Celebrate the autonomy
Advanced physiotherapy practitioners play a crucial role in keeping patients out of hospital, say Catriona Walker and Pamela Anderson.
Respiratory specialist replaces medic to become trust’s first physio consultant
Sam Pilsworth has replaced a medical consultant to become the first physio consultant at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS trust, the largest single site specialist heart and chest hospital in the country.
Physio lecturer wins London Borough of Newham award for community workshops
A senior physiotherapy lecturer who dedicates time away from academia to run workshops for people with chronic pain has won a London Borough of Newham ‘community builders’ award.
Does physical activity change following hip and knee replacement? Matched case-control study evaluating Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge meet physio staff and students at Coventry University
Physiotherapy staff and students at Coventry University discussed their profession with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge when the royal couple opened a new science and health building on the campus.
3 minutes with Margot Streatfield
Margot Streatfield is one of a number of support workers in Leeds who have grasped opportunities to develop their role and display leadership skill
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Care home support: In the news
Wakefield’s pioneering care home support team featured in recent BBC reports.
Community falls service produces ‘significant’ improvements in patients
Physiotherapist Judith Cohen has said that clinical outcome measures showed her west London falls service had ‘significantly improved’ the health of patients.
Physio pioneers AHP end of life care education for community teams
A physio is leading allied health professional (AHP) education in a pilot looking at the effectiveness of training community teams in end of life and palliative care.