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Announcing
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
Assoc. Editor-Dance: Donna Krasnow, 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).

Current Issue

Medical Problems of Performing Artists - Volume 31 Issue 2
Volume 31, Number 2
June 2016


Table of Contents:
63Factors Affecting Healthful Eating Among Touring Popular Musicians and Singers Erin Cizek, Patrick Kelly, Kathleen Kress, Mildred Mattfeldt-Beman
69Inefficiencies in Motor Strategies of Horn Players with Embouchure Dystonia: Comparisons to Elite Performers Peter W. Iltis, Jens Frahm, Dirk Voit, Arun Joseph, Rachel Burke, Eckart Altenmuller
78Playing-Related Musculoskeletal Problems Among Professional Orchestra Musicians in Scotland: A Prevalence Study Using a Validated Instrument, the Musculoskeletal Pain Intensity and Interference Questionnaire for Musicians (MPIIQM) Patrice Berque, Heather Gray, Angus McFadyen
87Musculoskeletal Pain in Trombonists: Results from the UNT Trombone Health Survey Eric Wallace, Derek Klinge, Kris Chesky
96Whole-Body Balance Regulation during the Turn Phase of Pique and Pirouette Turns with Varied Rotational Demands Antonia M. Zaferiou, Rand R. Wilcox, Jill L. McNitt-Gray
104Association Between Unstable Work and Occupational Wellbeing Among Artists in Finland: Results of a Psychosocial Survey Katinka Tuisku, Pia Houni, Johanna Seppanen, Marianna Virtanen
110Embouchure Dysfunction in Air Force Band Brass Musicians Patrick R. Storms, Candice P. Elkins, Eric M. Strohecker
117Abstracts from the Literature [Abstracts] William J. Dawson View this article for Free!
120The Singer's Guide to Complete Health. By Anthony F. Jahn [Book Review] Scott McCoy View this article for Free!
121The Owner's Manual to the Voice. By Rachel Gates, et al. [Book Review] Jonathan Livesey View this article for Free!
122In the June Issue. [Editorial] Bronwen J. Ackermann View this article for Free!

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Gefeliciteerd!
Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the
Dutch Performing Arts Medicine Association!

In memory of
Alice G. Brandfonbrener, MD
1931–2014


A pioneer in the field of performing arts medicine
and founding editor of MPPA.

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