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Elora Brenneman
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Course Code
  Course Name
KINESIOL 2A03   Biomechanics
KINESIOL 3BB3   Exploring Movement and Posture
KINESIOL 3E03   Neural Control of Human Movement
KINESIOL 3K03   Sports Injuries


  1. Kuntz AB, Chopp-Hurley JN, Brenneman EC, Karampatos S, Wiebenga EG, Adachi JD, Noseworthy MD, Maly MR (2018). Efficacy of a biomechanically-based yoga exercise program in knee osteoarthritis: A randomized controlled trial. PLoS One. 13(4), e0195653.
  2. Brenneman EC, Maly MR (2018). Identifying Changes in Gait Waveforms Following a Strengthening Intervention for Women with Knee Osteoarthritis using Principal Components Analysis. Gait & Posture 59:286-291.
  3. Chopp-Hurley JN, Brenneman EC, Wiebenga EG, Bulbrook B, Potvin JR, Keir PK, Maly MR (2017). A Randomized Controlled Trial Investigating the Role of Exercise in the Workplace to Improve Work Ability, Performance and Patient-Reported Symptoms Among Older Workers with Osteoarthritis. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 59:(6):550-556.
  4. Gatti AA, Noseworthy MD, Stratford PW, Brenneman EC, Totterman S, Tamez-Pena J, Maly MR (2017). Acute Changes in Knee Cartilage T2 After Running and Bicycling. Journal of Biomechanics. 53:171-177.
  5. Brenneman EC, Kuntz AB, Wiebenga EG, Maly MR (2016). Does Pain Relate with Activation of Quadriceps and Hamstrings Muscles during Strengthening Exercise in People with Knee Osteoarthritis? SpringerPlus: Rheumatology Collection. 5:463.
  6. Baker R, Tomescu S, Brenneman E, Hangalur G, Laing A, Chadrashekar N (2016). The effect of sagittal plane mechanics on ACL strain during jump landing. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 34(9):1636-1644.
  7. Gatti AA, Stratford PW, Brenneman EC, Maly MR (2016). Accelerometer placement affects the reliability of step-counts measured during running and pedal-revolution counts measured during bicycling. Journal of Sports Sciences. 34(12):1168-1175.
  8. Brenneman EC, Kuntz AB, Wiebenga EG, Maly MR (2015). A Yoga-Strengthening Program to Minimize the Knee Adduction Moment for Women with Knee Osteoarthritis: A Proof-of-Principle Cohort Study. PLoS One, 10(9):e01366854.
  9. Longpre HS, Brenneman EC, Johnson AL, Maly MR (2015). Identifying Yoga-Based Knee Strengthening Exercises using the Knee Adduction Moment. Clinical Biomechanics, 30(8):820-826.
  10. Hangalur G, Brenneman E, Nichols M, Baker R, Laing AC, Chandrashekar N (2015). Can a Knee Brace Reduce the Strain in the ACL? A Study Using Combined In-Vivo/In-Vitro Method. Prosthetics and Orthotics International, epub ahead of print, pii: 0309364615574167 (Available online 24 March 2015).
  11. Accettura A, Brenneman EC, Stratford P, Maly MR (2014). Knee extensor power relates to mobility performance in people with knee osteoarthritis: A cross-sectional analysis. Physical Therapy, 95(7):989-995.
  12. Laing AC, Brenneman EC, Yung A, Liu J, Oxland T, Tezla_ W (2014). The effects of age on the morphology of the cervical spinal cord and spinal column in adult rats an MRI-based study. The Anatomical Record, 297(10):1885-1895.
  13. McDonald AC, Brenneman EC, Cudlip AC, Dickerson CR (2013). The Spatial Dependency of Shoulder Muscle Demands for Seated Lateral Hand Force Exertions, Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 30:1-11.
  14. Fischer SL, Brenneman EC, Wells RP, Dickerson CR (2012). Relationships between psychophysically acceptable and maximum voluntary hand capacity in the context of underlying biomechanical limitations. Applied Ergonomics, 43(5):813-820.
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