This week's Literature Update for keywords BIOMECH* or LOCOMOT*

Rodger Kram
Univ. of Colorado, Boulder

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Heise, Gary D.; Martin, Philip E.
Are variations in running economy in humans associated with ground
reaction force characteristics?
European Journal of Applied Physiology. May, 2001. 84(5):438-442.

Sadeghi, Heydar; Prince, Francois; Sadeghi, Somayeh; Labelle, Hubert.
Principal component analysis of the power developed in the
flexion/extension muscles of the hip in able-bodied gait.
Medical Engineering & Physics. December, 2000. 22(10):703-710.

Winter, David A.; Patla, Aftab E.; Rietdyk, Shirley; Ishac, Milad G.
Ankle muscle stiffness in the control of balance during quiet standing.
Journal of Neurophysiology (Bethesda) June, 2001. 85(6):2630-2633.

Vint, Peter F.; McLean, Scott P.; Harron, Gregory M.
Electromechanical delay in isometric actions initiated from nonresting
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. June, 2001. 33(6):978-983.

Leblond, Hugues; Menard, Ariane; Gossard, Jean-Pierre.
Corticospinal control of locomotor pathways generating extensor activities
in the cat.
Experimental Brain Research. May, 2001. 138(2):173-184.

Pearson, K. G.
Could enhanced reflex function contribute to improving locomotion after
spinal cord repair?
Journal of Physiology (Cambridge) May 15th, 2001. 533(1):75-81.

Rossignol, S.; Giroux, N.; Chau, C.; Marcoux, J.; Brustein, E.; Reader, T.A.
Pharmacological aids to locomotor training after spinal injury in the cat.
Journal of Physiology (Cambridge) May 15th, 2001. 533(1):65-74.

McCrea, David A.
Spinal circuitry of sensorimotor control of locomotion.
Journal of Physiology (Cambridge) May 15th, 2001. 533(1):41-50.

Edgerton, V. Reggie; de Leon, Ray D.; Harkema, Susan J.; Hodgson, John A.;
London, Nikolas; Reinkensmeyer, David J.; Roy, Roland R.; Talmadge, Robert
J.; Tillakaratne, Niranjala J.; Timoszyk, W.; and others.
Retraining the injured spinal cord.
Journal of Physiology (Cambridge) May 15th, 2001. 533(1):15-22.

Nomura, Kunihiko; Takei, Yoshiaki; Yanagida, Yasuyoshi.
Analysing entrainment of cardiac and locomotor rhythms in humans using
the surrogate data technique.
European Journal of Applied Physiology. May, 2001. 84(5):373-378.

Gritsenko, Valeriya; Mushahwar, Vivian; Prochazka, Arthur.
Adaptive changes in locomotor control after partial denervation of
triceps surae muscles in the cat.
Journal of Physiology (Cambridge) May 15th, 2001. 533(1):299-311.

Hollands, M. A.; Marple-Horvat, D. E.
Coordination of eye and leg movements during visually guided stepping.
Journal of Motor Behavior. June, 2001. 33(2):205-216.

Rancourt, Denis; Hogan, Neville.
Stability in force-production tasks.
Journal of Motor Behavior. June, 2001. 33(2):193-204.

Roncesvalles, Maria Nida C.; Woollacott, Marjorie H.; Jensen, Jody L.
Development of lower extremity kinetics for balance control in infants
and young children.
Journal of Motor Behavior. June, 2001. 33(2):180-192.

States, Rebecca A.; Wright, Charles E.
Interplay of biomechanical constraints and kinematic strategies in
selecting arm postures.
Journal of Motor Behavior. June, 2001. 33(2):165-179.

Vieilledent, Stephane; Kerlirzin, Yves; Dalbera, Stephane; Berthoz, Alain.
Relationship between velocity and curvature of a human locomotor
Neuroscience Letters. June 1, 2001. 305(1):65-69.

Fischer, Martin S.
Locomotory organs of mammals: New mechanics and feed-back pathways but
conservative central control.
Zoology (Jena) 2001. 103(3-4):230-239.

Gagnon, M.; Desjardins, P.; Larrive, A.
Joint coordinate systems of axes for coherence in reporting kinematic and
kinetic data.
Clinical Biomechanics. May, 2001. 16(4):349-350.

Panjabi, Manohar M.; Courtney, Thomas W.
High-speed subfailure stretch of rabbit anterior cruciate ligament:
Changes in elastic, failure and viscoelastic characteristics.
Clinical Biomechanics. May, 2001. 16(4):334-340.

Bogduk, Nikolai; Yoganandan, Narayan.
Biomechanics of the cervical spine Part 3: Minor injuries.
Clinical Biomechanics. May, 2001. 16(4):267-275.

Daynard, D.; Yassi, A.; Cooper, J. E.; Tate, R.; Norman, R.; Wells, R.
Biomechanical analysis of peak and cumulative spinal loads during
simulated patient-handling activities: A substudy of a randomized
controlled trial to prevent lift and transfer injury of health care
Applied Ergonomics. June, 2001. 32(3):199-214.

Lehman, Gregory J.; McGill, Stuart M.
Spinal manipulation causes variable spine kinematic and trunk muscle
electromyographic responses.
Clinical Biomechanics. May, 2001. 16(4):293-299.

Alexandrov, A. V.; Frolov, A. A.; Massion, J.
Biomechanical analysis of movement strategies in human forward trunk
bending. II. Experimental study.
Biological Cybernetics. June, 2001. 84(6):435-443.

Alexandrov, A. V.; Frolov, A. A.; Massion, J.
Biomechanical analysis of movement strategies in human forward trunk
bending. I. Modeling.
Biological Cybernetics. June, 2001. 84(6):425-434.

Escamilla, Rafael F.; Fleisig, Glenn S.; Lowry, Tracy M.; Barrentine,
Steven W.; Andrews, James R.
A three-dimensional biomechanical analysis of the squat during varying
stance widths.
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. June, 2001. 33(6):984-998.

MacLeod, Norman.
The role of phylogeny in quantitative paleobiological data analysis.
Paleobiology. Spring, 2001. 27(2):226-240.

Kesel, Antonia B.
The ultralight aerofoils of insects: An evolutionary masterpiece.
Zoology (Jena) 2001. 103(3-4):222-229.

Iwaniuk, Andrew N.; Pellis, Sergio M.; Whishaw, Ian Q.
Are long digits correlated with high forepaw dexterity? A comparative
test in terrestrial carnivores (Carnivora).
Canadian Journal of Zoology. May, 2001. 79(5):900-906.

Cuadrado, Mariano; Martin, Jose; Lopez, Pilar.
Camouflage and escape decisions in the common chameleon Chamaeleo
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. April, 2001. 72(4):547-554.

Peters, Winfried S.; Farm, Maggie S.; Kopf, A. Jim.
Does growth correlate with turgor-induced elastic strain in stems? A
re-evaluation of de Vries' classical experiments.
Plant Physiology (Rockville) April, 2001. 125(4):2173-2179.

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