M Finlayson

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Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Multiple perspectives on the health service need, use, and variability among older adults with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 W Taylor Street MC 811, Chicago, IL, 60612
    Occup Ther Health Care 17:5-25. 2004
  2. doi The fieldwork profile: a statistics assignment linked to the real world of occupational therapy students
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy MC 811, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL, 60612
    Occup Ther Health Care 15:23-30. 2002
  3. doi Outcome moderators of a fatigue management program for people with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 West Taylor Street, MC 811, Chicago, IL 60612 7250, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 66:187-97. 2012
  4. ncbi Perceptions of cognitive symptoms among people aging with multiple sclerosis and their caregivers
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 West Taylor Street, Mail Code 811, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 63:151-9. 2009
  5. doi Use of physical therapy services among middle-aged and older adults with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 W Taylor St MC 811, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Phys Ther 90:1607-18. 2010
  6. ncbi Evaluation of a teleconference-delivered energy conservation education program for people with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612 7250, USA
    Can J Occup Ther 74:337-47. 2007
  7. doi Development of an educational programme for caregivers of people aging with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Occup Ther Int 15:4-17. 2008
  8. ncbi Occupational therapy service use among people aging with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 62:320-8. 2008
  9. doi A descriptive profile of caregivers of older adults with MS and the assistance they provide
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 W Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 30:1848-57. 2008
  10. doi Pilot study of a fall risk management program for middle aged and older adults with MS
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7250, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 25:107-15. 2009

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Publications44

  1. doi Multiple perspectives on the health service need, use, and variability among older adults with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 W Taylor Street MC 811, Chicago, IL, 60612
    Occup Ther Health Care 17:5-25. 2004
    ..Findings point to the importance of using a client-centered approach when working with persons with multiple sclerosis and their family members. ..
  2. doi The fieldwork profile: a statistics assignment linked to the real world of occupational therapy students
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy MC 811, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL, 60612
    Occup Ther Health Care 15:23-30. 2002
    ..Students responded positively to the assignment and indicated that their active involvement doing statistics facilitated their learning. ..
  3. doi Outcome moderators of a fatigue management program for people with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 West Taylor Street, MC 811, Chicago, IL 60612 7250, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 66:187-97. 2012
    ..We determined whether age, gender, work status, or impairment moderated fatigue management program outcomes for people with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  4. ncbi Perceptions of cognitive symptoms among people aging with multiple sclerosis and their caregivers
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 West Taylor Street, Mail Code 811, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 63:151-9. 2009
    ..We sought to examine the nature and extent of agreement on cognitive symptoms reported by people aging with multiple sclerosis (MS) and their primary caregivers and the factors associated with disagreement...
  5. doi Use of physical therapy services among middle-aged and older adults with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 W Taylor St MC 811, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Phys Ther 90:1607-18. 2010
    ..The resulting knowledge gap compromises efforts for physical therapy service planning for this population...
  6. ncbi Evaluation of a teleconference-delivered energy conservation education program for people with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612 7250, USA
    Can J Occup Ther 74:337-47. 2007
    ..Little is known about the strengths and limitations of teleconference delivery for energy conservation education for people with multiple sclerosis (MS). This study evaluated such a program to address this gap...
  7. doi Development of an educational programme for caregivers of people aging with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Occup Ther Int 15:4-17. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi Occupational therapy service use among people aging with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 62:320-8. 2008
    ..We examined the use of occupational therapy services in a sample of people aging with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  9. doi A descriptive profile of caregivers of older adults with MS and the assistance they provide
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 W Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 30:1848-57. 2008
    ..To describe and compare spousal and non-spousal caregivers of older adults with multiple sclerosis (MS), the nature and extent of assistance they provide, and the challenges they experience in the course of their caregiving role...
  10. doi Pilot study of a fall risk management program for middle aged and older adults with MS
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7250, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 25:107-15. 2009
    ..To present the outcomes of a pilot study of "Safe at Home BAASE", a fall risk management program designed for middle-aged and older adults with multiple sclerosis...
  11. doi Rasch validation of the falls prevention strategies survey
    Marcia L Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:2039-46. 2009
    ..Finlayson ML, Peterson EW, Fujimoto KA, Plow MA. Rasch validation of the Falls Prevention Strategies Survey...
  12. doi Falls, aging, and disability
    Marcia L Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 West Taylor Street, Mail Code 811, Chicago, IL 60612 7250, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 21:357-73. 2010
    ..In this latter group, the article focuses on individuals with multiple sclerosis, late-effects of polio, muscular dystrophies, and spinal cord injuries...
  13. doi Randomized trial of a teleconference-delivered fatigue management program for people with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7250, USA
    Mult Scler 17:1130-40. 2011
    ..Nevertheless, many people are unable to access these programs due to environmental barriers...
  14. doi A profile of support group use and need among middle-aged and older adults with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia L Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 54:475-93. 2011
    ..Findings raise questions for professionals involved in developing and implementing multiple sclerosis support groups...
  15. ncbi Risk factors for falling among people aged 45 to 90 years with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia L Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1274-9; quiz 1287. 2006
    ..To determine the factors associated with an increased likelihood of reporting a fall in the past 6 months among people between the ages of 45 and 90 who have multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  16. ncbi Activities of daily living (ADL) and instrumental activities of daily living (IADL) items were stable over time in a longitudinal study on aging
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago MC 811, 1919 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:338-49. 2005
    ....
  17. ncbi Aging with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 36:245-51, 259. 2004
    ..In addition, nurses must be prepared to discuss and provide information, resources, and referrals on a wide range of health, social, and wellness-related services...
  18. ncbi Concerns about the future among older adults with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 West Taylor Street, Mail Code 811, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 58:54-63. 2004
    ....
  19. ncbi Describing and predicting the possession of assistive devices among persons with multiple sclerosis
    M Finlayson
    Nova Southeastern University, Ft Lauderdale, Florida, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 55:545-51. 2001
    ..This study describes the types of assistive devices in the possession of persons with multiple sclerosis (MS) and identifies factors that best predicted the probability of possessing these devices...
  20. ncbi Experiencing the loss of mobility: perspectives of older adults with MS
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 25:1168-80. 2003
    ..This work is part of a larger study on the health concerns and service needs of older adults with MS...
  21. ncbi Predicting the use of occupational therapy services among people with multiple sclerosis in Atlantic Canada
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 West Taylor Street, MC 811, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Can J Occup Ther 69:239-48. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that the organization and structure of the service system play a large role in the likelihood that a person with multiple sclerosis will see an occupational therapist in Atlantic Canada...
  22. ncbi Pilot study of an energy conservation education program delivered by telephone conference call to people with multiple sclerosis
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 W Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612 7250, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 20:267-77. 2005
    ..To modify and pilot test a face-to-face group energy conservation education program for delivery by group telephone teleconference to people with multiple sclerosis...
  23. ncbi Changes predicting long-term care use among the oldest-old
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    Gerontologist 42:443-53. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to identify health-related changes occurring between 1983 and 1990 that characterize and differentiate 1996 long-term care outcomes (no services, home care, nursing home) among people aged 85 years and older...
  24. ncbi Trends in the utilization of specific health care services among older Manitobans: 1985 to 2000
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612 7250, USA
    Can J Aging 24:15-27. 2005
    ..Findings indicate that global generalizations about the impact of older adults on the health care system are subject to question, as regional differences and differences between age groups (75-84, 85+) can be significant...
  25. ncbi The social experience of aging with a chronic illness: perspectives of older adults with multiple sclerosis
    Terry Fong
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 28:695-705. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the social experiences of older adults with multiple sclerosis (MS) in order to recognize the changes in social experience and social needs that may occur with aging with a chronic illness...
  26. doi Utilization of health promotion and wellness services among middle-aged and older adults with multiple sclerosis in the mid-west US
    Matthew Plow
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Health Promot Int 25:318-30. 2010
    ..13; CI: 1.16, 3.92). To avoid widening the health-disparities gap, future research needs to explore strategies that promote utilization of health promotion services among all middle-aged and older adults with MS...
  27. ncbi Documenting outcomes of occupational therapy: the center for outcomes research and education
    Gary Kielhofner
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Applied Health Sciences Building, Room 354, Chicago, Illinois 60612 7250, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 58:15-23. 2004
    ..Examples from the literature and from a cluster of papers published in this focus issue are used to exemplify the themes...
  28. ncbi The process and outcomes of a multimethod needs assessment at a homeless shelter
    Marcia Finlayson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 West Taylor Avenue MC 811, Chicago, Illinois 60304, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 56:313-21. 2002
    ..The findings of the needs assessment and the actions taken as a result of this work point to the huge potential for occupational therapists and students to work together with staff and residents of homeless shelters...
  29. ncbi Perceptions of persons with multiple sclerosis on cognitive changes and their impact on daily life
    Eynat Shevil
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 W Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 28:779-88. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the impact of cognitive changes on the lives of four individuals with MS with different life roles (worker, parent, retired older adult)...
  30. ncbi Factors influencing the use of energy conservation strategies by persons with multiple sclerosis
    Christa Holberg
    Amy Zier and Associates Incorporated, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 61:96-107. 2007
    ..To examine the factors influencing the implementation and continued use of energy conservation strategies among persons with multiple sclerosis...
  31. ncbi The outcomes of using self-study modules in energy conservation education for people with multiple sclerosis
    Alisa L Lamb
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Clin Rehabil 19:475-81. 2005
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  32. ncbi Use and perceived effectiveness of energy conservation strategies for managing multiple sclerosis fatigue
    Kathleen Matuska
    Department of Occupational Therapy, College of St Catherine, 2004 Randolph Avenue, St Paul, MN 55105, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 61:62-9. 2007
    ..This study describes the use and perceived effectiveness of energy conservation strategies by persons with multiple sclerosis after participation in an energy conservation course...
  33. ncbi Psychometric evaluation of the Energy Conservation Strategies Survey
    Priyanka S Mallik
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    Clin Rehabil 19:538-43. 2005
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  34. ncbi Using religious services to improve health: findings from a sample of middle-aged and older adults with multiple sclerosis
    Maureen R Benjamins
    Sinai Urban Health Institute, Mt Sinai Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Aging Health 19:537-53. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine the use of religious services to improve health among middle-aged and older adults with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  35. ncbi Secondary analysis of survey data: a research method with potential for occupational therapists
    M Finlayson
    College of Allied Health, Health Professions Division, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33328, USA
    Can J Occup Ther 66:83-91. 1999
    ..Finally, some further examples of occupational therapy research carried out using secondary analysis of survey data are considered...
  36. ncbi Outcomes of a vocational program for persons with AIDS
    Gary Kielhofner
    Department of Occupational Therapy MC 811, College of Applied Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1919 West Taylor Street, Chicago, Illinois 60612 7250, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 58:64-72. 2004
    ..This association adds support to the importance of narrative for understanding participants and predicting future behavior, as well as for the therapy process...
  37. ncbi Mental health and mental health service use among people aged 45+ with multiple sclerosis
    Jennifer Garcia
    University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Can J Commun Ment Health 24:9-22. 2005
    ..Findings showed that functional abilities, age, years since diagnosis, presence of a helper, and self-rated health are related to mental health challenges. Less than 16% of people with mental health challenges were receiving services...
  38. ncbi Exploring the impact of multiple sclerosis on couples: a pilot study
    Carolyn Wilkens Blank
    Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Can J Occup Ther 74:134-42. 2007
    ..Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease that affects the everyday lives of people with MS and their partners...
  39. ncbi Why theory matters
    Marcia Finlayson
    Can J Occup Ther 74:291. 2007
  40. ncbi Ethical decision making in clinical research: application of CELIBATE
    Toni Van Denend
    RehabWorks, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 61:92-5. 2007
    ..Based on the experience of using the tool, recommendations are presented to make CELIBATE more useful in research situations...
  41. ncbi Responses to the acquisition and use of power mobility by individuals who have multiple sclerosis and their families
    Terri M Boss
    LaGrange Area Department of Special Education, 1301 West Cossitt Avenue, LaGrange, Illinois 60525, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 60:348-58. 2006
    ..To develop an understanding of family members' reactions to the acquisition of power mobility by persons with multiple sclerosis (MS) from the perspectives of the end users and their family members...
  42. ncbi Thoughts on being scholarly
    Marcia Finlayson
    Can J Occup Ther 74:75-7. 2007
  43. ncbi Crossing the threshold, finding a balance
    Marcia Finlayson
    Can J Occup Ther 75:67-8. 2008
  44. ncbi Encouraging intellectual challenge and debate
    Marcia Finlayson
    Can J Occup Ther 75:3-4. 2008