Author Archives: akaptao

09 Jan
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Pilot Study Indicates Yoga Improves Quality-of-Life for Pediatric Cancer Patients and Their Parents

Can yoga make a difference in quality-of-life for pediatric cancer patients and their parents? Source: APTA Feed Pilot Study Indicates Yoga Improves Quality-of-Life for Pediatric Cancer Patients and Their Parents

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06 Jan
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New CPT Codes Result in Payment Increases From Medicare

The new CPT code set for physical therapy evaluation and reevaluation is generating higher payments. Source: APTA Feed New CPT Codes Result in Payment Increases From Medicare

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06 Jan
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Helping Your Profession in 15 Minutes or Less

Just what do you think you’re doing? Source: APTA Feed Helping Your Profession in 15 Minutes or Less

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05 Jan
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Early Physical Activity After Concussion May Reduce Risk of Persistent Symptoms, Researchers Say

Could return to physical activity within 1 week of concussion actually decrease the likelihood of persistent symptoms in the pediatric population? Source: APTA Feed Early Physical Activity After Concussion May Reduce Risk of Persistent Symptoms, Researchers Say

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04 Jan
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Sports and Recreation-Related Injuries Top 8.6 Million Annually

More Americans are participating in sports, which means more Americans are getting injured. Source: APTA Feed Sports and Recreation-Related Injuries Top 8.6 Million Annually

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03 Jan
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Study: Virtual Reality Systems Could Enhance Intermanual Transfer

January 3, 2017 It’s well-known that physical training in 1 hand can result in performance gains in the opposite, untrained hand—a phenomenon known as intermanual transfer—and that using a mirror to make it look as if the untrained hand is ...

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29 Dec
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2016's Top Stories From PT in Motion News

What topped PT in Motion News in 2016? Source: APTA Feed 2016's Top Stories From PT in Motion News

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27 Dec
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A Very Good Year: 2016's Top Move Forward Radio Podcast

December 27, 2016: Say what you will about 2016, but it’s been a good year for Move Forward Radio, APTA’s consumer-oriented podcast series from MoveForwardPT.com. Source: APTA Feed A Very Good Year: 2016's Top Move Forward Radio Podcast

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22 Dec
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NYT: CMS Consideration of Outpatient TKA Sparks Debate

New York Times: Outpatient TKA debate is “as much about money as medicine.” Source: APTA Feed NYT: CMS Consideration of Outpatient TKA Sparks Debate

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22 Dec
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Cracking the Code: 6 Resources to Help You Navigate the 2017 CPT Code Changes

6 worthwhile resources that can help you understand and prepare for the big change in CPT coding. Source: APTA Feed Cracking the Code: 6 Resources to Help You Navigate the 2017 CPT Code Changes

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