Journal Club

In Spring 2020, APTACT started a virtual Journal Club.

Please check our Events Calendar for upcoming Journal Club.

We have recorded some of these Journal Clubs for continuing education credit.

Please watch the recording.  If you are interested in receiving a CEH certificate, please complete the quiz.


May 26Validity and reliability of Internet-based Physiotherapy Aassessment for Musculoskeletal Disorders: a systematic review led by Jay Myerson


 Reference list

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June 2A study exploring the prevalence of expremity pain of spinal source (

Led by Naga Vemparala

View the video here

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 June 4: COVID 19: Transitioning to Home and Outpatient
Smith JM, Lee AC, Zeleznik H,…, Needham, DM, Ohtake PJ. Home and Community-Based Physical Therapist Management of Adults With Post– Intensive Care Syndrome. PTJ. April 2020. Online ahead of print.

Led by Angela Campbell and Lauren Mellet


June 16: Scoping review of prevalence of neurologic comorbidities in patients hospitalized for COVID 19

Please review the following article: Herman_et_al_2020_neuro_COVID.pdf

This session will be lead by Cristina Colón-Semenza

 Post Quiz for CEH certificate


June 23:

Please review the following article:

Blood-Flow Restriction Resistance Exercise for Older Adults with Knee Osteoarthritis: A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial

This session will be lead by Regine Rossi

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July 7

Please review the following article:

This will be led by: David Frumberg, MD

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July 14

Clinical Reasoning in Physical Therapy: A Concept Analysis
Karen Huhn, Sarah J. Gilliland, Lisa L. Black, Susan F. Wainwright, Nicole Christensen

This session will be led by: Rafael Ozdemirer, PT




July 21

Pain-Free Versus Pain-Threshold Rehabilitation Following Acute Hamstring Strain Injury: A Randomized Controlled Trial

This session was led by:Anthony Cuoco, PT



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