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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.

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.

School-Based Physical Therapy Services: Predicting the Gap Between Ideal and Actual Embedded Services

Clevenger, Valerie D.; Jeffries, Lynn M.; Effgen, Susan K.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 32(2):98-105, April 2020.

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.

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Validity and Reliability of a Pediatric Reach Test

Bartlett, Doreen; Birmingham, Trevor

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Benefits and Enjoyment of a Swimming Intervention for Youth With Cerebral Palsy: An RCT Study

Declerck, Marlies; Verheul, Martine; Daly, Daniel; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(2):162-169, Summer 2016.

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.

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.

Photo-Based Range-of-Motion Measurement: Reliability and Concurrent Validity in Children With Cerebral Palsy

Johansen, Mette; Haslund-Thomsen, Helle; Kristensen, Jeanette; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 32(2):151-160, April 2020.

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.

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.

Differential Diagnosis of Torticollis: A Case Report

Gray, Gaelan Mahina; Tasso, Kay H.

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

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.

Effect of Hippotherapy on Perceived Self-competence and Participation in a Child With Cerebral Palsy

Frank, Alana; McCloskey, Sandra; Dole, Robin L.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 23(3):301-308, Fall 2011.

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.

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.

A Case Report of an Infant With Arthrogryposis

Azbell, Kristy; Dannemiller, Lisa

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 27(3):293-301, Fall 2015.

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.

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.

Hand-Held Dynamometry Isometric Torque Reference Values for Children and Adolescents

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

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 27(4):414-423, Winter 2015.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Frequency-Specific Microcurrent for Treatment of Longstanding Congenital Muscular Torticollis

Thompson, Regina; Kaplan, Sandra L.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(2):E8-E15, April 2019.

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, October 2016.

The Functional Reach Test in 3- to 5-Year-Old Children Without Disabilities

Norris, Rosemary A.; Wilder, Elaine; Norton, Jennifer

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 20(1):47-52, Spring 2008.

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.

Creative Dance Practice Improves Postural Control in a Child With Cerebral Palsy

Stribling, Kate; Christy, Jennifer

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(4):365-369, October 2017.

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.

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.

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.

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, December 2016.

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.

Autogenic Drainage in Children With Cystic Fibrosis

Corten, Lieselotte; Morrow, Brenda M.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(2):106-117, April 2017.

Concurrent Validity of the Bayley-III and the Peabody Developmental Motor Scale–2

Connolly, Barbara H.; McClune, Nancy Oberg; Gatlin, Roberta

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 24(4):345-352, Winter 2012.

Genu Valgum and Flat Feet in Children With Healthy and Excessive Body Weight

Jankowicz-Szymanska, Agnieszka; Mikolajczyk, Edyta

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(2):200-206, Summer 2016.

Health-Related Fitness in Children and Adolescents

Ganley, Kathleen J.; Paterno, Mark V.; Miles, Cindy; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 23(3):208-220, Fall 2011.

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.

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.

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.

Critically Appraised Topics

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

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

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.

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.

Pain in Children with Cerebral Palsy: Implications for Pediatric Physical Therapy

Swiggum, Mary; Hamilton, Merry Lynne; Gleeson, Peggy; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 22(1):86-92, Spring 2010.

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.

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.

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.

Thirty-Second Walk Test: Expansion of Normative Data

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

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

Spinal Stabilization Exercise Effectiveness for Low Back Pain in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: A Randomized Trial

Zapata, Karina Amani; Wang-Price, Sharon S.; Sucato, Daniel J.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 27(4):396-402, Winter 2015.

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.