Book Chapters


  1. Patwardhan A, Havey R, Voronov L: Biomechanical testing of the Lumbar Spine. In: Kim DH, Sengupta DK, Camissa FP, Yoon DH, Fessler RG, 2nd edition, Dynamic Reconstruction of the Spine, Chapter 7, pp 54-60. Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc. 2015.

  2. Zindrick M, Lorenz M, Voronov L, Tzermiadianos M, Hadjipavlou A: Clinical Factors that May Affect Outcome in Lumbar Total Disc Replacement. What Is the Evidence? In: Szpalski M, Gunzburg R, Rydevik B, Le Huec JC, Mayer HM (Eds.), Surgery for Low Back Pain, Chapter 5.2, pp 183-191. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010.

  3. Patwardhan AG, Gaitains I, Voronov LI: Biomechanics of the Spine. In Spivak JM and Connolly PJ, Eds., Orthopaedic Knowledge Update- Spine 3, Chapter 3, pp. 25-34, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2006.

  4. Gavin TM, Patwardhan AG, Ghanayem A and Rinella A: Spinal Orthotics. In Lusardi and Nielson Eds. Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation; 2nd Edition, Chapter 85  Butterworth-Heinemann Publishers, Newton, Massachusetts. 2005.

  5. Gavin TM, Bunch WH, Patwardhan AG, Meade KP and Shurr DG: Orthotic Treatment for Spinal Disorders. In Weinstein SL, Ed., The Pediatric Spine, 2nd Edition, Chapter 52. Lippincott-Williams and Wilkins. pp. 895-919. Baltimore, Maryland. 2001.

  6. Flanagan PF, Gavin TM, Patwardhan AG, Gavin DQ: Spinal Orthoses. Chapter 14, In Lusardi and Nielson Eds. Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation. Butterworth-Heinemann Publishers, Newton, Massachusetts, June 2000.

  7. Gavin TM, Patwardhan AG, Levine PD, Gavin DQ, Fenwick L:  Principles and Components of Spinal Orthoses.  in Atlas of Orthotics , C.V. Mosby, pp. 155-194, 1997.

  8. Lorenz M and Patwardhan AG:  The Three-Joint Complex.  in The Lumbar Spine, Second edition, W. B. Saunders Company, Philadelphia, Vol. 1, pp. 52-57, 1996.

  9. Gavin TM, Shurr DG, Patwardhan AG:  Orthotic Treatment for Spinal Disorders.  in Pediatric Spine,  S. Weinstein, Ed., Ravin Press, Vol. 2, pp. 1795-1828, 1994.

  10. Patwardhan AG, Gavin TM, Slosar PJ, and Lorenz MA:  Biomechanics of Implants and Orthoses for Thoracolumbar Injuries.  in Spine: State of the Art Reviews, Hanley and Belfus, Inc., Philadelphia, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 261-280, 1993.

  11. Patwardhan AG, Bunch WH, Dvonch VM, Gavin TM, and Goel V: Biomechanics of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis- Natural History and Treatment. in Biomechanics of the Spine- Clinical and Surgical Perspective, V.K. Goel and J.N. Weinstein, Eds., CRC Press, pp. 251-285, 1990.

  12. Goel V, Weinstein J, and Patwardhan AG:  Biomechanics of Intact Ligamentous Spine. in Biomechanics of the Spine- Clinical and Surgical Perspective,  V.K. Goel and J.N. Weinstein, Eds., CRC Press, pp. 97-156, 1990.

  13. Lorenz M, Patwardhan AG, and Zindrick M:  Instability and Mechanics of Implants and Braces for Thoracic and Lumbar Fractures.  in Spinal Trauma, T. Erico, Ed., J. B. Lippincott and Co., pp. 271-280, 1990.

  14. Vanderby R, Patwardhan AG, Meade KP, and Bunch WH:  Spinal Stability in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis.  in Computational Methods in Bioengineering,  R. L. Spilker and B. R. Simon, Eds., pp. 411-425, 1988.

  15. Patwardhan AG, Vanderby R, Knight GW, Gogan W, Levine P:  Biomechanics of the Spine.  Chapter 7.  Atlas of Orthotics - Biomechanical Principles and Application, The C.V. Mosby Company, St. Louis, 1985, pp 139-150.

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