Congratulations to our Sports Physiotherapy SIG for their recent involvement with the British Journal of Sports Medicine. The majority of the Journal was made up of New Zealand contributed articles.
There were editorials from SPNZ current President, Hamish Ashton titled Sports physiotherapy advancing in New Zealand. Past President Tony Schneider contributed an editorial titled Blood, sweat and tears: reclaiming the ethical high ground in sports physiotherapy.
There was a New Zealand theme throughout the entire Journal showcasing many Physiotherapy New Zealand member’s research. Below is a list of all of the articles. SPNZ members get direct access to The British Journal of Sports Medicine.
Sports physiotherapy advancing in New Zealand
Blood, sweat and tears: reclaiming the ethical high ground in sports physiotherapy
Anthony G Schneiders
Common misconceptions about back pain in sport: Tiger Woods’ case brings five fundamental questions into sharp focus
15 years of tracking physiotherapy evidence on PEDro, where are we now?
Steven J Kamper, Anne M Moseley, Robert D Herbert, Christopher G Maher, Mark R Elkins, Catherine Sherrington
Top tips for social media use in sports and exercise medicine: doing the right thing in the digital age
Osman Hassan Ahmed, Richard Weiler, Anthony G Schneiders, Paul McCrory, S John Sullivan
Predicting recurrent shoulder instability
Mark R Hutchinson, Bob McCormack
Risk factors which predispose first-time traumatic anterior shoulder dislocations to recurrent instability in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis
M Olds, R Ellis, K Donaldson, P Parmar, P Kersten
The ‘Best Practice Guide to Conservative Management of Patellofemoral Pain’: incorporating level 1 evidence with expert clinical reasoning
Christian John Barton, Simon Lack, Steph Hemmings, Saad Tufail, Dylan Morrissey
A systematic review of the effects of upper body warm-up on performance and injury
J Matt McCrary, Bronwen J Ackermann, Mark Halaki
Platelet-rich plasma does not enhance return to play in hamstring injuries: a randomised controlled trial
Bruce Hamilton, Johannes L Tol, Emad Almusa, Sirine Boukarroum, Cristiano Eirale,Abdulaziz Farooq, Rodney Whiteley, Hakim Chalabi
The prevalence, incidence and severity of low back pain among international-level rowers
Craig Newlands, Duncan Reid, Priya Parmar
Exercise and the platelet activator calcium chloride both influence the growth factor content of platelet-rich plasma (PRP): overlooked biochemical factors that could influence PRP treatment
Bruce Hamilton, Johannes L Tol, Wade Knez, Hakim Chalabi
New Zealand sports physiotherapy code of conduct
Lynley Anderson, Angela Cadogan, Michael Borich, Anthony Schneiders, Jeanne Snelling