Entries by Vicki

Treating Proximal Hamstring Tendinopathy Video by Sportsinjuryphysio.com

Treating Proximal Hamstring Tendinopathy – Not Just For Runners Maryke from Sports Injury Physio talks about why we develop PHT.   Maryke explains the causes and treatments, the effects of some inflammatory diseases, the menopause, relative rest and what exercises to do and why.  

Proximal Hamstring Tendinopathy: Clinical Aspects of Assessment and Management

The Most Comprehensive Clinical Paper On Proximal Hamstring Tendinopathy This clinical paper is written by four of the worlds top tendon specialists:  Tom S.H. Goom, Dr. Peter Malliaris, Michael P. Reiman and Craig R Purdam. https://www.jospt.org/doi/10.2519/jospt.2016.5986      

Video of Prof. Jill Cook Talking Tendinopathy Rehabilitation

Professor Jill Cook Explains Concepts in Tendinopathy Rehabilitation   A little give away – the changed pathology remains but the tendon grows more good tissue until there is more good tissue than a tendon with normal pathology!  Recently termed the donut effect.  

Mental Health, Grief and Injury Explained

Why You Feel Grief When Injured And How To Manage These Feelings Many people say the hardest part of being injured is the impact on their mental health.  On top of that lots of people take up sport to improve their mental health or as a coping mechanism.  Many sporting events are social events. People […]

PHT Recovery Success Stories

Proximal Hamstring Tendinopathy Recovery Stories Corina Barbaza Weber’s Recovery After fighting for almost one year PHT, just completed now a pain free, injury free half marathon in 1h37min, beating my 2016 PB. For everyone out there who is exasperated of not being able to sit without pain, let alone bend forward or run, I tell […]

What Is Proximal Hamstring Tendinopathy…..

This website is dedicated to proximal hamstring tendinopathy.  There’s a link to a global Facebook community where people share their experiences and support each other.  You are not alone with this.  Talk to people who have successfully recovered from proximal hamstring tendinopathy and returned to running, sitting and a pain free life. Proximal hamstring tendinopathy […]