Rood method

Rood method

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a method of neuromuscular treatment that views the nervous system as hierarchical and is used for individuals with mobility problems. It emphasizes the use of sensory inputs to produce and modify motor responses; the developmental stage and abilities of the patient are used in developing purposeful responses.
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