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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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 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.

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.

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.

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 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 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.

Validity and Reliability of a Pediatric Reach Test

Bartlett, Doreen; Birmingham, Trevor

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

A Modified Version of the Timed Up and Go Test for Children Who Are Preschoolers

Verbecque, Evi; Vereeck, Luc; Boudewyns, An; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(4):409-415, Winter 2016.

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.

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 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.

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.

Examination of the Item Structure of the Alberta Infant Motor Scale

Liao, Pai-jun M.; Campbell, Suzann K.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 16(1):31-38, Spring 2004.

Differential Diagnosis of Torticollis: A Case Report

Gray, Gaelan Mahina; Tasso, Kay H.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Feasibility Study: The Effect of Therapeutic Yoga on Quality of Life in Children Hospitalized With Cancer

Geyer, Russell; Lyons, Anne; Amazeen, Linda; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 23(4):375-379, Winter 2011.

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.

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

Motor Control Outcomes Following Nintendo Wii Use by a Child With Down Syndrome

Berg, Patti; Becker, Tiffany; Martian, Andrew; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 24(1):78-84, Spring 2012.

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.

Use of Groups in Pediatric Physical Therapy: Survey of Current Practices

LaForme Fiss, Alyssa C.; Effgen, Susan K.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 19(2):154-159, Summer 2007.

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.

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.

Modified Toy Cars for Mobility and Socialization: Case Report of a Child With Cerebral Palsy

Huang, Hsiang-han; Ragonesi, Christina B.; Stoner, Tracy; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 26(1):76-84, Spring 2014.

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.

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.

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.

Student Outcomes of School-Based Physical Therapy as Measured by Goal Attainment Scaling

Chiarello, Lisa A.; Effgen, Susan K.; Jeffries, Lynn; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(3):277-284, Fall 2016.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

The Effect of Hippotherapy on Functional Outcomes for Children with Disabilities: A Pilot Study

Murphy, Deirdra; Kahn-D’Angelo, Linda; Gleason, James

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 20(3):264-270, Fall 2008.

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.

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.

Expectations for Walking Speeds: Standards for Students in Elementary Schools

David, Kathryn S.; Sullivan, Mary

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

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.

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.

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.

Wellness Promotion Beliefs and Practices of Pediatric Physical Therapists

Goodgold, Shelley

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

Changes in Perceived Self-efficacy of Physical Therapist Students Following a Pediatric Experiential Learning Opportunity

Wolden, Mitch; Anderson, Brittany; Ray, Chris

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(1):115-120, January 2019.

Hippotherapy Effects on Trunk, Pelvic, and Hip Motion During Ambulation in Children With Neurological Impairments

Encheff, Jenna L.; Armstrong, Charles; Masterson, Michelle; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 24(3):242-250, Fall 2012.

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.

Orthopedic Complications of Childhood Obesity

Wills, Mary

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

Investigation of the Dynamic Gait Index in Children: A Pilot Study

Lubetzky-Vilnai, Anat; Jirikowic, Tracy L.; McCoy, Sarah Westcott

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 23(3):268-273, Fall 2011.

Physical Therapy–Related Child Outcomes in School: An Example of Practice-Based Evidence Methodology

Effgen, Susan K.; McCoy, Sarah Westcott; Chiarello, Lisa A.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(1):47-56, Spring 2016.

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.

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.

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 a Group-Based Treadmill Program on Children With Neurodevelopmental Impairment Who Are Not Yet Ambulating

Mattern-Baxter, Katrin

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 28(3):312-319, Fall 2016.

Adapting to Higher Demands: Using Innovative Methods to Treat Infants Presenting With Torticollis and Plagiocephaly

Surprenant, Dominique; Milne, Sarah; Moreau, Katherine; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 26(3):339-345, Fall 2014.

A Case Report of an Infant With Arthrogryposis

Azbell, Kristy; Dannemiller, Lisa

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