Chat with Ruth Chimenti: 'the best exercise is the one your patient will do'

Peter Malliaras21st of February 2022home / blog / podcasts / chat-ruth-chimento-best-exercise-is-the-one-your-patient-will-do

Here is my recent chat with Dr Ruth Chimenti about Achilles tendinopathy

We touched on some interesting topics, including

  • Kinesiophobia and whether it changes with treatment
  • Pain education for tendinopathy - what should it involve? does it work?
  • Patient centred rehabilitation

Here is a link to some brand new trial data from Ruth's lab - she tested efficacy of pain education which is novel for Achilles tendinopathy.

Efficacy of pain education

And here is a link to the protocol paper:



Peter Malliaras
Tendinopathy Rehabilitation