Nancy M Salbach

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Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. 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
  2. doi request reprint Reference values for standardized tests of walking speed and distance: a systematic review
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, 160 500 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1V7, Canada Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, 550 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 2A2, Canada Electronic address
    Gait Posture 41:341-60. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Speed and distance requirements for community ambulation: a systematic review
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 95:117-128.e11. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of the evidence-based practice confidence (EPIC) scale
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 33:33-40. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Creation and validation of the evidence-based practice confidence scale for health care professionals
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:794-800. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Factors influencing information seeking by physical therapists providing stroke management
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1V7
    Phys Ther 89:1039-50. 2009
  7. pmc Determinants of research use in clinical decision making among physical therapists providing services post-stroke: a cross-sectional study
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 160 500 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1V7 Canada
    Implement Sci 5:77. 2010
  8. doi request reprint From continuing education to personal digital assistants: what do physical therapists need to support evidence-based practice in stroke management?
    Nancy M Salbach
    University of Toronto, Department of Physical Therapy, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:786-93. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Practitioner and organizational barriers to evidence-based practice of physical therapists for people with stroke
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 160 500 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1V7
    Phys Ther 87:1284-303. 2007
  10. 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

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Publications36

  1. 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
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Reference values for standardized tests of walking speed and distance: a systematic review
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, 160 500 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1V7, Canada Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, 550 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 2A2, Canada Electronic address
    Gait Posture 41:341-60. 2015
    ..To provide an overview of the reference values and methodology used to obtain them for time- and distance-limited walk tests...
  3. doi request reprint Speed and distance requirements for community ambulation: a systematic review
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 95:117-128.e11. 2014
    ..To provide an overview of the research literature on distance and speed requirements for adults to walk outside the home...
  4. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of the evidence-based practice confidence (EPIC) scale
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 33:33-40. 2013
    ..The reliability, minimal detectable change (MDC), and construct validity of the evidence-based practice confidence (EPIC) scale were evaluated among physical therapists (PTs) in clinical practice...
  5. doi request reprint Creation and validation of the evidence-based practice confidence scale for health care professionals
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:794-800. 2011
    ..Self-efficacy beliefs may provide a means to influence health care professionals' (HCPs) engagement in evidence-based practice (EBP) but no standardized measure of this construct exists...
  6. doi request reprint Factors influencing information seeking by physical therapists providing stroke management
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1V7
    Phys Ther 89:1039-50. 2009
    ..Searching and reading the research literature are essential activities for enhancing the use of research and optimizing the quality of physical therapist practice...
  7. pmc Determinants of research use in clinical decision making among physical therapists providing services post-stroke: a cross-sectional study
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 160 500 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1V7 Canada
    Implement Sci 5:77. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to identify practitioner, organizational, and research characteristics associated with research use among physical therapists providing services post-stroke...
  8. doi request reprint From continuing education to personal digital assistants: what do physical therapists need to support evidence-based practice in stroke management?
    Nancy M Salbach
    University of Toronto, Department of Physical Therapy, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:786-93. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to explore physical therapists' preferences for strategies to facilitate their access to, evaluation and implementation of the stroke research literature in clinical practice...
  9. ncbi request reprint Practitioner and organizational barriers to evidence-based practice of physical therapists for people with stroke
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 160 500 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1V7
    Phys Ther 87:1284-303. 2007
    ....
  10. 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...
  11. 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
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  12. doi request reprint Physical therapists' perceptions and use of standardized assessments of walking ability post-stroke
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, 160 500 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1V7, Canada
    J Rehabil Med 43:543-9. 2011
    ..To determine physical therapists' perceptions and use of standardized assessments of walking ability post-stroke...
  13. doi request reprint Physical therapists' experiences updating the clinical management of walking rehabilitation after stroke: a qualitative study
    Nancy M Salbach
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 160 500 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5G1V7, Canada
    Phys Ther 89:556-68. 2009
    ..Little is known about physical therapists' experiences using research evidence to improve the delivery of stroke rehabilitation...
  14. doi request reprint Determining the barriers and facilitators to adopting best practices in the management of poststroke unilateral spatial neglect: results of a qualitative study
    Anita Petzold
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada
    Top Stroke Rehabil 21:228-36. 2014
    ..To date, no study has investigated the specific barriers and facilitators affecting USN management during the acute care process...
  15. 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...
  16. pmc Clinical balance assessment: perceptions of commonly-used standardized measures and current practices among physiotherapists in Ontario, Canada
    Kathryn M Sibley
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    Implement Sci 8:33. 2013
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  17. pmc Incorporating the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF) into an electronic health record to create indicators of function: proof of concept using the SF-12
    Nancy E Mayo
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:514-22. 2004
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Use of the six-minute walk test poststroke: is there a practice effect?
    Jean Liu
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1686-92. 2008
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Upper-limb function and recovery in the acute phase poststroke
    Johanne Higgins
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Rehabil Res Dev 42:65-76. 2005
    ..The results of this study do not support the belief that recovery of LL function is faster than that of UL...
  20. doi request reprint Development and pilot testing of the challenge module: a proposed adjunct to the Gross Motor Function Measure for high-functioning children with cerebral palsy
    Ashlea Wilson
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 31:135-49. 2011
    ..The final result was a 20-item CM to evaluate advanced motor skills. The CM requires refinement through Rasch scaling and formal validation...
  21. pmc Impact of a chronic disease self-management program on health care utilization in rural communities: a retrospective cohort study using linked administrative data
    Susan B Jaglal
    Women s College Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:198. 2014
    ..However, there is a paucity of published data supporting this claim and the majority of the evidence is based on self-report...
  22. doi request reprint Reliability of the motor learning strategy rating instrument for children and youth with acquired brain injury
    Trishna Kamath
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 32:288-305. 2012
    ..The MLSRI quantifies the extent to which motor learning strategies (MLS) are used within physiotherapy (PT) interventions...
  23. doi request reprint Validation of the activity inventory of the Chedoke-McMaster stroke assessment and the clinical outcome variables scale to evaluate mobility in geriatric clients
    Lauren Sacks
    Royal Physiotherapy Clinic, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Rehabil Med 42:90-2. 2010
    ..To evaluate the construct validity of the Activity Inventory of the Chedoke-McMaster Stroke Assessment and the Clinical Outcome Variables Scale (COVS), 2 measures of functional mobility...
  24. doi request reprint Test-retest reliability of the 10-metre fast walk test and 6-minute walk test in ambulatory school-aged children with cerebral palsy
    Patricia Thompson
    Bloorview Research Institute, Toronto, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:370-6. 2008
    ..Investigation of the need for a practice walk when administering the 6MWT with children in GMFCS Level I is recommended to establish their fastest pace...
  25. doi request reprint Getting on with the rest of your life following stroke: a randomized trial of a complex intervention aimed at enhancing life participation post stroke
    Nancy E Mayo
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Clin Rehabil 29:1198-211. 2015
    ..To enhance participation post stroke through a structured, community-based program...
  26. doi request reprint Increasing knowledge of best practices for occupational therapists treating post-stroke unilateral spatial neglect: results of a knowledge-translation intervention study
    Anita Petzold
    Faculty of Medicine, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Rehabil Med 44:118-24. 2012
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  27. doi request reprint Preliminary evaluation of a commercially available videogame system as an adjunct therapeutic intervention for improving balance among children and adolescents with lower limb amputations
    Jan Andrysek
    Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:358-66. 2012
    ..To examine the safety, feasibility, and balance performance effects of a 4-week home-based balance therapy program using a commercially available videogame system...
  28. ncbi request reprint The Stroke Rehabilitation Assessment of Movement (STREAM): a comparison with other measures used to evaluate effects of stroke and rehabilitation
    Sara Ahmed
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Phys Ther 83:617-30. 2003
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  29. pmc Balance assessment practices and use of standardized balance measures among Ontario physical therapists
    Kathryn M Sibley
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, and Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Ther 91:1583-91. 2011
    ..Balance impairment is a significant problem for older adults, as it can influence daily functioning. Treating balance impairment in this population is a major focus of physical therapist practice...
  30. doi request reprint Development of a Theory-Based Intervention to Increase Clinical Measurement of Reactive Balance in Adults at Risk of Falls
    Kathryn M Sibley
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network and Department of Community Health Sciences K M S, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada Department of Physical Therapy D B, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada Department of Health Sciences P G, Brock University and Bridgepoint Collaboratory for Research and Innovation, Bridgepoint Active Healthcare Sinai Health System, Toronto, Canada Respiratory Medicine T J F, West Park Healthcare Centre and Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network M M, Toronto, Canada West Park Healthcare Centre S O, York, Canada Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre S M, Toronto, Canada Department of Physical Therapy N M S, S B J, University of Toronto and Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Toronto, Canada Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre St John s Rehab J S, Toronto, Canada Bridgepoint Active Healthcare Sinai Health System P S, Toronto, Canada and Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute S E S, St Michael s Hospital and Department of Geriatric Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Neurol Phys Ther 40:100-6. 2016
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  31. doi request reprint Validation of the Evidence-Based Practice Confidence (EPIC) Scale With Occupational Therapists
    Julie Helene Clyde
    Julie Helene Clyde, MSc, OT Reg Ont, was Graduate Student, Rehabilitation Sciences Institute, School of Graduate Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, at the time of the study
    Am J Occup Ther 70:7002280010p1-9. 2016
    ..This study evaluated the reliability, minimal detectable change (MDC), and construct validity of the Evidence-Based Practice Confidence (EPIC) scale among occupational therapists...
  32. pmc Increasing access to chronic disease self-management programs in rural and remote communities using telehealth
    Susan B Jaglal
    Women s College Research Institute, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1V7, Canada
    Telemed J E Health 19:467-73. 2013
    ....
  33. pmc Factors Influencing Physical Therapists' Use of Standardized Measures of Walking Capacity Poststroke Across the Care Continuum
    Kira M Pattison
    K M Pattison, Bsc, MSc, Rehabilitation Sciences Institute, School of Graduate Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Ther 95:1507-17. 2015
    ..An in-depth understanding of physical therapists' approaches to walking assessment is needed to develop strategies to advance assessment practice...
  34. pmc Facilitating Community-Based Exercise for People With Stroke: Cross-Sectional e-Survey of Physical Therapist Practice and Perceived Needs
    Carrie Lau
    C Lau, MScPT, Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Ther 96:469-78. 2016
    ..Educating people with stroke about community-based exercise programs (CBEPs) is a recommended practice that physical therapists are well positioned to implement...
  35. pmc Applying knowledge translation theory to physical therapy research and practice in balance and gait assessment: case report
    Kathryn M Sibley
    K M Sibley, PhD, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Ther 95:579-87. 2015
    ..The objective of this case report is to describe one prominent KT theory--the knowledge-to-action (KTA) framework--and how it was applied to research on balance and gait assessment in physical therapist practice...
  36. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory responses during the 6-minute walk and ramp cycle ergometer tests and their relationship to physical activity in stroke
    Nancy M Salbach
    1University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 28:111-9. 2014
    ..A secondary objective was to determine the relationship between cardiorespiratory responses during each test and daily physical activity...