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Lynn Gerber

  • Gerber LH, Weinstein AA, Frankenfeld CL, Huynh M. Disability among veterans:  analysis of the National Survey of Veterans (1997-2001). Mil Med. 2016 Mar;18(3):219-26. doi: 10.7205/MILMED-D-14-00694.
  • Stout NL, Silver JK, Raj VS, Rowland J, Gerber L, Cheville A, Ness KK, Radomski M, Nitkin R, Stubblefield MD, Morris GS, Acevedo A, Brandon Z, Braveman B, Cunningham S, Gilchrist L, Jones L, Padgett L, Wolf T, Winters-Stone K, Campbell G, Hendricks J, Perkins K, Chan L. Towards a national initiative in cancer rehabilitation: Recommendations from a subject matter expert group. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2016 Nov;97(11):2006-2015. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2016.05.002. Epub 2016 May 27.
  • Gerber LH, Sikdar S, Aredo JV, Armstrong K, Rosenberger WF, Shao H, Shah JP. Beneficial effects of dry needling for treatment of chronic myofascial pain persist for 6 weeks after treatment completion. PM R. 2016 Jun 10;pii: S1934-1482(16)30180-0. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2016.06.006. [Epub ahead of print] 27297448
  • Gerber LH, Nava A, Garfinkel S, Goel D, Weinstein AA, Cai C. A need for an augmented review when reviewing rehabilitation research. Disabil Health J. 2016 Oct;9(4):559-66. doi: 10.1016/j.dhjo.2016.07.001. Epub 2016 Jul 28.
  • Shuman G, Durić Z, Barbará D, Lin J, Gerber LH. Improving the recognition of grips and movements of the hand using myoelectric signals. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2016 Jul 21;16 Suppl 2:78. doi: 10.1186/s12911-016-0308-1.
  • Golabi P, Elsheikh E, Karrar A, Estep JM, Younossi I, Stepanova M, Gerber L, Younossi ZM. The levels of monoamine neurotransmitters and measures of mental and emotional health in HCV patients treated with ledipasvir (LDV) and sofosbuvir (SOF) with or without ribavirin (RBV). Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Nov;95(46):e5066. doi:10.1097/MD.0000000000005066.
  • Golabi P, Locklear CT, Austin P, Afdhal S, Byrns M, Gerber L, Younossi ZM. Effectiveness of exercise in hepatic fat mobilization in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: Systematic review. World J Gastroenterol. 2016 Jul 21;22(27):6318-27. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i27.6318.
  • Gerber LH. Cancer-related fatigue: Persistent, pervasive and problematic. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Amer. 2017 Feb;28(1):65-88. doi: 10.1016/j.pmr.2016.08.004.
  • Moon J, Kallman J, Winter P, Srishord M, Fang Y, Gerber L, Younossi Z. Disparities in Activity Level and Nutrition Between Patients With Chronic Hepatitis C and Blood Donors. PM&R 2012; 4:436-441.
  • Levy EW, Pfalzer LA, Danoff J, Springer BA, McGarvey C, Shieh CY, Morehead-Gee A, Gerber LH, Stout NL. Predictors of functional shoulder recovery at 1 and 12 months after breast cancer surgery. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012 Apr 19
  • Berger AM, Gerber LH, Mayer DK. Cancer-related fatigue: implications for breast cancer survivors. Cancer. 2012 Apr 15;118(8 Suppl):221-9.
  • Gerber LH, Stout NL, Schmitz KH, Stricker CT. Cancer. 2012 Apr 15;118(8 Suppl):2201-6.
  • Stout NL, Binkley JM, Schmitz KH, Andrews K, Hayes SC, Campbell KL, McNeely, MLSoballe PW, Berger AM, Cheville AL, Fabian C, Gerber LH, Harris SR, Johansson K K,Pusic AL, Prosnitz RG, Smith RA. A prospective surveillance model for rehabilitation for women with breast cancer. Cancer. 2012 Apr 15;118(8 Suppl):2191-200.
  • Ballyns JJ, Turo D, Otto P, Shah JP, Hammond J, Gebreab T, Gerber LH, Sikdar S. Office-Based Elastographic Technique for Quantifying Mechanical Properties of Skeletal Muscle. J Ultrasound Med 2012; 31:1209–1219
  • Gerber L, Otgonsuren M, Mishra A, Escheik C, Birerdinc A, Stepanova M, Younossi ZM Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is associated with low level of physical activity: a population-based study. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. October 2012.
  • Turo D, Otto P, Egorov V, Sarvazyan A, Gerber LH, Sikdar S. Elastography and tactile imaging for mechanical characterization of superficial muscles. J Acoust Soc Am. 2012 Sep;132(3):1983.
  • Price JK, Srivastava R, Bai C, Diao G, Gerber LH, Younossi ZM. Comparison of activity level among patients with chronic liver disease. Disabil Rehabil. 2012 Aug 29.
  • Otgonsuren M, Stepanova M, Gerber L, Younossi ZM. Anthropometric and Clinical Factors Associated with Mortality in Subjects with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Dig Dis Sci. 2012 Nov 10. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Vishnoi N, Duric Z, Gerber NL. Markerless identification of key events in gait cycle using image flow. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2012 Aug;2012:4839-42.
  • Loria A, Escheik C, Gerber NL, Younossi ZM. Quality of life in cirrhosis Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2013 Jan;15(1):301.
  • Turo D, Otto P, Shah JP, Heimur J, Gebreab T, Zaazhoa M, Armstrong K, Gerber LH, Sikdar S. Ultrasonic characterization of the upper trapezius muscle in patients with chronic neck pain. Ultrason Imaging. 2013 Apr;35(2):173-87.
  • Gerber LH, Sikdar S, Armstrong K, Diao G, Heimur J, Kopecky J, Turo D, Otto P, Gebreab T, Shah J.A systematic comparison between subjects with no pain and pain associated with active myofascial trigger points. PM&R. 2013 Nov;5(11):931-8. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2013.06.006. Epub 2013 Jun 28.
  • Younossi ZM, Stepanova M, Henry L, Gane E, Jacobson IM, Lawitz E, Nelson D, Gerber L, Nader F, Hunt S. Effects of Sofosbuvir-based Treatment, With and Without Interferon, on Outcome and Productivity of Patients With Chronic Hepatitis C. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Dec 5. doi:pii: S1542-3565(13)01838-7. 10.1016/j.cgh.2013.11.032
  • Gerber LH, Weinstein A, Pawloski L. Role of exercise in optimizing the functional status of patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. .Clin Liver Dis. 2014 Feb;18(1):113-27. doi: 10.1016/j.cld.2013.09.016.
  • Loria A, Doyle K, Weinstein AA, Winter P, Escheik C, Price J, Wang L, Birerdinc A, Baranova A, Gerber L, Younossi Z. Multiple factors predict performance in people with chronic liver disease. Am J PM&R 2014; 2014; 93:470-6.
  • Gerber NL, Forty-Fifth Walter J. Zeiter Lecture and Awards Ceremony: Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of AAPM&R: Some Things Old, New, Borrowed, and True, PM&R (2014), doi:10.1016/j.pmrj.2014.03.001
  • Gerber LH, Narber CG, Vishnoi N, Johnson SL, Chan L, Duric Z. The feasibility of using haptic devices to engage people with chronic traumatic brain injury in virtual 3D functional tasks. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2014 11:117.
  • Austin PW, Gerber L, Karrar AK. Fatigue in chronic liver disease: exploring the role of the autonomic nervous system. Liver Int. 2015 Jan 14.

Ali A. Weinstein

  • Weinstein AA, Diao G, Baghi H, Escheik C, Gerber LH, Younossi ZM. Demonstration of two types of fatigue in subjects with chronic liver disease using factor analysis. Qual Life Res. 2017 Feb 21. doi: 10.1007/s11136-017-1516-6. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28224256.
  • Weinstein AA, Diao G, Winter P, Baranova A, Biererdinc A, Doyle K, Gerber L. Poster 42 Differentiation of Central and Peripheral Fatigue in Breast Cancer Survivors. PM R. 2016 Sep;8(9S):S174. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2016.07.085. PubMed PMID: 27672810.
  • Weinstein AA, Winter P, Baranova A, Birerdinc A, Doyle K, Gerber L. Poster 16 Effect of Cancer-Related Fatigue on Cytokine Reactivity to Challenge Tasks in Breast Cancer Survivors. PM R. 2016 Sep;8(9S):S166. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2016.07.059. PubMed PMID: 27672785.
  • Weinstein AA, Chin LM, Collins J, Goel D, Keyser RE, Chan L. Effect of Aerobic Exercise Training on Mood in People With Traumatic Brain Injury: A Pilot Study. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2016 Sep 6. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27603762.
  • Gerber LH, Nava A, Garfinkel S, Goel D, Weinstein AA, Cai C. A need for an augmented review when reviewing rehabilitation research. Disabil Health J. 2016 Oct;9(4):559-66. doi: 10.1016/j.dhjo.2016.07.001. PubMed PMID: 27522302.
  • Gerber LH, Weinstein AA, Frankenfeld CL, Huynh M. Disability Among Veterans: Analysis of the National Survey of Veterans (1997-2001). Mil Med. 2016 Mar;181(3):219-26. doi: 10.7205/MILMED-D-14-00694. PubMed PMID: 26926746.
  • Weinstein AA, Escheik C, Oe B, Price JK, Gerber LH, Younossi ZM. Perception of Effort During Activity in Patients With Chronic Hepatitis C and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. PM R. 2016 Jan;8(1):28-34. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2015.06.001. PubMed PMID: 26071652.
  • Younossi Z, Stepanova M, Henry L, Younossi I, Weinstein A, Nader F, Hunt S. Association of work productivity with clinical and patient-reported factors in patients infected with hepatitis C virus. J Viral Hepat. 2016 Aug; 23(8):623–30. doi: 10.1111/jvh.12528
  • Gerber L, Estep M, Stepanova M, Escheik C, Weinstein A, Younossi Z. Effects of viral eradication with Ledipasvir and Sofosbuvir, with or without Ribavirin, on measures of fatigue in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 Jan; 14(1):156-64.e3.  doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2015.07.035 and PMID: 26241510
  • Coffey N, Weinstein A, Cai C, Cassese C, Jones R, Shaewitz D, Garfinkel S. Identifying and understanding the health information experience and preferences of individuals with TBI, SCI, and burn injuries. J Patient Exp. 2016 Sept; 3(3):88-95. DOI: 10.1177/2374373516667007
  • Rogers S, Richards K, Davidson M, Weinstein A, Trickey A. Description of the moderate brain injured patient and predictors of discharge to rehabilitation. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2015 Feb; 96(2):276-82. doi:10.1016/j.apmr.2014.09.018
  • Weinstein A, Chin L, Goel D, Keyser R, Chan L. Improved mood with aerobic exercise training in individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury. Psychosomatic Med. 2015 Mar; 77(3);A-128.
  • Rogers, S., Richards, K.C., Davidson, M., Weinstein, A.A., & Trickey, A.W. (2015). Description of the moderate brain injured patient and predictors of discharge to rehabilitation. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 96(2), 276-282.
  • Mink, M., Lindley, L.L., & Weinstein, A.A. (2014). Stress, stigma, and sexual minority status: The intersectional ecology model of GLBTQ health. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services, 26(4), 502-521.
  • Loria, A., Doyle, K., Weinstein, A.A., Winter, P., Escheik, C., Price, J., Wang, L., Birerdinc, A., Baranova, A., Gerber, L., & Younossi, Z.M. (2014). Multiple factors predict physical performance in people with Chronic Liver Disease. American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 93(6), 470-476.
  • Gerber, L.H., Weinstein, A.A., & Pawloski, L. (2014). Role of exercise in optimizing the functional status of patients with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. In Z.M. Younossi & N. Gitlin (eds.). Clinics in Liver Disease: The Impact of Obesity and Nutrition on Chronic Liver Diseases, 18(1), 113-127.
  • Weinstein, A.A., *Lydick, S.E., *Biswabharati, S. (2014). Exercise and its relationship to psychological health and well-being. In Gomes, R., Resende, R., & Albuquerque, A. (eds.). Positive Human Functioning from a Multidimensional Perspective, Volume 2: Promoting Healthy Lifestyles. Nova Science Publishers, Inc.: Hauppauge, NY, 147-166.
  • Talbot, L.A., Metter, E.J., Fleg, J.L., Weinstein, A.A., & Frick, K.D. (2013). Cost effectiveness of two army physical fitness programs. Military Medicine, 178(12) 1353-1357.
  • Weinstein, A.A., *Termini, A., Kazman, J.B., Zeno, S.A., Abraham, P., & Deuster, P.A. (2013). Racial provocation induces cortisol responses in African-Americans. Open Journal of Medical Psychology, 2, 151-157.
  • Weinstein, A.A., Chin, L.M.K., Keyser, R.E., Kennedy, M., Nathan, S.D., Woolstenhulme, J., Connors, G. & Chan, L. (2013). Effect of aerobic exercise training on fatigue and physical activity in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension. Respiratory Medicine, 107, 778-784.
  • Chan, L., Chin, L.M.K., Kennedy, M., Woostenhulme, J., Nathan, S.D., Weinstein, A.A., Connors, G., Weir, N., Drinkard, B., Lamberti, J. & Keyser, R. (2013). Benefits of intensive treadmill exercise training on cardiorespiratory function and quality of life in patients with pulmonary hypertension. Chest, 143(2), 333-343.
  • Weinstein, A.A. (2012). Exercise as an intervention depends on both clinician and patient acceptance. Physical Therapy Reviews, 17(2), 136-137.

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