Dr Francis FatoyeReader in Physiotherapy

Funded Research Bids

National Institute for Health Research - Flexibility and Sustainability Funding (NIHR FSF) "A systematic review of tools to measure the impact of physical activity components of specialist weight management programmes" £8914 (Co-applicant with Professor John Wilding, Professor Paola Dey, Professor James Selfe and others).

Research collaborations also undertaken with: Majmaah University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; Biomechanics, Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran.

Awards

Exemplary Researcher Award - 2010 Research Institute for Health and Social Change (RIHSC) Annual Conference

Specialist Areas

  • Economic Evaluations
  • Health Economics
  • Health Services and Outcomes Research
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Disorders
  • Quality of Life
  • Quality of Healthcare
  • Outcome Measures
  • Practice Development
  • Sports Medicine
  • Health Management
  • Health Outcomes
  • Biomechanics

Research Interests

  • Economic Evaluations
  • Health Economics
  • Health Services and Outcomes Research
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Disorders
  • Quality of Life
  • Quality of Healthcare
  • Outcome Measures
  • Practice Development
  • Sports Medicine
  • Health Management
  • Health Outcomes
  • Biomechanics

Professional Body Membership and Activity

  • Fellow of Higher Education Academy
  • Health Professions Council
  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
  • Physiotherapy Research Society
  • Royal Statistical Society
  • Chartered Management Institute

Editorships and Consultancies

  • Universal Journal of Clinical Medicine
  • World Journal of Anesthesiology
  • Nigerian Journal of Medical Rehabilitation
  • Associate Editor - BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Associate Editor - Clinical Case Reports
  • Chair, Data Monitoring (& Ethics) Committee - for the NIHR/HTA funded project trial "The effects of a comprehensive physiotherapy intervention for adults with joint hypermobility syndrome"

Grant reviewer for:

  • National Institute for Health Research (NIHR): HTA, RfPB and HD&DS programmes
  • Research Foundation Flanders (Vlaanderen - FWO), Odysseus Programme, Belgium
  • Arthritis Research UK, United Kingdom
  • Dutch Arthritis Foundation (Reumafonds)

Impact

Journal Reviewer for:

Age and Ageing
Clinical Biomechanics
International Journal of General Medicine
Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare
Journal of Sports Medicine & Doping Studies
Journal of Clinical Nursing
Gait and Posture
Medical Engineering & Physics
Musculoskeletal Care
Nigerian Journal of Medical Rehabilitation
Paediatric Rheumatology
Paediatrics
Research in Developmental Disabilities
South African Journal of Physiotherapy
Univeral Journal of Clinical Medicine

External Examining

MSc Health Sciences, Keele University, United Kingdom

Research Outputs

Chapters

Fatoye F., van der Linden M. (2012). "Knee Joint Kinematics in Healthy Children and Children With Hypermobility Syndrome" in: R. Mascarenhas (ed): The Knee: Current Concepts in Kinematics, Injury Types, and Treatment Options.
ISBN: 978-1-61942-278-0

Fatoye F., Palmer S. 2010. "Assessment of Muscle Strength in Children" in: M. S. Donato and J. E Marini (eds) Muscle Strength: Types, Efficiency and Drug Effects. Nova Science Publishers.
isbn: 978-1-608763-64-1

Journal Articles

Karimi M.T., Zahraee M.Z., Mostmand J. & Fatoye F. (2014) "Analysis of asymmetry of forces applied on the lower limb in subjects with non-specific chronic low back pain", BioMed Research International

Karimi M.T. & Fatoye F. (2014) "The pattern and magnitude of the loads applied on MTK RGO during walking in paraplegic subjects", Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology

Karimi M.T. & Fatoye F. (2014) "Evaluation of the performance of paraplegic subjects during walking with a new design of Reciprocal Gait Orthosis", Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology

Hamzat T.K., Abdulkareem T.A., Akinyinka A.O. & Fatoye FA. (2014) "Backpack-related musculoskeletal symptoms among secondary school students in Nigeria", Rheumatology International

Karimi M.T., Omar A.H. & Fatoye F. (2014) "Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation: Which way forward?", Neurorehabilitation

Karimi M.T. Esrafilian A. Amiri P. Fatoye F. (2014) "The feasibility of motion analysis system to monitor and diagnose musculoskeletal disorders", Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology

Karimi M.T., Esrafilian A., Amiri P., Sedigh J. & Fatoye F. (2013) "Evaluation of the performance of spinal cord injury individuals while standing with the Mohammad Taghi Karimi Reciprocal Gait Orthosis (MTK-RGO)", Australasian Physical & Engineering Sciences in Medicine

Tahmasebi, R.B. Karimi, M.T. Satvati, B. Fatoye F. (2013) "Developing a new parameter to represent the foot alignment in subjects with flat arch", Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology

Esrafilian, E. Karimi, M.T. Amiri, P. Fatoye, F. (2013) "Performance of Subjects with Knee Osteoarthritis During Walking: Differential Parameters", Rheumatology International

Murphy, N. Fatoye, F. Wibberley C. (2013) "The changing face of newspaper representations of the mentally ill", Journal of Mental Health

Willgoss T. Yohannes A. M. Goldbart J. & Fatoye F. (2013) "'Getting it Off Your Chest': Experiences of Anxiety in People with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease", in Heart & Lung

Al-Quabaeissy K, Yohannes A, Fatoye F, Goodwin PC. (2013) "The effectiveness of hydrotherapy in the management of Rheumatoid Arthritis: a systematic review", Musculoskeletal Care

Karimi, M. Sedigh, J. Fatoye, F. (2013) "Evaluation of gait performance of a subject with Perthes disease while walking with and without Scottish rite orthosis", Prosthetics and Orthotics International

Fatoye F. (2013) "Understanding of health economics among healthcare professionals", Journal of Clinical Nursing
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jocn.12454/pdf

Karimi M. Fatoye F. Mirbod SM. Omar H. Nazem K. Barzegar MR. Hosseini A. (2013) "Gait analysis of anterior cruciate ligament reconstructed subjects with a combined tendon obtained from Hamstring and peroneus longus", The Knee
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23978326

Willgoss T, Yohannes A. M, Goldbart J. Fatoye F. (2013) "Reliability and validity of the anxiety inventory for respiratory disease specific scale in patients with COPD" American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care

Willgoss T. Fatoye F. Goldbart J. Yohannes A. M. (2013) "The development and Validation of the Anxiety Inventory for Respiratory disease (AIR)", Chest
http://journal.publications.chestnet.org/article.aspx?articleID=1722748

Fatoye F, Palmer S, Macmillan F, Rowe P, Van der Linden M. (2012) "Pain and quality of life in children with hypermobility syndrome", Rheumatology International, 32(5), 1277-84

Bartley, J. Fatoye, F. (2012) "Good vibrations: improving clients' health and fitness", Learning Disability Practice, vol. 15(9), 25-28

Willgoss, T. Yohannes, A.M. Goldbart, J. Fatoye, F. (2012) "'Everything was spiraling out of control': Experiences of anxiety in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease", Heart & Lung

Bartley J. Fatoye F. (2012) "Good vibrations: improving clients' health and fitness", Learning Disability Practice, 15(9), pp.25-28

Yohannes A. M, Willgoss T, Fatoye F, Dodd M, Webb, K. (2012) "Relationship between anxiety, depression, and quality of life in adult patients with cystic fibrosis". Respiratory Care 57 (4): 550-6.

Willgoss T, Yohannes A. M, Goldbart J. Fatoye F. (2011) "The development of a novel scale to screen and measure anxiety in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)", British Thoracic Society, December 2011
doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2011-201054b.93

Willgoss T, Yohannes A. M, Goldbart J. Fatoye F. (2011). "COPD and anxiety: its impact on patients' lives." Nursing Times 107: 15/16, early online publication:
http://www.nursingtimes.net/nursing-practice/clinical-specialisms/copd/copd-and-anxiety-its-impact-on-patients-lives/5028743.article

Fatoye F, Palmer S, Macmillan F, Rowe P, Van der Linden M. (2011). "Pain and quality of life in children with hypermobility syndrome." Rheumatology International.
http://www.springerlink.com/content/t367468utx572596/fulltext.pdf
issn: 0172-8172

Fatoye F., Palmer S., Van der Linden M., Macmillan F., Rowe P. 2011. "Gait kinematics and passive knee joint range of motion in children with hypermobility syndromeGait and Posture.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21300548

Fatoye F., Palmer S., Macmillan F., Rowe P., Van der Linden M. 2009. "Proprioception and muscle torque deficits in children with hypermobility syndrome" Rheumatology, vol.48 no.2, pp.152-157
issn: 1462-0324 doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/ken435

Fatoye F., Palmer S., Macmillan F., Rowe P., Van der Linden M. 2008. "Repeatability of joint proprioception and muscle torque assessment in healthy children and in children diagnosed with hypermobility syndrome" Musculoskeletal Care, vol.6 no.2, pp.108-123
issn: 1478-2189 doi: 10.1002/msc.127

Conference Presentations

Willgoss T, Yohannes A. M, Goldbart J. Fatoye F. (2011). "The development of a novel scale to screen and measure anxiety in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)." British Thoracic Society, December 2011
doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2011-201054b.93

Willgoss T, Yohannes A. M, Goldbart J. Fatoye F. (2011). "Everything was spiralling out of control: accounts of anxiety in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)." Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Congress, October 2011.

Bartley, J. Fatoye, F. (2011). "The effect of whole body vibration [WBV] on balance and walk speed of adults with learning disabilities - a preliminary study." European Congress of Sport Science, Liverpool, July 2011

Yohannes A. M, Willgoss T, Fatoye F, Dodd M, Webb, K. (2011). "Predictors of rehospitalization adults with cystic fibrosis." Physiotherapy: 97 (Suppl1).
http://www.abstractstosubmit.com/wpt2011/abstracts/main.php?do=YToyOntzOjU6Im1vZHVsIjtzOjY6ImRldGFpbCI7czo4OiJkb2N1bWVudCI7aTo0NTk7fQ==&psArchive=qtlb30ctch3g5ulho68ggq2571

Hensman-Crook A. Fatoye F (2011). "A prospective randomised controlled trial comparing outpatient physiotherapy and a home exercise programme following a primary total knee replacement." Australian Rheumatology Association, Queensland, May 2011

Willgoss T, Yohannes A.M, Goldbart J, Fatoye F. (2011). "Everything was spiralling out of control: Stories of anxiety in COPD." The Association of Respiratory Nurse Specialists Annual Conference, Warwick, May 2011

Willgoss T, Yohannes AM, Goldbart J, Fatoye F. (2011). "When am I going to get my next breath? A qualitative study of the experience of anxiety in people with COPD." IV World Asthma and COPD Forum, Paris, April 2011

Yohannes A. M, Willgoss T, Dodd M, Fatoye F, Webb K. (2010) "Validity and Reliability of a Single-Item Measure of Quality of Life Scale for Patients With Cystic Fibrosis." Chest; 138:507A
http://chestjournal.chestpubs.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/138/4_MeetingAbstracts/507A

Yohannes A. M, Willgoss T, Fatoye F, Dodd M, Webb K. (2010). "The Impact of Depression on Health Related Quality of Life in Adult Patients with Cystic Fibrosis" at: CSP congress in Liverpool, UK

Yohannes A. M, Willgoss T, Fatoye F, Dodd M, Webb K. (2010) "Prevalence of Anxiety and Association with Health Related Quality of Life in Adult Patients with Cystic Fibrosis" at: European Respiratory Society Conference, Barcelona

Fatoye F, Palmer S, Macmillan F, Rowe P, Van der Linden M. (2010). "Pain, generalised joint laxity and neuromuscular impairments in children with hypermobility syndrome: are they related?" Ann Rheum Dis; 69 (Suppl3):709
http://www.abstracts2view.com/eular/view.php?nu=EULAR10L_AB0810-HP

Fatoye F., Palmer S., Macmillan F., Rowe P., Van der Linden M. 2009. "Pain is not associated with functional ability and generalised joint laxity in children with hypermobility syndrome" at: 5th World Congress for the World Institute of Pain. New York, USA.

Fatoye F., Macmillan F., Palmer S., Rowe P., Van der Linden M. 2008. "Lack of correlation between knee joint kinaesthesia and position sense tests in children with hypermobility syndrome" at: Annual Congress of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy. Manchester, UK.

Fatoye F., Palmer S., Macmillan F., Rowe P., Van der Linden M. 2008. "Pain and quality of life perception in children with hypermobility syndrome" at: vol.47 no.2. Rheumatology.

Fatoye F., Palmer S., Macmillan F., Van der Linden M. 2007. "Knee joint kinematics and joint ROM in healthy children and children with hypermobility syndrome" at: Proceeding of the 4th International Biomechanics Conference. Salford, England.
url: http://www.ihscr.salford.ac.uk/CRHPR/biomechanics2007proceedings.pdf

Fatoye F., Palmer S., Macmillan F., Rowe P., Van der Linden M. 2007. "Relationship between knee joint kinaesthesia and position sense in healthy children" at: Proceeding of the 4th International Biomechanics Conference. Salford, England.
url: http://www.ihscr.salford.ac.uk/CRHPR/biomechanics2007proceedings.pdf

Fatoye F., Palmer S., Macmillan F., Rowe P. 2006. "Neuromuscular impairments in children diagnosed with hypermobility syndrome: A preliminary study" at: vol.45 no.1. Rheumatology.

Fatoye F., Palmer S., Macmillan F., Rowe P., Van der Linden M. 2006. "Test-retest repeatability of knee kinematics and range of motion in children diagnosed with hypermobility syndrome" at: Proceeding of the annual meeting of the American Society for Biomechanics, Virginia Tech. Blacksburg, USA.
url: http://www.asbweb.org/conferences/2006/pdfs/89.pdf

Fatoye F., Palmer S., Macmillan F., Rowe P., Van der Linden M. 2006. "Knee joint kinematics and joint ROM in healthy children and children with hypermobility syndrome: A pilot study" at: Proceeding of the 14th biennial conference for the Canadian Society for Biomechanics. Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
url: http://www.health.uottawa.ca/biomech/csb/Archives/csb2006.pdf

Fatoye F., Palmer S., Macmillan F., Rowe P. 2005. "Investigation of learning effects in healthy subjects during joint position sense assessment using a motorised device" at: Proceeding of the Physiotherapy Research Society, University of Nottingham. Nottingham, UK.

Supervised Research Student Titles

What role do psychosocial factors play in influencing HIV positive peoples' compliance with the medical treatment?
The role of brain natriuretic peptide in the diagnosis of heart failure
Development and validation of a novel scale for anxiety symptoms in patients with COPD
Relationship difficulties associated with personality disorder: implications for practice
Quality of health services in Libya: Towards developing a framework
Long term benefits of hydrotherapy in early stage of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Media representation of mental health: implications for practice
Prevalence of burns in Greater Manchester

Current Teaching Input

Professional Doctorate
MSc Advanced Physiotherapy
MSc Pre-Reg Physiotherapy
MSc Practice Development (Programme Leader)
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
Francis Fatoye

Research Centre

Health, Rehabilitation and Psychology

Department

Health Professions Department (Physiotherapy)
Birley Building
Birley Fields Campus
53 Bonsall Street
Manchester
M15 6GX

Tel: 0161 247 2963

Email: f.fatoye@mmu.ac.uk