Publications In Press:

Abou, L., Fliflet, A., Hawari, L., Presti, P., Sosnoff, J., Frechette, M., Rice, L.A. (In Press) Sensitivity of Apple Watch Fall Detection Device Among Wheelchair Users. Assistive Technology. 2021 Apr 26. doi: 10.1080/10400435.2021.1923087

Abou, L., Wong, E., Peters, J., Dossou, Mauricette, Sosnoff, J., Rice, L.A. (In Press) Smartphone applications to assess gait and postural control in people with multiple sclerosis: A systematic review. Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders.  2021 Apr 17;51:102943. doi: 10.1016/j.msard.2021.102943.

Abou, L., Rice, L.A. (In Press) A systematic review of adults’ sitting balance assessments in neurological and neuromuscular conditions. Neurosciences (Riyadh). 2021 Jan; 26 (1): 107-108. doi: 10.17712/nsj.2021.1.20200131

Abou, L., Rice, L.A., Frechette, M.L., Sosnoff, J.J. (In Press) Feasibility and preliminary reliability and validity of remote sitting balance assessments among wheelchair users. Int J Rehabil Res. 2021, Jan. 19. doi: 10.1097/MRR.0000000000000458.

Sung J, Shen S, Peterson EW, Sosnoff JJ, Backus D, Rice L.A. Fear of Falling, Community Participation, and Quality of Life Among Community-Dwelling People Who Use Wheelchairs Full Time. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 Dec 22: S0003-9993(20)31321-6. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2020.11.013.

Worobey LA, Hibbs R, Rigot SK, Boninger ML, Huzinec R, Sung JH, Rice L.A. Intra- and Inter-Rater Reliability of Remote Assessment of Transfers by Wheelchair Users Using the Transfer Assessment Instrument (version 4.0). Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2021 Mar 9: S0003-9993(21)00226-4. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2020.12.032. Epub ahead of print.


Rice, L.A., Yarnot, R., Peterson, E.W., Backus, D., Sosnoff, J.M. (2021) Fall Prevention for People with Multiple Sclerosis Who Use Wheelchairs.  Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2021 April; 102 (4): 810-804. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2020.10.107

Rice, LA., Yarnot, R., Mills, S., Sonsoff, JJ. (2021) A Pilot Investigation of Anterior Tilt Use Among Power Wheelchair Users. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology. 2021 Feb; 16(2): 152-159. doi: 10.1080/17483107.2019.1644676

Abou, L., Alluri, A., Flilfet, A., Du, Y., Rice, L.A. (2021) Effectiveness of Physical Therapy Interventions in Reducing Fear of Falling Among Individuals with Neurological Diseases: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2021 Jan; 102(1):132-154.  doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2020.06.025

Worobey, L.A., Rigot, S., Boninger, M.L., Huzinec, R., DiGiovine, K., Rice, L.A. (2020) Concurrent Validity and Reliability of the Transfer Assessment Instrument Questionnaire (TAI-Q) as a Self-Assessment Measure. Arch Rehabil Res Clin Transl. 2020 Nov 2; 2(4) doi: 10.1016/j.arrct.2020.100088.  

Frechette, M.L., Abou, L., Rice, L.A., Sosnoff, J.J. (2020) The Validity, Reliability and Sensitivity of a Smartphone-based Seated Postural Control Assessment in Wheelchair Users. Front Sports Act Living. 2020 Dec 17; 2:540930. doi: 10.3389/fspor.2020.540930

Abou, L., Sung, JH., Sosnoff, JJ., Rice, LA. (2020) Reliability and validity of the Function in Sitting Test (FIST) Among Non-Ambulatory Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury. J Spinal Cord Med. 2020 Nov; 43(6): 846-853. doi: 10.1080/10790268.2019.1605749

Rice, LA., Sung, JH., Keane, K., Peterson, EW, Sosnoff, JJ. (2020) A Brief Fall Prevention Intervention for Manual Wheelchair Users with Spinal Cord Injury: A Pilot Study. J Spinal Cord Med. 2020, Sept; 43 (5): 607-615. doi: 10.1080/10790268.2019.1643070

Abou, L., Malala, V.D., Yarnot, R., Alluri, A., Rice, L.A. (2020) Effects of Virtual Reality Therapy on Gait and Balance among Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Neurorehabil  Neural Repair. 2020, May; 34 (5) 375-388. doi: 10.1177/1545968320913515

Abou, L., Ilha, J., Romanini, F., Rice, L.A. (2019) Do Clinical Balance Measures Have the Ability to Predict Falls Among Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury? A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Spinal Cord 57(12)1001-1013.

Rice, LA., Peters, J., Sung, JH,., Bartlo, W., Sosnoff, J. (2019) Perceptions of Fall Circumstances, Recovery Methods and Community Participation In Manual Wheelchair Users. American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 98 (8), 649-656.

Sung, J., Trace, Y., Peterson, E., Sosnoff, J., Rice, L.A. (2019) Falls among fulltime wheeled mobility device users with spinal cord injury and multiple sclerosis: A comparison of characteristics of fallers and circumstances of falls. DisabilRehab Feb; 41(4): 389-395.

Rice, IM., Peters, J., Rice, L.A., Jan, YK. (2019) Influence of wheelchair user interface and personal characteristics on static and dynamic pretibial skin pressures in elite wheelchair racers, a pilot study. Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine. 42 (5), 613-621

Rice, L.A., Peterson, E.W., Backus, D., Sung, J.H., Yarnot, R., Abou, L., VanDenend, T., Shen, S., Sosnoff, J.J. (2019) Validation of an Individualized Reduction of Falls (iROLL) Intervention Program Among Wheelchair and Scooter Users with Multiple Sclerosis. Medicine. May 2019 98(19).

Rice, L.A., Abou, L., vanDenend, T., Peterson, E., Sosnoff, J.J. (2018) Falls Among Wheelchair and Scooter Users with Multiple Sclerosis. US Neurology. Fall 2018; 14(2): 82-7.

Worobey, L.A., Zigler, C.K., Huzinec, R., Rigot, S.K., Sung, J.H., Rice, L.A. (2018) Reliability and Validity of the Revised Transfer Assessment Instrument (version 4.0). Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation. Summer 2018 24(3): 217-226.

Rice, L.A., Sung, JH, Peters, J., Bartlo, W., Sosnoff, J. (2018) Assessment of Fall Circumstances, Injuries and Recovery Techniques Among Power Wheelchair Users. Clinical Rehabilitation July 32(7) 985-993.

Dysterheft, J., Chaparro, G., Rice, L.A., Rice, I.M. (2018) Investigating the Outcomes and Perceptions of an Inclusive Aquatic Exercise Class for University Students with Physical Disabilities. Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability. 31(1) 41-56.

Rice, L.A., Isaacs, Z., Ousley, C., Sosnoff, J.J. (2018) Investigation of the Feasibility of an Intervention to Manage Fall Risk Among Wheeled Mobility Device users with Multiple Sclerosis. International Journal of Multiple Sclerosis Care. May/June 2018 20-3:121-128.

Rice, L.A., Kalron, A., Berkowitz, S., Backus, D., Sosnoff, J.J. (2017) Fall Prevalence in Wheeled Mobility Device Users Living with Multiple Sclerosis. Medicine Sept; 96:35(e7860)

Rice, L.A., Rice, IM. (2017) Evidenced Based Education Interventions to Preserve Upper Limb Function Among Full Time Manual Wheelchair Users. Medical Research Archives March. 5(3).

Dysterheft, J., Lindahl-Lews, P., Hubbard, E.A., Jones, O., Rice, L.A., Rice, I.M. (2016) A mixed methods exploration of how university students with physical disabilities perceive physical activity and the influence of perceptions on physical activity levels. Cogent Medicine. 3(1):1196809.

Sung, J., Ousley, C., Shen, S., Isaacs, Z., Sosnoff, J.J., Rice, L.A. (2016) Reliability and validity of the function in sitting test in non-ambulatory individuals with multiple sclerosis. Int J Rehabil Res. Dec. 39(4):308-312.

Tsai, C.Y., Boninger, M.L., Hastings, J., Cooper, R.A., Rice, L.A., Koontz, Al. (2016) The Immediate Biomechanical Implications of Transfer Component Skills Training on Independent Wheelchair Transfers. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 97(10): 1785-92.

Rice, L.A., Dysterheft, J., Sanders, E. Rice, I.M., (2017) Short Term Influence of Transfer Training Among Full Time Pediatric Wheelchair Users: A Randomized Trial. J Spinal Cord Med: July 40(4).

Dysterheft, J., Rice, I.M., Rice, L.A. (2015) Influence of Handrim Wheelchair Propulsion Training in Adolescent Wheelchair Users. Front Bioeng Biotechnol May 3:68.

Rice, L.A., Ousley, C., Sosnoff, J.J. (2015) A Systematic Review of Risk Factors Associated with Accidental Falls, Outcome Measures and Interventions to Manage Fall Risk in Non-Ambulatory Adults. Disabil Rehabil. 37(19): 1697-705.

Rice, IM, Rice, L.A., Motl R. (2015) Promoting Physical Activity Through a Manual Wheelchair Propulsion Activity Intervention in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 96(10): 1850-8.

Learmonth YC, Rice IM, Ostler, TA, Rice L.A., Motl R. (2015) Perspectives on physical activity among persons with multiple sclerosis who are wheelchair users: Informing the design of future interventions. Int J MS Care. May-June: 17(3): 109-19.

Rice, IM., Wong, A. W., Salentine, B. A., & Rice, L. A. (2015). Differences in participation based on self-esteem in power and manual wheelchair users on a university campus: a pilot study. Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol. 10(2), 102-107.

Rice, L. A., Smith, I., Kelleher, A. R., Greenwald, K., & Boninger, M. L. (2014). Impact of a wheelchair education protocol based on practice guidelines for preservation of upper-limb function: a randomized trial. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 95(1), 10-19 e11.

Yang, T.D., Hutchinson, S., Rice, L.A., Watkin, K., and Jan, Y.K. (2013). Development of a scalable monitoring system for wheelchair tilt-in-space usage. Int J Phys Med Rehabil, 1(4).

Tsai, C. Y., Rice, L. A., Hoelmer, C., Boninger, M. L., & Koontz, A. M. (2013). Basic Psychometric Properties of the Transfer Assessment Instrument (Version 3.0). Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 94(12).

Jan YK, Liao F, Rice L.A., and Woods JA (2013). Using reactive hyperemia to assess the efficacy of local cooling on reducing skin ischemia under surface pressure in people with spinal cord injury: a preliminary report. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 94(10):1982-9.

Rice, L.A., I. Smith, A. Kelleher, K. Greenwald, C. Hoelmer, M.L. Boninger. (2013) Impact of the Clinical Practice Guideline for Preservation of Upper Limb Function on Transfer Skills of Persons with Acute Spinal Cord Injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 94(7):1230-46.

Jan, Y. K., Liao, F., Jones, M. A., Rice, L. A., & Tisdell, T. (2013). Effect of durations of wheelchair tilt-in-space and recline on skin perfusion over the ischial tuberosity in people with spinal cord injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 94(4), 667-672.

McClure, L. A., Boninger, M. L., Oyster, M. L., Roach, M. J., Nagy, J., & Nemunaitis, G. (2011). Emergency evacuation readiness of full-time wheelchair users with spinal cord injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 92(3), 491-498.

McClure, L. A., Boninger, M. L., Ozawa, H., & Koontz, A. (2011). Reliability and validity analysis of the transfer assessment instrument. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 92(3), 499-508.

McClure, L. A., Boninger, M. L., Oyster, M. L., Williams, S., Houlihan, B., Lieberman, J. A., & Cooper, R. A. (2009). Wheelchair repairs, breakdown, and adverse consequences for people with traumatic spinal cord injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 90(12), 2034-2038.