Abstract Of The WEEK

To submit an "Abstract Of The Week" to the NPTA, please click here to fill out the form. If selected, your entry will be pubished on the NPTA blog. 

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Aerobic exercise for women during pregnancy.

Abstract of the Week: May 28, 2018 Review of aerobic exercise during pregnancy

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Origins in the Womb: Potential Role of the Physical Therapist in Modulating the Deleterious Effects of Obesity on Maternal and Offspring Health Through Movement Promotion and Prescription During Pregnancy.

Abstract of the Week: May 21, 2018 The role of physical therapists in managing the effects of obesity during pregnancy.

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Obstetric risk factors for urinary incontinence and preventative pelvic floor exercises: cohort study and nested randomized controlled trial.

Abstract of the Week: May 15, 2018 Risk factors for urinary incontinence in pregnant women and effects of pelvic floor exercises

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Physical Activity and Exercise During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period

Abstract of the Week: May 1, 2018 Activity Guidelines During and Following Pregnancy

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