Spinal Cord; Loh E, Mirkowski M et. al.
Feb 7th, 2022 - Clinical practice guidelines. The objective was to update the 2016 version of the Canadian clinical practice guidelines for the management of neuropathic pain in people with spinal cord injury (SCI). The guidelines are relevant for inpatient, outpatient and community SCI rehabilitation settings in Canada. The guidelines were updated in accordance with the Appraisal of Guidelines for Research an...
Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy : JNPT; Hall CD, Herdman SJ et. al.
Dec 6th, 2021 - Uncompensated vestibular hypofunction can result in symptoms of dizziness, imbalance, and/or oscillopsia, gaze and gait instability, and impaired navigation and spatial orientation; thus, may negatively impact an individual's quality of life, ability to perform activities of daily living, drive, and work. It is estimated that one-third of adults in the United States have vestibular dysfunction ...
Ophthalmology Miller KM, Oetting TA et. al.
Nov 16th, 2021 - Cataract in the Adult Eye Preferred Practice Pattern.|2021|Miller KM,Oetting TA,Tweeten JP,Carter K,Lee BS,|standards,pathology,standards,standards,organization & administration,standards,physiology,rehabilitation,physiology,
JAMA , Krist AH et. al.
Mar 24th, 2021 - Age-related sensorineural hearing loss is a common health problem among adults. Nearly 16% of US adults 18 years or older report difficulty hearing. The prevalence of perceived hearing loss increases with age. Hearing loss can adversely affect an individual's quality of life and ability to function independently and has been associated with increased risk of falls, hospitalizations, social isol...
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Shah W, Hillman T et. al.
Jan 24th, 2021 - Managing the long term effects of covid-19: summary of NICE, SIGN, and RCGP rapid guideline.|2021|Shah W,Hillman T,Playford ED,Hishmeh L,|complications,physiopathology,rehabilitation,virology,diagnosis,etiology,therapy,diagnosis,etiology,therapy,standards,diagnostic imaging,physiopathology,standards,standards,pathogenicity,
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Killaspy H, Baird G et. al.
Jan 14th, 2021 - Rehabilitation for adults with complex psychosis: summary of NICE guidance.|2021|Killaspy H,Baird G,Bromham N,Bennett A, ,|psychology,methods,organization & administration,psychology,methods,psychology,rehabilitation,
Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology; Stone R, Carey E et. al.
Aug 23rd, 2020 - This is the first Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) guideline dedicated to standardizing and optimizing perioperative care for women undergoing minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. The guideline was rigorously formulated by an American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists Task Force of US and Canadian gynecologic surgeons with special interest and experience in adapting ERAS practi...
Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery; Kennedy JS, Garrigues GE et. al.
Jun 14th, 2020 - Anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty is the gold standard shoulder replacement procedure for patients with an intact rotator cuff and sufficient glenoid bone to accommodate prosthetic glenoid implant and offers reliable patient satisfaction, excellent implant longevity, and a low incidence of complications. Disparity exists in the literature regarding rehabilitation strategies following anatomi...
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Vitacca M, Carone M et. al.
May 20th, 2020 - Due to the exponential growth of the number of subjects affected by coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the entire Italian health care system had to respond promptly and in a very short time with the need of semi-intensive and intensive care units. Moreover, trained dedicated COVID-19 teams consisting of physicians were coming from different specialties (intensivists or pneumologists and infec...
Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention; Carlin BW, Bauldoff GS et. al.
May 2nd, 2020 - Clinical guidelines have been developed recognizing pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) as a key component in the management of patients with chronic lung disease. The medical director of a PR program is a key player in every program and is a requirement for operation of the program. The medical director must be a licensed physician who has experience in respiratory physiology management. The purpose...
Physical Therapy; Shoemaker MJ, Dias KJ et. al.
Jan 24th, 2020 - The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), in conjunction with the Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Section of APTA, have commissioned the development of this clinical practice guideline to assist physical therapists in their clinical decision making when managing patients with heart failure. Physical therapists treat patients with varying degrees of impairments and limitations in activity a...
Oncology Research and Treatment; Gebauer J, Baust K et. al.
Jan 14th, 2020 - Many childhood cancer survivors develop treatment-associated late effects emerging years or even decades after the end of treatment. Evidence-based guidelines recommend risk-adapted screening, facilitating early diagnosis and management of these sequelae. Long-term follow-up (LTFU) in specialized late effects clinics is devised to implement screening recommendations in the care of childhood can...
Physical Therapy; MacKay-Lyons M, Billinger SA et. al.
Oct 10th, 2019 - Most stroke survivors have very low levels of cardiovascular fitness, which limits mobility and leads to further physical deconditioning, increased sedentary behavior, and heightened risk of recurrent stroke. Although clinical guidelines recommend that aerobic exercise be a part of routine stroke rehabilitation, clinical uptake has been suboptimal. In 2013, an international group of stroke reha...
Obesity Surgery; Vilallonga R, Pereira-Cunill JL et. al.
Jul 26th, 2019 - Bariatric surgery is the method of choice for the management or treatment of obesity. Bariatric surgery brings about several physiological changes in the body and is associated with set of complications. The aim of this study is to provide guidelines on post bariatric surgery management based on consensus by the Spanish society for Obesity Surgery (Sociedad Española de Cirugía de la Obesidad) (...
The Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy; Stamatakis E, Straker L et. al.
Jul 2nd, 2019 - Despite the widely publicized health benefits of physical activity, a large proportion of the world's population is insufficiently active or completely inactive. The 2018 edition of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans (PAGA18) was a mammoth feat that took over 2 years to complete and resulted in a 779-page report in early 2018, followed by the publication of the summary guidelines in...
The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine; Nash MS, Groah SL et. al.
Jun 11th, 2019 - Identification and Management of Cardiometabolic Risk after Spinal Cord Injury.|2019|Nash MS,Groah SL,Gater DR,Dyson-Hudson TA,Lieberman JA,|diagnosis,epidemiology,therapy,diagnosis,epidemiology,therapy,methods,standards,complications,rehabilitation,
The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon; Reiss N, Schmidt T et. al.
Jun 7th, 2019 - Cardiac rehabilitation physicians are faced to an increasing number of heart failure patients supported by left ventricular assist devices (LVAD). Many of these patients have complex medical issues and prolonged hospitalizations and therefore need special cardiac rehabilitation strategies including psychological, social, and educational support which are actually poorly implemented.Cardiac reha...
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Bromham N, Dworzynski K et. al.
Mar 21st, 2019 - Cerebral palsy in adults: summary of NICE guidance.|2019|Bromham N,Dworzynski K,Eunson P,Fairhurst C, ,|etiology,complications,psychology,rehabilitation,organization & administration,standards,etiology,etiology,etiology,
European Journal of Pain (London, England); Goebel A, Barker C et. al.
Jan 9th, 2019 - Complex regional pain syndrome is a painful and disabling post-traumatic primary pain disorder. Acute and chronic complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) are major clinical challenges. In Europe, progress is hampered by significant heterogeneity in clinical practice. We sought to establish standards for the diagnosis and management of CRPS. The European Pain Federation established a pan-European ...
Muscle & Nerve; Pattee GL, Plowman EK et. al.
Jan 9th, 2019 - Universally established comprehensive clinical bulbar scales objectively assessing disease progression in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) are currently lacking. The goal of this working group project is to design a best practice set of provisional bulbar ALS guidelines, available for immediate implementation within all ALS clinics. ALS specialists across multiple related disciplines partici...