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Hip Pain and Mobility Deficits—Hip Osteoarthritis: Revision 2017 (CPG+)

May 31, 2017 / CPG

Recommendations for examination and diagnostic classification based on body functions and structures, activity limitations, participation restrictions, prognosis, interventions and assessment of outcome.

VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline for Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain

Aug 31, 2017 / CPG

This guideline provides recommendations related to the management of patients with low back pain.

New APTA-Supported CPG Looks at Best Ways to Improve Walking Speed, Distance for Individuals After Stroke, Brain Injury, and Incomplete SCI

Jan 7, 2020 / Review

Aerobic walking training and virtual reality treadmill training are the interventions most strongly tied to improvements.

Pelvic Girdle Pain in the Antepartum Population: Physical Therapy Clinical Practice Guidelines Linked to the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (CPG+)

Apr 30, 2017 / CPG

Recommendations for clinical reasoning processes in the examination and intervention of females with prenatal pelvic girdle pain.

Ankle Stability and Movement Coordination Impairments: Ankle Ligament Sprains: Clinical Practice Guidelines Linked to the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (CPG+)

Aug 31, 2013 / CPG

These guidelines present recommendations related to risk factor recognition, diagnosis, and management of acute lateral ankle sprain and/or ankle instability in adolescents and adults.

Vestibular Rehabilitation for Peripheral Vestibular Hypofunction: An Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG+)

Feb 29, 2016 / CPG

Guidelines on how to optimize rehabilitation outcomes for persons with peripheral vestibular hypofunction undergoing vestibular rehabilitation.

Knee Pain and Mobility Impairments: Meniscal and Articular Cartilage Lesions, Revision 2018: Clinical Guidelines Linked to the ICF (CPG+)

Jan 31, 2018 / CPG

This guideline provides recommendations related to the examination and treatment of patients with meniscal and articular cartilage lesions.

A Core Set of Outcome Measures for Adults with Neurologic Conditions Undergoing Rehabilitation (CPG+)

Jun 30, 2018 / CPG

This guideline provides a recommended core set of 6 outcome measures for adult patients with neurologic conditions.

Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Update: Practice Guidelines for Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Rehabilitation based on a Systematic Review and Multidisciplinary Consensus (CPG+)

Nov 30, 2016 / CPG

Evidence-based guidelines for rehabilitation after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction and includes assessing readiness to return to play and risk of re-injury.

Clinical Practice Guideline Development

Jun 5, 2020 /

APTA supports the development of CPGs to reduce unwarranted variation in care and improve the value of care.