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.
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.
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).
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.
A recent study surveyed accredited physical therapy (PT) schools, examining their thoughts about the adequacy of pain management education among their students.
Managing pain in post total knee replacement plays a key role in successful outcomes.
A variety of the latest integrated software solutions take the spotlight.
The Roscoe Knee Scooter, marketed by Roscoe Medical, is engineered to accommodate individuals recovering from ankle or foot injury.
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.
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.
A new ergometer designed to meet a variety of rehabilitation needs is available through Cascade Health and Fitness.
A recent online survey asks our readers to share their thoughts about the reasons therapists are seeking to advance their degrees.
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.
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.
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.