A New Editor
Bronwen J. Ackermann, PT, PhD
University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
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
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 31, Number 4
Table of Contents:
|187||Pain and Posture of Children and Adolescents Who Learn the Accordion as Compared with Non-Musician Students Liliana Aparicio, Filipa M.B. Lã, Anabela G. Silva |
|193||Prevalence and Associated Factors for Musculoskeletal Pain and Disability Among Spanish Music Conservatory Students Beatriz Rodríguez-Romero, Coral Pérez-Valiño, Beatriz Ageitos-Alonso, Sonia Pértega-Díaz
|201||Knowledge of Playing-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Classical Piano Students at Tertiary Institutions in Malaysia Chia-Ying Ling, Fung-Chiat Loo, Titi Rahmawati Hamedon |
|205||Relationships Among Performance Anxiety, Agari Experience, and Depressive Tendencies in Japanese Music Students Kurara Bannai, Takayoshi Kase, Shintaro Endo, Kazuo Oishi|
|211||Lower Extremity Biomechanical Demands During Saut de Chat Leaps Danielle N. Jarvis, Kornelia Kulig |
|218||Is Alcohol Consumption Associated with Job Strain Among Professional Musicians? Mikhail Saltychev, Heidi Vastamäki, Martti Vastamäki, Katri Laimi |
|222||Imagery-Based Interventions for Music Performance Anxiety: An Integrative Review [Review] Katherine Finch, David A. Moscovitch |
|232||Fundamentals of Embouchure in Brass Players: Towards a Definition and Clinical Assessment Kees H. Woldendorp, Hans Boschma, Anne M. Boonstra, Hans J. Arendzen, Michiel F. Reneman |
|244||A Significant Upper Arm Injury Sustained While Learning Simon Preston's Alleluyas: A Proposal for Avoiding this Malady [Letter] René J. Muller |
|245||Onstage Synergy: Integrative Alexander Technique Practice for Performing Artists. By Cathy Madden. [Book Review] Judy Palac |
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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