Publications

2019 – 2016

  1. Chakraborty S, Nandy A, Kesar TM. Gait deficits and dynamic stability in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2020;71:11-23. doi:10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2019.09.005
  2. Sauder NR, Meyer AJ, Allen JL, Ting LH, Kesar TM, Fregly BJ. Computational Design of FastFES Treatment to Improve Propulsive Force Symmetry During Post-stroke Gait: A Feasibility Study. Front Neurorobot. 2019;13:80. doi:10.3389/fnbot.2019.00080
  3. Kesar TM, Tan A, Eicholtz S, et al. Agonist-Antagonist Coactivation Enhances Corticomotor Excitability of Ankle Muscles. Neural Plast. 2019;2019:5190671. doi:10.1155/2019/5190671
  4. Hoque M, Borich M, Sabatier M, Backus D, Kesar T. Effects of downslope walking on Soleus H-reflexes and walking function in individuals with multiple sclerosis: A preliminary study. NeuroRehabilitation. 2019;44(4):587-597. doi:10.3233/NRE-192701
  5. Allen JL, Kesar TM, Ting LH. Motor module generalization across balance and walking is impaired after stroke. J Neurophysiol. 2019;122(1):277-289. doi:10.1152/jn.00561.2018
  6. Hoque MM, Ardizzone MA, Sabatier M, Borich MR, Kesar TM. Longer Duration of Downslope Treadmill Walking Induces Depression of H-Reflexes Measured during Standing and Walking. Neurology (ECronicon). 2018;10(8):761-770
  7. Allen JL, Ting LH, Kesar TM. Gait Rehabilitation Using Functional Electrical Stimulation Induces Changes in Ankle Muscle Coordination in Stroke Survivors: A Preliminary Study. Front Neurol. 2018;9:1127. doi:10.3389/fneur.2018.01127
  8. Hoque MM, Sabatier MJ, Borich M, Kesar T, Backus D. The Short-Term Effect of Slope Walking on Soleus H-Reflexes in People with Multiple Sclerosis. Neuroscience. 2018;391:73-80. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2018.09.007
  9. Rogozinski BM, Schwab SE, Kesar TM. Effects of an Articulated Ankle Foot Orthosis on Gait Biomechanics in Adolescents with Traumatic Brain Injury: A Case-Series Report. Phys Med Rehabil Int. 2018;5(2):1144.
  10. King EM, Sabatier MJ, Hoque M, Kesar TM, Backus D, Borich MR. Myelin status is associated with change in functional mobility following slope walking in people with multiple sclerosis. Mult Scler J Exp Transl Clin. 2018;4(2):2055217318773540. Published 2018 Apr 27. doi:10.1177/2055217318773540
  11. Kesar TM, Stinear JW, Wolf SL. The use of transcranial magnetic stimulation to evaluate cortical excitability of lower limb musculature: Challenges and opportunities. Restor Neurol Neurosci. 2018;36(3):333-348.
  12. Katlin Genthe, Christopher Schenck, Steven Eicholtz, Laura Zajac-Cox, Steven Wolf & Trisha M. Kesar (2018) Effects of real-time gait biofeedback on paretic propulsion and gait biomechanics in individuals post-stroke,Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation, 25:3, 186-193, DOI:10.1080/10749357.2018.1436384
  13. Kesar TM, Eicholtz S, Lin BJ, Wolf SL, Borich MR. Effects of posture and coactivation on corticomotor excitability of ankle muscles. Restor Neurol Neurosci. 2018;36(1):131-146.

    2017 – 2015
  14. Kesar TM, Belagaje SR, Pergami P, Haut MW, Hobbs G, Buetefisch CM. Effects of monoaminergic drugs on training-induced motor cortex plasticity in older adults. Brain Res. 2017;1670:106-117.
  15. Schenck C, Kesar TM. Effects of unilateral real-time biofeedback on propulsive forces during gait. J Neuroeng Rehabil. 2017;14(1):52. Published 2017 Jun 6. doi:10.1186/s12984-017-0252-z
  16. Gray WA, Sabatier MJ, Kesar TM, Borich MR. Establishing between-session reliability of TMS-conditioned soleus H-reflexes. Neurosci Lett. 2017;640:47-52.
  17. Palmer JA, Zarzycki R, Morton SM, Kesar TM, Binder-Macleod SA. Characterizing differential poststroke corticomotor drive to the dorsi- and plantarflexor muscles during resting and volitional muscle activation. J Neurophysiol. 2017;117(4):1615-1624.
  18. Kesar TM, McDonald HS, Eicholtz SP, Borich MR. Case Report of Syncope During a Single Pulse Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Experiment in a Healthy Adult Participant. Brain Stimul. 2016;9(3):471-472.

  19. Ting LH, Chiel HJ, Trumbower RD, et al. Neuromechanical principles underlying movement modularity and their implications for rehabilitation. Neuron. 2015;86(1):38-54.
  20. Kesar TM, Reisman DS, Higginson JS, Awad LN, Binder-Macleod SA. Changes in Post-Stroke Gait Biomechanics Induced by One Session of Gait Training. Phys Med Rehabil Int. 2015;2(10):1072.

    2014 – 2010
  21. Kesar TM, Sauer MJ, Binder-Macleod SA, Reisman DS. Motor Learning During Poststroke Gait Rehabilitation. Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy. 2014;38(3):183-189. doi:10.1097/npt.0000000000000047

  22. Awad LN, Reisman DS, Kesar TM, Binder-Macleod SA. Targeting paretic propulsion to improve poststroke walking function: a preliminary study. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2013;95(5):840-8.
  23. Reisman D, Kesar T, Perumal R, et al. Time course of functional and biomechanical improvements during a gait training intervention in persons with chronic stroke. J Neurol Phys Ther. 2013;37(4):159-65.
  24. Needle AR, Palmer JA, Kesar TM, Binder-Macleod SA, Swanik CB. Brain Regulation of Muscle Tone in Healthy and Functionally Unstable Ankles. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 2013;22(3):202-211. doi:10.1123/jsr.22.3.202
  25. Knarr BA, Kesar TM, Reisman DS, Binder-Macleod SA, Higginson JS. Changes in the activation and function of the ankle plantar flexor muscles due to gait retraining in chronic stroke survivors. J Neuroeng Rehabil. 2013;10:12. Published 2013 Jan 31. doi:10.1186/1743-0003-10-12

  26. Awad LN, Kesar TM, Reisman D, Binder-Macleod SA. Effects of repeated treadmill testing and electrical stimulation on post-stroke gait kinematics. Gait Posture. 2012;37(1):67-71.
  27. Flynn S, Knarr BA, Perumal R, Kesar TM, Binder-Macleod SA. Using submaximal contractions to predict the maximum force-generating ability of muscles. Muscle Nerve. 2012;45(6):849-58.

  28. Kesar TM, Sawaki L, Burdette JH, et al. Motor cortical functional geometry in cerebral palsy and its relationship to disability. Clin Neurophysiol. 2011;123(7):1383-90.
  29. Hakansson NA, Kesar T, Reisman D, Binder-Macleod S, Higginson JS. Effects of fast functional electrical stimulation gait training on mechanical recovery in poststroke gait. Artif Organs. 2011;35(3):217-20.

  30. Kesar TM, Reisman DS, Perumal R, et al. Combined effects of fast treadmill walking and functional electrical stimulation on post-stroke gait. Gait Posture. 2010;33(2):309-13.
  31. Kesar TM, Binder-Macleod SA, Hicks GE, Reisman DS. Minimal detectable change for gait variables collected during treadmill walking in individuals post-stroke. Gait Posture. 2010;33(2):314-7.
  32. Perumal R, Wexler AS, Kesar TM, Jancosko A, Laufer Y, Binder-Macleod SA. A phenomenological model that predicts forces generated when electrical stimulation is superimposed on submaximal volitional contractions. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2010;108(6):1595-604.
  33. Kesar TM, Perumal R, Jancosko A, et al. Novel patterns of functional electrical stimulation have an immediate effect on dorsiflexor muscle function during gait for people poststroke. Phys Ther. 2010;90(1):55-66.

    2009 – 2005
  34. Kesar TM, Perumal R, Reisman DS, et al. Functional electrical stimulation of ankle plantarflexor and dorsiflexor muscles: effects on poststroke gait. Stroke. 2009;40(12):3821-7.
  35. Binder-Macleod SA, Perumal R, Chou LW, Kesar T, Snyder-Mackler L. Twitch interpolation a valid measure with misinterpreted meaning. Journal of Applied Physiology 107(1):363; Discussion 367-8, 2009.
  36. Krishnamoorthy V, Hsu W, Scholz JP, Kesar T, Benoit DL, Perumal R, Binder-Macleod SA, Banala SK, Sangwan V, Agrawal SK. Gait training after stroke: a pilot study combining a gravity-balanced orthosis, functional electrical stimulation, and visual feedback. Journal of Neurological Physical Therapy. 32(4):192-202, 2008.
  37. Kesar TM, Ding J, Wexler AS, Perumal R, Maladen R, Binder-Macleod SA. Predicting muscle forces of individuals with hemiparesis following stroke. J Neuroeng Rehabil. 2008;5:7. Published 2008 Feb 27. doi:10.1186/1743-0003-5-7
  38. Chou LW, Kesar TM, Binder-Macleod SA. Using customized rate-coding and recruitment strategies to maintain forces during repetitive activation of human muscles. Phys Ther. 2008;88(3):363-75.
  39. Ding J, Chou LW, Kesar TM, et al. Mathematical model that predicts the force-intensity and force-frequency relationships after spinal cord injuries. Muscle Nerve. 2007;36(2):214-22.
  40. Kesar T, Chou LW, Binder-Macleod SA. Effects of stimulation frequency versus pulse duration modulation on muscle fatigue. J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2007;18(4):662-71.
  41. Kesar T and Binder-Macleod SA. Effect of frequency and pulse duration on human muscle fatigue during repetitive electrical stimulation. Experimental Physiology. 91(6):967-76, 2006.
  42. Binder-Macleod SA, and Kesar T. Catchlike property of skeletal muscle: Recent findings and clinical implications. Muscle Nerve. 31(6):681-93, 2005.

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