JUDY CLIFFT, DPT, MS, BS

Associate Professor
Physical Therapy

Office: 650 930 MADISON BUILDING
930 MADISON AVENUE
MEMPHIS TN 381630000
Tel: (901) 448-5038
jclifft@uthsc.edu

Education

  • D.P.T., University of Tennessee, Physical Therapy
  • M.S., University of Memphis, Education
  • B.S., University of Central Arkansas, Physical Therapy

Clinical care specialist/interest

 Coordinator for University Therapists (faculty practice)

Research interest/specialty

 Wound healing, physical agents, electrotherapy, muscular dystrophy

Area of teaching/subject

 Thermal agents, electrotherapy, electrical testing, evaluation procedures (MMT), wound care

Publications

  1. Griffin JW, Tolley EA, Tooms RE, Reyes RA, Clifft JK. A comparison of photographic and transparency-based methods for measuring wound surface area. Phys Ther, 433-442 (73), 1991.
  2. Aldridge RL, Clifft JK. Effect of manual lymphatic drainage on edema and functin in a patient with postmastectomy lymphedema. J Section Womens Health, 1 (26), 25-29, 2005.
  3. Clifft JK, Newton TS, Kasser RJ, Bush AJ. The effect of monochromatic infrared energy on sensation in patients with diabetic peripheral neuropathy. Diabetes Care, 28, 2896-2900, 2005.
  4. Griffin JW, Rooms RE, Mendius RK, Clifft JK. High voltage pulsed current for healing of pressure ulcers in patients with spinal cord injury. Phys Ther (73), 117-122, 1993.
  5. Covington JS, Griffin JW, Mendius RK, Tooms RE, Clifft JK. Measurement of pressure ulcer volume using dental impression materials. Phys Ther (73), 117-122, 1989.