Jun 24, 2021 - Jun 30, 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 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Stanford University. 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]

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Anti-osteoporosis effect and purification of peptides with high calcium-binding capacity from walnut protein hydrolysates. Sun X, Ruan S, Zhuang Y, Sun L, Food & function. (96.0% BONE; 0.9% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Microarchitecture of titanium cylinders obtained by additive manufacturing does not influence osseointegration in the sheep. Rony L, Aguado E, Verlee B, Pascaretti-Grizon F, Chappard D, Regenerative biomaterials. (73.7% BONE; 16.1% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Influence of osteoporosis on the compressive properties of femoral cancellous bone and its dependence on various density parameters. Metzner F, Neupetsch C, Fischer JP, Drossel WG, Heyde CE, Schleifenbaum S, Scientific reports. (97.9% BONE; 0.5% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Nonlinear multiscale analysis of coronary atherosclerotic vulnerable plaque artery: fluid-structural modeling with micromechanics. Massarwa E, Aronis Z, Eliasy R, Einav S, Haj-Ali R, Biomechanics and modeling in mechanobiology. (84.8% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 11.7% MODELING)

Very late vasomotor responses and gene expression with bioresorbable scaffolds and metallic drug-eluting stents. Koh JS, Gogas BD, Kumar S, Benham JJ, Sur S, Spilias N, Kumar A, Giddens DP, Rapoza R, Kereiakes DJ, Stone G, Jo H, Samady H, Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions. (86.3% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 10.0% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Pulse Wave Imaging Coupled With Vector Flow Mapping: A Phantom, Simulation, and In Vivo Study. Karageorgos GM, Apostolakis IZ, Nauleau P, Gatti V, Weber R, Kemper P, Konofagou EE, IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control. (86.7% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 7.9% METHODS)

Minute ventilation/carbon dioxide production in patients with dysfunctional breathing. Watson M, Ionescu MF, Sylvester K, Fuld J, European respiratory review : an official journal of the European Respiratory Society. (74.8% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 4.1% MUSCLE)

Breast tumor stiffness instructs bone metastasis via maintenance of mechanical conditioning. Watson AW, Grant AD, Parker SS, Hill S, Whalen MB, Chakrabarti J, Harman MW, Roman MR, Forte BL, Gowan CC, Castro-Portuguez R, Stolze LK, Franck C, Cusanovich DA, Zavros Y, Padi M, Romanoski CE, Mouneimne G, Cell reports. (88.9% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 4.6% BONE)


Locomotor activity rhythm in catfish Heteropneustes fossilis as a function of shoal size under different light regimens. Kujur P, Pati AK, Parganiha A, Chronobiology international. (72.4% COMPARATIVE; 21.1% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL)

Influence of the Microbiota of the Cryolithozone Paleoecosystems on the Behavioral Functions of the Nervous System of Chickens Gallus gallus. Petrov SA, Subbotin AM, Bazhin AS, Narushko MV, Bulletin of experimental biology and medicine. (40.7% COMPARATIVE; 38.8% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL)

Genetic diversity, population structure and historical demography of the two-spined yellowtail stargazer (Uranoscopus cognatus). Mohd Yusoff NIS, Mat Jaafar TNA, Vilasri V, Mohd Nor SA, Seah YG, Habib A, Wong LL, Danish-Daniel M, Sung YY, Mazlan AG, Mat Piah R, Ismail SI, Tan MP, Scientific reports. (44.3% COMPARATIVE; 36.6% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Androgenic activation, impairment of the monoaminergic system and altered behavior in zebrafish larvae exposed to environmental concentrations of fenitrothion. Faria M, Prats E, Rosas Ramírez JR, Bellot M, Bedrossiantz J, Pagano M, Valls A, Gomez-Canela C, Porta JM, Mestres J, Garcia-Reyero N, Faggio C, Gómez Oliván LM, Raldua D, The Science of the total environment. (46.1% COMPARATIVE; 25.1% NEURAL)

Impact of the Porosity from Incremental and Bulk Resin Composite Filling Techniques on the Biomechanical Performance of Root-Treated Molars. Pereira R, Soares P, Bicalho AA, Barcelos LM, Oliveira L, Soares CJ, Operative dentistry. (95.2% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 2.6% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Biomechanics of the tongue during swallowing after total laryngectomy: an integrative review. Anjos LMD, Ferreira TEDS, Pernambuco L, CoDAS. (92.4% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 3.0% MUSCLE)

Biomechanical and biological responses of periodontium in orthodontic tooth movement: up-date in a new decade. Li Y, Zhan Q, Bao M, Yi J, Li Y, International journal of oral science. (97.6% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 0.5% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Biomechanical analyses of one-piece dental implants composed of titanium, zirconia, PEEK, CFR-PEEK, or GFR-PEEK: Stresses, strains, and bone remodeling prediction by the finite element method. Fabris D, Moura JPA, Fredel MC, Souza JCM, Silva FS, Henriques B, Journal of biomedical materials research. Part B, Applied biomaterials. (98.6% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 0.4% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Experimental and numerical investigations of fracture and fatigue behaviour of implant-supported bars with distal extension made of three different materials. Mochalski J, Fröhls C, Keilig L, Bourauel C, Dörsam I, Biomedizinische Technik. Biomedical engineering. (96.5% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 1.5% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)

Effect of window cut-outs on the biomechanical performance of a torso jacket. Rizza R, Kopecky R, Oliphant T, Schmidt P, Liu XC, Studies in health technology and informatics. (49.4% ERGONOMICS; 45.7% TRAUMA/IMPACT)

Architectural properties of the musculoskeletal system in the shoulder of two callitrichid primate species derived from virtual dissection. Eigen L, Nyakatura JA, Primates; journal of primatology. (50.3% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY; 33.3% COMPARATIVE)

Vertical clinging and leaping induced evolutionary rate shifts in postcranial evolution of tamarins and marmosets (Primates, Callitrichidae). Botton-Divet L, Nyakatura JA, BMC ecology and evolution. (83.9% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY; 8.6% COMPARATIVE)

Pre- and Post-Operative Walking Gait in Females with Acetabular Labral Tears and Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome. Freemyer B, Durkin R, Crawford S, Beeler D, Stickley C, Journal of athletic training. (79.1% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 7.7% REHABILITATION)

Use of the margin of stability to quantify stability in pathologic gait - a qualitative systematic review. Watson F, Fino PC, Thornton M, Heracleous C, Loureiro R, Leong JJH, BMC musculoskeletal disorders. (92.3% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 2.6% METHODS)

Longitudinal Timed Up and Go Assessment in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A Pilot Study. Sukockienė E, Ferfoglia RI, Poncet A, Janssens JP, Allali G, European neurology. (54.5% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 27.3% REHABILITATION)

Relationship between ankle varus moment during gait and radiographic measurements in patients with medial ankle osteoarthritis. Choi JH, Han HS, Park YJ, Koo S, Lee T, Lee KM, PloS one. (64.5% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 16.5% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Interaction of Loading and Ligament Injuries in Subtalar Joint Instability Quantified by 3D Weightbearing Computed Tomography. Arne B, Krähenbühl N, Lenz AL, Howell K, Zhang C, Sripanich Y, Saltzman CL, Barg A, Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society. (79.6% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 13.8% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

The Hallux Metatarsophalangeal Capsule: An Anatomic Study With Respect to Percutaneous Hallux Valgus Correction. Chin KM, Richardson NS, Campbell JT, Jeng CL, Christian MW, Cerrato RA, Foot & ankle international. (93.8% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 3.9% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Relationships Between Tibial Articular Cartilage, in vivo External Joint Moments and Static Alignment in End-Stage Knee Osteoarthritis: A Micro-CT Study. Rapagna S, Roberts BC, Solomon LB, Reynolds KJ, Thewlis D, Perilli E, Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society. (97.1% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 0.7% METHODS)

Excessive mechanical stretch‑mediated osteoblasts promote the catabolism and apoptosis of chondrocytes via the Wnt/β‑catenin signaling pathway. Song CX, Liu SY, Zhu WT, Xu SY, Ni GX, Molecular medicine reports. (40.2% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 20.3% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)

Intra and intersession repeatability and reliability of dynamic parameters in pressure platform assessments on subjects with simulated leg length discrepancy. A cross-sectional research. Pereiro-Buceta H, Calvo-Lobo C, Becerro-de-Bengoa-Vallejo R, Losa-Iglesias ME, Romero-Morales C, López-López D, Martínez-Jiménez EM, Sao Paulo medical journal = Revista paulista de medicina. (71.8% METHODS; 8.4% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Novel bionics developments in gastroenterology: fecobionics assessment of lower GI tract function. Kassab GS, Gregersen H, Sun D, Huang Z, Physiological measurement. (64.4% METHODS; 12.2% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Progress on in vivo ankle biomechanics based on dual fluoroscopic imaging technology. Ye D, Sun X, Zhang C, Zhang S, Zhang X, Fu W, Sheng wu yi xue gong cheng xue za zhi = Journal of biomedical engineering = Shengwu yixue gongchengxue zazhi. (77.3% METHODS; 11.5% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Implementing fabrication as a pedagogical tool in vertebrate anatomy courses: motivation, inclusion, and lessons. Staab KL, Integrative and comparative biology. (20.0% ERGONOMICS; 17.8% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Quantitative study on the biomechanical mechanism of sacroiliac joint subluxation: A finite element study. Zhang S, Chen Y, Ren R, Jiang S, Cao Y, Li Y, Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society. (62.0% MODELING; 20.1% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Finite Element Analysis of Fracture Fixation. Lewis GS, Mischler D, Wee H, Reid JS, Varga P, Current osteoporosis reports. (81.4% MODELING; 10.2% BONE)

Analysis of hip joint cross-shear under variable activities using a novel virtual joint model within Visual3D. Layton RB, Messenger N, Stewart TD, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Part H, Journal of engineering in medicine. (50.8% MODELING; 39.8% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Resistance Exercise, Aging, Disuse, and Muscle Protein Metabolism. McKendry J, Stokes T, Mcleod JC, Phillips SM, Comprehensive Physiology. (99.5% MUSCLE; 0.1% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Pathophysiology and mechanisms of primary sarcopenia (Review). Nishikawa H, Fukunishi S, Asai A, Yokohama K, Nishiguchi S, Higuchi K, International journal of molecular medicine. (99.6% MUSCLE; 0.1% ERGONOMICS)

Apelin/APJ system: A novel therapeutic target for locomotor system diseases. Luo J, Liu W, Feng F, Chen L, European journal of pharmacology. (27.4% MUSCLE; 15.7% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Comparison of gluteus medius strength between individuals with obesity and normal-weight individuals: a cross-sectional study. Fenato RR, Araujo ACF, Guimarăes ATB, BMC musculoskeletal disorders. (96.3% MUSCLE; 0.9% ERGONOMICS)

The effects of triceps surae muscle stimulation on localized achilles subtendon tissue displacements. Lehr NL, Clark WH, Lewek MD, Franz JR, The Journal of experimental biology. (61.2% MUSCLE; 33.9% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

How different the scoliotic curves are? Pasha S, Studies in health technology and informatics. (78.6% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 19.0% MODELING)

A biomechanical study of proximal junctional kyphosis after posterior long segment fusion with vertebral body augmentation. Zhao G, Wu K, Liu D, Zhao J, Liang P, Hang S, Clinical biomechanics (Bristol, Avon). (98.4% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 0.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Trans-obturator cable fixation of open book pelvic injuries. Jordan MC, Jäckle V, Scheidt S, Gilbert F, Hölscher-Doht S, Ergün S, Meffert RH, Heintel TM, Scientific reports. (85.8% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 5.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE)

Study on the mechanical differences between single-row belt rivets and double-row suture bridge in repairing rotator cuff injury. Liu LY, Lyu Z, Zhongguo gu shang = China journal of orthopaedics and traumatology. (94.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 1.9% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

Bilateral femoral head reshaping and mosaicplasty in Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease residual deformity. Palazón-Quevedo Á, Galán-Olleros M, Egea-Gámez RM, Journal of hip preservation surgery. (82.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 10.1% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Biomechanically superior treatments do not translate into improved outcomes in randomized controlled trials. Xiong GX, Kang JR, Sharma J, Finlay A, Gardner MJ, Bishop JA, European journal of orthopaedic surgery & traumatology : orthopedie traumatologie. (53.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 21.7% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Correction to: Towards planning of osteotomy around the knee with quantitative inclusion of the adduction moment: a biomechanical approach. Biehl M, Damm P, Trepczynski A, Preiss S, Salzmann GM, Journal of experimental orthopaedics. (54.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 32.6% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Correction to: Atraumatic femoral head necrosis: a biomechanical, histological and radiological examination compared to primary hip osteoarthritis. Hofmann A, Fischer B, Schleifenbaum S, Kurz S, Edel M, Borte G, Lehmann G, Roth A, Archives of orthopaedic and trauma surgery. (76.1% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 16.0% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

"Going Backward": Effects of age and fatigue on posterior-directed falls in Parkinson disease. Papa EV, Patterson RM, Bugnariu N, NeuroRehabilitation. (92.3% POSTURE/BALANCE; 4.5% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Infants at risk for physical disability may be identified by measures of postural control in supine. Prosser LA, Aguirre MO, Zhao S, Bogen DK, Pierce SR, Nilan KA, Zhang H, Shofer FS, Johnson MJ, Pediatric research. (98.9% POSTURE/BALANCE; 0.2% NEURAL)

Postural control during quiet standing and voluntary stepping response tasks in individuals post-stroke: a case-control study. Moisan G, Chayasit P, Boonsinsukh R, Nester CJ, Hollands K, Topics in stroke rehabilitation. (98.9% POSTURE/BALANCE; 0.4% REHABILITATION)

Effect of hole patterns on the biomechanical behavior of a brace. Rizza R, Bartolerio M, Lampone S, Schmidt A, Liu XC, Studies in health technology and informatics. (53.3% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS; 9.5% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE)

Biomechanical analysis of an unpowered hip flexion orthosis on individuals with and without multiple sclerosis. Neuman RM, Shearin SM, McCain KJ, Fey NP, Journal of neuroengineering and rehabilitation. (92.6% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS; 4.2% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Military Service Members with Major Lower Extremity Fractures Return to Running with a Passive-dynamic Ankle-foot Orthosis: Comparison with a Normative Population. Peterson SL, Kingsbury TD, Djafar T, Stewart J, Kuhn KM, Clinical orthopaedics and related research. (83.3% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS; 7.3% ERGONOMICS)

Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Improves Muscle Strength, Biomechanics of Movement, and Functional Mobility in Children with Chronic Neurological Disorders: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Cobo-Vicente F, San Juan AF, Larumbe-Zabala E, Estévez-González AJ, Donadio MVF, Pérez-Ruiz M, Physical therapy. (46.9% MUSCLE; 35.0% REHABILITATION)

Lower limb rehabilitation robotics: The current understanding and technology. Bhardwaj S, Khan AA, Muzammil M, Work (Reading, Mass.). (87.0% REHABILITATION; 10.4% ERGONOMICS)

Study on the biomechanical analysis and influencing factors study for the treatment of humeral epicondylitis by Bachuorounian manipulation. Yin J, Li JJ, Zhao BL, Liu GW, Hou XZ, Li KM, Yang MH, Wang P, Zhang Q, Zhongguo gu shang = China journal of orthopaedics and traumatology. (26.1% ERGONOMICS; 25.4% REHABILITATION)

Immediate Improvements in Patellofemoral Pain Are Associated with Sagittal Plane Movement Training to Improve Use of Gluteus Maximus Muscle during Single Limb Landing. Atkins LT, James CR, Yang HS, Sizer PS, Brismée JM, Sawyer SF, Powers CM, Physical therapy. (56.8% REHABILITATION; 22.2% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Specificity of eccentric hamstring training and the lack of consistency between strength assessments using conventional test devices. Wiesinger HP, Scharinger M, Kösters A, Gressenbauer C, Müller E, Scientific reports. (67.7% SPORT/EXERCISE; 20.8% MUSCLE)

Constant low-to-moderate mechanical asymmetries during a treadmill graded exercise test. Girard O, Van Alsenoy K, Li SN, Ryu JH, Peeling P, European journal of sport science. (90.6% SPORT/EXERCISE; 5.5% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

The Effects of Contralateral Trunk Tilt on Elbow Varus Torque in Baseball Pitchers: A Critically Appraised Topic. Hakanson S, Johnson ST, Norcross EC, Brown CN, Journal of sport rehabilitation. (89.1% SPORT/EXERCISE; 2.6% ERGONOMICS)

Flexibility, Position, and Strength of the Shoulder Complex in Pediatric and Adult Amateur Tennis Athletes. Barbosa GM, Ribeiro LP, Nasser AB, Oliver GD, Camargo PR, Journal of sport rehabilitation. (91.6% SPORT/EXERCISE; 2.9% ERGONOMICS)

Cyclic tensile tests of Shetland pony superficial digital flexor tendons (SDFTs) with an optimized cryo-clamp combined with biplanar high-speed fluoroscopy. Wagner FC, Reese S, Gerlach K, Böttcher P, Mülling CKW, BMC veterinary research. (88.4% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 3.7% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL)

Multiplanar reformation improves identification of the anterolateral ligament with MRI of the knee. Hecker A, Egli RJ, Liechti EF, Leibold CS, Klenke FM, Scientific reports. (91.7% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 2.1% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Conditioning the microenvironment for soft tissue regeneration in a cell free scaffold. Gerges I, Tamplenizza M, Martello F, Koman S, Chincarini G, Recordati C, Tamplenizza M, Guelcher S, Crestani M, Tocchio A, Scientific reports. (97.6% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 0.6% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)

Epidemiology of skeletal trauma and skull fractures in children younger than 1 year in Shenzhen: a retrospective study of 664 patients. Deng H, Qiu X, Su Q, Zeng S, Han S, Li S, Cui Z, Zhu T, Xiong Z, Tang G, Tang S, BMC musculoskeletal disorders. (96.0% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 1.2% BONE)

Patient-specific 3D-printed shelf implant for the treatment of hip dysplasia: anatomical and biomechanical outcomes in a canine model. Willemsen K, Dvm MT, Sakkers R, Castelein RM, Zadpoor AA, Seevinck P, Weinans H, Dvm BM, van der Wal BCH, Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society. (90.1% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL; 2.8% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Clearing the Haze: Navigating Corneal Refractive Surgery in Patients with Posterior Polymorphous Corneal Dystrophy. Moshirfar M, Tukan AN, Bundogji N, Ophthalmology and therapy. (92.8% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 5.5% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Immediate Improvements in Patellofemoral Pain Are Associated with Sagittal Plane Movement Training to Improve Use of Gluteus Maximus Muscle during Single Limb Landing. Atkins LT, James CR, Yang HS, Sizer PS, Brismée JM, Sawyer SF, Powers CM, Physical therapy. (56.8% REHABILITATION; 22.2% SPORT/EXERCISE)