LITERATURE UPDATE
June 27, 2008 July 03, 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

Wang JM, Cheng XF, Zhou BH, Yan XY, Guo YX, Wang JD. Effects of protein and
calcium on bone metabolism and biomechanical indexes in nutritionally
deficient rabbits exposed to high fluoride. Fluoride 2008;41(1):18-27.

BOTANY

Hopkins R, Schmitt J, Stinchcombe JR. A latitudinal cline and response to
vernalization in leaf angle and morphology in Arabidopsis thaliana
(Brassicaceae). New Phytologist 2008;179(1):155-64.

CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY

Borghi-Silva A, Carrascosa C, Oliveira CC, Barroco AC, Berton DC, Vilaca D
et al. Effects of respiratory muscle unloading on leg muscle oxygenation and
blood volume during high-intensity exercise in chronic heart failure.
American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology
2008;294(6):H2465-H72.

Flisinski M, Brymora A, Elminowska-Wenda G, Bogucka J, Walasik K, Stefanska
A et al. Influence of different stages of experimental chronic kidney
disease on rats locomotor and postural skeletal muscles microcirculation.
Renal Failure 2008;30(4):443-51.

Ishii Y, Sakamoto SI, Kronengold RT, Virmani R, Rivera EA, Goldman SM et alA novel bioengineered small-caliber vascular graft incorporating heparin and
sirolimus: Excellent 6-month patency. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular
Surgery 2008;135(6):1237-46.

Owens CD, Rybicki FJ, Wake N, Schanzer A, Mitsouras D, Gerhard-Herman MD et
al. Early remodeling of lower extremity vein grafts: Inflammation influences
biomechanical adaptation. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2008;47(6):1235-42.

Rosic M, Pantovic S, Rankovic V, Obradovic Z, Filipovic N, Kojic M.
Evaluation of dynamic response and biomechanical properties of isolated
blood vessels. Journal of Biochemical and Biophysical Methods
2008;70(6):966-72.

CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR

Deguchi S, Yano M, Hashimoto K, Fukamachi H, Washio S, Tsujioka K.
Assessment of the mechanical properties of the nucleus inside a spherical
endothelial cell based on microtensile testing. Journal of Mechanics of
Materials and Structures 2007;2(6):1087-102.

Selby JC, Shannon MA. Mechanical response of a living human epidermal
keratinocyte sheet as measured in a composite diaphragm inflation
experiment. Biorheology 2007;44(5-6):319-48.

Vadillo-Rodriguez V, Beveridge TJ, Dutcher JR. Surface viscoelasticity of
individual gram-negative bacterial cells measured using atomic force
microscopy. Journal of Bacteriology 2008;190(12):4225-32.

Zohdi TI. Particle collision and adhesion under the influence of
near-fields. Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures
2007;2(6):1011-8.

COMPARATIVE

Bartol IK, Gordon MS, Webb P, Weihs D, Gharib M. Evidence of self-correcting
spiral flows in swimming boxfishes. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics 2008;3(1).

Ben-Ezra E, Bulte G, Blouin-Demers G. Are locomotor performances coadapted
to preferred basking temperature in the Northern Map Turtle (Graptemys
geographica)? Journal of Herpetology 2008;42(2):322-31.

Brecko J, Huyghe K, Vanhooydonck B, Herrel A, Grbac I, Van Damme R.
Functional and ecological relevance of intraspecific variation in body size
and shape in the lizard Podarcis melisellensis (Lacertidae). Biological
Journal of the Linnean Society 2008;94(2):251-64.

Dickinson M. Animal locomotion: A new spin on bat flight. Current Biology
2008;18(11):R468-R70.

DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL

Lisniewska-Machorowska B, Cannon J, Williams S, Bantleon HP. Evaluation of
force systems from a "free-end" force system. American Journal of
Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 2008;133(6).

DIGESTIVE

Arendt-Nielsen L, Schipper KP, Dimcevski G, Sumikura H, Krarup AL,
Giamberardino MA et al. Viscero-somatic reflexes in referred pain areas
evoked by capsaicin stimulation of the human gut. European Journal of Pain
2008;12(5):544-51.

Quirini M, Menciassi A, Scapellato S, Dario P, Rieber F, Ho CN et al.
Feasibility proof of a legged locomotion capsule for the GI tract.
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2008;67(7):1153-8.

ERGONOMICS/REHABILITATION

Gagnon D, Nadeau S, Noreau L, Dehail P, Gravel D. Quantification of reaction
forces during sitting pivot transfers performed by individuals with spinal
cord injury. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2008;40(6):468-76.

Guptill C, Golem MB. Case study: Musicians' playing-related injuries. Work-a
Journal of Prevention Assessment & Rehabilitation 2008;30(3):307-10.

Smania N, Picelli A, Romano M, Negrini S. Neurophysiological basis of
rehabilitation of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Disability and
Rehabilitation 2008;30(10):763-71.

EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY

Calsbeek R. An ecological twist on the morphology-performance-fitness axis.
Evolutionary Ecology Research 2008;10(2):197-212.

Goodman BA, Isaac JL. Convergent body flattening in a clade of tropical
rock-using lizards (Scincidae : Lygosominae). Biological Journal of the
Linnean Society 2008;94(2):399-411.

Husak JF, Fox SF. Sexual selection on locomotor performance. Evolutionary
Ecology Research 2008;10(2):213-28.

Irschick DJ, Meyers JJ, Husak JF, Le Galliard JF. How does selection operate
on whole-organism functional performance capacities? A review and synthesisEvolutionary Ecology Research 2008;10(2):177-96.

Le Galliard JF, Ferriere R. Evolution of maximal endurance capacity: natural
and sexual selection across age classes in a lizard. Evolutionary Ecology
Research 2008;10(2):157-76.

Orlando L, Calvignac S, Schnebelen C, Douady CJ, Godfrey LR, Hanni C. DNA
from extinct giant lemurs links archaeolemurids to extant indriids. Bmc
Evolutionary Biology 2008;8.

Parnell NF, Hulsey CD, Streelman JT. Hybridization produces novelty when the
mapping of form to function is many to one. Bmc Evolutionary Biology 2008;8
Van Damme R, Entin P, Vanhooydonck B, Herrel A. Causes of sexual dimorphism
in performance traits: a comparative approach. Evolutionary Ecology Research
2008;10(2):229-50.

Vervust B, Van Dongen S, Grbac I, Van Damme R. Fluctuating asymmetry,
physiological performance, and stress in island populations of the Italian
Wall Lizard (Podarcis sicula). Journal of Herpetology 2008;42(2):369-77.

GAIT/LOCOMOTION

Haridas C, Zehr EP, Misiaszek JE. Adaptation of cutaneous stumble correction
when tripping is part of the locomotor environment. Journal of
Neurophysiology 2008;99(6):2789-97.

Iglesias C, Nielsen JB, Marchand-Pauvert V. Speed-related spinal excitation
from ankle dorsiflexors to knee extensors during human walking. Experimental
Brain Research 2008;188(1):101-10.

Marigold DS, Patla AE. Visual information from the lower visual field is
important for walking across multi-surface terrain. Experimental Brain
Research 2008;188(1):23-31.

HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE

Glasoc W, Pena F, Phadke V, Ludewig PM. Arch height and first metatarsal
joint axis orientation as related variables in foot structure and function.
Foot & Ankle International 2008;29(6):647-55.

JOINT/CARTILAGE

Kasahara Y, Iwasaki N, Yamane S, Igarashi T, Majima T, Nonaka S et al.
Development of mature cartilage constructs using novel three-dimensional
porous scaffolds for enhanced repair of osteochondral defects. Journal of
Biomedical Materials Research Part A 2008;86A(1):127-36.

Muehleman C, Li J, Aigner T, Rappoport L, Mattson E, Hirschmugl C et al.
Association between crystals and cartilage degeneration in the ankle.
Journal of Rheumatology 2008;35(6):1108-17.

Ofek G, Athanasiou KA. Micromechanical properties of chondrocytes and
chondrons: Relevance to articular cartilage tissue engineering. Journal of
Mechanics of Materials and Structures 2007;2(6):1059-86.

METHODS

Akay T, Fouad K, Pearson KG. New technique for drug application to the
spinal cord of walking mice. Journal of Neuroscience Methods
2008;171(1):39-47.

Shen F, Shinohara K, Kumar D, Khemka A, Simoneau AR, Werahera PN et al.
Three-dimensional sionography with needle tracking - Role in diagnosis and
treatment of prostate cancer. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine
2008;27(6):895-905.

MODELING

Bringley TT, Peskin CS. Validation of a simple method for representing
spheres and slender bodies in an immersed boundary method for Stokes flow on
an unbounded domain. Journal of Computational Physics 2008;227(11):5397-425
NEURAL

Barzi Y, Zehr EP. Rhythmic arm cycling suppresses hyperactive soleus
H-reflex amplitude after stroke. Clinical Neurophysiology
2008;119(6):1443-52.

Berkowitz A. Physiology and morphology of shared and specialized spinal
interneurons for locomotion and scratching. Journal of Neurophysiology
2008;99(6):2887-901.

Carlin KP, Liu J, Jordan LM. Postnatal changes in the inactivation
properties of voltage-gated sodium channels contribute to the mature firing
pattern of spinal motoneurons. Journal of Neurophysiology
2008;99(6):2864-76.

Kawashima N, Nozaki D, Abe MO, Nakazawa K. Shaping appropriate locomotive
motor output through interlimb neural pathway within spinal cord in humans.
Journal of Neurophysiology 2008;99(6):2946-55.

Kolasiewicz W, Maj J, Ossowska K. The involvement of cerebellar dopamine D3
receptors in locomotor activity of rats. Journal of Neural Transmission
2008;115(5):677-81.

Lavrov I, Dy CJ, Fong AJ, Gerasimenko Y, Courtine G, Zhong H et al. Epidural
stimulation induced modulation of spinal locomotor networks in adult spinal
rats. Journal of Neuroscience 2008;28(23):6022-9.

Reid VM, Hoehl S, Landt J, Striano T. Human infants dissociate structural
and dynamic information in biological motion: evidence from neural systems.
Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience 2008;3(2):161-7.

Reynolds JS, Blum D, Gdowski GT. Reweighting sensory signals to maintain
head stability: Adaptive properties of the cervicocollic reflex. Journal of
Neurophysiology 2008;99(6):3123-35.

ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE

Akesen B, Wu CH, Mehbod AA, Sokolowski M, Transfeldt EE. Revision of
loosened iliac screws - A biomechanical study of longer and bigger screws.
Spine 2008;33(13):1423-8.

Disch AC, Knop C, Schaser KD, Blauth M, Schmoelz W. Angular stable anterior
plating following thoracolumbar corpectomy reveals superior segmental
stability compared to conventional polyaxial plate fixation. Spine
2008;33(13):1429-37.

Kalichman L, Hunter DJ. Degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis: Anatomy,
biomechanics and risk factors. Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal
Rehabilitation 2008;21(1):1-12.

Kelly BP, Shen FH, Schwab JS, Arlet V, DiAngelo DJ. Biomechanical testing of
a novel four-rod technique for lumbo-pelvic reconstruction. Spine
2008;33(13):E400-E6.

Weistroffer JK, Perra JH, Lonstein JE, Schwender JD, Garvey TA, Transfeldt
EE et al. Complications in long fusions to the sacrum for adult scoliosis -
Minimum five-year analysis of fifty patients. Spine 2008;33(13):1478-83.

ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY

Fraser-Moodie JA, Shortt NL, Robinson CM. Injuries to the acromioclavicular
joint. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-British Volume 2008;90B(6):697-707
Giessler GA, Zobitz M, Friedrich PF, Bishop AT. Transplantation of a
vascularized rabbit femoral diaphyseal segment: Mechanical and histologic
properties of a new living bone transplantation model. Microsurgery
2008;28(4):291-9.

Ho JY, Ren YP, Kelikian A, An-Linian A, Charnley L, Zhang LQ. Mid-diaphyseal
fibular fractures with syndesmotic disruption: Should we plate the fibula?
Foot & Ankle International 2008;29(6):587-92.

Muller-Rath R, Wirtz DC, Siebert CH, Andereya S, Gravius S, Hermanns-Sachweh
B et al. Amphiphilic bonder improves adhesion at the acrylic bone
cement-bone interface of cemented acetabular components in total hip
arthroplasty: in vivo tests in an ovine model. Archives of Orthopaedic and
Trauma Surgery 2008;128(7):701-7.

O'Neill PJ, Logel KJ, Parks BG, Schon LC. Rigidity comparison of locking
plate and intramedullary fixation for tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis. Foot &
Ankle International 2008;29(6):581-6.

Renstrom P, Ljungqvist A, Arendt E, Beynnon B, Fukubayashi T, Garrett W et
al. Non-contact ACL injuries in female athletes: an International Olympic
Committee current concepts statement. British Journal of Sports Medicine
2008;42(6):394-412.

Shanmugam C, Maffulli N. Sports injuries in children. British Medical
Bulletin 2008;86(1):33-57.

Tjardes T, Paffrath T, Baethis H, Shafizadeh S, Steinhausen E, Steinbuechel
T et al. Computer assisted percutaneous placement of augmented iliosacral
screws - A reasonable alternative to sacroplasty. Spine
2008;33(13):1497-500.

Truumees E, Demetropoulos CK, Yang KH, Herkowitz HN. Effects of disc height
and distractive forces on graft compression in an anterior cervical
corpectomy model. Spine 2008;33(13):1438-41.

Wall EJ, Jain V, Vora V, Mehman CT, Crawford AH. Complications of titanium
and stainless steel elastic nail fixation of pediatric femoral fractures.
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-American Volume 2008;90A(6):1305-13.

ROBOTICS

Pelc EH, Daley MA, Ferris DP. Resonant hopping of a robot controlled by an
artificial neural oscillator. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics 2008;3(2).

SPORT/EXERCISE

Bisseling RW, Hof AL, Bredeweg SW, Zwerver J, Mulder T. Are the take-off and
landing phase dynamics of the volleyball spike jump related to patellar
tendinopathy? British Journal of Sports Medicine 2008;42(6):483-9.

Dennis RJ, Finch CF, McIntosh AS, Elliott BC. Use of field-based tests to
identify risk factors for injury to fast bowlers in cricket. British Journal
of Sports Medicine 2008;42(6):477-82.

TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL

Bodin A, Concaro S, Brittberg M, Gatenholm P. Bacterial cellulose as a
potential meniscus implant. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative
Medicine 2007;1(5):406-8.

VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL

Field JR, Gunatillake P, Adhikari R, Ramshaw J, Werkmeister JA. Use of
biodegradable urethane-based adhesives to appose meniscal defect edges in an
ovine model: a preliminary study. Australian Veterinary Journal
2008;86(6):229-34.

Hicks DG, Pitts MJ, Bagley RS, Vasavada A, Simon J, Chen AV et al.
Biomechanical evaluation of two internal fixation implants used for canine
cervical spine arthrodesis. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine
2008;22(3):722-.

Salci H, Sarigul S, Dogan S, Lekesiz H, Ozcan R, Gorgul OS et al.
Contribution of the xenograft bone plate-screw system in lumbar
transpedicular stabilization of dogs: an in-vitro study. Journal of
Veterinary Science 2008;9(2):193-6.

VISUAL/VESTIBULAR

Koch M, Priglinger S, Hoerantner R, Haslwanter T. Computer-assisted dosage
calculation for strabismus therapy in myopic patients. Acta Ophthalmologica
2008;86(1):53-7.

UNIQUE TOPIC

Aylamazyan AM, Kniazeva TS. Relation of individual motor characteristics to
personality characteristics. Voprosy Psikhologii 2008(2):62-+.

Ortonne JP, Zartarian M, Verschoore M, Queille-Roussel C, Duteil L.
Cellulite and skin ageing: is there any interaction? Journal of the European
Academy of Dermatology and Venereology 2008;22(7):827-34.

Pouille PA, Farge E. Hydrodynamic simulation of multicellular embryo
invagination. Physical Biology 2008;5(1).

Rastadmehr O, Bressmann T, Smyth R, Irish JC. Increased midsagittal tongue
velocity as indication of articulatory compensation in patients with lateral
partial glossectomies. Head and Neck-Journal for the Sciences and
Specialties of the Head and Neck 2008;30(6):718-26.

Stockx EM, Cooke IRC, Berger PJ. In utero model for pharmacologically
investigating spontaneous activity during early ontogeny. Journal of
Neuroscience Methods 2008;171(1):53-9.

Timm GW, Elayaperumal S, Hegrenes J. Biomechanical analysis of penile
erections: penile buckling behaviour under axial loading and radial
compression. Bju International 2008;102(1):76-84.

PICK OF THE WEEK
Fokidis HB, Risch TS. The burden of motherhood: Gliding locomotion in
mammals influences maternal reproductive investment. Journal of Mammalogy
2008;89(3):617-25.


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