Carol L Richards

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of technology in task-oriented training in persons with subacute stroke: a randomized controlled trial
    Carol L Richards
    Department of Rehabilitation and Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Laval University
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 18:199-211. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Walking while resisting a perturbation: Effects on ankle dorsiflexor activation during swing and potential for rehabilitation
    Andreanne Blanchette
    Multidisciplinary Team in Locomotor Rehabilitation, Montreal, Canada
    Gait Posture 34:358-63. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint The Kinesthetic and Visual Imagery Questionnaire (KVIQ) for assessing motor imagery in persons with physical disabilities: a reliability and construct validity study
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration CIRRIS, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    J Neurol Phys Ther 31:20-9. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Reliability of mental chronometry for assessing motor imagery ability after stroke
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation Social Integration CIRRIS, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:311-9. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Clinical assessment of motor imagery after stroke
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 22:330-40. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Effects of practice, visual loss, limb amputation, and disuse on motor imagery vividness
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration CIRRIS, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 23:449-63. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Dynamic control of a moving platform using the CAREN system to optimize walking in virtual reality environments
    Hassan El Makssoud
    CIHR Multidisciplinary Team in Locomotor Rehabilitation, Laval University, Canada
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:2384-7. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Mental practice for relearning locomotor skills
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration CIRRIS, Rehabilitation Institute of Quebec, 525 Blvd Wilfrid Hamel Est, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Phys Ther 90:240-51. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Training mobility tasks after stroke with combined mental and physical practice: a feasibility study
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Quebec City, PQ, Canada
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 18:66-75. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Bilateral slowing of mentally simulated actions after stroke
    Francine Malouin
    Center for interdisciplinary research in rehabilitation and social integration CIRRIS, IRDPQ, 525 Blvd Hamel east, Quebec City, P Q, Canada, G1M 2S8
    Neuroreport 15:1349-53. 2004

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of technology in task-oriented training in persons with subacute stroke: a randomized controlled trial
    Carol L Richards
    Department of Rehabilitation and Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Laval University
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 18:199-211. 2004
    ..52, P = 0.003) with an increase in ankle power generation of the affected leg. The results demonstrate that the efficacy of the task-oriented approach is not dependent on rehabilitation technology...
  2. doi request reprint Walking while resisting a perturbation: Effects on ankle dorsiflexor activation during swing and potential for rehabilitation
    Andreanne Blanchette
    Multidisciplinary Team in Locomotor Rehabilitation, Montreal, Canada
    Gait Posture 34:358-63. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The Kinesthetic and Visual Imagery Questionnaire (KVIQ) for assessing motor imagery in persons with physical disabilities: a reliability and construct validity study
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration CIRRIS, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    J Neurol Phys Ther 31:20-9. 2007
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Reliability of mental chronometry for assessing motor imagery ability after stroke
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation Social Integration CIRRIS, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:311-9. 2008
    ..To examine the reproducibility of 2 chronometric tests: time-dependent motor imagery (TDMI) screening test and temporal congruence test...
  5. doi request reprint Clinical assessment of motor imagery after stroke
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 22:330-40. 2008
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Effects of practice, visual loss, limb amputation, and disuse on motor imagery vividness
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration CIRRIS, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 23:449-63. 2009
    ..The ability to generate vivid images of movements is variable across individuals and likely influenced by sensorimotor inputs...
  7. doi request reprint Dynamic control of a moving platform using the CAREN system to optimize walking in virtual reality environments
    Hassan El Makssoud
    CIHR Multidisciplinary Team in Locomotor Rehabilitation, Laval University, Canada
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:2384-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to determine an optimal solution to simulate walking in real life when engaging in VEs...
  8. doi request reprint Mental practice for relearning locomotor skills
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration CIRRIS, Rehabilitation Institute of Quebec, 525 Blvd Wilfrid Hamel Est, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Phys Ther 90:240-51. 2010
    ..Lastly, questions pertaining to clinical assessment of motor imagery ability and training strategies are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Training mobility tasks after stroke with combined mental and physical practice: a feasibility study
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Quebec City, PQ, Canada
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 18:66-75. 2004
    ..In contrast, the duration of the performance did not change with training. The results indicate that, in the early stage of learning with MP, changes in limb-loading strategies are a more sensitive measure of performance than is speed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Bilateral slowing of mentally simulated actions after stroke
    Francine Malouin
    Center for interdisciplinary research in rehabilitation and social integration CIRRIS, IRDPQ, 525 Blvd Hamel east, Quebec City, P Q, Canada, G1M 2S8
    Neuroreport 15:1349-53. 2004
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Working memory and mental practice outcomes after stroke
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:177-83. 2004
    ..To examine the relationship between working memory and motor improvement obtained after a single training session combining mental and physical practice...
  12. ncbi request reprint [New perspectives of locomotor rehabilitation after stroke]
    Francine Malouin
    Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et Intégration Sociale, 525, boulevard Hamel, Quebec, G1M 2S8, Canada
    Med Sci (Paris) 19:994-8. 2003
    ..While the former offers more practice with less physical exertion, the latter allows safe practice in a variety of challenging environments. Work is under way to assess whether these new strategies can further enhance locomotor recovery...
  13. doi request reprint The influence of selected personal and environmental factors on leisure activities in adults with cerebral palsy
    Normand Boucher
    Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et Intégration Sociale CIRRIS et l Institut de Réadaptation en Déficience Physique de Québec IRDPQ, Quebec, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 32:1328-38. 2010
    ..This study examined the influence of selected personal and environmental factors on leisure participation in adults with cerebral palsy (CP)...
  14. ncbi request reprint A fluidity scale for evaluating the motor strategy of the rise-to-walk task after stroke
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University and Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration CIRRIS, Canada
    Clin Rehabil 17:674-84. 2003
    ..1) To develop an ordinal scale (content validity) for assessing fluidity of the rise-to-walk task (RTW); (2) to examine the concurrent validity of the fluidity scale; (3) to study the inter-rater reliability of the scale...
  15. doi request reprint Added value of mental practice combined with a small amount of physical practice on the relearning of rising and sitting post-stroke: a pilot study
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration CIRRIS Institut de Réadaptation en Déficience Physique de Québec A D, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Neurol Phys Ther 33:195-202. 2009
    ..This study investigated the added value of mental practice on the relearning of rising up from a chair and sitting down when combined with a small amount of physical practice...
  16. doi request reprint Normal aging and motor imagery vividness: implications for mental practice training in rehabilitation
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:1122-7. 2010
    ..To investigate the effects of normal aging on motor imagery vividness and working memory...
  17. ncbi request reprint Brain activations during motor imagery of locomotor-related tasks: a PET study
    Francine Malouin
    Department of Rehabilitation, Laval University and Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration CIRRIS, Quebec City, Canada
    Hum Brain Mapp 19:47-62. 2003
    ..Altogether, the present findings suggest that higher brain centers become progressively engaged when demands of locomotor tasks require increasing cognitive and sensory information processing...
  18. ncbi request reprint Navigational strategies during fast walking: a comparison between trained athletes and non-athletes
    Martin Gérin-Lajoie
    Center for interdisciplinary research in rehabilitation and social integration CIRRIS, Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Gait Posture 26:539-45. 2007
    ..The evaluation paradigm and outcome measures developed may be applicable to the evaluation of skill level in athletic training and selection, as well as in gait rehabilitation following impairment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Psychometric evaluation of the original and Canadian French version of the activities-specific balance confidence scale among people with stroke
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1597-604. 2006
    ..To evaluate the internal and absolute reliability and construct validity of the Activities-Specific Balance Confidence (ABC) scale and a new Canadian French version (ABC-CF) of it among people with stroke...
  20. ncbi request reprint The effect of a task-oriented intervention on arm function in people with stroke: a randomized controlled trial
    Johanne Higgins
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Clin Rehabil 20:296-310. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of a task-oriented intervention in enhancing arm function in people with stroke...
  21. ncbi request reprint Assessing mobility and locomotor coordination after stroke with the rise-to-walk task
    Lise Dion
    Rehabilitation Department, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Canada
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 17:83-92. 2003
    ..To assess mobility and locomotor coordination after stroke with the rise-to-walk task (RTW) and to examine the construct and concurrent validity of this task...
  22. ncbi request reprint Arm and leg impairments and disabilities after stroke rehabilitation: relation to handicap
    Johanne Desrosiers
    Research Centre on Aging, Sherbrooke Geriatric University Institute and Faculty of Medicine, Universite de Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    Clin Rehabil 17:666-73. 2003
    ..1) To examine the relationships between measures of impairment and disability for the arm and leg with a measure of handicap and (2) to identify the impairment or disability most strongly related to handicap situations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Functional cerebral reorganization following motor sequence learning through mental practice with motor imagery
    Philip L Jackson
    Department of Psychology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Neuroimage 20:1171-80. 2003
    ..Moreover, the findings are in accord with the hypothesis that mental practice with MI, at least initially, improves performance by acting on the preparation and anticipation of movements rather than on execution per se...
  24. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of combined physical and mental practice in the learning of a foot-sequence task after stroke: a case report
    Philip L Jackson
    Department of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 18:106-11. 2004
    ..To investigate the effect of mental practice on the learning of a sequential task for the lower limb in a patient with a hemiparesis resulting from a stroke...
  25. ncbi request reprint The effect of a task-oriented walking intervention on improving balance self-efficacy poststroke: a randomized, controlled trial
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:576-82. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Motor learning produces parallel dynamic functional changes during the execution and imagination of sequential foot movements
    Martin F Lafleur
    Department of Psychology, Rehabilitation Institute of Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Neuroimage 16:142-57. 2002
    ..This last finding suggests that the cerebral plasticity occurring during the incremental acquisition of a motor sequence executed physically is reflected by the covert production of this skilled behavior using motor imagery...
  27. ncbi request reprint Balance self-efficacy and its relevance to physical function and perceived health status after stroke
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:364-70. 2006
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint A treadmill and motion coupled virtual reality system for gait training post-stroke
    Joyce Fung
    Jewish Rehabilitation Hospital CRIR, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav 9:157-62. 2006
    ..This feasibility study demonstrates that persons with stroke are able to adapt to this novel VR system and be immersed in the VEs for gait training...
  29. ncbi request reprint The circumvention of obstacles during walking in different environmental contexts: a comparison between older and younger adults
    Martin Gérin-Lajoie
    Center for interdisciplinary research in rehabilitation and social integration CIRRIS, Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Gait Posture 24:364-9. 2006
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of personal space during obstacle circumvention in physical and virtual environments
    Martin Gérin-Lajoie
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Gait Posture 27:239-47. 2008
    ..Since the PS behavior was shown to be robust in the VE used for this study, the virtual reality technology is proposed as a promising platform for the development of such assessment and retraining applications...
  31. ncbi request reprint Priorities for stroke rehabilitation and research: results of a 2003 Canadian Stroke Network consensus conference
    Mark T Bayley
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:526-8. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint The negotiation of stationary and moving obstructions during walking: anticipatory locomotor adaptations and preservation of personal space
    Martin Gérin-Lajoie
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Dept of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Motor Control 9:242-69. 2005
    ..This novel paradigm has important implications for the assessment and training of locomotor ability within real world environments...