Ontario Neurological Rehabilitation: Home Care Neuro-Physiotherapy

Our Research

List of our research publication

Our team at the Ontario Neurological Rehabilitation believes in translation of research into
clinical physiotherapy practice to enhance patient recovery.

Paediatric Neurology/ Vestibular Rehabilitation

1. Rajendran V, Roy FG, Jeevanantham D. A preliminary randomized controlled study on the effectiveness of vestibular-specific neuromuscular training in children with hearing impairment. Clin Rehabil. 2013 May;27(5):459-67. doi: 10.1177/0269215512462909. Epub 2012 Oct 16. PMID: 23076993.

2. Jeevanantham D, Dyszuk E, Bartlett D. The Manual Ability Classification System: A Scoping Review. Pediatr Phys Ther. 2015 Fall;27(3):236-41. doi: 10.1097/PEP.0000000000000151. PMID: 26020598.

3. Jeevanantham D, Bartlett D. Perspectives on classification of selected childhood neurodisabilities based on a review of literature. Dev Neurorehabil. 2017 May;20(4):194- 206. doi: 10.3109/17518423.2016.1139009. Epub 2016 Apr 8. PMID: 27057781.

4. Jeevanantham D. Classifying the manual abilities of young children with cerebral palsy. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2017 Jan;59(1):11. doi: 10.1111/dmcn.13186. Epub 2016 Jun 10. PMID: 27283983.

5. Jeevanantham D. Application of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health – Children and Youth in Children With Cerebral Palsy. Indian Pediatr. 2016 Sep 8;53(9):805-810. doi: 10.1007/s13312-016-0935-8. Epub 2016 Jun 1. PMID: 27395840.

6. Jeevanantham D, Bartlett D. Subgrouping children with cerebral palsy from a broader perspective using two methods. Physiother Theory Pract. 2018 Jun;34(6):453-463. doi: 10.1080/09593985.2017.1422163. Epub 2018 Feb 5. PMID: 29400608.

7. Rajendran V, Roy FG. An overview of motor skill performance and balance in hearing impaired children. Ital J Pediatr. 2011 Jul 14;37:33. doi: 10.1186/1824-7288-37-33. PMID: 21756300; PMCID: PMC3143087.

8. Rajendran V, Roy FG, Jeevanantham D. Postural control, motor skills, and health- related quality of life in children with hearing impairment: a systematic review. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2012 Apr;269(4):1063-71. doi: 10.1007/s00405-011-1815-4. Epub 2011 Nov 5. PMID: 22057941.

9. Rajendran V, Roy FG. Comparison of health related quality of life of primary school deaf children with and without motor impairment. Ital J Pediatr. 2010 Nov 12;36:75. doi: 10.1186/1824 7288-36-75. PMID: 21070679; PMCID: PMC2997090.

10. Rajendran V, Roy FG, Jeevanantham D. Reliability of pediatric reach test in children with hearing impairment. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2012 Jun;76(6):901-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2012.02.068. Epub 2012 Mar 24. PMID: 22445800.

11. Rajendran V, Roy, F. G. Motor development and postural control evaluation of children with sensorineural hearing loss: a review of three inexpensive assessment tools-PBS, TGMD-2, and P-CTSIB. Iran J Child Neurol 2010; 4 (4):7-12.

12. Loveneet, Rajendran V, Sethi J. Effect of Acquire C on upper extremity function in children with cerebral palsy. IJPOT, 2011; 5 (2): 181-183.

13. Rajendran V, Physiotherapist and Hearing impaired children. International Journal of Therapies and Rehabilitation Research. 2012; 1 (1): 2-3.

14. Beri A, Rajendran V. Reliability of PedsQL Neuromuscular module in assessing health related quality of life in children with Down syndrome. International Journal of Therapies and Rehabilitation Research. 2012; 1 (1): 6-1

Oncology
1. Jeevanantham D, Rajendran V, Tremblay L, Larivière C, Knight A. Evidence-based guidelines for physiotherapy management of patients with multiple myeloma: study protocol. Syst Rev. 2018 Aug 16;7(1):118. doi: 10.1186/s13643-018-0785-7. PMID: 30111363; PMCID: PMC6094887.

2. Jeevanantham D, Rajendran V, McGillis Z, Tremblay L, Larivière C, Knight A. Mobilization and Exercise Intervention for Patients With Multiple Myeloma: Clinical Practice Guidelines Endorsed by the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. Phys Ther. 2021 Jan 4;101(1):pzaa180. doi: 10.1093/ptj/pzaa180. PMID: 32975563; PMCID: PMC7781094.

Adult Neurology
1. Rajendran V, Jeevanantham D, Larivière C, Singh RJ, Zeman L, Papuri P. Effectiveness of self-administered mirror therapy on upper extremity impairments and function of acute stroke patients: study protocol. Trials. 2021 Jul 9;22(1):439. doi: 10.1186/s13063-021-05380-9. PMID: 34243808; PMCID: PMC8268536.

2. Rajendran V, M.K Nandhakumar. A comparative study of conventional gait training vs. conventional and treadmill gait training in sub-acute stroke Patients. Indian Journal of Physiotherapy and occupational therapy. 2009; 3(4): 58-62.

3. Kang M, Rajendran V, Amitpuri. Effect of home based constraint induced movement therapy on upper extremity function in stroke patients. IJPOT, 2009; 3(4): 24-27.

4. Kaur, J, C. B., Senthilkumar; Rajendran V. Efficacy of Motor Relearning Programme on Physical Performance and Weight Bearing on the Lower Limbs in Sitting Position in Post Stroke Hemiparetic Subjects. IJPOT, Oct-Dec2011, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p77 82.

5. Jeevanantham D, Rajendran V. Advanced Practice Physiotherapy in Neurology in Canada. Canadian Physiotherapy Association- Physiotherapy Practice, May 2022.

Geriatrics
1. Rajendran V, Jeevanantham D, Falk D. Effectiveness of Weekend Physiotherapy on Geriatric In Patients Physical Function. Gerontol Geriatr Med. 2022 May 4;8:23337214221100072. doi: 10.1177/23337214221100072. PMID: 35529693; PMCID: PMC9073106.

2. Rajendran V, Jeevanantham D. Assessment of Physical function in geriatric oncology based on the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health, Accepted for publication, Dec 2015, Current Geriatrics Reports.

3. Rajendran V, Jeevanantham D. The Elderly Mobility Scale. Journal of Acute Care Physical therapy, 2016; 7 (1): 3-4.

4. Sunil Bhatia, Rajendran V, Mamta Shankar. Comparison of Lower Limb and Trunk Muscle Strength Training on Balance in Elderly Population. IJPOT, 2009; 3 (4): 39-43.

5. Deepa.J, Mohanty, Pattnaik, Rajendran V. Effect of 12 weeks of weight bearing aerobic and non- weight bearing aerobic exercise in overweight and obese individuals.  IJPOT, 2011; 5 (1): 47-51.