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Aphasia, a sad effect of stroke

April 2, 2015
Aphasia, a sad effect of stroke

1.    What are the chances of stroke affecting the ability to understand and process language in stroke patients? Associate Professor Elizabeth Cardell (PhD, Griffith University):Aphasia is quite common. Worldwide, around15 million people suffer a cerebrovascular accident (stroke) each year. The world population is ageing so the number of strokes is expected to increase in the [...]

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New solutions for back pain, one of the top three reasons for GP visits in the developed world

March 24, 2015
New solutions for back pain, one of the top three reasons for GP visits in the developed world

The Swiss medtech company Hocoma will be using conference and trade show RehabTech Asia 2015 to launch their Valedo Therapy Concept range in Asia. The Valedo system is a departure for Hocoma who are best known for rehabilitation devices for lower and upper limb disabilities caused by brain and spinal cord injuries, stroke, and other [...]

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RehabTech Asia 2015 to showcase cutting edge technologies

March 24, 2015
RehabTech Asia 2015 to showcase cutting edge technologies

Singapore, 17 March 2015 – The Singapore Rehabilitation Conference, along with the NeuroRehabilitation Medicine & Innovation Asia Pacific Congress and the Rehabilitation Engineering Society and Assistive Technology of North America (RESNA) Asia Pacific Conference will be held in conjunction with the second edition of RehabTech Asia from 26 to 30 March 2015 at Singapore EXPO [...]

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Asia’s cutting edge healthcare technologies at Rehabtech

March 19, 2015
Asia’s cutting edge healthcare technologies at Rehabtech

RehabTech Asia will be back for its second iteration from 26 to 28 March 2015 at Singapore EXPO Convention and Exhibition Centre. The trade show provides a unifying platform that brings together Asia’s healthcare professionals with the world’s solution providers to work towards managing Asia’s increasing demand for integrated long term care (ILTC) more effectively. [...]

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