Oct 08, 2010 Oct 21, 2010, PART 2
Literature search for biomech* or locomot*

Helen J. Huang, PhD
Neuromechanics Laboratory
University of Colorado at Boulder
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- Some DOI links may not yet be available online.
- Articles with no volume, issue or page numbers indicate that the
article has not been published in paper form yet, but may be available
in electronic form through the publisher.

*This is part 2 of this week's lengthy update. It covers neural to the
picks of the fortnight.*
*See part 1 for bone to muscle.*


Afonso A, Blum A, Katz BFG, Tarroux P, Borst G, Denis M. Structural
properties of spatial representations in blind people: Scanning images
constructed from haptic exploration or from locomotion in a 3-D audio
virtual environment. Memory & Cognition 2010;38(5):591-604.

Chen SH, Yeh CH, Lin MYS, Kang CY, Chu CC, Chang FM et al. Premarin
improves outcomes of spinal cord injury in male rats through
stimulating both angiogenesis and neurogenesis. Critical Care Medicine

Iwamoto E, Taito S, Kawae T, Sekikawa K, Takahashi M, Inamizu T. The
neural influence on the occurrence of locomotor-respiratory
coordination. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology 2010;173(1):23-8.

Jankowska E, Edgley SA. Functional subdivision of feline spinal
interneurons in reflex pathways from group Ib and II muscle afferents;
an update. European Journal of Neuroscience 2010;32(6):881-93.

Lorentzen J, Grey MJ, Crone C, Mazevet D, Biering-Sorensen F, Nielsen
JB. Distinguishing active from passive components of ankle plantar
flexor stiffness in stroke, spinal cord injury and multiple sclerosis.
Clinical Neurophysiology 2010;121(11):1939-51.

Osada T, Watanabe M, Hasuo A, Imai M, Suyama K, Sakai D et al.
Efficacy of the coadministration of granulocyte colony-stimulating
factor and stem cell factor in the activation of intrinsic cells after
spinal cord injury in mice. Journal of Neurosurgery-Spine

Pinto CMA, Machado JAT. Fractional central pattern generators for
bipedal locomotion. Nonlinear Dynamics 2010;62(1-2):27-37.

Robertson RM, Bjornfors ER, Sillar KT. Long-lasting effects of
chemical hypoxia on spinal cord function in tadpoles. Neuroreport

Stefanucci JK, Geuss MN. Duck! Scaling the height of a horizontal
barrier to body height. Attention Perception & Psychophysics

Tsang EW, Hamani C, Moro E, Mazzella F, Poon YY, Lozano AM et al.
Involvement of the human pedunculopontine nucleus region in voluntary
movements. Neurology 2010;75(11):950-9.


Chuong C, Towns R, Eberhart R, Mosier E, Zimmern P. Development of a
biomechanical finite element model to predict prolapsed anterior
vaginal wall compartment properties. International Urogynecology
Journal 2010;21:95.

Gabriel B, Rubod C, Brieu M, Dedet B, deLandsheere L, Delmas V et al.
Vagina, abdominal skin, and aponeurosis: do they have similar
biomechanical properties? International Urogynecology Journal


Idler C, Rolfe KW, Gorek JE. Accuracy of percutaneous lumbar pedicle
screw placement using the oblique or "owl's-eye" view and novel
guidance technology. Journal of Neurosurgery-Spine 2010;13(4):509-15.

Jang SH, Hong JT, Kim IS, Yeo IS, Son BC, Lee SW. C7 Posterior
Fixation Using Intralaminar Screws : Early Clinical and Radiographic
Outcome. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 2010;48(2):129-33.

Kretzer RM, Hu N, Umekoji H, Sciubba DM, Jallo GI, McAfee PC et al.
The effect of spinal instrumentation on kinematics at the
cervicothoracic junction: emphasis on soft-tissue response in an in
vitro human cadaveric model. Journal of Neurosurgery-Spine

Kumar K, Nguyen R, Bishop S. A Comparative Analysis of the Results of
Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty in Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression
Fractures. Neurosurgery 2010;67(3):171-88.

Liu GM, Li YQ, Xu CJ, Zhu XM, Liu Y. Feasibility of vertebral internal
fixation using deer and sheep as animal models. Chinese Medical
Journal 2010;123(17):2379-83.

Paxinos O, Tsitsopoulos PP, Zindrick MR, Voronov LI, Lorenz MA, Havey
RM et al. Evaluation of pullout strength and failure mechanism of
posterior instrumentation in normal and osteopenic thoracic vertebrae.
Journal of Neurosurgery-Spine 2010;13(4):469-76.

So EC. Facial Nerve Paralysis After Cervical Traction. American
Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 2010;89(10):849-53.

Yoshida G, Kamiya M, Yoshihara H, Kanemura T, Kato F, Yukawa Y et al.
Subaxial sagittal alignment and adjacent-segment degeneration after
atlantoaxial fixation performed using C-1 lateral mass and C-2 pedicle
screws or transarticular screws. Journal of Neurosurgery-Spine


Kolb W, Guhlmann H, Windisch C, Marx F, Koller H, Kolb K. Fixation of
Periprosthetic Femur Fractures Above Total Knee Arthroplasty With the
Less Invasive Stabilization System: A Midterm Follow-Up Study. Journal
of Trauma-Injury Infection and Critical Care 2010;69(3):670-6.

Olsen M, Lewis PM, Waddell JP, Schemitsch EH. A Biomechanical
Investigation of Implant Alignment and Femoral Neck Notching With the
Birmingham Mid-Head Resection. Journal of Arthroplasty

Rauh PB, Clancy WG, Jasper LE, Curl LA, Belkoff S, Moorman CT.
Biomechanical evaluation of two reconstruction techniques for
posterolateral instability of the knee. Journal of Bone and Joint
Surgery-British Volume 2010;92B(10):1460-5.

Sagan ML, Datta JC, Olney BW, Lansford TJ, McIff TE. Residual
Deformity After Treatment of Pediatric Femur Fractures With Flexible
Titanium Nails. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2010;30(7):638-43.

Tecklenburg K, Feller JA, Whitehead TS, Webster KE, Elzarka A. Outcome
of surgery for recurrent patellar dislocation based on the distance of
the tibial tuberosity to the trochlear groove. Journal of Bone and
Joint Surgery-British Volume 2010;92B(10):1376-80.


Goodworth A.D., Peterka R.J. (2010). Influence of Frontal Plane Stance
Width on Sensory Reweighting and Coordination in Human Balance
Control. Journal of Neurophysiology, 104, 1103-18.

McCrory JL, Chambers AJ, Daftary A, Redfern MS. Dynamic postural
stability during advancing pregnancy. Journal of Biomechanics


Klodd E, Hansen A, Fatone S, Edwards M. Effects of prosthetic foot
forefoot flexibility on oxygen cost and subjective preference rankings
of unilateral transtibial prosthesis users. Journal of Rehabilitation
Research and Development 2010;47(6):543-52.


Huang QA, Yu ZG, Zhang WM, Xu W, Chen XC. Design and similarity
evaluation on humanoid motion based on human motion capture. Robotica

Moslemi AA, Krueger PS. Propulsive efficiency of a biomorphic
pulsed-jet underwater vehicle. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics 2010;5(3).

Phelan C, Tangorra J, Lauder G, Hale M. A biorobotic model of the
sunfish pectoral fin for investigations of fin sensorimotor control.
Bioinspiration & Biomimetics 2010;5(3).


Araujo L, Pereira S, Gatti R, Freitas E, Jacomel G, Roesler H et al.
Analysis of the lateral push-off in the freestyle flip turn. Journal
of Sports Sciences 2010;28(11):1175-81.

Bjorklund G, Stoggl T, Holmberg HC. Biomechanically Influenced
Differences in O-2 Extraction in Diagonal Skiing: Arm versus Leg.
Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 2010;42(10):1899-908.

Bohannon RW, Smutnick J. Pelvifemoral Kinematics While Ascending
Single Steps of Different Heights. Journal of Applied Biomechanics

Carpes FP, Diefenthaeler F, Bini RR, Stefanyshyn D, Faria IE, Mota CB.
Does leg preference affect muscle activation and efficiency? Journal
of Electromyography and Kinesiology 2010;20(6):1230-6.

Caspersen C, Berthelsen PA, Eik M, Pakozdi C, Kjendlie PL. Added mass
in human swimmers: Age and gender differences. Journal of Biomechanics

Chu YC, Sell TC, Lephart SM. The relationship between biomechanical
variables and driving performance during the golf swing. Journal of
Sports Sciences 2010;28(11):1251-9.

de Carvalho T, Mozerle A, Ulbrich AZ, de Andrade AL, de Moraes EEC, de
Mara LS. Evaluation of the Musculoskeletal System of Patients in
Cardiopulmonary and Metabolic Rehabilitation Programs. Arquivos
Brasileiros De Cardiologia 2010;95(2):258-63.

Ford KR, Shapiro R, Myer GD, Van den Bogert AJ, Hewett TE.
Longitudinal Sex Differences during Landing in Knee Abduction in Young
Athletes. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise

Katis A, Kellis E. Three-dimensional kinematics and ground reaction
forces during the instep and outstep soccer kicks in pubertal players.
Journal of Sports Sciences 2010;28(11):1233-41.

Kirchhoff C, Imhoff AB. Posterosuperior and anterosuperior impingement
of the shoulder in overhead athletes-evolving concepts. International
Orthopaedics 2010;34(7):1049-58.


Barros RM, Matos MA, Neto AAF, Benegas E, Guarniero R, Pereira CAM et
al. Biomechanical evaluation on tendon reinsertion by comparing
trans-osseous suture and suture anchor at different stages of healing:
Experimental study on rabbits. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Escamilla RF, Zheng NQ, Macleod TD, Imamura R, Edwards WB, Hreljac A
et al. Cruciate Ligament Forces between Short-Step and Long-Step
Forward Lunge. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise

Jacques P, Lambrecht S, Verheugen E, Lories RJ, Kollias G, Verbruggen
G et al. Biomechanical stretch is a key initiating event in the
development of enthesitis in murine spondyloarthritis. Clinical and
Experimental Rheumatology 2010;28(4):606-.

Kim JJ, Kim CW. Posterior cruciate ligament (pcl) reconstruction by
transtibial tunnel: suggestions of lengthening and slippage ratio.
International Journal of Modern Physics B 2010;24(15-16):2579-84.

McLean SG, Beaulieu ML. Complex Integrative Morphological and
Mechanical Contributions to ACL Injury Risk. Exercise and Sport
Sciences Reviews 2010;38(4):192-200.

Meyer DC, Koch PP, Snedeker JG, Farshad M. Dynamic loss of pressure on
ACL hamstring grafts - an explanation for poor biomechanical
performance with interference screw fixation. Swiss Medical Weekly

Pujol N, Fong O, Karoubi M, Beaufils P, Boisrenoult P. Technics in ACL
double bundle reconstructions: a review. Minerva Ortopedica E
Traumatologica 2010;61(4):319-24.

Quatman CE, Quatman-Yates CC, Hewett TE. A 'Plane' Explanation of
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury Mechanisms A Systematic Review.
Sports Medicine 2010;40(9):729-46.

Turk YC, Guney A, Oner M, Halici M. Biomechanical Properties of a New
Multilocking Loop Peripheral Suture Technique for the Repair of Flexor
Tendons A Comparative Experimental Study. Annals of Plastic Surgery

Van De Velde SK, Li G, Oh LS, Robertson WJ, Gill T, Gill TJ. The
improvement of outcomes in posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction:
a case for joint biomechanics. Minerva Ortopedica E Traumatologica

von der Heide N, Ebneter L, Behrend H, Stutz G, Kuster M. Introduction
of a new fixation method for free tendon fixation in
ACL-Reconstruction - A biomechanical study. Swiss Medical Weekly


Agnarsson I, Kuntner M, Blackledge TA. Bioprospecting Finds the
Toughest Biological Material: Extraordinary Silk from a Giant Riverine
Orb Spider. Plos One 2010;5(9).

Albro MB, Li R, Banerjee RE, Hung CT, Ateshian GA. Validation of
theoretical framework explaining active solute uptake in dynamically
loaded porous media. Journal of Biomechanics 2010;43(12):2267-73.

Alexander TH, Sage AB, Chen AC, Schumacher BL, Shelton E, Masuda K et
al. Insulin-like Growth Factor-I and Growth Differentiation Factor-5
Promote the Formation of Tissue-Engineered Human Nasal Septal
Cartilage. Tissue Engineering Part C-Methods 2010;16(5):1213-21.

Bichara DA, Zhao X, Hwang NS, Bodugoz-Senturk H, Yaremchuk MJ,
Randolph MA et al. Porous Poly(vinyl alcohol)-Alginate Gel Hybrid
Construct for Neocartilage Formation Using Human Nasoseptal Cells.
Journal of Surgical Research 2010;163(2):331-6.

Buselli E, Pensabene V, Castrataro P, Valdastri P, Menciassi A, Dario
P. Evaluation of friction enhancement through soft polymer
micro-patterns in active capsule endoscopy. Measurement Science &
Technology 2010;21(10).

Chen G, Hu YR, Wan H, Xia L, Li JH, Yang F et al. Functional recovery
following traumatic spinal cord injury mediated by a unique polymer
scaffold seeded with neural stem cells and Schwann cells. Chinese
Medical Journal 2010;123(17):2424-31.

Choo S, Marti G, Nastai M, Mallalieu J, Shermak MA. Biomechanical
Properties of Skin in Massive Weight Loss Patients. Obesity Surgery

Ding T, Yang HL, Maltenfort M, Xie RJ. Silk fibroin added to calcium
phosphate cement to prevent severe cardiovascular complications.
Medical Science Monitor 2010;16(9):HY23-HY6.

Fan JA, Xiao ZF, Zhang HT, Chen B, Tang GQ, Hou XL et al. Linear
Ordered Collagen Scaffolds Loaded with Collagen-Binding Neurotrophin-3
Promote Axonal Regeneration and Partial Functional Recovery after
Complete Spinal Cord Transection. Journal of Neurotrauma

Fudge DS, Hillis S, Levy N, Gosline JM. Hagfish slime threads as a
biomimetic model for high performance protein fibres. Bioinspiration &
Biomimetics 2010;5(3).

Giesinger K, Yates P, Stoffel K, Ebneter L, Day R, Kuster MS. Can
plate osteosynthesis of stable femoral periprosthethic fractures cause
early cement mantle failure around the hip stem? A biomechanical
evaluation. Swiss Medical Weekly 2010;140(23-24):18S-S.

Greene JJ, Watson D. Septal Cartilage Tissue Engineering: New
Horizons. Facial Plastic Surgery 2010;26(5):396-404.

Hillel AT, Elisseeff JH. Embryonic Progenitor Cells in Adipose Tissue
Engineering. Facial Plastic Surgery 2010;26(5):405-12.

Kroese-Deutman HC, Wolke JGC, Spauwen PHM, Jansen JA. Torque Test
Measurement in Segmental Bone Defects Using Porous Calcium Phosphate
Cement Implants. Tissue Engineering Part C-Methods 2010;16(5):1051-8.

Nieuwenhuijse MJ, Muijs SPJ, van Erkel AR, Dijkstra SPD. A Clinical
Comparative Study on Low Versus Medium Viscosity PolyMethylMetAcrylate
Bone Cement in Percutaneous Vertebroplasty Viscosity Associated With
Cement Leakage. Spine 2010;35(20):E1037-E44.

Ozog Y, Konstantinovic ML, De Ridder D, Mazza E, Deprest J. Weight of
polypropylene mesh is not the only property defining in vivo mesh
biomechanics. International Urogynecology Journal 2010;21:47.

Sergent F, Desilles N, Lacoume Y, Tuech JJ, Marie JP, Bunel C.
Biomechanical analysis of polypropylene prosthetic implants for hernia
repair: an experimental study. American Journal of Surgery

Shimomura K, Ando W, Tateishi K, Nansai R, Fujie H, Hart DA et al. The
influence of skeletal maturity on allogenic synovial mesenchymal stem
cell-based repair of cartilage in a large animal model. Biomaterials

Wang J, Liu XH, Jin XB, Ma HY, Hu JA, Ni LX et al. The odontogenic
differentiation of human dental pulp stem cells on nanofibrous
poly(L-lactic acid) scaffolds in vitro and in vivo. Acta Biomaterialia


Rupp JD, Flannagan CAC, Hoff CN, Cunningham RM. Effects of
osteoporosis on AIS 3+injury risk in motor-vehicle crashes. Accident
Analysis and Prevention 2010;42(6):2140-3.

Xiao M, Ivancic PC. WHIPS Seat and Occupant Motions During Simulated
Rear Crashes. Traffic Injury Prevention 2010;11(5):514-21.


Meij BP, Bergknut N. Degenerative Lumbosacral Stenosis in Dogs.
Veterinary Clinics of North America-Small Animal Practice

Pluk A, Bahr C, Leroy T, Poursaberi A, Song X, Vranken E et al.
Evaluation of step overlap as an automatic measure in dairy cow
locomotion. Transactions of the Asabe 2010;53(4):1305-12.

Sliwa E. 2-Oxoglutaric acid administration diminishes
fundectomy-induced osteopenia in pigs. Journal of Animal Physiology
and Animal Nutrition 2010;94(5):e86-e95.

van der Linde C, de Jong G, Koenen EPC, Eding H. Claw health index for
Dutch dairy cattle based on claw trimming and conformation data.
Journal of Dairy Science 2010;93(10):4883-91.


Chang DTW, Pantcheva MB, Noecker RJ. Corneal Thickness and Intraocular
Pressure in Edematous Corneas Before and After Descemet Stripping With
Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty. Cornea 2010;29(10):1125-30.

Ren RJ, Li B, Gao F, Li LQ, Xu XL, Wang NL et al. Central corneal
thickness, lamina cribrosa and peripapillary scleral histomorphometry
in non-glaucomatous chinese eyes. Graefes Archive for Clinical and
Experimental Ophthalmology 2010;248(11):1579-85.

Wasielica-Poslednik J, Berisha F, Aliyeva S, Pfeiffer N, Hoffmann EM.
Reproducibility of ocular response analyzer measurements and their
correlation with central corneal thickness. Graefes Archive for
Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 2010;248(11):1617-22.


Bakkan N, Boysen ME, Line PD, Aasen S. Radiological analysis of
swallowing and functional outcomes after hypopharyngo-laryngectomy
with reconstruction using a jejunal autograft. Acta Oto-Laryngologica

Doro CJ, Forward DP, Kim H, Nascone JW, Sciadini MF, Hsieh AH et al.
Does 2.5 cm of Symphyseal Widening Differentiate Anteroposterior
Compression I From Anteroposterior Compression II Pelvic Ring
Injuries? Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 2010;24(10):610-5.

Ezure T, Amano S. Increased subcutaneous adipose tissue impairs dermal
function in diet-induced obese mice. Experimental Dermatology

Levi K, Kwan A, Rhines AS, Gorcea M, Moore DJ, Dauskardt RH. Emollient
molecule effects on the drying stresses in human stratum corneum.
British Journal of Dermatology 2010;163(4):695-703.

Qi Y, McAlpine MC. Nanotechnology-enabled flexible and biocompatible
energy harvesting. Energy & Environmental Science 2010;3(9):1275-85.

Roth S, Raul JS, Willinger R. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and
Biomedical Engineering (vol 11, pg 16, 2008). Computer Methods in
Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering 2010;13(5):647-.

Spagnolie SE, Lauga E. Jet propulsion without inertia. Physics of
Fluids 2010;22(8). 10.1063/1.3469786

Watson GS, Cribb BW, Watson JA. Experimental determination of the
efficiency of nanostructuring on non-wetting legs of the water
strider. Acta Biomaterialia 2010;6(10):4060-4.

Yang Z, Dolber PC, Fraser MO. Simultaneous multi-position urethral
biomechanics: the effects of diabetes on urethral biomechanical
properties in the rat. International Urogynecology Journal 2010;21:63.


Brabek J, Mierke CT, Rosel D, Vesely P, Fabry B. The role of the
tissue microenvironment in the regulation of cancer cell motility and
invasion. Cell Communication and Signaling 2010;8. 10.1186/1478-811x-8-22

Neumann WP, Medbo L. Ergonomic and technical aspects in the redesign
of material supply systems: Big boxes vs. narrow bins. International
Journal of Industrial Ergonomics 2010;40(5):541-8.

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The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
-Dr. Seuss