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May 15, 2020 / CPGs
Members can access relevant clinical practice guidelines to assist in clinical decision making.
Dec 11, 2018 / News
If you have insight, or simply an interest, in best practice for improving locomotor function after chronic stroke, incomplete spinal cord injury, or brain injury, the clinical practice guideline (CPG) team overseeing a new CPG on that topic wants to hear from you. A draft of the CPG is available for
May 01, 2018 / CPG
This guideline provides recommendations related to management of patients with mid-portion achilles tendonopathy revision.
Jun 06, 2020 /
Review CPGs that are currently being developed by APTA and its sections and academies.
Dec 18, 2019 / News
APTA is developing a new clinical practice guideline (CPG) on total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and your help is needed. The CPG is now in the public review phase of its development, and APTA is asking for public comment. But hurry—deadline for comments is January 3, 2020. Funded entirely by APTA, the draft
Dec 01, 2013 / CPG
This guideline provides recommendations for identification and referral, physical therapy examination, intervention, and discharge and follow-up for infants with congenital muscular torticollis.
Jun 01, 2014 / CPG
The purpose of these clinical practice guidelines is to describe the peer-reviewed literature and make recommendations related to nonarthritic hip joint pain.
Nov 01, 2014 / CPG
This guideline from the Orthopaedic Section of APTA makes recommendation for the physical therapist management of non-arthritic heel pain.
Jun 01, 2017 / CPG
Recommendations for examination and diagnostic classification based on body functions and structures, activity limitations, participation restrictions, prognosis, interventions and assessment of outcome.
Feb 19, 2019 / Review
Advice on surgery for shoulder pain can be boiled down to three words: don't do it.
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Oct 05, 2018 / Clinical Review
Wiemer H, Richman SSubjects: Alternative and Augmentative Communication; Communicative Disorders; Cues; Feeding Methods; Music Therapy; Occupational Therapy; Parents; Rett Syndrome; Sensory Motor Integration; Speech and Language Assessment; Speech Therapy; Treatment Outcomes; Child; Education, Continuing (Credit)
Kanapathy N, Wiemer H, Richman SSubjects: Rehabilitation, Speech and Language; Speech and Language Assessment; Speech Disorders; Speech Therapy; Stroke; Treatment Outcomes; Education, Continuing (Credit)
May 25, 2018 / Clinical Review
Dressendorfer R, Palmer E, Richman SSubjects: Aquatic Exercises; Functional Training; Patient Education; Rett Syndrome; Therapeutic Exercise; Treadmills; Treatment Outcomes