Thomas J Withrow
Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
- The effect of an impulsive knee valgus moment on in vitro relative ACL strain during a simulated jump landingThomas J Withrow
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106, USA
Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 21:977-83. 2006....
- Effect of varying hamstring tension on anterior cruciate ligament strain during in vitro impulsive knee flexion and compression loadingThomas J Withrow
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Vanderbilt University, VU Station B 351592, Nashville, TN 37235, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:815-23. 2008..We hypothesized that systematically increasing or decreasing hamstring tension during the knee flexion phase of a simulated jump landing would significantly affect peak relative strain in the anterior cruciate ligament...
- The relationship between quadriceps muscle force, knee flexion, and anterior cruciate ligament strain in an in vitro simulated jump landingThomas J Withrow
MedSport, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48106, USA
Am J Sports Med 34:269-74. 2006..An instrumented cadaveric knee construct was used to quantify the association between impact force, quadriceps force, knee flexion angle, and anterior cruciate ligament relative strain in simulated unipedal jump landings...
- An experimental evaluation of the force requirements for robotic mastoidectomyNeal P Dillon
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37235, USA
Otol Neurotol 34:e93-102. 2013..During robotic milling of the temporal bone, forces on the cutting burr may be lowered by choice of cutting parameters...
- Liquid-fueled actuation for an anthropomorphic upper extremity prosthesisKevin B Fite
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37265, USA
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5638-42. 2006..The resulting arm prototype approaches the dexterous manipulation capabilities of its anatomical counterpart while delivering approximately 50% of the force and power output of an average human arm...
- Design of a bone-attached parallel robot for percutaneous cochlear implantationLouis B Kratchman
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37235, USA
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 58:2904-10. 2011..20 ± 0.07 mm in phantom testing with trajectories taken from a human clinical dataset. We also describe a cadaver experiment evaluating the entire image-guided surgery pipeline, where we achieved an accuracy of 0.38 mm at the cochlea...