This is a practical guide for Occupational Therapists and others who provide services to people who have Duchenne muscular dystrophy. The goal of the book is to deepen the readers understanding of the support that occupational therapists can offer to families who are affected by this condition. Written by experienced occupational therapists with a special interest in Duchenne muscular dystrophy. The book will provide information and support to therapists who may be working in isolation, or who rarely work with this client group. It is for the experienced therapist as well as the student. Each chapter of this book gives a clear and comprehensive description of different aspects of occupational therapy assessments and interventions.INTRODUCTION Occupational therapists involved in the manual handling of children, young people and adults have a ... All risk assessments and manual handling practices should take into account the current legislation relating to the safetyanbsp;...
|Title||:||Occupational Therapy and Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy|
|Author||:||Kate Stone, Claire Tester, Joy Blakeney, Alex Howarth, Hether McAndrew, Nicola Traynor, Mary McCutcheon, Ruth Johnston|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2007-09-27|