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

Rodger Kram
Univ. of Colorado

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Fanelli, Gregory C.; Larson, Roger V.
Practical management of posterolateral instability of the knee.
Arthroscopy. February, 2002. 18(2 Supplement 1):1-8.

Rittmeister, Markus; Noble, Philipp C.; Lintner, David M.; Alexander, Jerry
W.; Conditt, Michael; Kohl, Harold W.,
The effect of strand configuration on the tensile properties of quadrupled
tendon grafts.
Arthroscopy. February, 2002. 18(2):194-200.

Weiler, Andreas; Peine, Ricarda; Pashmineh-Azar, Alireza; Abel, Clemens;
Suedkamp, Norbert P.; Hoffmann, Reinhard F. G.
Tendon healing in a bone tunnel. Part I: Biomechanical results after
biodegradable interference fit fixation in a model of anterior cruciate
ligament reconstruction in sheep.
Arthroscopy. February, 2002. 18(2):113-123.

Ahn, A. N.; Full, R. J.
A motor and a brake: Two leg extensor muscles acting at the same joint
manage energy differently in a running insect.
Journal of Experimental Biology. February, 2002. 205(3):379-389.

Abourachid, Anick; Green, David M.
Origins of the frog-kick? Alternate-leg swimming in primitive frogs,
families Leiopelmatidae and Ascaphidae.
Journal of Herpetology. Dec., 1999. 33(4):657-663.

Wakeling, James M.; Kaya, Motoshi; Temple, Genevieve K.; Johnston, Ian A.;
Herzog, Walter.
Determining patterns of motor recruitment during locomotion.
Journal of Experimental Biology. February, 2002. 205(3):359-369.

Mizutani, Kenji; Ogawa, Hiroto; Saito, Junichi; Oka, Kotaro.
Fictive locomotion induced by octopamine in the earthworm.
Journal of Experimental Biology. January, 2002. 205(2):265-271.

Frutiger, Andreas.
The function of the suckers of larval net-winged midges (Diptera:
Freshwater Biology. February, 2002. 47(2):293-302.

Walker, Jeffrey A.; Westneat, Mark W.
Performance limits of labriform propulsion and correlates with fin shape
and motion.
Journal of Experimental Biology. January, 2002. 205(2):177-187.

Fusi, S.; Campailla, E.; Causero, A.; Di Prampero, P. E.
The locomotory index: A new proposal for evaluating walking impairments.
International Journal of Sports Medicine. February, 2002. 23(2):105-111.

Pavol, Michael J.; Owings, Tammy M.; Foley, Kevin T.; Grabiner, Mark D.
Influence of lower extremity strength of healthy older adults on the
outcome of an induced trip.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. February, 2002.

Millet, G. P.; Chollet, D.; Chalies, S.; Chatard, J. C.
Coordination in front crawl in elite triathletes and elite swimmers.
International Journal of Sports Medicine. February, 2002. 23(2):99-104.

Bosnjak, Roman; Dolenc, Vinko V.; Pregelj, Rado; Kralj, Alojz.
Motor response of the leg muscles produced by position-selective
stimulation of spinal nerve roots.
Neurosurgery (Baltimore) July, 2000. 47(1):97-106.

Matre, Dagfinn A.; Sinkjaer, Thomas; Knardahl, Stein; Andersen, Jacob B.;
Arendt-Nielsen, Lars.
The influence of experimental muscle pain on the human soleus stretch
reflex during sitting and walking.
Clinical Neurophysiology. Dec., 1999. 110(12):2033-2043.

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