Ms Susan Reid - Nat Sch Physiotherapy (Faculty of Health Sciences)

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

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Dr. Sue Reid is a senior lecturer in musculoskeletal physiotherapy at the Australian Catholic University in Sydney, Australia. She has been a recognised manipulative physiotherapist (Titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist) since 1987 and a Certified Mulligan Practitioner since 2010. Her clinical interests are treating neck pain, dizziness, headaches, and concussion. Sue has completed her research masters and PhD on the identification and treatment of cervicogenic dizziness and pain. She has also published on neurodynamic testing of the upper limb and validating Dr Goniometer for forearm movement. She has published in international journals, written book chapters, presented Webinars, and workshops internationally. Current research projects include physiotherapy management after a fractured radius, musculoskeletal pain related to usage of mobile device usage, and concussion prevention and treatment.

Contact

Phone :2267 (North Sydney)
Email :sue.reid@acu.edu.au
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Research Interests

Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, ; Concussion ; Cervicogenic dizziness ; Headache ; Neck Pain ; Neural Tension ; Manual Therapy ; Mulligan Concept ;

Methods Expertise

Randomised controlled clinical trials ; Systematic Reviews ; Observational cohort studies ; Clinical measurement validation ;

Research Projects

No research project is currently recorded.

Selected Publications

2018

The validity and reliability of DrGoniometer, a smartphone application, for measuring forearm supination. , in Journal of Hand Therapy.

Cervical proprioception in a young population withText Neck compared to asymptomatic controls: a two-group comparative observational study. , in Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics

2017

Physical characteristics associated with neck pain and injury in rugby union players., in Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness

Utility of a brief assessment tool developed from the Dizziness Handicap Inventory to screen for Cervicogenic dizziness: A case control study, in Musculoskeletal Science and Practice

2016

MANUAL THERAPY FOR PARTICIPANTS WITH CERVICOGENIC DIZZINESS AND VESTIBULOPATHY: A PILOT SINGLE GROUP INTERVENTION STUDY, in IFOMPT GLasgow

2015

Improving the radial nerve neurodynamic test: An observation of strain of the radial, median and ulnar nerves during upper limb positioning. Manual Therapy, in Manual Therapy

Manual therapy treatment of cervicogenic dizziness: long-term outcomes of a randomised controlled trial, in Manual Therapy

Tension of the ulnar, median and radial nerves during ulnar nerve neurodynamic testing: an observational cadaveric study, in Physical Therapy

2014

The Effects of Cervical Spine Manual Therapy on Cervical Range of Motion, Head Repositioning and Balance in Participants with Cervicogenic Dizziness: A Randomized Controlled Trial. , in Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Comparison of Mulligan Sustained Natural Apophyseal Glides and Maitland Mobilizations for Treatment of Cervicogenic Dizziness: a Randomized Controlled Trial. , in Physical Therapy

2012

Efficacy of manual therapy treatments for people with cervicogenic dizziness and pain: protocol of a randomised controlled trial., in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders

2011

A diagnostic dilemma of dizziness, in Mobilisation with Movement: The Art and the Science

2008

Sustained natural apophyseal glides (SNAGs) are an effective treatment for cervicogenic dizziness., in Manual Therapy

2005

Manual therapy treatment of cervicogenic dizziness: a systematic review , in Manual Therapy

Other information

I have 8 ACU honours student completions. From this I have 3 journal papers and 7 conference presentations.

Honours student completions
2014 Andrew Portelli
2015 Ryan Fraser
2016
2017 Brigitte Egan, Johnathan Fornasier
2018 Ned Coleman, Lucy Fletcher
2019: Josh Farbenblum, Jessie Jacobson