Research & Scholarship
Exercise and Parkinson Disease & Functional Assessment in Adults
Steffen, T.M. & Nelson, R.E. (2012) "Measurement of Ambulatory Endurance in Adults" Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation 28(1), 1-12.
Steffen, T.M., & Kloss, A. (2010) "Toolbox of Outcome Measures for Individuals with Parkinson's Disease" Newsletter of the Degenerative Diseases Special Interest Group of the Neurologic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association.
Steffen, T.M., Seney, M. (2008) Test-Retest Reliability and Minimal Detectable Change on Balance and Ambulation Tests, SF-36, and UPDRS in People with Parkinsonism. Physical Therapy 88 (6) 1-14.
Steffen, T.M., Boeve, B., Mollinger-Riemann, L.M. & Petersen, C.M. (2007) "Long-term Locomotor Training for Gait and Balance in a Patient with Mixed Progressive Supranuclear Palsy/Corticobasal Degeneration" Physical Therapy 87 (8), 1078-1087.
February 2012: Physical Therapists Providing Evidence-Based Exercise Programs: Making It Work in Parkinson Disease. Chicago, IL.
June 2011: Measuring Ambulation and Mobility Outcomes in Adults. Annual conference and Exposition of the American Physical Therapy Association: National Harbor, MD.
December 2010, October/November 2010, & June 2010: Parkinsonism—Retraining the Brain through Exercise. Lima, OH, Milwaukee, WI, & Denver, CO.