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Telerehabilitation for persons with multiple sclerosis

  1. Fary Khan1,2,3,*,
  2. Bhasker Amatya1,
  3. Jurg Kesselring4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Multiple Sclerosis and Rare Diseases of the Central Nervous System Group

Published Online: 31 MAY 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010508


How to Cite

Khan F, Amatya B, Kesselring J. Telerehabilitation for persons with multiple sclerosis (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD010508. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010508.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Royal Melbourne Hospital, Royal Park Campus, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

  2. 2

    Monash University, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

  3. 3

    University of Melbourne, Department of Medicine, Dentistry & Health Sciences, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

  4. 4

    Valens Hospital, Department of Neurology and Neurorehabilitation, Rehabilitation Center, Valens, Switzerland

*Fary Khan, fary.khan@mh.org.au.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 31 MAY 2013

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To investigate the effectiveness and safety of telerehabilitation intervention in pwMS for improved patient outcomes.

Specifically, we will aim to address the following questions:

  • Does telerehabilitation achieve better outcomes compared with traditional face-to-face intervention?
  • What types of telerehabilitation interventions are effective, in which setting and influence which specific outcomes (impairment, activity limitation and participation)?