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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...

2014-03-03 16:23:39

VAIL, Colo., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At a press briefing today in Vail, Colo., The Steadman Philippon Research Institute and The Steadman Clinic announced its official designation as a National Medical Center within the United States Olympic Committee's National Medical Network, one of only two such centers since the network was first announced in August 2013. "The Institute has one of the largest orthopaedic patient databases in existence, and its research is published...

2014-02-27 23:34:01

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) continues to develop a supportive professional relationship with the New York State Academy of Family Physicians (NYSAFP). NYSATA was again part of the sports medicine planning and presentation at the NYSAFP Winter Weekend Conference in January and had a member athletic trainer’s concussion management article featured in the Winter 2014 issue of Family Doctor, the NYSAFP’s professional journal. Lake Placid, NY (PRWEB)...

2014-02-26 23:34:54

Athletic trainers and athletic training students will be at the Today Show plaza on the morning of Friday, February 28th to celebrate the launch of the 14th annual National Athletic Training Month. This year’s theme is: “We’ve Got Your Back.” New York, NY (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 ATHLETIC TRAINERS KICK OFF NATIONAL ATHLETIC TRAINING MONTH AT THE TODAY SHOW PLAZA ON FEBRUARY 28TH The theme of 2014 National Athletic Training Month is “We’ve Got Your Back” WHO: Over 200...

2014-02-25 12:24:38

ALBANY, New York, February 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Sports Medicine Devices Market (Artificial Joint Implants, Arthroscopy Devices, Fracture Repair Devices, Prosthesis, Orthobiologics, Braces, Performance Monitoring Devices, Accessories, Other Recovery Products) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the global sports medicine devices market was valued at...

2014-02-24 16:25:17

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Three certified athletic trainers at HeadFirst Sports Injury and Concussion Care Center have just completed specialized training with the ImPACT baseline concussion testing program. HeadFirst Director of Sports Medicine Eric Hansen, ATC/L, Program Administrator Daniel Pokrifka, ATC, and Educator Victoria Simonette, ATC, are now ITAT (ImPACT Trained Athletic Trainer) certified. This certification designates them as leaders in administering...

2014-02-24 08:29:03

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS) today announced it will participate in the following investor conferences in March 2014: March 3, 2014, HealthSouth President and Chief Executive Officer, Jay Grinney, will be speaking at 2:50 p.m. ET at the Raymond James Healthcare Conference held at the Marriott Grande Lakes, Orlando, Florida. March 4, 2014, HealthSouth Senior Vice President and Treasurer, Ed Fay, will speak at 11:05 a.m. ET at the...

2014-02-18 23:31:23

Medicine in Motion Joins Healthcare and Wellness Professionals in Offering Free Screenings, Giveaways and More for the Austin Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Community at the Second Annual Pride in Health Event Austin, Texas (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 Austin-area healthcare and wellness professionals will join together on Sunday, February 23, 2014, to show their support as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) allies for the second annual Pride in Health fair—a...

2014-02-17 23:21:09

Integrative Spine and Sports is now accepting same day physical therapy appointments. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 Integrative Spine and Sports, a practice devoted to sports and musculoskeletal physical therapy, announces that it is accepting same day physical therapy appointments. Specializing in sports physical therapy services like pain management, chiropractic care, joint fluid replacement, bio-puncture, non-surgical spinal decompression and pharmacological treatments, the...

2014-02-14 12:24:29

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HeadFirst Sports Injury and Concussion Care, a program of Maryland-based Righttime Medical Care, has hired Eric Hansen, ATC/L, as Director of Sports Medicine. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140204/PH58878LOGO Mr. Hansen's extensive background as a certified athletic trainer makes him especially suited to integrating Righttime's sports medicine initiatives. The HeadFirst program focuses on education, evaluation and treatment of...


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