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Author Brandt, Edward N., Jr. (Edward Newman), 1933-2007.

Title Enabling America : assessing the role of rehabilitation science and engineering / Edward N. Brandt, Jr., and Andrew M. Pope, editors ; Committee on Assessing Rehabilitation Science and Engineering, Division of Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1997
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Description 1 online resource (422 pages)
Contents ""Front Matter""; ""Preface""; ""Acronyms""; ""Contents""; ""Executive Summary""; ""1 Introduction""; ""2 Magnitude and Cost of Disability in America""; ""3 Models of Disability and Rehabilitation""; ""4 Pathology and Impairment Research""; ""5 Functional Limitations Research in Rehabilitation Science and Engineering""; ""6 Disability and the Environment""; ""7 Research on the Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Services""; ""8 Translating Research into Practical Applications""; ""9 Education and Training in Rehabilitation Science and Engineering""
""10 Organization and Administration of Federal Research Programs""""11 Overarching Recommendations and Priorities""; ""References""; ""A Data Collection and Analysis""; ""B Summary of Information Sources on Disability and Rehabilitation Research""; ""C Taxonomy""; ""D Committee and Staff Biographies""; ""Index""
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-315) and index
Notes English
Subject Medical rehabilitation -- United States.
Rehabilitation technology -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Brandt, Edward N., Jr. (Edward Newman), 1933-2007.
Pope, Andrew MacPherson, 1950-
LC no. 97021183
ISBN 0309518229
OTHER TI ProQuest Ebook Central