Publications

In preparation or in review

Chris McGibbon, Andrew Sexton, Pearl Gryfe, Dutta T, Arun Jayaraman, Susan Deems Dluhy, Alison Novak, Eric Fabara, Catherine Adans-Dester , Paolo Bonato, “Effects of the Keeogo™ Exoskeleton on Disability of People with Multiple Sclerosis”, Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology , Taylor and Francis, (In review).

Eftekhar P, Mochizuki G, Brooks D, Dutta T, Investigation of Kinematic Upper-limb Movement Assessment (KUMA): a case series, Physiotherapy Canada, U Toronto Press, (In review).

Accepted, published or in press

Owlia M, Kamachi M, Dutta T, “Reducing lumbar spine flexion using real-time biofeedback during patient handling tasks “, WORK: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment, and Rehabilitation, IOS Press, (In press) IF: 1.009.

Wong G, Gabison S, Dolatabadi E, Evans G, Kajaks T, Holliday P, Alshaer H, Fernie G, Dutta T, Toward Mitigating Pressure Injuries: Detecting Patient Orientation from Vertical Bed Reaction Forces, Journal of Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies Engineering, Sage, Accepted on December 30, 2019.

Bagheri ZS, Anwer AO, Fernie G, Naguib HE, Dutta T. Effects of multi-functional surface-texturing on the ice friction and abrasion characteristics of hybrid composite materials for footwear. Wear. 2019 Jan 15;418:253-64.

Bagheri ZS, Patel N, Li Y, Rizzi K, Lui KYG, Holyoke P, Fernie G, Dutta T, 2018. Selecting slip resistant footwear for personal support workers to use outdoors in the winter. WORK: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment & Rehabilitation. (In press) (Impact Factor 0.779).

Bagheri ZS, Patel N, Li Y, Morrone K, Fernie G, Dutta T. Slip resistance and wearability of safety footwear used on icy surfaces for outdoor municipal workers. Work. 2019 Jan 1;62(1):37-47. (Impact Factor 1.009).

Emily C. King, Brett M Weiss, Veronique M. Boscart, Tilak Dutta, Jack P. Callaghan, Geoff R. Fernie, “Assisting frail seniors to bathe in a home bathroom: Approaches used by home care providers “, WORK: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment, and Rehabilitation, IOS Press.

McGibbon CA, Sexton A, Jayaraman A, Deems-Dluhy S, Gryfe P, Novak A, Dutta T, Fabara E, Adans-Dester C, Bonato P. Evaluation of the Keeogo exoskeleton for assisting ambulatory activities in people with multiple sclerosis: an open-label, randomized, cross-over trial, Journal of Neuro Engineering and Rehabilitation, Springer, Dec 2018, IF: 3.582

Anwer A, Bagheri ZS, Fernie GR, Dutta T, Naguib HE, 2017. Evolution of the Coefficient of Friction with Surface Wear for Advanced Surface Textured Composites. Advanced Materials Interfaces 4 (6). (Impact Factor 3.365)

Rizvi R, Anwer A, Fernie GR, DuttaT , Naguib HE, 2016. Multifunctional Textured Surfaces with Enhanced Friction and Hydrophobic Behaviors Produced by Fiber Debonding and Pullout ACS applied materials & interfaces 8 (43), 29818-29826(Impact Factor 7.145).

Eftekhar P, Mochizuki G, Dutta T, Richardson D, Brooks D, 2016. Goal attainment scaling in individuals with upper limb spasticity post stroke. Occupational Therapy International, 23(4):379-389.

Hsu J, Li Y, Dutta T, and Fernie G, 2015. Maximum achievable inclines for footwear while walking on icy slopes and cross-slopes. Applied Ergonomics, 50: 218-225.

Rizvi R, Naguib H, Fernie G and Dutta T, 2015. High friction on ice provided by elastomeric fiber composites with textured surfaces. Appied Physics Letters, 106(11): 11-16.

Dutta T, Fernie GR, 2014. Outcomes rather than outputs: Collaborative closed-loop design and commercialization. Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship, 1(1): 9-14.

Hsu J, Shaw R, Li Y, Novak A, Dutta T, Ormerod M, Newton R, and Fernie G, 2016. Slip resistance of winter footwear on snow and ice measured using maximum achievable incline. Ergonomics, 59(5):717-28.

Vena D, Novak A, Dutta T, King E, Fernie G, 2015. The evaluation of vertical pole configuration and location on assisting the sit-to-stand movement in older adults with mobility limitations. Assistive Technology, 27(4):208-18.

Dutta T, 2014. Spine shrinkage and cumulative load during sitting and standing. Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science, 15 (6) pp. 636-646.

Dutta T, 2012. Evaluation of the KinectTM sensor for 3-D kinematic measurement in the workplace. Applied Ergonomics, 43, 645-649.

Dutta T, Holliday, PJ, Gorski SM, Baharvandy MS, Fernie GR, 2012. A biomechanical assessment of floor and overhead lifts using one or two caregivers for patient transfers. Applied Ergonomics, 43, 521-531.

Dutta T, Holliday PJ, Gorski SM, Baharvandy MS, Fernie GR, 2011. The effects of caregiver experience on low back loads during floor and overhead lift maneuvering activities. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics 41, 653-660.

King EC, Dutta T, Gorski SM, Holliday PJ, Fernie GR, 2011. Design of Built Environments to Accommodate Mobility Scooter Users: Part II. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology 6(5), 432-439.

Wang RH, Mihailidis A, Dutta T, Fernie GR, 2011. Usability testing of a multimodal feedback interface on a simulated collision-avoidance power wheelchair for long-term care home residents with cognitive impairments. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development. 48(6), 801-822.

Dutta, T, King EC, Holliday PJ, Gorski SM, and Fernie GR. 2011. Design of Built Environments to Accommodate Mobility Scooter Users: Part I. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology. 6(1), 67-76.

Dutta T, Fernie GR. 2005. Utilization of ultrasound sensors for anti-collision systems of powered wheelchairs”, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering. 13(1), 24-32.