Episode 53 with Chris Napier [Running Shoes]

Episode 53 with Chris Napier [Running Shoes]

In this episode Dr Chris Napier, Physiotherapist and Associate Professor at the University of British Columbia (and 2:33 marathoner) summarises his recent BJSM editorial on the logical fallacies in the running shoe debate, and we talk about how runners (both uninjured and injured) should choose shoes, what the evidence tells us (and doesn’t yet tell […]

Episode 52 with Helen Banwell [Paediatric Flatfoot]

Episode 52 with Helen Banwell [Paediatric Flatfoot]

In this, the final episode of 2018, we talked to researcher, lecturer and private practitioner Helen Banwell about the symptomtic Vs asymptomatic flatfoot in children (and discussed when to ‘treat’ Vs when not to), the possible¬†importance of asking about family history, conservative Vs surgical management, dealing with worried and anxious parents and orthoses prescription habits […]

Episode 51 on Patellofemoral Pain

Episode 51 on Patellofemoral Pain

In this episode with chatted with the physiotherapists, Simon Lack and Brad Neal and the Podiatrist, Alice Corbett about patellofemoral pain, proximal and distal influences and how to choose an intervention. They were all together at a conference. Audio Podcast: (download all episodes as podcasts here)

Episode 48 with Debbie Turner [Rheumatology]

Episode 48 with Debbie Turner [Rheumatology]

In this episode with chatted with Prof Debbie Turner who gave us a taste of the role of a Podiatrist within a specialist Rheumatology service, the pathologies commonly seen and her approach to the assessment and management of these patients. She also gave some great tips for clinicians who don’t work within Rheumatology, but may […]

Episode 47 with Stacey Meardon [Injury Risk Factors]

Episode 47 with Stacey Meardon [Injury Risk Factors]

In this episode we talked with Stacey Meardon, PT, PhD about some of her research which has looked at biomechanical risk factors for injury, step width modification for MTSS and ITB issues, and also some clinical pearls to think about when someone presents in your clinic with a suspected bone stress injury. For the really […]

Episode 45: The Physiotherapy Episode

Episode 45: The Physiotherapy Episode

In this episode, we chatted with a great panel of physiotherapists in Hamish Vickerman, Tom Goom, Neil Meigh and Kevin Nordanger to talk about how Podiatry and Physiotherapy can/should work together, the overlap between professions, the preconceived notions we have about each other’s professions and more.. Audio Podcast: (download all episodes as podcasts here) Follow: […]

Episode 41 with Ben Cormack on Exercise Rehab & Movement

Episode 41 with Ben Cormack on Exercise Rehab & Movement

In this episode we talked with the sports therapist, Ben Cormack. We talked about what he believes are the key components to a successful rehab programme (and why they may fail), along with how we promote self efficacy, empower and motivate our patients and the evidence base behind strength work (and the differences between strength […]