Physicians like Hippocrates and later Galen are believed to have been the first
practitioners of physical therapy, advocating massage, ...
Physical therapists formed their first professional association in 1921, called the
American Women's Physical Therapeutic Association. Led by President Mary ...
Here is a current review of the HISTORY OF PHYSICAL THERAPY. If you travel
far back in time you will find forms of physiotherapy used centuries ago.
Historical perspective of physical therapy. American Physical Therapy
Association (APTA). APTA specializations. Vision 2020. Six key elements of
Feb 25, 2015 ... A Brief History of Physical Therapy. history-physical-therapy Physical therapy is a
well-established and well-known branch of the medical field ...
Early history of physical therapy- In the year 460 BC, Hippocrates introduced the
idea of manual manipulation for pain relief.
The field of physical therapy in modern times was established in Britain in the
latter ... Women were recruited to assist orthopedic surgeons in restoring physical
Physical medicine or physical therapy has very ancient origins. ... The history of
all the constituents of physical medicine in the Netherlands in the 19<sup>th</sup> century is
Jan 18, 2016 ... Professionals in the field are known as physical therapists. History... ... Physical
therapy, also called physiotherapy, health profession that aims ...
In 1998, three Physical Therapists opened Professional Physical Therapy's first-
ever doors in Bayside, Queens. After years of working at a publicly traded ...