PodChatLive is a monthly live chat aimed at the continuing education of Podiatry practitioners and other clinicians interested in the feet and lower limb. It is streamed live on Facebook after which a edited version is later uploaded to YouTube. The show is hosted by Craig Payne coming from Melbournein Australia as well as Ian Griffiths from Englandin the UK. Every live episodes includes a different guest or number of people to go over an alternative but relevant issue each time. Issues tend to be addressed during the live by the hosts and experts during the live episode on Facebook. You can find an audio version as a PodCast version of each and every episode seen on iTunes in addition to Spotify and additional typical podcast sites. They've already created a great following which continues increasing. PodChatLive may very well be a good way where podiatry practitioners can usually get free specialist development points, hours or credits which may be usually required to keep their clinical practice licensure.
In one of the more popular shows they chatted with the physical therapist, Seth ONeil regarding Achilles tendon conditions. It was popular because Achilles tendinopathy is really prevalent yet is frequently inadequately managed and there are several aspects of it treatment which can be marked by controversy and poorly comprehended. The objective of this episode was to address these concerns. In the livesteam they outlined whether this is an inflammatory condition or a degenerative condition or even if it could possibly be both. They reviewed how Seth evaluates the posterior rearfoot pain clinically, that isn't always because of Achilles tendinopathy. He additionally offered his ideas on imaging relevance and timing plus why isometrics probably are not the silver bullet for pain relief which so many publicize it to be. Seth additionally hypothesed about how advice and education should really probably out rank injection and shockwave treatments as being more effective.