Tai Chi vs. Cardio in Fibro

Effect of tai chi versus aerobic exercise in fibromyalgia: comparative effectiveness randomized control trial as originally seen in the BMJ Journal Bravo to the BMJ Journal with their “visual abstract.” In summary, the researchers took 226 people. 151 of them did tai chi and 75 did aerobic exercise. The aerobic exercise group was a supervised, … Continue reading Tai Chi vs. Cardio in Fibro

New Organ? New Tissue? New Anatomical Structure for Sure

Structure and Distribution of an Unrecognized Interstitium in Human Tissues as originally seen in Nature’s Scientific Reports The researchers in this article have discovered a new structure in the human body. They haven’t given it a name yet though, so a description will have to do. During a laser endomicroscopy of the extrahepatic duct, they … Continue reading New Organ? New Tissue? New Anatomical Structure for Sure

Too Few Stroke Steps

How Physically Active are People Following Stroke? Systematic Review and Quantitative Synthesis as originally seen in Physical Therapy Journal This study took about 1700 people in 42 studies and put all their data to determine how much people move on average after a stroke. And it’s not pretty. Four hundred six people in 10 studies … Continue reading Too Few Stroke Steps

CCU Alert! Evidence-Based Rehabilitation of Patients with Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders

Who: MDs, PAs, NPs, Neuropsychologists, PTs, PTA, OTs, COTAs, SLPs, Music Therapists, Recreational Therapists, RN, Case Manager, Pharmacists, Rehabilitation Counselors, Social workers… EVERYBODY!! Hosted by TIRR-Memorial Hermann What: Evidence-Based Rehabilitation of Patients with Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders When: June 15-16, 2018 Where: Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital, Houston, Texas Why: “Upon completion of this … Continue reading CCU Alert! Evidence-Based Rehabilitation of Patients with Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders

CCU Alert! Align Conference: The Premier Pain Rehab Conference

Who: “All rehab professionals” Hosted by Evidence in Motion, the International Spine and Pain Institute, KinetaCore and NeuroRecovery Training Institute. (Those are some big names, for the uninitiated.) What: Align Conference: The Premier Pain Rehab Conference When: June (7)8-10, 2018 (see below for details Where: Hilton Denver City Center, Denver, Colorado Why: “Join Physical Therapists, … Continue reading CCU Alert! Align Conference: The Premier Pain Rehab Conference