Episode 47: Incorporating Physical Therapy Into MS Care

Disease Spotlight | <b>Disease Spotlight: Multiple Sclerosis</b>

"Mind Moments," a podcast from NeurologyLive, brings you an exclusive interview with Patricia Bobryk, MHS, PT, MSCS, ATP.

Episode 47 of the NeurologyLive Mind Moments podcast is now live! Scroll down to listen or click here to subscribe on your favorite streaming service.

The Mind Moments podcast features exclusive interviews with leaders in the field discussing the latest research and disease management strategies across the breadth of neurology, including epilepsy, multiple sclerosis (MS), Parkinson disease, dementia, sleep disorders, and more.

Episode 47, "Incorporating Physical Therapy Into MS Care," features an exclusive interview with Patricia Bobryk, MHS, PT, MSCS, ATP, physical therapist, UC Health, and cochair, International Organization of MS Rehabilitation Therapists (IOMSRT). Bobryk shared her insight into the clinical care of MS from the perspective of a rehabilitative specialist, and the importance of including physical therapy approaches as part of the multidisciplinary approach to care as early as possible to ensure more beneficial long-term outcomes for patients, also speaking to the latest advances and developments in rehabilitative medicine.

The stories feature in this week's Neurology News Minute, which will give you quick updates on the following developments in neurology, are further detailed here:

EPISODE BREAKDOWN

1:55 – Early intervention with rehab therapy

4:00 – The standard care process for rehab in MS

5:55 – The need for more rehabilitation medicine training for MS

8:20 – Underutilized aspects of rehabilitation therapy in comprehensive care

10:20 – Neurology News Minute

14:05 – Patient-reported outcomes and patient priorities in care

15:40 – The comprehensive care model’s effect on rehabilitation efforts

19:00 – Patient education about rehabilitative care

21:45 – Neurologists’ awareness about the importance of physical therapy

23:50 – Tips for neurologists and MS specialists to get patients this care

26:25 – Recent advances in rehabilitative medicine

29:35 – Closing thoughts on the state of care

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