Sep 19, 2014

Top 5 Fridays! 5 More Ways to Get to End Range

Most of you know I love end range. For those of you who do not know why, it's the best way for a patient to perform their own resets for HEP with a simple osteokinematic movement.

Sep 18, 2014

Thursday Thoughts: Is Your Patient Sore from Treatment? They Shouldn't Be!

Sore from general strengthening and conditioning is one thing, sore from manual treatment, particular soft tissue work or joint mobilization/manipulation is another.

Sep 17, 2014

Using Low Threshold Strategy to Improve Multisegmental Extension

How do you know someone should have a rapid response in any movement? A good indication is when actively, the movement is limited and/or painful, but passively it is significantly better and/or pain free.

Sep 15, 2014

Kneeling Kettlebell Plank

Thanks to a patient who learned this exercise from an excellent personal trainer, I present the kneeling kettlebell plank!

Sep 12, 2014

Top 5 Fridays! 5 Mistakes Clinicians Often Make

I am just as guilty of these mistakes as anyone else, as long as you learn from your mistakes, you are gaining valuable experience.

Sep 11, 2014

Thursday Thoughts: Why is it Always Vs?

I touched upon this topic in my recent interview on Therapy Insiders Podcast. I read the research, and try to implement both it and science based decisions daily.

Sep 10, 2014

EDGE Mobility Band: New Thoracic Applications

Thanks to Drs. Gene Shirokobrod, PT, DPT, OMPT and Maureen Ambrose, PT, DPT, OMPT for sending me these videos with The EDGE Mobility Band!