Dr Erin Mathieu - Nat School of Allied Health (Faculty of Health Sciences)

Assistant Supervisor – Only eligible to supervise with a fully accredited Principal or Co-supervisor


Phone :2731 (North Sydney)
Email :Erin.Mathieu@acu.edu.au
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Research Interests

Adolescent Health ; Physical Activity ; Research Methodology ; Informed decision making ;

Methods Expertise

Epidemiology ; Biostatistics ; Blinding ; Internet trials ;

Research Projects

Current Projects

Selected Publications


A theoretical analysis showed that blinding cannot eliminate potential for bias associated with beliefs about allocation in randomized clinical trials, in Journal of Clinical Epidemiology


Can social dancing prevent falls in older adults? A protocol of the Dance, Aging, Cognition, Economics (DAnCE) fall prevention randomised controlled trial. , in BMC Public Health


Risk of bleeds associated with physical activity in children with hemophilia, in Journal of the American Medical Association.

Blinding participants in trials assessing the impact of caffeine withdrawal on health outcomes: The results of a randomised controlled trial, in Australian Epidemiologist.

Internet trials: participant experiences and perspectives, in BMC Medical Research methodology

Feasibility of short message service to document bleeding episodes in children with haemophilia, in Haemophilia

Internet based randomised controlled trials: A systematic Review., in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association


A pragmatic randomised trial of stretching before and after physical activity to prevent injury and soreness. , in British Journal of Sports Medicine

Helping women make choices about mammography screening: on online randomised trial of a decision aid for 40 year old women. , in Patient Education and


Informed choice in mammography screening: a randomized trial of a decision aid for 70 year old women. , in Archives of Internal Medicine