(1) Stone-Stepping Task: Measuring Target Accuracy and Dynamic Stability in Multiple Sclerosis

Aitcheson-Hueh NC, Cinelli ME

Wilfrid Laurier University, ON, Canada

(2) Concern of Falling Compared to Actual Fall Situations in People with Multiple Sclerosis

Carling A,1,2 Nilsagård Y3

1University Health Care Research Centre, Faculty of Medicine and Health, Örebro University, SE 701 82 Örebro, Sweden; 2Department of Physiotherapy, Region Örebro County, Örebro, Sweden; 3Health Care Management, Region Örebro County, Örebro, Sweden

(3) Relationships Between Dietary Energy and Protein Intake and Gait in Females with Multiple Sclerosis

Loy BD,1 Fling BW,2 Spain RI,1,3 Horak FB1,3

1Department of Neurology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR; 2Department of Health and Exercise Science, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; 3Neurology Services, VA Portland Health Care System, Portland, OR

(4) Movement Variability of the Trunk and Feet During Walking Is Altered in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis Compared to Healthy Controls

Craig J,1,2 Bruetsch A,1 Lynch S,3 Huisinga J1,2,3

1Landon Center on Aging, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS; 2Bioengineering Graduate Program, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS; 3Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

(5) The Relationship Between Trunk and Foot Movement Variability During Walking Is Altered in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis with History of Falls

Craig J,1,2 Bruetsch A,1 Lynch S,3 Huisinga J1,2,3

1Landon Center on Aging, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS; 2Bioengineering Graduate Program, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS; 3Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

(6) Positive Physical Outcomes of Persons with Multiple Sclerosis from Following the Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines for Adults with MS: A Qualitative Study

Akbar N,1 Clement M,1 Hazlewood S,1 Pollock G,1 Canning K,2 Hicks A,2 Finlayson M1

1School of Rehabilitation Therapy, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada; 2Department of Kinesiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada

(7) Continuous Wrist-Worn Accelerometry Captures Change in Average Daily Step Count in People with Multiple Sclerosis over One Year

Block VJ,1 Bove R,1 Keshavan A,1 Zhao C,1 Bevan CJ,1 Crabtree-Hartman E,1 Graves JS.1 Green AJ,1 Gourraud P-A,1 Pletcher MJ,2 Olgin JE,2 Marcus GM,2 Allen DD,3 Cree BAC1, Gelfand JM1

1Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA; 2Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA; 3Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, University of California San Francisco/Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

(8) Development of a Web-Based Fall Prevention Program for People with Multiple Sclerosis

Kannan M,1,2 Wick K,1 Hildebrand A,1,2 Hugos C,1,2 Cameron M1,2

1VA Portland Health Care System, MS Center of Excellence West, Portland, OR; 2Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Neurology, Portland, OR

(9) Sensorimotor Delays in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis Are Related to Microstructural Changes in the Cervical Spinal Cord

Lee C-Y,1 Lee S-P,1 Choi I-Y,1 Lynch SG,2 Huisinga JM3

1Hoglund Imaging Center, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS; 2Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS; 3Landon Center on Aging, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

(10) Associations Between Dual-Task Walking, Motor and Cognitive Performance, and Disease Severity in Multiple Sclerosis

Shema-Shiratzky S,1 Mirelman A,1–3 Brozgol M,1 Cornejo-Thumm P1, Moon Y4, Hsieh KL4, Sosnoff J4, Hausdorff JM1,3,5,6

1Center for the Study of Movement, Cognition and Mobility, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel; 3Sagol School of Neuroscience, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel; 4Motor Control Research Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL; 5Department of Physical Therapy, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel; 6Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

(11) A Needs Assessment to Inform Development of a Physical Activity Intervention for Caregiver–Care-Recipient Dyads with Moderate-to-Severe Multiple Sclerosis Disability

Fakolade A,1 Latimer–Cheung A,2 Parsons T, Finlayson M1

1School of Rehabilitation Therapy, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada; 2School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada

(12) Step Detection and Energy Expenditure Accuracy of Consumer-Based Physical Activity Monitors in People with Multiple Sclerosis

Bisson EJ,1 Deshpande N,1 French S,1 Sosnoff JJ,2 Finlayson M1

1School of Rehabilitation Therapy, Queen's University, Canada; 2Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL

(13) Comparison of Patterns of Balance Loss Following Perturbations in Standing for People with Multiple Sclerosis Versus People with Parkinson's Disease

Gadayan J,1 Hughes R1 Jang C, 1 Widener GL,2 Lazaro RL,2 Allen DD1

1University of California San Francisco/San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA; 2Samuel Merritt University, Oakland, CA

(14) The Effects of Maximal Strength Training on Mobility Deficits in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis: Partial Results of an Ongoing Study

Zervas M, Wnukowski M, Kaems K, Cerratti, A, Chan N, Shamsian M, Karpatkin H

Physical Therapy Program, Hunter College, New York, NY

(15) Preliminary investigation of Computer Cognitive Training and Cognitive-Motor Interference in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis

Wajda DA,1 Roach KL,2 Sandroff BM,3 Benedict RHB,4 Motl RW,3,5 Sosnoff JJ2

1Department of Exercise Science, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH; 2Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL; 3Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL; 4Department of Neurology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY; 5UAB/Lakeshore Research Collaborative, Lakeshore Foundation, Birmingham, AL

(16) Effect of Velocity Training on Gait Endurance in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis: Partial Results of an Ongoing Study

Karpatkin H, Benson A, Broker N, Gardner N, Ramos N, Xu A

Department of Physical Therapy, Hunter College, New York, NY

(17) Role of Central Mechanisms in Walking-Related Motor Fatigue in Multiple Sclerosis

Arpan I, Horak F

Department of Neurology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR

(18) Impairments in Dynamic Stability of Gait Are Related to the Deficits in Somatosensory Conduction and Cerebellar Involvement in People with Multiple Sclerosis

Gera G,1 Fino PC,1,2 Fling BW,3 Horak FB1,2

1Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Neurology, Portland, OR; 2Veterans Affairs Portland Health Care System, Portland OR; 3Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

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