Dr. Brenda Brouwer
|My teaching is primarily in the field of motor / movement control.|
Journal Articles in Refereed Journal (Published, or In Press):
|Novak AC, Brouwer B Strength and aerobic requirements during stair ambulation in persons with chronic stroke and healthy adults. Arch Phys Med Rehabilin press
Trachter R, Faris M. Brouwer B, McLean L. Performance on a manual tracking task differentiates individuals at risk of developing carpal tunnel syndrome from those not at risk. J Electromyogr Kinesiol 21:998-1003, 2011
Pruzynski A, Kurtzer I, Nashed J Omrani M, Brouwer B, Scott S. Primary motor cortex underlies multi-joint integration for fast feedback control. Nature 478: 387-90, 2011
Noval AC, Li Q, Yang S, Brouwer B. Mechanical energy transfers across lower limb segments during stair ascent and descent in young and healthy older adults. Gait & Posture 34:384-90, 2011
Reid S, Novak AC, Brouwer B, Costigan PA. Relationship between stair ambulation with and without a handrail and centre of pressure velocities during stair ascent and descent. Gait & Posture 34:529-32, 2011
Novak AC, Brouwer B. Sagittal and frontal lower limb joint moments during stair ascent and descent in young and older adults. Gait & Posture 33:54-60, 2011.
McIntyre N, Rombough R, Brouwer B. Relationships between calf muscle density and muscle strength, mobility and bone status in stroke survivors with subacute and chronic lower limb hemiparesis. J Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions. 10:249-55, 2010.
Novak A, Reid S, Costigan PA, Brouwer B. The biomechanical demands of stair negotiation in older adults (review article). Lower Extremity review 2:48-51, 2010.
Hovington C, Brouwer B. Guided motor imagery: does strategy matter? J Neurorehabil and Neural Repair 24:851-7, 2010
Knorr S, Brouwer B, Garland J. Validity of the community balance and mobility scale in community-dwelling individuals after stroke. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:890-6, 2010.