LITERATURE UPDATE
October 1, 2009 -- October 8, 2009
Literature search for biomech* or locomot*

Craig P. McGowan, PhD
Neuromuscular Biomechanics Laboratory
University of Texas at Austin
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***NOTE***
- Not all articles have a DOI.
- Some DOI links may not yet be available online.
- 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*
Huo B, Lu XL, Hung CT, Costa KD, Xu QB, Whitesides GM et al. Fluid Flow
Induced Calcium Response in Bone Cell Network. Cellular and Molecular
Bioengineering 2008;1(1):58-66. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12195-008-0011-0

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Blagonravov ML, Frolov VA. Analysis of Central Blood Pressure during
Diphtheria Intoxication in Rabbits. Bulletin of Experimental Biology and
Medicine 2009;147(4):397-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10517-009-0532-0

Chen JL, Wang SZ, Ding GH, Yang XJ, Li HY. The effect of aneurismal-wall
mechanical properties on patient-specific hemodynamic simulations: two
clinical case reports. Acta Mechanica Sinica 2009;25(5):677-88.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10409-009-0262-6

Kneser M, Kohlmann T, Pokorny J, Tost F. Age related decline of
microvascular regulation measured in healthy individuals by retinal
dynamic vessel analysis. Medical Science Monitor 2009;15(8):CR436-CR41.

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Hariharan V, Hancock WO. Insights into the Mechanical Properties of the
Kinesin Neck Linker Domain from Sequence Analysis and Molecular Dynamics
Simulations. Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering 2009;2(2):177-89.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12195-009-0059-5

Howard J. Molecular Mechanics of Cells and Tissues. Cellular and
Molecular Bioengineering 2008;1(1):24-32.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12195-008-0004-z

Thoumine O, Bard L, Saint-Michel E, Dequidt C, Choquet D. Optical
Tweezers and Fluorescence Recovery After Photo-Bleaching to Measure
Molecular Interactions at the Cell Surface. Cellular and Molecular
Bioengineering 2008;1(4):301-11. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12195-008-0034-6

Yao DK, Shao JY. A Novel Technique of Quantifying Flexural Stiffness of
Rod-Like Structures. Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering
2008;1(1):75-83. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12195-008-0012-z

*COMPARATIVE*
Husak JF, Irschick DJ, McCormick SD, Moore IT. Hormonal regulation of
whole-animal performance: Implications for selection. Integrative and
Comparative Biology 2009;49(4):349-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icb/icp030

Merakova E, Gvozdik L. Thermal acclimation of swimming performance in
newt larvae: the influence of diel temperature fluctuations during
embryogenesis. Functional Ecology 2009;23(5):989-95.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2435.2009.01588.x

Oufiero CE, Garland T. Repeatability and correlation of swimming
performances and size over varying time-scales in the guppy (Poecilia
reticulata). Functional Ecology 2009;23(5):969-78.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2435.2009.01571.x

Pepin D, Morellet N, Goulard M. Seasonal and daily walking activity
patterns of free-ranging adult red deer (Cervus elaphus) at the
individual level. European Journal of Wildlife Research
2009;55(5):479-86. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10344-009-0267-2

Wong JCY, Williams DD. Comparison of the structure and presumptive
function of Type II microtrichs and associated cuticular microstructures
in species of Gammarus (Amphipoda, Crustacea) from different habitats.
Zoomorphology 2009;128(4):315-25.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00435-009-0092-x

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Ho SP, Senkyrikova P, Marshall GW, Yun WB, Wang Y, Karan K et al.
Structure, chemical composition and mechanical properties of coronal
cementum in human deciduous molars. Dental Materials
2009;25(10):1195-204. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dental.2009.04.005

Shaw MTM, Daniels D, Leggat PA. Illness and Injury to Travelers and
Access to Dental Care on a Research Expedition to Mongolia. Journal of
Travel Medicine 2009;16(5):328-31.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1708-8305.2009.00319.x

*ERGONOMICS/REHABILITATION*
Ellis MD, Sukal-Moulton T, Dewald JPA. Progressive Shoulder Abduction
Loading is a Crucial Element of Arm Rehabilitation in Chronic Stroke.
Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair 2009;23(8):862-9.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1545968309332927

Komada S, Hashimoto Y, Okuyama N, Hisada T, Hirai J. Development of a
Biofeedback Therapeutic-Exercise-Supporting Manipulator. Ieee
Transactions on Industrial Electronics 2009;56(10):3914-20.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/tie.2009.2026769

Niessen MH, Veeger DH, Meskers CG, Koppe PA, Konijnenbelt MH, Janssen
TW. Relationship Among Shoulder Proprioception, Kinematics, and Pain
After Stroke. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
2009;90(9):1557-64. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2009.04.004

Valentini PP. Virtual dummy with spine model for automotive vibrational
comfort analysis. International Journal of Vehicle Design
2009;51(3-4):261-77.

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY/PALEONTOLOGY*
Gebo DL, Malit NR, Nengo IO. New proconsuloid postcranials from the
early Miocene of Kenya. Primates 2009;50(4):311-9.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10329-009-0151-4

Hogervorst T, Bouma HW, de Vos J. Evolution of the hip and pelvis. Acta
Orthopaedica 2009;80:1-39. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17453690610046620

Kagaya M, Ogihara N, Nakatsukasa M. Rib orientation and implications for
orthograde positional behavior in nonhuman anthropoids. Primates
2009;50(4):305-10. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10329-009-0147-0

Nishida T, Inaba A. Pirouettes: the rotational play of wild chimpanzees.
Primates 2009;50(4):333-41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10329-009-0157-y

Potau JM, Bardina X, Ciurana N, Camprubi D, Pastor JF, de Paz F et al.
Quantitative Analysis of the Deltoid and Rotator Cuff Muscles in Humans
and Great Apes. International Journal of Primatology 2009;30(5):697-708.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10764-009-9368-8

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Bosch K, Nagel A, Weigend L, Rosenbaum D. From "first" to "last" steps
in life - Pressure patterns of three generations. Clinical Biomechanics
2009;24(8):676-81. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2009.06.001

McFadyen BJ, Cantin JF, Swaine B, Duchesneau G, Doyon J, Dumas D et al.
Modality-Specific, Multitask Locomotor Deficits Persist Despite Good
Recovery After a Traumatic Brain Injury. Archives of Physical Medicine
and Rehabilitation 2009;90(9):1596-606.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2009.03.010

Sacco ICN, Hamamoto AN, Gomes AA, Onodera AN, Hirata RP, Hennig EM. Role
of ankle mobility in foot rollover during gait in individuals with
diabetic neuropathy. Clinical Biomechanics 2009;24(8):687-92.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2009.05.003

Snapp-Childs W, Bingham GP. The affordance of barrier crossing in young
children exhibits dynamic, not geometric, similarity. Experimental Brain
Research 2009;198(4):527-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-009-1944-9

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Slade JF, Milewski MD. Management of Carpal Instability in Athletes.
Hand Clinics 2009;25(3):395-+. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hcl.2009.05.002

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Becher C, Huber R, Thermann H, Tibesku CO, von Skrbensky G. Tibiofemoral
contact mechanics with a femoral resurfacing prosthesis and a
non-functional meniscus. Clinical Biomechanics 2009;24(8):648-54.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2009.05.013

Schamblin M, Gupta R, Yang BY, McGarry MH, McMaster WC, Lee TQ. In vitro
quantitative assessment of total and bipolar shoulder arthroplasties: A
biomechanical study using human cadaver shoulders. Clinical Biomechanics
2009;24(8):626-31. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2009.05.007

Watanabe K, Crevoisier XM, Kitaoka HB, Zhao KD, Berglund LJ, Kaufman KR
et al. Analysis of joint laxity after total ankle arthroplasty: Cadaver
study. Clinical Biomechanics 2009;24(8):655-60.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2009.06.007

*MODELING*
Abdel-Malek K, Arora J, Yang JZ, Marler T, Beck S, Swan C et al. A
physics-based digital human model. International Journal of Vehicle
Design 2009;51(3-4):324-40.

Skrba L, Reveret L, Hetroy F, Cani MP, O'Sullivan C. Animating
Quadrupeds: Methods and Applications. Computer Graphics Forum
2009;28(6):1541-60. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8659.2008.01312.x

Tanaka ML, Ross SD. Separatrices and basins of stability from time
series data: an application to biodynamics. Nonlinear Dynamics
2009;58(1-2):1-21. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11071-008-9457-9

*MUSCLE*
Lebrun P, Cognard E, Bellon-Paul R, Gontard P, Filloux C, Jehl-Pietri C
et al. Constitutive expression of suppressor of cytokine signalling-3 in
skeletal muscle leads to reduced mobility and overweight in mice.
Diabetologia 2009;52(10):2201-12.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00125-009-1474-9

*NEURAL*
Coluccia A, Borracci P, Renna G, Giustino A, Latronico T, Riccio P et
al. Developmental omega-3 supplementation improves motor skills in
juvenile-adult rats. International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience
2009;27(6):599-605. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijdevneu.2009.05.011

Darbra S, Pallares M. Neonatal allopregnanolone increases
novelty-directed locomotion and disrupts behavioural responses to
GABA(A) receptor modulators in adulthood. International Journal of
Developmental Neuroscience 2009;27(6):617-25.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijdevneu.2009.05.008

Kwan AC, Dietz SB, Webb WW, Harris-Warrick RM. Activity of Hb9
Interneurons during Fictive Locomotion in Mouse Spinal Cord. Journal of
Neuroscience 2009;29(37):11601-13.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/jneurosci.1612-09.2009

Lottem E, Azouz R. Mechanisms of Tactile Information Transmission
through Whisker Vibrations. Journal of Neuroscience
2009;29(37):11686-97. http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/jneurosci.0705-09.2009

Luthra PM, Prakash A, Barodia SK, Kumari R, Mishra CB, Kumar JBS. In
silico study of naphtha [1, 2-d] thiazol-2-amine with adenosine A(2A)
receptor and its role in antagonism of haloperidol-induced motor
impairments in mice. Neuroscience Letters 2009;463(3):215-8.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neulet.2009.07.085

Margaryan G, Mladinic M, Mattioli C, Nistri A. EXTRACELLULAR MAGNESIUM
ENHANCES THE DAMAGE TO LOCOMOTOR NETWORKS PRODUCED BY METABOLIC
PERTURBATION MIMICKING SPINAL INJURY IN THE NEONATAL RAT SPINAL CORD IN
VITRO. Neuroscience 2009;163(2):669-82.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroscience.2009.07.005

Oshima T, Lee S, Sato A, Oda S, Hirasawa H, Yamashita T. TNF-alpha
contributes to axonal sprouting and functional recovery following
traumatic brain injury. Brain Research 2009;1290:102-10.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brainres.2009.07.022

Paulose CS, John PS, Sreekanth R, Philip M, Mohan CP, Mathew J et al.
Spinal cord regeneration and functional recovery: neurotransmitter's
combination and bone marrow cells supplementation. Current Science
2009;97(4):546-9.

Pelgrims B, Andres M, Olivier E. Double Dissociation between Motor and
Visual Imagery in the Posterior Parietal Cortex. Cerebral Cortex
2009;19(10):2298-307. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cercor/bhn248

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Chen WM, Park C, Lee K, Lee S. In Situ Contact Analysis of the
Prosthesis Components of Prodisc-L in Lumbar Spine Following Total Disc
Replacement. Spine 2009;34(20):E716-E23.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181ae23d1

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Chen LH, Tai CL, Lai PL, Lee DM, Tsai TT, Fu TS et al. Pullout strength
for cannulated pedicle screws with bone cement augmentation in severely
osteoporotic bone: Influences of radial hole and pilot hole tapping.
Clinical Biomechanics 2009;24(8):613-8.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2009.05.002

Helzel I, Long W, Fitzpatrick D, Madey S, Bottlang M. Evaluation of
intramedullary rib splints for less-invasive stabilisation of rib
fractures. Injury-International Journal of the Care of the Injured
2009;40(10):1104-10. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2009.06.004

Smith TO, Hedges C, MacNair R, Schankat K, Wimhurst JA. The clinical and
radiological outcomes of the LISS plate for distal femoral fractures: A
systematic review. Injury-International Journal of the Care of the
Injured 2009;40(10):1049-63. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2009.01.005

Spanjersberg WR, Knops SP, Schep NWL, van Lieshout EMM, Patka P,
Schipper IB. Effectiveness and complications of pelvic circumferential
compression devices in patients with unstable pelvic fractures: A
systematic review of literature. Injury-International Journal of the
Care of the Injured 2009;40(10):1031-5.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2009.06.164

Voigt C, Hurschler C, Rech L, Vosshenrich R, Lill H. Additive
fiber-cerclages in proximal humeral fractures stabilized by locking
plates No effect on fracture stabilization and rotator cuff function in
human shoulder specimens. Acta Orthopaedica 2009;80(4):465-71.
http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/17453670903110659

Wu CC, Tai CL. Reconstruction interlocking nails for ipsilateral femoral
neck and shaft fractures: Biomechanical analysis of effect of
supplementary cannulated screw on intracapsular femoral neck fracture.
Clinical Biomechanics 2009;24(8):642-7.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2009.06.009

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Nantel J, Termoz N, Ganapathi M, Vendittoli PA, Lavigne M, Prince F.
Postural Balance During Quiet Standing in Patients With Total Hip
Arthroplasty With Large Diameter Femoral Head and Surface Replacement
Arthroplasty. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
2009;90(9):1607-12. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2009.01.033

*ROBOTICS*
Kajita S, Sugihara T. Humanoid Robots in the Future. Advanced Robotics
2009;23(11):1527-31. http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/016918609x12469692711804

Morimoto J, Atkeson CG. Nonparametric representation of an approximated
Poincar, map for learning biped locomotion. Autonomous Robots
2009;27(2):131-44. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10514-009-9133-z

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Erne HC, Zouzias IC, Rosenwasser MP. Medial Collateral Ligament
Reconstruction in the Baseball Pitcher's Elbow. Hand Clinics
2009;25(3):339-+. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hcl.2009.05.006

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Hsu CC, Tsai WC, Hsiao TY, Tseng FY, Shau YW, Wang CL et al. Diabetic
effects on microchambers and macrochambers tissue properties in human
heel pads. Clinical Biomechanics 2009;24(8):682-6.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2009.06.005

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
John-Puthenveettil BS, Neff A, Krober M. Open reduction and dorsal
spondylodesis C0-C2 in atlanto-occipital dislocation. Unfallchirurg
2009;112(9):799-+. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00113-009-1632-z

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Kasai M, Yamamoto T, Kitasako K, Kiyohara S. Feeding activity rhythm in
Japanese sea catfish Plotosus japonicus. Fisheries Science
2009;75(5):1125-32. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12562-009-0139-4

Olmos G, Boyle L, Hanlon A, Patton J, Murphy JJ, Mee JF. Hoof disorders,
locomotion ability and lying times of cubicle-housed compared to
pasture-based dairy cows. Livestock Science 2009;125(2-3):199-207.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.livsci.2009.04.009

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR*
Sugita-Kitajima A, Koizuka I. Somatosensory input influences the
vestibulo-ocular reflex. Neuroscience Letters 2009;463(3):207-9.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neulet.2009.07.090

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Arora H, Malik R, Yeghiazarian L, Cohen C, Wiesner U. Earthworm Inspired
Locomotive Motion from Fast Swelling Hybrid Hydrogels. Journal of
Polymer Science Part a-Polymer Chemistry 2009;47(19):5027-33.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pola.23555

Hoffmeier KL, Hofmann GO, Muckley T. The strength of polyaxial locking
interfaces of distal radius plates. Clinical Biomechanics
2009;24(8):637-41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2009.06.004

Reddy NP, Mathur G, Hariharan SI. Toward a Fuzzy Logic Control of the
Infant Incubator. Annals of Biomedical Engineering 2009;37(10):2146-52.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-009-9754-6

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Sen S, Engler AJ, Discher DE. Matrix Strains Induced by Cells: Computing
How Far Cells Can Feel. Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering
2009;2(1):39-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12195-009-0052-z


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