Norma J MacIntyre

Summary

Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Construct validity of the AIMS-2 upper limb function scales as a measure of disability in individuals with osteoarthritis of the hand
    Norma J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 28:573-8. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology of distal radius fractures and factors predicting risk and prognosis
    Norma J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    J Hand Ther 29:136-45. 2016
  3. pmc Optimizing reliability of digital inclinometer and flexicurve ruler measures of spine curvatures in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis of the spine: an illustration of the use of generalizability theory
    Norma J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS, Room 403, 1400 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8S 1C7
    ISRN Rheumatol 2011:571698. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Inclinometer-based measures of standing posture in older adults with low bone mass are reliable and associated with self-reported, but not performance-based, physical function
    N J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS 403 1400 Main St West, Hamilton, ON, Canada, L8S 1C7
    Osteoporos Int 25:721-8. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Scores on the Safe Functional Motion test predict incident vertebral compression fracture
    N J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS 403, 1400 Main St West, Hamilton, ON, Canada, L8S 1C7
    Osteoporos Int 25:543-50. 2014
  6. pmc Physical therapists in primary care are interested in high quality evidence regarding efficacy of therapeutic ultrasound for knee osteoarthritis: a provincial survey
    Norma J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS 403, 1400 Main Street W, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8S 1C7
    ScientificWorldJournal 2013:348014. 2013
  7. pmc Sensory nerve action potentials and sensory perception in women with arthritis of the hand
    Kristina M Calder
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS Room 403, 1400 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8S 1C7, Canada
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 9:27. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Consistency of patellar spin, tilt and lateral translation side-to-side and over a 1 year period in healthy young males
    N J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Institute for Applied Health Sciences, Room 432 403, 1400 Main Street West, Hamilton, Canada ON L8S 1C7
    J Biomech 41:3094-6. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The Safe Functional Motion test is reliable for assessment of functional movements in individuals at risk for osteoporotic fracture
    Norma J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS Room 403, 1400 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8S 1C7, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 29:143-50. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationships between calf muscle density and muscle strength, mobility and bone status in the stroke survivors with subacute and chronic lower limb hemiparesis
    N J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON Canada L8S 1C7
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 10:249-55. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Construct validity of the AIMS-2 upper limb function scales as a measure of disability in individuals with osteoarthritis of the hand
    Norma J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 28:573-8. 2009
    ..01). Thus, convergent construct validity of the Hand and Finger Function scale and known-group validity of the Arm Function scale were shown. These AIMS-2 scales are valid and distinct measures of disability in individuals with hand OA...
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology of distal radius fractures and factors predicting risk and prognosis
    Norma J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    J Hand Ther 29:136-45. 2016
    ..Literature Review...
  3. pmc Optimizing reliability of digital inclinometer and flexicurve ruler measures of spine curvatures in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis of the spine: an illustration of the use of generalizability theory
    Norma J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS, Room 403, 1400 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8S 1C7
    ISRN Rheumatol 2011:571698. 2011
    ..The G-theory provides reliability estimates for measurement devices which can be generalized to different clinical contexts and/or measurement designs...
  4. doi request reprint Inclinometer-based measures of standing posture in older adults with low bone mass are reliable and associated with self-reported, but not performance-based, physical function
    N J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS 403 1400 Main St West, Hamilton, ON, Canada, L8S 1C7
    Osteoporos Int 25:721-8. 2014
    ..We report the reliability of measuring posture using the digital inclinometer and how these measures relate to performance-based and self-reported physical function...
  5. doi request reprint Scores on the Safe Functional Motion test predict incident vertebral compression fracture
    N J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS 403, 1400 Main St West, Hamilton, ON, Canada, L8S 1C7
    Osteoporos Int 25:543-50. 2014
    ..After adjusting for variables known to predict vertebral compression fracture (VCF), baseline score on the SFM was a significant independent predictor of incident VCF at 1- and 3-year follow-ups...
  6. pmc Physical therapists in primary care are interested in high quality evidence regarding efficacy of therapeutic ultrasound for knee osteoarthritis: a provincial survey
    Norma J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS 403, 1400 Main Street W, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8S 1C7
    ScientificWorldJournal 2013:348014. 2013
    ..Patterns of use reflect the respondents' belief that US is likely to be beneficial for knee OA pain. ..
  7. pmc Sensory nerve action potentials and sensory perception in women with arthritis of the hand
    Kristina M Calder
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS Room 403, 1400 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8S 1C7, Canada
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 9:27. 2012
    ..The primary purpose of this study was to determine if women with osteoarthritis (OA) or rheumatoid arthritis (RA) of the hand have sensory impairments...
  8. doi request reprint Consistency of patellar spin, tilt and lateral translation side-to-side and over a 1 year period in healthy young males
    N J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Institute for Applied Health Sciences, Room 432 403, 1400 Main Street West, Hamilton, Canada ON L8S 1C7
    J Biomech 41:3094-6. 2008
    ..The consistency of measures of normal patellar motion over a 1 year period supports application of this methodology to evaluate changes in patellar motion in longitudinal studies involving patient populations...
  9. doi request reprint The Safe Functional Motion test is reliable for assessment of functional movements in individuals at risk for osteoporotic fracture
    Norma J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS Room 403, 1400 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8S 1C7, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 29:143-50. 2010
    ..69, 0.76, and 0.83 for TUG, BERG, and CBMS, respectively). SFM-SF provides reliable measures of functional movements in community-dwelling individuals at risk for osteoporotic fracture...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationships between calf muscle density and muscle strength, mobility and bone status in the stroke survivors with subacute and chronic lower limb hemiparesis
    N J MacIntyre
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON Canada L8S 1C7
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 10:249-55. 2010
    ..To determine the relationship between muscle density and neuromusculoskeletal status in stroke survivors with subacute and chronic hemiparesis...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound on the cartilage repair in people with mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis: a double-blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled pilot study
    Adalberto Loyola-Sanchez
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:35-42. 2012
    ..To determine the feasibility of conducting a randomized controlled trial assessing the effect of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound (US) therapy on cartilage repair in patients with mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis (OA)...
  12. doi request reprint Muscle activation during hand dexterity tasks in women with hand osteoarthritis and control subjects
    Kristina M Calder
    MacHANd Laboratory, School of Rehabilitation Science, Institute of Applied Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Hand Ther 24:207-14; quiz 215. 2011
    ..Descriptive cross-sectional study...
  13. doi request reprint The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) Core Sets: application to a postmenopausal woman with rheumatoid arthritis and osteoporosis of the spine
    Amanda L Lorbergs
    School of Rehabilitation Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Physiother Theory Pract 29:547-61. 2013
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  14. doi request reprint Screening for signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis by family physicians and nurse practitioners using the Gait, Arms, Legs, and Spine musculoskeletal examination
    Karen A Beattie
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:1923-7. 2012
    ..To evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of the Gait, Arms, Legs, and Spine (GALS) examination to screen for signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) when used by family physicians and nurse practitioners...
  15. pmc Longitudinal changes in intermuscular fat volume and quadriceps muscle volume in the thighs of women with knee osteoarthritis
    Karen A Beattie
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:22-9. 2012
    ....
  16. pmc Relationship of intermuscular fat volume in the thigh with knee extensor strength and physical performance in women at risk of or with knee osteoarthritis
    Monica R Maly
    Institute for Applied Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:44-52. 2013
    ..To determine the extent to which thigh intermuscular fat (IMF) and quadriceps muscle (QM) volumes explained variance in knee extensor strength and physical performance in women with radiographic knee osteoarthritis (ROA) and without...
  17. doi request reprint Using an evidence-based approach to measure outcomes in clinical practice
    Joy C MacDermid
    Hand and Upper Limb Centre Clinical Research Laboratory, St Joseph s Health Centre, 268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario, Canada
    Hand Clin 25:97-111, vii. 2009
    ..In this way, the team can develop customized outcome assessment procedures that meet their needs for assessing individual patients and providing data for program evaluation...
  18. doi request reprint Intrarater reliability of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry-based measures of vertebral height in postmenopausal women
    Alison M Bonnyman
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Densitom 15:405-12. 2012
    ..70 (50, 0.90). Intrarater reliability was acceptable for VH measures from T10 to L4. Reliability in grading severity of deformity was improved by classifying as <25% deformity (nonfracture) and as >25% deformity (fracture)...
  19. doi request reprint Quantifying self-report measures' overestimation of mobility scores postarthroplasty
    Paul W Stratford
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Ther 90:1288-96. 2010
    ..Self-reports of function may systematically overestimate the ability of patients to move around postarthroplasty...
  20. ncbi request reprint In vivo measurement of apparent trabecular bone structure of the radius in women with low bone density discriminates patients with recent wrist fracture from those without fracture
    Norma J MacIntyre
    Human Mobility Research Centre, Queen s University, Kingston General Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Densitom 6:35-43. 2003
    ..2-24.3). Thus, estimation of in vivo trabecular bone porosity by measuring the average diameter of the pQCT-imaged marrow spaces in the ultradistal radius identifies individuals with low bone mass most at risk for osteoporotic fracture...
  21. doi request reprint Comparison of pQCT-based measures of radial bone geometry and apparent trabecular bone structure using manufacturer and in-house-developed algorithms
    Kristina M Calder
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Densitom 13:433-40. 2010
    ..Statistically, tolerance for repositioning around the 4% site of the radial bone is least for measures of bone area and greatest for BD_trab. On repeated measures, a proximal shift of 0.5mm will not influence the results...
  22. doi request reprint Self-management interventions for chronic disease: a systematic scoping review
    Julie Richardson
    School of Rehabilitation Science, Faculty of Health Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Rehabil 28:1067-77. 2014
    ..To investigate the contributions of physiotherapy and occupational therapy to self-management interventions and the theoretical models used to support these interventions in chronic disease...
  23. doi request reprint The sensitivity, specificity and reliability of the GALS (gait, arms, legs and spine) examination when used by physiotherapists and physiotherapy students to detect rheumatoid arthritis
    Karen A Beattie
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Physiotherapy 97:196-202. 2011
    ..To evaluate the sensitivity, specificity and reliability of the gait, arms, legs and spine (GALS) examination to detect signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis when used by physiotherapy students and physiotherapists...
  24. doi request reprint Age-related differences in the response of leg muscle cross-sectional area and water diffusivity measures to a period of supine rest
    Amanda L Lorbergs
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, IAHS 403, 1400 Main St W, Hamilton, ON, L8S 1C7, Canada
    MAGMA 28:279-90. 2015
    ..The object was to assess whether cross-sectional area (CSA) and water diffusion properties of leg muscles in young and older women change with increased time spent in supine rest...
  25. pmc A scoping review of the proximal humerus fracture literature
    Gerard P Slobogean
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Master University, 293 Wellington Street North, Suite 110, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 16:112. 2015
    ..Through an integrated knowledge user collaboration, we sought to map the breadth of literature available to guide the management of proximal humerus fractures...