Expert Injury Treatment

The latest thinking from the world's sports injury experts. Features and interviews with international specialists, working at the leading edge of sports medicine and orthopaedics.


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Jerry Gilmore talks about Gilmore's Groin disruption

with Mr O J A Gilmore MS FRCS FRCS (ED) F.INST. SPORTS MED

Jerry Gilmore is a pioneer of groin and hernia surgery. Read our interview with him as he talks about Gilmore's Groin.
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Golf Injuries on the PGA Tour

with Kam Bhabra

For the past 5 years Kam Bhabra has been physiotherapist and conditioning specialist for PGA Tour Pros - Justin Rose, Ian Poulter, Ben Curtis, Frederik Jacobson and Brian Davis.
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Articular Cartilage Defects

with Mr Simon Roberts MA BM BCh FRCS(Orth) FFSEM(UK)

Consultant Orthopaedic and Sports Injury Surgeon, Simon Roberts explains the latest advances in treatment of damage to the knee joint surfaces.
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Fifth Metatarsal Fractures and Surgery

with Dr Mark Myerson MD

Dr Mark S. Myerson, M.D. is one of the world's foremost experts on foot and ankle reconstruction and injury. Here he discusses fractures of the Fifth Metatarsal and the latest treatment techniques.
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Physiotherapy Treatment of Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome

with Lee Herrington MSc MSCP CSCS

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome is a common cause of knee pain when running. Expert Lee Herrington, a Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist who has worked with elite athletes from a range of sports for over a decade, explains the causes and treatment approaches for this knee pain.
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Hernia Repair Techniques

with Dr Ulrike Muschaweck MD

Dr Ulrike Muschaweck is a world leader in the treatment of hernias. The Hernia Center Dr. Muschaweck Munich is used by elite athletes from all over the world. Find out more about her surgical techniques.
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Thermal Shrinkage for the Treatment of ACL Injuries

with Mr Simon Roberts MA BM BCh FRCS(Orth) FFSEM(UK)

Consultant Orthopaedic and Sports Injury Surgeon, Simon Roberts explains thermal shrinkage treatment for a partially torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament of the knee joint.
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An Update on Tendinopathies

with Professor Nicola Maffulli MD MS PhD FRCS(Orth)

Nicola Maffulli is Professor of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Keele University School of Medicine and Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon at the North Staffordshire Royal Infirmary and City General Hospital, Stoke on Trent in Staffordshire, UK. He is one of the most pre-eminent sports medicine and orthopaedic consultants in the UK.
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ACL Surgery - Hamstring Tendon versus Patella Tendon Grafts

with Lee Herrington MSc MSCP CSCS

Lee Herrington is a Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist who has worked with elite athletes from a range of sports for over a decade. One of Lee's recently published articles was a systematic review of the different grafts used during Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) surgery.
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Factors Affecting Subsequent ACL Injury after ACL Reconstruction

with Dr K Donald Shelbourne MD

Some people are more susceptible to ACL injury than others. Dr Donald Shelbourne is a world authority on ACL injury and he explains his latest research findings, regarding factors affecting subsequent ACL injury to either knee, after ACL reconstruction.
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The Role of the Lumbar Spine in Recurrent 'Hamstring' Problems

with Dr John Orchard

Dr John Orchard is the Injury Survey Co-ordinator for Cricket Australia and the Australia Football League. His recent research has examined the role of lumbar spine problems in producing posterior thigh pain and hamstring strains.
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Advances in Rehabilitation of the Shoulder

with Jo Gibson MCSP

Jo Gibson is a Clinical Physiotherapy Specialist at the Liverpool Upper Limb Unit based at the Royal Liverpool Hospital, UK, and is an expert in shoulder rehabilitation.
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Physiotherapy Treatment of ACL Injuries that don't have Surgery

with Lee Herrington MSc MSCP CSCS

Lee Herrington is a Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist who has worked with elite athletes from a range of sports for over a decade. Here, Lee provides an insight into the latest thinking for Physiotherapy treatment of ACL injuries that don't have surgery.
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The Management of Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries of the Knee

with Dr Christopher Harner MD

Dr Christopher Harner MD is a world authority on Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) injuries to the knee. Here, he shares his insight of the very latest on anatomy, surgery and rehabilitation of the PCL.
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Muscle Injury in Sport

with Dr John Orchard

Dr John Orchard gives an Australian perspective on muscle injury in sport, based on his clinical experience and research findings.
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Surgery and Rehabilitation issues for ACL injuries

with Dr K Donald Shelbourne MD

Donald Shelbourne, MD is an orthopaedic surgeon at The Shelbourne Clinic at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. His specialties include orthopaedic and arthroscopic sugery, sports medicine, knee ligament reconstruction and rehabilitation.
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Articular Cartilage Paste Grafting

with Dr Kevin Stone MD

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. is an Orthopaedic Surgeon and Chairman of The Stone Foundation for Sports Medicine and Arthritis Research at The Stone Clinic in San Francisco, California. The Foundation conducts research in advanced surgical techniques for orthopaedic sports medicine and is responsible for improvements in cartilage replacement and regeneration, cruciate ligament repair and reconstruction, and techniques to prevent osteoarthritic degeneration.
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Sacro Iliac Joint Dysfunction and Rehabilitation

with Diane Lee

Diane Lee is a physiotherapist from Delta, British Columbia, who specialises in pelvic dysfunction. Her reputation is renowned worldwide through her many published works.
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Hip Arthroscopy and Acetabular Labrum Tears

with Richard N Villar

Richard N Villar is a Consultant Orthopaedic surgeon who specialises in hip and knee conditions and has played a major role in the development of hip arthroscopy.
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Wrist Injuries and their Prevention During Snowboarding

with Dr Mike Langran BM BSc MRCGP DRCOG

Dr Mike Langran, the UK 's leading authority on snow sports injury and prevention, shares his expertise on the issues surrounding wrist injuries during snowboarding.
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Bowen Technique in Sports Injuries

with Susan Walker

Private practice physiotherapist (MCSP) and specialist Bowen therapist (MBTPA), Susan Walker explains the benefits of Bowen Therapy on healing sports injuries.
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