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Does Manual Therapy Reduce Fear of Movement and Pain Catastrophizing?

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Fear of movement and fear of future pain can decrease physical activity and quality of life, increase pain intensity and work absenteeism, and cause higher levels of disability. Fear is a powerful motivator. It can create a perpetual negative feedback loop that is difficult to escape. Fear and catastrophic thoughts may cause an over-reaction to pain or potential threats…

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Zachary Walston

Zachary Walston

A physical therapist tackling health misinformation | Elemental, Better Humans, Start It Up| https://www.zacharywalston.com/subscribe | Clinical Gap Podcast