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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Validity and Reliability of a Pediatric Reach Test

Bartlett, Doreen; Birmingham, Trevor

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

The Effect of Hippotherapy on Ten Children with Cerebral Palsy

Casady, Renee L.; Nichols-Larsen, Deborah S.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 16(3):165-172, Fall 2004.

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.

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.

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.

Changes in Two Children with Cerebral Palsy After Intensive Suit Therapy: A Case Report

Bailes, Amy F.; Greve, Kelly; Schmitt, Laura C.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 22(1):76-85, 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.

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.

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.

An Aquatic Physical Therapy Program at a Pediatric Rehabilitation Hospital: A Case Series

Fragala-Pinkham, Maria A.; Dumas, Helene M.; Barlow, Carrie A.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 21(1):68-78, Spring 2009.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Effectiveness of Developmental Intervention in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: Implications for Neonatal Physical Therapy

Mahoney, Marla C.; Cohen, Meryl I.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 17(3):194-208, Fall 2005.

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.

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.

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.

Distance-Based Throwing Programs for Baseball Players From Little League to High School

Cisco, Steven; Miller Semon, Megan; Moraski, Paul; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(3):297-300, July 2019.

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.

Physical Therapy in Preschool Classrooms: Successful Integration of Therapy into Classroom Routines

Sekerak, Darlene Massey; Kirkpatrick, Dana B.; Nelson, Kristal C.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 15(2):93-104, Summer 2003.

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.

Daily Intervention for Young Children With Cerebral Palsy in GMFCS Level V: A Case Series

Heathcock, Jill C.; Baranet, Kathleen; Ferrante, Rachel; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 27(3):285-292, Fall 2015.

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.

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.

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.

Power Mobility Training for a 7-Month-Old Infant with Spina Bifida

Lynch, Amy; Ryu, Ji-Chul; Agrawal, Sunil; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 21(4):362-368, Winter 2009.

A Developmental Perspective on Congenital Muscular Torticollis: A Critical Appraisal of the Evidence

Tessmer, Angela; Mooney, Paula; Pelland, Lucie

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 22(4):378-383, Winter 2010.

Effects of Power Wheelchairs on the Development and Function of Young Children With Severe Motor Impairments

Jones, Maria A.; McEwen, Irene R.; Neas, Barbara R.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 24(2):131-140, Summer 2012.

Effects of Combined Exercise Training on Functional Performance in Children With Cerebral Palsy: A Randomized-Controlled Study

Peungsuwan, Punnee; Parasin, Pattamavadee; Siritaratiwat, Wantana; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(1):39-46, January 2017.

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.

Early Intervention and Postural Adjustments During Reaching in Infants at Risk of Cerebral Palsy

van Balen, Lieke C.; Dijkstra, Linze-Jaap; Dirks, Tineke; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(2):175-183, April 2019.

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.

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.

Effect of Virtual Reality on Upper Extremity Function in Children With Cerebral Palsy: A Meta-analysis

Chen, Yu-ping; Lee, Shih-Yu; Howard, Ayanna M.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 26(3):289-300, Fall 2014.

Updated Competencies for Physical Therapists Working in Early Intervention

Chiarello, Lisa; Effgen, Susan K.

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

Motor Characteristics of Young Children Referred for Possible Autism Spectrum Disorder

Lane, Alison; Harpster, Karen; Heathcock, Jill

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 24(1):21-29, Spring 2012.

Physiotherapy Assessment and Treatment for an Ambulant Child with Cerebral Palsy After Botox A to the Lower Limbs: A Case Report

Mulligan, Hilda; Wilmshurst, Erin

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 18(1):39-48, Spring 2006.

Reliability and Validity of the 50-ft Walk Test for Idiopathic Toe Walking

Christensen, Catie; Haddad, Amanda; Maus, Elizabeth

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(3):238-243, July 2017.

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.

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.

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.

Expectations for Walking Speeds: Standards for Students in Elementary Schools

David, Kathryn S.; Sullivan, Mary

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 17(2):120-127, Summer 2005.

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.

Critically Appraised Topics

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

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

The Pathophysiological Basis of Weakness in Children With Cerebral Palsy

Mockford, Margaret; Caulton, Janette M.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 22(2):222-233, Summer 2010.

Bayley Scales of Infant Development Screening Test-Gross Motor Subtest: Efficacy in Determining Need for Services

Jackson, Barbara J.; Needelman, Howard; Roberts, Holly; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 24(1):58-62, Spring 2012.

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.

Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Emerging Opportunity for Physical Therapy

Mieres, Ana C.; Kirby, Russell S.; Armstrong, Kathleen H.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 24(1):31-37, Spring 2012.

Essential Competencies in Entry-Level Pediatric Physical Therapy Education

Rapport, Mary Jane; Furze, Jennifer; Martin, Kathy; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 26(1):7-18, Spring 2014.

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.

Isometric Muscle Strength in Youth Assessed by Hand-held Dynamometry: A Feasibility, Reliability, and Validity Study A Feasibility, Reliability, and Validity Study

Hébert, Luc J.; Maltais, Désirée B.; Lepage, Céline; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 23(3):289-299, Fall 2011.

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.

Effectiveness of Treadmill Training in Children With Motor Impairments: An Overview of Systematic Reviews

Zwicker, Jill G.; Mayson, Tanja A.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 22(4):361-377, Winter 2010.

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