A selection of the research and articles our clinicians have completed or are currently undertaking.

SEMM2019 Biographies

Biographies for the Pure Sports Medicine Sport, Exercise and Musculoskeletal Medicine Study Day 2019.

Research: Low Back Pain & Spondylolysis

This research evaluates whether the one-legged hyperextension test can assist in the clinical detection of active spondylolysis.

Research: Achilles Tendon Ruptures

The aim of this study was to evaluate the ultrasound (US) and colour Doppler (CD) findings in patients with a suspected partial rupture in the Achilles tendon.

Research: Achilles

This research aims to assess the outcome of a conservative rehabilitation program in treating partial ruptures in the Achilles midportion.

Research: Achilles Tendinopathy

This study aims to investigate the outcome of plantaris tendon excision and operative scraping in patients with midportion Achilles tendinopathy and suspected plantaris tendon involvement.

Research: Achilles Tendinopathy

The purpose of this investigation was to evaluate if clinical assessment can be useful in detecting plantaris tendon involvement in patients with midportion Achilles tendinopathy.

Research: Hip Exercise Prescription & Knee Pain

Synthesis of the literature exploring the effects and mechanisms for hip focused rehabilitation exercise in individuals with front of knee pain.

Research: Lower Limb & Orthoses

Investigating how in-shoe foot orthoses immediately affect the movement of the hip and knee.