François Desmeules

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Waiting for total knee replacement surgery: factors associated with pain, stiffness, function and quality of life
    François Desmeules
    Population Health Research Unit URESP, Research Centre of the Laval University Affiliated Hospital CHA, QC, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:52. 2009
  2. doi The burden of wait for knee replacement surgery: effects on pain, function and health-related quality of life at the time of surgery
    François Desmeules
    Population Health Research Unit, Research Centre of the Laval University Affiliated Hospital, Quebec, Canada
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:945-54. 2010
  3. doi The impacts of pre-surgery wait for total knee replacement on pain, function and health-related quality of life six months after surgery
    François Desmeules
    Population Health Research Unit, Research Centre of the Laval University Affiliated Hospital, Quebec, QC, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 18:111-20. 2012
  4. doi Psychometric properties of self-reported questionnaires for the evaluation of symptoms and functional limitations in individuals with rotator cuff disorders: a systematic review
    Corinne St-Pierre
    a Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 38:103-22. 2016
  5. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of ultrasonography, MRI and MR arthrography in the characterisation of rotator cuff disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jean Sébastien Roy
    Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Br J Sports Med 49:1316-28. 2015
  6. doi The efficacy of therapeutic ultrasound for rotator cuff tendinopathy: A systematic review and meta-analysis
    François Desmeules
    Orthopaedic clinical research unit, Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital Research Center, University of Montreal Affiliated Research Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Electronic address
    Phys Ther Sport 16:276-84. 2015
  7. doi The efficacy of manual therapy for rotator cuff tendinopathy: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ariel Desjardins-Charbonneau
    Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital Research Center, University of Montreal Affiliated Research Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 45:330-50. 2015
  8. doi Efficacy of surgery for rotator cuff tendinopathy: a systematic review
    Panagiota Toliopoulos
    Orthopaedic clinical research unit, Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital Research Center, University of Montreal Affiliated Research Center, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 33:1373-83. 2014
  9. ncbi Therapeutic exercise and orthopedic manual therapy for impingement syndrome: a systematic review
    François Desmeules
    Laval University Hospital Research Centre, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Clin J Sport Med 13:176-82. 2003
  10. pmc Determinants of pain, functional limitations and health-related quality of life six months after total knee arthroplasty: results from a prospective cohort study
    François Desmeules
    School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, CP 6128 Succursale Centre Ville, H3C 3J7, Montreal, QC, Canada
    BMC Sports Sci Med Rehabil 5:2. 2013

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  1. pmc Waiting for total knee replacement surgery: factors associated with pain, stiffness, function and quality of life
    François Desmeules
    Population Health Research Unit URESP, Research Centre of the Laval University Affiliated Hospital CHA, QC, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:52. 2009
    ....
  2. doi The burden of wait for knee replacement surgery: effects on pain, function and health-related quality of life at the time of surgery
    François Desmeules
    Population Health Research Unit, Research Centre of the Laval University Affiliated Hospital, Quebec, Canada
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:945-54. 2010
    ..To examine the change in pain and function related to the knee scheduled for surgery, change in health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and change in contralateral knee pain during pre-surgery wait up until time of surgery...
  3. doi The impacts of pre-surgery wait for total knee replacement on pain, function and health-related quality of life six months after surgery
    François Desmeules
    Population Health Research Unit, Research Centre of the Laval University Affiliated Hospital, Quebec, QC, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 18:111-20. 2012
    ....
  4. doi Psychometric properties of self-reported questionnaires for the evaluation of symptoms and functional limitations in individuals with rotator cuff disorders: a systematic review
    Corinne St-Pierre
    a Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 38:103-22. 2016
    ..To conduct a systematic review of the psychometric properties (reliability, validity and responsiveness) of self-report questionnaires used to assess symptoms and functional limitations of individuals with rotator cuff (RC) disorders...
  5. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of ultrasonography, MRI and MR arthrography in the characterisation of rotator cuff disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jean Sébastien Roy
    Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Br J Sports Med 49:1316-28. 2015
    ..Since US is used at the point of care in environments such as sports medicine, a secondary analysis assessed accuracy by radiologists and non-radiologists...
  6. doi The efficacy of therapeutic ultrasound for rotator cuff tendinopathy: A systematic review and meta-analysis
    François Desmeules
    Orthopaedic clinical research unit, Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital Research Center, University of Montreal Affiliated Research Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Electronic address
    Phys Ther Sport 16:276-84. 2015
    ..More methodologically sound studies on the efficacy of therapeutic US are warranted. ..
  7. doi The efficacy of manual therapy for rotator cuff tendinopathy: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ariel Desjardins-Charbonneau
    Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital Research Center, University of Montreal Affiliated Research Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 45:330-50. 2015
    ..Systematic review and meta-analysis...
  8. doi Efficacy of surgery for rotator cuff tendinopathy: a systematic review
    Panagiota Toliopoulos
    Orthopaedic clinical research unit, Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital Research Center, University of Montreal Affiliated Research Center, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 33:1373-83. 2014
    ..More high-quality RCTs are required in order to provide comprehensive treatment guidelines to healthcare providers...
  9. ncbi Therapeutic exercise and orthopedic manual therapy for impingement syndrome: a systematic review
    François Desmeules
    Laval University Hospital Research Centre, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Clin J Sport Med 13:176-82. 2003
    ..To review randomized controlled trials evaluating the effectiveness of therapeutic exercise and orthopedic manual therapy for the treatment of impingement syndrome...
  10. pmc Determinants of pain, functional limitations and health-related quality of life six months after total knee arthroplasty: results from a prospective cohort study
    François Desmeules
    School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, CP 6128 Succursale Centre Ville, H3C 3J7, Montreal, QC, Canada
    BMC Sports Sci Med Rehabil 5:2. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify pre- and perioperative determinants of pain, functional limitations and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) 6 months after TKA...
  11. doi Psychometric properties of presenteeism scales for musculoskeletal disorders: a systematic review
    Jean Sébastien Roy
    Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Rehabil Med 43:23-31. 2011
    ..To conduct a systematic review of the psychometric evidence relating to presenteeism scales in workers with musculoskeletal disorders...
  12. doi Reliability of physical examination tests for the diagnosis of knee disorders: Evidence from a systematic review
    Simon Decary
    School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital Research Center, Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux de l Est de l Île de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Electronic address
    Man Ther 26:172-182. 2016
    ..49 to 0.73). Many physical tests appear to reach good inter-rater reliability, but this is based on low-quality and conflicting evidence. High-quality research is required to evaluate the reliability of knee physical examination tests...
  13. ncbi Determinants and predictors of absenteeism and return-to-work in workers with shoulder disorders
    François Desmeules
    Orthopaedic clinical research unit, Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital Research Center, University of Montreal Affiliated Research Center, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Work 55:101-113. 2016
    ..Shoulder disorders lead to substantial productivity loss and determinants and predictors of sick leave are poorly known...
  14. pmc Anatomic Versus Mechanically Aligned Total Knee Arthroplasty for Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty Revision
    Panagiota Toliopoulos
    Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital, Department of Surgery, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Open Orthop J 10:357-63. 2016
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  15. pmc Acceptability of physiotherapists as primary care practitioners and advanced practice physiotherapists for care of patients with musculoskeletal disorders: a survey of a university community within the province of Quebec
    Ariel Desjardins-Charbonneau
    Unité de recherche clinique en orthopédie Orthopaedic clinical research unit, Centre de Recherche de l Hôpital Maisonneuve Rosemont CRHMR, University of Montreal Affiliated Research, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 17:400. 2016
    ....
  16. doi Reliability, validity, and responsiveness of a Canadian French adaptation of the Western Ontario Rotator Cuff (WORC) index
    Corinne St-Pierre
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Hand Ther 28:292-8; quiz 299. 2015
    ..Clinical measurement...
  17. pmc Validation of an advanced practice physiotherapy model of care in an orthopaedic outpatient clinic
    François Desmeules
    School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:162. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the diagnostic agreement of an APP compared to orthopaedic surgeons as well as to assess treatment concordance, healthcare resource use, and patient satisfaction in this new model...
  18. ncbi Acromio-humeral distance variation measured by ultrasonography and its association with the outcome of rehabilitation for shoulder impingement syndrome
    François Desmeules
    Laval University Hospital Research Center, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Clin J Sport Med 14:197-205. 2004
    ....
  19. doi Diagnostic validity of physical examination tests for common knee disorders: An overview of systematic reviews and meta-analysis
    Simon Decary
    School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Orthopaedic Clinical Research Unit, Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital Research Center, University of Montreal Affiliated Research Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Electronic address
    Phys Ther Sport . 2016
    ..More evidence on diagnostic validity of physical examination tests for knee disorders is needed to lower frequently used and costly imaging tests...
  20. ncbi Access to publicly funded outpatient physiotherapy services in Quebec: waiting lists and management strategies
    Simon Deslauriers
    a Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration CIRRIS, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil . 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to document access to public outpatient physiotherapy services for persons with musculoskeletal disorders in hospitals and explore organizational factors associated with waiting time...
  21. doi Comparison of 2 manual therapy and exercise protocols for cervical radiculopathy: a randomized clinical trial evaluating short-term effects
    Pierre Langevin
    Physio interactive Clinics, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 45:4-17. 2015
    ..Participant- and assessor-blinded randomized clinical trial...