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Staff Profile

Dr Vicki Goodwin

Senior Research Fellow

Kath Maguire

I am a physiotherapist, specialising in the care of older people and community rehabilitation, in particular fall prevention and the management of people with Parkinson’s. I have worked clinically in the South Devon area since 1995 and continue to have a clinical role with Torbay and Southern Devon Health and Care Trust. I have been working for PenCLAHRC since January 2010 on several projects. This work has resulted in a number of publications and grant applications. I am currently the project lead for ‘Patient-initiated Clinics (PIC)’ which comprises a number of work streams. I am part of the Clinical Decision Making working group and am a tutor on CDM workshops for clinicians and undergraduate medical students.

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Contact by phone
01392 262745

Employed by
University of Exeter

Areas of expertise
Older People, Rehabilitation

Projects

Mapping Community Rapid Intervention Services (CRIS)

(DiScOVer) - Dynamic Splinting of Vertebral fractures

Home-based Extended Rehabilitation of Older people (HERO)

PDSAFE - Preventing falls among people with Parkinson's

The use of Tranexamic Acid in Hip Fracture Surgery (HipFrac TXA)

Implementation of falls prevention programmes

Physical Activity in Older Adults

HemiSPaIRE (Save Piriformis and Internus, Repair Externus)

SW AHSN/PenCLAHRC project - Patient-initiated clinics (PIC) for people with long-term conditions

Falls

ESSEnCE: amalgamating marginal gains in ESSEntial Nursing CarE

Publications

The national clinical audit of falls and bone health-secondary prevention of falls and fractures: a physiotherapy perspective

An exercise intervention to prevent falls in people with Parkinson's disease: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial

An exercise intervention to prevent falls in Parkinson's: an economic evaluation

Implementing the evidence for preventing falls among community-dwelling older people: a systematic review

Factors influencing the implementation of fall prevention programmes: a systematic review and synthesis of qualitative studies

Informing the design of a randomised controlled trial of an exercise-based programme for long term stroke survivors: lessons from a before-and-after case series study

Synthesising practice guidelines for the development of community-based exercise programmes after stroke

Falling Standards, Broken Promises; findings from the National Audit on Falls and Bone

Multiple component interventions for preventing falls and fall-related injuries among older people: systematic review and meta-analysis

Frailty, wealth and subjective well-being in later life

A multi-centre, randomised controlled trial of the effectiveness of PDSAFE to prevent falls among people with Parkinson’s: study protocol

Implementing a patient-initiated review system for people with rheumatoid arthritis: a prospective, comparative service evaluation

Rehabilitation Training (ReTrain) for Long-Term Stroke Survivors; A before and after case series as part of the development phase for a future clinical trial (Poster)

Analogy learning in Parkinson's: A proof-of-concept study

Exploring the utility of analogies in motor learning after stroke: A feasibility study

Attitudes, perceptions and experiences of mealtimes among residents and staff in care homes for older adults: A systematic review of the qualitative literature

Exploring residents’ experiences of mealtimes in care homes: A qualitative interview study

‘Naming and Framing’: The impact of labelling on health state values for multiple sclerosis

Searching for the evidence

A systematic review of measures of self-reported adherence to unsupervised home-based rehabilitation exercise programmes, and their psychometric properties

Implementing a patient-initiated review system in rheumatoid arthritis: a qualitative evaluation

A comparison of different ways of including baseline counts in negative binomial models for data from falls prevention trials

Motivators for uptake and maintenance of exercise: perceptions of long-term stroke survivors and implications for design of exercise programmes

Creating psychological connections between intervention recipients: Development and focus group evaluation of a group singing session for people with aphasia

Physiotherapeutic interventions for people with dementia and hip fracture - a scoping review of the literature

Bridging the second gap in translation: a case study of barriers and facilitators to implementing Patient-initiated Clinics into secondary care

The experiences of physiotherapists treating people with dementia who fracture their hip

Clinical Rating Systems in Elbow Research - A Systematic Review Exploring Trends and Distributions of Use

Upcoming Events

Jun
19

Search Advice Clinic for Systematic...

Meeting Room 10, John Bull Building, Plymouth

Searching Advice Clinic for Systematic Reviews In response to popular demand, this clinic has been added...
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Jun
28

Searching and Review Clinic

Room 2.35, South Cloisters, St Lukes Campus, University of Exeter

These clinics have been set up to help the PenCLAHRC Evidence Synthesis Team to manage and respond...
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News

Job Opportunity – PenCLAHRC Research Fellow (Information Specialist)

15 June 2018

The University of Plymouth are looking to recruit a Research Fellow (Information Specialist) within PenCLAHRC. The key purpose of...
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PenCHORD: Helping the NHS make informed decisions using operational research

04 June 2018

Deputy Director of PenCLAHRC, Professor Ken Stein, and Director of PenCHORD, Professor Martin Pitt, have...
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EST workshop collaboration with CLAHRC North Thames

29 May 2018

Members of the Evidence Synthesis Team (EST) have recently travelled to London to collaborate with...
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Research Projects

UNTEST

Theme: Diagnostics & Stratified Medicine

How can we help GPs make better use of thyroid function tests?
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Sharing Evidence Routine for a Patient Centred Plan of Action (SHERPA)

Theme: Person-Centred Care

This project aims to offer a structured approach for GP trainees to manage consultations with...
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Research Projects