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Physical Therapy Management of Congenital Muscular Torticollis: A 2018 Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline From the APTA Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy

Kaplan, Sandra L.; Coulter, Colleen; Sargent, Barbara

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 30(4):240-290, October 2018.

Documenting Physical Therapy Dose for Individuals With Cerebral Palsy: A Quality Improvement Initiative

Bailes, Amy F.; Strenk, Mariann L.; Quatman-Yates, Catherine; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(3):234-241, July 2019.

Pediatric Balance Scale: A Modified Version of the Berg Balance Scale for the School-Age Child with Mild to Moderate Motor Impairment

Franjoine, Mary Rose; Gunther, Joan S.; Taylor, Mary Jean

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 15(2):114-128, Summer 2003.

Physical Therapy Management of Congenital Muscular Torticollis: An Evidence-Based Clinical Practice GuidelineFROM THE SECTION ON PEDIATRICS OF THE AMERICAN PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION

Kaplan, Sandra L.; Coulter, Colleen; Fetters, Linda

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 25(4):348-394, Winter 2013.

Therapeutic Effects of Yoga for Children: A Systematic Review of the Literature

Galantino, Mary Lou; Galbavy, Robyn; Quinn, Lauren

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 20(1):66-80, Spring 2008.

Neonatal Physical Therapy. Part I: Clinical Competencies and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Clinical Training Models

Sweeney, Jane K.; Heriza, Carolyn B.; Blanchard, Yvette

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 21(4):296-307, Winter 2009.

Stretching with Children with Cerebral Palsy: What Do We Know and Where Are We Going?

Wiart, Lesley; Darrah, Johanna; Kembhavi, Gayatri

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 20(2):173-178, Summer 2008.

Timed Floor to Stand-Natural: Reference Data for School Age Children

Weingarten, Goldie; Lieberstein, Michael; Itzkowitz, Adina; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(1):71-76, Spring 2016.

Validity and Reliability of a Pediatric Reach Test

Bartlett, Doreen; Birmingham, Trevor

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 15(2):84-92, Summer 2003.

Timed Up and Go: Reference Data for Children Who Are School Age

Itzkowitz, Adina; Kaplan, Sandra; Doyle, Maura; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(2):239-246, Summer 2016.

The Performance of Children Developing Typically on the Pediatric Balance Scale

Franjoine, Mary Rose; Darr, Nancy; Held, Sharon L.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 22(4):350-359, Winter 2010.

Effectiveness of Adaptive Seating on Sitting Posture and Postural Control in Children with Cerebral Palsy

Chung, Julie; Evans, Jessie; Lee, Corinna; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 20(4):303-317, Winter 2008.

Developmental Trajectories and Reference Percentiles for the 6-Minute Walk Test for Children With Cerebral Palsy

Fiss, Alyssa LaForme; Jeffries, Lynn; Bjornson, Kristie; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(1):51-59, January 2019.

Motor Activity in Children With Autism: A Review of Current Literature

Downey, Rebecca; Rapport, Mary Jane K.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 24(1):2-20, Spring 2012.

Description of Primary and Secondary Impairments in Young Children With Cerebral Palsy

Jeffries, Lynn; Fiss, Alyssa; McCoy, Sarah Westcott; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(1):7-14, Spring 2016.

Neonatal Physical Therapy. Part II: Practice Frameworks and Evidence-Based Practice Guidelines

Sweeney, Jane K.; Heriza, Carolyn B.; Blanchard, Yvette; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 22(1):2-16, Spring 2010.

Development of Reference Values for the Functional Mobility Assessment

Marchese, Victoria G.; Oriel, Kathryn N.; Fry, Jessica A.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 24(3):224-230, Fall 2012.

Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Clinical Recommendations for Dosing of Pediatric Supported Standing Programs

Paleg, Ginny S.; Smith, Beth A.; Glickman, Leslie B.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 25(3):232-247, Fall 2013.

Reliability and Validity of the Timed Floor to Stand Test–Natural in School-Aged Children

Weingarten, Goldie; Kaplan, Sandra

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 27(2):113-118, Summer 2015.

Sitting Matters! Differences Between Sitters and Nonsitters at 6 Months' Adjusted Age in Infants At-Risk and Born Preterm

Jensen-Willett, Sandra; Pleasant, Malinda; Jackson, Barbara; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(3):257-262, July 2019.

Timed Up and Down Stairs Test: Preliminary Reliability and Validity of a New Measure of Functional Mobility

Zaino, Christopher A.; Marchese, Victoria Gocha; Westcott, Sarah L.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 16(2):90-98, Summer 2004.

Concurrent Validity of the Bayley Scales of Infant Development II Motor Scale and the Peabody Developmental Motor Scales-2 in Children with Developmental Delays

Provost, Beth; Heimerl, Sandra; McClain, Cate; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 16(3):149-156, Fall 2004.

The Effects of Functional Progressive Strength and Power Training in Children With Unilateral Cerebral Palsy

Kaya Kara, Ozgun; Livanelioglu, Ayse; Yardimci, Bilge Nur; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(3):286-295, July 2019.

Critically Appraised Topics

Fetters, Linda; Figueiredo, Elyonara M.; Keane-Miller, Devon; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 16(1):19-21, Spring 2004.

Power Mobility Training Methods for Children: A Systematic Review

Kenyon, Lisa K.; Hostnik, Lisa; McElroy, Rachel; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 30(1):2-8, January 2018.

Kinesthetic Sensitivity and Related Measures of Hand Sensitivity in Children With Nonproficient Handwriting

Brink, Anne O'Leary; Jacobs, Anne Burleigh

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 23(1):88-94, Spring 2011.

Stretching and Progressive Resistance Exercise in Children With Cerebral Palsy: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Fosdahl, Merete Aarsland; Jahnsen, Reidun; Kvalheim, Kristin; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(3):264-271, July 2019.

Physical Therapy Clinical Management Recommendations for Children with Cerebral Palsy - Spastic Diplegia: Achieving Functional Mobility Outcomes

O’Neil, Margaret E.; Fragala-Pinkham, Maria A.; Westcott, Sarah L.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 18(1):49-72, Spring 2006.

Updated Competencies for Physical Therapists Working in Schools

Effgen, Susan K.; Chiarello, Lisa; Milbourne, Suzanne A.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 19(4):266-274, Winter 2007.

Determining Need for School-Based Physical Therapy Under IDEA: Commonalities Across Practice Guidelines

Vialu, Carlo; Doyle, Maura

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(4):350-355, October 2017.

Relationships Among 3 Movement Analysis Tests in Preterm Infants

Azim Rezaei, Derya; Acar, Gonul; Turkdogan, Dilsad; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(3):251-256, July 2019.

Updated Competencies for Physical Therapists Working in Early Intervention

Chiarello, Lisa; Effgen, Susan K.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 18(2):148-158, Summer 2006.

Outcome Measures of Activity for Children With Cerebral Palsy: A Systematic Review

Debuse, Dorothée; Brace, Hal

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 23(3):221-231, Fall 2011.

Orthopedic Complications of Childhood Obesity

Wills, Mary

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 16(4):230-235, Winter 2004.

Wellness Promotion Beliefs and Practices of Pediatric Physical Therapists

Goodgold, Shelley

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 17(2):148-157, Summer 2005.

Physical Therapy Scoliosis-Specific Exercises May Reduce Curve Progression in Mild Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Curves

Zapata, Karina A.; Sucato, Daniel J.; Jo, Chan-Hee

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(3):280-285, July 2019.

Effects of Aerobic Conditioning and Strength Training on a Child with Down Syndrome: A Case Study

Lewis, Cynthia L.; Fragala-Pinkham, Maria A.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 17(1):30-36, Spring 2005.

Reliability and Validity of the Gross Motor Function Classification System for Cerebral Palsy

Bodkin, Amy Winter; Robinson, Cordelia; Perales, Frida P.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 15(4):247-252, Winter 2003.

Immediate Effects of a Hippotherapy Session on Gait Parameters in Children with Spastic Cerebral Palsy

McGee, Margaret C.; Reese, Nancy B.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 21(2):212-218, Summer 2009.

The Effects of Prone Positioning on the Quality and Acquisition of Developmental Milestones in Four-Month-Old Infants

Dudek-Shriber, Linda; Zelazny, Susan

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 19(1):48-55, Spring 2007.

The Effect of Aquatic Therapy on Functional Mobility of Infants and Toddlers in Early Intervention

McManus, Beth M.; Kotelchuck, Milton

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 19(4):275-282, Winter 2007.

An Intensive Virtual Reality Program Improves Functional Balance and Mobility of Adolescents With Cerebral Palsy

Brien, Marie; Sveistrup, Heidi

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 23(3):258-266, Fall 2011.

Endurance and Gait in Children With Cerebral Palsy After Intensive Body Weight-Supported Treadmill Training

Provost, Beth; Dieruf, Kathy; Burtner, Patricia A.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 19(1):2-10, Spring 2007.

Parental and Environmental Factors Associated with Physical Activity Among Children Participating in an Active Video Game

Paez, Sadye; Maloney, Ann; Kelsey, Kristine; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 21(3):245-253, Fall 2009.

Evaluation of a Community-Based Group Fitness Program for Children With Disabilities

Fragala-Pinkham, Maria A.; Haley, Stephen M.; Goodgold, Shelley

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 18(2):159-167, Summer 2006.

Development of Guidelines for Determining Frequency of Therapy Services in a Pediatric Medical Setting

Bailes, Amy F.; Reder, Rebecca; Burch, Carol

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 20(2):194-198, Summer 2008.

The Relationship Between Functional Mobility and the Intensity of Physical Therapy Intervention in Children with Traumatic Brain Injury

Dumas, Helene M.; Haley, Stephen M.; Carey, Tara M.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 16(3):157-164, Fall 2004.

The Scope of Pediatric Physical Therapy Practice in Health Promotion and Fitness for Youth With Disabilities

Rowland, Jennifer L.; Fragala-Pinkham, Maria; Miles, Cindy; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 27(1):2-15, Spring 2015.

Informing the Update to the Physical Therapy Management of Congenital Muscular Torticollis Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline

Heidenreich, Emily; Johnson, Robert; Sargent, Barbara

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 30(3):164-175, July 2018.

The Effects of an Early Physical Therapy Intervention for Very Preterm, Very Low Birth Weight Infants: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial

Cameron, Emma C.; Maehle, Valerie; Reid, Jane

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 17(2):107-119, Summer 2005.

Systematic Review of Progressive Strength Training in Children and Adolescents with Cerebral Palsy Who Are Ambulatory

Mockford, Margaret; Caulton, Janette M.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 20(4):318-333, Winter 2008.

Age Expansion of the Thirty-Second Walk Test Norms for Children

Knutson, Loretta M.; Bushman, Barbara; Young, Janice Clark; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 21(3):235-243, Fall 2009.

Enhancing Participation for Children with Disabilities: Application of the ICF Enablement Framework to Pediatric Physical Therapist Practice

Goldstein, Diana Nathan; Cohn, Ellen; Coster, Wendy

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 16(2):114-120, Summer 2004.

Examination of the Functional Mobility Assessment Tool for Children and Adolescents With Lower Extremity Amputations

Pierce, Sarah; Fergus, Andrea; Brady, Brooks; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 23(2):171-177, Summer 2011.

Effects of a Neurodevelopmental Treatment-Based Trunk Protocol for Infants with Posture and Movement Dysfunction

Arndt, Sherry W.; Chandler, Lynette S.; Sweeney, Jane K.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 20(1):11-22, Spring 2008.

Student Experiences in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: Addendum to Neonatal Physical Therapy Competencies and Clinical Training Models

Rapport, Mary Jane; Sweeney, Jane K.; Dannemiller, Lisa; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 22(4):439-440, Winter 2010.

Effectiveness of Stretch Interventions for Children With Neuromuscular Disabilities: Evidence-Based Recommendations

Craig, Jason; Hilderman, Courtney; Wilson, Geoffrey; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(3):262-275, Fall 2016.

Targeted Training in Managing Children With Poor Trunk Control: 4 Case Reports

Pin, Tamis W.; Butler, Penelope B.; Shum, Sandra Lai-Fong

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 30(2):E8-E13, April 2018.

Reference Values for Range of Motion and Muscle Function of the Neck in Infants

Öhman, Anna Maria; Beckung, Eva R.E.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 20(1):53-58, Spring 2008.

A Child With a Burn-Related Foot and Ankle Contracture Treated With Multiple Modalities

Yelvington, Miranda; Scoggins, Michelle; White, Leslie

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(1):90-94, January 2017.

School-Based Work Capacity Evaluation in Young People With Intellectual Disabilities: 2 Case Reports

Johnson, Connie C.; Rose, Deborah S.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(2):166-172, April 2017.

The Application of Motor Learning Strategies Within Functionally Based Interventions for Children with Neuromotor Conditions

Levac, Danielle; Wishart, Laurie; Missiuna, Cheryl; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 21(4):345-355, Winter 2009.

Effects of Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy on Gait, Balance, and Functional Locomotor Mobility

Zipp, Genevieve Pinto; Winning, Sue

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 24(1):64-68, Spring 2012.

Sitting Postural Control in Infants With Typical Development, Motor Delay, or Cerebral Palsy

Kyvelidou, Anastasia; Harbourne, Regina T.; Willett, Sandra L.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 25(1):46-51, Spring 2013.

Early Identification and Risk Management of Children with Developmental Coordination Disorder

Missiuna, Cheryl; Rivard, Lisa; Bartlett, Doreen

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 15(1):32-38, Spring 2003.

Methods to Improve the Reliability of the Functional Reach Test in Children and Adolescents With Typical Development

Volkman, Kathleen Gerri; Stergiou, Nicholas; Stuberg, Wayne; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 19(1):20-27, Spring 2007.

Does Weight Status Impact Metabolic Health in Adolescents When Controlling for Physical Fitness?

Stolzman, Stacy C.; Skelton, Joseph; Harkins, April; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(2):134-140, April 2019.

Effects of Postural Management on Hip Migration in Children With Cerebral Palsy: A Systematic Review

Gmelig Meyling, Christiaan; Ketelaar, Marjolijn; Kuijper, Marie-Anne; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 30(2):82-91, April 2018.

Role of Pediatric Physical Therapists in Promoting Sports Participation in Developmental Coordination Disorder

Adams, Imke L. J.; Broekkamp, Wenke; Wilson, Peter H.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 30(2):106-111, April 2018.

The Effects of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy in the Management of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: A Case Report

Lantz, Justin M.; Joshi, Shruti; O'Hearn, Michael

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(4):490-497, Winter 2016.

Standing Programs to Promote Hip Flexibility in Children With Spastic Diplegic Cerebral Palsy

Macias-Merlo, Lourdes; Bagur-Calafat, Caridad; Girabent-Farrés, Montserrat; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 27(3):243-249, Fall 2015.

Uptake of the Congenital Muscular Torticollis Clinical Practice Guideline Into Pediatric Practice

Kaplan, Sandra L.; Dole, Robin L.; Schreiber, Joseph

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(4):307-313, October 2017.

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