It is clear that hospitals and oncology practices are very interested in this type of formal partnership which introduces the unique expertise of Navitas in cancer rehabilitation
from a clinical and business perspective.
Denver-based Navitas Cancer Rehabilitation
Centers of America (http://www.
The role of the rehabilitation counselor as a member of the professional cancer rehabilitation
team needs to be emphasized, especially to physicians who may not be aware of, or who harbor misconceptions or prejudices about the training and competencies of the rehabilitation counseling profession.
The masters course in cancer rehabilitation
will help train health and social care staff to meet these demands.
In four sections, US and Canadian specialists in the field cover rehabilitation medicine strategies, documentation, clinics, and nursing home care and subacute rehabilitation; the scope of practice and the professionals on the rehabilitation team, from occupational therapy to rehabilitation nursing; topics and practice areas from cancer rehabilitation
to wound care; and assessment and rating scales, tables, and algorithms.
Advanced Management of Breast Cancer Rehabilitation
A section by exercisebased cancer rehabilitation
specialist, Prof Anna Campbell will also provide realistic exercise advice.
Saturday's mini-institutes will provide in-depth exploration of topics such as lab parameters, the oncology pipeline, cancer immunology, B-cell malignancies, stem cell transplantation complications, breast reconstruction, brachytherapies, cancer rehabilitation
, and survivorship care.
1: International Cancer Rehabilitation
Conference: Vancouver; Social Workers in Health Society of BC; www.
By becoming STAR Program certified, L+M is leading the way by offering its patients excellent cancer rehabilitation
Contributors are experts in pain medicine, anesthesiology, cancer rehabilitation
, and vocational counseling at US hospitals, clinics, and medical centers.
CAIRO: What started as a casual conversation over lunch ended with LE 5 million raised in funds for a cancer rehabilitation
center for children in a record period of three months.
Rehabilitation services are also a cornerstone of the facility, with Penn Therapy & Fitness University City providing specialized physical, occupational and speech therapy, including orthopedic and sports rehabilitation, hand therapy, cancer rehabilitation
, neurologic therapy, cognitive therapy for patients recovering from strokes or head injuries, speech/language pathology, and women's health services.
This research was supported by John Scripps Research Grant, Head and Neck Cancer Rehabilitation
Center, Indianapolis, Indiana; W.
THE Passport to Breast Cancer Rehabilitation
course runs every two months and begins on Monday, September 7, at Breast Cancer Care Cymru's offices in Cardiff.