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Falls assessments are a ‘must’ for care home residents, says Royal Pharmaceutical Society

News item - Posted on 23/02/2016

23 February 2016 Care home residents must have regular falls assessments, says a report from the Royal Pharmaceutical Society. ...

Physio findings: vitamin D increases risk of falling, programme to ease children's pain

Frontline article - Posted on 18/01/2016

In our regular round-up of research Janet Wright looks at research around high-dosage of vitamin D and the increased risk of falling; a programme to ease children's pain and a technique aimed at stretching ...

Strategy aims to make AHPs the ‘go to’ public health professionals

News item - Posted on 08/12/2015

8 December 2015 AHPs must be recognised as an integral part of the public health workforce, with responsibility for designing and ...

Physios and OTs promote falls prevention

News item - Posted on 09/11/2015

9 November 2015 Physiotherapists in Plymouth teamed up with occupational therapy staff to hold a falls awareness day. ...

Physio and paramedic pool resources in Lakes initiative

News item - Posted on 12/10/2015

12 October 2015 A physiotherapist and a paramedic joined forces in a pilot project in which they responded to emergency calls that ...

Physio findings: programme cuts number of falls, movement assessment reveals risk of cerebral palsy

Frontline article - Posted on 15/09/2015

Janet Wright looks at newly published studies. ...

Falls guys - falls prevention in the Highlands

Frontline article - Posted on 14/09/2015

Ian A McMillan meets two physios in the Highland region who raise awareness about keeping older people in their own homes after a fall, wherever possible. ...

Physio findings: Physio help for vegetative states, exercise reduces the risk of falls

Frontline article - Posted on 18/05/2015

In our regular round-up of research that's relevant to physiotherapy staff, Janet Wright looks at how physios help families cope with vegetative states and how exercise helps to reduce the risk of falls. ...

Strength and balance experts can help prevent repeated falls in older people, says NICE

News item - Posted on 27/03/2015

27 March 2015 Older people with a history of falls should be referred to experts, such as physiotherapists, who can provide them with ...

CSP teams up with Age Cymru to discuss 'Falls' at Welsh Labour Spring Conference

News item - Posted on 16/02/2015

16 February 2015 This news item reports on the fringe meeting at Welsh Labour's Spring Party Conference in Swansea.   ...

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