LITERATURE UPDATE
June 08 - June 14, 2017
Literature search for biomech* or locomot*

Jeffery W Rankin, PhD
Comparative Neuromuscular Biomechanics Lab
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Idaho, USA
https://www.researchgate.net/profile...n/publications
http://tinyurl.com/RankinScholar

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*BONE*
Wallace, IJ; Winchester, JM; Su, A; Boyer, DM; Konow, N. Physical activity alters limb bone structure but not entheseal morphology. Journal Of Human Evolution 2017;107:14-18. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2017.02.001

Johnson, ML; Recker, RR. Exploiting the wnt signaling pathway for clinical purposes. Current Osteoporosis Reports 2017;15:153-161. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11914-017-0357-0

Porwal, K; Pal, S; Dev, K; China, SP; Kumar, Y; Singh, C; Barbhuyan, T; Sinha, N; Sanyal, S; Trivedi, AK; Maurya, R; Chattopadhyay, N. Guava fruit extract and its triterpene constituents have osteoanabolic effect: stimulation of osteoblast differentiation by activation of mitochondrial respiration via the wnt/beta-catenin signaling. Journal Of Nutritional Biochemistry 2017;44:22-34. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jnutbio.2017.02.011

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Molloy, CP; Yao, Y; Kammoun, H; Bonnard, T; Hoefer, T; Alt, K; Tovar-Lopez, F; Rosengarten, G; Ramsland, PA; van der Meer, AD; van den Berg, A; Murphy, AJ; Hagemeyer, CE; Peter, K; Westein, E. Shear-sensitive nanocapsule drug release for site-specific inhibition of occlusive thrombus formation. Journal Of Thrombosis And Haemostasis 2017;15:972-982. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jth.13666

Hudson, NE. Biophysical mechanisms mediating fibrin fiber lysis. Biomed Research International 2017;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/2748340

de Galarreta, SR; Anton, R; Cazon, A; Finol, EA. A methodology for developing anisotropic aaa phantoms via additive manufacturing. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:161-166. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.04.001

Pivkin, IV; Peng, ZL; Karniadakis, GE; Buffet, PA; Dao, M; Suresh, S. Biomechanics of red blood cells in human spleen and consequences for physiology and disease (vol 113, pg 7804, 2016). Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2017;114:69-5253-5049-6952-5350-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1706577114

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Vafaei, S; Tabaei, SR; Biswas, KH; Groves, JT; Cho, NJ. Dynamic cellular interactions with extracellular matrix triggered by biomechanical tuning of low-rigidity, supported lipid membranes. Advanced Healthcare Materials 2017;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adhm.201700243

Xu, J; Guo, YM; Sui, TZ; Wang, QF; Zhang, Y; Zhang, RN; Wang, MY; Guan, SW; Wang, LP. Molecular mechanisms of anti-oxidant and anti-aging effects induced by convallatoxin in caenorhabditis elegans. Free Radical Research 2017;51:529-544. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10715762.2017.1331037

Dawidowicz, J; Matysiak, N; Szotek, S; Maksymowicz, K. Telocytes of fascial structures. Telocytes: Connecting Cells 2016;913:403-424. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-1061-3_26

Kurus, NN; Dultsev, FN. Measurement of the unwinding force of a dna double helix. Journal Of Structural Chemistry 2017;58:315-339. http://dx.doi.org/10.1134/S0022476617020135

Chi, QJ; Shan, JL; Ding, XR; Yin, TY; Wang, YZ; Jia, DY; Wang, GX. Smart mechanosensing machineries enable migration of vascular smooth muscle cells in atherosclerosis-relevant 3d matrices. Cell Biology International 2017;41:586-598. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cbin.10764

Spencer, AK; Schaumberg, AJ; Zallen, JA. Scaling of cytoskeletal organization with cell size in drosophila. Molecular Biology Of The Cell 2017;28:1519-1529. http://dx.doi.org/10.1091/mbc.E16-10-0691

*COMPARATIVE*
Titon, B; Gomes, FR. Associations of water balance and thermal sensitivity of toads with macroclimatic characteristics of geographical distribution. Comparative Biochemistry And Physiology A-Molecular & Integrative Physiology 2017;208:54-60. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpa.2017.03.012

Voigt, D; Gorb, S. Functional morphology of tarsal adhesive pads and attachment ability in ticks ixodes ricinus (arachnida, acari, ixodidae). Journal Of Experimental Biology 2017;220:1984-1996. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.152942

Petrovic, TG; Vukov, TD; Kolarov, NT. Sexual dimorphism in size and shape of traits related to locomotion in nine anuran species from serbia and montenegro. Folia Zoologica 2017;66:11-21.

Marck, A; Berthelot, G; Foulonneau, V; Marc, A; Antero-Jacquemin, J; Noirez, P; Bronikowski, AM; Morgan, TJ; Garland, T; Carter, PA; Hersen, P; Di Meglio, JM; Toussaint, JF. Age-related changes in locomotor performance reveal a similar pattern for caenorhabditis elegans, mus domesticus, canis familiaris, equus caballus, and homo sapiens. Journals Of Gerontology Series A-Biological Sciences And Medical Sciences 2017;72:455-463. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/gerona/glw136

Pietrantuono, AL; Bruzzone, OA; Fernandez-Arhex, V. The role of leaf cellulose content in determining host plant preferences of three defoliating insects present in the andean-patagonian forest. Austral Ecology 2017;42:433-441. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aec.12460

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Horita, S; Sugiura, T; Yamamoto, K; Murakami, K; Imai, Y; Kirita, T. Biomechanical analysis of immediately loaded implants according to the "all-on-four" concept. Journal Of Prosthodontic Research 2017;61:123-132. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpor.2016.08.002

Al-Sabbagh, M; Romanos, G; Price, SR; Puleo, DA; Robinson, FG; Thomas, MV. Resistance of mandibular polyurethane replicas to fracture after removal of blocks from the symphysis and ramus. Implant Dentistry 2017;26:367-372. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ID.0000000000000540

da Silva-Neto, JP; Prudente, MS; Dantas, TS; Senna, PM; Ribeiro, RF; das Neves, FD. Microleakage at different implant-abutment connections under unloaded and loaded conditions. Implant Dentistry 2017;26:388-392. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ID.0000000000000568

*DIGESTIVE*
Tian, JX; Li, M; Zhao, JB; Li, JL; Liu, GF; Zhen, Z; Cao, Y; Gregersen, H; Tong, XL. Research on the traditional chinese medicine treating gastrointestinal motility in diabetic rats by improving biomechanical remodeling and neuroendocrine regulation. American Journal Of Translational Research 2017;9:2219-2230.

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Stelzer, S; Gunz, P; Neubauer, S; Spoor, F. Hominoid arcade shape: pattern and magnitude of covariation. Journal Of Human Evolution 2017;107:71-85. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2017.02.010

Raichlen, DA; Gordon, AD. Interpretation of footprints from site s confirms human-like bipedal biomechanics in laetoli hominins. Journal Of Human Evolution 2017;107:134-138. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2017.04.002

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Jackson, RW; Dembia, CL; Delp, SL; Collins, SH. Muscle-tendon mechanics explain unexpected effects of exoskeleton assistance on metabolic rate during walking. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2017;220:2082-2095. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.150011

Lim, YP; Lin, YC; Pandy, MG. Effects of step length and step frequency on lower-limb muscle function in human gait. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:1-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.03.004

Almonroeder, TG; Benson, LC. Sex differences in lower extremity kinematics and patellofemoral kinetics during running. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:1575-1581. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1225972

Ahmed, AIA; Hong, C; Zhang, LW; Omer, M; Lin, XC. On-line walking speed control in human-powered exoskeleton systems based on dual reaction force sensors. Journal Of Intelligent & Robotic Systems 2017;87:59-80. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10846-017-0491-z

Cullinane, CR; Rhodes, RA; Stirling, LA. Mobility and agility during locomotion in the mark iii space suit. Aerospace Medicine And Human Performance 2017;88:589-596. http://dx.doi.org/10.3357/AMHP.4650.2017

Madden, EG; Kean, CO; Wrigley, TV; Bennell, KL; Hinman, RS. How do rocker-soled shoes influence the knee adduction moment in people with knee osteoarthritis? an analysis of biomechanical mechanisms. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:62-68. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.03.030

Yamashita, D; Fujii, K; Yoshioka, S; Isaka, T; Kouzaki, M. Asymmetric interlimb role-sharing in mechanical power during human sideways locomotion. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:79-86. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.03.027

Phan, X; Grisbrook, TL; Wernli, K; Stearne, SM; Davey, P; Ng, L. Running quietly reduces ground reaction force and vertical loading rate and alters foot strike technique. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:1636-1642. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1227466

Herbert-Read, JE; Ward, AJW; Sumpter, DJT; Mann, RP. Escape path complexity and its context dependency in pacific blue-eyes (pseudomugil signifer). Journal Of Experimental Biology 2017;220:2076-2081. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.154534

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Clarke-Jenssen, J; Roise, O; Storeggen, SAO; Madsen, JE. Long-term survival and risk factors for failure of the native hip joint after operatively treated displaced acetabular fractures. Bone & Joint Journal 2017;579B:. 834-840 http://dx.doi.org/10.1302/0301-620X....J-2016-1013.R1.

LaMothe, J; Baxter, JR; Gilbert, S; Murphy, CI; Karnovsky, SC; Drakos, MC. Effect of complete syndesmotic disruption and deltoid injuries and different reduction methods on ankle joint contact mechanics. Foot & Ankle International 2017;38:694-700. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1071100717696360

Lin, H; Zhou, J; Cao, L; Wang, HR; Dong, J; Chen, ZR. Tissue-engineered cartilage constructed by a biotin-conjugated anti-cd44 avidin binding technique for the repairing of cartilage defects in the weight-bearing area of knee joints in pigs. Bone & Joint Research 2017;6:284-295. http://dx.doi.org/10.1302/2046-3758.65.BJR-2016-0277

O'Leary, SA; Link, JM; Klineberg, EO; Hu, JC; Athanasiou, KA. Characterization of facet joint cartilage properties in the human and interspecies comparisons. Acta Biomaterialia 2017;54:367-376. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.03.017

*METHODS*
Deetjen, ME; Biewener, AA; Lentink, D. High-speed surface reconstruction of a flying bird using structured light. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2017;220:1956-1961. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.149708

Robertson, BD; Vadakkeveedu, S; Sawicki, GS. A benchtop biorobotic platform for in vitro observation of muscle-tendon dynamics with parallel mechanical assistance from an elastic exoskeleton. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:8-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.03.009

Costa, ST; Freire, AR; Rossi, AC; Daruge, E; Prado, FB. Systematic review of finite element analysis utilisation in craniofacial gunshot wounds. Australian Journal Of Forensic Sciences 2017;49:369-378. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00450618.2016.1188984

Xie, LH; Li, XD; Cai, SQ; Huang, LD; Li, JH. Increased energy harvesting from backpack to serve as self-sustainable power source via a tube-like harvester. Mechanical Systems And Signal Processing 2017;96:215-225. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ymssp.2017.04.013

Zihajehzadeh, S; Park, EJ. A novel biomechanical model-aided imu/uwb fusion for magnetometer-free lower body motion capture. Ieee Transactions On Systems Man Cybernetics-Systems 2017;47:927-938. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TSMC.2016.2521823

Hernandez, V; Venture, G; Rezzoug, N; Gorce, P. Improving the upper-limb force feasible set evaluation by muscles maximal isometric force identification and cocontraction factors. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:131-135. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.03.021

*MODELING*
Faraji, S; Ijspeert, AJ. 3lp: a linear 3d-walking model including torso and swing dynamics. International Journal Of Robotics Research 2017;36:436-455. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0278364917708248

Tang, YH; Lu, L; Li, H; Evangelinos, C; Grinberg, L; Sachdeva, V; Karniadakis, GE. Openrbc: a fast simulator of red blood cells at protein resolution. Biophysical Journal 2017;112:2030-2037. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpj.2017.04.020

Feng, Y; Qiu, SH; Xia, XL; Ji, SB; Lee, CH. A computational study of invariant i-5 in a nearly incompressible transversely isotropic model for white matter. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:146-151. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.03.025

Decker, W; Koya, B; Davis, ML; Gayzik, FS. Modular use of human body models of varying levels of complexity: validation of head kinematics. Traffic Injury Prevention 2017;18:83-4953-5383-4954-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15389588.2017.1315637

Sellers, KC; Middleton, KM; Davis, JL; Holliday, CM. Ontogeny of bite force in a validated biomechanical model of the american alligator. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2017;220:2036-2046. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.156281

Eskandari, AH; Arjmand, N; Shirazi-Adl, A; Farahmand, F. Subject-specific 2d/3d image registration and kinematics-driven musculoskeletal model of the spine. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:18-26. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.03.011

*MUSCLE*
Olberding, JP; Deban, SM. Effects of temperature and force requirements on muscle work and power output. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2017;220:2017-2025. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.153114

Sakuma, K; Aoi, W; Yamaguchi, A. Molecular mechanism of sarcopenia and cachexia: recent research advances. Pflugers Archiv-European Journal Of Physiology 2017;469:573-591. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00424-016-1933-3

Yammine, K; Eric, M. The fibularis (peroneus) tertius muscle in humans: a meta-analysis of anatomical studies with clinical and evolutionary implications. Biomed Research International 2017;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/6021707

Kennedy, E; Albert, M; Nicholson, H. The fascicular anatomy and peak force capabilities of the sternocleidomastoid muscle. Surgical And Radiologic Anatomy 2017;39:629-645. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00276-016-1768-9

Desprat, JL; Teulier, L; Puijalon, S; Dumet, A; Romestaing, C; Tattersall, GJ; Lengagne, T; Mondy, N. Doping for sex: bad for mitochondrial performances? case of testosterone supplemented hyla arborea during the courtship period. Comparative Biochemistry And Physiology A-Molecular & Integrative Physiology 2017;209:74-83. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpa.2017.04.021

*NEURAL*
Melzer, S; Gil, M; Koser, DE; Michael, M; Huang, KW; Monyer, H. Distinct corticostriatal gabaergic neurons modulate striatal output neurons and motor activity. Cell Reports 2017;19:1045-1055. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2017.04.024

Escobar-Corona, C; Torres-Castillo, S; Rodriguez-Torres, EE; Segura-Alegria, B; Jimenez-Estrada, I; Quiroz-Gonzalez, S. Electroacupuncture improves gait locomotion, h-reflex and ventral root potentials of spinal compression injured rats. Brain Research Bulletin 2017;131:7-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brainresbull.2017.02.008

Li, HP; Zhang, Q; Yang, XH; Wang, LP. Ppar-gamma agonist rosiglitazone reduces autophagy and promotes functional recovery in experimental traumaticspinal cord injury. Neuroscience Letters 2017;650:89-96. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neulet.2017.02.075

Ma, LP; Shen, HF; Shen, YQ; Schachner, M. The adhesion molecule-characteristic hnk-1 carbohydrate contributes to functional recovery after spinal cord injury in adult zebrafish. Molecular Neurobiology 2017;54:3253-3263. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12035-016-9876-4

Li, X; Zhao, YN; Cheng, SX; Han, SF; Shu, MY; Chen, B; Chen, XY; Tang, FW; Wang, N; Tu, Y; Wang, B; Xiao, ZF; Zhang, S; Dai, JW. Cetuximab modified collagen scaffold directs neurogenesis of injury-activated endogenous neural stem cells for acute spinal cord injury repair. Biomaterials 2017;137:73-86. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2017.05.027

Zhou, KM; Cherra, SJ; Goncharov, A; Jin, YS. Asynchronous cholinergic drive correlates with excitation-inhibition imbalance via a neuronal ca2+ sensor protein. Cell Reports 2017;19:1117-1129. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2017.04.043

Patel, SP; Cox, DH; Gollihue, JL; Bailey, WM; Geldenhuys, WJ; Gensel, JC; Sullivan, PG; Rabchevsky, AG. Pioglitazone treatment following spinal cord injury maintains acute mitochondrial integrity and increases chronic tissue sparing and functional recovery. Experimental Neurology 2017;293:74-82. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.expneurol.2017.03.021

Munoz, A. Neurogenic bladder dysfunction does not correlate with astrocyte and microglia activation produced by graded force in a contusion-induced spinal cord injury. Brain Research Bulletin 2017;131:18-24. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brainresbull.2017.02.010

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Rynkevic, R; Martins, P; Hympanova, L; Almeida, H; Fernandes, AA; Deprest, J. Biomechanical and morphological properties of the multiparous ovine vagina and effect of subsequent pregnancy. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:94-102. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.03.023

Watson, ED; Micklesfield, LK; van Poppel, MNM; Norris, SA; Sattler, MC; Dietz, P. Validity and responsiveness of the global physical activity questionnaire (gpaq) in assessing physical activity during pregnancy. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0177996

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Khuyagbaatar, B; Kim, K; Park, WM; Kim, YH. Biomechanical investigation of post-operative c5 palsy due to ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament in different types of cervical spinal alignment. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:54-61. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.03.019

Thorpe, AA; Dougill, G; Vickers, L; Reeves, ND; Sammon, C; Cooper, G; Le Maitre, CL. Thermally triggered hydrogel injection into bovine intervertebral disc tissue explants induces differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells and restores mechanical function. Acta Biomaterialia 2017;54:212-226. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.03.010

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Hipfl, C; Stihsen, C; Puchner, SE; Kaider, A; Dominkus, M; Funovics, PT; Windhager, R. Pelvic reconstruction following resection of malignant bone tumours using a stemmed acetabular pedestal cup. Bone & Joint Journal 2017;579B:. 841-848 http://dx.doi.org/10.1302/0301-620X.99B6.

Trisi, P; Berardini, M; Falco, A; Sandrini, E; Vulpiani, MP. A new highly hydrophilic electrochemical implant titanium surface: a histological and biomechanical in vivo study. Implant Dentistry 2017;26:429-437. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ID.0000000000000605

Stephens, SP; Spencer, EE; Wirth, MA. Radiographic results of augmented allpolyethylene glenoids in the presence of posterior glenoid bone loss during total shoulder arthroplasty. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2017;26:798-803. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2016.09.053

Cheon, SJ; Kim, JH; Gwak, HC; Kim, CW; Kim, JK; Park, JH. Comparison of histologic healing and biomechanical characteristics between repair techniques for a delaminated rotator cuff tear in rabbits. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2017;26:838-845. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2016.10.005

Li, S; Sun, GX; Chang, SM; Yang, CS; Li, Y; Niu, WX; Zhang, LZ; Zhang, C. Simulated postoperative weight-bearing after fixation of a severe osteoporotic intertrochanteric fracture. International Journal Of Clinical And Experimental Medicine 2017;10:8438-8448.

Huang, XW; Yu, BQ; Gu, Y; Li, ZX. Biomechanical comparison of dynamic hip screw and gamma nail for the treatment of unstable trochanteric fractures: a finite element study. International Journal Of Clinical And Experimental Medicine 2017;10:7867-7874.

Voss, A; Beitzel, K; Obopilwe, E; Buchmann, S; Apostolakos, J; Di Venere, J; Nowak, M; Cote, MP; Romeo, AA; Mazzocca, AD. No correlation between radiolucency and biomechanical stability of keeled and pegged glenoid components. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-017-1550-0

Muraki, T; Yamamoto, N; Sperling, JW; Steinmann, SP; Cofield, RH; An, KN. The effect of scapular position on subacromial contact behavior: a cadaver study. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2017;26:861-869. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2016.10.009

Keener, JD; Chalmers, PN; Yamaguchi, K. The humeral implant in shoulder arthroplasty. Journal Of The American Academy Of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2017;25:427-438. http://dx.doi.org/10.5435/JAAOS-D-15-00682

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Mikolajec, K; Maszczyk, A; Chalimoniuk, M; Langfort, J; Golas, A; Zajac, A. The influence of strength exercises of the lower limbs on postural stability: a possible role of the autonomic nervous system. Isokinetics And Exercise Science 2017;25:79-89. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/IES-160648

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Xu, H; Greenland, K; Bloswick, D; Zhao, J; Merryweather, A. Vacuum level effects on knee contact force for unilateral transtibial amputees with elevated vacuum suspension. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:110-116. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.04.013

He, PH; Li, X; Huang, S; Liu, MH; Chen, WZ; Xu, DL. Analysis of different bicruciate-retaining tibial prosthesis design using a three dimension finite element model. American Journal Of Translational Research 2017;9:2618-2628.

Hsu, JR; Owens, JG; DeSanto, J; Fergason, JR; Kuhn, KM; Potter, BK; Stinner, DJ; Sheu, RG; Waggoner, SL; Wilken, JM; Huang, YJ; Scharfstein, DO; MacKenzie, EJ. Patient response to an integrated orthotic and rehabilitation initiative for traumatic injuries: the prioriti-mtf study. Journal Of Orthopaedic Trauma 2017;31:83-5354-8354-50. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000000795

*ROBOTICS*
Choi, D; Kim, Y; Jung, S; Kim, HS; Kim, J. Improvement of step-climbing capability of a new mobile robot rhymo via kineto-static analysis. Mechanism And Machine Theory 2017;114:20-37. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mechmachtheory.2017.03.018

Gao, W; Jia, ZZ; Fu, CL. Increase the feasible step region of biped robots through active vertical flexion and extension motions. Robotica 2017;35:1541-1561. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0263574716000308

*REHABILITATION*
Martin, S. Optimizing function for the older adult with degenerative scoliosis through pilates environment intervention. Topics In Geriatric Rehabilitation 2017;33:43-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TGR.0000000000000130

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
van Werkhoven, H; Piazza, SJ. Foot structure is correlated with performance in a single-joint jumping task. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:27-31. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.03.014

Charlton, JM; Hammond, CA; Cochrane, CK; Hatfield, GL; Hunt, MA. The effects of a heel wedge on hip, pelvis and trunk biomechanics during squatting in resistance trained individuals. Journal Of Strength And Conditioning Research 2017;31:1678-1687.

Ribeiro, J; Figueiredo, P; Morais, S; Alves, F; Toussaint, H; Vilas-Boas, JP; Fernandes, RJ. Biomechanics, energetics and coordination during extreme swimming intensity: effect of performance level. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:1614-1621. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1227079

Brazil, A; Exell, T; Wilson, C; Willwacher, S; Bezodis, I; Irwin, G. Lower limb joint kinetics in the starting blocks and first stance in athletic sprinting. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:1629-1635. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1227465

Turpin, NA; Costes, A; Moretto, P; Watier, B. Can muscle coordination explain the advantage of using the standing position during intense cycling?. Journal Of Science And Medicine In Sport 2017;20:611-616. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2016.10.019

Daehlin, TE; Krosshaug, T; Chiu, LZF. Enhancing digital video analysis of bar kinematics in weightlifting: a case study. Journal Of Strength And Conditioning Research 2017;31:1592-1600.

Marcori, AJ; Moura, TBMA; Okazaki, VHA. Gastrocnemius muscle activation during plantar flexion with different feet positioning in physically active young men. Isokinetics And Exercise Science 2017;25:121-125. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/IES-160654

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Oda, H; Sano, K; Kunimasa, Y; Komi, PV; Ishikawa, M. Neuromechanical modulation of the achilles tendon during bilateral hopping in patients with unilateral achilles tendon rupture, over 1 year after surgical repair. Sports Medicine 2017;47:1221-1230. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40279-016-0629-3

Wu, JP; Swift, BJ; Becker, T; Squelch, A; Wang, AL; Zheng, YC; Zhao, XL; Xu, JK; Xue, W; Zheng, MH; Lloyd, D; Kirk, TB. High-resolution study of the 3d collagen fibrillary matrix of achilles tendons without tissue labelling and dehydrating. Journal Of Microscopy 2017;266:273-287. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jmi.12537

Hackl, M; Wegmann, K; Ries, C; Lappen, S; Scaal, M; Muller, LP. Annular ligament reconstruction with the superficial head of the brachialis: surgical technique and biomechanical evaluation. Surgical And Radiologic Anatomy 2017;39:585-591. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00276-016-1774-y

Bontempi, M. A proposal to evaluate the fibers' break probability in ligaments and tendons. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;57:103-109. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.03.022

Yamamoto, Y; Yamaguchi, S; Sasho, T; Fukawa, T; Akatsu, Y; Akagi, R; Yamaguchi, T; Takahashi, K; Nagashima, K; Takahashi, K. Quantitative us elastography can be used to quantify mechanical and histologic tendon healing in a rabbit model of achilles tendon transection. Radiology 2017;283:408-417. http://dx.doi.org/10.1148/radiol.2016160695

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Li, Q; Qu, FN; Han, B; Wang, C; Li, H; Mauck, RL; Han, L. Micromechanical anisotropy and heterogeneity of the meniscus extracellular matrix. Acta Biomaterialia 2017;54:356-366. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.02.043

Kim, Y; Huynh, JWY; Gonzalez, VJ. Evaluation of impact of an external breast shield (flexishield) in electronic brachytherapy for breast iort: a phantom study. Brachytherapy 2017;16:597-607. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brachy.2017.01.009

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Yoganandan, N; Humm, J; Pintar, F; Rhule, H; Moorhouse, K; Suntay, B; Stricklin, J; Rudd, R; Craig, M. Male and female worldsid and post mortem human subject responses in full-scale vehicle tests. Traffic Injury Prevention 2017;18:83-4951-5483-4952-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15389588.2017.1304543

McCrory, P; Feddermann-Demont, N; Dvorak, J; Cassidy, JD; McIntosh, A; Vos, PE; Echemendia, RJ; Meeuwisse, W; Tarnutzer, AA. What is the definition of sports-related concussion: a systematic review. British Journal Of Sports Medicine 2017;51:877-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2016-097393

Post, A; Hoshizaki, TB; Zemek, R; Gilchrist, MD; Koncan, D; Dawson, L; Chen, W; Ledoux, AA. Pediatric concussion: biomechanical differences between outcomes of transient and persistent (> 4 weeks) postconcussion symptoms. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Pediatrics 2017;19:641-651. http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2016.11.PEDS16383

O'Sullivan, DM; Fife, GP. Biomechanical head impact characteristics during sparring practice sessions in high school taekwondo athletes. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Pediatrics 2017;19:662-667. http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2017.1.PEDS16432

Beillas, P; Berthet, F. An investigation of human body model morphing for the assessment of abdomen responses to impact against a population of test subjects. Traffic Injury Prevention 2017;18:83-4952-5083-4952-55. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15389588.2017.1307971

Wu, TT; Kim, T; Bollapragada, V; Poulard, D; Chen, HP; Panzer, MB; Forman, JL; Crandall, JR; Pipkorn, B. Evaluation of biofidelity of thums pedestrian model under a whole-body impact conditions with a generic sedan buck. Traffic Injury Prevention 2017;18:83-4952-5683-4953-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15389588.2017.1318435

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Greiner, CL; Verstraete, FJM; Stover, SM; Garcia, TC; Leale, D; Arzi, B. Biomechanical evaluation of two plating configurations for fixation of a simple transverse caudal mandibular fracture model in cats. American Journal Of Veterinary Research 2017;78:702-711.

Darrow, BG; Biskup, JJ; Weigel, JP; Jones, MP; Xie, X; Liaw, PK; Tharpe, JL; Sharma, A; Penumadu, D. Ex vivo biomechanical evaluation of pigeon (columba livia) cadaver intact humeri and ostectomized humeri stabilized with caudally applied titanium locking plate or stainless steel nonlocking plate constructs. American Journal Of Veterinary Research 2017;78:570-578.

Pempek, JA; Eastridge, ML; Proudfoot, KL. The effect of a furnished individual hutch pre-weaning on calf behavior, response to novelty, and growth. Journal Of Dairy Science 2017;100:4807-4817. http://dx.doi.org/10.3168/jds.2016-12180

Newsome, RF; Green, MJ; Bell, NJ; Bollard, NJ; Mason, CS; Whay, HR; Huxley, JN. A prospective cohort study of digital cushion and corium thickness. part 2: does thinning of the digital cushion and corium lead to lameness and claw horn disruption lesions?. Journal Of Dairy Science 2017;100:4759-4771. http://dx.doi.org/10.3168/jds.2016-12013

King, MTM; LeBlanc, SJ; Pajor, EA; DeVries, TJ. Cow-level associations of lameness, behavior, and milk yield of cows milked in automated systems. Journal Of Dairy Science 2017;100:4818-4828. http://dx.doi.org/10.3168/jds.2016-12281

Pullin, AN; Pairis-Garcia, MD; Campler, MR; Proudfoot, KL. Validation of scan sampling techniques for behavioural observations of pastured lambs. Animal Welfare 2017;26:185-190. http://dx.doi.org/10.7120/09627286.26.2.185

Zukoff, SN; Zukoff, AL. Host recognition responses of western (family: chrysomelidae) corn rootworm larvae to rna interference and bt corn. Journal Of Insect Science 2017;17:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jisesa/iex022

King, MR; Haussler, KK; Kawcak, CE; McIlwraith, CW; Reiser, RF; Frisbie, DD; Werpy, NM. Biomechanical and histologic evaluation of the effects of underwater treadmill exercise on horses with experimentally induced osteoarthritis of the middle carpal joint. American Journal Of Veterinary Research 2017;78:558-569.

Tremolada, G; Lewis, DD; Paragnani, KL; Conrad, BP; Kim, SE; Pozzi, A. Biomechanical comparison of a 3.5-mm conical coupling plating system and a 3.5-mm locking compression plate applied as plate-rod constructs to an experimentally created fracture gap in femurs of canine cadavers. American Journal Of Veterinary Research 2017;78:712-717.

Davie, C; Clark, AB. Self-rehabilitation of a captive american crow at binghamton zoo. Journal Of Applied Animal Welfare Science 2017;20:273-279. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10888705.2017.1307747

Sommerville, R; Ruiz, R; Averos, X. A meta-analysis on the effects of the housing environment on the behaviour, mortality, and performance of growing rabbits. Animal Welfare 2017;26:223-238. http://dx.doi.org/10.7120/09627286.26.2.223

de Graaf, S; Ampe, B; Tuyttens, FAM. Assessing dairy cow welfare at the beginning and end of the indoor period using the welfare quality (r) protocol. Animal Welfare 2017;26:213-221. http://dx.doi.org/10.7120/09627286.26.2.213

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Gordon, SD; Klenschi, E; Windmill, JFC. Hearing on the fly: the effects of wing position on noctuid moth hearing. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2017;220:1952-1955. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.156588

Wu, ZQ; Wang, Y; Zhang, JM; Chan, TCY; Ng, ALK; Cheng, GPM; Jhanji, V. Comparison of corneal biomechanics after microincision lenticule extraction and small incision lenticule extraction. British Journal Of Ophthalmology 2017;101:650-654. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjophthalmol-2016-308636

Cankaya, AB; Kan, S; Kizilgul, M; Tokmak, A; Inanc, M; Caliskan, M; Beyazyildiz, E; Acar, U; Delibasi, T. Evaluation of biomechanical properties of the cornea in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism. International Ophthalmology 2017;37:519-524. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10792-016-0292-6

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Bernard, C; Dabis, F; de Rekeneire, N. Physical function, grip strength and frailty in people living with hiv in sub-saharan africa: systematic review. Tropical Medicine & International Health 2017;22:516-525. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.12852

Moretto, TL; Benfato, ID; de Carvalho, FP; Barthichoto, M; Le Sueur-Maluf, L; de Oliveira, CAM. The effects of calorie-matched high-fat diet consumption on spontaneous physical activity and development of obesity. Life Sciences 2017;179:30-36. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lfs.2017.04.017

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Rahman, MM; Feng, YS; Yankeelov, TE; Oden, JT. A fully coupled space-time multiscale modeling framework for predicting tumor growth. Computer Methods In Applied Mechanics And Engineering 2017;320:261-286. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2017.03.021