|12-01-2012, 05:31 PM||#1|
Geralyn Giuffrida PT
Join Date: Nov 2010
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As I try to educate patients about pain, I've been wanting to put together a handout. Here is my first attempt, and I would appreciate your input.
|12-01-2012, 06:54 PM||#2|
Human Primate Social Groomer and Neuroelastician
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Weyburn Sask.
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Pretty good I'd say!
One thing caught my eye: you wrote "Blood-flow to the muscles decreases." It doesn't decrease - it increases.
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