Pediatric Stroke Rehabilitation: An Interprofessional...

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Author Atkinson Et Al
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Pediatric Stroke Rehabilitation: An Interprofessional and Collaborative Approachis a ground
eaking text designed to enhance the practice of all health care providers, enrich discussion, and emphasize the interdisciplinary nature of managing best outcomes for a child who has had a stroke. Evidence-based practice is threaded throughout the text with an emphasis on recovery vs. compensation, goal achievement, and outcome measurement.In conjunction with the interdisciplinary contributions from a wide variety of health care professionals, Drs. Heather Atkinson, Kim Nixon-Cave, and Sa
ina E. Smith aim to provide the necessary tools to effectively treat children with stroke.The first section reviews the medical fundamentals, covering all major types of strokes. The second section ofPediatric Stroke Rehabilitationfocuses on the core of the matter, rehabilitation. The final section expands the understanding of the child's recovery to the family, community, and school environment.Select chapters include:Personal vignettes written by family members of children who have had a stroke that provides insight into the impact a stroke can have on the child and familyA family focus box to summarize the main points of the chapter to provide the best tools for caregivers to advocate for their childA case study related to the content and family perspectivePediatric Stroke Rehabilitationalso utilizes the World Health Organization'sInternational Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health(ICF) framework throughout.Instructors in educational settings can visit for additional materials to be used in the classroom.Pediatric Stroke Rehabilitation: An Interprofessional and Collaborative Approachis an interdisciplinary and invaluable resource for students and clinicians to understand and apply effective evidence-based practice and treatment approaches for childhood stroke. The text will also be of interest to healthcare professionals, specifically physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists, physicians, neuropsychologists, nurses, and educators, who work with children who have experienced a stroke.

Table of Contents
DedicationAbout the EditorsContributing AuthorsForeword by Rebecca Ichord, MDIntroductionSection IPediatric Stroke: Medical Management and the Continuum of CareChapter 1 Childhood Arterial Ischemic StrokeAdam Kirton, MD, MsC, FRCPCChapter 2 Perinatal Arterial Ischemic StrokeSa
ina E. Smith, MD, PhDChapter 3 Cere
al Sinovenous Thrombosis in ChildrenMubeen F. Rafay, MB.BS, FCPS, MScChapter 4 Intracere
al Hemorrhage in Neonates and ChildrenShih-Shan Lang, MD and Gregory G. Heuer, MD, PhDChapter 5 The Provision of Rehabilitation Medicine Across the Continuum of Care in PediatricStrokePhillip R. Bryant, DOSection IIOptimizing Functional Outcomes After Pediatric StrokeChapter 6 Examination and Evaluation of Neuromotor Function in Children With StrokeHeather L. Atkinson, PT, DPT, NCS and Susan V. Duff, EdD, MPT, OTR/L, CHTChapter 7 Intervention for Functional Motor Skills in Children With StrokeHeather L. Atkinson, PT, DPT, NCS; Mardee Greenham, PhD;Anna Cooper, BOT, GC Paediatric OT; and Anne Gordon, PhD, MSc, BAppScChapter 8 Communication and Feeding in Children With StrokeAmy Colin, MA, CCC-SLP and Elizabeth Yeh, MA, CCC-SLPChapter 9 Cognitive Changes and Potential in Children With StrokeAmanda Fuentes, PhD, C Psych and Robyn Westmacott, PhD, C Psych, ABPPChapter 10 Behavioral and Emotional Functioning in Children With StrokeLauren Krivitzky, PhD, ABPP-CN and Danielle Bosenbark, PhDSection IIIThe Child's Environment: Family and CommunityIntroductionKim Nixon-Cave, PT, PhD, PCSChapter 11 The Family and Child's Environment in Children With StrokeLois J. Robbins, DSW, LSW and Kim Nixon-Cave, PT, PhD, PCSChapter 12 Educational Needs of a Child/Adolescent Following a StrokeElisa Olson D'Achille, MEd and Juliana Bloom, PhDChapter 13 Prevention to Poststroke Rehabilitation: Lifelong Management, Advocacy, and Resources forChildren With StrokeKim Nixon-Cave, PT, PhD, PCS and Mary Kay BallasiotesFinancial DisclosuresIndex.