functional capacity evaluation


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func·tion·al ca·pac·i·ty e·val·u·a·tion

(FCE) (fungk'shŭn-ăl kă-pas'i-tē ē-val'yū-ā'shŭn)
A comprehensive evaluation to determine a person's physical functional limitations and capabilities.
Synonym(s): Work-Capacity Evaluation.
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However, as the requirement for detailed functional capacity information increased, the functional capacity evaluation process emerged (Genovese & Galper, 2009; Warren, Cupon, & Steinbaugh, 2004).
And now, Vancouver residents can undergo Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCE) through Burrard Physiotherapy.
The Boca Raton clinic is being designed to showcase iBX menu of technology services for the healthcare industry, including a web-enabled Functional Capacity Evaluation that documents the assessment of an individual's ability to begin a physically demanding job or to return to a job after an injury or illness -- as well as innovative products such as TheraTouch, a programmable, interactive massage device.
The centers are designed to showcase iBX's menu of technology services for the healthcare industry, including TruCap -- a Web-enabled Functional Capacity Evaluation that documents the assessment of an individual's ability to begin a physically demanding job or to return to a job after an injury or illness -- as well as innovative products such as TheraTouch, a programmable, interactive massage device.
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The IWC Criteria does this not only by establishing treatment goals, but by prompting considerations such as functional capacity evaluation, work hardening and work conditioning on an ongoing basis throughout the case management process.
JTech Medical provides equipment for musculoskeletal evaluation, functional capacity evaluation, upper extremity and hand testing and pain evaluation.
JTech Medical Industries is an internationally recognized leader in providing equipment for musculoskeletal evaluation, functional capacity evaluation, upper extremity and hand testing, pain evaluation, rehabilitation, outcomes assessment, medical-legal evaluations for personal injury and workers compensation, and clinical documentation.
The company specializes in musculoskeletal issues, neurological rehabilitation, post-surgical rehabilitation, rehabilitation of injured workers, functional capacity evaluations, postural and gait assessment, and women's health issues.
Three lines of buss: Functional Capacity Evaluations for injured workers and SS disability testing, In-clinic Orthopedic Physical and Occupational Therapy, Home health pediatric therapy.
Stainsby's research has focused on locus of control in patients with Huntington disease, and she is currently completing a literature synthesis regarding the prognostic validity of functional capacity evaluations.

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