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Name Gormley, John Patrick
Main Department Physiotherapy
College Title Associate Professor
College Tel +353 1 896 2121
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.
Membership of Professional Institutions, Associations, Societies
Details Date From Date To
Chartered Society of Physiotherapy 1988 Present
Language Skill Reading Skill Writing Skill Speaking
English Fluent Fluent Fluent
Research Interests
Biomechanics of human movement Cardiac rehabilitation Cardiovascular disease, pharmacology Exercise and cystic fibrosis
Exercise physiology Health psychology
Publications and Other Research Outputs
Peer Reviewed
Sheehan KJ, Gormley J. , The influence of excess body mass on adult gait., Clinical Biomechanics , 28, (3), 2013, p337 - 343
O'Sullivan C, Meaney J, Boyle G, Gormley J, Stokes M., The validity of Rehabilitative Ultrasound Imaging for measurement of trapezius muscle thickness., Manual Therapy, 14, (5), 2009, p572 - 578
Shields N, O’Hare N, Boyle G, Gormley J, An evaluation of safety guidelines to restrict exposure to stray radiofrequency radiation from short-wave diathermy units., Physics in Medicine and Biology, 49, (13), 2004, p2999 - 3015
Hussey J, Gormley J, Bell C, Roche E, Croasdell N, Quinn E, Samann M, Hoey H., , Cardiovascular risk factors in children referred to a paediatric weight reduction clinic, European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation, 11, (1), 2004, pp189 - 189
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