Publications

Journal Articles and Pre-prints

  1. Fuchs RK, Carballido-Gamio J, Keyak JH, Kersh ME, Warden SJ. Physical activity induced adaptation can increase proximal femur strength under loading from a fall onto the greater trochanter. Bone, 153, 116090, 2021.
  2. Yan C, Song H, Pfister J, Andersen TL, Warden S, Bhargava R, Kersh ME. Effect of fatigue loading and rest on impact strength of rat ulna. Journal of Biomechanics, 123, 110449, 2021.
  3. Pineda Guzman RA, Kersh ME. Replication of the tensile behavior of knee ligaments using architected acrylic yarn. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 118, 104339, 2021.
  4. Gleason H, Phillips H, McCoy A, Gutierrez-Nibeyro S, McKiernan B, Duffy D, Feign I, Kim W, Kersh ME. Biomechanical properties of canine staphylectomies closed with barbed or smooth suture. Veterinary Surgery, 50(1), 196-206, 2021.
  5. Ellerbrock R, Larsen R, Garret K, Stewart MC, Moshage SG, Kersh ME, Podico G, Lima F, Canisso FI.  Flouroquinolone exposure in utero during late pregnancy did not cause structural or functional abnormalities in the articular cartilage of resulting foals. Equine Veterinary Journal, 53(2), 385-396, 2021.
  6. Cocca CJ, Duffy DJ, Kersh ME, Moore GE. Influence of Interlocking Horizontal Mattress Epitendinous Suture Placement on Tendinous Biomechanical Properties in a Canine Common Calcaneal Laceration Model. Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology, 2020.
  7. Kersh ME.  Resolving nanoscale strains in whole joints.  Nature Biomedical Engineering 4, 257-258, 2020.
  8. Moshage SG, McCoy AM, Polk JD, Kersh ME. Temporal and spatial changes in bone accrual, density and strain energy density in growing foals. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials 103:103568, 2020.
  9. Chang, RASH, Shanley JF, Kersh ME, Harley BA. Tough and Tunable Scaffold-Hydrogel Composite Biomaterial for Soft-to-Hard Musculoskeletal Tissue Interfaces. bioRxiv, 2020.
  10. Andreasen CM, Bakalova LP, Brüel A-M, Hauge EM, Kill BJ, Delaisse J-M, Kersh ME, Thomsen JS, Andersen TL. The generation of enlarged eroded cavities upon existing intracortical canals is a major contributor to endocortical trabecularization. Bone, 130:115127, 2020.
  11. Ang I, Fox M, Polk JD, Kersh ME.  An algorithm for automated separation of trabecular bone from variably thick cortices in high-resolution tomography data. IEEE-Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. Vol. 67, no. 3, pp. 924-930, 2020.
  12. Warden SJ, Carballido-Gamio J, Weatherhold AM, Keyak JH, Yan C, Kersh ME, Lang TF, Fuchs RK. Heterogeneous spatial and strength adaptation of the proximal femur to physical activity: a within-subject controlled study.  Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 35(4): 681-690, 2019.
  13. Duffy D, Cocca C, Kersh ME, Kim W, Moore GE. Effect of bite distance of an epitendinous suture from the repair site on the tensile strength of canine tendon constructs. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 80(11), 1034-1042, 2019.
  14. Song H, Polk JD, Kersh ME. Rat bone properties and their relationship to gait during growth. Journal of Experimental Biology, 222(18):jeb203554, 2019.
  15. Daly RM, Gianoudis J, Kersh ME, Wang Y, Bailey CA, Ebeling PR, Nowson CA, Hill KD. Sanders KM. Effects of a community-based, multi-modal exercise program on bone mineral density, trabecular microarchitecture and physical function in older adults: The Osteo-cise: Strong Bones for Life 18-month randomized controlled trial. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research (in press), 2019.
  16. Cocca C, Duffy D, Kersh ME, Kim J, Groenewold A, Moore GE. Biomechanical comparison of three epitendinous suture patterns in addition to a core locking loop suture for repair of canine flexor tendon injuries. Veterinary Surgery, 48 (7), 1245-1252, 2019.
  17. Putterman A, Duffy D, Kersh ME, Rahman H, Moore GE. Effect of running continuous epitendinous suture patterns for flexor tendon repair in combination with three loop pulley and locking loop suture patterns in a canine cadaveric model. Veterinary Surgery, 48(7), pp.1229-1236, 2019.
  18. Warden SJ, Carballido-Gamio J, Avin KG, Kersh ME, Fuchs RK, Krug R, Bice R. Adaptation of the proximal humerus to physical activity: a within-subject controlled study in baseball players.  Bone, 121, 107-115, 2019.
  19. Sartawi M, Rahman H, Kohlmann J, Leighton R, Kersh ME. A retrospective analysis of the modified intervastus approach. American Journal of Orthopedics, 47(12), 2018.
  20. Bakalova LP, Andreasen CM, Thomsen JS, Brüel A-M, Hauge EM, Kill BJ, Delaisse J-M, Andersen TL, Kersh ME. Linking cortical bone mechanics, porosity, and remodeling. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 33(12), 2177-2185, 2018.
  21. Kersh ME,Martelli S, Zebaze R, Seeman E, Pandy MG. Mechanical loading of the femoral neck in human locomotionJournal of Bone and Mineral Research, 33(11), 1999-2006, 2018.
  22. Rahman H, Kersh ME. The effect of out-of-plane deformation on surface strain measurements, pre-print: engrxiv: io/r5gyq;2018.
  23. Rahman H, Currier E, Johnson M, Goding R, Wagoner Johnson AJ, Kersh ME. Primary and secondary effects of rotator cuff tears on glenohumeral biomechanics. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 139, 110801-10, 2017. Invited article.
  24. Ng J, Kersh ME, Kilbreath S, Knothe Tate M. Movement as Life’s Force: Mechanobiology-Based Physiotherapy Protocols to Potentiate Cellular Healing and Tissue Regeneration. Frontiers in Physiology, 8:303, 2017.
  25. Lee W, Rahman H, Kersh ME, Toussaint KC.  Application of quantitative second-harmonic generation microscopy to posterior cruciate ligament for crimp analysis studies. Journal of Biomedical Optics, 22(4), 2017.
  26. Fuchs RK, Kersh ME, Carballido-Gamio J, Thompson WR, Keyak JH, Warden SJ. Physical activity for strengthening fracture prone regions of the proximal femur. Current Osteoporosis Reports, 15(1): 43-52, 2017. Invited article
  27. Robinson DL, Kersh ME, Walsh NC, Ackland DC, deSteiger RN, Pandy MG. Mechanical properties of normal and osteoarthritic human articular cartilage, Journal of Mechanical Behaviour of Biomedical Materials, 61: 96-109, 2016.
  28. Kersh ME, Ploeg HL, Pandy MG. The dependence of knee joint stability on the cruciate and collateral ligaments. Movement & Sports Science, 90: 37-54, 2015. Invited article
  29. Martelli S, Kersh ME, Pandy MG. Sensitivity of femoral strain calculations to anatomical scaling errors in musculoskeletal models of movement. Journal of Biomechanics, 48(13), 3606-3615, 2015.
  30. Martelli S, Kersh ME, Schache AG, Pandy MG. Strain energy in the femoral neck during exercise. Journal of Biomechanics,  47(8), 1784-1791, 2014.
  31. Warden SJ, Mantila Roosa SM, Kersh ME, Hurd AL, Fleisig GS, Pandy MG, Fuchs RK.  Physical Activity When Young Provides Lifelong Benefits to Bone Size and Strength in Men. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1321605111, 2014.
  32. Larsson D, Luisier B, Kersh ME, Dall’Ara E, Zysset PK, Pandy MG, Pahr DH. Assessment of transverse isotropy in trabecular bone using the Gradient Structure Tensor. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 1:10, 2014.
  33. Kersh ME, Zysset PK, Pahr DH, Wolfram U, Larsson DL, Pandy MG. Measurement of structural anisotropy in trabecular bone using clinical-resolution CT images. Journal of Biomechanics, 46(15): 2659-2666, 2013.
  34. Kersh ME, Pandy MG, Bui QM, Jones AC, Arns CH, Knackstedt MA, Seeman E, Zebaze RM. The heterogeneity in femoral neck structure and strength. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 28(5): 1022-1028, 2013.
  35. Kersh ME and Ploeg H. A methodology for the pre-clinical evaluation of patellar implants,International Journal of Experimental and Computational Biomechanics, 1(2): 129-145, 2009.

Pre-prints

  1. Alzate-Sanchez DM, Cencer MM, Rogalski M, Kersh ME, Sottos N, Moore JS. Anisotropic foams via frontal polymerization, 33774/chemrxiv-2021-3jdm1.

Conference Publications (previous 3 years)

  1. Scott J, Oramas A, McCoy A, Kersh ME, Halloran K. Biomechanical comparison of two barbed sutures in canine gastropexy: a veterinary endoscopic society study.  World Endoscopy Society, 2021.
  2. Yan C, Warden S, Kersh ME. Tibial bone strain in basketball players during dynamic maneuvers. Orthopedic Research Society, 2021. Late breaking abstract.
  3. MacInnis B and Kersh ME. Identifying subject-specific determinants of femoral neck strain during walking.Orthopedic Research Society, 2021.
  4. Kersh M, Song H, Polk J. Small changes in structure and mineral density after exercise can have profound effects on mechanical strength. Proceedings from American Society of Bone and Mineral Research: Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 35, 39-40 2020.
  5. Yan C, Warden S, Kersh ME. Tibial bone strain in basketball players during dynamic tasks. American Society of Biomechanics, 2020. PhD 3MT semi-finalist.
  6. Moshage SG, Polk JD, Kersh ME. Ovine cortical bone responds to moderate exercise with increased density but not bone area fraction. Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference, 2020.
  7. Halloran KM, Moshage SG, Hammack SM, McCoy AM, Kersh ME. Compressive stress and strain on the equine third metacarpal during growth. Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference, 2020.
  8. Song H, Kersh ME, Polk J. Subchondral and Trabecular Bone Respond Differently to Exercise in Juvenile Sheep.  Experimental Biology Conference, 2020.
  9. Song H, Polk J, Kersh ME. Effects of exercise and posture on three-dimensional subchondral bone properties in sheep.  Orthopedic Research Society, 2020.
  10. Pineda Guzman R, Goldsmith S, Moshage S, Kersh ME. Replicating ligament multi-scale mechanical behavior using synthetic architected fibers. Orthopedic Research Society, 2020.
  11. Yan C, Warden S, Kersh ME. Effect of fatigue on impact strength in bone. Society for Engineering Science, 2019.
  12. Song H, Polk J, Kersh ME. Murine bone adaptation to axial and transverse loading during growth.Society for Engineering Science, 2019.
  13. Moshage S, McCoy A, Polk JD, Kersh ME. The effect of changes in mineral density and bone area fraction on strain energy density in growing foals.Society for Engineering Science, 2019.
  14. Yan C, Warden S, Kersh ME. Effect of fatigue on impact stress in bone.  Bone and Muscle Interactions: The Mechanical and Beyond, 2019.
  15. Song H, Polk J, Kersh ME. Effects of exercise and posture on three-dimensional subchondral bone properties in sheep.  Bone and Muscle Interactions: The Mechanical and Beyond, 2019.
  16. Moshage S, McCoy A, Polk JD, Kersh ME. Spatial heterogeneity in bone structure and composition during growth.Bone and Muscle Interactions: The Mechanical and Beyond, 2019.
  17. Kersh ME. Building better bones using musculoskeletal models. Bone and Muscle Interactions: The Mechanical and Beyond, 2019.
  18. Kersh ME, McCoy AM, Song H,Moshage S, Polk JD.Mechanical loading of bone during growth: lessons learned from rats and horses. International Society of Biomechanics, 2019.
  19. Song H, Polk J, Kersh ME. Effects of exercise and posture on subchondral bone density and thickness of sheep.  Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference, 2019.
  20. Yan C, Kersh ME. Effect of fatigue on the impact response of rat ulna. Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference, 2019.
  21. Moshage S, McCoy A, Polk JD, Kersh ME. Structural changes in equine proximal phalanx during growth.  Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 76: 52-53, 2019.
  22. Moshage S, McCoy A, Polk JD, Kersh ME. Equine proximal phalanx bone properties during growth.Pan-American Congress of Applied Mechanics, 2019.
  23. Yan C, Kersh ME. Effect of fatigue on the impact response of rat ulna. Pan-American Congress of Applied Mechanics, 2019.
  24. Song H, Polk J, Kersh ME. Structural and mechanical changes in rodent tibia during growth.  Pan-American Congress of Applied Mechanics, 2019.
  25. Andreasen CM, Thomsen JS, Bakalova LP, van der Eerden B, van Leeuwen J, Ding M, Brüel A-M, Hauge EM, Kill BJ, Kersh ME, Delaisse J-M, Andersen TL.Characterization of the remodeling events contributing to age-induced cortical porosity and thinning: A study on human iliac and fibular specimens. Herbert Fleisch Workshop, 2019.
  26. Song H, Polk J, Kersh ME. Structural and mechanical changes in rodent tibia during growth.  Orthopedic Research Society, 2019.
  27. Shanley J, Kersh ME. Supraspinatus-superior capsular microdamage occurs early during adduction fatigue.  Orthopedic Research Society, 2019.
  28. Dominguese D, Barrows S, Moshage S, Kersh ME. KneeView: A virtual education window for musculoskeletal training.  19th International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare, 2019.