Geoffrey Thor Desmoulin, Ph.D.



 

 

  • Desmoulin G.T., Fariha AN.R., Ropchan C., Meitz J., Upadhyaya K., Yan S. "A New Approach to Fracture Simulations: The Electromagnetic Breakable and Reusable Human Lower Limb Model." J of Forensic Biomechanics, 2015, 6(2): 1-6.

 

  • Desmoulin G.T., Rabinoff M., Stolz B., Gilbert M. "A Biomechanical Method for Reconstruction of Tumbling Trampoline- Associated Cervical Spine Injuries Using Human and Anthropometric Test Dummy Data." J of Forensic Biomechanics, 2014, 5(1): 101-107.

 

  • G. T. Desmoulin, "Tissue Injury and the Effects of Applied Vibration on the Intervertebral Disc." Doctor of Philosophy Thesis, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Calgary, April 2013.

 

 

  • Desmoulin G. T., and Larkin, T. "Effectiveness of Slow Rate Practice Techniques." White Paper, 2012.

 

  • Desmoulin G. T., Dionne, J. P. "Blast Mitigation Status Report of Police Crowd Management Ensembles." White Paper, 2012.

 

  • Desmoulin G. T., Szostek J. S., Khan A. H., Al-Ameri O. S., Hunter C. J., Bogduk N. “Spinal Intervention Efficacy on Correcting Cervical Vertebral Axes of Rotation and the Resulting Improvements in Pain, Disability, and Psychsocial Measures.” J of Musculoskel Pain. 2012 20(1): 31-40.

 

 

  • Lee J. K., Desmoulin G. T., Khan A. H., Park E. J. "Comparison of 3D Spinal Motions during Stair-climbing between Individuals With and Without Low Back Pain." Gait and Posture. Gait & Posture. 2011(34): 222–226.

 

  • Desmoulin G. T., Reno C. R., Hunter C.J. "Disc strain and resulting positive mRNA expression from application of a non-invasive treatment." Spine. 2011 36(14): E921–E928.  

 

 

  • Desmoulin G. T., Reno C. R., Hunter C. J. "Free axial vibrations at 0-200Hz positively affect extracellular matrix mRNA expression in bovine nucleus pulposi."  Spine. 2010 35(15):1437-1444.

 

 

 

  • Hall R. H., Desmoulin G. T., Milner T. E. “A Technique for Conditioning and Calibrating Force Sensing Resistors for Repeatable and Reliable Measurement of Compressive Force.”  J Biomech. 2008 41:3492-3495.

 

  • Desmoulin G., Khan A. “Spinal mechanisms of chronic pain.” AJPM. 2007 Jan;17(1):27-43.

 

 

 

  • Desmoulin G. T., Yasin N. I., Chen D. W. “Initial results using Khan Kinetic Treatment™ as a low back pain treatment option.” J Musculoskel Pain. 2007 15(3):91-102.

 

  • Desmoulin G., Hoffer J. A. “Selective Control of Leg Muscle Activation Patterns and Ankle Forces Using a Multi-Chambered Stimulation Cuff Implanted on the Sciatic Nerve” Int’l Functional Electrical Stimulation Soc., 12th Ann. Conf., Philadelphia, USA, In Press, 10-14 Nov 2007. Vodovnik Student Paper Award Nominee. Poster/Paper

 

  • G. T. Desmoulin, “Lumbar mechanics from ultrasound imaging.” Master of Science Thesis, Simon Fraser University, Fall 2005.

 

 

  • G. T. Desmoulin, “Characterization of Neurocuff™ stimulation using electromyography and 2D forces.” Undergraduate Honors Thesis, Simon Fraser University, October 2002.