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    Gerard E. Francisco, Alexander Balbert, Ganesh Bavikatte, Djamel Bensmail, Stefano Carda, Thierry Deltombe, et al.
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    Gerold Stucki, Jerome Bickenbach, Carlotte Kiekens, Stefano Negrini, Henk J. Stam
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    Lynne Turner-Stokes, Jorge Jacinto, Klemens Fheodoroff, Allison Brashear, Pascal Maisonobe, Andreas Lysandropoulos, Stephen Ashford
  • Rehabilitation during and after COVID-19
    Francesco Agostini, Massimiliano Mangone, Pierangela Ruiu, Teresa Paolucci, Valter Santilli, Andrea Bernetti
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    Ya-Fei Zhang, Yang Liu, Shao-Wen Chou, Hao Weng
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Covid-19 Corner

SHORT COMMUNICATION - 2021-02-25
Mobile-based health apps to promote physical activity during COVID-19 lockdowns
Adarsh Kumar Srivastav, Sarita Khadayat, Asir John Samuel
REVIEW ARTICLE - 2021-01-05
Rehabilitation setting during and after Covid-19: An overview on recommendations
Francesco Agostini, Massimiliano Mangone, Pierangela Ruiu, Teresa Paolucci, Valter Santilli, Andrea Bernetti
CASE REPORT - 2020-11-20
Rehabilitation of patients with platypnea-orthodeoxia syndrome in COVID-19 pneumonia: Two case reports
Shuen-Loong Tham, Poo Lee Ong, Audrey Jia Yi Lee, Matthew Rong Jie Tay
CASE REPORT - 2020-09-16
Insights from an interprofessional post-COVID-19 rehabilitation unit: A speech and language therapy and respiratory medicine perspective
Sarah Stierli, Irene Buss, Hermann Redecker, Michael Baumberger, Erika Blättler, Melissa Selb, Sandra Hinter, Barbara Ischer, Hans Schwegler
LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 2020-09-08
E-Neurorehabilitation: Use of mobile phone based health applications during the COVID-19 pandemic
Adarsh Kumar Srivastav, Asir John Samuel
SPECIAL REPORT - 2020-09-02
Rehabilitative of COVID-19 patients with acute lower extremity Ischemia and amputation
Luigia Brugliera, Alfio Spina, Paola Castellazzi, Paolo Cimino, Pietro Arcuri, Maria Grazia Deriu, Chiara Zanetta, Sara Monica Angelone, Jody Filippo Capitanio, Federica Alemanno, Carlo Meloni, Giuseppe D'Angelo, Elise Houdayer, Jubin Abutalebi, Pietro Mortini, Sandro Iannaccone
ORIGINAL REPORT - 2020-09-04
Remote rehabilitation for patients with COVID-19
Tomoko Sakai , Chisato Hoshino, Reiko Yamaguchi, Masanobu Hirao, Rui Nakahara, Atsushi Okawa
ORIGINAL REPORT - 2020-08-24
Development of an integrated rehabilitation pathway for individuals recovering from COVID-19 in the community
Manoj Sivan, Stephen Halpin, Lisa Hollingworth, Nicola Snook, Katherine Hickman, Ian J. Clifton
LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 2020-07-30
Establishing essential cardiopulmonary physiotherapy services in acute care settings in China
Lucy Hong-mei Zhao, Homer Peng-ming Yu, Margot Skinner, Rik Gosselink, Elizabeth Dean, Alice Y.M. Jones
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A practical guide to optimizing the benefits of post-stroke spasticity interventions with botulinum toxin A: An international group consensus
Gerard E. Francisco, Alexander Balbert, Ganesh Bavikatte, Djamel Bensmail, Stefano Carda, Thierry Deltombe, Nathalie Draulans, Steven Escaldi, Raphael Gross, Jorge Jacinto, Nicholas Ketchum, Franco Molteni, Susana Moraleda Perez, Michael W.O Dell, Rajiv Reebye, Patrik Säterö, Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, Heather Walker, Jörg Wissel
A group of doctors from around the world, who are experts in treating muscle stiffness and spasm (also called spasticity), reviewed the current scientific evidence -supporting the effectiveness of using botulinum toxin injections in treatment of spasticity that results from a stroke. When evidence is not available, they discussed and agreed on the best way to treat spasticity using botulinum toxin. The recommendations made by these expert doctors can be used by less-experienced doctors as a guide to how best to use botulinum toxin injection in treating spasticity after a stroke.
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Evalution of Mulligan’s technique for adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder
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REVIEW ARTICLE - DOWNLOADS: 150
The evidence-base for basic physical therapy techniques targeting lower limb function in children with cerebral palsy: A systematic review using the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health as a conceptual framework
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Effects of physiotherapy interventions on balance in multiple sclerosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
Jaana Paltamaa, Tuulikki Sjögren, Sinikka H. Peurala, Ari Heinonen
2021-02-25
SPECIAL REPORT
Five years after development of the national disability, health and rehabilitation plan for Ukraine: Achievements and challenges
Volodymyr Golyk, Oksana Syvak, Klemen Grabljevec, Piotr Tederko, Christoph Gutenbrunner, Boya Nugraha
2021-02-24
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Effectiveness of intrathecal baclofen for intractable stiff-person syndrome: A case report
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