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Dr. John Gormley

Associate Professor (Physiotherapy)

John Gormley has been a lecturer in the School of Physiotherapy University of Dublin Trinity College since 1996. He is currently co-ordinator of the MSc in Cardiac Rehabilitation a course he helped set up in 2002. His main research interests are in the areas of cardiac rehabilitation, exercise and cardiovascular risk factors, and injury prevention. Previous research has been in the area of shortwave diathermy and muscle strength in children. He has co-edited a book in the area of exercise in the prevention and treatment of disease.
  Biomechanics of human movement   Cardiac rehabilitation   Cardiovascular disease, pharmacology   Exercise and cystic fibrosis   Exercise physiology   Health psychology
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Chartered Society of Physiotherapy 1988 Present
O'Donovan C, Lithander FE, Raftery T, Gormley J, Mahmud A, Hussey J., Inverse Relationship Between Physical Activity and Arterial Stiffness in Adults with Hypertension, J Phys Act Health. , 11, (2), 2014, p272 - 277, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Ryan, Jennifer M. Crowley, Vivion E. Hensey, Owen Broderick, Julie M. McGahey, Ailish Gormley, John , Habitual physical activity and cardiometabolic risk factors in adults with cerebral palsy , Research in Developmental Disabilities , 35 , (9 ), 2014, p1995 - 2002 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
Sheehan KJ, Gormley J. , The influence of excess body mass on adult gait., Clinical Biomechanics , 28, (3), 2013, p337 - 343, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Ryan J, Gormley J. , Measurement of energy expenditure by activity monitors. , Physical Therapy Reviews , 18, (4), 2013, p239 - 262, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Ryan J, Gormley J, . An evaluation of energy expenditure estimation by three activity monitors, European Journal of Sport Science, 13, (6), 2013, p681 - 688, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Wilson F, Gissane C, Gormley J, Simms C, Sagittal plane motion of the lumbar spine during ergometer and single scull rowing., Sports biomechanics / International Society of Biomechanics in Sports, 12, (2), 2013, p132-42 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Wilson F, Gormley J, Gissane C, Simms C, The effect of rowing to exhaustion on fromtal plane angular changes in the lumbar spine of elite rowers, Journal of Sports Sciences, 30, (14), 2013, p1481 - 1489, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Sheehan K. and Gormley J. , Gait and increased body weight (potential implications for musculoskeletal disease, Physical Therapy Reviews, 17, (2), 2012, p91 - 98, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Fiona Wilson, John Gormley, Juliette Hussey, Exercise Therapy in the Management of Musculoskeletal Disorders., First, Oxford, Wiley-Blackwell, 2011, Book, PUBLISHED
Introduction. History of Exercise in, editor(s)Wilson F, Gormley J, Hussey J, , Exercise Therapy in the Management of Musculoskeletal Disorders, Oxford, Wiley, 2011, pp1 - 10, [Gormley J], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED

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