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March 12, 2016 - 12, 2016

Anat Baniel Method International Practitioner Training Program

Anat Baniel Method International

March 12, 2016 - 16, 2016

Surgery and Rehabilitation of the Hand - 20/20: A Vision for Quality in Hand Care

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Orthopedist Invents Internal Bone-Lengthening Device For Children

An orthopedic surgeon is creating the world’s first implantation device that can lengthen the bones of young children internally. The inventor, a physician at Texas Tech Unive...
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Report Puts Treatments For Low Back Pain In Jeopardy

Thousands of patients with low-back pain could be left without access to potentially helpful treatments as a result of a recent study by the Agency for Healthcare Research and...
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NYU Langone Enhances Patient Experience By Reducing Referrals To Rehab Facilities After Major Surgery

Referring a patient to an acute care facility following major cardiac, joint, and spine surgery rather than the patient’s own home may not always be necessary—according to fin...
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Prosthetic Hand Allows Touch Feedback And Joint Location Sensing

When you grab a pen, you instinctively put enough pressure in your grip so that you can hold the pen comfortably. Too little pressure and you would lose the pen, too much and ...
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Walking Faster Or Longer Linked To Significant Cardiovascular Benefits In Older Adults

In a large prospective community-based study of older Americans, modest physical activity was associated with a lower risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD). This was true even ...
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Amphibian Approach To Help Bones Heal Faster And Better

Inspired by amphibians like salamanders, researchers from the University of Southampton are developing a new type of drug that may help bones heal faster and better. Using bo...
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Going Barefoot: Strong 'Foot Core' Could Prevent Plantar Fasciitis, Shin Splints, And Other Common Injuries

As your cold-weather footwear makes the seasonal migration from the back of your closet to replace summer's flip flops and bare feet, don't underestimate the benefits of paddi...
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American Board Of Physical Therapy Specialties Recognizes Certified Clinical Specialists

The American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) announces that 1,933 physical therapists were awarded certificat...
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Team Approach May Reduce Readmissions Due To Falls In Seniors

A comprehensive care program that involves a team of specialists from multiple medical disciplines for treating injuries sustained from falls in older adults could help reduce...
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Endurance Athletes Who ‘Go Against The Grain’ Become Incredible Fat-Burners

Elite endurance athletes who eat very few carbohydrates burned more than twice as much fat as high-carb athletes during maximum exertion and prolonged exercise in a new study ...
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Student Led A Team That Built A Prosthesis For Little Girl's Hand

Katherine Lau was looking for a hands-on summer research project. Yong Dawson was looking for a normal life for her daughter. Together, they gave 4-year-old Hailey Dawson a g...
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Study Launched To Determine If Less Invasive Wrist Fracture Surgery With Novel Device Leads To Better Patient Outcomes

Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) have launched a study to determine if a novel implant allowing for less invasive surgery for a broken wrist leads to a quicke...
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Surgeons At NYU Langone Medical Center Perform The Most Extensive Face Transplant To Date – And First In New York State

NYU Langone Medical Center announced today the successful completion of the most extensive face transplant to date, setting new standards of care in this emerging field. Equal...
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Study: Too Much Foot Traffic In And Out Of Operating Rooms

A “secret shopper” style study by researchers at Johns Hopkins analyzing foot traffic in and out of operating rooms suggests that for the sake of patient safety, OR teams may ...
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Wrist Fractures Could Be Predictor Of Susceptibility To Serious Fractures In Postmenopausal Women

Wrist fractures are common among postmenopausal women who are younger than 65 and a new UCLA-led study suggests that they may also predict more serious fractures in other part...
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Raintree Systems Advances PT And OT Delivery-Of-Care With A Telemedicine EMR Solution

Raintree Systems and SnapMD are proud to announce the development of an integrated telehealth software solution to give healthcare providers a new and efficient way to interac...
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Researchers Aim To Regenerate Human Knees And Limbs By 2030

On Veteran's Day the University of Connecticut announced the launch of its new grand research challenge: regeneration of a human knee within 7 years, and an entire limb within...
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Research Finds Midlife Fitness Helps Reduce Health Costs After Age 65

People with high fitness levels in midlife have significantly lower annual health care costs after age 65 than people with low fitness in midlife, after adjusting for cardiova...
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Exercise Program In Senior Centers Helps Decrease Pain And Improve Mobility In Older Adults

It may seem counterintuitive that exercise could help people with arthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions, but a new study finds that a low-impact exercise program is i...
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Fractures Can Lead To Premature Death In Older People

A new study, presented this week at the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting in San Francisco, shows certain fractures due to osteoporosis can cause premature death...
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Effectiveness And Cost-Effectivness Of Physical Therapy For Knee Osteoarthritis

Spacing exercise-based physical therapy sessions over a 12-month period while using three additional “booster” sessions periodically has been shown to be more cost effective ...
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UNMC/Nebraska Medicine Launches Mind And Brain Health Labs

The University of Nebraska Medical Center and its clinical partner, Nebraska Medicine, announced the creation of the Mind and Brain Health Labs (MBHL). The labs are a linchpi...
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People With MS May Be More Physically Fit Than Tests Indicate, Study Finds

Conventional methods of assessing cardiorespiratory fitness and muscular strength among people with multiple sclerosis may underestimate participants' capabilities, prompting ...
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Achilles Tendon Ruptures Missed In One Of Four Cases, But Surgery Not Needed For Most

Achilles tendon disorders are common and often misdiagnosed, with about 25% of ruptures missed during initial examination, but the prognosis is favorable for the vast majority...
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American Cleaning Institute Urges FDA To Preserve Critical Healthcare Antibacterial Products, Ingredient

The American Cleaning Institute® (ACI) urged the Food and Drug Administration to re-evaluate all data relevant to the safety and efficacy of antibacterial health care ingredie...
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