Selected Publications

Authored books

Platz T, Pinkowski C, van Wijck F, Johnson GRJ. (2005) ARM: Arm Rehabilitation Measurement. Manual for performance and scoring of the Fugl-Meyer test (arm section), Action Research Arm test and the Box-and-Block test.  Baden-Baden: Deutscher Wissenschafts-Verlag (DWV).  Role: design, writing, review.

Edited books

Mead G & van Wijck F (Eds). Exercise and fitness training after stroke: a handbook for evidence-based practice.  Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier (2013).  Role: design, writing, co-editing.

McBean D and van Wijck F (Eds). Applied neurosciences for the Allied Health Professions.  Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier (2012).  Role: design, writing, co-editing.

Chapters in books

van Wijck F, Smith M, Halliday P, Mead G (2013). Post stroke problems.  In:  G Mead and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Exercise and fitness training after stroke: a handbook for evidence-based practice.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 39-76.
van Wijck F & Donaghy M (2013).  Understanding exercise behaviour.  In:  G Mead and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Exercise and fitness training after stroke: a handbook for evidence-based practice.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 109-128.
van Wijck F (2013).  Evaluating exercise and fitness training after stroke: outcome assessment.  In:  G Mead and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Exercise and fitness training after stroke: a handbook for evidence-based practice.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 213-232.
McBean D & van Wijck F (2012).  An introduction to neuroscience.  In: D McBean and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Applied Neurosciences for the Allied Health Professions.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 1-10.
van Wijck F & McBean D (2012).  The brain-behaviour relationship: an introduction.  In: D McBean and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Applied Neurosciences for the Allied Health Professions.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 33-52.
McBean D & van Wijck F (2012).  Movement and coordination.  In: D McBean and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Applied Neurosciences for the Allied Health Professions.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 53-64.
van Wijck F, van Vliet P and McBean D (2012).  Perceptuo-motor control.  In: D McBean and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Applied Neurosciences for the Allied Health Professions.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 65-86.
van Wijck F, van Vliet P and McBean D (2012).  Perceptuo-motor learning.  In: D McBean and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Applied Neurosciences for the Allied Health Professions.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 87-108.
van Wijck F & McBean D (2012).  Disorders of attention and memory.  In: D McBean and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Applied Neurosciences for the Allied Health Professions.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 109-126.
McBean D, Price C and van Wijck F (2012).  Disorders of sensation and perception.  In: D McBean and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Applied Neurosciences for the Allied Health Professions.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 127-140.
Kelly H, McBean D and van Wijck F (2012).  Communication disorders.  In: D McBean and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Applied Neurosciences for the Allied Health Professions.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 141-153.
Atkin H, van Wijck F and McBean D (2012).  Executive dysfunction.  In: D McBean and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Applied Neurosciences for the Allied Health Professions.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 155-164.
van Wijck F & McBean D (2012). Problems with emotion and motivation.  In: D McBean and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Applied Neurosciences for the Allied Health Professions.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 165-180.
Chandler B, McBean D, Kelly H, van Wijck F (2012).  Other disorders associated with neurological conditions: fatigue, sleep disorders, incontinence and sexual dysfunction.  In: D McBean and F van Wijck (Eds.).  Applied Neurosciences for the Allied Health Professions.  Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 181-204.
Baer GD & van Wijck FMJ (2005).  Physiotherapy.  In: MP Barnes, B. Dobkin, Bogousslavsky. (Eds.).  Recovery after stroke. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 226-258.  Role: lead, design, writing majority of chapter, review, coordination, submission.
Pandyan AD, van Wijck FMJ, Johnson GR (2002).  Instrumentation in experimentation.  In: T. Greenfield (Ed.).  Research Methods, Guidance for Postgraduates.  London: Arnold, 226-235. Role: design, writing, review.

Journal Publications

Cunningham P, Heron E, Turton AJ, van Wijck F, van Vliet P, Sackley CM, Jowett S, Wheatley K, Wolf S, Rodgers C, Domaille C, Dunn S, Woodward R, Hierons S, Ferguson-Thomas R, Easton C, Henchie F. A pilot study for a randomised controlled trial of home based reach to grasp training for people after stroke.  Trials 2013 [accepted] doi: 10.1186/1468-6708-14-109
Carroll S, Sniehotta F, van Wijck F, Greig CA, Mead GE. A systematic review of perceived barriers and motivators to physical activity after stroke.  International Journal of Stroke In press.
Sugavanam T, Mead G, Bulley C, Donaghy M, van Wijck F.  Goal setting after stroke: a systematic review of effects and experiences.  Disability and Rehabilitation 2013;35(3):177-190  doi:10.3109/09638288.2012.690501
Morris J, van Wijck F, Joice S, Donaghy M. Predicting health related quality of life six months after stroke: the role of anxiety and upper limb dysfunction.  Disability and Rehabilitation 2013;35(4):291-299 doi:10.3109/09638288.2012.691942 
Shackley P, Shaw L, Price C, van Wijck F, Barnes M, Graham L, Ford GA, Steen N, Rodgers, H.  Cost-effectiveness of treating upper limb spasticity due to stroke with botulinum toxin type A: results from the botulinum toxin for the upper limb after stroke (BoTULS) trial. Toxins 2012;4 (12): 1415-1426. doi:10.3390/toxins4121415
Thikey H, Grealy M, van Wijck F, Barber M, Rowe P. Augmented visual feedback of movement performance to enhance walking recovery after stroke: study protocol for a pilot randomised controlled trial. Trials 2012, 13:163 doi http://www.trialsjournal.com/content/13/1/163/abstract
van Wijck F, Knox D, Dodds C, Cassidy G, Alexander G, MacDonald R.  Making music after stroke: creative interventions to improve arm function.  Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 2012;1252:305-311. doi: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.2011.06403.x 
Morris J, van Wijck F.  Responses of the less affected arm to bilateral upper limb task training in early rehabilitation after stroke: a randomised controlled trial. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2012;93(7):1129-1137
Carin-Levy G, Mead G, Nicol K, Donaghy M, van Wijck F.  Delirium after stroke: a systematic review of observational studies.  Journal of Neurology. 2012;201;259, (8):1590-1599
Best C, van Wijck F, Dennis J, Smith M, Donaghy M, Fraser  H, Dinan-Young S, Mead G.. Survey of Community Exercise after Stroke Services. Health and Social Care in the Community 2012; 20(4):400–411 doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2524.2011.01043.x 
Sharma H, Bulley C, van Wijck. Experiences of an exercise referral scheme from the perspective of people with chronic stroke: a qualitative study. Physiotherapy 2012; 98: 341–348 doi:10.1016/j.physio.2011.05.004.
Mead GE, van Wijck F (2011).  Physical fitness training after stroke: time to translate evidence into practice (editorial). Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh 2011; 41:98–99  doi:10.4997/JRCPE.2011.201
Shaw LC, Rodgers H, Price CIM, van Wijck FMJ, Shackley P, Steen N, Barnes MP, Ford GA, Graham LA, on behalf of the BoTULS investigators. Botulinum Toxin for the Upper Limb after Stroke (BoTULS) Trial: effect upon impairment, activity limitation and pain.. Stroke. 2011;42:1371-1379. PDF: http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/42/5/1371.full.pdf 
Pollock A, Morris J, van Wijck F, Coupar F, Langhorne P. Response to Cauraugh, J. H., et al. Bilateral movement training and stroke motor recovery progress: A structured review and meta-analysis (letter) (2011). Human Movement Science ;30(1):143-146 doi:10.1016/j.humov.2009.09.004
Morris J, van Wijck F, Pollock A, Coupar F, Langhorne P.  More research with adequate controls required (letter).  International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation 2010; 17(5): 274.
Coupar F, Pollock A, van Wijck F, Morris J, Langhorne P. Simultaneous bilateral training for improving arm function after stroke. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD006432. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006432.pub2.  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/o/cochrane/clsysrev/articles/CD006432/pdf_fs.html 
Shaw L, Rodgers H, Price C, van Wijck F, Shackley P, et al. BoTULS: a multicentre randomised controlled trial to evaluate the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of treating upper limb spasticity due to stroke with botulinum toxin type A. Health Technol Assess 2010;14(26). http://www.hta.ac.uk/fullmono/mon1426.pdf
Rodgers H, Shaw L, Price C, van Wijck F, Barnes M, Graham L, Ford G, Shackley P, Steen N et al. on behalf of BoTULS investigators. Study design and methods of the BoTULS trial: a randomised controlled trial to evaluate the clinical effect and cost effectiveness of treating upper limb spasticity due to stroke with botulinum toxin type A. Trials 2008, 9:59 (23 Oct 2008) http://www.trialsjournal.com/content/9/1/59
Morris J, van Wijck F, Joice S, Ogston S, Cole, I, MacWalter RS (2008) A comparison of bilateral and unilateral upper limb task training in early post-stroke rehabilitation: a randomised controlled trial. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 89 (7): 1237-1245. http://download.journals.elsevierhealth.com/pdfs/journals/0003-9993/PIIS0003999308002128.pdf 
Pandyan AD, van Wijck FM, Stark S, Vuadens P, Johnson GR, Barnes MP (2006).  The construct validity of a spasticity measurement device for clinical practice: An alternative to the Ashworth scales.  Disability and Rehabilitation 28 (9): 579-85
Pandyan AD, Cousins E, van Wijck F, Barnes MP, Johnson GR (2005).  Spasticity research: some common catches. (letter).  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 86 (4): 845.
Platz T, Pinkowski C, van Wijck F, Kim I-H , di Bella P, Johnson G. (2005). Reliability and validity of arm function assessment with standardised guidelines for the Fugl-Meyer Test, Action Research Arm test and Box and Blocks Test: a multi-centre study.  Clinical Rehabilitation; 19: 452-462.
Pandyan AD, Gregoric M, Barnes MP, Wood D, van Wijck F, Burridge J, Hermens H, Johnson GR: (2005). Spasticity: Clinical perceptions, neurological realities and meaningful measurement. Disability and Rehabilitation, 27, 1 / 2 (Special Issue), 2-6.
Wood DE, Burridge JH, van Wijck  FMJ, McFadden  C, Hitchcock RA, Pandyan AD, Haugh A, Salazar-Torres JJ, Swain ID (2005). Biomechanical approaches applied to the lower and upper limb for the measurement of spasticity: a systematic review of the literature.   Disability and Rehabilitation  27, 1 / 2 (Special Issue), 19-32.
Burridge JH,  Wood DE,  Hermans HJ, Voerman GE,  Johnson GR,  van Wijck F, Platz T, Gregoric M. Hitchcock R (2005). Measurement of spasticity: recommendations for clinical and research applications.  Disability and Rehabilitation, 27, 1 / 2 (Special Issue), pp 69-80.