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Robert Dana Carpenter

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Denver Campus
DepartmentCEDC-Mechanical Engineering

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    R21AR065713     (YAKACKI, CHRISTOPHER M)Apr 1, 2014 - Mar 31, 2017
    Porous, Patient Specific Interbody Fusion Cages with Enhanced Loading Characteris
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator

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    1. Mills ST, Young TS, Chatham LS, Poddar S, Carpenter RD, Yakacki CM. Effect of foam densification and impact velocity on the performance of a football helmet using computational modeling. Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin. 2021 Jan; 24(1):21-32. PMID: 32840119.
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    2. Heveran CM, Schurman CA, Acevedo C, Livingston EW, Howe D, Schaible EG, Hunt HB, Rauff A, Donnelly E, Carpenter RD, Levi M, Lau AG, Bateman TA, Alliston T, King KB, Ferguson VL. Chronic kidney disease and aging differentially diminish bone material and microarchitecture in C57Bl/6 mice. Bone. 2019 10; 127:91-103. PMID: 31055118.
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    3. Shah VN, Joshee P, Sippl R, Pyle L, Vigers T, Carpenter RD, Kohrt W, Snell-Bergeon JK. Type 1 diabetes onset at young age is associated with compromised bone quality. Bone. 2019 06; 123:260-264. PMID: 30936041.
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    4. Carpenter RD, Klosterhoff BS, Torstrick FB, Foley KT, Burkus JK, Lee CSD, Gall K, Guldberg RE, Safranski DL. Effect of porous orthopaedic implant material and structure on load sharing with simulated bone ingrowth: A finite element analysis comparing titanium and PEEK. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2018 04; 80:68-76. PMID: 29414477.
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    5. Ahn H, Patel RR, Hoyt AJ, Lin ASP, Torstrick FB, Guldberg RE, Frick CP, Carpenter RD, Yakacki CM, Willett NJ. Biological evaluation and finite-element modeling of porous poly(para-phenylene) for orthopaedic implants. Acta Biomater. 2018 05; 72:352-361. PMID: 29563069.
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    6. Heveran CM, Rauff A, King KB, Carpenter RD, Ferguson VL. A new open-source tool for measuring 3D osteocyte lacunar geometries from confocal laser scanning microscopy reveals age-related changes to lacunar size and shape in cortical mouse bone. Bone. 2018 05; 110:115-127. PMID: 29374550.
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    7. Sherk VD, Carpenter RD, Giles ED, Higgins JA, Oljira RM, Johnson GC, Mills S, Maclean PS. Ibuprofen before Exercise Does Not Prevent Cortical Bone Adaptations to Training. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2017 05; 49(5):888-895. PMID: 28079706.
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    8. Stender ME, Carpenter RD, Regueiro RA, Ferguson VL. An evolutionary model of osteoarthritis including articular cartilage damage, and bone remodeling in a computational study. J Biomech. 2016 10 03; 49(14):3502-3508. PMID: 27717548.
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    9. Anderson RT, Pacaccio DJ, Yakacki CM, Carpenter RD. Finite element analysis of a pseudoelastic compression-generating intramedullary ankle arthrodesis nail. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2016 09; 62:83-92. PMID: 27179767.
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    10. Carpenter RD, Saeed I, Bonaretti S, Schreck C, Keyak JH, Streeper T, Harris TB, Lang TF. Inter-scanner differences in in vivo QCT measurements of the density and strength of the proximal femur remain after correction with anthropomorphic standardization phantoms. Med Eng Phys. 2014 Oct; 36(10):1225-32. PMID: 25001172.
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    11. Carpenter RD. Finite element analysis of the hip and spine based on quantitative computed tomography. Curr Osteoporos Rep. 2013 Jun; 11(2):156-62. PMID: 23504495.
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    12. Saeed I, Carpenter RD, Leblanc AD, Li J, Keyak JH, Sibonga JD, Lang TF. Quantitative computed tomography reveals the effects of race and sex on bone size and trabecular and cortical bone density. J Clin Densitom. 2009 Jul-Sep; 12(3):330-6. PMID: 19577939.
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    13. Carpenter RD, Beaupré GS, Lang TF, Orwoll ES, Carter DR. New QCT analysis approach shows the importance of fall orientation on femoral neck strength. J Bone Miner Res. 2005 Sep; 20(9):1533-42. PMID: 16059625.
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