LITERATURE UPDATE
May 30, 2008 June 05, 2008
Literature search for biomech* or locomot*

Keith E. Gordon, PhD
Sensory Motor Performance Program
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

***NOTE*** Articles with no volume, issue or page numbers indicate that the
article has not been published in paper form yet, but may be available in
electronic form through the publisher.

BONE

Grover JP, Vanderby R, Leiferman EM, Wilsman NJ, Noonan KJ. Mechanical
behavior of the lamb growth plate in response to asymmetrical loading.
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2007;27(5):485-92.

Kiely P, Ward K, Bellemore MC, Briody J, Cowell CT, Little DG.
Bisphosphonate rescue in distraction osteogenesis - A case series. Journal
of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2007;27(4):467-71.

Ma YL, Dai RC, Sheng ZF, Jin Y, Zhang YH, Fang LN et al. Quantitative
associations between osteocyte density and biomechanics, microcrack and
microstructure in OVX rats vertebral trabeculae. Journal of Biomechanics
2008;41(6):1324-32.

Mann KA, Lee J, Arrington SA, Damron TA, Allen MJ. Predicting distal femur
bone strength in a murine model of tumor osteolysis. Clinical Orthopaedics
and Related Research 2008;466(6):1271-8.

Marturano JE, Cleveland BC, Byrne MA, O'Connell SL, Wixted JJ, Billiar KL.
An improved murine femur fracture device for bone healing studies. Journal
of Biomechanics 2008;41(6):1222-8.

Porter RL, Calvi LM. Communications between bone cells and hematopoietic
stem cells. Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics 2008;473(2):193-200.

Tou JC, Foley A, Yuan YV, Arnaud S, Wade CE, Brown M. The effect of
ovariectomy combined with hindlimb unloading and reloading on the long bones
of mature Sprague-Dawley rats. Menopause-the Journal of the North American
Menopause Society 2008;15(3):494-502.

BOTANY

Wang YH, He WM, Dong M, Yu FH, Zhang LL, Cui QG et al. Effects of shaking on
the growth and mechanical properties of Hedysarum laeve may be independent
of water regimes. International Journal of Plant Sciences 2008;169(4):503-8
CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY

Antonova ML, Antonov PS, Marinov GR, Vlaskovska MV, Kasakov LN. Viscoelastic
characteristics of In vitro vital and devitalized rat aorta and human
arterial prostheses. Annals of Biomedical Engineering 2008;36(6):947-57.

Feihl F, Liaudet L, Levy BI, Waeber B. Hypertension and microvascular
remodelling. Cardiovascular Research 2008;78(2):274-85.

Higuchi T, Bengel FM. Cardiovascular nuclear imaging: From perfusion to
molecular function. Heart 2008;94(6):809-16.

Ramos-Zuniga R, Gomez PU, Ruiz AN, Garcia-Estrada S. Locomotor activity is a
predictive test after global ischemia-reperfusion in Mongolian gerbils.
Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery 2008;51(2):87-90.

Rezakhaniha R, Stergiopulos N. A structural model of the venous wall
considering elastin anisotropy. Journal of Biomechanical
Engineering-Transactions of the Asme 2008;130(3).

CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR

Keren K, Pincus Z, Allen GM, Barnhart EL, Marriott G, Mogilner A et al.
Mechanism of shape determination in motile cells. Nature
2008;453(7194):475-U1.

Lazopoulos KA, Stamenovic D. Durotaxis as an elastic stability phenomenon.
Journal of Biomechanics 2008;41(6):1289-94.

Mitchison TJ, Charras GT, Mahadevan L. Implications of a poroelastic
cytoplasm for the dynamics of animal cell shape. Seminars in Cell &
Developmental Biology 2008;19(3):215-23.

Stewart I, Parker M. Periodic dynamics of coupled cell networks II: cyclic
symmetry. Dynamical Systems-an International Journal 2008;23(1):17-41.

Sucosky P, Padala M, Elhammali A, Balachandran K, Jo H, Yoganathan AP.
Design of an ex vivo culture system to investigate the effects of shear
stress on cardiovascular tissue. Journal of Biomechanical
Engineering-Transactions of the Asme 2008;130(3).

Verstraeten V, Ji JY, Cummings KS, Lee RT, Lammerding J. Increased
mechanosensitivity and nuclear stiffness in Hutchinson-Gilford progeria
cells: effects of farnesyltransferase inhibitors. Aging Cell
2008;7(3):383-93.

Wright A, Li YH, Zhu C. The differential effect of endothelial cell factors
on In vitro motility of malignant and non-malignant cells. Annals of
Biomedical Engineering 2008;36(6):958-69.

COMPARATIVE

Husak JF, Fox SF, Van Den Bussche RA. Faster male lizards are better
defenders not sneakers. Animal Behaviour 2008;75:1725-30.

Mori A, Vincent SE. An integrative approach to specialization: relationships
among feeding morphology, mechanics, behaviour, performance and diet in two
syntopic snakes. Journal of Zoology 2008;275(1):47-56.

Sutton GP, Burrows M. The mechanics of elevation control in locust jumping.
Journal of Comparative Physiology a-Neuroethology Sensory Neural and
Behavioral Physiology 2008;194(6):557-63.

DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL

Rues S, Schindler HJ, Turp JC, Schweizerhof K, Lenz J. Motor behavior of the
jaw muscles during different clenching levels. European Journal of Oral
Sciences 2008;116(3):223-8.

DIGESTIVE

Kumar A, Attaluri A, Hashmi S, Schulze KS, Rao SSC. Visceral
hypersensitivity and impaired accommodation in refractory diabetic
gastroparesis. Neurogastroenterology and Motility 2008;20(6):635-42.

Park JH, Baek YH, Park DIL, Kim HJ, Cho YK, Sohn CIL et al. Analysis of
rectal dynamic and static compliances in patients with irritable bowel
syndrome. International Journal of Colorectal Disease 2008;23(7):659-64.

ERGONOMICS/REHABILITATION

Johnston TE, Barr AE, Lee SCK. Biomechanics of recumbent cycling in
adolescents with cerebral palsy with and without the use of a fixed shank
guide. Gait & Posture 2008;27(4):539-46.

Lauer RT, Johnston TE, Smith BT, Lee SCK. Lower extremity muscle activity
during cycling in adolescents with and without cerebral palsy. Clinical
Biomechanics 2008;23(4):442-9.

Mielenz TJ, Garrett JM, Carey TS. Association of psychosocial work
characteristics with low back pain outcomes. Spine 2008;33(11):1270-5.

Shulman DH, Shipman B, Willis FB. Treating trismus with dynamic splinting: A
cohort, case series. Advances in Therapy 2008;25(1):9-15.

Tunay M, Melemez K. An analysis of biomechanical and anthropometric
parameters on classroom furniture design. African Journal of Biotechnology
2008;7(8):1081-6.

EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY

Lawler RR. Morphological integration and natural selection in the
postcranium of wild Verreaux's sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi verreauxi).
American Journal of Physical Anthropology 2008;136(2):204-13.

Reno PL, McCollum MA, Cohn MJ, Meindl RS, Hamrick M, Lovejoy CO. Patterns of
correlation and covariation of anthropoid distal forelimb segments
correspond to Hoxd expression territories. Journal of Experimental Zoology
Part B-Molecular and Developmental Evolution 2008;310B(3):240-58.

Tereschenko VS. Adaptive features of protoceratopoids (Ornithischia :
Neoceratopsia). Paleontological Journal 2008;42(3):273-86.

GAIT/LOCOMOTION

Biringen Z, Emde RN, Campos JJ, Appelbaum M. Development of autonomy: Role
of walking onset and its timing. Perceptual and Motor Skills
2008;106(2):395-414.

Cinelli ME, Patla AE, Allard F. Strategies used to walk through a moving
aperture. Gait & Posture 2008;27(4):595-602.

De Cock A, Vanrenterghem J, Willems T, Witvrouw E, De Clercq D. The
trajectory of the centre of pressure during barefoot running as a potential
measure for foot function. Gait & Posture 2008;27(4):669-75.

Hunt MA, Birmingham TB, Jenkyn TR, Giffin JR, Jones IC. Measures of frontal
plane lower limb alignment obtained from static radiographs and dynamic gait
analysis. Gait & Posture 2008;27(4):635-40.

Kang HG, Dingwell JB. Separating the effects of age and walking speed on
gait variability. Gait & Posture 2008;27(4):572-7.

Marigold DS, Patla AE. Age-related changes in gait for multi-surface
terrain. Gait & Posture 2008;27(4):689-96.

van den Hecke A, Malghem C, Renders A, Detrembleur C, Palumbo S, Lejeune TMMechanical work, energetic cost, and gait efficiency in children with
cerebral palsy. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2007;27(6):643-7.

JOINT/CARTILAGE

Cure E, Sahin M, Kuducan A, Tunc SE, Baturk A, Coskun HS. Rheumatological
complaints and findings of cancer patients who were followed in our oncology
clinic. Nobel Medicus 2008;4(1):22-7.

Erdem M, Sen C, Gunes T, Bostan B. Data on axial alignment of the lower
extremity of individuals living in the district of Tokat, Turkey. Eklem
Hastaliklari Ve Cerrahisi-Joint Diseases and Related Surgery
2008;19(1):18-23.

Gratz KR, Sah RL. Experimental measurement and quantification of frictional
contact between biological surfaces experiencing large deformation and slipJournal of Biomechanics 2008;41(6):1333-40.

Klisch SM, Asanbaeva A, Oungoulian SR, Masuda K, Thonar E, Davol A et al. A
cartilage growth mixture model with collagen remodeling: Validation
protocols. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme
2008;130(3).

Mesfar W, Shirazi-Adl A. Knee joint biomechanics in open-kinetic-chain
flexion exercises. Clinical Biomechanics 2008;23(4):477-82.

Ravanbod R, Torkaman G, Estaki A, Javid P, Baghaipour M. Help the joints'
biomechanics. Haemophilia 2008;14:81-2.

MODELING

Kaphle M, Eriksson A. Optimality in forward dynamics simulations. Journal of
Biomechanics 2008;41(6):1213-21.

MUSCLE

Ritruechai P, Weller R, Wakeling JM. Regionalisation of the muscle fascicle
architecture in the equine longissimus dorsi muscle. Equine Veterinary
Journal 2008;40(3):246-51.

NEURAL

Ajemian R, Green A, Bullock D, Sergio L, Kalaska J, Grossberg S. Assessing
the function of motor cortex: Single-neuron models of how neural response is
modulated by limb biomechanics. Neuron 2008;58(3):414-28.

Futakata Y, Iwasaki T. Formal analysis of resonance entrainment by central
pattern generator. Journal of Mathematical Biology 2008;57(2):183-207.

Giraudin A, Cabirol-Pol MJ, Simmers J, Morin D. Intercostal and abdominal
respiratory motoneurons in the neonatal rat spinal cord: Spatiotemporal
organization and responses to limb afferent stimulation. Journal of
Neurophysiology 2008;99(5):2626-40.

Lapointe NP, Ung RV, Rouleau P, Guertin PA. Effects of spinal
alpha(2)-adrenoceptor and I-1-imidazoline receptor activation on hindlimb
movement induction in spinal cord-injured mice. Journal of Pharmacology and
Experimental Therapeutics 2008;325(3):994-1006.

Mann C, Lee JHT, Liu J, Stammers AMT, Sohn HM, Tetzlaff W et al. Delayed
treatment of spinal cord injury with erythropoietin or darbepoetin - A lack
of neuroprotective efficacy in a contusion model of cord injury.
Experimental Neurology 2008;211(1):34-40.

Mouser C, Nadim F, Bose A. Maintaining phase of the crustacean tri-phasic
pyloric rhythm. Journal of Mathematical Biology 2008;57(2):161-81.

Smith KM, Fagel DM, Stevens HE, Rabenstein RL, Maragnoli ME, Ohkubo Y et alDeficiency in inhibitory cortical interneurons associates with hyperactivity
in fibroblast growth factor receptor 1 mutant mice. Biological Psychiatry
2008;63(10):953-62.

Tytell ED, Cohen AH. Rostral versus caudal differences in mechanical
entrainment of the lamprey central pattern generator for locomotion. Journal
of Neurophysiology 2008;99(5):2408-19.

Valle MS, Eian J, Bosco G, Poppele RE. Cerebellar cortical activity in the
cat anterior lobe during hindlimb stepping. Experimental Brain Research
2008;187(3):359-72.

ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE

Acosta FL, Aryan HE, Chou D, Ames CP. Long-term biomechanical stability and
clinical improvement after extended multilevel corpectomy and
circumferential reconstruction of the cervical spine using titanium mesh
cages. Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques 2008;21(3):165-74.

Disch AC, Schaser KD, Melcher I, Luzzati A, Feraboli F, Schmoelz W. En bloc
spondylectomy reconstructions in a biomechanical in-vitro study. European
Spine Journal 2008;17(5):715-25.

Faundez AA, Mehbod AA, Wu CH, Wu WT, Ploumis A, Transfeldt EE. Position of
interbody spacer in transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: Effect on
3-dimensional stability and sagittal lumbar contour. Journal of Spinal
Disorders & Techniques 2008;21(3):175-80.

Huang CY, Gu WY. Effects of mechanical compression on metabolism and
distribution of oxygen and lactate in intervertebral disc. Journal of
Biomechanics 2008;41(6):1184-96.

Joseph SA, Stephen M, Meinhard BP. The successful short-term treatment of
flexion-distraction injuries of the thoracic spine using posterior-only
pedicle screw instrumentation. Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques
2008;21(3):192-8.

Kallemeier PM, Beaubien BP, Buttermann GR, Polga DJ, Wood KB. In vitro
analysis of anterior and posterior fixation in an experimental unstable
burst fracture model. Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques
2008;21(3):216-24.

Mulholland RC. The myth of lumbar instability: the importance of abnormal
loading as a cause of low back pain. European Spine Journal
2008;17(5):619-25.

Pockler-Schoniger C, Wollanka H. Pathophysiology neurology and diagnostic
radiology of degenerative diseases of the lumbar spine. Orthopade
2008;37(5):485-501.

Suzuki T, Miyamoto H, Sumi M, Inui Y, Uno K, Takabatake M et al. Cervical
myelopathy caused by pseudoarthrosis between posterior arch of the atlas and
lamina of the axis in Klippel-Feil syndrome: A case report. Journal of
Spinal Disorders & Techniques 2008;21(3):225-8.

Wang S, Passias P, Li G, Li G, Wood K. Measurement of vertebral kinematics
using noninvasive image matching method - Validation and application. Spine
2008;33(11):E355-E61.

ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY

Ahmad CS, Kleweno C, Jacir AM, Bell JE, Gardner TR, Levine WN et al.
Biomechanical performance of rotator cuff repairs with humeral rotation - A
new rotator cuff repair failure model. American Journal of Sports Medicine
2008;36(5):888-92.

Arnander MWT, Reeves A, MacLeod IAR, Pinto TM, Khaleel A. A biomechanical
comparison of plate configuration in distal humerus fractures. Journal of
Orthopaedic Trauma 2008;22(5):332-6.

Bisson LJ, Manohar LM, Wilkins RD, Gurske-Deperio J, Ehrensberger MT.
Influence of suture material on the biomechanical behavior of suture-tendon
specimens - A controlled study in bovine rotator cuff. American Journal of
Sports Medicine 2008;36(5):907-12.

Bodo L, Hangody L, Borsitzky B, Beres G, Arato G, Nagy P et al. Development
of a tension-adjustable implant for anterior cruciate ligament
reconstruction. Eklem Hastaliklari Ve Cerrahisi-Joint Diseases and Related
Surgery 2008;19(1):27-32.

Busfield BT, Glousman RE, McGarry MH, Tibone JE, Lee TQ. A biomechanical
comparison of 2 technical variations of double-row rotator cuff fixation -
The importance of medial row knots. American Journal of Sports Medicine
2008;36(5):901-6.

Damron TA, Leerapun T, Hugate RR, Shives TC, Sim FH. Does the
second-generation intercalary humeral spacer improve on the first? Clinical
Orthopaedics and Related Research 2008;466(6):1309-17.

Estes C, Rhee P, Shrader MW, Csavina K, Jacofsky MC, Jacofsky DJ.
Biomechanical strength of the Peri-Loc (R) proximal tibial plate: A
comparison of all-locked versus hybrid locked/nonlocked screw
configurations. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 2008;22(5):312-6.

Fissel B, Moed BR, Bledsoe JG. Biomechanical comparison of a 2 and 3
proximal screw-configured antegrade piriformis intramedullary nail with a
trochanteric reconstruction nail in an unstable subtrochanteric fracture
model. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 2008;22(5):337-41.

Ishibashi Y, Tsuda E, Fukuda A, Tsukada H, Toh S. Stability evaluation of
single-bundle and double-bundle reconstruction during navigated ACL
reconstruction. Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Review 2008;16(2):77-83.

Laflamme GY, Alami GB, Zhim F. Cement as a locking mechanism for screw heads
in acetabular revision shells - a biomechanical analysis. Hip International
2008;18(1):29-34.

LaPrade RF, Engebretsen L, Johansen S, Wentorf FA, Kurtenbach C. The effect
of a proximal tibial medial opening wedge osteotomy on posterolateral knee
instability - A biomechanical study. American Journal of Sports Medicine
2008;36(5):956-60.

Mihata T, Safran MR, McGarry MH, Abe M, Lee TQ. Elbow valgus laxity may
result in an overestimation of apparent shoulder external rotation during
physical examination. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2008;36(5):978-82
Miyanji F, Mahar A, Oka R, Pring M, Wenger D. Biomechanical comparison of
fully and partially threaded screws for fixation of slipped capital femoral
epiphysis. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2008;28(1):49-52.

Park MC, Idjadi JA, ElAttrache NS, Tibone JE, McGarry MH, Lee TQ. The effect
of dynamic external rotation comparing 2 footprint-restoring rotator cuff
repair techniques. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2008;36(5):893-900.

Pohl MB, Mullineaux DR, Milner CE, Harnill J, Davis IS. Biomechanical
predictors of retrospective tibial stress fractures in runners. Journal of
Biomechanics 2008;41(6):1160-5.

Sales JR, Ellis TJ, Gillard J, Liu Q, Chen JC, Ham B et al. Biomechanical
testing of a novel, minimally invasive rib fracture plating system. Journal
of Trauma-Injury Infection and Critical Care 2008;64(5):1270-4.

Schmidt CM, Mann D, Schnabel M. Elastic stable intramedullary nailing as
alternative therapy for pediatric Monteggia fractures. Unfallchirurg
2008;111(5):350-7.

Schoenfeld AJ, Battula S, Sahai V, Vrabec GA, Corman S, Burton L et al.
Pullout strength and load to failure properties of self-tapping cortical
screws in synthetic and cadaveric environments representative of healthy and
osteoporotic bone. Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection and Critical Care
2008;64(5):1302-7.

Talbot M, Zdero R, Schemitsch EH. Cyclic loading of periprosthetic fracture
fixation constructs. Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection and Critical Care
2008;64(5):1308-12.

Volpon JB, Batista LC, Shimano MM, Moro CA. Tension band wire fixation for
valgus osteotomies of the proximal femur: A biomechanical study of three
configurations of fixation. Clinical Biomechanics 2008;23(4):395-401.

Vu KC, Skourtis ME, Gong X, Zhou MH, Ozaki W, Winn SR. Reduction of rib
fractures with a bioresorbable plating system: Preliminary observations.
Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection and Critical Care 2008;64(5):1264-9.

Wenger D, Miyanji F, Mahar A, Oka R. The mechanical properties of the
ligamentum teres - A pilot study to assess its potential for improving
stability in children's hip surgery. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics
2007;27(4):408-10.

Westberry DE, Davids JR, Cross A, Tanner SL, Blackhurst DW. Simultaneous
biplanar fluoroscopy for the surgical treatment of slipped capital femoral
epiphysis. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2008;28(1):43-8.

POSTURE/BALANCE

Jones SL, Henry SM, Raasch CC, Hitt JR, Bunn JY. Responses to
multi-directional surface translations involve redistribution of proximal
versus distal strategies to maintain upright posture. Experimental Brain
Research 2008;187(3):407-17.

Mezzarane RA, Kohn AF. Postural control during kneeling. Experimental Brain
Research 2008;187(3):395-405.

Musienko PE, Zelenin PV, Lyalka VF, Orlovsky GN, Deliagina TG. Postural
performance in decerebrated rabbit. Behavioural Brain Research
2008;190(1):124-34.

Nantel J, Termoz N, Centomo H, Lavigne M, Vendittoli PA, Prince F. Postural
balance during quiet standing in patients with total hip arthroplasty and
surface replacement arthroplasty. Clinical Biomechanics 2008;23(4):402-7.

Slota GP, Granata KP, Madigan ML. Effects of seated whole-body vibration on
postural control of the trunk during unstable seated balance. Clinical
Biomechanics 2008;23(4):381-6.

Talis VL, Grishin AA, Solopova IA, Oskanyan TL, Belenky VE, Ivanenko YP.
Asymmetric leg loading during sit-to-stand, walking and quiet standing in
patients after unilateral total hip replacement surgery. Clinical
Biomechanics 2008;23(4):424-33.

PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS

Bae TS, Kim SK, Mun MS. A musculoskeletal model for biomechanical analysis
of transfemoral amputees climbing stairs. International Journal of Precision
Engineering and Manufacturing 2008;9(1):30-3.

Ferber R. The influence of custom foot orthoses on lower extremity running
mechanics. International Sportmed Journal 2007;8(3):97-106.

ROBOTICS

Kim HJ, Wang Q, Rahmatalla S, Swan CC, Arora JS, Abdel-Malek K et al.
Dynamic motion planning of 3D human locomotion using gradient-based
optimization. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme
2008;130(3).

Kurz MJ, Judkins TN, Arellano C, Scott-Pandorf M. A passive dynamic walking
robot that has a deterministic nonlinear gait. Journal of Biomechanics
2008;41(6):1310-6.

REACHING/GRASP

Towles JD, Hentz VR, Murray WM. Use of intrinsic thumb muscles may help to
improve lateral pinch function restored by tendon transfer. Clinical
Biomechanics 2008;23(4):387-94.

SPORT/EXERCISE

Barbosa TM, Fernandes RJ, Keskinen KL, Vilas-Boas JP. The influence of
stroke mechanics into energy cost of elite swimmers. European Journal of
Applied Physiology 2008;103(2):139-49.

Cheung RTH, Ng GY. A systematic review of running shoes and lower leg
biomechanics: A possible link with patellofemoral pain syndrome?
International Sportmed Journal 2007;8(3):107-16.

Cronin JB, Bressel E, Finn L. Augmented feedback reduces ground reaction
forces in the landing phase of the volleyball spike jump. Journal of Sport
Rehabilitation 2008;17(2):148-59.

TENDON/LIGAMENT

Jacobson M, Fufa D, Abreu EL, Kevy S, Murray MM. Platelets, but not
erythrocytes, significantly affect cytokine release and scaffold contraction
in a provisional scaffold model. Wound Repair and Regeneration
2008;16(3):370-8.

Natali AN, Carniel EL, Pavan PG, Sander FG, Dorow C, Geiger M. A
visco-hyperelastic-damage constitutive model for the analysis of the
biomechanical response of the periodontal ligament. Journal of Biomechanical
Engineering-Transactions of the Asme 2008;130(3).

TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL

Gagliardi F, Filice L, Umbrello D, Shivpuri R. Forging of metallic foams to
reproduce biomechanical components. Materials Science and Engineering
a-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing
2008;480(1-2):510-6.

TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING

Forman J, Stacey S, Evans J, Kent R. Posterior acceleration as a mechanism
of blunt traumatic injury of the aorta. Journal of Biomechanics
2008;41(6):1359-64.

VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL

Burton NJ, Dabney JA, Owen MR, Colborne GR. Joint angle, moment and power
compensations in dogs with fragmented medial coronoid process. Veterinary
and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology 2008;21(2):110-8.

Liptak JM, Edwards MR, James SP, Dernell WS, Scoff RJ, Bachand AM et al.
Biomechanical characteristics of allogeneic cortical bone pins designed for
fracture fixation. Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology
2008;21(2):140-6.

WHEELCHAIR

de Groot S, de Bruin M, Noomen SP, van der Woude LHV. Mechanical efficiency
and propulsion technique after 7 weeks of low-intensity wheelchair trainingClinical Biomechanics 2008;23(4):434-41.

UNIQUE TOPIC

Knudson DV, Chow JW. North American perception of the prestige of
biomechanics serials. Gait & Posture 2008;27(4):559-63.

Ng WK, Ng EYK, Chia SJ. The engineering analysis of bioheat equation and
penile hemodynamic relationships in the diagnosis of erectile dysfunction:
part I - theoretical study and mathematical modeling. International Journal
of Impotence Research 2008;20(3):295-306.

Schwarz R, Dollinger M, Wurzbacher T, Eysholdt U, Lohscheller J.
Spatio-temporal quantification of vocal fold vibrations using high-speed
videoendoscopy and a biomechanical model. Journal of the Acoustical Society
of America 2008;123(5):2717-32.

Thomas V, Muthu J. Biomechanical studies on aliphatic physically crosslinked
poly(urethane urea) for blood contact applications. Journal of Materials
Science-Materials in Medicine 2008;19(7):2721-33.

Xu F, Seffen KA, Lu TJ. Non-Fourier analysis of skin biothermomechanics.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 2008;51(9-10):2237-59.

Xua F, Lu TJ, Seffen KA. Biothermomechanics of skin tissues. Journal of the
Mechanics and Physics of Solids 2008;56(5):1852-84.

PICK OF THE WEEK

Yui KCK, Rodrigues JR, Mancini MNG, Balducci I, Goncalves SEP. Ex vivo
evaluation of the effectiveness of bleaching agents on the shade alteration
of blood-stained teeth. International Endodontic Journal 2008;41(6):485-92.


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