LITERATURE UPDATE
July 15-21, 2011
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*

Belluci MM, Giro G, del Barrio RAL, Pereira RMR, Marcantonio E and Orrico SRP. Effects of magnesium intake deficiency on bone metabolism and bone tissue around osseointegrated implants. Clinical Oral Implants Research 2011;22(7):716-21. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0501.2010.02046.x

Cervinka T, Rittweger J, Hyttinen J, Felsenberg D and Sievanen H. Anatomical sector analysis of load-bearing tibial bone structure during 90-day bed rest and 1-year recovery. Clinical Physiology and Functional Imaging 2011;31(4):249-57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1475-097X.2011.01009.x

Tonar Z, Khadang I, Fiala P, Nedorost L and Kochova P. Quantification of compact bone microporosities in the basal and alveolar portions of the human mandible using osteocyte lacunar density and area fraction of vascular canals. Annals of Anatomy-Anatomischer Anzeiger 2011;193(3):211-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aanat.2011.02.001

*BOTANY*

McLean JP, Zhang T, Bardet S, Beauchene J, Thibaut A, Clair B, et al. The decreasing radial wood stiffness pattern of some tropical trees growing in the primary forest is reversed and increases when they are grown in a plantation. Annals of Forest Science 2011;68(4):681-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13595-011-0085-z

Money NP. Introduction: The 200th anniversary of the hypha. Fungal Biology 2011;115(6):443-5. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.funbio.2010.09.014

Nicotra AB, Leigh A, Boyce CK, Jones CS, Niklas KJ, Royer DL, et al. The evolution and functional significance of leaf shape in the angiosperms. Functional Plant Biology 2011;38(7):535-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/fp11057

*CARDIOVASCULAR / CARDIOPULMONARY*

Minko P, Katoh M, Jaeger S and Buecker A. Atherectomy of heavily calcified femoropopliteal stenotic lesions. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology 2011;22(7):995-1000. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2011.03.017

*CELLULAR / SUBCELLULAR*

Batchelder EL, Hollopeter G, Campillo C, Mezanges X, Jorgensen EM, Nassoy P, et al. Membrane tension regulates motility by controlling lamellipodium organization. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2011;108(28):11429-34. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1010481108

Ferreon ACM and Deniz AA. Protein folding at single-molecule resolution. Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta-Proteins and Proteomics 2011;1814(8):1021-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbapap.2011.01.011

Goetz JG, Minguet S, Navarro-Lerida I, Lazcano JJ, Samaniego R, Calvo E, et al. Biomechanical remodeling of the microenvironment by stromal caveolin-1 favors tumor invasion and metastasis. Cell 2011;146(1):148-63. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2011.05.040

Rizza GJ, Qian J and Gao HJ. Effects of contact surface shape on lifetime of cellular focal adhesion. Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures 2011;6(1-4):495-510.

Taber LA, Shi YF, Yang L and Bayly PV. A poroelastic model for cell crawling including mechanical coupling between cytoskeletal contraction and actin polymerization. Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures 2011;6(1-4):569-89.

*COMPARATIVE*

Lee DV and Biewener AA. Bigdog-inspired studies in the locomotion of goats and dogs. Integrative and Comparative Biology 2011;51(1):190-202. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icb/icr061

Winter AG and Hosoi AE. Identification and evaluation of the atlantic razor clam (ensis directus) for biologically inspired subsea burrowing systems. Integrative and Comparative Biology 2011;51(1):151-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icb/icr038

*DENTAL / ORAL / FACIAL*

Nissan J, Ghelfan O, Gross O, Priel I, Gross M and Chaushu G. The effect of crown/implant ratio and crown height space on stress distribution in unsplinted implant supporting restorations. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2011;69(7):1934-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joms.2011.01.036

Xiao JR, Li YF, Guan SM, Song L, Xu LX and Kong L. The biomechanical analysis of simulating implants in function under osteoporotic jawbone by comparing cylindrical, apical tapered, neck tapered, and expandable type implants: A 3-dimensional finite element analysis. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2011;69(7):E273-E81. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joms.2010.12.006

*ERGONOMICS*

Asundi K and Odell D. Effects of keyboard keyswitch design: A review of the current literature. Work-a Journal of Prevention Assessment & Rehabilitation 2011;39(2):151-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/wor-2011-1161

*EVOLUTION / ANTHROPOLOGY*

Dornburg A, Sidlauskas B, Santini F, Sorenson L, Near TJ and Alfaro ME. The influence of an innovative locomotor strategy on the phenotypic diversification of triggerfish (family: Balistidae). Evolution 2011;65(7):1912-26. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1558-5646.2011.01275.x

Losos JB. Convergence, adaptation, and constraint. Evolution 2011;65(7):1827-40. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1558-5646.2011.01289.x

Ruxton GD and Wilkinson DM. Thermoregulation and endurance running in extinct hominins: Wheeler's models revisited. Journal of Human Evolution 2011;61(2):169-75. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2011.02.012

*JOINT / CARTILAGE*

Changoor A, Coutu JP, Garon M, Quenneville E, Hurtig MB and Buschmann MD. Streaming potential-based arthroscopic device is sensitive to cartilage changes immediately post-impact in an equine cartilage injury model. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme 2011;133(6). http://dx.doi.org/06100510.1115/1.4004230

Chu CR, Beynnon BD, Buckwalter JA, Garrett WE, Katz JN, Rodeo SA, et al. Closing the gap between bench and bedside research for early arthritis therapies (earth) report from the aossm/nih u-13 post-joint injury osteoarthritis conference ii. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2011;39(7):1569-78. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546511411654

Plaas A, Li J, Riesco J, Das R, Sandy JD and Harrison A. Intraarticular injection of hyaluronan prevents cartilage erosion, periarticular fibrosis and mechanical allodynia and normalizes stance time in murine knee osteoarthritis. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2011;13(2). http://dx.doi.org/R4610.1186/ar3286

Soubeyrand M, Wassermann V, Hirsch C, Oberlin C, Gagey O and Dumontier C. The middle radioulnar joint and triarticular forearm complex. Journal of Hand Surgery-European Volume 2011;36E(6):447-54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1753193410396976

*METHODS*

Shim VPW, Lee PVS, Liu JF and Cheong CH. A technique to prescribe a vertical acceleration-time load on the human head-neck complex. International Journal of Impact Engineering 2011;38(8-9):707-14. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijimpeng.2011.04.001

Trabelsi N and Yosibash Z. Patient-specific finite-element analyses of the proximal femur with orthotropic material properties validated by experiments. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme 2011;133(6). http://dx.doi.org/06100110.1115/1.4004180

Yang M, Chen JH, Zhang DY, Wang J, Yu K, Fu ZG, et al. Biomechanical evaluation of a new device for internal fixation of femoral neck fractures. Artificial Cells Blood Substitutes and Biotechnology 2011;39(4):252-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10731199.2010.538404

*MODELING*

Eriksson A and Nordmark A. Activation dynamics in the optimization of targeted movements. Computers & Structures 2011;89(11-12):968-76. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruc.2011.01.019

*NEURAL*

Clark BJ and Taube JS. Intact landmark control and angular path integration by head direction cells in the anterodorsal thalamus after lesions of the medial entorhinal cortex. Hippocampus 2011;21(7):767-82. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hipo.20880

de Leon RD, See PA and Chow CHT. Differential effects of low versus high amounts of weight supported treadmill training in spinally transected rats. Journal of Neurotrauma 2011;28(6):1021-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2010.1699

Morioka K, Tazoe T, Endo T, Hayakawa K, Okazaki R, Kawaguchi H, et al. The pivotal role of load-related afferent input for the spontaneous recovery of locomotion after incomplete spinal cord injury. Journal of Neurotrauma 2011;28(6):A24-A5.

Shin J. The interrelationship between movement and cognition: Theta rhythm and the p300 event-related potential. Hippocampus 2011;21(7):744-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hipo.20792

Zhang HY, Issberner J and Sillar KT. Development of a spinal locomotor rheostat. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2011;108(28):11674-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1018512108

*ORTHOPAEDICS / SPINE*

Au AG, Aiyangar AK, Anderson PA and Ploeg HL. A new bone surrogate model for testing interbody device subsidence. Spine 2011;36(16):1289-96. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0b013e31820bffe9

Cornwall J, Stringer MD and Duxson M. Functional morphology of the thoracolumbar transversospinal muscles. Spine 2011;36(16):E1053-E61. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181f79629

Kim DH, Tantorski M, Shaw J, Martha J, Li L, Shanti N, et al. Occult spinous process fractures associated with interspinous process spacers. Spine 2011;36(16):E1080-E5. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0b013e318204066a

Risbud MV and Shapiro IM. Notochordal cells in the adult intervertebral disc: New perspective on an old question. Critical Reviews in Eukaryotic Gene Expression 2011;21(1):29-41.

Sanchez-Zuriaga D, Lopez-Pascual J, Garrido-Jaen D, de Moya MFP and Prat-Pastor J. Reliability and validity of a new objective tool for low back pain functional assessment. Spine 2011;36(16):1279-88. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181f471d8

Seay JF, Van Emmerik REA and Hamill J. Influence of low back pain status on pelvis-trunk coordination during walking and running. Spine 2011;36(16):E1070-E9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0b013e3182015f7c

*ORTHOPAEDICS / SURGERY*

Fuchs SP, Walbeehm ET and Hovius SER. Biomechanical evaluation of the pulvertaft versus the 'wrap around' tendon suture technique. Journal of Hand Surgery-European Volume 2011;36E(6):461-6. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1753193411402756

Marrero-Amadeo IC, Chauhan A, Warden SJ and Merrell GA. Flexor tendon repair with a knotless barbed suture: A comparative biomechanical study. Journal of Hand Surgery-American Volume 2011;36A(7):1204-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2011.04.003

Miyatake S, Kondo E, Tsai TY, Hirschmann M, Halewood C, Jakobsen BW, et al. Biomechanical comparisons between 4-strand and modified larson 2-strand procedures for reconstruction of the posterolateral corner of the knee. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2011;39(7):1462-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546511404135

*ROBOTICS*

Long JH, Krenitsky NM, Roberts SF, Hirokawa J, de Leeuw J and Porter ME. Testing biomimetic structures in bioinspired robots: How vertebrae control the stiffness of the body and the behavior of fish-like swimmers. Integrative and Comparative Biology 2011;51(1):158-75. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icb/icr020

Tangorra J, Phelan C, Esposito C and Lauder G. Use of biorobotic models of highly deformable fins for studying the mechanics and control of fin forces in fishes. Integrative and Comparative Biology 2011;51(1):176-89. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icb/icr036

*REHABILITATION*

Khan F, Pallant JF, Amatya B, Ng L, Gorelik A and Brand C. Outcomes of high- and low-intensity rehabilitation programme for persons in chronic phase after guillain-barre syndrome: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2011;43(7):638-46. http://dx.doi.org/10.2340/16501977-0826

*SPORT / EXERCISE*

Joseph MF, Rahl M, Sheehan J, MacDougall B, Horn E, Denegar CR, et al. Timing of lower extremity frontal plane motion differs between female and male athletes during a landing task. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2011;39(7):1517-21. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546510397175

Sanders MS, Cates RA, Baker MD, Barber-Westin SD, Gladin WM and Levy MS. Knee injuries and the use of prophylactic knee bracing in off-road motorcycling results of a large-scale epidemiological study. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2011;39(7):1395-400. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546510394431

*TENDON / LIGAMENT*

Bere T, Florenes TW, Krosshaug T, Koga H, Nordsletten L, Irving C, et al. Mechanisms of anterior cruciate ligament injury in world cup alpine skiing a systematic video analysis of 20 cases. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2011;39(7):1421-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546511405147

Fessel G, Frey K, Schweizer A, Calcagni M, Ullrich O and Snedeker JG. Suitability of thiel embalmed tendons for biomechanical investigation. Annals of Anatomy-Anatomischer Anzeiger 2011;193(3):237-41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aanat.2011.03.007

Han Y, Giannitsios D, Duke K, Steffen T and Burman M. Biomechanical analysis of chlorhexidine power irrigation to disinfect contaminated anterior cruciate ligament grafts. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2011;39(7):1528-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546511401175

Izawa T, Okazaki K, Tashiro Y, Matsubara H, Miura H, Matsuda S, et al. Comparison of rotatory stability after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction between single-bundle and double-bundle techniques. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2011;39(7):1470-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546510397172

Magnussen RA, Glisson RR and Moorman CT. Augmentation of achilles tendon repair with extracellular matrix xenograft a biomechanical analysis. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2011;39(7):1522-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546510397815

Mok KM, Fong DTP, Krosshaug T, Engebretsen L, Hung ASL, Yung PSH, et al. Kinematics analysis of ankle inversion ligamentous sprain injuries in sports 2 cases during the 2008 beijing olympics. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2011;39(7):1548-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546511399384

Ntoulia A, Papadopoulou F, Ristanis S, Argyropoulou M and Georgoulis AD. Revascularization process of the bone-patellar tendon-bone autograft evaluated by contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging 6 and 12 months after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. American Journal of Sports Medicine 2011;39(7):1478-86. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546511398039

*TISSUE / BIOMATERIAL*

Chen KN and Weiland JD. Mechanical properties of orbital fat and its encapsulating connective tissue. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme 2011;133(6). http://dx.doi.org/06450510.1115/1.4004289

Guan JJ, Wang F, Li ZQ, Chen J, Guo XL, Liao J, et al. The stimulation of the cardiac differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells in tissue constructs that mimic myocardium structure and biomechanics. Biomaterials 2011;32(24):5568-80. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2011.04.038

Naylor EC, Watson REB and Sherratt MJ. Molecular aspects of skin ageing. Maturitas 2011;69(3):249-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.maturitas.2011.04.011

Sawada Y, Hokugo A, Yang YW, Kamitani M, Matsuda S, Mao TQ, et al. A novel hydroxyapatite ceramic bone substitute transformed by ostrich cancellous bone: Characterization and evaluations of bone regeneration activity. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B-Applied Biomaterials 2011;98B(2):217-22. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.31783

Song W, Wang QG, Wan CX, Shi T, Markel D, Blaiser R, et al. A novel alkali metals/strontium co-substituted calcium polyphosphate scaffolds in bone tissue engineering. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B-Applied Biomaterials 2011;98B(2):255-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.31847

Zapata U, Opperman LA, Kontogiorgos E, Elsalanty ME and Dechow PC. Biomechanical characteristics of regenerated cortical bone in the canine mandible. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine 2011;5(7):551-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/term.347

*TRAUMA / IMPACT TESTING*

Kettner M, Schmidt P, Potente S, Ramsthaler F and Schrodt M. Reverse engineering-rapid prototyping of the skull in forensic trauma analysis. Journal of Forensic Sciences 2011;56(4):1015-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1556-4029.2011.01764.x

Mao HJ, Zhu F, Jin X, Clausen F, Colgan N, Gilchrist M, et al. Biomechanical analysis of fluid percussion model of brain injury. Journal of Neurotrauma 2011;28(6):A123-A4.

*VETERINARY / AGRICULTURAL*

Sod GA, Riggs LM, Mitchell CF and Martin GS. A mechanical comparison of equine proximal interphalangeal joint arthrodesis techniques: An axial locking compression plate and two abaxial transarticular cortical screws versus an axial dynamic compression plate and two abaxial transarticular cortical screws. Veterinary Surgery 2011;40(5):571-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-950X.2011.00830.x

Sod GA, Riggs LM, Mitchell CF, Martin GS and Gill MS. In vitro biomechanical comparison of dynamic compression plates with a rough contact surface and a polished contact surface for fixation of osteotomized equine third metacarpal bones. Veterinary Surgery 2011;40(5):579-85. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-950X.2011.00833.x

Wnuk T, Blacha J, Mazurkiewicz T and Olchowik G. Allogenic platelet's growth factors increased achilles tendon callus strength in rats. Bulletin of the Veterinary Institute in Pulawy 2011;55(2):323-6.

*VISUAL / VESTIBULAR*

Brandner M, Buchberger M, Kaltofen T, Haslwanter T, Hoerantner R and Langmann A. Biomechanical analysis of x-pattern exotropia. American Journal of Ophthalmology 2011;152(1):141-6. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2011.01.029

*UNIQUE TOPIC*

Flammang BE and Porter ME. Bioinspiration: Applying mechanical design to experimental biology. Integrative and Comparative Biology 2011;51(1):128-32. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icb/icr014

Lee Y, Gong W and Jeon J. Correlations between forward head posture, range of motion of cervicospinal area, resting state, and concentrations of the brain. Journal of Physical Therapy Science 2011;23(3):481-4.

Reider B. Back in style? American Journal of Sports Medicine 2011;39(7):1385-6. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546511414809

Rizzo-Sierra CV and Leon-Sarmiento FE. Pathophysiology of movement disorders due to gravity transitions: The channelopathy linkage in human balance and locomotion. Medical Hypotheses 2011;77(1):97-100. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mehy.2011.03.036

Shaw KP, Chung JH, Chung FC, Tseng BY, Pan CH, Yang KT, et al. A method for studying knife tool marks on bone. Journal of Forensic Sciences 2011;56(4):967-71. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1556-4029.2011.01741.x

*PICK OF THE WEEK*

Ruder WC and LeDuc PR. Bioinspirations: Cell-inspired small-scale systems for enabling studies in experimental biomechanics. Integrative and Comparative Biology 2011;51(1):133-41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icb/icr010