Publications

Rammer, J., Slavens, B. A., Krzak, J., Winters, J., Riedel, S., & Harris, G. F. (In Press). Application of OpenSim for Visual Biofeedback Propulsion Training in Pediatric Manual Wheelchair Users. Journal of Biomechanics.
Rammer, J., Slavens, B. A., Krzak, J., Winters, J., Riedel, S., & Harris, G. F. (In Press). Assessment of a Markerless Motion Analysis System for Pediatric Manual Wheelchair Application. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation.
Rammer, J., Krzak, J., Slavens, B. A., Winters, J., Riedel, S., & Harris, G. F. (In Press). Importance of Considering Propulsion Pattern in Therapeutic Outcomes for Pediatric Manual Wheelchair Users. Pediatric Physical Therapy.
Almonroeder, T. G., Kernozek, T., Cobb, S., Slavens, B. A., Wang, J., & Huddleston, W. (2018, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Cognitive Demands Influence Lower Extremity Mechanics During a Drop Vertical Jump Task in Female Athletes. Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 1-22.
Silver-Thorn, M. B., Kempfer, J., Schnorenberg, A. J., & Slavens, B. A. (2018, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Use of a Dynamic Balance System to Quantify Postural Steadiness and Stability of Individuals with Lower-Limb Amputation. Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics, 30(1), 31-38.
Schlidt, K., Slavens, B. A., Schnorenberg, A., Vogel, L., & Gerald, H. (2017, December). Longitudinal Evaluation of Variability of Stroke Patterns and Shoulder Forces in Pediatric SCI Wheelchair Users. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 98(12), e177-e178.
Almonroeder, T. G., Kernozek, T., Cobb, S., Slavens, B. A., Wang, J., & Huddleston, W. (2017, November). Divided attention during cutting influences lower extremity mechanics in female athletes. Sports Biomechanics, 1-13.
Xiao, C., Jahanian, O., Slavens, B. A., & Hsiao-Wecksler, E. (2017, August). Biomechanical Evaluation of Pneumatic Sleeve Orthosis for Lofstrand Crutch-Assisted Gait. Proceedings of the American Society of Biomechanics.
Jahanian, O., Rowley, T., Strath, S. J., Silver-Thorn, M., & Slavens, B. A. (2017, August). Impact of Geared Wheels on Energy Expenditure during Manual Wheelchair Mobility. Proceedings of the American Society of Biomechanics.
Jahanian, O., Xiao, C., Farooq, D., Hsiao-Wecksler, E., & Slavens, B. A. (2017, May). Evaluation of Passive and Active Orthoses for Lofstrand Crutch-Assisted Gait. Health Research Symposium.
Fritz, J. M., Inawat, R. R., Slavens, B. A., McGuire, J. R., Ziegler, D. W., Tarima, S. S., Grindel, S. I., & Harris, G. F. (2017, May). Assessment of Kinematics and Electromyography Following Arthroscopic Single-Tendon Rotator Cuff Repair. PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation, 9(5), 464-476.
Schlidt, K. C., Slavens, B. A., Schnorenberg, A. J., Vogel, L. C., & Harris, G. F. (2017, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Longitudinal Evaluation of Variability of Stroke Patterns and Shoulder Forces in Pediatric SCI Wheelchair Users.
Liang, C. X., Jahanian, O., Schnorenberg, A. J., Slavens, B. A., & Hsiao-Wecksler, E. (2017, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Design and Biomechanical Evaluation Methodology of Pneumatic Ergonomic Crutch. 2017 Design of Medical Devices Conference.
Gaglio, A., Daigle, S., Gacek, E., Jahanian, O., Slavens, B. A., Rice, I., & Hsiao-Wecksler, E. (2017, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Validation of an Instrumented Wheelchair Hand Rim. Frontiers in Biomedical Devices.
Farooq, D., Jahanian, O., Slavens, B. A., & Hsiao-Wecksler, E. T. (2016, August). Evaluation of a wrist orthosis on Lofstrand crutch-assisted gait. 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 5042-5045.
Fiedler, G., Slavens, B. A., O'Connor, K. M., Smith, R. O., & Hafner, B. J. (2016, February). Effects of physical exertion on trans-tibial prosthesis users’ ability to accommodate alignment perturbations. Prosthetics and Orthotics International, 40(1), 75-82.
Slavens, B. A., Schnorenberg, A. J., Aurit, C. M., Tarima, S., Vogel, L. C., & Harris, G. F. (2016). Biomechanics of Pediatric Manual Wheelchair Mobility. Wheeled Mobility Biomechanics. Lausanne: Frontiers Media.
Slavens, B. A., Bhagchandani, N., Wang, M., Smith, P. A., & Harris, G. F. (2016). Upper extremity inverse dynamics model for lofstrand crutch-assisted gait in children with osteogenesis imperfecta. Transitional Care in Osteogenesis Imperfecta: Advances in Biology, Technology, and Clinical Practice, 345-370. Tampa, FL: Shriners Press.
Schnorenberg, A., & Slavens, B. A. (2016, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Pediatric Stroke Patterns During Manual Wheelchair Mobility. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 97(10), e121.
Slavens, B. A., Schnorenberg, A. J., Aurit, C. M., Tarima, S., Vogel, L. C., & Harris, G. F. (2015, September). Biomechanics of Pediatric Manual Wheelchair Mobility. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, 3(137).
Slavens, B. A., Schnorenberg, A. J., Aurit, C. M., Graf, A., Krzak, J. J., Reiners, K., Vogel, L. C., & Harris, G. F. (2015). Evaluation of Pediatric Manual Wheelchair Mobility Using Advanced Biomechanical Methods. BioMed Research International, 2015, 1-11.
Li, X., He, W., Li, C., Wang, Y., Slavens, B. A., & Zhou, P. (2015, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). Motor unit number index examination in dominant and non-dominant hand muscles. LATERALITY, 20(6), 699-710.
Fiedler, G., Slavens, B. A., Smith, R. O., Briggs, D., & Hafner, B. J. (2014, June). Criterion and construct validity of prosthesis-integrated measurement of joint moment data in persons with trans-tibial amputation. Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 30(3), 431-438.
Schnorenberg, A. J., Slavens, B. A., Wang, M., Vogel, L. C., Smith, P. A., & Harris, G. F. (2014, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Biomechanical model for evaluation of pediatric upper extremity joint dynamics during wheelchair mobility. Journal of Biomechanics, 47(1), 269-276.
Slavens, B. A., Graf, A., Krzak, J., Vogel, L., & Harris, G. F. (2013). Wheelchair Kinematics for Children with Spinal Cord Injury. Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation, 19(2), 152-190.
Fiedler, G., Slavens, B. A., Hafner, B. J., Briggs, D., & Smith, R. O. (2013, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Leg Laterality Differences in Persons with Bilateral Transtibial Amputation. Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics, 25(4), 168-176.
Slavens, B. A., & Harris, G. F. (2012, February). Biomedical engineering education and advanced bioengineering learning: Interdisciplinary concepts, Chapter 7: Biomechanics. 1, 284-338.
Slavens, B. A., & Harris, G. F. (2012). Biomechanics. Handbook of Research on Biomedical Engineering Education and Advanced Bioengineering Learning: Interdisciplinary Concepts, 284-338.
Slavens, B. A., Bhagchandani, N., Wang, M., Smith, P. A., & Harris, G. F. (2011). An upper extremity inverse dynamics model for pediatric lofstrand crutch-assisted gait. Journal of Biomechanics, 44(11), 2162-2167.
Slavens, B. A., Bhagchandani, N., Wang, M., Smith, P. A., & Harris, G. F. (2011, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Motion Analysis of the Upper Extremities During Lofstrand Crutch-Assisted Gait in Children with Orthopaedic Disabilities. Journal of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, 3(5), 218-227.
Slavens, B. A., Sturm, P. F., & Harris, G. F. (2010). Upper extremity inverse dynamics model for crutch-assisted gait assessment. Journal of Biomechanics, 43(10), 2026-2031.
Slavens, B. A., Sturm, P. F., & Harris, G. F. (2009, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Presentation 5: Crutch-Assisted Joint Loads During Gait in Children with Myelomeningocele. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 90(10), e10.
Slavens, B. A., Sturm, P. F., Bajournaite, R., & Harris, G. F. (2009). Upper extremity dynamics during lofstrand crutch-assisted gait in children with myelomeningocele. Gait and Posture, 30(4), 511-517.
Slavens, B. A., Guan, Y., & Harris, G. F. (2009). Finite element analysis of the forearm crutch during reciprocal and swing-through gait. Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation, 45, 310-315.
Slavens, B. A., Sturm, P. F., & Harris, G. F. (2009, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Crutch-assisted joint loads during gait in children with myelomeningocele. Proceedings of American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine-American Society of Neurorehabilitation (ACRM-ASNR).
Slavens, B. A., & Harris, G. F. (2008). The biomechanics of upper extremity kinematic and kinetic modeling: Applications to rehabilitation engineering. Critical Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, 36(2-3), 93-125.
Slavens, B. A. (2007, December). Biomechanical assessment of upper extremity dynamics during lofstrand crutch-assisted gait in children with myelomeningocele. , 165.
Slavens, B. A., Frantz, J., Sturm, P. F., & Harris, G. F. (2007). Upper extremity dynamics of lofstrand crutch-assisted gait in children with myelomeningocele. Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine, 30((Suppl 1)), S165-S171.
Slavens, B. A., Wang, M., McGuire, J. R., & Harris, G. F. (2006). An upper extremity kinematic model for evaluation of hemiparetic stroke. Journal of Biomechanics, 39(4), 681-688.
Slavens, B. A., McGuire, J. R., Wang, M., & Harris, G. F. (2005, June). Development and validation of an upper extremity kinematic model for quantitative assessment of stroke rehabilitation. Proceedings of Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA).
Slavens, B. A., Wang, M., McGuire, J. R., & Harris, G. F. (2005, June). Quantitative assessment of upper extremity stroke rehabilitation following distal extremity botulinum toxin injection. Proceedings of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Summer Bioengineering Conference.
Slavens, B. A., Wang, M., McGuire, J. R., & Harris, G. F. (2004, September). Quantification of reaching during stroke rehabilitation using a unique upper extremity kinematic model. Proceedings of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC).
Slavens, B. A. (2004, August). Biomechanical analysis of upper extremity kinematics following stroke: Model design and validation. , 89.
Slavens, B. A., McGuire, J. R., Wang, M., & Harris, G. F. (2004, June). Upper extremity biomechanical model for quantitative assessment of stroke rehabilitation. Proceedings of Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA).
Slavens, B. A., McGuire, J. R., Wang, M., & Harris, G. F. (2004, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Biomechanical model of the upper extremity for quantitative assessment of stroke rehabilitation. Proceedings of Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis (GCMAS).
Slavens, B. A., McGuire, J. R., Wang, M., & Harris, G. F. (2003, September). Design and validation of an upper extremity kinematic model for application in stroke rehabilitation. Proceedings of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC).
Cole, B. J., Freedman, K. B., Taksali, S., Slavens, B. A., DiMasi, M., Bach, B. R., & Hurwitz, D. E. (2003, March). Use of a lateral offset short-leg walking cast before high tibial osteotomy. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 408, 209-217.
Cole, B., Hurwitz, D., Taksali, S., DiMassi, M., Slavens, B. A., Bach, B., & Andriacchi, T. (2001, February). Evaluation of a lateral offset short-leg walking cast using gait analysis as a preoperative indicator for high tibial osteotomy for varus gonarthrosis. Proceedings of Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS).