Brace for It!

Brace for It!

A therapist guides an athlete wearing a Levitation Knee Brace through a therapy session after knee injury. The brace features customizable force-output that can be tailored according to the user’s requirements. By Rachel Doucet, MSc PT, BSc KINE, and Amy Wallace...

Hudson Aquatic Systems Offers CET CryoSpas to US Market

The ice bath therapy provided by CET CryoSpas is now available for purchase in the United States, via a partnership between its Ireland-headquartered manufacturer and Hudson Aquatic Systems LLC. “By offering CET CryoSpas ice bath products, Hudson is able to target...

Why You Hurt System Goes Digital

Each purchase of the Why You Hurt: Therapeutic Neuroscience Education System by Adriaan Louw, and offered by OPTP, now comes with a digital version. According to the Minneapolis-based company, within each purchase of the printed version is an insert instructing users...
Cash Is King

Cash Is King

Shane Smith, PT, DPT, utilizes the Valedo Shape from Hocoma, Norwell, Mass, to capture a 3D image of the spine. This non-radiation method of measuring the components of the spine has helped provide PhysioNetics, Naples, Fla, a competitive differentiation in the...
Recovery Ahead of the Curve

Recovery Ahead of the Curve

Andrew Hadrich, PT, DPT, guides a client through strengthening exercises using a Lojer cable column system. Among the accessories included with the system are benches, handles, straps, and bars that allow the cable columns to be used for every joint of the body. By...
Preventing Falls: Treatment and Technology

Preventing Falls: Treatment and Technology

A patient status post left hip hemi-arthroplasty practices the “Ball Toss” game on the Biodex Balance System under the supervision of her therapist, Leigh E. Whitton, PT, DPT. By Leigh E. Whitton, PT, DPT Falls are the number one cause of injuries, fatal and...