Dr. Christian M Puttlitz

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  Refereed Journal Articles Top
77 BC Gadomski, KC McGilvray, JT Easley, EJ Ehrhart, RH Palmer, B Santoni, CM Puttlitz. "A translational bone model of simulated microgravity." Journal of Biomechanical Engineering doi: 10.1115/1.4025854, 2013. 2013
76 70. DL Wheeler, JM Lane, HB Seim III, C Puttlitz, S Itescu, AS Turner, “Allogeneic mesenchymal progenitor cells for posterolateral lumbar spine fusion in sheep, The Spine Journal, doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2013.09.048, 2013 2013
75 K Troyer, DJ Estep, CM Puttlitz. "Viscoelastic effects during loading play an integral role in soft tissue mechanics." Acta Biomaterialia 8:234-43, 2012. 2012
74 K Troyer, CM Puttlitz. “Nonlinear viscoelasticty plays an essential role in the functional behavior of spinal ligaments.” Journal of Biomechanics 45: 684-91, 2012. 2012
73 PD Leahy, CM Puttlitz. “The effects of ligamentous injury in the human lower cervical spine.” Journal of Biomechanics 45: 2668-72, 2012. 2012
72 69. UM Ayturk, B Gadomski, D Schuldt, V Patel, CM Puttlitz. “Modeling degenerative disk disease in the lumbar spine: a combined experimental, constitutive, and computational approach.” Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 134; article number 101003, 2012. 2012
71 KL Troyer, SS Shetye, CM Puttlitz. “Experimental characterization and finite element implementation of soft tissue nonlinear viscoelasticity.” Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 134, 114501, 2012 2012
70 AS Lyons, BP Sherman, CM Puttlitz, VV Patel, C Abjornson, AS Turner, HB Seim, EL Burger, EM Lindley. “Failure of resorbalble plates and screws in an ovine model of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion.” Spine 11:876-83, 2011. 2011
69 S Botolin, C Puttlitz, T Baldini, A Petrella, E Burger, C Abjornson, V Patel. “Facet joint biomechanics at the treated and adjacent levels after total disc replacement.” Spine 36:E27-32, 2011. 2011
68 W Womack, U Ayturk, CM Puttlitz. “Cartilage thickness distribution affects computational model predictions of facet contact parameters.” Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 133; article number:011009, 2011. 2011
67 K Troyer and CM Puttlitz. “Human cervical spine ligaments exhibit fully nonlinear viscoelastic behavior.” Acta Biomaterialia 7:700-09, 2011. 2011
66 NR Cabano, KL Troyer, RH Palmer, CM Puttlitz, BG Santoni. “Mechanical comparison of two suture constructs for extra-capsular stifle stabilization.” Veterinary Surgery 40: 334-9, 2011. 2011
65 ALV Zoppa, BG Santoni, CM Puttlitz, DA Hendrickson. “Arthrodesis of the equine proximal interphalangeal joint: A biomechanical comparison of 3-hole 4.5 mm locking compression plate and 3-hole 4.5 mm narrow dynamic compression plate with two oblique 5.5 mm cortex screws.” Veterinary Surgery 40: 253-9, 2011. 2011
64 KC McGilvray, BG Santoni, As Turner, S Bogdansky, DL Wheeler, CM Puttlitz. “Effects of 60CO gamma irradiation dose on initial structural biomechanical properties of ovine bone – patellar tendon – bone allografts.” Cell and Tissue Banking 12: 89-98, 2011. 2011
63 D Woldtvedt, W Womack, B Gadomski, D Schuldt, CM Puttlitz. “Finite element lumbar spine facet contact parameter predictions are affected by the cartilage thickness distribution and initial joint gap size.” Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 133; article number 061009, 2011. 2011
62 W Womack, PD Leahy, VV Patel, CM Puttlitz. “Finite element modeling of kinematic and load transmission alterations due to cervical disc replacement.” Spine 36: E1126-33, 2011. 2011
61 UM Ayturk and CM Puttlitz. “Parametric convergence sensitivity and validation of a finite element model of the human lumbar spine.” Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering 14:695-705, 2011. 2011
60 CK Hee, LA Wisner-Lynch, CM Roden, DJ Aguiar, JS Dines, DM Dines, AS Turner, DL Ruehlman, HK Kestler, SE Lynch, KC McGilvray, AS Lyons, CM Puttlitz, BG Santoni. “Augmentation of a rotator cuff repair in an ovine model using rhPDGF-BB and a type I bovine collagen matrix in an ovine.” American Journal of Sports Medicine 39:1630-9, 2011. 2011
59 BG Santoni, KC McGilvray, AS Lyons, M Bansal, AS Turner, JD MacGilvray, SH Coleman, CM Puttlitz. "Biomechanical analyses of an ovine rotator cuff repair via porous patch augmentation in a chronic rupture model." American Journal of Sports Medicine 38:679-86, 2010. 2010
58 BG Santoni, KC McGilvray, AS Lyons, M Bansal, AS Turner, JD MacGilvray, SH Coleman, CM Puttlitz. “Biomechanical analyses of an ovine rotator cuff repair via porous patch augmentation in a chronic rupture model.” American Journal of Sports Medicine 38:679-86, 2010. 2010
57 U Ayturk, J Garcia, CM Puttlitz. "The micromechanical role of the annulus fibrosis components under physiological loading of the lumbar spine." Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 132, article number 0601007, 2010. 2010
56 PD Leahy, BS Smith, KL Easton, CE Kawcak, SS Shetye, CM Puttlitz. "Correlation of mechanical properties within the equine third metacarpus with trabecular bending and multi-density computed tomography data." Bone 46:1108-13, 2010. 2010
55 R Melik, E Unal, N Perkgoz, C Puttlitz and HV Demir. “Metamaterial-based telemetric strain sensing in different materials.” Optic Express 18:5000-7, 2010. 2010
54 Santoni BG, Lyons AS, McGilvray KC, Turner AS, Patel VV, Puttlitz CM. “Biomechanical and kinetic testing of two-level cervical disc replacement.” Minerva Ortopedica e Traumatologica 61:1-9, 2010. 2010
53 R Melik, E Unal, N Perkgoz, B Santoni, D Kamstock, C Puttlitz and HV Demir. “Nested metamaterials for wireless strain sensing.” IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 16:450-8, 2010. 2010
52 KC McGilvray, R Sarkar, K Nguyen, CM Puttlitz. "A biomechanical analysis of venous tissue in its normal and post-phlebitic conditions." Journal of Biomechanics 43:2941-7, 2010. 2010
51 KK Hausler, KC McGilvray, UM Ayturk, CM Puttlitz, AE Hill, CW McIlwraith. "Deformation of the equine pelvis in response to in vitro 3D sacroiliac joint loading." Equine Veterinary Journal 41:207-12, 2009. 2009
50 C Goh, B Santoni, C Puttlitz, R Palmer. "The mechanical behavior of semi-contoured, locking plate/rod versus anatomically contoured, conventional plate/rod fixation in a canine femoral defect model." American Journal of Veterinary Research 70:23-9, 2009. 2009
49 BG Santoni, BJ Hindman, CM Puttlitz, JB Weeks, N Johnson, M Maktabi, MM Todd. "Manual in-line stabilization increases pressures applied by the laryngoscope blade during direct laryngoscopy and orotracheal intubation." Anesthesiology 110:24-31, 2009. 2009
48 S Sheyte, K Malholtra, S Ryan, C Puttlitz. "Determination of mechanical properties of canine carpal ligaments." American Journal of Veterinary Research 70:1026-30, 2010. 2009
47 HE Aryan, CB Newman, DC Lu, SS Hu, BK Tay, DS Bradford, CM Puttlitz, Ames CP. "Relaxation of forces needed to distract cervical vertebrae after discectomy: a biomechanical study." Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques 22:100-4, 2009. 2009
46 BG Santoni, R Hynes, KC McGilvray, WP Didelot, J Bellflower, G Rodriguez-Canessa, AS Lyons, MAW Henson, WJ Womack, CM Puttlitz. “Cortical bone trajectory for lumbar pedicle screws.” Spine Journal 9:366-73, 2009. 2009
45 R Melik, E Unal, N Perkgoz, C Puttlitz and HV Demir. “Metamaterial-based wireless strain sensors.” Applied Physics Letters 95:011106, 2009. 2009
44 T Gall, E Egger, C Puttlitz, B Santoni. “In vitro biomechanical comparison of polypropylene mesh, a modified three-loop pulley suture pattern and a combination of the two in the repair of avulsed canine achilles tendons.” Veterinary Surgery 38:845-851, Oct 2009. 2009
43 R Melik, E Unal, N Perkgoz C Puttlitz and HV Demir. "Circular high-q resonating isotropic strain sensors with large shift of resonance frequency." Sensors 9:9444-51, 2009. 2009
42 R Melik, E Unal, N Perkgoz, C Puttlitz and HV Demir. “Flexible metamaterials for wireless strain sensing.” Applied Physics Letters 95; article number: 181105, 2009. 2009
41 WJ Womack, BG Santoni, CM Puttlitz. "Diametral compression of non-circular diaphyseal bone sections." Journal of Biomechanics 41:194-9, 2008. 2008
40 W Womack, D Woldtvedt, CM Puttlitz, "Lower cervical spine facet cartilage thickness mapping." Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 16:1018-23, 2008. 2008
39 U Kandemir, A Matityahu, R Desai, C Puttlitz. "Does a volar locking plate provide equivalent stability as a dorsal nonlocking plate in a dorsally comminuted distal radius fracture? A biomechanical study." Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 22:605-10, 2008. 2008
38 R Melik, N Perkgfoz, E Unal, Z Dilli, C Puttlitz, H Demir. "Bio-implantable passive on-chip RF-MEMS strain sensing resonators sensors for orthopaedic applications." Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering 18:1-9, 2008. 2008
37 R Melik, E Unal, C Puttlitz and H Demir. "Circular high-Q resonator strain sensors with large shift of resonance frequency under stress." IEEE Electron Device Letters (in press). 2008
36 BG Santoni, R Hynes, KC McGilvray, WP Didelot, J Bellflower, G Rodriguez-Canessa, AS Lyons, MAW Henson, WJ Womack, CM Puttlitz. "A novel cortical bone trajectory for lumbar pedicle screws." Spine Journal (Epub ahead of press). 2008
35 T Kim, U Ayturk, A Haskell, T Miclau, C Puttlitz. "Fixation of osteoporotic distal fibula fractures: a biomechanical comparison of locking versus conventional plates." Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery 46:2-6, 2007. 2007
34 CM Puttlitz, J Harms, Z Xu, V Deviren, RP Melcher. "Acute stability afforded by C2 replacement constructs." Spine Journal 7:210-215, 2007. 2007
33 S Gupta, F Carrillo, C Li, L Pruitt, C Puttlitz. "Adhesive forces significantly affect elastic modulus determination of soft polymeric materials in nanoindentation." Materials Letters 61:448-51, 2007. 2007
32 CM Puttlitz, F Masaru, A Barkley, M Diab, E Acaroglu. "A biomechanical assessment of thoracic spine stapling." Spine 32:766-771, 2007. 2007
31 KK Haussler, AE Hill, CM Puttlitz, CW McIlwraith. "Effects of spinal mobilization and manipulation on kinematics of the thoracolumbar region in standing horses." American Journal of Veterinary Research 68:508-16, 2007. 2007
30 B Boyd, C Puttlitz, LJ Noble-Hausslein, CM John, A Trivedi, KS Topp. "Gait analysis using a pressure mapping system after traumatic injury to the central or peripheral nervous system in rat." Journal of Neuroscience Research 85:2272-83, 2007. 2007
29 T Miclau, C Lu, Z Thompson, P Choi, C Puttlitz, R Marcucio, J Helms. "Effects of delayed stabilization on fracture healing." Journal of Orthopaedic Research 25:1552-8, 2007. 2007
28 WJ Womack, BG Santoni, CM Puttlitz. "Diametral compression of non-circular diaphyseal bone sections." Journal of Biomechanics 41:194-9, 2008. 2007
27 BG Santoni, W Womack, DL Wheeler, CM Puttlitz. "A mechanical and computational investigation of conduit orientation on the strength of massive bone allografts." Bone 41:769-74, 2007. 2007
26 BG Santoni and CM Puttlitz. "Biomechanical aspects associated with cervical spine instrumentation and arthroplasty." Minerva Ortopedica e Traumatologica 57:303-22, 2007. 2007
25 CM Puttlitz and D DiAngelo. Cervical spine arthroplasty biomechanics. Neurosurgery Clinics of North America 16:589-94, 2005. 2006
24 L Comerford, B Ma, J Wilson, CM Puttlitz. "Biomechanical analysis of arthroscopic rotator cuff repairs -- double vs. single row fixation." Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 88:403-10, 2006. 2006
23 C Lindsey, V Deviren,, Z Xu, RF Yeh, CM Puttlitz. "The effects of rod contouring on spinal construct fatigue strength." Spine 31:1680-7, 2006. 2006
22 M Fujita, M Diab, Z Xu, C Puttlitz. "A biomechanical analysis of sublaminar and subtransverse process fixation using metal wires and polyethylene cables." Spine 31:2202-8, 2006. 2006
21 D Ananthakrishnan, S Berven, K Chang, JC Lotz, Z Xu, CM Puttlitz. "The effect on anterior column loading due to different vertebral augmentation techniques." Clinical Biomechanics 20:25-31, 2005. 2005
20 BS Boyd, C Puttlitz, J Gan, KS Topp. "Strain and excursion in the rat sciatic nerve during a modified straight leg raise are altered after traumatic nerve injury." Journal of Orthopaedic Research 23:764-70, 2005. 2005
19 J Gorek, E Acaroglu, S Berven, A Yousef, CM Puttlitz. "Constructs incorporating intra-laminar C2 screws provide rigid stability for atlanto-axial fixation." Spine 30:1513-8, 2005. 2005
18 S Gupta, F Carrillo, M Balooch, L Pruitt, C Puttlitz. "Simulated soft tissue nanoindentation -- a finite element study." Journal of Materials Research 20:1979-94, 2005. 2005
17 C Ames, F Acosta, J Chi, J Iyengar, W Muiru, E Acaroglu, C Puttlitz. "Biomechanical comparison of PLIF and TLIF performed at one and two levels." Spine 30:E562-66, 2005. 2005
16 C Lu, T Miclau, D Hu, E Hansen, K Tsui, C Puttlitz, R Marcucio. "Cellular basis for age-related changes in fracture repair." Journal of Orthopaedic Research 23:1300-7, 2005. 2005
15 F Carrillo, S Gupta, M Balooch, S Marshall, G Marshall, L Pruitt, C Puttlitz. "Nanoindentation of polydimethylsiloxane elastomers: effect of cross-linking, work of adhesion and fluid environment on elastic modulus." Journal of Materials Research 20:2820-30, 2005. 2005
14 V Deviren, E Acaroglu, J Lee, S Hu, L Lenke, D Polly, T Kuklo, M O'Brien, D Brumfield, CM Puttlitz. "Pedicle screw fixation of the thoracic spine: an in vitro biomechanical study on different configurations." Spine 30:2530-7, 2005. 2005
13 CM Puttlitz, BK Tay, MA Rousseau, Z Xu, DS Bradford, JC Lotz. "Intervertebral disc replacement maintains cervical spine kinetics." Spine 29:2809-14, 2004. 2004
12 CM Puttlitz, V Deviren, JA Smith, FS Kleinstueck, QNH Tran, RT Hopkins, P Eisele, JC. Lotz: "Biomechanics of cervical laminoplasty: kinetic studies comparing different surgical techniques, temporal effects and the degree of level involvement." European Spine Journal 13:213-21, 2004. 2004
11 CM Puttlitz, RP Melcher, FS Kleinstueck, J Harms, DS Bradford, JC Lotz. "Stability analysis of craniovertebral fixation techniques." Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 86A:561-8, 2004. 2004
10 FS Kleinstueck, CJ Diederich, WH Nau, CM Puttlitz, JA Smith, DS Bradford, JC Lotz: "Temperature and thermal dose distributions during intradiscal electrothermal therapy in the cadaveric lumbar spine." Spine 28:1700-9, 2003. 2003
9 T Ishiko, CM Puttlitz, JC Lotz, E Diao. "Scaphoid kinematic behavior after division of the transverse carpal ligament." Journal of Hand Surgery 28:267-71, 2003. 2003
8 C Byl, C Puttlitz, N Byl, J Lotz, K Topp. "Strain in the median and ulnar nerves during upper extremity positioning." Journal of Hand Surgery 27:1032-1040, 2002. 2002
7 RP Melcher; CM Puttlitz, FS Kleinstueck , JC Lotz, J Harms, DS Bradford. "Biomechanical testing of posterior atlanto-axial fixation techniques." Spine 27:2435-2430, 2002. 2002
6 FS Kleinstueck, CJ. Diederich, WH Nau, JA Smith, CM Puttlitz, DS Bradford, JC Lotz: "Acute biomechanical and histological effects of intradiscal electrothermal therapy on human lumbar discs." Spine 26:2198-2207, 2001. 2001
5 CM Puttlitz, VK Goel, VC Traynelis, CR Clark. "A finite element investigation of upper cervical fixation." Spine 26:2449-2455, 2001. 2001
4 CM Puttlitz, VK Goel, CR Clark, VC Traynelis. "Pathomechanisms of failures of the odontoid." Spine 25:2868-2876, 2000. 2000
3 CM Puttlitz, VK Goel, CR Clark, VC Traynelis, JL Scifert, NM Grosland. "Biomechanical rationale for the pathology of rheumatoid arthritis in the craniovertebral junction." Spine 25:1607-1616, 2000. 2000
2 CM Puttlitz, BD Adams, TD Brown. "Bioabsorbable pin fixation of intercarpal joints: an evaluation of fixation stiffness." Clinical Biomechanics 12:149-153, 1997. 1997
1 CM Puttlitz. "Optimal concentrations of thermal grease constituents for thermal pastes in flip-chip applications." Flip-Chip Technology and TAB/Advanced Packaging, February, 1994. 1994
 
  Refereed Chapters in Books Top
5 BG Santoni and CM Puttlitz. "Biomechanical aspects associated with cervical spine instrumentation and arthroplasty." Minerva Ortopedica e Traumatologica 57:303-22, 2007. 2007
4 DJ DiAngelo and CM Puttlitz. "Biomechanical aspects associated with cervical disc arthroplasty." In Dynamic Reconstruction of the Spine, DH Kim, FP Cammisa, RG Fessler (eds.), Thieme Medical Publishers, 2006. 2006
3 CM Puttlitz and D DiAngelo. Cervical spine arthroplasty biomechanics. Neurosurgery Clinics of North America 16:589-94, 2005.. 2005
2 CM Puttlitz, VK Goel, RF McLain. "Biomechanics of spinal instrumentation." Chapman's Operative Orthopaedics, Lippincott Raven Publishers, Philadelphia, 3619-32, 2001. 2001
1 CM Puttlitz, VK Goel, MH Pope. "Biomechanical testing sequelae relevant to spinal fusion and instrumentation." Orthopedic Clinics of North America 29:571-589, 1998. 1998
 
  Refereed Conference Proceedings Top
87 BG Santoni, CJ Ronholdt, S Bogdansky, AS Turner, CM Puttlitz. "A Biomechanical, Histological and TEM Analysis on the Effect of a Novel Cleaning Process on Ovine Patellar Tendon Grafts." 55th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Las Vegas, February 22-25, 2009. 2009
86 UM Ayturk, CM Puttlitz. "Determination of the in situ properties of the annulus fibrosus using available in vitro experimentation data." 55th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Las Vegas, February 22-25, 2009 2009
85 NR Cabano, BG Santoni, RH Palmer, KT Troyer, CM Puttlitz. "Mechanical comparison of two suture materials for extra-capsular stifle stabilization." Veterinary Orthopaedic Society Conference, Steamboat Springs, February 28- March 7, 2009. 2009
84 R Hynes, BG Santoni, MAW Henson, CP Puttlitz. "Dense bone engagement in osteoporotic vertebra using a novel pedicle screw trajectory results in enhanced fixation." 2008 Annula Meeting of the AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves, Orlando, FL, February 27 -- March 1, 2008. 2008
83 BG Santoni, TT Gall, EL Egger, CM Puttlitz. "In vitro biomechanical comparison of polypropylene mesh, a three-loop pulley suture pattern and a combination of these treatments for the reconstruction of ruptured canine Achilles tendons." 54th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, CA, March 2-5, 2008. 2008
82 WJ Womack, D Woldtvedt, CM Puttlitz. "Diametral compression: computational and experimental investigation of a new bone strength test." 54th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, CA, March 2-5, 2008. 2008
81 WJ Womack, D Woldtvedt, CM Puttlitz. "An analytical description of cartilage thickness mapping and shape of the cervical spine facet joints." 54th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, CA, March 2-5, 2008. 2008
80 A Lyons, K Foley, H Bonin, E Lange, AS Turner, M Beck, H Seim, CM Puttlitz. "Hydroxyapatite surface augmentation improves pedicle screw osseointegration for posterior dynamic fixation systems." 54th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, CA, March 2-5, 2008. 2008
79 BG Santoni, RA Hynes, KC McGilvray, G Rodriguez-Canessa, AS Lyons, MA Henson, WJ Womack, CM Puttlitz. "Lumbar pedicle screw design and trajectory affects bone quality available for purchase and fixation mechanics." 54th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, CA, March 2-5, 2008. 2008
78 K McGilvray, A Lyons, M Bansal, AS Turner, J MacGillivray, S Coleman, C Puttlitz. "Biomechanical and histological analysis of a chronic nonacute ovine rotator cuff repair using a polyurethane patch." 54th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, CA, March 2-5, 2008. 2008
77 CM Puttlitz, K McGilvray, AS Lyons, BG Santoni, V Patel, AS Turner. "Kinetic implications of replacement of a cervical intervertebral disc at adjacent levels and associated salvage procedure." 54th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, CA, March 2-5, 2008. 2008
76 BG Santoni, R Hynes, MAW Henson, K McGilvray, G Rodriguez-Cannessa, A Lyons, M Henson, WJ Womack, CP Puttlitz. "Lumbar pedicle screw design and trajectory affects bone quality available for purchase and fixation mechanics." 54th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, CA, March 2-5, 2008. 2008
75 TT Gall, BG Santoni, EL Egger, MB Rooney, CM Puttlitz. "In vitro biomechanical comparison of polypropylene mesh, a three-loop pulley suture pattern and a combination of the two in the repair of avulsed canine Achilles tendons." Veterinary Orthopaedic Society Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 8 -- 15, 2008. 2008
74 SS Shetye, K Malholtra, G Rodriguez-Canessa, S Ryan, CM Puttlitz. "Mechanical behavior of canine antebrachial ligaments and its relation to collagen content." Veterinary Orthopaedic Society Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 8 -- 15, 2008. 2008
73 B Santoni, CS Goh, RH Palmer, CM Puttlitz. "Biomechanical evaluation of semi-contoured, locking plate/rod versus anatomically-contoured, conventional plate/rod fixation in a canine femoral defect model." British Veterinary Orthopaedic Association Spring Meeting, Birmingham, United Kingdom, April 2, 2008. 2008
72 V Patel, A Lyons, C Abjornson, AS Turner, C Puttlitz. "Histological evaluation of bioresorbable plates in a sheep model." European Cervical Spine Research Society, Geneva, May 26-31, 2008. 2008
71 C Puttlitz, D Woldtvedt, W Womack. "Cervical facet joint cartilage thickness distributions." European Cervical Spine Research Society, Geneva, May 26-31, 2008 2008
70 C Puttlitz, V Patel, B Santoni. "A biomechanical investigation of two-level cervical disc replacement and associated salvage procedure." European Cervical Spine Research Society, Geneva, May 26-31, 2008. 2008
69 U Ayturk, C Puttlitz. "Nucleotomy has a minimal impact on kinetics/kinematics and a significant influence on load transfer in the lumbar spine." International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine, Geneva, May 26-31, 2008. 2008
68 U Ayturk, C Puttlitz. "Sensitivity of finite element predictions of kinetic and mechanical parameters to changes in mesh refinement." International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine, Geneva, May 26-31, 2008. 2008
67 V Patel, C Abjornson, S Turner, H Seim, A Lyons, C Puttlitz. "Failure analysis of absorbable cervical plates." 23rd Annual Meeting of the North American Spine Society, Toronto, October 14-18, 2008. 2008
66 CM Puttlitz, W Womack, C Ames. "A modified quasi-linear viscoelastic parametric study of the cervical disc." 7th Annual Meeting of the Spine Arthroplasty Society, Berlin, May 1-4, 2007. 2007
65 CM Puttlitz, K McGilvray, A Lyons, U Ayturk, AS Turner, V Patel. "Acute biomechanical implications of two-level cervical disc replacement and associated salvage procedure." 7th Annual Meeting of the Spine Arthroplasty Society, Berlin, May 1-4, 2007. 2007
64 B Santoni, W Womack, D Wheeler, C Puttlitz. "A mechanical and computational investigation on the effects of conduit orientation on the strength of massive bone allografts" 2007 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Keystone, CO, June 20-24, 2007. 2007
63 K McGilvray, A Lyons, AS Turner, J MacGillivray, S Coleman, C Puttlitz. "Shoulder tendon repair biomechanics using a polyurethane patch in a chronic ovine defect model." 2007 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Keystone, CO, June 20-24, 2007. 2007
62 McGilvray, Amy Lyons, AS Turner, V Patel, C Puttlitz. "Kinetic and biomechanical testing of two-level cervical disc replacement." 2007 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Keystone, CO, June 20-24, 2007. 2007
61 W Womack, C Puttlitz. "Diametral compression of hollow non-circular bone sections." 2007 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Keystone, CO, June 20-24, 2007. 2007
60 CM Puttlitz, K McGilvray, A Lyons, U Ayturk, AS Turner, V Patel. "Biomechanical implications of adjacent level cervical disc replacement and associated salvage procedures." 14th International Meeting on Advanced Spine Techniques (IMAST), Paradise Island, Bahamas, July 11-14, 2007 2007
59 WJ Womack, DJ Woldtvedt, CM Puttlitz. "Three-dimensional cartilage thickness and geometry mapping of cervical facet joints." 35th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, san Francisco, CA, November 28 -- December 1, 2007. 2007
58 U Kandemir, A Matityahu, R Desai, C Puttlitz. "Distal radius fixation using dorsal non-locking plate vs. volar locking plate." Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Phoenix, October 5-7, 2006. 2006
57 M Diab, J Howlett, C Puttlitz. "Clinical and biomechanical effect of eyelet screws on Ender nails for fixation of femoral shaft fractures in children." Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Phoenix, October 5-7, 2006. 2006
56 C Puttlitz, N Johnson, B Hindman, J Weeks, M Maktabi, M Todd. "Effects of manual in-line stabilization on the magnitude and distribution of pressures exerted by a laryngoscope blade during direct laryngoscopy and intubation." 34th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, Palm Beach, FL, November 29-December2, 2006 2006
55 CT Lindsey, Z Xu, V Deviren, CM Puttlitz. "The effects of rod contouring on spinal construct fatigue strength." 51st Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Washington, D.C., February 20-23, 2005. 2005
54 F Carrillo, S Gupta, L Pruitt, M Balloch, CM Puttlitz. "Nanoindentation validation of soft biomaterials." 51st Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Washington, D.C., February 20-23, 2005. 2005
53 CB Ma, L Comerford, J Wilson, CM Puttlitz. "Biomechanical analysis of arthroscopic rotator cuff repairs -- double row versus single row fixation." 51st Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Washington, D.C., February 20-23, 2005. 2005
52 V Deviren, E Acaroglu, J Lee, S Hu, L Lenke, D Polly, T Kuklo, M O'Brien, D Brumfield, C Puttlitz. "The number of pedicle screws and degree of intrinsic stability determine construct stiffness in the thoracic spine." 51st Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Washington, D.C., February 20-23, 2005. 2005
51 CB Ma, L Comerford, J Wilson, C Puttlitz. "Biomechanical analysis of arthroscopic rotator cuff repair suture configurations- double row vs. single row fixation." 5th Biennial Congress of the International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Hollywood, FL, April 3-7, 2005. 2005
50 C Li, S Gupta, F Carrillo, C Puttlitz, L Pruitt. "Nanoindentation and unconfined compression characterization of poly dimethyl siloxane." 30th Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials, Memphis, TN, April 27-30, 2005. 2005
49 CM Puttlitz, V Deviren, C Lindsey. "Spinal rod contouring significantly reduces fatigue resistance." 12th International Meeting on Advanced Spine Technologies, Banff, Alberta, Canada, July 7-9, 2005. 2005
48 C Ames, L Comerford, S Hu, B Tay, C Puttlitz. "Intra-operative force relaxation is significant across the cervical intervertebral disc space." 33rd Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, San Diego, December 1-3, 2005. 2005
47 E Acaroglu, C Ames, J Chi, J Iyengar, W Muiru, B Sadikovic, C Puttlitz. "Posterior instrumentation reduces inherent stability differences in immediate post-operative range of motion between one and two level TLIF and PLIF procedures." 51st Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Washington, D.C., February 20-23, 2005. 2005
46 B Tay, S Hu, M-A Rousseau, Z Xu, C Puttlitz. "Physiologic motion is replicated by disc arthroplasty." 50th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, March 7-10, 2004. 2004
45 C Puttlitz, B Tay, V Deviren, S Hu, M-A Rousseau, J Lotz. "Kinetic analysis of prodisc-c: a cadaveric study." 4th Annual Meeting of the Spine Arthroplasty Society, Vienna, May 4-7, 2004. 2004
44 DM Ebenstein, J Fischer, C Li, C Puttlitz, L Pruitt. "Nano-DMA for characaterization of viscoelastic polymers and biomaterials." 7th World Biomaterials Congress, Sydney, May 17-21, 2004. 2004
43 CM Puttlitz, J Gorek, E Acaroglu, S Berven. "C2 translaminar screws provide good stability for atlanto-axial fixation." 20th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society -- European Section, Porto, May 30-June 5, 2004. 2004
42 CM Puttlitz, V Deviren, S Hu, M-A Rousseau, B Tay, J Lotz. "A ball-and-socket cervical disk prosthesis replicates physiologic motion." 20th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society -- European Section, Porto, May 30-June 5, 2004. 2004
41 V Deviren, E Acaroglu, J Lee, T Kuklo, L Lenke, M O'Brien, D Polly, C Puttlitz. "Thoracic spine construct stability is dependent upon the number and configuration of pedicle screws." 39th Annual Meeting of the Scoliosis Research Society, Buenos Aires, September 6-9, 2004 2004
40 S Gupta, L Pruitt, CM Puttlitz. "Nanoscale indentation of simulated soft tissues." ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress, Anaheim, November 13-19, 2004. 2004
39 CM Puttlitz, J Gorek, S Berven, E Acaroglu. "Atlanto-axial stability is achieved using intralaminar screws in C2." 32nd Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, Boston, December 9-12, 2004. 2004
38 S Gupta, CM Puttlitz, L Pruitt. "Nanoscale indentation of simulated soft tissues." 12th Annual Symposium on Computational Methods In Orthopaedic Biomechanics, San Francisco, CA, March 6, 2004. 2004
37 CM Puttlitz, RP Melcher, J Harms, V Deviren, D Jeszensky. "Biomechanical analysis of C2 replacement constructs." 49th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, February 2-5, 2003. 2003
36 D Ananthakrishnan, S Berven, V Deviren, J Lotz, C Puttlitz. "Changes in spinal loading due to vertebral augmentation: Vertebroplasty versus kyphoplasty." International Meeting of Advanced Spine Technologies (IMAST), Rome, July 11-14, 2003. 2003
35 S Gupta, CM Puttlitz, L Pruitt. "Nanoscale indentation of simulated soft tissues." 12th Annual Symposium on Computational Methods In Orthopaedic Biomechanics, San Francisco, CA, March 6, 2004. 2003
34 CM Puttlitz, RP Melcher, J Harms, V Deviren, D Jeszensky. "Biomechanical analysis of C2 replacement constructs." 49th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, February 2-5, 2003. 2003
33 CB Dolan, CM Puttlitz, I Chamkasem, F VitoCruz, H Lu, B Lee, K Tsuye, J Lotz, KS Topp. "Effects of a mild crush injury on the biomechanics, morphology, and function of the sciatic nerve in the rat." Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Anatomists -- Experimental Biology, New Orleans, LA, April 20-24, 2002. 2002
32 DM Ebenstein, CM Puttlitz, L Pruitt. "A novel technique for measuring murine fracture callus material properties using nanoindentation." 28th Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials, Tampa Bay, FL, April 24-27, 2002. 2002
31 RP Melcher, CM Puttlitz, V Deviren, D Jeszensky, J Harms. "Stability analysis of C2 replacement constructs." 30th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society Meeting, Miami, FL, December 5-7, 2002. 2002
30 FS Kleinstueck, C Diederich, W Nau, J Smith; C Puttlitz , J Lotz, D Bradford. "The IDET procedure: biomechanical and histological effects on human lumbar discs." 68th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Francisco, CA, February 28-March 4, 2001. 2001
29 FS Kleinstueck, C Diederich, W Nau, J Smith; C Puttlitz , J Lotz, D Bradford. "IDET thermal dosiometry in human lumbar discs." 68th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Francisco, CA, February 28-March 4, 2001. 2001
28 CM Puttlitz, QNH Tran, JA Smith, FS Kleinstueck, V Deviren, DS Bradford JC Lotz, RT Hopkins. "Lower cervical spine motion as a function of the degree of laminoplasty involvement." 17th Annual Meeting of the European Section of the Cervical Spine Research Society, Torino, Italy, July 5-7, 2001. 2001
27 RP Melcher; CM Puttlitz, J Harms, JC Lotz, DS Bradford. "Biomechanical testing of posterior atlanto-axial fixation techniques." 17th Annual Meeting of the European Section of the Cervical Spine Research Society, Torino, Italy, July 5-7, 2001. 2001
26 CM Puttlitz, QNH Tran, JA Smith, FS Kleinstueck, V Deviren, DS Bradford JC Lotz, RT Hopkins. "Scar tissue formation affects cervical spine kinematics after en-bloc laminoplasty." 16th Annual Meeting of the North American Spine Society, Seattle, October 31--November 3, 2001. 2001
25 CM Puttlitz, QNH Tran, JA Smith, FS Kleinstueck, V Deviren, JC Lotz, RT Hopkins. "Cervical spine kinematics are affected by formation of scar tissue after laminoplasty." 29th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society Meeting, Monterey, CA, November 29-December 2, 2001. 2001
24 R.P. Melcher, C.M. Puttlitz, F.S. Kleinstueck, J.C. Lotz, J. Harms, D.S. Bradford. "Biomechanical comparison of contemporary and novel posterior atlanto-axial fixation techniques." 29th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society Meeting, Monterey, CA, November 29-December 2, 2001. 2001
23 C.M. Puttlitz, R.P. Melcher; F.S. Kleinstueck, J.C. Lotz, J. Harms, D.S. Bradford "Comparative stability analysis of craniovertebral fixation with special reference to cervical anchor type." 29th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society Meeting, Monterey, CA, November 29-December 2, 2001. 2001
22 E Diao, C Puttlitz, T Ishiko, J Lotz. "Transection of the transverse carpal ligament affects scaphoid motion." 48th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Dallas, TX, February 10-13, 2001. 2001
21 C Puttlitz, R Melcher, J Harms, F Kleinstueck, D Bardford, J Lotz. "A biomechanical investigation of acute stability afforded by craniovertebral screw constructs." 29th 48th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Dallas, TX, February 10-13, 2001. 2001
20 C Puttlitz, V Deviren, F Kleinstueck, J Smith, J Lotz, R Hopkins. "Temporal iatrogenic biomechanical effects of cervical laminoplasty." 48th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Dallas, TX, February 10-13, 2001. 2001
19 CM Puttlitz, JC Lotz, A Green, J Helms. "Distraction callus osteogenic response may be mediated by fluid pressure." 45 Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Orlando, FL, March 12-15, 2000. 2000
18 CM Puttlitz, V Goel, CR Clark, V Traynelis. "Fracture etiology of the odontoid process." 16th Annual Meeting of the European Section of the Cervical Spine Research Society, London, June 21-24, 2000. 2000
17 F Kleinstueck, C Diederich, W Nau, J Smith, C Puttlitz, D Bradford, J Lotz, "IDET thermal dosiometry in human lumbar discs." 35th Annual Meeting of the Scoliosis Research Society, Cairns, Australia, October 18-21, 2000. 2000
16 F Kleinstueck, C Diederich, W Nau, J Smith, C Puttlitz, D Bradford, J Lotz, "The IDET procedure. Biomechanical and histological effects on human lumbar discs." 35th Annual Meeting of the Scoliosis Research Society, Cairns, Australia, October 18-21, 2000. 2000
15 FS Kleinstueck, C Diederich, W Nau, J Smith; C Puttlitz , J Lotz, D Bradford. "The IDET procedure: temperature distributions and biomechanical effects on human lumbar disk." 15th Annual Meeting of the North American Spine Society, New Orleans, LA, October 25-28, 2000. 2000
14 CM Puttlitz, VK Goel, VC Traynelis, CR Clark: "A stress analysis of upper cervical hardware." 28th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, Charleston, SC, November 30-December 2, 2000. 2000
13 CM Puttlitz, VK Goel, CR Clark, VC Traynelis, JL Scifert, NM Grosland. "Relationship of upper cervical rheumatoid arthritis diagnostic criteria to ligament involvement." 45th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Anaheim, CA, February 1-4, 1999. 1999
12 JL Scifert, VK Goel, NM Grosland, CM Puttlitz, K Totoribe, VC Traynelis. "Finite element investigation of anterior plate and bone graft load sharing in the cervical spine." 45th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Anaheim, CA, February 1-4, 1999. 1999
11 CM Puttlitz, VK Goel, NM Grosland, JL Scifert, CR Clark, VC Traynelis. "Biomechanical aspects of early rheumatoid arthritis involvement of the upper cervical spine: a finite element investigation." American Society of Mechanical Engineers Summer Bioengineering Conference, Big Sky, MT, June 16-20,1999. 1999
10 JL Scifert, VK Goel, NM Grosland, CM Puttlitz, K Totoribe, VC Traynelis. "Anterior plate and bone graft load sharing in the cervical spine: a finite element investigation." 23rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Pittsburgh, PA, October 21-23, 1999. 1999
9 CM Puttlitz, VK Goel, CR Clark. "Biomechanical aspects of odontoid fracture etiology: a finite element investigation." 1999 Winter American Society of Mechanical Engineers IMECE, Nashville, TN, November 14-17, 1999. 1999
8 CM Puttlitz, VK Goel, CR Clark, VC Traynelis. "Fracture etiology of the odontoid process." 27th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, Seattle WA, December 16-18, 1999. 1999
7 CM Puttlitz, VK Goel, CR Clark, VC Traynelis. "An investigation of cervical anchor type and unilateral vs. bilateral implementation of an upper cervical fusion device." 27th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, Seattle, WA, December 16-18, 1999. 1999
6 JL Scifert, VK Goel, NM Grosland, CM Puttlitz, K Totoribe, VC Traynelis. "Load sharing in the cervical spine following anterior bone graft and plating." 27th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, Seattle, WA, December 16-18, 1999. 1999
5 CM Puttlitz, VK Goel, CR Clark, VC Traynelis, JL Scifert, NM Grosland. "Biomechanical rationale for the pathology of rheumatoid arthritis in the craniovertebral junction." 26th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, Atlanta, GA, 1998. 1998
4 CM Puttlitz. "Optimal concentrations of thermal grease constituents for thermal pastes in flip-chip applications." Flip-Chip Technology and TAB/Advanced Packaging, February, 1994. 1997
3 BD Adams, CM Puttlitz. "Bioabsorbable pin fixation of the scapholunate and lunotriquetral joints." Combined Meeting of the American and Japanese Societies for Surgery of the Hand, Hilton Head, SC, 1997. 1997
2 CM Puttlitz, BD Adams. "An alternative method of fixation of the scapholunate and lunotriquetral interosseous ligaments." American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Boca Raton, FL, 1997. 1997
1 C. Puttlitz, B. Adams, V. Goel. "A protocol for automated generation of a CT-based finite element model of the distal radius." 20th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Atlanta, GA, October 17-19, 1996. 1996
 
  Non-Refereed Journal Articles / Chapters / Proceedings / Transactions Top
71 T Miclau, K Bozic, B Tay, H Kim, C Colnot, C Puttlitz, J Gan, B Boyan, B Eames, L De La Fuente, J Helms. "Bone injury, repair and regeneration." In Orthopaedic Basic Science: Foundations of Clinical Practice (3rd Edition), TA Einhorn, RJ O'Keefe, JA Buckwalter (eds), American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, p. 331-48, 2007. 2006
70 K McGilvray, S Telfer, J Rafferty, A Cox, L Farr, M Mendoza, S Shetye, C Puttlitz. "Comparative analysis of human lumbar and thoracic vertebrae using micro-computed tomography (micro-CT) and the fine structure analysis (fineSA®) MRI technique." American Society of Bone and Mineral Research, Atlanta, GA, 2016. 2016
69 PB Suh, C Lewis, CM Puttlitz, KC McGilvray. “Determining the weighted impact of factors leading to intervertebral cage subsidence.” International Society for the Advancement of Spinal Surgery (ISASS) 2016 Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, 2016. 2016
68 BC Gadomski, Y-X. Qin, J. Jiao, KC McGilvray, JT Easley, RH Palmer, CM Puttlitz. “Shock wave therapy and low-intensity pulsed ultrasound accelerate bone formation rates under simulated microgravity conditions.” NASA Human Research Program Investigators’ Workshop, Galveston, TX, 2016. 2016
67 N Ramo, SS Shetye, CM Puttlitz. “Damage accumulation modeling and rate dependency of spinal dura mater.” Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference; Snowbird, UT, 2015 2015
66 BC Gadomski, ZF Lerner, RC Browning, CM Puttlitz. “A finite element investigation of fracture healing under simulated microgravity loading conditions.” Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference; Snowbird, UT, 2015. 2015
65 KM Labus, JJ García, CM Puttlitz. “Modeling the biaxial mechanics of brain white matter.” Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference; Snowbird, UT, 2015 2015
64 BC Gadomski, KC McGilvray, JT Easley, RH Palmer, D Ruehlman, M Roberts, CM Puttlitz. “Shock wave therapy does not enhance acute fracture strength but may accelerate formation rates under simulated microgravity conditions.” NASA Human Research Program Investigators’ Workshop; Galveston, TX, 2015. 2015
63 PB Suh, C Lewis, CM Puttlitz, KC McGilvray. “The influence of vertebral endplate density, cage contact area and cage modulus on the incidence of interbody cage subsidence.” North American Spine Society (NASS) 29th Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 2015. 2015
62 BC Gadomski, ZF Lerner, RC Browning, CM Puttlitz. “Finite element modeling of the ovine hindlimb for the investigation of microgravity-related mechaniobiological alterations.” 60th Annual Meeting of the Orthopedic Research Society; Las Vegas, NV, 2015. 2015
61 KM Labus, GA Orozco, JJ Garcia, CM Puttlitz. "An anisotropic model of the biaxial mechanics of brain white matter." 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston, July 6-11, 2014. 2014
60 BC Gadomski, KC McGilvray, JT Easley, RH Palmer, CM Puttlitz. "Evaluation of Haversian bone fracture healing in simulated microgravity." NASA Human Research Program Investigators' Workshop, Galveston, TX, February 12-13, 2014. 2014
59 M Dreischarf, T Zander, A Shirazi-Adl, CM Puttlitz, CJ Adam, J Clayton, CS Chen, VK Goel, A Kiapour, YH Kim, KM Labus, JP Little, WM Park, YH Wang, HJ Wilke, A Rohlmann, H Schmidt. "Comparison of eight published lumbar spine finite element models." 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston, July 6-11, 2014. 2014
58 M Dreischarf, T Zander, A Shirazi-Adl, CM Puttlitz, CJ Adam, J Clayton, CS Chen, VK Goel, A Kiapour, YH Kim, KM Labus, JP Little, WM Park, YH Wang, HJ Wilke, A Rohlmann, H Schmidt. “Comparison of eight published lumbar spine finite element models.” 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston, July 6-11, 2014. 2014
57 BC Gadomski, ZF Lerner, RC Browning, CM Puttlitz. “Development and validation of a finite element model of the ovine hindlimb for the investigation of microgravity loading on skeletal tissue healing.” 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston, July 6-11, 2014. 2014
56 K McGilvray, R Palmer, JT Easley, E Unal, HV Demir, C Puttlitz. "A novel bio-microelectrical (BioMEMs) sensor to assess the in vivo fracture healing cascade." 59th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Antonio, TX, January 25-30, 2013. 2013
55 K McGilvray, C Sansur, C Maulucci, V Singh, C Puttlitz. "A kinematic evaluation of cervical allograft facet spacers which can be used to provide indirect decompression through distraction." 59th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Antonio, TX, January 25-30, 2013. 2013
54 BC Gadomski, KC McGilvray, JT Easley, RH Palmer, CM Puttlitz. "Evaluation of a ground-based ovine model of simulated microgravity." NASA Human Research Program Investigators' Workshop, Galveston, TX, February 12-14, 2013. 2013
53 BC Gadomski, CM Puttlitz. "Design of a dynamic stabilization device for the correction of the center of rotation in the lumbar spine." 13th Annual Conference of the International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery, Vancouver, BC Canada, April 3-5, 2013. 2013
52 K McGilvray, HV Demir, E Unal, C Puttlitz. "A novel bio-microelectrical system for in vivo diagnostic monitoring of fracture healing." American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Sunriver, OR, June 26-29, 2013. 2013
51 S Shetye, CM Puttlitz. "Biaxial response of ovine spinal cord dura mater." American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Sunriver, OR, June 26-29, 2013. 2013
50 136. B Gadomski, K McGilvray, J Easley, R Palmer, C Puttlitz. “Simulating microgravity in a large animal model.” American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Sunriver, OR, June 26-29, 2013. 2013
49 137. KM Labus, AH Hsieh, C Puttlitz. “Lamellar and interlamellar shear compared across regions of the annulus fibrosis.” American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Sunriver, OR, June 26-29, 2013. 2013
48 138. S Shetye, KL Troyer, F Streijger, J Lee, BK Kwon, P Cripton, C Puttlitz. “In vitro nonlinear viscoelastic characterization of the porcine spinal cord.” American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Sunriver, OR, June 26-29, 2013. 2013
47 Gadomski, B.C., McGilvray, K.C., Easley, J.T., Palmer, R.H., Puttlitz, C.M. An ovine model of simulated microgravity. 2012. NASA Human Research Program Investigators’ Workshop. Houston, TX. 2012
46 Gadomski, B.C., Puttlitz, C.M. Experimental evaluations of intervertebral disc mechanics following posterolateral fusion are dependent on testing protocol. 2012. Orthopedic Research Society Conference Meeting. San Francisco, CA. 2012
45 KL Troyer, CM Puttlitz. “Nonlinear viscoelasticity is requisite to simultaneously describe static and dynamic ligament mechanics.” 58th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, CA, February 4-7, 2012. 2012
44 KC McGilvray, HV Demir, E Unal, KL Troyer, R Melik, CM Puttlitz. “In vivo fracture healing assessment using a novel bio-microelectromechanical system.” 58th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, CA, February 4-7, 2012. 2012
43 PD Leahy, KC McGilvray, J Sherman, V Traynelis, E Nottmeier, V Singh, B Murrell, V Patel, CM Puttlitz. “Analysis of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion kinematics when supplemented with facet screw instrumentation.” 58th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, CA, February 4-7, 2012. 2012
42 PD Leahy, KC McGilvray, J Sherman, V Traynelis, E Nottmeier, V Singh, B Murrell, V Patel, CM Puttlitz. “Kinematic assay of multi-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with supplementary facet screw instrumentation. Annual Meeting of the AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves. Orlando, FL, March 7-10, 2012. 2012
41 PD Leahy, KC McGilvray, J Sherman, V Traynelis, E Nottmeier, V Singh, B Murrell, V Patel, CM Puttlitz. “Analysis of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion kinematics when supplemented with facet screw instrumentation.” 80th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Miami, FL, April 14-18, 2012. 2012
40 RH Palmer, J Easley, K McGilvray, C Puttlitz. “Development of SMART plate technology: pilot data in the ovine.” 16th Congress of the European Society of Veterinary Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Bologna, Italy, September 12-15, 2012. 2012
39 K Troyer, C Puttlitz. "Development and validation of an iterative computational algorithm to characterize the viscoelastic behavior of biological tissue." 19th Annual Symposium on Computational Methods in Orthopaedic Biomechanics, Long Beach, January 12, 2011. 2011
38 B Gadomski, J Rasmussen, CM Puttlitz. “Implementation of physiological muscle loading in a finite element model of the human lumbar spine.” 57th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Long Beach, CA, January 13-16, 2011. 2011
37 UM Ayturk, D Schuldt, V Patel, CM Puttlitz. “Orthotropic continuum model development for healthy and degenerated annulus fibrosis based on a biaxial testing protocol.” 57th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Long Beach, CA, January 13-16, 2011. 2011
36 UM Ayturk, V Patel, CM Puttlitz. “Finite element modeling of degenerated-related biomechanical changes of the lumbar spine.” 57th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Long Beach, CA, January 13-16, 2011. 2011
35 KK Hausler, A Swedberg, KC McGilvray, SS Shetye, AS Turner, CM Puttlitz. Effects of botox on spinal kinematics in an interveretebral disc annulotomy sheep model.” 57th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Long Beach, CA, January 13-16, 2011. 2011
34 BC Gadomski, J Rasmussen, CM Puttlitz. “The effect of muscle loading on internal mechanical parameters of the lumbar spine: a finite element study.” ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Farmington, PA, June 22-25, 2011. 2011
33 PD Leahy, CM Puttlitz. “Mechanical properties of injured human cervical spine ligaments and corresponding effect on spinal kinematics.” ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Farmington, PA, June 22-25, 2011. 2011
32 S Shetye, S Ryan, N Ehrhart, CM Puttlitz. “Novel endoprosthesis for canine limb sparing of canine distal radius osteosarcoma patients - a modular approach.” ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Farmington, PA, June 22-25, 2011. 2011
31 K Troyer, CM Puttlitz. “Comparison of A novel nonlinear viscoelastic finite ramp time correction method to a heaviside step assumption.” ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Farmington, PA, June 22-25, 2011. 2011
30 BC Gadomski, J Rasmussen, P Galibarov, CM Puttlitz. “The effect of coupled motions and lifting tasks on human lumbar nucleus pressures and annulus fibrosis stresses in a muscle-loaded finite element model.” International Society for Biomechanics, Brussels, Belgium, July 3-7, 2011. 2011
29 UM Ayturk, CM Puttlitz. “The annulus fibrosis stabilizes lumbar motion segments treated with artificial disc replacement.” 9th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, Valencia, Spain, February 24-27, 2010. 2010
28 W Womack, CM Puttlitz. “Nonlinar structural finite element modeling of the human annulus fibrosis.” 9th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, Valencia, Spain, February 24-27, 2010. 2010
27 S Shetye, CM Puttlitz. “Evaluation of a distal radius endoprosthesis using a validated finite element model of the canine antebrachium.” 9th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, Valencia, Spain, February 24-27, 2010. 2010
26 SS Shetye, CM Puttlitz. “The use of a locking vs. non-locking plate in distal radius endoprosthesis for canine limb sparing.” 18th Annual Symposium on Computational Methods in Orthopaedic Biomechanics, New Orleans, March 5, 2010. 2010
25 U Ayturk, V Patel, C Puttlitz. “A finite element evaluation of two-level disc replacement in the lumbar spine.” 18th Annual Symposium on Computational Methods in Orthopaedic Biomechanics, New Orleans, March 5, 2010. 2010
24 SS Shetye, AS Lyons, AG Bhattacharjee, C Abjornson, CM Puttlitz. “Radiographic and histological evaluation of a surface demineralized flexible allograft chain in an ovine vertebra body model.” 56th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, March 6-9, 2010. 2010
23 K Troyer, C Puttlitz. “Nonlinear viscoelastic behavior of human cervical spine ligaments.” 56th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, March 6-9, 2010. 2010
22 BG Santoni, AS Lyons, KC McGilvray, HB Seim III, AS Turner, C Abjornson, CM Puttlitz. “Biomechanical and histological evaluation of an allograft anchor for pedicle screw augmentation in an ovine model.” 56th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, March 6-9, 2010. 2010
21 CK Hee, CM Roden, LA Wisner-Lynch, DJ Aguiar, JS Dines, AS Turner, DL Ruehlman, HK Kestler, SE Lynch, KC McGilvray, AS Lyons, CM Puttlitz, BG Santoni. “Evaluation of rhPDGF-BB in combination with a flowable collagen matrix for the treatment of acute achilles tendon injury.” 56th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, March 6-9, 2010. 2010
20 C Hart, EJ Ehrhart, A Lyons, D Duval, C Puttlitz, A Turner. ” Evaluation of dermagraft to accelerate the healing of rotator cuff injuries in a sheep model.” 56th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, March 6-9, 2010. 2010
19 BG Santoni, AS Lyons, KC McGilvray, HB Seim III, AS Turner, C Abjornson, CM Puttlitz. “Allograft anchor for pedicle screw augmentation in an ovine model: a biomechanical and histological evaluation.” 10th Annual Spine Arthroplasty Society (SAS), New Orleans, LA, April 27-30, 2010. 2010
18 CK Hee, LA Wisner-Lynch, CM Roden, DJ Aguiar, JS Dines, AS Turner, DL Ruehlman, HK Kestler, SE Lynch, KC McGilvray, AS Lyons, CM Puttlitz, BG Santoni. “Rotator cuff repair in an ovine model using a combination product comprised of a type I bovine collagen matrix and rhPDGF-BB.” 56th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, March 6-9, 2010. 2010
17 SS Shetye, AS Lyons, AG Bhattacharjee, BG Santoni, C Abjornson, CM Puttlitz. “Evaluation of a Surface Demineralized Flexible Allograft Chain in An Ovine Vertebra Body Model.” 10th Annual Spine Arthroplasty Society (SAS), New Orleans, LA, April 27-30, 2010. 2010
16 K Troyer, CM Puttlitz. “Human cervical ligaments exhibit non-linear viscoelastic behavior.” ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Naples, FL, June 16-19, 2010. 2010
15 DM Wilson, Bhattacharjee AG, Santoni BG, Puttlitz CM, Ehrhart N. “Mechanical evaluation of the 3.5mm broad limited contact dynamic compression plate and the 3.5 mm broad locking compression plate.” Veterinary Orthopaedic Society (VOS) Conference, Breckenridge, CO, February 20-27, 2010. 2010
14 CK Hee, LA Wisner-Lynch, CM Roden, DJ Aguiar, JS Dines, AS Turner, DL Ruehlman, HK Kestler, SE Lynch, KC McGilvray, AS Lyons, CM Puttlitz, BG Santoni. “Rotator cuff repair in an ovine model using a combination product comprised of a type I bovine collagen matrix and rhPDGF-BB.” 56th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, March 6-9, 2010. 2010
13 SS Shetye, AS Lyons, AG Bhattacharjee, BG Santoni, C Abjornson, CM Puttlitz. “Evaluation of a surface demineralized flexible allograft chain in an ovine vertebra body model.” 10th Annual Spine Arthroplasty Society (SAS), New Orleans, LA, April 27-30, 2010. 2010
12 U Ayturk, V Patel, C Puttlitz. “Partial annulus fibrosis preservation facilitates restoration of biomechanics in lumbar spine segments treated with artificial disc replacement.” 10th Annual Spine Arthroplasty Society (SAS), New Orleans, LA, April 27-30, 2010. 2010
11 Ayturk FO, Santoni BG, Woldtvedt D, Puttlitz CM. “Modeling of the transverse post-yield behavior of bovine cortical bone.” 4th International Conference on Computational Bioengineering, Bertinoro (Forli), Italy, September 16-18 2009. 2009
10 R Tichota, C Puttlitz, V Patel, V Deviren. “The effect of upper end vertebra selection on adjecent segment stability in selective lumbar instrumentation.” 55th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Las Vegas, February 22-25, 2009 2009
9 AS Lyons, HB Seim, S Turner, C Abjornson, E Lindley, VV Patel, C Puttlitz. “Evaluation of a bioresorbable anterior cervical plate: a pilot study in sheep.” 55th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Las Vegas, February 22-25, 2009. 2009
8 K McGilvray, B Santoni, D Moynihan, M Getelman, C Puttlitz. “Acute Mechanical Evaluation of Three Shoulder Tendon Repair Suture Techniques.” 55th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Las Vegas, February 22-25, 2009. 2009
7 R Tichota, C Puttlitz, A Lyons, K Troyer, S Shetye, W Womack, R Arslanoglu, B Santoni. “A biomechanical study of a limited motion device for lumbar posterior stabilization in an ovine model.” 55th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Las Vegas, February 22-25, 2009. 2009
6 AS Lyons, H Bonin, HB Seim, S Turner, C Puttlitz. “Intermediate term effects of HA-coated pedicle screws with and without BMP-2 used in conjunction with rigid instrumentation in an ovine model.” 55th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Las Vegas, February 22-25, 2009. 2009
5 KC McGilvray, CM Puttlitz. “Mechanical characterization of deep vein thrombosis in a murine model using nanoindentation.” Eighth International Conference on Modeling in Medicine and Biology, Crete, Greece, May 26-29, 2009. 2009
4 JJ Garcia, CM Puttlitz. “A simplified strain energy function to represent the mechanical behavior of the annulus fibrosis.” 2009 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Lake Tahoe, CA, June 17-21, 2009. 2009
3 UM Ayturk, CM Puttlitz. “The effect of mesh refinement on the predictions of finite element models of the spine.” 2009 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Lake Tahoe, CA, June 17-21, 2009. 2009
2 BG Santoni, CM Puttlitz. “Development and biocompatibility characterization of a BioMEMS sensor for monitoring the progression of fracture healing.” 2009 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Lake Tahoe, CA, June 17-21, 2009. 2009
1 Santoni BG, Joslyn AG, Ronhodlt CJ, Bogdansky S, Klein RJ, Turner AS, Puttlitz CM. The effects of a novel cleaning process on the structural architecture and biomechanical properties of ovine patellar tendon grafts. 33rd Annual Meeting of the American Association of Tissue Banks, Las Vegas, September 13-16, 2009. 2009
 

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