The latest news for osteopaths and manual therapists. If you prefer, you can filter by the following categories: Snapshot Summaries from our Centre for Reviews and Summaries; events; research hubs including Bristol, Exeter, Haywards Heath and Leeds. We also occasionally post summaries of articles that appear in The Osteopath and Osteopathy Today magazines. There is also an archive of our old monthly bulletins.
Advice for self-management and self-care of COVID-19 symptoms at home. https://www.ncor.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/COVID-19-self-management-at-home-1.pdf Read more
Due to ongoing situation we provide here a quick summary of the evidence. https://www.ncor.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/CoronaVirusEvidenceUpdate23.3.20204-1.pdf. Read more
Touch can take place in many forms in society. In some cases it is part of clinical practice when patients are examined as part of a consultation. A new research study exploring views on touch, the Touch Test, commissioned by a partnership between the Wellcome Collection and BBC Radio 4, is being conducted by psychologists at Goldsmiths, University of London. Read more
The next meeting of the Leeds research group will be held on Tuesday 4th February, 2020 from 6.30-8.30pm. The topic selected for the meeting is how the management of joint and spine problems/conditions can be supported with nutritional supplementation. The papers for discussion at the meeting can be found here. Read more