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New research reveals the overwhelming fears stroke survivors face and underlines the crucial role healthcare professionals can play in their recovery

The Stroke Association has launched a new campaign – ‘Rebuilding Lives: the second phase’ – which aims to raise general awareness of strokes and showcase…
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New initiative looks at how physiotherapists can encourage patients to undertake strengthening exercises and meet official activity guidelines

In collaboration with Sport England and the Centre for Ageing Better, the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) has announced a new project to find the…
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More than 50 percent of healthcare professionals feel their colleagues ignore people with dementia, new research shows

Results from the world’s largest survey on attitudes to dementia highlight a shocking lack of global knowledge surrounding dementia, with one-third of respondents stating that…
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Latest Government physical activity guidelines aim to aid healthcare professionals to promote exercise to improve people’s health

The UK Chief Medical Officers (CMOs) have published an updated version of their 2011 Physical Activity Guidelines, highlighting how regular physical activity can protect against…
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Respected international therapist to present latest patient mobilisation techniques to healthcare professionals at NBE 2019

Based in Sweden, highly experienced Etac Occupational Therapist (OT) Kristin Törnkvist will illustrate the latest patient mobilisation solutions at the National Back Exchange (NBE). NBE…
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New CPD-accredited education portfolio for healthcare professionals including pressure care and patient mobilisation

The UK’s only independent provider of bed management services, Medstrom Healthcare, will be offering Continuing Professional Development (CPD) accredited courses for healthcare professionals, helping support…
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