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Research and Publications



Dr. Fatma Hegazy,


Validation of Normalized Truncated Navicular Height as a clinical assessment measure of static foot posture to determine flatfoot in Children and Adolescents: A cross sectional study. The Foot (Accepted for publication on 28th February , 2018)

Biodex balance training versus conventional balance training for children with spastic diplegia. Journal of Taibah University Medical Sciences,2017; 12(6), 534-540.

Reliability of normalized truncated navicular height in assessment of static foot posture in children (6–12 years). European Journal of Physiotherapy, 2017, DOI:10.1080/21679169.2017.1422016

Sensitivity and Specificity of Normalized Truncated Navicular Height in Assessment of Static Foot Posture in Children Aged 6-12 Years. Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal (Accepted for publication on 1st November 2017).

The Effect of Low Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound Therapy on Osseointegration and Marginal Bone Loss Around Dental Implants. Journal of Hard Tissue Biology, 2017, 26(4), 323-330.

Efficacy of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy on Cerebral Palsy Children, WCPT Congress, Cape Town, 2017.



Dr. Lori Marie Walton: 


Walton LM, Asumbrado R, Behrens MA, and Machamer L (2018).  Relationship     between Nutrition (REAP), Exercise (VSAQ), and Prementstrual Syndrome Severity (PSST):  Correlation, cross-sectional, purposive sample of 75 females         ages 18-55.  Journal of Rehabilitation Research, Pending publication, Spring      2018.


Walton LM,  Hernandez M, Krivak G, Buddy C, Caceras R, & Machamer L  (2018). The effect of a 12-week nutrition and exercise program on pelvic pain      (PFDI), incontinence (IIQ-7), health related quality of life (SF-36) and       nutritional intake for prenatal and postpartum women: A bilingual study in Spanish and English. Pending publication, Spring 2018.


Walton L (2018).  Health and Human Rights of Syrian Refugee Women and Children:  UN Convention on Refugees Revisited.  Journal of Health Ethics. Accepted for publication, Spring 2018.          


Walton L, Schbley B, Zaaeed N, Muvuti F, and Milliner S (2017).  Validity and Reliability of a Newly Developed Screening Tool for Intimate Partner Violence:  Utilization in Physical Therapy Practice.  International Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.


Walton L (2017).  The Effects of Bias Based Bullying on health, education, and  cognitive-social-emotional outcomes in children with minority backgrounds:     Comprehensive Public Health Intervention Solutions.  Journal of Immigrant and             Minority Health.


Dr. Ibrahim Mustafa,


Moustafa, I. M., Diab, A. A., & Harrison, D. E. (2017). The effect of normalizing the sagittal

cervical configuration on dizziness, neck pain, and cervicocephalic kinesthetic sensibility: a 1-year randomized controlled study. European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, 53(1), 57–71.


Diab, A. A. M., & Moustafa, I. M. (2013). The efficacy of lumbar extension traction for sagittal alignment in mechanical low back pain: A randomized trial. Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, 26(2), 213–220.


Diab, A. A., & Moustafa, I. M. (2012). Lumbar lordosis rehabilitation for pain and lumbar segmental motion in chronic mechanical low back pain: a randomized trial. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, 35(4), 246–53.


Diab, A. A., & Moustafa, I. M. (2012). The efficacy of forward head correction on nerve root function and pain in cervical spondylotic radiculopathy: a randomized trial. Clinical Rehabilitation, 26(4), 351–361.


Diab, R. H., Hamed, R. H., & Mustafa, I. M. (2016). EFFICACY OF MCKENZIE PROTOCOL ON NON-SPECIFIC NECK PAIN. Int J Physiother Res, 4(5), 1631–38.


Dr. Tamer Shousha,

Effect of Mechanical Low Back Pain on Postural Balance and Fall Risk.

Indian Journal of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy. Vol 7(3): July-September



Impact of a Single Bout of High-Intensity Arm Ergometer Exercise on Ventilatory

Function .JOKULL. Vol 63, No. 6; June 2013.


Long-term effect of high-intensity laser therapy in the treatment of patients with

chronic low back pain: a randomized blinded placebo-controlled trial. Lasers in

Medical Science. Vol 29(3); November 2013.


Evaluation of Postural Stability in Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome Patients.

Indian Journal of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy. Vol 8, No.2; April-June



The Effect of Pain Severity on Postural Stability and Dynamic Limits of Stability in Chronic Low Back Pain. Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation. Vol 30, No.5; October 2017.


Dr. Kalyana Reddy,

Bhat, A., K. Chakravarthy and B.K. Rao, Chest physiotherapy techniques in neurological intensive care units of India: A survey. Indian J Crit Care Med, 2014. 18(6): p. 363-8.

Bhat A, Chakravarthy K, Rao BK. Mobilization of patients in neurological Intensive Care Units of India: A survey. Indian J Crit Care Med 2016;20:337-4

Samosawala NR, Vaishali K, Kalyana BC. Measurement of muscle strength with handheld dynamometer in Intensive Care Unit. Indian J Crit Care Med 2016; 20:21-6.

Shah, A, Chakravarthy Kalyana, Maiya A, Vora V, GopeeM ., Epicardial adipose tissue thickness in young Indian overweight and obese individuals. Ann Med Health Sci Res, 2014. 4(Suppl 1): p. S56-7.

Snehil Dixit, Kalyana Chakravarthy, Jaya Shanker Tedla., Comparison of two walk tests in determining the claudication distance in patients suffering from peripheral arterial occlusive disease. Advanced Biomedical Research, 2015. 4.

Mehrotra, Anupam and Chakravarthy Kalyana and Hazari, Animesh and Kumar, Sampath A (2016) Correlation of three bioelectric method with skin fold thickness in body fat measurement in Indian obese. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, 7 (4). pp. 678-683. ISSN 0975-8585


Ms. Veena Laxman,


Hasan H, Attlee A, Raigangar V, Madkour, M, Awadallah S. (2016). Proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) and Metabolic syndrome components among young adult females in the United Arab Emirates. Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & Reviews (Accepted for publication)

· Hawamdeh S, Raigangar V. Qualitative interviewing: methodological challenges in Arab settings. Nurse Researcher.2014; 21, 3, 27-31.

· Bani-Issa WA, Halabi JO, Abdullah AR, Hasan HA, Raigangar VL. Prevalence and risk factors for incontinence among Emirati women with diabetes. J Transcult Nurs. 2014 Jan;25(1):42-50. doi: 10.1177/1043659613503873. Epub 2013 Sep 26.

· Abdullah A, Hasan H, Raigangar V, Bani-Issa W.(2012) " C-Peptide versus insulin: relationships with risk biomarkers of cardiovascular disease in metabolic syndrome in young Arab females". Int J Endocrinol. 2012;2012:420792. Epub 2012 Aug 1. (doi:10.1155/2012/420792)

· Abdullah A, Hasan H, Raigangar V (2011) "C – Peptide as a marker of cardiometabolic syndrome in young non diabetic females" Journal of Diabetes, Abstracts of the 4th International congress on prediabetes and metabolic syndrome, Madrid, Spain.