News & Publications

Information & stories about physiotherapy, the value it brings to the health and well being of British Columbians, as well as updates on PABC's activities.

Articles and News

World Physical Therapy Day - hands in gloves holding a globe
Sep 04, 2020

World Physical Therapy Day

Did you know September 8th is World Physical Therapy Day? The World Physiotherapy organization (a registered charity in the UK) was founded on September 8th, 1951, and helped establish this day. “Our...
Photo of a person rubbing their hand to signify potential early onset of carpal tunnel syndrome. Image has text overlay: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Manual Physical Therapy Versus Surgery
Aug 24, 2020

Manual Physical Therapy VS Surgery

A new comprehensive study examines the long-term effectiveness of manual physical therapy versus surgery for carpal tunnel syndrome. In a recently released four-year-follow-up data, the primary...