Diane M Collins

Summary

Affiliation: Human Engineering Research Laboratories
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Review of research on prosthetic devices for lower extremity amputation
    Diane M Collins
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Crit Rev Biomed Eng 34:379-438. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Pilot study for quantifying driving characteristics during power wheelchair soccer
    Amit Kumar
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories, Department of Veterans Affairs, 6425 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:75-82. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Test-retest reliability of the functional mobility assessment (FMA): a pilot study
    Amit Kumar
    Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 8:213-9. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Prosthesis and wheelchair use in veterans with lower-limb amputation
    Amol M Karmarkar
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:567-76. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Performance evaluation of the Personal Mobility and Manipulation Appliance (PerMMA)
    Hongwu Wang
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, United States Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, United States Electronic address
    Med Eng Phys 35:1613-9. 2013
  6. pmc Comparison of virtual wheelchair driving performance of people with traumatic brain injury using an isometric and a conventional joystick
    Harshal Mahajan
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories and Center of Excellence in Wheelchairs and Related Technology, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 7180 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:1298-304. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Feasibility of Using Mobile Health to Promote Self-Management in Spina Bifida
    Brad E Dicianno
    From the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania BED MGH Institute of Health Professions, Boston, Massachusetts ADF Departments of Rehabilitation Science and Technology MM, and Health Information Management and Biomedical Informatics BP, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania EY Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania AM Department of Health Information Management, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania GP, DXY, JM Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas DMC and Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania DMB
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 95:425-37. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Factors Associated with Mobility Outcomes in a National Spina Bifida Patient Registry
    Brad E Dicianno
    From the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA BED, AH, KMC, AM Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX AK Department of Pediatrics, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA AH Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA TMC Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Children s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO PW Departments of Pediatrics and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI JC Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, St Luke s Children s Hospital, Boise, ID JN USC University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA KS and Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX DMC
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 94:1015-25. 2015
  9. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis and mobility-related assistive technology: systematic review of literature
    Ana Souza
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories, Department of Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 47:213-23. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Acute mountain sickness in disability and adaptive sports: preliminary data
    Brad E Dicianno
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 45:479-87. 2008

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Review of research on prosthetic devices for lower extremity amputation
    Diane M Collins
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Crit Rev Biomed Eng 34:379-438. 2006
    ..Furthermore, no prosthetic device can adjust to the typical movements of the human gait. These areas provide opportunities for further research and development...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pilot study for quantifying driving characteristics during power wheelchair soccer
    Amit Kumar
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories, Department of Veterans Affairs, 6425 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:75-82. 2012
    ..5 m/s was 21.4% +/- 24.3%. The information from this descriptive study provides insight for future research in the field of adapted sports for people with high levels of impairments who use power wheelchairs for their mobility...
  3. doi request reprint Test-retest reliability of the functional mobility assessment (FMA): a pilot study
    Amit Kumar
    Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 8:213-9. 2013
    ..This study examined the test-retest reliability of the FMA, and the stability of self-reported performance items...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prosthesis and wheelchair use in veterans with lower-limb amputation
    Amol M Karmarkar
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:567-76. 2009
    ..Long-term outcome assessments may help determine factors associated with either transition from one device to another or combined use of the devices over time...
  5. doi request reprint Performance evaluation of the Personal Mobility and Manipulation Appliance (PerMMA)
    Hongwu Wang
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, United States Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, United States Electronic address
    Med Eng Phys 35:1613-9. 2013
    ..As a part of the iterative development process, results of this work will serve as supporting evidence to identify design criteria and other areas for improvement of PerMMA. ..
  6. pmc Comparison of virtual wheelchair driving performance of people with traumatic brain injury using an isometric and a conventional joystick
    Harshal Mahajan
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories and Center of Excellence in Wheelchairs and Related Technology, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 7180 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:1298-304. 2011
    ..Cooper RA. Comparison of virtual wheelchair driving performance of people with traumatic brain injury using an isometric and a conventional joystick...
  7. doi request reprint Feasibility of Using Mobile Health to Promote Self-Management in Spina Bifida
    Brad E Dicianno
    From the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania BED MGH Institute of Health Professions, Boston, Massachusetts ADF Departments of Rehabilitation Science and Technology MM, and Health Information Management and Biomedical Informatics BP, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania EY Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania AM Department of Health Information Management, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania GP, DXY, JM Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas DMC and Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania DMB
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 95:425-37. 2016
    ..To determine feasibility of using the interactive Mobile Health and Rehabilitation (iMHere) system in spina bifida and its effects on psychosocial and medical outcomes...
  8. doi request reprint Factors Associated with Mobility Outcomes in a National Spina Bifida Patient Registry
    Brad E Dicianno
    From the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA BED, AH, KMC, AM Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX AK Department of Pediatrics, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA AH Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA TMC Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Children s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO PW Departments of Pediatrics and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI JC Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, St Luke s Children s Hospital, Boise, ID JN USC University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA KS and Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX DMC
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 94:1015-25. 2015
    ..To provide descriptive data on ambulatory ability and muscle strength in a large cohort of individuals with spina bifida enrolled in a National Spina Bifida Patient Registry and to investigate factors associated with ambulatory status...
  9. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis and mobility-related assistive technology: systematic review of literature
    Ana Souza
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories, Department of Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 47:213-23. 2010
    ..However, a paucity of studies with higher levels of evidence-based practice exists...
  10. ncbi request reprint Acute mountain sickness in disability and adaptive sports: preliminary data
    Brad E Dicianno
    Human Engineering Research Laboratories, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 45:479-87. 2008
    ..More research is warranted on larger sample sizes and on preventative medications and treatments for AMS, especially since many military personnel with neurological impairments are returning to full active service...