At the Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals NHS Trust, physiotherapists and support workers in the cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation service work collaboratively with clinical exercise physiologists in a number of acute and community settings.
Heather Probert, consultant physio and team lead, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals NHS Trust
The main differentials are with more complex patients….. with really complex musculoskeletal problems or advanced neurological problems, then that’s where the physiotherapist would see them instead of the exercise physiologist.
Pure Sports Medicine has a team of physiotherapists working alongside a wide range of exercise professionals to provide a comprehensive musculoskeletal treatment and management service.
Claire Small, consultant physio and chief clinical officer, Pure Sports Medicine, London
A multi-professional rehabilitation team offers a more varied and comprehensive approach to patient management…… we are better working collaboratively to optimise the outcome for our patients