Latest Therapy Stories
Innovative medical device and therapeutic gaming technology restores motion to joints and redevelops deep muscles for sustained low back health NORWELL, Mass., Nov.
Recently, four KORT physical therapists became certified in dry needling, a unique treatment method used to help alleviate painful musculoskeletal conditions.
ProRehab CEO Recognized As One Of Tri-State Area’s Best Health Care Providers Evansville, IN (PRWEB) November 20, 2014
Low Level Laser Therapy can help men and women who are suffering from hair loss achieve fuller and thicker hair.
WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Nov.
The Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) is establishing a rehabilitation functional outcomes-based registry for CPA members and partnered with Focus on Therapeutic Outcomes, Inc.
The brand-new JumpStart180 low impact workout program for non-active older adults offers real results in eight weeks.
HomeCEUConnection.com releases a 2-hour physical therapy ethics course to satisfy Pennsylvania physical therapy CEU requirements, including requirements for Direct Access PTs. Plano,
BOLINGBROOK, Ill., Nov.
Dr. Matt Lee, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT uses a three-pronged approach to physical therapy-biological, psychological, and social.
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 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...