Publications by Dr. Emily Plowman

  1. Omari, TI, Ciucci, M, Gozdzikowska, K, Hern√°ndez, E, Hutcheson, K, Jones, C et al.. High-Resolution Pharyngeal Manometry and Impedance: Protocols and Metrics-Recommendations of a High-Resolution Pharyngeal Manometry International Working Group. Dysphagia. 2019; :. doi: 10.1007/s00455-019-10023-y. PubMed PMID:31168756 .
  2. Yunusova, Y, Plowman, EK, Green, JR, Barnett, C, Bede, P. Clinical Measures of Bulbar Dysfunction in ALS. Front Neurol. 2019;10 :106. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2019.00106. PubMed PMID:30837936 PubMed Central PMC6389633.
  3. Tabor-Gray, LC, Gallestagui, A, Vasilopoulos, T, Plowman, EK. Characteristics of impaired voluntary cough function in individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener. 2019;20 (1-2):37-42. doi: 10.1080/21678421.2018.1510011. PubMed PMID:30652513 PubMed Central PMC6513719.
  4. Pattee, GL, Plowman, EK, Focht Garand, KL, Costello, J, Brooks, BR, Berry, JD et al.. Provisional best practices guidelines for the evaluation of bulbar dysfunction in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Muscle Nerve. 2019;59 (5):531-536. doi: 10.1002/mus.26408. PubMed PMID:30620104 .
  5. Arrese, LC, Schieve, HJ, Graham, JM, Stephens, JA, Carrau, RL, Plowman, EK et al.. Relationship between oral intake, patient perceived swallowing impairment, and objective videofluoroscopic measures of swallowing in patients with head and neck cancer. Head Neck. 2019;41 (4):1016-1023. doi: 10.1002/hed.25542. PubMed PMID:30549151 .
  6. Vose, AK, Kesneck, S, Sunday, K, Plowman, E, Humbert, I. A Survey of Clinician Decision Making When Identifying Swallowing Impairments and Determining Treatment. J. Speech Lang. Hear. Res. 2018;61 (11):2735-2756. doi: 10.1044/2018_JSLHR-S-17-0212. PubMed PMID:30458527 .
  7. Robison, R, Tabor-Gray, LC, Wymer, JP, Plowman, EK. Combined respiratory training in an individual with C9orf72 amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Ann Clin Transl Neurol. 2018;5 (9):1134-1138. doi: 10.1002/acn3.623. PubMed PMID:30250869 PubMed Central PMC6144454.
  8. Waito, AA, Tabor-Gray, LC, Steele, CM, Plowman, EK. Reduced pharyngeal constriction is associated with impaired swallowing efficiency in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Neurogastroenterol. Motil. 2018;30 (12):e13450. doi: 10.1111/nmo.13450. PubMed PMID:30129164 PubMed Central PMC6249041.
  9. Serel Arslan, S, Azola, A, Sunday, K, Vose, A, Plowman, E, Tabor, L et al.. Effects of Submental Surface Electrical Stimulation on Swallowing Kinematics in Healthy Adults: An Error-Based Learning Paradigm. Am J Speech Lang Pathol. 2018;27 (4):1375-1384. doi: 10.1044/2018_AJSLP-17-0224. PubMed PMID:30076418 PubMed Central PMC6436455.
  10. Plowman, EK, Tabor-Gray, L, Rosado, KM, Vasilopoulos, T, Robison, R, Chapin, JL et al.. Impact of expiratory strength training in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: Results of a randomized, sham-controlled trial. Muscle Nerve. 2019;59 (1):40-46. doi: 10.1002/mus.26292. PubMed PMID:29981250 .
  11. Perry, BJ, Martino, R, Yunusova, Y, Plowman, EK, Green, JR. Lingual and Jaw Kinematic Abnormalities Precede Speech and Swallowing Impairments in ALS. Dysphagia. 2018;33 (6):840-847. doi: 10.1007/s00455-018-9909-4. PubMed PMID:29774424 PubMed Central PMC6244810.
  12. Plowman, EK, Humbert, IA. Elucidating inconsistencies in dysphagia diagnostics: Redefining normal. Int J Speech Lang Pathol. 2018;20 (3):310-317. doi: 10.1080/17549507.2018.1461931. PubMed PMID:29724130 .
  14. Pattee, GL, Plowman, EK, Brooks, BR, Berry, JD, Atassi, N, Chapin, JL et al.. Best practices protocol for the evaluation of bulbar dysfunction: summary recommendations from the NEALS bulbar subcommittee symposium. Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener. 2018;19 (3-4):311-312. doi: 10.1080/21678421.2017.1404109. PubMed PMID:29205054 .
  15. Tabor, LC, Plowman, EK, Romero-Clark, C, Youssof, S. Oropharyngeal dysphagia profiles in individuals with oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy. Neurogastroenterol. Motil. 2018;30 (4):e13251. doi: 10.1111/nmo.13251. PubMed PMID:29144056 PubMed Central PMC5878694.
  16. Hutcheson, KA, Barrow, MP, Warneke, CL, Wang, Y, Eapen, G, Lai, SY et al.. Cough strength and expiratory force in aspirating and nonaspirating postradiation head and neck cancer survivors. Laryngoscope. 2018;128 (7):1615-1621. doi: 10.1002/lary.26986. PubMed PMID:29114887 PubMed Central PMC5940582.
  17. Hutcheson, KA, Barrow, MP, Plowman, EK, Lai, SY, Fuller, CD, Barringer, DA et al.. Expiratory muscle strength training for radiation-associated aspiration after head and neck cancer: A case series. Laryngoscope. 2018;128 (5):1044-1051. doi: 10.1002/lary.26845. PubMed PMID:28833185 PubMed Central PMC5823707.
  18. Watts, SA, Tabor, L, Plowman, EK. To Cough or Not to Cough? Examining the Potential Utility of Cough Testing in the Clinical Evaluation of Swallowing. Curr Phys Med Rehabil Rep. 2016;4 (4):262-276. doi: 10.1007/s40141-016-0134-5. PubMed PMID:28529824 PubMed Central PMC5436608.
  19. Plowman, EK, Tabor, LC, Wymer, J, Pattee, G. The evaluation of bulbar dysfunction in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: survey of clinical practice patterns in the United States. Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener. 2017;18 (5-6):351-357. doi: 10.1080/21678421.2017.1313868. PubMed PMID:28425762 .
  20. Youssof, S, Romero-Clark, C, Warner, T, Plowman, E. Dysphagia-related quality of life in oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy: Psychometric properties of the SWAL-QOL instrument. Muscle Nerve. 2017;56 (1):28-35. doi: 10.1002/mus.25441. PubMed PMID:27759888 PubMed Central PMC5397376.
  21. Tabor, LC, Rosado, KM, Robison, R, Hegland, K, Humbert, IA, Plowman, EK et al.. Respiratory training in an individual with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Ann Clin Transl Neurol. 2016;3 (10):819-823. doi: 10.1002/acn3.342. PubMed PMID:27752517 PubMed Central PMC5048392.
  22. Arrese, LC, Carrau, R, Plowman, EK. Relationship Between the Eating Assessment Tool-10 and Objective Clinical Ratings of Swallowing Function in Individuals with Head and Neck Cancer. Dysphagia. 2017;32 (1):83-89. doi: 10.1007/s00455-016-9741-7. PubMed PMID:27538876 .
  23. Tabor, L, Gaziano, J, Watts, S, Robison, R, Plowman, EK. Defining Swallowing-Related Quality of Life Profiles in Individuals with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Dysphagia. 2016;31 (3):376-82. doi: 10.1007/s00455-015-9686-2. PubMed PMID:26837611 PubMed Central PMC4871719.
  24. Plowman, EK, Watts, SA, Robison, R, Tabor, L, Dion, C, Gaziano, J et al.. Voluntary Cough Airflow Differentiates Safe Versus Unsafe Swallowing in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Dysphagia. 2016;31 (3):383-90. doi: 10.1007/s00455-015-9687-1. PubMed PMID:26803772 PubMed Central PMC4871758.
  25. Plowman, EK, Watts, SA, Tabor, L, Robison, R, Gaziano, J, Domer, AS et al.. Impact of expiratory strength training in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Muscle Nerve. 2016;54 (1):48-53. doi: 10.1002/mus.24990. PubMed PMID:26599236 PubMed Central PMC4879103.
  26. Plowman, EK, Tabor, LC, Robison, R, Gaziano, J, Dion, C, Watts, SA et al.. Discriminant ability of the Eating Assessment Tool-10 to detect aspiration in individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Neurogastroenterol. Motil. 2016;28 (1):85-90. doi: 10.1111/nmo.12700. PubMed PMID:26510823 PubMed Central PMC4688134.
  27. Sardesai, MG, Patel, SA, Halum, S, Plowman, EK, Merati, AL. In response to late tracheotomy is associated with higher morbidity and mortality in mechanically ventilated patients. Laryngoscope. 2016;126 (5):E208. doi: 10.1002/lary.25703. PubMed PMID:26451962 .
  28. Patel, SA, Plowman, EK, Halum, S, Merati, AL, Sardesai, MG. Late tracheotomy is associated with higher morbidity and mortality in mechanically ventilated patients. Laryngoscope. 2015;125 (9):2134-8. doi: 10.1002/lary.25322. PubMed PMID:26152892 .
  29. Plowman, EK. Is There a Role for Exercise in the Management of Bulbar Dysfunction in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis?. J. Speech Lang. Hear. Res. 2015;58 (4):1151-66. doi: 10.1044/2015_JSLHR-S-14-0270. PubMed PMID:26091205 .
  30. Plowman, EK, Bijangi-Vishehsaraei, K, Halum, S, Cates, D, Hanenberg, H, Domer, AS et al.. Autologous myoblasts attenuate atrophy and improve tongue force in a denervated tongue model: a pilot study. Laryngoscope. 2014;124 (2):E20-6. doi: 10.1002/lary.24352. PubMed PMID:23929623 .
  31. Plowman, EK, Maling, N, Thomas, NJ, Fowler, SC, Kleim, JA. Targeted motor rehabilitation dissociates corticobulbar versus corticospinal dysfunction in an animal model of Parkinson's disease. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2014;28 (1):85-95. doi: 10.1177/1545968313498648. PubMed PMID:23921422 .
  32. Hoy, M, Domer, A, Plowman, EK, Loch, R, Belafsky, P. Causes of dysphagia in a tertiary-care swallowing center. Ann. Otol. Rhinol. Laryngol. 2013;122 (5):335-8. doi: 10.1177/000348941312200508. PubMed PMID:23815051 .
  33. Belafsky, PC, Plowman, EK, Mehdizadeh, O, Cates, D, Domer, A, Yen, K et al.. The upper esophageal sphincter is not round: a pilot study evaluating a novel, physiology-based approach to upper esophageal sphincter dilation. Ann. Otol. Rhinol. Laryngol. 2013;122 (4):217-21. doi: 10.1177/000348941312200401. PubMed PMID:23697317 .
  34. Cates, D, Plowman, EK, Mehdizadeh, O, Yen, K, Domer, A, Gilden, M et al.. Geometric morphometric shape analysis in an ovine model confirms that the upper esophageal sphincter is not round. Laryngoscope. 2013;123 (3):721-6. doi: 10.1002/lary.23634. PubMed PMID:23042631 .
  35. Plowman, EK, Maling, N, Rivera, BJ, Larson, K, Thomas, NJ, Fowler, SC et al.. Differential sensitivity of cranial and limb motor function to nigrostriatal dopamine depletion. Behav. Brain Res. 2013;237 :157-63. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2012.09.031. PubMed PMID:23018122 PubMed Central PMC3614355.
  36. Plowman, EK, Mehdizadeh, O, Leder, SB, Martino, R, Belafsky, PC. A bibliometric review of published abstracts presented at the Dysphagia Research Society: 2001-2011. Dysphagia. 2013;28 (2):123-30. doi: 10.1007/s00455-012-9420-2. PubMed PMID:22893228 .
  37. Halum, SL, Ting, JY, Plowman, EK, Belafsky, PC, Harbarger, CF, Postma, GN et al.. A multi-institutional analysis of tracheotomy complications. Laryngoscope. 2012;122 (1):38-45. doi: 10.1002/lary.22364. PubMed PMID:22183627 .
  38. Plowman, EK, Kleim, JA. Behavioral and neurophysiological correlates of striatal dopamine depletion: a rodent model of Parkinson's disease. J Commun Disord. ;44 (5):549-56. doi: 10.1016/j.jcomdis.2011.04.008. PubMed PMID:21601869 PubMed Central PMC4683593.
  39. Plowman, EK, Okun, MS. Antiphospholipid syndrome and other lupus-related movement disorders. Handb Clin Neurol. 2011;100 :237-45. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-444-52014-2.00016-1. PubMed PMID:21496583 .
  40. Plowman, E, Hentz, B, Ellis, C Jr. Post-stroke aphasia prognosis: a review of patient-related and stroke-related factors. J Eval Clin Pract. 2012;18 (3):689-94. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2753.2011.01650.x. PubMed PMID:21395923 .
  41. Plowman, EK, Thomas, NJ, Kleim, JA. Striatal dopamine depletion induces forelimb motor impairments and disrupts forelimb movement representations within the motor cortex. J Parkinsons Dis. 2011;1 (1):93-100. doi: 10.3233/JPD-2011-11017. PubMed PMID:23939260 .
  42. Plowman, EK, Kleim, JA. Motor cortex reorganization across the lifespan. J Commun Disord. ;43 (4):286-94. doi: 10.1016/j.jcomdis.2010.04.005. PubMed PMID:20478572 .
  43. Plowman-Prine, EK, Sapienza, CM, Okun, MS, Pollock, SL, Jacobson, C, Wu, SS et al.. The relationship between quality of life and swallowing in Parkinson's disease. Mov. Disord. 2009;24 (9):1352-8. doi: 10.1002/mds.22617. PubMed PMID:19425089 PubMed Central PMC3614344.
  44. Plowman-Prine, EK, Okun, MS, Sapienza, CM, Shrivastav, R, Fernandez, HH, Foote, KD et al.. Perceptual characteristics of Parkinsonian speech: a comparison of the pharmacological effects of levodopa across speech and non-speech motor systems. NeuroRehabilitation. 2009;24 (2):131-44. doi: 10.3233/NRE-2009-0462. PubMed PMID:19339752 .
  45. Plowman-Prine, EK, Triggs, WJ, Malcolm, MP, Rosenbek, JC. Reliability of transcranial magnetic stimulation for mapping swallowing musculature in the human motor cortex. Clin Neurophysiol. 2008;119 (10):2298-303. doi: 10.1016/j.clinph.2008.06.006. PubMed PMID:18723391 .
  46. Jones, H. N., Shrivastav, R, Wu, S. S., Plowman-Prine, E. K., & Rosenbek, J. C. (2009). Intensity and fundamental frequency variability before and after two behavioral treatments for aprosodia. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 17, 45-53.
  47. Plowman, E.K, Domer, A. & Belafsky P.C. (2011). Central, peripheral and comorbid affects of normal and disordered aging on deglutition. Otorinolaringologia, 61: 45-52.
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