View Full Version : LITERATURE UPDATE 03-09-06

Jinger Gottschall
03-09-2006, 10:49 AM
This week's literature search for biomech* or locomot*

Jinger Gottschall, PhD
Emory University
School of Medicine

***NOTE*** Articles with no volume, issue or page numbers indicate that
the article has not been published in paper form yet, but may be
available in electronic form through the publisher.


Boylu, U., Horasanli, K., Tanriverdi, O., Kendirci, M., Gumus, E. and
Miroglu, C. (2006). Evaluation of bone mineral density after
ileocystoplasty in children with and without myelomeningocele.
Pediatric Surgery International.

Hamrick, M. W., Samaddar, T., Pennington, C. and McCormick, J. (2006).
Increased muscle mass with myostatin deficiency improves gains in bone
strength with exercise. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 21,

Milner, C. E., Ferber, R., Pollard, C. D., Hamill, J. and Davis, I. S.
(2006). Biomechanical factors associated with tibial stress fracture in
female runners. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 38, 323-328.

Ofluoglu, D., Ofluoglu, O. and Akyuz, G. (2006). Bilateral tibial
stress fracture in a young man due to hypercalciuric osteoporosis: a
case report. Rheumatology International 26, 469-472.


Zheng, C. J., Adams, A. B., McGrail, M. P., Marini, J. J. and Greaves,
I. A. (2006). A proposed curvilinearity index for quantifying airflow
obstruction. Respiratory Care 51, 40-45.


Doroudi, R., Andersson, M., Svensson, P. A., Ekman, M., Jern, S. and
Karlsson, L. (2005). Methodological studies of multiple reference genes
as endogenous controls in vascular gene expression studies.
Endothelium-Journal of Endothelial Cell Research 12, 215-223.


Ahlborn, B. K., Blake, R. W. and Megill, W. M. (2006). Frequency tuning
in animal locomotion. Zoology 109, 43-53.

Bergmann, M., Cordier, L. and Brancher, J. P. (2006). On the generation
of a reverse von Karman street for the controlled cylinder wake in the
laminar regime - art. no. 028101. Physics of Fluids 18, 28101-28101.

Bloch, G., Shemesh, Y. and Robinson, G. E. (2006). Seasonal and
task-related variation in free running activity rhythms in honey bees
(Apis mellifera). Insectes Sociaux 53, 115-118.

Ji, Q., Luo, Z. X., Yuan, C. X. and Tabrum, A. R. (2006). A swimming
mammaliaform from the Middle Jurassic and ecomorphological
diversification of early mammals. Science 311, 1123-1127.

Simpson, S. J., Sword, G. A., Lorch, P. D. and Couzin, I. D. (2006).
Cannibal crickets on a forced march for protein and salt. Proceedings
of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.

Visscher, D. R., Merrill, E. H., Fortin, D. and Frair, J. L. (2006).
Estimating woody browse availability for ungulates at increasing snow
depths. Forest Ecology and Management 222, 348-354.


Fredericson, M. and Yoon, K. S. (2006). Physical examination and
patellofemoral pain syndrome. American Journal of Physical Medicine &
Rehabilitation 85, 234-243.

Ko, H. Y., Park, B. K., Park, J. H., Shin, Y. B., Shon, H. J. and Lee,
H. C. (2006). Intrathecal movement and tension of the lumbosacral roots
induced by straight-leg raising. American Journal of Physical Medicine
& Rehabilitation 85, 222-227.

Lin, J. H., McGorry, R. W., Dempsey, P. G. and Chang, C. C. (2006).
Handle displacement and operator responses to pneumatic nutrunner
torque buildup. Applied Ergonomics 37, 367-376.


Bowden, M. G., Balasubramanian, C. K., Neptune, R. R. and Kautz, S. A.
(2006). Anterior-posterior ground reaction forces as a measure of
paretic leg contribution in hemiparetic walking. Stroke 37, 872-876.

Dobkin, B., Apple, D., Barbeau, H., Basso, M., Behrman, A., Deforge,
D., Ditunno, J., Dudley, G., Elashoff, R., Fugate, L. et al. (2006).
Weight-supported treadmill vs overground training for walking after
acute incomplete SCI. Neurology 66, 484-492.


Billuart, F., Gagey, O., Skalli, W. and Mitton, D. (2006). Biomechanics
of the deltoideus. Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy 28, 76-81.

Cole, D. W., Elsaidi, G. A., Kuzma, K. R., Kuzma, G. R., Smith, B. P.
and Ruch, D. S. (2006). Distal radioulnar joint instability in distal
radius fractures: The role of sigmoid notch and triangular
fibrocartilage complex revisited. Injury-International Journal of the
Care of the Injured 37, 252-258.

Masson, C., Thollon, L., Cesari, D. and Brunet, C. (2006). Effects of
static high compression on human foot-ankle: biomechanical response and
injuries. Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy 28, 46-53.

van Noort, A. and van der Werken, C. (2006). The floating shoulder.
Injury-International Journal of the Care of the Injured 37, 218-227.


Low, L. A., Reinhall, P. G., Storti, D. W. and Goldman, E. B. (2006).
Coupled van der Pol oscillators as a simplified model for generation of
neural patterns for jellyfish locomotion. Structural Control & Health
Monitoring 13, 417-429.


Burne, T. H. J., Johnston, A. N. B., McGrath, J. J. and Mackay-Sim, A.
(2006). Swimming behaviour and post-swimming activity in Vitamin D
receptor knockout mice. Brain Research Bulletin 69, 74-78.

Hinojosa, F. R., Spricigo, L., Izidio, G. S., Bruske, G. R., Lopes, D.
M. and Ramos, A. (2006). Evaluation of two genetic animal models in
behavioral tests of anxiety and depression. Behavioural Brain Research
168, 127-136.

Koopmans, G. C., Brans, M., Gomez-Pinilla, F., Duis, S., Gispen, W. H.,
Torres-Aleman, I., Joosten, E. A. J. and Hamers, F. P. T. (2006).
Circulating insulin-like growth factor I and functional recovery from
spinal cord injury under enriched housing conditions. European Journal
of Neuroscience 23, 1035-1046.

Pinna, G., Agis-Balboa, R. C., Zhubi, A., Matsumoto, K., Grayson, D.
R., Costa, E. and Guidotti, A. (2006). Imidazenil and diazepam increase
locomotor activity in mice exposed to protracted social isolation.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of

Weil, Z. M., Hotchkiss, A. K., Gatien, M. L., Pieke-Dahl, S. and
Nelson, R. J. (2006). Melatonin receptor (MT1) knockout mice display
depression-like behaviors and deficits in sensorimotor gating. Brain
Research Bulletin 68, 425-429.


Lejeune, L., Anderson, D. I., Campos, J. J., Witherington, D. C.,
Uchiyama, I. and Barbu-Roth, M. (2006). Responsiveness to terrestrial
optic flow in infancy: Does locomotor experience play a role? Human
Movement Science 25, 4-17.

Poetker, D. M., Wackym, P. A., Yoganandan, N., Runge-Samuelson, C. L.,
Firszt, J. B. and Pintar, F. A. (2006). Biomechanical strength of
reconstruction plates when used for medial support of Med-El cochlear
implants: Implications for diagnostic MRI. Orl-Journal for
Oto-Rhino-Laryngology and Its Related Specialties 68, 77-82.


Panjabi, M. M., Maak, T. G., Ivancic, P. C. and Ito, S. (2006). Dynamic
intervertebral foramen narrowing during simulated rear impact. Spine
31, E128-E134.


Cepolina, F., Moronti, M., Sanguineti, M., Zoppi, M. and Molfino, R. M.
(2006). Roboclimber versus landslides. Ieee Robotics & Automation
Magazine 13, 23-31.

Pavone, M., Arena, P., Fortuna, L., Frasca, M. and Patane, L. (2006).
Climbing obstacle in bio-robots via CNN and adaptive attitude control.
International Journal of Circuit Theory and Applications 34, 109-125.


Gupta, D., Tator, C. H. and Shoichet, M. S. (2006). Fast-gelling
injectable blend of hyaluronan and methylcellulose for intrathecal,
localized delivery to the injured spinal cord. Biomaterials 27,

The following atypical biomechanics journals had several hits.

Acevedoa, S. F., Pfankuch, T., Ohtsu, H. and Raber, J. (2006). Anxiety
and cognition in female histidine decarboxylase knockout (Hdc(-/-))
mice. Behavioural Brain Research 168, 92-99.

Hlinak, Z. and Krejci, I. (2006). Spontaneous alternation behaviour in
rats: Kynurenic acid attenuated deficits induced by MK-801. Behavioural
Brain Research 168, 144-149.

Kusljic, S. and van den Buuse, M. (2006). Differential involvement of
5-HT projections within the amygdala in prepulse inhibition but not in
psychotomimetic drug-induced hyperlocomotion. Behavioural Brain
Research 168, 74-82.

Schwabe, K., Klein, S. and Koch, M. (2006). Behavioural effects of
neonatal lesions of the medial prefrontal cortex and subchronic
pubertal treatment with phencyclidine of adult rats. Behavioural Brain
Research 168, 150-160.


DeVocht, J. W., Wilder, D. G., Bandstra, E. R. and Spratt, K. F.
(2006). Biomechanical evaluation of four different mattresses. Applied
Ergonomics 37, 297-304.