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Secrets to Engineering Athletic Performance: From Youth to Professionals continuing education Oct 04, 2021
Nothing beats the satisfaction you feel when one of your players accomplishes a big goal, from throwing with more velocity to jumping higher over the net for the kill or being faster on the basketball court.
 
As rehabilitation professionals, we have a tremendous opportunity to impact the...
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Discharge Testing: Why I Didn’t Do It (But You Should) discharge testing Sep 20, 2021

remember him vividly.

He was a cantankerous old farmer. You know the type. Rough and rugged exterior but would do anything for anyone at the drop of a hat. At 72, he was still working on the farm daily.

He’d had a total hip replacement (THR) and was resistant to physical...

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NATABOC Re-Certification Process Made Simple ceu medbridge promo code nataboc Jul 19, 2021

Is the NATABOC recertification process overwhelming ? We have simplified it with this post

By Hannah Bernhardt PT, DPT, ATC/L & Phil Plisky, PT, DSc, ATC

Recertification years can be stressful as you try to complete your courses and ensure you have completed all the steps to get recertified....

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Does testing balance matter in baseball? baseball Jul 02, 2021
It is pretty well accepted that being able to stand on one leg under control is foundational for sport performance. As a matter of fact, it is essential for the most basic human performance — walking and not falling. In every sport, baseball in particular, a controlled weight shift is...
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Why 90% limb symmetry index is not enough hop testing return to sport Jul 02, 2021

Most rehabilitation professionals use some form of hop testing, but which hop tests should we use and what should our passing criteria be?

Which hop tests should I choose?

While it is important to use double limb hopping as part of the progression in rehabilitation, it is unnecessary for...

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How do you know if someone is ready to return to work or sport after injury? research return to sport risk factors May 12, 2021

How would you respond if someone asked, “How much would you bet that your patient or client is ready to go back to sport, work, or daily activity without increased risk of injury?”  We may never be completely confident and it won’t be a sure bet.  But, how do you...

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Medbridge Promo Code medbridge coupon medbridge discount medbridge promo code May 09, 2021

What is the best Medbridge promo code?

For the best deal or cheapest price on Medbridge CEUs (Over 45% off or $175 discount) use the promo code PLISKY. For PTs, if you use promotional code PLISKY you get your MedBridge CEUs for $200 (a $175 discount). This is 47% off the normal price....

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Comprehensive Guide to Online CEU for PT ATC (Including the Best Medbridge Promo Code) ceu medbridge promo code May 01, 2021

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The goal of this page is to provide a comprehensive guide for the best online CEU for physical therapists, certified athletic trainers, students and all other health care professionals including the best deal and promo codes for MedBridge. I will update this page with new courses and...

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Research: Are We Missing Risk Factors in Rehabilitation and Performance? research return to sport risk factors Apr 10, 2021

How can we keep people healthy and participating in the activity they love? How do we ensure that those going back to sport or going back to work are ready, and how do we make sure they don’t reinjure?  These questions have fascinated me for much of my professional career. ...

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PT Board Specialty Exam Prep Guide – Sports (SCS) – Orthopaedic (OCS) board specialty prep ceu Mar 14, 2021

Figuring out which resources to use to prepare for the PT board specialty exam can be a daunting process. But with the right study plan and a few key resources, you can ace the test!

There is one thing that you need to know about preparing: You have to use multiple sources in order to...

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How do you know if someone is ready to return to work or sport after injury? return to sport Feb 11, 2021

How would you respond if someone asked, “How much would you bet that your patient or client is ready to go back to sport, work, or daily activity without increased risk of injury?”  We may never be completely confident and it won’t be a sure bet.  But, how do you...

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