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Peer review of teaching embedded practice or policy‐holding complacency?
Peer review of teaching (PRT) depicts as many different definitions, processes, rationale and underpinning values as there are participating individuals. This paper reports the activities of one… Expand
A pilot investigation into the effects of different office chairs on spinal angles
PurposeTo investigate the effects of four office chairs on the postural angles of the lumbopelvic and cervical regions.Research questionWhich chair(s) produce an “ideal” spinal posture?MethodsAn… Expand
An innovative review of an undergraduate dissertation double marking policy
The aims of this research were to establish inter-marker reliability and how a mark is agreed between two markers, as part of a dissertation marking review. The ultimate aim was to decrease double… Expand
A pilot investigation comparing neck angle in a standardised standing position and a self-selected texting standing position.
Mobile phones are becoming increasingly popular and individuals appear to be spending longer durations using them, but there seems to be no research to date investigating the effect on neck angle.… Expand
A comparison of a self selected and an ergonomic chair when using a saddle chair
Which has the greater affect on hamstring flexibility – compressions or stretching?
Sports massage is an approach used by physiotherapists to increase the flexibility of target muscles. However, the effects of sports massage remain inconclusive (Best et al, 2008; Weerapong et al,… Expand
The informed study project: An innovative online self evaluation of fitness to practise within a professional higher education degree programme
ABSTRACT Pre-entry information and transitional support are identified as key factors promoting student success and retention, encouraging a pro-active approach to entry into Higher Education.… Expand
Informing students of the requirements of higher education: a bespoke online solution.
Key factors that promote student success and retention (Thomas and May, 2011) include pre-entry information and transition support. Other key factors that influence the student experience are the… Expand