Research Output

2020

Deficits in corticospinal control of stretch reflex thresholds in stroke: Implications for motor impairment

Piscitelli, D., Turpin, N. A., Subramanian, S. K., Feldman, A. G. & Levin, M. F., Sep 2020, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 131, 9, p. 2067-2078 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Virtual reality interventions to enhance upper limb motor improvement after a stroke: commonly used types of platform and outcomes

Subramanian, S. K., Cross, M. K. & Hirschhauser, C. S., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2019

An unusual radial neuropathy

Ernst, G. & Bagg, M., Jul 1 2019, In : Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 49, 7, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Attitudes of physical therapy students toward the population currently experiencing homelessness

Geelhoed, M. A., Callaway, S. M., Cruz, J. M. & Subramanian, S. K., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Allied Health. 48, 3, p. 220-225 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Dose-Response Relationship between Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation and Muscle Function in People with Rheumatoid Arthritis

Almeida, G. J., Khoja, S. S. & Piva, S. R., Sep 1 2019, In : Physical Therapy. 99, 9, p. 1167-1176 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Efficacy of water spray for evaporative cooling in athletes with spinal cord injury

Trbovich, M., Koek, W. & Ortega, C., Dec 1 2019, In : Spinal Cord Series and Cases. 5, 1, 51.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Is the Downs and Black scale a better tool to appraise the quality of the studies using virtual rehabilitation for post-stroke upper limb rehabilitation?

Subramanian, S. K., Caramba, S. M., Hernandez, O. L., Morgan, Q. T., Cross, M. K. & Hirschhauser, C. S., Jul 2019, ICVR 2019 - International Conference on Virtual Rehabilitation. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8994724. (International Conference on Virtual Rehabilitation, ICVR; vol. 2019-July).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Post-stroke upper limb rehabilitation using virtual reality interventions: Do outcome measures assess extent or type of motor improvement?

Subramanian, S. K., Cross, M. K., Hirschhauser, C. S., Johnson, V. B. K. & Reistetter, T. A., Jul 2019, ICVR 2019 - International Conference on Virtual Rehabilitation. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8994346. (International Conference on Virtual Rehabilitation, ICVR; vol. 2019-July).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Use of virtual reality in musculoskeletal conditions - Examining the evidence

Prasanna, S. S., Pate, C. J., Goodart, C. A. & Subramanian, S. K., Jul 2019, ICVR 2019 - International Conference on Virtual Rehabilitation. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8994562. (International Conference on Virtual Rehabilitation, ICVR; vol. 2019-July).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2018

Randomized Trial of a Low-Literacy Chronic Pain Self-Management Program: Analysis of Secondary Pain and Psychological Outcome Measures

Turner, B., Liang, Y., Rodriguez, N., Bobadilla, R., Simmonds, M. J. & Yin, Z., Dec 2018, In : Journal of Pain. 19, 12, p. 1471-1479 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Randomized Trial of Chronic Pain Self-Management Program in the Community or Clinic for Low-Income Primary Care Patients

Turner, B. J., Liang, Y., Simmonds, M. J., Rodriguez, N., Bobadilla, R. & Yin, Z., Jan 3 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of General Internal Medicine. p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Referent control of the orientation of posture and movement in the gravitational field

Mullick, A. A., Turpin, N. A., Hsu, S. C., Subramanian, S. K., Feldman, A. G. & Levin, M. F., Feb 1 2018, In : Experimental Brain Research. 236, 2, p. 381-398 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Spasticity may obscure motor learning ability after stroke

Subramanian, S. K., Feldman, A. G. & Levin, M. F., Jan 2018, In : Journal of neurophysiology. 119, 1, p. 5-20 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Virtual Reality and Noninvasive Brain Stimulation in Stroke: How Effective Is Their Combination for Upper Limb Motor Improvement?—A Meta-Analysis

Subramanian, S. K. & Prasanna, S. S., Nov 2018, In : PM and R. 10, 11, p. 1261-1270 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations

Virtual Reality in Rehabilitation—Using Technology to Enhance Function

Subramanian, S. K., Nov 2018, In : PM and R. 10, 11, p. 1221-1222 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Scopus citations
2017

A review of chronic pain and cognitive, mood, and motor dysfunction following mild traumatic brain injury: Complex, comorbid, and/or overlapping conditions?

Grandhi, R., Tavakoli, S., Ortega, C. & Simmonds, M. J., Dec 1 2017, In : Brain Sciences. 7, 12, 160.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

14 Scopus citations

Evaluation of upper body kinematics and muscle activity during milking attachment task

Oyama, S., Sosa, A., Campbell, R., Ortega, C. & Douphrate, D. I., Sep 1 2017, In : International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 61, p. 101-106 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Virtual reality and non-invasive brain stimulation in stroke: How effective is their combination for upper limb motor improvement?

Subramanian, S. & Prasanna, S., Aug 10 2017, 2017 International Conference on Virtual Rehabilitation, ICVR 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8007539. (International Conference on Virtual Rehabilitation, ICVR; vol. 2017-June).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Scopus citations
2016

MediQoC: A data driven, hospital quality of care portal for the patient community

Simmonds, M., Zikos, D. & Hegden, S., Jun 29 2016, 9th ACM International Conference on Pervasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments, PETRA 2016 - Conference Proceedings. Association for Computing Machinery, (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series; vol. 29-June-2016).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Quality of life, symptom status and physical performance in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer undergoing chemotherapy: an exploratory analysis of secondary data

Shallwani, S. M., Simmonds, M. J., Kasymjanova, G. & Spahija, J., Sep 1 2016, In : Lung Cancer. 99, p. 69-75 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Two novel methods to assess ulnar nerve conduction across the elbow

Ernst, G., Canales, J. & Garcia, E., Oct 1 2016, In : Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 30, p. 126-130 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2015

A Qualitative Study of Veterans on Long-Term Opioid Analgesics: Barriers and Facilitators to Multimodality Pain Management

Simmonds, M. J., Finley, E. P., Vale, S., Pugh, M. J. & Turner, B. J., Apr 1 2015, In : Pain Medicine (United States). 16, 4, p. 726-732 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

A randomized trial to compare exercise treatment methods for patients after total knee replacement: Protocol paper Rehabilitation, physical therapy and occupational health

Piva, S. R., Moore, C. G., Schneider, M., Gil, A. B., Almeida, G. J. & Irrgang, J. J., Oct 16 2015, In : BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 16, 1, 303.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Scopus citations

Pain, mind, and movement in musculoskeletal pain: Is physical activity always health-promoting or are there detrimental aspects?

Hasenbring, M. I., Lundberg, M., Parker, R., Söderlund, A., Bolton, B., Smeets, R. J. E. M., Ljutov, A. & Simmonds, M. J., Feb 21 2015, In : Clinical Journal of Pain. 31, 2, p. 95-96 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Scopus citations

Physical therapy and exercise: Impacts on pain, mood, cognition, and function

Simmonds, M. J., Ortega, C. & Simmonds, K. P., Jan 1 2015, Pain, Emotion and Cognition: A Complex Nexus. Springer International Publishing, p. 167-186 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Renal responses produced by microinjection of the kappa opioid receptor agonist, U50-488H, into sites within the rat lamina terminalis

Franklin, C., Fortepiani, L., Nguyen, T., Rangel, Y., Strong, R. & Gottlieb, H. B., Mar 1 2015, In : Pharmacology Research and Perspectives. 3, 2, e00117.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2014

Computer games to decrease pain and improve mood and movement

Simmonds, M. J. & Zikos, D., May 27 2014, ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 2014-May.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations

Considerations for virtual environments for upper limb rehabilitation tasks

Powell, V., Powell, W. & Simmonds, M., May 27 2014, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments, PETRA 2014. Association for Computing Machinery, (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series; vol. 2014-May).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Does a participant's perceived self-efficacy of healthcare professions improve following a week-long informational camp for high school students?

Ernst, G., Belrose, A., Eckhardt, J., Hild, W. & Rodriguez, L., Aug 1 2014, In : Journal of Allied Health. 43, 3, p. 157-161 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Effect of a cooling vest on core temperature in athletes with and without spinal cord injury

Trbovich, M., Ortega, C., Schroeder, J. & Fredrickson, M., Jan 1 2014, In : Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation. 20, 1, p. 70-80 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Innovative medical applications and beyond of 3D techniques in a responsive virtual reality lab: Experience report

Song, M., Grogono, P., Mokhov, S. A., Song, W. & Simmonds, M. J., May 27 2014, ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 2014-May.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Interdisciplinary partnerships between rehabilitation therapists and computer scientists: A proposed model

Boisselle, A. & Simmonds, M., May 27 2014, ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 2014-May.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

The influence of playing computer games on pain threshold, mood, and physical performances between fibromyalgia patients and healthy individuals

Wang, S., Xiao, L., Simmonds, M. J. & Zhang, L., Jan 1 2014, Advanced Materials and Information Technology Processing. WITPress, p. 733-738 6 p. (WIT Transactions on Engineering Sciences; vol. 87).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Virtual reality and musculoskeletal pain: Manipulating sensory cues to improve motor performance during walking

Powell, W. & Simmonds, M. J., Jun 1 2014, In : Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. 17, 6, p. 390-396 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Virtual reality for gait rehabilitation - Promises, proofs and preferences

Powell, W., Powell, V. & Simmonds, M., May 27 2014, ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 2014-May.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Scopus citations
2013

Rethinking the fear avoidance model: Toward a multidimensional framework of pain-related disability

Wideman, T. H., Asmundson, G. G. J., Smeets, R. J. E. M., Zautra, A. J., Simmonds, M. J., Sullivan, M. J. L., Haythornthwaite, J. A. & Edwards, R. R., Nov 2013, In : Pain. 154, 11, p. 2262-2265 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

88 Scopus citations
2012

Pain, mind, and movement: Unraveling models, shifting paradigms, and the social dimension

Simmonds, M. J. & Degenhardt, B., Jul 1 2012, In : Clinical Journal of Pain. 28, 6, p. 465-466 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Scopus citations

Physiotherapists' knowledge, attitudes, and intolerance of uncertainty influence decision making in low back pain

Simmonds, M. J., Derghazarian, T. & Vlaeyen, J. W. S., Jul 1 2012, In : Clinical Journal of Pain. 28, 6, p. 467-474 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

The influence of pain distribution on walking velocity and horizontal ground reaction forces in patients with low back pain

Simmonds, M. J., Lee, C. E., Etnyre, B. R. & Morris, G. S., 2012, In : Pain Research and Treatment. 2012, 214980.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
2011

A poor woman's interactive remake of the "I still remember" documentary with OpenGL

Song, M., Grogono, P., Lewis, J. & Simmonds, M. J., Nov 29 2011, Entertainment Computing, ICEC 2011 - 10th International Conference, Proceedings. p. 362-366 5 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 6972 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Fatigue, pain, and physical function

Sesto, M. E. & Simmonds, M. J., Dec 1 2011, Work and Cancer Survivors. Springer New York, p. 123-145 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Scopus citations

Management of low back pain by physical therapists in Quebec: How are we doing?

Derghazarian, T. & Simmonds, M. J., Oct 31 2011, In : Physiotherapy Canada. 63, 4, p. 464-473 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Pain-related fear: A critical review of the related measures

Lundberg, M., Grimby-Ekman, A., Verbunt, J. & Simmonds, M. J., 2011, In : Pain Research and Treatment. 2011, 494196.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

63 Scopus citations

Rehabilitation

Sullivan, M. J. L., Simmonds, M., Butler, D., Shalliwani, S. & Hamidzadeh, M., Dec 1 2011, Work and Cancer Survivors. Springer New York, p. 211-232 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations

Repetition-induced activity-related summation of pain in patients with fibromyalgia

Lambin, D. I., Thibault, P., Simmonds, M., Lariviere, C. & Sullivan, M. J. L., Jun 1 2011, In : Pain. 152, 6, p. 1424-1430 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

That was then and this is now!

Ferrara, M. S. & Ortega, C., Jan 2011, In : International Journal of Athletic Therapy and Training. 16, 1, p. 3-4 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2010

Activity-related summation of pain and functional disability in patients with whiplash injuries

Sullivan, M. J. L., Larivire, C. & Simmonds, M., Nov 1 2010, In : Pain. 151, 2, p. 440-446 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Advancing the chronic care road map: a contemporary overview.

Ahmed, S., Gogovor, A., Kosseim, M., Poissant, L., Riopelle, R., Simmonds, M., Krelenbaum, M., Montague, T. & Chronic Disease Management, D. M., Sep 14 2010, In : Healthcare quarterly (Toronto, Ont.). 13, 3, p. 72-79 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

A proposed global education model

Ferrara, M. S. & Ortega, C., Jan 2010, In : Athletic Therapy Today. 15, 1, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate