Darcy S Reisman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Delaware
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Interlimb coordination during locomotion: what can be adapted and stored?
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, USA
    J Neurophysiol 94:2403-15. 2005
  2. pmc Split-belt treadmill training poststroke: a case study
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    J Neurol Phys Ther 34:202-7. 2010
  3. pmc Repeated split-belt treadmill training improves poststroke step length asymmetry
    Darcy S Reisman
    University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 27:460-8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Deficits in surface force production during seated reaching in people after stroke
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy and Interdisciplinary Biomechanics and Movement Science Program, University of Delaware, 322 McKinly Laboratory, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Phys Ther 87:326-36. 2007
  5. pmc Split-belt treadmill adaptation transfers to overground walking in persons poststroke
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 23:735-44. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Influence of speed on walking economy poststroke
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 23:529-34. 2009
  7. pmc Locomotor adaptation on a split-belt treadmill can improve walking symmetry post-stroke
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, 322 McKinly Laboratory, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Brain 130:1861-72. 2007
  8. pmc Novel patterns of functional electrical stimulation have an immediate effect on dorsiflexor muscle function during gait for people poststroke
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    Phys Ther 90:55-66. 2010
  9. pmc Workspace location influences joint coordination during reaching in post-stroke hemiparesis
    Darcy S Reisman
    301 McKinly Laboratory, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Exp Brain Res 170:265-76. 2006
  10. pmc Combined effects of fast treadmill walking and functional electrical stimulation on post-stroke gait
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, United States
    Gait Posture 33:309-13. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Locomotor Adaptations Following Stroke
    DARCY REISMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Interlimb coordination during locomotion: what can be adapted and stored?
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, USA
    J Neurophysiol 94:2403-15. 2005
    ..The differences in intra- versus interlimb control may be related to the varying complexity of the parameters, task demands, and/or the level of neural control necessary for their adaptation...
  2. pmc Split-belt treadmill training poststroke: a case study
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    J Neurol Phys Ther 34:202-7. 2010
    ..The focus of this case study was to determine whether it is possible to capitalize on these improvements for long-term gain...
  3. pmc Repeated split-belt treadmill training improves poststroke step length asymmetry
    Darcy S Reisman
    University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 27:460-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether longer-term improvements in step length asymmetry could be achieved with repeated split-belt treadmill walking practice using an error augmentation strategy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Deficits in surface force production during seated reaching in people after stroke
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy and Interdisciplinary Biomechanics and Movement Science Program, University of Delaware, 322 McKinly Laboratory, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Phys Ther 87:326-36. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate surface force production and its coordination with arm movement during seated reaching in a group of people with hemiparesis...
  5. pmc Split-belt treadmill adaptation transfers to overground walking in persons poststroke
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 23:735-44. 2009
    ..We examined whether aftereffects following split-belt treadmill adaptation transfer to overground walking in healthy persons and those poststroke...
  6. doi request reprint Influence of speed on walking economy poststroke
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 23:529-34. 2009
    ..Walking speed influences energy cost in healthy adults, but its influence when walking is impaired due to stroke is not clear. This study investigated the effect of manipulating walking speed on the energy economy of walking poststroke...
  7. pmc Locomotor adaptation on a split-belt treadmill can improve walking symmetry post-stroke
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, 322 McKinly Laboratory, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Brain 130:1861-72. 2007
    ..This raises the possibility that asymmetric walking patterns post-stroke could be remediated utilizing the split-belt treadmill as a long-term rehabilitation strategy...
  8. pmc Novel patterns of functional electrical stimulation have an immediate effect on dorsiflexor muscle function during gait for people poststroke
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    Phys Ther 90:55-66. 2010
    ..However, VFTs have never been used for FES during gait...
  9. pmc Workspace location influences joint coordination during reaching in post-stroke hemiparesis
    Darcy S Reisman
    301 McKinly Laboratory, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Exp Brain Res 170:265-76. 2006
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  10. pmc Combined effects of fast treadmill walking and functional electrical stimulation on post-stroke gait
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, United States
    Gait Posture 33:309-13. 2011
    ..We posit that the enhancement of multiple aspects of post-stroke gait during FAST-FES suggest that FAST-FES may have potential as a post-stroke gait rehabilitation intervention...
  11. ncbi request reprint Targeting paretic propulsion to improve poststroke walking function: a preliminary study
    Louis N Awad
    Biomechanics and Movement Science Program, University of Delaware, Newark, DE Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 95:840-8. 2014
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  12. pmc Neurophysiologic and rehabilitation insights from the split-belt and other locomotor adaptation paradigms
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, USA
    Phys Ther 90:187-95. 2010
    ..Our challenge as rehabilitation specialists is to intervene in ways that maximize this capacity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Aspects of joint coordination are preserved during pointing in persons with post-stroke hemiparesis
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716 USA
    Brain 126:2510-27. 2003
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  14. pmc Changes in the activation and function of the ankle plantar flexor muscles due to gait retraining in chronic stroke survivors
    Brian A Knarr
    Biomechanics and Movement Science, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 10:12. 2013
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  15. pmc Kinematic comparison of split-belt and single-belt treadmill walking and the effects of accommodation
    Allison R Altman
    Biomechanics and Movement Science Program, 301 McKinly Lab, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Gait Posture 35:287-91. 2012
    ..Therefore, the purpose of this study was to examine the effect of walking on a side-split instrumented treadmill on base of gait and frontal plane kinematics of the lower extremity...
  16. pmc Functional electrical stimulation of ankle plantarflexor and dorsiflexor muscles: effects on poststroke gait
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19702, USA
    Stroke 40:3821-7. 2009
    ..Ankle plantarflexor muscles play an important role during gait. The aim of the current study was to test the immediate effects of delivering FES to both ankle plantarflexors and dorsiflexors on poststroke gait...
  17. pmc Understanding compensatory strategies for muscle weakness during gait by simulating activation deficits seen post-stroke
    Brian A Knarr
    Biomechanics and Movement Science, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, United States
    Gait Posture 38:270-5. 2013
    ..By identifying how muscles can interact, clinicians may be able to develop specific strategies for using gait retraining and orthotic assistance to best address an individual's needs...
  18. pmc Minimal detectable change for gait variables collected during treadmill walking in individuals post-stroke
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, United States
    Gait Posture 33:314-7. 2011
    ..65% body weight), all temporal variables (range 3.2-4.2% gait cycle), and paretic step length (6.7 cm). These MDCs provide a useful reference to help interpret the magnitudes of changes in post-stroke gait variables...
  19. pmc Influence of systematic increases in treadmill walking speed on gait kinematics after stroke
    Christine M Tyrell
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, DE 19716, USA
    Phys Ther 91:392-403. 2011
    ..Given the massed stepping practice that occurs during treadmill training, it is important for therapists to understand how the treadmill speed selected influences the gait pattern that is practiced on the treadmill...
  20. ncbi request reprint Changes in metabolic cost of transport following locomotor training poststroke
    Darcy S Reisman
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 20:161-70. 2013
    ..Whether the high energy cost of walking after stroke is influenced by gait training interventions is generally not considered...
  21. ncbi request reprint Differential joint coordination in the tasks of standing up and sitting down
    Darcy S Reisman
    Biomechanics and Movement Science Graduate Program, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 12:493-505. 2002
    ..In general, more variable vertical CM motion occurred. An important finding was an enhanced use of goal-equivalent joint combinations under challenging task conditions, whether standing up or sitting down...
  22. doi request reprint Force adaptation in human walking with symmetrically applied downward forces on the pelvis
    Vineet Vashista
    Rehabilitation Robotics Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2012:3312-5. 2012
    ..This adaptation to the downward force was reflected in the heel peak pressure values during the cycles of the gait. On removing the tethers, aftereffects in heel peak pressure during the gait cycles were observed...
  23. pmc The structure of walking activity in people after stroke compared with older adults without disability: a cross-sectional study
    Margaret A Roos
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, USA
    Phys Ther 92:1141-7. 2012
    ..Understanding specific walking activity deficits is necessary for the development of interventions that maximize improvements in activity after stroke...
  24. doi request reprint Persistence of altered movement patterns during a sit-to-stand task 1 year following unilateral total knee arthroplasty
    Sara J Farquhar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Phys Ther 88:567-79. 2008
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  25. ncbi request reprint Frontal plane compensatory strategies associated with self-selected walking speed in individuals post-stroke
    Victoria A Stanhope
    Dept of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA Electronic address
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 29:518-22. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the relationship between self-selected walking speed and the kinematic patterns related to paretic foot clearance during post-stroke walking...
  26. ncbi request reprint Motor learning during poststroke gait rehabilitation: a case study
    Trisha M Kesar
    Physical Therapy Division, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia T M K, M J S and Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware S A B M, D S R
    J Neurol Phys Ther 38:183-9. 2014
    ..The purpose of this case study was to evaluate motor learning through the measurement of within-session and across-session changes in gait biomechanics during the first and sixth weeks of a 6-week clinical gait training program...
  27. ncbi request reprint Coordination underlying the control of whole body momentum during sit-to-stand
    Darcy S Reisman
    Biomechanics and Movement Science Graduate Program, 303 McKinly Laboratory, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Gait Posture 15:45-55. 2002
    ..That is, variability increased most strongly for those angle and angular velocity combinations that left CM momentum invariant, with smaller increases registered for combinations that affected CM momentum...
  28. doi request reprint Sampling frequency impacts measurement of walking activity after stroke
    Brian Knarr
    University of Delaware, 126 Spencer Lab, Newark, DE 19716
    J Rehabil Res Dev 50:1107-12. 2013
    ..Sampling epoch must be carefully considered when designing studies aimed at understanding patterns of daily walking activity. ..
  29. pmc Individuals with medial knee osteoarthritis show neuromuscular adaptation when perturbed during walking despite functional and structural impairments
    Deepak Kumar
    Interdisciplinary Program in Biomechanics and Movement Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 116:13-23. 2014
    ..Mechanisms underlying the adaptive response in people with knee OA need further study. ..

Research Grants2

  1. Locomotor Adaptations Following Stroke
    DARCY REISMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This research investigates the potential of a novel type of treadmill walking to influence coordination between the legs in persons who have sustained a stroke. ..