PodChatLive is a regular livestream made for teaching podiatry clinicians and others who might be interested in a great deal of associated issues. It is streamed live at Facebook and next is later on transferred to YouTube. Each live show includes a different expert or number of guests to discuss a distinctive subject every time. Issues have been answered during the live by the hosts as well as the guests during the live stream on Facebook. Additionally there is a PodCast recording of the stream on iTunes and also Spotify and the other typical podcast methods. They have created a significant following that is developing. The show is viewed as one of many strategies podiatrists may get free professional development points.
Among the most popular new episodes was discussing the role of podiatry inside soccer teams. In that show they discussed the difficulties of treating football or soccer, along with the numerous ‘hacks’ which can be frequently required for designing foot orthotics for soccer footwear. There had been also some discussion with regard to the worth of pre-season testing of the lower limb. There was furthermore an important chat of the scientific research of precisely how footwear work together with different surface types and just what role which can play in performance and injures. The edition assembled quite an expert panel which includes Dr Lindsay Hill who's a Sports Podiatrist who has worked on a consultant basis for many different top league soccer clubs in addition to being employed by the Football Association as podiatrist for the English women’s football teams. There was additionally David Brown, who graduated as a Podiatrist in 2015 after a seventeen year career as a professional footballer as well as Athol Thomson, a Sports Podiatrist based at Aspetar in Qatar who is at the moment studying for his PhD and studying football boot-playing surface traction. The last guest was Trevor Prior, a specialist Podiatric Surgeon who's extensive expertise inside pro football, having looked after several top league teams.