Tag: Injury Recovery

Treatment Trends

Is Traditional CPM Really That Effective for TKA?

Continuous passive motion (CPM) is a once-popular device prescribed by surgeons following total knee arthroplasty (TKA). Traditional CPM devices gently […]

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New Upper Extremity Techniques and CPT Coding

Hand therapists, raise your hands! We want you to get the most out of your BTE equipment. That means exploring […]

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Isokinetics’ Relevance in a Modern Clinic

When therapists and trainers first adopted isokinetic systems, they praised its unique capabilities. Over time, isotonic systems offered advantages to challenge […]

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Exploring Treatment Options for Lateral Epicondylitis

Despite its nickname ‘tennis elbow,’  a relatively small percentage of lateral epicondylitis cases result from actually playing a racket sport. […]

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Open vs Closed Kinetic Chain?

Should I be doing open kinetic chain (OKC) or closed kinetic chain (CKC) exercises with this particular patient? Certainly, there are advantages to both and we will briefly discuss those in this blog.

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It’s All About Being Functional

People perform best in the manner in which they are trained.  To return patients to the most functional role possible, […]