Areas of Expertise: Physiotherapy
Dr Leica S Claydon Mueller is a physiotherapist interested in many areas including the management of pain and promotion of physical activity in various health conditions.
Dr Leica is a senior lecturer in physiotherapy at ARU. She's currently supervising 13 PhD/MD/Prof Doc students and has seen postgraduate research students to completion.
Leica mostly publishes in the fields of pain, neurological conditions and education. More recently she has been involved with developing the MSc (pre-registration) Physiotherapy and MSc (pre-registration) Occupational Therapy courses.
The BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy courses is a joint partnership with our partner MAHSA University and the degree is face-to-face in Malaysia.
Andronic O, Claydon-Mueller LS, Cubberley R, Kumar KHS, Kanduja V. Outcomes of Hip Arthroscopy in Patients with Femoroacetabular Impingement and Concomitant Tönnis Grade II Osteoarthritis or Greater: Protocol for a Systematic Review. International Journal of Surgery Protocols (accepted for publication 21 December 2020).
Meshe OF, Bungay H, Claydon
– Mueller LS (2019) Participants’ experiences of the benefits, barriers, and facilitators of attending a Community-based Exercise Programme for people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Health and Social Care in the Community December 13th 2019 https://doi.org/10.1111/hsc.12929
Kannan P, Chapple C, Miller D, Claydon – Mueller LS, Baxter GD (2019) Exercise improves pain, daily functioning, and quality of life in women with primary dysmenorrhea: a randomised trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials 81 (6): 80-86). doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2019.05.004
Mehta, P. Claydon - Mueller, LS. Mani, R. Hendrick, P. Cook, C. Baxter, GD (2018). Chronic Diabetic Neuropathic Pain: psychometric properties of pain and physical function outcome measures. Physical Therapy Reviews 317-329 https://doi.org/10.1080/10833196.2018.1517072.
Nweke C, Claydon – Mueller LS (2018) What factors contribute to delayed discharge of end of life (EoL) patient’s in hospital who wish to die at home? European Journal of Palliative Care 25(2):68-73.
Johnson MI, Claydon LS, Herbison GP, Jones G, Paley CA (2017). Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for fibromyalgia in adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD012172. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012172.pub2
Winser, S. Smith, C. Hale, LA. Claydon, LS. Whitney, SL. Klatt, B. Mottershead, J. Zaydan, I. Heyman, R (2017) Psychometric properties of a core set of outcome measures of balance for people with cerebellar ataxia secondary to multiple sclerosis. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 98 (2) 270-276 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2016.07.023
Nair, R. Nikolopoulos, K.I. Claydon, LS (2017) Clinical outcomes in women undergoing laparoscopic hysteropexy: a systematic review. European Journal of Obstetrics Gynaecology and Reproductive Biology 208:71-80. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejogrb.2016.11.019
Johnson, MI. Claydon, LS. Herbison, GP. Paley, CA. Jones, G. (2016) Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) for Fibromyalgia (protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012172.
Meshe, O F, Claydon, LS., Bungay, H, Andrew, S (2015) Physical activity and health status following Pulmonary Rehabilitation: a mixed methods systematic review. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2016 Apr 6:1-11. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27049603. https://doi.org/10.3109/09638288.2016.1161842
Jalil, O, Claydon, LS, Arulampalam, T (2015) Review of neoadjuvant chemotherapy alone for locally advanced rectal cancer. Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer 46 (3): 219-236. DOi 10.1007/s12029-015-9739-7
De Gouveia De Sa, M, Claydon, LS, Whitlow, B, Dolcet Artahona, MA (2015) Minimal Access versus Open sacrocolpopexy in the treatment of prolapse of the apical segment of the vagina: a systematic review and meta-analysis. International Urogynecology Journal. DOI 10.1007/s00192-015-2765-y
De Gouveia De Sa, M, Claydon, LS, Whitlow, B, Dolcet Artahona, MA (2015) Robotic versus laparoscoptic sacrocolpopexy in the treatment of prolapse of the apical segment of the vagina: a systematic review and meta-analysis. International Urogynecology Journal. doi: 10.1007/s00192-015-2763-0.
Mehta, P. Claydon, LS. Hendrick, P. Cook, C. Baxter, GD. (2015) Pain and physical functioning in neuropathic pain: a systematic review of psychometric properties of various outcome measures. Pain Practice DOI. 10.1111/papr.12293
Kannan, P. Chapple, CM. Miller, D. Claydon, LS. Baxter, GD (2015) Effects of an exercise intervention on menstrual pain and quality of life in women with primary dysmenorrhea: rationale, design, and interventions of a randomized controlled trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cct.2015.03.010.
Claydon, LS. (2015) Scientific Rigour in Quantitative Research. Nursing Standard 29 (47) 43-48.
Period Pain: don’t let it stop you from exercising, The Conversation, 2019