Impact of experience when using the Rapid Upper Limb Assessment to assess postural risk in children using information and communication technologies.

By Chen JD, Falkmer T, Parsons R, Buzzard J, Ciccarelli M Related Articles Impact of experience when using the Rapid Upper Limb Assessment to assess postural risk in children using information and communication technologies. Appl Ergon. 2014 May;45(3):398-405 Authors: Chen JD, Falkmer T, Parsons R, Buzzard J, Ciccarelli M Abstract The Rapid Upper Limb Assessment […]

Feasibility of articulated arm mounted Oculus Rift Virtual Reality goggles for adjunctive pain control during occupational therapy in pediatric burn patients.

By Hoffman HG, Meyer WJ, Ramirez M, Roberts L, Seibel EJ, Atzori B, Sharar SR, Patterson DR Related Articles Feasibility of articulated arm mounted Oculus Rift Virtual Reality goggles for adjunctive pain control during occupational therapy in pediatric burn patients. Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw. 2014 Jun;17(6):397-401 Authors: Hoffman HG, Meyer WJ, Ramirez M, Roberts L, […]

[Work rehabilitation for people with severe mental illness].

By Stengler K, Becker T, Riedel-Heller SG Related Articles [Work rehabilitation for people with severe mental illness]. Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr. 2014 Jan;82(1):43-51; quiz 52-3 Authors: Stengler K, Becker T, Riedel-Heller SG PMID: 24446118 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Read more here:: [Work rehabilitation for people with severe mental illness].       

[Work rehabilitation in people with severe mental illnesses].

By Stengler K, Riedel-Heller SG, Becker T Related Articles [Work rehabilitation in people with severe mental illnesses]. Nervenarzt. 2014 Jan;85(1):97-105; quiz 106-7 Authors: Stengler K, Riedel-Heller SG, Becker T Abstract Work and employment are basic human rights. Work therapy has a long-standing tradition in mental health care. Integrating people with severe mental illness into jobs […]

The inclusion of activities of daily living in flexor tendon rehabilitation: a survey.

By Powell RK, von der Heyde RL Related Articles The inclusion of activities of daily living in flexor tendon rehabilitation: a survey. J Hand Ther. 2014 Jan-Mar;27(1):23-9 Authors: Powell RK, von der Heyde RL Abstract UNLABELLED: Studies have shown that patients restricted to one-handed use due to trauma or surgery often have difficulty with activities […]

Relationship between touch sensation of the affected hand and performance of valued activities in individuals with chronic stroke.

By Hill VA, Fisher T, Schmid AA, Crabtree J, Page SJ Related Articles Relationship between touch sensation of the affected hand and performance of valued activities in individuals with chronic stroke. Top Stroke Rehabil. 2014 Jul-Aug;21(4):339-46 Authors: Hill VA, Fisher T, Schmid AA, Crabtree J, Page SJ Abstract OBJECTIVE: To investigate the association between touch […]

Developing hand therapy skills in Bangladesh: experiences of Australian volunteers.

By O’Brien L, Hardman A Related Articles Developing hand therapy skills in Bangladesh: experiences of Australian volunteers. J Hand Ther. 2014 Jan-Mar;27(1):30-7 Authors: O’Brien L, Hardman A Abstract INTRODUCTION: Bangladesh is a developing country whose health system is highly dependent on project funding from foreign countries. Interplast Australia & New Zealand have supported volunteer hand […]

Current practice patterns in conservative thumb CMC joint care: survey results.

By O’Brien VH, McGaha JL Related Articles Current practice patterns in conservative thumb CMC joint care: survey results. J Hand Ther. 2014 Jan-Mar;27(1):14-22 Authors: O’Brien VH, McGaha JL Abstract STUDY DESIGN: Cross-sectional descriptive survey INTRODUCTION: Best practice for conservative clinical care pathways is not well outlined in the literature for patients with thumb carpometacarpal joint […]

Can chronic disease management plans including occupational therapy and physiotherapy services contribute to reducing falls risk in older people?

By Mackenzie L, Clemson L Related Articles Can chronic disease management plans including occupational therapy and physiotherapy services contribute to reducing falls risk in older people? Aust Fam Physician. 2014 Apr;43(4):211-5 Authors: Mackenzie L, Clemson L Abstract BACKGROUND: Exercise and home modifications are effective interventions for preventing falls. Chronic disease management (CDM) items are one […]

Acetic acid iontophoresis for recalcitrant scarring in post-operative hand patients.

By Dardas A, Bae GH, Yule A, Wright J, Straughn N, Day CS Related Articles Acetic acid iontophoresis for recalcitrant scarring in post-operative hand patients. J Hand Ther. 2014 Jan-Mar;27(1):44-8 Authors: Dardas A, Bae GH, Yule A, Wright J, Straughn N, Day CS Abstract STUDY DESIGN: Retrospective cohort comparison. INTRODUCTION: Using acetic acid iontophoresis (AAI) […]