LITERATURE UPDATE
August 3 - August 9, 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*
Ramezanzadehkoldeh, M; Skallerud, BH. Microct-based finite element models as a tool for virtual testing of cortical bone. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;46:12-20. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.04.011

Kroker, A; Plett, R; Nishiyama, KK; McErlain, DD; Sandino, C; Boyd, SK. Distal skeletal tibia assessed by hr-pqct is highly correlated with femoral and lumbar vertebra failure loads. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;59:43-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.05.011

Griffin, FE; Schiavi, J; McDevitt, TC; McGarry, JP; McNamara, LM. The role of adhesion junctions in the biomechanical behaviour and osteogenic differentiation of 3d mesenchymal stem cell spheroids. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;59:71-79. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.05.014

Wang, CZ; Gu, WT; Sun, BY; Zhang, YP; Ji, YW; Xu, X; Wen, Y. Cthrc1 promotes osteogenic differentiation of periodontal ligament stem cells by regulating taz. Journal Of Molecular Histology 2017;48:311-319. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10735-017-9729-0

Oryan, A; Alidadi, S; Bigham-Sadegh, A; Moshiri, A. Effectiveness of tissue engineered based platelet gel embedded chitosan scaffold on experimentally induced critical sized segmental bone defect model in rat. Injury-International Journal Of The Care Of The Injured 2017;48:1466-1474. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2017.04.044

Maslov, LB. Mathematical model of bone regeneration in a porous implant. Mechanics Of Composite Materials 2017;53:399-414. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11029-017-9671-y

*BOTANY*
Mravec, J; Kracun, SK; Rydahl, MG; Westereng, B; Pontiggia, D; De Lorenzo, G; Domozych, DS; Willats, WGT. An oligogalacturonide-derived molecular probe demonstrates the dynamics of calcium-mediated pectin complexation in cell walls of tip-growing structures. Plant Journal 2017;91:534-546. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tpj.13574

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Fraldi, M; Spadaccio, C; Mihos, CG; Nappi, F. Analysing the reasons of failure of surgical mitral repair approaches-do we need to better think in biomechanics?. Journal Of Thoracic Disease 2017;9:83-5454-4983-5454-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jtd.2017.06.33

Nappi, F; Spadaccio, C; Mihos, CG; Fraldi, M. Biomechanics raises solution to avoid geometric mitral valve configuration abnormalities in ischemic mitral regurgitation. Journal Of Thoracic Disease 2017;9:83-5450-5283-5450-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jtd.2017.05.63

Cheng, YP; Gasior, P; Xia, JG; Ramzipoor, K; Lee, C; Estrada, EA; Dokko, D; McGregor, JC; Conditt, GB; McAndrew, T; Kaluza, GL; Granada, JF. Comparative biomechanical behavior and healing profile of a novel thinned wall ultrahigh molecular weight amorphous poly-l-lactic acid sirolimus-eluting bioresorbable coronary scaffold. Circulation-Cardiovascular Interventions 2017;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.117.005116

Piechna, A; Lombarski, L; Ciszek, B; Cieslicki, K. Experimental determination of rupture pressure and stress of adventitia of human middle cerebral arteries. International Journal Of Stroke 2017;12:636-640. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1747493016685715

Marinelli, JP; Levin, DL; Vassallo, R; Carter, RE; Hubmayr, RD; Ehman, RL; McGee, KP. Quantitative assessment of lung stiffness in patients with interstitial lung disease using mr elastography. Journal Of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2017;46:365-374. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jmri.25579

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Chawla, RS; Zuchner, M; Mastrangelopoulou, M; Lambert, FM; Glover, JC; Boulland, JL. Cellular reactions and compensatory tissue re-organization during spontaneous recovery after spinal cord injury in neonatal mice. Developmental Neurobiology 2017;77:928-946. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dneu.22479

Shoaib, T; Nalam, PC; He, YC; Chen, YT; Espinosa-Marzal, RM. Assembly, morphology, diffusivity, and indentation of hydrogel-supported lipid bilayers. Langmuir 2017;33:7105-7117. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.langmuir.7601062

Bennet, D; Viswanath, B; Kim, S; An, JH. An ultra-sensitive biophysical risk assessment of light effect on skin cells. Oncotarget 2017;8:47861-47875. http://dx.doi.org/10.18632/oncotarget.18136

Galea, GL; Cho, YJ; Galea, G; Mole, MA; Rolo, A; Savery, D; Moulding, D; Nikolopoulou, E; Greene, NDE; Copp, AJ. Biomechanical coupling of the closing spinal neural tube facilitates neural fold apposition. Genetics Research 2017;99:.

*COMPARATIVE*
Porro, LB; Richards, CT. Digital dissection of the model organism xenopus laevis using contrast-enhanced computed tomography. Journal Of Anatomy 2017;231:169-191. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12625

Iijima, M. Assessment of trophic ecomorphology in non-alligatoroid crocodylians and its adaptive and taxonomic implications. Journal Of Anatomy 2017;231:192-211. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12626

Murcia, S; Lavoie, E; Linley, T; Devaraj, A; Ossa, EA; Arola, D. The natural armors of fish: a comparison of the lamination pattern and structure of scales. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;73:17-27. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2016.09.025

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Fanali, S; Celletti, R. Biomechanical considerations on macromorphology of endosseous dental implants. Journal Of Biological Regulators And Homeostatic Agents 2017;31:517-521.

Xu, XL; Luo, DM; Guo, CB; Rong, QG. A custom-made temporomandibular joint prosthesis for fabrication by selective laser melting: finite element analysis. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;46:1-11. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.04.012

Magne, P; Lazari, PC; Carvalho, MA; Johnson, T; Cury, AAD. Ferrule-effect dominates over use of a fiber post when restoring endodontically treated incisors: an in vitro study. Operative Dentistry 2017;42:396-406. http://dx.doi.org/10.2341/16-243-L

*ERGONOMICS*
Jahncke, H; Hygge, S; Mathiassen, SE; Hallman, D; Mixter, S; Lyskov, E. Variation at work: alternations between physically and mentally demanding tasks in blue-collar occupations. Ergonomics 2017;60:1218-1227. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140139.2017.1282630

Shaw, C; Bourkiza, R; Wickham, L; Mccarthy, I; Mckechnie, C. Mechanical exposure of ophthalmic surgeons: a quantitative ergonomic evaluation of indirect ophthalmoscopy and slit-lamp biomicroscopy. Canadian Journal Of Ophthalmology-Journal Canadien D Ophtalmologie 2017;52:302-307. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcjo.2016.09.011

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Tsegai, ZJ; Skinner, MM; Gee, AH; Pahr, DH; Treece, GM; Hublin, JJ; Kivell, TL. Trabecular and cortical bone structure of the talus and distal tibia in pan and homo. American Journal Of Physical Anthropology 2017;163:784-805. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajpa.23249

Pilatti, P; Astua, D. Orbit orientation in didelphid marsupials (didelphimorphia: didelphidae). Current Zoology 2017;63:403-415. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cz/zow068

Grellet-Tinner, G; Lindsay, S; Thompson, MB. The biomechanical, chemical and physiological adaptations of the eggs of two australian megapodes to their nesting strategies and their implications for extinct titanosaur dinosaurs. Journal Of Microscopy 2017;267:237-249. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jmi.12572

Tuzun, N; de Beeck, LO; Stoks, R. Sexual selection reinforces a higher flight endurance in urban damselflies. Evolutionary Applications 2017;10:694-703. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eva.12485

Signor, SA; Abbasi, M; Marjoram, P; Nuzhdin, SV. Social effects for locomotion vary between environments in drosophila melanogaster females. Evolution 2017;71:1765-1775. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/evo.13266

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Sato, Y; Yamada, N. Temporal coordination between ground reaction forces generated by leading and trailing limbs for propulsion during double stance phase in human walking. Gait & Posture 2017;54:295-299. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.03.026

Aminiaghdam, S; Rode, C. Effects of altered sagittal trunk orientation on kinetic pattern in able-bodied walking on uneven ground. Biology Open 2017;6:1000-1007. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/bio.025239

Romkes, J; Bracht-Schweizer, K. The effects of walking speed on upper body kinematics during gait in healthy subjects. Gait & Posture 2017;54:304-310. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.03.025

Forsell, C; Conradsson, D; Paquette, C; Franzen, E. Reducing gait speed affects axial coordination of walking turns. Gait & Posture 2017;54:71-75. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.02.020

Wu, MNM; Brown, G; Gordon, KE. Control of locomotor stability in stabilizing and destabilizing environments. Gait & Posture 2017;55:191-198. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.04.021

Wang, X; Ma, Y; Hou, BY; Lam, WK. Influence of gait speeds on contact forces of lower limbs. Journal Of Healthcare Engineering 2017;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/6375976

Strutzenberger, G; Alexander, N; Bamboschek, D; Claas, E; Langhof, H; Schwameder, H. Uphill walking: biomechanical demand on the lower extremities of obese adolescents. Gait & Posture 2017;54:20-26. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.02.013

Eggleston, JD; Harry, JR; Hickman, RA; Dufek, JS. Analysis of gait symmetry during over-ground walking in children with autism spectrum disorder. Gait & Posture 2017;55:162-166. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.04.026

Fearon, C; Butler, J; Waechter, S; Killane, I; Newman, L; Munteanu, T; Birsanu, D; Magennis, B; Reilly, R; Lynch, T. Eeg shows subclinical motor preparation deficits in parkinson's disease patients with freezing of gait during locomotion. Movement Disorders 2017;32:.

Nie, Y; Ning, N; Pei, FX; Shen, B; Zhou, ZK; Li, ZM. Gait kinematic deviations in patients with developmental dysplasia of the hip treated with total hip arthroplasty. Orthopedics 2017;40:69-5250-5369-5251-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20170109-04

Metcalfe, AJ; Stewart, CJ; Postans, NJ; Biggs, PR; Whatling, GM; Holt, CA; Roberts, AP. Abnormal loading and functional deficits are present in both limbs before and after unilateral knee arthroplasty. Gait & Posture 2017;55:109-115. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.04.008

Esposito, ER; Stinner, DJ; Fergason, JR; Wilken, JM. Gait biomechanics following lower extremity trauma: amputation vs. reconstruction. Gait & Posture 2017;54:167-173. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.02.016

Shorter, KA; Wua, AR; Kuo, AD. The high cost of swing leg circumduction during human walking. Gait & Posture 2017;54:265-270. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.03.021

Van Criekinge, T; Saeys, W; Hallemans, A; Velghe, S; Viskens, PJ; Vereeck, L; De Hertogh, W; Truijen, S. Trunk biomechanics during hemiplegic gait after stroke: a systematic review. Gait & Posture 2017;54:133-143. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.03.004

Ribeiro, TS; Silva, EMGS; Silva, IAP; Costa, MFP; Cavalcanti, FAC; Lindquist, AR. Effects of treadmill training with load addition on non-paretic lower limb on gait parameters after stroke: a randomized controlled clinical trial. Gait & Posture 2017;54:229-235. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.03.008

Mignardot, JB; Le Goff, CG; van den Brand, R; Capogrosso, M; Fumeaux, N; Vallery, H; Anil, S; Lanini, J; Fodor, I; Eberle, G; Ijspeert, A; Schurch, B; Curt, A; Carda, S; Bloch, J; von Zitzewitz, J; Courtine, G. A multidirectional gravity-assist algorithm that enhances locomotor control in patients with stroke or spinal cord injury. Science Translational Medicine 2017;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/scitranslmed.aah3621

Awad, LN; Bae, J; O'Donnell, K; De Rossi, SMM; Hendron, K; Sloot, LH; Kudzia, P; Allen, S; Holt, KG; Ellis, TD; Walsh, CJ. A soft robotic exosuit improves walking in patients after stroke. Science Translational Medicine 2017;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/scitranslmed.aai9084

Steele, KM; Jackson, RW; Shuman, BR; Collins, SH. Muscle recruitment and coordination with an ankle exoskeleton. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;59:50-58. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.05.010

Kluge, F; Krinner, S; Lochmann, M; Eskofier, BM. Speed dependent effects of laterally wedged insoles on gait biomechanics in healthy subjects. Gait & Posture 2017;55:145-149. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.04.012

Eek, MN; Zugner, R; Stefansdottir, I; Tranberg, R. Kinematic gait pattern in children with cerebral palsy and leg length discrepancy: effects of an extra sole. Gait & Posture 2017;55:150-156. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.04.022

Barber, L; Carty, C; Modenese, L; Walsh, J; Boyd, R; Lichtwark, G. Medial gastrocnemius and soleus muscle-tendon unit, fascicle, and tendon interaction during walking in children with cerebral palsy. Developmental Medicine And Child Neurology 2017;59:843-851. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dmcn.13427

Kernozek, T; Gheidi, N; Ragan, R. Comparison of estimates of achilles tendon loading from inverse dynamics and inverse dynamics-based static optimisation during running. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:2073-2079. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1255769

Cavanagh, P; Rice, A; Glauberman, M; Sudduth, A; Cherones, A; Davis, S; Lewis, M; Hanson, A; Wilt, G. Ground reaction forces during reduced gravity running in parabolic flight. Aerospace Medicine And Human Performance 2017;88:730-736. http://dx.doi.org/10.3357/AMHP.4779.2017

*ANIMAL LOCOMOTION*
Pavlov, V; Rosental, B; Hansen, NF; Beers, JM; Parish, G; Rowbotham, I; Block, BA. Hydraulic control of tuna fins: a role for the lymphatic system in vertebrate locomotion (vol 357, pg 310, 2017). Science 2017;357:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aak9607

Li, C; Yang, WJ; Xu, XH; Wang, JY; Wang, M; Xu, LY. Numerical investigation of fish exploiting vortices based on the karman gaiting model. Ocean Engineering 2017;140:7-18. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oceaneng.2017.05.011

Nair, A; Changsing, K; Stewart, WJ; McHenry, MJ. Fish prey change strategy with the direction of a threat. Proceedings Of The Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 2017;284:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2017.0393

Floryan, D; Van Buren, T; Smits, AJ. Forces and energetics of intermittent swimming. Acta Mechanica Sinica 2017;33:725-732. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10409-017-0694-3

Uyi, OO; Zachariades, C; Marais, E; Hill, MP. Reduced mobility but high survival: thermal tolerance and locomotor response of the specialist herbivore, pareuchaetes insulata (walker) (lepidoptera: erebidae), to low temperatures. Bulletin Of Entomological Research 2017;107:448-457. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0007485316001103

Katsov, AY; Freifeld, L; Horowitz, M; Kuehn, S; Clandinin, TR. Dynamic structure of locomotor behavior in walking fruit flies. Elife 2017;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.26410

Shamble, PS; Hoy, RR; Cohen, I; Beatus, T. Walking like an ant: a quantitative and experimental approach to understanding locomotor mimicry in the jumping spider myrmarachne formicaria. Proceedings Of The Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 2017;284:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2017.0308

Maggini, I; Kennedy, LV; Macmillan, A; Elliott, KH; Dean, K; Guglielmo, CG. Light oiling of feathers increases flight energy expenditure in a migratory shorebird. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2017;220:2372-2379. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.158220

Rozen, JG. Structure and functions of spiracles of mature bee larvae (hymenoptera: apoidea). Annals Of The Entomological Society Of America 2017;110:417-421. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aesa/sax042

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Mao, R; Guo, JC; Luo, CY; Fan, YB; Wen, JM; Wang, LZ. Biomechanical study on surgical fixation methods for minimally invasive treatment of hallux valgus. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;46:21-26. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.04.010

Siddle, HJ; Hodgson, RJ; Hensor, EMA; Grainger, AJ; Redmond, AC; Wakefield, RJ; Helliwell, PS. Plantar plate pathology is associated with erosive disease in the painful forefoot of patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-017-1668-0

Shultz, SP; Song, J; Kraszewski, AP; Hafer, JF; Rao, S; Backus, S; Hillstrom, RM; Hillstrom, HJ. An investigation of structure, flexibility, and function variables that discriminate asymptomatic foot types. Journal Of Applied Biomechanics 2017;33:203-210. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jab.2016-0001

Troiano, G; Nante, N; Citarelli, GL. Pes planus and pes cavus in southern italy: a 5 years study. Annali Dell Istituto Superiore Di Sanita 2017;53:142-145. http://dx.doi.org/10.4415/ANN_17_02_10

Ostadal, M; Liskova, J; Hadraba, D; Eckhardt, A. Possible pathogenetic mechanisms and new therapeutic approaches of pes equinovarus. Physiological Research 2017;66:403-410.

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Jin, T; Liu, WF; Xu, HR; Li, Y; Niu, XH. Biomechanical properties of synthetic mesh reconstructed glenohumeral joint capsule. Chinese Medical Journal 2017;130:1743-1744. http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0366-6999.209883

Tateuchi, H; Koyama, Y; Akiyama, H; Goto, K; So, K; Kuroda, Y; Ichihashi, N. Daily cumulative hip moment is associated with radiographic progression of secondary hip osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis And Cartilage 2017;25:1291-1298. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joca.2017.02.796

Donovan, L; Feger, MA. Relationship between ankle frontal plane kinematics during different functional tasks. Gait & Posture 2017;54:214-220. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.03.017

Lobet, S; McCarthy, A; Hermans, C; Peerlinck, K; Matricali, GA; Staes, F; Deschamps, K. Biomechanical markers and theoretical concepts related to haemophilic ankle and subtalar joint arthropathy: introducing the term 'haemophilic tarsal pan-arthropathy'. Haemophilia 2017;23:69-5053-4869-5053-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/hae.13202

Stewart, RC; Patwa, AN; Lusic, H; Freedman, JD; Wathier, M; Snyder, BD; Guermazi, A; Grinstaff, MW. Synthesis and preclinical characterization of a cationic iodinated imaging contrast agent (ca4+) and its use for quantitative computed tomography of ex vivo human hip cartilage. Journal Of Medicinal Chemistry 2017;60:5543-5555. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jmedchem.7b00234

Hussain, SM; Tan, MC; Stathakopoulos, K; Cicuttini, FM; Wang, YY; Chou, L; Urquhart, DM; Wluka, AE. How are obesity and body composition related to patellar cartilage? a systematic review. Journal Of Rheumatology 2017;44:1071-1082. http://dx.doi.org/10.3899/jrheum.151384

*METHODS*
Morrow, MMB; Lowndes, B; Fortune, E; Kaufman, KR; Hailbeck, MS. Validation of inertial measurement units for upper body kinematics. Journal Of Applied Biomechanics 2017;33:227-232. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jab.2016-0120

Dames, KD; Smith, JD; Heise, GD. Averaging trials versus averaging trial peaks: impact on study outcomes. Journal Of Applied Biomechanics 2017;33:233-236. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jab.2016-0164

Borghetti, M; Serpelloni, M; Sardini, E; Casas, O. Multisensor system for analyzing the thigh movement during walking. Ieee Sensors Journal 2017;17:4953-4961. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JSEN.2017.2715857

Washabaugh, EP; Kalyanaraman, T; Adamczyk, PG; Claflin, ES; Krishnan, C. Validity and repeatability of inertial measurement units for measuring gait parameters. Gait & Posture 2017;55:87-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.04.013

Balsalobre-Fernandez, C; Agopyan, H; Morin, JB. The validity and reliability of an iphone app for measuring running mechanics. Journal Of Applied Biomechanics 2017;33:222-226. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jab.2016-0104

Bissinger, O; Gotz, C; Wolff, KD; Hapfelmeier, A; Prodinger, PM; Tischer, T. Fully automated segmentation of callus by micro-ct compared to biomechanics. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery And Research 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13018-017-0609-9

Childs, BA; Pugliese, BR; Carballo, CT; Miranda, DL; Brainerd, EL; Kirker-Head, CA. Three-dimensional kinematics of the equine metacarpophalangeal joint using x-ray reconstruction of moving morphology - a pilot study. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2017;30:248-255. http://dx.doi.org/10.3415/VCOT-16-06-0095

Malcolm, P; Rossi, DM; Siviy, C; Lee, S; Quinlivan, BT; Grimmer, M; Walsh, CJ. Continuous sweep versus discrete step protocols for studying effects of wearable robot assistance magnitude. Journal Of Neuroengineering And Rehabilitation 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12984-017-0278-2

Kong, SH; Haouchine, N; Soares, R; Klymchenko, A; Andreiuk, B; Marques, B; Shabat, G; Piechaud, T; Diana, M; Cotin, S; Marescaux, J. Robust augmented reality registration method for localization of solid organs' tumors using ct-derived virtual biomechanical model and fluorescent fiducials. Surgical Endoscopy And Other Interventional Techniques 2017;31:2863-2871. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00464-016-5297-8

Akbar, NS; Butt, AW; Tripathi, D. Biomechanically driven unsteady non-uniform flow of copper water and silver water nanofluids through finite length channel. Computer Methods And Programs In Biomedicine 2017;146:1-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cmpb.2017.04.016

Chandrasekhar, A; Alluri, NR; Sudhakaran, MSP; Mok, YS; Kim, SJ. A smart mobile pouch as a biomechanical energy harvester towards self-powered smart wireless power transfer applications. Nanoscale 2017;9:9818-9824. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c7nr00110j

Zheng, Q; Shi, BJ; Li, Z; Wang, ZL. Recent progress on piezoelectric and triboelectric energy harvesters in biomedical systems. Advanced Science 2017;4:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/advs.201700029

Kappos, EA; Sieber, PK; Engels, PE; Mariolo, AV; D'Arpa, S; Schaefer, DJ; Kalbermatten, DF. Validity and reliability of the catwalk system as a static and dynamic gait analysis tool for the assessment of functional nerve recovery in small animal models. Brain And Behavior 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/brb3.723

*MODELING*
Lin, YC; Pandy, MG. Three-dimensional data-tracking dynamic optimization simulations of human locomotion generated by direct collocation. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;59:1-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.04.038

Wu, W; Lee, PVS; Ackland, DC. The sensitivity of shoulder muscle and joint force predictions to changes in joint kinematics: a monte-carlo analysis. Gait & Posture 2017;54:87-92. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.02.027

Arshad, R; Zander, T; Bashkuev, M; Schmidt, H. Influence of spinal disc translational stiffness on the lumbar spinal loads, ligament forces and trunk muscle forces during upper body inclination. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;46:54-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.05.006

*MUSCLE*
Hagen, DA; Valero-Cuevas, FJ. Similar movements are associated with drastically different muscle contraction velocities. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;59:90-100. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.05.019

Bourguignon, A; Rameau, A; Toullec, G; Romestaing, C; Roussel, D. Increased mitochondrial energy efficiency in skeletal muscle after long-term fasting: its relevance to animal performance. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2017;220:2445-2451. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.159087

Chowdhury, RH; Tresch, MC; Miller, LE. Musculoskeletal geometry accounts for apparent extrinsic representation of paw position in dorsal spinocerebellar tract. Journal Of Neurophysiology 2017;118:234-242. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00695.2016

Neal, CJ; Lin, JB; Hurley, T; Miner, AS; Speich, JE; Klausner, AP; Ratz, PH. Slowly cycling rho kinase-dependent actomyosin cross-bridge "slippage" explains intrinsic high compliance of detrusor smooth muscle. American Journal Of Physiology-Renal Physiology 2017;313:70-4950-5470-4951-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajprenal.00633.2016

Khayatzadeh, S; Kalmanson, OA; Schuit, D; Havey, RM; Voronov, LI; Ghanayem, AJ; Patwardhan, AG. Cervical spine muscle-tendon unit length differences between neutral and forward head postures: biomechanical study using human cadaveric specimens. Physical Therapy 2017;97:756-766. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ptj/pzx040

*NEURAL*
Ilkhanizadeh, B; Zarei, L; Farhad, N; Bahrami-Bukani, M; Mohammadi, R. Mast cells improve functional recovery of transected peripheral nerve: a novel preliminary study. Injury-International Journal Of The Care Of The Injured 2017;48:1480-1485. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2017.05.015

Xiong, LL; Liu, F; Deng, SK; Liu, J; Dan, QQ; Zhang, P; Zou, Y; Xia, QJ; Wang, TH. Transplantation of hematopoietic stem cells promotes functional improvement associated with nt-3-mek-1 activation in spinal cord-transected rats. Frontiers In Cellular Neuroscience 2017;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fncel.2017.00213

Svensson, E; Jeffreys, H; Li, WC. The modulation of two motor behaviors by persistent sodium currents in xenopus laevis tadpoles. Journal Of Neurophysiology 2017;118:121-130. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00755.2016

Juarez-Morales, JL; Martinez-De Luna, RI; Zuber, ME; Roberts, A; Lewis, KE. Zebrafish transgenic constructs label specific neurons in xenopus laevis spinal cord and identify frog v0v spinal neurons. Developmental Neurobiology 2017;77:1007-1020. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dneu.22490

Rothenhoefer, KM; Costa, VD; Bartolo, R; Vicario-Feliciano, R; Murray, EA; Averbeck, BB. Effects of ventral striatum lesions on stimulus-based versus action-based reinforcement learning. Journal Of Neuroscience 2017;37:6902-6914. http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0631-17.2017

Fang, H; Liu, C; Yang, M; Li, HF; Zhang, FX; Zhang, WJ; Zhang, JP. Neurotrophic factor and trk signaling mechanisms underlying the promotion of motor recovery after acute spinal cord injury in rats. Experimental And Therapeutic Medicine 2017;14:652-656. http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/etm.2017.4516

Deniz, FE; Reyes, PM; Lazaro, BCR; Dominguez, FC; Newcomb, AGUS; Sonntag, VKH; Crawford, NR. Contribution of neural elements to thoracic stability. Turkish Neurosurgery 2017;27:631-635. http://dx.doi.org/10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.16614-15.2

Orr, MB; Simkin, J; Bailey, WM; Kadambi, NS; McVicar, AL; Veldhorst, AK; Gensel, JC. Compression decreases anatomical and functional recovery and alters inflammation after contusive spinal cord injury. Journal Of Neurotrauma 2017;34:2342-2352. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2016.4915

Park, SW; Marino, H; Charles, SK; Sternad, D; Hogan, N. Moving slowly is hard for humans: limitations of dynamic primitives. Journal Of Neurophysiology 2017;118:69-83. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00643.2016

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Douglas, P; Keogh, R. Gestalt breastfeeding: helping mothers and infants optimize positional stability and intraoral breast tissue volume for effective, pain-free milk transfer. Journal Of Human Lactation 2017;33:509-518. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0890334417707958

Silver, MK; Shao, J; Zhu, BQ; Chen, MJ; Xia, YK; Kaciroti, N; Lozoff, B; Meeker, JD. Prenatal naled and chlorpyrifos exposure is associated with deficits in infant motor function in a cohort of chinese infants. Environment International 2017;106:248-256. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2017.05.015

Chrysanthopoulou, EL; Pergialiotis, V; Perrea, D; Kourkoulis, S; Verikokos, C; Doumouchtsis, SK. Platelet rich plasma as a minimally invasive approach to uterine, prolapse. Medical Hypotheses 2017;104:97-100. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mehy.2017.05.018

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Tan, LA; Riew, KD; Traynelis, VC. Cervical spine deformity-part 1: biomechanics, radiographic parameters, and classification. Neurosurgery 2017;81:197-203. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/neuros/nyx249

Chen, HC; Wu, JL; Huang, SC; Zhong, ZC; Chiu, SL; Lai, YS; Cheng, CK. Biomechanical evaluation of a novel pedicle screw-based interspinous spacer: a finite element analysis. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;46:27-32. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.05.004

Yaldiz, C; Ozkal, B; Guvenc, Y; Senturk, S; Erbulut, D; Zafarparandah, I; Yaman, O; Solaroglu, I; Ozer, F. Comparison of the rigid rod system with modular plate with the finite element analysis in short-segment posterior stabilization in the lower lumbar region. Turkish Neurosurgery 2017;27:610-616. http://dx.doi.org/10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.16203-15.1

Zhou, T; Lin, H; Wang, HL; Chen, XQ; He, F. Comparative study on the biomechanics between improved pvp and traditional pkp in the treatment of vertebral peripheral wall damage-type ovcf. Experimental And Therapeutic Medicine 2017;14:575-580. http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/etm.2017.4542

Ryu, JI; Han, MH; Cheong, JH; Kim, JM; Kim, CH; Chun, HJ; Bak, KH. The effects of clinical factors and retro-odontoid soft tissue thickness on atlantoaxial instability in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. World Neurosurgery 2017;103:364-370. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.04.028

Chong, ACM; Harrer, SW; Heggeness, MH; Wooley, PH. Biomechanical evaluation of cibor spine interbody fusion device. Journal Of Biomedical Materials Research Part B-Applied Biomaterials 2017;105:1157-1168. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.33665

Alonso, F; Kirkpatrick, CM; Jeong, W; Fisahn, C; Usman, S; Rustagi, T; Loukas, M; Chapman, JR; Oskouian, RJ; Tubbs, RS. Lumbar facet tropism: a comprehensive review. World Neurosurgery 2017;102:91-96. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.02.114

Zhong, WH; Ye, JD; Feng, JJ; Geng, LY; Lu, GP; Liu, JF; Zhang, CQ. Effects of pectus excavatum on the spine of pectus excavatum patients with scoliosis. Journal Of Healthcare Engineering 2017;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/5048625

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Barber, FA; Herbert, MA. All-suture anchors: biomechanical analysis of pullout strength, displacement, and failure mode. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2017;33:1113-1121. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2016.09.031

Brand, JC. Editorial commentary: all-suture anchors, foam blocks, and biomechanical testing. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2017;33:1122-1123. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.01.012

Filipov, O; Stoffel, K; Gueorguiev, B; Sommer, C. Biomechanics and indications for application of the method of bdsf. answer to manuscript draft number aots-d-17-00378, letter to the editor concerning ''femoral neck fracture osteosynthesis by the biplane double-supported screw fixation method (bdsf) reduces the risk of fixation failure: clinical outcomes in 207 patients'' by filipov o, sommer c, et al. (2017) arch orthop trauma surg. apr 8. [epub ahead of print]. Archives Of Orthopaedic And Trauma Surgery 2017;137:1167-1171. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00402-017-2716-9

Huntington, L; Richardson, M; Sobol, T; Caldow, J; Ackland, DC. Load response and gap formation in a single-row cruciate suture rotator cuff repair. Anz Journal Of Surgery 2017;87:483-487. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.13875

Liodaki, E; Wendlandt, R; Waizner, K; Schopp, BE; Mailander, P; Stang, F. A biomechanical analysis of plate fixation using unicortical and bicortical screws in transverse metacarpal fracture models subjected to 4-point bending and dynamical bending test. Medicine 2017;96:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000006926

Lopes, VMM; Neto, MA; Amaro, AM; Roseiro, LM; Paulino, MP. Fe and experimental study on how the cortex material properties of synthetic femurs affect strain levels. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;46:96-109. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.06.001

Shin, YS; Chae, JE; Kang, TW; Han, SB. Prospective randomized study comparing two cephalomedullary nails for elderly intertrochanteric fractures: zimmer natural nail versus proximal femoral nail antirotation ii. Injury-International Journal Of The Care Of The Injured 2017;48:1550-1557. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2017.04.011

Hayashi, S; Hirata, Y; Okamoto, D; Kakunai, S; Hashimoto, S; Takayama, K; Matsumoto, T; Niikura, T; Fujishiro, T; Hiranaka, T; Nishida, K; Kuroda, R. New proximal femoral compaction blade provides strong antirotation stability of the femoral head. Orthopedics 2017;40:69-5257-4969-5257-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20170308-05

Sun, H; He, QF; Huang, YG; Pan, JF; Luo, CF; Chai, YM. Plate fixation for letenneur type i hoffa fracture: a biomechanical study. Injury-International Journal Of The Care Of The Injured 2017;48:1492-1498. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2017.03.044

Aziz, MSR; Dessouki, O; Samiezadeh, S; Bougherara, H; Schemitsch, EH; Zdero, R. Biomechanical analysis using fea and experiments of a standard plate method versus three cable methods for fixing acetabular fractures with simultaneous tha. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;46:71-78. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.06.004

Lakstein, D; Atoun, E; Wissotzky, O; Tan, Z. Does restoration of leg length and femoral offset play a role in functional outcome one year after hip hemiarthroplasty?. Injury-International Journal Of The Care Of The Injured 2017;48:1589-1593. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2017.04.054

Van Houcke, J; Khanduja, V; Pattyn, C; Audenaert, E. The history of biomechanics in total hip arthroplasty. Indian Journal Of Orthopaedics 2017;51:359-367. http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ortho.IJOrtho_280_17

Link, BC; Ha, NB; Solomon, LB; Rickman, M. Defining the pubic symphysis angle with respect to the coronal plane - clinical and biomechanical considerations. Injury-International Journal Of The Care Of The Injured 2017;48:1714-1716. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2017.04.056

Yuan, B; Zhou, SY; Chen, XS; Wang, ZW; Liu, WC; Jia, LS. Gallie technique versus atlantoaxial screw-rod constructs in the treatment of atlantoaxial sagittal instability: a retrospective study of 49 patients. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery And Research 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13018-017-0607-y

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Atterbury, EM; Welman, KE. Balance training in individuals with parkinson's disease: therapist-supervised vs. home-based exercise programme. Gait & Posture 2017;55:138-144. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.04.006

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Moyer, R; Birmingham, T; Dombroski, C; Walsh, R; Giffin, JR. Combined versus individual effects of a valgus, knee brace and lateral wedge foot orthotic during stair use in patients with knee osteoarthritis. Gait & Posture 2017;54:160-166. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.02.030

*ROBOTICS*
Shen, YY; Pu, HY; Sun, Y; Ma, SG; Xie, SR; Luo, J; Jia, WC. Generating vectored thrust with the rotational paddling gait of an epaddle-egm mechanism: modeling and experimental verifications. Ieee Journal Of Oceanic Engineering 2017;42:522-531. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JOE.2016.2576181

Griffin, B; Grizzle, J. Nonholonomic virtual constraints and gait optimization for robust walking control. International Journal Of Robotics Research 2017;36:895-922. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0278364917708249

Zhao, HH; Hereid, A; Ma, WL; Ames, AD. Multi-contact bipedal robotic locomotion (vol 35, pg 1072, 2015). Robotica 2017;35:1793-1793. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S026357471600031X

*REACHING/GRASP*
Ellis, MD; Schut, I; Dewald, JPA. Flexion synergy overshadows flexor spasticity during reaching in chronic moderate to severe hemiparetic stroke. Clinical Neurophysiology 2017;128:1308-1314. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinph.2017.04.028

*REHABILITATION*
Torrealba, RR; Udelman, SB; Fonseca-Rojas, ED. Design of variable impedance actuator for knee joint of a portable human gait rehabilitation exoskeleton. Mechanism And Machine Theory 2017;116:248-261. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mechmachtheory.2017.05.024

Schrafl-Altermatt, M; Dietz, V; Bolliger, M. Effect of locomotor training on exhaustion of leg muscle activity in chronic complete spinal cord injury. Journal Of Neurotrauma 2017;34:2375-2378. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2016.4627

Pramsohler, S; Burtscher, M; Faulhaber, M; Gatterer, H; Rausch, L; Eliasson, A; Netzer, NC. Endurance training in normobaric hypoxia imposes less physical stress for geriatric rehabilitation. Frontiers In Physiology 2017;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2017.00514

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Morrien, F; Taylor, MJD; Hettinga, FJ. Biomechanics in paralympics: implications for performance. International Journal Of Sports Physiology And Performance 2017;12:578-589. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/ijspp.2016-0199

Alcantara, RS; Wall-Scheffler, CM. Stroller running: energetic and kinematic changes across pushing methods. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0180575

Paquette, MR; Melcher, DA. Impact of a long run on injury-related biomechanics with relation to weekly mileage in trained male runners. Journal Of Applied Biomechanics 2017;33:216-221. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jab.2016-0170

Bressel, E; Louder, TJ; Hoover, JP; Roberts, LC; Dolny, DG. Acute and chronic effects of aquatic treadmill training on land treadmill running kinematics: a cross-over and single-subject design approach. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:2105-2113. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1256493

Li, J. Biomechanical characteristics of hurdle stride of men hurdler based on plantar pressure. Agro Food Industry Hi-Tech 2017;28:3290-3294.

Diamond, LE; Bennell, KL; Wrigley, TV; Hinman, RS; O'Donnell, J; Hodges, PW. Squatting biomechanics in individuals with symptomatic femoroacetabular impingement. Medicine And Science In Sports And Exercise 2017;49:1520-1529. http://dx.doi.org/10.1249/MSS.0000000000001282

Gianola, S; Castellini, G; Stucovitz, E; Nardo, A; Banfi, G. Single leg squat performance in physically and non-physically active individuals: a cross-sectional study. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-017-1660-8

Sporri, J; Kroll, J; Fasel, B; Aminian, K; Muller, E. The use of body worn sensors for detecting the vibrations acting on the lower back in alpine ski racing. Frontiers In Physiology 2017;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2017.00522

Gardan, N; Schneider, A; Polidori, G; Trenchard, H; Seigneur, JM; Beaumont, F; Fourchet, F; Taiar, R. Numerical investigation of the early flight phase in ski-jumping. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;59:29-34. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.05.013

Ducrocq, GP; Hureau, TJ; Meste, O; Blain, GM. Increased fatigue response to augmented deceptive feedback during cycling time trial. Medicine And Science In Sports And Exercise 2017;49:1541-1551. http://dx.doi.org/10.1249/MSS.0000000000001272

Hueber, GA; Hall, EA; Sage, BW; Docherty, CL. Prophylactic bracing has no effect on lower extremity alignment or functional performance. International Journal Of Sports Medicine 2017;38:637-643. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0043-106893

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Zelik, KE; Franz, JR. It's positive to be negative: achilles tendon work loops during human locomotion. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0179976

Narvy, SJ; Hatch, GF; Ihn, HE; Heckmann, ND; McGarry, MH; Tibone, JE; Lee, TQ. Evaluating the femoral-side critical corner in posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: the effect of outside-in versus inside-out creation of femoral tunnels on graft contact pressure in a synthetic knee model. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2017;33:1370-1374. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.01.035

Drews, BH; Seitz, A; Huth, J; Bauer, G; Ignatius, A; Durselen, L. Influence of tibial hybrid fixation on graft tension and stability in acl double-bundle reconstruction. Archives Of Orthopaedic And Trauma Surgery 2017;137:981-988. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00402-017-2698-7

Cavaignac, E; Faruch, M; Wytrykowski, K; Constant, O; Murgier, J; Berard, E; Chiron, P. Ultrasonographic evaluation of anterolateral ligament injuries: correlation with magnetic resonance imaging and pivot-shift testing. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2017;33:1384-1390. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.01.040

Nye, DD; Mitchell, WR; Liu, W; Ostrander, RV. Biomechanical comparison of fixed-loop and adjustable-loop cortical suspensory devices for metaphyseal femoral-sided soft tissue graft fixation in anatomic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using a porcine model. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2017;33:1225-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2016.12.014

Wang, YL; Yang, T; Zeng, C; Wei, J; Xie, DX; Yang, YH; Long, HZ; Xu, B; Qian, YX; Jiang, SD; Lei, GH. Association between tibial plateau slopes and anterior cruciate ligament injury: a meta-analysis. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2017;33:1248-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.01.015

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Ren, CP; Song, YM; Xue, YD; Yang, X; Zhou, CG. Evaluation of bioabsorbable multiamino acid copolymer/nanohydroxyapatite/calcium sulfate cage in a goat spine model. World Neurosurgery 2017;103:341-347. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.04.005

Song, MZ; Zhang, Z; Liu, T; Liu, S; Li, G; Liu, ZC; Huang, JY; Chen, S; Li, LN; Guo, L; Qiu, Y; Wan, JJ; Liu, YJ; Wu, T; Wang, XY; Lu, M; Wang, SY. Easapprox (r) skin-stretching system: a secure and effective method to achieve wound closure. Experimental And Therapeutic Medicine 2017;14:531-538. http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/etm.2017.4539

Szewciw, L; Barthelat, F. Mechanical properties of striped bass fish skin: evidence of an exotendon function of the stratum compactum. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2017;73:28-37. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2016.09.031

Murakami, T; Otsuki, S; Nakagawa, K; Okamoto, Y; Inoue, T; Sakamoto, Y; Sato, H; Neo, M. Establishment of novel meniscal scaffold structures using polyglycolic and poly-l-lactic acids. Journal Of Biomaterials Applications 2017;32:150-161. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0885328217713631

Masoumi, N; Copper, D; Chen, P; Cubberley, A; Guo, K; Lin, RZ; Ahmed, B; Martin, D; Aikawa, E; Melero-Martin, J; Mayer, J. Elastomeric fibrous hybrid scaffold supports in vitro and in vivo tissue formation. Advanced Functional Materials 2017;27:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201606614

Snider, S; Cavalli, A; Colombo, F; Gallotti, AL; Quattrini, A; Salvatore, L; Madaghiele, M; Terreni, MR; Sannino, A; Mortini, P. A novel composite type i collagen scaffold with micropatterned porosity regulates the entrance of phagocytes in a severe model of spinal cord injury. Journal Of Biomedical Materials Research Part B-Applied Biomaterials 2017;105:1040-1053. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.33645

Melvin, AJ; Litsky, AS; Juncosa-Melvin, N. Fibersecure suture compared to braided polyester suture. Journal Of Biomedical Materials Research Part B-Applied Biomaterials 2017;105:1126-1130. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.33657

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Knowles, BM; MacGillivray, SR; Newman, JA; Dennison, CR. Influence of rapidly successive head impacts on brain strain in the vicinity of bridging veins. Journal Of Biomechanics 2017;59:59-70. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.05.016

Patel, S; Andrecovich, C; Silverman, M; Zhang, LY; Shkoukani, M. Biomechanic factors associated with orbital floor fractures. Jama Facial Plastic Surgery 2017;19:298-302. http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamafacial.2016.2153

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Kenzig, AR; Butler, JR; Priddy, LB; Lacy, KR; Elder, SH. A biomechanical comparison of conventional dynamic compression plates and string-of-pearls (tm) locking plates using cantilever bending in a canine ilial fracture model. Bmc Veterinary Research 2017;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12917-017-1139-8

Meyer, MR; Perez, MA; Hossain, MS; Silverman, EB; Fitch, RB; Wicker, RB. Effect of headless conpression screw on construct stability for centre of rotation and angulation-based levelling osteotomy biomechanical testing in flexion and torsion. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2017;30:243-247. http://dx.doi.org/10.3415/VCOT-16-09-0136

Zanetti, EM; Terzini, M; Mossa, L; Bignardi, C; Costa, P; Audenino, AL; Vezzoni, A. A structural numerical model for the optimization of double pelvic osteotomy in the early treatment of canine hip dysplasia. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2017;30:256-264. http://dx.doi.org/10.3415/VCOT-16-05-0065

Sevane, N; Dunner, S; Boado, A; Canon, J. Polymorphisms in ten candidate genes are associated with conformational and locomotive traits in spanish purebred horses. Journal Of Applied Genetics 2017;58:355-361. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13353-016-0385-y

Fish, RE; Foster, ML; Gruen, ME; Sherman, BL; Dorman, DC. Effect of wearing a telemetry jacket on behavioral and physiologic parameters of dogs in the open-field test. Journal Of The American Association For Laboratory Animal Science 2017;56:382-389.

Telezhenko, E; Magnusson, M; Bergsten, C. Gait of dairy cows on floors with different slipperiness. Journal Of Dairy Science 2017;100:6494-6503. http://dx.doi.org/10.3168/jds.2016-12208

Wagner, SA; Young, JM; Tena, JK; Manning, BH. Behavioral evaluation of the analgesic effect of flunixin meglumine in lame dairy cows. Journal Of Dairy Science 2017;100:6562-6566. http://dx.doi.org/10.3168/jds.2016-12331

Palacio, S; Peignier, L; Pachoud, C; Nash, C; Adam, S; Bergeron, R; Pellerin, D; de Passille, AM; Rushen, J; Haley, D; DeVries, TJ; Vasseur, E. Assessing lameness in tie-stalls using live stall lameness scoring. Journal Of Dairy Science 2017;100:6577-6582. http://dx.doi.org/10.3168/jds.2016-12171

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Franchak, JM. Exploratory behaviors and recalibration: what processes are shared between functionally similar affordances?. Attention Perception & Psychophysics 2017;79:1816-1829. http://dx.doi.org/10.3758/s13414-017-1339-0

Ertl, M; Moser, M; Boegle, R; Conrad, J; zu Eulenburg, P; Dieterich, M. The cortical spatiotemporal correlate of otolith stimulation: vestibular evoked potentials by body translations. Neuroimage 2017;155:50-59. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.02.044

Saucedo, F; Yang, F. Effects of visual deprivation on stability among young and older adults during treadmill walking. Gait & Posture 2017;54:106-111. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.03.001

Kretschmer, F; Tariq, M; Chatila, W; Wu, B; Badea, TC. Comparison of optomotor and optokinetic reflexes in mice. Journal Of Neurophysiology 2017;118:300-316. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00055.2017

Kunimune, S; Okada, S. The effects of object height and visual information on the control of obstacle crossing during locomotion in healthy older adults. Gait & Posture 2017;55:126-130. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.04.016

Magalhaes, R; Elsheikh, A; Buchler, P; Whitford, C; Wang, JJ. Application of particle swarm optimization in inverse finite element modeling to determine the cornea 's mechanical behavior. Acta Scientiarum-Technology 2017;39:325-331. http://dx.doi.org/10.4025/actascitechnol.v39i3.29884

Vellara, HR; Hart, R; Gokul, A; McGhee, CNJ; Patel, DV. In vivo ocular biomechanical compliance in thyroid eye disease. British Journal Of Ophthalmology 2017;101:1076-1079. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjophthalmol-2016-309532

Meduri, A; Urso, M; Signorino, GA; Rechichi, M; Mazzotta, C; Kaufman, S. Cataract surgery on post radial keratotomy patients. International Journal Of Ophthalmology 2017;10:1168-1170. http://dx.doi.org/10.18240/ijo.2017.07.23

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Tracy, M; Maheshwari, R; Shah, D; Hinder, M. Can ambu self-inflating bag and neopuff infant resuscitator provide adequate and safe manual inflations for infants up to 10 kg weight?. Archives Of Disease In Childhood-Fetal And Neonatal Edition 2017;102:70-5151-5170-5151-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2016-311830

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Pham, MH; Buser, Z; Wang, JC; Acosta, FL. Low-magnitude mechanical signals and the spine: a review of current and future applications. Journal Of Clinical Neuroscience 2017;40:18-23. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2016.12.017