Prudence Plummer-D'Amato

Summary

Affiliation: Northeastern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of gait and cognitive task difficulty on cognitive-motor interference in aging
    Prudence Plummer-D'Amato
    Department of Physical Therapy, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Avenue, 6 Robinson Hall, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    J Aging Res 2012:583894. 2012
  2. pmc Training dual-task walking in community-dwelling adults within 1 year of stroke: a protocol for a single-blind randomized controlled trial
    Prudence Plummer-D'Amato
    Department of Physical Therapy, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave, 6 Robinson Hall, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Neurol 12:129. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Relationships between motor function and gait-related dual-task interference after stroke: a pilot study
    Prudence Plummer-D'Amato
    Department of Physical Therapy, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave, 6 Robinson Hall, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Gait Posture 35:170-2. 2012
  4. pmc Interference between cognition, double-limb support, and swing during gait in community-dwelling individuals poststroke
    Prudence Plummer-D'Amato
    Department of Physical Therapy, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 24:542-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Dual-task effects of spontaneous speech and executive function on gait in aging: exaggerated effects in slow walkers
    Prudence Plummer-D'Amato
    Department of Physical Therapy, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave, 6 Robinson Hall, Boston, MA 02115 5000, United States
    Gait Posture 33:233-7. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Effects of once weekly dual-task training in older adults: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Prudence Plummer-D'Amato
    Department of Physical Therapy, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 5000, USA
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 12:622-9. 2012

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Effects of gait and cognitive task difficulty on cognitive-motor interference in aging
    Prudence Plummer-D'Amato
    Department of Physical Therapy, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Avenue, 6 Robinson Hall, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    J Aging Res 2012:583894. 2012
    ..Education is an important factor influencing cognitive-motor interference effects on cognition, but not gait...
  2. pmc Training dual-task walking in community-dwelling adults within 1 year of stroke: a protocol for a single-blind randomized controlled trial
    Prudence Plummer-D'Amato
    Department of Physical Therapy, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave, 6 Robinson Hall, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Neurol 12:129. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Relationships between motor function and gait-related dual-task interference after stroke: a pilot study
    Prudence Plummer-D'Amato
    Department of Physical Therapy, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave, 6 Robinson Hall, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Gait Posture 35:170-2. 2012
    ..Thus, global characteristics of gait were vulnerable in the most difficult cognitive tasks, but even easy tasks impaired discrete components of dynamic balance...
  4. pmc Interference between cognition, double-limb support, and swing during gait in community-dwelling individuals poststroke
    Prudence Plummer-D'Amato
    Department of Physical Therapy, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 24:542-9. 2010
    ..Dual tasking can interfere with activity after stroke...
  5. doi request reprint Dual-task effects of spontaneous speech and executive function on gait in aging: exaggerated effects in slow walkers
    Prudence Plummer-D'Amato
    Department of Physical Therapy, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave, 6 Robinson Hall, Boston, MA 02115 5000, United States
    Gait Posture 33:233-7. 2011
    ..These results demonstrate that spontaneous speech is a highly demanding task that has a profound impact on gait in older adults, especially those with gait speed <1 m/s...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of once weekly dual-task training in older adults: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Prudence Plummer-D'Amato
    Department of Physical Therapy, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 5000, USA
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 12:622-9. 2012
    ..To compare single-task and dual-task training on obstacle avoidance, gait speed and balance in healthy community-dwelling older adults...