Tag Archives: injury

Parkinson’s Disease patients safe floor transfers

Due to the changes in functional ability of patients with Parkinson’s Disease, safely transferring up off the floor can be very challenging for both the patient and caregiver. Ed and Elizabeth Deboo, Physical Therapists discuss what to look for if someone has fallen, when to call for emergency help, and different strategies for safe transfers. […]

Core Training and it’s effect on athletic performance, injury prevention, and injury treatment

Core training (mid line musculature) has been added to many exercise programs and the virtues of this type of training have been detailed in many media outlets, magazine articles, and also by health professionals, myself included. However, I read an interesting article by John M Cissik, MBA, PT from the Texas Women’s University in Denton, […]