LITERATURE UPDATE
Dec 22-28, 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.

*BOTANY*

Sprayberry JDH and Suver M. Hawkmoths' innate flower preferences: A potential selective force on floral biomechanics. Arthropod-Plant Interactions 2011;5(4):263-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11829-011-9150-7

*CELLULAR / SUBCELLULAR*

Cullen DK, Vernekar VN and LaPlaca MC. Trauma-induced plasmalemma disruptions in three-dimensional neural cultures are dependent on strain modality and rate. Journal of Neurotrauma 2011;28(11):2219-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2011.1841

Petursson F, Zhao XL, Terkeltaub R and Bryan RL. Activation of amp-activated protein kinase (ampk) alleviates endoplasmic reticulum (er) stress and inhibits catabolic responses to biomechanical injury in chondrocytes. Arthritis and Rheumatism 2011;63(10):S700-S1.

*ERGONOMICS*

Johnson DD, Kirkpatrick AE, Ashton-Miller JA and Shih AJ. Effect of lead use on back and shoulder postural muscle activity in healthy young adults. Human Factors 2011;53(6):729-39. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0018720811419155

Owens EF, Gudavalli MR and Wilder DG. Paraspinal muscle function assessed with the flexion-relaxation ratio at baseline in a population of patients with back-related leg pain. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics 2011;34(9):594-601. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmpt.2011.05.008

Schoenfisch AL, Pompeii LA, Myers DJ, James T, Yeung YL, Fricklas E, et al. Objective measures of adoption of patient lift and transfer devices to reduce nursing staff injuries in the hospital setting. American Journal of Industrial Medicine 2011;54(12):935-45. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajim.20998

*EVOLUTION / ANTHROPOLOGY*

Barros FC, Herrel A and Kohlsdorf T. Head shape evolution in gymnophthalmidae: Does habitat use constrain the evolution of cranial design in fossorial lizards? Journal of Evolutionary Biology 2011;24(11):2423-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1420-9101.2011.02372.x

*HAND / FINGER / FOOT / TOE*

Birch I and Deschamps K. Quantification of skin marker movement at the malleoli and talar heads. Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association 2011;101(6):497-504.

Graham ME, Chikka A and Jones PC. Validation of the talar-second metatarsal angle as a standard measurement for radiographic evaluation. Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association 2011;101(6):475-83.

Harradine P, Collins S, Webb C and Bevan L. The medial oblique shell inclination technique a method to increase subtalar supination moments in foot orthoses. Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association 2011;101(6):523-30.

Kangas J, Dankaerts W and Staes F. New approach to the diagnosis and classification of chronic foot and ankle disorders: Identifying motor control and movement impairments. Manual Therapy 2011;16(6):522-30. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.math.2011.07.004

*JOINT / CARTILAGE*

Foucher KC, Schlink BR, Shakoor N and Wimmer MA. Gait biomechanics as predictors of hip osteoarthritis progression. Arthritis and Rheumatism 2011;63(10):S773-S4.

Husa MR, Petturson F, June R, Grogan S, D'Lima D, Lotz MK, et al. The unfolded protein response (upr) is activated by biomechanical stress in normal cartilage chondrocytes, but priming of the upr prior to mechanical stress results in increased cartilage catabolism. Arthritis and Rheumatism 2011;63(10):S949-S.

*METHODS*

Atesci YZ, Senturk U, Pekedis M and Cinar M. Non-invasive urodynamic analysis using the computational fluid dynamics method based on mr images. Turkiye Klinikleri Tip Bilimleri Dergisi 2011;31(5):1186-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.5336/medsci.2010-21420

Koo TK, Cohen JH and Zheng YP. A mechano-acoustic indentor system for in vivo measurement of nonlinear elastic properties of soft tissue. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics 2011;34(9):584-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmpt.2011.05.009

*MODELING*

Kapela A and Tsoukias NM. Multiscale fem modeling of vascular tone: From membrane currents to vessel mechanics. Ieee Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 2011;58(12):3456-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/tbme.2011.2162513

Wang XH and Li XY. Biomechanical behaviors of curved artery with flexible wall: A numerical study using fluid-structure interaction method. Computers in Biology and Medicine 2011;41(11):1014-21. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compbiomed.2011.08.010

Yokoyama K and Yamamoto Y. Three people can synchronize as coupled oscillators during sports activities. Plos Computational Biology 2011;7(10). http://dx.doi.org/e100218110.1371/journal.pcbi.1002181

*NEURAL*

Elkin BS, Ilankovan AI and Morrison B. A detailed viscoelastic characterization of the p17 and adult rat brain. Journal of Neurotrauma 2011;28(11):2235-44. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2010.1604

Henry D and Bonthius DJ. Isolated musculocutaneous neuropathy in an adolescent baseball pitcher. Journal of Child Neurology 2011;26(12):1567-70. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0883073811411189

Singh A, Kammermeier S, Plate A, Mehrkens JH, Ilmberger J and Botzel K. Pattern of local field potential activity in the globus pallidus internum of dystonic patients during walking on a treadmill. Experimental Neurology 2011;232(2):162-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.expneurol.2011.08.019

Watanabe W, Kano T, Suzuki S and Ishiguro A. A decentralized control scheme for orchestrating versatile arm movements in ophiuroid omnidirectional locomotion. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 2012;9(66):102-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2011.0317

*ORTHOPAEDICS / SPINE*

Adams MA and Dolan P. Biomechanics of vertebral compression fractures and clinical application. Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery 2011;131(12):1703-10. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00402-011-1355-9

Gruber HE, Ingram JA, Hoelscher GL, Zinchenko N, Norton HJ and Hanley EN. Constitutive expression of cathepsin k in the human intervertebral disc: New insight into disc extracellular matrix remodeling via cathepsin k and receptor activator of nuclear factor-kappa b ligand. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2011;13(4). http://dx.doi.org/R14010.1186/ar3454

Hartmann F, Dietz SO, Kuhn S, Hely H, Rommens PM and Gercek E. Biomechanical comparison of an interspinous device and a rigid stabilization on lumbar adjacent segment range of motion. Acta Chirurgiae Orthopaedicae Et Traumatologiae Cechoslovaca 2011;78(5):404-9.

Leonard R and Belafsky P. Dysphagia following cervical spine surgery with anterior instrumentation evidence from fluoroscopic swallow studies. Spine 2011;36(25):2217-23. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0b013e318205a1a7

*ORTHOPAEDICS / SURGERY*

Marimuthu K, Joshi N, Sharma CS, Bhargava R, Meena DS, Bansiwal RC, et al. Ilizarov hip reconstruction in skeletally mature young patients with chronic unstable hip joints. Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery 2011;131(12):1631-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00402-011-1376-4

*PROSTHETICS / ORTHOTICS*

O'Neill BC, Graham K, Moresi M, Perry P and Kuah D. Custom formed orthoses in cycling. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 2011;14(6):529-34. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2011.04.002

*ROBOTICS*

Erden MS. Optimal protraction of a biologically inspired robot leg. Journal of Intelligent & Robotic Systems 2011;64(3-4):301-22. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10846-011-9538-8

*REACHING / GRASP*

Seo NJ, Shim JK, Engel AK and Enders LR. Grip surface affects maximum pinch force. Human Factors 2011;53(6):740-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0018720811420256

*REHABILITATION*

Preston E, Ada L, Dean CM, Stanton R and Waddington G. What is the probability of patients who are nonambulatory after stroke regaining independent walking? A systematic review. International Journal of Stroke 2011;6(6):531-40. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1747-4949.2011.00668.x

*SPORT / EXERCISE*

Camara J, Diaz F, Anza MS, Mejuto G, Puente A, Iturriaga G, et al. The effect of patellar taping on some landing characteristics during counter movement jumps in healthy subjects. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine 2011;10(4):707-11.

Klugman MF, Brent JL, Myer GD, Ford KR and Hewett TE. Does an in-season only neuromuscular training protocol reduce deficits quantified by the tuck jump assessment? Clinics in Sports Medicine 2011;30(4):825-+. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csm.2011.07.001

Leirdal S and Ettema G. The relationship between cadence, pedalling technique and gross efficiency in cycling. European Journal of Applied Physiology 2011;111(12):2885-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00421-011-1914-3

Monteiro LF, Massuca LM, Garcia JG, Carratala V and Proenca J. Plyometric muscular action tests in judo- and non-judo athletes. Isokinetics and Exercise Science 2011;19(4):287-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/ies-2011-0429

Turpin NA, Guevel A, Durand S and Hug F. Effect of power output on muscle coordination during rowing. European Journal of Applied Physiology 2011;111(12):3017-29. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00421-011-1928-x

Usman J, McIntosh AS and Frechede B. An investigation of shoulder forces in active shoulder tackles in rugby union football. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 2011;14(6):547-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2011.05.006

*TENDON / LIGAMENT*

Hui JHP and Chowdhary A. Reconstruction of anterior cruciate ligament in children: Hamstring versus bone patella tendon bone graft. Clinics in Sports Medicine 2011;30(4):751-+. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csm.2011.06.003

Senisik S, Ozgurbuz C, Ergun M, Yuksel O, Taskiran E, Islegen C, et al. Posterior tibial slope as a risk factor for anterior cruciate ligament rupture in soccer players. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine 2011;10(4):763-7.

*TISSUE / BIOMATERIAL*

Hoque ME, Chuan YL and Pashby I. Extrusion based rapid prototyping technique: An advanced platform for tissue engineering scaffold fabrication. Biopolymers 2012;97(2):83-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bip.21701

Lerdsirisopon S, Frisella MM, Matthews BD and Deeken CR. Biomechanical evaluation of potential damage to hernia repair materials due to fixation with helical titanium tacks. Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques 2011;25(12):3890-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00464-011-1816-9

Musumeci G, Lo Furno D, Loreto C, Giuffrida R, Caggia S, Leonardi R, et al. Mesenchymal stem cells from adipose tissue which have been differentiated into chondrocytes in three-dimensional culture express lubricin. Experimental Biology and Medicine 2011;236(11):1333-41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1258/ebm.2011.011183

O'Keefe RJ and Mao J. Bone tissue engineering and regeneration: From discovery to the clinic-an overview introduction. Tissue Engineering Part B-Reviews 2011;17(6):389-92. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ten.teb.2011.0475

Pok S and Jacot JG. Biomaterials advances in patches for congenital heart defect repair. Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research 2011;4(5):646-54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12265-011-9289-8

Roman JA, Niedzielko TL, Haddon RC, Parpura V and Floyd CL. Single-walled carbon nanotubes chemically functionalized with polyethylene glycol promote tissue repair in a rat model of spinal cord injury. Journal of Neurotrauma 2011;28(11):2349-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2010.1409

Zhou CG, Song YM, Tu CQ, Duan H, Pei FX, Yan YG, et al. Evaluation of bioabsorbable multiamino acid copolymer/alpha-tri-calcium phosphate interbody fusion cages in a goat model. Spine 2011;36(25):E1615-E22. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0b013e318210ca32

*UNIQUE TOPIC*

Aravamudhan S and Bellamkonda RV. Toward a convergence of regenerative medicine, rehabilitation, and neuroprosthetics. Journal of Neurotrauma 2011;28(11):2329-47. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2010.1542

Hanson KP, Zhang Y and Jiang JJ. Ex vivo canine vocal fold lamina propria rehydration after varying dehydration levels. Journal of Voice 2011;25(6):657-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvoice.2010.06.005

*PICKS OF THE WEEK*

Farris DJ and Sawicki GS. The mechanics and energetics of human walking and running: A joint level perspective. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 2012;9(66):110-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2011.0182

Johnson WL, Jindrich DL, Zhong H, Roy RR and Edgerton VR. Application of a rat hindlimb model: A prediction of force spaces reachable through stimulation of nerve fascicles. Ieee Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 2011;58(12):3328-38. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/tbme.2011.2106784

Wareing K, Tickle PG, Stokkan KA, Codd JR and Sellers WI. The musculoskeletal anatomy of the reindeer (rangifer tarandus): Fore- and hindlimb. Polar Biology 2011;34(10):1571-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00300-011-1017-y