June 13, 2008 – June 19, 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.


Alam I, Sun QW, Liu LX, Koller DL, Carr LG, Econs MJ et al. Sex-specific
genetic loci for femoral neck bone mass and strength identified in inbred
COP and DA rats. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2008;23(6):850-9.


Angelis E, Garcia A, Chan SS, Schenke-Layland K, Ren SX, Goodfellow SJ et
al. A cyclin D2-Rb pathway regulates cardiac myocyte size and RNA polymerase
III after biomechanical stress in adult myocardium. Circulation Research

Auer M, Regitnig P, Stollberger R, Ebner F, Holzapfel GA. A methodology to
study the morphologic changes in lesions during in vitro angioplasty using
MRI and image processing. Medical Image Analysis 2008;12(2):163-73.

Chen L, Zhang J, Wu Y, Blaustein MP, Scharf SM. Time course of blood
pressure, heart rate and locomotor activity in mice with chronic
intermittent hypoxia. Sleep 2008;31:A211-A.

Garcia MAZ, Enriquez LA, Dembitsky W, May-Newman K. The effect of aortic
valve incompetence on the hemodynamics of a continuous flow, ventricular
assist device in a mock circulation. Asaio Journal 2008;54(3):237-44.

Lee SJ, Liu J, Oh SH, Soker S, Atala A, Yoo JJ. Development of a composite
vascular scaffolding system that withstands physiological vascular
conditions. Biomaterials 2008;29(19):2891-8.


Coburn LA, Eskin SG, McIntire LV. Biomechanic and kinetic studies of the
GPIba-vWF tether bond support a catch bond mechanism. Arteriosclerosis
Thrombosis and Vascular Biology 2008;28(6):E37-E.


Lin CX, Zhang L, Ji X. Influence of pregnancy on locomotor and feeding
performances of the skink, Mabuya multifasciata: Why do females shift
thermal preferences when pregnant? Zoology 2008;111(3):188-95.

Verwaijen D, Van Damme R. Foraging mode and locomotor capacities in
Lacertidae. Amphibia-Reptilia 2008;29(2):197-206.

Walsh PT, Downie JR, Monaghan P. Temperature-mediated morphology changes
during metamorphic climax in the African clawed frog, Xenopus laevis.
Journal of Thermal Biology 2008;33(4):244-9.


Delval A, Krystkowiak P, Blatt JL, Delliaux M, Destee A, Derambure P et al.
Evolution of locomotion disorders in Huntington's disease. Neurophysiologie
Clinique-Clinical Neurophysiology 2008;38(2):117-25.

Halsey LG, Shepard ELC, Hulston CJ, Venables MC, White CR, Jeukendrup AE et
al. Acceleration versus heart rate for estimating energy expenditure and
speed during locomotion in animals: Tests with an easy model species, Homo
sapiens. Zoology 2008;111(3):231-41.

Hornby TG, Campbell DD, Kahn JH, Demott T, Moore JL, Roth HR. Enhanced
gait-related improvements after therapist- versus robotic-assisted locomotor
training in subjects with chronic stroke - A randomized controlled study.
Stroke 2008;39(6):1786-92.

Lapointe NP, Ung RV, Rouleau P, Guertin PA. Tail pinching-induced hindlimb
movements are suppressed by clonidine in spinal cord injured mice.
Behavioral Neuroscience 2008;122(3):576-88.

Sarre G, Berard J, Fung J, Lamontagne A. Steering behaviour can be modulated
by different optic flows during walking. Neuroscience Letters

Sato Y, Yoshimoto T. Strategies used in stepping onto an obstacle step
during walking and perceived properties of body. Japanese Journal of
Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine 2008;57(1):111-7.

Stoquart G, Detrembleur C, Lejeune T. Effect of speed on kinematic, kinetic,
electromyographic and energetic reference values during treadmill walking.
Neurophysiologie Clinique-Clinical Neurophysiology 2008;38(2):105-16.

Van Der Giessen RS, Koekkoek SK, van Dorp S, De Gruijl JR, Cupido A,
Khosrovani S et al. Role of olivary electrical coupling in cerebellar motor
learning. Neuron 2008;58(4):599-612.


Saberi H, Seddighi AS, Farmanzad F. Finite element analysis of an elastic
model of the brain: Distortion due to acute epidural hematoma - the role of
the intra-ventricular pressure gradient. Computer Aided Surgery


Mattson JP, Poole DC, Hahn SA, Musch TI, Hinkle RT, Isfort RJ. Maximal force
is unaffected by emphysema-induced atrophy in extensor digitorium longus.
Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology 2008;161(2):119-24.


Akhtar AZ, Pippin JJ, Sandusky CB. Animal models in spinal cord injury: A
review. Reviews in the Neurosciences 2008;19(1):47-60.

Farley BG, Fox CM, Ramig LO, McFarland DH. Intensive amplitude-specific
therapeutic approaches for Parkinson's disease - Toward a
neuroplasticity-principled rehabilitation model. Topics in Geriatric
Rehabilitation 2008;24(2):99-114.

Feng SQ, Zhou XF, Rush RA, Ferguson IA. Graft of pre-injured sural. nerve
promotes regeneration of corticospinal. tract and functional recovery in
rats with chronic spinal cord injury. Brain Research 2008;1209:40-8.

Gerin C, Teilhac JR, Smith K, Privat A. Motor activity induces release of
serotonin in the dorsal horn of the rat lumbar spinal cord. Neuroscience
Letters 2008;436(2):91-5.


Alperin M, Debes K, Abramowitch S, Meyn L, Moalli PA. LOXL1 deficiency
negatively impacts the biomechanical properties of the mouse vagina and
supportive tissues. International Urogynecology Journal 2008;19(7):977-86.

Epstein LB, Graham CA, Heit MH. Correlation between vaginal stiffness index
and pelvic floor disorder quality-of-life scales. International
Urogynecology Journal 2008;19(7):1013-8.


Hoogendoorn RJW, Helder MN, Wuisman P, Bank RA, Everts VE, Smit TH. Adjacent
segment degeneration - Observations in a goat spinal fusion study. Spine

Resnick DK. Lumbar interbody fusion: Current status. Neurosurgery Quarterly

Turner TM, Urban RM, Singh K, Hall DJ, Renner SM, Lim TH et al.
Vertebroplasty comparing injectable calcium phosphate cement compared with
polymethylmethacrylate in a unique canine vertebral body large defect modelSpine Journal 2008;8(3):482-7.

Yi S, Ahn PG, Kim DH, Lee DY, Kim KN, Shin HC et al. Cervical artificial
disc replacement - Part 2: Clinical experience with the cervical artificial
disc. Neurosurgery Quarterly 2008;18(2):96-103.

Yi S, Lee DY, Kim DH, Ahn PG, Kim KN, Shin HC et al. Cervical artificial
disc replacement - Part 1: History, design, and overview of the cervical
artificial disc. Neurosurgery Quarterly 2008;18(2):89-95.


Castagna A, Conti M, Markopoulos N, Borroni M, De Flaviis L, Giardella A et
al. Arthroscopic repair of rotator cuff tear with a modified Mason-Allen
stitch: mid-term clinical and ultrasound outcomes. Knee Surgery Sports
Traumatology Arthroscopy 2008;16(5):497-503.

Claes L, Augat P, Schorlemmer S, Konrads C, Ignatius A, Ehrnthaller C.
Temporary distraction and compression of a diaphyseal osteotomy accelerates
bone healing. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 2008;26(6):772-7.

Hasslund S, Jacobson JA, Dadali T, Basile P, Ulrich-Vinther M, Soballe K et
al. Adhesions in a murine flexor tendon graft model: Autograft versus
allograft reconstruction. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 2008;26(6):824-33
Kock NB, Smolders JMH, van Susante JLC, Buma P, van Kampen A, Verdonschot NCadaveric analysis of contact stress restoration after osteochondral
transplantation of a cylindrical cartilage defect. Knee Surgery Sports
Traumatology Arthroscopy 2008;16(5):461-8.
19. Stoffel K, Cunneen S, Morgan R, Nicholls R, Stachowiak G. Comparative
stability of perpendicular versus parallel double-locking plating systems in
osteoporotic comminuted distal humerus fractures. Journal of Orthopaedic
Research 2008;26(6):778-84.


Hunter I, Lindsay BK, Andersen KR. Gender differences and biomechanics in
the 3000m steeplechase water jump. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine

Miyashita K, Urabe Y, Kobayashi H, Yokoe K, Kawamura M, Ida K. Factors
correlated with shoulder maximum external rotation angle during throwing.
Japanese Journal of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine 2008;57(1):141-9.

Miyashita K, Urabe Y, Kobayashi H, Yokoe K, Koshida S, Kawamura M et al. The
role of shoulder maximum external rotation during throwing for elbow injury
prevention in baseball players. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine


Danilov NA, Ignatieva NY, Iomdina EN, Semenova SA, Rudenskaya GN,
Grokhovskaya TE et al. Stabilization of scleral collagen by glycerol
aldehyde cross-linking. Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta-General Subjects

Makhsous M, Venkatasubramanian G, Chawla A, Pathak Y, Priebe M, Rymer WZ et
al. Investigation of soft-tissue stiffness alteration in denervated human
tissue using an ultrasound indentation system. Journal of Spinal Cord
Medicine 2008;31(1):88-96.


Roth S, Raul JS, Willinger R. Biofidelic child head FE model to simulate
real world trauma. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine


Holzhauer M, Hardenberg C, Bartels CJM. Herd and cow-level prevalence of
sole ulcers in The Netherlands and associated-risk factors. Preventive
Veterinary Medicine 2008;85(1-2):125-35.


Bilge gets the biomechnical treatment. Naval Architect 2008:45-.

Kawato M. From 'Understanding the Brain by Creating the Brain' towards
manipulative neuroscience. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society
B-Biological Sciences 2008;363(1500):2201-14.

Li D, Zheng WW, Wang ZS. Periodic thermodynamics of laser-driven molecular
motor. Chinese Physics B 2008;17(5):1916-24.
31. Nava A, Mazza E, Furrer M, Villiger P, Reinhart WH. In vivo
mechanical characterization of human liver. Medical Image Analysis


Trumble DR, Melvin DB, Dean DA, Magovern JA. In vivo performance of a
muscle-powered drive system for implantable blood pumps. Asaio Journal

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