Biography

Kieran graduated from University College Dublin in 1999. In 2004 he completed an MSc in Manipulative Therapy at Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia. In 2008 he was awarded specialist member status by the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists. He joined the University of Limerick in 2005. His research interests are musculoskeletal pain and injury, low back pain in particular. He completed his PhD on low back pain in 2012, funded by the Health Research Board. From 2016-2019, he moved to Qatar to head up a spinal pain centre at Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, a FIFA- and IOC-accredited centre. He returned to UL in 2019. He is currently involved in several research projects relating to musculoskeletal pain, nationally and internationally.

Research Interests

Musculoskeletal pain and injury, including spinal pain, hamstring injury, shoulder pain, tendinopathy

Bio-psycho-social models of care for persistent pain

Professional Activities

Education

  • 2012 University of Limerick - PhD
  • 2012 University of Limerick - Postgraduate Certificate - Teaching & Learning in Higher Ed
  • 2004 Curtin University of Technology - M.Sc.
  • 1999 NUI, Dublin - BSc (Physiotherapy)

Award

  • 2008 - Specialist member status of the ISCP (Musculoskeletal)

Employment

  • 2005 University Of Limerick - Lecturer

Association

  • 2001 Member, Irish Society of Orthopaedic Medicine
  • 1999 *Member, Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists
  • 1999 *, New Zealand Society of Physiotherapists
  • 1999 Clinical Interest Group of the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists, Chartered Physiotherapists in Manual Therapy

Peer Reviewed Journals

2022

Impact of Long-Haul Travel to International Competition on Sleep and Recovery in Elite Male and Female Soccer Athletes

Biggins M.;Purtill H.;Fowler P.;O Sullivan K.;Cahalan R. (2022) Impact of Long-Haul Travel to International Competition on Sleep and Recovery in Elite Male and Female Soccer Athletes. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance :1361-1370

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2022

The epidemiology of back injuries in elite Gaelic football athletes: An 8-year prospective study

Dekkers T.;O'Sullivan K.;Collins K.;McVeigh J.G.;Roe M.;Murphy J.C.;Blake C. (2022) The epidemiology of back injuries in elite Gaelic football athletes: An 8-year prospective study. Physical Therapy In Sport :105-111

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2022

Altered muscle strength and flexibility among a subgroup of women with chronic nonspecific low back pain: Cross-sectional case-control study

Vatandoost S.;Sheikhhoseini R.;Akhbari B.;Salavati M.;Pourahmadi M.;Farhang M.;O’Sullivan K. (2022) Altered muscle strength and flexibility among a subgroup of women with chronic nonspecific low back pain: Cross-sectional case-control study. Physiotherapy Theory And Practice

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2022

‘Keep moving, but carefully’: back pain beliefs among NHS staff

Davis J.;Newton C.;Singh G.;Nolan D.;O’Sullivan K. (2022) ‘Keep moving, but carefully’: back pain beliefs among NHS staff. European Journal Of Physiotherapy

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2022

Injury Trends for School Rugby Union in Ireland: The Need for Position-specific Injury-prevention Programs

Leahy T.M.;Kenny I.C.;Campbell M.J.;Warrington G.D.;Purtill H.;Cahalan R.;Comyns T.M.;Harrison A.J.;Lyons M.;Glynn L.G.;O’Sullivan K. (2022) Injury Trends for School Rugby Union in Ireland: The Need for Position-specific Injury-prevention Programs. Sports Health-A Multidisciplinary Approach

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2022

“There's definitely something wrong but we just don't know what it is”: A qualitative study exploring rowers' understanding of low back pain

Casey M.B.;Wilson F.;Ng L.;O'Sullivan K.;Caneiro J.P.;O'Sullivan P.B.;Horgan A.;Thornton J.S.;Wilkie K.;Timonen V.;Wall J.;McGowan E. (2022) “There's definitely something wrong but we just don't know what it is”: A qualitative study exploring rowers' understanding of low back pain. Journal Of Science And Medicine In Sport :557-563

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2022

Perimyocarditis presenting as thoracic spinal pain in a physiotherapy outpatient clinic–a case report

Sørensen B.Ø.;Straszek C.L.;Kerry R.;O’Sullivan K. (2022) Perimyocarditis presenting as thoracic spinal pain in a physiotherapy outpatient clinic–a case report. European Journal Of Physiotherapy

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2021

Protocol for a feasibility randomised controlled trial comparing cognitive functional therapy with usual physiotherapy care in people with persistent low back pain

Newton C.;Singh G.;Nolan D.;Booth V.;Diver C.;O'Neill S.;O'Sullivan K.;O'Sullivan P.;Logan P. (2021) Protocol for a feasibility randomised controlled trial comparing cognitive functional therapy with usual physiotherapy care in people with persistent low back pain. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :21-34

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2021

Participant characteristics are poorly reported in exercise trials in tendinopathy: A systematic review.

Auliffe SM;Korakakis V;Hilfiker R;Whiteley R;O'Sullivan K; (2021) Participant characteristics are poorly reported in exercise trials in tendinopathy: A systematic review.. Physical Therapy In Sport

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2021

Psychological, social and lifestyle screening of people with low back pain treated by physiotherapists in a National Health Service musculoskeletal service: an audit

Singh G.;McNamee G.;Sharpe L.;Lucas M.;Lewis P.;Newton C.;O’Sullivan P.;Lin I.;O’Sullivan K. (2021) Psychological, social and lifestyle screening of people with low back pain treated by physiotherapists in a National Health Service musculoskeletal service: an audit. European Journal Of Physiotherapy

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2021

Lumbo-pelvic proprioception in sitting is impaired in subgroups of low back pain–But the clinical utility of the differences is unclear. A systematic review and meta-analysis

Korakakis V.;O’Sullivan K.;Kotsifaki A.;Sotiralis Y.;Giakas G. (2021) Lumbo-pelvic proprioception in sitting is impaired in subgroups of low back pain–But the clinical utility of the differences is unclear. A systematic review and meta-analysis. Plos One

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2021

Notions of "optimal" posture are loaded with meaning. Perceptions of sitting posture among asymptomatic members of the community.

Korakakis V;O'Sullivan K;Whiteley R;O'Sullivan PB;Korakaki A;Kotsifaki A;Tsaklis PV;Tsiokanos A;Giakas G; (2021) Notions of "optimal" posture are loaded with meaning. Perceptions of sitting posture among asymptomatic members of the community.. Musculoskeletal Science And Practice

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2021

Evaluation of Absenteeism, Pain, and Disability in Nurses With Persistent Low Back Pain Following Cognitive Functional Therapy: A Case Series Pilot Study With 3-Year Follow-Up.

Van Hoof W;O'Sullivan K;Verschueren S;O'Sullivan P;Dankaerts W; (2021) Evaluation of Absenteeism, Pain, and Disability in Nurses With Persistent Low Back Pain Following Cognitive Functional Therapy: A Case Series Pilot Study With 3-Year Follow-Up.. Physical therapy

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2021

Lower levels of physical activity are associated with pain progression in older adults, a longitudinal study.

O'Neill A;O'Sullivan K;McCreesh K; (2021) Lower levels of physical activity are associated with pain progression in older adults, a longitudinal study.. European Journal Of Pain (United Kingdom)

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2021

'You're the best liar in the world': a grounded theory study of rowing athletes' experience of low back pain.

Wilson F;Ng L;O'Sullivan K;Caneiro JP;O'Sullivan PP;Horgan A;Thornton JS;Wilkie K;Timonen V; (2021) 'You're the best liar in the world': a grounded theory study of rowing athletes' experience of low back pain.. British journal of sports medicine

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2021

Does blood flow restriction training enhance clinical outcomes in knee osteoarthritis: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Grantham B;Korakakis V;O'Sullivan K; (2021) Does blood flow restriction training enhance clinical outcomes in knee osteoarthritis: A systematic review and meta-analysis.. Physical Therapy In Sport

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2020

Examining what factors mediate treatment effect in chronic low back pain: A mediation analysis of a Cognitive Functional Therapy clinical trial

O’Neill A.;O’Sullivan K.;O’Sullivan P.;Purtill H.;O’Keeffe M. (2020) Examining what factors mediate treatment effect in chronic low back pain: A mediation analysis of a Cognitive Functional Therapy clinical trial. European Journal Of Pain (United Kingdom)

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2020

The strength of association between psychological factors and clinical outcome in tendinopathy: A systematic review.

Stubbs C;Mc Auliffe S;Mallows A;O'sullivan K;Haines T;Malliaras P; (2020) The strength of association between psychological factors and clinical outcome in tendinopathy: A systematic review.. Plos One

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2020

Conditioned Pain Modulation Efficiency Is Associated With Pain Catastrophizing in Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain.

Christensen KS;O'Sullivan K;Palsson TS; (2020) Conditioned Pain Modulation Efficiency Is Associated With Pain Catastrophizing in Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain.. The Clinical journal of pain

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2020

General health complaints and sleep associated with new injury within an endurance sporting population: A prospective study

Johnston, R and Cahalan, R and Bonnett, L and Maguire, M and Glasgow, P and Madigan, S and O’Sullivan, K and Comyns, T (2020) General health complaints and sleep associated with new injury within an endurance sporting population: A prospective study. Journal of science and medicine in sport :252-257

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2020

Medication and healthcare utilization variation among older adults with pain.

O'Neill A;Purtill H;Kelly D;McCreesh K;Robinson K;O'Sullivan K; (2020) Medication and healthcare utilization variation among older adults with pain.. European Journal Of Pain (United Kingdom)

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2019

The change of pain classes over time: a latent transition analysis

O’Neill A.;O’Sullivan K.;O’Keeffe M.;Walsh C.;Purtill H. (2019) The change of pain classes over time: a latent transition analysis. European Journal Of Pain (United Kingdom)

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2019

Cognitive functional therapy compared with a group-based exercise and education intervention for chronic low back pain: A multicentre randomised controlled trial (RCT)

O'Keeffe M.;O'Sullivan P.;Purtill H.;Bargary N.;O'Sullivan K. (2019) Cognitive functional therapy compared with a group-based exercise and education intervention for chronic low back pain: A multicentre randomised controlled trial (RCT). British journal of sports medicine

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2019

Single leg landing kinematics in volleyball athletes: A comparison between athletes with and without active extension low back pain

Movahed M.;Salavati M.;Sheikhhoseini R.;Arab A.;O'Sullivan K. (2019) Single leg landing kinematics in volleyball athletes: A comparison between athletes with and without active extension low back pain. Journal of bodywork and movement therapies

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2019

The perspectives of physiotherapists on managing nonspecific low back pain following a training programme in cognitive functional therapy: A qualitative study.

Cowell I;O'Sullivan P;O'Sullivan K;Poyton R;McGregor A;Murtagh G; (2019) The perspectives of physiotherapists on managing nonspecific low back pain following a training programme in cognitive functional therapy: A qualitative study.. Musculoskeletal Care

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2019

Biopsychosocial Characteristics of Contemporary and Irish University-Level Student Dancers A Pilot Study

Cahalan R.;Comber L.;Gaire D.;Quin E.;Redding E.;Ni Bhriain O.;O'sullivan K. (2019) Biopsychosocial Characteristics of Contemporary and Irish University-Level Student Dancers A Pilot Study. Journal of Dance Medicine and Science :63-71

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2019

Dance exposure, general health, sleep and injury in elite adolescent Irish dancers: A prospective study

Cahalan R.;Bargary N.;O'Sullivan K. (2019) Dance exposure, general health, sleep and injury in elite adolescent Irish dancers: A prospective study. Physical Therapy In Sport :153-159

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2019

How do manual handling advisors and physiotherapists construct their back beliefs, and do safe lifting posture beliefs influence them?

Nolan, D;O'Sullivan, K;Stephenson, J;O'Sullivan, P;Lucock, M (2019) How do manual handling advisors and physiotherapists construct their back beliefs, and do safe lifting posture beliefs influence them?. AMSTERDAM : ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV Musculoskeletal Science And Practice :101-106

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2019

A validation study of a polymer optical fiber sensor for monitoring lumbar spine movement

Kam W.;O'Keeffe M.;O'Sullivan K.;Mohammed W.;O'Keeffe S.;Lewis E.;Viphavakit C. (2019) A validation study of a polymer optical fiber sensor for monitoring lumbar spine movement. Materials

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2019

"Sit Up Straight": Time to Re-evaluate.

Slater D;Korakakis V;O'Sullivan P;Nolan D;O'Sullivan K; (2019) "Sit Up Straight": Time to Re-evaluate.. The Journal of orthopaedic and sports physical therapy

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2019

Managing low back pain in active adolescents.

O'Sullivan K;O'Keeffe M;Forster BB;Qamar SR;van der Westhuizen A;O'Sullivan PB; (2019) Managing low back pain in active adolescents.. Best Practice & Research. Clinical Rheumatology

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2019

Altered strength profile in Achilles tendinopathy: A systematic review and meta-analysis

McAuliffe S.;Tabuena A.;McCreesh K.;O’Keeffe M.;Hurley J.;Comyns T.;Purtill H.;O’Neill S.;O’Sullivan K. (2019) Altered strength profile in Achilles tendinopathy: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal Of Athletic Training :889-900

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2019

Physiotherapist perceptions of optimal sitting and standing posture

Korakakis, V;O'Sullivan, K;O'Sullivan, PB;Evagelinou, V;Sotiralis, Y;Sideris, A;Sakellariou, K;Karanasios, S;Giakas, G (2019) Physiotherapist perceptions of optimal sitting and standing posture. AMSTERDAM : ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV Musculoskeletal Science And Practice :24-31

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2019

Associations between alliance, physiotherapists’ confidence in managing the patient and patient-reported distress in chronic low back pain practice

Brunner E.;Dankaerts W.;O’Sullivan K.;Meichtry A.;Bauer C.;Probst M. (2019) Associations between alliance, physiotherapists’ confidence in managing the patient and patient-reported distress in chronic low back pain practice. European Journal Of Physiotherapy

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2019

RESTORE-Cognitive functional therapy with or without movement sensor biofeedback versus usual care for chronic, disabling low back pain: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

Kent P;O'Sullivan P;Smith A;Haines T;Campbell A;McGregor AH;Hartvigsen J;O'Sullivan K;Vickery A;Caneiro JP;Schütze R;Laird RA;Attwell S;Hancock M; (2019) RESTORE-Cognitive functional therapy with or without movement sensor biofeedback versus usual care for chronic, disabling low back pain: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.. BMJ open

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2019

Training load and baseline characteristics associated with new injury/pain within an endurance sporting population: a prospective study

Johnston, Richard and Cahalan, Roisin and Bonnett, Laura and Maguire, Matthew and Nevill, Alan and Glasgow, Philip and O’Sullivan, Kieran and Comyns, Thomas (2019) Training load and baseline characteristics associated with new injury/pain within an endurance sporting population: a prospective study. International journal of sports physiology and performance :590-597

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2019

The beliefs of healthcare students about the harmfulness of daily activities for their back: a cross-sectional study

Leahy A.;O’Keeffe M.;Robinson K.;O’Sullivan K. (2019) The beliefs of healthcare students about the harmfulness of daily activities for their back: a cross-sectional study. European Journal Of Physiotherapy

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2019

Dance exposure, general health, sleep and injury in elite adolescent Irish dancers: A prospective study

Cahalan, Roisin and Bargary, Norma and O’Sullivan, Kieran (2019) Dance exposure, general health, sleep and injury in elite adolescent Irish dancers: A prospective study. Physical Therapy in Sport :153-159

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2019

No differences in spinal repositioning error in patients with low back pain presenting with a directional preference into extension

Korakakis V.;O’Sullivan K.;Sideris V.;Giakas G. (2019) No differences in spinal repositioning error in patients with low back pain presenting with a directional preference into extension. European Journal Of Physiotherapy

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2019

Training load and baseline characteristics associated with new injury/pain within an endurance sporting population: A prospective study

Johnston R.;Cahalan R.;Bonnett L.;Maguire M.;Nevill A.;Glasgow P.;O’Sullivan K.;Comyns T. (2019) Training load and baseline characteristics associated with new injury/pain within an endurance sporting population: A prospective study. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance :590-597

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2019

Factor structure of the German version of the pain attitudes and beliefs scale for physiotherapists.

Brunner E;Meichtry A;O'Sullivan K;Baldew SS;Dankaerts W;Probst M; (2019) Factor structure of the German version of the pain attitudes and beliefs scale for physiotherapists.. Physiotherapy Theory And Practice

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2019

Biopsychosocial Characteristics of Contemporary and Irish University-Level Student Dancers A Pilot Study

Cahalan, Roisin and Comber, Laura and Gaire, Deirdre and Quin, Edel and Redding, Emma and Ni Bhriain, Orfhlaith and O'sullivan, Kieran (2019) Biopsychosocial Characteristics of Contemporary and Irish University-Level Student Dancers A Pilot Study. Journal of Dance Medicine & Science :63-71

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2019

General health complaints and sleep associated with new injury within an endurance sporting population: A prospective study

Johnston R.;Cahalan R.;Bonnett L.;Maguire M.;Glasgow P.;Madigan S.;O'Sullivan K.;Comyns T. (2019) General health complaints and sleep associated with new injury within an endurance sporting population: A prospective study. Journal Of Science And Medicine In Sport

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2019

How do physiotherapists solicit and explore patients’ concerns in back pain consultations: a conversation analytic approach

Cowell I.;McGregor A.;O’Sullivan P.;O’Sullivan K.;Poyton R.;Schoeb V.;Murtagh G. (2019) How do physiotherapists solicit and explore patients’ concerns in back pain consultations: a conversation analytic approach. Physiotherapy Theory And Practice

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2018

The associations between training load and baseline characteristics on musculoskeletal injury and pain in endurance sport populations: A systematic review.

Johnston R;Cahalan R;O'Keeffe M;O'Sullivan K;Comyns T; (2018) The associations between training load and baseline characteristics on musculoskeletal injury and pain in endurance sport populations: A systematic review.. Journal Of Science And Medicine In Sport

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2018

Validation of the manual inclinometer and flexicurve for the measurement of thoracic kyphosis

Barrett, E,Lenehan, B,O'sullivan, K,Lewis, J,McCreesh, K (2018) Validation of the manual inclinometer and flexicurve for the measurement of thoracic kyphosis. Physiotherapy Theory And Practice :301-308

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2018

Exploring patient experiences of participating in a group exercise class for the management of nonspecific shoulder pain: A qualitative study

Barrett, E., Hayes, A., Kelleher, M., Conroy, C., Robinson, K., O'Sullivan, K. and McCreesh, K., (2018) Exploring patient experiences of participating in a group exercise class for the management of nonspecific shoulder pain: A qualitative study. Physiotherapy Theory And Practice

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2018

Dance exposure, wellbeing and injury in collegiate Irish and contemporary dancers: A prospective study.

Cahalan R;Kearney P;Ni Bhriain O;Redding E;Quin E;McLaughlin LC;O' Sullivan K; (2018) Dance exposure, wellbeing and injury in collegiate Irish and contemporary dancers: A prospective study.. Physical Therapy In Sport : Official Journal Of The Association Of Chartered Physiotherapists In Sports Medicine

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2018

Pain and Injury in Elite Adolescent Irish Dancers: A Cross-Sectional Study.

Cahalan R;Bargary N;O'Sullivan K; (2018) Pain and Injury in Elite Adolescent Irish Dancers: A Cross-Sectional Study.. Journal of Dance Medicine and Science

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2018

Poor sleep is related to lower general health, increased stress and increased confusion in elite Gaelic athletes

Biggins, Michelle and Cahalan, Roisin and Comyns, Thomas and Purtill, Helen and O’Sullivan, Kieran (2018) Poor sleep is related to lower general health, increased stress and increased confusion in elite Gaelic athletes. The Physician and sportsmedicine :14-20

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2018

Altered Lower Limb Kinematics during Jumping among Athletes with Persistent Low Back Pain

Sheikhhoseini, R;Alizadeh, MH;Salavati, M;O'Sullivan, K;Shirzad, E;Movahed, M (2018) Altered Lower Limb Kinematics during Jumping among Athletes with Persistent Low Back Pain. TEHRAN : ANNALS APPLIED SPORT SCIENCE Annals Of Applied Sport Science :23-30

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2018

Perceptions of physiotherapists towards the management of non-specific chronic low back pain from a biopsychosocial perspective: A qualitative study

Cowell, I;O'Sullivan, P;O'Sullivan, K;Poyton, R;McGregor, A;Murtagh, G (2018) Perceptions of physiotherapists towards the management of non-specific chronic low back pain from a biopsychosocial perspective: A qualitative study. AMSTERDAM : ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV Musculoskeletal Science And Practice :113-119

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2018

Dance exposure, wellbeing and injury in collegiate Irish and contemporary dancers: A prospective study

Cahalan, Roisin and Kearney, Philip and Bhriain, Orfhlaith Ni and Redding, Emma and Quin, Edel and McLaughlin, Lisa C and O’Sullivan, Kieran (2018) Dance exposure, wellbeing and injury in collegiate Irish and contemporary dancers: A prospective study. Physical Therapy in Sport :77-83

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2018

Effectiveness of Therapeutic Exercise on Forward Head Posture: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Sheikhhoseini R;Shahrbanian S;Sayyadi P;O'Sullivan K; (2018) Effectiveness of Therapeutic Exercise on Forward Head Posture: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.. Journal of manipulative and physiological therapeutics

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2018

An evaluation of two types of exercise classes, containing shoulder exercises or a combination of shoulder and thoracic exercises, for the treatment of nonspecific shoulder pain: A case series

Barrett, E;Conroy, C;Corcoran, M;Sullivan, KO;Purtill, H;Lewis, J;McCreesh, K (2018) An evaluation of two types of exercise classes, containing shoulder exercises or a combination of shoulder and thoracic exercises, for the treatment of nonspecific shoulder pain: A case series. PHILADELPHIA : HANLEY & BELFUS-ELSEVIER INC Journal Of Hand Therapy :301-307

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2018

What do physiotherapists and manual handling advisors consider the safest lifting posture, and do back beliefs influence their choice?

Nolan, D,O'Sullivan, K,Stephenson, J,O'Sullivan, P,Lucock, M (2018) What do physiotherapists and manual handling advisors consider the safest lifting posture, and do back beliefs influence their choice?. Musculoskeletal Science And Practice :35-40

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2018

Poor sleep is related to lower general health, increased stress and increased confusion in elite Gaelic athletes.

Biggins M;Cahalan R;Comyns T;Purtill H;O'Sullivan K; (2018) Poor sleep is related to lower general health, increased stress and increased confusion in elite Gaelic athletes.. Physician And Sportsmedicine

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2018

Development of pain in older adults: a latent class analysis of biopsychosocial risk factors

O'Neill, A;O'Sullivan, K;O'Keeffe, M;Hannigan, A;Walsh, C;Purtill, H (2018) Development of pain in older adults: a latent class analysis of biopsychosocial risk factors. PHILADELPHIA : LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS Pain :1631-1640

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2018

Exploring the lived experience and chronic low back pain beliefs of English-speaking Punjabi and white British people: a qualitative study within the NHS

Singh, G;Newton, C;O'Sullivan, K;Soundy, A;Heneghan, NR (2018) Exploring the lived experience and chronic low back pain beliefs of English-speaking Punjabi and white British people: a qualitative study within the NHS. LONDON : BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP BMJ open

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2018

Physical Therapists' Ability to Identify Psychological Factors and Their Self-Reported Competence to Manage Chronic Low Back Pain

Brunner, E;Dankaerts, W;Meichtry, A;O'Sullivan, K;Probst, M (2018) Physical Therapists' Ability to Identify Psychological Factors and Their Self-Reported Competence to Manage Chronic Low Back Pain. CARY : OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC Physical therapy :471-479

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2018

Poor sleep is related to lower general health, increased stress and increased confusion in elite Gaelic athletes

Biggins, M,Cahalan, R,Comyns, T,Purtill, H,O'Sullivan, K (2018) Poor sleep is related to lower general health, increased stress and increased confusion in elite Gaelic athletes. Physician And Sportsmedicine :14-20

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2018

The associations between training load and baseline characteristics on musculoskeletal injury and pain in endurance sport populations: a systematic review

Johnston, Richard and Cahalan, R and O’Keeffe, Mary and O’Sullivan, Kieran and Comyns, T (2018) The associations between training load and baseline characteristics on musculoskeletal injury and pain in endurance sport populations: a systematic review. Journal of science and medicine in sport :910-918

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2018

The efficacy of interventions for low back pain in nurses: A systematic review.

Van Hoof W;O'Sullivan K;O'Keeffe M;Verschueren S;O'Sullivan P;Dankaerts W; (2018) The efficacy of interventions for low back pain in nurses: A systematic review.. International journal of nursing studies

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2018

Cognitive Functional Therapy: An Integrated Behavioral Approach for the Targeted Management of Disabling Low Back Pain

O'Sullivan, PB;Caneiro, JP;O'Keeffe, M;Smith, A;Dankaerts, W;Fersum, K;O'Sullivan, K (2018) Cognitive Functional Therapy: An Integrated Behavioral Approach for the Targeted Management of Disabling Low Back Pain. CARY : OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC Physical therapy :408-423

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2018

Pain and injury in elite adolescent Irish dancers: A cross-sectional study

Cahalan, Roisin and Bargary, Norma and O'Sullivan, Kieran (2018) Pain and injury in elite adolescent Irish dancers: A cross-sectional study. Journal of Dance Medicine & Science :91-99

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2017

Are group-based and individual physiotherapy exercise programmes equally effective for musculoskeletal conditions? A systematic review and meta-analysis

O'Keeffe M.;Hayes A.;McCreesh K.;Purtill H.;O'Sullivan K. (2017) Are group-based and individual physiotherapy exercise programmes equally effective for musculoskeletal conditions? A systematic review and meta-analysis. British journal of sports medicine :126-132

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2017

NICE low back pain guidelines – opportunities and obstacles to change practice

O'Sullivan, K., O'Keeffe, M., & O'Sullivan, P. (2017) NICE low back pain guidelines – opportunities and obstacles to change practice. British Journal Of Sports Medicinebritish Journal Of Sports Medicine

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2017

It is time to stop causing harm with inappropriate imaging for low back pain

Darlow, B,Forster, BB,O'Sullivan, K,O'Sullivan, P (2017) It is time to stop causing harm with inappropriate imaging for low back pain. British Journal Of Sports Medicinebritish Journal Of Sports Medicine :414-

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2017

Unlocking the potential of physical activity for back health

O'Keeffe, M,Maher, CG,O'Sullivan, K (2017) Unlocking the potential of physical activity for back health. British journal of sports medicine :760-761

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2017

Biopsychosocial Factors Associated with Foot and Ankle Pain and Injury in Irish Dance

Cahalan, Roisin and Purtill, Helen and O’Sullivan, Kieran (2017) Biopsychosocial Factors Associated with Foot and Ankle Pain and Injury in Irish Dance. Med Probl Perform Art :111-117

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2017

A systematic review of the reliability of diagnostic ultrasound imaging in measuring tendon size: Is the error clinically acceptable?

Mc Auliffe, S,Mc Creesh, K,Purtill, H,O'Sullivan, K (2017) A systematic review of the reliability of diagnostic ultrasound imaging in measuring tendon size: Is the error clinically acceptable?. Physical Therapy In Sport :52-63

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2017

Effect of movement control and stabilization exercises in people with extension related non -specific low back pain- a pilot study

Salamat, S,Talebian, S,Bagheri, H,Maroufi, N,Shaterzadeh, MJ,Kalbasi, G,O'Sullivan, K (2017) Effect of movement control and stabilization exercises in people with extension related non -specific low back pain- a pilot study. Journal of bodywork and movement therapies :860-865

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2017

Better targeting care for individuals with low back pain: opportunities and obstacles

O'Sullivan, K,O'Sullivan, P,Fersum, KV,Kent, P (2017) Better targeting care for individuals with low back pain: opportunities and obstacles. British journal of sports medicine

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2017

Biopsychosocial Factors Associated with Foot and Ankle Pain and Injury in Irish Dance

Cahalan, R,Purtill, H,O'Sullivan, K (2017) Biopsychosocial Factors Associated with Foot and Ankle Pain and Injury in Irish Dance. Medical Problems Of Performing Artists :111-

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2017

Effect of pain neurophysiology education on physiotherapy students understanding of chronic pain, clinical recommendations and attitudes towards people with chronic pain: a randomised controlled trial

Colleary, G,O'Sullivan, K,Griffin, D,Ryan, CG,Martin, DJ (2017) Effect of pain neurophysiology education on physiotherapy students understanding of chronic pain, clinical recommendations and attitudes towards people with chronic pain: a randomised controlled trial. Physiotherapy :423-429

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2017

Are group-based and individual physiotherapy exercise programmes equally effective for musculoskeletal conditions? A systematic review and meta-analysis

O'Keeffe, M,Hayes, A,McCreesh, K,Purtill, H,O'Sullivan, K (2017) Are group-based and individual physiotherapy exercise programmes equally effective for musculoskeletal conditions? A systematic review and meta-analysis. British Journal Of Sports Medicine :126-

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2017

Low cost portable 3-D printed optical fiber sensor for real-time monitoring of lower back bending

Kam, W,O'Sullivan, K,O'Keeffe, M,O'Keeffe, S,Mohammed, WS,Lewis, E (2017) Low cost portable 3-D printed optical fiber sensor for real-time monitoring of lower back bending. Sensors And Actuators A-Physical :193-201

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2017

Compact and Low-Cost Optical Fiber Respiratory Monitoring Sensor Based on Intensity Interrogation

Kam, W,Mohammed, WS,Leen, G,O'Keeffe, M,O'Sullivan, K,O'Keeffe, S,Lewis, E (2017) Compact and Low-Cost Optical Fiber Respiratory Monitoring Sensor Based on Intensity Interrogation. Journal Of Lightwave Technology :4567-4573

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2017

The effect of a dynamic chair on seated energy expenditure

Synnott, A,Dankaerts, W,Seghers, J,Purtill, H,O'Sullivan, K (2017) The effect of a dynamic chair on seated energy expenditure. Ergonomics :1384-1392

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2017

Compact and Low-Cost Optical Fiber Respiratory Monitoring Sensor Based on Intensity Interrogation

Kam, Wern and Mohammed, Waleed Soliman and Leen, Gabriel and O'Keeffe, Mary and O'Sullivan, Kieran and O'Keeffe, Sinead and Lewis, Elfed (2017) Compact and Low-Cost Optical Fiber Respiratory Monitoring Sensor Based on Intensity Interrogation. Journal of Lightwave Technology :4567-4573

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2017

Understanding pain among older persons: Part 1-the development of novel pain profiles and their association with disability and quality of life

O'Sullivan, K,Kennedy, N,Purtill, H,Hannigan, A (2017) Understanding pain among older persons: Part 1-the development of novel pain profiles and their association with disability and quality of life. Age and ageing :46-51

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2017

Beyond the tendon: Experiences and perceptions of people with persistent Achilles tendinopathy

Mc Auliffe, S,Synott, A,Casey, H,Mc Creesh, K,Purtill, H,O'Sullivan, K (2017) Beyond the tendon: Experiences and perceptions of people with persistent Achilles tendinopathy. Musculoskeletal Science And Practice :108-114

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2017

Low cost portable 3-D printed optical fiber sensor for real-time monitoring of lower back bending

Kam, Wern and O'Sullivan, Kieran and O'Keeffe, Mary and O'Keeffe, Sinead and Mohammed, Waleed S and Lewis, Elfed (2017) Low cost portable 3-D printed optical fiber sensor for real-time monitoring of lower back bending. Sensors and Actuators A: Physical :193-201

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2017

Understanding pain among older persons: Part 2-the association between pain profiles and healthcare utilisation

Kennedy, N,O'Sullivan, K,Hannigan, A,Purtill, H (2017) Understanding pain among older persons: Part 2-the association between pain profiles and healthcare utilisation. Age and ageing :51-56

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2016

What Influences Patient-Therapist Interactions in Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy? Qualitative Systematic Review and Meta-Synthesis

O'Keeffe, M,Cullinane, P,Hurley, J,Leahy, I,Bunzli, S,O'Sullivan, PB,O'Sullivan, K (2016) What Influences Patient-Therapist Interactions in Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy? Qualitative Systematic Review and Meta-Synthesis. Physical therapy :609-622

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2016

Can ultrasound imaging predict the development of Achilles and patellar tendinopathy? A systematic review and meta-analysis

McAuliffe S.;McCreesh K.;Culloty F.;Purtill H.;O'Sullivan K. (2016) Can ultrasound imaging predict the development of Achilles and patellar tendinopathy? A systematic review and meta-analysis. British journal of sports medicine :1516-1523

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2016

Comparative effectiveness of conservative interventions for non-specific chronic spinal pain: Physical, behavioural/psychologically informed or combined? A systematic review and meta-analysis

O'Keeffe M, Purtill H, Kennedy N, Conneely M, Hurley J, O'Sullivan P, Dankaerts W, O'Sullivan K. (2016) Comparative effectiveness of conservative interventions for non-specific chronic spinal pain: Physical, behavioural/psychologically informed or combined? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal Of Pain

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2016

Is thoracic spine posture associated with shoulder pain, range of motion and function? A systematic review

Barrett E.;O'Keeffe M.;O'Sullivan K.;Lewis J.;McCreesh K. (2016) Is thoracic spine posture associated with shoulder pain, range of motion and function? A systematic review. Manual therapy :38-46

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2016

Treating more than just the back in Chronic Low Back Pain: The physiotherapists' perspective after intensive biopsychosocial training

Synnott, A., O'Keeffe, M., Bunzli, S., Dankaerts, W., O'Sullivan, P., Robinson, K. and O'Sullivan, K. (2016) Treating more than just the back in Chronic Low Back Pain: The physiotherapists' perspective after intensive biopsychosocial training. Journal Of Physiotherapy

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2016

Is thoracic spine posture associated with shoulder pain, range of motion and function? A systematic review

Barrett, E,O'Keeffe, M,O'Sullivan, K,Lewis, J,McCreesh, K (2016) Is thoracic spine posture associated with shoulder pain, range of motion and function? A systematic review. Manual therapy :38-46

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2016

Unraveling the Complexity of Low Back Pain.

O'Sullivan P;Caneiro JP;O'Keeffe M;O'Sullivan K; (2016) Unraveling the Complexity of Low Back Pain.. The Journal of orthopaedic and sports physical therapy

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2016

The ineffectiveness of paracetamol for spinal pain provides opportunities to better manage low back pain

O'Sullivan, K,O'Sullivan, P (2016) The ineffectiveness of paracetamol for spinal pain provides opportunities to better manage low back pain. British journal of sports medicine :197-76

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2016

Is thoracic spine posture associated with shoulder pain, range of motion and function? A systematic review

Barrett E, O'Keeffe M, O'Sullivan K, Lewis J, McCreesh K. (2016) Is thoracic spine posture associated with shoulder pain, range of motion and function? A systematic review. Manual therapy :38-46

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2016

Inability to perform because of pain/injury in elite adult I rish dance: A prospective investigation of contributing factors

Cahalan, R and O'Sullivan, Peter and Purtill, H and Bargary, N and Ni Bhriain, O and O'Sullivan, K (2016) Inability to perform because of pain/injury in elite adult I rish dance: A prospective investigation of contributing factors. Scandinavian journal of medicine & science in sports :694-702

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2016

Inability to perform because of pain/injury in elite adult Irish dance: A prospective investigation of contributing factors

Cahalan, R,O'Sullivan, P,Purtill, H,Bargary, N,Bhriain, ON,O'Sullivan, K (2016) Inability to perform because of pain/injury in elite adult Irish dance: A prospective investigation of contributing factors. Scandinavian Journal Of Medicine & Science In Sports :694-702

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2016

Comparative Effectiveness of Conservative Interventions for Nonspecific Chronic Spinal Pain: Physical, Behavioral/Psychologically Informed, or Combined? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

O'Keeffe, M,Purtill, H,Kennedy, N,Conneely, M,Hurley, J,O'Sullivan, P,Dankaerts, W,O'Sullivan, K (2016) Comparative Effectiveness of Conservative Interventions for Nonspecific Chronic Spinal Pain: Physical, Behavioral/Psychologically Informed, or Combined? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society :755-774

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2016

Unraveling the Complexity of Low Back Pain

O'Sullivan, P,Caneiro, JP,O'Keeffe, M,O'Sullivan, K (2016) Unraveling the Complexity of Low Back Pain. Journal Of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy :932-937

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2016

To dance or not to dance? A comparison of balance, physical fitness and quality of life in older Irish set dancers and age-matched controls

Shanahan, J,Coman, L,Ryan, F,Saunders, J,O'Sullivan, K,Bhriain, ON,Clifford, AM (2016) To dance or not to dance? A comparison of balance, physical fitness and quality of life in older Irish set dancers and age-matched controls. Public Health :56-62

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2016

Can ultrasound imaging predict the development of Achilles and patellar tendinopathy? A systematic review and meta-analysis

McAuliffe, S,McCreesh, K,Culloty, F,Purtill, H,O'Sullivan, K (2016) Can ultrasound imaging predict the development of Achilles and patellar tendinopathy? A systematic review and meta-analysis. British journal of sports medicine :1516-

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2016

Physiotherapists report improved understanding of and attitude toward the cognitive, psychological and social dimensions of chronic low back pain after Cognitive Functional Therapy training: a qualitative study

Synnott, A,O'Keeffe, M,Bunzli, S,Dankaerts, W,O'Sullivan, P,Robinson, K,O'Sullivan, K (2016) Physiotherapists report improved understanding of and attitude toward the cognitive, psychological and social dimensions of chronic low back pain after Cognitive Functional Therapy training: a qualitative study. Journal Of Physiotherapy :215-221

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2016

Patient Perspectives on Participation in Cognitive Functional Therapy for Chronic Low Back Pain

Bunzli, S,McEvoy, S,Dankaerts, W,O'Sullivan, P,O'Sullivan, K (2016) Patient Perspectives on Participation in Cognitive Functional Therapy for Chronic Low Back Pain. Physical therapy :1397-1407

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2015

A cross-sectional study of elite adult Irish dancers: traits, pain & injury

Cahalan, R., O'Sullivan, K., Purtill, H. and O'Sullivan, P. (2015) A cross-sectional study of elite adult Irish dancers: traits, pain & injury. Journal of Dance Medicine and Science :31-43

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2015

Physiotherapists may stigmatise or feel unprepared to treat people with low back pain and psychosocial factors that influence recovery: a systematic review

Synnott, A., O'Keeffe, M, Bunzli, S., Dankaerts, W., O'Sullivan, P. & O'Sullivan, K (2015) Physiotherapists may stigmatise or feel unprepared to treat people with low back pain and psychosocial factors that influence recovery: a systematic review. Journal Of Physiotherapy :68-76

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2015

Does Using a Chair Backrest or Reducing Seated Hip Flexion Influence Trunk Muscle Activity and Discomfort? A Systematic Review

Curran, M,O'Sullivan, L,O'Sullivan, P,Dankaerts, W,O'Sullivan, K (2015) Does Using a Chair Backrest or Reducing Seated Hip Flexion Influence Trunk Muscle Activity and Discomfort? A Systematic Review. Human factors :1115-1148

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2015

Swiss ball enhances lumbar multifidus activity in chronic low back pain: A letter to the editor

O'Keeffe, M., O'Sullivan, P., Dankaerts, W. & O'Sullivan, K (2015) Swiss ball enhances lumbar multifidus activity in chronic low back pain: A letter to the editor. Physical Therapy In Sport :202-203

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2015

Physiotherapists may stigmatise or feel unprepared to treat people with low back pain and psychosocial factors that influence recovery: a systematic review

Synnott, A,O'Keeffe, M,Bunzli, S,Dankaerts, W,O'Sullivan, P,O'Sullivan, K (2015) Physiotherapists may stigmatise or feel unprepared to treat people with low back pain and psychosocial factors that influence recovery: a systematic review. Journal Of Physiotherapy :68-76

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2015

Does using a chair backrest or reducing seated hip flexion influence trunk muscle activity and discomfort: A systematic review

Curran, M., O'Sullivan, L., O'Sullivan, P., Dankaerts, W. & O'Sullivan, K (2015) Does using a chair backrest or reducing seated hip flexion influence trunk muscle activity and discomfort: A systematic review. Human factors

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2015

Inability to perform due to musculoskeletal pain and injury in elite adult Irish dancers: a prospective investigation of contributing factors

Cahalan, R., O'Sullivan, K., Purtill, H., Bargary, N., Ni Bhriain, O, and O'Sullivan, P. (2015) Inability to perform due to musculoskeletal pain and injury in elite adult Irish dancers: a prospective investigation of contributing factors. Physiotherapy :193-194

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2015

‘Inability to perform due to pain/injury in elite adult Irish dance: A prospective investigation of contributing factors',

Cahalan, R., O'Sullivan, K., Purtill, H. Bargary N., Ni Bhriain O. and O'Sullivan, P. (2015) ‘Inability to perform due to pain/injury in elite adult Irish dance: A prospective investigation of contributing factors',. Scandinavian Journal Of Medicine And Science In Sports

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2015

Cognitive functional therapy for disabling non-specific chronic low back pain: A multiple case cohort study

O'Sullivan, K., Dankaerts, W., O'Sullivan, L. & O'Sullivan, P. (2015) Cognitive functional therapy for disabling non-specific chronic low back pain: A multiple case cohort study. Physical Therapy

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2015

Inability to perform due to pain/injury in elite adult Irish dance: A prospective investigation of contributing factors

Cahalan, R., O'Sullivan, K., Purtill, H. Bargary N., Ni Bhriain O. and O'Sullivan, P (2015) Inability to perform due to pain/injury in elite adult Irish dance: A prospective investigation of contributing factors. Scandinavian J. Medicine And Science In Sport

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2015

Individualised cognitive functional therapy compared with a combined exercise and pain education class for patients with non-specific chronic low back pain: study protocol for a multicentre randomised controlled trial

O'Keeffe, M,Purtill, H,Kennedy, N,O'Sullivan, P,Dankaerts, W,Tighe, A,Allworthy, L,Dolan, L,Bargary, N,O'Sullivan, K (2015) Individualised cognitive functional therapy compared with a combined exercise and pain education class for patients with non-specific chronic low back pain: study protocol for a multicentre randomised controlled trial. BMJ open

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2015

Individualised cognitive functional therapy compared with a combined exercise and pain education class for patients with non-specific chronic low back pain: study protocol for a multicentre randomised controlled trial.

O'Keeffe, M., Purtill, H., Kennedy, N., O'Sullivan, P., Dankaerts, W., Tighe, A., Allworthy, L., Dolan, L., Bargary, N. and O'Sullivan, K. (2015) Individualised cognitive functional therapy compared with a combined exercise and pain education class for patients with non-specific chronic low back pain: study protocol for a multicentre randomised controlled trial.. Bmj Openbmj Open :1-10

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2015

A cross-sectional study of elite adult Irish dancers: biopsychosocial traits, pain, and injury

Cahalan R.;Purtill H.;O'Sullivan P.;O'Sullivan K. (2015) A cross-sectional study of elite adult Irish dancers: biopsychosocial traits, pain, and injury. Journal of Dance Medicine and Science :31-43

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2015

A cross-sectional study of elite adult Irish dancers: biopsychosocial traits, pain, and injury

Cahalan, Roisin and Purtill, Helen and O'Sullivan, Peter and O'Sullivan, Kieran (2015) A cross-sectional study of elite adult Irish dancers: biopsychosocial traits, pain, and injury. Journal of Dance Medicine & Science :31-43

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2015

Cognitive Functional Therapy for Disabling Nonspecific Chronic Low Back Pain: Multiple Case-Cohort Study

O'Sullivan, K,Dankaerts, W,O'Sullivan, L,O'Sullivan, PB (2015) Cognitive Functional Therapy for Disabling Nonspecific Chronic Low Back Pain: Multiple Case-Cohort Study. Physical therapy :1478-1488

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2014

The effect of a backrest and seat pan inclination on sitting discomfort and trunk muscle activation in subjects with extension-related low back pain

Curran, M., Dankaerts, W., ,O'Sullivan, P., O'Sullivan, L., and O'Sullivan, K., (2014) The effect of a backrest and seat pan inclination on sitting discomfort and trunk muscle activation in subjects with extension-related low back pain. Ergonomics :733-743

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2014

Platelet-rich plasma for chronic tennis elbow

O'Sullivan, K.;McCreesh, K.;De Burca, N.;McAuliffe, S.;O'Keeffe, M.; (2014) Platelet-rich plasma for chronic tennis elbow. The American journal of sports medicine

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2014

Platelet-rich plasma for chronic tennis elbow: letters to the editor.

O'Sullivan K;McCreesh K;de Burca N;McAuliffe S;O'Keeffe M; (2014) Platelet-rich plasma for chronic tennis elbow: letters to the editor..

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2014

Platelet-rich plasma for chronic tennis elbow: letters to the editor.

O'Sullivan K, McCreesh K, de Burca N, McAuliffe S, O'Keeffe M (2014) Platelet-rich plasma for chronic tennis elbow: letters to the editor.. The American journal of sports medicine :1-3

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2014

Ten-year follow-up of strengthening versus flexibility exercises with or without abdominal bracing in recurrent low back pain: Letter to the Editor.

O'Keeffe M, Nolan D, O'Sullivan P, Dankaerts W, Fersum K, O' Sullivan K (2014) Ten-year follow-up of strengthening versus flexibility exercises with or without abdominal bracing in recurrent low back pain: Letter to the Editor.. Spine

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2014

Hamstring muscle strength before and after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: A systematic review

Moloney, C,O'Sullivan, K,O'Farrell, D,Louw, Q,Clifford, AM (2014) Hamstring muscle strength before and after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: A systematic review. :225-236

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2014

Foot and ankle pain and injuries in elite adult Irish dancers

Cahalan R.;Purtill H.;O'Sullivan P.;O'Sullivan K. (2014) Foot and ankle pain and injuries in elite adult Irish dancers. Medical Problems Of Performing Artists :198-206

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2014

Foot and Ankle Pain and Injuries in Elite Adult Irish Dancers

Cahalan, R,Purtill, H,O'Sullivan, P,O'Sullivan, K (2014) Foot and Ankle Pain and Injuries in Elite Adult Irish Dancers. Medical Problems Of Performing Artists :198-206

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2014

Lumbar tactile acuity is near identical between sides in healthy pain-free participants.

Wand BM, Catley MJ, Luomajoki HA, O'Sullivan KJ, Di Pietro F, O'Connell NE, Moseley GL (2014) Lumbar tactile acuity is near identical between sides in healthy pain-free participants.. Manual therapy :504-507

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2014

The beliefs of third-level healthcare students towards low-back pain

Kennedy N.;Healy J.;O'Sullivan K. (2014) The beliefs of third-level healthcare students towards low-back pain. Pain Research And Treatment

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2014

Eccentric training for hamstring injury, and its relationship to strength and flexibility: A case-series

McHugh, N., S. McAuliffe, and K. O'Sullivan (2014) Eccentric training for hamstring injury, and its relationship to strength and flexibility: A case-series. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :111-122

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2014

Hamstring muscle strength before and after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: A systematic review.

Moloney, Colum, O'Sullivan, Kieran, O'Farrell, Dermot, Louw, Quinette, & Clifford, Amanda M. (2014) Hamstring muscle strength before and after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: A systematic review.. Isokinetics And Exercise Science :225-236

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2014

Foot and ankle pain and injuries in elite adult irish dancers

Cahalan, Roisin and Purtill, Helen and O’Sullivan, Peter and O'Sullivan, Kieran (2014) Foot and ankle pain and injuries in elite adult irish dancers. From Med Probl Perform Artist :198-206

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2014

Eccentric training for hamstring injury, and its relationship to strength and flexibility: A case-series

McHugh N.;McAuliffe S.;O'Sullivan K. (2014) Eccentric training for hamstring injury, and its relationship to strength and flexibility: A case-series. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :111-122

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2014

a Cross-Sectional Study of the Biopsychosocial Characteristics of Elite Adult Irish Dancers and Their Association With Musculoskeletal Pain and Injury

Cahalan, R and O'Sullivan, K and Purtill, H and O'Sullivan, P (2014) a Cross-Sectional Study of the Biopsychosocial Characteristics of Elite Adult Irish Dancers and Their Association With Musculoskeletal Pain and Injury. British journal of sports medicine :576-576

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2013

Musculoskeletal pain and injury in Irish dancing: a systematic review

Cahalan, Roisin and O'Sullivan, Kieran (2013) Musculoskeletal pain and injury in Irish dancing: a systematic review. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :83-92

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2013

Investigating the effect of real-time spinal postural biofeedback on seated discomfort in people with non-specific chronic low back pain

O'Sullivan, K,O'Sullivan, L,O'Sullivan, P,Dankaerts, W (2013) Investigating the effect of real-time spinal postural biofeedback on seated discomfort in people with non-specific chronic low back pain. Ergonomics :1315-1325

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2013

Injury in professional Irish dancers

Cahalan, Roisin and O'Sullivan, Kieran (2013) Injury in professional Irish dancers. Journal of Dance Medicine & Science :150-158

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2013

Specific flexion-related low back pain and sitting: comparison of seated discomfort on two different chairs

O'Keeffe, M,Dankaerts, W,O'Sullivan, P,O'Sullivan, L,O'Sullivan, K (2013) Specific flexion-related low back pain and sitting: comparison of seated discomfort on two different chairs. Ergonomics :650-658

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2013

Job satisfaction of professional Irish dancers: implications for performer health and well-being.

Cahalan R.;O'Sullivan K. (2013) Job satisfaction of professional Irish dancers: implications for performer health and well-being.. Journal of Dance Medicine and Science :139-149

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2013

Perceptions of sitting posture among members of the community, both with and without non-specific chronic low back pain

O'Sullivan, K,O'Keeffe, M,O'Sullivan, L,O'Sullivan, P,Dankaerts, W (2013) Perceptions of sitting posture among members of the community, both with and without non-specific chronic low back pain. Manual therapy :551-556

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2013

Job satisfaction of professional Irish dancers: implications for performer health and well-being

Cahalan, Roisin and O'Sullivan, Kieran (2013) Job satisfaction of professional Irish dancers: implications for performer health and well-being. Journal of Dance Medicine & Science :139-149

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2013

Injury in professional Irish dancers.

Cahalan R.;O'Sullivan K. (2013) Injury in professional Irish dancers.. Journal of Dance Medicine and Science :150-158

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2013

Using wireless technology to monitor lumbo-pelvic kinematics in rowing

MacManus, C., W. Dankaerts, and K. O'Sullivan (2013) Using wireless technology to monitor lumbo-pelvic kinematics in rowing. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :113-121

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2013

'Job Satisfaction of Professional Irish Dancers: Implications for Performer Health and Well-being'

Cahalan, R. and O'Sullivan, K (2013) 'Job Satisfaction of Professional Irish Dancers: Implications for Performer Health and Well-being'. Journal of Dance Medicine and Science :139-149

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2013

The effect of dynamic sitting on trunk muscle activation: A systematic review

O'Sullivan, K,O'Sullivan, P,O'Keeffe, M,O'Sullivan, L,Dankaerts, W (2013) The effect of dynamic sitting on trunk muscle activation: A systematic review. Applied Ergonomics :628-635

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2013

Lumbar repositioning error in sitting: Healthy controls versus people with sitting-related non-specific chronic low back pain (flexion pattern)

O'Sullivan, K,Verschueren, S,Van Hoof, W,Ertanir, F,Martens, L,Dankaerts, W (2013) Lumbar repositioning error in sitting: Healthy controls versus people with sitting-related non-specific chronic low back pain (flexion pattern). Manual therapy :526-532

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2013

'Injury in Professional Irish Dancers

Cahalan, R. and O'Sullivan, K (2013) 'Injury in Professional Irish Dancers. Journal of Dance Medicine and Science :150-158

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2013

Musculoskeletal pain and injury in Irish dancing: A systematic review

Cahalan, R. and O'Sullivan, K (2013) Musculoskeletal pain and injury in Irish dancing: A systematic review. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :83-92

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2013

Using wireless technology to monitor lumbo-pelvic kinematics in rowing

Macmanus C.;Dankaerts W.;O'Sullivan K. (2013) Using wireless technology to monitor lumbo-pelvic kinematics in rowing. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :113-121

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2012

The relationship between lower limb flexibility and hamstring injury in male Gaelic footballers

Lowther D.;O'Connor A.;Clifford A.;O'Sullivan K. (2012) The relationship between lower limb flexibility and hamstring injury in male Gaelic footballers. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :22-28

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2012

The relationship between lower limb flexibility and injury in male Gaelic footballers

D Lowther, A O'Connor, A Clifford, K O'Sullivan (2012) The relationship between lower limb flexibility and injury in male Gaelic footballers. Physiotherapy Ireland :22-28

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2012

The effect of dynamic sitting on the prevention and management of low back pain and low back discomfort: a systematic review.

O'Sullivan K, O'Keeffe M, O'Sullivan L, O'Sullivan P, Dankaerts W (2012) The effect of dynamic sitting on the prevention and management of low back pain and low back discomfort: a systematic review.. Ergonomics :898-908

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2012

Lumbar posture and trunk muscle activation during static and dynamic seated tasks on a novel dynamic ergonomic chair

O'Sullivan, K., McCarthy, R., White, A. O'Sullivan, L.W., and Dankaerts, W. (2012) Lumbar posture and trunk muscle activation during static and dynamic seated tasks on a novel dynamic ergonomic chair. Ergonomics

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2012

The effects of eccentric training on lower limb flexibility: a systematic review

O'Sullivan, K,McAuliffe, S,DeBurca, N (2012) The effects of eccentric training on lower limb flexibility: a systematic review. British journal of sports medicine :838-845

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2012

No difference in gluteus medius activation in women with mild patellofemoral pain

O'Sullivan, K.;Herbert, E.;Sainsbury, D.;McCreesh, K.;Clifford, A.; (2012) No difference in gluteus medius activation in women with mild patellofemoral pain. Journal Of Sport Rehabilitation

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2012

Back pain beliefs among physiotherapists are more positive after biopsychosocially orientated workshops

O'Sullivan, K., O'Sullivan, P., and O'Sullivan, L.W. (2012) Back pain beliefs among physiotherapists are more positive after biopsychosocially orientated workshops. Physiotherapy Ireland

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2012

The effects of eccentric training on lower limb flexibility: a systematic review.

O'Sullivan K, McAuliffe S, Deburca N (2012) The effects of eccentric training on lower limb flexibility: a systematic review.. British journal of sports medicine :838-845

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2012

Comparing lower lumbar kinematics in cyclists with low back pain (flexion pattern) versus asymptomatic controls - field study using a wireless posture monitoring system

Van Hoof, W,Volkaerts, K,O'Sullivan, K,Verschueren, S,Dankaerts, W (2012) Comparing lower lumbar kinematics in cyclists with low back pain (flexion pattern) versus asymptomatic controls - field study using a wireless posture monitoring system. Manual Therapy :312-317

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2012

No difference in gluteus medius activation in women with mild patellofemoral pain

O'Sullivan K.;Herbert E.;Sainsbury D.;McCreesh K.;Clifford A. (2012) No difference in gluteus medius activation in women with mild patellofemoral pain. Journal Of Sport Rehabilitation :110-118

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2012

Can we reduce the effort of maintaining a neutral sitting posture?

O'Sullivan, K., Dankaerts W, O'Sullivan, P., Clifford, A. and O'Sullivan, L.W. (2012) Can we reduce the effort of maintaining a neutral sitting posture?. Manual Therapy

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2012

What do physiotherapists consider to be the best sitting spinal posture?

O'Sullivan K, O'Sullivan P, O'Sullivan L, Dankaerts W (2012) What do physiotherapists consider to be the best sitting spinal posture?. Manual therapy :432-437

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2012

No Difference in Gluteus Medius Activation in Women With Mild Patellofemoral Pain

O'Sullivan, K,Herbert, E,Sainsbury, D,McCreesh, K,Clifford, A (2012) No Difference in Gluteus Medius Activation in Women With Mild Patellofemoral Pain. Journal Of Sport Rehabilitation :110-118

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2012

Towards monitoring lumbo-pelvic posture in real-life situations: Concurrent validity of a novel posture monitor and a traditional laboratory-based motion analysis system

O'Sullivan, K,O'Sullivan, L,Campbell, A,O'Sullivan, P,Dankaerts, W (2012) Towards monitoring lumbo-pelvic posture in real-life situations: Concurrent validity of a novel posture monitor and a traditional laboratory-based motion analysis system. Manual Therapy :77-83

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2012

Validation of a novel spinal posture monitor: comparison with digital videofluoroscopy.

O'Sullivan K, Verschueren S, Pans S, Smets D, Dekelver K, Dankaerts W (2012) Validation of a novel spinal posture monitor: comparison with digital videofluoroscopy.. European spine journal : official publication of the European Spine Society, the European Spinal Deformity Society, and the European Section of the Cervical Spine Research Society

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2011

No deficit in hip isometric strength or concentric endurance in young females with mild patellofemoral pain

McMoreland, A; O'Sullivan, K; Sainsbury, D; Clifford, A; McCreesh, K (2011) No deficit in hip isometric strength or concentric endurance in young females with mild patellofemoral pain. Isokinetics And Exercise Science :117-125

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2011

Altered hamstring strength profile in Gaelic footballers with a previous hamstring injury

Mackey, C; O'Sullivan, K; O'Connor, A; Clifford, A (2011) Altered hamstring strength profile in Gaelic footballers with a previous hamstring injury. Isokinetics And Exercise Science :47-54

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2011

Comparison of lumbar postural control in cyclists with low back pain (flexion pattern) and an asymptomatic control group: Field study using a new postural measurement system

Van Hoof W.;Volkaerts K.;O'Sullivan K.;Verschueren S.;Dankaerts W. (2011) Comparison of lumbar postural control in cyclists with low back pain (flexion pattern) and an asymptomatic control group: Field study using a new postural measurement system. Sport En Geneeskunde :6-12

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2011

Cognitive functional therapy intervention including biofeedback for LBP during cycling: A single case study

Van Hoof W.;Volkaerts K.;O'Sullivan K.;Verschueren S.;Dankaerts W. (2011) Cognitive functional therapy intervention including biofeedback for LBP during cycling: A single case study. Sport En Geneeskunde :20-26

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2011

The between-day and inter-rater reliability of a novel wireless system to analyse lumbar spine posture

O'Sullivan, K; Galeotti, L; Dankaerts, W; O'Sullivan, L; O'Sullivan, P (2011) The between-day and inter-rater reliability of a novel wireless system to analyse lumbar spine posture. Ergonomics :82-90

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2011

Therapeutic Exercises for the Shoulder Region

McEvoy J.;O'Sullivan K.;Bron C. (2011) Therapeutic Exercises for the Shoulder Region. Neck And Arm Pain Syndromes: Evidence-Informed Screening, Diagnosis And Management :296-311

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2011

Gluteus medius muscle activation during isometric muscle contractions

O'Dwyer C.;Sainsbury D.;O'Sullivan K. (2011) Gluteus medius muscle activation during isometric muscle contractions. Journal Of Sport Rehabilitation :174-186

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2011

Gluteus Medius Muscle Activation During Isometric Muscle Contractions

O'Dwyer, C; Sainsbury, D; O'Sullivan, K (2011) Gluteus Medius Muscle Activation During Isometric Muscle Contractions. Journal Of Sport Rehabilitation :174-186

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2011

Differences in landing strategies between previously injured and uninjured limbs in senior college level gaelic footballers

Tierney M.;Clifford A.;O’Sullivan K. (2011) Differences in landing strategies between previously injured and uninjured limbs in senior college level gaelic footballers. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :12-17

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2010

A brief period of sustained flexion or extension does not alter lumbo-pelvic repositioning sense in pain-free subjects

Kieran O Sullivan, C Quinn, A Clifford (2010) A brief period of sustained flexion or extension does not alter lumbo-pelvic repositioning sense in pain-free subjects. Physiotherapy Ireland :10-15

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2010

The reliability of the CODA motion analysis system for lumbar spine analysis: A pilot study

O’Sullivan K.;Clifford A.;Hughes L. (2010) The reliability of the CODA motion analysis system for lumbar spine analysis: A pilot study. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :16-22

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2010

A brief period of sustained flexion or extension does not alter lumbo-pelvic repositioning sense in pain-free subjects

O’Sullivan K.;Quinn C.;Clifford A. (2010) A brief period of sustained flexion or extension does not alter lumbo-pelvic repositioning sense in pain-free subjects. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :10-15

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2010

Differences in landing strategies between previously injured and uninjured limbs in Senior College Level Gaelic Footballers

Marie Tierney, Amanda Clifford, Kieran O Sullivan (2010) Differences in landing strategies between previously injured and uninjured limbs in Senior College Level Gaelic Footballers. Physiotherapy Ireland :12-17

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2010

The reliability of the CODA motion analysis system for lumbar spine analysis: A pilot study

O'Sullivan, K, Clifford, A, Hughes, L (2010) The reliability of the CODA motion analysis system for lumbar spine analysis: A pilot study. Physiotherapy Practice and Research

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2010

The reliability of the CODA motion analysis system for lumbar spine analysis: a pilot study

O'Sullivan, K; Clifford, A; Hughes, L (2010) The reliability of the CODA motion analysis system for lumbar spine analysis: a pilot study. Physiotherapy Ireland :16-22

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2010

Neutral lumbar spine sitting posture in pain-free subjects

O'Sullivan, K; O'Dea, P; Dankaerts, W; O'Sullivan, P; Clifford, A; O'Sullivan, L (2010) Neutral lumbar spine sitting posture in pain-free subjects. Manual Therapy :557-561

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2010

Electromyographic analysis of the three subdivisions of gluteus medius during weight-bearing exercises.

O'Sullivan K, Smith SM, Sainsbury D (2010) Electromyographic analysis of the three subdivisions of gluteus medius during weight-bearing exercises.. Sports medicine, arthroscopy, rehabilitation, therapy & technology : SMARTT

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2009

Self management of acute soft tissue injuries: A survey of female gaelic football players

O’Sullivan K.;Keane N. (2009) Self management of acute soft tissue injuries: A survey of female gaelic football players. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :13-18

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2009

The effect of warm-up, static stretching and dynamic stretching on hamstring flexibility in previously injured subjects

O'Sullivan, K; Murray, E; Sainsbury, D (2009) The effect of warm-up, static stretching and dynamic stretching on hamstring flexibility in previously injured subjects. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders

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2009

Comparing concentric isokinetic thigh muscle strength in female Gaelic football players with and without previous hamstring injury

Kieran O'Sullivan and Sile Burns (2009) Comparing concentric isokinetic thigh muscle strength in female Gaelic football players with and without previous hamstring injury. Physiotherapy Ireland :39-44

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2009

Comparing concentric isokinetic thigh muscle strength in female gaelic football players with and without previous hamstring injury

O’Sullivan K.;Burns S. (2009) Comparing concentric isokinetic thigh muscle strength in female gaelic football players with and without previous hamstring injury. Physiotherapy Practice and Research :39-44

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2009

The reliability of a wireless monitor for measurement of lumbar spine posture

O'Sullivan, K Galleotti, L Dankaerts, Wim O'Sullivan, L (2009) The reliability of a wireless monitor for measurement of lumbar spine posture. Manual therapy :S23-

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2009

Female Gaelic Football Players' Acute Soft Tissue Injury Management, with a specific focus on Cryotherapy.

O'Sullivan, K; Keane, N (2009) Female Gaelic Football Players' Acute Soft Tissue Injury Management, with a specific focus on Cryotherapy.. Physiotherapy Ireland :13-18

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2009

Measurement of thigh muscle size using tape or ultrasound is a poor indicator of thigh muscle strength

O'Sullivan, K; Sainsbury, D; O'Connor, R (2009) Measurement of thigh muscle size using tape or ultrasound is a poor indicator of thigh muscle strength. Isokinetics And Exercise Science :145-153

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2008

The relationship between previous hamstring injury and the concentric isokinetic knee muscle strength of irish gaelic footballers

O'Sullivan, K; O'Ceallaigh, B; O'Connell, K; Shafat, A (2008) The relationship between previous hamstring injury and the concentric isokinetic knee muscle strength of irish gaelic footballers. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders

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2008

The effect of low-dye taping on rearfoot motion and plantar pressure during the stance phase of gait.

O'Sullivan K, Kennedy N, O'Neill E, Ni Mhainin U (2008) The effect of low-dye taping on rearfoot motion and plantar pressure during the stance phase of gait.. BMC musculoskeletal disorders

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2008

Influence of exercise instruction method on the activation of Vastus Medialis Obliques and Vastus Lateralis during a mini-squat

Conroy, CJ; O'Sullivan, K (2008) Influence of exercise instruction method on the activation of Vastus Medialis Obliques and Vastus Lateralis during a mini-squat. Physiotherapy Ireland :55-60

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2008

The effect of combined visual feedback and verbal encouragement on isokinetic concentric performance in healthy females

O'Sullivan A.;O'Sullivan K. (2008) The effect of combined visual feedback and verbal encouragement on isokinetic concentric performance in healthy females. Isokinetics And Exercise Science :47-53

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2008

Gait Assessment among Physiotherapists in Ireland

Flannery, G; O'Sullivan, K (2008) Gait Assessment among Physiotherapists in Ireland. Physiotherapy Ireland :36-43

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2008

Gluteus maximus and gluteus medius in pelvic and hip stability: isolation or synergistic activation?

Conneely, M; O'Sullivan, K (2008) Gluteus maximus and gluteus medius in pelvic and hip stability: isolation or synergistic activation?. Physiotherapy Ireland :6-10

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2008

The effect of combined visual feedback and verbal encouragement on isokinetic concentric performance in healthy females

O'Sullivan, A; O'Sullivan, K (2008) The effect of combined visual feedback and verbal encouragement on isokinetic concentric performance in healthy females. Isokinetics And Exercise Science :47-53

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2007

ACROMIOCLAVICULAR JOINT DISLOCATION: PATHOLOGY, DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT

O'Sullivan, K (2007) ACROMIOCLAVICULAR JOINT DISLOCATION: PATHOLOGY, DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT. Physiotherapy Ireland :29-37

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2006

Effect of Different Upright Sitting Postures on Spinal-Pelvic Curvature and Trunk Muscle Activation in a Pain-Free Population

O'Sullivan, PB; Dankaerts, W; Burnett, A; Farrell, G; Jefford, E; Naylor, C; O'Sullivan, K (2006) Effect of Different Upright Sitting Postures on Spinal-Pelvic Curvature and Trunk Muscle Activation in a Pain-Free Population. Spine Journal :E707-E712

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Books

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Book Chapters

2017

A cautionary tale.

O'Sullivan, K (2017) A cautionary tale.. : elsevier Brukner & Khan's Clinical Sports Medicine

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2015

Low back pain in older adults: From red flags to functional rehabilitation

O'Sullivan, K, Vibe Fersum, K, Dankaerts, W, & O'Sullivan (2015) Low back pain in older adults: From red flags to functional rehabilitation. England : Oxford University Press Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine

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2015

Multi-dimensional classification system for Low Back Pain

O'Sullivan, P, Dankaerts, W, Vibe Fersum, K, O'Sullivan, K (2015) Multi-dimensional classification system for Low Back Pain. London : Elsevier Grieve's Modern Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy

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Edited Books

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Other Journals

2014

The Beliefs of Third-Level Healthcare Students towards Low-Back Pain

Kennedy, N., J. Healy, and K. O'Sullivan (2014) The Beliefs of Third-Level Healthcare Students towards Low-Back Pain. Pain Research and Treatment :ID675915-

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2014

Physiotherapy Practice Educators' Beliefs Towards Low Back Pain and Influence on Student Beliefs

Kennedy, N., E. Condon, and K. O'Sullivan (2014) Physiotherapy Practice Educators' Beliefs Towards Low Back Pain and Influence on Student Beliefs. Pain and Rehabilitation :4-10

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2011

Cognitive functional therapy intervention including biofeedback for LBP during cycling. A single case study

van Hoof W, Volkaerts K, O'Sullivan K, Verscheuren S, Dankaerts W (2011) Cognitive functional therapy intervention including biofeedback for LBP during cycling. A single case study. Sport en Geneeskunde: the Flemish/Dutch journal of sports medicine :20-26

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Conference Publications

2009

MACP Conference

O'Sullivan, K; Galleotti, L; Dankaerts, W; O'Sullivan, P; O'Sullivan, L (2009) MACP Conference. :S231-

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2009

27th International Conference on Biomechanics in Sport

Clifford A.M., Tierney, M., O'Sullivan, K. (2009) 27th International Conference on Biomechanics in Sport.

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2008

ER-WCPT 2nd European Congress on Physiotherapy Education

McCreesh K, Sainsbury D, O'Sullivan K (2008) ER-WCPT 2nd European Congress on Physiotherapy Education.

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2007

Irish Ergonomics Society Workshop

O Sullivan, K. (2007) Irish Ergonomics Society Workshop. :*-*

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2007

Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists Annual Conference

O'Sullivan K. (2007) Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists Annual Conference.

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2007

Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists Annual Conference

Anita O Sullivan and Kieran O Sullivan. Oral presentation. November 2007. (2007) Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists Annual Conference.

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2007

Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists Annual Conference

Sile Burns and Kieran O Sullivan. November 2007. , (2007) Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists Annual Conference.

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2007

Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists Annual Conference

Kevin O Connell and Kieran O Sullivan. November 2007. (2007) Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists Annual Conference.

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2007

Interdisciplinary conference on low back and pelvic pain

O'Sullivan P, Dankaerts W, Burnett A, Farrell G, Jefford E, Naylor C, O'Sullivan K. November 2007. , (2007) Interdisciplinary conference on low back and pelvic pain.

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2007

World Congress of Physical Therapy

Conneely M, O'Sullivan K, Edmondston S. June 2007. (2007) World Congress of Physical Therapy.

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2007

World Congress of Physical Therapy.

O'Sullivan P, Dankaerts W, Burnett A, Farrell G, Jefford E, Naylor C, O'Sullivan K. June 2007. (2007) World Congress of Physical Therapy..

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2006

British Institute of Musculoskeletal Medicine Conference: Posture-It¿s a pain.

O'Sullivan P, Dankaerts W, Burnett A, Farrell G, Jefford E, Naylor C, O'Sullivan K. (2006) British Institute of Musculoskeletal Medicine Conference: Posture-It¿s a pain.. :*-*

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2006

Emirates Physiotherapy Conference

Dr. Peter O Sullivan, Dr. Wim Dankaerts, Dr. Angus Burnett, Garreth Farrell,Evonne Jefford, Clare Naylor, Kieran O Sullivan (2006) Emirates Physiotherapy Conference. :N/A-N/A

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2006

Physical Therapy in Sport Conference

Mairead Conneely, Kieran O Sullivan, Dr. Stephen Edmondston (2006) Physical Therapy in Sport Conference. :N/A-N/A

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2006

MACP conference

Mairead Conneely, Kieran O Sullivan, Dr. Stephen Edmondston (2006) MACP conference. :N/A-N/A

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2006

Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists: Annual Conference

Kelly B. O Sullivan K, Shafat A. (2006) Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists: Annual Conference. :*-*

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2006

Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists: Annual Conference

Farrell G, O'Sullivan P, Dankaerts W, Burnett A, Jefford E, Naylor C, O'Sullivan K (2006) Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists: Annual Conference. :*-*

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2005

I.S.C.P Conference 2005. '100 Years of Physiotherapy in Ireland'

Kieran O Sullivan, Mairead Conneely and Dr. Stephen Edmonston (2005) I.S.C.P Conference 2005. '100 Years of Physiotherapy in Ireland'. :N/A-N/A

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2005

2nd International Conference on Movement Dysfunction. Pain and Performance: Evidence and Effect

Dr. Peter O Sullivan, Wim Dankaerts, Dr. Angus Burnett, Garreth Farrell, Clare Naylor and Kieran O Sullivan (2005) 2nd International Conference on Movement Dysfunction. Pain and Performance: Evidence and Effect. :N/A-N/A

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Conference Contributions

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Published Reports

2008

Surface EMG - does the use of a Faraday room change measurement?

O'Sullivan, K; Sheikh, UQ; Shafat, A; Coote, S (2008) Surface EMG - does the use of a Faraday room change measurement?. Limerick : National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin :44-45

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Editorials

2017

Unlocking the potential of physical activity for back health

O'Keeffe, M,Maher, CG,O'Sullivan, K (2017) Unlocking the potential of physical activity for back health. British journal of sports medicine :760-761

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2016

The ineffectiveness of paracetamol for spinal pain provides opportunities to better manage low back pain

O'Sullivan, K,O'Sullivan, P (2016) The ineffectiveness of paracetamol for spinal pain provides opportunities to better manage low back pain. British journal of sports medicine :197-76

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2016

Unraveling the Complexity of Low Back Pain

O'Sullivan, P,Caneiro, JP,O'Keeffe, M,O'Sullivan, K (2016) Unraveling the Complexity of Low Back Pain. Journal Of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy :932-937

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Book Reviews

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Other Publications

2022

Eccentric exercise improves joint flexibility in adults: A systematic review update and meta-analysis

Diong J.;Carden P.C.;O'Sullivan K.;Sherrington C.;Reed D.S. (2022) Eccentric exercise improves joint flexibility in adults: A systematic review update and meta-analysis. Musculoskeletal Science And Practice

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2022

Epidemiology and moderators of injury in Gaelic football: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Dekkers T.;O'Sullivan K.;Blake C.;McVeigh J.G.;Collins K. (2022) Epidemiology and moderators of injury in Gaelic football: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal Of Science And Medicine In Sport :222-229

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2022

Psychometric properties of performance-based measures of physical function administered via telehealth among people with chronic conditions: A systematic review

Walsh C.B.;Cahalan R.;Hinman R.S.;O’ Sullivan K. (2022) Psychometric properties of performance-based measures of physical function administered via telehealth among people with chronic conditions: A systematic review. Plos One

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2009

The effect of Warm-up, Static and Dynamic Stretching on Hamstring Flexibility. Proceedings of the 27th International Society of Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS) Conference, Limerick, Ireland. p241.

O'Sullivan, K; Murray, E; Sainsbury, D (2009) The effect of Warm-up, Static and Dynamic Stretching on Hamstring Flexibility. Proceedings of the 27th International Society of Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS) Conference, Limerick, Ireland. p241..

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2009

Assessment of the effect of injury on the kinematic differences in the sagital plane upon landing. Proceedings of the 27th International Society of Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS) Conference, Limerick, Ireland. P441.

Clifford, A; O'Sullivan, K; Tierney, M (2009) Assessment of the effect of injury on the kinematic differences in the sagital plane upon landing. Proceedings of the 27th International Society of Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS) Conference, Limerick, Ireland. P441..

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2009

Lumbar spine posture in senior and elite level rowers - a comparison with the low back pain population. Proceedings of the 27th International Society of Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS) Conference, Limerick, Ireland. P709

MacManus, C; O'Sullivan, K (2009) Lumbar spine posture in senior and elite level rowers - a comparison with the low back pain population. Proceedings of the 27th International Society of Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS) Conference, Limerick, Ireland. P709.

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2009

Measurement of thigh muscle size using tape or ultrasound is a poor indicator of thigh muscle strength. Proceedings of the 27th International Society of Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS) Conference, Limerick, Ireland. P736.

O'Sullivan, K; Sainsbury, D; O'Connor, R (2009) Measurement of thigh muscle size using tape or ultrasound is a poor indicator of thigh muscle strength. Proceedings of the 27th International Society of Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS) Conference, Limerick, Ireland. P736..

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2009

An investigation of the activation of the subdivisions of gluteus medius during isometric hip contractions. Proceedings of the 27th International Society of biomechanics in Sports (ISBS) Conference, Limerick, Ireland. P878.

O'Dwyer, C; Sainsbury, D; O'Sullivan, K (2009) An investigation of the activation of the subdivisions of gluteus medius during isometric hip contractions. Proceedings of the 27th International Society of biomechanics in Sports (ISBS) Conference, Limerick, Ireland. P878..

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2009

Activation of the subdivisions of gluteus medius during isometric hip contractions. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 5 (2) p60-61

O'Dwyer, C; Sainsbury, D; O'Sullivan, K (2009) Activation of the subdivisions of gluteus medius during isometric hip contractions. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 5 (2) p60-61.

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2009

An Investigation into Hip Muscle Strength of Previously Injured and Non-Injured Gaelic Footballers. Manual Therapy. 14:S14

Kelly, O; Clifford, A; O'Sullivan, K (2009) An Investigation into Hip Muscle Strength of Previously Injured and Non-Injured Gaelic Footballers. Manual Therapy. 14:S14.

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2009

A Pilot Investigation into the effect of Dominance and Previous Injury on the Landing Strategy of Senior College Level Male Gaelic Footballers. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 5 (2) p62-63

Tierney, M; Clifford, A; O'Sullivan, K (2009) A Pilot Investigation into the effect of Dominance and Previous Injury on the Landing Strategy of Senior College Level Male Gaelic Footballers. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 5 (2) p62-63.

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2009

The tape measure as an indicator of quadriceps and hamstrings muscle strength in Gaelic footballers. Physical Therapy Reviews. 14 (3)

O'Connor, R; O'Sullivan, K; Sainsbury, D (2009) The tape measure as an indicator of quadriceps and hamstrings muscle strength in Gaelic footballers. Physical Therapy Reviews. 14 (3). :201-201

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2009

The tape measure as an indicator of quadriceps and hamstrings muscle strength in gaelic footballers. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. ABSTRACT Vol 5 (1)

O'Connor, R; O'Sullivan, K; Sainsbury, D (2009) The tape measure as an indicator of quadriceps and hamstrings muscle strength in gaelic footballers. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. ABSTRACT Vol 5 (1). :55-55

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2009

Hamstring Flexibility after Warm-up, Static and Dynamic Stretching in Individuals with a Previous Hamstring Injury and in Matched Controls. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. ABSTRACT Vol 5 (1)

O'Sullivan, K; Murray, E; Sainsbury, D (2009) Hamstring Flexibility after Warm-up, Static and Dynamic Stretching in Individuals with a Previous Hamstring Injury and in Matched Controls. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. ABSTRACT Vol 5 (1). :56-56

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2008

The relationship between previous hamstring injury and the concentric isokinetic knee muscle strength of Irish Gaelic Footballers. Physical Therapy Reviews Vol 13 (3)

O'Ceallaigh, B; O'Sullivan, K; O'Connell, K; Shafat, A (2008) The relationship between previous hamstring injury and the concentric isokinetic knee muscle strength of Irish Gaelic Footballers. Physical Therapy Reviews Vol 13 (3). :209-

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2008

Female Gaelic football players' knowledge and practice of acute soft tissue injury management. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 4 (4) P40-41 ABSTRACT

O'Sullivan, K; Keane, N (2008) Female Gaelic football players' knowledge and practice of acute soft tissue injury management. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 4 (4) P40-41 ABSTRACT. :40-41

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2008

It shouldn't happen to a vet... Occupational injuries in veterinary practitioners working in Ireland

O'Sullivan K., Curran N. (2008) It shouldn't happen to a vet... Occupational injuries in veterinary practitioners working in Ireland. Veterinary Ireland :584-586

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2008

The Effect of Combined Visual Feedback and Verbal Encouragement on Isokinetic Concentric Quadriceps and Hamstring Performance in Healthy Females. Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 29 (1)

O'Sullivan, A; O'Sullivan, K; (2008) The Effect of Combined Visual Feedback and Verbal Encouragement on Isokinetic Concentric Quadriceps and Hamstring Performance in Healthy Females. Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 29 (1). :74-75

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2008

Surface emg - does use of a Faraday room change measurement? ABSTRACT Vol 4(4)

O'Sullivan, K; Sheikh, UQ; Shafat, A; Coote, S (2008) Surface emg - does use of a Faraday room change measurement? ABSTRACT Vol 4(4). :42-43

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2008

An investigation of the effects of a Low Dye taping technique on foot motion and joint displacement during gait. ABSTRACT. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 4(3)

Ni Mhainin, U; O'Sullivan, K (2008) An investigation of the effects of a Low Dye taping technique on foot motion and joint displacement during gait. ABSTRACT. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 4(3). :40-

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2008

Back pain when sitting: Should everybody just sit up straight? Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 29 (1)

O'Sullivan, K (2008) Back pain when sitting: Should everybody just sit up straight? Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 29 (1). :69-70

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2008

A survey of the prevalence, distribution of work-related musculoskeletal symptoms in a group of Irish veterinary practitioners

Curran, N; O'Sullivan, K (2008) A survey of the prevalence, distribution of work-related musculoskeletal symptoms in a group of Irish veterinary practitioners. :20-22

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2008

The Status of Gait Assessment among Physiotherapists in Ireland. Physical Therapy Reviews. Vol 13 (3)

Flannery, G; O'Sullivan, K (2008) The Status of Gait Assessment among Physiotherapists in Ireland. Physical Therapy Reviews. Vol 13 (3). :214-214

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2007

An Isokinetic Knee Muscle Strength Profile comparing previously hamstring injured and uninjured Male Gaelic Footballers. ABSTRACT. Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 28 (2) 75

O'Connell, K; O'Sullivan, K (2007) An Isokinetic Knee Muscle Strength Profile comparing previously hamstring injured and uninjured Male Gaelic Footballers. ABSTRACT. Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 28 (2) 75.

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2007

The effect of different 'upright' sitting postures on trunk muscle activation in pain-free subjects. WCPT abstracts. Physiotherapy Vol 43 (Suppl 1)

O'Sullivan, P; Dankaerts, W; Burnett, A; Farrell, G; Jefford, E; Naylor, C; O'Sullivan, K (2007) The effect of different 'upright' sitting postures on trunk muscle activation in pain-free subjects. WCPT abstracts. Physiotherapy Vol 43 (Suppl 1). :P93-

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2007

The contribution of gluteus maximus and gluteus medius to frontal plane stability of the hip: An anatomical study. Physiotherapy (WCPT abstracts)

O'Sullivan, K; Conneely, M; Edmondston, S (2007) The contribution of gluteus maximus and gluteus medius to frontal plane stability of the hip: An anatomical study. Physiotherapy (WCPT abstracts). :488-

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2007

2006. A concentric isokinetic strength profile of gaelic footballers. ABSTRACT. Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 28(1)

O'Ceallaigh B; O'Sullivan, K; Shafat, A (2007) 2006. A concentric isokinetic strength profile of gaelic footballers. ABSTRACT. Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 28(1). :51-52

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2007

An Isokinetic Knee Muscle Strength Profile Comparing Female Gaelic Footballers with and without Previous Hamstring Injury. ABSTRACT. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 4(2)

Burns, S; O'Sullivan, K (2007) An Isokinetic Knee Muscle Strength Profile Comparing Female Gaelic Footballers with and without Previous Hamstring Injury. ABSTRACT. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 4(2).

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2007

An Isokinetic Knee Muscle Strength Profile comparing Male Gaelic Footballers with and without Previous Hamstring Injury. ABSTRACT. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 4(2)

O'Connell, K; O'Sullivan, K (2007) An Isokinetic Knee Muscle Strength Profile comparing Male Gaelic Footballers with and without Previous Hamstring Injury. ABSTRACT. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 4(2).

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2007

An Isokinetic Knee Muscle Strength Profile Comparing Hurlers with and without Previous Hamstring Injury. ABSTRACT. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 4(2)

Brennan, C; O'Sullivan, K (2007) An Isokinetic Knee Muscle Strength Profile Comparing Hurlers with and without Previous Hamstring Injury. ABSTRACT. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 4(2).

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2007

The Effect of Combined Visual Feedback and Verbal Encouragement on Isokinetic Concentric Quadriceps and Hamstring Performance in Healthy Females. ABSTRACT. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 4 (2)

O'Sullivan, A; O'Sullivan, K (2007) The Effect of Combined Visual Feedback and Verbal Encouragement on Isokinetic Concentric Quadriceps and Hamstring Performance in Healthy Females. ABSTRACT. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 4 (2).

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2006

Influence of instruction method on recruitment ratio of vastus Medialis Obliques : Vastus Lateralis during a mini-squat. ABSTRACT. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 3(4) p47-50

Conroy, CJ; O'Sullivan, K (2006) Influence of instruction method on recruitment ratio of vastus Medialis Obliques : Vastus Lateralis during a mini-squat. ABSTRACT. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin. Vol 3(4) p47-50.

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2006

A concentric isokinetic strength profile of gaelic footballers. ABSTRACT. Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 28(1)

Kelly, B; O'Sullivan, K; Shafat, A (2006) A concentric isokinetic strength profile of gaelic footballers. ABSTRACT. Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 28(1). :51-52

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2006

Influence of instruction method on recruitment ratio of vastus Medialis Obliques : Vastus Lateralis during a mini-squat. ABSTRACT Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 27 (2)

Conroy, CJ; O'Sullivan, K (2006) Influence of instruction method on recruitment ratio of vastus Medialis Obliques : Vastus Lateralis during a mini-squat. ABSTRACT Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 27 (2). :36-37

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2006

The status of gait assessment among physiotherapists in Ireland. ABSTRACT. Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 27 (2)

Flannery, G; O'Sullivan, K (2006) The status of gait assessment among physiotherapists in Ireland. ABSTRACT. Physiotherapy Ireland. Vol 27 (2). :36-

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2006

Dissection of gluteus maximus and medius with respect to their suggested roles in pelvic and hip stability: implications for rehabilitation?' ABSTRACT Physical Therapy in Sport. Vol 7 (4)

Conneely, M; O'Sullivan, K; Edmondston, S (2006) Dissection of gluteus maximus and medius with respect to their suggested roles in pelvic and hip stability: implications for rehabilitation?' ABSTRACT Physical Therapy in Sport. Vol 7 (4). :176-178

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