A study published in the journal Health Services Research suggests trying physical therapy first may may cost patients less in the long run, as well as curb reliance on opioids.
October is the time to recognize the impact PTs and PTAs have on their patients’ lives and in their communities.
Exploring the merits of cognitive-behavioral therapy techniques, namely the act of mindfulness, in your therapy practice.
Research shows that the condition is a true physiological disease. Here’s what to look for, and how PTs are helping those who have it.
There are just some lessons that, as a PT, you simply cannot learn in a formal educational environment.
Or so says a study published recently in the Annals of Internal Medicine.
As more employers opt for self-funded health plans, a growing number of physical therapists are finding ways to benefit.
Therapists’ decade-long practice to end; acupuncturists, other professionals accused them of performing ‘unlicensed acupuncture’.
Firefighters, law enforcement officers, and military personnel make it their mission to keep Americans safe, and PTs are committed to returning the favor.
PTs who consistently perform at the tip-top of their potential exercise these seven habits.