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601, 2024

Enrollment and dropout rates of individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease approached for telehealth interventions: A systematic review and meta-regression analysis

By |January 6th, 2024|Categories: Rehab News|

Highlights Approximately 51 % of individuals with COPD refuse to participate in telehealth interventions, and among those who do participate,15 % will not complete the intervention. Incorporating more than one recruitment method in RCTs with a longer duration d the dropout rate. More convenient methods, such as web-or telephone-based delivery, which saved time and made travelling to an intervention site unnecessary, reduced the dropout rate. Abstract Introduction Telehealth interventions [...]

1206, 2020

BRILLIANT in the Community

By |June 12th, 2020|Categories: Rehab News|

Shining a light on BRILLIANT Ivy Gumboc, the Coordinator for the Congé Précoce Assisté (CPA) program was interviewed by Lina Petrella, BRILLIANT's Project Officer. We find out how the CPA program integrated telerehab services amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Ivy and Lina also discuss BRILLIANT's contributions to that transition and future plans for developing telerehab within the CPA program. Ivy Gumboc, MScA, erg. Coordinator Congé Précoce [...]

3107, 2018

A BRILLIANT Rehab Project To Boost Mobility And Autonomy

By |July 31st, 2018|Categories: Rehab News|

A BRILLIANT Rehab Project The BRILLANT (Biomedical Research and Informatics Living Laboratory for Innovative Advances of New Technologies) research project was recently awarded a $5 million grant from the Canadian Foundation for Innovation. The groundbreaking project was developed by Dr. Sara Ahmed, Site Director for the Constance-Lethbridge/CRIR research site and Associate Professor in the School of Physical & Occupational Therapy at McGill University. Dr. Ahmed will be working alongside [...]

1901, 2018

Six McGill Researchers Awarded More Than $59M By CFI And Quebec

By |January 19th, 2018|Categories: Rehab News|

Research Awards New labs and equipment through the CFI’s Innovation Fund will help six transformative McGill research projects to collaborate, innovate and train the next generation of scientists for the jobs of tomorrow. Today at the Université de Montréal, the Minister of Transport, Marc Garneau, on behalf of the Minister of Science, Kirsty Duncan, announced an investment of $67 million through the CFI’s Innovation Fund to support research [...]

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