A study from the University of Cambridge reports individuals sleeping more than 8 hours a day may face an increased risk of stroke; the risk doubles for older adults who persistently sleep longer than average it says.
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A webinar available through the APTA Learning Center is intended to offer attendees insight into opening a new cash-based clinic or integrating cash-based services within their existing businesses.
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The Sit2Stand Trainer is the latest addition to Biodex Medical Systems Inc’s line of Mobility Enhancement devices.
In a company news release, AlterG announced that it has joined with Physical Therapy Provider Network (PTPN) in an effort to provide key benefits and educational information to network members.
In a preliminary study, mouthguards reportedly showed promise in gathering key information that may help improve predictions of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI).
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A 5-year award from Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) is intended to fund a statewide study, designed to benefit stroke patients across North Carolina by helping determine whether longer-term, post-stroke care improves their daily function.
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A recent study surveyed accredited physical therapy (PT) schools, examining their thoughts about the adequacy of pain management education among their students.
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Managing pain in post total knee replacement plays a key role in successful outcomes.
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A variety of the latest integrated software solutions take the spotlight.
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The Roscoe Knee Scooter, marketed by Roscoe Medical, is engineered to accommodate individuals recovering from ankle or foot injury.
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Athletico Physical Therapy has entered into a partnership with the Major League Baseball (MLB) team the St. Louis Cardinals, according to a company news release.
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According to a university news release, wearable equipment engineered to enhance sensorimotor functions by reducing the muscle load of the upper limbs has been developed at Hiroshima University, Japan.
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A new ergometer designed to meet a variety of rehabilitation needs is available through Cascade Health and Fitness.
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A recent online survey asks our readers to share their thoughts about the reasons therapists are seeking to advance their degrees.
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A “pay-for-use” post-therapy facility allows clients access to specialized equipment, therapy bands, balls, and beyond.
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Facilitating gait and balance recovery post-stroke.
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Study findings indicate that using virtual reality to misrepresent how far the neck is turned may change pain experiences in individuals living with chronic neck pain.
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A recent news release from the APTA highlights the reintroduction of legislation in the US Senate and House of Representatives recognizing the ability of PTs to make return-to-play decisions for youth sports participants.
Dawn-Marie Ickes, MPT, PMA-CPT, an industry expert and past contributor to Physical Therapy Products, has been appointed director of physical therapy and integrative wellness at Ella Health.
A news release from the American Heart Association reports that exercise on a motorized stationary bike appears to benefit stroke patients, offering an advantage in relearning everyday tasks and improved motor function of the arms.