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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 28, Number 2
Table of Contents:
|63||An Inquiry from an Amateur Pianist [Editorial] Ralph A. Manchester |
|65||Performance and Recovery: Stress Profiles in Professional Ballroom Dancers Helena Liiv, Toivo Jurimae, Alina Klonova, Antonio Cicchella|
|70||A Bibliographic Review of Medicine and Science Research in DanceSport Teri Riding McCabe, Matthew Wyon, Jatin P. Ambegaonkar, Emma Redding|
|80||Zapateado Technique as an Injury Risk in Mexican Folkloric and Spanish Dance: An Analysis of Execution, Ground Reaction Force, and Muscle Strength Soledad Echegoyen, Takeshi Aoyama, Cristina Rodríguez|
|84||Contributions of Muscle Fatigue to a Neuromuscular Neck Injury in Female Ballroom Dancers Teri Riding McCabe, J. Ty Hopkins, Pat Vehrs, David O. Draper|
|91||Prevalence of Musculoskeletal Disorders in Professional Symphony Orchestra Musicians in Greece: A Pilot Study Concerning Age, Gender, and Instrument-Specific Results Dimosthenis G. Fotiadis, Eleni G. Fotiadou, Dimitrios G. Kokaridas, Argyrios C. Mylonas|
|96||Prevalence of Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Instrumental Musicians at a Center for Performing Arts in South Africa Adedayo Tunde Ajidahun, Julie Phillips|
|100||Strategies to Promote Health and Prevent Musculoskeletal Injuries in Students from the High Conservatory of Music of Salamanca, Spain Tomás Martín López, Joaquín Farías Martínez|
|107||Playing-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Indian Tabla Players Wricha Mishra, Amitabha De, Somnath Gangopadhyay, Ananga M. Chandra|
|111||Correction: Lamontage, March 2012 |
|112||Abstracts from the Literature [Abstracts] William J. Dawson |
|115||Piano Technique [Letter] Matthew Arthur; Sang-Hie Lee, Brenda Wristen, Gail Berenson, Kathleen Riley |