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Physical Therapist Conferences, Events, and Education

Physical Therapist Conferences &
Educational Opportunities

The Philadelphia Meeting – Surgery and Rehabilitation of the Hand: with Emphasis on Trauma
03/07/2015 - 03/10/2015
Hand Rehabilitation Foundation, Jefferson Health System & Moss Rehab

Spring Meeting
04/11/2015 - 04/12/2015
Idaho Physical Therapy Assn.

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Related Terms:
orthopedic , orthopaedic , rehabilitation , physical therapy

Monday, March 2, 2015

Feature Story
Cover of NEWS-Line for Physical Therapists & PT Assistants

Q&A with Emil Dovan of Alatheia Prosthetics - Customizing Function, Fit and Aesthetics in Prosthetics

Emil Dovan works for Alatheia Prosthetics fabricating and fitting functional, aesthetic prosthetics for amputees. He works closely with patients and rehabilitation providers to not only educate them on prosthetic options but also to ensure the proper physical and emotional function of his clients. He holds a BS in Health & Physical Education, in 1975 from The College of New Jersey. Q: What motiva... Continue Reading



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The Better To See You With

Mo Rastgaar is poised to take a giant step forward in the development of a better prosthetic ankle. The Michigan Technological University mechanical engineer and his team have already developed a prototype that can provide a range of motion that riv... Continue Reading


Interventional Radiology Treatment Relieves Chronic Plantar Fasciitis

Patients suffering from chronic plantar fasciitis now have a new weapon against this debilitating foot ailment, according to research presented at the Society of Interventional Radiology's Annual Scientific Meeting. Researchers utilized ultrasound im... Continue Reading


PTs Receive Millions In Funding For Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Initiative

APTA members Anthony Delitto, PT, PhD, FAPTA, andPamela Duncan, PT, PhD, FAPTA, are among 5 researchers to receive a total of $64.1 million in funding in the first-ever Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Pragmatic Clinical Funding I... Continue Reading


Study Examines Pain Education In Physical Therapy Schools

A study published in The Journal of Pain showed that just 2 of 3 accredited physical therapy (PT) schools surveyed believe their students receive adequate education in pain management. The Journal of Pain is the peer-reviewed publication of the Ameri... Continue Reading


Common Hip Issue In Teens Misdiagnosed As Pulled Muscle

Rice University catcher, John Clay Reeves, felt pain in his groin after a collision at the plate with an opposing player. He thought he had pulled a muscle, but it turns out he was suffering from a common condition seen in teens and young adults know... Continue Reading


Bionic Reconstruction Lets Patients Use A Robotic Prosthetic Hand Controlled By The Mind

Three Austrian men have become the first in the world to undergo a new technique called "bionic reconstruction," enabling them to use a robotic prosthetic hand controlled by their mind, according to new research published in The Lancet. All three men... Continue Reading


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Healthcare Jobs

Healthcare Jobs

DMG Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts

NPACE

NAPNAP

AAPA

ASHA

St. Scholastica

YappGuru

Camp Nurse
Emagination Computer Camps
Newton (Boston College), MA

Physical Therapist
Cabinet Peaks Medical Center
Libby, Montana

Physical Therapist
Sitka Physical Therapy Llc
Sitka, Alaska

Camp Nurses
Easter Seals New Jersey - Camp Merry Heart
New Jersey

Community Group Home Resident Aide, Group Home Assistant Manager, Registered Nurse & Daily Living Assistant
Eastern Christian Childrens Retreat
Wyckoff, New Jersey

Director of Nursing
Concorde Career Colleges
Garden Grove, CA

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