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Researcher: Cuellar, WA (Dr William Cuellar)

Fields of Research

Medicine, nursing and health curriculum and pedagogy
Surgery
Geriatrics and gerontology
Physiotherapy
Rheumatology and arthritis

Research Objectives

Health related to ageing
Teaching and instruction technologies
Assessment, development and evaluation of curriculum
Treatment of human diseases and conditions
Learner and learning
Pedagogy
Clinical health

Career Best Publications

Minimal effects of reduced teaching hours on undergraduate medical student learning outcomes and course evaluations; Medical Teacher
Online dissection audio-visual resources for human anatomy: undergraduate medical studentsí usage and learning outcomes; Anatomical Sciences Education
The assessment of abdominal and multifidus muscles and their role in physical function in older adults: a systematic review; Physiotherapy
Vitamin D supplements for trunk muscle morphology in older adults: secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial; Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle

Research Publications

'If you build it, they will come?': The nature of student engagement with online anatomy resources; ANZACA 2014
Dissection and peer teaching in an undergraduate MBBS curriculum: Student opinions and learning outcomes; Australasian Institute of Anatomical Sciences Conference
Effects on student results and course evaluations of reduction in teaching hours in an undergraduate medical course; 15th Asia Pacific Medical Education Conference (APMEC)
Minimal effects of reduced teaching hours on undergraduate medical student learning outcomes and course evaluations; Medical Teacher
On-line audiovisual pre-laboratory resources in anatomy - are we connecting with students?; HERDSA: Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia
Online audiovisual resources for pre-laboratory preparation and revision; Australian and New Zealand Association of Clinical Anatomists
Online dissection audio-visual resources for human anatomy: undergraduate medical studentsí usage and learning outcomes; Anatomical Sciences Education
Student engagement with online gross anatomy and histology resources; Australasian Institute of Anatomical Sciences (AIAS) Conference, Hobart, Tasmania
Systematic review of the literature on abdominal and multifidus muscle function, assessment methods and their measurement reliability in older adults; APA Conference 2013
Test-retest reliability of measurements of abdominal and multifidus muscles using ultrasound imaging in adults aged 50-79 years; Musculoskeletal Science and Practice
The assessment of abdominal and multifidus muscles and their role in physical function in older adults: a systematic review; Physiotherapy
The composite extensor retinaculum cutaneous flap: an anatomical cadaveric study; Australasian Journal of Plastic Surgery
The free vascularised extensor retinaculum composite flap - an anatomical basis for a new means in reconstruction of complex extensor tendon injuries and its sequele; Australian Hand Surgery Society & American Society for Surgery of the Hand 2016 Combined Meeting
Ultrasound imaging: Reliability of measurements of abdominal and multifidus muscle thickness and multifidus cross-sectional area of adults aged 50-79 years; Australian Physiotherapy Association Conference
Vitamin D supplements for trunk muscle morphology in older adults: secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial; Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision