Success Story: Physical Therapist Collaborates With Surgeon to Solve Hip Impingement Diagnosis

June 29, 2017: The pain that Annie Karp felt in her hip wasn’t intense, but it was unrelenting. For months she met with numerous health care providers in an attempt to resolve the issue. And for months she had no success, until a physical therapist asked her a fairly simple question: “Are you a dancer?”

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Cancer-Related Fatigue and Physical Therapy

June 15, 2017: The fatigue felt by people with cancer is so common that it has a name. Cancer-related fatigue isn’t unique to 1 type of cancer or cancer treatment, and it can occur even after treatment is complete.

When cancer-related fatigue strikes, it’s often extremely debilitating, significantly impacting quality of life, and creating a level of fatigue that rest alone cannot address.

Although it might seem counterintuitive, one of the most effective ways to manage cancer-related fatigue is through exercise.

In this episode of Move Forward Radio, a physical therapist explains why.

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Early Outpatient Rehab for Knee Pain: An Interview With Dr. Joel Stevans

In this PTJ podcast, Editor-in-Chief Dr. Alan Jette talks with Dr. Joel Stevans about utilization rates of early outpatient rehab for patients with knee pain, associated outcomes, racial disparities in pain management, and the need for collaborative care. Stevans co-authored the article “Association of early outpatient rehabilitation with health service utilization in managing Medicare beneficiaries with nontraumatic knee pain: retrospective cohort study” in the June issue of PTJ.

Zika Spotlight: An Interview With Dr. Mike Landry

In this PTJ podcast, Editor-in-Chief Dr. Alan Jette talks with Dr. Michel Landry about the role of rehabilitation in addressing the physical effects of Zika virus and new opportunities for the physical therapy community to engage in a global conversation around public health and infectious disease. Landry co-authored the Point of View article “Zika virus (ZIKV), global public health, disability, and rehabilitation: connecting the dots…” in the March issue of PTJ.

Otago Exercise Program: An Interview With Dr. Tiffany Schubert

In this PTJ podcast, Editor-in-Chief Dr. Alan Jette talks with Dr. Tiffany Schubert about effective models for delivering the Otago Exercise Program for falls prevention for older adults. Schubert co-authored the article “Otago Exercise Program in the United States: comparison of 2 implementation models” in the February 2017 issue of PTJ.