• The effects of experimental knee pain on lower limb corticospinal and motor cortex excitability

      Rice, DA; Graven-Nielsen, T; Lewis, GN; McNair, PJ; Dalbeth, N (BioMed Central, 2015)
      Notable weakness of the quadriceps muscles is typically observed as a consequence of knee joint arthritis, knee surgery and knee injury. This is partly due to ongoing neural inhibition that prevents the central nervous ...
    • Effects of Foot and Ankle Devices on Balance, Gait and Falls in Adults with Sensory Perception Loss: A Systematic Review

      Paton, J; Hatton, AL; Rome, K; Kent, B (The Joanna Briggs Institute, 2016)
      BACKGROUND: Foot and ankle devices are being developed as a method of preventing people with sensory perception loss sustaining a fall. Such devices are believed to work by reducing the likelihood of a fall by improving ...
    • The effects of joint aspiration and intra-articular corticosteroid injection on flexion reflex excitability, quadriceps strength and pain in individuals with knee synovitis: a prospective observational study

      Rice, DA; McNair, PJ; Lewis, GN; Dalbeth, N (BioMed Central, 2015)
      Substantial weakness of the quadriceps muscles is typically observed in patients with arthritis. This is partly due to ongoing neural inhibition that prevents the quadriceps from being fully activated. Evidence from animal ...
    • The effects of prolonged wear of textured shoe insoles on gait, foot sensation and proprioception in people with multiple sclerosis: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

      Hatton, AL; Dixon, J; Rome, K; Brauer, S; Williams, K; Kerr, G (BioMed Central, 2016)
      Background: Many people with multiple sclerosis experience problems with walking, which can make daily activities difficult and often leads to falls. Foot sensation plays an important role in keeping the body balanced ...
    • The Effects of Resistance Training on Muscle Strength, Joint Pain, and Hand Function in Individuals With Hand Osteoarthritis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

      Magni, NE; McNair, PJ; Rice, DA (BioMed Central Ltd., 2017)
      Background: Hand osteoarthritis is a common condition characterised by joint pain and muscle weakness. These factors are thought to contribute to ongoing disability. Some evidence exists that resistance training decreases ...
    • Efficacy of Acupuncture in Treating Scars Following Tissue Trauma

      Tuckey, C; Kohut, S; Edgar, DW (SAGE Publications (UK and US), 2019)
      Introduction: Anecdotally, acupuncture is used in the treatment of scar tissue in order to improve scar quality and reduce symptoms of pain and pruritus. Unlike conditions such as lower back pain, knee osteoarthritis and ...
    • Enabling Participation for Disabled Young People: Study Protocol

      Carroll, P; Witten, K; Calder-Dawe, O; Smith, M; Kearns, R; Asiasiga, L; Lin, J; Kayes, N; Mavoa, S (BioMed Central, 2018)
      Background: Participation in community life is vital for health and wellbeing, promoting a sense of belonging, networks of social support and opportunities for physical activity. Disabled young people have lower levels of ...
    • Enabling self-directed computer use for individuals with cerebral palsy: a systematic review of available assistive devices and technologies

      Davies, TC; Mudge, S; Stott, NS; Ameratunga, S (John Wiley & Sons, 2010)
      Aim  The purpose of this study was to systematically review published evidence on the development, use, and effectiveness of devices and technologies that enable or enhance self-directed computer access by individuals with ...
    • “Engaging in my rural community”: Perceptions of People Aged 85 Years and Over

      Neville, S; Adams, J; Napier, S; Shannon, K; Jackson, D (Taylor & Francis, 2018)
      Purpose: Globally, numbers of people aged 85 years and over are increasing. Many older people, including those 85 years and over, are ageing in rural areas. For successful ageing in place, physical and social environments ...
    • Engaging people experiencing communication disability in stroke rehabilitation: A qualitative study

      Bright, FAS; Kayes, NM; McPherson, KM; Worrall, LE (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2018)
      BACKGROUND: Engagement is commonly considered important in stroke rehabilitation, with some arguing it is essential for positive patient outcomes. An emerging body of research indicates the practitioner influences engagement ...
    • Epidemiology of foot complaints in systemic lupus erythematosus

      Otter, S; Kumar, S; Dalbeth, N; Davies, KA; Panthakalam, S; Rome, K (BioMed Central Ltd, 2015)
      Foot complaints are common in inflammatory arthropathies such as rheumatoid arthritis and cause considerable disability. However, little is known about the nature and extent of foot complaints in systemic lupus ...
    • Establishing a person-centred framework of self-identity after traumatic brain injury: a grounded theory study to inform measure development

      Levack, WM; Boland, P; Taylor, WJ; Siegert, RJ; Kayes, NM; Fadyl, JK; McPherson, KM (BMJ Publishing Group Ltd., 2014)
      Objective To develop a theoretically sound, client-derived framework to underpin development of a measure reflecting the impact of traumatic brain injury (TBI) on a person's self-identity. Design Grounded theory, based ...
    • Establishing the Aus-ROC Australian and New Zealand Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest Epistry

      Beck, B; Bray, J; Smith, K; Walker, T; Grantham, H; Hein, C; Thorrowgood, M; Smith, A; Smith, T; Dicker, B; Swain, A; Bailey, M; Bosley, E; Pemberton, K; Cameron, P; Nichol, G; Finn, J (BMJ Publishing Group, 2016)
      Introduction: Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) is a global health problem with low survival. Regional variation in survival has heightened interest in combining cardiac arrest registries to understand and improve OHCA ...
    • Estimating Global Injuries Morbidity and Mortality: Methods and Data Used in the Global Burden of Disease 2017 Study

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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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Ettie Rout – First World War Safe Sex Advocate

      Wood, B (Australasian Military Medicine Association, 2016)
      Censored by the New Zealand cabinet, referred to in the House of Lords as the “most wicked women in Britain”, and hailed as the “guardian angel of the ANZAC’s” Ettie Rout and her fervent conduct to prevent the spread of ...
    • Evaluating the Effects of an Exercise Program (Staying UpRight) for Older Adults in Long-term Care on Rates of Falls: Study Protocol for a Randomised Controlled Trial

      Taylor, L; Parsons, J; Taylor, D; Binns, E; Lord, S; Edlin, R; Rochester, L; Del Din, S; Klenk, J; Buckley, C; Cavadino, A; Moyes, SA; Kerse, N (BioMed Central, 2020)
      Background: Falls are two to four times more frequent amongst older adults living in long-term care (LTC) than community-dwelling older adults and have deleterious consequences. It is hypothesised that a progressive exercise ...
    • Evaluation and Mechanism Analysis of HIV Prevention Programme Using Resilience Framework Among Female Sex Workers: A Randomised Controlled Trial

      Wong, WC-W; Yuen, WW-Y; Tang, CS-K; Holroyd, E; Fong, DY-T (Elsevier, 2019)
      Background Evidence shows traditional sexual harm reduction for female sex workers (FSW) based on health behaviour theories is effective but short-lived. This study aimed to evaluate and understand the effectiveness of a ...
    • An evaluation of seasonal variations in footwear worn by adults with inflammatory arthritis: a cross-sectional observational study using a web-based survey

      Brenton-Rule, A; Hendry, GJ; Barr, G; Rome, K (BioMed Central Ltd., 2014)
      Background: Foot problems are common in adults with inflammatory arthritis and therapeutic footwear can be effective in managing arthritic foot problems. Accessing appropriate footwear has been identified as a major ...