Professor Cathy Speed BMedsCi, Dip Sports Med, MA, PhD, FRCP, FFSEM (i) (UK) is a consultant in Rheumatology, Sport & Exercise Medicine.
She is based at The Fortius Clinic, London, and at the Cambridge Centre for Health and Performance in Cambridge. She is also a senior physician for the English Institute of Sport.
Tweets by @prof_speed
This article discusses the possible benefits and mechanisms of effect of extracorporeal shock-wave therapy (ESWT). The terminology is also clarified, making it easier for the reader to interpret the literature on this subject.
Osteoarthritis is a painful condition caused by the degeneration of the joints. Treatment can involve a combination of approaches, including exercise, lifestyle changes and pain relief and ultimately surgery. This article describes the use of gait retraining for the reduction of pain and improvement of function in medial osteoarthritis of the knee.
Suboptimal levels of vitamin D are now recognised as a worldwide public health problem (1), having a range of effects through many mechanisms. A wide range of individuals – even the supremely fit – can have suboptimal vitamin D levels. This article provides an overview of the current understanding of vitamin D, its effects, mechanisms, measurement and approaches to supplementation.
Thank you. Your account has been created and you have now been logged in. We will send you an email so that you can set your password for future use.
Unfortunately your current subscription does not include access to the new Co-Kinetic Business Growth and Marketing section. This is either because you have an old legacy Full Site subscription which requires an upgrade or you have another subscription which doesn't include access to the Business Growth element of the site.
This new part of the Co-Kinetic platform is designed to:
To access this new section, we need you to upgrade to add the Business Growth subscription to your account. (more details here).
Don't worry, it's RISK FREE. If you don't wish your subscription to continue after this time, simply
cancel your Business Growth subscription before the trial expires and your original content
subscription will continue as before.