Abstracts and conference proceedings, 2005 to 2014

Malone, A., Kiernan, D., Saunders, V., French, H. & O’Brien, T. (2014). Do children with Cerebral Palsy change their gait over uneven ground? Annual Meeting of the Clinical Movement Analysis Society UK and Ireland, 7-8 April 2014. Oswestry, Shropshire, UK.

 

Kiernan, D., Malone, A., O Brien, T. & Simms, C. (2014). An alternative model for 3-dimensional thorax measurements during gait. Annual Meeting of the Clinical Movement Analysis Society UK and Ireland, 7-8 April 2014. Oswestry, Shropshire, UK.

 

Kiernan, D., Walsh, M., O’sullivan, R., O’Brien, T. & Simms, C. K. The influence of estimated body segment parameters on predicted joint kinetics during diplegic cerebral palsy gait. 22nd Annual meeting of the European Society for Movement Analysis in Adults and Children (ESMAC), Glasgow, Sept 5-7th 2013.

 

Kiernan, D., M. Walsh, R. O’Sullivan, D. Fitzgerald, and T. O’Brien, Reliability of the CODA cx1 motion analyser for 3-dimensional gait analysis. 22nd Annual meeting of the European Society for Movement Analysis in Adults and Children (ESMAC), Glasgow, Sept 5-7th 2013.

 

Mahon J, Fitzgerald D, Malone A, O’Brien T. Activity monitoring in cerebral palsy prior to and following surgery: pilot study with preliminary data.  Proceedings of the Ninth Annual Conference of the Rehabilitation and Therapy Research Society. Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2013

 

Kelly E, Walsh M, Kiernan D, O’Sullivan R, O Brien T. Combined medial and lateral versus isolated medial hamstring lengthening surgery in a cerebral palsy population.  European Paediatric Orthopaedic Society (EPOS) Athens, Greece, 2013

 

O’Donoghue, D. Validity of the ActivPAL Activity Monitor in young people with cerebral palsy. International Conference on Ambulatory Monitoring of Physical Activity and Movement (ICAMPAM), Amherst, USA, 2013

 

Kiernan D, Walsh M, Simms C, O Brien T. The Element of Surprise- a kinematic analysis of an unstaged fall on a cerebral palsy subject.  Central Remedial Clinic Shaping the Future. Dublin, Ireland, 2012

 

Hickey C, Fitzgerald D, Delahunt E, Walsh M, O Brien T. The Six-Minute Walk Test in Typically Developing Irish Children and Adolescents.  CRC Shaping the Future. Dublin, Ireland, 2012

 

Hickey C, Delahunt E, Walsh M, O’Brien T, Fitzgerald D. Six-Minute Walk Distance in Irish Children and Adolescents aged 4-17 years.  Rehabilitation and Therapy Research Society. Dublin, Ireland, 2012

 

Ali A, Walsh M, Dimitrov BD, O’Brien T. The importance of submalleolar deformity in determining leg length discrepancy.  Atlantic Orthopaedic Meeting. Mayo, Ireland, 2012

 

Malone, J., Tobin A., The usefulness of the Assessment of Motor and Process Skills (AMPs) with children with cerebral palsy. CRC Shaping the Future Conference, Dublin, lreland, March 1-2, 2012

 

O’Sullivan R, Fitzgerald D, Kiernan D, Walsh M, O Brien T. Is the straight leg raise test a better measure of functional hamstring length than the popliteal angle measures? .  Proceedings of 2nd Joint European Society of Movement Analsyis in Adults and Children (ESMAC) and Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society (GCMAS) meeting (JEGM). Miami, FL, 2010

 

O’Sullivan R, Fitzgerald D, Kiernan D, Walsh M, O’Brien T. Does the gluteus medius contribute to pelvic and hip rotation in cerebral palsy?  Proceedings of 2nd Joint European Society of Movement Analsyis in Adults and Children (ESMAC) and Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society (GCMAS) meeting (JEGM). Miami, FL, 2010

 

Kiernan D, Walsh M, O’Sullivan R, Fitzgerald D, O Brien T. Clinically versus Dynamically Measured Maximum Angular Velocities.  Proceedings of 2nd Joint European Society of Movement Analsyis in Adults and Children (ESMAC) and Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society (GCMAS) meeting (JEGM) Miami, FL, 2010

 

Quinn, A. Psychometric evaluation of the Functional Walk Test for Children with Cerebral Palsy. American Association for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AACPDM), Washington, DC, 2010

 

Spirtos, M., Malone, J., Butler, E., McGrath, M., The development of an upper limb evaluation protocol for occupational therapy assessment of children with cerebral palsy – an update., Association of Occupational Therapists of Ireland Annual Conference , Kilkenny, 29/4/09 – 1/5/09, 2009

 

Malone, J., Pilot study to investigate the use of modified constraint induced therapy with children with brachial plexus injury. Association of Occupational Therapists of Ireland Annual Conference, Kilkenny, Ireland, 2009

 

Byrne, M. Health status of caregivers of children with cerebral palsy. World Cerebral Palsy Conference, Sydney, Australia, 2009

 

O’Sullivan R, Kiernan D, Walsh M, O’Brien T. Treadmill gait in diplegic cerebral palsy. Gait & Posture 2008;28:S91

 

Kiernan D, Walsh M, O’Sullivan R, Ryan F, Dunlevy C, O Brien T. Validity of a commercial video software package for recording sagittal plane movements during gait. Gait & Posture 2008;28:S32-S3

 

Walsh M, Bennett D, O’Sullivan R, Jenkinson A, Dunlevy C, O’Brien T. Mobile gait analysis—A low-cost solution to provision of this specialised service to a large geographical area. Gait & Posture 2007;24:S114-S6

 

Egginton R, Newman CJ, Walsh M, Jenkinson A, Bennett D, O Brien T. Kinematic characteristics of Achondroplasia. Gait & Posture 2007;24:S249-S50

 

Mahon, J and Johansson, A. Survey on compliance with use of night positioning systems. European Academy for Childhood Disability (EACD), Groningen, Netherlands, 2007

 

Cant, M and Serocki, T. Incidence of pain in schoolchildren with cerebral palsy GMFCS levels IV and V. European Seating Symposium, Dublin, Ireland 2007

 

Walsh M, Bennett D, O’Sullivan R, Jenkinson A, Dunlevy C, O Brien T. Mobile Gait Analysis – A Low-Cost Solution To Provision Of This Specialised Service To A Large Geographical Area.  Proceedings of 1st Joint European Society of Movement Analsyis in Adults and Children (ESMAC) and Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society (GCMAS) meeting (JEGM). Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2006

 

Taylor C, Walsh M, Bennett D, et al. Gait In Hurler Syndrome.  Proceedings of 1st Joint European Society of Movement Analsyis in Adults and Children (ESMAC) and Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society (GCMAS) meeting (JEGM). Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2006

 

O’Malley N, Dunlevy C, Kelly P, et al. Gait Alterations After Knee Arthrodesis.  Proceedings of 1st Joint European Society of Movement Analsyis in Adults and Children (ESMAC) and Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society (GCMAS) meeting (JEGM). Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2006

 

Walsh M, O’Sullivan R, Bennett D, et al. Mobile gait analysis – A low-cost solution to provision of this specialised service to a large geographical area. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology 2005;47:S103

 

O’Sullivan R, Walsh M, Bennett D, O Brien T. Effects of Surgery on Pelvic Retraction during Gait in Diplegic Cerebral Palsy.  Proceedings of the 16th Meeting of the European Society of Movement Analysis in Adults and Children. Barcelona, Spain, 2005

 

Bennett D, Newman CJ, O’Sullivan R, et al. A new method or measuring equinus using foot pressure measurements in CP children pre and post Botulinum toxin injection.  Proceedings of the 16th Meeting of the European Society of Movement Analysis in Adults and Children. Barcelona, Spain, 2005

 

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