Catherine Sherrington

Summary

Affiliation: The George Institute for International Health
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effective exercise for the prevention of falls: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Catherine Sherrington
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:2234-43. 2008
  2. pmc A systematic review of the responsiveness of lower limb physical performance measures in inpatient care after stroke
    Katharine Scrivener
    Bankstown Lidcombe Hospital, 70 Eldridge Rd, Bankstown, NSW 2200, Australia
    BMC Neurol 13:4. 2013
  3. pmc Exercise therapy for prevention of falls in people with Parkinson's disease: a protocol for a randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation
    Colleen G Canning
    Clinical and Rehabilitation Sciences Research Group, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW 1825, Australia
    BMC Neurol 9:4. 2009
  4. pmc Frailty Intervention Trial (FIT)
    Nicola Fairhall
    Rehabilitation Studies Unit, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Sydney, Sydney Australia
    BMC Geriatr 8:27. 2008
  5. pmc Minimising disability and falls in older people through a post-hospital exercise program: a protocol for a randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation
    Catherine Sherrington
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 9:8. 2009
  6. doi request reprint A simple tool predicted probability of falling after aged care inpatient rehabilitation
    Catherine Sherrington
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Sydney NSW 2050, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:779-86. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Mobility-related disability three months after aged care rehabilitation can be predicted with a simple tool: an observational study
    Catherine Sherrington
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, NSW, 2050, Australia
    J Physiother 56:121-7. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Development of a tool for prediction of falls in rehabilitation settings (Predict_FIRST): a prospective cohort study
    Catherine Sherrington
    The George Institute for International Health, Missenden Road, Sydney NSW 2050, Australia
    J Rehabil Med 42:482-8. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Physical exercise after hip fracture: an evidence overview
    C Sherrington
    Musculoskeletal Division, George Institute For Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 47:297-307. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Evidence of detraining after 12-week home-based exercise programs designed to reduce fall-risk factors in older people recently discharged from hospital
    Constance M Vogler
    Department of Aged Care and Rehabilitation, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1685-91. 2012

Detail Information

Publications57

  1. doi request reprint Effective exercise for the prevention of falls: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Catherine Sherrington
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:2234-43. 2008
    ..To determine the effects of exercise on falls prevention in older people and establish whether particular trial characteristics or components of exercise programs are associated with larger reductions in falls...
  2. pmc A systematic review of the responsiveness of lower limb physical performance measures in inpatient care after stroke
    Katharine Scrivener
    Bankstown Lidcombe Hospital, 70 Eldridge Rd, Bankstown, NSW 2200, Australia
    BMC Neurol 13:4. 2013
    ..The aim of the review was to summarise studies of responsiveness of lower limb physical performance measures during inpatient care after stroke...
  3. pmc Exercise therapy for prevention of falls in people with Parkinson's disease: a protocol for a randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation
    Colleen G Canning
    Clinical and Rehabilitation Sciences Research Group, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW 1825, Australia
    BMC Neurol 9:4. 2009
    ..In addition we will establish the cost effectiveness of the exercise program from the health provider's perspective...
  4. pmc Frailty Intervention Trial (FIT)
    Nicola Fairhall
    Rehabilitation Studies Unit, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Sydney, Sydney Australia
    BMC Geriatr 8:27. 2008
    ..We aim to establish the effects of this intervention on frailty, mobility, hospitalisation and institutionalisation in frail older people...
  5. pmc Minimising disability and falls in older people through a post-hospital exercise program: a protocol for a randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation
    Catherine Sherrington
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 9:8. 2009
    ..The cost-effectiveness of the exercise program from the health and community service provider's perspective will be established. In addition, predictors for adherence with the exercise program will be determined...
  6. doi request reprint A simple tool predicted probability of falling after aged care inpatient rehabilitation
    Catherine Sherrington
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Sydney NSW 2050, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:779-86. 2011
    ..To develop and internally validate a falls prediction tool for people being discharged from inpatient aged care rehabilitation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mobility-related disability three months after aged care rehabilitation can be predicted with a simple tool: an observational study
    Catherine Sherrington
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, NSW, 2050, Australia
    J Physiother 56:121-7. 2010
    ..What is the prevalence of mobility-related disability 3 months after discharge from inpatient aged care rehabilitation? Can a clinical tool predict which individuals will experience mobility-related disability 3 months after discharge?..
  8. doi request reprint Development of a tool for prediction of falls in rehabilitation settings (Predict_FIRST): a prospective cohort study
    Catherine Sherrington
    The George Institute for International Health, Missenden Road, Sydney NSW 2050, Australia
    J Rehabil Med 42:482-8. 2010
    ..To develop and internally validate a simple falls prediction tool for rehabilitation settings...
  9. ncbi request reprint Physical exercise after hip fracture: an evidence overview
    C Sherrington
    Musculoskeletal Division, George Institute For Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 47:297-307. 2011
    ..The Cochrane reviews covering this field also do not draw firm conclusions. However, several individual trials have had promising findings and indicate some benefits of exercise after hip fracture...
  10. doi request reprint Evidence of detraining after 12-week home-based exercise programs designed to reduce fall-risk factors in older people recently discharged from hospital
    Constance M Vogler
    Department of Aged Care and Rehabilitation, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1685-91. 2012
    ..To measure the extent to which improved sensorimotor function and balance resulting from a 12-week exercise intervention were retained 12 weeks after exercise cessation in older adults recently discharged from hospital...
  11. doi request reprint The effects of an exercise program on fall risk factors in people with Parkinson's disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Natalie E Allen
    Neurological Rehabilitation Research Group, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Mov Disord 25:1217-25. 2010
    ..Further investigation of the impact of exercise on falls in people with PD is warranted...
  12. doi request reprint Three simple clinical tests to accurately predict falls in people with Parkinson's disease
    Serene S Paul
    Clinical and Rehabilitation Sciences Research Group, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Mov Disord 28:655-62. 2013
    ..This tool enables individualized quantification of the risk of falling. © 2013 Movement Disorder Society...
  13. doi request reprint Motor and cognitive impairments in Parkinson disease: relationships with specific balance and mobility tasks
    Serene S Paul
    University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 27:63-71. 2013
    ..Balance and mobility problems are common for people with Parkinson disease (PD)...
  14. doi request reprint Mobility training after hip fracture: a randomised controlled trial
    Anne M Moseley
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia
    Age Ageing 38:74-80. 2009
    ..to compare the effects of two different exercise programmes after hip fracture...
  15. doi request reprint Reproducibility of measures of leg muscle power, leg muscle strength, postural sway and mobility in people with Parkinson's disease
    Serene S Paul
    Clinical and Rehabilitation Sciences Research Group, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Gait Posture 36:639-42. 2012
    ..Further research into the clinical measurement of postural sway in people with PD is warranted, especially in individuals with dyskinesia...
  16. pmc A multifactorial interdisciplinary intervention reduces frailty in older people: randomized trial
    Ian D Cameron
    Rehabilitation Studies Unit, University of Sydney, PO Box 6, Ryde NSW 1680, Australia
    BMC Med 11:65. 2013
    ..Frailty is a well known and accepted term to clinicians working with older people. The study aim was to determine whether an intervention could reduce frailty and improve mobility...
  17. doi request reprint Amount of exercise in the first week after stroke predicts walking speed and unassisted walking
    Katharine Scrivener
    Bankstown Lidcombe Hospital, Bankstown, NSW, Australia
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 26:932-8. 2012
    ..Predicting walking outcomes poststroke is a challenge for clinicians...
  18. doi request reprint Exercise and Sports Science Australia position statement on exercise and falls prevention in older people
    Anne Tiedemann
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 14:489-95. 2011
    ..Qualified exercise professionals are well placed to implement the research evidence and to prescribe and supervise specific exercise aimed at preventing falls in both healthy older community-dwelling people and those with co-morbidities...
  19. pmc Exercise intervention to prevent falls and enhance mobility in community dwellers after stroke: a protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Catherine M Dean
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW 1825, Australia
    BMC Neurol 9:38. 2009
    ..This randomised controlled trial will investigate whether exercise can reduce fall rates and increase mobility and physical activity levels in stroke survivors...
  20. doi request reprint Many randomized trials of physical therapy interventions are not adequately registered: a survey of 200 published trials
    Rafael Zambelli Pinto
    The George Institute for Global Health and Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Sydney, New South Wales 2050, Australia
    Phys Ther 93:299-309. 2013
    ..Previous surveys suggest that most trials are registered. However, these surveys examined only trials in journals with high impact factors, which may bias the results...
  21. doi request reprint Implementing falls prevention research into policy and practice in Australia: past, present and future
    Stephen R Lord
    Falls and Balance Research Group, Neuroscience Research Australia, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Sydney, Australia
    J Safety Res 42:517-20. 2011
    ..Falls in older Australians are a significant public health issue with one in three older people falling one or more times each year...
  22. doi request reprint Do exercise interventions designed to prevent falls affect participation in life roles? A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nicola Fairhall
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Age Ageing 40:666-74. 2011
    ..The aim was to evaluate the extent to which measurement of participation has been reported in trials of fall prevention interventions and to determine the effect of exercise interventions on participation in life roles...
  23. doi request reprint Reducing risk of falling in older people discharged from hospital: a randomized controlled trial comparing seated exercises, weight-bearing exercises, and social visits
    Constance M Vogler
    Department of Aged Care and Rehabilitation, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1317-24. 2009
    ..To compare the efficacy of seated exercises and weight-bearing (WB) exercises with social visits on fall risk factors in older people recently discharged from hospital...
  24. doi request reprint Balance and falls in Parkinson's disease: a meta-analysis of the effect of exercise and motor training
    Natalie E Allen
    Neurological Rehabilitation Research Group, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Mov Disord 26:1605-15. 2011
    ..166). Exercise and motor training can improve the performance of balance-related activities in people with Parkinson's disease. However, further research is required to determine if falls can be prevented in this population...
  25. doi request reprint Older fallers attended to by an ambulance but not transported to hospital: a vulnerable population at high risk of future falls
    Anne Tiedemann
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 37:179-85. 2013
    ..This prospective cohort study describes older non-transported fallers seen by the Ambulance Service of New South Wales (ASNSW), quantifies the level of risk and identifies predictors of future falls and ambulance use...
  26. doi request reprint A 12-week Iyengar yoga program improved balance and mobility in older community-dwelling people: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Anne Tiedemann
    The George Institute for Global Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:1068-75. 2013
    ..Yoga as a physical activity option for older adults is not well studied. This trial evaluated the feasibility and effect of a 12-week Iyengar yoga program on balance and mobility in older people...
  27. pmc Effect of a multifactorial interdisciplinary intervention on mobility-related disability in frail older people: randomised controlled trial
    Nicola Fairhall
    Rehabilitation Studies Unit, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Ryde, 2112, Australia
    BMC Med 10:120. 2012
    ..Our objective was to assess the impact of a multifactorial intervention on mobility-related disability in frail older people...
  28. doi request reprint Exercise to prevent falls in older adults: an updated meta-analysis and best practice recommendations
    Catherine Sherrington
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, Australia
    N S W Public Health Bull 22:78-83. 2011
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  29. pmc Predictors of adherence to a structured exercise program and physical activity participation in community dwellers after stroke
    Anne Tiedemann
    The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Stroke Res Treat 2012:136525. 2012
    ..Conclusions. The results suggest that better physical functioning and health status are predictors of average steps taken per day in stroke survivors and that predicting adherence to group exercise in this group is difficult...
  30. pmc Treating frailty--a practical guide
    Nicola Fairhall
    Rehabilitation Studies Unit, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Sydney, Ryde, Sydney 2112, Australia
    BMC Med 9:83. 2011
    ..We provide an evidence-based framework that can be used to guide the diagnosis, assessment and treatment of frail older people...
  31. doi request reprint Reported quality of randomized controlled trials of physiotherapy interventions has improved over time
    Anne M Moseley
    Centre for Evidence Based Physiotherapy, Musculoskeletal Division, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:594-601. 2011
    ..To describe the change with time of the reported methodological quality of randomized controlled trials of physiotherapy interventions...
  32. doi request reprint There was evidence of convergent and construct validity of Physiotherapy Evidence Database quality scale for physiotherapy trials
    Luciana Gazzi Macedo
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:920-5. 2010
    ..To evaluate the convergent and construct validity of the Physiotherapy Evidence Database (PEDro) scale used to rate the methodological quality of randomized trials in physiotherapy...
  33. pmc Can social dancing prevent falls in older adults? a protocol of the Dance, Aging, Cognition, Economics (DAnCE) fall prevention randomised controlled trial
    Dafna Merom
    School of Science and Health, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:477. 2013
    ..This study aims to determine whether participation in social dancing: i) reduces the number of falls; and ii) improves cognitive functions associated with fall risk in older people...
  34. doi request reprint Predicting participation restriction in community-dwelling older men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project
    Nicola Fairhall
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for Global Health, PO Box M201 Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    Age Ageing 43:31-7. 2014
    ..Our objective was to describe changes in participation in older men over a 2-year period and to identify baseline variables associated with participation and change in participation over the 2-year period...
  35. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of weight-bearing versus non-weight-bearing exercise for improving physical ability after usual care for hip fracture
    Catherine Sherrington
    Prince Wales Medical Research Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:710-6. 2004
    ..To compare the effects of weight-bearing and non-weight-bearing home exercise programs and a control program on physical ability (strength, balance, gait, functional performance) in older people who have had a hip fracture...
  36. doi request reprint Impaired weight transfer persists at least four months after hip fracture and rehabilitation
    Elizabeth Jean Nightingale
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney, Australia
    Clin Rehabil 24:565-73. 2010
    ..To determine whether choice stepping reaction time performance is impaired in people after hip fracture and whether different aspects of choice stepping performance improve with rehabilitation...
  37. ncbi request reprint What is the role of falls?
    Jacqueline C T Close
    Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, UNSW, Randwick, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 19:913-35. 2005
    ..More data are needed to support the role of prevention of falls in preventing fractures, as well as comparative cost-effectiveness data with other evidence-based approaches to preventing fractures in an older population...
  38. doi request reprint Core journals that publish clinical trials of physical therapy interventions
    Leonardo Oliveira Pena Costa
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2050, Australia
    Phys Ther 90:1631-40. 2010
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Identifying older people at high risk of future falls: development and validation of a screening tool for use in emergency departments
    Anne Tiedemann
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Emerg Med J 30:918-22. 2013
    ..Hospital emergency departments (EDs) treat a high proportion of older people, many as a direct consequence of falling...
  40. doi request reprint Exercise dose and mobility outcome in a comprehensive stroke unit: description and prediction from a prospective cohort study
    Katharine Scrivener
    Bankstown Lidcombe Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    J Rehabil Med 44:824-9. 2012
    ..To describe the dose of lower limb exercise completed during admission to a stroke unit, establish predictors of dose and explore the relationship between dose and walking outcomes...
  41. ncbi request reprint Home environment risk factors for falls in older people and the efficacy of home modifications
    Stephen R Lord
    Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales 2031, Australia
    Age Ageing 35:ii55-ii59. 2006
    ..The effectiveness may depend on the provision of concomitant training for improving transfer abilities and other strategies for effecting behaviour change...
  42. doi request reprint Cochrane reviews used more rigorous methods than non-Cochrane reviews: survey of systematic reviews in physiotherapy
    Anne M Moseley
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:1021-30. 2009
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Computerized tracking to train dexterity after cerebellar tumour: a single-case experimental study
    Louise Ada
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Brain Inj 23:702-6. 2009
    ..In a child with pure ataxia after tumour removal, does dexterity training at the right elbow improve dexterity at the right elbow? Does improvement in dexterity transfer to improvement in upper limb activity?..
  44. doi request reprint Indexing of randomised controlled trials of physiotherapy interventions: a comparison of AMED, CENTRAL, CINAHL, EMBASE, hooked on evidence, PEDro, PsycINFO and PubMed
    Anne M Moseley
    The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    Physiotherapy 95:151-6. 2009
    ..To compare the comprehensiveness of indexing the reports of randomised controlled trials of physiotherapy interventions by eight bibliographic databases (AMED, CENTRAL, CINAHL, EMBASE, Hooked on Evidence, PEDro, PsycINFO and PubMed)...
  45. doi request reprint The development and validation of a brief performance-based fall risk assessment tool for use in primary care
    Anne Tiedemann
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Rd, NSW 2050, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:896-903. 2010
    ..To report the development, external validity, reliability, and feasibility of a falls risk assessment tool for use in primary care...
  46. doi request reprint CENTRAL, PEDro, PubMed, and EMBASE are the most comprehensive databases indexing randomized controlled trials of physical therapy interventions
    Zoe A Michaleff
    The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Phys Ther 91:190-7. 2011
    ....
  47. pmc Exercise and motor training in people with Parkinson's disease: a systematic review of participant characteristics, intervention delivery, retention rates, adherence, and adverse events in clinical trials
    Natalie E Allen
    Clinical and Rehabilitation Research Group, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, P O Box 170, Lidcombe, Sydney, NSW 1825, Australia
    Parkinsons Dis 2012:854328. 2012
    ....
  48. pmc Rating the quality of trials in systematic reviews of physical therapy interventions
    Mark R Elkins
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Cardiopulm Phys Ther J 21:20-6. 2010
    ..The issue of appraisal of quality is then discussed further, with a demonstration of how one validated tool for quality appraisal-the PEDro scale-can be used to evaluate a randomized trial in cardiopulmonary physical therapy...
  49. pmc Cluster randomised trial of a targeted multifactorial intervention to prevent falls among older people in hospital
    Robert G Cumming
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMJ 336:758-60. 2008
    ..To determine the efficacy of a targeted multifactorial falls prevention programme in elderly care wards with relatively short lengths of stay...
  50. doi request reprint Group exercise can improve participants' mobility in an outpatient rehabilitation setting: a randomized controlled trial
    Catherine Sherrington
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney and Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, UNSW, Sydney, Australia
    Clin Rehabil 22:493-502. 2008
    ..To establish the effects of group exercise on mobility and strength...
  51. doi request reprint Many participants in inpatient rehabilitation can quantify their exercise dosage accurately: an observational study
    Katharine Scrivener
    Department of Physiotherapy, Bankstown Lidcombe Hospital, NSW, Australia
    J Physiother 57:117-22. 2011
    ..Are inpatients undergoing rehabilitation who appear able to count exercises able to quantify accurately the amount of exercise they undertake?..
  52. ncbi request reprint Evidence for physiotherapy practice: a survey of the Physiotherapy Evidence Database (PEDro)
    Anne M Moseley
    Centre for Evidence Based Physiotherapy, Department of Medicine, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 1680, Australia
    Aust J Physiother 48:43-9. 2002
    ..0 for trials published between 1995 and 1999. There is a substantial body of evidence about the effects of physiotherapy. However, there remains scope for improvements in the quality of the conduct and reporting of clinical trials...
  53. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the PEDro scale for rating quality of randomized controlled trials
    Christopher G Maher
    School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, New South Wales 1825, Australia
    Phys Ther 83:713-21. 2003
    ..This report describes 2 studies designed to investigate the reliability of data obtained with the Physiotherapy Evidence Database (PEDro) scale developed to rate the quality of RCTs evaluating physical therapist interventions...
  54. doi request reprint Self-management intervention for chronic pain in older adults: a randomised controlled trial
    Michael K Nicholas
    Pain Management Research Institute, University of Sydney at Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Pain 154:824-35. 2013
    ..In the short term at least, cognitive-behavioural therapy-based PSM was more effective than exercises and usual care...
  55. doi request reprint Physical activity improves strength, balance and endurance in adults aged 40-65 years: a systematic review
    Manuela L Ferreira
    The University of Sydney, Australia
    J Physiother 58:145-56. 2012
    ..Can physical activity in adults aged 40-65 years enhance strength and balance and prevent falls?..
  56. ncbi request reprint Challenges for evidence-based physical therapy: accessing and interpreting high-quality evidence on therapy
    Christopher G Maher
    School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, New South Wales 1825, Australia
    Phys Ther 84:644-54. 2004
    ..These strategies and others discussed in the article might facilitate implementation of evidence-based physical therapy...
  57. doi request reprint Bradykinesia, muscle weakness and reduced muscle power in Parkinson's disease
    Natalie E Allen
    The University of Sydney, Australia
    Mov Disord 24:1344-51. 2009
    ..The absence of bradykinesia in the PD group when lifting heavy loads warrants further investigation...