Dr Tim Drew

Senior Lecturer

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Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery
Tayside Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Technology (TORT) Centre
Ninewells Hospital and Medical School
University of Dundee

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+(44) 01382 383505

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Dr Drew is a Non-Clinical Lecturer within the Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery and is also the Distance Learning Coordinator. Tim is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer and holds a PhD in Medical Physics from Dundee University, which he completed in 1993, and is a state-registered scientist and chartered engineer. He has extensive experience of the design of medical and laboratory instrumentation, both within the NHS and University sectors. His research interests include the design, development and evaluation of orthopaedic implants and instrumentation.

Dr Drew contributes to teaching on the following courses:

  • BMSc in Applied Orthopaedic Technology;
  • MSc/Diploma in Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Technology;
  • MSc/Diploma/Cert in Orthopaedic Science;
  • MSc in Motion analysis;
  • Master of Orthopaedic Surgery (MCh Orth, Dundee)

A pilot biomechanical assessment of curling deliveries: is toe sliding more likely to cause knee injury than flatfoot sliding?
BMJ Open Sports medicine (2017), doi 10.1136/bmjsem-2017-00021 Robertson I, Arnold GP, Wang W, Drew TS, Nasir S, MacDonald C, Abboud RJ.


Pathomechanics of the wrist following fractures of the distal radius
Hand Therapy OnlineFirst (2015), March 3, doi:10.1177/1758998315574352 Mifsud C, Drew TS.


The use of bone adhesive as a principal modality for long bone fracture fixation
British Orthopaedic Research Society (BORS) / Bone Research Society (BRS) Joint Meeting. (2013), Examination School, Oxford, UK. Lim JW, Jariwala AC, Wigderowitz CA, Drew TS.


The use of bone adhesive as a principal modality for long bone fracture fixation
Career in Surgery Conference. (2013), The Royal Society of Medicine, London, UK. Lim JW, Jariwala AC, Wigderowitz CA, Drew TS.


The use of biological osteoconductive adhesive in fixation of long bone fracture: a pilot study
Tayside Orthopaedic Research Club (T.O.R.C) Meeting. (2012), University of Dundee, UK. Winner of Best Poster. Lim JW, Jariwala AC, Wigderowitz CA, Drew TS.


Mechanisms of cervical spine injury in rugby union: a systematic review of the literature
British Journal of Sports Medicine (2012), 29, 10.1136 Kuster D, Gibson JNA, Abboud RJ, Drew TS.


The influence of shoe sole’s varying thickness on lower limb muscle activity
Foot & Ankle Surgery (2011), 17:218-223 Ramanathan AK, Parish EJ, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Wang W, Abboud RJ.


The effect of varying footwear configurations on the Peroneus Longus muscle Function Following Inversion
The Foot (2011), 21(1):31-36 Ramanathan AK, Wallace DT, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Wang W, Abboud RJ.


Permanent deformation of posterior leaf-spring ankle-foot orthoses: a comparison of different materials
Journal of Prosthetics & Orthotics (2011), 23(3), pp.144-148 Kerr E, Moyes K, Arnold GP, Drew TS.


The effect of acetabular inclination on the stress distribution of highly cross-linked polyethylene liners
J Biomech (2010), 43(S1): s59 Lam L, Drew T, Boscainos P.


Trampoline-related injuries in children: a preliminary biomechanical model of multiple users
Emergency Medical Journal (2010), Menelaws S, Bogacz AR, Drew TS, Paterson BC.


Multi-person trampoline use: predicting injuries in children
International Conference on Clinical Biomechanics at Staffordshire University Campus, Stoke-on-Trent, UK, April (2010), Wilkinson A, Paterson B, Bogacz A, Drew T.


Shoes influence lower limb muscle activity and may predispose the wearer to lateral ankle ligament injury
Journal of Orthopaedic Research (2009), 27(3):318-324 Kerr R, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Cochrane LA, Abboud RJ.


Does mechanical vibration optimize macro-interlock in cemented arthroplasty?
Current Orthopaedic Practice (2009), Volume 20, Issue 3: p285-290 Talih S, Drew TS, Henderson S, Theaker E, Abboud RJ.


The use of in-shoe pressure analysis in the evaluation of running shoes
Clinical Biomechanics (2008), Arnold GP, Cochrane LA, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.


Mechanical vibration as a means of optimising cement micro interlock in cemented hip arthroplasty
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (2008), Vol 91-B, Issue SUPP_II, 294 Drew TS, Talih S, Theaker E, Henderson S.


Do you get value for money when you buy an expensive pair of running shoes?
British Journal of Sports Medicine (2008), 42:189-193 Clinghan R, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Cochrane LA, Abboud RJ.


Development of force measurement system for clinical use in minimal access surgery
Surgical Endoscopy (2008), pp.467-471 Hanna GB, Drew TS, Arnold GP, Fakhry M, Cuschieri A.


The Pedar® system: normal in-shoe pressure values during gait
Clinical Biomechanics (2008), 23:688 Putti AB, Arnold GP, Cochrane LA, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.


Pilot study of a device for measuring instrument forces during endoscopic sinus surgery
Acta Otolaryngol (2004), 176-178 White P, Nassif R, Saleh H, Drew TS.


Load threshold during walking
2nd Clinical Biomechanics Conference (2004), Rao DV, Cochrane LA, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.


Clinical Audit and for Healthcare Professionals
Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE) (2004), Drew TS, Christie IS, Cochrane LA, Abboud RJ.


Information Gathering and Review
(2003), ISBN 1-903562-19-8 Drew TS, Christie IS.


A new method of fixation in osteoporotic bone: a preliminary report
Journal of Injury (2002), 33:685-689 Drew TS, Allcock P.


Project Planning and Organisation
(2001), ISBN 1-903562-10-4, Drew TS, Rowley DI, Abboud RJ.


Spinal Orthotics
(1999), ISBN 1-899476-96-2, Dolan MJ, Drew TS.


Core cutter for harvesting cortical bone grafts for reconstructions of the ossicular chain
Royal College of Surgeons England (1999), 81:2,124-6 Mills RP, Drew TS, Ann R.


Total radiated power, infra-red output and heat generation by cold light sources at the distal end of endoscopes and fibre optic bundle of light cables
Surgical Endoscopy (1998), 12:335-337 Hensman G, Hanna GB, Drew TS, Moseley H, Cuscheri A.


Improved control of gas humidity in neonatal intensive care ventilators
Physiological Measurement (1998), 19:427-440 Drew TS, Vardy A.


Psychomotor skills for endoscopic manipulations: differing abilities between right and left-handed individuals
Annals of Surgery (1997), 4:120-124 Hanna G, Drew TS, Cuscheri A.


A numerical model of an intensive care ventilator-humidifier system
Medical Engineering and Physics (1996), Vol.18:251-261 Drew TS, Vardy S, Tarnow-Mordi W, Lerski R.


A microprocessor-controlled psychomotor tester for minimal access surgery
Surgical Endoscopy (1996), Vol.10:pp.965-969 Hanna GB, Drew TS, Clinch P, Hunter B, Shimi S, Dunkley MP, Cuschieri A.


The use of bone adhesive for fracture fixation in long bones: a biomechanical study
Frontiers of Biological and Life Sciences (2014), 2(2): 29-33 Lim JW, Jariwala AC, Wigderowitz CA, Drew TS.

The use of Kryptonite osteoconductive adhesive in fracture fixation: a biomechanical study
Scottish Musculoskeletal Meeting, Dunblane, Scotland, UK. (2013), First Prize - Research Section Lim JW, Jariwala AC, Wigderowitz CA, Drew TS.

The use of Kryptonite osteoconductive adhesive in fracture fixation: a biomechanical study
5th SCALPEL Undergraduate Surgical Conference, University of Manchester, UK (2013), Lim JW, Jariwala AC, Wigderowitz CA, Drew TS.

Growing the spine straight: mechanical testing of a prototype anti-scoliosis device
Proceedings of The British Orthopaedic Research Society, Cambridge (2011), Drew TS, Gibson JNA, Burke J.

Reversal of scoliosis following implantation of a novel implant
British Orthopaedic Research Society, Annual Congress, Dublin (2011), Gibson JNA, Drew TS, Vettorato E, Schoffmann G, Clutton RE, Burke JG.

The effect of a new bi-planar hinge construct on a normal animal spine: scoliosis creation with retention of flexibility
Proceedings of the 4th Annual International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis and Growing Spine (2010), Burke JG, Drew TS, Clutton RE, Gibson JNA.

The effect of acetabular inclination on the stress distribution of highly cross-linked polyethylene liners
International Conference on Orthopaedic Surgery, Biomechanics and Clinical Applications & Surgery, London, UK (2010), Lam L, Drew T, Boscainos P.

The effect of acetabular inclination on the rim stress distribution of the Longevity highly cross-linked polyethylene liner: a finite element study
Scottish Society for Experimental Medicine, Dundee (2010), Lam L, Boscainos P, Drew T.

Do shoes expose wearers to lateral ankle injury?
8th Clinical Movement Analysis Society (CMAS) (2009), Kerr R, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Gibbs S, Abboud RJ.

Serious trampoline related injuries in children: a biomechanical model of multiple users
Spring Scientific Conference of the College of Emergency Medicine (2009), Menelaws S, Drew TS, Paterson B, Bogacz A.

A comparative study between blades and studs In football boots
ESM International Conference on load distribution (2008), Ramanthan AK, Bentley JA, Arnold GP, Cochrane LA, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.

The effect of vibration on bone-cement interface in cemented hip arthroplasty to withstand load transferred between the bone and cement
ESM International Conference on Load Distribution (2008), Talih S, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.

Running the extra mile
Leiden International Medical Student Conference "key to the future" (2007), Clinghan R, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Cochrane LA, Abboud RJ.

Shoes: do they protect or damage our feet?
Leiden International Medical Student Conference "key to the future" (2007), Parish E, Wallace D, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Cochrane LA, Abboud RJ.

Running the extra mile
18th European Students' Conference (2007), Clinghan R, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Cochrane LA, Abboud RJ.

The effect of shoes on lower limb muscle activity
4th Clinical Biomechanics Conference (2006), Kerr R, Arnold GP, Cochrane LA, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.

The use of in-shoe pressure analysis in the evaluation of running shoes
EMED Scientific Meeting (2006), Clinghan R, Arnold GP, Cochrane LA, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.

The development of a simple biomechanical model for the rotator cuff
5th World Congress of Biomechanics (2006), Wadha M, Drew TS, Abboud RJ, Wigderowitz CA.

How long do insoles last: a simulation study
5th World Congress of Biomechanics (2006), Birudavolu C, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.

The effect of shoes on ankle injuries
5th World Congress of Biomechanics (2006), Kerr R, Arnold GP, Cochrane LA, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.

Are expensive training shoes worth the cost? Phase 2
4th Clinical Biomechanics Conference (2006), Clinghan R, Arnold GP, Cochrane LA, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.

Do running shoes go the distance?
International Society of Prosthetists and orthotists (2006), Clinghan R, Arnold GP, Cochrane LA, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.

The effect of shoe sole thickness on lower limb muscle activity
International Society of Prosthetists and Orthotists (2006), Wallace D, Parish E, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Cochrane LA, Abboud RJ.

Shoes influence lower limb muscle activity and may predispose the wearer to lateral ankle ligament injury
International Society of Prosthetists and Orthotists (2005), Kerr R, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Cochrane LA, Abboud RJ.

Assessing plantar pressure and comfort in various running shoes
International Society of Prosthetists and Orthotists (2005), Clinghan R, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Cochrane LA, Abboud RJ.

The first steps: protecting feet from childhood
3rd Clinical Biomechanics Conference (2005), Oparka R, Drew TS, Cochrane LA, Abboud RJ.

A combined bench-top and in-shoe analysis of insole materials
3rd Clinical Biomechanics Conference (2005), Oparka R, Drew TS, Cochrane LA, Arnold GP, Abboud RJ.

Are expensive training shoes worth the cost?
3rd Clinical Biomechanics Conference (2005), Grummitt S, Arnold GP, Cochrane LA, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.

The assessment of mechanical properties of insole materials under normal simulated use
International Society of Prosthetists and Orthotists (2005), Birudavolu CR, Arnold GP, Drew TS, Abboud RJ.

The assessment of insole materials for clinical applications
Health Foundation Conference (2004), Oparka R, Drew TS, Cochrane LA, Arnold GP, Abboud RJ.

Evaluation of a new cerclage wiring system using super elastic material
Scottish Orthopaedic Meeting (2000), Rajput B, Ramadhas R, Drew TS.

A two-staged method of radiological and multimodal neurophysiological localisation of thalamic and pallidal targets
XII Meeting of the World Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery (1997), Forster A, Drew TS, Tulley M, Latimer M, Varma TRK.

The use of bone adhesive as a principal modality for long bone fracture fixation
Career in Surgery Conference. (2013), The Royal Society of Medicine, London, UK. Lim JW, Jariwala AC, Wigderowitz CA, Drew TS.


The use of bone adhesive as a principal modality for long bone fracture fixation
British Orthopaedic Research Society (BORS) / Bone Research Society (BRS) Joint Meeting. (2013), Examination School, Oxford, UK. Lim JW, Jariwala AC, Wigderowitz CA, Drew TS.


The use of biological osteoconductive adhesive in fixation of long bone fracture: a pilot study
Tayside Orthopaedic Research Club (T.O.R.C) Meeting. (2012), University of Dundee, UK. Winner of Best Poster. Lim JW, Jariwala AC, Wigderowitz CA, Drew TS.


Multi-person trampoline use: predicting injuries in children
International Conference on Clinical Biomechanics at Staffordshire University Campus, Stoke-on-Trent, UK, April (2010), Wilkinson A, Paterson B, Bogacz A, Drew T.