35 episodes

The biggest names in physio… the most clinically relevant topics… every episode in under 20 minutes. Welcome to Physio Explained - the highest value per minute podcast in the physio space! Our host is Michael Rizk.

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The biggest names in physio… the most clinically relevant topics… every episode in under 20 minutes. Welcome to Physio Explained - the highest value per minute podcast in the physio space! Our host is Michael Rizk.

    #35 - Outcome measures - useful or misleading? with Lars Avemarie

    #35 - Outcome measures - useful or misleading? with Lars Avemarie

    In this episode with Lars, we explore the errors of assuming what we are measuring is due to our intervention. We also delve into the quote “outcome measures measure outcomes not interventions.”

    Lars is a Physiotherapist, writer, internationally acclaimed lecturer, teacher, and personal trainer. He has a unique blend of knowledge about pain research, neuroscience, physiotherapy, rehabilitation, evidence-based medicine, science and critical thinking. Lars has worked over a decade full-time in the health industry, as both a manager and as an exercise and rehab specialist at corporate level.

    Our host is Michael Rizk from Physio Network and iMoveU: https://cutt.ly/ojJEMZs 

    • 17 min
    #34 - How to treat plantar heel pain with Dr Henrik Riel

    #34 - How to treat plantar heel pain with Dr Henrik Riel

    In this Episode with Dr Henrik Riel we discuss the terminology of “plantar fasciitis” and “plantar fasciopathy”. We also discuss whether there is inflammation involved in “plantar fasciitis”, whether it matters and the impact this should have on our recommended treatment for our patients.
    Dr Henrik Riel, PhD, is a physiotherapist, postdoctoral researcher at Aalborg University, Denmark, and lecturer at the Physiotherapy Department at the University College of Northern Denmark, Aalborg, Denmark. 

    Want to dive deeper into this topic? Henrik recently did a brilliant Masterclass with us on Diagnosing and managing plantar heel pain. You can watch his whole class now with our 7-day free trial: 
    https://www.physio-network.com/masterclass/plantar-heel-pain/
    Our host is Michael Rizk from Physio Network and iMoveU: https://cutt.ly/ojJEMZs

    • 15 min
    #33 - How to treat athletic low back pain with Kellie Wilkie

    #33 - How to treat athletic low back pain with Kellie Wilkie

    In this episode with Kellie, we discuss the findings from her recent study on rowers with low back pain published in BJSM in 2021. We cover the definition of athletic low back pain, the prevalence, risk factors and how to unload the athlete. We also compare risk factors for athletic low back pain in athletes to the general population and discuss how these differences may affect patient management.

    Kellie is a Tasmanian Institute of Sport (TIS) consultant Physiotherapist. She is currently a member of the APA Sports Physiotherapy Australia (SPA), Physiotherapy Business Australia (PBA) and Sports Medicine Australia (SMA). Kellie provided physiotherapy services for the London 2012 Olympics as part of the Australian Rowing Team and was lead physiotherapist for the Australian Rowing Team for the 2016 Rio Olympics.
    Rowing low back pain consensus statement - BJSM 2021. 
    This paper can be found here - https://bjsm.bmj.com/content/55/16/893
    Our host is Michael Rizk from Physio Network and iMoveU: https://cutt.ly/ojJEMZs 

    • 17 min
    #32 - The real reason why physios burnout with Dr Ben Fung

    #32 - The real reason why physios burnout with Dr Ben Fung

    In this Episode Dr. Ben Fung discusses all things Burnout. We start with exploring the definition and then answering the question, ‘does money matter?’. We then cover employer and employee responsibilities and how to have open and honest conversations. Lastly, we touch on some practical and pragmatic tips.

    Ben was a Physical Therapist in the USA and now runs his own clinic as well as co-founding Updoc Media, a marketing and culture company for health professionals.

    Our host is Michael Rizk from Physio Network and iMoveU: https://cutt.ly/ojJEMZs 

    • 18 min
    #31 - Understanding the postpartum journey with Gráinne Donnelly [bonus]

    #31 - Understanding the postpartum journey with Gráinne Donnelly [bonus]

    In this episode Gráinne shares with us the often erroneous thought that the 6 week check up is all that is needed for postpartum women to return to exercise. She shares her beliefs and some tips about screening postpartum women for the everyday musculoskeletal private practice clinicians.

    Gráinne Donnelly is an Advanced Physiotherapist in pelvic health and an aspiring researcher.
    Want to learn more about this topic? Gráinne Donnelly and Emma Brockwell recently did a great Masterclass with us on reframing exercise during and after pregnancy. You can watch their Masterclass now with our 7-day free trial: https://www.physio-network.com/masterclass/reframing-exercise-during-and-after-pregnancy/
    Our host is Michael Rizk from Physio Network and iMoveU: https://cutt.ly/ojJEMZs 

    • 18 min
    #30 - What’s the best current advice for exercise during pregnancy with Emma Brockwell

    #30 - What’s the best current advice for exercise during pregnancy with Emma Brockwell

    In this episode Emma Brockwell takes us through the best current guidelines for exercise during pregnancy. 
    Emma Brockwell is a Specialist Pelvic Health Physiotherapist. She is passionate about pre and postnatal rehabilitation and exercise and specialises in enabling women back to exercise, particularly running and netball.
    Want to dive deeper into this topic? Emma Brockwell and Gráinne Donnelly recently did a Masterclass with us on reframing exercise during and after pregnancy. You can watch their  class now with our 7-day free trial:

    👉🏻 https://www.physio-network.com/masterclass/reframing-exercise-during-and-after-pregnancy/
    Our host is Michael Rizk from Physio Network and iMoveU: https://cutt.ly/ojJEMZs

    • 15 min

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