Search Results for: Search

Quirky Research

The survival time of chocolates on hospital wards: covert observational study Published December in the British Medical Journal, Gajendragadkar et al. (2013) set out to quantify the consumption of chocolates in a hospital ward environment. They found the median survival time of a chocolate was 51 minutes. The model of chocolate consumption was non-linear, with an initial rapid rate of … Read more

Whiplash Physio

Zac Lowth (Physiotherapist) has been invited as a treating clinician in a University of Queensland, Centre for National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine (CONROD) study “Physiotherapist led stress inoculation intervention integrated with exercise for acute whiplash injury: A randomised controlled trial”. This research will look at the role of physiotherapists in managing stress after whiplash and its affects … Read more

Tom McMillan Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

Tom attends World Congress on Low Back Pain Tom has recently attended both the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) biannual conference in Melbourne and the triannual multidisciplinary World Congress on Low Back and Pelvic Pain. This triannual conference is the peak international meeting of physicians, surgeons, physiotherapists, researchers and others on the treatment of back pian. Tom is available … Read more

Why is green tea so healthy?

Green tea may help burn fat It can help speed up the metabolic rate because its antioxidant effect helps the liver to function more efficiently.  A recent U.S. study of overweight men found that, with no other changes to their diet or exercise regimes, drinking green tea three times a day burned up 200 extra … Read more

Privacy Policy

Our clinics adhere to the federal Privacy Act and have comprehensive policies to protect your health information. From 21 December 2001 health service providers covered by the federal Privacy Act have needed to comply with ten National Privacy Principles that allow for individuals to exercise new rights and choices about how their personal and health information … Read more

FAQs

What is physiotherapy? Physiotherapy is a healthcare profession that assesses, diagnoses, treats, and works to prevent disease and disability through physical means. Physiotherapists are experts in movement and function who work in partnership with their patients, assisting them to overcome movement disorders, which may have been present from birth, acquired through accident or injury, or … Read more