Data-Driven Recovery

Data-Driven Recovery

Getting personal with the Plantiga system Hello all! The photo above was taken November 9, 2019 by my wife on the way to Victoria General Hospital after I suffered a syndesmotic ankle fracture (not only did I break my ankle, I also tore a ligament). I slipped on a wet...
Assessing Asymmetries with Movement Maps

Assessing Asymmetries with Movement Maps

Part 2: When the Lab Doesn’t Cut It Anymore Continued from Part 1 Have you ever heard of the Hawthorne Effect? You should Google this term. It refers to the effects of taking a measurement on what we actually want to measure. Imagine you are a...
Assessing Functional Asymmetries After Injury

Assessing Functional Asymmetries After Injury

Part 1: the Journey Continues Istruggled early in my career to marry science with coaching. I lived in a dichotomy. I was a graduate student completing a Master of Science in muscle physiology, doing all kinds of neuromuscular testing. I would then leave the lab, head...