Nov 12, 2022 - Nov 17, 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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Finite Element Evaluation of the Femoral Neck System as Prophylactic Fixation to Prevent Contralateral Hip Fractures. LaMonica JN, Rhee B, Milligan K, Leslie M, Tommasini SM, Wiznia DH, Geriatric orthopaedic surgery & rehabilitation. (45.0% BONE; 20.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Sex-Based Difference in Bone Healing: A Review of Recent Pre-clinical Literature. Kurapaty SS, Hsu WK, Current reviews in musculoskeletal medicine. (57.1% BONE; 33.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE)

Biomechanical analysis of a lacunar-canalicular system under different cyclic displacement loading. Wang Y, Dong H, Yan Y, Yu J, Wu X, Wang Y, Xue Y, Wang X, Wei X, Li P, Chen W, Computer methods in biomechanics and biomedical engineering. (64.2% BONE; 31.4% MODELING)

Placental vascular alterations are associated with early neurodevelopmental and pulmonary impairment in the rabbit fetal growth restriction model. Valenzuela I, Basurto D, Regin Y, Gie A, van der Veeken L, Vergote S, Muñoz-Moreno E, Leszczynski B, Tielemans B, Velde GV, Deprest J, van der Merwe J, Scientific reports. (42.2% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 16.2% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)

Cryptogenic posterior circulation stroke in children. Aripirala P, Reddy N, Lingappa L, Konanki R, Varma DR, Raju S, Developmental medicine and child neurology. (55.6% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY; 7.0% REHABILITATION)

Deciphering the Mechanics of Cancer Spheroid Growth in 3D Environments through Microfluidics Driven Mechanical Actuation. Aung A, Davey SK, Theprungsirikul J, Kumar V, Varghese S, Advanced healthcare materials. (97.3% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 1.3% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Piezo1-expressing vocal fold epithelia modulate remodeling via effects on self-renewal and cytokeratin differentiation. Foote AG, Lungova V, Thibeault SL, Cellular and molecular life sciences : CMLS. (47.6% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 44.6% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)

Contraction of the rigor actomyosin complex drives bulk hemoglobin expulsion from hemolyzing erythrocytes. Shirakashi R, Sisario D, Taban D, Korsa T, Wanner SB, Neubauer J, Djuzenova CS, Zimmermann H, Sukhorukov VL, Biomechanics and modeling in mechanobiology. (96.7% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 2.3% CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY)

Continuous generation of topological defects in a passively driven nematic liquid crystal. Mur M, Kos Ž, Ravnik M, Muševič I, Nature communications. (77.5% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR; 9.8% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Dissimilar behavioral and spatial avoidance responses by shrimps from tropical and temperate environments exposed to copper. Redondo-López S, González-Ortegón E, Mena F, Araújo CVM, Environmental science and pollution research international. (84.2% COMPARATIVE; 3.1% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL)

Knockout of cryptochrome1 disturbs the locomotor circadian rhythm and development of Plutella xylostella. Chen SP, Wang DF, Ma WF, Lin XL, Yang G, Insect science. (56.6% COMPARATIVE; 17.8% NEURAL)

Coracoid strength as an indicator of wing-beat propulsion in birds. Akeda T, Fujiwara SI, Journal of anatomy. (73.2% COMPARATIVE; 24.6% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

Univariate and multivariate plasticity in response to incubation temperature in an Australian lizard. de Jong MJ, White CR, Wong BBM, Chapple DG, The Journal of experimental biology. (78.5% COMPARATIVE; 15.6% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY)

A comparison of odor plume tracking behavior of walking and flying insects in different turbulent environments. Talley JL, White EB, Willis MA, The Journal of experimental biology. (72.7% COMPARATIVE; 13.6% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Cross-System Integration of Respiration and Deglutition: Function, Treatment, and Future Directions. Martin-Harris B, Kantarcigil C, Reedy EL, McFarland DH, Dysphagia. (75.2% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 6.8% MUSCLE)

Occlusion as a predisposing factor for peri-implant disease: A review article. Lee SJ, Alamri O, Cao H, Wang Y, Gallucci GO, Lee JD, Clinical implant dentistry and related research. (98.9% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 0.2% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)

In vivo measurement of three-dimensional load exerted on dental implants: a literature review. Assoratgoon I, Yoda N, Iwamoto M, Sato T, Kawata T, Egusa H, Sasaki K, International journal of implant dentistry. (98.6% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 0.2% METHODS)

Different biomechanical effects of clear aligners in bimaxillary space closure under two strong anchorages: finite element analysis. Liu JQ, Zhu GY, Wang YG, Zhang B, Wang SC, Yao K, Zhao ZH, Progress in orthodontics. (99.3% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 0.1% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE)

Osteoblastic STAT3 is Crucial for Orthodontic Force Driving Alveolar Bone Remodeling and Tooth Movement. Gong X, Sun S, Yang Y, Huang X, Gao X, Jin A, Xu H, Wang X, Liu Y, Liu J, Dai Q, Jiang L, Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. (75.1% DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL; 19.0% BONE)

Lumbar spinal loads and lumbar muscle forces evaluation with various lumbar supports and backrest inclination angles in driving posture. Gao K, Du J, Ding R, Zhang Z, European spine journal : official publication of the European Spine Society, the European Spinal Deformity Society, and the European Section of the Cervical Spine Research Society. (74.8% ERGONOMICS; 13.1% MODELING)

Analysis of handgrip strength, pulling force using the upper limbs, and ground reaction forces in the task of boarding a bus between healthy elderly individuals and those with Parkinson's disease. Miri A, Araújo H, Gil A, de Oliveira M, Volpe R, Angelo E, Mahmoud Smaili S, Physiotherapy theory and practice. (48.5% ERGONOMICS; 14.5% POSTURE/BALANCE)

Preserved soft anatomy confirms shoulder-powered upstroke of early theropod flyers, reveals enhanced early pygostylian upstroke, and explains early sternum loss. Pittman M, Kaye TG, Wang X, Zheng X, Dececchi TA, Hartman SA, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. (91.6% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY; 5.6% COMPARATIVE)

Can extreme climatic events induce shifts in adaptive potential? A conceptual framework and empirical test with Anolis lizards. Simon MN, Rothier PS, Donihue CM, Herrel A, Kolbe JJ, Journal of evolutionary biology. (76.2% EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY; 20.6% COMPARATIVE)

The interplay between gastrocnemius medialis force-length and force-velocity potentials, cumulative EMG activity and energy cost at speeds above and below the walk to run transition speed. Monte A, Tecchio P, Nardello F, Bachero-Mena B, Ardigò LP, Zamparo P, Experimental physiology. (79.4% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 11.1% MUSCLE)

Limited transfer and retention of locomotor adaptations from virtual reality obstacle avoidance to the physical world. Weber A, Hartmann U, Werth J, Epro G, Seeley J, Nickel P, Karamanidis K, Scientific reports. (80.9% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 10.3% REHABILITATION)

A biomechanics dataset of healthy human walking at various speeds, step lengths and step widths. van der Zee TJ, Mundinger EM, Kuo AD, Scientific data. (92.0% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 3.3% MODELING)

Modulation of the gait pattern during split-belt locomotion after lateral spinal cord hemisection in adult cats. Lecomte CG, Mari S, Audet J, Merlet AN, Harnie J, Beaulieu C, Abdallah K, Gendron L, Rybak IA, Prilutsky BI, Frigon A, Journal of neurophysiology. (70.0% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 14.8% NEURAL)

Energy flow and functional behavior of individual muscles at different speeds during human walking. Hu Z, Ren L, Wei G, Qian Z, Liang W, Chen W, Lu X, Ren L, Wang K, IEEE transactions on neural systems and rehabilitation engineering : a publication of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. (64.7% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 18.5% MUSCLE)

Changes in Walking Biomechanics Following a 30-Minute Exercise Bout in Sedentary Compared to Active Young Women. Hawkins JL, Williams GN, Milner CE, Medicine and science in sports and exercise. (86.2% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 5.0% REHABILITATION)

Reducing cost of transport in asymmetrical gaits: lessons from unilateral skipping. Pequera G, Yelós V, Biancardi CM, European journal of applied physiology. (91.4% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 3.5% MODELING)

The Role of the Medial Meniscus in Anterior Knee Stability. Shiwaku K, Kamiya T, Suzuki D, Yamakawa S, Otsubo H, Suzuki T, Takahashi K, Okada Y, Teramoto A, Ohnishi H, Fujie H, Yamashita T, Orthopaedic journal of sports medicine. (61.9% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 31.1% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

Biomechanical assessment of a novel meniscal scaffold compared to partial meniscectomy: A study on porcine meniscal injury. Sezaki S, Otsuki S, Ikeda K, Ishitani T, Okamoto Y, Wakama H, Matsuyama J, Nakamura K, Neo M, Journal of biomedical materials research. Part B, Applied biomaterials. (53.2% JOINT/CARTILAGE; 36.6% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Supine magnetic resonance image registration for breast surgery: insights on material mechanics. Ringel MJ, Richey WL, Heiselman JS, Luo M, Meszoely IM, Miga MI, Journal of medical imaging (Bellingham, Wash.). (53.2% METHODS; 10.4% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Personalisation of Plantarflexor Musculotendon Model Parameters in Children with Cerebral Palsy. Veerkamp K, van der Krogt MM, Harlaar J, O'Brien TD, Kalkman B, Seth A, Bar-On L, Annals of biomedical engineering. (88.1% MODELING; 6.5% MUSCLE)

Complexity of modular neuromuscular control increases and variability decreases during human locomotor development. Sylos-Labini F, La Scaleia V, Cappellini G, Dewolf A, Fabiano A, Solopova IA, Mondì V, Ivanenko Y, Lacquaniti F, Communications biology. (64.2% NEURAL; 24.9% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Tripartite extended amygdala-basal ganglia CRH circuit drives locomotor activation and avoidance behavior. Chang S, Fermani F, Lao CL, Huang L, Jakovcevski M, Di Giaimo R, Gagliardi M, Menegaz D, Hennrich AA, Ziller M, Eder M, Klein R, Cai N, Deussing JM, Science advances. (98.1% NEURAL; 0.4% CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR)

Biomechanical analysis of single- and double-level cervical disc arthroplasty using finite element modeling. Rahman WU, Jiang W, Zhao F, Li Z, Wang G, Yang G, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Part H, Journal of engineering in medicine. (98.5% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 0.7% MODELING)

Biodynamic responses of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis exposed to vibration. Jia S, Lin L, Yang H, Xie J, Liu Z, Zhang T, Fan J, Han L, Medical & biological engineering & computing. (83.7% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 12.0% MODELING)

Biomechanical evaluation of effects of percutaneous cement discoplasty and percutaneous cement interbody fusion on spinal stability. Li S, Shao P, Xu B, Liu Y, Zhang J, Liu G, Zhang H, Guo Z, Li X, Hu Y, Zhongguo xiu fu chong jian wai ke za zhi = Zhongguo xiufu chongjian waike zazhi = Chinese journal of reparative and reconstructive surgery. (98.4% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 1.1% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY)

Vertebral arteries do not experience tensile force during manual cervical spine manipulation applied to human cadavers. Gorrell LM, Sawatsky A, Edwards WB, Herzog W, The Journal of manual & manipulative therapy. (58.2% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 24.4% TRAUMA/IMPACT)

Effect of whole-body vibration at different frequencies on the lumbar spine: A finite element study based on a whole human body model. Zhang C, Guo LX, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Part H, Journal of engineering in medicine. (36.0% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 31.0% ERGONOMICS)

Increased risks of vertebral fracture and reoperation in primary spinal fusion patients who test positive for osteoporosis by Biomechanical Computed Tomography analysis. Keaveny TM, Adams AL, Fischer H, Brara HS, Burch S, Guppy KH, Kopperdahl DL, The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society. (97.9% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE; 0.5% METHODS)

Long Head of the Biceps Autograft performs biomechanically similar to Human Dermal Allograft for Superior Capsule Reconstruction after Rotator Cuff Tear. Krishnan P, Maassen N, Lee C, Baker H, Koh J, Amirouche F, Athiviraham A, Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association. (45.9% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 44.8% TENDON/LIGAMENT)

Functional alignment with robotic‑arm assisted total knee arthroplasty demonstrated better patient-reported outcomes than mechanical alignment with manual total knee arthroplasty. Choi BS, Kim SE, Yang M, Ro DH, Han HS, Knee surgery, sports traumatology, arthroscopy : official journal of the ESSKA. (62.9% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 14.0% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)

Differences between two sequential uncemented stem sizes in total hip arthroplasty: A comparative biomechanical study and potential clinical implications. Wang K, Kenanidis E, Suleman K, Miodownik M, Avadi M, Horne D, Thompson J, Tsiridis E, Moazen M, SICOT-J. (71.1% ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY; 21.3% PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS)

A Geometric Kinematic Model for Flexible Voxel-Based Robots. Tebyani M, Spaeth A, Cramer N, Teodorescu M, Soft robotics. (94.5% ROBOTICS; 4.1% MODELING)

Design exploration and comparative analysis of tail shape of tri-wheel-based stair-climbing robotic platform. Shin J, Son D, Kim Y, Seo T, Scientific reports. (99.3% ROBOTICS; 0.2% MODELING)

Meniscus-Climbing System Inspired 3D Printed Fully Soft Robotics with Highly Flexible Three-Dimensional Locomotion at the Liquid-Air Interface. Wang Y, Guan Q, Lei D, Esmaeely Neisiany R, Guo Y, Gu S, You Z, ACS nano. (98.5% ROBOTICS; 0.6% MODELING)

A robot for overground physical human-robot interaction experiments. Regmi S, Burns D, Song YS, PloS one. (80.7% ROBOTICS; 6.1% METHODS)

The validity and reliability of wearable devices for the measurement of vertical oscillation for running. Smith CP, Fullerton E, Walton L, Funnell E, Pantazis D, Lugo H, PloS one. (53.9% SPORT/EXERCISE; 26.7% METHODS)


A classification of specific movement skills and patterns during sprinting in English Premier League soccer. Caldbeck P, Dos'Santos T, PloS one. (99.3% SPORT/EXERCISE; 0.1% GAIT/LOCOMOTION)

Do Cutting Kinematics Change as Boys Mature? A Longitudinal Cohort Study of High-School Athletes. Chia L, Myer GD, Hewett TE, McKay MJ, Sullivan J, Ford KR, Pappas E, Clinical journal of sport medicine : official journal of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine. (98.1% SPORT/EXERCISE; 0.6% ERGONOMICS)

The Role of Ultrasound in the Evaluation of Elbow Medial Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries in Throwing Athletes. Sutterer BJ, Boettcher BJ, Payne JM, Camp CL, Sellon JL, Current reviews in musculoskeletal medicine. (73.8% TENDON/LIGAMENT; 7.7% SPORT/EXERCISE)

Decellularized Spinach Biomaterials Support Physiologically Relevant Mechanical Cyclic Strain and Prompt a Stretch-Induced Cellular Response. Harris AF, Lacombe J, Sanchez-Ballester NM, Victor S, Curran KAJ, Nordquist AR, Thomas B, Gu J, Veuthey JL, Soulairol I, Zenhausern F, ACS applied bio materials. (79.6% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL; 8.0% BOTANY)

Distortion of the cervical spine : Pathophysiology, diagnostics, treatment and assessment. Wagner S, Renner N, Krause J, Perl M, Unfallchirurgie (Heidelberg, Germany). (84.3% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 14.2% ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE)

A Review of the Compressive Stiffness of the Human Head. Thompson-Bagshaw DW, Quarrington RD, Jones CF, Annals of biomedical engineering. (97.8% TRAUMA/IMPACT; 1.0% MODELING)

Peripheral neuropathy caused by fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum) straw intoxication in cattle and experimental reproduction in sheep and goats. Moreno B, Marín B, Otero A, García M, Raksa H, Guijarro MI, Climent M, Morales M, Zabala J, Loste JM, Acín C, Badiola JJ, Veterinary pathology. (95.7% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL; 1.9% COMPARATIVE)

Biomechanical properties of an implant designed to stabilize the coxofemoral joint following luxation show dissimilarity to the native ligament of the head of the femur in cattle. Jordan BA, Lozier JW, Lakritz J, Niehaus AJ, American journal of veterinary research. (99.6% VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL; 0.1% COMPARATIVE)

The Influence of Active and Passive Motion Experience on Infants' Visual Prediction Ability. Gehb G, Jovanovic B, Kelch A, Schwarzer G, Perceptual and motor skills. (93.4% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 1.8% NEURAL)

Short- and mid-term changes in CORVIS ST parameters in successful, adult orthokeratology patients. Pérez-Corral J, Cardona G, Piñero DP, Barroso D, Armadans L, Clinical & experimental optometry. (88.7% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 5.9% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

Corneal elastic property investigated by terahertz technology. Ke L, Zhang L, Zhang N, Wu QYS, Leong HS, Abdelaziem A, Mehta JS, Liu YC, Scientific reports. (71.8% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 18.6% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

The Effect of Intraocular Pressure Load Boundary on the Biomechanics of the Human Conventional Aqueous Outflow Pathway. Karimi A, Razaghi R, Rahmati SM, Downs JC, Acott TS, Kelley MJ, Wang RK, Johnstone M, Bioengineering (Basel, Switzerland). (93.7% VISUAL/VESTIBULAR; 4.4% TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL)

A biomechanics dataset of healthy human walking at various speeds, step lengths and step widths. van der Zee TJ, Mundinger EM, Kuo AD, Scientific data. (92.0% GAIT/LOCOMOTION; 3.3% MODELING)