Shauna Dudley-Javoroski, PT, PhD

Portrait
Associate Research Scientist
Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science

Contact Information

Primary Office
0716B JPP
319-356-8203

Education

BS, Biology/Psychology, Millikin University
MPT, Physical Therapy, The University of Iowa
PhD, Rehabilitation Science [Neuromuscular], The University of Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

Physical Therapist - Iowa Department of Public Health Board of Physical & Occupational Therapy (#03205)

Publications

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S. (2018). Physiotherapy education is a good financial investment, up to a certain level of student debt: an inter-professional economic analysis. Journal of Physiotherapy, 64(3), 183-191. DOI: 10.1016/j.jphys.2018.05.009.

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S., Sass, K. J. & Becker, M. (2018). Benchmarking the Academic Physical Therapy Environment to Understand the Student Experience. Physical Therapy. PMID: 29684180.

Oza, P. D., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Shields, R. K. (2017). Modulation of H-reflex depression with paired-pulse stimulation in healthy active humans. Rehabilitation Research and Practice, 2017, 1-6. PMID: 29225972.

Becker, M., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Shields, R. K. (2017). Professionalism values in health science education: Self- and peer-assessment of faculty, staff, and students. Journal of Allied Health, 46(3), 178-184. PMID: 28889168.

Yen, C. L., McHenry, C. L., Petrie, M. A., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Shields, R. K. (2017). Vibration training after chronic spinal cord injury: Evidence for persistent segmental plasticity. Neuroscience Letters, 647, 129-132. PMID: 28315725.

Oza, P. D., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Shields, R. K. (2017). Dynamic fatigue does not alter soleus h-reflexes conditioned by homonymous or heteronymous pathways. Motor Control, 21(3), 345-358. PMID: 27736308.

Zhorne, R., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Shields, R. K. (2016). Skeletal muscle activity and CNS neuro-plasticity. Neural Regen Res, 11(1), 69-70. PMID: 26981083.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., Petrie, M. A., McHenry, C. L., Amelon, R. E., Saha, P. K. & Shields, R. K. (2016). Bone architecture adaptations after spinal cord injury: Impact of long-term vibration of a constrained lower limb. Osteoporos Int, 27(3), 1149-1160. PMID: 26395887.

Shields, R. K., Pizzimenti, M. A., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Schwinn, D. A. (2015). Fostering interprofessional teamwork in an academic medical center: Near-peer education for students during gross medical anatomy. Anatomical Sciences Education, 8(4), 331-7. PMID: 24888728.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., Amelon, R., Saha, P. K. & Shields, R. K. (2014). High bone density masks architectural deficiencies in an individual with spinal cord injury. Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine, 37(3), 349-54. PMID: 24621022.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., Shields, R. K. (2013). Active-resisted stance modulates regional bone mineral density in humans with spinal cord injury. Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine, 36(3), 191-9. PMID: 23809588.

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S. (2013). Fatigue modulates synchronous but not asynchronous soleus activation during stimulation of paralyzed muscle. Clinical Neurophysiology, 124(9), 1853-60. PMID: 23673062.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., Saha, P. K., Liang, G., Li, C., Gao, Z. & Shields, R. K. (2012). High dose compressive loads attenuate bone mineral loss in humans with spinal cord injury. Osteoporosis International, 23(9), 2335-46. PMID: 22187008.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., Shields, R. K. (2012). Regional cortical and trabecular bone loss after spinal cord injury. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 49(9), 1365-76. PMID: 23408218.

Adams, C. M., Suneja, M., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Shields, R. K. (2011). Altered mRNA expression after long-term soleus electrical stimulation training in humans with paralysis. Muscle & Nerve, 43(1), 65-75. PMID: 21171097.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., Littmann, A. E., Chang, S. H., McHenry, C. L. & Shields, R. K. (2011). Enhancing muscle force and femur compressive loads via feedback-controlled stimulation of paralyzed quadriceps in humans. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 92(2), 242-9. PMID: 21272720.

Chang, S. H., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Shields, R. K. (2011). Gravitational force modulates muscle activity during mechanical oscillation of the tibia in humans. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 21(5), 847-53. PMID: 21708472.

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Oza, P. D. (2011). Low-frequency H-reflex depression in trained human soleus after spinal cord injury. Neuroscience Letters, 499(2), 88-92. PMID: 21640787.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., Shields, R. K. (2010). Longitudinal changes in femur bone mineral density after spinal cord injury: effects of slice placement and peel method. Osteoporosis International, 21(6), 985-95. PMID: 19707702.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., McMullen, T., Borgwardt, M. R., Peranich, L. M. & Shields, R. K. (2010). Reliability and responsiveness of musculoskeletal ultrasound in subjects with and without spinal cord injury. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 36(10), 1594-607. PMID: 20800961.

Bai, E. W., Cai, Z., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Shields, R. K. (2009). Identification of a modified Wiener-Hammerstein system and its Application in electrically stimulated paralyzed skeletal muscle modeling. Automatica, 45(3), 736-743. PMID: 23467426.

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S. (2009). Musculoskeletal Plasticity after SCI: A Conceptual Framework Based on Plasticity, Adaptation, and Outcome. In E. Field-Fote (Eds.) In: Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation: Contemporary Perspectives in Rehabilitation. pp. 39-62. Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis Company.

Reece, D., Shivapour, E. T., Wahls, T. L., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Shields, R. K. (2009). Neuromuscular electrical stimulation and dietary interventions to reduce oxidative stress in a secondary progressive multiple sclerosis patient leads to marked gains in function: a case report. Cases Journal, 2, 7601. PMID: 19918474.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., Shields, R. K. (2008). Asymmetric bone adaptations to soleus mechanical loading after spinal cord injury. Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions, 8(3), 227-38. PMID: 18799855.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., Shields, R. K. (2008). Dose estimation and surveillance of mechanical loading interventions for bone loss after spinal cord injury. Physical Therapy, 88(3), 387-96. PMID: 18202080.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., Littmann, A. E., Iguchi, M. & Shields, R. K. (2008). Doublet stimulation protocol to minimize musculoskeletal stress during paralyzed quadriceps muscle testing. Journal of Applied Physiology, 104(6), 1574-82. PMID: 18436697.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., Shields, R. K. (2008). Muscle and bone plasticity after spinal cord injury: Review of adaptations to disuse and to electrical muscle stimulation. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 45(2), 283-96. PMID: 18566946.

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S. (2007). Musculoskeletal adaptations in chronic spinal cord injury: effects of long-term soleus electrical stimulation training. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 21(2), 169-79. PMID: 17312092.

Dudley-Javoroski, S., Shields, R. K. (2006). Assessment of physical function and secondary complications after complete spinal cord injury. Disability and Rehabilitation, 28(2), 103-10. PMID: 16393840.

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Frey Law, L. A. (2006). Electrically-induced muscle contractions influence bone density decline after spinal cord injury. Spine, 31(5), 548-53. PMID: 16508550.

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Cole, K. R. (2006). Feedback-controlled stimulation enhances human paralyzed muscle performance. Journal of Applied Physiology, 101(5), 1312-9. PMID: 16809630.

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S. (2006). Musculoskeletal plasticity after acute spinal cord injury: Effects of long-term neuromuscular electrical stimulation training. Journal of Neurophysiology, 95(4), 2380-90. PMID: 16407424.

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S., Boaldin, K. M., Corey, T. A., Fog, D. B. & Ruen, J. M. (2006). Peripheral quantitative computed tomography (pQCT): Measurement sensitivity in persons with and without spinal cord injury. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 87(10), 1376-81. PMID: 17023249.

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Littmann, A. E. (2006). Postfatigue potentiation of the paralyzed soleus muscle: evidence for adaptation with long-term electrical stimulation training. Journal of Applied Physiology, 101(2), 556-65. PMID: 16575026.

Shields, R. K., Chang, Y. J., Dudley-Javoroski, S. & Lin, C. H. (2006). Predictive model of muscle fatigue after spinal cord injury in humans. Muscle & Nerve, 34(1), 84-91. PMID: 16634064.

Shields, R. K., Schlechte, J., Dudley-Javoroski, S., Zwart, B. D., Clark, S. D., Grant, S. A. & Mattiace, V. M. (2005). Bone mineral density after spinal cord injury: A reliable method for knee measurement. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 86(10), 1969-73. PMID: 16213240.

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S. (2005). Monitoring standing wheelchair use after spinal cord injury: A case report. Disability and Rehabilitation, 27(3), 142-6. PMID: 15823996.

Shields, R. K., Dudley-Javoroski, S. (2003). Musculoskeletal deterioration and hemicorporectomy after spinal cord injury. Physical Therapy, 83, 263-75. PMID: 12620090.