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Allison Kessler working as a resident physiatrist at the RIC. (Credit: CBS)

Paralyzed Woman Now Helping Injured Patients At Same Place She Received Treatment

Allison Kessler works at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. As a third year physiatry resident, or rehab doctor, she is uniquely qualified for this job.

09/17/2014

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Therapy Pioneered In Chicago Could Be Breakthrough For Stroke Patients

It can take months or years for stroke patients to recover and only a small fraction regain normal use of their hands and arms, but a breakthrough here in Chicago could change all that.

05/21/2014

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Durbin Introduces Bills For Prosthetics Research

As more veterans return from combat without an arm or leg, there’s a push to boost research and care in the field of prosthetics.

03/11/2013