Hanger Inc’s Board of Directors recently elected Asif Ahmad as a director.
A news release from the Association for the Advancement of Wound Care (AAWC) announces that AAWC partnered with the European Wound Management Association (EWMA) and the Australian Wound Management Association (AWMA) in an effort to develop a guidance document titled “Managing Wounds as a Team.”
A recent study targets a specific gene’s role in nerve conduction velocity and its potential role in multiple sclerosis (MS).
The ALS Association reports that it has surpassed a total of $10 million in “Ice Bucket” donations.
Three new members have been added to the Amputee Coalition’s Scientific & Medical Advisory Committee (SciMAC).
The department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) recently recognized Invacare Corporation as a National Host Sponsor for the 34th National Veterans Wheelchair Games, which began August 12 and will continue through August 17 in Philadelphia.
Craig Hospital, Englewood, Colo, has announced in a recent news release that Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen is scheduled to be discharged August 14.
The American Occupational Therapy Association’s (AOTA) annual “Hill Day” is slated for September 15; potential attendees are invited to join occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and occupational therapy students from across the nation in Washington, DC, to advocate for the profession and communicate the value of occupational therapy.
Evidence in Motion (EIM) announces its partnership with Active Life & Sports; Active Life & Sports to serve as a training location for EIM’s educational programs.
In a recent news release, researchers state that they have achieved a conclusive, noninvasive measurement of neural signaling in the spinal cord of healthy human volunteers; the technique may reportedly help pave the way to assisting patients in recovering from SCIs and other disorders impacting spinal cord function, such as MS.