New England Rehabilitation Hospital (NERH), Woburn, Mass, scored in the top 5% of all rehabilitation hospitals in the United States, according to a major customer satisfaction survey.
The new 1C60 Triton prosthetic foot, from Otto Bock HealthCare, Minneapolis, can aid those with lower limb loss. Developed with input from amputees, the Triton is suitable for everyday use, and an active lifestyle.
A recent Phase II clinical trial of a wound healing stem cell gel found that the product promoted healing in 73% of patients with diabetic foot ulcers, compared to 46% treated with a placebo.
A study recently published in Rehabilitation Psychology found that if traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients feel close to a higher power, it can help them rehabilitate.
Asbury, Inc has announced its expansion and renovation of the Asbury Place, John City, Tenn, a community specializing in short-term skilled care, rehabilitation, and long-term care.
The eHAB telehealth system, a virtual rehabilitation clinic developed by University of Queensland researchers, is helping treat patients in remote and regional areas of Australia.
Cardiff University scientists have been examining the potential benefits of frankincense to help relieve and alleviate symptoms of arthritis.
The National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) released a statement on “Safe Weight Loss and Maintenance Practices in Sport and Exercise” at the 62nd Annual Meeting & Clinical Symposia.
A new iPhone app may enable Parkinson’s patients and those with certain neurological conditions to use the devices to collect data on hand and arm tremors and relay the results to medical personnel.
Northwest Hospital, Randallstown, Md, has earned a Silver Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association.