Daily Archives: August 16, 2017

RAF CONTRACTOR SUES PHYSIOTHERAPIST HE CLAIMS LEFT HIM PARALYSED

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series In The News

(Orignal Telegraph article available by clicking here)

Patients have been advised to demand proof of their physiotherapist’s experience and qualifications after an RAF contractor alleges he was paralysed following massage therapy on his neck.

Jason Davidson, formerly a fit and active 39-year-old, will spend the rest of his life in a wheelchair after physiotherapy treatment at a high street practitioner appeared to go disastrously wrong.

Mr Davidson had suffered neck pain after lifting a heavy power strip at work. His GP diagnosed muscular strain and after administering an anti-inflammatory injection and pain medication Mr Davidson was advised that physiotherapy might help relieve the pain. read more