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Effect of pain neurophysiology education on physiotherapy students’ understanding of chronic pain, clinical recommendations and attitudes towards people with chronic pain: a randomised controlled trial

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 28/11/2017

Objective To investigate the effect of pain neurophysiology education (PNE) on student physiotherapists’: (1) knowledge of chronic pain; (2) attitudes towards patients with chronic pain; and (3) ...

Development and delivery of a physiotherapist-led exercise intervention in a randomised controlled trial for subacromial impingement syndrome (the SUPPORT trial)

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 28/11/2017

Purpose This paper describes the development, content and delivery of a physiotherapist- led individualised, supervised and progressed exercise programme for use in a factorial randomised ...

Physiotherapy for patients with shoulder pain in primary care: a descriptive study of diagnostic- and therapeutic management

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 28/11/2017

Background Shoulder pain is one of the three main musculoskeletal complaints and more than 50% of the patients have symptoms longer than 6 months. Until now, limited data exist about the content ...

Physiotherapy interventions for people with dementia and a hip fracture—a scoping review of the literature

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 28/11/2017

Background People with dementia are 2.7 times more likely to suffer a hip fracture than those without and their management is estimated to cost £0.92 billion per year. Yet there has been little ...

Is keep/refer decision making an integral part of national guidelines for the physiotherapy profession within Europe? A review

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 28/11/2017

Background Keep/refer decision as the ability to independently determine whether a patient’s condition is suitable for physiotherapy management (keep) or not (refer), is regarded as an core ...

Substitution of doctors with physiotherapists in the management of common musculoskeletal disorders: a systematic review

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 28/11/2017

Background There is large variation in models-of-care involving the professional substitution of doctors with physiotherapists. Objective To establish the impact upon patients ...

The role of Philosophical Hermeneutics in contributing to an understanding of physiotherapy practice: a reflexive illustration

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 25/08/2017

This paper provides an overview of Philosophical Hermeneutics based on the work of German philosopher Hans Georg Gadamer. The concepts of the ‘hermeneutic circle’ as a vehicle for interpretation, management ...

Patients’ perceptions of repair, rehabilitation and recovery after major orthopaedic trauma: a qualitative study

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 25/08/2017

Introduction The most common major trauma injuries are multiple fractures. Orthopaedic trauma research has traditionally focused on surgical techniques, and the impact of this major life event on ...

Physiotherapy students’ perceptions and experiences of clinical prediction rules

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 25/08/2017

Objectives Clinical reasoning can be difficult to teach to pre-professional physiotherapy students due to their lack of clinical experience. It may be that tools such as clinical prediction rules ...

Randomised controlled trial to evaluate a physiotherapy-led functional exercise programme after total hip replacement

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 25/08/2017

Background At present, there is an insufficient evidence base to evaluate the effectiveness of physiotherapy following total hip replacement (THR). This study evaluated the effectiveness of a ...

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