LITERATURE UPDATE
Feb 04, 2021 - Feb 10, 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*
Development and first biomechanical validation of a score to predict bone implant interface stability based on clinical qCT scans. Wähnert D, Frank A, Ueberberg J, Heilmann LF, Sauzet O, Raschke MJ, Gehweiler D, Scientific reports. (47.1% BONE; 30.1% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Bone remodeling in the longest living rodent, the naked mole-rat: Interelement variation and the effects of reproduction. Montoya-Sanhueza G, Bennett NC, Oosthuizen MK, Dengler-Crish CM, Chinsamy A, Journal of anatomy. (97.0% BONE; 1.0% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Effect of age and sex on femoral curvature in the Japanese population: three-dimensional computed tomography findings. Tagomori H, Kaku N, Shimada T, Tsumura H, Anatomical science international. (44.9% BONE; 18.0% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Prediction Method of Elastic Modulus of Trabecular Bone Based on SE-DenseVoxNet. Cao Y, He S, Zhou P, Li L, Bao N, Zhongguo yi liao qi xie za zhi = Chinese journal of medical instrumentation. (94.2% BONE; 3.3% METHODS)

Analysis of mechanotransduction dynamics during combined mechanical stimulation and modulation of the extracellular-regulated kinase cascade uncovers hidden information within the signalling noise. Ascolani G, Skerry TM, Lacroix D, Dall'Ara E, Shuaib A, Interface focus. (91.9% BONE; 4.4% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)


*BOTANY*
Influences of phosphate addition on fungal weathering of carbonate in the red soil from karst region. Tian D, Su M, Zou X, Zhang L, Tang L, Geng Y, Qiu J, Wang S, Gao H, Li Z, The Science of the total environment. (96.3% BOTANY; 0.5% COMPARATIVE)


*CARDIOVASCULAR/PULMONARY*
Pressure-corrected carotid stiffness and Young's modulus: evaluation in an outpatient clinic setting. van der Bruggen M, Spronck B, Bos S, Heusinkveld MHG, Taddei S, Ghiadoni L, Delhaas T, Bruno RM, Reesink KD, American journal of hypertension. (94.9% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 2.7% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Assessment of the Global and Regional Circumferential Strain of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm with Different Size by Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography. Li T, Liu X, Sun H, Ning H, Yang J, Ma C, Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. (98.2% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 0.6% METHODS)

Local Pressure Drives Low-Density Lipoprotein Accumulation and Coronary Atherosclerosis in Hypertensive Minipigs. Al-Mashhadi RH, Al-Mashhadi AL, Nasr ZP, Mortensen MB, Lewis EA, Camafeita E, Ravlo K, Al-Mashhadi Z, Kjćr DW, Palmfeldt J, Bie P, Jensen JM, Nřrgaard BL, Falk E, Vázquez J, Bentzon JF, Journal of the American College of Cardiology. (98.0% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 0.7% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)


*CELLULAR*
Modeling of Endothelial Calcium Responses within a Microfluidic Generator of Spatio-Temporal ATP and Shear Stress Signals. Li YJ, Yu M, Xue CD, Zhang HJ, Wang GZ, Chen XM, Qin KR, Micromachines. (64.7% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 13.2% MODELING)

Viscoelastic control of spatiotemporal order in bacterial active matter. Liu S, Shankar S, Marchetti MC, Wu Y, Nature. (88.6% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 2.3% MODELING)


*COMPARATIVE*
Behavioral Responses of Wild Rodents to Owl Calls in an Austral Temperate Forest. Hernández MC, Jara-Stapfer DM, Muńoz A, Bonacic C, Barja I, Rubio AV, Animals : an open access journal from MDPI. (73.9% COMPARATIVE; 9.7% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Relative comparison of strobilurin fungicides at environmental levels: Focus on mitochondrial function and larval activity in early staged zebrafish (Danio rerio). Li XY, Qin YJ, Wang Y, Huang T, Zhao YH, Wang XH, Martyniuk CJ, Yan B, Toxicology. (50.1% COMPARATIVE; 20.3% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)

Functional consequences of convergently evolved microscopic skin features on snake locomotion. Rieser JM, Li TD, Tingle JL, Goldman DI, Mendelson JR, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. (77.7% COMPARATIVE; 19.2% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Testing the influence of crushing-surface variation on seed cracking performance between beak morphs of the African seedcracker Pyrenestes ostrinus. Heckeberg NS, Anderson PSL, Rayfield EJ, The Journal of experimental biology. (62.8% COMPARATIVE; 16.0% BOTANY)

The impact of the gut microbiome on memory and sleep in Drosophila. Silva V, Palacios-Muńoz A, Okray Z, Adair KL, Waddell S, Douglas AE, Ewer J, The Journal of experimental biology. (44.3% COMPARATIVE; 21.9% NEURAL)

Nanopolystyrene particles at environmentally relevant concentrations causes behavioral and biochemical changes in juvenile grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella). Guimarăes ATB, Estrela FN, Rodrigues ASL, Chagas TQ, Pereira PS, Silva FG, Malafaia G, Journal of hazardous materials. (69.3% COMPARATIVE; 7.1% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL)


*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Three-dimensional finite element analysis of different framework materials in implant-supported fixed mandibular prosthesis. Yu WQ, Li XQ, Chen SY, Ma XN, Xu X, Zhonghua kou qiang yi xue za zhi = Zhonghua kouqiang yixue zazhi = Chinese journal of stomatology. (93.7% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 2.8% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)

Sports performance adaptations through occlusal splint: Case reports of triathlon athletes. D'Attilio M, Bondi D, Castellani M, Verratti V, Pietrangelo T, Cranio : the journal of craniomandibular practice. (43.9% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 16.0% SPORT/EXERCISE)

On the ability of experimental impact measures to predict tooth injuries in an ex vivo swine model. Houg KP, Adanty K, MacGillivray SR, McAllister L, Levin L, Alexiou M, Graf D, Romanyk DL, Dennison CR, Dental traumatology : official publication of International Association for Dental Traumatology. (50.9% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 42.8% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL)

Experimental validation of finite element simulation of a new custom-designed fixation plate to treat mandibular angle fracture. Xu X, Cheng KJ, Liu YF, Fan YY, Wang JH, Wang R, Baur DA, Jiang XF, Dong XT, Biomedical engineering online. (90.9% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 5.0% MODELING)


*ERGONOMICS*
The effects of prolonged sitting, standing, and an alternating sit-stand pattern on trunk mechanical stiffness, trunk muscle activation and low back discomfort. Park JH, Srinivasan D, Ergonomics. (98.5% ERGONOMICS; 0.8% POSTURE/BALANCE)


*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Evolutionary history or function? Which preponderates in the expression of the muscle mass of the thoracic limb in wild carnivorans? de Souza Junior P, de Souza Pahim AB, Viotto-Souza W, Pellenz J, Bernardes FCS, Abidu-Figueiredo M, Santos ALQ, Anatomical record (Hoboken, N.J. : 2007). (48.7% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY; 34.9% COMPARATIVE)

A farewell to arms and legs: a review of limb reduction in squamates. Camaiti M, Evans AR, Hipsley CA, Chapple DG, Biological reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society. (64.3% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY; 29.1% COMPARATIVE)


*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Detecting Walking Challenges in Gait Patterns Using a Capacitive Sensor Floor and Recurrent Neural Networks. Hoffmann R, Brodowski H, Steinhage A, Grzegorzek M, Sensors (Basel, Switzerland). (63.4% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 24.9% METHODS)

Effect of Short-Term Metro-Rhythmic Stimulations on Gait Variability. Nowakowska-Lipiec K, Michnik R, Niedzwiedź S, Mańka A, Twardawa P, Turner B, Romaniszyn-Kania P, Danecka A, Mitas AW, Healthcare (Basel, Switzerland). (89.4% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 5.9% REHABILITATION)

The Benefits of Physical Activity in Individuals with Cardiovascular Risk Factors: A Longitudinal Investigation Using fNIRS and Dual-Task Walking. Talamonti D, Vincent T, Fraser S, Nigam A, Lesage F, Bherer L, Journal of clinical medicine. (71.8% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 8.3% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Communication changes when infants begin to walk. West KL, Iverson JM, Developmental science. (71.3% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 5.3% COMPARATIVE)

Acute effects of wearing compression knee-length socks on ankle joint position sense in community-dwelling older adults. Woo MT, Davids K, Chow JY, Jaakkola T, PloS one. (26.7% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 20.8% POSTURE/BALANCE)

Parameterizing Human Locomotion Across Quasi-Random Treadmill Perturbations and Inclines. Macaluso R, Embry K, Villarreal DJ, Gregg R, IEEE transactions on neural systems and rehabilitation engineering : a publication of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. (72.4% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 11.6% METHODS)

Peak Forces and Force Generating Capacities of Lower Extremity Muscles During Dynamic Tasks in People With and Without Chronic Ankle Instability. Kim H, Palmieri-Smith R, Kipp K, Sports biomechanics. (25.5% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 15.0% ERGONOMICS)

Rhythmic auditory stimuli modulates movement recovery to perturbation during locomotion. Ravi DK, Bartholet M, Skiadopoulos A, Kent JA, Wickstrom J, Taylor WR, Singh NB, Stergiou N, The Journal of experimental biology. (78.4% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 10.7% NEURAL)


*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Viscoelastic properties of the human A2 finger pulley. Spies CK, Heuvens J, Langer MF, Eysel P, Müller LP, Grevenstein D, Oppermann J, Archives of orthopaedic and trauma surgery. (98.6% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 0.6% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

Effect of oblique headless compression screw fixation for metacarpal shaft fracture: a biomechanical in vitro study. Chiu YC, Ho TY, Ting YN, Tsai MT, Huang HL, Hsu CE, Hsu JT, BMC musculoskeletal disorders. (88.2% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 9.6% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)


*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Forces at the Anterior Meniscus Attachments Strongly Increase Under Dynamic Knee Joint Loading. Martin Seitz A, Schall F, Paul Hacker S, van Drongelen S, Wolf S, Dürselen L, The American journal of sports medicine. (85.2% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 8.3% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

Effects of mechanical interventions in the management of knee osteoarthritis: protocol for an OA Trial Bank systematic review and individual participant data meta-analysis. Macri EM, Callaghan M, van Middelkoop M, Hattle M, Bierma-Zeinstra SMA, BMJ open. (52.1% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 40.9% REHABILITATION)


*METHODS*
Interactive Digital Experience as an Alternative Laboratory (IDEAL): Creative Investigation of Forensic Biomechanics. Troutman VA, Grimm MJ, Journal of applied biomechanics. (37.5% ERGONOMICS; 32.7% TRAUMA/IMPACT)

Continuous body 3-D reconstruction of limbless animals. Fu Q, Mitchel TW, Kim JS, Chirikjian GS, Li C, The Journal of experimental biology. (80.0% METHODS; 7.1% MODELING)

Doppler Radar for the Extraction of Biomechanical Parameters in Gait Analysis. Seifert AK, Grimmer M, Zoubir AM, IEEE journal of biomedical and health informatics. (53.1% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 41.2% METHODS)


*MODELING*
Deciphering the "Art" in Modeling and Simulation of the Knee Joint: Variations in Model Development. Rooks NB, Schneider MTY, Erdemir A, Halloran JP, Laz PJ, Shelburne KB, Hume D, Imhauser C, Zaylor W, Elmasry S, Schwartz A, Chokhandre S, Abdollahi Nohouji N, Besier TF, Journal of biomechanical engineering. (88.3% MODELING; 5.3% METHODS)

Improving spring-mass parameter estimation in running using nonlinear regression methods. Burns GT, Gonzalez R, Zernicke RF, The Journal of experimental biology. (80.9% MODELING; 9.3% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Animal intermittent locomotion: A null model for the probability of moving forward in bounded space. Christensen K, Cocconi L, Sendova-Franks AB, Journal of theoretical biology. (71.5% MODELING; 12.1% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)


*MUSCLE*
Tools, techniques, and future opportunities for characterizing the mechanobiology of uterine myometrium. Maxey AP, McCain ML, Experimental biology and medicine (Maywood, N.J.). (43.7% MUSCLE; 25.8% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Non-muscle myosin II regulates aortic stiffness through effects on specific focal adhesion proteins and the non-muscle cortical cytoskeleton. Singh K, Kim AB, Morgan KG, Journal of cellular and molecular medicine. (57.9% MUSCLE; 25.4% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY)

Oxygen supplementation during exercise improves leg muscle fatigue in chronic fibrotic interstitial lung disease. Marillier M, Bernard AC, Verges S, Moran-Mendoza O, O'Donnell DE, Neder JA, Thorax. (47.0% MUSCLE; 16.2% SPORT/EXERCISE)


*NEURAL*
The corticotegmental connectivity as an integral component of the descending extrapyramidal pathway: novel and direct structural evidence stemming from focused fiber dissections. Komaitis S, Liakos F, Kalyvas AV, Drosos E, Skandalakis GP, Neromyliotis E, Gerogiannis A, Troupis T, Stranjalis G, Koutsarnakis C, Neurosurgical review. (97.6% NEURAL; 0.5% MUSCLE)

Inhibition of Ref(2)P, the Drosophila homologue of the p62/SQSTM1 gene, increases lifespan and leads to a decline in motor function. Hurley EP, Staveley BE, BMC research notes. (63.4% NEURAL; 22.5% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)

Cortical connections of the functional domain for climbing or running in posterior parietal cortex of galagos. Wang Q, Liao CC, Stepniewska I, Gabi M, Kaas JH, The Journal of comparative neurology. (63.2% NEURAL; 19.1% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Simultaneous bidirectional hindlimb locomotion in decerebrate cats. Lyakhovetskii V, Merkulyeva N, Gorskii O, Musienko P, Scientific reports. (49.6% NEURAL; 39.1% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Epidural and transcutaneous spinal cord stimulation facilitates descending inputs to upper-limb motoneurons in monkeys. Guiho T, Baker SN, Jackson A, Journal of neural engineering. (90.5% NEURAL; 3.9% REHABILITATION)

Differential theta-band signatures of the anterior cingulate and motor cortices during seated locomotor perturbations. Shirazi SY, Huang HJ, IEEE transactions on neural systems and rehabilitation engineering : a publication of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. (54.1% NEURAL; 36.3% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)


*ORTHOPAEDICS (SPINE)*
Posterior arch reconstruction in cervical surgery to restore the global biomechanics of the Atlas: a technical note. Palmieri G, Cofano F, Marengo N, Ajello M, Zenga F, Garbossa D, British journal of neurosurgery. (94.1% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 4.3% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Impact of dual-headed pedicle screws on the biomechanics of lumbosacral junction multirod constructs. Godzik J, de Andrada Pereira B, Sawa AGU, Lehrman JN, Hlubek RJ, Kelly BP, Turner JD, Journal of neurosurgery. Spine. (94.8% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 3.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Load-Sharing and Kinematics of the Human Cervical Spine Under Multi-Axial Transverse Shear Loading: Combined Experimental and Computational Investigation. Whyte T, Barker J, Cronin D, Dumas GA, Nolte L, Cripton P, Journal of biomechanical engineering. (87.9% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 7.4% TRAUMA/IMPACT)


*ORTHOPAEDICS (SURGERY)*
Custom Implants in TKA Provide No Substantial Benefit in Terms of Outcome Scores, Reoperation Risk, or Mean Alignment: A Systematic Review. Beit Ner E, Dosani S, Biant LC, Tawy GF, Clinical orthopaedics and related research. (44.9% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS; 33.5% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Monocortical fixation for locking plate distal screws does not impair mechanical properties in open-wedge high tibial osteotomy. Itou J, Kuwashima U, Itoh M, Kuroda K, Yokoyama Y, Okazaki K, BMC musculoskeletal disorders. (91.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 2.6% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE)

A Biomechanical, Cadaveric Evaluation of Single- Versus Double-Row Repair Techniques on Stability of Bony Bankart Lesions. Greenstein AS, Chen RE, Knapp E, Brown AM, Roberts A, Awad HA, Voloshin I, The American journal of sports medicine. (85.8% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 3.6% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

Shoulder arthroplasty. Wassenaar D, Busch A, Wegner A, Jäger M, Der Orthopade. (58.2% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 33.5% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Principles of Locking Plate Fixation of Proximal Humerus Fractures. Omid R, Trasolini NA, Stone MA, Namdari S, The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. (92.6% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 2.1% BONE)

Why are tapes better than wires in knotless rotator cuff repairs? An evaluation of force, pressure and contact area in a tendon bone unit mechanical model. Maia Dias C, Gonçalves SB, Completo A, Tognini M, da Silva MR, Mineiro J, Curate F, Ferreira F, Folgado J, Journal of experimental orthopaedics. (48.5% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 43.8% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)


*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Balance, gait, and navigation performance are related to physical exercise in blind and visually impaired children and adolescents. Rogge AK, Hamacher D, Cappagli G, Kuhne L, Hötting K, Zech A, Gori M, Röder B, Experimental brain research. (39.4% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 30.3% POSTURE/BALANCE)

Think about it: Cognitive-motor dual-tasking affects sub-regional spine responses to unexpected trunk perturbations. Norrie JP, Larson DJ, Brown SHM, Human movement science. (58.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 27.2% POSTURE/BALANCE)


*REHABILITATION*
A Three-Arm Parallel-Group Exploratory Trial documents balance improvement without much evidence of white matter integrity changes in people with multiple sclerosis following two months ambulatory neuroproprioceptive "facilitation and inhibition" physical therapy. ŘasovÁ K, BuČkovÁ B, ProkopiusovÁ T, ProchÁzkovÁ M, Angel G, MarkovÁ M, HruŠkovÁ N, ŠtĚtkÁŘovÁ I, ŠpaŇhelovÁ Š, MareŠ J, TintĚra J, Zach P, Musil V, Hlinka J, European journal of physical and rehabilitation medicine. (82.2% REHABILITATION; 10.5% ERGONOMICS)

A Randomized Controlled Trial of Eccentric Versus Concentric Cycling for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Rehabilitation. Milandri G, Sivarasu S, The American journal of sports medicine. (74.8% REHABILITATION; 10.1% ERGONOMICS)

Effects of SNAG mobilization combined with a self-SNAG home-exercise for the treatment of cervicogenic headache: a pilot study. Paquin JP, Tousignant-Laflamme Y, Dumas JP, The Journal of manual & manipulative therapy. (58.8% REHABILITATION; 17.9% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE)

Robotic lower extremity exoskeleton use in a non-ambulatory child with cerebral palsy: a case study. Diot CM, Thomas RL, Raess L, Wrightson JG, Condliffe EG, Disability and rehabilitation. Assistive technology. (68.5% REHABILITATION; 14.0% ERGONOMICS)

Effect of NEuroplasticity-Principles-based SEnsory-Rehabilitation (NEPSER) on sensori-motor recovery in stroke: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Arya KN, Pandian S, Agarwal GG, Chaudhary N, Joshi AK, Neurological research and practice. (83.7% REHABILITATION; 13.3% ERGONOMICS)


*ROBOTICS*
Autonomous Water Quality Monitoring and Water Surface Cleaning for Unmanned Surface Vehicle. Chang HC, Hsu YL, Hung SS, Ou GR, Wu JR, Hsu C, Sensors (Basel, Switzerland). (86.3% ROBOTICS; 3.9% ERGONOMICS)

Snaps of a tiny amphipod push the boundary of ultrafast, repeatable movement. Longo SJ, Ray W, Farley GM, Harrison J, Jorge J, Kaji T, Palmer AR, Patek SN, Current biology : CB. (94.2% ROBOTICS; 3.3% COMPARATIVE)

Light-driven Locomotion of Underwater Bubbles on Ultrarobust Paraffin-impregnated Laser-ablated Fe3O4-doped Slippery Surfaces. Huang Z, Chen C, Wang X, Li R, Bian Y, Zhu S, Hu Y, Li J, Wu D, Chu J, ACS applied materials & interfaces. (54.8% ROBOTICS; 16.0% COMPARATIVE)

Design and Locomotion Study of Stick-Slip Piezoelectric Actuator Using Two-Stage Flexible Hinge Structure. Li Z, Su Z, Zhao L, Han H, Guo Z, Zhao Y, Sun H, Micromachines. (87.7% ROBOTICS; 3.0% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)

Collective dynamics in entangled worm and robot blobs. Ozkan-Aydin Y, Goldman DI, Bhamla MS, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. (89.2% ROBOTICS; 4.2% MODELING)


*SPORT/EXERCISE*
The effect of changing foot progression angle using real-time visual feedback on rearfoot eversion during running. Mousavi SH, van Kouwenhove L, Rajabi R, Zwerver J, Hijmans JM, PloS one. (47.1% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 36.2% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE)

Altered Drop Jump Landing Biomechanics Following Eccentric Exercise-Induced Muscle Damage. Tsatalas T, Karampina E, Mina MA, Patikas DA, Laschou VC, Pappas A, Jamurtas AZ, Koutedakis Y, Giakas G, Sports (Basel, Switzerland). (95.1% SPORT/EXERCISE; 1.1% MUSCLE)

Competition Volume and Changes in Countermovement Jump Biomechanics and Motor Signatures in Female Collegiate Volleyball Players. Kipp K, Kiely M, Geiser C, Journal of strength and conditioning research. (99.4% SPORT/EXERCISE; 0.1% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

Understanding Bench Press Biomechanics-The Necessity of Measuring Lateral Barbell Forces. Mausehund L, Werkhausen A, Bartsch J, Krosshaug T, Journal of strength and conditioning research. (96.9% SPORT/EXERCISE; 1.3% ERGONOMICS)

The Ankle Joint Range of Motion and Its Effect on Squat Jump Performance with and without Arm Swing in Adolescent Female Volleyball Players. Panoutsakopoulos V, Kotzamanidou MC, Papaiakovou G, Kollias IA, Journal of functional morphology and kinesiology. (96.0% SPORT/EXERCISE; 1.0% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

Implications of sample size and acquired number of steps to investigate running biomechanics. Oliveira AS, Pirscoveanu CI, Scientific reports. (49.6% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 37.4% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Inter-unit reliability of IMU Step metrics using IMeasureU Blue Trident inertial measurement units for running-based team sport tasks. Armitage M, Beato M, McErlain-Naylor SA, Journal of sports sciences. (60.3% SPORT/EXERCISE; 25.0% METHODS)


*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Can Biomechanical Testing After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Identify Athletes at Risk for Subsequent ACL Injury to the Contralateral Uninjured Limb? King E, Richter C, Daniels KAJ, Franklyn-Miller A, Falvey E, Myer GD, Jackson M, Moran R, Strike S, The American journal of sports medicine. (84.5% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 4.8% REHABILITATION)

Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair of the Elbow-Biomechanics, Indications, and Outcomes. Torres SJ, Limpisvasti O, Current reviews in musculoskeletal medicine. (55.9% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 33.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Anterior cruciate ligament remnant-preserving and re-tensioning reconstruction: a biomechanical comparison study of three different re-tensioning methods in a porcine model. Ryu DJ, Kwon KB, Hong DH, Park SJ, Park JS, Wang JH, BMC musculoskeletal disorders. (88.3% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 8.9% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)


*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Rabbit thyroid extracellular matrix as a 3D bioscaffold for thyroid bioengineering: a preliminary in vitro study. Weng J, Chen B, Xie M, Wan X, Wang P, Zhou X, Zhou Z, Mei J, Wang L, Huang D, Wang Z, Wang Z, Chen C, Biomedical engineering online. (80.2% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 14.8% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)

Tissue Engineering Strategies to Increase Osteochondral Regeneration of Stem Cells; a Close Look at Different Modalities. Saghati S, Nasrabadi HT, Khoshfetrat AB, Moharamzadeh K, Hassani A, Mohammadi SM, Rahbarghazi R, Fathi Karkan S, Stem cell reviews and reports. (55.6% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 36.0% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Cell sheet technology: Influence of culture conditions on in vitro-cultivated corneal stromal tissue for regenerative therapies of the ocular surface. Hasenzahl M, Müsken M, Mertsch S, Schrader S, Reichl S, Journal of biomedical materials research. Part B, Applied biomaterials. (71.7% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 20.8% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR)

Mechanobiology in Tendon, Ligament, and Skeletal Muscle Tissue Engineering. Bramson MTK, Van Houten S, Corr D, Journal of biomechanical engineering. (54.0% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 42.8% TENDON/LIGAMENT)


*TRAUMA/IMPACT*
Effect of ABTS and conventional seats on occupant injury in rear impacts: Analysis of field and test data. Parenteau CS, Burnett RA, Viano DC, Lau E, Traffic injury prevention. (95.7% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 3.2% ERGONOMICS)

Network Analysis of Sport-Related Concussion Research During the Past Decade (2010-2019). Eagle SR, Kontos AP, Collins MW, Connaboy C, Flanagan SD, Journal of athletic training. (94.2% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 3.0% SPORT/EXERCISE)


*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Muscle Function and Kinematics during Submaximal Equine Jumping: What Can Objective Outcomes Tell Us about Athletic Performance Indicators? St George L, Clayton HM, Sinclair J, Richards J, Roy SH, Hobbs SJ, Animals : an open access journal from MDPI. (77.8% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL; 17.5% COMPARATIVE)

Prediction of lameness using automatically recorded activity, behavior and production data in post-parturient Irish dairy cows. Borghart GM, O'Grady LE, Somers JR, Irish veterinary journal. (99.3% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL; 0.3% COMPARATIVE)

Effect of enclosure expansion on the activity budgets of eastern black-and-white colobus monkeys, Colobus guereza. Robbins RL, Sheridan J, Zoo biology. (74.2% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL; 20.9% COMPARATIVE)


*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR*
Coupling of active middle ear implants-biomechanical aspects. Bornitz M, Lasurashvili N, Neudert M, Beleites T, Zahnert T, HNO. (41.5% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 30.4% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)

Impact of hypothermia on the biomechanical effect of epithelium-off corneal cross-linking. Abdshahzadeh H, Abrishamchi R, Torres-Netto EA, Kling S, Hafezi NL, Hillen M, Hafezi F, Eye and vision (London, England). (84.3% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 14.2% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

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