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Dan Nemet

obesity is now recognized as a worldwide epidemic, and major efforts are made to prevent and treat it. The mechanisms responsible for the continuing increase in childhood obesity are not yet completely understood. However, weight gain clearly results from an imbalance between energy intake and energy

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Jennifer M. Medina McKeon and Patrick O. McKeon

rehabilitation for dizziness and imbalance following concussion: a critically appraised topic . Int J Athl Ther Train . 2019 ; 24 ( 3 ). doi:10.1123/ijatt.2018-0007 4. Booth M , Powell J , McKeon PO , Medina McKeon JM . Vestibular rehabilitation therapy for management of concussion: a critically

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Sajad Bagherian, Nader Rahnama, Erik A. Wikstrom, Micheal A. Clark and Faroogh Rostami

center of gravity anteriorly and allow a more upright position during the maneuver. 7 , 16 However, hip muscle imbalances can also cause knee valgus and the heel lift did not completely eliminate knee valgus compensations. These findings may suggest that both lower leg and hip muscle imbalances need to

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Gareth J. Jones, Katie Misener, Per G. Svensson, Elizabeth Taylor and Moonsup Hyun

sport organizations may not fully utilize IORs to their maximum potential ( Misener & Doherty, 2013 ). Previous research has focused primarily on interorganizational dynamics and power imbalances that encumber IOR formation and management (e.g.,  Babiak & Thibault, 2009 ; Barnes, Cousens, & MacLean

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Melissa Theige and Shannon David

apprehension, and (3) desire to preserve hip function. Intervention investigated All 4 patients underwent a 3-phase physical therapy protocol. Phase 1 addressed pain control, core stabilization, and movement pattern correction. Phase 2 focused on restoring ROM and correcting muscle strength imbalances. Phase 3

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Christopher Kevin Wong, Lizbeth Conway, Grant Fleming, Caitlin Gopie, Dara Liebeskind and Stephen Xue

reduced knee and hip-flexion muscle imbalance. Grade 3 lumbar rotation mobilization significantly improved hip-flexor strength, but not hopping distance. Implications for Practice, Education, and Future Research This critically appraised topic included randomized controlled trials that investigated people

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Atsushi Makimoto, Yoko Sano, Satoru Hashizume, Akihiko Murai, Yoshiyuki Kobayashi, Hiroshi Takemura and Hiroaki Hobara

imbalance between braking and propulsive impulses suggests that participants in the present study slightly accelerated during the trials. Although no statistically significant differences were found between limbs for propulsive impulse, but the moderate effect size (ES = 0.57) suggests that prosthetic limb

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Sebastian Altfeld, Paul Schaffran, Jens Kleinert and Michael Kellmann

consumes half of a 40-hour working week excluding the preparation of practice/competitions and administrative tasks. According to the model of professional gratification ( Siegrist, 2002 ), demands of a job are experienced as stressful as soon as the received rewards are imbalance with effort. Rewards

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Paul J. Read, Jon L. Oliver, Gregory D. Myer, Mark B.A. De Ste Croix and Rhodri S. Lloyd

literature to examine the magnitude of between-limb differences in commonly used tests that measure neuromuscular control. Elite male youth soccer players have shown isokinetic strength imbalances of the hamstrings and quadriceps combined with reduced dominant leg hip range of motion ( 8 , 17 ). Kinetic

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Abby L. Cheng, John A. Merlo, Devyani Hunt, Ted Yemm, Robert H. Brophy and Heidi Prather

pattern can be present during the single-leg squat phase of a sprint on the soccer field and while descending stairs, and excessive repetition of either activity can result in musculoskeletal pain if performed incorrectly. In the absence of biomechanical imbalances, even in the setting of rapid skeletal