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, and other health issues related to actors, dancers, singers, musicians, and other performers.
Editor: Bronwen J. Ackermann, PT, PhD
Assoc Editor-Dance: Judith R. Peterson, 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 32, Number 4
Table of Contents:
|187||Phonomicrosurgery in Vocal Fold Nodules: Quantification of Outcomes in Professional and Non-Professional Voice Users Philipp P. Caffier, Tatjana Salmen, Tatiana Ermakova, Eleanor Forbes, Seo-Rin Ko, Wen Song, Manfred Gross, Tadeus Nawka|
|195||Musculoskeletal Symptoms Among Finnish Professional Orchestra Musicians Katriina Viljamaa, Juha Liira, Seppo Kaakkola, Aslak Savolainen|
|201||Fundamental Tongue Motions for Trumpet Playing: A Study Using Cine Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Cine MRI) Hiroko Furuhashi, Toru Chikui, Daisuke Inadomi, Tomoko Shiraishi, Kazunori Yoshiura|
|209||Movements of the Tongue during Lip Trills in Horn Players: Real-Time MRI Insights Peter W. Iltis, Jens Frahm, Dirk Voit, Arun Joseph, Eckart Altenmüller, Aaron Miller|
|215||Musicians are High Consumers of Complementary and Alternative Healthcare Services: The Norwegian Musicians Health Project Jonas Vaag, Ottar Bjerkeset|
|221||Gender Diversity, Sexual Orientation, and Bone Health in the Maturing Dancer [Review] Derrick D. Brown|
|227||Eating Disorders in Non-Dance Performing Artists: A Systematic Literature Review [Review] Marianna Evangelia Kapsetaki, Charlie Easmon|
|235||Medical Issues in Playing the Oboe: A Literature Review [Review] Sofia Banzhoff, Maria del Mar Ropero, Gabriele Menzel, Tatjana Salmen, Manfred Gross, Philipp P. Caffier|
|247||Celebrating Our Reviewers  [Editorial] Bronwen J. Ackermann |
Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the
Dutch Performing Arts Medicine Association!
In memory of
Alice G. Brandfonbrener, MD
A pioneer in the field of performing arts medicine
and founding editor of MPPA.
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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