The rehabilitation of injured workers in New Zealand: a pilot study.

@article{CaradocDavies1990TheRO,
  title={The rehabilitation of injured workers in New Zealand: a pilot study.},
  author={T H Caradoc-Davies and Barry D. Wilson and J. Greg Anson},
  journal={The New Zealand medical journal},
  year={1990},
  volume={103 888},
  pages={179-82}
}
At the request of the local office of the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) we established a centre which offered a multidisciplinary rehabilitation programme consisting of a full assessment and an eight week individually planned and monitored fitness programme. The clients progressed to occupational therapy, work trials, and later to paid work. The programme included education about back care and health maintenance, and relaxation techniques. Of the 48 injured people who attended the… CONTINUE READING