Jamie Barnes

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Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Definition/Description<p>Spinal stenosis is a condition in which the spinal canal narrows and the nerve roots and spinal cord become compressed. Because …

Effective Treatments for Textbook Lumbar Stenosis

7 comments<p>Here are my go-to treatments for patients who have a textbook presentation of lumbar stenosis.<p>The ironic thing about stenosis is that …

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

<b>Top Contributors</b> - Matthias Steenwerckx, Laure-Anne Callewaert, Gwen Wyns, Ine Wittevrongel<p>Definition/Description<p>Complex regional pain syndrome …

High Ankle Sprains

• 32shares<br>• 20<p>As football season is upon us, we often hear the term “high ankle sprain” used by announcers and in the media. This guest article from …

Rotator Cuff Disease. A Guest Blog by Benoy Mathew

<b>I'm pleased to give you another great guest blog on 'The Sports Physio' on a subject close to my heart, the shoulder! Ben who is a ESP physio in the</b> …

My 10 Commandments for Physiotherapists

<b>Now a commandment is a divine rule, a decree given by a higher power, God’s words… and although I have been accused of having a God complex from time</b> …

British athletics muscle injury classification: a new grading system

• Freckleton G,<br>• Pizzari T<p>. Risk factors for hamstring muscle strain injury in sport: a systematic review and meta-analysis.Br J Sports Med 2013;47:351–8.<p>…

Imaging

Palpation, is it a skill, an art or an illusion?

<b>This blog is a talk I did recently at a Sports and Exercise Medicine Conference on the role of palpation within our profession, highlighting some of</b> …

True Core Stability: A Summary of Why the Diaphragm is so Important.

<i>Breathing is a fundamental movement through which the whole human being-in-situation is expressed.</i> Godard<p>The diaphragm is invisible to us, and yet we …

Meniscus Tear

Article by John Miller<p>What is a Meniscus?<p>Your <b>knee meniscus</b> is a fibrocartilage that separates thigh bone (femur) from your shin bone (tibia). It is …

Sports Injuries

<b>Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tears</b><p>ACL tears are a very common sporting injury. They are most frequent in twisting and cutting sports such as …

The Latest: California county to close most offices for week

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — The latest on the mass shooting at a social services facility in San Bernardino, California (all times local):<p>11:44 p.m.<p>…

As San Bernardino Shooting Unfolds, Reid Pushes Guns Measure (Updated)

<b>Updated 10:29 a.m. |</b> Following Wednesday's mass shooting in San Bernardino, Calif., Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid said the Democrats will call …

San Bernardino witness: I heard a barrage of bullets

A San Bernardino, California, resident describes the moment police forces opened fire on the suspects. He talks to CNN's Erin Burnett.

NASA mission sends back fuzzy, color 'movies' of Pluto

Sure, Pluto doesn't have full-fledged planetary status anymore, but we're still excited to get some pictures from the edge of the Solar System. The New Horizons spacecraft is carrying a "Multicolor Visible Imaging Camera" that takes stills in blue, red, and near-infrared, then puts them together …

Microsoft's New Lumia Models Will Make Windows Phone Cool Again

As it stands, Micrsosoft’s Windows Phone operating system sits firmly in third position on the OS US market share table behind Android (51.5%) and iOS (42.4%), with a mere 3.6%. That’s not a good figure for a company like Microsoft, which is used to operating in the upper echelons. But there’s no …

Intel’s New Core M Processors Will Bring Thin, Fanless Convertible Notebooks This Holiday

Intel has launched its Core M processor line at IFA 2014 this year, and is announcing a number of key launch partners that will be shipping Intel M-based convertible notebooks starting this holiday season. The new M chips allow users to build much thinner designs, since they’re incredibly …

Etsy, Kickstarter, Reddit and Others Will "Slow Down" Sites as Protest

To be clear, the sites will not actually load more clearly, this is just a sort of symbolic protest.<p>As a stand against the U.S. Federal Communications Commission’s proposal on net neutrality, a group of popular websites will stage an “Internet Slowdown” on Sept. 10.<p>The plan is to overlay their …

Scientists 'make telepathy breakthrough'

Research led by experts at Harvard University shows technology can be used to send a simple mental message from one person to another without any contact between the two.<p>Neuroscientist Giulio Ruffini told the Today programme: "You can actually transmit information directly from one brain to another …

When Dreadnoughtus roamed Earth, other dinosaurs got out of the way

In the arid badlands of southern Patagonia, 60 miles off the electrical grid, scientists have unearthed a remarkably complete skeleton of a new species of dinosaur — one of the largest creatures ever to have walked Earth.<p>This hulking dinosaur stood two stories tall at its shoulder and weighed as …

Want To Live Longer? Take A Stand, Study Says

If you're reading this at your desk or on your couch, you might want to stand up first. While many of us think we can counter the effects of sitting all day in front of our computers or TV, by working up a sweat at the gym, a new study suggests that simply standing more could be better for …