The McKenzie Institute is offering webinars to connect established practitioners in the McKenzie Method® of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy® (MDT) and their peers.
These informative presentations aim to enhance understanding of MDT and serve as a forum for questions you may have about your own practice.
Watch Video: Finding Cervical Artery Dissections and Keeping the Health Threats in Check
Presenter: Christie Downing, PT, DPT, Dip. MDT
Watch Video: Understanding Lower Back Pain and Sciatica
Presenter: Yoav Suprun, DPT, Dip. MDT, CSCS, SoBe Spine
Download Video: Maximizing Social Media for Your Practice: A Beginner's Guide
From the live presentation March 25, 2015
Presenter: Jamie Leszczynski, Social Media Coordinator for McKenzie Institute USA
Download Video: Social Media and MDT
From the live presentation December 17, 2014
Presenter: Allan Besselink, PT, Dip. MDT
Download Video: MDT and Centralization - Frequently Misunderstood and Underappreciated
From the live presentation September 17, 2014
Presenters: Brian McClenahan, PT, MS, OCS, FAAOMPT, Dip. MDT and Bob Robinson, PT, DPT, MS, FAAOMPT, Dip. MDT
Click here to download Low Back Pain: Clinical Practice Guidelines.
Download Video: A Clinician's Perspective on Writing a Case Report
From the live presentation June 18, 2014
Presenter: Josh Kidd, PT, DPT, OCS, Dip. MDT, CSCS and Ron Schenk PT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT, Dip. MDT – Chairman
Click here for a sample version of Josh's literature review template.
Here are the references Maureen Discussed:
1. Samuelson, Paul A., and William D. Nordhaus. Economics. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1985. Print.
2. Collins, Jim. Good to Great. New York: HarperCollins, 2001. Print.
3. Levinson, Jay Conrad., Jeannie Levinson, and Amy Levinson. Guerrilla Marketing: Easy and Inexpensive Strategies for Making Big Profits from Your Small Business. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 2007. Print.
Download Video: How to Create a Successful MDT Clinic by Marketing to the Public
From the live presentation December 11, 2013
Presenter: Yoav Suprun, PT, DPT, Dip. MDT, CSCS
Download Video: "BEST PRACTICES" For McKenzie Driven Private Practices
From the live presentation September 12, 2013
Presenter: Dana Greene, PT, Dip. MDT
This is the example of the VAS scale/functional status survey that Dana referred to using in the webinar. Provided with permission by authors Wayne Rath, PT, Dip. MDT and Jean Duffy-Rath, PT, Dip. MDT.
Here are the references Dana discussed and their sources (due to copyright, we are unable to provide the articles themselves):
Brooks G, Dolphin M, Vanbeveren P, Hart D. Referral Source and Outcomes of Physical Therapy Care in Patients With Low Back Pain. JOSPT; 42(8):705-715, 2012.
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Spratt KF, Weinstein JN, Lehmann TR, Woody J, Sayre H. Efficacy of flexion and extension treatments incorporating braces for low-back pain patients with retrodisplacement, spondylolisthesis, or normal sagittal translation Spine; 18(13):1839-1849, 1993.
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- Brooks G, Dolphin M, Vanbeveren P, Hart D. Referral Source and Outcomes of Physical Therapy Care in Patients With Low Back Pain. JOSPT; 42(8):705-715, 2012.