Running injury prevention, ICE & CrossFit Health talk future of HEALTHcare, and much more coming at you in this edition of Hump Day Hustling! Enjoy, and if you want to dive deeper with ICE Physio we’ve got over 200 courses slated for 2023, check out our Upcoming Dates and Locations to reserve your spot!
Most common reasons, and how to avoid!
Our friend and colleague Dr. Christopher Johnson, a premiere physical therapist and coach from the Seattle area, recently wrote this wonderful piece for Outside Magazine on the most common mistakes runners make and strategies to avoid them. Perfect timing as the running season starts to ramp up around the country and everyone begins eyeing big goals. Share with runners in your community to help keep more of them healthy on the trails this year!
Fitness Forward Healthcare
Are we on the verge of a different (better) era??
ICE CEO Jeff Moore recently sat down with Mike Giardina of CrossFit Health to discuss what it means to be a “Fitness Forward” provider, offering true HEALTHcare as an alternative to our current SICKcare insurance model, and how CrossFit affiliates/coaches can develop relationships with ICETrained rehab providers to keep more athletes healthy, in the gym, and crushing their goals.
Single or multiple joint exercise for the win?
Is it all about those compound movements or hyper focus on a single muscle? This recent systematic review hot off the Strength and Conditioning Journal press delivers this finding: “We conclude that current evidence indicates similar whole muscle hypertrophy between MJ and SJ training”. Make sure to take a peek at the article however for good discussion about how a combination of both may be best strategy for complete muscle development.
Also for those looking for a convenient share, Schoenfeld’s IG post is solid!
Are exclusion criteria limiting relevance?
“The frequent use of psychosocial exclusions is especially compromising to generalizability because chronic pain commonly co-occurs with psychiatric comorbidities”
We’ve all likely thought exclusion criteria tend to rule out most of our actual patients across many conditions, but this is perhaps an even larger concern with our chronic pain population.
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Did you miss any of our ICE Physio podcasts last week? Well here you go!
Monday: “Clogged ducts, mastitis, and our role as physical therapists” (Rachel Moore)
Tuesday: “Treat the brain and the chain” (Lindsey Hughey)
Wednesday: “Tips when working with couples” (Julie Brauer)
Thursday: “Leadership: YOU are wearing golden handcuffs” (Jeff Moore)
Friday: “CrossFit Open is next week: What can you do?” (Mitch Babcock)
Thank You! – ICE Faculty
Upcoming In-Person Courses
- February 18-19: Cervical Spine (Woodstock, GA)
- February 18-19: Older adult LIVE (Kewanee, IL)
- February 18-19: Pregnancy and Postpartum LIVE (The Woodlands, TX)
- February 18-19: Total Spine Thrust (Edmond, OK)
- February 25-26: Dry Needling Upper Body (Cincinnati, OH)
- February 25-26: Extremity Management (Whitinsville, MA)
- February 25-26: Lumbar Spine (Kalispell, MT)
Upcoming Online Courses
- March 1st: Older Adult: Essential Foundations
- March 6th: Fitness Athlete: Essential Foundations
- March 6th: Fitness Athlete: Pregnancy and Postpartum
- March 14th: Rehab of the Injured Runner
- March 27th: Persistent Pain Management
- March 27th: Primary Care PT
- May 4th: Older Adult: Advanced Concepts
- September 17th: Fitness Athlete: Advanced Concepts
📢 On Virtual ICE next week we’ll be chatting “Return to running with the post-op knee patient” presented by ICE faculty Jason Lunden! Not in our virtual mentorship program? Find out how to enroll and learn more HERE