COVID-19


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IFOMPT, like many of you, are  monitoring the COVID-19 situation. The IFOMPT Executive Committee are regularly monitoring current information from the Centers for Disease Control, local and state governments, the World Health Organisation and other available public health resources and will share the information with the members. Information on training opportunities is available here and here

In terms of the IFOMPT agreement with JMMT, a number of full  articles are made available to the members of IFOMPT per edition. In Volume 28, Issue 3, the following three articles related to Orthopaedic Manual Therapy and COVID-19 have been made available to IFOMPT and its members:

  1. COVID-19 wash your hands but don't erase them from our profession - considerations on manual therapy past and present  - Cameron W. MacDonald , PT, DPT, FAAOMPT, Peter G. Osmotherly , PT, PhD & Darren A. Rivett PT, PhD Pages: 127-131 | DOI: 10.1080/10669817.2020.1766845
  2. Invited response to editorial "COVID-19 wash your hands but don't erase them from our profession - considerations on manual therapy past and present" - Elaine Lonnemann & Gail D. Deyle Pages: 132-133 | DOI: 10.1080/10669817.2020.1766844
  3. COVID 19 and manual therapy: international lessons and perspectives on current and future clinical practice and education  C. W. MacDonald , E. Lonnemann , S. M. Petersen , Darren A. Rivett , P. G. Osmotherly & J. M. Brismée  Pages: 134-145 | DOI: 10.1080/10669817.2020.1782059