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Rick Rutkowski
Doctor of physical therapy, personal trainer and instructor with 25 years of helping people feel and perform better!
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Ann-Marie Riley Jul 9
Hospitalisation of older adults can lead to irreversible decline in functional status+affect quality of life post discharge
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Gavin Preston, M.D. Jul 7
Patients are not "customers." The word "patient" recognizes their uniquely vulnerable position. They need people 100% committed to them.
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Exercise Works! Jul 9
Action on cardiovascular disease: getting serious about UK prevention via
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Dr Ken Miller, DPT Jul 1
PTs are doctors who specialize in the movement system. Proper movement reduces DM2, CVD, CA, chronic disease.
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Gavin Preston, M.D. Jul 2
Several US studies found we doctors interrupt patients 18-23 secs into the interview. A UK study-- 53 secs. Can we give patients one minute?
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Gavin Preston, M.D. Jun 30
Quote from my physical therapist:"It's time for greedy insurance corps. to get out of the doctor-patient relationship & let us do our jobs."
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Gavin Preston, M.D. Jul 3
50% US doctors burnedout; 24% residents depressed. We're not going to solve this until we get back with patients, spend <2/3 time with .
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Dr Ken Miller, DPT Jul 1
People outside of PT profession & many PTs themselves understate the value of a PT in improving population health.
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The Cooper Institute Jul 4
The Cooper Institute Daily is out! Stories via
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Dr. Joyce ✳️ Jun 30
Love, love, love this. SO True!!
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Rich Duszak, MD Jun 30
"Rural hospitals take a financial hit when they provide care to uninsured patients who can't afford it."
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Rick Rutkowski Jun 30
Scapular work can be performed anywhere. Even at the train station
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Gavin Preston, M.D. Jun 30
IMO two hours of sleep is better than one, three hours is better than two, etc. Sleep anywhere, anytime. Have no pride.
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C. Michael Gibson MD Jun 3
Never be afraid to scrape the old paint off your life if it is not what you pictured 4 yourself. Taking away paint is creative 2
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Rick Rutkowski Jun 2
Talk with Michael Phelps yesterday at the American College of sports medicine's annual conference in Denver
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Rick Rutkowski May 27
Essential back strengthening and endurance work. Showing varying degrees of difficulty by changing hand positions
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Exercise Works! May 18
"weight loss plus combined aerobic and resistance exercise was the most effective in improving functional status of obese older adults" NEJM
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Rick Rutkowski Apr 8
Hamstrings on the foam roller.
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Rick Rutkowski Apr 8
Uncommon from roller exercise
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Rick Rutkowski Apr 2
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