Lynn Rochester

Summary

Affiliation: Northumbria University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Concurrent validity of accelerometry to measure gait in Parkinsons Disease
    Sue Lord
    Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
    Gait Posture 27:357-9. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Gait and gait-related activities and fatigue in Parkinson's disease: what is the relationship?
    Lynn Rochester
    School of Health, Community and Education Studies, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 28:1365-71. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Attending to the task: interference effects of functional tasks on walking in Parkinson's disease and the roles of cognition, depression, fatigue, and balance
    Lynn Rochester
    Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:1578-85. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of external rhythmic cues (auditory and visual) on walking during a functional task in homes of people with Parkinson's disease
    Lynn Rochester
    Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:999-1006. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Evidence for motor learning in Parkinson's disease: acquisition, automaticity and retention of cued gait performance after training with external rhythmical cues
    Lynn Rochester
    Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, UK Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
    Brain Res 1319:103-11. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Walking speed during single and dual tasks in Parkinson's disease: which characteristics are important?
    Lynn Rochester
    School of Health, Community and Education Studies, Northumbria University, Newcastle, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 23:2312-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of cues on gait variability--reducing the attentional cost of walking in people with Parkinson's disease
    Katherine Baker
    School of Health, Community and Education Studies, Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 14:314-20. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The immediate effect of attentional, auditory, and a combined cue strategy on gait during single and dual tasks in Parkinson's disease
    Katherine Baker
    School of Health, Community and Education Studies, Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1593-600. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Gait variability in Parkinson's disease: an indicator of non-dopaminergic contributors to gait dysfunction?
    Sue Lord
    Clinical Ageing Research Unit, Campus for Ageing and Vitality, Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 5PL, UK
    J Neurol 258:566-72. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Ambulatory activity in incident Parkinson's: more than meets the eye?
    Sue Lord
    Clinical Ageing Research Unit, Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Campus for Ageing and Vitality, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 5PL, UK
    J Neurol 260:2964-72. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Concurrent validity of accelerometry to measure gait in Parkinsons Disease
    Sue Lord
    Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
    Gait Posture 27:357-9. 2008
    ..74-0.94, p< or =0.05). Mean score differences between the two instruments were greatest for step frequency for both PD and comparisons. The VAM is useful for objective gait measurement in the home and community...
  2. ncbi request reprint Gait and gait-related activities and fatigue in Parkinson's disease: what is the relationship?
    Lynn Rochester
    School of Health, Community and Education Studies, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 28:1365-71. 2006
    ..To explore the relationship between gait and gait-related activities and fatigue in Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Attending to the task: interference effects of functional tasks on walking in Parkinson's disease and the roles of cognition, depression, fatigue, and balance
    Lynn Rochester
    Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:1578-85. 2004
    ..To evaluate the interference effects on walking of functional activities in the home in people with Parkinson's disease (PD) and the contribution of clinical symptoms to disturbance of gait...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of external rhythmic cues (auditory and visual) on walking during a functional task in homes of people with Parkinson's disease
    Lynn Rochester
    Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:999-1006. 2005
    ..To evaluate (1) the influence of rhythmic cues on gait interference during a functional activity and (2) the relationship of clinical symptoms to gait interference...
  5. doi request reprint Evidence for motor learning in Parkinson's disease: acquisition, automaticity and retention of cued gait performance after training with external rhythmical cues
    Lynn Rochester
    Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, UK Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
    Brain Res 1319:103-11. 2010
    ..These results support the use of ERC to enhance motor learning in PD as defined by increased acquisition, automaticity and retention. They also highlight the potential for sustained improvement in walking and complex task performance...
  6. doi request reprint Walking speed during single and dual tasks in Parkinson's disease: which characteristics are important?
    Lynn Rochester
    School of Health, Community and Education Studies, Northumbria University, Newcastle, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 23:2312-8. 2008
    ..Different patterns of characteristics for each outcome indicates the impact of cognitive demand and task complexity, providing cautious support for dual task speed and interference as valid proxy measures of cognitive demand in PD gait...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of cues on gait variability--reducing the attentional cost of walking in people with Parkinson's disease
    Katherine Baker
    School of Health, Community and Education Studies, Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 14:314-20. 2008
    ..The reduction in gait variability of PD subjects with cues, suggests they may reduce the attentional cost of walking...
  8. ncbi request reprint The immediate effect of attentional, auditory, and a combined cue strategy on gait during single and dual tasks in Parkinson's disease
    Katherine Baker
    School of Health, Community and Education Studies, Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1593-600. 2007
    ..To compare the effect of rhythmic auditory and attentional cues, and a combination of both cues on gait, in people with Parkinson's disease (PD) during single and dual tasks...
  9. doi request reprint Gait variability in Parkinson's disease: an indicator of non-dopaminergic contributors to gait dysfunction?
    Sue Lord
    Clinical Ageing Research Unit, Campus for Ageing and Vitality, Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 5PL, UK
    J Neurol 258:566-72. 2011
    ..Motor severity predicted DLS variability off medication, explaining 74% of variance. Different characteristics explain the two measures of gait variability, pointing to different control mechanisms...
  10. doi request reprint Ambulatory activity in incident Parkinson's: more than meets the eye?
    Sue Lord
    Clinical Ageing Research Unit, Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Campus for Ageing and Vitality, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 5PL, UK
    J Neurol 260:2964-72. 2013
    ..A focus on increasing general ambulatory activity and exercise from the outset is recommended...
  11. doi request reprint Short latency afferent inhibition: a biomarker for mild cognitive impairment in Parkinson's disease?
    Alison J Yarnall
    Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Mov Disord 28:1285-8. 2013
    ..Mild cognitive impairment in Parkinson's disease (PD) is common and predicts those at risk of dementia. Cholinergic dysfunction may contribute to its pathophysiology and can be assessed using short latency afferent inhibition...
  12. doi request reprint Understanding the impact of deep brain stimulation on ambulatory activity in advanced Parkinson's disease
    Lynn Rochester
    Institute for Ageing and Health, Clinical Ageing Research Unit, Newcastle University, Campus for Ageing and Vitality, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 5PL, UK
    J Neurol 259:1081-6. 2012
    ..Novel measures derived from accelerometry provide a discrete measure of performance and allow closer interpretation of the impact of DBS-STN on real-world activity...
  13. doi request reprint Exploring patterns of daily physical and sedentary behaviour in community-dwelling older adults
    Sue Lord
    Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Clinical Ageing Research Unit, Campus for Ageing and Vitality, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Age Ageing 40:205-10. 2011
    ..This study quantified activity and sedentary behaviour in older, community-dwelling adults...
  14. pmc Cholinergic dysfunction contributes to gait disturbance in early Parkinson's disease
    Lynn Rochester
    Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Clinical Ageing Research Unit, Campus for Ageing and Vitality, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 5PL, UK
    Brain 135:2779-88. 2012
    ..Our study provides new insights into underlying mechanisms of non-dopaminergic gait dysfunction, and may help to direct future therapeutic approaches...
  15. doi request reprint Towards measurement of the Healthy Ageing Phenotype in lifestyle-based intervention studies
    Jose Lara
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Maturitas 76:189-99. 2013
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  16. doi request reprint Discrete gait characteristics are associated with m.3243A>G and m.8344A>G variants of mitochondrial disease and its pathological consequences
    Brook Galna
    Clinical Ageing Research Unit, Campus for Ageing and Vitality, Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Neurol 261:73-82. 2014
    ..Discrete gait characteristics may help describe functional deficits in mitochondrial disease, enhance measures of disease severity and pathology, and could be used to document treatment effects of novel therapies. ..
  17. doi request reprint Neurorehabilitation in Parkinson disease
    Neil Archibald
    Clinical Ageing Research Unit, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Handb Clin Neurol 110:435-42. 2013
    ..This chapter will review the current evidence base for neurorehabilitation in PD and discuss the challenges of service provision within healthcare systems...
  18. ncbi request reprint Turning in Parkinson's disease patients and controls: the effect of auditory cues
    Anne Marie Willems
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences of the Faculty of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physiotherapy, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Mov Disord 22:1871-8. 2007
    ..92 to 6.00%, P < 0.05). In summary: Cueing reduced the gait-timing variability during turning, but PwPD maintained a wider arc to turn compared with controls...
  19. ncbi request reprint The effect of environment and task on gait parameters after stroke: A randomized comparison of measurement conditions
    Susan E Lord
    Department of Medicine Rehabilitation, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:967-73. 2006
    ..To assess the effect of environment and a secondary task on gait parameters in community ambulant stroke survivors and to assess the contribution of clinical symptoms to gait performance...
  20. doi request reprint Gait velocity and community ambulation: the limits of assessment
    Susan Lord
    Stroke 39:e75; author reply e76. 2008
  21. doi request reprint How feasible is the attainment of community ambulation after stroke? A pilot randomized controlled trial to evaluate community-based physiotherapy in subacute stroke
    Susan Lord
    Department of Medicine Rehabilitation, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Wellington Sth 6002, New Zealand
    Clin Rehabil 22:215-25. 2008
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  22. ncbi request reprint Measurement of community ambulation after stroke: current status and future developments
    Susan E Lord
    Department of Medicine, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Stroke 36:1457-61. 2005
    ..The conceptual issues underlying measurement of community ambulation are reviewed, and tests that measure either the task itself or at least some of its components are identified and discussed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Community ambulation after stroke: how important and obtainable is it and what measures appear predictive?
    Susan E Lord
    Department of Medicine, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Otago, New Zealand
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:234-9. 2004
    ..To assess how important community ambulation is to stroke survivors and to assess the relation between the level of community ambulation achieved and other aspects of mobility...
  24. ncbi request reprint The effect of treadmill training on gait, balance and trunk control in a hemiplegic subject: a single system design
    Suzie Mudge
    Neuro Rehab Results, Auckland, New Zealand
    Disabil Rehabil 25:1000-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine the effect of a period of body weight supported treadmill training on gait in a subject with chronic stroke and to see if there was a carry-over to balance, trunk control and function...