Can Tetanus Infection Result in Acquired Talipes Equinovarus? A Case Report

Posted by on Sep 28, 2015 in Uncategorized |

Can Tetanus Infection Result In Acquired Talipes Equinovarus? A Case Report Auwal Abdullahi Neurological Rehabilitation Unit, Department of Physiotherapy, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria Abstract Background: Acquired talipes equinovarus is usually seen in conditions such as post-polio syndrome, cerebral palsy, meningitis and sciatic nerve damage. However, it may be possible in any condition favouring contracture development. Aim: The aim of...

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Congenital Muscular Dystrophy (CMD)

Posted by on Jul 20, 2015 in Uncategorized |

The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) is an association of neurologists and neuroscience professionals and the American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM) is an association of neurologists, doctors of physical medicine and rehabilitation (PMR), and other health care professionals. Experts from the AAN and AANEM carefully reviewed the available scientific studies on diagnosing and managing CMD. We are pleased...

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A Physical Therapist Perspective on Evaluation and Treatment for Cervical Radiculopathy

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Publications |

A Physical Therapist Perspective on Evaluation and Treatment for Cervical Radiculopathy Mardel Grant, P.T. (Grand Rapids, MI) and Charles Xeller, M.D. (Houston, Texas) Introduction From time to time the physical therapist will evaluate and treat patients, referred by the orthopedist, with neck or cervical pain. Typically, these patients with neck pain will have a diagnosis of cervical radiculopathy with presenting symptoms that can be caused by...

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