Research Publications

  1. Hartzell J, Kosik KB, Hoch MC, Gribble P. (2019). Knee flexion angle at initial contact during jump landing in individuals with and without chronic ankle instability: a critically appraised topic. International Journal of Athletic Therapy and Training. In press.

  2. Myers CA, Laz PJ, Shelburne KB, Judd DL, Winters JD, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Davidson BS. (2019). Simulated hip abductor strengthening reduces peak joint contact forces in patients with total hip arthroplasty. J Biomech 93 (2019) 18–27. PDF

  3. Kosik KB, Hoch MC, Heebner NR, Hartzell J, Gribble P. (2019). A laboratory captured 'giving way' episode during a single-leg landing task in an individual with unilateral chronic ankle instability. J Biomech, 90, 153-158. PDF

  4. Myers CA, Laz PJ, Shelburne KB, Judd DL, Huff D, Winters JD, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Rullkoetter PJ. The Impact of Hip Implant Alignment on Muscle and Joint Loading during Dynamic Activities. Clinical Biomechanics. 2018; 53:93-100. doi 10.1016. PDF

  5. Popchak AJ, Hogaboom NS, Vyas D, Abt JP, Delitto A, Irrgang JJ, Boninger ML. Acute Response of the Infraspinatus and Biceps Tendons to Pitching in Youth Baseball. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 49(6):1168-1175, 2018. PDF

  6. Heebner NR, Rafferty DM, Wohleber MF, Simonson AJ, Lovalekar M, Reinert A, Sell TC. (2017). Landing Kinematics and Kinetics at the Knee During Different Landing Tasks. Journal of Athletic Training. 2017; 52(11): 000-000. PDF
  7. Sell TC, Akins JS, Opp AR, Lephart SM. (2014). Relationship between Tibial Acceleration and Proximal Anterior Tibia Shear Force Across Increasing Jump Distance. Journal of Applied Biomechanics. 2014; 30(1):75-81. PDF
  8. Stone DA, Abt JP, House AJ, Akins JA, Pederson JJ, Keenan KA, Lephart SM. (2013). Local Anesthetics Use Does Not Suppress Muscle Activity Following An Ankle Injection. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy. 2013; 21(6): 1269-1278. PDF
  9. Chu Y, Sell TC, Abt JP, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, McGrail M, Rowe R, Smalley B, Lephart SM. (2012). Air Assault Soldiers Demonstrate More Dangerous Landing Biomechanics When Visual Input Is Removed. Military Medicine. 2012; 177(1):41-47. PDF
  10. Abt JP, Chu Y, Sell TC, Burdett RG, Lephart SM. (2011). Running Kinematics and Shock Absorption Do Not Change After a Brief Exhaustive Running. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2011; 25(6):1479-1485. PDF
  11. Wassinger CA, Myers JB, Sell TC, Oyama S, Rubenstein E, Lephart SM. (2010). Scapulohumeral Kinematic Assessment of the Forward Stroke in Experienced Whitewater Kayakers. Sports Biomechanics. 2010; 10(2):98-109. PDF
  12. Chu Y, Sell, TC, Lephart SM. (2010). The relationship between biomechanical variables and driving performance during the golf swing. Journal of Sports Sciences. 2010; 28(11): 1251-1259. PDF
  13. Sell, TC, Chu Y, Abt, JP, Nagai T, Deluzio J, McGrail MA, Rowe RS, Lephart SM. (2010). Minimal additional weight of combat equipment alters air assault soldiers’ landing biomechanics. Military Medicine. 2010; 175(1):41-47. PDF
  14. Oyama S, Myers JB., Wassinger CA , Lephart SM. (2010). Three-Dimensional Scapular and Clavicular Kinematics and Scapular Muscle Activity During Retraction Exercises. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 2010: 40, 169-79. PDF
  15. Myers JB, Hwang JH, Pasquale MR, Blackburn JT, Lephart SM. (2009). Rotator cuff coactivation ratios in participants with subacromial impingement syndrome. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 2009; 12: 603-8. PDF
  16. Oyama S, Myers JB, Wassinger CA, Ricci RD, Lephart SM. (2008). Asymmetric resting scapular posture in healthy overhead athletes. Journal of Athletic Training. 2008; 43(6): 565-70. PDF
  17. Benjaminse A, Habu A, Sell TC, Abt JP, Fu FH, Myers JB, Lephart SM. (2008). Fatigue alters lower extremity kinematics during a single-leg stop-jump task. Journal of Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, and Arthroscopy. 2008; 16(4): 400-7. PDF
  18. Myers JB, Lephart SM, Tsai YS, Sell TC, Jolly JT, Smoliga JM. (2008). The role of upper torso and pelvis rotation in driving performance during the golf swing. Journal of Sports Science. 2008; 26(2): 181-. PDF
  19. Vairo GL, Myers JB, Sell TC, Fu FH, Harner CD, Lephart SM. (2008). Neuromuscular landing performance subsequent to ipsilateral semitendinosus and gracilis autograft anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 2008; 16: 2-14. PDF
  20. Sell TC, Ferris CM, Abt JP, Tsai YS, Myers JB, Fu FH, Lephart SM. (2007). Predictors of proximal anterior tibia shear force during a vertical stop-jump. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 2007; 25 (12):1589-1597. PDF
  21. Abt JP, Smoliga JM, Brick MB, Jolly JT, Lephart SM, Fu FH. (2007). Relationship between cycling mechanics and core stability. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2007; 21(4): 1300-1304. PDF
  22. Abt JP, Sell TC, Laudner KG, McCrory JL, Loucks TL, Berga SL, Lephart SM. (2007). Neuromuscular and biomechanical characteristics do not vary across the menstrual cycle. Journal of Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, and Arthroscopy. 2007; 15(7): 901-907. PDF
  23. Sell TC, Ferris CM, Abt JP, Tsai YS, Myers JB, Fu FH, Lephart SM. (2006). The effect of direction and reaction on the neuromuscular and biomechanical characteristics of the knee during tasks that simulate the non-contact ACL injury mechanism. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2006; 33:263-271. PDF
  24. Laudner KG, Myers JB, Pasquale MR, Bradley JB, Lephart SM. (2006). Scapular dysfunction in throwers with pathologic internal impingement. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 2006; 36(7):485-94. PDF
  25. Myers JB, Wassinger CA, Lephart SM. (2006). Sensorimotor contribution to shoulder stability: Effect of injury and rehabilitation. Manual Therapy. 2006; II: 197-201. PDF
  26. Sell TC, Ferris CM, Abt JP, Tsai YS, Myers JB, Fu FH, Lephart SM. (2006). The effect of direction, reaction, and sex on the neuromuscular and biomechanical characteristics of the knee during tasks that simulate the noncontact ACL injury mechanism. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2006; 34(1): 43-54. PDF
  27. Fontboté CA, Sell TC, Laudner K, Haemmerle M, Margheritini F, Lephart SM, Harner CD. (2005). Neuromuscular and Biomechanical Adaptations of Patients With Isolated Deficiency of the Posterior Cruciate Ligament. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2005; 33: 982 – 989. PDF
  28. Myers JB, Laudner KG, Pasquale MR, Bradley JP, Lephart SM. (2005). Scapular position and orientation in throwing athletes.  American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2005; 33(2): 263-271. PDF
  29. Myers JB, Pasquale MR, Laudner KG, Bradley JP, Lephart SM. (2005). Three dimensional scapular movements in throwing athletes. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2005; 33(2): 263-271. PDF
  30. Swanik CB, Lephart SM, Fu FH. (2004). Neuromuscular Dynamic Restraint in Anterior Cruciate Injured Women. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 2004; 425: 189-199. PDF
  31. DeMont RG, Lephart SM. (2004). Effect of sex on preactivation of the gastrocnemius and hamstring muscles.  British Journal of Sports Medicine. 2004; 38(2): 120-4. PDF
  32. Myers JB, Ju YY, Hwang JH, McMahon PJ, Rodosky MW, Fu FH, Lephart SM. (2004). Reflexive muscle activation alterations in shoulders with anterior glenohumeral instability. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2004; 32(4): 1013-1021. PDF
  33. Myers JB, Riemann BL, Hwang JH, Lephart SM. (2003). Effect of Peripherial Afferent Alteration of the Lateral Ankle Ligaments on Muscle Activity During Dynamic Activity. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2003; 31: 498-506. PDF
  34. Myers JB, Riemann BL, Ju J, Hwang JH, McMahon PM, Lephart SM. (2003). Shoulder muscle reflex latencies under varying levels of muscle contraction. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 2003; 407: 92-101. PDF
  35. Lephart SM, Ferris CM, Riemann BL, Myers JB, Fu FH. (2002). Gender differences in strength and lower extremity kinematics during landing.  Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 2002; 401: 162-169. PDF
  36. Lephart SM, Ferris CM, Fu FH. (2002). Neuromuscular and Biomechanical Factors Related to ACL Injuries in Female Athletes. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 2002; 401:162-169. 
  37. Myers JB, Lephart SM. (2002). Sensorimotor deficits contributing to glenohumeral instability. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 2002; 400: 98-104. PDF
  38. Lephart SM, Abt JP, Ferris CM. (2002). Neuromuscular contributions to anterior cruciate ligament injuries in females.  Current Opinion in Rheumatology. 2002; 14:168-173. PDF
  39. Henry TJ, Lephart SM, Giraldo J, Stone D, Fu FH. (2002). An Electromyographic Analysis of Dynamic Stabilizing Exercises for the Shoulder. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation 2002; 10: 246-257. 
  40. Riemann BL, DeMont RG, Ryu K, Rubinstein EN, Lephart SM. (2001). The effects of gender, joint angle, and the gastrocnemius on ankle muscle joint complex stiffness. Journal of Athletic Training. 2001; 36: 4, 369-377. PDF
  41. Henry TJ, Lephart SM, Giraldo J, Stone DA, Fu FH. (2001). Effect of muscle fatigue on muscle force-couple activation of the shoulder.  Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 2001; 10: 246-256. PDF
  42. Rozzi SL, Lephart SM, Gear WS, Fu FH. (1999). Knee Joint Laxity and Neuromuscular Characteristics of Male and Female Soccer and Basketball Players. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 1999; 27: 312-319. PDF
  43. Demont RG1, Lephart SM, Giraldo JL, Giannantonio FP, Yuktanandana P, Fu FH. (1999). Comparison of two abdominal training devices with an abdominal crunch using strength and EMG measurements. The Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 1999; 39(3):253-8. PDF
  44. Rozzi SL, Lephart SM, Fu FH. (1999). Effects of Muscular Fatigue on Joint Laxity and Neuromuscular Characteristics in Male and Female Athletes. Journal of Athletic Training. 1999; 34:106-114. PDF
  45. DeMont RG, Lephart SM, Giraldo J, Swanik CB, Fu FH. (1999). Muscle Preactivity of ACL Deficient and Reconstructed Females During Functional Activities. Journal of Athletic Training. 1999; 34: 115-120. PDF
  46. Pincivero DM, Lephart SM, Moyna NM, Karunakara KG, Robertson RJ. (1999). Neuromuscular activation and RPE in the quadriceps at low and high isometric intensities.  Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology. 1999; 39: 43- 48. PDF
  47. Swanik CB, Lephart SM, Giraldo J, DeMont RG, Fu FH. (1999). Reactive Muscle Firing ACL Injured Females During Functional Activities. Journal of Athletic Training. 1999; 34: 121-129. PDF
  48. Lephart SM, Demont R. (1998). The Role of Proprioception and Neuromuscular Control in Knee Injuries. Biomechanics. 1998; 5. PDF
  49. Ebig M, Lephart SM, Burdett RG, Miller MC, Pincivero DM. (1997). The Effects of Sudden Inversion Stress on EMG Activity of the Peroneal and Tibialis Anterior Muscles in the Chronically Unstable Ankle. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 1997; 26: 73-78. PDF
  50. Gulling LK, Lephart SM, Stone DA, Irrgang JJ, Pincivero DM. (1996). The effects of patellar bracing on quadriceps EMG activity during isokinetic exercise. Isokinetics and Exercise Science. 1996; 6: 133-138. PDF
  1. Nagai T, Clark NC, Abt JP, Sell TC, Heebner NR, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. (2016). The Effect of Target Position on the Accuracy of Cervical Spine Rotation Active Joint Position Sense. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 2016; 25(1):58-63. PDF
  2. Allison KF, Sell TC, Benjaminse A, Lephart SM. (2016). Force sense of the knee not affected by fatiguing the knee extensors and flexors. J Sport Rehabil. 2016; 25(2):155-63. PDF
  3. Nagai T, Heebner NR, Sell TC, Nakagawa T, Fu FH, Lephart SM. (2013). Restoration of Sagittal and Transverse Plane Proprioception Following Anatomic Double-Bundle ACL Reconstruction. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy. 2013; 21:2048–2056. PDF
  4. Nagai T, Sell TC, House AJ, Abt JP, Lephart SM. (2013). Knee Proprioception and Strength and Landing Kinematics During a Single-Leg Stop-Jump Task. Journal of Athletic Training. 2013; 48(1): 31-38. PDF
  5. Learman KE, Myers JB, Lephart SM, Sell TC, Kerns GJ, Cook CE. (2009). Effects of spinal manipulation on trunk proprioception in subjects with chronic low back pain during symptom remission. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics. 2009; 32(2): 118-26. PDF
  6. Latella FS, Chu YC, Tsai YS, Sell TC, Lephart SM. (2008). A method of golf specific proprioception to address physical limitations of the golf swing. Science and Golf V: Proceedings of the World Scientific Congress of Golf. 2008; 320-327. PDF
  7. Nagai T, Sell TC, Lephart SM. (2007). Effect of Age and Osteoarthritis on Knee Proprioception. In: US Musculoskeletal Disease 2007 Part I. London, UK: Touch Briefings. 2007; 69-70. PDF
  8. Wassinger CA, Gatti JM, Myers JB, Conley KM, Lephart SM. (2007). Proprioception and throwing accuracy in the dominant shoulder after cryotherapy. Journal of Athletic Training. 2007; 42(1): 84-89. PDF
  9. Swanik CB, Lephart SM, Rubash HE. (2004). Proprioception, kinesthesia, and balance after total knee arthroplasty with cruciate-retaining and posterior stabilized prostheses.  Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery – American Volume. 2004; 86-A (2): 328-34. PDF
  10. Swanik CB, Lephart SM, Rubash H, Fu FH. (2004). Effects of cruciate retaining vs. posterior stabilized TKA on proprioception, balance, and quadriceps EMG: a prospective randomized study. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 2004; 86-A (2): 328-334. PDF
  11. Lephart SM, Myers JB, Bradley JP, Fu FH. (2002). Shoulder proprioception and function following thermal capsulorraphy. Journal of Arthroscopy. 2002; 18: 770-778. PDF
  12. Swanik KA, Lephart SM, Stone DA, Swanik CB, Lephart SP, Fu FH. (2002). The effects of plyometric training on proprioception and selected muscle performance characteristics.  Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. 2002; 11(6): 579-586. PDF
  13. Safran MR, Lephart SM, Caldwell GL, Borsa PA, FuFH. (2001). Shoulder Proprioception in Baseball Pitchers. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. 2001; 10(5): 438-444. PDF
  14. Sterner RL, Pincivero DM, Swanik CB, Lephart SM. (1999). The Effects of Muscle Fatigue on Shoulder Proprioception. International Journal of Sports Medicine. 1999; 20: 96-101. PDF
  15. Safran MR, Allan AA, Lephart SM, Borsa PA, Fu FH, Harner CD. (1999). Proprioception in the posterior cruciate ligament deficient knee. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology: Arthroscopy. 1999; 7: 310-317. PDF
  16. Safran MR, Harner CD, Giraldo JL, Lephart SM, Borsa PA, Fu FH. (1999). Effects of injury and reconstruction of the posterior cruciate ligament on proprioception and neuromuscular control. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 1999; 8: 304-321. PDF
  17. Lephart SM, Pincivero DM, Rozzi SL. (1998). Proprioception of the Ankle and Knee. Sports Medicine. 1998; 25: 149-155. PDF
  18. Sterner R, Pincivero DM, Lephart SM. (1998). The effects of muscular fatigue on shoulder proprioception. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine. 1998; 8(2): 96-101. PDF
  19. Lephart SM, Pincivero D, Fu FH. (1997). The Role of Proprioception in the Management and Rehabilitation of Athletic Injuries. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 1997; 24: 130-137. PDF
  20. Borsa PA, Lephart SM, Irrgang JJ, Safran M, Fu FH. (1997). The Effects of Joint Position and Direction of Joint Motion on Proprioceptive Sensibility in Anterior Cruciate Ligament-Deficient Athletes. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 1997; 25: 336-340. PDF
  21. Swanik, CB, Lephart SM, Giannantonio FG, Fu FH. (1997). Reestablishing Proprioception and Neuromuscular Control in the ACL-Injured Athlete. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 1997; 6: 182-206. PDF
  22. Warner JJP, Lephart SM, Fu FH. (1996). Role of Proprioception in Pathoetiology of Shoulder Instability. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 1996; 330: 35-39. PDF
  23. Lephart SM, Giraldo JL, Borsa PA, Fu FH. (1996). Knee Joint Proprioception: A Comparison Between Female Intercollegiate Gymnasts and Normal. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology: Arthroscopy. 1996; 4: 121-124. PDF
  24. Simmons S, Lephart SM, Rubash H, Borsa PA, Barrack R. (1996). Proprioception Following Total Knee Arthroplasty With and Without Posterior Cruciate Ligament. Journal of Arthroplasty. 1996; 11: 763-767. PDF
  25. Heit EJ, Lephart SM, Rozzi, SL. (1996). The Effect of Ankle Bracing and taping on Joint Position Senses in the Stable Ankle. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 1996; 5:206-213. PDF
  26. Swanik CM, Henry TJ, Lephart SM. (1996). The Effects of Chronic Brachial Plexopathies on Proprioception and Strength. Journal of Athletic Training. 1996; 31: 119-125. PDF
  27. Simmons S, Lephart SM, Rubash H, Pifer GW, Barrack, RL. (1996). Proprioception After Unicondylar Knee Arthroplasty Versus Total Knee Arthroplasty. Clinical Orthopaedics. 1996; 179-184. PDF
  28. Lephart SM, Fu FH. (1995). The Role of Proprioception in the Treatment of Sports Injuries. Sports, Exercise and Injury. 1995; 1:96-102. PDF
  29. Allegrucci M, Whitney SL, Lephart SM, Irrgang JJ, Fu FH. (1995). Shoulder kinesthesia in healthy unilateral athletes participation in upper extremity sports.  Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 1995; 220-226. PDF
  30. Lephart SM, Warner JP, Borsa PA, Fu FH. (1994). Proprioception of the Shoulder in Normal, Unstable, and Surgical Individuals. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.1994; 3:371-381. PDF
  31. Borsa PA, Lephart SM, Kocher M, Lephart SP. (1994). Functional Assessment and Rehabilitation of Shoulder Proprioception. Journal of Sports Rehabilitation. 1994; 3:84-105. PDF
  32. Lephart SM, Kocher MA, Fu FH, Borsa PA, Harner CD. (1992). Proprioception Characteristics Following ACL Reconstruction. Journal of Sports Rehabilitation. 1992; 1:188 196. PDF
  33. Lephart S, Connors C, Fu F. (1991). Proprioceptive characteristics of trained and untrained college females. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 1991; 23(4). 
  1. Baez SE, Hoch MC, Hoch JM (2018). Evaluation of cognitive behavioral interventions and psychoeducation implemented by rehabilitation specialists to treat fear-avoidance beliefs in patients with low back pain: A systematic review. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 99(11), 2287-2298. PDF

  2. Barchek AR, Baez SE, Hoch MC, Hoch JM (2019). The relationship between musculoskeletal injury and objectively measured physical activity levels: A critically appraised topic [ePub ahead of print]. To appear in  J Sport Rehabil. 

  3. Gabriel EH, Hoch MC, Cramer RJ. (2019). Health belief model scale and theory of planned behavior scale to assess attitudes and perceptions of injury prevention program participation: An exploratory factor analysis. J Sci Med Sport, 22(5), 544-549. PDF

  4. Gabriel EH, McCann RS, Hoch MC. (2019). Use of social or behavioral theories in exercise-related injury prevention program research: A systematic review. To appear in Sports medicine (Auckland, N.Z.). PDF

  5. Hoch JM, Baez SE, Cramer R, Hoch MC. (2019). Differences in the modified disablement in the physically active scale in those with and without chronic ankle instability. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, 28(5), 476-480. PDF

  6. Hoch JM, Baez SE, Hoch MC. (2019). Examination of ankle function in individuals with a history of ACL reconstruction. Physical therapy in sport: official journal of the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Sports Medicine, 36, 55-61. PDF

  7. Houston MN, Hoch JM, Cameron KL, Abt JP, Peck KY, Hoch MC. (2018). Sex and number of concussions influence the association between concussion and musculoskeletal injury history in collegiate athletes. Brain Inj, 32(11), 1353-1358. PDF

  8. Houston MN, Hoch JM, Hoch MC. (2018). Collegiate athletes with ankle sprain history exhibit greater fear-avoidance beliefs. Journal of sport rehabilitation, 27(5), 419-423. PDF

  9. Sell TC, Clark NC, Abt JP, Lovalekar M, Lephart SM. Isokinetic Strength of Fully Operational U.S. Navy Seals with a Previous History of Shoulder and Knee Injury. Isokinetics and Exercise Science. (Accepted)
  10. Nagai T, Abt JP, Sell TC, Keenan KA, Clark NC, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. (2015). Lumbar Spine and Hip Flexibility and Trunk Strength in Pilots with and without Low Back Pain History. Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment & Rehabilitation. 2015; 52(3):715-22. PDF
  11. Parr JJ, Clark NC, Abt JP, Kresta JY, Keenan KA, Kane SF, Lephart SM. (2015). Residual Impact of Previous Injury on Musculoskeletal Characteristics in Special Forces Operators. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine. 2015; 3(11):1-7. PDF
  12. Sell TC, Clark NC, Wood DE, Abt JP, Lovalekar M, Lephart SM. (2014). Single-Leg Balance Impairments Persist in Fully Operational Military Special Forces Operators with a Previous History of Low Back Pain. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine. 2014; 2, 4: 1-6. PDF
  13. Nagai T, Abt JP, Sell TC, Clark NC, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. (2014). Neck Proprioception, Strength, Flexibility, and Posture in Pilots with and without Neck Pain History. Aviat Space Environ Med. 2014; 85:529-35. PDF
  14. Gokeler BA, Hewett TE, Lephart SM, Engebretsen L, Ageberg E, Engelhardt M, Arnold MP, Postema K, Otten E, Dijkstra PU. (2012). Proprioceptive deficits after ACL injury: are they clinically relevant? British Journal of Sports Medicine. 2012; 46(3):180-92 . PDF
  15. Tsai YS, Sell TC, Smoliga JM, Myers JB, Learman KE, Lephart SM. (2010). A comparison of physical characteristics and swing mechanics between golfers with and without a history of low back pain. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 2010; 40: 430-8. PDF
  16. Ashmen KJ, Swanik CB, Lephart SM. (1996). Strength and Flexibility Characteristics in Female Athletes with Chronic Low Back Pain. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 1996; 5:275-286. PDF
  1. Nagle Zera, J., Nagle, E. F., Nagai, T., Lovalekar, M., Abt JP, Lephart SM (2018). Tethered swimming test: reliability and the association to swimming performance and land-based anaerobic performance [Epub ahead of print]. J Strength Cond Res. 
  2. Hoch JM, Powden CJ, Hoch MC. Reliability, minimal detectable change, and responsiveness of the Quick-FAAM. Physical Therapy in Sport. 2018; 32: 269-272.​ PDF
  3. Picha K, Quintana C, Glueck A, Hoch M, Heebner N, Abt J. Reliability of Five Novel Reaction Time and Cognitive Load Protocols. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. doi: 10.1123/jsr.2018-0042. PDF
  4. Clark N.C., Akins J.A., Heebner N.R., Sell T.C., Abt J.P., Lovalekar M., Lephart S.M. Reliability and Measurement Precision of Concentric-to-Isometric and Eccentric-to-Isometric Knee Active Joint Position Sense Tests in Uninjured Physically Active Adults. Physical Therapy in Sport. 2016; 18: 38-45. PDF
  5. Sell MA, Abt JP, Sell TC, Keenan KA, Allison KF, Lovalekar MT, Lephart, SM. Reliability and Validity of Medicine Ball Toss Tests as Clinical Measures of Core Strength. Isokinetics Exercise Science. 2015; 23(3): 151-160. PDF
  6. Heebner NR, Akins JS, Lephart SM, Sell TC. Reliability and validity of an accelerometry based measure of static and dynamic postural stability in healthy and active individuals. Gait & Posture. 2015; 41(2):535-9. PDF
  7. Heebner NR, Akins JS, Lephart SM, Sell TC. Reliability and validity of an accelerometer based measure of postural stability. Gait & Posture. 2014; 1-5. PDF
  8. Nagai T, Sell TC, Abt JP, Lephart SM. Reliability, Precision, and Gender Differences in Knee Internal/External Rotation Proprioception Measurements. Physical Therapy in Sport. 2012; 13(4):233-237. PDF
  9. Akins JS, Keenan KA, Sell TC, Abt JP, Lephart SM. Reliability and descriptive statistics of dynamic geometric measurements in a healthy population. Gait & Posture. 2012; 35(1):167-169. PDF
  10. Chu Y, Akins JS, Lovalekar M, Tashman S, Lephart SM, Sell TC. Validation of a Video-Based Motion Analysis Technique in 3-D Dynamic Scapular Kinematic Measurements. Journal of Biomechanics. 2012; 1-5. PDF
  11. Smoliga J.M., Myers J.B., Redfern M.S., and Lephart S.M. Reliability and precision of EMG in leg, torso, and arm muscles during running. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 2010; 20, e1-e9. PDF
  12. Benjaminse A, Sell TC, House AJ, Lephart SM. Reliability and precision of hip proprioception methods in healthy individuals. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine. 2009; 19: 457-63. PDF
  13. Myers JB, Oyama S, Wassinger CA, Ricci RD, Abt JP, Conley KM, Lephart SM. Reliability, precision, accuracy, and validity of posterior shoulder tightness assessment in overhead athletes. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2007; 35:1922-1930. PDF
  14. Myers JB, Jolly JT, Nagai T, Lephart SM. Reliability and precision of in vivo scapular kinematic measurements using an eletromagnetic tracking device. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 2006; 15(2): 125-143. PDF
  15. Koh, JS, Nagai T, Motojima S, Sell TC, Lephart SM. Concepts and Measurement of In-Vivo Tibiofemoral Kinematics. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. 2005; (1): 48-48. PDF
  16. Riemann BL, Lephart SM. Sensorimotor system part 1: Physiological basis of joint stability. Journal of Athletic Training. 2002; 37: 2. PDF
  17. Riemann BL, Lephart SM. Sensorimotor system part 2: Role of Proprioception. Journal of Athletic Training. 2002; 37: 2. PDF
  18. Riemann BL, Myers JB, Lephart SM. Sensorimotor system measurement techniques. Journal of Athletic Training. 2002; 37: 1, 85-98. PDF
  19. Myers JB, Lephart SM. Sensorimotor role in shoulder instability. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 2002; 400: 98-104. PDF
  20. Lephart SM, Jari, R. The role of proprioception in shoulder instability. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine. 2002; 10: 2-4. PDF
  21. Giffin LY, Lephart SM, et al. Noncontact Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries: Risk Factors and Prevention Strategies. Journal of American Academic Orthopedic Surgery. 2001; 8: 3, 141-50. PDF
  22. Myers JB, Lephart SM. Role of Sensorimotor system in the athletic shoulder. Journal of Athletic Training. 2000; 35: 3, 351-363. PDF
  23. Giffin LY, Agel J, Albohm MJ, Arendt EA, Dick RW, Garret WE, Garrick JG, Hewett TE, Huston L, Ireland ML, Johnson RJ, Kibler WB, Lephart SM, Lewis JL, Lindenfeld TN, Mandelbaum BR, Marchak P, Teiz CC, Wojtys EM. Noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injuries: risk factors and prevention strategies. Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery. 2000; 8(3): 141-50. PDF
  24. Huber FE, Irrgang JJ, Harner CD, Lephart SM. Intratester and Intertester Reliability of the KT-1000 Arthrometer in the Assessment of Posterior Laxity of the Knee. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 1997; 25: 479-486. PDF
  25. Pincivero DM, Lephart SM, Karunakara RG. Reliability and Precision of Isokinetic Strength and Muscular Endurance for the Quadriceps and Hamstrings. International Journal of Sports Medicine.1997; 18: 113-117. PDF
  26. Lephart SM, Henry T. The Physiological Basis for Closed Kinetic Chain Rehabilitation for the Upper Extremity. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 1996; 5:1. PDF
  27. Perrin DH, Lephart SM, Weltman A. Specificity of Training on Computer Obtained Isokinetic Measures. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 1989; 10:12. PDF
  1. Hufnagel, M., Heebner NR, Lephart SM, Sell, T. C. (2019).Reliability, discriminant validity, and sex comparisons of dynamic postural stability during a landing task designed to challenge transverse plane knee stability [Epub ahead of print]. To appear in J Biomech, Mar(18), 1-13.

  2. Jackson, B. C., Medina, R. T., Clines, S. H., Cavallario, J. M., Hoch MC (2019). The Effect of Fibular Reposition Taping on Postural Control in Individuals With Chronic Ankle Instability: A Critically Appraised Topic. Journal of sport rehabilitation, 28(2), 205-210. PDF

  3. Johnson, C. D., Williams, V. J., Heebner NR, Wohleber, M. F., Simonson, A. J., Rafferty, D. M., Reinert, A., Sell, T. C. (2018). Relationship of performance on the sensory organization test to landing characteristics. J Sports Sci, 36(10), 1155-1161. PDF

  4. Williams VJ, Nagai T, Sell TC, Abt JP, Rowe RS, McGrail MA, Lephart SM. Ankle and knee flexibility and strength predict dynamic postural stability during singe-leg jump landings. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. In press.
  5. Hartley EM, Hoch MC, Boling MC. Y-Balance test performance and BMI are associated with ankle sprain injury in collegiate male athletes. Journal of Science & Medicine in Sport. In Press.
  6. Johnson, C. D., Williams, V. J., Heebner NR, Wodlebar, M. F., Simonson, A. J., Rafferty, D. M., Reinert, A., Sell, T. C. Relationship of performance on the sensory organization test to landing characteristics. Journal of Sports Sciences. 36(10):1155-1161, 2018. PDF
  7. Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Nagai T, Wirt MD, Abt JPLephart SM. Gender Differences in Static and Dynamic Postural Stability of Soldiers of the Army's 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. (In Press)
  8. Williams VJ, Nagai T, Sell TC, Abt JP, Rowe RS, McGrail MA, Lephart SM. Ankle and knee flexibility and strength predict dynamic postural stability during single-leg jump landings. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 2016; 25(3):266-72. PDF
  9. Williams VJ, Nagai T, Sell TC, Abt JP, Rowe RS, McGrail MA, Lephart SM. Prediction of Dynamic Postural Stability During Single-Leg Jump Landings by Ankle and Knee Flexibility and Strength. J Sport Rehabil. 2016; 25(3):266-72. PDF
  10. Sell TC, Pederson JJ, Abt JP, Nagai T, Deluzio J, Wirt MD, McCord LJ, Lephart SM. The Addition of Body Armor Diminishes Dynamic Postural Stability in Military soldiers. Military Medicine. 2013; 178: 1-76. PDF
  11. Akins JS, Longo PF, Bertoni M, Clark NC, Galanti G, Sell TC, Lephart SM. Postural stability and isokinetic strength do not predict knee valgus angle during single-leg drop-landing or single-leg squat in elite male rugby union players. Isokinetic Exercise Science. 2013; 37-46. PDF
  12. Sell TC, House AJ, Huang HC, Abt JP, Lephart SM. An Examination, Correlation, and Comparison of Static and Dynamic Measures of Postural Stability in Healthy, Physically Active Adults. Physical Therapy in Sport. 2012; 13(2):80-86. PDF
  13. Broglio SP1, Guskiewicz KM, Sell TC, Lephart SM. No acute changes in postural control after soccer heading. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 2004; 38(5):561-7. PDF
  14. Riemann BL, Myers JB, Stone D, Lephart SM. Effect of lateral ankle ligament anesthesia on single- leg stance stability. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 2004; 36(3): 388-396. PDF
  15. Blackburn JT, Riemann BL, Myers JB, Lephart SM. Kinematic analysis of the hip and trunk during bilateral stance on firm, foam, and multiaxial support surfaces. Clinical Biomechanics. 2003; 18: 655-661. PDF
  16. Riemann BL, Myers JB, Lephart SM. Comparison of the ankle, knee, hip and trunk corrective action demonstrated during single leg stance on firm, foam and multiaxial surfaces. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2003; 84: 90-95. PDF
  17. Riemann BL, Caggiano NA, Lephart SM.  Examination of clinical methods of assessing postural control during functional performance task.  Journal of Sports Rehabilitation. 1999; 8:171-183. PDF
  18. Cox ED, Lephart SM, Irrgang J. Unilateral Balance Training on Normal Individuals and the Effects on Postural Sway. Journal of Sports Rehabilitation.1993; 2:87-96. PDF
  1. Mailey, E. L., Dlugonski, D., Hsu, W. W., Segar, M. (2018). Goals Matter: Exercising for Well-Being But Not Health or Appearance Predicts Future Exercise Among Parents. Journal of physical activity & health, 15(11), 857-865. PDF

  2. Cavallario, J., Van Lunen, B., Manspeaker, S., Hoch JM, Hoch MC, Pribish, S. (2018). Athletic training student core competency implementation during patient encounters. J Athl Train, 53(3), 282-291. PDF

  3. Choisne, J., McNally, A., Hoch MC, Ringleb, S. I. (2019). Effect of simulated joint instability and bracing on ankle and subtalar joint flexibility. Journal of biomechanics, 82, 234-243. PDF
  4. Feldbrugge, C. M., Pathoomvanh, M. M., Powden, C. J., Hoch MC (2019). Joint mobilization and static stretching for individuals with chronic ankle instability - A pilot study. Journal of bodywork and movement therapies, 23(1), 194-201. PDF
  5. Mailey, E. L., Gasper, R., Dlugonski, D. (2019). Why and How Should I Exercise? A Content Analysis of Popular Magazines. American journal of health behavior, 43(2), 349-360. PDF
  6. Medina McKeon, J. M., Hoch MC (2019). The ankle-joint complex: A kinesiologic approach to lateral ankle sprains. J Athl Train, 54(6), 589-602. PDF
  7. Powden, C. J., Hoch JM, Jamali, B. E., Hoch MC (2019). A 4-week multimodal intervention for individuals with chronic ankle instability: Examination of disease-oriented and patient-oriented outcomes. J Athl Train, 54(4), 384-396. PDF
  8. Powden, C. J., Hoch MC, Hoch JM (2018). Examination of response shift after rehabilitation for orthopedic conditions: a systematic review. J Sport Rehabil, 27(5), 469-479. PDF
  9. Powden, C. J., Hoch MC, Jamali, B. E., Hoch JM (2019). Response shift after a 4-week multimodal intervention for chronic ankle instability. J Athl Train, 54(4), 397-402. PDF
  10. Abt JP, Oliver JM, Nagai T, Sell TC, Lovalekar MT, Beal K, Wood DE, Lephart SM. Block-Periodized Training Improves Physiological and Tactically-Relevant Performance in Naval Special Warfare Operators. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2016; 30(1):39-52. PDF
  11. Sell TC, Abt JP, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Lovalekar M, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. The Eagle Tactical Athlete Program Reduces Musculoskeletal Injuries in the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). Military Medicine. 2016; 181(3):250-7. PDF
  12. Oliver JM, Abt JP, Sell TC, Beals K, Wood DE, Lephart SM. Salivary hormone response to 12-week block-periodized training in Naval Special Warfare. Operators Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2015; 29:66-73. PDF
  13. Abt JP, Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Crawford K, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Smalley BW, McGrail MA, Rowe RS, Lephart SM. Warrior model for injury prevention and human performance- Eagle Tactical Athlete Program (ETAP) Part 2. Journal Special Operations Medicine. 2010; 10(4): 22-33. PDF
  14. Oyama S, Goerger CP, Goerger BM, Lephart SM, Myers JB. Effects of non-assisted posterior shoulder stretches on shoulder range of motion among collegiate baseball players. Athletic Training and Sports Health Care. 2010; 2: 163-70. PDF
  15. Lephart SM, Smoliga JM, Myers JB, Sell TC, Tsai YS. An 8-week golf-specific exercise program improves physical characteristics, swing mechanics, and golf performance in recreational golfers. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2007; 21(3): 860-869. PDF
  16. Lephart SM, Abt, JP, Ferris CM, Sell TC, Nagai T, Myers JB, Irrgang JJ. Neuromuscular and biomechanical characteristic changes in high school athletes: A plyometric vs. basic resistance program. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 2005; 39(12): 932-938. PDF
  17. Myers JB, Pasquale MR, Laudner KG, Sell TC, Bradley JP, Lephart SM. On the field resistance tubing exercises for throwers: An EMG analysis. Journal of Athletic Training. 2005; 40(1): 15-22. PDF
  18. Swanik KA, Lephart SM. The Effect of Functional Training on Incidence of Shoulder Pain and Strength in Intercollegiate Swimmers. Journal of Sports Rehabilitation. 2002; 11(2):140-154. PDF
  19. Rozzi SL, Lephart SM, Kuligowski L, Sterner RL. Balance training for persons with functionally unstable ankles. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 1999; 28: 479-86. PDF
  20. Borsa PA, Sauers EL, Lephart SM. Functional training for the restoration of dynamic stability in the PCL-injured knee. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 1999; 8: 362-378. PDF
  21. Lephart SM, Henry TJ.  Functional rehabilitation for the upper and lower extremity.  Orthopaedic Clinics of North America. 1995; 26: 579-592. PDF
  1. Nagle Zera, J., Nagle, E.F., Gibbs, B.B., Abt, J.P., Jakicic, J.M. Energy Cost of Land and Shallow Water Walking in Females who are Overweight and Obese, International Journal of Aquatics Research and Education. In Press.
  2. White JM, Hoch JM, Hoch MC. Health related quality of life in University dancers. Medical Problems of Performing Artists. In Press.
  3. Nagle Zera J, Nagle EF, Nagai T, Lovalekar M, Abt JP, Lephart SM. Tethered Swimming Test: Reliability and the Association to Swimming Performance and Land-based Anaerobic Performance. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. doi: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000002501. [Epub ahead of print], 2018.
  4. Crawford K, Fleishman KA, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Rowe RS, McGrail MA, Lephart SM. Lower body fat improves physical and physiological performance in Army Soldiers. Military Medicine. 2011; 176(1): 35-43. PDF
  5. Sell TC, Abt JP, Lephart SM (2008) Physical activity-related benefits of walking during golf. Science and Golf V: Proceedings of the World Scientific Congress of Golf. 2008; 128-32. PDF
  6. Lagally KM1, Robertson, RJ, Gallagher KI, Goss FL, Jakicic JM, Lephart SM, McCaw ST, Goodpaster B. Perceived exertion, electromyography, and blood lactate during acute bouts of resistance exercise. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 2002; 34(3):552-9; discussion 560. PDF
  7. Karunakara R, Lephart S, Pincivero D. Changes in forearm blood flow during single and intermittent cold application. The Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 1999; 29(3):177. PDF
  1. Hartley, E. M., Hoch MC, Boling, M. C. (2018). Y-balance test performance and BMI are associated with ankle sprain injury in collegiate male athletes. Journal of science and medicine in sport, 21(7), 676-680. PDF

  2. Hoch JM, Lorete, C., Legner, J., Hoch MC (2019). The relationship among 3 generic patient-reported outcome instruments in patients with lower extremity health conditions. J Athl Train, 54(5), 550-555. PDF

  3. Picha KJ, Jochimsen, K. N., Heebner NR, Abt JP, Usher, E. L., Capilouto, G. J., Uhl, T. L. (2018). Measurements of self-efficacy in musculoskeletal rehabilitation: A systematic review. Musculoskeletal care, 16(4), 471-488. PDF

  4. Genoese F, Baez SE, Hoch JM The association of fear avoidance beliefs and self-reported knee function in patients with a knee injury: a critically appraised topic. International Journal of Athletic Therapy and Training. In Press.
  5. Baez SE, Cramer R, Hoch JM Social cognitive theory and the fear-avoidance model: the explanation of poor health outcomes after ACL reconstruction. Athletic Training & Sports Health Care. In Press.
  6. Baez SE, Hoch MC, Hoch JM Evaluation of cognitive behavioral interventions and psychoeducation implemented by rehabilitation specialists to treat fear-avoidance beliefs in patients with low back pain: A systematic review. Archives of Physical Medicine. In Press.
  7. Hartley EM, Cramer RJ, Hoch MC. The development of the Theory of Planned Behavior and Health Belief Model Scales: assessing behavioral determinants of exercise-related injury prevention program participation. Athletic Training and Sports Health Care. In Press.
  8. Hoch JM, Baez SE, Cramer RJ, Hoch MC. Differences in the modified Disablement in the Physically Active Scale in those with and without chronic ankle instability. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. In Press
  9. Nagai T, Keenan KA, Abt JP, Sell TC, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Effects of Flight-Exposure and Age on Cervical and Trunk Musculoskeletal Characteristics in Army Helicopter Pilots. International Journal of Aeronautical Science & Aerospace Research. (In Review).
  10. Chu Y, Keenan K, Allison K, Lephart S, and Sell T. The positive correlation between trunk, leg, and shoulder strength and linear bat velocity at different ball locations during the baseball swing in adult baseball players. Isokinetics and Exercise Science. (Accepted)
  11. Nagai T, Abt JP, Sell TC, Keenan KA, McGrail MA, Smalley BW, Lephart SM. Effects of Deployment on Musculoskeletal and Physiological Characteristics and Balance. Military Medicine. 2016; 181(9): 1050-7. PDF
  12. Nagai T, Keenan KA, Abt JP, Sell TC, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. A Comparison of Cervical and Trunk Musculoskeletal Characteristics between Female and Male Army Helicopter Pilots. International Journal of Aviation, Aeronautics, and Aerospace. 2016; 3(3). PDF
  13. Picha KJ, Harding JL, Bliven KCH. Glenohumeral and hip range-of-motion and strength measures in youth baseball athletes. Journal of Athletic Training. 2016; 51(7). PDF
  14. Allison KF, Keenan KA, Sell TC, Abt JP, Nagai T, Deluzio J, McGrail M, Lephart SM. Musculoskeletal, biomechanical, and physiological sex differences in the US military. AMEDD Women’s Health Focus Issue. 2015: 22-32. PDF
  15. Weber ML, Picha KJ, McLeod TCV. Heel pain in youth: A guide to potential management strategies. International Journal of Athletic Therapy & Training. 2014; 19(5): 44-52. PDF
  16. Sell TC, Tsai YS, Smoliga JM, Myers JB, Lephart SM. Strength, flexibility, and balance characteristics of highly proficient golfers. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2007; 21(4): 1166-1171. PDF
  17. Myers JB, Laudner KG, Pasquale MR, Bradley JP, Lephart SM. Glenohumeral range of motion deficits and posterior shoulder tightness in throwers with pathologic internal impingement. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2006; 34:385-391. PDF
  18. Fitzgerald GK, Lephart SM, Hwang JH, Wainner MRS. Hop Tests as Predictors of Dynamic Knee Stability. Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 2001; 31: 588-597. PDF
  19. Borsa PA, Lephart SM, Irrgang JJ. Comparison of performance-based and patient-reported measures of function in anterior-cruciate-ligament-deficient individuals. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 1998; 28: 392-399. PDF
  20. Borsa PA, Lephart SM, Irrgang JJ, Safran M, Fu FH. Sport -specificity of Knee Scoring Systems Used to Assess Disability in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Deficient Athletes. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 1998; 7: 44-60. PDF
  21. Pincivero DM, Lephart SM, Karunakara RG. The Relation Between Open and Closed Kinematic Chain Assessment of Knee Strength and Functional Performance. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine. 1997; 7: 11-16. PDF
  22. Lephart SM, Fu FH, Harner CD. Effects of Allograft and Autograft Reconstruction on the Functional Strength of the Quadriceps Mechanism. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 1993; 21:5 738-743. PDF
  23. Lephart SM, Fu FH, Harner CD. Quadriceps strength and functional capacity after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 1993; 21: 738-743. PDF
  24. Borsa PA, Lephart SM, Fu FH. Muscular and Functional Characteristics of Individuals Wearing Prophylactic Lateral Knee Braces. Journal of Athletic Training. 1993; 28:336-344. PDF
  25. Guskiewicz KM, Lephart SM, Burkholder R, Feld F. Relationship Between Sprint Speed and Hip Flexor/Extensor Strength in Division I Intercollegiate Football Players. Isokinetics and Exercise Science. 1993; 3:111-116. PDF
  26. Lephart SM, Perrin DH, Fu FH, Gieck J, McCue FC. Relationship Between Selected Physical Characteristics and Functional Capacity in the ACL Deficient Athlete. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 1992; 16:174-181. PDF
  27. Lephart S, Perrin D, Minger K, Fu F. Sports specific functional tests for the anterior cruciate ligament insufficient athlete. Athletic Training, JNATA. 1991; 26:44-50. PDF
  28. Lephart SM, Perrin DH, Minger K, Fu FH. Functional Performance Tests for the Anterior Cruciate Ligament Insufficient Athlete. Journal of Athletic Training. 1991; 26:44-90. PDF
  29. Lephart S, Perrin D, Fu F, et al. Functional assessment of the anterior cruciate insufficient knee. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 1988; 20:2. PDF
  30. Lephart S, Perrin D, Manning J, Gieck J, McCue F, Saliba E. Torque acceleration energy as an alternative predictor of anaerobic power. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 1987; 19:559. PDF
  31. Perrin D, Lephart S, Weltman A, Saliba E, McCue III F. Specificity of Isokinetic Training on Quadricep and Hamstring Peak Torque, Torque Acceleration Energy, Power, and Work in Intercollegiate Lacrosse Players. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 1987; 19(2):S88. PDF
  32. Gieck JH, McCue FC, Stoller S, Lephart SM. Fracture Dislocation of the Hip While Playing Football. Athletic Training.1986; 21:2. PDF
  1. Karanukar LA, Lephart SM, Pincivero D.  The effects of interrupted vs. continuous cryotherapy on blood flow in an uninjured arm.  Journal of Orthopaedic Sports Physical Therapy. 1999. PDF
  2. Kuligowski LA, Giannantonio FP, Lephart SM, Blanc R, Rozzi S. Whirlpool Therapy and Its Effects on the Signs and Symptoms of Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness. Journal of Athletic Training. 1998; 33(3): 222-228. PDF
  3. Pincivero DM, Lephart SM, Karunakara RG. The Effects of Rest Interval on Isokinetic Strength and Functional Performance Following Short-term, High Intensity Training. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 1998; 12: 152-156. PDF
  4. Martin NA, Robertson RH, Zoller RF, Lephart SM. The effects of massage versus active recovery exercise on blood lactate clearance following supramaximal leg exercise. Journal of Athletic Training. 1998; 33: 30-35. PDF
  5. Pincivero DM, Karunakara RJ, Lephart SM.  The effects of rest interval on isokinetic strength and functional performance following short term, high intensity training.  British Journal of Sports Medicine. 1997; 31: 229-234. PDF

Abstracts

  1. Nagle, E. F., Nagai, T., Beethe, A. Z., Lovalekar, M. T., Zera, J. N., Connaboy, C., Abt JP, Beals, K., Nindl, B. C., Robertson, R. J., Lephart SM (2019). Reliability and validity of a pool-based maximal oxygen uptake test to examine high-intensity short-duration freestyle swimming performance. J Strength Cond Res, 33(5), 1208-1215. PDF

  2. Royer S, Thomas, D. T., Winters JD, Abt JP, Best, S. A., Poploski KM, Zalaiskalns, A., Lephart SM (2018). Physical, physiological, and dietary comparisons between marine corps forces special operations command critical skills operators and enablers. Mil Med, 183(11-12), e341-e347. PDF

  3. Sell, T. C., Lovalekar, M. T., Nagai, T., Wirt, M. D., Abt JP, Lephart SM (2018). Gender differences in static and dynamic postural stability of soldiers in the army's 101st airborne division (air assault). J Sport Rehabil, 27(2), 126-131. PDF

  4. Winters JD, Heebner NR, Johnson, A. K., Poploski KM, Royer S, Nagai, T., Randall, C. A., Abt JP, Lephart SM (2019). Altered physical performance following advanced special operations tactical training [Epub ahead of print]. To appear in J Strength Cond Res.

  5. Poploski KM, Picha KJ, Winters JD, Royer S, Heebner NR, Lambert, B, Abt JP, Lephart SM. (2018). Patterns and Associations of Shoulder Motion, Strength, and Function in MARSOC Personnel Without History of Shoulder Injury. Military Medicine. 183:(11-12): e685–e6925, doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usy088 2018. PDF

  6. Heebner NR, Abt JP, Lovalekar, M., Beals, K., Sell, T. C., Morgan, J. S., Kane, S. F., Lephart SM Physical and performance characteristics related to unintentional musculoskeletal injury in Special Forces. Journal of Athletic Training. In Press.
  7. Royer SD, Thomas DT, Winters JD, Abt JP, Best S, Poploski KM, Zalaiskalns AA, Lephart SM. Physical, Physiological and Dietary Comparison between Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command Critical Skills Operators and Enablers. Military Medicine. doi: 10.1093/milmed/usy049. [Epub ahead of print], 2018.
  8. Lovalekar M, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lephart SM, Pletcher E, Beals K. Accuracy of recall of musculoskeletal injuries in elite military personnel: a cross-sectional study. BMJ Open. 7(12), doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017434, 2018 PDF
  9. Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Nagai T, Wirt MD, Abt JP, Lephart SM. Gender Differences in Static and Dynamic Postural Stability of Soldiers of the Army's 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 27(2):126-131, 2018. PDF
  10. Pletcher ER, Williams VJ, Abt JP, Morgan PM, Parr JJ, Wohleber MF, Lovalekar M, Sell TC. Normative Data for the NeuroCom Sensory Organization Test in US Military Special Operations Forces. Journal of Athletic Training. 52(2):129-136, 2018. PDF
  11. Heebner NH, Abt JP, Lovalekar MT, Beals K, Kane SF, Morgan JS, Lephart SM. Physical and performance characteristics related to unintentional musculoskeletal injury in United State Army Special Forces: a prospective analysis. Journal of Athletic Training. 52(12):1153-1160, 2017.
  12. Bansbach HM, Lovalekar MT, Abt JP, Rafferty D, Yount D, Sell TC. Military personnel with self-reported ankle injuries do not demonstrate deficits in dynamic postural stability or landing kinematics. Clinical Biomechanics. 47:27-32, 2017. PDF
  13. Abt J.P, Lephart SM, Sell T.C, Nagai T., Rowe R, McGrail M. Kinematic adaptations with interceptor body armor in Soldiers of the Army 101 st . 2008 National Athletic Trainers' Association Annual Meeting; June 17-21, 2008; St. Louis, MO.
  14. Huang H.C., Nagai T., Deluzio J., Benjaminse A., House A.J., Chu Y.C., Abt J.P., Sell T.C., Lephart SM. The Relationship among Body Composition, Anaerobic Power, Lactate Threshold and Maximal Oxygen Consumption in Male Soldiers. 2008 National Athletic Trainers' Association Annual Meeting; June 17-21, 2008; St. Louis, MO.
  15. Crawford K, Abt J, Sell T, Nagai T, Deluzio J, Rowe R, McGrail M, Lephart S. Lower body fat improves physical and physiological performance in Army soldiers. 2009 ACSM Annual Meeting; May 27-30, 2009; Seattle WA
  16. Chu Y, Sell T, Abt J, Huang G, Nagai T, Deluzio J, McGrail M, Rowe R, Lephart S. Knee biomechanics in Air Assault soldiers performing two-legged drop landings with and without visual input. 2009 ACSM Annual Meeting; May 27-30, 2009; Seattle WA
  17. Abt JP, Sell TC, Nagai T, House AJ, Rowe R, McGrail M, Lephart SM. Field and laboratory testing variance and application to daily physical training. 2009 NATA Annual Meeting; June 17-20, 2009; San Antonio TX
  18. Lovalekar MT, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lephart SM, Keenan K, House AJ, Zimmer AC, Hovey GD. Assessing the validity of self-reported injury history among U.S. military personnel. APHA Annual Meeting; November 7-11, 2009; Philadelphia PA
  19. Fleishman K, Crawford K, Abt J, Sell T, Lovalekar M, Nagai T, Deluzio J, Rowe R, McGrail M, Lephart S. Optimal body composition for performance of 101 st airborne (air assault) soldiers. Presented at: 57th ACSM Annual Meeting and World Congress on Exercise Is Medicine; June 2, 2010; Baltimore, MD
  20. House AJ, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Sell TC, Abt JP, Lovalekar MT, Smalley BW, Lephart SM. Landing impact, hip kinematics, and hip strength predict dynamic postural stability in Army 101st airborne . Presented at: 57th ACSM Annual Meeting and World Congress on Exercise Is Medicine; June 2, 2010; Baltimore, MD.
  21. Nagai T, Sell TC, House AJ, Deluzio JB, Abt JP, Lovalekar MT, Smalley BW, Lephart SM . Shoulder flexibility and strength predict dynamic pushup ratio in the 101 st airborne division soldiers. Presented at: 57th ACSM Annual Meeting and World Congress on Exercise Is Medicine; June 2, 2010; Baltimore, MD.
  22. Nagai T, Sell TC, House AJ, Deluzio JB, Abt JP, Lovalekar MT, Smalley BW, Lephart SM. Measurement of spinal active range of motion among different military occupations in combat aviation brigade. 2010 Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposia of the NATA; June 22, 2010; Philadelphia, PA.
  23. Abt JP, Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Smalley BW, Lephart SM. Validation of the Army 101 st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Eagle Tactical Athlete Program. 2010 Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposia of the NATA; June 22, 2010; Philadelphia, PA.
  24. Lovalekar MT, Pederson J, Abt JP, Sell TC, House AJ, Nagai T, Deluzio J, Smalley BW, Lephart SM. Frequency of musculoskeletal injuries and their impact on healthcare utilization and tactical readiness in an Army Airborne Division. Presented at: 138th Annual Meeting & Exposition of the American Public Health Association; November 6, 2010; Denver, CO.
  25. Huang GH, Lovalekar M, Abt J, Sell T, Lephart S. Interaction of Military Load Carriage and Fatigue on Postural Sway in Young, Healthy Subjects. 2nd International Congress on Soldiers' Physical Performance. May 4-7, 2011; Jyväskylä, Finland.
  26. Sell TC, Lovalekar, MT, Nagai T, House AJ, Smalley BW, Abt JP, Lephart SM. The Perception of Load Carriage as a Risk Factor for Injury in U.S. Army Soldiers. 2011 American College of Sports Medicine. May 31-June 4; Denver, CO.
  27. Nagai T, Abt JP, Sell TC, Deluzio JB, Lovalekar MT, Crawford K, Smalley BW, Lephart SM. Changes in Physical and Physiological Characteristics after Deployment to Afghanistan.2011 American College of Sports Medicine. May 31-June 4; Denver, CO.
  28. Abt JP, Sell TC, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Lovalekar MT, Crawford K, Smalley BW, Lephart SM. Deployment-related changes in physical and physiological characteristics. 2011 American College of Sports Medicine. May 31-June 4; Denver, CO.
  29. Keenan KA, Sell TC, Abt JP, Crawford K, House AJ, Smalley BW, Abt JP, Cardin S, Lephart SM. Physiological Differences Between Male and Female Army Soldiers Matched on Age and Years of Service. 2011 American College of Sports Medicine. May 31-June 4; Denver, CO.
  30. Darnell ME, Crawford K, Abt JP, Sell TC, Nagai T, House AJ, Deluzio JB, Smalley BW, Lephart SM. Dietary Intake of Army Soldiers in Occupation Specialties Requiring Heavy Physical Demands. 2011 American College of Sports Medicine. May 31-June 4; Denver, CO.
  31. Crawford K, Darnell ME, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lovalekar MT, House AJ, Smalley BW, Lephart SM. Dietary Habits of Soldiers of 101st Airborne Division Air Assault. 2011 American College of Sports Medicine. May 31-June 4; Denver, CO. May 31-June 4.
  32. Keenan KA, Abt JP, Sell TC, Nagai T, House AJ, Deluzio JB, Smalley BW, Lephart SM. Strength Differences Between Male and Female Soldiers of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). 2011 Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposia of the NATA. June 19-22; New Orleans, LA.
  33. Lovalekar M, Abt J, Sell T, House A, Nagai T, Pederson J, Lephart S. Comparison of self-reported musculoskeletal injury history between female and male US Army Soldiers. 139th Annual Meeting & Exposition of the American Public Health Association; October 29 - November 2, 2011; Washington, DC.
  34. Clark NC, Keenan KA, Abt JP, Sell TC, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Lovalekar MT, McCord LJ, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Clinically Significant Side-to-Side Lower Extremity Strength Asymmetries in US Army 101st Airborne Soldiers. 59th Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine; May 29 – June 2, 2012; San Francisco, CA.
  35. Crawford K, Darnell M, Stapel H, Lovalekar MT, Abt JP, Sell TC, McCord LJ, Wirt MD, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Lephart SM, FACSM. Dietary Supplement Habits of Soldiers of 101st Airborne Division Air Assault. 2012 American College of Sports Medicine. May 29 – June 2, 2012; San Francisco, CA.
  36. Lovalekar M, Abt J, Sell T, Nagai T, Deluzio J, Wirt M, Lephart S. Measuring self-reported recall of unintentional musculoskeletal injuries in an Army Airborne Division. 140th Annual Meeting & Exposition of the American Public Health Association; October 27-31, 2012; San Francisco, CA.
  37. Sell TC, Pederson JP, Lovalekar MT, Nagai T, Wirt MD, Abt JP, Lephart SM. Gender Differences in Static and Dynamic Postural Stability of Soldiers of the Army's 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). The 2013 American Physical Therapy Association's Combined Sections Meeting; January 21-24, 2013; San Diego, CA.
  38. Nagai T, Abt JP, Sell TC, Clark NC, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Neck Strength, Flexibility, Posture, and Proprioception in U.S. Army Pilots with and without a History of Neck Pain. Aerospace Medical Association Annual Meeting; May 12-16, 2013; Chicago, IL.
  39. Sell TC, Clark NC, Abt JP, Lovalekar M, Lephart SM. Single-Leg Balance Impairments Persist in Fully Operational Military Special Forces Operators with a Previous History of Low Back Pain. The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Specialty Day; March 23, 2013; Chicago, IL.
  40. Sell TC, Abt JA, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Lovalekar M, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. The Eagle Tactical Athlete Program Reduces Musculoskeletal Injuries in the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). 2013 American College of Sports Medicine. May 28-June 1; Indianapolis, IN.
  41. Beals K, Darnell ME, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Lephart SM, FACSM. Food, Fluid and Dietary Supplement Use Relative to Daily Physical Training in Navy SEAL Operators. 2013 American College of Sports Medicine. May 28-June 1; Indianapolis, IN.
  42. Allison KF, Abt JP, Sell TC, Oliver JM, Zimmer AC, Hovey GD, Nott ZJ, Lephart SM. The Relationship between Physiological and Musculoskeletal characteristics and Tactical Performance in Naval Special Warfare Operators. 2013 American College of Sports Medicine. May 28-June 1; Indianapolis, IN.
  43. Darnell ME, Beals K, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lephart SM, FACSM. Navy SEALs Dietary Intakes Compared to Sports Nutrition Recommendations and 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans. 2013 American College of Sports Medicine. May 28-June 1; Indianapolis, IN.
  44. Abt JP, Sell TC, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Validation of Unit Level Instructed Eagle Tactical Athlete Program to Modify Human Performance Characteristics. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 28-June 1, 2013; Indianapolis, IN.
  45. Lovalekar M, Abt JP, Sell TC, Keenan K, Zimmer A, Lephart SM, FACSM. Descriptive Epidemiology of Musculoskeletal Injuries in Naval Special Warfare Personnel. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 28-June 1, 2013; Indianapolis, IN.
  46. McFate DA, Nagai T, Abt JP, Sell TC, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Neck Strength, Flexibility, Posture, and Proprioception Differences between Healthy Male and Female Soldiers in the US 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). National Athletic Trainers' Association Annual Meeting; June 24-27, 2013; Las Vegas, NV.
  47. Nagai T, Abt JP, Sell TC, Keenan KA, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Comparison of Trunk and Hip Strength and Flexibility between Pilots with and without a Self-Reported History of Low Back Pain. National Athletic Trainers' Association Annual Meeting; June 24-27, 2013; Las Vegas, NV.
  48. Lovalekar M, Abt J, Sell T, Pockrandt C, Morgan P, Heebner N, Lephart S. Frequency of musculoskeletal injuries and their impact on healthcare utilization among Naval Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewmen. 141st Annual Meeting & Exposition of the American Public Health Association; November 2-6, 2013; Boston, MA.
  49. Lovalekar M, Abt J, Sell T, Zimmer A, Lephart S. Assessing self-reported recall of unintentional musculoskeletal injuries in Naval Special Warfare Operators. 141st Annual Meeting & Exposition of the American Public Health Association; November 2-6, 2013; Boston, MA.
  50. Sell TC, Clark NC, Abt JP, Lovalekar M, Lephart SM. Fully Operational U.S. Navy SEALs with a Past History of Musculoskeletal Injury Demonstrate Clinically Important Impairments in Knee and Shoulder Muscle Performance and Single-Leg Balance. International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery, and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS) 9th Biennial Congress; May 12-16, 2013; Toronto, Canada.
  51. Oliver, JM, Zimmer, AC, Wood, D, Abt, JP, Sell, TC, Lephart, SM. Block periodization training in Navy Seal Operators: Effect of 12 weeks on salivary hormones. Experimental Biology 2013 Meeting; April 20-24, 2013; Boston, MA.
  52. Nagai T, Clark NC, Abt JP, Sell TC, Heebner NR, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. The Effect of Target Position on the Accuracy of Cervical Spine Rotation Active Joint Position Sense. National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting; June 25-28, 2014; Indianapolis, IN.
  53. Wood DE, Abt JP, Sell TC, Beals K, Lovalekar MT, Oliver JM, Lephart SM. Block-Periodized Training Improves Physiological and Tactically-Relevant Performance in Naval Special Warfare Operators. National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting 2014, Indianapolis, IN, June 25-28.
  54. Nagai T, Allison KF, Keenan KA, Abt JP, Sell TC, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Gender Differences in Modifiable Musculoskeletal Characteristics in US Army Helicopter Pilots. Aerospace Medical Association Annual Meeting; May 11-15, 2014; San Diego, CA.
  55. Abt JP, Sell TC, Beals K, Allison KF, Nagai T, Wood DE, Lephart SM, FACSM. Physical/Physiological Comparison between Cohorts of Naval Special Warfare SEAL Operators and SEAL Qualification Training Students. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 27-31, 2014; Orlando, FL.
  56. Allison KF, Abt JP, Sell TC, Beals K, Wood D, Lephart SM. The Relationship between Body Fat, Injury and Musculoskeletal/Physiological Performance in Naval Special Warfare Operators. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 27-31, 2014; Orlando, FL.
  57. Baker RA, Darnell ME, Beals K, Lovalekar M, Frushour K, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lephart SM, FACSM. Dietary Intake of Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman Compared to Sports Nutrition Recommendations. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 27-31, 2014; Orlando, FL.
  58. Beals K, Lovalekar M, Frushour K, San-Adams T, Baker RA, Darnell ME, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lephart SM, FACSM. Dietary Supplement Habits of Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 27-31, 2014; Orlando, FL.
  59. Nagai T, Lovalekar M, Allison KF, Abt JP, Sell TC, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM, FACSM. Prevalence of Neck Pain and Low Back Pain in a Combat Aviation Brigade. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 27-31, 2014; Orlando, FL.
  60. Sell, TC, Abt JP, Lovaleker M, Bozich A, Benson P, Morgan J, Lephart SM, FACSM. Injury Epidemiology of US Army Special Operations Forces. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 27-31, 2014; Orlando, FL.
  61. Lovalekar M, Abt J, Sell T, Chang Y, Lephart S. Using the capture-recapture approach to estimate the incidence of unintentional musculoskeletal injuries among Naval Special Warfare Sea, Air and Land Operators. 47th Annual Society for Epidemiologic Research Meeting; June 24 - 27, 2014; Seattle, WA.
  62. Nagai T, Sell TC, Abt J, Varnell MS, Eagle SR, Lephart SM. Shoulder Strength, Flexibility, and Postural Characteristics among Naval Special Warfare Students with and without History of Shoulder Injury. National Strength and Conditioning Association Annual Meeting; July 9-12, 2014; Las Vegas, NV.
  63. Baker RA, Beals K, Darnell ME, Abt JP, Sell TC, Kane SF, Morgan JS, Benson PJ, Lephart SM. Dietary Protein Intake and Protein Supplement Use of United States Army Special Operations Command Operators. 2014 Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo - Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Meeting. October 18-21, 2014; Atlanta, GA.
  64. Darnell ME, Beals K, Baker RA, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lephart SM. Dietary Intake and Quality in Navy Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman. 2014 Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo - Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Meeting. October 18-21; Atlanta, GA.
  65. Lovalekar MT, Abt JP, Sell TC, Nagai T, Haubenstricker J, Beck C, Yount D, Eagle S, Lephart SM. Musculoskeletal injuries and associated healthcare utilization among Naval Special Warfare Sea, Air and Land Qualification Training students. 142nd Annual Meeting & Exposition of the American Public Health Association. November 15-19, 2014; New Orleans, LA.
  66. Sell TC, Sell MA, Abt JP, McFate DA, Simonson AF, Wohleber MF, Lovalekar MT, Lephart SM, FACSM. Injury Epidemiology of Unintentional Musculoskeletal Injuries in United States Air Force Special Tactics Forces. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. May 26-30, 2015. San Diego, CA.
  67. Yount DL, Perlsweig KA, Nagai T, Heebner NR, Sell TC, Lephart SM, FACSM. Special Warfare Combat-craft Crewman Tibial Acceleration During Open Ocean Transit in Small Boats. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 26-30, 2015; San Diego, CA.
  68. Morgan, PM, Williams, VJ, Hendershot, RC, Abt JP, Cowan, JE, Sell, TC, Lephart, SM. Tactical gear does not affect the sensory organization test of Special Warfare Combatant-craft Crewman. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. May 26-39, 2015.
  69. Eagle SR, Abt JP, Sell TC, Beals K, Wood D, Lephart SM. Evaluation of Musculoskeletal and Physiological Performance Differences in Sea, Air and Land (SEAL) Operators Grouped by Age. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 26-30, 2015; San Diego, CA.
  70. Beals K, Lovalekar M, San-Adams T, Baker RA, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lephart SM, FACSM. Nutrition and training habits associated with the strongest and fittest Special Operation Forces Operators. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 26-30, 2015; San Diego, CA.
  71. Allison KF, Abt JP, Sell TC, Nagai T, Beals K, Wirt MD, Lephart SM, FACSM. Physiological and Strength Characteristics of Enlisted Female Soldiers by Physical Demand Rating and PULHES Number. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 26-30, 2015; San Diego, CA.
  72. Haubenstricker J, Beals K, Lovalekar M, Lephart S. Dietary Supplement Use According To Health-Related Behavior Covariates In SQT And CQT Students. American College of Sports Medicine 62nd Annual Meeting. May 26-30, 2015. San Diego, CA.
  73. Kane SF, Abt JP, Kresta J, Bakey J, Parr JJ, Sell TC, Lephart SM. Residual Impact of Previous Injury on Musculoskeletal Characteristics in Special Forces Soldiers. American College of Sports Medicine 62nd Annual Meeting. May 26-30, 2015. San Diego, CA.
  74. Perlsweig KA, Abt JP, Nagai T, Sell TC, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Effects of Age and Military Service on Strength and Physiological Characteristics of US Army Soldiers. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 26-30, 2015; San Diego, CA.
  75. Abt JP, Eagle SR, Kresta JY, Bakey JF, Sell TC, Kane SF, Lephart SM. Identification of Asymmetrical and Suboptimal Agonist/Antagonist Strength in a Cohort of Special Forces Soldiers. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 26-30, 2015; San Diego, CA.
  76. Nagai T, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Exposure-Related Differences on Neck and Trunk Musculoskeletal Characteristics in US Army Helicopter Pilots. Aerospace Medical Association Annual Meeting; May 10-14, 2015; Lake Buena Vista, FL.
  77. Rafferty DM, Simonson AJ, Wohleber MF, Heebner NR, Sell TC, Abt JP, Lephart SM. The effects of trunk and lower extremity strength on optimal landing mechanics during a one-legged drop landing task in Air Force Special Tactics Operators. National Athletic Trainers' Association Annual Meeting. June 24-26, 2015; St. Louis, MO.
  78. Heebner NR, Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Abt JP, Rafferty DM, Simonson AJ, Wohleber MF, Lephart SM. Comparison of Knee Kinematics and Kinetics during Different Landing Tasks. National Athletic Trainers' Association Annual Meeting. June 24-26, 2015; St. Louis, MO.
  79. Nagai T, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Beals K, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Physiological and Neuromuscular Risk Factors of Preventable Musculoskeletal Injuries in the Army 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Soldiers: A Prospective Study. National Athletic Trainers' Association Annual Meeting. June 24-26, 2015; St. Louis, MO.
  80. Eagle S, Abt J, FACSM, Beals K, Wood D, Lephart S, FACSM. Physical performance differences in sea, air and land (SEAL) Operator cohorts separated by demographics. Mid-Atlantic Regional American College of Sports Medicine Conference. November 6-7, 2015; Harrisburg, PA.
  81. Lovalekar M, Abt J, Sell T, Morgan P, Hendershot R, Keenan K, Beals K, Lephart S. Descriptive Epidemiology of Unintentional Musculoskeletal Injuries among Naval Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewmen. 143rd Annual Meeting & Exposition of the American Public Health Association. October 31 - November 4, 2015; Chicago, IL.
  82. Abt JP, FACSM, Heebner NR, Keenan KA, Lambert B, Nagai T, Royer SD, Williams N, Winters JD, Lephart SM, FACSM. Comparison of Physical and Physiological Characteristics based on Injury History. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 31-June 4, 2016; Boston, MA.
  83. Eagle S, Nagai T, Abt J, FACSM, Heebner NR, Williams N, Lambert B, Winters JD, Royer SD, Lephart SM, FACSM. Task description and physiological demand of marine special operations during amphibious training. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 31-June 4, 2016; Boston, MA.
  84. Heebner NR, Abt JP, FACSM, Nagai T, Lovalekar M, Lambert B, Williams N, Royer SD, Lephart SM, FACSM. Epidemiological analysis of injuries occurring in Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Personnel. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 31-June 4, 2016; Boston, MA.
  85. Nagai T, Eagle S, Abt JP, FACSM, Heebner NR, Williams N, Lambert B, Winters JD, Royer SD, Lephart SM, FACSM. Heart Rate and Variability of Marine Special Operations Students during Close Quarter Battle Training. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 31-June 4, 2016; Boston, MA.
  86. Royer SD, Winters JD, Abt JP, FACSM, Heebner NR, Nagai T, Lovalekar M, Lambert B, Williams N, Lephart SM, FACSM. Physical and Physiological Comparison between Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command Operators and Combat Support Personnel. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 31-June 4, 2016; Boston, MA.
  87. Winters JD, Abt JP, FACSM, Nagai T, Lambert B, Williams N, Heebner NR, Royer SD, Lephart SM, FACSM. Association between Knee Strength and Landing Biomechanics in Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command Operators. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; May 31-June 4, 2016; Boston, MA.
  88. Poploski KM, Winters JD, Allison KF, Nagai T, Sell TC, Beals K, Abt JP, Wirt M, Lephart SM. Lower Extremity Musculoskeletal Injury History, Strength, and Biomechanics in Female US Army Soldiers. The 2016 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. May 31 – June 4, 2016; Boston, MA.
  89. Johnson C, Williams V, Heebner NR, Rafferty D, Wohleber M, Simonson A, Reinert A, Sell TC. The relationship between performance on the Sensory Organization Test and landing biomechanics during a single- and double-leg stop-jump. The 2016 American Physical Therapy Association’s Combined Sections Meeting. February 17-20, 2016; Anaheim, CA.
  90. Johnson AK, Winters JD, Poploski KM, Heebner NR, Abt JP, Lephart SM. Strength and Biomechanical Contributions to Vertical Ground Reaction Forces in a Single Limb Landing Task. The 2017 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. May 30-June 3, 2017. Denver, CO.
  91. Royer SD, Abt JP, Winter JD, Heebner NR, Poploski KM, Getsy W, CAPT Williams N, Lephart SM. Physical and Physiological Comparison between Cohorts of Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command Experienced and Entry Level Operators. The 2017 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. May 30-June 3, 2017. Denver, CO.
  92. Winters JD, Johnson AK, Abt JP, Heebner NR, Poploski KM, Royer SD, Lephart SM. Association Between Rate of Torque Development, Strength, Landing Biomechanics, And Dynamic Postural Stability In Physically Active Males. The 2017 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. May 30-June 3, 2017. Denver, CO.
  93. Winters JD, Poploski KM, Johnson AK, Heebner NR, Abt JP. Dynamic Postural Stability and Landing Mechanics during a Single-Leg Landing in Individuals with a Previous Knee Injury. American Society of Biomechanics. August 8-11, 2017. Boulder, CO.
  94. Johnson AK, Winters JD, Poploski KM, Heebner NR, Abt JP. Landing Mechanics during a Stop Jump in Individuals with Low Back Pain and Low Back Injuries. American Society of Biomechanics. August 8-11, 2017. Boulder, CO.
  95. Best SA, Abt JP, Heeber NR, Royer SD, Poploski KM, Picha K, Johnson AK, Morris, S, Lephart SM. Human Performance Training Utilization and Training Outcomes in United States Special Operations Operators. International Congress on Soldiers’ Physical Performance. Melbourne, Australia. November 28-December 1, 2017.
  96. Picha K, Poploski KM, Winters J, Heebner N, Abt J. Lephart S. The Relationship between Flexibility and Strength in Active Full-Duty Marines. Big Sky Athletic Training and Sports Medicine Conference. February 4-8, 2018. Big Sky, MT. (Accepted)
  97. Quintana C, Picha K, Poploski KM, Heebner N, Abt J. Lephart S. Lifestyle Risk Factors in US Marines: Is There a Relationship to Injury? Big Sky Athletic Training Sports Medicine Conference. February 4-8, 2018. Big Sky, MT. (Accepted)
  98. Heebner N, Winters J, Poploski KM, Royer S, Abt J, Lephart S. Previous history of musculoskeletal injury is associated with lower physical performance in US Marines. Big Sky Athletic Training Sports Medicine Conference. February 4-8, 2018. Big Sky, MT (Accepted)
  99. Hoch MC, Heebner NR, Abt JP, Winters JD, Swanik CB, Buckley TA, Lephart SM. Dynamic postural control deficits are present in Active-Duty Marines with a history of mild traumatic brain injury. Big Sky Athletic Training Sports Medicine Conference. February 4-8, 2018. Big Sky, MT (Accepted)
  100. Poploski KM, Winters JD, Picha KJ, Royer SD, Heebner NR, Lambert B, Getsy W, Abt JP. Influence of Limb Dominance and Shoulder Injury on Strength and Explosive Force in US Marines. American Physical Therapy Association’s Combined Sections Meeting. February 21-24, 2018. New Orleans, LA. (Accepted)
  101. Winters JD, Johnson AK, Heebner NR, Abt JP, Lephart SM. Individuals with a History of Ankle Injuries Demonstrate Altered Biomechanical Characteristics during a Stop Jump Task. Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting. March 10-13, 2018. New Orleans, LA. (Accepted)
  102. Royer SD, Winters JD, Poploski KM, Abt JP, Zalaiskalns AA, Lephart SM. Training Strategies Maintain Performance Characteristics in Marines Selected for Marine Corps Special Operations Individualized Training Course. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. May 29 – June 2, 2018. Minneapolis, MN. (In Review)
  103. Best S, Bergin R, Royer S, Winters J, Poploski KM, Heebner N, Abt J, Lephart S. Knee Extension Strength Asymmetry Does Not Affect Peak Power or Fatigue During the Wingate Test. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. May 29 – June 2, 2018. Minneapolis, MN. (Accepted)

Manuscripts

  1. Sell TC, Abt JP, Lovalekar M, Crawford K, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Smalley BW, McGrail MA, Rowe RS, Lephart SM. Warrior Model for Injury Prevention and Human Performance- Eagle Tactical Athlete Program (ETAP) Part 1. Journal Special Operations Medicine. 2010: 10(4), 2-21. PDF
  2. Abt JP, Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Crawford K, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Smalley BW, McGrail MA, Rowe RS, Lephart SM. Warrior Model for Injury Prevention and Human Performance- Eagle Tactical Athlete Program (ETAP) Part 2. Journal Special Operations Medicine. 2010: 10(4), 22-33. PDF
  3. Sell TC, Chu Y, Abt JP, Nagai T, Deluzio J, McGrail MA, Rowe RS, Lephart SM. Minimal additional weight of combat equipment alters air assault soldiers' landing biomechanics. Military Medicine. 2010: 175, 41-7. PDF
  4. Crawford K, Fleishman K, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Nagai T, Deluzio J, Rowe R, McGrail M, Lephart SM. Less Body Fat Improves Physical and Physiological Performance in Army Soldiers. Military Medicine. 2011; 176(1), 35-43. PDF
  5. Chu YC, Sell TC, Abt JP, Nagai T, Deluzio J, Mcgrail M, Rowe R, Smalley B, Lephart SM. Air assault soldiers demonstrate more dangerous landing biomechanics when visual input is removed. Mil Med. 2012; 177(1), 41-7. PDF
  6. Sell TC, Pederson JJ, Abt JP, Nagai T, Deluzio J, Wirt MD, McCord L, Lephart SM. The Addition of Body Armor Diminishes Dynamic Postural Stability in Military Soldiers. Military Medicine. 2013; 178: (1):76. PDF
  7. Nagai T, Abt JP, Sell TC, Clark NC, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Neck Proprioception, Strength, Flexibility, and Posture in Pilots with and without Neck Pain History. Aviat Space Environ Med. 2014; 85:529-35. PDF
  8. Abt JP, Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Keenan KA, Bozich, A, Morgan J, Kane S, Benson P, Lephart SM. Injury Epidemiology of US Army Special Operations. Military Medicine. 2014: 179, 10:1106-1112. PDF
  9. Sell TC, Clark NC, Wood DE, Abt JP, Lovalekar M, Lephart SM. Single-Leg Balance Impairments Persist in Fully Operational Military Special Forces Operators with a Previous History of Low Back Pain. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine. 2014; 2, 4: 1-6. PDF
  10. Parr JJ, Clark NC, Abt JP, Kresta JY, Keenan KA, Kane SF, Lephart SM. Residual Impact of Previous Injury on Musculoskeletal Characteristics in Special Forces Operators. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine. 2015; 3(11):1-7. PDF
  11. Allison KF, Keenan KA, Sell TC, Abt JP, Nagai T, Deluzio J, McGrail M, Lephart SM. Musculoskeletal, biomechanical, and physiological sex differences in the US military. US Army Med Dep J. 2015; 22-32. PDF
  12. Oliver JM, Abt JP, Sell TC, Beals K, Wood DE, Lephart SM. Salivary hormone response to 12-week block-periodized training in Naval Special Warfare Operators. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2015; 29(1):66-73. PDF
  13. Nagai T, Abt JP, Sell TC, Keenan KA, Clark NC, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Lumbar Spine and Hip Flexibility and Trunk Strength in Pilots with and without Low Back Pain History. Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment & Rehabilitation. 2015;52(3):715-22. PDF
  14. Nagai T, Clark NC, Abt JP, Sell TC, Heebner NR, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. The Effect of Target Position on the Accuracy of Cervical-Spine-Rotation Active Joint-Position Sense. J Sport Rehabil. 2016; 25(1):58-63. PDF
  15. Williams VJ, Nagai T, Sell TC, Abt JP, Rowe RS, McGrail MA, Lephart SM. Prediction of Dynamic Postural Stability During Single-Leg Jump Landings by Ankle and Knee Flexibility and Strength. J Sport Rehabil. 2016; 25(3):266-72. PDF
  16. Lovalekar M, Abt JP, Sell TC, Wood DE, Lephart SM. Descriptive Epidemiology of Musculoskeletal Injuries in Naval Special Warfare Sea, Air, and Land Operators. Military Medicine. 2016;181(1):64-9. PDF
  17. Sell TC, Abt JP, Nagai T, Deluzio JB, Lovalekar M, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. The Eagle Tactical Athlete Program Reduces Musculoskeletal Injuries in the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). Military Medicine. 2016;181(3):250-7. PDF
  18. Abt JP, Perlsweig K, Nagai T, Sell TC, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Effects of Age and Military Service on Strength and Physiological Characteristics of US Army Soldiers. Military Medicine. 2016;181(2):173-179. PDF
  19. Abt JP, Oliver JM, Nagai T, Sell TC, Lovalekar MT, Beal K, Wood DE, Lephart SM. Block-Periodized Training Improves Physiological and Tactically-Relevant Performance in Naval Special Warfare Operators. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2016;30(1):39-52. PDF
  20. Nagai T, Keenan KA, Abt JP, Sell TC, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. A Comparison of Cervical and Trunk Musculoskeletal Characteristics between Female and Male Army Helicopter Pilots. International Journal of Aviation, Aeronautics, and Aerospace. 2016; 3(3). PDF
  21. Lovalekar MT, Abt JP, Sell TC, Nagai T, Keenan KA, Beals K, Lephart SM. Descriptive Epidemiology of Musculoskeletal Injuries in Army's 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). Military Medicine. 2016;181(8):900-906. PDF
  22. Nagai T, Abt JP, Sell TC, Keenan KA, McGrail MA, Smalley BW, Lephart SM. Effects of Deployment on Musculoskeletal and Physiological Characteristics and Balance. Military Medicine. 2016; 181(9): 1050-7. PDF
  23. Williams VJ, Nagai T, Sell TC, Abt JP, Rowe RS, McGrail MA, Lephart SM. Ankle and knee flexibility and strength predict dynamic postural stability during singe-leg jump landings. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. (In press)
  24. Sell TC, Clark NC, Abt JP, Lovalekar M, Lephart SM. Isokinetic Strength of Fully Operational U.S. Navy Seals with a Previous History of Shoulder and Knee Injury. Isokinetics and Exercise Science. (Accepted)
  25. Sell TC, Lovalekar M, Nagai T, Wirt MD, Abt JP, Lephart SM. Gender Differences in Static and Dynamic Postural Stability of Soldiers of the Army's 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. (In Review)
  26. Johnson, CD., Williams, VJ., Heebner, NR., Wohleber, MF., Simonson, AJ., Rafferty, DM., Reinert, A., Sell, TC. Performance on the Sensory Organization Test shows weak correlations to landing biomechanics during a single- and double-leg stop-jump. Journal of Athletic Training. (In Review)
  27. Nagai T, Bansbach HM, Faherty MS, Abt JP, Sell TC, Lephart SM. Effects of Seated Whole-Body Vibration Exposure on Cervical and Trunk Proprioception and Static and Dynamic Postural Stability. Journal of Musculoskeletal Disorders and Treatment. (In Review)
  28. Nagai T, Keenan KA, Abt JP, Sell TC, Smalley BW, Wirt MD, Lephart SM. Effects of Flight-Exposure and Age on Cervical and Trunk Musculoskeletal Characteristics in Army Helicopter Pilots. International Journal of Aeronautical Science & Aerospace Research. (In Review)
  29. Heebner N, Picha K, Poploski KM, Winters J, Royer S, Abt J. Injury Epidemiology in MARSOC Marines: A Comparison Between Special Operations Forces Operators and Combat Support Personnel. Mil Med. (In Review)
  30. Royer SD, Thomas DT, Winters JD, Abt JP, Poploski KM, Zalaiskalns AA, Lephart SM. Physical and Physiological Comparison between Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command Operators and Combat Support Person. Mil Med. (In Review)
  31. Poploski KM, Picha KJ, Winters JD, Royer SD, Heebner NR, Lambert B, Abt JP, Lephart SM. Patterns and Associations of Shoulder Motion, Strength, and Function in Active Full-Duty MARSOC Personnel. Mil Med. (In Review)
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