Original Articles
The Reliability of Smartphone and Goniometric Measurements of Hip Range of Motion
1. The Reliability of Smartphone and Goniometric Measurements of Hip Range of Motion

Elizabeth S Norris; Emily Wright; Shannon Sims; Megan Fuller; Kurt Neelly

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2016, Pages 77-84

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2016.41104

Abstract
  Background: Range of motion is an essential component of the hip examination.  Handling issues with the goniometer often create challenges when measuring hip passive range of motion ...  Read More
Original Articles
An evaluation of the correlation between the free moments applied on the lower extremity and the knee extensor mechanism force in pronated foot subjects during the stance phase of gait
2. An evaluation of the correlation between the free moments applied on the lower extremity and the knee extensor mechanism force in pronated foot subjects during the stance phase of gait

Farzaneh Yazdani; Mohsen Razeghi; Samaneh Ebrahimi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2016, Pages 85-90

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2016.41105

Abstract
  Background: Due to the rotatory nature of the excessive subtalar pronation and the possible impairment of the tibial rotation-knee flexion mechanism, changes of the free moment (FM) ...  Read More
Original Articles
Comparing the effects of balance training with and without cognitive tasks on the quality of life and balance performance in community-dwelling older adults: a single-blind randomized clinical trial
3. Comparing the effects of balance training with and without cognitive tasks on the quality of life and balance performance in community-dwelling older adults: a single-blind randomized clinical trial

Ehsan Sinaei; Fahimeh Kamali; Ahmadreza Nematollahi; Zahra Etminan

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2016, Pages 91-96

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2016.41106

Abstract
  Background: Aging process can deteriorate the ability to maintain balance, specifically under dual-task conditions. Thus far, different methods of exercises therapy have been applied ...  Read More
Original Articles
Comparison of the immediate effects of modified and routine warm-ups on knee joint function and dynamic balance in athletes
4. Comparison of the immediate effects of modified and routine warm-ups on knee joint function and dynamic balance in athletes

Mohsen Razeghi; Elham Hamoule

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2016, Pages 97-102

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2016.41107

Abstract
  Background: Warm-up before a sport activity is the most common preventive measure to reduce the incidences and severity of injuries during sport activities. This study investigated ...  Read More
Original Articles
Relationship between a child’s cognitive skills andthe inclusion of age appropriate toys in the home environment
5. Relationship between a child’s cognitive skills andthe inclusion of age appropriate toys in the home environment

Somayeh Kavousipor; Fariba Golipour; Mahshid Hekmatnia

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2016, Pages 103-108

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2016.41108

Abstract
  Background: With respect to the significance of toys, playing, and the home environment on children’s development, the present study investigates the relationship between gross motor ...  Read More