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Nonfatal injuries in the U.S. cost over $1.8 trillion in 2013

Nonfatal injuries in the U.S. cost over $1.8 trillion in 2013

Health insurers have inconsistent policy terms for non-drug pain treatments, study finds

Health insurers have inconsistent policy terms for non-drug pain treatments, study finds

Physical therapy can effectively treat infants with congenital muscular torticollis

Physical therapy can effectively treat infants with congenital muscular torticollis

Specific details of PT interventions may be key determinants of knee replacement patient’s outcome

Specific details of PT interventions may be key determinants of knee replacement patient’s outcome

Patients report troubling health issues even up to two years after arthroscopic hip surgery

Patients report troubling health issues even up to two years after arthroscopic hip surgery

Taken for a ride: After ATV crash, doctor gets $56,603 bill for air ambulance trip

Taken for a ride: After ATV crash, doctor gets $56,603 bill for air ambulance trip

Hope for paraplegics in the horizon

Hope for paraplegics in the horizon

Medrisk provides telerehabilitation for injured workers in hurricane affected areas

Medrisk provides telerehabilitation for injured workers in hurricane affected areas

Paralyzed man regains his ability to stand, walk with spinal cord stimulation and physical therapy

Paralyzed man regains his ability to stand, walk with spinal cord stimulation and physical therapy

More doctor visits can lower risk of suicide attempts in fibromyalgia patients

More doctor visits can lower risk of suicide attempts in fibromyalgia patients

Home-based video game exercises can reduce chronic low back pain in older people, study finds

Home-based video game exercises can reduce chronic low back pain in older people, study finds

Human brains may be wired to prefer lying on the couch, suggests research

Human brains may be wired to prefer lying on the couch, suggests research

Outcome of ACL reconstruction related to the way you move post-surgery

Outcome of ACL reconstruction related to the way you move post-surgery

Study: Poor older Americans most likely to rely on prescription opioids

Study: Poor older Americans most likely to rely on prescription opioids

Mechanically ventilated patients treated with vasopressor may develop ICU-related weakness

Mechanically ventilated patients treated with vasopressor may develop ICU-related weakness

New legislation to provide licensure clarity for sports medicine professionals passes the U.S. Senate

New legislation to provide licensure clarity for sports medicine professionals passes the U.S. Senate

Doctor with Guillain Barré syndrome recovers back to normal life

Doctor with Guillain Barré syndrome recovers back to normal life

UNLV signs agreement with Desert Radiology to boost business and research opportunities

UNLV signs agreement with Desert Radiology to boost business and research opportunities

NYU Langone Hospital–Brooklyn offers advanced robot-assisted surgery to treat complex hernias

NYU Langone Hospital–Brooklyn offers advanced robot-assisted surgery to treat complex hernias

Amphetamine regimen does not improve post-stroke motor recovery

Amphetamine regimen does not improve post-stroke motor recovery