Skip navigation

Dr Ulric Abonie

Assistant Professor

Department: Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation

I am a physiotherapist with a clinical background in cardiorespiratory rehabilitation.  I have a strong passion for learning, teaching and research. My research interests are in the areas of self-management and physical activity behaviour in chronic conditions, and cardiorespiratory rehabilitation. I currently teach on the BSc (Hons) and MSc (Pre Registration) Physiotherapy programmes. 

Ulric Abonie

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • 30-day in-hospital stroke case fatality and significant risk factors in sub-Saharan–Africa: A systematic review and meta-analysis, Ackah, M., Ameyaw, L., Appiah, R., Owiredu, D., Boakye, H., Donaldy, W., Yarfi, C., Abonie, U. 19 Jan 2024, In: PLOS Global Public Health
  • Effect of treadmill ambulatory training on glucose control and blood pressure in persons with type 2 diabetes: A pilot study, Abonie, U., Addo, R., Kumah, L., Ofori–Ampomah, A., Makinyi, V. 4 Apr 2024, In: PLoS One
  • Prevalence and disparities in adolescents’ sedentary behavior from twenty-three African countries: evidence from World Health Organization Global School-based Student Health Survey, Abonie, U., Ackah, M. 29 Apr 2024, In: Public Health
  • Associations between physical activity patterns and quality of life in persons with type 2 diabetes: A cross sectional study, Abonie, U., Ofori‐Ampomah, A., Makinyi, V., Addo, R., Kumah, L. 30 Aug 2023, In: PLoS One
  • Differentiated ratings of perceived exertion in upper body exercise, Abonie, U., Oldenburg, M., van der Woude, L., Hettinga, F. 24 Mar 2023, In: PLoS One
  • Effectiveness of physical activity interventions on reducing perceived fatigue among adults with chronic conditions: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials, Barakou, I., Sakalidis, K., Abonie, U., Finch, T., Hackett, K., Hettinga, F. 4 Sep 2023, In: Scientific Reports
  • Knowledge of physical activity, physical activity level and waist-to-hip ratio in adults with diabetes in a Ghanaian municipality, N. Banson, A., A. Boateng, B., S. Abonie, U., A. Mensah, Y., Yarfi, C., A. Kofi-Bediako, W., W. Agoriwo, M., O. A. Salia, V. 1 Jun 2023, In: Ghana Medical Journal
  • Effects of 7-week Resistance Training on Handcycle Performance in Able-bodied Males, Abonie, U., Albada, T., Morrien, F., van der Woude, L., Hettinga, F. 1 Jan 2022, In: International Journal of Sports Medicine
  • Socioeconomic Standards, Nutritional Knowledge and Dietary Habits of Ghanaian Athletes: A Study of Three Major Sporting Regions in Ghana, Tugli, L., Adoju, A., Abonie, U., Tugli, F., Tobin-West, H. 17 May 2022, In: Journal of Advances in Sports and Physical Education
  • Assessment of Activity Pacing in Relation to Physical Activity and Health-Related Quality of Life in Adults with Multiple Sclerosis: A Foundation for Further Intervention Development, Abonie, U., Seves, B., Hoekstra, F., Hoekstra, T., van der Woude, L., Dekker, R., Hettinga, F. 1 Sep 2021, In: International Journal of MS Care

  • Drusilla Asante Development of a Tailored Information Intervention Incorporating Goal Setting to Improve Participation in Physical Activity in Pregnant Women, Using Intervention Mapping Start Date: 01/10/2023
  • Martin Ackah Exploring principles of fatigue management, activity pacing and self-regulation in persons with chronically fatiguing conditions. Start Date: 01/10/2022

  • MSc
  • PhD
  • Physiotherapy BSc


a sign in front of a crowd
+

Northumbria Open Days

Open Days are a great way for you to get a feel of the University, the city of Newcastle upon Tyne and the course(s) you are interested in.

Research at Northumbria
+

Research at Northumbria

Research is the life blood of a University and at Northumbria University we pride ourselves on research that makes a difference; research that has application and affects people's lives.

NU World
+

Explore NU World

Find out what life here is all about. From studying to socialising, term time to downtime, we’ve got it covered.


Latest News and Features

Dr Steph Yardley
law
Gondola in Venice
Campus Sunset Generic
IVCO 2024
gettyimages/Robert Ingelhart
More news
More events

Upcoming events

REVEAL: Computer and Information Science
REVEAL: History

Back to top