Iona Novak

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Publications

  1. doi Evidence-based diagnosis, health care, and rehabilitation for children with cerebral palsy
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance, University of Notre Dame, Australia
    J Child Neurol 29:1141-56. 2014
  2. doi Clinical prognostic messages from a systematic review on cerebral palsy
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Pediatrics 130:e1285-312. 2012
  3. doi Effective home programme intervention for adults: a systematic review
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Institute, University of Notre Dame, School of Medicine, Darlinghurst NSW, Australia
    Clin Rehabil 25:1066-85. 2011
  4. doi Parent experience of implementing effective home programs
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Institute, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 31:198-213. 2011
  5. doi Modified constraint-induced therapy for children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy: a randomized trial
    Margaret Wallen
    Occupational Therapy Department, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:1091-9. 2011
  6. doi Optimising motor learning in infants at high risk of cerebral palsy: a pilot study
    Catherine Morgan
    School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame Australia, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 15:30. 2015
  7. doi Cerebral palsy--don't delay
    Sarah McIntyre
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance, Research Institute, New South Wales, Australia
    Dev Disabil Res Rev 17:114-29. 2011
  8. doi Effectiveness of hand splints in children with cerebral palsy: a systematic review with meta-analysis
    Michelle Jackman
    School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 56:138-47. 2014
  9. doi Predicting equipment needs of children with cerebral palsy using the Gross Motor Function Classification System: a cross-sectional study
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 7:30-6. 2012
  10. doi A systematic review of interventions for children with cerebral palsy: state of the evidence
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance, Sydney, Australia University of Notre Dame Australia, Sydney, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:885-910. 2013

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Publications16

  1. doi Evidence-based diagnosis, health care, and rehabilitation for children with cerebral palsy
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance, University of Notre Dame, Australia
    J Child Neurol 29:1141-56. 2014
    ..Finally, (5) What can we expect? Predictors and facilitators of good outcomes were summarized. This article provides an overview of the most up-to-date diagnostic practices and evidence-based intervention options. ..
  2. doi Clinical prognostic messages from a systematic review on cerebral palsy
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Pediatrics 130:e1285-312. 2012
    ..To summarize evidence on the rates of co-occurring impairments, diseases, and functional limitations with cerebral palsy into succinct clinical messages...
  3. doi Effective home programme intervention for adults: a systematic review
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Institute, University of Notre Dame, School of Medicine, Darlinghurst NSW, Australia
    Clin Rehabil 25:1066-85. 2011
    ..To summarize evidence on effective home programme intervention for adults and describe characteristics of successful home programmes...
  4. doi Parent experience of implementing effective home programs
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Institute, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 31:198-213. 2011
    ..The findings suggest that parents experienced benefits using partnership home programs. Parents used these programs to help parent their child. Provision of ongoing support to parents was vital for motivation...
  5. doi Modified constraint-induced therapy for children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy: a randomized trial
    Margaret Wallen
    Occupational Therapy Department, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:1091-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effects of modified constraint-induced therapy compared with intensive occupational therapy on activities of daily living and upper limb outcomes in children with hemiplegic CP...
  6. doi Optimising motor learning in infants at high risk of cerebral palsy: a pilot study
    Catherine Morgan
    School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame Australia, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 15:30. 2015
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  7. doi Cerebral palsy--don't delay
    Sarah McIntyre
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance, Research Institute, New South Wales, Australia
    Dev Disabil Res Rev 17:114-29. 2011
    ..We recommend a shift away from referral for intervention following a formal (most often late) description of CP, to one of referral for intervention which occurs immediately once an infant is considered "at risk" of CP...
  8. doi Effectiveness of hand splints in children with cerebral palsy: a systematic review with meta-analysis
    Michelle Jackman
    School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 56:138-47. 2014
    ..The aim of this review was to determine the effectiveness of hand splinting for improving hand function in children with cerebral palsy (CP) and brain injury...
  9. doi Predicting equipment needs of children with cerebral palsy using the Gross Motor Function Classification System: a cross-sectional study
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 7:30-6. 2012
    ..Children with cerebral palsy (CP) routinely use assistive equipment to improve their independence. Specialist equipment is expensive and therefore not always available to the child when needed...
  10. doi A systematic review of interventions for children with cerebral palsy: state of the evidence
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance, Sydney, Australia University of Notre Dame Australia, Sydney, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:885-910. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to describe systematically the best available intervention evidence for children with cerebral palsy (CP)...
  11. doi Consensus research priorities for cerebral palsy: a Delphi survey of consumers, researchers, and clinicians
    Sarah McIntyre
    Cerebral Palsy Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:270-5. 2010
    ..Research funds for cerebral palsy are scarce and competition for them is strong. This study aimed to identify questions for future research that were agreed to be a high priority...
  12. pmc A KT intervention including the evidence alert system to improve clinician's evidence-based practice behavior--a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Lanie Campbell
    School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame Australia, corner Oxford Street and Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, NSW 2010, Australia
    Implement Sci 8:132. 2013
    ..The study aim was to measure the effectiveness of a multifaceted KT intervention including a customized KT tool, to change EBP behavior, knowledge, and attitudes of AHPs...
  13. pmc Effectiveness of functional hand splinting and the cognitive orientation to occupational performance (CO-OP) approach in children with cerebral palsy and brain injury: two randomised controlled trial protocols
    Michelle Jackman
    University of Notre Dame, School of Medicine, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Neurol 14:144. 2014
    ..The Cognitive Orientation to Occupational Performance (CO-OP) approach will be the task-specific training approach used...
  14. pmc GAME (Goals - Activity - Motor Enrichment): protocol of a single blind randomised controlled trial of motor training, parent education and environmental enrichment for infants at high risk of cerebral palsy
    Catherine Morgan
    School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame Australia, Frenchs Forest 2086, NSW, Australia
    BMC Neurol 14:203. 2014
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  15. doi The effect of education with workplace supports on practitioners' evidence-based practice knowledge and implementation behaviours
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Institute, School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame, Australia, Darlinghurst, NSW 1300, Australia
    Aust Occup Ther J 57:386-93. 2010
    ..Individual and workplace barriers affect uptake of evidence-based practice (EBP). This study evaluated the effects of a 1-day workshop with workplace supports on allied health professionals' EBP knowledge and behaviour...
  16. doi Occupational therapy home programs for cerebral palsy: double-blind, randomized, controlled trial
    Iona Novak
    Cerebral Palsy Institute, School of Medicine Sydney, University of Notre Dame Australia, Sydney, Australia
    Pediatrics 124:e606-14. 2009
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