American Physical Therapy Association


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American Physical Therapy Association

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APTA

The national professional association that establishes and promotes standards of practice for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants.
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Disability and Health front the Orthopaedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association.
Hayner is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, the section on orthopedics, and the Washington State Physical Therapy Association.
To find a suitable physical therapist, contact the Orthopedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association, (800) 444-3982, for their list of specialists in the performing arts (the list cost is $2).
Speaking for the American Physical Therapy Association, James Ball said the caps disproportionately hurt the sickest and most vulnerable residents, those suffering from stroke, coronary disease, osteoarthritis, Parkinson's disease, pneumonia, cancer, and amputation.
Besides viewing the cap with alarm, Larry Fronheiser, PT, president of both the National Association of Rehabilitation Agencies (NARA) and of the private practice section of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), offered suggestions for coping with this restrictive - potentially over-restrictive?
With the onset of cooler weather, many fitness buffs can anticipate back injuries as they head indoors to exercise, unless they warm up to safe exercise technique, says the American Physical Therapy Association.
The American Physical Therapy Association of New Jersey (APTANJ) is preparing an army of physical therapists to help 2,500 triathletes complete the first Ironman U.
Campbell is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the McKenzie Institute USA where she is also an Associate Faculty member.
The American Physical Therapy Association reports that at any given time, close to 25% of people in the United States report some form of low back pain within the past 3 months.
with permission of the American Physical Therapy Association.
The American Physical Therapy Association is offering a new free booklet, ``What You Need to Know about Arthritis: A Physical Therapist's Perspective,'' which explains how physical activity is possible even when a person feels too stiff or sore to contemplate exercise.
Grassley's legislation would help beneficiaries who need multiple episodes of care in a given year, a concept supported by the American Physical Therapy Association.

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