OHSU Healthcare Topic Search: Nutritional Disorders
Neurological rehabilitation is a physician-supervised program designed for people with diseases, trauma, or disorders of the nervous system. Neurological rehabilitation can often improve function, reduce symptoms, and improve the well-being of the patient.
Cardiomyopathy is any disease of the heart muscle in which the heart loses its ability to pump blood effectively.
Detailed information on growth in children, including normal growth, newborn screening tests, growth problems, growth hormone deficiency, and achondroplasia
Detailed information on clinical chemistry and the most common clinical chemistry tests
Detailed information on juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, including cause, symptom, diagnosis, and treatment
The goals of a neurological rehab program include helping the patient return to the highest level of function and independence, and improving the overall quality of life—physically, emotionally, and socially.
The goal of musculoskeletal rehab is to help you return to the highest level of function and independence possible.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a neurological disorder marked by the progressive degeneration of nerve cells in the spinal cord and brain. It is often referred to as Lou Gehrig’s disease, after a famous baseball player who died from it.
Bulimia nervosa is defined as uncontrolled episodes of overeating (bingeing) usually followed by self-induced vomiting, misuse of laxatives, enemas, or medications in an attempt to control weight.
Detailed information on kidney transplant, including why a kidney transplant is recommended, what is involved in kidney transplant surgery, and long-term outlook for a child after a kidney transplant
Anorexia nervosa (or simply anorexia) is an eating disorder that causes people to obsess about their weight and food.