Research Papers/Topics in Medical Rehabilitation

Effects Of Aerobic Exercise Training On Some Physiological And Biochemical Parameters In Subjects With Chronic Low Back Pain

ABSTRACT Low back pain (LBP) is the leading cause of occupational- related sickness, injuries, absences, and disability. Inflammation may be one of the mechanisms causing lumbo-sciatic pain. Exercise has been found to reduce pain and increase function which promotes a return to work in subjects with low back pain. Little is known about the potential mechanisms responsible for the effect of exercise on low back pain. The aim of this study was to determine the effects of eight weeks of in...

Determinants For Enrolment Of Learners With Visual Impairment In French Subject In Regular Secondary Schools In Kenya

ABSTRACTLearning of a language among the learners with visual impairment requires specific skills for faster and better concept acquisition. Learners with visual impairments like their sighted peers study French in regular secondary schools to enrich on communication abilities which would ideally benefit them in future employment opportunities. By the year 2009, 1,718 learners with visual impairments had registered in 19 regular programs in regular secondary schools in Kenya; however, only on...