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Professor Vicki Goodwin MBE

Kath Maguire

Vicki is a clinical-academic physiotherapist, specialising in the care of older people, in particular falls, fractures and frailty. She is Associate Professor of Ageing and Rehabilitation at the University of Exeter and Honorary Physiotherapist with Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust. In 2015 she was made a Fellow of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy for ‘significant contribution to the development of services for older people and contribution to the advancement of the physiotherapy profession’. She was made an MBE in the 2017 New Year Honours for services to physiotherapy.
 

Vicki is the NIHR Training Lead for PenCLAHRC.

 

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Contact by phone
01392 722745

Employed by
University of Exeter

Areas of expertise
Older People, Rehabilitation, Frailty

Projects

Mapping Community Rapid Intervention Services (CRIS)

(DiScOVer) - Dynamic Splinting of Vertebral fractures

Home-based Extended Rehabilitation of Older people (HERO)

Implementation of falls prevention programmes

Physical Activity in Older Adults

Falls

ESSEnCE: amalgamating marginal gains in ESSEntial Nursing CarE

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

PDSAFE - Preventing falls among people with Parkinson's

The Exeter Care Homes and Knowledge (ExCHANGE) Collaboration

Getting Up Following a Fall

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

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

'Mrs Smith has no rehab potential': Does rehabilitation have a role in the management of people with dementia?

Intervention development and treatment success in UK health technology assessment funded trials of rehabilitation: a mixed methods analysis

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

Eating well in care homes: Testing the feasibility of a staff training programme aimed at improving social interaction and choice at mealtimes

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

Frail older couples and rehabilitation: a scoping review

Frail older couples and rehabilitation: a scoping review

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

'Staying safe' - a narrative view of falls prevention in people with parkinson's 'PDSAFE'

Comparing two common surgical approaches to the hip for hemiarthroplasty; A scoping review.

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

Patient-Centred Outcomes in Lateral Elbow Tendinopathy: a systematic review of available evidence in UK populations

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

The spread of Injectate after Ultrasound-Guided Lateral Elbow Injection - A Cadaveric Study

Assessing Patient-Centred Outcomes in lateral Elbow Tendinopathy: A Systematic review and Standardised Comparison of English Language Clinical Rating Systems

The Community Ageing Research 75+ Study (CARE75+): an experimental ageing and frailty research cohort

Exercise- and strategy-based physiotherapy-delivered intervention for preventing repeat falls in people with Parkinson’s: the PDSAFE RCT

A multi-centre, randomised controlled trial of PDSAFE, a physiotherapist-delivered fall prevention programme for people with Parkinson's.

Upcoming Events

Jun
09

PPI Advice Clinic

South Cloisters, St Luke's Campus, University of Exeter

Patient and Public Involvement Advice Clinics Held every month 30 minutes between 12pm-1pm Whatever your query, from finding...
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Jun
18

Searching and Review Clinic

Online appointments via Microsoft Teams

COVID-19 update: As a result of the pandemic, all PenARC staff are currently working remotely. While...
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Calendar

News

‘Care Under Pressure’: developing interventions to tackle doctors’ mental ill-health

02 June 2020

Care Under Pressure – a project led by the University of Exeter has developed guidance and...
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£2.5 million award to fund new evidence review facility at Exeter

01 June 2020

The University of Exeter has received £2.5 million to establish one of two evidence review...
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Research collaboration leads “rapid response” data analysis to aid NHS during COVID-19 epidemic

29 April 2020

A collaboration between PenARC and University of Exeter Researchers and the NHS has developed a crucial new tool...
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News

Research Projects

Understanding research priorities for young people with long term health conditions

Theme: ARC - Complex Care

A project to identify and describe, through patient and public involvement activities, the research needs of...
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Getting Up Following a Fall

Theme: ARC - Complex Care

Although there is evidence that falls can be prevented, little attention has been paid to...
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Research Projects