LITERATURE UPDATE
September 24 - September 30, 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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- Not all articles have a DOI.
- Some DOI links may not yet be available online.
- Articles with no volume, issue or page numbers indicate that the article has not been published in paper form yet, butmay be available in electronic form through the publisher


*BONE*
Zedda, M; Lepore, G; Biggio, GP; Gadau, S; Mura, E; Farina, V. Morphology, morphometry and spatial distribution of secondary osteons in equine femur. Anatomia Histologia Embryologia 2015;44:328-332. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ahe.12141

Zhou, JS; Yi, JX; Bonewald, L. Muscle-bone crosstalk in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Current Osteoporosis Reports 2015;13:274-279. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11914-015-0281-0

Jang, YW; Kwon, SY; Kim, JS; Yoo, OS; Lee, MC; Lim, D. Alterations in stress distribution and micromotion characteristics due to an artificial defect within a composite tibia used for mechanical/biomechanical evaluation of total knee arthroplasty. International Journal Of Precision Engineering And Manufacturing 2015;16:2213-2218. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12541-015-0285-9

Kharazmi, M; Michaelsson, K; Hallberg, P. Prodromal symptoms in patients with bisphosphonate-associated atypical fractures of the femur. Journal Of Bone And Mineral Metabolism 2015;33:516-522. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00774-014-0611-9

Williams, JC; Maitra, S; Anderson, MJ; Christiansen, BA; Reddi, AH; Lee, MA. Bmp-7 and bone regeneration: evaluation of dose-response in a rodent segmental defect model. Journal Of Orthopaedic Trauma 2015;29:69-5151-5469-5152-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000000307

Magri, AMP; Fernandes, KR; Assis, L; Mendes, NA; Santos, ALYD; Dantas, ED; Renno, AC. Photobiomodulation and bone healing in diabetic rats: evaluation of bone response using a tibial defect experimental model. Lasers In Medical Science 2015;30:1949-1957. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10103-015-1789-3

Saha, PK; Liu, YX; Chen, C; Jin, DK; Letuchy, EM; Xu, ZY; Amelon, RE; Burns, TL; Torner, JC; Levy, SM; Calarge, CA. Characterization of trabecular bone plate-rod microarchitecture using multirow detector ct and the tensor scale: algorithms, validation, and applications to pilot human studies. Medical Physics 2015;42:5410-5425. http://dx.doi.org/10.1118/1.4928481

Pang, J; Ye, MN; Gu, XF; Cao, YL; Zheng, YX; Guo, HL; Zhao, YF; Zhan, HS; Shi, YY. Ovariectomy-induced osteopenia influences the middle and late periods of bone healing in a mouse femoral osteotomy model. Rejuvenation Research 2015;18:356-365. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/rej.2015.1682

Packialakshmi, B; Rath, NC; Huff, WE; Huff, GR. Poultry femoral head separation and necrosis: a review. Avian Diseases 2015;59:349-354.

Louis, O; Fierens, Y; Strantza, M; Luypaert, R; De Mey, J; Cattrysse, E. Using magnetic resonance for predicting femoral strength: added value with respect to bone densitometry. Biomed Research International 2015;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/801518

Iijima, H; Aoyama, T; Ito, A; Yamaguchi, S; Nagai, M; Tajino, J; Zhang, X; Kuroki, H. Effects of short-term gentle treadmill walking on subchondral bone in a rat model of instability-induced osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis And Cartilage 2015;23:1563-1574. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joca.2015.04.015

Huang, TH; Su, IH; Lewis, JL; Chang, MS; Hsu, AT; Perrone, CE; Ables, GP. Effects of methionine restriction and endurance exercise on bones of ovariectomized rats: a study of histomorphometry, densitometry, and biomechanical properties. Journal Of Applied Physiology 2015;119:517-526. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.00395.2015

*BOTANY*
Zhu, GR; Zhang, M; Cao, T; Ni, LY. Associations between the morphology and biomechanical properties of submerged macrophytes: implications for its survival and distribution in lake erhai. Environmental Earth Sciences 2015;74:3907-3916. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12665-015-4267-0

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Mura, M; Ciuti, G; Ferrari, V; Dario, P; Menciassi, A. Ultrasound-based tracking strategy for endoluminal devices in cardiovascular surgery. International Journal Of Medical Robotics And Computer Assisted Surgery 2015;11:319-330. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rcs.1603

Huo, BX; Greene, SE; Drew, PJ. Venous cerebral blood volume increase during voluntary locomotion reflects cardiovascular changes. Neuroimage 2015;118:301-312. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.06.011

Liu, H; Liang, FY; Wong, J; Fujiwara, T; Ye, WJ; Tsubota, K; Sugawara, M. Multi-scale modeling of hemodynamics in the cardiovascular system. Acta Mechanica Sinica 2015;31:446-464. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10409-015-0416-7

Steffensen, LB; Mortensen, MB; Kjolby, M; Hagensen, MK; Oxvig, C; Bentzon, JF. Disturbed laminar blood flow vastly augments lipoprotein retention in the artery wall a key mechanism distinguishing susceptible from resistant sites. Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis And Vascular Biology 2015;35:1928-1935. http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/ATVBAHA.115.305874

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Wong, KCL; Summers, RM; Kebebew, E; Yao, JH. Tumor growth prediction with reaction-diffusion and hyperelastic biomechanical model by physiological data fusion. Medical Image Analysis 2015;25:72-85. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.media.2015.04.002

Smith, CL; Pivovarova, N; Reese, TS. Coordinated feeding behavior in trichoplax, an animal without synapses. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0136098

Bennet, D; Kim, S. Evaluation of uv radiation-induced toxicity and biophysical changes in various skin cells with photo-shielding molecules. Analyst 2015;140:6343-6353. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c5an00979k

*COMPARATIVE*
Warburton, NM; Malric, A; Yakovleff, M; Leonard, V; Cailleau, C. Hind limb myology of the southern brown bandicoot (isoodon obesulus) and greater bilby (macrotis lagotis) (marsupialia: peramelemorphia). Australian Journal Of Zoology 2015;63:147-162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ZO14087

Burrows, M; Dorosenko, M. Jumping mechanisms in adult caddis flies (insecta, trichoptera). Journal Of Experimental Biology 2015;218:2764-2774. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.123471

Danos, N; Azizi, E. Passive stiffness of hindlimb muscles in anurans with distinct locomotor specializations. Zoology 2015;118:239-247. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.zool.2015.02.003

Bergmann, PJ; Hare-Drubka, M. Hindlimb muscle anatomical mechanical advantage differs among joints and stride phases in basilisk lizards. Zoology 2015;118:291-298. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.zool.2015.03.002

Young, JW; Russo, GA; Fellmann, CD; Thatikunta, MA; Chadwell, BA. Tail function during arboreal quadrupedalism in squirrel monkeys (saimiri boliviensis) and tamarins (saguinus oedipus). Journal Of Experimental Zoology Part A-Ecological Genetics And Physiology 2015;323:556-566. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jez.1948

Zamora-Camacho, FJ; Rubino-Hispan, MV; Reguera, S; Moreno-Rueda, G. Thermal dependence of sprint performance in the lizard psammo-dromus algirus along a 2200-meter elevational gradient: cold-habitat lizards do not perform better at low temperatures. Journal Of Thermal Biology 2015;52:90-96. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtherbio.2015.06.003

Halliday, WD; Blouin-Demers, G. A stringent test of the thermal coadaptation hypothesis in flour beetles. Journal Of Thermal Biology 2015;52:108-116. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtherbio.2015.06.002

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Dias, DR; Leles, CR; Lindh, C; Ribeiro-Rotta, RF. The effect of marginal bone level changes on the stability of dental implants in a short-term evaluation. Clinical Oral Implants Research 2015;26:1185-1190. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/clr.12426

Garitaonaindia, U; Alcaraz, JL. Influence of a micro-thread at cervical position and a cylindrical intermediate zone on the mechanical behaviour of dental implants: a three-dimensional finite element analysis. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2015;229:670-680. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411915598175

Barreto, BDF; Van Meerbeek, B; Van Ende, A; de Sousa, SB; da Silva, GR; Soares, PV; Soares, CJ. Biomechanical behavior of extensively restored premolars: cusp deformation, marginal integrity, and fracture resistance. Journal Of Adhesive Dentistry 2015;17:213-218. http://dx.doi.org/10.3290/j.jad.a34136

Lo Giudice, G; Cutroneo, G; Centofanti, A; Artemisia, A; Bramanti, E; Militi, A; Rizzo, G; Favaloro, A; Irrera, A; Lo Giudice, R; Cicciu, M. Dentin morphology of root canal surface: a quantitative evaluation based on a scanning electronic microscopy study. Biomed Research International 2015;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/164065

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Blanco, A; Fortuny, J; Vicente, A; Lujan, AH; Garcia-Marca, JA; Selles, AG. A new species of allodaposuchus (eusuchia, crocodylia) from the maastrichtian (late cretaceous) of spain: phylogenetic and paleobiological implications. Peerj 2015;3:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.1171

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Wutzke, CJ; Faldowski, RA; Lewek, MD. Individuals poststroke do not perceive their spatiotemporal gait asymmetries as abnormal. Physical Therapy 2015;95:1244-1253. http://dx.doi.org/10.2522/ptj.20140482

Gervasio, S; Kersting, UG; Farina, D; Mrachacz-Kersting, N. The effect of crossed reflex responses on dynamic stability during locomotion. Journal Of Neurophysiology 2015;114:1034-1040. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00178.2015

Crall, JD; Ravi, S; Mountcastle, AM; Combes, SA. Bumblebee flight performance in cluttered environments: effects of obstacle orientation, body size and acceleration. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2015;218:2728-2737. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.121293

Dambreville, C; Labarre, A; Thibaudier, Y; Hurteau, MF; Frigon, A. The spinal control of locomotion and step-to-step variability in left-right symmetry from slow to moderate speeds. Journal Of Neurophysiology 2015;114:1119-1128. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00419.2015

Kulkarni, SD; Fisher, CJ; Lefler, P; Desai, A; Chakravarthy, S; Pardyjak, ER; Minor, MA; Hollerbach, JM. A full body steerable wind display for a locomotion interface. Ieee Transactions On Visualization And Computer Graphics 2015;21:1146-1159. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TVCG.2015.2424862

Neckel, ND. Methods to quantify the velocity dependence of common gait measurements from automated rodent gait analysis devices. Journal Of Neuroscience Methods 2015;253:244-253. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jneumeth.2015.06.017

Marriott, K; Birmingham, TB; Kean, CO; Hui, C; Jenkyn, TR; Giffin, JR. Five-year changes in gait biomechanics after concomitant high tibial osteotomy and acl reconstruction in patients with medial knee osteoarthritis. American Journal Of Sports Medicine 2015;43:2277-2285. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546515591995

Bond, C. Locomotion and contraction in an asconoid calcareous sponge (vol 132, pg 283, 2013). Invertebrate Biology 2015;134:260-260. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ivb.12047

Brandt, R; Galvani, F; Kohlsdorf, T. Sprint performance of a generalist lizard running on different substrates: grip matters. Journal Of Zoology 2015;297:15-21. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jzo.12253

Geldenhuys, WJ; Guseman, TL; Pienaar, IS; Dluzen, DE; Young, JW. A novel biomechanical analysis of gait changes in the mptp mouse model of parkinson's disease. Peerj 2015;3:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.1175

Rosenbaum, P; Schmitz, J; Schmidt, J; Buschges, A. Task-dependent modification of leg motor neuron synaptic input underlying changes in walking direction and walking speed. Journal Of Neurophysiology 2015;114:1090-1101. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00006.2015

Dawson, RS; Warburton, NM; Richards, HL; Milne, N. Walking on five legs: investigating tail use during slow gait in kangaroos and wallabies. Australian Journal Of Zoology 2015;63:192-200. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ZO15007

Fuchs, A; Anders, A; Nolte, I; Schilling, N. Limb and back muscle activity adaptations to tripedal locomotion in dogs. Journal Of Experimental Zoology Part A-Ecological Genetics And Physiology 2015;323:506-515. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jez.1936

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Bhatia, S; Lee, S; Shewman, E; Mather, RC; Salata, MJ; Bush-Joseph, CA; Nho, SJ. Effects of acetabular rim trimming on hip joint contact pressures: how much is too much?. American Journal Of Sports Medicine 2015;43:2138-2145. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546515590400

Hunt, KJ; Goeb, Y; Behn, AW; Criswell, B; Chou, L. Ankle joint contact loads and displacement with progressive syndesmotic injury. Foot & Ankle International 2015;36:1095-1103. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1071100715583456

Teng, HL; Macleod, TD; Link, TM; Majumdar, S; Souza, RB. Higher knee flexion moment during the second half of the stance phase of gait is associated with the progression of osteoarthritis of the patellofemoral joint on magnetic resonance imaging. Journal Of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy 2015;45:656-664. http://dx.doi.org/10.2519/jospt.2015.5859

Chien, GCC; Best, CS; Clay, BS; Candido, KD. Ultrasonography leads to accurate diagnosis and management of painful acromioclavicular joint cyst. Pain Practice 2015;15:69-5550-6955-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/papr.12316

Hingsammer, AM; Kalish, LA; Stelzeneder, D; Bixby, S; Mamisch, TC; Connell, P; Millis, MB; Kim, YJ. Does periacetabular osteotomy for hip dysplasia modulate cartilage biochemistry?. Journal Of Bone And Joint Surgery-American Volume 2015;577A:. 544-550 http://dx.doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.M.01233.

Hauser, NH; Hoechel, S; Toranelli, M; Klaws, J; Muller-Gerbl, A. Functional and structural details about the fabella: what the important stabilizer looks like in the central european population. Biomed Research International 2015. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/343728

*METHODS*
Graf, PM; Wilson, RP; Qasem, L; Hacklander, K; Rosell, F. The use of acceleration to code for animal behaviours; a case study in free-ranging eurasian beavers castor fiber. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0136751

Grimsley, CA; Longenecker, RJ; Rosen, MJ; Young, JW; Grimsley, JM; Galazyuk, AV. An improved approach to separating startle data from noise. Journal Of Neuroscience Methods 2015;253:206-217. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jneumeth.2015.07.001

Crall, JD; Gravish, N; Mountcastle, AM; Combes, SA. Beetag: a low-cost, image-based tracking system for the study of animal behavior and locomotion. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0136487

*MUSCLE*
Gungor, C; Tang, RL; Sesek, RF; Foreman, K; Gallagher, S; Davis, GA. Morphological investigation of low back erector spinae muscle: historical data populations. International Journal Of Industrial Ergonomics 2015;49:108-115. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ergon.2015.02.001

*NEURAL*
Itakura, Y; Kohsaka, H; Ohyama, T; Zlatic, M; Pulver, SR; Nose, A. Identification of inhibitory premotor interneurons activated at a late phase in a motor cycle during drosophila larval locomotion. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0136660

Choi, S; Taylor, KP; Chatzigeorgiou, M; Hu, ZT; Schafer, WR; Kaplan, JM. Sensory neurons arouse c. elegans locomotion via both glutamate and neuropeptide release. Plos Genetics 2015;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1005359

Shahbazi, H; Jamshidi, K; Monadjemi, AH; Manoochehri, HE. Training oscillatory neural networks using natural gradient particle swarm optimization. Robotica 2015;33:1551-1567. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S026357471400085X

Ache, JM; Durr, V. A computational model of a descending mechanosensory pathway involved in active tactile sensing. Plos Computational Biology 2015;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004263

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Soares, PV; Machado, AC; Zeola, LF; Souza, PG; Galvao, AM; Montes, TC; Pereira, AG; Reis, BR; Coleman, TA; Grippo, JO. Loading and composite restoration assessment of various non-carious cervical lesions morphologies-3d finite element analysis. Australian Dental Journal 2015;60:309-316. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/adj.12233

Tremblay, J; Mac-Thiong, JM; Brailovski, V; Petit, Y. Braided tubular superelastic cables provide improved spinal stability compared to multifilament sublaminar cables. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2015;229:645-651. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411915597258

Wong, AYL; Parent, EC; Dhillon, SS; Prasad, N; Kawchuk, GN. Do participants with low back pain who respond to spinal manipulative therapy differ biomechanically from nonresponders, untreated controls or asymptomatic controls?. Spine 2015;40:1329-1337. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0000000000000981

Dugailly, PM; Sobczak, S; Van Geyt, B; Bonnechere, B; Maroye, L; Moiseev, F; Rooze, M; Salvia, P; Feipel, V. Head-trunk kinematics during high-velocity-low-amplitude manipulation of the cervical spine in asymptomatic subjects: helical axis computation and anatomic motion modeling. Journal Of Manipulative And Physiological Therapeutics 2015;38:416-424. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmpt.2014.10.019

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Baumbach, SF; Synek, A; Traxler, H; Mutschler, W; Pahr, D; Chevalier, Y. The influence of distal screw length on the primary stability of volar plate osteosynthesis-a biomechanical study. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery And Research 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13018-015-0283-8

Luo, CA; Hwa, SY; Lin, SC; Chen, CM; Tseng, CS. Placement-induced effects on high tibial osteotomized construct - biomechanical tests and finite-element analyses. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2015;16:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-015-0630-2

Loh, BW; Stokes, CM; Miller, BG; Page, RS. Femoroacetabular impingement osteoplasty is any resected amount safe? a laboratory based experiment with sawbones. Bone & Joint Journal 2015;577B:. 1214-1219 http://dx.doi.org/10.1302/0301-620X.97B9.35263.

Zachert, G; Rapp, M; Eggert, R; Schulze-Hessing, M; Gros, N; Stratmann, C; Wendlandt, R; Kaiser, MM. Additional tension screws improve stability in elastic stable intramedullary nailing: biomechanical analysis of a femur spiral fracture model. European Journal Of Pediatric Surgery 2015;25:365-372. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0034-1376394

Mutlu, H; Mutlu, S. Cannulated versus non-cannulated cancellous screw fixation for femoral neck fractures: a synthetic bone biomechanical study. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery 2015;23:271-271.

Gardner, A. Cannulated versus non-cannulated cancellous screw fixation for femoral neck fractures: a synthetic bone biomechanical study reply. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery 2015;23:272-272.

Wurm, S; Augat, P; Buhren, V. Biomechanical assessment of locked plating for the fixation of patella fractures. Journal Of Orthopaedic Trauma 2015;29:69-5148-5369-5148-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000000309

Branch, EA; Milchteim, C; Aspey, BS; Liu, W; Saliman, JD; Anz, AW. Biomechanical comparison of arthroscopic repair constructs for radial tears of the meniscus. American Journal Of Sports Medicine 2015;43:2270-2276. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546515591994

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Ozinga, SJ; Machado, AG; Koop, MM; Rosenfeldt, AB; Alberts, JL. Objective assessment of postural stability in parkinson's disease using mobile technology. Movement Disorders 2015;30:1214-1221. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mds.26214

*ROBOTICS*
Yan, XH; Zhou, Q; Yu, JF; Xu, TT; Deng, Y; Tang, T; Feng, Q; Bian, LM; Zhang, Y; Ferreira, A; Zhang, L. Magnetite nanostructured porous hollow helical microswimmers for targeted delivery. Advanced Functional Materials 2015;25:5333-5342. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201502248

Noselli, G; DeSimone, A. A robotic crawler exploiting directional frictional interactions: experiments, numerics and derivation of a reduced model. Proceedings Of The Royal Society A-Mathematical Physical And Engineering Sciences 2014;470:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspa.2014.0333

Yao, JJ; Gao, S; Jiang, GL; Hill, TL; Yu, H; Shao, D. Screw theory based motion analysis for an inchworm-like climbing robot. Robotica 2015;33:1704-1717. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0263574714001003

Elango, N; Faudzi, AAM. A review article: investigations on soft materials for soft robot manipulations. International Journal Of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 2015;80:1027-1037. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00170-015-7085-3

Choi, H; Jeong, S; Lee, C; Go, G; Zhen, J; Ko, SY; Park, JO; Park, S. Simplified electromagnetic actuation system for three dimensional locomotive and drilling microrobot. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part C-Journal Of Mechanical Engineering Science 2015;229:2443-2454. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954406214558473

Xiao, Q; Li, J; Han, J; Xu, KX; Huang, ZX; Hu, J; Sun, JJ. The role of hydrazine in mixed fuels (h2o2/n2h4) for au-fe/ni nanomotors. Rsc Advances 2015;5:71139-71143. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c5ra08263c

*REACHING/GRASP*
Philip, BA; Buckon, C; Sienko, S; Aiona, M; Ross, S; Frey, SH. Maturation and experience in action representation: bilateral deficits in unilateral congenital amelia. Neuropsychologia 2015;75:420-430. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuropsy...ia.2015.05.018

*REHABILITATION*
Baligand, C; Chen, YW; Ye, F; Pandey, SN; Lai, SH; Liu, M; Vandenborne, K. Transcriptional pathways associated with skeletal muscle changes after spinal cord injury and treadmill locomotor training. Biomed Research International 2015;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/387090

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Boyer, ER; Derrick, TR. Select injury-related variables are affected by stride length and foot strike style during running. American Journal Of Sports Medicine 2015;43:2310-2317. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546515592837

Roy, SL; Shaw, PC; Beattie, TF. Low back pain in the paediatric athlete. European Journal Of Emergency Medicine 2015;22:348-354. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MEJ.0000000000000154

Lewis, K; Northrop, AJ; Crook, GM; Mather, J; Martin, JH; Holt, D; Clayton, HM; Roepstorff, L; Peterson, ML; Hobbs, SJ. Comparison of equipment used to measure shear properties in equine arena surfaces. Biosystems Engineering 2015;137:43-54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biosystemseng.2015.07.006

Matsukawa, K; Ishii, K; Liang, N; Endo, K; Ohtani, R; Nakamoto, T; Wakasugi, R; Kadowaki, A; Komine, H. Increased oxygenation of the cerebral prefrontal cortex prior to the onset of voluntary exercise in humans. Journal Of Applied Physiology 2015;119:452-462. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.00406.2015

Padulo, J. The effect of uphill stride manipulation on race walking gait. Biology Of Sport 2015;32:267-271. http://dx.doi.org/10.5604/20831862.1166922

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Park, JS; McGarry, MH; Campbell, ST; Seo, HJ; Lee, YS; Kim, SH; Lee, TQ; Oh, JH. The optimum tension for bridging sutures in transosseous-equivalent rotator cuff repair: a cadaveric biomechanical study. American Journal Of Sports Medicine 2015;43:2118-2125. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546515590596

Attal, R; Mayr, R; Heinrichs, C; Eichinger, M; Schmoelz, W. Biomechanical comparison of 2 anterior cruciate ligament graft preparation techniques for tibial fixation: response. American Journal Of Sports Medicine 2015;43:78-8051-5678-8051-57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546515601386

Smith, PA; DeBerardino, TM. Biomechanical comparison of 2 anterior cruciate ligament graft preparation techniques for tibial fixation: letter to the editor. American Journal Of Sports Medicine 2015;43:78-8051-5578-8051-55. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546515601385

Karakilic, B; Taskiran, E; Doganavsargil, B; Uzun, B; Celik, S; Bicer, EK. Central defect type partial acl injury model on goat knees: the effect of infrapatellar fat pad excision. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery And Research 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13018-015-0281-x

Spencer, L; Burkhart, TA; Tran, MN; Rezansoff, AJ; Deo, S; Caterine, S; Getgood, AM. Y biomechanical analysis of simulated clinical testing and reconstruction of the anterolateral ligament of the knee. American Journal Of Sports Medicine 2015;43:2189-2197. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546515589166

Bates, NA; Nesbitt, RJ; Shearn, JT; Myer, GD; Hewett, TE. Relative strain in the anterior cruciate ligament and medial collateral ligament during simulated jump landing and sidestep cutting tasks: implications for injury risk. American Journal Of Sports Medicine 2015;43:2259-2269. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546515589165

Jung, HG; Shin, MH; Park, JT; Eom, JS; Lee, DO; Lee, SH. Anatomical reconstruction of lateral ankle ligaments using free tendon allografts and biotenodesis screws. Foot & Ankle International 2015;36:1064-1071. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1071100715584848

Tremblay, I; Samson-Do, M; Guderley, HE. When behavior and mechanics meet: scallop swimming capacities and their hinge ligament. Journal Of Shellfish Research 2015;34:203-212. http://dx.doi.org/10.2983/035.034.0201

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Kim, JY; Willard, JJ; Supp, DM; Roy, S; Gordillo, GM; Sen, CK; Powell, HM. Burn scar biomechanics after pressure garment therapy. Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery 2015;136:572-581. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000001507

Low, G; Owen, NE; Joubert, I; Patterson, AJ; Graves, MJ; Alexander, GJM; Lomas, DJ. Magnetic resonance elastography in the detection of hepatorenal syndrome in patients with cirrhosis and ascites. European Radiology 2015;25:2851-2858. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00330-015-3723-2

Calvo-Gallego, JL; Martinez-Reina, J; Dominguez, J. A polynomial hyperelastic model for the mixture of fat and glandular tissue in female breast. International Journal For Numerical Methods In Biomedical Engineering 2015;31:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cnm.2723

Greaves, NS; Iqbal, SA; Hodgkinson, T; Morris, J; Benatar, B; Alonso-Rasgado, T; Baguneid, M; Bayat, A. Skin substitute-assisted repair shows reduced dermal fibrosis in acute human wounds validated simultaneously by histology and optical coherence tomography. Wound Repair And Regeneration 2015;23:483-494. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/wrr.12308

Shu, WN; Liu, L; Bao, GJ; Kang, H. Tissue engineering of the temporomandibular joint disc: current status and future trends. International Journal Of Artificial Organs 2015;38:55-68. http://dx.doi.org/10.5301/ijao.5000393

Zhou, YM; Robinson, A; Viney, C; Federle, W. Effect of shear forces and ageing on the compliance of adhesive pads in adult cockroaches. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2015;218:2775-2781. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.124362

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Davceva, N; Basheska, N; Balazic, J. Diffuse axonal injury-a distinct clinicopathological entity in closed head injuries. American Journal Of Forensic Medicine And Pathology 2015;36:127-133. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PAF.0000000000000168

Ni Annaidh, A; Cassidy, M; Curtis, M; Destrade, M; Gilchrist, MD. Toward a predictive assessment of stab-penetration forces. American Journal Of Forensic Medicine And Pathology 2015;36:162-166. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PAF.0000000000000075

Zhou, J; Tao, G. Biomechanical modeling for the response of human thorax to blast waves. Acta Mechanica Sinica 2015;31:589-598. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10409-015-0419-4

Park, JJ; Song, JB; Haddadin, S. Collision analysis and safety evaluation using a collision model for the frontal robot-human impact. Robotica 2015;33:1536-1550. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0263574714000137

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Telldahl, Y. Ageing cattle: the use of radiographic examinations on cattle metapodials from eketorp ringfort on the island of oland in sweden. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0137109

Le, HT; Nilsson, K; Norberg, E; Lundeheim, N. Genetic association between leg conformation in young pigs and sow reproduction. Livestock Science 2015;178:9-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.livsci.2015.05.025

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR*
Shetty, R; Kaweri, L; Pahuja, N; Deshpande, K; Thakkar, M; Roy, AS. Association between corneal deformation and ease of lenticule separation from residual stroma in small incision lenticule extraction. Cornea 2015;34:1067-1071. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ICO.0000000000000463

Wasielica-Poslednik, J; Butsch, C; Lampe, C; Elflein, H; Lamparter, J; Weyer, V; Pitz, S. Comparison of rebound tonometry, perkins applanation tonometry and ocular response analyser in mucopolysaccharidosis patients. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0133586

Wang, XK; Huang, Y; Jastaneiah, S; Majumdar, S; Kang, JU; Yiu, SC; Stark, W; Elisseeff, JH. Protective effects of soluble collagen during ultraviolet-a crosslinking on enzyme-mediated corneal ectatic models. Plos One 2015;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0136999

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Nadeu, M; Hualde, JI. Biomechanically conditioned variation at the origin of diachronic intervocalic voicing. Language And Speech 2015;58:351-370. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0023830914554727

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Jackson, RW; Collins, SH. An experimental comparison of the relative benefits of work and torque assistance in ankle exoskeletons. Journal Of Applied Physiology 2015;119:541-557. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.01133.2014