New Measure Targets Progress Tracking In Adult Amputees

According to a Brown University news release, a research team has pinpointed a new measure intended to assist in evaluating how well an adult amputee can perform activities of daily living (ADLs) with a prosthetic arm.

ISS Vancouver 2012 Wrapup with TiLite

Rehab Management caught up with David Lippes and Josh Anderson of TiLite at the 2012 International Seating Symposium in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. A new TiLite pediatric wheelchair. Watch it now!

UCP Responds To Reported Accessibility Issues of Capitol Buildings

United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) has issued a statement in response to the lingering accessibility issues reported to exist within the House Office Buildings and spotlighted by the Office of Compliances Biennial Report on the 111th Congress, Americans with Disabilities Act Inspections Relating to Public Services and Accommodations.

Symposium Provides Comprehensive Look At Hip Disorders

As a nod to the expanding field of hip specialists, the Joint Preserving and Minimally Invasive Surgery of the Hip Symposium with the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) recently provided a platform to gather international experts in hip surgery to share a comprehensive overview of recent advances and trends in treating a range of hip disorders.

New York-Presbyterian Offers Older Adults Winter Safety Tips

With the onslaught of winter, the New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center and New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center have released tips for older adults to assist in preparing for the potential hazards of colder weather, including fall prevention.