Joints

Eccentric exercise explained by Professor Ken Nosaka
Fitness 21 Sep 2017

Eccentric exercise explained by Professor Ken Nosaka

Exercises involving eccentric movements that contract or lengthen muscles have increased health benefits, explains Professor Ken Nosaka in this video.
GP Q/A: Cracking knuckles
Chronic Pain 30 Jul 2014

GP Q/A: Cracking knuckles

Cracking knuckles does not cause arthritis but too much knuckle cracking can cause joint pain in knuckles and fingers, Dr. Joe explains.
Physio Q/A: Text neck
Bone 16 Apr 2014

Physio Q/A: Text neck

Neck and shoulder pain are classic text neck symptoms. Physiotherapy can relieve pain and prevent pain from worsening.
Avocado and coconut ice cream
Blood 20 Aug 2013

Avocado and coconut ice cream

This raw food recipe for vegan icecream with avocado and coconut is not only vegan, it’s also sugar free and gluten free. But it’s rich,…
Kale chips
Blood 20 Aug 2013

Kale chips

These crispy homemade chips are packed with flavour and nutrients. It’s amazing that just by drying kale, a delicious leafy green, you end up with…
Bone 01 Jan 2013

A Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Intravenous CNTO 148 (Golimumab) in Patients With Active Rheumatoid Arthritis Despite Methotrexate Therapy

The primary purpose of this study is to assess the clinical effectiveness and safety of intravenous (IV- injection directly into the vein) golimumab infusions every 12 weeks in patients with active rheumatoid arthritis (RA) despite current MTX treatment. The secondary objectives of this study are to evaluate the effects on…
Bone 01 Jan 2013

Study Evaluating Etanercept and Sulphasalazine in Ankylosing Spondylitis

The purpose of this study is to compare the efficacy of etanercept and sulphasalazine in the treatment of Ankylosing Spondylitis. Official Title A Randomized, Double-Blind Study Evaluating the Safety and Efficacy of Etanercept and Sulphasalazine in Subjects With Ankylosing Spondylitis Conditions Ankylosing Spondylitis Study Type Interventional Study Design Treatment,…
Bone 01 Jan 2013

Tai Chi or Hydrotherapy for People With Osteoarthritis of the Hip(s) or Knee(s)

The aim of this study is to determine, in the framework of a randomized controlled clinical trial, whether Tai Chi can affect measurable improvements in self-reported outcomes such as pain, physical function and psychological well-being in people with osteoarthritis (OA) mainly affecting the hips or knees. The effectiveness of Tai…
Bone 01 Jan 2013

A Clinical Study in the Use of Orthotics in Treating Pain in the Front of the Knee

This project will conduct a randomised clinical trial to evaluate the relative benefits of orthotics as the sole treatment of patellofemoral pain syndrome and also when combined with physiotherapy. Factors associated with predicting the results of orthotic therapy will be studied to see if there are any tests that a…