What Do Your MRI Results Really Mean?

Imaging modalities such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT) scans are useful tools that are commonly used…

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An Interview With Donald Balmforth, Consulting Physiotherapist for the Montreal Canadiens

On October 8, 2015, I was fortunate enough to have had the chance to interview Donald Balmforth, consulting physiotherapy for…

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The Effectiveness of Acetic Acid Iontophoresis for Calcific Tendinitis of the Shoulder

What Is Iontophoresis? Iontophoresis (meaning ion transfer) refers to the use of mild electric current for trans-dermal drug delivery (i.e.…

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What Is Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome & How Do I Manage It?

Patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) is the most common cause of anterior knee pain┬╣. The pain is usually located at the…

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Low Back Pain: What You Need To Know

According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, approximately 80% of adults will experience low back pain at…

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How to Manage and Prevent Plantar Fasciitis

The plantar fascia is a fibrous band or aponeurosis located underneath the foot that extends from the base of the…

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Deep Vein Thrombosis in Cancer Patients

Definition: A deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a blood clot that forms in a deep within the body┬╣. This condition…

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Clinical Utility of Physical Tests for the Assessment of the Acromioclavicular Joint

Injuries to the acromioclavicular joint are common among both athletes and the general population. Numerous clinical diagnostic tests have been…

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6 Simple Exercises Using A Foam Roller

Foam rollers have gained substantial popularity in the last decade and are commonly prescribed by health and fitness professionals to…

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Do Foam Rollers Actually Work? Reviewing the Evidence

Foam rollers have gained substantial popularity in the last decade and are commonly prescribed by health and fitness professionals to…

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