Katherine A Boyer

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Quantification of the input signal for soft tissue vibration during running
    Katherine A Boyer
    Human Performance Laboratory, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N 1N4
    J Biomech 40:1877-80. 2007
  2. ncbi Changes in muscle activity in response to different impact forces affect soft tissue compartment mechanical properties
    Katherine A Boyer
    Division of Biomechanical Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, 219 Durand Bldg, 496 Lomita Mall, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 4038, USA
    J Biomech Eng 129:594-602. 2007
  3. doi The role of physical activity in changes in walking mechanics with age
    Katherine A Boyer
    Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 4038, USA
    Gait Posture 36:149-53. 2012
  4. doi Kinematic adaptations to a variable stiffness shoe: mechanisms for reducing joint loading
    K A Boyer
    Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 4038, USA
    J Biomech 45:1619-24. 2012
  5. doi Sensitivity of gait parameters to the effects of anti-inflammatory and opioid treatments in knee osteoarthritis patients
    Katherine A Boyer
    Bone and Joint Center, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Orthop Res 30:1118-24. 2012
  6. doi Changes in running kinematics and kinetics in response to a rockered shoe intervention
    Katherine A Boyer
    Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 4038, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 24:872-6. 2009
  7. doi Gender differences exist in the hip joint moments of healthy older walkers
    Katherine A Boyer
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Bone and Joint Rehabilitation R and D Center of Excellence, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Biomech 41:3360-5. 2008
  8. doi Maintaining femoral bone density in adults: how many steps per day are enough?
    Katherine A Boyer
    Bone and Joint Center, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Osteoporos Int 22:2981-8. 2011
  9. doi Repeatability of gait analysis for measuring knee osteoarthritis pain in patients with severe chronic pain
    Jessica L Asay
    Center for Tissue Regeneration, Repair, and Restoration, Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Orthop Res 31:1007-12. 2013
  10. pmc Plasma proteins present in osteoarthritic synovial fluid can stimulate cytokine production via Toll-like receptor 4
    Dong Hyun Sohn
    GRECC, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R7. 2012

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Publications13

  1. ncbi Quantification of the input signal for soft tissue vibration during running
    Katherine A Boyer
    Human Performance Laboratory, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N 1N4
    J Biomech 40:1877-80. 2007
    ..However, due to the influence of the effective body mass on the impact magnitude, the force plate data was not appropriate for quantifying a muscle tuning response...
  2. ncbi Changes in muscle activity in response to different impact forces affect soft tissue compartment mechanical properties
    Katherine A Boyer
    Division of Biomechanical Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, 219 Durand Bldg, 496 Lomita Mall, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 4038, USA
    J Biomech Eng 129:594-602. 2007
    ....
  3. doi The role of physical activity in changes in walking mechanics with age
    Katherine A Boyer
    Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 4038, USA
    Gait Posture 36:149-53. 2012
    ....
  4. doi Kinematic adaptations to a variable stiffness shoe: mechanisms for reducing joint loading
    K A Boyer
    Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 4038, USA
    J Biomech 45:1619-24. 2012
    ..g. wedges)...
  5. doi Sensitivity of gait parameters to the effects of anti-inflammatory and opioid treatments in knee osteoarthritis patients
    Katherine A Boyer
    Bone and Joint Center, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Orthop Res 30:1118-24. 2012
    ..The total knee reaction moment, representing the magnitude of the extrinsic moment, appears to be a sensitive marker, more so than self-reported metrics, for evaluating knee OA treatment effects...
  6. doi Changes in running kinematics and kinetics in response to a rockered shoe intervention
    Katherine A Boyer
    Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 4038, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 24:872-6. 2009
    ....
  7. doi Gender differences exist in the hip joint moments of healthy older walkers
    Katherine A Boyer
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Bone and Joint Rehabilitation R and D Center of Excellence, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Biomech 41:3360-5. 2008
    ..This is in favor of a hypothesis that the increased joint contact stress in a female population could contribute to a greater joint degeneration at the hip in females as compared with males...
  8. doi Maintaining femoral bone density in adults: how many steps per day are enough?
    Katherine A Boyer
    Bone and Joint Center, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Osteoporos Int 22:2981-8. 2011
    ..Our results suggest a gender, weight, and speed sensitivity of walking interventions...
  9. doi Repeatability of gait analysis for measuring knee osteoarthritis pain in patients with severe chronic pain
    Jessica L Asay
    Center for Tissue Regeneration, Repair, and Restoration, Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Orthop Res 31:1007-12. 2013
    ..However, normalized peak vertical ground reaction force and knee flexion moment were not as repeatable, varying with pain. This suggests that these gait outcomes could offer a more objective way to measure a patient's level of pain...
  10. pmc Plasma proteins present in osteoarthritic synovial fluid can stimulate cytokine production via Toll-like receptor 4
    Dong Hyun Sohn
    GRECC, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R7. 2012
    ..We therefore surveyed the proteins present in OA synovial fluid and assessed their immunostimulatory properties...
  11. ncbi Muscle tuning during running: implications of an un-tuned landing
    Katherine A Boyer
    Human Performance Laboratory, Faculty of Kinesiology, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
    J Biomech Eng 128:815-22. 2006
    ....
  12. ncbi Soft tissue vibrations within one soft tissue compartment
    Katherine A Boyer
    Faculty of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N W, Calgary, Alb, Canada T2N 1N4
    J Biomech 39:645-51. 2006
    ..It also provides initial evidence to support the idea that vibration control through muscle tuning may be achieved through changes in energy dissipating properties within the soft tissue compartment...
  13. ncbi Muscle activity in the leg is tuned in response to impact force characteristics
    Katherine A Boyer
    Human Performance Laboratory, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
    J Biomech 37:1583-8. 2004
    ..This evidence supports the proposed paradigm that muscle activity is tuned to impact force characteristics to control the soft-tissue vibrations...