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Peer Reviewed Publications

  • Baum, C. M., Wolf, T. J., Wong, A. W., Chen, C. H., Walker, K., Young, A. C., . . . Heinemann, A. W. (2016). Validation and clinical utility of the executive function performance test in persons with traumatic brain injury. Neuropsychol Rehabil, 1-15. doi: 10.1080/09602011.2016.1176934
  • Botticello, A. L., Boninger, M., Charlifue, S., Chen, Y., Fyffe, D., Heinemann, A., . . . Rohrbach, T. (2016). To What Extent Do Neighborhood Differences Mediate Racial Disparities in Participation after Spinal Cord Injury? Arch Phys Med Rehabil. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2016.04.007
  • Fann, J. R., Bombardier, C. H., Richards, J. S., Wilson, C. S., Heinemann, A. W., Warren, A. M., . . . Tate, D. G. (2015). Venlafaxine extended-release for depression following spinal cord injury: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA Psychiatry, 72(3), 247-258. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2014.2482
  • Garcia, S. F., Hahn, E. A., Magasi, S., Lai, J. S., Semik, P., Hammel, J., & Heinemann, A. W. (2015). Development of self-report measures of social attitudes that act as environmental barriers and facilitators for people with disabilities. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 96(4), 596-603. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2014.06.019
  • Hahn, E. A., Garcia, S. F., Lai, J. S., Miskovic, A., Jerousek, S., Semik, P., . . . Heinemann, A. W. (2016). Measuring Access to Information and Technology: Environmental Factors Affecting Persons With Neurologic Disorders. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2016.01.027
  • Hammel, J., Magasi, S., Heinemann, A., Gray, D. B., Stark, S., Kisala, P., . . . Hahn, E. A. (2015). Environmental barriers and supports to everyday participation: a qualitative insider perspective from people with disabilities. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 96(4), 578-588. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2014.12.008
  • Heinemann, A. W., Ehrlich-Jones, L., Connelly, L., Semik, P., & Fatone, S. (2016). Enhancing quality of prosthetic services with process and outcome information. Prosthet Orthot Int. doi: 10.1177/0309364616637957
  • Heinemann, A. W., Kisala, P. A., Hahn, E. A., & Tulsky, D. S. (2015). Development and psychometric characteristics of the SCI-QOL Ability to Participate and Satisfaction with Social Roles and Activities item banks and short forms. J Spinal Cord Med, 38(3), 397-408. doi: 10.1179/2045772315y.0000000028
  • Heinemann, A. W., Lai, J. S., Wong, A., Dashner, J., Magasi, S., Hahn, E. A., . . . Gray, D. B. (2016). Using the ICF's environmental factors framework to develop an item bank measuring built and natural environmental features affecting persons with disabilities. Qual Life Res. doi: 10.1007/s11136-016-1314-6
  • Herzer, K. R., Chen, Y., Heinemann, A. W., & Gonzalez-Fernandez, M. (2016). Association Between Time-to-Rehabilitation and Outcomes Following Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2016.05.009
  • Jarl, G., Heinemann, A. W., Lindner, H. Y., & Norling Hermansson, L. M. (2015). Cross-Cultural Validity and Differential Item Functioning of the Orthotics and Prosthetics Users' Survey With Swedish and United States Users of Lower-Limb Prosthesis. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 96(9), 1615-1626. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2015.03.003
  • Jette, A. M., Slavin, M. D., Ni, P., Kisala, P. A., Tulsky, D. S., Heinemann, A. W., . . . Williams, S. (2015). Development and initial evaluation of the SCI-FI/AT. J Spinal Cord Med, 38(3), 409-418. doi: 10.1179/2045772315y.0000000003
  • Kisala, P. A., Tulsky, D. S., Kalpakjian, C. Z., Heinemann, A. W., Pohlig, R. T., Carle, A., & Choi, S. W. (2015). Measuring anxiety after spinal cord injury: Development and psychometric characteristics of the SCI-QOL Anxiety item bank and linkage with GAD-7. J Spinal Cord Med, 38(3), 315-325. doi: 10.1179/2045772315y.0000000029
  • Kisala, P. A., Tulsky, D. S., Pace, N., Victorson, D., Choi, S. W., & Heinemann, A. W. (2015). Measuring stigma after spinal cord injury: Development and psychometric characteristics of the SCI-QOL Stigma item bank and short form. J Spinal Cord Med, 38(3), 386-396. doi: 10.1179/1079026815z.000000000410
  • Kisala, P. A., Victorson, D., Pace, N., Heinemann, A. W., Choi, S. W., & Tulsky, D. S. (2015). Measuring psychological trauma after spinal cord injury: Development and psychometric characteristics of the SCI-QOL Psychological Trauma item bank and short form. J Spinal Cord Med, 38(3), 326-334. doi: 10.1179/2045772315y.0000000022
  • Kozlowski, A. J., Singh, R., Victorson, D., Miskovic, A., Lai, J. S., Harvey, R. L., . . . Heinemann, A. W. (2015). Agreement Between Responses From Community-Dwelling Persons With Stroke and Their Proxies on the NIH Neurological Quality of Life (Neuro-QoL) Short Forms. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 96(11), 1986-1992 e1914. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2015.07.005
  • Kumar, A., Graham, J. E., Resnik, L., Karmarkar, A. M., Deutsch, A., Tan, A., . . . Ottenbacher, K. J. (2016). Examining the Association Between Comorbidity Indexes and Functional Status in Hospitalized Medicare Fee-for-Service Beneficiaries. Phys Ther, 96(2), 232-240. doi: 10.2522/ptj.20150039
  • Kumar, A., Graham, J. E., Resnik, L., Karmarkar, A. M., Tan, A., Deutsch, A., & Ottenbacher, K. J. (2016). Comparing Comorbidity Indices to Predict Post-Acute Rehabilitation Outcomes in Older Adults. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. doi: 10.1097/phm.0000000000000527
  • LaVela, S. L., Heinemann, A. W., Etingen, B., Miskovic, A., Locatelli, S. M., & Chen, D. (2015). Relational empathy and holistic care in persons with spinal cord injuries. J Spinal Cord Med, 1-20. doi: 10.1080/10790268.2015.1114227
  • Lee, J., Chang, R. W., Ehrlich-Jones, L., Kwoh, C. K., Nevitt, M., Semanik, P. A., . . . Dunlop, D. D. (2015). Sedentary behavior and physical function: objective evidence from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken), 67(3), 366-373. doi: 10.1002/acr.22432
  • Magasi, S., Wong, A., Gray, D. B., Hammel, J., Baum, C., Wang, C. C., & Heinemann, A. W. (2015). Theoretical foundations for the measurement of environmental factors and their impact on participation among people with disabilities. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 96(4), 569-577. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2014.12.002
  • Mallinson, T., Fitzgerald, C. M., Neville, C. E., Almagor, O., Manheim, L., Deutsch, A., & Heinemann, A. (2015). Impact of urinary incontinence on medical rehabilitation inpatients. Neurourol Urodyn. doi: 10.1002/nau.22908
  • McCullumsmith, C. B., Kalpakjian, C. Z., Richards, J. S., Forchheimer, M., Heinemann, A. W., Richardson, E. J., . . . Fann, J. R. (2015). Novel risk factors associated with current suicidal ideation and lifetime suicide attempts in individuals with spinal cord injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 96(5), 799-808. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2014.12.017
  • Pellegrini, C. A., Song, J., Chang, R. W., Semanik, P. A., Lee, J., Ehrlich-Jones, L., . . . Dunlop, D. D. (2016). Change in Physical Activity and Sedentary Time Associated With 2-Year Weight Loss in Obese Adults With Osteoarthritis. J Phys Act Health, 13(5), 461-466. doi: 10.1123/jpah.2015-0404
  • Plow, M. A., Finlayson, M., Gunzler, D., & Heinemann, A. W. (2015). Correlates of participation in meaningful activities among people with multiple sclerosis. J Rehabil Med, 47(6), 538-545. doi: 10.2340/16501977-1948
  • Pretz, C. R., Kozlowski, A. J., Chen, Y., Charlifue, S., & Heinemann, A. W. (2016). Trajectories of Life Satisfaction Following Spinal Cord Injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2016.04.022
  • Richards, J. S., Bombardier, C. H., Wilson, C. S., Chiodo, A. E., Brooks, L., Tate, D. G., . . . Fann, J. R. (2015). Efficacy of venlafaxine XR for the treatment of pain in patients with spinal cord injury and major depression: a randomized, controlled trial. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 96(4), 680-689. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2014.11.024
  • Semanik, P. A., Lee, J., Song, J., Chang, R. W., Sohn, M. W., Ehrlich-Jones, L. S., . . . Dunlop, D. D. (2015). Accelerometer-monitored sedentary behavior and observed physical function loss. Am J Public Health, 105(3), 560-566. doi: 10.2105/ajph.2014.302270
  • Slavin, M. D., Ni, P., Tulsky, D. S., Kisala, P. A., Heinemann, A. W., Charlifue, S., . . . Jette, A. M. (2016). Spinal Cord Injury-Functional Index/Assistive Technology Short Forms. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2016.03.029
  • Song, J., Lindquist, L. A., Chang, R. W., Semanik, P. A., Ehrlich-Jones, L. S., Lee, J., . . . Dunlop, D. D. (2015). Sedentary Behavior as a Risk Factor for Physical Frailty Independent of Moderate Activity: Results From the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Am J Public Health, 105(7), 1439-1445. doi: 10.2105/ajph.2014.302540
  • Tate, D. G., Forchheimer, M., Bombardier, C. H., Heinemann, A. W., Neumann, H. D., & Fann, J. R. (2015). Differences in quality of life outcomes among depressed spinal cord injury trial participants. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 96(2), 340-348. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2014.09.036
  • Tulsky, D. S., Kisala, P. A., Kalpakjian, C. Z., Bombardier, C. H., Pohlig, R. T., Heinemann, A. W., . . . Choi, S. W. (2015). Measuring depression after spinal cord injury: Development and psychometric characteristics of the SCI-QOL Depression item bank and linkage with PHQ-9. J Spinal Cord Med, 38(3), 335-346. doi: 10.1179/2045772315y.0000000020
  • Tulsky, D. S., Kisala, P. A., Victorson, D., Carlozzi, N., Bushnik, T., Sherer, M., . . . Cella, D. (2016). TBI-QOL: Development and Calibration of Item Banks to Measure Patient Reported Outcomes Following Traumatic Brain Injury. J Head Trauma Rehabil, 31(1), 40-51. doi: 10.1097/htr.0000000000000131
  • Tulsky, D. S., Kisala, P. A., Victorson, D., Tate, D. G., Heinemann, A. W., Charlifue, S., . . . Cella, D. (2015). Overview of the Spinal Cord Injury--Quality of Life (SCI-QOL) measurement system. J Spinal Cord Med, 38(3), 257-269. doi: 10.1179/2045772315y.0000000023

CROR-developed measures

Community Participation Indicators (CPI)

Orthotics Prosthetics User Survey (OPUS)


Peer-reviewed publications


  • Heinemann A. Relationships between NIH Toolbox Cognition and Emotion Measures and Indicators of Participation for Community-Dwelling Persons with Stroke, Spinal Cord Injury and Traumatic Brain Injury. Denver, CO: Paper presented as part of a symposium at the International Neuropsychological Society; 2015.
  • Kolski M, O’Connor A, Van Der Laan K, Lee J, Kozlowski A, Deutsch A. Validation of a pain mechanism classification system (PMCS) in physical therapy practice. Indianapolis, IN: American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting; 2015.
  • Deutsch, A. (2015). Quality measures for inpatient rehabilitation facilities. Rise above: Reaching peak performance. Scottsdale, AZ: 2015 Rehabilitation & Respiratory Care Annual Conference.
  • Burger E, H. L., Heinemann AW. (2015). Development of the orthotic prosthetic users' survey - upper extremity functional status module version 3.0. Lyon, France: Paper presented at the International Society of Prosthetics Orthotics World Congress.
  • Kirby RL, W. L., Cowan R, Presperin J, Pedersen J, Heinemann AW, Dyson-Hudson T, Shea M, Smith C, Rushton PR, Boninger ML. (2015). Relationship between the total percentage scores on the wst-q and objective versions of the wheelchair skills test for manual wheelchair users with sci. Denver, Colorado: Poster presented at the Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America Annual Meeting.
  • Heinemann AW, Chan L. Improving the Quality of Rehabilitation Research Through the Use of Reporting Guidelines. Paper presented at the 9th World Congress of the International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, Berlin, Germany, June 20, 2015.