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Self-Management for Back Pain

Successful approaches to chronic conditions such as persistent back pain require some level of patient adaptation including self-management. This does not mean that patients are left alone to manage their conditions, rather a collaborative...

Sitting and Smoking, Revisited

With many of the restrictions placed on the general population during COVID-19, there were greater levels of sedentary behavior such as sitting. While sitting has often been heralded as the “new smoking”, this is...

Best Practice Guide for Heel Pain

A best practice guide for the management of plantar heel pain based on a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trails and qualitative evaluation of expert interviews and patient surveys was published in...

21st Century Cares Act

A component of the 21st Century Cures Act went into effect on April 5, 2021. One of its aims is to prevent “information blocking” by streamlining patient access to electronic health information (EHI).  This...