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Causes and Characteristics of Coccydynia

Jennifer Stone, PT, DPT, OCS, PHC

November 21, 2019

What are the characteristics and causes of coccydynia?   Read More


Safety Considerations For Patients With Bone Metastases

Stephen Wechsler, PT, DPT

October 31, 2019

What are some safety considerations when working with patients with bone metastases?   Read More


Rehabilitation Potential and How It Is Determined

Kathleen D. Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

September 30, 2019

What is rehabilitation potential and how is it determined?   Read More


Keeping Health Information Secure

Kathleen D. Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

August 20, 2019

What are some common tips for keeping health information secure?   Read More


Client Abandonment and Potential Ethical Concerns

Kathleen D. Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

July 23, 2019

Can you explain client abandonment and any potential ethical concerns regarding changing employment?   Read More


Common Ethical Issues That Arise with Student Supervision

June 18, 2019

What are some common ethical issues that arise when supervising students in any setting?   Read More


Clinical Impact of Cranial Deformities

Michele Hyams, PT, DPT, CNT, DCS, CIMI

May 22, 2019

What is the clinical impact you see of cranial deformities?   Read More


Documenting Skill with Modalities

Todd Olson, OTR/L

April 23, 2019

How do you document "skill" appropriately when performing modalities?   Read More


BPPV Background and Contraindications to Testing

Kathleen Kelley, PT, EdD, NCS

March 19, 2019

Can you discuss BPPV prevalence and any contraindications to testing?   Read More


Billing for Student Services Medicare Part A

Kathleen D. Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

February 19, 2019

What are the current regulations regarding billing for a student with Medicare Part A residents?   Read More


Communication and Patients with Dementia

Kathleen D. Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

January 29, 2019

What are some factors, challenges, and strategies for communication with patients that have dementia?   Read More


Safety Consideration for Exercise Training with Oncology Patients

Stephen Morris, PT, PhD, FACSM

December 31, 2018

What are the safety considerations for exercise training for oncology patients?   Read More


Therapist as a Coach in the Neuro Setting

Kelli Broussard, MS, CCC-SLP, Kelly Ramsey, MS, CCC-SLP

November 28, 2018

How can a therapist act a coach for a patient with neurobehavioral issues?   Read More


Differential Diagnosis-Infection vs. Lymphedema

Janice Bruckner, PT, PhD, CLT-LANA

October 30, 2018

Can you explain how to go about determining infection vs lymphedema?   Read More


Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

Alicia Fernandez-Fernandez, PT, DPT, PhD, CNT

September 25, 2018

What are the risk factors and the etiology of developmental dysplasia of the hip?   Read More


Compensatory Strategies in the Patient with Ataxia

Jill Seale, PT, PhD, NCS

August 28, 2018

What are some compensatory strategies that are seen or used in patients with ataxia?   Read More


Stages of Lymphedema

Janice Bruckner, PT, PhD, CLT-LANA

July 31, 2018

What are the four stages of lymphedema?   Read More


Billing CPT Codes with the "8" Minute Rule

Kathleen D. Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

June 22, 2018

Can you explain the "8" minute rule and go over a few billing examples corresponding to correct CPT coding?   Read More


Techniques for Non-Compliant Patients

Lynn Pierce, BSN, RN, CPHRM, Jennifer L. Flynn, CPHRM

May 24, 2018

Can you advise of some techniques to help with non-compliant patients?   Read More


Physical Restraint Defined and Examples

Kathleen D. Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

April 26, 2018

Can you define physical restraint for us and provide examples?   Read More