LITERATURE UPDATE
August 20 - August 26, 2015
Literature search for biomech* or locomot*

Wouter Hoogkamer, Ph.D.
Locomotion Lab, University of Colorado
Department of Kinesiology, KU Leuven


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*BONE*
Adamski, KN; Loyd, AM; Samost, A; Myers, B; Nightingale, R; Smith, K; Bass, CR. Pediatric coronal suture fiber alignment and the effect of interdigitation on coronal suture mechanical properties. Annals Of Biomedical Engineering 2015;43:2101-2111. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-015-1275-x

Zhou, GQ; He, W; Pang, ZH; Chen, XM; Chen, ZQ; Zhang, QW; Fang, B; Chen, D. Share relationship adjustment of femoral head necrosis through biomaterial allograft bone. Journal Of Biomaterials And Tissue Engineering 2015;5:208-212. http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jbt.2015.1277

Chen, XF; Huang, HM; Li, XL; Liu, GJ; Zhang, H. Slightly focused high-energy shockwave therapy: a potential adjuvant treatment for osteoporotic fracture. International Journal Of Clinical And Experimental Medicine 2015;8:5044-5054.

Zhang, WL; Meng, HZ; Yang, MW. Regulation of dmt1 on bone microstructure in type 2 diabetes. International Journal Of Medical Sciences 2015;12:441-449. http://dx.doi.org/10.7150/ijms.11986

*BOTANY*
Zhao, ZL; Zhao, HP; Li, BW; Nie, BD; Feng, XQ; Gao, HJ. Biomechanical tactics of chiral growth in emergent aquatic macrophytes. Scientific Reports 2015;5:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep12610

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Caulk, AW; Soler, J; Platt, MO; Gleason, RL. Efavirenz treatment causes arterial stiffening in apolipoprotein e-null mice. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2176-2180. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.05.010

Raut, SS; Liu, P; Finol, EA. An approach for patient-specific multi-domain vascular mesh generation featuring spatially varying wall thickness modeling. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1972-1981. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.006

Alzahrany, M; Banerjee, A. A biomechanical model of pendelluft induced lung injury. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1804-1810. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.046

Perrin, D; Badel, P; Orgeas, L; Geindreau, C; Dumenil, A; Albertini, JN; Avril, S. Patient-specific numerical simulation of stent-graft deployment: validation on three clinical cases. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1868-1875. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.031

Borojeni, AAT; Noga, ML; Martin, AR; Finlay, WH. Validation of airway resistance models for predicting pressure loss through anatomically realistic conducting airway replicas of adults and children. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1988-1996. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.03.035

Wang, SJ; Zhao, SJ; Wang, YS; Yu, T; Luo, M. Effects of estrogen intervention on the biomechanical characteristics of serum sod, mda, and middle cerebral artery in aged female rats. Clinical And Experimental Obstetrics & Gynecology 2015;42:295-299.

Farsad, M; Zeinali-Davarani, S; Choi, J; Baek, S. Computational growth and remodeling of abdominal aortic aneurysms constrained by the spine. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2015;137:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4031019

Trabelsi, O; Davis, FM; Rodriguez-Matas, JF; Duprey, A; Avril, S. Patient specific stress and rupture analysis of ascending thoracic aneurysms. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1836-1843. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.035

Colic, M; Pantovic, S; Jeremic, M; Jokovic, V; Obradovic, Z; Rosic, M. Transport of low-density lipoprotein into the blood vessel wall during atherogenic diet in the isolated rabbit carotid artery. Circulation Journal 2015;79:1846-1852. http://dx.doi.org/10.1253/circj.CJ-14-1316

Riveros, F; Martufi, G; Gasser, TC; Rodriguez-Matas, JF. On the impact of intraluminal thrombus mechanical behavior in aaa passive mechanics. Annals Of Biomedical Engineering 2015;43:2253-2264. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-015-1267-x

Soleimani, E; Mokhtari-Dizaji, M; Saberi, H. A novel non-invasive ultrasonic method to assess total axial stress of the common carotid artery wall in healthy and atherosclerotic men. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1860-1867. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.032

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Nagayama, K; Hamaji, Y; Sato, Y; Matsumoto, T. Mechanical trapping of the nucleus on micropillared surfaces inhibits the proliferation of vascular smooth muscle cells but not cervical cancer hela cells. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1796-1803. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.05.004

*COMPARATIVE*
Giljov, A; Karenina, K; Ingram, J; Malashichev, Y. Parallel emergence of true handedness in the evolution of marsupials and placentals. Current Biology 2015;25:1878-1884. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2015.05.043

Tamburello, N; Cote, IM; Dulvy, NK. Energy and the scaling of animal space use. American Naturalist 2015;186:196-211. http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/682070

Plummer, J. Biomechanics square strength. Nature Materials 2015;14:750-750.

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Cardoso, MV; Vandamme, K; Chaudhari, A; De Rycker, J; Van Meerbeek, B; Naert, I; Duyck, J. Dental implant macro-design features can impact the dynamics of osseointegration. Clinical Implant Dentistry And Related Research 2015;17:639-645. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cid.12178

Miguel-Sanchez, A; Vilaplana-Vivo, J; Vilaplana-Vivo, C; Vilaplana-Gomez, JA; Camacho-Alonso, F. Accuracy of quantitative computed tomography bone mineral density measurements in mandibles: a cadaveric study. Clinical Implant Dentistry And Related Research 2015;17:693-699. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cid.12168

Ernst, S; Stubinger, S; Schupbach, P; Sidler, M; Klein, K; Ferguson, SJ; von Rechenberg, B. Comparison of two dental implant surface modifications on implants with same macrodesign: an experimental study in the pelvic sheep model. Clinical Oral Implants Research 2015;26:898-908. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/clr.12411

Oguz, Y; Watanabe, ER; Reis, JM; Spin-Neto, R; Gabrielli, MA; Pereira, VA. In vitro biomechanical comparison of six different fixation methods following 5-mm sagittal split advancement osteotomies. International Journal Of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery 2015;44:984-988. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijom.2014.11.019

Ribolla, EL; Rizzo, P. Modeling the electromechanical impedance technique for the assessment of dental implant stability. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1713-1720. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.05.020

Topkaya, T; Solmaz, MY. The effect of implant number and position on the stress behavior of mandibular implant retained overdentures: a three-dimensional finite element analysis. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2102-2109. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.03.006

Antic, S; Vukicevic, AM; Milasinovic, M; Saveljic, I; Jovicic, G; Filipovic, N; Rakocevic, Z; Djuric, M. Impact of the lower third molar presence and position on the fragility of mandibular angle and condyle: a three-dimensional finite element study. Journal Of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery 2015;43:870-878. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcms.2015.03.025

*ERGONOMICS*
Longatti, P; Marton, E; Feletti, A; Falzarano, M; Canova, G; Sorbara, C. Carbon dioxide field flooding reduces the hemodynamic effects of venous air embolism occurring in the sitting position. Childs Nervous System 2015;31:1321-1326. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00381-015-2742-2

Kinoshita, S; Kiyama, R; Yoshimoto, Y. Effect of handrail height on sit-to-stand movement. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0133747

Kim, SS; Her, JG; Ko, TS. Effect of different hand positions on trunk and shoulder kinematics and reaction forces in sitting pivot transfer. Journal Of Physical Therapy Science 2015;27:2307-2311.

Carvalho, CCS; Souza, CD; Tinoco, IDF; Santos, LV; Minette, LJ; da Silva, EP. Activities and ergonomics of workers in broiler hatcheries. Brazilian Journal Of Poultry Science 2015;17:123-136. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1516-635x1702123-136

Davis, KG; Kotowski, SE. Prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders for nurses in hospitals, long-term care facilities, and home health care: a comprehensive review. Human Factors 2015;57:754-792. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0018720815581933

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Farrokhi, S; Meholic, B; Chuang, WN; Gustafson, JA; Fitzgerald, GK; Tashman, S. Altered frontal and transverse plane tibiofemoral kinematics and patellofemoral malatignments during downhill gait in patients with mixed knee osteoarthritis. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1707-1712. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015,05.015

Yen, SC; Schmit, BD; Wu, M. Using swing resistance and assistance to improve gait symmetry in individuals post-stroke. Human Movement Science 2015;42:212-224. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2015.05.010

Milligan, A; Mills, C; Corbett, J; Scurr, J. The influence of breast support on torso, pelvis and arm kinematics during a five kilometer treadmill run. Human Movement Science 2015;42:246-260. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2015.05.008

Catavitello, G; Ivanenko, YP; Lacquaniti, F. Planar covariation of hindlimb and forelimb elevation angles during terrestrial and aquatic locomotion of dogs. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0133936

Reissman, ME; Dhaher, YY. A functional tracking task to assess frontal plane motor control in post stroke gait. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1782-1788. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.05.008

Castro, MP; Pataky, TC; Sole, G; Vilas-Boas, JP. Pooling sexes when assessing ground reaction forces during walking: statistical parametric mapping versus traditional approach. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2162-2165. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.05.027

Mentiplay, BF; Perraton, LG; Bower, KJ; Pua, YH; McGaw, R; Heywood, S; Clark, RA. Gait assessment using the microsoft xbox one kinect: concurrent validity and inter-day reliability of spatiotemporal and kinematic variables. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2166-2170. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.05.021

Obayashi, I; Aoi, S; Tsuchiya, K; Kokubu, H. Common formation mechanism of basin of attraction for bipedal walking models by saddle hyperbolicity and hybrid dynamics. Japan Journal Of Industrial And Applied Mathematics 2015;32:315-332. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13160-015-0181-9

Berki, V; Boswell, MA; Ciltea, D; Guseila, LM; Goss, L; Barnes, S; Berme, N; McMillan, GR; Davis, BL. Expanded butterfly plots: a new method to analyze simultaneous pressure and shear on the plantar skin surface during gait. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2214-2216. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.03.025

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Shu, Y; Mei, QC; Fernandez, J; Li, ZY; Feng, N; Gu, YD. Foot morphological difference between habitually shod and unshod runners. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0131385

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Kay, AG; Hoyland, JA; Rooney, P; Kearney, JN; Pegg, DE. A liquidus tracking approach to the cryopreservation of human cartilage allografts. Cryobiology 2015;71:77-84. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cryobiol.2015.05.005

Otter, SJ; Agalliu, B; Baer, N; Hales, G; Harvey, K; James, K; Keating, R; McConnell, W; Nelson, R; Qureshi, S; Ryan, S; John, AS; Waddington, H; Warren, K; Wong, D. The reliability of a smartphone goniometer application compared with a traditional goniometer for measuring first metatarsophalangeal joint dorsiflexion. Journal Of Foot And Ankle Research 2015;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13047-015-0088-3

Nimeskern, L; Pleumeekers, MM; Pawson, DJ; Koevoet, WLM; Lehtoviita, I; Soyka, MB; Roosli, C; Holzmann, D; van Osch, GJVM; Muller, R; Stok, KS. Mechanical and biochemical mapping of human auricular cartilage for reliable assessment of tissue-engineered constructs. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1721-1729. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.05.019

Willemot, L; Thoreson, A; Breighner, R; Hooke, A; Verborgt, O; An, KN. Mid-range shoulder instability modeled as a cam-follower mechanism. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2227-2231. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.02.053

Huayamave, V; Rose, C; Serra, S; Jones, B; Divo, E; Moslehy, F; Kassab, AJ; Price, CT. A patient-specific model of the biomechanics of hip reduction for neonatal developmental dysplasia of the hip: investigation of strategies for low to severe grades of developmental dysplasia of the hip. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2026-2033. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.03.031

Sharma, GB; Kuntze, G; Kukulski, D; Ronsky, JL. Validating dual fluoroscopy system capabilities for determining in-vivo knee joint soft tissue deformation: a strategy for registration error management. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2181-2185. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.045

*METHODS*
Chorin, F; Rahmani, A; Beaune, B; Cornu, C. Determination of reliable force platform parameters and number of trial to evaluate sit-to-stand movement. Aging Clinical And Experimental Research 2015;27:473-482. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40520-014-0294-z

Mora-Macias, J; Reina-Romo, E; Morgaz, J; Dominguez, J. In vivo gait analysis during bone transport. Annals Of Biomedical Engineering 2015;43:2090-2100. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-015-1262-2

*MUSCLE*
Bosmans, L; Valente, G; Wesseling, M; Van Campen, A; De Groote, F; De Schutter, J; Jonkers, I. Sensitivity of predicted muscle forces during gait to anatomical variability in musculotendon geometry. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2116-2123. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.02.052

Bolsterlee, B; Vardy, AN; van der Helm, FCT; Veeger, HEJ. The effect of scaling physiological cross-sectional area on musculoskeletal model predictions. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1760-1768. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.05.005

*NEURAL*
Zhang, ZJ; Li, YJ; Liu, XG; Huang, FX; Liu, TJ; Jiang, DM; Lv, XM; Luo, M. Human umbilical cord blood stem cells and brain-derived neurotrophic factor for optic nerve injury: a biomechanical evaluation. Neural Regeneration Research 2015;10:1134-1138. http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/1673-5374.160110

Jiang, J; Azim, E; Ekerot, CF; Alstermark, B. Direct and indirect spino-cerebellar pathways: shared ideas but different functions in motor control. Frontiers In Computational Neuroscience 2015;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fncom.2015.00075

Wang, DC; Lin, YY; Lin, HT. Recovery of motor coordination after exercise is correlated to enhancement of brain-derived neurotrophic factor in lactational vanadium-exposed rats. Neuroscience Letters 2015;600:232-237. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neulet.2015.06.036

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Sanabria-Martinez, G; Garcia-Hermoso, A; Poyatos-Leon, R; Alvarez-Bueno, C; Sanchez-Lopez, M; Martinez-Vizcaino, V. Effectiveness of physical activity interventions on preventing gestational diabetes mellitus and excessive maternal weight gain: a meta-analysis. Bjog-An International Journal Of Obstetrics And Gynaecology 2015;122:1167-1174. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.13429

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Hu, BY; Ning, XP. The changes of trunk motion rhythm and spinal loading during trunk flexion and extension motions caused by lumbar muscle fatigue. Annals Of Biomedical Engineering 2015;43:2112-2119. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-015-1248-0

Ross, GB; Mavor, M; Brown, SHM; Graham, RB. The effects of experimentally induced low back pain on spine rotational stiffness and local dynamic stability. Annals Of Biomedical Engineering 2015;43:2120-2130. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-015-1268-9

Godzik, J; Ravindra, VM; Ray, WZ; Schmidt, MH; Bisson, EF; Dailey, AT. Comparison of structural allograft and traditional autograft technique in occipitocervical fusion: radiological and clinical outcomes from a single institution. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Spine 2015;23:144-152. http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2014.12.SPINE14535

Healy, AT; Mageswaran, P; Lubelski, D; Rosenbaum, BP; Matheus, V; Benzel, EC; Mroz, TE. Thoracic range of motion, stability, and correlation to imaging-determined degeneration. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Spine 2015;23:170-177. http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2014.12.SPINE131112

Simmonds, AM; Rampersaud, YR; Dvorak, MF; Dea, N; Melnyk, AD; Fisher, CG. Defining the inherent stability of degenerative spondylolisthesis: a systematic review. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Spine 2015;23:178-189. http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2014.11.SPINE1426

Arnold, PM; Friis, EA. Biomechanical effects of interspinous process devices using a hybrid testing protocol. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Spine 2015;23:197-198. http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2014.12.SPINE14419

Erbulut, DU; Zafarparandeh, I; Ozer, AF. Biomechanical effects of interspinous process devices using a hybrid testing protocol response. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Spine 2015;23:198-199.

Erbulut, DU; Zafarparandeh, I; Hassan, CR; Lazoglu, I; Ozer, AF. Determination of the biomechanical effect of an interspinous process device on implanted and adjacent lumbar spinal segments using a hybrid testing protocol: a finite-element study. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Spine 2015;23:200-208.

Shen, Y; Zhong, WY. Can biomechanical studies make no distinction between different lumbar levels?. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Spine 2015;23:259-260.

Fogel, GR; Ryu, SI; Parikh, RD; Turner, AWL. Can biomechanical studies make no distinction between different lumbar levels? response. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Spine 2015;23:260-261.

Mannen, EM; Anderson, JT; Arnold, PM; Friis, EA. Mechanical analysis of the human cadaveric thoracic spine with intact rib cage. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2060-2066. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.03.021

McMann, LJ; Gjeka, R; Al-Mahdawi, R; Sabbagh, H; Reynolds, D; Ido, F; Kumar, S; Kulairi, Z; Naseer, M. A case of cervical manipulation causing stroke & exploring its biomechanics.. Journal Of General Internal Medicine 2015;30:83-5150-5783-5150-57.

Dong, J; Lu, M; Lu, T; Liang, BB; Xu, JK; Qin, J; Cai, X; Huang, SH; Wang, D; Li, HP; He, XJ. Artificial disc and vertebra system: a novel motion preservation device for cervical spinal disease after vertebral corpectomy. Clinics 2015;70:493-499. http://dx.doi.org/10.6061/clinics/2015(07)06

May, Z; Fouad, K; Shum-Siu, A; Magnuson, DSK. Challenges of animal models in sci research: effects of pre-injury task-specific training in adult rats before lesion. Behavioural Brain Research 2015;291:26-35. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbr.2015.04.058

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Juvonen, T; Nuutinen, JP; Koistinen, AP; Kroger, H; Lappalainen, R. Biomechanical evaluation of bone screw fixation with a novel bone cement. Biomedical Engineering Online 2015;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12938-015-0069-6

Hohloch, L; Konstantinidis, L; Wagner, FC; Strohm, PC; Sudkamp, NP; Reising, K. Biomechanical evaluation of a new technique for external fixation of unstable supracondylar humerus fractures in children. Technology And Health Care 2015;23:453-461. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/THC-150905

Ding, LJ; Liu, XM; Liu, CL; Liu, YL. A clinical study of the rotational alignment of the femoral component in total knee arthroplasty. Journal Of Physical Therapy Science 2015;27:2077-2081.

Salehghaffari, S; Dhaher, YY. A phenomenological contact model: understanding the graft-tunnel interaction in anterior cruciate ligament reconstructive surgery. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1844-1851. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.034

Yu, YD; Wu, T; Tian, FT; Shang, YT; Yu, XF; Bai, YB; Han, CL. Ulnar impaction syndrome with different operative methods: a comparative biomechanical study. International Journal Of Clinical And Experimental Medicine 2015;8:5715-5722.

Peng, Y; Khavari, R; Nakib, NA; Stewart, JN; Boone, TB; Zhang, YC. The single-incision sling to treat female stress urinary incontinence: a dynamic computational study of outcomes and risk factors. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2015;137:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4030978

Nagasao, T; Hamamoto, Y; Tamai, M; Kudo, H; Ensako, T; Kogure, T; Takano, N; Tanaka, Y. The "sea" should not be operated on in scar revision for "island-like" scars. Medical Hypotheses 2015;85:215-218. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mehy.2015.04.026

Schuetz, M; Huttmacher, D; Reeve-Johnson, L. Pharmacology and biomechanics of fracture healing: a translational research approach to the development of human orthopaedic scaffolds. Journal Of Veterinary Pharmacology And Therapeutics 2015;38:167-168.

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Iodice, P; Scuderi, N; Saggini, R; Pezzulo, G. Multiple timescales of body schema reorganization due to plastic surgery. Human Movement Science 2015;42:54-70. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2015.04.009

Doherty, C; Bleakley, C; Hertel, J; Caulfield, B; Ryan, J; Delahunt, E. Dynamic balance deficits 6 months following first-time acute lateral ankle sprain: a laboratory analysis. Journal Of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy 2015;45:626-633. http://dx.doi.org/10.2519/jospt.2015.5653

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Zhang, F; Liu, M; Huang, H. Investigation of timing to switch control mode in powered knee prostheses during task transitions. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0133965

Decker, S; Kramer, M; Marten, AK; Pfeifer, R; Wesling, V; Neunaber, C; Hurschler, C; Krettek, C; Muller, CW. A nickel-titanium shape memory alloy plate for contactless inverse dynamization after internal fixation in a sheep tibia fracture model: a pilot study. Technology And Health Care 2015;23:463-474. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/THC-150912

Tang, SC. A low-operating-voltage wireless intermediate-range scheme for energy and signal transmission by magnetic coupling for implantable devices. Ieee Journal Of Emerging And Selected Topics In Power Electronics 2015;3:242-251. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JESTPE.2014.2314388

*ROBOTICS*
Woods, S; Constandinou, T. Engineering micromechanical systems for the next generation wireless capsule endoscopy. Biomed Research International 2015;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/741867

*REHABILITATION*
Johanson, MA; Armstrong, M; Hopkins, C; Keen, ML; Robinson, M; Stephenson, S. Gastrocnemius stretching program: more effective in increasing ankle/rear-foot dorsiflexion when subtalar joint positioned in pronation than in supination. Journal Of Sport Rehabilitation 2015;24:307-314. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jsr.2014-0191

Leibbrandt, DC; Louw, QA. The use of mcconnell taping to correct abnormal biomechanics and muscle activation patterns in subjects with anterior knee pain: a systematic review. Journal Of Physical Therapy Science 2015;27:2395-2404.

Malmir, K; Olyaei, GR; Talebian, S; Jamshidi, AA. Comparing the effects of peroneal muscle fatigue and cyclic loading on ankle neuromuscular control during lateral-hop landing. Journal Of Sport Rehabilitation 2015;24:293-299. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jsr.2014-0165

Molka, AZ; Lisinski, P; Huber, J. Visual biofeedback exercises for improving body balance control after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Journal Of Physical Therapy Science 2015;27:2357-2360.

Fakhoury, M. Spinal cord injury: overview of experimental approaches used to restore locomotor activity. Reviews In The Neurosciences 2015;26:397-405. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/revneuro-2015-0001

Wernig, A. No dawn yet of a new age in spinal cord rehabilitation. Brain 2015;138:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/brain/awu371

Wang, W; Liu, S; Jiang, SC; Ruan, HJ; He, N; Fan, CY. Limited medial and lateral approaches to treat stiff elbows. Orthopedics 2015;38:69-5255-5569-5256-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150603-55

Vielgut, I; Gregori, M; Holzer, LA; Glehr, M; Hashemi, S; Platzer, P. Limb salvage and functional outcomes among patients with traumatic popliteal artery injury: a review of 64 cases. Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift 2015;127:561-566. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00508-015-0715-9

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Mei, QC; Fernandez, J; Fu, WJ; Feng, N; Gu, YD. A comparative biomechanical analysis of habitually unshod and shod runners based on a foot morphological difference. Human Movement Science 2015;42:38-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2015.04.007

Agresta, C; Brown, A. Gait retraining for injured and healthy runners using augmented feedback: a systematic literature review. Journal Of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy 2015;45:576-584. http://dx.doi.org/10.2519/jospt.2015.5823

Reardon, C; Tobin, DP; Delahunt, E. Application of individualized speed thresholds to interpret position specific running demands in elite professional rugby union: a gps study. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0133410

Ho, YH; Lin, CF; Chang, CH; Wu, HW. Effect of ankle kinesio taping on vertical jump with run-up and countermovement jump in athletes with ankle functional instability. Journal Of Physical Therapy Science 2015;27:2087-2090.

An, W; Rainbow, MJ; Cheung, RTH. Effects of surface inclination on the vertical loading rates and landing pattern during the first attempt of barefoot running in habitual shod runners. Biomed Research International 2015;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/240153

Peng, HT; Chen, WC; Kernozek, TW; Kim, K; Song, CY. Influences of patellofemoral pain and fatigue in female dancers during ballet jump-landing. International Journal Of Sports Medicine 2015;36:747-753. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0035-1547220

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Kiapour, AM; Kiapour, A; Goel, VK; Quatman, CE; Wordeman, SC; Hewett, TE; Demetropoulos, CK. Uni-directional coupling between tibiofemoral frontal and axial plane rotation supports valgus collapse mechanism of acl injury. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1745-1751. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomech.2015.05.017

Marouane, H; Shirazi-Adl, A; Hashemi, J. Quantification of the role of tibial posterior slope in knee joint mechanics and acl force in simulated gait. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1899-1905. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.017

Thornton, GM; Bailey, SJ; Schwab, TD. Time-dependent damage in predictions of fatigue behaviour of normal and healing ligaments. Mechanics Of Time-Dependent Materials 2015;19:335-349. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11043-015-9267-7

Halilaj, E; Rainbow, MJ; Moore, DC; Laidlaw, DH; Weiss, APC; Ladd, AL; Crisco, JJ. In vivo recruitment patterns in the anterior oblique and dorsoradial ligaments of the first carpometacarpal joint. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1893-1898. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.028

Gordon, JA; Freedman, BR; Zuskov, A; Iozzo, RV; Birk, DE; Soslowsky, LJ. Achilles tendons from decorin- and biglycan-null mouse models have inferior mechanical and structural properties predicted by an image-based empirical damage model. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2110-2115. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.02.058

Ozada, N. Effect of six degrees of freedom knee kinematics on ligament length and moment arm in an intact knee model. Technology And Health Care 2015;23:485-494. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/THC-150916

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Wang, CH; Guo, ZS; Pang, F; Zhang, LY; Yan, M; Yan, JH; Li, KW; Li, XJ; Li, Y; Bi, L; Han, YS. Effects of graphene modification on the bioactivation of polyethylene-terephthalate-based artificial ligaments. Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces 2015;7:15263-15276. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.5b02893

Tyagi, SK; Aithal, HP; Kinjavdekar, P; Amarpal; Pawde, AM; Srivastava, T; Singh, J; Madhu, DN. In vitro biomechanical testing of different configurations of acrylic external skeletal fixator constructs. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2015;28:227-233. http://dx.doi.org/10.3415/VCOT-14-07-0102

Hutcheson, KD; Butler, JR; Elder, SE. Comparison of double locking plate constructs with single non-locking plate constructs in single cycle to failure in bending and torsion. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2015;28:234-239. http://dx.doi.org/10.3415/VCOT-14-09-0149

Griffin, DJ; Bonnevie, ED; Lachowsky, DJ; Hart, JCA; Sparks, HD; Moran, N; Matthews, G; Nixon, AJ; Cohen, I; Bonassar, LJ. Mechanical characterization of matrix-induced autologous chondrocyte implantation (maci (r)) grafts in an equine model at 53 weeks. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1944-1949. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.010

Wong, YR. Micro- and nano-force evaluation of bioengineered muscle cells: a non-contact two-dimensional biosensing using surface acoustic wave devices. Nanotechnology 2015;26:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0957-4484/26/31/312501

Schuldt, C; Karl, A; Korber, N; Koch, C; Liu, Q; Fritsch, AW; Reichenbach, A; Wiedemann, P; Kas, JA; Francke, M; Iseli, HP. Dose-dependent collagen cross-linking of rabbit scleral tissue by blue light and riboflavin treatment probed by dynamic shear rheology. Acta Ophthalmologica 2015;93:69-5150-5669-5151-54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aos.12621

Cheung, DY; Duan, B; Butcher, JT. Current progress in tissue engineering of heart valves: multiscale problems, multiscale solutions. Expert Opinion On Biological Therapy 2015;15:1155-1172. http://dx.doi.org/10.1517/14712598.2015.1051527

Bozukova, D; Bertrand, V; Pagnoulle, C; De Pauw-Gillet, MC. Evaluation of a class of polyurethane materials for intraocular lens manufacturing. Journal Of Biomedical Materials Research Part B-Applied Biomaterials 2015;103:1274-1286. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.33305

Teo, A; Lim, M; Weihs, D. Embryonic stem cells growing in 3-dimensions shift from reliance on the substrate to each other for mechanical support. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1777-1781. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.05.009

Shahmansouri, N; Cartier, R; Mongrain, R. Characterization of the toughness and elastic properties of fresh and cryopreserved arteries. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2205-2209. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.03.033

Holt-Casper, D; Theisen, JM; Moreno, AP; Warren, M; Silva, F; Grainger, DW; Bull, DA; Patel, AN. Novel xeno-free human heart matrix-derived three-dimensional scaffolds. Journal Of Translational Medicine 2015;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12967-015-0559-0

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Hajiaghamemar, M; Seidi, M; Ferguson, JR; Caccese, V. Measurement of head impact due to standing fall in adults using anthropomorphic test dummies. Annals Of Biomedical Engineering 2015;43:2143-2152. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-015-1255-1

Franck, JA; Blume, J; Crisco, JJ; Franck, C. Extracting time-accurate acceleration vectors from nontrivial accelerometer arrangements. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2015;137:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4030942

Wilcox, BJ; Beckwith, JG; Greenwald, RM; Raukar, NP; Chu, JJ; McAllister, TW; Flashman, LA; Maerlender, AC; Duhaime, AC; Crisco, JJ. Biomechanics of head impacts associated with diagnosed concussion in female collegiate ice hockey players. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:2201-2204. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.005

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Olgun, O; Bahtiyarca, Y. Effects of dietary cadmium and boron supplementation on performance, eggshell quality and mineral concentrations of bone in laying hens. Biological Trace Element Research 2015;167:56-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12011-015-0291-x

Olgun, O. The effect of dietary cadmium supplementation on performance, egg quality, tibia biomechanical properties and eggshell and bone mineralisation in laying quails. Animal 2015;9:1298-1303. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1751731115000579

Brscic, M; Ricci, R; Prevedello, P; Lonardi, C; De Nardi, R; Contiero, B; Gottardo, F; Cozzi, G. Synthetic rubber surface as an alternative to concrete to improve welfare and performance of finishing beef cattle reared on fully slatted flooring. Animal 2015;9:1386-1392. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1751731115000592

Duffy, DJ; Main, RP; Moore, GE; Breur, GJ; Millard, RP. Ex vivo biomechanical comparison of barbed suture and standard polypropylene suture for acute tendon laceration in a canine model. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2015;28:263-269. http://dx.doi.org/10.3415/VCOT-14-11-0174

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR*
Park, HYL; Kim, SE; Park, CK. Optic disc change during childhood myopic shift: comparison between eyes with an enlarged cup-to-disc ratio and childhood glaucoma compared to normal myopic eyes. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0131781

Williamson, RS; Hancock, KE; Shinn-Cunningham, BG; Polley, DB. Locomotion and task demands differentially modulate thalamic audiovisual processing during active search. Current Biology 2015;25:1885-1891. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2015.05.045

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Larsson, M; Ekstrom, SR; Ranjbar, P. Effects of sounds of locomotion on speech perception. Noise & Health 2015;17:227-232. http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/1463-1741.160711

Zhong, XD; Yang, Y; Wang, X; Wang, ZL. Rotating-disk-based hybridized electromagnetic-triboelectric nanogenerator for scavenging biomechanical energy as a mobile power source. Nano Energy 2015;13:771-780. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2015.03.012

Zhang, M; Gao, T; Wang, JS; Liao, JJ; Qiu, YQ; Yang, Q; Xue, H; Shi, Z; Zhao, Y; Xiong, ZX; Chen, LF. A hybrid fibers based wearable fabric piezoelectric nanogenerator for energy harvesting application. Nano Energy 2015;13:298-305. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2015.02.034

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Skinner, NE; Zelik, KE; Kuo, AD. Subjective valuation of cushioning in a human drop landing task as quantified by trade-offs in mechanical work. Journal Of Biomechanics 2015;48:1887-1892. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.029