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The key is to get moving again and not focus too much on the exact source of the pain



Analysis: all you ever wanted to know about Achilles Tendinopathy, a frequent and often persistent complaint which affects bith athletes and non-athletes


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Stiffening the back only arrived in the 19th century – before then, aristocratic fashion favoured languid slouching


Patients advised to try more conservative therapies before rushing into surgery for incontinence and prolapse 


What to do - and what not to do - to deal with low back pain


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All current practicing ISCP members that are also CORU registered receive as a member benefit a bespoke and exclusive Fitness to Practice Legal Expenses Insurance Policy negotiated by the ISCP for Practicing  Members.

A copy of the members policy summary and also a summary of the policy benefits is attached below

Please read carefully and keep on file for your records and use in the event of a complaint being made against you to CORU.


A huge factor that leads to gym injuries is poor technique during an exercise


Updated 14-03-2018

What is new? The Physiotherapist Registration Board has changed the proof of employment requirements for Physiotherapists who are self-employed.

PART 3 covers all the documents (other than international police clearance and national police clearance (Garda vetting) that you will need in order to register with CORU.

Information on International Police Clearance and Garda Vetting are covered in Parts 1 and 2 – check these if you have not already done so



Registration Part 2 - Garda Vetting

Updated 23-03-2018

What is Garda Vetting?

Garda Vetting is National Police Clearance

It is an official letter of criminal clearance issued by the Gardaí


Registration with CORU – Part 1 - International Police Clearance

Updated 23rd March – SCOTTISH DISCLOSURES is no longer accepting applications for police clearance for people who worked in England or Wales (previously the quickest route)

*Updated 16th March – Additional information on Canada and new information on Saudi Arabia ad Italy

 What do I need to do before I register?

You need to have evidence of some documentation in advance of registering.