Carraro, Ugo

Rehabilitation Medicine for Elderly Patients

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Table of contents

Part I. Part I

1. Physical Activity and Rehabilitation in Elderly
Walter R. Frontera

2. Aging Brain and Neurological Changes
Håkon Ihle-Hansen, Hege Ihle-Hansen

3. Age-Related Changes in Body Composition and Energy Metabolism
G. Sergi, C. Trevisan, B. M. Zanforlini, N. Veronese, E. Manzato

4. Sarcopenia and Aging
Marco Invernizzi, Alessio Baricich, Carlo Cisari

5. Physical Exercise and Aging
Antonio Paoli

6. Safe Antiaging Full-Body In-Bed Gym and FES for Lazy Persons: Home In-Bed Exercises for Fighting Muscle Weakness in Advanced Age
U. Carraro, K. Gava, A. Musumeci, A. Baba, F. Piccione, A. Marcante

7. Motivation and Rehabilitation in Older Patients
Carine Federspiel, Jean-Paul Steinmetz

8. Bed Rest Syndrome
F. Scarponi, M. Zampolini

9. Exercise for Frail Older Adults
A. Musumeci, A. Pignataro, E. Ferlito, V. Lazzari, H. Zatti, S. Masiero

10. Physical Therapy Modalities for Older Persons
A. Musumeci, J. V. Papathanasiou, E. Lena, C. Assenza, C. Giordani, C. Foti, L. Gobbo, S. Masiero

11. Functional Electrical Stimulation of Skeletal Muscles in Aging and Premature Aging
Helmut Kern, Ugo Carraro, Stefan Loefler, Christian Hofer, Sandra Zampieri, Winfried Mayr, Simona Boncompagni, Feliciano Protasi, Rosario Rizzuto, Marco Sandri, Antonio Musarò, Stefano Masiero, Amber Pond, Francesco Piccione, Andrea Marcante

12. The Contribution of Occupational Therapy: A Profession in Support of the Elderly
Mary Ardia, Yann Bertholom, Giovanna Caiata-Olgiati, Christian Pozzi, Heather L. Hammond

13. The Hand and the Occupational Therapy
F. Romagnoli, S. Tocco

14. Frail Elderly Persons and Smart Home Technologies
I. Johnson, P. Ianes

15. Thermal Rehabilitation of Geriatric Patients
C. Crotti, U. Solimene

16. Orthoses in Older Patients
S. Masiero, M. Mastrocostas, A. Musumeci

17. Taking Charge of the Lower Limb Amputee Patient: Evaluation Measures, Scales, and the Clinical Approach
Marco Traballesi, Giovanni Morone, Stefano Brunelli

18. Prosthetic Treatment in Elderly Population
Amedeo Amoresano, Gennaro Verni, Andrea Giovanni Cutti

19. Gerontechnology, Domotics, and Robotics
Patrizio Sale

20. Telemedicine and Physical Medicine
P. Rumeau

21. The Role of Nutrition in Rehabilitation of Older Adults
Cornel C. Sieber

22. Elderly Rehabilitation: A Clinical and Drug-Related Approach
Giulia Bellon, Marina Rui, Nicola Veronese, Enzo Manzato, Giuseppe Sergi

23. Clinical-Instrumental Evaluation of Elderly Patients During Rehabilitation
Jean-Paul Steinmetz, Elisabeth Bourkel

24. Muscle Assessment Using 3D Modeling and Soft Tissue CT Profiling
Paolo Gargiulo, Kyle J. Edmunds, Iris D. Arnadottir, Ugo Carraro, Magnus K. Gíslason

Part II. Part II

25. Rehabilitation of Older Patients with Rheumatic Diseases
Kerstin Mattukat, Christoph Schäfer, Inge Ehlebracht-König, Juliane Lamprecht

26. Cervical Pain, Lumbar Pain, and Sciatalgia
Andrea Furlan, Miriam Duso

27. Rehabilitation of Older Patients with Osteo-metabolic Disorders
Giovanni Iolascon, Francesca Gimigliano, Antimo Moretti, Emanuela Covella, Raffaele Gimigliano

28. Rehabilitation of Older Patients with Orthopedic Diseases
Antonio Frizziero, Giuseppe Gasparre, Filippo Vittadini, Andrea Pignataro, Marko Bonjako, Marta Valente, Valentina Copetti, Stefano Masiero

29. Rehabilitation for Older Patients with Musculoskeletal Oncologic Disease
G. Trovarelli, P. Ruggieri

30. Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Prevention of Blindness and Low-Vision Rehabilitation
Edoardo Midena, Elisabetta Pilotto, Enrica Convento

31. Rehabilitation in Diseases of the Sense Organs in Older Adults: Hearing and Balance
Roberto Bovo, Alessandro Castiglione, Alessandro Martini

32. Rehabilitation of Ageing People with Neurological Disorders
Alessandra Felice, Leonora Castiglia, Elena Demertzis, Laura Bernardi, Marie Ursin, Håkon Ihle-Hansen, Guri Hagberg, Ragnhild Munthe-Kaas, Hege Ihle-Hansen

33. Cognitive Rehabilitation in Healthy Aging
Clara Casco

34. Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy for Neurologic Diseases
Patrizio Sale, Giovanni Gentile

35. Neurobehavioral Rehabilitation of Visual Deficits in Older Patients
Clara Casco

36. Rehabilitation of Communicative-Pragmatic Ability and Ageing
Alberto Parola, Francesca M. Bosco

37. Neuropsychological Aspects of Language in Older Adults
Andrea Marini

38. Rehabilitation of Older People with Swallowing Disorders
Emelyne Grech, Erwan Mones, Isabelle Bourdel-Marchasson

39. The Aging Effects in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation
H. A. Cerrel Bazo, E. Demertzis, A. Musumeci

40. Peripheral Neuropathies and Rehabilitation of Older Patients
Chiara Briani, Luca Padua

41. Rehabilitation of Older Patients with Mental Disorders
Raffaele Gimigliano, Antimo Moretti, Francesca Gimigliano, Anna Mazzola, Giovanni Iolascon

42. Cardiac Rehabilitation in the Elderly Patients
Francesco Cacciatore, Pasquale Abete

43. Rehabilitation in Older Patients with Peripheral Arterial Disease
Adriana Visonà

44. Exercise Training Modalities in Lower Limb Peripheral Artery Disease
Stefano Lanzi, Lucia Mazzolai, Luca Calanca

45. Lymphedema Rehabilitation of the Elderly
Gert Apich

46. Pulmonary Rehabilitation in the Elderly
Beatrice Nordio, Marco Poletti, Silvia Iovino, Andrea Vianello

47. Postoperative Rehabilitation of Elderly Patients
Jannis V. Papathanasiou

48. Rehabilitation of Older Patients with Chronic Kidney Diseases
Domenico Intiso

49. Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation of the Elderly
Paolo Benedetto

50. Physical Activity and Sexual Function in Older People
Paolo Benedetto

51. Rehabilitation Treatment in Older Cancer Patients
Antonella Brunello, Giuseppe Lombardi, Vittorina Zagonel

52. Cancer and Physical Activity
A. Musumeci, S. Masiero

53. Rehabilitation for Palliative Care and End-of-Life Management
Sophie Pautex

Part III. Part III

54. Inpatient Rehabilitation Units: Age and Comorbidities Are Not Relevant if Admission Fits the Mission
Luigi Tesio

55. Healthcare and Rehabilitation for the Elderly in Italy
Paolo Boldrini

56. Healthcare Rehabilitation Organization for the Elderly in Greece
Xanthi Michail

57. Long-Term Care for Older People in England
Raphael Wittenberg

Keywords: Medicine & Public Health, Geriatrics/Gerontology, Rehabilitation Medicine, Neurology, Cardiology, Oncology

Publication year
Practical Issues in Geriatrics
Page amount
23 pages
Medicine, Health Care, Mode
Printed ISBN

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