2006, Cilt 13, Sayı 1, Sayfa(lar) 082-091
Rehabilitation and Nursing
Prof. Dr. Nuran AKDEMİR1, Arş.Gör.Yeliz AKKUŞ2
1Hacettepe Üniversitesi İç Hastalıkları Hemşireliği Anabilim Dalı Başkanı
2Hacettepe Üniversitesi İç Hastalıkları Hemşireliği Anabilim Dalı Araştırma Görevlisi
Keywords: Rehabilitation, nursing, rehabilitation nursing

Nowadays, rehabilitation programs are becoming increasingly of important due to the problems inborn or accidential disabilities, chronic diseases and old age. Providing education and consultantion for individuals who need rehabilitation are among the responsibilities of nurses. However, in our country, nurses tasks regarding rehabilitation are not known clearly. Current article has prepared to this aim and it contains history of issue in Turkey and world, definition, aims and benefits, rehabilitation programs and nursing at rehabilitation.