ANITA VASAVADA

Summary

Affiliation: Washington State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional spatial tuning of neck muscle activation in humans
    Anita N Vasavada
    Programs in Bioengineering and Neuroscience, P O Box 646520, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 6520, USA
    Exp Brain Res 147:437-48. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Head and neck anthropometry, vertebral geometry and neck strength in height-matched men and women
    Anita N Vasavada
    School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA
    J Biomech 41:114-21. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Defining and evaluating wrapping surfaces for MRI-derived spinal muscle paths
    Anita N Vasavada
    School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 6520, USA
    J Biomech 41:1450-7. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Musculotendon and fascicle strains in anterior and posterior neck muscles during whiplash injury
    Anita N Vasavada
    School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:756-65. 2007
  5. pmc Sex-specific prediction of neck muscle volumes
    Liying Zheng
    Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 6520, USA
    J Biomech 46:899-904. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Morphology, architecture, and biomechanics of human cervical multifidus
    Jess S Anderson
    Department of Veterinary and Comparative Anatomy, Pharmacology, and Physiology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 6520, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:E86-91. 2005

Research Grants

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Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional spatial tuning of neck muscle activation in humans
    Anita N Vasavada
    Programs in Bioengineering and Neuroscience, P O Box 646520, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 6520, USA
    Exp Brain Res 147:437-48. 2002
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  2. ncbi request reprint Head and neck anthropometry, vertebral geometry and neck strength in height-matched men and women
    Anita N Vasavada
    School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA
    J Biomech 41:114-21. 2008
    ..These results demonstrate that male and female necks are not geometrically similar and indicate that a female-specific model will be necessary to study gender differences in neck-related disorders...
  3. doi request reprint Defining and evaluating wrapping surfaces for MRI-derived spinal muscle paths
    Anita N Vasavada
    School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 6520, USA
    J Biomech 41:1450-7. 2008
    ..These methods will be used to improve the estimates of muscle length, moment arm and moment-generating capacity in biomechanical models...
  4. ncbi request reprint Musculotendon and fascicle strains in anterior and posterior neck muscles during whiplash injury
    Anita N Vasavada
    School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:756-65. 2007
    ..A biomechanical neck model combined with subject-specific kinematic and electromyographic data were used to calculate neck muscle strains during whiplash...
  5. pmc Sex-specific prediction of neck muscle volumes
    Liying Zheng
    Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 6520, USA
    J Biomech 46:899-904. 2013
    ..These data can be used in biomechanical models to estimate muscle forces and tissue loads in the cervical spine...
  6. ncbi request reprint Morphology, architecture, and biomechanics of human cervical multifidus
    Jess S Anderson
    Department of Veterinary and Comparative Anatomy, Pharmacology, and Physiology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 6520, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:E86-91. 2005
    ..Cadaveric dissections and biomechanical modeling were used to study the human cervical multifidus muscle...

Research Grants1

  1. Gender-Specific Neck Musculoskeletal Trait for Whiplash
    ANITA VASAVADA; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The improved understanding of the mechanisms of whiplash injury will provide information which can aid in design of the preventative measures and treatment protocols. ..