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Are Doctors Ordering Too Many Imaging Tests for Low Back Pain?

Readers Digest Magazine reported August 17, 2011 on four over-prescribed treatments and tests. The first listed was imaging for lower-back pain. […]

Physical Therapists Support Patient Access to Much-needed Rehabilitative Care

Senators Jon Tester (D-MT) and Roger Wicker (R-MS) spoke before some 1,000 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and students of physical therapy on Capitol Hill June 9, 2011. The rally was in support of legislation to increase patient access to rehabilitative care. […]

MRIs, CT scans, X-rays Do Not Improve Back Pain Outcomes

The American College of Physicians (ACP) has found strong evidence that routine imaging for low back pain with X-ray or advanced imaging methods such as CT scan or MRI does not improve the health of patients. […]

Joint Replacement and Stem Cells

A pioneering study in animals, published in The Lancet, has shown that failing joints can be replaced with a joint grown naturally using the host’s own stem cells. […]