Outline of the Regional Rehabilitation Unit (RRU) Cosford

The Regional Rehabilitation Unit (RRU) Cosford is a facility provided by the Defence Primary Healthcare (DPHC) Unit delivering intermediate rehabilitation within the Defence Medical Rehabilitation Programme (DMRP). It is located at Royal Air Force (RAF) Cosford, near Wolverhampton in the West Midlands and provides clinical management of moderate musculoskeletal conditions to the military population within… Read More


Physiotherapist & Podiatrists get Prescribing Powers

From last week physiotherapists and podiatrists in the UK will be allowed to independently prescribe medication for their patients. Advanced practitioners will have to complete a training course approved by the Health and Care Professions Council and will be able to prescribe only medicines relevant to their role. Source: BMJ 2013;347:f5210. Related Articles Press release:… Read More