Nancy Latham

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of quadriceps resistance exercise and vitamin D in frail older people: the Frailty Interventions Trial in Elderly Subjects (FITNESS)
    Nancy K Latham
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:291-9. 2003
  2. pmc Strength training in older adults: the benefits for osteoarthritis
    Nancy Latham
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, MA, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 26:445-59. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Performance-based or self-report measures of physical function: which should be used in clinical trials of hip fracture patients?
    Nancy K Latham
    Health and Disability Research Unit, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118 2639, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:2146-55. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Analyzing change in recovery patterns in the year after acute hospitalization
    Janet A Prvu Bettger
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1267-75. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint An overview and process evaluation of TeleWalk: a telephone-based counseling intervention to encourage walking in older adults
    Gregory S Kolt
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland 1020, New Zealand
    Health Promot Int 21:201-8. 2006
  6. pmc Did the 1997 balanced budget act reduce use of physical and occupational therapy services?
    Nancy K Latham
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118 2639, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:807-14. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Pattern of functional change during rehabilitation of patients with hip fracture
    Nancy K Latham
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:111-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Physical therapy during stroke rehabilitation for people with different walking abilities
    Nancy K Latham
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:S41-S50. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Occupational therapy activities and intervention techniques for clients with stroke in six rehabilitation hospitals
    Nancy K Latham
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, 53 Bay State Road, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 60:369-78. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of progressive resistance strength training in older adults
    Nancy K Latham
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:48-61. 2004

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of quadriceps resistance exercise and vitamin D in frail older people: the Frailty Interventions Trial in Elderly Subjects (FITNESS)
    Nancy K Latham
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:291-9. 2003
    ..To determine the effectiveness of vitamin D and home-based quadriceps resistance exercise on reducing falls and improving the physical health of frail older people after hospital discharge...
  2. pmc Strength training in older adults: the benefits for osteoarthritis
    Nancy Latham
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, MA, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 26:445-59. 2010
    ..Older adults with OA benefit from a strength-training program that provides progressive overload to maintain intensity throughout an exercise program...
  3. doi request reprint Performance-based or self-report measures of physical function: which should be used in clinical trials of hip fracture patients?
    Nancy K Latham
    Health and Disability Research Unit, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118 2639, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:2146-55. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Analyzing change in recovery patterns in the year after acute hospitalization
    Janet A Prvu Bettger
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1267-75. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint An overview and process evaluation of TeleWalk: a telephone-based counseling intervention to encourage walking in older adults
    Gregory S Kolt
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland 1020, New Zealand
    Health Promot Int 21:201-8. 2006
    ..Findings from this evaluation can be used to inform such interventions and ensure their relevance to community-dwelling older adults...
  6. pmc Did the 1997 balanced budget act reduce use of physical and occupational therapy services?
    Nancy K Latham
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118 2639, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:807-14. 2008
    ..To investigate whether use of physical therapy (PT) and occupational therapy (OT) services decreased after the passage of the 1997 Balanced Budget Act (BBA)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pattern of functional change during rehabilitation of patients with hip fracture
    Nancy K Latham
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:111-6. 2006
    ..To examine the rate of functional change in 2 domains, activities of daily living (ADLs) and mobility, over 2 time periods during hip fracture rehabilitation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Physical therapy during stroke rehabilitation for people with different walking abilities
    Nancy K Latham
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:S41-S50. 2005
    ..Latham NK, Jette DU, Slavin M, Richards LG, Procino A, Smout RJ, Horn SD. Physical therapy during stroke rehabilitation for people with different walking abilities...
  9. ncbi request reprint Occupational therapy activities and intervention techniques for clients with stroke in six rehabilitation hospitals
    Nancy K Latham
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, 53 Bay State Road, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 60:369-78. 2006
    ..To prospectively monitor occupational therapy activities and intervention techniques used during inpatient stroke rehabilitation in order to provide a description of current clinical practice...
  10. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of progressive resistance strength training in older adults
    Nancy K Latham
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:48-61. 2004
    ..The aim of this systematic review was to quantify the effectiveness of progressive resistance strength training (PRT) to reduce physical disability in older people...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of vitamin D supplementation on strength, physical performance, and falls in older persons: a systematic review
    Nancy K Latham
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1219-26. 2003
    ..identify, appraise, and synthesize data from randomized, controlled trials of vitamin D supplementation in older people...
  12. pmc A computer-adaptive disability instrument for lower extremity osteoarthritis research demonstrated promising breadth, precision, and reliability
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:807-15. 2009
    ..To develop and evaluate a prototype measure (OA-DISABILITY-CAT) for osteoarthritis research using item response theory (IRT) and computer-adaptive test (CAT) methodologies...
  13. ncbi request reprint The emerging role of the pediatric physical therapist in evaluation and intervention for individuals with lysosomal storage diseases
    Stephen M Haley
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215 1605, USA
    Pediatr Phys Ther 17:128-39. 2005
    ....
  14. pmc The Boston Rehabilitative Impairment Study of the Elderly: a description of methods
    Nicole E Holt
    Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:347-55. 2013
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Capture-recapture is a potentially useful method for assessing publication bias
    Derrick A Bennett
    The Clinical Trials Research Unit, 3 Ferncroft Street, Grafton, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Private Bag 92019, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:349-57. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the influence of publication bias in a systematic review of the effectiveness of Progressive Resistance Training (PRT) in older people...
  16. pmc Does a functional activity programme improve function, quality of life, and falls for residents in long term care? Cluster randomised controlled trial
    Ngaire Kerse
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, 1001, New Zealand
    BMJ 337:a1445. 2008
    ..To assess the effectiveness of an activity programme in improving function, quality of life, and falls in older people in residential care...
  17. ncbi request reprint Physical therapy interventions for patients with stroke in inpatient rehabilitation facilities
    Diane U Jette
    Physical Therapy Program, Simmons College, 300 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Phys Ther 85:238-48. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe physical therapy provided to patients with stroke in inpatient rehabilitation facilities...
  18. pmc Use of physical and occupational therapy by Medicare beneficiaries within five conditions: 1994-2001
    Long Ngo
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 88:308-21. 2009
    ..To examine the use of physical therapy and occupational therapy among Medicare beneficiaries nationwide before and after the 1997 Balanced Budget Act, which introduced prospective payment for rehabilitation services...
  19. pmc Expressive behavior in Parkinson's disease as a function of interview context
    Kayoko Takahashi
    Boston University College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Sargent College, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 64:484-95. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether qualities of the interview context are associated with client motivational behavior in Parkinson's disease...
  20. ncbi request reprint Characterizing occupational therapy practice in stroke rehabilitation
    Lorie G Richards
    North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Gainesville, FL 32608 1197, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:S51-S60. 2005
    ..Richards LG, Latham NK, Jette DU, Rosenberg L, Smout RJ, DeJong G. Characterizing occupational therapy practice in stroke rehabilitation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Determinants of physical health in frail older people: the importance of self-efficacy
    Caroline M Stretton
    School of Physiotherapy, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
    Clin Rehabil 20:357-66. 2006
    ..This study assessed the inter-relationships between such measures, and the predictors of 'physical' aspects of HRQoL in frail older patients...