Katie de Luca

Summary

Affiliation: University of Newcastle
Location: Newcastle, Australia
URL: http://kdchiropractic.vpweb.com.au/
Summary:
Dr. Katie de Luca is a qualified exercise physiologist and sports chiropractor. She is currently enrolled in doctoral studies looking at the profiles of pain in older women with arthritis, and shall investigate whether novel neuropathic pain mechanisms play a role in the manifestation of chronic and enduring pain in sufferers of arthritis.
Publications:
1. Full kinetic chain manual and manipulative therapy plus exercise compared with targeted manual and manipulative therapy plus exercise for symptomatic osteoarthritis of the hip - a randomised clinical trial. In Press - Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

2. A randomised controlled trial of chiropractic management for the lower limb kinetic chain in sufferers of hip osteoarthritis: a protocol. In Press – Journal of Chiropractic Medicine.

3. A single-group pre-test post-test design using full kinetic chain manipulative therapy with rehabilitation in the treatment of 27 patients with hip osteoarthritis, 2010,The Journal of the American Chiropractic Association.

4. The Biopsychosocial model of pain and its relevance to chiropractors, 2006, Chiropractic Journal of Australia.

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [History of hip arthroplasty]
    Janusz Płomiński
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 22:83-5. 2007
  2. pmc A systematic review of thrust manipulation for non-surgical shoulder conditions
    Amy L Minkalis
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, 741 Brady St, Davenport, IA 52803 USA
    Chiropr Man Therap 25:1. 2017
  3. ncbi request reprint The Prevalence and Cross-Sectional Associations of Neuropathic-like Pain Among Older, Community-Dwelling Women with Arthritis
    Katie E de Luca
    Research Centre for Gender Health and Ageing, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia
    Pain Med . 2016
  4. ncbi request reprint Three subgroups of pain profiles identified in 227 women with arthritis: a latent class analysis
    Katie de Luca
    Research Centre for Gender Health and Ageing, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia
    Clin Rheumatol . 2016
  5. doi request reprint The Relationship Between Spinal Pain and Comorbidity: A Cross-sectional Analysis of 579 Community-Dwelling, Older Australian Women
    Katie E de Luca
    Research Centre for Generational Health and Ageing, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia Electronic address
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther . 2017
  6. doi request reprint The Effectiveness and Safety of Manual Therapy on Pain and Disability in Older Persons With Chronic Low Back Pain: A Systematic Review
    Katie E de Luca
    Private Practice, South West Rocks, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther . 2017
  7. doi request reprint How is the experience of pain measured in older, community-dwelling people with osteoarthritis? A systematic review of the literature
    Katie de Luca
    Research Centre for Gender Health and Ageing, University of Newcastle, 18 Palm Court South West Rocks, Callaghan, NSW, 2431, Australia
    Rheumatol Int 35:1461-72. 2015

Collaborators

  • Amy L Minkalis
  • Janusz Płomiński
  • Robert D Vining
  • Cynthia R Long
  • Cheryl Hawk
  • Krzysztof Kwiatkowski

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint [History of hip arthroplasty]
    Janusz Płomiński
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 22:83-5. 2007
    ..The future of hip arthroplasty is connected with hip resurfacing. Moreover, the higher number of primary hip plasty the more prosthesis are loosening. The treatment is far more difficult and more expensive...
  2. pmc A systematic review of thrust manipulation for non-surgical shoulder conditions
    Amy L Minkalis
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, 741 Brady St, Davenport, IA 52803 USA
    Chiropr Man Therap 25:1. 2017
    ..This review investigated one manual therapy approach, thrust manipulation, as a treatment option...
  3. ncbi request reprint The Prevalence and Cross-Sectional Associations of Neuropathic-like Pain Among Older, Community-Dwelling Women with Arthritis
    Katie E de Luca
    Research Centre for Gender Health and Ageing, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia
    Pain Med . 2016
    ..To estimate the prevalence and examine the associations of neuropathic-like pain in a community-based sample of older Australian women with arthritis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Three subgroups of pain profiles identified in 227 women with arthritis: a latent class analysis
    Katie de Luca
    Research Centre for Gender Health and Ageing, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia
    Clin Rheumatol . 2016
    ..These preliminary findings provide a stronger understanding of profiles of pain and may contribute to the development of tailored treatment options in arthritis...
  5. doi request reprint The Relationship Between Spinal Pain and Comorbidity: A Cross-sectional Analysis of 579 Community-Dwelling, Older Australian Women
    Katie E de Luca
    Research Centre for Generational Health and Ageing, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia Electronic address
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther . 2017
    ..The aims of this study were to (1) report the prevalence and explore the influence of spinal pain on quality of life and (2) assess the relationship between spinal pain and the type and number of comorbidities...
  6. doi request reprint The Effectiveness and Safety of Manual Therapy on Pain and Disability in Older Persons With Chronic Low Back Pain: A Systematic Review
    Katie E de Luca
    Private Practice, South West Rocks, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther . 2017
    ..The aim of this study was to perform a systematic review of the literature of the effectiveness and safety of manual therapy interventions on pain and disability in older persons with chronic low back pain (LBP)...
  7. doi request reprint How is the experience of pain measured in older, community-dwelling people with osteoarthritis? A systematic review of the literature
    Katie de Luca
    Research Centre for Gender Health and Ageing, University of Newcastle, 18 Palm Court South West Rocks, Callaghan, NSW, 2431, Australia
    Rheumatol Int 35:1461-72. 2015
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