Andrew C Laing
Affiliation: University of Waterloo
- Effects of advanced age on the morphometry and degenerative state of the cervical spine in a rat modelAndrew C Laing
Injury Biomechanics and Aging Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Anat Rec (Hoboken) 294:1326-36. 2011..001), with a trend toward increased degeneration in the geriatric specimens (P = 0.069). The results suggest that age-related morphometric differences may need to be accounted for in experimental aging models of SCI in rats...
- The effects of pad geometry and material properties on the biomechanical effectiveness of 26 commercially available hip protectorsAndrew C Laing
Injury Biomechanics and Aging Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Ave West, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1
J Biomech 44:2627-35. 2011..Furthermore, by determining geometric and material parameters that influence biomechanical performance, our results should assist manufacturers in designing devices that offer improved performance and clinical effectiveness...
- Characterization of the protective capacity of flooring systems using force-deflection profilingMichal N Glinka
Injury Biomechanics and Aging Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
Med Eng Phys 35:108-15. 2013..This study contributes to the literature suggesting that safety floors are a promising intervention for reducing fall-related injury risk in older adults...