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22 Nov
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USBJI Young Investigators Program Accepting Applications for 2017 Program

Physical therapist investigators have an opportunity to receive guidance in getting their research funded and “other survival skills required for pursuing an academic career” through a program that connects them with experienced researcher-mentors. Source: APTA Feed USBJI Young Investigators Program ...

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21 Nov
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Tim Flynn, PT, PhD, Wants Physical Therapists to Take the Lead in Pain Education

Tim Flynn wants his fellow PTs to help consumers understand potential harms from the “medical-industrial complex.” Source: APTA Feed Tim Flynn, PT, PhD, Wants Physical Therapists to Take the Lead in Pain Education

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21 Nov
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'Proof of Concept' Study Points to Possible Link Between Aerobic Exercise and Improvement in Cognitive Function in Patients With Vascular-Based Impairment

Could aerobic activity actually improve cognitive function in older adults with vascular-based impairments? Source: APTA Feed 'Proof of Concept' Study Points to Possible Link Between Aerobic Exercise and Improvement in Cognitive Function in Patients With Vascular-Based Impairment

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18 Nov
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Study: EHR Interoperability Necessary for Evaluating Quality Improvement

With so many different EHR vendors out there, increased standardization is essential. Source: APTA Feed Study: EHR Interoperability Necessary for Evaluating Quality Improvement

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17 Nov
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Quick Guide and Call-In Q&A Are Latest New Resources to Prepare for Payment in 2017

A quick guide to the new evaluation codes and a recording of payment reform webinar are the latest additions to APTA’s payment resources. Source: APTA Feed Quick Guide and Call-In Q&A Are Latest New Resources to Prepare for Payment in ...

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16 Nov
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The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, November, 2016

Good news about APTA members and the physical therapy profession. Source: APTA Feed The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, November, 2016

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14 Nov
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ACOs Beginning to Take Creative Steps to Address Nonmedical Needs – But Can Those Steps Be Expanded?

Some ACOs are beginning to do something about patient needs around housing, transportation, and food insecurity. Source: APTA Feed ACOs Beginning to Take Creative Steps to Address Nonmedical Needs – But Can Those Steps Be Expanded?

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10 Nov
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From PTJ: Time for a 'Paradigm Shift' in Treatment of Patients With DPN

  Their opinion is straightforward: “People with DPN should be encouraged to maintain and even increase weight-bearing activities, rather than avoid them.” Source: APTA Feed From PTJ: Time for a 'Paradigm Shift' in Treatment of Patients With DPN

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09 Nov
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Survey Results Reveal Traction Popular Among PTs Treating Neck Pain

Cervical traction for neck pain: popular among PTs, but why? Source: APTA Feed Survey Results Reveal Traction Popular Among PTs Treating Neck Pain

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08 Nov
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Get the Facts on the 2017 Fee Schedule

Get the facts on the 2017 physician fee schedule. Source: APTA Feed Get the Facts on the 2017 Fee Schedule

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