Tech Review: Curable App for Chronic Pain Management

Curable is an app available on Apple and Android devices or you can use it straight from your lap or desktop. The app is based on the current scientific understanding of pain science. The content is driven by real scientists that work with people with chronic pain– researchers, physicians in a multitude of specialties, psychologists, … Continue reading Tech Review: Curable App for Chronic Pain Management

Hiatus

Thanks, WebPT for the shout out! I am currently on hiatus taking a sign language class, but will be back at blogging this weekend! And I’ll be leading off with a review of a new product that is PHENOMINAL if I must say so myself. Continue reading Hiatus

CCU Alert! Clinical Applications of Neuroplasticity

Who: Medical professionals of all sorts! What: The Clinical Applications of Neuroplasticity When: November 19-20, 2018 Where: Best Western PLUS in Stratford, Ontario, Canada Why: “Workshop Description ​This workshop, based on the best-selling books The Brain that Changes Itself and The Brain’s Way of Healing, draws on revolutionary research and extraordinary advances in the field … Continue reading CCU Alert! Clinical Applications of Neuroplasticity

CCU Alert! A Comprehensive Approach to the Evidence-Based Rehabilitation of Patients with Parkinson Disease across the Continuum of Disability

Who: PTs, OTs What: A Comprehensive Approach to the Evidence-Based Rehabilitation of Patients with Parkinson Disease across the Continuum of Disability When: November 10-11, 2018 Where: University of Kansas Health System, Kansas City, Kansas Why: “In this course participants will learn to: — Distinguish between idiopathic PD and other causes of Parkinsonism in the examination … Continue reading CCU Alert! A Comprehensive Approach to the Evidence-Based Rehabilitation of Patients with Parkinson Disease across the Continuum of Disability

Case Review: Cerebellar Infarct in Central Dizziness

I’m currently in the midst of doing a literature review in preparation to write a case report. If you would like more background information on the case or information about the project, please click here. If you would like to see other article reviews related to this project, please click here. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Central Causes of … Continue reading Case Review: Cerebellar Infarct in Central Dizziness

New Type of Neuron Discovered

Transcriptomic and morphophysiological evidence for a specialized human cortical GABAergic cell type as originally seen in Nature Neuroscience Isn’t it pretty? They’re calling it a “rosehip neuron.” The researchers have found these little beauties in the human cortex. The rosehip neurons seems to be playing an inhibitory role (stopping signals), but a very specific one… … Continue reading New Type of Neuron Discovered