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Advocates for Individuals with Disabilities (AID), which opened its doors in January 2016, aims to serve the disabled community across the country by being a voice for them as well as to provide resources for individuals in need.
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Medica Fair Asia 2016 is set to take place August 31 to September 2 at the Sands Expo & Convention Center, Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.
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A new report from Data Bridge Market Research delves deep into the global internal neuromodulation devices market.
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Toyota Motor North America has entered an agreement with DEKA Research and Development to help DEKA continue its development and launch of the next generation iBOT motorized wheelchair.
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Recently published guidelines recommend robot-assisted gait training and virtual reality to aid stroke rehabilitation and recovery.
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A phone survey of hip fracture patients suggests the possibility of mismanagement and misinformation among patients and physicians regarding osteoporosis.
The Philadelphia Hand Center (PHC) announces that shoulder and elbow specialist Kenneth A. Kearns, MD, has joined its staff of orthopaedic physicians of the hand, wrist, arm, elbow, and shoulder.
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Applications are now being accepted for the newly launched Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) residency program at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital.
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In collaboration with Liaison, the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) offers a centralized application service (CAS) for graduate degree programs focusing on occupational therapy assistants.
Sean M. McNally--Raleigh Orthopaedic Clinic’s new executive director--succeeds Karl F. Stein, who is retiring after 15 years of service.
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Via an exclusive partnership with BraunAbility, Costco is now offering special pricing on wheelchair-accessible vehicles as well as discounts on adaptive equipment and mobility component parts and service.
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Oakland, Calif-based Physical Therapy Innovations (PTI) reports that, after upgrading its analytics and services solution to the Total INSIGHT system from Clinicient, it has seen a $50K revenue increase over the course of the year.
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Updates to the 2017 version of Mobility Ventures’ MV-1 vehicle include a power liftgate, LED headlamps, and an improved user interface for the touch screen radio.
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The use of virtual reality as a rehabilitation aid after experiencing a stroke may have some effect on the patient's arm function and activities of daily living.
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Many segments of the robotics market—including handicap assistance robots—could see an increase in revenue from 2016 to 2020, according to a market report from Technavio.
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Colorado, Minnesota, and Pennsylvania rate as the top three states for people with disabilities for 2016, according to data compiled on Rankings.com, a site devoted to providing product and resource rankings.
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A new report from Research and Markets analyzes the wheelchair medical equipment market from 2006 to current.
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Power wheelchair provider Quantum Rehab announces its continued support of The ALS Association as a premier-level national partner.
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“Neuro-laser” treatment, or near-infrared light therapy (NILT), may be a possible new therapy to help spur the brain to repair itself after a TBI.
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Called the ALS Disability Insurance Access Act, the newly introduced bill aims to waive the 5-month waiting period for patients with ALS to receive Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits.