Pia Kontos

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The "Violent Resident": A Critical Exploration of the Ethics of Resident-to-Resident Aggression.

J Bioeth Inq 2019 Jun 11;16(2):173-183. Epub 2019 Feb 11.

Department of Justice Canada, 284 Wellington Street, Ottawa, ON, K1A 0H8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11673-019-09898-1DOI Listing
June 2019

A critical realist exploration of the vulnerability of staff to sexual harassment in residential long-term care.

Soc Sci Med 2019 Jun 8:112356. Epub 2019 Jun 8.

Toronto Rehab Institute-University Health Network, Toronto, Canada; Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2019.112356DOI Listing
June 2019

Problematizing Sexual Harassment in Residential Long-Term Care: The Need for a More Ethical Prevention Strategy.

Can J Aging 2019 Apr 17:1-11. Epub 2019 Apr 17.

Toronto Rehab Institute-University Health Network.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0714980819000199DOI Listing
April 2019

Integrating Citizenship, Embodiment, and Relationality: Towards a Reconceptualization of Dance and Dementia in Long-Term Care.

J Law Med Ethics 2018 Sep;46(3):717-723

Pia Kontos has a Ph.D. in Public Health Sciences (University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada), and is a Senior Scientist at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute - University Health Network and Associate Professor in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto. She is a critical scholar committed to the transformation of long-term dementia care so it is more humanistic and socially just. She draws on the arts (e.g., music, dance, improvisational play) to enrich the lives of people living with dementia. She also creates research-based dramas to effect personal and organizational change. She has published across multiple disciplines on embodiment, relationality, ethics, and dementia. Alisa Grigorovich has a Ph.D. in Gender, Feminist & Women's Studies (York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada) and is a postdoctoral fellow in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto. Her research focuses on the organization of care, health equity and ethics, with a focus on sexuality and dementia. In her postdoctoral research she is exploring the management of sexuality in long-term residential care.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1073110518804233DOI Listing
September 2018

Sustaining care for a parent with dementia: an indefinite and intertwined process.

Int J Qual Stud Health Well-being 2017 ;12(sup2):1389578

c Division of Occupational Therapy , Karolinska Institutet , Huddinge , Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17482631.2017.1389578DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5654011PMC
July 2018

Rethinking musicality in dementia as embodied and relational.

J Aging Stud 2018 Jun 19;45:39-48. Epub 2018 Jan 19.

Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaging.2018.01.006DOI Listing
June 2018

Advancing an Ethic of Embodied Relational Sexuality to Guide Decision-Making in Dementia Care.

Gerontologist 2018 03;58(2):219-225

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/geront/gnw137DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5946895PMC
March 2018

Exploring Canadian surgeons' decisions about postoperative weight bearing for their hip fracture patients.

J Eval Clin Pract 2018 02 6;24(1):42-47. Epub 2016 Oct 6.

University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jep.12645DOI Listing
February 2018

Principles for fostering the transdisciplinary development of assistive technologies.

Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 2017 07 7;12(5):480-490. Epub 2016 Apr 7.

g School of Health Sciences, Ulster University , Newtownabbey , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/17483107.2016.1151953DOI Listing
July 2017

The institutional logic of integrated care: an ethnography of patient transitions.

J Health Organ Manag 2017 Mar;31(1):82-95

College of Health and Life Sciences, Brunel University , London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/JHOM-06-2016-0123DOI Listing
March 2017

Relational citizenship: supporting embodied selfhood and relationality in dementia care.

Sociol Health Illn 2017 02;39(2):182-198

Human Rights Law Section, Department of Justice Canada, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1467-9566.12453DOI Listing
February 2017

Citizenship, human rights, and dementia: Towards a new embodied relational ethic of sexuality.

Dementia (London) 2016 May;15(3):315-29

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1471301216636258DOI Listing
May 2016

Re-claiming citizenship through the arts.

Dementia (London) 2016 May;15(3):358-80

Possible Arts, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1471301216637206DOI Listing
May 2016

Being a Woman With Acquired Brain Injury: Challenges and Implications for Practice.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2016 Feb 7;97(2 Suppl):S64-70. Epub 2015 Feb 7.

Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON; Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, ON; Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2014.12.018DOI Listing
February 2016

Elder-Clowning in Long-Term Dementia Care: Results of a Pilot Study.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2016 Feb;64(2):347-53

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jgs.13941DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4846348PMC
February 2016

Clarifying the link between traumatic brain injury and homelessness: workshop proceedings.

Brain Inj 2013 16;27(13-14):1600-5. Epub 2013 Oct 16.

Trauma and Neurosurgery Program and Keenan Research Center of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute , St. Michael's Hospital , Toronto .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/02699052.2013.823666DOI Listing
September 2014

Traumatic brain injury among men in an urban homeless shelter: observational study of rates and mechanisms of injury.

CMAJ Open 2014 Apr 25;2(2):E69-76. Epub 2014 Apr 25.

Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont. ; Injury Prevention Research Office, Trauma and Neurosurgery Program, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ont. ; Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.9778/cmajo.20130046DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4084748PMC
April 2014

Grief, Anger, and Relationality: The Impact of a Research-Based Theater Intervention on Emotion Work Practices in Brain Injury Rehabilitation.

Eval Rev 2014 Feb 17;38(1):29-67. Epub 2014 Apr 17.

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0193841X14531260DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4318689PMC
February 2014

The intraprofessional and interprofessional relations of neurorehabilitation nurses: a negotiated order perspective.

J Adv Nurs 2013 Aug 16;69(8):1797-807. Epub 2012 Nov 16.

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute - University Health Network, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jan.12041DOI Listing
August 2013

Increasing access to chronic disease self-management programs in rural and remote communities using telehealth.

Telemed J E Health 2013 Jun 9;19(6):467-73. Epub 2013 Apr 9.

Women's College Research Institute, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1V7, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/tmj.2012.0197DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3696947PMC
June 2013

Embodiment and dementia.

Dementia (London) 2013 May;12(3):283-7

Brunel University, UK.

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http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1471301213485234
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1471301213485234DOI Listing
May 2013

Embodiment and dementia: exploring critical narratives of selfhood, surveillance, and dementia care.

Dementia (London) 2013 May 7;12(3):288-302. Epub 2013 Mar 7.

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network, Canada; University of Toronto, Canada.

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http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1471301213479787
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1471301213479787DOI Listing
May 2013

Improving client-centered brain injury rehabilitation through research-based theater.

Qual Health Res 2012 Dec 30;22(12):1612-32. Epub 2012 Aug 30.

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1049732312458370DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3741155PMC
December 2012

Traumatic brain injury among people who are homeless: a systematic review.

BMC Public Health 2012 Dec 8;12:1059. Epub 2012 Dec 8.

Trauma and Neurosurgery Program, Keenan Research Center of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St, Michael's Hospital; Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Bond 3-012, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-12-1059DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3538158PMC
December 2012

The experiences of using an anti-collision power wheelchair for three long-term care home residents with mild cognitive impairment.

Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 2011 17;6(4):347-63. Epub 2010 Sep 17.

Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/17483107.2010.519096DOI Listing
September 2011

Dementia care at the intersection of regulation and reflexivity: a critical realist perspective.

J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 2011 Jan 7;66(1):119-28. Epub 2010 Apr 7.

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/geronb/gbq022DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3797086PMC
January 2011

Using drama to improve person-centred dementia care.

Int J Older People Nurs 2010 Jun;5(2):159-68

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/j.1748-3743.2010.00221.x
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1748-3743.2010.00221.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3786173PMC
June 2010

Tacit knowledge of caring and embodied selfhood.

Sociol Health Illn 2009 Jul 16;31(5):688-704. Epub 2009 Apr 16.

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9566.2009.01158.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3741156PMC
July 2009

Mapping new theoretical and methodological terrain for knowledge translation: contributions from critical realism and the arts.

Implement Sci 2009 Jan 5;4. Epub 2009 Jan 5.

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, 11035-550 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2A2, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1748-5908-4-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2639531PMC
January 2009

After the crash: research-based theater for knowledge transfer.

J Contin Educ Health Prof 2008 ;28(3):180-5

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and University of Toronto, Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chp.177DOI Listing
November 2008

From page to stage: dramaturgy and the art of interdisciplinary translation.

J Health Psychol 2008 Mar;13(2):277-86

Department of Public Health, University of Toronto, 155 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5T 3M7, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1359105307086707DOI Listing
March 2008

Staging data: theatre as a tool for analysis and knowledge transfer in health research.

Soc Sci Med 2008 Jan 11;66(1):130-46. Epub 2007 Sep 11.

Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, 155 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 3M7.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2007.07.021DOI Listing
January 2008

Expressions of personhood in Alzheimer's disease: an evaluation of research-based theatre as a pedagogical tool.

Qual Health Res 2007 Jul;17(6):799-811

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1049732307302838DOI Listing
July 2007

The home as a site for long-term care: meanings and management of bodies and spaces.

Health Place 2005 Jun;11(2):173-85

School of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of British Columbia, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, B.C, V6 T 2B5, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthplace.2004.06.001DOI Listing
June 2005

The personal significance of home: habitus and the experience of receiving long-term home care.

Sociol Health Illn 2005 Mar;27(2):161-87

Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9566.2005.00438.xDOI Listing
March 2005