Ruth E Taylor-Piliae

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of Tai Chi on physical function, fall rates and quality of life among older stroke survivors
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 95:816-24. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Strategies to improve recruitment and retention of older stroke survivors to a randomized clinical exercise trial
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Biobehavioral Health Science Division, College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:462-8. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Predictors of depressive symptoms among community-dwelling stroke survivors
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0203, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 28:460-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of gait velocity among community-dwelling stroke survivors
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Gait Posture 35:395-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Tai Chi as an adjunct physical activity for adults aged 45 years and older enrolled in phase III cardiac rehabilitation
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar, College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, United States
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 11:34-43. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Community-based Yang-style Tai Chi is safe and feasible in chronic stroke: a pilot study
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, USA
    Clin Rehabil 26:121-31. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The effectiveness of Tai Chi exercise in improving aerobic capacity: an updated meta-analysis
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, The University of Arizona, 1305 N Martin, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Med Sport Sci 52:40-53. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Ankle brachial index screening in asymptomatic older adults
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, 85721 0203, USA
    Am Heart J 161:979-85. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Stanford Brief Activity Survey: examining psychological factors and physical activity levels in older adults
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:87-94. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of Tai Chi and Western exercise on physical and cognitive functioning in healthy community-dwelling older adults
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 18:261-79. 2010

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of Tai Chi on physical function, fall rates and quality of life among older stroke survivors
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 95:816-24. 2014
    ..To examine the effect of a 12-week Tai Chi (TC) intervention on physical function and quality of life...
  2. doi request reprint Strategies to improve recruitment and retention of older stroke survivors to a randomized clinical exercise trial
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Biobehavioral Health Science Division, College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:462-8. 2014
    ..Relatively few exercise randomized clinical trials (RCTs) among stroke survivors have reported the effectiveness of recruitment and retention strategies, despite its central importance to study integrity...
  3. doi request reprint Predictors of depressive symptoms among community-dwelling stroke survivors
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0203, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 28:460-7. 2013
    ..Untreated depression post-stroke leads to a poorer prognosis and increased mortality. However, the pattern and profile of post-stroke depression in chronic stroke are poorly understood...
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of gait velocity among community-dwelling stroke survivors
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Gait Posture 35:395-9. 2012
    ..Other reported underlying factors affecting gait velocity include functional disability, balance, cognitive impairment, or the distance they are required to walk...
  5. doi request reprint Tai Chi as an adjunct physical activity for adults aged 45 years and older enrolled in phase III cardiac rehabilitation
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar, College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, United States
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 11:34-43. 2012
    ..Tai Chi has been suggested as a possible adjunct to cardiac rehabilitation exercise training...
  6. doi request reprint Community-based Yang-style Tai Chi is safe and feasible in chronic stroke: a pilot study
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, USA
    Clin Rehabil 26:121-31. 2012
    ..Examine the safety and feasibility of a 12-week Tai Chi intervention among stroke survivors. Design: Two-group, prospective pilot study with random allocation...
  7. doi request reprint The effectiveness of Tai Chi exercise in improving aerobic capacity: an updated meta-analysis
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, The University of Arizona, 1305 N Martin, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Med Sport Sci 52:40-53. 2008
    ..To determine if Tai Chi exercise is effective in improving aerobic capacity...
  8. doi request reprint Ankle brachial index screening in asymptomatic older adults
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, 85721 0203, USA
    Am Heart J 161:979-85. 2011
    ..We examined the prevalence and independent predictors of an abnormal ABI (<0.90), in an asymptomatic sample of 1,017 adults, 60 to 69 years old, enrolled in the ADVANCE study...
  9. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Stanford Brief Activity Survey: examining psychological factors and physical activity levels in older adults
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:87-94. 2010
    ..This study examined the construct validity and reliability of the new 2-item Stanford Brief Activity Survey (SBAS)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of Tai Chi and Western exercise on physical and cognitive functioning in healthy community-dwelling older adults
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 18:261-79. 2010
    ..To compare the effects of Tai Chi (TC, n = 37) and Western exercise (WE, n = 39) with an attention-control group (C, n = 56) on physical and cognitive functioning in healthy adults age 69 +/- 5.8 yr, in a 2-phase randomized trial...
  11. doi request reprint What is Bowenwork®? A systematic review
    Christine Hansen
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 17:1001-6. 2011
    ..The objectives of this study were to systematically review the literature available on the complementary approach to healing known as Bowenwork(®) and to examine reported research methods...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tai chi for cardiovascular disease and its risk factors: a systematic review
    Myeong Soo Lee
    J Hypertens 25:1974-5. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint Tai Chi exercise and stroke rehabilitation
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    School of Medicine, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 14:9-22. 2007
    ..Finally, the potential application of TC exercise to stroke rehabilitation is discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of nursing interventions utilizing music therapy or sensory information on Chinese patients' anxiety prior to cardiac catheterization: a pilot study
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, 2 Koret Way, Box 0610, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 1:203-11. 2002
    ..Nursing interventions using music therapy or sensory information among patients with coronary artery disease has resulted in anxiety reduction, though results in Chinese subjects has not previously been published...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of Tai Chi exercise in improving aerobic capacity: a meta-analysis
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, Calif 94143, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 19:48-57. 2004
    ..Tai Chi exercise has recently gained the attention of Western researchers as a potential form of aerobic exercise. A goal of this meta-analysis was to estimate the effect of Tai Chi exercise on aerobic capacity...
  16. ncbi request reprint Measurement properties of Tai Chi exercise self-efficacy among ethnic Chinese with coronary heart disease risk factors: a pilot study
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, 2 Koret Way, Box 0610, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 3:287-94. 2004
    ..Self-efficacy has been shown to be a consistent predictor of behavioral outcomes, now being applied to Tai Chi exercise...
  17. ncbi request reprint Response to the systematic review of Tai Chi
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Arch Intern Med 164:2503; author reply 2504. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic responses to a community-based Tai Chi exercise intervention in ethnic Chinese adults with cardiovascular disease risk factors
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Hoover Pavilion, MC 5705, 211 Quarry Road, Room N229, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 5:165-74. 2006
    ..Physical activity has been shown to reduce CVD risk factors. Reduction in blood pressure (BP) in response to Tai Chi (TC) exercise in persons with CVD risk factors have been reported, though not in ethnic Chinese living in the US...
  19. ncbi request reprint Improvement in balance, strength, and flexibility after 12 weeks of Tai chi exercise in ethnic Chinese adults with cardiovascular disease risk factors
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford University, Calif, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 12:50-8. 2006
    ..Appropriate physical activity interventions can reverse functional limitations and help maintain independent living. Tai chi is a popular form of exercise in China among older adults...
  20. ncbi request reprint Change in perceived psychosocial status following a 12-week Tai Chi exercise programme
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5705, USA
    J Adv Nurs 54:313-29. 2006
    ..This paper reports a study to examine change in psychosocial status following a 12-week Tai Chi exercise intervention among ethnic Chinese people with cardiovascular disease risk factors living in the United States of America...
  21. ncbi request reprint Validation of a new brief physical activity survey among men and women aged 60-69 years
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94303 5705, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:598-606. 2006
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  22. ncbi request reprint Methods to optimize recruitment and retention to an exercise study in Chinese immigrants
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Nurs Res 56:132-6. 2007
    ..To counter pervasive disparities in healthcare and guide public health prevention programs, culturally sensitive recruitment and retention strategies for Chinese immigrants participating in health-related research studies are needed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Clinical utility of the Stanford brief activity survey in men and women with early-onset coronary artery disease
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 27:227-32. 2007
    ..To determine the utility of the Stanford Brief Activity Survey (SBAS) as a quick screening tool in a clinical population, where no other measure of physical activity was available...
  24. ncbi request reprint Tai Chi as an adjunct to cardiac rehabilitation exercise training
    Ruth E Taylor-Piliae
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 23:90-6. 2003
    ..A review of the literature suggests potential benefits from tai chi exercise performed as an adjunct to cardiac rehabilitation exercise training. Tai chi is cost-effective and facilitates a lifestyle of health-related behavior practices...