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  • Literature Update (Aug. 19, 2004)

    **NOTE** These weekly literature updates are now cross-listed on the
    "Biomechanics and Movement Science Discussion Forum" and can be found
    This week's literature search for biomech* or locomot*.

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

    ***ISSUE ALERT: There were several thematic issue hits this week
    ranging from Ergonomics/Rehab to Methods for human motion capture:

    Clinical Biomechanics 19(6)
    American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(5)
    Journal of Hand Surgery-American Volume 29A(4)
    Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds 15(3-4)


    Gardner, T. N., S. Mishra and L. Marks (2004). "The role of
    osteogenic index, octahedral shear stress and dilatational stress in
    the ossification of a fracture callus." Medical Engineering & Physics
    26(6): 493-501.

    Goltzman, D., D. S. Miao, D. K. Panda and G. N. Hendy (2004).
    "Effects of calcium and of the Vitamin D system on skeletal and
    calcium homeostasis: lessons from genetic models." Journal of Steroid
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 89-90(1-5): 485-489.


    Hosokawa, Y., H. Takabayashi, S. Miura, C. Shukunami, Y. Hiraki and
    H. Masuhara (2004). "Nondestructive isolation of single cultured
    animal cells by femtosecond laser-induced shockwave." Applied Physics
    a-Materials Science & Processing 79(4-6): 795-798.

    Lorena, D., I. A. Darby, D. P. Reinhardt, V. Sapin, J. Rosenbaum and
    A. Desmouliere (2004). "Fibrillin-1 expression in normal and fibrotic
    rat liver and in cultured hepatic fibroblastic cells: modulation by
    mechanical stress and role in cell adhesion." Laboratory
    Investigation 84(2): 203-212.


    Blumstein, D. T., A. Runyan, M. Seymour, A. Nicodemus, A. Ozgul, F.
    Ransler, S. Im, T. Stark, C. Zugmeyer and J. C. Daniel (2004).
    "Locomotor ability and wariness in yellow-bellied marmots." Ethology
    110(8): 615-634.

    Dahms, H. U. (2004). "Postembryonic apomorphies proving the
    monophyletic status of the Copepoda." Zoological Studies 43(2):


    Jindrich, D. L., A. D. Balakrishnan and J. T. Dennerlein (2004).
    "Effects of keyswitch design and finger posture on finger joint
    kinematics and dynamics during tapping on computer keyswitches."
    Clinical Biomechanics 19(6): 600-608.

    Romani, A., R. Bergamaschi, E. Candeloro, E. Alfonsi, R. Callieco and
    V. Cosi (2004). "Fatigue in multiple sclerosis: multidimensional
    assessment and response to symptomatic treatment." Multiple Sclerosis
    10(4): 462-468.


    Bus, S. A., J. S. Ulbrecht and P. R. Cavanagh (2004). "Pressure
    relief and load redistribution by custom-made insoles in diabetic
    patients with neuropathy and foot deformity." Clinical Biomechanics
    19(6): 629-638.

    Folman, Y., J. Wosk, S. Shabat and R. Gepstein (2004). "Attenuation
    of spinal transients at heel strike using viscoelastic heel insoles:
    an in vivo study." Preventive Medicine 39(2): 351-354.

    Kvist, J. (2004). "Sagittal plane translation during level walking in
    poor-functioning and well-functioning patients with anterior cruciate
    ligament deficiency." American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(5):

    Warren, W. H. and B. R. Fajen (2004). "Behavioral dynamics of human
    locomotion." Ecological Psychology 16(1): 61-66.


    Dona, E., M. P. Gianoutsos and W. R. Walsh (2004). "Optimizing
    biomechanical performance of the 4-strand cruciate flexor tendon
    repair." Journal of Hand Surgery-American Volume 29A(4): 571-580.

    Harley, B. J., F. W. Werner, S. D. Boles and A. K. Palmer (2004).
    "Arthroscopic resection of arthrosis of the proximal hamate: A
    clinical and biomechanical study." Journal of Hand Surgery-American
    Volume 29A(4): 661-667.

    Meunier, M. J., E. Hentzen, M. Ryan, A. Y. Shin and R. L. Lieber
    (2004). "Predicted effects of metacarpal shortening on interosseous
    muscle function." Journal of Hand Surgery-American Volume 29A(4):


    Markolf, K. L., G. O'Neill, S. R. Jackson and D. R. McAllister
    (2004). "Effects of applied quadriceps and hamstrings muscle loads on
    forces in the anterior and posterior cruciate ligaments." American
    Journal of Sports Medicine 32(5): 1144-1149.

    Murray, I. A. and G. R. Johnson (2004). "A study of the external
    forces and moments at the shoulder and elbow while performing every
    day tasks." Clinical Biomechanics 19(6): 586-594.

    Robinson, J. R., J. Sanchez-Ballester, A. M. J. Bull, R. D. M. Thomas
    and A. A. Amis (2004). "The posteromedial corner revisited - An
    anatomical description of the passive restraining structures of the
    medial aspect of the human knee." Journal of Bone and Joint
    Surgery-British Volume 86B(5): 674-681.

    van Riet, R. P., F. Van Glabbeek, J. A. Baumfeld, P. G. Neale, B. F.
    Morrey, S. W. O'Driscoll and K. N. An (2004). "The effect of the
    orientation of the noncircular radial head on elbow kinematics."
    Clinical Biomechanics 19(6): 595-599.


    Behrend, C. J., J. N. Anker, B. H. McNaughton, M. Brasuel, M. A.
    Philbert and R. Kopelman (2004). "Metal-capped Brownian and
    magnetically modulated optical nanoprobes (MOONs): Micromechanics in
    chemical and biological microenvironments." Journal of Physical
    Chemistry B 108(29): 10408-10414.

    Moores, A. P., E. J. Comerford, J. F. Tarlton and M. R. Owen (2004).
    "Biomechanical and clinical evaluation of a modified 3-loop pulley
    suture pattern for reattachment of canine tendons to bone."
    Veterinary Surgery 33(4): 391-397.

    Park, S. I., H. J. Shin, T. H. Kim and S. Y. Shin (2004). "On-line
    motion blending for real-time locomotion generation." Computer
    Animation and Virtual Worlds 15(3-4): 125-138.

    Pooya, H. A., B. Seguin, D. R. Mason, P. J. Walsh, K. T. Taylor, P.
    H. Kass and S. M. Stover (2004). "Biomechanical comparison of
    cortical radial graft versus ulnar transposition graft limb-sparing
    techniques for the distal radial site in dogs." Veterinary Surgery
    33(4): 301-308.

    Wagg, D. K. and M. S. Nixon (2004). "Automated markerless extraction
    of walking people using deformable contour models." Computer
    Animation and Virtual Worlds 15(3-4): 399-406.

    Wheeler, J. L., A. R. Cross, W. P. Stubbs, S. R. Guerin and D. D.
    Lewis (2004). "Intramedullary interlocking nail fixation in dogs and
    cats: Biomechanics and instrumentation." Compendium on Continuing
    Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 26(7): 519-+.

    Zhao, J. and L. Li (2004). "Human motion reconstruction from
    monocular images using genetic algorithms." Computer Animation and
    Virtual Worlds 15(3-4): 407-414.


    Pool-Goudzwaard, A., G. H. van Dijke, M. van Gurp, P. Mulder, C.
    Snijders and R. Stoeckart (2004). "Contribution of pelvic floor
    muscles to stiffness of the pelvic ring." Clinical Biomechanics
    19(6): 564-571.

    Tu, M. S. and T. L. Daniel (2004). "Cardiac-like behavior of an
    insect flight muscle." Journal of Experimental Biology 207(14):


    Berthouze, L. and M. Lungarella (2004). "Motor skill acquisition
    under environmental perturbations: On the necessity of alternate
    freezing and freeing of degrees of freedom." Adaptive Behavior 12(1):

    Gazula, V. R., M. Roberts, C. Luzzio, A. F. Jawad and R. G. Kalb
    (2004). "Effects of limb exercise after spinal cord injury on motor
    neuron dendrite structure." Journal of Comparative Neurology 476(2):

    Larsen, B. and M. Voigt "Changes in the gain of the soleus H-reflex
    with changes in the motor recruitment level and/or movement speed."
    European Journal of Applied Physiology.

    Zehr, E. P. and S. R. Hundza "Forward and backward arm cycling are
    regulated by equivalent neural mechanisms." Journal of


    Burne, S. G., K. M. Khan, P. B. Boudville, R. J. Mallet, P. M.
    Newman, L. J. Steinman and E. Thornton (2004). "Risk factors
    associated with exertional medial tibial pain: a 12 month prospective
    clinical study." British Journal of Sports Medicine 38(4): 441-445.

    Curran, A. R., D. J. Adams, J. L. Gill, M. E. Steiner and A. D.
    Scheller (2004). "The biomechanical effects of low-dose irradiation
    on bone-patellar tendon-bone allografts." American Journal of Sports
    Medicine 32(5): 1131-1135.

    Gill, S. S., M. A. Turner, T. C. Battaglia, H. T. Leis, G. Balian and
    M. D. Miller (2004). "Semitendinosus regrowth - Biochemical,
    ultrastructural, and physiological characterization of the regenerate
    tendon." American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(5): 1173-1181.

    Ilahi, O. A., T. Al-Fahl, H. Bahrani and Z. P. Luo (2004). "Glenoid
    suture anchor fixation strength: Effect of insertion angle."
    Arthroscopy-the Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 20(6):

    Potzl, W., P. Kumpers, T. Szuwart, C. Gotze, B. Marquardt and J.
    Steinbeck (2004). "Immobilisation after radiofrequency-induced
    shrinkage of tendon - A histological study in rabbits." Journal of
    Bone and Joint Surgery-British Volume 86B(5): 752-758.

    Shepard, M. F., J. R. Dugas, N. Zeng and J. R. Andrews (2004).
    "Differences in the ultimate strength of the biceps anchor and the
    generation of type II superior labral anterior posterior lesions in a
    cadaveric model." American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(5):


    Verdaasdonk, B. W., H. Koopman, S. A. van Gils and F. C. T. van der
    Helm "Bifurcation and stability analysis in musculoskeletal systems:
    a study in human stance." Biological Cybernetics.


    Underwood, H. A., C. D. Tokuno and J. J. Eng (2004). "A comparison of
    two prosthetic feet on the multi-joint and multi-plane kinetic gait
    compensations in individuals with a unilateral trans-tibial
    amputation." Clinical Biomechanics 19(6): 609-616.

    Yu, B., D. Herman, J. Preston, W. Lu, D. T. Kirkendall and W. E.
    Garrett (2004). "Immediate effects of a knee brace with a constraint
    to knee extension on knee kinematics and ground reaction forces in a
    stop-jump task." American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(5): 1136-1143.


    Abrams, A. and R. Ghrist (2004). "State complexes for metamorphic
    robots." International Journal of Robotics Research 23(7-8): 809-824.

    Azevedo, C., P. Poignet and B. Espiau (2004). "Artificial locomotion
    control: from human to robots." Robotics and Autonomous Systems
    47(4): 203-223.

    Porta, J. M. and E. Celaya (2004). "Reactive free-gait generation to
    follow arbitrary trajectories with a hexapod robot." Robotics and
    Autonomous Systems 47(4): 187-201.


    Kim, D. H., P. J. Millett, J. J. P. Warner and F. W. Jobe (2004).
    "Shoulder injuries in golf." American Journal of Sports Medicine
    32(5): 1324-1330.

    Mihata, T., Y. S. Lee, M. H. McGarry, M. Abe and T. Q. Lee (2004).
    "Excessive humeral external rotation results in increased shoulder
    laxity." American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(5): 1278-1285.

    Saunders, P. U., D. B. Pyne, R. D. Telford and J. A. Hawley (2004).
    "Factors affecting running economy in trained distance runners."
    Sports Medicine 34(7): 465-485.

    Witvrouw, E., L. Danneels, D. Van Tiggelen, T. M. Willems and D.
    Cambier (2004). "Open versus closed kinetic chain exercises in
    patellofemoral pain - A 5-year prospective randomized study."
    American Journal of Sports Medicine 32(5): 1122-1130.


    Viano, D. C., C. Bir, T. Walilko and D. Sherman (2004). "Ballistic
    impact to the forehead, zygoma, and mandible: Comparison of human and
    frangible dummy face biomechanics." Journal of Trauma-Injury
    Infection and Critical Care 56(6): 1305-1311.


    Bargel, H., H. C. Spatz, T. Speck and C. Neinhuis (2004).
    "Two-dimensional tension tests in plant biomechanics sweet cherry
    fruit skin as a model system." Plant Biology 6(4): 432-439.

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