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Foot ulcer prevention in diabetes

Work on the prevention of diabetes related foot ulcers is underpinned by a long standing partnership with North Manchester Diabetes Centre, and co funding of a Research Fellowship held by Simba Tanyanyiwa. He is leading research on the detection of sub clinical neuropathy in practice, an early marker of ulceration risk. We are part of

New biofeedback intervention for people with knee osteoarthritis

Current physiotherapy treatments for knee osteoarthritis focus on muscle strengthening and provide only small-moderate improvements in pain. Therefore, this project aimed to develop a new treatment to reduce the pain associated with knee osteoarthritis. The new treatment is designed to teach patients to reduce knee muscle co-contraction (simultaneous activation of the hamstrings and quadriceps), a