Shoulder physicians are seeking patients with rotator cuff injuries to participate in a clinical trial testing stem cell injections as a possible treatment.
The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) offers a webinar on new policies for 2016, taking place December 17 from 2 to 3:30 PM EST.
Phoenix-based WebPT announces the appointment of Heidi Jannenga, PT, DPT, ATC/L, as its president, according to a media release from the company.
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Neck Assist offers the Ultimate Neck and Back Support System (NABSS), designed to help support the head and neck of those who work overhead.
The deadline for providers to question Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS)-related penalty notices they may have received has been extended, CMS announces.
Scientists at the Ruhr-University in Belgium are investigating high-frequency stimulation as a possible therapy for pain patients’ impaired tactile ability in their hands.
The NeuroRecovery Training Institute (NeuroRTI) announces that Jennifer Richards, CPO, LPO, CPed, FAAOP, is the new instructor for its upcoming course on gait assessment and orthotics.
HydroWorx, Middletown, Pa, is offering “Progression of Foot and Ankle Injury Rehabilitation Using Aquatic Therapy,” a free webinar on Tuesday, November 24, from 1 to 2 pm EST.
The ATI Foundation, a charitable organization founded by ATI Physical Therapy, Bolingbrook, Ill, raised more than $86,000 during its recent annual gala.
Pictured here is a colony of human bone stem cells. (Photo courtesy of University of Southampton)
A team of researchers from the University of Southampton is developing a new type of drug that they suggest may help bones heal faster and better.
A large prospective community-based study of older Americans suggests that better cardiovascular benefits could result from walking faster or at longer distances.
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OPTP, Minneapolis, announces the release of Stretch Out Strap Pilates Essentials, second edition.
GE Healthcare, Waukesha, Wis, and the National Basketball Association have issued a call for proposals to research the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of tendinopathy.
Although, for heart failure patients, aerobic exercise is a healthy therapy, lack of social support and barriers to exercise are keeping them from participating, a recent study suggests.
Los Angeles-based startup FocusMotion demonstrated its motion tracking technology recently during Los Angeles Dodger Accelerator Demo Day.
The Neuro-Laser Foundation announces it is planning to commence a new trial in 2016 on the clinical application of near-infrared light therapy (NILT) to help treat traumatic brain injury (TBI).
Portland, Ore-based Clinicient Inc announces in a media release that Performance Physical Therapy has chosen its Insight platform as its next-generation practice-management system.
Dynatronics recently released its financial results for the fiscal 2016 first quarter, which ended on September 30.
A new blood test may be able to detect the occurrence of concussion in children, according to a recent study.
A university student’s dissertation suggests that toll-like receptors on bone cells may activate bone loss, and may also play role in bone formation.