Bioengineering 1963-2013

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
Gait Analysis
Orthopaedic Biomechanics
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).

SCOPE June 2013 Front Cover

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.

NHS Lothian's Southeast Scotland Mobility & Assistive Technology Centre