2015 Abstracts

2015 Abstracts

Rehabilitation Abstracts from the 2015 CMSC Annual Meeting The 2015 Annual Meeting of the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) was held on May 27 - 30 at the JW Marriot

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New Publication

A team of CMSC rehab specialists responded to a rehabilitation guideline published in Neurology. The response was published in Clinical Neurology in the December 2016 edition. Click Here to Access Article!

Videos from the 2014 CMSC Annual Meeting

Videos from the 2014 CMSC Annual Meeting

Watch videos from the Rehabilitation Track of the 2014 CMSC Annual Meeting held in Dallas, Texas.

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Promoting Successful Rehabilitation Outcomes in Multiple Sclerosis

Promoting Successful Rehabilitation Outcomes in Multiple Sclerosis

Promoting Successful Rehabilitation Outcomes in Multiple Sclerosis Speakers:Susan E. Bennett, PT, DPT, EdD, NCS, MSCS; Lacey Bromley, PT, DPT, MSCS

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Multiple Sclerosis Spasticity: Take Control

Multiple Sclerosis Spasticity: Take Control

This video was created with support from the Paralyzed Veterans of America Education Foundation. Funding was provided by Medtronic, Inc. with an unrestricted educational grant to the PVA. The PVA

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Articles

A Practical Guide to Rehabilitation in Multiple Sclerosis

A Practical Guide to Rehabilitation in Multiple Sclerosis

A multi-dimensional, comprehensive care approach is advocated to promote positive outcomes for individuals with MS, and rehabilitation is an integral part of comprehensive MS care. There is a documented need for improvements in rehabilitative services, including incorporation of standardized measures for the evaluation and ongoing assessment of persons with MS, increased awareness for the signs and symptoms of a change in patient status, and a need for patient engagement in identification of rehabilitation goals and treatment strategies.

| January 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
Home-based physical telerehabilitation in patients with multiple sclerosis

Home-based physical telerehabilitation in patients with multiple sclerosis

J Rehabil Res Dev. 2008;45(9):1361-73. Home-based physical telerehabilitation in patients with multiple sclerosis: a pilot study. Finkelstein J, Lapshin O, Castro H, Cha E, Provance PG. Multiple Sclerosis Center of Excellence, Baltimore Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA. jfinkel9@jhmi.edu Abstract This study assessed feasibility and patient acceptance and estimated the magnitude of […]

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rehabilitation Fellows

2015 MS Rehabilitation Fellows

2015 MS Rehabilitation Fellows

The IOMSRT would like to recognize those candidates selected and the sites chosen to be part of the Rehab Fellowship. Oregon Health & Science University, Multiple Sclerosis Center Darcy Cooper, PT, DPT (Chapel Hill, NC) Katherine Kelly, Student (Fountain Hills, AZ) Carolyn Knoechel, MSc (Calgary, Alberta, Canada) Lauren Zangari, MS, OT (Chapel Hill, NC) Mellen […]

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
2014 Rehab Fellows

2014 Rehab Fellows

Mellen Center for MS Treatment & Research-Cleveland Clinic, Optimus Program-University of Calgary MS Program, Tanner Center for Multiple Sclerosis, Birmingham, AL

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2012/2013 Rehab Fellows

2012/2013 Rehab Fellows

Mellen Center for MS Treatment & Research-Cleveland Clinic, Optimus Program-University of Calgary MS Program, Shepherd Center, Multiple Sclerosis Institute, Atlanta, GA

| June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments