Category: Episodes

Episode 352: Foot Strength and Sprinting Performance

Human foot muscle strength and its association with sprint acceleration, cutting and jumping performance, and kinetics in high-level athletesTourillon R, Michel A, Fourchet F, et al.J Sports Sci. Published Ahead of Print. doi:10.1080/02640414.2024.2367365 Due...

Episode 351: Hip Functional Performance Testing

On this episode we were joined by special guest physical therapist Keelan Enseki from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Evaluating functional performance tests in those with non-arthritic intra-articular hip pain: an international consensus...

Episode 350: Concussion-like Symptom Reporting

On this episode we were joined virtually by the Tufts DPT student journal club. Factors Associated With Concussion-like Symptom Reporting in High School AthletesIverson GL, Silverberg ND, Mannix R, et al.JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(12):1132. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.2374...

Episode 349: Exercise and Time Perception

The perception of time is slowed in response to exercise, an effect not further compounded by competitors: behavioral implications for exercise and healthEdwards AM, Menting SGP, Elferink‐Gemser MT, et al.Brain Behav. 2024;14(4):e3471. doi:10.1002/brb3.3471 Due...

Episode 348: Modern Manual Therapy

A modern way to teach and practice manual therapyKerry R, Young KJ, Evans DW, et al.Chiropr Man Therap. 2024;32(1):17. doi:10.1186/s12998-024-00537-0 Due to copyright laws, unless the article is open source we cannot legally post...

Episode 347: Hypohydration, Menstrual Phase, and Pain Perception

Hypohydration but not menstrual phase influences pain perception in healthy womenTan B, Philipp MC, Che Muhamed AM, et al.J Appl Physiol. 2022;132(3):611-621. doi:10.1152/japplphysiol.00402.2021 Due to copyright laws, unless the article is open source we...

Episode 345: Dry Needling for Chronic Low Back Pain

The effectiveness of dry needling in patients with chronic low back pain: a prospective, randomized, single-blinded study.Rajfur J, Rajfur K, Kosowski Ł, et al.Sci Rep. 2022;12(1):15803. doi:10.1038/s41598-022-19980-1 Due to copyright laws, unless the article...

Episode 344: Contextual Effects in Physical Therapy Interventions

Which portion of physiotherapy treatments’ effect is attributable to contextual effects in people with musculoskeletal pain?: A meta-analysis of randomised placebo-controlled trials.Ezzatvar Y, Dueñas L, Balasch-Bernat M, et al.J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. Online...