S J Sullivan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Otago
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The understanding of the concept of 'rest' in the management of a sports concussion by physical therapy students: a descriptive study
    S John Sullivan
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Phys Ther Sport 13:209-13. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Concussion information online: evaluation of information quality, content and readability of concussion-related websites
    Osman H Ahmed
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 46:675-83. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The diagnostic accuracy of selected neurological tests
    S J Sullivan
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, P O Box 56, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    J Clin Neurosci 19:423-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint 'What's happening?' A content analysis of concussion-related traffic on Twitter
    S John Sullivan
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 46:258-63. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Physiotherapists' use of information in identifying a concussion: an extended Delphi approach
    S J Sullivan
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin, New Zealand 9054
    Br J Sports Med 42:175-7; discussion 177. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Changes in the timed finger-to-nose task performance following exercise of different intensities
    S John Sullivan
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 45:46-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Understanding of sport concussion by the parents of young rugby players: a pilot study
    S John Sullivan
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Clin J Sport Med 19:228-30. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Sports concussion assessment: the effect of exercise on dynamic and static balance
    A G Schneiders
    Center for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 22:85-90. 2012
  9. doi request reprint The effect of exercise on motor performance tasks used in the neurological assessment of sports-related concussion
    A G Schneiders
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 42:1011-3. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Reliability and diagnostic characteristics of clinical tests of upper limb motor function
    M Amer
    Department of Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Clin Neurosci 19:1246-51. 2012

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint The understanding of the concept of 'rest' in the management of a sports concussion by physical therapy students: a descriptive study
    S John Sullivan
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Phys Ther Sport 13:209-13. 2012
    ..To investigate physical therapy students' understanding of the concept of rest following a sport concussion and to ascertain if this understanding changes following a lecture based on current best practice concussion knowledge...
  2. doi request reprint Concussion information online: evaluation of information quality, content and readability of concussion-related websites
    Osman H Ahmed
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 46:675-83. 2012
    ..Information on orthopaedic sports medicine websites has been shown to be of a varying standard, and to date there has been no evaluation of the overall quality of concussion-related websites...
  3. doi request reprint The diagnostic accuracy of selected neurological tests
    S J Sullivan
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, P O Box 56, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    J Clin Neurosci 19:423-7. 2012
    ..The tests varied considerably in their ability to detect radiologically demonstrated structural brain lesions, and several items were poorly reproducible, questioning their value as part of a routine neurological examination...
  4. doi request reprint 'What's happening?' A content analysis of concussion-related traffic on Twitter
    S John Sullivan
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 46:258-63. 2012
    ..Currently, little is known about how tweets are used to convey information relating to specific injuries, such as concussion, that commonly occur in youth sports...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physiotherapists' use of information in identifying a concussion: an extended Delphi approach
    S J Sullivan
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin, New Zealand 9054
    Br J Sports Med 42:175-7; discussion 177. 2008
    ..To determine the relative importance of signs and symptoms that a selected cohort of sports physiotherapists use to identify a sports concussion...
  6. doi request reprint Changes in the timed finger-to-nose task performance following exercise of different intensities
    S John Sullivan
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 45:46-8. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of different levels of exercise intensity on the timed finger-to-nose (FTN) task, a measure of upper limb coordination included in the Sport Concussion Assessment Tool (SCAT2)...
  7. doi request reprint Understanding of sport concussion by the parents of young rugby players: a pilot study
    S John Sullivan
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Clin J Sport Med 19:228-30. 2009
    ..Establish the knowledge and beliefs of the parents of high school rugby players about concussion...
  8. doi request reprint Sports concussion assessment: the effect of exercise on dynamic and static balance
    A G Schneiders
    Center for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 22:85-90. 2012
    ..The reliability of static and dynamic balance tasks, and the change in performance following exercise, have implications for the immediate assessment of SRC, as these measures are utilized in concussion assessment instruments...
  9. doi request reprint The effect of exercise on motor performance tasks used in the neurological assessment of sports-related concussion
    A G Schneiders
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 42:1011-3. 2008
    ..507). Improvement in the performance of motor tasks after exercise has implications for the immediate assessment of sports-related concussion, given that measures of motor performance are utilised in concussion assessment instruments...
  10. doi request reprint Reliability and diagnostic characteristics of clinical tests of upper limb motor function
    M Amer
    Department of Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Clin Neurosci 19:1246-51. 2012
    ..The combined tests had PPV of 0.58 and NPV of 0.73. This study demonstrates that these clinical tests have poor inter-rater reliability and low negative predictive value when used in isolation...
  11. doi request reprint Self-report scales/checklists for the measurement of concussion symptoms: a systematic review
    S Alla
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 43:i3-12. 2009
    ..To identify self-reported sport concussion symptom scales and to describe the psychometric properties of these identified scales...
  12. doi request reprint Training habits and injuries of masters' level football players: a preliminary report
    R Newsham-West
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Phys Ther Sport 10:63-6. 2009
    ..To profile training habits and injuries in football players participating in a national Masters tournament...