KNO2wledge 9 Conference

  • December 01, 2016

On Saturday 19 November, CASE Medicine presented their flagship KnO2wledge 9 Conference, which this year was about the future of exploration class missions including the potential role of doctors.

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ISEH Profile: Belinda Durey

  • November 30, 2016

Belinda Durey is an Exercise Physiologist, currently working in research at the ISEH in conjunction with her clinical roles at UCLH, The Royal Free Hospital and Westmoreland St Hospital.

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NFL kicks off in London

  • October 31, 2016

Every year the ISEH and the Princess Grace hospital support the NFL in coordinating the entire medical care of the teams and NFL staff visiting London for the international series, now a regular part of the NFL calendar.

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Farewell Sir Robert

  • October 28, 2016

At the end of September Sir Robert Naylor stepped down as chief executive of UCLH. As chair of the ISEH board Sir Robert Naylor was instrumental in setting up the Institute and we would like to thank him for all his support and wish him the very best for the future.

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A year on foot at the ISEH 7

  • October 26, 2016

Elevated interest and participation in sport after an Olympic Games are frequently associated with activity-related injuries associated with the increase in demands on our musculoskeletal system as Mr Michael Oddy, ISEH Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon reports.

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The show must go on

  • October 25, 2016

Emily Prior-Willeard is a bioveterinary scientist, a circus performer  and a MSc Performing Arts Medicine student at UCL based at the ISEH.

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Cardiopulmonary exercise testing

  • October 25, 2016

A cardiopulmonary exercise test (CPET), more widely known as a VO2max test, is a non-invasive gold standard assessment of aerobic fitness. CPET assesses exercise capacity by looking at how an individual’s heart and lungs are able to cope with increasing demand of incremental exercise.

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ISEH consultant profile: Sujith Konan

  • October 24, 2016

Sujith Konan is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon with a specialist interest in hip, knee and sports surgery.

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Cycling remains the golden sport!

  • September 13, 2016

Have you been inspired by the world-domination of the British Cycling track riders at Rio 2016 or motivated by the continued success of Chris Froome and Team Sky? Michael Crebbin, Senior Physiotherapist at the ISEH reports on the benefits of cycling and offers his advice.

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A year on foot at the ISEH 6

  • September 12, 2016

Playing fields baked hard by the late summer sun can place the foot at significant injury risk in the return to training and competitive sports in late August and September. Hyperextension injuries, or forced upward movement of the big toe metatarso-phalangeal joint can lead to a variety of injuries which have broadly been called a turf toe as Mr Michael Oddy, ISEH Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon reports.

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