Rehabilitation Medicine

Improving Muscle Health

Nathan K. LeBrasseur, M.S., Ph.D., Associate Professor and Co-Chair of Research in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, discusses age- and disease-associated muscle loss.

Publish Date: 5/18/2015

Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Services at Mayo Clinic Square

Jonathan Finnoff, D.O., Medical Director for Mayo Clinic Square, Sports Medicine Center discusses the unique services available to casual and professional athletes at the new center in Minneapolis.

Publish Date: 3/10/2015

Rehabilitative Medicine Research Center Open House

Christopher H. Evans, Ph.D., Director of Rehabilitation Medicine Research Center (RMRC), Mayo Clinic PM&R, discusses the RMRC’s recent open house.

Publish Date: 11/21/2014

Repetitive Facilitative Exercise as a Novel Therapy for Stroke Rehabilitation

Billie Schultz, M.D. and Scott Miller, O.T., presents on current clinical research happening in Stroke Rehabilitation, Repetitive Facilitative Exercise. This is a novel therapy technique that addresses arm weakness after a stroke has occurred.

Publish Date: 4/22/2014

Mayo Clinic Study Finds that Cardiac Rehab Reduces Mortality by 45 Percent

Randal Thomas, M.D., director of Mayo Clinic's Cardiovascular Health Clinic, and colleagues found that patients who participate in cardiac rehabilitation after having heart interventions, have a 45-percent lower mortality rate.

Publish Date: 4/3/2012

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Implementing Health & Wellness Programs

Candy Tefertiller, P.T., D.P.T., A.T.P., NCS, Director Physical Therapy, Craig Hospital, Englewood, Colorado discusses practical applications for implementing health and wellness programs in SCI.

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Rehabilitation Following Amputation

Karen Andrews, M.D., Director of Amputee Rehabilitation Services at Mayo Clinic talks about rehabilitation following upper extremity amputation, phases of rehabilitation and advances in prosthetics.

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TBI Model Grant Update

Thomas Bergquist, Ph.D., LP, sits down to share the progress of the first six months of Mayo Clinic's renewed TBI Model Grant researching into the viability and actualization of Tele-Health practices.

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Ernest 'Ernie' Johnson, M.D. - 2013 Frank Krusen Lectureship

Known widely as a pioneer in physical medicine and rehabilitation, Ernest Johnson, MD, is also known as the heart and soul of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department

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Tai Chi at Mayo Clinic

Dr. Mary Jurrison explains how Mayo Clinic incorporates Tai Chi into physical medicine and rehabilitation, including cardiac rehabilitation.

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Gait Speed: It's Not Why, But How Fast Did The Chicken Cross The Road?

Craig Karpman, M.D., presents on defining short distance gait speed measurements, the influential factors and clinical outcomes, gait speed in Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (COPD) as well as clinical implementation of this new technique for rehabilitation.

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Chris Norton's Live Case Study from a PT Perspective at Mayo Clinic

Physical Therapist Megan Gill explains the process and challenges of rehabilitation for Chris Norton, and the next steps in his journey.

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Motion Analysis Lab Introduction at Mayo Clinic

Dr. Kaufman gives an introduction to the Motion Analysis Lab, and it's specific use in our Live Case Study with Chris Norton.

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