PT Inquest Episode 58: Hip Strength, FAI, and Labral Tears

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On this episode we look at the correlation between hip weakness and femoroacetabular impingement/labral tears. Is it all about the glute med? Can we just strengthen out of intra-articular hip injuries? Also, have you seen An Honest Liar yet???

The book Erik talks about during the episode:

Hip Strength Deficits in Patients With Symptomatic Femoroacetabular Impingement and Labral Tears.
Nepple JJ, Goljan P, Briggs KK, Garvey SE, Ryan M, Philippon MJ.
Arthroscopy. 2015 Jun 20. pii: S0749-8063(15)00413-2. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2015.04.095. [Epub ahead of print]

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Music for Episode 58:
“The Science of Selling Yourself Short” by Less Than Jake
Used by Permission

Photo credit: “The Apple Cider Press (1894)” by ketrin1407 via Flickr. Modified by Erik Meira.

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