Her findings ran counter to conventional medical wisdom; they demonstrated the need to exercise muscles affected by polio instead of immobilizing them.
Kenny's principles of muscle rehabilitation became the foundation of physical therapy, or physiotherapy.
Sister Kenny is referenced in the TV movie An American Christmas Carol, in which the Tiny Tim character, Jonathan, would be sent for treatment for his disability (never referred to specifically, however, as polio).
Was an American medical researcher and virologist.
was an Austrian biologist and physician.
is a series of video games developed and published by Nintendo, based on the work of Ryuta Kawashima
is a sports game developed and published by Nintendo as a launch title for the Wii video game console
is a city located in south west San Bernardino County, California, United States
A Hungarian-American physicist and inventor.
A South African professor of sports science and exercise.
An American marine biologist.
Is a country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent,
Short about Elizabeth Kenny
was an unaccredited Australian nurse who promoted a controversial new approach to the treatment of poliomyelitis in the era before mass vaccination eradicated the disease in most countries