Dr Richard Appleyard

Honorary Senior Lecturer
Surgery, Northern Clinical School

T: +61 2 9926 4821
F: +61 2 9926 5266


2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008


  • Schneider, T., Dabirrahmani, D., Gillies, R., Appleyard, R. (2013), Biomechanical Comparison of Metatarsal Head Designs in First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Arthroplasty. Foot & Ankle International. 34(6), 881-889. [Abstract]


  • Dabirrahmani, D., Becker, S., Hogg, M., Appleyard, R., Baroud, G., Gillies, M. (2012), Mechanical variables affecting balloon kyphoplasty outcome - a finite element study. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering. 15(3), 211-220. [Abstract]
  • Roohani-Esfahani, S., Nouri-Khorasani, S., Lu, Z., Fathi, M., Razavi, M., Appleyard, R., Zreiqat, H. (2012), Modification of Porous Calcium Phosphate Surfaces with Different Geometries of Bioactive Glass Nanoparticles. Materials Science and Engineering C: Materials for Biological Applications. 32(4), 830-839.
  • Melrose, J., Shu, C., Young, C., Ho, R., Smith, M., Young, A., Smith, S., Gooden, B., Dart, A., Podadera, J., Appleyard, R., Little, C. (2012), Mechanical destabilization induced by controlled annular incision of the intervertebral disc dysregulates metalloproteinase expression and induces disc degeneration. Spine. 37(1), 18-25. [Abstract]


  • Chen, Y., Schellekens, M., Zhou, S., Cadman, J., Li, W., Appleyard, R., Li, Q. (2011), Design optimization of scaffold microstructures using wall shear stress criterion towards regulated flow-induced erosion. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering. 133(8), 081008. [Abstract]
  • Roohani-Esfahani, S., Nouri-Khorasani, S., Lu, Z., Appleyard, R., Zreiqat, H. (2011), Effects of Bioactive Glass Nanoparticles on Mechanical and Biological Behavior of Composite Coated Scaffolds. Acta biomaterialia. 7(3), 1307-18. [Abstract]
  • Rungsiyakull, P., Rungsiyakull, C., Appleyard, R., Li, Q., Swain, M., Klineberg, I. (2011), Loading of a single implant in simulated bone. The International Journal of Prosthodontics. 24(2), 140-143. [Abstract]
  • Becker, S., Dabirrahmani, D., Hogg, M., Appleyard, R., Baroud, G., Gillies, M. (2011), Disadvantages of balloon kyphoplasty with PMMA - A clinical and biomechanical statement. Journal fur Mineralstoffwechsel. 18(Suppl 1), 9-12.


  • Schollum, M., Appleyard, R., Little, C., Melrose, J. (2010), A Detailed Microscopic Examination of Alterations in Normal Anular Structure Induced by Mechanical Destabilization in an Ovine Model of Disc Degeneration. Spine. 35(22), 1965-1973. [Abstract]
  • Roohani-Esfahani, S., Nouri-Khorasani, S., Lu, Z., Appleyard, R., Zreiqat, H. (2010), The influence hydroxyapatite nanoparticle shape and size on the properties of biphasic calcium phosphate scaffolds coated with hydroxyapatite-PCL composites. Biomaterials. 31(21), 5498-509. [Abstract]
  • Sein, M., Walton, J., Linklater, J., Appleyard, R., Kirkbride, B., Kuah, D., Murrell, G. (2010), Shoulder pain in elite swimmers: primarily due to swim-volume-induced supraspinatus tendinopathy. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 44(2), 105-113. [Abstract]
  • Cadman, J., Zhou, S., Chen, Y., Li, W., Appleyard, R., Li, Q. (2010), Characterization of cuttlebone for a biomimetic design of cellular structures. Acta Mechanica Sinica. 26(1), 27–35.


  • Ansari, U., Lawson, R., Peterson, J., Appleyard, R., Tonkin, M. (2009), Effect of partial versus complete circumferential repair on flexor tendon strength in cadavers. The Journal of Hand Surgery. 34(10), 1771-1776. [Abstract]
  • Wu, C., Ramaswamy, Y., Zhu, Y., Zheng, R., Appleyard, R., Howard, A., Zreiqat, H. (2009), The effect of mesoporous bioactive glass on the physiochemical, biological and drug-release properties of poly(DL-lactide-co-glycolide) films. Biomaterials. 30(12), 2199-2208. [Abstract]
  • Nabavi, A., Yeoh, K., Shidiac, L., Appleyard, R., Gillies, R., Turnbull, A. (2009), Effects of positioning and notching of resurfaced femurs on femoral neck strength: a biomechanical test. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery. 17(1), 47-50. [Abstract]
  • Field, J., Stanley, R., Appleyard, R., McGee, M., Callary, S., Nilsson, K. (2009), An evaluation of prosthetic femoral head impact on acetabular articular cartilage in a hemiarthroplasty model. Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology. 22, 142-147. [Abstract]
  • Millar, N., Bradley, T., Walsh, N., Appleyard, R., Tyler, M., Murrell, G. (2009), Frog glue enhances rotator cuff repair in a laboratory cadaveric model. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. 18(4), 639-645. [Abstract]


  • Smith, M., Sakurai, G., Smith, S., Young, A., Melrose, J., Stewart, C., Appleyard, R., Peterson, J., Gillies, R., Dart, A., Sonnabend, D., Little, C. (2008), Modulation of aggrecan and ADAMTS expression in ovine tendinopathy induced by altered strain. Arthritis and rheumatism. 58(4), 1055-1066. [Abstract]
  • Sein, M., Appleyard, R., Walton, J., Bradley, T., Murrell, G. (2008), Reliability of a New Shoulder Laxometer to Assess Inferior Glenohumeral Joint Translation. British journal of sports medicine. 42(0), 178-82. [Abstract]
  • Melrose, J., Smith, S., Appleyard, R., Little, C. (2008), Aggrecan, versican and type VI collagen are components of annular translamellar crossbridges in the intervertebral disc. European spine journal : official publication of the European Spine Society, the European Spinal Deformity Society, and the European Section of the Cervical Spine Research Society. 17(0), 314-24. [Abstract]