Tom is a full time GP Partner working in Leicester. He has a specialist interest in MSK and Sports and Exercise medicine, with post graduate diploma qualifications in these areas. He has worked as a hospital practitioner in Orthopaedics, and also ran a Primary Care MSK service for many years, working alongside 3 very expert physiotherapy ESPs. He is a member, and steering committee representative of, the Primary Care Rheumatology Society, which was created in 1986 by a group of General Practitioners with a special interest in musculoskeletal medicine and rheumatology, with the aim of improving knowledge & education within primary care, building partnerships with other allied professionals, and improving the standards of care provided to patients with these conditions.
GPs Tom Rowley and Michael Horsfield write their debut MSK Elf blog on a recent systematic review, which investigates the most cost-effective interventions for the management of whiplash-associated and neck pain-associated disorders.[read the full story...]