Anna L Barker

Summary

Affiliation: Monash University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Implementation of pressure ulcer prevention best practice recommendations in acute care: an observational study
    Anna Lucia Barker
    The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int Wound J 10:313-20. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Mobility has a non-linear association with falls risk among people in residential aged care: an observational study
    Anna L Barker
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    J Physiother 58:117-25. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The 6-PACK programme to decrease fall-related injuries in acute hospitals: protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Anna Barker
    The Centre for Research Excellence in Patient Safety, Department of Epidemiology and Preventative Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 17:e5. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint "Death in low-mortality diagnosis-related groups": frequency, and the impact of patient and hospital characteristics
    Anna L Barker
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 195:89-94. 2011
  5. doi request reprint A review of hospital characteristics associated with improved performance
    Caroline A Brand
    Centre for Research Excellence in Patient Safety, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, Prahran Victoria, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:483-94. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Clinimetric evaluation of the physical mobility scale supports clinicians and researchers in residential aged care
    Anna L Barker
    Division of Physiotherapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:2140-5. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Using hospital standardised mortality ratios to assess quality of care--proceed with extreme caution
    Ian A Scott
    Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 194:645-8. 2011

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Implementation of pressure ulcer prevention best practice recommendations in acute care: an observational study
    Anna Lucia Barker
    The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int Wound J 10:313-20. 2013
    ..This study provides important insights into the knowledge translation of pressure ulcer prevention best practice guideline recommendations at The Northern Hospital...
  2. doi request reprint Mobility has a non-linear association with falls risk among people in residential aged care: an observational study
    Anna L Barker
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    J Physiother 58:117-25. 2012
    ..What is the association between mobility and falls risk for people living in residential aged care? Can the Physical Mobility Scale discriminate between residents at risk of falling and those not at risk?..
  3. doi request reprint The 6-PACK programme to decrease fall-related injuries in acute hospitals: protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Anna Barker
    The Centre for Research Excellence in Patient Safety, Department of Epidemiology and Preventative Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 17:e5. 2011
    ..This cluster randomised controlled trial (RCT) aims to determine the efficacy of the 6-PACK programme for preventing fall-related injuries, and its generalisability to other acute hospitals...
  4. ncbi request reprint "Death in low-mortality diagnosis-related groups": frequency, and the impact of patient and hospital characteristics
    Anna L Barker
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 195:89-94. 2011
    ..To examine the frequency of deaths in low-mortality diagnosis-related groups (LM-DRGs) and the patient and hospital characteristics associated with them...
  5. doi request reprint A review of hospital characteristics associated with improved performance
    Caroline A Brand
    Centre for Research Excellence in Patient Safety, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, Prahran Victoria, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:483-94. 2012
    ..The objective of this review was to critically appraise the literature relating to associations between high-level structural and operational hospital characteristics and improved performance...
  6. doi request reprint Clinimetric evaluation of the physical mobility scale supports clinicians and researchers in residential aged care
    Anna L Barker
    Division of Physiotherapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:2140-5. 2008
    ..To investigate the interrater agreement and the internal construct validity of the Physical Mobility Scale, a tool routinely used to assess mobility of people living in residential aged care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Using hospital standardised mortality ratios to assess quality of care--proceed with extreme caution
    Ian A Scott
    Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 194:645-8. 2011
    ..It may be better suited to monitoring changes in outcomes over time within individual institutions...