Michael Berkowitz

  • 180 Citations
19942010
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Personal profile

Research Interests

Neurorehabilitation and general rehabilitation in the acute care setting as a physical medicine and rehabilitation consultant on the medical/surgical floors and ICU

Board certified Physiatrist focusing on rehabilitation in the acute care setting to prepare patients for post-acute care

Certifications and Licenses

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Training Experience

1992Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago)

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Chicago Medical School

… → 1988

Research interests

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Trauma
  • Brain and Nervous System
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Rehabilitation/Therapy
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Stroke

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Spinal Cord Injuries Medicine & Life Sciences
Vital Capacity Medicine & Life Sciences
Expiratory Reserve Volume Medicine & Life Sciences
Respiratory Function Tests Medicine & Life Sciences
Lung Medicine & Life Sciences
Total Lung Capacity Medicine & Life Sciences
Thoracic Injuries Medicine & Life Sciences
Residual Volume Medicine & Life Sciences

Research Output 1994 2010

  • 180 Citations
  • 4 Article
28 Citations (Scopus)

Expiratory Muscle Training in Spinal Cord Injury: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Roth, E. J., Stenson, K. W., Powley, S., Oken, J., Primack, S., Nussbaum, S. B. & Berkowitz, M., Jun 1 2010, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 91, 6, p. 857-861 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resistance Training
Spinal Cord Injuries
Randomized Controlled Trials
Muscles
Expiratory Reserve Volume
36 Citations (Scopus)

Ventilatory function in cervical and high thoracic spinal cord injury: Relationship to level of injury and tone

Roth, E. J., Lu, A., Primack, S., Oken, J., Nussbaum, S. B., Berkowitz, M. & Powley, S., Jul 1 1997, In : American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 76, 4, p. 262-267 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thoracic Injuries
Spinal Cord Injuries
Respiratory Function Tests
Expiratory Reserve Volume
Total Lung Capacity
42 Citations (Scopus)

Pulmonary function testing in spinal cord injury: Correlation with vital capacity

Roth, E. J., Nussbaum, S. B., Berkowitz, M., Primack, S., Oken, J., Powley, S. & Lu, A., Jan 1 1995, In : Paraplegia. 33, 8, p. 454-457 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vital Capacity
Spinal Cord Injuries
Lung
Expiratory Reserve Volume
Functional Residual Capacity
74 Citations (Scopus)

Prevention of thromboembolism in spinal cord injury: Role of low molecular weight heparin

Green, D., Chen, D., Chmiel, J. S., Olsen, N. K., Berkowitz, M., Novick, A., Alleva, J., Steinberg, D., Nussbaum, S. B., Tolotta, M. & Weller, K. A., Jan 1 1994, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 75, 3, p. 290-292 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Low Molecular Weight Heparin
Thromboembolism
Spinal Cord Injuries
Pulmonary Embolism
Venous Thrombosis