IHMRI affiliation

Theme:Chronic conditions and lifestyle

Research focus

  • Telehealth
  • Primary care community health
  • Chronic disease management

Research projects

Publications and funding

  • Haysom L, Indig D, Byun R, Moore E, van den Dolder P (2014) Oral health and risk factors for dental disease of Australian young people in custody. J Paediatr Child Health. 2 Nov 2014. doi: 10.1111/jpc.12761
  • van den Dolder P, Ferreira P, Refshauge, K (2014) Intra- and inter-rater reliability of a modified measure of hand behind back range. Manual Therapy. 19(1 ):72-63.
  • van den Dolder PA, Ferreira P, Refshauge, K (2014) Effectiveness of soft tissue massage and exercise for the treatment of non-specificshoulder pain: a systematic review with meta-analysis. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 48(16):1216-264.
  • Haysom L, Indig D, Moore E, Hardy L, van den Dolder PA (2013) Prevalence and perceptions of overweight and obesity in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal young people in custody. Med J Aust. 199(4):266-70
  • van den Dolder P, Ferreira P, Refshauge, K (2010) Is soft tissue massage an effective treatment for mechanical shoulder pain? A study protocol. J Man Manip Ther. 18(1 ):50-46.
  • Indig D, Vecchiato C, Haysom L, Beilby R, Carter J, Champion U, Gaskin C, Heller E, Kumar S, Mamone N, Muir P, van den Dolder P, Whitton G (2011) 2009 NSW Young People in Custody Health Survey: Full Report. Sydney: Justice Health and Juvenile Justice
  • van den Dolder PA, Roberts DL. Six sessions of manual therapy increase knee flexion and improve activity in people with anterior knee pain: a randomised controlled trial. Aust J Physiother. 2006;52(4):261-4.8.
  • McMullen S, Grootemaat P, Winch S, Senior K, van den Dolder P, Facci F and Clapham K (2015) Perspectives on Chronic Disease in the Australian Indigenous Population: A Review of the Literature. Centre for Health Service Development, Australian Health Services Research Institute, University of Wollongong.
  • Refshauge KM, Raymond J, Nicholson G, van den Dolder PA. Nightsplinting does not increase ankle range of motion in people with Charcot- Marie-Tooth disease: A randomised, cross-over trial. Aust J Physiother. 2006;52(3):193-9.
  • Robinson K, Lucas E, van den Dolder P, Halcomb E. Living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease – The stories of frequent presenters to the Emergency Department. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 2018, 27;1-2:48-56. doi: 10.1111/jocn.13842.
  • van den Dolder PA, Ferreira PH, Refshauge KM.. Effectiveness of Soft Tissue Massage for Nonspecific Shoulder Pain: Randomized Controlled Trial. Physical Therapy 2015; 95(11). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26023217
  • van den Dolder PA, Roberts DL. A trial into the effectiveness of soft tissue massage in the treatment of shoulder pain. Aust J Physiother.
    2003;49(3):183-8.
  • Gridley L, van den Dolder PA. The percentage change in pain scale as a measure of improvement. Aust J Physiother. 2001 ;47(2):133-8.