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dc.contributor.authorSimmonds, J.V.
dc.contributor.authorKeer, R.J.
dc.date.accessioned2011-06-07T15:20:46Z
dc.date.available2011-06-07T15:20:46Z
dc.date.issued2008
dc.identifier.citationSimmonds , J V & Keer , R J 2008 , ' Hypermobility and the hypermobility syndrome, Part 2 : assessment and management of hypermobility syndrome : illustrated via case studies ' , Manual Therapy , vol. 13 , no. 2 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.math.2007.11.001
dc.identifier.issn1356-689X
dc.identifier.otherPURE: 117871
dc.identifier.otherPURE UUID: 6ca7019d-0e26-4d9f-8f8b-25b407471d6d
dc.identifier.otherdspace: 2299/5918
dc.identifier.otherScopus: 40849106340
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2299/5918
dc.descriptionOriginal article can be found at : http://www.sciencedirect.com/ Copyright Elsevier [Full text of this article is not available in the UHRA]
dc.description.abstractJoint hypermobility syndrome (JHS) is a largely under-recognised and poorly understood multi-systemic hereditary connective tissue disorder which manifests in a variety of different clinical presentations. The assessment and management of patients with the syndrome is often complicated, requiring a comprehensive patient-centred approach and co-ordinated input from a range of medical, health and fitness professionals. The functional rehabilitation process is frequently lengthy, with education of the patient and family, sensitively prescribed and monitored physical therapy interventions and facilitation of lifestyle and behaviour modifications being the mainstay of the plan. Two typical but very different case studies are presented, each illustrating key aspects of the assessment and highlighting the variety of management strategies and techniques required by therapists to facilitate successful outcomes.en
dc.language.isoeng
dc.relation.ispartofManual Therapy
dc.subjecthypermobility syndrome
dc.subjectassessment
dc.subjectmanagement
dc.subjectfunctional rehabilitation
dc.titleHypermobility and the hypermobility syndrome, Part 2 : assessment and management of hypermobility syndrome : illustrated via case studiesen
dc.contributor.institutionDepartment of Allied Health Professions and Midwifery
dc.description.statusPeer reviewed
dcterms.dateAccepted2008
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rioxxterms.typeJournal Article/Review
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