Di Thomson

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint An ethnographic study of physiotherapists' perceptions of their interactions with patients on a chronic pain unit
    Di Thomson
    Academic Department of Physiotherapy, School of Biomedical Sciences, Kings College, London University, London, UK
    Physiother Theory Pract 24:408-22. 2008
  2. doi request reprint The social meaning and function of humour in physiotherapy practice: An ethnography
    Di Thomson
    Academic Department of Physiotherapy, School of Biomedical Sciences, Kings College London, London University, London, UK
    Physiother Theory Pract 26:1-11. 2010
  3. doi request reprint A comparison of the knowledge of chronic pain and its management between final year physiotherapy and medical students
    Nada Ali
    Institute of Origin, Kings College, London University, Academic Department of Physiotherapy, School of Biomedical Sciences, Kings College, Shepherd s House, Guy s Campus, London SE1 1UL, United Kingdom
    Eur J Pain 13:38-50. 2009

Collaborators

  • Nada Ali

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint An ethnographic study of physiotherapists' perceptions of their interactions with patients on a chronic pain unit
    Di Thomson
    Academic Department of Physiotherapy, School of Biomedical Sciences, Kings College, London University, London, UK
    Physiother Theory Pract 24:408-22. 2008
    ..Interactions of resistance or an inability to carry over problem solving skills into their lives resulted in a negative outcome for the patients and a stunting of the team's potential...
  2. doi request reprint The social meaning and function of humour in physiotherapy practice: An ethnography
    Di Thomson
    Academic Department of Physiotherapy, School of Biomedical Sciences, Kings College London, London University, London, UK
    Physiother Theory Pract 26:1-11. 2010
    ..By creating a collective identity, the individual members came to understand the team's underlying philosophy of practice. As a resource, humour was seen to be used as a vehicle of negotiation and a catalyst for change...
  3. doi request reprint A comparison of the knowledge of chronic pain and its management between final year physiotherapy and medical students
    Nada Ali
    Institute of Origin, Kings College, London University, Academic Department of Physiotherapy, School of Biomedical Sciences, Kings College, Shepherd s House, Guy s Campus, London SE1 1UL, United Kingdom
    Eur J Pain 13:38-50. 2009
    ..More focus needs to be paid to the education of the health professionals regarding their assumptions and understanding what 'vulnerable' means in a tissue in comparison to a person...