Publications and Presentations

Publications

Drew Smith

  • Harris Adamson, C., Bailey, J. & Smith, A.W. (in press).  Is perching the new paradigm?  The assessment of a new working posture.  Orthopedic Physical Therapy Practice.
  • Sam, K.L. & Smith, A.W. (2015). Tennis serve performance in rested and exhaustion conditions of college-level players.  International Journal of Development Research.  5(5): 4418-4421.
  • Sam, K.L., Chu, S.S.W. & Smith, A.W. (2014).  Physical education under the new curriculum reform in Hong Kong.  Asian Journal of Physical Education and Recreation.  19(1): 55-63.
  • Wong, D.P., Ngo, K.L., Tse, M.A. & Smith, A.W.  (2012). Using bench press load to predict upper body exercise loads in physically active individuals.  Journal of Sport Science and Medicine, 11, 38-43. [Impact Factor (2011) 0.676].
  • Smith, A.W. & Wong, D.P. (2012). Effects of window size on ankle joint stiffness calculation during quiet standing: how the rule changes the result.   Journal of Biomechanics, 45, 2301-2305 [Impact Factor (2011) 2.463].
  • Smith, A.W., Ulmer, F.F. & Wong, D.P. (2012). Gender differences in postural stability among children.  Journal of Human Kinetics, 33:25-32. [Impact Factor (2012) 0.40].
  • Wong, D.P., Chan, G.S. & Smith, A.W.  (2012). Repeated sprint and change–of–direction abilities in physically active individuals and soccer players: training and testing implications. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 26(9): 2324–2330  [Impact Factor (2011) 1.85].
  • Wong, D.P., Chaouachi, A., Dellal, A. & Smith, A.W. (2012).  Comparison of ground reaction forces and contact times between two lateral plyometric exercises.  International Journal of Sports Medicine, 3(8), 647-653. [Impact Factor (2011) 2.40]. 
  • Cheung, R.T.H., Smith, A.W. & Wong, D.P.  (2012).  H:Q ratios and bilateral leg strength in college field and court sports players.  Journal of Human Kinetics, 33:63-71. [Impact Factor (2012) 0.40].
  • Ngo, K.L., Tsui, M.C., Smith, A.W., C. Carling, Chan, G.S., & Wong, D.P.  (2012).  The effects of man-marking on work intensity in small-sided soccer.   Journal of Sports Science and Medicine, 11: 109-114 [Impact Factor (2012) 0.68].
  • Sam, K.L., Chan, G.S., Wong, D.P. & Smith, A.W.  (2011). Comparison of tennis serve performance between fatigued and non-fatigued conditions.  Hong Kong Recreation Review, 23: 16-19.
  • Dellal, A., Wong, D. P., Ambassa, S., & Smith, A. W. (2011). Determinants of the energy cost of middle distance front crawl swimming among black swimmers. International Journal of Motor Learning and Sport Performance, 1(1), 37-45.
  • Rosenhahn B., Brox T., Kersting U., Smith, A.W., Gurney J., Klette R.  (2006).  A system for marker-less human motion estimation.  Kuenstliche Intelligenz, 20(1):45-51.  Winner of the DAGM 2005 Main Prize for Best Paper.
  • Rydeard, R.A., Leger, A.B. & Smith, A.W.  (2006). Pilates-based therapeutic exercise: effect on subjects with non-specific chronic low back pain and functional disability.  Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 36(7): 472-484.  [Impact Factor (2012) 2.538]  
  • Winner of the 2006 Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy Excellence in Research Award.
  • Smith, A.W. (2006).  The dynamics of gait initiation in humans.  Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair [Impact Factor (2012) 3.772], 20(1):214.
  • Smith, A.W., Trew, M. & Holden, A. (2006).  Lower extremity joint stiffness in balance control.  Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair [Impact Factor (2012) 3.772], 20(1):214.
  • Bryant, E.C., Bruce, A., Trew, M., Kuisma, R. & Smith, A.W. (2005).  Gender differences in balance performance at the time of retirement.  Clinical Biomechanics [Impact Factor (2012) 2.036], 20(3): 330-335. 
  • Bryant E.C., Trew M.E., Bruce A.M., Kuisma R.M.E. & Smith, A.W. (2005). Effect of retirement and change in activity levels on lower limb muscle strength. Journal of Sports Sciences [Impact Factor (2012) 1.870]. 23(2); 221-222.
  • Chan, G.N.Y., Kirtley, C., Smith, A.W. & Tsang, W.W.N.  (2005). Changes in knee moments with contralateral versus ipsilateral cane usage in females with knee osteoarthritis.  Clinical Biomechanics [Impact Factor (2012) 2.036], 20(4): 396-404. 
  • Rosenhahn, B., Kersting, U.G., Smith, A.W., Gurney, J.K., Brox, T. & Klette, R.  (2005).  A system for marker-less human motion estimation.  Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 3663: 230-237.
  • Chan, N.C.N., Smith, A.W. & Lo, S.K.  (2004).  The efficacy of neuromuscular electrical stimulation in improving ankle kinetics during walking in children with cerebral palsy.  Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal, 22(1): 50-56.  
  • Bryant E.C., Trew M.E., Bruce A.M., Kuisma R.M.E. & Smith, A.W. (2004). Lower limb muscle strength and activity levels in people approaching retirement. Journal of Aging & Physical Activity [Impact Factor (2011) 1.800]. 12(3); 312-313. 
  • Smith, A.W., Lo, S.K. & Jamshidi, M. (2002) Clinical measurement of muscle tone using a velocity-corrected manual muscle test.  American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation [Impact Factor (2012) 1.762], 81(3): 202-206.
  • Smith, A.W., Kirtley, C. & Jamshidi, M.  (2000). Intra-rater reliability of manual passive movement velocity in the clinical evaluation of knee extensor muscle tone.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation [Impact Factor (2012) 2.254], 81(10):1428-1431.
  • Weiler, M., Stein, R.B., Ladouceur, M., Whittaker, P.T. Smith, A.W., Naaman, S., Barbeau, H., Bugaresti, J. & Aimone, E. (1999).  Multi-center evaluation of electrical stimulation systems for walking.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation [Impact Factor (2012) 2.254], 80(5):495-500.
  • Weiler, M., Stein, R.B., Ladouceur, M., Barbeau, H., Smith, A.W., Aimone, E., Hammond, L. & Whittaker, P.T (1997).  Assisting gait with functional electrical stimulation: results from a multicentre trial.  International FES Society, 2:160.
  • Jamshidi, M. & Smith, A.W.  (1996). Clinical measurement of spasticity using the pendulum test: Comparison of electrogoniometric and videotape analyses. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation [Impact Factor (2012) 2.254], 77(11): 1129-1132.
  • Kawamura, A., Aimone, E., Lee, A., Smith, A.W. & Bugaresti, J.  (1995).  The effect of a sitting versus a lying position on sacral transcutaneous oxygen pressures in spinal cord injured individuals.  Journal of Neurotrauma [Impact Factor (2012) 3.426], 12(3), 478.
  • Smith, A.W.  (1993). Variability in human locomotion: Are repeat trials necessary?  Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, 39(2), 115-123.
  • McConnell, S., Smith, A.W. & Thomas, S.  (1993).  The mechanical energy requirements during the Canadian Aerobic Fitness Test.  Journal of Biomechanics, 26(3), 314.
  • Smith, A.W. (1992).  A comparison between kinematic and kinetic methods of segmental power calculation in normal walking.  Journal of Biomechanics, 25(6), 655.
  • Smith, A.W. (1991).  The calculation of lower limb support moment during stance in gait using a five-segment model.  Journal of Biomechanics, 24(3/4), 243.
  • Smith, A.W.  (1990). A biomechanical analysis of amputee athlete gait.  International Journal of Sport Biomechanics, 6(3), 262-282.
 

Presentations

Drew Smith

  • Smith, A.W., Reitdyk, S. & Wong, D.P.  (2013).  A comparison of three-dimensional energy between gait initiation and steady-state gait.  The 4th International Conference on Sport and Exercise Science, Bangkok, Thailand, March. 
  • Lau, E.Y., Wong, D.P., Smith, A.W. & Ransdell, L.B.  (2012). Association between total energy expenditure and body kinematics during active video gaming.  59th Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine and 3rd World Congress on Exercise is Medicine, San Francisco USA, May-June.
  • Wong, D.P., Chaouachi, A., Dellal, A. & Smith A.W.. (2012). Comparison of two lateral plyometric exercise kinetics in professional soccer players. 3rdWorld Conference on Science and Soccer, Ghent, Belgium, May.
  • Wong, D.P., Smith, A.W. & Chaouachi, A.  (2012).  RSA/RCOD index: application to training and testing for soccer players. 3rdWorld Conference on Science and Soccer, Ghent, Belgium, May.
  • Smith, A.W.  & Wong, D.P.  (2012).  The effect of window size on the calculation of ankle joint stiffness in quiet standing.  The 3rd International Conference of Sport and Exercise Science, Bangkok, February.
  • Tsui, M.C., Chan, G.S., Smith, A.W. & Wong, D.P.  (2011).  The effect of rule and game modification in football small-sided games amongst adolescents.  Summer School for PE Teachers 2011: Promotion of Healthy Living Among Students, Hong Kong, July.
  • Ulmer, F. & Smith, A.W. (2009).  An investigation into the effect of body mass and physical activity on postural stability in children.  The 7th Australasian Biomechanics Conference, Griffith University, Gold Coast QLD, Australia, Nov-Dec.
  • Ulmer, F. & Smith, A.W. (2009).  The influence of body mass and physical activity on postural sway in children.  19th International Conference of the International Society for Posture and Gait Research (ISPGR 2009), Bologna, Italy, June.
  • Smith, A.W. & Ulmer, F.  (2007).  The role of joint stiffness in quiet standing and gait initiation in healthy, young adults.  The 3rd Asian Pacific Conference on Biomechanics, November, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Ulmer, F. & Smith, A.W.  (2007).  The role of joint stiffness in the initiation of gait in healthy, normal subjects.  The 6th Australasian Biomechanics Conference, February,  University of Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Smith, A.W. (2006).  The dynamics of gait initiation in healthy, young subjects.  14th Biennial Conference of the Canadian Society for Biomechanics, August, Waterloo ON, Canada.
  • Smith, A.W. (2006).  The dynamics of gait initiation in humans.  4th World Congress on NeuroRehabilitation, Hong Kong SAR, China, February.
  • Smith, A.W., Trew, M. & Holden, A. (2006).  Lower extremity joint stiffness in balance control.  4th World Congress on NeuroRehabilitation, Hong Kong SAR, China, February.
  • Kersting U., Rosenhahn B., Smith, A.W., Gurney J., Brox T., Klette R.  (2005).  Silhouette-based human motion estimation.  3rd International Biomechanics of the Lower Limb in Health Disease and Rehabilitation.  Salford, UK, September.
  • Rosenhahn, B., Kersting, U., Smith, A.W., Gurney, J.K., Brox, T. & Klette, R.  (2005).  A system for marker-less human motion estimation.  27th Annual meeting of the German Association for Pattern Recognition (Jahrestagung der Deutschen Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Mustererkennung) DAGM2005, Vienna Austria, September.  Winner of the DAGM2005 Main Prize for Best Paper.
  • Chan, N.C.N., Smith, A.W. & Lo, S.K.  (2005) The effect of NMES on ankle joint kinetics during walking in children with cerebral palsy.  Movement Analysis 2005: Building Bridges, Auckland, New Zealand, February.
  • Green, K., Smith, A.W. & Dawson, L.  (2005) Perception of partial weight bearing during gait in subjects using axillary and elbow crutches.  Movement Analysis 2005: Building Bridges, Auckland, New Zealand, February.
  • Bryant, E.M., Trew, M.E., Bruce, A., Kuisma, R. & Smith, A.W.  (2004).  Effect of retirement and change in activity levels on lower limb muscle strength. BASES (British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences) Annual Conference, Loughborough University, UK, September.
  • Bryant, E.M., Trew, M.E., Bruce, A., Kuisma, R. & Smith, A.W.  (2004) Lower limb muscle strength and activity levels in people approaching retirement.  6th World Congress on Aging and Physical Activity, London, Canada, August.
  • Smith, A.W.  (2004)  Balance testing: why is it so hard to stand still?  Movement Analysis 2004, Auckland, New Zealand, February.
  • Bryant, E.M., Trew, M.E., Bruce, A. & Smith, A.W.  (2003).  Is there a gender difference in balance ability in subjects approaching retirement?  14th International World Confederation for Physical Therapy, Barcelona, Spain, June.
  • Chan, N.C.N, Smith, A.W. & Lo, S.K.  (2003).  The efficacy of neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) to gastro-soleus muscle for children with cerebral palsy.  14th International World Confederation for Physical Therapy Congress. Barcelona. Spain, June.
  • Gould J.A., Kuisma R., Smith, A.W. & Lee R. (2003). Three dimensional measurement of posture and movements of the neck, shoulder and scapula. 14th International World Confederation for Physical Therapy Congress. Barcelona. Spain, June.
  • Chan, G., Smith, A.W., Kirtley, C. & Tsang, W.W.N.  (2001).  Contralateral and ipsilateral can usage by patients with osteoarthritic knee.  American Society of Biomechanics Annual Meeting, August, San Diego USA.
  • Rydeard, R.A., Leger, A.B. & Smith, A.W.  (2001). An exercise rehabilitation approach:  effect on low back pain and functional disability.  Inaugural International Physiotherapy Congress of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy, Singapore. 
  • Rydeard, R.A., Leger, A.B. & Smith, A.W.  (2001). An exercise rehabilitation approach:  effect on low back pain and functional disability.  1st International Conference on Movement Dysfunction, Edinburgh, Scotland. 
  • Rydeard, R., Leger, A., Smith, A.W. & Packer, T.  (2000).  An exercise rehabilitation approach: effect on low back pain and functional disability.  Research in Rehabilitation Symposium, June, Kingston, Canada.
  • Kirtley, C., Smith, A.W., Ng, K.P., Tsang, T.L., Shum, L.K. & Suen, S.K.  (2000).  Relationship of body centre of mass to the base of support.  3rd Australasian Biomechanics Conference, February, Griffith University, Sydney QLD, Australia.
  • Rydeard, R., Leger, A., Smith, A.W. & Packer, T.  (1999).  Effect on low back pain and functional disability:  preliminary findings.  1999 Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association Annual Congress, November, Hong Kong SAR.
  • Smith, A.W., Kirtley, C., Lo, S.K. & Jamshidi, M.  (1999).  Clinical measurement of knee extensor muscle spasticity using a velocity-corrected manual muscle test.  International Society of Biomechanics Conference, August, Calgary AB, Canada.
  • Makhamra, S., Pape, K., Harrison, R., Smith, A.W., Tsang, P. & MacKay, W.  (1997). Entrainment of voluntary movement by rhythmic movement.  1997 Neuroscience Meeting, October, New Orleans LA, USA.
  • Jamshidi, M. & Smith, A.W.  (1997).  Clinical measurement of spasticity using the pendulum test: comparison of electrogoniometric and videotape analyses.  1997 Inter Urban Spinal Cord Meeting: Outcome Measures in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation, June, Lyndhurst, The Spinal Cord Centre, Toronto, Canada.
  • Jamshidi, M. & Smith, A.W.  (1996).  Clinical measurement of spasticity using a velocity-adjusted Modified Ashworth Scale. 1997 Inter Urban Spinal Cord Meeting: Outcome Measures in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation, June, Lyndhurst, The Spinal Cord Centre, Toronto, Canada.
  • Hammond, L., Aimone, E., Materny, C., Smith, A.W., Makhamra, S., McGillivray, C. & Bugaresti, J.  (1996).  The effect of combining two types of electrical stimulation in walking after incomplete spinal cord injury:  A case study. Neuroscience Network Centres of Excellence 1996 Annual Meeting, May-June, Ottawa ON, Canada.
  • Wieler, M., Stein, R.B., Ladouceur, M., Barbeau, H., Smith, A.W., Aimone, E., Hammond, L., McGillivray, C., Bugaresti, J. & Whittaker, M.  (1996).  Update on the Network multi-centre trial using functional electrical stimulation systems for assisting gait. Neuroscience Network Centres of Excellence 1996 Annual Meeting, May-June, Ottawa ON, Canada.
  • Alabone, E., Aimone, E., Poole, S., MacKellar, H. & Smith, A.W.  (1996).  Validity and reliability of clinical measures of spasticity.  University of Toronto, Department of Physical Therapy Student Research Day, May, Toronto ON, Canada.
  • Jamshidi, M. & Smith, A.W.  (1996).  Clinical measurement of spasticity using the pendulum test: comparison of electrogoniometric and videotape analyses.  1st Australasian Biomechanics Conference, February, University of Sydney, Sydney NSW, Australia.
  • Jamshidi, M. & Smith, A.W.  (1996).  Clinical measurement of spasticity using a velocity-adjusted Modified Ashworth Scale. 1st Australasian Biomechanics Conference, February, University of Sydney, Sydney NSW, Australia.
  • Smith, A.W., Bugaresti, J., Aimone, E., Biemann, I., Hammond, L., Lee, A. & Makhamra, S.  (1996). Gait analysis of functional electrical stimulation-assisted walking in subjects with incomplete spinal cord injury.  1st Australasian Biomechanics Conference, February, University of Sydney, Sydney NSW, Australia.
  • Jamshidi, M. & Smith, A.W.  (1995).  Clinical measurement of spasticity using a velocity-adjusted modified Ashworth scale.  Clinical Rehabilitation Research Symposium, May, Queen’s University, Kingston ON, Canada.
  • Kawamura, A., Aimone, E., Lee, A., Smith, A.W., Bugaresti, J & McGillivray, C.  (1995).  The effect of a lying versus sitting position on sacral transcutaneous oxygen pressures.  University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine Student Research Symposium, January, Toronto ON, Canada.
  • Wieler, M., Stein, R.B., Dai, R., Ladouceur, M., Chilco, L., Barbeau, H., Smith, A.W., Bugaresti, J., Biemann, I., Aimone, E. & Whittaker, M.  (1995). Multi-centre clinical testing of functional electrical stimulation systems to assist walking.   World Confederation for Physical Therapy Congress, June, Washington DC USA.
  • Wieler, M., Stein, R.B., Dai, R., Ladouceur, M., Chilco, L., Barbeau, H., Smith, A.W., Bugaresti, J, Biemann, I, Aimone, E. & Whittaker, M.  (1995).   Progress of the Network Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) trials.  Neuroscience Network Centres of Excellence 1995 Annual Meeting, June, Montreal Québéc, Canada.
  • Aimone, E., Thomas, S., Smith, A.W. & McConnell, S.  (1994).  The effect of fitness, physical activity and age on the energy cost of a stepping task.  1994 Commonwealth & International Scientific Conference, Access to Active Living, August, Victoria BC, Canada.
  • Aimone, E., Thomas, S., Smith, A.W. & McConnell, S.  (1994).  The stability of physiologic responses to a stair stepping task in healthy older women.  Joint American Physical Therapy Association/ Canadian Physiotherapy Association Conference, June, Toronto ON, Canada.
  • Makhamra, S., Pape, K., Smith, A.W., Wilson, V., McKay, W., Perlman, N. & Plyley, M.  (1994).  The perception of human walking patterns in teenagers with cerebral palsy.  1994 Neuroscience Meeting, November, Miami FL, USA.
  • Wieler, M., Stein, R.B., Dai, R., Ladouceur, M., Chilco, L., Barbeau, H., Smith, A.W., Bugaresti, J, Biemann, I, Aimone, E. & Whittaker, M.  (1994).  Multi-centre clinical testing of stimulation systems for walking.  Neuroscience Network Centres of Excellence 1994 Annual Meeting, June, Toronto ON, Canada.
  • Alabone, E., Aimone, E., Pole-MacKellar, H., Poole, S. & Smith, A.W.  (1993).  Reliability of the pendulum test of spasticity.  New Trends in Spinal Cord Injury Research and Treatment, October, Toronto ON, Canada.
  • Smith, A.W., Bugaresti, J., Biemann, I. & Aimone, E.  (1993).  Clinical trials of FES technology applied to gait in a spinal cord injured population.  New Trends in Spinal Cord Injury Research and Treatment, October, Toronto ON, Canada.
  • Smith, A.W., Donovan, P.J. & Smith, R.M.  (1993).  Gait analysis utilising a simplified two-segment model of the foot.  8th Annual East Coast Clinical Gait Laboratory Conference, May, Rochester MN, USA.
  • McConnell, S., Smith, A.W. & Thomas, S.  (1992).  The mechanical energy requirements during the Canadian Aerobic Fitness Test.  Proceedings of the 2nd North American Conference on Biomechanics (NACOB), August, Chicago IL, USA.
  • Smith, A.W.  (1991).  Within- and between-subject variability in normal human locomotion.  XIII International Congress on Biomechanics, December, Perth WA, Australia.
  • Smith, A.W.  (1991).  A comparison between kinematic and kinetic methods of segmental power calculation in human locomotion.  15th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, October, Tempe AZ, USA.
  • Smith, A.W.  (1990).  The calculation of lower limb support moment during stance in gait using a five-segment model.  14th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, November, Miami FL, USA.