"I was gathering
evidence-based research for an open house at our clinic later this week
and took some time to read your articles again. Just wanted to say 'thanks' for providing the tools
we need to promote aquatic therapy."
Marie N., Orange City, IA
It's Time. Advocate for Early Pool for Knees & Hips
Patients who have just undergone a Total Hip or Total Knee Replacement have "problems" you know how to solve
.Recent research shows
the pool can be the perfect place to be for the first month or so after surgery.
But many MDs don't think pool. So they neglect one of best options for THR
and for TKR
No more! Come hear Dr. Bruce Becker
and physical therapist Andrea Salzman
make an evidence-based case...and learn loads of lab ideas for this population.
Enroll in our April 9-10th class... Justifiable Aquatic Therapy Strategies for the Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement Client
Top 10 Romantic Spas for 2010
Looking to get away this weekend to a spa that specializes in rejuvenating "2-body energy systems?" Then you will be glad to know the folks at SpaFinder.com have your back. From lavender oil foot baths in Jamaica to Scandinavian ice grottos in Turkey, you'll be tempted to hop a plane yourself to finally get that well-deserved Pinole cinnamon scrub you two have always dreamed about. All in time to be back treating patients on Monday.
Read the Top 10 list here...
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|Find it Fast: Then Tell Your Friends!
Want a single page where you can get all your pressing aquatic questions answered? Where you can find insight and on all the hot industry topics? Where you can download all the advice you need on Medicare denials, exclusive use of rental pools, 2-week rule for diarrhea, MRSA transmission, ADA compliance and more?
Well, you've come to the right place. Click here now
to view our Aquatic Hot-Sheet
where you can find our most popular downloads.
|History in the Making: We've come a long way, baby!
Just to hit the highlights...
500BC. Connection made between the physical and mental states. Surge of private bathing and public bath houses.
The fall of Rome. Remaining bath houses became stagnant, hotbeds of vice, sources of infection, area of prostitution, moral decay. 1924.
Franklin Roosevelt popularized therapeutic swimming and pool exercise by visiting Warm Springs clinics.2010. Aquatic Therapy University
was launched, the first curriculum-based, tiered, continuing education program for aquatic therapy studies.
Whether you need it for your your research paper
, school project
, student handouts
, or a late-night coma-inducer... here is your very own copy of aquatic therapy's historic record