LITERATURE UPDATE
May 11 - May 17, 2017
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*
Hutchinson, EF; Farella, M; Hoffman, J; Kramer, B. Variations in bone density across the body of the immature human mandible. Journal Of Anatomy 2017;230:679-688. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12591

Death, C; Coulson, G; Kierdorf, U; Kierdorf, H; Ploeg, R; Firestone, SM; Dohoo, I; Hufschmid, J. Skeletal fluorosis in marsupials: a comparison of bone lesions in six species from an australian industrial site. Science Of The Total Environment 2017;584:1198-1211. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.01.183

Ominsky, MS; Boyd, SK; Varela, A; Jolette, J; Felx, M; Doyle, N; Mellal, N; Smith, SY; Locher, K; Buntich, S; Pyrah, I; Boyce, RW. Romosozumab improves bone mass and strength while maintaining bone quality in ovariectomized cynomolgus monkeys. Journal Of Bone And Mineral Research 2017;32:788-801. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbmr.3036

Bradaschia-Correa, V; Josephson, AM; Mehta, D; Mizrahi, M; Neibart, SS; Liu, C; Kennedy, OD; Castillo, AB; Egol, KA; Leucht, P. The selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor fluoxetine directly inhibits osteoblast differentiation and mineralization during fracture healing in mice. Journal Of Bone And Mineral Research 2017;32:821-833. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbmr.3045

Yuan, GS; Hua, BX; Yang, Y; Xu, LR; Cai, TT; Sun, N; Yan, ZQ; Lu, C; Qian, RZ. The circadian gene clock regulates bone formation via pdia3. Journal Of Bone And Mineral Research 2017;32:861-871. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbmr.3046

Ribeiro, DC; Pereira, AD; de Santana, FC; Mancini, J; da Silva, EM; da Costa, CAS; Boaventura, GT. Incorporation of flaxseed flour as a dietary source for ala increases bone density and strength in post-partum female rats. Lipids 2017;52:327-333. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11745-017-4245-2

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Karimi, A; Rahmati, SM; Sera, T; Kudo, S; Navidbakhsh, M. A combination of experimental and numerical methods to investigate the role of strain rate on the mechanical properties and collagen fiber orientations of the healthy and atherosclerotic human coronary arteries. Bioengineered 2017;8:154-170. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21655979.2016.1212134

Zhu, C; Seo, JH; Bakhshaee, H; Mittal, R. A computational method for analyzing the biomechanics of arterial bruits. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2017;139:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4036262

Kontopodis, N; Galanakis, N; Tsetis, D; Ioannou, CV. Perfusion computed tomography imaging of abdominal aortic aneurysms may be of value for patient specific rupture risk estimation. Medical Hypotheses 2017;101:6-10. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mehy.2017.01.023

Li, AQ; Chen, JW; Liang, ZH; Cai, JY; Cai, HH; Chen, M. Comparison of ultrastructural and nanomechanical signature of platelets from acute myocardial infarction and platelet activation. Biochemical And Biophysical Research Communications 2017;486:245-251. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbrc.2017.03.009

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Niddam, AF; Ebady, R; Bansal, A; Koehler, A; Hinz, B; Moriarty, TJ. Plasma fibronectin stabilizes borrelia burgdorferi-endothelial interactions under vascular shear stress by a catch-bond mechanism. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2017;114:69-5152-5748-6951-5257-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1615007114

Al Belushi, HK; Zani, L; Liu, Y; Silberschmidt, V; Lowdell, M; Li, S. Evaluation of the chemical and biomechanical viscoelastic proper irs of decellularised tracheal scaffolds. Cytotherapy 2017;19:83-5054-8350-54.

Lechtreck, KF; Van De Weghe, JC; Harris, JA; Liu, PW. Protein transport in growing and steady-state cilia. Traffic 2017;18:277-286. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tra.12474

Guimaraes, E; Machado, R; Fonseca, MD; Franca, A; Carvalho, C; Silva, ACAE; Almeida, B; Cassini, P; Hissa, B; Drumond, L; Goncalves, C; Fernandes, G; De Brot, M; Moraes, M; Barcelos, L; Ortega, JM; Oliveira, A; Leite, MF. Inositol 1, 4, 5-trisphosphate-dependent nuclear calcium signals regulate angiogenesis and cell motility in triple negative breast cancer. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0175041

*COMPARATIVE*
Hitchcock, AC; Connolly, EM; Darakananda, K; Jeong, JW; Quist, AJL; Robbins, AB; Ellerby, DJ. Locomotor and energetic consequences of behavioral thermoregulation in the sanguivorous leech hirudo verbana. Journal Of Thermal Biology 2017;65:1-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtherbio.2017.01.007

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Batista, VED; Verri, FR; Almeida, DAD; Santiago, JF; Lemos, CAA; Pellizzer, EP. Finite element analysis of implant-supported prosthesis with pontic and cantilever in the posterior maxilla. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2017;20:663-670. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2017.1287905

Shirazi, HA; Ayatollahi, MR; Asnafi, A. To reduce the maximum stress and the stress shielding effect around a dental implant-bone interface using radial functionally graded biomaterials. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2017;20:750-759. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2017.1299142

Chen, JY; Zhang, ZG; Chen, XS; Zhang, X. Influence of custom-made implant designs on the biomechanical performance for the case of immediate post-extraction placement in the maxillary esthetic zone: a finite element analysis. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2017;20:636-644. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2017.1283406

Frater, M; Forster, A; Jantyik, A; Braunitzer, G; Nagy, K; Grandini, S. In vitro fracture resistance of premolar teeth restored with fibre-reinforced composite posts using a single or a multi-post technique. Australian Endodontic Journal 2017;43:16-22. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aej.12150

*ERGONOMICS*
Alali, H; Braeckman, L; Van Hecke, T; De Clercq, B; Janssens, H; Wahab, MA. Relationship between non-standard work arrangements and work-related accident absence in belgium. Journal Of Occupational Health 2017;59:177-186. http://dx.doi.org/10.1539/joh.016-0119-OA

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Aiello, BR; Westneat, MW; Hale, ME. Mechanosensation is evolutionarily tuned to locomotor mechanics. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2017;114:4459-4464. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1616839114

Alibardi, L. Review: cornification, morphogenesis and evolution of feathers. Protoplasma 2017;254:1259-1281. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00709-016-1019-2

Nair, A; Nguyen, C; McHenry, MJ. A faster escape does not enhance survival in zebrafish larvae. Proceedings Of The Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 2017;284:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2017.0359

Munn, AJ; Treloar, M. Phenotypic plasticity in the common garden snail: big guts and heavier mucus glands compete in snails faced with the dual challenge of poor diet and coarse substrate. Journal Of Comparative Physiology B-Biochemical Systemic And Environmental Physiology 2017;187:545-561. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00360-016-1051-8

Henry, DO; Belmaker, M; Bergin, SM. The effect of terrain on neanderthal ecology in the levant. Quaternary International 2017;435:94-105. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.10.023

Cheng, X; Jiang, SX; Wang, XL; Kellner, AWA. Premaxillary crest variation within the wukongopteridae (reptilia, pterosauria) and comments on cranial structures in pterosaurs. Anais Da Academia Brasileira De Ciencias 2017;89:119-130. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/0001-3765201720160742

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Birke, LL; Cespedes, AM; Schachner, ER; Lailvaux, SP. Cystic calculus in a laboratory -housed green anole (anolis carolinensis). Comparative Medicine 2017;67:112-115.

Paquette, MR; Peel, SA; Schilling, BK; Melcher, DA; Bloomer, RJ. Soreness-related changes in three-dimensional running biomechanics following eccentric knee extensor exercise. European Journal Of Sport Science 2017;17:546-554. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17461391.2017.1290140

Matsuzaka, Y; Sato, E; Kano, T; Aonuma, H; Ishiguro, A. Non-centralized and functionally localized nervous system of ophiuroids: evidence from topical anesthetic experiments. Biology Open 2017;6:425-438. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/bio.019836

Dayananda, B; Ibarguengoytia, N; Whiting, MJ; Webb, JK. Effects of pregnancy on body temperature and locomotor performance of velvet geckos. Journal Of Thermal Biology 2017;65:64-68. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtherbio.2017.02.005

Hamzacebi, H; Morgul, O. On the periodic gait stability of a multi-actuated spring-mass hopper model via partial feedback linearization. Nonlinear Dynamics 2017;88:1237-1256. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11071-016-3307-y

Schnabl-Feichter, E; Tichy, A; Bockstahler, B. Coefficients of variation of ground reaction force measurement in cats. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0171946

Xu, H; Greenland, K; Bloswick, D; Zhao, J; Merryweather, A. Vacuum level effects on gait characteristics for unilateral transtibial amputees with elevated vacuum suspension. Clinical Biomechanics 2017;43:95-101. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2017.02.008

Kim, M; Collins, SH. Once-per-step control of ankle push-off work improves balance in a three-dimensional simulation of bipedal walking. Ieee Transactions On Robotics 2017;33:406-418. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TRO.2016.2636297

Laan, A; de Sagredo, RG; de Polavieja, GG. Signatures of optimal control in pairs of schooling zebrafish. Proceedings Of The Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 2017;284:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2017.0224

Ayari, A; Jelassi, R; Ghemari, C; Nasri-Ammar, K. Locomotor activity pattern in pairs of the subsocial desert isopod hemilepistus reaumurii. Biological Rhythm Research 2017;48:449-457. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09291016.2016.1268337

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Park, J; Sung, DH. Early onset polymyalgia rheumatica: two rare cases under age of 50. Skeletal Radiology 2017;46:837-840. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00256-017-2618-5

Luczkiewicz, P; Daszkiewicz, K; Chroscielewski, J; Witkowski, W; Kuik, L. High meniscal slope angle as a risk factor for meniscal allograft extrusion. Medical Hypotheses 2017;101:48-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mehy.2017.02.003

Beekman, R; Zijlstra, W; Visser, LH. A novel points system to predict the prognosis of ulnar neuropathy at the elbow. Muscle & Nerve 2017;55:698-705. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mus.25406

*METHODS*
Ghazwan, A; Forrest, SM; Holt, CA; Whatling, GM. Can activities of daily living contribute to emg normalization for gait analysis?. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0174670

Wang, YS; Guo, H; Feng, TP; Ju, J; Wang, XL. Acoustic behavior prediction for low-frequency sound quality based on finite element method and artificial neural network. Applied Acoustics 2017;122:62-71. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apacoust.2017.02.009

Watanabe, C. A new world for locomotor organs brought about by portable echography. Journal Of Medical Ultrasonics 2017;44:153-153. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10396-017-0779-4

*MODELING*
Coulter, JD; Weinhandl, JT; Bawab, SY; Ringleb, SI. The effects of navy ship ladder descent on the knee internal joint reaction forces. Radiation Effects And Defects In Solids 2017;172:174-185. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10420150.2017.1290634

Zhan, JM; Li, TZ; Chen, XB; Li, YS. Hydrodynamic analysis of human swimming based on vof method. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2017;20:645-652. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2017.1284822

Pawar, SS; Garcia, GJM; Rhee, JS. Advances in technology for functional rhinoplasty: the next frontier. Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics Of North America 2017;25:263-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fsc.2016.12.009

Kim, HK; Zhang, YX. Estimation of lumbar spinal loading and trunk muscle forces during asymmetric lifting tasks: application of whole-body musculoskeletal modelling in opensim. Ergonomics 2017;60:563-576. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140139.2016.1191679

Hwang, J; Knapik, GG; Dufour, JS; Marras, WS. Curved muscles in biomechanical models of the spine: a systematic literature review. Ergonomics 2017;60:577-588. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140139.2016.1190410

*NEURAL*
Lu, Y; Gao, H; Zhang, M; Chen, B; Yang, HL. Glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor-transfected placenta-derived versus bone marrow-derived mesenchymal cells for treating spinal cord injury. Medical Science Monitor 2017;23:1800-1811. http://dx.doi.org/10.12659/MSM.902754

Zhao, W; Chai, Y; Hou, Y; Wang, DW; Xing, JQ; Yang, C; Fang, QM. Mechanisms responsible for the inhibitory effects of epothilone b on scar formation after spinal cord injury. Neural Regeneration Research 2017;12:478-485. http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/1673-5374.202921

Khalil, B; Cabirol-Pol, MJ; Miguel, L; Whitworth, AJ; Lecourtois, M; Lievens, JC. Enhancing mitofusin/marf ameliorates neuromuscular dysfunction in drosophila models of tdp-43 proteinopathies. Neurobiology Of Aging 2017;54:71-83. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2017.02.016

Chanu, SI; Sarkar, S. Targeted downregulation of dmyc suppresses pathogenesis of human neuronal tauopathies in drosophila by limiting heterochromatin relaxation and tau hyperphosphorylation. Molecular Neurobiology 2017;54:2706-2719. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12035-016-9858-6

Nakamura, T; Nagata, M; Yagi, T; Graybiel, AM; Yamamori, T; Kitsukawa, T. Learning new sequential stepping patterns requires striatal plasticity during the earliest phase of acquisition. European Journal Of Neuroscience 2017;45:901-911. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ejn.13537

Hou, L; Yang, PC; Jiang, F; Liu, Q; Wang, XH; Kang, L. The neuropeptide f/nitric oxide pathway is essential for shaping locomotor plasticity underlying locust phase transition. Elife 2017;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.22526

Hurteau, MF; Thibaudier, Y; Dambreville, C; Chraibi, A; Desrochers, E; Telonio, A; Frigon, A. Nonlinear modulation of cutaneous reflexes with increasing speed of locomotion in spinal cats. Journal Of Neuroscience 2017;37:3896-3912. http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3042-16.2017

Harnidabadi, HG; Rezvani, Z; Bojnordi, MN; Shirinzadeh, H; Seifalian, AM; Joghataei, MT; Razaghpour, M; Alibakhshi, A; Yazdanpanah, A; Salimi, M; Mozafari, M; Urbanska, AM; Reis, RL; Kundu, SC; Gholipourmalekabadi, M. Chitosan-intercalated montmorillonite/poly(vinyl alcohol) nanofibers as a platform to guide neuronlike differentiation of human dental pulp stem cells. Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces 2017;9:11392-11404. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.6b14283

Mao, QX; Yuan, JJ; Xiong, M; Wu, SG; Chen, LY; Bekker, A; Tao, YX; Yang, TD. Role of dorsal root ganglion k-2p i.i in peripheral nerve injury-induced neuropathic pain. Molecular Pain 2017;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1744806917701135

Peterson, CL; Rogers, LM; Bednar, MS; Bryden, AM; Keith, MW; Perreault, EJ; Murray, WM. Posture-dependent corticomotor excitability differs between the transferred biceps in individuals with tetraplegia and the biceps of nonimpaired individuals. Neurorehabilitation And Neural Repair 2017;31:354-363. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1545968316680488

Cordaro, M; Paterniti, I; Siracusa, R; Impellizzeri, D; Esposito, E; Cuzzocrea, S. Ku0063794, a dual mtorc1 and mtorc2 inhibitor, reduces neural tissue damage and locomotor impairment after spinal cord injury in mice. Molecular Neurobiology 2017;54:2415-2427. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12035-016-9827-0

Dutschke, JK; Finnie, JW; Manavis, J; Anderson, RWG. Semiquantitation of axonal injury in traumatically damaged brains using color deconvolution. Applied Immunohistochemistry & Molecular Morphology 2017;25:277-281. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PAI.0000000000000273

Wang, B; Chen, C; Zhang, JT; Song, RX; Yu, XC. Retraction note to: triptolide (tpl) improves locomotor function recovery in rats and reduces inflammation after spinal cord injury (retraction of vol 36, pg 701, 2015). Neurological Sciences 2017;38:707-707. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10072-017-2837-5

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Bamberg, C; Deprest, J; Sindhwani, N; Teichgraberg, U; Guttler, F; Dudenhausen, JW; Kalache, KD; Henrich, W. Evaluating fetal head dimension changes during labor using open magnetic resonance imaging. Journal Of Perinatal Medicine 2017;45:305-308. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/jpm-2016-0005

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Yoganandan, N; Bass, CR; Voo, L; Pintar, FA. Male and female cervical spine biomechanics and anatomy: implication for scaling injury criteria. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2017;139:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4036313

Ranger, TA; Newell, N; Grant, CA; Barker, PJ; Pearcy, MJ. Role of the middle lumbar fascia on spinal mechanics a human biomechanical assessment. Spine 2017;42:69-5253-5769-5254-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0000000000001854

Brummund, M; Brailovski, V; Petit, Y; Facchinello, Y; Mac-Thiong, JM. Impact of anchor type on porcine lumbar biomechanics: finite element modelling and in-vitro validation. Clinical Biomechanics 2017;43:86-94. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2017.02.007

Hsieh, YY; Chen, CH; Tsuang, FY; Wu, LC; Lin, SC; Chiang, CJ. Removal of fixation construct could mitigate adjacent segment stress after lumbosacral fusion: a finite element analysis. Clinical Biomechanics 2017;43:115-120. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2017.02.011

Karius, T; Deborre, C; Wirtz, DC; Burger, C; Prescher, A; Folsch, A; Kabir, K; Pflugmacher, R; Goost, H. Radiofrequency-activated pmma-augmen-tation through cannulated pedicle screws: a cadaver study to determine the biomechanical benefits in the osteoporotic spine. Technology And Health Care 2017;25:327-342. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/THC-161273

Zarghooni, K; Westermann, L; Sobottke, R; Rollinghoff, M; Bredow, J; Siewe, J; Eysel, P; Scheyerer, MJ. Fracture risk of vertebral bodies after cryosurgery using a miniature cryoprobe: a biomechanical in-vitro analysis on human bones. Technology And Health Care 2017;25:343-351. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/THC-161277

NaN. Disordered vertebral and rib morphology in pudgy mice structural relationships to human congenital scoliosis. Disordered Vertebral And Rib Morphology In Pudgy Mice: Structural Relationships To Human Congenital Scoliosis 2016;221:1-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-43151-2_1

Kim, C; Harris, JA; Muzumdar, A; Khalil, S; Sclafani, JA; Raiszadeh, K; Bucklen, BS. The effect of anterior longitudinal ligament resection on lordosis correction during minimally invasive lateral lumbar interbody fusion: biomechanical and radiographic feasibility of an integrated spacer/plate interbody reconstruction device. Clinical Biomechanics 2017;43:102-108. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2017.02.006

Venne, G; Rasquinha, BJ; Kunz, M; Ellis, RE. Rectus capitis posterior minor histological and biomechanical links to the spinal dura mater. Spine 2017;42:69-5254-5469-5255-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0000000000001867

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Gok, K; Inal, S; Gok, A; Pinar, AM. Biomechanical effects of three different configurations in salter harris type 3 distal femoral epiphyseal fractures. Journal Of The Brazilian Society Of Mechanical Sciences And Engineering 2017;39:1069-1077. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40430-016-0666-8

Volkheimer, D; Reichel, H; Wilke, HJ; Lattig, F. Is pelvic fixation the only option to provide additional stability to the sacral anchorage in long lumbar instrumentation? a comparative biomechanical study of new techniques. Clinical Biomechanics 2017;43:34-39. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2017.02.001

Ai, J; Kan, SL; Li, HL; Xu, H; Liu, Y; Ning, GZ; Feng, SQ. Anterior inferior plating versus superior plating for clavicle fracture: a meta-analysis. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-017-1517-1

*ROBOTICS*
Ding, W; Ruan, Q; Yao, YA. Design and locomotion analysis of a novel deformable mobile robot with two spatial reconfigurable platforms and three kinematic chains. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part C-Journal Of Mechanical Engineering Science 2017;231:1481-1499. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954406216641453

Li, ZB; Zhou, CX; Zhu, QG; Xiong, R. Humanoid balancing behavior featured by underactuated foot motion. Ieee Transactions On Robotics 2017;33:298-312. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TRO.2016.2629489

Lee, D; Lui, KY. Passive configuration decomposition and passivity-based control of nonholonomic mechanical systems. Ieee Transactions On Robotics 2017;33:281-297. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TRO.2016.2629492

Tian, YB; Zhang, D; Yao, YA; Kong, XW; Li, YZ. A reconfigurable multi-mode mobile parallel robot. Mechanism And Machine Theory 2017;111:39-65. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mechmachtheory.2017.01.003

Sariyildiz, E; Temeltas, H. Whole body motion control of humanoid robots using bilateral control. Turkish Journal Of Electrical Engineering And Computer Sciences 2017;25:1495-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.3906/elk-1503-207

*REHABILITATION*
Mercier, C; Roosink, M; Bouffard, J; Bouyer, LJ. Promoting gait recovery and limiting neuropathic pain after spinal cord injury: two sides of the same coin?. Neurorehabilitation And Neural Repair 2017;31:315-322. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1545968316680491

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Kipp, S; Taboga, P; Kram, R. Ground reaction forces during steeplechase hurdling and waterjumps. Sports Biomechanics 2017;16:152-165. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2016.1212917

Hahn, H; Vincent, KR; Herman, DC; Chen, C; Zdziarski, LA; Morgan, C; Vincent, HK. Biomechanical, metabolic and cardiopulmonary responses of masters recreational runners during running at different speeds. Research In Sports Medicine 2017;25:118-131. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15438627.2017.1282359

Reddy, P; Dias, I; Holland, C; Campbell, N; Nagar, I; Connolly, L; Krustrup, P; Hubball, H. Walking football as sustainable exercise for older adults - a pilot investigation. European Journal Of Sport Science 2017;17:638-645. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17461391.2017.1298671

Solomito, MJ; Ferreira, JV; Nissen, CW. Biomechanical differences between left- and right-handed baseball pitchers. Sports Biomechanics 2017;16:143-151. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2016.1186725

Kim, TG; So, WY. Comparison of knee characteristics between professional and amateur golfers during the downswing. Technology And Health Care 2017;25:299-310. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/THC-161266

Seymore, KD; Domire, ZJ; DeVita, P; Rider, PM; Kulas, AS. The effect of nordic hamstring strength training on muscle architecture, stiffness, and strength. European Journal Of Applied Physiology 2017;117:943-953. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00421-017-3583-3

Naczk, M; Lopacinski, A; Brzenczek-Owczarzak, W; Arlet, J; Naczk, A; Adach, Z. Influence of short-term inertial training on swimming performance in young swimmers. European Journal Of Sport Science 2017;17:369-377. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17461391.2016.1241304

Wang, E; Nyberg, SK; Hoff, J; Zhao, J; Leivseth, G; Torhaug, T; Husby, OS; Helgerud, J; Richardson, RS. Impact of maximal strength training on work efficiency and muscle fiber type in the elderly: implications for physical function and fall prevention. Experimental Gerontology 2017;91:64-71. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.exger.2017.02.071

Wasser, JG; Zaremski, JL; Herman, DC; Vincent, HK. Prevalence and proposed mechanisms of chronic low back pain in baseball: part i. Research In Sports Medicine 2017;25:219-230. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15438627.2017.1282361

Silveira, RP; Stergiou, P; Carpes, FP; Castro, FAD; Katz, L; Stefanyshyn, DJ. Validity of a portable force platform for assessing biomechanical parameters in three different tasks. Sports Biomechanics 2017;16:177-186. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2016.1213875

Challoumas, D; Stavrou, A; Dimitrakakis, G. The volleyball athlete's shoulder: biomechanical adaptations and injury associations. Sports Biomechanics 2017;16:220-237. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2016.1222629

Soncin, R; Mezencio, B; Ferreira, JC; Rodrigues, SA; Huebner, R; Serrao, JC; Szmuchrowski, L. Determination of a quantitative parameter to evaluate swimming technique based on the maximal tethered swimming test. Sports Biomechanics 2017;16:248-257. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2016.1231836

Kipp, K; Meinerz, C. A biomechanical comparison of successful and unsuccessful power clean attempts. Sports Biomechanics 2017;16:272-282. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2016.1249939

Romero-Franco, N; Jimenez-Reyes, P; Castano-Zambudio, A; Capelo-Ramirez, F; Rodriguez-Juan, JJ; Gonzalez-Hernandez, J; Toscano-Bendala, FJ; Cuadrado-Penafiel, V; Balsalobre-Fernandez, C. Sprint performance and mechanical outputs computed with an iphone app: comparison with existing reference methods. European Journal Of Sport Science 2017;17:386-392. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17461391.2016.1249031

Koshida, S; Ishii, T; Matsuda, T; Hashimoto, T. Biomechanics of judo backward breakfall for different throwing techniques in novice judokas. European Journal Of Sport Science 2017;17:417-424. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17461391.2016.1268652

Ciacci, S; Merni, F; Bartolomei, S; Di Michele, R. Sprint start kinematics during competition in elite and world-class male and female sprinters. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:1270-1278. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1221519

Bruce, O; Moull, K; Fischer, S. Principal components analysis to characterise fatigue-related changes in technique: application to double under jump rope. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:1300-1309. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1221523

Sporri, J; Kroll, J; Gilgien, M; Muller, E. Sidecut radius and the mechanics of turning-equipment designed to reduce risk of severe traumatic knee injuries in alpine giant slalom ski racing. British Journal Of Sports Medicine 2016;50:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2015-095737

King, M; Hau, A; Blenkinsop, G. The effect of ball impact location on racket and forearm joint angle changes for one-handed tennis backhand groundstrokes. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:1231-1238. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1211308

Hasegawa, Y; Fujii, K; Miura, A; Yamamoto, Y. Resolution of low-velocity control in golf putting differentiates professionals from amateurs. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:1239-1246. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1218037

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Kraeutler, MJ; Wolsky, RM; Vidal, AF; Bravman, JT. Anatomy and biomechanics of the native and reconstructed anterior cruciate ligament: surgical implications. Journal Of Bone And Joint Surgery-American Volume 2017;99:438-445. http://dx.doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.16.00754

Pozzi, F; Di Stasi, S; Zeni, JA; Barrios, JA. Single-limb drop landing biomechanics in active individuals with and without a history of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a total support analysis. Clinical Biomechanics 2017;43:28-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2017.01.020

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Li, H; Sun, JJ; Li, J; Yang, HF; Luo, XY; Chen, JL; Xie, L; Huo, FJ; Zhu, T; Guo, WH; Tian, WD. Xenogeneic bio-root prompts the constructive process characterized by macrophage phenotype polarization in rodents and nonhuman primates. Advanced Healthcare Materials 2017;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adhm.201601112

Todros, S; Pavan, PG; Pachera, P; Natali, AN. Synthetic surgical meshes used in abdominal wall surgery: part iibiomechanical aspects. Journal Of Biomedical Materials Research Part B-Applied Biomaterials 2017;105:892-903. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.33584

Goncalves, FAMM; Fonseca, AC; Domingos, M; Gloria, A; Serra, AC; Coelho, JFJ. The potential of unsaturated polyesters in biomedicine and tissue engineering: synthesis, structure-properties relationships and additive manufacturing. Progress In Polymer Science 2017;68:1-34. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2016.12.008

Griffin, MF; Leung, BC; Premakumar, Y; Szarko, M; Butler, PE. Comparison of the mechanical properties of different skin sites for auricular and nasal reconstruction. Journal Of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery 2017;46:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40463-017-0210-6

Perisic, T; Zhang, ZY; Foehr, P; Hopfner, U; Klutz, K; Burgkart, RH; Slobodianski, A; Goeldner, M; Machens, HG; Schilling, AF. Biodegradable poly (lactic acid-co-glycolic acid) scaffolds as carriers for geneticallymodified fibroblasts. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0174860

Singh, A; Lee, D; Sopko, N; Matsui, H; Sabnekar, P; Liu, XP; Elisseeff, J; Schoenberg, MP; Pienta, K; Bivalacqua, TJ. Biomanufacturing seamless tubular and hollow collagen scaffolds with unique design features and biomechanical properties. Advanced Healthcare Materials 2017;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adhm.201601136

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Singleton, MD. Differential protective effects of motorcycle helmets against head injury. Traffic Injury Prevention 2017;18:387-392. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15389588.2016.1211271

Blau, S. How traumatic: a review of the role of the forensic anthropologist in the examination and interpretation of skeletal trauma. Australian Journal Of Forensic Sciences 2017;49:261-280. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00450618.2016.1153715

Scheirs, S; Malgosa, A; Sanchez-Molina, D; Ortega-Sanchez, M; Velazquez-Ameijide, J; Arregui-Dalmases, C; Medallo-Muniz, J; Galtes, I. New insights in the analysis of blunt force trauma in human bones. preliminary results. International Journal Of Legal Medicine 2017;131:867-875. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00414-016-1514-1

Jenny, CA; Bertocci, G; Fukuda, T; Rangarajan, N; Shams, T. Biomechanical response of the infant head to shaking: an experimental investigation. Journal Of Neurotrauma 2017;34:1579-1588. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2016.4687

Ogier, M; Belmeguenai, A; Lieutaud, T; Georges, B; Bouvard, S; Carre, E; Canini, F; Bezin, L. Cognitive deficits and inflammatory response resulting from mild-to-moderate traumatic brain injury in rats are exacerbated by repeated pre-exposure to an innate stress stimulus. Journal Of Neurotrauma 2017;34:1645-1657. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2016.4741

Sindelar, B; Bailes, J; Sherman, S; Finan, J; Stone, J; Lee, J; Ahmadian, S; Zhou, Y; Patel, V; Smith, D. Effect of internal jugular vein compression on intracranial hemorrhage in a porcine controlled cortical impact model. Journal Of Neurotrauma 2017;34:1703-1709. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2016.4648

Yan, WY; Sossou, G; Rajan, R. A multi-body dynamics study on a weight-drop test of rat brain injury. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2017;20:602-616. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2017.1280733

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Van De Gucht, T; Saeys, W; Van Weyenberg, S; Lauwers, L; Mertens, K; Vandaele, L; Vangeyte, J; Van Nuffel, A. Automatically measured variables related to tenderness of hoof placement and weight distribution are valuable indicators for lameness in dairy cows. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 2017;189:13-22. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.applanim.2017.01.011

Passos, LT; da Cruz, EA; Fischer, V; da Porciuncula, GC; Werncke, D; Dalto, AGC; Stumpf, MT; Vizzotto, EF; da Silveira, IDB. Dairy cows change locomotion score and sensitivity to pain with trimming and infectious or non-infectious lesions. Tropical Animal Health And Production 2017;49:851-856. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11250-017-1273-0

Vincze, A; Szabo, C; Veres, S; Uto, D; Hevesi, AT. Fitness improvement of show jumping horses with deep water treadmill training. Veterinarni Medicina 2017;62:192-199. http://dx.doi.org/10.17221/135/2016-VETMED

Zhang, Q; Xu, K; Ding, XL. Investigation of feet functions of large ruminants with a decoupled model of equivalent mechanism. Biology Open 2017;6:407-414. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/bio.023630

Proskura, WS; Lukaszewicz, A; Dzierzba, E; Cichon, D; Zaborski, D; Grzesiak, W; Dybus, A. Th e cys83gly amino acid substitution in feather keratin is associated with pigeon performance in long-distance races. Veterinarni Medicina 2017;62:221-225. http://dx.doi.org/10.17221/271/2015-VETMED

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Dadarlat, MC; Stryker, MP. Locomotion enhances neural encoding of visual stimuli in mouse v1. Journal Of Neuroscience 2017;37:3764-3775. http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2728-16.2017

Kurysheva, NI; Parshunina, OA; Shatalova, EO; Kiseleva, TN; Lagutin, MB; Fomin, AV. Value of structural and hemodynamic parameters for the early detection of primary open-angle glaucoma. Current Eye Research 2017;42:411-417. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02713683.2016.1184281

Karimi, A; Razaghi, R; Navidbakhsh, M; Sera, T; Kudo, S. Computing the influences of different intraocular pressures on the human eye components using computational fluid-structure interaction model. Technology And Health Care 2017;25:285-297. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/THC-161280

McAnena, L; Doyle, F; O'Keefe, M. Cross-linking in children with keratoconus: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Acta Ophthalmologica 2017;95:229-239. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aos.13224

Dietrich, H; Glasauer, S; Straka, H. Functional organization of vestibulo-ocular responses in abducens motoneurons. Journal Of Neuroscience 2017;37:4032-4045. http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2626-16.2017

Hanna, M; Fung, J; Lamontagne, A. Multisensory control of a straight locomotor trajectory. Journal Of Vestibular Research-Equilibrium & Orientation 2017;27:17-25. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/VES-170603

Sienko, KH; Whitney, SL; Carender, WJ; Wall, C. The role of sensory augmentation for people with vestibular deficits: real-time balance aid and/or rehabilitation device?. Journal Of Vestibular Research-Equilibrium & Orientation 2017;27:63-76. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/VES-170606

Kao, ST; Lee, SH; Chen, YC. Late-onset hypotony maculopathy after trabeculectomy in a highly myopic patient with juvenile open-angle glaucoma. Journal Of Glaucoma 2017;26:69-4951-5569-4952-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/IJG.0000000000000485

*WHEELCHAIR*
Quaglia, G; Nisi, M. Design of a self-leveling cam mechanism for a stair climbing wheelchair. Mechanism And Machine Theory 2017;112:84-104. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mechmachtheory.2017.02.003

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Samson, M; Bernard, A; Monnet, T; Lacouture, P; David, L. Unsteady computational fluid dynamics in front crawl swimming. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2017;20:783-793. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2017.1302434