As a result of a three-year passion project, I found a way to help Oncology Physical Therapy. With this podcast, I wanted to share my expertise & that of other experts in the field to support our patients & other providers. I kept recording episodes while I figured out what I wanted this podcast to … Continue reading Ep. 161 – Happy New Year & here’s to the 4th year of TheOncoPT Podcast!
How did we get to THREE YEARS of the podcast?! Well, it all started after an almost disastrous first day of my dream job...
This week, we'll hear from Dr. Aubrene Fiore about the importance of wound care in oncology. Many oncology physical therapists lack wound care training, but wounds are very common during cancer treatment. During this episode, Dr. Fiore will walk us through basic wound care, sharing tools, resources, and her expertise. There are many types of … Continue reading Ep. 159 – What should an OncoPT know about wound care
If exercise is medicine, why don't we actually dose like it? We continue our conversation on how to dose exercise intentionally for our patients with cancer.
Do you ever struggle with dosing exercise for your oncology patients? I sure do. I spoke with Dr. Andrew Chongaway, PT and Dr. Shai Sewell, PT about using exercise for your patients in their cancer journey and the importance of understanding how to dose exercise. If exercise is medicine, then we must be dosing it … Continue reading Ep. 156 – Dosing exercise for your oncology patients