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  • Manual Therapy Student Handbook: Assessment and Treatment of the Hip - Part 5 [Article]

    This article is the fifth in a series from our Manual Therapy Student Handbook (see the class 'Contents panel’ for further details) and it describes how to assess and treat common hip complaints. As well as listing a comprehensive assessment procedure, the treatments are described in full and have accompanying videos, which provides a great practical resource for the clinician.

  • Radiological assessment of groin pain - Fisic Conference Presentation 2015 (12 mins)

    This content consists of a 12 minute video presentation professionally produced and presented at the Fisic Conference 2015.

    Dr Adam Mitchell specialises in musculoskeletal imaging, with particular expertise in sports injury. He is radiologist to several Premier League football teams, professional cricket clubs and numerous rugby union teams, including England. He also provided radiological imaging services for individual athletes at the Beijing 2008 Olympics and was an on-site radiologist at the London 2012 Olympics.

    In addition to his role at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, Dr Mitchell is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College in London. He is also an international lecturer and teacher in radiology related to sports and exercise medicine, orthopaedics and rheumatology.

    Dr Mitchell is an author of Gray's Anatomy for Students 1st and 2nd editions, Gray's Pocket Atlas of Anatomy and Gray's Anatomy for Students flash cards, as well as the editor of multiple books, including Applied Radiological Anatomy and Applied Radiological Anatomy for Medical Students and has published over 50 peer-reviewed papers.

  • Conservative management of groin pain - Fisic Conference Presentation 2015 (12 mins)

    This content consists of a 12 minute video presentation professionally produced and presented at the Fisic Conference 2015.

    Dr Mark Wotherspoon qualified from St George's Hospital in 1985. Having worked in Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and A&E, he completed his GP vocational training in 1991. He was a Principal in General Practice till 2010. He completed his diploma in Sport and Exercise Medicine in 1992 and has worked in Sport and Exercise Medicine since then.

    Dr Wotherspoon has a specialist interest in chronic groin pain, underperformance syndrome and tendon injuries. He is the SEM clinic founder and Consultant in Sport, Exercise & Musculoskeletal Medicine at The Hampshire Clinic, at The Wessex Nuffield Hospital in Southampton, at Wimbledon Clinics in Parkside Hospital in Wimbledon, and for Bupa Wellness, Reading. In addition to this, Dr Wotherspoon is the Medical Lead Southampton Football Club, the Medical Officer for England Cricket, the Medical Officer for the Ladies European Golf Tour, an Honorary Consultant in SEM at the North Hampshire Hospital in Basingstoke, and the Regional Representative in Wessex for the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine.

    Dr Wotherspoon has written an article in BJSM (the journal of Sport and Exercise Medicine), he is a regular speaker at lectures nationally, and he does regular CPD presentations at The Hampshire Clinic, Wimbledon Clinics, Sarum Road, Wessex Nuffield and Circle Reading hospitals.

  • Clinical examination of hip/groin and how to differentiate between diagnoses - Fisic Conference Presentation 2015 (11 mins)

    This content consists of a 11 minute video presentation professionally produced and presented at the Fisic Conference 2015.

    Mr Patrick Carton is a full time Orthopaedic Consultant at the Hip and Groin Clinic, based at the Whitfield Medical Centre, in Waterford, Ireland. He is a specialist in surgery of the Hip and Groin; the majority of his practice involves managing sports related injuries.

    Mr Carton graduated from Queen's University in Belfast, completed his specialist training in Trauma and Orthopaedics and was awarded an MD for his research into Computed Radiographic Analysis of Fracture Healing.

    Prior to his move to Waterford in 2008, he worked as the Clinical Director in Trauma and Orthopaedics at the Southern Health NHS trust, in Northern Ireland. He was recently awarded an honorary research associate for the department of health, sports and exercise science, in Waterford Institute of Technology.

    He is an active member of a number of international teaching faculties and regularly presents his original work both nationally and internationally. Although Mr Carton's specialist interest is in arthroscopic hip surgery, his professional practice includes total hip replacement, arthroscopic knee surgery; the surgical management of inguinal disruption (Gilmore's groin), adductor pathology and chronic groin pain.

  • Sportsman's groin/inguinal related groin pain - Fisic Conference Presentation 2015 (17 mins)

    This content consists of a 17 minute video presentation professionally produced and presented at the Fisic Conference 2015.

    Dr Ulrike Muschaweck received her academic and medical training in the University of Göttingen. From 1986 until 1993 she was Head of the Outpatient Department of the University Hospital Rechts der Isar, Munich.

    Dr Muschaweck's extraordinary career started in 1989, when entering new territory in the field of Hernia Surgery at the University Hospital Rechts der Isar in Munich, Germany. Under the project "Day Care Surgery" she visited the Shouldice Clinic in Toronto, Canada to intensively study the suture repair under local anaesthesia enabling the patients to arrive in the clinic in the morning and return home in the evening after surgery.

    She took up residence in her own medical practice as surgical specialist in 1993 and since then has worked exclusively in the field of hernia surgery. The Hernia Centre Dr Muschaweck – Dr Conze is now the largest European centre specialising in hernias of the abdominal wall and groin region. She has developed the "Minimal Repair" Technique especially for the Sportsman's Groin of the athlete.

    Dr Muschaweck is Founding Member of the German Hernia Society (DHG), and Member of the European and American Hernia Societies (EHS /AHS). Since 2012 she performs surgery at the Platinum Medical Centre of The Wellington Hospital in St. John' s Wood, London, and since 2014 she also operates in Spire Little Aston Hospital and cooperates with the FA's St. George's Park.

  • Non-operative management of the athlete with labral tears and early degenerative changes of the hip - Fisic Conference Presentation 2015 (10 mins)

    This content consists of a 10 minute video presentation professionally produced and presented at the Fisic Conference 2015.

    Professor Cathy Speed is a Consultant in Rheumatology, Sport and Exercise Medicine. She is also a Senior Physician for the English Institute of Sport, Chief Medical Officer to GB Badminton and to Middlesex County Cricket Club and the Academy at the Lords Ground, London. She is Professor of Sports Medicine at the University of St Mark & St John. Professor Speed trained at Nottingham, Newcastle, Durham and Cambridge and has done fellowships in the USA and Budapest.

    Professor Speed's clinical practice blends both her specialities of Rheumatology and Sport & Exercise Medicine in the delivery of care. She has a particular clinical expertise in the diagnosis and management of complex musculoskeletal injuries, arthritis and recalcitrant tendinopathies in sport and in bone health in young athletes. Her academic interests include regenerative medicine in joint and tendon pathologies. She is active in teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level and has published widely.