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Post-stroke rehabilitation devices offered via the Internet: Based on randomized controlled evidence?
In 2013, there were 25.7 million stroke survivors and 6.5 million stroke-related deaths. Previous studies have indicated that approximately 40% of stroke survivors remain with functional impairments and need physical ...
Assessment of Rehabilitation Infrastructure in Peru
Objective: To assess rehabilitation infrastructure in Peru in terms of the World Health Organization (WHO) health systems building blocks. Design: Anonymous quantitative survey; questions were based on the WHO's Guidelines ...
Interrater Reliability Across 7 Established Risk Stratification Protocols in Cardiac Rehabilitation
Objective: To analyze the interrater agreement among physiotherapists in using 7 risk stratification (RS) protocols to evaluate participants of cardiac rehabilitation (CR) and the main factors associated with disagreements ...
Cardiorespiratory and skeletal muscle damage due to COVID-19: making the urgent case for rehabilitation
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2021-03-05)
Introduction: It has become increasingly evident that COVID-19 contributes to multiorgan pathophysiology. The systemic inflammatory response increases both pro-inflammatory cytokine and chemokine levels, leading to immune ...
DEVELOPING THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATION MEDICINE (ISPRM): FOLLOWING THROUGH
(FOUNDATION REHABILITATION INFORMATION, 2011)
In 2008 the International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM) started an initiative to systematically develop its capacity and its internal and external policy agenda. This paper sums up achievements ...
Design Methodology for Rehabilitation Robots: Application in an Exoskeleton for Upper Limb Rehabilitation
(MDPI APPLIED SCIENCES, 2021)
Maintenance of gains, morbidity, and mortality at 1 year following cardiac rehabilitation in a middle-income country: a wait-list control crossover trial
(Universidade Federal de Minas GeraisBrasilEEF - DEPARTAMENTO DE FISIOTERAPIAUFMG, 2019-02)
Referral to rehabilitation services of patients discharged from a general hospital with a potentially disabling condition Características de la población y las atenciones de rehabilitación que recibe en un hospital general
(Sociedad Medica de Santiago, 2017)
© 2017, Sociedad Medica de Santiago. All rights reserved. Background: Patients discharged from general hospitals with a potentially disabling condition can benefit in their recovery with the aid of physical medicine and ...
Pulmonary rehabilitation for patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)
As a highly infectious respiratory tract disease, coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) can cause respiratory, physical, and psychological dysfunction in patients. Therefore, pulmonary rehabilitation is crucial for both ...