K K Maitra
Affiliation: Medical University of Ohio
- Semantic priming of motor task performance in young adults: implications for occupational therapyJennifer A Grossi
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44104, USA
Am J Occup Ther 61:311-20. 2007..To investigate whether the performance of a multisegment motor task is influenced by reading a segment-specific action word...
- Incoordination of a sequential motor task in Parkinson's diseaseKinsuk K Maitra
Occupational Therapy Department, Medical University of Ohio, Toledo, Ohio 43614 5803, USA
Occup Ther Int 12:218-33. 2005..It is suggested that occupational therapy intervention in PD patients should be directed to occupations that require co-ordination of joint movements essential for successful completion of various activities of daily living tasks...
- Perception of client-centered practice in occupational therapists and their clientsKinsuk K Maitra
Occupational Therapy Department, College of Health Science, Collier Building 4216, Medical University of Ohio, 3015 Arlington Avenue, Toledo, Ohio 43614 5803, USA
Am J Occup Ther 60:298-310. 2006..The purpose of this study was to comparatively analyze the perceptions of clients and occupational therapists regarding their involvement in the process of client-centered practice...
- Enhancement of reaching performance via self-speech in people with Parkinson's diseaseK K Maitra
Department of Occupational Therapy, College of Health Science and Human Service, The University of Toledo Health Science Campus, Toledo, Ohio 43614 5803, USA
Clin Rehabil 21:418-24. 2007..To evaluate the effects of self-speech as an internal cue on reaching performance in people with Parkinson's disease...
- Self-speech-induced facilitation of simple reaching movements in persons with strokeKinsuk K Maitra
College of Health Science, Medical University of Ohio, Collier Building, Room 4405, 3015 Arlington Avenue, Toledo, Ohio 43614 5803, USA
Am J Occup Ther 60:146-54. 2006..The purpose of this study is to examine whether self-speech-induced facilitation of simple reach can be translated in persons with stroke...
- Grasping naturally versus grasping with a reacher in people without disability: motor control and muscle activation differencesKinsuk K Maitra
Occupational Therapy Department, Rush University Medical Center, 600 South Paulina, Suite 1011, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Am J Occup Ther 64:95-104. 2010..We investigated motor control and muscle activation when reaching for and grasping objects with a reacher compared with the unaided hand...
- Intermanual transfer of a new writing occupation in young adults without disabilityMegan E Andree
Department of Occupational Therapy, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
Occup Ther Int 9:41-56. 2002..Because the participants in this study were a small number of college students, research should be carried out with larger participant pools and participants with disabilities to consolidate the findings...
- Upper extremity movement pattern of a common drinking task in well elderly women: A pilot studyKinsuk K Maitra
Department of Occupational Therapy, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo 43614 5803, USA
Occup Ther Int 11:67-81. 2004..Small sample number limits the results of the study to be generalized. In addition, future studies should measure movement of more limb and hand segments to gain understanding of the total upper extremity performance during the task...
- Knowledge of results and learning to tell the time in an adult male with an intellectual disability: a single-subject research designSamantha L Applegate
Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43614 USA
Occup Ther Int 15:32-44. 2008..The strategies described in the present study may also be useful for occupational therapists who teach individuals with intellectual disability to gain skills in their everyday activities of daily living (ADLs)...