Howell DR, Osternig LR, Chou L-S. Return to activity after concussion affects dual-task gait balance control recovery. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 2015;47(4):673-680.
Howell DR, O’Brien MJ, Raghuram A, Shah A, Meehan WP. Near Point of Convergence and Gait Deficits in Adolescents Following Sport-Related Concussion. Clin J Sport Med. 2018;28(3):262-267.
Howell DR, Lugade V, Potter MN, Walker G, Wilson JC. A multifaceted and clinically viable paradigm to quantify postural control impairments among adolescents with concussion. Physiol Meas. 2019 Sep 3;40(8):084006. Howell DR, Wilson JC, Brilliant AN,
Gardner AJ, Iverson GL, Meehan WP 3rd. Objective clinical tests of dual-task dynamic postural control in youth athletes with concussion. J Sci Med Sport. 2019 May;22(5):521-525.
Van Deventer KA, Seehusen CN, Walker GA, Wilson JC, Howell DR. The diagnostic and prognostic utility of the dual-task tandem gait test for pediatric concussion. J Sport Health Sci. 2021 Mar;10(2):131-137. Howell DR, Bonnette S, Diekfuss JA, Grooms
DR, Myer GD, Meehan WP. Youth With Concussion Have Less Adaptable Gait Patterns Than Their Uninjured Peers: Implications for Concussion Management. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther.
Howell DR, Myer GD, Brilliant A, Barber Foss K, Meehan WP 3rd. Quantitative Multimodal Assessment of Concussion Recovery in Youth Athletes. Clin J Sport Med. 2021 Mar 1;31(2):133-138.
Wingerson MJ, Seehusen CN, Walker G, Wilson JC, Howell DR. Clinical feasibility and utility of a dual-task tandem gait protocol for pediatric concussion management. J Athl Train. 2020 Nov 5. Epub ahead of print.
Musculoskeletal Injury Risk after Concussion
Howell DR, Buckley TA, Lynall RC, Meehan III WP. Worsening dual-task gait costs after concussion and their association with subsequent sport-related injury. Journal of Neurotrauma. 2018;35(14):1630-1636.
Howell DR, Lynall RC, Buckley TA, Herman DC. Neuromuscular control deficits and the risk of subsequent injury after a concussion: a scoping review. Sports Med. 2018;48(5):1097-1115.
Oldham JR, Howell DR, Knight CA, Crenshaw JR, Buckley TA. Gait Performance Is Associated with Subsequent Lower Extremity Injury following Concussion. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2020 Nov;52(11):2279-2285.
Howell DR, Bonnette S, Diekfuss JA, Grooms DR, Myer GD, Wilson JC, Meehan WP 3rd. Dual-Task Gait Stability after Concussion and Subsequent Injury: An Exploratory Investigation. Sensors (Basel). 2020 Nov 5;20(21):6297.
Brain – Behavior Interrelationships after Concussion
Charney MF, Howell DR, Lanois C, Starr TC, Liao H, Coello E, Breedlove KM, Meehan WP 3rd, Koerte I, Lin AP. Associations Between Neurochemistry and Gait Performance Following Concussion in Collegiate Athletes. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2020 Sep/Oct;35(5):342-353.
Howell DR, Meehan WP 3rd, Barber Foss KD, Reches A, Weiss M, Myer GD. Reduced dual-task gait speed is associated with visual Go/No-Go brain network activation in children and adolescents with concussion. Brain Inj. 2018;32(9):1129-1134.
Howell DR, Zemek R, Brilliant AN, Mannix RC, Master CL, Meehan WP. Identifying Persistent Postconcussion Symptom Risk in a Pediatric Sports Medicine Clinic. Am J Sports Med. 2018;46(13):3254-3261.
Howell DR, Potter MN, Kirkwood MW, Wilson PE, Provance AJ, Wilson JC. Clinical predictors of symptom resolution for children and adolescents with sport-related concussion. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2019 Apr 16;24(1):54-61.Howell DR, O’Brien MJ, Beasley
MA, Mannix RC, Meehan WP. Initial somatic symptoms are associated with prolonged symptom duration following concussion in adolescents. Acta Paediatr. 2016;105(9):e426-432. doi:10.1111/apa.13486
Howell DR, Mayer AR, Master CL, Leddy J, Zemek R, Meier TB, Owen Yeates K, Arbogast KB, Mannix R, Meehan WP 3rd. Prognosis for Persistent Post Concussion Symptoms using a Multifaceted Objective Gait and Balance Assessment Approach. Gait Posture. 2020
Jun;79:53-59. Mannix R, Levy R, Zemek R, Yeates KO, Arbogast K, Meehan WP, Leddy J, Master C, Mayer AR, Howell DR, Meier TB. Fluid Biomarkers of Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Systematic Review. J Neurotrauma. 2020 Oct 1;37(19):2029-2044.
Howell DR, Kriz P, Mannix RC, Kirchberg T, Master CL, Meehan WP 3rd. Concussion Symptom Profiles Among Child, Adolescent, and Young Adult Athletes. Clin J Sport Med. 2019 Sep;29(5):391-397.
Howell DR, Brilliant AN, Oldham JR, Berkstresser B, Wang F, Meehan WP 3rd. Exercise in the first week following concussion among collegiate athletes: Preliminary findings. J Sci Med Sport. 2020 Feb;23(2):112-117.Howell DR, Hunt D, Aaron SE, Meehan
III WP, Tan CO. Influence of Aerobic Exercise Volume on Postconcussion Symptoms. The American Journal of Sports Medicine. In Press.
Wilson JC, Kirkwood MW, Potter MN, Wilson PE, Provance AJ, Howell DR. Early physical activity and clinical outcomes following pediatric sport-related concussion. J Clin Transl Res. 2020 Apr 16;5(4):161-168.
Howell DR, Andrew Taylor J, Tan CO, Orr R, Meehan WP. The Role of Aerobic Exercise in Reducing Persistent Sport-related Concussion Symptoms. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2019;51(4):613-619.
Differences between Boys and Girls after Concussion
Gray M, Wilson JC, Potter M, Provance AJ, Howell DR. Female adolescents demonstrate greater oculomotor and vestibular dysfunction than male adolescents following concussion. Phys Ther Sport. 2020;42:68-74.
Howell DR, Oldham J, Lanois C, Koerte I, Lin AP, Berkstresser B, Wang F, Meehan WP 3rd. Dual-Task Gait Recovery after Concussion among Female and Male Collegiate Athletes. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2020 May;52(5):1015-1021. Howell DR, Stracciolini A,
Geminiani E, Meehan III WP. Dual-task gait differences in female and male adolescents following sport-related concussion. Gait & Posture. 2017;54:284-289.
Koerte IK, Schultz V, Sydnor VJ, Howell DR, Guenette JP, Dennis E, Kochsiek J, Kaufmann D, Sollmann N, Mondello S, Shenton ME, Lin AP. Sex-Related Differences in the Effects of Sports-Related Concussion: A Review. J Neuroimaging. 2020 Jul;30(4):387-409.
Sleep Problems after Concussion
Howell DR, Oldham JR, Brilliant AN, William P. Meehan III. Trouble Falling Asleep After Concussion Is Associated With Higher Symptom Burden Among Children and Adolescents: Journal of Child Neurology. 2019;34(5):256-261.
Howell DR, Berkstresser B, Wang F, et al. Self-reported sleep duration affects tandem gait, but not steady-state gait outcomes among healthy collegiate athletes. Gait & Posture. 2018;62:291-296.
Howell DR, Potter MN, Provance AJ, Wilson PE, Kirkwood MW, Wilson JC. Sleep Problems and Melatonin Prescription After Concussion Among Youth Athletes. Clin J Sport Med. 2020 Sep 29.
Neck Dysfunction and Dizziness after Concussion
Provance AJ, Howell DR, Potter MN, Wilson PE, D’Lauro AM, Wilson JC. Presence of Neck or Shoulder Pain Following Sport-Related Concussion Negatively Influences Recovery. J Child Neurol. 2020;35(7):456-462.
Hunt DL, Oldham JR, Aaron SE, Tan CO, Meehan III WP, Howell DR. Dizziness, Psychosocial Function, and Postural Stability Following Sport-Related Concussion, Clin J Sport Med. 2021 Mar 09.