Blanchet, R., & Edwards, N. (2018). A need to improve the assessment of environmental hazards for falls on stairs and in bathrooms: results of a scoping review. BMC Geriatrics, 18(1), 272. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12877-018-0958-1
Edwards, N. (2018). Letter to the editor: Getting better value out of studies examining prompts for stair use. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 54(2), 323. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2017.07.011
Edwards, N., & Dulai, J. (2018). Examining the relationships between walkability and physical activity among older persons: what about stairs? BMC Public Health, 18(1), 1025. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5945-0
Grant, T., Andrew, C., Edwards, N., Sveistrup, H., & Egan, M. (2011). Creating walkable places: neighbourhood and municipal level perspectives on the socio‐political process in Ottawa, Canada. Journal of Urbanism: International Research on Placemaking and Urban Sustainability, 4(1), 81–104. https://doi.org/10.1080/17549175.2011.563958
Guitard, P., Sveistrup, H., Edwards, N., & Lockett, D. (2011). Use of different bath grab bar configurations following a balance perturbation. Assistive Technology, 23(4), 205–215. https://doi.org/10.1080/10400435.2011.614674
Blanchard, C. M., Reid, R. D., Morrin, L. I., McDonnell, L., McGannon, K., Rhodes, R. E., … Edwards, N. (2010). Demographic and Clinical Determinants of Moderate to Vigorous Physical Activity During Home-based Cardiac Rehabilitation: The Home-based Determinants of Exercise (HOME) study. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention, 30(4), 240–245. https://doi.org/10.1097/HCR.0b013e3181d0c4ae
Grant, T. L., Edwards, N., Sveistrup, H., Andrew, C., & Egan, M. (2010a). Inequitable walking conditions among older people: examining the interrelationship of neighbourhood socio-economic status and urban form using a comparative case study. BMC Public Health, 2010(10), 677. https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-10-677
Grant, T. L., Edwards, N., Sveistrup, H., Andrew, C., & Egan, M. (2010b). Neighbourhood walkability: Older peoples’ perspectives from four neighbourhoods in Ottawa, Canada. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 18(3), 293–312. https://doi.org/10.1123/japa.18.3.293
Benjamin, K., Rankin, J., Edwards, N., Ploeg, J., & Legault, F. (2016). The social organization of a sedentary life for residents in long-term care. Nursing Inquiry, 23(2), 128–137. https://doi.org/10.1111/nin.12120
Benjamin, K., Edwards, N., Ploeg, J., & Legault, F. (2014). Barriers to physical activity and restorative care for residents in long-term care: a review of the literature. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 22(1), 154–165. https://doi.org/10.1123/japa.2012-0139
Benjamin, K., Edwards, N., Guitard, P., Murray, M. A., Caswell, W., & Perrier, M. J. (2011). Factors that influence physical activity in long-term care: perspectives of residents, staff, and significant others. Canadian Journal on Aging = La Revue Canadienne Du Vieillissement, 30(2), 247–258. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0714980811000080
Murray, M. A., Higuchi, K. A. S., Edwards, N., Greenough, M., & Hoogeveen, K. (2011). Practice change in long-term care facilities in Ontario: views of managers and staff. Geriatric Nursing, 32(6), 418–428. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gerinurse.2011.08.001
Benjamin, K., Edwards, N., & Caswell, W. (2009). Factors influencing the physical activity of older adults in long-term care: administrators perspectives. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 17(2), 181–195.
Harrowing, J. N., Edwards, N., Richter, S., Minnie, K., & Rae, T. (2018). African and Caribbean Nurses’ Decisions about HIV Testing: A Mixed Methods Study. AIDS and Behavior, 22(2), 545–559. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10461-017-1862-y
Hewko, S. J., Cummings, G. G., Pietrosanu, M., & Edwards, N. (2018). The impact of quality assurance initiatives and workplace policies and procedures on HIV/AIDS-Related stigma experienced by patients and nurses in regions with high prevalence of HIV/AIDS. AIDS and Behavior, 2018, 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10461-018-2066-9
Edwards, N., Kahwa, E., & Hoogeveen, K. (2017). Results of an integrative analysis: a call for contextualizing HIV and AIDS clinical practice guidelines to support evidence-based practice. Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, 14(6), 492–498. https://doi.org/10.1111/wvn.12247
Merry, L., Pelaez, S., & Edwards, N. C. (2017). Refugees, asylum-seekers and undocumented migrants and the experience of parenthood: a synthesis of the qualitative literature. Globalization and Health, 13(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12992-017-0299-4
Riddell, M. A., Edwards, N., Thompson, S. R., Bernabe-Ortiz, A., Praveen, D., Johnson, C., … GACD Hypertension Research Programme. (2017). Developing consensus measures for global programs: lessons from the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases Hypertension research program. Globalization and Health, 13(1), 17. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12992-017-0242-8
Wafula, C. O., Edwards, N., & Kaseje, D. C. O. (2017). Contextual variations in costs for a community health strategy implemented in rural, peri-urban and nomadic sites in Kenya. BMC Public Health, 17(1), 224. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-017-4140-z
Edwards, N., Kaseje, D., Kahwa, E., Klopper, H. C., Mill, J., Webber, J., … Harrowing, J. (2016). The impact of leadership hubs on the uptake of evidence-informed nursing practices and workplace policies for HIV care: a quasi-experimental study in Jamaica, Kenya, Uganda and South Africa. Implementation Science, 11(1), 110. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13012-016-0478-3
Massaquoi, L. D., & Edwards, N. C. (2015). A scoping review of maternal and child health clinicians attitudes, beliefs, practice, training and perceived self-competence in environmental health. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(12), 15769–15781. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph121215018
Dyke, E., Edwards, N., McDowell, I., Muga, R., & Brown, S. (2014). Shaped by asymmetrical interdependence: a qualitative case study of the external influences on international non-governmental organizations’ implementation of equity principles in HIV/AIDS work. International Journal for Equity in Health, 13(1), 86–86. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12939-014-0086-2
Mill, J., Davison, C., Richter, S., Etowa, J., Edwards, N., Kahwa, E., … Harrowing, J. (2014). Qualitative research in an international research program: maintaining momentum while building capacity in nurses. International Journal of Qualitative Methods, 13(1), 151–169. https://doi.org/10.1177/160940691401300105
Ochieng, B., Akunja, E., Edwards, N., Mombo, D., Marende, L., & Kaseje, D. C. O. (2014). Perceptions of health stakeholders on task shifting and motivation of community health workers in different socio demographic contexts in Kenya (nomadic, peri-urban and rural agrarian). BMC Health Services Research, 14 (Suppl 1), S4. https://doi.org/10.1186/1472-6963-14-S1-S4
Davison, C. M., Kahwa, E., Edwards, N., Atkinson, U., Hepburn-Brown, C., Aiken, J., Dawkins, P., … MacFarlane, D. (2013). Ethical challenges and opportunities for nurses in HIV and AIDS community-based participatory research in Jamaica. Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics, 8(1), 55–67. https://doi.org/10.1525/jer.2013.8.1.55
Kahwa, E. K., Waldron, N. K., Younger, N. O., Edwards, N. C., Knight-Madden, J. M., Bailey, K. A., … Lewis-Bell, K. N. (2012). Asthma and allergies in Jamaican children aged 2-17 years: a cross-sectional prevalence survey. BMJ Open, 2(4). https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2012-001132
Kahwa, E. K., Younger, N. O., Wint, Y. B., Waldron, N. K., Hewitt, H. H., & Knight-, J. M. (2010). The Jamaica asthma and allergies national prevalence survey: rationale and methods. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 10, 29. https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2288-10-29
Webber, G., Edwards, N., Amaratunga, C., Graham, I. D., Keane, V., & Ros, S. (2010). Knowledge and views regarding condom use among female garment factory workers in Cambodia. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 41(3), 11.
Webber, G., Edwards, N., Graham, I. D., Amaratunga, C., Keane, V., & Socheat, R. (2010). Life in the big city: The multiple vulnerabilities of migrant Cambodian garment factory workers to HIV. Women’s Studies International Forum, 33(3), 159–169.
Webber, G., Edwards, N., Graham, I. D., Amaratunga, C., Gaboury, I., Keane, V., … McDowell, I. (2009). A survey of Cambodian health-care providers’ HIV knowledge, attitudes and intentions to take a sexual history. International Journal of STD & AIDS, 20(5), 346–350. https://doi.org/10.1258/ijsa.2008.008390
Semenic, S., Edwards, N., Premji, S., Olson, J., Williams, B., & Montgomery, P. (2015). Decision-making and evidence use during the process of prenatal record review in Canada: a multiphase qualitative study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 15, 78. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12884-015-0503-6
Macdonald, J.-A., Davies, B., Edwards, N., Marck, P., & Guernsey, J. R. (2012). Priority setting and policy advocacy for community environmental health by nursing associations: A conceptual framework to guide research. Aporia, 4(1).
Ploeg, J., Skelly, J., Rowan, M., Edwards, N., Davies, B., Grinspun, D., … Downey, A. (2010). The role of nursing best practice champions in diffusing practice guidelines: A mixed methods study. Worldviews on Evidence‐Based Nursing, 7(4), 238–251.
Smith, D., Edwards, N., Peterson, W., Jaglarz, M., Laplante, D., & Estable, A. (2010). Rethinking nursing best practices with aboriginal communities: informing dialogue and action. Nursing Leadership, 22(4), 24–39.
Aston, M., Meagher-Stewart, D., Edwards, N., & Young, L. M. (2009). Public health nurses’ primary health care practice: strategies for fostering citizen participation. Journal of Community Health Nursing, 26(1), 24–34. https://doi.org/10.1080/07370010802605762
Edwards, N., Webber, J., Mill, J., Kahwa, E., & Roelofs, S. (2009). Building capacity for nurse-led research. International Nursing Review, 56(1), 88–94. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1466-7657.2008.00683.x
McPherson, C., Ploeg, J., Edwards, N., Ciliska, D., & Sword, W. (2017). A catalyst for system change: a case study of child health network formation, evolution and sustainability in Canada. BMC Health Services Research, 17(1), 100. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-017-2018-5
Higuchi, K. S., Edwards, N., Carr, T., Marck, P., & Abdullah, G. (2015). Development and evaluation of a workshop to support evidence-based practice change in long-term care. Journal for Nurses in Professional Development, 31(1), 28–34. https://doi.org/10.1097/NND.0000000000000120
Berta, W., Virani, T., Bajnok, I., Edwards, N., & Rowan, M. (2014). Understanding whole systems change in health care: the case of the nurse practitioners in Canada. Evidence & Policy: A Journal of Research, Debate and Practice, 10(3), 313–336. https://doi.org/10.1332/174426413X662798
Aslanyan, G., Granger, L., Edwards, N., Elmslie, K., Fralick, P., & Poirier, A. (2012). The need for continuous systems thinking in public health in Canada. Canadian Journal of Public Health = Revue Canadienne De Sante Publique, 103(2), 158.
MacDonald, J.-A., Edwards, N., Davies, B., Marck, P., & Guernsey, J. R. (2012). Priority setting and policy advocacy by nursing associations: a scoping review and implications using a socio-ecological whole systems lens. Health Policy, 107(1), 31–43. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2012.03.017
Edwards, N., Rowan, M., Marck, P., & Grinspun, D. (2011). Understanding whole systems change in health care: the case of nurse practitioners in Canada. Policy, Politics & Nursing Practice, 12(1), 4–17. https://doi.org/10.1177/1527154411403816
Aslanyan, G., Benoit, F., Bourgeault, I. L., Edwards, N., Hancock, T., King, A., … Timmings, C. (2010). The inevitable health system(s) reform: An opportune time to reflect on systems thinking in public health in Canada. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 101(6), 499–499. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03403972
Di Ruggiero, E., & Edwards, N. (2018). The interplay between participatory health research and implementation research: Canadian research funding perspectives. BioMed Research International, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/1519402
Edwards, N., & Plotnikoff, R. C. (2018). Mobilizing an underused resource: cohort studies for population health intervention research. International Journal of Epidemiology, 47(6), 1730–1733. https://doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyy191
Edwards, N., Plotnikoff, R. C., & Hoogeveen, K. (2018). Enhancing the utility of International Journal of Epidemiology cohort profiles. International Journal of Epidemiology, 47(3), 1008–1009. https://doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyy104
Di Ruggiero, E., Kishchuk, N., Viehbeck, S., Edwards, N., Robinson, K., Riley, B., & Fowler, H. S. (2017). Alliance members’ roles in collective field-building: an assessment of leadership and championship within the Population Health Intervention Research Initiative for Canada. Health Research Policy and Systems, 15(1), 101. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12961-017-0265-x
Benzies, K., Mychasiuk, R., Kurilova, J., Tough, S., Edwards, N., & Donnelly, C. (2014). Two‐generation preschool programme: immediate and 7‐year‐old outcomes for low‐income children and their parents. Child and Family Social Work, 19, 203–214. https://doi.org/doi:10.1111/j.1365-2206.2012.00894.x
Blanchard, C., Rainham, D., McSweeney, J., Spence, J., McDonnell, L., Rhodes, R., … Edwards, N. (2012). Community SES, perceived environment, and physical activity during home-based cardiac rehabilitation: is there a need to consider the urban vs. rural distinction? Journal of Urban Health, 89(2), 285–295. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11524-011-9661-7
Edwards, N., Viehbeck, S., Hämäläinen, R.-M., Rus, D., Skovgaard, T., Goor, I. van de, … Aro, A. R. (2012). Challenges of ethical clearance in international health policy and social sciences research: experiences and recommendations from a multi-country research programme. Public Health Reviews, 34(1), 11. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03391663
Benzies, K., Edwards, N., Tough, S., Nagan, K., Mychasiuk, R., Keown, L.-A., & Donnelly, C. (2011). Effects of a two‐generation preschool programme on receptive language skill in low‐income Canadian children. Early Child Development and Care, 181(3), 397–412. https://doi.org/10.1080/03004430903424579
Blanchard, C. M., Reid, R. D., Morrin, L. I., McDonnell, L., McGannon, K., Rhodes, R. E., … Edwards, N. (2011). Understanding physical activity during home-based cardiac rehabilitation from multiple theoretical perspectives. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention, 31(3), 173–180. https://doi.org/10.1097/HCR.0b013e3181ff0dfe
Edwards, N., Rouleau, J., Tamblyn, R., & Joanette, Y. (2011). Investments in patient-oriented research and population health research are complementary: response to editorial by Gilles Paradis. Canadian Journal of Public Health = Revue Canadienne De Sante Publique, 102(6), 479.
Edwards, N. C., Viehbeck, S. M., Di Ruggiero, E., & McMahon, M. (2011). Population health intervention research in Canada: catalyzing research through funding. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research = Revue Canadienne De Recherche En Sciences Infirmieres, 43(4), 93–98.
Higuchi, K. S., Davies, B. L., Edwards, N., Ploeg, J., & Virani, T. (2011). Implementation of clinical guidelines for adults with asthma and diabetes: a three-year follow-up evaluation of nursing care. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 20(9–10), 1329–1338. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2702.2010.03590.x
Viehbeck, S. M., Melnychuk, R., McDougall, C. W., Greenwood, H., & Edwards, N. C. (2011). Population and public health ethics in Canada: a snapshot of current national initiatives and future issues. Canadian Journal of Public Health = Revue Canadienne De Sante Publique, 102(6), 410–413.
MacLean, L. M., Clinton, K., Edwards, N., Garrard, M., Ashley, L., Hansen-Ketchum, P., & Walsh, A. (2010). Unpacking vertical and horizontal integration: childhood overweight/obesity programs and planning, a Canadian perspective. Implementation Science, 5(1), 36.
Mill, J. E., Edwards, N., Jackson, R. C., MacLean, L., & Chaw-Kant, J. (2010). Stigmatization as a social control mechanism for persons living with HIV and AIDS. Qualitative Health Research, 20(11), 1469–1483. https://doi.org/DOI : 10.1177/1049732310375436
Benzies, K., Tough, S., Edwards, N., Nagan, K., Nowicki, B., Mychasiuk, R., & Donnelly, C. (2009). Effects of a two-generation Canadian preschool program on parenting stress, self-esteem, and life skills. Early Childhood Services, 3(1), 19–32.
Meagher-Stewart, D., Edwards, N., Aston, M., & Young, L. (2009). Population health surveillance practice of public health nurses. Public Health Nursing, 26(6), 553–560. https://doi.org/doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1446.2009.00814.x
Mill, J., Edwards, N., Jackson, R., Austin, W., MacLean, L., & Reintjes, F. (2009). Accessing health services while living with HIV: Intersections of stigma. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research Archive, 41(3).
Edwards, N., & Etowa, J. (2019). Chapter 14: Community health planning, monitoring and evaluation. In L.L. Stamler, L. Yiu, A. Dosani, J. Etowa & C. Van Daalen-Smith (Eds.). Community health nursing: A Canadian perspective (5th Ed.). (pp. 271-289). Toronto: Pearson Canada Inc.
Edwards, N., Riley, B., & Willis, C. (2018). Chapter 15: Scaling-up cancer control innovations. In D.A. Chambers, C.A. Vinson, W.E. Norton (Eds). Advancing the science of implementation across the cancer continuum. (pp.297-311). Oxford University Press.
Edwards, N., & Barker, P. M. (2014). The importance of context in implementation research. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 67 (Suppl 2), S157-162. https://doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000000322
Edwards, N. (2012). Taking action on health inequities: essential contributions by qualitative researchers. International Journal of Qualitative Methods, 11(2), 61–63. https://doi.org/10.1177/160940691201100207
Edwards, N., & Cohen, E. R. M. (2012). Joining up action to address social determinants of health and health inequities in Canada. Healthcare Management Forum, 25(3), 151–154. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hcmf.2012.07.002
Edwards, N., & Di Ruggiero, E. (2011). Exploring which context matters in the study of health inequities and their mitigation. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 39(6_suppl), 43–49. https://doi.org/10.1177/1403494810393558
Greenwood, H. L., Edwards, N., Hoogbruin, A., Kahwa, E. K., Odhiambo, O. N., & Buong, J. A. (2011). A review of equity issues in quantitative studies on health inequalities: the case of asthma in adults. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 11, 104. https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2288-11-104
Edwards, N., Aronson, K., Di Ruggiero, E., Regehr, C., Swift, K., Leigh, J., … Delaney, J. (2010). Response to editor’s page: health equity does matter. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 101(2), 186–187. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03404369
Roelofs, S., Edwards, N., Viehbeck, S., & Anderson, C. (2019). Formative, embedded evaluation to strengthen interdisciplinary team science: Results of a 4-year, mixed methods, multi-country case study. Research Evaluation, 28(1), 37–50. https://doi.org/10.1093/reseval/rvy023
Edwards, N., & Higuchi, K. S. (2018). Process evaluation of a participatory, multimodal intervention to improve evidence-based care in long-term care settings. Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, 15(5). https://doi.org/10.1111/wvn.12313
Tudisca, V., Valente, A., Castellani, T., Stahl, T., Sandu, P., Dulf, D., … on behalf of the REPOPA Consortium. (2018). Development of measurable indicators to enhance public health evidence-informed policy-making. Health Research Policy and Systems, 16(1), 47. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12961-018-0323-z
Aro, A. R., Bertram, M., Hämäläinen, R.-M., Van De Goor, I., Skovgaard, T., Valente, A., … Edwards, N., REPOPA Consortium. (2016). Integrating research evidence and physical activity policy making-REPOPA project. Health Promotion International, 31(2), 430–439. https://doi.org/10.1093/heapro/dav002
Edwards, N., Kaseje, D., & Kahwa, E. (Eds.). (2016). Building and evaluating research capacity in healthcare systems: Case studies and innovative models. Cape Town, South Africa: UCT press; Ottawa, ON: International Development Research Centre.
Edwards, N., Roelofs, S., & Viehbeck, S. (2013). “Learning from the past, building for the future”: Participatory approaches to evaluation of the REsearch into POlicy to enhance Physical Activity (REPOPA). European Journal of Public Health, 23(suppl_1). https://doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckt126.065
Kothari, A., Rudman, D., Dobbins, M., Rouse, M., Sibbald, S., & Edwards, N. (2012). The use of tacit and explicit knowledge in public health: a qualitative study. Implementation Science, 7(1), 20. https://doi.org/10.1186/1748-5908-7-20
Sibbald, S., Kothari, A., Rudman, D., Dobbins, M., Rouse, M., Edwards, N., & Gore, D. (2012). Partnerships in public health: Lessons from knowledge translation and program planning. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 44(1), 94-119.
Kothari, A., MacLean, L., Edwards, N., & Hobbs, A. (2011). Indicators at the interface: managing policymaker-researcher collaboration. Knowledge Management Research & Practice, 9(3), 203–214. https://doi.org/10.1057/kmrp.2011.16
Kothari, A. R., Bickford, J. J., Edwards, N., Dobbins, M. J., & Meyer, M. (2011). Uncovering tacit knowledge: a pilot study to broaden the concept of knowledge in knowledge translation. BMC Health Services Research, 11, 198. https://doi.org/10.1186/1472-6963-11-198
Lee, B. K., Lockett, D., & Edwards, N. (2010). Gauging alignments : an ethnographically informed method for process evaluation in a community-based intervention. Canadian Journal of Program Evaluation, 25(2), 1–27.
Kothari, A., Edwards, N., Hamel, N., & Judd, M. (2009). Is research working for you? validating a tool to examine the capacity of health organizations to use research. Implementation Science, 4(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/1748-5908-4-46
Kothari, A., MacLean, L., & Edwards, N. (2009). Increasing capacity for knowledge translation: understanding how some researchers engage policy makers. Evidence & Policy: A Journal of Research, Debate and Practice, 5(1), 33–51. https://doi.org/10.1332/174426409X395402