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Bobath [née Busse], Berta Ottilie (1907–1991), physiotherapist

Anne Pimlott Baker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Physiotherapy. 871 words.

Bobath [née Busse], Berta Ottilie (1907–1991), physiotherapist, was born in Berlin on 5 December 1907, the daughter of Hermann Busse, a Jewish manufacturer of dresses. She trained as a...

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Clinical Practice Guideline for Physical Therapy Assessment and Treatment in Patients With Nonspecific Neck Pain

Jasper D Bier, Wendy G.M Scholten-Peeters, J Bart Staal, Jan Pool, Maurits W van Tulder, Emmylou Beekman, Jesper Knoop, Guus Meerhoff and Arianne P Verhagen.

in Physical Therapy

March 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Allied Health Professions; Physiotherapy; Occupational Medicine. 7490 words.

Abstract

The Royal Dutch Society for Physical Therapy (KNGF) issued a clinical practice guideline for physical therapists that addresses the assessment and...

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CoHSTAR Year 2 Update

in Physical Therapy

February 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Allied Health Professions; Physiotherapy; Occupational Medicine. 1209 words.

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Cyriax, James Henry [formerly Hendrik Edgar] (1904–1985), orthopaedic physician

John A. Mathews.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Physiotherapy. 1195 words.

Cyriax, James Henry [formerly Hendrik Edgar] (1904–1985), orthopaedic physician, was born on 27 October 1904 at 71 Oakley Street, Chelsea, London, the son of Edgar Ferdinand Cyriax and his...

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Decision-making in job attendance within health care—a qualitative study

K. M. Tveten and T. Morken.

in Occupational Medicine

April 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Physiotherapy; Occupational Medicine. 3288 words.

Background

Musculoskeletal complaints are considered a major cause of sickness absence, particularly in areas such as the health sector. However, little is...

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Determinants of Peripheral Muscle Strength and Activity in Daily Life in People With Bronchiectasis

Anderson Alves de Camargo, Jacqueline C Boldorini, Anne E Holland, Rejane A Silva de Castro, Fernanda de Cordoba Lanza, Rodrigo A Athanazio, Samia Z Rached, Regina Carvalho-Pinto, Alberto Cukier, Rafael Stelmach and Simone Dal Corso.

in Physical Therapy

March 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Allied Health Professions; Physiotherapy; Occupational Medicine. 5237 words.

Abstract

Background

Bronchiectasis is characterized by a progressive structural lung damage, recurrent infections...

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Early Cyclical Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Improves Strength and Trophism by Akt Pathway Signaling in Partially Paralyzed Biceps Muscle After Spinal Cord Injury in Rats

Gabriel R de Freitas, Caroline C do Espírito Santo, Nicolas A M M de Machado-Pereira, Franciane Bobinski, Adair R S dos Santos and Jocemar Ilha.

in Physical Therapy

March 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Allied Health Professions; Physiotherapy; Occupational Medicine. 5661 words.

Abstract

Background

Electrical stimulation is often used to treat weakness in people with spinal cord injury (SCI);...

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Effectiveness of educational materials to prevent occupational low back pain

F. M. Shorthouse, V. Roffi and C. Tack.

in Occupational Medicine

November 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Physiotherapy; Occupational Medicine. 4152 words.

Background

Low back pain (LBP) in association with occupation is well documented. A subpopulation of workers can be defined as ‘non-heavy’ manual workers...

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Effectiveness of Virtual Reality in Children With Cerebral Palsy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Yuping Chen, HsinChen D Fanchiang and Ayanna Howard.

in Physical Therapy

January 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Allied Health Professions; Physiotherapy; Occupational Medicine. 9315 words.

Abstract

Background

Researchers recently investigated the effectiveness of virtual reality (VR) in helping children...

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Entrustable Professional Activities as a Framework for Continued Professional Competence: Is Now the Time?

Steven B Chesbro, Gail M Jensen and William G Boissonnault.

in Physical Therapy

January 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Allied Health Professions; Physiotherapy; Occupational Medicine. 2884 words.

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