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Current Research Projects

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1. The prevalence of tendon changes in the patellar and Achilles tendons of asymptomatic track and field athletes ​

​N12/07/039​
Dr P L Viviers





​2. First line treatment for lateral elbow tendinopathy: radial shockwave therapy vs. platelet rich plasma injection 

​M12/03/019​
​Dr P L Viviers

3. Genetic risk factors for lateral elbow tendinopathy (Collaboration with University of Cape Town)

M12/03/019​
Dr P L Viviers​

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​4.The effect of autologous PRP therapy on the healing of acute hamstring injury

​N13/09/130
​Dr P L Viviers​​


​​5. Associations between lifestyle modifiable risk factors, work-related stress and the chronic disease continuum: a pilot study in campus security officers​​

​N14/04/040​
Dr P L Viviers​​

​6. Wellness at work: a 12-week structured exercise program to reduce non-communicable disease- related risk factors amongst campus security officers

​N17/04/033 
Dr PL Viviers
​7. The efficacy of an integrated football program for long-term youth athlete development

​N15/01/009
Dr PL Viviers

​8. The prevalence of Vitamin D deficiency in South African rugby players (Collaboration with Sharks Rugby)​

​N13/09/127
Dr PL Viviers
​9. Determinants of Health and Wellbeing amongst a South African University Campus Community

​SPORT-2017-0793-453
​Dr L Grobler​​
​10. Risk factors for non-communicable disease amongst university language interpreters

N15/01/009
Dr PL Viviers
​11. Sport Concussion Management using a mobile device (Collaboration Biomedical Research Group, SU)

​N16/07/093​
​Mr J Fischer
​12. The effect of Neurofeedback in the treatment of post-Concussion syndrome Vestibular (Collaboration with Dept. of Physiotherapy, SU)

S16/10/228 
​Mrs C Lamprechts​

13. Eye tracking as a diagnostic and tool for sports concussion (Collaboration with Dept. of Sports Science​, SU) 
S16/07/129
Ms N Snegireva​



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