LITERATURE UPDATE
November 24 - November 30, 2016
Literature search for biomech* or locomot*

Jeffery W Rankin, PhD
Comparative Neuromuscular Biomechanics Lab
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Idaho, USA
https://www.researchgate.net/profile...n/publications
http://tinyurl.com/RankinScholar

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*BONE*
Duong, LT; Crawford, R; Scott, K; Winkelmann, CT; Wu, GX; Szczerba, P; Gentile, MA. Odanacatib, effects of 16-month treatment and discontinuation of therapy on bone mass, turnover and strength in the ovariectomized rabbit model of osteopenia. Bone 2016;93:86-96. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bone.2016.09.012

Ersek, A; Santo, AIE; Vattakuzhi, Y; George, S; Clark, AR; Horwood, NJ. Strain dependent differences in glucocorticoid-induced bone loss between c57bl/6j and cd-1 mice. Scientific Reports 2016;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep36513

Guzey, S; Aykan, A; Ozturk, S; Avsever, H; Karslioglu, Y; Ertan, A. The effects of desferroxamine on bone and bone graft healing in critical-size bone defects. Annals Of Plastic Surgery 2016;77:560-568. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000000679

Kim, JW; Landayan, MEA; Lee, JY; Tatad, JCI; Kim, SJ; Kim, MR; Cha, IH. Role of microcracks in the pathogenesis of bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw. Clinical Oral Investigations 2016;20:2251-2258. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00784-016-1718-2

Han, WQ; He, W; Yang, WL; Li, JL; Yang, ZF; Lu, XY; Qin, A; Qian, Y. The osteogenic potential of human bone callus. Scientific Reports 2016;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep36330

Ehrnthaller, C; Huber-Lang, M; Kovtun, A; Rapp, AE; Kemmler, J; Gebhard, F; Ignatius, A. C5ar inhibition in the early inflammatory phase does not affect bone regeneration in a model of uneventful fracture healing. European Journal Of Medical Research 2016;21:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40001-016-0236-7

Barrera, JW; Le Cabec, A; Barak, MM. The orthotropic elastic properties of fibrolamellar bone tissue in juvenile white-tailed deer femora. Journal Of Anatomy 2016;229:568-576. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12500

Shirvaikar, M; Huang, N; Dong, XN. The measurement of bone quality using gray level co-occurrence matrix textural features. Journal Of Medical Imaging And Health Informatics 2016;6:1357-1362. http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jmihi.2016.1812

*BOTANY*
Dorval, AD; Meredieu, C; Danjon, F. Anchorage failure of young trees in sandy soils is prevented by a rigid central part of the root system with various designs. Annals Of Botany 2016;118:747-762. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcw098

De Zio, E; Trupiano, D; Montagnoli, A; Terzaghi, M; Chiatante, D; Grosso, A; Marra, M; Scaloni, A; Scippa, GS. Poplar woody taproot under bending stress: the asymmetric response of the convex and concave sides. Annals Of Botany 2016;118:865-883. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcw159

Bizet, F; Bengough, AG; Hummel, I; Bogeat-Triboulot, MB; Dupuy, LX. 3d deformation field in growing plant roots reveals both mechanical and biological responses to axial mechanical forces. Journal Of Experimental Botany 2016;67:5605-5614. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jxb/erw320

Witztum, A; Wayne, R. Lignified and nonlignified fiber cables in the lacunae of typha angustifolia. Protoplasma 2016;253:1589-1592. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00709-015-0912-4

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Elhamine, F; Iorga, B; Kruger, M; Hunger, M; Eckhardt, J; Sreeram, N; Bennink, G; Brockmeier, K; Pfitzer, G; Stehle, R. Postnatal development of right ventricular myofibrillar biomechanics in relation to the sarcomeric protein phenotype in pediatric patients with conotruncal heart defects. Journal Of The American Heart Association 2016;5:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.116.003699

Bulant, CA; Blanco, PJ; Clausse, A; Assuncao, AN; Lima, TP; Avila, LFR; Feijoo, RA; Lemos, PA. Association between three-dimensional vessel geometry and the presence of atherosclerotic plaques in the left anterior descending coronary artery of high-risk patients. Biomedical Signal Processing And Control 2017;31:569-575. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bspc.2016.09.023

Nikolova, E; Goranova, E; Dimitrova, Z. Assessment of rupture risk factors of abdominal aortic aneurysms in bulgarian patients using a finite element based system. Comptes Rendus De L Academie Bulgare Des Sciences 2016;69:1213-1222.

Hsieh, SC; Chen, HJ; Hsu, SH; Yang, YC; Tang, CM; Chu, MY; Lin, PY; Fu, RH; Kung, ML; Chen, YW; Yeh, BW; Hung, HS. Prominent vascularization capacity of mesenchymal stem cells in collagen-gold nanocomposites. Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces 2016;8:28982-29000. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.6b09330

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Taranejoo, S; Janmaleki, M; Pachenari, M; Seyedpour, SM; Chandrasekaran, R; Cheng, WL; Hourigan, K. Dual effect of f-actin targeted carrier combined with antimitotic drug on aggressive colorectal cancer cytoskeleton: allying dissimilar cell cytoskeleton disrupting mechanisms. International Journal Of Pharmaceutics 2016;513:464-472. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpharm.2016.09.056

Bono, N; Pezzoli, D; Levesque, L; Loy, C; Candiani, G; Fiore, GB; Mantovani, D. Unraveling the role of mechanical stimulation on smooth muscle cells: a comparative study between 2d and 3d models. Biotechnology And Bioengineering 2016;113:2254-2263. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bit.25979

Lin, CH; Wang, CK; Chen, YA; Peng, CC; Liao, WH; Tung, YC. Measurement of in-plane elasticity of live cell layers using a pressure sensor embedded microfluidic device. Scientific Reports 2016;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep36425

Zeng, JS; Wang, YH; Ruan, QY; Xu, CX; Jiang, NC; Xie, SS; Yang, HQ; Lin, JQ. Nano-mechanical and biochemical characterization of different subtypes of breast cells using atomic force microscopy and raman spectroscopy. Laser Physics 2016;26:1-5. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1054-660X/26/11/115702

*COMPARATIVE*
Paig-Tran, EWM; Barrios, AS; Ferry, LA. Presence of repeating hyperostotic bones in dorsal pterygiophores of the oarfish, regalecus russellii. Journal Of Anatomy 2016;229:560-567. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12503

Nati, JJH; Lindstrom, J; Halsey, LG; Killen, SS. Is there a trade-off between peak performance and performance breadth across temperatures for aerobic scope in teleost fishes?. Biology Letters 2016;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2016.0191

Casas, MH; Araoz, E; Montero, R. Prevalence of autotomy and tail regeneration in teius teyou (reptilia, teiidae). Journal Of Herpetology 2016;50:449-456. http://dx.doi.org/10.1670/14-165

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Oettle, AC; Ehlers, R; Steyn, M. Changes in the mandibular angle during adulthood in south africans. American Journal Of Human Biology 2016;28:681-686. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.22850

Mapelli, A; Machado, BCZ; Garcia, DM; Da Silva, MAMR; Sforza, C; de Felicio, CM. Three-dimensional analysis of jaw kinematic alterations in patients with chronic tmd - disc displacement with reduction. Journal Of Oral Rehabilitation 2016;43:824-832. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joor.12424

Onodera, S; Furuya, J; Yamamoto, H; Tamada, Y; Kondo, H. Effects of wearing and removing dentures on oropharyngeal motility during swallowing. Journal Of Oral Rehabilitation 2016;43:847-854. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joor.12437

Singh, BP; Gauthier, G; Rompre, P; De Grandmont, P; Emami, E. A 30-year follow-up of partial removable dental prostheses in a university dental school setting. Journal Of Prosthodontics-Implant Esthetic And Reconstructive Dentistry 2016;25:544-549. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jopr.12336

Daher, R; Feilzer, AJ; Krejci, I. Novel non-invasive reinforcement of mod cavities on endodontically treated teeth. Journal Of Dentistry 2016;54:77-85. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jdent.2016.09.008

Qu, XZ; Wang, MY; Ong, HS; Zhang, CP. Post-operative hemimaxillectomy rehabilitation using prostheses supported by zygoma implants and remaining natural teeth. Clinics 2016;71:575-579. http://dx.doi.org/10.6061/clinics/2016(10)04

*ERGONOMICS*
Harris-Adamson, C; Eisen, EA; Neophytou, A; Kapellusch, J; Garg, A; Hegmann, KT; Thiese, MS; Dale, AM; Evanoff, B; Bao, S; Silverstein, B; Gerr, F; Burt, S; Rempel, D. Biomechanical and psychosocial exposures are independent risk factors for carpal tunnel syndrome: assessment of confounding using causal diagrams. Occupational And Environmental Medicine 2016;73:727-734. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2016-103634

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Muir, AM; Hansen, MJ; Bronte, CR; Krueger, CC. If arctic charr salvelinus alpinus is "the most diverse vertebrate', what is the lake charr salvelinus namaycush?. Fish And Fisheries 2016;17:1194-1207. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/faf.12114

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Thavarajah, NK; Tickle, PG; Nudds, RL; Codd, JR. The peacock train does not handicap cursorial locomotor performance. Scientific Reports 2016;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep36512

Pickle, NT; Grabowski, AM; Auyang, AG; Silverman, AK. The functional roles of muscles during sloped walking. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3244-3251. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.08.004

Maharaj, JN; Cresswell, AG; Lichtwark, GA. The mechanical function of the tibialis posterior muscle and its tendon during locomotion. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3238-3243. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.08.006

Mun, KR; Guo, Z; Yu, HY. Restriction of pelvic lateral and rotational motions alters lower limb kinematics and muscle activation pattern during over-ground walking. Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing 2016;54:1621-1629. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11517-016-1450-8

Foucher, KC. Gait abnormalities before and after total hip arthroplasty differ in men and women. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3582-3586. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.09.003

Rosati, S; Agostini, V; Knaflitz, M; Balestra, G. Muscle activation patterns during gait: a hierarchical clustering analysis. Biomedical Signal Processing And Control 2017;31:463-469. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bspc.2016.09.017

Solomonow-Avnon, D; Haim, A; Levin, D; Elboim-Gabyzon, M; Rozen, N; Peled, E; Wolf, A. Reduction of hip joint reaction force via medio-lateral foot center of pressure manipulation in bilateral hip osteoarthritis patients. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1762-1771. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23190

Baker, M; Moreside, J; Wong, I; Rutherford, DJ. Passive hip movement measurements related to dynamic motion during gait in hip osteoarthritis. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1790-1797. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23198

Alibiglou, L; Stewart, J; Bachman, G; Cooper, C; Liu, L; Ancoli-Israel, S. Circadian dysfunction in parkinson's disease: effects on impaired gait initiation and locomotion. Movement Disorders 2016;31:83-5055-5783-5056-48.

Kim, P; Oh, YK; Shin, CS. Investigation on the kinetic and kinematic characteristics of knee and ankle joints during simulated downhill walking: implication for acl injury risk. Journal Of Mechanical Science And Technology 2016;30:4815-4822. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12206-016-0954-3

Miyasike-daSilva, V; McIlroy, WE. Gaze shifts during dual-tasking stair descent. Experimental Brain Research 2016;234:3233-3243. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-016-4721-6

Trinler, UK; Baty, F; Mundermann, A; Fenner, V; Behrend, H; Jost, B; Wegener, R. Stair dimension affects knee kinematics and kinetics in patients with good outcome after tka similarly as in healthy subjects. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1753-1761. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23181

Gallagher, KM; Callaghan, JP. Influence of an oblique path of staircase descent on toe placement and foot clearance. International Journal Of Occupational Safety And Ergonomics 2016;22:580-586. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10803548.2016.1181891

Liew, BXW; Morris, S; Netto, K. The effects of load carriage on joint work at different running velocities. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3275-3280. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.08.012

Ortega-Jimenez, VM; Arriaga-Ramirez, S; Dudley, R. Meniscus ascent by thrips (thysanoptera). Biology Letters 2016;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2016.0279

Gompper, G; Bechinger, C; Herminghaus, S; Isele-Holder, R; Kaupp, UB; Lowen, H; Stark, H; Winkler, RG. Microswimmers - from single particle motion to collective behavior. European Physical Journal-Special Topics 2016;225:2061-2064. http://dx.doi.org/10.1140/epjst/e2016-60095-3

Ren, L; She, WB; Gao, QY; Pan, CW; Ji, C; Epstein, IR. Retrograde and direct wave locomotion in a photosensitive self-oscillating gel. Angewandte Chemie-International Edition 2016;55:14299-14303. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.201608367

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Synek, A; Pahr, DH. The effect of the extensor mechanism on maximum isometric fingertip forces: a numerical study on the index finger. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3423-3429. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.09.004

Baltzer, HL; Moran, SL. The biomechanical impact of digital loss and fusion following trauma setting the patient up for success. Hand Clinics 2016;32:443-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hcl.2016.07.003

Abzug, JM; Dua, K; Bauer, AS; Cornwall, R; Wyrick, TO. Pediatric phalanx fractures. Journal Of The American Academy Of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2016;24:101-4955-52101-4956-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.5435/JAAOS-D-16-00199

Baxter, JR; Sturnick, DR; Demetracopoulos, CA; Ellis, SJ; Deland, JT. Cadaveric gait simulation reproduces foot and ankle kinematics from population-specific inputs. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1663-1668. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23169

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Maderbacher, G; Baier, C; Springorum, HR; Zeman, F; Grifka, J; Keshmiri, A. Lower limb anatomy and alignment affect natural tibiofemoral knee kinematics: a cadaveric investigation. Journal Of Arthroplasty 2016;31:2038-2042. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2016.02.049

Lin, L; Li, JS; Kernkamp, WA; Hosseini, A; Kim, C; Yin, P; Wang, LX; Tsai, TY; Asnis, P; Li, GA. Postoperative time dependent tibiofemoral articular cartilage contact kinematics during step-up after acl reconstruction. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3509-3515. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.09.022

Henak, CR; Ross, KA; Bonnevie, ED; Fortier, LA; Cohen, I; Kennedy, JG; Bonassar, LJ. Human talar and femoral cartilage have distinct mechanical properties near the articular surface. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3320-3327. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.08.016

Martel, G; Couture, CA; Gilbert, G; Bancelin, S; Richard, H; Moser, T; Kiss, S; Legare, F; Laverty, S. Femoral epiphyseal cartilage matrix changes at predilection sites of equine osteochondrosis: quantitative mri, second-harmonic microscopy, and histological findings. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1743-1752. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23176

Weinberg, DS; Vallier, HA; Gaumer, GA; Cooperman, DR; Liu, RW. Clavicle fractures are associated with arthritis of the glenohumeral joint in a large osteological collection. Journal Of Orthopaedic Trauma 2016;30:605-611. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000000654

Bleuze, MM; Wheeler, SM; Williams, LJ; Dupras, TL. Growth of the pectoral girdle in a sample of juveniles from the kellis 2 cemetery, dakhleh oasis, egypt. American Journal Of Human Biology 2016;28:636-645. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.22844

*METHODS*
Vivekanandhan, S; Subramaniam, J; Mariamichael, A. A computer-aided system for automatic extraction of femur neck trabecular bone architecture using isotropic volume construction from clinical hip computed tomography images. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2016;230:930-941. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411916663581

Nakamura, T; Matsumoto, J; Nishimaru, H; Bretas, RV; Takamura, Y; Hori, E; Ono, T; Nishijo, H. A markerless 3d computerized motion capture system incorporating a skeleton model for monkeys. Plos One 2016;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0166154

Helwig, NE; Shorter, KA; Ma, P; Hsiao-Wecksler, ET. Smoothing spline analysis of variance models: a new tool for the analysis of cyclic biomechanical data. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3216-3222. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.07.035

Bin Peng, X; Berseth, G; van de Panne, M. Terrain-adaptive locomotion skills using deep reinforcement learning. Acm Transactions On Graphics 2016;35:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2897824.2925881

Lauer, J; Rouard, AH; Vilas-Boas, JP. Upper limb joint forces and moments during underwater cyclical movements. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3355-3361. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.08.027

Edwards, ES; Lin, YL; King, JH; Karduna, AR. Joint position sense - there's an app for that. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3529-3533. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.07.033

Sun, W; Jin, JH; Reed, MP; Gayzik, FS; Danelson, KA; Bass, CR; Zhang, JY; Rupp, JD. A method for developing biomechanical response corridors based on principal component analysis. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3208-3215. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.07.034

*MODELING*
Charles, JP; Cappellari, O; Spence, AJ; Wells, DJ; Hutchinson, JR. Muscle moment arms and sensitivity analysis of a mouse hindlimb musculoskeletal model. Journal Of Anatomy 2016;229:514-535. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12461

Ghezelbash, F; Shirazi-Adl, A; Arjmand, N; El-Ouaaid, Z; Plamondon, A; Meakin, JR. Effects of sex, age, body height and body weight on spinal loads: sensitivity analyses in a subject-specific trunk musculoskeletal model. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3492-3501. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.09.026

Mukherjee, K; Gupta, S. The effects of musculoskeletal loading regimes on numerical evaluations of acetabular component. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2016;230:918-929. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411916661368

Chaumont, N; Adami, C. Evolution of sustained foraging in three-dimensional environments with physics. Genetic Programming And Evolvable Machines 2016;17:359-390. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10710-016-9270-z

Agrawal, S; van de Panne, M. Task-based locomotion. Acm Transactions On Graphics 2016;35:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2897824.2925893

Lzquierdo, EJ; Beer, RD. The whole worm: brain-body-environment models of c. elegans. Current Opinion In Neurobiology 2016;40:23-30. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conb.2016.06.005

*MUSCLE*
Ilaiwy, A; Quintana, MT; Bain, JR; Muehlbauer, MJ; Brown, DI; Stansfield, WE; Willis, MS. Cessation of biomechanical stretch model of c2c12 cells models myocyte atrophy and anaplerotic changes in metabolism using non-targeted metabolomics analysis. International Journal Of Biochemistry & Cell Biology 2016;79:80-92. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocel.2016.08.012

Sakuma, Y; Miyagi, M; Inoue, G; Ishikawa, T; Kamoda, H; Yamauchi, K; Orita, S; Suzuki, M; Oikawa, Y; Inage, K; Kubota, G; Sainoh, T; Sato, J; Takahashi, K; Ohtori, S. Muscle injury in rats induces upregulation of inflammatory cytokines in injured muscle and calcitonin gene-related peptide in dorsal root ganglia innervating the injured muscle. Muscle & Nerve 2016;54:776-782. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mus.25092

*NEURAL*
Gad, PN; Roy, RR; Zhong, H; Gerasimenko, YP; Taccola, G; Edgerton, VR. Neuromodulation of the neural circuits controlling the lower urinary tract. Experimental Neurology 2016;285:182-189. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.expneurol.2016.06.034

Qaiser, T; Chisholm, AE; Lam, T. The relationship between lower limb proprioceptive sense and locomotor skill acquisition. Experimental Brain Research 2016;234:3185-3192. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-016-4716-3

Barbera, G; Liang, B; Zhang, LF; Gerfen, CR; Culurciello, E; Chen, R; Li, Y; Lin, DT. Spatially compact neural clusters in the dorsal striatum encode locomotion relevant information. Neuron 2016;92:202-213. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuron.2016.08.037

Christensen, AJ; Iyer, SM; Francois, A; Vyas, S; Ramakrishnan, C; Vesuna, S; Deisseroth, K; Scherrer, G; Delp, SL. In vivo interrogation of spinal mechanosensory circuits. Cell Reports 2016;17:1699-1710. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2016.10.010

Liu, Y; Ban, DX; Ma, C; Zhang, ZG; Zhang, JY; Gao, SJ; Feng, SQ. Photodynamic therapy mediated by upconversion nanoparticles to reduce glial scar formation and promote hindlimb functional recovery after spinal cord injury in rats. Journal Of Biomedical Nanotechnology 2016;12:2063-2075. http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jbn.2016.2300

Liu, JJ; Wang, XW; Wu, SF; Wu, QN; Hao, DJ. Salvia miltiorrhiza aqueous root extract plays an important role in improving locomotor activity in rats with spinal cord injury. Tropical Journal Of Pharmaceutical Research 2016;15:1667-1672. http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/tjpr.v15i8.11

Fluri, F; Schuhmann, MK; Kleinschnitz, C; Volkmann, J. Deep brain stimulation of the locomotor mesencephalic region in rats with lesioned sensorimotor cortex: a model of functional motor recovery after stroke. Movement Disorders 2016;31:83-5356-4883-5356-48.

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Grimm, MJ. Maternal endogenous forces and shoulder dystocia. Clinical Obstetrics And Gynecology 2016;59:820-829. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GRF.0000000000000230

Fruscalzo, A; Mazza, E; Feltovich, H; Schmitz, R. Cervical elastography during pregnancy: a critical review of current approaches with a focus on controversies and limitations. Journal Of Medical Ultrasonics 2016;43:493-504. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10396-016-0723-z

Hassan, MA; Salem, NM; El-Adawy, MI. Finite-element analysis of ultrasonic shear wave dispersion vibrometry in the uterine cervix. Journal Of Medical Imaging And Health Informatics 2016;6:1379-1384. http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jmihi.2016.1815

Degner, EC; Harrington, LC. A mosquito sperm's journey from male ejaculate to egg: mechanisms, molecules, and methods for exploration. Molecular Reproduction And Development 2016;83:897-911. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mrd.22653

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Adib, O; Berthier, E; Loisel, D; Aube, C. Pediatric cervical spine in emergency: radiographic features of normal anatomy, variants and pitfalls. Skeletal Radiology 2016;45:1607-1617. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00256-016-2481-9

Sis, HL; Mannen, EM; Wong, BM; Cadel, ES; Bouxsein, ML; Anderson, DE; Friis, EA. Effect of follower load on motion and stiffness of the human thoracic spine with intact rib cage. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3252-3259. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.08.003

Amin, DB; Lawless, IM; Sommerfeld, D; Stanley, RM; Ding, B; Costi, JJ. The effect of six degree of freedom loading sequence on the in-vitro compressive properties of human lumbar spine segments. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3407-3414. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.09.009

Alkalay, RN; Harrigan, TP. Mechanical assessment of the effects of metastatic lytic defect on the structural response of human thoracolumbar spine. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1808-1819. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23154

Bungartz, M; Maenz, S; Kunisch, E; Horbert, V; Xin, L; Gunnella, F; Mika, J; Borowski, J; Bischoff, S; Schubert, H; Sachse, A; Illerhaus, B; Gunster, J; Bossert, J; Jandt, KD; Kinne, RW; Brinkmann, O. First-time systematic postoperative clinical assessment of a minimally invasive approach for lumbar ventrolateral vertebroplasty in the large animal model sheep. Spine Journal 2016;16:1263-1275. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spinee.2016.06.015

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Liu, DX; Hua, ZK; Yan, XY; Jin, ZM. Biomechanical analysis of a novel hemipelvic endoprosthesis during ascending and descending stairs. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2016;230:962-975. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411916663970

Waldrop, R; Wood, W; Cunningham, BP; McLemore, R; McLaren, A. Oblique terminal screw placement: does it improve fixation in plate osteosynthesis?. Journal Of Orthopaedic Trauma 2016;30:101-5155-53101-5155-54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000000642

Augat, P; Hoegel, F; Stephan, D; Hoffmann, S; Buehren, V. Biomechanical effects of angular stable locking in intramedullary nails for the fixation of distal tibia fractures. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2016;230:1016-1023. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411916667968

She, C; Shi, GL; Xu, W; Zhou, XZ; Li, J; Tian, Y; Li, J; Li, WH; Dong, QR; Ren, PG. Effect of low-dose x-ray irradiation and ti particles on the osseointegration of prosthetic. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1688-1696. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23179

Lu, HB; Liu, FF; Chen, HB; Chen, C; Qu, J; Xu, DQ; Zhang, T; Zhou, JY; Hu, JZ. The effect of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound on bone-tendon junction healing: initiating after inflammation stage. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1697-1706. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23180

Kuptniratsaikul, S; Weerawit, P; Kongrukgreatiyos, K; Promsang, T. Biomechanical comparison of four sliding knots and three high-strength sutures: loop security is much different between each combination. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1804-1807. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23187

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Honeycutt, CF; Nevisipour, M; Grabiner, MD. Characteristics and adaptive strategies linked with falls in stroke survivors from analysis of laboratory-induced falls. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3313-3319. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.08.019

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Pickle, NT; Wilken, JM; Whitehead, JMA; Silverman, AK. Whole-body angular momentum during sloped walking using passive and powered lower-limb prostheses. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3397-3406. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.09.010

Hatfield, GL; Cochrane, CK; Takacs, J; Krowchuk, NM; Chang, R; Hinman, RS; Hunt, MA. Knee and ankle biomechanics with lateral wedges with and without a custom arch support in those with medial knee osteoarthritis and flat feet. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1597-1605. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23174

*ROBOTICS*
Yang, K; Liu, GF; Yan, JH; Wang, T; Zhang, XB; Zhao, J. A water-walking robot mimicking the jumping abilities of water striders. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics 2016;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-3190/11/6/066002

Huang, HC; Zhang, SH; Chen, XL; Miao, J; Ge, H. Design and modeling of a novel biomimetic robot inspired by water strider. Marine Technology Society Journal 2016;50:35-44.

Yoo, SY; Shim, H; Jun, BH; Park, JY; Lee, PM. Design of walking and swimming algorithms for a multi-legged underwater robot crabster cr200. Marine Technology Society Journal 2016;50:74-87.

Song, ZY; Mazzola, C; Schwartz, E; Chen, RR; Finlaw, J; Krieg, M; Mohseni, K. A compact autonomous underwater vehicle with cephalopod-inspired propulsion. Marine Technology Society Journal 2016;50:88-101.

Koca, GO; Korkmaz, D; Bal, C; Akpolat, ZH; Ay, M. Implementations of the route planning scenarios for the autonomous robotic fish with the optimized propulsion mechanism. Measurement 2016;93:232-242. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2016.07.026

Azarsina, F. Designing a hydrodynamic shape and thrust mechanism for a batoid underwater robot. Marine Technology Society Journal 2016;50:45-58.

Azarsina, F; Shahabadi, M; Shadlaghani, A. Numerical derivation of hydrodynamic forces and invention of a new diving technique for the batoid underwater robot. Marine Technology Society Journal 2016;50:59-73.

Kim, KJ; Palmre, V; Stalbaum, T; Hwang, T; Shen, Q; Trabia, S. Promising developments in marine applications with artificial muscles: electrodeless artificial cilia microfibers. Marine Technology Society Journal 2016;50:24-34.

Sandberg, WC. Vehicle inspiration from bioenergetic design solutions of living creatures. Marine Technology Society Journal 2016;50:5-8.

*REACHING/GRASP*
Erhart, J; Unger, E; Schefzig, P; Krumboeck, A; Hagmann, M; Vecsei, V; Mayr, W. In vitro experimental investigation of the forces and torque acting on the scaphoid during light grasp. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1734-1742. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23175

*REHABILITATION*
Brown, D; Claffey, A; Harding, R. Evaluation of a physiotherapy-led group rehabilitation intervention for adults living with hiv: referrals, adherence and outcomes. Aids Care-Psychological And Socio-Medical Aspects Of Aids/Hiv 2016;28:1495-1505. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09540121.2016.1191611

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Delextrat, A; Bateman, J; Esser, P; Targen, N; Dawes, H; Delextrat, MA. Physiological and biomechanical responses of people with parkinson's during zumba gold (r): effects of dance styles and number of sessions. Movement Disorders 2016;31:83-5356-4983-5356-49.

Miranda, DL; Putman, M; Kandah, R; Cubria, M; Suarez, S; Nazarian, A; Snyder, B. A pediatric animal model to evaluate the effects of disuse on musculoskeletal growth and development. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3549-3554. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.08.018

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Arble, JR; Lalley, AL; Dyment, NA; Joshi, P; Shin, DG; Gooch, C; Grawe, B; Rowe, D; Shearn, JT. The lg/j murine strain exhibits near-normal tendon biomechanical properties following a full-length central patellar tendon defect. Connective Tissue Research 2016;57:496-506. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03008207.2016.1213247

Honda, H; Gotoh, M; Kanazawa, T; Nakamura, H; Ohta, K; Nakamura, K; Shiba, N. Effects of lidocaine on torn rotator cuff tendons. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1620-1627. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23153

Bakker, R; Tomescu, S; Brenneman, E; Hangalur, G; Laing, A; Chandrashekar, N. Effect of sagittal plane mechanics on acl strain during jump landing. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2016;34:1636-1644. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23164

Schleifenbaum, S; Prietzel, T; Hadrich, C; Mobius, R; Sichting, F; Hammer, N. Tensile properties of the hip joint ligaments are largely variable and age-dependent - an in-vitro analysis in an age range of 14-93 years. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3437-3443. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.09.001

Baek, S; Lee, KJ; Kim, K; Han, SH; Lee, UY; Lee, KJ; Chung, SG. High-pressure balloon-assisted stretching of the coracohumeral ligament to determine the optimal stretching positions: a cadaveric study. Pm&R 2016;8:925-934. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pmrj.2016.02.011

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Dodel, M; Nejad, NH; Bahrami, SH; Soleimani, M; Hanaee-Ahvaz, H. Modifying the mechanical properties of silk nanofiber scaffold by knitted orientation for regenerative medicine applications. Cellular And Molecular Biology 2016;62:16-25. http://dx.doi.org/10.14715/cmb/2016.62.10.3

Min, HK; Kwon, OS; Oh, SH; Lee, JH. Platelet-derived growth factor-bb-immobilized asymmetrically porous membrane for enhanced rotator cuff tendon healing. Tissue Engineering And Regenerative Medicine 2016;13:568-578. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13770-016-9120-3

Florida, SE; VanDusen, KW; Mahalingam, VD; Schlientz, AJ; Wojtys, EM; Wellik, DM; Larkin, LM. In vivo structural and cellular remodeling of engineered bone-ligament-bone constructs used for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in sheep. Connective Tissue Research 2016;57:526-538. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03008207.2016.1187141

Li, JX; Thamphiwatana, S; Liu, WJ; de Avila, BEF; Angsantikul, P; Sandraz, E; Wang, JX; Xu, TL; Soto, F; Ramez, V; Wang, XL; Gao, WW; Zhang, LF; Wang, J. Enteric micromotor can selectively position and spontaneously propel in the gastrointestinal tract. Acs Nano 2016;10:9536-9542. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.6b04795

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Laporte, S; Wang, DP; Lecompte, J; Blancho, S; Sandoz, B; Feydy, A; Lindberg, P; Adrian, J; Chiarovano, E; de Waele, C; Vidal, PP. An attempt of early detection of poor outcome after whiplash. Frontiers In Neurology 2016;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fneur.2016.00177

Yoganandan, N; Banerjee, A; Hsu, FC; Bass, CR; Voo, LM; Pintar, FA; Gayzik, FS. Deriving injury risk curves using survival analysis from biomechanical experiments. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:3260-3267. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.08.002

Shahabpoor, E; Pavic, A. Human-structure dynamic interaction during short-distance free falls. Shock And Vibration 2016;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/2108676

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Nuss, K. Surgery of the distal limb. Veterinary Clinics Of North America-Food Animal Practice 2016;32:753-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cyfa.2016.05.011

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Chen, MJ; Yu, MR; Dai, JH. Comparison of biomechanical effects of small incision lenticule extraction and laser-assisted subepithelial keratomileusis. Acta Ophthalmologica 2016;94:69-5356-5469-5357-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aos.13035

Areias, B; Santos, C; Jorge, RMN; Gentil, F; Parente, MPL. Finite element modelling of sound transmission from outer to inner ear. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2016;230:999-1007. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411916666109

Arena, SL; Davis, JL; Grant, JW; Madigan, ML. Tripping elicits earlier and larger deviations in linear head acceleration compared to slipping. Plos One 2016;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0165670

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Beeckmans, N; Vermeersch, A; Lysens, R; Van Wambeke, P; Goossens, N; Thys, T; Brumagne, S; Janssens, L. The presence of respiratory disorders in individuals with low back pain: a systematic review. Manual Therapy 2016;26:77-86. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.math.2016.07.011

Fine, ML; King, TL; Ali, H; Sidker, N; Cameron, TM. Wall structure and material properties cause viscous damping of swimbladder sounds in the oyster toadfish opsanus tau. Proceedings Of The Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 2016;283:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2016.1094

Doomernik, DE; Kruse, RR; Reijnen, MMPJ; Kozicz, TL; Kooloos, JGM. A comparative study of vascular injection fluids in fresh-frozen and embalmed human cadaver forearms. Journal Of Anatomy 2016;229:582-590. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12504

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Zehr, EP; Barss, TS; Dragert, K; Frigon, A; Vasudevan, EV; Haridas, C; Hundza, S; Kaupp, C; Klarner, T; Klimstra, M; Komiyama, T; Loadman, PM; Mezzarane, RA; Nakajima, T; Pearcey, GEP; Sun, Y. Neuromechanical interactions between the limbs during human locomotion: an evolutionary perspective with translation to rehabilitation. Experimental Brain Research 2016;234:3059-3081. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-016-4715-4