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Podcasts26th of November 2018

Isometric exercise for tendinopathy - Variation between humans does exist!

In this week's podcast, I delve into the minefield that is isometric exercise. Is it the best thing since sliced bread? Does everyone respond? What are the key questions we need to understand?

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Podcasts9th of October 2018

Does your psychological wellbeing affect your tendinopathy treatment outcome?

In this podcast we consider some new research exploring psychological factors and tendinopathy.

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Podcasts11th of June 2018

Finally some quality exercise research for the management of gluteal tendinopathy

This episode we focus on two recent randomised controlled trials evaluating education and exercise interventions for gluteal tendinopathy.

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Podcasts9th of March 2018

Efficacy of PRP injections for tendinopathy…really?

Where is the PRP evidence at? And should we be recommending them to our patients? We delve into these issues and more.

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Tendinopathy Updates (FREE)19th of February 2017

Just load it! (guest blog by Erik Meira)

This week we have another very interesting blog from Erik Meira. The last guest blog was incredebly popular so it is my pleasure to have him on again.

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Tendinopathy Updates (FREE)6th of February 2017

How Useful is Imaging in Tendinopathy (infographic)

Cool infographic providing what I hope is a balanced view of potential uses of imaging in tendinopathy

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Tendinopathy Updates (FREE)5th of February 2017

How Useful is Imaging in Tendinopathy

The blog this week is a foray into the utility of imaging in tendinoathy. You have to be so careful when interpreting imaging findings in tendinopathy.

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Tendinopathy Updates (FREE)22nd of January 2017

Tactile acuity and Achilles tendinopathy

This week blog focuses on an interesting paper from James Debenham (quality tendon researcher from Perth) and some of his crew. Worth a read as breaks some new ground in regards to potential mechanisms that explain chronic pain and movement issues in our tendinopathy patients.

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Tendinopathy Updates (FREE)8th of January 2017

The false dichotomy of open vs closed chain

Sensation guest blog from Erik Meira

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Tendinopathy Updates (FREE)5th of December 2016

Gluteal tendinopathy diagnostic tests

Tendinopathy blog number 37 focuses on a paper that investigates the diagnostic utility of various hip tests. Some really interesting and useful findings.

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Tendinopathy Updates (FREE)5th of November 2016

Hip strength, that knee valgus stuff, and Achilles tendinopathy

The blog this week focuses on a study that investigates the link between hip neuromuscular function and Achilles tendon pain.

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Tendinopathy Updates (FREE)5th of October 2016

Muscle and Tendon Adaptation during Adolescence

This week we focus on a paper looking at the interplay between the development of quads muscle and patellar tendon tendon properties among adolescent volleyball players and controls over a year.


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