Assessment and Management of the Sporting Hamstring

Powered by Eventbrite We are delighted to welcome back Fearghal Kerin for his second seminar on the Assessment and Management of the Sporting Hamstring. Fearghal works as a Rehabilitation Physiotherapist in Leinster Rugby and the Head Physiotherapist with Dundalk FC. He brings a wealth of experience from the Elite level of sport on the management…

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Proximal Hamstring Tendinopathy (PHT)

Proximal Hamstring Tendinopathy (PHT)   What is it? A tendinopathy is a change in the tendons structure, usually in response to overload. Unlike what was previously thought, there is no real inflammation happening. The pain is due to the changing and swelling of the tendon’s structure. PHT manifests itself as a deep pain in the…

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High Hamstring Pain

High Hamstring Pain Runners and sometimes field based athletes can present with lower buttock pain in the clinic. This can reduce performance and be painful carrying out normal daily activities. After assessment, this is usually diagnosed as a proximal hamstring tendinopathy. A proximal hamstring tendinopathy is when the tendon that inserts into the bony point of…

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