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Modified PRISM and SCI-SET Spasticity Measures for Persons with Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury: Results of a Rasch Analyses.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 Jun 1. Epub 2020 Jun 1.

Crawford Research Institute, Shepherd Center, Atlanta, GA; Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA; Program in Applied Physiology, School of Biological Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA.

Objective: Evaluate the psychometric properties of the SCI-SET and PRISM using Rasch analysis to optimize their validity and efficiency.

Design: Rasch analysis of the SCI-SET and PRISM represents a secondary analysis of data collected as part of a collaborative research project of the SCI Model Systems Centers. The overall survey was organized into four sections: 1) participant demographics and injury characteristics, 2) participant experiences of spasticity, 3) SCI-SET, and 4) PRISM. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.05.012DOI Listing

Determinants of Recurrent Falls After Stroke: A One-Year Follow-Up of The Fall Study of Gothenburg.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 Jun 1. Epub 2020 Jun 1.

Region Västra Götaland, Department of Physiotherapy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital/Östra, Gothenburg; Department of Rehabilitation, Clinical Science, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg.

Objective: To identify the occurrence of recurrent falls and the determinants in the acute phase post stroke that are associated with recurrent falls within the first year after stroke onset.

Design: Prospective follow-up study.

Setting: Stroke unit and community. Read More

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Efficacy and safety of MT10107 (Coretox®) in post-stroke upper limb spasticity treatment: A randomized, double-blind, active drug-controlled, multi-center, phase III clinical trial.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 Jun 1. Epub 2020 Jun 1.

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Gangnam Severance Hospital Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

Objective: To compare the efficacy and safety of MT10107 (Coretox®) with those of onabotulinum toxin A (Botox®) in patients with post-stroke upper limb spasticity DESIGN: A prospective, randomized, double-blind, active drug-controlled, multi-center, phase III clinical trial SETTING: Seven university hospitals in the Republic of Korea PARTICIPANTS: A total of 220 patients with post-stroke upper limb spasticity INTERVENTIONS: All participants received a single injection of either MT10107 (Coretox group) or onabotulinum toxin A (Botox group).

Main Outcome Measures: The primary outcome was change in wrist flexor spasticity from baseline to week 4 and was assessed using the modified Ashworth scale (MAS). The secondary outcomes were MAS scores for wrist, elbow, and finger flexors; percentage of treatment responders (response rate); Disability Assessment Scale (DAS) score, and global assessment of treatment. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.03.025DOI Listing

Phenotypic characteristics of patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease after stratification for the Short Physical Performance Battery summary score.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 Jun 1. Epub 2020 Jun 1.

Department of Research and Development, CIRO, Horn, the Netherlands; Reval Rehabilitation Research - Biomedical Research Institute, Faculty of Rehabilitation Sciences, Hasselt University, Diepenbeek, Belgium; Department of Respiratory Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre (MUMC+), NUTRIM School of Nutrition and Translational Research in Metabolism, Maastricht, The Netherlands.

Objective: To assess the phenotypic characteristics of patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) after stratification for Short Physical Performance Battery (SPPB) summary scores and to determine phenotypic characteristics of the SPPB summary score at the start of pulmonary rehabilitation (PR).

Design: Retrospective, cross-sectional.

Setting: Baseline assessment for PR program. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.05.011DOI Listing

Factors associated with healthy-related quality of life in people living with partial foot or transtibial amputation.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 28. Epub 2020 May 28.

Discipline of Prosthetics and Orthotics. Department of Physiotherapy, Podiatry, and Prosthetics and Orthotics. School of Allied Health, Human Services and Sports. La Trobe University.

Objectives: To determine which demographic, amputation, and health-related factors were associated with health-related quality of life (HR-QoL) in people living with partial foot (PFA) or transtibial amputation (TTA).

Design: Cross-sectional survey.

Setting: Community. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.026DOI Listing

Response by Xie et al to Letter Regarding Article "Effect of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation on Gait and Freezing of Gait in Parkinson Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis".

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 Jun;101(6):1098

Department of Rehabilitation, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, People's Republic of China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.01.002DOI Listing

Assessing the Ability of Comorbidity Indexes to Capture Comorbid Disease in the Inpatient Rehabilitation Spinal Cord Injury Population.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 27. Epub 2020 May 27.

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA; Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

Objective: To examine whether commonly used comorbidity indexes (Deyo-Charlson comorbidity index, Elixhauser comorbidity index, and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) comorbidity tiers) capture comorbidities in the acute traumatic and nontraumatic SCI inpatient rehabilitation population.

Design: Retrospective cross-sectional study PARTICIPANTS: Data were obtained from the Uniform Data System for Medical Rehabilitation from October 1, 2015 to December 31, 2017 for adults with SCI (Medicare-established Impairment Group Codes 04.110-04. Read More

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Challenge for Rehabilitation After Hospitalization for COVID-19.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 25. Epub 2020 May 25.

Physical Therapy Department, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.013DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7247799PMC

COVID-19: We All Have a Role.

Authors:
Vishwa S Raj

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 25. Epub 2020 May 25.

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Carolinas Rehabilitation, Charlotte, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7247503PMC

Comparison of removable rigid dressing and elastic bandage for residual limb maturation in transtibial amputees: a randomized controlled trial.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 22. Epub 2020 May 22.

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.

Objective: To determine the effect of a removable rigid dressing (RRD) on the time to residual limb maturation compared with elastic bandage (EB) in transtibial amputees.

Design: Experimental single-blinded (assessor-blinded) randomized controlled trial.

Setting: Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.05.009DOI Listing

Case-control study of ultrasound evaluation of acute median nerve response to upper extremity circuit training in spinal cord injury.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 22. Epub 2020 May 22.

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL.

Case-control study of ultrasound evaluation of acute median nerve response to upper-extremity circuit training in spinal cord injury. Individuals with Spinal cord injury (SCI) often present signs and symptoms of median nerve (MN) pathology. Pre-clinical signs identification of MN pathology might facilitate early intervention to prevent or delay CTS in SCI. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.05.008DOI Listing

Construct validity of the Chilean-Spanish version of the Functional Status Score for the Intensive Care Unit: a prospective observational study using actigraphy in mechanically-ventilated patients.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 21. Epub 2020 May 21.

School of Physical Therapy, Facultad de Medicina, Clínica Alemana Universidad del Desarrollo, Santiago, Chile.

Objective: To evaluate the construct validity (hypotheses testing) of the Chilean-Spanish version of the Functional Status Score for the Intensive Care Unit (FSS-ICU) using continuous actigraphy from intensive care unit (ICU) admission to ICU discharge.

Design: The Chilean-Spanish version of the FSS-ICU was used in a prospective observational study to mainly evaluate its correlation with actigraphy variables (GT9X Link-ActiGraph). The FSS-ICU was assessed on awakening and at ICU discharge, while actigraphy variables were recorded from ICU admission to ICU discharge. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.019DOI Listing

Challenges of Developing a Natural Language Processing Method with Electronic Health Records to Identify Persons with Chronic Mobility Disability.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 21. Epub 2020 May 21.

Health Policy Research Center-Mongan Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital; Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School. Electronic address:

Objective: To assess the utility of applying natural language processing (NLP) to electronic health records (EHRs) to identify individuals with chronic mobility disability.

Design: We used EHRs from the Research Patient Data Repository, which contains EHRs from a large Massachusetts health care delivery system. This analysis was part of a larger study assessing the effects of disability on diagnosis of colorectal cancer. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.024DOI Listing

Predictors of Physical Therapy Referral among Persons with Peripheral Vestibular Disorders in the United States.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 20. Epub 2020 May 20.

University of Pittsburgh, Department of Physical Therapy.

Objective: To determine the rate of PT referral and patient and physician characteristics associated with PT referral for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) and other peripheral vestibular disorders (PVDs) in U.S. ambulatory care clinics. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.016DOI Listing

Comparison of the Effects of Vapocoolant Spray and Topical Anesthetic Cream on Pain during Intraarticular Injection of the Shoulder: a Randomized Double-Blind Controlled Trial.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 20. Epub 2020 May 20.

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, College of Medicine, Soonchunhyang University Hospital, Bucheon.

Objective: This study was performed to compare the effects of a vapocoolant spray and an eutectic mixture of local anesthetics (EMLA) cream on reducing pain during intraarticular (IA) injection of the shoulder.

Design: Double-blind randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial.

Setting: University hospital. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.021DOI Listing

The effect of exercise on cardiometabolic risk factors in adults with chronic spinal cord injury: A systematic review.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 20. Epub 2020 May 20.

Department for Health, University of Bath. Electronic address:

Objective: To determine the effects of exercise on individual cardiometabolic syndrome (CMS) risk factors in adults with chronic spinal cord injury (SCI).

Data Sources: English language searches of PubMed, Web of Science, EMBASE, and Scopus (01/01/1970 to 31/07/2019).

Study Selection: Articles were included if they met the following criteria: (1) original articles with statistical analysis, (2) participants were adults with a SCI sustained ≥ 1-year ago, (3) exercise intervention duration ≥ 2 weeks, and (4) included any CMS risk factor as an outcome. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.020DOI Listing

Discrete and dynamic postoperative pain catastrophizing trajectories across 6 months: A prospective observational study.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 20. Epub 2020 May 20.

Defense and Veterans Center for Integrative Pain Management, Department of Military and Emergency Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Rockville, MD USA; The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine, Bethesda, MD USA.

Objective: To investigate pain catastrophizing presentations up to 6-months postoperatively and subsequent changes in pain intensity and physical function.

Design: Prospective observational multisite study SETTING: Two tertiary care facilities between 2016 and 2019 PARTICIPANTS: Adult patients undergoing a mastectomy, thoracic surgery, total knee or hip arthroplasty, spinal fusion, or major abdominal surgery.

Interventions: Not applicable. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.023DOI Listing

Respiratory muscle training improves strength and decreases the risk of respiratory complications in stroke survivors: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 20. Epub 2020 May 20.

Medical Department, Xinhong Community Health Service Center, Minhang District, Shanghai, 201107, China.

Objective: To evaluate the effects of respiratory muscle training in a population of stroke patients.

Data Sources: PubMed, EMBASE, the Cochrane Library, CINAHL and CNKI databases were searched for clinical trials up to December 2019.

Study Selection: Nine randomized controlled trials (RCTs) published in English met the inclusion criteria. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.017DOI Listing

Sex differences in emotional insight after traumatic brain injury.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 20. Epub 2020 May 20.

Associate Professor, Central Queensland University, School of Health, Medical, and Applied Sciences, Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Rockhampton, QLD, Australia 4702.

Objective: To compare sex differences in alexithymia (poor emotional processing) in males and females with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and uninjured controls.

Setting: TBI rehabilitation facility in the USA and a University in Canada.

Participants: Sixty adults with moderate to severe TBI (62% males) and 60 uninjured controls (63% males) DESIGN: Cross-sectional. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.018DOI Listing

The Influence of Tobacco Use, Alcohol Consumption, and Weight Gain on Development of Secondary Musculoskeletal Injury after Lower Limb Amputation.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 20. Epub 2020 May 20.

DoD-VA Extremity Trauma & Amputation Center of Excellence, San Diego, CA; The Department of Physical and Occupational Therapy, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA.

Objective: To evaluate whether tobacco use, alcohol consumption, and weight gain are associated with the diagnosis of overuse musculoskeletal injuries within the first 12 months following lower limb amputation.

Design: Retrospective cohort study.

Setting: Military treatment facilities. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.022DOI Listing

Function and quality of life of unilateral major upper limb amputees: Impact of prosthesis use and type.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 10. Epub 2020 May 10.

University of Massachusetts Medical school, Worcester Massachusetts, United States of America.

Objective: To compare patient-reported outcomes of disability, activity difficulty, and health related quality of life (HRQoL) by prosthetic device use and configuration and to identify factors associated with these outcomes.

Design: Telephone survey.

Setting: General community. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.003DOI Listing

The quality of rehabilitation Clinical Practice Guidelines: An overview study of AGREE II appraisals.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 10. Epub 2020 May 10.

Strauss Heath Sciences Library, University of Colorado, Aurora CO.

Objective: To evaluate the quality of rehabilitation Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs), specifically with respect to their applicability.

Data Sources: Medline, Embase, Web of Science, CINAHL, PsycINFO, the Cochrane Library Databases were searched for papers published in 2017-2019 that had applied the Appraisal of Guidelines for Research & Evaluation II (AGREE II) CPG quality assessment tool to rehabilitation CPGs.

Study Selection: 449 de-duplicated abstracts were independently screened by two authors, resulting in 47 articles. Read More

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Effect of anodal transcranial direct current stimulation at the right dorsolateral prefrontal cortex on the cognitive function in patients with mild cognitive impairment: a randomized double-blind controlled trial.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 10. Epub 2020 May 10.

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand. Electronic address:

Objectives: Study the effect of anodal transcranial direct stimulation (atDCS) of the right dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC) on cognitive function and side effects in patients with mild cognitive impairment (MCI).

Study Design: Experimental double-blind randomized, sham-controlled trial SETTING: Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Tertiary Hospital SUBJECTS: Volunteers with MCI METHODS: Participants (45) who met the inclusion criteria were randomly allocated by block randomization into two groups. The atDCS group (23 participants) were stimulated at 2 mA for 20 min with the anode on the right DLPFC and cathode on the left supraorbital area. Read More

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Mental simulation practice has beneficial effects on patients' physical function following lower limb arthroplasty: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 10. Epub 2020 May 10.

Science and Research Centre, Institute for Kinesiology Research, Koper, Slovenia; Faculty of Sport and Physical Education, University of Niš, Niš, Serbia.

Objective: To determine the effectiveness of mental simulation practice (MSP) on measures of physical function recovery in patients who have undergone a joint replacement surgery of lower limbs.

Data Sources: A systematic review was conducted using CINAHL, PubMed/MEDLINE, Embase, SPORT Discus, PEDro, Cochrane Register of Controlled Trials and Google Scholar from earliest record to 16 August 2019.

Study Selections: The following inclusion criteria were used to determine eligibility for studies: 1) randomised and matched controlled trials recruiting male and female adults who underwent primary unilateral joint arthroplasty; 2) the study examined effects of MSP intervention on measures of physical function recovery (both performance-based and patient self-reported); 3) measures of interest were compared between MSP and control groups. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.004DOI Listing

The association of initial provider type on opioid fills for individuals with neck pain.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 10. Epub 2020 May 10.

Department of Health Law, Policy, and Management, Health Outcomes Unit (HOU), Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA. Electronic address:

Objective: To determine whether the initial provider of care for neck pain was associated with opioid use for people with neck pain.

Design: Retrospective cohort study SETTING: Marketscan™ research databases PARTICIPANTS: 427,966 patients with new-onset neck pain from 2010 to 2014 MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Opioid use was defined using retail pharmacy fills. We performed logistic regression analysis to assess the association between initial provider and opioid use. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.002DOI Listing

Proposed Changes to the Inpatient Services for the Disabled in the United States Post-COVID-19.

Authors:
Jay M Meythaler

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 11. Epub 2020 May 11.

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Wayne State University School of Medicine, Dearborn, MI.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.05.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7211611PMC

A Reaching Performance Scale for Two Wolf Motor Function Test Items.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 17. Epub 2020 May 17.

Division of Biokinesology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California.

Objective: To adapt the Reaching Performance Scale for Stroke (RPSS) for the Wolf Motor Function Test (WMFT) "Lift Can" (Can) and "Hand to Box" (Box) items.

Design: Retrospective analysis of video-recorded WMFT assessment performed by three raters on two occasions; SETTING: N/A; PARTICIPANTS: 29 participants with mild to moderate upper extremity impairment, <3 months post stroke INTERVENTIONS: N/A MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Inter- and intra-rater agreement, concurrent validity of Wolf Motor Function Test-Reaching Performance Scale for Stroke (WMFT-RPSS) RESULTS: Mean (SD) inter-rater Gwet's agreement coefficient (AC) was 0.61 (0. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.05.003DOI Listing

Decannulation after a severe Acquired Brain Injury (sABI).

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 16. Epub 2020 May 16.

IRCCS Fondazione Don Carlo Gnocchi.

Objective: To identify the impact of some clinical characteristics of sABI patients on the decannulation success during the Intensive Rehabilitation Unit (IRU) stay.

Design: Nonconcurrent cohort study SETTING: and Participants: Patients with sABI and tracheostomy were retrospectively selected from the database of the IRU of the Don Gnocchi Foundation Institute.

Main Outcome Measures: Potential predictors of decannulation were screened from variables collected at admission during clinical examination, conducted by trained and experienced examiners. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.05.004DOI Listing

Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy and Knee Osteoarthritis: Defining a Placebo Group.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 14. Epub 2020 May 14.

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Bornova, İzmir, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.02.018DOI Listing

National Institutes of Health Research Plan on Rehabilitation: Analysis and Progress.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 14. Epub 2020 May 14.

National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA.

Objective: To summarize the progress towards the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Plan on Rehabilitation goals and the methods by which tracking occurred.

Design: Each grant award was manually coded by NIH staff for research plan goals, type of science categories (e.g. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.005DOI Listing

INTERACTION BETWEEN RECOVERY OF MOTOR AND LANGUAGE ABILITIES AFTER STROKE.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 14. Epub 2020 May 14.

Casa Cura Policlinico, Department of Neurorehabilitation Sciences, Milan, Italy.

Objective: To analyze the nature of the interaction between motor and language recovery in patients with motor impairment and aphasia following left-hemispheric stroke and to investigate prognostic factors of best recovery i.e. the significant recovery of both functions simultaneously. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.010DOI Listing

Walking Speed Affects Gait Coordination and Variability Among Older Adults with and without Mobility Limitations.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 13. Epub 2020 May 13.

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

Objective: To determine if poorer gait variability and gait coordination among mobility limited older adults is related to their slower walking speed.

Design: Cross-sectional analysis. . Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.009DOI Listing

Aspects of Executive Dysfunction and Racial/Ethnic Minority Status are Associated with Unemployment Duration in Veterans with a History of Mild-to-Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 13. Epub 2020 May 13.

Center of Excellence for Stress and Mental Health, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA, USA; University of California San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, La Jolla, CA, USA; VA San Diego Healthcare System, Research Service, San Diego, CA, USA. Electronic address:

Objective: To examine demographic, psychiatric symptom, and neuropsychological performance factors associated with duration of unemployment in Iraq/Afghanistan Veterans with a history of mild-to-moderate traumatic brain injury (TBI).

Design: Cross-sectional, secondary data analysis of baseline measures in a supported employment study.

Setting: VA medical center. Read More

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Implementing patient-reported outcome measures in outpatient rehabilitation settings: A systematic review of facilitators and barriers using the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 13. Epub 2020 May 13.

Sports Medicine Research Institute, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Jameson Crane Sports Medicine Institute, Columbus, OH. USA; Division of Physical Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, College of Medicine Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. USA.

Objective: This systematic review examines the facilitators and barriers to the use of patient reported outcome measures (PROMs) in outpatient rehabilitation settings and provides strategies to improve care to maximize patient outcomes.

Data Sources: Eleven databases were systematically searched from November 2018 to May 2019.

Study Selection: Two reviewers independently assessed articles based on the following inclusion criteria: English text, articles evaluating barriers and facilitators, include PROMs, and occur in an outpatient rehabilitation setting (physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech language pathology, or athletic training). Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.007DOI Listing

Differential association of serum BDNF with post-stroke depression and post-stroke anxiety.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 13. Epub 2020 May 13.

Stroke Biological Recovery Laboratory, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, the teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA. Electronic address:

Objective: To investigate the correlation between brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) and risk factors as well as functional outcome in post-stroke depression (PSD) or post-stroke anxiety (PSA).

Design: A cohort study.

Setting: Stroke patients admitted to an urban rehabilitation hospital. Read More

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Are exercise and physical therapy common forms of conservative management in the year prior to lumbar spine surgery?

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 13. Epub 2020 May 13.

US Army Baylor Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy, JBSA Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA; Center for the Intrepid (TG and DR), Department of Neurosurgery (RM), Brooke Army Medical Center, JBSA Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA; Physical Performance Service Line, G 3/5/7, US Army Office of the Surgeon General, Falls Church, VA, USA. Electronic address:

Objective: To quantify and compare utilization of opioids, exercise therapy and physical therapy in the year before spine surgery.

Design: A retrospective cohort of surgical and claims data SETTING: Beneficiaries of the Military Health System seen at Brooke Army Medical Center PARTICIPANTS: 411 patients undergoing surgery between 1 January 2014 and 31 December 2015, identified retrospectively through the Surgical Scheduling System (S3) based on procedure type (fusion, laminectomy, arthroplasty, vertebroplasty, and discectomy).

Interventions: Elective lumbar spine surgery MAIN OUTCOMES: Healthcare utilization variables present during the full 12 months prior to surgery, that included physical therapy services and visits for exercise therapy or manual therapy procedures and opioid prescriptions. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.006DOI Listing

Retractions in Rehabilitation and Sport Sciences Journals: A Systematic Review.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 10. Epub 2020 May 10.

Department of Medical Ecology and Hydroclimatology, Gaziosmanpaşa Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

Objective: To identify the characteristics of retracted publications in rehabilitation and sport sciences journals.

Data Sources: The Web of Science, PubMed, and Retraction Watch databases were searched from inception to August 2019.

Study Selection: Retracted publications published in rehabilitation or sport sciences journals, indexed in the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) and Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) were included. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.03.010DOI Listing

Is it Time to Replace the Oswestry Index with PROMIS Physical Function Computer Adaptive Test?

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 3. Epub 2020 May 3.

Department of Spine and Scoliosis, Texas Spine and Scoliosis, 1600 West 38th Street, Suite 200, Austin, TX, 78731, USA.

Objective: To address the relative influence of psychological factors on variation in PROMIS PF CAT and ODI scores.

Design: Cross-sectional.

Setting: We enrolled patients with low back pain, presenting to clinicians specializing in the treatment of spine conditions in a large urban area. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.03.021DOI Listing

FAMILY HISTORY INFLUENCES THE EFFECTIVENESS OF HOME-EXERCISE IN OLDER PEOPLE WITH CHRONIC LOW BACK PAIN: A SECONDARY ANALYSIS OF A RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 3. Epub 2020 May 3.

Discipline of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Objective: To investigate whether a family history of LBP influences patient outcomes and treatment effects following home-exercises in older people with chronic LBP.

Design: Secondary analysis of a randomised controlled trial.

Setting: Local community. Read More

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Cost-benefit analysis from the payor's perspective for the screening and diagnosing OSA during inpatient rehabilitation for moderate to severe TBI.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 May 3. Epub 2020 May 3.

Health Economics Resource Center (HERC), Palo Alto VA Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA: Division of Internal Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC.

Objective: To describe the cost-benefit of four different approaches to screening for sleep apnea in a cohort of participants with moderate to severe TBI receiving inpatient rehabilitation from the payor's perspective.

Design: A cost-benefit analysis of phased approaches to sleep apnea diagnosis.

Setting: Six TBI Model System Inpatient Rehabilitation Centers PARTICIPANTS: Trial data from 214 participants were used in analyses (mean age 44 [SD 18], 82% male, 75% white, with primarily motor-vehicle related injury [44%] and falls [33%] with a sample mean emergency department Glasgow Coma Scale of 8 (SD 5). Read More

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Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 Jun 4;101(6):1099-1100. Epub 2020 May 4.

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Immediate and Sustained Effects of Interventions for Changing Physical Activity in People with Multiple Sclerosis: Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 Apr 25. Epub 2020 Apr 25.

Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA; University of Alabama at Birmingham/Lakeshore Foundation Research Collaborative, Birmingham, AL, USA.

Objectives: To examine the immediate and sustained effects of interventions for changing physical activity behavior in people with multiple sclerosis (MS), and explore factors that might moderate intervention effects on physical activity behavior (e.g., intervention type and duration, type of physical activity measurement, intensity of theory integration [degree of theory used in study design], and study quality). Read More

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Differential Effects of Acute and Multiple Concussions on Gait Initiation Performance.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 Apr 25. Epub 2020 Apr 25.

Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA.

Objective: To identify the effect of acute and multiple concussions on gait initiation performance.

Design: Cohort study.

Setting: University research center. Read More

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A Systematic Review of the Incidence, Prevalence, Costs, and Activity/Work Limitations of Amputation, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Back Pain, Multiple Sclerosis, Spinal Cord Injury, Stroke, and Traumatic Brain Injury in the United States: A 2019 Update.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 Apr 24. Epub 2020 Apr 24.

Rehabilitation Medicine Department, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.

Objective: To present recent evidence on the prevalence, incidence, costs, activity limitations, and work limitations of common conditions requiring rehabilitation.

Methods: This was a systematic review. Medline (PubMed), SCOPUS, Web of Science, and the grey literature were searched for relevant articles about amputation, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, back pain, multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury, stroke, and traumatic brain injury. Read More

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Perineural Dextrose and Corticosteroid Injections for Ulnar Neuropathy at the Elbow: A Randomized Double-blind Trial.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 Apr 20. Epub 2020 Apr 20.

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Tri-Service General Hospital, School of Medicine, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China; Integrated Pain Management Center, Tri-Service General Hospital, School of Medicine, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China. Electronic address:

Objective: To assess the effects of perineural corticosteroid and 5% dextrose water (D5W) injections in patients with mild to moderate ulnar neuropathy at the elbow (UNE).

Design: Prospective, randomized, double-blind, controlled trial (6-month follow-up).

Setting: Outpatients of local medical center settings. Read More

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Scoping Review on Rehabilitation Scoping Reviews.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020 Apr 20. Epub 2020 Apr 20.

Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Objective: To examine the extent, scope, and methodological quality of rehabilitation scoping reviews.

Data Sources: A comprehensive list of scoping reviews conducted in the broader health field (inception to July 2014), with a further update of that list (up to February 2017) using similar methods, including searching 9 electronic databases.

Study Selection: Articles were included if they were scoping reviews within rehabilitation. Read More

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