[Is the guideline for work-related medical rehabilitation successfully implemented?].

By Bethge M, Löffler S, Schwarz B, Vogel H, Schwarze M, Neuderth S Related Articles [Is the guideline for work-related medical rehabilitation successfully implemented?]. Rehabilitation (Stuttg). 2014 Jun;53(3):184-90 Authors: Bethge M, Löffler S, Schwarz B, Vogel H, Schwarze M, Neuderth S Abstract BACKGROUND: The guideline for work-related medical rehabilitation (WMR) in responsibility of the German […]

Inpatient rehabilitation performance of patients with paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration.

By Fu JB, Raj VS, Asher A, Lee J, Guo Y, Konzen BS, Bruera E Related Articles Inpatient rehabilitation performance of patients with paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2014 Dec;95(12):2496-9 Authors: Fu JB, Raj VS, Asher A, Lee J, Guo Y, Konzen BS, Bruera E Abstract OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the functional improvement of […]

Randomized, multicenter, comparative study of NEURO versus CIMT in poststroke patients with upper limb hemiparesis: the NEURO-VERIFY Study.

By Abo M, Kakuda W, Momosaki R, Harashima H, Kojima M, Watanabe S, Sato T, Yokoi A, Umemori T, Sasanuma J Related Articles Randomized, multicenter, comparative study of NEURO versus CIMT in poststroke patients with upper limb hemiparesis: the NEURO-VERIFY Study. Int J Stroke. 2014 Jul;9(5):607-12 Authors: Abo M, Kakuda W, Momosaki R, Harashima H, […]

Systematic review of apraxia treatments to improve occupational performance outcomes.

By Lindsten-McQueen K, Weiner NW, Wang HY, Josman N, Connor LT Related Articles Systematic review of apraxia treatments to improve occupational performance outcomes. OTJR (Thorofare N J). 2014;34(4):183-92 Authors: Lindsten-McQueen K, Weiner NW, Wang HY, Josman N, Connor LT Abstract The objective was to assess effectiveness of apraxia treatments using a systematic review. In contrast […]

Mirror therapy enhances motor performance in the paretic upper limb after stroke: a pilot randomized controlled trial.

By Samuelkamaleshkumar S, Reethajanetsureka S, Pauljebaraj P, Benshamir B, Padankatti SM, David JA Related Articles Mirror therapy enhances motor performance in the paretic upper limb after stroke: a pilot randomized controlled trial. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2014 Nov;95(11):2000-5 Authors: Samuelkamaleshkumar S, Reethajanetsureka S, Pauljebaraj P, Benshamir B, Padankatti SM, David JA Abstract OBJECTIVE: To investigate […]

In memoriam: Jane Douglas Case-Smith (September 5, 1953 -July 30, 2014).

By Roll SC, Darragh AR, O’Brien JC, Fisher TF Related Articles In memoriam: Jane Douglas Case-Smith (September 5, 1953 -July 30, 2014). OTJR (Thorofare N J). 2014;34(4):171-5 Authors: Roll SC, Darragh AR, O’Brien JC, Fisher TF PMID: 25347754 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Read more here:: In memoriam: Jane Douglas Case-Smith (September 5, 1953 -July […]

Guided and directed cues: developing a standardized coding scheme for clinical practice.

By Urquhart JR, Skidmore ER Related Articles Guided and directed cues: developing a standardized coding scheme for clinical practice. OTJR (Thorofare N J). 2014;34(4):202-8 Authors: Urquhart JR, Skidmore ER Abstract Guided cues facilitate discovery of problems and strategies. Directed cues are instructional statements and commands. Both types of cues are used by therapists to promote […]

Efficacy of an occupational therapy driving intervention for returning combat veterans.

By Classen S, Cormack NL, Winter SM, Monahan M, Yarney A, Lutz AL, Platek K Related Articles Efficacy of an occupational therapy driving intervention for returning combat veterans. OTJR (Thorofare N J). 2014;34(4):177-82 Authors: Classen S, Cormack NL, Winter SM, Monahan M, Yarney A, Lutz AL, Platek K Abstract Polytrauma, including mild traumatic brain injury, […]

Building a framework for implementing new interventions.

By Cogan AM, Blanche EI, Díaz J, Clark FA, Chun S Related Articles Building a framework for implementing new interventions. OTJR (Thorofare N J). 2014;34(4):209-20 Authors: Cogan AM, Blanche EI, Díaz J, Clark FA, Chun S Abstract Implementation into real-world practice of interventions previously studied in randomized controlled trials is an ongoing challenge. In this […]