Dawn M. Elliott, Ph.D.

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Adjunct Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

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University of Delaware
Biomedical Engineering
Room 201 Spencer Lab
130 Academy Street
Newark, DE 19716
Office: 302-831-1295
B.S. (Mechanical Engineering)
University of Michigan, 1988.
M.S. (Engineering Mechanics)
University of Cincinnati, 1995.
Ph.D. (Biomedical Engineering)
Duke University, 1999.
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Selected Publications

Holguin N, Martin JT, Elliott DM, Judex S: Low-intensity vibrations partially maintain intervertebral disc mechanics and spinal muscle area during deconditioning. Spine J 2013.

Cortes DH, Han WM, Smith LJ, Elliott DM: Mechanical properties of the extra-fibrillar matrix of human annulus fibrosus are location and age dependent. J Orthop Res 2013.

Han WM, Heo S-J, Driscoll TP, Smith LJ, Mauck RL, Elliott DM: Macro- to microscale strain transfer in fibrous tissues is heterogeneous and tissue-specific. Biophysical J 2013.

Buckley MR, Evans EB, Matuszewski PE, Chen YL, Satchel LN, Elliott DM, Soslowsky LJ, Dodge GR: Distributions of types I, II and III collagen by region in the human supraspinatus tendon. Connect Tissue Res 2013.

Cortes DH, Jacobs NT, Delucca JF, Elliott DM: Elastic, permeability and swelling properties of human intervertebral disc tissues: A benchmark for tissue engineering. J Biomech 2013.

Martin JT, Gorth DJ, Beattie EE, Harfe BD, Smith LJ, Elliott DM: Needle puncture injury causes acute and long-term mechanical deficiency in a mouse model of intervertebral disc degeneration. J Orthop Res 2013.

8. Chiaro JA, Baron MD, Del Alcazar CM, O’Connell P, Shore EM, Elliott DM, Ponder KP, Haskins ME, Smith LJ: Postnatal progression of bone disease in the cervical spines of mucopolysaccharidosis I dogs. Bone 2013.

Ahern BJ, Showalter BL, Elliott DM, Richardson DW, Getman LM: In vitro biomechanical comparison of a 4.5 mm narrow locking compression plate construct versus a 4.5 mm limited contact dynamic compression plate construct for arthrodesis of the equine proximal interphalangeal joint. Vet Surg 2013.

Driscoll TP, Nakasone RH, Szczesny SE, Elliott DM, Mauck RL : Biaxial mechanics and inter-lamellar shearing of stem-cell seeded electrospun angle-ply laminate for annulus fibrosus tissue engineering. J Orthop Res 2013.

Moon SM, Yoder JH, Wright AC, Smith LJ, Vresilovic EJ, Elliott DM: Evaluation of intervertebral disc cartilaginous endplate structure using magnetic resonance imaging. Eur Spine J 2013.

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