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William Hanney

William Hanney

, B.S., M.P.T., D.P.T., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor - Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
Health Professions

Professional Links


Affiliations

  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • National Athletic Traininers Association
  • American Academy of Manual Physical Therapists
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association
  • Florida Physical Therapy Association

    • Research

    Research

    Peer Reviewed Publications

    *Underline denotes student authors mentored by WJH

    1. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Pabian PS, Cheatham SW, Schoenfeld B, Salamh PA. Endurance Times of the Thoracolumbar Musculature: Reference Values for Female Recreational Resistance Training Participants. J Strength Cond Research. (IN PRESS)
    2. Slater J, Kolber MJ, Schellhase KC, Patel CK, Rothschild CE, Liu X, Hanney WJ.  The influence of exercise on perceived pain and disability in patients with lumbar spinal stenosis:  a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.  Am J Lifestyle Med. (doi: 10.1177/1559827615571510) (IN PRESS)
    3. Beckett S, Seidelman L, Hanney WJ, Liu X, Rothschild CE. (2015) Incidence of musculoskeletal injury amongst collegiate marching band and color guard members.  Med Probl Perform Art. 30(2):106-10.
    4. Kolber MJ, Cheatham S, Hanney WJ, Otero E, Kreymer B, Salamh PA. (2015) Training Considerations for Individuals with Femoral Acetabular Impingement.  Strength Cond J. 37(3):35-47.
    5. Rajguru P, Kolber MJ, Garcia A, Smith MT, Patel CK, Hanney WJ. (2015)  Use of mindfulness meditation in management of chronic pain:  a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.  Am J Lifestyle Med. 9(3):176-184.  doi: 10.1177/1559827614522580
    6. Salamh PA, Kolber MJ, Hanney WJ. (2015) Effect of scapular stabilization during horizontal adduction stretching on passive internal rotation and posterior shoulder tightness in young women volleyball athletes:  a randomized controlled trial. Arch Phys Med Rehab.  96(2):349-356.
    7. Kolber MJ, Salamh PA, Hanney WJ. (2014) Response to commentary on "Clinimetric evaluation of the disabilities of the arm, shoulder and hand (DASH) and QuickDASH questionnaires for patients with shoulder disorders. Phs Ther Rev. 19(6):447.
    8. Cheatham SW, Hanney WJ, Salamh P, Kolber MJ.  (2014) Adductor related groin pain in the athlete. Phys Ther Rev.  19(5):328-337
    9. Perkins K,Hanney WJ, Rothschild CE.  (2014) The risks and benefits of running barefoot or in minimalist shoes: a systematic review.  Sports Health. 6(6):475-480 doi: 10.1177/1941738114546846
    10. Salamh PA, Kolber MJ, Cheatham SW, Hanney WJ, Singh H.  (2014) Post-rehabilitation considerations following reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.  Strength Cond J.  36(4): 23-33.
    11. Salamh PA, Kolber MJ, Hanney WJ. (2014) Response to commentary on "Clinimetric evaluation of the disabilities of the arm, shoulder and hand (DASH) and QuickDASH questionnaires for patients with shoulder disorders. Phs Ther Rev. 2014; 19(4):288.
    12. Hanney WJ, George SZ, Kolber MJ, Young I, Salamh, PA, Cleland JA. (2014) Inter-rater reliability of select physical examination procedures in patients with neck pain.  Physiother Theory Pract. 30(5): 345-352. doi: 10.3109/09593985.2013.870267)
    13. Kolber MJ, Salamh PA, Hanney WJ, Cheng MS. (2014) Clinimetric evaluation of the disabilities of the arm, shoulder, and hand (DASH) and Quick DASH questionnaire for patients with shoulder disorders. Phys Ther Rev. 19(3): 163-173.
    14. Cheatham SW, Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ.  (2014) Rehabilitation of a 23-year old male after right knee arthroscopy and open reconstruction of the medial patellofemoral ligament with a tibialis anterior allograft.  Int J Sports Phys Ther. 9(2):208-221.
    15. Kolber MJ, Cheatham SW, Salamh PA, Hanney WJ. (2014) Characteristics of shoulder impingement in the recreational weight-training population.  J Strength Cond Res.  28(4):1081-9.  doi: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000000250.
    16. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, George SZ, Young I, Patel C, Cleland JA. (2013) Development of a preliminary clinical prediction rule to identify patients with neck pain that may benefit from a standardize program of stretching and muscle performance exercise. Int J Sports Phys Ther. 8(6): 756-776.
    17. Diaz AM, Kolber MJ, Patel CK, Pabian PS, Rothschild CE, Hanney WJ.  (2013) The efficacy of yoga as an intervention for chronic low back pain:  a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.  Am J Lifestyle Med. 7(6) 418-430. doi:10.1177/1559827613483440.
    18. Pabian P, Greeno ED, Heiden MV, Hanney WJ.  (2013) Sport concussion: implications for the strength and conditioning professional. Strength Cond J.  35(4): 72-809.  doi: 10.1519/SSC.0b013e318297786b
    19. Podschun L, Hanney WJ, Rothschild C, Garcia A, Kolber, MJ. (2013) Differential diagnosis of deep gluteal pain in a female runner with pelvic involvement:  a case study.  Int J Sports Phys Ther. 8(4): 462-471.
    20. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Patel CK, Pabian PS, Smith M. (2013) Low Back Pain:  Exercise and Training considerations.  Strength Cond J.  35(4): 99-106.  doi: 10.1519/SSC.0b013e31829d125a
    21. Cheatham SW, Kolber MJ, Salamh PA, Hanney WJ. (2013) Rehabilitation of a Partially Torn Distal Triceps Tendon after Platelet Rich Plasma Injection: A Case Report. Int J Sports Phys Ther.  8(3): 290-299.
    22. Kolber MJ, Corrao M, Hanney WJ.  (2013) Characteristics of Anterior Shoulder Instability and Hyperlaxity in the Weight-Training Population.  J Strength Cond Res.  27(5):1333-9 doi: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e318269f776.
    23. Kolber MJ, Pizzini M, Robinson A, Yanez D, Hanney WJ. (2013) The reliability and concurrent validity of measurements used to quantify lumbar spine mobility:  an analysis of an iPhone application and gravity based inclinometry. Int J Sports Phys Ther. 8(2):129-137.
    24. Negrete R, Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Pabian P. (2013) Upper body push and pull strength ratio in recreationally active adults. Int J Sports Phys Ther.  8(2):138-144.
    25. Olson DA, Kolber MJ, Patel C, Pabian P, Hanney WJ. (2013) Aquatic exercise for treatment of low back pain: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.  Am J Lifestyle Med. 7(2):155-161.  doi:10.1177/1559827612457323
    26. Kolber MJ, Hanney WJ, Lamb BM, Trukman B.  (2013) Does physical therapy visit frequency influence length of stay following knee arthroplasty?  Topics in Geriatric Rehab 29(1):25-29. doi: 10.1097/TGR.0b013e3182767262
    27. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Pabian P, Rothschild C, Garcia A, Stone A. (2012) Accelerated rehabilitation program following minimally invasive total knee arthroplasty.  Topics in Geriatric Rehab. 29(1):35-45.  doi: 10.1097/TGR.0b013e318274f9ec
    28. Kolber MJ, Hanney WJ.  (2012) The reliability and concurrent validity of shoulder mobility measurements using a digital inclinometer and goniometer: A technical report.  Int J Sports Phys Ther. 7(3):306-313.
    29. Kolber MJ, Hanney WJ, Benevento JD.  (2012) Quantifying Posterior Shoulder Tightness in the Athletic Population.  Strength Cond J.  34(2):18-21. doi: 10.1519/SSC.0b013e31822fc298 (Impact factor: 0.713)
    30. Kolber MJ, Fuller C, Marshall J, Wright A, Hanney WJ.  (2012) The reliability and concurrent validity of scapular plan shoulder elevation measurements using a digital inclinometer and goniometer.  Physiother Theory Pract.  28(2): 161-8.  (doi:10.3109/09593985.2011.574203)
    31. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, (2011) The reliability of clinical measurements designed to quantify shoulder mobility.  Phys Ther Rev. 16(6): 413-422.
    32. Salamh PA, Corrao M, Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ.  (2011) The reliability and validity of measurements designed to quantify posterior shoulder tightness: a systematic review.  Phys Ther Rev.  16(5):347-355.
    33. Negrete RJ, Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Davies G, Riemann B.  (2011) Can Upper Extremity Functional Tests Predict the Softball Throw for Distance: A Predictive Validity Investigation.  Int J Sports Phys Ther.  6(2):104-111.
    34. Hanney WJ, Zbaraschuk K, Yi C, Klausner S, Wawrzyniak L.  (2011) Neck pain:  Exercise and Training Considerations.  Strength Cond J.  33(3):104-110.  doi: 10.1519/SSC.0b013e3182226c45 (Impact factor: 0.713)
    35. Negrete R, Hanney WJ, Kolber, MJ, Ansley MK, McBride AB, Overstreet AL, Davies G. (2010) Reliability, minimal detectable change and normative values for tests of upper extremity function and power. J Strength Cond Res.  24(12): 3318-3325. doi: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e3181e7259c (Impact factor: 1.848)
    36. Kolber MJ, Hanney WJ.  (2010) The reliability, minimal detectable change and construct validity of a clinical measurement for identifying posterior shoulder tightness.  N Am J Sports Phys Ther. 5(4): 208-219.
    37. Corrao M, Pizzinni G, Palo DR, Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ. (2010) Weight Training Modifications for the individual with Anterior Shoulder Instability.  Strength Cond J.  32(4): 52-55.  doi: 10.1519/SSC.0b013e3181e91f03.  (Impact factor: 0.713)
    38. Welsh C, Hanney WJ, Podschun L, Kolber MJ.  (2010) Rehabilitation of a Female Dancer with Anterior Knee Pain:  Applying concepts of Regional Interdependence in Practice.  N Am J Sports Phys Ther. (5)2:  85-97.
    39. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Cleland JA.  (2010) Motor control exercise for persistent non-specific neck pain:  A Systematic Review of the Literature.  Phys Ther Rev.  15(2): 84-91.
    40. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Schack-Dugre J, Negrete R, Pabian P.  (2010) The Influence of Education and Exercise on Neck Pain.  Am J Lifestyle Med.  4(2):  166-175. doi: 10.1177/1559827609351134.
    41. Kolber MJ, Hanney WJ.  (2009) The Dynamic Disc Model:  A Systematic Review of the Literature.  Phys Ther Revs.14(3):181-187.
    42. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ.  (2009) Implications for Physical Activity in the Population with Low Back Pain.  Am J Lifestyle Med. 3(1): 63-70.
    43. Pabian P, Hanney WJ.  (2008) Functional Rehabilitation after Medial Meniscus Repair in a High School Football Quarterback:  A Case Report.  N Am J Sports Phys Ther.  3(3):161-9.
    44. Nau E, Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ.  (2008) Spinal Conditioning for Athletes with Lumbar Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis.  Strength Cond J. 30(2):43-52.  doi: 10.1519/SSC.0b013e31816a6d0f  (Impact factor: 0.713)
    45. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ.  (2007) Improving Muscle Performance of the Deep Neck Flexors.  Strength Cond J 29(3):78-83.  (Impact factor: 0.713)
    46. Hanney WJ.  (2000) Proprioceptive training for Ankle Instability.  Strength Cond J. 22(5):63-68.  (Impact factor: 0.713)

    Book/Book Sections

    1. Hanney, WJ.  (2012) Arthraliga.  In James M. Ripe, M.D. Ed., Encyclopedia of Lifestyle Medicine and Health. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE publications.
    2. Hanney, WJ.  (2012) Overload Principle in PT.  In James M. Ripe, M.D. Ed., Encyclopedia of Lifestyle Medicine and Health. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE publications.

    Non-peer Reviewed Publications

    1. Hanney WJ, Negrete, R.  Cheatham S, Pabian P, Salamh P.A., Kolber MJ.  Use of a Lumbar Stabilization Program in a Female Runner that Satisfies a Clinical Prediction Rule:  A Case Study. Ortho Phys Ther Pract 26(4): 254-261.
    2. Kolber MJ, Hanney WJ, Corrao M, Chaconas EJ. (2013) Shoulder Pain Attributed to Weight-Training: Preventative Measures. ACSM's Certified News.  23(4): 12-13.
    3. Miller RC, Hanney WJ, Young IA, Klausner SH.  (2012) Application of Regional Interdependence in a 20 Year Old Male Collegiate Baseball Player with Recurrent Non-Specific Low Back Pain:  A Retrospective Case Report.  Orthop Phys Ther Pract. 24(1): 14-20.
    4. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ. (2009) Low Back Pain in the Adolescent Athlete. Advance for Physical Therapists & PT Assistants. 29(20): 14.
    5. Hanney WJ.  (2004) Active Assistive Gleno-humeral Mobilization.  Articulations. 10(2).
    6. Hanney WJ.  (2000) Proprioceptive training for the Upper Extremity.  HealthSouth Clinical Outlet.  July. 

    Published abstracts

    1. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Pabian PS, Cheatham S, Salamh P, Williams R, Ishmael, A. (2015) Hip range of motion in those with and without a history of low back pain. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 45 (1): A82.  [Abstract]
    2. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Pabian PS, Cheatham S, Salamh P, Wycoff B, Hair N. (2015) The immediate effects of a manual upper trapezius stretch on upper trapezius pressure pain thresholds. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 45(1): A120-121. [Abstract]
    3. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Hinton M, Rivers R, Salamh, PA, Rothschild CE, Pabian PS. (2014) Trunk muscle endurance times in weight-training females. J Strength Cond Res. 2014; 28 (12): 24-25. [Abstract]
    4. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Carroll WJ, Heilman RS, Salamh PA, Rothschild CE, Pabian PS. (2014) Body weight adjusted hip strength ratios in the weight-training population. J Strength Cond Res. 2014; 28 (12):71-72. [Abstract]
    5. Hanney WJ, Hair N, Pabian PS, Patel CK, Smith MT, Kolber MJ (2014) The immediate effects Cervicothoracic manipulation on upper trapezius pressure pain thresholds.  J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 44(1); A128. [Abstract]
    6. Rothschild CE, Pabian PS, Hanney WJ. (2014) Factors Associated with Running-Related Injuries in Long-Distance Runners.  J Orthop Sports Phys Ther.  44(1); A189-190. [Abstract]
    7. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Pabian PS. (2013) The prevalence of low back pain in the recreational weight training population.   J Strength Cond Res.  27(suppl 2) S125-126. [Abstract]
    8. Hanney WJ, George SZ, Kolber MJ, Young, I, Patel C, Cleland JA. (2013) A standardized program of stretching and strengthening:  The Influence on perceived pain and disability in those with neck pain. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 43(1): A78-A79. [Abstract]
    9. Hanney WJ, George SZ, Kolber MJ, Young, I, Patel C, Cleland JA. (2013) Preliminary development of a clinical prediction rule to identify patients with neck pain that may benefit from a standardized program of stretching and muscle performance exercise.  J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 43(1): A79. [Abstract]
    10. Pabian P, Greeno E, Ivey N, Young K, Hanney WJ. (2013) Isokinetic strength profiles of patients 11-13 weeks post ACL reconstruction:  an analysis based on graft type and gender. OPO3213. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 43(1): A114. [Abstract]
    11. Pabian P, Greeno E, Schwartzberg R, Hanney WJ. (2013) A complete anterior cruciate ligament tear from an avulsed tibial eminence:  a case report.  OPO3214.  J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 43(1): A114-115. [Abstract]
    12. Kolber MJ, Corrao M, Pizzini G, Palo D, Hanney WJ. (2012) Characteristics of Anterior Shoulder Instability in the Weight-Training Population. J Strength Cond Res.  26: S98. doi: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e31822e7721. [Abstract]
    13. Kolber MJ, Corrao M, Hanney WJ. (2012) Clinical characteristics of shoulder impingement:  a pilot investigation of healthy weight-training participants.  J Strength Cond Res.  27(S4):S35.  doi: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e318277ce53. [Abstract]
    14. Hanney WJ, Kolber MJ, Cleland JA.  (2011) Motor Control Exercise for Persistent Neck Pain:  A Systematic Review of the Literature.  OPO1161. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 41(1): A63. [Abstract]
    15. Hanney WJ, Miller R, Kolber MJ.  Arnold Chiari Malformation in a 29- Year -Old Male Soldier. (2011). J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. OPO1151. 41(1): A59. [Abstract]
    16. Corrao M, Kolber MJ, Hanney WJ. (2011) The relationship between exercise selection and reported shoulder pain during weight training. J Strength Cond Res. 25: S57. doi: 10.1097/01.JSC.0000395669.82529.28. [Abstract]

     

    Funded Research Proposals

    A study of physical therapist-provided Medicare services.  Center for Innovative Healthcare, Inc.  Role: Co-Principal Investigator. Effort: 10%. April 2015.  Type: C&G External:  Funding dates: 04/01/15 - 03/31/16 ($7,983.00)

    1. The impact of the timing and sequencing of physical therapy on the overall healthcare costs in New York.  Principal Investigator: Dr. Xinliang Liu.  Role: Co-Principal Investigator. William J. Hanney. Effort:  20%.  November 2013. Type C&G External; Funding dates: 2/1/14 - 12/31/15  ($280,808)
    2. A pilot study observing the effects of text messaging upon physical activity in those with chronic low back pain.  Principal Investigator: Michael Rovito.  Role: Co-Principal Investigator.  Effort:  40%.  Center for Innovative Healthcare, Inc. (CIH).  October 2013. Funding dates: 2/1/14 - 12/31/14   ($3,257)
    3. The immediate effects of cervicothoracic manipulation vs. upper trapezius stretch on pressure pain thresholds and range of motion. Role: Principal Investigator.  Effort: 100%.  In House grant, College of Health and Public Affairs; University of Central Florida.  Funding dates: 5/1/13 - 4/30/14. ($7,496)
    4. Development of a clinical prediction rule to identify patients with neck pain likely to benefit from education and exercise.  Role: Principal Investigator.  Effort:  100%.  American Physical Therapy Associated Orthopaedic Section Young Investigator Research Grant.  Funding dates 5/3/10 - 4/30/12. ($8,145)

    Research Interests

    • predictive models for physical therapy treatment outcomes
    • exercise based interventions in treatment of low back pain
    • exercise based interventions in treatment of neck pain

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