Lucy C Thomas

Summary

Affiliation: University of Newcastle
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pre-manipulative testing and the use of the velocimeter
    Lucy C Thomas
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Man Ther 13:29-36. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Validity of the Doppler velocimeter in examination of vertebral artery blood flow and its use in pre-manipulative screening of the neck
    Lucy C Thomas
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan 2308, NSW, Australia
    Man Ther 14:544-9. 2009
  3. pmc Risk factors and clinical presentation of craniocervical arterial dissection: a prospective study
    Lucy C Thomas
    Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan 2308, New South Wales, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:164. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors and clinical features of craniocervical arterial dissection
    Lucy C Thomas
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan 2308, NSW, Australia
    Man Ther 16:351-6. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Effect of selected manual therapy interventions for mechanical neck pain on vertebral and internal carotid arterial blood flow and cerebral inflow
    Lucy C Thomas
    L C Thomas, DipPhys, GradDipAppSc ManipPhty, MMedSc Physiotherapy, Discipline of Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan 2308, New South Wales, Australia
    Phys Ther 93:1563-74. 2013

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Pre-manipulative testing and the use of the velocimeter
    Lucy C Thomas
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Man Ther 13:29-36. 2008
    ..However, the sensitivity, specificity and reliability of the use of the velocimeter in identifying abnormal vascular flow in the vertebral arteries, and therefore its clinical utility, has not yet been fully established...
  2. doi request reprint Validity of the Doppler velocimeter in examination of vertebral artery blood flow and its use in pre-manipulative screening of the neck
    Lucy C Thomas
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan 2308, NSW, Australia
    Man Ther 14:544-9. 2009
    ..25-0.38) and the inter-examiner reliability was poor (kappa ranged from 0.15 to 0.26). This study suggests that the velocimeter may be neither a valid or reliable tool for the detection of abnormal blood flow in the vertebral arteries...
  3. pmc Risk factors and clinical presentation of craniocervical arterial dissection: a prospective study
    Lucy C Thomas
    Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan 2308, New South Wales, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:164. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Risk factors and clinical features of craniocervical arterial dissection
    Lucy C Thomas
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan 2308, NSW, Australia
    Man Ther 16:351-6. 2011
    ..53). Cardiovascular risk factors for stroke were less evident in the dissection group (<1 factor per case) compared to the controls (>3)...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of selected manual therapy interventions for mechanical neck pain on vertebral and internal carotid arterial blood flow and cerebral inflow
    Lucy C Thomas
    L C Thomas, DipPhys, GradDipAppSc ManipPhty, MMedSc Physiotherapy, Discipline of Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan 2308, New South Wales, Australia
    Phys Ther 93:1563-74. 2013
    ..Knowledge about the effects of neck position on blood flow may assist clinicians in avoiding potentially hazardous practices...