Sideline CT Scanner with MedLogic, Dr. Ott, and Brad Brown – 121
Dr. Summer Ott the Director of the Concussion Program for Memorial Hermann IRONMAN Sports Medicine joins us to figure how the Infrascanner from MedLogic can be used for high school sports setting. With 29 years in the NFL Brad Brown has some great insight into professional sports and in his new role as Director of Sports Medicine for Memorial Hermann. Janine McGowan and Pete Thompson did a great job answering questions and demonstrating this new technology.
Did you know a CT is as much radiation to the head as 300 – 400 chest X-rays? This new technology could help reduce exposure to radiation and speed the triage process
Ryan Collins, is a Physical Therapist for Memorial Hermann that joins us to share some techniques for advanced or late stage physical therapy. We also have a guest spot from Brad Brown Director of Sports Medicine for Memorial Hermann.
Thanks to JJ Worthen for allowing us to use his music.
External Bracing with Chris Dean and Maurice Hawkins – 115
Maurice Hawkins from Gazelle Health Care lends us some expert opinion on the topic of external bracing focusing specifically on the Ankle Roll Guard invented by Chris Dean. The Ankle Roll Guard fits outside the shoe and acts as a block for inversion ankle sprains. we do have concerns about this product on football or soccer players, but Chris says he is planning to do some trials with outside sports, but for now he has been focused on court sports since he is an avid basketball player.