Joshua Burns

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Interrater and intrarater reliability of photoplethysmography for measuring toe blood pressure and toe-brachial index in people with diabetes mellitus
    Christopher Scanlon
    Diabetes Service, Nepean Hospital, Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health Network, Level 3 West Block, Derby St Kingswood, NSW, 2747, Australia
    J Foot Ankle Res 5:13. 2012
  2. pmc Transitioning outcome measures: relationship between the CMTPedS and CMTNSv2 in children, adolescents, and young adults with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
    Joshua Burns
    The University of Sydney and Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Peripher Nerv Syst 18:177-80. 2013
  3. pmc Validation of the Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease pediatric scale as an outcome measure of disability
    Joshua Burns
    Children s Hospital at Westmead and University of Sydney, Australia
    Ann Neurol 71:642-52. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Symmetry of foot alignment and ankle flexibility in paediatric Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
    Joshua Burns
    The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 27:744-7. 2012
  5. pmc Unknotting night-time muscle cramp: a survey of patient experience, help-seeking behaviour and perceived treatment effectiveness
    Fiona Blyton
    The University of Sydney Medical School School of Health Sciences, The University of Newcastle, PO Box 127, Ourimbah 2258 NSW, Australia
    J Foot Ankle Res 5:7. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Serial night casting increases ankle dorsiflexion range in children and young adults with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease: a randomised trial
    Kristy J Rose
    Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, NSW, 2145, Australia
    J Physiother 56:113-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Factors associated with foot and ankle strength in healthy preschool-age children and age-matched cases of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1A
    Kristy J Rose
    Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Child Neurol 25:463-8. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Health status of boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy: a parent's perspective
    Paula Bray
    Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 47:557-62. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Interventions for increasing ankle range of motion in patients with neuromuscular disease
    Kristy J Rose
    Institute of Neuroscience and Muscle Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD006973. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Feasibility of foot and ankle strength training in childhood Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
    Joshua Burns
    Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Neuromuscul Disord 19:818-21. 2009

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Publications14

  1. pmc Interrater and intrarater reliability of photoplethysmography for measuring toe blood pressure and toe-brachial index in people with diabetes mellitus
    Christopher Scanlon
    Diabetes Service, Nepean Hospital, Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health Network, Level 3 West Block, Derby St Kingswood, NSW, 2747, Australia
    J Foot Ankle Res 5:13. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  2. pmc Transitioning outcome measures: relationship between the CMTPedS and CMTNSv2 in children, adolescents, and young adults with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
    Joshua Burns
    The University of Sydney and Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Peripher Nerv Syst 18:177-80. 2013
    ..Although one universal scale throughout life would be ideal, our data supports the transition from the CMTPedS in childhood to the CMTNSv2 in adulthood as a continuum of measuring lifelong disability in patients with CMT...
  3. pmc Validation of the Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease pediatric scale as an outcome measure of disability
    Joshua Burns
    Children s Hospital at Westmead and University of Sydney, Australia
    Ann Neurol 71:642-52. 2012
    ..We identified a set of items that represent a range of impairment levels and conducted a series of validation studies to build a patient-centered multi-item rating scale of disability for children with CMT...
  4. doi request reprint Symmetry of foot alignment and ankle flexibility in paediatric Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
    Joshua Burns
    The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 27:744-7. 2012
    ..Level in the variation of symmetry of musculoskeletal lower limb involvement across the clinical population is unknown, despite early reports describing gross asymmetry...
  5. pmc Unknotting night-time muscle cramp: a survey of patient experience, help-seeking behaviour and perceived treatment effectiveness
    Fiona Blyton
    The University of Sydney Medical School School of Health Sciences, The University of Newcastle, PO Box 127, Ourimbah 2258 NSW, Australia
    J Foot Ankle Res 5:7. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  6. ncbi request reprint Serial night casting increases ankle dorsiflexion range in children and young adults with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease: a randomised trial
    Kristy J Rose
    Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, NSW, 2145, Australia
    J Physiother 56:113-9. 2010
    ..of serial night casting followed by 4 weeks of stretching of the gastrocnemius and soleus improve ankle dorsiflexion range and other outcomes compared with no intervention in children and young adults with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease?..
  7. doi request reprint Factors associated with foot and ankle strength in healthy preschool-age children and age-matched cases of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1A
    Kristy J Rose
    Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Child Neurol 25:463-8. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Health status of boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy: a parent's perspective
    Paula Bray
    Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 47:557-62. 2011
    ..To investigate parent-reported health status of boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) compared with a large Australian normative population and a cohort of children with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1A (CMT1A)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Interventions for increasing ankle range of motion in patients with neuromuscular disease
    Kristy J Rose
    Institute of Neuroscience and Muscle Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD006973. 2010
    ..AUTHORS' CONCLUSIONS: There is no evidence of significant benefit from any intervention for increasing ankle range of motion in Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1A or Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Further research is required...
  10. doi request reprint Feasibility of foot and ankle strength training in childhood Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
    Joshua Burns
    Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Neuromuscul Disord 19:818-21. 2009
    ..Compliance was high and there were no adverse events. This case suggests progressive strength training might be a feasible intervention to help foot weakness and disability in childhood CMT...
  11. doi request reprint Randomized trial of botulinum toxin to prevent pes cavus progression in pediatric Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1A
    Joshua Burns
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Muscle Nerve 42:262-7. 2010
    ..There was no effect of BoNT-A on secondary outcomes. There were no serious adverse events. At 24 months, the intramuscular BoNT-A injections proved safe and well-tolerated but did not affect the progression of pes cavus in CMT1A...
  12. pmc Importance and challenges of measuring intrinsic foot muscle strength
    Achini Soysa
    Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Research Group, Faculty of Health Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Foot Ankle Res 5:29. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence and impact of chronic musculoskeletal ankle disorders in the community
    Claire E Hiller
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1801-7. 2012
    ..To determine the point prevalence of chronic musculoskeletal ankle disorders in the community...
  14. doi request reprint Effects of ankle-foot orthoses for children with hemiplegia on weight-bearing and functional ability
    Tara O'Reilly
    The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia
    Pediatr Phys Ther 21:225-34. 2009
    ..To compare the effects of a leaf spring ankle-foot orthosis (LAFO) and a hinged AFO with plantar flexion stop with that of shoe only on weight-bearing and function in children with hemiplegia...