Rehabilitation medicine: introduction to the series
- Rehabilitation research and development in physical medicine in Japan: A historical and... Ueda, Satoshi // Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development;May95, Vol. 32 Issue 2, pIx
Reports on the status of rehabilitation research and physical medicine in Japan. Transition of the target of service from children to the elderly; Professional organizations and professional education; Trends in rehabilitation research and development.
- Physical medicine and rehabilitation. Brandstater, Murray E.; Brown, Scott E. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;6/19/96, Vol. 275 Issue 23, p1843
Focuses on advances in physical medicine and rehabilitation. Recognition of the efficacy and cost-benefit of rehabilitation which has led to a major expansion of hospital-based rehabilitation services; Role of psychiatrists in the medical management of patients in acute rehabilitation; Progress...
- What is special about a specialist in rehabilitation? Wade, Derick T // Clinical Rehabilitation;Feb99, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p2
Editorial. Addresses the nature of the speciality of rehabilitation. Rehabilitation as a team activity; Skills needed in rehabilitation specialists; Specialization within rehabilitation.
- REHABILITATION. // U.S. News & World Report;7/12/2004, Vol. 137 Issue 1, p117
Presents a list of the top 26 rehabilitation units at hospitals in the United States as of July 2004.
- St. Luke's-Cornwall Hospital opens new location. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;10/2/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 19, p34
The article reports on the opening of a new satellite facility by Saint Luke's Cornwall Hospital in New Paltz, New York. The effort is part of enhancing services for the company's growing southern Ulster patient base. The facility features a Center for Rehabilitation and some other offices for...
- PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION. // New York;6/14/2004, Vol. 37 Issue 21, p87
Presents information about the top physical medicine and rehabilitation practitioners in New York. Specialization; Contact information.
- Abstracts of recent literature. Edelstein, Joan // Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development;1993, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p445
Presents an abstract of the article `Intrasubject Variability of Selected Force-Platform Parameters in the Quantification of Postural Control,' by A.C.H. Geurts et al, reprinted from the `Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.' Variability of the root mean square (RMS) amplitude,...
- Rehabilitation Medicine Summit: Building Research Capacity--Executive Summary. Frontera, Walter J.; Fuhrer, Marcus J.; Jette, Alan M.; Chan, Leighton; Cooper, Rory A.; Duncan, Pamela W.; Kemp, John D.; Ottenbacher, Kenneth J.; Peckham, P. Hunter; Roth, Elliot J.; Tate, Denise G. // Physical Therapy;Feb2006, Vol. 86 Issue 2, p285
The general objective of the Rehabilitation Medicine Summit: Building Research Capacity was to advance and promote research in medical rehabilitation by making recommendations to expand research capacity. The 5 elements of research capacity that guided the discussions were: (1) researchers, (2)...
- Invited Commentary. Shields, Richard K. // Physical Therapy;Feb2006, Vol. 86 Issue 2, p299
The article presents a commentary on the prologue and executive summary of the "Rehabilitation Medicine Summit: Building Research Capacity." It proposes the implementation of a rehabilitation research model to help build research and training capacity. This model will be inclusive of all...
- Smart portable rehabilitation devices. Mavroidis, Constantinos; Nikitczuk, Jason; Weinberg, Brian; Danaher, Gil; Jensen, Katherine; Pelletier, Philip; Prugnarola, Jennifer; Stuart, Ryan; Arango, Roberto; Leahey, Matt; Pavone, Robert; Provo, Andrew; Yasevac, Dan // Journal of NeuroEngineering & Rehabilitation (JNER);2005, Vol. 2, p18
Background: The majority of current portable orthotic devices and rehabilitative braces provide stability, apply precise pressure, or help maintain alignment of the joints with out the capability for real time monitoring of the patient's motions and forces and without the ability for real time...