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ychang61
07-08-2004, 05:11 AM
**NOTE** These weekly literature updates are now cross-listed on the
"Biomechanics and Movement Science Discussion Forum" and can be found
at:
http://movement-analysis.com/biomch_l/viewtopic.php?p=1105#1105
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This week's literature search for biomech* or locomot*.

Young-Hui Chang
Georgia Institute of Technology


BONE

Follak, N., I. Kloting, E. Wolf and H. Merk (2004). "Improving
metabolic control reverses the histomorphometric and biomechanical
abnormalities of an experimentally induced bone defect in
spontaneously diabetic rats." Calcified Tissue International 74(6):
551-560.

Szulc, P., K. Uusi-Rasi, B. Claustrat, F. Marchand, T. J. Beck and P.
D. Delmas "Role of sex steroids in the regulation of bone morphology
in men. The MINOS study." Osteoporosis International.

CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR

Huang, H. D., R. D. Kamm and R. T. Lee (2004). "Cell mechanics and
mechanotransduction: pathways, probes, and physiology." American
Journal of Physiology-Cell Physiology 287(1): C1-C11.

COMPARATIVE/EVOLUTION

Barbaresi, S., G. Santini, E. Tricarico and F. Gherardi (2004).
"Ranging behaviour of the invasive crayfish, Procambarus clarkii
(Girard)." Journal of Natural History 38(22): 2821-2832.

Blouin-Demers, G., P. J. Weatherhead and J. R. Row (2004).
"Phenotypic consequences of nest-site selection in black rat snakes
(Elaphe obsoleta)." Canadian Journal of Zoology-Revue Canadienne De
Zoologie 82(3): 449-456.

Stock, J. T. and S. K. Pfeiffer (2004). "Long bone robusticity and
subsistence behaviour among Later Stone Age foragers of the forest
and fynbos biomes of South Africa." Journal of Archaeological Science
31(7): 999-1013.

DENTAL

Basciftci, F. A., H. S. Korkmaz, H. Iseri and S. Malkoc (2004).
"Biomechanical evaluation of mandibular midline distraction
osteogenesis by using the finite element method." American Journal of
Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 125(6): 706-715.

Degidi, M., F. Pieri, C. Marchetti and A. Piattelli (2004).
"Immediate loading of dental implants placed in distracted bone: A
case report." International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants
19(3): 448-454.

GAIT/LOCOMOTION

Ferrarin, M., M. Brambilla, L. Garavello, A. Di Candia, A. Pedotti
and M. Rabuffetti (2004). "Microprocessor-control led optical
stimulating device to improve-the gait of patients with Parkinson's
disease." Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing 42(3): 328-332.

Hesse, S., C. Werner and A. Bardeleben (2004). "Electromechanical
gait training with functional electrical stimulation: case studies in
spinal cord injury." Spinal Cord 42(6): 346-352.

METHODS

Wang, M. Y. and S. Samuldrala (2004). "Cadaveric morphometric
analysis for Atlantal lateral mass screw placement." Neurosurgery
54(6): 1436-1439.

MODELING

Burkholder, T. J. and T. R. Nichols (2004). "Three-dimensional model
of the feline hindlimb." Journal of Morphology 261(1): 118-129.

NEURAL

Dobkin, B. H. and L. A. Havton (2004). "Basic advances and new
avenues in therapy of spinal cord injury." Annual Review of Medicine
55: 255-282.

Nakada, K., T. Asai and Y. Amemiya (2004). "Design of an artificial
central pattern generator with feedback controller." Intelligent
Automation and Soft Computing 10(2): 185-192.

Struppler, A., B. Angerer, C. Gundisch and P. Havel (2004).
"Modulatory effect of repetitive peripheral magnetic stimulation on
skeletal muscle tone in healthy subjects: stabilization of the elbow
joint." Experimental Brain Research 157(1): 59-66.

ORTHOPAEDICS

Zerahn, B., G. S. Lausten and I. L. Kanstrup (2004). "Prospective
comparison of differences in bone mineral density adjacent to two
biomechanically different types of cementless femoral stems."
International Orthopaedics 28(3): 146-150.

ORTHOPAEDICS-SPINE

Balabhadra, R. S. V., D. H. Kim and H. Y. Zhang (2004). "Anterior
cervical fusion using dense cancellous allografts and dynamic
plating." Neurosurgery 54(6): 1405-1411.

Perie, D., C. E. Aubin, M. Lacroix, Y. Lafon and H. Labelle (2004).
"Biomechanical modelling of orthotic treatment of the scoliotic spine
including a detailed representation of the brace-torso interface."
Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing 42(3): 339-344.

Yuan, H. A., C. W. Brown and F. M. Phillips (2004). "Osteoporotic
spinal deformity - A biomechanical rationale for the clinical
consequences and treatment of vertebral body compression fractures."
Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques 17(3): 236-242.

ROBOTICS

Saga, N. and T. Nakamura (2004). "Development of a peristaltic
crawling robot using magnetic fluid on the basis of the locomotion
mechanism of the earthworm." Smart Materials & Structures 13(3):
566-569.

SPORT/EXERCISE

Dabnichki, P., F. Motallebi and E. Avital (2004). "Advanced bobsleigh
design. Part 1: body protection, injury prevention and performance
improvement." Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers
Part L-Journal of Materials-Design and Applications 218(L2): 129-137.

McConnell, A. K. and L. M. Romer (2004). "Respiratory muscle training
in healthy humans: Resolving the controversy." International Journal
of Sports Medicine 25(4): 284-293.

TISSUE/BIOMATERIALS

Kojima, K. and C. A. Vacanti (2004). "Generation of a
tissue-engineered tracheal equivalent." Biotechnology and Applied
Biochemistry 39: 257-262.


**PICK OF THE WEEK: FROM THE TITLE ALONE, THIS SEEMS LIKE AN
INTERESTING ARTICLE ON THE ORIGINS OF MOVEMENT ANALYSIS...

Barboi, A. C., C. G. Goetz and R. Musetoiu (2004). "The origins of
scientific cinematography and early medical applications." Neurology
62(11): 2082-2086.

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