Derek Nash

Senior Lecturer
Health Care
Location: Building 510, Room 4015

Qualifications

MSc, DipEd

Supervised thesis projects

Karuna, Felice (2012). Osteopathy use in families of the Auckland Playcentre Association of New Zealand : prevalence and associated factors
Nicholls, Heather K. (2011). The effect of a single application of Muscle Energy Technique on hip extension range of motion
Wood, Lewis (2008). An investigation into the effects of a posterior-to-anterior lumbar mobilisation technique on neurodynamic mobility in the lower limb
Al Araji, Ghassan (2006). A study Investigating the effects of osteopathic muscle energy technique on the viscoelasticity of skeletal muscle

Publications

Gutnik, B., Lyakh, V., Gierczuk, D., & Nash, D. (2016). Computerized and fingertip measures of reaction time compared in individuals. HOMO-Journal of Comparative Human Biology (Vol. 67 (6)).

Gutnik, B., Karganov, M.Yu., Pankova, N.B., Lebedeva, M.A., Khlebnikova, N.N., Zuoza, A., Alekrinskis, A., Zuozienė, I., Mickevičiene, D., & Nash, D. (2016). Relationship between rotational inertia of the upper limbs and latency period in the simple fast sensor motor reactions of young adults. Zemtsova YS, YS Lagutin, Parfentieva OI, Proceedings of the scientific-practical conference on sports science in children and youth sport and elite sport Moscow.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3837

Gutnik, B., Lyakh, V., Gierczuk, D., & Nash, D. (2016). Compatibility of measuring simple reaction time in individuals using computerized and fingertip visuomotor methods. Zemtsova YS, YS Lagutin, Parfentieva OI, Proceedings of the scientific-practical conference on sports science in children and youth sport and elite sport Moscow.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3836

Gutnik, B., Skurvydas, A., Zuoza, A., Zuoziene, I., Mickeviciene, D., Alekrinskis, A., & Nash, D. (2015). Evaluation of bilateral asymmetry between upper limb masses in right-handed young adults of both sexes. Perceptual and Motor Skills (Vol. 120(3)).

Gutnik, B., Skurvydas, A., Zuoza, A., Zuoziene, I., Mickevičienė, D., Alekrinskis, B.A., Pukenas, K., & Nash, D. (2015). Influence of spatial accuracy constraints on reaction time and maximum speed of performance of unilateral movements. Perceptual & Motor Skills (Vol. 120(2)).

Roy, D., Gasquoine, S., Caldwell, S., & Nash, D. (2015). Health professional and family perceptions of post-stroke information. Nursing Praxis in New Zealand (Vol. 31(2)).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3459

Gutnik, B., Zuoza, A., Zuoziene, I., Alekrinskis, A., Nash, D., & Scherbina, S. (2015). Body physique and dominant somatotype in elite and low-profile athletes with different specializations. Medicina (Kaunus) (Vol. 51(4)).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3458

Gutnik , B., Skurvydas, A., Zuoza, A., Zuoziene, I., Mickeviciene, D., Alekrinskis, A., Pukenas, K., and Nash , D. (2014). Isolateral kinetic indices in the first sub movement stage of rapid goal-directed arm movements. Sport Science (Vol. 7(1)).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3133

Gutnik, B. I., Pankova, N. B., Karganov, N. Yu., and Nash, D. (2014). Relationship between Inertial features of the upper extremity and simple reaction time in boys and girls aged 17-18. Human Physiology, doi: 10.1134/S0362119714020078 (Vol. 40 (2)).

Ljach , V., Witkowski , Z., Gutnik ., B., Samovarov , A., and Nash , D. (2012). Toward effective forecast of professionally important sensorimotor cognitive abilities of young soccer players. Perceptual and Motor Skills, doi: 10.2466/05.10.25.PMS.114.2.485-506 (Vol. 114(2)).

Skurvidas , A., Mickevichiene , D., Cesnavichiene , V., Gutnik ., B., and Nash, D. (2012). Reaction time and movement duration influence on end point accuracy in a fast reaching task. Fiziol Cheloveka (trans. Human Physiology) (Vol. 38(3)).

Gutnik, B.J., Ganin, G.V., Eskina, E.N., Archangelskaja, J.S., and Nash, D. (2011). A computerized method of estimation of sensor motor reaction, complicated with additional cognitive component. European Researcher (Vol. 5-1(7)).

Nash, D. (2011). Alterations of musculoskeletal function across the life span. In: J. Croft & C. Gordon (Eds.), Understanding pathophysiology (pp504-554). Australia, Elsevier. Understanding pathophysiology.

Nash, D. (2011). The structure and function of the musculoskeletal system. In J. Croft & C. Gordon (Eds.), Understanding pathophysiology (pp. 475-503). Australia: Elsevier. Understanding pathophysiology.

Son'kin , V.D., Gutnik, B.J., Tambovtseva, R.V., and Nash, D. (2010). Ergometric investigation of work capacity ontogeny: Influence of exogenic and endogenic factors. New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 978-1-60876-863-9 (Vol. 1).

Gutnik, B., Kobrin, V., and Nash, D. (2009). Physiology for Lazy Stuents: Neuromuscular Physiology Motor Control. 978-5-98657-017-4.

Skurvydas, A., Gutnik, B., Zuoza, A., Nash, D., Zuosiene, I., and Mickeviciene, D. (2009). Relationship between simple reaction time and body mass index. HOMO: Journal of Comparative Human Biology0018-442X (Vol. 60 1).

Yielder, J., Sinclair, T., McConnell, J., Gunn, H., Thompson, A., and Nash, D. (2008). MRI cannulation survey - Section 6, in 'Role development and career progression for New Zealand Medical Radiation Technology: A research report'. New Zealand Institute of Medical Radiation Technology.

Yielder, J., Sinclair, T., Gunn, H., Thompson, A., and Nash, D. (2008). Role development for New Zealand diagnostic MRTs: Results of radiologist survey. Shadows: The New Zealand Journal of Medical Radiation Technology (Vol. 51 2).

Gutnik, B., Al Aragi, G., and Nash, D. (2008). Human muscular response in relation to endogenous and exogenous factors part 2: Muscle restive response and muscle energy technique. Australasian Society for Human Biology 22nd Annual Conference.

Skurviyas, A., Gutnik, B., Zuoza, A., Nash, D., Zuoziene, I., and Mickeviciene, D. (2008). Alteration of human motor response in relation to endogenous and exogenous factors part 1: Simple reaction time and body mass index. Australasian Society for Human Biology 22nd Annual Conference.

Al-araji, G., Gutnik, B., and Nash, D. (2007). Effect of muscle energy technique (MET) on specific biomechanical properties of skeletal muscle using the biceps brachii as a model. Australian New Zealand Osteopathic Research Conference (ANZORC).

Gutnik, B., Nash, D., Al-Araji, G., and London, S. (2007). Mechanical resistance of human skeletal muscle to compression as measured in vivo: Part 2 Abstract. 'Abstracts - Proceedings of the 20th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Society for Human Biology' in HOMO - Journal of Comparative Human Biology (Vol. 58, (3)).

Gutnik, B., Nash, D., and Al-Araji, G. (2007). Mechanical resistance of human skeletal muscle to compression as measured in vivo: Part 1 Abstract. 'Abstracts - Proceedings of the 20th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Society for Human Biology' in HOMO - Journal of Comparative Human Biology (Vol. 58, (3)).

Zuoza, A., Zuoziene, I., Skurvydas, A., Mickeviciene, D., Gutnik, B., and Nash, D. (2007). Towards peripheral manual asymmetry :Report 2. Meeting of the Australasian Society for Human Biology.

Gutnik, B., Penchev, B., Leaver, J., Kobrin, V., and Nash, D. (2007). A theoretical approach to manual asymmetry. An examination of recoil force fluctuations in human skeletal muscle under in vivo decompression: Report 2. Meeting of the Australasian Society for Human Biology.

Gutnik, B., Penchev, B., Leaver, J., Kobrin, V., and Nash, D. (2007). A theoretical approach to manual asymmetry. An examination of recoil force fluctuations in human skeletal muscle under in vivo decompression: Report 1. Meeting of the Australasian Society for Human Biology.

Gutnik, B., J., S., Kobrin, V., Leaver, J., Penchev, B., and Nash, D. (2007). Towards peripheral manual asymmetry :Report 1. Meeting of the Australasian Society for Human Biology.

Gutnik, B., and Nash, D. (2006). Behaviour of mechanical properties of animal skeletal muscle related to tone under in vivo compression: Report 1. 'Abstracts - Proceeding of the 19th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Society for Human Biology' in HOMO - Journal of Comparative Human Biology (Vol. 57).

Gutnik, B., and Nash, D. (2006). Proportional duration model and manual lateralization. Chudoerkov, R. Proceedings of the 'Structural, functional and neurological patterns of asymmetry and plasticity of brain' All Russian and International Conference.

Gutnik, B., and Nash, D. (2006). Thoughts on the proportional duration model. A new approach. Columbus, F. Frontiers in chronobiology research (Vol. 2).

Gutnik, B., Nash, D., Ricacho, N., Hudson, G., and Skirius, J. (2006). Power of performance of the thumb adductor muscles: effect of laterality and gender. Medicina (Kaunus) (Vol. 42 8).

Gutnik, B., Nash, D., Al-Araji, G., and London, S. (2006). Mechanical resistance of human skeletal muscle compression as measured in vivo. Part 2. 12th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Human Biology 'Understanding the past to inform the future'.

Gutnik, B., Nash, D., and Al-Araji, G. (2006). Mechanical resistance of human skeletal muscle compression as measured in vivo. Part 1. 12th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Human Biology 'Understanding the past to inform the future'.

Nash, D., Gutnik, B., Riccacho, N., Penchev, B., and Miller, J. (2006). Behaviour of mechanical properties of animal skeletal muscle related to tone under in vivo compression: Report 2. 'Abstracts - Proceeding of the 19th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Society for Human Biology' in HOMO - Journal of Comparative Human Biology (Vol. 57).

Gutnik, B., & Nash, D. (2005). Thoughts on the proportional duration model. A new approach. In F. Columbus (Ed.), Trends in chronobiology research (pp. 213-232). New York: Nova Science Publishers.

Gutnik, B., Yielder, P., Nash, D., Hinkson, E., Lewis, C., & Skirius, I. (2004). How elastic is the first dorsal interosseous muscle, HOMO - Journal of Comparative Human Biology (Vol. 55, pp. 154). Paper presented at the 17th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Society of Human Biology, 7-10 December, Auckland, New Zealand. www.elsevier.de/jchb

Nash, D., Gutnik, B., Guo, W., & Nicholson, J. (2001). Influence of Some Muscle Properties on the Proportional Duration Model. Presented to the 6th Biennial Motor control and Human Skill Research Workshop, 6-9 December, Fremantle.