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

AHA News: Physical Therapy Visit for Knee Injury Was First Step Toward His Quadruple Bypass
Title: AHA News: Physical Therapy Visit for Knee Injury Was First Step Toward His Quadruple BypassCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/6/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/7/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - April 7, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Hawaii Pacific University establishes Hawaii's first doctorate of physical therapy program
The two-year accelerated program uses a hybrid model, with the majority of coursework taking place online sans two weeks on campus for a series of hands-on lab sessions. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 6, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Olivia Peterkin Source Type: news

Hawaii Pacific University establishes Hawaii's first doctorate of physical therapy program
The two-year accelerated program uses a hybrid model, with the majority of coursework taking place online sans two weeks on campus for a series of hands-on lab sessions. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 6, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Olivia Peterkin Source Type: news

AHA News: Physical Therapy Visit for Knee Injury Was First Step Toward His Quadruple Bypass
TUESDAY, April 6, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- James " Pete " Watt walked into a physical therapy appointment in April 2018 feeling unusually lightheaded and anxious. " I just felt off, " he said. The therapist took his blood pressure... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 6, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Covid Stole Your Sense of Smell? Try Physical Therapy for Your Nose.
Doctors are recommending smell training for patients with lingering olfactory problems. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Christina Caron Tags: Content Type: Service Smells and Odors Smell (Olfaction) Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Senses and Sensation Source Type: news

List analysis: Physical therapy business picking up as pandemic subsides
Physical therapy facilities, especially those tied to manufacturing injuries, are seeing returning numbers of patients as the local economy starts to return. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - March 26, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Daniel McCoy Source Type: news

The Kickstart Walk Assist System for improving balance and walking function in stroke survivors: a feasibility study - Yao J, Sado T, Wang W, Gao J, Zhao Y, Qi Q, Mukherjee M.
BACKGROUND: Compared with traditional physical therapy for stroke patients, lower extremity exoskeletons can provide patients with greater endurance and more repeatable and controllable training, which can reduce the therapeutic burden of the therapist. Ho... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Worldwide sports injury prevention - Mendon ça LD, Schuermans J, Wezenbeek E, Witvrouw E.
The number one goal of the sports physical therapist is to make sure that the athlete is in optimal shape to perform, but with a minimal risk for developing an injury at the same time. The aim of this International Federation of Sports Physical Therapy (IF... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

At-home physical therapy service Luna plots next steps in Charlotte market
At-home physical therapy service Luna is looking to grow a presence in Charlotte, with plans to expand its local network to more than 200 providers in the next year. Luna, founded in 2018 in California, entered the Charlotte market in January. It has more than 30 active therapists here. The company uses technology to help mobilize care, with an app built in-house to connect patients with physical therapists on demand. "The need for physical therapy is way bey ond what we're able to support today.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - February 19, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Caroline Hudson Source Type: news

Physical therapy after c-section improves outcomes
(University of Missouri-Columbia) Women who received physical therapy after undergoing a cesarean section had significantly improved outcomes compared to those who did not according to a new study from University of Missouri Health Care. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Doctors Who Say No to Opioid Use Face Threats From Patients Doctors Who Say No to Opioid Use Face Threats From Patients
One patient threatened to shoot Terry Hunt, MD, if physical therapy didn't relieve his pain as effectively as opioids did.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - February 16, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Anesthesiology News Source Type: news

The Hardship of Social Distancing When Touch Is a Lifeline
For me, and many others with physical disabilities, touch is not merely a luxury or a pleasure, but an aspect of my functionality, my basic survival. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sonali Gupta Tags: Touch (Sense) Muscular Dystrophy Quarantines Muscles Genetics and Heredity Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Physical Therapy Disabilities Source Type: news

Exercise interventions with trained home helpers for preventing loss of autonomy and falls in community-dwelling older adults receiving home heath physical therapy T4H: a randomized controlled pilot study - M ézière A, Oubaya N, Michel-Pellegrino V, Boudin B, Neau M, Robert H, Cara I, Salgado Sanchez L, Baloul S, Piette F, Pautas E, Picou Y, Curtis V, Schonheit C, Canouï-Poitrine F, Moreau C.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Older adults at risk for falls live independently in the community in their own home and have rehabilitation needs. However, little is known about whether home coaching of older adults can decrease falls at home. We sought to determ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Efficacy of traditional physical therapy versus Otago-based exercise in fall prevention for ALF-residing older adults - Knott S, Hollis A, Jimenez D, Dawson N, Mabbagu E, Beato M.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Falls are a leading cause of morbidity, mortality, loss of independence, and significant functional decline in aging populations. Effective interventions aimed at reducing the risk of falls, and preventing associated disability and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

"This program should come with a warning sign!": Mental wellness in occupational therapy and physical therapy students - Webber SC, Wener P, MacDonald LL, Tittlemier BJ, Hahn F, Cooper JE.
To measure and compare distress in entry-level masters occupational therapy (OT) and physical therapy (PT) students; to evaluate distress levels relative to existing data; and to explore factors that cause stress, effects of stress, and coping strategies. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 3, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

PT provider expands with two new clinic locations in Greater Cincinnati
BenchMark Physical Therapy and its sister company Drayer Physical Therapy Institute, which operate seven clinics in Greater Cincinnati, Indiana and Northern Kentucky, added new offices in Burlington and Wyoming this week. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - February 2, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

Robotic exoskeleton training expands options for stroke rehabilitation
(Kessler Foundation) Researchers are applying new technologies to gait training that may offer advantages over traditional labor intensive physical therapy. This inpatient study of a robotic exoskeleton (Ekso GT, Ekso Bionics, Inc,) demonstrated the potential to improve gait training after acute stroke toward the goal of earlier recovery of motor function. " We found that gait training in the exoskeleton allowed us to increase the dose of gait training without increasing the duration of inpatient rehabilitation, " said Dr. Nolan, (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Physical therapy to address fall risk in an individual with neurofibromatosis - Adams RB, Dudley JT, Struessel TS.
BACKGROUND: While physical therapy may help improve function and quality of life in patients with neurofibromatosis (NF), a standard of care remains to be established. This case report describes the physical therapy management of an individual with NF who ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Trial Compares Outpatient Therapist-Led Rehabilitation to Self-Directed Physical Therapy After Total Knee Arthroplasty
No abstract available (Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter)
Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter - January 27, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: CME Article Source Type: news

Thrive Physical Therapy to relocate to new facility in Vestavia
A site near the Heights Village Shopping Center will be home to a new physical therapy facility. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Hanno van der Bijl Source Type: news

Watch: OH EMS Medical Director Receives COVID Vaccination
In an effort to encourage EMS providers to get the COVID-19 vaccine, as well as to participate as vaccine administrators, OH Gov. Mike DeWine included Carol Cunningham, MD, FAAEM, FAEMS, and several other EMS providers in his Coronavirus briefing on Wednesday. Dr. Cunningham is the State Medical Director for the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of EMS, a board certified emergency physician at Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center, and an associate professor of emergency medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University. She is the co-principal investigator for the NASEMSO National Model EMS Clinical Gu...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - December 24, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus Medicine Ohio Source Type: news

Watch: OH EMS Medical Director Receives COVID Vaccination
In an effort to encourage EMS providers to get the COVID-19 vaccine, as well as to participate as vaccine administrators, OH Gov. Mike DeWine included Carol Cunningham, MD, FAAEM, FAEMS, and several other EMS providers in his Coronavirus briefing on Wednesday. Dr. Cunningham is the State Medical Director for the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of EMS, a board certified emergency physician at Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center, and an associate professor of emergency medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University. She is the co-principal investigator for the NASEMSO National Model EMS Clinical Gu...
Source: JEMS Operations - December 24, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus Medicine Ohio Source Type: news

Watch: OH EMS Medical Director Receives COVID Vaccination
In an effort to encourage EMS providers to get the COVID-19 vaccine, as well as to participate as vaccine administrators, OH Gov. Mike DeWine included Carol Cunningham, MD, FAAEM, FAEMS, and several other EMS providers in his Coronavirus briefing on Wednesday. Dr. Cunningham is the State Medical Director for the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of EMS, a board certified emergency physician at Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center, and an associate professor of emergency medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University. She is the co-principal investigator for the NASEMSO National Model EMS Clinical Gu...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - December 24, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus Medicine Ohio Source Type: news

Watch: OH EMS Medical Director Receives COVID Vaccination
In an effort to encourage EMS providers to get the COVID-19 vaccine, as well as to participate as vaccine administrators, OH Gov. Mike DeWine included Carol Cunningham, MD, FAAEM, FAEMS, and several other EMS providers in his Coronavirus briefing on Wednesday. Dr. Cunningham is the State Medical Director for the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of EMS, a board certified emergency physician at Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center, and an associate professor of emergency medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University. She is the co-principal investigator for the NASEMSO National Model EMS Clinical Gu...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - December 24, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus Medicine Ohio Source Type: news

Watch: OH EMS Medical Director Receives COVID Vaccination
In an effort to encourage EMS providers to get the COVID-19 vaccine, as well as to participate as vaccine administrators, OH Gov. Mike DeWine included Carol Cunningham, MD, FAAEM, FAEMS, and several other EMS providers in his Coronavirus briefing on Wednesday. Dr. Cunningham is the State Medical Director for the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of EMS, a board certified emergency physician at Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center, and an associate professor of emergency medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University. She is the co-principal investigator for the NASEMSO National Model EMS Clinical Gu...
Source: JEMS Latest News - December 24, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus Medicine Ohio Source Type: news

Watch: OH EMS Medical Director Receives COVID Vaccination
In an effort to encourage EMS providers to get the COVID-19 vaccine, as well as to participate as vaccine administrators, OH Gov. Mike DeWine included Carol Cunningham, MD, FAAEM, FAEMS, and several other EMS providers in his Coronavirus briefing on Wednesday. Dr. Cunningham is the State Medical Director for the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of EMS, a board certified emergency physician at Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center, and an associate professor of emergency medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University. She is the co-principal investigator for the NASEMSO National Model EMS Clinical Gu...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - December 24, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus Medicine Ohio Source Type: news

Senate Report: The Opioid Industry Has Paid Advocacy Groups $65 Million
A bipartisan congressional investigation released Wednesday found that key players in the nation’s opioid industry have spent $65 million since 1997 funding nonprofits that advocate treating pain with medications, a strategy intended to boost the sale of prescription painkillers. The report from Sens. Chuck Grassley of Iowa and Ron Wyden of Oregon found the contributions continued in recent years, even as the industry’s practices and the toll of opioid addiction came under greater scrutiny. The senators, the top Republican and Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee, are considering legislation to expand an ex...
Source: TIME: Health - December 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: GEOFF MULVIHILL / AP Tags: Uncategorized Drugs overnight wire Source Type: news

Exclusive: Physical therapy tech provider Physitrack acquires competitor Physiotools, teases more purchases to come
The combined entity now stands as the largest virtual physical therapy technology provider in terms of revenue and customer base, per Physitrack's CEO and cofounder. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - December 2, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Physical therapy interventions for older people with vertigo, dizziness and balance disorders addressing mobility and participation: a systematic review - Regauer V, Seckler E, Muller M, Bauer P.
BACKGROUND: Vertigo, dizziness and balance disorders (VDB) are among the most relevant contributors to the burden of disability among older adults living in the community and associated with immobility, limitations of activities of daily living and decreas... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Baptist Health opens Plantation medical center, creates 200 jobs
Baptist Health South Florida opened a 112,000-square-foot outpatient medical center in Plantation, its largest facility in Broward County. The nonprofit is creating 200 jobs in the facility at 1228 S. Pine Island Road, spokeswoman Georgi Morales Pipkin said, and hire additional people as services expand. The facility's slate of services includes urgent care, family medicine, diagnostic imaging, cardiology, cancer care, orthopedics, physical therapy, and outpatient surgery. These services will… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - November 24, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: Brian Bandell Source Type: news

NSF grant unites diverse Virginia Tech team to improve in-home physical therapy
(Virginia Tech) The project responds to growing demand for physical therapy as the U.S. population ages. Annually, 795,000 people suffer strokes in the United States. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Rural Hospitals Are Dying. This One Saved Itself —And Its Community
In September 2017, two weeks after Hurricane Irma pummeled South Georgia, Angela Ammons found her hospital on life support. It was her first day as CEO of Clinch Memorial Hospital. As she walked the halls, past oversized framed photos of the nearby Okefenokee Swamp, she felt relieved that the hurricane had spared the facility, but overwhelmed by the growing list of longstanding problems, from broken equipment to low staff morale. Soon after, an auditor informed Ammons of the hospital’s ninth consecutive year in the red. The hospital had just enough cash to pay for a couple more days of operations. With only two of it...
Source: TIME: Health - November 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Max Blau Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Arizona Corporate Excellence Awards 2020 Community Impact: WebPT aims for something bigger than itself
Physical therapy-focused software company WebPT is focused on more than just generating revenue. The Valley company does a lot to give back in the Phoenix area. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - November 5, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: Jessica Myers Source Type: news

Arizona Corporate Excellence Awards 2020 Community Impact: WebPT aims for something bigger than itself
Physical therapy-focused software company WebPT is focused on more than just generating revenue. The Valley company does a lot to give back in the Phoenix area. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 5, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jessica Myers Source Type: news

With $5M seed funding, Nice Healthcare combines virtual visits with in-home care for employers
The primary care provider is also looking to expand into virtual physical therapy in the coming year. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 26, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Saint Thomas and Results Physiotherapy partner to expand access to physical therapy
The move is one in a long line of partnerships Saint Thomas had made in recent years with outside care providers. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - October 21, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Paragon Group PT brings together 15 physical therapy sites
Paragon PT Group will be the marketing and advertising vehicle, allowing members to reach a wider audience through a group website and call line. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 20, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Novant Health, Michael Jordan open second family clinic on Statesville Avenue
Novant Health has opened its second Michael Jordan Family Medical Clinic, part of a $7 million grant from the Charlotte Hornets owner and his family. The 6,800-square-foot clinic is at 2701 Statesville Ave. in Charlotte. It has 12 exam rooms, an X-ray room and physical therapy space. It is the same size as the first Michael Jordan clinic, which opened on Freedom Drive a year ago. That clinic has seen more than 3,350 patients since opening. “ The impact of the first clinic has been measurable and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 19, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Caroline Hudson Source Type: news

Physical Therapy Has Benefits for Back Pain
People with back pain and sciatica who got physical therapy had less disability and decreased back pain intensity compared with controls. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Physical Therapy Back (Human Body Part) Sciatica Pain Source Type: news

After a Hospital Stay for Covid, Patients May Face Months of Rehabilitation
Many patients who were critically ill with Covid-19 face arduous recoveries, often requiring extensive physical rehabilitation. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Anahad O ’Connor Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Anxiety and Stress Ventilators (Medical) Psychology and Psychologists Therapy and Rehabilitation Mental Health and Disorders Hospitals Physical Therapy Lungs Source Type: news

Early Physical Therapy Beneficial for Acute Back Pain With Sciatica
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 7, 2020 -- For patients with acute back pain with sciatica, those receiving early physical therapy (EPT) have improvements in the Oswestry Disability Index (OSW) score, starting after four weeks, according to a study published online... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 7, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Earlier Physical Therapy Referral Tied to Better Sciatica Outcomes Earlier Physical Therapy Referral Tied to Better Sciatica Outcomes
People with recent-onset back pain with sciatica who receive four weeks of physical therapy experience less disability over the next year than those who receive only usual care, a small trial suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - October 6, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Orthopaedics News Source Type: news

Got Sciatica? Stay Active and Start Early on Physical Therapy
Title: Got Sciatica? Stay Active and Start Early on Physical TherapyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/5/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/6/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General)
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General - October 6, 2020 Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: news

Got Sciatica? Stay Active and Start Early on Physical Therapy
MONDAY, Oct. 5, 2020 -- For people with back pain caused by sciatica, it might be a good idea to start physical therapy sooner rather than later, a new clinical trial suggests. Sciatica refers to pain that radiates along the sciatic nerve, which... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 5, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news