Jul 08, 2022 - Jul 13, 2022

Literature search terms: biomech* & locomot*

Publications are classified by BiomchBERT, a neural network trained on past Biomch-L Literature Updates. BiomchBERT is managed by Jereme Outerleys, a Doctoral Student at Queen's 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 jereme.outerleys[at]

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Divergent mechanical properties of older male femora identified by latent profile analysis reveal morphological and compositional traits contributing uniquely to low strength. Bolger MW, Romanowicz GE, Bigelow EMR, Ward FS, Ciarelli A, Jepsen KJ, Kohn DH, Bone. (98.6% BONE; 0.4% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Effect of physiotherapy on the promotion of bone mineralization in preterm infants: a randomized controlled trial. Torró-Ferrero G, Fernández-Rego FJ, Agüera-Arenas JJ, Gomez-Conesa A, Scientific reports. (89.4% BONE; 3.5% REHABILITATION)

Peripheral artery disease affects the function of the legs of claudicating patients in a diffuse manner irrespective of the segment of the arterial tree primarily involved. Leutzinger TJ, Koutakis P, Fuglestad MA, Rahman H, Despiegelaere H, Hassan M, Schieber M, Johanning JM, Stergiou N, Longo GM, Casale GP, Myers SA, Pipinos II, PloS one. (48.1% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 24.9% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Multitier mechanics control stromal adaptations in the swelling lymph node. Assen FP, Abe J, Hons M, Hauschild R, Shamipour S, Kaufmann WA, Costanzo T, Krens G, Brown M, Ludewig B, Hippenmeyer S, Heisenberg CP, Weninger W, Hannezo E, Luther SA, Stein JV, Sixt M, Nature immunology. (78.7% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 11.2% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Multiscale Biomechanics and Mechanotransduction from Liver Fibrosis to Cancer. Li N, Zhang X, Zhou J, Li W, Shu X, Wu Y, Long M, Advanced drug delivery reviews. (94.1% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 4.1% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Triple negative breast cancer-derived small extracellular vesicles as modulator of biomechanics in target cells. Senigagliesi B, Samperi G, Cefarin N, Gneo L, Petrosino S, Apollonio M, Caponnetto F, Sgarra R, Collavin L, Cesselli D, Casalis L, Parisse P, Nanomedicine : nanotechnology, biology, and medicine. (97.2% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 2.1% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Gecko-Inspired Adhesives with Asymmetrically Tilting-Oriented Micropillars. Shi W, Cheng X, Cheng K, Langmuir : the ACS journal of surfaces and colloids. (59.6% COMPARATIVE; 14.9% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Patterns of single limb forces during terrestrial and arboreal locomotion in rosy-faced lovebirds (Psittaciformes: Agapornis roseicollis). Young MW, Lynch SK, Dickinson E, Currier AA, Davoli EC, Hanna CS, Fischer HM, DiUbaldi GA, Granatosky MC, The Journal of experimental biology. (90.4% COMPARATIVE; 7.1% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Treadmill locomotion in the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis) produces dynamic changes in intracranial cerebrospinal fluid pressure. Young BA, Cramberg MJ, Scientific reports. (74.0% COMPARATIVE; 14.1% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

The aero body righting of frog Rana rugulosus via hindleg swings. Wang H, Lin F, Mo J, Xiao J, Li B, Li Y, Journal of experimental zoology. Part A, Ecological and integrative physiology. (97.4% COMPARATIVE; 0.7% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

High Wing-Loading Correlates with Dive Performance in Birds, Suggesting a Strategy to Reduce Buoyancy. Lapsansky AB, Warrick DR, Tobalske BW, Integrative and comparative biology. (70.6% COMPARATIVE; 26.5% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Lithium salts: Assessment of their chronic and acute toxicities to honey bees and their anti-Varroa field efficacy. Sevin S, Bommuraj V, Chen Y, Afik O, Zarchin S, Barel S, Arslan OC, Erdem B, Tutun H, Shimshoni JA, Pest management science. (63.8% COMPARATIVE; 21.3% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL)

Interspecific Asymmetries in Behavioral Plasticity Drive Seasonal Patterns of Temporal Niche Partitioning in an Island Carnivore Community. Zhang VY, Gagorik CN, Brenner LJ, Boser CL, Theimer TC, Buck CL, Integrative and comparative biology. (73.2% COMPARATIVE; 19.8% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Fluid dynamics, scaling laws and plesiosaur locomotion. Pourfarzan A, Henderson D, Wong JG, Bioinspiration & biomimetics. (57.9% COMPARATIVE; 33.8% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Swimming in density stratified fluid: study on a flapping foil. Kandel P, Deng J, Bioinspiration & biomimetics. (64.4% COMPARATIVE; 14.9% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Biomechanical analysis of effective mandibular en-masse retraction using Class II elastics with a clear aligner: a finite element study. Wang Q, Dai D, Wang J, Chen Y, Zhang C, Progress in orthodontics. (99.3% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 0.2% MODELING)

Present status and future directions - The restoration of root filled teeth. Mannocci F, Bitter K, Sauro S, Ferrari P, Austin R, Bhuva B, International endodontic journal. (97.7% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 0.6% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Biomechanical model registration for monitoring and simulating large orthodontic tooth movements in the maxilla and mandible. Schmidt F, Kilic F, Gerhart CV, Lapatki BG, Journal of orofacial orthopedics = Fortschritte der Kieferorthopadie : Organ/official journal Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Kieferorthopadie. (94.7% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 2.1% MODELING)

Simulated Astronaut Kinematics and Injury Risk for Piloted Lunar Landings and Launches While Standing. Lalwala M, Koya B, Devane KS, Hsu FC, Yates KM, Newby NJ, Somers JT, Gayzik FS, Stitzel JD, Weaver AA, Annals of biomedical engineering. (29.7% ERGONOMICS; 24.4% TRAUMA/IMPACT)

Variation in human 3D trunk shape and its functional implications in hominin evolution. Bastir M, González Ruíz JM, Rueda J, Garrido López G, Gómez-Recio M, Beyer B, San Juan AF, Navarro E, Scientific reports. (95.3% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY; 2.5% ERGONOMICS)

Clinical assessments and gait analysis for patients with Trimalleolar fractures in the early postoperative period. Zhu T, Wang Y, Tian F, Wang W, Zhong R, Zhai H, Wang S, BMC musculoskeletal disorders. (36.0% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 21.8% REHABILITATION)

Biomechanical Outcomes of Surgically Repaired TFCC Palmer Type 1B Tears: A Systematic Review of Cadaver Studies. Koeyvoets CEA, Teunissen JS, Feitz R, Hovius S, Hagert E, van der Heijden EPA, Hand (New York, N.Y.). (53.2% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 37.9% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Conduit/Wrap Repairs to Digital Nerves Provide Residual Strength After Peak Loading. Tavitas GE, Schimoler PJ, Kharlamov A, Tang P, Miller MC, Hand (New York, N.Y.). (40.8% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 15.2% NEURAL)

An Analysis of Extensor Carpi Ulnaris Groove Morphology and Tendon Instability. Shoap SC, Dennis ER, Lombardi JM, Wilkerson J, Wahood M, Rosenwasser MP, Hand (New York, N.Y.). (74.5% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 18.0% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

A Comprehensive, Multidisciplinary Assessment for Knee Osteoarthritis Following Traumatic Unilateral Lower Limb Loss in Service Members. Wasser JG, Hendershot BD, Acasio JC, Krupenevich RL, Pruziner AL, Miller RH, Goldman SM, Valerio MS, Senchak LT, Murphey MD, Heltzel DA, Fazio MG, Dearth CL, Hager NA, Military medicine. (50.3% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 23.5% REHABILITATION)

Exploring the Conceptual Framework and Measurement Model of Intrinsic Capacity Defined by the World Health Organization: A Scoping Review. Koivunen K, Schaap LA, Hoogendijk EO, Schoonmade LJ, Huisman M, van Schoor NM, Ageing research reviews. (40.3% METHODS; 13.7% ERGONOMICS)

Multimodal Assessment of Schizophrenia and Depression Utilizing Video, Acoustic, Locomotor, Electroencephalographic, and Heart Rate Technology: Protocol for an Observational Study. Cotes RO, Boazak M, Griner E, Jiang Z, Kim B, Bremer W, Seyedi S, Bahrami Rad A, Clifford GD, JMIR research protocols. (58.0% METHODS; 6.3% REHABILITATION)

Accuracy measurement of different marker based motion analysis systems for biomechanical applications: A round robin study. Schroeder S, Jaeger S, Schwer J, Seitz AM, Hamann I, Werner M, Thorwaechter C, Santos I, Wendler T, Nebel D, Welke B, PloS one. (99.4% METHODS; 0.2% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

A novel guideline for the analysis of linear acceleration mechanics - outlining a conceptual framework of 'shin roll' motion. Alt T, Oeppert TJ, Zedler M, Goldmann JP, Braunstein B, Willwacher S, Sports biomechanics. (60.5% METHODS; 29.5% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Determine the Vertical Ground Reaction Forces and Knee Mechanics with Different Gait Inclinations in the Sheep Model. Spatholt RJ, Minoughan CE, Gooch C, Harms SP, Taylor ML, Galloway MT, Shearn JT, Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society. (26.2% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 26.0% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

Hip replacement improves lumbar flexibility and intervertebral disc height - a prospective observational investigation with standing and sitting assessment of patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty. Muellner M, Wang Z, Hu Z, Hardt S, Pumberger M, Becker L, Haffer H, International orthopaedics. (78.8% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 7.4% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Functionalized self-assembling peptide RADKPS hydrogels promote regenerative repair of degenerated intervertebral discs. Tang L, Xu C, Xuan A, Zhu Z, Ruan D, Biomaterials science. (61.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 30.7% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Biomechanical Evaluation of Spinal Column after Percutaneous Cement Discoplasty: A Finite Element Analysis. Li S, Xu B, Liu Y, Zhang J, Xu G, Shao P, Li X, Hu Y, Ma X, Orthopaedic surgery. (98.8% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 0.3% MODELING)

Long-term posterolateral spinal fusion in rabbits induced by rhBMP6 applied in autologous blood coagulum with synthetic ceramics. Stokovic N, Ivanjko N, Pecin M, Erjavec I, Smajlović A, Milesevic M, Karlovic S, Capak H, Vrbanac Z, Maticic D, Vukicevic S, Scientific reports. (55.5% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 26.0% BONE)

Intraoperative Assessment of Reduction of the Ankle Syndesmosis. Hao KA, Vander Griend RA, Nichols JA, Reb CW, Current reviews in musculoskeletal medicine. (45.3% HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE; 38.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Combined MPFL reconstruction and tibial tuberosity transfer avoid focal patella overload in the setting of elevated TT-TG distances. Berton A, Salvatore G, Nazarian A, Longo UG, Orsi A, Egan J, Ramappa A, DeAngelis J, Denaro V, Knee surgery, sports traumatology, arthroscopy : official journal of the ESSKA. (53.5% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 38.5% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

Bankart repair with remplissage restores better shoulder stability than Bankart repair alone, and medial or two remplissage anchors increase stability but decrease range of motion: a finite element analysis. Feng S, Li H, Chen Y, Chen J, Ji X, Chen S, Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association. (71.2% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 19.1% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Atelocollagen-Induced Chondrogenesis Versus Microfracture Alone for Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus: Surgical Technique and a 1-Year Clinical Outcome Study. Tan MWP, Tay KS, Yeo EMN, Foot & ankle specialist. (41.7% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 39.4% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Analysis of lower limb prosthetic socket interface based on stress and motion measurements. Tang J, Jiang L, McGrath M, Bader D, Laszczak P, Moser D, Zahedi S, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Part H, Journal of engineering in medicine. (94.8% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS; 2.3% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

A minimally designed soft crawling robot for robust locomotion in unstructured pipes. Yu W, Li X, Chen D, Liu J, Su J, Liu J, Cao C, Yuan H, Bioinspiration & biomimetics. (99.5% ROBOTICS; 0.2% MODELING)

Submaximal Fitness Tests in Team Sports: A Theoretical Framework for Evaluating Physiological State. Shushan T, McLaren SJ, Buchheit M, Scott TJ, Barrett S, Lovell R, Sports medicine (Auckland, N.Z.). (99.5% SPORT/EXERCISE; 0.1% MUSCLE)

Ergogenic value of oxygen supplementation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Megaritis D, Wagner PD, Vogiatzis I, Internal and emergency medicine. (36.9% SPORT/EXERCISE; 21.5% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY)

Dynamic versus static medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction technique in the treatment of recurrent patellar dislocation: a randomized clinical trial protocol. Bartsch A, Nüesch C, Rieger B, Mündermann A, Egloff C, Journal of orthopaedic surgery and research. (68.3% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 27.1% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

The influence of a nanoparticle gel loaded with siRNA-cyclooxygenase on flexor tendon healing: an in vivo animal study. Yang QQ, Chen J, Zhou YL, Tang JB, The Journal of hand surgery, European volume. (94.9% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 2.2% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Achilles Tendon Ruptures and Repair in Athletes-a Review of Sports-Related Achilles Injuries and Return to Play. Mansfield K, Dopke K, Koroneos Z, Bonaddio V, Adeyemo A, Aynardi M, Current reviews in musculoskeletal medicine. (83.5% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 3.9% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Assessment of Ligament Viscoelastic Properties Using Raman Spectroscopy. Cui A, Nippolainen E, Shaikh R, Torniainen J, Ristaniemi A, Finnilä M, Korhonen RK, Saarakkala S, Herzog W, Töyräs J, Afara IO, Annals of biomedical engineering. (91.1% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 3.5% JOINT/CARTILAGE)

Biophysical and ultrasonographic changes of acute Old World cutaneous leishmaniasis skin lesions in comparison with uninvolved skin: A possible tool for non-invasive early detection and treatment outcome assessment. Khatami A, Yazdanparast T, Ahmad Nasrollahi S, Miramin Mohammadi A, Yadangi S, Khamesipour A, Kassir M, Firooz A, Dermatologic therapy. (69.9% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 5.3% METHODS)

American Football Helmet Effectiveness Against a Strain-Based Concussion Mechanism. Ghazi K, Begonia M, Rowson S, Ji S, Annals of biomedical engineering. (99.9% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 0.0% METHODS)

Functional electrical stimulation (FES) in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal and neuromuscular control abnormalities in horses - Selected case studies. Schils S, Ober T, Journal of equine veterinary science. (93.3% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL; 2.0% COMPARATIVE)

Don't watch your step: Gaze behavior adapts with practice of a target stepping task. Cates A, Gordon KE, Journal of neurophysiology. (42.5% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 30.3% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Single-cell atlas of keratoconus corneas revealed aberrant transcriptional signatures and implicated mechanical stretch as a trigger for keratoconus pathogenesis. Dou S, Wang Q, Zhang B, Wei C, Wang H, Liu T, Duan H, Jiang H, Liu M, Qi X, Zhou Q, Xie L, Shi W, Gao H, Cell discovery. (84.4% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 11.5% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

High Frequency Ultrasound Elastography to Assess the Nonlinear Elastic Properties of the Cornea and Ciliary Body. Zhang J, Murgoitio-Esandi J, Qian X, Li R, Gong C, Nankali A, Hao L, Xu B, Kirk Shung K, Oberai A, Zhou Q, IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control. (84.1% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 9.3% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)