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08 Mar
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Researchers: Aquatic Exercise Offers Similar Results With Less Pain for Patients With Chronic LBP

Aquatic exercise, a common physical therapist intervention for patients with chronic low back pain (CLBP), shouldn’t be viewed as “less strenuous or less effective” than land-based exercise, according to authors of a recent study in PTJ (Physical Therapy). In fact, ...

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06 Mar
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Your Help Needed to Guide Movement System Integration

<p><img src=”http://www.apta.org/uploadedImages/APTAorg/News_and_Publications/News_Now/PTNews_800x400.png?n=4996″ alt=”*PT in Motion News” title=”*PT in Motion News 800×400 (for FB)” /></p> <br />Your input is needed on an important next step for the movement system concept.</p> Source: APTA Feed Your Help Needed to Guide Movement System Integration

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06 Mar
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Education Leadership Partnership Looks Back On a Productive Year

The report recaps an important year. Source: APTA Feed Education Leadership Partnership Looks Back On a Productive Year

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05 Mar
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CMS Promotes More Access to Nondrug Pain Management in Medicaid

CMS says states have a range of options for increasing access to nondrug approaches to pain treatment for Medicaid beneficiaries. Source: APTA Feed CMS Promotes More Access to Nondrug Pain Management in Medicaid

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04 Mar
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From PT in Motion Magazine: Health 'Consumerism' Is Changing How PTs Think About Care

Patients are increasingly extending their consumer savvy to choosing health care providers—and that includes PTs Source: APTA Feed From PT in Motion Magazine: Health 'Consumerism' Is Changing How PTs Think About Care

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27 Feb
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Large-Scale Investigation: Falls-Prevention Exercise Interventions Work

Overall, exercise reduces the rate of falls by 23%. Source: APTA Feed Large-Scale Investigation: Falls-Prevention Exercise Interventions Work

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26 Feb
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APTA Working for You: Practice Department Updates, February 2019

APTA is providing the profession’s perspective on a range of practice-related issues. Source: APTA Feed APTA Working for You: Practice Department Updates, February 2019

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25 Feb
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Can Cognitive and Physical Activity in Midlife Reduce the Risk of Dementia in Later Years? Researchers Say Yes

Stay physically and intellectually active in midlife to reduce risk of later dementia. Source: APTA Feed Can Cognitive and Physical Activity in Midlife Reduce the Risk of Dementia in Later Years? Researchers Say Yes

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22 Feb
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New Medicare SNF Payment System Explained in Upcoming Q-and-A Sessions

PTs in SNFs will face an entirely new payment methodology beginning in October. APTA can help you get up to speed. Source: APTA Feed New Medicare SNF Payment System Explained in Upcoming Q-and-A Sessions

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19 Feb
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CPG: Avoid Surgery for Atraumatic Shoulder Pain

“Clinicians should not offer patients subacromial decompression surgery unprompted.” Source: APTA Feed CPG: Avoid Surgery for Atraumatic Shoulder Pain

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