LITERATURE UPDATE
June 6, 2008 – June 12, 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

Ho AM, Marker PC, Peng HR, Quintero AJ, Kingsley DM, Huard J. Dominant
negative Bmp5 mutation reveals key role of BMPs in skeletal response to
mechanical stimulation. Bmc Developmental Biology 2008;8.

Tatarinov A, Sarvazyan A. Topography of acoustical properties of long bones:
>From biomechanical studies to bone health assessment. Ieee Transactions on
Ultrasonics Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control 2008;55(6):1287-97.

Yang SH, Wu XH, Mei RC, Yang C, Li J, Xu WH et al. Biomaterial-loaded
allograft threaded cage for the treatment of femoral head osteonecrosis in a
goat model. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 2008;100(3):560-6.

BOTANY

Dominy NJ, Grubb PJ, Jackson RV, Lucas PW, Metcalfe DJ, Svenning JC et al.
In tropical lowland rain forests monocots have tougher leaves than dicots,
and include a new kind of tough leaf. Annals of Botany 2008;101(9):1363-77.

Whitaker D. High-speed images capture processes in botanical systems. Laser
Focus World 2008;44(5):77-80.

CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY

Le Mevel JC, Lancien F, Mimassi N, Leprince J, Conlon JM, Vaudry H. Central
and peripheral cardiovascular, ventilatory, and motor effects of trout
urotensin-II in the trout. Peptides 2008;29(5):830-7.

Rodriguez JF, Ruiz C, Doblare M, Holzapfel GA. Mechanical stresses in
abdominal aortic aneurysms: Influence of diameter, asymmetry, and material
anisotropy. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme
2008;130(2).

CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR

Fudge D, Russell D, Beriault D, Moore W, Lane EB, et al. The Intermediate
Filament Network in Cultured Human Keratinocytes Is Remarkably Extensible
and Resilient. PLoS ONE 2008;3(6): e2327.

COMPARATIVE

Kieneke A, Arbizu PM, Riemann O. Body musculature of Stylochaeta scirtetica
Brunson, 1950 and Dasydytes (Setodytes) tongiorgii (Balsamo, 1982)
(Gastrotiricha : Dasydytidae): A functional approach. Zoologischer Anzeiger
2008;247(2):147-58.

Song KW, Wang LB, Fan JF, Zhang YH, Liu S. Numerical study of heat transfer
enhancement of finned flat tube bank fin with vortex generators mounted on
both surfaces of the fin. Heat and Mass Transfer 2008;44(8):959-67.

Tyson R, Jordan CE, Hebert J. Modelling anguilliform swimming at
intermediate Reynolds number: A review and a novel extension of immersed
boundary method applications. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and
Engineering 2008;197(25-28):2105-18.

DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL

Westreich RW, Lawson W. The tripod theory of nasal tip support revisited :
The cantilevered spring model. Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery
2008;10(3):170-9.

DIGESTIVE

Bhan C, Dench J, Scott M, Lunniss PJ, Williams NS. The effect of the express
procedure on rectal biomechanics. Gastroenterology 2008;134(4):A679-A.

Bonavina L, Saino G, Bona D, DeMeester TR, Lipham JC, Ganz RA et al. A new
biomechanical device to augment lower esophageal sphincter (LES) continence
in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Initial results of
a pilot clinical trial. Gastroenterology 2008;134(4):A850-A.

Ganz RA, Dunn DH, DeMeester TR, Lipham JC, Bonavina L, Saino G et al.
Biomechanical augmentation of the lower Esophageal sphincter (LES) using a
magnetic sphincter device - Initial results of a pilot trial for the
treatment of GERD. Gastroenterology 2008;134(4):A13-A.

ERGONOMICS/REHABILITATION

Coppieters MW, Butler DS. Do 'sliders' slide and 'tensioners' tension? An
analysis of neurodynamic techniques and considerations regarding their
application. Manual Therapy 2008;13(3):213-21.

Greig AM, Bennell KL, Briggs AM, Hodges PW. Postural taping decreases
thoracic kyphosis but does not influence trunk muscle electromyographic
activity or balance in women with osteoporosis. Manual Therapy
2008;13(3):249-57.

Savoie FH, Trenhaile SW, Roberts J, Field LD, Ramsey JR. Primary repair of
ulnar collateral ligament injuries of the elbow in young athletes - A case
series of injuries to the proximal and distal ends of the ligament. American
Journal of Sports Medicine 2008;36(6):1066-72.

EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY

Baumiller TK, Messing CG. Stalked crinoid locomotion, and its ecological and
evolutionary implications (vol 10, pg 10, 2007). Palaeontologia Electronica
2007;10(2).

Croft DA, Anderson LC. Locomotion in the extinct notoungulate
Protypotherium. Palaeontologia Electronica 2008;11(1).

GAIT/LOCOMOTION

Fong B, Ledebt A, Zwart R, De Vries JIP, Savelsbergh GJP. Is there an effect
of prenatal breech position on locomotion at 2.5 years? Early Human
Development 2008;84(4):211-6.

Gates DH, Dingwell JB. The effects of neuromuscular fatigue on task
performance during repetitive goal-directed movements. Experimental Brain
Research 2008;187(4):573-85.

Gordon IT, Whelan PJ. Brainstem modulation of locomotion in the neonatal
mouse spinal cord. Journal of Physiology-London 2008;586(10):2487-97.

Hwang SJ, Kang SJ, Cho KH, Kim YH. Biomechanical effect of electromechanical
knee-ankle-foot-orthosis on knee joint control in patients with
poliomyelitis. Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing
2008;46(6):541-9.

JOINT/CARTILAGE

Blumberg TJ, Natoli RM, Athanasiou KA. Effects of doxycycline on articular
cartilage GAG release and mechanical properties following impact.
Biotechnology and Bioengineering 2008;100(3):506-15.

Korhonen RK, Julkunen P, Wilson W, Herzog W. Importance of collagen
orientation and depth-dependent fixed charge densities of cartilage on
mechanical behavior of chondrocytes. Journal of Biomechanical
Engineering-Transactions of the Asme 2008;130(2).

Myer GD, Ford KR, Paterno MV, Nick TG, Hewett TE. The effects of generalized
joint laxity on risk of anterior cruciate ligament injury in young female
athletes. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2008;36(6):1073-80.

Van de Velde SK, Gill TJ, DeFrate LE, Papannagari R, Li G. The effect of
anterior cruciate ligament deficiency and reconstruction on the
patellofemoral joint. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2008;36(6):1150-9
MODELING

Muggenthaler H, von Merten K, Peldschus S, Holley S, Adamec J, Praxl N et
al. Experimental tests for the validation of active numerical human models.
Forensic Science International 2008;177(2-3):184-91.

Pauk J. Mathematical modelling - tool to diagnosis of human apparatus.
Journal of Vibroengineering 2007;9(2):108-11.

NEURAL

Deumens R, Joosten EAJ, Waxman SG, Hains BC. Locomotor dysfunction and pain:
The scylla and charybdis of fiber sprouting after spinal cord injury.
Molecular Neurobiology 2008;37(1):52-63.

Goldshmit Y, Lythgo N, Galea MP, Turnley AM. Treadmill training after spinal
cord hemisection in mice promotes axonal sprouting and synapse formation and
improves motor recovery. Journal of Neurotrauma 2008;25(5):449-65.

Pan HC, Cheng FC, Lai SZ, Yang DY, Wang YC, Lee MS. Enhanced regeneration in
spinal cord injury by concomitant treatment with granulocyte
colony-stimulating factor and neuronal stem cells. Journal of Clinical
Neuroscience 2008;15(6):656-64.

Wirth B, Van Hedel HJA, Curt A. Changes in corticospinal function and ankle
motor control during recovery from incomplete spinal cord injury. Journal of
Neurotrauma 2008;25(5):467-78.

ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY

Amirouche F, Romero F, Gonzalez M, Aram L. Study of micromotion in modular
acetabular components during gait and subluxation: A finite element
investigation. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme
2008;130(2).

Bae JH, Choi IC, Suh SW, Lim HC, Bae TS, Nha KW et al. Evaluation of the
reliability of the dial test for posterolateral rotatory instability: A
cadaveric study using an isotonic rotation machine. Arthroscopy-the Journal
of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 2008;24(5):593-8.

Deramo DM, White KL, Parks BG, Hinton RY. Krackow locking stitch versus
nonlocking premanufactured loop stitch for soft-tissue fixation: A
biomechanical study. Arthroscopy-the Journal of Arthroscopic and Related
Surgery 2008;24(5):599-603.

Hart R, Krejzla J, Svab P, Kocis J, Stipcak V. Outcomes after conventional
versus computer-navigated anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.
Arthroscopy-the Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery
2008;24(5):569-78.

Lighthart WA, Cohen DA, Levine RG, Parks BG, Boucher HR. Suture anchor
versus suture through tunnel fixation for quadriceps tendon rupture: A
biomechanical study. Orthopedics 2008;31(5):441-.

Uhl RL, Gainor J, Horning J. Treatment of bicondylar tibial plateau
fractures with lateral locking plates. Orthopedics 2008;31(5):473-7.

Virani NA, Harman M, Li K, Levy J, Pupello DR, Frankle MA. In vitro and
finite element analysis of glenoid bone/baseplate interaction in the reverse
shoulder design. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery 2008;17(3):509-21.

Vitale MA, Ahmad CS. The outcome of elbow ulnar collateral ligament
reconstruction in overhead athletes - A systematic review. American Journal
of Sports Medicine 2008;36(6):1193-205.

ROBOTICS

Balasubramanian R, Rizzi AA, Mason MT. Legless locomotion: A novel
locomotion technique for legged robots. International Journal of Robotics
Research 2008;27(5):575-94.

Dai ZD, Sun JR. A biomimetic study of discontinuous-constraint metamorphic
mechanism for gecko-like robot. Journal of Bionic Engineering
2007;4(2):91-5.

Fitch R, Butler Z. Million module march: Scalable locomotion for large
self-reconfiguring robots. International Journal of Robotics Research
2008;27(3-4):331-43.

Heliot R, Espiau B. Online generation of cyclic leg trajectories
synchronized with sensor measurement. Robotics and Autonomous Systems
2008;56(5):410-21.

Molfino R, Zoppi M, Rimassa L. Rescue robot module with sliding membrane
locomotion. Industrial Robot-an International Journal 2008;35(3):211-6.

Nakamura T, Satoh K. Development of an omni-directional mobile robot using
traveling waves based on snail locomotion. Industrial Robot-an International
Journal 2008;35(3):206-10.

Sproewitz A, Moeckel R, Maye J, Ijspeert AJ. Learning to move in modular
robots using central pattern generators and online optimization.
International Journal of Robotics Research 2008;27(3-4):423-43.

Turetta A, Casalino G, Sorbara A. Distributed control architecture for
self-reconfigurable manipulators. International Journal of Robotics Research
2008;27(3-4):481-504.

Yu JZ, Wang L, Zhao W, Tan M. Optimal design and motion control of
biomimetic robotic fish. Science in China Series F-Information Sciences
2008;51(5):535-49.

Zhang YH, Jia LB, Zhang SW, Yang J, Low KH. Computational research on
modular undulating fin for biorobotic underwater propulsor. Journal of
Bionic Engineering 2007;4(1):25-32.

REACHING/GRASP

Rodriguez CF, Botero JC, Quintero H. Application of robotics theory to human
arm biomechanics. Revista Iberoamericana De Automatica E Informatica
Industrial 2007;4(4):51-+.

SPORT/EXERCISE

Chappell JD, Limpisvasti O. Effect of a neuromuscular training program on
the kinetics and kinematics of jumping tasks. American Journal of Sports
Medicine 2008;36(6):1081-6.

Mortensen SP, Damsgaard R, Dawson EA, Secher NH, Gonzalez-Alonso J.
Restrictions in systemic and locomotor skeletal muscle perfusion, oxygen
supply and V-O2 during high-intensity whole-body exercise in humans. Journal
of Physiology-London 2008;586(10):2621-35.

TENDON/LIGAMENT

Goh KL, Holmes DF, Lu HY, Richardson S, Kadler KE, Purslow PP et al. Ageing
changes in the tensile properties of tendons: Influence of collagen fibril
volume fraction. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the
Asme 2008;130(2).

Pua YH, Bryant AL, Steele JR, Newton RU, Wrigley TV. Isokinetic dynamometry
in anterior cruciate ligament injury and reconstruction. Annals Academy of
Medicine Singapore 2008;37(4):330-40.

Zinoviev AV. Types of deep plantar tendons of avian foot and their possible
genesis. Zoologichesky Zhurnal 2008;87(2):197-205.

UNIQUE TOPIC

Brosseau-Lachaine O, Casanova C, Faubert J. Infant sensitivity to radial
optic flow fields during the first months of life. Journal of Vision
2008;8(4).

Montagne G, Bastin J, Jacobs DM. What is visual anticipation and how much
does it rely on the dorsal stream? International Journal of Sport Psychology
2008;39(2):149-56.

Mottram S, Peat G, Thomas E, Wilkie R, Croft P. Patterns of pain and
mobility limitation in older people: cross-sectional findings from a
population survey of 18,497 adults aged 50 years and over. Quality of Life
Research 2008;17(4):529-39.

Robertshaw KD, Wilkie RM. Does gaze influence steering around a bend?
Journal of Vision 2008;8(4).

Rosen J, Brown JD, De S, Sinanan M, Hannaford B. Biomechanical properties of
abdominal organs in vivo and postmortem under compression loads. Journal of
Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme 2008;130(2).

Segui-Gomez M, Miller M. Injury prevention and control: reflections on the
state and the direction of the field. Salud Publica De Mexico
2008;50:S101-S11.

Tan E, Lee SL, Gedroyc W, Cornish JA, Darzi A, Yang GZ et al. Functional
magnetic resonance imaging of the pelvic floor: Dynamic pressure and
morphological changes in the levator am muscle on straining demonstrated by
MR-Assisted biomechanical modelling. Gastroenterology 2008;134(4):A48-A.

Wegener N, Kuhnert S, Thuns A, Roese R, Koch M. Effects of acute systemic
and intra-cerebral stimulation of cannabinoid receptors on sensorimotor
gating, locomotion and spatial memory in rats. Psychopharmacology
2008;198(3):375-85.

PICK OF THE WEEK

Snively E, Cox A. Structural mechanics of pachycephalosaur crania permitted
head-butting behavior. Palaeontologia Electronica 2008;11(1).

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