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2021 Research Presentation Schedule

Saturday, October 9
8:15 am – 9:00 am Top 5x5 Research Presentations
Moderator: Holly Jonely & Chris Allen
8:15 am - 8:20 am Josh Subialka
PL1: Are Existing Trials of Manual Therapy for Low Back Pain More Pragmatic or Explanatory?
8:20 am - 8:25 am August Winter

PL2: Additive Effects of Exercise and Manual Therapy On Pain Inhibition Measured Via Pressure Pain Threshold

8:25 am - 8:30 am Sharon Wang-Price
PL3: Ultrasonographic Validation of Dry Needle Placement in The Deep Lumbar Multifidus Muscle
8:30 am - 8:35 am Anja Matthis
PL4: Cervical Lateral Flexion Pre-Positioning Isolates C1-2 Segmental Cervical Axial Rotation: A Cadaveric Study
8:35 am - 8:40 am Brian Swanson
PL5: The Unknown Prevalence of Post-Randomization Bias in 15 Physiotherapy/Physical Therapy Journals Is a Problem: A Methods Review
8:40 am - 8:45 am James Dunning
PL6: Dry Needling and Upper Cervical Spinal Manipulation in Patients with Temporomandibular Disorder: A Multi-Center Randomized Clinical Trial 
8:45 am - 9:00 am  Q&A
Saturday, October 9
10:15 am - 11:15 am 5x5 Research Presentations - Breakout Session 1
10:15 am - 10:20 am Michael Bourassa
PL7: Physical Therapist Student Confidence and Utilization of Manipulations Following the Inclusion of Biofeedback Training During Instruction
10:20 am - 10:25 am Micah Boriack
PL8: Safety Margins in Dry Needling the Tibialis Posterior Muscle: Ultrasound Evaluation of Needle Placement
10:25 am - 10:30 am Brad Tragord
PL9: Deliberate Practice with Real-Time Biofeedback to Improve Manual Therapy Skills of Physical Therapy Students
10:30 am - 10:35 am Alice Davis
PL10: A Call for Leadership in Physical Therapy: Developing Resilient Leaders in Post-Professional Orthopaedic Programs
10:35 am - 10:40 am Gretchen Seif
PL11: Neurophysiological Effects of Dry Needling on Latent Trigger Points
 10:40 am - 10:45 am Carla James
PL12: Posterior-Anterior Joint Mobilizations Change Cervical Intradiscal Pressure: Implications for Disc Nutrition
 10:45 am - 11:15 am Q&A
11:30 am – 12:30 pm 5x5 Research Presentations - Breakout Session 2
11:30 am – 11:35 am Scott Getsoian
PL13: Headache and Neck Pain:  Validation of A Pattern of Musculoskeletal Signs to Differentiate a Cervical Source of Neck Pain
11:35 am – 11:40 am Arie van Duijn
PL14: Measurement of Force and Distance During Glenohumeral Inferior Glide Accessory Motion Testing
11:40 am – 11:45 am Steve Karas
PL15: The Effects of Cervical and Thoracic Thrust Manipulaitons On Shoulder Range of Motion in Patients with Rotator Cuff Related Shoulder Pain
11:45 am – 11:50 am Brian Swanson
PL16: Influence of Thoracic Manipulation On Shoulder Rom and EMG Activity When Combined with Mobilization or Stretching
11:50 am – 11:55 am
John Hoops
PL17: Posterior Glide Mobilizations Improve Shoulder Range of Motion but Do Not Alter Humeral Head Displacement in Subjects with Internal Rotation Deficit
11:55 am - 12:00 pm Amber Delcourt, Emily Smith, Hannah Wade
PL18: A Survey of Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain Management Methods and Perceived Effectiveness
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Q & A
 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm 5x5 Research Presentations - Breakout Session 3
Systematic & Scoping Review

2:00 pm - 2:05 pm Joseph Signorino
PL19: Identifying Conservative Interventions for Individuals with Subacromial Pain Syndrome Prior to Undergoing A Subacromial Decompression: A Scoping Review
2:05 pm - 2:10 pm Mark Shepherd
PL20: The Influence of Manual Therapy Dosing on Outcomes in Patients with Hip Osteoarthritis: A Systematic Review
2:10 pm - 2:15 pm Myra Meekins
PL21: Effectiveness of Lumbopelvic Stabilization Methods On Gluteal Muscle Recruitment During Hip Movement: A Systematic Review
2:15 pm - 2:20 pm Amy McDevitt
PL22: Physical Therapy Management of Individuals with Proximal Biceps Tendinopathy: A Scoping Review
2:20 pm - 2:25 pm William Owen
PL23: Incomplete Reporting of Manual Therapy Interventions and A Lack of Clinician and Setting Diversity in Clinical Trials for Neck Pain Limits Replication and Real-World Translation. A Scoping Review
2:25 pm - 2:30 pm Laura Favaro  - CANCELLED
PL24: Is It a Pain in The Neck or Just Good Practice? Compliance with Reporting Interventions in Research Studies: A Systematic Review
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Q & A
 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm 5x5 Research Presentations - Breakout Session 4
Top Case Studies
3:15 pm - 3:20 pm Robert Sweet
PL25: Physical Therapy Management of a Patient with Cervicogenic Dizziness and Temporomandibular Dysfunction: A Case Report
3:20 pm - 3:25 pm Sarah McAuliffe
PL26: Differential Diagnosis of Headache in A Patient with A Complex History of Multiple Concussions: A Case Report
3:25 pm - 3:30 pm Phil Hageman
PL27: Upper Cervical Spine Joint Mobilization for Treatment of Tinnitus: A Case Report
3:30 pm - 3:35 pm Kyle Denlinger
PL28: Cervical Spine Manual and Neuromuscular Retraining Interventions Improving Coordination, Facial Pain, And Hypoesthesia in Professional Flautist with Symptoms of Embouchure Dystonia
3:35 pm - 3:40 pm Alex Bengtsson
PL29: Targeted Manual Therapy and Exercise at The Cervical Spine for Chronic Shoulder Pain in A Patient with Limited Healthcare Access: A Case Report
3:40 pm - 3:45 pm Elayna Theiss
PL30: Application of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT) for the Treatment of Hip Pain: A Case Series
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm Q & A