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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.

Whole-Body Vibration Training Designed to Improve Functional Impairments After Pediatric Inpatient Anticancer Therapy: A Pilot Study

Rustler, Vanessa; Prokop, Aram; Baumann, Freerk T.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 30(4):341-349, 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Functional Balance Assessment With Pediatric Balance Scale in Girls With Visual Impairment

Zylka, Justyna; Lach, Urszula; Rutkowska, Izabela

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 25(4):460-466, Winter 2013.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Application of the Clinical Practice Guideline for Congenital Muscular Torticollis: A Case Report

Huegel, Micah; Kenyon, Lisa K.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(1):E1-E5, January 2019.

Hand-Arm Bimanual Intensive Therapy Improves Prefrontal Cortex Activation in Children With Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy

Surkar, Swati M.; Hoffman, Rashelle M.; Willett, Sandra; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 30(2):93-100, April 2018.

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.

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.

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 Instruction on Parent Competency During Infant Handling in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Byrne, Eilish M.; Sweeney, Jane K.; Schwartz, Nancy; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(1):43-49, January 2019.

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.

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.

Effects of High-Intensity Interval Training on Fitness and Health in Youth With Physical Disabilities

Zwinkels, Maremka; Verschuren, Olaf; de Groot, Janke F.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(1):84-93, January 2019.

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.

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.

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.

Adapted Motivational Interviewing to Promote Exercise in Adolescents With Congenital Heart Disease: A Pilot Trial

McKillop, Adam; Grace, Sherry L.; Ghisi, Gabriela Lima de Melo; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 30(4):326-334, October 2018.

Early Treadmill Practice in Infants Born With Myelomeningocele: A Pilot Study

Lee, Do Kyeong; Sansom, Jennifer K.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31(1):68-75, January 2019.

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Growing Older With Cerebral Palsy: Insiders' Perspectives

Horsman, Marylyn; Suto, Melinda; Dudgeon, Brian; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 22(3):296-303, Fall 2010.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

A Case Report of an Infant With Arthrogryposis

Azbell, Kristy; Dannemiller, Lisa

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

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.

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.

Updated Competencies for Physical Therapists Working in Early Intervention

Chiarello, Lisa; Effgen, Susan K.

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

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 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.

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 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.

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.

Autogenic Drainage in Children With Cystic Fibrosis

Corten, Lieselotte; Morrow, Brenda M.

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

Reliability and Diagnostic Accuracy of Clinical Tests of Vestibular Function for Children

Christy, Jennifer B.; Payne, JoAnne; Azuero, Andres; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 26(2):180-189, Summer 2014.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Effectiveness of Functional Power Training on Walking Ability in Young Children With Cerebral Palsy: Study Protocol of a Double-Baseline Trial

van Vulpen, Liesbeth F.; de Groot, Sonja; Rameckers, Eugene A. A.; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(3):275-282, July 2017.

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 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 Clinimetric Properties of Performance-Based Gross Motor Tests Used for Children With Developmental Coordination Disorder: A Systematic Review

Slater, Leanne M.; Hillier, Susan L.; Civetta, Lauren R.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 22(2):170-179, Summer 2010.

The Effects of Strength Training on Gait in Adolescents with Cerebral Palsy

Eagleton, Melissa; Iams, Amelia; McDowell, Jennifer; More

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 16(1):22-30, Spring 2004.

Differential Diagnosis of Torticollis: A Case Report

Gray, Gaelan Mahina; Tasso, Kay H.

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

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.

Importance of Initiating a “Tummy Time” Intervention Early in Infants With Down Syndrome

Wentz, Erin E.

Pediatric Physical Therapy. 29(1):68-75, January 2017.

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