PodChatLive is the weekly live chat aimed at the continuing education of Podiatrists as well as other health care professionals interested in the foot and lower limb. PodChatLive is sent out live on Facebook and after that a recorded version is later uploaded to YouTube. It is hosted by Craig Payne from Melbournein Australia and Ian Griffiths coming from Englandin the United Kingdom. Every live episodes features a different person or number of people to go over an alternative but relevant theme every time. Questions can be replied to during the live by the hosts and experts through the live event on Facebook. There is an audio edition as a PodCast version of every single show located on iTunes and also Spotify and the other usual podcast platforms. They've created a huge following that keeps increasing. PodChatLive can be viewed as a good way where podiatrists are able to get free professional learning points, credits or hours that is often necessary to maintain their clinical practice registration.
In one of the more popular shows they chatted with the physical therapist, Seth O’Neil concerning Achilles tendon injury. It was popular because Achilles tendinopathy can be so prevalent but can often be inadequately taken care of and you will find several areas of it treatment that happen to be contentious and poorly comprehended. The objective of that episode was to deal with those matters. In the livesteam they talked about whether or not it is deemed an inflammatory problem or a degenerative condition or perhaps if it might be both. They talked about how he examines the posterior rearfoot soreness in the clinic, which is not always resulting from Achilles tendinopathy. He also gave his views on imaging relevance and timing plus why isometrics might not be the silver bullet to mask you pain which so many market it as being. Seth additionally hypothesed about how guidance and education really should in all probability out rank injection and shockwave treatments as being more advantageous.