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OUR RESEARCH

Our solutions are informed by over 25 years of research and practice. On this page, you can find some of the publications and proceedings that our team have created.

2020

Kinetic Control, TPM

Assessment of movement coordination strategies to inform health of movement and guide retraining interventions

Musculoskeletal Science and Practice, 45, 102100

Mottram S., Blandford L.

2016

Kinetic Control, TPM

Above And Beyond Biceps Femoris: Employment Of Muscle Synergy Assessment To Guide ‘Return To Play’ Following Biceps Femoris Injury

Football Medicine Strategies, London, United Kingdom, April

Blandford L, Pedersen C, Mottram S

2009

Kinetic Control, TPM

A Comparison Of Two Styles Of The Football Instep Kick And Their Relationship To Lumbopelvic Stability

3rd International Conference on Movement Dysfunction in Edinburgh, UK, 30 October - 1 November

Barr A

2001

Kinetic Control

Concepts In Rehabilitation: Strength Versus Stability

Proceedings of: The 13th Annual Orthopaedic Symposium. Canadian Physiotherapy Association Orthopaedic Division. May 11-13: Ottawa, Canada

Gibbons S

2008

Kinetic Control

The Truth About Transversus Abdominis (& Other Local Stability Muscles) Clinical Application Of The Research

Invited Speaker Presentation, PhysioUK, Imperial College, London, UK

Comerford M

2006

TPM

Core Stability Subgroups: The 4 Subgroups Of Core Stability Training - Research And Review Confusion

Sports Medicine, Townsville, Australia

Comerford M

2010

Kinetic Control

About Prevention

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

McNeill W

2013

Kinetic Control, TPM

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]

Warner M, Whatling G, Worsley P, Mottram S, Chappell P, Holt C, Stokes M

2011

Kinetic Control

Resting And Therapist-Corrected Orientation Of The Scapula In People With And Without A History Of Shoulder Pain

At WCPT Amsterdam, Holland 20-23 June

Mottram S, Warner M, Chappell P, Morrissey D, Stokes M

2011

Kinetic Control

A Novel Approach To The Classification Of Scapular Kinematics

In, 23rd Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, 03-07 Jul 2pp

Warner M, Whatling G, Worsley P, Mottram S, Chappell P, Holt C, Stokes M

2003

Kinetic Control

Manual Therapy Masterclasses – The Peripheral Joints

Churchill Livingstone, Edinburgh (p 1 - 17) Dynamic stability of the scapula 2003 in Beeton, K. S, (Eds)

Mottram S

2006

Kinetic Control, TPM

Screening To Identify Injury And Performance Risk: Movement Control Testing - The Missing Piece Of The Puzzle

SportEX Medicine July p21-26

Comerford M

1990

Kinetic Control

Abdominals - An Oblique View Or A Sideways Glance?

Newsletter of the National Sports Physiotherapy Group Australian Physiotherapy Association. 90 (2)

Comerford M, Richardson C, Jull G, Toppenberg R

2007

Kinetic Control, TPM

Clinical Assessment Of Scapular Positioning In Patients With Shoulder Pain: State Of The Art

J Manip & Physio Ther 2007 30 1 69-75

Nijs J, Roussel N, Struyf F, Mottram S, Meussen R

2016

Kinetic Control, TPM

A Novel Cadaveric Study Of The Morphometry Of The Serratus Anterior Muscle: One Part, Two Parts, Three Parts, Four?

Anat Sci Int (2016)

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

2009

Kinetic Control

Scapular Positioning In Overhead Athletes With And Without Shoulder Pain: A Case-Control Study

3rd International Conference of Movement Dysfunction, Edinburgh, UK, 30 October - 1 November

Struyf F, Nijs J, De Graeve J, Mottram S, Meeusen

2013

Kinetic Control, TPM

Pilates: Ranging Beyond Neutral - A Practical Discussion
Prevention & Rehabilitation: Practical Exercise Sequence

Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol 18: 124-129

McNeill W

2005

Kinetic Control

Dynamic Rotatory Control Training For The Lower Limb

MPA Conference, Brisbane, Australia, Nov 24-26

Comerford M

2009

Kinetic Control, TPM

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

Roussel N, Nijs J, Mottram S, Van Moorsel A, Truijen S, Stassijns G

2008

Kinetic Control

Psoas Major Uncovering The Evidence

Australian Physiotherapy Association National Teleconference, Melbourne, Australia

Comerford M

2005

TPM

Is There A Need To Develop Assessment Based Pilates?

McNeill W

1998

Kinetic Control

Stability Dysfunction And Low Back Pain

Journal of Orthopaedic Medicine 20:2 13 – 18

Mottram S, Comerford M

2006

Kinetic Control

Psoas Major: Getting The Story Right

Invited Speaker Presentation, APA Central Coast, NSW, Newcastle, Australia

Comerford M

2008

Kinetic Control

Unique Cervico-Thoracic Mobilzation Techniques To Improve Neck & Shoulder Function

Keynote address, North East Seminars - Seminar Series, USA, Oct 5

Comerford M

2013

Kinetic Control, TPM

Scapular Focused Treatment In Patients With Subacromial Pain Syndrome: A Randomized Controlled Trial

8th Congress of the European Federation of IASP® Chapters (EFIC®), Florence, Italy. October 9-12

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

2008

Kinetic Control

The Truth About Transversus Abdominis (& Other Local Stability Muscles) Clinical Application Of The Research

Invited Speaker Presentation, Bodyworks, Singapore

Comerford M

2010

Kinetic Control

Uncontrolled Movement: Pain And Recurrence Of Pain

Movements in Manual Therapy - Dutch Orthopaedic Manual Therapy Association (NAOMT) in collaboration with the University of Amsterdam 26 - 27 November

Schoolmeesters K

2009

Kinetic Control

Clinical Assessment Of Scapular Positioning In Musicians: Inter-Tester Reliability Study

4th International State-of-the-Art Congress

Struyf F, Nijs J, De Coninck K, Iuta M, Mottram S, Meeusen R

2001

Kinetic Control

Stability Mechanisms And Movement Dysfunction Of The Forearm

Proceedings of: The 13th Annual Orthopaedic Symposium. Canadian Physiotherapy Association Orthopawdic Division. My 11-13: Ottawa, Canada

Gibbons S

2004

Kinetic Control

Integrating Motor Control & Psychology: A Hypothetical Link Between Psychological Factors, Pain & Muscle Function

Proceedings of the 16th Annual Orthopaedic Symposium. Canadian Physiotherapy Association Orthopaedic Division, Sept 11-12

Gibbons S

2006

Kinetic Control

Management Strategies - Exercise Therapy. In Textbook Of Musculoskeletal Medicine (Eds. Hutson J & Ellis R)

Oxford University Press (4.3.12 469 - 484)

Mottram S, Comerford M

2007

Kinetic Control

Controlling The Compensation

12th World Congress of International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics, Vancouver, Canada

Hirons C, Mottram S, Tisdale L

2006

Kinetic Control

The 4 Subgroups Of Core Stability Retraining: Research And Review Confusion

Invited Speaker Presentation, Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia, Clinical Lecture, Australia

Comerford M

1986

Kinetic Control

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

Comerford M

1987

Kinetic Control

A Review Of The Physiotherapy Management Of The Surgically Reconstructed Knee

Proceedings of A.P.A. Mini Congress on Orthopaedics, Brisbane:13-19

Comerford M

2009

Kinetic Control, TPM

Rotatory Control Of The Lower Quadrant (Assessment: Alignment Implications & Dynamic Functional Testing)

Keynote address, The Lower Extremety International Conference, Boston North East Seminars - Seminar Series, USA, June 12-13

Comerford M

2008

Kinetic Control

The Kinetic Shoulder Rotation Tests: To Predict Shoulder Impingement Or Instability Risk

Keynote Address, North East Seminars - Seminar Series, USA, Oct 5

Comerford M

2018

Kinetic Control, TPM

Scapular Kinematics In Professional Wheelchair Tennis Players

Clin Biomech 53:7-13

Warner M, Wilson D, Heller M, Wood D, Worsley P, Mottram S, Webborn N, Veeger D, Batt M

2009

Kinetic Control, TPM

Motor Control And Physical Fitness Training To Prevent Msculoskeletal Injuries In Professional Dancers

3rd International Conference on Movement Dysfunction, Edinburgh, UK, 30 October - 1 November

Roussel N, Daenen L, Vissers D, Lambeets D, Schutt A, Van Moorsel A, Mottram S

2007

Kinetic Control

Sacro-Iliac Joint Instability: Assessment & Treatment Strategies To Manage Of Self Locking Failure

Keynote address, North East Seminars - Seminar Series, USA, Oct 5

Comerford M

1987

Kinetic Control

Patellar Malalignment - Reduction Of The Dynamic Imbalance

Proceedings of W.C.P.T post congress course: The management of sporting injuries - directions from research,Sydney

Comerford M

2006

Kinetic Control, TPM

Transversus Training - A Waste Of Time In The Gym?

FitPro Network (Apr-May)

Scott M, Comerford M, Mottram S

2001

Kinetic Control

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

Gibbons S, Mottram S, Comerford M

2016

Kinetic Control

Exercise Therapy: Spine

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

Comerford M

1992

Kinetic Control

Acoustic Myography Of The Human Quadriceps Muscle During Intermittent Fatiguing Activity

Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 109:56-60

Dalton P, Comerford M, Stokes M

2014

Kinetic Control, TPM

Movement Health

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

McNeill W, Blandford L

2008

Kinetic Control

Functional Tests Of Hip Joint Instability: Restabilization Based On A Clinical Reasoning Approach

Keynote address, North East Seminars - Seminar Series, USA, Oct 5

Comerford M

2007

Kinetic Control

Psoas Major Uncovering The Evidence

Australian Physiotherapy Association National Teleconference, Melbourne, Australia

Comerford M

2010

Kinetic Control, TPM

Scapular Positioning In Overhead Athletes With And Without Shoulder Pain: A Case-Control Study

Scand J Med Sci Sports 21(6):809-18

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

2018

Kinetic Control

A ‘Movement Screening Test’ Of Functional Control Ability In Female Recreation Golfers And Non-Golfers Over The Age Of 80 Years: A Reliability Study

J. Funct. Morphol. Kinesiol. 2018, 3(4), 54;

Webb N, Rowsome K, Ewings S, Comerford M, Stokes M, Mottram S

2001

Kinetic Control

Strength Versus Stability Part Ii; Limitations And Benefits

Orthopaedic Division Review March/April 28 - 33

Gibbons S, Comerford M

2017

Kinetic Control, TPM

Scapular Kinematics During Scapular Plane Humeral Elevation In Professional Wheelchair Tennis Players

BASES Biomechanics Interst Group Portsmouth, UK April

Warner M, Wilson D, Heller M, Wood D, Worsley P, Mottram S, WebbornN, Veeger D, Batt M

2017

Kinetic Control, TPM

Inter-Rater And Intra-Rater Reliability Of A Movement Control Test In Shoulder

Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies

Rajasekar, S, Bangera R, Sekaran P

2012

Kinetic Control, TPM

Motor Control Retraining Exercises For Shoulder Impingement: Effects On Function, Muscle Activation, And Biomechanics In Young Adults

Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

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

2012

Kinetic Control

Assessment Of The Recover Mechanisms Afer A Motor Control Intervention In Young Adults With Shoulder Impingement

At Physiological Society Conference Edinburgh, UK 2-5 July

Worsley P, Mottram S, Warner M, Hermens H, Veegar D, Cooper C, Carr A, Stokes M

2009

Kinetic Control, TPM

Motion Analysis Study Of A Scapular Orientation Exercise And Subjects' Ability To Learn The Exercise

Manual Therapy 14 (1):13 - 8

Mottram S, Woledge R, Morrissey D

2004

Kinetic Control

Integrating Original Research Findings Of Muscle Dysfunction Into Clinical Practice

Proceedings of the 16th Annual Orthopaedic Symposium. Canadian Physiotherapy Association Orthopaedic Division, Sept 11-12

Gibbons S

2008

TPM

Adding Rigour To Core Stability: An Assessment Approach To Help Identify A Client'S Weak Links

Sports Injury Bulletin: March 57, 6-8

Mottram S

2002

Kinetic Control

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

Gibbons S, Comerford M, Emerson P

2010

Kinetic Control

Mapping Trapezius Muscle Morphology To Scrutinise Current Protocols For Surface Electromyography Electrode Placement

British Assoc of Clinical Anatomists Conference
Abstract in Clinical Anatomy 2011 24(4) 527–538

Webb A, O'Sullivan E, Mottram S, Stokes M

2004

TPM

Performance Stability - A New System For Providing Stability Control For Movement And Performance

The Coach

Ball T, Comerford M, Mottram S

2006

TPM

Getting The Story Right

Psoas Major, APA Central Coast, NSW Newcastle, Australia

Comerford M

1992

Kinetic Control

Stabiliser - New Dimensions In Muscle Control And Stabilisation

Videotape. Chattanooga Australia

Richardson C, Jull G, Comerford M

2013

TPM

Movement Screening: A Film Or A Photo?

ultra-FIT Magazine Feb/March 2013 88-89

Blandford L

2012

Kinetic Control, TPM

Hurdle Performance: Lead Arm Technique Advancement

Modern Athlete & Coach 50(1)Jan 2012: 26-29

McKinnon G, Comerford M

2016

Kinetic Control, TPM

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

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

2000

Kinetic Control

Cervical Movement Dysfunction - Post Mva

Abstracts of the Proceedings of the National Orthopaedic Division Symposium.Edmonton, Canada

Comerford M

1990

Kinetic Control

New Perspectives In Lumbar Spine Stabilisation Prior To Exercise

Proceedings of the Australian Sports Medicine National Conference, Alice Springs

Richardson C, Jull G, Toppenburg R, Comerford M

2018

TPM

A ‘Movement Screening Test’ Of Functional Control Ability In Female Recreation Golfers And Non-Golfers Over The Age Of 80 Years: A Reliability Study

J. Funct. Morphol. Kinesiol. 2018, 3(4), 54

Webb N, Rowsome K, Ewings S, Comerford M, Stokes M, Mottram S

2007

Kinetic Control

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

Gibbons S

1992

Kinetic Control

Clinical Assessment Of Active Lumbar Stabilisation

Proceedings of the International Federation of Manipulative Therapists - 5th International Conference, Vail, USA 42-43

Jull G, Richardson C, Comerford M, Toppenburg R

2011

Kinetic Control, TPM

Scapular Positioning And Motor Control In Children And Adults: A Laboratory Study Using Clinical Measures

Manual Therapy. 16,2 155-60

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

2012

Kinetic Control, TPM

Early Cessation Of Muscle Activity During A Motor Control Test Of The Scapula In People With Shoulder Impingement

At XIX Biennial International Society of Electrophysiology and Kinesiology (ISEK) Congress, Brisbane, Australia July 19-21

Mottram S, Comerford M, Morrissey D, Worsley P, Warner M, Hermens H, Carr A, Cooper C, Stokes M

1997

Kinetic Control, TPM

Dynamic Stability Of The Scapula

Manual Therapy 2(3):123-131

Mottram S

2012

Kinetic Control

Clinical Assessment Of The Scapula: A Review Of The Literature

Br J Sports Med 0:1-8

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

2011

TPM

Construct Validity Of Four Novel Upper Limb Functional Tests From The Performance Matrix

BASEM UKSEM 2011 London UK

Raja H, Comerford M, Mottram S, Europeo M, Barton C, Rashid S, Morrissey D

1989

Kinetic Control

Ankle Taping - A Rational Approach

Clinical Notes - Supplement to A.P.A. (Qld.) Newsletter: 1-13

Comerford MJ

2014

TPM

Movement Patterns During A Small Knee Bend Test In Academy Footballers With Femoroacteabular Impingement (Fai)

Working Papers in Health Sciences 1:10 Winter 2014

Botha N, Warner M, Gimpel M, Mottram S, Comerford M, Stokes

2008

Kinetic Control, TPM

A New Perspective In Risk Assessment

Physical Therapy in Sport 9,1 40-51

Mottram S, Comerford M

1985

Kinetic Control

Patello-Femoral Pain - A New Approach

Proceedings A.P.A National Conference, Brisbane

Comerford M

2011

Kinetic Control, TPM

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

2012

Kinetic Control

Clinical Outcomes Following Motor Control Rehabilitation For Shoulder Impingement

Rheumatology, 51, supplement 3, 95

Worsley P, Mottram S, Warner M, Morrissey D, Gadola S, Carr A, Cooper C