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Employment after a burn injury: A look at Model Systems Research

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Photo of a man (subject of the video) in a boat on a lake.

Abstract: In this video, Burn Model Systems researchers provide information on employment accommodations, how individuals with a burn injury can successfully transition back into the workforce, when to go back, and what patients can do to improve their quality of life. An individual describes his injury and how it happened, and talks about his experiences and journey through the recovery process and the challenges of returning to work after sustaining a burn injury. Run time: 10 minutes, 53 seconds.
Descriptor Terms: ACCOMMODATION, ATTITUDES TOWARD DISABILITIES, AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS, BURNS, DAILY LIVING, EMPLOYERS, EMPLOYMENT REENTRY, SELF CONCEPT, WORK ADJUSTMENT, WORKERS WITH DISABILITIES.

NARIC Accession Number: O19578.  What's this?
Project Number: H133A110004.
Publisher(s): Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC), American Institutes for Research, 1000 Thomas Jefferson Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20007; 202/403-6929.