Look for some familiar faces at CSM next week. UPS students and faculty will present posters and a platform presentation at the annual APTA conference.

Poster Presentations:

Megan Hoover, SPT; Holly Collins, SPT; Brett Neilson, SPT; Roger Allen, PhD, PT. Comparison of hand acupressure and plantar somatosensation on intensity and duration of calorically induced vertigo. (Neurology)

Roger Allen, PhD, PT; Chad McCann, DPT; Sanat Hazra, PhD. Relationship between delayed episodic pain flares and release of the stress-related hormone thyroxine in a patient with complex regional pain syndrome. (Orthopaedics)

Roger Allen, PhD, PT; Caryn Bittenbender, SPT; Sara Blankenship, SPT; Katy Smith, SPT; Karin Townson, SPT. Delayed onset changes in pain topography due to psychogenic stress in patients with fibromyalgia syndrome. (Orthopaedics)

Karina Hatch, SPT; Elizabeth Barnes, SPT; Nolan Kellow, SPT,; Sarah Westcott McCoy, PhD, PT. Test-retest reliability of the timed obstacle ambulation test in children with and without cerebral palsy. (Pediatrics)

Melissa Mercogliano, DPT, OCS; Amber Beardslee, SPT; Julie DuPont, SPT; Kendall Jeffries, SPT. Intrarater and interrater reliability of chest girth measurements for patients following radical and modified radical mastectomy. (Oncology)

Ann Wilson, PT, GCS, Cassandra Amouak, SPT, Stephanie Wong, SPT, Rachel Yoshizu, SPT. Effects of exercise on restless leg syndrome symptom severity in patients with end-stage renal disease: A pilot study. (Acute Care)

Platform Presentation:

Roger Allen, PhD, PT. Orchialgia due to genitofemoral nerve impingement treated with psoas major stretching: Case series. (Orthopaedics)