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    This week's literature search for biomech* or locomot*.

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

    ***ISSUE ALERT***: This journal had several hits this week on topics
    relevant to spinal orthopaedics: Journal of Spinal Disorders &
    Techniques 17(4)


    Chao, E. Y. S., N. Inoue, T. K. K. Koo and Y. H. Kim (2004).
    "Biomechanical considerations of fracture treatment and bone quality
    maintenance in elderly patients and patients with osteoporosis."
    Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research(425): 12-25.


    Antonova, M. (2004). "A device for biomechanical investigations of
    the viscoelastic characteristics of vital and artificial arterial
    segments." Clinical Hemorheology and Microcirculation 30(3-4):

    Gleason, R. L. and J. D. Humphrey "A Mixture Model of Arterial Growth
    and Remodeling in Hypertension: Altered Muscle Tone and Tissue
    Turnover." Journal of Vascular Research.

    van Empel, V. P. M. and L. J. De Windt (2004). "Myocyte hypertrophy
    and apoptosis: a balancing act." Cardiovascular Research 63(3):


    Rafelski, S. M. and J. A. Theriot (2004). "Crawling toward a unified
    model of cell motility: Spatial and temporal regulation of actin
    dynamics." Annual Review of Biochemistry 73: 209-239.

    Van Haastert, P. J. M. and P. N. Devreotes (2004). "Chemotaxis:
    Signalling the way forward." Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology
    5(8): 626-634.

    Yanai, M., J. P. Butler, T. Suzuki, H. Sasaki and H. Higuchi (2004).
    "Regional rheological differences in locomoting neutrophils."
    American Journal of Physiology-Cell Physiology 287(3): C603-C611.


    Barth, F. G., S. S. Nemeth and O. C. Friedrich (2004). "Arthropod
    touch reception: structure and mechanics of the basal part of a
    spider tactile hair." Journal of Comparative Physiology
    a-Neuroethology Sensory Neural and Behavioral Physiology 190(7):

    Bonnan, M. F. (2004). "Morphometric analysis of humerus and femur
    shape in Morrison sauropods: implications for functional morphology
    and paleobiology." Paleobiology 30(3): 444-470.

    Buyssens, N. (2004). "Locomotion in Helix aspersa." Malacologia 46(1): 211-216.

    Daegling, D. J. (2004). "Relationship of strain magnitude to
    morphological variation in the primate skull." American Journal of
    Physical Anthropology 124(4): 346-352.

    Drapeau, M. S. M. (2004). "Functional anatomy of the olecranon
    process in hominoids and plio-Pleistocene hominins." American Journal
    of Physical Anthropology 124(4): 297-314.

    Du, W. G. (2004). "Water exchange of flexible-shelled eggs and its
    effect on hatchling traits in the Chinese skink, Eumeces chinensis."
    Journal of Comparative Physiology B-Biochemical Systemic and
    Environmental Physiology 174(6): 489-493.

    Goodwyn, P. J. P. and S. N. Gorb (2004). "Frictional properties of
    contacting surfaces in the hemelytra-hindwing locking mechanism in
    the bug Coreus marginatus (Heteroptera, Coreidae)." Journal of
    Comparative Physiology a-Neuroethology Sensory Neural and Behavioral
    Physiology 190(7): 575-580.

    Herrel, A., B. Vanhooydonck and R. Van Damme (2004). "Omnivory in
    lacertid lizards: adaptive evolution or constraint?" Journal of
    Evolutionary Biology 17(5): 974-984.

    Mabee, P. M. and M. Noordsy (2004). "Development of the paired fins
    in the paddlefish, Polyodon spathula." Journal of Morphology 261(3):

    Macia, S., M. P. Robinson, P. Craze, R. Dalton and J. D. Thomas
    (2004). "New observations on airborne jet propulsion (flight) in
    squid, with a review of previous reports." Journal of Molluscan
    Studies 70: 297-299.

    Sherwood, C. C., M. R. Cranfield, P. T. Mehlman, A. A. Lilly, J. A.
    L. Garbe, C. A. Whittier, F. B. Nutter, T. R. Rein, H. J. Bruner, R.
    L. Holloway, C. Y. Tang, T. P. Naidich, B. N. Delman, H. D. Steklis,
    J. M. Erwin and P. R. Hof (2004). "Brain structure variation in great
    apes, with attention to the mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei
    beringei)." American Journal of Primatology 63(3): 149-164.

    Todt, C. and L. Von Salvini-Plawen (2004). "Ultrastructure of the
    midgut epithelium of Wirenia argentea (Mollusca : Solenogastres)."
    Journal of Molluscan Studies 70: 213-224.

    Walker, B. G., P. D. Boersma and J. C. Wingfield (2004).
    "Physiological condition in Magellanic Penguins: Does it matter if
    you have to walk a long way to your nest?" Condor 106(3): 696-701.

    Wolff, J. B., M. J. Lee and C. W. Anderson (2004). "Contribution of
    the submentalis muscle to feeding mechanics in the leopard frog, Rana
    pipiens." Journal of Experimental Zoology Part a-Comparative
    Experimental Biology 301A(8): 666-673.


    Ho, S. P., M. Balooch, S. J. Marshall and G. W. Marshall (2004).
    "Local properties of a functionally graded interphase between
    cementum and dentin." Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A
    70A(3): 480-489.

    Waghorn, S. and D. V. Kuzmanovic (2004). "Technique for preparation
    of parallel guiding planes for removable partial dentures." Journal
    of Prosthetic Dentistry 92(2): 200-201.


    Carrington, C. A., J. P. Fisher, M. K. Davies and M. J. White (2004).
    "Muscle afferent inputs to cardiovascular control during isometric
    exercise vary with muscle group in patients with chronic heart
    failure." Clinical Science 107(2): 197-204.

    Dietz, V. and G. Colombo (2004). Recovery from spinal cord injury -
    underlying mechanisms and efficacy of rehabilitation. Mechanisms of
    Secondary Brain Damage from Trauma and Ischemia, Recent Advances of
    Our Understanding. 89: 95-100.

    Duong, T. T., J. Englander, J. Wright, D. X. Cifu, B. D. Greenwald
    and A. W. Brown (2004). "Relationship between strength, balance, and
    swallowing deficits and outcome after traumatic brain injury: A
    multicenter analysis." Archives of Physical Medicine and
    Rehabilitation 85(8): 1291-1297.

    Edgerton, V. R., N. J. K. Tillakaratne, A. J. Bigbee, R. D. de Leon
    and R. R. Roy (2004). "Plasticity of the spinal neural circuitry
    after injury." Annual Review of Neuroscience 27: 145-167.

    Gwak, Y. S., B. C. Hains, K. M. Johnson and C. E. Hulsebosch (2004).
    "Effect of age at time of spinal cord injury on behavioral outcomes
    in rat." Journal of Neurotrauma 21(8): 983-993.

    Halliday, S. E., A. B. Zavatsky and K. Hase (2004). "Can functional
    electric stimulation-assisted rowing reproduce a race-winning rowing
    stroke?" Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 85(8):

    Johnston, L. B. and M. T. Gross (2004). "Effects of foot orthoses on
    quality of life for individuals with patellofemoral pain syndrome."
    Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy 34(8): 440-448.

    Pedersen, J., H. Reddy, P. Funch-Jensen, L. Arendt-Nielsen, H.
    Gregersen and A. M. Drewes (2004). "Differences between male and
    female responses to painful thermal and mechanical stimulation of the
    human esophagus." Digestive Diseases and Sciences 49(7-8): 1065-1074.

    Rhodes, L. A., A. L. Tan, S. F. Tanner, A. Radjenovic, E. M. A.
    Hensor, R. Reece, P. O'Connor, P. Emery and D. McGonagle (2004).
    "Regional variation and differential response to therapy for knee
    synovitis adjacent to the cartilage-pannus junction and suprapatellar
    pouch in inflammatory arthritis - Implications for pathogenesis and
    treatment." Arthritis and Rheumatism 50(8): 2428-2432.

    Rossi, M. D. and S. Hasson (2004). "Lower-limb force production in
    individuals after unilateral total knee arthroplasty." Archives of
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 85(8): 1279-1284.

    Yablon, S. A., W. A. Rock, T. G. Nick, M. Sherer, C. M. McGrath and
    K. H. Goodson (2004). "Deep vein thrombosis - Prevalence and risk
    factors in rehabilitation admissions with brain injury." Neurology
    63(3): 485-491.


    Camus, M., J. Pailhous and M. Bonnard (2004). "Cognitive tuning of
    corticospinal excitability during human gait: adaptation to the
    phase." European Journal of Neuroscience 20(4): 1101-1107.

    DeForge, D., J. Nymark, E. Lemaire, S. Gardner, M. Hunt, L. Martel,
    D. Curran and H. Barbeau "Effect of 4-aminopyridine on gait in
    ambulatory spinal cord injuries: a double-blind, placebo-controlled,
    crossover trial." Spinal Cord.

    Mazzaro, N., M. J. Grey and T. Sinkjaer "Contribution of afferent
    feedback to the soleus muscle activity during human locomotion."
    Journal of Neurophysiology.

    Nyland, J. A. and D. N. M. Caborn (2004). "Physiological coxa
    varus-genu valgus influences internal knee and ankle joint moments in
    females during crossover cutting." Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology
    Arthroscopy 12(4): 285-+.

    Patla, A. E. (2004). Gaze Behaviors during adaptive human locomotion:
    Insights into how vision is used to regulate locomotion. Optic Flow
    and Beyond. 324: 383-399.

    Rushton, S. K. (2004). Egocentric direction and locomotion. Optic
    Flow and Beyond. 324: 339-362.

    Rushton, S. K. and J. M. Harris (2004). The utility of not changing
    direction and the visual guidance of locomotion. Optic Flow and
    Beyond. 324: 363-381.

    Wilkie, R. M. and J. P. Wann (2003). "Eye-movements aid the control
    of locomotion." Journal of Vision 3(11): 677-684.


    Demir, H., P. Menku, M. Kirnap, M. Calis and I. Ikizceli (2004).
    "Comparison of the effects of laser, ultrasound, and combined laser
    plus ultrasound treatments in experimental tendon healing." Lasers in
    Surgery and Medicine 35(1): 84-89.

    Egol, K. A., E. Y. Chang, J. Cvitkovic, F. J. Kummer and K. J. Koval
    (2004). "Mismatch of current intramedullary nails with the anterior
    bow of the femur." Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 18(7): 410-415.

    Korniewicz, D. M., L. Garzon, J. Seltzer and M. Feinleib (2004).
    "Failure rates in nonlatex surgical gloves." American Journal of
    Infection Control 32(5): 268-273.

    Mann, K. A., S. Gupta, A. Race, M. A. Miller, R. J. Cleary and D. C.
    Ayers (2004). "Cement microcracks in thin-mantle regions after in
    vitro fatigue loading." Journal of Arthroplasty 19(5): 605-612.

    Murray, R. C., S. J. Dyson, J. S. Weekes, M. V. Branch and S. Hladick
    (2004). "Nuclear scintigraphic evaluation of the distal tarsal region
    in normal horses." Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 45(4): 345-351.

    Patil, S. G., Y. P. Zheng, J. Y. Wu and J. Shi (2004). "Measurement
    of depth-dependence and anisotropy of ultrasound speed of bovine
    articular cartilage in vitro." Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology
    30(7): 953-963.

    Zantop, T., A. K. Eggers, V. Musahl, A. Weimann, J. Hassenpflug and
    W. Petersen (2004). "A new rigid biodegradable anchor for meniscus
    refixation: biomechanical evaluation." Knee Surgery Sports
    Traumatology Arthroscopy 12(4): 317-324.


    Wilson, R. S., R. S. James, T. Kohlsdorf and V. M. Cox (2004).
    "Interindividual variation of isolated muscle performance and
    fibre-type composition in the toad Bufo viridus." Journal of
    Comparative Physiology B-Biochemical Systemic and Environmental
    Physiology 174(6): 453-459.


    Jokisch, D. and N. F. Troje (2003). "Biological motion as a cue for
    the perception of size." Journal of Vision 3(4): 252-264.

    Keshner, E. A. (2004). "Head-trunk coordination in elderly subjects
    during linear anterior-posterior translations." Experimental Brain
    Research 158(2): 213-222.

    Kimchi, T. and J. Terkel (2004). "Comparison of the role of
    somatosensory stimuli in maze learning in a blind subterranean rodent
    and a sighted surface-dwelling rodent." Behavioural Brain Research
    153(2): 389-395.

    Kuhlman, S. J. and D. G. McMahon (2004). "Rhythmic regulation of
    membrane potential and potassium current persists in SCN neurons in
    the absence of environmental input." European Journal of Neuroscience
    20(4): 1113-1117.

    Landry, E., J. Frenette and P. A. Guertin (2004). "Body weight, limb
    size, and muscular properties of early paraplegic mice." Journal of
    Neurotrauma 21(8): 1008-1016.

    Srinivasan, M. V. and S. W. Zhang (2004). "Visual motor computations
    in insects." Annual Review of Neuroscience 27: 679-696.


    Miller, J. M., J. L. Demer, V. Poukens, D. S. Pavlovski, H. N. Nguyen
    and E. A. Rossi (2003). "Extraocular connective tissue architecture."
    Journal of Vision 3(3): 240-251.

    Wollensak, G. and E. Spoerl (2004). "Collagen crosslinking of human
    and porcine sclera." Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
    30(3): 689-695.


    Bramlet, D. G. (2004). "Use of the talon hip compression screw in
    intertrochanteric fractures of the hip." Clinical Orthopaedics and
    Related Research(425): 93-100.


    Alvine, G. F., J. M. Swain, M. A. Asher and D. C. Burton (2004).
    "Treatment of thoracolumbar burst fractures with variable screw
    placement or isola instrumentation and arthrodesis - Case series and
    literature review." Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques 17(4):

    Mikles, M. R., F. A. Asghar, E. P. Frankenburg, D. S. Scott and G. P.
    Graziano (2004). "Biomechanical study of lumbar pedicle screws in a
    corpectomy model assessing significance of screw height." Journal of
    Spinal Disorders & Techniques 17(4): 272-276.

    Park, A. E. and J. G. Heller (2004). "Cervical laminoplasty - Use of
    a novel titanium plate to maintain canal expansion - Surgical
    technique." Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques 17(4): 265-271.

    Reitman, C. A., L. Nguyen and G. R. Fogel (2004). "Biomechanical
    evaluation of relationship of screw pullout strength, insertional
    torque, and bone mineral density in the cervical spine." Journal of
    Spinal Disorders & Techniques 17(4): 306-311.


    Ancelin, P., T. Fourcaud and P. Lac (2004). "Modelling the
    biomechanical behaviour of growing trees at the forest stand scale.
    Part 1: Development of an incremental Transfer Matrix Method and
    application to simplified tree structures." Annals of Forest Science
    61(3): 263-275.

    Money, N. P., C. M. Davis and J. P. Ravishankar (2004).
    "Biomechanical evidence for convergent evolution of the invasive
    growth process among fungi and oomycete water molds." Fungal Genetics
    and Biology 41(9): 872-876.


    Kolb, F. P., S. Lachauer, M. Maschke and D. Timmann (2004).
    "Classically conditioned postural reflex in cerebellar patients."
    Experimental Brain Research 158(2): 163-179.

    You, S. H., K. P. Granata and L. K. Bunker (2004). "Effects of
    circumferential ankle pressure on ankle proprioception, stiffness,
    and postural stability: A preliminary investigation." Journal of
    Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy 34(8): 449-460.


    Xiao, J., J. Z. Z. Xiao, N. Xi, R. L. Tummala and R. Mukherjee
    (2004). "Fuzzy controller for wall-climbing microrobots." Ieee
    Transactions on Fuzzy Systems 12(4): 466-480.


    Baltaci, G. and V. B. Tunay (2004). "Isokinetic performance at
    diagonal pattern and shoulder mobility in elite overhead athletes."
    Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports 14(4): 231-238.


    Lee, K. E., J. H. Thinnes, D. S. Gokhin and B. A. Winkelstein (2004).
    "A novel rodent neck pain model of facet-mediated behavioral
    hypersensitivity: implications for persistent pain and whiplash
    injury." Journal of Neuroscience Methods 137(2): 151-159.

    Roudsari, B. S., C. N. Mock, R. Kaufman, D. Grossman, B. Y. Henary
    and J. Crandall (2004). "Pedestrian crashes: higher injury severity
    and mortality rate for light truck vehicles compared with passenger
    vehicles." Injury Prevention 10(3): 154-158.


    Bustamante, C., Y. R. Chemla, N. R. Forde and D. Izhaky (2004).
    "Mechanical processes in biochemistry." Annual Review of Biochemistry
    73: 705-748.

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