Publications

Provision of school-based physical therapy services: A survey of current practice patterns. Written with Heather K. Thomason, PT, DPT, MS. Pediatric Physical Therapy. Summer 2015. 161-169.

The use of abdominal massage to treat constipation due to opioid use after total knee arthroplasty: A home health case report. Written with Kelly A. Macy PT, MHS. Home Health Section – APTA. Spring 2015. Vol. 50; No. 2; 43-49.

Differentiating Hip Versus Back Pathology with a Patient Status Post Lumbar Laminectomy and Fusion: A Case Study Written with Maria R. Moore MSPT, DPT and Marie B. Corkery, PT, DPT, MHS, FAAOMPT. Orthopaedic Practice Vol. 26; 3:14.

Rhabdomyolysis: Implications for Physical Therapists Written with Jennifer Lee, MSPT, DPT. Today in PT. April 2014.

Fall prevention among older adults: Case reports exemplifying the value of incorporating lumbar stabilization training during balance exercises Written with Van Der Merwe P. JPT. 2014.

Identification and management of acetabular labral tears: A resident’s case study. Written with Stephanie Raymond, PT, DPT. Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice. APR 2014.

Fall prevention among older adults: Case reports exemplifying the value of incorporating lumbar stabilization training during balance exercises Written with Van Der Merwe P. So. African J of Physiotherapy Nov. 2013 Vol. 69 No. 3.

Pediatric Standing Equipment: Indications & Implementation Written with Jonathan Greenwood, PT, MS, c/NDT, CEIS, PCS.  Today in PT.  April 2013.

Cervical Disk Pathology in Patients With Multiple Sclerosis Two Case Reports Written with Ann E. Mullen and Sue Lowe Phys Ther. 2012 Aug; 92(8):1055-64. Epub 2012 Apr 19.

Executive Summary: Reflections by Graduates of a transitional doctor of physical therapy program describe their path of lifelong learning.  Why do I need a tDPT degree?  Written with Susan Lowe, PT, DPT.  IMPACT. 2012.

Low Back Pain: Management and Prevention Written with the American Physical Therapy Association Move Forward PT.  eBook.  April 2012.

Redirecting Inappropriate Sexual Behavior Written with Ziadee Cambier, PT, DPT.  Today in PT.  February 2012.

Phone It In Today in PT.  May 2011.

Functional Electrical Stimulation for Treatment of Chronic Foot Drop Due to an Incomplete Sacral Nerve Root Lesion: A Case Study  Written with Katherine Ambrose, PT, DPT.  The Foot and Ankle Online Journal.  June 2010.

Managing the Diabetic Patient Written with Michelle Diaz-Collins, PT, DPT.  Today in PT: Continuing Education Module.  October 2009.

Exercise and Fall Prevention in Seniors Written with Jill Patnode-Krause, MSPT, GCS, DPT.  Today in PT: Continuing Education Module.  July 2009.

Hippotherapy Written with Kate Violette, MSPT, DPT. Today in PT: Continuing Education Module.  April 2009.

Physical Therapy and Its Role in Head and Neck Cancer Rehabilitation Written with Nancy McGeough, MPT, DPT.  SPOHNC Newsletter, March 2009.

Chronic Subclinical Systematic Inflammation as Measured by C-Reactive Protein and Its Relationship to Physical Therapy Written with Stacey McCooey, MSPT, DPT. Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice, Vol. 20; 3:08.

Orthopaedic Management of Degenerative Joint Disease in a Patient with Arthrogryposis (Amyoplasia). A Case Report.  Written with Matthew Penney, PT, DPT, SCS, ATC.  Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice, April 2008.

Acute Physical Therapy Management for a Patient with Maffucci’s Syndrome Following Modified Internal

Hemipelvectomy and Reconstruction with Saddle Prosthesis: A Case Report Written with Robert Camarda, PT, DPT; Reg B Wilcox III, PT, DPT, MS, OCS; and Roya Ghazinouri, PT, DPT, MS.  Rehabilitation Oncology Vol. 26, No. 1, 2008.

School based scoliosis screening: an analysis of socio-demographics, compliance, efficacy and a proposed role for physical therapists in a state mandated program Written with Arsenio Paez, DPT and Denise Lotufo, DPT. Scoliosis 2007, 2(Suppl 1):S43 (12 October 2007)

Progressive Exercise Alone: Is it Enough? An Evidence-based Case Report Written with Holly Hunt, PT, DPT/s.  Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice, August 2007.

Temporomandibular Dysfunction and Orofacial Pain Written with Nancy Adachi PT, BA and   Robert L. Merrill DDS, MS.  Orthopaedic Section APTA, Inc. Independent Study Course. December 2006.

Use of an Accelerated ACL Rehabilitation Program for Patients with ACL Reconstruction Using an Anterior Tibialis Allograft:  A Case Report Written with Jill Cocarro, PT, MS.  Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice, August 2006.

Musculoskeletal Pattern 4D: Impaired Joint Mobility, Motor Function, Muscle Performance, and Range of Motion Associated With Connective Tissue Dysfunction Written with Marie Corkery, PT, MHS, FAAOMPT. In: Musculoskeletal Essentials:  Preferred Physical Therapist Practice Patterns, SLACK Incorporated, a New Jersey Corporation, 6900 Grove Road, Thorofare, New Jersey, 08086. June 2006.

The Role of the Physical Therapist in the Assessment and Management of the Elderly Patient with Postoperative Delirium Following Hip Fracture Surgery: An Evidence-based Case Report Written with Amy Erickson, PT, MS.  Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice, June 2006.

Sport-Specific and Overuse Issues with Flexibility, Strengthening, and Conditioning in Pediatric Athletes Written with Barbara Ann Fenton, MSPT.  Orthopaedic Section APTA, Inc. Independent Study Course. December 2005. Pages 1-52.

Overuse Injuries in Pediatric Athletes Written with Barbara Ann Fenton, MSPT. Orthopaedic Section APTA, Inc. Independent Study Course. April 2005. Pages 1-56.

Student Assessment of a Backpack Alternative The Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, Volume 35, Number 1, Page A-65, 2005.

Remembering Steven J. Rose Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice, Volume 16, Number 1, Pages 19-20, 2004.

Guest Editorial – Focused Issue: Backpack Use & Safety Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice, Volume 15, Number 3, Page 6, 2003.

Postural Changes Following Backpack Loading in School-aged Children Written with T Hilliard.  Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice, Volume 15, Number 3, Pages 26-29, 2003.

The Amount and Variation of Craniovertebral Angle Changes in College-aged Students Using One-strapped and Two-strapped Backpacks and Bags Written with C SanAgustin, J Raymond and T Hilliard.  Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice, Volume 15, Number 3, Pages 30-33, 2003.

Effectiveness of Specific Postural Exercises in the Treatment of a patient with Temporomandibular Dysfunction: An Evidence-based Case Report The Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, Volume 33, Number 2, Page A-45, 2003.

Safe and Effective Head Posture Measurement in the Elderly: Use of the Head Posture Spinal Curvature Instrument in the Clinical Setting Written with T Hilliard, J Behenna and D Evangelista.  The Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, Volume 33, Number 2, Page A-45, 2003.

Pregnant Women’s Response to a Prenatal Body Mechanics and Exercise Program for the Prevention of Low Back Pain: Report on a Pilot Study Written with S Ciardi and V Gozzo.  Journal of the Section on Women’s Health, 26:4, December 2002.

Measuring Head Posture via the Craniovertebral Angle Written with T Hilliard.  Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice, Volume 14, Number 1, Pages 13-15, 2002.

Craniovertebral Angle Following Backpack Loading Written with T Hilliard.  The Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, Volume 32, Number 1, Page A-40, January 2002.

Continuing Education Call for Participation, Evidence, Authors Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice, Volume 13, Number 4, Pages 7-8, 2001.

Treatment of a Cervical Spine Problem: A Case Report Based on the McKenzie Method of Diagnosis and Treatment with the Introduction of the Use of the Head Posture Spinal Curvature Instrument for Objective Patient Assessment The McKenzie Journal, Volume 9, Number 2, Pages 17-29, 2001.

Cross-Cultural Education of the Physical Therapist: Practice in Oaxaca, Mexico Written with L Chencinski, A Condon and M Garber.  Physical Therapy, Volume 81, Number 5, Page A-12, May 2001.

Normative Values of Head Posture and Cervical Spinal Curvature in the Mexican Population Written with L Chencinski and A Condon. The Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, Volume 31, Number 1, Page A-40, January 2001.

Intrarater Reliability of a Hand Held Device Used to Measure Head Posture and Cervical Curvature Written with TS Hilliard.  Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise.  Volume 32, Number 5 supplement, May 2000.

A New “User-Friendly” Instrument for Measuring Head Posture and Specific Cervical Spine Curvature The Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, Volume 29, Number 1, Page A-43, January 1999.

Lifting Ability and Leg Strength Written with Ragini Herekar. The Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. Volume 14, Pages 24-30, July 1991.

PT Interrupts Daily Practice to Become a Patient Herself PT Bulletin: Volume 4, Pages 6-7 and 34, February 8, 1989.

Distal Sensory Latencies of the Ulnar Nerve in Long Distance Bicyclists: A Pilot Study with Steven G. Nelson The Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. Volume 9, Pages 370-374, May 1988.

The Need for Health Club Physical Therapists. Clinical Management in Physical  Therapy Volume 7, Pages 18-19 and 40, March-April 1987.