Because these memes were burning a hole in my pocket and were worth crawling out of the cave for.
May or may not be what I look like
He probably uses that finger for it too
Does anyone really know what “movement system” means?
Sorry not sorry to all the homeopaths out there
Actually, you can’t. But you can rip a lot of people off and likely commit insurance fraud in doing so.
Come on, who has done it? Can’t be just me.
Had to go there
The battle over technical definitions of words and missing the point entirely.
Is this still a thing? Please tell me the fad is over.
The struggle is real
Welcome to our series on “Crazy Things In PT.” You can find other posts in the series via these links – Outdated Interventions, Postural Restoration, Crazy Manual Therapy. Before we begin, here’s a little note from the management:
These articles are intended to show some of the things currently done by physical therapists around the US and around the globe. There are many very well meaning PTs out there and we are not in this to shame or accuse specific people of evil motives, only to expose specific theories and/or interventions in physical therapy. We acknowledge that patients do get improvement with some of these techniques, but strong claims call for strong evidence to back it up. Remember, some people do get better after taking a sugar pill.
Individuals will be used as examples from their own videos or published articles, but in every case we will use as much of their own material as possible so they can speak for themselves. Oh, and this is not an educational/research site, so if you have a problem with satire you should just move on.
Oh boy. The sacred cow of physical therapy…exercise. Truth is, some exercises are just stupid. And for this post we’ll be focusing on stupid exercises, corrective exercises, and things that loosely fall under the term “exercise.”
Let’s get something out of the way right now, is there anything more stupid than the “empty can” exercise? First off, it’s unnatural. Second, for many people it’s painful. Third, it’s stupid.
If someone has pain with a combination of shoulder internal rotation and elevation, maybe you shouldn’t have them do it as a strengthening exercise! Think, just a little. Continue reading
The newest batch of memes, hot and ready.
More memes for your enjoyment
More memes for your enjoyment! Feel free to use ’em if you like ’em.
Work meetings are the devil
I despise online medical compliance training
Have I mentioned how dumb medical online compliance training is?
Why stop at foam rollers?
For you PT sadists out there!
Passive aggressive mom is disappointed in you…
Huge pet peeve of mine
Donald Trump: this can’t be real, right?! Right?!
Wouldn’t surprise me…