Physiotherapy - Research Publications
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People With Stroke Who Fail an Obstacle Crossing Task Have a Higher Incidence of Falls and Utilize Different Gait Patterns Compared With People Who Pass the Task
(AMER PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSOC, 2013-03-27)
Background. Obstacle crossing is impaired in people following stroke. It is not known whether people with stroke who fail an obstacle crossing task have more falls or whether the gait adjustments used to cross an obstacle ...
Effects of a Multifactorial Falls Prevention Program for People With Stroke Returning Home After Rehabilitation: A Randomized Controlled Trial
(W B SAUNDERS CO-ELSEVIER INC, 2012-09-27)
Batchelor FA, Hill KD, Mackintosh SF, Said CM, Whitehead CH. Effects of a multifactorial falls prevention program for people with stroke returning home after rehabilitation: a randomized controlled trial. Arch Phys Med ...
Understanding diagnosis and management of dementia and guideline implementation in general practice: a qualitative study using the theoretical domains framework
(BIOMED CENTRAL LTD, 2014)
Background: Dementia is a growing problem, causing substantial burden for patients, their families, and society. General practitioners (GPs) play an important role in diagnosing and managing dementia; however, there are ...
People with stroke who fail an obstacle crossing task have a higher incidence of falls and utilise different gait patterns compared with people who pass the task
(American Physical Therapy Association, 2013)
Background: Obstacle crossing is impaired following stroke. It is not known whether people with stroke who fail an obstacle crossing task have more falls, or whether the gait adjustments used to cross an obstacle differ ...
Hyponatremia is Associated With Higher NT-proBNP Than Normonatremia After Prolonged Exercise
(LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2012-11-01)
OBJECTIVE: To determine the incidence of and risk factors for exercise-associated hyponatremia (EAH) in cyclists completing a long-distance bike ride and to assess whether postexercise serum NT-proBNP concentration (brain ...
A comparison of optimisation methods and knee joint degrees of freedom on muscle force predictions during single-leg hop landings
(ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2014-09-22)
The aim of this paper was to compare the effect of different optimisation methods and different knee joint degrees of freedom (DOF) on muscle force predictions during a single legged hop. Nineteen subjects performed ...
Preliminary Prediction Model for Fear-Induced Activity Limitation After Total Knee Arthroplasty in People 60 Years and Older: Prospective Cohort Study
(W B SAUNDERS CO-ELSEVIER INC, 2013-03-01)
OBJECTIVES: To assess the presence of fear-induced activity limitation (FIAL) in a sample of patients 1 year after total knee arthroplasty (TKA), and to develop a preliminary prediction model to predict the risk of FIAL. ...