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2014-03-07 12:26:17

Innovative approach to post-operative pain management with the ON-Q Pain Relief System leads to quicker recovery with less need for narcotics NEW ORLEANS, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AAOS -- I-Flow, LLC, a Kimberly-Clark Health Care Company and manufacturer of the ON-Q Pain Relief System (ON-Q), today announced that ON-Q will be featured during an educational symposium at the 81(st) American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting in New Orleans, LA. Pain management...

2014-03-07 12:25:24

Exclusive recognition for Chicago area physical therapists MCHENRY, Ill., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Five Star Professional is pleased to announce Deborah A. Mitchell, PT, DPT, MPT, CGS, Red Rock Physical Therapy & Wellness, has been chosen as one of Chicago's Five Star Physical Therapists for 2014. Five Star Professional partnered with Chicago magazine to recognize a select group of Chicago area physical therapists that provide exceptional services to their patients....

2014-03-06 23:31:53

The Law Offices of Steven H. Heisler, Baltimore personal injury attorney, is pleased to help spread the word about an orthotic garment available to help those with movement disorders. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Many who suffer from balance disorders, including multiple sclerosis and some forms of cerebral palsy, are finding a new treatment option can improve their balance and steady their gait. The system, invented by San Francisco physical therapist Cindy Gibson-Horn and...

2014-03-06 23:30:55

Graston Technique® and MedBridge Announce Online Training Course for Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, and Athletic Trainers Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Graston Technique® (GT) and MedBridge, the leader in online clinical education for rehabilitation professionals, announce the launch of a 5-hour accredited online course for physical therapists, occupational therapists, and athletic trainers. The course, Graston Technique®: Treating Movement Dysfunction...

2014-03-06 23:02:31

Dr. Norman Aliga, Medical Director at Marianjoy’s Prosthetic and Orthotic Center, will offer a free presentation, "Life After an Amputation," along with Marianjoy physical therapist, Natalie Look, and Scheck & Siress prosthetist, Jason Wening. Wheaton, IL (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Advancements in the field of prosthetics have improved the function, mobility, and quality of life for those who have experienced an amputation. The Medical Director of the Marianjoy Rehabilitation...

2014-03-06 12:26:29

Scott J Schultz PT CMDT of McHenry, Illinois has been honored with a recognition by Chicago Magazine in its selection of "Chicago's Outstanding Physical Therapists & Occupational Therapists." McHENRY, Ill., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the March, 2014 issue of Chicago Magazine published by Tribune Company. Scott J Schultz PT CMDT was selected for the following honor: "Chicago's Outstanding Physical Therapists &...

2014-03-05 23:30:37

The Foundation for Physical Therapy announced its 2014 Service Awards recipients, recognizing individuals and organizations that have demonstrated a strong commitment to supporting the Foundation and advancing its mission to fund physical therapy research. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 The Foundation for Physical Therapy recently announced recipients of its 2014 Service Awards, which recognize individuals and organizations that have demonstrated a strong commitment to supporting...

2014-03-05 23:28:13

The Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy (JOSPT) and The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (JBJS) co-published a Special Report today entitled, It Takes a Team: The 2013 Boston Marathon – Preparing for and Recovering from a Mass-Casualty Event. This unique report highlights multidisciplinary planning, integrated clinical teamwork, and continuity of care. Alexandria, VA and Needham, MA (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 Due to rigorous disaster preparedness and the heroic actions...

2014-03-05 23:25:32

A successful launch of CTD 2.0, Connect the Doc's new and improved online appointment booking and healthcare referral platform, has significantly increased both bookings and clinic enrolment. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 Connect the Doc (CTD) announced today a successful launch of CTD Version 2.0, a new release of their online appointment booking service for private healthcare practitioners that improves ease of use for both clinics and patients. Major new features include: +...

2014-03-05 23:25:18

Runners can get ready for the Broad Street Run with elite runner Crystal Burnick and The Physical Therapy & Wellness Institute, West Norriton, Pa with use of the Alter G anti-gravity treadmill. West Norriton, PA (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 Beginning today, the Physical Therapy & Wellness Institute (PTW) will be offering runners and aspiring athletes concerned about the health of their bones a reduced rate package to get ready for the spring running season, partnering the NASA...


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