A New Editor
Bronwen J. Ackermann, PT, PhD
University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Medical Problems of Performing Artists
is the first clinical medical journal devoted to the etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of medical and psychological disorders related to the performing arts.
Original peer-reviewed research papers cover topics including neurologic disorders, musculoskeletal conditions, voice and hearing disorders, anxieties, stress, substance abuse, and other health issues related to actors, dancers, singers, musicians, and other performers.
Editor: Bronwen J. Ackermann, PT, PhD
Official journal of the Performing Arts Medical Association (PAMA),
the Dutch Performing Arts Medicine Association (NVDMG),
and the Australian Society for Performing Arts Healthcare (ASPAH).
Volume 31, Number 3
Table of Contents:
|125||Effects of Physical Symptoms on Muscle Activity Levels in Skilled Violinists J. Matt McCrary, Mark Halaki, Bronwen J. Ackermann|
|132||Motor Imagery Practice for Enhancing Eleve Performance Among Professional Dancers: A Pilot Study
Amit Abraham, Ayelet Dunsky, Ruth Dickstein
|140||Visual Complaints and Eye Problems in Orchestral Musicians Henny J.M. Beckers, Marina A.W. van Kooten-Noordzij, Ronald M.P.C. de Crom, Jan S.A.G. Schouten, Carroll A.B. Webers|
|145||Assessment of Maximum Aerobic Capacity and Anaerobic Threshold of Elite Ballet Dancers Matthew A. Wyon, Nick Allen, Ross Cloak, Sarah Beck, Paul Davies, Frances Clarke|
|151||Playing-Related Health Problems Among Instrumental Music Students at a University in Malaysia
Karen Lonsdale, Ong Kuan Boon|
|160||Differentials in Turnout Among Professional Classical Ballet Dancers Isobel Washington, Susan Mayes, Charlotte Ganderton, Tania Pizzari|
|166||Trust, Satisfaction, and Confidence in Health Care Providers Among Student and Professional Dancers in France Stephanie Alimena, Mary E. Air|
|174||Postural Stability Assessment of University Marching Musicians Using Force Platform Measures Trevor D. Magnotti, Danielle McElhiney, Jeffrey A. Russell
|179||Contribution of Glottic Insufficiency to Perceived Breathiness in Classically Trained Singers Ellen Graham, Vrushali Angadi, Joanna Sloggy, Joseph Stemple|
|185||In the September Issue
[Editorial] Donna Krasnow |
Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the
Dutch Performing Arts Medicine Association!
In memory of
Alice G. Brandfonbrener, MD
A pioneer in the field of performing arts medicine
and founding editor of MPPA.
A Medical Guide for Achieving and Maintaining a Healthy Voice
By Yolanda D. Heman-Ackah, Robert T. Sataloff, and Mary J. Hawkshaw
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