Leigh Hale

Summary

Affiliation: University of Otago
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint "Tell me what you want, what you really really want….": asking people with multiple sclerosis about enhancing their participation in physical activity
    Leigh A Hale
    The REAL Research Group, Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Disabil Rehabil 34:1887-93. 2012
  2. pmc Telerehabilitation to improve outcomes for people with stroke: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Nicola Saywell
    Health and Rehabilitation Research Institute, AUT University, Private Bag 92006, Auckland, 1142, New Zealand
    Trials 13:233. 2012
  3. pmc Does a patient's physical activity predict recovery from an episode of acute low back pain? A prospective cohort study
    Paul Hendrick
    Division of Physiotherapy Education, University of Nottingham, Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:126. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The feasibility and short-term benefits of Blue Prescription: a novel intervention to enable physical activity for people with multiple sclerosis
    L A Hale
    The REAL Research Group, Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Disabil Rehabil 35:1213-20. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Participant perceptions of use of CyWee Z as adjunct to rehabilitation of upper-limb function following stroke
    Leigh A Hale
    The REAL Neurology Research Group, Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:623-34. 2012
  6. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial to investigate the effects of water-based exercise to improve falls risk and physical function in older adults with lower-extremity osteoarthritis
    Leigh A Hale
    School of Physiotherapy and Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:27-34. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Measuring free-living physical activity in adults with and without neurologic dysfunction with a triaxial accelerometer
    Leigh A Hale
    REAL Neurology Research Group, Centre for Physiotherapy Research and School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1765-71. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Motor Control Test responses to balance perturbations in adults with an intellectual disability
    Leigh Hale
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research and School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Intellect Dev Disabil 34:81-6. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Reliability of RT3 accelerometer for measuring mobility in people with multiple sclerosis: pilot study
    Leigh Hale
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:619-27. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessing the balance capabilities of people with profound intellectual disabilities who have experienced a fall
    L Hale
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Intellect Disabil Res 51:260-8. 2007

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint "Tell me what you want, what you really really want….": asking people with multiple sclerosis about enhancing their participation in physical activity
    Leigh A Hale
    The REAL Research Group, Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Disabil Rehabil 34:1887-93. 2012
    ..This approach was very different to those based on current evidence-based exercise recommendations, although the objectives for both approaches were similar...
  2. pmc Telerehabilitation to improve outcomes for people with stroke: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Nicola Saywell
    Health and Rehabilitation Research Institute, AUT University, Private Bag 92006, Auckland, 1142, New Zealand
    Trials 13:233. 2012
    ..The study aims to determine if the Augmented Community Telerehabilitation Intervention (ACTIV) results in better physical function for people with stroke than usual care, as measured by the Stroke Impact Scale, physical subcomponent...
  3. pmc Does a patient's physical activity predict recovery from an episode of acute low back pain? A prospective cohort study
    Paul Hendrick
    Division of Physiotherapy Education, University of Nottingham, Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:126. 2013
    ..However, no research has assessed whether objective measurements of physical activity predict outcome and recovery in acute low back pain...
  4. doi request reprint The feasibility and short-term benefits of Blue Prescription: a novel intervention to enable physical activity for people with multiple sclerosis
    L A Hale
    The REAL Research Group, Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Disabil Rehabil 35:1213-20. 2013
    ..This is the basis of Blue Prescription, a novel physiotherapy approach aimed at optimising long-term adherence with physical activity. We evaluated the feasibility and short-term benefits of Blue Prescription in people with MS...
  5. ncbi request reprint Participant perceptions of use of CyWee Z as adjunct to rehabilitation of upper-limb function following stroke
    Leigh A Hale
    The REAL Neurology Research Group, Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:623-34. 2012
    ..The development of shoulder pain was a negative side effect for some participants and requires further investigation...
  6. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial to investigate the effects of water-based exercise to improve falls risk and physical function in older adults with lower-extremity osteoarthritis
    Leigh A Hale
    School of Physiotherapy and Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:27-34. 2012
    ..To investigate the efficacy of a water-based exercise program specifically targeting balance to reduce falls risk and improve measures of balance and physical function in older adults with osteoarthritis (OA)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Measuring free-living physical activity in adults with and without neurologic dysfunction with a triaxial accelerometer
    Leigh A Hale
    REAL Neurology Research Group, Centre for Physiotherapy Research and School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1765-71. 2008
    ..To investigate the reliability, validity, and utility of a triaxial accelerometer to measure physical activity in the free-living environment in adults with and without neurologic dysfunction...
  8. ncbi request reprint Motor Control Test responses to balance perturbations in adults with an intellectual disability
    Leigh Hale
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research and School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Intellect Dev Disabil 34:81-6. 2009
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  9. ncbi request reprint Reliability of RT3 accelerometer for measuring mobility in people with multiple sclerosis: pilot study
    Leigh Hale
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:619-27. 2007
    ..Based on the results of the 5-minute walk test in this study, a sample of 53 participants would be required to obtain an ICC value with a 95% confidence interval of width 0.2 using two repeat measurements...
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessing the balance capabilities of people with profound intellectual disabilities who have experienced a fall
    L Hale
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Intellect Disabil Res 51:260-8. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Exploring the content of physiotherapeutic home-based stroke rehabilitation in New Zealand
    Leigh A Hale
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1933-40. 2005
    ..To address the paucity of information on the content of home interventions for people with stroke by reporting on the practice of physiotherapeutic home-based stroke rehabilitation in New Zealand...
  12. ncbi request reprint The interrater reliability of the modified gait abnormality rating scale for use with people with intellectual disability
    Leigh Hale
    REAL Neurology Research Group, Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, New Zealand
    J Intellect Dev Disabil 35:77-81. 2010
    ..In the present study, we consider the interrater reliability of the GARS-M...
  13. ncbi request reprint Clinical screening of autonomic dysfunction in multiple sclerosis
    Leigh A Hale
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research and School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Physiother Res Int 14:42-55. 2009
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  14. pmc Does physical activity change predict functional recovery in low back pain? Protocol for a prospective cohort study
    Paul Hendrick
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:136. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint Promoting physical activity for people with neurological disability: perspectives and experiences of physiotherapists
    Hilda Mulligan
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Physiother Theory Pract 27:399-410. 2011
    ..If these constraints were addressed, then physiotherapists could be better agents to promote physical activity for people with neurological conditions...
  16. doi request reprint Spreading the word on sports concussion: citation analysis of summary and agreement, position and consensus statements on sports concussion
    Sridhar Alla
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 45:132-5. 2011
    ..The purpose of this review is to report the number and pattern of citations to the key published statements on sports concussion...
  17. pmc Randomised controlled trial of prevention of falls in people aged > or =75 with severe visual impairment: the VIP trial
    A John Campbell
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    BMJ 331:817. 2005
    ..To assess the efficacy and cost effectiveness of a home safety programme and a home exercise programme to reduce falls and injuries in older people with low vision...
  18. ncbi request reprint How does exercise influence fatigue in people with multiple sclerosis?
    Cath Smith
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Disabil Rehabil 31:685-92. 2009
    ..This study explored the influence of an 8-week exercise programme on fatigue perceptions in people with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  19. doi request reprint Utility of the RT3 triaxial accelerometer in free living: an investigation of adherence and data loss
    Meredith A Perry
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Appl Ergon 41:469-76. 2010
    ..The RT3 demonstrates good utility for free living activity measurement, however, technical issues and strategies to manage participant adherence require consideration with longitudinal and repeated measures studies...
  20. doi request reprint Clinical reasoning in musculoskeletal practice: students' conceptualizations
    Paul Hendrick
    Centre for Physiotherapy Research, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Phys Ther 89:430-42. 2009
    ..Qualitative research on physical therapist students' conceptualizations of clinical reasoning (CR) is sparse...