Research and Poster Information

Research Day/Poster Presentations

Award Recipients Poster and Platform AAOMPT conference - 2014

Research Award Recipients Cardon and OPTP AAOMPT

2014 Poster Presentation Schedule

Instructions to Poster and Platform Presenters

Poster Formatting Guidelines

Judging Criteria for Poster Sessions

Electronic publication by the Journal of Manual and Manipulative Therapy of Abstracts Accepted for Poster and Platform Presentations at the 2014 AAOMPT conference

Judging Criteria for Platform Sessions

Poster Presentations:

Friday, October 24, 2014 – 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Presenters will be available in the Lonestar Prefunction right outside the Exhibit Hall to discuss their poster presentations and attendees are encouraged to attend to network and develop contacts among each other. Posters will be available for viewing through Saturday, October 25, at 12:00 pm.
(see attachment for listing)

Platform Presentations

Friday, October 24
12:00 am - 12:35 pm 5x5 Research
Moderator Jean-Michel Brismée
11:55 am - 12:00 pm Daniel Rhon, Julie Fritz
Potential Adverse Events Following Spinal Manipulation: A Comparison Between 3 Disciplines
12:05 pm - 12:10 pm Carol Courtney, Ali Alsouhibani, Pranoti Atre
The Relationship Between Pain, Vibratory Detection Deficits, Impaired Proprioception And Function Comparing Chronic Knee Osteoarthritis And Post Rehabilitated ACL Reconstruction
12:10 pm - 12:15 pm Paul Mintken, Amy McDevitt
Treatment Of Patients With Chronic Bicipital Tendinopathy With Dry Needling And Eccentric Exercise: A Case Series
12:15 pm - 12:30 pm Q & A
3:05 pm - 3:35 pm 5x5 Research
Moderator Jean-Michel Brismée
3:05 pm - 3:10 pm Brett D. Neilson, Robert E Boyles
The Effects Of The Spinal Manipulation Prohibition On Physical Therapists' Decision To Practice In Washington State
3:10 pm - 3:15 pm Nancy Tablott, Dexter Witt
Is There A Distraction Component During Posterior Mobilization Of The Glenohumeral? An In Vivo Analysis Using Ultrasound Imaging
3:15 pm - 3:20 pm Chad Cook, Shannon M Petersen, Megan Donaldson, Ken Learman
Can Manual Therapists Determine Responders To Care After The First Visit?
3:20 pm - 3:35 pm Q & A
Saturday October 25
11:00 am - 11:45 am Research Presentations (5x5 Breakout Sessions)
Glenohumeral Joint
Moderator: Sharon Wang
11:00 am - 11:05 am Dexter Witt, Nancy Talbott
In-Vivo Measurements Of Humeral Movement During Glenohumeral Inferior Mobilizations
11:05 am - 11:10 am Nancy Talbott, Dexter Witt
Forces Utilized During Glenohumeral Inferior Mobilizations
11:10 am - 11:15 am Dexter Witt, Nancy Talbott
Inferior Glenohumeral Mobilizations: The Effect Of Shoulder Position On Movement And Force
11:15 am - 11:20 am Michael Crowell, Bradley Tragord
Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy For Glenohumeral Osteoarthritis: A Case Study
11:20 am - 11:25 am Martin Barclay, Mark Levsen, Kevin Farrell
The Use Of A Comparable Sign As A Progression Guide In A Patient With Subacromial Impingement Syndrome: A Case Study
11:25 am - 11:45 am Q & A
Cervical Spine
Moderator: John Childs
11:00 am - 11:05 am Holly Jonely, Mehul Desai, Jean-Michel Brismée, Valerie Phelps, Phillip Sizer
Immediate Symptoms And Radiological Improvements In C4-C6 Cervical Kyphotic Kink Following Local Dorsoventral Mobilization In A Patient With A 4-Year History Of Neck Pain
11:05 am - 11:10 am Jordan Garcia
Systematic Review And Meta-Analysis On The Effectiveness Of Cervical Manipulation In Reducing Pain And Frequency Of Headaches In Patients With Cervicogenic Headaches
11:10 am - 11:15 am Leah D. Ruggirello, Alicia Emerson-Kavchak
Manual Therapy And Vestibular Rehabilitation For A Complex Case Of Whiplash Associated Dizziness
11:15 am - 11:20 am Kathleen Cummins, Alicia Emerson-Kavchak
Post-Concussive Management For Return To Work Utilizing Manual Therapy, Vestibular Rehabilitation And Cervicocephalic Kinesthesia Retraining In A Patient Following Whiplash Injury
11:20 am - 11:25 am Kristen Saviola, Ron Schenk, Thomas Coleman
Cervicogenic Dizziness Post Concussion A Case Report
11:25 am - 11:45 am Q & A
Lumbar Spine
Moderator: Tim Flynn
11:00 am - 11:05 am Jodi Young, John Sayler
Muscle Energy Techniques For Patients With Low Back Pain Meeting Criteria For The Lumbar Spinal Manipulation Clinical Prediction Rule
11:05 am - 11:10 am Jason Elvin, Heidi Ojha, Scott Burns, William Egan
Development Of An Acute Spine Program To Promote Early Evidence Based Management Of Acute Spine Pain Within A Community
11:10 am - 11:15 am William Kolb, Michael Bade, Paul Estabrooks
Implementation Of Evidence-Based Physical Therapy Practice Guidelines For Low Back Pain: A Pilot Study
11:15 am - 11:20 am Stephane Sobczak, Pierre-Michel Dugailly, Virginie Poortmans, Bernard Poortmans, Jean-Michel Brismée
In Vivo Lumbar Spine Height Change Following Sustained Lumbar Extension Posture: Comparison Of Stadiometry Versus Diagnostic Ultrasound Measurements
11:20 am - 11:25 am Mitchell Selhorst, Brittany Selhorst
Lumbar Manipulation For The Treatment Of Acute Low Back Pain In Adolescents: A Randomized Controlled Trial
11:25 am - 11:45 am Q & A
Pelvic Girdle
Moderator: Alicia Emerson-Kavchak
11:00 am - 11:05 am Kelli j. Brizzolara, Sharon Wang-Price, Toni Roddey, Ann Medley
A Randomized Clinical Trial Of The Effectiveness Of The Compression Belt For Patients With Sacroiliac Joint Pain
11:05 am - 11:10 am Lee Marinko
The Utilization Of Manual Intrarectal Manipulation In The Examination And Treatment Of Coccydynia: A Case Series
11:10 am - 11:15 am Daniel Shobel, Daniel Pagan, Weiqing Ge
Treating Sacral Torsion With Muscle Energy Technique Simulated By Exercise
11:15 am - 11:20 am Kelly Bernard
Alternative Approaches In Orthopedic Manual Therapy: A Critical Review Of The Literature On Yoga As An Intervention For Chronic Low Back Pain
11:20 am - 11:25 am Susan Clinton
Pelvic Girdle Pain In The Antepartum Population - Physical Therapy Clinical Practice Guidelines Linked To The International Classification Of Functioning, Disability And Health
11:25 am - 11:45 am Q & A
Lower Extremity
Moderator: Shannon Petersen
11:00 am - 11:05am Justin J. Waltrip, Brett A Beuning, Brian Young
Differential Diagnosis And Management Of Intermittent Vascular Claudication In A 57 Year-Old Male
11:05 am - 11:10 am Jeevan J. Pandya
Use Of An Evidenced Based Multimodal Physical Therapy Approach Including Manipulation In Treatment Of A Patient With Complex Regional
11:10 am - 11:15 am Gain Apte, Carlee Uhrich, Rachel Latham
Proximal Tibio-Fibular Joint As A Cause Of Lateral Knee Pain
11:15 am - 11:20 am Brad M. Gilden
A Functional Manual Therapy Approach To Treating Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome In A Triathlete
11:20 am - 11:25 am Gesine Seeber, Mark Wilhelm, Omer Matthijs, Gunther Windisch, Phillip Sizer
Validation Of The Lateral Anterior Drawer Test For Examining Posterior Cruciate Ligament Integrity In Unembalmed Cadaveric Knees
11:25 am - 11:45 pm Q & A
Clinical Education - Special Interests
Moderator: Julie Whitman
11:00 am - 11:05 am Mark Milligan, Julie M. Whitman
Examination Of Clinician Perceptions Following Introductory Continuing Education Instruction On Trigger Point Dry Needling
11:05 am - 11:10 am Charles Hazle
Surveys Of Student Clinical Experiences With Manual Examination And Treatment Methods
11:10 am - 11:15 am Mark Erickson
Teaching Clinical Reasoning: An Innovative And Functional Instruction Strategy For Effective Student Learning, Patient Management, Assessment And Communication
11:15 am - 11:20 am Cindy Hon, Stephen Willey, Todd Davenport
Estimated Minimal Detectable Change For The Knee Outcome Survey - Activities Of Daily Living In Patients Following Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
11:20 am - 11:25 am Caitlyn Lang, Ryan Pontiff, Franz Valenzuela, Toni Roddey
Early Results Of An Evidenced-Based Rehabilitation Progression For Patients With Hip Labral Tears: A Case Series
11:25 am - 11:45 am Q & A
Upper Quadrant
Moderator: Brenda Boucher
11:00 am - 11:05 am Stephanie Thurmond
Effects Of Neural Sliding & Neural Tensioning Treatment For Median & Ulnar Nerves
11:05 am - 11:10 am Ashley Eubanks, Timothy J. Pendergrass, Dawndra A. Sechrist, Mark P. Wilhelm, Jean-Michel Brismée, Phillip S. Sizer, Kerry K. Gilbert
The Anatomical Relationship Of Carpal Bones: A Cadaveric Investigation
11:10 am - 11:15 am Richard A. Zaruba
The Addition Of Therapeutic Neuroscience Education And Functional Dry Needling To The Multimodal Treatment Of Recalcitrant Cervical Radiculopathy
11:15 am - 11:20 am Steve Karas, Rajiv Sawhney
Clinical Reasoning In A Patient With Left Shoulder And Cervical Spine Pain
11:20 am - 11:25 am Joseph B. Brence, Steve Karas, Ashleigh Wetzel
The Effect Of Spinal Mobilization On Pain Pressure Thresholds: A Review Of The Literature
11:25 am - 11:45 am Q & A
Moderator: Joshua Cleland
11:00 am - 11:05 am Sean Riley, Joel Bialosky, Mark Cote, Brian Swanson, Vincent Tafuto, Phillip Sizer, Jean-Michel Brismée
Thoracic Spinal Manipulation For Musculoskeletal Shoulder Pain: Can An Instructional Set Change Patient Expectation And Outcome?
11:05 am - 11:10 am Jason Myerson, Shala Cunningham
The Use Of Modified Thoracic Manipulation Techniques In The Treatment Of Patients Following Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery: A Case Series
11:10 am - 11:15 am Lauren Wettach, Mark Levsen, Candi Gardner, Kevin Farrell
Clinical Decision Making Utilizing Treatment Of Thoracolumbar Juntion For Abdominal Strain
11:15 am - 11:20 am Anthony E. Kinney, Lauren M. Christian
Incorporation Of Scapulothoracic And Thoracic Spine Manipulation In The Management Of A Patient Following Traumatic Shoulder Dislocation: A Case Report
11:20 am - 11:25 am Brian Schmitz, Dustin McGann, Meghan Warren
Effects Of Thoracolumbar Manipulation On Club Head Velocity In Recreational Golfers
11:25 am - 11:45 am Q & A