Hi everyone! So... this is really cool. You know how I've been saying for a while that I think the chiropractic profession has something to offer, but I wish they were more closely aligned with mainstream medicine? Well... here is a great example of exactly that. (This is another post that's for me and for you, as … Continue reading Integrative Spinal Research (a collaboration between chiropractors and mainstream medicine!).
Hi, everyone! Happy Monday. I hope you found my series on how to find a good physical therapist useful. I know it isn't necessarily an issue all of you are currently struggling with. However, it's a question that's come up so often in my emails from readers recently that I thought it would be good … Continue reading Cool continuing education course for PT’s on the SI joint
Dean Somerset is a really interesting exercise physiologist/personal trainer based out of Canada. He has a website where he offers a lot of cool resources on the body, training, and, of course, the SI joint. He has two articles: SI joint dysfunction Stuff You Should Read: SI Joint Edition Now, the thing about the SI … Continue reading Dean Somerset on SI joint dysfunctions
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_L78tfhUmjQ I recently stumbled upon this fascinating-looking course: Evidence-Based Examination and Treatment of the Pelvis through Medbridge Education. It's a continuing education course for physical therapists who want to be able to treat SIJ pain. It's given by Dr. Alexis Wright, who has a pretty impressive resume. She has a Ph.D. in physical therapy clinical research, … Continue reading Evidence-Based Examination and Treatment of the Pelvis (Continuing Education for PT’s)
Here is an insightful article I just found, which makes few points I want to be sure I remember. Although it's written in reference to runners, I feel it applies to way more than just running injuries. What is so significant about the article? Well, for one thing, As someone who spent years looking for help … Continue reading Interesting article: “Evidence-based treatment of hip and pelvic injuries in runners”
I found the slides from this presentation given at the Eastern Athletic Trainer's Association. Putting two and two together based on the speaker bios, I believe the presentation was given by Dr. Kelly McGinnis, DO, a sports medicine physiatrist at Mass General. (Gosh, if only I'd been lucky enough to end up with her … Continue reading ***The Single Best Resource I’ve Seen So Far: NATA/Dr. Kelly McGinnis Presentation***