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Psoriasis: treatment options + related issues

Psoriasis: treatment options + related issues

59 year old Robert Bursey has had psoriasis for over 30 years. I’ve had a very dramatic case with it, as far as up to 75 percent of my body was covered with psoriasis. Psoriasis is one of the most common skin conditions, affecting at least one million Canadians. It can cause skin to flake […]

Introduction to Radiation Therapy of the Head & Neck

Introduction to Radiation Therapy of the Head & Neck

Welcome to the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre. This video is an introduction to radiation therapy treatment to the head and neck area. We hope to give you a better idea of what it will be like to have radiation treatment and explain some of the ways we can work together to help you get through […]

Government-Funded (OHIP) Physiotherapy

Government-Funded (OHIP) Physiotherapy

Does OHIP cover physiotherapy? In some cases, yes! Government-funded physiotherapy helps patients recover from illness, surgery or injury. The Ontario government covers physiotherapy for seniors, youth and some other patients. To be eligible you must have a doctor’s referral and be younger than 19 or older than 65 years old, be receiving benefits under the […]

Prosthetic ears: how they’re made

Prosthetic ears: how they’re made

The first thing we do is plan where the implants are going to go because we need to fit them inside the largest portion of the ear prosthesis and the way we do that is we make an impression of the remaining ear and then we will sculpt or do a preliminary sculpture of where […]

What is a Physiotherapy Information Advisor

If you’re recovering from an illness, an injury, or an operation, you could be receiving physiotherapy. Your physiotherapist can support your process of healing by reducing pain, restoring movement, and improving muscle strength. Whether you’re a current patient or still considering treatment, you might have questions about the care you’re receiving or your rights as […]

Spend the morning with an occupational therapy student

Spend the morning with an occupational therapy student

So today, with the physiotherapist and I, we will practice sitting up at the edge of the bed and working on your balance, and moving your arms so that you can get stronger and able to go to spinal cord injury rehab. Does that sound ok? My name is Stacey and I’m a second-year Master […]

Doctor of Science in Rehabilitation and Health Leadership (Online)

[ Music ]>>The program is designed to develop what we call leader scholars. So individuals who will be able to take on leadership roles and do those roles with a scholarly focus, using evidence, applying theory, and really being well-informed in their leadership capacity.>>The program is a blended format with both on-site and distance learning […]