Rehab Management’s new podcast reviews the buzz surrounding products and technologies showcased by three software manufacturers at the recent APTA Private Practice Show in Colorado Springs. In just 10 minutes get up to speed about the latest developments in software for the physical therapy clinic.
Mobility users looking for lift equipment that will better match their homes now have five new colors of inclined platform lifts available from Lewisbury, Pa-headquartered Butler Mobility Products.
Those who use and advocate for advanced physical rehabilitation technologies got a boost recently when a powerhouse panel of rehab industry experts met to discuss how to demonstrate the value of emerging neurorehabilitation technologies.
A reference work that has helped clinicians understand the nuts and bolts of joint mobilization has been updated and includes accompanying video reference assets.
Bolingbrook, Ill-based Advantage Medical recently announced it will add the Richmar LidoFlex Pain Relief patch to its product lineup once the patch launches in the fourth quarter of this year.
The R-net multi-module control system made by Curtiss-Wright for rehab-type power chairs is set to expand its functionality with the launch of Bluetooth Module for iDevices, a Bluetooth-based communications module designed to enable wheelchair users to control their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch using any of PG Drives Technology’s R-net Input Devices.
Firefly, based in Lisburn, Northern Ireland, has rolled out the Playpak, a product for therapeutic use that is designed to be fun and can be used in the home or while traveling. Playpak is contained in a lightweight bag that can be unzipped to reveal a colorful floor mat, rolls, wedges, and supports that stick together in a wide variety of configurations.
Phoenix-based electronic medical record software manufacturer WebPT announces it has acquired WebOutcomes, described as an online outcomes tracking tool that aims to allow physical and occupation therapists to enhance patient care and objectively demonstrate their clinical performance to insurance carriers and referral sources.
New York-based Thieme Publishers offers a new book that could help clinicians expand their understanding of ultrasound, and its therapeutic applications.
Biodex Medical Systems Inc has joined with Concussion Health to create a partnership in which education and balance assessment are used to follow best practices in the management of concussion.