L A Beaupre
Affiliation: University of Alberta
- Reduced morbidity for elderly patients with a hip fracture after implementation of a perioperative evidence-based clinical pathwayL A Beaupre
Capital Health, Caritas Health Group, Edmonton, AB, Canada
Qual Saf Health Care 15:375-9. 2006..A study was undertaken to determine how an evidence based clinical pathway (CP) for treatment of elderly patients with hip fracture affected morbidity, in-hospital mortality, and health service utilization...
- Exercise combined with continuous passive motion or slider board therapy compared with exercise only: a randomized controlled trial of patients following total knee arthroplastyL A Beaupre
Orthopaedic Research, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Canada
Phys Ther 81:1029-37. 2001..The secondary purpose was to compare health-related quality of life among these 3 groups...
- Does functional recovery in elderly hip fracture patients differ between patients admitted from long-term care and the community?Lauren A Beaupre
PT, 1F1 52 Walter Mackenzie Centre, 8440 112 St, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:1127-33. 2007..Secondarily, we examined the contribution of residential status, in addition to patient characteristics, to functional recovery...
- Knee range of motion during the first two years after use of posterior cruciate-stabilizing or posterior cruciate-retaining total knee prostheses. A randomized clinical trialR Chaudhary
University of Alberta, Capital Health, 1F1 52 WMC, 8440 112 Street, Edmonton, AB T6G 2B7, Canada
J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2579-86. 2008..Secondarily, pain, function, and health-related quality of life were compared between the two groups...
- Diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis before and after admission to long-term care institutionsL A Beaupre
Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Osteoporos Int 23:573-80. 2012..Men were very undertreated for osteoporosis, while a history of falls with injury was not associated with treatment...
- Standard anatomical medullary locking (AML) versus tricalcium phosphate-coated AML femoral prosthesesD W Johnston
Faculty of Medicine and Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton
Can J Surg 44:421-7. 2001....
- Does standardized rehabilitation and discharge planning improve functional recovery in elderly patients with hip fracture?Lauren A Beaupre
Capital Health, Edmonton, AB, Canada
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:2231-9. 2005..To determine whether standardized early rehabilitation and discharge planning increase risk-adjusted function and reduce risk-adjusted institutionalization in the first 6 months after hip fracture...
- Lack of association between mortality and timing of surgical fixation in elderly patients with hip fracture: results of a retrospective population-based cohort studyS R Majumdar
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, and the Royal Alexandra Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Med Care 44:552-9. 2006..Conventional wisdom suggests high-quality care for most patients with hip fractures is surgical fixation within 24 hours to reduce mortality and complications, although there is little evidence to support this standard...
- Oral bisphosphonates are associated with reduced mortality after hip fractureL A Beaupre
Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, 1F1 52 WMC, 8440 112 St, Edmonton, AB T6G2B7, Canada
Osteoporos Int 22:983-91. 2011..Oral bisphosphonate exposure led to relative reduction of 8% per month of use (p = 0.001) or about a 60% reduction in mortality per year of use...
- Hydroxyapatite-coated tibial implants compared with cemented tibial fixation in primary total knee arthroplasty. A randomized trial of outcomes at five yearsL A Beaupre
Capital Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2B7, Canada
J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2204-11. 2007..The purpose of this study was to compare outcomes between cementless tibial fixation with hydroxyapatite and cemented tibial fixation in the first five years following primary total knee arthroplasty...
- Systematic review of rotator cuff tears in workers' compensation patientsK A R Kemp
Orthopaedic Research, Alberta Health Services Capital Health Region, 1F1 52, 8440 112 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2B7, Canada
Occup Med (Lond) 61:556-62. 2011..However, literature associated with the demographic characteristics and 'best practices' to manage such injuries among workers' compensation (WC) patients is scant...
- Facilitated bone mineral density testing versus hospital-based case management to improve osteoporosis treatment for hip fracture patients: additional results from a randomized trialDonald W Morrish
University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Arthritis Rheum 61:209-15. 2009..The second phase of the randomized trial compared a less intensive intervention, facilitated bone mineral density (BMD) testing, with usual care and the case manager intervention...
- Osteoporosis case manager for patients with hip fractures: results of a cost-effectiveness analysis conducted alongside a randomized trialSumit R Majumdar
Institute of Health Economics and Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2B7, Canada
Arch Intern Med 169:25-31. 2009..001). Alongside that trial, we conducted an economic analysis...
- Factors associated with calf muscle endurance recovery 1 year after achilles tendon rupture repairGeoff P Bostick
Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 40:345-51. 2010..Cohort study...
- The influence of early weight-bearing compared with non-weight-bearing after surgical repair of the Achilles tendonAmar A Suchak
Department of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, University of Alberta, 2A2 41 WMC, Edmonton, AB T6G 2B7, Canada
J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1876-83. 2008..The objective of this randomized study was to compare the effect of early weight-bearing with that of non-weight-bearing on early postoperative recovery following repair of an acutely ruptured Achilles tendon...
- The effect of a preoperative exercise and education program on functional recovery, health related quality of life, and health service utilization following primary total knee arthroplastyLauren A Beaupre
Division of Orthopaedics, University of Alberta Hospital, Capital Health Regional Health Authority, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
J Rheumatol 31:1166-73. 2004..To determine the effectiveness of a preoperative exercise/education program on functional recovery, health related quality of life (HRQOL), health service utilization, and costs following primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
- Total joint arthroplasties: current concepts of patient outcomes after surgeryC Allyson Jones
Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, 2 50 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G4, Canada
Rheum Dis Clin North Am 33:71-86. 2007..Mounting evidence suggests that no single patient-related or perioperative factor clearly predicts the amount of pain relief or functional improvement that will occur following total hip or knee arthroplasty...
- Best practices for elderly hip fracture patients. A systematic overview of the evidenceLauren A Beaupre
Department of Surgery, Division of Orthopaedics, Capital Health, Edmonton, AB, Canada
J Gen Intern Med 20:1019-25. 2005..To determine evidence-based best practices for elderly hip fracture patients from the time of hospital admission to 6 months postfracture...
- Effect of adjunctive range-of-motion therapy after primary total knee arthroplasty on the use of health services after hospital dischargeDonna M Davies
Department of Rehabilitation, University Health Economics Research Centre, Edmonton, Alta
Can J Surg 46:30-6. 2003....
- Use of a case manager to improve osteoporosis treatment after hip fracture: results of a randomized controlled trialSumit R Majumdar
Department of Medicine, 362 Heritage Medical Research Center, University of Alberta, Edmonton AB T6G 2S2, Canada
Arch Intern Med 167:2110-5. 2007..The case manager educated patients, arranged bone mineral density tests, provided prescriptions, and communicated with primary care physicians. The intervention was compared with usual care in a randomized controlled trial...