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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.

Relationship Between Torticollis and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disorder in Infants

Bercik, Deborah; Diemer, Susan; Westrick, Stephanie; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(2):142-147, April 2019.

Describing the Delivery of Evidence-Based Physical Therapy Intervention to Individuals With Cerebral Palsy

Bailes, Amy F.; Greve, Kelly; Long, Jason; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 33(2):65-72, April 2021.

Physical Therapy Management of Children With Developmental Coordination Disorder: An Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline From the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy of the American Physical Therapy Association

Dannemiller, Lisa; Mueller, Melinda; Leitner, Adrah; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 32(4):278-313, October 2020.

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.

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.

I Want to Play: Children With Cerebral Palsy Talk About Their Experiences on Barriers and Facilitators to Participation in Leisure Activities

Longo, Egmar; Regalado, Isabelly Cristina Rodrigues; Galvão, Elida Rayane Viana Pinheiro; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 32(3):190-200, July 2020.

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.

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.

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.

Physical Therapy Management of Congenital Muscular Torticollis: An Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline: FROM 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.

Adapted Dance Improves Motor Abilities and Participation in Children With Down Syndrome: A Pilot Study

McGuire, Michelle; Long, Jason; Esbensen, Anna J.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(1):76-82, January 2019.

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.

Gamification in Physical Therapy: More Than Using Games

Janssen, Joep; Verschuren, Olaf; Renger, Willem Jan; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(1):95-99, January 2017.

The Effects of Aerobic Exercise on Academic Engagement in Young Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder

Oriel, Kathryn N.; George, Cheryl L.; Peckus, Rebecca; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 23(2):187-193, Summer 2011.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Progression of Ankle Plantarflexion Contractures and Functional Decline in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Implications for Physical Therapy Management

Kiefer, Michael; Bonarrigo, Kelly; Quatman-Yates, Catherine; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(1):61-66, January 2019.

Critically Appraised Topics

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

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

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.

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.

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.

The Effect of Inspiratory Muscle Training on Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: A Meta-analysis

Williamson, Elizabeth; Pederson, Natalie; Rawson, Hannah; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(4):323-330, October 2019.

The Effect of Suit Wear During an Intensive Therapy Program in Children With Cerebral Palsy

Bailes, Amy F.; Greve, Kelly; Burch, Carol K.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 23(2):136-142, Summer 2011.

Effectiveness of Static Weight-Bearing Exercises in Children with Cerebral Palsy

Pin, Tamis Wai-mun

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 19(1):62-73, Spring 2007.

Six-Minute Walk Test in Children With Spastic Cerebral Palsy and Children Developing Typically

Fitzgerald, Diarmaid; Hickey, Claire; Delahunt, Eamonn; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(2):192-199, Summer 2016.

The Movement Assessment of Infants (MAI) as a Predictor of Two-Year Neurodevelopmental Outcome for Infants Born at Term Who Are at Social Risk

Rose-Jacobs, Ruth; Cabral, Howard; Beeghly, Marjorie; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 16(4):212-221, Winter 2004.

Expectations for Walking Speeds: Standards for Students in Elementary Schools

David, Kathryn S.; Sullivan, Mary

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

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.

Normal Values of Functional Reach and Lateral Reach Tests in Indian School Children

Deshmukh, Abhijeet A.; Ganesan, Sailaksmi; Tedla, Jaya Shanker

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 23(1):23-30, Spring 2011.

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.

Functional Mobility Improved After Intensive Progressive Resistance Exercise in an Adolescent With Spina Bifida

Baym, Carol L.; Hedgecock, James B.; Rapport, Mary Jane K.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 30(2):E1-E7, April 2018.

Differentiating Between Idiopathic Toe Walking and Cerebral Palsy: A Systematic Review

Schlough, Kathleen; Andre, Kerryn; Owen, Marley; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 32(1):2-10, January 2020.

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.

Pediatric Physical Therapists' Use of the Congenital Muscular Torticollis Clinical Practice Guidelines: A Qualitative Implementation Study

Nixon-Cave, Kim; Kaplan, Sandra; Dole, Robin; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(4):331-336, October 2019.

Physical Activity Levels of Children With Down Syndrome

Fox, Bianca; Moffett, Gwendolyn E.; Kinnison, Clara; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(1):33-41, January 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.

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.

Effects of Structured Exercise Training in Children and Adolescents With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Klepper, Susan; Mano Khong, Taryn Tamiko; Klotz, Rachel; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(1):3-21, January 2019.

Thirty-Second Walk Test: Expansion of Normative Data

Lieberstein, Michael; Weingarten, Goldie; Vialu, Carlo; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 30(1):18-25, January 2018.

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.

Repeatability of Net Mechanical Efficiency During Stair Climbing in Children with Cerebral Palsy

Bar-Haim, Simona; Harries, Netta; Al-Oraibi, Saleh; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 21(4):320-324, Winter 2009.

Closed Neural Tube Defects: Neurologic, Orthopedic, and Gait Outcomes

Ross, Marilyn; Brewer, Kelly; Wright, F Virginia; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 19(4):288-295, Winter 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Effects of Aquatic Aerobic Exercise for a Child with Cerebral Palsy: Single-Subject Design

Retarekar, Runzun; Fragala-Pinkham, Maria A.; Townsend, Elise L.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 21(4):336-344, Winter 2009.

Clinical Characteristics of Hypotonia: A Survey of Pediatric Physical and Occupational Therapists

Martin, Kathy; Kaltenmark, Tiffany; Lewallen, Amanda; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 19(3):217-226, Fall 2007.

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.

Physical Exercise and Physical Activity for Children and Adolescents With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: A Literature Review

Catania, Hilenia; Fortini, Viola; Cimaz, Rolando

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(3):256-260, July 2017.

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.

Effect of Functional Electrical Stimulation on Activity in Children With Cerebral Palsy: A Systematic Review

Chiu, Hsiu-Ching; Ada, Louise

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 26(3):283-288, Fall 2014.

Characteristics of Hypotonia in Children: A Consensus Opinion of Pediatric Occupational and Physical Therapists

Martin, Kathy; Inman, Jill; Kirschner, Abby; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 17(4):275-282, Winter 2005.

Comparing Unimanual and Bimanual Training in Upper Extremity Function in Children With Unilateral Cerebral Palsy

Klepper, Susan E.; Clayton Krasinski, Debra; Gilb, Meaghan C.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(4):288-306, October 2017.

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.

Creating a Family-Centered Approach to Early Intervention Services: Perceptions of Parents and Professionals

Iversen, Maura D.; Shimmel, Jenny Poulin; Ciacera, Stephanie L.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 15(1):23-31, Spring 2003.

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.

Motor Performance of Children With Down Syndrome and Typical Development at 2 to 4 and 26 Months

Cardoso, Aline Christine das Neves; de Campos, Ana Carolina; dos Santos, Mariana Martins; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 27(2):135-141, Summer 2015.

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.

Standardized Walking Obstacle Course (SWOC): Reliability and Validity of a New Functional Measurement Tool for Children

Held, Sharon L.; Kott, Karen M.; Young, Brenda L.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 18(1):23-30, Spring 2006.

The Timed Up and Go Test in Children: Does Protocol Choice Matter? A Systematic Review

Verbecque, Evi; Schepens, Kirsten; Theré, Joke; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(1):22-31, January 2019.

Goal Attainment Scaling Made Easy With an App: GOALed

Gaffney, Erin; Gaffney, Kevin; Bartleson, Lori; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(2):225-230, April 2019.

Short-term, Intensive Neurodevelopmental Treatment Program Experiences of Parents and Their Children With Disabilities

Evans-Rogers, Debbie L.; Sweeney, Jane K.; Holden-Huchton, Patricia; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 27(1):61-71, Spring 2015.

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.

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.

Development of the Early Activity Scale for Endurance for Children With Cerebral Palsy

Westcott McCoy, Sarah; Yocum, Allison; Bartlett, Doreen J.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 24(3):232-240, Fall 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.

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.

Reliability and Responsiveness of the Timed Up and Go Test in Children With Cerebral Palsy

Carey, Helen; Martin, Kathy; Combs-Miller, Stephanie; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(4):401-408, Winter 2016.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Effect of Plantar Flexor Muscle Strengthening on the Gait of Children With Idiopathic Toe Walking: A Study Protocol

de Oliveira, Vanessa Gonçalves Coutinho; Arrebola, Lucas Simões; de Oliveira, Pedro Rizzi; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(4):373-378, October 2019.

Differential Diagnosis of Torticollis: A Case Report

Gray, Gaelan Mahina; Tasso, Kay H.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 21(4):369-374, Winter 2009.

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.