What every Physician Wants Their Patient to Know: Sleep Studies
This video is designed for patients that are experiencing sleep apnea and other sleep disorders. Dr. Nelson provides an introduction to what the patient can expect in dealing with a sleep specialist and sleep laboratory, and explains the importance of a sleep study in diagnosing and treating a variety of ailments that result from sleep disorders.
What every Physician Wants Their Patient to Know: Migraine
Designed to provide patients with a solid introduction to migraine headaches, this program covers the differences between sinus headaches, tension headaches and migraine. It also explores the causes of migraines; their auras, triggers and potential treatment regimens including abortive strategies and preventive treatments.
What every Physician Wants Their Patient to Know: Fibromyalgia
Fibromyalgia is a wide spread pain condition that affects approximately 5% of the population. In this video Dr. Nelson provides an introduction to fibromyalgia as well as a full discussion of the challenges involved in managing and creating treatment strategies using both pharmacological and non-pharmacological approaches.
Aerobic exercise, physical therapy, acupuncture, hypnosis and cognitive therapy techniques are discussed as effective tools in managing the disease.