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Journal of Physical Therapy Science Vol. 30, No. 6, 2018

Original Article

The sensitivity and specificity of the Falls Efficacy Scale and the Activities-specific Balance Confidence Scale for hemiplegic stroke patients

Eun-Young Park, Young-Jung Lee, Yoo-Im Choi 741-743

Effects of cognitive loading on lumbar flexion relaxation phenomenon in healthy people

Mohammad Pouretezad, Reza Salehi, Hossein Negahban,  Mohammad Jafar Shaterzaedeh Yazdi, Mohammad Mehravar 744-747

Efficacy of subcutaneous lidocaine injection in venous insufficiency: a prospective, randomized, controlled study, and new treatment protocol

Bahar Dernek, Levent Adiyeke, Tahir Mutlu Duymus, Suavi Aydogmus, Fatma Nur Kesiktas, Nurdan Paker 748-754

Relationship between asymmetric trunk flexion movement and elector spinae muscle activity

Yuko Takahashi, Takehiko Yamaji 755-758

Effect of body weight support on predicted locomotive physical activity

Yoshiya Fujika, Hironobu Hamada, Kiyokazu Sekikawa, Teruki Kajiwara,  Hikaru Yamamoto, Norimichi Kamikawa 759-763

Development of a statistical model for predicting seat pressure felt level in simulated condition based on direct and anthropometric measurement

Nor Kamaliana Khamis, Baba Md Deros 764-769

Awareness of ergonomics & work-related musculoskeletal disorders among dental professionals and students in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Faisal Alyahya, Khalid Algarzaie, Yazeed Alsubeh, Rita Khounganian 770-776

Efficacy of dietary supplement with nutraceutical composed combined with extremely-low-frequency electromagnetic fields in carpal tunnel syndrome

Teresa Paolucci, Giulia Piccinini, Sveva Maria Nusca, Gabriella Marsilli, Alice Mannocci, Giuseppe La Torre, Vincenzo Maria Saraceni, Maria Chiara Vulpiani, Ciro Villani 777-784

The importance of a multidisciplinary team and the conditioning services in elite clubs of roller hockey

Monica De Vega Casassas, Vicenç Hernández-González, Carme Jové-Deltell, Joaquin Reverter-Masia 785-789

Association between computer-based testing and national examination results among physical therapy students

Akira Kubo, Yukari Horimoto, Heonsoo Han, Kaori Sadakiyo 790-793

Relationship between the change in one-leg standing time due to visual information interception and hip joint internal rotation pattern

Heonsoo Han, Junichiro Kaneko, Myungchul Kim, Masahiro Ishizaka, Akira Kubo, Hitoshi Maruyama 794-799

Recognition of roles of various professionals by home-visiting specialists

Yasuaki Kusumoto, Hiroko Makita, Kuniyoshi Nagai, Tomoe Yamane 800-803

Effect of scapular stabilization exercise on neck alignment and muscle activity in patients with forward head posture

Jeong-Il Kang, Hyun-Ho Choi, Dae-Keun Jeong, Hyun Choi, Young-Jun Moon, Joon-Su Park 804-808

Relationship between white matter fiber damage and revised version of the ability for basic movement scale in patients with stroke: a diffusion tensor tract-based spatial statistic study

Makoto Tamari, Shunta Umeki, Junji Goto, Yoshihisa Kawano 809-812

Effects of trunk stabilization exercise on the local muscle activity and balance ability of normal subjects

Hyun Gyu Cha 813-815

Effects of integrated treatment with LED and microcurrent on muscle tone and stiffness in the calf muscle during moderate aerobic exercise

Sang-Wan Han, Jeong-Woo Lee 816-819

Changes in ventilation mechanics during expiratory rib cage compression in healthy males

Kyoushi Mase, Kenta Yamamoto, Sigefumi Murakami,  Kazuaki Kihara, Kazuhiro Matsushita, Masafumi Nozoe, Sachie Takashima 820-824

Pelvic floor muscle training and electrical stimulation as rehabilitation after radical prostatectomy: a randomized controlled trial

Carla Elaine Laurienzo, Wesley Justino Magnabosco, Fernanda Jabur, Eliney Ferreira Faria, Monica Orsi Gameiro, Almir Jose Sarri, Paulo Roberto Kawano, Hamilto Akihissa Yamamoto, Leonardo Oliveira Reis, João Luiz Amaro 825-831

Effects of active vibration exercise using a Flexi-Bar on balance and gait in patients with chronic stroke

Dong-Kyu Lee, Ji-Won Han 832-834

The test-retest reliability and minimal detectable change of the short-form Barthel Index (5 items) and its associations with chronic stroke-specific impairments

Chang-Sik Park 835-839

Effect of a cervical support pillow on sternocleidomastoid activity and satisfaction in asymptomatic participants

Min-hyeok Choi, Jin-Hwa Jung, Jong-Hoon Moon, Jin-won Yoo, Suk-Chan Hahm, Hwi-young Cho 840-842


Review Article

Hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome and rehabilitation: taking stock of evidence based medicine: a systematic review of the literature

Bruno Corrado, Gianluca Ciardi 843-847


Case Study

Case study of continuous knee joint traction treatment on the pain and quality of life of patients with degenerative gonarthritis

Dong-Kyu Lee, Nam-Yong Lee 848-849


Original Article

Correlation between isometric shoulder strength and racket velocity during badminton forehand smash movements: study of valid clinical assessment methods

Takenori Awatani, Ikuhiro Morikita, Tatsuya Urata, Junji Shinohara, Yasutaka Tatsumi 850-854

Gender and posture are significant risk factors to musculoskeletal symptoms during touchscreen tablet computer use

Szu-Ping Lee, Ya-Ting Hsu, Betina Bair, Marissa Toberman, Lung-Chang Chien 855-861

Effects on muscle activities according to the type of bodyblade exercise in quadruped position

Jeong-il Kang, Joon-Su Park, Dae-Keun Jeong, Hyun-Ho Choi, Young-Jun Moon, Hyun-Ho Choi 862-865

Occupation-based differences in shared perceptions of older resident needs within multidisciplinary care teams: a cross-sectional study of care workers, nurses, and therapists linked to older residents

Tomoko Ohura, Takahiro Higashi, Tatsuro Ishizaki, Takeo Nakayama 866-873

A randomized, double-blind study to assess if vitamin D treatment affects the outcomes of rehabilitation and balance in hemiplegic patients

Aylin Sari, Bekir Durmus, Cigdem Arifoglu Karaman, Evrim Ogut, Ilknur Aktas 874-878

Effects of task velocity and center of mass acceleration during Y-Balance Test in elderly females with good and poor visual acuity

Sun-Shil Shin, Won-Gyu Yoo, Duk-Hyun An 879-882

The awareness of healthcare staff towards post-stroke cognitive impairment: a cross sectional study

Obaid Almalki, Mansour Abdullah Alshehri, Ahmed Mohamed El-Sodany, Amir Abdel-Raouf El-Fiky 883-887

The relationship between isokinetic strength and functional performance tests in patients with knee osteoarthritis

Panagiotis Gkrilias, Elias Tsepis, Zinon Kokkalis, Elias Panagiotopoulos, Panagiotis Megas 888-891

The effect of trunk stabilization circuit exercise using a rubber mat on the thickness and white area index of transverse abdominis in healthy young adults

KyoChul Seo, KwangYong Park 892-895