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Table of Contents.
Physical Rehabilitation: an Overview.
1: Understanding Rehabilitation Medicine.
2: The Components of Physical Rehabilitation.
3: What Is a Disability?.
4: Types of Disabilities.
5: Disability and Health Information for Women with Disabilities.
6: Disability and Health Information for People with Disabilities.
7: Disability and Health Information for Family Caregivers.
8: Rehabilitation Facilities.
9: Healthy Living for People with Disability.
Focus Areas of Physical Rehabilitation.
10: Comprehensive Multidisciplinary Team Approach.
11: Orthopedic and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation.
13: Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation.
14: Pediatric Rehabilitation.
15: Geriatric Rehabilitation.
16: Sports Injury Rehabilitation.
17: Ortho-Bionomy: Painless Self-Care.
18: Chronic Myofascial Pain and Treatment Options.
19: Rehabilitation Engineering.
Treatment Plans, Exercise Regimens, and Physical Modalities.
20: Physical Therapy Assessments and Evaluation.
21: Modalities Used during Physical Therapy.
22: Therapeutic Exercises for Improving Motor Function.
23: Manual Therapy—Hands On.
24: Occupational Therapy Assessments and Evaluation.
25: Occupational Therapy Interventions Chapter Contents.
26: Functional Mobility.
27: Speech and Language Assessments and Therapeutic Intervention Chapter Contents.
28: Upper-Limb Prostheses.
29: Lower-Limb Prostheses.
30: Bionic Movements.
31: Community-Based Rehabilitation.
32: Using Virtual Reality to Improve Health.
33: Latest Trends in Fitness and Exercise.
Physical Limitations: Impact and Coping.
34: Impact of Disability on Family and Caregivers.
35: Change in Family Relationships after a Disability.
36: Impact of Disability on Society.
37: Health Promotion in People with Disability.
38: Use of Yoga, Meditation, and Chiropractic for Physical Limitations.
Populations with Distinctive Physical Rehabilitation Concerns.
39: How to Exercise with Limited Mobility.
40: Early Intervention among Children.
41: Physical Activity during Pregnancy.
42: The Importance of Sports for People with a Disability.
43: Early Mobilization and Rehabilitation in Critically Ill Patients.
44: Physical Therapy for Healthy Aging.
Rehabilitation for Major Diseases or Conditions.
46: Depression Associated with Injury.
47: Obesity and Disability.
48: Vestibular and Balance Disorders.
Disability Inclusion and Support Services.
49: Disability Inclusion.
50: Rehabilitative and Assistive Technology.
51: Benefits for Children with Disabilities.
52: Community Support for Parents with Disabilities.
53: Housing Support for People with Disabilities.
54: Financial Support for People with Disabilities.
55: Insurance Benefits for People with Disabilities.
56: Transport Facilities for People with Disabilities.
57: Finding Meaningful Employment.
58: Speech-to-Speech Relay Service.
Additional Help and Information.
Glossary of Terms Related to Physical Rehabilitation.
Directory of Organizations That Provide Information about Physical Rehabilitation.