Physical Medicine and Rehabiliation News
Expert says think twice before skipping physical therapy Jul 18, 2017 Melanie McNeal says skipping physical therapy recommendations could make your injury worse.
Don’t be hard-headed about concussion recovery Sep 7, 2016 Pushing the brain too quickly after a concussion can potentially delay healing, said Dr. Craig DiTommaso, assistant professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation.
Guided procedures ensure accuracy of therapeutic injections Jun 23, 2016 Baylor expert encourages those seeking therapeutic injections, to be sure to seek a physician who is trained in image-guided procedures to deliver the medication accurately.
More clinics moving to new building on McNair Campus Jan 14, 2015 The phased move-in of the Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center at the McNair Campus continues next week, when several clinics will open on the ninth floor.
Occupational therapist receives highest honor in the profession Dec 1, 2014 The American Occupational Therapy Association select Baylor Professor and Occupational Therapist Susan L. Garber to receive the Eleanor Clark Slagle Lectureship Award.
Concussion recovery varies by individual Dec 9, 2013 Right therapies paired with healing without reinjury are key to recovering from a concussion, according to Baylor expert.
McDeavitt selected to lead physical medicine and rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine Sep 27, 2013 Dr. James McDeavitt, a recognized leader in educational, research and clinical programs, has been named chair of the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at Baylor College of Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine ACE grants awarded May 16, 2013 Find out which Baylor College of Medicine medical residents and fellows have been awarded the Advancing Clinical Excellence in Health Care Delivery System Trainee Grants to support their work toward improving the safety and quality of patient care.
BCM ranked 17th nationally in NIH funding Nov 28, 2012 College top in Texas among the 139 medical schools for FY 2012 NIH funding.
Grant to study virtual weight management program for women with mobility impairments Nov 8, 2012 Program will focus on diet, nutrition, barriers women with mobility impairments face when preparing food.
Ultrasound technology simplifies treatment for musculoskeletal troubles Jul 27, 2012 The technology allows patients see how tissues respond as the patient moves, something you cannot get with a stationary MRI.
Pediatric strokes: More common than most people think May 17, 2011 Are pediatric strokes more common than many think? BCM experts say childhood strokes say that they do occur in kids.
Older adults can fight frailty through resistance weight training Sep 30, 2010 Resistance weight training the only way to slow down loss of lean muscle mass, BCM expert says.
Technology transfer: 25 years at Baylor College of Medicine Aug 4, 2010 BCM technology has led to more than 200 diagnostic, clinical and research products.