Researchers are always looking to create new knowledge. However, one of the largest problems in healthcare is the slow process it takes to translate this ‘new’ knowledge. There is some evidence to suggest that It takes 17 years for a new innovation to become common in medical care.
Physiotherapy (Physical Therapy) is low cost, low risk, non-invasive care that works. One important thing for every client to remember is that their attitude (positive, optimistic, determined) has a tremendous effect on their outcome.
Best practices are recommendations that may evolve based on ongoing key expert experience, judgment, perspective and continued research. Since continued research is an important aspect of best practice, we want to share new, clinically relevant research with other health professionals.