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A study presented at the Ninth Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association for Neuroscience suggests that a biological basis for the link between anxiety and chronic pain may have been found.
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In a move that reportedly will expand future academic and research opportunities for students, the Department of Physical Therapy at High Point, NC-based High Point University (HPU) has formed a partnership with the School of Physiotherapy at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand.
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A company news release announced that PTPN recently celebrated 30 years of service to physical, occupational, and speech therapists nationwide.
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OrthoTrophix Inc, based in Oakland, Calif, reports that it has completed all enrollment and scheduled dosing in its Phase 2 clinical study of TPX-100 in subjects with bilateral osteoarthritis of the knee.
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Sissel USA markets the SITFIT PLUS, now designed to serve as a dynamic sitting pad, adding comfort, while also exercising the muscles of the back.
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A news release from the University of Gothenburg reports that researchers at the Sahlgrenska Academy have designed a new model to assist doctors and patients in deciding whether or not to proceed with total hip replacement surgery.
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Clinicient Inc recently announced the results of an industry survey, designed to investigate how efficiently outpatient rehabilitation practices perform day-to-day activities.
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Phoenix-based WebPT has selected Nobility RCM, Chandler, Ariz, to handle the revenue cycle management component of its solution for physical, occupational, and speech therapists.
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Staff members from ProEx Physical Therapy are slated to volunteer at the Special Olympics Connecticut Summer Games on June 6 and 7.
A national survey of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients finds a severe impact on quality of life, employment, and the ability to afford treatment.
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A new 3D printing technique may hold promise in soft-tissue engineering for cartilage and could have a wide variety of other applications, researchers say.
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The May/June issue of The Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation documents the CDC’s ongoing efforts to reduce the population impact of traumatic brain injury (TBI).
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PrePak Products Inc markets the Web-Slide Deluxe Assortment Exercise Rail System (galvanized steel), intended to help clinicians organize the clinic and streamline patient training sessions.
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Bakersfield, Calif-based Townsend Design announces the launch of the Active Reliever, which it describes in a news release as a soft shell single-upright osteoarthritis (OA) knee brace.
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A new study published recently in Quarterly Journal of Medicine suggests a possible link between head injuries experienced among rugby union players and an increased risk of CTE.
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A course available through Great Lakes Seminars is designed to provide clinicians the ability to pinpoint the cause of muscle weakness and pain based upon functional anatomy principles.
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The TheraBand Stability Disc, available through Performance Health, is engineered to accommodate balance training, rehabilitation, and sports performance enhancement.
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ProRehab Physical Therapy’s partnership with Physical Therapy Plus (PT Plus) is now official, according to a company news release.
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VertaLoc Inc offers the VertaLoc LITE Back Brace, which has removable abdominal and back support panels that are designed to provide spinal support and help patients relieve lower back pain.
Research suggests 30 minutes of physical activity 6 days a week, regardless of its intensity, is linked to a 40% lower risk of death among older adult males.