LITERATURE UPDATE
April 14 - April 20, 2016
Literature search for biomech* or locomot*

Wouter Hoogkamer, Ph.D.
Locomotion Lab, University of Colorado
Department of Kinesiology, KU Leuven
http://www.geletandem.be/wouter/publications/

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*BONE*
Gilbert, MM; Snively, E; Cotton, J. The tarsometatarsus of the ostrich struthio camelus: anatomy, bone densities, and structural mechanics. Plos One 2016;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0149708

Girardi, BL; Attia, T; Backstein, D; Safir, O; Willett, TL; Kuzyk, PRT. Biomechanical comparison of the human cadaveric pelvis with a fourth generation composite model. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:537-542. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.12.050

Fidler, JL; Murthy, NS; Khosla, S; Clarke, BL; Bruining, DH; Kopperdahl, DL; Lee, DC; Keaveny, TM. Comprehensive assessment of osteoporosis and bone fragility with ct colonography. Radiology 2016;278:172-180. http://dx.doi.org/10.1148/radiol.2015141984

Pessanha, CR; Boueri, BFD; da Costa, LR; Ferreira, MR; de Abreu, MDC; Pessoa, LR; Pereira, AD; Ribeiro, DC; da Silva, EM; da Costa, CAS; Boaventura, GT. Flaxseed flour, compared to flaxseed oil, contributes to femoral structure in male rats subjected to early weaning. Food & Function 2016;7:1296-1300. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c6fo00021e

Schultz, JA; Allen, DA; Bergman, PJ. Anatomic femorotibial changes associated with tibial plateau leveling osteotomy. Canadian Veterinary Journal-Revue Veterinaire Canadienne 2015;56:978-982.

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Naoum, C; Leipsic, J; Cheung, A; Ye, J; Bilbey, N; Mak, G; Berger, A; Dvir, D; Arepalli, C; Grewal, J; Muller, D; Murphy, D; Hague, C; Piazza, N; Webb, J; Blanke, P. Mitral annular dimensions and geometry in patients with functional mitral regurgitation and mitral valve prolapse implications for transcatheter mitral valve implantation. Jacc-Cardiovascular Imaging 2016;9:269-280. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2015.08.022

Brown, AJ; Teng, ZZ; Evans, PC; Gillard, JH; Samady, H; Bennett, MR. Role of biomechanical forces in the natural history of coronary atherosclerosis. Nature Reviews Cardiology 2016;13:210-220. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrcardio.2015.203

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Raynald; Li, YB; Yu, H; Huang, H; Guo, MY; Hua, RR; Jiang, FJ; Zhang, KH; Li, HL; Wang, F; Li, LS; Cui, FZ; An, YH. The hetero-transplantation of human bone marrow stromal cells carried by hydrogel unexpectedly demonstrates a significant role in the functional recovery in the injured spinal cord of rats. Brain Research 2016;1634:21-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brainres.2015.10.038

Roy, NH; Burkhardt, JK. Embracing the enemy: cell-to-cell force transmission enhances cytotoxicity. Developmental Cell 2016;36:592-594. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.devcel.2016.03.007

Schulte, C; Rodighiero, S; Cappelluti, MA; Puricelli, L; Maffioli, E; Borghi, F; Negri, A; Sogne, E; Galluzzi, M; Piazzoni, C; Tamplenizza, M; Podesta, A; Tedeschi, G; Lenardi, C; Milani, P. Conversion of nanoscale topographical information of cluster-assembled zirconia surfaces into mechanotransductive events promotes neuronal differentiation. Journal Of Nanobiotechnology 2016;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12951-016-0171-3

Pati, S; Muthuraju, S; Hadi, RA; Huat, TJ; Singh, S; Maletic-Savatic, M; Abdullah, JM; Jaafar, H. Neurogenic plasticity of mesenchymal stem cell, an alluring cellular replacement for traumatic brain injury. Current Stem Cell Research & Therapy 2016;11:149-157. http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/1574888X10666151019120050

Song, KH; Lee, J; Park, H; Kim, HM; Park, J; Kwon, KW; Doh, J. Roles of endothelial a-type lamins in migration of t cells on and under endothelial layers. Scientific Reports 2016;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep23412

*COMPARATIVE*
Flammang, BE; Suvarnaraksha, A; Markiewicz, J; Soares, D. Tetrapod-like pelvic girdle in a walking cavefish. Scientific Reports 2016;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep23711

Laporte, M; Claude, J; Berrebi, P; Perret, P; Magnan, P. Shape plasticity in response to water velocity in the freshwater blenny salaria fluviatilis. Journal Of Fish Biology 2016;88:1191-1203. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jfb.12902

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Becker, A; Zogakis, I; Luchian, I; Chaushu, S. Surgical exposure of impacted canines: open or closed surgery?. Seminars In Orthodontics 2016;22:27-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.sodo.2015.10.005

*DIGESTIVE*
Yang, J; Zhao, JB; Chen, PM; Nakaguchi, T; Grundy, D; Gregersen, H. Interdependency between mechanical parameters and afferent nerve discharge in hypertrophic intestine of rats. American Journal Of Physiology-Gastrointestinal And Liver Physiology 2016;310:71-5155-5471-5156-54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpgi.00192.2015

*ERGONOMICS*
La Delfa, NJ; Potvin, JR. Predicting manual arm strength: a direct comparison between artificial neural network and multiple regression approaches. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:602-605. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.01.008

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Martinez, CM; Rohlf, FJ; Frisk, MG. Re-evaluation of batoid pectoral morphology reveals novel patterns of diversity among major lineages. Journal Of Morphology 2016;277:482-493. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jmor.20513

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Joshi, D; Nakamura, BH; Hahn, ME. A novel approach for toe off estimation during locomotion and transitions on ramps and level ground. Ieee Journal Of Biomedical And Health Informatics 2016;20:153-157. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JBHI.2014.2377749

DeVita, P; Rider, P; Hortobagyi, T. Reductions in knee joint forces with weight loss are attenuated by gait adaptations in class iii obesity. Gait & Posture 2016;45:25-30. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.12.040

Skidmore, J; Artemiadis, P. On the effect of walking surface stiffness on inter-limb coordination in human walking: toward bilaterally informed robotic gait rehabilitation. Journal Of Neuroengineering And Rehabilitation 2016;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12984-016-0140-y

Summa, A; Vannozzi, G; Bergamini, E; Iosa, M; Morelli, D; Cappozzo, A. Multilevel upper body movement control during gait in children with cerebral palsy. Plos One 2016;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0151792

Jung, TY; Kim, Y; Kelly, LE; Abel, MF. Biomechanical and perceived differences between overground and treadmill walking in children with cerebral palsy. Gait & Posture 2016;45:1-6. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.12.004

Hsu, WC; Liu, MW; Lu, TW. Biomechanical risk factors for tripping during obstacle-crossing with the trailing limb in patients with type ii diabetes mellitus. Gait & Posture 2016;45:103-109. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2016.01.010

Shuman, B; Goudriaan, M; Bar-On, L; Schwartz, MH; Desloovere, K; Steele, KM. Repeatability of muscle synergies within and between days for typically developing children and children with cerebral palsy. Gait & Posture 2016;45:127-132. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2016.01.011

Weinhandl, JT; Sudheimer, SE; Van Lunen, BL; Stewart, K; Hoch, MC. Immediate and 1 week effects of laterally wedge insoles on gait biomechanics in healthy females. Gait & Posture 2016;45:164-169. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2016.01.025

Russell, DM; Apatoczky, DT. Walking at the preferred stride frequency minimizes muscle activity. Gait & Posture 2016;45:181-186. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2016.01.027

Martinez-Gramage, J; Merino-Ramirez, MA; Amer-Cuenca, JJ; Lison, JF. Effect of kinesio taping on gastrocnemius activity and ankle range of movement during gait in healthy adults: a randomized controlled trial. Physical Therapy In Sport 2016;18:56-61. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ptsp.2014.12.002

Peng, JS; Fey, NP; Kuiken, TA; Hargrove, LJ. Anticipatory kinematics and muscle activity preceding transitions from level-ground walking to stair ascent and descent. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:528-536. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.12.041

el Achkar, CM; Lenoble-Hoskovec, C; Paraschiv-Ionescu, A; Major, K; Bula, C; Aminian, K. Instrumented shoes for activity classification in the elderly. Gait & Posture 2016;44:12-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.10.016

Stewart, S; Morpeth, T; Dalbeth, N; Vandal, AC; Carroll, M; Davidtz, L; Mawston, G; Otter, S; Rome, K. Foot-related pain and disability and spatiotemporal parameters of gait during self-selected and fast walking speeds in people with gout: a two-arm cross sectional study. Gait & Posture 2016;44:18-22. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.11.004

Timmis, MA; Scarfe, AC; Pardhan, S. How does the extent of central visual field loss affect adaptive gait?. Gait & Posture 2016;44:55-60. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.11.008

Pinzone, O; Schwartz, MH; Baker, R. Comprehensive non-dimensional normalization of gait data. Gait & Posture 2016;44:68-73. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.11.013

Yang, WC; Hsu, WL; Wu, RM; Lu, TW; Lin, KH. Motion analysis of axial rotation and gait stability during turning in people with parkinson's disease. Gait & Posture 2016;44:83-88. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.10.023

Isho, T; Usuda, S. Association of trunk control with mobility performance and accelerometry-based gait characteristics in hemiparetic patients with subacute stroke. Gait & Posture 2016;44:89-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.11.011

Bohm, H; Hagemeyer, D; Thummerer, Y; Kipping, R; Stockle, U; Scheuerer, K. Rehabilitation of gait in patients after total hip arthroplasty: comparison of the minimal invasive yale 2-incision technique and the conventional lateral approach. Gait & Posture 2016;44:110-115. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.10.019

Schmid, S; Studer, D; Hasler, CC; Romkes, J; Taylor, WR; Lorenzetti, S; Brunner, R. Quantifying spinal gait kinematics using an enhanced optical motion capture approach in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Gait & Posture 2016;44:231-237. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.12.036

Alexander, N; Schwameder, H. Lower limb joint forces during walking on the level and slopes at different inclinations. Gait & Posture 2016;45:137-142. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2016.01.022

Anderson, DI; Kobayashi, Y; Hamel, K; Rivera, M; Campos, JJ; Barbu-Roth, M. Effects of support surface and optic flow on step-like movements in pre-crawling and crawling infants. Infant Behavior & Development 2016;42:104-110. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.infbeh.2015.11.005

Mccue, MD; Welch, KC. C-13-breath testing in animals: theory, applications, and future directions. Journal Of Comparative Physiology B-Biochemical Systemic And Environmental Physiology 2016;186:265-285. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00360-015-0950-4

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Yandell, MB; Zelik, KE. Preferred barefoot step frequency is influenced by factors beyond minimizing metabolic rate. Scientific Reports 2016;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep23243

Ozkul, E; Gem, M; Alemdar, C; Arslan, H; Bogatekin, F; Kisin, B. Results of two different surgical techniques in the treatment of advanced-stage freiberg's disease. Indian Journal Of Orthopaedics 2016;50:70-73. http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0019-5413.173514

*IMPLANTS*
Taylor, PA; Owen, JR; Benfield, CP; Wayne, JS; Boardman, ND. Parallel plating of simulated distal humerus fractures demonstrates increased stiffness relative to orthogonal plating with a distal humerus locking plate system. Journal Of Orthopaedic Trauma 2016;30:69-4949-5669-4950-50. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000000477

Karaarslan, AA; Karakasli, A; Aycan, H; Cecen, B; Yildiz, DV; Sesli, E. The best location for proximal locking screw for femur interlocking nailing: a biomechanical study. Indian Journal Of Orthopaedics 2016;50:94-98. http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0019-5413.173508

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Toreyin, H; Hersek, S; Teague, CN; Inan, OT. A proof-of-concept system to analyze joint sounds in real time for knee health assessment in uncontrolled settings. Ieee Sensors Journal 2016;16:2892-2893. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JSEN.2016.2522964

Marquez-Florez, K; Vergara-Amador, E; Gavilan-Alfonso, M; Garzon-Alvarado, D. Load distribution on the radio-carpal joint for carpal arthrodesis. Computer Methods And Programs In Biomedicine 2016;127:204-215. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cmpb.2015.12.023

Meng, D; Shoepe, T; Vejarano, G. Accuracy improvement on the measurement of human-joint angles. Ieee Journal Of Biomedical And Health Informatics 2016;20:498-507. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JBHI.2015.2394467

*MODELING*
Filippov, AE; Gorb, SN. Modelling of the frictional behaviour of the snake skin covered by anisotropic surface nanostructures. Scientific Reports 2016;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep23539

*MUSCLE*
Pennati, GV; Plantin, J; Borg, J; Lindberg, PG. Normative neuroflexor data for detection of spasticity after stroke: a cross-sectional study. Journal Of Neuroengineering And Rehabilitation 2016;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12984-016-0133-x

*NEURAL*
Prendergast, A; Wyart, C. Locomotion: electrical coupling of motor and premotor neurons. Current Biology 2016;26:82-5051-5382-5051-55. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2016.02.021

Bender, F; Gorbati, M; Cadavieco, MC; Denisova, N; Gao, X; Holman, C; Korotkova, T; Ponomarenko, A. Frequency-selective entrainment of lateral septum by hippocampal oscillations mediates top-down control of locomotion. Acta Physiologica 2016;216:.

Daghfous, G; Green, WW; Alford, ST; Zielinski, BS; Dubuc, R. Sensory activation of command cells for locomotion and modulatory mechanisms: lessons from lampreys. Frontiers In Neural Circuits 2016;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fncir.2016.00018

Nierat, MC; Demiri, S; Dupuis-Lozeron, E; Allali, G; Morelot-Panzini, C; Similowski, T; Adler, D. When breathing interferes with cognition: experimental inspiratory loading alters timed up-and-go test in normal humans. Plos One 2016;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0151625

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Oliveira, DA; Parente, MPL; Calvo, B; Mascarenhas, T; Jorge, RMN. Numerical simulation of the damage evolution in the pelvic floor muscles during childbirth. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:594-601. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.01.014

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Choi, J; Kim, S; Shin, DA. Biomechanical comparison of spinal fusion methods using interspinous process compressor and pedicle screw fixation system based on finite element method. Journal Of Korean Neurosurgical Society 2016;59:91-97. http://dx.doi.org/10.3340/jkns.2016.59.2.91

Nightingale, RW; Sganga, J; Cutcliffe, H; Bass, CR. Impact responses of the cervical spine: a computational study of the effects of muscle activity, torso constraint, and pre-flexion. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:558-564. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.01.006

Liu, JH; Lu, H; Letu, S; Zhi, S; Mamuti, M; Li, SY; Wang, CY; Fan, SW; Zhao, FD. Biomechanical properties of lumbar endplates and their correlation with mri findings of lumbar degeneration. Journal Of Biomechanics 2016;49:586-593. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.01.019

Chien, A; Wang, YH; Lai, DM; Chen, YS; Chou, WK; Yang, BD; Wang, JL. A clinical and kinematical evaluation of trajectory planning software for posterior atlantoaxial transarticular screw fixation surgery. Journal Of Medical And Biological Engineering 2016;36:62-70. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40846-016-0110-7

Gao, F; Carlton, B. Innovative apparatus for quantitatively evaluating effectiveness of cervical orthosis and cervical thoracic orthosis. Journal Of Medical And Biological Engineering 2016;36:105-109. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40846-016-0104-5

Phuntsok, R; Mazur, MD; Ellis, BJ; Ravindra, VM; Brookmeyer, DL. Development and initial evaluation of a finite element model of the pediatric craniocervical junction. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Pediatrics 2016;17:497-503. http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2015.8.PEDS15334

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Santoni, BG; Nayak, AN; Cooper, SA; Smithson, R; Cox, JL; Marberry, ST; Sanders, RW. Comparison of femoral head rotation and varus collapse between a single lag screw and integrated dual screw intertrochanteric hip fracture fixation device using a cadaveric hemi-pelvis biomechanical model. Journal Of Orthopaedic Trauma 2016;30:164-169. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000000552

Walker, DR; Struk, AM; Matsuki, K; Wright, TW; Banks, SA. How do deltoid muscle moment arms change after reverse total shoulder arthroplasty?. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2016;25:581-588. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2015.09.015

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Silva, PD; Oliveira, AS; Mrachacz-Kersting, N; Laessoe, U; Kersting, UG. Strategies for equilibrium maintenance during single leg standing on a wobble board. Gait & Posture 2016;44:149-154. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.12.005

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Mai, A; Commuri, S. Intelligent control of a prosthetic ankle joint using gait recognition. Control Engineering Practice 2016;49:1-13. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conengprac.2016.01.004

*ROBOTICS*
Lee, S; Park, IW. Mechanical and electrical design of a biped humanoid which has multiple motors on each lower body joint. Intelligent Service Robotics 2016;9:49-61. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11370-015-0184-z

Gao, JY; Yan, GZ; Wang, ZW; He, S; Xu, F; Jiang, PP; Liu, DS. Design and testing of a motor-based capsule robot powered by wireless power transmission. Ieee-Asme Transactions On Mechatronics 2016;21:683-693. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TMECH.2015.2497083

Li, XF; Ren, QY; Xu, JX. Precise speed tracking control of a robotic fish via iterative learning control. Ieee Transactions On Industrial Electronics 2016;63:2221-2228. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TIE.2015.2499719

Chowdhury, AR; Sasidhar, S; Panda, SK. Bio-harmonized control experiments of a carangiform robotic fish underwater vehicle. Advanced Robotics 2016;30:338-351. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01691864.2015.1114905

Go, G; Choi, H; Jeong, S; Ko, SY; Park, JO; Park, S. Selective microrobot control using a thermally responsive microclamper for microparticle manipulation. Smart Materials And Structures 2016;25:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0964-1726/25/3/035004

*REACHING/GRASP*
Timmons, MK; Ericksen, JJ; Yesilyaprak, SS; Michener, LA. Empty can exercise provokes more pain and has undesirable biomechanics compared with the full can exercise. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2016;25:548-556. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2015.08.046

*REHABILITATION*
Yin, C; Hsueh, YH; Yeh, CY; Lo, HC; Lan, YT. A virtual reality-cycling training system for lower limb balance improvement. Biomed Research International 2016;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/9276508

Miller, RM; Popchak, A; Vyas, D; Tashman, S; Irrgang, JJ; Musahl, V; Debski, RE. Effects of exercise therapy for the treatment of symptomatic full-thickness supraspinatus tears on in vivo glenohumeral kinematics. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2016;25:641-649. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2015.08.048

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Zakaria, FA; El Badaoui, M; Lamraoui, M; Khalil, M. Fatigue study of ultra-runners: presentation of a new approach for the separation of grf signals components. Mechanical Systems And Signal Processing 2016;75:648-667. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ymssp.2015.12.005

Neal, BS; Barton, CJ; Gallie, R; O'Halloran, P; Morrissey, D. Runners with patellofemoral pain have altered biomechanics which targeted interventions can modify: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Gait & Posture 2016;45:69-82. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.11.018

Kernozek, TW; Vannatta, CN; Gheidi, N; Kraus, S; Aminaka, N. Plantar loading changes with alterations in foot strike patterns during a single session in habitual rear foot strike female runners. Physical Therapy In Sport 2016;18:32-37. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ptsp.2015.05.004

Zaslow, TL; Pace, JL; Mueske, NM; Chua, MC; Katzel, MJ; Dennis, SW; Wren, TAL. Comparison of lateral shuffle and side-step cutting in young recreational athletes. Gait & Posture 2016;44:189-193. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.12.019

Griebert, MC; Needle, AR; McConnell, J; Kaminski, TW. Lower-leg kinesio tape reduces rate of loading in participants with medial tibial stress syndrome. Physical Therapy In Sport 2016;18:62-67. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ptsp.2014.01.001

Bootsma, RJ; Ledouit, S; Casanova, R; Zaal, FTJM. Fractional-order information in the visual control of lateral locomotor interception. Journal Of Experimental Psychology-Human Perception And Performance 2016;42:517-529. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/xhp0000162

Campbell, A; Kemp-Smith, K; O'Sullivan, P; Straker, L. Abdominal bracing increases ground reaction forces and reduces knee and hip flexion during landing. Journal Of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy 2016;46:286-292. http://dx.doi.org/10.2519/jospt.2016.5774

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Sun, L; Wu, B; Tian, M; Luo, YZ. Results of multiple ligament injured knees operated by three different strategies. Indian Journal Of Orthopaedics 2016;50:43-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0019-5413.173504

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Gu, Y; Chen, L; Niu, HY; Shen, XF; Yang, HL. Promoting spinal fusions by biomineralized silk fibroin films seeded with bone marrow stromal cells: an invivo animal study. Journal Of Biomaterials Applications 2016;30:1251-1260. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0885328215620067

Hillary, CJ; Roman, S; Bullock, AJ; Green, NH; Chapple, CR; MacNeil, S. Developing repair materials for stress urinary incontinence to withstand dynamic distension. Plos One 2016;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0149971

Syverud, BC; VanDusen, KW; Larkin, LM. Effects of dexamethasone on satellite cells and tissue engineered skeletal muscle units. Tissue Engineering Part A 2016;22:480-489. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ten.tea.2015.0545

Panadero, JA; Lanceros-Mendez, S; Ribelles, JLG. Differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells for cartilage tissue engineering: individual and synergetic effects of three-dimensional environment and mechanical loading. Acta Biomaterialia 2016;33:1-12. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2016.01.037

Mozdzen, LC; Rodgers, R; Banks, JM; Bailey, RC; Harley, BAC. Increasing the strength and bioactivity of collagen scaffolds using customizable arrays of 3d-printed polymer fibers. Acta Biomaterialia 2016;33:25-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2016.02.004

Jang, J; Kim, TG; Kim, BS; Kim, SW; Kwon, SM; Cho, DW. Tailoring mechanical properties of decellularized extracellular matrix bioink by vitamin b2-induced photo-crosslinking. Acta Biomaterialia 2016;33:88-95. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2016.01.013

Luan, A; Duscher, D; Whittam, AJ; Paik, KJ; Zielins, ER; Brett, EA; Atashroo, DA; Hu, MS; Lee, GK; Gurtner, GC; Longaker, MT; Wan, DC. Cell-assisted lipotransfer improves volume retention in irradiated recipient sites and rescues radiation-induced skin changes. Stem Cells 2016;34:668-673. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/stem.2256

Yang, X; Liu, JW; Xu, YW; Gu, ZP; Xu, YT; Li, L; Yu, XX. Effects of ph on the alginate dialdehyde (ada)-crosslinking of natural biological tissues and in vitro study of the endothelial cell compatibility of ada-crosslinked biological tissues. Rsc Advances 2016;6:24527-24535. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c5ra23237f

Jeong, SH; Koh, YH; Kim, SW; Park, JU; Kim, HE; Song, J. Strong and biostable hyaluronic acid-calcium phosphate nanocomposite hydrogel via in situ precipitation process. Biomacromolecules 2016;17:841-851. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.biomac.5b01557

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Hughes, J; Maguire, S; Jones, M; Theobald, P; Kemp, A. Biomechanical characteristics of head injuries from falls in children younger than 48 months. Archives Of Disease In Childhood 2016;101:310-315. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2014-306803

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Dingemanse, W; Muller-Gerbl, M; Jonkers, I; Vander Sloten, J; van Bree, H; Gielen, I. Subchondral bone density distribution of the talus in clinically normal labrador retrievers. Bmc Veterinary Research 2016;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12917-016-0678-8

Wei, FX; Zhou, ZY; Wang, L; Liu, SY; Zhong, R; Liu, XZ; Cui, SB; Pan, XM; Gao, MM; Zhao, YJ. Biomechanical evaluation of monosegmental pedicle instrumentation in a calf spine model and the role of fractured vertebrae in screw stability. Bmc Veterinary Research 2016;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12917-016-0677-9

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Kanellopoulos, AJ; Loukas, YL; Asimellis, G. Cross-linking biomechanical effect in human corneas by same energy, different uv-a fluence: an enzymatic digestion comparative evaluation. Cornea 2016;35:557-561. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ICO.0000000000000758

Lanza, M; Iaccarino, S; Mele, L; Carnevale, UAG; Irregolare, C; Lanza, A; Femiano, F; Bifani, M. Intraocular pressure evaluation in healthy eyes and diseased ones using contact and non contact devices. Contact Lens & Anterior Eye 2016;39:154-159. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clae.2015.10.001

Lenk, J; Haustein, M; Terai, N; Spoerl, E; Raiskup, F. Characterization of ocular biomechanics in pellucid marginal degeneration. Cornea 2016;35:506-509. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ICO.0000000000000781

Chan, MPY; Grossi, CM; Khawaja, AP; Yip, JLY; Khaw, KT; Patel, PJ; Khaw, PT; Morgan, JE; Vernon, SA; Foster, PJ. Associations with intraocular pressure in a large cohort results from the uk biobank. Ophthalmology 2016;123:771-782. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.11.031

Parissi, M; Randjelovic, S; Poletti, E; Guimaraes, P; Ruggeri, A; Fragkiskou, S; Wihlmark, TB; Utheim, TP; Lagali, N. Corneal nerve regeneration after collagen cross-linking treatment of keratoconus a 5-year longitudinal study. Jama Ophthalmology 2016;134:70-78. http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.4518

Klein, BJ; Li, Z; Durgin, FH. Large perceptual distortions of locomotor action space occur in ground-based coordinates: angular expansion and the large-scale horizontal-vertical illusion. Journal Of Experimental Psychology-Human Perception And Performance 2016;42:581-593. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/xhp0000173

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Selinger, JC; Donelan, JM. Myoelectric control for adaptable biomechanical energy harvesting. Ieee Transactions On Neural Systems And Rehabilitation Engineering 2016;24:364-373. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TNSRE.2015.2510546

Albano, EC. Conditions favoring biomechanically driven cv co-occurrence in lexicons. Journal Of Phonetics 2016;55:78-95. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wocn.2015.12.002

Dollinger, M; Kaltenbacher, M. Preface: recent advances in understanding the human phonatory process. Acta Acustica United With Acustica 2016;102:195-208. http://dx.doi.org/10.3813/AAA.918936

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Kiehn, O. Decoding the organization of spinal circuits that control locomotion. Nature Reviews Neuroscience 2016;17:224-238. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrn.2016.9