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Health and Human Services Building
Julie Jepsen Thomas, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA
|Recent Selected Publications:
Cipriani, D., Hensen, F., McPeck, D., Kubec, G., Thomas, J.J. (in press). Rating scale analysis and psychometric
Thomas, J.J., Shuford, D.M., Duke, J.C., & Cipriani, D.J. (2007). Development and psychometric properties of the Caregiver Self-Efficacy Scale. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 88, 481-488.
Fuller, H. M., Thomas, J.J., & Rice, M.S. (2006). The effects of perceived risk on performance during an upper extremity transporting and placing task in persons with a cerebral vascular accident. American Journal of Occupational Therapy. 60, 379-387.
Thomas, J.J. & Kopp Miller, B. (July 11, 2005). The PROMISE Institute: An opportunity for interdisciplinary
Brown Tebben, A., & Thomas, J.J. (2004). Trowels labeled ergonomic vs. standard design: Preferences and effects on wrist range of motion during a gardening occupation. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 58, 317-323. This article was featured in the Harvard Health Letter, (2006) 31(6), p. 7 "Get a good grip while toiling in the soil: Ergonomic tools for gardeners are not what they're cracked up to be".
Rahman, N., Thomas, J.J. & Rice, M.S.(2003). The relationship between hand strength and the forces
King, S., Thomas, J.J., Rice, M.S. (2003). The immediate and short-term effects of a wrist extension orthosis on upper extremity kinematics and range of shoulder motion. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 57, 517-524.
Nelson, D.L., & Thomas, J.J. (2003). Occupational form, occupational performance, and a conceptual framework for therapeutic occupation. In P. Kramer, J. Hinojosa, & C. Royeen (Eds.), Perspectives on human occupation. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins.
Thomas, J.J., & Rice, M.S. (2002). Perceived risk and its effects on quality of movement in occupational performance of well-elderly individuals. OTJR: Occupation, Participation and Health, 22, 104-110.
Collier, S., Thomas, J.J. (2002). Range of motion at the wrist: A comparison of four wrist extension orthoses and the free hand. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 56, 180-184.
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