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APTA Cosponsored Study: Direct Access to Physical Therapy for LBP Saves Mon...

Nov 08, 2019

Does unrestricted direct access to a physical therapist (PT) make a difference compared with "provisional" direct access systems?

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APTA Co-Sponsored Study: Seeing a PT First for LBP Lowers Odds of Early and...

Sep 25, 2019

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Systematic Review: LBP Studies Make the Case for Early Physical Therapy

Jan 30, 2019

A picture of the value of early physical therapy for LBP is emerging—and the results are encouraging.