Ep 138 Spinal Tap News Chaser – Dec 6, 2016 – PT News, Pint-Sized

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 21st Century Cures Act (1:02)

NPR: Legislation That Would Shape FDA And NIH Triggers Lobbying Frenzy

Kaiser Health News: Grab Bag Of Goodies In 21st Century Cures Act

Contact your legislators:

Find your Senators

Find your Representatives

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APTA HAPPENINGS (2:25)

APTA: 2017 Slate of Candidates for APTA Board of Directors

CA SSIG Gets Approval: Petitiontkr

ACROSS HEALTHCARE (3:27)

Times Daily: Breast cancer patients use horses for therapy

New York Times: Exercise Program After Knee Replacement Need Not Be Intensive

  • Citation: Fransen, M., Nairn, L., Bridgett, L., Crosbie, J., March, L., Parker, M. B. B. S., … & Harmer, A. R. (2016). Post‐acute rehabilitation after total knee replacement: A multicentre randomized clinical trial comparing long‐term outcomes. Arthritis Care & Research.

AMA takes a stance on presidential nomination:

LEGISLATION (6:37)

Observer-Dispatch: Griffo disappointed with physical therapy vetokid-pt

Texas moves forward with budget cuts to kids PT

RESEARCH (7:50)

mHealth Intelligence: Can Telehealth Make Physical Therapy More Effective?

PT in Motion: Study: Research Indicates PT-Delivered CB Interventions Work for LBP – But Can They be Translated to Practice?

BUZZWORD: CPT CODING (9:20)

APTA: CPT Coding

WHAT THE HELL THEATRE (9:52)

CREDITS

This episode brought to you by your host Jimmy McKay, recent Marymount University Alum, and your executive producer Rachel Jermann, SPT from University of Wisconsin. Episode made possible with contributions from Ian MacMurdie, SPT from MGH Institute of Health Professions and Molly Maine, SPT from University of Hartford

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