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April 4 - 07

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American Occupational Therapy Association

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FOTO's CMS-Designated Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) Provides Rehab Therapists Extensive Choice In Measure Selection

Focus on Therapeutic Outcomes, Inc. (FOTO), a provider of web-based patient outcomes management solutions, risk-adjusted functional assessments, and predictive analytics, is p...
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Driving With Dementia -- New Guidance For Doctors

New guidance on when people living with dementia should stop driving has been published to support doctors and other health care professionals. 'Driving with Dementia or Mild...
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Pioneering Eurgery Restores Movement To Children Paralyzed By Acute Flaccid Myelitis

An innovative and complex surgery involving nerve transfers is restoring hope and transforming lives torn apart by a mysterious and devastating illness. Acute flaccid myelitis...
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Clinic Improves Lives Of Children With Disabilities

When Madison took her first tentative steps as a 1-year-old, her parents noticed she seemed to favor her right side and tended to swing her left leg around as she ambled acros...
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Occupational Therapy Improves Health, Quality Of Life Of Young Adults With Diabetes

New results from a University of Southern California-led research study demonstrates the distinct value of occupational therapy for improving the health and quality of life of...
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Exosystems To Demo Gamified Physical Therapy Technology At CES 2019

South Korean healthcare wearables maker Exosystems, a member company of the K-ICT Born2Global Centre, will demonstrate its latest AI-based technology at CES 2019 next month. ...
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The Global Occupational And Speech Therapists And Audiologists Market Was Valued At $58.4 Billion In 2017

Occupational and speech therapists and audiologists industry comprise establishments of independent health practitioners primarily engaged in planning and administering educat...
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ChanceLight Expands Autism Services Throughout Georgia; Adds Clinics And Therapists To Provide Life-Changing Applied Behavior Analysis Therapy

ChanceLight, one of the nation's leading providers of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy — widely recognized as the most effective, evidence-based treatment for autism — ...
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Right At Home Gives The Gift Of Mobility In Vietnam And Costa Rica

The World Health Organization estimates that 70 million people need a wheelchair but cannot afford one. Free Wheelchair Mission believes in a world where everyone who needs a ...
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Can A Video Game-Based “Digital Medicine” Help Children With Autism And Co-occurring ADHD?

Researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) evaluated a digital medicine tool designed as an investigational treatment for children with autism spectrum disorder...
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Canine Volunteers Contribute To Patients’ Care And Comfort

Sadie has been doing hospital volunteer work for almost eight years now. She has a regular schedule, a photo ID badge and a vest she wears while on duty. Though Sadie hasn’t ...
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Orlando Veterans See Benefits From Virtual Music Program For Therapy

Live Music Tutor Inc. (LMT), a public benefit corporation, and The Orlando Veterans Affairs Community Living Center (Orlando CLC) partnered to provide relief and hope for vete...
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Study Details Development Of Functional Skills In Persons With Down Syndrome

When expectant parents learn their child will be born with Down syndrome, they invariably have questions about what this diagnosis will mean for their son or daughter and for ...
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Clothes For Kids That Can't Stop And Won't Stop

Reboundwear announces the launch of their children's line available exclusively through Zappos Adaptive. Reboundwear Kids is cool looking, functional, and fashionable, adaptiv...
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Bright.md's SmartExam™ Now Helps Patients Get Treatment For Back Pain

Bright.md has added a module to its SmartExam telehealth solution that will help patients get comprehensive treatment for low back pain. Approximately 80% of adults will have ...
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Local Artist With Autism Launches Greeting Card Line For Holidays And Beyond

Local artist Brian Watkins (Brian Watkins Gallery) is pleased to announce the release of his line of holiday stationery, including greeting cards, thank you notes and compleme...
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Spinal Cord Injuries Throw Body Clocks Off Schedule, New Study Shows

In the hours and days following a spinal cord injury, the gears that control the body’s internal clocks fall profoundly out of sync, impacting body temperature, hormone fluct...
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Multi-Million Grant From The Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation Will Fund National Implementation Of Johns Hopkins School Of Nursing’s Aging-in-Place Program

The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) will receive the largest grant ever given by the Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation to a single nurse-driven innovation, marking JHSON’...
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3-D Printing Offers Helping Hand To Patients With Arthritis

Adaptive aids are expensive. Additive manufacturing, using low-cost 3-D printers, can save upwards of 94% for simple household items. The Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
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Stress From Using Electronic Health Records Is Linked To Physician Burnout

Common causes of EHR-related stress include too little time for documentation, time spent at home managing records and EHR user interfaces that are not intuitive to the physic...
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Violinist Plays Again Thanks To Spinal Cord Stimulation

Alventena Cobb of Conway is a professional musician. She’s played the violin for more than 30 years and has instructed many students. Cobb uses her instrument as a method of e...
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Brooks Rehabilitation Home Health Adopts MetTel Telehealth To Enhance Patient Care Patient Monitoring

Brooks Rehabilitation Home Health has selected MetTel's telehealth solution for IoT-connected Remote Patient Monitoring powered by Health Recovery Solutions (HRS), to reduce r...
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More Than Medical Supplies: How Baptist Health Transformed Supply Chain Strategy To Enhance Patient Care

When Baptist Health signed a five-year prime vendor distribution agreement with Medline in 2014, Kentucky's largest not-for-profit health system expected a significant return ...
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Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy Designates University Of Virginia Children's Hospital As A Certified Duchenne Care Center

Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD), a nonprofit organization leading the fight to end Duchenne muscular dystrophy (Duchenne), named University of Virginia Children's Hos...
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NYU Langone Health Performs Its Second Face Transplant

This past January 2018, a surgical team from NYU Langone Health performed its second face transplant, replacing much of the upper, mid, and lower face and jaws of a 26-year-ol...
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