Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

  • United States

Organization profile

Organization profile

The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation was established in 2010.

Its administrative offices and outpatient clinics are in Penn State Rehabilitation Hospital in Hummelstown, Pa.

The department has grown to include several physiatrists, neuropsychologists, nurse practitioners and physician assistants; additional recruitment is ongoing for clinical and research faculty.

The department also offers a four-year, ACGME-accredited residency.

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Exercise Medicine & Life Sciences
Peripheral Arterial Disease Medicine & Life Sciences
Spinal Cord Injuries Medicine & Life Sciences
Intermittent Claudication Medicine & Life Sciences
Survivors Medicine & Life Sciences
Breast Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Walking Medicine & Life Sciences
Lymphedema Medicine & Life Sciences

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Profiles

Photo of Lisa Eaton
19992002
No photo of Andrew Gardner

Andrew Gardner, PhD

Person: Academic

19852019
Photo of Lori Grafton

Lori Grafton, MD

Person: Academic

20152015
Photo of Everett Hills
19892016
Photo of Justin Hong
20122016
Photo of Michael Kryger
20112017
Photo of Maria Moran
19962015

Research Output 1982 2019

2 Citations (Scopus)

Arm crank ergometry improves cardiovascular disease risk factors and community mobility independent of body composition in high motor complete spinal cord injury

Bresnahan, J. J., Farkas, G. J., Clasey, J. L., Yates, J. W. & Gater, D., May 4 2019, In : Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine. 42, 3, p. 272-280 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ergometry
Metabolome
Body Composition
Spinal Cord Injuries
Insulin Resistance

Changes in vascular and inflammatory biomarkers after exercise rehabilitation in patients with symptomatic peripheral artery disease

Gardner, A., Parker, D. E. & Montgomery, P. S., Oct 1 2019, In : Journal of Vascular Surgery. 70, 4, p. 1280-1290 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise Therapy
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Blood Vessels
Biomarkers
Exercise

Correction: Nutritional status in chronic spinal cord injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Spinal Cord, (2019), 57, 1, (3-17), 10.1038/s41393-018-0218-4)

Farkas, G. J., Pitot, M. A., Berg, A. & Gater, D., Mar 1 2019, In : Spinal Cord. 57, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Quadriplegia
Energy Intake
Nutritional Status
Spinal Cord Injuries
Meta-Analysis

Drivers of cost differences between US breast cancer survivors with or without lymphedema

Dean, L. T., Ransome, Y., Frasso-Jaramillo, L., Moss, S. L., Zhang, Y., Ashing, K., Denis, G. V., Frick, K. D., Visvanathan, K. & Schmitz, K., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cancer Survivorship.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Lymphedema
Survivors
Breast Neoplasms
Costs and Cost Analysis
Health Expenditures
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effect of Home-Based Exercise and Weight Loss Programs on Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema Outcomes among Overweight Breast Cancer Survivors: The WISER Survivor Randomized Clinical Trial

Schmitz, K., Troxel, A. B., Dean, L. T., Demichele, A., Brown, J. C., Sturgeon, K., Zhang, Z., Evangelisti, M., Spinelli, B., Kallan, M. J., Denlinger, C., Cheville, A., Winkels, R. M., Chodosh, L. & Sarwer, D. B., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : JAMA Oncology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weight Reduction Programs
Survivors
Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Breast Neoplasms
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effects and moderators of exercise on muscle strength, muscle function and aerobic fitness in patients with cancer: A meta-analysis of individual patient data

Sweegers, M. G., Altenburg, T. M., Brug, J., May, A. M., Van Vulpen, J. K., Aaronson, N. K., Arbane, G., Bohus, M., Courneya, K. S., Daley, A. J., Galvao, D. A., Garrod, R., Griffith, K. A., Van Harten, W. H., Hayes, S. C., Herrero-Román, F., Kersten, M. J., Lucia, A., McConnachie, A., Van Mechelen, W. & 19 others, Mutrie, N., Newton, R. U., Nollet, F., Potthoff, K., Schmidt, M. E., Schmitz, K., Schulz, K. H., Sonke, G., Steindorf, K., Stuiver, M. M., Taaffe, D. R., Thorsen, L., Twisk, J. W., Velthuis, M. J., Wenzel, J., Winters-Stone, K. M., Wiskemann, J., Paw, M. J. C. A. & Buffart, L. M., Jul 1 2019, In : British journal of sports medicine. 53, 13, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Muscle Strength
Meta-Analysis
Exercise
Muscles
Neoplasms

Feasibility and outcomes: Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial of a home-based integrated physical exercise and bladder-training program vs usual care for community-dwelling older women with urinary incontinence

Chu, C. M., Schmitz, K., Khanijow, K., Stambakio, H., Newman, D. K., Arya, L. A. & Andy, U. U., Jun 1 2019, In : Neurourology and Urodynamics. 38, 5, p. 1399-1408 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Independent Living
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Bladder
Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
2 Citations (Scopus)

Greater Exercise Pressor Response Is Associated With Impaired Claudication Outcomes in Symptomatic Peripheral Artery Disease

Gardner, A., Montgomery, P. S., Wang, M., Chen, C., Kuroki, M. & Kim, D. J. K., Mar 1 2019, In : Angiology. 70, 3, p. 220-228 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peripheral Arterial Disease
Walking
Exercise
Blood Pressure
Heart Rate
1 Citation (Scopus)

Impact of obesity on breast cancer recurrence and minimal residual disease

Ecker, B. L., Lee, J. Y., Sterner, C. J., Solomon, A. C., Pant, D. K., Shen, F., Peraza, J., Vaught, L., Mahendra, S., Belka, G. K., Pan, T. C., Schmitz, K. & Chodosh, L. A., Mar 13 2019, In : Breast Cancer Research. 21, 1, 41.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Residual Neoplasm
Obese Mice
Obesity
Breast Neoplasms
Recurrence
1 Citation (Scopus)

Intra- and Interrater Reliability and Concurrent Validity of a New Tool for Assessment of Breast Cancer–Related Lymphedema of the Upper Extremity

Spinelli, B., Kallan, M. J., Zhang, X., Cheville, A., Troxel, A., Cohn, J., Dean, L., Sturgeon, K., Evangelista, M., Zhang, Z., Ebaugh, D. & Schmitz, K., Feb 1 2019, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 100, 2, p. 315-326 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lymphedema
Reproducibility of Results
Upper Extremity
Breast
Confidence Intervals

Projects 1985 2012

IMAGING ALZHEIMER'S PATIENTS VS. CONTROLS

Gardner, A. & Hendrie, H. C.

National Institutes of Health

8/1/85 → …

Project: Research project

Lipid Metabolism
Brain
Occipital Lobe
Parietal Lobe
Temporal Lobe
Exercise
Walking
Intermittent Claudication
Exercise Therapy
Resistance Training
Exercise
Walking
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Exercise Therapy

GENERAL CLINICAL RESEARCH CENTER

Gardner, A., Andrews, M. D., vannatta, J., Kem, D., RASKOB, G. E., Benbrook, D. M., James, J., Whitsett, T., Panchal, J., McKee, P., Nixon, S., Tivis, L., Jupe, E., Shelton, F., Kurosawa, S., Lovallo, W., Kinasewitz, G., Scofield, R., Comp, P. C., Landers, P., Casas, L., Blevins, K. S., Walker, J., Lyons, T., Wild, R., Mullins, S., Mulvihill, J. J., Thadani, U., Rathbun, S., Johnson, G. L., Wright, J. E., Lupu, C., Jarvis, J., Kincade, P. W., Foster, M., Hamm, R., Harley, J. B., Lampley, V., Jackson, R., Hamilton, S., Kirkpatrick, A., Mumford, M., Fields, D., Copeland, K., Olansky, L., Gilmore, S., Hennebry, T., Blevins, S., Sorocco, K., Christiansen, V., George, J., Tucker, P., Lovallo, W., Blackett, P., Lampley, V. & Turman, M. A.

National Institutes of Health

12/1/992/28/09

Project: Research project

DOLPHIN DISC

Gardner, A.

National Institutes of Health

9/30/958/31/00

Project: Research project

CD-ROM
Dolphins
Psychiatry
Interviews
Multimedia
Exercise Therapy
Pain
Leg
Exercise
Walking
Energy Metabolism
Exercise
Basal Metabolism
Eating
Appetite

Activities 2018 2018

  • 1 Participation in conference

Current Concepts in Limb Loss: Tactics, Touch, Technology and Tomorrow

Everett Hills (Member of program committee)
Apr 5 2018Apr 6 2018

Activity: Attendance typesParticipation in conference