Assessing medical rehabilitation practices: the promise of outcomes research

Short Title:
Assessing medical rehabilitation practices: the promise of outcomes research
Model System:
SCI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
R07739.
Journal:
N/A
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
1997, vol. N/A, issue , pp
Publication Website:
Abstract:
Book about the use of outcomes research in evaluation of medical rehabilitation practices. Topics covered include: methodology; managed care; the World Health Organization (WHO) model of disablement; the meaning and measurement of disability and handicap; quality of life; assessing health status outcomes; socioeconomic approaches to assessment; designing and interpreting clinical studies; the role of treatment theory; clinical program monitoring systems; defining rehabilitation interventions; and outcomes research in relation to particular conditions, including central nervous system, cardiovascular, early development-related, aging-related, and musculoskeletal conditions.
Author(s):
Fuhrer, Marcus J.
Author Address(es):

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