Affiliation: Wellington School of Medicine
Country: New Zealand
- Living with arthritis--what is important?K M McPherson
Department of Medicine, Wellington School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand
Disabil Rehabil 23:706-21. 2001..This paper describes a study exploring outcomes that those people with a disabling condition (arthritis) consider important...
- Brain injury - the perceived health of carersK M McPherson
Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand
Disabil Rehabil 22:683-9. 2000..This paper explores the perceived health and reported level of strain in the primary carers of severely brain injured individuals, 15 - 18 months after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation...
- Working and learning together: good quality care depends on it, but how can we achieve it?K McPherson
School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
Qual Health Care 10:ii46-53. 2001....
- Resuming previously valued activities post-stroke: who or what helps?J Robison
School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
Disabil Rehabil 31:1555-66. 2009..In this article, we aim to develop the understanding of what helps or hinders resumption of valued activities up to 12-months post-stroke...
- Factors influencing rate of Barthel Index change in hospital following strokeH McNaughton
Rehabilitation Teaching and Research Unit, Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand
Clin Rehabil 15:422-7. 2001..We sought to investigate the impact of different factors on rate of disability change following stroke...
- Going home to get on with life: patients and carers experiences of being discharged from hospital following a strokeC Ellis-Hill
School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
Disabil Rehabil 31:61-72. 2009..In this paper we aim to develop the understanding of what constitutes a 'good' or 'poor' experience in relation to the transition from hospital to home following a stroke...
- Evidence for inadequate construct validity of the Disease Repercussions Profile in people with rheumatoid arthritisW Taylor
Rehabilitation Teaching and Research Unit, Wellington School of Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 7343, Wellington, New Zealand
Rheumatology (Oxford) 40:757-62. 2001..There was no support for construct validity of any of the domains on the importance rating part of the DRP. We suggest that the DRP be interpreted cautiously in aggregated group data...
- What really matters to patients living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease? An exploratory studyV Williams
University of Southampton, School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, UK
Chron Respir Dis 4:77-85. 2007..The importance of enabling patients to 'participate' rather than just 'do' should be considered when planning and delivering patient-centred interventions across the whole spectrum of severity of COPD...