Tag: "rehab" at medical news
Hospital palliative care programs continue rapid growth
...iate for palliative care programs (psychiatric and rehab
hospitals are excluded): 30% have a program 50% with over 75 beds have a program 70% with over 250 beds have a program 57% of hospitals with a cancer program approved by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) have a program 75% of Council of T...
Are women tougher when it comes to heart disease? Study suggests yes
...ample, are less likely to go for post-heart attack rehab
programs involving exercise and education to help patients improve their health. Women are also more likely to delay seeking help for heart-related symptoms than men, and are less likely to receive heart-related diagnostic and therapeutic procedures....
Accessible technology and rehab medicine help Americans with disabilities in today's work force
...ts overcome their disabilities and have found that rehab
therapy plays an essential role in enabling many o...ily provides them with the incentive to train with rehab
professionals to overcome their physical disabilities." At the event, medical and technology experts...
Brain function in schizophrenia can improve with support, holds promise for cognitive rehabilitation
...f Washington University. Good news for cognitive rehab
techniques The team's findings are positive news for those now pursuing cognitive rehabilitation techniques for schizophrenia, Barch said. "Our results suggest that poor memory function in schizophrenia is in part due to changes in the use of strat...
Increase in heart surgery mortality from SSRIs or depression?
...ely to take their medications, go to the doctor or rehab
program regularly, eat healthy diets or stop smoking," Xiong continued. "It is precisely for these reasons we believe that these high-risk surgery patients need to receive appropriate treatment for depression." "In our cohort of patients, only five p...