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Principles of Injury Prevention in Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) and Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders (HSD)

Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD

November 8, 2021

What are some of the principles of injury prevention in EDS and HSD?   Read More

  


Pelvic Floor Muscle Training PostPartum

Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

October 19, 2016

What should our patients be striving for in regards to pelvic muscle floor exercises?   Read More


Internal Pelvic Floor Examination Timeline after Delivery

Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

October 5, 2016

How long should a physical therapist who practices women's health PT, wait until performing an internal pelvic floor examination after delivery?   Read More


Physical Therapy in the Acute Postpartum Phase

Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

September 21, 2016

Is there a case for direct PT intervention in the acute postpartum phase? After c-section?   Read More


Effective Documentation with Pelvic Pain Diagnosis in Pregnant Women

Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

May 26, 2015

Can you give us any tips on effective documentation in this area? Have you had any trouble with insurance reimbursement?   Read More


Sleep Positioning for Pain Relief in the Pregnant Patient

Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

May 19, 2015

Do you have an positioning advice for pregnant woman who are having pelvic pain and/or lateral hip pain at night?   Read More


Pelvic Girdle Pain Diagnosis

Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

May 12, 2015

How do you correctly make a diagnosis of pelvic girdle pain?   Read More


Clients with Breast Cancer: Is TENS an Option?

Andrea Branas, PT, MSE, MPT, CLT

May 21, 2014

Are you aware of any evidence supporting or negating the use of modalities such as a TENS unit to assist with pain during or after exercise for breast cancer particularly with patients with metastases...   Read More

 


Exercising after Mastectomy

Andrea Branas, PT, MSE, MPT, CLT

April 23, 2014

How quickly can a client begin exercising a shoulder after a mastectomy? Are there specific exercises to perform with the upper extremity to minimize scarring? How often should the exercises be perf...   Read More

 


Prescribing the Right Dosage of Exercise for Pregnant Patients

Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

July 9, 2013

What is the frequency of exercise that you prescribe for your pregnant patients with pain?   Read More

 


Aquatic Therapy: A Viable Option for Obstetric Patients with Back Pain

Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

July 3, 2013

I do refer patients for follow-up visits for massage therapy, but some of my patients have also asked about water therapy as an additional form of exercise. What is your opinion about that?   Read More

  


Is Pubic Symphysis Pain Normal During Pregnancy?

Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

June 18, 2013

Is pubic symphysis pain normal during pregnancy or should it be assessed and treated? At what point should a breast-feeding mom expect her pubic symphysis pain to improve?   Read More

 


Performing Special Tests During Pregnancy

Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

June 14, 2013

Do you find it difficult to examine a pregnant woman past her fith or sixth month when she may have difficulty lying supine? How do you alter or perform some of the special tests at that stage?   Read More

 


Educating Clinicians, Physicians and the Public on Urinary Incontinence Treatment Possibilities

Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

November 16, 2012

How would you suggest we go about educating clinicians, physicians and the public on awareness for the treatment possibilities of urinary incontinence.   Read More


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