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Dr. Fiona Wilson

Associate Professor (Physiotherapy)
TRINITY CENTRE, S J H


  ARTHRITIS   ATHLETE   Concussion   Exercise Medicine   junior soccer injury epidemiology   LOW BACK PAIN   lumbar spine injury and low back pain   ROWING   rowing injury epidemiology   rugby
 Brain Health and Wellness in Retired Athletes
 Care Pathway for Rowing Low Back Pain
 Blood biomarkers as an assessment of brain health in professional rugby
 Assessment of lifetime history of concussion
 Cardiovascular Health in professional rugby

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chief physiotherapist Irish Rowing Team 1996-present
Language Skill Reading Skill Writing Skill Speaking
English Fluent Fluent Fluent
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Member of the Irish Society Of Chartered Physiotherapists 1997
Advice for avoiding low back pain in, editor(s)Paul Reynolds and Wendy Davies , ROWMoJo - Rowing Manual: Rowing training, Physical Literacy & movement skills for Teenage Girls + advice on anxiety, training with your period, diet, body image, (HerMoJo Book 1), UK, WSNet, 2018, [Wilson F], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Broglio SP, Cunningham J, Gissane C, Farrell G, Denver K, Wilson F, An Investigation into the reliability of self-reported concussion history in current professional rugby union players. , Journal os Sports Sciences, 23rd Annual Congress of the European College of Sports Sciences, Dublin, Ireland, 4-7July, 2018, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED
Wilson F., Martinez-Valdes E., Fleming N., McDonnell SJ., Falla D., Rowers with low back pain show a different distribution of erector spinae muscle activity during an incremental test to volitional exhaustion, 23rd Annual Congress of the European College of Sports Sciences, Dublin, Ireland, 4-7 July, 2018, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED
Wilson F, A care pathway for management of low back pain in rowing, FISA/World Rowing Coaching Conference. Berlin 21/23 November, Berlin, Germany, 21/23 November, 2018, FISA/ World Rowing, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
O'connell B, Wilson F, Boyle N, O'Dwyer TK, Denvir K, Farrell G, Kelly AM, Effects of match play on circulating S100B concentration in professional rugby players, Brain Injury, 32, ((13-14)), 2018, p1811 - 1816, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Reece LJ, Quirk H, Wellignton C, Haake SJ, Wilson F, Bright Sports, physical activity investments that work: Parkrun, a global initiative striving for healthier and happier communities, British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2018, Journal Article, IN_PRESS
Wilson F, Walshe M, O'Dwyer TK, Bennett K, Mockler D, Bleakley C, Exercise, orthoses and splinting for treating Achilles tendinopathy:a systematic review and meta-analysis, British Journal of Sports Medicine, 52, (24), 2018, p1564 - 1574, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Cunningham J, Broglio S, Wilson F, Influence of playing rugby on long-term brain health following retirement: a systematic review and narrative synthesis, BMJ Open Sports and Exercise Medicine, 4, (1), 2018, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
O'Connell B, Kelly AM, Mockler D, Oresic M, Denvir K, Farrell G, Janigro D Wilson F, Use of blood biomarkers in assessment of sports related concussion- a systematic review in the context of their biological significance, Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine, 28, (6), 2018, p561 - 571, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Wilson F, Best way to avoid back pain? Lift heavy things, The Conversation, (April 5th), 2018, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
  

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Wilson F, Practical strategies for managing rowing Low back apin, FISA/World Rowing Coaching Conference. Berlin 21/23 November, Berlin, Germany, 21/23 November, 2018, FISA/ World Rowing, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Wilson F, Low back pain in sport, Chartered Physiotherapists in Sports and Exercise Medicine AGM, Dublin, Ireland, 20th July, 2018, CPSEM, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Wilson F, Back pain in sport, CPSEM AGM, Dublin, Ireland, 20th July, 2018, CPSEM, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Fiona Wilson & Alison McGregor, Lower back pain- the sporting back , International Sports Science and Sports Medicine Conference 2018, Newcastle UK, 4-6 September, 2018, International Society of Sports Science and Sports Medicine, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Fiona Wilson, 'Neil Delamere's Sunday Best - is there a concussion epidemic in sport', Today FM, Dublin, 2017, -, Broadcast, PUBLISHED
Fiona Wilson, 'Treating Low Back Pain in Sport - Dr Fiona Wilson. 15 pearls from vast rowing experience', BMJ Talk Medicine, UK, BMJ (British Journal of Sports Medicine), 2017, -, Broadcast, PUBLISHED
Wilson F, Physiotherapy and Concussion, 1st Croatian Conference on Sports Related Brain Injuries, Split, Croatia, 15-17 June, 2017, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Wilson F, Back Pain in Rowing, Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine Annual Spring Meeting, University College Dublin, April, 2017, Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Wilson F, The role of ambulatory ECG testing in monitoring athletes, Rowersconference, Eton Dorney, UK, 14th January, 2017, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Wilson F, TBI and dementia in the sports setting; is it really a problem?, GBHI Brain Health Network Meeting, Dublin, June 22nd, 2017, Oral Presentation, PUBLISHED

  

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Award Date
Cochrane Fellowhsip November 2012
HRB Summer Studentship July 2013
Brain health in athletes Sports injury epidemiology Low back pain Tendinopathy in sport Exercise in bone and joint disease