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Vocational rehabilitation

BMJ 2009; 339 doi: (Published 12 October 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b4191
  1. Vera Neumann, consultant and honorary senior lecturer, rehabilitation medicine1,
  2. Diane Playford, senior lecturer and consultant2
  1. 1Academic Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Leeds LS1 3EX
  2. 2UCL Institute of Neurology, and National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, UCLH Trust, London
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    Vocational rehabilitation services are needed in addition to occupational health services focused on assessment and advice to increase the uptake of returning to partial work.1 They may make all the difference between years of employment and years of claiming long term …

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