The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Combined Sections Meeting was held in New Orleans, LA in February 2018. Mizzou PT faculty and students had a record 18 presentations accepted for the event.

* Denotes student authors

Title  Authors
Effect of a Novel Palatal Alternative Sensory Feedback Device on Postural Stability and Dynamic Balance: A Case Series Abbott, Carmen; Erhardt, Benjamin; Rivera, Arnaldo
Physical Therapy Students’ Perceptions of the Value of Scholarly Activity by Their Faculty Briedwell, Teresa; Martin, Dana; Dannecker, Erin
Communicating With Persons With Cognitive Impariment: Improving Physical Therapy Students’ Effectivness Through A Blinded Role-Play Simulation Mullen, Jennifer*; Willis, Bradley; Prost, Evan
Identification of Shared Challenges in Clinical Reflection and Reasoning between First, Second, and Third Year DPT Students Willis, Brad; Campbell, Anita; Sayers, Stephen; Beal, Elizabeth; Gibson, Kyle
Changing the Way They Think: Integration of an Explicit Mixed Methods Critical Thinking Approach for 1st Year Doctor of Physical Therapy Students Campbell, Anita; Willis, Brad; Sayers, Stephen; Beal, Elizabeth; Gibson, Kyle
Same Issues, Different Class: Shared Challenges in Critical Thinking Between Cohorts of a Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program Campbell, Anita; Willis, Brad; Sayers, Stephen; Beal, Elizabeth; Gibson, Kyle
Changes in Self-Assessed Clinical Reflection and Reasoning Following the First Year of a Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program Willis, Brad; Campbell, Anita; Sayers, Stephen; Beal, Elizabeth; Gibson, Kyle
The Medial Knee Position at Initial Contact of the Drop Vertical Jump is Strongly Correlated to the Knee Abduction Angle Guess T, Hocker K, Gray AD, Razu S, Kurkowski S, Sherman SL, Skubic M, Willis BW
Comparing Peak Hip and Knee Flexion during the Lateral Step Down Test between the KinectTM and ViconTM: Examining Subjects with and without ACL-Reconstruction Echelmeyer D, Willis BW, Guess M, Sherman SL, Gray AG, Blecha K, Guess T
A Case Study: Examination of Jump Propulsive Forces on a NCAA Division Wrestler 6 Months Post ACLR Mann, Bryan; Willis, Brad; Guess, Trent; Jahandar, Amir
Communicating with Persons with Cognitive Impairment: Improving Physical Therapy Students’ Effectiveness through a Blinded Role-Play Simulation Mullen, Jennifer*; Willis, Bradley; Prost, Evan
Participation in an Adapted Gymnastics Program: Student Volunteer Perspectives Diermann, J.*, Leonard, A.*, Krug, J
Participation in a Pediatric Adapted Gymnastics Program: Caregiver Perspectives Leonard, A.*, Diermann, J.*, Krug, J
Participation in an Adapted Triathlon: Student Volunteer Perspectives Diermann, J.*, Friesen, K.*, Krug, J
Participation in a Pediatric Adapted Triathlon: Caregiver Perspectives Friesen, K.*, Diermann, J.*, Krug, J
What We’ve Learned: The Four Year Evolution of a Pro Bono Clinic Integrated into a PT Curriculum Mullen, J.*, Wilde, B.*, Cotton, S.*, Lucas, J.*, Krug, J
Health Literacy on the Forefront: Preparing Doctor of Physical Therapy Students to be Leaders in Patient Education Briedwell, Teresa; Martin, Dana; Hudson, Stan
Taking the NPTE Board Exam Early is Associated with Higher Scores in Academically Similar Groups of Physical Therapy Students Stevens, Kelly; Gibson, Kyle