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Intraobserver Reliability of Angular and Linear Measurements of Scapular Position in Subjects With and Without Symptoms
Objective: To assess intraobserver reliability of angular and linear clinical measurements of scapular position. Design: Test-retest analyses. Setting: Outpatient department in National Health Service teaching hospital in ...
Learning through play: simulation scenario = obstacle course + treasure hunt
(Academic Press, 2008-05-20)
Neoliberalism and its implications for mental health in the UK
This article sets out to outline the tenets of neoliberalism and globalization, prior to the identification of the implications of neoliberalism for the British health system since 1979. The article then focuses on the ...
Education for the Future : The Changing Nature of Education for Staff in Learning Disability Services
The importance of effective education for staff working in services for people with learning disabilities has been highlighted regularly as a key strategy for improving the quality of care and services. However, there has ...
Predictors of survival after haemorrhagic stroke in a multi-ethnic population : The South London Stroke Register (SLSR)
Objectives: To identify the predictors of long-term survival after haemorrhagic stroke. Methods: Data were collected within the population-based South London Stroke Register covering a multiethnic source population of ...
Chronic illness, reproductive health and moral work: women’s experiences of epilepsy
Background: The impact of chronic illness on families has long been noted in the literature but in such studies families appear as ready-formed entities. This exploratory qualitative study addresses the largely unacknowledged ...
Law and public health policy
Two of the most important tools that assist states in protecting their populations against threats to health are public health policy and public health law. Policy can exist without recourse to law, but where policy has ...
Eating disorders and concurrent psychopathology : a reconceptualisation of clinical need through Rasch analysis
Therapies for anorexia nervosa (AN), bulimia nervosa (BN), binge eating disorder (BED) and eating disorder not otherwise specified (EDNOS) take as their focus, perhaps of necessity, the eating disorder symptomatology. ...
No longer hungry in hospital : improving the hospital mealtime experience for older people through Action Research
Aims and objectives. This study aimed to improve the mealtime experience of older people in a hospital setting through helping staff to make changes to their clinical practice and the ward environment. Background. Poor ...