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Acoustic Magazine – Preventing Injuries in Guitarists (Part 3)

The third Acoustic Magazine article looks at focal hand dystonia in guitarists; how to prevent it, treat it and the latest research.

Acoustic Magazine – Preventing Injuries in Guitarists (Part 3)

Posted in NEWS, PUBLICATIONS on September 24th 2011

Acoustic Magazine – Preventing Injuries in Guitarists (Part 2)

I’m very happy to announce that the second in this series of articles is now available! The term “RSI” can scare guitarists, but there are easy ways to decrease the chance of developing repetitive strain injuries.

Acoustic Magazine – Preventing Injuries in Guitarists (Part 2)

Posted in NEWS, PUBLICATIONS on July 17th 2011

Assessment and Treatment Principles for the Upper Extremities of Instrumental Musicians

This is an authoritative textbooks for hand surgeons and therapists.  I am honoured to have made a contribution to Chapter 142 “Assessment and Treatment Principles for the Upper Extremities of Instrumental Musicians.”

Thank you to the editor for allowing me to upload the chapter here.

Posted in NEWS, PUBLICATIONS on March 12th 2011

Acoustic Magazine – Preventing Injuries in Guitarists (Part 1)

This is the first of four articles that Acoustic Magazine have asked me to write. The focus of these articles is on how to prevent injuries and how to enjoy playing the guitar without hurting yourself. The magazine is in the shops on February 18, and I have been given kind permission to upload my article for your interest – hope you enjoy it!

Acoustic Magazine – Preventing Injuries in Guitarists (Part 1)

Posted in NEWS, PUBLICATIONS on February 15th 2011

Groundbreaking new text book

This book is the first of its kind on the subject of people with connective tissue disorders. Scientific evidence from many professionals and management techniques are presented. I’m delighted to be able to include my chapters here on the website, and thank the publishers for allowing me to do so.

Physiotherapy and occupational therapy in the hypermobile adult – Chapter 9

Regional complications in joint hypermobility syndrome – the hand – Chapter 12

Posted in NEWS, PUBLICATIONS on December 31st 2010

Neurology of Music

I am delighted to announce that Neurology of Music has just been published and includes my chapter on Focal Hand Dystonia Affecting Musicians. My work presents the latest research on how to effectively treat this often debilitating condition.

The publishers have kindly allowed me to post this here:

Neurology of Music – Chapter 24

Posted in NEWS, PUBLICATIONS on November 8th 2010

London Hand Therapy:

  • Injury prevention
  • Hand and upper limb assessment and treatment
  • Postoperative management

Hand Therapy is both an art and a rehabilitation science for the upper extremity. The injured limb is evaluated and assessed, and a variety of treatment methods are used to achieve set therapeutic goals.

Hand therapists are qualified Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists who have become skilled in treating upper limb injuries and deformities through further education, training and clinical experience.