General System Usage

  1. Noble, L. D., Colbrunn, R. W., Lee, D. G., Van Den Bogert, A. J., & Davis, B. L. (2010). Design and validation of a general purpose robotic testing system for musculoskeletal applications. Journal of Biomechanical engineering132(2), 025001.


  1. Mutnal, A., Leo, B. M., Vargas, L., Colbrunn, R. W., Butler, R. S., & Uribe, J. W. (2015). Biomechanical analysis of posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with aperture femoral fixation. Orthopedics38(1), 9-16.

  1. Pathare, N. P., Nicholas, S. J., Colbrunn, R., & McHugh, M. P. (2014). Kinematic analysis of the indirect femoral insertion of the anterior cruciate ligament: implications for anatomic femoral tunnel placement. Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic & Related Surgery30(11), 1430-1438.
  1. Barsoum, W. K., Lee, H. H., Murray, T. G., Colbrunn, R., Klika, A. K., Butler, S., & Van den Bogert, A. J. (2011). Robotic testing of proximal tibio‐fibular joint kinematics for measuring instability following total knee arthroplasty. Journal of Orthopaedic Research29(1), 47-52.
  1. Chokhandre, S., Colbrunn, R., Bennetts, C., & Erdemir, A. (2015). A Comprehensive Specimen-Specific Multiscale Data Set for Anatomical and Mechanical Characterization of the Tibiofemoral Joint. PloS one10(9), e0138226.


  1. Bonner, T. F., Colbrunn, R. W., Bottros, J. J., Mutnal, A. B., Greeson, C. B., Klika, A. K., ... & Barsoum, W. K. (2015). The Contribution of the Acetabular Labrum to Hip Joint Stability: A Quantitative Analysis Using a Dynamic Three-Dimensional Robot Model. Journal of biomechanical engineering137(6), 061012.
  1. Colbrunn, R. W., Bottros, J. J., Butler, R. S., Klika, A. K., Bonner, T. F., Greeson, C., ... & Barsoum, W. K. (2013). Impingement and stability of total hip arthroplasty versus femoral head resurfacing using a cadaveric robotics model. Journal of Orthopaedic Research31(7), 1108-1115.


  1. Mageswaran, P., Techy, F., Colbrunn, R. W., Bonner, T. F., & McLain, R. F. (2012). Hybrid dynamic stabilization: a biomechanical assessment of adjacent and supraadjacent levels of the lumbar spine: Laboratory investigation. Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine17(3), 232-242.
  1. Perry, T. G., Mageswaran, P., Colbrunn, R. W., Bonner, T. F., Francis, T., & McLain, R. F. (2014). Biomechanical evaluation of a simulated T-9 burst fracture of the thoracic spine with an intact rib cage: Laboratory investigation. Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine21(3), 481-488.
  1. Mageswaran, P., McLain, R. F., Colbrunn, R., Bonner, T., Hothem, E., & Bartsch, A. (2013). Plate fixation in the cervical spine: traditional paramedian screw configuration compared with unique unilateral configuration: Laboratory investigation. Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine18(6), 575-581.
  1. Techy, F., Mageswaran, P., Colbrunn, R. W., Bonner, T. F., & McLain, R. F. (2013). Properties of an interspinous fixation device (ISD) in lumbar fusion constructs: a biomechanical study. The Spine Journal13(5), 572-579.

  1. Healy, A. T., Lubelski, D., Mageswaran, P., Bhowmick, D. A., Bartsch, A. J., Benzel, E. C., & Mroz, T. E. (2014). Biomechanical analysis of the upper thoracic spine after decompressive procedures. The Spine Journal14(6), 1010-1016.

  1. Lubelski, D., Healy, A. T., Mageswaran, P., Benzel, E. C., & Mroz, T. E. (2014). Biomechanics of the lower thoracic spine after decompression and fusion: a cadaveric analysis. The Spine Journal14(9), 2216-2223.

  1. Healy, A. T., Sundar, S. J., Cardenas, R. J., Mageswaran, P., Benzel, E. C., Mroz, T. E., & Francis, T. B. (2014). Zero-profile hybrid fusion construct versus 2-level plate fixation to treat adjacent-level disease in the cervical spine: Laboratory investigation. Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine21(5), 753-760.

  1. Healy, A. T., Lubelski, D., West, J. L., Mageswaran, P., Colbrunn, R., & Mroz, T. E. (2016). Biomechanics of open-door laminoplasty with and without preservation of posterior structures. Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine24(5), 746-751.

  1. Kshettry, V. R., Healy, A. T., Colbrunn, R., Beckler, D. T., Benzel, E. C., & Recinos, P. F. (2016). Biomechanical evaluation of the craniovertebral junction after unilateral joint-sparing condylectomy: implications for the far lateral approach revisited. Journal of Neurosurgery, 1-8.


  1. Lee, D. G., & Davis, B. L. (2009). Assessment of the effects of diabetes on midfoot joint pressures using a robotic gait simulator. Foot & ankle international30(8), 767-772.


  1. Kaar, S. G., Fening, S. D., Jones, M. H., Colbrunn, R. W., & Miniaci, A. (2010). Effect of humeral head defect size on glenohumeral stability a cadaveric study of simulated Hill-Sachs defects. The American journal of sports medicine38(3), 594-599.

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