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Innovator Finalist: Dr. Anthony Stringer works to expand cognitive rehabilitation treatments

Stringer is a professor of rehabilitation medicine at Emory University School of Medicine and director of the Division of Neuropsychology and Behavioral Health. He developed a four-step technique called “write, organize, picture and rehearse,” or WOPR.

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 17 May 2019

Rehabilitation medicine students create calm room to address mental health

A group of rehabilitation medicine students has created the University of Alberta’s first calm room, a space for students to focus on mental health. Located in Corbett Hall, the calm room was initiated by six first-year occupational therapy students in ...

Source: The Gateway
Published: 17 May 2019

Home-based heart rehab may help patients who can't get to clinics

Still, there’s so much room for improvement in cardiac rehab participation rates that even some home-based programs could be a big benefit for patients, said Dr. Chip Lavie, of the Ochsner Clinical School-University of Queensland School of Medicine in ...

Source: Reuters
Published: 13 May 2019

UC Health: Rehabilitation and Recovery

The Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation providers at UC Health aim to prevent, diagnose and treat a wide variety of disorders that affect the nerves, muscles, bones and brain. Its physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists treat you as a whole person ...

Source: WCPO-TV
Published: 08 May 2019

Next step in telehealth could be surgery rehab led by an avatar

O’Connor, MD, director of the Center for Musculoskeletal Care at Yale School of Medicine and Yale-New Haven Health, and an author of the study. Tele-rehabilitation wouldn’t replace all face-to-face time with a skilled physical therapist, Dr. O’Connor ...

Published: 09 May 2019

Rewellio Offers a New Approach to Utilizing EMG-Biofeedback in Stroke Rehab: Interview with Rewellio’s CEO

Unfortunately, many therapists in rehabilitation centers cannot devote the needed ... Kenan Raddawi, M.D., studied medicine at Damascus University Faculty of Medicine in Syria before the Syrian War required him to leave his country and transfer to Aureus ...

Source: Medgadget
Published: 13 May 2019

Home-based cardiac rehabilitation is an option to overcome barriers of traditional cardiac rehabilitation

And, there aren't enough programs in the United States to meet the needs of every patient that would benefit," said Thomas, a professor of medicine and medical director of the cardiac rehabilitation program at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 13 May 2019

Why An Indonesian Rehab Center Doesn't Insist On Abstinence

The rehab center has a staff of around 20 ... He’s a professor of family and community medicine at the University of California San Francisco and the lead investigator on the Heroin in Transition project funded by the National Institutes of Health.

Source: Oregon Public Broadcasting
Published: 16 May 2019

Video Telehealth Pulmonary Rehabilitation Cut Risk of 30-Day Readmission in Patients with COPD

Allergy and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Alabama-Birmingham School of Medicine, said in a statement.“The video telehealth pulmonary rehabilitation program, by overcoming many barriers to early initiation of pulmonary rehabilitation ...

Source: The American Journal of Managed Care
Published: 10 May 2019

Rehab nurse treats physical, mental health and helps patients forge ahead

This week is a special week on the Medical Watch as News is honoring the unsung heroes of medicine — nurses. From cancer treatment to rehab, we tackle memory care and end of life.

Source: WGN-TV
Published: 10 May 2019

Inside the Mysterious $11 Million Death of a Scientology Rehab Patient

“L. Ron Hubbard’s drug/alcohol addiction and rehabilitation philosophy is antagonistic to conventional medicine,” the Cunninghams’ legal team argued in their filings. “As such, NRC employs staff that is inadequately educated and trained in the ...

Source: The Daily Beast
Published: 09 May 2019

Orchard Hill Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center Launches Chronic Kidney Disease Management Program

Orchard Hill Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center ... He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Nephrology, and is director of the division of nephrology and hypertension ...

Source: Patch
Published: 09 May 2019

Football medicine learns from other sports at London conference

It marked the 28th edition of the conference, which is led by the Isokinetic Medical Group – an internationally recognised leader in sports medicine and rehabilitation – and a FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence. The conference in numbers 3 days ...

Source: FIFA
Published: 09 May 2019

NASA rehab technology boosting a Naugatuck woman's recovery

Things are now improving after getting on the AlterG Anti-Gravity treadmill at Gaylord Physical Therapy Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. Philip Silverio ... Related Content: Elim Park discusses short term rehabilitation That off weighting, along with ...

Source: WTNH
Published: 14 May 2019

Behind Closed Doors: Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Mayo Clinic Square will open to the public on May 19 to show its rehabilitation and injury prevention facility. The first 40 people to attend, starting at 10 a.m., will get ...

Source: CBS Local
Published: 09 May 2019

An Inside Look: Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine

Minneapolis will open its doors to some otherwise exclusive places next weekend. On the list: Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine, where doctors help rehab Lynx and Timberwolves players, but also everyday people like you and me. Christiane Cordero is taking us ...

Source: CBS Minnesota on
Published: 09 May 2019

43rd Medical in Midtown West New York City Releases a New Website Design for Their Chiropractic & Rehabilitation Clinic

43rd St. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation provides chiropractic care, physical therapy, acupuncture, massage therapy, orthotics, spinal decompression, sports injury rehabilitation, auto ...

Source: Business Insider
Published: 13 May 2019

Downriver rehabilitation patients to benefit from May 18 fashion show

Thanks to the benefit, rehab patients receive additional help managing their conditions. Anne Abrahamson, a Henry Ford Wyandotte physical medicine and rehabilitation physician, also is the founder of the Downriver Rehab Fund. “All the money stays ...

Source: The News-Herald
Published: 13 May 2019

Veterinarians Discuss Preferred Rehab Techniques for Horses

King, an assistant professor of Equine Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation at Colorado State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, in Ft. Collins, said she likes to ...

Source: TheHorse
Published: 16 May 2019

Is telehealth's next step avatars for patients in rehabilitation?

Dr. O'Connor and a team of researchers at the Center of Musculoskeletal Care at Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, Conn., built an avatar called Vera for patients to consult with during rehabilitation. Vera is set up in the patient's home and records ...

Source: Becker's Hospital Review
Published: 08 May 2019

Rehabilitation of the Wild Animals at Manda Deer Park

Despite great advances in wildlife, zoo and exotic animal medicine in recent years, relatively little information is available about the biology of the wild animals.However, with these constrains, the best possible treatment is given to the injured animals ...

Source: Daily Excelsior
Published: 18 May 2019

Annual Biomed Confab Highlights Role Of Advanced Tech In Rehabilitation

personalized medicine, medical cannabis, and the use of advanced technologies in rehabilitation processes. The rehabilitation track, officially called “Prevention and Rehabilitation: Should the Underdog Begin Barking?” will be chaired by Dr. Naomi ...

Source: NoCamels - Israeli Innovation News
Published: 13 May 2019

Dr. Lisa Lattanza to join Yale School of Medicine as chair of orthopedics and rehabilitation

Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, Conn., lured away a leader from University of California, San Francisco's orthopedics department to become its new chair of the orthopedics and rehabilitation department. Lisa Lattanza, MD, has accepted an appointment ...

Source: Becker's Spine Review
Published: 14 May 2019

Doctor opens rehabilitation practice

Dr. A.J. Rush, a physiatrist, opened Grand River Rehabilitation this winter in Grand Rapids ... of Iowa and an M.D. from the Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine in Philadelphia. Justin Dawes is a Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter ...

Source: Grand Rapids Business Journal
Published: 08 May 2019

Experts urge expansion of home-based cardiac rehabilitation

And there aren't enough programs in the United States to meet the needs of every patient that would benefit," said Thomas, a professor of medicine and medical director of the cardiac rehabilitation program at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Source: Columbia Basin Herald
Published: 13 May 2019

Chinese medicine center ready in 3 months

KUWAIT: Director of the Natural Medicine and Rehabilitation Hospital Dr. Salah Al- Shayji said yesterday that the development and rehabilitation of the Chinese Medicine Center would be completed within three months, adding that it will be upgraded with new ...

Source: Kuwait Times on
Published: 10 May 2019

Rehab clinic plans draw criticism

According to the petitioner, the proposed rehab center would be operated by Cincinnati-based ... “BrightView is an outpatient addiction medicine practice based on clinical best practices and outcomes measures,” the company’s website reads at one ...

Source: Portsmouth Daily Times
Published: 08 May 2019

Indiana orthopedic practice expands with new sports medicine care facility

Portage, Ind.-based Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute expanded its sports medicine care with a new Sports Rehabilitation and Health Enhancement Center. Four things to know: 1. The 5,500-square-foot facility provides injury treatment, return-to-play care and ...

Source: Becker's Spine Review
Published: 13 May 2019

NYU Winthrop Launches Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Under the Leadership of Lyn D. Weiss, MD

MINEOLA, N.Y., April 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NYU Winthrop Hospital today announced that Lyn Weiss, M.D. has joined the hospital as the inaugural Chairman of the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Weiss brings to the hospital more ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 22 Apr 2019

NYU Winthrop Launches Department of Physical Medicine and Rehab

NYU Winthrop Hospital announced this week Dr. Lyn Weiss has joined the hospital to lead its Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Weiss brings to the hospital more than 30 years in rehabilitation medicine and is an industry trailblazer who ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 23 Apr 2019