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Cardiopulmonary PT Journal Podcast

This podcast serves to help facilitate discussion and dissemination of research and clinical practice within the field of cardiovascular and pulmonary PT.
Creator: Rich Severin
Duration: 17:20
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal 
In this episode, we interview Dr. Sandra Billinger from The University of Kansas Medical Center. We discuss her work which investigates the influence of vascular function in patients with stroke and the role of exercise therapy in this population. We also discuss her career as a researcher, including her experiences chairing the interdisciplinary scientific statement development group on exercise training for patients with stroke and the process of developing and directing a research lab.
Creator: Rich Severin
Duration: 28:07
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal April 2018, Volume 29, Issue 2;
In this episode, we interview Tamica Sturgess author of the July Publication “The Functional Difficulties Questionnaire: A New Tool for Assessing Physical Function of the Thoracic Region in a Cardiac Surgery Population.” We discuss the paper and the practical utility of the first validated functional outcome measure for patients following cardiac surgery. We also discuss the process of participating in research as a clinician.
Creator: Rich Severin
Duration: 16:58
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal 
In this episode, we interview Dr. Sean Collins, editor in chief of Cardiopulmonary PT Journal and the Winner of the 2018 Linda Crane Memorial Lecture Award. His talk is titled “Synthesis: Causal Models, Causal Knowledge” which we explore and describe in the context of physical therapy practice.
Creator: Rich Severin
Duration: 38:38
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal 
In this episode, we interview Dr. Barbara Smith from the University of Florida and lead speaker for the talk at CSM 2018 titled “Respiratory Muscle Training Prescription: Endurance or Strength”. Dr. Smith is a leader in the field of respiratory muscle physiology. She shares some of her perspectives in this field of physiology as well as her experiences of conductive both mechanistic and clinical research as a physical therapist.
Creator: Rich Severin
Duration: 25:44
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal January 2018, Volume 29, Issue 1;
In this episode, we interview Dr. Sara Arena lead author for “Blood Pressure Attitudes, Practice Behaviors and Knowledge of Outpatient Physical Therapists” published in the January issue of the journal. We discuss the evidence supporting blood pressure screening and the gaps in practice behaviors, as well as ways to improve screening.
Creator: Rich Severin
Duration: 36:03
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal 
In this episode, we interview Dr. John Heick co-lead investigator for the APTA Cardiopulmonary Section’s Heart Failure Clinical Practice Guideline. This episode we discuss updates to the development process, and offer a brief preview of some of the recommendations. We also discuss the processes of knowledge translation and implementing research into clinical practice.
Creator: Rich Severin
Duration: 29:30
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal October 2017, Volume 28, Issue 4;
In this episode, we interview Dr. Thessa Hilgenkamp PhD one of the authors for the paper “Feasibility of Supramaximal Verification of Peak Oxygen Uptake of a Graded Maximal Treadmill Test in Adults With Intellectual Disability” published in the October 2017 issue of CPTJ. We also discuss the intersectional relationship between intellectual disability, physical activity, and cardiovascular disease.
Creator: Rich Severin
Duration: 31:11
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal. 28(3):85-92, July 2017
In this episode, we discuss the Cardiopulmonary Research and Review lecture and paper with lead author Dr Paul Ricard PT, DPT, CCS. We also discuss the importance of carefully appraising clinical research from a clinician’s perspective and provide practical recommendations on how to integrate research into practice.
Creator: Rich Severin
Duration: 28:18
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal April 2017, Volume 28, Issue 2;
In this episode, we interview Pam Bartlo PT, DPT, CCS from the D’Youville College regarding her paper published in April’s edition of the journal titled “Background and Expertise of Faculty Teaching Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Content in Entry-Level DPT Programs”. It was a great conversation regarding cardiopulmonary coursework and physical therapy education in general!
Creator: Rich Severin
Duration: 26:25
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal 
In this episode, we interview Roger Kerry PhD MCSP FMACP FHEA from the University of the Nottingham, UK regarding his work on cervical arterial dysfunction and orthopedic manual therapy. Both the research and practice aspects of cervical arterial dysfunction are discussed. Dr. Kerry also offers his perspective on new directions for clinical research in physical therapy.
Creator: Rich Severin and Sean Collins
Duration: 24:03
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal January 2017, Volume 28, Issue 1;
In this episode, we feature Michael Schoemaker, PT, DPT, PhD, GCS, associate professor at Grand Valley State. We discuss his study published in the most recent edition of CPPTJ, which involves a novel technology for physical activity monitoring in patients with heart failure. We also discuss future directions for wearable technologies in both research studies and clinical practice.
Creator: Rich Severin and Sean Collins
Duration: 20:34
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal 
In this episode, we introduce the plans and scope for this podcast and blog. We also discuss the importance of leveraging emerging media technology and social media in the field of academia.