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Reanalysis of randomized clinical trials could change conclusions

September 16, 2014

Through a reanalysis of previously published randomized clinical trials, researchers from Stanford University School of Medicine found one-third of previously published randomized clinical trials could be reanalyzed in ways that modify the conclusions of how many or what types of patients need to be treated, according to study results.

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AOPA renews insurance partnership

September 16, 2014
The American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association has extended its partnership with Cailor Fleming Insurance.According to a press release, the extension will take…
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Climbing event allows disabled veterans to experience Yosemite

September 15, 2014
A group of 13 disabled U.S. military veterans climbed and hiked several iconic peaks in Yosemite National Park in commemoration of September 11th during an event hosted…
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Pediatric orthotist fights mitochondrial disease for son

September 15, 2014
Every 30 minutes, a child is born who will develop mitochondrial disease by 10 years old, according to the United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation. However, many people…
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Ottobock Healthcare to provide technical service for 2016 Paralympic Games

September 12, 2014
Ottobock Healthcare announced that the company will provide technical service for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.As the…
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Medical necessity for breast prostheses should not be in question

December 19, 2013
During the last couple of years the O&P industry has been inundated with audit -based requests for documentation to…
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Kevin Carroll, MS, CP, and Joey Funderburk at the Hanger Education Fair

August 8, 2014
LAS VEGAS — At the Hanger Education Fair, Joey Funderburk speaks about his bilateral prostheses and journey to get…
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