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05-13-2004, 06:29 AM
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"Biomechanics and Movement Science Discussion Forum" and can be found
This week's literature search for biomech* or locomot*.

NOTE: articles with no date or citation indicate an article that is
not yet in print, but may be available on-line in a pre-publication

Young-Hui Chang
Georgia Institute of Technology

**NOTE there is a special issue resulting from the following symposium:
Tateishi, T., T. Ushida and K. Furukawa (2004). "Special issue -
International Symposium on Cell Biomechanics & Tissue Engineering at
the University of Tokyo in Japan." Materials Science & Engineering
C-Biomimetic and Supramolecular Systems 24(3): 321-321.


Delmas, P. D. and E. Seeman (2004). "Changes in bone mineral density
explain little of the reduction in vertebral or nonvertebral fracture
risk with anti-resorptive therapy." Bone 34(4): 599-604.

Oxlund, H. and T. T. Andreassen (2004). "Simvastatin treatment
partially prevents ovariectomy-induced bone loss while increasing
cortical bone formation." Bone 34(4): 609-618.


Chaudhuri, A., L. E. Ansdell, A. J. Grass and M. Adiseshiah (2004).
"Aneurysmal hypertension and its relationship to sac thrombus: A
semi-qualitative analysis by experimental fluid mechanics." European
Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery 27(3): 305-310.

Han, H. C. (2004). "An echocardiogram-based 16-segment model for
predicting left ventricular ejection fraction improvement." Journal
of Theoretical Biology 228(1): 7-15.


Belliure, J. and J. Clobert (2004). "Behavioral sensitivity to
corticosterone in juveniles of the wall lizard, Podarcis muralis."
Physiology & Behavior 81(1): 121-127.

Bennett, M. B. and J. G. Garden (2004). "Locomotion and gaits of the
northern brown bandicoot, Isoodon macrourus, (Marsupalia :
Peramelidae)." Journal of Mammalogy 85(2): 296-301.

Donley, J. M., C. A. Sepulveda, P. Konstantinidis, S. Gemballa and R.
E. Shadwick (2004). "Convergent evolution in mechanical design of
lamnid sharks and tunas." Nature 429(6987): 61-65.

Haeusler, M. and H. M. McHenry (2004). "Body proportions of Homo
habilis reviewed." Journal of Human Evolution 46(4): 433-465.

Kohlsdorf, T., R. S. James, J. E. Carvalho, R. S. Wilson, M. Dal
Pai-Silva and C. A. Navas (2004). "Locomotor performance of closely
related Tropidurus species: relationships with physiological
parameters and ecological divergence." Journal of Experimental
Biology 207(7): 1183-1192.

Porter, H. T. and P. J. Motta "A comparison of strike and prey
capture kinematics of three species of piscivorous fishes: Florida
gar (Lepisosteus platyrhincus), redfin needlefish (Strongylura
notata), and great barracuda (Sphyraena barracuda)." Marine Biology.

Summers, A. P. (2004). "Biomechanics - Fast fish." Nature 429(6987): 31-+.


McCarthy, C. J. and J. A. Oldham (2004). "The reliability, validity
and responsiveness of an aggregated locomotor function (ALF) score in
patients with osteoarthritis of the knee." Rheumatology 43(4):

Stack, E., K. Jupp and A. Ashburn (2004). "Developing methods to
evaluate how people with Parkinson's Disease turn 180 degrees: an
activity frequently associated with falls." Disability and
Rehabilitation 26(8): 478-484.

Yassi, A., M. Cohen, Y. Cvitkovich, I. H. Park, P. A. Ratner, A. S.
Ostry, J. Village and N. Pollak (2004). "Columbia, Canada factors
associated with staff injuries in intermediate care facilities in
British." Nursing Research 53(2): 87-98.


Dalleau, G., A. Beili, F. Viale, J. R. Lacour and M. Bourdin (2004).
"A simple method for field measurements of leg stiffness in hopping."
International Journal of Sports Medicine 25(3): 170-176.

Dietz, V. (2004). Spinal networks involved in interlimb co-ordination
and reflex regulation of locomotion. Neuro-Behavioral Determinants of
Interlimb Coordination: 93-108.

Duysens, J., S. Donker, S. M. P. Verschueren, B. C. M.
Smits-Engelsman and S. P. Swinnen (2004). Sensory influences on
interlimb coordination during gait. Neuro-Behavioral Determinants of
Interlimb Coordination: 3-33.

Edgerton, V. R., N. J. K. Tillakaratne, A. J. Bigbee, R. D. de Leon
and R. R. Roy (2004). Locomotor recovery potential after spinal cord
injury. Neuro-Behavioral Determinants of Interlimb Coordination:

Hoffman, M. D., G. Y. Millet, R. B. Candau and J. D. Rouillon (2004).
"Evaluation of a theoretical model to quantify the sources of
metabolic cost in walking." American Journal of Physical Medicine &
Rehabilitation 83(5): 353-362.

Ivanenko, Y. P., R. E. Poppele and E. Lacquaniti (2004). "Five basic
muscle activation patterns account for muscle activity during human
locomotion." Journal of Physiology-London 556(1): 267-282.

Lin-Chan, S. J., M. Bilodeau, H. J. Yack and D. H. Nielsen (2004).
"The force-driven harmonic oscillator model for energy-efficient
locomotion in individuals with transtibial amputation." Human
Movement Science 22(6): 611-630.


DiRaimondo, C. A., J. W. Alexander, P. C. Noble, W. R. Lowe and D. M.
Lintner (2004). "A biomechanical comparison of repair techniques for
type IISLAP lesions." American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(3):

Nurmi, J. T., H. Sievanen, P. Kannus, M. Jarvinen and T. L. N.
Jarvinen (2004). "Porcine tibia is a poor substitute for human
cadaver tibia for evaluating interference screw fixation." American
Journal of Sports Medicine 32(3): 765-771.

Zantop, T., A. Weimann, M. Rummler, J. Hassenpflug and W. Petersen
(2004). "Initial fixation strength of two bioabsorbable pins for the
fixation of hamstring grafts compared to interference screw fixation
- Single cycle and cyclic loading." American Journal of Sports
Medicine 32(3): 641-649.


Giesl, P., D. Meisel, J. Scheurle and H. Wagner (2004). "Stability
analysis of the elbow with a load." Journal of Theoretical Biology
228(1): 115-125.

Nepomnyashchikh, V. A. and K. A. Podgornyj (2003). "Emergence of
adaptive searching rules from the dynamics of a simple nonlinear
system." Adaptive Behavior 11(4): 245-265.

Zakotnik, J., T. Matheson and V. Durr (2004). "A posture optimization
algorithm for model-based motion capture of movement sequences."
Journal of Neuroscience Methods 135(1-2): 43-54.

Zhang, Y., E. C. Prakash and E. Sung (2004). "A new physical model
with multilayer architecture for facial expression animation using
dynamic adaptive mesh." Ieee Transactions on Visualization and
Computer Graphics 10(3): 339-352.


Chhabra, A., C. C. Elliott and M. D. Miller (2004). Anatomy and
biomechanics of the knee. Multiple Ligament Injured Knee: A Practical
Guide to Management: 1-17.

Greiner, T. M., M. E. Bedford and R. A. Walker (2004). "Variability
in the human m. spinalis capitis and cervicis: frequencies and
definitions." Annals of Anatomy-Anatomischer Anzeiger 186(2): 185-191.


Beckung, E., S. Steffenburg and M. Kyllerman (2004). "Motor
impairments, neurological signs, and developmental level in
individuals with Angelman syndrome." Developmental Medicine and Child
Neurology 46(4): 239-243.

Buitrago, M. M., J. B. Schulz, J. Dichgans and A. R. Luft (2004).
"Short and long-term motor skill learning in an accelerated rotarod
training paradigm." Neurobiology of Learning and Memory 81(3):

Fee, J. W. and F. Miller (2004). "The Leg Drop Pendulum Test
performed under general anesthesia in spastic cerebral palsy."
Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology 46(4): 273-281.

Miyai, I. (2004). Cortical networks associated with locomotion in man
and patients with hemiparetic stroke. Neuro-Behavioral Determinants
of Interlimb Coordination: 109-+.

Mohagheghi, A. A., R. Moraes and A. E. Patla (2004). "The effects of
distant and on-line visual information on the control of approach
phase and step over an obstacle during locomotion." Experimental
Brain Research 155(4): 459-468.

Morton, S. M., G. S. Dordevic and A. J. Bastian (2004). "Cerebellar
damage produces context-dependent deficits in control of leg dynamics
during obstacle avoidance." Experimental Brain Research 156(2):


Ahmad, C. S., T. R. Gardner, M. Groh, J. Arnouk and W. N. Levine
(2004). "Mechanical properties of soft tissue femoral fixation
devices for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction." American
Journal of Sports Medicine 32(3): 635-640.

Bailey, S. B., D. M. Grover, S. M. Howell and M. L. Hull (2004).
"Foam-reinforced elderly human tibia approximates young human tibia
better than porcine tibia - A study of the structural properties of
three soft tissue fixation devices." American Journal of Sports
Medicine 32(3): 755-764.

Jani, M. M., M. J. Silva, R. V. Gregush and M. J. Matava (2004).
"Mechanical properties of bioabsorbable meniscal arrows as a function
of tear location - An ex vivo experimental study." American Journal
of Sports Medicine 32(3): 666-674.

Kvist, J. (2004). "Rehabilitation following anterior - Cruciate
ligament injury current recommendations for sports participation."
Sports Medicine 34(4): 269-280.

Logan, M., E. Dunstan, J. Robinson, A. Williams, W. Gedroyc and M.
Freeman (2004). "Tibiofemoral kinematics of the anterior cruciate
ligament (ACL)-deficient weightbearing, living knee employing
vertical access open "interventional" multiple resonance imaging."
American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(3): 720-726.

Margheritini, F., C. S. Mauro, J. A. Rihn, K. J. Stabile, S. L. Y.
Woo and C. D. Harner (2004). "Biomechanical comparison of tibial
inlay versus transtibial techniques for posterior cruciate ligament
reconstruction - Analysis of knee kinematics and graft in situ
forces." American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(3): 587-593.


Briggs, K. K., S. A. Martinez, L. V. Smith, W. J. Carroll, J. A.
Zimmermann, M. S. Shih, R. Feldman and J. D. Lincoln (2004).
"Comparison of the osteogenic effects between two surface
interferential stimulation devices to enhance surgically based spinal
fusion." Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology
17(1): 41-47.

Goffin, J., E. Geusens, N. Vantomme, E. Quintens, Y. Waerzeggers, B.
Depreitere, F. Van Calenbergh and J. van Loon (2004). "Long-term
follow-up after interbody fusion of the cervical spine." Journal of
Spinal Disorders & Techniques 17(2): 79-85.

Haberl, H., P. A. Cripton, T. Orr, T. Beutler, H. Frei, W. R. Lanksch
and L. Nolte "Kinematic response of lumbar functional spinal units to
axial torsion with and without superimposed compression and
flexion/extension." European Spine Journal.

Ng, H. W. and E. C. Teo (2004). "Probabilistic design analysis of the
influence of material property on the human cervical spine." Journal
of Spinal Disorders & Techniques 17(2): 123-133.

Reidy, D., J. Finkelstein, A. Nagpurkar, P. Mousavi and C. Whyne
(2004). "Cervical spine loading characteristics in a cadaveric C5
corpectomy model using a static and dynamic plate." Journal of Spinal
Disorders & Techniques 17(2): 117-122.

Smith, M. E. H., T. N. Bebchuk, C. L. Shmon, L. G. Watson and H.
Steinmetz (2004). "An in vitro biomechanical study of the effects of
surgical modification upon the canine lumbosacral spine." Veterinary
and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology 17(1): 17-24.

Totoribe, K., E. Chosa and N. Tajima (2004). "A biomechanical study
of lumbar fusion based on a three-dimensional nonlinear finite
element method." Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques 17(2):


Zatsiorsky, V. M., M. L. Latash, F. Gao and J. K. Shim (2004). "The
principle of superposition in human prehension." Robotica 22: 231-234.


Coast, J. R., J. S. Blevins and B. A. Wilson (2004). "Do gender
differences in running performance disappear with distance?" Canadian
Journal of Applied Physiology-Revue Canadienne De Physiologie
Appliquee 29(2): 139-145.

Seifert, L., L. Boulesteix and D. Chollet (2004). "Effect of gender
on the adaptation of arm coordination in front crawl." International
Journal of Sports Medicine 25(3): 217-223.

Vanrenterghem, J., A. Lees, M. Lenoir, P. Aerts and D. De Clercq
(2004). "Performing the vertical jump: Movement adaptations for
submaximal jumping." Human Movement Science 22(6): 713-727.

Yates, B. and S. White (2004). "The incidence and risk factors in the
development of medial tibial stress syndrome among naval recruits."
American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(3): 772-780.


Kuroki, H., Y. Nakagawa, K. Mori, K. Ikeuchi and T. Nakamura (2004).
"Mechanical effects of autogenous osteochondral surgical grafting
procedures and instrumentation on grafts of articular cartilage."
American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(3): 612-620.

Miyata, S., K. S. Furukawa, T. Ushida, Y. Nitta and T. Tateishi
(2004). "Static and dynamic mechanical properties of extracellular
matrix synthesized by cultured chondrocytes." Materials Science &
Engineering C-Biomimetic and Supramolecular Systems 24(3): 425-429.

Potzl, W., T. Heusner, P. Kumpers, B. Marquardt and J. Steinbeck
(2004). "Does immobilization after radiofrequency-induced shrinkage
influence the biomechanical properties of collagenous tissue? An in
vivo rabbit study." American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(3):

Thibeault, S. L., B. Rousseau, N. V. Welham, S. Hirano and D. M.
Bless (2004). "Hyaluronan levels in acute vocal fold scar."
Laryngoscope 114(4): 760-764.


Basso, D. M. (2004). "Behavioral testing after spinal cord injury:
Congruities, complexities, and controversies." Journal of Neurotrauma
21(4): 395-404.

Murray, M., I. Fischer, C. Smeraski, A. Tessler and S. Giszter
(2004). "Towards a definition of recovery of function." Journal of
Neurotrauma 21(4): 405-413.


Sharma, V. K., S. R. Lone and A. Goel "Clocks for sex: loss of
circadian rhythms in ants after mating?" Naturwissenschaften.

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