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May 15, 2020/CPGs
Members can access relevant clinical practice guidelines to assist in clinical decision making.
Jul 29, 2020
Appraisal ratings for clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) posted on PTNow are generated by 2 or more physical therapists trained in using the Appraisal of Guidelines for Research and Evaluation II (AGREE II).
Jul 1, 2021/News
The draft CPG, rooted in a review of current research, addresses a wide range of topics.
May 1, 2018/CPG
This guideline provides recommendations related to management of patients with mid-portion achilles tendonopathy revision.
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
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
Nov 1, 2014/CPG
This guideline from the Orthopaedic Section of APTA makes recommendation for the physical therapist management of non-arthritic heel pain.
Jun 1, 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.
May 1, 2017/CPG
Recommendations for clinical reasoning processes in the examination and intervention of females with prenatal pelvic girdle pain.
Sep 16, 2019/CPG
This guideline provides recommendations related to the management of patients with low back pain.