Lesley Day

Summary

Affiliation: Monash University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Impact of tai-chi on falls among preclinically disabled older people. A randomized controlled trial
    Lesley Day
    Falls Prevention Research Unit, Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 16:420-6. 2015
  2. pmc Population based case-control study of serious non-fatal motorcycle crashes
    Lesley Day
    MUARC, Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:72. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Impact of tai chi on impairment, functional limitation, and disability among preclinically disabled older people: a randomized controlled trial
    Lesley Day
    Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1400-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Modelling the population-level impact of tai-chi on falls and fall-related injury among community-dwelling older people
    Lesley Day
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Inj Prev 16:321-6. 2010
  5. pmc A protocol for evidence-based targeting and evaluation of statewide strategies for preventing falls among community-dwelling older people in Victoria, Australia
    Lesley Day
    Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Inj Prev 17:e3. 2011
  6. pmc Screening for pre-clinical disability in different residential settings
    Kate Gibson
    1Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 10:52. 2010
  7. pmc Linked versus unlinked hospital discharge data on hip fractures for estimating incidence and comorbidity profiles
    Trang Vu
    Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:113. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The Whitehorse NoFalls trial: effects on fall rates and injurious fall rates
    Michael P Fitzharris
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Age Ageing 39:728-33. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Does action follow intention with participation in home and group-based falls prevention exercise programs? An exploratory, prospective, observational study
    Terry P Haines
    Physiotherapy Department, School of Primary Health Care, Monash University, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia Electronic address
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 64:151-61. 2016
  10. doi request reprint "Are Your Clients Having Fun?" The Implications of Respondents' Preferences for the Delivery of Group Exercise Programs for Falls Prevention
    Lucy McPhate
    Physiotherapy Department, Monash University, Frankston, Victoria, Australia
    J Aging Phys Act 24:129-38. 2016

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Impact of tai-chi on falls among preclinically disabled older people. A randomized controlled trial
    Lesley Day
    Falls Prevention Research Unit, Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 16:420-6. 2015
    ..To investigate the effectiveness of tai-chi in preventing falls among community-dwelling older people...
  2. pmc Population based case-control study of serious non-fatal motorcycle crashes
    Lesley Day
    MUARC, Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:72. 2013
    ..Further, the potential contribution of road infrastructure and travel speed has not yet been examined...
  3. doi request reprint Impact of tai chi on impairment, functional limitation, and disability among preclinically disabled older people: a randomized controlled trial
    Lesley Day
    Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1400-7. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Modelling the population-level impact of tai-chi on falls and fall-related injury among community-dwelling older people
    Lesley Day
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Inj Prev 16:321-6. 2010
    ..To model the population level impact of tai-chi on future rates of falls and fall-related injury in older people as a tool for policy development...
  5. pmc A protocol for evidence-based targeting and evaluation of statewide strategies for preventing falls among community-dwelling older people in Victoria, Australia
    Lesley Day
    Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Inj Prev 17:e3. 2011
    ..The challenge now is to deliver the most effective interventions efficiently at a population level, and for these interventions to be taken up by older people...
  6. pmc Screening for pre-clinical disability in different residential settings
    Kate Gibson
    1Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 10:52. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Linked versus unlinked hospital discharge data on hip fractures for estimating incidence and comorbidity profiles
    Trang Vu
    Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:113. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint The Whitehorse NoFalls trial: effects on fall rates and injurious fall rates
    Michael P Fitzharris
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Age Ageing 39:728-33. 2010
    ..the burden of falls and fall-related injuries among older adults is well established. Contention surrounds the effectiveness, and hence value, of multi-component fall prevention interventions delivered in the community...
  9. doi request reprint Does action follow intention with participation in home and group-based falls prevention exercise programs? An exploratory, prospective, observational study
    Terry P Haines
    Physiotherapy Department, School of Primary Health Care, Monash University, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia Electronic address
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 64:151-61. 2016
    ..Exercise for falls prevention is effective but of limited uptake in real life. The link between intention and behavior is central to many health-behavior models, but has not been examined in the falls prevention exercise context...
  10. doi request reprint "Are Your Clients Having Fun?" The Implications of Respondents' Preferences for the Delivery of Group Exercise Programs for Falls Prevention
    Lucy McPhate
    Physiotherapy Department, Monash University, Frankston, Victoria, Australia
    J Aging Phys Act 24:129-38. 2016
    ..Group exercise has been shown to be effective in preventing falls; however, adherence to these interventions is often poor. Older adults' preferences for how these programs can be delivered are unknown...
  11. pmc Challenges of recruiting farm injury study participants through hospital emergency departments
    Lesley Day
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Inj Prev 13:88-92. 2007
    ..The authors describe their experience with recruitment via emergency departments and outline subsequent adjustments to the recruitment approach...
  12. doi request reprint Key Factors Influencing Implementation of Falls Prevention Exercise Programs in the Community
    Lesley Day
    Falls Prevention Research Unit, Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Aging Phys Act 24:45-52. 2016
    ..A range of strategies to provide more technical support for exercise program leaders to tailor balance challenge for exercise program leaders may enhance implementation of falls prevention exercise programs. ..
  13. doi request reprint Trends in tractor related fatalities among adults working on farms in Victoria, Australia, 1985-2010
    Christopher B Jones
    Department of Forensic Medicine, Monash University, 57 83 Kavanagh Street, Southbank, Victoria 3006, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 50:110-4. 2013
    ..An increased trend in run over fatalities was also found (IRR=1.04, 95% CI 1.00-1.09) suggesting the need for research into interventions for this type of fatality, such as safe tractor access platforms...
  14. doi request reprint The relationship between fatigue-related factors and work-related injuries in the Saskatchewan Farm Injury Cohort Study
    Rebbecca Lilley
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Ind Med 55:367-75. 2012
    ..The objective was to examine the relationship between seasonal variations in sleep quantity and work-related injuries on Saskatchewan farms...
  15. pmc Patterns of comorbidity in community-dwelling older people hospitalised for fall-related injury: a cluster analysis
    Trang Vu
    Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Victoria 3800, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 11:45. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was therefore to examine the prevalence and patterns of comorbidity in this population group...
  16. doi request reprint What Are the Characteristics of Home Exercise Programs That Older Adults Prefer?: A Cross-Sectional Study
    Emily M Simek
    From the Physiotherapy Department, Monash University, Frankston, Victoria EMS, LM, TPH School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia KDH Centre for Healthy and Safe Sport, University of Ballarat, Ballarat CFF Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Clayton LD and Monash Health, Allied Health Research Unit, Kingston Centre, Cheltenham, Victoria, Australia TPH
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 94:508-21. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the preferences of older adults toward the structure and delivery of home exercise programs for the prevention of falls as well as the perceived benefits of and barriers to program adherence...
  17. doi request reprint Implementation of evidence-based falls prevention in clinical services for high-risk clients
    Lesley Day
    Falls Prevention Research Unit, Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Australia
    J Eval Clin Pract 20:255-9. 2014
    ..We investigated falls prevention practice among Hospital Admission Risk Programs (HARP) that provide and coordinate specialized health care for people at high risk of hospitalization...
  18. ncbi request reprint Motorcycle deployment and rider characteristics on Victorian farms
    Lesley Day
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Wellington Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 14:190-5. 2006
    ..To describe the motorcycle fleet and rider characteristics on Victorian farms...
  19. doi request reprint Integrating proven falls prevention interventions into government programs
    Lesley Day
    Falls Prevention Research Unit, Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 38:122-7. 2014
    ..To identify Department of Health programs with high potential to integrate evidence-based interventions to prevent falls among older people...
  20. doi request reprint The burden of hospitalised fall-related injury in community-dwelling older people in Victoria: a database study
    Trang Vu
    Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 38:128-33. 2014
    ..To estimate the burden of hospitalised fall-related injury in community-dwelling older people in Victoria...
  21. pmc Pediatric safety on farms: redefining the unacceptable
    Lesley Day
    Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    CMAJ 174:1731. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint Application of novel communication technologies to the study of farm families: a randomized controlled trial
    Lesley Day
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria, 3800, Australia
    Prev Med 46:364-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this pilot study was to evaluate the efficacy of three different communication technologies for collection of health outcomes from farm households...
  23. doi request reprint Factors impacting the household and recreation participation of older adults living in the community
    Elizabeth Pritchard
    Department of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy, Monash University, Peninsula Campus, Melbourne, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 37:56-63. 2015
    ..To identify demographic, physical and psychosocial determinants associated with participation in daily activities of community-dwelling older adults...
  24. pmc Randomised factorial trial of falls prevention among older people living in their own homes
    Lesley Day
    Accident Research Centre, PO Box 70A, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3800, Australia
    BMJ 325:128. 2002
    ..To test the effectiveness of, and explore interactions between, three interventions to prevent falls among older people...