• Ethical Perceptions Towards Real-world Use of Companion Robots With Older People and People With Dementia: Survey Opinions Among Younger Adults

      Bradwell, HL; Winnington, R; Thill, S; Jones, RB (BioMed Central, 2020)
      BACKGROUND: Use of companion robots may reduce older people's depression, loneliness and agitation. This benefit has to be contrasted against possible ethical concerns raised by philosophers in the field around issues such ...
    • Cerebellar Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation for Learning a Novel Split-belt Treadmill Task: A Randomised Controlled Trial

      Kumari, N; Taylor, D; Rashid, U; Vandal, AC; Smith, PF; Signal, N (Nature Publishing Group, 2020)
      This study aimed to examine the effect of repeated anodal cerebellar transcranial direct current stimulation (ctDCS) on learning a split-belt treadmill task. Thirty healthy individuals randomly received three consecutive ...
    • Estimating Global Injuries Morbidity and Mortality: Methods and Data Used in the Global Burden of Disease 2017 Study

      James, SL; Castle, CD; Dingels, ZV; Fox, JT; Hamilton, EB; Liu, Z; Roberts, NLS; Sylte, DO; Bertolacci, GJ; Cunningham, M; Henry, NJ; LeGrand, KE; Abdelalim, A; Abdollahpour, I; Abdulkader, RS; Abedi, A; Abegaz, KH; Abosetugn, AE; Abushouk, AI; Adebayo, OM; Adsuar, JC; Advani, SM; Agudelo-Botero, M; Ahmad, T; Ahmed, MB; Ahmed, R; Eddine Aichour, MT; Alahdab, F; Alanezi, FM; Alema, NM; Alemu, BW; Alghnam, SA; Ali, BA; Ali, S; Alinia, C; Alipour, V; Aljunid, SM; Almasi-Hashiani, A; Almasri, NA; Altirkawi, K; Abdeldayem Amer, YS; Andrei, CL; Ansari-Moghaddam, A; T Antonio, CA; Anvari, D; Yaw Appiah, SC; Arabloo, J; Arab-Zozani, M; Arefi, Z; Aremu, O; Ariani, F; Arora, A; Asaad, M; Ayala Quintanilla, BP; Ayano, G; Ayanore, MA; Azarian, G; Badawi, A; Badiye, AD; Baig, AA; Bairwa, M; Bakhtiari, A; Balachandran, A; Banach, M; Banerjee, SK; Banik, PC; Banstola, A; Barker-Collo, SL; Bärnighausen, TW; Barzegar, A; Bayati, M; Bazargan-Hejazi, S; Bedi, N; Behzadifar, M; Belete, H; Bennett, DA; Bensenor, IM; Berhe, K; Bhagavathula, AS; Bhardwaj, P; Bhat, AG; Bhattacharyya, K; Bhutta, ZA; Bibi, S; Bijani, A; Boloor, A; Borges, G; Borschmann, R; Borzì, AM; Boufous, S; Braithwaite, D; Briko, NI; Brugha, T; Budhathoki, SS; Car, J; Cárdenas, R; Carvalho, F; Castaldelli-Maia, JM; Castañeda-Orjuela, CA; Castelpietra, G; Catalá-López, F; Cerin, E; Chandan, JS; Chapman, JR; Chattu, VK; Chattu, SK; Chatziralli, I; Chaudhary, N; Cho, DY; Choi, J-YJ; Kabir Chowdhury, MA; Christopher, DJ; Chu, D-T; Cicuttini, FM; Coelho, JM; Costa, VM; Dahlawi, SMA; Daryani, A; Dávila-Cervantes, CA; Leo, DD; Demeke, FM; Demoz, GT; Demsie, DG; Deribe, K; Desai, R; Nasab, MD; Silva, DDD; Dibaji Forooshani, ZS; Do, HT; Doyle, KE; Driscoll, TR; Dubljanin, E; Adema, BD; Eagan, AW; Elemineh, DA; El-Jaafary, SI; El-Khatib, Z; Ellingsen, CL; Zaki, MES; Eskandarieh, S; Eyawo, O; Faris, PS; Faro, A; Farzadfar, F; Fereshtehnejad, S-M; Fernandes, E; Ferrara, P; Fischer, F; Folayan, MO; Fomenkov, AA; Foroutan, M; Francis, JM; Franklin, RC; Fukumoto, T; Geberemariyam, BS; Gebremariam, H; Gebremedhin, KB; Gebremeskel, LG; Gebremeskel, GG; Gebremichael, B; Gedefaw, GA; Geta, B; Getenet, AB; Ghafourifard, M; Ghamari, F; Gheshlagh, RG; Gholamian, A; Gilani, SA; Gill, TK; Goudarzian, AH; Goulart, AC; Grada, A; Grivna, M; Guimarães, RA; Guo, Y; Gupta, G; Haagsma, JA; Hall, BJ; Hamadeh, RR; Hamidi, S; Handiso, DW; Haro, JM; Hasanzadeh, A; Hassan, S; Hassanipour, S; Hassankhani, H; Hassen, HY; Havmoeller, R; Hendrie, D; Heydarpour, F; Híjar, M; Ho, HC; Hoang, CL; Hole, MK; Holla, R; Hossain, N; Hosseinzadeh, M; Hostiuc, S; Hu, G; Ibitoye, SE; Ilesanmi, OS; Inbaraj, LR; Naghibi Irvani, SS; Mofizul Islam, M; Shariful Islam, SM; Ivers, RQ; Jahani, MA; Jakovljevic, M; Jalilian, F; Jayaraman, S; Jayatilleke, AU; Jha, RP; John-Akinola, YO; Jonas, JB; Jones, KM; Joseph, N; Joukar, F; Jozwiak, JJ; Jungari, SB; Jürisson, M; Kabir, A; Kahsay, A; Kalankesh, LR; Kalhor, R; Kamil, TA; Kanchan, T; Kapoor, N; Karami, M; Kasaeian, A; Kassaye, HG; Kavetskyy, T; Kayode, GA; Keiyoro, PN; Kelbore, AG; Khader, YS; Khafaie, MA; Khalid, N; Khalil, IA; Khalilov, R; Khan, M; Khan, EA; Khan, J; Khanna, T; Khazaei, S; Khazaie, H; Khundkar, R; Kiirithio, DN; Kim, Y-E; Kim, YJ; Kim, D; Kisa, S; Kisa, A; Komaki, H; Kondlahalli, SKM; Koolivand, A; Korshunov, VA; Koyanagi, A; Kraemer, MUG; Krishan, K; Defo, BK; Bicer, BK; Kugbey, N; Kumar, N; Kumar, M; Kumar, V; Kumar, N; Kumaresh, G; Lami, FH; Lansingh, VC; Lasrado, S; Latifi, A; Lauriola, P; Vecchia, CL; Leasher, JL; Huey Lee, SW; Li, S; Liu, X; Lopez, AD; Lotufo, PA; Lyons, RA; Machado, DB; Madadin, M; Abd El Razek, MM; Mahotra, NB; Majdan, M; Majeed, A; Maled, V; Malta, DC; Manafi, N; Manafi, A; Manda, A-L; Manjunatha, N; Mansour-Ghanaei, F; Mansournia, MA; Maravilla, JC; Mason-Jones, AJ; Masoumi, SZ; Massenburg, BB; Maulik, PK; Mehndiratta, MM; Melketsedik, ZA; Memiah, PTN; Mendoza, W; Menezes, RG; Mengesha, MM; Meretoja, TJ; Meretoja, A; Merie, HE; Mestrovic, T; Miazgowski, B; Miazgowski, T; Miller, TR; Mini, GK; Mirica, A; Mirrakhimov, EM; Mirzaei-Alavijeh, M; Mithra, P; Moazen, B; Moghadaszadeh, M; Mohamadi, E; Mohammad, Y; Darwesh, AM; Mohammadian-Hafshejani, A; Mohammadpourhodki, R; Mohammed, S; Mohammed, JA; Mohebi, F; Mohseni Bandpei, MA; Molokhia, M; Monasta, L; Moodley, Y; Moradi, M; Moradi, G; Moradi-Lakeh, M; Moradzadeh, R; Morawska, L; Velásquez, IM; Morrison, SD; Mossie, TB; Muluneh, AG; Musa, KI; Mustafa, G; Naderi, M; Nagarajan, AJ; Naik, G; Naimzada, MD; Najafi, F; Nangia, V; Nascimento, BR; Naserbakht, M; Nayak, V; Nazari, J; Ndwandwe, DE; Negoi, I; Ngunjiri, JW; Nguyen, TH; Nguyen, CT; Nguyen, DN; Thi Nguyen, HL; Nikbakhsh, R; Anggraini Ningrum, DN; Nnaji, CA; Ofori-Asenso, R; Ogbo, FA; Oghenetega, OB; Oh, I-H; Olagunju, AT; Olagunju, TO; Bali, AO; Onwujekwe, OE; Orpana, HM; Ota, E; Otstavnov, N; Otstavnov, SS; P A, M; Padubidri, JR; Pakhale, S; Pakshir, K; Panda-Jonas, S; Park, E-K; Patel, SK; Pathak, A; Pati, S; Paulos, K; Peden, AE; Filipino Pepito, VC; Pereira, J; Phillips, MR; Polibin, RV; Polinder, S; Pourmalek, F; Pourshams, A; Poustchi, H; Prakash, S; Angga Pribadi, DR; Puri, P; Syed, ZQ; Rabiee, N; Rabiee, M; Radfar, A; Rafay, A; Rafiee, A; Rafiei, A; Rahim, F; Rahimi, S; Rahman, MA; Rajabpour-Sanati, A; Rajati, F; Rakovac, I; Rao, SJ; Rashedi, V; Rastogi, P; Rathi, P; Rawaf, S; Rawal, L; Rawassizadeh, R; Renjith, V; Resnikoff, S; Rezapour, A; Ribeiro, AI; Rickard, J; Rios González, CM; Roever, L; Ronfani, L; Roshandel, G; Saddik, B; Safarpour, H; Safdarian, M; Mohammad Sajadi, S; Salamati, P; Rashad Salem, MR; Salem, H; Salz, I; Samy, AM; Sanabria, J; Riera, LS; Santric Milicevic, MM; Sarker, AR; Sarveazad, A; Sathian, B; Sawhney, M; Sayyah, M; Schwebel, DC; Seedat, S; Senthilkumaran, S; Seyedmousavi, S; Sha, F; Shaahmadi, F; Shahabi, S; Shaikh, MA; Shams-Beyranvand, M; Sheikh, A; Shigematsu, M; Shin, JI; Shiri, R; Siabani, S; Sigfusdottir, ID; Singh, JA; Singh, PK; Sinha, DN; Soheili, A; Soriano, JB; Sorrie, MB; Soyiri, IN; Stokes, MA; Sufiyan, MB; Sykes, BL; Tabarés-Seisdedos, R; Tabb, KM; Taddele, BW; Tefera, YM; Tehrani-Banihashemi, A; Tekulu, GH; Tesema Tesema, AK; Tesfay, BE; Thapar, R; Titova, MV; Tlaye, KG; Tohidinik, HR; Topor-Madry, R; Tran, KB; Tran, BX; Tripathy, JP; Tsai, AC; Tsatsakis, A; Car, LT; Ullah, I; Ullah, S; Unnikrishnan, B; Upadhyay, E; Uthman, OA; Valdez, PR; Vasankari, TJ; Veisani, Y; Venketasubramanian, N; Violante, FS; Vlassov, V; Waheed, Y; Wang, Y-P; Wiangkham, T; Wolde, HF; Woldeyes, DH; Wondmeneh, TG; Wondmieneh, AB; Wu, A-M; Wyper, GMA; Yadav, R; Yadollahpour, A; Yano, Y; Yaya, S; Yazdi-Feyzabadi, V; Ye, P; Yip, P; Yisma, E; Yonemoto, N; Yoon, S-J; Youm, Y; Younis, MZ; Yousefi, Z; Yu, C; Yu, Y; Moghadam, TZ; Zaidi, Z; Zaman, SB; Zamani, M; Zandian, H; Zarei, F; Zhang, Z-J; Zhang, Y; Ziapour, A; Zodpey, S; Dandona, R; Dharmaratne, SD; Hay, SI; Mokdad, AH; Pigott, DM; Reiner, RC; Vos, T (BMJ Publishing Group, 2020)
      BACKGROUND: While there is a long history of measuring death and disability from injuries, modern research methods must account for the wide spectrum of disability that can occur in an injury, and must provide estimates ...
    • A Multiday Evaluation of Real-time Intramuscular EMG Usability With ANN

      Waris, A; Zia ur Rehman, M; Niazi, IK; Jochumsen, M; Englehart, K; Jensen, W; Haavik, H; Kamavuako, EN (MDPI AG, 2020)
      Recent developments in implantable technology, such as high-density recordings, wireless transmission of signals to a prosthetic hand, may pave the way for intramuscular electromyography (iEMG)-based myoelectric control ...
    • Six Things You Need to Know About Low Back Pain

      Baxter, GD; Chapple, C; Ellis, R; Hill, J; Liu, L; Mani, R; Reid, D; Stokes, T; Tumilty, S (CSIRO Publishing, 2020)
      Low back pain (LBP) is the leading contributor to years lived with disability, and imposes an enormous burden on individuals and on health-care systems. General practitioners and physiotherapists are generally the front-line ...
    • Combining Cognitive Stimulation Therapy and Fall Prevention Exercise (CogEx) in Older Adults With Mild to Moderate Dementia: A Feasibility Randomised Controlled Trial

      Binns, E; Kerse, N; Peri, K; Cheung, G; Taylor, D (BMC, 2020)
      Background: People living with dementia (PLwD) have a high fall risk as cognitive impairment compromises control of gait and balance. Fall prevention exercises that are effective in healthy older adults may not work for ...
    • Microbial Contamination and Efficacy of Disinfection Procedures of Companion Robots in Care Homes

      Bradwell, HL; Johnson, CW; Lee, J; Winnington, R; Thill, S; Jones, RB (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2020)
      BACKGROUND: Paro and other robot animals can improve wellbeing for older adults and people with dementia, through reducing depression, agitation and medication use. However, nursing and care staff we contacted expressed ...
    • The New Zealand Podiatry Profession – a Workforce in Crisis?

      Carroll, M; Jepson, H; Molyneux, P; Brenton-Rule, A (BioMed Central, 2020)
      Background This is the first study to explore workforce data from the Podiatrists Board of New Zealand. The study analysed data from an online survey which New Zealand podiatrists complete as part of their application for ...
    • Pilot trial of The Living Well Toolkit: Qualitative analysis and implications for refinement and future implementation

      Mudge, S; Sezier, A; Payne, D; Smith, G; Kayes, N (BioMed Central, 2020)
      BACKGROUND: Following a neurological event, people's long-term health and well-being is hampered by a system that struggles to deliver person-centred communication and coordinated care and fails to harness individual and ...
    • Cumulative Sport-related Injuries and Longer Term Impact in Retired Male Elite- and Amateur-level Rugby Code Athletes and Non-contact Athletes: A Retrospective Study

      Hind, K; Konerth, N; Entwistle, I; Theadom, A; Lewis, G; King, D; Chazot, P; Hume, P (Springer, 2020)
      Background: Rugby union and rugby league are popular team contact sports, but they bring a high risk of injury. Although previous studies have reported injury occurrence across one or several seasons, none have explored ...
    • Recalibrating Hope: A Longitudinal Study of the Experiences of People With Aphasia After Stroke

      Bright, FAS; McCann, CM; Kayes, NM (Wiley, 2020)
      BACKGROUND: Hope is a critical resource for people with aphasia after stroke, sustaining people though times of distress and uncertainty and providing motivation. In the first months after stroke, hope is vulnerable to ...
    • Determinants and Suitability of Carotenoid Reflection Score As a Measure of Carotenoid Status

      Rush, E; Amoah, I; Diep, T; Jalili-Moghaddam, S (MDPI AG, 2020)
      Carotenoids, orange-coloured pigments found in vegetables, fruit, eggs and dairy foods, act as antioxidants and vitamin A precursors in the human body. Skin carotenoid concentration is a biomarker of vegetable and fruit ...
    • The Perceptions of New Zealand Lawyers and Social Workers About Children Being Adopted by Gay Couples and Lesbian Couples

      Scherman, R; Misca, G; Tan, TX (Frontiers Media, 2020)
      Global trends increasingly appear to be legitimizing same-gender relationships, yet international research shows that despite statutory rights to marry—and by extension, adopt children—same-gender couples continue to ...
    • Management of Patients With Early Stage Lung Cancer - Why Do Some Patients Not Receive Treatment With Curative Intent?

      Lawrenson, R; Lao, C; Brown, L; Moosa, L; Chepulis, L; Keenan, R; Kidd, J; Middleton, K; Conaglen, P; De Groot, C; Aitken, D; Wong, J (BioMed Central, 2020)
      BACKGROUNDS: This study aims to understand the factors that influence whether patients receive potentially curative treatment for early stage lung cancer. A key question was whether indigenous Māori patients were less ...
    • Pharmacist-led Counselling Intervention to Improve Antiretroviral Drug Adherence in Pakistan: A Randomized Controlled Trial

      Chatha, ZF; Rashid, U; Olsen, S; Din, FU; Khan, A; Nawaz, K; Gan, SH; Khan, GM (BioMed Central, 2020)
      BACKGROUND: Pakistan is facing a growing population of people living with human immunodeficiency (HIV). In this randomized controlled trial, we investigate if a pharmacist-led intervention can increase adherence to ...
    • Developing A Mobile Immersive Reality Framework For Enhanced Simulation Training: MESH360

      Wilkinson, N; Cochrane, T; Aiello, S; Aguayo, C (ASCILITE, 2019)
      This paper reports on the second iteration prototype design stage of an immersive reality (XR) enhanced simulation project in critical healthcare higher education. While there is no doubt of the positive impact on the ...
    • When Every Second Counts: Ampoule Versus Adrenaline Auto-injector Administration for Life-threatening Allergy

      McDonald, E; Cooper, E (New Zealand Medical Association, 2019)
      No abstract.
    • Physiotherapy Treatment and Rehabilitation Following Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury in New Zealand: Are We Doing Enough?

      Fausett, W; Wilkins, F; Reid, D; Larmer, P; Potts, G (New Zealand Society of Physiotherapists Inc, 2019)
      Physiotherapists are lead providers of rehabilitation following anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury in New Zealand. Rehabilitation is considered an essential component following ACL injuries, but there is considerable ...