Monthly Archives: August 2017

  1. Sarcastic anatomy: Gastrocnemius

    Sarcastic anatomy: Gastrocnemius

    Scrabble score – 18 Plural – gastrocnemii. I dare you to use that in a sentence with your patients today. Greek derivation – “gastro-“ = stomach; kn?m? = leg Action - ankle plantarflexion, knee flexion, basically this... 
  2. Ben Cowin DC, MS, ATC, CAFS: iDryNeedle Featured Clinician August 2017

    Ben Cowin DC, MS, ATC, CAFS: iDryNeedle Featured Clinician August 2017

    Meet Ben Cowin DC, MS, ATC, CAFS   Owner - Action Spine & Sports Medicine, Denver, Colorado (www.actionspinedenver.com)   We've known and followed Ben for several years and aside from being the owner of Action Spine & Sports Medicine in Denver, you'll find him in the training room and on the sidelines for US Men's Rugby competition.  He's
  3. Journal Club: Effects of Low-Load Exercise on Post-needling Induced Pain

    Journal Club: Effects of Low-Load Exercise on Post-needling Induced Pain

    Effects of Low-Load Exercise on Postneedling Induced Pain After Dry Needling of Active Trigger Point in Individuals with Subacromial Pain Syndrome - Full text here -   Salom-Moreno J, Jiménez-Gómez L, Gómez-Ahufinger V, Palacios-Ceña M, Arias-Buría JL, Koppenhaver SL, Fernández-de-las-Peñas C, Eff