Joseph B Myers

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sensorimotor factors affecting outcome following shoulder injury
    Joseph B Myers
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, 201 Fetzer, CB 8700, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8700, USA
    Clin Sports Med 27:481-90, x. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Sensorimotor contribution to shoulder stability: effect of injury and rehabilitation
    Joseph B Myers
    Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Man Ther 11:197-201. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Reliability, precision, accuracy, and validity of posterior shoulder tightness assessment in overhead athletes
    Joseph B Myers
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:1922-30. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Glenohumeral range of motion deficits and posterior shoulder tightness in throwers with pathologic internal impingement
    Joseph B Myers
    ATC, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 34:385-91. 2006
  5. pmc Asymmetric resting scapular posture in healthy overhead athletes
    Sakiko Oyama
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Athl Train 43:565-70. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Strength, flexibility, and balance characteristics of highly proficient golfers
    Timothy C Sell
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:1166-71. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of proximal tibia anterior shear force during a vertical stop-jump
    Timothy C Sell
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences University of Pittsburgh, 3200 S Water Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    J Orthop Res 25:1589-97. 2007
  8. pmc Proprioception and throwing accuracy in the dominant shoulder after cryotherapy
    Craig A Wassinger
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Athl Train 42:84-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint An eight-week golf-specific exercise program improves physical characteristics, swing mechanics, and golf performance in recreational golfers
    Scott M Lephart
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsuburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:860-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Scapular position and orientation in throwing athletes
    Joseph B Myers
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:263-71. 2005

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Sensorimotor factors affecting outcome following shoulder injury
    Joseph B Myers
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, 201 Fetzer, CB 8700, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8700, USA
    Clin Sports Med 27:481-90, x. 2008
    ..This article discusses how the sensorimotor system contributes to shoulder function and how it is altered with shoulder injury, thereby affecting outcome...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sensorimotor contribution to shoulder stability: effect of injury and rehabilitation
    Joseph B Myers
    Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Man Ther 11:197-201. 2006
    ..Surgery has been shown to restore both mechanical restraints and the sensorimotor system. Specific rehabilitation techniques have also been effective at improving the sensorimotor system in healthy and pathological patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Reliability, precision, accuracy, and validity of posterior shoulder tightness assessment in overhead athletes
    Joseph B Myers
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:1922-30. 2007
    ..A valid clinical assessment is necessary to accurately identify posterior shoulder tightness as a contributor to injury...
  4. ncbi request reprint Glenohumeral range of motion deficits and posterior shoulder tightness in throwers with pathologic internal impingement
    Joseph B Myers
    ATC, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 34:385-91. 2006
    ..Yet these contributors have not been identified in throwers with internal impingement...
  5. pmc Asymmetric resting scapular posture in healthy overhead athletes
    Sakiko Oyama
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Athl Train 43:565-70. 2008
    ..Postural asymmetry is typically considered to be associated with injuries. However, asymmetry in the overhead athlete's scapula may be normal due to the dominant use of the limb...
  6. ncbi request reprint Strength, flexibility, and balance characteristics of highly proficient golfers
    Timothy C Sell
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:1166-71. 2007
    ..These characteristics have also been demonstrated to be modifiable through golf-specific training programs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of proximal tibia anterior shear force during a vertical stop-jump
    Timothy C Sell
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences University of Pittsburgh, 3200 S Water Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    J Orthop Res 25:1589-97. 2007
    ..This data provides important evidence for clinicians who are examining the risk factors for these injuries and developing/validating training programs to reduce the incidence of injury...
  8. pmc Proprioception and throwing accuracy in the dominant shoulder after cryotherapy
    Craig A Wassinger
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Athl Train 42:84-9. 2007
    ..During athletic events, athletes may return to play after this treatment. The effects of cryotherapy on dominant shoulder proprioception have been assessed, yet the effects on throwing performance are unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint An eight-week golf-specific exercise program improves physical characteristics, swing mechanics, and golf performance in recreational golfers
    Scott M Lephart
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsuburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:860-9. 2007
    ..These improvements result in increased upper-torso axial rotational velocity, which results in increased club head velocity, ball velocity, and driving distance...
  10. ncbi request reprint Scapular position and orientation in throwing athletes
    Joseph B Myers
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:263-71. 2005
    ..Despite the recognized importance of proper 3-dimensional motion of the scapula in throwers, minimal research has quantified scapular position and orientation in throwing athletes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fatigue alters lower extremity kinematics during a single-leg stop-jump task
    Anne Benjaminse
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 16:400-7. 2008
    ..The decrease in knee flexion at initial contact may be an attempt to increase knee stability following fatigue. Our results did not reveal any gender differences in this specific task...
  12. ncbi request reprint Shoulder proprioception and function following thermal capsulorraphy
    Scott M Lephart
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    Arthroscopy 18:770-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate proprioception and function following thermal capsulorraphy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reflexive muscle activation alterations in shoulders with anterior glenohumeral instability
    Joseph B Myers
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 32:1013-21. 2004
    ..Patients with glenohumeral instability have proprioceptive deficits that are suggested to contribute to muscle activation alterations...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of direction and reaction on the neuromuscular and biomechanical characteristics of the knee during tasks that simulate the noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injury mechanism
    Timothy C Sell
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 34:43-54. 2006
    ..Yet, to date, neuromuscular and biomechanical research has focused primarily on straight landing tasks during planned jumps...
  15. ncbi request reprint Kinematic analysis of the hip and trunk during bilateral stance on firm, foam, and multiaxial support surfaces
    J Troy Blackburn
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 18:655-61. 2003
    ..To differentiate hip and trunk motion during double-leg stance...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of peripheral afferent alteration of the lateral ankle ligaments on dynamic stability
    Joseph B Myers
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Sports Med 31:498-506. 2003
    ..The sensorimotor influence of the lateral ankle ligaments in muscle activation is unclear...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of lateral ankle ligament anesthesia on single-leg stance stability
    Bryan L Riemann
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:388-96. 2004
    ..This study was designed to determine, in isolation, the contribution of lateral ankle ligament mechanoreceptors to postural stability during single leg static (eyes open, eyes closed) and landing tasks...
  18. ncbi request reprint Increase in humeral retrotorsion accounts for age-related increase in glenohumeral internal rotation deficit in youth and adolescent baseball players
    Elizabeth E Hibberd
    Elizabeth E Hibberd, MA, ATC, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 209 Fetzer Hall, CB 8700, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8700, USA
    Am J Sports Med 42:851-8. 2014
    ..The rotation deficit reportedly increases during adolescence, but it remains unclear whether this change is caused by changes in osseous properties or soft tissue tightness...
  19. ncbi request reprint Survey of the injury rate for children in community sports
    Marirose A Radelet
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    Pediatrics 110:e28. 2002
    ..To determine the baseline injury rate for children ages 7 to 13 participating in community organized baseball, softball, soccer, and football...
  20. ncbi request reprint Neuromuscular and biomechanical landing performance subsequent to ipsilateral semitendinosus and gracilis autograft anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Giampietro L Vairo
    Department of Kinesiology, Athletic Training Research Laboratory, College of Health and Human Development, The Pennsylvania State University, 146 Recreation Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 16:2-14. 2008
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  21. ncbi request reprint Scapular dysfunction in throwers with pathologic internal impingement
    Kevin G Laudner
    School of Kinesiology and Recreation, Illinois State University, Normal 61790, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 36:485-94. 2006
    ..Case control group study...
  22. ncbi request reprint Describing the epidemiology and associated age, gender and handicap comparisons of golfing injuries
    Andrea J Fradkin
    Department of Exercise Science, Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, PA, USA
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 14:264-6. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the ankle, knee, hip, and trunk corrective action shown during single-leg stance on firm, foam, and multiaxial surfaces
    Bryan L Riemann
    Department of Health and Kinesiology, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA 30460 9076, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:90-5. 2003
    ..To compare the quantity of ankle, knee, hip, and trunk corrective actions shown during single-leg stance...