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Aiming for perfection - physio rehab for older people with dementia

Frontline article - Posted on 19/05/2014

Physio staff in south Yorkshire are finding new new ways to promote the rehabilitation of older people with dementia. Ian A McMillan reports ...

King’s Fund goals ‘blueprint’ for older people's care, says CSP chief

News item - Posted on 06/03/2014

6 March 2014 Karen Middleton, chief executive of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, said the King’s Fund’s report on health and ...

CSP chief challenges health secretary for England over rehabilitation resources

News item - Posted on 10/06/2013

10 June 2013 CSP chief executive Phil Gray challenged health secretary Jeremy Hunt over his commitment to improving outcomes for older ...

Physio develops money-saving community service

Frontline article - Posted on 05/03/2013

A physiotherapist has managed to create a new service in just six weeks. The service has already saved hundreds of thousands ...

Activity level predicts 6-minute walk distance in healthy older females: an observational study

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 27/02/2013

Background The 6-minute walk test (6MWT) is widely used in clinical practice and research. Few studies have investigated activity level as a predictor of 6-minute walk distance (6MWD), and existing ...

A confidence boost - falls prevention at the Soho Centre for Health and Care

Frontline article - Posted on 04/02/2013

Older people who have fallen receive guidance and long-term follow-up from a specialist team in London. Graham Clews reports ...

Hundreds of older people join physical activity event

News item - Posted on 17/08/2012

17 August 2012 A physical activity ‘taster’ day for older people, organised by physiotherapists in Forth Valley, made an appearance at ...

Benefits of sport and activity for older people are outlined

News item - Posted on 17/08/2012

17 August 2012 A ‘Geri Olympics’ event which has been running in the US for 25 years is hoping to spread to the UK. ...

Physios publish new guidance on falls prevention

News item - Posted on 16/08/2012

16 August 2012 Physiotherapists are being urged to use new guidelines to persuade commissioners to fund evidence-based measures to ...

Meeting Older People’s care needs

Frontline article - Posted on 18/06/2012

Physios working in acute geriatric settings should have advanced skills in assessing the risks facing older people, as well as their mental capacity. ...

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