Chapter 24. Prevention and Treatment of Joint Problems in Children with Haemophilia

  1. E.C. Rodriguez-Merchan MD, PhD
  1. L. Heijnen and
  2. P.J.M. Helders

Published Online: 25 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470986929.ch24

The Haemophilic Joints: New Perspectives

The Haemophilic Joints: New Perspectives

How to Cite

Heijnen, L. and Helders, P.J.M. (2003) Prevention and Treatment of Joint Problems in Children with Haemophilia, in The Haemophilic Joints: New Perspectives (ed E.C. Rodriguez-Merchan), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470986929.ch24

Editor Information

  1. Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Service of Traumatology and Orthopaedic Surgery, Haemophilia Centre, La Paz University Hospital, Madrid, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405112307

Online ISBN: 9780470986929

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Keywords:

  • haemophilia;
  • physiotherapy;
  • rehabilitation;
  • prophylactic;
  • paediatric rehabilitation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Review of the literature describing physiotherapy and rehabilitation

  • Prophylactic exercises and sports

  • The changing panorama of paediatric rehabilitation

  • Functional diagnosis in paediatric rehabilitation

  • Outcome-orientated care

  • Conclusions