NICE recommends rehab on same day as surgery for joint replacement patients
People undergoing hip, knee or shoulder replacement surgery should receive rehabilitation on the same day, or within 24 hours after their operation.
CSP deeply concerned by inequalities in Covid-19 impact
The CSP has expressed deep concern at the findings of Public Health England’s report on Covid-19 deaths, which was published this week after ‘unjustifiable delays’.
Physios warn over dangers of ‘wild west’ online pain advice
Physiotherapists are calling on people to visit trusted sources online after a study highlighted alarming levels of misinformation in the most-watched back pain videos on YouTube.
Second set of CSP Covid-19 rehab standards launched
The CSP has launched a second set of its Covid-19 rehab standards, specifically to guide physiotherapy professionals providing palliative care.
Physios’ postnatal running guidance recognised and aligned with government advice
An infographic based on the guidance for postnatal return to running produced by three physiotherapists has been aligned with the Chief Medical Officer’s (CMO) physical activity guidelines.
Technology for people who have suffered a stroke gets a research boost
Neurological physiotherapist and academic Rachel Stockley is the second physio in the UK to receive a prestigious national research fellowship.
CSP welcomes rehab framework for Wales
The CSP in Wales has welcomed the publication of the rehabilitation framework for continuity and recovery 2020 to 2021.
CSP welcomes first Covid-19 rehab centre, but calls for more investment in community rehab
A new specialist rehab centre, described by the CSP as a ‘vital link’ for patients who have left hospital but are still recovering from Covid-19, has opened today.
Physiotherapy in the news - Covid-19 rehab and lockdown coverage
After the emergence of Covid-19 in the UK, the media spotlight has regularly shone on the work of physiotherapists.
New Frontline on its way
Look out for the June issue of Frontline, which will be landing on doorsteps next week.