Selected Publications

Selected Publications


S. Khan, D. Neilly, J. S. Gregory, R.M. Aspden, J.D. Hutchison, D.J. Deehan. Can radiographs of hip fractures predict subsequent hip fractures? A shape modeling analysis. Injury 47: 1543-1546, 2016. DOI: 10.1016/j.injury.2016.04.023

J.S. Gregory, R.J. Barr, V. Varela, T.S. Ahearn, J.H. Lee, F.J. Gilbert, T.W. Redpath, J.D. Hutchison, R.M. Aspden. Magnetic Resonance Imaging and the distribution of bone marrow fat in hip osteoarthritis. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, in press. DOI: 10.1002/jmri.25318

A.E. Nelson, Y.M. Golightly, J.B. Renner, T.A. Schwartz, F. Liu, J.A. Lynch, J.S. Gregory, R.M Aspden, N.E. Lane and J.M. Jordan. Variations in hip shape are associated with radiographic knee osteoarthritis: cross-sectional and longitudinal analyses of the Johnston County Osteoarthritis Project. Journal of Rheumatology 43: 405-410, 2016 . DOI: 10.3899/jrheum.150559.

M. Psatha, Z. Wu, F.M. Gammie, A. Ratkevicius, H. Wackerhage, J.H. Lee, T.W. Redpath, F. J. Gilbert, G.P. Ashcroft, J.R. Meakin, R.M. Aspden. Magnetic Resonance Imaging, strength training and muscle rehabilitation after cast removal for lower leg immobilisation. International Biomechanics 2: 101-112, 2015. DOI: 10.1080/23335432.2015.1070686.

K. Yoshida, R.J. Barr, S. Galea-Soler, R.M. Aspden, D.M. Reid and J.S. Gregory. Reproducibility and diagnostic accuracy of Kellgren-Lawrence Grading for Osteoarthritis using radiographs and dual energy x-ray absorptiometry images. Journal of Clinical Densitometry 18: 239-244, 2015. DOI: 10.1016/j.jocd.2014.08.003.

N.A. Miller, J.S. Gregory, R.M. Aspden, P.J. Stollery and F.J. Gilbert. Using active shape modeling based on MRI to study morphologic and pitch-related functional changes affecting vocal structures and the airway. Journal of Voice 28: 554-564, 2014. DOI: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2013.12.002.

A.V. Pavlova, K. Cooper, J.R. Meakin, R.J.Barr and R.M. Aspden. The lumbar spine has an intrinsic shape specific to each individual that remains a characteristic throughout flexion and extension. European Spine Journal 23 (Supplement 1): S26-S32, 2014. DOI: 10.1007/s00586-013-3162-1. (Awarded BackCare Medal for the best research presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Back Pain Research (

C. Merle, W. Waldstein J.S. Gregory, S.R. Goodyear, R.M.  Aspden, P.R. Aldinger, D.W. Murray, H.S. Gill. How many different types of femora are there in primary hip osteoarthritis? An active shape modelling study. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 32: 413-422, 2014. DOI: 10.1002/jor.22518.

C. Merle, W. Waldstein J.S. Gregory, S.R. Goodyear, R.M. Aspden, P.R. Aldinger, D.W. Murray, H.S. Gill. Proximal Femoral Canal shape is more accurately assessed on AP hip views than AP pelvis views in primary osteoarthritis. Hip International 23: 484-491, 2013. DOI: 10.5301/hipint.5000040.

S.R. Goodyear, R.J. Barr, E. McCloskey, S. Alesci, R.M. Aspden, D.M. Reid and J.S. Gregory. Can we improve the prediction of hip fracture by assessing bone structure using shape and appearance modelling? Bone 53: 188-193, 2013. DOI: 10.1016/j.bone.2012.11.042


A.B. Khalid, S.R. Goodyear, R.A. Ross and R.M. Aspden. Mechanical and material properties of cortical and trabecular bone from cannabinoid receptor-1-null (Cnr1-/-) mice. Medical Engineering and Physics, On line. DOI: 10.1016/j.medengphy.2016.06.024

Jérôme Nicod, Robert W. Davies, Na Cai, Carl Hassett, Leo Goodstadt, Cormac Cosgrove, Benjamin K. Yee, Vikte Lionikaite, Rebecca E. McIntyre, Carol Ann Remme, Elisabeth M. Lodder, Jennifer S. Gregory, Tertius Hough, Russell Joynson, Hayley Phelps, Barbara Nell, Clare Rowe, Joe Wood, Alison Walling, Nasrin Bopp, Amarjit Bhomra, Polinka Hernandez-Pliego, Jacques Callebert, Richard M. Aspden, Nick P. Talbot, Peter A. Robbins, Mark Harrison, Martin Fray, Jean-Marie Launay, Yigal M. Pinto, David A. Blizard, Connie R. Bezzina, David J. Adams, Paul Franken, Tom Weaver, Sara Wells, Steve D.M. Brown, Paul K. Potter, Paul Klenerman, Arimantas Lionikas, Richard Mott and Jonathan Flint. Genome-wide association of multiple complex traits in outbred mice by ultra low-coverage sequencing. Nature Genetics  48: 912-918, 2016. DOI:10.1038/ng.3595

Mariasole Da Boit, Rachael Sibson, Judith R. Meakin, Richard M. Aspden, Frank Thies, Arduino A. Mangoni, Stuart R. Gray. Sex differences in the response to resistance exercise training in older people. Physiological Reports 4: e12834, 2016 DOI: 10.14814/phy2.12834.

Sharon E. Mitchell, Zhanhui Tang, Celine Kerbois, Camille Delville, Penelope Kostantopedos, Aurélie Bruel, Davina Derous, Cara Green, Richard M. Aspden, Simon R. Goodyear, Luonan Chen, Jing-Dong J.  Han, Yingchun Wang, Daniel E.L. Promislow, David Lusseau, Alex Douglas and John  R. Speakman. The effects of graded levels of calorie restriction: I. Impact of short term calorie and protein restriction on body composition in the C57BL/6 mouse. Oncotarget 6(18), 15902-15930, 2015. DOI: 10.18632/oncotarget.4142.

M.C. Bone, P. Dold, T.J. Joyce, R.M. Aspden, J.Holland, D. Deehan. Deformation of acetabular shells in cadavers: the impact of bone strength. Bone and Joint Journal 97-B: 473-477, 2015. DOI: 10.1302/0301-620x.97b4.35017.

A. Khalid, S.R. Goodyear, R.A. Ross and R.M. Aspden. Effects of deleting cannabinoid receptor-2 on mechanical and material properties of cortical and trabecular bone. Cogent Engineering 2: 1001015, 2015. DOI: 10.1080/23311916.2014.1001015.

L.V. Burgin, L. Edelsten and R.M. Aspden. The mechanical and material properties of elderly human articular cartilage subjected to an impact load. Medical Engineering and Physics 36: 226-232, 2014. DOI: 10.1016/j.medengphy.2013.11.002.

A.D. Bakker, C. Huesa, A. Hughes, R.M. Aspden, R.J. van’t Hof, J. Klein-Nulend and M.H. Helfrich. Endothelial nitric oxide synthase is not essential for nitric oxide production by osteoblasts subjected to fluid stress in vitro. Calcified Tissue International 92: 228-239, 2013.  DOI:10.1007/s00223-012-9670-x