Peer reviewed publications

  1. Yogev G, Giladi N, Peretz C, Springer S, Simon ES, Hausdorff JM. Dual tasking, gait rhythmicity, and Parkinson’s disease: which aspects of gait are attention demanding? Eur J Neurosci. 2005 Sep;22(5):1248-56.
  2. Hausdorff JM, Yogev G, Springer S, Simon ES, Giladi N. Walking is more like catching than tapping: gait in the elderly as a complex cognitive task. Exp Brain Res. 2005; 164(4):541-8.
  3. Springer S, Giladi N, Peretz C, Yogev G, Simon ES, Hausdorff JM. Dual tasking effects on gait variability: the role of aging, falls, and executive function. Mov Dis. 2006; 21(7):950-7.
  4. Hausdorff, JM., Doniger, G.M., Springer S, Yogev G, Simon, ES, Giladi N. A common cognitive profile in elderly fallers and in patients with Parkinson’s disease: The prominence of impaired executive function and attention. Exp Aging Research. 2006; 32(4):411-29.
  5. Springer S, Khamis S, Laufer Y. Improved ankle and knee control with a dual-channel functional electrical stimulation system in chronic hemiplegia: A case report. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2014;50(2):189-95.
  6. Springer S, Vatine JJ, Lipson R, Wolf A, Laufer Y. Effects of dual-channel functional electrical stimulation on gait performance in patients with hemiparesis. Scientific World Journal. 2012:530906.
  7. Springer S, Vatine JJ, Wolf A, Laufer Y. The effects of dual-channel functional electrical stimulation on stance phase sagittal kinematics in patients with hemiparesis. J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2013; 23(2):476-82.
  8. Springer S, Laufer, Becher M, Vatine JJ. Dual Channel Functional Electrical Stimulation Improvements in Speed-Based Gait Classifications. Clin Interv Aging.2013; 8:271-7.
  9. Springer S, Braun-Benyamin O, Aberaham-Shitreet C, Becher M, Laufer Y. The effect of electrode placement and interphase interval on force production during stimulation of the dorsiflexors muscles. Artificial Organs. 2014;38(11):E142-6.
  10. Springer S, Laufer Y, Elboim-Gabyzon M. Clinical Decision Making for Using Electro-Physical Agents by Physiotherapists, an Israeli Survey. Isr J Health Policy Res. 2015; Jun 15;4:14.
  11. Springer S. Effects of interphase interval and stimulation form on dorsiflexors contraction force. Technol Health Care. 2015; 23(4): 475-483.
  12. Springer S, Gottlieb U, Moran U, Verhovsky G, Yanovich R. The correlation between postural control and upper limb position sense in patients with chronic ankle instability. J of foot and ankle research . 2015; Jun 18;8:23.
  13. Elboim Gabyzon M, Engel-Yeger B, Tresser S, Springer S. Using a virtual reality game to assess goal-directed hand movements in children: A pilot feasibility study. Technology and Health Care. 2015 Aug 28.
  14. Herman G, Nakdimon O, Levinger P, Springer S. The Forward Step-Down Test Evaluation by a Broad Cohort Clinician Agreement. J Sport Rehabil. 2015 Dec 14.
  15. Becher M, Springer S, Braun-Benyamin O, Laufer Y. The effect of an interphase interval on electrically induced dorsiflexion force and fatigue, in subjects with an upper motor neuron lesion. Artif Organs. 2016 Aug;40(8):778-85.
  16. Sompolinsky E, Springer S. Traditional versus Sham Acupuncture for Chronic Low Back Pain- A systematic Israeli J Phys Ther 2016 (Hebrew).
  17. Springer S, Yogev Seligmann G. Validity of the Kinect for Gait Assessment: A Focused Review. Sensors. 2016 Feb 4;16(2).
  18. Springer S, Gottlieb U, Lozin M. Spatiotemporal Gait Parameters as Predictors of Overuse Injuries in Military Training. ScientificWorldJournal. 2016;2016:5939164
  19. Rotem-Lehrer N, M, Singer N, Reshit O, Springer Measuring up to Expectation- Cognitive Bias in Wrist Range of Motion Test. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2016 Oct 30:1-18
  20. Springer S, Khamis S. Effects of Functional Electrical Stimulation on Gait in People with  Multiple Sclerosis – A Systematic Review. Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders. 2017 Apr;13:4-12.
  21. Springer S, Shapiro M. Effects of Modifying Amplitude and Phase Duration on Electrically Induced Contraction Force and Discomfort. Technology and Health Care. 2017 Apr 14.
  22. Springer S, Gottlieb U. Effects of Dual Task and Walking Speed in People with Chronic Ankle Instability. BMC Musculoskeletal 2017 Jul 21;18(1):316.
  23. Springer S, Kelman D, Brand M, Gottlieb U. Knee position sense – does the time interval at the target angle affect position accuracy? Journal of Physical Therapy Science. 2017; 29(10): 1760-1765.
  24. Khamis S, Danino B, Springer S, Ovadia D, Carmeli E. Detecting anatomical leg length discrepancy using the Plug-in-Gait model. Applied Sciences 2017; 7 (9), 926
  25. Gruenwald I, Serefoglu EC, Gollan T, Springer S, Meiry G, Appel B, Shechter A. Transcutaneous neuromuscular electrical stimulation may be beneficial in the treatment of premature ejaculation. Medical Hypotheses. 2017; Nov(109):181-183.
  26. Gov Z, Kafri R, Springer S. Physiotherapy for painful bladder syndrome- a narrative review. Israeli J Phys Ther (Hebrew). Feb 2018
  27. Springer S, Kozol Z, Reznic Z. Ulnar Nerve Conduction Block Using Surface Kilohertz Frequency Alternating Current – A Feasibility Study. Artificial Organs. 2018 March [Epub ahead of print].
  28. Springer S, Friedman I, Ohry A. Thoraco-pelvic assisted movement training to improve gait and balance in elderly fallers: a case series. Clinical Interventions in Aging.  2018; 20; 13:1143-1149
  29. Gottlieb U, Kelman D, Springer S. Evaluation of Two Simple Functional Tests to Predict Attrition from Combat Service in Female Light Infantry Soldiers. Medical Science Monitor. 2018 Dec 22; 24:9334-9341
  30. Levi D, Springer S, Parmet Y, Ovadia D, Ben-Sira D. Acute Muscle Stretching and the ability to maintain posture in females with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation. In press
  31. Springer s. Gleicher H, Hababou H. Attitudes and beliefs about musculoskeletal pain and its association with pain neuroscience knowledge among physiotherapy students in Israel. Isr J Health Policy Res. 2018 7:67
  32. Khamis S, Springer S, Ovadia D, Krimus S, Carmeli E. Measuring dynamic leg length during normal gait. Sensors 2018 18(12), 4191
  33. Shapiro M, Gottlieb U, Springer S. Optimizing neuromuscular electrical stimulation for hand opening. Somatosensory & motor research. 2019 Jan 2;36(1):63-8.
  34. Moran U, Gottlieb U, Gam A, Springer S. Functional electrical stimulation following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a randomized controlled pilot study. Journal of neuroengineering and rehabilitation. 2019 Dec;16(1):89.
  35. Gottlieb U. Springer S.  Translation and Validation of a Hebrew Version of the Western Ontario Shoulder Instability Index. Journal of Orthopedic Surgery and Research. 2019 Aug 1;14(1):245
  36. Shechter A, Serefoglu EC, Gollan T, Springer S, Meiry G, Appel B, Gruenwald I. Transcutaneous functional electrical stimulation- A novel therapy for premature ejaculation: Results of a proof of concept study. International J. of impotence Res. 2019 Sep 30