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2015-01-23 23:05:57

Prices for physical therapy services are expected to rise as more individuals gain health insurance coverage and the healthcare sector experiences a greater shortage of qualified therapists.

2015-01-23 23:01:56

Stimulating the body’s own healing process, Acupuncture is a 3,000 year old traditional medicinal process.

2015-01-23 23:00:15

KORT recognizes orthopedic residency program graduates and announces new class.

2015-01-22 23:09:42

Aureus Medical Group will be an exhibitor at the 2015 APTA CSM to be held at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Indiana. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) January

2015-01-22 23:04:10

The device is the most progressive and easy to use patented cold therapy machine with the innovative IsoTube design to help treat post-operative and sports related orthopedic and muscle injuries.

2015-01-21 23:06:20

Timocco, therapeutic gaming software developer for children with Autism, Cerebral Palsy and developmental delays, releases progress tracking tool to chart players' improvements across a range

2015-01-21 08:28:49

Top home-based rehab therapy practice selects Clinicient's TotalInsight to Increase Productivity and Collect Full and Fair Payment Owed by Medicare and Medicaid PORTLAND, Ore., Jan.

2015-01-19 23:03:24

Physical Therapy Practice Will Provide Exclusive Services to the Men’s and Women’s Division I Teams Throughout The Entirety of the 2014-2015 Season Evansville,


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Cold Compression Therapy
2013-03-04 15:59:27

Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...

Heat Therapy
2012-12-31 12:08:31

Heat therapy is a treatment in the medical field to relieve pain and improve over health. It can be a therapy used only once, repeatedly in rehabilitation sessions, or as part of an after-care routine in sports medicine. It can be delivered in many forms with success in all. How the Heat Helps As heat is introduced to the area, the temperature will increase beginning from the outer layer and moving deeper into the tissues. After the change in temperature, the blood vessels in the area of...

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Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.