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Publications

Heidi Prather, DO
Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Vice Chair, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Chief of Section in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
PM&R Musculoskeletal Sports Medicine Fellowship Co-Director
Director of Orthopaedic Spine Center

Selected Publications
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Reviewed Journal Articles

1. Kuiken T, Prather H, Bloom S. Physician awareness of rehabilitation costs. Am J Phys Med Rehabil 1996;75:416-21.

2. Kuiken T, Prather H, A computer education program to improve physician awareness of rehabilitation hospital charges. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 1998;79:910-914.

3. Prather H. Pelvic injuries in the female athlete. Young J (ed) Phys Med Rehabil Clinics of North America. Nov 2000;11:4:805-836.

4. Sullivan WJ, Willick SE, Waree Chira-Adisai, Zuhosky J, Tyburski M, Dreyfuss P, Prather H, Press JM. Incidence of intravascular uptake in lumbar spinal injection procedures. Spine 2000;25:481-486.

5. Prather H, Foye PM, Stiens SA, Wilder RP, Cianca JC. Industrial medicine and acute rehabilitation. Occupational health for special populations. Management of industrial injuries; from causality to case closure. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2002;83:S25-S32.

6. Foye PM, Stitik TP, Marquardt CA, Cianca JC, Prather H. Industrial medicine and acute rehabilitation. Effective medical management of industrial injuries: from causality to case closure. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 02;83:S19-
S24.

7. Prather H, Cianca JC, Marquardt CA, Foye PM. Industrial medicine and acute musculoskeletal rehabilitation. Evaluation and management of the injured worker with a lower-extremity injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2002;83:S16-S18.

8. Foye PM, Cianca JC, Prather H. Industrial medicine and acute musculoskeletal rehabilitation. Cumulative trauma disorders of the upper limb in computer users. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2002;83:S12-S15.

9. Marquardt CA, Cianca JC, Foye PM, Prather H. Industrial medicine and acute musculoskeletal rehabilitation. Acute cervical spine and shoulder injuries in the industrial setting. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2002;83:S7-S11.

10. Prather H, Foye PM, Cianca JC. Industrial medicine and acute musculoskeletal rehabilitation. Diagnosing and managing the injured worker with low back pain. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2002;83:S3-S6.

11. Wong, CA, Scavone BM, Dugan S, Smith JC, Prather H, Ganchiff JN and McCarthy RJ. Incidence of postpartum lumbosacral spine and lower extremity nerve injuries. Amer Coll Obstet Gynec 2003: 101:2; 279-288.

12. Prather H. Sacroiliac joint pain: Practical management. Clin J Sport Med 2003 13: 252-255

13. Fetzer GB, Prather H, Gelberman RH, Clohisy JC. Progressive peroneal nerve palsy in a varus arthritic knee. A case report. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2004: Jul;86-A(7): 1538-40.

14. Prather H, Hunt D. Sacroiliac Joint Pain. Disease-a-Month, December 2004; 50: 670-683

15. Prather H, Hunt D. Issues Unique to the Female Runner. PM&R Clinics of North America 2005: 16;691-709.

16. Prather H, Van Dillen L, Metzler JP, Riew KD, Gilula LA. Prospective Measure of functional and pain improvements in patients with non-neoplastic compression fractures treated with vertebroplasty. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2006 Feb;88(2):334-41.

17. Burnett RS, Della Rocca GJ, Prather H, Curry M, Maloney WJ, Clohisy JC. Clinical Presentation of Patients with Tears of Acetabular Labrum. J Bone Joint Surg. Am. 2006 Jul;88(7):1448-57.

18. George JW, Tepe R, Busold D, Keuss S, Prather H, Skaggs C. The effects of active release technique on carpal tunnel patients: A pilot study. Journal of Chiropractic Medicine. Winter 2006;4(5):119-122.

19. Skaggs CD, Prather H, Gross G, George JW, Thompson PA, Nelson DM: Back and pelvic pain in an underserved United States pregnant population: A preliminary descriptive survey. J of Manipulative and Physiol Ther. 2007 Feb;30(2):130-134.

20. Prather H, Spitznagle TM, Dugan SA. Recognizing and Treating Pelvic Pain and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction. Phys Med Rehab Clin N Am. 2007 Aug;18(3):477-496.

21. Hunt D, Clohisy J, Prather H. Acetabular Labral Tears of the Hip in Woman. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am. 2007 Aug;18(3):497-520.

22. Prather H, Hunt D, Watson JO, Gilula LA. Conservative Care for Patients with Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fractures. Phys Med Rehab Clin N Am. 2007 Aug;18(3):577-591.

23. Prather H, Watson JO, Gilula LA. Nonoperative management of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures. Injury. 2007 Sep:38 Suppl 3:S40-S48.

24. Clohisy JC, Knaus ER, Hunt DM, Lesher JM, Harris-Hayes M, Prather H. Clinical Presentation of Patients with Symptomatic Anterior Hip Impingement. CORR, 2009 Mar;467(3):638-44.

25. Prather H, Dugan S, Fitzgerald C, Hunt D. Review of Anatomy, Evaluation, and Treatment of Musculoskeletal Pelvic Floor Pain in Women. PM&R. 2009 April;1(4):346-358.

26. Teefy SA, Peterson B, Prather H. Point/Counterpoint: Shoulder Ultrasound vs. MRI for rotator cuff pathology. PM&R. 2009 May;1(5):490-495.

27. Prather H, Hunt D, Steger-May K, Harris Hayes M, Knaus E, Clohisy J. Inter-rater Reliability of Three Musculoskeletal Physical Examination Techniques Used to Assess Motion in Three Planes While Standing. PM&R. 2009 Jul;1(7);629-35.

28. Prather H, Hunt D, Fournie A, Clohisy JC. Early Intra-Articular Hip Disease Presenting with Posterior Pelvic and Groin Pain. PM&R. 2009 Sep;1(9):809-15.

Invited Publications

1. Geraci MA, Alleva JT, Prather H. Manipulation under anesthesia. Phys Med Rehabil Clinics of North America. Stanton D, Mein EA.(eds) 1996:7:4; 897-913.

2. Prather H, Margherita A. Psychology and Exercise in the Female. In Women in Sports and Exercise. Moore LC (ed). Symposium of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons June 1999:439-449.

3. Prather H. Pelvis and sacral dysfunction in sports and exercise. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 2000 Nov;11(4):805-836.

4. Prather H. Sacroiliac joint pain. SpineLine July/August 2000: 6-13.

5. Prather H, Hunt D. Sacroiliac Joint Pain. Disease-a-Month, December 2004; 50: 670-683

Abstracts

1. Frank L, Prather H, Ito V. Rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury sustained during pregnancy. Arch Phys Med Rehab 1993;74:1281.

2. Prather H, Young JL. Shoulder pain – wheelchair racer. Med Sci in Sports & Exercise 1995;27:S157.

3. Prather H, Sullivan WJ, Willick SE, Press JM. Previous history of head injury reported by school – aged athletes at sports participation physicals. Med Sci in Sports & Exercise 1998;30:S157.

4. Akuthota V, Willick SE, Prather H. Posterior knee pain in a runner. Med Sci in Sports & Exercise 1999;31:S291.

5. Devney J, Khader S, Prather H. Thoracic outlet syndrome involving vascular and neurogenic components in a professional violinist. Arch Phys Med and Rehab 2000;76:S1230.

6. Fotopoulos CL, Prather H, Clohisy J. “Groin Pain in a Wrestler” Medicine and Science In Sports and Exercise. May 2004, Volume 36, Number 5. Pg. S105-S106. Presented at the ACSM June 2004.

7. Fetzer GB, Prather H, Gelberman RH, Clohisy JC. Progressive peroneal nerve palsy in a varus arthritic knee. A case report. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2004 Jul;86-A(7): 1538-40.
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8. Skaggs CD, Prather H, Gross G, Dean D, Nelson DM. Documentation and Classification of Musculoskeletal Pain in Pregnancy. Research Agenda Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada 2004.

9. Skaggs CD, Gross G, Ducar D, Thompson PA, Nelson DM. A Comprehensive Musculoskeletal Management Program Reduces Pain and Disability in Pregnancy. 5th Interdisciplinary World Congress On Low Back and Pelvic Pain. Melbourne, Australia 2004.

10. Skaggs CD, Prather H, Gross G, Thompson PA, Nelson DM. Back and Pelvic Pain in Pregnancy: Implications of a Negative Impact on Quality of Life. 5th Interdisciplinary World Congress On Low Back and Pelvic Pain. Melbourne, Australia 2004.

11. Burnett RS, Della Rocca GJ, Prather H, Curry M, Maloney WJ, Clohisy JC. Clinical Presentation of Patients with Tears of Acetabular Labrum. AAOS, March 2006.

12. Clohisy JC, Hunt D, Prather H. Early, Symptomatic Acetabular Dysplasia: Are we making the Diagnosis? Mid-America Orthopaedic Association. Boca Raton, Florida, April 2007.

13. Prather H, Hunt D, Hinkle S, Clohisy JC. Early Intra-articular Hip Pathology Presenting With Posterior Pelvic and Groin Pain. Interdisciplinary Congress on Low Back and Pelvic Pain. Barcelona, Spain, November 2007.

14. Nunley R, Hunt D, Prather H, Shoenecker P, Clohisy J. Early, Symtomatic Acetabular Dysplasia: Are we making the diagnosis? American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, San Francisco, California, February 2008.

15. Clohisy J; Hunt D; Hinkle S; Schoenecker P; Prather H, Young Adults with Hip Disorders have Disease-specific Alterations in Step Activity. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, San Francisco, California

16. Carlisle JC, Zebala L, Shia D, Hunt D, Morgan P, Prather H, Wright RW, Clohisy JC. Intraobserver and interobserver reliability in the assessment of plain radiographs in the adult hip. Poster Presentation, Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, 26th Annual Meeting, Championsgate, FL, April 16-20, 2008.

17. Hunt D, Prather H, Clohisy J, Harris MH. What is the Efficacy of Non-operative Treatment for Early, Intra-articular Hip Disease? Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, 26th Annual Meeting, Championsgate, FL, April 16-20, 2008

18. Lynnette Khoo-Summers, MSPT; Devyani Hunt, MD; Heidi Prather, DO; Linda Van Dillen, PT, PhD, Hip lateral rotation and first position: to measure in prone or not to measure in prone, that is the question. International Association of Dance Medicine, October 2008, Cleveland, OH

19. Lynnette Khoo-Summers, MSPT; Devyani Hunt, MD; Heidi Prather, DO; Linda Van Dillen, PT, PhD, Measurement of tibiofemoral rotation and the relationship of tibiofemoral rotation to first position turnout. International Association of Dance Medicine, October 2008, Cleveland, OH.

20. Nunley RM, Hunt D, Prather H, Shoenecker P, Clohisy JC. Symptomatic Acetabular Dysplasia in the Young Adult: Are we making the diagnosis? American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2009 Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

Book Chapters

1. Prather H, Press JM, Young JL. Physical medicine and rehabilitation and approaches to pain management. In: Essentials of Pain Medicine and Regional Anesthesia. Benzon HT, Raja RN, Molloy RE, Borsook D, Molloy RE, Strichartz G (eds) Churchill Livingstone, Philadelphia, 1999.

2. Prather H. Pelvis and Hip injuries in the female athlete. In: Women’s Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation. Swedan, N (eds) Aspen Publishers, Maryland, 2001, p. 35-43.

3. Prather H. Musculoskeletal evaluation for pelvic pain. In: Female Pelvic Pain. Carlin B, Leong FC (eds) Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York, 2002, p. 241-262.

4. Prather H, Stanos SP, Press JM, Young JL. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Approaches to Pain Management. In: Second Edition of Essentials of Pain Medicine and Regional Anesthesia. Benson HT, Raja N, Molloy RE, Liu SS, Fishman SM. (eds) Churchill Livingstone, Philadelphia, 2005, 1999, p. 197-202.

5. Prather H, Metzler J. Gymnastics and Spine Injuries In ( eds) Lennard TA, Crabtree HM. Spine in Sports. Elsevier Mosby, Philadelphia, 2005. pp. 165-184.

6. Prather H, Skaggs CD. Sacroiliac Joint Rehabilitation and Manipulation In (eds) Slipman C, Simeone F, Derby R. Interventional Spine: an algorithmic approach. Elsevier Ltd.Sacroiliac joint evaluation and treatment. 2006.

7. Prather H, Hunt D. Sacroiliac Joint Pain. In (eds) Guanch C and Meyers W. Hip and Pelvic Injuries in Sports Medicine. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkens, Philadelphia. In press February 2009.

8. Prather H , Hunt D. Hip Labral Injury. In (eds) Micheo W. Common Problems in Rehabilitation Medicine: Musculoskeletal, Sport and Occupational Medicine. Demos Medical Publishing, New York. In press January 2009.

9. Prather H, Hunt D. Sacroiliac Joint Pain. In (eds) Micheo W. Common Problems in Rehabilitation Medicine: Musculoskeletal, Sport and Occupational Medicine. Demos Medical Publishing, New York. In press January 2009.

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