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Review

Study: Pre- and Post-TKR Physical Therapy Lowers Odds of Long-Term Opioid Use

Nov 5, 2021

A large-scale study found that the lowered odds are especially significant for "opioid-experienced" patients.

Review

Study: Early Therapy LBP Gains Partly Fueled by Changes in Attitudes About Pain

Oct 25, 2021

Researchers believe that PTs help to dial back acute LBP patients' catastrophizing thoughts, which may reduce disability and pain.

Perspective

Five Ways Physical Therapists Can Make an Impact on the Opioid Crisis

Oct 14, 2021

Five ways that PTs can help patients and clients who are taking opioids, or who are at risk for or already have OUD.