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Different Areas of Physiotherapy

Edited by Mintaze Kerem Gunel

Hacettepe University, Turkey

Different Areas of Physiotherapy provides comprehensive coverage of the key issues and perspectives in the field of physical therapy and rehabilitation. Physiotherapy as a treatment is used to develop, maintain, and restore maximum movement and functional ability throughout the lifespan. This book provides guidance for allied health professionals treating posture and movement difficulties resulting from conditions such as Parkinson's disease, stroke, and others. In addition to content on problem-solving and basic decision-making in the practice setting, this volume includes case studies to help consolidate and apply learning.

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Different Areas of PhysiotherapyEdited by Mintaze Kerem Gunel

Published: September 4th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.76695

ISBN: 978-1-78985-590-6

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-589-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-323-0

Copyright year: 2019

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5393 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

1 Web of Science Citations

4 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation

By Mintaze Kerem Gunel, Cemil Ozal and Duygu Turker


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2. Movement Rehabilitation in Physiotherapy after Stroke: The Role of Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy

By Auwal Abdullahi


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3. Postural Control in Individuals with Parkinson’s Disease

By Marialuisa Gandolfi, Nicola Valè, Mirko Filippetti, Eleonora Kirilova Dimitrova, Christian Geroin, Alessandro Picelli and Nicola Smania


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4. Physical Rehabilitation in the Management of Symptomatic Adult Scoliosis

By Shu-Yan Ng, Tsz-Ki Ho and Yin-Ling Ng


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