BChiroSc, MChiroprac, MPhil
Lecturer, Department of Chiropractic,
Macquarie University, Australia
Research interests and skills
I have research interests in adolescent musculoskeletal disorders, sports injuries, and chiropractic professional issues. I am currently completing a PhD at the University of Sydney, in adolescent musculoskeletal pain. I have research experience in observational studies, systematic reviews and analytical techniques used to assess risk and causation.
Trajectories of spinal pain in adolescents
Sedentary behaviour and spinal pain in adolescents
Psychological symptoms, social deprivation, and pain in Australian adolescents
Swain M, Kamper SJ, Maher CG, Broderick C, McKay D, Henschke N.
Relationship between growth, maturation and musculoskeletal conditions in adolescents: a systematic review. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 2018. In press
Burgess A, Swain M, Lystad R. An Australian survey on health and injuries in adult competitive surfing. The Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 2018. Accepted
Swain MS, Kamper SJ, Maher CG, Latimer J, Broderick C, McKay D, Henschke N. Short-term Clinical Course of Knee Pain in Children and Adolescents: A Feasibility Study Using Electronic Methods of Data Collection. Physiotherapy research international 2017;22(4) [Download here]
Swain MS, Henschke N, Kamper SJ, Gobina I, Ottova-Jordan V, Maher CG. Pain and Moderate to Vigorous Physical Activity in Adolescence: An International Population-Based Survey. Pain medicine 2016;17(5):813-19 [Download here]
de Silva V, Swain M, Broderick C, McKay D. Does high level youth sports participation increase the risk of femoroacetabular impingement? A review of the current literature. Pediatric Rheumatology 2016;14(1):1-7 [Download here]
Swain MS, Henschke N, Kamper SJ, Gobina I, Ottova-Jordan V, Maher CG. An international survey of pain in adolescents. BMC Public Health 2014;14(1):447 [Download here]
Swain MS, Lystad RP, Pollard H, Bonello R. Incidence and severity of neck injury in Rugby Union: a systematic review. J Sci Med Sport 2011;14(5):383-9 [Download here]