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Concise, relevant conversations with Mayo Clinic Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation experts. Working to add quality back to life.
Meet the Host
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Physiatrist interested in musculoskeletal medicine (spine and hand) and manual medicine
August 13, 2019
Abnormal movement patterns that aren’t caused by a motor disease can be very difficult to diagnose and treat. Often, these conditions are a diagnosis of exclusion. Patients can see multiple providers before receiving a proper diagnosis. But how do we help these patients regain normal gait? Dr. Jeff Thompson discusses the Behavioral Shaping Therapy (BeST) approach. Listen in as he tells you how to set your patients up for success when diagnosed with a functional movement disorder. For more on the BeST program, visit https://mayocl.in/2MJ6sNJ.
July 30, 2019
What is the role of stem cells in treating spinal cord injuries? What’s the research demonstrating in motor outcomes after epidural stimulation? Dr. Garlanger steps through multiple causes of non-traumatic spinal cord injuries and the need for research around outcome predictions. Listen to learn about adaptive exercise for your patients and how to help them be active with spinal cord injuries.
July 12, 2019
PRP, BMAC, prolotherapy, placental derivatives, and microfragmented adipose tissue. What are they, what can we treat with them, and what does the evidence support? Dr. Jacob Sellon dives into these questions and discusses difficulties in the exploding field of regenerative medicine.