Self Care

Telerehabilitation approach for patients with hand impairment.

Publication Date: 
Jan 30, 2017

PURPOSE: Telerehabilitation is one of the newest branches of telemedicine which has been developed because patients need regular trainings outside the medical institution but still under specialist supervision. It helps maintain regularity of exercises and reduces costs.

Development of mHealth system for supporting self-management and remote consultation of skincare.

Publication Date: 
Dec 30, 2015

BACKGROUND: Individuals with spina bifida (SB) are vulnerable to chronic skin complications such as wounds on the buttocks and lower extremities. Most of these complications can be prevented with adherence to self-care routines.

Comprehensive pulmonary rehabilitation in home-based online groups: a mixed method pilot study in COPD.

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Publication Date: 
Dec 15, 2015

BACKGROUND: Comprehensive multidisciplinary pulmonary rehabilitation is vital in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and is considered for any stage of the disease. Rehabilitation programmes are often centre-based and organised in groups.