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12-16-2004, 05:10 AM
This week's literature search for biomech* or locomot*.

Young-Hui Chang
School of Applied Physiology
Georgia Institute of Technology


Garbarino, E. J., J. A. Hernandez, J. K. Shearer, C. A. Risco and W.
W. Thatcher (2004). "Effect of lameness on ovarian activity in
postpartum Holstein cows." Journal of Dairy Science 87(12): 4123-4131.


Bailey, A. J., J. P. Mansell, T. J. Sims and X. Banse (2004).
"Biochemical and mechanical properties of subchondral bone in
osteoarthritis." Biorheology 41(3-4): 349-358.


Head, G. A., E. V. Lukoshkova, D. N. Mayorov and M. van den Buuse
(2004). "Non-symmetrical double-logistic analysis of 24-h blood
pressure recordings in normotensive and hypertensive vats." Journal
of Hypertension 22(11): 2075-2085.


Agarwal, S., J. Deschner, P. Long, A. Verma, C. Hofman, C. H. Evans
and N. Piesc (2004). "Role of NF-kappa B transcription factors in
antiinflammatory and proinflammatory actions of mechanical signals."
Arthritis and Rheumatism 50(11): 3541-3548.

Cotton, J. and W. Grant (2004). "Computational models of hair cell
bundle mechanics: II. Simplified bundle models." Hearing Research
197(1-2): 105-111.

Jockusch, B. M., M. Rothkegel and G. Schwarz (2004). "Linking the
synapse to the cytoskeleton: a breath-taking role for
microfilaments." Neuroreport 15(10): 1535-1538.

Khater, E. I., R. E. Sinden and J. T. Dessens (2004). "A malaria
membrane skeletal protein is essential for normal morphogenesis,
motility and infectivity of sporozoites." Journal of Cell Biology
167(3): 425-432.


Altshuler, D. L., R. Dudley and J. A. McGuire "Resolution of a
paradox: Hummingbird flight at high elevation does not come without a
cost." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United
States of America.

Herbin, M., J. P. Gasc and S. Renous (2004). "Symmetrical and
asymmetrical gaits in the mouse: patterns to increase velocity."
Journal of Comparative Physiology a-Neuroethology Sensory Neural and
Behavioral Physiology 190(11): 895-906.

Hirasaki, E. and H. Kumakura (2004). "Head movements during
locomotion in a gibbon and Japanese macaques." Neuroreport 15(4):

Hoffmann, J. N., A. G. Montag and N. J. Dominy (2004). "Meissner
corpuscles and somatosensory acuity: The prehensile appendages of
primates and elephants." Anatomical Record Part a-Discoveries in
Molecular Cellular and Evolutionary Biology 281A(1): 1138-1147.

Okada, J. and Y. Toh (2004). "Spatio-temporal patterns of antennal
movements in the searching cockroach." Journal of Experimental
Biology 207(21): 3693-3706.

Weishaupt, M. A., T. Wiestner, H. P. Hogg, P. Jordan and J. A. Auer
(2004). "Vertical ground reaction force-time histories of sound
Warmblood horses trotting on a treadmill." Veterinary Journal 168(3):

Witte, T. H., K. Knill and A. A. Wilson (2004). "Determination of
peak vertical ground reaction force from duty factor in the horse
(Equus caballus)." Journal of Experimental Biology 207(21): 3639-3648.


Shibata, T., K. Komatsu, A. Shimada, S. Shimoda, S. Oida, K. Kawasaki
and M. Chiba (2004). "Effects of alendronate on restoration of
biomechanical properties of periodontium in replanted rat molars."
Journal of Periodontal Research 39(6): 405-414.


Chen, J. C., W. P. Chan, J. N. Katz, W. P. Chang and D. C. Christiani
(2004). "Occupational and personal factors associated with acquired
lumbar spondylolisthesis of urban taxi drivers." Occupational and
Environmental Medicine 61(12): 992-998.

Di Fabio, R. P., W. M. Kurszewski, E. E. Jorgenson and R. C. Kunz
(2004). "Footlift asymmetry during obstacle avoidance in high-risk
elderly." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 52(12):

Glazer, J. L. and P. Brukner (2004). "Plantar fasciitis - Current
concepts to expedite healing." Physician and Sportsmedicine 32(11):

McCarthy, C. J., P. M. Mills, R. Pullen, G. Richardson, N. Hawkins,
C. R. Roberts, A. J. Silman and J. A. Oldham (2004). "Supplementation
of a home-based exercise programme with a class-based programme for
people with osteoarthritis of the knees: a randomised controlled
trial and health economic analysis." Health Technology Assessment
8(46): 1-+.

Morrissey, M. C., D. M. Hooper, W. I. Drechsler and H. J. Hill
(2004). "Relationship of leg muscle strength and knee function in the
early period after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction."
Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports 14(6): 360-366.


Ivanenko, Y. P., N. Dominici, G. Cappellini, B. Dan, G. Cheron and F.
Lacquaniti (2004). "Development of pendulum mechanism and kinematic
coordination from the first unsupported steps in toddlers." Journal
of Experimental Biology 207(21): 3797-3810.

Kokshenev, V. B. (2004). "Dynamics of human walking at steady speeds
- art. no. 208101." Physical Review Letters 9320(20): 8101-8101.

Mohamed, B., F. Gravez and F. B. Ouezdou (2004). "Emulation of the
dynamic effects of human torso during a walking gait." Journal of
Mechanical Design 126(5): 830-841.

Virji-Babul, N. and M. Brown (2004). "Stepping over obstacles:
anticipatory modifications in children with and without Down
syndrome." Experimental Brain Research 159(4): 487-490.


Alonso-Vazquez, A., H. Lauge-Pedersen, L. Lidgren and M. Taylor
(2004). "The effect of bone quality on the stability of ankle
arthrodesis. A finite element study." Foot & Ankle International
25(11): 840-850.

Flavin, R. and M. M. Stephens (2004). "Arthrodesis of the first
metatarsophalangeal joint using a dorsal titanium contoured plate."
Foot & Ankle International 25(11): 783-787.

Martelli, S. and S. Zaffagnini (2004). Computerized protocol for
anatomical and functional studies of joints. Cartilage and
Osteoarthritis, Vol 2: Structure and in Vivo Analysis. 101: 319-338.


Aithali, H. P., G. R. Singh, M. Hoque, S. K. Maiti, P. Kinjavdekar,
Amarpal, A. M. Pawde and H. C. Setia (2004). "The use of a circular
external skeletal fixation device for the management of long bone
osteotomies in large ruminants: An experimental study." Journal of
Veterinary Medicine Series a-Physiology Pathology Clinical Medicine
51(6): 284-293.

Li, X. F., S. Ying and T. Freiheit (2004). "A portable measurement
instrument for soft tissue mechanical properties." Instrumentation
Science & Technology 32(6): 611-626.


Aarimaa, V., J. Rantanen, T. Best, E. Schultz, D. Corr and H. Kalimo
(2004). "Mild eccentric stretch injury in skeletal muscle causes
transient effects on tensile load and cell proliferation."
Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports 14(6): 367-372.

Stone, M., M. A. Epstein and K. Iskarous (2004). "Functional segments
in tongue movement." Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics 18(6-8):


Fernandez, L. and R. J. Bootsma (2004). "Effects of biomechanical and
task constraints on the organization of movement in precision
aiming." Experimental Brain Research 159(4): 458-466.

Holstein, G. R., R. D. Rabbitt, G. P. Martinelli, V. L. Friedrich, R.
D. Boyle and S. M. Highstein (2004). "Convergence of excitatory and
inhibitory hair cell transmitters shapes vestibular afferent
responses." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the
United States of America 101(44): 15766-15771.

Kent, R. D. (2004). "The uniqueness of speech among motor systems."
Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics 18(6-8): 495-505.

Yu, X. T. and W. O. Friesen (2004). "Entrainment of leech swimming
activity by the ventral stretch receptor." Journal of Comparative
Physiology a-Neuroethology Sensory Neural and Behavioral Physiology
190(11): 939-949.


Antoci, V., M. J. Voor, D. Seligson and C. S. Roberts (2004).
"Biomechanics of external fixation of distal tibial extra-articular
fractures - Is spanning the ankle with a foot plate desirable?"
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 18(10): 665-673.

Kamineni, S., N. S. Elattrache, S. W. O'Driscoll, C. S. Ahmad, H.
Hirohara, P. G. Neale, K. N. An and B. F. Morrey (2004). "Medial
collateral ligament strain with partial posteromedial olecranon
resection - A biomechanical study." Journal of Bone and Joint
Surgery-American Volume 86A(11): 2424-2430.

Zhao, C. F., P. C. Amadio, T. Tanaka, K. Kutsumi, T. Tsubone, M. E.
Zobitz and K. N. An (2004). "Effect of gap size on gliding resistance
after flexor tendon repair." Journal of Bone and Joint
Surgery-American Volume 86A(11): 2482-2488.


Brzoska, M. M. and J. Moniuszko-Jakoniuk (2004). "Low-level exposure
to cadmium during the lifetime increases the risk of osteoporosis and
fractures of the lumbar spine in the elderly: Studies on a rat model
of human environmental exposure." Toxicological Sciences 82(2):

Hipp, J. A. (2004). Biomechanics of thoracolumbar fractures.
Management of Thoracolumbar Fractures. 26: 9-18.

Kienapfel, H., M. Koller, D. Hinder, C. Georg, M. Pfeiffer, K. J.
Klose, W. Lorenz and P. Griss (2004). "Integrated outcome assessment
after anterior cervical discectomy and fusion - Myelocompression but
not adjacent instability affect patient-reported quality of life and
cervical spine symptoms." Spine 29(22): 2501-2509.

Lai, P. L., L. H. Chen, C. C. Niu, T. S. Fu and W. J. Chen (2004).
"Relation between laminectomy and development of adjacent segment
instability after lumbar fusion with pedicle fixation." Spine 29(22):

Stanley, S. K., A. J. Ghanayem, L. I. Voronov, R. M. Havey, O.
Paxinos, G. Carandang, M. R. Zindrick and A. G. Patwardhan (2004).
"Flexion-extension response of the thoracolumbar spine under
compressive follower preload." Spine 29(22): E510-E514.


Finlay, I. G., W. Richardson and C. A. Hajivassiliou (2004). "Outcome
after implantation of a novel prosthetic anal sphincter in humans."
British Journal of Surgery 91(11): 1485-1492.


Pflum, M. A., K. B. Shelburne, M. R. Torry, M. J. Decker and M. G.
Pandy (2004). "Model prediction of anterior cruciate ligament force
during drop-landings." Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise
36(11): 1949-1958.


Boschetti, F., G. Pennati, F. Gervaso, G. M. Peretti and G. Dubini
(2004). "Biomechanical properties of human articular cartilage under
compressive loads." Biorheology 41(3-4): 159-166.

Chen, A. C., S. M. Klisch, W. C. Bae, M. M. Temple, K. B. McGowan, K.
R. Gratz, B. L. Schumacher and R. L. Sah (2004). Mechanical
characterization of native and tissue-engineered cartilage. Cartilage
and Osteoarthritis, Vol 2: Structure and in Vivo Analysis. 101:

Li, L. P. and W. Herzog (2004). "The role of viscoelasticity of
collagen fibers in articular cartilage: Theory and numerical
formulation." Biorheology 41(3-4): 181-194.

Morel, V. and T. M. Quinn (2004). "Short-term changes in cell and
matrix damage following mechanical injury of articular cartilage
explants and modelling of microphysical mediators." Biorheology
41(3-4): 509-519.

Varoga, D., T. Pufe, J. Harder, U. Meyer-Hoffert, R. Mentlein, J. M.
Schroder, W. J. Petersen, B. N. Tillmann, E. Proksch, M. B. Goldring
and F. P. Paulsen (2004). "Production of endogenous antibiotics in
articular cartilage." Arthritis and Rheumatism 50(11): 3526-3534.


Algood, S. D., R. A. Cooper, S. G. Fitzgerald, R. Cooper and M. L.
Boninger (2004). "Impact of a pushrim-activated power-assisted
wheelchair on the metabolic demands, stroke frequency, and range of
motion among subjects with tetraplegia." Archives of Physical
Medicine and Rehabilitation 85(11): 1865-1871.


Aerts, J. M. and D. Berckmans (2004). "A virtual chicken for climate
control design: Static and dynamic simulations of heat losses."
Transactions of the Asae 47(5): 1765-1772.


Horr AM, Safi M, Asadpour N (2004). "Damped spectral element method
for global dynamic analysis of chimneys." Advances in Structural
Engineering 7(1): 33-47.

Stokkan KA, Van Oort BEH, Tyler NM (2004). "Biological rhythms in
reindeer." Journal of Animal and Feed Sciences 13: 715-716 Suppl. 1

Sampels S, Pickova J, Wiklund E (2004). "Fatty acids, antioxidants
and oxidation stability of processed reindeer meat." Meat Science
67(3): 523-532.

Kojola I, Huitu O, Toppinen K, et al. (2004). "Predation on European
wild forest reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) by wolves (Canis lupus) in
Finland." Journal of Zoology 263: 229-235.

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