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Career Summary

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Newcastle, 23/01/2014
  • Graduate Diploma in Physiotherapy, Cumberland College of Health Sciences, 22/03/1986
  • Master of Medical Science (Clinical Epidemiology), University of Newcastle, 13/12/2002
  • Bachelor of Science, University of New South Wales, 12/10/1984
  • Graduate Certificate Practice of Tertiary Teaching, University of Newcastle, 06/12/2013

Research

Research keywords

  • cervical spine
  • diagnosis
  • pre-manipulative screening

Research expertise

Clinical anatomy of the upper cervical spine.

Craniocervical stability testing

Diagnostics and diagnostic statistics

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
110317Physiotherapy60
111706Epidemiology20
119999Medical And Health Sciences Not Elsewhere Classified20

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
  • Research Methods
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Publications

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Chapter (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2011Barnett C, Henderson J, Haskins R, Dyson C, Osmotherly PG, 'Unravelling low back pain in an outpatient physiotherapy service', Clinical Data Mining in an Allied Health Organisation: A Real World Experience, Sydney University Press, Sydney 193-218 (2011) [B1]

Journal article (46 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Mcgarvey AC, Hoffman GR, Osmotherly PG, Chiarelli PE, 'Maximizing shoulder function after accessory nerve injury and neck dissection surgery: A multicenter randomized controlled trial', Head and Neck, (2014)
2014Cornwall J, Osmotherly PG, 'Genomic medicine and the future of physiotherapy', Australasian Medical Journal, 7 361-362 (2014)
2014Drew MK, Osmotherly PG, Chiarelli PE, 'Imaging and clinical tests for the diagnosis of long-standing groin pain in athletes. A systematic review', Physical Therapy in Sport, 15 124-129 (2014)
2014McGarvey AC, Hoffman GR, Osmotherly PG, Chiarelli PE, 'Intra-operative monitoring of the spinal accessory nerve: a systematic review', Journal of Laryngology and Otology, (2014)
2014Gallagher R, Osmotherly P, Chiarelli P, 'Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus, what is the physiotherapist¿s role in assessment for surgery?', Physical Therapy Reviews, 19 245-251 (2014)
2014Chiarelli PE, Johnston C, Osmotherly PG, 'Introducing Palliative Care into Entry-Level Physical Therapy Education', JOURNAL OF PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, 17 152-158 (2014)
2014Walmsley S, Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, 'Movement and pain patterns in early stage primary/idiopathic adhesive capsulitis: a factor analysis.', Physiotherapy, --- (2014)

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2014Farrell SF, Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Cornwall J, 'Formic acid demineralization does not affect the morphometry of cervical zygapophyseal joint meniscoids', Anatomical Science International, (2014)
2014Haskins R, Osmotherly PG, Tuyl F, Rivett DA, 'Uncertainty in Clinical Prediction Rules: The Value of Credible Intervals', JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC & SPORTS PHYSICAL THERAPY, 44 85-91 (2014)
2014Haskins R, Osmotherly PG, Southgate E, Rivett DA, 'Australian physiotherapists' priorities for the development of clinical prediction rules for low back pain: A qualitative study.', Physiotherapy, (2014)
2014Hayes MJ, Osmotherly PG, Taylor JA, Smith DR, Ho A, 'The effect of wearing loupes on upper extremity musculoskeletal disorders among dental hygienists', International Journal of Dental Hygiene, 12 174-179 (2014)
2014Walmsley S, Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, 'Clinical identifiers for early-stage primary/idiopathic adhesive capsulitis: are we seeing the real picture?', Phys Ther, 94 968-976 (2014)
2014Mcgarvey AC, Osmotherly PG, Hoffman GR, Chiarelli PE, 'Lymphoedema following treatment for head and neck cancer: Impact on patients, and beliefs of health professionals', European Journal of Cancer Care, 23 317-327 (2014)
2013Hayes M, Osmotherly P, Taylor J, Smith D, Ho A, 'The effect of wearing loupes on upper extremity musculoskeletal disorders among dental hygienists', International Journal of Dental Hygiene, (2013) [C1]
2013McGarvey AC, Osmotherly PG, Hoffman GR, Chiarelli PE, 'Impact of Neck Dissection on Scapular Muscle Function: A Case-Controlled Electromyographic Study', ARCHIVES OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, 94 113-119 (2013) [C1]
2013Osmotherly PG, Farrell SF, Digby SD, Rowe LJ, Buxton AJ, 'THE INFLUENCE OF AGE, SEX, AND POSTURE ON THE MEASUREMENT OF ATLANTODENTAL INTERVAL IN A NORMAL POPULATION', JOURNAL OF MANIPULATIVE AND PHYSIOLOGICAL THERAPEUTICS, 36 226-231 (2013) [C1]
2013Scott OM, Osmotherly PG, Chiarelli PE, 'Assessment of pelvic floor muscle contraction ability in healthy males following brief verbal instruction', The Australian and New Zealand Continence Journal, 19 12-17 (2013) [C1]
2013Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Mercer SR, 'Revisiting the clinical anatomy of the alar ligaments', EUROPEAN SPINE JOURNAL, 22 60-64 (2013) [C1]
2013Osmotherly PG, Rivett D, Rowe LJ, 'Toward Understanding Normal Craniocervical Rotation Occurring During the Rotation Stress Test for the Alar Ligaments', PHYSICAL THERAPY, 93 986-992 (2013) [C1]
2013Walmsley S, Osmotherly PG, Walker CJ, Rivett DA, 'Power Doppler ultrasonography in the early diagnosis of primary/idiopathic adhesive capsulitis: An exploratory study', Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, 36 428-435 (2013) [C1]
2013McGarvey AC, Osmotherly PG, Hoffman GR, Chiarelli PE, 'Scapular muscle exercises following neck dissection surgery for head and neck cancer: A comparative electromyographic study', Physical Therapy, 93 786-797 (2013) [C1]
2013Haskins R, Osmotherly PG, Southgate E, Rivett DA, 'Physiotherapists' knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding clinical prediction rules for low back pain', Manual Therapy, (2013)
2013Mcgarvey AC, Osmotherly PG, Chiarelli PE, Hoffman GR, 'Lymphoedema following treatment for head and neck cancer: Impact on patients, and beliefs of health professionals', European Journal of Cancer Care, (2013)
2012Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Rowe LJ, 'The anterior shear and distraction tests for craniocervical instability. An evaluation using magnetic resonance imaging', Manual Therapy, 17 416-421 (2012) [C1]
2012Haskins R, Rivett DA, Osmotherly PG, 'Clinical prediction rules in the physiotherapy management of low back pain: A systematic review', Manual Therapy, 17 9-21 (2012) [C1]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2012Walmsley S, Rivett DA, Osmotherly PG, McKiernan ST, 'Early diagnosis of primary/idiopathic adhesive capsulitis: Can imaging contribute?', International Musculoskeletal Medicine, 34 166-174 (2012) [C1]
2012Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Rowe LJ, 'Construct validity of clinical tests for alar ligament Iintegrity: An evaluation using magnetic resonance imaging', Physical Therapy, 92 718-725 (2012) [C1]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2011Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, 'Knowledge and use of craniovertebral instability testing by Australian physiotherapists', Manual Therapy, 16 357-363 (2011) [C1]
2011Pickering PM, Osmotherly PG, Attia JR, McElduff P, 'An examination of outcome measures for pain and dysfunction in the cervical spine: A factor analysis', Spine, 36 581-588 (2011) [C1]
2011McGarvey A, Chiarelli PE, Osmotherly PG, Hoffman GR, 'Physiotherapy for accessory nerve shoulder dysfunction following neck dissection surgery: A literature review', Head and Neck-Journal for the Sciences and Specialties of the Head and Neck, 33 274-280 (2011) [C1]
2011Osmotherly PG, Rawson OA, Rowe LJ, 'The relationship between dens height and alar ligament orientation: A radiologic study', Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, 34 181-187 (2011) [C1]
2011Osmotherly PG, McElduff P, Attia JR, 'In response: Factor structure of the Neck Disability Index', Spine, 36 1816 (2011) [C3]

Co-authors: John Attia

2011Osmotherly PG, McElduff P, Attia JR, 'Factor Structure of the Neck Disability Index RESPONSE', SPINE, 36 1816-1816 (2011) [C3]
2010Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Rowe LJ, Mercer SR, 'Examination of the sidebending and rotation stress tests for alar ligament integrity using magnetic resonance imaging', Journal of Manual and Manipulative Therapy, 18 PL-13 (2010) [C3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2010Rawson OA, Rowe LJ, Osmotherly PG, 'Multiplanar alar ligament testing: Putting the anatomical assumptions to the test', Journal of Manual and Manipulative Therapy, 18 PO-44 (2010) [C3]
2009Miller PA, Osmotherly PG, 'Does scapula taping facilitate recovery for shoulder impingement symptoms? A pilot randomized controlled trial', The Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy, 17 E6-E13 (2009) [C1]
2009Walmsley S, Rivett DA, Osmotherly PG, 'Adhesive capsulitis: Establishing consensus on clinical identifiers for stage 1 using the DELPHI technique', Physical Therapy, 89 906-917 (2009) [C1]
2009Chiarelli PE, Mackenzie LA, Osmotherly PG, 'Urinary incontinence is associated with an increase in falls: A systematic review', Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, 55 89-95 (2009) [C1]
2008Osmotherly PG, Attia JR, Thakkinstian A, 'Can clinical measures of upper quarter postural muscle performance predict neck pain in visual display terminal operators?', Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, 21 113-120 (2008) [C1]

Co-authors: John Attia

2008Osmotherly PG, Attia JR, 'The interplay of static and dynamic postural factors in neck pain', Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal, 26 9-17 (2008) [C1]
2008Osmotherly PG, 'A practical guide to ultrasound imaging', Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, 54 287 (2008) [C3]
2007Windred AJ, Osmotherly PG, McGowan CM, 'Pre-race warm-up practices in Greyhound: A pilot study', Equine and Comparative Exercise Physiology, 4 119-122 (2007) [C1]
2007Nicholson HL, Osmotherly PG, Smith BA, McGowan CM, 'Determinants of passive hip range of motion in adult Greyhounds', Australian Veterinary Journal, 85 217-221 (2007) [C1]
2006Osmotherly PG, Attia JR, 'The healthy worker survivor effect in a study of neck muscle performance measures in call-centre operators', Work, 26 399-406 (2006) [C1]

Co-authors: John Attia

2005Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, 'Screening for craniovertebral instability: a new look at the evidence', Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, 51 S17 (2005) [C3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2004Osmotherly PG, Higginbotham HN, 'Assessing patient intention to perform a home based exercise program for back and shoulder pain', Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, 20 57-71 (2004) [C1]
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Conference (54 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Johnston C, Osmotherly PG, Newstead C, Baldwin Z, 'The relationship between academic and clinical performance in physiotherapy students', Anzahpe 2014 Conference Handbook, Gold Coast, Queensland (2014)
2014Farrell SF, Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Cornwall J, 'Does formic acid immersion affect the morphometry of cervical zygoapophyseal joint meniscoids?', Clinical Anatomy, Brisbane (2014)
2014Farrell SF, Osmotherly PG, Cornwall J, Rivett DA, 'The anatomy and morphometry of the mensicoids of the lateral atlantoaxial joints', Annals of Anatomy, 196S1, Beijing, China (2014)
2013Harrison JL, Osmotherly PG, Snodgrass SJ, Rivett DA, Reid S, 'The relationship between cervical spine anthropometrics, range of movement and strength in elite rugby players', Proceeding of the Australian Physiotherapy Association Conference 2013, Melbourne (2013) [E3]
2013Gallagher R, Osmotherly PG, Chiarelli PE, 'Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus. Is there a role for physiotherapists in management?', Proceedings of the Australian Physiotherapy Association Conference 2013, Melbourne (2013) [E3]

Co-authors: Pauline Chiarelli

2013Hayes MJ, Osmotherly PG, Taylor JA, Smith DR, Ho A, 'Does the use of surgical magnification (loupes) effect upper extremity pain, and disability among dental hygienists.', Proceedings of the Australian Physiotherapy Association Conference 2013, Melbourne (2013) [E3]
2013Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Rowe LJ, 'The construct validity of the anterior shear and distraction tests for craniocervical instability', Proceedings of the Australian Physiotherapy Association Conference 2013, Melbourne (2013) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2013Walmsley S, Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, 'Validation of a set of clinical identifiers for the early stage of primary/idiopathic adhesive capsulitis', Journal of Physiotherapy, eSupplement 2013 APA Conference Abstracts, Melbourne (2013) [E3]
2013Haskins R, Osmotherly PG, Southgate E, Rivett DA, 'Physiotherapists' knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding clinical prediction rules for low back pain', Proceedings of the Australian Physiotherapy Association 2013, Melbourne (2013) [E3]
2013Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Rowe LJ, 'Interpreting a normal response to rotation stress testing for the alar ligaments', Proceedings of the Australian Physiotherapy Association Conference 2013, Melbourne (2013) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2013Hayes MJ, Osmotherly PG, Taylor JA, Smith DR, Ho A, 'The effect of surgical magnification (loupes) on neck pain and disability among dental hygienists.', Proceedings of the Australian Physiotherapy Association Conference 2013, Melbourne (2013) [E3]
2013Walmsley S, Rivett DA, Osmotherly PG, 'Movement loss patterns in patients diagnosed with early stage primary/idiopathic adhesive capsulitis: preliminary results.', ICSES/ICSET 2013, Nagoya, Japan (2013) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2013Farrell SF, Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Cornwall J, 'Does formic acid immersion affect the morphometry of cervical zygapophyseal joint meniscoids?', ANZACA CONFERENCE 2013 Handbook, University of Queensland, Brisbane (2013) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2013Walmsley S, Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, 'Movement and pain patterns in early stage primary/idiopathic adhesive capsulitis', Proceedings of the Australian Physiotherapy Association Conference 2013, Melbourne (2013) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2013McGarvey AC, Osmotherly PG, Hoffman GR, Chiarelli PE, 'Impact of neck dissection on scapular muscle function: a case controlled EMG study', Proceedings of the Australian Physiotherapy Association Conference 2013, Melbourne (2013)
2013Drew M, Palsson TS, Osmotherly PG, Chiarelli PE, Lovell G, Hirata R, Gavin-Neilsen T, 'Anatomical and histological considerations of athletic groin pain', Proceedings of the Conference of Science and Medicine in Sport, Phuket, Thailand (2013)
2013McGarvey AC, Osmotherly PG, Hoffman GR, Chiarelli PE, 'Physiotherapy for accessory nerve shoulder dysfunction following neck dissection |surgery: a multicentre randomised controlled study', Proceedings of the Australian Physiotherapy Association Conference 2013, Melbourne (2013)
2012McGarvey A, Osmotherly PG, Hoffman G, Chiarelli PE, 'Facial lymphoedema following treatment for head and neck cancer: Impact on patients and beliefs of health professionals', Final Program. Australian and New Zealand Head and Neck Cancer Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Brisbane, Australia (2012) [E3]

Co-authors: Pauline Chiarelli

2012Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Rowe LJ, 'The anterior shear and distraction tests for craniocervical ligament instability: An assessment of construct validity', Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, Quebec City, Canada (2012) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2012Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Rowe LJ, 'Interpreting the rotation stress test for the alar ligaments: What should be considered normal range?', Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, Quebec City, Canada (2012) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2012McGarvey A, Osmotherly PG, Hoffman G, Chiarelli PE, 'Impact of neck dissection on scapular muscle function: A case-controlled electromyographic study', Final Program. Australian and New Zealand Head and Neck Cancer Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Brisbane, Australia (2012) [E3]

Co-authors: Pauline Chiarelli

2012Walmsley S, Rivett DA, Osmotherly PG, 'Validation of a set of clinical identifiers for the early stage of primary/idiopathic adhesive capsulitis: Preliminary results', Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, Quebec City, Canada (2012)

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2011Rawson OA, Rowe LJ, Osmotherly PG, 'Is agar ligament orientation a function of dens height?', Clinical Anatomy, Hobart (2011) [E3]
2011Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Rowe LJ, 'Are the alar ligaments effected by stress testing in the upper cervical spine? An examination using magnetic resonance imaging', APA Physiotherapy Conference 2011 Abstract Presentations, Brisbane (2011) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2011Walmsley S, Rivett DA, Osmotherly PG, 'Power doppler ultrasound in the early diagnosis of primary/idiopathic adhesive capsulitis: A pilot study', Proceedings of the 16th International WCPT Congress, Amsterdam (2011) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2011Farrell SF, Rowe LJ, Osmotherly PG, 'Do age and gender influence the atlanto-dental interval in the normal population? A quantitative anatomical study', APA Physiotherapy Conference 2011 Abstract Presentations, Brisbane (2011) [E3]
2011Haskins R, Rivett DA, Osmotherly PG, 'Clinical prediction rules in the physiotherapy management of low back pain: A systematic review', APA Physiotherapy Conference 2011 Abstract Presentations, Brisbane (2011) [E3]
2011Farrell SF, Rowe LJ, Osmotherly PG, 'The influence of age on atlanto-dental interval', Clinical Anatomy, Hobart (2011) [E3]
2011Walmsley S, Rivett DA, Osmotherly PG, 'Power Doppler ultrasound in the early diagnosis of primary / idiopathic adhesive capsulitis', APA Physiotherapy Conference 2011 Abstract Presentations, Brisbane (2011) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2011Drew MK, Osmotherly PG, Chiarelli PE, 'The diagnosis of persistent pain arising from the attachments of the pubic arc in athletes', APA Physiotherapy Conference 2011 Abstract Presentations, Brisbane (2011) [E3]

Co-authors: Pauline Chiarelli

2011McGarvey A, Chiarelli PE, Osmotherly PG, Hoffman G, 'Physiotherapy for accessory nerve shoulder dysfunction following neck dissection surgery', Abstracts for the Tri-Society Head and Neck Oncology Meeting 2011, Singapore (2011) [E3]
2010Scott O, Osmotherly PG, Chiarelli PE, 'Assessment of pelvic floor muscle contraction ability in healthy males follwoing brief verbal instruction', Handbook. 19th National Conference on Incontinence, Alice Springs, Australia (2010) [E3]

Co-authors: Pauline Chiarelli

2010Johnston CL, Osmotherly PG, Chiarelli PE, 'Physiotherapy student preparedness for working with patients with life limiting illnesses undergoing palliative care: The impact of the palliative care curriculum for undergraduates (PCC4U) resources', ANZAME 2010: Overcoming Barriers, Re(E)Forming Professional Practice, Townsville, QLD (2010) [E3]
2010McGarvey A, Chiarelli PE, Osmotherly PG, Hoffman G, 'Physiotherapy for accessory nerve shoulder dysfunction following neck dissection surgery: A literature review', Head & Neck 2010 Final Program, Manly, N.S.W. (2010) [E3]
2010Chiarelli PE, Johnston CL, Osmotherly PG, 'An evaluation of the palliative care curriculum for undergraduates (PCC4U) resources by undergraduate physiotherapy students', ANZAME 2010: Overcoming Barriers, Re(E)Forming Professional Practice, Townsville, QLD (2010) [E3]
2010McGarvey A, Chiarelli PE, Osmotherly PG, Hoffman G, 'Physiotherapy for accessory nerve shoulder dysfunction following neck dissection surgery: A multicentre randomised controlled trial', Head & Neck 2010 Final Program, Manly, N.S.W. (2010) [E3]

Co-authors: Pauline Chiarelli

2009Walmsley S, Rivett DA, Osmotherly PG, 'Adhesive capsulitis: Establishing consensus on clinical identifiers for stage one using the Delphi technique', Australian Journal of Physiotherapy: eSupplements, Sydney, NSW (2009) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2009Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Mercer S, 'High resolution MRI examination of the deep craniovertebral ligaments', Surgical & Radiologic Anatomy, Istanbul, Turkey (2009) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2009Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Mercer SR, 'Craniovertebral instability testing: Do the tests really reflect the anatomy?', International Mulligan Concept Conference: Mobilization with Movement: The Science, Evidence and Art, Chicago, ILL (2009) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2009Ng Hung Shin PB, Osmotherly PG, Chiarelli PE, 'Pre-activation of transversus abdominis protects the rectus abdominis diastasis of post-partum women doing a head lift', Australian Journal of Physiotherapy: eSupplements, Sydney, NSW (2009) [E3]

Co-authors: Pauline Chiarelli

2009Pickering PM, Osmotherly PG, Attia JR, McElduff P, 'An examination of outcome measures for pain and dysfunction in the cervical spine: A factor analysis', Australian Journal of Physiotherapy: eSupplements, Sydney, NSW (2009) [E3]

Co-authors: John Attia

2009Osmotherly PG, Attia JR, McElduff P, 'The composite neck pain and disability questionnaire: Development and factor structure', Australian Journal of Physiotherapy: eSupplements, Sydney, NSW (2009) [E3]

Co-authors: John Attia

2009Clinton P, Osmotherly PG, Chiarelli PE, 'Pelvic floor muscle function in men following radiation therapy for prostate cancer: A preliminary exploration using real time ultrasound imaging', Handbook: 18th National Conference on Incontinence, Adelaide, SA (2009) [E3]

Co-authors: Pauline Chiarelli

2009Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Cowin G, Mercer SR, 'Confirmatory examination of the deep craniovertebral ligaments using high resolution MRI', Australian Journal of Physiotherapy: eSupplements, Sydney, NSW (2009) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2008Osmotherly PG, Mercer SR, Rivett DA, 'The knowledge and use of craniovertebral instability testing by Australian physiotherapists', Proceedings of the 9th Congress of the International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapists (IFOMT 2008), Rotterdam, The Netherlands (2008) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2008Osmotherly PG, Mercer SR, Rivett DA, 'Transverse band of the alar ligament: A common anatomical variant', Clinical Anatomy, Brisbane, QLD (2008) [E3]
2008Walmsley S, Rivett DA, Osmotherly PG, 'Adhesive capsulitis: Establishing consensus on diagnostic criteria of stage one using the Delphi technique', Proceedings of the 9th Congress of the International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapists (IFOMT 2008), Rotterdam, The Netherlands (2008) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2008Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Mercer SR, 'Craniovertebral anatomy: New descriptions, lessons from history and implications for stability testing', Australian Physiotherapy Association New South Wales Branch 2008 State Symposium: Steps to Success: Programme and Abstracts, Sydney, NSW (2008) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2008Miller PA, Osmotherly PG, 'Facilitatory scapula taping for shoulder impingement: A pilot randomised controlled trial', Australian Journal of Physiotherapy: eSupplements, Cairns, QLD (2008) [E3]
2008Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Mercer SR, 'Physiotherapists' use of craniovertebral instability testing: A survey of members of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia', Australian Journal of Physiotherapy: eSupplements, Cairns, QLD (2008) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2008Chiarelli PE, Mackenzie L, Osmotherly PG, 'The association between falls and urinary incontinence: A systematic review of the evidence', 3rd Australian and New Zealand Falls Prevention (ANZFP) Conference: Program and Abstracts, Melbourne, VIC (2008) [E3]

Co-authors: Pauline Chiarelli

2008Osmotherly PG, Rivett DA, Mercer SR, 'Craniovertebral anatomy and implications for clinical testing of ligamentous stability in the upper cervical spine', Proceedings of the 9th Congress of the International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapists (IFOMT 2008), Rotterdam, The Netherlands (2008) [E3]

Co-authors: Darren Rivett

2007Osmotherly PG, Mercer SR, Rivett DA, 'The tectorial membrane: A multilayered structure', Clinical Anatomy (Abstracts presented at the 3rd Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Clinical Anatomists), Melbourne (2007) [E3]
2003Osmotherly PG, Attia JR, 'Deep cervical flexor muscle performance and neck pain in call centre operators - a pilot study', Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia 13th Biennial Conference, Sydney, Australia (2003) [E3]

Co-authors: John Attia

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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants14
Total funding$143,460

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2013 (1 grants)

APA Conference 2013 (Australian Physiotherapy Association), Melbourne Australia, 17-20 October 2013$1,207
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Project Team
Doctor Peter Osmotherly
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,20720132013
GNo:G1301058

2012 (4 grants)

Maximising shoulder function following accessory nerve neuropraxia after neck dissection surgery for cancer$13,700
Funding Body: Calvary Mater Newcastle

SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$13,70020122013
GNo:180399777

Kick, straight-line running or change of direction: a functional MRI study of the adductor group.$11,500
Funding Body: Australian Sports Commission, Incorporating Australian Institute of Sport

SchemeRole
Applied Sports Research ProgramInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$11,50020122013
GNo:180540890

Histology of the adductor longus enthesis with reference to chronic groin pain in athletes$10,000
Funding Body: Australian Sports Commission, Incorporating Australian Institute of Sport

SchemeRole
Applied Sports Research ProgramInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,00020122012
GNo:179323864

IFOMPT 2012, the World Congress of Manual/Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy , Centre des congres/Convention Centre, Quebec City, Canada, 30 September - 5 October 2012$2,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Project Team
Doctor Peter Osmotherly
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,00020122012
GNo:G1200635

2011 (3 grants)

Injuries, practices and perceptions of wheelchair sports participants in NSW$19,912
Funding Body: NSW Sporting Injuries Committee

Project Team
Professor Darren Rivett, Doctor Suzanne Snodgrass, Doctor Peter Osmotherly, Mr ROBIN Haskins
SchemeRole
Research & Injury Prevention SchemeInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$19,91220112012
GNo:G1100776

Physical characteristics predisposing rugby players to neck injuries: A replicable model for acceleration/contact sport$19,740
Funding Body: NSW Sporting Injuries Committee

Project Team
Doctor Suzanne Snodgrass, Professor Darren Rivett, Doctor Peter Osmotherly, Mrs Susan Reid
SchemeRole
Research & Injury Prevention SchemeInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$19,74020112013
GNo:G1100796

Dynamic EMG activity of scapular muscles in neck dissection patients with accessory nerve injury compared to matched controls.$3,000
Funding Body: Hunter New England Local Health Network

SchemeRole
Hunter New England Allied Health Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$3,00020112012
GNo:179323880

2010 (1 grants)

American Association of Orthopaedic manulipulative Physical Therapists Conference 2010, Grand Hyatt Hotel, San Antonio, Texas, USA, 7 - 10 October 2010$2,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Project Team
Doctor Peter Osmotherly
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,00020102010
GNo:G1000764

2009 (1 grants)

10th Congress of the European Association of Clinical Anatomy, Istanbul, Turkey, 2-5 September 2009$800
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Peter Osmotherly
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$80020092009
GNo:G0900244

2008 (3 grants)

Maximising shoulder function following accessory nerve neuropraxia after neck dissection surgery for cancer$52,686
Funding Body: Calvary Mater Newcastle

SchemeRole
James Lawrie Research Grant for head and neck cancer researchInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$52,68620082012
GNo:179323872

Clinical Assessment of the craniovertebral ligaments. An assessment of clinical stress tests using magnetic resonance imaging.$4,800
Funding Body: Physiotherapy Research Foundation

Project Team
Doctor Peter Osmotherly, Professor Darren Rivett, Conjoint Associate Professor Lindsay Rowe
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$4,80020082008
GNo:G0189010

9th Congress of the International federation of orthopaedic manipulative therapists, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 8/6/2008 - 13/6/2008$1,700
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Peter Osmotherly
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,70020082008
GNo:G0188704

2003 (1 grants)

Muscoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia, 13th Biennial Conference 27 to 30 November 2003$415
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Peter Osmotherly
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$41520032003
GNo:G0183799
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions6
Total current UoN Masters EFTSL0.25
Total current UoN PhD EFTSL1.38

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Current Supervision

CommencedProposed
Completion
ProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
20132017PhD (Physiotherapy)Co-SupervisorCervical Spine Meniscoids and their Potential Role in Neck Pain and its Management
20132021PhD (Physiotherapy)Co-SupervisorThe Relationship Between the Hip Joint and Chronic Non Specific Low Back Pain
20122016M Philosophy (Physiotherapy)Co-SupervisorNormal Pressure Hydrocephalus: Validation of Standard Physiotherapy Assessment Tools
20122017PhD (Physiotherapy)Principal SupervisorThe Diagnosis of Chronic Groin Pain in Athletes
20112016PhD (Physiotherapy)Co-SupervisorPhysiotherapy for Head and Neck Cancer
20032011PhD (Physiotherapy)Co-SupervisorChronic Low Back Pain

Past Supervision

YearProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
2014PhD (Physiotherapy)Co-SupervisorClinical Identifiers for Early Stage Primary/Idiopathic Adhesive Capsulitis
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Dr Peter Osmotherly

Work Phone(02) 4921 7718
Fax(02) 4921 7902
Email
PositionSenior Lecturer
School of Health Sciences
Faculty of Health and Medicine
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Focus AreaPhysiotherapy
Office
HC18,
Hunter Building,
Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308
Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/peter-osmotherly