Ilana N Ackerman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Does pre-operative physiotherapy improve outcomes from lower limb joint replacement surgery? A systematic review
    Ilana N Ackerman
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Vic, 3010, Australia
    Aust J Physiother 50:25-30. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluating quality of life in hip and knee replacement: Psychometric properties of the World Health Organization Quality of Life short version instrument
    Ilana N Ackerman
    University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 55:583-90. 2006
  3. pmc Can a disease-specific education program augment self-management skills and improve Health-Related Quality of Life in people with hip or knee osteoarthritis?
    Richard H Osborne
    Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Royal Melbourne Hospital and the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:90. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Using WOMAC Index scores and personal characteristics to estimate Assessment of Quality of Life utility scores in people with hip and knee joint disease
    Ilana N Ackerman
    Melbourne EpiCentre, Department of Medicine Royal Melbourne Hospital, The University of Melbourne and Melbourne Health, Parkville, Vic, 3050, Australia
    Qual Life Res 23:2365-74. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Chronic disease management: a review of current performance across quality of care domains and opportunities for improving osteoarthritis care
    Caroline A Brand
    Melbourne EpiCentre, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne Health, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 39:123-43. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Factors limiting participation in arthritis self-management programmes: an exploration of barriers and patient preferences within a randomized controlled trial
    Ilana N Ackerman
    Melbourne EpiCentre, Department of Medicine Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:472-9. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Severely compromised quality of life in women and those of lower socioeconomic status waiting for joint replacement surgery
    Ilana N Ackerman
    Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 53:653-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Integrating data to facilitate clinical research: a case study
    Ilana N Ackerman
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne and Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Inform Prim Care 13:263-70. 2005

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Does pre-operative physiotherapy improve outcomes from lower limb joint replacement surgery? A systematic review
    Ilana N Ackerman
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Vic, 3010, Australia
    Aust J Physiother 50:25-30. 2004
    ..This systematic review shows that pre-operative physiotherapy programmes are not effective in improving outcome after total knee replacement but their effect on outcome from total hip replacement cannot be adequately determined...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluating quality of life in hip and knee replacement: Psychometric properties of the World Health Organization Quality of Life short version instrument
    Ilana N Ackerman
    University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 55:583-90. 2006
    ..To evaluate the psychometric properties of the World Health Organization Quality of Life short version instrument (WHOQOL-BREF), and to determine its responsiveness in assessing early outcome after total hip or knee replacement surgery...
  3. pmc Can a disease-specific education program augment self-management skills and improve Health-Related Quality of Life in people with hip or knee osteoarthritis?
    Richard H Osborne
    Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Royal Melbourne Hospital and the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:90. 2006
    ..Additionally, limited cost-effectiveness analyses have been undertaken and the cost-utility of the program has not been explored...
  4. doi request reprint Using WOMAC Index scores and personal characteristics to estimate Assessment of Quality of Life utility scores in people with hip and knee joint disease
    Ilana N Ackerman
    Melbourne EpiCentre, Department of Medicine Royal Melbourne Hospital, The University of Melbourne and Melbourne Health, Parkville, Vic, 3050, Australia
    Qual Life Res 23:2365-74. 2014
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  5. doi request reprint Chronic disease management: a review of current performance across quality of care domains and opportunities for improving osteoarthritis care
    Caroline A Brand
    Melbourne EpiCentre, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne Health, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 39:123-43. 2013
    ..Innovative models designed to meet patient needs and those that harness social networks must be developed, especially to support those with mild to moderate disease...
  6. doi request reprint Factors limiting participation in arthritis self-management programmes: an exploration of barriers and patient preferences within a randomized controlled trial
    Ilana N Ackerman
    Melbourne EpiCentre, Department of Medicine Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:472-9. 2013
    ..To improve understanding of barriers to participation in community-based arthritis self-management programmes and patient preferences for self-management education...
  7. ncbi request reprint Severely compromised quality of life in women and those of lower socioeconomic status waiting for joint replacement surgery
    Ilana N Ackerman
    Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 53:653-8. 2005
    ..To determine health-related quality of life (HRQOL), psychological distress, physical function, and self efficacy in persons waiting for lower-limb joint replacement surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint Integrating data to facilitate clinical research: a case study
    Ilana N Ackerman
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne and Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Inform Prim Care 13:263-70. 2005
    ..This case study describes the development and design of a simple system which could be easily adapted for database management in hospital or clinic-based settings according to local requirements...