Tag Archives: Duchenne Therapy Network

  1. Passion for Physical Therapy and Duchenne Care

    Posted on May 8, 20154:14 pm

    Guest blog by Jennifer Wallace, physical therapist and project manager of CureDuchenne Cares. Yesterday was an important day for me since it was my last day working in a local pediatric physical therapy clinic.  Although I have loved my time at this clinic, I have a strong passion for working with my Duchenne patients.  I Read more »

  2. Self-Stretches for Duchenne

    Posted on February 17, 20154:33 pm

      As part of CureDuchenne Cares – a physical therapy, education and outreach program for the Duchenne community – we are pleased to share information on a self-stretching routine for those living with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. CureDuchenne and the Duchenne Therapy Network created a new video blog and a printable handout on stretching. Performing a Read more »

  3. Power Wheelchair Options for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Patients

    Posted on November 20, 20145:03 pm

      Duchenne Therapy Network and CureDuchenne released their newest video blog that highlights power wheelchair options available for Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients.  Here we provide tips on what to look for when choosing a wheelchair. Front Wheel Drive Pros: Maneuverability Performance on terrain Space for foot movement Cons: Tracking issues at high speeds Mid-Wheel Drive Read more »

  4. Duchenne Research and Physical Therapy Update – Parent Sessions

    Posted on September 15, 20144:48 pm

      CureDuchenne and the Duchenne Therapy Network are pleased to announce two upcoming parent education sessions featuring a Duchenne research and physical therapy update on September 27 in San Jose, Calif., and on October 17 in Mesa, Arizona.  CureDuchenne Chief Scientific Officer Dr. Mike Kelly will present the most current updates on Duchenne muscular dystrophy Read more »