Orthopaedic Division Review Previous Issues


Orthopaedic Division Review Editorial May-June 2016 – Patient management; What makes Athletes Different Right on the heels of another successful CPA congress and a very insightful and engaging Orthopedic Division Symposium, Read More Report from Chair As we approach Symposium, AGM, and CPA Congress.. Read More Clinical Tidbits Whether you are treating a sedentary office... Read more »


Orthopaedic Division Review Editorial March – April 2016 – Therapeutic alliance: the non-tangible side of treament As physiotherapists we like to touch and feel, to be able to put our hands on the problem and fix it. We are very particular about our techniques, the exercises we prescribe and the outcomes we can measure… Read... Read more »


Orthopaedic Division Review Editorial Nov – Dec 2015 -The Thoracic Spin: A Mystery or The Answer ? With the weather turning colder, we tuck our hands in close and draw our shoulders forward as we curl into a ball to retain some of that warm body heat. As patients enter our clinics in this huddled... Read more »


Orthopaedic Division Review Editorial Sep – Oct 2015 – Pain sciences for the orthopedic physiotherapist: educating patients about their pain Hello everyone and welcome to the first edition of the 2015-2016 ODR cycle. Julie and I are excited to be working together to bring you insightful and clinically relevant information that will enhance your practices.... Read more »


Orthopaedic Division Review Editorial May – June 2015 – Interdivisional Collaboration 4: Oncology and Orthopaedics For my final edition as Senior Editor of the ODR, I am excited to bring you this collaboration between the Orthopaedic and Oncology Divisions in which our contributors discuss oncological issues that relate to orthopaedic physiotherapists. As the rate of... Read more »


Orthopaedic Division Review Editorial March – April 2015 – Interdivisional Collaboration 3: Osteoarthritis from Paediatrics to Seniors  In this issue, we explore opposite ends of the spectrum of chronic conditions; the more familiar conditions of osteoporosis and osteoarthritis affecting seniors and the perhaps less familiar end of the spectrum involving paediatric injuries that predispose these... Read more »


Orthopaedic Division Review Editorial Nov – Dec 2014 – Interdivisional Collaboration 2: Pelvic Health Hello! Welcome to the second edition of our 2014-2015 Interdivisional ODR cycle. Thanks to all who provided positive feedback about the September/October edition of the ODR which was a collaboration between the Orthopaedic Division and the Neurosciences Division.. Read More Report... Read more »


Orthopaedic Division Review Editorial Sep – Oct 2014 – Interdivisional Collaboration 1: Vestibular Rehabilitation As the seasons chart to change (summer seems to just be starting in South-West Ontario!), we begin our new cycle of the Orthopaedic Division Review. First, I would like to say a warm welcome to Evelyn Etruw, our new Junior Editor... Read more »


Orthopaedic Division Review Editorial May – June 2014 – Advanced Practice Physical Therapy When we started to work on this edition back in the fall, we had the goal of clarifying what Advanced Practice Physical Therapy (APP) meant across Canada. With this goal in mind, we sought to find answers though interviewing clinicians, contacting provincial... Read more »


March – April 2014 – Nutrition and Tissue Healing This spring, we at the Orthopaedic Division Review (ODR) would like you to take a step back and reflect on how much proper nutrition can affect your treatment plans. How much do you know about nutrition and tissue healing? Can you name any dietary factors that... Read more »