Hip Labral Repair Physical Therapy | Case Study | Week 0-6 | CAM Reduction – FPF Show Episode 46

By dpope2020

August 19, 2022

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Hip Labral Repair Physical Therapy | Case Study | Week 0-6 | CAM Reduction – FPF Show Episode 46

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In today's episode we go over Hip Labral Repair Physical Therapy | Case Study | Week 0-6 | CAM Reduction:

  • 0:00 Introduction
  • 1:31 Subjective information - Hip Labral Repair Physical Therapy
  • 2:29 Symptoms leading up to surgery, past medical history and mechanism of injury
  • 3:29 Diagnosis and diagnostic imaging
  • 3:36 Patient goals - Hip Labral Repair Physical Therapy
  • 4:39 How to read a post-operative surgical report and how it influences treatment
  • 7:13 Objective findings and red flags - How to start physical therapy 
  • 9:52 What are the patient contraindications and protocol for hip labral repair physical therapy?
  • 14:47 Physical therapy plan of care and treatment frequency
  • 16:25 Range of motion early on after surgery
  • 18:09 Strength training at week 0-3 after hip labral repair surgery
  • 21:17 Physical therapy program week 0-3 after hip labral repair surgery
  • 22:21 Range of motion goals at week 3-6 after hip labral repair surgery
  • 24:09 Strength training week 3-6 after hip labral repair surgery
  • 26:02 Physical therapy program week 3-6 after hip labral repair surgery

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