Quadruple Amputee Dog Gets Prosthetics on All Limbs so He Can Have a Fuller Life

Quadruple Amputee Dog Gets Prosthetics on All Limbs so He Can Have a Fuller Life Article by: Kimberly Yam. Originally appearing in: The Huffington Post Dogs can get prosthetics too! One of the graduates in my physical therapy class was thinking about being a dog therapist instead of a human therapist. Apparently that’s a thing. … Continue reading Quadruple Amputee Dog Gets Prosthetics on All Limbs so He Can Have a Fuller Life

Treating the “Unhealthy Alcohol User” on Medical Wards: Beyond Withdrawal

Rivest, J.; Jutras-Aswad, D.; Shapiro, P. Treating the “Unhealthy Alcohol User” on Medical Wards: Beyond Withdrawal. May 2013, Volume 19: Issue 3, pp. 213-226. Click the hotlink to see the abstract and free article. So apparently it’s Alcohol Awareness Month. So here we have a little article for those of us in the health care field, … Continue reading Treating the “Unhealthy Alcohol User” on Medical Wards: Beyond Withdrawal

Pain Fundamentals: A Pain Science Education Workbook for Patients and Therapists

Pain Fundamentals: A Pain Science Education Workbook for Patients and Therapists By: Greg Lahman, Physiotherapist and Chiropractor As a physical therapist, a lot of my patients start with therapy because of X pain. This little 30 page booklet has a lot of good information in it. So much that I think a lot of my patients … Continue reading Pain Fundamentals: A Pain Science Education Workbook for Patients and Therapists

Evaluation of the Effectiveness of a Novel Brain and Vestibular Rehabilitation Treatment Modality in PTSD Patients Who Have Suffered Combat-Related Traumatic Brain Injuries

Carrick F, McLellan K, Brock J, et. al. Evaluation of the Effectiveness of a Novel Brain and Vestibular Rehabilitation Treatment Modality in PTSD Patients Who Have Suffered Combat-Related Traumatic Brain Injuries. Frontiers in Public Health. Volume 3, 2015. Number 00015.  Click the hot link above for the abstract. You can download the full text article free … Continue reading Evaluation of the Effectiveness of a Novel Brain and Vestibular Rehabilitation Treatment Modality in PTSD Patients Who Have Suffered Combat-Related Traumatic Brain Injuries

How Jesus Died for You

How Jesus Died for You, by unknown blogger Referencing: The Anatomical And Physiological Details Of Death By Crucifixion: By Dr. C. Truman Davis A Physician Analyzes the Crucifixion. From New Wine Magazine, April 1982. Originally published in Arizona Medicine, March 1965, Arizona Medical Association. I have something similar saved on my desktop and I re-read it … Continue reading How Jesus Died for You

Stroke Incidence Following Traumatic Brain Injury in Older Adults

Albrecht, Jennifer S. PhD; Liu, Xinggang MD, PhD; Smith, Gordon S. MB, ChB, MPH; et al. Stroke Incidence Following Traumatic Brain Injury in Older Adults. The Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. March/April 2015: Volume 30, Issue 2: pp E62-E67 Click the hot link above for the abstract. Interesting. Had never thought of a link between … Continue reading Stroke Incidence Following Traumatic Brain Injury in Older Adults