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Review Our Publications

Masri BA, Eisen A, Duncan CP, McEwen JA. Tourniquet-induced nerve compression injuries are caused by high pressure levels and gradients–a review of the evidence to guide safe surgical, pre-hospital and blood flow restriction usage. BMC Biomedical Engineering. 2020 Dec;2:1-8.

McEwen J, Hughes L. Pressure prescription for blood flow restriction exercise. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 2020 Jun 1;52(6):1436.

Kerr J, McEwen JA. Personalizing Tourniquet Pressures–SBP-Based Estimation Methods are Unsafe, Unreliable, and Inconsistent. CMBES Proceedings. 2019 May 21;42.

McEwen JA, Jeyasurya J, Owens J. Why is it crucial to use personalized occlusion pressures in blood flow restriction (BFR) rehabilitation?. CMBES Proceedings. 2017 May.

McEwen JA, Jeyasurya J, Jameson M, Howard F, Abadi S, Simmons C. Can Personalized Tourniquet Systems Prevent Chemotherapy-induced Alopecia?. CMBES Proceedings. 2016 Nov 9;39(1).

McEwen JA, Jeyasurya J, Owens J. How can personalized tourniquet systems accelerate rehabilitation of wounded warriors, professional athletes and orthopaedic patients?. CMBES Proceedings. 2016 Nov 9;39(1).

Masri BA, Day B, Younger AS, Jeyasurya J. Technique for Measuring Limb Occlusion Pressure that Facilitates Personalized Tourniquet Systems: A Randomized Trial. Journal of Medical and Biological Engineering. 2016 Oct 1;36(5):644-50.

Younger AS, Jeyasurya J, McEwen J, Masri B, Day B. New Technique for Measuring Limb Occlusion Pressure Facilitates Personalized Tourniquet Systems: A Randomized Trial. Foot & Ankle Orthopaedics. 2016 Aug 19;1(1):2473011416S00084.

Guerrero J, McEwen JA, Masri BA, Nicolaou S, Salcudean SE. Deep venous thrombosis identification from analysis of ultrasound data. International journal of computer assisted radiology and surgery. 2015 Dec 1;10(12):1963-71.

Verster A, Tung N, Ong WK, Sieu B, Jeyasurya J, Chan KK, Jameson M, McEwen J. Development of an ultrasonic tourniquet system for surgical applications. CMBES Proceedings. 2014 May.

O’Muiris E, Casey V. Junctional tourniquet effector head: minimal forces and pressures producing occlusion. CMBES Proceedings. 2014 May.

Jeyasurya J, Jameson M, Glinz K, Sadr Hooman, Day B, Masri B, McEwen J. Current concepts in tourniquets. CMBES Proceedings. 2014 May.

Younger AS, Manzary M, Wing KJ, Stothers K. Automated cuff occlusion pressure effect on quality of operative fields in foot and ankle surgery: a randomized prospective study. Foot & ankle international. 2011 Mar;32(3):239-43.

Noordin S, McEwen JA, Kragh Jr CJ, Eisen A, Masri BA. Surgical tourniquets in orthopaedics. JBJS. 2009 Dec 1;91(12):2958-67.

Reilly CW, McEwen JA, Leveille L, Perdios A, Mulpuri K. Minimizing tourniquet pressure in pediatric anterior cruciate ligament reconstructive surgery: a blinded, prospective randomized controlled trial. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. 2009 Apr 1;29(3):275-80.

McEwen J, Casey V. Measurement of hazardous pressure levels and gradients produced on human limbs by non-pneumatic tourniquets. In: Proceedings of the 32nd Conference of the Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society 2009. Calgary, Canada; 2009 May 20-22. p 1-4.

Guerrero J, Salcudean SE, McEwen JA, Masri BA, Nicolaou S. Real-time vessel segmentation and tracking for ultrasound imaging applications. IEEE transactions on medical imaging. 2007 Aug;26(8):1079-90.

Guerrero J, Salcudean E, McEwen A, Masri BA, Nicolaou S. System for deep venous thrombosis detection using objective compression measures. IEEE transactions on biomedical engineering. 2006 May;53(5):845-54.

Younger AS, Kalla TP, McEwen JA, Inkpen K. Survey of tourniquet use in orthopaedic foot and ankle surgery. Foot & ankle international. 2005 Mar;26(3):208-17.

Younger AS, McEwen JA, Inkpen K. Wide contoured thigh cuffs and automated limb occlusion measurement allow lower tourniquet pressures. Clinical orthopaedics and related research. 2004 Nov 1;428:286-93.

McEwen JA, Inkpen K. Surgical tourniquet technology adapted for military and prehospital use. BRITISH COLUMBIA UNIV VANCOUVER; 2004 Sep 1.

Masri BA, Dunlop DJ, McEwen JA, Garbuz DS, Duncan CP. Can a new design of pneumatic compression device reduce variations in delivered therapy for the mechanical prophylaxis of thromboembolic disease after total hip arthroplasty?. Canadian journal of surgery. 2004 Aug;47(4):263.

Casey V, O’sullivan S, McEwen JA. Interface pressure sensor for IVRA and other biomedical applications. Medical engineering & physics. 2004 Mar 31;26(2):177-82.

Guerrero J, Salcudean SE, McEwen JA, Masri BA, Nicolaou S. Measurement-based deep venous thrombosis screening system. International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention 2003 Nov 15 (pp. 214-221). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.

Guerrero J, Salcudean SE, McEwen JA, Masri BA, Nicolaou S. Deep venous thrombosis screening system using numerical measures. InEngineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2003. Proceedings of the 25th Annual International Conference of the IEEE 2003 Sep 17 (Vol. 1, pp. 894-897). IEEE.

Kalla TP, Younger A, McEwen JA, Inkpen K. Survey of tourniquet use in podiatric surgery. The Journal of foot and ankle surgery. 2003 Apr 30;42(2):68-76.

McEwen JA, Inkpen K. Tourniquet safety: preventing skin injuries. Surgical Technologist. 2002;34(8):6-15.

McEwen JA, Inkpen K, Younger A. Thigh tourniquet safety. Surgical Technologist. 2002;34(7):8-19.

McEwen JA, Kelly DL, Jardanowski T, Inkpen K. Tourniquet safety in lower leg applications. Orthopaedic nursing. 2002 Sep 1;21(5):61-2.

Tredwell SJ, Wilmink M, Inkpen K, McEwen JA. Pediatric tourniquets: analysis of cuff and limb interface, current practice, and guidelines for use. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. 2001 Sep 1;21(5):671-6.

Haddad FS, Kerry RM, McEwen JA, Appleton L, Garbuz DS, Masri BA, Duncan CP. Unanticipated variations between expected and delivered pneumatic compression therapy after elective hip surgery: a possible source of variation in reported patient outcomes. The Journal of arthroplasty. 2001 Jan 31;16(1):37-46.

Paris-Seeley NJ, McEwen JA, Romilly DP. A compliance-independent pressure transducer for biomedical device-tissue interfaces. Biomedical instrumentation & technology/Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation. 1999 Dec;34(6):423-31.

Henderson CL, Warriner CB, McEwen JA, Merrick PM. A North American survey of intravenous regional anesthesia. Anesthesia & Analgesia. 1997 Oct 1;85(4):858-63.

Melin J, Paris-Seeley N, Parameswaran M, McEwen JA. Development of a micromachined pressure transducer for biomedical device/tissue interfaces. InElectrical and Computer Engineering, 1996. Canadian Conference on 1996 May 26 (Vol. 1, pp. 92-95). IEEE.

Paris-Seeley NJ, Romilly DP, McEwen JA. Development and evaluation of a compliance-independent pressure transducer for biomedical applications. InEngineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 1995., IEEE 17th Annual Conference 1995 Sep 20 (Vol. 2, pp. 1567-1568). IEEE.

Graham B, Breault MJ, Mcewen JA, Mcgraw RW. Occlusion of arterial flow in the extremities at subsystolic pressures through the use of wide tourniquet cuffs. Clinical orthopaedics and related research. 1993 Jan 1;286:257-61.

Graham B, Breault MJ, McEwen JA, McGraw RW. Perineural pressures under the pneumatic tourniquet in the upper extremity. The Journal of Hand Surgery: British & European Volume. 1992 Jun 1;17(3):262-6.

Miller ME, McEwen JA. A near-optimum filter for suppressing motion artifact in oscillometric signal. InEngineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 1989. Images of the Twenty-First Century., Proceedings of the Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in 1989 Nov 9 (pp. 640-641). IEEE.

McEwen JA, Gropper PT, McGraw RW. New finger cuffs for use with digital tourniquets. The Journal of hand surgery. 1988 Nov 1;13(6):888-92.

Bussani CR, McEwen JA. Improved tracking of limb occlusion pressure for surgical tourniquets. IEEE transactions on biomedical engineering. 1988 Apr;35(4):221-9.

McGraw RW, McEwen JA, McFarlane RM. The tourniquet. Unsatisfactory results in hand surgery. New York: Churchill Livingstone. 1987:5-13.

McEwen JA, Auchinleck GF. Advances in surgical tourniquets. AORN journal. 1982 Nov 1;36(5):889-96.

McEwen JA, McGraw RW. An adaptive tourniquet for improved safety in surgery. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 1982 Feb(2):122-8.

McEwen JA. Complications of and improvements in pneumatic tourniquets used in surgery. Med Instrum. 1981 Jul;15(4):253-7.