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2 edition of The phantom limb found in the catalog.

The phantom limb

Morten Koch Andersen

The phantom limb

failing judicial systems, torture, and human rights work in Sri Lanka : a study of police torture in Sri Lanka

by Morten Koch Andersen

  • 119 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Rehabilitation and Research Centre for Torture Victims, Asian Human Rights Commission in Denmark, Hong Kong .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights,
  • Administration of Criminal justice,
  • Police brutality,
  • Torture

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [69]-72).

    StatementMorten Koch Andersen and Basil Fernando
    ContributionsFernando, Basil, Rehabilitation and Research Centre for Torture Victims, Asian Human Rights Commission
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV8242.8.A2 (H5)+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. ;
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24887199M
    ISBN 109789628314478
    LC Control Number2011323879

    Try to relax in a way that works for you. Do deep breathing or pretend to relax the missing arm or leg. Reading, listening to music, or doing something that takes your mind off the pain may help. You may also try taking a warm bath if your surgery wound is completely healed.   What causes these phantom limb sensations? Joshua W. Pate explains how the brain reacts to a missing limb. Lesson by Joshua W. .

      “A phantom limb turns out to be essential for walking. When a prosthesis is strapped on, the phantom shoots out and ‘fills’ it. The brain then begins to accept the artificial leg as though it were part of the body, able to be used for walking.” In essence, this story is the missing limb, the way the mind deals with the pain and grief in 5/5. Phantom Limb: A Daniel Rinaldi Thriller #4 “At the start of Palumbo’s twisty fourth Daniel Rinaldi mystery (after ’s Night Terrors), the psychologist, who consults for the Pittsburgh PD, receives a visitor one afternoon he last saw posing in Playboy almost 30 years earlier.

    experienced phantom limb sensations immediately after amputation, 32% within 24 h and 34% within a few weeks. Onset is not affected by the limb amputated or the place where the amputation is made (Sunderland, ). Duration In many cases the phantom is present initially for a few days or weeks, then gradually fades from consciousness. In others,File Size: KB. Civil War veterans, of course, were well aware of phantom limb syndrome before Mitchell coined the term in It was ubiquitous among amputees, although they were sometimes reluctant to Author: Alicia Puglionesi.


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