Virginia Mason opens clinic in Kraken Community Iceplex
Virginia Mason Franciscan Health's new clinic at the Kraken Community Iceplex in Northgate is set to open Oct. 18. The 5,400 square-feet facility offers primary care and sports medicine expertise for the Northgate neighborhood, as well as on-site lab and X-ray services, a physical therapy gym and private consultation room inside the $80 million Seattle Kraken training facility, which opened in September. It's the first clinic to open since Virginia Mason merged with CHI Franciscan Health in early… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Joey Thompson Source Type: news

Virginia Mason Franciscan opens clinic in Kraken Community Iceplex
Virginia Mason Franciscan Health's new clinic at the Kraken Community Iceplex in Northgate is set to open Oct. 18. The 5,400 square-feet facility offers primary care and sports medicine expertise for the Northgate neighborhood, as well as on-site lab and X-ray services, a physical therapy gym and private consultation room inside the $80 million Seattle Kraken training facility, which opened in September. It's the first clinic to open since Virginia Mason merged with CHI Franciscan Health in early… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Joey Thompson Source Type: news

Virginia Mason Franciscan opens clinic in Kraken Community Iceplex
Virginia Mason Franciscan Health's new clinic at the Kraken Community Iceplex in Northgate is set to open Oct. 18. The 5,400 square-feet facility offers primary care and sports medicine expertise for the Northgate neighborhood, as well as on-site lab and X-ray services, a physical therapy gym and private consultation room inside the $80 million Seattle Kraken training facility, which opened in September. It's the first clinic to open since Virginia Mason merged with CHI Franciscan Health in early… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Joey Thompson Source Type: news

First look: Emory Healthcare opens new $130M institute in Brookhaven
The 180,000-square-foot facility will provide orthopaedics and spine care, physical therapy, imaging, and ambulatory surgery. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Maegan Smith Source Type: news

First look: Emory Healthcare opens new $130M institute in Brookhaven
The 180,000-square-foot facility will provide orthopaedics and spine care, physical therapy, imaging, and ambulatory surgery. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 7, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Maegan Smith Source Type: news

How My Desire to Run Again Pushed Me to Walk
After recovering from a traumatic brain injury, a writer seeks to reclaim the mental transcendence that comes from running. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elisabeth Rosenthal Tags: Exercise Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Falls Content Type: Service Brain Muscles Running Physical Therapy Therapy and Rehabilitation Emergency Medical Treatment Source Type: news

Jackson Released From Chicago Facility After COVID Recovery Jackson Released From Chicago Facility After COVID Recovery
The Rev. Jesse Jackson was released Wednesday from a Chicago facility a month after he was hospitalized for a breakthrough COVID-19 infection and intensive physical therapy for Parkinson's disease.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - September 22, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Jackson released from Chicago facility after COVID recovery
The Rev. Jesse Jackson is headed home a month after he was hospitalized for a breakthrough COVID-19 infection and following intensive physical therapy for Parkinson's disease (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

BenchMark Physical therapy opens location on Lakeshore Parkway
BenchMark Physical Therapy has opened another clinic in the Birmingham metro area. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 21, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: When spine surgery is the answer
Having a back injury can put a person's life on hold. While most people can find relief through nonsurgical methods like physical therapy, steroid injections and medication management, some patients, including those with spine disorders, may need surgical intervention.Dr. Matthew Neal, a Mayo Clinic neurosurgeon who specializes in minimally invasive spine surgery, says each patient's situation is unique. That's why what happens before surgery can be as important as what happens in the operating room.… (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - September 20, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

RecoveryOne raises $33 million for virtual physical therapy
The company plans to use the new funds to grow its payer and employer markets.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 17, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Blue KC's private equity arm helps lead $33M funding round for virtual physical therapy company
Cobalt Ventures LLC, the Kansas City-based investment arm of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City, helped lead a $33 million Series C funding round for a California-based health care company. RecoveryOne offers virtual physical therapy to help people with musculoskeletal conditions. TELUS Ventures, the strategic investment arm of a Canadian telecommunications and health technology company, co-led the funding round. The company plans to use the investment funding to grow its payer an d employer… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 15, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Ellen Cagle Source Type: news

IncludeHealth launches musculoskeletal operating system for virtual physical therapy
The product is pitched as a way to help integrate virtual and in-person care.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 14, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

BenchMark Physical Therapy to open an office at Shades Mountain Plaza in Hoover
A new tenant has signed a lease at a Blue Park shopping center in Hoover. BenchMark Physical Therapy will join Joyful Food Co., Baker’s Famous Pizza and Wings Plus at 771 Shades Mountain Plaza. The company will lease 1,980 square feet in the shopping center. ABC Daycare occupied the space for over 20 years before the owners retired and closed its doors. Financial d etails of the deal were not disclosed. This will mark BenchMark’s seventh location in metro Birmingham based on details from… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 3, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Angel Coker Source Type: news

Confluent Health acquires physical therapy practice, its seventh acquisition this year
The Kentucky-based conglomerate has seen the number of outpatient clinics it operates grow about 50% since November. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 2, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Chris Larson Source Type: news

What are Some of the Complications of Short Bowel Syndrome?
Discussion Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is one of the most common gastrointestinal emergencies in neonates. Mortality rates are from 0-45% depending on infant weight and gestation with more premature and smaller infants having greater mortality. NEC usually occurs in premature infants but it also occurs in term infants. The etiology is unknown but is probably multifactorial with ischemia and/or reperfusion playing some role. There are ‘outbreaks’ of NEC but no causative organism has been identified. Regardless of the originating cause, inflammation of the intestine and release of inflammatory mediators cause...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - August 30, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Case report: acute onset fear of falling and treatment with "cognitive physical therapy" - Castro P, Vadera S, Bancroft MJ, Buttell J, Kaski D.
We present a 78-year-old woman with an abrupt onset FoF and no history of falls, balance problems, vertigo, oscillopsia, psychiatric... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Meniscal injuries: mechanism and classification - Wells ME, Scanaliato JP, Dunn JC, Garcia ESJ.
Meniscal tears may be managed through conservative physical therapy and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications or operative intervention. Meniscal repair is superior to partial meniscectomy with better functional outcomes and less severe degenerative c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Owner of a growing physical therapy clinic will build new $3M facility in northeast Wichita
Julie Gawith, a runner herself, says her team at TRUE has tapped into the local long-distance running community. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 30, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Shelby Kellerman Source Type: news

Owner of a growing physical therapy clinic will build new $3M facility in northeast Wichita
Julie Gawith, a runner herself, says her team at TRUE has tapped into the local long-distance running community. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 30, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Shelby Kellerman Source Type: news

Vestibular physical therapy and fall risk assessment - Carender WJ, Grzesiak M, Telian SA.
Vestibular physical therapy (VPT) is a specialized form of evidence-based therapy designed to alleviate primary (vertigo, dizziness, imbalance, gait instability, falls) and secondary (deconditioning, cervical muscle tension, anxiety, poor quality of life, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Fast-growing physical therapy chain stretches further into Kansas City with four more locations in 2021
Three years ago, Athletico Physical Therapy was preparing to open its first three clinics in the Kansas City area. Now, it has 16 nearby locations and about 100 local employees with plans to hire even more. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 20, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Andrew Vaupel Source Type: news

Fast-growing physical therapy chain stretches further into Kansas City with four more locations in 2021
Three years ago, Athletico Physical Therapy was preparing to open its first three clinics in the Kansas City area. Now, it has 16 nearby locations and about 100 local employees with plans to hire even more. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 20, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Andrew Vaupel Source Type: news

How artificial intelligence helped Phoenix find a new physical therapy location in Wichita
Some of the latest in real estate tech tools has helped Physical Therapy by Phoenix find its third outpatient clinic location in Wichita. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 6, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Shelby Kellerman Source Type: news

How artificial intelligence helped Phoenix find a new physical therapy location in Wichita
Some of the latest in real estate tech tools has helped Physical Therapy by Phoenix find its third outpatient clinic location in Wichita. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 6, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Shelby Kellerman Source Type: news

What Problems are Ciliopathies Associated With?
Discussion Nephronophthisis (NPHP) one cause of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) usually occurring before age 30 years. NPHP is a non-motile ciliopathy affecting cellular sensing in the renal tubular epithelium. See To Learn More below. The incidence varies according to location with 1:1 million in the US but 1:50,000 in Finland. There are 3 subtypes: Infantile Occurs usually within 1 year of life Enlarged kidneys and severe hypertension In utero can have oligohydramnios problems such as pulmonary hypoplasia, facial dysmorphisms, limb contractures Extra-renal problems include congenital heart disease, liver fibrosis, recur...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - July 5, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Digital physical therapy company Physitrack goes public in $20M IPO
The company's IPO included around 4.4 million shares.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - June 29, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Phoenix Physical Therapy names chief growth officer, COO
Phoenix has 150 clinics nationwide and 1,000 employees from its base in Cranberry. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - June 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Many U.S. Seniors May Need Better Knee Arthritis Care
TUESDAY, June 15, 2021 -- Just a fraction of older Americans with arthritic knees try physical therapy, pain-relieving injections or other more conservative measures before undergoing knee replacement surgery, new research shows. And this may be... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 15, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Influence of a clinical experiential activity on student confidence in conducting effective fall-risk assessment on older adults - Paul AP, Miner DG, Parcetich KM.
The ability to confidently perform fall-risk assessment on older adults is critical for Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) students prior to entering workforce. The complex nature of falls makes it challenging to teach it realistically in traditional classro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Teletherapy Aimed to Make Mental Health Care More Inclusive. The Data Show a Different Story
For years, teletherapy has been pitched as the next frontier in mental-health care. Unlike medical disciplines requiring a more hands-on approach—say, physical therapy or surgery—talk therapy has long seemed a natural and effective fit for telehealth. And by taking appointments off the therapist’s couch and into patients’ homes via their devices, advocates argued, telehealth could make counseling more accessible and convenient for everyone, with particular benefits for those who lived in health care deserts or who couldn’t regularly drive back and forth to see a clinician. The hope was that vi...
Source: TIME: Health - June 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature Magazine Mental Health Source Type: news

Some Patients Are Reporting Long COVID Recoveries —But Experts Still Don’t Fully Understand Why
A few months ago, Lana Lynch had resigned herself to never getting better. Months after testing positive for COVID-19, she still felt fatigued, still got daily headaches, still had to carefully regulate how much she exerted herself each day. She was coming to terms with her new normal—until she didn’t have to. After receiving her second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in May, Lynch, a 32-year-old from Texas, noticed that she wasn’t quite so tired anymore. She could get through a yoga class without hitting a wall. “I felt like I had some energy,” she says, “but I didn’t...
Source: TIME: Health - June 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Study examines care received by patients with knee osteoarthritis
(Wiley) New research reveals that only a minority of U.S. Medicare beneficiaries with knee osteoarthritis in 2005-2010 used non-surgical care such as physical therapy and knee injections, and few were treated by rheumatologists, physiatrists, or pain specialists. The study, which is published in Arthritis& Rheumatology, also found that non-surgical care was more common in regions with low rates of knee replacement surgery. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Physical Therapy Use Lags Among Older Adults With Cerebral Palsy
TUESDAY, June 8, 2021 -- Older adults with cerebral palsy (CP) and musculoskeletal (MSK) disorders have lower use of physical therapy (PT) services compared with their peers without CP, according to a study recently published in Disability and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Are Adults With Cerebral Palsy Getting the Therapies They Need?
WEDNESDAY, June 2, 2021 -- U.S. adults with cerebral palsy aren't getting adequate physical therapy, according to a new study. While they're more likely than other adults in community-living situations to have debilitating pain from musculoskeletal... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 2, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Older adults with cerebral palsy need more, receive less physical therapy
(Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan) Older adults with cerebral palsy are more likely to have debilitating musculoskeletal conditions, but our researchers found they receive significantly less physical therapy for those ailments. The lead author says the results, while staggering, support their hypothesis that people with CP receive inequitable health care. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Long-COVID-19 Patients Are Getting Diagnosed With Little-Known Illnesses Like POTS
The day Dr. Elizabeth Dawson was diagnosed with COVID-19, she awoke feeling as if she had a bad hangover. Four months later, in February 2021, she tested negative for the virus, but her symptoms have only worsened. Dawson is among what Dr. David Goldstein, head of the National Institutes of Health’s Autonomic Medicine Section, called “waves and waves” of “long-haul” COVID patients who remain sick long after testing negative for the virus. A significant percentage are suffering from syndromes that few doctors understand or treat, primarily postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS) and ch...
Source: TIME: Health - May 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Cindy Loose / Kaiser Health News Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Vestibular physical therapy treatment of individuals exposed to directed energy - Hoppes CW, Lambert KH, Klatt BN, Harvard OD, Whitney SL.
INTRODUCTION: Following suspected sonic attacks on U.S. Embassies, a subset of individuals presented with a unique cluster of symptoms believed to have resulted from exposure to directed energy. Directed energy has been described as exposure to a unique so... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

UCLA Health clinic helps mom heal after near-death birth experience
Marisa Peters, a 38-year-old mom of three, expected the delivery of her third child to be ordinary and uneventful, just like the births of her two other children. But right after her water broke at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center on Feb. 6, 2019, she became quickly aware that this delivery would be very different.The first sign was a high fever that escalated rapidly. Then she developed an infection and began experiencing full-body convulsions, which were followed by a painful singular contraction that lasted for one hour. During this time, the baby ’s heart rate dipped, but she was lucky to catch a small window of...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - May 26, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Most children with post-Covid disease recover within six months, study finds
Small study looks at complications affecting tiny minority of children, which had caused major concernCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageChildren at a leading London hospital who were admitted with a rare but severe illness as a result of coronavirus infection had made a good recovery by the end of six months, although some needed ongoing physical therapy or mental health support, according to a small study.The unusual and very serious complications of Covid experienced by a tiny minority of children caused concern last year. In April 2020, NHS doctors were told to look out for a rare inflamm...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 24, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Sarah Boseley Tags: Coronavirus Health Infectious diseases Children Medical research Science UK news Society Source Type: news

Corrigendum to' Epidemiology of injury in English professional football players: a cohort study' [Physical Therapy in Sport 35C (2018)18-22] - Jones A, Jones G, Greig N, Bower P, Brown J, Hind K, Francis P.
Refers to Ashley Jones, Gareth Jones, Neil Greig, Paul Bower, James Brown, Karen Hind, Peter Francis Epidemiology of injury in English Professional Football players: A cohort study Physical Therapy in Sport, Volume 35, January 2019, Pages 18-22 The a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Chronic pain can be burdensome. Isolation during the pandemic can make it worse.
The coronavirus disrupted medical appointments, physical therapy sessions and social activities. It also sparked depression and anxiety, which exacerbated the pain. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - May 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Marlene Cimons Source Type: news

Maryland business owner pleads guilty to tax evasion
The owner of a Maryland physical therapy business is facing up to five years in prison after pleading guilty to not paying more than $258,000 in federal employment taxes (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Youth, poverty, and interpersonal violence: a recipe for PTSD - Lenart EK, Bee TK, Seger CP, Lewis RHJ, Filiberto DM, Huang DD, Fischer PE, Croce MA, Fabian TC, Magnotti LJ.
Substantial efforts have focused on physical rehabilitation to help speed the recovery process post-trauma. Despite intensive physical therapy, many trauma patients never return to their pre-injury status. This finding suggests there are various psychosoci... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Predictors of treatment response to multidisciplinary care for persistent symptoms after pediatric concussion - O'Neill JA, Rose SC, Davidson AM, Shiplett KM, Castillo A, McNally KA.
PURPOSE: To assess which pediatric patients experiencing persistent post-concussive symptoms (PCS) benefit most from multidisciplinary treatment including specialists in Neurology, Neuropsychology, Physical Therapy, and Athletic Training, and to explore th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Five home health agencies compete to add services in Mecklenburg County
Five home health companies are competing to add services in Mecklenburg County. The companies — BAYADA Home Health Care, Aldersgate Home Health, PHC Home Health, PruittHealth @ Home-Charlotte and Well Care Home Health — filed certificate-of-need applications with the state this month to open a new agency. Home health is a type of outpatient care, which can include nursi ng care, physical therapy, speech therapy, social services and medical supply services, to name several. This month's proposed… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - April 22, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Caroline Hudson Source Type: news

UBMD Ortho to expand at two more sites, including through Sport Rehab Physical Therapy acquisition
The group will expand at two sites this quarter, growing its footprint downtown and in the Southtowns. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 21, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Meet Virtual Reality, Your New Physical Therapist
While use of the gaming technology for improving physical ailments is still in the early stages, it shows promise — and it’s fun. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alina Tugend Tags: Therapy and Rehabilitation Content Type: Service Physical Therapy Virtual Reality (Computers) Headphones and Headsets Source Type: news

Dartmouth startup wins funding for remote physical therapy monitoring system
(Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth) A team of researchers from Dartmouth has been awarded nearly $225,000 from the National Institute on Aging (NIA), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to develop and test " BandPass, " a remote-sensing resistance band exercise system that would allow health care providers to monitor, evaluate, and guide patients as they use the device in their homes. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

'Pain is always a perception': Physical therapy can help prevent, treat opioid use disorder
(West Virginia University) Anne Swisher--professor at the West Virginia University School of Medicine--is working to address opioid misuse in an unconventional way: through physical therapy. She and her colleagues have enhanced physical therapy instruction at WVU to emphasize the profession's role in preventing and treating opioid use disorder. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news