Study protocol to a nationwide prospective cohort study on return to gainful occupation after stroke in Denmark 1996 - 2006
- Appendix I: Objectives, Scope, and Methodology. // GAO Reports;1/26/2009, p33
The objectives, scope and methodology that relate to articles that appeared in this issue are presented.
- Considering Work for People Living with HIV/AIDS: Evaluating of a Group Employment Counseling Program. Kohlenberg, Betty; Watts, Meredith W. // Journal of Rehabilitation;Jan-Mar2003, Vol. 69 Issue 1, p22
Presents information on a study which evaluated a pilot program that was created to meet the needs of people living with HIV/AIDS considering a possible return to work after varying periods of absence from the work force. Description of the Making a Plan group counseling program; Methodology of...
- Supervisors’ views on employer responsibility in the return to work process. A focus group study. Holmgren, Kristina; Ivanoff, Synneve Dahlin // Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation;Mar2007, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p93
Background: Supervisorsâ€™ attitudes and measures have been pointed out by employees to influence the return to work process. The purpose of this study was to explore supervisorsâ€™ views on employer responsibility in the return to work process and factors influencing the support of...
- Vocational Rehabilitation Program for Persons with Occupational Deafness. Li, Eria Ping-Ying; Li-Tsang, Cecilia Wai-Ping; Lee, Tsor-Kui; Lee, Gladys Wai-Man; Lam, Eddie Chi-Fung // Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation;Dec2006, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p503
Introduction: A pilot return-to-work program based on the concept of work readiness and three-month job placement with support was developed to enable people with occupational deafness to return to the workforce. Methods: A convenient sample of six male persons with occupational deafness...
- Helping your injured worker patients return to work. Montgomerie, Andrew // British Columbia Medical Journal;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p294
The article offers information on the rehabilitation programs and services provided by WorkSafeBC to help injured workers in British Columbia achieve a safe return to work and independent life. It notes the Occupational Rehabilitation 1 is centered on physical and functional conditioning and...
- Weakness in a lower limb compared with the other side. // Age & Ageing;Sep2009, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p502
The article discusses a study which found that rehabilitation after stroke may leave the affected lower limb weak while the unaffected side even stronger, thus accentuating imbalance between the sides.
- Corrigendum. // Clinical Rehabilitation;Apr2010, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p383
A correction to the article â€œCommunication outcome after stroke: a new measure of the carerâ€™s perspectiveâ€ that was published in a previous issue is presented.
- addiction, the addict, and career: considerations for the employment counselor. Graham, Matthew D. // Journal of Employment Counseling;Dec2006, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p168
Employment counselors have been resistant to working with persons in recovery from addiction except under the strictest of criteria. This article examines the relationship between this resistance and the concepts of addiction and addict. Following this is an examination of substance abuse...
- Return to work following disabling occupational injury - facilitators of employment continuation. Young, Amanda E. // Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health;Oct2010, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p473
Objective Return to work following occupational injury is an important rehabilitation milestone; however, it does not mark the end of the return-to-work process. Following a return to the workplace, workers can experience difficulties that compromise their rehabilitation gains. Although there...