Literature Update for keywords BIOMECH* or LOCOMOT*
Next week's update will be delayed a bit by some furcula experiments that I
will be busy with.

Rodger Kram
UC Berkeley

Snyder, G. K.; Baudinette, R. V.; Gannon, B. J.
Oxygen transport and acid-base balance during exercise in the tammar
Respiration Physiology, v. 117, n. 1, (Sept. 1, 1999.): 41-51.

Frazier, S. F.; Larsen, G. S.; Neff, D.; Quimby, L.; Carney, M.;
DiCaprio,R. A.; Zill, S. N.
Elasticity and movements of the cockroach tarsus in walking.
Journal of Comparative Physiology A Sensory Neural and Behavioral
Physiology, v. 185, n. 2, (Aug., 1999.): 157-172.

Endo, Hideki; Rerkamuaychoke, Worawut; Kimura, Junpei; Sasaki, Motoki;
Kurohmaru, Masamichi; Yamada, Junzo.
Functional morphology of the locomotor system in the northern
smooth-tailed tree shrew (Dendrogale murina).
Annals of Anatomy, v. 181, n. 4, (July, 1999.): 397-402.

Company, J. B.; Sarda, F.
Metabolic rates and energy content of deep-sea benthic decapod
crustaceans in the western Mediterranean Sea.
Deep-Sea Research Part I Oceanographic Research Papers, v. 45, n. 11,
(Nov., 1998.): 1861-1880.

Nakagawa, Naofumi.
Differential habitat utilization by patas monkeys (Erythrocebus patas)
and tantalus monkeys (Cercopithecus aethiops tantalus) living
sympatrically in northern Cameroon.
American Journal of Primatology, v. 49, n. 3, (Nov., 1999.): 243-264.


Mossberg, K.; Willman, C.; Topor, M. A.; Crook, H.; Patak, S.
Comparison of asynchronous versus synchronous arm crank ergometry.
Spinal Cord, v. 37, n. 8, (Aug., 1999.): 569-574.

Pinter, M. M.; Dimitrijevic, M. R.
Gait after spinal cord injury and the central pattern generator for
Spinal Cord, v. 37, n. 8, (Aug., 1999.): 531-537.

Lin, Jean-Pierre; Brown, J. Keith; Walsh, E. Geoffrey.
Continuum of reflex excitability in hemiplegia: Influence of muscle
length and muscular transformation after heel-cord lengthening and
immobilization on the pathophysiology of spasticity and clonus.
Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, v. 41, n. 8, (Aug.,

Nurse, Matthew A.; Nigg, Benno M.
Quantifying a relationship between tactile and vibration sensitivity of
the human foot with plantar pressure distributions during gait.
Clinical Biomechanics, v. 14, n. 9, (Nov., 1999.): 667-672.

Gerrits, H. L.; De Haan, A.; Hopman, M.T.E.; Van Der Woude, L.H.V.; Jones,
D. A.; Sargeant, A. J.
Contractile properties of the quadriceps muscle in individuals with
spinal cord injury.
Muscle & Nerve, v. 22, n. 9, (Sept., 1999.): 1249-1256.


Wilson, David A.; Keegan, Kevin G.; Carson, William L.
An in vitro biomechanical comparison of two fixation methods for
transverse osteotomies of the medial proximal forelimb sesamoid bones
in horses.
Veterinary Surgery, v. 28, n. 5, (Sept.-Oct., 1999.): 355-367

Lopez, Mandi J.; Wilson, David G.; Vanderby, Ray, ; Markel, Mark D.
An in vitro biomechanical comparison of an interlocking nail system and
dynamic compression plate fixation of ostectomized equine third
metacarpal bones.
Veterinary Surgery, v. 28, n. 5, (Sept.-Oct., 1999.): 333-340.

Fowler, N. K.; Nicol, A. C.
Measurement of external three-dimensional interphalangeal loads applied
during activities of daily living.
Clinical Biomechanics, v. 14, n. 9, (Nov., 1999.): 646-652.

Keir, Peter J.; Wells, Richard P.
Changes in geometry of the finger flexor tendons in the carpal tunnel
with wrist posture and tendon load: An MRI study on normal wrists.
Clinical Biomechanics, v. 14, n. 9, (Nov., 1999.): 635-645.

Ramsey, Dan K.; Wretenberg, Per F.
Biomechanics of the knee: Methodological considerations in the in vivo
kinematic analysis of the tibiofemoral and patellofemoral joint.
Clinical Biomechanics, v. 14, n. 9, (Nov., 1999.): 595-611.

Hughes, Richard E.; Rock, Michael G.; An, Kai-Nan.
Identification of optimal strategies for increasing whole arm strength
using Karush-Kuhn-Tucker multipliers.
Clinical Biomechanics, v. 14, n. 9, (Nov., 1999.): 628-634.

Lebiedowska, Maria K.; Fisk, John R.
Passive dynamics of the knee joint in healthy children and children
affected by spastic paresis.
Clinical Biomechanics, v. 14, n. 9, (Nov., 1999.): 653-660.

this is my favorite title this week. it could be an existential novel
written from a dog's perspective.

Loveridge, N.
Bone: More than a stick.
Journal of Animal Science, v. 77, n. SUPPL. 2, (1999.): 190-196.

Mannion, Anne; Troke, Mike.
A comparison of two motion analysis devices used in the measurement of
lumbar spinal mobility.
Clinical Biomechanics, v. 14, n. 9, (Nov., 1999.): 612-619.

Li, L. P.; Soulhat, J.; Buschmann, M. D.; Shirazi-Adl, A.
Nonlinear analysis of cartilage in unconfined ramp compression using a
fibril reinforced poroelastic model.
Clinical Biomechanics, v. 14, n. 9, (Nov., 1999.): 673-682.

Elias, John J.; DesJardins, John D.; Faust, Alfred F.; Lietman, Steven
A.;Chao, Edmund Y. S.
Size and position of a single condyle allograft influence knee
Journal of Orthopaedic Research, v. 17, n. 4, (July, 1999.): 540-545.

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