Publications:

Zhao W, Wu Q, Reinthal A, Zhang N. Design, Implementation, and Field Testing of a Privacy-Aware Compliance Tracking System for Bedside Care in Nursing Homes. Applied System Innovation. 2017 Dec 22;1(1):3.

Zhao W, Reinthal MA, Espy DD, Luo X. Rule-Based Human Motion Tracking for Rehabilitation Exercises: Realtime Assessment, Feedback, and Guidance. IEEE Access. 2017;5:21382-94.

Zhao W, Wu Q, Reinthal A, Espy D, Luo X, Qui T. 2017. Enhancing Body Mechanics Training for Bedside Care Activities with a Kinect-Based System. 2017 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC2017) October 5-8, 2017, Banff, Canada.

Zhao W, Wu Q, Padaraju V, Bbela M, Reinthal A, Espy D, Luo X, Qui T.
2017. A Privacy-Aware Compliance Tracking System for Skilled Nursing Facilities. IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC2017) October 5-8, 2017, Banff, Canada.

Zhao W, Espy DD, Reinthal MA. Assessment of Sit-to-Stand Movements Using a Single Kinect Sensor: A Preliminary Study in Healthy Subjects. Accepted 9/21/17; International Journal of Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics (IJHISI).

Espy D, Reinthal A, Meisel S. 2017. Intensity of Balance Task Intensity, as Measured by the Rate of Perceived Stability, is Independent of Physical Exertion as Measured by Heart Rate. Journal of Novel Physiotherapies. 7:S4 DOI: 10.4172/2165-7025.1000343

Reinthal, A. Getting the dosage right in balance exercise prescription: the intensity problem (editorial). 2017. Journal of Novel Physiotherapies. 7:S4 DOI: 10.4172/2165-7025.1000e147

Zhao W, Lun R, Gordon C, Fofana ABM, Espy DD, Reinthal MA, Ekelman B, Goodman G, Niederriter JE and Luo X. 2017. A Human-Centered Activity Tracking System: Toward a Healthier Workplace. IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems. 47(3): 343-355. DOI: 10.1109/THMS.2016.2611825

Zhao, W., Lun, R., Gordon, C., Fofana, A.B.M., Espy, D.D., Reinthal, A., Ekelman, B., Goodman, G.D., Niederriter, J.E., Luo, C. and Luo, X., 2016. LiftingDoneRight: A Privacy-Aware Human Motion Tracking System for Healthcare Professionals. International Journal of Handheld Computing Research, 7(3), pp.1-15.

Zhao W, Espy D, Reinthal A, Feng H. Feasibility Study of Using Microsoft Kinect for Physical Therapy Monitoring. In Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition 2015 (pp. 5542-5554). IGI Global.

Zhao W, D. Espy, M. A. Reinthal, Goodman G, Ekelman B, Neiderriter J. An Integrated System for Privacy-Aware Human Motion Tracking with Realtime Haptic Feedback. IEEE Mobile Services (MS), 2015, July 2015, 446-453.

Zhao W, Lun R, Espy DD, Reinthal MA. Realtime motion assessment for rehabilitation exercises: Integration of kinematic modeling with fuzzy inference. Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing Research. 2014 Oct 1;4(4):267-85.

W. Zhao, D. Espy, M. A. Reinthal, and H. Feng, A Feasibility Study of Using a Single Kinect Sensor for Rehabilitation Exercises Monitoring: A Rule Based Approach, in Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Healthcare and e-Health, Orlando, Florida, USA, December 9-12, 2014.

W. Zhao, R. Lun, D. Espy, and M. A. Reinthal, Rule Based Realtime Motion Assessment for Rehabilitation Exercises, in Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Healthcare and e-Health, Orlando, Florida, USA, December 9-12, 2014.

Zhao, W., Feng, H., Roanna, L., Espy, D.D., & Reinthal, M.A.(2014).A Kinect-Based Rehabilitation Exercise Monitoring and Guidance System. 5th IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Service Science, June, 2014. 762 ¿ 765.

Reinthal A, Srinivasan P, Swiers J, Kelly P.  Reaching, Swinging, and Punching: Kinematic Change after Video Gaming Intervention in an Individual with Chronic Stroke. J Nov Physiother. 2013; 3:146. doi: 10.4172/2165- 7025.1000146

Reinthal A, Szirony, Clark C, Swiers J, Kellicker M and Linder S. ENGAGE: Guided Activity-Based Gaming in Neurorehabilitation after Stroke: A Pilot Study," Stroke Research and Treatment, vol. 2012, Article ID 784232, 10 pages, 2012. doi:10.1155/2012/784232.

Sanka S, Reddy P, Alt A, Reinthal A, Sridhar N. Utilization of a Wrist-Mounted Accelerometer to Count Movement Repetitions. Accepted for: Proceedings from 4th International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (COMSNETS). January 12, 2012, Bangalor, India.  Doi:10.1109/COMSNETS.2012.6151379.

Hoy DJ, Karas Reinthal MA. Articulated ankle foot orthosis designs. In: Condie E, ed. Report of a Consensus Conference on the Orthotic Management of Stroke Patients. Copenhagen: International Society of Prosthetics and Orthotics. 2004; 95-111.

Karas Reinthal MA, Mansour LM, Greenwald G. Improved function in an adolescent post traumatic brain injury through a therapeutic intervention to decrease postural fixation by increasing postural control. Pediatric Rehabilitation. 2004; 7(1):37-49.

Karas MA, Hoy D. Compensatory midfoot dorsiflexion in the individual with heelcord tightness: implications for orthotic device designs. Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics. 2002; 14:82-93.

Karas MA,  Bowser A,  Krompegel K. Use of a dynamic stretching splint with a contoured footplate in an adult with cerebral palsy. Physical Therapy Case Reports. 2001;4:130-142.

Karas MA, Daly J. Clinical Research & Documentation: Single-Subject Research Designs & Documentation for the Neurologically Impaired Adult. Chicago, IL: Neurodevelopmental Treatment Association; 1997.