Episode 28: Returning Our Athletes to Sport: The Good, The Bad, and What We're Missing with Dr. Mike Reiman

What are the key elements for a successful return to sport? What elements seem to be lacking in the research for both the hip and the knee? What does "return to sport" really mean, and what are the difficulties in reporting it?

We welcome Dr. Mike Reiman, a faculty member at Duke University and clinical researcher, onto the show, to discuss these topics and more.

Follow Dr. Reiman on:
Instagram: @michaelreiman
Twitter: @mikereiman

Learn more about the ClinicalAthlete Community:
https://www.clinicalathlete.com

Episode 26: Q&A Series #7 with Eric Lagoy

In this episode, we welcome Eric Lagoy, DPT onto the show to answer questions from the ClinicalAthlete community, and to talk about the amazing Exercise Prescription class that he teaches for Quinnipiac's DPT program!

Topics Covered
-Beard Maintenance
-Barriers to starting an exercise prescription course
-Do today’s students have a better understanding of S&C?
-Differences between exercise prescription and S&C courses
-What place does the science of pain have in an Ex Rx course?
-Example case studies in Eric’s Ex Rx class
-What role does power development have in gen pop?
-Strength training programming in Ex Rx class

Follow Eric on Instagram @emlagoydpt

To learn more about the ClinicalAthlete Community: https://www.clinicalathlete.com

Episode 25: Q&A Series #6 Student Edition with Taylor Eckel

In this episode, we welcome Student Physical Therapist Taylor Eckel onto the show to talk about the student experience and answer questions from the ClinicalAthlete Community

Topics Covered:

- 6:06 How can clinicians support students?
- 11:00 Finding time to do 'extra' learning
- 21:55 Dealing with peer resistance
- 29:04 Tips to undergrads for PT school
- 38:00 The student journey
- 41:53 ACL prevention programs.
- 51:05 Sciatic nerve tension

Follow Taylor on Instagram @taylor.eckel

Learn more about the ClinicalAthlete Community: https://www.clinicalathlete.com

Episode 24: ACL Return to Sport - Not Just About The Bio: with Steph Allen

What are the psychological implications of ACLR in the return to sport decision? How effective can proper education and setting of expectations be in the various stages of rehab? We discuss these things and much more with Steph Allen, DPT. 

Follow Steph on Instagram: @stephallen.dpt

Learn more about the ClinicalAthlete Community:
https://www.clinicalathlete.com

Episode 23: Physique Athletes - Injury Risk & Psychological Factors with Eric Helms

Competition prep for physique athletes is hard. Why do injury rates seem to be higher during this time? What are the optimal training and nutritional strategies when preparing for a show? Are all types of cardio created equal? Is cardio necessary at all for a show-prep cut? We welcome internationally recognized coach, competitor, and researcher Eric Helms, PhD onto the show to discuss these topics and more. 

Learn about Eric:
https://3dmusclejourney.com/

Learn about the ClinicalAthlete Community:
https://www.clinicalathlete.com


Episode 22: Q&A Series #5 Student Edition with Nate Wong

In this episode, we welcome Student Physical Therapist Nate Wong onto the show to talk about the student experience and answer questions from the ClinicalAthlete Community!

Topics Covered: 
- 7:13: Handling resistance from professors and peers
- 19:46: How can professionals better support students
- 29:08: Balancing curriculum information with other knowledge
- 45:55: How does strength & conditioning knowledge help you in school
- 49:50: Tips for the graduate school interview process

Follow Nate on Instagram @thatonedood7 

To learn more about the ClinicalAthlete Community:
https://www.clinicalathlete.com

Episode 21: Interpreting Research & Setting Goals For Diet & Training with Dr. Melissa Davis

What are the important things to look for when interpreting research? What can we take from research conclusions? What are strategies to setting realistic goals for diet and training? We discuss these things and much more with Dr. Melissa Davis of Renaissance Periodization

Learn more about Mel here:
https://goo.gl/W3dwu2

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https://www.clinicalathlete.com

Episode 20: Q&A Series #4 with John Flagg

In this episode, we answer questions from the ClinicalAthlete Community, with special guest John Flagg!

Topics Covered: 
- 7:19: The future of Athletic Trainers
- 21:54: Applying load management in the athletic training setting
- 33:42: Injury Prevention
- 50:18: Pain Tolerance

Follow John on Instagram @rebuildstrongeronline  

To learn more about the ClinicalAthlete Community:
https://www.clinicalathlete.com

Episode 19: Q&A Series #3

In this episode, we answer questions from the ClinicalAthlete Community!

Topics Covered: 

- 6:09: Handling disagreement with colleagues

- 15:51: Affective-reflective theory of physical inactivity

- 21:25: Peripheral vs. central sensitization

- 42:07: Future research that we would like to see


Follow Michael on Instagram @michaelvamato  

To learn more about the ClinicalAthlete Community:
https://www.clinicalathlete.com

Episode 18: Q&A Series #2 with Steph Allen

In this episode, we answer questions from the ClinicalAthlete Community with special guest Steph Allen, DPT!

- 7:00: Compliance & fear avoidance with ACL rehab
- 16:06: Using the objective measures learned in school
- 27:22: Applying acute:chronic workload ratios to barbell sports
- 40:09: Residencies - are they worth it?
- 47:14: Advice to new grads making a 5-year plan

Follow Steph on Instagram @stephallen.dpt

To learn more about the ClinicalAthlete Community:
https://www.clinicalathlete.com

Episode 14: Gender Differences in Resistance Training with Greg Nuckols

In this episode, we welcome strength coach and science aficionado Greg Nuckols onto the show. Greg discusses the similarities & differences between men and women regarding their responses to resistance training, based on fundamental physiology and a comprehensive overview of the scientific literature.

Greg's blog:
www.strongerbyscience.com/

Greg's monthly research review:
www.strongerbyscience.com/mass/

To learn more about the ClinicalAthlete Community:
www.clinicalathlete.com

Episode 13: Thawing The Narrative of 'Frozen Shoulder' with Jarod Hall

What is Frozen Shoulder and how do we manage it? 

In this episode, we welcome Jarod Hall, DPT onto the podcast to answer these questions and to discuss:
- the importance of the subjective exam
- the impact of placebo & nocebo on these patients
- pain neuroscience education as a whole
- therapeutic exercise treatment for the frozen shoulder

Follow Jarod on IG: @drjarodhalldpt

To learn more about the ClinicalAthlete Community:
https://www.clinicalathlete.com

Episode 12: Urinary Incontinence in Athletes: The common, but not commonly talked about dilemma

In this episode, we are joined by Meryl Alappattu, DPT, PhD to discuss current evidence and management of urinary incontinence.

- How common is it, and why isn't it talked about more?
- Evidence-based treatment
- Considerations for athletes
- Resources and referral systems

Connect with Dr. Meryl Alappattu:
Twitter: @pundispice
Meryl's Univ of FL contact page:
https://goo.gl/UiQR8Z
APTA section on Women's Health:
http://www.womenshealthapta.org/
Girls Gone Strong:
https://academy.girlsgonestrong.com/

References:
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10024253
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28642223
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15014933
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24823491

To learn more about the ClinicalAthlete Community:
https://www.clinicalathlete.com

Episode 11: (In)effectiveness of Knee Scopes: When Sounding Good Isn't Good Enough

Arthroscopic knee surgery is common, but is it warranted? Today we are joined by Sydney-based Orthopedic surgeon and researcher, Dr. Ian Harris.

Dr. Harris discusses the evidence-practice gap regarding the use of arthroscopic knee surgery and provides insight into how we can improve the system. We discuss one of Dr. Harris' research papers - in which there was a strong recommendation AGAINST the use of arthroscopy in nearly all patients with degenerative knee disease. 

Link to Paper:
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28490431

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"www.clinicalathlete.com