School of Nursing
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Subject Areas: Allied Health, Physiotherapy
Rachel is an experienced neurological physiotherapist and senior research fellow whose work is centred on producing programmatic research into rehabilitation after stroke. She has a particular interest in technology use for rehabilitation, and has evaluated virtual reality and wearable technologies to improve outcomes after stroke. She has skills in quantitative and qualitative research methods, service improvement has supervised several Masters and PhD students.
Rachel is a clinician-scientist with experience in clinical physiotherapeutic practice, expertise in quantitative and mixed methods health research and skills in research supervision, teaching, and professional and practice development.
She is an experienced senior lecturer and has formally and informally mentored clinicians and students for over a decade. She has specific expertise in neurological rehabilitation including stroke, neuropathies and brain injury. She is passionate about producing and implementing evidence to improve the outcome for people after stroke.
Stockley, RC, Donaldson, G. et al (2017) A small repeated measures study of haptic cueing upon gait symmetry in people after stroke UK Stroke Forum International Journal of Stroke
Stockley, RC, Donaldson, G. et al (2016) Walk to the Beat: A Case Report of the Use of a Novel Haptic Device to Improve Walking after Stroke European Stroke Conference European Stroke Journal Dec;10 Suppl 5:5-76. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12634.
O’Connor, D., Stockley RC et al. (2016) A Mixed Methods Small Pilot Study to Describe the Effects of Upper Limb Training Using a Virtual Reality Gaming System in People with Chronic Stroke. European Stroke Conference European Stroke Journal Dec;10 Suppl 5:5-76. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12634.
Stockley, R.C., Peel, R., Jarvis, K., Connell, L. SUPPLES-UK: A survey of therapy for the upper-limb after stroke in the UK BMJ Open 2019 Vol 9 Issue 9 20th September
Chatterjee, K., Stockley, R.C., Lane, S., Watkins, C., Cottrell, K., Ankers, B., Davies, S., Fisher Morris, M., Fallon, N., et al (2019) PULSE-I - Is rePetitive Upper Limb SEnsory stimulation early after stroke feasible and acceptable? A stratified single-blinded randomised controlled feasibility study. Trials. 2019 Jul 1;20(1):388. doi: 10.1186/s13063-019-3428-y
Jacques, M, Martin, D., Stockley, RC, Bostock, I., Smith, J., DeGoede, C., Morse, C. (2019) Frequency of reported pain in adult males with muscular dystrophy PLOS ONE doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0212437}
Stockley, R.C., Donaldson, G., Georgiou, T., Holland, S., Van der Linden, J., Tetley, J., Garbutt, L., Pinzone, O. (2017) Walk to the Beat: A Case Report of the Use of a Novel Haptic Device to Improve Walking after Stroke Journal of Novel Physiotherapy and Physical Rehabilitation doi: 10.17352/2455-5487.000047