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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 3
Table of Contents:
|117||Certification in Performing Arts Medicine [Editorial] Ralph A. Manchester |
|119||Nutrition and Nutritional Issues for Dancers Mónica Sousa, Pedro Carvalho, Pedro Moreira, Vítor Hugo Teixeira|
|124||Pain Among Professional Orchestral Musicians: A Case Study in Body Culture and Health Psychology Lotte Nygaard Andersen, Kirsten Kaya Roessler, Henning Eichberg|
|131||Dance Partner or Dance Floor?: Exogenous Factors Resulting in Accidents in Professional Dancers Eileen M. Wanke, Helmgard Mill, Alice Wanke, Jaqueline Davenport, Fistd Checcetti, Franziska Koch, David A. Groneberg|
|137||Isokinetic Strength Profiles of Thigh Muscles of Modern Dancers in Relation to Their Experience Level Ani Agopyan, Demet Tekin, Mehmet Unal, Hizir Kurtel, Gullu Turan, Ayrin Ersoz|
|145||Head and Shoulder Functional Changes in Flutists Ziliane Lima de Oliveira Teixeira, Filipa Martins Baptista Lã, Anabela Gonçalves da Silva|
|152||Relationships Between Depression, Anxiety, and Pain in a Group of University Music Students Brenda G. Wristen, Sarah E. Fountain|
|159||Training for Sustained Performance: Moving Toward Long-Term Musician Development Terry Clark, Tânia Lisboa|
|169||Abstracts from the Literature [Abstracts] William J. Dawson |
|174||Worker's Compensation for Musicians [Letter] Alex Lubet, Ruth L. Chimenti |
|175||Piano Technique [Letter] Kathryn Ananda-Owens |
|176||Impromptu [Intermission] Stephen D. Nightingale |