LITERATURE UPDATE
August 24 - August 30, 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*
Shang, XF; Shu, B; Wang, YJ; Luo, ZL; Wang, GX; Barton, S; Morandi, MM; Kevil, C; Dong, YF. Human mesenchymal stromal cell sheet enhances allograft repair in a mouse model. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-08804-2

Hemmatian, H; Laurent, MR; Ghazanfari, S; Vanderschueren, D; Bakker, AD; Klein-Nulend, J; van Lenthe, GH. Accuracy and reproducibility of mouse cortical bone microporosity as quantified by desktop microcomputed tomography. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182996

Allen, MR; McNerny, E; Aref, M; Organ, JM; Newman, CL; McGowan, B; Jang, T; Burr, DB; Brown, DM; Hammond, M; Territo, PR; Lin, C; Persohn, S; Jiang, L; Riley, AA; McCarthy, BP; Hutchins, GD; Wallace, JM. Effects of combination treatment with alendronate and raloxifene on skeletal properties in a beagle dog model. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0181750

Song, SH; Gao, ZY; Lei, XJ; Niu, YB; Zhang, Y; Li, CQ; Lu, Y; Wang, ZZ; Shang, P. Total flavonoids of drynariae rhizoma prevent bone loss induced by hindlimb unloading in rats. Molecules 2017;22:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/molecules22071033

Zhang, GW; Li, CR; Niu, YB; Yu, Q; Chen, YL; Liu, EQ. Osteoprotective effect of radix scutellariae in female hindlimb-suspended sprague-dawley rats and the osteogenic differentiation effect of its major constituent. Molecules 2017;22:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/molecules22071044

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Chagnon, F; Coquerel, D; Salvail, D; Marsault, E; Dumaine, R; Auger-Messier, M; Sarret, P; Lesur, O. Apelin compared with dobutamine exerts cardioprotection and extends survival in a rat model of endotoxin-induced myocardial dysfunction. Critical Care Medicine 2017;45:69-5157-4969-5157-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000002097

Schicho, A; Luerken, L; Stroszczynski, C; Meier, R; Schreyer, AG; Dendl, LM; Schleder, S. Vascular geometry as a risk factor for non-penetrating traumatic injuries of the aortic. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0180066

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Rianna, C; Radmacher, M. Influence of microenvironment topography and stiffness on the mechanics and motility of normal and cancer renal cells. Nanoscale 2017;9:11222-11230. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c7nr02940c

Burgstaller, G; Oehrle, B; Gerckens, M; White, ES; Schiller, HB; Eickelberg, O. The instructive extracellular matrix of the lung: basic composition and alterations in chronic lung disease. European Respiratory Journal 2017;50:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.01805-2016

Yu, TJ; Di, GH. Role of tumor microenvironment in triple-negative breast cancer and its prognostic significance. Chinese Journal Of Cancer Research 2017;29:237-252. http://dx.doi.org/10.21147/j.issn.1000-9604.2017.03.10

Huelter-Hassler, D; Tomakidi, P; Steinberg, T; Jung, BA. Orthodontic strain affects the hippo-pathway effector yap concomitant with proliferation in human periodontal ligament fibroblasts. European Journal Of Orthodontics 2017;39:251-257. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ejo/cjx012

Varga, V; Moreira-Leite, F; Portman, N; Gull, K. Protein diversity in discrete structures at the distal tip of the trypanosome flagellum. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2017;114:69-5453-5254-6954-5353-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1703553114

Lushi, E; Kantsler, V; Goldstein, RE. Scattering of biflagellate microswimmers from surfaces. Physical Review E 2017;96:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.96.023102

Katori, S; Noguchi-Katori, Y; Itohara, S; Iwasato, T. Spinal racgap alpha-chimaerin is required to establish the midline barrier for proper corticospinal axon guidance. Journal Of Neuroscience 2017;37:7682-7699. http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3123-16.2017

*COMPARATIVE*
Frantsevich, L; Kozeretska, I; Dubrovsky, Y; Markina, T; Shumakova, I; Stukalyuk, S. Transient leg deformations during eclosion out of a tight confinement: a comparative study on seven species of flies, moths, ants and bees. Arthropod Structure & Development 2017;46:483-495. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asd.2017.05.002

Gnaspini, P; Antunes-Carvalho, C; Newton, AF; Leschen, RAB. Show me your tenent setae and i tell you who you are - telling the story of a neglected character complex with phylogenetic signals using leiodidae (coleoptera) as a case study. Arthropod Structure & Development 2017;46:662-685. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asd.2017.06.004

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Alarami, N; Sulaiman, E; Al-Haddad, A. Fracture resistance of endodontically-treated mandibular molars restored with different intra-radicular techniques. American Journal Of Dentistry 2017;30:197-200.

Papageorgiou, SN; Sifakakis, I; Keilig, L; Patcas, R; Affolter, S; Eliades, T; Bourauel, C. Torque differences according to tooth morphology and bracket placement: a finite element study. European Journal Of Orthodontics 2017;39:411-418. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ejo/cjw074

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Waskow, K; Mateus, O. Dorsal rib histology of dinosaurs and a crocodylomorph from western portugal: skeletochronological implications on age determination and life history traits. Comptes Rendus Palevol 2017;16:425-439. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.crpv.2017.01.003

Villotte, S; Samsel, M; Sparacello, V. The paleobiology of two adult skeletons from baousso da torre (bausu da ture) (liguria, italy): implications for gravettian lifestyle. Comptes Rendus Palevol 2017;16:462-473. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.crpv.2016.09.004

Gnanadesikan, GE; Pearse, WD; Shaw, AK. Evolution of mammalian migrations for refuge, breeding, and food. Ecology And Evolution 2017;7:5891-5900. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.3120

Giljov, A; Karenina, K; Ingram, J; Malashichev, Y. Early expression of manual lateralization in bipedal marsupials. Journal Of Comparative Psychology 2017;131:225-230. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/com0000073

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Sanchez, N; Park, S; Finley, JM. Evidence of energetic optimization during adaptation differs for metabolic, mechanical, and perceptual estimates of energetic cost. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-08147-y

Song-hua, Y; Lu, W; Kuan, Z. Effects of different movement modes on plantar pressure distribution patterns in obese and non-obese chinese children. Gait & Posture 2017;57:28-34. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.05.001

Jabbar, KA; Kudo, S; Goh, KW; Goh, MR. Comparison in three dimensional gait kinematics between young and older adults on land and in shallow water. Gait & Posture 2017;57:102-108. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.05.021

Lu, CH; Huffmaster, SLA; Harvey, JC; MacKinnon, CD. Anticipatory postural adjustment patterns during gait initiation across the adult lifespan. Gait & Posture 2017;57:182-187. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.06.010

Duffell, LD; Jordan, SJ; Cobb, JP; McGregor, AH. Gait adaptations with aging in healthy participants and people with knee joint osteoarthritis. Gait & Posture 2017;57:246-251. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.06.015

Wilson, JLA; Stanish, WD; Hubley-Kozey, CL. Asymptomatic and symptomatic individuals with the same radiographic evidence of knee osteoarthritis walk with different knee moments and muscle activity. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2017;35:1661-1670. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23465

Bonnefoy-Mazure, A; Martz, P; Armand, S; Sagawa, Y; Suva, D; Turcot, K; Miozzari, HH; Lubbeke, A. Influence of body mass index on sagittal knee range of motion and gait speed recovery 1-year after total knee arthroplasty. Journal Of Arthroplasty 2017;32:2404-2410. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2017.03.008

Aravind, G; Lamontagne, A. Dual tasking negatively impacts obstacle avoidance abilities in post-stroke individuals with visuospatial neglect: task complexity matters!. Restorative Neurology And Neuroscience 2017;35:423-436. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/RNN-160709

Sawada, T; Tanimoto, K; Tokuda, K; Iwamoto, Y; Ogata, Y; Anan, M; Takahashi, M; Kito, N; Shinkoda, K. Rear foot kinematics when wearing lateral wedge insoles and foot alignment influence the effect of knee adduction moment for medial knee osteoarthritis. Gait & Posture 2017;57:177-181. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.06.009

Rosenblatt, NJ; Bauer, A; Grabiner, MD. Relating minimum toe clearance to prospective, self-reported, trip-related stumbles in the community. Prosthetics And Orthotics International 2017;41:387-392. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0309364616650085

Hinkel-Lipsker, JW; Hahn, ME. The effects of variable practice on locomotor adaptation to a novel asymmetric gait. Experimental Brain Research 2017;235:2829-2841. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-017-5015-3

Greuel, H; Herrington, L; Liu, AM; Jones, RK. Does the powers(tm) strap influence the lower limb biomechanics during running?. Gait & Posture 2017;57:141-146. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.06.001

Thompson, MA; Hoffman, KM. Superficial plantar cutaneous sensation does not trigger barefoot running adaptations. Gait & Posture 2017;57:305-309. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.06.269

Miguel, AF. Entropy generation: a path for understanding human gait patterns and crowd dynamics. International Journal Of Exergy 2017;23:18-30. http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJEX.2017.10005399

*ANIMAL LOCOMOTION*
Fan, JZ; Zhang, W; Yuan, BW; Liu, GF. Research on propulsion generation mechanism of frog swimming. Advances In Mechanical Engineering 2017;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1687814017717185

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Worlicek, M; Moser, B; Maderbacher, G; Zentner, R; Zeman, F; Grifka, J; Keshmiri, A. The influence of varus and valgus deviation on patellar kinematics in healthy knees: an exploratory cadaver study. Knee 2017;24:711-717. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2017.04.009

van de Bunt, F; Emanuel, KS; Wijffels, T; Kooren, PN; Kingma, I; Smit, TH. A novel physiological testing device to study knee biomechanics in vitro. Knee 2017;24:718-725. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2017.04.006

Lewis, W; Padilla-Martinez, JP; Ortega-Martinez, A; Franco, W. Changes in endogenous uv fluorescence and biomechanical stiffness of bovine articular cartilage after collagenase digestion are strongly correlated. Journal Of Biophotonics 2017;10:1018-1025. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbio.201600093

Lakin, BA; Snyder, BD; Grinstaff, MW. Assessing cartilage biomechanical properties: techniques for evaluating the functional performance of cartilage in health and disease. Annual Review Of Biomedical Engineering, Vol 19 2017;19:27-55. http://dx.doi.org/10.1146/annurev-bioeng-071516044525

*METHODS*
Maas, SA; Ateshian, GA; Weiss, JA. Febio: history and advances. Annual Review Of Biomedical Engineering, Vol 19 2017;19:279-299. http://dx.doi.org/10.1146/annurev-bioeng-071516-044738

Rogan, S; de Bie, R; de Bruin, ED. Sensor-based foot-mounted wearable system and pressure sensitive gait analysis agreement in frail elderly people in long-term care. Zeitschrift Fur Gerontologie Und Geriatrie 2017;50:488-497. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00391-016-1124-z

Morin, F; Courtecuisse, H; Reinertsen, I; Le Lann, F; Palombi, O; Payan, Y; Chabanas, M. Brain-shift compensation using intraoperative ultrasound and constraint-based biomechanical simulation. Medical Image Analysis 2017;40:133-153. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.media.2017.06.003

Dagdeviren, C; Li, Z; Wang, ZL. Energy harvesting from the animal/human body for self-powered electronics. Annual Review Of Biomedical Engineering, Vol 19 2017;19:85-108. http://dx.doi.org/10.1146/annurev-bioeng-071516044517

*MODELING*
Zwawi, MA; Moslehy, FA; Rose, C; Huayamave, V; Kassab, AJ; Divo, E; Jones, BJ; Price, CT. Developmental dysplasia of the hip: a computational biomechanical model of the path of least energy for closed reduction. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2017;35:1799-1805. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23461

Texier, BD; Ibarra, A; Melo, F. Helical locomotion in a granular medium. Physical Review Letters 2017;119:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.068003

Kang, KT; Kim, SH; Son, J; Lee, YH; Kim, S; Chun, HJ. Probabilistic evaluation of the material properties of the in vivo subject-specific articular surface using a computational model. Journal Of Biomedical Materials Research Part B-Applied Biomaterials 2017;105:1390-1400. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.33666

Horie, M; Saito, T; Moseley, J; D'Errico, L; Salazar, P; Nakajima, D; Brock, K; Yasufuku, K; Binnie, M; Keshavjee, S; Paul, N. The role of biomechanical anatomical modeling via computed tomography for identification of restrictive allograft syndrome. Clinical Transplantation 2017;31:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ctr.13027

*MUSCLE*
Yamaga, M; Takemoto, M; Shoji, M; Sakamoto, K; Yamamoto, M; Ishikawa, T; Koshizaka, M; Maezawa, Y; Kobayashi, K; Yokote, K. Werner syndrome: a model for sarcopenia due to accelerated aging. Aging-Us 2017;9:1738-1744. http://dx.doi.org/10.18632/aging.101265

Goody, MF; Carter, EV; Kilroy, EA; Maves, L; Henry, CA. Muscling throughout life: integrating studies of muscle development, homeostasis, and disease in zebrafish. Zebrafish At The Interface Of Development And Disease Research 2017;124:197-234. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.ctdb.2016.11.002

*NEURAL*
Sharif-Alhoseini, M; Khormali, M; Rezaei, M; Safdarian, M; Hajighadery, A; Khalatbari, MM; Safdarian, M; Meknatkhah, S; Rezvan, M; Chalangari, M; Derakhshan, P; Rahimi-Movaghar, V. Animal models of spinal cord injury: a systematic review. Spinal Cord 2017;55:714-721. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sc.2016.187

Suzuki, H; Ahuja, CS; Salewski, RP; Li, LJ; Satkunendrarajah, K; Nagoshi, N; Shibata, S; Fehlings, MG. Neural stem cell mediated recovery is enhanced by chondroitinase abc pretreatment in chronic cervical spinal cord injury. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182339

Stewart, AN; Matyas, JJ; Welchko, RM; Goldsmith, AD; Zeiler, SE; Hochgeschwender, U; Lu, M; Nan, ZH; Rossignol, J; Dunbar, GL. Sdf-1 overexpression by mesenchymal stem cells enhances gap-43-positive axonal growth following spinal cord injury. Restorative Neurology And Neuroscience 2017;35:395-411. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/RNN-160678

Falgairolle, M; Puhl, JG; Pujala, A; Liu, WF; O'Donovan, MJ. Motoneurons regulate the central pattern generator during drug-induced locomotor-like activity in the neonatal mouse. Elife 2017;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.26622

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Hong, SS; Hong, L; Li, BS; Wu, DB; Liu, C; Min, J; Guo, WJ; Hu, M; Tang, JM; Li, Y. The role of gpx1 in the pathogenesis of female pelvic organ prolapse. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0181896

Khadzhieva, MB; Kolobkov, DS; Kamoeva, SV; Salnikova, LE. Expression changes in pelvic organ prolapse: a systematic review and in silico study. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-08185-6

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Noriega, DC; Ardura, F; Hernandez-Ramajo, R; Martin-Ferrero, MA; Sanchez-Lite, I; Toribio, B; Alberca, M; Garcia, V; Moraleda, JM; Sanchez, A; Garcia-Sancho, J. Intervertebral disc repair by allogeneic mesenchymal bone marrow cells: a randomized controlled trial. Transplantation 2017;101:1945-1951. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000001484

Matsukawa, K; Yato, Y; Hynes, RA; Imabayashi, H; Hosogane, N; Yoshihara, Y; Asazuma, T; Nemoto, K. Comparison of pedicle screw fixation strength among different transpedicular trajectories a finite element study. Clinical Spine Surgery 2017;30:301-307.

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Earley, NF; Meakin, LB; Parsons, KJ; Tarlton, J; Hall, JL. Mechanical properties of 6 finger-trap suture techniques. Veterinary Surgery 2017;46:765-772. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/vsu.12546

Ackland, D; Griggs, I; Hislop, P; Wu, W; Patel, M; Richardson, M. An intramedullary echidna pin for fixation of comminuted clavicle fractures: a biomechanical study. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery And Research 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13018-017-0623-y

Miller, MC; Redman, CN; Mistovich, RJ; Muriuki, M; Sangimino, MJ. Single-screw fixation of adolescent salter-ii proximal humeral fractures: biomechanical analysis of the "one pass door lock" technique. Journal Of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2017;37:69-5152-5069-5152-54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BPO.0000000000001038

He, SW; Qinruixian; Li, B; Du, GY; Sun, CX; Sun, XG; Chen, BZ. Comparison study of the clinical effect and biomechanics between locking compression plate and interlocking intramedullary nail for humerus shaft fracture. Biomedical Research-India 2017;28:6251-6255.

Blizzard, DJ; Penrose, CT; Sheets, CZ; Seyler, TM; Bolognesi, MP; Brown, CR. Ankylosing spondylitis increases perioperative and postoperative complications after total hip arthroplasty. Journal Of Arthroplasty 2017;32:2474-2479. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2017.03.041

Gok, A; Inal, S; Taspinar, F; Gulbandilar, E; Gok, K. Comparison of parallel or convergent proximal schanz screw placement of pertrochanteric fixator in intertrochanteric fracture model. Mechanical Sciences 2017;8:259-266. http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/ms-8-259-2017

Peersman, G; Slane, J; Dirckx, M; Vandevyver, A; Dworschak, P; Heyse, TJ; Scheys, L. The influence of polyethylene bearing thickness on the tibiofemoral kinematics of a bicruciate retaining total knee arthroplasty. Knee 2017;24:751-760. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2017.03.010

Gwinner, C; von Roth, P; Schmidt, S; Ode, JE; Wulsten, D; Hoburg, A. Biomechanical performance of a collagen meniscus implant with regard to suture material and irrigation fluid. Knee 2017;24:726-732. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2017.04.003

Sun, XC; Wang, ZQ; Ji, JQ; Zhu, WS; Zhang, PL. Biodynamics of internal fixation using inner-side supporting board plus "raft" locking plate and fixation using lateral "t" shaped plate for complex tibial plateau fracture. Biomedical Research-India 2017;28:5664-5667.

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Azzi, NM; Coelho, DB; Teixeira, LA. Automatic postural responses are generated according to feet orientation and perturbation magnitude. Gait & Posture 2017;57:172-176. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.06.003

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Safaeepour, Z; Eshraghi, A; Geil, M. The effect of damping in prosthetic ankle and knee joints on the biomechanical outcomes: a literature review. Prosthetics And Orthotics International 2017;41:336-344. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0309364616677651

Anand, TS; Sujatha, S. A method for performance comparison of polycentric knees and its application to the design of a knee for developing countries. Prosthetics And Orthotics International 2017;41:402-411. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0309364616652017

*ROBOTICS*
Wang, G; Chen, X; Han, SK. Central pattern generator and feedforward neural network-based self-adaptive gait control for a crab-like robot locomoting on complex terrain under two reflex mechanisms. International Journal Of Advanced Robotic Systems 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1729881417723440

Wang, SQ; Jiang, H; Cutkosky, MR. Design and modeling of linearly-constrained compliant spines for human-scale locomotion on rocky surfaces. International Journal Of Robotics Research 2017;36:985-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0278364917720019

Szczecinski, NS; Hunt, AJ; Quinn, RD. A functional subnetwork approach to designing synthetic nervous systems that control legged robot locomotion. Frontiers In Neurorobotics 2017;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnbot.2017.00037

*REHABILITATION*
Damiano, DL; Stanley, CJ; Ohlrich, L; Alter, KE. Task-specific and functional effects of speed-focused elliptical or motor-assisted cycle training in children with bilateral cerebral palsy: randomized clinical trial. Neurorehabilitation And Neural Repair 2017;31:736-745. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1545968317718631

Steib, S; Klamroth, S; Gassner, H; Pasluosta, C; Eskofier, B; Winkler, J; Klucken, J; Pfeifer, K. Perturbation during treadmill training improves dynamic balance and gait in parkinson's disease: a single-blind randomized controlled pilot trial. Neurorehabilitation And Neural Repair 2017;31:758-768. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1545968317721976

Hinahon, E; Estrada, C; Tong, L; Won, DS; de Leon, RD. Robot-applied resistance augments the effects of body weight-supported treadmill training on stepping and synaptic plasticity in a rodent model of spinal cord injury. Neurorehabilitation And Neural Repair 2017;31:746-757. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1545968317721016

Bonnechere, B; Sholukha, V; Omelina, L; Van Vooren, M; Jansen, B; Jan, SV. Suitability of functional evaluation embedded in serious game rehabilitation exercises to assess motor development across lifespan. Gait & Posture 2017;57:35-39. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.05.025

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Kim, J; Youm, C; Son, M; Lee, M; Kim, Y. Golf club characteristics and vertical force distribution associated with pitch and lob shots of different carry distances. International Journal Of Sports Science & Coaching 2017;12:540-548. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1747954117721268

Mell, F; Saury, J; Feliu, F; L'Hermette, M; Seifert, L. What does the questioning of expert coaches reveal about the biomechanical knowledge of forward ice hockey skating?. International Journal Of Sports Science & Coaching 2017;12:461-469. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1747954117718076

Marsland, F; Mackintosh, C; Holmberg, HC; Anson, J; Waddington, G; Lyons, K; Chapman, D. Full course macro-kinematic analysis of a 10 km classical cross-country skiing competition. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182262

Rosen, AB; Ko, J; Brown, CN. Single-limb landing biomechanics are altered and patellar tendinopathy related pain is reduced with acute infrapatellar strap application. Knee 2017;24:761-767. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2017.03.003

Rambaud, AJM; Semay, B; Samozino, P; Morin, JB; Testa, R; Philippot, R; Rossi, J; Edouard, P. Criteria for return to sport after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with lower reinjury risk (cr'stal study): protocol for a prospective observational study in france. Bmj Open 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015087

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Piedade, SR; Dal Fabbro, IM; Mischan, MM; Piedade, C; Maffulli, N. Static tensioning promotes hamstring tendons force relaxation more reliably than cycling tensioning. Knee 2017;24:775-781. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2017.04.017

Pillai, DS; Dhinsa, BS; Khan, WS. Tissue engineering in achilles tendon reconstruction; the role of stem cells, growth factors and scaffolds. Current Stem Cell Research & Therapy 2017;12:506-512. http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/1574888X12666170523162214

Kishimoto, Y; Ohkawara, B; Sakai, T; Ito, M; Masuda, A; Ishiguro, N; Shukunami, C; Docheva, D; Ohno, K. Wnt/beta-catenin signaling suppresses expressions of scx, mkx, and tnmd in tendon-derived cells. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182051

Monaco, E; Fabbri, M; Lanzetti, RM; Del Duca, A; Labianca, L; Ferretti, A. Biomechanical comparison of four coupled fixation systems for acl reconstruction with bone socket or full-tunnel on the tibial side. Knee 2017;24:705-710. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2017.05.003

Blaker, CL; Little, CB; Clarke, EC. Joint loads resulting in acl rupture: effects of age, sex, and body mass on injury load and mode of failure in a mouse model. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2017;35:1754-1763. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23418

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
De Wolf, J; Brieu, M; Zawadzki, C; Ung, A; Kipnis, E; Jashari, R; Hubert, T; Fayoux, P; Mariette, C; Copin, MC; Wurtz, A. Successful immunosuppressant-free heterotopic transplantation of tracheal allografts in the pig. European Journal Of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery 2017;52:248-255. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezx116

Gibon, E; Cordova, LA; Lu, L; Lin, TH; Yao, ZY; Hamadouche, M; Goodman, SB. The biological response to orthopedic implants for joint replacement. ii: polyethylene, ceramics, pmma, and the foreign body reaction. Journal Of Biomedical Materials Research Part B-Applied Biomaterials 2017;105:1685-1691. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.33676

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Kjaer, JB. Divergent selection on home pen locomotor activity in a chicken model: selection program, genetic parameters and direct response on activity and body weight. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182103

Isaka, LJE; do Prado, AMDB; Villanova, JA; Pimpao, CT; Soares, PC. Ex vivo biomechanical analysis of two methods of osteosynthesis in canine mandibular fractures. Semina-Ciencias Agrarias 2017;38:1925-1932. http://dx.doi.org/10.5433/1679-0359.2017v38n4p1925

Eckardt, F; Witte, K. Horse-rider interaction: a new method based on inertial measurement units. Journal Of Equine Veterinary Science 2017;55:1-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jevs.2017.02.016

van Beuzekom, EL; Hoogendoorn, AC; Colenbrander, B; Stout, TAE; Back, W. Hindquarter movement of sporthorse stallions during semen collection. Journal Of Equine Veterinary Science 2017;55:100-104. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jevs.2017.02.006

Nel, JJ; Kat, CJ; Coetzee, GL; van Staden, PJ. Biomechanical comparison between pins and polymethylmethacrylate and the sop locking plate system to stabilize canine lumbosacral fracture-luxation in flexion and extension. Veterinary Surgery 2017;46:789-796. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/vsu.12660

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Salinas, MM; Wilken, JM; Dingwell, JB. How humans use visual optic flow to regulate stepping during walking. Gait & Posture 2017;57:15-20. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.05.002

Thomas, NM; Dewhurst, S; Bampouras, TM; Donovan, T; Macaluso, A; Vannozzi, G. Smooth pursuits decrease balance control during locomotion in young and older healthy females. Experimental Brain Research 2017;235:2661-2668. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-017-4996-2

Matthis, JS; Barton, SL; Fajen, BR. The critical phase for visual control of human walking over complex terrain. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2017;114:69-5455-5048-6954-5550-57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1611699114

Zhang, HX; Qin, X; Cao, XM; Zhang, D; Li, L. Age-related variations of rabbit corneal geometrical and clinical biomechanical parameters. Biomed Research International 2017;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/3684971

Zhou, BR; Sit, AJ; Zhang, XM. Noninvasive measurement of wave speed of porcine cornea in ex vivo porcine eyes for various intraocular pressures. Ultrasonics 2017;81:86-92. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ultras.2017.06.008

*WHEELCHAIR*
Charette, C; Routhier, F; McFadyen, BJ. Visuo-locomotor control in persons with spinal cord injury in a manual or power wheelchair for direction change and obstacle circumvention. Experimental Brain Research 2017;235:2669-2678. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-017-4994-4

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Jammes, Y; Behr, M; Llari, M; Bonicel, S; Weber, JP; Berdah, S. Emergency braking is affected by the use of cruise control. Traffic Injury Prevention 2017;18:636-641. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15389588.2016.1274978

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Hoogkamer, W; Kram, R; Arellano, CJ. How biomechanical improvements in running economy could break the 2-hour marathon barrier. Sports Medicine 2017;47:1739-1750. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40279-017-0708-0