Mobility in Parkinson's Disease
Home Exercises, Transfers and Movement Advice
E. van Wegen, I. Burgers, C. de Goede
This book, especially designed for people with Parkinson's Disease, offers a source for exercises, advice and instructions for daily exercises and mobility. Furthermore, it provides a great resource for other health care professionals such as physiotherapists, PD-nurses and occupational therapists.
The instructions, exercises and advice are meant to facilitate the patient's mobility and daily life activities, such as walking, rising from chair, turning over in bed and keeping balance. It also serves as a manual for improving flexibility, relaxation and overall physical condition. The text is supported by more than 200 photo's. The enclosed DVD contains over 50 high-quality video examples.
The authors are all health care professionals, physical therapists and researchers, specializing in the field of Parkinson's Disease.
This special WFN-edition has been made possible by the voluntary contributions of writers, editors and publisher, and its printing is sponsored by the WFN Association of Parkinsonism and Related Disorders, in order to be distributed among the participants in WFN-APRD organised educational congresses in less wealthy countries all over the world.
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