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2012-03-06 11:00:23

Researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania have demonstrated that aggressive treatment of severe traumatic brain injury, which includes invasive monitoring of intracranial pressure (ICP) and decompressive craniectomy, produces better patient outcomes than less aggressive measures and is cost-effective in patients no matter their age––even in patients 80 years of age.

2012-01-05 16:00:00

Accuhealth Pain & Injury announces the launch of its new website. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) January 05, 2012 Dallas pain management and injury center Accuhealth

2011-08-15 09:58:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- James S. Krause, Ph.D., a Wadena Minnesota native, is the 2011 recipient of the Medtronic National Courage Award presented by Courage Center. Dr.

2011-08-12 13:17:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- James S. Krause, Ph.D., a Minnesota native, is the 2011 recipient of the Medtronic National Courage Award presented by Courage Center. Dr.

2011-07-13 07:30:00

WEST ORANGE, N.J., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kessler Foundation (www.kesslerfoundation.org) and Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation (www.kessler-rehab.com) are the first rehabilitation centers in the U.S.

2011-06-28 15:09:00

ROCKLAND, Mass., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In strong collaboration with clinical research partners, Hocoma recently introduced a new and more compact version of the LokomatPro that offers greater system capabilities.

2011-06-01 00:06:49

Designer of medical devices providing clinic and in-home restoration therapy unveils the next in the series of FES powered physical therapy systems that started with the successful RT300 FES cycle. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) May 31, 2011 Restorative Therapies, Inc., advances its new era in physical therapy systems for neurological injury and paralysis with FDA clearance of the world’s first Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) rehabilitation therapy system for stepping and standing. FES...

2011-05-26 13:09:20

In the largest stroke rehabilitation study ever conducted in the United States, stroke patients who had physical therapy at home improved their ability to walk just as well as those who were treated in a training program that requires the use of a body-weight supported treadmill device followed by walking practice.

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