Collaborative Orthopaedic Research (CORe)

Publications

  • Lou E, Moreau M, Mahood JK, Hedden DM, Hill D, Raso JV. (2015). How quantity and quality of brace wear affect the brace treatment outcomes for AIS Patients. Journal of European Spinehttp://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-015-4233-2
  • Chalmers E, Westover L, Donauer A, Zhao VH, Parent E, Moreau M, Mahood JK, Hedden D, Lou E. (2015). Predicting success or failure of brace treatment for adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis, Journal of Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11517-015-1306-7,2015 
  • Young M, Hill D, Zheng R, Lou E. (2015).  Reliability and accuracy of ultrasound measurements with and without the aid of previous radiographs in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.  Journal of European Spine, 24(7): 1427-1433. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-015-3855-8 
  • Chalmers E, Zhao VH, Hill DL, Lou E. (2015). An advanced compliance monitor for patients undergoing brace treatment for idiopathic scoliosis.  Journal of Medical Engineering and Physics, 37(2):203-209. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2014.12.010 
  • Zheng R, Chan A, Chen W, Hill D, Le LH, Moreau M, Mahood JK, Hedden D, Southon S, Lou E. (2015). Reliability study of coronal curvature measurement on AIS using ultrasonic imaging method. Journal of Spine Deformity, 3(2):151-158. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jspd.2014.08.008 
  • Chalmers E, Pedrycz W, Lou E. (2015). Human experts’ and a fuzzy models predictions of outcomes of scoliosis treatment: A comparative analysis. IEEE Transaction on Biomedical Engineering, 62(3):1001-1007. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TBME.2014.2377594 
  • Morrison D, Chan A, Hill D, Parent EC, Lou E. (2015). Correlation between Cobb Angle, Spinous Process Angle (SPA) and Apical Vertebrae Rotation (AVR) on posteroanterior radiographs inaAdolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). Journal of European Spine, 24(12):306-312. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-014-3684-1.
  • Ho C, Parent EC, Watkins E, Moreau MJ, Hedden D, El-Rich M, Adeeb S. (2015). Asymmetry assessment using surface topography in healthy adolescents. Symmetry, 7(3):1436-1454. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/sym7031436
  • Komeili A, Westover L, Parent EC, El-Rich M, Adeeb S. (2015). Monitoring for idiopathic scoliosis curve progression using surface topography asymmetry analysis of the torso in adolescents. Spine J, 15(4):743-51.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spinee.2015.01.018   Epub 2015 Jan 20. 
  • Nguyen D, Vo Q, Le LH, Lou E. (2014). Validation of 3D surface reconstruction of vertebrae and spinal column using 3D ultrasound data : A pilot study.  Journal of Medical Engineering and Physics, 37(2):239-244. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2014.11.007 
  • Schreiber S, Parent EC, Hedden DM, Moreau MJ, Hill D, Lou E. (2014). Effect of Schroth exercises on curve characteristics and clinical outcomes in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: protocol for a multicentre randomized controlled trial. Journal of Physiotherapy, 60(4):234.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jphys.2014.08.005
  • Hill S, Franco-Sepulveda E, Komeili A, Trovato A, Parent E, Hill D, Lou E. Adeeb S. (2014). Assessing asymmetry using reflection and rotoinversion in biomedical engineering applications, Journal of Engineering in Medicine, 228(5):523-529.  http://dx/doi.org/10.1177/0954411914531115 
  • Chan A, Morrison D, Hill D, Parent E, Lou E. (2014). Intra- and inter-observer reliability of the Cobb Angle and Vertebral Rotation Angle and Spinous Process Angle for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis, Journal of Spine Deformity, 2:168-175.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jspd.2014.02.006
  • Bettany-Saltikov J, Parent E, Romano M, Villagrasa M, Negrini S. (2014).  Physiotherapeutic scoliosis-specific exercises for adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med, 50(1):111-21. Epub 2014 Feb 13. Review. PMID: 24525556.  Access to free download is: http://www.minervamedica.it/en/journals/europa-medicophysica/article.php?cod=R33Y2014N01A0111 
  • Komeili A, Westover LM, Parent EC, Moreau M, El-Rich M, Adeeb S. (2014). Surface topography asymmetry maps categorizing external deformity in scoliosis. Spine J, 14(6):973-83.e2.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spinee.2013.09.032   Epub 2013 Oct 17.
  • Chen W, Lou E, Zhang P, Le LH. (2013). Reliability of assessing the coronal curvature of scoliosis by using the center of lamina method on ultrasound images. Journal of Children’s Orthoapedic, 7:521-529. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11832-013-0539-y 
  • Chan A, Lou E, Hill D. (2013). Review of current technologies and methods supplementing brace treatment in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Journal of Children’s Orthopaedic, 7(4):309-316. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11832-013-0500-0 
  • Lou E, Hill DL, Raso JV, Donauer A, Moreau MJ, Mahood JK, Hedden DM. (2012). Smart brace versus standard rigid brace for the treatment of scoliosis: A pilot study. In Research into Spinal Deformities 8 Series Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, IOS Press Oxford, 176:338-341. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-067-3-33
  • Lou E, Hill DL, Raso JV, Donauer A, Moreau MJ, Mahood JK, Hedden DM. (2012). Brace wear characteristics during the first 6 months for the treatment of scoliosis. In Research into Spinal Deformities 8 Series Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, IOS Press Oxford, 176:346-349. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-067-3-346 
  • Chalmers E, Lou E, Hill D, Zhao V, Wong MS. (2012). Development of a pressure control system for brace treatment for scoliosis. Journal of IEEE Transaction Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, 20(4): 557-563. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TNSRE.2012.2192483 
  • Chan A, Lou E, Hill D, Faulkner G. (2012). Design and validation of transducers to measure interface force distribution in a spinal orthosis. Journal of Medical and Engineering Physics, 34(9): 1310-1316.
  • Parent EC, Damaraju S, Hill DL, Lou E, Smetaniuk D. (2010). Identifying the best surface topography parameters for detecting idiopathic scoliosis curve progression. Stud Health Technol Inform, 158:78-82.
  • Parent EC, Dang R, Hill D, Mahood J, Moreau M, Raso J, Lou E. (2010). Score distribution of the scoliosis research society-22 questionnaire in subgroups of patients of all ages with idiopathic scoliosis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976), 35(5):568-77. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181b9c9c0
  • Parent EC, Wong D, Hill D, Mahood J, Moreau M, Raso VJ, Lou E. (2010). The association between Scoliosis Research Society-22 scores and scoliosis severity changes at a clinically relevant threshold. Spine (Phila Pa 1976,  35(3):315-22. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181cabe75
  • Parent EC, Hill D, Mahood J, Moreau M, Raso J, Lou E. (2009). Discriminative and predictive validity of the scoliosis research society-22 questionnaire in management and curve-severity subgroups of adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976), 34(22):2450-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181af28bf 
  • Parent EC, Hill D, Moreau M, Mahood J, Raso J, Lou E. (2007). Score distribution of the Scoliosis Quality of Life Index questionnaire in different subgroups of patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976), 32(16):1767-77.