Jonathan S Merritt

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Influence of muscle-tendon wrapping on calculations of joint reaction forces in the equine distal forelimb
    Jonathan S Merritt
    Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Melbourne School of Engineering, The University of Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2008:165730. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Mechanical loading of the distal end of the third metacarpal bone in horses during walking and trotting
    Jonathan S Merritt
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Am J Vet Res 71:508-14. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Metacarpal geometry changes during Thoroughbred race training are compatible with sagittal-plane cantilever bending
    J S Merritt
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Equine Vet J 42:407-11. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Moment arms of the human neck muscles in flexion, bending and rotation
    David C Ackland
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    J Biomech 44:475-86. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Influence of muscle-tendon wrapping on calculations of joint reaction forces in the equine distal forelimb
    Jonathan S Merritt
    Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Melbourne School of Engineering, The University of Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2008:165730. 2008
    ..This finding highlighted the importance of taking into account muscle-tendon wrapping when evaluating joint loading in the equine distal forelimb...
  2. doi request reprint Mechanical loading of the distal end of the third metacarpal bone in horses during walking and trotting
    Jonathan S Merritt
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Am J Vet Res 71:508-14. 2010
    ..To assess the net mechanical load on the distal end of the third metacarpal bone in horses during walking and trotting...
  3. doi request reprint Metacarpal geometry changes during Thoroughbred race training are compatible with sagittal-plane cantilever bending
    J S Merritt
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Equine Vet J 42:407-11. 2010
    ..Bending of the equine metacarpal bones during locomotion is poorly understood. Cantilever bending, in particular, may influence the loading of the metacarpal bones and surrounding structures in unique ways...
  4. doi request reprint Moment arms of the human neck muscles in flexion, bending and rotation
    David C Ackland
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    J Biomech 44:475-86. 2011
    ..The dataset produced may be useful in developing and validating computational models of the human neck...