TITLE

Physical Therapy’s Emerging Leaders

AUTHOR(S)
Hayhurst, Chris; Tepper, Donald E.
PUB. DATE
October 2014
SOURCE
PT in Motion;Oct2014, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article relates the experiences of some physical therapists (PTs) who were involved in sports, got injured and pursued the profession. PTs Nathan Nevin, Courtney Klenk and Lynn Johnson were all athletes and found interest with the profession after their injuries were treated through physical therapy. INSETS: Words of Advice;Emerging Leaders Criteria.
ACCESSION #
98982749

 

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