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A GUIDE FOR POST-POLIOS DO'S AND DON'TS GENERAL THERAPIES AND THINGS TO AVOID
A GUIDE FOR POST-POLIOS DO’S AND DON’TS GENERAL THERAPIES AND THINGS TO AVOIDThe following information has been made available with the permission of the Easter Seal Society of Washington. The opinions expressed are those of the individual …pps-post-polio-survivorsgeneral-therapies guide polio post-polio
Airway Secretion Clearance by Mechanical Exsufflation for Post-Poliomyelitis Ventilator-Assisted Individuals
Airway Secretion Clearance by Mechanical Exsufflation for Post-Poliomyelitis Ventilator-Assisted IndividualsBach JR, Smith WH, Michaels J, Saporito L, Alba AS, Dayal P, Pan J. Airway secretion clearance by mechanical exsufflation for post-poliomyelitis ventilator-assisted individuals. Arch …health-professionalsairway-secretion-clearance airways cough dr-bach exsufflation mechanical-ventilation post-poliomyelitis respiratory-paralysis respiratory-therapy ventilator-assisted1993
Dr. Henry writes about UTI – Urinary Tract InfectionA UTI is a urinary tract infection. These infections might also be called bladder infections or cystitis. Some of you may have heard of “honeymoon …dr-henry-writesdr-henry-writes uti1997
Eddie Bollenbach Biographical DetailsEddie Bollenbach Biohealth-professionalseddie-bollenbach
Health and Demographic Characteristics of Polio Survivors
Health and Demographic Characteristics of Polio SurvivorsSince 1985, the Louisville and Ashland, Kentucky chapters of the Polio Survivors Organization have collected questionnaire data from polio survivors. The questionnaires included data on: …health-professionalsbreathing-problems characteristics depression fatigue health-problems polio-history polio-survivor post-polio sandra-s-french-and-g-sam-sloss social-and-demographic-data types-of-polio1999
Pathophysiology and diagnosis of post-polio syndrome
Pathophysiology and diagnosis of post-polio syndromeAuthor(s): Daria A. Trojan, Neil R. Cashman Original Publication: NeuroRehabilitation 8 (1997) 83-92 Abstract/Extract: Post-poliomyelitis syndrome is defined as a clinical syndrome of new weakness, …health-professionalsdiagnosis pathophysiology poliomyelitis1995
Polio Biology I An Introduction to the Virus - Eddie Bollenbach
Polio Biology I An Introduction to the Virus – Eddie BollenbachIt may surprise you to know that we don’t understand where viruses originally came from. Yet for every life form on the planet there is …health-professionals polio-biologyeddie-bollenbach polio-biology virus1998
Polio Biology II Post-Polio Syndrome's Elusive Etiology
Polio Biology II Post-Polio Syndrome’s Elusive EtiologyIn science, self-satisfaction is death. Personal self-satisfaction is the death of the scientist. Collective self-satisfaction is the death of the research. It is restlessness, anxiety, …eddie-bollenbachpost-polio-syndrome pps1999
Polio Biology III What About If We Need The Virus Later?
Polio Biology III What About If We Need The Virus Later?Viruses are tricky creatures. We don’t understand everything about them. Until recently we didn’t even know how polio got inside the cells it infects.health-professionals polio-biologyeddie-bollenbach polio-biology virus1999
Polio Biology IV Polio And Limiting Variables
Polio Biology IV Polio And Limiting VariablesIn the natural sciences the topic of “limiting reagents” presents a challenge to undergraduate college students. A typical problem involving “limiting reagents” goes something like …eddie-bollenbach health-professionals polio-biologylimiting-reagents natural-sciences pps1999
Polio Biology IX Peering at Post-Polio Syndrome under the Microscope
Polio Biology IX Peering at Post-Polio Syndrome under the MicroscopeAt times, under the microscope, muscle biopsies of PPS patients show the loss of entire groups of fibers as happens in ALS. However, in ALS …health-professionals polio-biologyeddie-bollenbach microscope polio-biology post-polio post-polio-syndrome2000
Polio Biology V How To Avoid Limiting Variables While Exercising
Polio Biology V How To Avoid Limiting Variables While ExercisingIt seems that we with PPS are in an awful fix. We have aches and pains and weakness which others can often counter with exercise. …health-professionals polio-biologyeddie-bollenbach exercising polio-biology1999
Polio Biology VI The Polio War and Vaccine Strategy
Polio Biology VI The Polio War and Vaccine StrategyThe beginning of the end for polio arrived in 1955 when the Salk vaccine was released for general use. The Salk vaccine is a concoction …health-professionals polio-biologyeddie-bollenbach polio-biology salk-vaccine vaccine1999
Polio Biology VII Holistic Polio
Polio Biology VII Holistic PolioAfter reading some recent articles on nerve and muscle function I started thinking about Post-Polio Syndrome and how closely a skeletal muscle fiber and attached …health-professionals polio-biologyeddie-bollenbach holistic-polio muscle-fibers muscle-function nerves polio-biology post-polio-syndrome1999
Polio Biology VIII Post-Polio Pathogenesis
Polio Biology VIII Post-Polio PathogenesisThere are words we use to describe aspects of pathology, which means the study of disease. Often, when we look for a clue to unlock …eddie-bollenbach health-professionalspathogenesis1999
Polio Biology X In PPS Manual Muscle Testing Problems Arise From Judgement and Biology
Polio Biology X In PPS Manual Muscle Testing Problems Arise From Judgement and BiologyWhen acute polio struck it was essential to measure the extent of paralysis quickly. One of the techniques used was manual muscle testing.health-professionals polio-biologybiology eddie-bollenbach manual-muscle-testing polio-biology2000
Polio Biology XI The Biology of FatigueOf course we with post-polio syndrome live with fatigue. It is a much more common state for us and does not abate easily and normally …health-professionals polio-biologyeddie-bollenbach fatigue polio-biology
Polio Biology XII Genetics of the Post-Polio SyndromeFour points (genes) on rat chromosomes labeled VRA1, VRA2, VRA3, and VRA4 acted to determine susceptibility to late neurodegeneration.health-professionals polio-biologyeddie-bollenbach genetics polio-biology post-polio
Polio FeetThere’s a reason you have cold feet – but you can keep warm and stay coolhealth-professionals1996 feet richard-bruno
Polio returns to haunt G.P.’sUp to two thirds of people who suffered paralytic polio as children are likely to develop new symptoms similar to motor neurone disease. They present …health-professionalsgp-november-1992 motor-neurone-disease thomas-moore
Poliomyelitis1996 is polio awareness year. This paper reviews the clinical syndrome of acute paralytic poliomyelitis and its sequelae. We discuss epidemiological studies of the syndrome …health-professionalsaj-williams d-kidd poliomyelitis post-polio post-polio-syndrome rs-howard
Poliomyelitis and the Post-Polio SyndromeIn the first half of the this century, epidemics of poliomyelitis (polio) ravaged the world. In the epidemic of 1952, over 20,000 Americans developed paralytic …health-professionalsdr-jubelt
POST-POLIO SEQUELAE: Physiological and Psychological OverviewWhen the Salk and Sabin vaccines brought an end to the annual summer nightmare of polio epidemics, most Americans simply forgot about polio. Even many …health-professionalscold-intolerance fatigue m-div muscles nancy-m-frick pain polio-wall rehabilitation respiratory richard-l-bruno sabin salk vaccines
Post-Polio Syndrome: Pathophysiology and Clinical ManagementPost-polio syndrome (PPS) is a progressive neuromuscular syndrome characterized by symptoms of weakness, fatigue, pain in muscles and joints, and breathing and swallowing difficulties. Survivors …health-professionalsanne-carrington-gawne exercise fatigue lauro-s-halstead pain-therapy poliomyelitis post-polio-syndrome respiratory weakness
PPS and IntimacyStudies for aging show that sex is still a very important part of life even as our endurance decreases and our libidos fade. Humans are …health-professionalsdr-richard-bruno intimacy libidos linda-van-aken-and-henry-holland-md pps sex
Predictive Factors for Post-Poliomyelitis SyndromePost-poliomyelitis syndrome (PPS) is generally defined as a clinical syndrome of new weakness, fatigue, and pain in individuals who have previously recovered from acute paralytic …health-professionalsacute-polio catherine-m-tansey daria-a-trojan fatigue john-m-esdaile md msc neil-r-cashman paralytic-poliomyelitis phd post-polio post-poliomyelitis-syndrome stanley-shapiro weakness
Pulmonary dysfunction and its management in post-polio patientsRespiratory dysfunction is extremely common and entails considerable risk of morbidity and mortality for individuals with past poliomyelitishealth-professionalsartificial-ventilation dr-bach obstructive-sleep-apnea-syndrome poliomyelitis post-polio-sequelae pulmonary-dysfunction rehabilitation
Pulmonary Dysfunction and Sleep Disordered Breathing as Post-Polio Sequelae: Evaluation and ManagementPost-polio sequelae can include sleep disordered breathing and chronic alveolar hypoventilation (CAH).health-professionalsbreathing dr-bach evaluation management post-polio-sequelae pulmonary-dysfunction sleep-disorder
The Late Effects of Polio The British Polio Fellowship20-30 years later some of these people are now experiencing new symptoms for which they need to seek help.health-professionalsclinical-guidelines late-effects post-polio
Tips for PhysiotherapistsTaken from the South Alberta PPSG Newsletter – PP Echoeshealth-professionals1997 physiotherapists pp-echoes
Unusual Cases: Post Polio syndromePatients who thought they had long ago conquered the weakness and disability of polio are now being visited by an unwelcome reminder of their childhood …health-professionalsdr-ballinger paul-ballinger post-polio-sequelae unusual-cases
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