The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF): a unifying model for the conceptual description of the rehabilitation strategy.

@article{Stucki2007TheIC,
  title={The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF): a unifying model for the conceptual description of the rehabilitation strategy.},
  author={Gerold Stucki and Alarcos Cieza and John L Melvin},
  journal={Journal of rehabilitation medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={39 4},
  pages={279-85}
}
An important basis for the successful development of rehabilitation practice and research is a conceptually sound description of rehabilitation understood as a health strategy based on a universally accepted conceptual model and taxonomy of human functioning. With the approval of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) by the World Health Assembly in 2001 and the reference to the ICF in the World Health Assembly's resolution on "Disability, including… CONTINUE READING

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