Research Studies


An updated list of current and completed studies can be found on Dr. Stevens-Lapsley's faculty profile under "Research, Publications, Projects".

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Studies in Progress

Total Costs 
Advancing Rehabilitation Paradigms for Older Adults in Skilled Nursing Facilities 


Improving physical rehabilitation for rural Veterans with complex care needs. VA Office of Rural Health, Veterans Rural Health Resource Center 

Completed Studies (Past Five Years)

Capin JJ, Wilson MP, Hare K, Vempati S, Little CE, McGregor D, Castillo-Mancilla J, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Jolley SE, Erlandson KM. Prospective telehealth analysis of functional performance, frailty, quality of life, and mental health after COVID-19 hospitalization. BMC Geriatr. 2022 Mar 26;22(1):251. doi: 10.1186/s12877-022-02854-6. PMID: 35337276; PMCID: PMC8956362.

Huebschmann AG, Glasgow RE, Leavitt IM, Chapman K, Rice JD, Lockhart S, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Reusch JEB, Dunn AL, Regensteiner JG. Integrating a physical activity coaching intervention into diabetes care: a mixed-methods evaluation of a pilot pragmatic trial. Transl Behav Med. 2022 May 25;12(4):601-610. doi: 10.1093/tbm/ibac014. PMID: 35312788; PMCID: PMC9150080.

Gustavson AM, LeDoux CV, Himawan M, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Nearing KA. Implementation of a rehabilitation model in a Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE): Preliminary data. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2022 Mar;70(3):880-890. doi: 10.1111/jgs.17674. Epub 2022 Feb 4. PMID: 35119693.

Graber J, Juarez-Colunga E, Thigpen C, Waugh D, Bade M, Stevens-Lapsley J, Kittelson A. Development of reference charts for monitoring quadriceps strength with handheld dynamometry after total knee arthroplasty. Disabil Rehabil. 2022 Dec;44(24):7535-7542. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2021.1995054. Epub 2021 Nov 9. PMID: 34751608; PMCID: PMC9306324.

LeDoux CV, Lindrooth RC, Stevens-Lapsley JE. The Impact of Total Joint Arthroplasty on Long-Term Physical Activity: A Secondary Analysis of the Health and Retirement Study. Phys Ther. 2022 Jan 1;102(1):pzab231. doi: 10.1093/ptj/pzab231. PMID: 34636910.

Falvey J, Bade MJ, Forster JE, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Poor Recovery of Activities-of-Daily-Living Function Is Associated With Higher Rates of Postsurgical Hospitalization After Total Joint Arthroplasty. Phys Ther. 2021 Nov 1;101(11):pzab189. doi: 10.1093/ptj/pzab189. PMID: 34339513; PMCID: PMC8565313.

Christensen JC, Quammen DL, Rigby JH, Christiansen CL, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Trunk movement compensation identified by inertial measurement units is associated with deficits in physical performance, muscle strength and functional capacity in people with hip osteoarthritis. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2021 Aug;88:105436. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2021.105436. Epub 2021 Jul 21. PMID: 34364100; PMCID: PMC8691225.

Graber J, Lockhart S, Matlock DD, Stevens-Lapsley J, Kittelson AJ. "This is not negotiable. You need to do this…": A directed content analysis of decision making in rehabilitation after knee arthroplasty. J Eval Clin Pract. 2022 Feb;28(1):99-107. doi: 10.1111/jep.13591. Epub 2021 Jun 14. PMID: 34121294; PMCID: PMC8669003.

Gustavson AM, LeDoux CV, Stutzbach JA, Miller MJ, Seidler KJ, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Mixed-Methods Approach to Understanding Determinants of Practice Change in Skilled Nursing Facility Rehabilitation: Adapting to and Sustaining Value With Postacute Reform. J Geriatr Phys Ther. 2021 Apr-Jun 01;44(2):108-118. doi: 10.1519/JPT.0000000000000288. PMID: 33534337; PMCID: PMC8869848.

Stutzbach JA, Gustavson AM, Derlein DL, Forster JE, Boxer RS, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Older adults in skilled nursing facilities demonstrate low physical activity during and after discharge. Disabil Rehabil. 2022 Jul;44(15):3909-3914. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2021.1892838. Epub 2021 Apr 9. PMID: 33836134.

Gustavson AM, Falvey JR, LeDoux CV, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Stakeholder and Data-Driven Fall Screen in a Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly: Quality Improvement Initiative. J Geriatr Phys Ther. 2022 Jul-Sep 01;45(3):154-159. doi: 10.1519/JPT.0000000000000307. Epub 2021 Mar 23. PMID: 33782362; PMCID: PMC8544608.

Kittelson AJ, Loyd BJ, Graber J, Himawan MA, Waugh D, Davenport J, Hoogeboom TJ, Stevens-Lapsley J. Examination of exclusion criteria in total knee arthroplasty rehabilitation trials: influence on the application of evidence in day-to-day practice. J Eval Clin Pract. 2021 Dec;27(6):1335-1342. doi: 10.1111/jep.13564. Epub 2021 Mar 24. PMID: 33763961; PMCID: PMC8627122.

Gustavson AM, Forster JE, LeDoux CV, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Multiparticipant Rehabilitation in Skilled Nursing Facilities: An Observational Comparison Study. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2020 Dec;21(12):1920-1925. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2020.05.002. Epub 2020 Jul 6. PMID: 32646824.

Kittelson A, Carmichael J, Stevens-Lapsley J, Bade M. Psychometric properties of the 4-meter walk test after total knee arthroplasty. Disabil Rehabil. 2022 Jun;44(13):3204-3210. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2020.1852446. Epub 2020 Dec 5. PMID: 33280460; PMCID: PMC8178417.

Hoogeboom TJ, Kousemaker MC, van Meeteren NL, Howe T, Bo K, Tugwell P, Ferreira M, de Bie RA, van den Ende CH, Stevens-Lapsley JE. i-CONTENT tool for assessing therapeutic quality of exercise programs employed in randomised clinical trials. Br J Sports Med. 2021 Oct;55(20):1153-1160. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2019-101630. Epub 2020 Nov 3. PMID: 33144350; PMCID: PMC8479742.

Christensen JC, Capin JJ, Hinrichs LA, Aljehani M, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Zeni JA. Gait mechanics are influenced by quadriceps strength, age, and sex after total knee arthroplasty. J Orthop Res. 2021 Jul;39(7):1523-1532. doi: 10.1002/jor.24878. Epub 2020 Nov 2. PMID: 33034899; PMCID: PMC8635453.

Christiansen CL, Miller MJ, Kline PW, Fields TT, Sullivan WJ, Blatchford PJ, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Biobehavioral Intervention Targeting Physical Activity Behavior Change for Older Veterans after Nontraumatic Amputation: A Randomized Controlled Trial. PM R. 2020 Oct;12(10):957-966. doi: 10.1002/pmrj.12374. Epub 2020 May 6. PMID: 32248638; PMCID: PMC8229675.

Gustavson AM, Malone DJ, Boxer RS, Forster JE, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Application of High-Intensity Functional Resistance Training in a Skilled Nursing Facility: An Implementation Study. Phys Ther. 2020 Sep 28;100(10):1746-1758. doi: 10.1093/ptj/pzaa126. PMID: 32750132; PMCID: PMC7530575.

Stutzbach J, Jones J, Taber A, Recicar J, Burke RE, Stevens-Lapsley J. Systems Approach Is Needed for In-Hospital Mobility: A Qualitative Metasynthesis of Patient and Clinician Perspectives. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2021 May;102(5):984-998. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2020.09.370. Epub 2020 Sep 20. PMID: 32966808; PMCID: PMC8653512.

Jones CD, Nearing KA, Burke RE, Lum HD, Boxer RS, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Ozkaynak M, Levy CR. "What Would It Take to Transform Post-Acute Care?" 2019 Conference Proceedings on Re-envisioning Post-Acute Care. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2020 Aug;21(8):1012-1014. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2020.02.004. Epub 2020 Mar 17. PMID: 32192872; PMCID: PMC7396295.

Kittelson AJ, Elings J, Colborn K, Hoogeboom TJ, Christensen JC, van Meeteren NLU, van Buuren S, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Reference chart for knee flexion following total knee arthroplasty: a novel tool for monitoring postoperative recovery. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2020 Jul 22;21(1):482. doi: 10.1186/s12891-020-03493-x. PMID: 32698900; PMCID: PMC7376933.

Falvey JR, Murphy TE, Gill TM, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Ferrante LE. Home Health Rehabilitation Utilization Among Medicare Beneficiaries Following Critical Illness. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2020 Jul;68(7):1512-1519. doi: 10.1111/jgs.16412. Epub 2020 Mar 18. PMID: 32187664; PMCID: PMC7712590.

Bade MJ, Christensen JC, Zeni JA Jr, Christiansen CL, Dayton MR, Forster JE, Cheuy VA, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Movement pattern biofeedback training after total knee arthroplasty: Randomized clinical trial protocol. Contemp Clin Trials. 2020 Apr;91:105973. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2020.105973. Epub 2020 Mar 12. PMID: 32171937; PMCID: PMC7263966.

Kittelson AJ, Christensen JC, Loyd BJ, Burrows KL, Iannitto J, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Reliability, responsiveness, and validity of handheld dynamometry for assessing quadriceps strength in total knee arthroplasty. Disabil Rehabil. 2021 Oct;43(21):3070-3077. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2020.1730454. Epub 2020 Mar 6. PMID: 32142620; PMCID: PMC7483560.

Flint KM, Stevens-Lapsley J, Forman DE. Cardiac Rehabilitation in Frail Older Adults With Cardiovascular Disease: A NEW DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT PARADIGM. J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev. 2020 Mar;40(2):72-78. doi: 10.1097/HCR.0000000000000492. PMID: 31939755.

Falvey JR, Bade MJ, Hogan C, Forster JE, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Preoperative Activities of Daily Living Dependency is Associated With Higher 30-Day Readmission Risk for Older Adults After Total Joint Arthroplasty. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2020 Feb;478(2):231-237. doi: 10.1097/CORR.0000000000001040. PMID: 31688209; PMCID: PMC7438147.

LeDoux CV, Lindrooth RC, Seidler KJ, Falvey JR, Stevens-Lapsley JE. The Impact of Home Health Physical Therapy on Medicare Beneficiaries With a Primary Diagnosis of Dementia. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2020 Apr;68(4):867-871. doi: 10.1111/jgs.16307. Epub 2020 Jan 13. PMID: 31930736; PMCID: PMC9261466.

Jones CD, Falvey J, Hess E, Levy CR, Nuccio E, Barón AE, Masoudi FA, Stevens-Lapsley J. Predicting Hospital Readmissions from Home Healthcare in Medicare Beneficiaries. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Dec;67(12):2505-2510. doi: 10.1111/jgs.16153. Epub 2019 Aug 29. PMID: 31463941; PMCID: PMC7323864.

Judd DL, Cheuy VA, Forster JE, Christiansen CL, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Incorporating Specific Functional Strength Integration Techniques to Improve Functional Performance for Veterans After Total Hip Arthroplasty: Protocol for a Randomized Clinical Trial. Phys Ther. 2019 Nov 25;99(11):1453-1460. doi: 10.1093/ptj/pzz109. PMID: 31392991; PMCID: PMC8284176.

Miller MJ, Cook PF, Kline PW, Anderson CB, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Christiansen CL. Physical Function and Pre-Amputation Characteristics Explain Daily Step Count after Dysvascular Amputation. PM R. 2019 Oct;11(10):1050-1058. doi: 10.1002/pmrj.12121. Epub 2019 Apr 17. PMID: 30729727; PMCID: PMC8259321.

Christensen JC, Kittelson AJ, Loyd BJ, Himawan MA, Thigpen CA, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Characteristics of young and lower functioning patients following total knee arthroplasty: a retrospective study. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2019 Oct 27;20(1):483. doi: 10.1186/s12891-019-2817-4. PMID: 31656185; PMCID: PMC6815380.

Loyd BJ, Stackhouse SK, Hogan C, Dayton MR, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Kittelson AJ. Peripheral Nociception Is Associated with Voluntary Activation Deficits and Quadriceps Weakness Following Total Knee Arthroplasty. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2019 Sep 4;101(17):1539-1545. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.18.01457. PMID: 31483396; PMCID: PMC7406143.

Judd DL, Wolfe P, LeDoux CV, Hogan C, Dayton MR, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Trajectories of functional performance and muscle strength recovery differ after total knee and total hip replacement: a performance-based, longitudinal study. Int J Rehabil Res. 2019 Sep;42(3):211-216. doi: 10.1097/MRR.0000000000000344. PMID: 31219844; PMCID: PMC6687517.

Falvey JR, Mangione KK, Nordon-Craft A, Cumbler E, Burrows KL, Forster JE, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Progressive Multicomponent Intervention for Older Adults in Home Health Settings Following Acute Hospitalization: Randomized Clinical Trial Protocol. Phys Ther. 2019 Sep 1;99(9):1141-1149. doi: 10.1093/ptj/pzz069. PMID: 31004493; PMCID: PMC6736217.

Cheuy VA, Loyd BJ, Hafner W, Kittelson AJ, Waugh D, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Influence of Diabetes Mellitus on the Recovery Trajectories of Function, Strength, and Self-Report Measures After Total Knee Arthroplasty. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2019 Aug;71(8):1059-1067. doi: 10.1002/acr.23741. Epub 2019 Jul 8. PMID: 30156757.

Myers CA, Laz PJ, Shelburne KB, Judd DL, Winters JD, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Davidson BS. Simulated hip abductor strengthening reduces peak joint contact forces in patients with total hip arthroplasty. J Biomech. 2019 Aug 27;93:18-27. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2019.06.003. Epub 2019 Jun 6. PMID: 31221457; PMCID: PMC6698423.

Gustavson AM, Falvey JR, Forster JE, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Predictors of Functional Change in a Skilled Nursing Facility Population. J Geriatr Phys Ther. 2019 Jul/Sep;42(3):189-195. doi: 10.1519/JPT.0000000000000137. PMID: 28650398; PMCID: PMC5740023.

Falvey JR, Burke RE, Ridgeway KJ, Malone DJ, Forster JE, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Involvement of Acute Care Physical Therapists in Care Transitions for Older Adults Following Acute Hospitalization: A Cross-sectional National Survey. J Geriatr Phys Ther. 2019 Jul/Sep;42(3):E73-E80. doi: 10.1519/JPT.0000000000000187. PMID: 29533283; PMCID: PMC6135710.

Gustavson AM, Drake C, Lakin A, Daddato AE, Falvey JR, Capell W, Lum HD, Jones CD, Unroe KT, Towsley GL, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Levy CR, Boxer RS; PACRATS Investigators. Conducting Clinical Research in Post-acute and Long-term Nursing Home Care Settings: Regulatory Challenges. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2019 Jul;20(7):798-803. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2019.04.022. PMID: 31248598; PMCID: PMC6703170.

Jennings JM, Loyd BJ, Miner TM, Yang CC, Stevens-Lapsley J, Dennis DA. A prospective randomized trial examining the use of a closed suction drain shows no influence on strength or function in primary total knee arthroplasty. Bone Joint J. 2019 Jul;101-B(7_Supple_C):84-90. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.101B7.BJJ-2018-1420.R1. PMID: 31256644.

Carmichael JP, Staton EW, Blatchford PJ, Stevens-Lapsley J. EPIDEMIOLOGY of NECK INJURIES ACCOMPANYING SPORT CONCUSSIONS in YOUTH OVER a 13-YEAR PERIOD IN a COMMUNITY-BASED HEALTHCARE SYSTEM. Int J Sports Phys Ther. 2019 Jun;14(3):334-344. doi: 10.26603/ijspt20190334. PMID: 31681492; PMCID: PMC6816290.

Loyd BJ, Burrows K, Forster JE, Stackhouse SK, Hogan C, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Reliability and precision of single frequency bioelectrical impedance assessment of lower extremity swelling following total knee arthroplasty. Physiother Theory Pract. 2021 Jan;37(1):197-203. doi: 10.1080/09593985.2019.1619886. Epub 2019 May 29. PMID: 31140887; PMCID: PMC6883147.

Falvey JR, Gustavson AM, Price L, Papazian L, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Dementia, Comorbidity, and Physical Function in the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly. J Geriatr Phys Ther. 2019 Apr/Jun;42(2):E1-E6. doi: 10.1519/JPT.0000000000000131. PMID: 28437317; PMCID: PMC5650947.

Loyd BJ, Stackhouse S, Dayton M, Hogan C, Bade M, Stevens-Lapsley J. The relationship between lower extremity swelling, quadriceps strength, and functional performance following total knee arthroplasty. Knee. 2019 Mar;26(2):382-391. doi: 10.1016/j.knee.2019.01.012. Epub 2019 Feb 14. PMID: 30772186; PMCID: PMC6486428.

Zeni JA Jr, Flowers P, Bade M, Cheuy V, Stevens-Lapsley J, Snyder-Mackler L. Stiff knee gait may increase risk of second total knee arthroplasty. J Orthop Res. 2019 Feb;37(2):397-402. doi: 10.1002/jor.24175. Epub 2018 Dec 17. PMID: 30387528; PMCID: PMC9003573.

Loyd BJ, Kittelson AJ, Forster J, Stackhouse S, Stevens-Lapsley J. Development of a reference chart to monitor postoperative swelling following total knee arthroplasty. Disabil Rehabil. 2020 Jun;42(12):1767-1774. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2018.1534005. Epub 2019 Jan 22. PMID: 30668214.

Christensen JC, Paxton RJ, Baym C, Forster JE, Dayton MR, Hogan CA, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Benefits of direct patient discharge to outpatient physical therapy after total knee arthroplasty. Disabil Rehabil. 2020 Mar;42(5):660-666. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2018.1505968. Epub 2019 Jan 7. PMID: 30616406; PMCID: PMC6612479.

Falvey JR, Burke RE, Levy CR, Gustavson AM, Price L, Forster JE, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Impaired Physical Performance Predicts Hospitalization Risk for Participants in the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly. Phys Ther. 2019 Jan 1;99(1):28-36. doi: 10.1093/ptj/pzy127. PMID: 30602041; PMCID: PMC6314329.

Kline PW, Melanson EL, Sullivan WJ, Blatchford PJ, Miller MJ, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Christiansen CL. Improving Physical Activity Through Adjunct Telerehabilitation Following Total Knee Arthroplasty: Randomized Controlled Trial Protocol. Phys Ther. 2019 Jan 1;99(1):37-45. doi: 10.1093/ptj/pzy119. PMID: 30329126; PMCID: PMC6314331.

Bamman MM, Cutter GR, Brienza DM, Chae J, Corcos DM, DeLuca S, Field-Fote E, Fouad MN, Lang CE, Lindblad A, Motl RW, Perna CG, Reisman D, Saag KM, Savitz SI, Schmitz KH, Stevens-Lapsley J, Whyte J, Winstein CJ, Michel ME. Medical rehabilitation: Guidelines to advance the field with high-impact clinical trials [published online ahead of print August 24, 2018]. arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2018 Dec;99(12):2637-2648. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2018.08.173. PMID: 30148997

Christiansen CL, Miller MJ, Murray AM, Stephenson RO, Stevens Lapsley JE, Hiatt WR, Shenkman ML. Behavior-change intervention targeting physical function, walking, and disability after dysvascular amputation: A randomized controlled pilot trial. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2018 Nov;99(11):2160-2167. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2018.04.011. PMID: 29746823

Falvey JR, Bade MJ, Forster JE, Burke RE, Jennings JM, Nuccio E, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Home-health-care physical therapy improves early functional recovery of Medicare beneficiaries after total knee arthroplasty. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2018 Oct 17;100(20):1728-1734. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.17.01667. **Academy of Orthopaedic Physical Therapy 2020 ROSE Award. PMID: 30334882

Falvey J, Jones C, Hess E, Nuccio E, Baron A, & Stevens-Lapsley, J. Risk prediction for unplanned readmissions from home health using machine learning. Innov Aging. 2018 Nov 16;2(Suppl 1):989. doi:10.1093/geroni/igy031.3658. PMID: 33274314

Christiansen CL, Miller MJ, Murray AM, Stephenson RO, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Hiatt WR, Schenkman ML.  Intervention targeting physical function, walking, and disability after dysvascular amputation: a randomized controlled pilot trial [published online ahead of print May 7, 2018]. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2018 Nov;99(11):2160-2167. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2018.04.011. PMID: 29746823

Miller MJ, Magnusson DM, Lev G, Fields TT, Cook PF, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Christiansen CL. Relationships among perceived functional capacity, self-efficacy, and disability after dysvascular amputation. PM R. 2018 Oct;10(10):1056-1061. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2018.03.014. PMID: 29580940

Gustavson AM, Boxer RS, Nordon-Craft A, Marcus RL, Daddato, AE, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Advancing innovation in skilled nursing facilities through research collaborations 2018 Aug. Physical Therapy Journal of Policy, Administration, and Leadership. 18(3); 5-16. PMID: 28110561

 Maffiuletti NA, Gondin J, Place N, Stevens-Lapsley J, Vivodtzev I, Minetto MA. Clinical use of neuromuscular electrical stimulation for neuromuscular rehabilitation: What are we overlooking? Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2018 Apr;99(4):806-812. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2017.10.028. PMID: 29233625

Cheuy VA, Foran JRH, Paton RJ, Bade MJ, Zeni JA, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Response to letter to the editor on “arthrofibrosis associated with total knee arthroplasty” [published online ahead of print November 14, 2017]. J Arthoplasty. 2018 Mar;33(3):968-969. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2017.11.009. PMID: 29195852

Myers CA, Laz PJ, Shelburne KB, Judd DL, Huff DN, Winters JD, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Rullkoetter PJ. The impact of hip implant alignment on muscle and joint loading during dynamic activities [published online ahead of print February 14, 2018]. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2018 Mar;53:93-100. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2018.02.010. PMID: 29482087

Bade M, Struessel T, Paxton R, Winters J, Baym C, Stevens-Lapsley J. Performance on a clinical quadriceps activation battery is related to a laboratory measure of activation and recovery after total knee arthroplasty [published online ahead of print August 31, 2017].  Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2018 Jan;99(1):99-106. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2017.07.013. PMID: 28864244

Paxton RJ, Forster JE, Miller MJ, Gerron KL, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Christiansen CL. A feasibility study for improved physical activity after total knee arthroplasty [published online ahead of print November 30, 2017]. J Aging Phys Act. 2018 Jan 1;26(1):7-13. doi: 10.1123/japa.2016-0268. PMID: 28338406

Loyd BJ, Jennings JM, Judd DL, Kim RH, Wolfe P, Dennis DA, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Influence of hip abductor strength on functional outcomes before and after total knee arthroplasty: Post hoc analysis of a randomized controlled trial. Phys Ther. 2017 Sep 1;97(9):896-903. doi: 10.1093/ptj/pzx066. PMID: 28969350

Loyd BJ, Jennings JM, Falvey JR, Kim RH, Dennis DA, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Magnitude of deformity correction may influence recovery of quadriceps strength after total knee arthroplasty [published online ahead of print April 27, 2017]. J Arthroplasty. 2017 Sep;32(9):2730-2737. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2017.04.030. PMID: 28559195

Bade MJ, Struessel T, Dayton M, Foran J, Kim RH, Miner T, Wolfe P, Kohrt WM, Dennis D, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Early high-intensity versus low-intensity rehabilitation after total knee arthroplasty: A randomized controlled trial [published online ahead of print August 13, 2017]. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2017 Sep;69(9):1360-1368. doi: 10.1002/acr.23139. PMID: 27813347

Cheuy VA, Foran JRH, Paxton RJ, Bade MJ, Zeni JA, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Arthrofibrosis associated with total knee arthroplasty [published online ahead of print February 14, 2017]. J Arthroplasty. 2017 Aug;32(8):2604-2611. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2017.02.005. PMID: 28285897

Gustavson AM, Jones J, Morrow KJ, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Preparing for the future of post-acute care: A metasynthesis of qualitative studies. Home health care management & practice. 2017 May 01; 29(2):70-80. doi: 10.1177/1084822316678195. 

Miller MJ, Stevens-Lapsley J, Fields TT, Coons D, Bray-Hall S, Sullivan W, Christiansen CL. Physical activity behavior change for older veterans after dysvascular amputation [published online ahead of print January 31, 2017]. Contemp Clin Trials. 2017 Apr;55:10-15. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2017.01.008. PMID: 28153768

Burke RE, Jones CD, Coleman EA, Falvey JR, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Ginde AA. Use of post-acute care after hospital discharge in urban and rural hospitals [published online ahead of print March 10. 2017]. Am J Accountable Care. 2017 Mar;5(1):16-22. PMID: 29152607

Bovet C, Stevens-Lapsley JE, Taylor MR. Functional performance and muscle strength after enzyme replacement therapy in a patient with pompe disease. JSM Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 2017 January 19. PMID: 19710926

Gustavson AM, Falvey JR, Jankowski CM, Stevens-Lapsley JE. Public health impact of frailty: role of physical therapists. J Frailty Aging. 2017;6(1):2-5. doi: 10.14283/jfa.2017.1. PMID: 28244550

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