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08-18-2005, 12:40 PM
The past 2 weeks' literature search for biomech* or locomot*.

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

Baldik, Y., A. D. Diwan, R. C. Appleyard, Z. M. Fang, Y. Wang and G.
A. C. Murrell (2005). "Deletion of iNOS gene impairs mouse fracture
healing." Bone 37(1): 32-36.

Broulik, P. D., J. Rosenkrancova, P. Ruzicka and R. Sedlacek (2005).
"Effect of alendronate administration on bone mineral density and
bone strength in castrated rats." Hormone and Metabolic Research
37(7): 414-418.

Khoo, B. C. C., T. J. Beck, Q. H. Qiao, P. Parakh, L. Semanick, R. L.
Prince, K. P. Singer and R. I. Price (2005). "In vivo short-term
precision of hip comparison with bone mineral density structure
analysis variables in using paired dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry
scans from multi-center clinical trials." Bone 37(1): 112-121.

Mekraldi, S., A. Toromanoff, R. Rizzoli and P. Ammann (2005).
"Pamidronate prevents bone loss and decreased bone strength in adult
female and male rats fed an isocaloric low-protein diet." Journal of
Bone and Mineral Research 20(8): 1365-1371.

Qiu, S. J., D. S. Rao, D. P. Fyhrie, S. Palnitkar and A. M. Parfitt
(2005). "The morphological association between microcracks and
osteocyte lacunae in human cortical bone." Bone 37(1): 10-15.

Reisz, R. R., D. Scott, H. D. Sues, D. C. Evans and M. A. Raath
(2005). "Embryos of an Early Jurassic prosauropod dinosaur and their
evolutionary significance." Science 309(5735): 761-764.

Tommasini, S. M., P. Nasser, M. B. Schaffler and K. J. Jepsen (2005).
"Relationship between bone morphology and bone quality in male
tibias: Implications for stress fracture risk." Journal of Bone and
Mineral Research 20(8): 1372-1380.

CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY

Dekker, R. J., J. V. van Thienen, J. Rohlena, S. C. de Jager, Y. W.
Elderkamp, J. Seppen, C. J. M. de Vries, E. A. L. Biessen, T. J. C.
van Berkel, H. Pannekoek and A. J. G. Horrevoets (2005). "Endothelial
KLF2 links local arterial shear stress levels to the expression of
vascular tone-regulating genes." American Journal of Pathology
167(2): 609-618.

Lorant, M., G. Raffai, G. Nadasy, E. Feher and E. Monos (2005). "Does
chronic experimental head-down tilt alter intramural innervation
density of limb blood vessels?" Japanese Journal of Physiology 55(2):
127-134.

Mann and Bristow (2005). "Mechanisms and models in heart failure: The
biomechanical model and beyond (vol 111,pg 2837, 2005)." Circulation
112(4): E75-E75.

Nava, G., J. A. Adams, J. Bassuk, D. M. Wu, P. Kurlansky and G. A.
Lamas (2005). "Echocardiographic comparison of cardiopulmonary
resuscitation (CPR) using periodic acceleration (pGz) versus chest
compression." Resuscitation 66(1): 91-97.

Van Mieghem, C. A. G., N. Bruining, J. A. Schaar, E. McFadden, N.
Mollet, F. Cademartiri, F. Mastik, J. M. R. Ligthart, G. A. R.
Granillo, M. Valgimigli, G. Sianos, W. J. van der Giessen, B. Backx,
M. A. M. Morel, G. A. Van Es, J. D. Sawyer, J. Kaplow, A. Zalewski,
A. F. W. van der Steen, P. de Feyter and P. W. Serruys (2005).
"Rationale and methods of the integrated biomarker and imaging study
(IBIS): combining invasive and non-invasive imaging with biomarkers
to detect subclinical atherosclerosis and assess coronary lesion
biology." International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging 21(4):
425-441.

Vorp, D. A. and J. P. V. Geest (2005). "Biomechanical determinants of
abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture." Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and
Vascular Biology 25(8): 1558-1566.

CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR

Kazerounian, K., K. Latif, K. Rodriguez and C. Alvarado (2005).
"Nano-kinematics for analysis of protein molecules." Journal of
Mechanical Design 127(4): 699-711.

Selmeczi, D., S. Mosler, P. H. Hagedorn, N. B. Larsen and H.
Flyvbjerg (2005). "Cell motility as persistent random motion:
Theories from experiments." Biophysical Journal 89(2): 912-931.

Zaman, M. H., R. D. Kamm, P. Matsudaira and D. A. Lauffenburger
(2005). "Computational model for cell migration in three-dimensional
matrices." Biophysical Journal 89(2): 1389-1397.

COMPARATIVE/EVOLUTION

Giannini, N. P. and E. K. V. Kalko (2005). "The guild structure of
animalivorous leaf-nosed bats of Barro Colorado Island, Panama,
revisited." Acta Chiropterologica 7(1): 131-146.

Gushue, D. L., J. Houck and A. L. Lerner (2005). "Rabbit knee joint
biomechanics: Motion analysis and modeling of forces during hopping."
Journal of Orthopaedic Research 23(4): 735-742.

Le Ray, D., D. Combes, C. Dejean and D. Cattaert (2005). "In vivo
analysis of proprioceptive coding and its antidromic modulation in
the freely behaving crayfish." Journal of Neurophysiology 94(2):
1013-1027.

McElligott, M. B. and D. M. O'Malley "Prey Tracking by Larval
Zebrafish: Axial Kinematics and Visual Control." Brain Behavior and
Evolution.

Ohlberger, J., G. Staaks, P. L. M. Van Dijk and F. Holker (2005).
"Modelling energetic costs of fish swimming." Journal of Experimental
Zoology Part a-Comparative Experimental Biology 303A(8): 657-664.

Osborne, L. (2005). "Information content of male agonistic displays
in the territorial tawny dragon (Ctenophorus decresii)." Journal of
Ethology 23(2): 189-197.

Stevens, S. S. and T. L. Serfass (2005). "Sliding behavior in
Nearctic river otters: Locomotion or play?" Northeastern Naturalist
12(2): 241-244.

Yekutieli, Y., R. Sagiv-Zohar, R. Aharonov, Y. Engel, B. Hochner and
T. Flash (2005). "Dynamic model of the octopus arm. I. Biomechanics
of the octopus reaching movement." Journal of Neurophysiology 94(2):
1443-1458.

Yekutieli, Y., R. Sagiv-Zohar, B. Hochner and T. Flash (2005).
"Dynamic model of the octopus arm. II. Control of reaching
movements." Journal of Neurophysiology 94(2): 1459-1468.

DENTAL/ORAL

Garrec, P., B. Tavernier and L. Jordan (2005). "Evolution of flexural
rigidity according to the cross-sectional dimension of a superelastic
nickel titanium orthodontic wire." European Journal of Orthodontics
27(4): 402-407.

Zheng, L., T. Yamashiro, T. Fukunaga, T. A. Balam and T.
Takano-Yamamoto (2005). "Bone morphogenetic protein 3 expression
pattern in rat condylar cartilage, femoral cartilage and mandibular
fracture callus." European Journal of Oral Sciences 113(4): 318-325.

Ziegler, A., L. Keilig, A. Kawarizadeh, A. Jager and C. Bourauel
(2005). "Numerical simulation of the biomechanical behaviour of
multi-rooted teeth." European Journal of Orthodontics 27(4): 333-339.

ERGONOMICS/REHAB

Apache, R. R. G. (2005). "Activity-based intervention in motor skill
development." Perceptual and Motor Skills 100(3): 1011-1020.

Azar, N. R., D. M. Andrews and J. P. Callaghan (2005). "Accuracy of
spine cumulative loading using self-reported duration and frequency
information during non-occupational tasks." International Journal of
Industrial Ergonomics 35(8): 687-696.

Guertin, P. A. (2005). "Paraplegic mice are leading to new advances
in spinal cord injury research." Spinal Cord 43(8): 459-461.

Licina, P. and A. M. Nowitzke (2005). "Approach and considerations
regarding the patient with spinal injury." Injury-International
Journal of the Care of the Injured 36: 2-12.

Myer, G. D., H. I. Brunner, P. G. Melson, M. V. Paterno, K. R. Ford
and T. E. Hewett (2005). "Specialized neuromuscular training to
improve neuromuscular function and biomechanics in a patient with
quiescent juvenile rheumatoid arthritis." Physical Therapy 85(8):
791-802.

GAIT/LOCOMOTION

Almeida, Q. J., J. S. Frank, E. A. Roy, M. E. Jenkins, S. Spaulding,
A. E. Patla and M. S. Jog (2005). "An evaluation of sensorimotor
integration during locomotion toward a target in Parkinson's
disease." Neuroscience 134(1): 283-293.

Chen, G., C. Patten, D. H. Kothari and F. E. Zajac (2005). "Gait
deviations associated with post-stroke hemiparesis: improvement
during treadmill walking using weight support, speed, support
stiffness, and handrail hold." Gait & Posture 22(1): 57-62.

Chen, G., C. Patten, D. H. Kothari and F. E. Zajac (2005). "Gait
differences between individuals with post-stroke hemiparesis and
non-disabled controls at matched speeds." Gait & Posture 22(1): 51-56.

Hansen, N. L., B. A. Conway, D. M. Halliday, S. Hansen, H. S. Pyndt,
F. Biering-Sorensen and J. B. Nielsen (2005). "Reduction of common
synaptic drive to ankle dorsiflexor motoneurons during walking in
patients with spinal cord lesion." Journal of Neurophysiology 94(2):
934-942.

Niang, A. E. S. and B. J. McFadyen (2005). "Effects of physical
activity level on unobstructed and obstructed walking in young male
adults." Gait & Posture 22(1): 75-81.

Pierrynowski, M. R., A. Gross, M. Miles, V. Galea, L. McLaughlin and
C. McPhee (2005). "Reliability of the long-range power-law
correlations obtained from the bilateral stride intervals in
asymptomatic volunteers whilst treadmill walking." Gait & Posture
22(1): 46-50.

Wu, G. and J. Hitt (2005). "Ground contact characteristics of Tai Chi
gait." Gait & Posture 22(1): 32-39.

Yakovenko, S., D. A. McCrea, K. Stecina and A. Prochazka (2005).
"Control of locomotor cycle durations." Journal of Neurophysiology
94(2): 1057-1065.

HAND/FINGER

Cao, Y. and J. B. Tang (2005). "Biomechanical evaluation of a
four-strand modification of the Tang method of tendon repair."
Journal of Hand Surgery-British and European Volume 30B(4): 374-378.

Lawrence, T. A. and T. R. C. Davis (2005). "A biomechanical analysis
of suture materials and their influence on a four-strand flexor
tendon repair." Journal of Hand Surgery-American Volume 30A(4):
836-841.

Martineau, P. A., S. Bergeron, L. Beckman, T. Steffen and E. J.
Harvey (2005). "Reconstructive procedure for unstable radial-sided
triangular fibrocartilage complex avulsions." Journal of Hand
Surgery-American Volume 30A(4): 727-732.

Nishiwaki, M., T. Nakamura, Y. Nakao, T. Nagura and Y. Toyama (2005).
"Ulnar shortening effect on distal radioulnar joint stability: A
biomechanical study." Journal of Hand Surgery-American Volume 30A(4):
719-726.

Skytta, E. T., E. A. Belt, H. J. Kautiainen, J. T. Lehtinen, M.
Ikavalko and H. M. Maenpaa (2005). "Use of the de la caffiniere
prosthesis in rheumatoid trapeziometacarpal destruction." Journal of
Hand Surgery-British and European Volume 30B(4): 395-400.

JOINTS

Diamantopoulos, A., A. Tokis, M. Tzurbakis, I. Patsopoulos and A.
Georgoulis (2005). "The posterolateral corner of the knee: Evaluation
under microsurgical dissection." Arthroscopy-the Journal of
Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 21(7): 826-833.

Gofton, W. T., K. D. Gordon, C. E. Dunning, J. A. Johnson and G. J.
W. King (2005). "Comparison of distal radioulnar joint
reconstructions using an active joint motion simulator." Journal of
Hand Surgery-American Volume 30A(4): 733-742.

Ledger, M., N. Leeks, T. Ackland and A. Wang (2005). "Short malunions
of the clavicle: An anatomic and functional study." Journal of
Shoulder and Elbow Surgery 14(4): 349-354.

Lu, Y., C. Y. Chen, S. Kallakuri, A. Patwardhan and J. M. Cavanaugh
(2005). "Neurophysiological and biomechanical characterization of
goat cervical facet joint capsules." Journal of Orthopaedic Research
23(4): 779-787.

Sekiya, H., P. G. Neale, S. W. O'Driscoll, K. N. An and B. F. Morrey
(2005). "An in vitro biomechanical study of a hinged external fixator
applied to an unstable elbow." Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
14(4): 429-432.

Victor, C. R., E. Triggs, F. Ross, J. Lord and J. S. Axford (2005).
"Lack of benefit of a primary care-based nurse-led education
programme for people with osteoarthritis of the knee." Clinical
Rheumatology 24(4): 358-364.

METHODS

Derler, S., A. B. Spierings and K. U. Schmitt (2005). "Anatomical hip
model for the mechanical testing of hip protectors." Medical
Engineering & Physics 27(6): 475-485.

Gollwitzer, H., P. Thomas, P. Diehl, E. Steinhauser, B. Summer, S.
Barnstorf, L. Gerdesmeyer, W. Mittelmeier and A. Stemberger (2005).
"Biomechanical and allergological characteristics of a biodegradable
poly(D,L-lactic acid) coating for orthopaedic implants." Journal of
Orthopaedic Research 23(4): 802-809.

MUSCLE

Giroux-Metges, M. A., J. P. Pennec, J. Petit, J. Morel, H. Talarmin,
M. Droguet, G. Dorange and M. Gioux (2005). "Effects of immobilizing
a single muscle on the morphology and the activation of its muscle
fibers." Experimental Neurology 194(2): 495-505.

NEURAL

Dounskaia, N., D. Wisleder and T. Johnson (2005). "Influence of
biomechanical factors on substructure of pointing movements."
Experimental Brain Research 164(4): 505-516.

Drewes, A. M., H. Reddy, C. Staahl, P. Funch-Jensen, L.
Arendt-Nielsen, H. Gregersen and S. Lundbye-Christensen (2005).
"Statistical modeling of the response characteristics of
mechanosensitive stimuli in the human esophagus." Journal of Pain
6(7): 455-462.

Forner-Cordero, A., O. Levin, Y. Li and S. P. Swinnen (2005).
"Principal component analysis of complex multijoint coordinative
movements." Biological Cybernetics 93(1): 63-78.

Grillner, S., J. Helligren, A. Menard, K. Saitoh and M. A. Wikstrom
(2005). "Mechanisms for selection of basic motor programs - roles for
the striatum and pallidum." Trends in Neurosciences 28(7): 364-370.

Hodgson, M., D. Docherty and D. Robbins (2005). "Post-activation
potentiation - Underlying physiology and implications for motor
performance." Sports Medicine 35(7): 585-595.

Lafreniere-Roula, M. and D. A. McCrea (2005). "Deletions of rhythmic
motoneuron activity during fictive locomotion and scratch provide
clues to the organization of the mammalian central pattern
generator." Journal of Neurophysiology 94(2): 1120-1132.

Leveille, S. G., Y. Q. Zhang, W. McMullen, M. Kelly-Hayes and D. T.
Felson (2005). "Sex differences in musculoskeletal pain in older
adults." Pain 116(3): 332-338.

Muir, G. D. and K. S. V. Gowri "The role of motor and visual
experience during development of bipedal locomotion in chicks."
Journal of Neurophysiology.

Sukhotinsky, I., D. A. Hopkins, J. Lu, C. B. Saper and M. Devor
(2005). "Movement suppression during anesthesia: Neural projections
from the mesopontine tegmentum to areas involved in motor control."
Journal of Comparative Neurology 489(4): 425-448.

Wagman, J. B. and K. R. Taylor (2005). "Perceived arm posture and
remote haptic perception of whether an object can be stepped over."
Journal of Motor Behavior 37(5): 339-342.

Wu, C. Y., K. C. Lin, K. H. Lin, C. W. Chang and C. L. Chen (2005).
"Effects of task constraints on reaching kinematics by healthy
adults." Perceptual and Motor Skills 100(3): 983-994.

OCULAR

Cunningham, L. L., G. P. Peterson and R. H. Haug (2005). "The
relationship between enophthalmos, linear displacement, and volume
change in experimentally recreated orbital fractures." Journal of
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 63(8): 1169-1173.

ORTHOPAEDICS

Akkus, O., R. M. Belaney and P. Das (2005). "Free radical scavenging
alleviates the biomechanical impairment of gamma radiation sterilized
bone tissue." Journal of Orthopaedic Research 23(4): 838-845.

Bicknell, R. T., C. Harwood, L. Ferreira, G. J. W. King, J. A.
Johnson, K. Faber and D. Drosdowech (2005). "Cyclic loading of
rotator cuff repairs: An in vitro biomechanical comparison of
bioabsorbable tacks with transosseous sutures." Arthroscopy-the
Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 21(7): 875-880.

Drogset, J. O., T. Grontvedt and A. Tegnander (2005). "Endoscopic
reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament using bone-patellar
tendon-bone grafts fixed with bioabsorbable or metal interference
screws - A prospective randomized study of the clinical outcome."
American Journal of Sports Medicine 33(8): 1160-1165.

Hewitt, J. D., J. M. Harrelson, Z. Dailiana, F. Guilak and C. Fink
(2005). "The effect of intermittent pneumatic compression on fracture
healing." Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 19(6): 371-376.

Hsu, C. C., C. K. Chao, J. L. Wang, S. M. Hou, Y. T. Tsai and J. Lin
(2005). "Increase of pullout strength of spinal pedicle screws with
conical core: biomechanical tests and finite element analyses."
Journal of Orthopaedic Research 23(4): 788-794.

Jung, H. G., G. P. Guyton, B. G. Parks, C. I. Title, K. J. Dom, A.
Nguyen and L. C. Schon (2005). "Supplementary axial kirschner wire
fixation for crescentic and ludloff proximal metatarsal osteotomies:
A biomechanical study." Foot & Ankle International 26(8): 620-626.

Marumo, K., M. Saito, T. Yamagishi and K. Fujii (2005). "The
"ligamentization" process in human anterior cruciate ligament
reconstruction with autogenous patellar and hamstring tendons - A
biochemical study." American Journal of Sports Medicine 33(8):
1166-1173.

Molloy, S., L. E. Jasper, B. G. Burkhart, R. J. Brumback and S. M.
Belkoff (2005). "Interference Kirschner wires augment distal humeral
fracture fixation in the elderly." Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma
19(6): 377-379.

Park, M. C., E. R. Cadet, W. N. Levine, L. U. Bigliani and C. S.
Ahmad (2005). "Tendon-to-bone pressure distributions at a repaired
rotator cuff footprint using transosseous suture and suture anchor
fixation techniques." American Journal of Sports Medicine 33(8):
1154-1159.

Richards, D. P. and S. S. Burkhart (2005). "A biomechanical analysis
of two biceps tenodesis fixation techniques." Arthroscopy-the Journal
of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 21(7): 861-866.

Tejwani, N. C., S. Park, K. Iesaka and F. Kummer (2005). "The effect
of locked distal screws in retrograde nailing of osteoporotic distal
femur fractures - A laboratory study using cadaver femurs." Journal
of Orthopaedic Trauma 19(6): 380-383.

Trease, C., T. McIff and E. B. Toby (2005). "Locking versus
nonlocking T-plates for dorsal and volar fixation of dorsally
comminuted distal radius fractures: A biomechanical study." Journal
of Hand Surgery-American Volume 30A(4): 756-763.

Vaccaro, A. R., M. R. Lim and J. Y. Lee (2005). "Indications for
surgery and stabilization techniques of the occipito-cervical
junction." Injury-International Journal of the Care of the Injured
36: 44-53.

Virolainen, P., N. Inoue, M. Nagao, F. J. Frassica and E. Y. S. Chao
(2005). "The effect of multidrug chemotherapy on bone graft augmented
prosthesis fixation." Journal of Orthopaedic Research 23(4): 795-801.

Wozniak, T. D., Y. Kocabey, S. Klein, J. Nyland and D. N. M. Caborn
(2005). "Influence of thread design on bioabsorbable interference
screw insertion torque during retrograde fixation of a soft-tissue
graft in synthetic bone." Arthroscopy-the Journal of Arthroscopic and
Related Surgery 21(7): 815-819.

PLANT/FUNGAL

Lahaye, R., L. Civeyrel, T. Speck and N. P. Rowe (2005). "Evolution
of shrub-like growth forms in the lianoid subfamily Secamonoideae
(Apocynaceae s.l.) of madagascar: Phylogeny, biomechanics, and
development." American Journal of Botany 92(8): 1381-1396.

PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS

Havenhill, T. G., B. C. Toolan and L. F. Draganich (2005). "Effects
of a UCBL orthosis and a calcaneal osteotomy on tibiotalar contact
characteristics in a cadaver flatfoot model." Foot & Ankle
International 26(8): 607-613.

Johansson, J. L., D. M. Sherrill, P. O. Riley, P. Bonato and H. Herr
(2005). "A clinical comparison of variable-damping and mechanically
passive prosthetic knee devices." American Journal of Physical
Medicine & Rehabilitation 84(8): 563-575.

SPORT/EXERCISE

Habold, C., C. Foltzer-Jourdainne, Y. Le Maho, J. H. Lignot and H.
Oudart (2005). "Intestinal gluconeogenesis and glucose transport
according to body fuel availability in rats." Journal of
Physiology-London 566(2): 575-586.

Hamill, J. and E. M. Haymes (2005). "Biomechanics, exercise
physiology, and the 75th anniversary of RQES." Research Quarterly for
Exercise and Sport 76(2): S53-S61.

Havriluk, R. (2005). "Performance level differences in swimming: A
meta-analysis of passive drag force." Research Quarterly for Exercise
and Sport 76(2): 112-118.

Mortensen, S. P., E. A. Dawson, C. C. Yoshiga, M. K. Dalsgaard, R.
Damsgaard, N. H. Secher and J. Gonzalez-Alonso (2005). "Limitations
to systemic and locomotor limb muscle oxygen delivery and uptake
during maximal exercise in humans." Journal of Physiology-London
566(1): 273-285.

Zamparo, P., M. Bonifazi, M. Faina, A. Milan, F. Sardella, F. Schena
and C. Capelli (2005). "Energy cost of swimming of elite
long-distance swimmers." European Journal of Applied Physiology
94(5-6): 697-704.

TENDON

Huang, C. Y., V. M. Wang, R. J. Pawluk, J. S. Bucchieri, W. N.
Levine, L. U. Bigliani, V. C. Mow and E. L. Flatow (2005).
"Inhomogeneous mechanical behavior of the human supraspinatus tendon
under uniaxial loading." Journal of Orthopaedic Research 23(4):
924-930.

Sanders, A. P., R. E. Weijers, C. J. Snijders and L. C. Schon (2005).
"Three-dimensional reconstruction of magnetic resonance images of a
displaced flexor hallucis longus tendon in hallux valgus." Journal of
the American Podiatric Medical Association 95(4): 401-404.

TISSUE/BIOMATERIALS

Dietz, H. P., A. Eldridge, M. Grace and B. Clarke (2004). "Does
pregnancy affect pelvic organ mobility?" Australian & New Zealand
Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology 44(6): 517-520.

Fan, Y. H., J. B. Zhao, D. H. Liao and H. Gregersen (2005). "The
effect of digestion of collagen and elastin on histomorphometry and
the zero-stress state in rat esophagus." Digestive Diseases and
Sciences 50(8): 1497-1505.

Funakoshi, T., T. Majima, N. Iwasaki, N. Suenaga, N. Sawaguchi, K.
Shimode, A. Minami, K. Harada and S. Nishimura (2005). "Application
of tissue engineering techniques for rotator cuff regeneration using
a chitosan-based hyaluronan hybrid fiber scaffold." American Journal
of Sports Medicine 33(8): 1193-1201.

Horgan, C. O. and G. Saccomandi (2005). "A new constitutive theory
for fiber-reinforced incompressible nonlinearly elastic solids."
Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 53(9): 1985-2015.

Kummer, F. J. and K. Iesaka (2005). "The role of graft materials in
suture augmentation for tendon repairs and reattachment." Journal of
Biomedical Materials Research Part B-Applied Biomaterials 74B(2):
789-791.

Wei, G. H., B. Bhushan, N. Ferrell and D. Hansford (2005).
"Microfabrication and nanomechanical characterization of polymer
microelectromechanical system for biological applications." Journal
of Vacuum Science & Technology A 23(4): 811-819.

TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING

Boyd, B. S., C. Puttlitz, J. L. Gan and K. S. Topp (2005). "Strain
and excursion in the rat sciatic nerve during a modified straight leg
raise are altered after traumatic nerve injury." Journal of
Orthopaedic Research 23(4): 764-770.

Mitsui, T., I. Fischer, J. S. Shurnsky and M. Murray (2005).
"Transplants of fibroblasts expressing BDNF and NT-3 promote recovery
of bladder and hindlimb function following spinal contusion injury in
rats." Experimental Neurology 194(2): 410-431.

HARD TO CLASSIFY

Frokjaer, J. B., D. Liao, A. Bergmann, B. P. McMahon, E. Steffensen,
A. M. Drewes and H. Gregersen (2005). "Three-dimensional
biomechanical properties of the human rectum evaluated with magnetic
resonance imaging." Neurogastroenterology and Motility 17(4): 531-540.

Miyaoka, S., H. Hirano, I. Ashida, Y. Miyaoka and Y. Yamada (2005).
"Analysis of head movements coupled with trunk drift in healthy
subjects." Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing 43(3):
395-402.