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Central Fabrication Resource Guide

O&P News, July 2017

Each year, O&P News asks practices and fabrication facilities from across the United States to list the orthotic and prosthetic fabrication services they perform. This list provides the O&P community with a guide to the services available and how to find them.

Research Trials in O&P

Scoliosis Survey to Develop Treatment Decision Tool

O&P News, July 2017
ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT03017755 Purpose: This survey aims to help understand the influences related to the decision for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis…

Armed with CBO report, AAFP sharply critical of Senate health care bill

June 27, 2017
AAFP has unleashed a new round of criticism in the wake of the Congressional Budget Office releasing an analysis of the Senate health care bill known as the Better Care…

AMA opposed to Senate Health Care bill

June 26, 2017
The AMA sent a letter to Senate leaders stating its overwhelming disapproval with the U.S. Senate’s proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. The…
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Central Fabrication Resource Guide

O&P News, July 2017
Each year, O&P News asks practices and fabrication facilities from across the United States to list the orthotic and prosthetic fabrication…

Research Trials in O&P

Scoliosis Survey to Develop Treatment Decision Tool

O&P News, July 2017
ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT03017755 Purpose: This survey aims to help understand the influences related to the decision for adolescent…

Armed with CBO report, AAFP sharply critical of Senate health care bill

June 27, 2017
AAFP has unleashed a new round of criticism in the wake of the Congressional Budget Office releasing an analysis of the Senate health care bill known…

AMA opposed to Senate Health Care bill

June 26, 2017
The AMA sent a letter to Senate leaders stating its overwhelming disapproval with the U.S. Senate’s proposal to repeal and replace the…

Study: Shells, mortars cause most severe fireworks injuries

June 26, 2017
Shell-and-motar fireworks, which include sphere-shaped aerial explosives designed to be manually thrown or launched from a tube, were responsible for…

AMA supports efforts to improve substance abuse disorder coverage

June 21, 2017
Experts from four leading nonprofits in the addiction field have determined that existing legislation does not adequately protect insurance coverage…

Congressional Budget Office releases cost estimate for FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017

June 20, 2017
The Congressional Budget Office released its cost estimate for the FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017, noting the bill would increase net discretionary…

Study: 3-D printed patch can help grow blood vessels

June 20, 2017
Researchers have developed a 3-D printed patch, infused with cells, that can help grow health blood vessels, according to a press release. In an…

AMA, AHA, ADA, others join forces to protect patient access to health care

June 13, 2017
As the debate over health care reform continues, the AMA and seven other consumer, patient and provider advocate groups recently announced that they…

Johnson & Johnson announces launch of new value-based health care approach

June 9, 2017
Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices recently announced the launch of CareAdvantage, a new approach to drive value-based health care in hospitals…

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