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Research Day - Spring, '16

Research Day is April 15th! Join students from the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) and Post-professional Doctor of Occupational Therapy (tOTD) degree programs for an inter-professional research day on Friday, April 15, 2016 from Noon to 2:00 p.m. on the St. Augustine Campus. Fellow students will review scholarly inquiry across disciplines in OT/PT professions and at the first-professional and post-professional levels.

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Research Day Poster Presentations

Occupational Therapy Research Topics (transitional/post-professional OTD)

Occupational Therapy Interventions for Clients Diagnosed with Acute Flaccid Paralysis (AFP)
AUTHOR(S): Kaminski S, Howell K.

Management Through Telehealth
Author(s): Warner T, DiMarco T.

Quality of life (QoL) of persons with major Neurocognitive Disorders (NCD) who reside in small scale housing units: A systematic review.
Author(s): Bortnick K, Sheridan K.

Physical Therapy Research Topics (DPT)

Implementation of visual and tactile cues in promoting recovery of function in a patient demonstrating scissor gait and neglect post-stroke.
Author(s): Balassone M, Boddy A.

Thoracic manipulation and adjuvant exercise as a component of postoperative rotator cuff repair rehabilitation: A case report.
Author(s): McIntosh B, Chaconas E.

Mobilization with movement symptom modification procedure for a 38 year old male with patella femoral pain syndrome.
Author(s): Gray S, Chaconas E, Kempfert D.

Differential diagnosis and recovery of acute bilateral foot drop in a patient with a history of low back pain: A case report.
Author(s): Lomaglio M, Canale B.

Physical Therapist Management of a 24-year old female with Morel-Lavallee lesion at the knee.
Author(s): Mandel G, Chaconas E.

Research Day Platform Presentations

Use of a health promotion and injury prevention model for a 65-year old female with osteopenia: A case report.
Author(s): Berner P, Crossen-Sills J.
Time: 1:00 p.m.

Treatment of simultaneous bilateral multi-canal benign paroxysmal positional vertigo in a 72-year old female: A case report.
Author(s): Waegelein K, Mallini K.
Time: 1:10 p.m.

Mobilization of the talocrural and subtalar joints combined with exercise in a military student post open reduction internal fixation of the ankle: A case report.
Author(s): Brigagliano B, Kempfert D.
Time: 1:20 p.m.

Thrust manipulation for a 77-year-old patient with acute low back pain and high kinesiophobia: A case report.
Author(s): Tyler J, Steele D.
Time: 1:30 p.m.

Functional electrical stimulation stepper and recumbent cycle training in 49-year-old woman with surgically repaired spinal arteriovenous malformation: A case report.
Author(s): Viorde L, Perry L.
Time: 1:40 p.m.

The effect of conservative physical therapy treatment on an eight year old with acute onset torticollis and the need for differential diagnosis: A case report.
Author(s): Kelley N, Nichols L.
Time: 1:50 p.m.

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