PodChatLive is a regular live chat for the continuing education of Podiatrists and other health professionals interested in the feet and lower limb. PodChatLive is streamed live on Facebook and after that a recorded edition is later transferred to YouTube. PodChatLive is hosted by Craig Payne coming from Melbourne, Australia and Ian Griffiths coming from England, United Kingdom. Every live episodes carries a different guest or number of people to go over a unique but associated topic every time. Queries are typically replied to during the live by the hosts and experts throughout the live show on Facebook. There is the audio version as a PodCast version of each and every episode available on iTunes and also Spotify and additional common podcast places. They've already developed a huge following which continues growing. PodChatLive can be considered a proven way by which podiatry practitioners are able to get free professional learning credits, point or hours that may be often necessary to maintain their clinical practice licensure.
In one of the very popular episodes they chatted with the physical therapist, Seth O’Neil concerning Achilles tendon conditions. It was popular since Achilles tendinopathy is really common but is often poorly taken care of and you will find a number of facets of it treatment that happen to be controversial as well as poorly comprehended. The reason for that episode was to deal with those dilemmas. In the live they outlined whether it is really an inflammatory issue or a degenerative condition or even whether or not this might be both. They outlined how Seth evaluates the posterior ankle soreness clinically, that isn't always because of Achilles tendinopathy. He also gave his thoughts on imaging appropriateness and timing and also why isometrics most likely are not the silver bullet to decrease your pain that so many publicize it to be. He furthermore speculated on how advice and education really should almost certainly out rank injection and shockwave treatments for being more effective.