Research Participation Opportunity

The DeSales University Doctor of Physical Therapy department is seeking healthy volunteer participants for a project entitled: “Reliability and Validity of the Activ5 smart device in assessing shoulder strength among health adults.  Does Clinical Experience Matter?”

Participation Requirements:

  • Male or female over the age of 18-years-old
  • No history of shoulder surgery of dominant arm within two years
  • No shoulder pain or weakness within the last six months
  • Up to 45 minutes of participation – 1 visit

If these requirements are met, please consider participating in this research study.  If interested, please contact the DeSales DPT program front office by phone (610-282-1100 x1898) to schedule an appointment. Thank you for considering participating in our research.

This study has been approved by the DSU IRB