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Mei Wang PhD

Mei Wang PhD

Associate Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery
Program: Research


Research Experience

  • Biomechanics
  • Fracture Fixation
  • Materials Testing
  • Publications

  • Radiographic characterization of prevertebral soft tissue shadow in the cervicothoracic region of normal adults. (Mullin TI, Wang M, Rao RD) J Surg Res 2013 Mar;180(1):73-9 PMID: 23117119 11/03/2012
  • The effect of dynamic femoroacetabular impingement on pubic symphysis motion: a cadaveric study. (Birmingham PM, Kelly BT, Jacobs R, McGrady L, Wang M) Am J Sports Med 2012 May;40(5):1113-8 PMID: 22392561 03/07/2012
  • Mechanical characterization of fourth generation composite humerus. (Grover P, Albert C, Wang M, Harris GF) Proc Inst Mech Eng H 2011 Dec;225(12):1169-76 PMID: 22320056 02/11/2012
  • An upper extremity inverse dynamics model for pediatric Lofstrand crutch-assisted gait. (Slavens BA, Bhagchandani N, Wang M, Smith PA, Harris GF) J Biomech 2011 Jul 28;44(11):2162-7 PMID: 21652035 06/10/2011
  • A fracture risk assessment model of the femur in children with osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) during gait. (Fritz JM, Guan Y, Wang M, Smith PA, Harris GF) Med Eng Phys 2009 Nov;31(9):1043-8 PMID: 19683956 08/18/2009
  • A biomechanical analysis of upper extremity kinetics in children with cerebral palsy using anterior and posterior walkers. (Konop KA, Strifling KM, Wang M, Cao K, Schwab JP, Eastwood D, Jackson S, Ackman JD, Harris GF) Gait Posture 2009 Oct;30(3):364-9 PMID: 19616952 07/21/2009
  • [Upper extremity kinetics and energy expenditure during walker-assisted gait in children with cerebral palsy]. (Konop KA, Strifling KM, Wang M, Cao K, Eastwood D, Jackson S, Ackman J, Altiok H, Schwab J, Harris GF) Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 2009 Mar-Apr;43(2):156-64 PMID: 19448356 05/19/2009
  • Muscle force sensitivity of a finite element fracture risk assessment model in osteogenesis imperfecta - biomed 2009. (Fritz JM, Guan Y, Wang M, Smith PA, Harris GF) Biomed Sci Instrum 2009;45:316-21 PMID: 19369782 04/17/2009
  • Comparison of upper extremity glenohumeral joint forces in children with cerebral palsy using anterior and posterior walkers - biomed 2009. (Strifling KM, Konop KA, Wang M, Harris GF) Biomed Sci Instrum 2009;45:304-9 PMID: 19369780 04/17/2009
  • A multisegmental foot model with bone-based referencing: sensitivity to radiographic input parameters. (Long JT, Wang M, Winters JM, Harris GF) Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008;2008:879-82 PMID: 19162797 01/24/2009
  • Biomechanical and radiographic evaluation of an ovine model for the human lumbar spine. (Easley NE, Wang M, McGrady LM, Toth JM) Proc Inst Mech Eng H 2008 Aug;222(6):915-22 PMID: 18935808 10/22/2008
  • Comparison of upper extremity kinematics in children with spastic diplegic cerebral palsy using anterior and posterior walkers. (Strifling KM, Lu N, Wang M, Cao K, Ackman JD, Klein JP, Schwab JP, Harris GF) Gait Posture 2008 Oct;28(3):412-9 PMID: 18406138 04/15/2008
  • Alteration of load sharing of anterior cervical implants with change in cervical sagittal alignment. (Wang M, Gourab K, McGrady LM, Rao RD) Med Eng Phys 2008 Jul;30(6):768-73 PMID: 18037331 11/27/2007
  • A dynamic model of the upper extremities for quantitative assessment of Lofstrand crutch-assisted gait. (Slavens BA, Sturm PF, Wang M, Harris GF) Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2006;1:1525-8 PMID: 17945651 10/20/2007
  • Changes in the lumbar foramen following anterior interbody fusion with tapered or cylindrical cages. (Wang M, Dalal S, Bagaria VB, McGrady LM, Rao RD) Spine J 2007 Sep-Oct;7(5):563-9 PMID: 17905318 10/02/2007
  • Biomechanical evaluation of locking plate radial shaft fixation: unicortical locking fixation versus mixed bicortical and unicortical fixation in a sawbone model. (Roberts JW, Grindel SI, Rebholz B, Wang M) J Hand Surg Am 2007 Sep;32(7):971-5 PMID: 17826548 09/11/2007
  • Biomechanical comparison of fixed-angle volar plate versus fixed-angle volar plate plus fragment-specific fixation in a cadaveric distal radius fracture model. (Grindel SI, Wang M, Gerlach M, McGrady LM, Brown S) J Hand Surg Am 2007 Feb;32(2):194-9 PMID: 17275594 02/06/2007
  • Quantification of reaching during stroke rehabilitation using unique upper extremity kinematic model. (Hingtgen BA, McGuire JR, Wang M, Harris GF) Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2004;7:4916-9 PMID: 17271415 02/03/2007
  • Modeling initial contact dynamics during ambulation with dynamic simulation. (Meyer AR, Wang M, Smith PA, Harris GF) Med Biol Eng Comput 2007 Apr;45(4):387-94 PMID: 17268804 02/03/2007
  • An upper extremity kinematic model for evaluation of hemiparetic stroke. (Hingtgen B, McGuire JR, Wang M, Harris GF) J Biomech 2006;39(4):681-8 PMID: 16439237 01/28/2006
  • Does anterior plating of the cervical spine predispose to adjacent segment changes? (Rao RD, Wang M, McGrady LM, Perlewitz TJ, David KS) Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2005 Dec 15;30(24):2788-92; discussion 2793 PMID: 16371904 12/24/2005
  • Biomechanical changes at adjacent segments following anterior lumbar interbody fusion using tapered cages. (Rao RD, David KS, Wang M) Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2005 Dec 15;30(24):2772-6 PMID: 16371901 12/24/2005
  • Polyetheretherketone as a biomaterial for spinal applications. (Toth JM, Wang M, Estes BT, Scifert JL, Seim HB 3rd, Turner AS) Biomaterials 2006 Jan;27(3):324-34 PMID: 16115677 08/24/2005
  • Histologic and mechanical evaluation of impaction grafting for femoral component revision in a goat model. (Malkani AL, Voor MJ, Hellman EJ, Khalily C, Capello W, Wang M, Bauer TW, Crawford CH) Orthopedics 2005 Jan;28(1):49-58 PMID: 15682576 02/03/2005
  • Mechanical evaluation of posterior wiring as a supplement to anterior cervical plate fixation. (Rao RD, Wang M, Singrakhia MD, McGrady LM) Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2004 Oct 15;29(20):2256-9 PMID: 15480137 10/14/2004
  • Validation of a multisegment foot and ankle kinematic model for pediatric gait. (Myers KA, Wang M, Marks RM, Harris GF) IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng 2004 Mar;12(1):122-30 PMID: 15068195 04/08/2004
  • Second generation intramedullary nailing of subtrochanteric femur fractures: a biomechanical study of fracture site motion. 2002. (Roberts CS, Nawab A, Wang M, Voor MJ, Seligson D) J Orthop Trauma 2003 Sep;17(8 Suppl):S57-64 PMID: 14696779 12/31/2003
  • Intradiscal pressure and kinematic behavior of lumbar spine after bilateral laminotomy and laminectomy. (Rao RD, Wang M, Singhal P, McGrady LM, Rao S) Spine J 2002 Sep-Oct;2(5):320-6 PMID: 14589462 11/01/2003
  • Evaluation of 70/30 poly (L-lactide-co-D,L-lactide) for use as a resorbable interbody fusion cage. (Toth JM, Estes BT, Wang M, Seim HB 3rd, Scifert JL, Turner AS, Cornwall GB) J Neurosurg 2002 Nov;97(4 Suppl):423-32 PMID: 12449196 11/27/2002
  • Evaluation of 70/30 D,L-PLa for use as a resorbable interbody fusion cage. (Toth JM, Wang M, Scifert JL, Cornwall GB, Estes BT, Seim HB 3rd, Turner AS) Orthopedics 2002 Oct;25(10 Suppl):s1131-40 PMID: 12401023 10/29/2002
  • Second generation intramedullary nailing of subtrochanteric femur fractures: a biomechanical study of fracture site motion. (Roberts CS, Nawab A, Wang M, Voor MJ, Seligson D) J Orthop Trauma 2002 Apr;16(4):231-8 PMID: 11927803 04/03/2002
  • Posterior lumbar interbody cages do not augment segmental biomechanical stability. (Dimar JR 2nd, Beck DJ, Glassman SD, Voor MJ, Wang M) Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 2001 Aug;30(8):636-9 PMID: 11520019 08/25/2001
  • Pullout strengths of self-reinforced poly-L-lactide (SR-PLLA) rods versus Kirschner wires in bovine femur. (Rubel IF, Seligson D, Lai JL, Voor MJ, Wang M) J Orthop Trauma 2001 Aug;15(6):429-32 PMID: 11514770 08/22/2001
  • Mechanical behavior of the female sacroiliac joint and influence of the anterior and posterior sacroiliac ligaments under sagittal loads. (Wang M, Dumas GA) Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 1998 Jun;13(4-5):293-299 PMID: 11415799 06/21/2001
  • Should distal interlocking of tibial nails be performed from a medial or a lateral direction? anatomical and biomechanical considerations. (Roberts CS, King D, Wang M, Seligson D, Voor MJ) J Orthop Trauma 1999 Jan;13(1):27-32 PMID: 9892122 01/19/1999
  • Biomechanical evaluation of posterior and anterior lumbar interbody fusion techniques. (Voor MJ, Mehta S, Wang M, Zhang YM, Mahan J, Johnson JR) J Spinal Disord 1998 Aug;11(4):328-34 PMID: 9726303 09/03/1998
  • Intervertebral measurement of lumbar segmental motion with a new measuring device. (Zhang YM, Voor MJ, Wang M, Johnson JR) Med Eng Phys 1998 Mar;20(2):139-48 PMID: 9679233 07/29/1998
  • A new in vitro measurement technique for small three-dimensional joint motion and its application to the sacroiliac joint. (Wang M, Bryant JT, Dumas GA) Med Eng Phys 1996 Sep;18(6):495-501 PMID: 8843405 09/01/1996
  • Last update: 03/19/2013