Tag: <span>pathoplasticity</span>

The Concept of Pathoplasticity

Pathoplasticity Regardless of what illness or injury we have incurred, no two of us appear to respond the same to almost identical situations. This is the concept of pathoplasticity. When we have the flu, or a sprained ankle, or a bruised knee, we have different levels of alarm, concern, expectancy and different ways of responding, …

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Discarded

Discarded patients: Several years ago, I passed the threshold of having seen 5,000 injured workers. Most of the patients …
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Community Influences

I see many Hispanic patients, and they may be more difficult to return to work for several important, and often overlooked, …
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Modified Duty Work

There is the positive future expectancy (PFE) group of claimants who anticipate that a forthcoming surgery (postponed for …
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