Many people think physical therapy and occupational therapy are the same, but there are distinct differences. While physical therapy strengthens the body or a specific area of the body, occupational therapy aims to identify skills and tools to help overcome physical challenges.
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About Cancer Treatment Centers of America®
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) is a national network of five hospitals that serves adult patients who are fighting cancer. CTCA® offers an integrative approach to care that combines advancements in genomic testing and precision cancer treatment, surgery, radiation, immunotherapy and chemotherapy, with evidence-informed supportive therapies designed to help patients physically and emotionally by enhancing their quality of life while managing side effects both during and after treatment.