Listening Time — 30:52
On this episode, two lead authors of APTA's new Glenohumeral Joint Osteoarthritis Clinical Practice Guideline share highlights from the resource and answer questions from three member PTs.
These PTs, who are members of APTA Hand and Upper Extremity, APTA Geriatrics, and the Academy of Orthopaedic Physical Therapy, share their big takeaways and how the CPG helps them as clinicians.
The following were discussed in this episode:
- Physical Therapist Management of Glenohumeral Joint Osteoarthritis: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American Physical Therapy Association in PTJ: Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Journal.
- CPG+ Summary.
- Imaging and Physical Therapy.
- Timed Functional Arm and Shoulder Test (TFAST).
- Shoulder Performance Activity Test (SPAT).
This episode features the lead authors of the CPG: Lori Michener, PT, PhD, ATC, FAPTA, director of and principal investigator at the Clinical Biomechanics and Orthopedic Outcomes Research Laboratory at the University of Southern California; and Jill Heitzman, PT, DPT, PhD, director of the physical therapy program and associate professor at Maryville University. They are joined for a discussion by clinicians and fellow APTA members Douglas Conroy, PT, DPT, ATC, MS; Robert Manske, PT, DPT, MEd; and Tim Nguyen, PT, DPT. APTA Practice Specialist Jeanine Kolman, PT, DPT, hosts this episode.