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NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn Appoints New Chief of Rehabilitation Medicine

Rusk Rehabilitation oversees NYU Langone Health's comprehensive inpatient and outpatient programs throughout the New York metropolitan region to treat and guide recovery from accident-related trauma; fractures and other types of injuries; arthritis; joint ...

Published: 24 Aug 2017

After Heart Attack, Just 1 in 3 Go for Rehab: CDC

THURSDAY, Aug. 24, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Only one in three heart attack survivors in the United States goes for outpatient cardiac rehabilitation, government health officials report. Despite guidelines that recommend rehab for reducing the risk of ...

Source: Medicine Net
Published: 26 Aug 2017

Physical therapy students complete internship at Centegra Rehab

We wish them both the very best. Centegra Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine Clinic is at 2615 Three Oaks Road, Suite 1A, Cary, IL 60013. Call (847) 516-8095 for your free assessment.

Source: Daily Herald
Published: 22 Aug 2017

Only one-third of heart attacks patients use cardiac rehab despite the health benefits

"If you have to pay $20 or $30 every time you go to these 36 visits for cardiac rehab that amounts to quite a significant amount of money," said Dr. Martha Gulati, professor of Medicine and chief of the Division of Cardiology at the University of Arizona ...

Source: Modern Healthcare
Published: 25 Aug 2017

Advanced Center For Nursing and Rehabilitation In New Haven, CT, Welcomes New Director of Nursing Services

The Advanced Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation is excited to welcome a veteran healthcare professional as their new Director of Nursing Services! Marley West, BSN,RN is a well known figure in the Connecticut healthcare field, having spent many years ...

Published: 26 Aug 2017

Ripon student recovers from car accident to study medicine

A teenager who was inspired to study medicine while recovering from a serious road accident ... She underwent surgery and five months of treatment and rehabilitation in hospital. Ripon Grammar School invested in adaptations to the school buildings to ...

Source: Yorkshire Post
Published: 17 Aug 2017

Baylor Scott & White Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation – Pflugerville opens on Dessau Road

Baylor Scott & White Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation – Pflugerville is now open at 16501 Dessau Road, Ste. C, Pflugerville. The 3,100-square-foot clinic provides patients services for physical therapy including manual therapy, dry needling and ...

Published: 21 Aug 2017

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

We are very proud to have such a dedicated team of Physiatrists, therapists, nurses, social workers, neuropsychologists, trainees, and staff who are focused on making a difference in the lives of people with disabilities to improve their quality of life.

Source: University of Rochester Medical Center
Published: 25 Aug 2017

Nebraska Medicine, UNMC Partner With Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital

On Thursday, a new partnership was announced between Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital and UNMC, Nebraska Medicine. UNMC, Nebraska Medicine will develop a clinical and academic affiliation with Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital. There is a new residency ...

Source: WOWT
Published: 13 Nov 2014

Rusk Rehabilitation

NYU Langone’s Rusk Rehabilitation was founded to fulfill a basic principle: Physical medicine and rehabilitation shouldn’t focus solely on illness or disability—it should involve the whole person, emotionally, psychologically, and socially.

Published: 18 Aug 2017

What are the best uses of rehabilitation medicine in patients with cancer?

Rehabilitation medicine is one of the best-kept secrets in health care. Although the specialty is as old as America’s Civil War, few people are familiar with its history and purpose. Born out of compassion for wounded soldiers in desperate need of ...

Published: 05 Apr 2017

Rusk Rehabilitation celebrates 65 years as leaders in rehabilitation medicine

Howard A. Rusk, MD (1901-1989), a tall, soft-spoken physician from NYU Langone Medical Center and widely considered "the father of rehabilitation medicine," set about to establish a facility founded on the belief that care should focus on the whole person ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 08 Jun 2015

UAlberta to help develop formal rehabilitation medicine program in China

New branch campus and other opportunities in the works for Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine as a result of new partnership. Alberta delegates, including U of A Chancellor Doug Stollery (third from left), Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine interim dean ...

Source: Press Release Point
Published: 11 May 2017

History of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Its Ethical Dimensions

Physical medicine and rehabilitation has developed into a medical specialty that aims to restore optimal patient function in multiple dimensions of life with an interdisciplinary approach to care delivery. Levan Atanelov, MD, MS, Steven A. Stiens, MD, MS ...

Published: 01 Jun 2015

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Published: 27 Aug 2017

Few awards for women faculty in medicine and rehabilitation, analysis shows

While the proportion of full-time female faculty in physical medicine and rehabilitation has risen to more than 40 percent over the last two decades, the proportion of women receiving awards and honors from a major professional association in the field has ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 18 Jul 2017

NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn Appoints New Chief of Rehabilitation Medicine

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jeffrey S. Fine, MD, has been named chief of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn and vice chairman for network development for Rusk Rehabilitation at NYU ...

Source: StreetInsider
Published: 23 Aug 2017

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R), or physiatry, is a branch of medicine that aims to enhance and restore functional ability and quality of life to those with physical impairments or disabilities. 1 Physiatrists evaluate and treat both adults and ...

Published: 17 May 2016

NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn Appoints New Chief of Rehabilitation Medicine

Newswise — Jeffrey S. Fine, MD, has been named chief of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn and vice chairman for network development for Rusk Rehabilitation at NYU Langone Health throughout the borough.

Source: News Wise
Published: 23 Aug 2017

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Physical medicine and rehabilitation focuses on restoring the health and functional abilities of people after illness or injury, such as a stroke, spinal cord injury, heart surgery, amputation, joint replacement, sports injuries, spinal disorders and other ...

Published: 17 Aug 2017

Phoenix VA Rehabilitation Medicine opens doors

The Phoenix VA Health Care System of Arizona has opened its new 37,000 square foot new Rehabilitation Medicine Building. Located at Indian School Road and Seventh Street in Phoenix, the new addition co-locates Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation ...

Published: 09 Sep 2013

Physical medicine and rehabilitation

Physical medicine and rehabilitation, also called physiatry or rehabilitation medicine, medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of physical impairments, particularly those associated with disorders of the muscles, nerves ...

Published: 23 Aug 2017

Rehabilitation medicine

The American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation (ACVSMR) received approval for specialty status by the American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education. In a Q&A with DVM Newsmagazine, Janet Van Dyke, DVM, talks about the ...

Source: DVM 360
Published: 01 Aug 2010

The 5th Conference on Rehabilitation Medicine and Health Care (CRHC 2017)

The 5th Conference on Rehabilitation Medicine and Health Care (CRHC 2017) will be held in China in December 2017 (Not Final). The 5th Conference on Rehabilitation Medicine and Health Care (CRHC 2017) is dedicated to Rehabilitation Medicine and Health Care.

Published: 23 Aug 2017

Cardiac Rehabilitation: Medicine and Exercise

If you are in a cardiac rehab program, you are probably taking medicines for your heart and for other health reasons. Some prescribed medicines can change your heart rate, blood pressure, and overall ability to exercise. It's important for your rehab team ...

Published: 22 Aug 2017

Opportunities and challenges in musculoskeletal medicine training. A survey of British rehabilitation medicine trainees

The curriculum for training in rehabilitation medicine (for doctors) in the United Kingdom requires 6 months of mandatory training in musculoskeletal (MSK) medicine. Current training content and scope vary considerably between different deaneries (regions ...

Published: 18 Jul 2013

Impact Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine

Officially graduated PT!! This may be the most prestigious award I've ever received! Fridge worthy!! HUGE thank you to the girls up at Impact Rehab and Sports Medicine for all of their hard work and dedication to get my range of motion back! Despite their ...

Published: 17 Aug 2017

Incorporating Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Into Palliative Care

The entire field of physical medicine and rehabilitation is underresearched, and data speak louder than my talking about its merit. —Sean Smith, MD Although cancer rehabilitation has been a part of oncology clinical practice for several decades, it has ...

Published: 25 Jan 2015

Specialty spotlight – rehabilitation medicine

Rehabilitation medicine is a young specialty focused on the management of complex disability. It offers an opportunity of working with patients who have complex difficulties and, with other professionals, seeing them through to a good outcome for both ...

Published: 05 Oct 2015

Regional rehab, sports medicine center opens

Regional Health has announced the opening of Regional Rehabilitation and Regional Sports Medicine next to Regional Orthopedics at the Heritage Plaza Shopping Center in Spearfish. Regional Rehabilitation has additional locations at the Belle Fourche ...

Source: Rapid City Journal
Published: 02 Jun 2012