This year is the 50th anniversary of the establishment of a clinical bioengineering service in Edinburgh. To mark this occasion these web pages have been created to give an overview of its pioneering work in the field of enablement technology. Click on the links below to learn more.
A Brief History
Interactive Timeline of Major Events
Aids for Daily Living
Electronic Assistive Technology
Upper Limb Prosthetics
Wheelchair Adaptations & Seating
Publications and Conference Presentations
Or read the Main Feature article in the June 2013 edition of SCOPE (click on image of front cover below).
Written & compiled by Dr Michael J Dolan, SMART Centre, NHS Lothian, Edinburgh.
First published 15th March 2013. Last updated 20th December 2013. Version 1.1.