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Professor Eithne Comerford MVB PhD CertVR CertSAS PGCertHE DipECVS FHEA FRCVS

Professor in Small Animal Surgery Musculoskeletal & Ageing Science

Publications

Selected Publications

  1. Scleraxis is required for the growth of adult tendons in response to mechanical loading (Journal article - 2020)
  2. Meniscal and ligament modifications in spontaneous and post-traumatic mouse models of osteoarthritis (Journal article - 2019)
  3. Identification and Characterization of Canine Ligament Progenitor Cells and Their Extracellular Matrix Niche (Journal article - 2019)
  4. The effect of ageing and osteoarthritis on the mechanical properties of cartilage and bone in the human knee joint (Journal article - 2018)
  5. Variations in internal structure, composition and protein distribution between intra- and extra-articular knee ligaments and tendons (Journal article - 2018)
  6. Sex differences in tendon structure and function. (Journal article - 2017)
  7. The organisation of elastin and fibrillins 1 and 2 in the cruciate ligament complex (Journal article - 2011)
  8. Metabolism and composition of the canine anterior cruciate ligament relate to differences in knee joint mechanics and predisposition to ligament rupture (Journal article - 2005)

2021

The effect of exercise on the protein profile of rat knee joint intra- and extra-articular ligaments (Journal article)

Kharaz, Y. A., Birch, H., Chester, A., Alchorne, E., Simpson, D., Clegg, P., & Comerford, E. (2021). The effect of exercise on the protein profile of rat knee joint intra- and extra-articular ligaments. SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE & SCIENCE IN SPORTS. doi:10.1111/sms.14023

DOI: 10.1111/sms.14023

Characterisation of key proteoglycans in the cranial cruciate ligaments (CCLs) from two dog breeds with different predispositions to CCL disease and rupture. (Journal article)

Allaith, S., Tew, S. R., Hughes, C. E., Clegg, P. D., Canty-Laird, E. G., & Comerford, E. J. (2021). Characterisation of key proteoglycans in the cranial cruciate ligaments (CCLs) from two dog breeds with different predispositions to CCL disease and rupture.. Veterinary journal (London, England : 1997), 272, 105657. doi:10.1016/j.tvjl.2021.105657

DOI: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2021.105657

Intra-Fascicular Chondroid-like Bodies in the Ageing Equine Superficial Digital Flexor Tendon comprise Glycosaminoglycans and Type II Collagen. (Journal article)

Ali, O. J., Ehrle, A., Comerford, E. J., Canty-Laird, E. G., Mead, A., Clegg, P. D., & Maddox, T. W. (2021). Intra-Fascicular Chondroid-like Bodies in the Ageing Equine Superficial Digital Flexor Tendon comprise Glycosaminoglycans and Type II Collagen.. Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society. doi:10.1002/jor.25002

DOI: 10.1002/jor.25002

Multiomics analysis of the mdx/mTR mouse model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (Journal article)

Van Pelt, D., Kharaz, Y., Sarver, D., Eckhardt, L., Dzierzawski, J. T., Disser, N. P., . . . Mendias, C. (n.d.). Multiomics analysis of the mdx/mTR mouse model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Connective Tissue Research. doi:10.1080/03008207.2020.1791103

DOI: 10.1080/03008207.2020.1791103

2020

Viscoelastic characteristics of the canine cranial cruciate ligament complex at slow strain rates (Journal article)

Readioff, R., Geraghty, B., Elsheikh, A., & Comerford, E. (2020). Viscoelastic characteristics of the canine cranial cruciate ligament complex at slow strain rates. PEERJ, 8. doi:10.7717/peerj.10635

DOI: 10.7717/peerj.10635

Investigation of fibrillin microfibrils in the canine cruciate ligament in dogs with different predispositions to ligament rupture (Journal article)

Cox, T., Comerford, E. J., Wegg, M., Mills, A., Barrett, S. D., Smith, K. D., . . . Akhtar, R. (2020). Investigation of fibrillin microfibrils in the canine cruciate ligament in dogs with different predispositions to ligament rupture. Research in Veterinary Science, 133, 53-58. doi:10.1016/j.rvsc.2020.09.006

DOI: 10.1016/j.rvsc.2020.09.006

Feline musculoskeletal ageing: How are we diagnosing and treating musculoskeletal impairment? (Journal article)

Dowgray, N., & Comerford, E. (2020). Feline musculoskeletal ageing: How are we diagnosing and treating musculoskeletal impairment?. JOURNAL OF FELINE MEDICINE AND SURGERY, 22(11), 1069-1083. doi:10.1177/1098612X20965832

DOI: 10.1177/1098612X20965832

Investigation of Variables Associated with Surgical Site Infection following the Management of Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture with a Lateral Fabellotibial Suture (Journal article)

Cox, T., Maddox, T. W., Pettitt, R., Wustefeld-Janssens, B., Innes, J., & Comerford, E. (2020). Investigation of Variables Associated with Surgical Site Infection following the Management of Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture with a Lateral Fabellotibial Suture. VETERINARY AND COMPARATIVE ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY, 33(06), 409-416. doi:10.1055/s-0040-1715605

DOI: 10.1055/s-0040-1715605

Viscoelastic characteristics of the canine cranial cruciate ligament complex at slow strain rates (Journal article)

Readioff, R., Geraghty, B., Elsheikh, A., & Comerford, E. (n.d.). Viscoelastic characteristics of the canine cranial cruciate ligament complex at slow strain rates. doi:10.1101/2020.09.26.314716

DOI: 10.1101/2020.09.26.314716

A full-field 3D Digital Image Correlation and Modelling Technique to Characterise Anterior Cruciate Ligament Mechanics ex vivo (Journal article)

Readioff, R., Geraghty, B., Comerford, E., & Elsheikh, A. (2020). A full-field 3D Digital Image Correlation and Modelling Technique to Characterise Anterior Cruciate Ligament Mechanics ex vivo. Acta Biomaterialia, 113, 417-428. doi:10.1016/j.actbio.2020.07.003

DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2020.07.003

Heart Rate Variability and Heart Murmurs in Mature Cats during Clinical Examination (Conference Paper)

Dowgray, N., Pinchbeck, G., German, A., Comerford, E., Eyre, K., & Leung, B. (2020). Heart Rate Variability and Heart Murmurs in Mature Cats during Clinical Examination. In Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery Vol. 22 (pp. 866-869). Virtual: SAGE.

Meniscal and ligament modifications in spontaneous and post-traumatic mouse models of osteoarthritis (Journal article)

Ramos-Mucci, L., Javaheri, B., van ‘t Hof, R., Bou-Gharios, G., Pitsillides, A. A., Comerford, E., & Poulet, B. (n.d.). Meniscal and ligament modifications in spontaneous and post-traumatic mouse models of osteoarthritis. Arthritis Research & Therapy, 22(1). doi:10.1186/s13075-020-02261-5

DOI: 10.1186/s13075-020-02261-5

Active synthesis of collagen (I) homotrimer and matrisomal proteins in Dupuytren’s fibrosis (Journal article)

Williamson, K., Cooper, G., Lee, K., Beamish, E., Simpson, D., Carter, A., . . . Canty-Laird, E. (2020). Active synthesis of collagen (I) homotrimer and matrisomal proteins in Dupuytren’s fibrosis. doi:10.1101/2020.07.13.195107

DOI: 10.1101/2020.07.13.195107

Scleraxis is required for the growth of adult tendons in response to mechanical loading. (Journal article)

Gumucio, J. P., Schonk, M. M., Kharaz, Y. A., Comerford, E., & Mendias, C. L. (2020). Scleraxis is required for the growth of adult tendons in response to mechanical loading.. JCI insight. doi:10.1172/jci.insight.138295

DOI: 10.1172/jci.insight.138295

Small RNA signatures of the anterior cruciate ligament from patients with knee joint osteoarthritis (Journal article)

Kharaz, Y., Fang, Y., Welting, T., Peffers, M., & Comerford, E. (2020). Small RNA signatures of the anterior cruciate ligament from patients with knee joint osteoarthritis. doi:10.1101/2020.05.14.20101048

DOI: 10.1101/2020.05.14.20101048

SMALL NON-CODING RNA SIGNATURES OF HEALTHY AND DISEASED ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT (Conference Paper)

Kharaz, Y. A., Peffers, M., Fang, Y., Welting, T., & Comerford, E. (2020). SMALL NON-CODING RNA SIGNATURES OF HEALTHY AND DISEASED ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT. In OSTEOARTHRITIS AND CARTILAGE Vol. 28 (pp. S198-S199). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Scleraxis is required for the growth of adult tendons in response to mechanical loading (Journal article)

Gumucio, J., Schonk, M., Kharaz, Y., Comerford, E., & Mendias, C. (2020). Scleraxis is required for the growth of adult tendons in response to mechanical loading. doi:10.1101/2020.03.18.997833

DOI: 10.1101/2020.03.18.997833

The effect of exercise on the protein profile of rat knee joint intra- and extra-articular ligaments (Journal article)

ashraf-kharaz, Y., Birch, H., Chester, A., Alchorne, E., Simpson, D., & Comerford, E. (n.d.). The effect of exercise on the protein profile of rat knee joint intra- and extra-articular ligaments. BIoRxiv. doi:10.1101/2020.01.09.900142

DOI: 10.1101/2020.01.09.900142

THE EFFECT OF EXERCISE ON THE PROTEIN PROFILE OF RAT KNEE JOINT INTRA- AND EXTRA-ARTICULAR LIGAMENTS (Conference Paper)

Kharaz, Y. A., Birch, H., Allchorne, E., Chesten, A., Clegg, P., & Comerford, E. (2018). THE EFFECT OF EXERCISE ON THE PROTEIN PROFILE OF RAT KNEE JOINT INTRA- AND EXTRA-ARTICULAR LIGAMENTS. In OSTEOARTHRITIS AND CARTILAGE Vol. 26 (pp. S171). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Elbow Arthrodesis Using a Medially Positioned Plate in 6 Dogs (Journal article)

McCarthy, J., Comerford, E. J., Innes, J. F., & Pettitt, R. A. (2020). Elbow Arthrodesis Using a Medially Positioned Plate in 6 Dogs. VETERINARY AND COMPARATIVE ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY, 33(1), 51-58. doi:10.1055/s-0039-1694783

DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1694783

2019

Meniscal and ligament modifications in spontaneous and post-traumatic mouse models of osteoarthritis (Journal article)

Ramos-Mucci, L., Javaheri, B., van ‘t Hof, R., Bou-Gharios, G., Pitsillides, A., Comerford, E., & Poulet, B. (2019). Meniscal and ligament modifications in spontaneous and post-traumatic mouse models of osteoarthritis. doi:10.1101/816306

DOI: 10.1101/816306

Osteosarcoma affecting multiple bones in a dog (Journal article)

Wyatt, E., Piviani, M., Rich, A. F., Mortier, J. R., Comerford, E., & Finotello, R. (2019). Osteosarcoma affecting multiple bones in a dog. Veterinary Record Case Reports, 7(3). doi:10.1136/vetreccr-2019-000881

DOI: 10.1136/vetreccr-2019-000881

Biomarkers and mechanics of murine anterior cruciate ligament during osteoarthritis development (Conference Paper)

Ramos-Mucci, L., Comerford, E., Elsheikh, A., & Poulet, B. (2019). Biomarkers and mechanics of murine anterior cruciate ligament during osteoarthritis development. In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY Vol. 100 (pp. A32). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Comparison of RNA extraction methods in equine synovial fluid in the determination of the expression of small non-coding RNAs (Conference Paper)

Kharaz, Y. A., Comerford, E., & Peffers, M. (2019). Comparison of RNA extraction methods in equine synovial fluid in the determination of the expression of small non-coding RNAs. In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY Vol. 100 (pp. A23). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

COMPARISON MICRORNAS EXPRESSION IN NORMAL AND RUPTURED CANINE CRUCIATE LIGAMENTS (Conference Paper)

Kharaz, Y. A., Peffers, M., & Comerford, E. (2019). COMPARISON MICRORNAS EXPRESSION IN NORMAL AND RUPTURED CANINE CRUCIATE LIGAMENTS. In OSTEOARTHRITIS AND CARTILAGE Vol. 27 (pp. S477). doi:10.1016/j.joca.2019.02.524

DOI: 10.1016/j.joca.2019.02.524

Complications following surgical correction of medial patellar luxation in small to medium size dogs (Journal article)

Comerford, E. (2019). Complications following surgical correction of medial patellar luxation in small to medium size dogs. Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology.

Multiomics Analysis of the mdx/mTR Mouse Model of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (Journal article)

Comerford, E., & Mendias, C. (n.d.). Multiomics Analysis of the mdx/mTR Mouse Model of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. BioRxiv. doi:10.1101/589424

DOI: 10.1101/589424

Identification and Characterization of Canine Ligament Progenitor Cells and Their Extracellular Matrix Niche (Journal article)

Lee, K. J., Comerford, E. J., Simpson, D. M., Clegg, P. D., & Canty-Laird, E. G. (2019). Identification and Characterization of Canine Ligament Progenitor Cells and Their Extracellular Matrix Niche. Journal of Proteome Research, 18(3), 1328-1339. doi:10.1021/acs.jproteome.8b00933

DOI: 10.1021/acs.jproteome.8b00933

A Comparison of Owner-Assessed Long-Term Outcome of Arthroscopic Intervention versus Conservative Managemento f Dogs with Medial Coronoid Process Disease. (Journal article)

Dempsey, L. M., Maddox, T. W., Comerford, E. J., Pettitt, R. A., & Tomlinson, A. W. (2019). A Comparison of Owner-Assessed Long-Term Outcome of Arthroscopic Intervention versus Conservative Managemento f Dogs with Medial Coronoid Process Disease.. Veterinary and comparative orthopaedics and traumatology : V.C.O.T, 32(1), 1-9. doi:10.1055/s-0038-1676293

DOI: 10.1055/s-0038-1676293

2018

Murine cruciate ligament pathology and mechanics during osteoarthritis development (Conference Paper)

Ramos, L., Bou-Gharios, G., Pitsillides, A. A., Comerford, E., & Poulet, B. (2018). Murine cruciate ligament pathology and mechanics during osteoarthritis development. In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY Vol. 99 (pp. A63-A64). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Spontaneous Septic Arthritis of Canine Elbow Twenty-One Cases (Journal article)

Mielke, B., Comerford, E., English, K., & Meeson, R. (2018). Spontaneous Septic Arthritis of Canine Elbow Twenty-One Cases. VETERINARY AND COMPARATIVE ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY, 31(6), 488-493. doi:10.1055/s-0038-1668108

DOI: 10.1055/s-0038-1668108

Computed Tomography Findings of Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis in a Dog (Journal article)

Dempsey, L. M., Maddox, T. W., Meiring, T., Wustefeld-Janssens, B., & Comerford, E. J. (2018). Computed Tomography Findings of Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis in a Dog. VETERINARY AND COMPARATIVE ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY, 31(4), 304-310. doi:10.1055/s-0038-1635577

DOI: 10.1055/s-0038-1635577

Canine total hip replacement using a cementless threaded cup and stem: a review of 55 cases (Journal article)

Denny, H. R., Linnell, M., Maddox, T. W., & Comerford, E. J. (2018). Canine total hip replacement using a cementless threaded cup and stem: a review of 55 cases. JOURNAL OF SMALL ANIMAL PRACTICE, 59(6), 350-356. doi:10.1111/jsap.12827

DOI: 10.1111/jsap.12827

Variations in internal structure, composition and protein distribution between intra- and extra-articular knee ligaments and tendons (Journal article)

Kharaz, Y. A., Canty-Laird, E. G., Tew, S. R., & Comerford, E. J. (2018). Variations in internal structure, composition and protein distribution between intra- and extra-articular knee ligaments and tendons. JOURNAL OF ANATOMY, 232(6), 943-955. doi:10.1111/joa.12802

DOI: 10.1111/joa.12802

A comparison of the stem cell characteristics of murine tenocytes and tendon-derived stem cells (Journal article)

Lee, K. J., Clegg, P. D., Comerford, E. J., & Canty-Laird, E. G. (2018). A comparison of the stem cell characteristics of murine tenocytes and tendon-derived stem cells. BMC MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS, 19. doi:10.1186/s12891-018-2038-2

DOI: 10.1186/s12891-018-2038-2

The effect of ageing and osteoarthritis on the mechanical properties of cartilage and bone in the human knee joint (Journal article)

Peters, A., Akhtar, R., Comerford, E., & Bates, K. (2018). The effect of ageing and osteoarthritis on the mechanical properties of cartilage and bone in the human knee joint. Scientific Reports, 8. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-24258-6

DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-24258-6

AGE-RELATED CHANGES IN MICRORNAS EXPRESSION IN MOUSE CRUCIATE LIGAMENTS (Conference Paper)

Kharaz, Y. A., Whysall, K., Hurst, J., & Comerford, E. (2018). AGE-RELATED CHANGES IN MICRORNAS EXPRESSION IN MOUSE CRUCIATE LIGAMENTS. In OSTEOARTHRITIS AND CARTILAGE Vol. 26 (pp. S116-S117). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

CHARACTERISATION OF STEM CELL POPULATIONS WITHIN NORMAL AND RUPTURED ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENTS' (Conference Paper)

Barrow, M., Tew, S., Comerford, E., McNicholas, M., & Oldershaw, R. (2018). CHARACTERISATION OF STEM CELL POPULATIONS WITHIN NORMAL AND RUPTURED ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENTS'. In OSTEOARTHRITIS AND CARTILAGE Vol. 26 (pp. S405-S406). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

MURINE CRUCIATE LIGAMENT PATHOLOGY DURING OSTEOARTHRITIS DEVELOPMENT (Conference Paper)

Ramos, L., Bou-Gharios, G., Pitsillides, A., Elsheikh, A., Comerford, E., & Poulet, B. (2018). MURINE CRUCIATE LIGAMENT PATHOLOGY DURING OSTEOARTHRITIS DEVELOPMENT. In OSTEOARTHRITIS AND CARTILAGE Vol. 26 (pp. S400-S401). doi:10.1016/j.joca.2018.02.778

DOI: 10.1016/j.joca.2018.02.778

The effect of exercise on the protein profile of rat knee joint intra- and extra-articular ligaments (Conference Paper)

Kharaz, Y. A., Birch, H., Allchorne, E., Chester, A., Clegg, P., & Comerford, E. (2018). The effect of exercise on the protein profile of rat knee joint intra- and extra-articular ligaments. In Osteoarthritis and Cartilage Vol. 26 (pp. S171). Elsevier BV. doi:10.1016/j.joca.2018.02.371

DOI: 10.1016/j.joca.2018.02.371

Multiple enhancer regions govern the transcription of CCN2 during embryonic development (Journal article)

Frost, S. L., Liu, K., Li, I. M. H., Poulet, B., Comerford, E., De Val, S., & Bou-Gharios, G. (2018). Multiple enhancer regions govern the transcription of CCN2 during embryonic development. JOURNAL OF CELL COMMUNICATION AND SIGNALING, 12(1), 231-243. doi:10.1007/s12079-017-0440-4

DOI: 10.1007/s12079-017-0440-4

Variations during ageing in the three-dimensional anatomical arrangement of fascicles within the equine superficial digital flexor tendon (Journal article)

Ali, O., Comerford, E., Clegg, P., & Laird, E. G. (2018). Variations during ageing in the three-dimensional anatomical arrangement of fascicles within the equine superficial digital flexor tendon. European Cells and Materials, 35, 87-102. doi:10.22203/eCM.v035a07

DOI: 10.22203/eCM.v035a07

Tissue material properties and computational modelling of the human tibiofemoral joint: a critical review (Journal article)

Peters, A. E., Akhtar, R., Comerford, E. J., & Bates, K. T. (2018). Tissue material properties and computational modelling of the human tibiofemoral joint: a critical review. PEERJ, 6. doi:10.7717/peerj.4298

DOI: 10.7717/peerj.4298

2017

Cruciate Ligament Matrix Metabolism and Development of Laxity (Chapter)

Comerford, E. (2017). Cruciate Ligament Matrix Metabolism and Development of Laxity. In Advances in the Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament: Second Edition (pp. 65-72). doi:10.1002/9781119261728.ch8

DOI: 10.1002/9781119261728.ch8

Morphological Risk Factors for Cruciate Ligament Rupture (Chapter)

Comerford, E. (2017). Morphological Risk Factors for Cruciate Ligament Rupture. In Advances in the Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament: Second Edition (pp. 73-79). doi:10.1002/9781119261728.ch9

DOI: 10.1002/9781119261728.ch9

Morphology and Function of the Cruciate Ligaments (Chapter)

de Rooster, H., & Comerford, E. (2017). Morphology and Function of the Cruciate Ligaments. In Advances in the Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament: Second Edition (pp. 3-11). doi:10.1002/9781119261728.ch1

DOI: 10.1002/9781119261728.ch1

Role of Antibodies to Collagen Type I and II (Chapter)

de Rooster, H., & Comerford, E. (2017). Role of Antibodies to Collagen Type I and II. In Advances in the Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament: Second Edition (pp. 89-91). doi:10.1002/9781119261728.ch11

DOI: 10.1002/9781119261728.ch11

Variation in the Quantity of Elastic Fibres with Degeneration in Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligaments from Labrador Retrievers (Journal article)

Smith, K. D., Hayashi, K., Clements, D. N., Clegg, P. D., Innes, J. F., & Comerford, E. J. (2017). Variation in the Quantity of Elastic Fibres with Degeneration in Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligaments from Labrador Retrievers. VETERINARY AND COMPARATIVE ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY, 30(6), 398-402. doi:10.3415/VCOT-17-02-0019

DOI: 10.3415/VCOT-17-02-0019

Murine cruciate ligament degeneration and marker expression during osteoarthritis (Conference Paper)

Ramos, L. D., Bou-Gharios, G., Pitsillides, A. A., Comerford, E., & Poulet, B. (2017). Murine cruciate ligament degeneration and marker expression during osteoarthritis. In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY Vol. 98 (pp. A8-A9). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Sex differences in tendon structure and function. (Journal article)

Sarver, D. C., Kharaz, Y. A., Sugg, K. B., Gumucio, J. P., Comerford, E., & Mendias, C. L. (2017). Sex differences in tendon structure and function.. Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society, 35(10), 2117-2126. doi:10.1002/jor.23516

DOI: 10.1002/jor.23516

Nano-structure and mechanical changes in sclera following proteoglycan depletion (Conference Paper)

Zhuola, L., Kharaz, Y., Comerford, E., & Akhtar, R. (2017). Nano-structure and mechanical changes in sclera following proteoglycan depletion. In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY Vol. 98 (pp. A11). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Comparison between chaotropic and detergent-based sample preparation workflow in tendon for mass spectrometry analysis (Journal article)

Ashraf Kharaz, Y., Zamboulis, D., Sander, K., Comerford, E., Clegg, P., & Peffers, M. (2017). Comparison between chaotropic and detergent-based sample preparation workflow in tendon for mass spectrometry analysis. Proteomics, 17(13-14). doi:10.1002/pmic.201700018

DOI: 10.1002/pmic.201700018

P.A.WS Pilot; A Prospective Ageing and Welfare Study in Cats (Conference Paper)

Dowgray, N., Bates, K., Pinchbeck, G., Comerford, E. J., Biourge, V., & German, A. J. (2017). P.A.WS Pilot; A Prospective Ageing and Welfare Study in Cats. In Biology of Aging: Gordon Research Conference. Les Diablerets, Switzerland.

Evaluation of variables influencing success and complication rates in canine total hip replacement: results from the British Veterinary Orthopaedic Association Canine Hip Registry (collation of data: 2010-2012) (Journal article)

Henderson, E. R., Wills, A., Torrington, A. M., Moores, A. P., Thomson, D., Arthurs, G., . . . Innes, J. F. (2017). Evaluation of variables influencing success and complication rates in canine total hip replacement: results from the British Veterinary Orthopaedic Association Canine Hip Registry (collation of data: 2010-2012). VETERINARY RECORD, 181(1), 18-+. doi:10.1136/vr.104036

DOI: 10.1136/vr.104036

Micromechanical properties of canine femoral articular cartilage following multiple freeze-thaw cycles (Journal article)

Peters, A. E., Comerford, E. J., Macaulay, S., Bates, K. T., & Akhtar, R. (2017). Micromechanical properties of canine femoral articular cartilage following multiple freeze-thaw cycles. JOURNAL OF THE MECHANICAL BEHAVIOR OF BIOMEDICAL MATERIALS, 71, 114-121. doi:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.03.006

DOI: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.03.006

Can changes in paw distribution of peak pressure over time aid in the diagnosis of feline osteoarthritis? (Conference Paper)

Dowgray, N., Bates, K., Biourge, V., Pinchbeck, G., Comerford, E. J., & German, A. J. (2017). Can changes in paw distribution of peak pressure over time aid in the diagnosis of feline osteoarthritis?. In International Society of Feline Medicine World Congress. Brighton, UK.

Biofunctionalisation of Electrospun Constructs with Fibrillin-1 for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair and Regeneration (Conference Paper)

Smith, Z., Kumar, D., Ramos Marques, D., Hu, M., Cain, S., Critchon, G., . . . Gough, J. (2017, June 26). Biofunctionalisation of Electrospun Constructs with Fibrillin-1 for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair and Regeneration. In eCells & Materials (pp. P584). Switzerland.

Tissue material properties and computational modelling of the human knee: A critical review (Journal article)

Peters, A., Akhtar, R., Comerford, E., & Bates, K. (2017). Tissue material properties and computational modelling of the human knee: A critical review. doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.3050v1

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.3050v1

Age-related changes in ligament and cartilage composition are altered with exercise (Conference Paper)

Ashraf Kharaz, Y., Nye, G., Mcardle, A., Hurst, J., & Comerford, E. (2017). Age-related changes in ligament and cartilage composition are altered with exercise. In Orthopaedic Research Society. San Diego.

Ligament-Derived Stem Cells: Identification, Characterisation, and Therapeutic Application (Journal article)

Lee, K. J., Clegg, P. D., Comerford, E. J., & Canty-Laird, E. G. (2017). Ligament-Derived Stem Cells: Identification, Characterisation, and Therapeutic Application. STEM CELLS INTERNATIONAL, 2017. doi:10.1155/2017/1919845

DOI: 10.1155/2017/1919845

2016

Comparison of protein extraction methods in tendon for mass spectrometry analysis (Conference Paper)

Ashraf Kharaz, Y., Zamboulis, D., Sander, K., Comerford, E., Clegg, P., & Peffers, M. (2016). Comparison of protein extraction methods in tendon for mass spectrometry analysis. In International Journal of Experimental Pathology Vol. 9 (pp. A26). Chester University.

The characterisation of canine ligament stem cells (Conference Paper)

Lee, K. J., Clegg, P. D., Comerford, E. J. V., & Canty-Laird, E. G. (2016). The characterisation of canine ligament stem cells. In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY Vol. 97 (pp. A10-A11). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Adipose Tissue Inhibits Proteoglycan Synthesis in Cruciate Ligament (Conference Paper)

saengsoi, W., tew, S., comerford, E., bing, C., & german, A. J. (2016). Adipose Tissue Inhibits Proteoglycan Synthesis in Cruciate Ligament. In European Obesity Summit 2016 (Congress of the European Association for the Study of Obesity). Gothenburg, Sweden.

The role of adipokines in canine cranial cruciate ligament rupture. (Conference Paper)

Saengsoi, W., Tew, S., Wustefeld-Janssens, B., Bing, C., Comerford, E., & German, A. J. (2016). The role of adipokines in canine cranial cruciate ligament rupture.. In 2015 World Small Animal Veterinary Association World Congress. Bangkok, Thailand.

Proteomic differences between native and tissue-engineered tendon and ligament (Journal article)

Kharaz, Y. A., Tew, S. R., Peffers, M., Canty-Laird, E. G., & Comerford, E. (2016). Proteomic differences between native and tissue-engineered tendon and ligament. PROTEOMICS, 16(10), 1547-1556. doi:10.1002/pmic.201500459

DOI: 10.1002/pmic.201500459

Peak Vertical Force and Vertical Impulse in Dogs With Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture and Meniscal Injury (Journal article)

Wustefeld-Janssens, B. G., Pettitt, R. A., Cowderoy, E. C., Walton, M. B., Comerford, E. J., Maddox, T. W., & Innes, J. F. (2016). Peak Vertical Force and Vertical Impulse in Dogs With Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture and Meniscal Injury. VETERINARY SURGERY, 45(1), 60-65. doi:10.1111/vsu.12419

DOI: 10.1111/vsu.12419

Anterior cruciate ligamentocyte response to electrospun scaffolds decorated with fibrillin (Conference Paper)

Margues, D. R., Kumar, D., Crichton, G., Ashraf Kharaz, Y., Comerford, E., & Gough, J. E. (2016). Anterior cruciate ligamentocyte response to electrospun scaffolds decorated with fibrillin. In European Cells and Materials Vol. 32 (pp. 78). London: European Cells & Materials Ltd.

2015

Distribution and organisation comparison of extracellular matrix proteins between tendon and ligament (Conference Paper)

Ashraf Kharaz, Y., Tew, S. E., Canty-Laird, E. G., & Comerford, E. (2015). Distribution and organisation comparison of extracellular matrix proteins between tendon and ligament. In The Bone & Joint Journal Vol. 97-B.

Effect of Adiponectin, Leptin and Visfatin on Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament Cells in Terms of Matrix Degradation Biomarkers (Conference Paper)

saengsoi, W., tew, S., bing, C., comerford, E., & German, A. J. (2015). Effect of Adiponectin, Leptin and Visfatin on Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament Cells in Terms of Matrix Degradation Biomarkers. In Advances in Tendon Research: From Bench to Bedside. BSMB Satellite Meeting. London, UK.

The effects of adiopokines on canine cruciate ligament and meniscus (Journal article)

Saengsoi, W., Tew, S., Janssens, B., Bing, C., Comerford, E., & German, A. (2015). The effects of adiopokines on canine cruciate ligament and meniscus. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY, 96(2), A19. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Mechanical performance in axial compression of a titanium polyaxial locking plate system in a fracture gap model (Journal article)

Tomlinson, A. W., Comerford, E. J., Birch, R. S., Innes, J. F., & Walton, M. B. (2015). Mechanical performance in axial compression of a titanium polyaxial locking plate system in a fracture gap model. VETERINARY AND COMPARATIVE ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY, 28(2), 88-94. doi:10.3415/VCOT-14-03-0046

DOI: 10.3415/VCOT-14-03-0046

Restricted Differentiation Potential of Progenitor Cell Populations Obtained From the Equine Superficial Digital Flexor Tendon (SDFT) (Journal article)

Williamson, K. A., Lee, K. J., Humphreys, W. J. E., Comerford, E. J. V., Clegg, P. D., & Canty-Laird, E. G. (2015). Restricted Differentiation Potential of Progenitor Cell Populations Obtained From the Equine Superficial Digital Flexor Tendon (SDFT). JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC RESEARCH, 33(6), 849-858. doi:10.1002/jor.22891

DOI: 10.1002/jor.22891

2014

54 The Stem Cell Niche In Tendon And Ligament – Investigating Alterations With Ageing And Disease (Conference Paper)

Lee, K., Williamson, K., Clegg, P., Comerford, E., & Canty-Laird, E. (2014). 54 The Stem Cell Niche In Tendon And Ligament – Investigating Alterations With Ageing And Disease. In British Journal of Sports Medicine Vol. 48 (pp. A35-A36). BMJ. doi:10.1136/bjsports-2014-094114.54

DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2014-094114.54

77 Three Dimensional And Histological Study Of The Equine Superficial Digital Flexor Tendon (Conference Paper)

Ali, O., Clegg, P., Comerford, E., & Canty-Laird, E. (2014). 77 Three Dimensional And Histological Study Of The Equine Superficial Digital Flexor Tendon. In British Journal of Sports Medicine Vol. 48 (pp. A50-A51). BMJ. doi:10.1136/bjsports-2014-094114.76

DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2014-094114.76

Biochemical comparison of the extracellular matrix composition of tendon/ligament tissue and tissue engineered tendon/ligament constructs (Conference Paper)

Kharaz, A. K. A., Tew, S. R. T., Laird, E. G. L., & Comerford, E. C. (2014). Biochemical comparison of the extracellular matrix composition of tendon/ligament tissue and tissue engineered tendon/ligament constructs. In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY Vol. 95 (pp. A4-A5). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Biosynthetic alterations in collagen production in ruptured canine anterior cruciate ligament (Conference Paper)

Williamson, K. A., Peffers, M., Pettitt, R., Comerford, E., & Canty-Laird, E. G. (2014). Biosynthetic alterations in collagen production in ruptured canine anterior cruciate ligament. In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY Vol. 95 (pp. A37). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Identifying key proteoglycans in different regions of canine cranial cruciate ligament (Conference Paper)

Allaith, M. S., Tew, S., Clegg, P. D., Laird, E., Comerford, E., & Caterson, B. (2014). Identifying key proteoglycans in different regions of canine cranial cruciate ligament. In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY Vol. 95 (pp. A2-A3). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Under pressure: the cell's response (Conference Paper)

Under pressure: the cell's response (2014). In International Journal of Experimental Pathology Vol. 95 (pp. A1-A38). Wiley. doi:10.1111/iep.12078

DOI: 10.1111/iep.12078

A COMPARISON OF THE EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX COMPOSITION OF TENDON/LIGAMENT TISSUE AND TISSUE ENGINEERED TENDON AND LIGAMENT CONSTRUCT (Conference Paper)

Kharaz, Y. A., Tew, S., Canty-Laird, E., & Comerford, E. (2014). A COMPARISON OF THE EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX COMPOSITION OF TENDON/LIGAMENT TISSUE AND TISSUE ENGINEERED TENDON AND LIGAMENT CONSTRUCT. In OSTEOARTHRITIS AND CARTILAGE Vol. 22 (pp. S313). doi:10.1016/j.joca.2014.02.580

DOI: 10.1016/j.joca.2014.02.580

THE CONTRIBUTION OF PROTEOGLYCANS TO THE VISCOELASTICITY OF THE CANINE ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT (Conference Paper)

Comerford, E. J., Geraghty, B., Hamarashid, R., & Elsheikh, A. (2014). THE CONTRIBUTION OF PROTEOGLYCANS TO THE VISCOELASTICITY OF THE CANINE ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT. In OSTEOARTHRITIS AND CARTILAGE Vol. 22 (pp. S313). doi:10.1016/j.joca.2014.02.579

DOI: 10.1016/j.joca.2014.02.579

THE IDENTIFICATION AND DISTRIBUTION OF KEY PROTEOGLYCANS IN CANINE CRUCIATE LIGAMENT (Conference Paper)

Allaith, S., Clegg, P. D., Canty-Laird, E. G., Tew, S., Caterson, B., & Comerford, E. (2014). THE IDENTIFICATION AND DISTRIBUTION OF KEY PROTEOGLYCANS IN CANINE CRUCIATE LIGAMENT. In OSTEOARTHRITIS AND CARTILAGE Vol. 22 (pp. S332-S333). doi:10.1016/j.joca.2014.02.614

DOI: 10.1016/j.joca.2014.02.614

Elastin content is high in the canine cruciate ligament and is associated with degeneration (Journal article)

Smith, K. D., Clegg, P. D., Innes, J. F., & Comerford, E. J. (2014). Elastin content is high in the canine cruciate ligament and is associated with degeneration. VETERINARY JOURNAL, 199(1), 169-174. doi:10.1016/j.tvjl.2013.11.002

DOI: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2013.11.002

2013

Long-term use of gabapentin for musculoskeletal disease and trauma in three cats (Journal article)

Lorenz, N. D., Comerford, E. J., & Iff, I. (2013). Long-term use of gabapentin for musculoskeletal disease and trauma in three cats. JOURNAL OF FELINE MEDICINE AND SURGERY, 15(6), 507-512. doi:10.1177/1098612X12470828

DOI: 10.1177/1098612X12470828

Management of cranial cruciate ligament rupture in small dogs: A questionnaire study (Journal article)

Comerford, E., Forster, K., Gorton, K., & Maddox, T. (2013). Management of cranial cruciate ligament rupture in small dogs: A questionnaire study. VETERINARY AND COMPARATIVE ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY, 26(6), 493-497. doi:10.3415/VCOT-12-06-0070

DOI: 10.3415/VCOT-12-06-0070

2012

Variations in cell morphology in the canine cruciate ligament complex (Journal article)

Smith, K. D., Vaughan-Thomas, A., Spiller, D. G., Clegg, P. D., Innes, J. F., & Comerford, E. J. (2012). Variations in cell morphology in the canine cruciate ligament complex. VETERINARY JOURNAL, 193(2), 561-566. doi:10.1016/j.tvjl.2012.02.017

DOI: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2012.02.017

Intra-articular morphine, bupivacaine or no treatment for postoperative analgesia following unilateral elbow joint arthroscopy (Journal article)

Gurney, M. A., Rysnik, M., Comerford, E. J., Cripps, P. J., & Iff, I. (2012). Intra-articular morphine, bupivacaine or no treatment for postoperative analgesia following unilateral elbow joint arthroscopy. JOURNAL OF SMALL ANIMAL PRACTICE, 53(7), 387-392. doi:10.1111/j.1748-5827.2012.01222.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.2012.01222.x

Attitudes to antimicrobial use: making a difference (Journal article)

Radford, A., & Comerford, E. (2012). Attitudes to antimicrobial use: making a difference. VETERINARY RECORD, 170(25), 644-645. doi:10.1136/vr.e4277

DOI: 10.1136/vr.e4277

Bilateral angular carpal deformity in a dog with craniomandibular osteopathy (Journal article)

Pettitt, R., Fox, R., Comerford, E. J., & Newitt, A. (2012). Bilateral angular carpal deformity in a dog with craniomandibular osteopathy. VETERINARY AND COMPARATIVE ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY, 25(2), 149-154. doi:10.3415/VCOT-11-02-0022

DOI: 10.3415/VCOT-11-02-0022

2011

Postoperative Complications after Surgical Management of Incomplete Ossification of the Humeral Condyle in Dogs (Journal article)

Hattersley, R., McKee, M., O'Neill, T., Clarke, S., Butterworth, S., Maddox, T., . . . Comerford, E. (2011). Postoperative Complications after Surgical Management of Incomplete Ossification of the Humeral Condyle in Dogs. VETERINARY SURGERY, 40(6), 728-733. doi:10.1111/j.1532-950X.2011.00847.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-950X.2011.00847.x

The organisation of elastin and fibrillins 1 and 2 in the cruciate ligament complex (Journal article)

Smith, K. D., Vaughan-Thomas, A., Spiller, D. G., Innes, J. F., Clegg, P. D., & Comerford, E. J. (2011). The organisation of elastin and fibrillins 1 and 2 in the cruciate ligament complex. JOURNAL OF ANATOMY, 218(6), 600-607. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7580.2011.01374.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7580.2011.01374.x

Computed tomographic findings and treatment of an unusual fracture of the proximal ulna in a mature dog (Journal article)

Hattersley, R. D., Trevail, T., & Comerford, E. J. (2011). Computed tomographic findings and treatment of an unusual fracture of the proximal ulna in a mature dog. VETERINARY AND COMPARATIVE ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY, 24(2), 161-164. doi:10.3415/VCOT-10-05-0068

DOI: 10.3415/VCOT-10-05-0068

Update on the aetiopathogenesis of canine cranial cruciate ligament disease (Journal article)

Comerford, E. J., Smith, K., & Hayashi, K. (2011). Update on the aetiopathogenesis of canine cranial cruciate ligament disease. VETERINARY AND COMPARATIVE ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY, 24(2), 91-98. doi:10.3415/VCOT-10-04-0055

DOI: 10.3415/VCOT-10-04-0055

2010

The use of transarticular external skeletal fixation in the management of failed tibial tuberosity transposition in five dogs (Journal article)

Higgins, B., Coughlan, A., Pettitt, R., MacDonald, N., Innes, J., Owen, M., & Comerford, E. (2010). The use of transarticular external skeletal fixation in the management of failed tibial tuberosity transposition in five dogs. VETERINARY AND COMPARATIVE ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY, 23(2), 109-113. doi:10.3415/VCOT-09-01-0010

DOI: 10.3415/VCOT-09-01-0010

Trial of a new total elbow prosthesis for dogs (Journal article)

Innes, J., Comerford, E., & Pettitt, R. (2010). Trial of a new total elbow prosthesis for dogs. VETERINARY RECORD, 167(1), 34. doi:10.1136/vr.c3497

DOI: 10.1136/vr.c3497

Stifle joint morphology (Chapter)

Comerford, E. J. (2010). Stifle joint morphology. In P. Muir (Ed.), Advances in the Cranial Cruciate ligament (pp. 59-64). Iowa: Wiley blackwell.

The use of transarticular external skeletal fixation in the management of failed tibial tuberosity transposition in five dogs. (Journal article)

Higgins, B., Coughlan, A., Pettitt, R., MacDonald, N., Innes, J., Owen, M., & Comerford, E. (2010). The use of transarticular external skeletal fixation in the management of failed tibial tuberosity transposition in five dogs.. Veterinary and comparative orthopaedics and traumatology : V.C.O.T, 23(2), 109-113.

The use of transarticular fixators in the management of failed tibial tuberosity transposition in the dog (Journal article)

Higgins, B. H., Coughlan, A., Pettitt, R. A., Comerford, E. J., & Innes, J. F. (2010). The use of transarticular fixators in the management of failed tibial tuberosity transposition in the dog. Veterinary and comparative orthopaedics and traumatology, 23(2), 109-113.

2009

Effect of surgical technique on radiographic fusion of the anconeus in the treatment of ununited anconeal process (Journal article)

Pettitt, R. A., Tattersall, J., Gemmill, T., Butterworth, S. J., O'Neill, T. J., Langley-Hobbs, S. J., . . . Innes, J. F. (2009). Effect of surgical technique on radiographic fusion of the anconeus in the treatment of ununited anconeal process. JOURNAL OF SMALL ANIMAL PRACTICE, 50(10), 545-548. doi:10.1111/j.1748-5827.2009.00821.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.2009.00821.x

Does a fabella-tibial suture alter the outcome for dogs with cranial cruciate ligament insufficiency undergoing arthrotomy and caudal pole medial meniscectomy? (Journal article)

Tivers, M. S., Comerford, E. J., & Owen, M. R. (2009). Does a fabella-tibial suture alter the outcome for dogs with cranial cruciate ligament insufficiency undergoing arthrotomy and caudal pole medial meniscectomy?. Veterinary and comparative orthopaedics and traumatology : V.C.O.T, 22(4), 283-288.

Effect of surgical technique on radiographic fusion of the anconeus in the treatment of ununited anconeal process (Conference Paper)

Pettitt, R., Tattersall, J., Gemmill, T., Butterworth, S. J., O'Neill, T., Langley-Hobbs, S. J., . . . Innes, J. (2009). Effect of surgical technique on radiographic fusion of the anconeus in the treatment of ununited anconeal process. In British Small Animal Veterinary Association annual congress (pp. 440). Birmingham: BSAVA.

2007

Coxofemoral luxation - how does our knowledge of treatment in other species heap us in the horse? (Journal article)

Clegg, P. D., & Comerford, E. J. (2007). Coxofemoral luxation - how does our knowledge of treatment in other species heap us in the horse?. EQUINE VETERINARY EDUCATION, 19(9), 482-483. doi:10.2746/095777307X238525

DOI: 10.2746/095777307X238525

Digital analysis of ulnar trochlear notch sclerosis in Labrador retrievers (Journal article)

Burton, N. J., Comerford, E. J., Bailey, M., Pead, M. J., & Owen, M. R. (2007). Digital analysis of ulnar trochlear notch sclerosis in Labrador retrievers. JOURNAL OF SMALL ANIMAL PRACTICE, 48(4), 220-224. doi:10.1111/j.1748-5827.2006.00259.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.2006.00259.x

Total knee replacement for dogs (Journal article)

Innes, J., Pettitt, R., Comerford, E., & Fitzpatrick, N. (2007). Total knee replacement for dogs. VETERINARY RECORD, 160(9), 312. doi:10.1136/vr.160.9.312-c

DOI: 10.1136/vr.160.9.312-c

2006

Inherited myopathy of great Danes (Journal article)

Feliu-Pascual, A. L., Shelton, G. D., Targetty, M. P., Long, S. N., Comerford, E. J., McMillan, C., . . . Anderson, T. J. (2006). Inherited myopathy of great Danes. JOURNAL OF SMALL ANIMAL PRACTICE, 47(5), 249-254. doi:10.1111/j.1748-5827.2006.00073.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.2006.00073.x

Distal femoral intercondylar notch dimensions and their relationship to composition and metabolism of the canine anterior cruciate ligament (Journal article)

Comerford, E. J., Tarlton, J. F., Avery, N. C., Bailey, A. J., & Innes, J. F. (2006). Distal femoral intercondylar notch dimensions and their relationship to composition and metabolism of the canine anterior cruciate ligament. OSTEOARTHRITIS AND CARTILAGE, 14(3), 273-278. doi:10.1016/j.joca.2005.09.001

DOI: 10.1016/j.joca.2005.09.001

A retrospective digital anylsis of subtrochlear slerosis of the ulna in dysplastic Labrador Retrievers (Conference Paper)

Burton, N. J., Comerford, E. J., Pead, M., Tivers, M., & Owen, M. R. (2006). A retrospective digital anylsis of subtrochlear slerosis of the ulna in dysplastic Labrador Retrievers. In L. Blackwood (Ed.), British Small Animal Veterinary Association (pp. 527). Birmingham: British Small Animal Veterinary Association.

Carpal derangement and associated carpal valgus in a dog (Journal article)

Comerford, E. J., Doran, I. C., & Owen, M. R. (2006). Carpal derangement and associated carpal valgus in a dog. VETERINARY AND COMPARATIVE ORTHOPAEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY, 19(2), 113-116. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Carpal derangement and associated carpal valgus in a dog. (Journal article)

Comerford, E. J., Doran, I. C., & Owen, M. R. (2006). Carpal derangement and associated carpal valgus in a dog.. Veterinary and comparative orthopaedics and traumatology : V.C.O.T, 19(2), 113-116. doi:10.1055/s-0038-1632985

DOI: 10.1055/s-0038-1632985

Partial medial meniscal release only versus fabello-tibial suture for the management of cranical cruciate ligament insufficiency: a retrospective study (Conference Paper)

Tivers, M. S., Comerford, E. J., Burton, N. J., & Owen, M. R. (2006). Partial medial meniscal release only versus fabello-tibial suture for the management of cranical cruciate ligament insufficiency: a retrospective study. In L. Blackwood (Ed.), British Small Animal Veterinary Association (pp. 496). Birmingham: British Small Animal Veterinary Association.

Ultrastructural Differences in Cranial Cruciate Ligaments from Dogs of Two Breeds with a Differing Predisposition to Ligament Degeneration and Rupture (Journal article)

Comerford, E. J., Tarlton, J. F., Wales, A., Bailey, A. J., & Innes, J. F. (2006). Ultrastructural Differences in Cranial Cruciate Ligaments from Dogs of Two Breeds with a Differing Predisposition to Ligament Degeneration and Rupture. Journal of Comparative Pathology, 134(1), 8-16. doi:10.1016/j.jcpa.2005.06.004

DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2005.06.004

Ultrastructural differences in cranial cruciate ligaments from dogs of two breeds with a differing predisposition to ligament degeneration and rupture (Journal article)

Comerford, E. J., Tarlton, J. F., Wales, A., Bailey, A. J., & Innes, J. F. (2006). Ultrastructural differences in cranial cruciate ligaments from dogs of two breeds with a differing predisposition to ligament degeneration and rupture. JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE PATHOLOGY, 134(1), 8-16. doi:10.1016/j.jcpa.2005.06.004

DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2005.06.004

2005

Distribution of power across the hind limb joints in Labrador Retrievers and Greyhounds (Journal article)

Colborne, G. R., Innes, J. F., Comerford, E. J., Owen, M. R., & Fuller, C. J. (2005). Distribution of power across the hind limb joints in Labrador Retrievers and Greyhounds. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF VETERINARY RESEARCH, 66(9), 1563-1571. doi:10.2460/ajvr.2005.66.1563

DOI: 10.2460/ajvr.2005.66.1563

Metabolism and composition of the canine anterior cruciate ligament relate to differences in knee joint mechanics and predisposition to ligament rupture (Journal article)

Comerford, E. J., Tarlton, J. F., Innes, J. F., Johnson, K. A., Amis, A. A., & Bailey, A. J. (2005). Metabolism and composition of the canine anterior cruciate ligament relate to differences in knee joint mechanics and predisposition to ligament rupture. JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC RESEARCH, 23(1), 61-66. doi:10.1016/j.orthres.2004.05.016

DOI: 10.1016/j.orthres.2004.05.016

What is your diagnosis? (Journal article)

Moores, A. P., & Comerford, E. J. (2005). What is your diagnosis?. JOURNAL OF SMALL ANIMAL PRACTICE, 46(1), 41-43. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

What is your diagnosis? Stenosing tenosynovitis of the tendon of the abductor pollicis longus muscle. (Journal article)

Moores, A. P., & Comerford, E. J. (2005). What is your diagnosis? Stenosing tenosynovitis of the tendon of the abductor pollicis longus muscle.. The Journal of small animal practice, 46(1), 41-43. doi:10.1111/j.1748-5827.2005.tb00200.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.2005.tb00200.x

2004

Investigation of the composition, turnover, and thermal properties of ruptured cranial cruciate ligaments of dogs (Journal article)

Comerford, E. J., Innes, J. F., Tarlton, J. F., & Bailey, A. J. (2004). Investigation of the composition, turnover, and thermal properties of ruptured cranial cruciate ligaments of dogs. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF VETERINARY RESEARCH, 65(8), 1136-1141. doi:10.2460/ajvr.2004.65.1136

DOI: 10.2460/ajvr.2004.65.1136

Biomechanical and clinical evaluation of a modified 3-loop pulley suture pattern for reattachment of canine tendons to bone (Journal article)

Moores, A. P., Comerford, E. J., Tarlton, J. F., & Owen, M. R. (2004). Biomechanical and clinical evaluation of a modified 3-loop pulley suture pattern for reattachment of canine tendons to bone. VETERINARY SURGERY, 33(4), 391-397. doi:10.1111/j.1532-950X.2004.04057.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-950X.2004.04057.x

Investigation of the composition, turnover, and thermal properties of ruptured cranial cruciate ligaments of dogs (Journal article)

Comerford, E. J., Innes, J. F., Tarlton, J. F., & Bailey, A. J. (2004). Investigation of the composition, turnover, and thermal properties of ruptured cranial cruciate ligaments of dogs. Am J Vet Res, 65(8), 1136-1141. Retrieved from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/