9 tendinopathy truths that you MUST know

Very excited to announce that Peter Malliaras was willing to share his 9 tendinopathy truths that you must know! 🙂 Great information here! Peter Malliaras is a physiotherapist and researcher from Melbourne, Australia specializing in tendinopathy. In 2006 he completed his PhD in tendinopathy identifying novel risk factors, and since has undertaken post doctoral research …

Functional hamstring rehabilitation

New guest blogpost about functional hamstring rehabilitation! I am very excited and honoured that Tom Goom wanted to write a blogpost about hamstring rehabilitation. Check out his awesome website: running-physio.com. Great information there! Tom Goom is a physio, researcher and lead lecturer on the Running Repairs Course. He’s written extensively on running injury management and …

low-back-pain

My clinical reasoning process when treating patients with low back pain

Here is a short version of my thought process when treating patient with low back pain: Low back pain has a good prognosis. 90% doesn’t take sick leave and from that 10%, who did take sick leave, is ¾ back to work within 4 weeks. You can tell patients that to start.   First screen …

Health literacy

Tailoring health information and health literacy. First guest blogpost! 🙂 Bob Vermeeren-de Groot, a dutch physio- and manual therapist, Msc. His expertise domain is pain in general and he predominantly treats people with spine, shoulder and hip pain. He works in a small community and this is a reason why he became interested in public …

The future of physiotherapy education, and the role of social media

The future of physiotherapy education, and the role of social media.           I believe in a world where every physiotherapist is checking every day a physiotherapy website or social media page to get useful information. That information can be used the same day with their patients. And ofcourse, Trust me, I’m …