It's ski season! But all that slope side fun means we'll probably start seeing more knee pain in the clinic. In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT faculty member Stacy Soappman demonstrates how we can assess and treat the superior tibiofibular joint.
In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT' faculty member Terry Pratt demonstrates an alternative way to measure lumbar ROM. The Modified Schober test is typically used to assess for Ankylosing Spondylitis, but you can use this method to simply measure lumbar excursion in flexion. Validity for this test is moderate and it has excellent reliability.
How can you determine if a patient has a leg length discrepancy or neuromuscular imbalance following a hip replacement? In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT faculty member Stacy Soappman demonstrates one way.
Faced with the humeral head not going posterior? In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT faculty member Stacy Soappman demonstrates one way to treat it.
Have difficulty treating patients when their legs are almost as big as you? NAIOMT's Stacy Soappman shares some tips in the video below. For more guidance from Stacy, join her in person at one of these clinical reasoning- and manual therapy skill-building courses:
In the manual therapy video below, Stacy Soappman reviews an approach to regaining supination of the proximal and distal radioulnar joints.
In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT's Stacy Soappman demonstrates a mobilization of the first MTP joint.
Earlier this week, NAIOMT faculty member Steve Allen discussed a real-life case scenario of an athlete that experienced an inversion ankle injury in the post Delayed Diagnosis, Delayed Care. In it, he referred to the the Talar Swing Test as being beneficial to addressing her subsequent presentations in the year that followed the injury. Take a look at the video below as he walks through the test, and let us know if you have questions.
In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT faculty instructor Michael Lucido demonstrates manipulation for osteoarthritis at the base of the thumb.