Buckinghamshire Musculoskeletal Integrated Care Service
Buckinghamshire Musculoskeletal Integrated Care Service (MuSIC)

Patient information

Patient guide

General Data Protection Notice

 

Useful links

 

Patient decision aids

If you feel you need more support to make a decision about your treatment, your GP or health care professional can support you through the process.

Should I have a knee replacement?

Should I have a hip replacement?

Should I have carpal tunnel surgery?

Chartered Society of Physiotherapy

Your health provides advice on common musculoskeletal conditions, physio exercises and how to stay healthy and active.

Arthritis Research UK

Arthritis Research UK offers a range of advice and support for people living with all forms of arthritis.

Oxford Knee and Hip Score assessments

The Oxford Knee Score and Oxford Hip Score assessments can help you understand the level of pain you are experiencing and will provide you with a score that reflects the severity of your knee or hip problems to help you identify the treatment options that are right for you.

Patient leaflets

Achilles tendinopathy leaflet

Carpal tunnel syndrome leaflet

De Quervain’s tenosynovitis leaflet

Plantar fasciopathy leaflet

Tennis elbow leaflet

Steroid injection leaflet

Understanding lower back pain

Acupuncture leaflet

TENS leaflet

Osteoarthritis of the carpometacarpal thumb joint

Useful videos

Murat Dalkilinç - 'The benefits of good posture'

Dr Jill Cook - '10 things not to do if you have a lower limb tendon problem'

'Cheshire and Merseyside Back Pain Help'

Prof. Peter O'Sullivan - 'Back pain - separating fact from fiction'

Dr Mike Evans - 'Low back pain'

'Understanding pain in less than five minutes'

Dr Jeremy Lewis - 'Rotator Cuff Shoulder Pain: Exercise is as effective as surgery'

Chartered Society of Physiotherapists -  Falls

 

 

What's new at Buckinghamshire Musculoskeletal Integrated Care Service (MuSIC)

Our news

Congratulations to Warwickshire registrar on her second motivational book release

Congratulations to Warwickshire registrar on her second motivational book release

July 5 2019

 Dr Afiniki Akanet, one of Care UK’s registrars for Warwickshire, has done it again with the upcoming release of her second motivational book, Taking CSA T

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What is Indoor Bowls?

What is Indoor Bowls?

June 14 2019

 The benefit of Indoor Bowling is that it can be played at any time, no matter the weather.

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Skydiving for mental health

Skydiving for mental health

May 22 2019

A marketing coordinator for Primary Care at Care UK Health Care in Reading is set to skydive from a plane 10,000 feet up to raise money for Mind, the mental health charity.

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Health news

Have fun in the sun to boost your health and wellbeing

Have fun in the sun to boost your health and wellbeing

July 17 2019

As we age, we tend to drastically reduce our activity levels. This can affect our health by increasing the risk of heart disease, diabetes and high blood pressure, as well as affecting our emotional wellbeing. Summer is the perfect time to get outside and boost fitness levels while soaking up a bit of sun.

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