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2014-05-22 08:30:46

Combination Therapy Trial Allows 80 Percent of Stroke Patients to Regain Arm and Hand Use CHICAGO, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Doctors at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) revealed the results of a study wherein 80 percent of stroke survivor participants regained arm and hand use - 30 percent more than possible with standard therapies. The breakthrough study combines for the first time a new, non-invasive brain stimulation technique with traditional occupational therapy...

2014-05-21 23:14:07

Exciting new fundraising concept boosts PTs and their profession. Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Last January, PT4PT (Physical Therapists for Physical Therapy) launched an exciting new concept “Our Pack for Your PAC” to help with fundraising for political advocacy projects of physical therapists nationwide. Because PTs always need quality electrodes, they are sold at a discount for only $1.97 per pack as a fundraiser tool for state PT PACs, with 50 cents of each pack going to the...

2014-05-19 23:11:45

KORT Physical Therapy: The Best in Rehab, opens its 41st clinic in Taylorsville, Kentucky. Louisville, Kentucky (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 KORT Physical Therapy, The Best in Rehab, opened its 41st clinic on May 12, 2014. The new clinic is located at 543 Taylorsville Road, Taylorsville, Kentucky, 40071. Clinic Director, Dr. Brittany Kersey PT DPT will oversee all operations as well as treat patients along with Dr. Hannah Arms, PT, DPT. “The number of patients in the Spencer County area has...

2014-05-16 23:09:31

KORT Physical Therapy opens new clinic offering a variety of wellness programs including licensed massage therapy, customized personal training, physical therapy, and the innovative Personalized Orthopedic Weight Reduction (POWR) Program. Louisville, Kentucky (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Recently, KORT Physical Therapy opened a new wellness clinic at 9424 Brownsboro Road across from the Paddock Plaza Shopping Center. The new clinic offers a variety of wellness programs including licensed massage...

2014-05-13 23:15:09

Advanced Medical Recognized as a Silver Level Sponsor at the Duke DPT Career Fair Port Orange, FL (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Advanced Medical (http://www.advanced-medical.net), a leading provider of travel therapy services nationwide, recently took part in the 8th annual Duke DPT career fair. The event was held in the University Ballroom of the Hilton Durham hotel. DPT students from neighboring Elon University also attended the gathering. Advanced Medical was on hand for the 5th time and was...

2014-05-13 16:24:58

Product Demonstration of Remote Monitoring Shoe Insert to Follow Presentation FORT WORTH, Texas, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MedHab, LLC., a privately held athletic and medical device company focused on the development of unique rehabilitative and sport-enhancing tools, announced today that Johnny Ross, President and Chief Executive Officer of MedHab and inventor of RPM(2), will be presenting and delivering a product demonstration during the 7(th) International Conference on...

2014-05-12 12:30:51

In response to a growing regional and national demand, new U-M brand offers premium patient resource for musculoskeletal care ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- People want to be on the move. For some, that means continuing hobbies like golf, biking or walking. Others just want to be able to play with their children or grandchildren. Unfortunately, health challenges like arthritis, injuries, fractures and back problems may get in the way of the active lifestyle many...

2014-05-09 12:26:01

Jintronix Milestone Marks First Time Microsoft Kinect Has Been Cleared For Prescription In Patient Care SEATTLE, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jintronix (www.jintronix.com), a company radically changing how patients rehabilitate from stroke or other injury, announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Jintronix rehabilitation system. This FDA clearance is the first time the Microsoft Kinect has been approved for use directly by...

2014-05-08 23:01:38

Home Care Assistance of Warren Twp, NJ invites caregivers, clients and community members to participate in the “Walk to Okinawa,” a simulated trek from Warren Twp, NJ to Okinawa, Japan. Warren, New Jersey (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Home Care Assistance of New Jersey, North America’s leading provider of in-home care for seniors, invites members of the Northern Central New Jersey community to commit to healthy living and register for the “Walk to Okinawa.” Registrants will receive a...

2014-05-07 23:05:22

Held this past Saturday, May 3rd, Home Care Assistance of Naples was a proud sponsor of the “Docs & Duffers” Charity Golf Tournament, a fundraiser to support efforts to promote health education and serve the community's public health needs. Naples, Florida (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Naples, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, proudly sponsored the “Docs & Duffers” Charity Golf Tournament this past Saturday, May 3rd, at the Grey Oaks...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.