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Post-operative rehabilitation of a distal biceps brachii tendon reattachment in a weightlifter: a case report.

Objective: To describe the successful rehabilitation of a distal biceps brachii tendon reattachment following an acute traumatic tendon rupture. Clinical Features: A 30-year-old weightlifter presented five days post-op after a left distal biceps tendon repair. A three month one pound weight-restriction was recommended by the attending surgeon. Active and passive elbow and wrist range of

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Conservative management of a chronic recurrent flexor hallucis longus stenosing tenosynovitis in a pre-professional ballet dancer: a case report

Objective: To describe the successful conservative management of a chronic recurrent flexor halluces longus (FHL) stenosing tenosynovitis. Clinical Features: A 20-year-old female preprofessional ballet dancer presented with medial ankle and mid-foot pain of 7.5 months duration. Pain was constant but exacerbated with training and assuming the en pointe and demi-pointe dance positions. Plantar flexion of

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Imaging Case Review: Grade V acromioclavicular joint separation in a 57-year-old mountain biker

Patients rarely present to a chiropractic office setting during the acute stage of a high-grade (i.e. Rockwood types IV-VI) separation of the acromioclavicular (AC) joint. Moreover, such cases are non-existent in the peerreviewed chiropractic literature. Some controversy exists over the optimal (surgical vs. non-surgical) treatment of severe AC joint injuries. Published reports of nonoperative management

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Chiropractic management of a geriatric patient with idiopathic neuralgic amyotrophy: a case report

Objective: The purpose of this paper is to describe chiropractic management of a patient with neuralgic amyotrophy (NA) and to provide discussion regarding presentation, differential diagnosis, management and prognosis of idiopathic NA. Case presentation: An 85 year old Caucasian male presented to a chiropractic clinic with right periscapular and lateral rib cage pain. The patient

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Concussion assessment and management knowledge among chiropractic fourth year interns and residents

Objectives: To investigate the degree of knowledge chiropractic fourth year interns and post-graduate chiropractic residents have in regard to concussion diagnosis and management. Methods: A survey modified from a study conducted by Boggild and Tator (2012), was administered to fourth year chiropractic interns and post-graduate residents via SurveyMonkey.com. Results: Chiropractic fourth year interns and postgraduate

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