LITERATURE UPDATE
Jan 21, 2021 - Jan 27, 2021

Literature search terms: biomech* & locomot*

Publications are classified by BiomchBERT, a neural network trained on past Biomch-L Literature Updates. BiomchBERT is managed by Ryan Alcantara, a PhD Candidate at the University of Colorado Boulder. Each publication has a score (out of 100%) reflecting how confident BiomchBERT is that the publication belongs in a particular category (top 2 shown). If something doesn't look right, email ryan.alcantara[at]colorado.edu.

Twitter: @Ryan_Alcantara_.



*BONE*
Effect of Mechanical Strain on Cells Involved in Fracture Healing. Duan ZW, Lu H, Orthopaedic surgery. (81.9% BONE; 8.6% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Is the 0.2%-Strain-Offset Approach Appropriate for Calculating the Yield Stress of Cortical Bone? Zhang G, Luo J, Zheng G, Bai Z, Cao L, Mao H, Annals of biomedical engineering. (74.3% BONE; 16.7% METHODS)

Investigation of mechanical, material and compositional determinants of human trabecular bone quality in type 2 diabetes. Sihota P, Yadav RN, Dhaliwal R, Bose JC, Dhiman V, Neradi D, Karn S, Sharma S, Aggarwal S, Goni VG, Mehandia V, Vashishth D, Bhadada SK, Kumar N, The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. (99.4% BONE; 0.2% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Tissue engineered platforms for studying primary and metastatic neoplasm behavior in bone. Thai VL, Griffin KH, Thorpe SW, Randall RL, Leach JK, Journal of biomechanics. (46.3% BONE; 40.3% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Improvement of clinical fracture healing - What can be learned from mechano-biological research? Claes L, Journal of biomechanics. (88.7% BONE; 7.2% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)


*BOTANY*
Mutualisms and (A)symmetry in Plant-Pollinator Interactions. van der Kooi CJ, Vallejo-Marín M, Leonhardt SD, Current biology : CB. (99.3% BOTANY; 0.2% COMPARATIVE)

A precise relationship among Buller's drop, ballistospore, and gill morphologies enables maximum packing of spores within gilled mushrooms. Iapichino M, Wang YW, Gentry S, Pringle A, Seminara A, Mycologia. (47.7% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 36.0% BOTANY)


*CARDIOVASCULAR/PULMONARY*
Design, Development and Temporal Evaluation of an MRI-Compatible In-Vitro Circulation Model Using a Compliant AAA Phantom. Thirugnanasambandam M, Canchi T, Piskin S, Karmonik C, Kung E, Menon P, Avril S, Finol EA, Journal of biomechanical engineering. (82.2% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 9.1% MODELING)

Analysis of the passive biomechanical behavior of a sheep-specific aortic artery in pulsatile flow conditions. García-Herrera CM, Cuevas ÁA, Celentano DJ, Navarrete Á, Aranda P, Herrera E, Uribe S, Computer methods in biomechanics and biomedical engineering. (95.4% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 1.6% MODELING)


*CELLULAR*
Mechanical Adaptability of Tumor Cells in Metastasis. Gensbittel V, Kräter M, Harlepp S, Busnelli I, Guck J, Goetz JG, Developmental cell. (98.9% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 0.4% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)


*COMPARATIVE*
Coordinated action of CRH and cortisol shapes acute stress-induced behavioural response in zebrafish. Faught E, Vijayan MM, Neuroendocrinology. (58.1% COMPARATIVE; 11.7% NEURAL)

Unique hip and stifle extensor muscle patterns in the Eurasian lynx, Lynx lynx (Carnivora: Felidae). Viranta S, Holmala K, Laakkonen J, Journal of morphology. (85.8% COMPARATIVE; 7.3% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

On the influence of biomimetic shark skin in dynamic flow separation. Guo P, Zhang K, Yasuda Y, Yang W, Galipon J, Rival DE, Bioinspiration & biomimetics. (47.4% COMPARATIVE; 29.0% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Sticking to it: testing passive pull-off forces in waterfall-climbing fishes across challenging substrates. Palecek AM, Schoenfuss HL, Blob RW, The Journal of experimental biology. (93.9% COMPARATIVE; 2.4% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)


*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Influence of two photodynamic therapy sessions with different photosensitizers on the bond strength of glass-fiber posts in different regions of intraradicular dentin. Strazzi-Sahyon HB, da Silva PP, Nakao JM, da Silva PZ, Nunes LP, Seron MA, Cintra LTA, Santos PHD, Sivieri-Araujo G, Photodiagnosis and photodynamic therapy. (96.2% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 1.7% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

3D-printed PEEK implant for mandibular defects repair - a new method. Kang J, Zhang J, Zheng J, Wang L, Li D, Liu S, Journal of the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials. (97.7% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 0.8% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

A comparative evaluation of parasymphyseal fracture fixation in edentulous patients performed using dynamic navigation systems and Herbert screws with the conventional two-plate method: A study on models. Demetoglu U, Bilge S, Journal of stomatology, oral and maxillofacial surgery. (97.6% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 1.3% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)


*ERGONOMICS*
Wearable Devices for Ergonomics: A Systematic Literature Review. Stefana E, Marciano F, Rossi D, Cocca P, Tomasoni G, Sensors (Basel, Switzerland). (87.9% ERGONOMICS; 8.5% METHODS)

A Comprehensive Evaluation of Spine Kinematics, Kinetics, and Trunk Muscle Activities During Fatigue-Induced Repetitive Lifting. Kazemi Z, Mazloumi A, Arjmand N, Keihani A, Karimi Z, Ghasemi MS, Kordi R, Human factors. (97.5% ERGONOMICS; 0.6% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE)

Assessment of alternative methods for informal caregivers to perform patient repositioning tasks. Amini Pay N, Sommerich CM, Lavender SA, Applied ergonomics. (98.7% ERGONOMICS; 0.6% REHABILITATION)

Hospital bed height influences biomechanics during bed egress: A comparative controlled study of patients with Parkinson disease. Xu H, Li X, Shi Y, An L, Taylor D, Christman M, Morse J, Merryweather A, Journal of biomechanics. (56.6% ERGONOMICS; 20.5% POSTURE/BALANCE)


*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Biomechanical analyses of Cambrian euarthropod limbs reveal their effectiveness in mastication and durophagy. Bicknell RDC, Holmes JD, Edgecombe GD, Losso SR, Ortega-Hernández J, Wroe S, Paterson JR, Proceedings. Biological sciences. (77.3% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY; 17.1% COMPARATIVE)

Increased performance in juvenile baboons is consistent with ontogenetic changes in morphology. Boulinguez-Ambroise G, Herrel A, Berillon G, Young JW, Cornette R, Meguerditchian A, Cazeau C, Bellaiche L, Pouydebat E, American journal of physical anthropology. (47.8% COMPARATIVE; 42.6% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Global elongation and high shape flexibility as an evolutionary hypothesis of accommodating mammalian brains into skulls. Weisbecker V, Rowe T, Wroe S, Macrini TE, Garland KLS, Travouillon KJ, Black K, Archer M, Hand SJ, Berlin JC, Beck RMD, Ladevèze S, Sharp AC, Mardon K, Sherratt E, Evolution; international journal of organic evolution. (83.5% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY; 7.3% COMPARATIVE)


*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Effects of Varying Overground Walking Speeds on Lower-Extremity Muscle Synergies in Healthy Individuals. Escalona MJ, Bourbonnais D, Goyette M, Le Flem D, Duclos C, Gagnon DH, Motor control. (97.1% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 0.7% NEURAL)

Muscle Co-Activation around the Knee during Different Walking Speeds in Healthy Females. Akl AR, Gonçalves P, Fonseca P, Hassan A, Vilas-Boas JP, Conceição F, Sensors (Basel, Switzerland). (88.6% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 3.0% MUSCLE)

Closed-loop plantar cutaneous augmentation by electrical nerve stimulation could increase ankle plantarflexion at treadmill walking. Shon A, Brakel K, Hook M, Park H, IEEE transactions on bio-medical engineering. (70.9% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 8.9% REHABILITATION)

Relationships between early postoperative gait biomechanical factors and patient-reported outcome measures 6 months after total knee arthroplasty. Kurihara Y, Ohsugi H, Choda K, Endo Y, Tosaka T, Matsuda T, Tsuneizumi Y, Tsukeoka T, The Knee. (70.0% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 14.2% REHABILITATION)

Neuromechanical linkage between the head and forearm during running. Yegian AK, Tucker Y, Bramble DM, Lieberman DE, American journal of physical anthropology. (55.8% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 13.1% SPORT/EXERCISE)

"Dancing" Together: Infant-Mother Locomotor Synchrony. Hoch JE, Ossmy O, Cole WG, Hasan S, Adolph KE, Child development. (40.5% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 26.9% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Knee-specific gait biomechanics are reliable when collected in multiple laboratories by independent raters. Charlton JM, Birmingham TB, Leitch KM, Hunt MA, Journal of biomechanics. (84.2% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 10.7% METHODS)

Do humans exploit the metabolic and mechanical benefits of arm swing across slow to fast walking speeds? Thomas SA, Vega D, Arellano CJ, Journal of biomechanics. (97.3% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 0.4% COMPARATIVE)

Mechanisms used to increase propulsive forces on a treadmill in older adults. Hedrick EA, Parker SM, Hsiao H, Knarr BA, Journal of biomechanics. (93.1% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 2.3% MODELING)


*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Simplifying the complicated heel-an emergency imaging approach to calcaneal fractures. Saxena S, Yadav T, Khera PS, Jha S, Emergency radiology. (86.6% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 4.4% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)


*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Characterizing the transient response of knee cartilage to running: Decreases in cartilage T2 of female recreational runners. Crowder HA, Mazzoli V, Black MS, Watkins LE, Kogan F, Hargreaves BA, Levenston ME, Gold GE, Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society. (95.2% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 0.9% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)


*METHODS*
A new method for measuring treadmill belt velocity fluctuations: effects of treadmill type, body mass and locomotion speed. Willwacher S, Oberländer KD, Mai P, Mählich D, Kurz M, Koopmann T, Fohrmann D, Kantarev A, Kersting UG, Scientific reports. (57.0% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 38.1% METHODS)

A Lightweight Exoskeleton-Based Portable Gait Data Collection System. Haque MR, Imtiaz MH, Kwak ST, Sazonov E, Chang YH, Shen X, Sensors (Basel, Switzerland). (59.8% METHODS; 21.3% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Validation of a Commercially Available Markerless Motion-Capture System for Trunk and Lower Extremity Kinematics During a Jump-Landing Assessment. Mauntel TC, Cameron KL, Pietrosimone B, Marshall SW, Hackney AC, Padua DA, Journal of athletic training. (61.5% METHODS; 30.9% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Development of the Screening Tool for Everyday Mobility and Symptoms (STEMS) for skeletal dysplasia. Ireland PJ, Savarirayan R, Pocovi T, Tate T, Coussens M, Tofts L, Munns C, Pacey V, Orphanet journal of rare diseases. (32.4% REHABILITATION; 23.9% METHODS)


*MODELING*
Modeling multi-sensory feedback control of zebrafish in a flow. Burbano-L DA, Porfiri M, PLoS computational biology. (58.6% MODELING; 15.0% COMPARATIVE)

Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamic Modelling of the Cerebrospinal Fluid for Brain Biomechanics: Accuracy and Stability. Duckworth H, Sharp DJ, Ghajari M, International journal for numerical methods in biomedical engineering. (94.9% MODELING; 2.2% METHODS)

Towards Non-invasive Lung Tumor Tracking Based on Patient Specific Model of Respiratory System. Ladjal H, Beuve M, Giraud P, Shariat B, IEEE transactions on bio-medical engineering. (80.0% MODELING; 12.0% METHODS)

Discrete element and finite element methods provide similar estimations for hip joint contact mechanics during walking gait. Li M, Venäläinen MS, Chandra SS, Patel R, Fripp J, Engstrom C, Korhonen RK, Töyräs J, Crozier S, Journal of biomechanics. (69.3% MODELING; 23.7% METHODS)

A one-dimensional collagen-based biomechanical model of passive soft tissue with viscoelasticity and failure. Barrett JM, Callaghan JP, Journal of theoretical biology. (54.3% MODELING; 26.4% TENDON/LIGAMENT)


*MUSCLE*
Muscle Ultrasound Shear Wave Elastography as a Non-Invasive Biomarker in Myotonia. Kronlage C, Grimm A, Romano A, Stahl JH, Martin P, Winter N, Marquetand J, Diagnostics (Basel, Switzerland). (96.7% MUSCLE; 2.0% METHODS)

Association of low back pain with muscle weakness, decreased mobility function, and malnutrition in older women: A cross-sectional study. Kato S, Demura S, Shinmura K, Yokogawa N, Kabata T, Matsubara H, Kajino Y, Igarashi K, Inoue D, Kurokawa Y, Oku N, Tsuchiya H, PloS one. (69.1% MUSCLE; 12.5% REHABILITATION)

Single cell transcriptomic analysis identifies novel vascular smooth muscle subsets under high hydrostatic pressure. Chen Z, Zhang H, Bai Y, Cui C, Li S, Wang W, Deng Y, Gao Q, Wang L, Qi W, Zhang L, Yang Y, Geng B, Cai J, Science China. Life sciences. (48.9% MUSCLE; 27.0% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY)

Anatomical and ontogenetic influences on muscle density. Leonard KC, Worden N, Boettcher ML, Dickinson E, Omstead KM, Burrows AM, Hartstone-Rose A, Scientific reports. (98.7% MUSCLE; 0.5% COMPARATIVE)

Biomechanical and viscoelastic properties of the ankle muscles in men with previous history of ankle sprain. Serra-Añó P, Inglés M, Espí-López GV, Sempere-Rubio N, Aguilar-Rodríguez M, Journal of biomechanics. (35.5% MUSCLE; 34.0% TENDON/LIGAMENT)


*NEURAL*
A review of the neurobiomechanical processes underlying secure gripping in object manipulation. O'Shea H, Redmond SJ, Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews. (46.4% NEURAL; 16.6% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE)

Using Interleaved Stimulation to Measure the Size and Selectivity of the Sustained Phase-Locked Neural Response to Cochlear Implant Stimulation. Carlyon RP, Guérit F, Deeks JM, Harland A, Gransier R, Wouters J, de Rijk SR, Bance M, Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology : JARO. (34.6% NEURAL; 18.8% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR)

Identification of Regeneration and Hub Genes and Pathways at Different Time Points after Spinal Cord Injury. Fang S, Zhong L, Wang AQ, Zhang H, Yin ZS, Molecular neurobiology. (89.0% NEURAL; 2.7% ERGONOMICS)

Cortical activity during sensorial tactile stimulation in healthy adults through Vojta therapy. A randomized pilot controlled trial. Sanz-Esteban I, Cano-de-la-Cuerda R, San-Martín-Gómez A, Jiménez-Antona C, Monge-Pereira E, Estrada-Barranco C, Serrano JI, Journal of neuroengineering and rehabilitation. (50.0% REHABILITATION; 36.0% NEURAL)

Effects of paclitaxel on the viscoelastic properties of mouse sensory nerves. Gupta RS, Berrellez D, Chhugani N, Luna Lopez C, Maldonado A, Shah SB, Journal of biomechanics. (85.2% NEURAL; 5.4% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)


*ORTHOPAEDICS (SPINE)*
Correction objectives have higher impact than screw pattern and density on the optimal 3D correction of thoracic AIS: a biomechanical study. La Barbera L, Larson AN, Aubin CE, Spine deformity. (94.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 3.8% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Comparative Finite Element Modeling Study of Anterior Cervical Arthrodesis Versus Cervical Arthroplasty With Bryan Disc or Prodisc C. Choi H, Purushothaman Y, Baisden JL, Rajasekaran D, Jebaseelan D, Yoganandan N, Military medicine. (96.6% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 1.6% MODELING)

Neck Vertebral Level-specific Forces and Moments Under G-x Accelerative Loading. Purushothaman Y, Humm J, Jebaseelan D, Yoganandan N, Military medicine. (56.3% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 38.7% TRAUMA/IMPACT)

Biomechanical comparison of semi-rigid junctional fixation techniques to prevent proximal junctional failure after thoracolumbar adult spinal deformity correction. Doodkorte RJP, Roth AK, Arts JJ, Lataster LMA, van Rhijn LW, Willems PC, The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society. (96.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 2.6% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Comparison Between Fusion and Non-Fusion Surgery for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: A Meta-analysis. Shen J, Wang Q, Wang Y, Min N, Wang L, Wang F, Zhao M, Zhang T, Xue Q, Advances in therapy. (96.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 2.4% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)


*ORTHOPAEDICS (SURGERY)*
Graft Options in Hip Labral Reconstruction. Lodhia P, McConkey MO, Leith JM, Maldonado DR, Brick MJ, Domb BG, Current reviews in musculoskeletal medicine. (71.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 16.6% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Acromioclavicular joint stabilization with a double cow-hitch technique compared to a double tight-rope: a biomechanical study. Borbas P, Angelella D, Laux CJ, Bachmann E, Ernstbrunner L, Bouaicha S, Wieser K, Archives of orthopaedic and trauma surgery. (77.1% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 11.7% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Case series and finite element analysis of PFNA combined with cerclage wire for treatment of subtrochanteric fracture of femur. Huang X, Zhang F, Zhang Y, Journal of orthopaedic surgery and research. (62.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 20.8% BONE)

Reconstruction of proximal humeral fractures without screws using a reinforced bone substitute. Cristofolini L, Ruspi ML, Marras D, Cavallo M, Guerra E, Journal of biomechanics. (70.4% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 19.1% BONE)

Biomechanical evaluation of the docking nail concept in periprosthetic fracture fixation around a stemmed total knee arthroplasty. Lenz M, Acklin YP, Kasper LA, Mischler D, Varga P, Zderic I, Gehweiler D, Klos K, Gueorguiev B, Stoffel K, Journal of biomechanics. (75.3% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 17.5% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)


*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Measurement Precision and Efficiency of Computerized Adaptive Testing for the Activities-specific Balance Confidence Scale in People With Stroke. Seamon BA, Kautz SA, Velozo CA, Physical therapy. (64.9% POSTURE/BALANCE; 25.6% REHABILITATION)

Test-retest reliability of force plate-derived measures of reactive stepping. Saumur TM, Mathur S, Nestico J, Perry SD, Mochizuki G, Mansfield A, Journal of biomechanics. (39.8% POSTURE/BALANCE; 30.2% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)


*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Recent Progress in Animal Studies of the Skin- and Bone-integrated Pylon With Deep Porosity for Bone-Anchored Limb Prosthetics With and Without Neural Interface. Pitkin M, Cassidy C, Shevtsov MA, Jarrell JR, Park H, Farrell BJ, Dalton JF, Childers WL, Kistenberg RS, Oh K, Klishko AN, Prilutsky BI, Military medicine. (99.0% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS; 0.2% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Adding a toe joint to a prosthesis: walking biomechanics, energetics, and preference of individuals with unilateral below-knee limb loss. McDonald KA, Teater RH, Cruz JP, Kerr JT, Bastas G, Zelik KE, Scientific reports. (98.0% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS; 1.2% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Unilateral above-knee amputees achieve symmetric mediolateral ground reaction impulse in walking using an asymmetric gait strategy. Hisano G, Hashizume S, Kobayashi T, Major MJ, Nakashima M, Hobara H, Journal of biomechanics. (81.7% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS; 12.7% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)


*REHABILITATION*
Effect of using of a lower-extremity exoskeleton on disability of people with multiple sclerosis. McGibbon C, Sexton A, Gryfe P, Dutta T, Jayaraman A, Deems-Dluhy S, Novak A, Fabara E, Adans-Dester C, Bonato P, Disability and rehabilitation. Assistive technology. (71.0% REHABILITATION; 17.3% ERGONOMICS)

The Effects of Exercise-Based Interventions on Urogenital Outcomes in Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Zhou X, Williams AMM, Lam T, Journal of neurotrauma. (60.3% REHABILITATION; 22.9% ERGONOMICS)

Biomechanical analysis during single-leg squat in individuals with knee osteoarthritis. Cabral ALCES, Jorge JG, Dionisio VC, The Knee. (28.5% REHABILITATION; 20.4% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Overcoming Locomotive Syndrome: The Yakumo Study. Kobayashi K, Ando K, Nakashima H, Machino M, Kanbara S, Ito S, Inoue T, Yamaguchi H, Koshimizu H, Ishiguro N, Hasegawa Y, Imagama S, Modern rheumatology. (33.6% REHABILITATION; 17.2% ERGONOMICS)

Gait Biomechanics in Individuals Meeting Sufficient Quadriceps Strength Cutoffs Following Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. Pietrosimone B, Davis-Wilson HC, Seeley MK, Johnston C, Spang JT, Creighton RA, Kamath GM, Blackburn JT, Journal of athletic training. (42.9% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 38.2% REHABILITATION)


*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Young Swimmers' Middle-Distance Performance Variation within a Training Season. Ferreira S, Carvalho DD, Cardoso R, Rios M, Soares S, Toubekis A, Fernandes RJ, International journal of environmental research and public health. (99.3% SPORT/EXERCISE; 0.1% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

A Mediation Analysis of the Association between Fundamental Motor Skills and Physical Activity during Middle Childhood. Gu X, Tamplain PM, Chen W, Zhang T, Keller MJ, Wang J, Children (Basel, Switzerland). (97.1% SPORT/EXERCISE; 0.7% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Single- Versus Dual-Task Functional Movement Paradigms: A Biomechanical Analysis. Lempke LB, Oh J, Johnson RS, Schmidt JD, Lynall RC, Journal of sport rehabilitation. (62.5% SPORT/EXERCISE; 11.4% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

How does the mid-season coach change affect physical performance on top soccer players? Guerrero-Calderón B, Owen A, Morcillo JA, Castillo-Rodríguez A, Physiology & behavior. (99.4% SPORT/EXERCISE; 0.1% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL)

Role of sex and stature on the biomechanics of normal and loaded walking: implications for injury risk in the military. Gill N, Roberts A, O'Leary TJ, Liu A, Hollands K, Walker D, Greeves JP, Jones R, BMJ military health. (41.9% ERGONOMICS; 36.4% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Is Altitude Training Bad for the Running Mechanics of Middle-Distance Runners? Millet GP, Trigueira R, Meyer F, Lemire M, International journal of sports physiology and performance. (92.4% SPORT/EXERCISE; 4.7% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Knee joint biomechanics of patients with unilateral total knee arthroplasty during stationary cycling. Hummer E, Thorsen T, Weinhandl JT, Cates H, Zhang S, Journal of biomechanics. (38.7% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 33.7% REHABILITATION)


*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
The Loop Tenodesis Procedure-From Biomechanics to First Clinical Results. Riedl M, Mayr A, Greiner S, Pfeifer C, Weiss I, Forchhammer L, Alt V, Kerschbaum M, Journal of clinical medicine. (55.6% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 34.6% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Reliability of Human Achilles Tendon Stiffness Measures Using Freehand 3-D Ultrasound. Merza E, Pearson S, Lichtwark G, Garofolini A, Malliaras P, Ultrasound in medicine & biology. (95.2% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 2.2% METHODS)

Biomechanical Comparisons of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Avulsion Fracture Fixation Using High-Strength Suture and Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene Suture Tape in a Porcine Model. Kubo T, Takahashi T, Kimura M, Takeshita K, The journal of knee surgery. (80.2% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 15.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Whole-Body Change-of-Direction Task Execution Asymmetries After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. Daniels KAJ, Drake E, King E, Strike S, Journal of applied biomechanics. (51.1% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 13.1% ERGONOMICS)

Influence of the posterior cruciate ligament on kinematics of the knee during experimentally simulated clinical tests and activities of daily living. Moslemian A, Sidhu R, Roessler P, Wood R, Degen R, Getgood A, Willing R, Journal of biomechanics. (74.4% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 13.7% JOINT/CARTILAGE)


*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
A Perfusion Bioreactor for Longitudinal Monitoring of Bioengineered Liver Constructs. Sassi L, Ajayi O, Campinoti S, Natarajan D, McQuitty C, Siena RR, Mantero S, De Coppi P, Pellegata AF, Chokshi S, Urbani L, Nanomaterials (Basel, Switzerland). (62.3% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 19.7% METHODS)

Biomechanical characterization of human temporal muscle fascia in uniaxial tensile tests for graft purposes in duraplasty. Zwirner J, Ondruschka B, Scholze M, Schulze-Tanzil G, Hammer N, Scientific reports. (46.8% MUSCLE; 34.2% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Biomechanical changes of freezer-storaged and decellularized pig tracheal scaffoldings. Wang J, Zhang H, Feng Y, Sun Y, Ma R, Cui P, Journal of biomaterials applications. (98.2% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 0.4% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY)


*TRAUMA/IMPACT*
Optimizing Helmet Pad Placement Using Computational Predicted Injury Pattern to Reduce Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. Tan XG, Matic P, Military medicine. (99.4% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 0.2% ERGONOMICS)

Prevention of Blast-induced Auditory Injury Using 3D Printed Helmet and Hearing Protection Device - A Preliminary Study on Biomechanical Modeling and Animal. Jiang S, Gannon AN, Smith KD, Brown M, Liang J, Gan RZ, Military medicine. (60.9% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 24.1% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR)

Biomechanically Based Correlate for Localized Lung Contusion From Nonlethal Blunt Impact Projectiles. Cui J, Rapo M, Mathews K, Webber C, Ng L, Military medicine. (99.5% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 0.2% ERGONOMICS)

Genetic Factors That Could Affect Concussion Risk in Elite Rugby. Antrobus MR, Brazier J, Stebbings GK, Day SH, Heffernan SM, Kilduff LP, Erskine RM, Williams AG, Sports (Basel, Switzerland). (74.7% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 22.2% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Animal Orientation Affects Brain Biomechanical Responses to Blast-Wave Exposure. Unnikrishnan G, Mao H, Sajja S, van Albert S, Sundaramurthy A, Rubio JE, Subramaniam D, Long J, Reifman J, Journal of biomechanical engineering. (97.2% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 1.3% MODELING)

The Effect of Player Contact Characteristics on Head Impact Exposure in Youth Football Games. DiGuglielmo DM, Kelley ME, Espeland MA, Gregory ZA, Payne TD, Jones DA, Filben TM, Powers AK, Stitzel JD, Urban JE, Journal of applied biomechanics. (99.3% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 0.3% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Ranking and Rating Bicycle Helmet Safety Performance in Oblique Impacts Using Eight Different Brain Injury Models. Fahlstedt M, Abayazid F, Panzer MB, Trotta A, Zhao W, Ghajari M, Gilchrist MD, Ji S, Kleiven S, Li X, Annaidh AN, Halldin P, Annals of biomedical engineering. (99.7% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 0.1% METHODS)


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A Review: Development of Computer Vision-Based Lameness Detection for Dairy Cows and Discussion of the Practical Applications. Kang X, Zhang XD, Liu G, Sensors (Basel, Switzerland). (98.3% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL; 0.6% METHODS)

Preference for artificial range enrichment design features in free-range commercial laying hens. Larsen H, Rault JL, British poultry science. (95.5% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL; 3.2% COMPARATIVE)


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Towards an In Vitro Retinal Model to Study and Develop New Therapies for Age-Related Macular Degeneration. Belgio B, Boschetti F, Mantero S, Bioengineering (Basel, Switzerland). (60.4% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 22.2% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Study on patterned photodynamic cross-linking for keratoconus. Hu Y, Huang Y, Chen Y, Ye C, Wei W, Feng Y, Mi S, Experimental eye research. (85.8% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 10.7% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Evaluation of the Difference between Predicted and Measured Central Corneal Thickness Reduction after SMILE and Femtosecond Laser-assisted LASIK for Myopia. Wu F, Yin H, Yang Y, Current eye research. (85.0% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 7.5% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

The action of ciliary muscle contraction on accommodation of the lens explored with a 3D model. Knaus KR, Hipsley A, Blemker SS, Biomechanics and modeling in mechanobiology. (83.8% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 8.0% MODELING)

Altered stress field of the human lens capsule after cataract surgery. Berggren CC, Ameku KA, Pedrigi RM, Journal of biomechanics. (83.0% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 10.9% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)


*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Is Altitude Training Bad for the Running Mechanics of Middle-Distance Runners? Millet GP, Trigueira R, Meyer F, Lemire M, International journal of sports physiology and performance. (92.4% SPORT/EXERCISE; 4.7% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)