L Tooth

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Socioeconomic factors associated with trajectories of caring by young and mid-aged women: a cohort study
    Leigh Tooth
    The School of Population Health, Centre for Longitudinal and Life Course Research, The University of Queensland, Brisbane 4006, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:74. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Intergenerational educational mobility on general mental health and depressive symptoms in young women
    Leigh Tooth
    School of Population Health, Mayne Medical School, The University of Queensland, Public Health Building, Herston Rd, Herston, Brisbane, QLD, 4006, Australia
    Qual Life Res 22:1589-602. 2013
  3. pmc Relative survival: a useful tool to assess generalisability in longitudinal studies of health in older persons
    Richard Hockey
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston QLD 4006, Australia
    Emerg Themes Epidemiol 8:3. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Weighted multimorbidity indexes predicted mortality, health service use, and health-related quality of life in older women
    Leigh Tooth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland 4072, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:151-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Appraising the quality of randomized controlled trials: inter-rater reliability for the OTseeker evidence database
    Leigh Tooth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    J Eval Clin Pract 11:547-55. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Caregiver burden, time spent caring and health status in the first 12 months following stroke
    L Tooth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Brain Inj 19:963-74. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Length of stay, discharge destination, and functional improvement: utility of the Australian National Subacute and Nonacute Patient Casemix Classification
    Leigh Tooth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Stroke 36:1519-25. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality of reporting of observational longitudinal research
    Leigh Tooth
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 161:280-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Further evidence for the agreement between patients with stroke and their proxies on the Frenchay Activities Index
    Leigh R Tooth
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Clin Rehabil 17:656-65. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability of scores between stroke patients and significant others on the Reintegration to Normal Living (RNL) Index
    Leigh R Tooth
    The School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 25:433-40. 2003

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Socioeconomic factors associated with trajectories of caring by young and mid-aged women: a cohort study
    Leigh Tooth
    The School of Population Health, Centre for Longitudinal and Life Course Research, The University of Queensland, Brisbane 4006, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:74. 2014
    ..In contrast, the long-term trajectories of caring undertaken by women, and the demographic, socioeconomic status, health status and health behaviour characteristics associated with these trajectories is not well known...
  2. doi request reprint Intergenerational educational mobility on general mental health and depressive symptoms in young women
    Leigh Tooth
    School of Population Health, Mayne Medical School, The University of Queensland, Public Health Building, Herston Rd, Herston, Brisbane, QLD, 4006, Australia
    Qual Life Res 22:1589-602. 2013
    ..To investigate how intergenerational educational mobility between women and their parents influences mental health/depressive symptoms in women...
  3. pmc Relative survival: a useful tool to assess generalisability in longitudinal studies of health in older persons
    Richard Hockey
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston QLD 4006, Australia
    Emerg Themes Epidemiol 8:3. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint Weighted multimorbidity indexes predicted mortality, health service use, and health-related quality of life in older women
    Leigh Tooth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland 4072, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:151-9. 2008
    ..To develop indexes of multimorbidity, based on self-reported data, to predict mortality, health service use, help with activities of daily living (ADL), and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in older women...
  5. ncbi request reprint Appraising the quality of randomized controlled trials: inter-rater reliability for the OTseeker evidence database
    Leigh Tooth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    J Eval Clin Pract 11:547-55. 2005
    ..RCTs are critically appraised and rated for quality using the 'PEDro' scale. We aimed to investigate the inter-rater reliability of the PEDro scale before and after revising rating guidelines...
  6. ncbi request reprint Caregiver burden, time spent caring and health status in the first 12 months following stroke
    L Tooth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Brain Inj 19:963-74. 2005
    ..To quantify time caring, burden and health status in carers of stroke patients after discharge from rehabilitation; to identify the potentially modifiable sociodemographic and clinical characteristics associated with these outcomes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Length of stay, discharge destination, and functional improvement: utility of the Australian National Subacute and Nonacute Patient Casemix Classification
    Leigh Tooth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Stroke 36:1519-25. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality of reporting of observational longitudinal research
    Leigh Tooth
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 161:280-8. 2005
    ..A flow diagram for summarizing participant flow through a study was developed. Editors and authors should consider using a checklist and flow diagram when reporting on observational longitudinal research...
  9. ncbi request reprint Further evidence for the agreement between patients with stroke and their proxies on the Frenchay Activities Index
    Leigh R Tooth
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Clin Rehabil 17:656-65. 2003
    ..To determine item, subscale and total score agreement on the Frenchay Activities Index (FAI) between stroke patients and proxies six months after discharge from rehabilitation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability of scores between stroke patients and significant others on the Reintegration to Normal Living (RNL) Index
    Leigh R Tooth
    The School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 25:433-40. 2003
    ..This study measured reliability between stroke patients' and significant others' scores on items on the Reintegration to Normal Living (RNL) Index and whether there were any scoring biases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation outcomes in traumatic spinal cord injury in Australia: functional status, length of stay and discharge setting
    L Tooth
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Spinal Cord 41:220-30. 2003
    ..Retrospective, descriptive study...
  12. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation outcomes for brain injured patients in Australia: functional status, length of stay and discharge destination
    L Tooth
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Brain Inj 15:613-31. 2001
    ..Most patients, 88%, were discharged back to the community, with 30% changing their living setting or situation. Changing living status was predicted by living alone and having poorer functional status on admission...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prediction of community integration and vocational outcome 2-5 years after traumatic brain injury rehabilitation in Australia
    J Fleming
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Brain Inj 13:417-31. 1999
    ..To predict community integration and vocational outcomes 2-5 years after traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Predicting discharge outcomes for stroke patients in Australia
    Kryss McKenna
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 81:47-56. 2002
    ..This study aimed to describe discharge outcomes and explore their correlates for patients rehabilitated after stroke at an Australian hospital from 1993 to 1998...
  15. ncbi request reprint Patterns of community integration 2-5 years post-discharge from brain injury rehabilitation
    E Doig
    Brain Injury Rehabilitation Unit, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Brain Inj 15:747-62. 2001
    ..These findings have implications for service delivery prior to and during the process of reintegration after brain injury...
  16. ncbi request reprint Knowledge about pain among newly graduated occupational therapists: relevance for curriculum development
    J Strong
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Can J Occup Ther 66:221-8. 1999
    ..Follow-up interviews with a number of new graduates supported the inclusion of an elective pain course in the undergraduate occupational therapy curriculum at the University of Queensland in Australia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Searches and content of the OTseeker database: informing research priorities
    Sally Bennett
    Division of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Services, University of Queensland, Australia
    Am J Occup Ther 60:524-30. 2006
    ..This study aimed to identify research topics most often sought by users of the OTseeker database and to compare these with the quantity of topics available in the database...
  18. ncbi request reprint The value of an evidence database for occupational therapists: an international online survey
    Sally Bennett
    Division of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Queensland, QLD 4072, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 76:507-13. 2007
    ..otseeker.com) was designed for use by occupational therapists. The database is free, and contains citations and abstracts of systematic reviews, and critically appraised randomized controlled trials relevant to occupational therapy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Few urban-rural differences in older carers' access to community services
    Jayne Lucke
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD
    Aust Health Rev 32:684-90. 2008
    ..A better understanding is needed of how support can be delivered to complement older carers' existing arrangements...
  20. ncbi request reprint Australian occupational therapists' use of an online evidence-based practice database (OTseeker)
    Kryss McKenna
    Division of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    Health Info Libr J 22:205-14. 2005
    ..OTseeker (http://www.otseeker.com), an electronic evidence database, was introduced in 2003 to assist occupational therapists to locate and interpret research...
  21. doi request reprint Health across generations: findings from the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health
    Jayne C Lucke
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, QLD, Australia
    Biol Res Nurs 12:162-70. 2010
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Introducing OTseeker (Occupational Therapy Systematic Evaluation of Evidence): a new evidence database for occupational therapists
    Sally Bennett
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Queensland, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Am J Occup Ther 57:635-8. 2003
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Long-term care of people below age 65 with severe acquired brain injury: appropriateness of aged care facilities
    C Cameron
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston
    Aust N Z J Public Health 25:261-4. 2001
    ..To identify the number of people younger than 65 years with acquired brain injury (ABI) living in aged care facilities in Queensland, and to evaluate the appropriateness of this accommodation option...
  24. ncbi request reprint Impact of cognitive and physical impairment on carer burden and quality of life
    Leigh Tooth
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Qual Life Res 17:267-73. 2008
    ..This study investigated the effect of type of impairment of care recipients on the level of burden and quality of life (QOL) of elderly Australian carers...
  25. ncbi request reprint The effects of pre-coronary angioplasty education and counselling on patients and their spouses: a preliminary report
    L Tooth
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 32:185-96. 1997
    ..It was concluded that pre-coronary angioplasty education and counselling can impact favourably upon knowledge in patients and quality of life in spouses...
  26. doi request reprint Interventions for stroke rehabilitation: analysis of the research contained in the OTseeker evidence database
    Tammy Hoffmann
    Division of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Top Stroke Rehabil 15:341-50. 2008
    ..To analyse the stroke content in OTseeker in terms of the quantity of the research evidence, the quality of the randomised controlled trials (RCTs), and the types of interventions and outcome measures used...
  27. ncbi request reprint Discrepancy between older clients' ability to read and comprehend and the reading level of written educational materials used by occupational therapists
    Janelle Griffin
    Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Occup Ther 60:70-80. 2006
    ..The sociodemographic and literacy characteristics that influenced clients' reading ability and comprehension were investigated...
  28. ncbi request reprint Occupational therapists' use and perceptions of written client education materials
    Renee Sharry
    Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Occup Ther 56:573-6. 2002
    ..This study also aimed to determine whether use and perceptions of these materials differed for older clients...
  29. ncbi request reprint The kappa statistic in rehabilitation research: an examination
    Leigh R Tooth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:1371-6. 2004
    ..Correct interpretation of the kappa statistic depends on meeting the required assumptions and accurate reporting...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of functional gain on satisfaction with medical rehabilitation after stroke
    Leigh R Tooth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 82:692-9; quiz 700-1, 715. 2003
    ..To examine the association between gain in motor and cognitive functional status with patient satisfaction 3-6 mo after rehabilitation discharge...
  31. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with medical rehabilitation after spinal cord injury
    Leigh R Tooth
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:211-9; discussion 219. 2004
    ..Retrospective...