Contents of the Current Issue

Journal of Physical Therapy Science Vol. 29, No. 4, 2017


Original Articles

Comparison of abdominal muscle activity and peak expiratory flow between forced vital capacity and fast expiration exercise

Hiroshi Ishida, Tadanobu Suehiro, Susumu Watanabe p.563-566

Discrepancy between self-awareness and actual diagnosis and treatment of the conditions among adolescent with scoliosis in middle-school age

Wan-Hee Lee, Hyojeong Kang, Seong Yeol Kim p.567-571

Measuring hip flexor and extensor strengths across various postures using a fixed belt

Takashi Yoshizawa, Kentarou Higashi, Tomohiko Katou p.572-575

Transformative learning experience for physical therapy students through a community health promotion project for mothers of hearing-challenged children

Masami Yokogawa, Masako Notoya, Sachiko Madokoro p.576-580

Effects of prone trunk extension exercise using different fixations and with and without abdominal drawing-in maneuver in healthy individuals

Yong-Wook Kim p.581-584

Characteristics of patients with hemiparetic stroke who yield highly reliable muscle strength measurements

Ken Tomida, Genichi Tanino, Shinya Sasaki, Akira Suzuki, Sayaka Okamoto, Shigeru Sonoda p.585-589

Long-term histopathological developments in knee-joint components in a rat model of osteoarthritis induced by monosodium iodoacetate

Ikufumi Takahashi, Taro Matsuzaki, Masahiro Hoso p.590-597

Articular chondrocyte alignment in the rat after surgically induced osteoarthritis

Hideaki Takahashi, Hiroyuki Tamaki, Noriaki Yamamoto, Hideaki Onishi p.598-604

Effects of repeated vibratory stimulation of wrist and elbow flexors on hand dexterity, strength, and sensory function in patients with chronic stroke: a pilot study

Won-Ho Choi p.605-608

Effects of expiratory muscle strength training on swallowing function in acute stroke patients with dysphagia

Jong Hoon Moon, Jin-Hwa Jung, Young Sik Won, Hwi-Young Cho, KiHun Cho p.609-612

Interrelationship between the general characteristics of Korean stroke patients and the variables of the sexual functions: random forest and boosting algorithm

Jung-Gyu Yoon, Neda Zarayeneh, Sang C. Suh p.613-617

The ratio of medial and lateral hamstring muscle thickness does not correlate with the lateral tibial rotation angle in the standing position in healthy young adults

Dong-Soo Lee, Sung-Dae Choung, Seung-Won Lee, Hye Rim Suh, Jae-Hoon Shim p.618-621

Immediate effect of ankle balance taping on dynamic and static balance of soccer players with acute ankle sprain

Young-Jun Shin, Myoung-Kwon Kim p.622-624

Effect of bilateral upper extremity exercise on trunk performance in patients with stroke

Doo Ho Lee, Seong Hoon Park, Ji Won Han p.625-628

The effect of segmental weight of prosthesis on hemodynamic responses and energy expenditure of lower extremity amputees

Akmer Mutlu, Mohammad Dawood Kharooty, Yavuz Yakut p.629-634

Validation of the shoulder36 for the activities of daily living with shoulder disorders

Satoshi Shimo, Yuta Sakamoto, Takashi Amari, Shota Gemma p.635-640

Plantar pressure differences among adults with mild flexible flatfoot, severe flexible flatfoot and normal foot when walking on level surface, walking upstairs and downstairs

Jun Na Zhai, Jue Wang, Yu Sheng Qiu p.641-646

Effects of skilled reach training with affected forelimb and treadmill exercise on the expression of neurotrophic factor following ischemia-induced brain injury in rats

Min-Sik Yong, Seong-Gil Kim, Song-Hee Cheon p.647-650

Comparison of accelerometer-based and treadmill-based analysis systems for measuring gait parameters in healthy adults

Seung-yeop Lim, Wan-hee Lee p.651-653

A quasi-experimental study on the effects of instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization on mechanosensitive neurons

Weiqing Ge, Emily Roth, Alyssa Sansone p.654-657

The change of lung capacity in elderly women caused by life span

Jaeseok Lee, Taewook Kang, Yundong Yeo, Dongwook Han p.658-661

The relationship between knee joint angle and knee flexor and extensor muscle strength

Misook Ha, Dongwook Han p.662-664

A neurocognitive approach for recovering upper extremity movement following subacute stroke: a randomized controlled pilot study

Laia Sallés, Patricia Martín-Casas, Xavier Gironès, María José Durà, José Vicente Lafuente, Carlo Perfetti p.665-672

Changes of gait parameters following constrained-weight shift training in patients with stroke

Seok Hyun Nam, Sung Min Son, Kyoung Kim p.673-676

Gait abnormalities in patients with chronic ankle instability can improve following a non-invasive biomechanical therapy: a retrospective analysis

Shay Tenenbaum, Ofir Chechik, Jason Bariteau, Nathan Bruck, Yiftah Beer, Mazen Falah, Ganit Segal, Amit Mor, Avi Elbaz p.677-684

Effects of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation on chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy symptoms (CIPN): a preliminary case-control study

Tania Tonezzer, Leonardo Affonso Massabki Caffaro, Katiuscia Rosette Scasni Menon, Fabíola Cristina Brandini da Silva, Christina May Moran de Brito, Almir José Sarri, Raquel Aparecida Casarotto p.685-692

The effect of horse-riding simulator exercise on the gait, muscle strength and muscle activation in elderly people with knee osteoarthritis

Seung-Kyu Kim, Seong-Gil Kim, Gak HwangBo p.693-696

Should high-power posing be integrated in physical therapy?

Weiqing Ge, Teale K. Bennett, Jeremy C. Oller p.697-701

The effects of tool holding on body schema during motor imagery: a near-infrared spectroscopy study

Tsubasa Oikawa, Daisuke Hirano, Takamichi Taniguchi, Hitoshi Maruyama p.702-706

The effect of bridge exercise method on the strength of rectus abdominis muscle and the muscle activity of paraspinal muscles while doing treadmill walking with high heels

Taewook Kang, Jaeseok Lee, Junghoon Seo, Dongwook Han p.707-712

Effects of taekwondo intervention on cognitive function and academic self-efficacy in children

Su Youn Cho, Young Il Kim, Hee Tae Roh p.713-715

Discriminative and predictive validity of the short-form activities-specific balance confidence scale for predicting fall of stroke survivors

SeungHeon An, Yunbok Lee, DongGeon Lee, Ki-Hun Cho, GyuChang Lee, Dong-sik Park p.716-721

Estimated lower speed boundary at which the walk ratio constancy is broken in healthy adults

Rumi Murakami, Yohei Otaka p.722-725

Interrater reliability and intrarater reliability of lateral scapular slide tests of females in their 20s

Sang-Young Park p.726-728

The effects of exercise using an ergometer with swaying saddle on chronic lower back pain

Seung Jin Byeon, Ki Hyun Kim p.729-732

Benefits of using transcranial magnetic stimulation as a tool to facilitate the chronic knee injury rehabilitation

Jae-Moo Lee, Ji-Hang Lee p.733-736

Correlations between slow-rate repetitive nerve stimulation and characteristics associated with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Chinese patients

Yan Wang, Zheman Xiao, Hong Chu, Jingjing Liang, Xu Wu, Hongjuan Dong, Yang Yan, Zuneng Lu p.737-743

The effects of a combined physical activity, recreation, and art and craft program on ADL, cognition, and depression in the elderly

DeokJu Kim p.744-747

Short physical performance battery for middle-aged and older adult cardiovascular disease patients: implication for strength tests and lower extremity morphological evaluation

Tomohiro Yasuda, Kazuya Fukumura, Toshiaki Nakajima p.748-753

Relative and absolute reliability of ultrasound measurements for the thickness of the soft tissue around the shoulder joint of young normal subjects

Nobuhisa Ohya, Takumi Yamada, Yoshinao Satoh, Hirobumi Kawamura p.754-759

Review Article

Beneficial effect of interventional exercise on autistic Fragile X syndrome

Seunghoon Lee, Jinyoung Won, Sookyoung Park, Sang-Rae Lee, Kyu-Tae Chang, Joo-Heon Kim, Yonggeun Hong p.760-762

Case studys

Nonhealing, progressive stress fractures of the foot in a 13-year-old basketball player: is vitamin K deficiency a risk factor?

Meral Bayramoğlu, Nuray Ünlütürk p.763-766

Reduced foot pain after spasticity control with alcohol block in a patient with chronic hemiparetic stroke: a case report

Min Cheol Chang p.767-770

The effects of neck and trunk stabilization exercises on cerebral palsy children’s static and dynamic trunk balance: case series

Ji-won Shin, Gui-bin Song, Jooyeon Ko p.771-774

Original Articles

The effects of a multisensory dynamic balance training on the thickness of lower limb muscles in ultrasonography in children with spastic diplegic cerebral palsy

Seung-min Nam, Won-hyo Kim, Chang-kyo Yun p.775-778

Effects of hippotherapy on the thickness of deep abdominal muscles and activity of daily living in children with intellectual disabilities

Ji Hyun Lee, Chang-Kyo Yun p.779-782