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In collection:Comparative biomechanics of movement
J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (17): jeb174425.
Published: 06 September 2018
... both bipedal walking and running. Human evolution Foot biomechanics Longitudinal arch Primate locomotion Running Fossil hominin Human feet differ from those of other animals, including our closest living relatives, the great apes [in this article, we use the term ‘great apes...
J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (15): 2491–2499.
Published: 01 August 2009
... be important in maintaining MTPJ integrity. If our interpretation of the mechanism is correct, then one would predict decreased MTPJ integrity with reduced and/or absent PA tension . * Author for correspondence (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org ) 26 4 2009 2009 foot biomechanics plantar...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (5): 713–721.
Published: 01 March 2009
... 11 2008 2009 phalanges gait foot biomechanics bipedalism Australopithecus Humans, as the only obligate bipedal primate, have a highly modified foot comprising not only skeletal apomorphies in the tarsals and metatarsals, but also uniquely derived phalangeal proportions...