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Tobi's art, a past patient at Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

Shirley Ryan AbilityLab Showcases Patient Art at New Exhibit at Hotel Chicago

Hotel Chicago West Loop partners with Shirley Ryan AbilityLab to showcase more than 30 pieces of art by patients with functional impairments.


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AbilityLab set to test a $6 million tool

The top-ranked rehab hospital has spent eight years developing and refining what it calls the Ability Quotient, a quality assessment tool that measures patients’ progress to guide doctors and insurers.


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Multimodal Treatment for Hemiplegic Shoulder Pain

Age Range Between 21-90 years of age

Clinical Trial

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Pain and Mental Health - When chronic pain strikes, depression and anxiety can follow

Chronic pain is more than a physical problem. Those who suffer from long-term pain often experience emotional and psychological aspects as well, particularly depression and anxiety.


child with CP interacts with therapist at Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
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Characteristics of Physical Therapy for Parkinson's Disease - A National Mixed Methods Study

This study surveyed academic medical centers with Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Specialty Neurology Clinics. This was followed by focus groups and interviews with neurologists, social

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Dr. Richard Lieber Inducted into AIMBE College of Fellows

Richard Lieber, PhD — Shirley Ryan AbilityLab senior vice president and chief scientific officer — was inducted into the American Institute for Medical and Biomedical Engineering’s (AIMBE) College of Fellows at the organization’s annual meeting March 25 in Washington, D.C.


Nurses at AbilityLab

Nominations for Nurses Week Awards - Due April 2

One highlight of Nurses Week is the presentation of two high honors: the Nancye B. Holt Legacy of Nursing Award and the Remarkable Image of Caring Award.