Patients who undergo more focused, enhanced milestone-based rehabilitation after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) surgery experience better outcomes in the long run at a lower cost to the healthcare system, researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City suggest.
Chronic pain expert Cindy Perlin, in her new book The Truth About Chronic Pain Treatments: The Best and Worst Strategies for Becoming Pain Free, suggests that costly chronic pain treatment has been misdirected and may have made the problem worse.
SyncThink announces the receipt of its 12th patent for its EYE-SYNC technology. US patent 14/530,598 allows SyncThing to use system and methods for creating and changing dynamic content based on eye gaze analysis.
Emerging trends point toward combining traditional treatments with new, noninvasive technologies for successful pain management and restoration of function. A feature for Physical Therapy Products by Rushi Shahiwala, PT.
Abby Paterson, PhD, of Loughborough University, has developed a computer software concept that will enable clinicians with no experience in Computer Aided Design (CAD) to design and create custom-made 3D printed wrist splints for patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).