Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare

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List of Papers (Total 300)

Patient perspectives on transitioning to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis multidisciplinary clinics

Patient perspectives on transitioning to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis multidisciplinary clinics Kerri Lynn Schellenberg,1 Gregory Hansen2 1Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada; 2Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada Purpose: Multidisciplinary clinics (MDC...

Professional dietary coaching within a group chat using a smartphone application for weight loss: a randomized controlled trial

Professional dietary coaching within a group chat using a smartphone application for weight loss: a randomized controlled trial Kiyoji Tanaka,1,2 Hiroyuki Sasai,3 Kyohsuke Wakaba,4 Shin Murakami,4,5 Miyuki Ueda,5 Fumio Yamagata,6 Masao Sawada,6 Kazuhiro Takekoshi7 1Faculty of Health and Sport Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan; 2THF Co., Ltd, Tsukuba, Japan...

An overview of abuse-deterrent opioids and recommendations for practical patient care

An overview of abuse-deterrent opioids and recommendations for practical patient care Jeremy A Adler,1 Theresa Mallick-Searle2 1Pacific Pain Medicine Consultants, Encinitas, CA, USA; 2Division of Pain Medicine, Stanford Outpatient Medical Center, Redwood City, CA, USA Abstract: Despite advances in the treatment of severe intractable pain, opioids remain a critical and appropriate...

Real world data: an opportunity to supplement existing evidence for the use of long-established medicines in health care decision making

Real world data: an opportunity to supplement existing evidence for the use of long-established medicines in health care decision making Vaibhav B Katkade, Kafi N Sanders, Kelly H Zou Pfizer Inc, New York, NY, USA Abstract: Evidence from medication use in the real world setting can help to extrapolate and/or augment data obtained in randomized controlled trials and establishes a...

A randomized placebo-controlled trial of paroxetine for the management of anxiety in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (PAC Study)

A randomized placebo-controlled trial of paroxetine for the management of anxiety in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (PAC Study) Zafar A Usmani,1,2 Kristin V Carson-Chahhoud,1,3 Adrian J Esterman,4,5 Brian J Smith1,2 1School of Medicine, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia; 2Department of Respiratory Medicine, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, SA...

Long-term health complications following snake envenoming

Long-term health complications following snake envenoming Subashini Jayawardana,1 Carukshi Arambepola,2 Thashi Chang,3 Ariaranee Gnanathasan3 1Department of Allied Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, Colombo, Sri Lanka; 2Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, Colombo, Sri Lanka; 3Department of Clinical Medicine...

Not enough time for research? Use of supported funding to promote allied health research activity

Not enough time for research? Use of supported funding to promote allied health research activity Rachel Wenke,1,2 Kelly A Weir,1–3 Christy Noble,1,4,5 Jill Mahoney,1 Sharon Mickan1–3 1Allied Health Clinical Governance, Education and Research, Gold Coast Health, QLD, Australia; 2School of Allied Health Sciences, 3Menzies Health Institute Queensland, 4School of Medicine, Griffith...

Successful strategies in implementing a multidisciplinary team working in the care of patients with cancer: an overview and synthesis of the available literature [Corrigendum]

Successful strategies in implementing a multidisciplinary team working in the care of patients with cancer: an overview and synthesis of the available literature [Corrigendum] SoukupT, Lamb BW, Arora S, Darzi A, Sevdalis N, Green JSA. J Multidisip Healthc. 2018;11:49–61.The title of paper is incorrect and should instead be: Successful strategies in implementing multidisciplinary...

Job strain: a cross-sectional survey of dementia care specialists and other staff in Swedish home care services

Job strain: a cross-sectional survey of dementia care specialists and other staff in Swedish home care services Linda Sandberg,1 Lena Borell,1 David Edvardsson,2,3 Lena Rosenberg,1 Anne-Marie Boström1,4,5 1Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society (NVS), Division of Occupational Therapy, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden; 2School of Nursing and Midwifery, La...

Enhancing research publications and advancing scientific writing in health research collaborations: sharing lessons learnt from the trenches

Enhancing research publications and advancing scientific writing in health research collaborations: sharing lessons learnt from the trenches Guowei Li,1–3 Yanling Jin,1 Lawrence Mbuagbaw,1,2 Lisa Dolovich,1,2,4 Jonathan D Adachi,2,5 Mitchell AH Levine,1–3,5 Deborah Cook,1,2,5 Zainab Samaan,1,2 Lehana Thabane1,2 1Department of Health Research Methods, Impact and Evidence, McMaster...

Coordination of services for dual diagnosis clients in the interface between specialist and community care

Coordination of services for dual diagnosis clients in the interface between specialist and community care Catharina Bjørkquist, Gunnar Vold Hansen Faculty of Health and Welfare, Østfold University College, Halden, Norway Purpose: The aim of this article is to study the coordination of comprehensive services for clients with concurrent substance abuse and mental health disorders...

Patients receiving chiropractic care in a neurorehabilitation hospital: a descriptive study

Patients receiving chiropractic care in a neurorehabilitation hospital: a descriptive study Robert D Vining,1 Stacie A Salsbury,1 W Carl Cooley,2 Donna Gosselin,3 Lance Corber,1 Christine M Goertz1 1Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA, USA; 2Department of Pediatrics, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH, USA...

Analysis of the third-grade curriculum for health subjects: Application of Health Education Curriculum Analysis Tool

Analysis of the third-grade curriculum for health subjects: Application of Health Education Curriculum Analysis Tool Leila Savari,1 Maryam Shafiei,2 Hamid AllahverdiPour,1 Hossein Matlabi1 1Department of Health Education and Promotion, Faculty of Health Sciences, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran; 2Department of Educational Planning and Administration, Shiraz...

Compounding medications in a rural setting: an interprofessional perspective

Compounding medications in a rural setting: an interprofessional perspective Selina Taylor,1 Catherine Hays,1 Beverley Glass2 1Mount Isa Centre for Rural and Remote Health, James Cook University, Mount Isa, QLD, Australia; 2College of Medicine and Dentistry, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia Background: Interprofessional learning (IPL) which focuses on the...

Multidisciplinary approach to the management of pulmonary embolism patients: the pulmonary embolism response team (PERT)

Multidisciplinary approach to the management of pulmonary embolism patients: the pulmonary embolism response team (PERT) Christopher W Root,1 David M Dudzinski,2 Bishoy Zakhary,3 Oren A Friedman,4 Akhilesh K Sista,5 James M Horowitz6 1Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA; 2Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General...

Patient perspectives of participating in the cardiac CopenHeartRFA rehabilitation program for patients treated with ablation for atrial fibrillation

Patient perspectives of participating in the cardiac CopenHeartRFA rehabilitation program for patients treated with ablation for atrial fibrillation Signe S Risom,1,2 Johanne Lind,2 Pamela J McCabe,3 Selina Kikkenborg Berg1,4,5 1The Heart Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark; 2Department of Nursing, Metropolitan University College...

Appearance and potential predictors of poorly controlled hypertension at the primary care level in an urban community

Appearance and potential predictors of poorly controlled hypertension at the primary care level in an urban community Sawitree Visanuyothin,1,2 Samlee Plianbangchang,2 Ratana Somrongthong2 1Social Medicine Department, Maharat Nakhon Ratchasima Hospital, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand; 2College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand Purpose...

Women’s experience of acute skin toxicity following radiation therapy in breast cancer

Women's experience of acute skin toxicity following radiation therapy in breast cancer Eivind Richter Andersen,1,2 Grethe Eilertsen,3 Aud Mette Myklebust,2 Siren Eriksen3,4 1Department of Radiotherapy, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Stavanger University Hospital, Stavanger, Norway; 2Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design, University College of Southeast...

Specialty-care access for community health clinic patients: processes and barriers

Specialty-care access for community health clinic patients: processes and barriers Mabel C Ezeonwu School of Nursing and Health Studies, University of Washington Bothell, Bothell, WA, USA Introduction: Community health clinics/centers (CHCs) comprise the US’s core health-safety net and provide primary care to anyone who walks through their doors. However, access to specialty care...

Hospital-based child protection teams that care for parents who abuse or neglect their children recognize the need for multidisciplinary collaborative practice involving perinatal care and mental health professionals: a questionnaire survey conducted in Japan

Hospital-based child protection teams that care for parents who abuse or neglect their children recognize the need for multidisciplinary collaborative practice involving perinatal care and mental health professionals: a questionnaire survey conducted in Japan Ayumi Okato,1 Tasuku Hashimoto,1 Mami Tanaka,2 Masumi Tachibana,1 Akira Machizawa,3 Jun Okayama,4 Mamiko Endo,5 Masayoshi...

Should frail older adults be in long-term care facilities?

Should frail older adults be in long-term care facilities? Liv Wergeland Sørbye, Sidsel Sverdrup, Birgit Brunborg Pay Institute of Nursing and Health, VID Specialized University, Oslo, Norway Aim: Home-based nursing care is relatively easy to access in Norway compared to the rest of Europe, and the threshold for applying for assistance is relatively low. The aim of the present...

Total knee arthroplasty: improving outcomes with a multidisciplinary approach

Total knee arthroplasty: improving outcomes with a multidisciplinary approach James E Feng, David Novikov, Afshin A Anoushiravani, Ran Schwarzkopf Division of Adult Reconstructive Surgery, NYU Langone Orthopedics, NYU Langone Health, New York, NY, USA Abstract: Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is the most commonly performed inpatient surgical procedure within the USA and is...