Management of Poliomyelitis (2015)



This publication describes the rehabilitation interventions and assistive devices which can help people with chronic poliomyelitis to become more independent, engage in education or work and join in the social life of their community. It is targeted at rehabilitation personnel (doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, social workers, community workers, etc.) involved in the rehabilitation of persons with disabilities, and is based on the results of a wide-ranging rehabilitation assessment of people with poliomyelitis in Tajikistan. This information booklet is dedicated to all people with poliomyelitis in Tajikistan and to their families.