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Biography

Tom Wainwright is a physiotherapist, clinical academic and quality improvement specialist. He is Associate Professor in Orthopaedics and Deputy Head of the Orthopaedic Research Institute at Bournemouth University.

He has a broad range of orthopaedic and musculoskeletal related research interests, and is internationally recognised for his work on Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) protocols within orthopaedics. Tom is passionate about improving the quality of healthcare systems and works to help other healthcare providers improve the quality of their services. The Institute of Consulting named him as the 2010 Young Consultant of the Year for his work on a portfolio if quality improvement projects.

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Journal Articles

Chapters

  • Lloyd, J., Starks, I., Wainwright, T.W. and Middleton, R.G., 2013. Metal-on-Metal Resurfacing and the Cost to the Nation: A Conservative Estimate of the Unexpected Costs Required to Implement the New Metal-on-Metal Follow-Up Programme in the UK. Total Hip Arthroplasty Tribological Considerations and Clinical Consequences. Springer Science & Business Media.
  • Middleton, R., Olyslaegers, C. and Wainwright, T., 2007. Computer Navigation. Improving Outcomes with Hard on Hard Bearings. Bioceramics and alternatives bearings in joint arthroplasty. In: Chang, J.-D. and Billau, K., eds. Bioceramics and Alternative Bearings in Joint Arthroplasty. Steinkopff Darmstadt, 341-343.

Conferences

  • Bahadori, S., Davenport, P., Immins, T. and Wainwright, T., 2018. Validation of joint angle measurements: Comparison of a novel low cost marker-less system with an industry standard three-dimensional marker-based system. In: 12th World Congress of the International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine. 8-12 July 2018 Paris. Elsevier, e439.
  • Bahadori, S., Immins, T. and Wainwright, T., 2017. The effect of calf neuromuscular electrical stimulation and intermittent pneumatic compression on thigh microcirculation. In: ISPRM 30 April-4 May 2017 Buenos Aires.
  • Gavin, J., Cooper, M. and Wainwright, T., 2016. KNEE JOINT ANGLE INFLUENCES GASTROCNEMIUS NEUROMUSCULAR ACTIVITY DURING GEKO ELECTROSTIMULATON IN HEALTHY, OLDER ADULTS: A PILOT STUDY. In: 20th European Congress of physical and Rehabilitation Medicine 24-28 April 2016 Lisbon, Portugal.
  • Vaughan, N., Dubey, V.N., Wainwright, T.W. and Middleton, R.G., 2015. Can virtual-reality simulators assess experience and skill level of orthopaedic surgeons? 105-108.
  • Vaughan, N., Dubey, V.N., Wainwright, T.W. and Middleton, R.G., 2015. Does virtual-reality training on orthopaedic simulators improve performance in the operating room? 51-54.
  • Wainwright, T.W., 2015. WHAT ISSUES MUST WE ADDRESS IF WE ARE TO FURTHER ACCELERATE RECOVERY AND SHORTEN LENGTH OF STAY IN TOTAL HIP AND KNEE REPLACEMENT ERAS? In: World Congress of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery and Perioperative Medicine 10-12 May 2015 Washington, DC. 683-720.
  • Wainwright, T. and Middleton, R., 2008. Effective clinical leadership galvanizes different professional groups and improves patient outcomes and experience. In: Leadership and Practice Development in Health Conference 1 November 2008 Hobart, Australia..
  • Wainwright, T., Middleton, R., Olyslaegers, C. and Vingerhoeds, B., 2008. Adopting a patient-centered pathway for hip and knee replacement patients delivers improvement in all dimensions of healthcare quality. In: The International Society for Quality in Health Care 25th International Conference 19-22 October 2008 Copenhagen, Denmark..
  • Wainwright, T., Middleton, R., Olyslaegers, C., Vingerhoeds, B. and Fick, D., 2008. Focusing on improving clinical outcomes using a patient centred approach allows you to effectively manage the challenges of healthcare economics and policy. In: European Health Management Association Annual Conference 1 June 2008 Athens, Greece..
  • Olyslaegers, C., Wainwright, T. and Middleton, R., 2008. A PATIENT CENTRED PATHWAY DECREASES LENGTH OF STAY AND IMPROVES PATIENT SATISFACTION AFTER TOTAL HIP REPLACEMENT. In: British Hip Society Annual Conference 2008 27-29 February 2008 Norwich.
  • Middleton, R., Olyslaegers, C. and Wainwright, T.W., 2007. Computer Navigation: Improving Outcomes with Hard on Hard Bearings. In: 12th BIOLOX® Symposium 7-8 September 2007 Seoul.

Posters

  • Wainwright, T. and Burgess, L., 2018. The role of Prehabilitation for Lumbar Spine Surgery - A Systematic Review. In: The 8th ERAS UK Conference, London.
  • Bahadori, S., Immins, T. and Wainwright, T., 2018. A review of current wearable technology and innovations for rehabilitation following hip and knee replacement. In: International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM).
  • Bahadori, S., Newman, S., Gulati, V., Wainwright, T., Immins, T. and Middleton, R., 2018. Face And Content Validation Of The Sim-K Haptic-Feedback Enhanced Total Knee Replacement Virtual Reality Simulator. In: 19th EFORT Congress 2018.
  • Wainwright, T. and Burgess, L., 2018. What role could further implementation of ERAS across elective Orthopaedic and Spinal Procedures play in helping to ease the current NHS capacity challenges? In: The 6th World Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Congress.
  • Wainwright, T. and Burgess, L., 2018. What is the Current Evidence Base for Post-Operative Physiotherapy in General Surgical ERAS Pathways? In: The 6th World Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Congress.
  • Wainwright, T. and Burgess, L., 2018. Is ERAS now the routine standard care in English NHS hospitals for THR and TKR? In: The 6th ERAS World Congress.
  • Ferraro, F., Gavin, J., Wainwright, T. and McConnell, A., 2018. The effects of 8 weeks of inspiratory muscle training on the balance of healthy older people: a randomised, double-blind, placebo controlled trial. In: British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) Student Conference 2018.
  • Burgess, L. and Wainwright, T., 2017. Total Hip Replacement and Total Knee Replacement Outcomes in the Elderly - An Opportunity for Further Improvement of ERAS pathways. In: 7th UK ERAS Society Conference.
  • Burgess, L. and Wainwright, T., 2017. Do patient information booklets on total hip and knee replacement surgeries prescribe exercise regimes that follow ERAS principles? In: 7th UK ERAS Society Conference.
  • Gulati, V., Newman, S., Uzoigwe, C., Wainwright, T. and Middleton, R., 2017. Peri-operative management of fracture neck of femur patients on anti-coagulant or anti-thrombotic medication. In: EFORT Congress.
  • Wainwright, T. and Middleton, R., 2017. Does neuromuscular electrical-stimulation improve recovery following acute ankle sprain: A feasiblity randomised-controlled trial. In: ISPRM 2017.
  • Creasey, J., Masterman, J., Turpin, G., Stanley, R., Immins, T. and Wainwright, T., 2017. An evaluation of a new strengthening and exercise programme that aims to improve the symptoms of knee osteoarthriits by goal setting, using strength to bodyweight ratios. In: OARSI 2017 World Congress.
  • Gavin, J., Burgess, L. and Wainwright, T., 2017. Neuromuscular comparison of the upper-leg during isometric bed exercises and functional sit-to-stand exercises in older adults. In: OARSI 2017 Congress.
  • Low, M., Immins, T. and Wainwright, T., 2016. UK survey of physiotherapy practice for patients with hip osteoarthritis. In: ER-WCPT.
  • Gavin, J., Immins, T. and Wainwright, T.W., 2016. Stair negotiation as a rehabilitation intervention for enhancing recovery following orthopaedic surgery: a systematic review. In: Research and Impact in Active Ageing Symposium.
  • Branney, J., Dyall, S., Wainwright and Middleton, R., 2016. A review of the literature related to the role of nutritional supplementation in an enhanced recovery pathway for hip and knee replacement. In: RCN Society of Orthopaedic and Trauma Nursing International Conference and Exhibition.
  • Wainwright, T., Immins, T. and Middleton, R.G., 2016. The case for applying enhanced recovery after surgery to fractured neck of femur. In: 17th EFORT Annual Congress.
  • Wainwright, T.W., Pollalis, A., Immins, T. and Middleton, R.G., 2016. How long before routine next-day discharge for primary hip and knee replacement patients in the UK? In: World Congress of Enhanced Recovery after Surgery.
  • Wainwright, T., McNaught, H., Jones, T. and Immins, T., 2016. Patient reported importance of occupational therapy in a hip and knee replacement ERAS protocol. In: World Congress of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery.
  • Wainwright, T., Branney, J., Dyall, S. and Middleton, R., 2016. What is the evidence for nutritional supplementation in a hip and knee replacement ERAS protocol. In: World Congress of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery.
  • Wainwright, T., Immins, T. and Middleton, R.G., 2016. What is the role of occupational therapy in an enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) protocol? In: World Congress of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery.
  • Gavin, J., Cooper, M. and Wainwright, T.W., 2016. ELECTRICAL NERVE STIMULATION FOR 20 MINUTES DOES NOT INDUCE NEUROMUSCULAR FATIGUE IN OLDER ADULTS, REGARDLESS OF LEG POSITION. In: 20th European Congress of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine.
  • Wainwright, T.W., Cooper, M. and Gavin, J., 2016. ELECTRICAL NERVE STIMULATION AFFECTS LOWER-LEG NEUROMUSCULAR ACTIVITY, BUT NOT BALANCE ABILITY, IN HEALTHY, OLDER ADULTS. In: 20th European Congress of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine.
  • Wainwright, T.W., 2016. Evaluating the effect of the English Enhanced Recovery Partnership Programme: A national analysis of length of stay from 2009-2015. In: International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare.
  • Wainwright, T.W., Immins, K. and Middleton, R.G., 2016. An evaluation of a new education and cycling programme that aims to promote the self-management of hip osteoarthritis through education, advice and exercise. In: Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) World Congress on Osteoarthritis.
  • Wainwright, T.W., Immins, T., Pollalis, A. and Middleton, R.G., 2015. Oxford Hip Score: A comparison of best and worst performing hopsitals. In: 16TH EFORT Congress 2015.
  • Wainwright, T.W. and Middleton, R.G., 2015. WHAT IS THE POTENTIAL EFFECT ON NATIONAL BED CAPACITY IF ERAS WAS APPLIED TO ALL FRACTURED NECK OF FEMUR PATIENTS? In: World Congress of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery and Perioperative Medicine.
  • Francis, N., Scott, M., Wainwright, T.W., McDonald, D., Barlow, R., Fearon, K., Ljunggvist, O. and Carter, F., 2015. THE EVOLUTION AND IMPACT OF NATIONAL ERAS SOCIETIES: LESSONS TO LEARN FROM ERAS-UK. In: World Congress of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery and Perioperative Medicine.
  • Wainwright, T.W., 2015. A 5-YEAR LENGTH OF STAY TREND ANALYSIS FOR SURGICAL PROCEDURES IDENTIFIED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AS SUITABLE FOR ERAS IN THE SOUTH WEST REGION OF ENGLAND. In: World Congress of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery and Perioperative Medicine.
  • Wainwright, T.W. and Middleton, R.G., 2015. WHAT EFFECT HAS THE INTRODUCTION OF ERAS HAD ON LENGTH OF STAY AFTER TOTAL HIP AND KNEE REPLACEMENT IN THE SOUTH WEST REGION OF ENGLAND? In: World Congress of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery and Perioperative Medicine.
  • Wainwright, Immins, T. and Middleton, R.G., 2015. A cycling and education programme to promote self-management and to increase functional ability in patients with osteoarthritis of the hip. In: OARSI 2015 World Congress.
  • Wainwright, T.W., Immins, T. and Middleton, R.G., 2015. Oxford Knee Score: A comparison of best and worst performing hospitals. In: 2015 BASK Annual Spring Meeting.
  • Wainwright, Immins, T. and Middleton, R., 2014. Introducing the principles of enhanced recovery to a fractured neck of femur pathway - 5 year results and experience. In: 4th ERAS UK Conference.
  • Wainwright, Immins, T. and Middleton, R., 2014. The National Effect of applying Enhanced Recovery principles to fractured neck of femur patients. In: 4th ERAS UK conference.
  • Wainwright and Middleton, R., 2014. Evaluating the effect of the geko™device against TED stockings on post-operative oedema in a total hip replacement enhanced recovery pathway - a randomised controlled trial. In: 4th ERAS UK conference.
  • Wainwright, Immins, T. and Middleton, R., 2014. A service evaluation of a cycling and education programme for the treatment of hip osteoarthritis. In: Physiotherapy UK.
  • Wainwright, Immins, T. and Middleton, R., 2014. A randomised-controlled-trial comparing the effect of the geko device and TED stockings on post-operative oedema in Total Hip Replacement patients. In: Physiotherapy UK.
  • Wainwright, Jones, E.L., Wainwright, T.W., Davies, S.E., Porter, P.J. and Francis, N.K., 2013. Barriers to early mobilisation within Musculoskeletal and Colorectal Enhanced Recovery. In: 3rd ERAS UK Conference.
  • Jones, E.L., Wainwright, T., Francis, N.K. and Middleton, R.G., 2012. A literature review: the impact of enhanced recovery after surgery on patient experience in orthopaedics. In: 1st ERAS Congress.
  • Lloyd, J., Wainwright, T., Lockhart, J., Middleton, R. and Sisak, K., 2012. Enhanced Recovery in Trauma: Day of surgery admissions and how they improve effeciency. In: Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Conference. Hosted by the Royal College of Surgeons Welsh Professional Practice Affairs Board..
  • Lloyd, J., Barbaselu, M., Wainwright, T., Plakogiannis, C. and Middleton, R., 2012. Enhanced Recovery in Total Knee Replacement: To tourniquet on not to tourniquet. In: Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Conference. Hosted by the Royal College of Surgeons Welsh Professional Practice Affairs Board..
  • Starks, I., Wainwright, T., Lloyd, J. and Middleton, R., 2012. Enhanced Recovery Pathways Save Lives. In: 13th EFORT Congress.
  • Lloyd, J., Wainwright, T. and Middleton, R., 2012. Enhanced recovery in hip and knee arthroplasty: The role of minimally invasive surgery. In: 13th EFORT Congress 2012..
  • Lloyd, J., Wainwright, T. and Middleton, R., 2012. Metal-On-Metal Resurfacing And The Cost To The Nation: A Conservative Estimate Of The Unexpected Costs Required To Implement The New Metal–On-Metal Follow-up Program In The UK. In: 13th EFORT Congress 2012.
  • Wainwright, T. and Middleton, R., 2012. Enhanced Recovery after Surgery. Improving quality in every dimension: An orthopaedic example. In: International Forum for Quality and Safety in Healthcare..
  • Lloyd, J., Starks, I., Wainwright, T. and Middleton, R., 2012. The hidden costs of metal on metal hips: The financial and logistical implications of changing hospital follow up. In: The British Hip Society Annual Meeting.
  • Lloyd, J., Starks, I., Wainwright, T. and Middleton, R., 2012. The cost of implementing the new BOA/BHS resurfacing surveillance guidelines in England and Wales. In: The British Hip Society Annual Meeting.
  • Starks, I., Wainwright, T. and Middleton, R., 2011. Enhanced Recovery Pathways Save Lives. In: 1st UK Conference on Enhanced Recovery.
  • Wainwright and Middleton, R., 2011. In a high volume orthopaedic unit, managing natural variability and utilising the theory of constraints improves surgical throughput. In: International Forum on Quality and Safety in Health Care.
  • Wainwright and Middleton, R., 2011. Removing artificial variability from a physiotherapy service helps to reduce length of stay in an orthopaedic pathway. In: International Forum on Quality and Safety in Health Care.
  • Wainwright, Ferrieira, M. and Middleton, R., 2011. A rapid improvement program. How to standardise a joint replacement pathway across 10 hospitals in 6 months. In: International Forum on Quality and Safety in Health Care.
  • Wainwright, T., Price, M. and Middleton, R., 2010. Uncemented hip replacements have significant economic benefits over cemented hips. In: 11th EFFORT Congress.
  • Wainwright and Middleton, R., 2010. An enhanced recovery surgical pathway for hip and knee replacement - How to use Dr Foster software to evaluate success. In: International Forum on Quality and Safety in Health Care.
  • Vingerhoeds, B., Wainwright, T., Fick, D., Olyslaegers, C. and Middleton, R., 2009. A patient-centred pathway dramatically reduces length of stay and improves outcomes in primary joint replacement in a safe way. In: 10th EFFORT Congress.
  • Wainwright, Olyslaegers, C. and Middleton, R., 2009. Utilising guidance from the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement can help to make dramatic improvements to a hip and knee replacement pathway. In: The International Forum on Quality and Safety in Health Care.
  • Wainwright, T., Swan, J., Olyslaegers, C. and Middleton, R., 2008. A standardised analgesic ladder can reduce pain and facilitate accelerated rehabilitation after knee replacement. In: Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Annual Conference.
  • Wainwright, T., Olyslaegers, C., Vingerhoeds, B. and Middleton, R., 2008. Achieving Rapid Change in Orthopaedics. In: The International Forum on Quality and Safety in Health Care.
  • Edwards, S., Serjeant, S., Middleton, R., Wainwright, T., Yates, P. and Olyslaegers, C., 2007. Hip Arthroplasty. Can they interfere with airport security systems? In: 8th EFORT Congress.
  • Wainwright, T., Middleton, R., Edwards, S. and Serjeant, S., 2006. Fluoroscopic image guided vs imageless navigation in hip resurfacing. In: 6th Annual Meeting of CAOS..
  • Edwards, S., Middleton, R., Wainwright, T. and Serjeant, S., 2006. Pins and Things - Navigated hip resurfacing. In: 6th Annual Meeting of CAOS..
  • Edwards, S., Wainwright, T., Middleton, R. and Serjeant, S., 2006. Navigated hip resurfacing - A trainee's perspective. In: 6th Annual Meeting of CAOS..
  • Wainwright, T., Middleton, R., Serjeant, S. and Edwards, S., 2006. The clinical application of using computer navigation in the hip resurfacing procedure - A question of cost? In: 6th Annual Meeting of CAOS..

PhD Students

  • Susanna Bentman. An exploration of the clinical features, epidemiology, impact, current management and outcome measures used within patients with neurogenic claudication secondary to degenerative spinal stenosis
  • Francesco Ferraro. Trunk muscle training to improve balance and functional mobility in healthy elderly, a novel approach
  • Mara Catalina Aguilera Canon

Profile of Teaching PG

  • Ma Care of the Older Person
  • Physical Activity, Disease and Public Health, Bristol University

Profile of Teaching UG

  • EE2GP - Research Methods
  • C - Physiotherapy. Physiotherapy Management in Practice

Invited Lectures

  • BMI Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Conference, Manchester, Mar 2013
  • 05 Jun 2013 more
  • Working together: a true 7 day physio service, CSP Congress, 17 Oct 2008 more
  • Care of the Older Person, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, 16 May 2016 more
  • Osteoarthritis & Hip & Knee Replacement Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, 17 Mar 2014 more
  • Osteoarthritis & Hip and Knee Replacement Brisbane, Brisbane, Australia, 18 Mar 2014 more
  • Osteoarthritis & Hip and Knee Replacement Sydney, Sydney, Australia, 19 Mar 2014 more
  • Osteoarthritis & Hip & Knee Replacement Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia, 21 Mar 2014 more
  • Osteoarthritis & Hip & Knee Replacement Melbourne, Melbourne, 24 Mar 2014 more
  • Osteoarthritis and Hip and Knee Replacement Perth, Perth, 27 Mar 2014 more
  • Orthopaedic Enhanced Recovery Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, 05 Mar 2012 more
  • Orthopaedic Enhanced Recovery Wellington, NZ, Wellington, New Zealand, 06 Mar 2012 more
  • Orthopaedic Enhanced Recovery Dunedin, Dunedin, NZ, 07 Mar 2012 more
  • Orthopaedic Enhanced Recovery Brisbane, Brisbane, Australia, 09 Mar 2012 more
  • Orthopaedic Enhanced Recovery Sydney, Sydney, Australia, 12 Mar 2012 more
  • Orthopaedic Enhanced Recovery Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, 13 Mar 2012 more
  • Orthopaedic Enhanced Recovery Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia, 14 Mar 2012 more
  • Orthopaedic Enhanced Recovery Perth, Perth, Australia, 15 Mar 2012 more
  • Global Festival of Learning, China 2017., China, 15 May 2017 more
  • Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, Buenos Aries, 30 Apr 2017 more
  • Society of Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine, Buenos Aries, 03 May 2017 more
  • British Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress, Liverpool, 20 Sep 2017 more
  • ERAS - A perspective on implementation, Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital, Cape Town, 12 Sep 2018 more
  • Enhanced Recovery in Spine Surgery, Weston Hall, Stafford, 23 Oct 2018 more

Grants

  • Mid-term follow-up of highly cross-linked polyethylene Total Hip Replacements. REC Ref: 13/SC/0275. IRAS project ID: 119827. (UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA, 01 Jul 2014). Awarded
  • A prospective, observational, multi-centre, cohort study of the MASTERSL femoral stem in patients with degenerative disease of the hip. Rec Ref: 14/LO/0052. (LIMA CORPORATE £127,000, 01 Jun 2014). In Progress
  • Maintenance of Functional Capacity during lower limb mobilisation and the potential for soft tissue repair for a novel form of neuro-muscular electro stimulation (Technology Strategy Board, 01 Sep 2013). Awarded
  • A new approach for preventing DVT in THR post-operative patients using NMES (Technology Strategy Board, 01 May 2013). Awarded
  • A model for managing the variability of care processes within a National Health Service elective care clinical microsystem (Dorset Research Consortium, 01 Dec 2009). In Progress
  • Improving the bearing surface in total hip replacement (THR): the use of oxidized zirconium and highly cross-linked polyethylene - a randomized controlled trial REC reference - 04/Q0505/71. (SMITH AND NEPHEW, 01 Jan 2006). Completed
  • The Effect of head size on hip dislocation and wear following total hip replacement (CPT/DHOH-11/00) REC reference – 01/6/010. (ZIMMER, 01 Jan 2003). Completed

External Responsibilities

Public Engagement & Outreach Activities

  • ORI Seminar: What's different about Parkinson's Disease?
  • ORI Seminar: Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome
  • Workshop with physiotherapists discussing pre/peri/post op physiotherapy care in ERAS
  • Orthopaedics in Action
  • ORI Seminar: Female Athletes - When Injury is More than Just an Injury
  • ORI Seminar: Robotic Hip Surgery and Enhanced Recovery after Surgery
  • Attendance at the Wessex International Healthcare Consortia: developing our footprint
  • Presentation to and meeting with the School of Nursing, SIAS International University, China
  • Presentation, Research and new developments in Orthopaedic Surgery, BU Festival of Learning, SIAS International University, China.
  • Interactive display, Virtual Reality Knee Surgery, BU Festival of Learning
  • Physical Activity and Osteoarthritis, at the Physical (In)Activity, Exercise & Clinical Contexts Seminar, hosted by the Sport and Physical Activity Research Centre, at Bournemouth University
  • Orthopaedic Research Impact presentation, at Service Excellence Conference 2016, at Bournemouth University
  • New developments in hip and knee replacement presentation, at U3A Public Lecture Day, at Bournemouth University
  • Orthopaedic Research Institute presentation at the FortisNet Launch Event, FortisNet Launch Event, Institute for Life Sciences, University of Southampton
  • UK ERAS Society Steering Board Meeting, Edinburgh, Nov 2015
  • International ERAS Society Committee Meeting, Stockholm, Sep 2015
  • Presentation, Use of the geko device to decrease oedema, to Bournemouth and Poole Lymphoedema and Lipoedema Support Group
  • Presenting CHAIN programme to GPs at Christchurch Clinical and Prescribing Forum, Christchurch, 30th April 2014.
  • Presentation to Bournemouth GPs at GP Education Event on the CHAIN programme. 19th June 2014 at Bournemouth University
  • Physiotherapy lecture to BSc students at Bournemouth University, 14th May 2013
  • Lecture to BSc Physiotherapy students at Bournemouth University. 25th May 2012
  • Invited lecture to undergraduate physiotherapy students, 20th May 2014
  • Hope FM. Radio Interview re CHAIN programme, Cycling Against Hip Pain. 18th December 2013
  • Hope FM. Interview on CHAIN programme. 16th April 2014.
  • ERAS 2012 Conference. Session chair. 2nd November 2012
  • Anglo-European College of Chiropractic (AECC). Talk to students re CHAIN programme, 5th D ecember 2013

Conference Presentations

  • 8th UK conference of Enhanced Recovery after Surgery, The Ken Fearon Prize Session (chair), 16 Nov 2018, Radisson Blue Edwardian, Heathrow Airport
  • Enhanced Recovery & Hip Fracture Care QIST 2017, Rehab challenges post-op and post-discharge., 17 Oct 2018, Newcastle
  • South African Society of Endoscopic Surgeons Congress, Perioperative Optimization – A Physiotherapists Perspective, 13 Sep 2018, Vineyard Hotel, Cape Town
  • Innovations and Trends in Spine Surgery - 15th Medtronic Summer University, Patient Car from A-Z: How enhanced recovery principles and technology can improve patient pathways, 04 Jul 2018, Helsinki, Finland
  • 19th EFORT Congress, Virtual Reality (VR) Based Training Simulators For Orthopaedic Surgery Simulation, 31 May 2018, Barcelona
  • 6th World Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Congress, Speciality specific issues in an ERAS pathway – Orthopaedics, 23 May 2018, Sweden, Stockholm
  • 6th World Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Congress, What is the current evidence for Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy interventions in general surgical ERAS pathways?, 23 May 2018, Stockholm, Sweden
  • VII Portuguese Spine Society Annual Congress, Development of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery, 17 May 2018, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Young Life Scientists Symposium (YLS), The influence of inspiratory muscle training on balance and functional mobility in healthy older adults, 25 Nov 2017, Derby
  • 7th International Congress of Physical Sports Activity for Seniors, Effects of aquatic training on improving the physical condition among elderly, 18 Nov 2017, Malaga
  • Corin Academy: New Realities in Hip Arthroplasty, Do proms scores tell us enough about the patient?, 17 Nov 2017, Cirencester
  • 7th UK Annual Conference of the Enhanced Recovery, Orthopaedics: Clinical scenarios & problem solving, 10 Nov 2017, Newcastle
  • 7th UK Annual Conference of the Enhanced Recovery, Peri-operative care: Changing patient's behaviour, 10 Nov 2017, Newcastle
  • 7th UK Annual Conference of the Enhanced Recovery, Preoperative psychology intervention in THR & TKR, 10 Nov 2017, Newcastle
  • 7th UK Annual Conference of the Enhanced Recovery, Orthopaedics: Take home messages, 10 Nov 2017, Newcastle
  • 7th UK Annual Conference of Enhanced Recovery after Surgery, The Ken Fearon Prize Session (Chair), 10 Nov 2017, Newcastle
  • Southern Central Council for AHP Research Network, ERP for hip and knee replacement patients., 08 Nov 2017, Southampton
  • Grand Rounds, Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, ERAS in Orthopaedic and Spine Surgery, 26 Oct 2017, University of Miami, Miami, USA
  • Enhanced Recovery and Hip Fracture Care QIST 2017, Future of Orthopaedic ERAS, 17 Oct 2017, Newcastle
  • Eurospine, ERAS in major spinal surgery, 12 Oct 2017, Dublin
  • Eurospine, The role of the ERAS Society- Guidelines, 12 Oct 2017, Dublin
  • 18th EFORT Congress, Physiotherapy perspective of fast track hip & knee., 02 Jun 2017, Vienna
  • Global Festival of Learning, China 2017, Transforming health in the digital age, 19 May 2017, China
  • 5th ERAS World Congress, Do the Hip and Knee Guidelines work?, 12 May 2017, Lyon
  • 5th ERAS World Congress, Postoperative Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, 11 May 2017, Lyon
  • 5th ERAS World Congress, Standardising Perioperative Care Pathways, 10 May 2017, Lyon
  • RCN Society of Orthopaedic and Trauma Nursing International Conference and Exhibition, A review of the literature related to the role of nutritional supplementation for an enhanced recovery pathway for hip and knee replacement, 08 Sep 2016, City Hall, Cardiff
  • World Congress of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery, A paper that changed my practice - Why still in hospital after fast-track hip and knee arthroplasty?, 27 Apr 2016, Lisbon, Portugal
  • World Congress of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery, Panel Debate - Patient participation is the most important element of ERAS, 27 Apr 2016, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Physical Activity Evaluation and Scale-up Forum, An academic perspective on evaluation, 23 Feb 2016, Plymouth, UK.
  • 5th ERAS UK Conference, Progress for ERAS across UK over last 5 years, 06 Nov 2015, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Quality Improvement for Surgical Teams, ERAS Society Guidelines for Hip and Knee replacement, 20 Oct 2015, Newcastle, UK
  • Quality Improvement for Surgical Teams Conference, In-hospital rehabilitation modalities, 20 Oct 2015, Newcastle
  • CoPMRE Twelfth Annual Symposium. Human Facing risk in healthcare., Reliable design for safety and quality improvement, 07 Oct 2015, Bournemouth
  • Pediatric Rehab Expo, he therapeutic effects of improved venous return with OnpulseTM technology, 10 Jun 2015, London
  • Wessex Life Science Cluster Launch Event, The Bournemouth Orthopaedic Research Institute Story, 03 Mar 2015, Salisbury
  • Current Controversies in Orthopaedic Enhanced Recovery Conference, ERAS Society Guidelines. Hip and Knee replacement, 28 Jan 2015, Glasgow
  • AAGBI WSM, The ERAS Society Guidelines for Hip and Knee Replacement, 15 Jan 2015, London
  • British Society of Orthopaedic Anaesthetists 19th Annual Scientific Conference, Orthopaedic Enhanced Recovery: Fine tuning the process, 07 Nov 2014, Nottingham
  • AAGBI Enhanced Recovery after Surgery - Scottish seminar, Patient prehabilitation - is it useful?, 27 Jun 2014, Glasgow
  • Canadian Physiotherapy Association National Congress, The therapeutic effects of improved venous return with OnpulseTM technology, 19 Jun 2014, Edmonton, Canada
  • COPA Show Practice Growth, The therapeutic effects of improved venous return with OnpulseTM technology, 12 Jun 2014, London
  • London Hip Meeting, CHAIN and GEKO programmes at London Hip Meeting, 10 Apr 2014, London
  • Wales Podiatric Medicine Conference, Increased venous return in the leg: the physiological benefit, 04 Apr 2014, Swansea
  • Current controversies in Orthopaedic Enhanced Recovery Conference, International debate on "Is physio necessary post discharge?", 31 Jan 2014, Glasgow
  • NHS Scotland National Conference - Reliable implementation and spread of enhanced recovery, How can we reliably implement and spread enhanced recovery across NHS Scotland?, 26 Nov 2013, Glasgow
  • 3rd ERAS UK Conference, Implementing, spreading, refreshing or sustaining ER in practice - an interactive workshop, 08 Nov 2013, Birmingham
  • 1st UK Conference on Enhanced Recovery, Monitoring compliance to ER elements - local monitoring, 08 Sep 2011, Bath
  • The pathway to a shorter length of stay: A Rapid Recovery Symposium, No excuses. Why every orthopaedic department should adopt enhanced recovery and do the right things right, 20 Jun 2011, London

Attended Training

  • Skills Enhancement - Signature Solutions, 29 Nov 2018
  • Prehab to Rehab - Optimising Treatment Pathways for Cancer Patients, 16 Nov 2018
  • Escape Pain Presentation- Matthew Low, 22 Nov 2017
  • M.O.R.E AMIS Learning Center, 20 Nov 2017
  • New Realities in Hip Arthroplasty, 17 Nov 2017
  • 7th UK ERAS Conference, 10 Nov 2017
  • Musculoskeletal Research Connect and Collaborative: Evidence Update from Allied Health, 08 Nov 2017
  • Robotic Hip Surgery and Enhanced Recovery after Surgery, 06 Nov 2017
  • Grand Rounds and NASS, 23 Oct 2017
  • Centre of Postgraduate Medical Research & Education: 14th Annual Symposium, 18 Oct 2017
  • Quality Improvement in Surgical Teams 2017, 17 Oct 2017
  • Eurospine 2017, 11 Oct 2017
  • Medacta Scientific Meeting, 20 Sep 2017
  • Helping Surgeons when things go wrong, 08 Sep 2017
  • GCP refresher training, 22 Feb 2017, GCP certification
  • What’s new (and what isn’t) in improving quality and safety in healthcare, 11 Oct 2016
  • BTE Primus RS Training Course in Baltimore USA, 13 Sep 2016
  • Motekforce Link GRAIL operator training with D-flow, 19 Jul 2016, Certificate
  • Academic Appraisal/PPDP Workshop, 07 Jul 2016, Certificate
  • Doctoral Supervision: New Supervisors, 16 Mar 2016, Certificate of Doctoral Supervision

Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy (Coventry University, 2003)
  • PG Dip in Physiotherapy (University of Brighton, 2010)
  • PG Cert in Leadership for Quality Improvement in Healthcare (University of Teesside, 2009)
  • Pg Cert in Education Practice (Bournemouth University, 2019)
  • PhD in Healthcare Management (Bournemouth University, 2019)

Honours

  • Best Newcomer to Consulting (Institute of Consulting, 2010)
  • Healthy Partnership Projects Finalist (The UKactive & Matrix Flame Awards, 2014)
  • Best Abstract Award (World Congress of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery, Lisbon, 2016)
  • PhD Scholarship (Dorset Research Consortium, 2009)
  • Gold Award - Innovation and Service Redesign (NHS Dorset, 2008)
  • Young Researchers Presentation Bursary (Physiotherapy Research Society, 2003)
  • Helen Atkinson Cup - Best Undergraduate Thesis (Coventry University, 2003)

Memberships

  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, Member,
  • Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Society UK, Treasurer,
  • Health Professions Council – Registered Physiotherapist, Member,
  • Institute for Life Sciences, Southampton University, Affiliate Member,
  • Institute of Consulting, Member,
  • Institute of Healthcare Management, Member,

External Media and Press

The data on this page was last updated at 04:13 on December 16, 2018.