Esther Tanck

Summary

Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pathological fracture prediction in patients with metastatic lesions can be improved with quantitative computed tomography based computer models
    Esther Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Bone 45:777-83. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Predictive value of femoral head heterogeneity for fracture risk
    E Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Bone 44:590-5. 2009
  3. doi request reprint An anatomically shaped lower body model for CT scanning of cadaver femurs
    Esther Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Phys Med Biol 55:N57-62. 2010
  4. pmc Cortical bone development under the growth plate is regulated by mechanical load transfer
    E Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, The Netherlands
    J Anat 208:73-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Trabecular architecture can remain intact for both disuse and overload enhanced resorption characteristics
    E Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Biomech 39:2631-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The mechanical consequences of mineralization in embryonic bone
    E Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, University Medical Center Nijmegen, 6500 HB, The Netherlands
    Bone 35:186-90. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Does bone cement in percutaneous vertebroplasty act as a stress riser?
    René Aquarius
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Nijmegen, the Netherlands and Twente University, Laboratory for Biomechanical Engineering, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:2092-7. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic vertebroplasty can decrease the fracture risk of adjacent vertebrae: an in vitro cadaveric study
    René Aquarius
    Radboud University Medical Center, Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedics, The Netherlands
    Med Eng Phys 36:944-8. 2014
  9. doi request reprint The fracture risk of adjacent vertebrae is increased by the changed loading direction after a wedge fracture
    René Aquarius
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E408-12. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Implementation of asymmetric yielding in case-specific finite element models improves the prediction of femoral fractures
    Loes C Derikx
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin 14:183-93. 2011

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Pathological fracture prediction in patients with metastatic lesions can be improved with quantitative computed tomography based computer models
    Esther Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Bone 45:777-83. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess if non-linear finite element (FE) computer models, which are based on Quantitative Computer Tomography (QCT), are better than clinical experts in predicting bone strength...
  2. doi request reprint Predictive value of femoral head heterogeneity for fracture risk
    E Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Bone 44:590-5. 2009
    ..Furthermore, the variation of Tb.Th. in the femoral head could be an interesting parameter to improve the prediction of fracture risk in the proximal femur...
  3. doi request reprint An anatomically shaped lower body model for CT scanning of cadaver femurs
    Esther Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Phys Med Biol 55:N57-62. 2010
    ..Future studies can use this body model to mimic patient situations and to develop protocols to improve the performance of the FE-models in actual patients...
  4. pmc Cortical bone development under the growth plate is regulated by mechanical load transfer
    E Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, The Netherlands
    J Anat 208:73-9. 2006
    ..Furthermore, cortex development of growing long bones can be explained as a form of trabecular bone adaptation, without the need for different regulatory mechanisms for cortical and trabecular bone...
  5. ncbi request reprint Trabecular architecture can remain intact for both disuse and overload enhanced resorption characteristics
    E Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Biomech 39:2631-7. 2006
    ..We conclude that, given the potential of osteoblasts to form bone in highly strained areas, based on signals from osteocytes, osteoclast resorption can normally be compensated for...
  6. ncbi request reprint The mechanical consequences of mineralization in embryonic bone
    E Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, University Medical Center Nijmegen, 6500 HB, The Netherlands
    Bone 35:186-90. 2004
    ..The subsequent resorption of calcified cartilage and the expansion of the marrow cavity could be consequential to stress shielding...
  7. ncbi request reprint Does bone cement in percutaneous vertebroplasty act as a stress riser?
    René Aquarius
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Nijmegen, the Netherlands and Twente University, Laboratory for Biomechanical Engineering, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:2092-7. 2013
    ..An in vitro cadaveric study...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic vertebroplasty can decrease the fracture risk of adjacent vertebrae: an in vitro cadaveric study
    René Aquarius
    Radboud University Medical Center, Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedics, The Netherlands
    Med Eng Phys 36:944-8. 2014
    ..We conclude that prophylactic augmentation can decrease the fracture risk in a malaligned, osteoporotic vertebra. Whether this is enough to actually prevent additional vertebral fractures in vivo remains subject of further study. ..
  9. doi request reprint The fracture risk of adjacent vertebrae is increased by the changed loading direction after a wedge fracture
    René Aquarius
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E408-12. 2011
    ..In vitro biomechanical study...
  10. doi request reprint Implementation of asymmetric yielding in case-specific finite element models improves the prediction of femoral fractures
    Loes C Derikx
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin 14:183-93. 2011
    ..We conclude that the implementation of asymmetric yielding in case-specific FE models improves the prediction of femoral bone strength...
  11. ncbi request reprint Increase in bone volume fraction precedes architectural adaptation in growing bone
    E Tanck
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Bone 28:650-4. 2001
    ..Hence, the trabecular architecture was more efficient in later years. We conclude that density is adapted to external load from the early phase of growth, whereas the trabecular architecture is adapted later in the development...
  12. ncbi request reprint Additional weight bearing during exercise and estrogen in the rat: the effect on bone mass, turnover, and structure
    A M Tromp
    Department of Endocrinology, Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117, 1007 MB, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Calcif Tissue Int 79:404-15. 2006
    ..The effects of mechanical loading on the trabecular bone of the femoral head were not significant. This study suggests that the effect of mechanical loading in the rat-with-backpack model mainly occurs at cortical bone sites...
  13. ncbi request reprint Different responsiveness to mechanical stress of bone cells from osteoporotic versus osteoarthritic donors
    A D Bakker
    Department of Oral Cell Biology, ACTA VU UvA, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Osteoporos Int 17:827-33. 2006
    ..An imperfect response of bone cells to mechanical stimuli might thus relate to imperfect bone remodeling, which could eventually lead to a lack bone mass and strength, such as in OP patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint The influence of microcomputed tomography threshold variations on the assessment of structural and mechanical trabecular bone properties
    T Hara
    Orthopaedic Research Lab, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Bone 31:107-9. 2002
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  15. ncbi request reprint Additive effects of estrogen and mechanical stress on nitric oxide and prostaglandin E2 production by bone cells from osteoporotic donors
    A D Bakker
    Department of Oral Cell Biology, ACTA UvA and Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Osteoporos Int 16:983-9. 2005
    ..These results suggest that E2 does not affect the early response to stress in bone cells. Rather, E2 and shear stress both promote the production of paracrine factors such as NO and PGE(2) in an additive manner...
  16. doi request reprint Densitometry test of bone tissue: validation of computer simulation studies
    M Binkowski
    Department of Biomedical Computer Systems, Institute of Computer Science, Faculty of Computer and Material Science, University of Silesia, ul Bedzińska 39, Sosnowiec, Poland
    Comput Biol Med 38:755-64. 2008
    ..We therefore conclude that our method can be employed in the research on the influence of changes in bone structure on densitometry test results...