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Summarizes study findings relating to disabilities and care for disabled persons

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2/21/08 One in Four Disabled Seniors Use Risky or Ineffective Medicines

Evidence Reports

Evidence Report/Technology Assessment, No. 70:
Determining Disability in Infants and Children: Low Birth Weight
Evidence Report/Technology Assessment, No. 72:
Determining Disability in Infants and Children: Failure to Thrive
Evidence Report/Technology Assessment, No. 73:
Determining Disability in Infants and Children: Short Stature
Evidence Report/Technology Assessment, No. 100:
Multiple Sclerosis, Criteria to Determine Disability
Evidence Report/Technology Assessment, No. 110:
Sexuality and Reproductive Health Following Spinal Cord Injury
Evidence Report/Technology Assessment, No. 163:
Carbohydrate and Lipid Disorders and Relevant Consideration in Persons with Spinal Cord InjuryNew!

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Workshops & Conferences

Evidence-Based Disability and Disease Prevention for Elders: Translating Research into Community-Based Programs
Workshop Brief, December 6-7, 2004
Beyond Olmstead: Community-Based Services for All People with Disabilities
Workshop Brief, July 11-13, 2001
Designing Healthcare Systems That Work for People With Chronic Illnesses and Disabilities
Workshop Brief, December 1-3, 1999
Managed Care and Persons with Disabilities and Chronic Illnesses
Workshop Brief, November 5-7, 1997

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