PT Therapy Fix Content by Month

September 2021
  • Therapy Resources: 
    • Low-Dye Taping for Plantar Fasciopathy
    • Tendon Needling: Evidence and Summary
    • Phases of Gait and Muscle Activation
    • Basic Lower Extremity Seated Exercises
    • Vestibular Neuritis
    • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
      • A Comparative Study of Treatment Interventions for Patellar Tendinopathy: A Randomized Controlled Trial (2021)
      • Does Exercise Increase Vestibular and Ocular Motor Symptom Detection After Sport-Related Concussion? (2021)
    August 2021
    • Therapy Resources: 
      • Wrist Extensor Compartments Anatomy and Tendinopathy Considerations
      • Sciatic Nerve Glides
      • Temporomandibular Dysfunction and What to Expect
      • Defensible Documentation and Medical Necessity for Physical Therapists
      • Instructions for Acute Low Back Pain
      • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
        • Effects of Occlusal Splint Therapy in Patients With Migraine or Tension-Type Headache and Comorbid Temporomandibular Disorder (2019)
        • Central Drive to the Paretic Ankle Plantarflexors Affects the Relationship Between Propulsion and Walking Speed After Stroke (2020)
      July 2021
      • Therapy Resources: 
        • Loading Guidelines for the Intervertebral Disc
        • What is Occipital Neuralgia?
        • Identifying Trendelenburg Gait
        • Gluteus Medius Exercises
        • Basilar Stroke
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Move It or Lose It? The Effect of Early Active Movement on Clinical Outcomes Following Rotator Cuff Repair: A Systematic Review With Meta-Analysis (2021)
          • Once-Daily Incremental Vestibular-Ocular Reflex Adaptation Training in Patients With Chronic Peripheral Vestibular Hypofunction: A 1-Week Randomized Controlled Study (2021)

        June 2021

        • The DN4 for Evaluating Neuropathic Pain: Interpretation and Implications for Practice
        • Why Your Home Exercise Program Matters and How To Get the Most Out of It
        • Descending Spinal Cord Tracts
        • Banded Mobility Activities
        • Early Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Barriers to Home-Based Exercise Program Adherence With Chronic Low Back Pain: Patient Expectations Regarding New Technologies (2016)
          • 8% Capsaicin Patch in Treatment of Peripheral Neuropathic Pain (2020)

        May 2021

        • Peripheral Nerve Entrapments of the Tibial and Peroneal Nerves
        • Strength Training Recommendations After Stroke
        • Evidence-Based Stretching with Dosage Guidelines
        • Signs and Symptoms of MCA stroke
        • Gait Patterns
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Strength Training for Skeletal Muscle Endurance After Stroke (2017)
          • Agreement Between Physical Therapists in Diagnosing Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (2021)

        April 2021

        • A Continuum of Traumatic Brain Injury Outcome Measures for Walking
        • Post-operative Rehabilitation Guidelines for Lumbar Surgery
        • Scaption Raise Endurance Exercise for Subacromial Pain Syndrome
        • What Is a Multiple Sclerosis Attack, What To Expect and What To Do About It
        • Isometrics for Rheumatoid Arthritis
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Cognitive-Behavioral-Based Physical Therapy for Patients With Chronic Pain Undergoing Lumbar Spine Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial (2016)
          • Long-Term Follow-Up of Use of Therapy Services for Patients With Moderate-to-Severe Traumatic Brain Injury (2020)

        March 2021

        • Maintenance Therapy: What is it and how do you justify it in documentation
        • Frozen Shoulder: Now What?
        • Patellar Tendinopathy Loading Resource
        • Peripheral Radial Nerve Entrapments- Diagnostic Resource for Clinicians
        • Scalene Muscle Activities
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Effectiveness of Progressive Tendon-Loading Exercise Therapy in Patients with Patellar Tendinopathy: a Randomised Clinical Trial (2021)
          • Day-to-Day Variability of Walking Performance Measures in Individuals Post Stroke and Individuals With Parkinson Disease (2020)

        February 2021

        • Typical Lab Value Ranges
        • Deep Neck Flexor Strengthening
        • Navigating Stairs With an Assistive Device
        • What is Cardiovascular Disease?
        • Strategies to Limit Edema at Home
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Clinical Effects of Deep Cervical Flexor Muscle Activation in Patients with Chronic Neck Pain (2016)
          • Turning Toward Monitoring of Gaze Stability Exercises: The Utility of Wearable Sensors (2020)

        January 2021

        • Precautions and Contraindications to Spinal Manual Therapy
        • Sahrmann’s Lower Abdominal Exercises
        • Setting up a Pain Free Work Station + Checklist
        • Migraine - How Therapy Can Help
        • Typical Musculoskeletal Tissue Healing Time Frames
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Effects of Different Endurance Exercise Modalities on Migraine Days and Cerebrovascular Health in Episodic Migraineurs: A Randomized Controlled Trial (2018)
          • Abdominal Muscle Activation: An EMG Study of the Sahrmann Five-Level Core Stability Test (2020)

        December 2020

        • Stiffness After Total Knee Replacement: What to Expect
        • Lumbar Radiculopathy Typical Presentations by Level
        • How to Stop Freezing with Parkinson's
        • Using the Dapre Protocol to Increase Strength
        • Grated Motor Imagery 
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • The Effectiveness of Mechanical Traction Among Subgroups of Patients With Low Back Pain and Leg Pain: A Randomized Trial (2016)
          • A Controlled Trial of Weight-bearing Versus Non-Weight Bearing Exercises for Patellofemoral Pain (2007)

        November 2020

        • How Does Manual Therapy Reduce Pain?
        • Transtibial Residual Limb Wrapping
        • Typical Cervical Radiculopathy Presentations
        • Drop Foot
        • Submaximal Aerobic Capacity Assessments For Clinical Settings
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • High-Intensity Interval Training Versus Moderate-Intensity Continuous Training Within Cardiac Rehabilitation
          • Slip-Fall Predictors in Community-Dwelling, Ambulatory Stroke Survivors: A Cross-sectional Study

        October 2020

        • Directional Preference Sample Progressions for Low Back Pain with Radiating Pain
        • How Physical Therapy Can Help Those With Rheumatoid Arthritis
        • Start Back Screening Tool Interpretation Guidelines for Clinicians
        • Common Neurologic Medications
        • Manual Muscle Testing with a Handheld Dynamometer
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Assessment of isometric muscle strength and rate of torque development with hand-held dynamometry: Test-retest reliability and relationship with gait velocity after stroke
          • Effects of Aerobic and Resistance Exercise in Older Adults With Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Randomized Controlled Trial

        September 2020

        • Blood Flow Restriction Training: Brief Overview and Dosing Guidelines
        • Fitting your Bike
        • Blood Flow Restriction Training Preparticipation Screen
        • Common Cardiopulmonary Medications
        • Common Contraindication and Precautions
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Proximal, Distal, and Contralateral Effects of Blood Flow Restriction Training on the Lower Extremities: A Randomized Controlled Trial
          • Enriched, Task-Specific Therapy in the Chronic Phase After Stroke: An Exploratory Study

        August 2020

        • Back Pain
          • Handout: Reducing the Risk of Future Back Pain
          • Spinal Pathology Questionnaire
          • Cauda Equina Syndrome: Quick Examination Checklist for Clinicians
        • Ankylosing Spondylitis
          • Ankylosing Spondylitis: Now What?
          • Inspiratory Muscle Training for Ankylosing Spondylitis
          • Clinical Signs of Ankylosing Spondylitis: Resource for Clinicians
        • Foot Care
          • Handout: Charcot Foot
          • Foot Care
          • The Neurologic Foot Examination
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Influence of timing of surgery on Cauda equina syndrome: Outcomes at a national spinal centre
          • The effectiveness of exergames in patients with ankylosing spondylitis: a randomized controlled trial
          • Treatment of Charcot Neuroarthropathy and osteomyelitis of the same foot: a retrospective cohort study

        July 2020

        • Achilles Tendinopathy
          • Achilles Tendon Pain: Answers to Common Questions
          • Evidence Based Exercise Sample Progression for Achilles Tendinopathy
          • Understanding Tendinopathy Load Management: Resource for Clinicians
        • Peripheral Artery Disease
          • Peripheral Artery Disease
          • Walking with Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)
          • Calculating Ankle Brachial Index or ABI
        • Caregiver Fatigue
          • Recognizing Caregiver Fatigue
          • Managing Caregiver Fatigue
          • Caregiver Resources
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Clinical risk factors for Achilles tendinopathy: A systematic review
          • Moderate-pain versus pain free exercise, walking capacity, and cardiovascular health in patients with peripheral artery disease
          • Physical and mental health effects of family caregiving

        June 2020

        • Patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS)
          • Pain around the Kneecap: What to Expect
          • Home Quadriceps Strengthening For Pain Around the Kneecap
          • Examination and Classification of Patellofemoral Syndrome for Clinicians
        • Pain and recovery
          • How Much is Enough? Rehabilitative Resistance Training Common Questions
          • Velocity Based Training: Brief Guide for Clinicians
          • Repetitions in Reserve Scale for Resistance Training
        • Shoulder pain and spinal cord injury
          • STOMPs protocol
          • Shoulder Pain After Spinal Cord Injury
          • Avoiding Painful Shoulders After Spinal Cord Injury
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Does foot mobility affect the outcome in the management of patellofemoral pain with foot orthoses versus hip exercises? A randomised clinical trial
          • Velocity Loss as a Critical Variable Determining the Adaptations to Strength Training
          • Strengthening and Optimal Movement for Painful Shoulders (STOMPS) in Chronic Spinal Cord Injury: A Randomized Controlled Trial

        May 2020

        • Pressure Sores
          • Understanding Pressure Sores
          • Prevention of Pressure Sores
          • Staging Pressure Sores
        • Carpal Tunnel
          • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: What to Expect
          • Conservative Management for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
          • Carpal Tunnel Diagnostic Guide for Clinicians
        • Cystic Fibrosis
          • What is Cystic Fibrosis
          • Home and Clinic Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis
          • Positions for Percussions and Postural Drainage
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • The Relationship between Nerve Conduction Study and Clinical Grading of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
          • Airway clearance techniques for cystic fibrosis: an overview of Cochrane systematic reviews
          • Preventive interventions for pressure ulcers in long-term older people care facilities: A systematic review

        April 2020

        • Neuro Materials
          • PREP2 Algorithm
          • Interventions based on Scores in the PREP or PREP2 algorithm
          • SAFE assessment
        • Ortho Materials
          • Shin Splints: What to Expect
          • Tape Guide for Shin Splints
          • Lower Leg Pain- Differential Diagnosis for Clinicians
        • Clinical Materials
          • The Role of Exercise in Losing Weight and Workout Recommendations
          • Dietary Resource List for People Wanting to Lose Weight and Improve Health
          • Supplements for Joint Pain and Healing: Summary of Evidence for Physical Therapists
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Run Clever – No difference in risk of injury when comparing progression in running volume and running intensity in recreational runners: A randomised trial
          • A systematic review and meta-analysis of nutrition interventions for chronic noncancer pain
          • Prep2: A biomarker-based algorithm for predicting upper limb function after stroke

        March 2020

        • Neuro Materials
          • What is Guillain-Barré Syndrome?
          • Intervention Considerations for Guillain-Barré Syndrome
          • Guillain-Barré Syndrome: Now What?
        • Ortho Materials
          • Femoroacetabular impingement syndrome: what to expect
          • Lateral Plank Progression for Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome
          • Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome Diagnostic Criteria and Screening Guidelines for Clinicians
        • Clinical Materials
          • Vascular Claudication: What to Expect
          • Exercise Protocol for Vascular Claudication
          • Examination Techniques for Vascular Claudication
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Physiotherapy as an Initial Treatment Option for Femoroacetabular Impingement: A Systematic Review of the Literature and Meta-analysis of 5 Randomized Controlled Trials
          • Supervised exercise therapy versus home-based exercise therapy versus walking advice for intermittent claudication
          • Importance of Intensive and Prolonged Treatment on Guillain-Barre Syndrome Long-term Outcome: A Retrospective Study
        • Other Materials (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Clinical anatomy cards: Hip anatomy
          • Sticker of the month
          • Quote postcard of the month

        February 2020

        • Neuro Materials
          • Handout: Understanding Movement with Parkinson’s Disease
          • Intervention: Parkinson’s Disease: Home Exercise Tips
          • Resource: LSVT Big Frequently Asked Questions
        • Ortho Materials
          • Handout: Meniscus Tears: What to Expect
          • Intervention: Evidence Based Exercises for Meniscus Tears
          • Resource: Triage and Classification of Knee Pain with Mobility Deficits for Clinicians
        • Clinical Materials
          • Handout: Sleep and Pain
          • Intervention: Graded Exposure Protocol for Persistent Pain
          • Resource: Nervous System Sensitization: Assessment Strategies for Clinicians
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Comparing Exercise in Parkinson’s Disease – The Berlin LSVT BIG Study (2010)
          • Can even experienced orthopaedic surgeons predict who will benefit from surgery when patients present with degenerative meniscal tears? A survey of 194 orthopaedic surgeons who made 3880 predictions (2019)
          • Effect of Pain Neuroscience Education Combined With Cognition-Targeted Motor Control Training on Chronic Spinal Pain. A Randomized Clinical Trial (2018)
        • Other Materials (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Clinical anatomy cards: Anatomy of the Knee
          • Sticker of the month
          • Quote postcard of the month

        January 2020

        • Neuro Materials
          • Handout: Bone Mineral Density After Spinal Cord Injury
          • Intervention: Medical Treatment of Decreased Bone Mineral Density After Spinal Cord Injury
          • Resource: At Home Guide to Minimizing Bone Loss After Spinal Cord Injury
        • Ortho Materials
          • Handout: Whiplash Associated Disorders
          • Intervention: What Interventions Work Best For Whiplash Associated Disorder?
          • Resource: Triage and Classification of Whiplash Associated Disorder for Clinicians
        • Clinical Materials
          • Handout: Types of Neuropathy
          • Intervention: What to Expect with Peripheral Nerve Injury
          • Resource: Sensory Examination Tool for Physical Therapists
        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Standing Frame and Electrical Stimulation Therapies Partially Preserve Bone Strength in a Rodent Model of Acute Spinal Cord Injury (2013)
          • The effect of three exercise approaches on health-related quality of life, and factors associated with its improvement in chronic whiplash-associated disorders: analysis of a randomized controlled trial (2018)
          • Diabetic Gait Is Not Just Slow Gait: Gait
            Compensations in Diabetic Neuropathy (2019)

        November 2019

        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Rehabilitation Techniques to Maximize Spasticity Management (2011)
          • Non‐pharmacological Management of Persistent Headaches Associated with Neck Pain: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration (2019)
          • Exercise and insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes mellitus: A systematic review and meta-analysis. (2019)
        • Other Materials (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Clinical cards: Nerve Signals via Brain and Spinal Cord
          • Sticker of the month

        October 2019

        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Vestibular Rehabilitation for Peripheral Vestibular Hypofunction: An Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline (2016)
          • Comparison of three types of exercise in the treatment of rotator cuff tendinopathy/shoulder impingement syndrome: A randomized controlled trial (2017)
          •  High‐Intensity Resistance and Impact Training Improves Bone Mineral Density and Physical Function in Postmenopausal Women with Osteopenia and Osteoporosis: The LIFTMOR Randomized Controlled Trial (2017)
        • Other Materials (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Clinical cards: Rotator Cuff
          • Sticker of the month

         

        September 2019

        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Training Dual Tasks together or Apart in Parkinson’s Disease: Results From the DUALITY Trial (2017)
          • Do lifestyle restrictions and precautions prevent dislocation after total hip arthroplasty? A systematic review and meta-analysis of the literature (2015)
          • Physical therapy informed by Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (PACT) versus usual care physical therapy for adults with chronic low back pain: a randomised controlled trial. (2019)
        • Other Materials (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Clinical cards: Hip and pelvic girdle
          • Sticker of the month

         

        August 2019

        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Women’s sexual functioning and sex life after spinal cord injury (2011)
          • Acute hamstring injuries in Swedish elite football: a prospective randomized controlled clinical trial comparing two rehabilitation protocols (2013)
          • Tai Chi and Fall Reductions in Older Adults: A Randomized Controlled Trial (2005)
        • Other Materials (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Clinical cards: The nervous system
          • Sticker of the month

         

        July 2019

        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • The impact of physical exercise on neuromuscular function in patients with Myasthenia gravis (2018)The effect of NMES on functional status and quality of life after knee arthroplasty (2015)
          • Effect of number of sprints in an SIT session on change in VO2max: a meta-analysis (2017)
        • Other Materials (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Clinical cards: The nervous system
          • Sticker of the month

         

        June 2018

        • Article Snapshots (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Modifications of the Epley (Canalith Repositioning) Maneuver for Posterior Canal Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) (2012)
          • High-load strength training improves outcome in patients with plantar fasciitis (2014)
          • Motivational interviewing in adults with chronic pain (2016)
        • Other Materials (exclusive to Therapy Fix, not for individual purchase)
          • Clinical cards: Plantar fascia, inner ear
          • Sticker of the month