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Eric Johnson, DSc
Professor, Physical Therapy
School of Allied Health Professions
Member, Physical Therapy, SAHP, Faculty of Graduate Studies
Publications    Scholarly Journals--Published
  • Johnson EG, Meltzer JM. Effect of sitting pause times on postural stability after supine to standing transfer in dimly lit environments. JGPT. 2012;35(1):15-19. ( 1/2012 )
  • Lin S, Lee JW, Modeste N, Johnson EG. Attitudes and beliefs that predict Taiwanese older adults’ intentions to attend strength and balance training programs. Journal of Applied Gerentology. 2011: In Press. ( 12/2011 )
  • AlSaif AA, Johnson EG. Cervicogenic dizziness: implications for physical therapy. Indian Journal of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy. 2011;5(4):6-11. ( 11/2011 )
  • Johnson EG, AlSaif A, Kashiwa N. Physical Therapy for cervicogenic dizziness. Japanese Journal of Physical Therapy. 2011;28(4):585-591. ( 6/2011 )
  • Asai Y, Morimoto H, Watanabe M, Lohman E, Johnson EG, Kashiwa, N. Physical therapy for dizziness and disequilibrium due to vestibular dysfunction. Japanese Journal of Physical Therapy. 2011;28(4):571-578. ( 6/2011 )
  • Johnson EG, Lohman EB, Rendon A, Dobariya EG, Ramani SS, Mayer L. The immediate effects of a novel auditory and proprioceptive training device on gait after stroke: A case report. Clinics and Practice. 2011;1:e46. ( 6/2011 )
  • Morimoto H, Asai Y, Johnson EG, Lohman EB, Khoo K, Mizutani Y, Mizutani T. Effect of gaze stability exercises on postural stability and dynamic visual acuity in healthy young adults. Gait Posture. 2011;33:600-603. ( 4/2011 )
  • Trato J, Johnson EG. Differential diagnosis and management of a patient with peripheral vestibular and central nervous system disorders: A case study. JMMT. 2010;18(3):159-65. ( 6/2010 )
  • Johnson EG. Vestibular Rehabilitation. JJPTA. 2009;36(3):27-8. ( 9/2009 )
  • Johnson EG. Clinical management of a patient with chronic recurrent vertigo following a mild traumatic brain injury. Case Reports in Medicine. Volume 2009 (2009), Article ID 910596, 3 pages. ( 9/2009 )
  • Johnson EG, Cordett TK. A different spin on the vertebral artery test for examining dizzy patients. International Journal of Medical and Biological Frontiers. 2009; In Press. ( 9/2009 )
  • Johnson EG, Landel R, Kusunose RS, Appel TD. Patient management after a positive vertebral artery test. Man Ther. 2008; 13(4):367-371.

    ( 9/2009 )
  • Johnson EG. The dizziness dilemma. Rehab Manag 2007; 20(10):25-7. ( 12/2007 )
  • Johnson EG, Bradley BD, Witkowski KR, McKee RY, Telesmanic CL, Chavez AS, Kennedy KL, Zimmerman GJ. Effect of a static calf muscle-tendon unit stretching program on ankle dorsiflexion range of motion of elderly women. J Geriatr Phys Ther. 2007;30(2):49-51. ( 1/2007 )
  • Johnson EG, Larsen A, Ozawa H, Wilson CA, Kennedy KL. The effects of Pilates-based exercise on balance in healthy adults. JBMT. 2007; 11:238-242. ( 1/2007 )
  • Johnson EG, Houle SM, Perez AM, San Lucas SM, Papa DM. Relationship between the duplex Doppler ultrasound and a questionnaire screening for positional tolerance of the cervical spine in subjects with suspected vascular pathology: a case series pilot study. JMMT. 2007; 15(4):225-230.  ( 1/2007 )
  • Johnson EG, Petrofsky JS. The effects of core muscle conditioning benefits those with disabilities. Rehab Manag. 2006;19(3):32-33. ( 1/2006 )
  • Petrofsky JS, Cuneo M, Lee S, Johnson EG, Lohman E. Correlation between gait and balance in people with Type II Diabetes in normal and subdued light. Med Sci Monit. 2006;12(7). ( 1/2005 )
  • Petrofsky JS, Lee S, Johnson EG, Lohman E. Correlation between gait and balance in people with Type II Diabetes in normal and subdued light. Diabetes. 2005; 2302-PO. ( 1/2005 )
  • Petrofsky JS, Johnson EG, Hanson A, Cuneo M, Dial R, Somers R, De La Torre G, Martinez A, McKenzie M, Forrester B. Abdominal and lower back training for people with disabilities using a “6 Second Abs™ “ machine: effect on core muscle stability. J Appl Res. 2005; 5(2):262-9. ( 1/2005 )
  • Johnson EG, Godges JJ, Lohman EB, Stephens JA, Zimmerman GJ, Anderson SP. Disability self assessment and upper quarter muscle balance between female dental hygienists and non-dental hygienists. J Dent Hyg. 2003; 77(4):217-23. ( 1/2003 )
  • Lohman EB, Johnson EG, Miguel AM, Cordett TK, Kang D. Automated pegboard system: reliability and validity of a new tool.J Appl Res. 2003; 3(3):262-9. ( 1/2003 )
  • Johnson EG, Anderson S, Yacoub E, Alam R, Francisco M, Chavatipon A, Kwon J, Gill A. Normative muscular flexibility of the upper trapezius, levator scapula, and pectoralis minor of healthy women. Phys Ther. 2001; 81(5):A26. ( 1/2001 )
  Books and Chapters
  • Johnson EG. Vertebral Artery Testing in Dizzy Patients: A review of the literature and clinical considerations. In Columbus F, (Ed.). Dizziness: Vertigo, Disequilibrium and Lightheadedness. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 2009:45-59.

    ( 1/2009 )