Brian G Pietrosimone

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toledo
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of menthol-based counterirritant on quadriceps motoneuron-pool excitability
    Daniel H Huffman
    Department of Kinesiology, Texas A and M University, Corpus Christi, TX, USA
    J Sport Rehabil 19:30-40. 2010
  2. pmc Chronic ankle instability and corticomotor excitability of the fibularis longus muscle
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Musculoskeletal Health and Movement Science Laboratory, University of Toledo, MS 119, 2801 West Bancroft Street, Toledo, OH 43606 3390, USA
    J Athl Train 47:621-6. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Changes in voluntary quadriceps activation predict changes in quadriceps strength after therapeutic exercise in patients with knee osteoarthritis
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA
    Knee 19:939-43. 2012
  4. pmc Electrode type and placement configuration for quadriceps activation evaluation
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Athl Train 46:621-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Inter-limb differences in quadriceps strength and volitional activation
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    J Sports Sci 30:471-7. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of disinhibitory transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and therapeutic exercise on sagittal plane peak knee kinematics and kinetics in people with knee osteoarthritis during gait: a randomized controlled trial
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606 3390, USA
    Clin Rehabil 24:1091-101. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Effects of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and therapeutic exercise on quadriceps activation in people with tibiofemoral osteoarthritis
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 41:4-12. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Voluntary quadriceps activation deficits in patients with tibiofemoral osteoarthritis: a meta-analysis
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Department of Kinesiology, College of Health Science and Human Services, University of Toledo, MS 119 2801 W Bancroft Street, Toledo, OH 43606 3390, USA
    PM R 3:153-62; quiz 162. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of chronic ankle instability on energy dissipation in the lower extremity
    Masafumi Terada
    1Musculoskeletal Health and Movement Science Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Judith Herb College of Education, Health Science and Human Service, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 2Department of Health and Human Performance, School of Education, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC and 3Department of Exercise and Sport Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:2120-8. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship between gluteal muscle strength, corticospinal excitability, and jump-landing biomechanics in healthy women
    Adam S Lepley
    Dept of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH
    J Sport Rehabil 22:239-47. 2013

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of menthol-based counterirritant on quadriceps motoneuron-pool excitability
    Daniel H Huffman
    Department of Kinesiology, Texas A and M University, Corpus Christi, TX, USA
    J Sport Rehabil 19:30-40. 2010
    ..It is unknown whether menthol counterirritants, which also stimulate thermoreceptors, have the same effect on motoneuron-pool excitability (MNPE)...
  2. pmc Chronic ankle instability and corticomotor excitability of the fibularis longus muscle
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Musculoskeletal Health and Movement Science Laboratory, University of Toledo, MS 119, 2801 West Bancroft Street, Toledo, OH 43606 3390, USA
    J Athl Train 47:621-6. 2012
    ..Neuromuscular deficits are common in people with chronic ankle instability (CAI). Corticomotor pathways are very influential in the production of voluntary muscle function, yet these pathways have not been evaluated in people with CAI...
  3. doi request reprint Changes in voluntary quadriceps activation predict changes in quadriceps strength after therapeutic exercise in patients with knee osteoarthritis
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA
    Knee 19:939-43. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine if changes in voluntary quadriceps activation could predict changes in quadriceps strength following a 4 week therapeutic exercise regimen...
  4. pmc Electrode type and placement configuration for quadriceps activation evaluation
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Athl Train 46:621-8. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Inter-limb differences in quadriceps strength and volitional activation
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    J Sports Sci 30:471-7. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of disinhibitory transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and therapeutic exercise on sagittal plane peak knee kinematics and kinetics in people with knee osteoarthritis during gait: a randomized controlled trial
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606 3390, USA
    Clin Rehabil 24:1091-101. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Effects of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and therapeutic exercise on quadriceps activation in people with tibiofemoral osteoarthritis
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 41:4-12. 2011
    ..Blinded, randomized controlled trial...
  8. doi request reprint Voluntary quadriceps activation deficits in patients with tibiofemoral osteoarthritis: a meta-analysis
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Department of Kinesiology, College of Health Science and Human Services, University of Toledo, MS 119 2801 W Bancroft Street, Toledo, OH 43606 3390, USA
    PM R 3:153-62; quiz 162. 2011
    ..This provides evidence that bilateral quadriceps volitional activation deficits are present in persons with knee OA...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of chronic ankle instability on energy dissipation in the lower extremity
    Masafumi Terada
    1Musculoskeletal Health and Movement Science Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Judith Herb College of Education, Health Science and Human Service, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 2Department of Health and Human Performance, School of Education, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC and 3Department of Exercise and Sport Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:2120-8. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate the influence of chronic ankle instability (CAI) on lower extremity joint energy dissipation patterns during a stop-jump task...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship between gluteal muscle strength, corticospinal excitability, and jump-landing biomechanics in healthy women
    Adam S Lepley
    Dept of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH
    J Sport Rehabil 22:239-47. 2013
    ..Components of gluteal neuromuscular function, such as strength and corticospinal excitability, could potentially influence alterations in lower extremity biomechanics during jump landing...
  11. pmc Different modes of feedback and peak vertical ground reaction force during jump landing: a systematic review
    Hayley M Ericksen
    Musculoskeletal Health and Movement Science Laboratory, University of Toledo, OH Dr Pfile is now at College of Charleston, SC
    J Athl Train 48:685-95. 2013
    ..Excessive ground reaction force when landing from a jump may result in lower extremity injuries. It is important to better understand how feedback can influence ground reaction force (GRF) and potentially reduce injury risk...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relationship between gluteal muscle strength, corticospinal excitability, and jump-landing biomechanics in healthy women
    Adam S Lepley
    Dept of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH
    J Sport Rehabil 22:239-47. 2013
    ..Further research is required to substantiate the findings and expand our understanding of the central nervous system's role in athletic movement. ..
  13. pmc Therapeutic interventions for increasing ankle dorsiflexion after ankle sprain: a systematic review
    Masafumi Terada
    Musculoskeletal Health and Movement Science Laboratory, University of Toledo, OH
    J Athl Train 48:696-709. 2013
    ..However, authors of previous studies have not determined which intervention or combination of interventions is most effective...
  14. ncbi request reprint Quadriceps strength and corticospinal excitability as predictors of disability after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Dept of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA
    J Sport Rehabil 22:1-6. 2013
    ..Neuromuscular quadriceps deficits are a hallmark impairment after ACL-R, yet the link between muscle function and disability is not understood...
  15. doi request reprint Effects of electromyographic biofeedback on quadriceps strength: a systematic review
    Adam S Lepley
    Joint Injury and Muscle Activation Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 26:873-82. 2012
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Patellofemoral pain syndrome alters neuromuscular control and kinetics during stair ambulation
    Naoko Aminaka
    The University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 21:645-51. 2011
    ..The results of the study suggest that altered neuromuscular control of the medial thigh musculature may be an important contributor to PFPS...
  17. doi request reprint Intrarater reliability of the functional movement screen
    Phillip A Gribble
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 27:978-81. 2013
    ..771]. This study indicates that intrarater reliability is strong and seems to strengthen when the individuals have experience using the FMS in addition to clinical experience...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of arthroscopic partial meniscectomy on quadriceps strength: a systematic review
    Michelle M McLeod
    Dept of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH
    J Sport Rehabil 21:285-95. 2012
    ..This has important implications, as the quadriceps play a prominent role in knee stabilization and energy attenuation in the lower extremity...
  19. pmc Disinhibitory interventions and voluntary quadriceps activation: a systematic review
    Matthew S Harkey
    Musculoskeletal Health and Movement Science Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, OH Mr Harkey and Dr Pietrosimone are now at the Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Exercise and Sports Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    J Athl Train 49:411-21. 2014
    ..To determine the effects of various therapeutic interventions on increasing voluntary quadriceps muscle activation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Contributions of neural excitability and voluntary activation to quadriceps muscle strength following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Adam S Lepley
    Musculoskeletal Health and Movement Science Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, United States Electronic address
    Knee 21:736-42. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the predictive capabilities of spinal-reflexive excitability, corticospinal excitability and voluntary activation on quadriceps strength in healthy and ACLr participants...
  21. ncbi request reprint The influence of ankle dorsiflexion and self-reported patient outcomes on dynamic postural control in participants with chronic ankle instability
    Masafumi Terada
    Musculoskeletal Health and Movement Science Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, United States Electronic address
    Gait Posture 40:193-7. 2014
    ..WB-DF and VAS-stiffness may represent targets for intervention that need to be addressed to produce the best outcome in participants with CAI when altered dynamic postural control is detected on the SEBT-A...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effects of arthroscopic partial meniscectomy on quadriceps strength: a systematic review
    Michelle M McLeod
    Dept of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA
    J Sport Rehabil 21:285-95. 2012
    ..This has important implications, as the quadriceps play a prominent role in knee stabilization and energy attenuation in the lower extremity...
  23. pmc A theoretical framework for understanding neuromuscular response to lower extremity joint injury
    Brian G Pietrosimone
    Joint Injury and Muscle Activation Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio
    Sports Health 4:31-5. 2012
    ..Understanding how these neural alterations affect physical function may be important for proper clinical management of lower extremity joint injuries...