Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome in Concussion (Part 2)

Activity and Exercise Intolerance After Concussion: Identification and Management of Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome¬†as originally seen in The Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy So, how does POTS effect recovery from a concussion? It makes the recovery time MUCH longer. The article was suggesting that with POTS on top of a concussion a person might hang … Continue reading Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome in Concussion (Part 2)

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) in Concussion

Activity and Exercise Intolerance After Concussion: Identification and Management of Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome¬†as originally seen in The Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy I picked this article to read to today, because 1) I was thinking I might have a case of this on my case load and I didn’t know anything on the topic … Continue reading Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) in Concussion

CCU Alert! Postural Control for UE and LE Function: NDT Approach, Motor Learning, EBP

Who: PTs, PTA, OTs, COTAs, ATs What: Postural Control for UE and LE Function: NDT Approach, Motor Learning, EBP When: September 22-23, 2018/December 1-2, 2018 Where: Medical City Dallas, Dallas, Tx; Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, MO Why: “By the end of the course, participants will be able to: Discuss the NDT Approach and its … Continue reading CCU Alert! Postural Control for UE and LE Function: NDT Approach, Motor Learning, EBP

How Movement Affects Cells (Part 2)

Mechanotransduction: Relevance to Physical Therapist Practice– Understanding Our Ability to Affect Genetic Expression Through Mechanical Forces as originally seen in Physical Therapy Journal Let’s finish up the article that we started talking about here. To recap, movement affects cells in these processes: — transduction— movement of signals across the cell membrane (skin) via receptors. Then … Continue reading How Movement Affects Cells (Part 2)