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Five Physical Therapy Treatments You Probably Don’t Need (APTA)

Campaign Series: Choosing Wisely
Medical Category: Procedures
Article Type: Advice
Language: Plain English, Spanish
Affiliation: American Physical Therapy Association
Format: PDF
Most recent update: 12/17/2015
As part of the Choosing Wisely series, the American Physical Therapy Association has listed five common treatments that are usually not helpful. They can lead to harm, to more tests and treatments, and to greater costs.
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