P Kersten

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Affiliation: University of Southampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Multi-centre parallel arm randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group-based cognitive behavioural approach to managing fatigue in people with multiple sclerosis
    Peter W Thomas
    Dorset Research and Development Support Unit, Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Poole, Dorset, UK
    BMC Neurol 10:43. 2010
  2. doi Beyond the RCT - understanding the relationship between interventions, individuals and outcome - the example of neurological rehabilitation
    Paula Kersten
    School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom
    Disabil Rehabil 32:1028-34. 2010
  3. ncbi The Subjective Index of Physical and Social Outcome: its usefulness in a younger stroke population
    Paula Kersten
    School of Medicine, University of Southampton, UK
    Int J Rehabil Res 27:59-63. 2004
  4. pmc The subjective index for physical and social outcome (SIPSO) in stroke: investigation of its subscale structure
    Paula Kersten
    School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK
    BMC Neurol 10:26. 2010
  5. ncbi The unmet needs of young people who have had a stroke: results of a national UK survey
    P Kersten
    Health and Rehabilitation Research Unit, School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 24:860-6. 2002
  6. pmc The visual analogue WOMAC 3.0 scale--internal validity and responsiveness of the VAS version
    Paula Kersten
    School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:80. 2010
  7. ncbi Validity of the impact on participation and autonomy questionnaire: a comparison between two countries
    Paula Kersten
    School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 29:1502-9. 2007
  8. ncbi Disabled people and professionals differ in their perceptions of rehabilitation needs
    P Kersten
    School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield
    J Public Health Med 22:393-9. 2000
  9. ncbi Met and unmet needs reported by severely disabled people in southern England
    P Kersten
    Health Research Unit, School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 22:737-44. 2000
  10. ncbi To what extent are the needs of severely disabled people met by community rehabilitation services? A follow-up study
    P Kersten
    Health Research Unit, School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 22:855-61. 2000

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Publications15

  1. pmc Multi-centre parallel arm randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group-based cognitive behavioural approach to managing fatigue in people with multiple sclerosis
    Peter W Thomas
    Dorset Research and Development Support Unit, Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Poole, Dorset, UK
    BMC Neurol 10:43. 2010
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  2. doi Beyond the RCT - understanding the relationship between interventions, individuals and outcome - the example of neurological rehabilitation
    Paula Kersten
    School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom
    Disabil Rehabil 32:1028-34. 2010
    ..This article aims to explore the degree to which the dominant approach to 'evidence' (the randomised clinical trial or RCT) meets those needs and discuss alternate/additional ways of gaining evidence...
  3. ncbi The Subjective Index of Physical and Social Outcome: its usefulness in a younger stroke population
    Paula Kersten
    School of Medicine, University of Southampton, UK
    Int J Rehabil Res 27:59-63. 2004
    ..Further work on its responsiveness needs to be carried out. The measurement of personal experience of integration can be a vital basis for effective clinical care...
  4. pmc The subjective index for physical and social outcome (SIPSO) in stroke: investigation of its subscale structure
    Paula Kersten
    School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK
    BMC Neurol 10:26. 2010
    ..However, there are questions whether scores can be summed into a total score or whether subscale scores should be calculated. This paper aims to provide clarity on the internal construct validity of the subscales and the total scale...
  5. ncbi The unmet needs of young people who have had a stroke: results of a national UK survey
    P Kersten
    Health and Rehabilitation Research Unit, School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 24:860-6. 2002
    ..Most stroke-related studies have consisted of people over the age of 65. This study examined the unmet needs of young people with stroke, living in community housing in the UK...
  6. pmc The visual analogue WOMAC 3.0 scale--internal validity and responsiveness of the VAS version
    Paula Kersten
    School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:80. 2010
    ..However, there is relatively little evidence to support the use of the Visual Analogue Scale (VAS) version of the scale. We aimed to explore the internal validity and responsiveness of this VAS version of the WOMAC...
  7. ncbi Validity of the impact on participation and autonomy questionnaire: a comparison between two countries
    Paula Kersten
    School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 29:1502-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the cross-cultural validity of the five subscales of the Impact on Participation and Autonomy (IPA) measure and the full 31-item scale...
  8. ncbi Disabled people and professionals differ in their perceptions of rehabilitation needs
    P Kersten
    School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield
    J Public Health Med 22:393-9. 2000
    ..This study set out to explore whether there are systematic differences in unmet needs for rehabilitation services and resources as identified by disabled people and nominated key professionals...
  9. ncbi Met and unmet needs reported by severely disabled people in southern England
    P Kersten
    Health Research Unit, School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 22:737-44. 2000
    ..To examine the met and unmet needs for rehabilitation of disabled people living in the community in Southern England...
  10. ncbi To what extent are the needs of severely disabled people met by community rehabilitation services? A follow-up study
    P Kersten
    Health Research Unit, School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 22:855-61. 2000
    ..To evaluate which needs of disabled people would be met over a one year follow-up period and to examine which factors would be predictive of identifying those people who had more needs met from those who had fewer needs met...
  11. ncbi The Southampton Needs Assessment Questionnaire (SNAQ): a valid tool for assessing the rehabilitation needs of disabled people
    P Kersten
    Health and Rehabilitation Research Unit, School of Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy, University of Southhampton, Highfield, UK
    Clin Rehabil 14:641-50. 2000
    ..To validate the Southampton Needs Assessment Questionnaire (SNAQ) for use with disabled people during face-to-face interviews...
  12. ncbi A study to evaluate the met and unmet needs of members belonging to Young Stroke groups affiliated with the Stroke Association
    J T S Low
    Health and Rehabilitation Research Unit, University of Southampton, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 25:1052-6. 2003
    ..To examine the met and unmet needs of young people with stroke who accessed services run by the Stroke Association...
  13. ncbi Measuring autonomy in disabled people: Validation of a new scale in a UK population
    A Sibley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Clin Rehabil 20:793-803. 2006
    ..To evaluate the validity and reliability of an English version of the Impact on Participation and Autonomy Questionnaire (IPA). The original Dutch IPA has been shown to load onto five factors...
  14. ncbi Needs of carers of severely disabled people: are they identified and met adequately?
    P Kersten
    Health and Rehabilitation Research Unit, School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 9:235-43. 2001
    ..Need was defined as a service or a resource that would confer a health or rehabilitation gain...
  15. ncbi A questionnaire assessment of unmet needs for rehabilitation services and resources for people with multiple sclerosis: results of a pilot survey in five European countries. Needs Task group of MARCH (Multiple Sclerosis and Rehabilitation, Care and Health
    P Kersten
    Health Research Unit, School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
    Clin Rehabil 14:42-9. 2000
    ..To develop an international services and needs assessment instrument (SUN) for people with multiple sclerosis and their carers and to pilot this in different countries of the European Community...