Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare, headquartered in Port Washington, NY, adds an improved Quad Cane Tip to its mobility accessories product line.
THe APTA is distributing materials to help PTs spread the word about falls prevention.Read More
Among people ages 55 and older, 129,015 were treated for head injuries related to flooring. And in that same age demographic, there were 22,347 head injuries attributed to wheelchairs and 16,075 attributed to canes, crutches, and walkers.Read More
The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), Alexandria, Va, is urging elderly adults who use canes and walkers as walking aids to be properly assessed and fitted by a physical therapist to avoid fall-related injuries. This advice comes in resRead More
Scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have proposed a sweeping new theory of autism that suggests that the brains of people with autism are structurally normal but dysregulated, meaning symptoms of the disorder might be reversible.Read More