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Rehabilitation is the process of restoring skills and function after illness or injury. The University of Washington's Rehabilitation Medicine facilities emphasize working in partnership with our patients and their families to maximize independence and realize their potential.

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Featured Patient Care Article

Traumatic Brain Injury & Attention

"Attention" is a complex thinking skill that has many different parts. It includes the ability to focus on a task or a thought. Any type of brain injury can affect attention.

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Featured Patient Story

Chris Blanchard

Chris BlanchardChris was injured on August 14, 1997 while working at Chihuly studios when he fell 20-25 ft. from a scissor lift, landing on his back on the concrete floor. He sustained a C5-6 spinal cord injury.
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