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by Max Kovler, PT Reg. (ON) for Mobile Physio: Lateral elbow tendinopathy is a common disorder which commonly results from overstrain of the tendons of the muscles of the lateral elbow, typically during activities involving strong gripping such as tennis; hence the term ‘tennis elbow’.  The condition is largely self-limiting, but symptoms can take a […]

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by Max Kovler, PT Reg. (ON) for Mobile Physio Most people will attest to the fact that neck (or cervical) pain is a common but self-limiting problem. However, many individuals experience neck pain as a series of exacerbations and remissions, and for some neck pain can be a chronic problem. Most frequently it’s labelled by […]

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by Max Kovler, PT Reg. (ON) for Mobile Physio A number of Australian rehabilitation researchers have noted that patients with chronic neck pain exhibit dysfunction of the deep cervical musculature (DCF)1and proposed that rehabilitation targeting these muscles is important for successful physiotherapy for chronic neck pain. To date there have been four studies of this […]

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A study by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) finds that patients who go home after knee replacement and receive physical therapy at home do as well as those who go to an in-patient rehabilitation facility. “There’s a common belief that people should go to a rehab facility after joint replacement,” said Douglas E. […]

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Physiotherapy after total hip (THR) or total knee replacement (TKR) surgery is standard care for all patients. A new study, appearing in the October 1, 2014 issue of the Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (JBJS), also found that physiotherapy before joint replacement surgery, or “prehabilitation,” can diminish the need for postoperative care by nearly 30 percent, saving an average of $1,215 […]

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