Audio Podcast for Fibromyalgia

Randal Davis leads a discussion on Fibromyalgia.  Fibromyalgia is a common cause of chronic widespread musculoskeletal pain with unknown etiologie.  The patient presentation offers a unique set of unknowns and social uneasiness that create a difficult environment to treat in. Read the rest of this entry »

Psychological Etiologies of Musculoskeletal Pain

Audio podcast for Psychologic Entities of MSK Pain

Robert Kawa leads a discussion on the Psychological etiologies of MSK pain.  Psychology and Somatic pain blend together on a spectrum of presentations.  It is important to recognize the Psychological etiologies of MSK pain as well as the commonly seen psychological components of chronic and life-altering pain. Read the rest of this entry »

Common Musculoskeletal Referral Patterns

Audio podcast for Common MSK Referral Patterns

Tara Nowahktar leads a discussion spanning trigger points, disc herniation, impingement syndromes and other categories.  The pathology, clinical presentation and approach to the patient will be discussed. Read the rest of this entry »

Intro to

Audio Podcast for Intro to Didacticsonline

The goal of is to provide reviews and comments on various topics in medical discussion.  We hope to add what we refer to as an “Osteopathic voice.”  We will include information on Osteopathic practices and principles; including approach to patient, use of Osteopathic manipulative therapy and various aspects of the Osteopathic profession.
Didacticsonline does not aim to replace other more comprehensive resources. We hope to be a supplement resource and a catalyst for further discussion. Read the rest of this entry »