Training Safely During the Arizona Heat

Training Safely During the Arizona Heat

By Dr. David Carfagno, D.O., C.A.Q.S.M. Arizona summers can be scorchers, but that doesn’t mean you have to put exercise on the back burner. There are several ways to break a sweat without going to the emergency room.For the past two decades I have been the...
SSMI CASE: Posterior Tibialis Tendon Dysfunction

SSMI CASE: Posterior Tibialis Tendon Dysfunction

The posterior tibialis muscle is in the posterior compartment of the leg and is a key stabilizer of the lower leg, aiding in plantarflexion and inversion of the foot as well as arch stabilization. It is innervated by the tibial nerve and supplied by the fibular...
Importance of Drug/Medication Reconciliation

Importance of Drug/Medication Reconciliation

By Charlann Staab MSN, RNP, AGNP-BC Ever wonder why we ask you what medications, including dietary supplements and over the counter (OTC) drugs you may be taking during your appointments? There are a number of reasons, however medication safety is one of the most...