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Common Diagnoses that Benefit from Inpatient Rehabilitation

If you or someone you know has been hospitalized with one of the following conditions, consider the value of a customized inpatient rehabilitation program at University of Colorado Hospital.

Most often these conditions are recent (acute), though in certain situations, you may still be considered for inpatient rehabilitation if you have a chronic condition and have been recently hospitalized. Other medical or surgical conditions are also considered, and we welcome the opportunity to answer questions you might have.

  • Amputation (lower extremity)
  • Brain injury
  • Burns
  • Elective knee or hip replacement
  • Fracture of the femur
  • Major multiple trauma
  • Organ transplant
  • Neurological disorders, such as Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson's Disease, and Muscular Dystrophy
  • Severe arthritis affecting multiple joints 
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Spine fusion
  • Stroke