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Focus on Dystonia by Sally Glover

Dystonia is a movement disorder affecting 50,000 people in the UK. It commonly presents in a focal area of the body such as cervical dystonia and writer’s cramp, blepharospasm. Less commonly it affects the whole body and usually presents in childhood – teenage years and follows a more generalised pattern. Common aetiology: physical / emotional [...]

September 2nd, 2016|Dystonia|Comments Off on Focus on Dystonia by Sally Glover

Physiotherapy and Dystonia: What we know by Suzi Allen

Background Presentation by Suzi Allen, Senior Physiotherapist at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham. Suzi has worked within neuro outpatient physiotherapy for the last 4 years and over this time has developed a special interest in both cervical dystonia and facial palsy. Suzi presented the current evidence base for physiotherapy in the treatment of cervical dystonia [...]

August 19th, 2016|Dystonia|Comments Off on Physiotherapy and Dystonia: What we know by Suzi Allen

1st meeting at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham

The first BNN physiotherapists network meeting took place the 11th march 2016 . The physiotherapy team, led by Ms Sally Glover from the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham hosted this first meeting, gathering physiotherapists and neurologists with an interest in retraining patients with dystonia.

March 20th, 2016|Events|Comments Off on 1st meeting at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham