NEW! MPPA now indexed by MEDLINE.
A Medical Guide for Achieving and Maintaining a Healthy Voice
By Yolanda D. Heman-Ackah, Robert T. Sataloff, and Mary J. Hawkshaw
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Medical Problems of Performing Artists
is the first clinical medical journal devoted to the etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of medical and psychological disorders related to the performing arts.
Original peer-reviewed research papers cover topics including neurologic disorders, musculoskeletal conditions, voice and hearing disorders, anxieties, stress, substance abuse, disorders of aging, and other health issues related to actors, dancers, singers, musicians, and other performers.
Editor: Ralph A. Manchester, MD
Official journal of the Performing Arts Medical Association (PAMA),
the Dutch Performing Arts Medicine Association (NVDMG),
and the Australian Society for Performing Arts Healthcare (ASPAH).
Volume 29, Number 1
Table of Contents:
|1||Posture and PRMDs [Editorial] Ralph A. Manchester |
|3||Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy for Severe Music Performance Anxiety: Assessment, Process, and Outcome of Psychotherapy with a Professional Orchestral Musician Dianna T. Kenny, Stephen Arthey, Allan Abbass|
|8||Long-term Analysis of Health Status and Preventive Behavior in Music Students Across an Entire University Program Claudia Spahn, Manfred Nusseck, Mark Zander|
|16||Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Improves Neurorehabilitation of Task-Specific Dystonia: A Pilot Study Jaume Rosset-Llobet, Sílvia Fàbregas-Molas, Álvaro Pascual-Leone|
|19||Postural Disorders in Conservatory Students: The Diesis Project M. Ramella, F. Fronte, R.M. Converti|
|23||Posterior Interosseous Neuropathy in the Distal Radial Tunnel in a Contrabassoon Musician Jørgen Riis Jepsen|
|27||The Effect of Moderate Glycemic Energy Bar Consumption on Blood Glucose and Mood in Dancers Derrick Brown, Matthew Wyon|
|32||The Theatrical Stage as Accident Site in Professional Dance Eileen M. Wanke, Michael Arendt, Helmgard Mill, Franziska Koch, Jacqueline Davenport, Axel Fischer, David A. Groneberg|
|37||Prevalence, Risk Factors, and Effects of Performance-Related Medical Disorders (PRMD) among Tertiary-trained Jazz Pianists in Australia and the United States Graham C. Wood|
|46||Music--Movement--Mood. The PAMA Regional Meeting, Toronto, February 2014 Jennie Morton |
|48||Melodies of the Mind: Connections Between Psychoanalysis and Music. By Julie Jaffee Nagel [Book Review] Susan D. Raeburn |
|50||Abstracts from the Literature [Abstracts] William J. Dawson |