Dr Clint Miller

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer In Clinical Exercise Physiology

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Exercise & Nut. Sci.

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

c.miller@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 46605

Research interests

Dr Miller leads a research program of research designed to optimise the management of chronic low back pain. He is particulalry interested in optimising exercise prescription approaches and maximising placebo effects in clinical practice for the reduction in pain and disability in adults with non-specific low back pain. 

Affiliations

Exercise and Sports Science Member

Teaching interests

Unit Chair HSE707  Exercise Physiology for Musculoskeletal Injury and Disease


Senior clinician and manager of the Deakin Clinical Exercise Centre.


Supervision and mentoring of multiple Honours and HDR students.

Units taught

HSE707  Exercise Physiology for Musculoskeletal Injury and Disease

HSE 704 Exercise Physiology for Metabolic Disease

Publications

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2021

Pain sensitivity is reduced by exercise training: Evidence from a systematic review and meta-analysis

Daniel Belavy, Jessica Van Oosterwijck, Matthew Clarkson, Evy Dhondt, Niamh Mundell, Clint Miller, Patrick Owen

(2021), Vol. 120, pp. 100-108, Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Evidence for integrating exercise training into the multidisciplinary management of non-specific chronic low back pain

Patrick Owen, Clint Miller, Niamh Mundell, Paul Buntine, Daniel Belavy

(2021), Vol. 50, pp. 144-147, Australian Journal of General Practice, Australia, C1

journal article

Attempting to Separate Placebo Effects from Exercise in Chronic Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

C Miller, P Owen, C Than, J Ball, K Sadler, A Piedimonte, F Benedetti, D Belavy

(2021), pp. 1-27, Sports Medicine, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal article
2020

Testing the deconditioning hypothesis of low back pain: A study in 1182 older women

Scott Tagliaferri, Gabriele Armbrecht, Clint Miller, Patrick Owen, Niamh Mundell, Dieter Felsenberg, Friederike Thomasius, Daniel Belavy

(2020), Vol. 20, pp. 17-23, European journal of sport sciences, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article

Domains of chronic low back pain and assessing treatment effectiveness: a clinical perspective

S Tagliaferri, C Miller, P Owen, U Mitchell, H Brisby, B Fitzgibbon, H Masse-Alarie, J Van Oosterwijck, D Belavy

(2020), Vol. 20, pp. 211-225, Pain practice, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article

Exercise for the intervertebral disc: a 6-month randomised controlled trial in chronic low back pain

P Owen, C Miller, T Rantalainen, K Simson, D Connell, A Hahne, G Trudel, J Ford, D Belavy

(2020), Vol. 29, pp. 1887-1899, European spine journal, Cham, Switzerland, C1

journal article

Randomised trial of general strength and conditioning versus motor control and manual therapy for chronic low back pain on physical and self-report outcomes

Scott Tagliaferri, Clint Miller, Jon Ford, Andrew Hanhe, Luana Main, Timo Rantalainen, David Connell, Katherine Simson, Patrick Owen, Daniel Belavy

(2020), Vol. 9, pp. 1-17, Journal of Clinical Medicine, Basel, Switzerland, C1

journal article

Artificial intelligence to improve back pain outcomes and lessons learnt from clinical classification approaches: three systematic reviews

Scott Tagliaferri, Maia Angelova Turkedjieva, Xiaohui Zhao, Patrick Owen, Clint Miller, Tim Wilkin, Daniel Belavy

(2020), Vol. 3, pp. 1-16, npj digital medicine, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Fitness, strength and body composition during weight loss in women with clinically severe obesity: a randomised clinical trial

C Miller, S Fraser, S Selig, T Rice, M Grima, D Van Den Hoek, C Ika Sari, G Lambert, J Dixon

(2020), Vol. 13, pp. 307-321, Obesity facts, Basel, Switzerland, C1

journal article

Effects of exercise training on fear-avoidance in pain and pain-free populations: systematic review and meta-analysis

Joshua Hanel, Patrick Owen, Steffen Held, Scott Tagliaferri, Clint Miller, Lars Donath, Daniel Belavy

(2020), Vol. 50, pp. 2193-2207, Sports Medicine, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article
2019

General strength and conditioning versus motor control with manual therapy for improving depressive symptoms in chronic low back pain: A randomised feasibility trial

M Teychenne, K Lamb, L Main, C Miller, A Hahne, J Ford, S Rosenbaum, D Belavy

(2019), Vol. 14, pp. 1-12, PLoS One, San Francisco, Calif., C1

journal article

Which specific modes of exercise training are most effective for treating low back pain? Network meta-analysis

P Owen, C Miller, N Mundell, S Verswijveren, S Tagliaferri, H Brisby, S Bowe, D Belavy

(2019), pp. 1-12, British Journal of Sports Medicine, Loughborough, Eng., C1

journal article
2018

The perceived feasibility and acceptability of a conceptually challenging exercise training program in older adults

Clint Miller, Megan Teychenne, Jaimie-Lee Maple

(2018), Vol. 13, pp. 451-461, Clinical interventions in aging, Macclesfield, Eng., C1

journal article
2017

Optimising conservative management of chronic low back pain: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

K Simson, C Miller, J Ford, A Hahne, L Main, T Rantalainen, W-P Teo, M Teychenne, D Connell, G Trudel, G Zheng, G Thickbroom, D Belavy

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 1-13, Trials, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Does exercise training augment improvements in quality of life induced by energy restriction for obese populations? A systematic review

D van den Hoek, C Miller, S Fraser, S Selig, J Dixon

(2017), Vol. 26, pp. 2593-2605, Quality of life research, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal article
2016

The functional and clinical outcomes of exercise training following a very low energy diet for severely obese women: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

C Miller, S Fraser, S Selig, T Rice, M Grima, N Straznicky, I Levinger, E Lambert, D van den Hoek, J Dixon

(2016), Vol. 17, pp. 1-12, Trials, London, Eng., C1

journal article
2013

The effects of exercise training in addition to energy restriction on functional capacities and body composition in obese adults during weight loss: a systematic review

C Miller, S Fraser, I Levinger, N Straznicky, J Dixon, J Reynolds, S Selig

(2013), Vol. 8, pp. 1-13, Plos one, San Francisco, Calif., C1

journal article

Effect of Diet versus Diet and Exercise on Weight Loss and Body Composition in Class II and III Obesity: A Systematic Review

Clint Miller, Steve Fraser, Nora Straznicky, John Dixon, Steve Selig, Itamar Levinger

(2013), Vol. 4, JOURNAL OF DIABETES & METABOLISM, C1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

Other Public Sector Funding

Management of acute low back pain in hospital emergency departments: adherence to evidence-based guidelines

Dr Paul Buntine, Prof Nick Taylor, A/Prof Daniel Belavy, Dr Clint Miller, Dr Patrick Owen, Dr Harriet Koorts, A/Prof Steve Bowe, Dr Christopher Fong, Leanne Roddy, Prof Marj Moodie, Dr Victoria Brown

  • 2020: $13,000

Industry and Other Funding

Systematic review for exercise in chronic low back pain

A/Prof Daniel Belavy, Dr Clint Miller

  • 2019: $2,900
  • 2017: $25,437

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2018

Daniel James Van Den Hoek

Thesis entitled: Exercise, energy restriction and psycho-social health for women with obesity

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences