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Noraxon USA Inc, a provider of evidence-based biomechanics applications, has completed the flagship installation of its myoMETRICS laboratory in the Dever-based practice of Nicholas Studholme, DC, CCSP, sports medicine physician.
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Results from a recent study suggest that adults who closely followed the Mediterranean diet were 47% less likely to develop heart disease during a 10-year period, when compared to similar adults who did not closely follow the diet.
Sports wearable technology company i1 Biometrics reports that it has signed an agreement with Texas A&M University, through which Aggie football team members will wear the company’s Vector MouthGuard with ESP Chip Technology.
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Breg, Inc. recently introduced its FreeSport™ knee sleeve and wrap, designed for athletes with mild to moderate discomfort, patella mal-tracking, and related injuries such as “runner’s knee.”
Research suggests that an interventional radiology treatment helps relieve chronic plantar fasciitis.
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EZ-ACCESS has added the Transitions Angled Entry Plate to its line of threshold ramps.
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Clinicians from across the country reveal key features and functions in the devices they use to address knee and lower extremity rehab.
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Recent research indicates that cerebral blood flow recovery in the brain may serve as a biomarker of outcomes in patients post-concussion.
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Stuck In Bed Fitness is a new fitness solution that can be positioned over a bed, wheelchair, chair, or recliner to provide users with limited mobility a wide range of therapeutic, rehabilitative exercises, and stretches.
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Johns Hopkins cardiologists state that they have developed a formula designed to estimate an individual’s risk of dying over a decade based upon their ability to exercise on a treadmill at an increasing speed and incline.
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Gorbel Medical recently held a press conference in collaboration with Nazareth College, Monroe Community Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) and Ohio State University (OSU), announcing a multisite research project encompassing the use of its SafeGait body-weight-support system.
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Topical BioMedics Inc has announced its partnership with the CORE HEALTH division of Vets Access LLC, which is intended to provide customers a full line of Topricin pain relief and healing creams.
A new clinical trial, led by the University of Pittsburgh, aims to compare strategies intended to treat back pain and help avoid surgery.
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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.
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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.
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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).
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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.
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A recent study surveyed accredited physical therapy (PT) schools, examining their thoughts about the adequacy of pain management education among their students.