People with dementia have high risk of falling, NIHR-backed study reveals
A physio-led study has revealed alarming rates of falls and fractures requiring hospitalisation in people with dementia and the need for more proactive falls prevention for high risk groups.
Public Health England publishes resource pack for falls and fracture prevention
Public Health England has published a resource pack to accompany its Falls and fracture consensus statement: supporting commissioning through prevention, published in January.
Patients’ perceptions of repair, rehabilitation and recovery after major orthopaedic trauma: a qualitative study
Physio findings: Psoriatic arthritis linked to fracture risk
Physiotherapy Journal editor Michele Harms and Caroline White report on recent research.
Nintendo Wii Fit as an adjunct to physiotherapy following lower limb fractures: preliminary feasibility, safety and sample size considerations
Physio-led services win prestigious NHS innovation awards
Physiotherapy plays an integral part in two teams that received NHS Innovation Challenge prizes, which are funded by NHS England.