The Economy Balance Pad by Perform Better, Cranston, RI, can be an effective component in a balance-training program.
According to an evidence review published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ), patients with advanced cancer can benefit from a rehabilitation program that combines exercise, nutritional counseling, and symptom control.
The Department of Defense (DOD) has awarded a contract to Abbott Laboratories, an Illinois-based company, to develop a blood test that can aid in concussion detection.
The RXORTHO+ Knee Brace from CEP Compression, Whitsett, NC, is a knee brace designed to improve blood circulation and coordination.
A 90-minute webinar presented by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) will discuss the changes for Medicare in 2015.
Researchers at the University of Liverpool have identified the way in which some cells alter their behavior at the onset of osteoarthritis (OA), which may lead to a more comprehensive understanding of this condition.
Researchers at the University of Copenhagen have discovered the cause of the involuntary muscle contractions that patients with severe spinal cord injury often suffer, which may pave the way for new treatment methods.
The One-Sided Staircase from Clinton Industries Inc, York, Pa, is training stairs that resemble a small corner staircase for areas with limited space.
Thera-Band Soft Weights, manufactured by Thera-Band/Performance Health, Akron, Ohio, are hand-held, ball-shaped isotonic weights that offer a soft alternative to traditional isotonic dumbbells.
The new Franklin Fascia Roll is a peanut-shaped massager filled with water designed for the tension-releasing massage of the muscles and fascia.