Sharon L Kilbreath

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Publications

  1. pmc Priorities for women with lymphoedema after treatment for breast cancer: population based cohort study
    Afaf Girgis
    University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    BMJ 342:d3442. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Factors affecting the preoperative and postoperative extracellular fluid in the arm on the side of breast cancer: a cohort study
    Sharon L Kilbreath
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Lymphat Res Biol 11:66-71. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Transient swelling versus lymphoedema in the first year following surgery for breast cancer
    Sharon L Kilbreath
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, Sydney, 1825, New South Wales, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 21:2207-15. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Upper limb progressive resistance training and stretching exercises following surgery for early breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial
    Sharon L Kilbreath
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Lidcombe, Sydney, NSW 1825, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 133:667-76. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Prevention of osteoporosis as a consequence of aromatase inhibitor therapy in postmenopausal women with early breast cancer: rationale and design of a randomized controlled trial
    Sharon Kilbreath
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW 1825, Australia
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:704-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Effect of air travel on lymphedema risk in women with history of breast cancer
    Sharon L Kilbreath
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Lidcombe, NSW, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 120:649-54. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Patient perceptions of arm care and exercise advice after breast cancer surgery
    Teresa S Lee
    Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:85-91. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of the upper limb following surgery and radiation for breast cancer
    Teresa S Lee
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW, 2141, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 110:19-37. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Effects of mastectomy on shoulder and spinal kinematics during bilateral upper-limb movement
    Jack Crosbie
    Clinical Rehabilitation Sciences Research Group, Discipline of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, East Street, Lidcombe, New South Wales 1825, Australia
    Phys Ther 90:679-92. 2010
  10. pmc Chronic ankle instability: evolution of the model
    Claire E Hiller
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Athl Train 46:133-41. 2011

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. pmc Priorities for women with lymphoedema after treatment for breast cancer: population based cohort study
    Afaf Girgis
    University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    BMJ 342:d3442. 2011
    ..To explore the perceived unmet needs among women treated for breast cancer and in whom symptoms and signs indicate the presence of lymphoedema...
  2. doi request reprint Factors affecting the preoperative and postoperative extracellular fluid in the arm on the side of breast cancer: a cohort study
    Sharon L Kilbreath
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Lymphat Res Biol 11:66-71. 2013
    ..To explore what factors affect volume of extracellular fluid (ECF) in the arm on the side of surgery pre- and postoperatively and to determine the value of knowing preoperative ECF volume for diagnosis of lymphedema postoperatively...
  3. ncbi request reprint Transient swelling versus lymphoedema in the first year following surgery for breast cancer
    Sharon L Kilbreath
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, Sydney, 1825, New South Wales, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 21:2207-15. 2013
    ..The aim was to better understand the incidence, time course and risk factors for swelling in the arm on the side of surgery over the first year following surgery for breast cancer...
  4. doi request reprint Upper limb progressive resistance training and stretching exercises following surgery for early breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial
    Sharon L Kilbreath
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Lidcombe, Sydney, NSW 1825, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 133:667-76. 2012
    ..Both the groups reported few impairments including swelling immediately following the intervention and 6 months post-intervention. Notably, resistance training in the post-operative period did not precipitate lymphedema...
  5. doi request reprint Prevention of osteoporosis as a consequence of aromatase inhibitor therapy in postmenopausal women with early breast cancer: rationale and design of a randomized controlled trial
    Sharon Kilbreath
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW 1825, Australia
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:704-9. 2011
    ..Since hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is contraindicated in these women, one prevention option is exercise combined with vitamin D and calcium. The effect of this intervention on drug-induced osteoporosis is unknown...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of air travel on lymphedema risk in women with history of breast cancer
    Sharon L Kilbreath
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Lidcombe, NSW, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 120:649-54. 2010
    ..Further research is required to determine whether these findings are generalizable to the population of women who have been treated for breast cancer...
  7. doi request reprint Patient perceptions of arm care and exercise advice after breast cancer surgery
    Teresa S Lee
    Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:85-91. 2010
    ..To describe in greater detail women's experiences receiving advice about arm care and exercise after breast cancer treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of the upper limb following surgery and radiation for breast cancer
    Teresa S Lee
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW, 2141, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 110:19-37. 2008
    ..Radiation that excludes the axilla does not appear to be a strong prognostic indicator of adverse upper limb outcomes...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of mastectomy on shoulder and spinal kinematics during bilateral upper-limb movement
    Jack Crosbie
    Clinical Rehabilitation Sciences Research Group, Discipline of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, East Street, Lidcombe, New South Wales 1825, Australia
    Phys Ther 90:679-92. 2010
    ..Shoulder movement impairment is a commonly reported consequence of surgery for breast cancer...
  10. pmc Chronic ankle instability: evolution of the model
    Claire E Hiller
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Athl Train 46:133-41. 2011
    ..A modification of the Hertel model is proposed whereby these 3 components can exist independently or in combination...
  11. pmc Progressive resistance training and stretching following surgery for breast cancer: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Sharon L Kilbreath
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Cancer 6:273. 2006
    ..The primary aim of the proposed study is to determine whether upper limb impairments can be prevented by undertaking an exercise program of prolonged stretching and resistance training, commencing soon after surgery...
  12. doi request reprint Factors that affect intention to avoid strenuous arm activity after breast cancer surgery
    Teresa S Lee
    Physiotherapy Discipline, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Oncol Nurs Forum 36:454-62. 2009
    ..To explore the factors that contribute to women's intention to avoid strenuous arm activity after breast cancer surgery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of effect of aerobic cycle training and progressive resistance training on walking ability after stroke: a randomized sham exercise-controlled study
    Mi Joung Lee
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:976-85. 2008
    ..To determine whether changes in strength or cardiorespiratory fitness after exercise training improve walking ability in individuals who have had a stroke...
  14. ncbi request reprint Performance in different proprioceptive tests does not correlate in ankles with recurrent sprain
    Arienne de Jong
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney, Lidcombe, NSW, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:2101-5. 2005
    ..To determine the relation between 2 proprioceptive tests, movement detection and movement discrimination, at the ankle...
  15. doi request reprint The effect of ankle taping on detection of inversion-eversion movements in participants with recurrent ankle sprain
    Kathryn M Refshauge
    Clinical Rehabilitation Sciences Research Group, Office of Research and Innovation, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW 1825, Australia
    Am J Sports Med 37:371-5. 2009
    ..Taping is often used to counter the proprioceptive deficit after joint injury such as ankle sprain. However, the effect of taping on proprioceptive acuity at the ankle is unclear, with conflicting findings...
  16. doi request reprint Intrinsic predictors of lateral ankle sprain in adolescent dancers: a prospective cohort study
    Claire E Hiller
    School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 18:44-8. 2008
    ..To identify intrinsic predictors of lateral ankle sprain...
  17. doi request reprint Segmental measurement of breast cancer-related arm lymphoedema using perometry and bioimpedance spectroscopy
    Sharon A Czerniec
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, Sydney, NSW 1825, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 19:703-10. 2011
    ..To determine if bioimpedance spectroscopy (BIS) could detect localised lymphoedema of the arm and to compare BIS measurements with equivalent measures of limb volume by perometry...
  18. doi request reprint Effect of progressive resistance training on muscle performance after chronic stroke
    Mi Joung Lee
    Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:23-34. 2010
    ..This study investigated the effects of high-intensity progressive resistance training (PRT) and high-intensity cycling (cycling) on muscle performance and the time course of strength gains in a chronic stroke population...
  19. doi request reprint Prevalence and impact of chronic musculoskeletal ankle disorders in the community
    Claire E Hiller
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1801-7. 2012
    ..To determine the point prevalence of chronic musculoskeletal ankle disorders in the community...
  20. doi request reprint The kinematics of the scapulae and spine during a lifting task
    Jack Crosbie
    Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, PO Box 170, East Street, Lidcombe, NSW 1825, Australia
    J Biomech 43:1302-9. 2010
    ..There were no age-related differences in any movement responses...
  21. doi request reprint Reliability and concurrent validity of the perometer for measuring hand volume in women with and without lymphedema
    Mi Joung Lee
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Lymphat Res Biol 9:13-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the criterion validity and reliability of Perometerâ„¢ for measuring hand volume in woman with and without lymphedema...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural adaptation of the Brazilian-Portuguese version of the Cumberland Ankle Instability Tool (CAIT)
    Marcos de Noronha
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 30:1959-65. 2008
    ..To develop and psychometrically test a Brazilian-Portuguese version of the Cumberland Ankle Instability Tool (CAIT), the only questionnaire that provides a numeric measure for functional ankle instability...
  23. ncbi request reprint Movement detection at the ankle following stroke is poor
    Mi Joung Lee
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney, Lidcombe, NSW, 1825, Australia
    Aust J Physiother 51:19-24. 2005
    ..This could explain the moderate relationship found between proprioceptive acuity and walking endurance in persons following stroke (Spearman's rho = 0.63 to 0.77)...
  24. doi request reprint Inter-rater reliability of arm circumference measurement
    Nasim Foroughi
    Clinical and Rehabilitation Sciences, Breast Cancer Research Group, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Lymphat Res Biol 9:101-7. 2011
    ..A protocol was developed for measuring arm circumference independent of medically trained professionals. The aim of this project was to assess the protocol's inter-rater reliability and its coherence with perometry measures...
  25. pmc The development of an arm activity survey for breast cancer survivors using the Protection Motivation Theory
    Teresa S Lee
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney, Lidcombe, Australia
    BMC Cancer 7:75. 2007
    ..Many factors contribute to women's perceptions about lymphoedema and their ability to use their affected arm, and it is the aim of this study to explore and understand these perceptions...
  26. pmc Reliability of two goniometric methods of measuring active inversion and eversion range of motion at the ankle
    Collette Menadue
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:60. 2006
    ..This study aimed to establish the reliability of goniometry as used in clinical practice...
  27. ncbi request reprint Balance and recovery from a perturbation are impaired in people with functional ankle instability
    Claire E Hiller
    School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 17:269-75. 2007
    ..To determine if differences in balance and recovery would be found between controls and participants with unilateral or bilateral functional ankle instability (FAI)...
  28. doi request reprint Reliability of a radiological grading system for dermal backflow in lymphoscintigraphy imaging
    Elizabeth S Dylke
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, New South Wales, Australia
    Acad Radiol 20:758-63. 2013
    ..Although often reported as present or absent, a scale that assesses the severity of dermal backflow has been previously developed. The aim of this study was to determine the reliability of these two methods of assessment...
  29. ncbi request reprint Deficits in detection of inversion and eversion movements among subjects with recurrent ankle sprains
    Kathryn M Refshauge
    University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 33:166-73; discussion 173-6. 2003
    ..Observational cross-sectional design...
  30. ncbi request reprint The Cumberland ankle instability tool: a report of validity and reliability testing
    Claire E Hiller
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney, Lidcombe, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1235-41. 2006
    ..To test the Cumberland Ankle Instability Tool (CAIT), a 9-item 30-point scale, for measuring severity of functional ankle instability...
  31. ncbi request reprint Frequency of hand use in healthy older persons
    Sharon L Kilbreath
    School of Physiotherapy, The University of Sydney, Lidcombe, NSW, 2141, Australia
    Aust J Physiother 51:119-22. 2005
    ..While the dominant hand is used more than the non-dominant hand, the hands are used predominantly together to perform bimanual tasks...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness and walking ability in subacute stroke patients
    Joanna O Kelly
    Rehabilitation Research Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Lidcombe, Sydney, NSW 1825, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:1780-5. 2003
    ..To evaluate the cardiorespiratory fitness of subacute stroke patients and to determine whether reduced fitness is associated with gait performance...
  33. ncbi request reprint Scapulohumeral rhythm and associated spinal motion
    Jack Crosbie
    Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, P O Box 170, East Street, Lidcombe, NSW 1825, Australia
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 23:184-92. 2008
    ..To investigate the coordination of humeral, scapular and thoracolumbar spine motions during a number of unilateral and bilateral upper limb movements in a range of movement conditions...
  34. ncbi request reprint Kinesthesia at the knee: the effect of osteoarthritis and bandage application
    Bronwen A Hewitt
    The University of Sydney, Lidcombe, New South Wales, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 47:479-83. 2002
    ..To investigate whether osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee or bandaging of the knee affects movement detection...