The role of Podiatry at Major Sporting Events

Health and Fitness
Podiatrists can play a special role as part of the coverage at many different sporting events, espeiacilly at endurance events like the marathon where the foot is subjected to a lot of load. Blisters and other injuries are common in these types of events. A recent episode of the podiatry livestream, PodChatLive talked about the role of podiatry at different types of sporting events. The guest that the hosts talked to in that episode was Mandy Abbott who is a lecturer in podiatry at Glasgow Caledonian University in Scotland, the United Kingdom. She is also the Clinical Director for Special Olympics Great Britain and was Lead Podiatrist for the Commonwealth Games in 2014, the European Games in 2015 as well as the World Indoor Athletics in 2018. These roles gave…
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