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06-09-2005, 09:48 AM
This week's literature search for biomech* or locomot*.

Young-Hui Chang
School of Applied Physiology
Georgia Institute of Technology
***ISSUE ALERT***: The following atypical biomechanics journals had
several hits this week on topics ranging from sports injury to
comparative locomotion:
British Journal of Sports Medicine 39(6)
Canadian Journal of Zoology-Revue Canadienne De Zoologie 83(3)


Follak, N., I. Kloting and H. Merk (2005). "Influence of diabetic
metabolic state on fracture healing in spontaneously diabetic rats."
Diabetes-Metabolism Research and Reviews 21(3): 288-296.

King, D., D. Jarjoura, H. A. McEwen and M. J. Askew (2005). "Growth
hormone injections improve bone quality in a mouse model of
osteogenesis imperfecta." Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 20(6):

Miettinen, H. M., P. Pulkkinen, T. Jamsa, J. Koistinen, U.
Simanainen, J. Tuomisto, J. Tuukkanen and M. Viluksela (2005).
"Effects of in utero and lactational TCDD exposure on bone
development in differentially sensitive rat lines." Toxicological
Sciences 85(2): 1003-1012.


Bartman, T. and J. Hove (2005). "Mechanics and function in heart
morphogenesis." Developmental Dynamics 233(2): 373-381.

Korossis, S. A., H. E. Wilcox, K. G. Watterson, J. N. Kearney, E.
Ingham and J. Fisher (2005). "In-vitro assessment of the functional
performance of the decellularized intact porcine aortic root."
Journal of Heart Valve Disease 14(3): 408-421.

Laurent, S., P. Boutouyrie and P. Lacolley (2005). "Structural and
genetic bases of arterial stiffness." Hypertension 45(6): 1050-1055.

Morawietz, H. and A. Schubert (2005). Biomechanical stimulation of
vascular cells in vitro. Practical Methods in Cardiovascular
Research: 813-828.


Courtine, G., R. R. Roy, J. Hodgson, H. McKay, J. Raven, H. Zhong, H.
Yang, M. H. Tuszynski and V. R. Edgerton (2005). "Kinematic and EMG
determinants in quadrupedal locomotion of a non-human primate
(Rhesus)." Journal of Neurophysiology 93(6): 3127-3145.

Fitzpatrick, M. J. and E. Szewczyk (2005). "Locomotion is not
influenced by denticle number in larvae of the fruit fly Drosophila
melanogaster." Canadian Journal of Zoology-Revue Canadienne De
Zoologie 83(2): 368-371.

Green, J., A. Woakes, I. Boyd and P. Butler (2005). "Cardiovascular
adjustments during locomotion in penguins." Canadian Journal of
Zoology-Revue Canadienne De Zoologie 83(3): 445-454.

Kaseloo, P. A. and J. R. Lovvorn (2005). "Effects of surface activity
patterns and dive depth on thermal substitution in fasted and fed
lesser scaup (Aythya affinis) ducks." Canadian Journal of
Zoology-Revue Canadienne De Zoologie 83(2): 301-311.

McHenry, M. J. (2005). "The morphology, behavior, and biomechanics of
swimming in ascidian larvae." Canadian Journal of Zoology-Revue
Canadienne De Zoologie 83(1): 62-74.

Page, B., J. McKenzie, M. A. Hindell and S. D. Goldsworthy (2005).
"Drift dives by male New Zealand fur seals (Arctocephalus forsteri)."
Canadian Journal of Zoology-Revue Canadienne De Zoologie 83(2):

Sanger, A. M., W. Davison and S. Egginton (2005). "Muscle fine
structure reflects ecotype in two nototheniids." Journal of Fish
Biology 66(5): 1371-1386.

Shine, R., T. Langkilde, M. Wall and R. T. Mason (2005). "The fitness
correlates of scalation asymmetry in garter snakes Thamnophis
sirtalis parietalis." Functional Ecology 19(2): 306-314.

Vincent, S. E., A. Herrel and D. J. Irschick (2005). "Comparisons of
aquatic versus terrestrial predatory strikes in the pitviper,
Agkistrodon piscivorus." Journal of Experimental Zoology Part
a-Comparative Experimental Biology 303A(6): 476-488.

Wilson, R. S., P. G. Kraft and R. Van Damme (2005).
"Predator-specific changes in the morphology and swimming performance
of larval Rana lessonae." Functional Ecology 19(2): 238-244.

Wright, B. W. (2005). "Craniodental biomechanics and dietary
toughness in the genus Cebus." Journal of Human Evolution 48(5):


Kajzer, W., M. Kaczmarek and J. Marciniak (2005). "Biomechanical
analysis of stent-oesophagus system." Journal of Materials Processing
Technology 162: 196-202.

Nakamura, H., L. Saruwatari, H. Aita, K. Takeuchi and T. Ogawa
(2005). "Molecular and biomechanical characterization of mineralized
tissue by dental pulp cells on titanium." Journal of Dental Research
84(6): 515-520.

Ruangsri, S., T. Whittle, K. Wanigaratne and G. M. Murray (2005).
"Functional activity of superior head of human lateral pterygoid
muscle during isometric force." Journal of Dental Research 84(6):


Bhatt, T. and Y. C. Pai "Long-term Retention of Gait Stability
Improvements." Journal of Neurophysiology.

Matjacic, Z., S. Rusjan, I. Stanonik, N. Goljar and A. Olensek
(2005). "Methods for dynamic balance training during standing and
stepping." Artificial Organs 29(6): 462-466.

Modica, J. R. and R. Kram (2005). "Metabolic energy and muscular
activity required for leg swing in running." Journal of Applied
Physiology 98(6): 2126-2131.

Samuel, A. D. T. and P. Sengupta (2005). "Sensorimotor integration:
Locating locomotion in neural circuits." Current Biology 15(9):

You, S. H., S. H. Jang, Y. H. Kim, M. Hallett, S. H. Ahn, Y. H. Kwon,
J. H. Kim and M. Y. Lee (2005). "Virtual reality-induced cortical
reorganization and associated locomotor recovery in chronic stroke -
An experimenter-blind randomized study." Stroke 36(6): 1166-1171.


Oakley, S. P., I. Portek, Z. Szomor, R. C. Appleyard, P. Ghosh, B. W.
Kirkham, G. A. C. Murrell and M. N. Lassere (2005). "Arthroscopy - a
potential "gold standard" for the diagnosis of the chondropathy of
early osteoarthritis." Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 13(5): 368-378.


Beccai, L., S. Roccella, A. Arena, F. Valvo, P. Valdastri, A.
Menciassi, M. C. Carrozza and P. Dario (2005). "Design and
fabrication of a hybrid silicon three-axial force sensor for
biomechanical applications." Sensors and Actuators a-Physical 120(2):

Lunn, K. E., K. D. Paulsen, D. R. Lynch, D. W. Roberts, F. E. Kennedy
and A. Hartov (2005). "Assimilating intraoperative data with brain
shift modeling using the adjoint equations." Medical Image Analysis
9(3): 281-293.

Sairyo, K., V. K. Goel, A. Masuda, A. Biyani, N. Ebraheim, T. Mishiro
and T. Terai (2005). "Biomechanical rationale of endoscopic
decompression for lumbar spondylolysis as an effective minimally
invasive procedure - A study based on the finite element analysis."
Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery 48(2): 119-122.


Dai, X., B. R. Noga, J. R. Douglas and L. M. Jordan (2005).
"Localization of spinal neurons activated during locomotion using the
c-fos immunohistochemical method." Journal of Neurophysiology 93(6):

Jackson, A. W., D. F. Horinek, M. R. Boyd and A. D. McClellan
"Disruption of Left-Right Reciprocal Coupling in the Spinal Cord of
Larval Lamprey Abolishes Brain-Initiated Locomotor Activity." Journal
of Neurophysiology.

Majczynski, H., K. Maleszak, A. Cabaj and U. Slawinska (2005).
"Serotonin-related enhancement of recovery of hind limb motor
functions in spinal rats after grafting of embryonic raphe nuclei."
Journal of Neurotrauma 22(5): 590-604.

Masino, M. A. and J. R. Fetcho (2005). "Fictive swimming motor
patterns in wild type and mutant larval zebrafish." Journal of
Neurophysiology 93(6): 3177-3188.


Buess, E., K. U. Steuber and B. Waibl (2005). "Open versus
arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: A comparative view of 96 cases."
Arthroscopy-the Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 21(5):

Kilger, R. H. P., M. Thomas, S. Hanford, D. A. Alaseirlis, H. H.
Paessler and S. L. Y. Woo (2005). "The effectiveness of
reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament using the novel
knot/press-fit technique - A cadaveric study." American Journal of
Sports Medicine 33(6): 856-863.

Lee, C. H., G. S. Huang, K. H. Chao, S. S. Wu and Q. Chen (2005).
"Differential pretensions of a flexor tendon graft for anterior
cruciate ligament reconstruction: A biomechanical comparison in a
porcine knee model." Arthroscopy-the Journal of Arthroscopic and
Related Surgery 21(5): 540-546.

Li, G. A., R. Papannagari, E. Most, S. E. Park, T. Johnson, L.
Tanamal and H. E. Rubash (2005). "Anterior tibial post impingement in
a posterior stabilized total knee arthroplasty." Journal of
Orthopaedic Research 23(3): 536-541.

Lienau, J., H. Schell, G. N. Duda, P. Seebeck, S. Muchow and H. J.
Ball (2005). "Initial vascularization and tissue differentiation are
influenced by fixation stability." Journal of Orthopaedic Research
23(3): 639-645.

Magnussen, R. A., F. Guilak and T. P. Vail (2005). "Cartilage
degeneration in post-collapse cases of osteonecrosis of the human
femoral head: Altered mechanical properties in tension, compression,
and shear." Journal of Orthopaedic Research 23(3): 576-583.

Makino, T., D. J. Hak, S. J. Hazelwood, S. Curtiss and A. H. Reddi
(2005). "Prevention of atrophic nonunion development by recombinant
human bone morphogenetic protein-7." Journal of Orthopaedic Research
23(3): 632-638.

McGowan, K. B. and R. L. Sah (2005). "Treatment of cartilage with
beta-aminopropionitrile accelerates subsequent collagen maturation
and modulates integrative repair." Journal of Orthopaedic Research
23(3): 594-601.

Milano, G., P. D. Mulas, E. Sanna-Passino, G. M. Careddu, F. Ziranu
and C. Fabbriciani (2005). "Evaluation of bone plug and soft tissue
anterior cruciate ligament graft fixation over time using transverse
femoral fixation in a sheep model." Arthroscopy-the Journal of
Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 21(5): 532-539.

Mueller, M. B., H. H. Fredrich, E. Steinhauser, U. Schreiber, A.
Arians and A. B. Imhoff (2005). "Biomechanical evaluation of
different suture anchors for the stabilization of anterior labrum
lesions." Arthroscopy-the Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery
21(5): 611-619.

Murnaghan, M., L. McIlmurray, M. T. Mushipe and G. Li (2005). "Time
for treating bone fracture using rhBMP-2: A randomised placebo
controlled mouse fracture trial." Journal of Orthopaedic Research
23(3): 625-631.

Takao, M., K. Oae, Y. Uchio, M. Ochi and H. Yamamoto (2005).
"Anatomical reconstruction of the lateral ligaments of the ankle with
a gracilis autograft - A new technique using an interference fit
anchoring system." American Journal of Sports Medicine 33(6): 814-823.


Magnuson, D. S. K., R. Lovett, C. Coffee, R. Gray, Y. C. Han, Y. P.
Zhang and D. A. Burke (2005). "Functional consequences of lumbar
spinal cord contusion injuries in the adult rat." Journal of
Neurotrauma 22(5): 529-543.


Sellier, D. and T. Fourcaud (2005). "A mechanical analysis of the
relationship between free oscillations of Pinus pinaster Ait.
saplings and their aerial architecture." Journal of Experimental
Botany 56(416): 1563-1573.


Obe, S. Z., A. Sykes, S. Lang and I. Cullington (2005). "Adaptive
prosthesis - a new concept in prosthetic knee control." Robotica 23:

Stavdahl, O., A. K. Bondhus, K. Y. Pettersen and K. E. Malvig (2005).
"Optimal statistical operators for 3-dimensional rotational data:
geometric interpretations and application to prosthesis kinematics."
Robotica 23: 283-292.


Ebadzadeh, M., B. Tondu and C. Darlot (2005). "Computation of inverse
functions in a model of cerebellar and reflex pathways allows to
control a mobile mechanical segment." Neuroscience 133(1): 29-49.

Valasek, M. (2003). "Design and control of under-actuated and
over-actuated mechanical systems - Challenges of mechanics and
mechatronics." Vehicle System Dynamics 40: 37-49.


Bahr, R. and T. Krosshaug (2005). "Understanding injury mechanisms: a
key component of preventing injuries in sport." British Journal of
Sports Medicine 39(6): 324-329.

Chaudhari, A. M., B. K. Hearn and T. P. Andriacchi (2005).
"Sport-dependent variations in arm position during single-limb
landing influence knee loading - Implications for anterior cruciate
ligament injury." American Journal of Sports Medicine 33(6): 824-830.

Evans, S. A., A. D. Parsons and J. M. Overton "Homeostatic responses
to caloric restriction: Influence of background metabolic rate."
Journal of Applied Physiology.

Krosshaug, T., T. E. Andersen, O. E. O. Olsen, G. Myklebust and R.
Bahr (2005). "Research approaches to describe the mechanisms of
injuries in sport: limitations and possibilities." British Journal of
Sports Medicine 39(6): 330-339.

McIntosh, A. S. and P. McCrory (2005). "Preventing head and neck
injury." British Journal of Sports Medicine 39(6): 314-318.

McLean, S. G., K. Walker, K. R. Ford, G. D. Myer, T. E. Hewett and A.
J. van den Bogert (2005). "Evaluation of a two dimensional analysis
method as a screening and evaluation tool for anterior cruciate
ligament injury." British Journal of Sports Medicine 39(6): 355-362.


Anderson, K. D., A. Gunawan and O. Steward (2005). "Quantitative
assessment of forelimb motor function after cervical spinal cord
injury in rats: Relationship to the corticospinal tract."
Experimental Neurology 194(1): 161-174.

Brown, K. M., B. B. Wolfe and J. R. Wrathall (2005). "Rapid
functional recovery after spinal cord injury in young rats." Journal
of Neurotrauma 22(5): 559-574.

Collazos-Castro, J. E., V. M. Soto, M. Gutierrez-Davila and M.
Nieto-Sampedro (2005). "Motoneuron loss associated with chronic
locomotion impairments after spinal cord contusion in the rat."
Journal of Neurotrauma 22(5): 544-558.

Keirstead, H. S., V. Fedulov, F. Cloutier, O. Steward and B. R. Duel
(2005). "Noninvasive ultrasonographic method to evaluate bladder
function recovery in spinal cord injured rats." Experimental
Neurology 194(1): 120-127.

Krave, U., S. Hojer and H. A. Hansson (2005). "Transient, powerful
pressures are generated in the brain by a rotational acceleration
impulse to the head." European Journal of Neuroscience 21(10):


Fabre, N., S. Perrey, L. Arbez, J. Ruiz, N. Tordi and J. D. Rouillon
"Degree of Coordination between Breathing and Rhythmic Arm Movements
During Hand Rim Wheelchair Propulsion." International Journal of
Sports Medicine.


Dodou, D., P. Breedveld and P. A. Wieringa (2005). "Mucoadhesives in
the gastrointestinal tract: revisiting the literature for novel
applications." European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics
60(1): 1-16.