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07-13-2003, 11:58 AM
Sorry for the long list this time; I was away at the International Society
of Biomechanics Congress in New Zealand. Here are three weeks' worth of
literature search for biomech* or locomot*.
Dan Ferris
Univ. of Michigan


Hoffmann B. Chabbert B. Monties B. Speck T.
Mechanical, chemical and X-ray analysis of wood in the two tropical lianas
Bauhinia guianensis and Condylocarpon guianense: variations during
Planta. 217(1):32-40, 2003 May.

Burgert I. Okuyama T. Yamamoto H.
Generation of radial growth stresses in the big rays of konara oak trees
Journal of Wood Science. 49(2):131-134, 2003.

Baird ME. Walker SJ. Wallace BB. Webster IT. Parslow JS.
The use of mechanistic descriptions of algal growth and zooplankton
grazing in an estuarine eutrophication model
Estuarine Coastal & Shelf Science. 56(3-4):685-695, 2003 Mar.


Fahrner KA. Ryu WS. Berg HC.
Biomechanics: Bacterial flagellar switching under load
Nature. 423(6943):938, 2003 Jun 26.


Rafferty KL. Herring SW. Marshall CD.
Biomechanics of the rostrum and the role of facial sutures
Journal of Morphology. 257(1):33-44, 2003 Jul.

Plaut I. Chen T.
How small puffers (Teleostei : Tetraodontidae) swim
Ichthyological Research. 50(2):149-153, 2003 May 23.

Cant JGH. Youlatos D. Rose MD.
Suspensory locomotion of Lagothrix lagothricha and Ateles belzebuth in
Yasuni National Park, Ecuador
Journal of Human Evolution. 44(6):685-699, 2003 Jun.

DeGusta D. Vrba E.
A method for inferring paleohabitats from the functional morphology of
bovid astragali
Journal of Archaeological Science. 30(8):1009-1022, 2003 Aug.

Taraborelli P. Corbalan V. Giannoni S.
Locomotion and escape modes in rodents of the Monte desert (Argentina)
Ethology. 109(6):475-485, 2003 Jun.

Shine R. Bonnet X. Cogger HG.
Antipredator tactics of amphibious sea-snakes (Serpentes, Laticaudidae)
Ethology. 109(6):533-542, 2003 Jun.

Marden JH. Thomas MA.
Rowing locomotion by a stonefly that possesses the ancestral pterygote
condition of co-occurring wings and abdominal gills
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 79(2):341-349, 2003 Jun.

Kafkafi N. Pagis M. Lipkind D. Mayo CL. Bemjamini Y. Golani I. Elmer
Darting behavior: a quantitative movement pattern designed for
discrimination and replicability in mouse locomotor behavior
Behavioural Brain Research. 142(1-2):193-205, 2003 Jun 16.


Cortes J. Martinez S.
The consistency problem in optimal control: The degenerate case
Reports on Mathematical Physics. 51(2-3):171-186, 2003 Apr-Jun.


Makhsous M. Lin F. Hendrix RW. Hepler M. Zhang LQ.
Sitting with adjustable ischial and back supports: Biomechanical changes
Spine. 28(11):1113-1121, 2003 Jun 1.

Langrana NA.
Sitting with adjustable ischial and back supports: Biomechanical changes -
Point of view
Spine. 28(11):1121-1122, 2003 Jun 1.

Carrigan SD. Whiteside RA. Pichora DR. Small CF.
Development of a three-dimensional finite element model for carpal load
transmission in a static neutral posture
Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 31(6):718-725, 2003 Jun.

Kong YK. Freivalds A.
Evaluation of meat-hook handle shapes
International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 32(1):13-23, 2003 Jul.

Kingma I. Delleman NJ. van Dieen JH.
The effect of ship accelerations on three-dimensional low back loading
during lifting and pulling activities
International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 32(1):51-63, 2003 Jul.

Solomonow M. Hatipkarasulu S. Zhou BH. Baratta RV. Aghazadeh F.
Biomechanics and electromyography of a common idiopathic low back disorder
Spine. 28(12):1235-1248, 2003 Jun 15.

Hodges PW.
Core stability exercise in chronic low back pain
Orthopedic Clinics of North America. 34(2):245-+, 2003 Apr.

Aekbote K. Schuster PJ. Kankanala SV. Sundararajan S. Rouhana SW.
The biomechanical aspects of pedestrian protection
International Journal of Vehicle Design. 32(1-2):28-52, 2003.

Yoganandan N. Pintar FA.
Biomechanics of human head-neck in rear impacts
International Journal of Vehicle Design. 32(1-2):53-67, 2003.

Nuckley DJ. Van Nausdle JA. Raynak GC. Eck MP. Perry CE. Harrington
RM. Ching RP.
Examining the relationship between whiplash kinematics and a direct
neurologic injury mechanism
International Journal of Vehicle Design. 32(1-2):68-83, 2003.

Youn Y.
Neck injuries in low speed frontal collisions
International Journal of Vehicle Design. 32(1-2):84-93, 2003.

Yang KH. King AI.
A limited review of finite element models developed for brain injury
biomechanics research
International Journal of Vehicle Design. 32(1-2):116-129, 2003.


Griffin TM. Roberts TJ. Kram R.
Metabolic cost of generating muscular force in human walking: insights
from load-carrying and speed experiments
Journal of Applied Physiology. 95(1):172-183, 2003 Jul.

Buzzi UH. Stergiou N. Kurz MJ. Hageman PA. Heidel J.
Nonlinear dynamics indicates aging affects variability during gait
Clinical Biomechanics. 18(5):435-443, 2003 Jun.

McCann DJ. Adams WC.
The size-independent oxygen cost of running
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 35(6):1049-1056, 2003 Jun.

Frigo C. Carabalona R. Mura MD. Negrini S.
The upper body segmental movements during walking by young females
Clinical Biomechanics. 18(5):419-425, 2003 Jun.

Sacco ICN. Amadio AC.
Influence of the diabetic neuropathy on the behavior of electromyographic
and sensorial responses in treadmill gait
Clinical Biomechanics. 18(5):426-434, 2003 Jun.

Sadeghi H.
Local or global asymmetry in gait of people without impairments
Gait & Posture. 17(3):197-204, 2003 Jun.

Fantozzi S. Benedetti MG. Leardini A. Banks SA. Cappello A. Assirelli
D. Catani F.
Fluoroscopic and gait analysis of the functional performance in stair
ascent of two total knee replacement designs
Gait & Posture. 17(3):225-234, 2003 Jun.

Threlkeld AJ. Cooper LD. Monger BP. Craven AN. Haupt HG.
Temporospatial and kinematic gait alterations during treadmill walking
with body weight suspension
Gait & Posture. 17(3):235-245, 2003 Jun.

Yamasaki T. Nomura T. Sato S.
Possible functional roles of phase resetting during walking
Biological Cybernetics. 88(6):468-496, 2003 Jun.

Cromwell RL.
Movement strategies for head stabilization during incline walking
Gait & Posture. 17(3):246-253, 2003 Jun.

Lamoureux E. Sparrow WA. Murphy A. Newton RU.
The effects of improved strength on obstacle negotiation in
community-living older adults
Gait & Posture. 17(3):273-283, 2003 Jun.

Catani F. Benedetti MG. De Felice R. Buzzi R. Giannini S. Aglietti P.
Mobile and fixed bearing total knee prosthesis functional comparison
during stair climbing
Clinical Biomechanics. 18(5):410-418, 2003 Jun.

West BJ. Scafetta N.
Nonlinear dynamical model of human gait - art. no. 051917
Physical Review E. 6705(5 Part 1):1917, 2003 May.

Nomura K. Takei Y. Yanagida Y.
Comparison of cardio-locomotor synchronization during running and cycling
European Journal of Applied Physiology. 89(3-4):221-229, 2003 May.


Es'kov VM. Papshev VA. Es'kov VV. Zharkov DA.
Measuring biomechanical parameters of human extremity tremor
Measurement Techniques. 46(1):93-99, 2003 Jan.

Whishaw IQ. Li K. Whishaw PA. Gorny B. Metz GA.
Distinct forelimb and hind limb stepping impairments in unilateral
dopamine-depleted rats: use of the rotorod as a method for the qualitative
analysis of skilled walking
Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 126(1):13-23, 2003 Jun 15.


Wirth O. Gregory EW. Cutlip RG. Miller GR.
Control and quantitation of voluntary weight-lifting performance of rats
Journal of Applied Physiology. 95(1):402-412, 2003 Jul.

Yanagi T. Shiba N. Maeda T. Iwasa K. Umezu Y. Tagawa Y. Matsuo S.
Nagata K. Yamamoto T. Basford JR.
Agonist contractions against electrically stimulated antagonists
Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 84(6):843-848, 2003 Jun.

Kruse K. Julicher F.
Self-organization and mechanical properties of active filament bundles -
art. no. 051913
Physical Review E. 6705(5 Part 1):1913, 2003 May.

Pellegrino MA. Canepari M. Rossi R. D'Antona G. Reggiani C.
Bottinelli R.
Orthologous myosin isoforms and scaling of shortening velocity with body
size in mouse, rat, rabbit and human muscles
Journal of Physiology-London. 546(3):677-689, 2003 Feb 1.

Moseley GL. Hodges PW. Gandevia SC.
External perturbation of the trunk in standing humans differentially
activates components of the medial back muscles
Journal of Physiology-London. 547(2):581-587, 2003 Mar 1.

Petersen P. Gao CW. Arendt-Nielsen L. Gregersen H. Drewes AM.
Pain intensity and biomechanical responses during ramp-controlled
distension of the human rectum
Digestive Diseases & Sciences. 48(7):1310-1316, 2003 Jul.


Butt SJB. Kiehn O.
Functional identification of Interneurons responsible for left-right
coordination of hindlimbs in mammals
Neuron. 38(6):953-963, 2003 Jun 19.

Cangiano L. Grillner S.
Fast and slow locomotor burst generation in the hemispinal cord of the
Journal of Neurophysiology. 89(6):2931-2942, 2003 Jun.

Ivashko DG. Prilutsky BI. Markin SN. Chapin JK. Rybak IA.
Modeling the spinal cord neural circuitry controlling cat hindlimb
movement during locomotion
Neurocomputing. 52-4:621-629, 2003 Jun.

Kalb RG.
Getting the spinal cord to think for itself
Archives of Neurology. 60(6):805-808, 2003 Jun.

Cavalleri P. Sabatini SP. Solari F. Bisio GM.
Centric-minded templates for self-motion perception
Vision Research. 43(13):1473-1493, 2003 Jun.

Takakusaki K. Habaguchi T. Ohtinata-Sugimoto J. Saitoh K. Sakamoto T.
Basal ganglia efferents to the brainstem centers controlling postural
muscle tone and locomotion: A new concept for understanding motor
disorders in basal ganglia dysfunction
Neuroscience. 119(1):293-308, 2003.

Varejao ASP. Cabrita AM. Meek MF. Bulas-Cruz J. Filipe VM. Gabriel
RC. Ferreira AJ. Geuna S. Winter DA.
Ankle kinematics to evaluate functional recovery in crushed rat sciatic
Muscle & Nerve. 27(6):706-714, 2003 Jun.

Hultborn H.
Changes in neuronal properties and spinal reflexes during development of
spasticity following spinal cord lesions and stroke: Studies in animal
models and patients
Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 35(Suppl 41):46-55, 2003 May.

Getchell N. Whitall J.
How do children coordinate simultaneous upper and lower extremity tasks?
The development of dual motor task coordination
Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 85(2):120-140, 2003 Jun.


Lin CL. Wang JC.
Nonlinear finite element analysis of a splinted implant with various
connectors and occlusal forces
International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants. 18(3):331-340,
2003 May-Jun.

Tada S. Stegaroiu R. Kitamura E. Miyakawa O. Kusakari H.
Influence of implant design and bone quality on stress/strain distribution
in bone around implants: A 3-dimensional finite element analysis
International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants. 18(3):357-368,
2003 May-Jun.

Stenport VF. Johansson CB. Sawase T. Yamasaki Y. Oida S.
FGF-(4) and titanium implants: a pilot study in rabbit bone
Clinical Oral Implants Research. 14(3):363-368, 2003 Jun.

Jiang Y. Spears IR. Macho GA.
An investigation into fractured surfaces of enamel of modern human teeth:
a combined SEM and computer visualisation study
Archives of Oral Biology. 48(6):449-457, 2003 Jun.

Kuhlberg AJ. Priebe D.
Testing force systems and biomechanics - Measured tooth movements from
differential moment closing loops
Angle Orthodontist. 73(3):270-280, 2003 Jun.

Kaban LB. Thurmuller R. Troulis MJ. Giowacki J. Wahl D. Linke B.
Rahn B. Perrott DH.
Correlation of biomechanical stiffness with plain radiographic and
ultrasound data in an experimental mandibular distraction wound
International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. 32(3):296-304, 2003

Araujo E. Souki M.
Bolton anterior tooth size discrepancies among different malocclusion
Angle Orthodontist. 73(3):307-313, 2003 Jun.


Michener LA. McClure PW. Karduna AR.
Anatomical and biomechanical mechanisms of subacromial impingement
Clinical Biomechanics. 18(5):369-379, 2003 Jun.

Feipel V. Berghe MV. Rooze MA.
No effects of cervical spine motion on cranial dura mater strain
Clinical Biomechanics. 18(5):389-392, 2003 Jun.

Hunt MA. Sanderson DJ. Moffet H. Inglis JT.
Biomechanical changes elicited by an anterior cruciate ligament deficiency
during steady rate cycling
Clinical Biomechanics. 18(5):393-400, 2003 Jun.

Huang TH. Lin SC. Chang FL. Hsieh SS. Liu SH. Yang RS.
Effects of different exercise modes on mineralization, structure, and
biomechanical properties of growing bone
Journal of Applied Physiology. 95(1):300-307, 2003 Jul.

Shakoor N. Hurwitz DE. Block JA. Shott S. Case JP.
Asymmetric knee loading in advanced unilateral hip osteoarthritis
Arthritis & Rheumatism. 48(6):1556-1561, 2003 Jun.

Shin SJ. Fermor B. Weinberg JB. Pisetsky DS. Guilak F.
Regulation of matrix turnover in meniscal explants: role of mechanical
stress, interleukin-1, and nitric oxide
Journal of Applied Physiology. 95(1):308-313, 2003 Jul.

Stork CK. Canivet P. Baidak AA. Balligand MH.
Evaluation of a nontoxic rigid polymer as connecting bar in external
skeletal fixators
Veterinary Surgery. 32(3):262-268, 2003 May-Jun.

Gardner TN. Mishra S.
The biomechanical environment of a bone fracture and its influence upon
the morphology of healing
Medical Engineering & Physics. 25(6):455-464, 2003 Jul.

Gefen A.
Plantar soft tissue loading under the medial metatarsals in the standing
diabetic foot
Medical Engineering & Physics. 25(6):491-499, 2003 Jul.

Asthagiri AR. Dumont AS. Sheehan JM.
Acute and long-term management of sports-related closed head injuries
Clinics in Sports Medicine. 22(3):559-+, 2003 Jul.

Gilliland MGF.
Biomechanics and neuropathology of adult and paediatric head injury
British Journal of Neurosurgery. 17(2):201, 2003 Apr.

Ommaya AK.
Biomechanics and neuropathology of adult and paediatric head injury -
British Journal of Neurosurgery. 17(2):201, 2003 Apr.

Truumees E. Demetropoulos CK. Yang KH. Herkowitz HN.
Effects of a cervical compression plate on graft forces in an anterior
cervical discectomy model
Spine. 28(11):1097-1102, 2003 Jun 1.

Fini M. Savarino L. Aldini NN. Martini L. Glavaresi G. Rizzi G.
Martini D. Ruggeri A. Giunti A. Giardino R.
Biomechanical and histomorphometric investigations on two morphologically
differing titanium surfaces with and without fluorohydroxyapatite coating:
an experimental study in sheep tibiae
Biomaterials. 24(19):3183-3192, 2003 Aug.

Natarajan RN. Garretson RB. Biyani A. Lim TH. Andersson GBJ. An HS.
Effects of slip severity and loading directions on the stability of
isthmic spondylolisthesis: A finite element model study
Spine. 28(11):1103-1112, 2003 Jun 1.

Korhonen RK. Saarakkala S. Toyras J. Laasanen MS. Kiviranta K.
Jurvelin JS.
Experimental and numerical validation for the novel configuration of an
arthroscopic indentation instrument
Physics in Medicine & Biology. 48(11):1565-1576, 2003 Jun 7.

Bronson DG. Ross JD. Toombs JP. Welch RD.
Influence of the connecting rod on the biomechanical properties of five
external skeletal fixation configurations
Veterinary & Comparative Orthopaedics & Traumatology. 16(2):82-87, 2003.

Ferrara LA. Secor JL. Jin BH. Wakefield A. Inceoglu S. Benzel EC.
A biomechanical comparison of facet screw fixation and pedicle screw
fixation - Effects of short-term and long-term repetitive cycling
Spine. 28(12):1226-1234, 2003 Jun 15.

Papagelopoulos PJ. Currier BL. Neale PG. Hokari Y. Berglund LJ.
Larson DR. Fisher DR. An KN.
Biomechanical evaluation of posterior screw fixation in cadaveric cervical
Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research. (411):13-24, 2003 Jun.

Lambiris E. Zouboulis P. Tyllianakis M. Panagiotopoulos E.
Anterior surgery for unstable lower cervical spine injuries
Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research. (411):61-69, 2003 Jun.

Currier BL. Papagelopoulos PJ. Neale PG. Andreshak JL. Hokari Y.
Berglund LJ. Larson DR. Fisher DR. An KN.
Biomechanical evaluation of new posterior occipitocervical instrumentation
Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research. (411):103-115, 2003 Jun.

Epstein NE.
Laminectomy for cervical myelopathy
Spinal Cord. 41(6):317-327, 2003 Jun.

Hielm-Bjorkman AK. Kuusela E. Liman A. Markkola A. Saarto E. Huttunen
P. Leppaluoto J. Tulamo RM. Raekallio M.
Evaluation of methods for assessment of pain associated with chronic
osteoarthritis in dogs
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 222(11):1552-1558,
2003 Jun 1.

Haft GF. Heiner AD. Dorr LD. Brown TD. Callaghan JJ.
A biomechanical analysis of polyethylene liner cementation into a fixed
metal acetabular shell
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery - American Volume. 85A(6):1100-1110, 2003

Connolly LP. d'Hemecourt PA. Connolly SA. Drubach LA. Micheli LJ.
Treves ST.
Skeletal scintigraphy of young patients with low-back pain and a
lumbosacral transitional vertebra
Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 44(6):909-914, 2003 Jun.

Nishimoto GS. Attinger CE. Cooper PS.
Lengthening the Achilles tendon for the treatment of diabetic plantar
forefoot ulceration
Surgical Clinics of North America. 83(3):707-+, 2003 Jun.

Young D. Stone NC. Molgaard J. Durford D.
A biomechanical study in cadavers of cast boots used in the early
postoperative period after first metatarsophalangeal joint arthrodesis
Canadian Journal of Surgery. 46(3):183-186, 2003 Jun.

Tsubota K. Adachi T. Tomita Y.
Effects of a fixation screw on trabecular structural changes in a
vertebral body predicted by remodeling simulation
Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 31(6):733-740, 2003 Jun.

Ammann P. Rizzoli R.
Bone strength and its determinants
Osteoporosis International. 14(Suppl 3):S13-S18, 2003.

Harris T. Ruth JT. Szivek J. Haywood B.
The effect of implant overlap on the mechanical properties of the femur
Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care. 54(5):930-935, 2003


Lungarella M. Berthouze L.
On the interplay between morphological, neural, and environmental
dynamics: A robotic case study
Adaptive Behavior. 10(3-4):223-241, 2002.

Chen IM. Li HS. Cathala A.
Mechatronic design and locomotion of amoebot - A metamorphic underwater
Journal of Robotic Systems. 20(6):307-314, 2003 Jun.

Franceschini N.
From fly vision to robot vision: Re-construction as a mode of discovery

De Rossi D. Lorussi F. Mazzoldi A. Orsini P. Scilingo EP.
Active dressware: Wearable kinesthetic systems

Katic D. Vukobratovic M.
Survey of intelligent control techniques for humanoid robots
Journal of Intelligent & Robotic Systems. 37(2):117-141, 2003 Jun.

Kwek LC. Wong EK. Loo CK. Rao MVC.
Application of active force control and iterative learning in a 5-link
biped robot
Journal of Intelligent & Robotic Systems. 37(2):143-162, 2003 Jun.

Quinn RD. Nelson GM. Bachmann RJ. Kingsley DA. Offi JT. Allen TJ.
Ritzmann RE.
Parallel complementary strategies for implementing biological principles
into mobile robots
International Journal of Robotics Research. 22(3-4):169-186, 2003 Mar-Apr.

Fukuoka Y. Kimura H. Cohen AH.
Adaptive dynamic walking of a quadruped robot on irregular terrain based
on biological concepts
International Journal of Robotics Research. 22(3-4):187-202, 2003 Mar-Apr.

Yoneda K. Ota Y.
Non-bio-mimetic walkers
International Journal of Robotics Research. 22(3-4):241-249, 2003 Mar-Apr.

Carrozza MC. Arena A. Accoto D. Menciassi A. Dario P.
A SMA-actuated miniature pressure regulator for a miniature robot for
Sensors & Actuators A-Physical. 105(2):119-131, 2003 Jul 15.

Minor MA. Mukherjee R.
Under-actuated kinematic structures for miniature climbing robots
Journal of Mechanical Design. 125(2):281-291, 2003 Jun.


Zeng YJ. Xu CQ. Yang J. Xu XH.
Biomechanical properties of soft tissues
Science in China Series G-Physics Astronomy. 46(3):284-290, 2003 Jun.

Oprea WE. Karp JM. Hosseini MM. Davies JE.
Effect of platelet releasate on bone cell migration and recruitment in
Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 14(3):292-300, 2003 May.

Mironov V. Kasyanov V. McAllister K. Oliver S. Sistino J. Markwald R.
Perfusion bioreactor for vascular tissue engineering with capacities for
longitudinal stretch
Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 14(3):340-347, 2003 May.

Chan RW. Titze IR.
Effect of postmortem changes and freezing on the viscoelastic properties
of vocal fold tissues
Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 31(4):482-491, 2003 Apr.

Zhao JB. Yang J. Vinter-Jensen L. Zhuang FY. Gregersen H.
Biomechanical properties of esophagus during systemic treatment with
epidermal growth factor in rats
Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 31(6):700-709, 2003 Jun.

Takeda T. Kassab G. Liu JM. Nabae T. Mittal RK.
Effect of atropine on the biomechanical properties of the oesophageal wall
in humans
Journal of Physiology-London. 547(2):621-628, 2003 Mar 1.

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