Research and Poster Information

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2018 Research Presentation Schedule

Friday, November 9
11:50 am –12:20 pm 5x5 Research Presentations
Moderator TBA
11:50 am – 11:55 am Amy McDevitt
PL1: The Accuracy of Biceps Tendon Palpation by Physical Therapist 
11:55 am –12:00 pm James Dunning
PL2: Spinal Manipulation and Dry Needling versus Mobilization and Exercise in Patients with Cervicogenic Headache: a Multi-Center Randomized Clinical Trial
12:00 pm – 12:05 pm Troy Burley
PL3: Development of a Musculoskeletal Imaging Competency Examination for Physical Therapists
12:05 pm – 12:20 pm Q&A
Saturday, November 10
8:30 am – 9:15 am 5x5 Research Presentations
Moderator TBA
8:30 am – 8:35 am Craig Hensley
PL4: The Use of Video-Based Motion-Analysis in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice 
8:35 am – 8:40 am Kindyle Brennan
PL5: Changes in Trigger Point Area on Diagnostic Ultrasound in Response to Dry Needling
8:40 am – 8:45 am Gary Kearns
PL6: Safety issues associated with licensed physical therapists dry needling the Suboccipital Region: A Cadaveric Investigation
8:45 am – 8:50 am Marie Corkery
PL7: A Survey to Investigate the Use of Thrust Joint Manipulation by Student Physical Therapists during Clinical Education Experiences
8:50 am – 9:15 am Q & A
10:30 am – 11:15 am Research Presentations (Breakout Sessions)
Hypotheses and Emerging Topics
Moderator: Sean Riley
10:30 am – 10:35 am Jennifer Pearcy
PL8: Utilization of Graded Motor Imagery, Contralateral Strength Training and Aerobic Exercise in Patients with Immobilized Extremities
10:35 am – 10:40 am Rhiannon Clark & Brycen Moore
PL9: Long-Term Influences of Manual Therapy on Cortical Reorganization in Cases of Persistent Low Back Pain to Improve Function and Quality of Life: A Hypothesis Report
10:40 am – 10:45 am Adam Yoder
PL10: Effectiveness of Manual Therapy for Cervicogenic Dizziness: A Systematic Review
10:45 am – 10:50 am Lance Mabry
PL11: May Physical Therapists Order Diagnostic Imaging? A Preliminary Survey of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy Member Nations
10:50 am – 11:15 am Q & A
Cervicothoracic Spine
Moderator: Steve Karas
10:30 am – 10:35 am Brian Swanson
PL13: Comparison of Range of Motion During the Flexion Rotation Test and the Side Bend Rotation Test in Individuals With and Without Hyperlaxity
10:35 am – 10:40 am Shannon Petersen
PL14: Cervical Musculoskeletal Impairement In Individuals With Sinus Headaches
10:40 am – 10:45 am Jason Grimes
PL15: The Effects of an Audible Cavitation Following Thoracic Spine Thrust Manipulation in Individuals with Subacromial Pain Syndrome: A Randomized Clinical Trial
10:45 am – 10:50 am Brad Myers
PL16: Factors associated with Cervical Arterial Dysfunction: a survey of physical therapist educators.
10:50 am – 10:55 am Laurie Devaney
PL17: Inter-rater Reliability and Criterion Validity of the Inclinometric Kyphosis Measure
10:55 am – 11:15 am Q & A
Upper Extremity
Moderator: Amy McDevitt
10:30 am – 10:35 am Sharon Wang-Price
PL18: Clinical Assessments of Muscle Hypertonicity in Adults With and Without Chronic Intermittent Neck-Shoulder Pain
10:35 am – 10:40 am Leanne Bisset
PL19: Endogenous pain modulation is impaired in tennis elbow: A case control study
10:40 am – 10:45 am John Pape
PL20: Accuracy of Bony Land Mark Palpation Guided and Ultrasound Guided Coracohumeral Ligament Injections by a Physiotherapist and Physician - A cadaveric case series.
10:45 am – 10:50 am Gary Kearns
PL21: The Effects of Upper Limb Neurodynamic Mobilization on Intraneural Fluid Dispersion in Cervical Nerve Roots of Un-Embalmed Cadavers
10:50 am – 11:15 am Q & A
Professional Topcis
Moderator: Becca Catlan
10:30 am – 10:35 am Gretchen Seif
PL23: Transferring Weekend Continuing Education to Monday Morning Patient Care: A Pilot Study for Quality Improvement
10:35 am – 10:40 am Adam Fritsch & Jamie Child Everett
PL24: Perceptions of the Professional and Personal Impact of Hybrid Blended-Learning Fellowship Training: A Qualitative Study
10:40 am – 10:45 am Lauren Cornwell
PL25: Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders in Physical Therapists Attributable to Manual Therapy
10:45 am – 10:50 am Jacob Thomas
PL26: Physical Therapist Classification and Decision Making in Patients with Headache Disorders
10:50 am – 10:55 am Adam Lutz
PL27: High performing physical therapists consistently use manual therapy regardless of baseline lumbar disability
10:55 am – 11:15 am Q & A
Clinical Reports / Clinical Pearls
Moderator: Andy Brenan
10:30 am – 10:35 am Sara Hourihan
PL28: Combining manual therapy and vestibular therapy in the diagnosis of a patient with multifactorial dizziness: A case report.
10:35 am – 10:40 am Leanna Blanchard
PL29: Graded Exposure and Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy for Kinesiophobia and Function in Chronic Temporomandibular Dysfunction: A Case Report
10:40 am – 10:45 am Kelly Carlson
PL31: The Differentiation and Treatment of Neck Pain for a Patient with C5-6 Spinal Cord Injury and Multiple Amputations:  A Case Report
10:45 am – 10:50 am Craig Rudikoff
PL32: Dry Needling in the Treatment of a Patient with Stroke-like Symptoms: A Case Report
10:50 am – 11:15 am Q & A
Lumbar Spine
Moderator: Kelli Brizzolara
10:30 am – 10:35 am Mara Hochman
PL34: We are Doing Just Spine: Tracking objective measures in persons with low back pain
10:35 am – 10:40 am Alexa Edwards
PL33: Plank Performance Testing: Examining the relationship between subjective and objective outcome measures in patients with low back pain.
10:40 am – 10:45 am Christopher Hagan
PL42: Lumbar Spine Dysfunction Masquerading as Foot & Ankle Pain: A Case Series
10:45 am – 10:50 am Christopher Keating
PL36: Risk factors for the elevation of psychosocial barriers in the recovery of lumbar pathology
10:50 am – 10:55 am Kevin L. MacPherson
PL37: Correlation of movement evoked versus resting pain with common back pain outcome measures.
10:55 am – 11:15 am Q & A
Lower Extremity
Moderator: Holly Jonely
10:30 am – 10:35 am Emily Slaven
PL38: Does a Thrust Manipulation to the Hip Joint lead to Kinematic and Kinetic Changes: A Pilot Study
10:35 am – 10:40 am Nathan Parsons
PL39: The Relationship of Manual Physical Therapy to Habitual Physical Activity and Sleep Behavior for Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis
10:40 am – 10:45 am Danielle Anderson
PL40: Real-Time Feedback is an Effective Adjunct to Instructor Feedback while Teaching Joint Mobilizations to the Knee
10:45 am – 10:50 am Alycia Markowski
PL41: Reliability of Measuring the Medial Knee Joint Space using Ultrasound Imaging
10:50 am – 10:55 am Marc-Olivier St. Pierre
PL35: Is an in-built smartphone compass application reliable to quantify internal rotation in two different tests used in hip pain management?
10:55 am – 11:15 am Q & A
Educational Topics
Moderator: Steve Shaffer
10:30 am – 10:35 am Andrew Kurtz
PL43: Factors associated with systems of clinical reasoning in physical therapists: a pilot study
10:35 am – 10:40 am Nicola Heneghan
PL44: Examining the impact of learning culture on clinical reasoning skills in postgraduate physical therapy education: a mixed methods study
10:40 am – 10:45 am Nicola Heneghan
PL45: Thoracic spine exercise prescription in sport: a narrative review
10:45 am – 10:50 am Sue Curfman
PL46: Knowledge, attitudes and beliefs about pain in third-year DPT students and clinical instructors
10:50 am – 10:55 am Lynn Matthews
PL47: Dry needling curricula in entry-level education programs for physical therapists 
10:55 am – 11:15 am Q & A