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Laura Schmitt

  • Associate Professor, HRS - Health & Rehab Sciences
  • 453 W 10th Ave
    516 Atwell Hall
    Columbus, OH 43210

Honors

  • 20130201

    Early Career Investigator Award.

  • 20120501

    Nominee for Undergraduate Research Mentor Award.

  • 20110101

    Systematic Review Award.

  • 20100101

    NCAA Research Award.

  • 20090501

    Distinguished Physical Therapy Researcher Award.

  • 20060501

    Outstanding Graduate Student Presentation.

  • 20050501

    Viva J. Erickson Award.

  • 20030201

    Marilyn Gossman Lecture, Research Presentation.

  • 19980501

    Woman of Promise Award Winner.

  • 19970901

    Science & Engineering Scholars Award.

Books

2013

  • Paterno MV, Filipa A, Schmitt LC, Taylor-Haas J. 2013. "The Management of Lower Extremity Injury Unique to the Young Athlete." Amercan Physical Therapy Association.

2009

  • Schmitt LC, Paterno MV, Hewett TE. 2009. "Pediatric ACL Injuries." American Physical Therapy Association.

Chapters

2013

  • 2013. "Effects of Alterations in Gait Mechanics on the Development of Osteoarthritis in the ACL-Deficient Knee." In ACL Injuries in the Female Athlete - Causes, Impacts, and Conditioning Programs, edited by Noyes F, Barber-Westin S,

Journal Articles

2015

  • Ithurburn, M.P.; Paterno, M.V.; Ford, K.R.; Hewett, T.E. et al., 2015, "Young Athletes With Quadriceps Femoris Strength Asymmetry at Return to Sport After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Demonstrate Asymmetric Single-Leg Drop-Landing Mechanics.." The American journal of sports medicine 43, no. 11, 2727-2737 - 2727-2737.
  • Briggs,Matthew,S; Spees,Colleen; Bout-Tabaku,Sharon; Taylor,Christopher,A; Eneli,Ihuoma; Schmitt,Laura,C, 2015, "Cardiovascular Risk and Metabolic Syndrome in Obese Youth Enrolled in a Multidisciplinary Medical Weight Management Program: Implications of Musculoskeletal Pain, Cardiorespiratory Fitness, and Health-Related Quality of Life." METABOLIC SYNDROME AND RELATED DISORDERS 13, no. 3, 102-109 - 102-109.

2014

  • Schmitt,Laura,C; Quatman,Carmen,E; Paterno,Mark,V; Best,Thomas,M; Flanigan,David,C, 2014, "Functional Outcomes After Surgical Management of Articular Cartilage Lesions in the Knee: A Systematic Literature Review to Guide Postoperative Rehabilitation." JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC & SPORTS PHYSICAL THERAPY 44, no. 8, 565-578 - 565-578.
  • Chaudhari,Ajit,MW; Jamison,Steven,T; McNally,Michael,P; Pan,Xueliang; Schmitt,Laura,C, 2014, "Hip adductor activations during run-to-cut manoeuvres in compression shorts: implications for return to sport after groin injury." JOURNAL OF SPORTS SCIENCES 32, no. 14, 1333-1340 - 1333-1340.
  • Lathrop-Lambach,Rebecca,L; Asay,Jessica,L; Jamison,Steve,T; Pan,Xueliang; Schmitt,Laura,C; Blazek,Katerina; Siston,Robert,A; Andriacchi,Thomas,P; Chaudhari,Ajit,MW, 2014, "Evidence for joint moment asymmetry in healthy populations during gait." GAIT & POSTURE 40, no. 4, 526-531 - 526-531.
  • Paterno, M.V.; Rauh, M.J.; Schmitt, L.C.; Ford, K.R. et al., 2014, "Incidence of Second ACL Injuries 2 Years After Primary ACL Reconstruction and Return to Sport.." The American journal of sports medicine 42, no. 7, 1567-1573 - 1567-1573.
  • Thoma,Louise,M; Flanigan,David,C; Chaudhari,Ajit,M; Siston,Robert,A; Best,Thomas,M; Schmitt,Laura,C, 2014, "Quadriceps Femoris Strength and Sagittal-Plane Knee Biomechanics During Stair Ascent in Individuals With Articular Cartilage Defects in the Knee." JOURNAL OF SPORT REHABILITATION 23, no. 3, 259-269 - 259-269.
  • Campbell,Andrew,B; Quatman,Carmen,E; Schmitt,Laura,C; Knopp,Michael,V; Flanigan,David,C, 2014, "Is magnetic resonance imaging assessment of the size of articular cartilage defects accurate?." The journal of knee surgery 27, no. 1, 67-76 - 67-76.

2013

  • Jamison S, McNally M, Schmitt LC, Chaudhari, A, 2013, "The Effects of Core Muscle Activation on Dynamic Trunk Position and Knee Abduction Moments: Implications for ACL Injury." Journal of Biomechanics Epub, Epub - Epub.
  • Thompson,Julie,A; Chaudhari,Ajit,MW; Schmitt,Laura,C; Best,Thomas,M; Siston,Robert,A, 2013, "Gluteus maximus and soleus compensate for simulated quadriceps atrophy and activation failure during walking." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS 46, no. 13, 2165-2172 - 2165-2172.
  • Campbell AB, Quatman CE, Schmitt LC, Knopp MV, Flanigan DC, 2013, "Is Magnetic Resonance Imaging Assessment of the Size of Articular Cartilage Defects Accurate?." Journal of Knee Surgery Epub, Epub - Epub.
  • Briggs MS, Givens DL, Schmitt LC, Taylor CA, 2013, "The Relationships of C-Reactive Protein and Obesity to the Prevalence and the Odds of Reporting Low Back Pain." Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 94, no. 4, 754-52 - 754-52.
  • Bout-Tabaku,Sharon; Briggs,Matthew,S; Schmitt,Laura,C, 2013, "Lower Extremity Pain Is Associated With Reduced Function and Psychosocial Health in Obese Children." CLINICAL ORTHOPAEDICS AND RELATED RESEARCH 471, no. 4, 1236-1244 - 1236-1244.
  • Thompson JA, Chaudhari AM, Schmitt LC, Best TM, Siston RA, 2013, "Gluteus maximus and soleus compensate for simulated quadriceps atrophy and activation failure during walking." Journal of Biomechanics Epub, Epub - Epub.
  • Quatman-Yates,Catherine,C; Gupta,Resmi; Paterno,Mark,V; Schmitt,Laura,C; Quatman,Carmen,E; Ittenbach,Richard,F, 2013, "Internal consistency and validity of the QuickDASH instrument for upper extremity injuries in older children.." Journal of pediatric orthopedics 33, no. 8, 838-842 - 838-842.
  • Jamison,Steve,T; McNally,Michael,P; Schmitt,Laura,C; Chaudhari,Ajit,MW, 2013, "The effects of core muscle activation on dynamic trunk position and knee abduction moments: Implications for ACL injury." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS 46, no. 13, 2236-2241 - 2236-2241.

2012

  • Grooms,Dustin; Beisner,Angie; Schmitt,Laura; Borchers,James; Schroeder,Matthew; Miller,Meghan; Onate,James, 2012, "Trunk Control Performance Differences In Injured NCAA Division I Lacrosse Players." MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE 44, 265-265 - 265-265.
  • Myer, G.D.; Martin, L.; Ford, K.R.; Paterno, M.V. et al., 2012, "No association of time from surgery with functional deficits in athletes after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: evidence for objective return-to-sport criteria.." The American journal of sports medicine 40, no. 10, 2256-2263 - 2256-2263.
  • Paterno, M.V.; Rauh, M.J.; Schmitt, L.C.; Ford, K.R. et al., 2012, "Incidence of contralateral and ipsilateral anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury after primary ACL reconstruction and return to sport.." Clinical journal of sport medicine : official journal of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine 22, no. 2, 116-121 - 116-121.
  • Schmitt, L.C.; Paterno, M.V.; Hewett, T.E., 2012, "The impact of quadriceps femoris strength asymmetry on functional performance at return to sport following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.." The Journal of orthopaedic and sports physical therapy 42, no. 9, 750-759 - 750-759.
  • Quatman,Carmen,E; Quatman-Yates,Catherine,C; Schmitt,Laura,C; Paterno,Mark,V, 2012, "The clinical utility and diagnostic performance of MRI for identification and classification of knee osteochondritis dissecans.." journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume 94, no. 11, 1036-1044 - 1036-1044.
  • Quatman,Carmen,E; Quatman-Yates,Catherine,C; Schmitt,Laura,C; Paterno,Mark,V, 2012, "The clinical utility and diagnostic performance of MRI for identification and classification of knee osteochondritis dissecans.." journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume 94, no. 11, 1036-1044 - 1036-1044.
  • Myer, Gregory; Martin, L; Ford, Kevin, Paterno, Mark; Schmitt, Laura; Heidt, Robert; Colosimo, Angelo; Hewett, Timothy, 2012, "Association of Time from Surgery with Functional Deficits in Athletes after Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE Epub, Epub - Epub.
  • Schmitt, Laura; Paterno, Mark; Hewett, Timothy, 2012, "The Impact of Quadriceps Femoris Strength Asymmetry on Functional Performance at Return to Sport following Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction." JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC AND SPORTS PHYSICAL THERAPY Epub, Epub - Epub.
  • Quatman,Carmen,E; Quatman-Yates,Catherine,C; Schmitt,Laura,C; Paterno,Mark,V, 2012, "The clinical utility and diagnostic performance of MRI for identification and classification of knee osteochondritis dissecans.." journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume 94, no. 11, 1036-1044 - 1036-1044.

2011

  • Quatman,Carmen,E; Hettrich,Carolyn,M; Schmitt,Laura,C; Spindler,Kurt,P, 2011, "The Clinical Utility and Diagnostic Performance of Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Identification of Early and Advanced Knee Osteoarthritis A Systematic Review." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE 39, no. 7, 1557-1568 - 1557-1568.
  • Myer, G.D.; Schmitt, L.C.; Brent, J.L.; Ford, K.R. et al., 2011, "Utilization of modified NFL combine testing to identify functional deficits in athletes following ACL reconstruction.." The Journal of orthopaedic and sports physical therapy 41, no. 6, 377-387 - 377-387.
  • Quatman C, Quatman-Yates C, Schmitt LC, Paterno MV, 2011, "The Clinical Utility and Diagnostic Performance of MRI for Identification and Classification of Knee Osteochondritis Dissecans." Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery no. In Press,
  • Ford K, Myer G, Schmitt L, Uhl T, Hewett T, 2011, "Preferential Quadriceps Activation in Female Athletes with Incremental Increases in Landing Intensity." Journal of Applied Biomechanics no. In Press,
  • Paterno MV, Schmitt LC, Ford KR, Rauh MJ, Myer GD, Hewett TE, 2011, "Effects of sex on compensatory landing strategies upon return to sport after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction." Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy 41, no. 8, 553 - 553.
  • Myer GD, Schmitt LC, Brent JL, Ford KR, Barber Foss KD, Scherer BJ, Heidt RS, Divine JG, Hewett TE., 2011, "Utilization of Modified NFL Combine Testing to Identify Functional Deficits in Athletes Following ACL Reconstruction." Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy 41, no. 6, 377 - 377.

2010

  • Paterno,Mark,V; Schmitt,Laura,C; Ford,Kevin,R; Rauh,Mitchell,J; Myer,Gregory,D; Huang,Bin; Hewett,Timothy,E, 2010, "Biomechanical Measures During Landing and Postural Stability Predict Second Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction and Return to Sport." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE 38, no. 10, 1968-1978 - 1968-1978.
  • Schmitt LC, Paterno MV, Huang S, 2010, "Validity and Internal Consistency of the International Knee Documentation Committee Subjective Knee Form in Children and Adolescents." American Journal of Sports Medicine
  • Bailes A, Greve K, Schmitt L, 2010, "Changes in Two Children with Cerebral Palsy after Intensive Suit Therapy: A Case Report." Pediatric Physical Therapy 1, no. 22, 76-85 - 76-85.
  • Paterno M, Schmitt L, Ford K, Rauh M, Myer G, Huang B, Hewett T, 2010, "Biomechanical Measures during Landing and Postural Stability Predict Second Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury after ACL Reconstruction and Return to Sports." American Journal of Sports Medicine 38, no. 10, 2443 - 2443.

2008

  • Schmitt,Laura,C; Rudolph,Katherine,S, 2008, "Muscle stabilization strategies in people with medial knee osteoarthritis: The effect of instability." JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC RESEARCH 26, no. 9, 1180-1185 - 1180-1185.
  • Schmitt,Laura,C; Fitzgerald,G,Kelley; Reisman,Andrew,S; Rudolph,Katherine,S, 2008, "Instability, Laxity, and Physical Function in Patients With Medial Knee Osteoarthritis." PHYSICAL THERAPY 88, no. 12, 1506-1516 - 1506-1516.

2007

  • Schmitt,Laura,C; Rudolph,Katherine,S, 2007, "Influences on knee movement strategies during walking in persons with medial knee Osteoarthritis." ARTHRITIS & RHEUMATISM-ARTHRITIS CARE & RESEARCH 57, no. 6, 1018-1026 - 1018-1026.
  • Rudolph KS, Schmitt LC, Lewek MD, 2007, "Age-Related Changes in Strength, Joint Laxity and Walking Patterns: Are They Related to Knee Osteoarthritis?." Physical Therapy Journal no. 11, 1422-1432 - 1422-1432.
  • Schmitt LC, Rudolph KS, 2007, "Influences on Knee Movement Strategies in Persons with Medial Knee Osteoarthritis." Arthritis & Rheumatism 57, no. 6, 1018-1026 - 1018-1026.

Unknown

  • Bout-Tabaku, "test." test
  • Chaudhari AM, Jamison SJ, McNally MP, Pan Xueliang, Schmitt LC, "Hip adductor activations during run-to-cut maneuvers in compression shorts: Implications for return to sport after groin injury." Journal of Sports Sciences (IF: 2.082)
  • Bout-Tabaku, Sharon; Briggs, Matthew; Schmitt, Laura, "Lower Extremity Pain is Associated with Reduced Function and Psychosocial Health in Obese Children." CLINICAL ORTHOPAEDICS AND RELATED RESEARCH
  • Schmitt LC, Quatman CE, Paterno MV, Best TM, Flanigan DC, "Functional Outcomes after Articular Cartilage Surgical Procedures in the Knee: A Systematic Review to Guide Post-Operative Rehabilitation." Journal of Sports and Orthopaedic Physical Therapy (3.000)

Presentations

  • "Altered Knee Mechanics During Landing at the time of Return to Sport following ACL Reconstruction: Effects of Quadriceps Strength Asymmetry." 2010, Presented at 4th Annual Sports Medicine Research Day,
  • "Return to Sport." 2010, Presented at OSU PT Orthopaedic/Sports Residency Conference,
  • "Writing Case Reports in your Residency: Getting Started." 2011, Presented at OSU PT Orthopaedic/Sports Residency Conference,
  • "Knee Osteoarthritis and the Long-term Consequence of ACL Injury." 2010, Presented at Sports Medicine Research Conference,
  • "Long-term Outcomes following ACL Reconstruction: Implications for Rehabilitation." 2010, Presented at The 8th Annual ACL Workshop: A State of the Art Prevention and Rehabilitation Program,
  • "Women and Sports Injuries: Treatment and Prevention." 2011, Presented at Women and Philanthropy Group,
  • "In the PT Toolbox: Perturbation Training; EBM using ACL Injury." 2012, Presented at OSU PT Orthopaedic/Sports Residency Conference,
  • "Long-term Outcomes following ACL Reconstruction: Implications for Rehabilitation." 2009, Presented at The ACL Workshop: A state of the art prevention and rehabilitation program,
  • "Conference Symposia: Cartilage Injury in Sports: Prevalence, Evaluation and Treatment." 2013, Presented at Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine,
  • "Return to Sport: Considerations for Athletes following ACL Reconstruction." 2013, Presented at OSU PT Orthopaedic/Sports Residency Conference,
  • "The Female Athlete." 2012, Presented at University of Dayton Physical Therapy Program,
  • "Conference Symposia: Articular Cartilage Injury to the Knee: Current Concepts in Surgical Techniques and Rehabilitation Managment." 2014, Presented at Combined Sections Meeting,
  • "Long-term Consequences of ACL Injury." 2007, Presented at Fifth Annual Management of the Female Athlete: Prevention and Rehabilitation Strategies,
  • "The Female Athlete." 2011, Presented at University of Dayton Physical Therapy Program,
  • "ACL Injury: Long-term Outcomes." 2008, Presented at Sixth Annual Management of the Female Athlete: Prevention and Rehabilitation Strategies,
  • "Writing Case Reports in your Residency: Getting Started." 2010, Presented at OSU PT Orthopaedic/Sports Residency Conference,

Papers in Proceedings

2012

  • Grooms,Dustin; Beisner,Angie; Schmitt,Laura; Borchers,James; Schroeder,Matthew; Miller,Meghan; Onate,James "Trunk Control Performance Differences In Injured NCAA Division I Lacrosse Players." in 59th Annual Meeting of the American-College-of-Sports-Medicine. (5 2012).

2008

  • Kumar D, Schmitt LC, Rudolph KS "Influence of Self-Reported Knee Instability on Neuromuscular Responses in People with Medial Knee Osteoarthritis." in Orthopaedic Research Society International Annual Meeting 2008. (1 2008).