Using injection therapy to manage a number of orthopedic problems is commonly carried out. But there is a whole lot of debate about just when was a good time to apply it. For example, should injections be used at the start of the acute period or at a later date when the issue is a lot more chronic. An episode of the livestream chat show for Podiatry practitioners known as PodChatLive was dedicated to this exact issue and also the concerns that surrounded the utilization of injections for bone and joint conditions in general and in the feet in particular. PodChatLive is a live stream that goes out on Facebook and so the two hosts as well as their guest will reply to queries. After the live show, the recording will then be submitted to YouTube and the audio version is produced and is accessible as a Podcast. It's free and widely followed by podiatrists.
During the show on musculoskeletal injections they chatted with the Consultant Podiatric Surgeon, Ian Reilly. He and the hosts discussed that the evidence base with regard to injection therapy most likely is not being what it really could possibly be, and the underpinnings of this insufficient evidence and clinical studies. Ian was furthermore refreshingly genuine regarding how he uses this in his podiatry practice in the context of a multidimensional strategy to bone and joint disorders. Ian likewise outlined the top 3 problems that he injects on a regular basis, along with the commonest complications he encounters when doing that. Ian Reilly qualified as a Podiatric Surgeon in 1996 and has now conducted over 13,000 surgical treatments and over 6000 foot and ankle injections. He is a Fellow of the College of Podiatry (Surgery) and is also on the Directorate of Podiatric Surgery Board of Examiners. Ian has co-authored the book Foot and Ankle Injection Techniques: A Practical Guide that's been selling nicely for a number of years. Ian has surgical rights at a number of hospitals within Northamptonshire in the UK and works both privately and inside the NHS.