The Clinton Parallel Bars from Clinton Industries, York, Pa, are one-piece stainless steel handrails with adjustable height and width.
A new study in the journal Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research determined that the average lifetime societal benefits in the United States reduced the direct medical costs of hip fracture surgery by $65,000 to $68,0000 per patient.
The 7th annual Falls Prevention Awareness Day will be observed on September 23, 2014, the first day of fall.
The AnkleAid from AnkleAid, LLC, Ellington, CT, is a water submersion device designed specifically for ankle and foot therapy.
Michigan Technological University (MTU) and Central Michigan University (CMU) have launched a collaborative physical therapy doctoral program, which will offer a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from CMU to students at both campuses.
According to a new study published in Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ), people with cognitive impairment are significantly more likely to have a stroke with a 39% increased risk.
Align Networks, a provider of workers’ compensation physical medicine programs, presented a session on delivering better outcomes with physical therapy services at the Annual Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference held in Orlando, Fla.
The Acro ComforT Shoulder Support from Ottobock, presently headquartered in Austin, Texas, is a shoulder orthotic designed to support and relieve the shoulder joint.
The Soft Ankle Brace with Straps by Mueller Sports Medicine, Prairie du Sac, Wis, is a lightweight, strapped ankle braced designed to provide tape-like support.
The Sprint Balance Rings, manufactured by Sprint Aquatics, San Luis Obispo, Calif, are designed for use as a supplemental flotation device for swimmers.