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The ‘Best Practice Guide to Conservative Management of Patellofemoral Pain’

This study aimed to deevelop a comprehensive contemporary guide to conservative management of PFP outlining key considerations for clinicians to …

ICD-10 Bootcamp: Coding Exercises for PTs

<b>Description:</b><p>The purpose of this free one hour online course presented by WebPT is to get you ready for transitioning to ICD-10. Listed goals …

Athletico Physical Therapy Shares Four Tips for an Ergonomic Approach to Workplace Wellness

Ignoring workplace ergonomics can be a costly mistake. Ergonomics is the science of designing your workplace to reduce discomfort and fatigue, prevent injuries and increase efficiency. Workplace related injuries and illnesses cost employers, workers and the economy about $190 billion each year, but …

Physical Therapy May Help For Back Pain, But Time Works Best

Most people are going to have lower-back pain at some point in their lives — roughly 70 percent of us. But what do you do when that aching back strikes? The answer is, take it slow.<p>Getting into physical therapy right away may help, a study finds, but so will the passage of time. The key is not to …

Early physical therapy might help ease lower back pain

Starting physical therapy right after lower back pain begins may provide relief sooner compared to doing nothing, but makes little difference over the long term, a U.S. study suggests.<p>Researchers followed more than 200 patients with recent onset of lower back pain for a year, randomly assigning …

Exercise Balance to Prevent Falls, says Jersey Physical Therapy

Improve balance crucial to preventing falls<p>KENDALL PARK, NJ – Just as a reduction in resistance training can make us weaker and fewer miles on the …

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How Virtual Reality Will Change Physical Therapy Forever

For the first time ever, virtual reality is playing a role in the execution of physical therapy.<p>Whether you're a competitive athlete, or you have recently undergone surgery, or you're just an average person hoping to rid yourself of back pain--physical therapy is a fantastic rehabilitation strategy …

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Customized physical therapy may ease lower back pain

Customized physical therapy may provide more relief for lower back pain than general advice on the best ways to remain active, an Australian study suggests.<p>Researchers offered 300 patients with lower back pain two advice sessions explaining the source of their discomfort and providing instruction …

How a Unique Approach to Physical Therapy Helped My Daughter Feel Healthy for the First Time in Her Life

There's not much that can get my daughter Amy out of bed at 5 a.m., but running through Disneyland, her favorite place on earth, is one of them. Shivering in the dark from both cold and nerves, Amy waved wildly to her physical therapist Dustin as he arrived at the Star Wars 5K start line.<p><i>Dustin:</i> …

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How to Find a Kickass Cycling-Specific Physical Therapist

The key questions to ask, and points to consider, before beginning physical therapy<p>There are many reasons why you might find yourself in need of a physical therapist. Traditionally, physical therapy has been associated with recovery and rehabilitation, but today, select physical …

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