Management of Tendinopathies
ACL Reconstruction – Recent evidence around the dilemma
Tendinopathies can be difficult to treat and can cause people pain for a long time without the right
treatment plan. It is essential to obtain a balance of strengthening the tendon without pushing
yourself too far and causing a flare in your symptoms. I have put together a patent information
leaflet to help guide people through this process.
Long Distance Running and Knee OA
The Anterior Cruciate Ligament is a ligament within the knee which helps add stability to the knee joint. Historically, reconstruction surgery was the mainstay for treatment and conservative management was rarely considered.
WCPT Congress Programme for Physical Therapy Geneva 2019
Knee OA has been characterised as a clinical syndrome of joint pain accompanied by varying degrees of functional limitation and reduced quality of life.
Non Modifiable risk factors of development of knee OA are: Being women, previous joint injury such as a fracture and genetics. Modifiable risk factors are Obesity and Quadriceps weakness.
Emma Elaine Condon is going to be presenting at the World Congress for Physiotherapy in Geneva on Sunday the 12th of May.
She will be discussing her research on the relationship between Lower Back Pain and therapist’s beliefs.