Michael Swain

Dr

  • 168 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
20062019
If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Research interests

Michael Swain is a chiropractor, health researcher and full time lecturer in the Department of Chiropractic at Macquarie University. His clinical interests are in sports injuries and pain management. He completed his Master of Philosophy at Macquarie University in 2011 and his PhD at the Institute for Musculoskeletal Health, University of Sydney in 2019. His research focuses on the epidemiology of injuries and adolescent musculoskeletal disorders. Mike is an honorary Fellow of the Royal College of Chiropractors (UK) and a competitively appointed Fellow of the Chiropractic Academy for Research Leadership (CARL); for further details see https://www.carlresearchfellows.org/.

Education/Academic qualification

Medicine and Public Health, Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Sydney

Sports Injury Epidemiology, Master of Philosophy, Macquarie University

Master of Chiropractic, Macquarie University

Bachelor of Chiropractic Science, Macquarie University

International Chiropractic Sports Science Diploma, The International Federation of Sports Chiropractic

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Michael Swain is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • 20 Similar Profiles
Chiropractic Medicine & Life Sciences
Research Medicine & Life Sciences
Football Medicine & Life Sciences
Pain Medicine & Life Sciences
Neck Injuries Medicine & Life Sciences
Wounds and Injuries Medicine & Life Sciences
Cross-Sectional Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Exercise Medicine & Life Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Projects 2015 2019

Research Outputs 2006 2019

  • 168 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
  • 20 Article
  • 5 Review article
  • 4 Comment/opinion
  • 1 Abstract

An Australian survey on health and injuries in adult competitive surfing

Burgess, A., Swain, M. S. & Lystad, R. P., Mar 2019, In : Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 59, 3, p. 462-468 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Health Surveys
Wounds and Injuries
Mental Health
Quality of Life
Back Injuries

Characteristics of chiropractors who manage people aged 65 and older: a nationally representative sample of 1903 chiropractors

Moore, C., de Luca, K., Wong, A. Y. L., Fernandez, M., Swain, M., Hartvigsen, J., Adams, J. & Peng, W., 11 Apr 2019, In : Australasian Journal on Ageing.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Chiropractic
Low Back Pain
Lower Extremity
Spine
Cross-Sectional Studies

Clinicians’ ability to detect a palpable difference in spinal stiffness compared with a mechanical device

Kawchuk, G. N., Miazga, S., Pagé, I., Swain, M., De Carvalho, D., Funabashi, M., Breen, A. & Wong, A., Feb 2019, In : Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics. 42, 2, p. 89-95 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Spine
Equipment and Supplies
Palpation
Chiropractic
Physical Therapists

Expectations influence treatment outcomes in patients with low back pain. A secondary analysis of data from a randomized clinical trial

Eklund, A., De Carvalho, D., Pagé, I., Wong, A., Johansson, M. S., Pohlman, K. A., Hartvigsen, J. & Swain, M., Aug 2019, In : European Journal of Pain (United Kingdom). 23, 7, p. 1378-1389 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Low Back Pain
Randomized Controlled Trials
Chiropractic
Psychology
Pain

Prevalence and practice characteristics of urban and rural or remote Australian chiropractors: analysis of a nationally representative sample of 1830 chiropractors

Adams, J., De Luca, K., Swain, M., Funabashi, M., Wong, A., Pagé, I., Sibbritt, D. & Peng, W., Feb 2019, In : Australian Journal of Rural Health. 27, 1, p. 34-41 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Chiropractic
Health Policy
Workload
Migraine Disorders
Research

Activities 2017 2018

  • 5 Oral presentation
  • 2 Invited talk

Characteristics of chiropractors who manage people aged 65 and older: A nationally representative sample of 1903 chiropractors

Katie De Luca (Speaker), Craig Moore (Speaker), Arnold Wong (Speaker), Matthew Fernandez (Speaker), Michael Swain (Speaker), Jan Hartvigsen (Speaker), Jon Adams (Speaker), Wenbo Peng (Speaker)
31 Aug 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

A Conversation with CARL: the Chiropractic Academy for Research and Leadership

Katie De Luca (Speaker), Michael Swain (Speaker), Matthew Fernandez (Speaker), Craig Moore (Speaker)
1 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Professional and practice characteristics of rural Australian chiropractors: A secondary analysis of the Australian Chiropractic Research Network (ACORN) project data.

Jon Adams (Speaker), Katie De Luca (Speaker), Michael Swain (Speaker), Martha Funabashi (Speaker), Arnold Wong (Speaker), Isabelle Page (Speaker), Wenbo Peng (Speaker)
13 Oct 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Chiropractic identity, role, setting and future: a survey of Australian and New Zealand chiropractic students.

Katie De Luca (Speaker), Jordan Gliedt (Speaker), Matthew Fernandez (Speaker), Gregory Kawchuk (Speaker), Michael Swain (Speaker)
21 Oct 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

The profile of chiropractors managing patients with low back-related leg pain: Analyses of 1,907 chiropractors from the ACORN practice-based research network.

Matthew Fernandez (Speaker), Craig Moore (Speaker), Wenbo Peng (Speaker), Katie De Luca (Speaker), Katie Pohlman (Speaker), Michael Swain (Speaker), Jon Adams (Speaker)
21 Oct 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Press / Media

New Educational Program May Make Rugby Safer

Michael Swain

4/12/14

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment