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Ruhrer Marcus J. PHD
JPO Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics: Winter 1995

A conference conducted Aug. 29–31, 1994, was organized by the National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health) and cosponsored by the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research to formulate recommendations for needed outcomes research in medical rehabilitation. Recommendations are presented in the topical areas of philosophic issues, strategy and design issues, measurement of disability and handicap, and measurement of quality of life and health status.

© 1995 American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists