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    Here are some article citations to articles about various aspects of
    postural sway which I hope will be helpful to you.

    Loughlin PJ. Redfern MS. Furman JM.
    Nonstationarities of postural sway.
    IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Magazine.
    22(2):69-75, 2003 Mar-Apr.

    Loughlin PJ. Redfern MS. Furman JM.
    Time-varying characteristics of visually induced postural sway.
    IEEE Transactions on Rehabilitation Engineering.
    4(4):416-24, 1996 Dec.

    Marvel, Cherie L; Schwartz, Barbara L; Rosse, Richard B.
    A quantitative measure of postural sway deficits in schizophrenia.
    Schizophrenia Research.
    Vol 68(2-3) Jun 2004, 363-372.

    Scinicariello, Anthony P; Inglis, JTimothy; Collins, JJ; Collins, JJ.
    The effects of stochastic monopolar galvanic vestibular stimulation
    on human postural sway.
    Journal of Vestibular Research: Equilibrium & Orientation.
    Vol 12(2-3) 2002; 2003, 77-85.

    Vuillerme, Nicolas; Forestier, Nicolas; Nougier, Vincent.
    Attentional demands and postural sway: the effect of the calf
    muscles fatigue.
    Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise.
    Vol 34(12) Dec 2002, 1907-1912.
    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, US

    Rocchi, L; Chiari, L; Horak, FB.
    Effects of deep brain stimulation and levodopa on postural sway
    in Parkinson's disease.
    Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry.
    Vol 73(3) Sep 2002, 267-274.

    Dickinson, Joan I; Shroyer, JoAnn L; Elias, Jeffrey W.
    The influence of commercial-grade carpet on postural sway and
    balance strategy among older adults.
    Vol 42(4) Aug 2002, 552-559.

    Nakano, Toshio; Araki, Kazunori; Michimori, Akihiro;
    Inbe, Hiroyuki; Hagiwara, Hiroshi; Koyama, Emi.
    Nineteen-hour variation of postural sway, alertness and rectal
    temperature during sleep deprivation.
    Psychiatry & Clinical Neurosciences.
    Vol 55(3) Jun 2001, 277-278

    Egan, William E; Fisher, Daniel P; Gerber, LDerek;
    Hatler, Brian S; Ernst, Gregory P; Hall, Cliff;
    Henderson, Nancy.
    Postural sway of subjects wearing the U. S. Army chemical
    protective ensemble after functional activity.
    Aviation, Space, & Environmental Medicine.
    Vol 72(9) Sep 2001, 831-835.

    Bertenthal, Bennett I; Boker, Steven M; Xu, Minquan.
    Analysis of the perception-action cycle for visually induced postural
    sway in 9-month-old sitting infants.
    Infant Behavior & Development.
    Vol 23(3-4) 2000, 299-315.

    Hill, Shirley Y; Shen, Sa; Locke, Jeannette; Lowers, Lisa;
    Steinhauer, Stuart; Konicky, Colleen.
    Developmental changes in postural sway in children at high and
    low risk for developing alcohol-related disorders.
    Biological Psychiatry.
    Vol 47(6) Mar 2000, 501-511

    Kuukkanen, Tiina M.
    An experimental controlled study on postural sway and
    therapeutic exercise in subjects with low back pain.
    Clinical Rehabilitation.
    Vol 14(2) Apr 2000, 192-202

    Konttinen, Niilo; Lyytinen, Heikki; Era, Pertti.
    Brain slow potentials and postural sway behavior during
    sharpshooting performance.
    Journal of Motor Behavior.
    Vol 31(1) Mar 1999, 11-20.

    Borger, LL; Whitney, Susan L; Redfern, MS; Furman, JM.
    The influence of dynamic visual environments on postural
    sway in the elderly.
    Journal of Vestibular Research: Equilibrium & Orientation.
    Vol 9(3) 1999, 197-205

    Andersson, Gerhard; Persson, kerstin;
    Melin, Lennart; Larsen, Hans Christian.
    Actual and perceived postural sway during balance specific
    and non-specific proprioceptive stimulation.
    Acta Oto-Laryngologica.
    Vol 118(4) 1998, 461-465.

    Means, Kevin M; Rodell, Daniel E; O'Sullivan, Patricia S;
    Winger, Rozanne M.
    Comparison of a functional obstacle course with an index of
    clinical gait and balance and postural sway.
    Journals of Gerontology: Series A: Biological Sciences &
    Medical Sciences.
    Vol 53A(5) Sep 1998, M331-M335.

    Jeka, John; Oie, Kelvin; Schoner, Gregor; Dijkstra, Tjeerd;
    Henson, Elaine.
    Position and velocity coupling of postural sway to
    somatosensory drive.
    Journal of Neurophysiology.
    Vol 79(4) Apr 1998, 1661-1674.

    Kamen, Gary; Patten, Carolynn; Du, CDuke; Sison, Steven.
    An accelerometry-based system for the assessment of balance and
    postural sway.
    Vol 44(1) Jan-Feb 1998

    Schmuckler, Mark A.
    Children's postural sway in response to low- and high-frequency
    visual information for oscillation.
    Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception &
    Vol 23(2) Apr 1997, 528-545.

    Eggert, Thomas; Straube, Andreas; Schroeder, Karin.
    Visually induced motion perception and visual control of
    postural sway in congenital nystagmus.
    Behavioural Brain Research.
    Vol 88(2) Nov 1997, 161-168

    Vieregge, Peter; Schulze-Rava, Harald; Wessel, Karl.
    Quantification of postural sway in adult Down's syndrome.
    Developmental Brain Dysfunction.
    Vol 90(4) Jul-Aug 1996, 211-214

    Maki, BE; McIlroy, WE.
    Influence of arousal and attention on the control of postural sway.
    Journal of Vestibular Research: Equilibrium & Orientation.
    Vol 6(1) Jan-Feb 1996, 53-59.

    Holden, Maureen K.
    The role of perceived visual motion and extraretinal inputs in
    postural sway control.
    Dissertation Abstracts International. Vol 54(4-B), Oct 1993, 2248.
    US: Univ Microfilms International.
    Dissertation Abstract: 1995-73854-001.

    Blaszczyk, Janusz W; Hansen, Paul D; Lowe, Deborah L.
    Postural sway and perception of the upright stance stability borders.
    Vol 22(11) 1993, 1333-1341.

    Shirley Y; Steinhauer, Stuart R.
    Postural sway in children from pedigrees exhibiting a high density of
    Biological Psychiatry.
    Vol 33(5) Mar 1993, 313-325.

    Suomi, Rory; Surburg, Paul R; Koceja, David M.
    Postural sway characteristics of single leg stance in men with mental
    Perceptual & Motor Skills.
    Vol 75(2) Oct 1992, 456.

    Starkes, Janet; Riach, Cindy; Clarke, Beverley.
    The effect of eye closure on postural sway: Converging evidence
    from children and a Parkinson patient.
    [Chapter] Proteau, Luc (Ed); Elliott, Digby (Ed). (1992).
    Vision and motor control. Advances in psychology, No. 85.
    (pp. 353-373). Oxford, England: North-Holland. xviii, 478 pp.

    Teasdale, Normand; Stelmach, George E; Breunig, Ann.
    Postural sway characteristics of the elderly under normal and
    altered visual and support surface conditions.
    Journals of Gerontology.
    Vol 46(6) Nov 1991, B238-B244.

    Ashmead, Daniel H; McCarty, Michael E.
    Postural sway of human infants while standing in light and dark.
    Child Development.
    Vol 62(6) Dec 1991, 1276-1287.

    di Fabio, Richard P; Badke, Mary B;
    McEvoy, Ally; Ogden, Elizabeth.
    Kinematic properties of voluntary postural sway in patients with
    unilateral primary hemispheric lesions.
    ] Brain Research.
    Vol 513(2) Apr 1990, 248-254.

    Riach, CL; Starkes, JL.
    Visual fixation and postural sway in children.
    Journal of Motor Behavior.
    Vol 21(3) Sep 1989, 265-276.

    Ring, C; Nayak, US; Isaacs, B.
    The effect of visual deprivation and proprioceptive change on
    postural sway in healthy adults.
    Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.
    Vol 37(8) Aug 1989, 745-749.

    David Dillard
    Temple University
    (215) 204 - 4584

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    On Fri, 7 Jan 2005, Alexander Terekhov wrote:

    > Dear colleagues,

    > I am looking for review papers dealing with nature of postural sway.
    > (Why do oscillations during vertical posture stabilization exist?)

    > I appreciate any references or phd files.

    > Best regards,
    > Alexander

    > --------------------------------------------------

    > Alexander Terekhov
    > PhD student
    > Moscow State University
    > Department of Mechanics and Mathematics
    > Moscow, Russia
    > Email:

    > --------------------------------------------------

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