Scholarly Activity

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Research Projects & Recent Publications

  • Indego Exoskeleton studies 
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Stroke
  • Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation in Stroke
  • Concussion 
  • Acupuncture in Stroke
  • Acupuncture + E stim in chronic pain
  • Electromagnetic stimulation in SCI
  • Chemodenervation
  • Pediatric Rehabilitation - CIMT
  • Blood Flow Restriction Therapy
  • COVID-19 and Rehabilitation Outcomes
  • Many recent publications and presentations at National & Regional Meetings  

 

Posters accepted for presentation at AAPMR 2021

  • Using sTMS to Evaluate Acupuncture Effect on Acute Stroke Patients: Pilot Study
  • The Importance and Improvement of Rehabilitation in Chronic Polymyositis.
  • Improvement in Lower Extremity Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome Pain with IncobotulinumtoxinA injection.

 

Presented at AAPM&R 2020

  • Time of Admission Impact on Inpatient Rehabilitation Outcomes in Children.
  • Functional and physiological assessment of combined transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) and upper extremity training on acute stroke patients.
  • Cerebellar Ataxia in a Patient Diagnosed with Epstein-Barr Virus.
  • Systemic Nocardiosis: Late Neurologic Complications and considerations in Rehabilitation.

 

Posters Presented at AAP 2021:

  • Multi-Minicore Disease, an insidiously progressive muscular dystrophy.
  • Acupuncture Treatment for Supplementary Motor Area Syndrome.
  • Visual disturbance after removal of Cerebellar Hemangioblastoma in an acute rehabilitation.
  • PKU with Failed Renal Transplant.
  • Paraplegia post transforaminal epidural steroid injection with prior compression fracture.
  • A multiple-case study exploring the Neuropsychological sequelae of patient recovering from COVID.
  • Functional Decline in Patient with Sjorgren-Larssson syndrome during covid-19.
  • Brown-Sequard syndrome after a thoracic discectomy.
  • Exacerbation off bicipital tendinitis after possible COVID exposure.
  • Sciatic Nerve palsy from a right prosthetic hip dislocation.
  • COVID-19 and Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation: A retrospective analysis of patient functional outcomes, post-infectious complications and their rehabilitation considerations.
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy used for the Treatment of Chronic Rectal Pain when Standard Treatments Fail.
  • CRPS type 2 after routine antecubital venipuncture.

 

Presented at AAP/ ISPRM 2020

  • Improvement of Chemical Deep Vein Thrombosis Prophylaxis Coverage for Stroke and Traumatic Brain Injury Patients in an Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Setting
  • Successful treatment of hyperhidrosis in a patient with a Thoracic spinal cord injury using lumbar sympathetic neurolysis under fluoroscopic guidance.
  • Spinal cord infarct status post arteriovenous malformation rupture 
  • Spinal cord infarction in a LVAD patient
  • The Effect of Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block on Post-traumatic Headaches
  • L2 arteriovenous fistula rupture status post epidural spinal injection