Physical Disabilities in Aboriginal Communities: What Don't We Know?
Lisa Caillier, MD, Resident in Rehab Medicine, and Elliot Weiss, MD, FRCPC
Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, St. Paul's Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
23 March 2005
Grand Rounds, St. Paul's Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia.
50 minutes duration.
- Understand why we should be specifically concerned about Aboriginal health of Canadians
- Review what is known about the types and causes of physical disabilities within the Aboriginal population of Canada
- Discuss the design and goals of a proposed study to further assess functional supports for Aboriginal people with physical disabilities