Janet Robertson

Summary

Affiliation: Lancaster University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Person-centred planning: factors associated with successful outcomes for people with intellectual disabilities
    J Robertson
    Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 51:232-43. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Mortality in people with intellectual disabilities and epilepsy: A systematic review
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, Division of Health Research, Lancaster University, LA1 4YT, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Seizure 29:123-33. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of epilepsy among people with intellectual disabilities: A systematic review
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, Division of Health Research, Lancaster University, LA1 4YT, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Seizure 29:46-62. 2015
  4. doi request reprint The impact of health checks for people with intellectual disabilities: an updated systematic review of evidence
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, Division of Health Research, School of Health and Medicine, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YT, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 35:2450-62. 2014
  5. pmc Obesity and health behaviours of British adults with self-reported intellectual impairments: cross sectional survey
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:219. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of community-based rehabilitation for children with or at significant risk of intellectual disabilities in low- and middle-income countries: a review
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    J Appl Res Intellect Disabil 25:143-54. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The identification of children with, or at significant risk of, intellectual disabilities in low- and middle-income countries: a review
    Janet Robertson
    Division of Health Research, Centre for Disability Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    J Appl Res Intellect Disabil 25:99-118. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality and costs of community-based residential supports for people with mental retardation and challenging behavior
    Janet Robertson
    Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, United Kingdom
    Am J Ment Retard 109:332-44. 2004
  9. doi request reprint The impact of health checks for people with intellectual disabilities: a systematic review of evidence
    J Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, School of Health and Medicine, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 55:1009-19. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The impacts of short break provision on families with a disabled child: an international literature review
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, School of Health and Medicine, Lancaster University, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 19:337-71. 2011

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Person-centred planning: factors associated with successful outcomes for people with intellectual disabilities
    J Robertson
    Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 51:232-43. 2007
    ..The aim of the present paper was to identify factors associated with the probability of delivering a plan and with improvements in outcomes for those who did receive a plan...
  2. doi request reprint Mortality in people with intellectual disabilities and epilepsy: A systematic review
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, Division of Health Research, Lancaster University, LA1 4YT, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Seizure 29:123-33. 2015
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of epilepsy among people with intellectual disabilities: A systematic review
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, Division of Health Research, Lancaster University, LA1 4YT, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Seizure 29:46-62. 2015
    ..However, reported prevalence rates vary widely between studies. This systematic review aimed to provide a summary of prevalence studies and estimates of prevalence based on meta-analyses...
  4. doi request reprint The impact of health checks for people with intellectual disabilities: an updated systematic review of evidence
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, Division of Health Research, School of Health and Medicine, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YT, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 35:2450-62. 2014
    ..Health checks are effective in identifying previously unrecognised health needs, including life threatening conditions. Future research should consider strategies for optimising the cost effectiveness or efficiency of health checks. ..
  5. pmc Obesity and health behaviours of British adults with self-reported intellectual impairments: cross sectional survey
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:219. 2014
    ..People with intellectual disability have significantly higher age-adjusted rates of mortality and morbidity (including obesity) than their non-disabled peers. They are also significantly less likely to be physically active...
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of community-based rehabilitation for children with or at significant risk of intellectual disabilities in low- and middle-income countries: a review
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    J Appl Res Intellect Disabil 25:143-54. 2012
    ..Concerns have been voiced about the adequacy of the evidence base regarding the efficacy, effectiveness and efficiency of CBR. This review summarizes evidence on the efficacy of CBR for children with intellectual disabilities...
  7. doi request reprint The identification of children with, or at significant risk of, intellectual disabilities in low- and middle-income countries: a review
    Janet Robertson
    Division of Health Research, Centre for Disability Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    J Appl Res Intellect Disabil 25:99-118. 2012
    ..This review summarizes the literature on identifying children with ID in low- and middle-income (LAMI) countries...
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality and costs of community-based residential supports for people with mental retardation and challenging behavior
    Janet Robertson
    Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, United Kingdom
    Am J Ment Retard 109:332-44. 2004
    ..We also conducted observations in each setting. Results suggest that noncongregate residential supports may be more cost effective than congregate residential supports...
  9. doi request reprint The impact of health checks for people with intellectual disabilities: a systematic review of evidence
    J Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, School of Health and Medicine, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 55:1009-19. 2011
    ..This review summarises evidence on the impact of health checks on the health and well-being of people with ID...
  10. doi request reprint The impacts of short break provision on families with a disabled child: an international literature review
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, School of Health and Medicine, Lancaster University, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 19:337-71. 2011
    ..What is needed is evidence on what type of short breaks are best for children and families with particular characteristics at particular times during the course of the child's maturation towards adulthood...
  11. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of the impact and cost of person-centered planning for people with intellectual disabilities in England
    Janet Robertson
    Lancaster University, Institute for Health Research, UK
    Am J Ment Retard 111:400-16. 2006
    ..The direct training and support cost of introducing person-centered planning was $1,202 per participant; indirect costs were negligible...
  12. doi request reprint Reported goal setting and benefits of person centred planning for people with intellectual disabilities
    Sarah Wigham
    Institute of Health Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    J Intellect Disabil 12:143-52. 2008
    ..This must surely be the ultimate aim of those seeking to improve the quality of life of people with intellectual disabilities...
  13. doi request reprint Systematic Reviews of the Health or Health care of People with Intellectual Disabilities: A Systematic Review to Identify Gaps in the Evidence Base
    Janet Robertson
    Centre for Disability Research, Division of Health Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    J Appl Res Intellect Disabil 28:455-523. 2015
    ..Systematic reviews are important in evaluating evidence concerning the health of people with intellectual disabilities. This study conducts a systematic review to identify strengths and gaps in this evidence...
  14. doi request reprint The physical health of British adults with intellectual disability: cross sectional study
    Eric Emerson
    Centre for Disability Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    Int J Equity Health 15:11. 2016
    ....
  15. pmc Perceptions of neighbourhood quality, social and civic participation and the self rated health of British adults with intellectual disability: cross sectional study
    Eric Emerson
    Centre for Disability Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YT, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:1252. 2014
    ..However, relatively few studies have examined the relationship between the social connectedness of people with intellectual disabilities and their health...
  16. doi request reprint The self-rated health of British adults with intellectual disability
    Eric Emerson
    Centre for Disability Research, Lancaster University, UK Centre for Disability Research and Policy, University of Sydney, Australia Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 35:591-6. 2014
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Outcomes and costs of community living: semi-independent living and fully staffed group homes
    David Felce
    Cardiff University, School of Medicine, Wales, UK
    Am J Ment Retard 113:87-101. 2008
    ..Costs for semi-independent living were less. On balance, semi-independent living could offer certain cost-effective lifestyle advantages provided that sufficient attention is given to health, living, and financial well-being...