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The Tactical Research Unit (TRU) of Bond University was established in 2015 by Dr Rod Pope and Dr Rob Orr, and is a multidisciplinary, international team researching ways to enhance the protection and performance of tactical personnel in military, law enforcement and fire fighter/first responder organisations. Research and uniformed experience informs education and consultancy services provided by the TRU to tactical groups and organisations.

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Police Medicine & Life Sciences
Law Enforcement Medicine & Life Sciences
Wounds and Injuries Medicine & Life Sciences
Military Personnel Medicine & Life Sciences
Physical Fitness Medicine & Life Sciences
Population Medicine & Life Sciences
Health Medicine & Life Sciences
Education Medicine & Life Sciences

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Elisa Canetti

Person: Teaching and Research, Other

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Wayne Hing

Person: Teaching and Research

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Rob Orr

Person: Teaching and Research


Research Output 2010 2019

6 Downloads (Pure)

A Profile of Knee Injuries Suffered by Australian Army Reserve Soldiers

Schram, B., Orr, R. M. & Pope, R. R., 1 Jan 2019, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 16, 1, 10 p., 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Knee Injuries
Military Personnel
Wounds and Injuries
Soft Tissue Injuries
Open Access

Effects of Oral Chondroitin Sulfate on Osteoarthritis-Related Pain and Joint Structural Changes: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Knapik, J., Pope, R. R., Hoedebecke, S., Schram, B. & Orr, R. M., 19 Mar 2019, In : Journal of special operations medicine : a peer reviewed journal for SOF medical professionals. 19, 1, p. 113-124 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Chondroitin Sulfates

Activities 2010 2020

5th International Congress on Soldiers' Physical Performance

Rob Orr (Member of programme committee)
11 Feb 202014 Feb 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

Physiotherapy Theory and Practice: an international journal of physical therapy (Journal)

Rob Orr (Reviewer)
15 Apr 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer-review

Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology (Journal)

Ben Schram (Reviewer)
14 Feb 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer-review

Press / Media