Contents of the Current Issue

Journal of Physical Therapy Science Vol. 30, No. 3, 2018

Original Article

Motion-plane dependency of the range of dart throw motion and the effects of tendon action due to finger extrinsic muscles during the motion

Masahiro Mitsukane, Noboru Sekiya, Arinori Kamono, Tohru Nakabo 355-360

Effects of extracorporeal shock wave therapy on upper extremity muscle tone in chronic stroke patients

Seung Kyu Park, Dae Jung Yang, Yo Han Uhm, Jong Hyuk Yoon, Je Ho Kim 361-364

Effects of mechanical-bed massage on exercise-induced back fatigue in athletes

Houyong Zhong, Wichai Eungpinichpong, Xingze Wang, Uraiwon Chatchawan, Sawitri Wanpen, Orawan Buranruk 365-372

The effects of shoulder stabilization exercises and pectoralis minor stretching on balance and maximal shoulder muscle strength of healthy young adults with round shoulder posture

Mi-Kyoung Kim, Jung Chul Lee, Kyung-Tae Yoo 373-380

Effect of squatting velocity on hip muscle latency in women with patellofemoral pain syndrome

Ignacio Orozco-Chavez, Guillermo Mendez-Rebolledo 381-386

Limb-dominance and gender differences in the ground reaction force during single-leg lateral jump-landings

Junya Aizawa, Kenji Hirohata, Shunsuke Ohji, Takehiro Ohmi, Kazuyoshi Yagishita 387-392

Effects of anterior weight-shifting methods on sitting balance in wheelchair-dependent patients with spinal cord injury

Han Seong Choe, Dong-Ki Min, Jeoungah Ahn 393-397

Effect of interferential current therapy on forward head posture

Ye-jin Choi, Hee-jung Kim, Sun-young Han, Bo-ram Choi 398-399

Effects of stabilization exercise using flexi-bar on functional disability and transverse abdominis thickness in patients with chronic low back pain

Sin Ho Chung, Young Youl You, Hyung Jin Lee, Sang Hyo Sim 400-404

Postural stability for taekwondo athletes with repetitive ankle sprains during a single-leg stance

Minji Son, Changhong Youm, Jehwan Woo, Myeounggon Lee, Youkyung Kim, Jinhee Kim 405-410

Effects of thoracic posture correction exercises on scapular position

Won-gyu Yoo 411-412

Relationship between advanced glycation end-product accumulation in the skin and pulmonary function

Akira Kubo, Michitaka Kato, Yosuke Sugioka, Rie Mitsui, Nobuki Fukuhara, Fumi Nihei, Yoshihiko Takeda 413-418

The effect of gait speed and gait phase to the allocation of attention during dual task gait

Kotaro Shimizu, Hikaru Ihira, Keitaro Makino, Yuriko Kihara, Kazunari Itou, Taketo Furuna 419-423

Effects of inspiratory muscle training on pulmonary functions and muscle strength in sedentary hemodialysis patients

Heba A. Bahey El-Deen, Fahad Salam Alanazi, Khaled Takey Ahmed 424-427

Effect of physical activity on cognition and daily living activities of the elderly with mild dementia

Hyun Jin Lee, Kyoung Don Kim 428-433

Lumbar lordosis angle and trunk and lower-limb electromyographic activity comparison in hip neutral position and external rotation during back squats

Tomoki Oshikawa, Yasuhiro Morimoto, Koji Kaneoka 434-438

Case Study

Total assessment-reassessment & evaluation using bioKinesiologic (TAREK) approach: case presentation for theoretical formulation

Tarek Mohamed El-Gohary, Hatem A. Emara, Mohamed F. Awadallah 439-442

Effects of task-specific paretic ankle plantar flexor training on walking in a stroke patient: a single-case study

Shingo Miyata, Shigeru Terada, Nobumasa Matsui, Keita Uchiyama 443-447

Original Article

Comparision of the effectiveness of ESWT and ultrasound treatments in myofascial pain syndrome: randomized, sham-controlled study

Semra Aktürk, Arzu Kaya, Derya Çetintaş, Gürkan Akgöl, Arif Gülkesen, Gül Ayden Kal, Tülin Güçer 448-453

Effects of chin tuck exercise using neckline slimmer device on suprahyoid and sternocleidomastoid muscle activation in healthy adults

Jong-Hoon Moon, Jin-Hwa Jung, Suk-Chan Hahm, Kyoung-Sim Jung, Hye Rim Suh, Hwi-young Cho 454-456

Effects of lumbar lordosis assistive support on craniovertebral angle and mechanical properties of the upper trapezius muscle in subjects with forward head posture

Jong-Hoon Moon, Jin-Hwa Jung, Suk-Chan Hahm, Hwan-Kyung Oh, Kyoung-Sim Jung, Hwi-Young Cho 457-460

Foot pressure analysis of gait pattern in older Japanese females requiring different personal care support levels

Naoto Takayanagi, Motoki Sudo, Masahiko Fujii, Hirokazu Sakai, Keiko Morimoto, Masumi Tomisaki, Yoshifumi Niki, Ichiro Tokimitsu 461-466

Changes in exercise tolerance and quality of life are unrelated in lung cancer survivors who undergo video-assisted thoracic surgery

Kunihiko Anami, Jun Horie, Yoshiyasu Hirayama, Naoki Yamashita, Kenichi Ito 467-473

Novel method for evaluation of hindfoot alignment in weight-bearing position using laser beam

Tadasuke Ohnishi, Mitsumasa Hida, Yukio Nakamura, Chikamune Wada 474-478

Case Study

The effects of pain scrambler therapy on the pain and quality of life of degenerative gonarthritis patients

Ho-Jin Jeong, Dong-Kyu Lee, Yong-Nam Kim, Tae-Yeun Hwang 479-480