Research Projects

Homerton Physio and Sports is involved in a number of Research Projects which include the following,

Research Project: Extracorporeal shockwave therapy in the management of recalcitrant tendinopathy: A prospective case series assessing outcome and correlation with neovascularity.

Dates: January 2012 to Present

Location Homerton University Hospital

Team Members: Dr. Peter Resteghini, Dr Steve Chew, Mr Andrew Davidson, Mr Steve Clarke

 

Research Project: High Volume Guided Injection in the Management of Relcalitrant Mid-Body Achilles Tendinopathy: A Prospective Case Series Assessing the Influence of neovascularity and Outcome.

Dates: January 2010

Location Homerton University Hospital

Team Members: Dr. Peter Resteghini, Dr Justin Yeoh

 

Research Project: A Double Blind Randomised Controlled Trial: Injection of Autologous Blood for Chronic Shoulder, Elbow and Knee Tendinopathy

Dates: January 2009

Location Homerton University Hospital

Team Members: Dr. Peter Resteghini, Dr Tamim Khanbhai, Dr. Shabaaz Mughal, Mr Ziali Sivardeen

 

Research Project: A comparative study examining the sensitivity of ultrasound determined median nerve cross-sectional area with nerve conduction investigation in the diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS).

Dates: January 2012

Location Homerton University Hospital

Team Members: Dr. Peter Resteghini, Dr Tamim Khanbhai Dr. Beena Hameed

Research Project: Injection therapy in the management of osteoarthritis of the knee

Dates: January 2007

Location Homerton University Hospital

Team Members: Dr. Peter Resteghini, Dr Phil Mandy, Dr. Ann Mandy, Dr. Graham Stew

 

Research Project: Myofascial Trigger Points: Pathophysiology and Treatment with Dry Needling

Dates: January 2007

Location Homerton University Hospital

Team Members: Dr. Peter Resteghini

 

Research Project: Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) of Muscle Motor Points in the Treatment of Chronic Low Back Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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Dates: January 2000

Location Homerton University Hospital

Team Members: Dr. Peter Resteghini


Publications

XXXIII FIMS World Congress of Sports Medicine and Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine, From Prevention to Performance [Click to download PDF]


For more information on the conditions we treat and services we offer, or to book an appointment please call
020 8510 5751 or email us at peter.resteghini@homerton.nhs.uk

Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy
At Homerton Physiotherapy we are experts in treating a variety of conditions.
Osteoarthritis & Hyaluronan
Osteoarthritis & Hyaluronan
We provide treatment for Osteoarthritis, a chronic disease process that affects your joints.
Sport Injuries
Sport Injuries
Our physiotherapists specialise in diagnosing and treating a range of sports injuries.
Resources
Resources
Aside from treating patients we also conduct research projects.