Screen Time Lowers Kids CRF Levels, ACSM Study Finds

A new study, published in the June issue of Medicine Science in Sports Exercise, says cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) levels in childhood could be increased with less time spent in front of an electronic screen.

PT 2012 Attendees Encouraged to Connect on Twitter

Attendees at the Annual Conference and Expo (PT 2012), hosted by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), Alexandria, Va, are encouraged to connect with peers via Twitter using the hash tag PT2012.


ACSM Hosts Annual Meeting and World Congress

More than 6,000 sports medicine physicians, researchers, and educators are expected to attend the 59th Annual Meeting and 3rd World Congress on Exercise is Medicine hosted by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), Indianapolis.

KORT Develops Intensive Orthopaedic Residency Program

Kentucky Orthopedic Rehab Team (KORT), Louisville, Ky, has developed an Orthopaedic Residency program to help educate the next generation of physical therapists, providing them with on-site clinical care training.