It’s been awhile since I posted anything – sorry about that. Between excessive travel, new projects with new partners, and unexpected foot surgery, time marched on without me! 173 more words
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As health care providers, particularly Physiotherapists, we often advocate that what we do now will improve patient’s health and well-being for the future. In the context of Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries, those nasty injuries that we tend to see more and more these days, particularly in young female athletes, have you ever mentioned to your patient that 1) within two decades their knee is likely to show signs of osteoarthritis and 2) if they have their ACL reconstructed, it likely won’t change this fate? 458 more words
What an interesting week! Challenging but interesting and overall I think I’m going to really enjoy clinical medicine.
The hardest thing this week is constantly feeling like I’m putting people out by asking to talk to them or examine them, however, I won’t learn if I don’t do it properly. 173 more words
Two Distinct Episodes of Whooping Cough Caused by Consecutive Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis Infections in a Fully Immunized Healthy Boy.
We describe a 5-year-old, fully immunized boy with PCR proven consecutive B. pertussis and B. parapertussis infections causing typical whooping cough at the age of 2 and 5 years, respectively. 32 more words