Matthew Tanaka

Clinical Research Coordinator


Bolcos PO, Mononen ME, Roach KE, Tanaka MS, Suomalainen JS, Mikkonen S, Nissi MJ, Töyräs J, Link TM, Souza RB, Majumdar S, Ma CB, Li X, Korhonen RK. Subject-specific biomechanical analysis to estimate locations susceptible to osteoarthritis-Finite element modeling and MRI follow-up of ACL reconstructed patients. J Orthop Res. 2021 Nov 24.
Orozco GA, Eskelinen ASA, Kosonen JP, Tanaka MS, Yang M, Link TM, Ma B, Li X, Grodzinsky AJ, Korhonen RK, Tanska P. Shear strain and inflammation-induced fixed charge density loss in the knee joint cartilage following ACL injury and reconstruction: A computational study. J Orthop Res. 2021 Sep 17.
Orozco GA, Bolcos P, Mohammadi A, Tanaka MS, Yang M, Link TM, Ma B, Li X, Tanska P, Korhonen RK. Prediction of local fixed charge density loss in cartilage following ACL injury and reconstruction: A computational proof-of-concept study with MRI follow-up. J Orthop Res. 2021 05; 39(5):1064-1081.
Shimizu T, Markes AR, Samaan MA, Tanaka MS, Souza RB, Li X, Ma CB. Patients With Abnormal Limb Kinetics at 6 Months After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Have an Increased Risk of Persistent Medial Meniscal Abnormality at 3 Years. Orthop J Sports Med. 2020 Jan; 8(1):2325967119895248.
Li AK, Pedoia V, Tanaka M, Souza RB, Ma CB, Li X. Six-month post-surgical elevations in cartilage T1rho relaxation times are associated with functional performance 2 years after ACL reconstruction. J Orthop Res. 2020 05; 38(5):1132-1140.
Bolcos PO, Mononen ME, Tanaka MS, Yang M, Suomalainen JS, Nissi MJ, Töyräs J, Ma B, Li X, Korhonen RK. Identification of locations susceptible to osteoarthritis in patients with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: Combining knee joint computational modelling with follow-up T1ρ and T2 imaging. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2020 10; 79:104844.
Shimizu T, Cheng Z, Samaan MA, Tanaka MS, Souza RB, Li X, Ma CB. Increases in Joint Laxity After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Are Associated With Sagittal Biomechanical Asymmetry. Arthroscopy. 2019 07; 35(7):2072-2079.
Shimizu T, Cruz A, Tanaka M, Mamoto K, Pedoia V, Burghardt AJ, Heilmeier U, Link TM, Graf J, Imboden JB, Li X. Structural Changes over a Short Period Are Associated with Functional Assessments in Rheumatoid Arthritis. J Rheumatol. 2019 07; 46(7):676-684.
Bolcos PO, Mononen ME, Mohammadi A, Ebrahimi M, Tanaka MS, Samaan MA, Souza RB, Li X, Suomalainen JS, Jurvelin JS, Töyräs J, Korhonen RK. Comparison between kinetic and kinetic-kinematic driven knee joint finite element models. Sci Rep. 2018 11 26; 8(1):17351.
Shimizu T, Samaan MA, Tanaka MS, Pedoia V, Souza RB, Li X, Ma CB. Abnormal Biomechanics at 6 Months Are Associated With Cartilage Degeneration at 3 Years After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. Arthroscopy. 2019 02; 35(2):511-520.
Amano K, Huebner JL, Stabler TV, Tanaka M, McCulloch CE, Lobach I, Lane NE, Kraus VB, Ma CB, Li X. Synovial Fluid Profile at the Time of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction and Its Association With Cartilage Matrix Composition 3 Years After Surgery. Am J Sports Med. 2018 03; 46(4):890-899.
Shimizu T, Choi HJ, Heilmeier U, Tanaka M, Burghardt AJ, Gong J, Chanchek N, Link TM, Graf J, Imboden JB, Li X. Assessment of 3-month changes in bone microstructure under anti-TNFα therapy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis using high-resolution peripheral quantitative computed tomography (HR-pQCT). Arthritis Res Ther. 2017 Oct 04; 19(1):222.
Samaan MA, Facchetti L, Pedoia V, Tanaka MS, Link TM, Souza RB, Ma CB, Li X. Cyclops lesions are associated with altered gait patterns and medial knee joint cartilage degeneration at 1 year after ACL-reconstruction. J Orthop Res. 2017 10; 35(10):2275-2281.
Ku E, Pedoia V, Tanaka M, Heilmeier U, Imboden J, Graf J, Link T, Li X. Evaluating radiocarpal cartilage matrix changes 3-months after anti-TNF treatment for rheumatoid arthritis using MR T1ρ imaging. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2017 05; 45(5):1514-1522.