A recent study published in Clinical Rehabilitation shows that myofascial therapy is an effective physical therapy modality to decrease pain intensity at the arm in breast cancer survivors at three months. No other benefits at that time were found. There were no long-term effects at 12 months either.
Physical Therapy Management of Congenital Muscular Torticollis: A 2018 Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline: From the APTA Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy
Physical therapy is highly effective in treating infant congenital muscular torticollis (CMT) – “twisted neck” or “wryneck”- says the newly updated clinical practice guideline. Early intervention is key to reduced risk of needing more invasive interventions.
PABC member and long-time physiotherapist, Patricia Grohne, made a deathbed promise to preserve the history of physiotherapy in B.C. She shares part of that fascinating ‘Story of the Physiotherapy History of British Columbia’ with Dave Nicolls and the International Physiotherapy History Association in New Zealand.
Pelvic floor physio: Treating pain during sex and other common women's health issues
Anniken Chadwick is a physiotherapist who focuses on the muscles and ligaments in the pelvic region. (Maryse Zeidler/CBC)