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Do People with Disabilities Have Difficulty Finding a Family Physician
Primary care has been ideally characterized as the medical home for all citizens, and yet recent data shows that approximately 6% do not have a family physician, and only 17.5% of family practices are open to new patients. ...
Assessment of Knee Pain in Obese and Non-Obese Individuals Diagnosed with Osteoarthritis of the Knee Before and After Performance-Based Tests: A Pilot Study
Objective: 1) To examine whether self-reported pain, measured with the Western Ontario McMaster University Osteoarthritis Index pain subscale and Visual Analog Scale, of individuals diagnosed with knee Osteoarthritis would ...
Functional Rehabilitation Criteria Required for a Safe Return to Active Duty in Military Personnel Following a Musculoskeletal Injury
The objective of this article is to assess the types of musculoskeletal (MSK) injuries commonly affecting military personnel and the outcome measures that may be used to predict a safe return to active duty post-injury. ...
A Comprehensive Framework and Key Guideline Recommendations for the Provision of Evidence-Based Breast Cancer Survivorship Care Within the Primary Care Setting
Background. Breast cancer survivors continue to experience physical and psychosocial health care needs post-treatment. Primary care involvement is increasing as cancer centres move forward with earlier discharge of stable ...
Actionable Nuggets: Knowledge Translation Tool for the Needs of Patients with Spinal Cord Injury
OBJECTIVE: To present the results of a pilot study of an innovative methodology for translating best evidence about spinal cord injury (SCI) for family practice.
A Scoping Review of Psychological Interventions for PTSD in Military Personnel and Veterans
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has emerged as a key concern for military and veteran populations. This article describes what is being done programmatically and therapeutically to treat PTSD in military personnel ...
Functional and Physiological Determinants of Perceived Disability in Individuals Diagnosed with Osteoarthritis of the Hip
Objectives: The main objective of this pilot study was to investigate which standardized functional and physiological test best predicted perceived disability in a single group of 21 individuals diagnosed with osteoarthritis ...
A New Resource to Study the Health of Veterans in Ontario
In Canada, population-based research describing the health and healthcare utilization of Veterans is limited and it is difficult to understand the health related issues Canadian Veterans experience. Through collaboration ...
Changes in Self-Reported Disability after Performance-Based Tests in Obese and Non-Obese Individuals Diagnosed with Osteoarthritis of the Knee.
PURPOSE: The purposes of this study are three-fold: (1) To examine whether the WOMAC questionnaire should be obtained before or after performance-based tests. (2) To assess whether self-reported disability scores before ...