Catherine Bacon

Research Supervisor
Health Care
Location: Building 052, Room 0000

Supervised thesis projects

Barnett, Lacey Ellen (2016). The effect of osteopathic manual therapy with breathing retraining on dysfunctional breathing and exercise economy : a randomised controlled trial
Shaw, Jade (2016). Current clinical practices, experiences, and perspectives of healthcare practitioners who attend to dysfunctional breathing : a qualitative study
Shaw, Jade (2016). Current clinical practices, experiences, and perspectives of healthcare practitioners who attend to dysfunctional breathing : a qualitative study
Hall, Jonathan (2016). The acute effects of a standardised osteopathic manual therapy protocol on the vertical jump and reach performance in healthy basketball players : a cross-over design
Andrews, Naomi (2016-02-18). The effect of yoga as an adjunct to home-based exercise on pain, disability, and quality of life in people with chronic non-specific neck pain : a randomised controlled trial
Frederikson, Helen (2015). Intra-oral osteopathic technique for chronic temporomandibular disorders
Prattley, Deborah Jayne (2015). Rider assessment in therapeutic horse riding
Messersmith, Lorelei (2015). An exploration of the changes in signs and symptoms associated with sleep bruxism that follow osteopathic manual therapy : a pilot study
Blut, Dominik Patricio Ferdinand (2015-06-17). The effect of the osteopathic thoracic lymphatic pump technique on salivary secretory immunoglobulin A levels in adults with recurrent upper respiratory tract complaints
Gregorio, Gracela (2014). Descriptive sleep quality and quantity in first-time parents of healthy infants between 4-12 months of age
Jefferies, LeeAnn Faith (2014). Longitudinal sleep patterns of problematic and non-problematic infant sleepers
Gasson, Monique (2013). The effects of osteopathic treatment on non-specific chronic neck pain and disability
McLaren, Nicola (2013). An investigation into normative responses for the upper limb neurodynamic test with radial nerve bias
Hanson, Gail (2013). The effectiveness of the 'Bruce Jones sacroiliac technique' in treatment of people with chronic low back pain : a single cohort design
Mistry, Ritisha (2013). The attitudes and self-reported practices of New Zealand osteopaths to exercise consultation and its use within osteopathy
Ludwig, Martin (2013). Inter and intra-rater reliability of the manual assessment of respiratory motion ('MARM' technique) in adults
Sanders, Lara Jane (2013). A spatial analysis of the geographic distribution of musculoskeletal and general practice healthcare clinics in Auckland, New Zealand
Frith, Kathryn Louise (2013). Investigating inter-relationships between pain, mobility, and posture following osteopathic treatment in patients with chronic neck pain
Chesterfield, Stephen David Mann (2013). The effects of dance on physical risk factors that influence falling in older adults
Russell, Tania (2013). The effects of dance on fall-related self-efficacy and quality of life, and the relationship between psychosocial and physical effects in older adults in New Zealand
Fisher, Alison (2013). The effect of cervical spine manipulation on the postural sway of patients with non-specific neck pain
Quinton, Cheri (2012). A production trial of the omnibus ratings of perceived exertion scale in treadmill exercise
Bone, Katharine (2012). An investigation into the effectiveness of osteopathic treatment for reducing perimenopausal symptoms
Walker, Lisa (2011). Variables associated with neck dysfunction in amateur soccer players
Knight, Natalie (2011). The behaviours and attitudes surrounding the use of equine complementary and alternative medicine amongst horse-carers in the Auckland region
Mitchell, Ashleigh (2011). Test-retest reliability and determinants of the Self Evaluation of Breathing Questionnaire (SEBQ): A measure of dysfunctional breathing
Gardyne, Nicola (2011). Predictors of parents seeking osteopathic care for their infant
Ehrlenbach, Heike (2011). A preliminary investigation of the effect of the osteopathic lymphatic pump technique on salivary immunoglobulin A levels in asymptomatic subjects: A single systems design pilot study
Vreede, Jeanette Elizabeth (2010). The effects of osteopathy in the cranial field on stress as measured by salivary cortisol levels
Okyay, Leyla (2010). Predictors of functional improvement in people with chronic low back pain following a graded programme of movement control exercises

Publications

Benjamin, J. G., Bacon, C. J., Verhoeff, W. J., & Moran, R. W. (2016). Preliminary development of a complex intervention for osteopathic management of dysfunctional breathing. International Journal of Osteopathic Medicine (Vol. 21).

Bacon, C.J., Kerse, N., Hayman, K.J., Moyes, S.A., Teh, R.O., Kepa, M., Pillai, A., & Dyall, L. (2016). Vitamin D status of Māori and non-Māori octogenarians in New Zealand: a cohort study (LiLACS NZ). Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition (Vol. 25(4), in press).

Hanson, G. C., Jones, B., Bacon, C. J., & Moran, R. W. (2015). Exploration of clinical changes following a novel mobilisation technique for treatment of chronic low back pain: A single cohort design. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies (Vol. in press).

Fisher, A. R., Bacon, C. J., & Mannion, J. V. H. (2015). The effect of cervical spine manipulation on postural sway in patients with nonspecific neck pain. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, http://www.jmptonline.org/ (Vol. 38(1)).

Mitchell, A. J., Bacon, C. J., & Moran, R. W. (2015). Reliability and Determinants of Self-Evaluation of Breathing Questionnaire (SEBQ) Score: A Symptoms-Based Measure of Dysfunctional Breathing. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback (Vol. 41(1)).

Bacon, C. J., Kerse, N., Moyes, S. A., Teh, R., Hayman, K. J., Dyall, L., Kepa, M., & Bolland, M. J. (2014). Vitamin D status of Māori and non-Māori New Zealanders of advanced age from the LiLACS NZ cohort study. Nutrition Society of New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand.

Bacon, C. J. (2013). High-dose vitamin D supplementation in the elderly. R. R. Watson, Wageningen, Netherlands.

Sanders, L. J., Aguilar, G. D., & Bacon, C. J. (2013). A Spatial analysis of the geographical distribution of musculoskeletal and general practice healthcare clinics in Auckland, New Zealand. Applied Geography (Vol. 44).

Bacon, C. J., Myers, T. R., & Karageorghis, C. I. (2012). Effect of music-movement synchrony on exercise oxygen consumption. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness (Vol. 52(4)).

Bacon, C. J., Bolland, M. J., Ames, R. W., Siu, A. T. Y., Mason, B. H., Horne, A. M., Grey, A. B., & Reid, I. R. (2011). Prevalent dietary supplement use in older New Zealand men. New Zealand Medical Journal (Vol. 124(1337)).

Reid, I. R., Ames, R., Mason, B., Bolland, M. J., Bacon, C. J., Reid, H. E., Kyle, C., Gamble, G. D., Grey, A., & Horne, A. (2010). Effects of calcium supplementation of lipids, blood pressure, and body composition in healthy order men: a randomized controlled trail. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (Vol. 91(1)).

Bacon, C. J., Woo, J., Lau, E. M., Lam, C. W., Gamble, G. D., and Reid, I. R. (2010). Effects of 25-hydroxyvitamin D level and its change on parathyroid hormone in premenopausal Chinese women. Osteoporosis International (Vol. 21 (11)).

Reid, I. R., Ames, R., Mason, B., Bolland, M. J., Bacon, C. J., Reid, H. E., Kyle, C., Gamble, G. D., Grey, A., and Horne, A. (2010). Effects of calcium supplementation on lipids, blood pressure, and body composition in healthy older men: a randomized controlled trial. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (Vol. 91 (1)).

Bacon, C. J. (2010). Vitamin D Status: Determinants, Optimal Levels, & Supplementation. Doctor of Philosophy, University of Auckland, New Zealand.

Bolland, M. J., Bacon, C. J., Horne, A. M., Mason, B. H., Ames, R. W., Wang, T. K. M., Grey, A. B., Gamble, G. D., and Reid, I. R. (2010). Vitamin D insufficiency and health outcomes over 5 y in older women. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (Vol. 91 (1)).

Bolland, M. J., Bacon, C. J., Horne, A. M., Mason, B. H., Ames, R. W., Wang, T. K. M., Grey, A. B., Gamble, G. D., & Reid, I. R. (2010). Vitamin D insufficiency and health outcomes over 5 y in older women. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (Vol. 91(1):).

Bacon, C. J., Gamble, G.D., Horne, A.M., Scott, M. A., and Reid, I. R. (2009). High-dose oral vitamin D3 supplementation in the elderly. Osteoporosis International (Vol. 20 (8)).

Reid, I. R., Ames, R., Mason, B., Reid, H. E., Bacon, C. J., Bolland, M. J., Gamble, G. D., Grey, A., and Horne, A. (2008). Randomized controlled trial of calcium supplementation in healthy, non-osteoporotic, older men. Archives of Internal Medicine (Vol. 168(20)).

Woo, J., Lam, C. W., Leung, J., Lau, W. Y., Lau, E., Ling, X., Xing, X., He Zhao, X., Skeaff, C. M., Bacon, C. J., Rockell, J. E., Lambert, A., Whiting, S. J., and Green, T. J. (2008). Very high rates of vitamin D insufficiency in women of child-bearing age living in Beijing and Hong Kong. British Journal of Nutrition (Vol. 99 (6)).

Bolland, M. J., Chiu, W. W., Davidson, J. S., Grey, A., Bacon, C., Gamble, G. D., and Reid, I. R. (2008). The effects of seasonal variation of 25-hydroxyvitamin D on diagnosis of vitamin D insufficiency. New Zealand Journal of Medicine (Vol. 121 (1286)).

Bacon, C. J., Gamble, G. D., Horne, A. M., and Reid, I. R. (2007). A comparison of three high dose oral vitamin D3 supplementation regimens. Presented to American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, 29th Annual Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii. Abstract published in Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. (Vol. 22 (1)).

Bacon, C. J., Gamble, G. D., Horne, A. M., Scott, M. A., and Reid, I. R. (2007). The time-course of response to three high oral cholecalciferol doses. Presented to Australia and NZ Bone and Mineral Society, 17th Annual Scientific Meeting.

Bacon, C. J., Prior, J. C., Abboud, R. T., Oldham, A. R. H., & McKenzie, D. C. (2005). Changes in pulmonary transfer factor with menstrual cycle phase. Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology (Vol. 146(2-3)).