Clinical ScienceRehabilitation Medicine

Rehabilitation Medicine is the third phase of medicine following preventive medicine and treatment medicine and can be divided into two fields of physical medicine and rehabilitation. Physicians of rehabilitation medicine provide not only static diagnosis and treatment of pathologic process but also dynamic assistance for patients to be independent as human beings and recover to solve psychological, social and occupational aspects as well as physical disease or trouble. As the field of rehabilitation medicine deals with rehabilitation of cerebropathia, electrodiagnosis for nerve muscle, musculoskeletal pain, pediatric rehabilitation, spinal cord injury rehabilitation, physical therapy, cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, aids and artificial limbs, understanding for these fields is required.