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A problem solving approach to the assessment and treatment of individual with disturbances of function, movement, and tone due to a lesion of the CNS (UMNL).

NDT (Bobath Concept)

2

Optimize function, improvement in postural control, selective movement though handling.

Treatment Goals

3

Person is able to relate to the environment in an efficient and variable manner.

Function (Goals)

4

____ normal movement patterns.

Emphasize

5

Avoid using ____ movements.

Synergy Patterns

6

_____ associated reactions. Example: yawning, sneezing then returning to synergy pattern.

Inhibit

7

Treatment sessions address ___ tasks.

Functional

8

Treat the patient as a ____ carefully analyzing how each part interacts in accomplishing functional tasks.

Whole

9

Integrate the _____ side into functional activity.

Involved

10

There is no ___ or ___ side.

Bad or Good

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Proximal key points.

Trunk

12

Distal key points.

Limbs

13

Best positions

Sitting or Standing

14

Gives time for processing and responding to input. After there is a lesion, there is a certain amount of lag time.

Move slowly

15

Easiest to most difficult.

Isometrics, Eccentrics, Concentrics

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What touch is used by therapist?

Firm pressure, soft hands.