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Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development

Volume 39, Number 4, 2002

The Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development
is a publication of the
Rehabilitation Research and Development Service,
Veterans Health Administration,
Department of Veterans Affairs,
Baltimore, MD


EDITORIAL BOARD

Kai-Nan An, Ph.D.
Gunnar B.J. Andersson, M.D., Ph.D.
Diane J. Atkins, O.T.R.
Peter Axelson, M.S.M.E.
Michael P. Barnes, M.D., F.R.C.P.
Craig Bash, M.D.
Michael L. Boninger, M.D.
John Brabyn, Ph.D.
Ernest M. Burgess, M.D.
Dudley S. Childress, Ph.D.
Rory A. Cooper, Ph.D.
Charles H. Dankmeyer, Jr., C.P.O.
Alexander Dromerick, M.D.
Pamela W. Duncan, Ph.D., P.T.
William Durfee, M.D.
Joan E. Edelstein, M.A., P.T.
Stephen Fausti, Ph.D.
Jodie K. Haselkorn, M.D.
Douglas A. Hobson, Ph.D.
Helen M. Hoenig, M.D.
Vern Houston, Ph.D.
D. Casey Kerrigan, M.D.
Nicholas LaRocca, Ph.D.
Harry Levitt, Ph.D.
Joseph Maino, O.D.
Arthur F.T. Mak, Ph.D.
Robert W. Mann, Sc.D., emeritus
Paul R. Meyer, Jr., M.D.,
Deborah Miller, Ph.D.
Janet Mulcare, Ph.D.
Tommy Öberg, Ph.D.
Joseph G. Ouslander, M.D.
P. Hunter Peckham, Ph.D.
Jacquelin Perry, M.D.
Michael Pinzur, M.D.
Charles H. Pritham, C.P.O.
Kristjan T. Ragnarsson, M.D.
James B. Reswick, Sc.D., emeritus
Michael J. Rosen, Ph.D.
Elliot J. Roth, M.D.
Leslie J. Gonzalez Rothi, Ph.D.
Robert L. Ruff, M.D., Ph.D.
Bruce Sangeorzan, M.D.
Jerome D. Schein, Ph.D.
Ronald A. Schuchard, Ph.D.
Arthur M. Sherwood, Ph.D.
Harry B. Skinner, MD, Ph.D.
Douglas G. Smith, M.D.
Moshe Solomonow, Ph.D., M.D. (Hon)
Thomas E. Stripling
Ronald J. Triolo, Ph.D.
Luc H.V. van der Woude, Ph.D.
William M. Vannah, Ph.D.
Jacqueline J. Wertsch, M.D.
Felix E. Zajac, Ph.D.

Mindy L. Aisen, M.D., Director
Veterans Health Administration
Rehabilitation Research & Development Service
Washington, DC
Editor-in-Chief,
Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development




ASSOCIATE EDITORS

Dudley S. Childress, Ph.D.
   Prosthetics/Amputation
Peter Axelson, M.S.M.E.
   Spinal Cord Injury
Jerome D. Schein, Ph.D.
   Sensory Aids
Joan E. Edelstein, M.A., P.T.
   Geriatrics


FOREIGN EDITORS

Satoshi Ueda, M.D.
   Professor Director
   Central Rehabilitation Service
   University of Tokyo Hospital
   731 Hongo, Bunkyo
   Tokyo,Japan

Seishi Sawamura, M.D.
   Director
   Hyogo Rehabilitation Center
   1070 Akebono-Cho (Tarumi-Ki)
   Kobe, 673 Japan


CONSULTANTS

Jacquelin Perry, M.D.
   Medical Consultant
Leon Bennett
   Technical Consultant


SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL
PUBLICATIONS SECTION


Neil McAleer, Managing Editor
Charlotte M. Irby, Technical Editor
Nick Lancaster, Multimedia Production
Celeste Anderson, Program Assistant
Lloyd Tinker, Program Assistant
Lisa Finklea, Program Assistant