The Physiotutors podcast is your opportunity to hear from some of the best physio's, researchers, lecturers and medical professionals for all things physiotherapy related. Join us as we discuss topics from orthopedics to pain management, from spinal cord to respiratory all in the name of physiotherapy.
Wrist & Elbow injuries in Combat Sports with Ian Gatt
In this super sized episode of the podcast I sit down (twice so a small audio shift) with Ian Gatt - there was just so much for us to cover that we quite simply couldn't fit it all in to 1 recording, and we've still barely scratched the surface! We look at hand, wrist & elbow injuries in combat sports - Ian is the head physio for & upper extremity specialist in the team GB Olympic physio team. We discuss assessment strategies, where importance within rehab should (or shouldn't) be, combining S&C with rehab!
The Shoulder (Not) Complex with Filip Struyf
In this edition of the podcast we talk with Filip Struyf to help clean up the murky waters around the shoulder complex and discuss why special tests may not be so special anymore - but may still have a place in your therapy! We also touch on how you can better direct your rehab and what elements are key for a positive outcome. Listeners of the podcast can also get €50 euro's off Filip's online course with the code RCRSP50 !
Shockwave with Paul Hobrough
This time we speak to Paul Hobrough, a leading expert in shockwave, physiotherapist and educator on the topic. Paul has worked with some of the elites in sports and we talk to him on just how much the addition of Shockwave into his physiotherapeutic practise has helped boost positive outcomes for his patients and speed up recovery times in both acute and chronic pathologies. We also discuss the positive outcomes it has so far produced when used in neurological patients!! Listen in to find out more!
Return to sport & Tendinopathy with Enda King
On This episode we talk with Enda Kind, a physiotherapist, S&C specialist, researcher and educator. We get to talk with him about what successful rehabilitation and return to sport/function entails, and how you can work on movement patterns, segmental control within the kinetic chain as well as tips on coaching your patients to optimise outcomes, and how treating just the pathology might be the reason why a patient might not be making the expected improvements - listen in to find out more!
Tendinopathy with Jill Cook
Today on the podcast we're joined by the world renowned Jill Cook - an expert and leader in tendinopathy rehabilitation and research! We cover the basics that you should look out for - what's important in your screening and why exercise prescription is far and away the biggest aspect to successful rehabilitation for your patient - but making sure you're really rehabbing a tendon and not misdiagnosing! Tune in as we take a deep dive into educating your patients and your clinical practise!
Utilising pain science & EBP in practise with Lars Avemarie
!!PAIN SCIENCE IS NOT AN INTERVENTION!! But as physio's we can use our understanding to provide patients with ways they can better understand and manage their symptoms - and that's where this episode takes us with Lars Avemarie, a physio, writer & educator, from using the DIMs/SIMs models to fostering self efficacy, then we take a brief dive into what using an EBP approach actually means for you and where your clinical experience factors in!