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Young people with a physical disability

PLATFORM HANDICAP AND ONTWIKKELINGSSAMENWERKING (PHOS)
1999

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This is the report of a seminar in Ghent which brought together young disabled people from Sri Lanka, Uganda and Romania. It includes papers on rights and the worldwide situation of young disabled people, and a debate on the life experiences of the participants from developing countries

Promoting independence following a stroke : a guide for therapists and professionals working in primary health care

DISABILITY AND REHABILITATION, WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION (WHO)
ASSOCIAZIONE ITALIANA AMICI DI RAOUL FOLLEREAU (AIFO)
1999

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This guide contains advice on how to plan and carry out a rehabilitation programme for someone who has had a stroke. The guide is intended for doctors and nurses, therapists who are involved in training mid-level rehabilitation workers, or for people who have had a stroke, their families and members of their communities

Promoting the development of infants and young children with spina bifida and hydrocephalus : a guide for mid-level rehabilitation workers

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION (WHO) Rehabilitation Unit
1996

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This manual explains the types, signs and causes of spina bifida and hydrocephalus describing how to assess the child’s level of development and complications. It gives suggestions on how to promote the child’s normal development, mobility, self-care and education with examples of equipment that can be made from local materials

Dressing for the child with cerebral palsy

BANERJEE, Ranu
KUNDU, Madhuchhanda
SARKAR, Pratiti Basu
1995

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This is one of a series of booklets giving advice on educating children with cerebral palsy in daily living skills. The clearly illustrated booklet outline techniques and strategies and explore problems

Feeding for the child with cerebral palsy

BANERJEE, Ranu
KUNDU, Madhuchhanda
BANERJEE, Arundhuti
1995

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This is one of a series of booklets giving advice on educating children with cerebral palsy in daily living skills. The clearly illustrated booklet outline techniques and strategies and explore problems

Toileting for the child with cerebral palsy

BANERJEE, Ranu
KUNDU, Madhuchhanda
GANGULY, Iti
1995

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This is one of a series of booklets giving advice on educating children with cerebral palsy in daily living skills. The clearly illustrated booklet outline techniques and strategies and explore problems

Cleanliness for the child with cerebral palsy

BANERJEE, Ranu
KUNDU, Madhuchhanda
BASU, Ruma
1995

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This is one of a series of booklets giving advice on educating children with cerebral palsy in daily living skills. The clearly illustrated booklet outline techniques and strategies and explore problems

Case-control study of intrapartum care, cerebral palsy, and perinatal death

Gaffney, Geraldine
1994

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There is an association between quality of intrapartum care and death. The findings also suggest an association between suboptimal care and cerebral palsy, but this seems to have a role in only a small proportion of all cases of cerebral palsy. The contribution of adverse antenatal factors in the origin of cerebral palsy needs further study

Sexuality and spinal cord injury : heterosexual women

HOOPER, Mandy
1993

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The booklet explores aspects of intimacy, love and sex in women with spinal cord injuries. The emphasis in this booklet is on issues of sexual identity, self-awareness, fears and anxieties, contraception and the prevention of sexually transmitted diseases

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