Rehabilitation Measures Database
RRTC: Employment and Disability
Relational empathy and holistic care in persons with spinal cord injuries.
OBJECTIVE: Describe perceptions of persons with SCI on their receipt of holistic care and relational empathy during health care encounters. DESIGN: Mailed survey. PARTICIPANTS/SETTING: Individuals with SCI who received care from the largest suppliers of SCI care and rehabilitation (Veterans Health Administration and SCI Model Systems). OUTCOME MEASURES: Using a survey and administrative databases, we collected demographic and injury characteristics, health status, health conditions, and the…read more
Psychometric Properties of the Satisfaction With Life Scale in People With Traumatic Brain, Spinal Cord, or Burn Injury: A National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research Model System Studyread more
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