Learning about health promotion through behavior change: a novel qualitative study of physiotherapy students incorporating applied intervention and reflection.
Discussion: Students demonstrated understanding of the complexity and challenges associated with being a practitioner. The assessment task gave students an authentic learning experience to navigate factors such as establishing personal interests, negotiating goals, and addressing motivation. Furthermore, it highlighted that opportunities may exist for students to participate in, and learn from, practice-relevant situations outside of clinical placements. PMID: 31210562 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
[SAnews.gov.za] Public Service and Administration Minister Senzo Mchunu has commended the physiotherapists who came up with the idea of inventing standing boxes for children born with cerebral palsy.
Journal of Orthopaedic&Sports Physical Therapy, Ahead of Print.
This study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of high-intensity interval training compared with no intervention and other types of training interventions for people with Type 2 Diabetes. A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials that used high-interval intensity training to improve anthropometric, cardiopulmonary and metabolic conditions were conducted. The search was performed during October–December 2017 using the databases PubMed, Web of Science and Physiotherapy Evidence Database (PEDro). The methodological quality of the studies was evaluated using the PEDro scale. A total of 10 a...
The objective was to analyze the impact of resistance therapy on the improvement in the motor function using a review and meta-analysis. A comprehensive literature research was conducted in Medline (PubMed), Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) Web of Knowledge, and Physiotherapy Evidence Database (PEDro) in relation to clinical trials in which resistance therapy was used and motor function was assessed. Twelve controlled clinical trials and three non-controlled clinical trials (only one intervention arm) studies were identified. In terms of pre–post difference, the overall intra-group effect was in favor o...
Objectives: 1) examine the preliminary effectiveness of the Physio-feEdback and Exercise pRogram (PEER) for shifting maladaptive to adaptive fall risk appraisal and reducing fall risk, 2) determine the participants' feedb...
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What Does Cochrane Say about … the Rehabilitation of Adult Incontinence? Physiother Can. 2019;71(3):299 Authors: PMID: 31719725 [PubMed]