Timothy C Sell

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Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint An examination, correlation, and comparison of static and dynamic measures of postural stability in healthy, physically active adults
    Timothy C Sell
    Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, 3830 South Water St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Phys Ther Sport 13:80-6. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuromuscular and biomechanical adaptations of patients with isolated deficiency of the posterior cruciate ligament
    Cristian A Fontbote
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:982-9. 2005
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Warrior Model for Human Performance and Injury Prevention: Eagle Tactical Athlete Program (ETAP) Part II
    Timothy C Sell
    University of Pittsburgh, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Spec Oper Med 10:22-33. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Warrior Model for Human Performance and Injury Prevention: Eagle Tactical Athlete Program (ETAP) Part I
    Timothy C Sell
    University of Pittsburgh, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Spec Oper Med 10:2-21. 2010
  8. 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
  9. doi request reprint Reliability, precision, and gender differences in knee internal/external rotation proprioception measurements
    Takashi Nagai
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Phys Ther Sport 13:233-7. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint The addition of body armor diminishes dynamic postural stability in military soldiers
    Timothy C Sell
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Mil Med 178:76-81. 2013

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Publications41

  1. doi request reprint An examination, correlation, and comparison of static and dynamic measures of postural stability in healthy, physically active adults
    Timothy C Sell
    Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, 3830 South Water St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Phys Ther Sport 13:80-6. 2012
    ..To examine the relationship and differences between static and dynamic postural stability in healthy, physically active adults...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuromuscular and biomechanical adaptations of patients with isolated deficiency of the posterior cruciate ligament
    Cristian A Fontbote
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:982-9. 2005
    ..Functional adaptations of patients with posterior cruciate ligament deficiency (grade II) are largely unknown despite increased recognition of this injury...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Warrior Model for Human Performance and Injury Prevention: Eagle Tactical Athlete Program (ETAP) Part II
    Timothy C Sell
    University of Pittsburgh, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Spec Oper Med 10:22-33. 2010
    ..Determining the most effective activities and tasks to meet these goals requires a systematic, research-based approach that is population specific based on the tasks and demands of the Warrior...
  7. ncbi request reprint Warrior Model for Human Performance and Injury Prevention: Eagle Tactical Athlete Program (ETAP) Part I
    Timothy C Sell
    University of Pittsburgh, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Spec Oper Med 10:2-21. 2010
    ..Determining the most effective activities and tasks to meet these goals requires a systematic, research-based approach that is population specific based on the tasks and demands of the warrior...
  8. 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...
  9. doi request reprint Reliability, precision, and gender differences in knee internal/external rotation proprioception measurements
    Takashi Nagai
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Phys Ther Sport 13:233-7. 2012
    ..To develop and assess the reliability and precision of knee internal/external rotation (IR/ER) threshold to detect passive motion (TTDPM) and determine if gender differences exist...
  10. ncbi request reprint The addition of body armor diminishes dynamic postural stability in military soldiers
    Timothy C Sell
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Mil Med 178:76-81. 2013
    ..Training programs should address the altered dynamic postural stability while wearing body armor in attempts to promote adaptations that will result in safer performance during dynamic tasks...
  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 Air assault soldiers demonstrate more dangerous landing biomechanics when visual input is removed
    Yungchien Chu
    Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Mil Med 177:41-7. 2012
    ..Proper night landing techniques and supplemental training should be integrated into Soldiers' training to induce musculoskeletal and biomechanical adaptations to compensate for limited vision...
  13. ncbi request reprint Less body fat improves physical and physiological performance in army soldiers
    Kim Crawford
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Mil Med 176:35-43. 2011
    ..In Soldiers with similar amounts of FFM, Soldiers with less body fat had improved aerobic and anaerobic capacity and increased muscular strength...
  14. doi request reprint Block-Periodized Training Improves Physiological and Tactically Relevant Performance in Naval Special Warfare Operators
    John P Abt
    1College of Health Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 2Department of Kinesiology, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas 3Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Warrior Human Performance Research Center, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 4Department of the Navy, Naval Special Warfare, Virginia Beach, Virginia and 5College of Health Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
    J Strength Cond Res 30:39-52. 2016
    ..Implementation of a population-specific training program provides structured and progressive training effectively and promotes physical readiness concurrently with tactical training without overload...
  15. doi request reprint The Effect of Target Position on the Accuracy of Cervical-Spine-Rotation Active Joint-Position Sense
    Takashi Nagai
    Dept of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    J Sport Rehabil 25:58-63. 2016
    ..However, few studies have examined the effect of the cervical-rotation positions on proprioception...
  16. doi request reprint The Effect of Target Position on the Accuracy of Cervical-Spine-Rotation Active Joint-Position Sense
    Takashi Nagai
    Dept of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    J Sport Rehabil 25:58-63. 2016
    ..However, few studies have examined the effect of the cervical-rotation positions on proprioception...
  17. doi request reprint Restoration of sagittal and transverse plane proprioception following anatomic double-bundle ACL reconstruction
    Takashi Nagai
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:2048-56. 2013
    ..To investigate the restoration of knee proprioception after anatomic double-bundle ACL reconstruction...
  18. doi request reprint Running kinematics and shock absorption do not change after brief exhaustive running
    John P Abt
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 25:1479-85. 2011
    ..Future research is necessary to examine fatigue-induced changes in running kinematics and accelerations and to determine the threshold at which point the changes may occur...
  19. doi request reprint Descriptive Epidemiology of Musculoskeletal Injuries in the Army 101st Airborne (Air Assault) Division
    Mita T Lovalekar
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 3230 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
    Mil Med 181:900-6. 2016
    ..There is scope for the development of an optimized and targeted physical training program for injury prevention in this population. ..
  20. doi request reprint Effects of Deployment on Musculoskeletal and Physiological Characteristics and Balance
    Takashi Nagai
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Warrior Human Performance Research Center, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
    Mil Med 181:1050-7. 2016
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  21. doi request reprint Reliability and measurement precision of concentric-to-isometric and eccentric-to-isometric knee active joint position sense tests in uninjured physically active adults
    Nicholas C Clark
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, United States School of Sport, Health and Applied Science, St Mary s University, Waldegrave Road, Strawberry Hill, Twickenham, London, TW1 4SX, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Phys Ther Sport 18:38-45. 2016
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  22. doi request reprint The Eagle Tactical Athlete Program Reduces Musculoskeletal Injuries in the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault)
    Timothy C Sell
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
    Mil Med 181:250-7. 2016
    ..The Eagle Tactical Athlete Program (ETAP) was scientifically developed for the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) to counter unintentional musculoskeletal injuries (MSIs)...
  23. pmc Knee proprioception and strength and landing kinematics during a single-leg stop-jump task
    Takashi Nagai
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    J Athl Train 48:31-8. 2013
    ..Preventing knee injuries during dynamic tasks requires accurate proprioceptive information and adequate muscular strength. Few investigators have evaluated the relationship between knee proprioception and strength and landing kinematics...
  24. ncbi request reprint Minimal additional weight of combat equipment alters air assault soldiers' landing biomechanics
    Timothy C Sell
    Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Mil Med 175:41-7. 2010
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  25. doi request reprint Prediction of Dynamic Postural Stability During Single-Leg Jump Landings by Ankle and Knee Flexibility and Strength
    Valerie J Williams
    Warrior Human Performance Research Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    J Sport Rehabil 25:266-72. 2016
    ..Knowing which modifiable physical characteristics predict dynamic postural stability can help direct rehabilitation and injury-prevention programs...
  26. doi request reprint Lumbar spine and hip flexibility and trunk strength in helicopter pilots with and without low back pain history
    Takashi Nagai
    Warrior Human Performance Research Center, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Work 52:715-22. 2015
    ..It is clinically important to identify differences in musculoskeletal characteristics between pilots with and without a LBP history for formulating effective interventions...
  27. ncbi request reprint Neuromuscular and biomechanical characteristics do not vary across the menstrual cycle
    John P Abt
    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 15:901-7. 2007
    ..All neuromuscular and biomechanical characteristics remained invariable between testing sessions despite concentration changes in estradiol and progesterone...
  28. doi request reprint The relationship between biomechanical variables and driving performance during the golf swing
    Yungchien Chu
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    J Sports Sci 28:1251-9. 2010
    ..Our results also verify several general coaching ideas that were considered important to increased ball velocity. The results of this study may serve as both skill and strength training guidelines for golfers...
  29. doi request reprint Descriptive Epidemiology of Musculoskeletal Injuries in Naval Special Warfare Sea, Air, and Land Operators
    Mita Lovalekar
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
    Mil Med 181:64-9. 2016
    ..There is a scope for development of a focused, customized injury prevention program, targeting the unique injury profile of this population...
  30. doi request reprint Test-retest reliability and descriptive statistics of geometric measurements based on plantar pressure measurements in a healthy population during gait
    Jonathan S Akins
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Gait Posture 35:167-9. 2012
    ..8), with 12 measurements ICC>0.90. Collection of geometric measurements at a self-selected pace with the emed-x platform was found to be reliable and can be used for investigation in research settings...
  31. doi request reprint Reliability and precision of hip proprioception methods in healthy individuals
    Anne Benjaminse
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 19:457-63. 2009
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Force Sense of the Knee Not Affected by Fatiguing the Knee Extensors and Flexors
    Katelyn F Allison
    Dept of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    J Sport Rehabil 25:155-63. 2016
    ..Force sense (FS) is a submodality of proprioception influenced by muscle mechanoreceptors, which, if negatively affected by fatigue, may result in less-effective neuromuscular control...
  33. doi request reprint Kinesiology taping does not alter shoulder strength, shoulder proprioception, or scapular kinematics in healthy, physically active subjects and subjects with Subacromial Impingement Syndrome
    Karen A Keenan
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA Electronic address
    Phys Ther Sport . 2016
    ..To examine the effect of kinesiology tape (KT) on shoulder strength, proprioception, and scapular kinematics in healthy and Subacromial Impingement Syndrome (SAIS) subjects...
  34. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of instrumented soccer equipment
    Jonathan S Akins
    Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    J Appl Biomech 31:195-201. 2015
    ..Our results indicate that the instrumented soccer equipment can be used to measure sagittal plane ankle joint kinematics. Biomechanical studies support the utility of sagittal plane measures for lower extremity injury prevention. ..
  35. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of an accelerometry based measure of static and dynamic postural stability in healthy and active individuals
    Nicholas R Heebner
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, United States Electronic address
    Gait Posture 41:535-9. 2015
    ..Low correlation between the accelerometer and force platform suggest that these two methods are not measuring the same components of postural stability...
  36. doi request reprint Injury epidemiology of U.S. Army Special Operations forces
    John P Abt
    Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh, 3830 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
    Mil Med 179:1106-12. 2014
    ..Musculoskeletal injuries impede optimal physical readiness/tactical training in the SOF community. The data suggest a significant proportion of injuries are classified as preventable and may be mitigated with human performance programs. ..
  37. doi request reprint Force Sense of the Knee Not Affected by Fatiguing the Knee Extensors and Flexors
    Katelyn F Allison
    Dept of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    J Sport Rehabil 25:155-63. 2016
    ..Force sense (FS) is a submodality of proprioception influenced by muscle mechanoreceptors, which, if negatively affected by fatigue, may result in less-effective neuromuscular control...
  38. doi request reprint Salivary hormone response to 12-week block-periodized training in naval special warfare operators
    Jonathan M Oliver
    1Department of Kinesiology, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas 2Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and 3Department of the Navy, Naval Special Warfare
    J Strength Cond Res 29:66-73. 2015
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  39. doi request reprint Relationship between tibial acceleration and proximal anterior tibia shear force across increasing jump distance
    Timothy C Sell
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    J Appl Biomech 30:75-81. 2014
    ..Overall, results of this study provide initial, positive support for the use of accelerometers as a useful tool for future injury prevention research. ..
  40. 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
    ....
  41. 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