2021 CMSC Annual Meeting

Poster-Rehabilitation Poster

Poster-Rehabilitation Poster

Characterizing the Relationship between Neurological/Mental Health and Physical Activity Levels in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis

Background: Physical activity is one way that persons with multiple sclerosis (MS) (PwMS) can manage disease symptoms and progression....

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Poster-Rehabilitation Poster

Difference in Lower Limb Strength Asymmetry between Fallers and Non-Fallers with Multiple Sclerosis

Background: Lower limb (LL) asymmetry in persons with multiple sclerosis (PwMS) has been associated with decreased balance and abnormal...

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Poster-Rehabilitation Poster

A Review of Participant Characteristics in Theory-Based Physical Activity Behavior Change Programs in MS: Missing the Greatest Potential for Lifelong Benefits

Background: Physical activity may be beneficial for people with multiple sclerosis (MS), but this population is still physically inactive...

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Poster-Rehabilitation Poster

Assessing the Benefits of Using Telehealth in Conjunction with a Fitbit to Improve Walking in Veterans with Multiple Sclerosis

Background: Patients with multiple sclerosis often have limitations with mobility due to fatigue, weakness, and impairments with balance...

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Poster-Rehabilitation Poster

Occupational Therapy Delivered Emotional Regulation Interventions: A Case-Series of Female Patients with Multiple Sclerosis

Background: Emotional health disorders are common in the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) population and can cause significant deficits in quality...

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Poster-Rehabilitation Poster

Validation and Minimal Detectable Change of the Walking While Talking Test As a Measure of Dual-Task Performance in Ambulatory Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis

Background: Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease associated with demyelination of the central nervous system...

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Poster-Rehabilitation Poster

Attitude and Perception of Multiple Sclerosis Patients Toward Exercise

Background: Contrary to the common belief that physical training for Multiple Sclerosis (MS) patients might exacerbate fatigue and provoke...

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A Scoping Review of Task-Oriented Exercise Effects on Motor Function in People with Multiple Sclerosis

Background: Exercise improves cardiorespiratory and musculoskeletal fitness for people with multiple sclerosis (MS). Recent work suggests...

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Poster-Rehabilitation Poster

Needs and Perceptions of a Mobile Application Based on the Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines for Adults with Multiple Sclerosis in the United States

Background: The uptake of the Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines (PAGs) for adults with multiple sclerosis (MS) may be facilitated...

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Poster-Rehabilitation Poster

Contradictory Roles of Exercise Participation: A Qualitative Synthesis

Background: Exercise is becoming increasingly medicalized among populations experiencing disability such as those with multiple sclerosis...

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