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Dr Jannette Blennerhassett

Research Profile

Dr Jannette Blennerhassett is a senior clinician in Neurology at the Austin Health Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre with over 25 years of clinical experience. Her PhD related to the contribution of somatosensory impairment to pinch grip ability in people with stroke was completed in 2007 at La Trobe University. Jannette has a strong interest in clinical research and translation of evidence into clinical practice. Her current research interests include shoulder pain, upper limb function, community mobility, and task-related training in people with stroke.

Key Research Interests

Shoulder pain, grip control, upper limb function, community mobility, task related training, stroke.  

Google Scholar Profile

http://scholar.google.com.au/citations?user=YeyVqM4AAAAJ&hl=en