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Feb 12, 2019

PTs and PTAs working in long-term care continue to experience musculoskeletal disorders linked to patient handling incidents,


Guidelines for Patient Lifts

Jul 1, 2018

From the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, a list of best practices that can help mitigate the risks associated with patient lifts.


PTJ: Safe Patient Handling Perceptions and Practices

May 1, 2014

The purpose of this study was to describe the patient handling practices of acute care physical therapists and their perceptions regarding SPH.