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  1. Abbott JH, Chapple CM, Fitzgerald GK, Fritz JM, Childs J, Harcombe H, Stout K. (2015). The incremental effects of manual therapy or booster sessions in addition to exercise therapy for knee osteoarthritis: A randomized clinical trial. JOSPT. 45:975-983

  2. Alghadir A, Murad A, Marchetti GF, Whitney SL. (2015). Cross-cultural adaptation and measurement properties of the Arabic version of the Fall Efficacy Scale International. Neurosciences (Riyadh). 20(3):230-235.

  3. Almeida GJ, Wert DM, Brower KS, Piva SR. (2015). Validity of physical activity measures in individuals after total knee arthroplasty. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 96(3):524-31.doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2014.10.009.

  4. Alrwaily M, Holmberg J, Whitney SL. (2015). A Physical Therapist Classification System for Persons with Complaints of Dizziness and Balance Dysfunction. Physical Therapy Reviews, 20(2):110-121.

  5. Araujo PH, Asai S, Pinto M, Protta T, Middleton K, Linde-Rosen M, Irrgang JJ, Smolinski P, Fu FH. (2015). ACL graft position affects in situ graft force following ACL reconstruction. Journal Bone Joint Surgery American 97:1767-1763.

  6. Baldon RM, Piva SR, Scattone Silva R, Serrão FV. (2015). Evaluating Eccentric Hip Torque and Trunk Endurance as Mediators of Changes in Lower Limb and Trunk Kinematics in Response to Functional Stabilization Training in Women with Patellofemoral Pain. Am J Sports Med, pii: 0363546515574690. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25790834.

  7. Bellon JE, Stevans JM, Cohen SM, James AE 3rd, Reynolds B, Zhang Y. (2015). Comparing Advanced Practice Providers and Physicians as Providers of e-Visits. Telemed J E Health. Dec;21(12):1019-26. PMID: 26161623.

  8. Bouzubar FF, Fitzgerald GK, Sparto P, Irrgang JJ. (2015). Quadriceps fatigue test: Test-retest reliability study and relationship to quadriceps activation failure. Physiotherapy Research and Practice, 36:65-72.

  9. Brach JS, Lowry K, Perera S, Hornyak V, Wert D, Studenski SA, VanSwearingen JM. (2015). Improving motor control in walking: A randomized clinical trial in older adults with subclinical walking difficulty. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 96:388-394. PMID:25448244.

  10. Bray GA, Espeland MA, Hergenroeder AL, Houston DK, Jakicic JM, Johnson KC, Abbas Kitabchi, MD; Stephen B. Kritchevsky, PhD; Stephen R. Rapp, PhD; Brent van Dorsten, PhD; Jeff Williamson, MD, MHS.  (2015). Action for Health In Diabetes (Look AHEAD) Movement and Memory Ancillary Study Research Group. Long-Term Impact of Behavioral Weight Loss Intervention on Cognitive Function.  J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci, Sep;69(9):1101-8.  PMID:  24619151.

  11. Bussieres AE, Terhorst L, Leach M, Stuber K, Evans R, Schneider MJ. (2015). Self-reported attitudes, skills and use of evidence-based practice among Canadian doctors of chiropractic: a national survey. J Can Chiropr Assoc. 59(4):332-48. PMID: 26826412.

  12. Delitto A, Piva SR, Moore CG, Fritz JM, Wisniewski SR, Josbeno DA, Fye M, Welch WC. (2015). Surgery versus nonsurgical treatment of lumbar spinal stenosis: a randomized trial. Ann Intern Med. Apr 7;162(7):465-73.

  13. Delitto A, Piva SR, Moore CG, Welch WC. (2015).  Surgery Versus Nonsurgical Treatment of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis. Ann Intern Med, 163(5):397-8. doi: 10.7326/L15-5129-4. PMID: 2632270.

  14. Driessen J, Bellon JE, Stevans J, James AE 3rd, Minnier T, Reynolds BR, Zhang Y. (2015). Innovative approaches to interprofessional care at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. J Interprof Care. 29(5):520-1. PMID: 26171868.

  15. Farrokhi S, Chen YF, Piva SR, Fitzgerald GK, Jeong JH, Kwoh CK. (2015). The Influence of Knee Pain Location on Symptoms, Functional Status and Knee-related Quality of Life in Older Adults with Chronic Knee Pain: Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Clin J Pain, Aug 24. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26308705.

  16. Farrokhi S, Gustafson JA, Chuang W-N, Fitzgerald GK, Tashman S. (2015). Altered Frontal and Transverse Plane Tibiofemoral Kinematics and Patellofemoral Malalignments During Downhill Gait in Patients with Mixed Knee Osteoarthritis. J Biomech, 48:1707-1712. PMC4521908.

  17. Farrokhi S, Meholic B, Chuang WN, Gustafson JA, Fitzgerald GK, Tashman S. (2015). Altered frontal and transverse plane tibiofemoral kinematics and patellofemoral malalignments during downhill gait in patients with mixed knee osteoarthritis. J Biomech, 48(10):1707-12.

  18. Farrokhi S, O’Connell M, Fitzgerald GK. (2015). Altered gait biomechanics and increased knee-specific impairments in patients with coexisting tibiofemoral and patellofemoral osteoarthritis. Gait and Posture, 41:81-85.

  19. Farrokhi S, O’Connell M, Gil AB, Sparto PJ, Fitzgerald GK. (2015).  Altered gait characteristics in patients with knee osteoarthritis and self-reported complaints of instability. J Orth Sport Phys Ther, 23:803-814.

  20. Fitzgerald GK, Hinman RS, Zeni J, Risberg MA, Snyder-Mackler L, Bennell KL. (2015). Design and conduct of clinical trials for rehabilitation in people with osteoarthritis: recommendations from a task force of the osteoarthritis research society international. Osteoarthritis Cartilage, 23:803-814.

  21. Fu FH, van Eck CF, Tashman S, Irrgang JJ, Moreland MS. (2015). Anatomic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a changing paradigm. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy.  23(3):640-8.

  22. Futch D, Schneider MJ, Murphy D, Grayev A. (2015). Vertebral artery dissection in evolution found during chiropractic examination. BMJ Case Rep. Nov 12, 2015. pii: bcr2015212568. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-212568. PMID: 26564115.

  23. Gatouillat A, Bleton H, VanSwearingen J, Perera S, Thompson S, Smith T, Sejdi´c E. (2015). Cognitive tasks during walking affect cerebral blood flow velocities in middle cerebral arteries. Behavioral and Brain Functions, 11:29; DOI 10.1186/s12993-015-0073-9.

  24. Gibbs BB, Hergenroeder AL, Katzmarzyk PT, Lee IM, Jakicic JM. (2015).  Definition, Measurement, and Health Risks of Sedentary Behavior. Medicine & Science in Sports and Exercise, Issue: Volume 47(6), p 1295–1300. PMID:  25222816.

  25. Gustafson JA, Robinson ME, Fitzgerald GK, Tashman S, Farrokhi S. (2015). Knee motion variability in patients with knee osteoarthritis: the effect of self-reported instability. Clin Biomech, 30:475-480.

  26. Hensler D, Illingworth KD, Musahl V, Working ZM, Kobayashi T, Miyawaki M, Lorenz S, Witt M, Irrgang JJ, Huard J, Fu FH.  (2015). Does fibrin clot really enhance graft healing after double-bundle ACL reconstruction in a caprine model? Knee Surgery Sports Traumatolology Arthrosccopy. 23(3):669-79.

  27. Hortobágyi T, Lesinski M, Gäbler M, VanSwearingen JM, Malatesta D, Granacher U. (2015).  Effects of three types of exercise interventions on healthy old adults' gait speed: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Sports Medicine, DOI 10.1007/s40279-015-0371-2.

  28. Houston DK, Leng X, Bray GA, Hergenroeder AL, Hill JO, Jakicic JM, Johnson KC, Neiberg RH, Marsh AP, Rejeski WJ, Kritchevsky SB. (2015). A Long-term Intensive Lifestyle Intervention and Physical Function: the Look AHEAD Movement and Memory Study. Obesity (Silver Spring), 23(1):77-84.

  29. Joreitz RJ, Lynch AD, Rabuck SJ, Lynch BN, Davin S, Irrgang JJ. (2015). Patient-Specific and Surgery-Specific Factors That Affect Return to Sport After ACL Reconstruction. International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. 11(2).

  30. Logerstedt DS, Arundale AM, Lynch AD, Snyder-Mackler L. (2015). Conceptual Framework for a Sports Knee Injury Performance Profile and Return to Activity Criteria. Brazilian Journal of Physical Therapy. 19(5).

  31. Khoja SS, Almeida GJ, Wasko MC, Terhorst L, Piva SR. (2015). Light Intensity Physical Activity is Associated with Lower Cardiovascular Risk Factor Burden in Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken), doi: 10.1002/acr.22711. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26314559.

  32. Khoja SS, Browder D, Daliman D, Piva SR. (2015). Benefits of Thoracic Thrust Manipulation when Applied with a Multi-Modal Treatment Approach in Individuals with Mechanical Neck Pain: A Pilot Randomized Trial. Int J Phys Med Rehabil 3:306. doi:10.4172/2329-9096.1000306.

  33. Lange-Maia BS, Strotmeyer ES, Harris TB, Glynn NW, Simonsick EM, Brach JS, Cauley JA, Richey PA, Schwartz AV, Newman AB. (2015). Physical Activity and Change in Long Distance Corridor Walk Performance in the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study. J Amer Geriatr Soc.63:1348-54. PMID:26096803.

  34. Lin CC, Roche JL, Steed DP, Musolino MC, Marchetti GF, Furman GR, Redfern MS, Whitney SL. (2015). Test-retest reliability of postural stability on two different foam pads. J Nat Sci 1(2):e43.

  35. Lin CC, Whitney SL, Loughlin PJ, Furman JM, Redfern MS, Sienko KH, Sparto PJ. (2015). The effect of age on postural and cognitive task performance while using vibrotactile feedback. Journal of Neurophysiology,113(7):2127-36. doi: 10.1152/jn.00083.2014. PMID: 25589585.

  36. Logerstedt DS, Arundale AM, Lynch AD, Snyder-Mackler L. (2015). A Conceptual Framework for a Sports Knee Injury Performance Profile and Return to Activity Criteria. Brazilian Journal of Physical Therapy, 19(5).

  37. Middleton KK, Muller B, Araujo PH, Fujimaki Y, Rabuck SJ, Irrgang JJ, Tashman S, Fu FH. (2015).  Is the native ACL insertion site "completely restored" using an individualized approach to single-bundle ACL-R? Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 23(8):2145-50.

  38. Millecamps A, Lowry KA, Brach JS, Perera S, Redfern MS, Sejdić E. (2015). Understanding the effects of pre-processing on extracted signal features from gait accelerometry signals. Comput Biol Med. Jul;62:164-74.Epub 2015 Apr 4. PMID:25935124.

  39. Mueller M, Whitney SL, Alghwiri A, Grill E, Furman JM, Alghwiri A, Alghadir A. (2015). Subscales of the Vestibular Activities and Participation (VAP) Questionnaire can be applied across cultures. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 68(2):211-219.

  40. Nadkarni NK, Perera S, Studenski S, Rosano C, Aizenstein HJ, Brach JS, VanSwearingen JM. (2015). Callosal hyperintensities and gait rehabilitation: an analysis of gait speed gain from two types of mobility interventions in older adults. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 96(6):1154-1157.

  41. Piva SR, Farrokhi S, Almeida GJ, Fitzgerald GK, Levison TJ, DiGioia AM III. (2015). Dose-associated changes in gait parameters in response to exercise programs after total knee arthroplasty: Secondary analysis of two randomized studies. Int J Phys Med Rehabil. 3(6):1-7.

  42. Piva SR, Moore C, Schneider M, Gil A, Almeida G, Irrgang J. (2015). A randomized trial to compare exercise treatment methods for patients after total knee replacement: protocol paper. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 16:303  doi:10.1186/s12891-015-0761-5  PMID: 26474988.

  43. Popchak A, Burnett T, Weber N, and Boninger M. (2015). Factors Related to Injury in Youth and Adolescent Baseball Pitching, with an Eye Toward Prevention. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 94(5), 395-409.

  44. Roy TC, Piva SR, Christiansen BC, Lesher JD, Doyle PM, Waring RM, Irrgang JJ, Moore CG, Brininger TL, Sharp MA. (2015) Description of musculoskeletal injuries occurring in female soldiers deployed to Afghanistan. Mil Med.180(3):269-75.

  45. Schneider M, Haas M, Glick R, Stevans J, Landsittel D. (2015). Comparison of spinal manipulation methods and usual medical care for acute and subacute low back pain: a randomized clinical trial. Spine, 40(4):209-17.

  46. Schneider MJ, Evans R, Haas M, Leach M, Hawk C, Long C, et al. (2015). US chiropractors' attitudes, skills and use of evidence-based practice: A cross-sectional national survey. Chiropr Man Therap. 23:16. doi: 10.1186/s12998-015-0060-0.

  47. Sejdic E, Milllecamps A, Teoli J, Rothfuss MA, Franconi NG, Perera S, Jones AK, Brach JS, Mickle MH. (2015). Assessing interactions among multiple physiological systems during walking outside a laboratory: An Android based gait monitor. Comput Methods Programs Biomed.122:450-61. PMID: 26390946.

  48. Simons DJ, Carvell GE, Kyriazi HT. (2015). Alterations in Functional Thalamocortical Connectivity Following Neonatal Whisker Trimming with Adult Regrowth. J Neurophysiol 114: 1912-1922.

  49. Stevans JM, Bise C, McGee JC, et al. (2015). Special Issue: Knowledge Translation and Implementation. Evidence-Based Practice Implementation: A Case Report of the Evolution of a Quality Improvement Program in a Multi-Center Physical Therapy Organization. Phys Ther. Apr;95(4):588-99. PMID:  25573756.

  50. Sustakoski A, Perera S, VanSwearingen JM, Studenski SA, Brach JS. (2015). The Impact of Testing Protocol on Recorded Gait Speed. Gait & Posture Soc, 41(1):329-331.PMID:25468684.

  51. Wert D, Brach JS, Perera S, VanSwearingen J. (2015). The test-retest reliability of indirect calorimetry measures of energy expenditure during overground walking in older adults with mobility limitations. J Aging Phys Act, 23, 346 – 351.

  52. White, N. T., et al. (2015). The American Physical Therapy Association's top five choosing wisely recommendations. Physical Therapy, 95(1): 9-24.

  53. Whitney SL, Alghwiri A, Alghadir A. (2015). Physical therapy for persons with vestibular disorders. Curr Opin Neurol. 1:61-68.

  54. Whitney SL, Marchetti GF, Otis L, Ellis J. (2015). Outcomes of usual versus a specialized falls and balance program in the home. Home Healthcare Now, 33(5):265-274.

  55. Winser SJ, Smith CM, Hale LA, Claydon LS, Whitney SL, Mehta P. (2015). COSMIN for quality rating systematic reviews on psychometric properties. Phys Ther Reviews. 20(2):132-134.

  56. Zakko P, van Eck CF, Guenther D, Irrgang JJ, Fu FH. (2015). Can we predict the size of frequently used autografts in ACL reconstruction? Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy Jul 17. [Epub ahead of print]