Pia C Kontos

Summary

Affiliation: Toronto Rehabilitation Institute
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Neglecting the importance of the decision making and care regimes of personal support workers: a critique of standardization of care planning through the RAI/MDS
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, 11035 550 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2A2
    Gerontologist 50:352-62. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing exercise participation by older adults requiring chronic hemodialysis: a qualitative study
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, 11035 550 University Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5G 2A2
    Int Urol Nephrol 39:1303-11. 2007
  3. pmc Tacit knowledge of caring and embodied selfhood
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, ON, Canada
    Sociol Health Illn 31:688-704. 2009
  4. pmc Using drama to improve person-centred dementia care
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Older People Nurs 5:159-68. 2010
  5. pmc Dementia care at the intersection of regulation and reflexivity: a critical realist perspective
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:119-28. 2011
  6. pmc Improving client-centered brain injury rehabilitation through research-based theater
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Health Res 22:1612-32. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Expressions of personhood in Alzheimer's disease: an evaluation of research-based theatre as a pedagogical tool
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Canada
    Qual Health Res 17:799-811. 2007
  8. doi request reprint After the crash: research-based theater for knowledge transfer
    Angela Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and University of Toronto, Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Toronto, Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 28:180-5. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The intraprofessional and interprofessional relations of neurorehabilitation nurses: a negotiated order perspective
    Karen Lee Miller
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Ontario, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 69:1797-807. 2013
  10. doi request reprint The experiences of using an anti-collision power wheelchair for three long-term care home residents with mild cognitive impairment
    Rosalie H Wang
    Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 6:347-63. 2011

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Neglecting the importance of the decision making and care regimes of personal support workers: a critique of standardization of care planning through the RAI/MDS
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, 11035 550 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2A2
    Gerontologist 50:352-62. 2010
    ..We examined the decision making and care practices of personal support workers (PSWs) in relation to the RAI/MDS standardized process...
  2. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing exercise participation by older adults requiring chronic hemodialysis: a qualitative study
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, 11035 550 University Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5G 2A2
    Int Urol Nephrol 39:1303-11. 2007
    ..A shift is required in the culture of ESRD treatment programs towards a wellness perspective that includes expectations of exercise encouragement by the health care team and participation by patients...
  3. pmc Tacit knowledge of caring and embodied selfhood
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, ON, Canada
    Sociol Health Illn 31:688-704. 2009
    ..We conclude with a call for further exploration of the body as a site of the production of tacit knowledge...
  4. pmc Using drama to improve person-centred dementia care
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Older People Nurs 5:159-68. 2010
    ..We implemented a 12-week drama-based educational intervention to introduce to dementia practitioners person-centred care that emphasizes the notion of embodied selfhood (defined as non-verbal self-expression)...
  5. pmc Dementia care at the intersection of regulation and reflexivity: a critical realist perspective
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:119-28. 2011
    ..To understand point-of-care decisions, and in particular rule breaking, by personal support workers (PSWs) regarding institutionalized elders with dementia within a context of legislative and organizational care mandates...
  6. pmc Improving client-centered brain injury rehabilitation through research-based theater
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Health Res 22:1612-32. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that research-based drama can effect reflexivity, empathy, and practice change to facilitate a client-centered culture of practice in brain injury rehabilitation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Expressions of personhood in Alzheimer's disease: an evaluation of research-based theatre as a pedagogical tool
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Canada
    Qual Health Res 17:799-811. 2007
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  8. doi request reprint After the crash: research-based theater for knowledge transfer
    Angela Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and University of Toronto, Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Toronto, Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 28:180-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this project was to develop and evaluate a research-based dramatic production for the purpose of transferring knowledge about traumatic brain injury (TBI) to health care professionals, managers, and decision makers...
  9. doi request reprint The intraprofessional and interprofessional relations of neurorehabilitation nurses: a negotiated order perspective
    Karen Lee Miller
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Ontario, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 69:1797-807. 2013
    ..To report a study of the negotiation practices of neurorehabilitation nurses with one another and with allied health professionals to understand nursing relations...
  10. doi request reprint The experiences of using an anti-collision power wheelchair for three long-term care home residents with mild cognitive impairment
    Rosalie H Wang
    Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 6:347-63. 2011
    ..Presented are three case analyses of long-term care home residents with cognitive impairment who tested an anti-collision power wheelchair. We discuss technology design and research implications for this population...