Skip navigation

Dr Ulric Abonie

Assistant Professor

Department: Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation

I am a physiotherapist with a clinical background in cardiorespiratory rehabilitation.  I have a strong passion for learning, teaching and research. My research interests are in the areas of self-management and physical activity behaviour in chronic conditions, and cardiorespiratory rehabilitation. I currently teach on the BSc (Hons) and MSc (Pre Registration) Physiotherapy programmes. 

Ulric Abonie

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • 30-day in-hospital stroke case fatality and significant risk factors in sub-Saharan–Africa: A systematic review and meta-analysis, Ackah, M., Ameyaw, L., Appiah, R., Owiredu, D., Boakye, H., Donaldy, W., Yarfi, C., Abonie, U. 19 Jan 2024, In: PLOS Global Public Health
  • Effect of treadmill ambulatory training on glucose control and blood pressure in persons with type 2 diabetes: A pilot study, Abonie, U., Addo, R., Kumah, L., Ofori–Ampomah, A., Makinyi, V. 4 Apr 2024, In: PLoS One
  • Associations between physical activity patterns and quality of life in persons with type 2 diabetes: A cross sectional study, Abonie, U., Ofori‐Ampomah, A., Makinyi, V., Addo, R., Kumah, L. 30 Aug 2023, In: PLoS One
  • Differentiated ratings of perceived exertion in upper body exercise, Abonie, U., Oldenburg, M., van der Woude, L., Hettinga, F. 24 Mar 2023, In: PLoS One
  • Effectiveness of physical activity interventions on reducing perceived fatigue among adults with chronic conditions: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials, Barakou, I., Sakalidis, K., Abonie, U., Finch, T., Hackett, K., Hettinga, F. 4 Sep 2023, In: Scientific Reports
  • Knowledge of physical activity, physical activity level and waist-to-hip ratio in adults with diabetes in a Ghanaian municipality, N. Banson, A., A. Boateng, B., S. Abonie, U., A. Mensah, Y., Yarfi, C., A. Kofi-Bediako, W., W. Agoriwo, M., O. A. Salia, V. 1 Jun 2023, In: Ghana Medical Journal
  • Effects of 7-week Resistance Training on Handcycle Performance in Able-bodied Males, Abonie, U., Albada, T., Morrien, F., van der Woude, L., Hettinga, F. 1 Jan 2022, In: International Journal of Sports Medicine
  • Socioeconomic Standards, Nutritional Knowledge and Dietary Habits of Ghanaian Athletes: A Study of Three Major Sporting Regions in Ghana, Tugli, L., Adoju, A., Abonie, U., Tugli, F., Tobin-West, H. 17 May 2022, In: Journal of Advances in Sports and Physical Education
  • Assessment of Activity Pacing in Relation to Physical Activity and Health-Related Quality of Life in Adults with Multiple Sclerosis: A Foundation for Further Intervention Development, Abonie, U., Seves, B., Hoekstra, F., Hoekstra, T., van der Woude, L., Dekker, R., Hettinga, F. 1 Sep 2021, In: International Journal of MS Care
  • Effect of a 7-week low intensity synchronous handcycling training programme on physical capacity in abled-bodied women, Abonie, U., Monden, P., van der Woude, L., Hettinga, F. 3 Jul 2021, In: Journal of Sports Sciences

  • Drusilla Asante Development of a Tailored Information Intervention Incorporating Goal Setting to Improve Participation in Physical Activity in Pregnant Women, Using Intervention Mapping Start Date: 01/10/2023
  • Martin Ackah Exploring principles of fatigue management, activity pacing and self-regulation in persons with chronically fatiguing conditions. Start Date: 01/10/2022

  • MSc
  • PhD
  • Physiotherapy BSc


a sign in front of a crowd
+

Northumbria Open Days

Open Days are a great way for you to get a feel of the University, the city of Newcastle upon Tyne and the course(s) you are interested in.

Research at Northumbria
+

Research at Northumbria

Research is the life blood of a University and at Northumbria University we pride ourselves on research that makes a difference; research that has application and affects people's lives.

NU World
+

Explore NU World

Find out what life here is all about. From studying to socialising, term time to downtime, we’ve got it covered.


Latest News and Features

NORTHUMBRIA CELEBRATES 100TH NURSING DEGREE APPRENTICESHIP GRADUATE
Sara Hurley, Architecture student and Peter Holgate, Associate Professor in Architecture and Built Environment at Northumbria University
Man sketching design plans on paper. Photo credit: Akin Kaelyn/Shutterstock
IntoUniversity
Two people by Converge information stand
the images show the ICOS Auchencorth Moss station near Edinburgh.
More news

Back to top