Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tears

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tears

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tears Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears have always been considered devastating injuries for athletes given the amount of time and input involved in the 12-month rehabilitation process. However, there is growing high-quality...
Shoulder Pain

Shoulder Pain

Shoulder Pain There has recently been a high amount of attention drawn to the efficacy of common treatments for shoulder pain within the media, health care professionals and the scientific literature. In this month’s newsletter, Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist Mike...
Osteoarthritis of the Hip and Knee

Osteoarthritis of the Hip and Knee

Osteoarthritis in the Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis (OA) is a common condition that affects the joints of the body. It is characterised by changes in the joint structures, for example a reduction in cartilage. These changes occur because of complex mechanisms, including...
Adolescent Low Back Pain

Adolescent Low Back Pain

Adolescent Low Back Pain Low back pain is the leading cause of years lived with disability in the world. While rare below 10 years of age, LBP emerges during adolescence and prevalence rates increase until plateauing in early adulthood. ​ The Perth based Raine Cohort...