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Patrick Sparto

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Dunlap, P.M., Marchetti, G.F., Sparto, P.J., Staab, J.P., Furman, J.M., Delitto, A., & Whitney, S.L. (2021). Exploratory Factor Analysis of the Vestibular Activities Avoidance Instrument. JAMA OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD & NECK SURGERY, 147(2), 144-150.American Medical Association (AMA). doi: 10.1001/jamaoto.2020.4203.

Dunlap, P.M., Sparto, P.J., Marchetti, G.F., Furman, J.M., Staab, J.P., Delitto, A., Klatt, B.N., & Whitney, S.L. (2021). Fear Avoidance Beliefs Are Associated With Perceived Disability in Persons With Vestibular Disorders. Phys Ther, 101(9).Oxford University Press (OUP). doi: 10.1093/ptj/pzab147.

Karabin, M.J., Sparto, P.J., Rosano, C., & Redfern, M.S. (2021). Impact of strength and balance on Functional Gait Assessment performance in older adults. Gait Posture, 91, 306-311.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2021.10.045.

Scheets, P.L., Hornby, T.G., Perry, S.B., Sparto, P., Riley, N., Romney, W., Fell, D., Kugler, K., & Nordahl, T. (2021). Moving Forward. J Neurol Phys Ther, 45(1), 46-49.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/NPT.0000000000000337.

Alqahtani, B.A., Sparto, P.J., Whitney, S.L., Greenspan, S.L., Perera, S., & Brach, J.S. (2020). Psychometric properties of instrumented postural sway measures recorded in community settings in independent living older adults. BMC GERIATRICS, 20(1), 82.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1186/s12877-020-1489-0.

Alrwaily, M., Sparto, P.J., & Whitney, S.L. (2020). Perception of verticality is altered in people with severe chronic low back pain compared to healthy controls: A cross-sectional study. MUSCULOSKELETAL SCIENCE AND PRACTICE, 45, 102074.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.msksp.2019.102074.

DiSalvio, N.L., Rosano, C., Aizenstein, H.J., Redfern, M.S., Furman, J.M., Jennings, J.R., Whitney, S.L., & Sparto, P.J. (2020). Gray Matter Regions Associated With Functional Mobility in Community-Dwelling Older Adults. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN GERIATRICS SOCIETY, 68(5), 1023-1028.Wiley. doi: 10.1111/jgs.16309.

Santosa, H., Zhai, X., Fishburn, F., Sparto, P.J., & Huppert, T.J. (2020). Quantitative comparison of correction techniques for removing systemic physiological signal in functional near-infrared spectroscopy studies. NEUROPHOTONICS, 7(3), 035009.SPIE-Intl Soc Optical Eng. doi: 10.1117/1.NPh.7.3.035009.

Sparto, P.J., Rosso, A.L., Divecha, A.A., Metti, A.L., & Rosano, C. (2020). Shared neural substrates of cognitive function and postural control in older adults. ALZHEIMERS & DEMENTIA, 16(4), 621-629.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/alz.12053.

Whitney, S.L., Sparto, P.J., & Furman, J.M. (2020). Vestibular Rehabilitation and Factors That Can Affect Outcome. SEMINARS IN NEUROLOGY, 40(1), 165-172.Georg Thieme Verlag KG. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-3402062.

Alkathiry, A.A., Kontos, A.P., Furman, J.M., Whitney, S.L., Anson, E.R., & Sparto, P.J. (2019). Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex Function in Adolescents With Sport-Related Concussion: Preliminary Results. SPORTS HEALTH-A MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH, 11(6), 479-485.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/1941738119865262.

Alkathiry, A.A., Sparto, P.J., Kontos, A.P., & Furman, J.M. (2019). Vestibular Dysfunction Associated With Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI). In Neurosensory Disorders in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. (pp. 133-148).Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/b978-0-12-812344-7.00010-8.

Almarwani, M., Van Swearingen, J.M., Perera, S., Sparto, P.J., & Brach, J.S. (2019). The Effect of Auditory Cueing on the Spatial and Temporal Gait Coordination in Healthy Adults. JOURNAL OF MOTOR BEHAVIOR, 51(1), 25-31.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/00222895.2017.1411330.

Alqahtani, B.A., Sparto, P.J., Whitney, S.L., Greenspan, S.L., Perera, S., & Brach, J.S. (2019). Psychometric Properties of Lower Extremity Strength Measurements Recorded in Community Settings in Independent Living Older Adults. EXPERIMENTAL AGING RESEARCH, 45(3), 282-292.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/0361073X.2019.1609145.

Alqahtani, B.A., Sparto, P.J., Whitney, S.L., Greenspan, S.L., Perera, S., VanSwearingen, J., & Brach, J.S. (2019). Effect of Community-Based Group Exercise Interventions on Standing Balance and Strength in Independent Living Older Adults. JOURNAL OF GERIATRIC PHYSICAL THERAPY, 42(4), E7-E15.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1519/JPT.0000000000000221.

Alsubaie, S.F., Whitney, S.L., Furman, J.M., Marchetti, G.F., Sienko, K.H., & Sparto, P.J. (2019). Reliability of Postural Sway Measures of Standing Balance Tasks. JOURNAL OF APPLIED BIOMECHANICS, 35(1), 11-18.Human Kinetics. doi: 10.1123/jab.2017-0322.

Alsubaie, S.F., Whitney, S.L., Furman, J.M., Marchetti, G.F., Sienko, K.H., Klatt, B.N., & Sparto, P.J. (2019). Reliability and Validity of Ratings of Perceived Difficulty During Performance of Static Standing Balance Exercises. PHYSICAL THERAPY, 99(10), 1381-1393.Oxford University Press (OUP). doi: 10.1093/ptj/pzz091.

Anson, E., Studenski, S., Sparto, P.J., & Agrawal, Y. (2019). Community-dwelling adults with a history of falling report lower perceived postural stability during a foam eyes closed test than non-fallers. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 237(3), 769-776.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00221-018-5458-1.

Klatt, B.N., Sparto, P.J., Terhorst, L., Winser, S., Heyman, R., & Whitney, S.L. (2019). Relationship between subjective visual vertical and balance in individuals with multiple sclerosis. Physiother Res Int, 24(1), e1757.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/pri.1757.

Massa, R.E., Rosso, A., Metti, A.L., Sparto, P.J., Aizenstein, H., Ferrucci, L., Divecha, A., Rosano, C., & Study, H.A.B.C. (2019). Neuroimaging correlates of lateral postural control in older ambulatory adults. AGING CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH, 31(5), 611-619.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s40520-018-1028-4.

Redfern, M.S., Chambers, A.J., Sparto, P.J., Furman, J.M., & Jennings, J.R. (2019). Inhibition and decision-processing speed are associated with performance on dynamic posturography in older adults. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 237(1), 37-45.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00221-018-5394-0.

Whitney, S.L., & Sparto, P.J. (2019). Eye Movements, Dizziness, and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI): A Topical Review of Emerging Evidence and Screening Measures. JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGIC PHYSICAL THERAPY, 43, S31-S36.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/NPT.0000000000000272.

Alkathiry, A.A., Sparto, P.J., Freund, B., Whitney, S.L., Mucha, A., Furman, J.M., Collins, M.W., & Kontos, A.P. (2018). Using Accelerometers to Record Postural Sway in Adolescents With Concussion: A Cross-Sectional Study. JOURNAL OF ATHLETIC TRAINING, 53(12), 1166-1172.Journal of Athletic Training/NATA. doi: 10.4085/1062-6050-518-17.

Dunlap, P.M., Mucha, A., Smithnosky, D., Whitney, S.L., Furman, J.M., Collins, M.W., Kontos, A.P., & Sparto, P.J. (2018). The Gaze Stabilization Test Following Concussion. J Am Acad Audiol.Georg Thieme Verlag KG. doi: 10.3766/jaaa.18015.

Hoppes, C.W., Sparto, P.J., Whitney, S.L., Furman, J.M., & Huppert, T.J. (2018). Changes in cerebral activation in individuals with and without visual vertigo during optic flow: A functional near-infrared spectroscopy study. NEUROIMAGE-CLINICAL, 20, 655-663.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2018.08.034.

Hoppes, C.W., Sparto, P.J., Whitney, S.L., Furman, J.M., & Huppert, T.J. (2018). Functional near-infrared spectroscopy during optic flow with and without fixation. PLOS ONE, 13(3), e0193710.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0193710.

Lin, C.C., Barker, J.W., Sparto, P.J., Furman, J.M., & Huppert, T.J. (2018). Functional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS) brain imaging of multi-sensory integration during computerized dynamic posturography in middle-aged and older adults (vol 235, pg 1247, 2017). EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 236(4), 1225-1228.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00221-018-5177-7.

Lin, C.C., Whitney, S.L., Loughlin, P.J., Furman, J.M., Redfern, M.S., Sienko, K.H., & Sparto, P.J. (2018). The Use of Vibrotactile Feedback During Dual-Task Standing Balance Conditions in People With Unilateral Vestibular Hypofunction. OTOLOGY & NEUROTOLOGY, 39(5), E349-E356.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000001764.

Redfern, M.S., Chambers, A.J., Sparto, P.J., Furman, J.M., & Jennings, J.R. (2018). Perceptual Inhibition Associated with Sensory Integration for Balance in Older Adults. DEMENTIA AND GERIATRIC COGNITIVE DISORDERS, 46(5-6), 266-274.S. Karger AG. doi: 10.1159/000493748.

Sparto, P.J., Newman, A.B., Simonsick, E.M., Caserotti, P., Strotmeyer, E.S., Kritchevsky, S.B., Yaffe, K., Rosano, C., & Study, H.A.B.C. (2018). Contributions to lateral balance control in ambulatory older adults. AGING CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH, 30(6), 633-641.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s40520-017-0819-3.

Steinl, S.M., Sparto, P.J., Atkeson, C.G., Redfern, M.S., & Johannsen, L. (2018). Interpersonal interactions for haptic guidance during balance exercises. GAIT & POSTURE, 65, 129-136.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.07.163.

Steinl, S.M., Sparto, P.J., Atkeson, C.G., Redfern, M.S., & Johannsen, L. (2018). Interpersonal interactions for haptic guidance during balance exercises. Gait Posture, 65, 129-136. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.07.163.

Alqahtani, B.A., Ferchak, M.A., Huppert, T.J., Sejdic, E., Perera, S., Greenspan, S.L., & Sparto, P.J. (2017). Standing balance and strength measurements in older adults living in residential care communities. AGING CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH, 29(5), 1021-1030.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s40520-016-0693-4.

Asiri, F.Y., Marchetti, G.F., Ellis, J.L., Otis, L., Sparto, P.J., Watzlaf, V., & Whitney, S.L. (2017). Effect of home-based rehabilitation on activities of daily living and gait in older adults with heart failure at risk for falling: A retrospective cohort study. PHYSIOTHERAPY THEORY AND PRACTICE, 33(12), 943-953.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/09593985.2017.1360422.

Huppert, T.J., Karim, H., Lin, C.C., Alqahtani, B.A., Greenspan, S.L., & Sparto, P.J. (2017). Functional imaging of cognition in an old-old population: A case for portable functional near-infrared spectroscopy. PLOS ONE, 12(10), e0184918.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0184918.

Karim, H.T., Huppert, T.J., Erickson, K.I., Wollam, M.E., Sparto, P.J., Sejdic, E., & VanSwearingen, J.M. (2017). Motor sequence learning-induced neural efficiency in functional brain connectivity. BEHAVIOURAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 319, 87-95.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2016.11.021.

Lin, C.C., Barker, J.W., Sparto, P.J., Furman, J.M., & Huppert, T.J. (2017). Functional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS) brain imaging of multi-sensory integration during computerized dynamic posturography in middle-aged and older adults. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 235(4), 1247-1256.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00221-017-4893-8.

Rosso, A.L., Cenciarini, M., Sparto, P.J., Loughlin, P.J., Furman, J.M., & Huppert, T.J. (2017). Neuroimaging of an attention demanding dual-task during dynamic postural control. GAIT & POSTURE, 57, 193-198.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.06.013.

Sombric, C.J., Harker, H.M., Sparto, P.J., & Torres-Oviedo, G. (2017). Explicit Action Switching Interferes with the Context-Specificity of Motor Memories in Older Adults. FRONTIERS IN AGING NEUROSCIENCE, 9(MAR), 40.Frontiers Media SA. doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2017.00040.

Almarwani, M., Perera, S., VanSwearingen, J.M., Sparto, P.J., & Brach, J.S. (2016). The test-retest reliability and minimal detectable change of spatial and temporal gait variability during usual over-ground walking for younger and older adults. GAIT & POSTURE, 44, 94-99.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.11.014.

Almarwani, M., VanSwearingen, J.M., Perera, S., Sparto, P.J., & Brach, J.S. (2016). Challenging the motor control of walking: Gait variability during slower and faster pace walking conditions in younger and older adults. ARCHIVES OF GERONTOLOGY AND GERIATRICS, 66, 54-61.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.archger.2016.05.001.

ALMohiza, M.A., Sparto, P.J., Marchetti, G.F., Delitto, A., Furman, J.M., Miller, D.L., & Whitney, S.L. (2016). A Quality Improvement Project in Balance and Vestibular Rehabilitation and Its Effect on Clinical Outcomes. JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGIC PHYSICAL THERAPY, 40(2), 90-99.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/NPT.0000000000000125.

Alsalaheen, B.A., Whitney, S.L., Marchetti, G.F., Furman, J.M., Kontos, A.P., Collins, M.W., & Sparto, P.J. (2016). Relationship Between Cognitive Assessment and Balance Measures in Adolescents Referred for Vestibular Physical Therapy After Concussion. CLINICAL JOURNAL OF SPORT MEDICINE, 26(1), 46-52.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/JSM.0000000000000185.

Alshehri, M.M., Sparto, P.J., Furman, J.M., Fedor, S., Mucha, A., Henry, L.C., & Whitney, S.L. (2016). The usefulness of the video head impulse test in children and adults post-concussion. JOURNAL OF VESTIBULAR RESEARCH-EQUILIBRIUM & ORIENTATION, 26(5-6), 439-446.IOS Press. doi: 10.3233/VES-160598.

Barker, J.W., Rosso, A.L., Sparto, P.J., & Huppert, T.J. (2016). Correction of motion artifacts and serial correlations for real-time functional near-infrared spectroscopy. NEUROPHOTONICS, 3(3), 031410.SPIE-Intl Soc Optical Eng. doi: 10.1117/1.NPh.3.3.031410.

Bouzubar, F.F., Kelley Fitzgerald, G., Sparto, P., & Irrgang, J.J. (2015). Quadriceps fatigue test: Test-retest reliability study and relationship to quadriceps activation failure. Physiotherapy Practice and Research, 36(1), 65-72.IOS Press. doi: 10.3233/ppr-140052.

Farrokhi, S., O'Connell, M., Gil, A.B., Sparto, P.J., & Fitzgerald, G.K. (2015). Altered Gait Characteristics in Individuals With Knee Osteoarthritis and Self-Reported Knee Instability. JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC & SPORTS PHYSICAL THERAPY, 45(5), 351-359.Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy (JOSPT). doi: 10.2519/jospt.2015.5540.

Lin, C.C., Whitney, S.L., Loughlin, P.J., Furman, J.M., Redfern, M.S., Sienko, K.H., & Sparto, P.J. (2015). The effect of age on postural and cognitive task performance while using vibrotactile feedback. JOURNAL OF NEUROPHYSIOLOGY, 113(7), 2127-2136.American Physiological Society. doi: 10.1152/jn.00083.2014.

Sparto, P.J., Fuhrman, S.I., Redfern, M.S., Perera, S., Jennings, J.R., Alghwiri, A.A., & Furman, J.M. (2015). Postural adjustment errors during lateral step initiation in older and younger adults (vol 232, pg 3977, 2014). EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 233(4), 1351.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00221-014-4162-z.

Alahmari, K.A., Marchetti, G.F., Sparto, P.J., Furman, J.M., & Whitney, S.L. (2014). Estimating Postural Control With the Balance Rehabilitation Unit: Measurement Consistency, Accuracy, Validity, and Comparison With Dynamic Posturography. ARCHIVES OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, 95(1), 65-73.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.09.011.

Alahmari, K.A., Sparto, P.J., Marchetti, G.F., Redfern, M.S., Furman, J.M., & Whitney, S.L. (2014). Comparison of Virtual Reality Based Therapy With Customized Vestibular Physical Therapy for the Treatment of Vestibular Disorders. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON NEURAL SYSTEMS AND REHABILITATION ENGINEERING, 22(2), 389-399.Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/TNSRE.2013.2294904.

Alsalaheen, B.A., Whitney, S.L., Marchetti, G.F., Furman, J.M., Kontos, A.P., Collins, M.W., & Sparto, P.J. (2014). Performance of High School Adolescents on Functional Gait and Balance Measures. PEDIATRIC PHYSICAL THERAPY, 26(2), 191-199.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/PEP.0000000000000037.

Asiri, F.Y., Marchetti, G.F., Ellis, J.L., Otis, L., Sparto, P.J., Watzlaf, V., & Whitney, S.L. (2014). Predictors of Functional and Gait Outcomes for Persons Poststroke Undergoing Home-based Rehabilitation. JOURNAL OF STROKE & CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES, 23(7), 1856-1864.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2014.02.025.

Friscia, L.A., Morgan, M.T., Sparto, P.J., Furman, J.M., & Whitney, S.L. (2014). Responsiveness of Self-Report Measures in Individuals With Vertigo, Dizziness, and Unsteadiness. OTOLOGY & NEUROTOLOGY, 35(5), 884-888.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000000421.

Huang, K., Sparto, P.J., Kiesler, S., Siewiorek, D.P., & Smailagic, A. (2014). iPod-based in-home system for monitoring gaze-stabilization exercise compliance of individuals with vestibular hypofunction. JOURNAL OF NEUROENGINEERING AND REHABILITATION, 11(1), 69.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1186/1743-0003-11-69.

Karim, H.T., Sparto, P.J., Aizenstein, H.J., Furman, J.M., Huppert, T.J., Erickson, K.I., & Loughlin, P.J. (2014). Functional MR imaging of a simulated balance task. BRAIN RESEARCH, 1555, 20-27.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2014.01.033.

Muhei-aldin, O., VanSwearingen, J., Karim, H., Huppert, T., Sparto, P.J., Erickson, K.I., & Sejdic, E. (2014). An investigation of fMRI time series stationarity during motor sequence learning foot tapping tasks. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE METHODS, 227, 75-82.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2014.02.003.

Sparto, P.J., Fuhrman, S.I., Redfern, M.S., Perera, S., Jennings, J.R., & Furman, J.M. (2014). Postural adjustment errors during lateral step initiation in older and younger adults. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 232(12), 3977-3989.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00221-014-4081-z.

Sparto, P.J., Jennings, J.R., Furman, J.M., & Redfern, M.S. (2014). Lateral step initiation behavior in older adults. GAIT & POSTURE, 39(2), 799-803.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2013.10.021.

Winger, M. (2014). Quality control of a novel clinical measurement of leg power in older adults: the AMTI force plate jump test. University of Pittsburgh.

Alsalaheen, B.A., Whitney, S.L., Mucha, A., Morris, L.O., Furman, J.M., & Sparto, P.J. (2013). Exercise prescription patterns in patients treated with vestibular rehabilitation after concussion. Physiother Res Int, 18(2), 100-108.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/pri.1532.

Huppert, T., Schmidt, B., Beluk, N., Furman, J., & Sparto, P. (2013). Measurement of Brain Activation During an Upright Stepping Reaction Task Using Functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy. HUMAN BRAIN MAPPING, 34(11), 2817-2828.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/hbm.22106.

Karim, H., Fuhrman, S.I., Sparto, P., Furman, J., & Huppert, T. (2013). Functional brain imaging of multi-sensory vestibular processing during computerized dynamic posturography using near-infrared spectroscopy. NEUROIMAGE, 74, 318-325.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2013.02.010.

Mohammad, M.T., Furman, J.M., Sparto, P.J., Marchetti, G.F., & Whitney, S.L. (2013). The Effect of Optotype Size and Velocity Parameters on the Performance of Healthy Young Adult Subjects on the Gaze Stabilization Test. OTOLOGY & NEUROTOLOGY, 34(6), 1090-1095.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/MAO.0b013e31827f192e.

Morgan, M.T., Friscia, L.A., Whitney, S.L., Furman, J.M., & Sparto, P.J. (2013). Reliability and Validity of the Falls Efficacy Scale-International (FES-I) in Individuals With Dizziness and Imbalance. OTOLOGY & NEUROTOLOGY, 34(6), 1104-1108.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/MAO.0b013e318281df5d.

Sparto, P.J., Fuhrman, S.I., Redfern, M.S., Jennings, J.R., Perera, S., Nebes, R.D., & Furman, J.M. (2013). Postural adjustment errors reveal deficits in inhibition during lateral step initiation in older adults. JOURNAL OF NEUROPHYSIOLOGY, 109(2), 415-428.American Physiological Society. doi: 10.1152/jn.00682.2012.

Whitney, S.L., Sparto, P.J., Cook, J.R., Redfern, M.S., & Furman, J.M. (2013). Symptoms elicited in persons with vestibular dysfunction while performing gaze movements in optic flow environments. JOURNAL OF VESTIBULAR RESEARCH-EQUILIBRIUM & ORIENTATION, 23(1), 51-60.IOS Press. doi: 10.3233/VES-130466.

Alghwiri, A.A., Whitney, S.L., Baker, C.E., Sparto, P.J., Marchetti, G.F., Rogers, J.C., & Furman, J.M. (2012). The Development and Validation of the Vestibular Activities and Participation Measure. ARCHIVES OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, 93(10), 1822-1831.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2012.03.017.

Cohen, M.S., Mandel, E.M., Furman, J.M., Sparto, P.J., & Casselbrant, M.L. (2011). Tympanostomy Tube Placement and Vestibular Function in Children. OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD AND NECK SURGERY, 145(4), 666-672.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/0194599811412038.

Hergenroeder, A.L., Brach, J.S., Otto, A.D., Sparto, P.J., & Jakicic, J.M. (2011). The Influence of Body Mass Index on Self-report and Performance-based Measures of Physical Function in Adult Women. Cardiopulm Phys Ther J, 22(3), 11-20.

Josbeno, D.A., Kalarchian, M., Sparto, P.J., Otto, A.D., & Jakicic, J.M. (2011). Physical Activity and Physical Function in Individuals Post-bariatric Surgery. OBESITY SURGERY, 21(8), 1243-1249.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s11695-010-0327-4.

Mohammad, M.T., Whitney, S.L., Marchetti, G.F., Sparto, P.J., Ward, B.K., & Furman, J.M. (2011). The reliability and response stability of dynamic testing of the vestibulo-ocular reflex in patients with vestibular disease. JOURNAL OF VESTIBULAR RESEARCH-EQUILIBRIUM & ORIENTATION, 21(5), 277-288.IOS Press. doi: 10.3233/VES-2011-0430.

Whitney, S.L., & Sparto, P.J. (2011). Principles of vestibular physical therapy rehabilitation. NEUROREHABILITATION, 29(2), 157-166.IOS Press. doi: 10.3233/NRE-2011-0690.

Woollard, J.D., Gil, A.B., Sparto, P., Kwoh, C.K., Piva, S.R., Farrokhi, S., Powers, C.M., & Fitzgerald, G.K. (2011). Change in Knee Cartilage Volume in Individuals Completing a Therapeutic Exercise Program for Knee Osteoarthritis. JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC & SPORTS PHYSICAL THERAPY, 41(10), 708-722.Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy (JOSPT). doi: 10.2519/jospt.2011.3633.

Alsalaheen, B.A., Mucha, A., Morris, L.O., Whitney, S.L., Furman, J.M., Camiolo-Reddy, C.E., Collins, M.W., Lovell, M.R., & Sparto, P.J. (2010). Vestibular Rehabilitation for Dizziness and Balance Disorders After Concussion. JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGIC PHYSICAL THERAPY, 34(2), 87-93.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/NPT.0b013e3181dde568.

Casselbrant, M.L., Mandel, E.M., Sparto, P.J., Perera, S., Redfern, M.S., Fall, P.A., & Furman, J.M. (2010). Longitudinal posturography and rotational testing in children three to nine years of age: Normative data. OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD AND NECK SURGERY, 142(5), 708-714.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1016/j.otohns.2010.01.028.

Cenciarini, M., Loughlin, P.J., Sparto, P.J., & Redfern, M.S. (2010). Stiffness and Damping in Postural Control Increase With Age. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING, 57(2), 267-275. doi: 10.1109/TBME.2009.2031874.

Cenciarini, M., Loughlin, P.J., Sparto, P.J., & Redfern, M.S. (2010). Stiffness and damping in postural control increase with age. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng, 57(2), 267-275.Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/TBME.2009.2031874.

Mohammad, M.T., Whitney, S.L., Sparto, P.J., Jennings, J.R., & Furman, J.M. (2010). Perceptual and Motor Inhibition in Individuals With Vestibular Disorders. JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGIC PHYSICAL THERAPY, 34(2), 76-81.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/NPT.0b013e3181dde582.

Pradhan, S.D., Brewer, B.R., Carvell, G.E., Sparto, P.J., Delitto, A., & Matsuoka, Y. (2010). Assessment of Fine Motor Control in Individuals with Parkinson's Disease Using Force Tracking with a Secondary Cognitive Task. JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGIC PHYSICAL THERAPY, 34(1), 32-40.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/NPT.0b013e3181d055a6.

Cenciarini, M., Loughlin, P.J., Sparto, P.J., & Redfern, M.S. (2009). Medial-lateral postural control in older adults exhibits increased stiffness and damping. Annu Int Conf IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc, 2009, 7006-7009.IEEE. doi: 10.1109/IEMBS.2009.5333838.

Whitney, S.L., Sparto, P.J., Alahmari, K., Redfern, M.S., & Furman, J.M. (2009). The use of virtual reality for people with balance and vestibular disorders: the Pittsburgh experience. Physical Therapy Reviews, 14(5), 299-306.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1179/108331909x12488667117294.

O'Connor, K.W., Loughlin, P.J., Redfern, M.S., & Sparto, P.J. (2008). Postural adaptations to repeated optic flow stimulation in older adults. GAIT & POSTURE, 28(3), 385-391.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2008.01.010.

Sparto, P.J., Aizenstein, H.J., VanSwearingen, J.M., Rosano, C., Perera, S., Studenski, S.A., Furman, J.M., & Redfern, M.S. (2008). Delays in auditory-cued step initiation are related to increased volume of white matter hyperintensities in older adults. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 188(4), 633-640.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00221-008-1443-4.

Casselbrant, M.L., Mandel, E.M., Sparto, P.J., Redfern, M.S., & Furman, J.M. (2007). Contribution of vision to balance in children four to eight years of age. Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology, 116(9 I), 653-657. doi: 10.1177/000348940711600905.

Casselbrant, M.L., Mandel, E.M., Sparto, P.J., Redfern, M.S., & Furman, J.M. (2007). Contribution of vision to balance in children four to eight years of age. ANNALS OF OTOLOGY RHINOLOGY AND LARYNGOLOGY, 116(9), 653-657.SAGE Publications. doi: 10.1177/000348940711600905.

Whitney, S.L., Marchetti, G.F., Morris, L.O., & Sparto, P.J. (2007). The reliability and validity of the four square step test for people with balance deficits secondary to a vestibular disorder. ARCHIVES OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, 88(1), 99-104.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2006.10.027.

Krell, J.M., McCoy, M.S., Sparto, P.J., Fisher, G.L., Stoy, W.A., & Hostler, D.P. (2006). Comparison of the Ferno Scoop Stretcher with the long backboard for spinal immobilization. PREHOSPITAL EMERGENCY CARE, 10(1), 46-51.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/10903120500366375.

Meretta, B.M., Whitney, S.L., Marchetti, G.F., Sparto, P.J., & Muirhead, R.J. (2006). The five times sit to stand test: Responsiveness to change and concurrent validity in adults undergoing vestibular rehabilitation. JOURNAL OF VESTIBULAR RESEARCH-EQUILIBRIUM & ORIENTATION, 16(4-5), 233-243.

Musolino, M.C., Loughlin, P.J., Sparto, P.J., & Redfern, M.S. (2006). Spectrally similar periodic and non-periodic optic flows evoke different postural sway responses. GAIT & POSTURE, 23(2), 180-188.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2005.02.008.

Sparto, P.J., Furman, J.M., & Redfern, M.S. (2006). Head sway response to optic flow: effect of age is more important than the presence of unilateral vestibular hypofunction. J Vestib Res, 16(3), 137-145.

Sparto, P.J., Redfern, M.S., Jasko, J.G., Casselbrant, M.L., Mandel, E.M., & Furman, J.M. (2006). The influence of dynamic visual cues for postural control in children aged 7-12 years. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 168(4), 505-516.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00221-005-0109-8.

Whitney, S.L., Sparto, P.J., Hodges, L.F., Babu, S.V., Furman, J.M., & Redfern, M.S. (2006). Responses to a virtual reality grocery store in persons with and without vestibular dysfunction. CYBERPSYCHOLOGY & BEHAVIOR, 9(2), 152-156.Mary Ann Liebert Inc. doi: 10.1089/cpb.2006.9.152.

Furman, J.M., Sparto, P.J., Soso, M., & Marcus, D. (2005). Vestibular function in migraine-related dizziness: A pilot study. JOURNAL OF VESTIBULAR RESEARCH-EQUILIBRIUM & ORIENTATION, 15(5-6), 327-332.

Mahboobin, A., Loughlin, P.J., Redfern, M.S., & Sparto, P.J. (2005). Sensory re-weighting in human postural control during moving-scene perturbations. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 167(2), 260-267.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00221-005-0053-7.

Mahboobin, A., Loughlin, P.J., Redfern, M.S., & Sparto, P.J. (2005). Sensory re-weighting in human postural control during moving-scene perturbations. Exp Brain Res, 167(2), 260-267. doi: 10.1007/s00221-005-0053-7.

Whitney, S.L., Jacob, R.G., Sparto, P.J., Olshansky, E.F., Detweiler-Shostak, G., Brown, E.L., & Furman, J.M. (2005). Acrophobia and pathological height vertigo: Indications for vestibular physical therapy?. PHYSICAL THERAPY, 85(5), 443-458.Oxford University Press (OUP). doi: 10.1093/ptj/85.5.443.

Childs, J.D., Sparto, P.J., Fitzgerald, G.K., Bizzini, M., & Irrgang, J.J. (2004). Alterations in lower extremity movement and muscle activation patterns in individuals with knee osteoarthritis. CLINICAL BIOMECHANICS, 19(1), 44-49.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2003.08.007.

Sparto, P.J., Furman, J.M., Whitney, S.L., Hodges, L.F., & Redfern, M.S. (2004). Vestibular rehabilitation using a wide field of view virtual environment. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc, 2004, 4836-4839.IEEE. doi: 10.1109/IEMBS.2004.1404338.

Sparto, P.J., Jasko, J.G., & Loughlin, P.J. (2004). Detecting postural responses to sinusoidal sensory inputs: A statistical approach. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON NEURAL SYSTEMS AND REHABILITATION ENGINEERING, 12(3), 360-366.Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/TNSRE.2004.834203.

Sparto, P.J., Whitney, S.L., Hodges, L.F., Furman, J.M., & Redfern, M.S. (2004). Simulator sickness when performing gaze shifts within a wide field of view optic flow environment: preliminary evidence for using virtual reality in vestibular rehabilitation. J Neuroeng Rehabil, 1(1), 14.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1186/1743-0003-1-14.

Latt, L.D., Sparto, P.J., Furman, J.M., & Redfern, M.S. (2003). The steady-state postural response to continuous sinusoidal galvanic vestibular stimulation. GAIT & POSTURE, 18(2), 64-72.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S0966-6362(02)00195-9.

Whitney, S.L., Sparto, P.J., Brown, K.E., Furman, J.M., Jacobson, J.L., & Redfern, M.S. (2002). The Potential Use of Virtual Reality in Vestibular Rehabilitation. Neurology Report, 26(2), 72-78.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/01253086-200226020-00004.

Jacobson, J., Whitney, S.L., Sparto, P.J., Redfern, M.S., Furman, J.M., Wilson, J.B., & Hodges, L.F. (2001). Balance NAVE; A virtual reality facility for research and rehabilitation of balance disorders. ACM Symposium on Virtual Reality Software and Technology, Proceedings, VRST, 103-109.

Sparto, P.J., & Parnianpour, M. (2001). Generalizability of trunk muscle EMG and spinal forces. IEEE ENGINEERING IN MEDICINE AND BIOLOGY MAGAZINE, 20(6), 72-81.Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/51.982278.

SPARTO, P.J., & REDFERN, M.S. (2001). QUANTIFICATION OF DIRECTION AND MAGNITUDE OF CYCLICAL POSTURAL SWAY USING ELLIPSES. Biomedical Engineering: Applications, Basis and Communications, 13(05), 213-217.National Taiwan University. doi: 10.4015/s1016237201000261.

Sparto, P.J., Parnianpour, M., Barria, E.A., & Jagadeesh, J.M. (2000). Wavelet and short-time Fourier transform analysis of electromyography for detection of back muscle fatigue. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON REHABILITATION ENGINEERING, 8(3), 433-436.Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/86.867887.

Wrisley, D.M., Sparto, P.J., Whitney, S.L., & Furman, J.M. (2000). Cervicogenic dizziness: A review of diagnosis and treatment. JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC & SPORTS PHYSICAL THERAPY, 30(12), 755-766.Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy (JOSPT). doi: 10.2519/jospt.2000.30.12.755.

Khalaf, K.A., Parnianpour, M., Sparto, P.J., & Barin, K. (1999). Determination of the effect of lift characteristics on dynamic performance profiles during manual materials handling tasks. ERGONOMICS, 42(1), 126-145.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/001401399185847.

Khalaf, K.A., Parnianpour, M., Sparto, P.J., & Barin, K. (1999). Feature extraction and quantification of the variability of dynamic performance profiles due to the different sagittal lift characteristics. IEEE Trans Rehabil Eng, 7(3), 278-288.Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/86.788465.

Sparto, P.J., & Parnianpour, M. (1999). An electromyography-assisted model to estimate trunk muscle forces during fatiguing repetitive trunk exertions. JOURNAL OF SPINAL DISORDERS, 12(6), 509-518.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/00002517-199912000-00011.

Sparto, P.J., Parnianpour, M., Barria, E.A., & Jagadeesh, J.M. (1999). Wavelet and time-frequency analyses of electromyography for quantification of back muscle fatigue. Biomedical Engineering - Applications, Basis and Communications, 11(5), 221-231.

Sparto, P.J., Parnianpour, M., Barria, E.A., & Jagadeesh, J.M. (1999). Wavelet analysis of electromyography for back muscle fatigue detection during isokinetic constant-torque exertions. SPINE, 24(17), 1791-1798.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/00007632-199909010-00008.

Bridger, R.S., Sparto, P., & Marras, W.S. (1998). Spade design, lumbar motions, risk of low-back injury and digging posture. Occupational Ergonomics, 1(3), 157-172.

Parnianpour, M., Nordin, M., Frankel, V.H., & Sparto, P.J. (1998). The relationships between trunk strength, endurance, physical activity level, and pain following maximum isometric and dynamic fatiguing exertions. Biomedical Engineering - Applications, Basis and Communications, 10(1), 18-22.

Sparto, P.J., & Parnianpour, M. (1998). Estimation of trunk muscle forces and spinal loads during fatiguing repetitive trunk exertions. SPINE, 23(23), 2563-2573.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/00007632-199812010-00011.

Sparto, P.J., Parnianpour, M., Marras, W.S., Granata, K.P., Reinsel, T.E., & Simon, S. (1998). Effect of electromyogram-force relationships and method of gain estimation on the predictions of an electromyogram-driven model of spinal loading. SPINE, 23(4), 423-429.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/00007632-199802150-00003.

Sparto, P.J., Parnianpour, M., Reinsel, T.E., & Simon, S. (1998). The effect of lifting belt use on multijoint motion and load bearing during repetitive and asymmetric lifting. JOURNAL OF SPINAL DISORDERS, 11(1), 57-64.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/00002517-199802000-00009.

Barin, K., Jefferson, G.D., Sparto, P.J., & Parnianpour, M. (1997). Effect of aging on human postural control during cognitive tasks. Biomed Sci Instrum, 33, 388-393.

Khalaf, K.A., Parnianpour, M., Sparto, P.J., & Simon, S.R. (1997). Modeling of functional trunk muscle performance: Interfacing ergonomics and spine rehabilitation in response to the ADA. JOURNAL OF REHABILITATION RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT, 34(4), 459-469.

Khalaf, K.A., Parnianpour, M., Sparto, P.J., Barin, K., & Simon, S.R. (1997). The determination of the effect of lift characteristics on dynamic performance profiles during Manual Material Handling (MMH) tasks. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED, 36, 247-248.

Parnianpour, M., Sparto, P.J., & Chen, M.C. (1997). Validation of electrolytic-liquid tilt sensors for human motion measurement. Biomed Sci Instrum, 33, 465-470.

Sparto, P.J., Jagadeesh, J.M., & Parnianpour, M. (1997). Wavelet analysis of electromyography for back muscle fatigue detection during dynamic constant-torque exertions. Biomed Sci Instrum, 33, 82-87.

Sparto, P.J., Parnianpour, M., Marras, W.S., Granata, K.P., Reinsel, T.E., & Simon, S. (1997). Neuromuscular trunk performance and spinal loading during a fatiguing isometric trunk extension with varying torque requirements. JOURNAL OF SPINAL DISORDERS, 10(2), 145-156.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/00002517-199704000-00007.

Sparto, P.J., Parnianpour, M., Reinsel, T.E., & Simon, S. (1997). The effect of fatigue on multijoint kinematics, coordination, and postural stability during a repetitive lifting test. JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC & SPORTS PHYSICAL THERAPY, 25(1), 3-12.Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy (JOSPT). doi: 10.2519/jospt.1997.25.1.3.

Sparto, P.J., Parnianpour, M., Reinsel, T.E., & Simon, S. (1997). Spectral and temporal responses of trunk extensor electromyography to an isometric endurance test. SPINE, 22(4), 418-425.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/00007632-199702150-00013.

Sparto, P.J., Parnianpour, M., Reinsel, T.E., & Simon, S. (1997). The effect of fatigue on multijoint kinematics and load sharing during a repetitive lifting test. SPINE, 22(22), 2647-2654.Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health). doi: 10.1097/00007632-199711150-00013.

Sparto, P.J., Parnianpour, M., Khalaf, K.A., & Simon, S.R. (1995). The reliability and validity of a lift simulator and its functional equivalence with free weight lifting tasks. IEEE Transactions on Rehabilitation Engineering, 3(2), 155-164.Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/86.392372.

Huang, K., Sparto, P.J., Kiesler, S., Smailagic, A., Mankoff, J., & Siewiorek, D. (2014). A technology probe of wearable in-home computer-assisted physical therapy. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, (pp. 2541-2550).ACM. doi: 10.1145/2556288.2557416.

Huang, K., Sparto, P., Kiesler, S., Siewiorek, D., & Smailagic, A. (2012). iPod for Home Balance Rehabilitation Exercise Monitoring. In 2012 16th International Symposium on Wearable Computers, (pp. 116-117).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/iswc.2012.30.

Bayer, R., Nebes, R.D., & Sparto, P.J. (2010). Relationship Between Functional Balance Measures And Neuropsychological Performance In Community Ambulating Older Adults. In JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN GERIATRICS SOCIETY, 58, (pp. 242-243).

Schmidt, B., Beluk, N., Sparto, P., & Huppert, T. (2010). Near-Infrared Functional Brain Imaging of Prefrontal and Motor Regions During a Step-Reaction Stroop Test. In Biomedical Optics and 3-D Imaging.OSA. doi: 10.1364/biomed.2010.jma91.

Schmidt, B., Beluk, N., Sparto, P., & Huppert, T. (2010). Near-infrared functional brain imaging of prefrontal and motor regions during a step-reaction stroop test. In Optics InfoBase Conference Papers.

Cenciarini, M., Loughlin, P.J., Sparto, P.J., & Redfern, M.S. (2009). Medial-lateral postural control in older adults exhibits increased stiffness and damping. In Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Conference, (pp. 7006-7009).

Pradhan, S.D., Brewer, B.R., Carvell, G.E., Sparto, P.J., Delitto, A., & Matsuoka, Y. (2009). Relation between ability to track force during dual tasking and function in individuals with Parkinson's disease. In 2009 IEEE International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics, (pp. 885-892).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/icorr.2009.5209529.

Sparto, P.J., Furman, J.A., & Redfern, M.S. (2006). Head sway response to optic flow: Effect of age is more important than the presence of unilateral vestibular hypofunction. In JOURNAL OF VESTIBULAR RESEARCH-EQUILIBRIUM & ORIENTATION, 16(3), (pp. 137-145).

Krell, J.M., McCoy, M.S., Sparto, P.J., Fisher, G.L., Stoy, W.A., & Hostler, O.P. (2003). Comparison of the Ferno Scoop stretcher to the long backboard for spinal immobilization. In ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 42(4), (p. S49).

Irrgang, J.J., Childs, J.D., Sparto, P.J., Fitzgerald, K., & Bizzini, M. (2002). Alterations in lower extremity movement and muscle activation patterns in individuals with knee osteoarthritis. In ARTHRITIS AND RHEUMATISM, 46(9), (p. S143).

Robinson, C.J., Faulkner, L.W., Sparto, P.J., & Purucker, M.C. (1998). Innovative methods to study postural stability and fall initiation. In Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology - Proceedings, 5, (pp. 2264-2269).

Sparto, P.J., Robinson, C.J., & Faulkner, L.W. (1998). Determinants of psychophysical detection thresholds for young adults on a horizontally translated platform. In Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology - Proceedings, 5, (pp. 2390-2392).

Barin, K., Parnianpour, M., & Sparto, P.J. (1996). Effect of altering visual conditions on human postural sway during dynamic posturography. In American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Petroleum Division (Publication) PD, 77(5), (pp. 83-87).

Parnianpour, M., Shirazi-Adl, A., Wang, J.L., Wilke, H.J., & Sparto, P. (1996). Novel approach to quantify strength and spinal loading using optimization models. In American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Petroleum Division (Publication) PD, 77(5), (pp. 63-67).

Parnianpour, M., Sparto, P., Marras, W., Granata, K., Reinsel, T., & Simon, S. (1996). Effect of method of gain estimation on the predictions of an EMG-assisted model of spinal loading. In American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Petroleum Division (Publication) PD, 77(5), (pp. 77-81).

Sparto, P.J., Parnianpour, M., Reinsel, T.E., & Simon, S.R. (1996). Adaptations to fatigue during a repetitive lifting test. In Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference - Proceedings, (pp. 195-196).

Barin, K., Parnianpour, M., & Sparto, P.J. (1994). Effect of an attention-demanding task on human postural stability. In American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Petroleum Division (Publication) PD, 64(4), (pp. 163-168).

Sparto, P., Khalaf, K., & Parnianpour, M. (1993). Effect of load, speed, and mode of lift on the joint energetics during unconstrained lifting and lowering activities. In American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED, 26, (pp. 467-470).