Gregory Neil Kawchuk

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Bulging of the inner and outer annulus during in vivo axial loading of normal and degenerated discs
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Spinal Disord Tech 22:214-8. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Commentary: therapeutic ultrasound: what now?
    Greg N Kawchuk
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, Spinal Function Laboratory, University of Alberta, 3 44 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    Spine J 11:978. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Spinal landmark depth in relation to body mass index
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Man Ther 16:384-7. 2011
  4. pmc Identification of spinal tissues loaded by manual therapy: a robot-based serial dissection technique applied in porcine motion segments
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:1983-90. 2010
  5. doi request reprint A true blind for subjects who receive spinal manipulation therapy
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:366-8. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The relation between the application angle of spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) and resultant vertebral accelerations in an in situ porcine model
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    University of Alberta, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, 3 44 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    Man Ther 14:480-3. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Structural health monitoring to detect the presence, location and magnitude of structural damage in cadaveric porcine spines
    Gregory Neil Kawchuk
    Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, 3 44 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    J Biomech 42:109-15. 2009
  8. doi request reprint The feasibility of vibration as a tool to assess spinal integrity
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, 3 44 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    J Biomech 41:2319-23. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The relation between the spatial distribution of vertebral artery compromise and exposure to cervical manipulation
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    University of Alberta, Canada
    J Neurol 255:371-7. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Variability of force magnitude and force duration in manual and instrument-based manipulation techniques
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 29:611-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Bulging of the inner and outer annulus during in vivo axial loading of normal and degenerated discs
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Spinal Disord Tech 22:214-8. 2009
    ..Comparison of in vivo biomechanical outcomes between experimental and control group animals...
  2. ncbi request reprint Commentary: therapeutic ultrasound: what now?
    Greg N Kawchuk
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, Spinal Function Laboratory, University of Alberta, 3 44 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    Spine J 11:978. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Spinal landmark depth in relation to body mass index
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Man Ther 16:384-7. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the strength of the correlations observed suggests that although landmark depth increases with subject BMI, other factors may influence this correlation...
  4. pmc Identification of spinal tissues loaded by manual therapy: a robot-based serial dissection technique applied in porcine motion segments
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:1983-90. 2010
    ..Serial dissection of porcine motion segments during robotic control of vertebral kinematics...
  5. doi request reprint A true blind for subjects who receive spinal manipulation therapy
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:366-8. 2009
    ..To determine if short-duration anesthesia (propofol and remifentanil) can blind subjects to the provision or withholding of spinal manipulative therapy (SMT)...
  6. doi request reprint The relation between the application angle of spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) and resultant vertebral accelerations in an in situ porcine model
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    University of Alberta, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, 3 44 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    Man Ther 14:480-3. 2009
    ..This work provides justification for future studies in less available human cadavers. It is not yet known if variations in SMT application angle have relevance to clinical outcomes or patient safety...
  7. doi request reprint Structural health monitoring to detect the presence, location and magnitude of structural damage in cadaveric porcine spines
    Gregory Neil Kawchuk
    Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, 3 44 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    J Biomech 42:109-15. 2009
    ..If these techniques can be evolved for human use, structural health monitoring may provide a new approach toward understanding the underlying relations between spinal structure and function...
  8. doi request reprint The feasibility of vibration as a tool to assess spinal integrity
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, 3 44 Corbett Hall, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    J Biomech 41:2319-23. 2008
    ..In the future, we hope to refine this technique to obtain specific diagnoses of, and/or assess therapies for, common spinal disorders...
  9. doi request reprint The relation between the spatial distribution of vertebral artery compromise and exposure to cervical manipulation
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    University of Alberta, Canada
    J Neurol 255:371-7. 2008
    ..This connection underlies the common assumption that persons with pre-event histories of mechanical neck movements, such as cervical spine manipulation (cSMT), should experience increased V3 dissection...
  10. ncbi request reprint Variability of force magnitude and force duration in manual and instrument-based manipulation techniques
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 29:611-8. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to compare the variation of manipulative forces produced by instruments and a manual technique...
  11. ncbi request reprint Defining the effect of cervical manipulation on vertebral artery integrity: establishment of an animal model
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 27:539-46. 2004
    ..To explore this relation, an experimental platform is needed that is accessible and biologically responsive...
  12. doi request reprint Reliability of assisted indentation in measuring lumbar spinal stiffness
    Tasha R Stanton
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Common Spinal Disorders Lab, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Man Ther 14:197-205. 2009
    ..These data, in addition to specific features of AI (small, transportable, relatively low cost, ease of operation) suggest that AI may be of benefit within clinical environments...
  13. doi request reprint A novel application of velocity-based force control for use in robotic biomechanical testing
    Darrell J Goertzen
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, 3 44 Corbett Hall, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G4
    J Biomech 42:366-9. 2009
    ..The simplicity, stability, and performance of this method warrant its consideration for other robotic biomechanical testing applications where force control is required...
  14. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of ultrasonic indentation in detecting simulated bone displacement: a comparison of three techniques
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 29:126-33. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the accuracy of 3 ultrasonic indentation techniques in quantifying bone displacement in a specially constructed tissue simulator...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pressures generated during spinal manipulation and their association with hand anatomy
    Stephen M Perle
    University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 28:e1-7. 2005
    ..The role of the variation in the application manipulation itself is largely unknown. A greater understanding of its input parameters is necessary to better understand spinal manipulation outcomes...