About Us

Thank you for visiting the Physical Therapy Notes (PT Notes) website - www.physicaltherapynotes.com.

Privacy Statement

Of the information we learn about you from your visit to Physical Therapy Notes website, we store only the following: the domain name from which you access the Internet, the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the web site from which you direct-linked to our site. This information is used to measure the number of visitors to the various sections of our site and to help us make our site more useful to visitors.

Unless it is specifically stated otherwise, no additional information will be collected about you. When inquiries are emailed to us, we store the question and the email address information so that we can respond electronically. Unless otherwise required by statute, we do not identify publicly who sends questions or comments to our web site. We will not obtain information that will allow us to personally identify you when you visit our site, unless you chose to provide such information to us.

Mission and Disclaimer

Physical Therapy Notes is a health education website, providing information for the general public about the physical therapy profession, diseases or disorders related to the field, health news and other consumer health informations. The information on this website is not intended as a substitute for physical therapy or medical professional help or advice but is to be used only as an aid in understanding medical conditions. A qualified physical therapist or physician should always be consulted for any health problem.

Physical therapy articles and other health articles presented on Physical Therapy Notes (PT Notes) does not aim to instruct people how to rehabilitate or treat themselves but to supplement what they MIGHT get in a PT program. If a PT treatment is not mentioned, the omission does not mean or imply that the treatment is not important, effective, or unsatisfactory.

This website provides links to other organizations as a service to our readers and is not responsible for the information, services, or products provided by these web sites, health professionals, or companies. If you access another site through a link we provide, you are subject to the privacy policy of that site. Reference in this referred website to commercial products, services, manufacturers, or companies does not constitute an endorsement by Physical Therapy Notes.

Disclaimer of Liability

With respect to documents available from this website, the author/publisher does not make any warranty, express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of Physicaltherapynotes.com. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, Physicaltherapynotes.com takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

Advertisement Policy

Advertisements on this site are clearly stated as ads, ad links, affiliate links, sponsors or advertisements. They are provided for information purposes only and they do not constitute endorsements of those sites or products.

Links to other websites may contain affiliate links. They are stated as affiliates or affiliate links. If so, we may receive a commission if you purchase a particular product or take a particular action. Affiliate links found on our website does not constitute endorsement of those websites or products.

Pop-Up Advertisements

When visiting our website, your Web browser may produce pop-up advertisements. These advertisements were most likely produced by other websites you visited or by third-party software installed on your computer. This website (Physical Therapy Notes) doesn’t produce pop-up ads and doesn’t endorse or recommend products or services for which you may view a pop-up ad on your computer screen while visiting this site.

Log Files

Like many other Web sites, Physicaltherapynotes.com makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include Google Adsense, Amazon.com, Adbrite, Clickbank, and Chitika.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on www.physicaltherapynotes.com send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies ( such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

The Physical Therapy Notes Website has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. Physicaltherapynotes.com's privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at your specific browsers' respective website.

To opt out of Google’s use of cookies, please visit the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

Site Maintenance

This website is personally owned and maintained by David Mangusan Jr., a registered physical therapist in the Philippines. He had taught Health Economics and Anatomy and Physiology at the University of the Cordilleras (College of Nursing) in Baguio City, Philippines.

Contacting the Webmaster

Physical Therapy Notes does not provide specific medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Your doctor or physical therapist can provide you with more information about your specific health problem or concerns.

For other concerns, you can contact the webmaster at: webmaster(@)physicaltherapynotes(dot)com.

Privacy Statement, Mission and Disclaimer, Advertisement Policy, Pop-Up Advertisements, and Site Maintenance Published: July 1, 2010
Last Updated: July 18, 2012