publication . Article . 2009

What is Bobath? A survey of UK stroke physiotherapists' perceptions of the content of the Bobath concept to treat postural control and mobility problems after stroke

Tyson, Sarah F.; Connell, L. A.; Busse, M. E.; Lennon, S.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2009 Journal: Disability and Rehabilitation, volume 31, pages 448-457 (issn: 0963-8288, eissn: 1464-5165, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Informa UK Limited
  • Country: New Zealand
Abstract
Objective. The aim of this study was to identify which interventions used to treat postural control and mobility are considered part of the Bobath concept (BC).Design. Hospital-based UK stroke physiotherapists identified interventions which they perceived to be part of the BC from a pre-published list of interventions used to treat postural control and mobility problems. Interventions that >75% of participants felt were part of the BC were classified as ‘definitely Bobath’. Interventions that <25% felt were part of the BC were classified as ‘definitely not Bobath’. Other interventions were classified as ‘unsure’; those indentified by 50–74% of participants as pa...
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free text keywords: Balance, Physiotherapy, /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/2700/2742, Rehabilitation, Perception, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Psychological intervention, Alternative medicine, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Physical therapy, Stroke, medicine.disease, Bobath concept, Postural control, Physical medicine and rehabilitation, business.industry, business
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publication . Article . 2009

What is Bobath? A survey of UK stroke physiotherapists' perceptions of the content of the Bobath concept to treat postural control and mobility problems after stroke

Tyson, Sarah F.; Connell, L. A.; Busse, M. E.; Lennon, S.;