Athletico Physical Therapy Acquires Carson Physical Therapy of Bryant
Athletico, a nationwide chain, gains four locations in central Arkansas. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - January 11, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Physical Therapy Timing Matters After Rotator Cuff Repair Physical Therapy Timing Matters After Rotator Cuff Repair
Following rotator cuff repair, it might be best to delay the start of physical therapy by at least 1 week, a new study hints.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - January 10, 2022 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Orthopaedics News Source Type: news

Aquatic exercise better than physical therapy for chronic low back pain, study finds
A regular regimen of therapeutic aquatic exercise provides more relief for chronic low back sufferers than traditional physical therapy approaches, including electrical nerve stimulation, a JAMA study found. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - January 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ten Minutes With ... Karen Wilson, Advanced Physical Therapy
With more than 20 years in the field, Wilson recently became CEO of Advanced Physical Therapy, the Wichita area's largest PT company with upwards of 65 licensed therapists. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - December 31, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Kirk Seminoff Source Type: news

St. Louis-based physical therapy provider opens 14th area location
A St. Louis-area provider of full-service physical and occupational therapy has opened its 14th area location in Fenton. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 22, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Veneta Rizvic Source Type: news

How a Kentucky startup is bringing physical therapy to patients' homes
Active Therapy Systems focuses on helping those with Parkinson ’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis and Alzheimer’s Disease. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 22, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Laurel Deppen Source Type: news

Tufts University expanding into downtown Phoenix
The Phoenix outpost marks the university's first out-of-state program for the physical therapy degree. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 15, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Angela Gonzales Source Type: news

Output of electronic muscle stimulators: physical therapy and police models compared - Kroll MW, Perkins PE, Chiles BD, Pratt H, Witte KK, Luceri RM, Brave MA, Panescu D.
INTRODUCTION: Both physical therapists and police officers use electrical muscle stimulation. The typical physical therapist unit is attached with adhesive patches while the police models use needle-based electrodes to penetrate clothing. There have been v... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Dublin startup IncludeHealth strikes partnership with Ohio health system for virtual PT
A Dublin startup is partnering with a Greater Cincinnati health system to offer virtual physical therapy technology to patients. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 2, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

CincyTech-backed IncludeHealth strikes partnership with local health system for virtual PT
An Ohio-based startup is partnering with a Greater Cincinnati health system to offer virtual physical therapy technology to patients. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 1, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

Ellis & Badenhausen Orthopaedics opens St. Matthews physical therapy location
The St. Matthews location is the fourth physical therapy clinic for this practice. The others are in Middletown, Dixie Highway and Fern Creek. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 3, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Laurel Deppen Source Type: news

Digital MSK company Kaia Health partners to offer in-person physical therapy
The companies said their collaboration will improve access to care, particularly for those who would benefit from additional in-person care. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 2, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

PT May Lower Risk of Long-Term Opioid Use After Knee Replacement PT May Lower Risk of Long-Term Opioid Use After Knee Replacement
When patients who have undergone total knee replacement also undergo physical therapy soon after, the likelihood of long-term opioid use after surgery may be reduced.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics News Source Type: news

Migrants and Refugees Face an Invisible Trauma We Can ’t Ignore
In the wake of multiple legal challenges, the Biden Administration late last month aimed to fortify the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program with a new rule that would shield more than 600,000 undocumented people brought to the U.S. by their parents. While proponents of the program welcomed the move and heralded it an “effort to bulletproof the DACA program,” our response in this moment overlooks a fundamental problem: each challenge on immigration—whether the Muslim Ban, family separation, or challenging DACA—takes a toll on refugee and migrants through vicarious trauma and weather...
Source: TIME: Health - October 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Gunisha Kaur Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Buffalo Rehab Group to add three sites
Demand from new customers and better service for existing clients is behind growth that will see Buffalo Rehab Group open three more sites in the next year. The physical therapy private practice already has 11 sites across the Buffalo-Niagara region. Jeff Woodrich, partner/CEO, pointed to organic growth. “We’re saturated at our current locations and we’re bringing on three for sure in the next 12 months, and potentially four,” he said. “It’ s really all about community access.” The… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 20, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news