Functional and Applied Biomechanics




Thomeer LT, Sheehan FT, Jackson JN (2017) Normalized patellofemoral joint reaction force is greater in individuals with patellofemoral pain. Journal of Biomechanics. 60:238-242. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.06.024

Carlson VR, Sheehan FT, Shen A, Yao L, Jackson JN, Boden BP (2017). The Relationship of Static Tibial Tubercle-Trochlear Groove Measurement and Dynamic Patellar Tracking. Am J Sports Med 45(8):1856-1863. doi: 10.1177/0363546517700119. Awarded AOSSM Excellence in Research Award

Carlson VR, Boden BP, Sheehan FT (2017). Patellofemoral Kinematics and Tibial Tuberosity-Trochlear Groove Distances in Female Adolescents With Patellofemoral Pain. Am J Sports Med 45: 1102-1109.

Carlson VR, Boden BP, Shen A, Jackson JN, Yao L, Sheehan FT (2017). The Tibial Tubercle-Trochlear Groove Distance Is Greater in Patients With Patellofemoral Pain: Implications for the Origin of Pain and Clinical Interventions. Am J Sports Med 45: 1110-1116. doi: 10.1177/0363546516681002

Lerner ZF, Damiano DL, Park HS, Gravunder AJ, Bulea TC. A robotic exoskeleton for treatment of crouch gait in children with cerebral palsy: design and initial application. IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems & Rehabilitation Engineering, 25(6):650-659, 2017. doi:10.1109/TNSRE.2016.2595501

Galey S, Lerner ZF, Bulea TC, Zimbler S, Damiano DL. Effectiveness of surgical and non-surgical management of crouch gait in cerebral palsy: A systematic review. Gait & Posture, 54:93-105, 2017. doi:10.1016/ j.gaitpost.2017.02.024

Damiano DL, Stanley CJ, Bulea TC, Park HS. Motor learning abilities are similar in hemiplegic cerebral palsy compared to controls as assessed by adaptation to unilateral leg-weighting during gait: Part 1. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 11:49, 2017. doi:10.3389/fnhum.2017.00049

Bulea TC, Stanley CJ, Damiano DL. Part 2: Adaptation of gait kinematics in unilateral cerebral palsy demonstrates preserved independent neural control of each limb. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 11:50, 2017. doi:10.3389/fnhum.2017.00050

Lerner ZF, Damiano DL, Bulea TC. A lower-extremity exoskeleton improves knee extension in children with crouch gait from cerebral palsy. Science Translational Medicine, 9(404):eaam9145, 2017. doi:10.1126/scitranslmed.aam9145

Lerner ZF, Damiano DL, Bulea TC. The effects of exoskeleton assisted knee extension on lower-extremity gait kinematics, kinetics, and muscle activity in children with cerebral palsy. Scientific Reports, 7:13512, 2017. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-13554-2

Damiano DL, Stanley CJ, Ohlrich L, Alter KE. Task-specific and functional effects of speed-focused elliptical or motor-assisted cycle training in children with bilateral cerebral palsy: randomized clinical trial. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 31(8):736-745, 2017. doi:10.1177/1545968317718631

Mayfield CH, Kukke SN, Brochard S, Stanley CJ, Alter KE, Damiano DL. Inter-joint coordination analysis of reach-to-grasp kinematics in children and adolescents with obstetrical brachial plexus palsy. Clinical Biomechanics, 46:15-22, 2017. doi:10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2017.04.010

Acevedo AT, Jackson A, Alter KE. Regional rheumatic disorders and rehabilitation in older adults. Clinics in Geriatric Medicine, 33(1):53-72, 2017. doi:10.1016/j.cger.2016.08.005

Pons C, Sheehan FT, Im HS, Brochard S, Alter KE. Shoulder muscle atrophy and its relation to strength loss in obstetrical brachial plexus palsy. Clinical Biomechanics, 48:80-87, 2017. doi:10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2017.07.010

Carlson VR, Boden BP, Shen A, Jackson JN, Alter KE, Sheehan FT. Patellar maltracking persists in adolescent females with patellofemoral pain: A longitudinal study. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, 5(2):2325967116686774, 2017. doi:10.1177/2325967116686774

Alter KE, Gormley M Jr, Patel AT. Spasticity Video Challenge: A look at methods for addressing difficult cases. PM&R, 9(7):738-739, 2017. doi:10.1016/j.pmr/2017.06.012

Frontera WR, Bean JF, Damiano D, Ehrlich-Jones L, Fried-Oken M, Jette A, Jung R, Lieber RL, Malec JF, Mueller MJ, Ottenbacher KJ, Tansey KE, Thompson A. Rehabilitation Research at the National Institutes of Health. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 31(4):304-314, 2017. doi:10.1177/1545968317698875

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Carlson V, Boden BP, Shen A, Jackson JN, Alter KE, Sheehan FT (2016). Poster 119 Pathological Patellofemoral Kinematics Contribute to Idiopathic Patellofemoral Pain in Adolescence and Persist at Four Year Follow-up. PM R 8, S200. doi: 10.1177/2325967116686774

Carlson VR, Sheehan FT, Boden BP (2016). Video Analysis of Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries: A Systematic Review. JBJS Rev 4(11). doi: 10.2106/JBJS.RVW.15.00116.

Kim Y, Bulea TC, Damiano DL. Novel methods to enhance precision and reliability in muscle synergy identification during walking. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 10:455, 2016. doi:10.3389/fnhum.2016.00455

Lerner ZF, Damiano DL, Bulea TC. Estimating the mechanical behavior of the knee joint during crouch gait: implications for real-time motor control of robotic knee orthoses. IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems & Rehabilitation Engineering, 24(6):621-629, 2016. doi:10.1109/TNSRE.2016.2550860

Damiano DL, Zampieri C, Gie J, Acevedo A, Dsurney J. Effects of a rapid-resisted elliptical training program on motor, cognitive, and neurobehavioral functioning in adults with chronic traumatic brain injury. Experimental Brain Research, 234(8):2245-2252, 2016.

Kim Y, Kim WS, Koh K, Yoon BC, Damiano DL, Shim JK. Deficits in motor abilities for multi-finger force control in hemiparetic stroke survivors. Experimental Brain Research, 234(8): 2391-2402, 2016.

Kukke SN, Curatalo LA, de Campos AC, Hallett M, Alter KE, Damiano DL. Coordination of reach-to-grasp kinematics in individuals with childhood-onset dystonia due to hemiplegic cerebral palsy. IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems & Rehabilitation Engineering, 24(5):582-590, 2016.

Damiano D, Forssberg H. We are the world: meeting the global challenge of childhood disability. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 58(7):649, 2016. doi:10.1111/dmcn.13154

Karp BI, Alter KE. Botulinum toxin treatment of blepharospasm, orofacial/oromandibular dystonia, and hemfacial spasm. Seminars in Neurology, 36(1):84-91, 2016. doi:10.1055/s-0036-1571952

Llaneza Ramos VF, Considine E, Karp BI, Lungu C, Alter K, Hallett M. Ultrasound as diagnostic tool for diaphragmatic myoclonus.Movement Disorders Clinical Practice, 3(3):282-284, 2016. doi:10.1002/mdc3.12295

Brochard S, Mozingo JD, Alter KE, Sheehan FT. Three dimensionality of gleno-humeral deformities in obstetrical brachial plexus palsy. Journal Orthopaedic Research, 2016 Apr;34(4):675-82. doi:10.1002/jor.23049

Jackson JN, Sheehan FT, Boden BP, Shen A, Carlson V, Alter KE. Adolescents and Adults with Patellofemoral Pain Have Different Pathological Knee Kinematics. PM&R, 8(9S):S155, 2016. doi:10.1016/j.pmr.2016.07.030

Alter KE. Ultrasound Guidance for Botulinum toxin injections and other chemodenervation procedures. Toxicon, 93S:S3, 2015. doi:10.1016/j.toxicon.2016.11.012

Graham HK, Rosenbaum P, Paneth N, Dan B, Lin JP, Damiano DL, Becher JG, Gaebler-Spira D, Colver A, Reddihough DS, Crompton KE, Lieber RL. Cerebral Palsy. Nature Reviews/Disease Primers, 7(2):15082, 2016. doi:10.1038/nrdp.2015.82

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Im HS, Goltzer O, Sheehan FT (2015). The effective quadriceps and patellar tendon moment arms relative to the tibiofemoral finite helical axis. J Biomech 48: 3737-3742. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.003

Freedman BR, Sheehan FT, Lerner AL (2015). MRI-based analysis of patellofemoral cartilage contact, thickness, and alignment in extension, and during moderate and deep flexion. Knee 22: 405-410. doi: 10.1016/j.knee.2015.06.012.

Shrader JA, Kats I, Kokkinis A, Zampieri C, et al. A randomized controlled trial of exercise in spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy. Ann Clin Transl Neurol. Jul 2015;2(7):739-747.

Kukke SN, de Campos AC, Damiano D, Alter KE, Patronas N, Hallett M. Cortical activation and inter-hemispheric sensorimotor coherence in individuals with arm dystonia due to childhood stroke. Clin Neurophysiol. Aug 2015;126(8):1589-1598.

Krzak JJ, Corcos DM, Damiano DL, et al. Kinematic foot types in youth with equinovarus secondary to hemiplegia. Gait Posture. 2015;41(2):402-408.

Damiano DL, Leonard R. 2014 section on pediatrics knowledge translation lecture: clinicians and researchers on the same path toward facilitating family goals for mobility and participation. Pediatr Phys Ther. 2015;27(2):105-112.

Bulea TC, Kim J, Damiano DL, Stanley CJ, Park HS. Prefrontal, posterior parietal and sensorimotor network activity underlying speed control during walking. Front Hum Neurosci 2015. 2015;9:247.(doi):10.3389/fnhum.2015.00247. eCollection 02015. PMID- 25822350 OWN - NLM STAT- In-Process.

Kim J, Park HS, Damiano DL. An interactive treadmill under a novel control scheme for simulating overground walking by reducing anomolous force. IEEE Transactions on Mechatronics, 20(3):1491-1496, 2015. doi:10.1109/TMECH.2014.2341039

Damiano DL. Muscle synergies: input or output variables for neural control? Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 57(12):1091-1092, 2015. doi:10.1111/dmcn.12843

Croarkin E, Eisenfeld R, Zampieri C, Rekant J. Custom Orthotics to Mitigate effects of Chemotherapy-induced Peripheral Neuropathy. Rehabilitation Oncology, 33(3):43-50, 2015.

Damiano DL, Leonard R. Clinicians and researchers on the same path towards facilitating family goals for mobility and participation. Pediatric Physical Therapy, 27:105-12, 2015. doi:10.1097/PEP.000000000000147

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Sheehan FT, Brochard S, Behnam AJ, Alter KE (2014). Three-dimensional humeral morphologic alterations and atrophy associated with obstetrical brachial plexus palsy. J Shoulder Elbow Surg 23: 708-719. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2014.04.049

Freedman BR, Brindle TJ, Sheehan FT (2014). Re-evaluating the functional implications of the Q-angle and its relationship to in-vivo patellofemoral kinematics. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 29: 1139-1145. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2014.09.012

Sheehan FT, Brochard S, Behnam AJ, Alter KE. Three-dimensional humeral morphologic alterations and atrophy associated with obstetrical brachial plexus palsy. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.

Bulea TC, Prasad S, Kilicarslan A, Contreras-Vidal JL. Sitting and standing intention can be decoded from scalp EEG recorded prior to movement execution. Front Neurosci, 8:376, 2014.

Sukal-Moulton T, de Campos AC, Stanley CJ, Damiano DL. Functional near infrared spectroscopy of the sensory and motor brain regions with simultaneous kinematic and EMG monitoring during motor tasks. LID - 10.3791/52391 [doi]. J Vis Exp. 2014;5(94):MID-25467429.

Maltais DB, Wiart L, Fowler E, Verschuren O, Damiano DL. Health-related physical fitness for children with cerebral palsy. J Child Neurol. 2014;29(8):1091-1100.

Kolobe TH, Christy JB, Gannotti ME, Heathcock JC, Damiano DL, et al. Research summit III proceedings on dosing in children with an injured brain or cerebral palsy: executive summary. Phys Ther. 2014;94(7):907-920.

Im HS, Alter KE, Brochard S, Pons C, Sheehan FT. In vivo pediatric shoulder muscle volumes and their relationship to 3D strength. J Biomech. Aug 22 2014;47(11):2730-2737.

de Campos AC, Kukke SN, Hallett M, Alter KE, Damiano DL. Characteristics of Bilateral Hand Function in Individuals With Unilateral Dystonia Due to Perinatal Stroke: Sensory and Motor Aspects. Journal of Child Neurology. 2014.

Damiano DL. Progressive resistance exercise increases strength but does not improve objective measures of mobility in young people with cerebral palsy. J Physiother. 2014;60(1):MID-24820339.

Damiano DL. Meaningfulness of mean group results for determining the optimal motor rehabilitation program for an individual child with cerebral palsy. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2014;56(12):1141-1146.

Bulea TC, Jonghyun Kim, Damiano DL, Stanley CJ, Hyung-Soon Park. User-driven control increases cortical activity during treadmill walking: an EEG study. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2014;2014:2111-2114.

Carruthers K, Zampieri C, Damiano D. Relating motor and cognitive interventions in animals and humans. Translational Neuroscience, 5(4):227-238, 2014. doi:10.2478/s13380-014-0233-7

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Freedman BR, Sheehan FT (2013). Predicting three-dimensional patellofemoral kinematics from static imaging-based alignment measures. J Orthop Res 31: 441-447. doi: 10.1002/jor.22246

Borotikar BS, Sheehan FT (2013). In vivo patellofemoral contact mechanics during active extension using a novel dynamic MRI-based methodology. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21: 1886-1894. doi: 10.1016/j.joca.2013.08.023

Sadowsky CL, Hammond ER, Strohl AB, Commean PK, Eby SA, Damiano DL, et al. Lower extremity functional electrical stimulation cycling promotes physical and functional recovery in chronic spinal cord injury. The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine. 2013;36(6):623-631.

Fuller RL, Van Winkle EP, Anderson KE, Gruber-Baldini AL, Hill T, Zampieri C, et al. Dual task performance in Parkinson's disease: A sensitive predictor of impairment and disability. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders. 2013;19(3):325-328.

Freedman BR, Sheehan FT. Predicting three-dimensional patellofemoral kinematics from static imaging-based alignment measures. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 2013;31(3):441-447.

Damiano DL, Prosser LA, Curatalo LA, Alter KE. Muscle Plasticity and Ankle Control After Repetitive Use of a Functional Electrical Stimulation Device for Foot Drop in Cerebral Palsy. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair. March 1, 2013 2013;27(3):200-207.

Damiano D, Wingert J, Stanley C, Curatalo L. Contribution of hip joint proprioception to static and dynamic balance in cerebral palsy: a case control study. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation. 2013;10(1):57.

Bulea TC, Prasad S, Kilicarslan A, Contreras-Vidal JL. Classification of stand-to-sit and sit-to-stand movement from low frequency EEG with locality preserving dimensionality reduction. Paper presented at: Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2013 35th Annual International Conference of the IEEE; 3-7 July 2013, 2013.

Bulea TC, Kilicarslan A, Ozdemir R, Paloski WH, Contreras-Vidal JL. Simultaneous Scalp Electroencephalography (EEG), Electromyography (EMG), and Whole-body Segmental Inertial Recording for Multi-modal Neural Decoding. Journal of Visualized Experiments. 2013(77):e50602.

Brochard S, Alter K, Damiano D. Shoulder strength profiles in children with and without brachial plexus palsy. Muscle & Nerve. 2013:n/a-n/a.

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Sheehan FT, Sipprell WH, 3rd, Boden BP (2012). Dynamic sagittal plane trunk control during anterior cruciate ligament injury. Am J Sports Med 40: 1068-1074. doi: 10.1177/0363546512437850.

Sheehan FT (2012). The 3D in vivo Achilles' tendon moment arm, quantified during active muscle control and compared across sexes. J Biomech 45: 225-230. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2011.11.001.

Powers CM, Bolgla LA, Callaghan MJ, Collins N, Sheehan FT (2012). Patellofemoral pain: proximal, distal, and local factors, 2nd International Research Retreat. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 42, A1-54. doi: 10.2519/jospt.2012.0301.

Borotikar BS, Sipprell WH, 3rd, Wible EE, Sheehan FT (2012). A methodology to accurately quantify patellofemoral cartilage contact kinematics by combining 3D image shape registration and cine-PC MRI velocity data. J Biomech 45: 1117-1122. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2011.12.025.

Yoon J, Park H-S, Damiano D. A novel walking speed estimation scheme and its application to treadmill control for gait rehabilitation. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation. 2012;9(1):62.

Steele KM, Damiano DL, Eek MN, Unger M, Delp SL. Characteristics associated with improved knee extension after strength training for individuals with cerebral palsy and crouch gait. Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine. 2012;5(2):99-106.

Sheehan FT, Babushkina A, Alter KE. Kinematic Determinants of Anterior Knee Pain in Cerebral Palsy: A Case-Control Study. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2012;93(8):1431-1440.

Prosser LA, Ohlrich LB, Curatalo LA, Alter KE, Damiano DL. Feasibility and preliminary effectiveness of a novel mobility training intervention in infants and toddlers with cerebral palsy. Developmental Neurorehabilitation. 2012;15(4):259-266.

Prosser LA, Curatalo LA, Alter KE, Damiano DL. Acceptability and potential effectiveness of a foot drop stimulator in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology. 2012;54(11):1044-1049.

Patel S, Park H, Bonato P, Chan L, Rodgers M. A review of wearable sensors and systems with application in rehabilitation. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation. 2012;9(1):21.

Sheehan FT, Borotikar BS, Behnam AJ, Alter KE. Alterations in in vivo knee joint kinematics following a femoral nerve branch block of the vastus medialis: Implications for patellofemoral pain syndrome. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). Jul 2012;27(6):525-531.

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