Kornelia Kulig

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patellar tendon morphology in volleyball athletes with and without patellar tendinopathy
    K Kulig
    Jacquelin Perry Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Research Laboratory, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 23:e81-8. 2013
  2. pmc The immediate and long-term effects of exercise and patient education on physical, functional, and quality-of-life outcome measures after single-level lumbar microdiscectomy: a randomized controlled trial protocol
    David M Selkowitz
    Department of Physical Therapy Education, Western University of Health Sciences, 309 E Second St, Pomona, CA 91766, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:70. 2006
  3. pmc Comparison of the effectiveness of three manual physical therapy techniques in a subgroup of patients with low back pain who satisfy a clinical prediction rule: study protocol of a randomized clinical trial [NCT00257998]
    Joshua A Cleland
    Department of Physical Therapy, Franklin Pierce College 5 Chenell Drive, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:11. 2006
  4. pmc Ankle manual therapy for individuals with post-acute ankle sprains: description of a randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial
    Todd E Davenport
    Department of Physical Therapy, Thomas J, Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific, Stockton, California, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 10:59. 2010
  5. pmc Non-operative management of posterior tibialis tendon dysfunction: design of a randomized clinical trial [NCT00279630]
    Kornelia Kulig
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:49. 2006
  6. pmc Segmental lumbar mobility in individuals with low back pain: in vivo assessment during manual and self-imposed motion using dynamic MRI
    Kornelia Kulig
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:8. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Measurement of femoral torsion by ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging: concurrent validity
    Kornelia Kulig
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9006, USA
    Phys Ther 90:1641-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of biomechanics in orthopedic and neurological rehabilitation
    Kornelia Kulig
    Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Research Laboratory, University of Southern California, 1540 East Alcazar Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Acta Bioeng Biomech 10:3-14. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Nonsurgical management of posterior tibial tendon dysfunction with orthoses and resistive exercise: a randomized controlled trial
    Kornelia Kulig
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Phys Ther 89:26-37. 2009
  10. doi request reprint An intensive, progressive exercise program reduces disability and improves functional performance in patients after single-level lumbar microdiskectomy
    Kornelia Kulig
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9006, USA
    Phys Ther 89:1145-57. 2009

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. doi request reprint Patellar tendon morphology in volleyball athletes with and without patellar tendinopathy
    K Kulig
    Jacquelin Perry Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Research Laboratory, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 23:e81-8. 2013
    ..Diagnostic ultrasound enhances the understanding of the micromorphology of patellar tendons, supporting the rationale for management that remodels the degenerated tendon instead of treating inflammation...
  2. pmc The immediate and long-term effects of exercise and patient education on physical, functional, and quality-of-life outcome measures after single-level lumbar microdiscectomy: a randomized controlled trial protocol
    David M Selkowitz
    Department of Physical Therapy Education, Western University of Health Sciences, 309 E Second St, Pomona, CA 91766, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:70. 2006
    ....
  3. pmc Comparison of the effectiveness of three manual physical therapy techniques in a subgroup of patients with low back pain who satisfy a clinical prediction rule: study protocol of a randomized clinical trial [NCT00257998]
    Joshua A Cleland
    Department of Physical Therapy, Franklin Pierce College 5 Chenell Drive, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:11. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate the effectiveness of three different manual therapy techniques in a subgroup of patient with low back pain that satisfy the CPR...
  4. pmc Ankle manual therapy for individuals with post-acute ankle sprains: description of a randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial
    Todd E Davenport
    Department of Physical Therapy, Thomas J, Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific, Stockton, California, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 10:59. 2010
    ..Recent evidence suggests both slow- and fast-speed treatments may be effective to address disablement following ankle sprains. However, these interventions have yet to be longitudinally compared against a placebo study condition...
  5. pmc Non-operative management of posterior tibialis tendon dysfunction: design of a randomized clinical trial [NCT00279630]
    Kornelia Kulig
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:49. 2006
    ..Findings from this study will guide the development of more efficacious PTTD intervention programs and contribute to enhanced function and quality of life in persons with posterior tibialis tendon dysfunction...
  6. pmc Segmental lumbar mobility in individuals with low back pain: in vivo assessment during manual and self-imposed motion using dynamic MRI
    Kornelia Kulig
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:8. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that persons with central low back pain would have an altered lumbar segmental mobility pattern compared to those without pain...
  7. doi request reprint Measurement of femoral torsion by ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging: concurrent validity
    Kornelia Kulig
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9006, USA
    Phys Ther 90:1641-8. 2010
    ..Inexpensive, valid, and reliable methods for assessing femoral torsion are needed. Ultrasound (US) is a noninvasive and clinically accessible method that can be used for the assessment of bone morphology, such as femoral torsion...
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of biomechanics in orthopedic and neurological rehabilitation
    Kornelia Kulig
    Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Research Laboratory, University of Southern California, 1540 East Alcazar Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Acta Bioeng Biomech 10:3-14. 2008
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Nonsurgical management of posterior tibial tendon dysfunction with orthoses and resistive exercise: a randomized controlled trial
    Kornelia Kulig
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Phys Ther 89:26-37. 2009
    ..Tibialis posterior tendinopathy can lead to debilitating dysfunction. This study examined the effectiveness of orthoses and resistance exercise in the early management of tibialis posterior tendinopathy...
  10. doi request reprint An intensive, progressive exercise program reduces disability and improves functional performance in patients after single-level lumbar microdiskectomy
    Kornelia Kulig
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9006, USA
    Phys Ther 89:1145-57. 2009
    ..Restoration of physical function following lumbar microdiskectomy may be influenced by the postoperative care provided...
  11. doi request reprint Dancers with achilles tendinopathy demonstrate altered lower extremity takeoff kinematics
    Kornelia Kulig
    University of Southern California, Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9006, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 41:606-13. 2011
    ..Controlled laboratory study using a cross-sectional design...
  12. doi request reprint Women with posterior tibial tendon dysfunction have diminished ankle and hip muscle performance
    Kornelia Kulig
    Jacquelin Perry Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Research Laboratory, University of Southern California, Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, Los Angeles, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 41:687-94. 2011
    ..Controlled laboratory study using a cross-sectional design...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of level of spinal cord injury on shoulder joint kinetics during manual wheelchair propulsion
    K Kulig
    Pathokinesiology Laboratory, Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, 7601 E Imperial Hwy, Downey, CA 90242, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 16:744-51. 2001
    ..The effects of spinal cord injury level on shoulder kinetics during manual wheelchair propulsion were studied...
  14. ncbi request reprint Assessment of lumbar spine kinematics using dynamic MRI: a proposed mechanism of sagittal plane motion induced by manual posterior-to-anterior mobilization
    Kornelia Kulig
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1540 East Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 34:57-64. 2004
    ..Descriptive study...
  15. ncbi request reprint The relationship between lumbar segmental motion and pain response produced by a posterior-to-anterior force in persons with nonspecific low back pain
    George J Beneck
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9006, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 35:203-9. 2005
    ..Cross-sectional...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of a single session of posterior-to-anterior spinal mobilization and press-up exercise on pain response and lumbar spine extension in people with nonspecific low back pain
    Christopher M Powers
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy at the School of Dentistry, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9006, USA
    Phys Ther 88:485-93. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the immediate effects of PA mobilization and a press-up exercise on pain with standing extension and lumbar extension in people with nonspecific low back pain...
  17. doi request reprint Secondary mediation and regression analyses of the PTClinResNet database: determining causal relationships among the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health levels for four physical therapy intervention trials
    Sara J Mulroy
    Pathokinesiology Laboratory, Rancho Los Amigos National Research Center, Downey, California, USA
    Phys Ther 91:1766-79. 2011
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Patellar tendinopathy alters the distribution of lower extremity net joint moments during hopping
    Richard B Souza
    Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Appl Biomech 26:249-55. 2010
    ..006) compared with the control subjects. Shifting the workload away from the knee and toward the hip may result in a detrimental increase in hip demand and potentially harmful long-term effects on the articular cartilage of the hip...
  19. doi request reprint Knee extensor dynamics in the volleyball approach jump: the influence of patellar tendinopathy
    Shawn C Sorenson
    Jacqueline Perry Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Research Laboratory, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 40:568-76. 2010
    ..Controlled laboratory study using a cross-sectional design...
  20. doi request reprint The Low Back Activity Confidence Scale (LoBACS): preliminary validity and reliability
    Kimiko A Yamada
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Phys Ther 91:1592-603. 2011
    ..Low back pain affects a substantial number of adults each year and is persistent or recurrent for many. Self-efficacy is an important predictor of functional recovery...
  21. doi request reprint Tendinopathy alters mechanical and material properties of the Achilles tendon
    Shruti Arya
    Jacqueline Perry Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Research Laboratory, Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Appl Physiol 108:670-5. 2010
    ..Results from this study may be used to design treatment strategies that specifically target these deficits, leading to faster and permanent recovery from tendinopathy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Intertester reliability and validity of motion assessments during lumbar spine accessory motion testing
    Rob Landel
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy at the School of Dentistry, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Phys Ther 88:43-9. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Effect of foot orthoses on tibialis posterior activation in persons with pes planus
    Kornelia Kulig
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 1540 E Alcazar Street, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:24-9. 2005
    ..To examine the influence of footwear on tibialis posterior (TP) activation in persons with pes planus...
  24. doi request reprint Lumbopelvic landing kinematics and EMG in women with contrasting hip strength
    John M Popovich
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:146-53. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare lumbopelvic kinematic variables and muscle activation of the trunk and gluteal muscles in females with strong and weak hip muscle strength during a demanding single-leg task...
  25. ncbi request reprint Multifidus morphology in persons scheduled for single-level lumbar microdiscectomy: qualitative and quantitative assessment with anatomical correlates
    Kornelia Kulig
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 88:355-61. 2009
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Xanthomatous tendinosis
    Erin K Hassett
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 42:379. 2012
    ..In an effort to further evaluate tendon morphology, the physical therapist pursued ultrasound imaging of the bilateral patellar tendons. It was determined that the ultrasound findings were compatible with xanthomatous tendinosis...
  27. doi request reprint Effect of eccentric exercise program for early tibialis posterior tendinopathy
    Kornelia Kulig
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 30:877-85. 2009
    ..Morphology and vascularization of painful tibialis posterior (TP) tendons before and after an intervention targeting the degenerated tendon were examined. Functional status and pain level were also assessed...
  28. ncbi request reprint Segmental mobility of the lumbar spine during a posterior to anterior mobilization: assessment using dynamic MRI
    Christopher M Powers
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1540 East Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 18:80-3. 2003
    ..To quantify segmental mobility of the lumbar spine during a posterior to anterior spinal mobilization procedure...
  29. doi request reprint Intra-task variability of trunk coordination during a rate-controlled bipedal dance jump
    Jo Armour Smith
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Sports Sci 30:139-47. 2012
    ..The results indicate that peaks in variability could be explained by task and phase-specific biomechanical demands...
  30. doi request reprint Ground reaction forces and knee mechanics in the weight acceptance phase of a dance leap take-off and landing
    Kornelia Kulig
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089 9006, USA
    J Sports Sci 29:125-31. 2011
    ..A link between decreased joint angular stiffness and increased soft tissue injury risk has been proposed elsewhere; therefore, landing from a saut de chat may be more injurious to the knee soft tissue than take-off...
  31. doi request reprint Pediatric endurance and limb strengthening (PEDALS) for children with cerebral palsy using stationary cycling: a randomized controlled trial
    Eileen G Fowler
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UCLA Orthopaedic Hospital Center for Cerebral Palsy, University of California at Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Phys Ther 90:367-81. 2010
    ..Effective interventions to improve and maintain strength (force-generating capacity) and endurance are needed for children with cerebral palsy (CP)...
  32. ncbi request reprint The use of a modified classification system in the treatment of low back pain during pregnancy: a case report
    Susan Mais Requejo
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 32:318-26. 2002
    ..Case study...
  33. ncbi request reprint The effects of eccentric velocity on activation of elbow flexors: evaluation by magnetic resonance imaging
    K Kulig
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:196-200. 2001
    ..To compare magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) signal intensity changes in the primary elbow flexors during two isotonic exercise protocols varying in eccentric velocity and the ratio of eccentric to concentric activity...
  34. doi request reprint Dancers with patellar tendinopathy exhibit higher vertical and braking ground reaction forces during landing
    Abbigail Lynn Fietzer
    Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Sports Sci 30:1157-63. 2012
    ..While there was no difference between groups in landing angle, dancers with patellar tendinopathy exhibited greater braking impulse than their non-tendinopathic counterparts, even at similar landing angles...
  35. pmc Identification of potential neuromotor mechanisms of manual therapy in patients with musculoskeletal disablement: rationale and description of a clinical trial
    Beth E Fisher
    Neuroplasticity and Imaging Laboratory, Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy at the School of Dentistry, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    BMC Neurol 9:20. 2009
    ..However, the effect of treatment speed, as well as the specific mechanism and locus of CNS changes, remain unclear...
  36. ncbi request reprint Treatment of testicular pain using conservative management of the thoracolumbar spine: a case report
    Kathryn L Doubleday
    Depart, ment of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:1903-5. 2003
    ..The excellent outcome achieved in managing this patient was attributed to identifying the origin of referred pain from the thoracolumbar junction...
  37. ncbi request reprint Selective activation of tibialis posterior: evaluation by magnetic resonance imaging
    Kornelia Kulig
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:862-7. 2004
    ..To determine which exercise most selectively and effectively activates tibialis posterior...
  38. doi request reprint Patellar tendon rupture in a basketball player
    Sean D Johnson
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 39:825. 2009
    ..Surgical repair of the patellar tendon was performed 2 weeks later...
  39. ncbi request reprint Current status and correlates of physicians' referral diagnoses for physical therapy
    Todd E Davenport
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 35:572-9. 2005
    ..Randomized multicenter retrospective chart review of medical referral diagnoses and corresponding referral, patient, and physician demographic data...
  40. ncbi request reprint The EdUReP model for nonsurgical management of tendinopathy
    Todd E Davenport
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Health Sciences Campus, 1540 Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Phys Ther 85:1093-103. 2005
    ..The EdUReP model is an evidence-based treatment construct that aims to reduce functional limitation and disability through amelioration of tissue pathology...
  41. ncbi request reprint Theory and technique of translational manipulation for adhesive capsulitis
    Jeffrey D Placzek
    Washington University, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 33:173-9. 2004
    ..The theory and technique of glenohumeral translational manipulation for the treatment of adhesive capsulitis are presented here...
  42. ncbi request reprint Assessing musculoskeletal performance of the back extensors following a single-level microdiscectomy
    Sean P Flanagan
    Department of Kinesiology, California State University, Northridge, Northridge, CA 91330 8287, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 37:356-63. 2007
    ..A descriptive and exploratory investigation of lumbar extensor performance in persons with a recent history of single-level microdiscectomy...
  43. ncbi request reprint Gait characteristics following Achilles tendon elongation: the foot rocker perspective
    Tadeusz Bober
    University School of Physical Education, Biomechanics Laboratory, Wroclaw, Poland
    Acta Bioeng Biomech 10:37-42. 2008
    ..Foot rocker analysis identified children with abnormal gait characteristics. Following surgery these gait characteristics remained abnormal...
  44. ncbi request reprint Differential diagnosis and treatment of subcalcaneal heel pain: a case report
    John Meyer
    Harbor Physical Therapy, San Pedro, CA 90732, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 32:114-22; discussion 122-4. 2002
    ..To describe the examination and intervention strategy utilized in the differential diagnosis and treatment of a patient with subcalcaneal heel pain...