After seeing this post on Pinterest from Creative Clinical Social Worker, I thought it would be helpful to post about terminology to use for pediatric therapy. If you follow my blog or website, you know I love the words "facilitate", "promote" and "encourage". When documenting therapy sessions I tend to overuse the words "completed" and "accomplished". So in order to expand my vocabulary I looked over the list and added some of my own. Some of the terms are more suitable for evaluations and…
Some very small tips can make a very big improvement in your kinesiology taping results. Now you can have this important information at your fingertips every time you tape with Theratape's handy Kinesiology Taping Do's and Don'ts infographic.
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Myotomes of the Spinal Cord Each segmental nerve root innervates more than one muscle. For simplicity, certain muscles or muscle groups are identified as representing a single spinal nerve root. External anal sphincter tone should also be assessed by digital examination. Note that the spinal cord ends at Ll (below this is the cauda equina). The cauda equina is more resilient to injury than the spinal cord. #Myotomes #SpinalCord #Diagnosis #Neurology #Localization