Research Interest

  • Diabetic foot
  • Medical device design
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Wound healing

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Temperature as a Causative Factor in Diabetic Foot Ulceration: A Call to Revisit Ulcer Pathomechanics.
Yavuz M, Ersen A, Hartos J, Lavery LA, Wukich DK, Hirschman GB, Armstrong DG, Quiben MQ, Adams LS, J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 2018 Nov
Plantar Shear Stress in Individuals With a History of Diabetic Foot Ulcer: An Emerging Predictive Marker for Foot Ulceration.
Yavuz M, Ersen A, Hartos J, Schwarz B, Garrett AG, Lavery LA, Wukich DK, Adams LS, Diabetes Care 2017 02 40 2 e14-e15
Peak Plantar Shear and Pressure and Foot Ulcer Locations: A Call to Revisit Ulceration Pathomechanics.
Yavuz M, Master H, Garrett A, Lavery LA, Adams LS, Diabetes Care 2015 Nov 38 11 e184-5
Association Between Plantar Temperatures and Triaxial Stresses in Individuals With Diabetes.
Yavuz M, Brem RW, Glaros AG, Garrett A, Flyzik M, Lavery L, Davis BL, Hilario H, Adams LS, Diabetes Care 2015 Nov 38 11 e178-9
Temperature as a predictive tool for plantar triaxial loading.
Yavuz M, Brem RW, Davis BL, Patel J, Osbourne A, Matassini MR, Wood DA, Nwokolo IO, J Biomech 2014 Nov 47 15 3767-70
Plantar shear stress distribution in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: relevance to foot pain.
Yavuz M, Husni E, Botek G, Davis BL, J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 2010 Jul-Aug 100 4 265-9
Plantar shear stress distribution in athletic individuals with frictional foot blisters.
Yavuz M, Davis BL, J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 2010 Mar-Apr 100 2 116-20
Prediction of plantar shear stress distribution by artificial intelligence methods.
Yavuz M, Ocak H, Hetherington VJ, Davis BL, J Biomech Eng 2009 Sep 131 9 091007
Forefoot plantar shear stress distribution in hallux valgus patients.
Yavuz M, Hetherington VJ, Botek G, Hirschman GB, Bardsley L, Davis BL, Gait Posture 2009 Aug 30 2 257-9

Honors & Awards

  • Clinical Biomechanics Award, American Society of Biomechanics
    (2012)
  • Cleveland Clinic Graduate Student Fellowship Award
    (2008)