Publications

Palpation and Assessment in Manual Therapy – Fourth edition

Learning the art and refining your skills

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McNeill W, Mottram S - 2017

Evaluating Movement in Palpation and Assessment in Manual Therapy – Learning the art and refining your skills
Edited by Leon Chaitow, Handspring Publishing 4th Edition

Palpation and Assessment in Manual Therapy – Fourth edition

Learning the art and refining your skills

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Webb A, O’Sullivan E, Stokes M, Mottram S - 2016

A novel cadaveric study of the morphometry of the serratus anterior muscle: one part, two parts, three parts, four?

Anat Sci Int (2016). doi:10.1007/s12565-016-0379-1

Rowsome K, Comerford M, Mottram S, Samuel D, Stokes M - 2016

Movement control testing of older people in community settings: description of a screening tool and intra-rater reliability

Working Papers in the Health Sciences 2016; 1:15 Spring: 1-12

McNeill W, Pedersen C - 2016

Dynamic Tape. Is it all about controlling load?
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies

Comerford MJ - 2016

Exercise therapy: Spine Chapter 63 In textbook of Musculoskeletal Medicine (Eds. Hutson M & Ward A)
Oxford University Press

Mischiati C, Comerford M, Gosford E, Swart J, Ewings S, Botha N, Stokes M, Mottram S - 2015

Intra And Inter-Rater Reliability of Screening For Movement Impairments: Movement Control Tests from The Foundation Matrix
Journal of Sports Science and Medicine 14, 427-440

McNeill W - 2015

About eccentric exercise
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol 19: 553-557

Struyf F, Nijs J, Meeus M, Roussel N, Mottram S, Truijen S, Meeusen R. - 2014

Does scapular positioning predict shoulder pain in recreational overhead athletes?
Int J Sports Med. 2014 Jan;35(1):75-82. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1343409

McNeill W - 2014

The Double Knee Swing Test - a practical example of  The Performance Matrix Movement Screen
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol 18: 447-481

McNeill W - 2013

Pilates: Ranging beyond neutral - A practical discussion
Prevention & Rehabilitation: Practical exercise sequence
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol 18: 124-129

McNeill W - 2013

Pilates: Range beyond neutral Prevention & Rehabilitation: Editorial
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol 18: 119 - 123

Warner MB, Whatling G, Worsley PR, Mottram S, Chappell PH, Holt CA, Stokes MJ - 2013

Objective classification of scapular kinematics in participants with movement faults of the scapula on clinical assessment
Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin. 2013 Oct 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Worsley P, Warner M, Mottram S, Gadola S, Veeger H, Hermens H, Morrissey D, Little P, Cooper C, Carr A, Stokes M - 2012

Motor control retraining exercises for shoulder impingement: effects on function, muscle activation, and biomechanics in young adults
Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery doi:10.1016/j.jse.2012.06.010

Roussel N, De Kooning M, Schütt A, Mottram S, Truijen S, Nijs J, Daenen L - 2012

Motor control and low back pain in dancers
International Journal of Sports Medicine In Press

Struyf F, Nijs J, Mollekens S, Jeurissen I, Truijen S, Mottram S, Meeusen R. - 2012

Scapular-focused treatment in patients with shoulder impingement syndrome: a randomized clinical trial
Clinical Rheumatology 2012. DOI 10.1007/s10067-012-2093-2

McKinnon G, Comerford M - 2012

Hurdle Performance: lead arm technique advancement
Modern Athlete & Coach 50(1)Jan 2012: 26-29

Struyf F, Nijs J, Mottram S, Roussel N, Cools A, Meeusen R - 2012

Clinical assessment of the scapula: a review of the literature
Br J Sports Med 0:1-8, doi;10.1136/bjsports-2012-091059

Struyf F, Nijs J, Baeyens JP, Mottram S, Meeusen R. - 2011

Scapular positioning and movement in unimpaired shoulders, shoulder impingement syndrome, and glenohumeral instability
Scand J Med Sci Sports. 21(3):352-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0838.2010.01274.x

McNeill W, Blandford L - 2014

Are movement screens relevant for Pilates, circus or dance?
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol 19: 469 - 476

McNeill W, Blandford L - 2014

Movement Health
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol 19: 150-159

Struyf F, Nijs J, Horsten S, Mottram S, Truijen S, Meeusen R - 2011

Scapular positioning and motor control in children and adults: a laboratory study using clinical measures
Manual Therapy. 16,2 155-60

Helgadottir H, Kristjansson E, Mottram S, Karduna A, Jonsson H Jr. - 2011

Altered allignment of the shoulder girdle and cervial spine in patients with insidious onset neck pain and whiplash-associated disorder
J Appl Biomech. 27, 3 181-91

Helgadottir H, Kristjansson E, Mottram S, Karduna A, Jonsson H - 2010

Altered scapular orientation during arm elevation in patients with insidious onset neck pain and whiplash associated disorder
J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 40, 12, 784-91

Struyf F, Nijs J, De Graeve J, Mottram S, Meeusen R - 2010

Scapular positioning in overhead athletes with and without shoulder pain: a case-control study
Scand J Med Sci Sports 21(6):809-18 doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0838.2010.01115.x

McNeill W - 2010

About Prevention
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol 14: 289 - 293

McNeill W - 2010

Core stability is a subset of motor control
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol 14: 80-83

Roussel N, Nijs J, Truijen S, Vervecken L, Mottram S, Stassijns G - 2009

Altered breathing patterns during lumbopelvic motor control tests in chronic low back pain: a case-control study
Eur Spine  J. 18, 7:1066-73

Roussel NA, Nijs J, Mottram S, Van Moorsel A, Truijen S, Stassijns G - 2009

Altered lumbopelvic movement control but not generalised joint hypermobility is associated with increased injury in dancers.  A prospective study
Manual Therapy, 14, 6 630-635

Mottram SL, Woledge RC, Morrissey D - 2009

Motion analysis study of a scapular orientation exercise and subjects' ability to learn the exercise
Manual Therapy  14 (1):13 - 8

Struyf F, Nijs J, De Coninck K, Giunta M, Mottram S & Meeusen R - 2009

Clinical assessment of scapular positioning in musicians: Inter-tester reliability study
Journal of Athletic Training  44 (5):519-526

Mottram SL, Comerford MJ - 2008

A new perspective in risk assessment
Physical Therapy in Sport   9,1 40-51

Nijs J, Roussel N, Struyf F, Mottram S & Meussen R - 2007

Clinical assessment of scapular positioning in patients with shoulder pain: state of the art
J Manip & Physio Ther 2007 30 1 69-75

Gibbons SGT - 2007

Clinical anatomy and function of psoas major and deep sacral gluteus maximus. In movement, stability & lumbopelvic pain: integration of research and therapy
Vleeming A, Mooney V & Stoeckart R. Elsevier. Part 1, Section 1, Chapter 6

Scott M, Comerford MJ, Mottram SL - 2006

Transversus Training - A Waste of Time in the Gym?
FitPro Network (Apr-May)

Mottram SL, Comerford MJ - 2006

Management strategies - exercise therapy. In textbook of Musculoskeletal Medicine (Eds. Hutson J & Ellis R)
Oxford University Press (4.3.12 469 - 484)

Comerford MJ - 2006

Screening to Identify Injury and Performance Risk: movement control testing - the missing piece of the puzzle
SportEX Medicine July p21-26

Comerford MJ - 2004

Core stability – priorities in the management of the athlete
SportEx Medicine 22: 15-22

Mottram SL, Dynamic stability of the scapula 2003 in Beeton, K. S, (Eds)

Manual therapy masterclasses – the peripheral joints
Churchill Livingstone, Edinburgh (p 1 - 17)

Comerford MJ, Mottram SL - 2003

Functional stability re-training: principles and strategies for managing mechanical dysfunction
In Beeton, K. S, (Eds), Manual Therapy Masterclasses – The Vertebral Column, Churchill Livingstone, Edinburgh (p 155 - 175)

Gibbons SGT, Comerford MJ and Emerson PL - 2002

Rehabilitation of the stability function of Psoas Major
Orthopaedic Division Review.  Jan/Feb. 7-16. Kinetic Control would like to thank the editors of Orthopaedic Division Review for permission to reproduce these articles

Comerford M - 2001

Dynamic stability - cervical spine
Physiotools Ltd.  www.physiotools.com

Comerford M - 2001

Dynamic stability - upper quadrant
Physiotools Ltd.  www.physiotools.com

Gibbons SGT, Mottram SL, Comerford MJ - 2001

Stability and movement dysfunction related to the elbow and forearm
Orthopaedic Division Review September/October 15–33
Kinetic Control would like to thank the editors of Orthopaedic Division Review for permission to reproduce these articles

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Gibbons SGT, Comerford MJ - 2001

Strength versus stability part II; limitations and benefits
Orthopaedic Division Review March/April 28 - 33

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Jones R, Comerford MJ, Sapsford R - 2001

Pelvic floor stability and trunk muscle co-activation
In Therapeutic Management of Incontinence and Pelvic Pain: Pelvic Organ Disorders (Eds. Laycock J & Haslam J) Springer-Verlag, London In Chapter 8 Therapeutic Management 8.2 66 - 71

Comerford MJ, Mottram SL - 2001

Movement and stability dysfunction – contemporary developments
Manual Therapy  6:15-26

Gibbons SGT, Comerford MJ - 2001

Strength versus stability part I; concepts and terms
Orthopaedic Division Review  March/ April:21-7
Kinetic Control would like to thank the editors of Orthopaedic Division Review for permission to reproduce these articles

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Comerford MJ, Mottram SL - 2001

Functional stability re-training: principles and strategies for managing mechanical dysfunction
Manual Therapy  6:3-14

Mottram SL, Comerford MJ - 1998

Stability dysfunction and low back pain
Journal of Orthopaedic Medicine 20:2 13 – 18

Mottram SL - 1997

Dynamic stability of the scapula
Manual Therapy 2(3):123-131

Comerford M - 1996

Dynamic stability of the lumbar spine
Physiotools Ltd.  www.physiotools.com

Mottram SL - 1996

A pilot study of CODA motion analysis and EMG analysis of scapular setting neuromuscular physiotherapy
University College London

Physiotools (Computer generated prescriptive patient exercise programs)
Jull G, Richardson C, Toppenberg R, Comerford M, Bui B - 1993

Towards a measurement of active muscle control for lumbar stabilisation
Australian Journal of Physiotherapy. 39(3):187-193

Richardson CA, Jull GA and Comerford M - 1992

Stabiliser - new dimensions in muscle control and stabilisation
Videotape. Chattanooga Australia

Dalton PA, Comerford MJ and Stokes MJ - 1992

Acoustic myography of the human quadriceps muscle during intermittent fatiguing activity
Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 109:56-60

Richardson CA, Jull GA, Toppenberg R. and Comerford MJ - 1992

Techniques for active lumbar stabilisation for spinal protection. - a pilot study
Australian Journal of Physiotherapy. 38(2):105-112

Comerford MJ, Richardson CA, Jull GA and Toppenberg R - 1990

Abdominals - an oblique view or a sideways glance?
Newsletter of the National Sports Physiotherapy Group Australian Physiotherapy Association. 90 (2)

Comerford MJ - 1989

Posture and pregnancy
Journal of the National Women’s Health Group Australian Physiotherapy Association 8(2): 15-16

Comerford MJ - 1989

Ankle taping - a rational approach
Clinical Notes - Supplement to A.P.A. (Qld.) Newsletter: 1-13

Comerford MJ - 1987

Shin splints
Clinical Notes - Supplement to A.P.A. (Qld.) Newsletter: 15-16

Comerford MJ - 1986

Thesis: the development of dynamic radiographic measurements of patellar tracking and the documentation of normative values for asymptomatic males
Physiotherapy Thesis Library. University of Queensland

Comerford MJ - 1986

A review of the roles of vastus medialis obliquus and vastus lateralis and the implications of their integrated actions on patello-femoral pathomechanics
University of Queensland