PT Inquest

PT Inquest is an online journal club. Hosted by Erik Meira and JW Matheson, the show looks at an article every week and discusses how they apply to current physical therapy practice.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 52m. Bisher sind 200 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast


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192 Exercise Intensity and Chronic LBP

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191 Screening for Depression

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Episode 190 Celebration Of Failure

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189 What Should A Patient Expect After Surgery

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188 CFT vs Group Exercise for CLBP

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 05 November 2019  58m

187 Self-Efficacy for Home Exercise Program

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186 Steroid Injections for Arthritis

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 22 October 2019  54m

185 Patient Perception of Shared Decision Making

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 15 October 2019  1h5m

184 Do PTs Follow Evidence Based Guidelines?

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 08 October 2019  1h15m

183 Strength Training After ACLR

Brought to you by CSMi If you have listened to more than one episode of PT Inquest you will know that Erik thinks that quadriceps dysfunction is a major problem after ACLR. Assuming that you agree with that, are there interventions to address that...


 01 October 2019  1h19m