Reith Lectures by Atul Gwande

Just heard the first 2 Reith Lectures on R4 by Atul Gwande, why doctors fail and how systems can improve medical care. Very interesting and inspirational lectures, I cannot wait to listen to the next 2 lectures in a quiet moment. I think we need inspiration at a time when our profession is under attack from many quarters. How can… read more →

New Physiotherapy study planned for patients with Fibromyalgia

Prof Joe McVeigh and colleagues in the University of Ulster are planning to recruit patients with Fibromyalgia for a new study exploring the benefits of intensive physiotherapy. The primary research team met in Belfast yesterday with the support of Arthritis Research UK and the study should provide insight into the benefits of Physiotherapy for this complex condition. It will definitely… read more →