Julian Hatcher

Julian Hatcher

Senior Lecturer & Programme Leader BSc Hons Sport Rehabilitation

  • Allerton C720
  • T: 0161 295 2293
  • E: j.hatcher@salford.ac.uk
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Office Times

Varied

Biography

GRADUATED PHYSIOTHERAPY TRAINING  – 1987

WORKED:NHS FOUNDATION TRUST HOSPITAL – 1987-97

WORKED: RUGBY LEAGUE 1987-1994 (including GREAT BRITAIN  INTERNATIONAL LEVEL IN 1990)

WORKED: PRIVATE PRACTICE - 1989-2004

WORKED: UNIVERSITY OF SALFORD – 1997-CURRENT

Teaching

HUMAN ANATOMY (level 1)

MUSCULOSKELETAL CONDITIONS (level 1)

THERAPY SKILLS (level 1)

MANUAL THERAPY (level 2)

Research Interests

ACL INJURY OF KNEE

PROPRIOCEPTIVE SENSE AT KNEE

KNEE SURGERY OUTCOMES

LEARNING TECHNOLOGY IN HE

Qualifications and Memberships

QUALIFICATIONS:

Graduate Diploma of Physiotherapy (Salford - Grad. Dip. Phys.)

·         July 1987

Fellowship of Orthopaedic Medicine (FOM)

·         January 2000

NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)

·         January 2005

MPhil – University of Salford (MPhil)

·         October 2007

 

MEMBERSHIPS:

Registered Physiotherapist with HCPC (formerly HPC and CPSM)

since 1987

·         Honorary (& Founding) member of British Association of Sport Rehabilitators & Trainers (BASRaT)

·         since 2005 (founding 1999)

Fellowship of Orthopaedic Medicine

·         since 2000

National Strength & Conditioning Association

·         since 2005

 

EXTERNAL EXAMINER:

·         MSc Football Rehabilitation, Edge Hill University (2012 – 2015)

·         BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy, University of Cumbria (2010 – 2013)

·         BSc (Hons) Human Physiology & Rehabilitation, Institute of Technology, Carlow, Ireland  (2000 – 2004; 2008 – 2011)

·         BSc (Hons) Sport Rehabilitation, St. Mary’s University College, University of Surrey (2003 – 2007)

·         BSc (Hons) Sports Rehabilitation, University of Hull (2004 – 2008)

MSc Sports Rehabilitation, University of Hull (2006)

Publications

Published Articles:

  • Hatcher, J. 2015. Manual Therapy Student Handbook: An introduction to Manual Therapy (Article 1) SportEx Dynamics (via Co-Kinetic) Oct: https://co-kinetic.com/content/manual-therapy-handbook-an-introduction-to-manual-therapy
  • Hatcher, J. 2015. Manual Therapy Student Handbook: Definitions - Mobilisation, Manipulation and Massage (Article 2) SportEx Dynamics (via Co-Kinetic) Oct: https://co-kinetic.com/content/manual-therapy-handbook-article-2-definitions-mobilisation-manipulation-and-massage
  • Hatcher, J. 2016. Manual Therapy Student Handbook: Musculoskeletal Assessment (Article 3) SportEx Dynamics (via Co-Kinetic) Jan: https://co-kinetic.com/content/manual-therapy-student-handbook-musculoskeletal-assessment-article-3#
  • Hatcher, J. 2016. Manual Therapy Student Handbook: Musculoskeletal Diagnosis - a Pragmatic Model of Clinical Reasoning (Article 4) SportEx Dynamics (via Co-Kinestic) Feb: https://co-kinetic.com/content/manual-therapy-student-handbook-musculoskeletal-diagnosis-a-pragmatic-model-of-clinical-reasoning-article-4#
  • Pengas, I.P.,Assiotis, A., Nash, W., Hatcher, J., Banks, J. & McNicholas, M.2013. Meniscectomy and Osteoarthritis: a Mean forty-year follow-up. Arthroscopy, 29-10: E67-E68 
  • Pengas, I.P., Assiotis, A., Nash, W., Hatcher, J., Banks, J. & McNicholas, M. 2012. Total Meniscectomy in Adolescents: a forty year follow-up. Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, 94-B: 12, 1649-1654
  • Hatcher, J. 2010. Musculoskeletal Assessment: Part 1 An overview of assessment the Cyriax way. Sportex Dynamics 24: 9-12
  • Hatcher, J. 2010. Musculoskeletal Assessment: Part 2 Clinical orthopaedic examination.. Sportex Dynamics 24: 13-15
  • Herrington, L., Hatcher, J., Hatcher, A. & McNicholas, M. 2009. A comparison of Star Excursion Balance Test reach distances between ACL deficient patients and asymptomatic controls. The Knee, 16: 149-152
  • Hatcher, J., Hatcher, A., Arbuthnot, J. & McNicholas, M. 2005. An investigation to examine the inter-tester and intra-tester reliability and sensitivity of the Rolimeter® knee tester. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 23:6, 1399-1403
  • Herrington, L., Simmonds, C., Hatcher, J. 2005. The effects of a neoprene sleeve on knee joint position sense. Research in Sports Medicine (An International Journal), 13:1, 37-46
  • Bentham, S H; Hatcher, J; Horsley, I and McNaughton L R. 2002. The influence of an Aircast® Sports Stirrup Ankle Brace on the Ankle Joint Proprioception of Professional Soccer Players. Sports Medicine, Training and Rehabilitation, 10: 225-235, 2002

 

Conferences:

·  Pengas, I., Nash, W., Assiotis, A., Hatcher, J. Banks, J. & McNicholas, M. 2015. Patellofemoral OA Changes Following Knee Meniscectomy 40 Years Post Operatively. 10th Biennial Congress of ISAKOS, Lyon, France, June 

·         Pengas, I., Assiotis, A., Nash, W., Hatcher, J. Banks, J. & McNicholas, M. 2013. Meniscectomy & Osteoarthritis: A Mean 40 Year Follow-Up. 9th Biennial Congress of ISAKOS, Toronto, Canada, May

·         Pengas, I., Assiotis, A., Nash, W., Hatcher, J. Banks, J. & McNicholas, M. 2013. Osteoarthritis Biomarkers 40 Years Post Total Meniscectomy. 9th Biennial Congress of ISAKOS, Toronto, Canada, May

·         Pengas, I., Assiotis, A., Nash, W., Hatcher, J. Banks, J. & McNicholas, M. 2013. Correlation of Synovial Fluid Proteins with Knee Osteoarthritis at 40 Years after Total Menisectomy: A Prospective Study. British Associate for Surgery of the Knee Annual Spring Meeting, Leeds, March

·         Pengas, I., Assiotis, A., Nash, W., Hatcher, J. Banks, J. & McNicholas, M. 2013. Total Menisectomy PFJ OA: The effects of Knee Menisectomy on Patello-femoral Joint at a mean 40 Year Follow-up. British Associate for Surgery of the Knee Annual Spring Meeting, Leeds, March

·         Pengas, I., Assiotis, A., Nash, W., Hatcher, J. Banks, J. & McNicholas, M. 2012. Meniscectomy and osteoarthritis: a mean forty year follow-up of open adolescent meniscectomies. World Sports Trauma Congress & 7th EFOST Congress, London, October

·         Herrington, L., Hatcher, J., Wiggins, S. 2007. The effect of the position of the lumbar spine and hip joint on anterior tibial displacement measured using the Rolimeter. 4th International Conference on Biomechanics of the Lower Limb in Health, Disease and Rehabilitation, Salford, September

·         Hatcher, J., Herrington, L. 2006. Star Excursion Balance Test performance in ACL deficient patients and matched asymptomatic controls. 13th  Commonwealth International Sports Conference, Melbourne, March

·         Hatcher, J., Herrington, L. 2006. Joint position sense in ACL deficient patients and matched asymptomatic controls. 13th  Commonwealth International Sports Conference, Melbourne, March

·         Stables, G., Arbuthnot, J., Hatcher, J., McNicholas, M.J. 2005.Arthrometry and anterior cruciate ligament rupture: Intra and inter-user reliability of the Rolimeter™ in the diagnosis of anterior cruciate ligament rupture. 5th Biennial Congress of ISAKOS, Hollywood, Florida, USA. April 2005.

·         Arbuthnot, J.E., Stables, G., Hatcher, J., McNicholas, M.J. 2004. The variability in accuracy of the Rolimeter in assessing anterior cruciate ligament laxity as tested by users of different experience. British Orthopaedic Research Society Spring Meeting, March, Dept. of Anatomy, University of Bristol.

·         Stables, G., Arbuthnot, J., Hatcher, J., McNicholas, M.J. 2004. Arthrometry and anterior cruciate ligament rupture: Intra and inter-user reliability of the Rolimeter™ in the diagnosis of anterior cruciate ligament rupture. British Orthopaedic Research Society meeting, University of Bristol.

·         Stables, G. & Hatcher, J. 2004. Inter- and intra-rater reliability of the Rolimeter® for the quantitative assessment of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) laxity. 11th ESSKA 2004 Congress – 4th World Congress on Sports Trauma, Athens, May

·         Bentley, D.J., McNaughton, L.R., Vleck, V.E., Hatcher, J. 2003. The relationship between peak power output, the lactate threshold and short duration cycle time trial performance: effect of incremental test protocol. ACSM International Conference in Sports Medicine, San Diego, May

·         Simmonds, C., Hatcher, J., Herrington, L. 2003. The effects of a neoprene sleeve on knee joint position sense. 2nd International conference on Biomechanics of the lower limb in Health Disease and Rehabilitation, Salford, September

 

Book Chapter:

·         Hatcher, J. 2010. Musculoskeletal Assessment. In: Sports Rehabilitation & Injury Prevention Eds Comfort, P. & Abrahamson, E. pp185-197, Wiley-Blackwell Publications

 

Invited Presentations & Publications:

·         Hatcher, J. 2007. Induction good practice. Conference on Student Retention, Salford, September

 

Book Reviews:

·         Physical Therapies in Sport and Exercise: Gregory Kolt, Lynn Snyder-Mackler (Eds.); Churchill Livingstone, London, ISBN 0-443-07154-3 (In Physical Therapy in Sport)

·         Atlas of Clinical Gross Anatomy: Kenneth Moses, John Banks, Pedro Nova, and Darrell Petersen (Eds); Elsevier Mosby, ISBN: 0-3230-3744-5 (In Physiotherapy)

·         Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine (3rd Ed): Michael Kent; Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-856850-9 (In Physiotherapy)

 

Peer Reviewer:

·         Journal of Sport Sciences, Taylor & Francis Publications

·         Physical Therapy in Sport Journal, Elsevier Publications

·         Physiotherapy Journal, Elsevier Publications

·         Journal of Orthopaedic Research, Elsevier Publications

·         Journal of Biomechanics, Elsevier Publications

·         The Medical Science Monitor – International Medical Journal for Experimental and Clinical Research, E-publication