LITERATURE UPDATE
July 20 - July 26, 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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ANIMAL (NON-HUMAN)LOCOMOTION STUDIES ARE NOW UNDER THEIR OWN TOPIC (ANIMAL LOCOMOTION)!
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*BONE*
Han, SW; Tamaki, T; Shin, HK; Adachi, T. Local stiffness of osteocyte using atomic force microscopy. Journal Of Nanoscience And Nanotechnology 2017;17:5755-5758. http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jnn.2017.14128

Huang, YF; Luan, HQ; Sun, LW; Bi, JF; Wang, Y; Fan, YB. Local vibration enhanced the efficacy of passive exercise on mitigating bone loss in hindlimb unloading rats. Acta Astronautica 2017;137:373-381. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actaastro.2017.05.008

Oryan, A; Alidadi, S; Bigham-Sadegh, A; Meimandi-Parizi, A. Chitosan/gelatin/platelet gel enriched by a combination of hydroxyapatite and beta-tricalcium phosphate in healing of a radial bone defect model in rat. International Journal Of Biological Macromolecules 2017;101:630-637. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2017.03.148

Morse, A; McDonald, MM; Schindeler, A; Peacock, L; Mikulec, K; Cheng, TL; Liu, M; Ke, HZ; Little, DG. Sclerostin antibody increases callus size and strength but does not improve fracture union in a challenged open rat fracture model. Calcified Tissue International 2017;101:217-228. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00223-017-0275-2

Neto, VFP; Ribeiro, RM; Morais, CS; Campos, MB; Vieira, DA; Guerra, PC; Abreu-Silva, AL; Silva, JR; Nascimento, FRF; Borges, MOR; Borges, ACR. Chenopodium ambrosioides as a bone graft substitute in rabbits radius fracture. Bmc Complementary And Alternative Medicine 2017;17:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12906-017-1862-5

Berner, A; Henkel, J; Woodruff, MA; Saifzadeh, S; Kirby, G; Zaiss, S; Gohlke, J; Reichert, JC; Nerlich, M; Schuetz, MA; Hutmacher, DW. Scaffold-cell bone engineering in a validated preclinical animal model: precursors vs differentiated cell source. Journal Of Tissue Engineering And Regenerative Medicine 2017;11:2081-2089. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/term.2104

*BOTANY*
Kotina, EL; Oskolski, AA; Tilney, PM; Van Wyk, BE. Bark anatomy of adansonia digitata l. (malvaceae). Adansonia 2017;39:31-40. http://dx.doi.org/10.5252/a2017n1a3

Ye, C; Guo, ZL; Li, ZX; Cai, CF. The effect of bahiagrass roots on soil erosion resistance of aquults in subtropical china. Geomorphology 2017;285:82-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2017.02.003

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Shen, N; Knopf, A; Westendorf, C; Kraushaar, U; Riedl, J; Bauer, H; Poschel, S; Layland, SL; Holeiter, M; Knolle, S; Brauchle, E; Nsair, A; Hinderer, S; Schenke-Layland, K. Steps toward maturation of embryonic stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes by defined physical signals. Stem Cell Reports 2017;9:122-135. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.stemcr.2017.04.021

Joldes, GR; Miller, K; Wittek, A; Forsythe, RO; Newby, DE; Doyle, BJ. Bioparr: a software system for estimating the rupture potential index for abdominal aortic aneurysms. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-04699-1

Gomez, AD; Zou, HS; Bowen, ME; Liu, XQ; Hsu, EW; McKellar, SH. Right ventricular fiber structure as a compensatory mechanism in pressure overload: a computational study. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2017;139:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4036485

Choi, A; McPherson, DD; Kim, H. Computational virtual evaluation of the effect of annuloplasty ring shape. International Journal For Numerical Methods In Biomedical Engineering 2017;33:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cnm.2831

Krasny, W; Morin, C; Magoariec, H; Avril, S. A comprehensive study of layer-specific morphological changes in the microstructure of carotid arteries under uniaxial load. Acta Biomaterialia 2017;57:342-351. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.04.033

Qu, YQ; Ma, T; He, YM; Yu, MY; Zhu, J; Miao, YS; Dai, CX; Patel, P; Shung, KK; Zhou, QF; Chen, ZP. Miniature probe for mapping mechanical properties of vascular lesions using acoustic radiation force optical coherence elastography. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-05077-7

de Galarreta, SR; Cazon, A; Anton, R; Finol, EA. A methodology for verifying abdominal aortic aneurysm wall stress. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2017;139:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4034710

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Mazurek, S; Kim, GH. Genetic and epigenetic regulation of arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy. Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta-Molecular Basis Of Disease 2017;1863:2064-2069. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbadis.2017.04.020

Qiang, YH; Liu, J; Du, E. Dynamic fatigue measurement of human erythrocytes using dielectrophoresis. Acta Biomaterialia 2017;57:352-362. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.05.037

Ivakov, A; Flis, A; Apelt, F; Funfgeld, M; Scherer, U; Stitt, M; Kragler, F; Vissenberg, K; Persson, S; Suslov, D. Cellulose synthesis and cell expansion are regulated by different mechanisms in growing arabidopsis hypocotyls. Plant Cell 2017;29:1305-1315. http://dx.doi.org/10.1105/tpc.16.00782

Hammerich, KH; Frolov, A; Li, R; Ittmann, M; Ayala, GE. Cellular interactions of the phosphorylated form of akt in prostate cancer. Human Pathology 2017;63:98-109. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humpath.2017.02.014

Jin, P; Bulkley, D; Guo, YM; Zhang, W; Guo, ZH; Huynh, W; Wu, SP; Meltzer, S; Cheng, T; Jan, LY; Jan, YN; Cheng, YF. Electron cryo-microscopy structure of the mechanotransduction channel nompc. Nature 2017;547:118-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature22981

Ademiloye, AS; Zhang, LW; Liew, KM. A three-dimensional quasicontinuum approach for predicting biomechanical properties of malaria-infected red blood cell membrane. Applied Mathematical Modelling 2017;49:35-47. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apm.2017.04.030

Gilbert, PM; Weaver, VM. Cellular adaptation to biomechanical stress across length scales in tissue homeostasis and disease. Seminars In Cell & Developmental Biology 2017;67:141-152. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.semcdb.2016.09.004

*COMPARATIVE*
Taft, NK; Taft, BN; Henck, H; Diamond, KM; Schoenfuss, HL; Blob, RW. Comparative morphology and mechanical properties of the lepidotrichia of climbing and non-climbing hawaiian gobioid fishes. Cybium 2017;41:107-115.

Casale, P; Freggi, D; Rigoli, A; Ciccocioppo, A; Luschi, P. Geometric morphometrics, scute patterns and biometrics of loggerhead turtles (caretta caretta) in the central mediterranean. Amphibia-Reptilia 2017;38:145-156. http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/15685381-00003096

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
da Cunha, DV; Degan, VV; Vedovello, M; Bellomo, DP; Silva, MR; Furtado, DA; Andrade, AO; Milagre, ST; Pereira, AA. Real-time three-dimensional jaw tracking in temporomandibular disorders. Journal Of Oral Rehabilitation 2017;44:580-588. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joor.12521

MacIsaac, ZM; Henderson, SE; Shakir, S; Naran, S; Smith, DM; Camison, L; Cray, JJ; Almarza, AJ; Cooper, GM; Losee, JE. Biomechanical integrity in craniofacial surgery: calvarial reconstruction in favorable and infected defects with bone morphogenetic protein 2. Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery 2017;139:1141-1150. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000003261

Ayali, A; Erkmen, E. Biomechanical evaluation of different plating methods used in mandibular angle fractures with 3-dimensional finite element analysis: favorable fractures. Journal Of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery 2017;75:1464-1474. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joms.2017.02.028

Iwasaki, LR; Gonzalez, YM; Liu, Y; Liu, H; Markova, M; Gallo, LM; Nickel, JC. Mechanobehavioral scores in women with and without tmj disc displacement. Journal Of Dental Research 2017;96:895-901. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0022034517704375

Moin, DA; Hassan, B; Wismeijer, D. A novel approach for custom three-dimensional printing of a zirconia root analogue implant by digital light processing. Clinical Oral Implants Research 2017;28:668-676. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/clr.12859

Jung, GU; Kim, JH; Lim, NH; Yoon, GH; Han, JY. Biomechanical comparison of a novel engine-driven ridge spreader and conventional ridge splitting techniques. Clinical Oral Implants Research 2017;28:689-696. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/clr.12864

Murakami, K; Yamamoto, K; Sugiura, T; Horita, S; Matsusue, Y; Kirita, T. Computed tomography-based 3-dimensional finite element analyses of various types of plates placed for a virtually reduced unilateral condylar fracture of the mandible of a patient. Journal Of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery 2017;75:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joms.2017.02.014

Tan, FB; Wang, C; Yang, CS; Huang, YD; Fan, YB. Biomechanical effects of various bone-implant interfaces on the stability of orthodontic miniscrews: a finite element study. Journal Of Healthcare Engineering 2017;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/7495606

*DIGESTIVE*
Den Hondt, M; Vranckx, JJ. Reconstruction of defects of the trachea. Journal Of Materials Science-Materials In Medicine 2017;28:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10856-016-5835-x

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Cau, A; Serventi, P. Origin attachments of the caudofemoralis longus muscle in the jurassic dinosaur allosaurus. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 2017;62:273-277. http://dx.doi.org/10.4202/app.00362.2017

Steinmann, T; Casas, J. The morphological heterogeneity of cricket flow-sensing hairs conveys the complex flow signature of predator attacks. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2017.0324

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Thoma, LM; McNally, MP; Chaudhari, AM; Best, TM; Flanigan, DC; Siston, RA; Schmitt, LC. Differential knee joint loading patterns during gait for individuals with tibiofemoral and patellofemoral articular cartilage defects in the knee. Osteoarthritis And Cartilage 2017;25:1046-1054. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joca.2017.02.794

Hasan, CZC; Jailani, R; Tahir, NM; Ilias, S. The analysis of three-dimensional ground reaction forces during gait in children with autism spectrum disorders. Research In Developmental Disabilities 2017;66:55-63. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ridd.2017.02.015

Lowry, KA; Sebastian, K; Perera, S; Van Swearingen, J; Smiley-Oyen, AL. Age-related differences in locomotor strategies during adaptive walking. Journal Of Motor Behavior 2017;49:435-440. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00222895.2016.1241742

Potocanac, Z; Duysens, J. Online adjustments of leg movements in healthy young and old. Experimental Brain Research 2017;235:2329-2348. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-017-4967-7

Hwang, HW; Lee, SH; Lyoo, CH; Lee, MS. Paroxysmal freezing of gait in a patient with mesial frontal transient ischemic attacks. Bmc Neurology 2017;17:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12883-017-0901-7

Reed-Jones, R. Direct and indirect effects of attention and visual function on gait impairment in parkinson's disease: influence of task and turning (commentary on stuart et al. (2017)). European Journal Of Neuroscience 2017;46:1701-1702. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ejn.13616

Timmis, MA; Bijl, H; Turner, K; Basevitch, I; Taylor, MJD; van Paridon, KN. The impact of mobile phone use on where we look and how we walk when negotiating floor based obstacles. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0179802

Encarnacion-Martinez, A; Lucas-Cuevas, AG; Perez-Soriano, P; Menayo, R; Gea-Garcia, GM. Plantar pressure differences between nordic walking techniques. Journal Of Human Kinetics 2017;57:221-231. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/hukin-2017-0063

Beck, ON; Taboga, P; Grabowski, AM. How do prosthetic stiffness, height and running speed affect the biomechanics of athletes with bilateral transtibial amputations?. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2017.0230

Szulc, P; Waszak, M; Bartkowiak, M; Bartkowiak, P; Tomczak, M; Boch-Kmieciak, J; Cieslik, K. Distribution of plantar pressure during jogging barefoot or in minimalistic shoes in people who used to run in cushioned shoes. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2017;57:565-571. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.16.06183-1

Bowersock, CD; Willy, RW; DeVita, P; Willson, JD. Independent effects of step length and foot strike pattern on tibiofemoral joint forces during running. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:2005-2013. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1249904

Dzhupanov, G; Haralanov, S; Terziivanova, P; Haralanova, E. Objectively measurable equilibriometric locomotor ataxia in schizophrenia. European Psychiatry 2017;41:83-5649-4883-5649-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eurpsy.2017.01.1569

*ANIMAL LOCOMOTION*
Caballero-Garrido, E; Pena-Philippides, JC; Galochkina, Z; Erhardt, E; Roitbak, T. Characterization of long-term gait deficits in mouse dmcao, using the catwalk system. Behavioural Brain Research 2017;331:282-296. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbr.2017.05.042

Higham, TE; Russell, AP; Niklas, KJ. Leaping lizards landing on leaves: escape-induced jumps in the rainforest canopy challenge the adhesive limits of geckos. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2017.0156

Moore, TY; Rivera, AM; Biewener, AA. Vertical leaping mechanics of the lesser egyptian jerboa reveal specialization for maneuverability rather than elastic energy storage. Frontiers In Zoology 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12983-017-0215-z

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Jentzsch, T; Hasler, A; Renner, N; Peterhans, M; Sutter, R; Espinosa, N; Wirth, SH. The v sign in lateral talar process fractures: an experimental study using a foot and ankle model. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-017-1642-x

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Zhang, XW; Wu, SL; Naccarato, T; Prakash-Damani, M; Chou, Y; Chu, CQ; Zhu, Y. Regeneration of hyaline-like cartilage in situ with sox9 stimulation of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0180138

*METHODS*
Lebel, K; Boissy, P; Nguyen, H; Duval, C. Inertial measurement systems for segments and joints kinematics assessment: towards an understanding of the variations in sensors accuracy. Biomedical Engineering Online 2017;16:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12938-017-0347-6

Davila, JC; Cretu, AM; Zaremba, M. Wearable sensor data classification for human activity recognition based on an iterative learning framework. Sensors 2017;17:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s17061287

Wettenschwiler, PD; Annaheim, S; Lorenzetti, S; Ferguson, SJ; Stampfli, R; Psikuta, A; Rossi, RM. Validation of an instrumented dummy to assess mechanical aspects of discomfort during load carriage. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0180069

Kang, MJ; Rhee, K. Computation of stress field in a polymer scaffold from optically measured deformation field using particle images. International Journal Of Precision Engineering And Manufacturing 2017;18:1021-1026. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12541-017-0120-6

Sturm, RM; Yerkes, EB; Nicholas, JL; Snow-Lisy, D; Saldano, DD; Gandor, PL; Halline, CG; Rosoklija, I; Rychlik, K; Johnson, EK; Cheng, EY. Ultrasound shear wave elastography: a novel method to evaluate bladder pressure. Journal Of Urology 2017;198:422-428. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2017.03.127

Schillers, H; Rianna, C; Schape, J; Luque, T; Doschke, H; Walte, M; Uriarte, JJ; Campillo, N; Michanetzis, GPA; Bobrowska, J; Dumitru, A; Herruzo, ET; Bovio, S; Parot, P; Galluzzi, M; Podesta, A; Puricelli, L; Scheuring, S; Missirlis, Y; Garcia, R; Odorico, M; Teulon, JM; Lafont, F; Lekka, M; Rico, F; Rigato, A; Pellequer, JL; Oberleithner, H; Navajas, D; Radmacher, M. Standardized nanomechanical atomic force microscopy procedure (snap) for measuring soft and biological samples. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-05383-0

Velec, M; Moseley, JL; Svensson, S; Hardemark, B; Jaffray, DA; Brock, KK. Validation of biomechanical deformable image registration in the abdomen, thorax, and pelvis in a commercial radiotherapy treatment planning system. Medical Physics 2017;44:3407-3417. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mp.12307

*MODELING*
Shaik, VA; Ardekani, AM. Motion of a model swimmer near a weakly deforming interface. Journal Of Fluid Mechanics 2017;824:42-73. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2017.285

Hu, HY; Tian, Q; Liu, C. Computational dynamics of soft machines. Acta Mechanica Sinica 2017;33:516-528. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10409-017-0660-0

Brandao, S; Parente, M; Da Roza, TH; Silva, E; Ramos, IM. On the stiffness of the mesh and urethral mobility: a finite element analysis. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2017;139:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4036606

*MUSCLE*
Tascher, G; Brioche, T; Maes, P; Chopard, A; O'Gorman, D; Gauquelin-Koch, G; Blanc, S; Bertile, F. Proteome-wide adaptations of mouse skeletal muscles during a full month in space. Journal Of Proteome Research 2017;16:2623-2638. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jproteome.7b00201

Zhang, YT; Jin, H; Wang, JH; Wen, LY; Yang, Y; Ruan, JW; Zhang, SX; Ling, EA; Ding, Y; Zeng, YS. Tail nerve electrical stimulation and electro-acupuncture can protect spinal motor neurons and alleviate muscle atrophy after spinal cord transection in rats. Neural Plasticity 2017;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/7351238

*NEURAL*
Pasquini, JM; Barrantes, FJ; Quinta, HR. Normal development of spinal axons in early embryo stages and posterior locomotor function is independent of gal-1. Journal Of Comparative Neurology 2017;525:2861-2875. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cne.24243

Manohar, A; Foffani, G; Ganzer, PD; Bethea, JR; Moxon, KA. Cortex-dependent recovery of unassisted hindlimb locomotion after complete spinal cord injury in adult rats. Elife 2017;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.23532

Sun, YM; Liu, D; Wang, QP; Su, P; Tang, QF. Hyperbaric oxygen treatment of spinal cord injury in rat model. Bmc Neurology 2017;17:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12883-017-0909-z

Mezzarane, RA; Nakajima, T; Zehr, EP. Bilateral reflex fluctuations during rhythmic movement of remote limb pairs. Frontiers In Human Neuroscience 2017;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnhum.2017.00355

McCulloch, KA; Qi, YCB; Takayanagi-Kiya, S; Jin, YS; Cherra, SJ. Novel mutations in synaptic transmission genes suppress neuronal hyperexcitation in caenorhabditis elegans. G3-Genes Genomes Genetics 2017;7:2055-2063. http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/g3.117.042598

Zhong, ZQ; Xiang, Y; Hu, X; Wang, YC; Zeng, X; Wang, XM; Xia, QJ; Wang, TH; Zhang, X. Synaptosomal-associated protein 25 may be an intervention target for improving sensory and locomotor functions after spinal cord contusion. Neural Regeneration Research 2017;12:969-976. http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/1673-5374.208592

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Liang, R; Knight, K; Easley, D; Palcsey, S; Abramowitch, S; Moalli, PA. Towards rebuilding vaginal support utilizing an extracellular matrix bioscaffold. Acta Biomaterialia 2017;57:324-333. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.05.015

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Cruz, MA; McAnany, S; Gupta, N; Long, RG; Nasser, P; Eglin, D; Hecht, AC; Illien-Junger, S; Iatridis, JC. Structural and chemical modification to improve adhesive and material properties of fibrin-genipin for repair of annulus fibrosus defects in intervertebral disks. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2017;139:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4036623

Yee, TJ; Joseph, JR; Terman, SW; Park, P. Expandable vs static cages in transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: radiographic comparison of segmental and lumbar sagittal angles. Neurosurgery 2017;81:69-74. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/neuros/nyw177

Meyer, C; Bredow, J; Heising, E; Eysel, P; Muller, L; Stein, G. Influence of osseous and ligamentous injuries on the stability of the atlantoaxial complex. Zeitschrift Fur Orthopadie Und Unfallchirurgie 2017;155:318-323. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0043-100219

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Ardestani, MM; Edwards, PPA; Wimmer, MA. Prediction of polyethylene wear rates from gait biomechanics and implant positioning in total hip replacement. Clinical Orthopaedics And Related Research 2017;475:2027-2042. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11999-017-5293-x

Li, S. Corr insights(a (r)): prediction of polyethylene wear rates from gait biomechanics and implant positioning in total hip replacement. Clinical Orthopaedics And Related Research 2017;475:2043-2045. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11999-017-5358-x

Mazur, MD; Mahan, MA; Shah, LM; Dailey, AT. Fate of s2-alar-iliac screws after 12-month minimum radiographic follow-up: preliminary results. Neurosurgery 2017;80:67-72. http://dx.doi.org/10.1227/NEU.0000000000001322

Rog, D; Grigsby, P; Hill, Z; Pinette, W; Inceoglu, S; Zuckerman, L. A biomechanical comparison of the two- and four-hole side-plate dynamic hip screw in an osteoporotic composite femur model. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery 2017;25:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2309499017717199

Colas, S; Allalou, A; Poichotte, A; Piriou, P; Dray-Spira, R; Zureik, M. Exchangeable femoral neck (dual-modular) tha prostheses have poorer survivorship than other designs: a nationwide cohort of 324,108 patients. Clinical Orthopaedics And Related Research 2017;475:2046-2059. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11999-017-5260-6

Viberg, B; Rasmussen, KMV; Overgaard, S; Rogmark, C. Poor relation between biomechanical and clinical studies for the proximal femoral locking compression plate: a systematic review. Acta Orthopaedica 2017;88:427-433. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17453674.2017.1304207

Zhou, JJ; Zhao, M; Liu, D; Liu, HY; Du, CF. Biomechanical property of a newly designed assembly locking compression plate: three-dimensional finite element analysis. Journal Of Healthcare Engineering 2017;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/8590251

Scolaro, JA; Schwarzkopf, R. Management of interprosthetic femur fractures. Journal Of The American Academy Of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2017;25:69-5451-6954-57. http://dx.doi.org/10.5435/JAAOS-D-15-00664

Mazur, MD; Couldwell, WT; Cutler, A; Shah, LM; Brodke, DS; Bachus, K; Dailey, AT. Occipitocervical instability after far-lateral transcondylar surgery: a biomechanical analysis. Neurosurgery 2017;80:140-145. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/neuros/nyw002

Wolfla, C. Occipitocervical instability after far-lateral transcondylar surgery: a biomechanical analysis comment. Neurosurgery 2017;80:145-145.

Cosculluela, PE; McCulloch, PC. Anterior tibial stress fractures: intramedullary nail vs anterior tension and plating. Operative Techniques In Sports Medicine 2017;25:67-74. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.otsm.2017.03.003

Greene, CJ; Bibbo, C. The lisfranc amputation: a more reliable level of amputation with proper intraoperative tendon balancing. Journal Of Foot & Ankle Surgery 2017;56:824-826. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2017.01.054

Watson, GI; Karnovsky, SC; Konin, G; Drakos, MC. Optimal starting point for fifth metatarsal zone ii fractures: a cadaveric study. Foot & Ankle International 2017;38:802-807. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1071100717702688

Varner, KE; Harris, JD. The proximal fifth metatarsal metadiaphyseal jones fracture: intramedullary screw vs plantar plate. Operative Techniques In Sports Medicine 2017;25:59-66. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.otsm.2017.03.009

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Ko, J; Rosen, AB; Brown, CN. Comparison between single and combined clinical postural stability tests in individuals with and without chronic ankle instability. Clinical Journal Of Sport Medicine 2017;27:394-399.

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Rodrigues, SA; Presotto, AGC; Barao, VAR; Consani, RLX; Nobilo, MAA; Mesquita, MF. The role of welding techniques in the biomechanical behavior of implant-supported prostheses. Materials Science & Engineering C-Materials For Biological Applications 2017;78:435-442. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msec.2017.04.090

*ROBOTICS*
Behbahani, SB; Tan, XB. Design and dynamic modeling of electrorheological fluid-based variable-stiffness fin for robotic fish. Smart Materials And Structures 2017;26:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1361-665X/aa7238

Kuehn, D; Schilling, M; Stark, T; Zenzes, M; Kirchner, F. System design and testing of the hominid robot charlie. Journal Of Field Robotics 2017;34:666-703. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rob.21662

McGill, SG; Yi, SJ; Yi, H; Ahn, MS; Cho, S; Liu, K; Sun, D; Lee, B; Jeong, H; Huh, J; Hong, D; Lee, DD. Team thor's entry in the darpa robotics challenge finals 2015. Journal Of Field Robotics 2017;34:775-801. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rob.21672

Wu, F; Vibhute, A; Soh, GS; Wood, KL; Foong, S. A compact magnetic field-based obstacle detection and avoidance system for miniature spherical robots. Sensors 2017;17:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s17061231

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

Qiao, GF; Wen, XL; Lin, J; Wang, DX; Wei, Z. Sigmoid transition approach of the central pattern generator-based controller for the snake-like robot. International Journal Of Advanced Robotic Systems 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1729881417705289

*REHABILITATION*
Huang, HH; Chen, YM; Huang, HW. Ride-on car training for behavioral changes in mobility and socialization among young children with disabilities. Pediatric Physical Therapy 2017;29:207-213. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PEP.0000000000000426

Behrman, AL; Ardolino, EM; Harkema, SJ. Activity-based therapy: from basic science to clinical application for recovery after spinal cord injury. Journal Of Neurologic Physical Therapy 2017;41:83-5157-8352-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/NPT.0000000000000184

McCain, K; Shearin, S. A clinical framework for functional recovery in a person with chronic traumatic brain injury: a case study. Journal Of Neurologic Physical Therapy 2017;41:173-181. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/NPT.0000000000000190

Atashzar, SF; Shahbazi, M; Tavakoli, M; Patel, RV. A grasp-based passivity signature for haptics-enabled human-robot interaction: application to design of a new safety mechanism for robotic rehabilitation. International Journal Of Robotics Research 2017;36:778-799. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0278364916689139

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Luz, C; Rodrigues, LP; de Meester, A; Cordovil, R. The relationship between motor competence and health-related fitness in children and adolescents. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0179993

Joyce, C. An examination of the correlation amongst trunk flexibility, x-factor and clubhead speed in skilled golfers. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:2035-2041. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1252052

Lesnik, B; Sekulic, D; Supej, M; Esco, MR; Zvan, M. Balance, basic anthropometrics and performance in young alpine skiers; longitudinal analysis of the associations during two competitive seasons. Journal Of Human Kinetics 2017;57:7-16. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/hukin-2017-0042

Guignard, B; Rouard, A; Chollet, D; Hart, J; Davids, K; Seifert, L. Individual-environment interactions in swimming: the smallest unit for analysing the emergence of coordination dynamics in performance?. Sports Medicine 2017;47:1543-1554. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40279-017-0684-4

Wonerow, M; Rust, CA; Nikolaidis, PT; Rosemann, T; Kneehtle, B. Performance trends in age group triathletes in the olympic distance triathlon at the world championships 2009-2014. Chinese Journal Of Physiology 2017;60:137-150. http://dx.doi.org/10.4077/CJP.2017.BAF448

Eagles, AN; Sayerayers, MG; Lovell, DI. Factors that influence ground reaction force profiles during counter movement jumping. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2017;57:514-520. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.16.06281-2

Van Iterson, EH; Johnson, BD; Joyner, MJ; Curry, TB; Olson, TP. (v) over dot o-2 kinetics associated with moderate-intensity exercise in heart failure: impact of intrathecal fentanyl inhibition of group iii/iv locomotor muscle afferents. American Journal Of Physiology-Heart And Circulatory Physiology 2017;313:72-4949-5272-4950-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpheart.00014.2017

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Liu, GT; Balldin, BC; Zide, JR; Chen, CT. A biomechanical analysis of interference screw versus bone tunnel fixation of flexor hallucis longus tendon transfers to the calcaneus. Journal Of Foot & Ankle Surgery 2017;56:813-816. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2017.04.014

Miller, TL; Shemory, S. Insertional achilies tendon injuries in the athlete. Operative Techniques In Sports Medicine 2017;25:87-98. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.otsm.2017.03.006

Lee, SY; Chieh, HF; Lin, CJ; Jou, IM; Sun, YN; Kuo, LC; Wu, PT; Su, FC. Characteristics of sonography in a rat achilles tendinopathy model: possible non-invasive predictors of biomechanics. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-05466-y

Drakos, MC; Gott, M; Karnovsky, SC; Murphy, CI; DeSandis, BA; Chinitz, N; Grande, D; Chahine, N. Biomechanical analysis of suture anchor vs tenodesis screw for fhl transfer. Foot & Ankle International 2017;38:797-801. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1071100717702848

Chen, S; Jiang, SC; Zheng, W; Tu, B; Liu, S; Ruan, HJ; Fan, CY. Rela/p65 inhibition prevents tendon adhesion by modulating inflammation, cell proliferation, and apoptosis. Cell Death & Disease 2017;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/cddis.2017.135

Dingenen, B; Gokeler, A. Optimization of the return-to-sport paradigm after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a critical step back to move forward. Sports Medicine 2017;47:1487-1500. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40279-017-0674-6

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Yilmaz, E; Gokce, A; Findik, F; Gulsoy, HO. Characterization of biomedical ti-16nb-(0-4)sn alloys produced by powder injection molding. Vacuum 2017;142:164-174. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vacuum.2017.05.018

Kim, D; Park, S; Jo, I; Kim, SM; Kang, DH; Cho, SP; Park, JB; Hong, BH; Yoon, MH. Multiscale modulation of nanocrystalline cellulose hydrogel via nanocarbon hybridization for 3d neuronal bilayer formation. Small 2017;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smll.201700331

Montazerian, H; Davoodi, E; Asadi-Eydivand, M; Kadkhodapour, J; Solati-Hashjin, M. Porous scaffold internal architecture design based on minimal surfaces: a compromise between permeability and elastic properties. Materials & Design 2017;126:98-114. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2017.04.009

Zadpoor, AA. Biomaterials and tissue biomechanics: a match made in heaven?. Materials 2017;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ma10050528

James, SA; Hilal, N; Wright, CJ. Atomic force microscopy studies of bioprocess engineering surfaces - imaging, interactions and mechanical properties mediating bacterial adhesion. Biotechnology Journal 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/biot.201600698

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Krasna, S; Dordevic, S; Hribernik, M; Trajkovski, A. A novel approach to measuring muscle mechanics in vehicle collision conditions. Sensors 2017;17:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s17061389

MacManus, DB; Pierrat, B; Murphy, JG; Gilchrist, MD. Protection of cortex by overlying meninges tissue during dynamic indentation of the adolescent brain. Acta Biomaterialia 2017;57:384-394. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.05.022

Notghi, B; Bhardwaj, R; Bailoor, S; Thompson, KA; Weaver, AA; Stitzel, JD; Nguyen, TD. Biomechanical evaluations of ocular injury risk for blast loading. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2017;139:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4037072

Wolf, JA; Johnson, BN; Johnson, VE; Putt, ME; Browne, KD; Mietus, CJ; Brown, DP; Wofford, KL; Smith, DH; Grady, MS; Cohen, AS; Cullen, DK. Concussion induces hippocampal circuitry disruption in swine. Journal Of Neurotrauma 2017;34:2303-2314. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2016.4848

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Liu, YQ; Medina, J. Influence of the body schema on multisensory integration: evidence from the mirror box illusion. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-04797-0

Marigold, DS; Chang, AJ; Lajoie, K. Cutaneous reflex modulation during obstacle avoidance under conditions of normal and degraded visual input. Experimental Brain Research 2017;235:2483-2493. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-017-4976-6

Ragan, ED; Scerbo, S; Bacim, F; Bowman, DA. Amplified head rotation in virtual reality and the effects on 3d search, training transfer, and spatial orientation. Ieee Transactions On Visualization And Computer Graphics 2017;23:1880-1895. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TVCG.2016.2601607

Marsh-Tootle, WL; Harb, E; Hou, W; Zhang, QH; Anderson, HA; Weise, K; Norton, TT; Gwiazda, J; Hyman, L. Optic nerve tilt, crescent, ovality, and torsion in a multi-ethnic cohort of young adults with and without myopia. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2017;58:3158-3171. http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.16-20860

Bonnemaijer, PWM; Cook, C; Nag, A; Hammond, CJ; van Duijn, CM; Lemij, HG; Klaver, CCW; Thiadens, AAHJ. Genetic african ancestry is associated with central corneal thickness and intraocular pressure in primary open-angle glaucoma. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2017;58:3172-3180. http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.17-21716

Pajic, B; Aebersold, DM; Eggspuehler, A; Theler, FR; Studer, HP. Biomechanical modeling of pterygium radiation surgery: a retrospective case study. Sensors 2017;17:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s17061200

Raykin, J; Forte, TE; Wang, R; Feola, A; Samuels, BC; Myers, JG; Mulugeta, L; Nelson, ES; Gleason, RL; Ethier, CR. Characterization of the mechanical behavior of the optic nerve sheath and its role in spaceflight-induced ophthalmic changes. Biomechanics And Modeling In Mechanobiology 2017;16:33-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10237-016-0800-7

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Hopper, L; Chan, C; Wijsman, S; Ackland, T; Visentin, P; Alderson, J. Torso and bowing arm three-dimensional joint kinematics of elite cellists. Medical Problems Of Performing Artists 2017;32:85-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.21091/mppa.2017.2015

Kit, BK; Akinbami, LJ; Isfahani, NS; Ulrich, DA. Gross motor development in children aged 3-5 years, united states 2012. Maternal And Child Health Journal 2017;21:1573-1580. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10995-017-2289-9

Klima, S; Hepp, P; Loffler, S; Cornwall, J; Hammer, N. A novel phased-concept course for the delivery of anatomy and orthopedics training in medical education. Anatomical Sciences Education 2017;10:372-382. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ase.1675

Wallace, B; Kernozek, T. Self-efficacy theory applied to undergraduate biomechanics instruction. Journal Of Hospitality Leisure Sport & Tourism Education 2017;20:10-15. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhlste.2016.11.001

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Labonte, D; Lenz, AK; Oyen, ML. On the relationship between indentation hardness and modulus, and the damage resistance of biological materials. Acta Biomaterialia 2017;57:373-383. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.05.034