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Physical Therapy Dosing: Frequency and Type of Intervention in Pediatric Postacute Hospital Care

PHYSICAL THERAPY DOSING: FREQUENCY AND TYPE OF INTERVENTION IN PEDIATRIC POSTACUTE HOSPITAL CARE

Purpose: To examine differences in physical therapy dosing frequency recommendations based on children's characteristics and to describe...

Essential Competencies in Entry-Level Pediatric Physical Therapy Education

ESSENTIAL COMPETENCIES IN ENTRY-LEVEL PEDIATRIC PHYSICAL THERAPY EDUCATION

Background: The Section on Pediatrics convened an Education Summit in July 2012 to examine, discuss, and respond to documented inconsistencies...

 
 
 
Presurgical Targeted Therapy can Delay Recurrence of High-risk Stage 3 Melanoma

PRESURGICAL TARGETED THERAPY CAN DELAY RECURRENCE OF HIGH-RISK STAGE 3 MELANOMA

A presurgical treatment for melanoma using targeting therapies can delay the rate of relapse and progression of stage 3 metastatic...

Functional Movement, Strength, and Intervention for an Adolescent With Cerebral Palsy

FUNCTIONAL MOVEMENT, STRENGTH, AND INTERVENTION FOR AN ADOLESCENT WITH CEREBRAL PALSY

Background and Purpose: This case report describes the examination, intervention, and outcome of a 3-month episode of physical therapy...

 
 
 
Physical Therapy-Related Child Outcomes in School: An Example of Practice-Based Evidence Methodology

PHYSICAL THERAPY-RELATED CHILD OUTCOMES IN SCHOOL: AN EXAMPLE OF PRACTICE-BASED EVIDENCE METHODOLOGY

Purpose: To describe the use of practice-based evidence research methodology in a prospective, multisite observational study to investigate...

“Masters of Wellness” Join Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong with Launch of new spa series

“MASTERS OF WELLNESS” JOIN FOUR SEASONS HOTEL HONG KONG WITH LAUNCH OF NEW SPA SERIES

From monthly guided full moon meditations to unique healing therapies, the Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong has always led the way...

 
 
 
Steratore will lead 7-person officiating crew for Super Bowl

STERATORE WILL LEAD 7-PERSON OFFICIATING CREW FOR SUPER BOWL

NEW YORK - Referee Gene Steratore will lead the seven-person crew of on-field game officials working the Super Bowl at U.S. Bank Stadium...

Physical Therapy Management of Congenital Muscular Torticollis: An Evidence-Based Clinical Practice GuidelineFROM THE SECTION ON PEDIATRICS OF THE AMERICAN PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION

PHYSICAL THERAPY MANAGEMENT OF CONGENITAL MUSCULAR TORTICOLLIS: AN EVIDENCE-BASED CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINEFROM THE SECTION ON PEDIATRICS OF THE AMERICAN PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION

Background: Congenital muscular torticollis is an idiopathic postural deformity evident shortly after birth, typically characterized...

 
 
 
A New Gene HSD17B4 Might Just be Enough to Ward Off Prostate Cancer

A NEW GENE HSD17B4 MIGHT JUST BE ENOUGH TO WARD OFF PROSTATE CANCER

New research finds a new gene variant - HSD17B4 linked to advanced prostate cancer.

Rescue Dog With Separation Anxiety Gets Her Very Own “Therapy Kitten”

RESCUE DOG WITH SEPARATION ANXIETY GETS HER VERY OWN “THERAPY KITTEN”

In the Spring of 2014, a college student living in Miami walked into a shelter to see a scared, skinny dog with a serious skin condition. For...

 
 
 
Wet Paws Club June 2017

WET PAWS CLUB JUNE 2017

Here are the June 2017 members of the Wet Paws Club! Bruno Phoenix Congratulations to Bruno and Phoenix! The Wet Paws Club is for pets...

PHERECYDES RAISES CASH TO TRIAL ANTI-INFECTIVE PHAGE THERAPIES

Pherecydes has raised money to take bacteriophage-based anti-infectives into clinical trials. The €8.7 million series B will support...

 
 
 

CO-EXPRESSION OF ORFCMA WITH PHB DEPOLYMERASE IN ESCHERICHIA COLI INDUCES EFFICIENT WHOLE-CELL BIODEGRADATION OF POLYESTERS

Whole-cell degradation of polyesters not only avoids the tedious process of enzyme separation, but also allows the degraded product...

Changes in Fat Metabolism may Initiate Metastasis in Prostate Cancer

CHANGES IN FAT METABOLISM MAY INITIATE METASTASIS IN PROSTATE CANCER

Metastasis of prostate cancer may now be initiated by changes in fat metabolism. The interplay between the genes and environment of...

 
 
 
Genes that aid Spinal Cord Repair in Fish also Found in Humans

GENES THAT AID SPINAL CORD REPAIR IN FISH ALSO FOUND IN HUMANS

Genes that aid in the natural repair of injured spinal cord in the lamprey fish also active in the repair of the peripheral nervous...

FAST-TRACKING T-CELL THERAPIES WITH IMMUNE-MIMICKING BIOMATERIALS

Researchers have developed a material-based T-cell-expansion method using APC-mimetic biomaterial scaffolds, which helps achieve greater...

 
 
 

NEW DYNAMIC STATISTICAL MODEL FOLLOWS GENE EXPRESSIONS OVER TIME

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have developed a new dynamic statistical model to visualize changing patterns in networks,...

Surfers Have Antibiotic Resistant E. Coli in Their Guts

SURFERS HAVE ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANT E. COLI IN THEIR GUTS

Regular surfers are four times as likely to harbour bacteria that contain mobile genes that make bacteria resistant to the antibiotic.

 
 
 
When A Single Reference is Not Enough

WHEN A SINGLE REFERENCE IS NOT ENOUGH

Maize is amazingly diverse. A study comparing genome segments from two inbred lines, for instance, revealed that half of the sequence...

Altering A Species: Darwin's Shopping List

ALTERING A SPECIES: DARWIN'S SHOPPING LIST

Few scientific discoveries have caused as much excitement as that of editing our genes; yet we owe some of the most stunning wonders...