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PTs in the ED: Australian Study Supports Role of PTs as Primary Patient Contact in Certain Cases

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April 16, 2015: A new study from Australia has found that when physical therapists (PTs) serve as a primary patient contact in emergency departments (EDs), use of imaging and patient length of stay drop—all without an increase in adverse events.
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PTs in the ED: Australian Study Supports Role of PTs as Primary Patient Contact in Certain Cases