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Tag: spinal cord injury

4th Aug
Aquatic Physiotherapy in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation: a case study and technical article on aquatic treatment.
Aquatic Physiotherapy Aquatic physiotherapy is one of the oldest therapeutic modalities used in the treatment/management of physical dysfunction, but despite an extensive research base it remains underused in rehabilitation. (Becker, 2009). Aquatic physiotherapy is a therapy programme utilising the properties of water, designed by a suitably qualified physiotherapist specifically for an individual to maximise function, […]
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14th Jan
John's Story - Bicycle accident resulting in Spinal Cord Injury
John Leather suffered a life changing spinal cord injury when he was knocked from his bicycle in July 2019. The accident resulted in him sustaining a complicated fracture to his right shoulder and paralysis from T7 (from the bottom of his ribcage). This case study, written in January 2020, provides an account of his rehabilitation […]
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21st Nov
STEPS Client, Dr Ed Hudson demonstrates EksoGT exoskeleton suit at the Parklane Plowden Chambers Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Conference.
Last month, Parklane Plowden Chambers held their annual Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Conference at the DoubleTree Hilton, Leeds. The focus of the day was ‘Litigation and rehabilitation: the role solicitors play in rebuilding lives. Our client, Ed Hudson, his solicitor David Tomlinson (Barratts Solicitors) his consultant Mr Pradeep Thumbikat and Jo Shaw, his physiotherapist […]
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1st Apr
Ed's Story - Spinal cord injury following a cycle crash
Ed Hudson was just 23 years old when he was knocked from his bike by a motorist on a suburban street in Nottingham in February 2018. A newly qualified Doctor of just 8 months, he was on his way to work his shift in general surgery at Nottingham University Hospital. Despite being a low-impact collision, […]
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7th Dec
Press Notice December 2016: Count down to STEPS doors opening (Video)
South Yorkshire is eight weeks away from having its very own NEUROLOGICAL AND COMPLEX TRAUMA REHABILITATION CENTRE right in the heart of Sheffield, delivering intensive therapy to people from the age of 18 who have survived a stroke or brain, spinal or complex trauma injuries. Over the last 10 months, STEPS Rehabilitation Ltd has been […]
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26th Jul
Thanks to NCS, the roof is in sight
Back in February 2015, we put out a tender for the STEPS build. Amongst those invited were Northern Construction Solutions (NCS), recommended by our architects, Alston Murphy Associates. After a month of detailed and careful inspection of the field, we met Sean Anderson, the company’s Director, at a post tender meeting to explore a bit […]
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