Publications appear in chronological order.


  • Wyers L, Van de Walle P, Hoornweg A, Tepes Bobescu I, Verheyen K, Ceulemans B, Schoonjans A, Hallemans A.  Gait deviations in patients with dravet syndrome: A systematic review.  European Journal of Paediatric Neurology, 23(3) (2019) 357-367.
  • Hallemans A, Van de Walle P, Wyers L, Verheyen K, Schoonjans A, Desloovere K, Ceulemans K.  Clinical usefulness and challenges of instrumented motion analysis in patients with intellectual disabilities.  Gait and Posture, 71 (2019) 105-115.
  • Herssens N, McCrum C.  Stimulating balance: recent advances in vestibular stimulation for balance and gait. Journal of Neurophysiol, 2019 Mar 13;1;122(2):447-450.
  • Verheyen K, Verbecque E, Ceulemans B, Schoonjans A, Van De Walle P, Hallemans A.  Motor development in children with Dravet syndrome.  Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 2019 Aug;61(8):950-956.
  • Lobo da Costa PH, Verbecque E, Hallemans A, Vieira MF. Standing balance in preschoolers using nonlinear dynamics and sway density curve analysis. J Biomech. 2019 Jan 3;82:96-102.
  • Verbecque E, Schepens K, Theré J, Schepens B, Klingels K, Hallemans A. The Timed Up and Go Test in Children: Does Protocol Choice Matter? A Systematic Review. Pediatr Phys Ther. 2019 Jan;31(1):22-31.


  • Saeys W, Herssens N, Verwulgen S, Truijen S. Sensory information and the perception of verticality in post-stroke patients. Another point of view in sensory reweighting strategies. PLoS One. 2018 Jun 29;13(6):e0199098.
  • Herssens N, Verbecque E, Hallemans A, Vereeck L, Van Rompaey V, Saeys W. Do spatiotemporal parameters and gait variability differ across the lifespan of healthy adults? A systematic review. Gait Posture. 2018 Jul;64:181-190.
  • Herssens N, Saeys W, Vereeck L, Dobbels B, Van Rompaey V, Hallemans A. On the effect of noisy galvanic vestibular stimulation on dynamic visual acuity in bilateral vestibulopathy B-ENT - ISSN 1781-782X - 14(2018), p.5-5.
  • Herssens N, Verbecque E, Van Criekinge T, Saeys W, Van Rompaey V, Hallemans A. The effect of bilateral vestibular function loss on locomotion, a pilot study. Gait and posture - ISSN 0966-6362 - 65(2018), p.247-248.
  • Van de Walle P, Meyns P, Desloovere K, De Rijck J, Kenis J, Verbecque E, Van Criekinge T, Hallemans A. Age-related changes in arm motion during typical gait. Gait Posture. 2018 Oct;66:51-57.
  • Van Criekinge T, Saeys W, Hallemans A, Van de Walle P, Vereeck L, De Hertogh W, Truijen S. Age-related differences in muscle activity patterns during walking in healthy individuals. J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2018 Aug;41:124-131.
  • Hallemans A, Verbecque E, Dumas R, Cheze L, Van Hamme A, Robert T. Developmental changes in spatial margin of stability in typically developing children relate to the mechanics of gait. Gait Posture. 2018 Jun;63:33-38.
  • Verbecque E, Van Criekinge T, Vanloot D, Coeckelbergh T, Van de Heyning P, Hallemans A, Vereeck L. Dynamic Visual Acuity test while walking or running on treadmill: Reliability and normative data. Gait Posture. 2018 Sep;65:137-142.
  • Verbecque E, De Belder N, Marijnissen T, Vereeck L, Van de Heyning P, Hallemans A. Feasibility of the clinical dynamic visual acuity test in typically developing preschoolers. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2018 May;275(5):1343-1348.
  • De Pauw J, De Hertogh W, Mercelis R, Saeys W, Hallemans A, Michiels S, Truijen S, Cras P5. Is perception of visual verticality intact in patients with idiopathic cervical dystonia? Acta Neurol Belg. 2018 Mar;118(1):77-84.
  • De Pauw J, Mercelis R, Hallemans A, Van Gils G, Truijen S, Cras P, De Hertogh W. Postural control and the relation with cervical sensorimotor control in patients with idiopathic adult-onset cervical dystonia. Exp Brain Res. 2018 Mar;236(3):803-811.
  • De Pauw J, Cras P, Truijen S, Mercelis R, Michiels S, Saeys W, Vereeck L, Hallemans A, De Hertogh W. The effect of a single botulinum toxin treatment on somatosensory processing in idiopathic isolated cervical dystonia: an observational study. J Neurol. 2018 Nov;265(11):2672-2683.
  • Van Criekinge T, Truijen S, Hallemans A, Saeys W. The influence of a thoracolumbosacral orthosis on gait performance in healthy adults during walking. Acta Bioeng Biomech. 2018;20(4):15-21.
  • Jacobs E, Hallemans A, Gielen JVan den Dries L, Van Moorsel A, Rutgeerts J, Roussel N. Unravelling motor learning processes in theatre performers. Motor control: the international journal for the multidisciplinary study of voluntary movement - ISSN 1087-1640- 22:2(2018), p. 134-148.
  • Danckaers F, Huysmans T, Hallemans A, De Bruyne G, Truijen S, Sijbers J. Full body statistical shape modeling with posture normalization. Proceedings of the AHFE 2017 International Conference on Human Factors in Simulation and Modeling: July 17-21, 2017, Los Angeles, U.S.A. / Cassenti, Daniel N. [edit.] - ISSN 2194-5357 - Cham, Springer international publishing ag, 591(2018), p. 437-448.
  • Van Criekinge T, Saeys W, Hallemans A, Truijen S. Trunk kinematics during walking after sub-acute stroke. Converging clinical and engineering research on neurorehabilitation III : proceedings of the 4th International Conference on NeuroRehabilitation (ICNR2018), October 16-20, 2018, Pisa, Italy / Masia, Lorenzo [edit.]; et al. - ISBN 978-3-030-01844-3 - Cham, Springer, 2018, p. 774-778.
  • Hallemans A, Herssens N, Mertens G, Van de Heyning P, Van Rompaey V. Response to Weaver TS, Shayman CS, Huller TE. The effect of hearing aids and cochlear implants on balance during gait : 13271332 Otol Neurotol: 13271332 2017;38: 13271332. Otology and neurotology - ISSN 1531-7129 - Philadelphia, Lippincott williams & wilkins, 39:4(2018), p. 518-519.


  • Herssens N, Verbecque E, Van Criekinge T, Saeys W, Vereeck L, Hallemans A. Independent domains of gait in adults: a comparison of different populations. Gait and posture - ISSN 0966-6362 - 57(2017), p.219.
  • De Pauw J, Mercelis R, Hallemans A, Michiels S, Truijen S, Cras P, De Hertogh W. Cervical sensorimotor control in idiopathic cervical dystonia: A cross-sectional study. Brain Behav. 2017 Aug 11;7(9):e00735.
  • Jacobs E, Roussel N, Van Caekenberghe I, Cassiers E, Van den Dries L, Rutgeerts J, Gielen J, Hallemans A. Do Performers' Experience and Sex Affect Their Performance? Motor Control. 2017 Apr;21(2):227-245.
  • Van Criekinge T, Saeys W, Hallemans A Vereeck L, De Hertogh W, Van de Walle P, Vaes N, Lafosse C, Truijen S. Effectiveness of additional trunk exercises on gait performance: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2017 Jun 2;18(1):249.
  • Verbecque E, Vereeck L, Van de Heyning P, Hallemans A. Gait and its components in typically developing preschoolers. Gait Posture. 2017 Oct;58:300-306.


  • Ann Hallemans, Nele Op de Beeck, Evi Verbecque, Patricia Van de Walle, Luc Vereeck, Berten Ceulemans (2016) Het verband tussen kruipen, de ontwikkeling en de omgeving van een kind. Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde                               
  • Jacobs E, Roussel N, Van Caekenberghe I, Cassiers E, Vandendries L, Rutgeerts J, Gielen J, Hallemans A. (2016) DO PERFORMERS’ EXPERIENCE AND SEX AFFECT THEIR PERFORMANCE? Motor Control                 
  • Verbecque E, Vereeck L, Hallemans A. (2016) Postural sway in children: A literature review. Gait and Posture 49 : 402-410, doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2016.08.003.
  • Evi Verbecque, Paula H Lobo Da Costa , Pieter Meyns, Kaat Desloovere, Luc Vereeck, Ann Hallemans (2016) Age-related changes in postural sway in preschoolers. Gait and Posture         44 : 116-22, doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.11.016.
  • Evi Verbecque, Luc Vereeck, An Boudewyns, Paul Van de Heyning, Ann Hallemans (2016) A Modified Version of the Timed Up and Go Test for Children Who Are Preschoolers. Pediatr Phys Ther 28 (4): 409-16, doi: 10.1097/PEP.0000000000000293.
  • Van Ombergen A, Lubeck AJ, Van Rompaey V, Maes LK, Stins JF, Van de Heyning PH, Wuyts FL, Bos JE.        (2016) The Effect of Optokinetic Stimulation on Perceptual and Postural Symptoms in Visual Vestibular Mismatch Patients.       PLoS One. 11 (4) : e0154528, 10.1371/journal.pone.0154528.
  • Michiels S., Van de Heyning P., Truijen S., Hallemans A., De Hertogh W. (2016) Does multi-modal cervical physical therapy improve tinnitus in patients with cervicogenic somatic tinnitus? Man Ther. 26          , 10.1016/j.math.2016.08.005
  • E Spagnolo, MG Benedetti, A Rigato, G Bellon, A Hallemans, F Ragona, et al. Gait patterns in Dravet syndrome: Preliminary data of a multicentric longitudinal prospective study. Gait & Posture 49, S10-S11
  • P Van de Walle, C Huenaerts, M Goudriaan, G Molenaers, A Hallemans, et al. Contributing factors to decreased gait efficiency in children with cerebral palsy. Gait & Posture 49, 15
  • P Van de Walle, A Nieuwenhuys, B Callewaert, M Goudriaan, et al. Age-related changes in continuous kinematic and kinetic waveforms in typical developing children and adults. Gait & Posture 49, 40
  • A Hallemans, A Del Felice, P Van de Walle, K Verheyen, AS Schoonjans, et al. Gait impairment in Dravet syndrome: First results from a pilot study, Gait & Posture 49, 186-187
  • T Van Criekinge, W Saeys, A Hallemans, L Vereeck, W De Hertogh, et al. Age-related differences in gait kinematics across the gait cycle in healthy individuals. Gait & Posture 49, 247


A1 articles in peer reviewed journals

Michiels S, Van de Heyning P., Truijen S,De Hertogh W.  Diagnostic Value of Clinical Cervical Spine Tests in Patients With Cervicogenic Somatic Tinnitus. Phys. Ther. 2015

Michiels S, De Hertogh W, Truijen S, Van de Heyning P. Cervical spine dysfunctions in patients with chronic subjective tinnitus. Otol Neurotol. 2015 Apr;36(4):741-5.

Evi Verbecque, Paula H. Lobo da Costa, Luc Vereeck, Ann Hallemans. Psychometric properties of functional balance tests in children: a literature review. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2015 Jun;57(6):521-9. doi: 10.1111/dmcn.12657. Epub 2014 Dec 11

Luk Van den Dries, Edith Cassiers, Charlotte De Somviele, Jonas Rutgeerts, Annouk Van Moorsel, Jan Gielen, Ann Hallemans, Nathalie Roussel. PHYSIOLOGICAL PERFORMING EXERCISES BY JAN FABRE: AN ADDITIONAL TRAINING METHOD FOR CONTEMPORARY PERFORMERS.Dance, Performance & Theatre training (2015)

Conference proceedings

Astrid Lubeck, Angelique Van Ombergen, Jelte Bos, John Stins, Luc Vereeck, Vincent Van Rompaey, Paul Van de Heyning, Floris L Wuyts. The course of postural sway and symptoms in visual-vestibular mismatch patients during exposure to optic flow – preliminary results

Science and art: where do we meet? A. Hallemans, EFSMA 2015 congress, Antwerp, Belgium                              

Do performers’ experience and sex affect their performance?Emmanuel Jacobs, EFSMA 2015 congress, Antwerp, Belgium

Gait analysis during running on a treadmill: Objectifying the influence of fatigue. Johan Roeykens, Antwerp, Belgium EFSMA 2015

Natural forefoot running biomechanics: Influence of heel heights and runningtechnique on ground reaction force, muscle activity and joint kinematics. Rudi Frankinouille, Antwerp, Belgium EFSMA 2015



A1 Articles in peer reviewed journals

Michiels Sarah, Hallemans Ann, van de Heyning Paul, Truijen Steven, Stassijns Gaëtane, Wuyts Floris, de Hertogh Willem. Measurement of cervical sensorimotor control : the reliability of a continuous linear movement test
Manual therapy-issn 1356-689X-(2014),p. 1-6

Roussel Nathalie, Hallemans Ann, Rutgeerts Jonas, Gielen Jan, Van den Dries Luc. Exploring the Biomedical Paradigm in the Work of Jan Fabre. Performance Research: A Journal of the Performing Arts. 19:4, 45-53, DOI: 10.1080/13528165.2014.947131

Michiels S, De Hertogh W, Truijen S, Van de Heyning P. Physical therapy treatment in patients suffering from cervicogenic somatic tinnitus: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2014 Jul 22;15:297.

De Pauw Joke, Van der Velden Kevin, Meirte Jill, van Daele Ulrike, Truijen Steven, Cras Patrick, Mercelis Rudolf, de Hertogh Willem. The effectiveness of physiotherapy for cervical dystonia : a systematic literature review Journal of neurology-issn 0340-5354-261(2014),p. 1857-1865

P Conference proceedings

D. Pelegrin-Garcia, M. Van Baelen, M. Rychtáriková, C. Glorieux, Measurement and visualization of human active echolocation cues approaching obstacles. Proceedings of Tecniacustica 2014, Murcia, Spain (2014).

Evi Verbecque, Paula H Lobo Da Costa , Pieter Meyns, Kaat Desloovere, Luc Vereeck, Ann Hallemans. A comparative study on different posturographic descriptors to asses standing balance in young children. Postermededeling 2014 ISPGR World Congres