Dr Peter Knight

Senior Lecturer
Biomedical Sciences, School of Medical Sciences

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Book Chapters

  • Newson, R., Evans, D., Knight, P. (2006). Exercise Physiology. In Andrew J Higgins, Jack R Snyder (Eds.), The Equine Manual (2nd Ed.). United Kingdom: W B Saunders.
  • Evans, D., Jeffcott, L., Knight, P. (2006). Performance - related problems and Exercise Physiology. In Andrew J Higgins and Jack R Snyder (Eds.), The Equine Manual, (pp. 1059-1104). China: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Jeffcott, L., Evans, D., Knight, P. (2006). Performance-related problems and exercise physiology. In Andrew J Higgins and Jack R Snyder (Eds.), The Equine Manual, (pp. 1059-1104). China: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Knight, P., Lee, G. (2001). This is all irrelevant! Service teaching: transforming a traditional discipline-based course to suit a professional group. In Helen Edwards, Brenda Smith, Graham Webb (Eds.), Lecturing: Case studies, experience & practice, (pp. 96-104). London: Sage Publications.

Journals

  • Knight, P., Hamilton (Ellis), N. (2014). Handedness of whip use by Australian Jockeys. Australian Veterinary Journal, 92(7), 231-234. [More Information]
  • Langford, J., Thomson, P., Knight, P. (2013). Epistaxis in racehorses: risk factors and effects on career. Australian Veterinary Journal, 91(5), 198-203. [More Information]
  • Velie, B., Knight, P., Thomson, P., Wade, C., Hamilton (Ellis), N. (2013). The association of age at first start with career length in the Australian racehorse population. Equine Veterinary Journal, 45(4), 410-413. [More Information]
  • Knight, P., Thomson, P. (2011). Age at first start and racing career of a cohort of Australian Standardbred horses. Australian Veterinary Journal, 89(9), 325-330. [More Information]
  • Knight, P., Cheng, A., Lee, G. (2010). Results of a survey of client satisfaction with outpatient physiotherapy care. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, 26(5), 297-307. [More Information]
  • Knight, P. (2008). Back Pain and Sexual Function: A Review. Chiropractic Journal of Australia, 38(1), 6-11.
  • Jiao, C., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P., McCann, B., Turman, A. (2008). Effects of sexual arousal on vibrotactile detection thresholds in aged men with and without erectile dysfunction. Sexual Health, 5, 347-352. [More Information]
  • Weerakoon, P., Knight, P. (2008). The use of a modified Delphi method to determine global trends in sexology education. Medical Education, 42(3), 324. [More Information]
  • Jiao, C., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P., Turman, A. (2007). Effects of visual erotic stimulation on vibrotactile detection thresholds in men. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 36(6), 787-792. [More Information]
  • Jiao, C., Turman, A., Weerakoon, P., Knight, P. (2006). Alterations in grip strength during male sexual arousal. International Journal of Impotence Research, 18(2), 206-209. [More Information]
  • Hill, S., Bermingham, M., Knight, P. (2005). Lipid metabolism in young men after acute resistance exercise at two different intensities. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 8(4), 441-445. [More Information]
  • Lee, G., Knight, P. (2003). The business of science education. Microbiology Australia, 24(4), 20-22.
  • Newsom, J., Knight, P., Balnave, R. (2003). Use of mental imagery to limit strength loss after immobilization. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, 12(3), 249-258.

Conferences

  • Knight, P., Langford, J., Suann, C., Thomson, P. (2012). Effects of epistaxis on racehorse careers in New South Wales. 18th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand: Dunmore Publishing Ltd.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C., Thomson, P. (2012). Effects of raceday management on plasma TCO2 concentrations in New South Wales Standardbreds. 18th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand: Dunmore Publishing Ltd.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2012). Elevated Testosterone in a hermaphrodite Standardbred filly. 18th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand: Dunmore Publishing Ltd.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C., Thomson, P. (2012). Fluctuations in racehorse weights in relation to performance. 18th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand: Dunmore Publishing Ltd.
  • Hamilton (Ellis), N., Chaudhuri, G., Thomson, P., Knight, P. (2012). Heritability of epistaxis associated with exercise-induced pulmonary haemorrage in Australian racehorses. 33rd Conference of the International Society for Animal Genetics, Brisbane: University of Queensland Press.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C., Thomson, P. (2012). Incidence of epistaxis in Throughbreds in Australia with particular reference to the post-equine influenza outbreak period. 18th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand: Dunmore Publishing Ltd.
  • Diepevian, A., Knight, P., Suann, C. (2009). A Coding System for Racehorse Injuries. 17th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2008), United Kingdom: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2009). A Review of the Effects of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs on Adaptations to, and Recovery from Exercise. 17th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2008), United Kingdom: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Muscatello, G. (2009). Climate Change and the Racing Industry. 17th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2008), United Kingdom: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P. (2009). Personal Reflections on the Management of the 2007 Equine Influenza Outbreak in New South Wales. 17th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2008), United Kingdom: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2009). Recent Developments in Exercise Physiology Relevant to Regulatory Veterinarians. 17th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2008), United Kingdom: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2009). The New South Wales response to the 2007 Equine Influenza Outbreak in Eastern Australia. 17th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2008), United Kingdom: R&W Communications.
  • Doughty, H., Knight, P. (2007). Effects Of Road Transport On Total Carbon Dioxide And Electrolyte Concentrations In Horses. 16th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2006), Suffolk, UK: R&W Communications.
  • Weerakoon, P., Knight, P., Sitharthan, G. (2007). Global Sexual Health: Lessons in Internationalisation. EdHealth Conference 2007, Australia: University of Sydney.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2007). International Benchmarking Of Regulatory Veterinarian Activities. 16th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2006), Suffolk, UK: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2007). Pharmacogenomics: Implications For Drug Testing. 16th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2006), Suffolk, UK: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2007). Seasonal Influence on the Occurrence of Exercise Induced Pulmonary Haemorrhage. 16th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2006), Suffolk, UK: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2007). Towards An Integrated Theory of EIPH. 16th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2006), Suffolk, UK: R&W Communications.
  • Jiao, C., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P., Turman, B., McCann, B. (2006). Alteration in grip strengths of patients with erectile dysfunction. 26th Australian Neuroscience Society Conference.
  • Weerakoon, P., Knight, P., Wylie, K. (2006). Global Sexology Education: Fantasy or Necessity? 9th Asia Oceania Congress of Sexology, Bangkok, Thailand: Asia Oceania Federation of Sexology.
  • Knight, P. (2006). Pharmacogentics: Implications for drug testing. 16th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2006), Suffolk, UK: R&W Communications.
  • Weerakoon, P., Lee, G., Knight, P. (2006). Sexology in Cyberspace: On-line learning in sexual health. Sexual Dysfunction 2006: Clinical Practice, Research and Trends, Queenstown, New Zealand: Sexual Research Charitable Trust (NZ).
  • Weerakoon, P., Knight, P., Skowronski, D. (2006). Worldwide collaboration in research and education. 8th Congress of the European Federation of Sexology.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2005). Drug Effects In Atheletic Animals - Insights Into Performance. 15th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, Great Britain: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2005). Equine performance - lessons from contemporary exercise physiology. 15th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, Great Britain: R&W Communications.
  • Jiao, C., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P., Turman, A. (2005). Male non genital responses in sexual arousal: the future of assessment of male sexual function? 3rd Annual NSW Primary Health Care Research and Evaluation Conference - Cultivating Capacity, Sydney: Department of Health and Aging.
  • Jiao, C., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P., Turman, B. (2005). Male non-genital responses in sexual arousal: The future of assessment of male sexual function? 3rd Annual NSW Primary Health Care Research and Evaluation Conference - Cultivating Capacity, Sydney: Department of Health and Aging.
  • Caetano, M., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P. (2005). The effects of prostate cancer on sexual intimacy in heterosexual relationships. 3rd Annual NSW Primary Health Care Research and Evaluation Conference - Cultivating Capacity, Sydney: Department of Health and Aging.
  • Weerakoon, P., Knight, P., Lee, G., Mahony, M. (2005). The significance of Community in a global on-line graduate interprofessional program. Ed Health Conference 2005 - Innovation to Practice, Sydney: The College of Health Sciences.
  • Lee, G., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P. (2002). Are negative stemmed multiple choice questions the same for everyone? 25th HERDSA Conference, : British Medical Journal Publishing Group.

2014

  • Knight, P., Hamilton (Ellis), N. (2014). Handedness of whip use by Australian Jockeys. Australian Veterinary Journal, 92(7), 231-234. [More Information]

2013

  • Langford, J., Thomson, P., Knight, P. (2013). Epistaxis in racehorses: risk factors and effects on career. Australian Veterinary Journal, 91(5), 198-203. [More Information]
  • Velie, B., Knight, P., Thomson, P., Wade, C., Hamilton (Ellis), N. (2013). The association of age at first start with career length in the Australian racehorse population. Equine Veterinary Journal, 45(4), 410-413. [More Information]

2012

  • Knight, P., Langford, J., Suann, C., Thomson, P. (2012). Effects of epistaxis on racehorse careers in New South Wales. 18th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand: Dunmore Publishing Ltd.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C., Thomson, P. (2012). Effects of raceday management on plasma TCO2 concentrations in New South Wales Standardbreds. 18th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand: Dunmore Publishing Ltd.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2012). Elevated Testosterone in a hermaphrodite Standardbred filly. 18th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand: Dunmore Publishing Ltd.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C., Thomson, P. (2012). Fluctuations in racehorse weights in relation to performance. 18th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand: Dunmore Publishing Ltd.
  • Hamilton (Ellis), N., Chaudhuri, G., Thomson, P., Knight, P. (2012). Heritability of epistaxis associated with exercise-induced pulmonary haemorrage in Australian racehorses. 33rd Conference of the International Society for Animal Genetics, Brisbane: University of Queensland Press.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C., Thomson, P. (2012). Incidence of epistaxis in Throughbreds in Australia with particular reference to the post-equine influenza outbreak period. 18th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand: Dunmore Publishing Ltd.

2011

  • Knight, P., Thomson, P. (2011). Age at first start and racing career of a cohort of Australian Standardbred horses. Australian Veterinary Journal, 89(9), 325-330. [More Information]

2010

  • Knight, P., Cheng, A., Lee, G. (2010). Results of a survey of client satisfaction with outpatient physiotherapy care. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, 26(5), 297-307. [More Information]

2009

  • Diepevian, A., Knight, P., Suann, C. (2009). A Coding System for Racehorse Injuries. 17th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2008), United Kingdom: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2009). A Review of the Effects of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs on Adaptations to, and Recovery from Exercise. 17th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2008), United Kingdom: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Muscatello, G. (2009). Climate Change and the Racing Industry. 17th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2008), United Kingdom: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P. (2009). Personal Reflections on the Management of the 2007 Equine Influenza Outbreak in New South Wales. 17th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2008), United Kingdom: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2009). Recent Developments in Exercise Physiology Relevant to Regulatory Veterinarians. 17th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2008), United Kingdom: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2009). The New South Wales response to the 2007 Equine Influenza Outbreak in Eastern Australia. 17th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2008), United Kingdom: R&W Communications.

2008

  • Knight, P. (2008). Back Pain and Sexual Function: A Review. Chiropractic Journal of Australia, 38(1), 6-11.
  • Jiao, C., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P., McCann, B., Turman, A. (2008). Effects of sexual arousal on vibrotactile detection thresholds in aged men with and without erectile dysfunction. Sexual Health, 5, 347-352. [More Information]
  • Weerakoon, P., Knight, P. (2008). The use of a modified Delphi method to determine global trends in sexology education. Medical Education, 42(3), 324. [More Information]

2007

  • Doughty, H., Knight, P. (2007). Effects Of Road Transport On Total Carbon Dioxide And Electrolyte Concentrations In Horses. 16th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2006), Suffolk, UK: R&W Communications.
  • Jiao, C., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P., Turman, A. (2007). Effects of visual erotic stimulation on vibrotactile detection thresholds in men. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 36(6), 787-792. [More Information]
  • Weerakoon, P., Knight, P., Sitharthan, G. (2007). Global Sexual Health: Lessons in Internationalisation. EdHealth Conference 2007, Australia: University of Sydney.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2007). International Benchmarking Of Regulatory Veterinarian Activities. 16th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2006), Suffolk, UK: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2007). Pharmacogenomics: Implications For Drug Testing. 16th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2006), Suffolk, UK: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2007). Seasonal Influence on the Occurrence of Exercise Induced Pulmonary Haemorrhage. 16th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2006), Suffolk, UK: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2007). Towards An Integrated Theory of EIPH. 16th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2006), Suffolk, UK: R&W Communications.

2006

  • Jiao, C., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P., Turman, B., McCann, B. (2006). Alteration in grip strengths of patients with erectile dysfunction. 26th Australian Neuroscience Society Conference.
  • Jiao, C., Turman, A., Weerakoon, P., Knight, P. (2006). Alterations in grip strength during male sexual arousal. International Journal of Impotence Research, 18(2), 206-209. [More Information]
  • Newson, R., Evans, D., Knight, P. (2006). Exercise Physiology. In Andrew J Higgins, Jack R Snyder (Eds.), The Equine Manual (2nd Ed.). United Kingdom: W B Saunders.
  • Weerakoon, P., Knight, P., Wylie, K. (2006). Global Sexology Education: Fantasy or Necessity? 9th Asia Oceania Congress of Sexology, Bangkok, Thailand: Asia Oceania Federation of Sexology.
  • Evans, D., Jeffcott, L., Knight, P. (2006). Performance - related problems and Exercise Physiology. In Andrew J Higgins and Jack R Snyder (Eds.), The Equine Manual, (pp. 1059-1104). China: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Jeffcott, L., Evans, D., Knight, P. (2006). Performance-related problems and exercise physiology. In Andrew J Higgins and Jack R Snyder (Eds.), The Equine Manual, (pp. 1059-1104). China: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Knight, P. (2006). Pharmacogentics: Implications for drug testing. 16th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians (ICRAV 2006), Suffolk, UK: R&W Communications.
  • Weerakoon, P., Lee, G., Knight, P. (2006). Sexology in Cyberspace: On-line learning in sexual health. Sexual Dysfunction 2006: Clinical Practice, Research and Trends, Queenstown, New Zealand: Sexual Research Charitable Trust (NZ).
  • Weerakoon, P., Knight, P., Skowronski, D. (2006). Worldwide collaboration in research and education. 8th Congress of the European Federation of Sexology.

2005

  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2005). Drug Effects In Atheletic Animals - Insights Into Performance. 15th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, Great Britain: R&W Communications.
  • Knight, P., Suann, C. (2005). Equine performance - lessons from contemporary exercise physiology. 15th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians, Great Britain: R&W Communications.
  • Hill, S., Bermingham, M., Knight, P. (2005). Lipid metabolism in young men after acute resistance exercise at two different intensities. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 8(4), 441-445. [More Information]
  • Jiao, C., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P., Turman, A. (2005). Male non genital responses in sexual arousal: the future of assessment of male sexual function? 3rd Annual NSW Primary Health Care Research and Evaluation Conference - Cultivating Capacity, Sydney: Department of Health and Aging.
  • Jiao, C., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P., Turman, B. (2005). Male non-genital responses in sexual arousal: The future of assessment of male sexual function? 3rd Annual NSW Primary Health Care Research and Evaluation Conference - Cultivating Capacity, Sydney: Department of Health and Aging.
  • Caetano, M., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P. (2005). The effects of prostate cancer on sexual intimacy in heterosexual relationships. 3rd Annual NSW Primary Health Care Research and Evaluation Conference - Cultivating Capacity, Sydney: Department of Health and Aging.
  • Weerakoon, P., Knight, P., Lee, G., Mahony, M. (2005). The significance of Community in a global on-line graduate interprofessional program. Ed Health Conference 2005 - Innovation to Practice, Sydney: The College of Health Sciences.

2003

  • Lee, G., Knight, P. (2003). The business of science education. Microbiology Australia, 24(4), 20-22.
  • Newsom, J., Knight, P., Balnave, R. (2003). Use of mental imagery to limit strength loss after immobilization. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, 12(3), 249-258.

2002

  • Lee, G., Knight, P., Weerakoon, P. (2002). Are negative stemmed multiple choice questions the same for everyone? 25th HERDSA Conference, : British Medical Journal Publishing Group.

2001

  • Knight, P., Lee, G. (2001). This is all irrelevant! Service teaching: transforming a traditional discipline-based course to suit a professional group. In Helen Edwards, Brenda Smith, Graham Webb (Eds.), Lecturing: Case studies, experience & practice, (pp. 96-104). London: Sage Publications.

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