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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-01-04T09:55:20-0500
The goal of the current project is to fill the unmet clinical needs around the objective assessment of visual function and develop outcome-oriented visual rehabilitation approach using the...
The proposed project is to develop an effective prosthetic training and rehabilitation regimen, with the use of virtual reality, to return patients to the highest level of independence and...
Three dimensional gait analysis is widely accepted as a general measure of functional ability among individuals as it is related to health, well-being and quality of life. To diagnose subt...
This screening protocol is designed to facilitate patient recruitment to National Eye Institute (NEI) clinical research studies. Patients must meet specific requirements of a research stu...
The aim of the study is to evaluate if the application of a protocol focused on the equilibrium systems versus the conventional treatments decreases the time to acquire equilibrium in stan...
While suicide and injury account for increased mortality, a large volume of premature deaths in psychiatry are due to medical conditions. The Royal College of Psychiatrists recommend that every new ps...
The utility of physical examination findings for pulmonary hypertension (PH) is not well established. The purpose of this study was to prospectively evaluate the diagnostic performance of the physical...
Guidelines for children with Down syndrome (DS) suggest to perform an annual hip screening to enable early detection of developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH). How to perform this screening is not d...
To develop and test a scale that assesses the attitudes and practices of registered nurses toward physical examination (PE) in of (delete) the clinical settings.
A raised flat surface on which a patient is placed during a PHYSICAL EXAMINATION.
Systematic and thorough inspection of the patient for physical signs of disease or abnormality.
The inspection of one's own body, usually for signs of disease (e.g., BREAST SELF-EXAMINATION, testicular self-examination).
A physical examination in which the qualified health care worker inserts a lubricated, gloved finger of one hand into the RECTUM and may use the other hand to press on the lower ABDOMEN or pelvic area to palpate for abnormalities in the lower rectum, and nearby organs or tissues. The method is commonly used to check the lower rectum, the PROSTATE gland in men, and the UTERUS and OVARIES in women.
Newly arising secondary tumors so small they are difficult to detect by physical examination or routine imaging techniques.