Caregiving

Bayly, M., Morgan, D., Elliot, V., Kosteniuk, J., Froehlich Chow, A., O’Connell, M., Peacock, S. (accepted July 30, 2021). Does early-stage intervention improve caregiver wellbeing or their ability to provide care to persons with mild dementia or mild cognitive impairment? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Psychology and Aging.

Bayly, M., O’Connell, M., Kortzman, A.*, Peacock, S., Morgan, D., Kirk, A. (accepted March 19, 2021). Family caregivers' narratives of the financial consequences of young onset dementia. Dementia: the international journal of social research and practice.

Peacock, S., Bayly, M., Duggleby, W., Ploeg, J., Pollard, L., Swindle, J., Jung Lee, H., Williams, A., Markle-Reid, M., & McAiney, C. (2020). Women’s caregiving experience of older persons living with Alzheimer disease and related dementias and multiple chronic conditions: Using Wuest’s theory. SAGE Open Nursing. doi:10.1177/2377960820974816

Peacock, S., Bayly, M., Gibson, K., Holtslander, L., Thompson, G., & O'Connell, M. (2020). Development of a bereavement intervention for spousal carers of persons with dementia: The Reclaiming Yourself tool. Dementia: The International Journal of Social Research and Practice. doi:10.1177/1471301220909604

Gibson, K., Peacock, S., & Bayly, M. (2019). Qualitative examination of emotional and social changes from diagnosis to bereavement for caregivers of persons with dementia. BMJ Open, 9:e031423. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-031423

Bayly, M., Morgan, D., Kosteniuk, J., Elliot, V., Froehlich Chow, A., Peacock, S., McLean, A., & O’Connell, M.E. (2019) Protocol for a systematic review on interventions for caregivers to persons with MCI and early dementia: Does early stage intervention improve caregiver wellbeing and ability to provide care? BMJ Open, 9, e028441. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2018-028441 

Peacock, S. & Bayly, M. (2019). Reclaiming yourself. In L. Holtslander, S. Peacock & J. Bally (Eds.), Hospice palliative home care and bereavement support: Nursing interventions and supportive care. New York: Springer.

Forbes, D., Blake, C., Bayly, M., Peacock, S., Hawranik, P., & Innes, A. (2018). Integrated knowledge translation strategies that enhance the lives of persons with dementia and their family caregivers. Online Journal of Rural Nursing and Health Care, 18(1), 209-238. doi:10.14574/ojrnhc.v18i1.512 

Peacock, S., Bayly, M., Gibson, K., Holtslander, L., Thompson, G., & O’Connell, M. E. (2018). The bereavement experience of spousal caregivers to persons with dementia: Reclaiming self. Dementia, 17(1), 78–95. doi:10.1177/1471301216633325

Enright, J., O’Connell, M. E., Branger, C.*, Kirk, A., & Morgan, D. (2018). Identity, relationship quality, and subjective burden in caregivers of persons with dementia. Dementia: the International Journal of Social Research and Practice. doi:10.1177/1471301218808607

Branger, C.*, O’Connell, M. E., & Peacock, S. (2018). Protocol for meta-integration: Positive aspects of caregiving in dementia. BMJ Open, 8, e021215. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-021215

Stewart, N., Morgan, D., Karunanayake, C., Wickenhauser, J., Cammer, A.*, Minish, D., O'Connell, M. E., & Hayduk, L. (2016). Rural caregivers for a family member with dementia: Models of burden and distress differ for women and men. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 35(2), 150-178. doi:10.1177/0733464813517547

Branger, C.*, Burton, R.*, O'Connell, M. E., Stewart, N., & Morgan, D. (2016). Coping with cognitive impairment and dementia: Rural Caregivers’ Perspectives. Dementia: The International Journal of Social Research and Practice, 15(4), 814-831. doi:10.1177/1471301214539956

Branger, C.*, O'Connell, M. E., & Morgan, D. (2016). Factor Analysis of the 12-item Zarit Burden Interview in caregivers of persons diagnosed with dementia. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 35(5), 489-507. doi:10.1177/0733464813520222

PDF Morgan, D., Walls-Ingram, S., Cammer, A., O'Connell, M. E., Crossley, M., Dal Bello-Haas, V., Forbes, D., Innes, A., Kirk, A., & Stewart, N. (2014). Informal caregivers’ hopes and expectations of a referral to a memory clinic. Social Science and Medicine, 102, 111-118. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.11.023
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O'Connell, M. E., Germaine, N., Burton, R.*, Stewart, N., & Morgan, D. (2012). Degree of rurality is not related to dementia caregiver distress, burden, and coping in a predominantly rural sample. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 32(8), 1015-1029. doi:10.1177/0733464812450071

Innes, A., Morgan, D., & Kosteniuk, J. (2011). Dementia care in rural and remote settings: A systematic review of informal/family caregiving. Maturitas, 68(1), 34-46. doi:10.1016/j.maturitas.2010.10.002

Cognition

Sutherland, M.*, Kirk, A., Karunanayake, C., O’Connell, M.E., Morgan, D. What happens to the worried well? – Follow-up of Subjective Cognitive Impairment (Accepted February 23, 2021) Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences.

Rutter, E. C., Tyas, S. L., Maxwell, C. J., Law, J., O’Connell, M. E., Konnert, C., & Oremus, M., (2020). Association between functional social support and cognitive function in middle-aged and older adults: A protocol for a systematic review. BMJ Open, 10(4), e037301. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2020-037301

Oremus, M., Tyas, S. L., Maxwell, C. J., Konnert, C., O’Connell, M. E., & Law, J. (2020). Social support availability is positively associated with memory in persons aged 45–85 years: A cross-sectional analysis of the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging. Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 86. doi:10.1016/j.archger.2019.103962

Wong, J.*, Kirk, A., Perlett, L. Karunanayake, C., Morgan, D. & O’Connell, M.E. (2020). Characteristics of Young-onset and Late-onset Dementia Patients at a Remote Memory Clinic. The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences. 1-8. doi:10.1017/cjn.2020.8

Oremus, M., Konnert, C., Law, J., Maxwell, C. J., O’Connell, M. E., & Tyas, S. L. (2019). Social support and cognitive function in middle-and older-aged adults: descriptive analysis of CLSA tracking data. European Journal of Public Health, 29(6), 1084-1089. doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckz047

Tuokko, H., Griffith, L., Simard, M., Taler, V., O'Connell, M. E., Voll, S., Kadlec, H., Wolfson, C., Kirkland, S., & Raina, P. (2019). The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) as a platform for exploring cognition in an aging population. The Clinical Neuropsychologist. doi:10.1080/13854046.2018.1551575 

Robertson, O., Kirk, A., Karunanayake, C., Morgan, D., & O'Connell, M. E. (2019) Women and Men Presenting to a Rural and Remote Memory Clinic in Saskatchewan, Canada Show Similar Cognitive Findings for Dementia. Alzheimer Disease and Associated Disorders. doi:10.1097/WAD.0000000000000307

Dal Bello-Haas, V. & O'Connell, M. E. (2018). Learning in Older Adults. In B. R. Bonder & V. Dal Bello-Haas (Eds). Functional Performance in Older Adults (4th Ed) (pp. 383-396). Toronto, ON: FA Davis Company.

Hager, D.*, Kirk, A., Morgan, D., Karunanayake, C., & O’Connell, M. E. (2016). Predictors of cognitive decline in a rural and remote Saskatchewan population with Alzheimer’s disease. American Journal of Alzheimers Disease & Other Dementias, 31(8), 643-649. doi:10.1177/1533317516662334

Lacny, C.*, Kirk, A., Morgan, D., & Karunanayake, C. (2012). Predictors of cognitive impairment severity in rural patients at a memory clinic. Canadian Journal of Neurological Science, 39(6), 774-781. doi:10.1017/s0317167100015602

Lacny, C.*, Kirk, A., Morgan, D., & Karunanayake, C. (2011).  Does day length affect cognitive performance in rural and remote memory clinic patients?  Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 38(3), 461-464.doi:10.1017/s0317167100011884

Heggie, M.*, Morgan, D., Crossley, M., Kirk, A., Wong, P., Karunanayake, C., & Beever, R. (2011). Quality of life in early dementia: Comparison of rural patient and caregiver ratings at baseline and one-year follow-up.  Dementia: The International Journal of Social Research and Practice, 11(4), 521-541. doi:10.1177/1471301211421085

COVID-19 Related

Bacsu, J., O’Connell, M. E., Cammer, A., Grewal, K.*, Green, S., Poole, L., Azizi, M., Spiteri, R. (in press). Using Twitter to understand the COVID-19 experiences of people living with dementia: Infodemiology study. JMIR, 23(1), e26254. doi:10.2196/26254

O'Connell, M. E., Vellani, S., O’Rourke, H. M., Robertson, S., & McGilton, K. S. (in press). Going from 0 to 100 in remote dementia research: A practical guide. JMIR, 23(1), e24098. doi:10.2196/24098

Geddes, M., R., O'Connell, M. E., Fisk, J. D., Gauthier, S., Camicioli, R., & Ismail, Z. (2020). Remote Cognitive and Behavioral Assessment: Report of the Alzheimer Society of Canada Task Force on Dementia Care Best Practices for COVID-19. Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring12, e12111. doi:10.1002/dad2.12111

Fraser, S., Lagacé, M, Bongué, B., Ndeye, N., Guyot, J., Bechard, L., Garcia, L., Taler, V., Members of the CCNA Social Inclusion and Stigma Working Group¥, Adam, S., Beaulieu, M., Bergeron, C.D., Boudjemadi, V., Desmette, D., Donizzetti, A. R., Éthier, S., Garon, S., Gillis, M., Levasseur, M., Lortie-Lussier, M., Marier, P., Robitaille, A., Sawchuk, K., Lafontaine, C., & Tougas, F. (2020). Ageism and COVID-19: What does our society’s response say about us? Age and Ageing. doi:10.1093/ageing/afaa097

Health Care Services & Providers

St. John, P., Menec, V., Newall., N., Coutier, D., O'Connell, M. E., Tate, R. (accepted). Healthcare utilization among Canadian adults in rural and urban areas – the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging. Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine.

Elliot, V., Morgan, D., Kosteniuk, J., Bayly, M., Froehlich Chow, A., Cammer, A., & O'Connell, M. E. (2021). Palliative and end-of-life care for people living with dementia in rural areas: A scoping review. PLOS ONE 16(1): e0244976. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0244976

Kosteniuk, J., Morgan, D., Elliot, V., Froehlich Chow, A., Bayly, M., Watson, E., Osman, M., Osman, B., O’Connell, M.E., Kirk, A., Stewart, N., Cammer, A., & Innes, A. (2021). A scoping review of care trajectories across multiple settings for persons with dementia. Canadian Journal on Aging/La revue Canadienne du vieillissement. doi:10.1017/S0714980821000167

Innes, A., Morgan, D., Farmer, J. (Eds.). (2020). Rural and remote dementia care: Implications for research, policy, and practice. Policy Press, Bristol University. https://policy.bristoluniversitypress.co.uk/remote-and-rural-dementia-care

Innes, A., Morgan, D., Farmer, J. (2020). Chapter 1 – Remote and rural dementia care: why is this important for policy, research, practice and the lived experience of dementia?. In Innes, A., Morgan, D., Farmer, J. (Eds.), Rural and remote dementia care: Implications for research, policy, and practice. Policy Press, Bristol University. https://policy.bristoluniversitypress.co.uk/remote-and-rural-dementia-care

Morgan, D., Kosteniuk, J., O’Connell, M., Stewart, N., Kirk, A. (2020). Chapter 5 - Rural dementia research in Canada. In Innes, A., Morgan, D., Farmer, J. (Eds.), Rural and remote dementia care: Implications for research, policy, and practice. Policy Press, Bristol University. https://policy.bristoluniversitypress.co.uk/remote-and-rural-dementia-care

Farmer, J., Morgan, D., Innes, A. (2020). Chapter 14 – Conclusion: navigating 21st-century remote and rural dementia care and a future research agenda. In Innes, A., Morgan, D., Farmer, J. (Eds.), Rural and remote dementia care: Implications for research, policy, and practice. Policy Press, Bristol University. https://policy.bristoluniversitypress.co.uk/remote-and-rural-dementia-care

Stewart, N., MacLeod, M.L.P., Kosteniuk, J.G., Olynick, J., Penz, K.L., Karunanayake, C.P., Kulig, J.C., Labrecque, M.E., Morgan, D.G. (2020). The importance of organizational commitment in rural nurses’ intent to leave. Journal of Advanced Nursing. doi:10.1111/jan.14536

Bayly, M., Morgan, D., Froehlich Chow, A., Kosteniuk, J., & Elliot, V. (2020). A scoping review of dementia-related education and support services availability, accessibility and use in rural areas: Barriers and promising solutions.  Canadian Journal on Aging, 39(4), 545-585. doi:10.1017/S0714980819000564

Lindenbach, J., Larocque, S., Morgan, D.G. & Jacklin, K. (2020). Practitioner empowerment, older adult mistreatment, and dementia. Canadian Journal on Aging/La revue Canadienne du vieillissement, 1-15. doi:10.1017/S0714980820000136

Lindenbach, J., Larocque, S., Morgan, D.G. & Jacklin, K. (2020). Practitioner experience with mistreated older adults who have dementia: Understanding contextual influences and consequences. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. doi:10.1177/0886260520943717

Martin-Misener, R., MacLeod, M.L.P., Wilson, E., Kosteniuk, J.G., Penz, K.L., Stewart, N.J., Olynick, J., & Karunanayake, C.P. (2020). The mosaic of primary care nurses in rural and remote Canada: Results from a national survey. Healthcare Policy, 15(3), 63-75. doi:10.12927/hcpol.2020.26130

Penz, K., Stewart, N., Karunanayake, C., Kosteniuk, J., & MacLeod, M. (2019). Competence and confidence in rural and remote nursing practice: a structural equation modeling analysis of national data. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 1–16. doi:10.1111/jocn.14772

Penz, K., Kosteniuk, J., Stewart, N., MacLeod, M., Kulig, J., Karunanayake, C., & Kilpatrick, K. (2019). Development and psychometric evaluation of the Job Demands in Nursing (JDIN) Scale and Job Resources in Nursing (JRIN) Scales: Results from a national study. Nursing Open, 6(2), 348-366. doi:10.1002/nop2.215

MacLeod, M.L.P., Stewart, N.J., Kosteniuk, J.G., Penz, K.L., Olynick, J., Karunanayake, C.P., Banner, D., Wilson, E., Kulig, J.C., Labrecque, ME, Moffitt, P., Jahner, S., & Garraway, L. (2019). Rural and remote licensed practical nurses’ perceptions of working below their legislated scope of practice. Nursing Leadership, 32(1) March, 8-19. doi:10.12927/cjnl.2019.25852

MacLeod, M.L.P., Stewart, N.J., Kosteniuk, J.G., Penz, K.L., Olynick, J., Karunanayake, C.P., Kilpatrick, K., Kulig, J.C., Martin-Misener, R., Koren, I., Zimmer, L.V., Van Pelt, L., & Garraway, L. (2019). Rural and remote registered nurses’ perceptions of working beyond their legislated scope of practice. Nursing Leadership, 32(1) March, 20-29. doi:10.12927/cjnl.2019.25851

Lindenbach, J., Larocque, S., Morgan, D.G. & Jacklin, K. (2019) Mistreated older adults with dementia in the home: practitioner experience and unattainable professional agency. Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect, 31:4-5, 373-401. doi:10.1080/08946566.2019.1657540

Kosteniuk, J., Stewart, N., Wilson, E., Penz, K., Martin-Misener, R., & Morgan, D. (2019). Communication tools and sources of education and information: a national survey for rural and remote nurses. Journal of the Medical Library Association:JMLA, 107(4), 538. doi:10.5195/jmla.2019.632

Morgan D, Morgan, D., Kosteniuk, J., O’Connell, M.E., Kirk, A., Stewart, N., Seitz, D., Bayly, M., Froehlich Chow, A., Elliot, V., Daku, J., Hack, T., Hoium, F., Kennett-Russill, D. & Sauter, K. (2019) Barriers and Facilitators to Development and Implementation of a Rural Primary Health Care Intervention for Dementia: A Process Evaluation. BMC Health Services Research. doi:10.1186/s12913-019-4548-5

Morgan, D., Kosteniuk, J., Seitz, D., O’Connell, M. E., Kirk, A., Stewart, N., Holroyd-Leduc, J., Daku, J., Hack, T., Hoium, F., Kennett-Russill, D., & Sauter, K. (2019). A 5-step approach for developing and implementing a rural primary health care model for dementia: A community-academic partnership. Primary Health Care Research & Development, 20, E29. doi:10.1017/S1463423618000968

Froehlich Chow, A., Morgan, D., Bayly, M., Kosteniuk, J., & Elliot, V. (2019). Collaborative approaches to team-based primary health care for individuals with dementia in rural and remote settings: A scoping review.  Canadian Journal on Aging/La revue Canadienne du vieillissement, 38(3), 367-383. doi:10.1017/S0714980818000727

Bayly, M., Forbes, D., Blake, C., Peacock, S., & Morgan, D. Development and implementation of dementia-related integrated knowledge translation strategies in rural home care (2018).  Online Journal of Rural Nursing and Health Care, 18(2).  doi:10.14574/ojrnhc.v18i2.509

Kulig, J., Townshend, I., Kosteniuk, J., Karunanayake, C., Labrecque, M.E., & MacLeod, M. (2018). Perceptions of sense of community and community engagement among rural Canadian nurses: Results of a national survey. International Journal of Nursing Studies. 88, 60-70. doi:10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2018.07.018

MacLeod, M., Kulig, J., Stewart, N., Anguish, P., Andrews, M.E., Banner-Lukaris, D., Garraway, L., Hanlon, N., Karunanayake, C., Kilpatrick, K., Koren, I., Kosteniuk, J., Martin-Misener, R., Moffitt, P., Olynick, J., Penz, K., VanPelt, L., Wilson, E., & Zimmer, L. (2017). Nurses who work in rural and remote communities in Canada: a national survey. Human Resources for Health, 15(34). doi:10.1186/s12960-017-0209-0

Kosteniuk, J., Wilson, E., Penz, K., MacLeod, M., Stewart, N., Kulig, J., Karunanayake, C., & Kilpatrick, K. (2016). Development and psychometric evaluation of the Primary Health Care Engagement (PHCE) Scale: A pilot survey of rural and remote nurses. Primary Health Care Research and Development, Jan; 17(1):72-86. Epub March 19, 2015. doi:10.1017/S1463423615000158

Kosteniuk, J., Morgan, D., O’Connell, M. E., Dal Bello-Haas, V., & Stewart, N. (2016). Focus on dementia care: Continuing education preferences, challenges, and catalysts among rural home care providers.  Educational Gerontology, 42(9), 608-620.  doi:10.1080/03601277.2016.1205404

Morgan, D., Kosteniuk, J., O’Connell, M., Dal Bello-Haas, V., Stewart, N., & Karunanayake, C. (2016). Dementia-related work activities of home care nurses and aides: Frequency, perceived competence and continuing education priorities.  Educational Gerontology, 42(2), 120-135.  doi:10.1080/03601277.2015.1083390

Morgan, D., Kosteniuk, J., Stewart, N., O’Connell, M. E., Kirk, A., Crossley, M., Dal Bello-Haas, V., Forbes, D., & Innes, A. (2015). Availability and primary health care orientation of dementia-related services in rural Saskatchewan, Canada.  Home Health Care Services Quarterly, 34(3), 137-158.  doi:10.1080/01621424.2015.1092907

Dal Bello-Haas, V., Cammer, A., Morgan, D., Stewart, N., & Kosteniuk, J. (2014). Rural and remote dementia care challenges and needs: perspectives of formal and informal care providers residing in Saskatchewan, Canada.  Rural and Remote Health, 14, 2747. Available from  www.rrh.org.au

Kosteniuk, J., Morgan, D., Bracken, J., & Kessler, P. (2014). Adventures in rural and remote health services innovation: the role of researcher as collaborator [editorial].  Rural and Remote Health, 14, 2898. Available from  www.rrh.org.au

Kosteniuk, J., Morgan, D., Innes, A., Keady, J., Stewart, N., D’Arcy, C., & Kirk, A. (2014). Who Steers the Ship? Rural Family Physicians Views on Collaborative Care Models for Patients with Dementia.  Primary Health Care Research & Development, 15(1), 104-110.  doi:10.1017/S146342361300011X

PDF Morgan, D, Innes, A., & Kosteniuk, J. (2011). Dementia care in rural and remote settings: A systematic review of formal or paid care.  Maturitas, 68(1), 17-33. doi:10.1016/j.maturitas.2010.09.008  The pdf to download provided on this page is the author's accepted manuscript as accepted by the journal.

Andrews, M.E., Stewart, N., & Morgan, D. (2010).  Dementia awareness in northern nursing practice.  Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 42(1), 56-73.

Kosteniuk, J., D’Arcy, C., Stewart, N., & Smith, B. (2006). Central and peripheral information source use among rural and remote registered nurses in Canada. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 55(1):100-114. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2648.2006.03879.x

McBain, L., & Morgan, D. (2005).  Telehealth, geography, and jurisdiction: Issues of health care delivery in northern Saskatchewan.  Canadian Woman Studies, 24(4), 123-129.

Biem, J., Hadjistavropoulos, H., Morgan, D., Biem, H., & Pong, R. (2003). Breaks in continuity of care and the rural senior transferred for medical care under regionalization.  International Journal of Integrated Care, 3(September 29), 1-13.

Indigenous Populations

Jacklin, K., Pitawanakwat, K., Blind, M., O'Connell, M. E., Walker, J., Lemieux, A., & Warry, W. (2020). Developing the Canadian Indigenous Cognitive Assessment for use with Indigenous older Anishnaabe adults in Ontario, Canada. Innovation in Aging4(4). doi:10.1093/geroni/igaa038 

Gould, B.*, O'Connell, M. E., MacQuarrie, C., & Bourassa, C. (2020). Mental wellness needs for two Indigenous communities: Bases for culturally competent clinical services. Canadian Psychology/Psychologie canadienne. doi:10.1037/cap0000247

Starblanket, D., O’Connell, M. E., Gould, B.*, Bourassa, C., Ferguson, M., Jardine, M. (2019). Defining technology user needs of Indigenous older adults requiring dementia care. Gerontechnology, 18(3), 142-155. doi:10.4017/gt.2019.18.3.002.00

Jones, L., Jacklin, K., & O'Connell, M. E. (2017). Development and Use of Health-Related Technologies in Indigenous Communities: Critical Review. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 19(7), e256. doi:10.2196/jmir.7520

Lanting, S.*, Crossley, M., Morgan, D.,  Cammer, C.* (2011).  Aboriginal Experiences of Aging and Dementia in a Context of Sociocultural Change: Qualitative Analysis of Key Informant Group Interviews with Aboriginal Seniors. Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology 26(1), 103-117. doi:10.1007/s10823-010-9136-4

Long Term Care

Campbell, D., Bayly, M., & Peacock, S. (2020). Provision of resident-centered care by nurse practitioners in Saskatchewan long-term care facilities: Qualitative findings from a mixed methods study. Research in Gerontological Nursing, 13(2). doi:10.3928/19404921-20191022-02

Cammer, A, Morgan, D, Whiting, S. (2019) Nutrition Care for Residents with Dementia in Long-Term Care Homes: Umbrella Review of Care Aide and Registered Dietitian Services. International Journal of Aging Research, 2(32). doi:10.28933/ijoar-2019-03-1005

Cammer, A., Morgan, D., Stewart, N., McGilton, K., Rycroft-Malone, J., Dopson, S., & Estabrooks, C. (2014). The hidden complexity of long-term care: How context mediates knowledge translation and use of best practices. The Gerontologist, 54(6), 1013-1023. doi:10.1093/geront/gnt068

PDF Morgan, D., Cammer, A., Stewart, N., Crossley, M., D’Arcy, C., Forbes, D., Karunanayake, C. (2012).  Nursing aide reports of combative behavior by residents with dementia: results from a detailed prospective incident diary. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, 13(3)220-227. doi:10.1016/j.jamda.2011.07.003
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PDF Morgan, D., Crossley, M., Stewart, N., D’Arcy, C., Forbes, D., Normand, S., & Cammer, A. (2008).  Taking the Hit: Focusing on caregiver “error” masks organizational-level risk factors for nursing aide assault.  Qualitative Health Research, 18(3), 334-346. doi:10.1177/1049732307313754 
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PDF Morgan, D., Stewart, N., Crossley, M., D’Arcy, C., Forbes, D., Normand, S., Cammer, A.  (May 2007).  Physical assault of special care aides: Let’s take a look – A study report.   Saskatoon, Saskatchewan: University of Saskatchewan, Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture (12 pg). (This report was distributed as a Knowledge Translation tool to Special Care Aides and decision-makers in Saskatchewan.)

Morgan, D., Stewart, N., D’Arcy, C., & Cammer, A.* (2005). Creating and sustaining dementia Special Care Units in rural nursing homes: The critical role of nursing leadership. Canadian Journal of Nursing Leadership, 18(2), 74-99. doi:10.12927/cjnl.2005.17185

Morgan, D., Stewart, N., D’Arcy, C., Forbes, D., & Lawson, J. (2005b). Work stress and physical assault of nursing aides in rural nursing homes with and without dementia special care units. Journal of Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing, 12(3),347-358. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2850.2005.00846.x

Morgan, D., Stewart, N., D’Arcy, C., & Werezak, L. (2004). Evaluating rural nursing home environments: dementia special care units vs. integrated facilities. Aging and Mental Health, 8(3), 257-266doi:10.1080/1360786041000166796

Morgan, D., Semchuk, K., Stewart, N., & D’Arcy, C. (2003). The physical and social environments of small rural nursing homes: Assessing supportiveness for residents with dementia. Canadian Journal on Aging, 22(3), 283-296. doi:10.1017/S0714980800003901

Werezak, L., & Morgan, D. (2003). Creating a therapeutic psychosocial environment in dementia care: A preliminary framework. Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 29(12), 18-25. 

Morgan, D., & Stewart, N. (2002). Theory building through mixed-method evaluation of a dementia special care unit. Research in Nursing and Health, 25(6), 479-488. doi:10.1002/nur.10059

Morgan, D., Semchuk, K., Stewart, N., & D’Arcy, C. (2002). Rural families caring for a relative with dementia: Barriers to use of formal services. Social Science & Medicine, 55(7), 1129-1142.

Morgan, D., Semchuk, K., Stewart, N., & D’Arcy, C. (2002). Job strain among staff of rural nursing homes: A comparison of nurses, aides, and activity workers. Journal of Nursing Administration, 32(3), 152-161.

Neuropsychology

Grewal, K.*, O’Connell, M. E., Kirk, A., MacDonald, S.W.S. & Morgan, D. (2021): Intraindividual variability measured with dispersion across diagnostic groups in a memory clinic sample, Applied Neuropsychology: Adult. doi:10.1080/23279095.2021.1970552

Ursenbach, J.*, O’Connell, M. E., Kirk, A., & Morgan, D. (2020). Evidence for measurement bias of the short form health survey based on sex and metropolitan influence zone in a secondary care population. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 18(91), 1-10. doi:10.1186/s12955-020-01318-y

Ursenbach, J.*, O’Connell, M.E., Neiser, J., Tierney, M., Morgan, D., Kosteniuk, J., Spiteri, RJ (2019). Scoring Algorithms for a Computer-Based Cognitive Screening Tool: An Illustrative Example of Overfitting Machine Learning Approaches and the Impact on Estimates of Classification Accuracy. Psychological Assessment, 31(11), 1377–1382. doi:10.1037/pas0000764

O’Connell, M. E., Gould, B.*, Ursenbach, J.*, Enright, J., & Morgan, D. (2019). Reliable change and minimum clinically important difference (MCID) of the Repeatable Battery for the Assessment of Neuropsychology Status (RBANS) in a heterogeneous dementia sample: Support for reliable change methods but not the MCID. Applied Neuropsychology: Adult, 26(3), 268-274. doi:10.1080/23279095.2017.141357

O'Connell, M. E., Tuokko, H.,Kadlec, H., Griffith, L. E., Simard, M., Taler, V., Voll, S., Thompson, M. E., Panyivan, I., Wolfson, C., Kirkland, S., & Raina, P. (2019). Normative comparison standards for measures of cognition in the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA): Does applying sample weights make a difference? Psychological Assessment, 31(9), 1081-91. doi:10.1037/pas0000730

Simard, M., Rouleau, I., Kadlec, H., Taler, V., Tuokko, H., Voll, S., O'Connell, M. E., Griffith, L. E., Wolfson, C., Kirkland, S., & Raina, P. (2018). Miami Prospective Memory Test in the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging. The Clinical Neuropsychologist. doi:10.1080/13854046.2018.1435824

Kadlec, H., Voll, S., Tuokko, H., Griffith, L. E., Simard, M., Taler, V., & O'Connell, M. E. (2018). The development of comparative standards for the cognitive measures team: Developing comparative standards for comprehensive data. McMaster University, ON: Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging.

 Verity, R.*, Kirk, A., O’Connell, M. E., Karunanayake, C., & Morgan, D. (2018). The Worried Well?: Characteristics of cognitively normal patients presenting to a rural and remote memory clinic. The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 45(2), 158-67. doi:10.1017/cjn.2017.267

Burton, R.*, O’Connell, M. E., & Morgan, D. (2018). Cognitive and neuropsychiatric correlates of functional impairment across the continuum of no cognitive impairment to dementia. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 33(7), 795-807. doi:10.1093/arclin/acx112

Branger, C.*, Enright, J., O’Connell, M. E., & Morgan, D. (2018). Variance in caregiver burden predicted by patient behaviors versus neuropsychological profile. Applied Neuropsychology: Adult, 25(5), 441-447. doi:10.1080/23279095.2017.1323754

O'Connell, M. E., Tuokko, H., Voll, S., Simard, M., Griffith, L., & Taler, V., Wolfson, C., Kirkland, S. Raina, P. (2017). An evidence-based approach to the creation of normative data: Base rates of impaired scores within a brief neuropsychological battery argue for age corrections, but against corrections for medical conditions. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 31(6-7), 1188-1203. doi:10.1080/13854046.2017.1349931

Jodouin, K.*, O’Connell, M. E., & Morgan, D. (2017). RBANS Memory Percentage Retention: No evidence of incremental validity beyond RBANS scores for diagnostic classification of mild cognitive impairment and dementia and for prediction of daily function. Applied Neuropsychology: Adult, 24(5), 420-428. doi:10.1080/23279095.2016.1189425

Enright, J.*, O’Connell, M. E., MacKinnon, S., & Morgan, D. (2015) Predictors of completion of executive functioning tasks in a memory clinic dementia sample. Applied Neuropsychology: Adult, 22(6), 459-464. doi:10.1080/23279095.2014.992070

Burton, R.*, Enright, J.*, O'Connell, M. E., Lanting, S., & Morgan, D. (2015). RBANS embedded measures of suboptimal effort in dementia: Effort scale has a lower failure rate than the effort index. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 30(1), 1-6. doi:10.1093/arclin/acu070

O'Connell, M. E., Dal Bello-Haas, V., Crossley, M., & Morgan, D. (2014). Clinical correlates of awareness for balance, function, and memory: Evidence for the modality specificity of awareness. Journal of Aging Research, 2014, 1-12. doi:10.1155/2014/674716

O’Connell, M. E., Tuokko, H., & Kadlec, H. (2011). Demographic corrections appear to compromise classification accuracy for severely skewed cognitive tests. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 33(4), 422-431. doi:10.1080/13803395.2010.532114

O’Connell, M. E. & Tuokko, H. (2010). Age corrections and dementia classification accuracy. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 25(2), 126-138. doi:10.1093/arclin/acp111

Haugrud, N.*, Lanting, S.*, & Crossley, M. (2010).  The effects of age, sex, and Alzheimer’s Disease on strategy use during verbal fluency tasks.  Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition, 17, 220-239.

Lanting, S.*, Haugrud, N.*, & Crossley, M. (2009). The effects of age and sex on clustering and switching during speeded verbal fluency tasks.  Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 15 (2), 196-204. 

O’Connell, M. E., Mateer, C. A., & Kerns, K. A. (2003). Prosthetic systems for addressing problems with initiation: Guidelines for selection, training, and measuring efficacy. NeuroRehabilitation, 18(1), 9-20.

O’Connell, M. E. & Tuokko, H. (2002). 12-item Buschke memory test: Appropriate for use across levels of impairment. Applied Neuropsychology, 9(4), 226-233. doi:10.1207/S15324826AN0904_5

Pharmacology

Verity, R.*, Kirk, A., Morgan, D., & Karunanayake, C. (2016). Trends in medication use over eleven years in patients presenting to a rural and remote memory clinic. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 43(6), 815-818. doi:10.1017/cjn.2016.281

Saleh, S.*, Kirk, A., Morgan, D., & Karunanayake, C. (2013). Less education predicts anticholinesterase discontinuation in dementia patients. Canadian Journal of Neurological Science, 40(5), 684-690.

Steve, T.*, Kirk, A., Crossley, M., Morgan, D., D’Arcy, C., Biem, J., Forbes, D., & Stewart, N.  (2008) Medication use in patients presenting to a rural and remote memory clinic (peer-reviewed letter to the editor). Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 35, 669-671.

Physical Activity & Gait

O'Connell, M. E., Dal Bello-Haas, V., Crossley, M., & Morgan, D. (2015). Attitudes toward physical activity and exercise: comparison of memory clinic patients and their caregivers and prediction of activity levels. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 23(1), 112-119. doi:10.1123/japa.2013-0035

Dal Bello-Haas, V., O’Connell, M. E., & Morgan, D. (2014). Maintaining health and wellness in the face of dementia: an exploratory analysis of individuals attending a rural and remote memory clinic. Rural and Remote Health, 14, 2722. Available from www.rrh.org.au

Morgan, D., Funk, M., Crossley, M., Basran, J., Kirk, A., & Dal Bello-Haas, V. (2007). The potential of gait analysis to contribute to differential diagnosis of early stage dementia: Current research and future directions.  Canadian Journal on Aging, 26(1), 19-32.

RRMC Development

Morgan, D., Crossley, M., Stewart, N., Kirk, A., Forbes, D. ,D'Arcy, C., Dal Bello-Haas, V., McBain, L., O'Connell, M. E., Bracken, J., Kosteniuk, J., & Cammer, A.* (2014). Evolution of a community-based participatory approach in a Rural and Remote Dementia Care Research Program. Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action, 8(3), 337-345. doi:10.1353/cpr.2014.0040

Morgan, D., O’Connell, M. E., Bracken, J., & Tandon, D. (Podcast participants) Beyond the Manuscript. (Fall 2014). A podcast interview hosted by Project Muse to share the researchers’ perspective on the behind- the-scenes work that went into the preparation of the 2014 manuscript Evolution of a Community-Based Participatory Approach in a rural and remote dementia care research program as published in the journal Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action. A transcript of the podcast is available doi:10.1353/cpr.2014.0043

Morgan, D., Crossley, M., Kirk, A., D’Arcy, C., Stewart, N., Biem, J., Forbes, D., Harder, S., Basran, J., Dal Bello-Haas, V., & McBain, L.  (2009). Improving Access to Dementia Care: Development and Evaluation of a Rural and Remote Memory Clinic.Aging & Mental Health, 13(1), 17-30. doi:10.1080/13607860802154432

Crossley, M., Morgan, D., Lanting, S.*, Dal Bello-Haas, V., & Kirk, A.  (2008).  Interdisciplinary research and interprofessional collaborative care in a memory clinic for rural and northern residents of Western Canada: A unique training ground for clinical psychology graduate students.  Australian Psychologist, 43(4), 231-238. doi:10.1080/00050060802492564

Morgan, D., Stewart, N., Crossley, M., D’Arcy, C., Biem, J., Kirk, A., & Forbes, D. (2005a). Dementia care in rural and remote areas: The first year of a CIHR New Emerging Team.  Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 37(1), 177-182

Telehealth & Technology

Scerbe, A.*, O’Connell, M. E., Astell, A., Morgan, D., Kosteniuk, J., & DesRoches, A. (2019). Digital tools for delivery of dementia education for healthcare providers: A systematic review. Educational Gerontology. 45(11), 681-699. doi:10.1080/03601277.2019.1687149

PDF Blackberry, I., Wilding, C., Perkins, D., Greenhill, J., Farmer, J., Bauer, M., Winbolt, M., Morley, C., O’Connell, M.E., Morgan, D. (December 2018/January 2019). Virtual dementia-friendly rural communities. Australian Journal of Dementia Care, 7(6), 11-13.
The pdf link provide on this page is a pre-publication version of the article. The final version was published in the journal Australian Journal of Dementia Care.

O’Connell, M.E., Scerbe, A.*, Wiley, K., Gould, B.*, Carter, J., Bourassa, C., Morgan, D., Jacklin, K., & Warry, W. (2018). Anticipated needs and worries about maintaining independence of rural/remote older adults: Opportunities for technology development in the context of the double digital divide. Gerontechnology, 17(3), 126-138. doi:10.4017/gt.2018.17.3.001.00

Burton, R. & O'Connell, M. E. (2018). Telehealth rehabilitation for cognitive impairment: Randomized controlled feasibility trial. Journal of Medical Internet Research Protocols, 7(2):e43doi:10.2196/resprot.9420

Burton, R.*, O’Connell, M. E., & Morgan, D. (2016). Exploring interest and goals for videoconferencing delivered cognitive rehabilitation with rural individuals with mild cognitive impairment or dementia. NeuroRehabilitation, 39(2), 329-342. doi:10.3233/NRE-161364

PDF Morgan, D., Kosteniuk, J., Stewart, N., O'Connell, M. E., Karunanyake, C., & Beever, R. (2014). The Telehealth Satisfaction Scale (TeSS): Reliability, validity, and satisfaction with telehealth in a rural memory clinic population. Journal of Telemedicine and e-Health, 20(11), 997-1003. doi:10.1089/tmj.2014.0002
The pdf to download provided on this page is the author's accepted manuscript as accepted by the journal.

Dal Bello-Haas, V., O'Connell, M. E., Morgan, D., & Crossley, M. (2014). Lessons learned: feasibility and acceptability of a telehealth delivered exercise intervention for rural-dwelling individuals with dementia and their caregivers. Rural and Remote Health, 14, 2715. Available from www.rrh.org.au 

O'Connell, M. E., Crossley, M., Cammer, A., Morgan, D., Allingham, W., Cheavins, B., Dalziel, D., Lemire, M., Mitchell, S., & Morgan, E. (2014). Development and evaluation of a Telehealth videoconferenced support group for rural spouses of persons diagnosed with atypical early-onset dementias. Dementia: The International Journal of Social Research and Practice, 13(3), 382-395. doi:10.1177/1471301212474143

Morgan, D., Crossley, M., Kirk, A., McBain, L., Stewart, N., D’Arcy, C., Forbes, D., Harder, S., Dal Bello-Haas, V., & Basran, J. (2011). Evaluation of telehealth for pre-clinic assessment and follow-up in an interprofessional Rural and Remote Memory Clinic.  Journal of Applied Gerontology, 30(3), 304-331.doi:10.1177/0733464810366564

McEachern, W.*, Kirk, A., Morgan, D., Crossley, M., & Henry, C. (2008). Reliability of the MMSE Administered In-Person and by Telehealth. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 35, 643-646.

Other

Bacsu, J., Johnson, S., O’Connell, M. E., Viger, M., Muhajarine, N., Hackett, P., Jeffery, B., Novik, N., & McIntosh, T. (2021). Stigma reduction interventions of dementia: A scoping review. Canadian Journal on Aging, 41(2). doi:10.1017/S0714980821000192 

Lee, S.*, Kirk, A., Kirk, E., Karunanayake, C., O’Connell, M.E., Morgan, D. (2019). Factors Associated with Having Legal Documents in Patients with Dementia. The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 46(3), 319-330. doi:10.1017/cjn.2019.10

Elliot, V., Morgan, D., Kosteniuk, J., Froehlich Chow, A., & Bayly, M. (2018). Health-Related Stigma of Non-Communicable Neurological Disease in Rural Adult Populations: A Scoping Review. Health and Social Care in the Community, 1-31. doi:10.1111/hsc.12694

PDF Kosteniuk, J., Morgan, D., O’Connell, M. E., Kirk, A., Crossley, M., Teare, G., Stewart, N., & Quail, J. (2016). Simultaneous temporal trends in dementia incidence and prevalence, 2005-2013: A population-based retrospective cohort study in Saskatchewan, Canada. International Psychogeriatrics, 28(10), 1643-1658. doi:10.1017/S1041610216000818 
The pdf as available for download on this page is the Authors Accepted Manuscript as submitted to the journal. The definitive version of the paper is published in International Psychogeriatrics.

PDF Kosteniuk, J., Morgan, D., O’Connell, M. E., Kirk, A., Crossley, M., Stewart, N., & Karunanayake, C. (2016). Trajectories of depressive symptomatology in rural memory clinic patients between baseline diagnosis and 1-year follow-up. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders, 6, 161-175. doi:10.1159/000444790
The final, published version of this article is available at http://www.karger.com/?doi=10.1159/000444790

Kosteniuk, J., Morgan, D., O’Connell, M.E., Kirk, A., Crossley, M., Teare, G., Stewart, N., Dal Bello-Haas, V., Forbes, D., Innes, A., & Quail, J. (2015). Incidence and Prevalence of dementia in linked administrative health data in Saskatchewan, Canada: a retrospective cohort study. BioMed Central Gerinatrics, 15(73). doi:10.1186/s12877-015-0075-3

Kosteniuk, J., Morgan, D., O'Connell, M. E., Crossley, M., Kirk, A., Stewart, N., & Karunanayake, C. (2014). Prevalence and covariates of elevated depressive symptoms in rural memory clinic patients with mild cognitive impairment or dementia. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Extra, 4(2), 209-220. doi:10.1159/000363226