Performance Research Lab


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Engstrom I, Anderson K, Bez E, Agresta C, Telfer S. The effect of footplate position and stroke rate on ergometer rowing kinematics. PLOS ONE. 2023;18(5):e0285676. 

Freehill M, Rose M, McCollum K, Agresta C, Cain S. Game-Day Pitch and Throw Counts: A Proof-of-Concept to Quantify Total Workload in Youth Baseball Players. Orthopedic Journal of Sports Medicine, 2023;(11)3:23259671231151450.


Agresta C, Giacomazzi C, Harrast M, Zendler J. Running Injury Paradigms and their Influence on Footwear Design Features and Runner Assessment Methods: A Focused Review to Advance Evidence-Based Practice for Running Medicine Clinicians. Frontiers in Sports and Active Living. 2022; 4. [review]

Agresta C, Freehill MT, Nakamura B, Guadagnino S, Cain SM. Using Sensors for Player Development: Assessing Biomechanical Factors Related to Pitch Command and Velocity. Nov 2022; Sensors, 2022;22(21):8488.

Agresta C, Freehill MT, Zendler J, Giblin G, Cain SM. Sensor Location Matters When Estimating Workload for Baseball Pitching. Nov 2022; Sensors


Handelzalts S, Volk M, Zendler JD, Agresta C, Peacock J, Alexander NB. Physical Activity Patterns in Frail and non-Frail Patients with End-Stage Liver Disease. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hepatology. 2021.

Agresta CE, Peacock J, Guadagnino S, Carmichael A, Gonzalez R. The test-retest reliability of ride perception during treadmill and outdoor running. Footwear Science. 2021:1-11.

Gurchiek RD, Beynnon BD, Agresta CE, Choquette RH, McGinnis RS. Wearables sensors for remote patient monitoring in orthopedics: a narrative review. Minerva Orthopedics Oct 2021; 72(5):484-97.


Agresta C, Peacock J, Carmichael A, Nielsen K, Zendler J, Gonzalez R. The perception of ride is multidimensional for running footwear. Footwear Science. 2020; 12(1).

Hafer J, Provenzano S, Kern K, Agresta C, Grant J, Zernicke RF. Measuring markers of aging and knee osteoarthritis gait using inertial measurement units. Journal of Biomechanics.2020; 99-109567.


Chen TL, Agresta C, Lipps D, Provenzano S, Hafer J, Wong DW, Zernicke RF. Ultrasound elastographic assessment of plantar fascia in runners using rearfoot strike and forefoot strike. Journal of Biomechanics. 2019; 89: 65-71.

Agresta C, Goulet GC, Peacock J, Housner J, Deneweth Zendler J, Zernicke RF. Years of running experience influences stride-to-stride fluctuations and adaptive response during step frequency perturbations in healthy distance runners. Gait & Posture. 2019; 7:376-382.

Hafer J, Zernicke R, Agresta C. Segment coordination variability differs by years of running experience. Medicine & Science in Sport & Exercise. 2019; 51(7): 1438-1443.

Bakshi N, Inclan PM, Kirsch JM, Bedi A, Agresta C, Freehill M. Current workload recommendations in baseball pitchers: a systematic review. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2019: 1-13.

Agresta C, Krieg K, Freehill MT. Risk factors for baseball-related injuries of the upper extremity: a systematic review. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine. 2019; 7(2): 1-13.

Provenzano S, Hafer JF, Peacock J, Kemper S, Deneweth Zendler J, Agresta C. Restriction in pelvis and trunk motion in postpartum runners compared to pre-pregnancy. Journal of Women’s Health Physical Therapy. April 2019.


Agresta C, Kessler S, Southern E, Goulet GC, Zernicke RF, Deneweth Zendler J. Immediate and short-term adaptations to maximalist and minimalist running shoes. Footwear Science. 2018; 10(2): 95-107.


Agresta C, Peacock J, Housner J, Zernicke RF, Deneweth Zendler J. Experience does not influence injury-related joint kinematics and kinetics in distance runners. Gait & Posture. 2017; 61:13-18.

Agresta C, Ward CR, Wright WG, Tucker CA. The effect of unilateral arm swing motion on lower extremity running mechanics associated with injury risk. Sports Biomechanics. 2107; Feb 1-10.


Agresta C, Church C, Henley J, Duer T, O’Brien K. Single leg squat performance in active adolescents age 8 to 17 years. Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research. 2016; 31(5):1187-1191.


Agresta C, Brown A. Gait retraining for injured and healthy runners using augmented feedback: a systematic literature review. Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy. 2015; 45(8):576-584.


Agresta C, Slobodinsky M, Tucker CA. Functional movement screen™: normative values in healthy distance runners. International Journal of Sports Medicine. 2014; 35(14):1203-1207.