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Special Budget Should be Allocated to Physical Therapy Sevices in Hospitals : PPTA

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Pakistan Physical Therapy Association Chairman Dr. Ashfaq Ahmad along with Federal General Secretary Dr.Aamir Saeed and President PPTA Punjab Dr. Shazia spoke about the importance of inclusion of physical therapists in the hospital healthcare system. [...]

Chairman PPTA Congratulates the Winning Panel in KPK

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KPK Zindabad! Pakistan Paindabad 🙂 Alhamdulillah: As per our committment, our 2nd task has been completed in the form of well organized and fair election at KPk. Dr. Abid Minhas sb, you have done wonderful [...]

Cabinet Division Approves Pakistan Physical Therapy Council Draft

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Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi chaired a meeting of the Federal Cabinet at PM Office in Islamabad today. The Cabinet accorded in-principle approval for establishment of Pakistan Physical Therapy Council and Pakistan Allied Health [...]

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CDC: Physical Therapy, Other Non-Drug, Non-Opioid Approaches Should be First-Line Treatment for Chronic Pain

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In its final version of guidelines for prescribing opioids for chronic pain, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) minces no words about the importance of physical therapy and other nondrug/nonopioid approaches, and delivers [...]

Mind-controlled prosthetic arm moves individual fingers

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Physicians and biomedical engineers from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, report what they believe is the first successful effort to wiggle fingers individually and independently of each other using a mind-controlled artificial arm [...]