Kaori Morimoto's research while affiliated with Western University of Health Sciences and other places

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Introduction The demand for online education is on the rise as technology and a global community expand. In the context of COVID-19 pandemic, the Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine/Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (NMM/OMM) Department at Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine Pacific (COMP) and Pacific-Northwest (COMP-NW)...
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Objectives This study aims to investigate what factors correlate with osteopathic medical students’ preparedness to provide care for the LGBTQ+ community through a multi-institutional survey. Context This is one of the few formal research projects to assess the impact of LGBTQ+ medical education on osteopathic students’ comfort level with caring f...
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This paper aims to provide a comprehensive review of the management of sacroiliac (SI) joint pain in pregnant patients. Although SI joint pain is highly prevalent among pregnant patients, the unique anatomy of the joint is rarely discussed in a clinical setting. This paper provides comprehensive review of the epidemiology, anatomy, alarm findings,...
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Introduction. Lower extremity edema is one of the most common complaints among pregnant patients. However, there is no literature mentioning weeping edema (i.e., lymphorrhea) in a pregnant woman who has no concordant underlying renal and/or cardiac pathology. There is also a lack of evidence and recommendations regarding the therapeutic benefit and...