Can This Man Stop Lying?
Christopher Massimine, whose compulsive lying derailed a promising career in theater, maintains that it ’s a mental illness that has dogged him since childhood. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ellen Barry and Dave Sanders Tags: Theater internal-sub-only Workplace Environment Mental Health and Disorders Psychiatry and Psychiatrists Marriages Therapy and Rehabilitation Massimine, Christopher Queens (NYC) Utah your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

With Anxiety On the Rise, Some Children Try ‘Exposure Therapy’
Exposure therapy contends that many children with anxiety would be helped by following an old and simple dictum: Face your fears. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Virginia Hughes and Desiree Rios Tags: Anxiety and Stress Parenting Children and Childhood Health Insurance and Managed Care Therapy and Rehabilitation your-feed-healthcare vis-photo Source Type: news

Dr. Mitchell Rosenthal, Phoenix House Founder, Dies at 87
A psychiatrist, he was an early apostle for treating drug and alcohol addiction with group therapy in a residential setting. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - November 19, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Sam Roberts Tags: Rosenthal, Mitchell S Deaths (Obituaries) Phoenix House Addiction (Psychology) Drug Abuse and Traffic Alcohol Abuse Psychiatry and Psychiatrists Therapy and Rehabilitation Mental Health and Disorders New York City Source Type: news

Bladder Cancer Takes a Toll on Mental Health. Here ’ s How to Cope
Although Mac Howard has spent the last 16 years without a bladder-cancer recurrence, he never feels truly free. The 58-year-old Indiana resident still studies his urine for any traces of blood, and every time he marks another anniversary of his diagnosis, there’s a twist of fear in his stomach. “It’s always in the back of my mind,” he says. “At times, the anxiety has been crippling, and I know my wife and three kids have been affected by that. The recurrence rate for bladder cancer is fairly high, and going as long as I have doesn’t feel like a success—it’s more like suspense...
Source: TIME: Health - November 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Millard Tags: Uncategorized Cancer healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Sociodemographic and psycho social differences between hate crime offenders and other non-bias-motivated criminals: implications for prison rehabilitation programs - P érez Ramírez M, Chiclana S, Méndez RC, Suárez A.
This study ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Psychiatry, crises and policies - Salize HJ.
From the perspective of global societal crises, this paper discusses the long-term socio-political withdrawal of psychiatry into a self-defined position of therapy- and rehabilitation-oriented medicine with no responsibility for social, economic or politic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Incidence and patterns of falls in cardiac rehabilitation - Naser M, Schilling P, Szalai H, Visintainer P, Pack Q.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

South Africa: Still Many Unknowns, but Long-Covid Is Real and Deserves Support for Rehabilitation, Says Expert
[spotlight] "I think I'm in trouble," came the message through to Professor Veronica Ueckermann one evening during the first surge of COVID-19 in South Africa in the winter of 2020. It was a distressed call made by a 48-year-old theatre nurse who worked alongside Ueckermann in the ICU frontline. Ueckermann, who is also a professor of internal medicine at the University of Pretoria and an ICU specialist, shifted into high gear with other doctors to save their colleague who was diagnosed with COVID-19. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 17, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Using sensor technology to measure gait capacity and gait performance in rehabilitation inpatients with neurological disorders - Hendriks MMS, Vos-van der Hulst M, Weijs RWJ, van Lotringen JH, Geurts ACH, Keijsers NLW.
The aim of this study was to objectively assess and compare gait capacity and gait performance in rehabilitation inpatients with stroke or incomplete spinal cord injury (iSCI) using inertial measurement units (IMUs). We investigated how gait capacity (what... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 15, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Why U.K. Nurses Voted to Strike for the First Time Ever —and What That Means for Hospitals
It was late last Thursday when Naomi Fullen Somers, a young nurse at Derbyshire Community Health Services, finished tending to her last patient. The 23-year-old was used to working overtime most days of the week, but that day, her shift had been particularly long and stressful. As she walked to her car, she glanced at a notification that had popped up on her phone. It was an announcement from The Royal College of Nursing, which read, “Nursing staff vote to strike in the majority of NHS employers across the UK.” Somers sighed with relief: “I just thought, ‘thank god,’ because things really ne...
Source: TIME: Health - November 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Astha Rajvanshi Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Explainer Londontime Source Type: news

Investigation of the effects of COVID-19 on perception, attention, memory, balance, and quality of life in the elderly - Aydo ğan Z, Baş B, Aksoy S.
This study was conducted with elderly individuals who had recovered from COVID-19 to investigate the effects of COVID-19 on balance, perception, attention, memory, and quality of life and produce rehabilitative solutions for these problems. MATERIAL AND ME... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Disparities in disposition from trauma centers to inpatient psychiatric treatment in a national sample of patients with self-inflicted injury - Schramm AT, Libby Schroeder ME, Brandolino AM, Kant JM, Kohlbeck SA, Bergner C, Milia DJ, deRoon-Cassini TA.
BACKGROUND: Surgery providers are integral to the treatment of patients with self-inflicted injuries. Patient disposition (eg, home, inpatient psychiatric treatment, rehabilitation) is important to long-term outcomes, but little is known about factors infl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Video game training in traumatic brain injury patients: an exploratory case report study using eye tracking - Azizi E, Fielding J, Abel LA.
Remediation of attentional impairments is an essential component of cognitive rehabilitation after traumatic brain injury (TBI). Evidence from healthy participants has demonstrated attentional improvement following playing an action video game. This explor... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Word learning as a window to memory and rehabilitation outcomes in traumatic brain injury - Morrow EL, Duff MC.
We describe the word learning process and the unique opportunities afforde... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: TBI Source Type: news

Rehabilitation Hospitals
ABOUT THE LIST Information was obtained from representatives of hospitals, state health departments and Louisville Business First research. Others might have been eligible but did not respond to information requests. The list is limited to hospitals in the Louisville area of Jefferson, Bullitt, Hardin, Henry, Meade, Nelson, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer and Trimble counties in Kentucky and Clark, Floyd, Harrison, Scott and Washington counties in Indiana. Rehabilitation facilities. These facilities have different types of beds than the acute care facilities. Some facilities with acute care beds have rehab beds. Those bed figures ...
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - November 11, 2022 Category: Health Management Source Type: news