Completed research stories


Research stories

Below are some of the stories from grant recipients that have completed their research and how their findings have helped develop the physiotherapy profession.

Janice Taylor

Evaluating training program to improve residents’ mobility care in nursing homes
Grant received 2015

Joshua Bishop

Effects of a pulmonary rehabilitation program on exercise capacity in people with COPD
Grant received 2017

Nicholas Henschke

The perceptions and experiences of children with lymphoedema and their families
Grant received 2011
Persistent low back pain

Kevin Wernli

Understanding the relationship between contributing factors and low back pain
Graduate workplace readiness

Cherie Wells

Enhancing the readiness of new graduate physiotherapists for private practice

Shane Patman

Respiratory physiotherapy and intensive care