As we continue to gain an understanding on how necessary pain neuroscience education is, a recent article by Louw et al. demonstrated the post-surgical savings, when a patients seeks an educational session with a Physical Therapist prior to getting Back Surgery. This studies results were blasted throughout social media by the APTA’s consumer site, Move Forward PT. This information continues to show the value of physical therapists and how our scope of practice is broadening beyond the modalities. We are educators.
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