Free flight physiology project

  • September 12, 2016

The Free Flight Physiology Project (FFPP) aims to study the physiology of free fliers (paragliders, hang gliders, sailplane and wingsuit pilots) to improve performance and safety, gain insights into hypobaric hypoxia and explore the use of novel telemetry in extreme settings.

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PAM students tour the globe

  • September 09, 2016

Graduate students from the MSc in Performing Arts Medicine (PAM) made their mark in this year’s PAMA Conference in New York City. Four ex students presented their research work which was conducted during their studies.

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ISEH consultant profile: Mr Alistair Hunter

  • September 07, 2016

Mr Alistair Hunter is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon with a specialist interest in hand, wrist and elbow surgery. His NHS practice is based at University College London Hospitals and he sees private patients at ISEH and the Princess Grace Hospital.

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Going for gold: the medicine behind the medals

  • August 04, 2016

The Rio 2016 Olympic Games begins on Friday and they are heralded to be one of the most exciting ever. We know that the way athletes are cared for is constantly being refined but what does it take to be a doctor at the Olympic Games?

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London Triathlon: Tips to keep you out of the medical tent

  • July 29, 2016

The world's biggest triathlon, the London Triathlon, takes place at Excel in London's Docklands next weekend. London Triathlon’s Medical Director and ISEH Consultant Sports Physician, Dr Courtney Kipps, shares his tips to help keep competitors safe and out of the triathlon medical tent.

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Passing on expertise: marathon runner Mara Yamauchi

  • July 07, 2016

The ISEH recently held its annual 5K and 10K running event in London’s beautiful Regent’s Park on Sunday 26 June. Leading the event warm-up and setting runners off at the start was two-time Olympian Mara Yamauchi, who is the UK’s second-fastest female marathon runner of all time, with a personal best of 2:23:12.

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A year on foot 5

  • July 06, 2016

Recurrent ankle sprains can be disabling for those engaged in sport or the general population alike as Mr Michael Oddy, ISEH Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon reports.

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Bone health and stress fracture conference

  • July 05, 2016

The ISEH hosted its inaugural evening conference, on the subject of stress fractures in bone on 20 April, in conjunction with Orthopaedic Research UK. Dr Rebecca Robinson, Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine reports.

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ISEH 10K and 5K run 2016

  • June 30, 2016

Over 300 people gathered in perfect running conditions on Sunday 26 June to take part in the fourth annual ISEH 5K and 10K run in London's beautiful Regent's Park.

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Anyone for tennis elbow

  • June 17, 2016

Tennis elbow is probably the most well known injury to affect tennis players. With the grass court season now in full swing Mr Ali Noorani, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon reports.

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