Interventions

Therapeutic Modalities

  • Games KE, Sefton JM, Wilson AE. (2015) Whole-Body Vibration and Blood Flow and Muscle Oxygenation: A Meta-Analysis. Journal of Athletic Training. 50(5):542-549.
  • Kingsley JD, Demchak TJ, Mathis R. Low-level laser therapy as a treatment for chronic pain. Frontiers in Physiology. 2014;5:306. doi:10.3389/fphys.2014.00306.
  • Brock KA, Games KE, Eberman LE, Laird R, Elmer D. Sequential Pulse Compression’s Effect on Muscle Strength and Blood Flow in the Lower Extremity. National Athletic Trainers’ Association 67th Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposia. Baltimore, MD. June 2016.
  • Winkelmann ZK, Games KE, Demchak TJ, Manley ZS, Valencia C. Role of Deep Oscillation Therapy in the Treatment of Acute Lateral Ankle Sprains. 6th International Ankle Symposium. Dublin, Ireland. October 2015.
  • Demchak TJ, Barnes C, Eberman LE, Leal E. Effectiveness of Low Level Light Therapy in Preventing Muscle Fatigue. World Federation of Athletic Training and Therapy World Congress. St. Louis, MO. June 2015.
  • Guzzo SJ, Yeargin SW, Carr JS, Demchak TJ, Edwards JE, Cheatham S. (2014). The Effects of Walking on Gastrocnemius Cooling During an Ice Bag Treatment. International Journal of Athletic Training & Therapy. 19(6):34-40.

Infectious Disease

  • Kahanov L, Kim YK, Eberman LE, Dannelly K, Kaur H, Ramalinga A. (2015) Staphylococcus aureus and Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) in and Around Therapeutic Whirlpools in Collegiate Athletic Training Rooms. Journal of Athletic Training. 50(4):432-437.
  • Grindle M, Games KE, Eberman LE, Kahanov L. (2014). Appropriate Disinfection Techniques for Playing Surfaces to Prevent the Transmission of Bloodborne Pathogens. International Journal of Athletic Training and Therapy. 19:12-15.

Hip Outcome Measures

  • Edler JR, Police JM, Eberman LE, Games KE. Inter-Rater Reliability of Hand-Held Dynamometry at the Hip. World Federation of Athletic Training and Therapy World Congress. St. Louis, MO. June 2015.
  • Police JM, Edler JR, Eberman LE, Games KE. The Reliability of Methods to Measure Range of Motion of the Hip. World Federation of Athletic Training and Therapy World Congress. St. Louis, MO. June 2015.

Heat and Hydration

  • Yeargin S, Bowman S, Eberman L, Edwards J. (2016) Fluid Delivery Method Influences Drinking Efficiency Among Physically Active Children. International Journal of Athletic Therapy & Training. 21(1):56-61.
  • Evanich JJ, Reynolds K, Eberman LE. (2015). Reflective Blankets Do Not Effect Cooling Rates after Running in Hot, Humid Conditions. International Journal of Exercise Science. 8(1):97-103.
  • Adams HM, Eberman LE, Yeargin SW, Niemann AJ, Mata HL, Dziedzicki DJ. (2015) Effects of Agitation and Storage Temperature on Measurements of Hydration Status. Asian Journal of Sports Medicine. 6(4):e24041.
  • Yeargin SW, Finn ME, Eberman LE, Gage MJ, McDermott BP, Niemann A. (2015) Ad Libitum Fluid Consumption via Self- or External Administration. Journal of Athletic Training. 50(1):51-58.
  • Tripp BL, Eberman LE, Smith MS. (2015). Exertional Heat Illnesses and Environmental Conditions During High School Football Practices. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 43(10):2490-5.  
  • Edler JR, Wassink ML, Kahanov L, Eberman LE. (2014). Ultra Endurance Athletes At-Risk. International Journal of Athletic Therapy & Training. 19(4).

Graston Technique, Massage and Mobilization

  • Portillo Soto A, Eberman LE, Demchak TJ, Peebles C. (2014). Comparison of Blood Flow Changes with Soft Tissue Mobilization and Massage Therapy. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. 20(12):932-936.
  • Roberts EJ, Eberman LE, Demchak TJ, Games KE. Self-Myofascial Release Effects on Dermal Temperature and Hamstring Flexibility. National Athletic Trainers’ Association 67th Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposia. Baltimore, MD. June 2016.
  • Portillo Soto AM, Demchak TJ, Eberman LE, Peebles C.  Comparison of an Indirect Measure of Blood Flow Changes with Soft Tissue Mobilization and Massage Therapy. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3 Supplement): S-187. National Athletic Trainers’ Association 65th Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposia. Indianapolis, IN. June 2014.
  • Wassink ML, Valencia C, Demchak TJ. Effects of Light Brushing on Clinical Pain Intensity and Experimental Pain Sensitivity in Fibromyalgia Patients. National Athletic Trainers’ Association 64th Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposia. Indianapolis, IN. June 2014.

Names in bold indicate researchers current from The NICER Lab