Brittany Coats

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Parametric study of head impact in the infant
    Brittany Coats
    University of Pennsylvania, Department of Bioengineering, 240 Skirkanich Hall, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6321, USA
    Stapp Car Crash J 51:1-15. 2007
  2. pmc Ocular hemorrhages in neonatal porcine eyes from single, rapid rotational events
    Brittany Coats
    Department of Bioengineering, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania, and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:4792-7. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Potential for head injuries in infants from low-height falls
    Brittany Coats
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6321, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 2:321-30. 2008
  4. doi request reprint In situ deformations in the immature brain during rapid rotations
    Nicole G Ibrahim
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, 240 Skirkanich Hall, 210 South 33rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6321, USA
    J Biomech Eng 132:044501. 2010
  5. pmc White matter tract-oriented deformation predicts traumatic axonal brain injury and reveals rotational direction-specific vulnerabilities
    Sarah Sullivan
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Biomech Model Mechanobiol 14:877-96. 2015
  6. pmc Biofidelic neck influences head kinematics of parietal and occipital impacts following short falls in infants
    Sarah Sullivan
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 82:143-53. 2015
  7. ncbi request reprint Material properties of porcine parietal cortex
    Brittany Coats
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, 3320 Smith Walk, 105 Hayden Hall, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6392, USA
    J Biomech 39:2521-5. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Anthropomorphic simulations of falls, shakes, and inflicted impacts in infants
    Michael T Prange
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6392, USA
    J Neurosurg 99:143-50. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Material properties of human infant skull and suture at high rates
    Brittany Coats
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6392, USA
    J Neurotrauma 23:1222-32. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Mechanics of Head Impact in Infants
    Brittany Coats; Fiscal Year: 2004

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Parametric study of head impact in the infant
    Brittany Coats
    University of Pennsylvania, Department of Bioengineering, 240 Skirkanich Hall, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6321, USA
    Stapp Car Crash J 51:1-15. 2007
    ..In summary, the pediatric FEM response is not sensitive to small variations in anatomy or brain modulus, large deviations will significantly influence principal stress estimates and the prediction of skull fracture...
  2. pmc Ocular hemorrhages in neonatal porcine eyes from single, rapid rotational events
    Brittany Coats
    Department of Bioengineering, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania, and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:4792-7. 2010
    ..To characterize ocular hemorrhages from single, rapid head rotations in the neonatal pig...
  3. doi request reprint Potential for head injuries in infants from low-height falls
    Brittany Coats
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6321, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 2:321-30. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine impact forces and angular accelerations associated with low-height falls in infants...
  4. doi request reprint In situ deformations in the immature brain during rapid rotations
    Nicole G Ibrahim
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, 240 Skirkanich Hall, 210 South 33rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6321, USA
    J Biomech Eng 132:044501. 2010
    ..Future studies will examine the brain-skull displacement and will be used to validate brain-skull interactions in computational models...
  5. pmc White matter tract-oriented deformation predicts traumatic axonal brain injury and reveals rotational direction-specific vulnerabilities
    Sarah Sullivan
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Biomech Model Mechanobiol 14:877-96. 2015
    ....
  6. pmc Biofidelic neck influences head kinematics of parietal and occipital impacts following short falls in infants
    Sarah Sullivan
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 82:143-53. 2015
    ..Further evaluations of injury risk due to short falls should take into account the impact surface and head impact location, in addition to the fall height. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint Material properties of porcine parietal cortex
    Brittany Coats
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, 3320 Smith Walk, 105 Hayden Hall, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6392, USA
    J Biomech 39:2521-5. 2006
    ..The assumption of gray matter homogeneity should be carefully considered in future finite element models of the head...
  8. ncbi request reprint Anthropomorphic simulations of falls, shakes, and inflicted impacts in infants
    Michael T Prange
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6392, USA
    J Neurosurg 99:143-50. 2003
    ..The authors sought to compare rotational deceleration sustained by the head among free falls, from different heights onto different surfaces, with those sustained during shaking and inflicted impact...
  9. ncbi request reprint Material properties of human infant skull and suture at high rates
    Brittany Coats
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6392, USA
    J Neurotrauma 23:1222-32. 2006
    ..These data provide necessary information to enhance our understanding of mechanisms of head injury in young children...

Research Grants1

  1. Mechanics of Head Impact in Infants
    Brittany Coats; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract not provided ..