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Exercising after a stroke: do it yourself! By Rinske Maathuis et al.
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The exercise guide is a practical tool for patients to start exercising independently from day one after a stroke. The exercises are all easy to perform either lying in bed or sitting in a chair. The... More > exercises are divided into three levels of complexity each indicated by a different colour. As much as possible everyday activities are included in the given exercises. According to therapists, nurses and patients, the exercise guide is a powerful and low-cost tool to intensify rehabilitation treatment for patients after stroke without the need for extra personnel. The exercise guide was developed in 2010 in the Netherlands by the University Medical Centre Utrecht and Rehabilitation Centre De Hoogstraat in collaboration with professionals of seven hospitals, rehabilitation centers and nursing homes and patients of the Dutch stroke patients association. In 2013, the exercise guide was translated into English.< Less
Momma Just Shake It By Rachel Eagly
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How do you explain a stroke and aphasia to a young child? Aidan's momma helps him understand what happened when she had a stroke right after he was born. Through his questions, he learns how a... More > stroke impacts someone's life including their physical abilitites and their speech. Aidan and his momma tell a heartwarming story of love, determination and the courage to never give up.< Less
Life without Clots A By Larry Watters
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A story about how Larry Watters survived a stroke. Follow his path of recovery from living life, returning to work, and his marriage. ***NOTE*** This is the first 3 chapters of a proposed 8 (or so)... More > chapter book. It is for promotional and early reviews.< Less
Life without Clots A By Larry Watters
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A story about how Larry Watters survived a stroke. Follow his path of recovery from living life, returning to work, and his marriage. ***NOTE*** This is the first 3 chapters of a proposed 8 (or so)... More > chapter book. It is for promotional and early reviews.< Less
Come Back To Me By Jay Little
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I died on Tuesday afternoon, May 24th, 2011. I had just suffered sudden cardiac death. Yet somehow, I was revived, shocked back to life. Afterwards, a combination of doctors and technology worked on... More > restoring my physical body. Even after resuscitation, I was in critical condition, hanging on by a thread. Meanwhile, my mind wandered in oblivion for weeks. Against all odds, I survived. My physical recovery was miraculous and amazed everyone. But my emotional, mental, and spiritual recovery took much, much longer. Looking back on it now, I’m convinced my survival all started with a kiss and a whisper … come back to me. This is my story; a story of a 38-year old man who suffered a massive heart attack followed by a number of life-threatening complications. It is a story of the obstacles and miracles encountered along my path to recovery so that catharsis could do its job. A job made much easier now that the worst of the danger has passed and life has returned to as normal as it will ever be again.< Less
Come Back to Me: A Story of Dying and Everything After By Jay Little
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I died on Tuesday afternoon, May 24th, 2011. I had just suffered sudden cardiac death. Yet somehow, I was revived, shocked back to life. Next, a combination of doctors and technology worked on... More > restoring my physical body. Even after resuscitation, I was in critical condition, hanging on by a thread. Meanwhile my mind wandered in oblivion for weeks. Against all odds, I survived. My physical recovery was miraculous and amazed everyone. But my emotional, mental, and spiritual recovery have taken much, much longer. Looking back on it now, I’m convinced my survival all started with a kiss and a whisper … come back to me. This is my story. It is about a 38-year old man who suffered a massive heart attack followed by a number of life-threatening complications. It is a story of the obstacles and miracles encountered along my path to recovery so that catharsis could do its job. A job made much easier now that the worst of the danger has passed and life has returned to as normal as it will ever be again.< Less
What I Mean Is... By Hilary J. Dibben
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The first and only speech therapy book for adults, offering speech rehabilitation for those with high functioning speech disorders. (Important to note is that you may not even realize that you have a... More > speech disability: I didn't.) This book is very good value - it's equivalent to over 50 speech therapy sessions. Two people need to do these exercises - the patient and a caregiver or loved one. Your speech therapist can also use this book with you. This may be new work even for qualified therapists. A wonderful book, including hundreds of exercises, by top speech and language therapists and specialists Hilary Dibben and Anita Kess, published by ReBuildingYou Publications.< Less
Massage Therapy Training in Russian Medical Massage, The V-Method By Vladimir Bogatov, Pavel Sapojnikov
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This book is designed to be a textbook for massage therapy students and massage therapists as a basis to study Russian Medical Massage, The V-Method. It presents an introduction to Anatomy and... More > Physiology and the mechanism of massage action on the human body, illustrated through the Russian Medical Massage sequence. Also, this book presents The V-Method for Sport massage and rehabilitation, and treatment recommendations by using some strokes known as Swedish and Deep Tissue massage. This book is not a dogma, and will not bring you successful results without proper instruction and practice. However, it can help you to achieve your best.< Less
Handbook of Health and Behavior: Psychological Treatment Strategies for the Nursing Home Patient By Joseph M. Casciani, PhD
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This Handbook represents an innovative response to the trend toward increased medical complexity in nursing home patients, and to the demand for greater behavioral health collaboration in their... More > treatment plans. It is a portable reference guide for health care professionals who want to understand the recommended cognitive-behavioral approaches for the co-morbid psychological issues impacting medical conditions in nursing facilities, including diabetes, respiratory disease, obesity and chronic pain, and diagnoses requiring rehabilitation, such as stroke and fractures. An array of assessment measures are discussed, and cognitive-behavioral treatment protocols are reviewed for twelve acute and chronic medical conditions. This Handbook will serve as an indispensable tool to help patients mentally manage their disabling medical conditions.< Less
Handbook of Health and Behavior: Psychological Treatment Strategies for the Nursing Home Patient By Joseph M. Casciani, PhD
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This Handbook represents an innovative response to the trend toward increased medical complexity in nursing home patients, and to the demand for greater behavioral health collaboration in their... More > treatment plans. It is a portable reference guide for health care professionals who want to understand the recommended cognitive-behavioral approaches for the co-morbid psychological issues impacting medical conditions in nursing facilities, including diabetes, respiratory disease, obesity and chronic pain, and diagnoses requiring rehabilitation, such as stroke and fractures. An array of assessment measures are discussed, and cognitive-behavioral treatment protocols are reviewed for twelve acute and chronic medical conditions. This Handbook will serve as an indispensable tool to help patients mentally manage their disabling medical conditions.< Less