Blog - Latest Research
by Zuzana Machotka

February’s staff publications featured research on: Patellofemoral knee pain. This included exploring contributing factors such as altered hip rate of force development and strength, foot mobility differences, and pelvic and hip kinematics in patellofemoral joint arthritis. Hamstrings. Muscle imaging techniques were explored through functional MRI and injury prevention strengthening exercises were discussed within an evidence-based…read more

by Zuzana Machotka

2017 was a very busy year for the La Trobe Sports and Exercise Medicine Research Centre, with staff publishing 180 papers in high profile, peer reviewed medical journals. Collectively, the team published papers on topics associated with osteoarthritis, pain science, cardio-respiratory health, and exercise/rehabilitation. Click the picture to view a full list of staff publications…read more

by Liam West

14 publications by LASEM staff in July   Delaney JA, Thornton HR, Burgess DJ, Dascombe BJ, Duthie GM. Duration-specific running intensities of Australian Football match-play. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 2017;20(7):689-94. Dowman LM, McDonald CF, Bozinovski S, Vlahos R, Gillies R, Pouniotis D, et al. Greater endurance capacity and improved dyspnoea with acute…read more

by Liam West

June Publications from LASEM Staff Members   Below is a list of 10 new papers from our staff that were published in June 2017   Awale A, Hagedorn TJ, Dufour AB, Menz HB, Casey VA, Hannan MT. Foot Function, Foot Pain, and Falls in Older Adults: The Framingham Foot Study. Gerontology. 2017;63(4):318-24. Devitt BM, Bell…read more

by Liam West

August Publications from LASEM Staff   Our staff have been busy as ever during August – check out the list of papers that were published during August by LASEM staff members!!   Authors   Title   Journal A. Brenton-Rule, N. Dalbeth, H. B. Menz, S. Bassett and K. Rome Are Foot and Ankle Characteristics Associated…read more

by Liam West

April brought yet more high quality research from the staff at the La Trobe SEMRC. Check out out highlights infographic, hyperlinked articles below and the full list of publications (in case you need them for an essay!) at the end; Aquatic Exercise Therapy for People With Parkinson Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial Pulmonary rehabilitation referral…read more

by Liam West

Check out the hyperlinked publications in which our staff have contributed in March; Australian and New Zealand Pulmonary Rehabilitation Guidelines An optimised patient information sheet did not significantly increase recruitment or retention in a falls prevention study: an embedded randomised recruitment trial The association between pain catastrophising and kinesiophobia with pain and function in people with plantar…read more