Prof. David Elad

Publications in Respiratory Bioengineering

  1. Elad D, Kamm RD, Shapiro AH. Expiratory flow limitation in a lung-like model. Forum on Unsteady Flows in Biological Systems, ASME vol. G00288, pp. 87-90, 1985.
  2. Elad D, Kamm RD, Shapiro AH. Choking phenomena in a lung-like model. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 109: 1-9, 1987.
  3. Elad D, Kamm RD, Shapiro AH. Steady compressible flow in collapsible tubes. 1987 Advances in Bioengineering, ASME-BED, 3: 139-140, 1987.
  4. Elad D, Kamm RD, Shapiro AH. Tube law for the intrapulmonary airway. Journal of Applied Physiology, 65: 7-13, 1988.
  5. Elad D, Kamm RD, Shapiro AH. Mathematical simulation of forced expiration. Journal of Applied Physiology, 65: 14-25, 1988.
  6. Elad D, Kamm RD, Shapiro AH. Steady compressible flow in collapsible tubes: Application to forced expiration, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 203: 401-418, 1989.
  7. Elad D, Einav S. Simulation of airway closure during forced vital capacity. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 17: 617-631, 1989.
  8. Elad D, Kamm RD. Parametric evaluation of forced expiration using a numerical model. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 111: 192-199, 1989.
  9. Elad D, Katz D, Kimmel E, Einav S. Investigation of numerical schemes for unsteady fluid flow through collapsible tubes. Journal of Biomedical Engineering, 13: 10-18, 1991.
  10. Elad D, Kamm RD. Modeling a forced expiration. Comments on Theoretical Biology, 2: 239-260, 1991.
  11. Kamm RD, Elad D, Jaekle DE, Shapiro AH. Theory and experiments on smooth transitions through the critical state (S=1) in collapsible tube flow. 1991 Advances in bioengineering, ASME-BED, 20: 329-332, 1991.
  12. Elad D, Sahar M, Avidor JM, Einav S. Steady flow through collapsible tubes: measurement of flow and geometry. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 114: 84-91, 1992.
  13. Elad D, Halpern D, Grotberg JB. Gas dispersion in volume­cycled tube flow. Part I: Theory. Journal of Applied Physiology, 72: 312-320, 1992.
  14. Gaver III DP, Solway J, Punjabi N, Elad D, Grotberg JB, Gavriely N. Gas dispersion in volume-cycled tube flow. Part II: Tracer-bolus experiments. Journal of Applied Physiology, 72: 321-331, 1992.
  15. Ginzberg I, Elad D. Dynamic model of the bronchial tree. Journal of Biomedical Engineering, 15: 283-288, 1993.
  16. Gavriely N, Solway J, Elad D, Shabtai-Musih Y, Gaver III DP, Grotberg JB, Drazen JM. Construction and use of a concentric catheter for gas sampling in lung airways. Journal of Applied Physiology, 74: 3063-3067, 1993.
  17. Elad D, Liebenthal R, Wenig BL, Einav S. Analysis of air flow patterns in the human nose. Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing, 31: 685-592, 1993.
  18. Shin J, Elad D, Kamm RD. Simulation of forced breathing maneuvers. Biological Flow, pp. 287-313, Plenum Press, N.Y., 1995.
  19. Shiner RJ, Zaretsky U, Mirali M, Benzaray S, Elad D. Evaluation of domiciliary long-term oxygen therapy with oxygen concentrators. Israel Journal of Medical Sciences, 33: 23-29, 1997.
  20. Elad D, Shochat A, Shiner RJ. Computational model of oscillatory airflow in a bronchial bifurcation. Respiration Physiology, 112: 95-111, 1998.
  21. Naftali S, Schroter RC, Shiner RJ, Elad D. Transport phenomena in the human nasal cavity: A computational model. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 26: 831-839, 1998.
  22. Ratnovsky A, Elad D, Zaretsky U, Shiner RJ. Assessment of global function of respiratory muscles. Physiological Measurements, 20: 37-51, 1999.
  23. Elad D. Biotransport in the human respiratory system. Technology and Health Care, 7: 271-284, 1999.
  24. Gefen A, Elad D, Shiner RJ. Analysis of stress distribution in the alveolar septa of normal and emphysematic lungs. Journal of Biomechanics, 32: 891-897, 1999.
  25. Elad D, Zaretsky U, Soffer G, Wolf M, Shiner RJ. Detection of upper airway obstructions by spectral analysis of breathing signals. ASME-BED, 42: 97-98, 1999.
  26. Shiner RJ, Elad D, Block C, Bar-Yishai E, Yemini Z, Kramer MR. Are filters necessary in pulmonary function tests? Recommendations of the Israeli Society for Pulmonary Diseases. Harefuah, 138: 314-5, 2000.
  27. Gefen A, Halpern P, Shiner RJ, Schroter RC, Elad D. Analysis of mechanical stresses within the alveolar septa leading to pulmonary edema. Technology and Health Care, 9: 257-267, 2001.
  28. Elad D, Soffer G, Zaretsky U, Wolf M, Shiner RJ. Time-frequency analysis of breathing signals: In vitro airway model. Technology and Health Care, 9: 269-280, 2001.
  29. Halpern P, Gefen A, Sorkine P, Elad D. Pulmonary oedema in SCUBA divers: pathophysiology and computed risk analysis. European Journal of Emergency Medicine, 10: 35-41, 2003.
  30. Ratnovsky A, Zaretsky U, Shiner RJ, Elad D. Integrated approach for in vivo evaluation of respirator muscles mechanics. Journal of Biomechanics, 36: 1771-1784, 2003.
  31. Wolf M, Naftali S, Schroter RC, Elad D. Air-conditioning characteristics of the human nose. The Journal of Laryngology & Otology, 118: 87-92, 2004.
  32. Muallem-Kalmovich L, Elad D, Zaretsky U, Adunsky A, Chetrit A, Sadetzki A, Segal S, Wolf M. Endonasal geometry changes in the elderly: Acoustic rhinometry measurements. The Journal of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 60: 396-398, 2005.
  33. Naftali S, Rosenfeld M, Wolf M, Elad D. The air-conditioning capacity of the human nose. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 33: 545-553, 2005.
  34. Ratnovsky A, Elad D. Anatomical model of the human trunk for analysis of respiratory muscles mechanics. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 148: 245-262, 2005.
  35. Ratnovsky A, Kramer MR, Elad D. Breathing power of respiratory muscles in single-lung transplanted emphysematic patients. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 148: 263-273, 2005.
  36. Elad D, Naftali S, Rosenfeld M, Wolf M. Physical stresses at the air-wall interface of the human nasal cavity during breathing, Journal of Applied Physiology, 100: 1003-1010, 2006.
  37. Ratnovsky A, Elad D, Izbicki G, Kramer MR. Mechanics of respiratory muscles in single-lung transplant, Respiration, 73: 642-650, 2006.
  38. Even-Tzur N, Elad D, Zaretsky U, Randell SH, Haklai R, Wolf M. Custom-designed wells and flow chamber for exposing air-liquid interface cultures to wall shear stress. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 34: 1890-1895, 2006.
  39. Perlovitch R, Gefen A, Elad D, Ratnovsky A, Kramer MR, Halpern P. Inspiratory muscles experience fatigue faster than the calf muscles during treadmill marching. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 156: 61-68, 2007.
  40. Even-Tzur N, Kloog Y, Wolf M, Elad D. Mucus secretion and cytoskeletal modifications in cultured nasal epithelial cells exposed to wall shear stresses. Biophysical Journal, 95: 2998-3008, 2008.
  41. Elad D, Schroter RC (Guest Editors; Special issue on Respiratory Biomechanics). Foreword: Respiratory Biomechanics. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology,163: 1-2, 2008.
  42. Ratnovsky A, Elad D, Halpern P. Mechanics of respiratory muscles. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 163: 82-89, 2008.
  43. Elad D, Wolf M, Keck T. Air-conditioning in the human nasal cavity. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 163: 121-127, 2008.
  44. Ratnovsky A, Hapern P, Elad D. Biomechanics of the respiratory muscles. Biomedical Engineering & Design Hanbbook, 2nd Ed., Ed. M. Kutz, Chapter 5, pp. 119-123, McGraw Hill, New York, 2009.
  45. Even-Tzur N, Zaretsky U, Grinberg O, Davidovich T, Kloog Y, Wolf M, Elad D. Climate chamber for environmentally controlled laboratory air flow experiments. Technology and Health Care, 18: 157-163, 2010.
  46. Even-Tzur N, Jaffa AJ, Gordon Z, Gottlieb R, Kloog Y, Einav S, Wolf M, Elad D. Air-liquid interface culture of nasal epithelial cells on denuded amniotic membranes. Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering, 3: 307-318, 2010.
  47. Even-Tzur Davidovitch N, Kloog Y, Wolf M, Elad D. Mechanophysical stimulation of mucin secretion in cultures of nasal epithelial cells. Biophysical Journal, 100: 2855-2864, 2011.
  48. Nadiv Y, Vachbroit R, Gefen A, Elad D, Zaretsky U, Moran D, Halpern P, Ratnovsky A. Evaluation of fatigue of respiratory and lower limb muscles during prolonged aerobic exercise. Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 28: 139-147, 2012.
  49. Ratnovsky A, Nadlin Carmeli Y, Elad D, Zaretsky U, Dollberg S, Mandel D. Analysis of facial and inspiratory muscles performance during breastfeeding. Technology and Health Care, 21: 511-520, 2013.
  50. Gora S, Yavin N, Elad D, Wolf M, Primov-Fever A. Computerized analysis of vocal folds vibration from laryngeal videostroboscopy. Journal of Voice, 2015, doi: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2015.05.021.
  51. Primov-Fever A, Zaretsky U, Elad D, Wolf M. Evaluation of nasal airway patency by analysis of breathing sounds. Acta Otolaryngologica, 136: 219-224, 2016, doi:10.3109/00016489.2015.1100325