Research Award Details

2013 - POSNA/OREF Research Grant

Identifying Muscular Contributions to Bone Deformity of the Shoulder following Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy

Grant Recipient: Katherine R Saul, PhD

Co-Investigators: L Andrew Koman, MD

Wake Forest Univ. Health Sciences, Winston-Salem, NC
Presentations & Publications:
Presentations: 1. Crouch DL, Plate JF, Li Z, Saul KR. Shoulder Joint Force Sensitivity to Muscle Changes Following Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy. 37th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Omaha, NE. 2. Crouch DL, Plate JF, Li Z, Saul KR. Sensitivity of Shoulder Joint Forces to Muscle Changes Associated with Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy. Poster. 12th Annual VT-WFU SBES Symposium, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC. May 2013. 3. Saul KR. Dynamic simulation of brachial plexus injury. OpenSim showcase invited special session. 7th World Congress of Biomechanics. Boston, MA. July 6-11, 2014. Publications: Crouch DL, Plate JF, Li Zhongyu, Saul KR. Computational Sensitivity Analysis to Identify Muscles that can Mechanically Contribute to Shoulder Deformity Following Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy. Journal of Hand Surgery. 2014; 39(2):303-11. PMID: 24342260.