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    Six Minute Walk Test: Functional Evaluation and Prognosis in Heart Failure

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000028

    Published On: December 31, 2015 | Pages: 069 - 069

    Author(s): Mauricio de Sant Anna Jr*
    The determination of functional capacity is of fundamental importance in monitoring and defining the prognosis of patients with heart failure (HF) may be the six minute walk test (6MWT) is a possibility. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Normative Values for Active Lumbar Range of Motion in Children and Confounding Factors that Affects the Active Lumbar Range of Motion

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000027

    Published On: December 03, 2015 | Pages: 062 - 068

    Author(s): Sanjeevni Sawale*, Richa Bisen and Senthil Kumar E
    Purpose: The purpose of this study was to establish normative values for active lumbar movement in children five, seven, nine, and 11 years of age and to find the confounding factors that affect the lumbar range. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Novel Use of Optokinetic Chart Stimulation to Restore Muscle Strength and Function in a Bed Bound Traumatic Brain Injury Patient that was in a Vegetative State of Unconsciousness: A Case Study

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000026

    Published On: October 14, 2015 | Pages: 058 - 061

    Author(s): Ciara R McConaghy and Benjamin Chitambira*
    Introduction: Patients with severe traumatic brain injury are known to have poor outcomes. The prognosis is even worse if they remain vegetative or minimally conscious for months. The objective of this case report is to highlight the novel use of optokinetic chart stimulation to improve muscle strength and functional mobility in a patient who was in a vegetative st ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Exploring the Extent of Restoration of Voluntary Movements, Function, Quality of Life and Cost of Formal Care in Dense Strokes Treated by the Optokinetic Chart Stimulation Based OKCSIB Protocol: A Prospective Pilot Randomised Case Controlled Study

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000025

    Published On: October 05, 2015 | Pages: 051 - 057

    Author(s): Benjamin Chitambira* and David Smithard
    Background: Stroke remains one of the largest causes of impairment and disability globally. Stroke involves high costs to the health economy. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Comparison of Effects of Flutter Device versus Autogenic Drainage on Peak Expiratory Flow Rate, Oxygen Saturation, Respiratory Rate and Pulse Rate in COPD Patients

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000024

    Published On: October 01, 2015 | Pages: 044 - 050

    Author(s): Shabnam Jahan, Lokender Kumar* and Faizan Ahmed
    Purpose: To evaluate the effects of short term treatment of Flutter device and Autogenic Drainage (AD) in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    A Review of the Possible Effects of Physical Activity on Low-Back Pain

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000023

    Published On: August 31, 2015 | Pages: 035 - 043

    Author(s): Edward J Sinkule*
    Objective: Low back pain (LBP) represents the most prevalent and costly repercussion from musculoskeletal injury in the work place. This review examines the earlier and current research reported on the significance of physical activity on musculoskeletal injuries and LBP, the benefits and limitations of therapeutic exercise, and the potential features of various exerc ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Muscle Activity, and the Association between Core Strength, Core Endurance and Core Stability

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000022

    Published On: June 29, 2015 | Pages: 028 - 034

    Author(s): Atle Hole Saeterbakken*, Marius Steiro Fimland, Jonas Navarsete, Trine Kroken and Roland van den Tillaar
    Introduction: Core training is often divided into the training approaches core endurance-, core stability- and core strength training. The aim of the study was to compare the association between core strength, core endurance and core stability testing 52 healthy males and females. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Neural Response During a Mechanically Assisted Spinal Manipulation in an Animal Model: A Pilot Study

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000021

    Published On: April 06, 2015 | Pages: 020 - 027

    Author(s): William R. Reed*, Michael A.K. Liebschner, Randall S. Sozio, Joel G. Pickar and Maruti R. Gudavalli
    Introduction: Mechanoreceptor stimulation is theorized to contribute to the therapeutic efficacy of spinal manipulation. Use of mechanically-assisted spinal manipulation (MA-SM) devices is increasing among manual therapy clinicians worldwide. The purpose of this pilot study is to determine the feasibility of recording in vivo muscle spindle responses during a MA-SM in ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Lesional Incidence in a Women's Professional Basketball Team during a Complete Season

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000020

    Published On: March 19, 2015 | Pages: 016 - 019

    Author(s): Olga Blanco and Javier Fernandez-Rio*
    Background: The purpose of this study was to assess the lesional incidence of a professional basketball team during a complete season, noting the type of injuries that take place and their recuperation times, in parallel with the recovery treatments used. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Comparing the Distances of Different Intramuscular Gluteal Injection Sites to the Sciatic Nerve

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000019

    Published On: March 19, 2015 | Pages: 014 - 015

    Author(s): Elif Yalcin*, Suna Kose and Mufit Akyuz
    Introduction: Sciatic nerve injury is a well-known complication of intra-muscular gluteal muscle injections. Affected individuals usually present with foot drop and this results in varying degrees of motor disability. There are different sites such as ventrogluteal, dorsogluteal that can be used for gluteal injections. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Mutifidus in Spinal Stability: Analysis of Inhibition with Muscle Activation Techniques

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000018

    Published On: March 04, 2015 | Pages: 010 - 013

    Author(s): Blasco E*, Bernabe R and Berbel L
    Objectives: To (1) study the relationship between multifidus muscle activation and perception, (2) to explore the correlation between the failure of the multifidus and back pain, when (3) tested with the MAT technique and back pain questionnaire. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Let's Turn Your Smart Phone to a Smart Physician

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000017

    Published On: February 21, 2015 | Pages: 008 - 009

    Author(s): Karthik Anantharaman*
    Your smart phone can do many things. Can it be a doctor, too? Absolutely yes, with BPL Medical Technologies Private Limited introducing BPL LifePhone PlusTM, a revolutionary all-in-one health monitoring device, which can transform your smart phone to your family doctor. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Use of Optokinetic Chart Stimulation to Restore Muscle Strength and Function in a Severely Disabled Bed Bound Multi-Morbidity Patient with a Combination of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Critical Care Myopathy and Diabetic Neuropathy: A Case Study

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000016

    Published On: February 20, 2015 | Pages: 005 - 007

    Author(s): Benjamin Chitambira*
    Background and objective: Multiple morbiditiesin critical care myopathy tend to lead to poor outcomes. The objective of this case report is to describe the remarkable recovery of a bed bound critical care myopathy patient with lupus, phalangeal amputations and diabetic neuropathy. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Extracorporeal Shock Waves in the Treatment of Equinovarus Foot in a Duchenne Patient: A Case Report

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5487.000015

    Published On: January 10, 2015 | Pages: 001 - 004

    Author(s): Michele Barazzuol MD, Efthymia Lampropoulou MD, Andrea Meneghini MD and Stefano Masiero MD*
    Background: Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is characterized by a progressive muscular weakness, with loss of independent ambulation. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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