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Direct access cancellation ‘the wrong decision at the wrong time’, warns CSP NI

Press Release - Posted on 21/02/2017

21 February 2017 The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy in Northern Ireland has strongly criticised a decision by the Health and Social ...

Australian physio Jonathon Kruger will lead WCPT

News item - Posted on 30/06/2016

30 June 2016 Members of the international physical therapy community can learn a great deal from each other, but must not try to push ...

Let physios provide fit notes and reduce strain on GPs, says CSP

News item - Posted on 22/06/2016

23 June 2016 The CSP is highlighting how physiotherapists can reduce unnecessary GP appointments, following calls by doctors to allow ...

Direct access and patient/client self-referral to physiotherapy: a review of contemporary practice within the European Union

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 29/11/2013

Background Direct access refers to service users being able to refer themselves to physiotherapy without a third-party referral. It represents a model of practice supported globally by the profession, ...

Evaluation of physiotherapists as primary assessors of patients with musculoskeletal disorders seeking primary health care

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 15/06/2012

Objectives To evaluate primary physiotherapist assessment and management of patients with musculoskeletal disorders in primary care, and to compare patient satisfaction with primary assessment by a ...

Direct access to physiotherapy in primary care: now?—and into the future?

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 07/10/2010

Background Patient direct access to physiotherapy (self-referral), is not the routine mechanism in use within the National Health Service (NHS) although more recently it has become a topic of ...

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