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Dr Katherine Baker

Senior Lecturer

Department: Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation


Katherine Baker

Campus Address

Coach Lane Campus West

Key Publications

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  • A survey of people with Parkinson’s and their carers: The management of pain in Parkinson’s, Naisby, J., Amjad, A., Ratcliffe, N., Yarnall, A., Rochester, L., Walker, R., Baker, K. 8 Jul 2021, In: Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Exploring how occupational therapists and physiotherapists evaluate rehabilitation potential of older people in acute care, Bradley, G., Baker, K., Bailey, C. 5 May 2021, In: British Journal of Occupational Therapy
  • ‘Hello, my name is …’: an exploratory case study of inter-professional student experiences in practice, Ban, S., Baker, K., Bradley, G., Derbyshire, J., Elliott, C., Haskin, M., MacKnight, J., Rosengarten, L. 8 Jul 2021, In: British Journal of Nursing
  • Inspiratory muscle training for improving inspiratory muscle strength and functional capacity in older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Manifield, J., Winnard, A., Hume, E., Armstrong, M., Baker, K., Adams, N., Vogiatzis, I., Barry, G. 1 May 2021, In: Age and Ageing
  • Objectively-assessed physical activity and self-reported activity pacing in adults with multiple sclerosis: a pilot study, Abonie, U., Saxton, J., Baker, K., Hettinga, F. 16 Jun 2021, In: Clinical Rehabilitation
  • Physical activity advice in the UK bowel cancer screening setting: qualitative healthcare professional perspectives, Semper, K., Hernon, J., Wynter, T., Baker, K., Saxton, J. 21 Jun 2021, In: Health Promotion International
  • Understanding Caregiver Strain in Parkinsonism—A Mixed Methods Approach, Hand, A., Oates, L., Gray, W., Dismore, L., Baker, K., Naisby, J., Walker, R. 2 Mar 2021, In: Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Acupuncture for treating overactive bladder in adults, Hargreaves, E., Baker, K., Barry, G., Harding, C., Zhang, Y., Kandala, N., Clarkson, C. 10 Jan 2020, In: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
  • Development of the ‘Museum Health and Social Care Service’ to promote the use of arts and cultural activities by health and social care professionals caring for older people, Thompson, J., Brown, Z., Baker, K., Naisby, J., Mitchell, S., Dodds, C., Storey, P., Tiplady, S., Collins, T. 2 Aug 2020, In: Educational Gerontology
  • #hellomynameis...: An exploratory case study of interprofessional student experiences in practice, Ban, S., MacKnight, J., Rosengarten, L., Derbyshire, J., Baker, K., Bradley, G., Haskin, M., Elliot, C. 4 Dec 2020, In: British Journal of Nursing

Professional Activity

PGR Supervision

  • Katharine Emma Hargreaves The role of acupuncture in the treatment of overactive bladder symptoms. Start Date: 10/02/2021
  • Hilary Abbott-Brailey Can arts be at the heart of care? A study of creative arts-based approaches in nurses’ / health and social care professionals’ practice in social care contexts before and after exposure to training and educational resources developed by the inter-professional Museum Health and Social Care Service team. Start Date: 01/03/2020
  • Katherine Jones The impact of exercise on bone mineral density and muscular function in adults with Crohn's Disease Start Date: 01/10/2016 End Date: 03/03/2021
  • Anastasiia Fadeeva Promoting health and well-being in later life: retirement as a transition point Start Date: 29/06/2018 End Date: 29/06/2021
  • Frances Butler Understanding the barriers and facilitators to successful behaviour change in self-management within the context of Pulmonary Rehabilitation using a critical realist approach. Start Date: 04/12/2017
  • Gemma Bradley “Have they got rehab potential?” – An ethnographic study exploring meaning and evaluations of rehabilitation potential for an older person following an acute admission Start Date: 20/08/2014 End Date: 10/04/2019
  • Gemma Bradley “Have they got rehab potential?” – An ethnographic study exploring meaning and evaluations of rehabilitation potential for an older person following an acute admission Start Date: 20/08/2014 End Date: 10/04/2019
  • Annette Hand Understanding Carer Strain and its Influence on the Decision Making Process of Care Home Placement for People with Parkinson's - A Mixed Methods Study Start Date: 23/10/2013 End Date: 14/12/2017


  • Physiotherapy PhD June 08 2001
  • Physiotherapy BSc (Hons) September 01 1996
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2014

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