Cross-validation of a machine learning algorithm that determines anterior cruciate ligament rehabilitation status and evaluation of its ability to predict future injury - Richter C, Petushek E, Grindem H, Franklyn-Miller A, Bahr R, Krosshaug T.
Classification algorithms determine the similarity of an observation to defined classes, e.g., injured or healthy athletes, and can highlight treatment targets or assess progress of a treatment. The primary aim was to cross-validate a previously developed ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Public Inspection: CMS: Medicare Program: Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Prospective Payment System for Federal Fiscal Year 2022 and Updates to the IRF Quality Reporting Program; Payment for Complex Rehabilitative Wheelchairs and Related Accessories (Including Seating Systems) and Seat and Back Cushions Furnished in Connection with Such Wheelchairs
Pre-publication notice of final rule from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) updating the prospective payment system for inpatient rehabilitation facilities (IRFs) for fiscal year 2022. Among other things, this rule updates the cost-to-charge ratio (CCR) ceiling and urban/rural average CCRs for FY 2022 and updates quality measures and reporting requirements under the IRF quality reporting program. These regulations are effective on October 1, 2021. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - July 30, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

The Sanders Trust wraps up health care development in Illinois
A Birmingham company that specializes in developing and acquiring medical office buildings, inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, specialty hospitals and other health care facilities has completed a project. The Sanders Trust has wrapped up development of a 50,000-square-foot, 34-bed inpatient rehabilitation facility in Edwardsville, Illinois. The Anderson Rehabilitation Institute offers treatment and recovery for individuals who have experienced a loss of function due to an injury or illness and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 29, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Stephanie Rebman Source Type: news

The Sanders Trust wraps up health care development in Illinois
A Birmingham company that specializes in developing and acquiring medical office buildings, inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, specialty hospitals and other health care facilities has completed a project. The Sanders Trust has wrapped up development of a 50,000-square-foot, 34-bed inpatient rehabilitation facility in Edwardsville, Illinois. The Anderson Rehabilitation Institute offers treatment and recovery for individuals who have experienced a loss of function due to an injury or illness and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 29, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Stephanie Rebman Source Type: news

Even 10 Minutes of Exercise Beneficial After ICD Implantation Even 10 Minutes of Exercise Beneficial After ICD Implantation
Significant reductions in hard clinical outcomes shown in a new study reiterate the'profound'underutilization of cardiac rehabilitation, observers say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - July 29, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Complex hemifacial degloving injury to face: a rare case report - Moon P.
Abrasions and laceration of face are very common injury in a road traffic accident. Complex Hemi-facial Degloving injury of face is very rare injury in road traffic accident. Reconstruction of face and rehabilitation of patient poses a great challenge to t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Key informant insights in Moldova's prevention and response system for traumatic brain injuries - Cociu S, Cebanu S, Rojnoveanu G, Dulf D, Peek-Asa C, Afifi R.
The purpose of the current study was to identify the existing practices and policies on TBI treatment and rehabilitation in the Republic of Moldova. METHODS: Qualitative face-to-face interviews were conducted with health care professionals from two... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The impact of multimodal cognitive rehabilitation on executive functions in older adults with traumatic brain injury - Cisneros E, Beaus éjour V, De Guise E, Belleville S, McKerral M.
This study evaluated the impact of a 12-week, 24-session multimodal group cognitive rehabilitation intervention, the Cognitive Enrichment Program (CEP), on executive functioning and resumption of daily activities after traumatic brain injury (T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Rehabilitation after traumatic injury
NICE has published a new draft guideline covering rehabilitation after traumatic injury. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - July 27, 2021 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Cardihab, Baker Institute to study the effectiveness of digital health approaches to cardiac rehabilitation
They will highlight the application of digital cardiac rehabilitation in cardio-oncology. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - July 23, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Geriatric Rehabilitation Services in the Face of the Pandemic Geriatric Rehabilitation Services in the Face of the Pandemic
In this commentary, the authors describe a COVID rehabilitation paradox: geriatric rehabilitation is needed now more than ever, but the COVID-19 pandemic has depleted the resources needed.Age and Ageing (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - July 19, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Returning to the fight: an empirical analysis of terrorist reengagement and recidivism - Altier MB, Boyle EL, Horgan JG.
Recent interest in terrorist risk assessment and rehabilitation reveals the likelihood and risk factors for terrorist reengagement and recidivism are poorly understood. Informed by advances in criminology, this study develops a series of theoretical starti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Effect of the Wii sports resort on mobility and health-related quality of life in moderate stroke - Unibaso-Markaida I, Iraurgi I.
BACKGROUND: Stroke is a common cerebral circulatory disorder that has several sequelae that affect the daily life of patients as well as their quality of life and the lives of people close to them. Video games are being used in the rehabilitation process t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

It ’s Hard to Search for a Therapist of Color. These Websites Want to Change That.
A number of new organizations aim to digitally connect patients with mental health providers who value and understand different cultures. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - July 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Christina Caron Tags: Therapy and Rehabilitation Black People Race and Ethnicity Mental Health and Disorders Psychology and Psychologists Hispanic-Americans Source Type: news

Innovative Technology Accurately Predicts Stroke Recovery Innovative Technology Accurately Predicts Stroke Recovery
A new technology that maps the wiring of the brain can accurately predict the course of recovery in patients who have suffered stroke, enabling a more individualized approach to rehabilitation therapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - July 15, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Covid-19 Disrupts Great Zimbabwe Rehabilitation
[The Herald] The phased rehabilitation and upgrading of surveillance systems at the Great Zimbabwe Monuments World Heritage Site has stalled owing to the Covid-19 pandemic that is sweeping across the globe. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 15, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Experts advocate for 'employment first, employment for all' for workers with disabilities
(IOS Press) The Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation (JVR) announces publication of an openly available special issue that provides free access to key presentations from the 2020 Virtual Conference of the Association of People Supporting Employment First (APSE). These contributions advocate for and help facilitate the full inclusion of people with disabilities in the workplace and community. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - July 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Detecting wildlife illness and death with new early alert system
(University of California - Davis) A new early detection surveillance system for wildlife helps identify unusual patterns of illness and death in near real-time by tapping into data from wildlife rehabilitation organizations across California, explains a study from UC Davis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - July 14, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Pope to spend a few more days in Rome hospital after surgery
Pope Francis will spend a few more days in the hospital following his July 4 intestinal surgery to “optimize” the recovery and rehabilitation treatment and therapy (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Alcohol Abuse Is on the Rise. Here's Why Doctors Fail to Treat It.
People with alcohol use disorder are often seen in clinics and hospitals, but medical professionals too often ignore the condition. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - July 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Anahad O ’Connor Tags: Alcohol Abuse Anxiety and Stress Therapy and Rehabilitation Alcoholic Beverages Addiction (Psychology) Telemedicine Mental Health and Disorders Depression (Mental) Drug Abuse and Traffic Doctors Habits and Routines (Behavior) Deaths Source Type: news

How robots and brain-computer interfaces could transform stroke patients' recovery
(KeAi Communications Co., Ltd.) The NCyborg Project, a new stroke rehabilitation pattern based on brain-computer interface technology and brain-inspired intelligent robot technology, is a collaboration between China's Tongji Hospital and BrainCo. The two organizations will draw on these technologies to improve rehabilitation treatment and outcomes for stroke survivors. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

' Long Haul' COVID Recovery Worse Than Cancer Rehab for Some: CDC'Long Haul' COVID Recovery Worse Than Cancer Rehab for Some: CDC
Researchers compared health and functional outcomes between outpatients referred for COVID-19'long haul'symptoms vs people referred for cancer rehabilitation.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - July 8, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Outcomes Among Patients Referred to Outpatient Rehabilitation Clinics After COVID-19 diagnosis - United States, January 2020-March 2021
This report describes outcomes among patients with COVID-19 who were referred to outpatient rehabilitation clinics. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - July 8, 2021 Category: American Health Tags: Coronavirus [CoV] MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report COVID-19 Source Type: news

Sleep disturbance and length of stay in the setting of acquired brain injury rehabilitation - Dey A, Kam A, Tam A, Bayley M, Guo M.
The objective of this study was to investigate the impact and prevalence of sleep-wake disturbances among adult patients admitted for inpatient acquired brain injury rehabilitation. METHOD: This was a retrospective cohort study involving... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Physical factors in the rehabilitation of patients after brain injury: a scientometric analysis of evidence-based studies - Kurnakova KA, Plishchenko IK, Ponomarenko GN.
OBJECTIVE: Scientometric analysis of evidence-based studies of the physical and rehabilitation medicine (PRM) technologies' effectiveness in the rehabilitation of patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI). MATERIAL AND METHODS: The search for the material... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Better be prepared: the spectrum of neuropsychiatric impairment among Libyan war victims transferred to Germany for trauma rehabilitation - Dootz F, von Stackelberg OM, Abaya J, Jacobi C, Mohs C, Craemer EM, Rangger C, Meyding-Lamad é U, Lamadé EK.
BACKGROUND: The current Libyan civil war has originated many  casualties, imposing medical challenges. War injuries are complex, requiring specialized knowledge and interdisciplinary assessment for adequate patient and intercultural management. MET... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Gait-assisted exoskeletons for children with cerebral palsy or spinal muscular atrophy: a systematic review - Cumplido C, Delgado E, Ramos J, Puyuelo G, Garc és E, Destarac MA, Plaza A, Hernández M, Gutiérrez A, Garcia E.
BACKGROUND: Cerebral Palsy (CP) and Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) are common causes of motor disability in childhood. Gait exoskeletons are currently being used as part of rehabilitation for children with walking difficulties. OBJECTIVE: To assess ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Thomas Rando named director of UCLA Broad Stem Cell Research Center
Dr. Thomas Rando, a renowned neurologist and stem cell biologist, has been named director of the  Eli and Edythe Broad Center of  Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at UCLA.Rando, who was chosen after an international search, is currently a professor of neurology and neurological sciences at the medical school at Stanford University, where he also serves as director of the Glenn Center for the Biology of Aging and deputy director of the Stanford Center on Longevity. In addition, he is chief of neurology at the  Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System.His appointment is effective Oct. 1.&ldquo...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - July 7, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Nearly one year into construction, Saint Thomas Midtown's $300 million campus master plan is taking shape
The health system ’s new $90 million surgery and critical care tower and $48 million rehabilitation hospital are rising out of the ground on Saint Thomas Midtown’s campus. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Nearly one year into construction, Saint Thomas Midtown's $300 million campus master plan is taking shape
The health system ’s new $90 million surgery and critical care tower and $48 million rehabilitation hospital are rising out of the ground on Saint Thomas Midtown’s campus. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 7, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

CMS: Medicare and Medicaid Programs; CY 2022 Home Health Prospective Payment System Rate Update; Home Health Value-Based Purchasing Model Requirements and Proposed Model Expansion; Home Health Quality Reporting Requirements; Home Infusion Therapy Services Requirements; Survey and Enforcement Requirements for Hospice Programs; Medicare Provider Enrollment Requirements; Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Quality Reporting Program Requirements; and Long-Term Care Hospital Quality Reporting Program Requirements
Notice of proposed rule from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) updating the home health and home infusion therapy services payment rates for calendar year (CY) 2022. This rule also proposes changes to the Home Health Quality Reporting Program (QRP), making permanent selected regulatory waivers related to home health aide supervision implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic, and expanding the Home Health Value-Based Purchasing (HHVBP) Model. Also discusses survey and enforcement requirements for hospice programs and quality reporting program requirements for inpatient rehabilitation facilities and long-te...
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - July 7, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

High risk of divorce after TBI? Not necessarily, study suggests
(Wolters Kluwer Health) Traumatic brain injury (TBI) has a major impact on the lives of affected patients and families. But it doesn't necessarily lead to an increased risk of marital instability, as two-thirds of patients with TBI are still married to the same partner 10 years after their injury, reports a study in the July/August issue of the Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation (JHTR). The official journal of the Brain Injury Association of America, JHTR is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Factor structure of the shoulder instability return to sport after injury scale: performance confidence, reinjury fear and risk, emotions, rehabilitation and surgery - Olds M, Webster KE.
BACKGROUND: Rates of return to play after shoulder dislocation vary between 48% and 96%, and there has been scant attention given to the psychosocial factors that influence return to play after a shoulder injury. PURPOSE: To establish the factor st... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A survey on socially assistive robotics: clinicians' and patients' perception of a social robot within gait rehabilitation therapies - Raigoso D, C éspedes N, Cifuentes CA, Del-Ama AJ, Munera M.
A growing interest in Socially Assistive Robotics in Physical Rehabilitation is currently observed; some of the benefits highlight the capability of a social robot to support and assist rehabilitation procedures. This paper presents a perception study that... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Control and evaluation of body weight support walker for overground gait training - Dong Z, Luces JVS, Hirata Y.
Gait rehabilitation training under robot-assisted partial Body Weight Support (BWS) is a promising technique that helps patients who suffer from a traumatic or congenital brain injury like stroke or cerebral palsy to become independent in daily life activi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Learning gait models with varying walking speeds - Zou C, Huang R, Cheng H, Qiu J.
Lower-limb exoskeletons can reduce the therapist's burden and quantify repetitive gait training for patients with gait impairments. For patient's gait training, different walking speeds are required at different rehabilitation stages. However, due to the u... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

The loss of an eye due to occupational injury: two case studies of ocular prosthetic rehabilitation - Al-Oulabi A, Al Rawas M, Farook TH, Rashid F, Barman A, Jamayet NB, Alam MK.
BACKGROUND: Two patients received ocular injuries from rusted metallic projectiles at their industrial workplaces. Said injuries resulted in the loss of their eyes by evisceration surgeries to prevent fatal infections. CASE DESCRIPTION: The first case, a m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 3, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Community Rehabilitates Ambulances
[The Herald] Thupeyo Muleya -- Beitbridge Bureau (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Juul Is Paying $40 Million to Rebuild Its Reputation. Will It Work?
Juul Labs reached a $40 million settlement with North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein this week, agreeing to limit its sales and marketing practices to quell underage use of its potent e-cigarettes. The settlement is also part of an “ongoing effort to reset our company and its relationship with our stakeholders” and “earn trust through action,” as a Juul spokesperson put it in a statement. In other words: Juul is trying to shed its reputation as the company that fueled a youth vaping epidemic, and it’s willing to pay $40 million to do it. [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] But ...
Source: TIME: Health - June 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Cochrane Rehabilitation talks to Science in the Break
Science in the Break is a communication platform to make research more accessible to everyone and give more visibility to young researchers, which will potentially enhance their network and future collaborations. They focuses on health sciences and rehabilitation, touching on methods like musculoskeletal imaging, movement analysis, brain imaging, and brain stimulation techniques. Led by Tea Lulic-Kuryllo, Cristina Simon-Martinez, and Francesco Cenni, guests chat about their work, explain methods, and share academic and funding experiences.  In their most recent episode they provide overview aboutCochrane Rehabilitatio...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - June 29, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Public Inspection: CMS: Medicare and Medicaid Programs: CY 2022 Home Health Prospective Payment System Rate Update; Home Health Value-Based Purchasing Model Requirements and Proposed Model Expansion; Home Health Quality Reporting Requirements; Home Infusion Therapy Services Requirements; Survey and Enforcement Requirements for Hospice Programs; Medicare Provider Enrollment Requirements; Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Quality Reporting Program Requirements; and Long-term Care Hospital Quality Reporting Program Requirements
Pre-publication notice of proposed rule from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) updating the home health and home infusion therapy services payment rates for calendar year (CY) 2022. This rule also proposes changes to the Home Health Quality Reporting Program (QRP), making permanent selected regulatory waivers related to home health aide supervision implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic, and expanding the Home Health Value-Based Purchasing (HHVBP) Model. Also discusses survey and enforcement requirements for hospice programs and quality reporting program requirements for inpatient rehabilitation facili...
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - June 29, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Experiences of inpatient rehabilitation from the perspective of persons with acquired brain injury - Panday J, Velikonja D, Moll SE, Harris JE.
BACKGROUND: Perspectives of individuals with acquired brain injury (ABI) regarding inpatient rehabilitation experiences can inform patient-centered care; however, these voices are under-represented in the literature. PURPOSE: To explore the experie... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

From adults to pediatrics: a review noninvasive brain stimulation (NIBS) to facilitate recovery from brain injury - O'Leary GH, Jenkins DD, Coker-Bolt P, George MS, Kautz S, Bikson M, Gillick BT, Badran BW.
Stroke is a major problem worldwide that impacts over 100 million adults and children annually. Rehabilitation therapy is the current standard of care to restore functional impairments post-stroke, however its effects are limited and many patients suffer p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Neuro-Rehabilitation OnLine (N-ROL): description and evaluation of a group-based telerehabilitation programme for acquired brain injury - Beare B, Doogan CE, Douglass-Kirk P, Leff AP, Ward N.
Intense rehabilitation after stroke and other forms of acquired brain injury (ABI) can lead to large clinical improvements.1-3 The arrival of COVID-19 in early 2020 influenced stroke presentations4 but reduced opportunities for rehabilitation.5 The necessi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Regarding: Management of unfavorable outcome after mild traumatic brain injury: review of physical and cognitive rehabilitation and of psychological care in post-concussive syndrome - Mila-Grande JC, Granadillo-Daza RL, Agudelo-Rios DA, Lozada-Mart ínez ID.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Reducing musculoskeletal injury risk using wearable and smartphone technology [conference abstract] - Coleman S.
Virtual Pre-Conference Global Injury Prevention Showcase 2021 - Abstract Book - # 7B.003 Context: Wearable and smartphone technology has become a core element in the injury prevention and rehabilitation process for professional athletes. This technology... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

An irritability-based approach to whiplash-associated concussion rehabilitation: a case series - Walston L, Martin C, Walston Z, Yake D.
BACKGROUND: An estimated 45% of concussions are reported to be related to motor vehicle collisions (MVC). However, limited research exists involving the treatment of MVC-related concussion, especially when combined with whiplash-associated disorders (WAD).... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Cross-cultural adaptation and measurement properties of the Brazilian Portuguese version of the spinal cord injury - Falls Concern Scale - Galante-Maia GA, Magalh ães LC, Teixeira-Salmela LF, Scianni AA.
STUDY DESIGN: Psychometric study. OBJECTIVES: To cross-culturally adapt the spinal cord injury-falls concern scale (SCI-FCS) to the Brazilian Portuguese language and to evaluate its measurement properties. SETTING: SARAH Network of Rehabilitation H... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Economic evaluations of interventions aimed at the prevention, treatment and/or rehabilitation of alcohol-related disorders: a systematic review - Trapero-Bertran M, Gil-Dom énech D, Vargas-Martínez AM.
The aim of this systematic literature review is to identify economic evaluations of programmes or interventions aimed at the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of alcohol use disorders, as well as to determine those types of programmes, treatments or... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Impact of unintentional child injuries in Kavrepalanchok District of Nepal [conference abstract] - Joshi SK, Pathak P.
Virtual Pre-Conference Global Injury Prevention Showcase 2021 - Abstract Book - # 5B.003 Background Among the children who meet unintentional injuries every year globally, many are left with some form of disability. The rehabilitation of these children ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news