Joel Vilensky

  • 2106 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
1977 …2017
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Publications 1978 2017

  • 2106 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
  • 111 Article
  • 2 Book
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Foreword/postscript
1978
5 Citations (Scopus)

The function of ischial callosities

Vilensky, J., Apr 1978, In : Primates. 19, 2, p. 363-369 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

monkeys
body size
Cebidae
Hylobatidae
posture
1979
35 Citations (Scopus)
Gravitation
Macaca mulatta
gravity
gender
Locomotion
1980
7 Citations (Scopus)

Neuropsychological implications for preadaptation and language evolution

Varney, N. R. & Vilensky, J., 1980, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 9, 3, p. 223-226 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

animal communication
ears
comprehension
neuropsychology
language
20 Citations (Scopus)

Trot-Gallop transition in a macaque

Vilensky, J., 1980, In : American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 53, 3, p. 347-348 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Macaca
Macaca mulatta
Primates
Haplorhini
1981
121 Citations (Scopus)

Corticopontine projections from the cingulate cortex in the rhesus monkey

Vilensky, J. & Van Hoesen, G. W., Feb 2 1981, In : Brain Research. 205, 2, p. 391-395 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gyrus Cinguli
Macaca mulatta
Autoradiography
Gray Matter
168 Citations (Scopus)

Gait disturbances in patients with autistic behavior. A preliminary study

Vilensky, J., Damasio, A. R. & Maurer, R. G., 1981, In : Archives of Neurology. 38, 10, p. 646-649 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gait
Toes
Basal Ganglia
Ankle
Hip
1982
10 Citations (Scopus)

The limbic system and human evolution

Vilensky, J., Hoesen, G. W. V. & Damasio, A. R., 1982, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 11, 6, p. 447-460 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

human evolution
primate
neocortex
neurology
paleontology
1983
33 Citations (Scopus)

Gait characteristics of two macaques, with emphasis on relationships with speed

Vilensky, J., 1983, In : American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 61, 2, p. 255-265 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Macaca
gait
Gait
duration
Forelimb
1984
21 Citations (Scopus)

Inter and intratrial variation in cat locomotor behavior

Vilensky, J. & Charlene^Patrick, M., 1984, In : Physiology and Behavior. 33, 5, p. 733-743 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cats
Forelimb
Locomotion
Gait
Extremities
27 Citations (Scopus)

Temporal gait parameters in humans and quadrupeds: How do they change with speed?

Vilensky, J. & Gehlsen, G., 1984, In : Journal of Human Movement Studies. 10, 3, p. 175-188 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gait
1985
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of entopeduncular lesions upon treadmill locomotion in cats

Vilensky, J., Baltes, M. & Patrick, M. C., Feb 1985, In : Experimental Brain Research. 57, 3, p. 617-619 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Locomotion
Cats
Entopeduncular Nucleus
Behavior Control
24 Citations (Scopus)
Saimiri
Gait
Primates
Locomotion
Haplorhini
1986
13 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of size on vervet (Cercopithecus aethiops) gait parameters: A preliminary analysis

Vilensky, J. & Gankiewicz, E., 1986, In : Folia Primatologica. 46, 2, p. 104-117 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cercopithecus aethiops
gait
body size
duration
animal
1987
40 Citations (Scopus)

A kinematic comparison of backward and forward walking in humans

Vilensky, J., Gankiewicz, E. & Gehlsen, G., 1987, In : Journal of Human Movement Studies. 13, 1, p. 29-50 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biomechanical Phenomena
Walking
63 Citations (Scopus)
Behavior Control
Primates
Cats
Dogs
Gait
1988
29 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of size on Vervet (Cercopithecus aethiops) gait parameters: A cross‐sectional approach

Vilensky, J., Gankiewicz, E. & Townsend, D. W., 1988, In : American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 76, 4, p. 463-480 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cercopithecus aethiops
Gait
animal
Body Size
Hindlimb
1989
12 Citations (Scopus)

An analysis of air-stepping in normal infant vervet monkeys

Vilensky, J., Wilson, P., Gankiewicz, E. & Townsend, D. W., 1989, In : Journal of Motor Behavior. 21, 4, p. 429-456 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cercopithecus aethiops
Extremities
Air
Air Movements
Joints

A test of Raibert's symmetry equations in animal and human running

Vilensky, J., Gankiewicz, E. & Libii, J. N., 1989, In : Physiology and Behavior. 46, 4, p. 567-576 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Running
Cats
Haplorhini
Extremities
33 Citations (Scopus)

Early development of locomotor behavior in vervet monkeys

Vilensky, J. & Gankiewicz, E., 1989, In : American Journal of Primatology. 17, 1, p. 11-25 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cercopithecus aethiops
gait
primate
early development
Primates
41 Citations (Scopus)

Primate quadrupedalism: How and why does it differ from that of typical quadrupeds?

Vilensky, J., 1989, In : Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 34, 6, p. 357-364 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

primate
Primates
1990
10 Citations (Scopus)

Angular displacement patterns of leading and trailing limb joints during galloping in monkeys

Vilensky, J., Moore‐Kuhns, M. & Moore, A. M., 1990, In : American Journal of Primatology. 22, 4, p. 227-239 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

limbs (animal)
joints (animal)
monkeys
limb
Saimiri
17 Citations (Scopus)
Cercopithecus aethiops
Hindlimb
Joints
animal
knees
11 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of size on vervet (Cercopithecus aethiops) gait parameters: A longitudinal approach

Vilensky, J., Gankiewicz, E. & Townsend, D. W., 1990, In : American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 81, 3, p. 429-439 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cercopithecus aethiops
gait
Gait
Walking
Haplorhini
17 Citations (Scopus)
Cercopithecus aethiops
Forelimb
elbows
Elbow
forelimbs
1 Citation (Scopus)

The Denny-Brown collection

Vilensky, J. & Gilman, S., 1990, In : Neurology. 40, 10, p. 1636 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Central Nervous System
Neurology
Motion pictures
Primates
Animals
1991
25 Citations (Scopus)

Trot-gallop gait transitions in quadrupeds

Vilensky, J., Njock Libii, J. & Moore, A. M., 1991, In : Physiology and Behavior. 50, 4, p. 835-842 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gait
Mathematics
Mechanics
Biomechanical Phenomena
Haplorhini
1992
52 Citations (Scopus)

Recovery of locomotion in monkeys with spinal cord lesions

Vilensky, J., Moore, A. M. & Eidelberg, E., 1992, In : Journal of Motor Behavior. 24, 3, p. 288-296 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Locomotion
Primates
Haplorhini
Spinal Cord
Extremities
1994
17 Citations (Scopus)

Serial kinematic analysis of the canine knee after L4-S1 dorsal root ganglionectomy: Implications for the cruciate deficiency model of osteoarthritis

Vilensky, J., O'Connor, B. L., Brandt, K. D., Dunn, E. A. & Rogers, P. I., 1994, In : Journal of Rheumatology. 21, 11, p. 2113-2117 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ganglionectomy
Spinal Nerve Roots
Biomechanical Phenomena
Osteoarthritis
Canidae
14 Citations (Scopus)
Anterior Cruciate Ligament
Biomechanical Phenomena
Osteoarthritis
Canidae
Extremities
66 Citations (Scopus)

Serial kinematic analysis of the unstable knee after transection of the anterior cruciate ligament: Temporal and angular changes in a canine model of osteoarthritis

Vilensky, J., O'Connor, B. L., Brandt, K. D., Dunn, E. A., Rogers, P. I. & DeLong, C. A., Mar 1994, In : Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 12, 2, p. 229-237 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anterior Cruciate Ligament
Biomechanical Phenomena
Osteoarthritis
Canidae
Knee
59 Citations (Scopus)

Squirrel monkey locomotion on an inclined treadmill: Implications for the evolution of gaits

Vilensky, J., Moore, A. M. & Libii, J. N., May 1994, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 26, 5-6, p. 375-386 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Saimiri
exercise equipment
locomotion
gait
limb
11 Citations (Scopus)

The Denny-Brown collection: A research and teaching resource

Vilensky, J., Gilman, S. & Dec, E. M., Aug 1994, In : Annals of Neurology. 36, 2, p. 247-251 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Postencephalitic Parkinson Disease
Haplorhini
Teaching
Central Nervous System
Research Personnel
1995
1 Citation (Scopus)

Serial kinematic analysis of canine hind limb joints after unilateral L4-S1 dorsal root ganglionectomy: Insights into locomotor control mechanisms

Vilensky, J., O'Connor, B. L., Brandt, K. D., Dunn, E. A. & Rogers, P. I., 1995, In : Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 5, 3, p. 169-176 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ganglionectomy
Spinal Nerve Roots
Biomechanical Phenomena
Canidae
Extremities
7 Citations (Scopus)

Uphill locomotion in mole rats: A possible advantage of backward locomotion

Eilam, D., Adijes, M. & Vilensky, J., 1995, In : Physiology and Behavior. 58, 3, p. 483-489 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mole Rats
Locomotion
Weights and Measures
Forelimb
Polymethyl Methacrylate
1996
5 Citations (Scopus)

DC60: An example of one of the 450 cases that compose the Denny-Brown collection of primate lesion material

Vilensky, J., Gilman, S. & Morecraft, R. J., 1996, In : Movement Disorders. 11, 2, p. 207-213 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primates
Nervous System
Haplorhini
Central Nervous System
Research Personnel
2 Citations (Scopus)

The Denny-Brown collection: Useful resource for physical therapy practitioners and educators

Vilensky, J. & Gilman, S., 1996, In : Physical Therapy. 76, 8, p. 890-893 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Book Collecting
20th Century History
Physical Therapy Modalities
Neurology
Reflex

Utilization of Available Films and Records of Primates with Central Nervous System Lesions

Vilensky, J. & Gilman, S., Oct 1996, In : Folia Primatologica. 66, 1-4, p. 204-208 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nervous system
lesion
lesions (animal)
primate
central nervous system
1997
14 Citations (Scopus)

Positive and negative factors in movement control: A current review of Denny-Brown's hypothesis

Vilensky, J. & Gilman, S., Oct 22 1997, In : Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 151, 2, p. 149-158 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tropism
Parietal Lobe
Dyskinesias
Movement Disorders
Touch
29 Citations (Scopus)

Serial kinematic analysis of the canine hindlimb joints after deafferentation and anterior cruciate ligament transection

Vilensky, J., O'Connor, B. L., Brandt, K. D., Dunn, E. A. & Rogers, P. I., 1997, In : Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. 5, 3, p. 173-182 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anterior Cruciate Ligament
Ligaments
Hindlimb
Biomechanical Phenomena
Canidae
24 Citations (Scopus)

Stepping in humans with complete spinal cord transection: A phylogenetic evaluation

Vilensky, J. & O'Connor, B. L., Jul 1997, In : Motor Control. 1, 3, p. 284-292 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spinal Cord Injuries
Primates
Phylogeny
11 Citations (Scopus)

Utilization of the Denny-Brown collection: Differential recovery of forelimb and hind limb stepping after extensive unilateral cerebral lesions

Vilensky, J., Gilman, S., Dunn, E. A. & Wilson, W. J., Jan 1997, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 82, 2, p. 223-233 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Forelimb
Primates
Extremities
Hemispherectomy
Somatosensory Cortex
1998
8 Citations (Scopus)

Derek E Denny-Brown (1901-1981): his life and influence on American neurology.

Vilensky, J., Gilman, S. & Dunn, E., 1998, In : Journal of Medical Biography. 6, 2, p. 73-78 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

'Mouth-feeding' in monkeys after sensorimotor system lesions: An analysis based upon the Denny-Brown collection

Vilensky, J., Morecraft, R. J., Gilman, S. & Cook, J. A., Aug 1998, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 94, 2, p. 311-315 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Haplorhini
Mouth
Feeding Behavior
Hand
Food
10 Citations (Scopus)

Neurogenic acceleration of osteoarthritis

Vilensky, J. & Cook, J. A., 1998, In : Current Opinion in Rheumatology. 10, 3, p. 251-255 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Joint Diseases
Osteoarthritis
Nervous System
4 Citations (Scopus)

Renaming the 'Henneman size principle' [4]

Vilensky, J. & Gilman, S., Jun 26 1998, In : Science. 280, 5372, p. 2031 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eponyms
Motor Neurons
Muscle Contraction
Terminology
Reflex
33 Citations (Scopus)
Cord
Nonhuman Primate
1999
7 Citations (Scopus)

Denny-Brown's views on the pathophysiology of dystonia

Gilman, S., Vilensky, J., Morecraft, R. W. & Cook, J. A., Aug 15 1999, In : Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 167, 2, p. 142-147 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dystonia
Central Nervous System Diseases
Movement Disorders
Posture
Haplorhini
1 Citation (Scopus)

Disorders of proprioceptive responses in monkeys after cerebellar lesions: An analysis using the Denny-Brown Collection

Vilensky, J., Barnhart, S. W., Gilman, S., Cook, J. A. & Morecraft, R. J., Mar 1 1999, In : Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 163, 2, p. 111-118 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Somatosensory Disorders
Haplorhini
Reflex
Humulus
Skin
140 Citations (Scopus)

Sacroiliac joint innervation and pain.

Fortin, J. D., Kissling, R. O., O'Connor, B. L. & Vilensky, J., Dec 1999, In : American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.). 28, 12, p. 687-690 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sacroiliac Joint
Arthralgia
Joints
Referred Pain
Nociceptors
4 Citations (Scopus)

Stumbling corrective responses in healthy human subjects to rapid reversal of treadmill direction

Vilensky, J., Cook, J. A. & Cooper, J. L., Apr 1999, In : Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 9, 3, p. 161-171 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thigh
Biomechanical Phenomena
Knee
Healthy Volunteers
Extremities