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Recent Publications

The researchers of the Johns Hopkins Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation are leaders in research.  Following is a list of some of our most recent scientific publications.

From the Human Brain Physiology and Stimulation Laboratory

Jayaram G, Tang B, Pallegadda R, Vasudevan EV, Celnik P, Bastian A. Modulating locomotor adaptation with cerebellar stimulation. J Neurophysiol. 2012 Jun;107(11):2950-7. Epub 2012 Feb 29.

PMID: 22378177

Hoyer EH, Celnik PA. Understanding and enhancing motor recovery after stroke using transcranial magnetic stimulation. Restor Neurol Neurosci. 2011;29(6):395-409. Review. PMID: 22124033

Cantarero G, Galea JM, Ajagbe L, Salas R, Willis J, Celnik P. Disrupting the ventral premotor cortex interferes with the contribution of action observation to use-dependent plasticity. J Cogn Neurosci. 2011 Dec;23(12):3757-66. Epub 2011 May 12. PMID: 21563888

Orban de Xivry JJ, Marko MK, Pekny SE, Pastor D, Izawa J, Celnik P, Shadmehr R. Stimulation of the human motor cortex alters generalization patterns of motor learning. J Neurosci. 2011 May 11;31(19):7102-10. PMID: 21562272  

Jayaram G, Galea JM, Bastian AJ, Celnik P. Human locomotor adaptive learning is proportional to depression of cerebellar excitability. Cereb Cortex. 2011 Aug;21(8):1901-9. Epub 2011 Jan 14. PMID: 21239392

Galea JM, Vazquez A, Pasricha N, de Xivry JJ, Celnik P. Dissociating the roles of the cerebellum and motor cortex during adaptive learning: the motor cortex retains what the cerebellum learns. Cereb Cortex. 2011 Aug;21(8):1761-70. Epub 2010 Dec 7. PMID: 21139077

From the Biomechanics Laboratory

Kanderian SS, Delateur BJ, Shore WS, Rose JG, Carson KA, Whitcomb LL. A portable device for quantification of forearm muscle tone. PM R. 2011;3(11):1075-1076.

Ratchford JN, Shore W, Hammond ER, et al. A pilot study of functional electrical stimulation cycling in progressive multiple sclerosis. NeuroRehabilitation. 2010;27(2):121-128.

Prevention and Management of Contractures.  In Melvin JL, Stam H, Stucki G: Handbook of Acute Medicine Rehabilitation.  de Lateur, BJ and Shore, W In Press.

Exercise Following Burn Injury.  de Lateur, BJ and Shore, W. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America Volume 22, Issue 2, Pages 347-350, May 2011

Research on Swallowing Disorders

From the Swallowing Neurophysiology Laboratory

Ludlow, C., Humbert, I., Saxon, K., Poletto, C., Sonies, B., Crujudo, L. The Effects of Surface Electrical Stimulation both at Rest and During Swallowing in Chronic Pharyngeal Dysphagia. Dysphagia 2006, May 23.

Humbert, I., Poletto C., Saxon, K., Kearney, P., Crujido, L., Wright-Harp, W., Payne, J., Sonies, B., Ludlow, C.  The Effect of Surface Electrical Stimulation on Hyo-Laryngeal Movement in Normal Individuals at Rest and During Swallowing. Journal of Applied Physiology 2006 Dec; 101 1657-63.

Humbert, I., Fitzgerald, M., McLaren, D., Johnson, S., Porcaro, E.,Kosmatka, K., Hind, K., Robbins, Neurophysiology of Swallowing: Effects of Age and Bolus Type.  J. Neuroimage. 2009 Feb 1;44(3):982-91.

Humbert, I., McLaren, D., Kosmatka, K., Fitzgerald, M., Johnson, S., Porcaro, E., Kays S.,. Umoh, E., Robbins, J. Early deficits in cortical control of swallowing in Alzheimer’s disease Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 2010;19(4):1185-97.

Humbert, I., Joel, S., Tactile, gustatory, and visual biofeedback stimuli modulate neural substrates of deglutition, Neuroimage. 2012 Jan 16;59(2):1485-90.

Humbert, I., Lokhande, A., Christopherson, H., German, R., Stone, A. Adaptation of swallowing hyo-laryngeal kinematics is distinct in oral versus pharyngeal sensory processing. J Appl Physiol.  2012 Mar 8.

Humbert, I., Christopherson, H., Lokhande, A., German, R., Gonzalez-Fernandez, M., Celnik, P. Human hyo-laryngeal movements show adaptive motor learning during swallowing. Dysphagia, Accepted.

From the Swallowing Physiology and Biomechanics Laboratory

Wentzel S.E., Konow N., German R.Z. 2011. Regional differences in hyoid muscle activity and length dynamics during mammalian head shaking. J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol. J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol. Mar 1;315(3):111-20.

German, RZ, Campbell-Malone R, Crompton AW, Ding P, Holman S, Konow N, Thexton AJ. 2011. The Concept of Hyoid Posture. Dysphagia. Dysphagia. 2011 Jun;26(2):97-8

Campbell-Malone, R. A.  W. Crompton , A. J. Thexton, German, R. Z.  2011. Ontogenetic Changes in Mammalian Feeding: Insights from Electromyographic Data.   Integrative and Comparative Biology Integr. Comp. Biol. 2011 Aug;51(2):282-8.

Ding, P., Tufano, R. Campbell- Malone, R. Feng, W., Kim, S.J., German, R.Z. 2011. Horner’s Syndrome Report in Carotid Sheath Surgery in A Pig: Anatomical Study of Cervical Sympathetic Chain. Comp. Med. 61(5): 453-456.

Holman SD, Konow N, L Lukasik S, German RZ. Regional variation in geniohyoid muscle strain during suckling in the infant pig. J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol. 2012 Jul;317(6):359-70. doi: 10.1002/jez.1729. Epub 2012 May 1. PubMed PMID:  22549885.

Thexton AJ, Crompton AW, German RZ. EMG activity in hyoid muscles during pig suckling. J Appl Physiol. 2012 May;112(9):1512-9. Epub 2012 Feb 16. PubMed PMID:  22345428.

From the Swallowing and Oral Function Laboratory

Matsuo K, Hiiemae KM, Palmer JB: Cyclic motion of the soft palate in feeding. J Dent Res 84:39-42, 2005.

Palmer JB, Hiiemae KM, Matsuo K, Haishima H:  Volitional control of food transport and bolus formation during feeding. Physiology and Behavior 91:66–70, 2007.

Matsuo K, Hiiemae KM, Gonzalez-Fernandez, M, Palmer JB: Respiration during feeding on solid food: Alterations in breathing during mastication, pharyngeal bolus aggregation and swallowing. J Appl Physiol 104: 674-681, 2008.

Gonzalez-Fernandez M, Kuhlemeier K, Palmer J: Racial Disparities in the Development of Dysphagia after Stroke: Analysis of the California (MIRCal) and New York (SPARCS) Inpatient Databases. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1358-1365, 2008.

Gonzalez-Fernandez M, Kleinman JT, Ky PKS, Palmer JB, Hillis AE: Supratentorial regions of acute ischemia associated with clinically important swallowing disorders: A pilot study. Stroke 39:3022-3028, 2008.

Matsuo K, Metani H, Mays K, Palmer JB: Effects of respiration on soft palate movement in feeding. J Dent Res 89(12):1401-1406, 2010.

Inamoto Y, Saitoh E, Okada S, Kagaya H, Shibata S, Ohta K, Baba M, Fujii N, Katada K, Wattanapan P, Palmer JB: The effect of bolus viscosity on laryngeal closure in swallowing. Kinematic analysis using 320-row area detector CT. Dysphagia, in press.

From the Improving Outcomes Following Injury Group

Skolasky RL*, Riley LH, III, Maggard AM, Wegener ST. The relationship between pain and depressive symptoms after lumbar spine surgery. Pain. 2012;in press

Seebach C*, Kirkhart M, Lating J, Wegener ST, Song Y, Riley LH, and Archer KR. (2012) Examining the Role of Positive and Negative Affect in Recovery from Spine Surgery. Pain. 153, 518–525 

Stevenson JE, Dowdy DW. Thinking outside the box: Intensive care unit diaries to improve psychological outcomes in family members*.  Crit Care Med. 2012 Jul;40(7):2231-2. PMID: 22710209

Rehabilitation of mind and body after intensive care unit discharge: a step closer to recovery.

Needham DM, Kamdar BB, Stevenson JE. Crit Care Med. 2012 Apr;40(4):1340-1. No abstract available. PMID: 22425830

Skolasky RL, Mackenzie EJ, Wegener ST, Riley LH, III. (2011) Patient activation and functional recovery in persons undergoing spine surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Am. Sep 21;93(18):1665-71. PMID: 21938370

Aucott JN, Rebman AW, Crowder LA, Kortte KB.Post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome symptomatology and the impact on life functioning: is there something here?Qual Life Res. 2012 Feb 1.PMID:22294245

Archer KR, Castillo RC, Wegener ST, Abraham CM, and Obremskey W. (2012) Pain and satisfaction in hospitalized trauma patients: the importance of self-efficacy and psychological distress. Journal of Trauma and  Acute Care Surgery. 72(4):1068-77.

Neufeld KJ, Joseph Bienvenu O, Rosenberg PB, Mears SC, Lee HB, Kamdar BB, Sieber FE, Krumm SK, Walston JD, Hager DN, Touradji P, Needham DM. The Johns Hopkins Delirium Consortium: a model for collaborating across disciplines and departments for delirium prevention and treatment.J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011 Nov;59 Suppl 2:S244-8. PMID:22091568

Agranovich AV, Panter AT, Puente AE, Touradji P. The Culture of Time in Neuropsychological Assessment: Exploring the Effects of Culture-Specific Time Attitudes on Timed Test Performance in Russian and American Samples. J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2011 May 4:1-10.PMID: 21554785

Archer K*, Wegener S, Seebach C, Song Y, Skolasky RL, Thornton C, Khanna J, RileyLH. (2011). The Effect of Fear-Avoidance Beliefs on Pain and Disability after Surgery for Lumbar and Cervical Degenerative Conditions. Spine. 36(19):1554-62.

Wegener ST, Castillo RC,  Haythornthwaite JA, MacKenzie EJ, Bosse MJ and the LEAP Study Group. (2011). Psychological Distress Mediates the Effect of Pain on Function. Pain. 152, 1349–1357.  PMID: 21396777

Archer K, Wegener S, Seebach C, Song Y, Skolasky RL, Thornton C, Khanna J, RileyLH. (2011). The Effect of Fear-Avoidance Beliefs on Pain and Disability after Surgery for Lumbar and Cervical Degenerative Conditions. Spine. 36(19):1554-62. PMID: PMID: 21270700

Bradford, AN*; Castillo RC*; Carlini AR; Wegener ST; Teter H; and Mackenzie EJ. (2011). The Trauma Survivors Network: Survive. Connect. Rebuild. Journal of Trauma. Jun;70(6):1557-60. PMID: 21817993

Kortte KB, Gilbert M, Gorman P, Wegener ST. (2010).  Positive psychological variables in the prediction of life satisfaction after spinal cord injury. Rehabilitation  Psychology ;55(1):40-7. PMID: 20175633

Lequerica AH, Kortte K.Therapeutic engagement: a proposed model of engagement in medical rehabilitation. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2010 May;89(5):415-22.PMID:  20407308

Wegener, S.T., Mackenzie, E., Ephraim, P., Ehde, D., & Williams, R. (2009) Self-management Improves Outcomes in Persons with Limb Loss. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation ; 90 (3):373-80. PMID: 19254599

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