Comprehensive Evaluation of
• biomechanical status (range of motion, strength, location of pain, presence of trigger points, demands on postural system, and general functional abilities)
• life role and lifestyle demands, sleep integrety, level of exertional tolerance, and co-morbid symptom involvement.
• present strategies used for symptom management including the availability of a health care team and self advocacy skills.
• sensory system as it relates to environmental sensitivities,
fatigue, mood, and general stress.
Treatment focus is on collaborative decision making for appropriate implementation of new activities and modification of present activities of daily living; including self utilization of best practice strategies, tools and equipment, and health care resources, for an improved sense of control, functionality,and quality of life.
Trial of FDA approved tools for self management of pain include:
LED Light Therapy
Pulsed magnetic current
Microcurrents (TENS, Alpha-stim)
as well as:
Various myofascial release tools
Contrast temperature techniques and equipment
Pivot postural system, Mackenzie, and foam roller equipment
Sacrowedgy and Neck Re-lease devices
Stretching assist tools
Ergonomic seating and other functional devices
Plantar fascitis solutions
Deep pressure protocols for sensory adaptation
Sleep hygiene strategies
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