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Kabbaligere R., Layne C.S. Adaptation in Gait to Body-Weight Unloading. Applied Sciences: Special Issue - Movement Biomechanics and Motor Control. 2019, 9(21), 4494;

Layne C.S., Young D.R., Lee B-C., Glaze D.G., Schwabe A., Suter B. Kinematics associated with treadmill walking in Rett syndrome. Disability and Rehabilitation, 2019 DOI: 10.1080/09638288.2019.1674389

Layne, C.S., Malaya C.A. & Levine J.T. The effects of muscle vibration on gait control: a review Somatosensory & Motor Research, 2019 DOI: 10.1080/08990220.2019.1652585

Bartlett K.A., Forth K.E., Layne C.S., Madansingh S. Validating a low-cost, consumer force-measuring platform as an accessible alternative for measuring postural sway. Journal of Biomechanics - available online May 4, 2019.

Kabbaligere R, Karmali F, Layne, CS.  Perception of Threshold-level Whole-body Motion During Mechanical Mastoid Vibration.  Journal of Vestibular Research, 2018 Aug 21. doi: 10.3233/VES-180636.

Young, D.R., Lee, B-C, Layne, C.S. Comparison of martial artists and healthy individuals using treadmill-induced gait  perturbations.  Neurology and Neuroscience Reports, 1(2): 1-4, 2018. doi: 10.15761/NNR.1000110

Temple DR, De Dios YE, Layne, CS, Bloomberg JJ, Mulavara AP.  Efficacy of stochastic vestibular stimulation to improve locomotor performance in a discordant sensory environment. Frontiers in Physiology, Integrative Physiology. March 2018 | Volume 9 | Article 301. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2018.00301

Layne C.S., Lee B-C., Young D.R., Glaze D.G., Schwabe A., Suter B. Temporal Gait Measures Associated With Overground and Treadmill Walking in Rett Syndrome Journal of Child Neurology 06/21/2018

Layne, C.S., Lee, B-C., Young, D., Knight, A., Glaze, D.G., Schwabe A. Suter, B. Methodologies to objectively assess gait and postural control features in Rett syndrome.  Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs 4(1), December, 1-7, 2017

Gulley, L.I, Gorniak, S.L., Layne, C.S.  Effects of vibration training on elbow join position sensingPhysical Medicine and Rehabilitation Research, 2(4), 1-4, 2017.  doi: 10.15761/PMRR.1000151

Lee, B-C., Martin, B.J., Thrasher, T.A., Layne, C.S.  A New Fall-Inducing Technology Platform: Development and Assessment of a Programmable Split-Belt Treadmill.  Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. 2017; July: 3777-3780. doi:10.1109/EMBC.2017.8037679. 

Pourmoghaddam A, Dettmer, M., Malanka, S.J.K., Veverka, M., Layne, C.S. Assessing Multiple Muscle Activation During Squat Movements with Different Loading Conditions - An EMG Study.  Biomed Engineering, 6/23/2017,  doi:10.1515/bmt-2016-0226

Meng, H., Layne, C.S., O'Connor, D.P., Lee, B-C, Gorniak, S.L. Alterations in Over-ground Walking Patterns in Obese and Overweight Adults. Gait and Posture 53, March, 145-150, 2017.

Kabbaligere R., Lee B-C., Layne C.S.Balancing sensory inputs: Sensory reweighting of ankle proprioception and vision during a bipedal posture task. Gait and Posture 7;52:244-250, 2016

Lee, B-C., Thrasher, T.A., Layne, C.S., Martin B.J. Vibrotactile Cuing Revisited to Reveal a Possible Challenge to Sensorimotor Adaptation. Experimental Brain Research. doi10.1007/s00221-016-4750-1 - online 8/8/2016

Dettmer, M., Pourmoghaddam A, Lee, B-C, Layne, C.S. Do Aging and Tactile Noise Stimulation Affect Responses to Support Surface Translations in Healthy Adults? Current Gerontology and Geriatrics Research: 2016, 2016.

Lee, B.C., Martin, B.J., Thrasher, T.A., Layne, C.S. The Effect of Vibrotactile Cuing on Recovery Strategies From a Treadmill-induced Trip. IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, DOI 10.1109/TNSRE.2016.2556690.

Dettmer, M., Pourmoghaddam A, Lee, B-C, Layne, C.S. Associations between Tactile Sensory Threshold and Postural Performance, and Effects of Healthy Aging and Sub-threshold Vibrotactile Stimulation on Postural Outcomes in a Simple Duel Task. Current Gerontology and Geriatrics Research: 2016, 2016.

Temple, D.R. , Lee, B.C., Layne, C.S. Effect of Tibialis Anterior Vibration of Postural Control When Exposed to Support Surface Translations. Somatosensory & Motor Research 33: 1, 42-48, 2016.

Pourmoghaddam, A., Dettmer, M., O,Connor, D.P., Paloski, W.H., Layne, C.S. Measuring Multiple Neuromuscular Activation using EMG - A Generalizability Analysis. Biomed Tech, pii: /j/bmte.ahead-of-print/bmt-2015-0037/bmt-2015-0037.xml. doi: 10.1515/bmt-2015-0037, 2015.

Porras, I.C., Hiscock, M., Layne, C.S. The Gender Difference in Rod Balancing: Confirmation of the Difference and a Test of Three Hypothetical Explanations. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 121 (3) 1- 21, 2015.

Meng, H., O’Connor, D.P., Lee, B.C., Layne, C.S., Gorniak, S.L. Effects of Adiposity on Postural Control and Cognition. Gait and Posture 43: 31-37, 2016

Layne, C.S., Parker, N., O’Connor, D.P. Soltero, E., Rosales, C., Lee, R.E., Physical Activity Continuous Monitoring in Hispanics: A Systematic Review. BMC Public Health 15:917, DOI 10.1186/s12889- 015-2266-4, 2015

Lee, B.C., Thrasher, T.A., Fisher, S.P., Layne, C.S. The Effects of Different Sensory Augmentation on Weight-shifting Balance Exercises in Parkinson’s Disease and Healthy Elderly People: A Proof-of Concept Study. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 12:75, doi 10.1186/s12984-015-0064 y, 2015.

Dettmer, M, Pourmoghaddam A, Lee, B.C., Layne, C.S. Effects of Aging and Tactile Stochastic Resonance on Postural Performance and Postural Control of Younger and Older Adults in a Sensory Conflict Task. Somatosensory & Motor Research, ISSN: 0899-0220, DOI 10:3109/08990220.2015.1004045, 2015.

Pourmoghaddam, A., Dettmer, M., O’Connor, D, Paloski W.H., Layne, C.S. Identification of Changing Lower Limb Neuromuscular Activation in Parkinson’s Disease During Treadmill Gait With and Without Levodopa Using a Nonlinear Analysis Index. Parkinson's Disease, 15: 1-8, 2015.

Chelette, A.M., Pourmoghaddam, A., Layne, C.S. Dual Task and Split-belt Adaptation in Young Boys. International Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2:247, doi: 10.4172/2329- 9096.1000247, 2014. 

O’Connor, D.P, Lee, R.E., Mehta, P., Thompson, D., Bhargava, A., Carlson, C., Kao, D., Layne, C.S., Ledoux, T.A, O’Connor, T., Rifai, H., Gulley, L. Hallett, A., Ousswa Kudi, O., Sitara Joseph, S., Modelska, M., Ortega, D., Parker, N., Stevens.A. Childhood Obesity Research Demonstration Project: Cross-Site Evaluation Methods. Childhood Obesity. Feb;11(1):92-103. doi: 10.1089/chi.2014.0061, 2014

Pourmoghaddam, A., Dettmer, M., O'Connor, D, Paloski W.H., Layne, C.S. Identification of changing lower limb neuromuscular activation in Parkinson's disease during treadmill gait with and without levodopa using a nonlinear analysis index. Parkinson's Disease, 15: 1-8, 2015.

Layne, C.S., Chelette, A.M., Pourmoghaddam, A. Impact of altered lower limb proprioception produced by tendon vibration on adaptation to split-belt treadmill walking. Somatosensory & Motor Research, ISSN: 0899-0220, Early Online 1-8, 2014

Chelette, A.M., Layne, C.S. Effects of low frequency continuous muscle vibration on learning and transfer of a knee joint positioning task. Haptics Symposium (HAPTICS), 2014 IEEE , vol., no., pp.427,430, 23-26 Feb. 2014

Temple, D.R., B.C. Lee, Layne, C.S. Effects of tibialis anterior muscle vibration on quiet stance. Haptics Symposium (HAPTICS), 2014 IEEE , vol., no., pp.523,528, 23-26 Feb. 2014

Dettmer M, Pourmoghaddam A, O'Connor DP, Layne CS.  Interaction of support surface stability and Achilles tendon vibration during a postural adaptation task.  Human Movement Science. 2013 Feb;32(1):214-27. doi: 10.1016/j.humov. 2012.12.002.

James, E. Layne, C.S.  Dimensionality in rhythmic bimanual coordination.  Human Movement Science.  2012 Dec 8. doi:pii: S0167-9457(12)00141-8. 10.1016/j.humov.2012.11.003.

Lee RE, O'Connor DP, Smith-Ray R, Mama SK, Medina AV, Reese-Smith JY, Banda JA, Layne CS, Brosnan M, Cubbin C, McMillan T, Estabrooks  PA. Mediating Effects of Group Cohesion on Physical Activity and Diet in Women of Color: Health Is Power. American Journal of Health Promotion, March/April 2012.

Lee, R.E., Mama, S.K., Medina, A.V., Reese-Smith, J.Y., Banda, J.A., Layne, C.S., Baxter, M., O’Connor, D.P., McNeill, L., Estabrooks, P.A.  Multiple Measures of Physical Activity, Dietary Habits and Weight Status in African American and Hispanic of Latina Women.  Journal of Community Health, April 2011

Long, Z., Layne, C.S., Lowder, T, Liu, J.  A Review Focused on the Psychological Effectiveness of Tai Chi on different Populations.  Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2012, Article ID 678107, 9 pages, doi:10.1155/2012/678107

Layne, C.S., Mama, S.K., Banda, J.A., Lee, R.E.  Development of an ecologically valid approach to assess moderate physical activity using accelerometry in community dwelling women of color:  A cross-sectional study. International Journal of Behavior, Nutrition and Physical Activity, 25(8):21, 2011 doi:10.1186/1479-5868-8-21

James, E., Layne, C.S., Newell, K.M. Distributional properties of relative phase in bimanual coordination. Motor Control, 14, 478-489, 2010.

Turnock, MJE, and Layne, CS. Variations in linear and nonlinear postural measurements under Achilles tendon vibration and unstable support-surface conditions. Journal of Motor Behavior, 42(1), 61-69, 2010.

Scott-Pandorf MM, O'Connor DP, Layne CS, Josić K, Kurz MJ. Walking in simulated Martian gravity: influence of the portable life support system's design on dynamic stability. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering. Vol. 131 September 2009.

Arellano CJ, Layne CS, O'Connor DP, Kurz MJ. The Independent Effect of Added Mass on the Stability Of the Sagittal Plane Leg Kinematics during Steady-State Human Walking. Journal of Experimental Biology. 212(Pt 12), 1965-1970, 2009

Arellano CJ, Layne CS, O'Connor DP, Scott-Pandorf M, Kurz MJ. Does Load Carrying Influence Sagittal Plane Locomotive Stability? Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 41(3):620-627, March 2009.

Forth, K.E., Layne, C.S. Neuromuscular responses to mechanical foot stimulation: the influence of loading and postural context. Aviat Space Environ Med 2008; 79: 844 – 51.

Layne, C.S., Forth, K.E. Plantar stimulation as a possible countermeasure to microgravity-induced neuromotor degradation. Aviat Space Environ Med 2008; 79: 787 – 94.

Layne, C.S., Nguyen, K., and Forth, K. Muscle contractions in response to foot stimulation as an inflight countermeasure. Acta Astronautica 63, 714 – 721, 2008

Abercromby, A.F.J., Amonette, W.E., Layne, C.S., McFarlin, B.K., Hinman, M.R. and Paloski, W.H. Vibration Exposure and Biodynamic Responses during Whole-Body Vibration Training. Medicine & Science in Sports and Exercise, 39(10):1794-800, 2007

Abercromby, A.F.J., Amonette, W.E., Layne, C.S., McFarlin, B.K., Hinman, M.R. and Paloski, W.H.Variation in Neuromuscular Responses during Acute Whole-Body Vibration Exercise. Medicine & Science in Sports and Exercise, 39(9):1642-50, 2007

Edwards, L.C. and Layne, C.S. Effect of Dynamic Weight Bearing on Neuromuscular Activation After Spinal Cord Injury. American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Vol 86, 499-506, June 2007

Forth, K.E., and Layne, C.S. Background muscle activity enhances the neuromuscular response to mechanical foot stimulation. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 86, 50-56, 2007.

Kyparos, A., Feeback, D.L. Layne, C.S., Martinez, D.A. and Clarke, M.S.F.  Mechanical Stimulation of the Plantar Foot Surface Attenuates Soleus Muscle Atrophy Induced by Hindlimb Unloading in Rats.  Journal of  Applied Physiology 99 (2): 739-746, 2005.

Layne, C.S., Forth, K.E., Abercromby, A.F.  Spatial Factors and Muscle Spindle Input Influence the Generation of Neuromuscular Responses to Stimulation of the Human Foot.   Acta Astronautica, 56/9-12, 809-819, 2005.

Layne, C.S., Mulavara, A.P., McDonald, P.V., Pruett, C.J., Kozlovskaya, I.B., Bloomberg, J.J.  Alterations in Human Neuromuscular Activation During Over ground Locomotion After Long-Duration Spaceflight.  Journal of Gravitational Physiology 11:1-16, 2004.

Layne, C.S., Forth, K.E., Baxter, M.F., Houser, J.J.  Voluntary Neuromuscular Activation is Enhanced when Paired with a Mechanical Stimulus to Human Plantar Soles. Neuroscience  Letters 334, 75-78, 2002.

Layne, C.S., Mulavara, A.P., McDonald, P.V., Pruett, C.J., Kozlovskaya, I.B., Bloomberg, J.J.  The Effect of Long Duration Spaceflight on Postural Control during Self-generated Perturbations, Journal of Applied Physiology, 90, 3, 997-1006, 2001.

Layne, C.S., Mulavara, A.P., Pruett, C.J., McDonald, P.V., Kozlovskaya, I.B., Bloomberg, J.J.  Using Foot Pressure to Maintain Neuromuscular Function during Long-Duration Spaceflight.  Space Technology and Applications International Forum, American Institute of Physics, 226-231, 2000.

Reschke, M.F., Paloski, W.H., Bloomberg, J.J., Harm, D.L., Layne, C.S.  Posture, Locomotion, Perception, and Motion Sickness As A Function of Space Flight. Brain Research Reviews 28, 102-117, 1998.

Merkle, L., Layne, C.S.,  Bloomberg, J.J.  The Use of Factor Analysis to Identify Neuromuscular Synergies during Treadmill Walking.  Journal of Neuroscience Methods 82(2) 207-214, 1998.

Layne, C.S., Lange, G.W., Pruett, C.J., McDonald, P.V., Merkle, L.A., Smith, S.L., Kozlovskaya, I.B., Bloomberg, J.J.  Adaptation of Neuromuscular Activation Patterns During Treadmill Walking After Long-Duration Space Flight. Acta Astronautica 43, 107-120, 1998.

Layne, C.S., Mulavara, A.P., Pruett, C.J., McDonald, P.V., Kozlovskaya, I.B., Bloomberg, J.J. The Use of Inflight Foot Pressure as a Countermeasure to Neuromuscular Degradation.  ActaAstronautica 42(1-8) 231-246, 1998.

McDonald, P.V., Riccio, G.E., Peters, B.T., Layne, C.S., Bloomberg, J.J.  Understanding Skill in EVA Mass Handling:  Theoretical & Operational Foundations.  National Aeronautic and Space Administration Technical Paper 3684, June 1997.

McDonald, P.V., Riccio, G.E., Peters, B.T., Layne, C.S., Bloomberg, J.J.  Understanding Skill in EVA Mass Handling:  Empirical Investigation.  National Aeronautic and Space Administration Technical Paper 3684, July 1997.

McDonald, P.V., Bloomberg, J.J., & Layne, C.S.  Adaptation of Musculoskeletal Impedance During Space Flight:  Implications for postflight perceptual-motor function. Journal of Vestibular Research 7 (2/3) 239-250, 1997.

Layne, C.S., McDonald, P.V., & Bloomberg, J.J.  Neuromuscular Activation Patterns During Treadmill Walking after Space Flight. Experimental Brain Research. 113(1) 104-116, 1997.

Harris, B.A. Jr., Billica, R.D., Bishop, S.L., Blackwell, T., Layne, C.S., Rosenow, E.C. III, Harm, D.L.  The Use of Physical Diagnosis for the Practice of Space Medicine.  Mayo Clinic Proceedings 72 301-308, 1997.

McDonald, P.V., Basdogan, C., Bloomberg, J.J., Layne, C.S.  Lower Limb Kinematics During Treadmill Walking After Space Flight:  Implications for Gaze Stabilization. Experimental Brain Research 112 (2) 325, 1996.

Layne, C.S., M. Rossi, D.L. Feeback, and J.J. Bloomberg.  Improvement in Knee Extensor Strength Following Horizontal Squat and Jump Training. Isokinetics and Exercise  Science 4:(4), 164-169, 1994.

Layne, C.S. and B.S. Spooner.  Microgravity Effects on "Postural" Muscle Activity Patterns. Advances in Space Research 14(8), 381-384, 1994.

Layne, C.S. and B.S. Spooner.  Effects of Postural Set on Anticipatory Muscle Activation Prior to Rapid Arm Flexion.  Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport 63, 196-199, 1992.

Schroeder, S., C.S. Layne and R. Dyer.  Comparison of the Frequency Spectra of Surface Electromyographic Signals from the Soleus Muscle Under Normal and Altered Sensory Environments.  Proceedings of the 29th Annual Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium and 29th International ISA Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation Symposium, 43-50, 1992.

Layne, C. S. and L.D. Abraham.  Interactions Between Automatic Postural Adjustments and Anticipatory Postural Patterns Accompanying Voluntary Movement.  International Journal of Neuroscience,  61:241-254, 1991.

Elliott, E., C. S. Layne, C. M. Schneider and C. J. Zebas.  Electromyographic Responses and Force Application Associated with Two Land Rowing Modes. Biomechanics in Sports IX:  Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Biomechanics in Sport, C.L. Tant, P.E. Patterson, and S.L. York (eds), 117-121, 1991.

Layne, C.  The Effects of Practice Upon the Relationship Between Anticipatory Postural Activity and Prime Mover EMG Activity During Shoulder Flexion.  Journal of Human Movement Studies 18: 73-84, 1990.

Layne, C. S.  Resolving Sensory Conflict - The Effect of Muscle Vibration on Postural Stability. National Aeronautic and Space Administration Report #NGT-44-001-800.  August, 1991.

Ahluwalia, P., C. S. Layne, M. Rys, and S. Konz.  Electromyographic Study of Stress Caused by High Heels.  Advances in Industrial Ergonomics and Safety III, 367-371, 1991.

Layne, C.S. and B.S. Spooner.  EMG Analysis of Human Postural Responses During Parabolic Flight Microgravity Episodes.  Aviation, Space and Environmental Medicine 60: 994-998,      1990.

Layne, C.S.  The Effects of Deuterium on Static Postural Control.  National Aeronautic and Space Administration Technical Report #NGT-44-005-803.  August, 1990.

Baylor, A.M., C.S. Layne, R.D. Mayfield, L. Osborne and W.W. Spirduso.  Effects of Ethanol on Human Fractionated Response Times.  Drug and Alcohol Dependence 23: 31-40, 1989.

Layne, C.S. and L.D. Abraham.  Patterns of Lower Limb Muscle Activity in Young Boys During a One Foot Static Balance Task.  Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport 58:36-40, 1987.

Brunt, D., C.S. Layne, M. Cook and L. Rowe.  Response Patterns to Postural Perturbations in Deaf Children with Vestibular Dysfunction. Journal of Human Movement Studies 13: 1-11,      1987.

Brunt, D., C.S. Layne, M. Cook and L. Rowe.  Automatic Postural Responses of Deaf Children from Dynamic and Static Positions.  Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly 1:242-252, 1984.