Hope through Rehabilitation & Research
Posted on Monday, December 9th, 2013
This past year has been an exciting one at Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and we are delighted to have been able to share with you information about and advances in rehabilitation. Thank you for keeping up with our blog, sending in your questions and sharing our blog posts, moving the conversation forward and expanding the Burke… read the full article.
Posted on Wednesday, November 13th, 2013
November is COPD Awareness Month and on Nov. 20, Burke will be recognizing World COPD Day. For the past several years, we have had a one day symposium at Burke as a service to COPD patients. Our intent is to enhance the knowledge for the patients that already know us and introduce ourselves to those… read the full article.
Posted on Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
Stroke Recovery: What to Expect With so much left unknown about how the brain repairs itself after a stroke, it is hard to predict exactly how much a patient will recover. However, with the help of medical rehabilitation, post-stroke patients can achieve the best possible long-term outcome. More than 700,000 people in the U.S. experience… read the full article.
Posted on Wednesday, September 4th, 2013
Reader Question: My nephew suffered a traumatic brain injury recently and he was put in a medically induced coma for almost a week. He is alert now, but there are obvious signs of cognitive impairments, including memory loss and he is showing signs of depression. Is it possible that he will regain his full memory… read the full article.
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