• 3000 Citations
  • 32 h-Index
1989 …2020

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Area of Expertise

Dr. Patterson’s research focuses on musculoskeletal function and its role in human performance. Her biomedical engineering perspective affords critical insight to a collaborative team of physicians, basic scientists, physical therapists, and engineers evaluating rehabilitation treatments associated with abnormal motion. Unique to her research is the V-gait Caren system providing state-of-the-art computer-assisted rehabilitation environments through video motion capture, virtual reality, and computational modeling.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD in Biomedical Science, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

Award Date: 1 Jan 2002

MEng in Biomedical Engineering, Texas A & M University

Award Date: 1 Jan 2001

BS in Engineering Science, Baylor University

Award Date: 1 Jan 2000

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Research Output

A current snapshot of the state of 3D printing in hand rehabilitation

Patterson, R. M., Salatin, B., Janson, R., Salinas, S. P. & Mullins, M. J. S., 1 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Hand Therapy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Muscular architecture of the popliteus muscle and the basic science implications

    Wood, A., Boren, M., Dodgen, T., Wagner, R. & Patterson, R. M., 1 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Knee.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Soft robotic devices for hand rehabilitation and assistance: A narrative review

    Chu, C. Y. & Patterson, R. M., 17 Feb 2018, In : Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation. 15, 1, 9.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • 33 Scopus citations

    Development of a novel visuomotor integration paradigm by integrating a virtual environment with mobile eye-tracking and motion-capture systems

    Miller, H. L., Bugnariu, N., Patterson, R. M., Wijayasinghe, I. & Popa, D. O., 10 Aug 2017, 2017 International Conference on Virtual Rehabilitation, ICVR 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8007481. (International Conference on Virtual Rehabilitation, ICVR; vol. 2017-June).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  • 1 Scopus citations