Professor Trevor Russell

Professor in Physiotherapy

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
t.russell@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 69633

Overview

Trevor Russell is a Professor in the Division of Physiotherapy within the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Queensland. He has a PhD in Telerehabilitation and co-directs the Centre for Research in Telerehabilitation at the University of Queensland. His primary research focus surrounds the use of mobile technologies and telecommunication tools for both clinical service provision and teaching and learning in the rehabilitation sciences. Specifically his research aims to develop innovative computer based hardware and software solutions to enable the provision of rehabilitation services remotely via the Internet; to further the evidence base of telerehabilitation through controlled clinical trials of telerehabilitation interventions; to evaluate the treatment efficacy of specific telerehabilitation interventions; investigate cost-benefit factors of telerehabilitation services; and develop best practice guidelines for the establishment of telemedicine services in the rehabilitation sciences. He has an extensive role in the teaching and coordination of the under-graduate, graduate and post-graduate physiotherapy programs at the University of Queensland including the role of Director of the graduate entry Masters of Physiotherapy Studies program.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Physiotherapy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (1997), The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Russell, Trevor and Hoffmann, Tammy (2011). Telemedicine in orthopedics. In Rifat Latifi (Ed.), Telemedicine for trauma, emergencies and disaster management (pp. 291-301) Boston, MA, United States: Artech House.

  • Theodoros, D. and Russell, T. (2008). Telerehabilitation: current perspectives. In Rifat Latifi (Ed.), Current principles and practices of telemedicine and e-health (pp. 191-209) Amsterdam, Netherlands: IOS Press.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Filbay, S. R., Ackerman, I. N., Russell, T. G. and Crossley, K. M. (2016). Factors Associated with Radiographic Osteoarthritis in People with Knee Pain, Symptoms or Functional Limitations After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. In: Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. World Congress of the Osteoarthritis-Research-Society-International (OARSI) on Osteoarthritis, Amsterdam Netherlands, (S407-S408). Mar 31-Apr 03, 2016.

  • Martin-Khan, M., Gray, L., Beattie, E., Edirippulige, S., Russell, T. and Smith, A. (2016). Challenges in implementing Randomised Control Trials in Health Service Implementation Research: Protocol issues in a telehealth trial in residential aged care. In: Successes and Failures in Telehealth - 7th Annual Meeting of the Australasian Telehealth Society. Successes and Failures in Telehealth 2016, Auckland, New Zealand, (49-49). 1 - 3 November 2016.

  • Moore, K., Crossley, K. M., Fransen, M., Russell, T. and Kemp, J. L. (2015). A Feasibility Trial for the Efficacy of Physiotherapy Intervention for Early-Onset Hip Osteoarthritis. In: Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. World Congress of the Osteoarthritis-Research-Society-International (OARSI) on Osteoarthritis, Seattle Wa, (A371-A372). Apr 30-May 03, 2015.

  • Filbay, S. R., Ackerman, I. N., Russell, T. G. and Crossley, K. M. (2015). Factors Related to Quality of Life in People with Knee Pain, Stiffness or Activity Limitations 5 to 20 Years Following Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. In: Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. World Congress of the Osteoarthritis-Research-Society-International (OARSI) on Osteoarthritis, Seattle Wa, (A279-A280). Apr 30-May 03, 2015.

  • Friesen, Emma L., Russell, Trevor G. and Theodoros, Deborah (2015). Testing usability of Mobile Shower Commodes for adults with Spinal Cord Injury: research method and overview. In: Assistive Technology: Building Bridges. 13th European Conference on the Advancement of Assistive Technology, AAATE 2015, Budapest, Hungary, (98-105). 9-12 September 2015. doi:10.3233/978-1-61499-566-1-98

  • Macri, E. M., Culvenor, A. G., Russell, T., Khan, K. M., Whitehead, T. S., Morris, H. G. and Crossley, K. M. (2014). Is Patellofemoral Alignment and Morphology Related to Patellofemoral Osteoarthritis as Early as One Year After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction?. In: Abstracts from the 2014 World Congress. World Congress of the Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI), Paris, France, (S253-S253). 24-27 April 2014.

  • Filbay, S. R., Ackerman, I. N., Russell, T. G. and Crossley, K. M. (2014). Knee Related Quality of Life in People with Knee Symptoms Following Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: a Preliminary Analysis. In: Abstracts from the 2014 World Congress. World Congress of the Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI), Paris, France, (S387-S387). 24-27 April 2014.

  • Ward, Elizabeth, Burns, C., Theodoros, D. and Russell, T. (2013). Exploring the impact of dysphagia severity on clinical decision making via telerehabilitation. In: Dysphagia Research Society Annual Meeting and Post-Graduate Course. Dysphagia Research Society Annual Meeting and Post-Graduate Course, Seattle, United States, (601-602). 13-16th March 2013. doi:10.1007/s00455-013-9496-3

  • Russell, T. (2013). Telerehabilitation: a service delivery strategy for stroke. In: Special Issue: Stroke 2013 Conference: 24th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Stroke Society of Australia. 24th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Stroke Society of Australia, Darwin, NT Australia, (3-3). 31 July - 2 August. doi:10.1111/ijs.12140

  • Martin-Khan, M., Beattie, E., Edirippulige, S., Gray, L. C., Russell, T., Smith, A. C. and Theodoros, D. (2012). Telehealth for nursing homes: utilisation of specialists services. In: Australasian Journal On Ageing. Australian Association of Gerontology, 45th National Conference, Brisbane, Australia, (37-37). 20–23 November 2012. doi:10.1111/j.1741-6612.2012.00655.x

  • Chipchase, L. S., Moran, M., Hill, A., Dunwoodie, R., Theodoros, D. and Russell, T. (2011). Telesupervision – putting the e into clinical e-ducation. In: Showcasing Innovation and Evidenced Based Clinical Skills Education and Practice. International Clinical Skills Conference. International Clinical Skills Conference, Prato Monash Centre, Tuscany Italy, (). 22-25 May 2011.

  • Ward, Elizabeth, Sharma, S., Burns, C., Theodoros, D. and Russell, T. (2011). Using telerehabilitation to assess clinical dysphagia status. In: Dysphagia Research Society 2011. Dysphagia Research Society 19th Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, U.S.A., (437-438). 3-5 March 2011. doi:10.1007/s00455-011-9345-1

  • Theodoros, D., Waite, M. and Russell, T. (2010). Assessment of pediatric speech via a multi-media videoconferencing system. In: Abstracts from The American Telemedicine Association Fifteenth Annual International Meeting and Exposition. The 15th Annual International Meeting and Exposition of the American Telemedicine Association, San Antonio, Texas, USA, (S74-S74). May 16-18, 2010.

  • Friesen, Emma L., Russell, Trevor and Theodoros, Deborah (2010). Developing an initial questionnaire for a modified-Delphi study on mobile shower commodes. In: I-CREATe 2010 - International Convention on Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology. 4th International Convention on Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology, i-CREATe 2010, Shanghai, China, (). 21 - 24 July 2010.

  • Waite, M., Theodoros, D., Russell, T. and Cahill, L. (2009). Standardized assessment of pediatric language via a multi-media videoconferencing system. In: American Telemedicine Association 2009 Concurrent Oral Presentations Abstracts. The 14th Annual International Meeting of the American Telemedicine Association, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, (S77-S78). 26-28 April 2009. doi:10.1089/tmj.2009.9985.supp

  • Waite, M., Theodoros, D., Russell, T. and Cahill, L. (2008). An Internet-based telehealth system for the assessment and treatment of childhood speech, language and literacy disorders. In: TADS 2008: Training and Development Seminar for Nurses, OTs, PTs and SLPs. Foundations for the Future, Bardon, QLD, Australia, (). 23-24 September 2008.

  • Hill, A., Russell, T., Theodoros, D. and Ward, E. (2007). Assessment and diagnosis of acquired neurogenic language disorders using telerehabilitation. In: Proceedings of Telehealth: Empowering Primary Health Care, Canadian Society of Telehealth Annual Conference. CST 2007: 10th Canadian Society of Telehealth Annual Conference. Telehealth: Empowering Primary Health Care, St John's, NL, Canada, (). 4-6 November 2007.

  • Hill, A., Theodoros, D. G., Russell, T. and Ward, E. C. (2006). Assessing acquired neurogenic communication disorders via the internet. In: Telemedicine and e-Health. Proceedings of: Abstracts from The American Telemedicine Association Eleventh Annual Meeting & Exposition. The American Telemedicine Association Eleventh Annual Meeting & Exposition, San Diego, California, (226-226). 7-10 May 2006. doi:10.1089/tmj.2006.12.190

  • Hoffmann, Tammy and Russell, Trevor (2006). Can occupational therapy home visits be conducted via the Internet?. In: Proceedings of: The 14th Congress of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists. The 14th Congress of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT 2006): OTs in Action: Local and Global, Sydney, Australia, (). 23-28 July 2006.

  • Theodoros, D., Constantinescu, G., Russell, T., Ward, E. and Wootton, R. (2006). Speech treatment - LSVT : The Australian experience. In: Abstracts of the First World Parkinson Congress. 1st World Parkinson Congress, Washington, DC, United States, (S10-S10). 22-26 Feburary 2006. doi:10.1002/mds.20869

  • Hill, Anne, Theodoros, Deborah G., Russell, Trevor G., Ward, Elizabeth C. and Wootton, Richard (2006). Successes and failures in assessing acquired language disorders using an Internet-based telerehabilitation system. In: Richard Wootton and Elizabeth Krupinski, Journal Telemedicine and Telecare. Successes and Failures in Telehealth, London, UK, (108-108). 2006. doi:10.1258/135763306779380183

  • Theodoros, D. G., Russell, T., Hill, A. J., Cahill, L. M. and Clark, K. (2003). Assessment of motor speech disorders online: A pilot study. In: Richard Wootton, Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. 3rd Conference on Successes and Failures in Telehealth, Brisbane, Queensland, (66-68). 25th - 26th August, 2003.

  • Russell, Trevor, Wootton, Richard and Jull, Gwendolen (2003). Low-bandwidth physical rehabilitation via the Internet. In: Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. 3rd International Conference on Successes and Failures in Telehealth 2003, Brisbane, Queensland, (S2 - 88-S2 - 88). 25 - 26 August 2003. doi:10.1258/135763303322596381

  • Jull, Gwendolen A., Russell, Trevor G and Wootton, Richard (2002). Physical outcome measurements via the Internet: reliability at two Internet speeds. In: Richard Wootton, Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. Proceedings of: the 2nd International Successes and Failures in Telehealth Conference. 2nd International Successes and Failures in Telehealth Conference, The Royal Children's Hospital, Brisbane, (50-52). 1-2 August, 2002. doi:10.1258/13576330260440853

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Joint Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision