Niels Hammer

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Affiliation: University of Leipzig
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ligamentous influence in pelvic load distribution
    Niels Hammer
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Liebigstraße 13, 04103 Leipzig, Germany Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Liebigstraße 13, 04103 Leipzig, Germany Electronic address
    Spine J 13:1321-30. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Ultimate stress and age-dependent deformation characteristics of the iliotibial tract
    Niels Hammer
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany
    J Mech Behav Biomed Mater 16:81-6. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The extent of ligament injury and its influence on pelvic stability following type II anteroposterior compression pelvic injuries--A computer study to gain insight into open book trauma
    Jörg Böhme
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Leipzig, Liebigstraße 20, 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    J Orthop Res 32:873-9. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Ethanol and formaldehyde fixation irreversibly alter bones' organic matrix
    Niels Hammer
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Liebigstraße 13, 04103 Leipzig, Germany Electronic address
    J Mech Behav Biomed Mater 29:252-8. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of modified Thiel embalming and ethanol-glycerin fixation in an anatomy environment: Potentials and limitations of two complementary techniques
    Niels Hammer
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany
    Anat Sci Educ 8:74-85. 2015
  6. pmc Human vagus nerve branching in the cervical region
    Niels Hammer
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 10:e0118006. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Pelvic belt effects on pelvic morphometry, muscle activity and body balance in patients with sacroiliac joint dysfunction
    Odette Soisson
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany Institute of Applied Kinesiology, Technische Universitat Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 10:e0116739. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Novel insights into the sacroiliac joint ligaments
    Hanno Steinke
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:257-63. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Demonstration of pelvic anatomy by modified midline transection that maintains intact internal pelvic organs
    Hanno Steinke
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Anat Sci Educ 3:254-60. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Ethanol-glycerin fixation with thymol conservation: a potential alternative to formaldehyde and phenol embalming
    Niels Hammer
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany
    Anat Sci Educ 5:225-33. 2012

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Ligamentous influence in pelvic load distribution
    Niels Hammer
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Liebigstraße 13, 04103 Leipzig, Germany Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Liebigstraße 13, 04103 Leipzig, Germany Electronic address
    Spine J 13:1321-30. 2013
    ..Computational approaches involving finite element (FE) modeling may aid to determine their influence. Previous FE models lacked in precise ligament geometries and material properties, which might have influence on the results...
  2. doi request reprint Ultimate stress and age-dependent deformation characteristics of the iliotibial tract
    Niels Hammer
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany
    J Mech Behav Biomed Mater 16:81-6. 2012
    ..Here, we determined Young's modulus (YM) as secant stiffness between defined limits of the iliotibial tract and correlated the data to ultimate stress (US) of the specimens and to age, gender and body weight of the body donors...
  3. doi request reprint The extent of ligament injury and its influence on pelvic stability following type II anteroposterior compression pelvic injuries--A computer study to gain insight into open book trauma
    Jörg Böhme
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Leipzig, Liebigstraße 20, 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    J Orthop Res 32:873-9. 2014
    ..Further research is necessary to determine the influence of alterations in ligament and bone material properties...
  4. doi request reprint Ethanol and formaldehyde fixation irreversibly alter bones' organic matrix
    Niels Hammer
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Liebigstraße 13, 04103 Leipzig, Germany Electronic address
    J Mech Behav Biomed Mater 29:252-8. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that ethanol and formaldehyde irreversibly change bone material properties, and that this effect is mainly related to the bone's organic matrix...
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of modified Thiel embalming and ethanol-glycerin fixation in an anatomy environment: Potentials and limitations of two complementary techniques
    Niels Hammer
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany
    Anat Sci Educ 8:74-85. 2015
    ..Modified Thiel embalming therefore ideally complements ethanol-glycerin fixation in order to provide customized solutions for clinical workshops and student dissection courses in a wide range of applications...
  6. pmc Human vagus nerve branching in the cervical region
    Niels Hammer
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 10:e0118006. 2015
    ..Cervical vagus nerve branching might partly be responsible for these effects. However, vagus nerve branching has not yet been described in the context of vagus nerve stimulation...
  7. doi request reprint Pelvic belt effects on pelvic morphometry, muscle activity and body balance in patients with sacroiliac joint dysfunction
    Odette Soisson
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany Institute of Applied Kinesiology, Technische Universitat Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 10:e0116739. 2015
    ..Addressing these two issues, this case-controlled study compares morphometric, functional and clinical data in SIJ patients and healthy controls and evaluates the effects of short-term pelvic belt application...
  8. doi request reprint Novel insights into the sacroiliac joint ligaments
    Hanno Steinke
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:257-63. 2010
    ..The ligaments of the human sacroiliac joint (SIJ) were investigated morphometrically...
  9. doi request reprint Demonstration of pelvic anatomy by modified midline transection that maintains intact internal pelvic organs
    Hanno Steinke
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Anat Sci Educ 3:254-60. 2010
    ..The hemipelvis with intact internal organs is ideal for showing the complex spatial relationships of the pelvic organs and vessels relative to the intact pelvic floor...
  10. doi request reprint Ethanol-glycerin fixation with thymol conservation: a potential alternative to formaldehyde and phenol embalming
    Niels Hammer
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany
    Anat Sci Educ 5:225-33. 2012
    ..The use of carcinogenic formaldehyde and toxic phenol can be effectively restricted through the use of the described method...
  11. doi request reprint Median nerve fascicular anatomy as a basis for distal neural prostheses
    Uwe Planitzer
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Liebigstraße 13, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany Department of Neurosurgery, University of Leipzig, Liebigstraße 20a, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany Electronic address
    Ann Anat 196:144-9. 2014
    ..Our study's aim was to provide an anatomical basis for FES of the median nerve in the distal forearm and hand...
  12. pmc Do cells contribute to tendon and ligament biomechanics?
    Niels Hammer
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e105037. 2014
    ..Furthermore, such a comparison would help estimate the influence of cells in ligament and tendon stability and give insight into the effects of acellularization on collagen...
  13. doi request reprint An algorithm for the calculation of three-dimensional collagen fiber orientation in ligaments using angle-sensitive MRI
    Thomas Seidel
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Leipzig, and Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Leipzig University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany
    Magn Reson Med 69:1595-602. 2013
    ..5° (3.6°±17.4°), 6.2° (0°±18°), and 9.2° (5°±19.2°). The presented method has the potential to be applied in situ to anatomical structures like cartilage, ligaments, tendons and fascia...