Evidence on Effectiveness of Tele-Rehabilitation

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A summary document prepared by the Institute of Health Economics Canada and the Finnish Office for health Technology Assessment, 2010 entitled evidence on the effectiveness of tele-rehabilitation applications can be found at http://bit.ly/fMlLe1

In reference to tele-rehabilitation (TRH) within the neurology area the report discusses five studies on support for stroke patients, TRH was successful in three, but of limited or no benefit in two. In addition the report details studies in TBI and MS.  http://www.HandTutor.com


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