PM&R Best Young Investigator Original Research Paper
Phase I Single-Blinded Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Balance and Aerobic Training in Degenerative Cerebellar Disease
Scott Barbuto MD PhD, Dario Martelli PhD, Omofuma Isirame BA, Nancy Lee MSc, Laurie Bishop PhD, Sheng-Han Kuo MD, Sunil Agrawal PhD, Seonjoo Lee PhD, Michael O'Dell MD, Joel Stein MD
PM&R, 2021; 13: 364-371.
PM&R Best Paper Original Research-International
Sitting Balance Exercise Performed Using Virtual Reality Training on a Stroke Rehabilitation Inpatient Service: A Randomized Controlled Study
Lisa Sheehy PhD,Anne Taillon-Hobson MSc, Heidi Sveistrup PhD, Martin Bilodeau PhD, Christine Yang MD, Hillel Finestone MD
PM&R 2020; 12:754-765.
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All original research articles published (in print) in PM&R between July 1, 2020, and June 30, 2021 were eligible for this year's awards. Selection criteria included the following:
- The importance of the contribution of the manuscript to the clinical or basic science related to physical medicine and rehabilitation.
- Relevance to clinical practice.
- The quality of the research methodology and interpretation of the findings.
- Quality of the writing.