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Modalities & Technology 9147-1

Dysfunction in pelvic floor muscles is increasingly common in men  Pelvic floor dysfunction in males is much more common than once believed. Studies show that…

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Subacute and Long-term Care Pelvic fractures are just as incapacitating and dangerous as hip fractures, with similar statistics on the number of patients who suffer…

Neurological Rehab Physiotherapist medicate patient in practice

Vol. 15 •Issue 26 • Page 40 Proprioceptive neuromuscular rehabilitation is more than just stretching and functional movement Mention proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF), and most…

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Keeping patients safe during transfers requires proper staff education and equipment. Whether you’re a 6-foot body-building enthusiast or a petite 5-foot-2-inch couch potato, it all…

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The application of vital signs should be used in physical therapy practice After decades of hard work, practitioners of physical therapy finally were elevated beyond…

Pain Management 11851-3

Can exercise stall the muscle wasting effects of steroid therapy? According to “Betty,” posting last year on an Internet bulletin board for people with sarcoidosis,…

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