Latest American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Stories

2014-03-31 08:30:36

ROSEMONT, Ill., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Foundation for Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (FPM&R) and Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals are partnering in the development of a new research grant. The Mallinckrodt Acute Pain Management Research Grant will offer up to three grants of $10,000 each in 2014 for research on the use of acute opioids by physiatrists in physical medicine and rehabilitation, with special consideration given to outcomes research....

2013-03-02 23:00:28

The ACRM | American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine announces that effective 1 January 2013, Leighton Chan, MD, MPH, and Allen W. Heinemann, PhD, ABPP, were appointed Co-Editors-in-Chief of its journal, the Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Reston, VA (PRWEB) March 02, 2013 Chan is Chief of the Rehabilitation Medicine Department of the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, and Heinemann is Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Feinberg School...

2011-04-11 19:07:00

HONOLULU, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Neurology has issued a new guideline on the most effective treatments for diabetic nerve pain, the burning or tingling pain in the hands and feet that affects millions of people with diabetes. The guideline is published in the April 11, 2011, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology, and will be presented April 11, 2011, at the American Academy of...

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