P J Manns
Affiliation: University of Alberta
- Addressing the nonexercise part of the activity continuum: a more realistic and achievable approach to activity programming for adults with mobility disability?Patricia J Manns
Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, 2 50 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Phys Ther 92:614-25. 2012..Mobility disability discussions and examples focus on stroke and spinal cord injury. Finally, clinical implications and future research directions related to sedentary behavior in adults with mobility disability are discussed...
- Oxygen uptake kinetics: associations with ambulatory activity and physical functional performance in stroke survivorsPatricia J Manns
Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
J Rehabil Med 42:259-64. 2010..Future research may test the effect of activity interventions designed to increase the length of activity bouts on-kinetics outcomes and functional ability...
- Use of the continuous scale physical functional performance test in stroke survivorsPatricia J Manns
Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:488-93. 2009....
- Ambulatory activity of stroke survivors: measurement options for dose, intensity, and variability of activityPatricia J Manns
Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Stroke 40:864-7. 2009....
- Perceptions of issues associated with the maintenance and improvement of long-term health in people with SCIP J Manns
Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Alberta, Canada
Spinal Cord 45:411-9. 2007..Qualitative design using focus groups...
- Fitness, inflammation, and the metabolic syndrome in men with paraplegiaPatricia J Manns
College of Health and Human Sciences, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1176-81. 2005....
- Physical activity, body fat, and serum C-reactive protein in postmenopausal women with and without hormone replacementPatricia J Manns
Department of Exercise and Sport Science, College of Health and Human Performance, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, USA
Am J Hum Biol 15:91-100. 2003..Future intervention trials should determine whether diet- and exercise-related reductions in body fat may be effective ways to diminish the proinflammatory effects of oral HRT in postmenopausal women...
- Reliability of the performance and safety scores of the wheelchair skills test version 4.1 for manual wheelchair usersNoelle J Lindquist
Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:1752-7. 2010..To evaluate the interrater, intrarater, and test-retest reliability of the total performance and safety scores of the Wheelchair Skills Test version 4.1 (WST 4.1) for manual wheelchairs operated by adult wheelchair users...
- Cardiac reserve and pulmonary gas exchange kinetics in patients with strokeCorey R Tomczak
Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton AB, Canada
Stroke 39:3102-6. 2008..We assessed cardiovascular function, pulmonary gas exchange, and ventilation in SP and healthy age, gender, and activity-matched control subjects...
- Acute effects of dynamic stretching, static stretching, and light aerobic activity on muscular performance in womenBrad S Curry
Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
J Strength Cond Res 23:1811-9. 2009..The data suggests dynamic stretching has greater applicability to enhance performance on power outcomes compared to static stretching...
- Quality of life for people with physical disabilities: a new instrumentRebecca Renwick
Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, Quality of Life Research Unit, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Int J Rehabil Res 26:279-87. 2003..84-0.98 (Saskatchewan sample). Validation coefficients are also reported. Although the samples were small, the psychometric properties of the instrument are generally sound. Future research directions are discussed...