Looking for low back pain participants for exciting exercise study!

- Do you have low back pain?

- Would you like to be involved in a study investigating aquatic and land rehabilitation exercises?

- Then you may be eligible to take part in the exciting: ‘The WATER study: Which AquaTic ExeRcises work best?’


Recruitment has started for the WATER study, an externally funded research project investigating aquatic and land exercises used for rehabilitation and strengthening of people with low back pain as well as for healthy participants.


At this moment we are looking for participants with low back pain. So if you have low back pain and are interested in doing some exercise sessions through our study, please get in touch!


For more details and eligibility, see info below. I am also attaching a short flyer, so feel free to distribute to others and to student groups too if appropriate.


Many thanks in advance,






Dr Stelios Psycharakis

Lecturer in Biomechanics

Depute Director (PGR) of the Graduate School of Education


The University of Edinburgh

St Leonard’s Land

Holyrood Road

Edinburgh, EH8 8AQ


Tel:      +44 (0) 131 651 6587

E-mail: Stelios.Psycharakis@ed.ac.uk

Web:    www.ed.ac.uk/education/stelios-psycharakis