ERIC Number: ED260193
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Vocational Rehabilitation and End Stage Renal Disease. Proceedings of the Workshop (Denver, Colorado, December 11-13, 1979).
George Washington Univ. Medical Center, Washington, DC. Rehabilitation Research and Training Center.; Emory Univ., Atlanta, GA. Regional Rehabilitation Research and Training Center.
This document contains 12 papers presented to medical and vocational rehabilitation professionals on the topic of vocational rehabilitation and End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) at a Denver conference in 1979. The following papers are contained in this report: "Rehabilitation and ESRD: Services with a New Thrust" by Kathleen E. Lloyd; "Medical Management of the ESRD Patient" by Alvin E. Parrish; "Hemodialysis--of Machine and Man" by Norman C. Kramer; "Adjustment to Dialysis--A Consumer Point of View" by John M. Newmann; "Peritoneal Dialysis--As a Long-Term Treatment Modality" by Michael I. Sorkin; "Transplantation--New Directions and Patient Selection" by Israel Penn; "Vocational Potential of ESRD Clients" by Helen L. Baker; "A Comparison of Long-Term and Short-Term Hemodialysis Clients" by Dorothy J. Parker; "Utilizing Work Potential--Vocational Assessment and Job Placement" by Sheldon Yuspeh and Kalisankar Mallik; "Sexual Adjustment and ESRD" by Gary T. Athelstan; "Adjustment to Transplantation--A Consumer Response" by C. Norman Weaver; and "Counseling the ESRD Patient for Vocational Planning" by Elizabeth Rose. A program evaluation and a list of workshop faculty and participants are included in the document. (KC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Rehabilitation Services Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC. Office of Human Development.; National Inst. of Handicapped Research (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: George Washington Univ. Medical Center, Washington, DC. Rehabilitation Research and Training Center.; Emory Univ., Atlanta, GA. Regional Rehabilitation Research and Training Center.