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Prof Tim Watson

Prof Tim Watson

Member since: Oct 2016

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Found this paper (De Marchi, T., et al. (2017). "Phototherapy for Improvement of Performance and Exe...

Posted in Class 3b vs Class 4 laser 3 days ago

Anne-Marie. Agree with Cliff in that the current opinions would say that oral hydrocortisone does no...

Posted in Is oral hydrocortisone a contraindication to ESWT for plantar fasiopathy? 1 week ago

Catherine. I am OK if you want to ask a question about general physiotherapy but as Oscar has said, ...

Posted in Why there's no section regarding general physiotherapy? 2 weeks ago

I had a look through this topic again yesterday in response to another query, and like Cliff, can se...

Posted in Contraindications for Radial Shockwave Therapy (RSWT) 3 weeks ago

several people have asked this over the last year or so. As has already been said, I can't see that ...

Posted in Contraindication to ESWT 3 weeks ago

Interesting debate - and I agree totally with the fact that EBP, as it was originally postulated, di...

Posted in Australian physiotherapists banning electrotherapy for LBP 1 month ago

There have been a LOT of e mails coming through over the last few weeks on this topic and I am encou...

Posted in Class 3b vs Class 4 laser 1 month ago

Geraldine. It would seem that I am not alone in never having heard about this treatment. If it is us...

Posted in Shortwave for a Liver Cyst?? 2 months ago

Prof James. Many thanks for that suggestion. The drops of water on the transducer face - a commonly ...

Posted in How much is the lifespan of an ultrasound transducer? 2 months ago

A patient has contacted me directly with this query. I do not have a definitive answer so opening it...

Posted in Shortwave for a Liver Cyst?? 2 months ago