TSP 003: Achilles Tendinopathy with Karim Khan


In this episode of the podcast I interview Karim Khan. Karim Khan is a Professor from the University of British Columbia, and is the editor of the British Journal of Sports Medicine. He has worked with a number of sports at an elite level, as a sports physician, and is well published on the topic of Achilles tendinopathy management. In the interview we discuss :

  • His career pathway
  • Important Components of the Subjective and Objective Assessment
  • The role of imaging
  • The sources of pain in Achilles Tendinopathy
  • Evidence based physiotherapy management of Achilles Tendinopathy
  • The role of other adjunctive therapies – NSAIDs, injections
  • Karim’s Top 5 tips for successful management of Achilles tendinopathy

Karim discusses some great information that can improve your clinical reasoning, your physiotherapy interventions and ultimately improve your management of Achilles tendinopathy. I hope that you love it!

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One comment on “TSP 003: Achilles Tendinopathy with Karim Khan

  1. Great info, very useful. Thank you Karim et al.

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