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What does APTA stand for?

APTA stands for American Physical Therapy Association

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According to the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), care provided by a physical therapist assistant may include teaching patients exercises for mobility, strength and coordination; training for activities such as walking with crutches, canes, or walkers; massage; and the use of physical agents and electrotherapy like ultrasound and electrical stimulation.
March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) joined with more than forty patient advocacy groups and health care organizations today to thank Congress for temporarily reinstating the therapy cap exceptions process and urge for a long-term solution to ensure that Medicare beneficiaries can continue receiving necessary rehabilitative services.
In November 2007, the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Board of Directors for Component Documents approved the Section on Clinical Electrophysiology and Wound Management (SCEWM) Guide for Integumentary/Wound Management Content in Professional Physical Therapist Education.
Often with contract services, different therapists come at different times, which can prevent a therapeutic relationship from developing, Tai Chi, yoga, exercise equipment As an independent consultant, Jennifer Bottomley, president of the geriatric section of the American Physical Therapy Association, visits nursing homes and assisted living facilities to evaluate the functional level of the residents, the available space, and the availability of physical and occupational therapists.
com's Unison Cypress[TM] is currently the only rehabilitation workflow product endorsed by the American Physical Therapy Association.
To find out about undergraduate programs, contact the American Physical Therapy Association for information on advanced training in your area, at (800) 999-2782.