Kenneth L Monson
Affiliation: University of Utah
- Abrupt increase in rat carotid blood flow induces rapid alteration of artery mechanical propertiesKenneth L Monson
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Utah, 50 S Central Campus Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
J Mech Behav Biomed Mater 4:9-15. 2011..Observations demonstrate that vessel mechanical properties change rapidly following flow augmentation and that alterations may be linked to expression of MMPs...
- Deformations and end effects in isolated blood vessel testingKenneth L Monson
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Utah, 50 South Central Campus Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
J Biomech Eng 133:011005. 2011..The reported findings increase the understanding of specimen deformation in isolated vessel experiments, specifically defining considerations important to identifying a midsection region appropriate for measurement...
- Biaxial response of passive human cerebral arteriesKenneth L Monson
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 1001 Potrero Ave, Building 1, Room 101, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Ann Biomed Eng 36:2028-41. 2008..These results further define the biaxial response of the cerebral arteries and provide data required for more rigorous study of head injury mechanisms and development of cerebrovascular disease...
- Biaxial and failure properties of passive rat middle cerebral arteriesE David Bell
Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
J Biomech 46:91-6. 2013..42±0.09 MPa) were considerably lower than those for humans (3.29±0.64 MPa) (p<0.001). These differences between human and rat vessel properties should be considered in rat models of human cerebrovascular injury and disease...
- Axial mechanical properties of fresh human cerebral blood vesselsKenneth L Monson
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
J Biomech Eng 125:288-94. 2003..No significant rate dependence was measured over a strain rate range of more than four orders of magnitude (0.01 to 500 s -1)...
- Distribution of blood-brain barrier disruption in primary blast injuryStewart Yeoh
Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah, 50 S Central Campus Drive, MEB 2132, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
Ann Biomed Eng 41:2206-14. 2013..These observations suggest that cerebrovascular injury due to primary blast is distinct from that associated with conventional TBI. ..
- Significance of source and size in the mechanical response of human cerebral blood vesselsKenneth L Monson
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, San Francisco, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
J Biomech 38:737-44. 2005..These effects are, however, secondary to differences identified between arteries and veins in the previous study...