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Private practice: Gym’s the word

Frontline article - Posted on 04/01/2017

If anyone knows about exercise, it’s a physio. Gill Hitchcock headed to the East Midlands, where CSP members are revolutionising the art of gym coaching. ...

Exercise can help older people stay independent and mentally well, says NICE

News item - Posted on 08/12/2016

8 December 2016 Older people who are at risk of losing their independence, or of a decline in mental wellbeing, should be offered ...

Exercise prescription for non-specific chronic low back pain (NSCLBP): a qualitative study of patients’ experiences of involvement in decision making

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 06/12/2016

Background The culture of current clinical practice calls for collaboration between therapists and patients, sharing power and responsibility. This paper reports on the findings of a qualitative study ...

NICE guidelines put exercise at the heart of managing low back pain

News item - Posted on 29/11/2016

30 November 2016 New recommendations on the treatment of low back pain represent ‘an important moment for our profession’, according ...

Exercise prescription for patients with non-specific chronic low back pain: a qualitative exploration of decision making in physiotherapy practice

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 25/11/2016

Background Providing an effective exercise prescription process for patients with non-specific chronic low back pain (NSCLBP) is a challenging task. Emerging research has indicated that partnership in ...

Exercise interventions for patients with gynaecological cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 25/11/2016

Background People with gynaecological cancer commonly suffer from physical and psychological symptoms related to their cancer and cancer treatment. Objective To evaluate and synthesise the ...

Press coverage leads physio lecturer to defend hip replacements

News item - Posted on 31/10/2016

31 October 2016 A physiotherapy lecturer was inundated with calls from concerned members of the public following the publication of ...

Spreading the word: exercise after ileostomy

Frontline article - Posted on 30/09/2016

Physio Gillian Clarke recommends that patients take a softly-softly approach to exercise after having an ileostomy, as Gill Hitchcock and Mark Gould discovered. ...

Editor's comment: working out

Frontline article - Posted on 16/09/2016

You’ll find plenty of inspiration in this issue of Frontline – in fact we hope you always do. But this time you’ll see some of ...

Physical activity engagement in early rheumatoid arthritis: a qualitative study to inform intervention development

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 30/08/2016

Background Physical activity (PA) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is lower than in the general population. PA can improve physical function in RA, decrease chronic inflammation and reduce ...

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