Rory J O’Connor

Rory J O’Connor is Charterhouse Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine and Health at the University of Leeds. He is Lead Clinician and Honorary Consultant Physician in Rehabilitation Medicine at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, and Deputy Clinical Director and Rehabilitation Theme Lead for the National Institute of Health and Care Research Devices for Dignity MedTech Co-operative.

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Vital Circulations and Circuits: Reflections around vitality and the biopolitical regulation of its flows

Vital Circulations and Circuits: Reflections around vitality and the biopolitical regulation of its flows


Most of us probably feel well-schooled in the nature of respiratory viruses after a blistering global pandemic and frequent news items of the latest outbreak of another strain of COVID-19 or influenza. For many, a headache, a sneeze, or a new and persistent cough directs our attention within and across the circulations that simultaneously sustain […]