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David Brian Hackney, M.D.


This page shows the publications co-authored by David Hackney and Ron Alkalay.
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  1. Improved estimates of strength and stiffness in pathologic vertebrae with bone metastases using CT-derived bone density compared with radiographic bone lesion quality classification. J Neurosurg Spine. 2022 Jan 01; 36(1):113-124.
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    Score: 0.957
  2. Large Lytic Defects Produce Kinematic Instability and Loss of Compressive Strength in Human Spines: An in Vitro Study. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2021 05 19; 103(10):887-899.
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    Score: 0.937
  3. Female Human Spines with Simulated Osteolytic Defects: CT-based Structural Analysis of Vertebral Body Strength. Radiology. 2018 08; 288(2):436-444.
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    Score: 0.764
  4. Augmentation of failed human vertebrae with critical un-contained lytic defect restores their structural competence under functional loading: An experimental study. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2015 Jul; 30(6):608-16.
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    Score: 0.612
  5. The degenerative state of the intervertebral disk independently predicts the failure of human lumbar spine to high rate loading: an experimental study. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2015 Feb; 30(2):211-8.
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    Score: 0.593
  6. MR diffusion is sensitive to mechanical loading in human intervertebral disks ex vivo. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2015 Mar; 41(3):654-64.
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    Score: 0.579
  7. The effects of metastatic lesion on the structural determinants of bone: Current clinical and experimental approaches. Bone. 2020 09; 138:115159.
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    Score: 0.211
  8. Integrating MRI-based geometry, composition and fiber architecture in a finite element model of the human intervertebral disc. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2018 09; 85:37-42.
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    Score: 0.048
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.