Peter C. Fino portrait
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy & Athletic Training
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
  • Assistant Professor, Kinesiology

Research Keywords

  • Wearables
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Motor Rehabilitation
  • Inertial Sensors
  • Gait Analysis
  • Ecologically Valid Clinical Tests
  • Cognitive-Motor Interference
  • Brain Concussion
  • Balance

Publications

  • Martini DN, Parrington L, Stuart S, Fino PC & King LA (2021). Gait Performance in People with Symptomatic, Chronic Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. Journal of neurotrauma. Vol. 38, 218-224. Published, 01/01/2021.
  • Fino PC & Mancini M (2020). Phase-Dependent Effects of Closed-Loop Tactile Feedback on Gait Stability in Parkinson's Disease. IEEE transactions on neural systems and rehabilitation engineering : a publication of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Vol. 28, 1636-1641. Published, 12/01/2020.
  • Fino PC, Raffegeau TE, Parrington L, Peterka RJ & King LA (2020). Head stabilization during standing in people with persisting symptoms after mild traumatic brain injury. Journal of biomechanics. Vol. 112, 110045. Published, 11/01/2020.
  • Raffegeau TE, Fawver B, Young WR, Williams AM, Lohse KR & Fino PC (2020). The direction of postural threat alters balance control when standing at virtual elevation. Experimental brain research. Vol. 238, 2653-2663. Published, 10/01/2020.
  • Parrington L, Jehu DA, Fino PC, Stuart S, Wilhelm J, Pettigrew N, Murchison CF, El-Gohary M, VanDerwalker J, Pearson S, Hullar T, Chesnutt JC, Peterka RJ, Horak FB & King LA (2020). The Sensor Technology and Rehabilitative Timing (START) Protocol: A Randomized Controlled Trial for the Rehabilitation of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. (pp. 687-697). Vol. 100. Physical therapy. Published, 07/01/2020.
  • Stuart S, Parrington L, Martini DN, Kreter N, Chesnutt JC, Fino PC & King LA (2019). Analysis of Free-Living Mobility in People with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Healthy Controls: Quality over Quantity. Journal of neurotrauma. Vol. 37, 139-145. Published, 12/01/2019.
  • Parrington L, Fino PC, Swanson CW, Murchison CF, Chesnutt J & King LA (2019). Longitudinal Assessment of Balance and Gait After Concussion and Return to Play in Collegiate Athletes. Journal of athletic training. Vol. 54, 429-438. Published, 08/01/2019.
  • Parrington L, Jehu DA, Fino PC, Pearson S, El-Gohary M & King LA (2018). Validation of an inertial sensor algorithm to quantify head and trunk movement in healthy young adults and individuals with mild traumatic brain injury. Sensors. Vol. 18, 4501. Published, 12/19/2018.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30572640
  • Peterka RJ, Murchson CF, Parrington L, Fino PC & King LA (2018). Implementation of a central sensorimotor integration test for characterization of human balance control during stance. Frontiers in Neurology. Vol. 9, 1045. Published, 12/13/2018.
    https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fneur...
  • Fino PC, Wilhelm J, Parrington L, Stuart S, Chesnutt JC & King LA (2018). Inertial sensors reveal subtle motor deficits when walking with horizontal head turns after concussion. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. Accepted, 07/24/2018.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30045224
  • Parrington L, Fino NF, Fino PC, Murchison CF, Chesnutt JC & King LA (2018). Inflection points in longitudinal models: Tracking recovery and return to play following concussion. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports. Vol. 28, 2436-2442. Published, 06/09/2018.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29885270
  • Fino PC, Mancini M, Curtze C, Nutt JG & Horak FB (2018). Gait stability has phase-dependent dual-task costs in Parkinson’s disease. Frontiers in Neurology. Vol. 9, 373. Published, 05/30/2018.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29899724
  • Stuart S, Vitorio R, Morris R, Martini DN, Fino PC & Mancini M (2018). Cortical activity during walking and balance tasks in older adults and Parkinson’s disease: a structured review. Maturitas. Vol. 113, 53-72. Published, 04/25/2018.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29903649
  • Fino PC, Parrington L, Walls M, Sippel E, Hullar TE, Chesnutt JC & King LA (2018). Abnormal turning and its association to self-reported symptoms in chronic mTBI. Journal of Neurotrauma. Vol. 35, 1167-1177. Published, 03/23/2018.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29078732
  • Fino PC, Parrington L, Pitt W, Martini DN, Chesnutt JC, Chou LS & King LA (2018). Detecting gait abnormalities after concussion or mild traumatic brain injury: A systematic review of single-task, dual-task, and complex gait. Gait & Posture. Vol. 62, 157-166. Published, 03/08/2018.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29550695
  • Fino PC, Becker LN, Fino NF, Griesemer B, Goforth M & Brolinson PG (2017). Effects of recent concussion and injury history on instantaneous relative risk of lower extremity injury in Division I collegiate athletes. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine. Published, 08/16/2017.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28817411
  • King LA, Mancini M, Fino PC, Chesnutt J, Swanson C, Markwardt S & Chapman JC (2017). Sensor-based mediolateral balance measures outperform clinical BESS in identifying acutely concussed athletes. Annals of Biomedical Engineering. Vol. 45, 2135-45. Published, 05/24/2017.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28540448
  • Fino PC, Peterka RJ, Hullar T, Murchison C, Horak FB, Chesnutt JC & King LA (2017). Assessment and rehabilitation of central sensory impairments for balance in mTBI using auditory biofeedback: a randomized clinical trial. BMC Neurology. Vol. 17, 41-55. Published, 02/23/2017.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28231824
  • Fino PC, Nussbaum MA & Brolinson PG (2016). Decreased high-frequency center-of-pressure complexity in recently concussed asymptomatic athletes. Gait & Posture. Vol. 50, 69-74. Published, 08/26/2016.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27580081
  • Fino PC, Nussbaum MA & Brolinson PG (2016). Locomotor deficits in recently concussed athletes and matched controls during single and dual-task turning gait: preliminary results. Journal of Neuroengineering and Rehabilitation. Vol. 13, 1-15. Published, 07/25/2016.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27456969
  • Fino PC (2016). A preliminary study of longitudinal differences in local dynamic stability between recently concussed and healthy athletes during single and dual-task gait. Journal of Biomechanics. Vol. 49, 1983-88. Published, 06/14/2016.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27207386
  • Fino PC, Rezaei AR, Adjerid K, Habibi M, Lockhart TE & Ross SD (2016). Comparing postural stability entropy analyses to differentiate fallers and non-fallers. Annals of Biomedical Engineering. Vol. 44, 1636-45. Published, 05/01/2016.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26464267
  • Fino PC, Frames CW & Lockhart TE (2015). Classifying step and spin turns using wireless gyroscopes and implications for fall risk assessments. Sensors. Vol. 15, 10676-10685. Published, 05/06/2015.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25954950
  • Fino PC, Lockhart TE & Fino NF (2015). Corner height influences center of mass kinematics and path trajectory during turning. Journal of Biomechanics. Vol. 48, 104-112. Published, 01/02/2015.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25468662
  • Fino PC & Lockhart TE (2014). Required coefficient of friction during turning at self-selected slow, normal, and fast walking speeds. Journal of Biomechanics. Vol. 47, 1295-1400. Published, 04/11/2014.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24581815