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Désirée Maltais

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Centre interdisciplinaire de recherche en réadaptation et intégration sociale
Centre interdisciplinaire de recherche en réadaptation et intégration sociale
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Contribution à la recherche

Axe de recherche de l'Université Laval :

Santé et bien-être durables

Thématiques de recherche de la Faculté de médecine :

Neurosciences et santé mentale
Pédagogie des sciences de la santé
Perte d’autonomie et réadaptation

Domaines et intérêts de recherche du (de la) professeur(e) :

Neurosciences, santé mentale et toxicomanies
  • Système moteur
  • Maladies neurologiques
Santé de la mère, des enfants et des adolescents
  • Paralysie cérébrale

Projets de recherche

  • Using telerehabilitation to support familes of children with motor difficulties aged 3-8 years old. A patient-centred, mixed-method innovative pragmatic trial - Instituts de recherche en santé du Canada - Subvention de fonctionnement : Subventions de CDC en santé génésique et en santé des mères, des enfants et des adolescents, Université de Sherbrooke, co-chercheur - 2018-11-01 au 2021-10-31
  • The I-CARE project : Investigating Children’s Access to Rehabilitation to Enhance Current Practices – Phase I (the building blocks) - Fondation de l'Université Laval, co-chercheur - 2018-04-01 au 2020-12-31
  • Children And Teens in Charge of their Health: A feasibility study of solution-focused coaching to foster healthy lifestyles in children and young people with physical disabilities - Instituts de recherche en santé du Canada - Subvention Projet, University of Toronto, co-chercheur - 2017-04-01 au 2020-03-31

Publications

  • Availability and Quality of Web Resources for Parents of Children With Disability: Content Analysis and Usability Study, Anabel Buteau-Poulin, Camille Gosselin, Andréa Bergeron-Ouellet, Jocelyne Kiss, Marie-Ève Lamontagne, Désirée Maltais, Christiane Trottier, Chantal Desmarais, JMIR Pediatrics and Parenting, 2020, 10.2196/19669
  • Growth and muscle strength development in children with developmental coordination disorder, Isabelle Demers, Hélène Moffet, Luc Hébert, Désirée B Maltais, Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 2020, 10.1111/dmcn.14507
  • Availability and Quality of Web Resources for Parents of Children With Disability: Content Analysis and Usability Study (Preprint), Anabel Buteau-Poulin, Camille Gosselin, Andréa Bergeron-Ouellet, Jocelyne Kiss, Marie-Ève Lamontagne, Désirée Maltais, Christiane Trottier, Chantal Desmarais, 2020, 10.2196/preprints.19669
  • Participation in leisure activities in adolescents with congenital heart defects., , Developmental medicine and child neurology, 2019, 10.1111/dmcn.14422
  • Research and knowledge transfer priorities in developmental coordination disorder: Results from consultations with multiple stakeholders., , Health expectations : an international journal of public participation in health care and health policy, 2019, 10.1111/hex.12947
  • Reliability of Inclinometer-Derived Passive Range of Motion Measures in Youth with Cerebral Palsy., Maltais DB, Ferland C, Perron M, Roy JS, Physical & occupational therapy in pediatrics, 2019, 10.1080/01942638.2019.1597822
  • Validity of Instrumented Insoles for Step Counting, Posture and Activity Recognition: A Systematic Review., Ngueleu AM, Blanchette AK, Maltais D, Moffet H, McFadyen BJ, Bouyer L, Batcho CS, Sensors (Basel, Switzerland), 2019, 10.3390/s19112438
  • Children and Teens in Charge of their Health (CATCH): A protocol for a feasibility randomised controlled trial of solution-focused coaching to foster healthy lifestyles in childhood disability., McPherson AC, Biddiss E, Chen L, Church PT, de Groot JF, Keenan S, King G, Lui T, Maltais DB, Mérette C, Moffet H, Moola F, Schwellnus H, BMJ open, 2019, 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-025119
  • Design and Accuracy of an Instrumented Insole Using Pressure Sensors for Step Count., Ngueleu AM, Blanchette AK, Bouyer L, Maltais D, McFadyen BJ, Moffet H, Batcho CS, Sensors (Basel, Switzerland), 2019, 10.3390/s19050984
  • Clinician's Commentary on Hayes et al., Maltais DB, Physiotherapy Canada. Physiotherapie Canada, 2019, 10.3138/ptc.2017-44-cc
  • Expérimentation d’une formation sur le trouble développemental de la coordination destinée aux enseignants en éducation physique., Lachapelle-Neveu L, Carrier C, Fink-Mercier M, Larivière M, Ruest C, Demers I, Maltais DB, Camden C, Physiotherapy Canada. Physiotherapie Canada, 2019, 10.3138/ptc.2017-93.f
  • A Comparison of Developmental Outcomes of Adolescent Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Survivors Born with a Congenital Heart Defect or Born Preterm., Easson K, Dahan-Oliel N, Rohlicek C, Sahakian S, Brossard-Racine M, Mazer B, Riley P, Maltais DB, Nadeau L, Hatzigeorgiou S, Schmitz N, Majnemer A, The Journal of pediatrics, 2018, 10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.11.002
  • Recruitment, use, and satisfaction with a web platform supporting families of children with suspected or diagnosed developmental coordination disorder: a randomized feasibility trial., Camden C, Couture M, Pratte G, Morin M, Roberge P, Poder T, Maltais DB, Jasmin E, Hurtubise K, Ducreux E, Léger F, Zwicker J, Berbari J, Fallon F, Tousignant M, Developmental neurorehabilitation, 2018, 10.1080/17518423.2018.1523243
  • The benefits of physical activities on cognitive and mental health in healthy and pathological aging., Blanchet S, Chikhi S, Maltais D, Geriatrie et psychologie neuropsychiatrie du vieillissement, 2018, 10.1684/pnv.2018.0734
  • Use of clinical measures to document the effect of passive cycling on knee extensor spasticity and the ability to perform activities of daily living in spinal cord injury: a case report., Pomerleau P, Perron M, Bouyer LJ, Maltais DB, International journal of rehabilitation research. Internationale Zeitschrift fur Rehabilitationsforschung. Revue internationale de recherches de readaptation, 2018, 10.1097/mrr.0000000000000269
  • Educational and rehabilitation service utilization in adolescents born preterm or with a congenital heart defect and at high risk for disability., Majnemer A, Dahan-Oliel N, Rohlicek C, Hatzigeorgiou S, Mazer B, Maltais DB, Schmitz N, Developmental medicine and child neurology, 2017, 10.1111/dmcn.13520
  • Rehabilitation Interventions to modify endocrine-metabolic disease risk in Individuals with chronic Spinal cord injury living in the Community (RIISC): A systematic review and scoping perspective., Gibbs JC, Gagnon DH, Bergquist AJ, Arel J, Cervinka T, El-Kotob R, Maltais DB, Wolfe DL, Craven BC, The journal of spinal cord medicine, 2017, 10.1080/10790268.2017.1350341
  • Ottawa Panel Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Structured Physical Activity in the Management of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis., Cavallo S, Brosseau L, Toupin-April K, Wells GA, Smith CA, Pugh AG, Stinson J, Thomas R, Ahmed S, Duffy CM, Rahman P, Àlvarez-Gallardo IC, Loew L, Bigford S, Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation, 2016, 10.1016/j.apmr.2016.09.135
  • Factors Associated With Moderate to Vigorous Physical Activity in Adolescents Born Preterm., Proulx K, Majnemer A, Dahan-Oliel N, Mazer B, Nadeau L, Vanier K, Maltais DB, Pediatric exercise science, 2016, 10.1123/pes.2016-0164
  • Letter to the Editor., Hébert LJ, Maltais D, Pediatric physical therapy : the official publication of the Section on Pediatrics of the American Physical Therapy Association, 2016, 10.1097/pep.0000000000000274
  • The Effects of Acute Intense Physical Exercise on Postural Stability in Children With Cerebral Palsy., Leineweber MJ, Wyss D, Dufour SK, Gane C, Zabjek K, Bouyer LJ, Maltais DB, Voisin JI, Andrysek J, Adapted physical activity quarterly : APAQ, 2016, 10.1123/apaq.2015-0115
  • Cardiorespiratory fitness and cognitive functioning following short-term interventions in chronic stroke survivors with cognitive impairment: a pilot study., Blanchet S, Richards CL, Leblond J, Olivier C, Maltais DB, International journal of rehabilitation research. Internationale Zeitschrift fur Rehabilitationsforschung. Revue internationale de recherches de readaptation, 2016, 10.1097/mrr.0000000000000161
  • Impact of a short walking exercise on gait kinematics in children with cerebral palsy who walk in a crouch gait., Parent A, Raison M, Pouliot-Laforte A, Marois P, Maltais DB, Ballaz L, Clinical biomechanics (Bristol, Avon), 2016, 10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2016.03.003
  • A Call to Action: Setting the Research Agenda for Addressing Obesity and Weight-Related Topics in Children with Physical Disabilities., McPherson AC, Ball GD, Maltais DB, Swift JA, Cairney J, Knibbe TJ, Krog K, DOCC-Net (Disability and Obesity in Canadian Children Network), Childhood obesity (Print), 2015, 10.1089/chi.2015.0119
  • Hand-Held Dynamometry Isometric Torque Reference Values for Children and Adolescents., Hébert LJ, Maltais DB, Lepage C, Saulnier J, Crête M, Pediatric physical therapy : the official publication of the Section on Pediatrics of the American Physical Therapy Association, 2015, 10.1097/PEP.0000000000000179
  • Ottawa Panel Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Foot Care in the Management of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis., Brosseau L, Toupin-April K, Wells G, Smith CA, Pugh AG, Stinson JN, Duffy CM, Gifford W, Moher D, Sherrington C, Cavallo S, De Angelis G, Loew L, Bisch M, Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation, 2015, 10.1016/j.apmr.2015.11.011
  • What we can learn from existing evidence about physical activity for juvenile idiopathic arthritis?, Brosseau L, Maltais DB, Kenny GP, Duffy CM, Stinson J, Cavallo S, Toupin-April K, Feldman DE, Majnemer A, Gagnon IJ, Mathieu MÈ, Rheumatology (Oxford, England), 2015, 10.1093/rheumatology/kev389
  • Acute Physical Exercise Affects Cognitive Functioning in Children With Cerebral Palsy., Maltais DB, Gane C, Dufour SK, Wyss D, Bouyer LJ, McFadyen BJ, Zabjek K, Andrysek J, Voisen JI, Pediatric exercise science, 2015, 10.1123/pes.2015-0110
  • Child and environmental factors associated with leisure participation in adolescents born extremely preterm., Dahan-Oliel N, Mazer B, Maltais DB, Riley P, Nadeau L, Majnemer A, Early human development, 2014, 10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2014.08.005
  • Health-related physical fitness for children with cerebral palsy., Maltais DB, Wiart L, Fowler E, Verschuren O, Damiano DL, Journal of child neurology, 2014, 10.1177/0883073814533152
  • Participation and enjoyment of leisure activities in adolescents born at ≤ 29 week gestation., Dahan-Oliel N, Mazer B, Riley P, Maltais DB, Nadeau L, Majnemer A, Early human development, 2014, 10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2014.02.010
  • Translation, cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the French version of the Knee Outcome Survey-Activities of Daily Living Scale., Roy JS, Esculier JF, Maltais DB, Clinical rehabilitation, 2013, 10.1177/0269215513511342
  • Motor measures: a moving target?, Wright V, Majnemer A, Maltais DB, Burtner PA, Sanders H, Seminars in pediatric neurology, 2013, 10.1016/j.spen.2013.06.005
  • Maximal cardiorespiratory fitness testing in individuals with chronic stroke with cognitive impairment: practice test effects and test-retest reliability., Olivier C, Doré J, Blanchet S, Brooks D, Richards CL, Martel G, Robitaille NM, Maltais DB, Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation, 2013, 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.03.016
  • Anaerobic performance in children with cerebral palsy compared to children with typical development., Verschuren O, Maltais DB, Douma-van Riet D, Kruitwagen C, Ketelaar M, Pediatric physical therapy : the official publication of the Section on Pediatrics of the American Physical Therapy Association, 2013, 10.1097/pep.0b013e3182a47022
  • POSTER AWARD WINNER EDUCATION: SCI-U: AN INNOVATIVE APPROACH TO ONLINE PATIENT EDUCATION IN SPINAL CORD INJURY., Shepherd J, Badger-Brown K, Lingley B, Smith J, Walia S, Legassic M, Wolfe D, The journal of spinal cord medicine, 2012, 10.1179/1079026812Z.00000000092
  • Locomotor tests predict community mobility in children and youth with cerebral palsy., Ferland C, Moffet H, Maltais DB, Adapted physical activity quarterly : APAQ, 2012, 10.1123/apaq.29.3.266
  • Measuring steady-state oxygen uptake during the 6-min walk test in adults with cerebral palsy: feasibility and construct validity., Maltais DB, Robitaille NM, Dumas F, Boucher N, Richards CL, International journal of rehabilitation research. Internationale Zeitschrift fur Rehabilitationsforschung. Revue internationale de recherches de readaptation, 2012, 10.1097/mrr.0b013e3283527792
  • Relationships between lower limb muscle strength and locomotor capacity in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy who walk independently., Ferland C, Lepage C, Moffet H, Maltais DB, Physical & occupational therapy in pediatrics, 2011, 10.3109/01942638.2011.631102
  • Isometric muscle strength in youth assessed by hand-held dynamometry: a feasibility, reliability, and validity study., Hébert LJ, Maltais DB, Lepage C, Saulnier J, Crête M, Perron M, Pediatric physical therapy : the official publication of the Section on Pediatrics of the American Physical Therapy Association, 2011, 10.1097/pep.0b013e318227ccff
  • Muscle strengthening in children and adolescents with spastic cerebral palsy: considerations for future resistance training protocols., Verschuren O, Ada L, Maltais DB, Gorter JW, Scianni A, Ketelaar M, Physical therapy, 2011, 10.2522/ptj.20100356
  • The 220-age equation does not predict maximum heart rate in children and adolescents., Verschuren O, Maltais DB, Takken T, Developmental medicine and child neurology, 2011, 10.1111/j.1469-8749.2011.03989.x
  • 'Physical activity measurement instruments for children with cerebral palsy: a systematic review'., Maltais DB, van den Berg-Emons RJ, Developmental medicine and child neurology, 2011, 10.1111/j.1469-8749.2010.03872.x
  • Identification of a core set of exercise tests for children and adolescents with cerebral palsy: a Delphi survey of researchers and clinicians., Verschuren O, Ketelaar M, Keefer D, Wright V, Butler J, Ada L, Maher C, Reid S, Wright M, Dalziel B, Wiart L, Fowler E, Unnithan V, Maltais DB, Takken T, Developmental medicine and child neurology, 2011, 10.1111/j.1469-8749.2010.03899.x
  • Factors related to physical activity in adults with cerebral palsy may differ for walkers and nonwalkers., Maltais DB, Dumas F, Boucher N, Richards CL, American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation, 2010, 10.1097/phm.0b013e3181d89f32
  • The influence of selected personal and environmental factors on leisure activities in adults with cerebral palsy., Boucher N, Dumas F, Maltais DB, Richards CL, Disability and rehabilitation, 2010, 10.3109/09638280903514713
  • Assessing functional differences in gross motor skills in children with cerebral palsy who use an ambulatory aid or orthoses: can the GMFM-88 help?, Maltais DB, Bar-Or O, Developmental medicine and child neurology, 2006, 10.1017/s0012162206210338
  • Physical activity level is associated with the O2 cost of walking in cerebral palsy., Maltais DB, Pierrynowski MR, Galea VA, Bar-Or O, Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 2005, 10.1249/01.mss.0000155437.45937.82
  • Habitual physical activity levels are associated with biomechanical walking economy in children with cerebral palsy., Maltais DB, Pierrynowski MR, Galea VA, Matsuzaka A, Bar-Or O, American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation, 2005, 10.1097/01.phm.0000146502.25542.4e
  • Minute-by-minute differences in co-activation during treadmill walking in cerebral palsy., Maltais DB, Pierrynowski MR, Galea VA, de Bruin H, Al-Mutawaly N, Bar-Or O, Electromyography and clinical neurophysiology, 2004
  • Responses of children with cerebral palsy to treadmill walking exercise in the heat., Maltais D, Wilk B, Unnithan V, Bar-Or O, Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 2004, 10.1249/01.mss.0000142312.43629.d8
  • Responses of children with cerebral palsy to arm-crank exercise in the heat., Maltais D, Unnithan V, Wilk B, Bar-Or O, Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 2004, 10.1249/01.mss.0000113744.02922.43
  • Repeated treadmill walks affect physiologic responses in children with cerebral palsy., Maltais D, Bar-Or O, Pierrynowski M, Galea V, Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 2003, 10.1249/01.mss.0000089343.67237.50
  • The blue copper ceruloplasmin induces aggregation of newly differentiated neurons: a potential modulator of nervous system organization., Maltais D, Desroches D, Aouffen M, Mateescu MA, Wang R, Paquin J, Neuroscience, 2003, 10.1016/s0306-4522(03)00325-7
  • Protocol to prevent shoulder-hand syndrome after stroke., Kondo I, Hosokawa K, Soma M, Iwata M, Maltais D, Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation, 2001, 10.1053/apmr.2001.25975
  • Use of orthoses lowers the O(2) cost of walking in children with spastic cerebral palsy., Maltais D, Bar-Or O, Galea V, Pierrynowski M, Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 2001, 10.1097/00005768-200102000-00023

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Depuis 2009
  • Isabelle Demers - Doctorat - En cours
  • Claire Gane - Doctorat - En cours
  • Chantale Ferland - Maitrîse avec mémoire - 2011/09
  • Charles Olivier - Maitrîse avec mémoire - 2013/05
  • Sophie-Krystale Dufour - Maitrîse avec mémoire - 2017/01

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