This time in PT News we recap what our clinics have been posting throughout December 2020 and January 2021. We are excited to bring you current physical therapy based posts featuring published articles from PTandMe partnering clinics!
1. Shoulder Pain Treatment
Written by Riverview Physical Therapy with multiple locations throughout Southern Maine.
If you are looking for shoulder pain treatment in Southern Maine, the information below will help you make a better decision as well as help you avoid unnecessary and expensive healthcare treatment. There are seven common diagnoses that cause shoulder pain and usually respond very well to physical therapist directed treatment. These diagnoses are: Read more
2. Prevent Low Back Pain While Shoveling Snow
Written by Rehab Associates of Central VA, an outpatient physical therapy practice with multiple locations throughout VA.
As I was shoveling the snow off my driveway this week, I quickly realized that I needed to adjust my technique or I was going to pay for it later. Injury can result from repetitive movements with a general lack of awareness and variability in movement and may be prevented with some easy steps. Read more
3. FAQ About 3 of the Most Common Knee Conditions
Written by Evergreen Physical Therapy, an outpatient physical therapy group with locations throughout MI.
The knee is the largest and one of the most complex joints in the body. It primarily joins the thighbone (femur) to the shinbone (tibia), but also includes the kneecap (patella) and fibula in the lower leg. These bones and the muscles that surround them are connected through a series of ligaments, tendons, and cartilage (menisci) which collectively stabilize the knee and allow it to bend, twist, and rotate… Read more
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