LITERATURE UPDATE
Apr 15, 2021 - Apr 21, 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*
Clinical Importance of Bone Matrix Damage Mechanisms for Fracture Prevention. Abel RL, Stavri R, Gray M, Hansen U, Current osteoporosis reports. (99.2% BONE; 0.3% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

A probabilistic approach for modelling bone fracture healing under Ilizarov circular fixator. Ganadhiepan G, Miramini S, Mendis P, Patel M, Zhang L, International journal for numerical methods in biomedical engineering. (53.3% MODELING; 41.1% BONE)

Biomechanical study of polymethyl methacrylate bone cement and allogeneic bone for strengthening sheep vertebrae. Wang Z, Zhang X, Li Z, Feng Q, Chen J, Xie W, Zhongguo xiu fu chong jian wai ke za zhi = Zhongguo xiufu chongjian waike zazhi = Chinese journal of reparative and reconstructive surgery. (74.1% BONE; 9.0% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Raman spectroscopic determination of bone matrix quantity and quality augments prediction of human cortical bone mechanical properties. Unal M, Journal of biomechanics. (97.0% BONE; 1.3% METHODS)

Microstructural and mechanical evaluations of region segmentation methods in classifications of osteonecrosis. Feng C, Wang L, Xu P, Chu Z, Yao J, Sun W, Gong H, Zhang X, Li Z, Fan Y, Journal of biomechanics. (90.6% BONE; 5.9% METHODS)


*CARDIOVASCULAR/PULMONARY*
Optical Coherence Tomography-Based Patient-Specific Residual Multi-Thrombus Coronary Plaque Models with Fluid-Structure Interaction for Better Treatment Decisions: A Biomechanical Modeling Case Study. Wang L, He L, Jia H, Lv R, Guo X, Yang C, Giddens DP, Samady H, Maehara A, Mintz G, Yu B, Tang D, Journal of biomechanical engineering. (88.4% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 8.7% MODELING)

The Contribution of Glycosaminoglycans/Proteoglycans to Aortic Mechanics in Health and Disease: A Critical Review. Ghadie N, St-Pierre JP, Labrosse M, IEEE transactions on bio-medical engineering. (84.2% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 10.4% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Mechanical characterization of abdominal aortas using multi-perspective ultrasound imaging. Petterson N, Sjoerdsma M, van Sambeek M, van de Vosse F, Lopata R, Journal of the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials. (84.5% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 5.8% METHODS)

Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Peak Wall Stress and Peak Wall Rupture Index in Ruptured and Asymptomatic Intact Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. Singh TP, Moxon JV, Gasser TC, Golledge J, Journal of the American Heart Association. (96.1% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 1.3% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Vascularisation of pluripotent stem cell-derived myocardium: biomechanical insights for physiological relevance in cardiac tissue engineering. King O, Sunyovszki I, Terracciano CM, Pflugers Archiv : European journal of physiology. (75.4% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 10.1% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)


*CELLULAR*
High-throughput microscopy reveals the impact of multifactorial environmental perturbations on colorectal cancer cell growth. Chiang CT, Lau R, Ghaffarizadeh A, Brovold M, Vyas D, Juárez EF, Atala A, Agus DB, Soker S, Macklin P, Ruderman D, Mumenthaler SM, GigaScience. (97.6% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 0.9% METHODS)

Membrane to Cytosol Redistribution of αII-Spectrin Drives Extracellular vesicle Biogenesis in Malignant Breast Cells. Jack T, Kevin P, Gabriele R, M B M, Christian E, Michael J, Bebawy M, Proteomics. (98.8% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 0.5% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Imaging methods in mechanosensing: a historical perspective and visions for the future. Lavrenyuk K, Conway D, Dahl KN, Molecular biology of the cell. (66.6% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 28.0% METHODS)

Intranuclear strain in living cells subjected to substrate stretching: A combined experimental and computational study. Tsukamoto S, Asakawa T, Kimura S, Takesue N, Mofrad MRK, Sakamoto N, Journal of biomechanics. (93.4% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 1.8% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)


*COMPARATIVE*
The Role of the Tail or Lack Thereof in the Evolution of Tetrapod Aquatic Propulsion. Fish FE, Rybczynski N, Lauder GV, Duff CM, Integrative and comparative biology. (63.4% COMPARATIVE; 31.1% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

The Degenerate Tale of Ascidian Tails. Fodor ACA, Powers MM, Andrykovich K, Liu J, Lowe EK, Brown CT, Di Gregorio A, Stolfi A, Swalla BJ, Integrative and comparative biology. (92.3% COMPARATIVE; 2.7% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

When SEM becomes a deceptive tool of analysis: the unexpected discovery of epidermal glands with stalked ducts on the ultimate legs of geophilomorph centipedes. Sombke A, Müller CHG, Frontiers in zoology. (85.7% COMPARATIVE; 11.6% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

The bullies are the leaders of the next generation: inherited aminergic neurotransmitter system changes in socially dominant zebrafish, Danio rerio. Sundvik M, Puttonen H, Semenova S, Panula P, Behavioural brain research. (56.0% COMPARATIVE; 16.9% NEURAL)

Swimming kinematics of cyprids of the barnacle Balanus glandula. Lamont EI, Emlet RB, Integrative and comparative biology. (95.5% COMPARATIVE; 2.1% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Multi-scale design of the chela of the hermit crab Coenobita brevimanus. Lin W, Liu P, Li S, Tian J, Cai W, Zhang X, Peng J, Miao C, Zhang H, Gu P, Wang Z, Zhang Z, Luo T, Acta biomaterialia. (95.2% COMPARATIVE; 1.5% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

The allometry of locomotion. Cloyed CS, Grady JM, Savage VM, Uyeda JC, Dell AI, Ecology. (67.1% COMPARATIVE; 19.7% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Habitat influences skeletal morphology and density in the snailfishes (family Liparidae). Gerringer ME, Dias AS, von Hagel AA, Orr JW, Summers AP, Farina S, Frontiers in zoology. (61.8% COMPARATIVE; 29.7% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)


*ERGONOMICS*
Evaluation of a passive low-back support exoskeleton (Ergo-Vest) for manual waste collection. Ziaei M, Choobineh A, Ghaem H, Abdoli-Eramaki M, Ergonomics. (97.4% ERGONOMICS; 1.1% REHABILITATION)


*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Phylogeny, function and ecology in the deep evolutionary history of the mammalian forelimb. Lungmus JK, Angielczyk KD, Proceedings. Biological sciences. (84.4% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY; 7.4% COMPARATIVE)

A platysomid occurrence from the Tournaisian of Nova Scotia. Wilson CD, Mansky CF, Anderson JS, Scientific reports. (77.2% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY; 12.0% ERGONOMICS)

Biomechanical trade-offs in the pelvic floor constrain the evolution of the human birth canal. Stansfield E, Kumar K, Mitteroecker P, Grunstra NDS, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. (89.2% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY; 4.1% ERGONOMICS)


*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Movement compensations during a step ascent task are associated with stair climbing performance in people with multiple sclerosis. Kline PW, Christiansen CL, Hager ER, Alvarez E, Mañago MM, Gait & posture. (92.3% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 3.8% ERGONOMICS)

Effects of dual tasks on kinematic and kinetic performances during stair descent: Respective effects of manual and cognitive tasks. Wang J, Mao M, Song Q, Zhang C, Chen Y, Sun W, The Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness. (88.4% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 5.2% ERGONOMICS)

Gait Adaptations to Physical Fatigue During the Negotiation of Variable and Unexpected Obstacles. Hinkel-Lipsker JW, Stoehr NM, Lachica IJ, Rogers SM, Human factors. (96.7% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 1.0% ERGONOMICS)

A comprehensive, open-source dataset of lower limb biomechanics in multiple conditions of stairs, ramps, and level-ground ambulation and transitions. Camargo J, Ramanathan A, Flanagan W, Young A, Journal of biomechanics. (66.8% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 17.5% METHODS)

Walking lower extremity biomechanics of adolescents with autism spectrum disorder. Bennett HJ, Ringleb SI, Bobzien J, Haegele JA, Journal of biomechanics. (97.7% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 0.5% REHABILITATION)

Timing of gait events affects whole trajectory analyses: A statistical parametric mapping sensitivity analysis of lower limb biomechanics. Honert EC, Pataky TC, Journal of biomechanics. (70.5% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 21.1% METHODS)

Lower limb biomechanics during gait in children with Achondroplasia. Kiernan D, Journal of biomechanics. (95.5% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 0.9% ERGONOMICS)

Stair ascent comparison of lower limb kinematics with differing time normalization techniques. Weiske F, Böhme M, Jäkel J, Zentner J, Witt M, Journal of biomechanics. (83.4% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 11.4% METHODS)


*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Contribution of a distal radioulnar joint stabilizer on forearm stability: A modeling study. Khuyagbaatar B, Lee SJ, Bayarjargal U, Cheon M, Batbayar T, Kim YH, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Part H, Journal of engineering in medicine. (66.9% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 11.0% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

The Biomechanics of Diabetic Foot Amputation. McGuire J, Thomson A, Kennedy PG, Wounds : a compendium of clinical research and practice. (79.8% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 7.9% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)

Finger injuries with a focus on ligamentous structures. Bayer T, Der Radiologe. (98.8% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 0.4% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

Simulating finger-tip force using two common contact models: Hunt-Crossley and elastic foundation. Hao KA, Nichols JA, Journal of biomechanics. (85.9% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 11.8% MODELING)

Anatomy and biomechanics of the Lisfranc ligamentous complex: A systematic literature review. Sripanich Y, Steadman J, Krähenbühl N, Rungprai C, Saltzman CL, Lenz AL, Barg A, Journal of biomechanics. (52.1% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 39.5% TENDON/LIGAMENT)


*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Quantitative evaluation of the sacroiliac joint fixation in stress reduction on both sacroiliac joint cartilage and ligaments: A finite element analysis. Venayre B, Koyama Y, Kurosawa D, Hammer N, Lingslebe U, Murakami E, Ozawa H, Ohashi T, Clinical biomechanics (Bristol, Avon). (46.6% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 26.4% MODELING)

Meniscal Salvage: Where We Are Today. Anderson AB, Gaston J, LeClere LE, Dickens JF, The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. (83.7% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 7.1% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

The contralateral knee is a good predictor for determining normal knee stability: a cadaveric study. Arnout N, Verstraete M, Victor J, Bellemans J, Tampere T, Chevalier A, Knee surgery, sports traumatology, arthroscopy : official journal of the ESSKA. (91.0% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 2.9% METHODS)

Finite element analysis of biomechanical effects of residual varus/valgus malunion after femoral fracture on knee joint. Ding K, Yang W, Wang H, Zhan S, Hu P, Bai J, Ren C, Zhang Q, Zhu Y, Chen W, International orthopaedics. (63.5% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 22.3% MODELING)

In-vitro 3D Analysis of Sacroiliac Joint Kinematics: Primary and Coupled Motions. Odeh K, Wu W, Taylor B, Leasure J, Kondrashov D, Spine. (58.8% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 21.5% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE)


*METHODS*
Learning-based Regularization for Cardiac Strain Analysis via Domain Adaptation. Lu A, Ahn SS, Ta K, Parajuli N, Stendahl JC, Liu Z, Boutagy NE, Jeng GS, Staib LH, OrDonnell M, Sinusas AJ, Duncan JS, IEEE transactions on medical imaging. (58.1% METHODS; 29.3% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY)

Low-pass filter cutoff frequency affects sacral-mounted inertial measurement unit estimations of peak vertical ground reaction force and contact time during treadmill running. Day EM, Alcantara RS, McGeehan MA, Grabowski AM, Hahn ME, Journal of biomechanics. (78.8% METHODS; 14.3% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Identity Recognition Based on Bioacoustics of Human Body. Sim JY, Noh HW, Goo W, Kim N, Chae SH, Ahn CG, IEEE transactions on cybernetics. (95.3% METHODS; 1.0% TRAUMA/IMPACT)


*MODELING*
A comprehensive approach for the validation of lumbar spine finite element models investigating post-fusion adjacent segment effects. Azadi A, Arjmand N, Journal of biomechanics. (57.2% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 40.4% MODELING)

Optimization-based subject-specific planar human vertical jumping prediction: Model development and validation. Baus J, Harry JR, Yang J, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Part H, Journal of engineering in medicine. (77.5% MODELING; 10.5% SPORT/EXERCISE)


*MUSCLE*
The Role of Biaxial Loading on Smooth Muscle Contractility in the Nulliparous Murine Cervix. Conway CK, Varghese A, Mahendroo M, Miller KS, Annals of biomedical engineering. (86.4% MUSCLE; 6.7% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Effects of Old age and contraction mode on knee extensor muscle ATP flux and metabolic economy in vivo. Fitzgerald LF, Bartlett MF, Nagarajan R, Francisco EJ, Iv FCS, Kent JA, The Journal of physiology. (98.8% MUSCLE; 0.2% NEURAL)


*ORTHOPAEDICS (SPINE)*
Repair of lumbar incisional hernia using polypropylene mesh strip sutures - A case report. Deshpande A, Deshpande P, Sharma S, International journal of surgery case reports. (48.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 25.3% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Sexual dimorphism of the posterior cervical spine muscle attachments. Keidan L, Barash A, Lenzner Z, Pick CG, Been E, Journal of anatomy. (59.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 17.6% MUSCLE)

CT-based structural analyses of vertebral fractures with polymeric augmentation: A study of cadaveric three-level spine segments. Rezaei A, Giambini H, Miller Ii AL, Xu H, Xu H, Li Y, Yaszemski MJ, Lu L, Computers in biology and medicine. (98.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 0.4% METHODS)

Percutaneous Carbon-PEEK instrumentation for spine tumors: a prospective observational study. Trungu S, Ricciardi L, Forcato S, Scollato A, Minniti G, Miscusi M, Raco A, Journal of neurosurgical sciences. (98.2% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 1.1% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

The Approach to Pseudarthrosis After Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery: Is a Multiple-Rod Construct Necessary? Dinizo M, Passias P, Kebaish K, Errico TJ, Raman T, Global spine journal. (90.8% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 8.3% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Comparison of biomechanical performance of single-level triangular and quadrilateral profile anterior cervical plates. Cao F, Fu R, Wang W, PloS one. (97.2% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 1.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)


*ORTHOPAEDICS (SURGERY)*
Shoulder Arthrodesis for Traumatic Brachial Plexus Injuries: Functional Outcomes and Complications. Cho AB, Choi HJ, Ferreira CHV, Yoshinobu Kiyohara L, Bersani Silva G, Sorrenti L, Hand (New York, N.Y.). (51.4% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 14.1% ERGONOMICS)

Standardized artificially created stable pertrochanteric femur fractures present more homogenous results compared to osteotomies for orthopaedic implant testing. Schader JF, Zderic I, Gehweiler D, Dauwe J, Mys K, Danker C, Acklin YP, Sommer C, Gueorguiev B, Stoffel K, BMC musculoskeletal disorders. (38.6% BONE; 34.6% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Anterior Locking Plate Osteosynthesis of Patellar Factures - Analysis of Complications and Functional Outcome. Tengler MB, Lill H, Wente M, Ellwein A, Zeitschrift fur Orthopadie und Unfallchirurgie. (93.8% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 2.2% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Intratendinous Strain Variations of the Supraspinatus Tendon Depending on Repair Technique: A Biomechanical Analysis Regarding the Cause of Medial Cuff Failure. Hackl M, Nacov J, Kammerlohr S, Staat M, Buess E, Leschinger T, Müller LP, Wegmann K, The American journal of sports medicine. (53.9% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 39.6% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Comparison of different fixation techniques for periprosthetic fractures: a biomechanical study of a new implant. Konya MN, Yuzuguldu U, Altin R, Fidan U, International orthopaedics. (51.2% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 34.0% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)

Biomechanical analysis of a novel clavicular hook plate for the treatment of acromioclavicular joint dislocation: A finite element analysis. Liu J, Gao Y, Niu B, Xiu J, Wang H, Wang Y, Yang Y, Computers in biology and medicine. (50.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 23.3% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Total hip arthroplasty for dysplastic coxarthrosis using a cementless Wagner Cone stem. Solarino G, Vicenti G, Piazzolla A, Maruccia F, Notarnicola A, Moretti B, Journal of orthopaedics and traumatology : official journal of the Italian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology. (80.5% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 9.3% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Biomechanics of periprosthetic femur fractures and early weightbearing. Khwaja A, Mahoney W, Johnson J, Trompeter A, Lowe J, European journal of orthopaedic surgery & traumatology : orthopedie traumatologie. (62.8% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 27.2% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)


*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Predicted Threshold for Seated Stability: Estimation of Margin of Stability Using Wearable Inertial Sensors. Noamani A, Agarwal K, Vette A, Rouhani H, IEEE journal of biomedical and health informatics. (98.1% POSTURE/BALANCE; 0.4% REHABILITATION)


*REHABILITATION*
Longitudinal study of knee load avoidant movement behavior after total knee arthroplasty with recommendations for future retraining interventions. Christensen JC, Pelt CE, Bo Foreman K, LaStayo PC, Anderson AE, Gililland JM, Mizner RL, The Knee. (77.2% REHABILITATION; 7.7% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

FMS Effects of a Motor Program for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders. Dong L, Shen B, Pang Y, Zhang M, Xiang Y, Xing Y, Wright M, Li D, Bo J, Perceptual and motor skills. (74.7% REHABILITATION; 11.7% ERGONOMICS)

Assessment of Upper-extremity Joint Angles using Harmony Exoskeleton. De Oliveira AC, Sulzer JS, Deshpande AD, IEEE transactions on neural systems and rehabilitation engineering : a publication of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. (48.8% REHABILITATION; 23.6% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)

Effect of robotic-assisted gait training on objective biomechanical measures of gait in persons post-stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Nedergård H, Arumugam A, Sandlund M, Bråndal A, Häger CK, Journal of neuroengineering and rehabilitation. (81.6% REHABILITATION; 12.5% ERGONOMICS)

Influence of Locomotion Therapy With the Wearable Cyborg HAL on Bladder and Bowel Function in Acute and Chronic SCI Patients. Brinkemper A, Grasmücke D, Yilmaz E, Reinecke F, Schildhauer TA, Aach M, Global spine journal. (68.2% REHABILITATION; 25.0% ERGONOMICS)


*ROBOTICS*
Locomotor transitions in the potential energy landscape-dominated regime. Othayoth R, Xuan Q, Wang Y, Li C, Proceedings. Biological sciences. (71.0% ROBOTICS; 9.8% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Hopping frequency influences elastic energy reuse with joint series elastic actuators. Mohammadi Nejad Rashty A, Grimmer M, Seyfarth A, Journal of biomechanics. (84.5% ROBOTICS; 5.2% MODELING)


*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Promoting learning of biomechanical concepts with game-based activities. Keogh JWL, Moro C, Knudson D, Sports biomechanics. (36.3% SPORT/EXERCISE; 30.2% ERGONOMICS)

Biomechanical upper-extremity performance tests and isokinetic shoulder strength in collision and contact athletes. Fanning E, Daniels K, Cools A, Miles JJ, Falvey É, Journal of sports sciences. (94.9% SPORT/EXERCISE; 1.0% METHODS)

Radiographic and MRI Assessment of the Thrower's Elbow. Powell GM, Murthy NS, Johnson AC, Current reviews in musculoskeletal medicine. (45.1% SPORT/EXERCISE; 22.8% JOINT/CARTILAGE)


*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Estimation of forces on anterior cruciate ligament in dynamic activities. Sikidar A, Marieswaran M, Kalyanasundaram D, Biomechanics and modeling in mechanobiology. (60.4% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 16.7% MODELING)

PATELLOFEMORAL AND TIBIOFEMORAL JOINT LOADING DURING A SINGLE-LEG FORWARD HOP FOLLOWING ACL RECONSTRUCTION. Sritharan P, Schache AG, Culvenor AG, Perraton LG, Bryant AL, Morris HG, Whitehead TS, Crossley KM, Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society. (63.2% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 12.8% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Combined Anterolateral and Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Improves Pivot Shift Compared to Isolated Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Kunze KN, Manzi J, Richardson M, White AE, Coladonato C, DePhillipo NN, LaPrade RF, Chahla J, Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association. (78.6% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 17.2% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Biomechanical Evaluation of Anterolateral Ligament Repair augmented with Internal Brace. Roach RP, Beason DP, Slowik JS, Moore AR, Lall AC, Dugas JR, The journal of knee surgery. (84.9% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 9.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)


*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Anisotropic Mechanical Properties of the Human Uterus Measured by Spherical Indentation. Fang S, McLean J, Shi L, Vink JY, Hendon CP, Myers KM, Annals of biomedical engineering. (83.0% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 7.7% METHODS)

Long-term viability and extensibility of an in situ regenerated canine aortic wall using hybrid warp-knitted fabric. Nemoto S, Konishi H, Suzuki T, Shimada R, Katsumata T, Osawa S, Yamaguchi A, Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. (69.3% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 26.7% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY)

Tissue-specific parameters for the design of ECM-mimetic biomaterials. Tonti OR, Larson H, Lipp SN, Luetkemeyer CM, Makam M, Vargas D, Wilcox SM, Calve S, Acta biomaterialia. (97.4% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 1.6% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)

Tissue-engineering the larynx: Effect of decellularization on human laryngeal framework and the cricoarytenoid joint. Al-Qurayshi Z, Wafa EI, Hoffman H, Chang K, Salem AK, Journal of biomedical materials research. Part B, Applied biomaterials. (88.9% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 5.0% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL)

Optimization of a decellularization protocol of porcine tracheas. Long-term effects of cryopreservation. A histological study. Milian L, Sancho-Tello M, Roig-Soriano J, Foschini G, Martínez-Hernández NJ, Más-Estellés J, Ruiz-Sauri A, Zurriaga J, Carda C, Mata M, The International journal of artificial organs. (94.7% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 1.5% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)

Functionalized Strategies and Mechanisms of the Emerging Mesh for Abdominal Wall Repair and Regeneration. Liu Z, Wei N, Tang R, ACS biomaterials science & engineering. (97.0% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 0.4% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Structure, properties, and bioactivity of 3D printed PAEKs for implant applications: A systematic review. Basgul C, Spece H, Sharma N, Thieringer FM, Kurtz SM, Journal of biomedical materials research. Part B, Applied biomaterials. (82.2% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 7.3% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)


*TRAUMA/IMPACT*
IgA autoreactivity towards brain enriched and apoptosis regulating proteins in saliva of athletes after acute concussion and subconcussive impacts. Pin E, Petricoin E, Cortes N, Bowman T, Andersson E, Uhlen M, Nilsson P, Caswell SV, Journal of neurotrauma. (97.2% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 0.7% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Instantaneous Whole-Brain Strain Estimation in Dynamic Head Impact. Ghazi K, Wu S, Zhao W, Ji S, Journal of neurotrauma. (98.9% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 0.5% METHODS)


*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
The presence of Wormian bones increases the fracture resistance of equine cranial bone. Zambrano M LA, Kilroy D, Kumar A, Gilchrist MD, Ní Annaidh A, PloS one. (63.7% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL; 22.3% BONE)

Kinematics of a Novel Canine Cervical Fusion System. Zindl C, Fitzpatrick N, Litsky AS, Allen MJ, Veterinary and comparative orthopaedics and traumatology : V.C.O.T. (99.3% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL; 0.2% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE)

A QTL for conformation of back and croup influences lateral gait quality in Icelandic horses. Rosengren MK, Sigurðardóttir H, Eriksson S, Naboulsi R, Jouni A, Novoa-Bravo M, Albertsdóttir E, Kristjánsson Þ, Rhodin M, Viklund Å, Velie BD, Negro JJ, Solé M, Lindgren G, BMC genomics. (97.7% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL; 1.9% COMPARATIVE)


*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR*
Influence of corneal shape parameters on corneal deformation responses measured with a Scheimpflug camera. Liu J, Wang Y, Zou H, Li M, International ophthalmology. (89.0% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 7.1% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Material properties and effect of preconditioning of human sclera, optic nerve, and optic nerve sheath. Park J, Shin A, Jafari S, Demer JL, Biomechanics and modeling in mechanobiology. (87.9% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 10.2% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Micro-mechanical properties of corneal scaffolds from two different bio-models obtained by an efficient chemical decellularization. Marin-Tapia HA, Romero-Salazar L, Arteaga-Arcos JC, Rosales-Ibáñez R, Mayorga-Rojas M, Journal of the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials. (55.9% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 41.4% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR)

A new collagen scaffold for the improvement of corneal biomechanical properties in a rabbit model. Andreev AY, Osidak EO, Grigoriev TE, Krasheninnikov SV, Zaharov VD, Zaraitianc OV, Borzenok SA, Domogatsky SP, Experimental eye research. (63.6% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 34.1% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

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