Nimra Arshad (PhD student)

Thesis title: The Effectiveness of Aquatic Exercises for Chronic Nonspecific Low Back Pain


Nimra Arshad is working on Aquatic Therapy for Low Back Pain. Her work is primarily focused on finding the effectiveness of Aquatic Exercises including Swimming for low back pain patients.


Master of Science in Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy (Riphah International University Lahore, Pakistan)

Doctor of Physical Therapy (King Edward Medical University Lahore, Pakistan)

Responsibilities & affiliations

Global Buddies Leader (The University of Edinburgh)

Una Europa PhD student network member (The University of Edinburgh)

Research summary

  • Balance┬áTraining
  • Manual Therapy in Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Stabilization exercises for Gluteus Medius Weakness
  • Work-Related Musculoskeletal Discomfort

Current research interests

Effectiveness of Aquatic Therapy including Swimming for low back pain