LITERATURE UPDATE
June 15 - June 21, 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*
Takeda, S; Sakai, S; Tanaka, K; Tomizawa, H; Serizawa, K; Yogo, K; Urayama, K; Hashimoto, J; Endo, K; Matsumoto, Y. Intermittent ibandronate maintains bone mass, bone structure, and biomechanical strength of trabecular and cortical bone after discontinuation of parathyroid hormone treatment in ovariectomized rats. Calcified Tissue International 2017;101:65-74. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00223-017-0255-6

Meixner, CN; Aref, MW; Gupta, A; McNerny, EMB; Brown, D; Wallace, JM; Allen, MR. Raloxifene improves bone mechanical properties in mice previously treated with zoledronate. Calcified Tissue International 2017;101:75-81. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00223-017-0257-4

Neerinckx, B; Lories, R. Mechanisms, impact and prevention of pathological bone regeneration in spondyloarthritis. Current Opinion In Rheumatology 2017;29:287-292. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BOR.0000000000000404

Kim, DG; Haghighi, A; Kwon, HJ; Coogan, JS; Nicolella, DP; Johnson, TB; Kim, HD; Kim, N; Agnew, AM. Sex dependent mechanical properties of the human mandibular condyle. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:184-191. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.03.012

Gauthier, R; Follet, H; Langer, M; Meille, S; Chevalier, J; Rongieras, F; Peyrin, F; Mitton, D. Strain rate influence on human cortical bone toughness: a comparative study of four paired anatomical sites. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:223-230. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.03.015

Liu, XQ; Qu, XH; Nie, T; Zhai, ZJ; Li, HW; Ouyang, ZX; Qin, A; Zhang, SH; Zhang, SY; Fan, QM; Tang, TT; Yu, ZF; Dai, M. The beneficial effects of bisphosphonate-enoxacin on cortical bone mass and strength in ovariectomized rats. Frontiers In Pharmacology 2017;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphar.2017.00355

Zhang, P; Zhi, YL; Fang, HW; Wu, ZY; Chen, TW; Jiang, J; Chen, SY. Effects of polyvinylpyrrolidone-iodine on tendon-bone healing in a rabbit extra-articular model. Experimental And Therapeutic Medicine 2017;13:2751-2756. http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/etm.2017.4359

Carey, EG; Deshpande, SS; Urlaub, KM; Zheutlin, AR; Nelson, NS; Donneys, A; Kang, SY; Gallagher, KK; Felice, PA; Tchanque-Fossuo, CN; Buchman, SR. Significant differences in the bone of an isogenic inbred versus nonisogenic outbred murine mandible: a study in rigor and reproducibility. Journal Of Craniofacial Surgery 2017;28:915-919. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SCS.0000000000003530

Vijayan, V; Gupta, S. Role of osteocytes in mediating bone mineralization during hyperhomocysteinemia. Journal Of Endocrinology 2017;233:243-255. http://dx.doi.org/10.1530/JOE-16-0562

Adhikary, S; Choudhary, D; Ahmad, N; Kumar, S; Dev, K; Mittapelly, N; Pandey, G; Mishra, PR; Maurya, R; Trivedi, R. Dried and free flowing granules of spinacia oleracea accelerate bone regeneration and alleviate postmenopausal osteoporosis. Menopause-The Journal Of The North American Menopause Society 2017;24:686-698. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GME.0000000000000809

Liu, TT; Ding, SH; Yin, D; Cuan, XD; Xie, CQ; Xu, HH; Wang, XJ; Sheng, J. Pu-erh tea extract ameliorates ovariectomy-induced osteoporosis in rats and suppresses osteoclastogenesis in vitro. Frontiers In Pharmacology 2017;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphar.2017.00324

*BOTANY*
Pratt, RB; Jacobsen, AL. Conflicting demands on angiosperm xylem: tradeoffs among storage, transport and biomechanics. Plant Cell And Environment 2017;40:897-913. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pce.12862

Ouml;zden, S; Slater, D; Ennos, R. Fracture properties of green wood formed within the forks of hazel (corylus avellana l.). Trees-Structure And Function 2017;31:903-917. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00468-016-1516-0

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Stone, PH; Coskun, AU. Asymmetric longitudinal lesion geometry expanding clinical applications of biomechanics. Jacc-Cardiovascular Imaging 2017;10:689-691. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2016.06.010

Wilson, JS; Bersi, MR; Li, GX; Humphrey, JD. Correlation of wall microstructure and heterogeneous distributions of strain in evolving murine abdominal aortic aneurysms. Cardiovascular Engineering And Technology 2017;8:193-204. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13239-017-0301-6

Bellini, C; Bersi, MR; Caulk, AW; Ferruzzi, J; Milewicz, DM; Ramirez, F; Rifkin, DB; Tellides, G; Yanagisawa, H; Humphrey, JD. Comparison of 10 murine models reveals a distinct biomechanical phenotype in thoracic aortic aneurysms. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2016.1036

Maillard, P; Mitchell, GF; Himali, JJ; Beiser, A; Fletcher, E; Tsao, CW; Pase, MP; Satizabal, CL; Vasan, RS; Seshadri, S; DeCarli, C. Aortic stiffness, increased white matter free water, and altered microstructural integrity a continuum of injury. Stroke 2017;48:1567-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.016321

Hayashi, K; Kurose, Y. Effects of hypothermia on the mechanical behavior of rabbit femoral arteries. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:148-155. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.03.005

Khan, AA; Sikdar, S; Hatsukami, T; Cebral, J; Jones, M; Huston, J; Howard, G; Lal, BK. Noninvasive characterization of carotid plaque strain. Journal Of Vascular Surgery 2017;65:1653-1663. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2016.12.105

Tasca, G; Selmi, M; Votta, E; Redaelli, P; Sturla, F; Redaelli, A; Gamba, A. Aortic root biomechanics after sleeve and david sparing techniques: a finite element analysis. Annals Of Thoracic Surgery 2017;103:1451-1459. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.08.003

Stefanov, F; Sultan, S; Morris, L; Elhelali, A; Kavanagh, EP; Lundon, V; Sultan, M; Hynes, N. Computational fluid analysis of symptomatic chronic type b aortic dissections managed with the streamliner multilayer flow modulator. Journal Of Vascular Surgery 2017;65:951-963. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2016.07.135

Liljeqvist, ML; Hultgren, R; Siika, A; Gasser, TC; Roy, J. Gender, smoking, body size, and aneurysm geometry influence the biomechanical rupture risk of abdominal aortic aneurysms as estimated by finite element analysis. Journal Of Vascular Surgery 2017;65:1014-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2016.10.074

Mansour, MA. Gender, smoking, body size, and aneurysm geometry influence the biomechanical rupture risk of abdominal aortic aneurysms as estimated by finite element analysis comment. Journal Of Vascular Surgery 2017;65:1021-1021.

Mookhoek, A; Krishnan, K; Chitsaz, S; Kuang, HD; Ge, L; Schoof, PH; Bogers, AJJC; Takkenberg, JJM; Tseng, EE. Biomechanics of failed pulmonary autografts compared to native aortic roots. Annals Of Thoracic Surgery 2017;103:1482-1488. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.08.061

Bellini, C; Kristofik, NJ; Bersi, MR; Kyriakides, TR; Humphrey, JD. A hidden structural vulnerability in the thrombospondin-2 deficient aorta increases the propensity to intramural delamination. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:397-406. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.01.045

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Goncalves, S; Silva, PM; Felicio, MR; de Medeiros, LN; Kurtenbach, E; Santos, NC. Psd1 effects on candida albicans planktonic cells and biofilms. Frontiers In Cellular And Infection Microbiology 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fcimb.2017.00249

Gasparski, AN; Ozarkar, S; Beningo, KA. Transient mechanical strain promotes the maturation of invadopodia and enhances cancer cell invasion in vitro. Journal Of Cell Science 2017;130:1965-1978. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jcs.199760

Jin, L; Xu, QW; Kuddannaya, S; Li, C; Zhang, YL; Wang, ZL. Fabrication and characterization of three-dimensional (3d) core-shell structure nanofibers designed for 3d dynamic cell culture. Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces 2017;9:17718-17726. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.7b02126

Stutchbury, B; Atherton, P; Tsang, R; Wang, DY; Ballestrem, C. Distinct focal adhesion protein modules control different aspects of mechanotransduction. Journal Of Cell Science 2017;130:1612-1624. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jcs.195362

Park, S. Asymptotic approach to analyze the mechanical properties of biological cells. Journal Of The Korean Physical Society 2017;70:918-923. http://dx.doi.org/10.3938/jkps.70.918

He, XX; Jiang, Y. Substrate curvature regulates cell migration. Physical Biology 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1478-3975/aa6f8e

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

Chiu, NF; Kuo, CT; Lin, TL; Chang, CC; Chen, CY. Ultra-high sensitivity of the non-immunological affinity of graphene oxide-peptide-based surface plasmon resonance biosensors to detect human chorionic gonadotropin. Biosensors & Bioelectronics 2017;94:351-357. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bios.2017.03.008

*COMPARATIVE*
Golubovic, A; Andelkovic, M; Arsovski, D; Bonnet, X; Tomovic, L. Locomotor performances reflect habitat constraints in an armoured species. Behavioral Ecology And Sociobiology 2017;71:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00265-017-2318-0

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Rittel, D; Dorogoy, A; Shemtov-Yona, K. Modelling dental implant extraction by pullout and torque procedures. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:416-427. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.04.010

Macedo, JP; Pereira, J; Faria, J; Pereira, CA; Alves, JL; Henriques, B; Souza, JCM; Lopez-Lopez, J. Finite element analysis of stress extent at peri-implant bone surrounding external hexagon or morse taper implants. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:441-447. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.03.011

Fu, Q; Bellare, A; Cui, YJ; Cheng, BK; Xu, SS; Kong, L. The effect of hierarchical micro/nanotextured titanium implants on osseointegration immediately after tooth extraction in beagle dogs. Clinical Implant Dentistry And Related Research 2017;19:486-495. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cid.12464

Cheng, BK; Niu, Q; Cui, YJ; Jiang, W; Zhao, YZ; Kong, L. Effects of different hierarchical hybrid micro/nanostructure surfaces on implant osseointegration. Clinical Implant Dentistry And Related Research 2017;19:539-548. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cid.12471

Ramos, A; Nyashin, Y; Mesnard, M. Influences of geometrical and mechanical properties of bone tissues in mandible behaviour - experimental and numerical predictions. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2017;20:1004-1014. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2017.1322072

Bordin, D; Bergamo, ETP; Fardin, VP; Coelho, PG; Bonfante, EA. Fracture strength and probability of survival of narrow and extra-narrow dental implants after fatigue testing: in vitro and in silico analysis. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:244-249. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.03.022

Ausiello, P; Ciaramella, S; Fabianelli, A; Gloria, A; Martorelli, M; Lanzotti, A; Watts, DC. Mechanical behavior of bulk direct composite versus block composite and lithium disilicate indirect class ii restorations by cad-fem modeling. Dental Materials 2017;33:690-701. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dental.2017.03.014

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

Lin, JD; Jang, AT; Kurylo, MP; Hurng, J; Yang, FF; Yang, L; Pal, A; Chen, L; Ho, SP. Periodontal ligament entheses and their adaptive role in the context of dentoalveolar joint function. Dental Materials 2017;33:650-666. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dental.2017.03.007

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

Chen, Y; Wang, C; Huang, YD; Feng, TM; Zou, HW; Fan, YB. Biomechanical evaluation of the natural abutment teeth in combined tooth-implant-supported telescopic prostheses: a three-dimensional finite element analysis. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2017;20:967-979. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2017.1319941

*DIGESTIVE*
Muss, L; Wilmskoetter, J; Richter, K; Fix, C; Stanschus, S; Pitzen, T; Drumm, J; Molfenter, S. Changes in swallowing after anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with instrumentation: a presurgical versus postsurgical videofluoroscopic comparison. Journal Of Speech Language And Hearing Research 2017;60:785-793. http://dx.doi.org/10.1044/2016_JSLHR-S-16-0091

*ERGONOMICS*
Schettino, S; Campos, JCC; Minette, LJ; de Souza, AP. Work precariousness: ergonomic risks to operators of machines adapted for forest harvesting(1). Revista Arvore 2017;41:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1806-90882017000100009

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Wainwright, PC; Longo, SJ. Functional innovations and the conquest of the oceans by acanthomorph fishes. Current Biology 2017;27:82-5353-4882-5353-55. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2017.03.044

Bai, B; Meng, J; Wang, YQ; Wang, HB; Holbrook, L. Osteology of the middle eocene ceratomorph hyrachyus modestus ( mammalia, perissodactyla). Bulletin Of The American Museum Of Natural History 2017;NaN:1-68.

Wang, MY; Vasas, V; Chittka, L; Yen, SH. Sheep in wolf's clothing: multicomponent traits enhance the success of mimicry in spider-mimicking moths. Animal Behaviour 2017;127:219-224. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2017.03.020

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Palmer, T; Ek, F; Enqvist, O; Olsson, R; Astrom, K; Petersson, P. Action sequencing in the spontaneous swimming behavior of zebrafish larvae - implications for drug development. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-03144-7

Nguyen, K; Yu, N; Bandi, MM; Venkadesan, M; Mandre, S. Curvature-induced stiffening of a fish fin. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2017.0247

Kretch, KS; Adolph, KE. The organization of exploratory behaviors in infant locomotor planning. Developmental Science 2017;20:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/desc.12421

Monteiro, WD; Cunha, FA; Ivo, EX; Freire, RA; Silva, BS; Farinatti, P. Physiological strain to prolonged exercise bouts at the walk-run transition speeds depends on locomotion mode in healthy untrained men. Scandinavian Journal Of Medicine & Science In Sports 2017;27:762-769. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/sms.12693

Slonaker, J; Motley, DC; Zhang, Q; Townsend, S; Senatore, C; Iagnemma, K; Kamrin, K. General scaling relations for locomotion in granular media (vol 95, 052901, 2017). Physical Review E 2017;95:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.95.069902

Hennes, M; Tailleur, J; Charron, G; Daerr, A. Active depinning of bacterial droplets: the collective surfing of bacillus subtilis. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2017;114:5958-5963. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1703997114

Gollie, JM; Guccione, AA; Panza, GS; Jo, PY; Herrick, JE. Effects of overground locomotor training on walking a performance in chronic cervical motor incomplete spinal cord injury: a pilot study. Archives Of Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation 2017;98:1119-1125. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2016.10.022

Villa, C; Loiret, I; Langlois, K; Bonnet, X; Lavaste, F; Fode, P; Pillet, H. Cross-slope and level walking strategies during swing in individuals with lower limb amputation. Archives Of Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation 2017;98:1149-1157. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2016.10.007

Gomez, F. The function of the ocelloid and piston in the dinoflagellate erythropsidinium (gymnodiniales, dinophyceae). Journal Of Phycology 2017;53:629-641. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpy.12525

Cestari, M; Sanz-Merodio, D; Garcia, E. Preliminary assessment of a compliant gait exoskeleton. Soft Robotics 2017;4:135-146. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/soro.2016.0070

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

Gilat, M; Bell, PT; Martens, KAE; Georgiades, MJ; Hall, JM; Walton, CC; Lewis, SJG; Shine, JM. Dopamine depletion impairs gait automaticity by altering cortico-striatal and cerebellar processing in parkinson's disease. Neuroimage 2017;152:207-220. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.02.073

Dal Corso, F; Misseroni, D; Pugno, NM; Movchan, AB; Movchan, NV; Bigoni, D. Serpentine locomotion through elastic energy release. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2017.0055

Froehle, AW; Grannis, KA; Sherwood, RJ; Duren, DL. Relationships between age at menarche, walking gait base of support, and stance phase frontal plane knee biomechanics in adolescent girls. Pm&R 2017;9:444-454. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pmrj.2016.07.532

Spildooren, J; Vercruysse, S; Heremans, E; Galna, B; Verheyden, G; Vervoort, G; Nieuwboer, A. Influence of cueing and an attentional strategy on freezing of gait in parkinson disease during turning. Journal Of Neurologic Physical Therapy 2017;41:129-135. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/NPT.0000000000000178

Tolstenkov, OO; Prokofiev, VV; Pleskacheva, MV; Gustafsson, MKS; Zhukovskaya, MI. Age and serotonin effects on locomotion in marine trematode cercariae. Journal Of Evolutionary Biochemistry And Physiology 2017;53:135-142. http://dx.doi.org/10.1134/S1234567817020069

Kim, S; Ro, K; Bae, J. Estimation of individual muscular forces of the lower limb during walking using a wearable sensor system. Journal Of Sensors 2017;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/6747921

Clemente, CJ; Goetzke, HH; Bullock, JMR; Sutton, GP; Burrows, M; Federle, W. Jumping without slipping: leafhoppers (hemiptera: cicadellidae) possess special tarsal structures for jumping from smooth surfaces. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2017.0022

Nakamura, BH; Hahn, ME. Myoelectric activation pattern changes in the involved limb of individuals with transtibial amputation during locomotor state transitions. Archives Of Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation 2017;98:1180-1186. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2016.12.003

Rutherford, D; Baker, M; Wong, I; Stanish, W. Dual-belt treadmill familiarization: implications for knee function in moderate knee osteoarthritis compared to asymptomatic controls. Clinical Biomechanics 2017;45:25-31. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2017.04.006

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

Liu, YW; Ma, P; Cassidy, PA; Carmer, R; Zhang, GN; Venkatraman, P; Brown, SA; Pang, CP; Zhong, WX; Zhang, MZ; Leung, YF. Statistical analysis of zebrafish locomotor behaviour by generalized linear mixed models. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-02822-w

Christiansen, C; Moore, C; Schenkman, M; Kluger, B; Kohrt, W; Delitto, A; Berman, B; Hall, D; Josbeno, D; Poon, C; Robichaud, J; Wellington, T; Jain, S; Comella, C; Corcos, D; Melanson, E. Factors associated with ambulatory activity in de novo parkinson disease. Journal Of Neurologic Physical Therapy 2017;41:93-100. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/NPT.0000000000000169

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Russell, AP. The structure of anoline (reptilia: dactyloidae: anolis) toe pads in relation to substratum conformity. Acta Zoologica 2017;98:300-309. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/azo.12180

Hua, Y; Lemerle, P; Ganghoffer, JF. A two scale modeling and computational framework for vibration-induced raynaud syndrome. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:320-328. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.03.019

Gonzalez-Martin, C; Pita-Fernandez, S; Seoane-Pillado, T; Lopez-Calvino, B; Pertega-Diaz, S; Gil-Guillen, V. Variability between clarke's angle and chippaux-smirak index for the diagnosis of flat feet. Colombia Medica 2017;48:25-31.

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Ollivier, M; Le Corroller, T; Parratte, S; Chabrand, P; Argenson, JN; Gagey, O. Mechanical strains passing through the acetabular labrum modify its shape during hip motion: an anatomical study. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2017;25:1967-1974. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-017-4524-8

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.

Fellows, CR; Matta, C; Zakany, R; Khan, IM; Mobasheri, A. Adipose, bone marrow and synovial joint-derived mesenchymal stem cells for cartilage repair. Frontiers In Genetics 2016;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fgene.2016.00213

Kolk, A; Henseler, JF; de Witte, PB; van Zwet, EW; van der Zwaal, P; Visser, CPJ; Nagels, J; Nelissen, RGHH; de Groot, JH. The effect of a rotator cuff tear and its size on three-dimensional shoulder motion. Clinical Biomechanics 2017;45:43-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2017.03.014

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

*METHODS*
Selvaraj, V; Santhakumar, K. Analyzing locomotor activity in zebrafish larvae using wrmtrck. Zebrafish 2017;14:287-291. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/zeb.2016.1395

Connie, T; Goh, MKO; Teoh, ABJ. A grassmannian approach to address view change problem in gait recognition. Ieee Transactions On Cybernetics 2017;47:1395-1408. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TCYB.2016.2545693

Escalona, M; Delivet-Mongrain, H; Kundu, A; Gossard, JP; Rossignol, S. Ladder treadmill: a method to assess locomotion in cats with an intact or lesioned spinal cord. Journal Of Neuroscience 2017;37:5429-5446. http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0038-17.2017

Lussiana, T; Gindre, C; Mourot, L; Hebert-Losier, K. Do subjective assessments of running patterns reflect objective parameters?. European Journal Of Sport Science 2017;17:847-857. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17461391.2017.1325072

Li, ZL; Shen, JL; Abdalla, I; Yu, JY; Ding, B. Nanofibrous membrane constructed wearable triboelectric nanogenerator for high performance biomechanical energy harvesting. Nano Energy 2017;36:341-348. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2017.04.035

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

*MODELING*
Campbell, GM; Gluer, CC. Skeletal assessment with finite element analysis: relevance, pitfalls and interpretation. Current Opinion In Rheumatology 2017;29:402-409. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BOR.0000000000000405

Habteyes, FG; Komari, SO; Nagle, AS; Klausner, AP; Heise, RL; Ratz, PH; Speich, JE. Modeling the influence of acute changes in bladder elasticity on pressure and wall tension during filling. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:192-200. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.02.020

Pakdel, AR; Whyne, CM; Fialkov, JA. Structural biomechanics of the craniomaxillofacial skeleton under maximal masticatory loading: inferences and critical analysis based on a validated computational model. Journal Of Plastic Reconstructive And Aesthetic Surgery 2017;70:842-850. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bjps.2017.01.021

Libby, J; Marghoub, A; Johnson, D; Khonsari, RH; Fagan, MJ; Moazen, M. Modelling human skull growth: a validated computational model. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2017.0202

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

Subramaniam, DR; Mylavarapu, G; Fleck, RJ; Amin, RS; Shott, SR; Gutmark, EJ. Effect of airflow and material models on tissue displacement for surgical planning of pharyngeal airways in pediatric down syndrome patients. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:122-135. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.03.007

Petric, T; Simpson, CS; Ude, A; Ijspeert, AJ. Hammering does not fit fitts' law. Frontiers In Computational Neuroscience 2017;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3339/fncom.2017.00045

Park, SG; Kim, B; Sung, HJ. Hydrodynamics of a self-propelled flexible fin near the ground. Physics Of Fluids 2017;29:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4983723

*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

Germanotta, M; Taborri, J; Rossi, S; Frascarelli, F; Palermo, E; Cappa, P; Castelli, E; Petrarca, M. Spasticity measurement based on tonic stretch reflex threshold in children with cerebral palsy using the pedianklebot. Frontiers In Human Neuroscience 2017;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnhum.2017.00277

*NEURAL*
Enjin, A; Perry, S; Hilscher, MM; Nagaraja, C; Larhammar, M; Gezelius, H; Eriksson, A; Leao, KE; Kullander, K. Developmental disruption of recurrent inhibitory feedback results in compensatory adaptation in the renshaw cell-motor neuron circuit. Journal Of Neuroscience 2017;37:5634-5647. http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0949-16.2017

Wilson, S; Abode-Iyamah, KO; Miller, JW; Reddy, CG; Safayi, S; Fredericks, DC; Jeffery, ND; DeVries-Watson, NA; Shivapour, SK; Viljoen, S; Dalm, BD; Gibson-Corley, KN; Johnson, MD; Gillies, GT; Howard, MA. An ovine model of spinal cord injury. Journal Of Spinal Cord Medicine 2017;40:346-360. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10790268.2016.1222475

Adler, AF; Lee-Kubli, C; Kumamaru, H; Kadoya, K; Tuszynski, MH. Comprehensive monosynaptic rabies virus mapping of host connectivity with neural progenitor grafts after spinal cord injury. Stem Cell Reports 2017;8:1525-1533. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.stemcr.2017.04.004

Piltti, KM; Funes, GM; Avakian, SN; Salibian, AA; Huang, KI; Carta, K; Kamei, N; Flanagan, LA; Monuki, ES; Uchida, N; Cummings, BJ; Anderson, AJ. Increasing human neural stem cell transplantation dose alters oligodendroglial and neuronal differentiation after spinal cord injury. Stem Cell Reports 2017;8:1534-1548. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.stemcr.2017.04.009

Givon, LE; Lazar, AA; Yeh, CH. Generating executable models of the drosophila central complex. Frontiers In Behavioral Neuroscience 2017;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnbeh.2017.00102

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

Li, YQ; Lucas-Osma, AM; Black, S; Bandet, MV; Stephens, MJ; Vavrek, R; Sanelli, L; Fenrich, KK; Di Narzo, AF; Dracheva, S; Winship, IR; Fouad, K; Bennett, DJ. Pericytes impair capillary blood flow and motor function after chronic spinal cord injury. Nature Medicine 2017;23:733-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nm.4331

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Banos, N; Perez-Moreno, A; Migliorelli, F; Triginer, L; Cobo, T; Bonet-Carne, E; Gratacos, E; Palacio, M. Quantitative analysis of the cervical texture by ultrasound and correlation with gestational age. Fetal Diagnosis And Therapy 2017;41:265-272. http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000448475

Liang, R; Knight, K; Barone, W; Powers, RW; Nolfi, A; Palcsey, S; Abramowitch, S; Moalli, PA. Extracellular matrix regenerative graft attenuates the negative impact of polypropylene prolapse mesh on vagina in rhesus macaque. Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey 2017;72:277-278.

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Zhou, ZG; Xiong, W; Li, L; Li, F. Adjacent segmental degeneration following wallis interspinous stabilization implantation biomechanical explanations and the value of magnetic resonance imaging. Medicine 2017;96:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000007056

Moutinho, R; Tyrrell, P; Cassar-Pullicino, VN. Emergency and trauma imaging of the thoracolumbar spine. Seminars In Musculoskeletal Radiology 2017;21:199-209. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0037-1602406

Knapman, HJ; Fallon, T; O'Connor, M; Titmus, LA; Choy, ST; Hornsby, C; Marsden, JF; Shum, GL. The effect of elastic therapeutic taping on lumbar extensor isokinetic performance. Physical Therapy In Sport 2017;25:9-14. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ptsp.2016.10.004

*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.

Kita, K; Tanaka, Y; Toritsuka, Y; Amano, H; Uchida, R; Shiozaki, Y; Takao, R; Horibe, S. 3d computed tomography evaluation of morphological changes in the femoral tunnel after medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction with hamstring tendon graft for recurrent patellar dislocation. American Journal Of Sports Medicine 2017;45:1599-1607. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546517690348

Faizan, A; Bhowmik-Stoker, M; Alipit, V; Kirk, AE; Krebs, VE; Harwin, SF; Meneghini, RM. Development and verification of novel porous titanium metaphyseal cones for revision total knee arthroplasty. Journal Of Arthroplasty 2017;32:1946-1953. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2017.01.013

Waligora, AC; Owen, JR; Wayne, JS; Hess, SR; Golladay, GJ; Jiranek, WA. The effect of prophylactic cerclage wires in primary total hip arthroplasty: a biomechanical study. Journal Of Arthroplasty 2017;32:2023-2027. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2017.01.019

Louis, MJ; Malayalamurthi, R. Stress response of patellofemoral joint subjected to femoral retroversion with various patellar kinematics and flexions - an fea study. Biocybernetics And Biomedical Engineering 2017;37:316-325. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbe.2016.12.006

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.

Ismailidis, P; Kuster, MS; Jost, B; Giesinger, K; Behrend, H. Clinical outcome of increased flexion gap after total knee arthroplasty. can controlled gap imbalance improve knee flexion?. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2017;25:1705-1711. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-016-4009-1

Heyse, TJ; Slane, J; Peersman, G; Dirckx, M; van de Vyver, A; Dworschak, P; Fuchs-Winkelmann, S; Scheys, L. Kinematics of a bicruciate-retaining total knee arthroplasty. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2017;25:1784-1791. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-016-4414-5

Riedl, M; Glisson, RR; Matsumoto, T; Hofstaetter, SG; Easley, ME. Torsional stiffness after subtalar arthrodesis using second generation headless compression screws: biomechanical comparison of 2-screw and 3-screw fixation. Clinical Biomechanics 2017;45:32-37. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2017.04.004

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

Carney, MJ; Matatov, T; Freeman, M; Miller, J; Vemula, R; Schuster, J; Dancisak, M; Lindsey, J; Rae, G. Clinical, biomechanical, and anatomic investigation of colles fascia and pubic ramus periosteum for use during medial thighplasty. Annals Of Plastic Surgery 2017;78:83-5148-5383-5149-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000001033

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Addison, O; Inacio, M; Bair, WN; Beamer, BA; Ryan, AS; Rogers, MW. Role of hip abductor muscle composition and torque in protective stepping for lateral balance recovery in older adults. Archives Of Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation 2017;98:1223-1228. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2016.10.009

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Prochor, P. Finite element analysis of stresses generated in cortical bone during implantation of a novel limb prosthesis osseointegrated fixation system. Biocybernetics And Biomedical Engineering 2017;37:255-262. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbe.2016.12.001

Wu, ML; Shen, XR. Design and preliminary testing of a self-contained knee prosthesis with pneumatic actuation. International Journal Of Robotics & Automation 2017;32:127-133. http://dx.doi.org/10.2316/Journal.206.2017.2.206-4616

*ROBOTICS*
Gao, JY; Yan, GZ; Wang, ZW; Xu, F; Wang, W; Jiang, PP; Liu, DS. Locomotion enhancement of an inchworm-like capsule robot using long contact devices. International Journal Of Medical Robotics And Computer Assisted Surgery 2017;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rcs.1759

Albrecht, S; Ulbrich, M. Mathematical programs with complementarity constraints in the context of inverse optimal control for locomotion. Optimization Methods & Software 2017;32:670-698. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10556788.2016.1225212

Choi, H; Jeong, S; Go, G; Lee, C; Zhen, J; Ko, SY; Park, JO; Park, S. Equitranslational and axially rotational microrobot using electromagnetic actuation system. International Journal Of Control Automation And Systems 2017;15:1342-1350. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12555-016-0146-z

Kwak, B; Bae, J. Design of hair-like appendages and comparative analysis on their coordination toward steady and efficient swimming. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-3190/aa6c7a

Chai, X; Gao, F; Qi, CK; Pan, Y; Xu, YL; Zhao, Y. Obstacle avoidance for a hexapod robot in unknown environment. Science China-Technological Sciences 2017;60:818-831. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11431-016-9017-6

Liu, HL; Curet, OM. Propulsive performance of an under-actuated robotic ribbon fin. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-3190/aa7184

Guo, J; Guo, SX; Li, LG. Design and characteristic evaluation of a novel amphibious spherical robot. Microsystem Technologies-Micro-And Nanosystems-Information Storage And Processing Systems 2017;23:1999-2012. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00542-016-2961-9

Guo, SX; He, YL; Shi, LW; Pan, SW; Tang, K; Xiao, R; Guo, P. Modal and fatigue analysis of critical components of an amphibious spherical robot. Microsystem Technologies-Micro-And Nanosystems-Information Storage And Processing Systems 2017;23:2233-2247. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00542-016-3083-0

Liu, HL; Taylor, B; Curet, OM. Fin ray stiffness and fin morphology control ribbon-fin-based propulsion. Soft Robotics 2017;4:103-116. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/soro.2016.0040

Bonnet, F; Cazenille, L; Seguret, A; Gribovskiy, A; Collignon, B; Halloy, J; Mondada, F. Design of a modular robotic system that mimics small fish locomotion and body movements for ethological studies. International Journal Of Advanced Robotic Systems 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1729881417706628

Calisti, M; Picardi, G; Laschi, C. Fundamentals of soft robot locomotion. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2017.0101

Vujovic, V; Rosendo, A; Brodbeck, L; Iida, F. Evolutionary developmental robotics: improving morphology and control of physical robots. Artificial Life 2017;23:169-185. http://dx.doi.org/10.1162/ARTL_a_00228

Cui, Z; Jiang, HZ. Design and implementation of thunniform robotic fish with variable body stiffness. International Journal Of Robotics & Automation 2017;32:109-116. http://dx.doi.org/10.2316/Journal.206.2017.2.206-4572

*REHABILITATION*
Fujii, K; Abe, T; Kubota, S; Marushima, A; Kawamoto, H; Ueno, T; Matsushita, A; Nakai, K; Saotome, K; Kadone, H; Endo, A; Haginoya, A; Hada, Y; Matsumura, A; Sankai, Y; Yamazaki, M. The voluntary driven exoskeleton hybrid assistive limb (hal) for postoperative training of thoracic ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament: a case report. Journal Of Spinal Cord Medicine 2017;40:361-367. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10790268.2016.1142056

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Gomez-Molina, J; Ogueta-Alday, A; Camara, J; Stickley, C; Rodriguez-Marroyo, JA; Garcia-Lopez, J. Predictive variables of half-marathon performance for male runners. Journal Of Sports Science And Medicine 2017;16:187-194.

Read, DB; Jones, B; Phibbs, PJ; Roe, GAB; Darrall-Jones, JD; Weakley, JJS; Till, K. Physical demands of representative match-play in adolescent rugby union. Journal Of Strength And Conditioning Research 2017;31:1290-1296.

Bowser, BJ; Rose, WC; McGrath, R; Salerno, J; Wallace, J; Davis, IS. Effect of footwear on dynamic stability during single-leg jump landings. International Journal Of Sports Medicine 2017;38:481-486. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0043-103090

Allen, S; Phillips, G; McCaig, S. A biomechanical evaluation of the combined elevation test. Physical Therapy In Sport 2017;25:1-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ptsp.2016.11.001

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

Jacobson, BH; Monaghan, TP; Sellers, JH; Conchola, EC; Pope, ZK; Glass, RG. Acute effect of biomechanical muscle stimulation on the counter-movement vertical jump power and velocity in division i football players. Journal Of Strength And Conditioning Research 2017;31:1259-1264.

Zago, M; Codari, M; Iaia, FM; Sforza, C. Multi-segmental movements as a function of experience in karate. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:1515-1522. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1223332

Mok, KM; Bahr, R; Krosshaug, T. The effect of overhead target on the lower limb biomechanics during a vertical drop jump test in elite female athletes (vol 27, pg 161, 2017). Scandinavian Journal Of Medicine & Science In Sports 2017;27:770-771. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/sms.12909

Wo, S; Mulcahy, H; Richardson, ML; Chew, FS; Gee, A; Hsu, J; Porrino, J. Pathologies of the shoulder and elbow affecting the overhead throwing athlete. Skeletal Radiology 2017;46:873-888. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00256-017-2627-4

McGee-Lawrence, ME; Wenger, KH; Misra, S; Davis, CL; Pollock, NK; Elsalanty, M; Ding, KH; Isales, CM; Hamrick, MW; Wosiski-Kuhn, M; Arounleut, P; Mattson, MP; Cutler, RG; Yu, JC; Stranahan, AM. Whole-body vibration mimics the metabolic effects of exercise in male leptin receptor-deficient mice. Endocrinology 2017;158:1160-1171. http://dx.doi.org/10.1210/en.2016-1250

Agresta, C; Church, C; Henley, J; Duer, T; O'Brien, K. Single-leg squat performance in active adolescents aged 8-17 years. Journal Of Strength And Conditioning Research 2017;31:1187-1191.

Ruan, MF; Zhang, Q; Wu, X. Acute effects of static stretching of hamstring on performance and anterior cruciate ligament injury risk during stop-jump and cutting tasks in female athletes. Journal Of Strength And Conditioning Research 2017;31:1241-1250.

Lehr, ME; Kime, D; Onks, C; Silvis, M; Streisel, M. Development of a preliminary evidence-based neuromusculoskeletal exercise guideline to reduce injury risk in the lower limb. Physical Therapy In Sport 2017;25:76-83. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ptsp.2016.08.012

Carroll, TJ; Taylor, JL; Gandevia, SC. Recovery of central and peripheral neuromuscular fatigue after exercise. Journal Of Applied Physiology 2017;122:1068-1076. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.00775.2016

Hirai, DM; Jones, JH; Zelt, JT; da Silva, ML; Bentley, RF; Edgett, BA; Gurd, BJ; Tschakovsky, ME; O'Donnell, DE; Neder, JA. Oral n-acetylcysteine and exercise tolerance in mild chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Journal Of Applied Physiology 2017;122:1351-1361. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.00990.2016

Cherif, A; Meeusen, R; Farooq, A; Ryu, J; Fenneni, M; Nikolovski, Z; Elshafie, S; Chamari, K; Roelands, B. Three days of intermittent fasting: repeated-sprint performance decreased by vertical-stiffness impairment. International Journal Of Sports Physiology And Performance 2017;12:287-294. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/ijspp.2016-0125

Sattlecker, G; Buchecker, M; Gressenbauer, C; Muller, E; Lindinger, SJ. Factors discriminating high from low score performance in biathlon shooting. International Journal Of Sports Physiology And Performance 2017;12:377-384. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/ijspp.2016-0195

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Saper, MG; Meijer, K; Winnier, S; Popovich, J; Andrews, JR; Roth, C. Biomechanical evaluation of classic solid and all-soft suture anchors for medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction. American Journal Of Sports Medicine 2017;45:1622-1626. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0363546517691951

Heard, BJ; Beveridge, JE; Atarod, M; O'Brien, EJ; Rolian, C; Frank, CB; Hart, DA; Shrive, NG. Analysis of change in gait in the ovine stifle: normal, injured, and anterior cruciate ligament reconstructed. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-017-1576-3

Vollner, F; Pilsl, U; Craiovan, B; Zeman, F; Schneider, M; Worner, M; Grifka, J; Weber, M. Stability of knee ligament complex of thiel-embalmed cadaver compared to in vivo knee. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:392-396. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.04.009

Che, J; Li, CB; Gao, ZP; Qi, W; Ji, BP; Liu, YJ; Liow, MHL. Novel anatomical reconstruction of distal tibiofibular ligaments restores syndesmotic biomechanics. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2017;25:1866-1872. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-017-4485-y

Choi, GW; Kim, HJ; Lee, TH; Park, SH; Lee, HS. Clinical comparison of the two-stranded single and four-stranded double krackow techniques for acute achilles tendon ruptures. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2017;25:1878-1883. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-016-4265-0

Kaleagasioglu, F; Olcay, E; Olgac, V. Statin-induced calcific achilles tendinopathy in rats: comparison of biomechanical and histopathological effects of simvastatin, atorvastatin and rosuvastatin. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2017;25:1884-1891. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-015-3728-z

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

Forterre, F; Stoffel, MH; Koch, C; Precht, C; Waschk, M; Burki, A. Comparative anatomy and bio-mechanical properties of atlanto-axial ligaments in equine, bovine, and canine cadaveric specimens. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2017;30:219-222. http://dx.doi.org/10.3415/VCOT-16-09-0131

Geburek, F; Roggel, F; van Schie, HTM; Beineke, A; Estrada, R; Weber, K; Hellige, M; Rohn, K; Jagodzinski, M; Welke, B; Hurschler, C; Conrad, S; Skutella, T; de Lest, CV; van Weeren, R; Stadler, PM. Effect of single intralesional treatment of surgically induced equine superficial digital flexor tendon core lesions with adipose-derived mesenchymal stromal cells: a controlled experimental trial. Stem Cell Research & Therapy 2017;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13287-017-0564-8

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
DeGeorge, BR; Olenczak, JB; Pineros-Fernandez, A; Morgan, RF; Cottler, PS; Drake, DB. Abdominal wall allograft preclinical biomechanical investigation of a novel reconstructive adjunct. Annals Of Plastic Surgery 2017;78:83-5149-5383-5150-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000001029

Chedly, J; Soares, S; Montembault, A; von Boxberg, Y; Veron-Ravaille, M; Mouffle, C; Benassy, MN; Taxi, J; David, L; Nothias, F. Physical chitosan microhydrogels as scaffolds for spinal cord injury restoration and axon regeneration. Biomaterials 2017;138:91-107. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2017.05.024

Then, C; Stassen, B; Depta, K; Silber, G. New methodology for mechanical characterization of human superficial facial tissue anisotropic behaviour in vivo. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:68-79. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.02.022

Calvo-Gallego, JL; Commisso, MS; Dominguez, J; Tanak, E; Martinez-Reina, J. Effect of freezing storage time on the elastic and viscous properties of the porcine tmj disc. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:314-319. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.03.035

Feng, Y; Gao, Y; Wang, T; Tao, LY; Qiu, SH; Zhao, XF. A longitudinal study of the mechanical properties of injured brain tissue in a mouse model. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;71:407-415. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.04.008

Griesenauer, RH; Weis, JA; Arlinghaus, LR; Meszoely, IM; Miga, MI. Breast tissue stiffness estimation for surgical guidance using gravity-induced excitation. Physics In Medicine And Biology 2017;62:4756-4776. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1361-6560/aa700a

Mei, Y; Tajderi, M; Goenezen, S. Regularizing biomechanical maps for partially known material properties. International Journal Of Applied Mechanics 2017;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/S175882511750020X

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Pramudita, JA; Kikuchi, S; Minato, I; Tanabe, Y. Effect of cervical spine alignment on neck injury risk during rear-end impact - numerical study using neck finite element model. International Journal Of Crashworthiness 2017;22:453-466. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13588265.2017.1278638

Leone, A; Cassar-Pullicino, VN; Perez, MH; Guglielmi, G. Emergency and trauma of the pelvic ring. Seminars In Musculoskeletal Radiology 2017;21:210-217. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0037-1602409

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Zhang, SH; Xu, J; Kuang, XY; Li, SB; Li, X; Chen, DY; Zhao, X; Feng, XZ. Biological impacts of glyphosate on morphology, embryo biomechanics and larval behavior in zebrafish (dartio rerio). Chemosphere 2017;181:270-280. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.04.094

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Roberts, CJ; Mahmoud, AM; Bons, JP; Hossain, A; Elsheikh, A; Vinciguerra, R; Vinciguerra, P; Ambrosio, R. Introduction of two novel stiffness parameters and interpretation of air puff-induced biomechanical deformation parameters with a dynamic scheimpflug analyzer. Journal Of Refractive Surgery 2017;33:266-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20161221-03

Senna, I; Addabbo, M; Bolognini, N; Longhi, E; Cassia, VM; Turati, C. Infants' visual recognition of pincer grip emerges between 9 and 12 months of age. Infancy 2017;22:389-402. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/infa.12163

Areias, B; Parente, MPL; Santos, C; Gentil, F; Jorge, RMN. The human otitis media with effusion: a numerical-based study. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2017;20:958-966. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2017.1316382

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White, TL; Lewis, PN; Young, RD; Kitazawa, K; Inatomi, T; Kinoshita, S; Meek, KM. Elastic microfibril distribution in the cornea: differences between normal and keratoconic stroma. Experimental Eye Research 2017;159:40-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.exer.2017.03.002

Einstein, MC; Polack, PO; Tran, DT; Golshani, P. Visually evoked 3-5 hz membrane potential oscillations reduce the responsiveness of visual cortex neurons in awake behaving mice. Journal Of Neuroscience 2017;37:5084-5098. http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3868-16.2017

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