Publications and Conference Presentations

Publications & Conference Presentations

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1964

Simpson DC, Sunderland GD.
The development and control of a powered prosthesis for children.
Health Bulletin 1964;22:67.
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1965

Lamb DW, Simpson DC, Schutt WH, Speirs NI, Sunderland GD, Baker G.
The management of upper limb deficiencies in the Thalidomide Type Syndrome.
Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1965;10(2):102.

Ross JA, McNair TJ, Henshaw JD, Simpson DC.
Studies in renal pelvic function.
Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1965;10(Apr):220-7.

Simpson DC, Greening JR.
Patient monitoring.
Physics in Medicine and Biology 1965;10(1):1-16.

Simpson DC, Lamb DW.
A system of powered prosthesis for severe bilateral upper limb deficiency.
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery 1965;47B(8):442-7.

Simpson DC, Sunderland GD.
A position-servo control system for powered prosthesis.
World Medical Electronics and Instrumentation 1965;3:116.

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1966

Gillingham FJ, Greening JR, Simpson DC, Whatmore WJ.
Automatic patient monitoring in the ward.
The British Journal of Surgery 1966;53(10):864-6.

Shepard RB, Simpson DC, Sharp JF.
Energy equivalent pressure.
Archives of Surgery 1966:93(5):730-40.

Simpson DC.
Powered hand controlled by “muscle bulge.”
Journal of Scientific Instrumentation 1966;43(8):521–522.

Simpson DC.
The limitations and the possibilities of powered limbs.
‘The Disabled Child – Preparing for the Future’, Proceedings of Study Course at the Occupational Therapy Training Centre, The Astley Ainslie Hospital, Edinburgh, 11-15 July 1966. World Federation of Occupational Therapists, Fourth International Congress, London, pp32-33.

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1968

Simpson, D. C.
An externally powered prosthesis for the complete arm
Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers 1968;183(10):11-17.

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1969

Hoffer EC, Meador CK, Simpson DC.
Correlation of whole-body impedance with total body water volume.
Journal of Applied Physiology 1969;27(4):531-4.

Simpson DC.
An externally powered prosthesis for the complete arm.
Biomedical Engineering 1969;4(3):106–110, 119.

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1970

Lamb DW, Simpson DC, Pirie RB.
The management of lower limb phocomelia.
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery [British] 1970;52-B(4):688-691.

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1971

Simpson DC.
External powered prostheses.
The Hand 1971;3(2):211-2.

Simpson DC.
Gripping surfaces for artificial hands.
The Hand 1971;3(1):12-14.

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1973

Freeman RM, Simpson DC, Derrick CW.
Streptococcal gangrene in an infant with congenital lymphedema.
Southern Medical Journal 1973;66(7):830-2.

Simpson DC.
Externally powered artificial arms.
Proceedings of The Royal Society Of Medicine 1973;66(7):637-8.

Simpson DC.
Rehabilitation Engineering – Inaugural Lecture No. 55.
University of Edinburgh, 1973.

Simpson DC.
The control and supply of a multi-movement externally powered upper limb prosthesis.
Proceedings 4th International Symposium on External Control of Human Extremities, Dubrovnik, Aug. 28–Sept. 2, 1972, Ed. Gavrilovic M. M. and Wilson, A. B. 247-254, Yugoslav Committee for Electronics and Automation, Belgrade (1973).

Simpson DC, Kenworthy G.
The design of a complete arm prosthesis.
Biomedical Engineering 1973;8 (2):56-9.

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1974

Davies EW, Lamb DW, Simpson DC.
A wrist-controlled artificial hand.
Paper presented at the World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics. Montreux. October 1974.

Kenworthy G, Simpson DC.
The provision of a service in rehabilitation engineering.
Biomedical Engineering 1974;9(11):515-6.

Kenworthy G, Small ADS.
New techniques used in the production of cosmetic gloves.
Medical and Biological Engineering 1974;Jan:120-123.

Simpson DC.
The choice of control system for the multi-movement prosthesis: Extended physiological proprioception (e.p.p.).
In The Control of Upper-Extremity Prostheses and Orthoses, edited by P. Herberts, R. Kadefors, R. Magnusson, and I. Petersen. Springfield, Ill, Charles C. Thomas, 1974, pp 146-150.

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1976

Simpson DC.
Some thoughts on upper limb prostheses for children with bilateral limb deficiency.
ISPO Bulletin 1976;17:5-6.

Simpson DC.
The functioning hand, the human advantage.
Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1976;21:329-340.

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1977

Davies EW, Douglas B, Small D.
A cosmetic functional hand incorporating a silicone rubber cosmetic glove.
Prosthetics and Orthotics International 1977;1(2):89-93.

McCubbin KJ, Simpson DC.
A low-pressure air bed.
Journal of Medical Engineering and Technology 1977;1:98–99.

Simpson DC, Smith JG.
An externally powered controlled complete arm prosthesis.
Journal of Medical Engineering & Technology 1977;1(5) :275-7.

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1978

McClemont E, Simpson DC, McCubbin KJ, Dick TD, Buchan AC, Harris P.
Simpson-Edinburgh low-pressure air bed: an early clinical evaluation.
Paraplegia 1978;16:154-159.

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1980

Law HT, Pettigrew RT.
Heat transfer in whole-body hyperthermia.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 1980;335:298–310.

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1981

Law HT.
Engineering of upper limb prostheses.
The Orthopedic Clinics of North America 1981;12(4):929-51.

Law HT
The control of electrically powered hand and arm prostheses: Electromyogram or residual skeletal movement?
In Advances in External Control of Human Extremities (Proceedings of Seventh International Symposium on External Control of Human Extremities, Dubrovnik, 1981) Belgrade: Yugoslav Committee for Electronics and Automation, 1981. P 549.

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1982

Law HT, Dick TD.
The use of room temperature vulcanising silicone polymers for the production of cosmetic coverings for artificial hands.
In Engineering in Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation. Edinburgh: Princess Margaret Rose Hospital, 1982, pp. 224–236.

Newsam JE, Law HT.
Hyperthermic perfusion of the distended urinary bladder in the management of recurrent transitional cell carcinoma. A review after 6 years.
British Journal of Urology 1982;54(1):64–65.

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1983

Gow DJ, Dick TD, Draper ERC, London IR, Smith P.
The physiologically appropriate control of an electrically powered hand prosthesis.
Proceedings of the International Society of Prosthetics and Orthotics, 4th World Congress, London, UK, 1983.

Law HT, Hewson JJ.
An electromyographically controlled elbow locking mechanism for an upper limb prosthesis.
Electrocomponent Science and Technology 1983;10:87-93.

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1984

Dick TD, Lamb DW, Douglas WB.
A wrist-powered hand prosthesis.
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery [British] 1984;66-B:742-4.

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1986

Draper E, Duff E.
Survey of normal adolescent backshape as measure by ‘ISIS’.
4th International Symposium on Surface Topography and Spinal Deformity, Mont Sainte Marie Conference Centre, Canada, 29–30 September 1986.

Meadows CB.
The biomechanical effects of orthoses.
International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics V World Congress, Copenhagen, 29 June-4 July 1986.

Meadows CB, Duncan LM, Anderson DM.
The use of ankle foot orthoses in cerebral palsy.
International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics V World Congress, Copenhagen, 29 June-4 July 1986.

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1987

Creasey GH, Workman DS, Geggie C.
High level tetraplegics: alternative input devices allowing access to microcomputers.
Proc. International Medical Society of Paraplegia, Annual Conference, Stoke Mandeville, U.K., May 1987.

Draper ERC, Strachan RK.
A machine for measuring the torsional properties of long bones.
Conference on Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Engineering, Belfast, 27 March 1987. In: Engineering in Medicine 1988;17(2):83.

Lamb DW, Law HT.
Upper-Limb deficiencies in children – prosthetic, orthotic and surgical management.
Monographs in Hand Surgery, Little Brown & Co: Boston, December 1987.

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1988

Gow D.
Control of upper limb prostheses – The Edinburgh philosophy.
Engineering in Medicine 1988;17(2):p 82.
[Abstract; Conference on Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Engineering, Belfast, 27 March 1987].

Gow DJ.
Extended physiological proprioception.
Proceedings of Engineering Foundation Course on Neural Prostheses, Potosi, Missouri, USA, July 1988.

Gow DJ
Physiologically appropriate control of a multi degree of freedom upper limb prosthesis or where prosthetics meets robotics.
Proceedings of First International Workshop on Robotic Applications in Medical and Health Care, Ottawa, Canada, 23-24 June 1988.

Gow DJ, Hooper G.
Cosmetic hand prosthesis.
British Society for Surgery of the Hand, Nottingham, 1989.

Hanley J, Beveridge M, Aitken C, Hunter J, Dick T, Prescott R.
Clinical trial of incontinence garments: recognition of the possible influence of the Hawthorne effect.
Clinical Rehabilitation 1988:2;28-90.

Lamb DW, Dick TD, Douglas WB.
A new prosthesis for the upper limb.
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery [British] 1988;70-B(1):140-144.

Nisbet PD, Loudon IR, Odor JP.
The CALL Centre Smart Wheelchair.
In Proceeding of the 1st International Workshop on Robotic Applications to Medical and Health Care, Ottawa, 1988, 9.1-9.10.

Stephens RM, Cottle MJ, Creasey GH, Geggie CS, Workman DS.
Text composition using speech recognition and other computer input devices for people with spinal cord injuries.
Proc. Seventh Symposium of Federation of Acoustical Societies of Europe Edinburgh, August 1988.

Workman D, Geggie C, Creasey G.
The microcomputer as an aid to written communication.
British Journal of Occupational Therapy 1988;51(6):188-90.

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1989

Geggie C. Gow D.
A stall detection circuit for an electrically powered hand prosthesis.
ISPO Annual Scientific Meeting, Nottingham, 1989.

Geggie C, Loudon I.
The use of hand orthoses as switch supports for children with cerebral palsy.
ISPO Annual Scientific Meeting, Nottingham, 1989.

Gow D, Douglas W, Geggie C, Meadows C, Scott H, Hooper G.
The development of a modular electric hand prosthesis for congenital transcarpal amputees.
ISPO Annual Scientific Meeting, Nottingham, 1989.

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1990

Creasey GH, Gow G, Sloan Y, Meadows B.
A physical control interface with proprioceptive feedback and multiple degrees of freedom.
Proceedings of the Engineering Foundation Conference on Human-Machine Interfaces for Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, Santa Barbara, March, 1990.

Creasey GH, Gow D, Sloan Y, Meadows B.
Environmental control using shoulder movement.
Proceedings of the International Medical Society of Paraplegia, Annual Conference, Tel Aviv, June 1990.

Geggie C, Gow D.
The Bioengineering Centre’s prosthetic hand monitoring system.
ISPO Annual Scientific Meeting, Edinburgh, 1990.

Geggie C, Gow D.
The use of shape memory alloy as a prosthetic actuator.
BES Annual Scientific Meeting, University of Durham, 1990.

Gow DJ, Meadows CB.
A modular electrically powered arm prosthesis.
Annual Scientific Meeting, UK National Member Society, ISPO, Edinburgh, 1990.

Meadows CB, Stallard J, Wright D, Gordon L, Major RE, Jones N.
The Edinburgh-ORLAU prosthetic system to provide reciprocal locomotion in children and adults with complete transverse lower limb deficiency.
Prosthetics and Orthotics International 1990;14(3):111-11.

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1991

Hullin MG, McMaster MJ, Draper ERC, Duff ES.
The effect of Luque segmental sublaminar instrumentation on the rib hump in idiopathic scoliosis.
Spine 1991;16(4):402-408.

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1992

Campbell GS, Gow D, Hooper G.
Low cost cosmetic hand prostheses.
The Journal of Hand Surgery: British & European 1992;17(2):201–203.

Hullin MG, Robb JE, Loudon IR.
Ankle-foot orthosis function in low-level Myelomeningocele.
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 1992;12(4):578.

Meadows CB, Meyerink I, Farley R, Gilmour A.
The arrow walker.
Physiotherapy 1992:78(9):679-680.

Robertson IH, North N, Geggie C.
Spatiomotor cueing in unilateral left neglect: Three case studies of its therapeutic effects.
Neurosurgery and Psychiatry 1992;55:799-805.

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1993

Condie D, Meadows CB.
Ankle-foot orthoses.
In: Bowker P, Condie DN, Bader DL, Pratt DJ, eds. Biomechanical basis of orthotic management. Oxford: Butterworth and Heinemann; 1993:99-123.

Farley RD.
The Arrow Walker.
Special Children Magazine 1993;6(4):30.

Geggie C.
A discrete chin switch.
ISPO Annual Scientific Meeting, Swansea, 1993.

Gow D, Geggie C, Douglas W, Philipson L, Pettersson S.
A simple electrical prosthesis for transcarpal absence of the hand in children – The Reach Hand.
Second European Conference of the Advancement of Rehabilitation Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, 1993.

Hullin M G, Loudon IG, Robb JE.
A nomenclature for normal and pathological gait.
Gait & Posture 1993;1(2):120.

Hullin MG, Robb JE, Loudon IR.
Estimation of two-joint muscle length.
Gait & Posture 1993:1(2):122.

Macnicol MF, Krishnan J, Draper ERC.
Epiphyseodesis using a cannulated tube saw: comparison with the Phemister technique.
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics Part B 1993;2(1):70-4.

Meadows CB.
Bioengineering in Edinburgh.
Journal of Medical Engineering & Technology 1993:17(5):182-183.

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1994

Farley R.
The Edinburgh strong seat system using a generic design model.
Scottish Seating and Wheelchair Group Newsletter 1994;3:3-4.


1995

Clark S, Geggie C.
Customising access to augmentative and alternative communication.
Annual Meeting of Augmentative Communication in Practice, Scotland, 1995.

Draper ERC, Wallace AL, Strachan RK, Hughes SPF, Nicol AC, Paul JP.
The design and performance of an experimental external fixation device with load transducers.
Medical Engineering & Physics 1995;17(8):618-624.

Farley R, Morris P.
Equipment review: design of a portable wheelchair wheel-clamp.
British Journal of Occupational Therapy 1995;58(3):126.

Gow D.
Upper limb prosthetics.
Orthopaedic & Rehabilitation Technology, University of Dundee: Dundee, 1995. ISBN 1-899476-68-7.

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1996

Farley RD, Roy J
Equipment review: the Edinburgh home walker – design and field trial.
British Journal of Occupational Therapy 1996;59(1): 22.

Farley R, Szadurski M, Findlay A, Douglas W, Hood M.
The arrow walker for adults: Design, evaluation and commercial development.
Physiotherapy 1996;82(3):176-183.

Hullin MG, Robb JE, Loudon IR.
Gait patterns in children with hemiplegic spastic cerebral palsy.
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. Part B 1996;5(4):247-251.

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1998

Hillman SJ, Hazlewood ME, Loudon IR, Robb JE.
Can transverse plane rotations be estimated from video tape gait analysis?
Gait & Posture 1998;8(2):87-90.

Macnicol MF, Farley RD.
A new cannulated tube saw for epiphysiodesis.
Orthopaedic Product News 1998;Jul/Aug/Sep:18-19.

Thom A.
Special seating for wheelchairs users, a professional users’ group.
Scottish Seating and Wheelchair Group Newsletter 1998;6:6.

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1999

Gow D.
The development of the Edinburgh Modular Arm System.
Proceedings of the MyoElectric Controls/Powered Prosthetics Symposium, ‘MEC 99’, New Brunswick, Canada, August 1999.

Kyberd P, Gow D, Scott H, Griffiths M, Sperling L, Sandsjö L, Almström C, Wartenberg C, Jänsson S.
A comparison of upper limb prostheses users in Europe.
Proceedings of the MEC ’99 Myoelectric Controls Symposium, Fredericton, New Brunswick,
Canada, 25–27 August 1999.

Kyberd PJ, Gow D, Sperling L, Sandsjö L, Almström C, Boman A, Brimalm S.
A totally modular arm prosthesis.
Conference Proceedings Institute of Biomedical Engineering, University of New Brunswick, MEC ’99 “Narrowing the Gap” pp 67-69.

Loudon I, Dolan M.
Custom moulded seat inserts.
Scottish Seating and Wheelchair Group Newsletter 1999;8:1-3.

Read HS, Hillman SJ, Hazlewood ME, Robb JE.
The Edinburgh visual gait analysis interval testing (G.A.I.T.) scale.
Gait & Posture 1999;10(1):63-64.

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2000

Farley R.
The Special Needs Design Service in Edinburgh.
British Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation 2000;7(9):394-398.

Poulton A, Boman A, Gow D, et al.
Use of microprocessor technology in upper limb prostheses.
Paper presented at the 2nd International Conference on Advances in Osseointegration, Surrey, United Kingdom, 17–18 June 2000.

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2001

Clark S, Geggie C.
Environmental control for communication aid users.
Communication Matters National Symposium, Lancaster University, September 2001.

Gow DJ, Douglas W, Geggie C, Monteith E, Stewart D.
The development of the Edinburgh modular arm system.
Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine 2001;215:291-98.

Stansfield BW, Hillman SJ, Hazlewood ME; Lawson AA, Mann AM; Loudon IR, Robb JE.
Normalized speed, not age, characterizes ground reaction force patterns in 5-to 12-year-old children walking at self-selected speeds.
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2001;21(3):395-402.

Stansfield BW, Hillman SJ, Hazlewood ME, Lawson AA, Mann AM, Loudon IR, Robb JE.
Sagittal joint kinematics, moments, and powers are predominantly characterized by speed of progression, not age, in normal children.
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2001;21(3):403-411.

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2002

Geggie C, Clark S.
Environmental control for communication aid users.
Communication Matters 2002;16(2):6-10.

van der Linden ML, Kerr AM, Hazlewood ME, Hillman SJ, Robb JE.
Kinematic and kinetic gait characteristics of normal children walking at a range of clinically relevant speeds.
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2002;22(6);800-806.

Poulton A, Kyberd PJ, Gow D.
Progress of a modular prosthetic arm.
In: Keates S, Langdon P, eds. Universal Access and Assistive Technology. London: Springer; 2002:193–200. Conference Proceedings of the First Cambridge Workshop on Universal Access and Assistive Technology (CWUAAT), held at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, in March 2002.

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2003

Cook RE, Schneider I, Hazlewood ME, Hillman SJ, Robb JE.
Gait analysis alters decision-making in cerebral palsy.
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2003;23(3):292-295.

Dolan M.
SSWG Autumn Seminar – Developing postural management services for adults and children.
Scottish Seating and Wheelchair Group News 2003;16:4-6.

Farley RD, Clark J, Davidson C, Evans G, Maclennan K, Michael S, Morrow M, Thorpe S.
What is the evidence for the effectiveness of postural management?
International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation 2003;10(10):449-454

Geggie C.
Integrated powered wheelchair control systems.
Scottish Seating and Wheelchair Group Meeting, Stirling, 26/11/03.

Geggie C.
Voice control of environmental control systems.
Advances in Clinical Neuroscience and Rehabilitation 2003;3(4):22-23.

Kerr AM, Kirtley SJ, Hillman SJ, van der Linden ML, Hazlewood MS, Robb JE.
The mid-point of passive hip rotation range is an indicator of hip rotation in gait in cerebral palsy.
Gait & Posture 2003;17(1):88-91.

Hill SS, Binnie TD, Gow DJ.
Control Strategies for the Edinburgh Modular Arm System.
EPSRC PREP Conference Proceedings, University of Exeter, UK. pp 21-20, 14-16 April 2003.

Kyberd P, Chappell P, Gow D.
Guest editorial. Advances in the control of prosthetic arms.
Technology & Disability 2003;15(2):57-61.

van der Linden ML, Aitchison AM, Hazlewood ME, Hillman SJ, Robb JE.
Effects of surgical lengthening of the hamstrings without a concomitant distal rectus femoris transfer in ambulant patients with cerebral palsy.
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2003;23(3):308-313.

van der Linden ML, Hazlewood ME, Aitchison AM, Hillman SJ, Robb JE.
Electrical stimulation of gluteus maximus in children with cerebral palsy: effects on gait characteristics and muscle strength.
Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology 2003;45(6):385–390.

Read HS, Hazlewood ME, Hillman SJ, Prescott RJ, Robb JE.
Edinburgh Visual Gait Score for use in cerebral palsy.
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2003;23(3):296-301.

Stansfield BW, Hillman SJ, Hazlewood ME, Lawson AM, Mann AM, Loudon IR, Robb JE.
Normalisation of gait data in children.
Gait & Posture 2003;17(1):81-87.

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2004

Farley RD, Mitchell F, Griffiths M.
Custom skiing and trekking adaptations for a trans-tibial and trans-radial quadrilateral amputee.
Prosthetics and Orthotics International 2004;28:60-63.

van der Linden ML, Aitchison AM, Hazlewood ME, Hillman SJ, Robb JE.
Test-Retest repeatability of gluteus maximus strength testing using a fixed digital dynamometer in children with cerebral palsy.
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2004;85(12): 2058-2063.

Poulton AS, Hill S, Binnie TD, Gow DJ.
Network technologies for intelligent modular prostheses.
ISEK Conference, Harvard University, Boston, USA, 18-21 June 2004.

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2005

Hill SS, Binnie TD, Gow DJ.
A minimal jerk prosthesis control system.
MEC ’05 Intergrating Prosthetics and Medicine, Proceedings Of the 2005 MyoElectric Controls/Powered Prosthetics Symposium, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, 17-19 August 2005.

Hill SS, Binnie TD, Gow DJ.
Electromechanical analysis of a complete prosthetic arm (EMAS).
MEC ’05 Intergrating Prosthetics and Medicine, Proceedings Of the 2005 MyoElectric Controls/Powered Prosthetics Symposium, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, 17-19 August 2005.

Johnston WT, Hazlewood ME, Hillman SJ, van der Linden ML, Richardson AM, Robb JE.
A comparison of three methods to measure transmalleolar axis.
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery [British] 2005;87-B(supp I):70.

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2006

Hill SS, Binnie TD, Gow DJ.
Control of a modular upper limb prosthesis.
International Control Conference (ICC2006), Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, 30 August – 1 September 2006.

van der Linden ML, Hazlewood ME, Hillman SJ, Robb JE.
Passive and dynamic rotation of the lower limbs in children with diplegic cerebral palsy.
Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology 2006;48(3):176–180.

Simpson A, Gow D.
David Simpson: A life in science.
Scope 2006;15(4):42-45.

Stansfield BW, Hillman SJ, Hazlewood ME, Robb JE.
Regression analysis of gait parameters with speed in normal children walking at self-selected speeds.
Gait & Posture 2006;23(3):288-294.

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2007

Farley R.
Initial clinical experience with electromagnetic position sensing to measure posture.
Presented at Human shape: How can measurement and modelling improve outcomes for patients with profound abnormalities of posture? 25 January 2007, York, IPEM.

Hazlewood ME, Simmons AN, Johnson WT, Richardson AM, van der Linden ML, Hillman SJ, Robb JE.
The footprint method to assess transmalleolar axis.
Gait & Posture 2007;25(4):597-603.

Hillman SJ, Hazlewood ME, Schwartz MH, van der Linden ML, Robb JE.
Correlation of the Edinburgh Gait Score with the Gillette Gait Index, the Gillette Functional Assessment Questionnaire, and dimensionless speed.
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2007;27(1):7-11.

Kyberd PJ, Poulton AS, Sandsjo L, Jonsson S, Jones B, Gow D.
The ToMPAW modular prosthesis: A platform for research in upper-limb prosthetics.
Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics 2007;19(1):15-21.

Kyberd PJ, Wartenberg C, Sandsjö L, Jönsson S, Gow D, Frid J, Almström C, Sperling L.
Survey of upper-extremity prosthesis users in Sweden and the United Kingdom.
Journal of Prosthetics & Orthotics 2007;19(2):55-62.

Whitehead CL, HillmanSJ, Richardson AM, Hazlewood ME, Robb JE.
The effect of simulated hamstring shortening on gait in normal subjects.
Gait & Posture 2007;26(1):90-96.

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2008

Brown CR, Hillman SJ, Richardson AM, Herman JL, Robb JE.
Reliability and validity of the Visual Gait Assessment Scale for children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy when used by experienced and inexperienced observers.
Gait & Posture 2008;27(4):648-652.

Lightbody K, Rose G, Robb J.
Natural history of flexed knee gait in diplegic cerebral palsy in children who have not received surgery.
Gait & Posture 2008;28(supp 2):S77-S78.;

van der Linden ML, Hazlewood ME, Hillman SJ, Robb JE.
Functional Electrical Stimulation to the dorsiflexors and quadriceps in children with cerebral palsy.
Pediatric Physical Therapy 2008;20(1):23-29.

Ong AML, Hillman SJ, Robb JE.
Reliability and validity of the Edinburgh Visual Gait Score for cerebral palsy when used by inexperienced observers.
Gait & Posture 2008;28(2):323-326.

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2009

Dolan MJ.
The redesign of the clinical delivery model of a regional seating service.
Posture and Mobility 2009;26(2):15-18.

Hillman SJ, Stansfield BW, Richardson AM, Robb JE.
Development of temporal and distance parameters of gait in normal children.
Gait & Posture 2009;29(1):81-85.

Rose G, Taylor R, Ferguson R, Robb J.
The effect of bilateral AFO use in diplegic cerebral palsy.
Gait & Posture 2009;30(supp 2):S37-S38.

Rose G, Thompson S, Robb J.
Factors affecting the degree of crouch in diplegic cerebral palsy.
Gait & Posture 2009;30(supp 2):S100.

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2010

Hillman SJ, Donald SC, Herman J, McCurrach E, McGarry A, Richardson AM, Robb JE.
Repeatability of a new observational gait score for unilateral lower limb amputees.
Gait & Posture 2010;32(1):39-45.

Rose GE, Lightbody KA, Ferguson RG, Walsh JC, Robb JE.
Natural history of flexed knee gait in diplegic cerebral palsy evaluated by gait analysis in children who have not had surgery.
Gait & Posture 2010;31(3):351-354.

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2011

Dolan M, Walsh J.
Risk management and rehabilitation engineering: Common issues in an uncommon area of work.
Scope 2011;Sept:22-27.

Hillman S, Hollington J.
Correlation of interface pressure mapping measures using clinical data.
Proceedings of Posture & Mobility Group National Training Event, Warwick, April 2011, pp68-69.

Hollington J, Walsh J.
Off-loading pressure and relieving back pain using 50 degree tilt – A case study.
Proceedings of Posture & Mobility Group National Training Event, Warwick, April 2011, pp80-81.

Hollington J, Walsh J.
Using 50 degrees of tilt-in-space to off-load pressure and relieve back pain – A case study.
European Seating Symposium, Ireland, November 2011.

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2012

Dolan M.
The development of clinical healthcare quality standards & evaluation tool.
Wheelchair & Seating in Scotland, National Training Event, 1-2 November 2012, Perth.

Dolan MJ.
The development of clinical standards in Scotland.
Engineers Ireland Biomedical Engineering Division and the Irish PMN Seminar ‘Posture & Mobility – Transnational Day of Shared Learning’, Dublin, 31 January 2012.

Dolan MJ, Henderson GI.
A retrospective review of wheelchair seating provision over a three year period.
Posture & Mobility Group Annual Conference, Warwick, 12-13 April 2012.

Edinburgh MS Postural Management Working Group [including Dolan M].
Postural management needs: results and implications of a postal survey of 168 wheelchair-using people with MS in Lothian.
NHS Lothian, Edinburgh, January 2012.

Edinburgh MS Postural Management Working Group [including Dolan M].
Postural management needs: results and implications of a postal survey of wheelchair users with MS in Lothian.
Delivering Better Care, 22 May 2012, Edinburgh.

Edinburgh MS Postural Management Working Group [including Dolan M].
Report of the stakeholder event for postural management in Lothian.
NHS Lothian, Edinburgh, December 2012.

Henderson G.
The development of a robust chin control mount.
Wheelchair & Seating in Scotland, National Training Event, 1-2 November 2012, Perth.

Henderson GI, Dolan MJ.
A retrospective comparison of wheelchair seating provision for cerebral palsy and multiple sclerosis patients.
Posture & Mobility Group Annual Conference, Warwick, 12-13 April 2012.

Henderson G, Dolan MJ.
Assessing the impact of ISO 7176-26:2007.
Medical Physics and Engineering Conference, 10-12 September 2012, Oxford.

Hillman S.
Interface pressure mapping indices – does it matter which one you look at, do they rank cushions the same?
Engineers Ireland Biomedical Engineering Division and the Irish PMN Seminar ‘Posture & Mobility – Transnational Day of Shared Learning’, Dublin, 31 January 2012.

Hillman S, Hollington J.
Clinical interpretation of ISO16840‐2 (Determination of physical and mechanical characteristics of devices intended to manage tissue integrity – Seat cushions).
Posture & Mobility Group National Training Event, Warwick, 12–13 April 2012.

Hillman S, Hollington J.
Clinical relevance of ISO 16840-2:2007: Interface pressure mapping indices – which to use?
Wheelchair & Seating in Scotland, National Training Event, 1-2 November 2012, Perth.

Hollington J.
Scottish Wheelchair and Seating Services Training Event.
Posture and Mobility 2012;29(2):38.

Hollington J, Walsh J.
Using 50 Degrees of tilt-in-space to off-load pressure and relieve back pain – A case study.
Engineers Ireland Biomedical Engineering Division and the Irish PMN Seminar ‘Posture & Mobility – Transnational Day of Shared Learning’, Dublin, 31 January 2012.

Walsh J
Restraint, for managing risk – where do you stand?
Engineers Ireland Biomedical Engineering Division and the Irish PMN Seminar ‘Posture & Mobility – Transnational Day of Shared Learning’, Dublin, 31st January 2012.

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2013

Dolan M.
The Scottish Modernisation Programme’s Education & Training Workstream.
Posture and Mobility 2013;30(2):9-13.

Dolan MJ.
Clinical standards for National Health Service wheelchair and seating services in Scotland.
Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology 2013;8(5):363-372.

Dolan M, Gow D.
Half a century of clinical bioengineering in Edinburgh.
Scope 2013;June:11-17.

Dolan MJ, Henderson GI.
An impact assessment and critical appraisal of the ISO standard for wheelchair vocabulary.
Medical Engineering & Physics 2013;35(7):944-948.

Dolan MJ, Henderson GI.
Patient and equipment profile for wheelchair seating clinic provision.
Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology, Early Online: 1-8.

Dolan M, Peters A, Bulley C.
Postural management in multiple sclerosis: results of a survey and stakeholder event.
Posture and Mobility 2013;30(1):18-22.

Henderson GI, Dolan MJ.
Audit of MS and CP special seating provision – lessons learnt for future care.
Engineers Ireland Biomedical Engineering Division and the Irish PMN Seminar ‘Posture & Mobility – Transnational Day of Shared Learning’, Dublin, 30 January 2013.

Henderson G, Dolan M, Geggie C.
Development of a wheelchair control device that detects head angle using imaging technology.
Recent Advances in Assistive Technology and Engineering (RAATE) Conference, Warwick, 25 November 2013.

Henderson GI, Dolan MJ, Geggie CJ.
A review and appraisal of clinically prevalent control devices for electrically powered wheelchairs.
Technology and Disability 2013;25(4):221-232.

Hollington J, Hillman SJ.
Can static interface pressure mapping be used to rank pressure-redistributing cushions for active wheelchair users?
Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development 2013;50(1):53–60.

Hollington J, Hillman SJ, Torres-Sánchez C, Boeckx J, Crossan N.
ISO 16840-2:2007 load deflection and hysteresis measurements for a sample of wheelchair seating cushions.
Medical Engineering & Physics, Article In Press.

Purves P, Hillman S.
Developing a protocol for straps and harnesses.
Posture and Mobility 2013;30(2):39-42.

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Written & compiled by Dr Michael J Dolan, SMART Centre, NHS Lothian, Edinburgh.

First published 15th March 2013. Last updated 24th June 2014. Version 1.4.