Student Capstone Project Posters

The research efforts of Doctor of Physical Therapy students culminates in a capstone project. These creative, incisive posters show the students’ work on a wide range of topics, from sports-related concussions to spinal cord injury to dance to pediatrics. Click a poster to download a PDF.

Class of 2018

1. CrossFit: The Characteristics and Occurrence Rates of Sustained Injuries -A Systematic Review


3. Risk Factors for Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injury in Baseball Amateurs and Professionals: A Systematic Review

4. The Role of Therapeutic Alliance in Physical Therapy for Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain: A Systematic Review

5. Measurement Properties of the Central Sensitization Inventory

6. Identifying Risk Factors for First-Episode Neck Pain: A Systematic Review

7. Effectiveness of Physical Therapy Administered Spinal Manipulation for the Treatment of Low Back Pain: An UpdatedSystematic Review of the Literature

8. The Effects of Suspension Devices on Muscle Activation During Exercise: A Systematic Review 

9. Physical Rehabilitation Research in Acute Care Settings of Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review

10. The Necessity for Post-Maneuver Restrictions in the Treatment of Benign Paroxysmal Positioning Vertigo: An Updated Systematic Review of the Literature 

11. The Impact of Wearable Motion Sensing Technology on Physical Activity in Older Adults: A Systematic Review

12. The Efficacy of Treadmill Training on Balance Dysfunction in Individuals with Chronic Stroke: A Systematic Review 

13. The Effect of Exercise in a Pediatric Population with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: A Systematic Review of the Literature

14. Effects of Exercise on Women with Postpartum Depression: A Systematic Review of the Literature

15. Setting the Seat for Better Bicycling: A Systematic Review

16. A Systematic Review of the Effectiveness of Different Learning Strategies within Gross Anatomy Courses: Cadaveric Dissection Versus Alternatives

17. Clinical Decision Making Regarding Lower Extremity Orthotic Intervention for Children with Spastic Cerebral Palsy: Systematic Review 

Past classes

2015 Student Posters

2016 Student Posters

2017 Student Posters