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Covid-19 Corner

SHORT COMMUNICATION - 2021-02-25
Mobile-based health apps to promote physical activity during COVID-19 lockdowns
Adarsh Kumar Srivastav, Sarita Khadayat, Asir John Samuel
REVIEW ARTICLE - 2021-01-05
Rehabilitation setting during and after Covid-19: An overview on recommendations
Francesco Agostini, Massimiliano Mangone, Pierangela Ruiu, Teresa Paolucci, Valter Santilli, Andrea Bernetti
CASE REPORT - 2020-11-20
Rehabilitation of patients with platypnea-orthodeoxia syndrome in COVID-19 pneumonia: Two case reports
Shuen-Loong Tham, Poo Lee Ong, Audrey Jia Yi Lee, Matthew Rong Jie Tay
CASE REPORT - 2020-09-16
Insights from an interprofessional post-COVID-19 rehabilitation unit: A speech and language therapy and respiratory medicine perspective
Sarah Stierli, Irene Buss, Hermann Redecker, Michael Baumberger, Erika Blättler, Melissa Selb, Sandra Hinter, Barbara Ischer, Hans Schwegler
LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 2020-09-08
E-Neurorehabilitation: Use of mobile phone based health applications during the COVID-19 pandemic
Adarsh Kumar Srivastav, Asir John Samuel
SPECIAL REPORT - 2020-09-02
Rehabilitative of COVID-19 patients with acute lower extremity Ischemia and amputation
Luigia Brugliera, Alfio Spina, Paola Castellazzi, Paolo Cimino, Pietro Arcuri, Maria Grazia Deriu, Chiara Zanetta, Sara Monica Angelone, Jody Filippo Capitanio, Federica Alemanno, Carlo Meloni, Giuseppe D'Angelo, Elise Houdayer, Jubin Abutalebi, Pietro Mortini, Sandro Iannaccone
ORIGINAL REPORT - 2020-09-04
Remote rehabilitation for patients with COVID-19
Tomoko Sakai , Chisato Hoshino, Reiko Yamaguchi, Masanobu Hirao, Rui Nakahara, Atsushi Okawa
ORIGINAL REPORT - 2020-08-24
Development of an integrated rehabilitation pathway for individuals recovering from COVID-19 in the community
Manoj Sivan, Stephen Halpin, Lisa Hollingworth, Nicola Snook, Katherine Hickman, Ian J. Clifton
LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 2020-07-30
Establishing essential cardiopulmonary physiotherapy services in acute care settings in China
Lucy Hong-mei Zhao, Homer Peng-ming Yu, Margot Skinner, Rik Gosselink, Elizabeth Dean, Alice Y.M. Jones
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ORIGINAL REPORT
Effects of virtual reality-based neck-specific sensorimotor training in patients with chronic neck pain: A randomized controlled pilot trial
Marina Nusser, Sebastian Knapp, Michael Kramer, Gert Krischak
The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of neck-specific coordination training using a virtual reality device, in comparison with general coordination training and a standard exercise programme as part of inpatient rehabilitation for patients with chronic neck pain. Pain, disability and mobility of the neck were determined before and after 3 weeks of training intervention in 51 patients. The virtual reality training group exhibited greater effects in relief of headaches, and bending the neck forwards and backwards compared with the standard exercise group, and an increased ability to bend the neck backwards compared with the coordination training group. The results suggest that neck-specific coordination training using a virtual reality device increases the benefits of standard inpatient rehabilitation in patients with chronic neck pain, particularly in bending the neck backwards.
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