The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced its search for a director for the National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (NCMRR).
A new study published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM) reveals that a diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea may increase the risk of osteoarthritis, especially among older adults or women.
Evidence in Motion (EIM) has announced that company principal John Childs, PT, PhD, MBA, OCS, FAPTA, has been named as a 2014 Catherine Worthingham Fellow of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).
A study presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) reveals that measurable brain changes previously associated with mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) are evident after one year of contact sports.
A research team at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute is conducting research with baboons that may help explain why some people who take bone-strengthening drugs are at risk for atypical fractures in the long bones in their legs.
The University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute in Baltimore is now offering the Vector Gait & Safety System, a robotic trolley system for rehabilitation.
Due to new legislation signed into law on April 1, dry needling is now included in the scope of practice for licensed physical therapists (PTs) in Utah.
A new study led by the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), shows that social class may play a role in how likely a person is to suffer a bone fracture if the individual is a middle-aged African American or Asian women.
Researchers at the Sweden-based Sahlgrenska Academy have developed a new blood testing method that can show an hour after a head injury how severe a concussion is, if there’s a risk of long-term symptoms, and approximately when the player can return to a game.
The authors of a new study report positive outcomes for female breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy to participate in exercise training.