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Publications of Brian F. Degenhardt, DO

     
37. Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC. Multicenter osteopathic pneumonia study in the elderly: subgroup analysis on hospital length of stay, ventilator-dependent respiratory failure rate, and in-hospital mortality rate. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2016;116(9):574-587. PubMed  
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Zegarra-Parodi R, Pazdernik VK, Roustit M, Park PY, Degenhardt BF. Effects of
pressure applied during standardized spinal mobilizations on peripheral skin
blood flow: A randomised cross-over study. Man Ther. 2016 Feb;21:220-6. PubMed

 
35. Snider EJ, Pamperin K, Johnson JC, Shurtz NR, Degenhardt BF. Assessing palpation thresholds of osteopathic medical students using static models of the lumbar spine. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Jun;114(6):460-9. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.096. PubMed  
34. Snider KT, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF, Snider EJ, Burton DC. Association of low back pain, somatic dysfunction, and lumbar bone mineral density: reproducibility of findings. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 May;114(5):356-67. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2014.073. PubMed  
33. Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Fossum C, Andicochea CT [student], Stuart MK. Changes in cytokines, sensory tests, and self-reported pain levels after manual treatment of low back pain. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2014 Dec 2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed  
32. Zegarra-Parodi R, Park PY [student], Heath DM, Makin IR, Degenhardt BF, Roustit M. Assessment of skin blood flow following spinal manual therapy: A systematic review. Man Ther. 2014 Sep 10. pii: S1356-689X(14)00177-5. doi: 10.1016/j.math.2014.08.011. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PubMed  
31. Zegarra-Parodi R, Snider EJ, Park PY [student], Degenhardt BF. Laser Doppler Flowmetry in Manual Medicine Research. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Dec;114(12):908-917. Review. PubMed  
30. Ruhlen RL, Singh VK, Pazdernik VK, Towns LC, Snider EJ, Sargentini NJ, Degenhardt BF. Changes in rat spinal cord gene expression after inflammatory hyperalgesia of the joint and manual therapy. JAOA 114(10) J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Oct;114(10):768-76. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.151. PubMed  
29. Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Gross SR, Hagan C, Lund G, Curry WJ. Preliminary Findings on the Use of Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment: Outcomes During the Formation of the Practice-Based Research Network, DO-Touch.NET. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Mar;114(3):154-70. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.033. PubMed  
28. Snider KT, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF, Snider EJ. The persistence of lumbar somatic dysfunction and its association with bone mineral density. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Jan;114(1):8-20. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.003. PubMed  
27. Ruhlen RL, Snider EJ, Sargentini NJ, Worthington BD [Student], Singh VK, Pazdernik VM, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF. Influence of Manual Therapy on Functional Mobility After Joint Injury in a Rat Model. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2013 Oct;113(10):738-752. PubMed  
26. Degenhardt BF, Standley PR. 2013-2022 Strategic plan for research: a role for everyone in promoting research in the osteopathic medical profession. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2013;113(9):654-659. PubMed  
25. Simmonds MJ, Degenhardt B. Pain, mind, and movement: unraveling models, shifting paradigms, and the social dimension. Clin J Pain. 2012 Jul;28(6):465-6. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0b013e3182362459. PubMed  
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Snider KT, Snider EJ, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Kribs JW. Palpatory accuracy
of lumbar spinous processes using multiple bony landmarks. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2011 Jun;34(5):306-13. Epub 2011 May 14. PubMed

 
23. Degenhardt BF. Anterior superior iliac spine asymmetry assessment on a novel pelvic model: an investigation of accuracy and reliability. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2011 Jan;34(1):72; author reply 72-3. PubMed  
22. Snider KT, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF, Snider EJ. Low back pain, somatic dysfunction, and segmental bone mineral density T-score variation in the lumbar spine. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2011 Feb;111(2):89-96. PubMed  
21. Simmonds MJ, Smeets RJ, Degenhardt B. Pain, mind, and movement: towards a sophisticated understanding and a tailored clinical approach. Clin J Pain. 2010 Nov-Dec;26(9):737-8. PubMed  
20. Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Snider KT, Snider EJ. Maintenance and improvement of interobserver reliability of osteopathic palpatory tests over a 4-month period. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2010;110(10):579-586. PubMed  
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Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Morley TF, Blais FX, Hortos KA, Hensel K, Johnson JC, Pasta DJ, Stoll ST. Efficacy of osteopathic manipulation as an adjunctive treatment for hospitalized patients with pneumonia: a randomized controlled trial. Osteopath Med Prim Care. 2010 Mar 19;4:2. PubMed  
18.
Stoll ST, McCormick J, Degenhardt BF, Hahn MB, The National Osteopathic Research Center at the University of North Texas Health Science Center: inception, growth, and future. Academic Medicine 84(6), 737-743, June 2009. PubMed  
17.
Degenhardt BF. New horizons for research and education in osteopathic manipulative medicine. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2009 Feb;109(2):76-8. PubMed  
16.
Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Fossum C, Hensel K. Clinical and research protocol for osteopathic manipulative treatment of elderly patients with pneumonia. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2008 Sept;108(9):508-516 PubMed  
15.
Halma KD, Degenhardt BF, Snider KT, Johnson JC, Flaim MS [alumnus], Bradshaw D [alumnus]. Intraobserver reliability of cranial strain patterns as evaluated by osteopathic physicians: a pilot study. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2008 Sept;108(9):493-502 PubMed  
14.
Snider KT, Johnson JC, Snider EJ, Degenhardt BF. Increased incidence and severity of somatic dysfunction in subjects with chronic low back pain. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2008 Aug;108(8):372-8. PubMed  
13.
Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Burt SA. Immediate effects of osteopathic manipulative treatment in elderly patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2008 May;108(5):251-9. PubMed  
12.
Snider KT, Kribs JW, Snider EJ, Degenhardt BF, Bukowski A, Johnson JC. Reliability of Tuffier's line as an anatomic landmark. Spine. 2008 Mar 15;33(6):E161-5. PubMed  
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Degenhardt BF, Darmani NA, Johnson JC, Towns LC, Rhodes DC, Trinh C, McClanahan B, DiMarzo V. Role of osteopathic manipulative treatment in altering pain biomarkers: a pilot study. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2007 Sep;107(9):387-400 PubMed  
10.
Smith CK, Peterson DF, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC. Depression, anxiety, and perceived hassles among entering medical students. Psychol Health Med. 2007 Jan;12(1):31-9. PubMed  
9.
Degenhardt BF, Kuchera ML. Osteopathic evaluation and manipulative treatment in reducing the morbidity of otitis media: a pilot study. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2006 Jun;106(6):327-34. PubMed.  
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Degenhardt BF, Snider KT, Snider EJ, Johnson JC. Interobserver reliability of osteopathic palpatory diagnostic tests of the lumbar spine: improvements from consensus training. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2005 Oct;105(10):465-73. PubMed  
7.
Darmani NA, Izzo AA, Degenhardt B, Valenti M, Scaglione G, Capasso R, Sorrentini I, Di Marzo V. Involvement of the cannabimimetic compound, N-palmitoyl-ethanolamine, in inflammatory and neuropathic conditions: Review of the available pre-clinical data, and first human studies. Neuropharmacology. 2005 Jun;48(8):1154-63. PubMed  
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Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Stuart M, McGovern R, Matteson M. Effectiveness of a sham protocol and adverse effects in a clinical trial of osteopathic manipulative treatment in nursing home patients. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2004 Mar;104(3):107-13. PubMed

 
5.
Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Stuart MK, Werden S, McGovern RJ, Johnson JC. The effect of osteopathic manipulative treatment on immune response to the influenza vaccine in nursing home residents: a pilot study. Altern Ther Health Med. 2004 Jul-Aug;10(4):74-6. PubMed  
4.
Mills MV, Henley CE, Barnes LL, Carreiro JE, Degenhardt BF. The use of osteopathic manipulative treatment as adjuvant therapy in children with recurrent acute otitis media.
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2003 Sep;157(9):861-6 PubMed
 
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Peterson DF, Degenhardt BF, Smith CM. Correlation between prior exercise and present health and fitness status of entering medical students. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2003 Aug;103(8):361-6 PubMed  
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Lockwood MD, Degenhardt BF. Cycle-to-cycle variability attributed to the primary respiratory mechanism. J Am Osteopath Assoc 1998 Jan;98(1):35-6, 41-3 PubMed  
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Degenhardt BF, Kuchera ML. Update on osteopathic medical concepts and the lymphatic system. J Am Osteopath Assoc 1996 Feb;96(2):97-100 PubMed  
     
Poster Presentations/Published Abstracts Return to top  

2016

Degenhardt BStarks Z, Bhatia S, Franklin G. Effect of Postural Sway and Breathing on Postural Measurements using Surface Topography. Poster presented at the 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 5, 2016.

 

2016

Ebel DL, Bhatia S, Lewis SJ, Symons E, Webb S, Mckahan CC, Zemanuel TM, Degenhardt B. Effects of lumbar transverse process localization approaches on accuracy of osteopathic medical students. Poster presented at the 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 5, 2016.

 

2016

Giles D, Bouchier J, Pazdernik V, Degenhardt B. Quantitative Analysis of the SA201 Concerning Tissue Distinction. Poster presented at the 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 5, 2016.  

 

2016

Kekeisen TJ, Petesch ML, Webb SJ, Bhatia S, Degenhardt BF. ­Objective Investigation of Vertebral Palpation Diagnoses. Poster presented at the 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 5, 2016.

 

2016

Kundacina T, Bhatia S; Meyer A, Degenhardt B. Accuracy of Landmark Asymmetry Assessment between Male and Female Osteopathic Medical Students. Poster presented at the 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 5, 2016.

 

2016

Petesch ML, Kekeisen TJ, Webb SJ, Bhatia S, Degenhardt BF. Modeling Lumbar Vertebral Motion. Poster presented at the 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 5, 2016.

 

2016

Symons E, Pazdernik V, Ebel DL, Webb S, Zemanuel T, Kundacina T, Mckahan C, Degenhardt B. Assessing Diagnostic Accuracy of Lumbar Vertebra Rotational Preference in Osteopathic Medical Students using Force and Displacement Measurements. Poster presented at the 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 5, 2016.

 

2015

Ball KC [student], McDaniel DJ, [fellow], Bhatia S, [student], Webb SJ [student], Bellinger BS [student], Degenhardt BF. Objective Characteristics of Osteopathic Medical Students Performing Rotational. Poster presented at American Osteopathic Association 59th Annual Research Conference; October 17-21, 2015; Orlando, FL. Abstract published in: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2015;115(12):e96-98. Poster also presented at the 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 31, 2015.

 

2015

Breitzke BR [student], Naylor KA [student], Bhatia S [student], Pamperin KL, Degenhardt BF, Snider EJ. Is accuracy of diagnosis dependent on the positioning of the patient during an osteopathic evaluation? Poster presented at American Osteopathic Association 59th Annual Research Conference; October 17-21, 2015; Orlando, FL. Abstract published in: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2015;115(12):e56-57. Poster also presented at the 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 31, 2015.

 

2015

Bruning AJ [student]; Werman CR [student], Daering N [student], Piatt C [student], Bhatia S [student], Bellinger BS [student], Webb SJ [student], Degenhardt BF. Assessing the Influence of Examiner Characteristics on Palpatory Force in Osteopathic Medical Students. Poster presented at American Osteopathic Association 59th Annual Research Conference; October 17-21, 2015; Orlando, FL. Abstract published in: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2015;115(12):e101-102. Poster also presented at the 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 31, 2015.

 

2015

Eljdid GK [student], Daering NJ [student], Tilton EE [student], Bellinger CM [student], McDaniel DJ [student], Bellinger BS, Pazdernik VK, Snider EJ, Degenhardt BF. Assessing the Efficacy of Objective Feedback on Palpatory Skill Development in Osteopathic Medical Students. Poster presented at American Osteopathic Association 59th Annual Research Conference; October 17-21, 2015; Orlando, FL. Abstract published in: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2015;115(12):e84-86. Poster also presented at the 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 31, 2015.

 

2015

Peternell BP [resident]*, Snider E, Pazdernik V, Houser J, Webb S, Degenhardt B. A 3-dimensional infrared kinematic method for detection of inherent slow rhythmic cranial motion. Poster presented at: American Osteopathic Association 59th Annual Research Conference; October 17-21, 2015; Orlando, FL. Abstract published in: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2015;115(12):e26-27.

 

2015

Snider E, Pamperin K, Pazdernik V, Degenhardt BF. Influence of Landmark Localization on Palpation Accuracy of Bronze Lumbar Spine Models. Poster presented at American Osteopathic Association 59th Annual Research Conference; October 17-21, 2015; Orlando, FL. Abstract published in: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2015;115(12):e111. Poster also presented at the 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 31, 2015.

 

2015

Tilton EE, [student], Bellinger CM [student], Bellinger BS, BA; Pazdernik VK, MS; Degenhardt BF. Assessing the Effect of Examiner Fatigue on Palpation Accuracy. Poster presented at American Osteopathic Association 59th Annual Research Conference; October 17-21, 2015; Orlando, FL. Abstract published in: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2015;115(12):e109-110. Poster also presented at the 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 31, 2015.

 

2015

Werman CR [student], Bruning AJ [student], Benoit JB [student], Pazdernik VK, Bellinger BS, Webb EK [student], Degenhardt BF. Relating Accuracy of Asymmetrical Assessment of Osteopathic Medical Students in Directional Diagnosis on Standardized Pelvic Models and Humans. Poster presented at American Osteopathic Association 59th Annual Research Conference; October 17-21, 2015; Orlando, FL. Abstract published in: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2015;115(12):e116-117. Poster also presented at the 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 31, 2015.

 

2014

Degenhardt BF*, Johnson JC, Hammond T, Snider KT, Snider EJ, Pamperin K, Webb S, Graven-Nielsen T. Variation in Examination Techniques Alters Pressure Pain Thresholds. Presented at: 15th World Congress on Pain; Buenos Aires, Argentina; October 6-11, 2014.

 

2014

Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Hammond T,  Snider KT, Snider EJ, Pamperin K, Webb S, Graven-Nielsen T. Pressure Pain Thresholds are Altered Due to Variations in Technique when Examining Tender Points. Abstract published in J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014;114(8):e88. Poster presented at the 58th Annual AOA Research Conference; Seattle, WA; Oct 26, 2014; and at the 6th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 1, 2014.

 

2014

Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC , Webb SJ, Pamperin K, Snider EJ, Snider KT, HammondTUsing Auditory Feedback to Standardize Pressure for Assessing Tender Points. Poster presented at 6th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 1, 2014.

 

2014

Forker LM [student] , Degenhardt B, Snider E, Pamperin K, Pazdernik VK. Analysis of Examiner Findings from Past Advancing Skills in Osteopathy Courses . Poster presented at 6th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 1, 2014.

 

2014

Gorman NT [student], Degenhardt B, Webb S, Is the change in Leg Length Proportional to the Relative Rotation of the Innominate? Poster presented at 6th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 1, 2014.

 

2014

Heath DM*, Chen AI [student], Pazdernik V, Kirsch J, Chun LR, Snider EJ, Degenhardt BF. Relationship of Lumbar Spine Calibrated Model Performance and Traditional Osteopathic Practical Examination Performance in First-Year Osteopathic Medical Students. Poster presented at: 58th American Osteopathic Association Annual Research Conference; October 25-27, 2014; Seattle, WA

 

2014

Houser JJ, Degenhardt BF, Hodges C, Kirsch J, Pazdernik V, Yang Q, Webb SJ, Shurtz NR, McDonald M, Molzen E, Webb EK, Pamperin K. Relationship of pelvic landmark positional asymmetry tests to low back pain syndromes. Poster presented at: 58th American Osteopathic Association Annual Research Conference; October 25-27, 2014; Seattle, WA; and published at J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014;114(8):e94.

 

2014

Johns JA [student], Naylor KA [student], Hileman MJ [student], Hill MD [student], Warner CB [student], Breitzke BR [student], Pazdernik VK, Webb SJ, Webb EK, Snider EJ, Degenhardt BF. Assessing Palpatory Accuracy of Diagnosis of Osteopathic Medical Students Using Static Pelvic Models. Abstract published in J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014;114(8):e88. Poster presented at the 58th Annual AOA Research Conference; Seattle, WA; Oct 26, 2014; and at the 6th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 1, 2014.

 

2014

Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF. Somatic dysfunction findings, osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT), and response to OMT in patients with lumbago and cervicalgia. Abstract published in J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014;114(8):e86-87. Poster presented at the 58th Annual AOA Research Conference; Seattle, WA; Oct 26, 2014; and at the 6th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 1, 2014.

 

2014

Naylor KA [student], Johns JA [student], Hileman MJ [student], Hill MD [student], Warner CB [student], Breitzke BR [student], Pazdernik VK, Webb SJ, Webb EK,  Snider EJ, Degenhardt BF. Assessing the Relationship Between Hand Position and Palpatory Diagnosis Using Adjustable Static Pelvic Models. Abstract published at J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014;114(8):e87. Poster presented at the 58th Annual AOA Research Conference; Seattle, WA; Oct 26, 2014; and at the 6th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 1, 2014.

 

2014

Snider EJ, Pazdernik VK, Pamperin K, Degenhardt BF. Baseline group performance over time on manual skills assessed by lumbar spine calibrated models. Abstract published in J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014;114(8):e91. Poster presented at the 58th Annual AOA Research Conference; Seattle, WA; Oct 26, 2014; and at the 6th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 1, 2014.

 

2013

Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Hagan C.  Osteopathic manipulation reduces pain and improves quality of life (abstract).  Int. J Osteopath Med 16, e11-12. 2013.

 

2013

Hood B [student], Cook B [student], Kuehl M [student], Engemann S [student], Kvam V, Shurtz N, Pamperin K, Degenhardt BF. A Progressive Teaching Model to Evaluate Pelvic Landmark Localization by Medical Students. Poster presented at Annual National SOMA Research Symposium, 57th Annual Research Conference; Las Vegas, NV; September 30, 2013, and at 5th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 2, 2013.

 

2013

Houser JJ*, Degenhardt BF, Bird M, Valovich McLeod TC, Hodges C, Shurtz N, Kvam V, Kirsch J. Comparing EMG in Women with Chronic Low Back Pain to Healthy Controls During Selected Functional Activities. Presented at the 8th Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back & Pelvic Pain; October 27-31, 2013; Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

 

2013

Schuman GL, Treat ZJ, Degenhardt BF. Effect of Change in Camera Depth on DCMS Methodologies. Poster presented at 5th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 2, 2013.

 

2013

Snider KT, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF, Snider EJ. The Persistence of Lumbar Somatic Dysfunction and its Association with Bone Mineral Density. Poster presented at: AOA Research Conference; Las Vegas, NV; September 30, 2013. Abstract. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2013;113(8):e8-e9.

 

2013

Zegarra-Parodi R, Pazdernik VK, Park PYS [student], Shurtz NR, Webb S, Degenhardt BF. Peripheral Skin Blood Flow Changes Following Different Controlled Cervical Osteopathic Mobilizations: A Pilot Study. Poster presented at AOA Research Conference; Las Vegas, NV; September 30, 2013. Abstract J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2013;113(8):e5. Poster and oral presentation at 5th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; November 2, 2013.

 

2012

Degenhardt B*. Methodology to objectify landmark positional asymmetry testing of the pelvis. Presented at: 2012 American Osteopathic Association Research Conference; October 7-9, 2012; San Diego, CA.

 

2012

Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Snider KT, Snider EJ, Pamperin K, Yang Q, Graven-Nielsen T. Pain Pressure Thresholds of Predicted Tender Points by Algometry and Palpation. JAOA 2012 112(8) 546-547 (Abstract)

 

2012

Degenhardt BF, Snider EJ, Snider KTPamperin K, Yang Q, Johnson JC, Graven-Nielsen T. Comparing Pressure Pain Thresholds Determined by Algometry and Manual Palpation, Poster presented at: 14th World Congress on Pain; August 27-31, 2012; Milan, Italy; and at the 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

2012

Degenhardt BF, Snider KT, Johnson JC, Snider EJ, Pamperin K, Yang Q, Graven-Nielsen T. Reliability of Pressure Pain Thresholds in the Supraspinatous Muscle—Palpation and Algometry. JAOA 2012 112(8) 546-547 (Abstract) 

 

2012

Snider EJ, Pamperin KL, Johnson JC, Shurtz NR, Degenhardt BF. Assessing palpation thresholds using static lumbar spine models. Poster presented at: 2012 American Osteopathic Association Research Conference; October 7-9, 2012; San Diego, CA. Published in J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2012;112(8):534-535.

 

2011

Cook B [student], Hood B [student], Engemann S [student], Kuehl M [student], Wilson J, Dooley A, Degenhardt BF. The Use of Consensus Training and Calibrated Pelvic Models to Determine the Accuracy of Medical Students Palpating Pelvic Landmarks. Poster presented at 3rd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 22, 2011.

 

2011

Swaters L, Houser JJ, Degenhardt BF, Bird M. Comparison of Isometric Contractions of Transverse Abdominis EMG Activity. Poster presented at 3rd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 22, 2011.

 

2010

Davenport KL [student], Snider EJ, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Singh VK, Sargentini NJ; A Rat Model for Studies on Pain Relief from Ankle InjuryUndergraduate American Academy of Osteopathy (UAAO) Convocation; Pelvis and Sacrum: Where It All Comes Together; Colorado Springs, CO; March 17-21, 2010.

 

2010

Snider EJDavenport KL [student], Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Singh VK, Sargentini NJ; Manual Therapy of the Knee Improves Running in Rat Model for Acute Ankle Injury. Poster presented at: 13th World Congress on Pain; Montreal, Canada; August 29-September 2, 2010

 

2010

Snider KT, Snider EJ, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Kribs JW. Palpatory Accuracy of Lumbar Spinous Processes using Multiple Bony Landmarks. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

2010

Worthington B [student], Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Ruhlen R, Sargentini NJ, Snider EJ. Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment in a Rat Model for Ankle Joint Injury. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

2009

Davenport K [student], Snider EJ, Fossum C, Degenhardt, BF, Johnson JC. Singh VK, Sargentini NJ; Relief of nociceptive pain in the rat by manual therapy; Presented at the 1st Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Symposium; A.T. Still University of Health Sciences; Kirksville, MO; Sept. 26, 2009.

 

2009

Hsu J [student], Turner R [student], Johnson J, Pamperin K, Degenhardt BF; Development of a model to assess spinal segmental motion testing; Presented at the 1st Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Symposium; A.T. Still University of Health Sciences; Kirksville, MO; Sept. 26, 2009.

 

2009

Johnson J, Degenhardt BF, Smith CK, Wolf TM, Peterson DF. Factor Structure of the Medical Education Hassles Scale-R. Poster presented at: 37th North American Primary Care Research Group Annual Meeting; Montreal, Canada; November 14-18, 2009.

 

2008

Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Yang Q; Characteristics of hip bone somatic dysfunction in subjects with and without low back pain; Presented by Heard J; 52nd Annual American Osteopathic Association Research Conference; Las Vegas, NV; Oct. 26 - 28, 2008. 

 

2008

Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Yang Q; Comparing objective characteristics of lumbar and sacral somatic dysfunction between low back pain and control subjects; Presented by Fossum C; 52nd Annual American Osteopathic Association Research Conference; Las Vegas, NV; Oct. 26 - 28, 2008.

 

2008

Degenhardt BF, Johnson JCNoll DR, Blais FX, Morley TF, Hensel K, Hortos KA; Adjunctive manual treatment for older adults hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia; 48th Annual ICAAC (Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy)/IDSA (Infectious Diseases Society of America) 46th Annual Meeting;Washington, DC; Oct. 25 - 28, 2008.

 

2008

Degenhardt BF, Stuart MK, Yang Q, Johnson JC, Fossum C; Serum Proinflammatory Markers Unable to Differentiate Between Subjects With and Without Low Back Pain; 12th World Congress on Pain; Glasgow, Scotland, UK; Aug. 17 - 22, 2008.

 

2008

Fossum C, Sargentini NJ, Singh VK, Degenhardt BF; More consistent inflammation than capsaicin in Sprague-Dawley rats using carrageenan versus capsaicin; American Osteopathic Association 113th Annual Convention and Scientific Seminar; Las Vegas, NV; Oct. 26 - 30, 2008.

 

2008

Fossum C, Sargentini NJ, Singh VK, Towns LC, Degenhardt BF; Carrageenan produces more consistent inflammation than capsaicin in Sprague-Dawley rats; Pain, Mind, and Movement II, Official Satellite Symposium of the 12th World Congress on Pain; Dublin, Ireland, UK; Aug. 13 - 15, 2008.

 

2008

Fossum C, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC; Changes in self-reported pain and quantitative sensory tests in patients with low back pain following osteopathic manipulative treatment; Abstract presented at the International Association for the Study of Pain, 12th World Congress on Pain, Scotland; Aug. 2008.

 

2008

Fossum C, Snider E, Fryer GGillette N [alumnus], Degenhardt B; The introduction of a novel approach to the teaching and assessment of osteopathic manipulative medicine assessment skills; 7th International Conference for the Advancement of Osteopathic Research (ICAOR); Bradenton, FL; Sept. 5 - 7, 2008. Abstract published in: Int J Osteopath Med. 2008;11(4):165. 

 

2006

Degenhardt BF, Yang Q, Johnson JC; Examiners Prioritize Displacement Over Pressure and Force Measurements When Diagnosing Rotational Thoracic Vertebral Motion; Journal of the American Osteopathic Association 106(8):476, 2006; American Osteopathic Association Annual Convention & Scientific Seminar; Las Vegas, NV; October 15-19, 2006.

 

2006

Halma KD, Snider KT, Johnson JC, Flaim MS, Bradshaw D, Degenhardt BF; Determining the Intra-observer Reliability of the Evaluation of Cranial Strain Patterns; JAOA 106(8):471, 2006; American Osteopathic Association Annual Convention & Scientific Seminar; Las Vegas, NV; October 15-19, 2006.

 

2005

Degenhardt BF, Darmani N, Towns L, Rhodes D, Trinh C, Johnson JC. Investigating the Effect of OMT on Circulatory Biochemical Markers. Pain, Mind, and Movement – A satellite symposium of the 11th World Congress on Pain, Cairns, Australia; August 17-19, 2005.

 

2005

Degenhardt BF, Darmani NA, Towns L, Rhodes DCJ, McGovern RJ, Johnson JC.Pain Biomarkers Altered Following Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment. 11th World Congress on Pain, Sydney, Australia; August 21-26, 2005.

 

2005

Snider KT, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF, Snider EJ. Association of Low Back Pain and Severity of Somatic Dysfunction. 11th World Congress on Pain, Sydney, Australia; August 21-26, 2005.

 

2004

Degenhardt BF, Darmani N, Towns L, Rhodes D, Trinh C, Johnson JC. Investigating the Effect of OMT on Circulatory Biochemical Markers. Osteopathic Collaborative Clinical Trials Initiatives Conference; Colorado Springs, CO; March 15-16, 2004.

 

2004

Degenhardt BF, Darmani N, Towns L, Rhodes DCJ, Trinh C, Johnson JC. Investigating the Effect of OMT on Circulatory Biochemical Markers. Journal of the American Osteopathic Association 104(8):343, 2004. American Osteopathic Association Annual Convention & Scientific Seminar; San Francisco, CA; November 7- 11, 2004.

 

2004

Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Powell W. Objectifying the Reliability of Palpatory Tests Assessing Positional Asymmetry. Osteopathic Collaborative Clinical Trials Initiatives Conference; Colorado Springs, CO; March 15-16, 2004.

 

2004

Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Yang Q, Burt SA, Powell W. Objectifying the Reliability of Palpatory Tests Assessing Positional Asymmetry. JAOA 104(8):343, 2004. American Osteopathic Association Annual Convention & Scientific Seminar; San Francisco, CA; November 7- 11, 2004.

 

2004

Newton JP, Newton TM, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC. Evaluating the efficacy of a simple osteopathic treatment approach in dysmenorrhea. Abstract presented at the 109th Annual American Osteopathic Association Convention and Scientific Seminar; San Francisco, CA; November 7-11, 2004.

 

2004

Snider KT, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF, Snider EJ. Association of Low Back Pain and Severity of Somatic Dysfunction. Osteopathic Collaborative Clinical Trials Initiatives Conference; Colorado Springs, CO; March 15-16, 2004.

 

2003

 Snider KT, Degenhardt BF, Johnson J, Snider EJ; Somatic Dysfunction, Chronic Low Back Pain & Bone Mineral Density of the Lumbar Spine; Founder's Day, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO; September, 2003.

 

2002

Degenhardt BF, Kenney RG, McGovern RJ, Johnson JC. Impact of Osteopathic Manual Medicine in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis. JAOA 2002 (Abstract) 102(8):443.

 

2002

 Degenhardt BF, Snider KT, Johnson JC, Snider EJ. Interexaminer Reliability of Osteopathic Palpatory Evaluation of the Lumbar Spine. Journal of the American Osteopathic Association 2002 (Abstract) 102(8):442.

 

2002

Degenhardt BF, Snider KT, Johnson JC, Snider EJ. Retention of Interexaminer Reliability in Palpatory Evaluation of the Lumbar Spine. JAOA 2002 (Abstract) 102(8):439.

 

2002

Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Burt SA. Can a Sham Treatment Blind Subjects with Obstructive Lung Disease to Group Assignment? Journal of the American Osteopathic Association 2002 (Abstract) 102(8):439.

 

2002

Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Burt SA. The Immediate Effect of OMT on Pulmonary Function Parameters in Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Journal of the American Osteopathic Association 2002 (Abstract) 102(8):442.

 

2002

Snider KT, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Snider EJ. Low Back Pain, Somatic Dysfunction and Segmental BMD T-Score Variation in the Lumbar Spine. 10th World Congress on Pain; San Diego, CA; August 19, 2002.

 

2002

Snider KT, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Snider EJ. Somatic Dysfunction and Segmental BMD T-Score Variation in the Lumbar Spine. Journal of the American Osteopathic Association 2002 (Abstract) 102(8):441. 

 

2002

 Snider KT, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Snider EJ. Somatic Dysfunction, Chronic Low Back Pain & Bone Mineral Density of the Lumbar Spine. American Osteopathic Association, Las Vegas, NV; October 2002 (Poster).

 

2001

Degenhardt BF, Kenney RG, McGovern RJ, Johnson JC. Impact of Osteopathic Manual Medicine in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis. Triennial International Congress Integrative Manual Medicine; Chicago, IL; July 23-27, 2001.

 

2001

Degenhardt BF, Snider KT, Snider E, Johnson JC. Interexaminer Reliability of Osteopathic Palpatory Evaluation of the Lumbar Spine. Triennial International Congress Integrative Manual Medicine; Chicago, IL; July 23-27, 2001.

 

2001

Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Matteson M. 2001. A Pilot Study Using OMT to Reduce Antibiotic Use in Nursing Home Residents. Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine Vol. 7, No. 3.

 

2001

Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Matteson M. 2001. Can a Sham Treatment Protocol Blind Nursing Home Residents in a Randomized Controlled Trial Using Manipulative Treatment? Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine Vol. 7, No. 3.

 

2001

Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Matteson M. Can Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment Boost General Resistance to Infections in Frail Nursing Home Residents? Federation of Manual / Musculoskeletal Medicine 13th International Congress; Chicago, IL; July 23, 2001.

 

2001

Werden S, Noll DR, Stuart MK, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF. 2001. Quantitative Analysis of Elderly Immune Responses to Influenza Vaccination with Osteopathic Manipulation. Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine Vol. 7, No. 3.

 

2000

Degenhardt BF, Eland DC, Johnson JC, Peterson DF. 2000. Impact of a Holistic Wellness Program on the Severity of Stress Perceived by Osteopathic Medical Students. JAOA 100:516.

 

2000

Eland C, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Peterson DF. 2000. The Effect of Curricular Model, Problem Based vs. Lecture Based, on Trends Toward Anxiety and Depression in First Year Osteopathic Medical Students. JAOA 100:517.

 

2000

Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Matteson M. 2000. A Pilot Study Using OMT to Reduce Antibiotic Use in Nursing Home Residents. The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association 100:513.

 

2000

Noll DR, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Matteson M. 2000. A Sham Treatment Protocol to Blind Nursing Home Residents to Group Assignment. The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association 100:513.

 

2000

Peterson DF, Degenhardt BF, Eland DC. 2000. Impact of a Wellness Program on Physical Fitness During the First Year of Medical School. JAOA 100:517.

 

2000

Sanders NK, Nerini VJ, Degenhardt BF. 2000. Understanding and Iimpressions of Osteopathic Medicine: a Survey of Truman State University Biology Students. JAOA 100:588. 

 

2000

Werden S, Noll DR, Stuart MK, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF. 2000. Qualitative Analysis of Elderly Immune Responses to Influenza Vaccination with Osteopathic Manipulation. JAOA 100:513.

 

1999

Degenhardt BF, Peterson DF. 1999. Changes in Stress for First Year Osteopathic Medical Students at KCOM. JAOA 99:426.

 

1999

Martin D, Degenhardt BF, Peterson DF. 1999. The Impact of Medical School on the Wellness of its Students: Helping the Medical Student. National Wellness Conference.

 

1999

Peterson DF, Degenhardt BF. 1999. Lifestyle Changes during the First Year of Medical School at Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. JAOA 99:427.

 

1998

Degenhardt BF, Peterson DF, Smith CM. 1998. Health Profile of a Class of Entering Osteopathic Medical Students. JAOA 98:396.

 

1998

Peterson DF Smith CM, Degenhardt BF. 1998. Physical Fitness Profile of a Class of Entering Osteopathic Medical Students. JAOA 98:393.

 

1998

Peterson DF Smith CM, Degenhardt BF. 1998. Sources of Stress in Entering Osteopathic Medical Students. JAOA 98:396.