Document Detail


Aging with disability in the workplace.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20494276     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Aging with disabilities, such as multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury, muscular dystrophy, and postpolio syndrome, can lead to barriers to participation, including employment barriers. Many individuals develop strategies for overcoming these barriers that may become less successful as they experience more secondary conditions concomitant with the aging process. Rehabilitation professionals can help to overcome barriers to workplace participation and should work with clients to enhance employment outcomes.
Authors:
Kurt L Johnson; Pat A Brown; Elizabeth S Knaster
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Physical medicine and rehabilitation clinics of North America     Volume:  21     ISSN:  1558-1381     ISO Abbreviation:  Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am     Publication Date:  2010 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-05-24     Completed Date:  2010-08-24     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9102787     Medline TA:  Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  267-79     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 356490, Seattle, WA 98195, USA. kjohnson@uw.edu <kjohnson@uw.edu>
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Aging / physiology*
Disability Evaluation
Disabled Persons / rehabilitation*
Employment / legislation & jurisprudence*,  statistics & numerical data
Employment, Supported / legislation & jurisprudence,  statistics & numerical data
Female
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Multiple Sclerosis / rehabilitation
Muscular Dystrophies / rehabilitation
Postpoliomyelitis Syndrome / rehabilitation
Program Evaluation
Quality of Life
Rehabilitation, Vocational / standards*,  trends
Spinal Cord Injuries / rehabilitation
United States
Workplace
Grant Support
ID/Acronym/Agency:
H133B080024//PHS HHS

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