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Short Term Effects of the Epley Maneuver for BPPV

Short Term Effects of the Epley Maneuver for BPPV

Short-term efficacy of Epley's manoeuvre: a double-blind randomised trial. von Brevern M, Seelig T, Radtke A, Tiel-Wilck K, Neuhauser H, Lempert T. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2006 Aug;77(8):980-2. Abstract BACKGROUND: Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo of the posterior canal (PC-BPPV) is...

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Chad Reilly April 26, 2015 No Comments

Eat Less for More Muscle?

Eat Less for More Muscle?

Always looking for something for nothing, this might be the ultimate. When I was a competitive bodybuilder and weightlifter I was always force feeding myself to gain weight and compete in higher weight classes, and as fun as that sounds...

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Chad Reilly April 17, 2015 No Comments

Post-Concussion Syndrome Treated With Aerobic Exercise

Post-Concussion Syndrome Treated With Aerobic Exercise

A preliminary study of subsymptom threshold exercise training for refractory post-concussion syndrome. Clin J Sport Med. 2010 Jan;20(1):21-7.  Leddy JJ, Kozlowski K, Donnelly JP, Pendergast DR, Epstein LH, Willer B. Abstract OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of subsymptom...

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Chad Reilly September 30, 2014 2 Comments

Vestibular Rehabilitation & Post-Concussion Syndrome

Vestibular Rehabilitation & Post-Concussion Syndrome

Vestibular rehabilitation for dizziness and balance disorders after concussion. J Neurologic Physical Therapy. 2010 Jun;34(2):87-93. Alsalaheen BA, Mucha A, Morris LO, Whitney SL, Furman JM, Camiolo-Reddy CE, Collins MW, Lovell MR, Sparto PJ. Abstract BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Management of dizziness...

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Chad Reilly September 26, 2014 2 Comments