Researchers looking into the protocol of providing physical therapy to ICU patients with acute respiratory failure suggest that it may not shorten the patients’ length of stay in the hospital after all.
Kinesiology Taping for Rehab and Injury Prevention, published by Ulysses Press, provides how-to instructions and photos for using Kinesiology tape.
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy caused more than one third of sudden cardiac deaths in athletes, and the majority of those deaths occurred among young male minorities, a recent study suggests.
A University of Irvine survey suggests that concussion is prevalent among water polo players, with 36% of participants stating that they have experienced a concussion either during the game or in practice.
Version 8.1 of the TherAssist Scheduler software includes new scheduling features, according to an announcement from TherAssist Software LLC.
As sports-minded clients age, PTs can help them maintain performance with evidence-based workouts that leverage today’s strength and conditioning equipment.
According to findings from a recent survey on wearable technolology devices, consumers consider accuracy the devices’ most important feature, and would consider buying one if they trusted their accuracy.
Professional Physical Therapy, headquartered in Uniondale, NY, announces the opening of three new facilities in Gramercy Park, Hicksville, and Syosett.
Primal 7 brings suspension training to the physical therapy practice and the health club.
Health technology company RightEye LLC announced recently that it is releasing a set of baseline concussion norms as well as visual characteristics of elite athletes.
A study published recently in the American Journal of Medicine looks at the ways primary care physicians (PCPs) or physical therapists can act as a catalyst to encourage their patients to get more exercise.
Education provider Evidence in Motion (EIM) announces that Brett Beuning, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, has been named its director of the Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency Program.
Among the updates to the Korebalance Premiere balance assessment system, from Medical Fitness Solutions, is a 22-inch touch screen cognition baseline and training module.
A study pitting the ElliptiGO elliptical bicycle against traditional running suggests that both produce similar physiological and subjective results.
Attendees of the recent National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) 67th Clinical Symposium & AT Expo in Baltimore have the opportunity to try out HydroWorx’ latest product, the HydroWorx 300 Sport.
The Academy of Integrated Pain Management—aka, the American Academy of Pain Management—will hold its 27th Annual Meeting September 21 – 25 in San Antonio.
The necksaviour, developed by Epiphany Innovations Ltd, is a traction device designed to gently stretch the neck to help relieve pain.
MedRisk Inc Chief Strategy Officer Ruth Estrich will speak about the expanding role of the physical therapist during the upcoming 2016 Spine 10x25 Summit.
Rasmussen College is launching a Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Associate’s degree program at its Brooklyn Park/Maple Grove, Minn, and Land O’Lakes/East Pasco, Fla, campuses.
University of St Augustine for Health Sciences and EXOS Phoenix offer a 2-day seminar for physical and occupational therapists.