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Carolyn Anglin

Position: 

Professor

Phone: 
(403) 220-7418
Address: 

ENF 230

Biography: 

Affiliations

  • Centre for Bioengineering Research & Education
  • McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health
  • Dept. of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Recent Awards

  • Peak Scholar Award, University of Calgary
  • Early Research Excellence Award, Schulich School of Engineering
  • Alberta Innovates Technology Futures New Faculty Award
  • NSERC University Faculty Award, 5 years

Industrial Experience

  • EOS imaging (Paris, France)
  • Sulzer Orthopedics (now Zimmer; Winterthur, Switzerland)
  • Praxim (Grenoble, France)
  • Health Technology Research Group, BCIT (Burnaby, BC)
  • Orthopaedic consulting
  • Hatch Associates (Toronto, ON)

Patents and Patent Applications

Simulated bone materials and methods of making same. Inventors: Aubrey Blair-Pattison, Carolyn Anglin, Richard Hu, Christine Jansen. US provisional patent application filed on January 19, 2015. PCT (CA2016/050037) filed on January 18, 2016.

Method and apparatus for computer assisted femoral head resurfacing. Inventors: Antony Hodgson, Kevin Inkpen, Carolyn Anglin. Patents issued in US (8548559), Canada (2611850), Japan (4675999), and Australia (2006257684), and pending in Europe (EP1890601). Priority date: June 17, 2005. Method to identify the femoral neck axis quickly and accurately, for use in hip resurfacing arthroplasty. Patent rights sold to ORTHOsoft (Montreal, Canada), Oct 2007, in a package worth over $260,000.

Methods and apparatus for patellar resection. Inventors: Carolyn Anglin, Erica Rex, Barry Wylant, John Person, Karen Ho. US and Canada national phase filed on Aug 5, 2014. PCT filed on Feb 5, 2013 (PCT/CA2013/000106). Priority date: Feb 6, 2012.

Apparatus and method for positioning of acetabular components during hip arthroplasty procedures. Inventors: Carolyn Anglin, Mohsen Akbari Shandiz, James MacKenzie, Barry Wylant, John Person, Karen Ho. PCT filed on Oct 21, 2013 (PCT/CA2013/000895). Priority date: Oct 22, 2012.

American Society for Testing & Materials (ASTM) Standard

F2028-14: Standard test method for the dynamic evaluation of glenoid loosening or disassociation.

Teaching: 
  • BMEN 401 – Fundamentals of Biomedical Device Design
  • BMEN 301 – Introduction to Biomedical Engineering
  • ENGG 202 – Engineering Statics
  • BMEN 517 – Biomedical Device Development
  • BMEN 500 & 501 – Biomedical Engineering thesis & project
Research Activities: 
  • Bone and joint analogues for surgical training
  • Medical device development
  • Medical imaging
  • Orthopaedic biomechanics
  • Computer-assisted surgery
  • Orthopaedic fields: Knee, hip, spine, shoulder, trauma
Publications: 

Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

(Supervisees are underlined)

Note: In most cases I follow the medical practice of putting the supervising author last.

Akbari Shandiz M, Boulos P, Saevarsson SK, Yoo S, Miller S, Anglin C (2016) Changes in knee kinematics following total knee arthroplasty. Proc Inst Mech Eng H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine, 230(4):265-78.

Esfandiari H, Amiri S, Lichti DD, Anglin C (2016). A fast, accurate and easy to implement method for pose recognition of an intramedullary nail using a tracked C-arm. International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (IJCARS), 11(4):621-33.

Valenti M, de Momi E, Yu W, Ferrigno G, Akbari Shandiz M, Anglin C, Zheng G (2016). Fluoroscopy-based tracking of femoral kinematics with statistical shape models. International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (IJCARS), 11(5):757-65.

Rex EL, Illical EM, Gaudelli C, Wylant B, Ho KCT, Person J, Anglin C (2016). Device for verifying the patellar cut during knee replacement surgery. Journal of Medical Devices, 10(2):024502(1-6).

Bendaya S, Anglin C, Lazennec JY, Allena R, Thoumie P, Skalli W (2016). Good vs poor results after total hip arthroplasty: an analysis approach of implant and anatomical parameters with the EOS imaging system. Journal of Arthroplasty, 31(9):2043-52.

Bendaya S, Lazennec JY, Anglin C, Allena R, Sellam N, Thoumie P, Skalli W (2015) Healthy vs. osteoarthritic hips: a comparison of hip, pelvis and femoral parameters and relationships using the EOS imaging system. Clinical Biomechanics, 30(2):195-204.

Akbari Shandiz M, MacKenzie JR, Hunt S, Anglin C (2014) Accuracy of an adjustable patient-specific guide for acetabular alignment in hip replacement surgery (Optihip). Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine, 228(9):876-889.

Blair-Pattison A, Hu RW, Swamy G, Anglin C (2014) Forces in spinal cannulation and breaches ex vivo. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine, 228(7):693-702.

Amiri S, Wilson DR, Masri BA, Anglin C (2014) A low-cost tracked C-arm (TC-arm) upgrade system for versatile quantitative intraoperative assessments. International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, 9(4): 695-711.

Amiri S, Masri BA, Anglin C, Wilson DR (2013) A method for assessing joint line shift post knee arthroplasty considering the preoperative joint space. Journal of Arthroplasty, 21(2):359-363.

Saevarsson SK, Sharma GB, Ramm H, Lieck R, Hutchison CR, Werle J, Matthiasdottir S, Montgomery S, Romeo C, Zachow S, Anglin C (2013) Kinematic differences between gender specific and traditional knee implants. Journal of Arthroplasty, 28(9):1543-1550.

Saevarsson SK, Romeo C, Anglin C (2013) Are static and dynamic kinematics comparable after total knee arthroplasty? Journal of Biomechanics, 46(6):1169-1175.

Amiri S, Wilson DR, Vanhouwelingen A, Anglin C, Masri BA (2013) Isocentric 3D C-arm imaging of component alignments in total knee arthroplasty with potential intraoperative and postoperative applications. Journal of Arthroplasty, 28(2):248-254.

SharmaGB, SaevarssonSK, AmiriS, MontgomeryS, RammH, LichtiDD, ZachowS, AnglinC (2012) Radiological method for measuring patellofemoral tracking and tibiofemoral kinematics before and after total knee arthroplasty. Bone and Joint Research, 1(10):263-271.

Amiri S, Masri BA, Garbuz D, Anglin C, Wilson DR (2012) A multi-planar radiography method for assessing cup orientation in total hip arthroplasty. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 134(10): 101008.

Ho KCT, Saevarsson SK, Ramm H, Lieck R, Zachow S, Sharma GB, Rex E, Amiri S, WuB, Leumann A, Anglin C (2012). Computed tomography analysis of knee pose and geometry
before and after total knee arthroplasty. Journal of Biomechanics, 45(13):2215-2221.

Myden C, Anglin C, Kopp G, Hutchison CR (2012) Computer-assisted surgery simulations and directed practice of total knee arthroplasty: educational benefits to the trainee. Computer Aided Surgery, 17(3):113-27.

Fu C, Wai J, Lee E, Hutchison CR, Myden C, Batuyong E, Anglin C (2012) Computer-assisted patellar resection system: development and insights, Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 30(4):535-540.

Fu C, Wai J, Lee E, Myden C, Batuyong E, Hutchison CR, Anglin C (2012) Computer-assisted patellar resection for total knee arthroplasty, Computer Aided Surgery, 17(1):21-28.

Amiri S, Anglin C, Agbanlog K, Masri BA, Wilson DR (2012) A model-free feature-based bi-planar RSA method for kinematic analysis of total knee arthroplasty, Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 134(3):031009.

Amiri S, Wilson DR, Masri BA, Sharma GB, Anglin C (2011) A novel multi-planar radiography method for three dimensional pose reconstruction of the patellofemoral and tibiofemoral joints after arthroplasty, Journal of Biomechanics, 44(9):1757-64.

Junaid S, Gupta S, Sanghavi S, Anglin C, Emery R, Amis A, Hansen U (2010) Failure mechanism of the all-polyethylene glenoid implant. Journal of Biomechanics, 43(4):714-719.

Anglin C, Brimacombe JM, Wilson DR, Masri BA, Greidanus NV, Tonetti J, Hodgson AJ (2010) Biomechanical consequences of patellar component medialization in total knee arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty, 25(5):793-802.

Anglin C, Fu C, Hodgson AJ, Helmy N, Greidanus NV, Masri BA (2009) Finding and defining the ideal patellar resection plane in total knee arthroplasty. Journal of Biomechanics, 42(14):2307-1232.

Brimacombe JM, Wilson DR, Hodgson AJ, Ho KCT, Anglin C (2009) Effect of calibration method on Tekscan sensor accuracy. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 131(3):034503.

Anglin C, Ho KCT, Briard JL, de Lambilly C, Plaskos C, Nodwell E, Stindel E (2008) In vivo patellar tracking in total knee arthroplasty. Computer Aided Surgery, 13(6):377-391.

Anglin C, Brimacombe JM, Hodgson AJ, Masri BA, Greidanus NV, Tonetti J, Wilson DR (2008). Determinants of patellar tracking in total knee arthroplasty. Clinical Biomechanics, 23(7):900-910.

Anglin C, Brimacombe JM, Wilson DR, Masri BA, Greidanus NV, Tonetti J, Hodgson AJ (2008) Intraoperative vs. weightbearing patellar kinematics in total knee arthroplasty: a cadaveric study. Clinical Biomechanics, 23(1):60-70. 

Helmy N, Anglin C, Greidanus NV, Masri BA (2008). To resurface or not to resurface the patella in total knee arthroplasty. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 466(11):2775-2783.

Anglin C, Masri BA, Tonetti J, Hodgson AJ, Greidanus NV (2007) Hip resurfacing femoral neck fracture influenced by valgus placement. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 465:71-79.

Hodgson AJ, Helmy N, Masri BA, Greidanus NV Inkpen KB, Duncan CP, Garbuz DS, Anglin C (2007) A rapid registration technique improves repeatability of guide-pin positioning in femoral head resurfacing arthroplasty. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part H, 221(7):713-724. 

Certifications: 

BASc, Systems Design Engineering (Waterloo)
MASc, Mechanical Engineering (UBC)
PhD, Mechanical Engineering (Queen's)
Postdoc, Mechanical Engineering (UBC)
PEng