Release of the global estimates of the need for rehabilitation

World Health Organization (WHO) published this video item, entitled “Release of the global estimates of the need for rehabilitation” – below is their description.

On 2 December 2020, WHO held a webinar to present key findings from the newly released “Global estimates of the need for rehabilitation based on the Global Burden of Disease study 2019” published in The Lancet. The webinar discusses the broader implications of The Lancet study for the rehabilitation field, and provides a sneak preview of the upcoming WHO Rehabilitation Need Estimator. For more information, visit our website:

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