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Global Health and Dr Mike Landry Global Health and Dr Mike Landry...

Make sure you are signed up to PP+ and make the most of our excellent Global Health for Physiotherapists course. It’s your opportunity to have a greater impact and influence on health around the world. Global health is commonly thought [Read More...]

Dr Lee Herrington's Knee Assessment & Treatment Guide Dr Lee Herrington’s Knee Assessment & Treatment Guide...

Cap your week off by listening to an expert talk you through all things knee assessment and treatment. Divided into two this interview will help you understand the latest trends of knee research, what you should be looking for during your [Read More...]

We need your help! We need your help!...

This year we want to make Physiopedia GREAT!  We can't do this on our own, we need your help.  In 2017 we want to update the Physiopedia site with a modern clean design that is compatible with mobile devices and is easier to use, we also [Read More...]

2017 will be your best opportunity to learn with Physiopedia yet! 2017 will be your best opportunity to learn with Physiopedia yet!...

The courses run by Physiopedia are unlike other courses available. Not only are they original, they are for physiotherapists written by physiotherapists, they are comprehensive and thoroughly enjoyable. In 2017 we have more available than [Read More...]

Come on, get involved to contribute to your profession in 2017! Come on, get involved to contribute to your profession in 2017!...

Physiopedia relies on the professional community to produce the best free physiotherapy and physical therapy content in the world and you can be a part of the team. What is Physiopedia? Physiopedia began in 2009 and has continued to [Read More...]

Physical Activity and Behaviour Change with Professor Stuart Biddle Physical Activity and Behaviour Change with Professor Stuart...

Professor Stuart Biddle has a rich history and a wide experience in the area of physical activity and behaviour change. PE teacher by background with a PhD is psychology applied to the area of public health, Stuart is more than qualified [Read More...]

A conversation about reflection with Dr Patricia Miller A conversation about reflection with Dr Patricia Miller...

As part of a course on clinical reflection that is being developed for Physiopedia Plus I was very fortunate to be able to record this conversation with Dr Patricia Miller of McMaster University, in which we explored Pat's extensive [Read More...]

Results of the 2016 Physiopedia article quality survey Results of the 2016 Physiopedia article quality survey...

Users rate 87% of Physiopedia articles as Excellent or Good in the 2016 article quality survey Another idea that came up at the recent Physiopedia Hackathon at ER-WCPT was to involve the Physiopedia website users in providing ratings [Read More...]

Talking about Virtual Reality (VR) in physiotherapy rehabilitation with Danielle Levac Talking about Virtual Reality (VR) in physiotherapy...

Danielle Levac from Northeastern University has been investigating the application of virtual reality computer gaming in rehabilitation for a number of years. We took this opportunity to explore her experience and perspectives on VR in [Read More...]

Dr Christian Barton's Top 10 Tips for Treating Knee Pain Dr Christian Barton’s Top 10 Tips for Treating Knee Pain...

The knee is one of the most commonly injured joints and appears in a wide range of clinical environments. Over the past 4 weeks the knee course has been running on PP+ and the participants of the course have been learning anatomy, [Read More...]

Physiopedia at ER-WCPT Physiopedia at ER-WCPT...

Last week was the start of the European region of the World Congress of Physiotherapy conference in Liverpool. The Physiopedia team had an action packed three days including a hackathon, a trade stand, Oculus Rift and three excellent [Read More...]

Results of 2016 Physiopedia user survey Results of 2016 Physiopedia user survey...

One of the many useful suggestions that was made at the recent Physiopedia Hackathon in Liverpool was to run a simple survey on the Physiopedia website to discover exactly what the make up of the site users is. Since we started Physiopedia [Read More...]

Video: Alessandro Demaio - NCDs and physical activity Video: Alessandro Demaio – NCDs and physical activity...

Non-communicable diseases kill 38 million people each year with three quarters of these occurring in low-middle income countries. These are disease you cannot catch and are entirely preventable. Physical activity has a huge impact on [Read More...]

Physiopedia Volunteer Presents at ER-WCPT Physiopedia Volunteer Presents at ER-WCPT...

Michelle Lee encapsulates the core values and worldwide impact of Physiopedia at a ER-WCPT platform presentation. As this is being written Michelle is stood on the platform in Liverpool for her presentation titled "A review of the [Read More...]

Let's get this #HackPP show on the road! Let’s get this #HackPP show on the road!...

As I am spending 3 hours presenting on "open" at the ER-WCPT Conference in Liverpool next week I thought it might be a good idea to openly share our schedule for the Physiopedia Hackathon which takes place the day before on 10 Nov! Why [Read More...]

Join us for fun and games at ER-WCPT in Liverpool! Join us for fun and games at ER-WCPT in Liverpool!...

Next week we'll be in Liverpool in the UK for the 4th European Congress of the WCPT.  We are excited to be actively involved in the conference with presentations, an exhibition stand and the day before the very first Physiopedia Hackathon! [Read More...]

Fishing for knowledge in Physiopedia...

Earlier this year at the CSP Reps development weekend we were fortunate to meet the amazingly talented Ashley Fraser.  After the weekend she put her reflections on the weekend to paper and came up with this amazing representation of the [Read More...]

Physical Activity in Low and Middle Income Countries Physical Activity in Low and Middle Income Countries...

Insufficient physical activity has been identified to be the fourth leading risk factor for global mortality, causing an estimated 3.2 million deaths worldwide. The physical activity content development project aims to develop content [Read More...]

Sedented Dose Sedented Dose...

Below is a written piece submitted by Moti Wilson for the physical activity course which ran earlier in the year. It is an empassioned plea to everyone to become more active. We all in one way or the other been victims of [Read More...]

Video: exploring clinical reflection with John Driscoll Video: exploring clinical reflection with John Driscoll...

A key competence of a physiotherapist is the ability to consistently think about, review and learn from their clinical experience and then change their actions and practice as a result of the knowledge they generate from that experiential [Read More...]