Author Archives: akaptao

15 Jun
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JAMA Viewpoint: The 'False Dichotomy' of Hospital Falls Prevention vs Mobility Promotion

June 15, 2017: Hospitals that keep patients immobile as a way of preventing falls are engaging in a “false dichotomy” that can be damaging in the long-term, argue authors of a “Viewpoint” article published recently in JAMA Internal Medicine (preview only available ...

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14 Jun
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The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, June 2017

Passing around the Good Stuff. Source: APTA Feed The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, June 2017

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12 Jun
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KY Senate Recognizes #ChoosePT and 'Phenomenal' APTA Members

June 12, 2017: APTA’s #ChoosePT antiopioid campaign is reaching millions of Americans thanks to the work of both the national association and its individual chapters. Apparently, these efforts haven’t escaped the notice of the Kentucky state senate, which issued a ...

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09 Jun
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APTA Launches New Nutrition Webpage

APTA’s newest resource focuses on the PT’s role in nutrition. Source: APTA Feed APTA Launches New Nutrition Webpage

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07 Jun
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Study: Platelet-Rich Plasma for Tendinopathy? Researchers See Promise

Platelet-rich plasma for tendinopathy? Researchers say it works. Source: APTA Feed Study: Platelet-Rich Plasma for Tendinopathy? Researchers See Promise

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06 Jun
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Study: LBP Patients With Comorbidities at Higher Risk for 'Guideline Discordant' Care

LBP patients with comorbidities may face a greater risk of “guideline discordant” back care. Source: APTA Feed Study: LBP Patients With Comorbidities at Higher Risk for 'Guideline Discordant' Care

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05 Jun
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Unintended Origins, New Directions, Dark Reality: Latest News on the Opioid Epidemic

The latest on opioids: unintended origins, new directions, dark realities. Source: APTA Feed Unintended Origins, New Directions, Dark Reality: Latest News on the Opioid Epidemic

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02 Jun
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From PT in Motion: PTs Keeping Rowers Afloat

When it comes to the PT’s role in keeping rowers healthy, it’s all about form following function. And vice versa.    Source: APTA Feed From PT in Motion: PTs Keeping Rowers Afloat

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31 May
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CMS Will Cover Supervised Exercise Therapy for Peripheral Artery Disease

CMS is extending Medicare coverage to include supervised exercise therapy for patients with peripheral artery disease. Source: APTA Feed CMS Will Cover Supervised Exercise Therapy for Peripheral Artery Disease

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30 May
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Utilization Management Toolkit Helps PTs Navigate Difficult Landscape

Tools to handle UM and get the best care for your patients. Source: APTA Feed Utilization Management Toolkit Helps PTs Navigate Difficult Landscape

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