Kim Radcliffe, PT, MHA, has been promoted to president of Align Networks, a One Call Care Management business unit and provider of workers’ compensation physical medicine programs, according to a recent news release.
Scientists at the New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Institute reportedly generated induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells lines from skin samples of patients with primary progressive multiple sclerosis (MS) and developed a protocol to induce the stem cells into becoming oligodendrocytes.
Casa Colina Centers for Rehabilitation recently welcomed board certified physiatrists from the Rehabilitation Associates Medical Group to the Casa Colina healthcare team at its 20-acre hospital and rehabilitation campus in Pomona, Calif.
BraunAbility has announced that it will build its final Paratransit commercial vehicle in October and it also recently honored the life of the vehicle line, which produced mobility-equipped full-size vans for commercial use, with a celebration.
A recent news release issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that according to the first data summary released by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, about 4 in 100,000 individuals live with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) in the US.
UCI Reeve-Irvine researchers report that a therapy blend of salmon fibrin injections into the spinal cord and injections of a gene inhibitor into the brain, restored voluntary motor function impaired by spinal cord injury (SCI) during a study on rodents.
Cleveland Clinic researchers report that microglia can help synchronize brain firing, protecting the brain from traumatic brain injury (TBI) and may also slow the progression of neurodegenerative diseases.
The Helen Hayes Hospital Classic 10k Race & Fun Run, an event to provide runners and wheelchair racers the opportunity to compete, is scheduled to be held October 5 after a 17-year hiatus.
Agility Health Inc has entered into a letter of intent to acquire 100% of an undisclosed target company, reported to be a leading provider of contract physical rehabilitation services in the US.
The blood biomarkers serum albumin and creatinine may be linked to survival in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), researchers say.