JoEllen M Sefton

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Affiliation: College of Veterinary Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Therapeutic massage of the neck and shoulders produces changes in peripheral blood flow when assessed with dynamic infrared thermography
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Neuromechanics Research Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:723-32. 2010
  2. pmc Six weeks of massage therapy produces changes in balance, neurological and cardiovascular measures in older persons
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Neuromechanics Research Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL
    Int J Ther Massage Bodywork 5:28-40. 2012
  3. pmc Massage Therapy Produces Short-term Improvements in Balance, Neurological, and Cardiovascular Measures in Older Persons
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Neuromechanics Research Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL
    Int J Ther Massage Bodywork 5:16-27. 2012
  4. pmc Developing, maintaining, and using a body of knowledge for the massage therapy profession
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University
    Int J Ther Massage Bodywork 4:1-12. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Segmental spinal reflex adaptations associated with chronic ankle instability
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5323, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1991-5. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Physiological and clinical changes after therapeutic massage of the neck and shoulders
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Neuromechanics Research Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5323, USA
    Man Ther 16:487-94. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Six weeks of balance training improves sensorimotor function in individuals with chronic ankle instability
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5323, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 41:81-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Sensorimotor function as a predictor of chronic ankle instability
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5323, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 24:451-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Cryotherapy and ankle bracing effects on peroneus longus response during sudden inversion
    Mitchell L Cordova
    Department of Kinesiology, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 20:348-53. 2010
  10. doi request reprint A single bout of whole-leg, peristaltic pulse external pneumatic compression upregulates PGC-1α mRNA and endothelial nitric oxide sythase protein in human skeletal muscle tissue
    Wesley C Kephart
    School of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    Exp Physiol 100:852-64. 2015

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Therapeutic massage of the neck and shoulders produces changes in peripheral blood flow when assessed with dynamic infrared thermography
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Neuromechanics Research Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:723-32. 2010
    ..This study's objective was to determine the effect of therapeutic massage on peripheral blood flow utilizing dynamic infrared thermography in a constant temperature/humidity thermal chamber to assess noncontact skin temperature...
  2. pmc Six weeks of massage therapy produces changes in balance, neurological and cardiovascular measures in older persons
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Neuromechanics Research Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL
    Int J Ther Massage Bodywork 5:28-40. 2012
    ..The second in a two-part study, this project assessed the effects of six weeks of TM treatment on balance, nervous system, and cardiovascular measures in older adults...
  3. pmc Massage Therapy Produces Short-term Improvements in Balance, Neurological, and Cardiovascular Measures in Older Persons
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Neuromechanics Research Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL
    Int J Ther Massage Bodywork 5:16-27. 2012
    ..Massage therapy (MT) may produce adaptations that decrease risk of falling. If MT can improve stability in older persons, it may provide a new intervention for this issue...
  4. pmc Developing, maintaining, and using a body of knowledge for the massage therapy profession
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University
    Int J Ther Massage Bodywork 4:1-12. 2011
    ..This deficit has hampered the growth of the profession and its acceptance and recognition by the medical and allied health care community...
  5. doi request reprint Segmental spinal reflex adaptations associated with chronic ankle instability
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5323, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1991-5. 2008
    ..To further understanding of the role that segmental spinal reflexes play in chronic ankle instability (CAI)...
  6. doi request reprint Physiological and clinical changes after therapeutic massage of the neck and shoulders
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Neuromechanics Research Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5323, USA
    Man Ther 16:487-94. 2011
    ..Moreover, decreases in the normalized EMG amplitude during MVIC of the upper trapezius muscle; and increases in cervical ROM in all directions assessed occurred after TM, but not after the LT or C interventions...
  7. doi request reprint Six weeks of balance training improves sensorimotor function in individuals with chronic ankle instability
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5323, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 41:81-9. 2011
    ..Prospective cohort study...
  8. doi request reprint Sensorimotor function as a predictor of chronic ankle instability
    JoEllen M Sefton
    Department of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5323, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 24:451-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to further the understanding of the role of sensorimotor deficits in the chronically unstable ankle by establishing which specific measures best distinguish between chronically unstable and healthy ankles...
  9. doi request reprint Cryotherapy and ankle bracing effects on peroneus longus response during sudden inversion
    Mitchell L Cordova
    Department of Kinesiology, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 20:348-53. 2010
    ..Ankle bracing combined with joint cooling does not have a deleterious effect on dynamic ankle joint stabilization during an inversion perturbation in normal subjects...
  10. doi request reprint A single bout of whole-leg, peristaltic pulse external pneumatic compression upregulates PGC-1α mRNA and endothelial nitric oxide sythase protein in human skeletal muscle tissue
    Wesley C Kephart
    School of Kinesiology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    Exp Physiol 100:852-64. 2015
    ..g. vascular or muscle fibre cells) and how the acute effects of EPC application on gene and protein expression observed herein are associated with functional improvements (e.g. metabolism, vascular function) in acute and chronic models...