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On-field Examination for Concussion

Tamara McLeod, PhD, ATC, FNATA

February 28, 2018

What is included in an on-field examination for a concussion?   Read More

    


Rehabilitation Implications with Medication Taken for Alzheimer's Disease and Parkinson's Disease

Rosanne Thomas, PT, MS, PhD

January 24, 2018

What are some rehabilitation implications with medications taken for Alzheimer's disease (AD) and Parkinson's disease (PD)?   Read More

  


UCL Injury Prevention in Baseball Throwers

Ryan Bitzel, MPT

December 21, 2017

Is UCL reconstruction an epidemic for Major League Baseball?   Read More

  


Characteristics of the Autistic Individual

Tara Warwick, MS, OTR/L

November 21, 2017

What are the general characteristics of an autistic individual?   Read More


Troponin Lab Value and PT

Adele Myszenski, PT, MPT

October 24, 2017

Can you explain how Troponin level is used and how it relates to PT?   Read More


Common Skill Deficits in Children with Autism

Tara Warwick, MS, OTR/L

September 28, 2017

What are some common skill deficits seen in children with autism?   Read More


Infant Massage Contraindications

Catherine McDowell, OTR/L, LMBT, E-RYT200/RYT500

August 14, 2017

What are the contraindications for infant massage?   Read More


Screening for Metastasis as a DPT

Chris Wilson, PT, DScPT, DPT, GCS

July 31, 2017

Can you tell us more about screening for metastasis as a physical therapy professional?   Read More

   


Types of Wound Healing

Jennifer A Gardner, PT, DPT, MHA, CWS

July 17, 2017

What are the three types of wound healing?   Read More


Selecting a Good PT Related APP

Dawn T. Gulick, PT, PhD, ATC, CSCS

May 30, 2017

How do you select a good PT related app?   Read More


ADHD and Child's Social Life

Amy M. Schlessman, PT, DPT, DHS

April 30, 2017

How can ADHD affect a child's social life?   Read More


Classification of Adhesive Capsulitis

David Nolan, PT, DPT, MS, OCS, SCS, CSCS

March 1, 2017

Can you explain the differences between primary and secondary adhesive capsulitis?   Read More


ADHD and Allergies

Amy M. Schlessman, PT, DPT, DHS

February 22, 2017

Do people with ADHD have a higher incidence of food and/or environmental allergies?   Read More


Causes of Fatigue in Throwers

Ryan Bitzel, MPT

February 15, 2017

Evidence has shown that pitching when tired leads to poor performance and increased risk of injury. What are the causes of fatigue in pitchers?   Read More


Indemnity and Expense Payments

Jennifer L. Flynn, CPHRM

February 8, 2017

What is the difference between indemnity payments and expense payments?   Read More


Risk Control Recommendations For The Treating PT

Jennifer L. Flynn, CPHRM

February 1, 2017

What are some tips to avoid or protect yourself from negligence claims?   Read More


Factors That May Contribute to Poorer Outcome with Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Jennifaye V. Brown, PhD, PT, NCS

January 25, 2017

What factors may contribute to a poorer outcome in people with Guillain-Barre Syndrome?   Read More


HAAT Model for Assistive Technology

Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS

January 18, 2017

Is the ATP certification exam based on a model and what are the components of that model?   Read More


Overtraining and Burnout Symptoms

Tamara McLeod, PhD, ATC, FNATA

January 11, 2017

What are the key symptoms of overtraining and burnout?   Read More

 


Recommendations to Prevent Overuse Injuries to the Shoulder or Elbow for Pitchers

Tamara McLeod, PhD, ATC, FNATA

January 4, 2017

What are some recommendations to help pitchers prevent overuse injuries to the shoulder or elbow?   Read More