A Cusick

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Continuing professional development for occupational therapy emergency department services
    Anne Cusick
    School of Biomedical and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South, New South Wales 1797, Australia
    Aust Occup Ther J 57:380-5. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Employer-sponsored occupational therapy professional development in a multicampus facility: a quality project
    Anne Cusick
    College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Aust Occup Ther J 56:229-38. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Occupational therapy in emergency departments: Australian practice
    Anne Cusick
    University of Western Sydney, School of Biomedical and Health Services, Penrith South, Austrlaia
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:257-65. 2009
  4. doi request reprint University student death response plans using a structural management approach provide effective coordinated institutional action
    Anne Cusick
    University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC 1797, Australia
    Death Stud 32:550-87. 2008
  5. doi request reprint On becoming a practitioner-researcher in remote northern Australia: personal commitment and resources compensate for structural deterrents to research
    Anne Cusick
    College of Science and Health, University of Western Sydney, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 30:1984-98. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Adapting the Canadian Occupational Performance Measure for use in a paediatric clinical trial
    Anne Cusick
    College of Social and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 29:761-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The experience of clinician-researchers in occupational therapy
    A Cusick
    Division of Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Health, University of Western Sydney at Campbelltown 2560, Australia
    Am J Occup Ther 55:9-18. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of rater training on reliability of Melbourne Assessment of Unilateral Upper Limb Function scores
    Anne Cusick
    College of Social and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, Campbelltown Campus, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC 1797, NSW, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:39-45. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Managing risk and exerting control: determining follow through with falls prevention
    L Clemson
    School of Occupation and Leisure Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 21:531-41. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Home-screen: a short scale to measure fall risk in the home
    M Johnson
    Health at Home Research Center, Faculty of Health, University of Western Sydney, Macarthur, Campbelltown, Australia
    Public Health Nurs 18:169-77. 2001

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Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Continuing professional development for occupational therapy emergency department services
    Anne Cusick
    School of Biomedical and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South, New South Wales 1797, Australia
    Aust Occup Ther J 57:380-5. 2010
    ..To explore continuing professional development (CPD) resources and needs of Australian emergency department occupational therapists...
  2. doi request reprint Employer-sponsored occupational therapy professional development in a multicampus facility: a quality project
    Anne Cusick
    College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Aust Occup Ther J 56:229-38. 2009
    ..To critically assess and develop recommendations for professional development (PD) for occupational therapists in a multisite specialist cerebral palsy occupational therapy service...
  3. doi request reprint Occupational therapy in emergency departments: Australian practice
    Anne Cusick
    University of Western Sydney, School of Biomedical and Health Services, Penrith South, Austrlaia
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:257-65. 2009
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  4. doi request reprint University student death response plans using a structural management approach provide effective coordinated institutional action
    Anne Cusick
    University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC 1797, Australia
    Death Stud 32:550-87. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint On becoming a practitioner-researcher in remote northern Australia: personal commitment and resources compensate for structural deterrents to research
    Anne Cusick
    College of Science and Health, University of Western Sydney, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 30:1984-98. 2008
    ..This study critically explores the experience of one clinician who developed the practitioner-researcher role in a remote hospital...
  6. ncbi request reprint Adapting the Canadian Occupational Performance Measure for use in a paediatric clinical trial
    Anne Cusick
    College of Social and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 29:761-6. 2007
    ..In this study it was adapted for very young children by deleting paid/unpaid work and household management categories and having parents act as proxies to rate child performance and their own satisfaction...
  7. ncbi request reprint The experience of clinician-researchers in occupational therapy
    A Cusick
    Division of Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Health, University of Western Sydney at Campbelltown 2560, Australia
    Am J Occup Ther 55:9-18. 2001
    ..The findings further the understanding of clinician-researchers through the description of their experience and the empirically based theoretical formulation that explains it...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of rater training on reliability of Melbourne Assessment of Unilateral Upper Limb Function scores
    Anne Cusick
    College of Social and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, Campbelltown Campus, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC 1797, NSW, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:39-45. 2005
    ..We conclude that training for novice users increases familiarity and results in raters' perceiving higher levels of performance in some items. The Melbourne Assessment has high reliability even for novice users...
  9. ncbi request reprint Managing risk and exerting control: determining follow through with falls prevention
    L Clemson
    School of Occupation and Leisure Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 21:531-41. 1999
    ..This study used in-depth interviews to explore the perspectives of nine older women who had not followed through with environmental modification recommendations to reduce their risk of falls in the home...
  10. ncbi request reprint Home-screen: a short scale to measure fall risk in the home
    M Johnson
    Health at Home Research Center, Faculty of Health, University of Western Sydney, Macarthur, Campbelltown, Australia
    Public Health Nurs 18:169-77. 2001
    ..The use of this scale, both as an initial screening instrument and as a monitoring tool for community nurses working with older people, is recommended...
  11. ncbi request reprint A comparison of goal attainment scaling and the Canadian Occupational Performance Measure for paediatric rehabilitation research
    A Cusick
    College of Science and Health, University of Western Sydney, Australia
    Pediatr Rehabil 9:149-57. 2006
    ..To investigate the relative utility of Canadian Occupational Performance Measure (COPM) (adapted for children) and Goal Attainment Scaling (GAS) as outcome measures for paediatric rehabilitation...
  12. doi request reprint Consensus research priorities for cerebral palsy: a Delphi survey of consumers, researchers, and clinicians
    Sarah McIntyre
    Cerebral Palsy Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:270-5. 2010
    ..Research funds for cerebral palsy are scarce and competition for them is strong. This study aimed to identify questions for future research that were agreed to be a high priority...
  13. ncbi request reprint Emergency departments: an emerging context of Australian allied health practice
    Lucinda Johnson
    School of Biomedical and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, Australia
    J Allied Health 38:E29-35. 2009
    ..Issues current in Australia will be relevant to other developed countries where the ED demand, particularly by older people with complex and chronic conditions is outstripping capacity...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fitting back in: adolescents returning to school after severe acquired brain injury
    Nicole L Sharp
    Occupational Therapy Program, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, Campbelltown Campus, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 28:767-78. 2006
    ..To explore the experiences of Australian adolescents with severe acquired brain injury (ABI) and their families as the adolescent returned to school. In particular, to understand the influence of services and support on the school return...
  15. ncbi request reprint Repeat injection of botulinum toxin A is safe and effective for upper limb movement and function in children with cerebral palsy
    Kevin Lowe
    Department of Paediatric Rehabilitation, Sydney Children s Hospital and University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 49:823-9. 2007
    ..8 p=0.00: 2.3 p=0.04). BTX-A was not linked to adverse events, suggesting repeated upper limb injections in children with hemiplegia receiving occupational therapy were safe and effective for improvement of movement and function...
  16. ncbi request reprint A pilot study on the impact of occupational therapy home programming for young children with cerebral palsy
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Institute, PO Box 184, Brookvale NSW 2100 Sydney, Australia
    Am J Occup Ther 61:463-8. 2007
    ..These promising results suggest that further investigation of the impact of occupational therapy home programs is warranted...
  17. ncbi request reprint Low-dose/high-concentration localized botulinum toxin A improves upper limb movement and function in children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy
    Kevin Lowe
    Department of Paediatric Rehabilitation, Sydney Children s Hospital and University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:170-5. 2006
    ..Moreover, function is better at 1, 3, and 6 months, suggesting BTX-A enhances therapy outcomes beyond the pharmacological effect. One- and 3-month Ashworth and QUEST scores suggest precise needle placement accuracy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of splinting on wrist contracture after stroke: a randomized controlled trial
    Natasha A Lannin
    Rehabilitation Studies Unit, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2112 Australia
    Stroke 38:111-6. 2007
    ..We sought to determine whether wearing a hand splint, which positions the wrist in either a neutral or an extended position, reduces wrist contracture in adults with hemiplegia after stroke...
  19. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting patient recruitment in an acute rehabilitation randomized controlled trial
    Natasha Lannin
    Rehabilitation Studies Unit, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Occup Ther 60:177-81. 2006
    ..To evaluate factors associated with randomized controlled trial patient recruitment by therapists...