Katherine L Rafferty

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Structural design of the femoral neck in primates
    K L Rafferty
    University of Washington, Department of Orthodontics, Seattle 98195 7446, USA
    J Hum Evol 34:361-83. 1998
  2. pmc Three-dimensional loading and growth of the zygomatic arch
    K L Rafferty
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Exp Biol 203:2093-104. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Molar microwear of subfossil lemurs: improving the resolution of dietary inferences
    K L Rafferty
    Department of Orthodontics, Box 357446, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Hum Evol 43:645-57. 2002
  4. pmc Biomechanics of the rostrum and the role of facial sutures
    Katherine L Rafferty
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Morphol 257:33-44. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Changes in growth and morphology of the condyle following mandibular distraction in minipigs: overloading or underloading?
    Katherine L Rafferty
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Oral Biol 52:967-76. 2007
  6. pmc Mandibular mechanics following osteotomy and appliance placement II: Bone strain on the body and condylar neck
    Katherine L Rafferty
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:620-7. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Botulinum neurotoxin type A in the masseter muscle: effects on incisor eruption in rabbits
    Alfonso L Navarrete
    Dept of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 143:499-506. 2013
  8. pmc Masticatory mechanics of a mandibular distraction osteogenesis site: interfragmentary micromovement
    Zongyang Sun
    Department of Oral Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Bone 41:188-96. 2007
  9. pmc Mandibular mechanics after osteotomy and distraction appliance placement I: Postoperative mobility of the osteotomy site
    Zongyang Sun
    Department of Oral Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:610-9. 2006
  10. pmc Deformation of nasal septal cartilage during mastication
    Ayman A Al Dayeh
    Department of Oral Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    J Morphol 270:1209-18. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Animal models for TMJ research: Functional 3-D loading
    KATHERINE RAFFERTY; Fiscal Year: 2003

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Structural design of the femoral neck in primates
    K L Rafferty
    University of Washington, Department of Orthodontics, Seattle 98195 7446, USA
    J Hum Evol 34:361-83. 1998
    ..Differences between species in overall strength of the femoral neck are a function of both body size and locomotor mode...
  2. pmc Three-dimensional loading and growth of the zygomatic arch
    K L Rafferty
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Exp Biol 203:2093-104. 2000
    ..This explanation does not exclude the possibility that the rapid apposition on the lateral squamosal surface is regulated by the high surface strains that result from out-of-plane bending...
  3. ncbi request reprint Molar microwear of subfossil lemurs: improving the resolution of dietary inferences
    K L Rafferty
    Department of Orthodontics, Box 357446, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Hum Evol 43:645-57. 2002
    ..Substantial trophic diversity within Madgascar's primate community was diminished by the late Quaternary extinctions of the large-bodied species (>9 kg)...
  4. pmc Biomechanics of the rostrum and the role of facial sutures
    Katherine L Rafferty
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Morphol 257:33-44. 2003
    ..These differences are attributed to asymmetrical incisor contact occurring at the end of the power stroke...
  5. ncbi request reprint Changes in growth and morphology of the condyle following mandibular distraction in minipigs: overloading or underloading?
    Katherine L Rafferty
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Oral Biol 52:967-76. 2007
    ..This study examines the effects of distraction on the condyle in a large animal model by explicitly measuring growth and in vivo loading...
  6. pmc Mandibular mechanics following osteotomy and appliance placement II: Bone strain on the body and condylar neck
    Katherine L Rafferty
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:620-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to determine if the mechanical environment of the mandible is changed by osteotomy and fixation, as assessed by the measurement of bone strain on the condylar neck and mandibular corpus...
  7. doi request reprint Botulinum neurotoxin type A in the masseter muscle: effects on incisor eruption in rabbits
    Alfonso L Navarrete
    Dept of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 143:499-506. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that the teeth would overerupt in an underloaded environment...
  8. pmc Masticatory mechanics of a mandibular distraction osteogenesis site: interfragmentary micromovement
    Zongyang Sun
    Department of Oral Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Bone 41:188-96. 2007
    ..e., superior shortening and inferior lengthening. These findings elucidate how masticatory mechanics affect a mandibular distraction site, and the measurements may be useful for future simulation studies...
  9. pmc Mandibular mechanics after osteotomy and distraction appliance placement I: Postoperative mobility of the osteotomy site
    Zongyang Sun
    Department of Oral Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:610-9. 2006
    ..Micromotion may affect the course of DO. This study aimed to measure the mobility of the fresh distractor-fixed osteotomy site in response to mastication and masticatory muscle stimulation...
  10. pmc Deformation of nasal septal cartilage during mastication
    Ayman A Al Dayeh
    Department of Oral Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    J Morphol 270:1209-18. 2009
    ..The results from masseter stimulation and manipulation further suggest that the masticatory strain pattern arises from a combination of dorsal bending and/or shearing and anteroposterior compression of the snout...
  11. pmc Mastication and the postorbital ligament: dynamic strain in soft tissues
    Susan W Herring
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Integr Comp Biol 51:297-306. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Real-time monitoring of the growth of the nasal septal cartilage and the nasofrontal suture
    Ayman A Al Dayeh
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 143:773-83. 2013
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  13. pmc Botulinum toxin in masticatory muscles: short- and long-term effects on muscle, bone, and craniofacial function in adult rabbits
    Katherine L Rafferty
    University of Washington, Box 357446, Department of Orthodontics, Seattle, WA 98195 7446, USA
    Bone 50:651-62. 2012
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  14. pmc The buccinator during mastication: A functional and anatomical evaluation in minipigs
    Eliane H Dutra
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7446, USA
    Arch Oral Biol 55:627-38. 2010
    ..Our objective was to evaluate buccinator EMG during feeding, its changes in length and thickness, and the pressure exerted on its alveolar attachment, using miniature pigs as an animal model...
  15. ncbi request reprint Jaw muscles and the skull in mammals: the biomechanics of mastication
    S W Herring
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Box 357446, Seattle, WA 98195 7446, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 131:207-19. 2001
    ..Some expected patterns of loading were not seen. Most notably, strains did not differ for right and left chewing, perhaps because pigs have bilateral occlusion and masseter activity...
  16. ncbi request reprint Modulation of mandibular loading and bite force in mammals during mastication
    Callum F Ross
    Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago, 1027 E 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Exp Biol 210:1046-63. 2007
    ..Rate modulation rather than time modulation may allow rhythmic mastication to proceed at a relatively constant frequency, simplifying motor control computation...

Research Grants1

  1. Animal models for TMJ research: Functional 3-D loading
    KATHERINE RAFFERTY; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The data we generate will be used in comparison with finite element predictions of mandibular deformations. ..