LITERATURE UPDATE
July 23, 2010 – July 29, 2010
Literature search for biomech* or locomot*

Helen J. Huang, PhD
Neuromechanics Laboratory
University of Colorado at Boulder
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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*

Kolios L, Schumann J, Sehmisch S, Rack T, Tezval M, Seidlova-Wuttke D
et al. Effects of Black Cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa) and Estrogen on
Metaphyseal Fracture Healing in the Early Stage of Osteoporosis in
Ovariectomized Rats. Planta Medica 2010;76(9):850-7.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0029-1240798

Patel DR. Stress Fractures: Diagnosis and Management in the Primary
Care Setting. Pediatric Clinics of North America 2010;57(3):819-27.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pcl.2010.03.004

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*

Duprey A, Khanafer K, Schlicht M, Avril S, Williams D, Berguer R. In
Vitro Characterisation of Physiological and Maximum Elastic Modulus of
Ascending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms Using Uniaxial Tensile Testing.
European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
2010;39(6):700-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejvs.2010.02.015

Leach JR, Rayz VL, Soares B, Wintermark M, Mofrad MRK, Saloner D.
Carotid Atheroma Rupture Observed In Vivo and FSI-Predicted Stress
Distribution Based on Pre-rupture Imaging. Annals of Biomedical
Engineering 2010;38(8):2748-65.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-010-0004-8

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*

Buenemann M, Levine H, Rappel WJ, Sander LM. The Role of Cell
Contraction and Adhesion in Dictyostelium Motility. Biophysical
Journal 2010;99(1):50-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpj.2010.03.057

Lopez-Garcia MD, Beebe DJ, Crone WC. Mechanical Interactions of Mouse
Mammary Gland Cells with Collagen in a Three-Dimensional Construct.
Annals of Biomedical Engineering 2010;38(8):2485-98.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-010-0015-5

*COMPARATIVE*

Busscher I, Ploegmakers JJW, Verkerke GJ, Veldhuizen AG. Comparative
anatomical dimensions of the complete human and porcine spine.
European Spine Journal 2010;19(7):1104-14.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-010-1326-9

Gillis GB, Akella T, Gunaratne R. Do toads have a jump on how far they
hop? Pre-landing activity timing and intensity in forelimb muscles of
hopping Bufo marinus. Biology Letters 2010;6(4):486-9.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2009.1005

Meachen-Samuels J. Comparative Scaling of Humeral Cross-Sections of
Felids and Canids Using Radiographic Images. Journal of Mammalian
Evolution 2010;17(3):193-209.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10914-010-9133-y

Paxton H, Anthony NB, Corr SA, Hutchinson JR. The effects of selective
breeding on the architectural properties of the pelvic limb in broiler
chickens: a comparative study across modern and ancestral populations.
Journal of Anatomy 2010;217(2):153-66.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-7580.2010.01251.x

Thompson JT, Taylor KR, Gentile C. Gradients of strain and strain rate
in the hollow muscular organs of soft-bodied animals. Biology Letters
2010;6(4):482-5. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2009.0978

Varenberg M, Pugno NM, Gorb SN. Spatulate structures in biological
fibrillar adhesion. Soft Matter 2010;6(14):3269-72.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c003207g

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*

Coelho PG, Granato R, Marin C, Bonfante EA, Freire JNO, Janal MN et
al. Biomechanical Evaluation of Endosseous Implants at Early
Implantation Times: A Study in Dogs. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial
Surgery 2010;68(7):1667-75.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joms.2010.02.050

Raposo LHA, Silva GR, Santos PCF, Soares PV, Soares PBF, Simamoto PC
et al. Effect of anti-rotation devices on biomechanical behaviour of
teeth restored with cast post-and-cores. International Endodontic
Journal 2010;43(8):681-91.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2591.2010.01739.x

Sarot JR, Contar CMM, da Cruz ACC, Magini RD. Evaluation of the stress
distribution in CFR-PEEK dental implants by the three-dimensional
finite element method. Journal of Materials Science-Materials in
Medicine 2010;21(7):2079-85.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10856-010-4084-7

Suzuki M, Calasans-Maia MD, Mann C, Granato R, Gil JN, Granjeiro JM et
al. Effect of Surface Modifications on Early Bone Healing Around
Plateau Root Form Implants: An Experimental Study in Rabbits. Journal
of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2010;68(7):1631-8.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joms.2009.07.064

Wang H, Ji BH, Jiang WT, Liu L, Zhang P, Tang W et al.
Three-Dimensional Finite Element Analysis of Mechanical Stress in
Symphyseal Fractured Human Mandible Reduced With Miniplates During
Mastication. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2010;68(7):1585-92. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joms.2009.07.084

*ERGONOMICS*

Meroni M, Battevi N, Vitelli N, Ricci MG, Petri A, Menoni O et al.
Epidemiological study of UL-WMSDs in 2022 VDU workers. Medicina Del
Lavoro 2010;101(4):276-85.

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*

Claramunt S. Discovering exceptional diversifications at continental
scales: the case of the endemic families of neotropical suboscine
passerines. Evolution 2010;64(7):2004-19.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1558-5646.2010.00971.x

Haile-Selassie Y, Latimer BM, Alene M, Deino AL, Gibert L, Melillo SM
et al. An early Australopithecus afarensis postcranium from
Woranso-Mille, Ethiopia. Proceedings of the National Academy of
Sciences of the United States of America 2010;107(27):12121-6.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1004527107

Kilbourne BM, Makovicky PJ. Limb bone allometry during postnatal
ontogeny in non-avian dinosaurs. Journal of Anatomy
2010;217(2):135-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-7580.2010.01253.x

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*

Bello O, Marquez G, Camblor M, Fernandez-Del-Olmo M. Mechanisms
involved in treadmill walking improvements in Parkinson's disease.
Gait & Posture 2010;32(1):118-23.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2010.04.015

Moe-Nilssen R, Aaslund MK, Hodt-Billington C, Helbostad JL. Gait
variability measures may represent different constructs. Gait &
Posture 2010;32(1):98-101.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2010.03.019

Perry CJ, Kiriella JB, Hawkins KM, Shanahan CJ, Moore AE, Gage WH. The
effects of anterior load carriage on lower limb gait parameters during
obstacle clearance. Gait & Posture 2010;32(1):57-61.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2010.03.003

Schache AG, Kim HJ, Morgan DL, Pandy MG. Hamstring muscle forces prior
to and immediately following an acute sprinting-related muscle strain
injury. Gait & Posture 2010;32(1):136-40.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2010.03.006

Wert DM, Brach J, Perera S, VanSwearingen JM. Gait Biomechanics,
Spatial and Temporal Characteristics, and the Energy Cost of Walking
in Older Adults With Impaired Mobility. Physical Therapy
2010;90(7):977-85. http://dx.doi.org/10.2522/ptj.20090316

Wittwer JE, Webster KE, Menz HB. A longitudinal study of measures of
walking in people with Alzheimer's Disease. Gait & Posture
2010;32(1):113-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2010.04.001

Yiou E, Do MC. Control of mediolateral stability during rapid step
initiation with preferred and non-preferred leg: Is it symmetrical?
Gait & Posture 2010;32(1):145-7.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2010.03.018
10.1155/2010/473423

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*

Lane LB, Daher RJ, Leo AJ. Scapholunate Dissociation With Radiolunate
Arthritis Without Radioscaphoid Arthritis. Journal of Hand
Surgery-American Volume 2010;35A(7):1075-81.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2010.04.008

Manuel J, Moran SL. The Diagnosis and Treatment of Scapholunate
Instability. Hand Clinics 2010;26(1):129-44.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hcl.2009.08.006

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*

Carry PM, Kanai S, Miller NH, Polousky JD. Adolescent Patellofemoral
Pain: A Review of Evidence for the Role of Lower Extremity
Biomechanics and Core Instability. Orthopedics 2010;33(7):498-507.
http://dx.doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100526-16

Domalain M, Vigouroux L, Berton E. Determination of Passive
Moment-Angle Relationships at the Trapeziometacarpal Joint. Journal of
Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme 2010;132(7).
http://dx.doi.org/07100910.1115/1.4001397

Elhassan B, Bishop A, Shin A, Spinner R. Shoulder Tendon Transfer
Options for Adult Patients With Brachial Plexus Injury. Journal of
Hand Surgery-American Volume 2010;35A(7):1211-9.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2010.05.001

Gracia L, Ibarz E, Puertolas S, Cegonino J, Lopez-Prats F, Panisello
JJ et al. Study of bone remodeling of two models of femoral cementless
stems by means of DEXA and finite elements. Biomedical Engineering
Online 2010;9. http://dx.doi.org/2210.1186/1475-925x-9-22

Peters KS, Lam PH, Murrell GAC. Repair of Partial-Thickness Rotator
Cuff Tears: A Biomechanical Analysis of Footprint Contact Pressure and
Strength in an Ovine Model. Arthroscopy-the Journal of Arthroscopic
and Related Surgery 2010;26(7):877-84.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2010.04.007

*METHODS*

Bruijn SM, Ten Kate WRT, Faber GS, Meijer OG, Beek PJ, van Dieen JH.
Estimating Dynamic Gait Stability Using Data from Non-aligned Inertial
Sensors. Annals of Biomedical Engineering 2010;38(8):2588-93.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-010-0018-2

Klous M, Klous S. Marker-Based Reconstruction of the Kinematics of a
Chain of Segments: A New Method That Incorporates Joint Kinematic
Constraints. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the
Asme 2010;132(7). http://dx.doi.org/07450110.1115/1.4001396

Kobler JB, Chang EW, Zeitels SM, Yun SH. Dynamic Imaging of Vocal Fold
Oscillation With Four-Dimensional Optical Coherence Tomography.
Laryngoscope 2010;120(7):1354-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.20938

*MODELING*

Asnafi A, Mahzoon M. The role of connection in the nonlinear behavior
of locomotion systems with symmetry. Multibody System Dynamics
2010;24(2):167-80. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11044-010-9197-8

Bertozzi L, Stagni R, Fantozzi S, Cappello A. In-vivo estimation of
the tibio-femoral contact area using thin-plate spline tool. Journal
of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology 2010;10(2):237-49.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/s0219519410003332

Clin J, Aubin CE, Parent S, Sangole A, Labelle H. Comparison of the
biomechanical 3D efficiency of different brace designs for the
treatment of scoliosis using a finite element model. European Spine
Journal 2010;19(7):1169-78.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-009-1268-2

Gorke UJ, Gunther H, Nagel T, Wimmer MA. A Large Strain Material Model
for Soft Tissues With Functionally Graded Properties. Journal of
Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme 2010;132(7).
http://dx.doi.org/07450210.1115/1.4001312

Kim KT, Lee SH, Suk KS, Lee JH, Jeong BO. Biomechanical Changes of the
Lumbar Segment after Total Disc Replacement : Charite (R), Prodisc (R)
and Maverick (R) Using Finite Element Model Study. Journal of Korean
Neurosurgical Society 2010;47(6):446-53.
http://dx.doi.org/10.3340/jkns.2010.47.6.446

Le Huec JC, Lafage V, Bonnet X, Lavaste F, Josse L, Liu ML et al.
Validated Finite Element Analysis of the Maverick Total Disc
Prosthesis. Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques
2010;23(4):249-57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e3181a5db24

Li YA, Lewis G. Finite element analysis of a model of simulated
vertebral cement augmentation: influence of the representation of the
shape of the cement domain on biomechanical parameters. Journal of
Mechanics in Medicine and Biology 2010;10(2):291-311.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/s021951941000340x

Pena E, Tracqui P, Azancot A, Doblare M, Ohayon J. Unraveling Changes
in Myocardial Contractility During Human Fetal Growth: A Finite
Element Analysis Based on In Vivo Ultrasound Measurements. Annals of
Biomedical Engineering 2010;38(8):2702-15.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-010-0010-x

Peng XQ, Liu G, Guo ZY. Finite element contact analysis of a human
sagittal knee joint. Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology
2010;10(2):225-36. http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/s0219519410003423

Rao G, Berton E, Amarantini D, Vigouroux L, Buchanan TS. An EMG-Driven
Biomechanical Model That Accounts for the Decrease in Moment
Generation Capacity During a Dynamic Fatigued Condition. Journal of
Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme 2010;132(7).
http://dx.doi.org/07100310.1115/1.4001383

*MUSCLE*

Miller MS, Tanner BCW, Nyland LR, Vigoreaux JO. Comparative
Biomechanics of Thick Filaments and Thin Filaments with Functional
Consequences for Muscle Contraction. Journal of Biomedicine and
Biotechnology 2010. http://dx.doi.org/473423

*NEURAL*

Dai Y, Jordan LM. Multiple Effects of Serotonin and Acetylcholine on
Hyperpolarization-Activated Inward Current in Locomotor
Activity-Related Neurons in Cfos-EGFP Mice. Journal of Neurophysiology
2010;104(1):366-81. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.01110.2009

Davis KM, Sturt BL, Friedmann AJ, Richmond JE, Bessereau JL, Grant BD
et al. Regulated lysosomal trafficking as a mechanism for regulating
GABA(A) receptor abundance at synapses in Caenorhabditis elegans.
Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience 2010;44(4):307-17.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mcn.2010.04.002

Knogler LD, Liao MJ, Drapeau P. Synaptic Scaling and the Development
of a Motor Network. Journal of Neuroscience 2010;30(26):8871-81.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/jneurosci.0880-10.2010

Kuzhandaivel A, Margaryan G, Nistri A, Mladinic M. Extensive glial
apoptosis develops early after hypoxic-dysmetabolic insult to the
neonatal rat spinal cord in vitro. Neuroscience 2010;169(1):325-38.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroscience.2010.05.011

Le Ray D, Juvin L, Boutin T, Auclair F, Dubuc R. A neuronal substrate
for a state-dependent modulation of sensory inputs in the brainstem.
European Journal of Neuroscience 2010;32(1):53-9.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1460-9568.2010.07276.x

Sasada S, Tazoe T, Nakajima T, Zehr EP, Komiyama T. Effects of Leg
Pedaling on Early Latency Cutaneous Reflexes in Upper Limb Muscles.
Journal of Neurophysiology 2010;104(1):210-7.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00774.2009

Simony E, Bagdasarian K, Herfst L, Brecht M, Ahissar E, Golomb D.
Temporal and Spatial Characteristics of Vibrissa Responses to Motor
Commands. Journal of Neuroscience 2010;30(26):8935-52.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/jneurosci.0172-10.2010

Sylvain NJ, Brewster DL, Ali DW. Zebrafish embryos exposed to alcohol
undergo abnormal development of motor neurons and muscle fibers.
Neurotoxicology and Teratology 2010;32(4):472-80.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ntt.2010.03.001

Wu QH, Chen WS, Chen QX, Wang JH, Zhang XM. Changes in the expression
of platelet-derived growth factor in astrocytes in diabetic rats with
spinal cord injury. Chinese Medical Journal 2010;123(12):1577-81.
http://dx.doi.org/10.3760/cma.j.issn.0366-6999.2010.12.018

*OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY*

da Silva AL, Martins P, Parente MP, Saleme CS, Roza T, Pinotti M et
al. Translation of biomechanics research to urogynecology. Archives of
Gynecology and Obstetrics 2010;282(2):149-55.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00404-010-1396-2

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*

Aryan HE, Newman CB, Lu DC, Hu SS, Tay BK, Bradford DS et al.
Relaxation of Forces Needed to Distract Cervical Vertebrae After
Discectomy A Biomechanical Study. Journal of Spinal Disorders &
Techniques 2009;22(2):100-4.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e318168d9c0

Atalay B, Riesenburger RI, Schirmer CM, Bhadelia RA, Weller SJ.
Vertebral Reconstruction Using the Telescopic Plate
Spacer-Thoracolumbar (TPS-TL) Device. Journal of Spinal Disorders &
Techniques 2010;23(5):338-46.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e3181ab90b4

Barber FA, Aziz-Jacobo J, Rapley JH, Herbert MA, Schroeder FA, Mays
MM. Regarding Biomechanical Advantages of Triple-loaded Suture Anchors
Reply. Arthroscopy-the Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery
2010;26(7):874-6. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2010.05.010

Beaubien BP, Freeman AL, Turner JL, Castro CA, Armstrong WD, Waugh LG
et al. Evaluation of a Lumbar Intervertebral Spacer With Integrated
Screws as a Stand-alone Fixation Device. Journal of Spinal Disorders &
Techniques 2010;23(5):351-8.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e3181b15d00

Bible JE, Biswas D, Miller CP, Whang PG, Grauer JN. Normal Functional
Range of Motion of the Cervical Spine During 15 Activities of Daily
Living. Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques 2010;23(1):15-21.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e3181981632

Blagg SE, Don AS, Robertson PA. Anatomic Determination of Optimal
Entry Point and Direction For C1 Lateral Mass Screw Placement. Journal
of Spinal Disorders & Techniques 2009;22(4):233-9.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e31817ff95a

Bullmann V, Liljenqvist UR, Rodl R, Schulte TL. Pedicle screw
augmentation from a biomechanical perspective. Orthopade
2010;39(7):673-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00132-010-1602-8

Cienciala J, Chaloupka R, Repko M, Krbec M. Dynamic Neutralization
Using the Dynesys System for Treatment of Degenerative Disc Disease of
the Lumbar Spine. Acta Chirurgiae Orthopaedicae Et Traumatologiae
Cechoslovaca 2010;77(3):203-8.

Duke K, Aubin CE, Dansereau J, Koller A, Labelle H. Dynamic
Positioning of Scoliotic Patients During Spine Instrumentation
Surgery. Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques 2009;22(3):190-6.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e3181753afd

Erkan S, Wu CH, Mehbod AA, Cho WJ, Transfeldt EE. Biomechanical
Comparison of Transpedicular Versus Extrapedicular Vertebroplasty
Using Polymethylmethacrylate. Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques
2010;23(3):180-5. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e31819c48a4

Farrokhi MR, Torabinezhad S, Ghajar KA. Pilot Study of a New Acrylic
Cage in a Dog Cervical Spine Fusion Model. Journal of Spinal Disorders
& Techniques 2010;23(4):272-7.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e3181b63da6

Ianuzzi A, Pickar JG, Khalsa PS. Validation of the Cat as a Model for
the Human Lumbar Spine During Simulated High-Velocity, Low-Amplitude
Spinal Manipulation. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions
of the Asme 2010;132(7). http://dx.doi.org/07100810.1115/1.4001030

Kafchitsas K, Geiger F, Rauschmann M, Schmidt S. Cement distribution
in vertebroplasty pedicle screws with different designs. Orthopade
2010;39(7):679-+. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00132-010-1603-7

Kawchuk GN, Holm AMK, Ekstrom L, Hansson T, Holm SH. Bulging of the
Inner and Outer Annulus During In Vivo Axial Loading of Normal and
Degenerated Discs. Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques
2009;22(3):214-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e31816f68b5

Laurer H, Sander A, Wutzler S, Nau C, Marzi I. Traumatic vertebral
body fractures and osteoporosis. Orthopade 2010;39(7):704-10.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00132-010-1601-9

O'Brien JR, Dmitriev AE, Yu W, Gelb D, Ludwig S. Posterior-only
Stabilization of 2-column and 3-column Injuries at the Cervicothoracic
Junction A Biomechanical Study. Journal of Spinal Disorders &
Techniques 2009;22(5):340-6.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e31816f68d9

Okoro T, Sell P. A Short Report Comparing Outcomes Between L4/L5 and
L5/S1 Single-level Discectomy Surgery. Journal of Spinal Disorders &
Techniques 2010;23(1):40-2.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e3181b38537

Sun E, Alkalay R, Vader D, Snyder BD. Preventing Distal Pullout of
Posterior Spine Instrumentation in Thoracic Hyperkyphosis A
Biomechanical Analysis. Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques
2009;22(4):270-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e31816a6887

Wu SK, Kuo LC, Lan HCH, Tsai SW, Su FC. Segmental Percentage
Contributions of Cervical Spine During Different Motion Ranges of
Flexion and Extension. Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques
2010;23(4):278-84. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0b013e3181a98d26

Yu BS, Zhuang XM, Zheng ZM, Li ZM, Wang TP, Lu WW. Biomechanical
advantages of dual over single iliac screws in lumbo-iliac fixation
construct. European Spine Journal 2010;19(7):1121-8.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-010-1343-8

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*

Al-Qattan MM, Al-Turaiki TM, Al-Zahrani AY, Al-Harbi MS, Al-Kahtani
FS. A new technique of flexor profundus repair in the distal part of
zone i : inclusion of the palmar plate. Journal of Hand
Surgery-European Volume 2010;35E(6):459-63.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1753193410365631

Odobescu A, Radu A, Brutus JP, Gilardino MS. Modified flexor digitorum
superficialis slip technique for a4 pulley reconstruction. Journal of
Hand Surgery-European Volume 2010;35E(6):464-8.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1753193410371031

Park MC, Ahmad CS, ElAttrache NS, Lee TQ. Regarding Biomechanical
Advantages of Triple-loaded Suture Anchors. Arthroscopy-the Journal of
Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 2010;26(7):873-4.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2010.05.009

*ROBOTICS*

Dalla Libera F, Minato T, Ishiguro H, Menegatti E. Direct programming
of a central pattern generator for periodic motions by touching.
Robotics and Autonomous Systems 2010;58(7):847-54.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.robot.2010.03.005

*SPORT/EXERCISE*

Bolin DJ. The Application of Osteopathic Treatments to Pediatric
Sports Injuries. Pediatric Clinics of North America 2010;57(3):775-94.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pcl.2010.02.002

Brazen DM, Todd MK, Ambegaonkar JP, Wunderlich R, Peterson C. The
Effect of Fatigue on Landing Biomechanics in Single-Leg Drop Landings.
Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine 2010;20(4):286-92.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JSM.0b013e3181e8f7dc

Hagen M, Hoemme AK, Umlauf T, Hennig EM. Effects of Different
Shoe-Lacing Patterns on Dorsal Pressure Distribution During Running
and Perceived Comfort. Research in Sports Medicine 2010;18(3):176-87.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15438627.2010.490180

Tsai YS, Sell TC, Smoliga JM, Myers JB, Learman KE, Lephart SM. A
Comparison of Physical Characteristics and Swing Mechanics Between
Golfers With and Without a History of Low Back Pain. Journal of
Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy 2010;40(7):430-8.
http://dx.doi.org/10.2519/jospt.2010.3152

Wang LH, Lin HT, Lo KC, Hsieh YC, Su FC. Comparison of segmental
linear and angular momentum transfers in two-handed backhand stroke
stances for different skill level tennis players. Journal of Science
and Medicine in Sport 2010;13(4):452-9.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2009.06.002

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*

Lee SK, Goldstein RY, Zingman A, Terranova C, Nasser P, Hausman MR.
The Effects of Core Suture Purchase on the Biomechanical
Characteristics of a Multistrand Locking Flexor Tendon Repair: A
Cadaveric Study. Journal of Hand Surgery-American Volume
2010;35A(7):1165-71. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2010.04.003

Paschos NK, Gartzonikas D, Barkoula NM, Moraiti C, Paipetis A, Matikas
TE et al. Cadaveric Study of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Failure
Patterns Under Uniaxial Tension Along the Ligament. Arthroscopy-the
Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 2010;26(7):957-67.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2009.12.013

Thiele RAR, Campbell RB, Amendola A, Sekiya JK. Biomechanical
Comparison of Figure-of-8 Versus Cylindrical Tibial Inlay Constructs
for Arthroscopic Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction.
Arthroscopy-the Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery
2010;26(7):977-83. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2009.11.006

Tsarouhas A, Iosifidis M, Kotzamitelos D, Spyropoulos G, Tsatalas T,
Giakas G. Three-Dimensional Kinematic and Kinetic Analysis of Knee
Rotational Stability After Single- and Double-Bundle Anterior Cruciate
Ligament Reconstruction. Arthroscopy-the Journal of Arthroscopic and
Related Surgery 2010;26(7):885-93.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2009.11.016

Wang CJ, Weng LH, Hsu SL, Sun YC, Yang YJ, Chan YS et al.
pCMV-BMP-2-Transfected Cell-Mediated Gene Therapy in Anterior Cruciate
Ligament Reconstruction in Rabbits. Arthroscopy-the Journal of
Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 2010;26(7):968-76.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2009.11.014

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*

Amann LC, Gandal MJ, Lin R, Liang YL, Siegel SJ. In Vitro-In Vivo
Correlations of Scalable PLGA-Risperidone Implants for the Treatment
of Schizophrenia. Pharmaceutical Research 2010;27(8):1730-7.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11095-010-0152-4

Amsellem PM, Egger EL, Wilson DL. Bending Characteristics of
Polymethylmethacrylate Columns, Connecting Bars of Carbon Fiber,
Titanium, and Stainless Steel Used in External Skeletal Fixation and
an Acrylic Interface. Veterinary Surgery 2010;39(5):631-7.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-950X.2009.00639.x

Arabmotlagh M, Rauschmann M. Filler materials for augmentation of
osteoporotic vertebral fractures. Orthopade 2010;39(7):687-92.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00132-010-1619-z

Hench LL, Thompson I. Twenty-first century challenges for
biomaterials. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 2010;7:S379-S91.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2010.0151.focus

Jancar J, Douglas JF, Starr FW, Kumar SK, Cassagnau P, Lesser AJ et
al. Current issues in research on structure-property relationships in
polymer nanocomposites. Polymer 2010;51(15):3321-43.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.2010.04.074

Karjalainen T, Goransson H, Viinikainen A, Jamsa T, Ryhanen J.
Nickel-titanium wire as a flexor tendon suture material: an ex vivo
study. Journal of Hand Surgery-European Volume 2010;35E(6):469-74.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1753193409347421

Karjalainen T, He M, Chong AKS, Lim AYT, Ryhanen J. Nickel-Titanium
Wire in Circumferential Suture of a Flexor Tendon Repair: A Comparison
to Polypropylene. Journal of Hand Surgery-American Volume
2010;35A(7):1160-4. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2010.04.018

Li Z, Zhu GA, Yang RS, Wang AC, Wang ZL. Muscle-Driven In Vivo
Nanogenerator. Advanced Materials 2010;22(23):2534-7.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.200904355

Marie H, Zhang Y, Heffner J, Dorion HA, Fagan DL. Biomechanical and
Elastographic Analysis of Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Treated Tissue
Following Surgery. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions
of the Asme 2010;132(7). http://dx.doi.org/07450310.1115/1.4001382

Miyata S, Homma K, Numano T, Tateishi T, Ushida T. Evaluation of
Negative Fixed-Charge Density in Tissue-Engineered Cartilage by
Quantitative MRI and Relationship With Biomechanical Properties.
Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme
2010;132(7). http://dx.doi.org/07101410.1115/1.4001369

Stabile KJ, Odom D, Smith TL, Northam C, Whitlock PW, Smith BP et al.
An Acellular, Allograft-Derived Meniscus Scaffold in an Ovine Model.
Arthroscopy-the Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery
2010;26(7):936-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2009.11.024

Svensson B, Nagubothu RS, Cedervall J, Le Blanc K, Ahrlund-Richter L,
Tolf A et al. Injection of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Improves
Healing of Scarred Vocal Folds: Analysis Using a Xenograft Model.
Laryngoscope 2010;120(7):1370-5. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.20926

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*

Li F, Yang JK. A study of head brain injuries in car-to-pedestrian
crashes with reconstructions using in-depth accident data in China.
International Journal of Crashworthiness 2010;15(2):117-24.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13588260903048190

Liu SX, Yin ZY, Zhao H, Yang GY. Investigation of the cavitation and
pressure change of brain tissue based on a transparent head model in
its decelerating impact. Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology
2010;10(2):361-72. http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/s0219519410003447

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*

Aithal HP, Kinjavdekar P, Pawde AM, Singh GR, Setia HC. Management of
Tibial Fractures Using a Circular External Fixator in Two Calves.
Veterinary Surgery 2010;39(5):621-6.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-950X.2009.00643.x

Mulon PY, Zhim F, Yahia L, Desrochers A. The Effect of Six Knotting
Methods on the Biomechanical Properties of Three Large Diameter
Absorbable Suture Materials. Veterinary Surgery 2010;39(5):561-5.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-950X.2009.00634.x

Sod GA, Riggs LM, Mitchell CF, Martin GS, Gill MS. An In Vitro
Biomechanical Comparison of a 5.5 mm Locking Compression Plate
Fixation with a 4.5 mm Locking Compression Plate Fixation of
Osteotomized Equine Third Metacarpal Bones. Veterinary Surgery
2010;39(5):581-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-950X.2010.00684.x

Stahl C, Wacker C, Weber U, Forterre F, Hecht P, Lang J et al. Mri
features of gastrocnemius musculotendinopathy in herding dogs.
Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 2010;51(4):380-5.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1740-8261.2010.01677.x

van Weeren PR, Firth EC, Brama PAJ. To move or to perish: the
importance of exercise during musculoskeletal development in the
horse. Pferdeheilkunde 2010;26(4):581-7.

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR*

Chang PY, Chang SW, Wang JY. Assessment of corneal biomechanical
properties and intraocular pressure with the Ocular Response Analyzer
in childhood myopia. British Journal of Ophthalmology
2010;94(7):877-81. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjo.2009.158568

Grammenandi E, Detorakis ET, Pallikaris IG, Tsilimbaris MK.
Differences between Goldmann Applanation Tonometry and Dynamic Contour
Tonometry in pseudoexfoliation syndrome. Clinical and Experimental
Ophthalmology 2010;38(5):444-8.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1442-9071.2010.02275.x

Heskin-Sweezie R, Titley HK, Baizer JS, Broussard DM. Type b gaba
receptors contribute to the restoration of balance during vestibular
compensation in mice. Neuroscience 2010;169(1):302-14.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroscience.2010.04.008

MacNeilage PR, Banks MS, DeAngelis GC, Angelaki DE. Vestibular Heading
Discrimination and Sensitivity to Linear Acceleration in Head and
World Coordinates. Journal of Neuroscience 2010;30(27):9084-94.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/jneurosci.1304-10.2010

Xu SZ, Xu AQ, Tao AZ, Wang JH, Fan F, Lu F. Corneal Biomechanical
Properties and Intraocular Pressure in High Myopic Anisometropia. Eye
& Contact Lens-Science and Clinical Practice 2010;36(4):204-9.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ICL.0b013e3181e4a60a

*UNIQUE TOPIC*

Alexander MJ, Barkmeier-Kraemer JM, Geest JPV. Biomechanical
Properties of Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve in the Piglet. Annals of
Biomedical Engineering 2010;38(8):2553-62.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-010-0013-7

Hanson KP, Zhang Y, Jiang JJ. Parameters Quantifying Dehydration in
Canine Vocal Fold Lamina Propria. Laryngoscope 2010;120(7):1363-9.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.20927

Kumon M, Yamamoto K, Takahashi A, Wada K, Wada E. Maternal dietary
restriction during lactation influences postnatal growth and behavior
in the offspring of mice. Neurochemistry International
2010;57(1):43-50. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuint.2010.04.009

Marszalek S, Niebudek-Bogusz E, Woznicka E, Kowalska MS. THE
application of physiotherapeutic and ostheopatic diagnostics in
ocuppational voice disorders. Medycyna Pracy 2010;61(2):205-11.

*PICK OF THE WEEK*

Xu G, Knutsen AK, Dikranian K, Kroenke CD, Bayly PV, Taber LA. Axons
Pull on the Brain, But Tension Does Not Drive Cortical Folding.
Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme
2010;132(7). http://dx.doi.org/07101310.1115/1.4001683

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The more that you read, the more things you will know.
The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
-Dr. Seuss