The purposes of this study were: (1) to describe characteristics, clinical outcomes, and utilization for Medicare beneficiaries receiving physical therapy in
outpatient clinics within one integrated health care system; (2) to compare characteristics, outcomes, and utilization based on the body region affected; and (3) to
examine factors predictive of outcomes and utilization.
Physical Therapy: Journal of the American Physical Therapy Association, Volume 91, Number 3 - March 2011
Julie M. Fritz, Stephen J. Hunter, Diane M. Tracy, Gerard P. Brennan
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