LITERATURE UPDATE
September 14 - September 20, 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*
Sakitani, N; Iwasawa, H; Nomura, M; Miura, Y; Kuroki, H; Ozawa, J; Moriyama, H. Mechanical stress by spasticity accelerates fracture healing after spinal cord injury. Calcified Tissue International 2017;101:384-395. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00223-017-0293-0

Wu, XH; Huang, ZC; Wang, XM; Fu, ZZ; Liu, JH; Huang, ZP; Kong, GG; Xu, XL; Ding, JY; Zhu, QG. Ketogenic diet compromises both cancellous and cortical bone mass in mice. Calcified Tissue International 2017;101:412-421. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00223-017-0292-1

Conradie, MM; van de Vyver, M; Andrag, E; Conradie, M; Ferris, WF. A direct comparison of the effects of the antiretroviral drugs stavudine, tenofovir and the combination lopinavir/ritonavir on bone metabolism in a rat model. Calcified Tissue International 2017;101:422-432. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00223-017-0290-3

Takeda, S; Saito, M; Sakai, S; Yogo, K; Marumo, K; Endo, K. Eldecalcitol, an active vitamin d-3 derivative, prevents trabecular bone loss and bone fragility in type i diabetic model rats. Calcified Tissue International 2017;101:433-444. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00223-017-0298-8

Brennan, O; Sweeney, J; O'Meara, B; Widaa, A; Bonnier, F; Byrne, HJ; O'Gorman, DM; O'Brien, FJ. A natural, calcium-rich marine multi-mineral complex preserves bone structure, composition and strength in an ovariectomised rat model of osteoporosis. Calcified Tissue International 2017;101:445-455. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00223-017-0299-7

Karvande, A; Khedgikar, V; Kushwaha, P; Ahmad, N; Kothari, P; Verma, A; Kumar, P; Nagar, GK; Mishra, PR; Maurya, R; Trivedi, R. Heartwood extract from dalbergia sissoo promotes fracture healing and its application in ovariectomy-induced osteoporotic rats. Journal Of Pharmacy And Pharmacology 2017;69:1381-1397. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jphp.12764

Ren, H; Shen, GY; Tang, JJ; Qiu, T; Zhang, ZD; Zhao, WH; Yu, X; Huang, JJ; Liang, D; Yao, ZS; Yang, ZD; Jiang, XB. Promotion effect of extracts from plastrum testudinis on alendronate against glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in rat spine. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-10614-5

Zhou, MR; Li, J; Wu, JK; Yang, YJ; Zeng, XB; Lv, XH; Cui, L; Yao, WM; Liu, YY. Preventive effects of polygonum multiflorum on glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in rats. Experimental And Therapeutic Medicine 2017;14:2445-2460. http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/etm.2017.4802

Zhou, J; Liao, Y; Zeng, YH; Xie, HT; Fu, CX; Li, N. Effect of intervention initiation timing of pulsed electromagnetic field on ovariectomy-induced osteoporosis in rats. Bioelectromagnetics 2017;38:456-465. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bem.22059

Noma, T; Takasugi, S; Shioyama, M; Yamaji, T; Itou, H; Suzuki, Y; Sakuraba, K; Sawaki, K. Effects of dietary gelatin hydrolysates on bone mineral density in magnesium-eficient rats. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-017-1745-4

*BOTANY*
Vallarino, JG; Yeats, TH; Maximova, E; Rose, JK; Fernie, AR; Osorio, S. Postharvest changes in lin5-down-regulated plants suggest a role for sugar deficiency in cuticle metabolism during ripening. Phytochemistry 2017;142:11-20. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.phytochem.2017.06.007

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Pasta, S; Zingales, M. Special issue on "frontier biomechanical challenges in cardiovascular physiopathology". Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;47:1-1. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.08.001

Liljeqvist, ML; Siika, A; Kronqvist, M; Gasser, TC; Eriksson, P; Hultgren, R; Roy, J. Finite element analysis-derived biomechanical rupture risk index is associated with extracellular matrix and structure organization in the tunica media of abdominal aortic aneurysms. Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis And Vascular Biology 2017;37:.

Gao, H; Feng, LY; Qi, N; Berry, C; Griffith, BE; Luo, XY. A coupled mitral valve-left ventricle model with fluid-structure interaction. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;47:128-136. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.06.042

Votta, E; Presicce, M; Della Corte, A; Dellegrottaglie, S; Bancone, C; Sturla, F; Redaelli, A. A novel approach to the quantification of aortic root in vivo structural mechanics. International Journal For Numerical Methods In Biomedical Engineering 2017;33:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cnm.2849

Hasan, A; Kolandouz, EM; Enquobahrie, A; Caranasos, TG; Vavalle, JP; Griffith, BE. Image-based immersed boundary model of the aortic root. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;47:72-84. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.05.007

Sanyour, HJ; Hong, ZK. The effects of fluvastatin and methyl-beta-cyclodextrin-mediated cholesterol depletion on the biomechanics of vascular smooth muscle cells in atherosclerosis. Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis And Vascular Biology 2017;37:.

Cutri, E; Meoli, A; Dubini, G; Migliavacca, F; Hsia, TY; Pennati, G. Patient-specific biomechanical model of hypoplastic left heart to predict post-operative cardio-circulatory behaviour. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;47:85-92. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.06.024

Bhatt, SP; Bodduluri, S; Hoffman, EA; Newell, JD; Sieren, JC; Dransfield, MT; Reinhardt, JM. Computed tomography measure of lung at risk and lung function decline in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. American Journal Of Respiratory And Critical Care Medicine 2017;196:569-576. http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201701-0050OC

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Lee, HJ; Diaz, MF; Ewere, A; Olson, SD; Cox, CS; Wenzel, PL. Focal adhesion kinase signaling regulates anti-inflammatory function of bone marrow mesenchymal stromal cells induced by biomechanical force. Cellular Signalling 2017;38:1-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cellsig.2017.06.012

Wu, LC; Kuo, YJ; Sun, FW; Chen, CH; Chiang, CJ; Weng, PW; Tsuang, YH; Huang, YY. Optimized decellularization protocol including alpha-gal epitope reduction for fabrication of an acellular porcine annulus fibrosus scaffold. Cell And Tissue Banking 2017;18:383-396. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10561-017-9619-4

Zhang, R; Ma, M; Dong, G; Yao, RR; Li, JH; Zheng, QD; Dong, YY; Ma, H; Gao, DM; Cui, JF; Ren, ZG; Chen, RX. Increased matrix stiffness promotes tumor progression of residual hepatocellular carcinoma after insufficient heat treatment. Cancer Science 2017;108:1778-1786. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cas.13322

Shi, SR; Lin, SY; Shao, XR; Li, QS; Tao, Z; Lin, YF. Modulation of chondrocyte motility by tetrahedral dna nanostructures. Cell Proliferation 2017;50:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cpr.12368

Guirao, B; Bellaiche, Y. Biomechanics of cell rearrangements in drosophila. Current Opinion In Cell Biology 2017;48:113-124. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ceb.2017.06.004

*COMPARATIVE*
Habegger, ML; Huber, DH; Lajeunesse, MJ; Motta, PJ. Theoretical calculations of bite force in billfishes. Journal Of Zoology 2017;303:15-26. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jzo.12465

Gallant, J; Hochberg, R. Elemental characterization of the exoskeleton in the whipscorpions mastigoproctus giganteus and typopeltis dalyi (arachnida: thelyphonida). Invertebrate Biology 2017;136:345-359. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ivb.12187

Agostini, G; Rasoazanabary, E; Godfrey, LR. The befuddling nature of mouse lemur hands and feet at beza mahafaly, sw madagascar. American Journal Of Primatology 2017;79:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajp.22680

Zagar, A; Carretero, MA; Vrezec, AI; Drasler, K; Kaliontzopoulou, A. Towards a functional understanding of species coexistence: ecomorphological variation in relation to whole-organism performance in two sympatric lizards. Functional Ecology 2017;31:1780-1791. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.12878

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Keskin, C; Ozdemir, O; Uzun, I; Guler, B. Effect of intracanal cryotherapy on pain after single-visit root canal treatment. Australian Endodontic Journal 2017;43:83-88. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aej.12175

Luo, DM; Rong, QG; Chen, Q. Finite-element design and optimization of a three-dimensional tetrahedral porous titanium scaffold for the reconstruction of mandibular defects. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;47:176-183. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.06.015

Chisnoiu, AM; Pallag, A; Bodog, FD; Juncar, RI; Chisnoiu, RM; Sirbu, V; Honiges, A; Juncar, M. Study of the plasmatic oxidative stress markers in temporomandibular joint disorders. Revista De Chimie 2017;68:1367-1370.

*DIGESTIVE*
Zeng, FS; Zhang, L; Cui, BJ; Huang, LG; Zhang, Q; Sun, M; Liu, BL; Meng, F; Li, Q; Wang, DQ; Sun, QS. Expression of autophagy in different stages of neurogenic bladder after spinal cord injury in rats. Spinal Cord 2017;55:834-839. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sc.2017.37

*ERGONOMICS*
Prakash, KC; Neupane, S; Leino-Arjas, P; von Bonsdorff, MB; Rantanen, T; von Bonsdorff, ME; Seitsamo, J; Ilmarinen, J; Nygard, CH. Work-related biomechanical exposure and job strain in midlife separately and jointly predict disability after 28 years: a finnish longitudinal study. Scandinavian Journal Of Work Environment & Health 2017;43:405-414. http://dx.doi.org/10.5271/sjweh.3656

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Vermeij, GJ. Life in the arena: infaunal gastropods and the late phanerozoic expansion of marine ecosystems into sand. Palaeontology 2017;60:649-661. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pala.12310

Luo, M; Shi, GR. First record of the trace fossil protovirgularia from the middle permian of southeastern gondwana (southern sydney basin, australia). Alcheringa 2017;41:335-349. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03115518.2017.1283052

Sun, SE; Li, Q; Kong, LF; Yu, H. Limited locomotive ability relaxed selective constraints on molluscs mitochondrial genomes. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-11117-z

Serb, JM; Sherratt, E; Alejandrino, A; Adams, DC. Phylogenetic convergence and multiple shell shape optima for gliding scallops (bivalvia: pectinidae). Journal Of Evolutionary Biology 2017;30:1736-1747. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jeb.13137

Curlis, JD; Davis, RW; Zetkulic, E; Cox, CL. Condition dependence of shared traits differs between sympatric anolis lizards. Journal Of Experimental Zoology Part A-Ecological Genetics And Physiology 2017;327:110-118. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jez.2076

Zhou, ZP; Fortuny, J; Marce-Nogue, J; Skutschas, PP. Cranial biomechanics in basal urodeles: the siberian salamander (salamandrella keyserlingii) and its evolutionary and developmental implications. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-10553-1

Matsumura, Y; Kubo, T. Eversion and withdrawal of an intromittent organ before sexual maturation prepares male beetles for copulation. Royal Society Open Science 2017;4:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.161029

Massetti, F; Gomes, V; Perera, A; Rato, C; Kaliontzopoulou, A. Morphological and functional implications of sexual size dimorphism in the moorish gecko, tarentola mauritanica. Biological Journal Of The Linnean Society 2017;122:197-209. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/biolinnean/blx060

Dayananda, B; Penfold, S; Webb, JK. The effects of incubation temperature on locomotor performance, growth and survival in hatchling velvet geckos. Journal Of Zoology 2017;303:46-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jzo.12460

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Wonsetler, EC; Bowden, MG. A systematic review of mechanisms of gait speed change post-stroke. part 1: spatiotemporal parameters and asymmetry ratios. Topics In Stroke Rehabilitation 2017;24:435-446. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10749357.2017.1285746

Mahon, CE; Pruziner, AL; Hendershot, BD; Wolf, EJ; Darter, BJ; Foreman, KB; Webster, JB. Gait and functional outcomes for young, active males with traumatic unilateral transfemoral limb loss. Military Medicine 2017;182:69-4957-4951-6949-5750-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.7205/MILMED-D-16-00356

Cher, PH; Worringham, CJ; Stewart, IB. Human runners exhibit a least variable gait speed. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:2211-2219. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1262053

Melcher, DA; Paquette, MR; Schilling, BK; Bloomer, RJ. Joint stiffness and running economy during imposed forefoot strike before and after a long run in rearfoot strike runners. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:2297-2303. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1266016

Ai, QS; Zhang, YN; Qi, WL; Liu, Q; Chen, K. Research on lower limb motion recognition based on fusion of semg and accelerometer signals. Symmetry-Basel 2017;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/sym9080147

*ANIMAL LOCOMOTION*
Moore, TY; Cooper, KL; Biewener, AA; Vasudevan, R. Unpredictability of escape trajectory explains predator evasion ability and microhabitat preference of desert rodents. Nature Communications 2017;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-017-00373-2

Reichert, J; Mayr, G; Wilke, T; Peters, WS. Waders (scolopacidae) surviving despite malaligned leg fractures in the wild: kinematics of bipedal locomotion. Avian Research 2017;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40657-017-0082-5

Holowka, NB; O'Neill, MC; Thompson, NE; Demes, B. Chimpanzee ankle and foot joint kinematics: arboreal versus terrestrial locomotion. American Journal Of Physical Anthropology 2017;164:131-147. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajpa.23262

San-Jose, LM; Huyghe, K; Schuerch, J; Fitze, PS. More melanized males bite stronger but run slower: potential performance trade-offs related to melanin-based coloration. Biological Journal Of The Linnean Society 2017;122:184-196. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/biolinnean/blx045

Stowers, AK; Matloff, LY; Lentink, D. How pigeons couple three-dimensional elbow and wrist motion to morph their wings. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2017.0224

Nakajima, R; Ikeda, Y. A catalog of the chromatic, postural, and locomotor behaviors of the pharaoh cuttlefish (sepia pharaonis) from okinawa island, japan. Marine Biodiversity 2017;47:735-753. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12526-017-0649-8

Tagliafico, A; Nimbs, MJ; Rangel, MS. Observations of novel locomotion in the sea star luidia senegalensis (lamark, 1816) (asteroidea: paxillosida). Marine And Freshwater Behaviour And Physiology 2017;50:233-237. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10236244.2017.1353883

Szymik, BG; Satterlie, RA. Circulation of hemocoelic fluid during slow and fast swimming in the pteropod mollusc clione limacina. Invertebrate Biology 2017;136:290-300. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ivb.12182

Sutherland, KR; Weihs, D. Hydrodynamic advantages of swimming by salp chains. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2017;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2017.0298

Ashraf, I; Bradshaw, H; Ha, TT; Halloy, J; Godoy-Diana, R; Thiria, B. Simple phalanx pattern leads to energy saving in cohesive fish schooling. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2017;114:9599-9604. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1706503114

Reigh, SY; Lauga, E. Two-fluid model for locomotion under self-confinement. Physical Review Fluids 2017;2:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevFluids.2.093101

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Xie, Q; Liu, WY; Wang, ZH; Gao, YF; Xue, XX. Three-dimensional finite element analysis of ankle arthrodesis. International Journal Of Clinical And Experimental Medicine 2017;10:11749-11758.

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Meng, QG; Fisher, J; Wilcox, R. The effects of geometric uncertainties on computational modelling of knee biomechanics. Royal Society Open Science 2017;4:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170670

Marchi, G; Baier, V; Alberton, P; Foehr, P; Burgkart, R; Aszodi, A; Clausen-Schaumann, H; Roths, J. Microindentation sensor system based on an optical fiber bragg grating for the mechanical characterization of articular cartilage by stress-relaxation. Sensors And Actuators B-Chemical 2017;252:440-449. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2017.05.156

*METHODS*
Costamagna, E; Thies, SB; Kenney, LPJ; Howard, D; Liu, A; Ogden, D. A generalisable methodology for stability assessment of walking aid users. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;47:167-175. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.06.013

El Daou, H; Lord, B; Amis, A; Baena, FRY. Assessment of pose repeatability and specimen repositioning of a robotic joint testing platform. Medical Engineering & Physics 2017;47:210-213. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.06.012

Plantard, P; Muller, A; Pontonnier, C; Dumont, G; Shum, HPH; Multon, F. Inverse dynamics based on occlusion-resistant kinect data: is it usable for ergonomics?. International Journal Of Industrial Ergonomics 2017;61:71-80. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ergon.2017.05.010

Masum, MA. Optical angle-of-arrival (aoa) sensor for the motion analysis of knee joints. Electronics Letters 2017;53:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/el.2017.1837

Ancillao, A; Savastano, B; Galli, M; Albertini, G. Three dimensional motion capture applied to violin playing: a study on feasibility and characterization of the motor strategy. Computer Methods And Programs In Biomedicine 2017;149:19-27. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cmpb.2017.07.005

*NEURAL*
Finley, JM. Splitting the difference: new insights into distinguishing features of human versus feline models of adaptive locomotor control. Journal Of Physiology-London 2017;595:5723-5724. http://dx.doi.org/10.1113/JP274799

Kuczynski, V; Telonio, A; Thibaudier, Y; Hurteau, MF; Dambreville, C; Desrochers, E; Doelman, A; Ross, D; Frigon, A. Lack of adaptation during prolonged split-belt locomotion in the intact and spinal cat. Journal Of Physiology-London 2017;595:5987-6006. http://dx.doi.org/10.1113/JP274518

Noga, BR; Turkson, RP; Xie, ST; Taberner, A; Pinzon, A; Hentall, ID. Monoamine release in the cat lumbar spinal cord during fictive locomotion evoked by the mesencephalic locomotor region. Frontiers In Neural Circuits 2017;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fncir.2017.00059

Rad, KR; Machado, TA; Paninski, L. Robust and scalable bayesian analysis of spatial neural tuning function data. Annals Of Applied Statistics 2017;11:598-637. http://dx.doi.org/10.1214/16-AOAS996

Xu, JP; Hu, CL; Jiang, Q; Pan, HC; Shen, HF; Schachner, M. Trimebutine, a small molecule mimetic agonist of adhesion molecule l1, contributes to functional recovery after spinal cord injury in mice. Disease Models & Mechanisms 2017;10:1117-1128. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dmm.029801

Grigonis, R; Alaburda, A. Spike threshold dynamics in spinal motoneurons during scratching and swimming. Journal Of Physiology-London 2017;595:5843-5855. http://dx.doi.org/10.1113/JP274434

Sun, GD; Shao, JL; Deng, DJ; Zhou, ZG; Zhou, XB; Lin, YX; Li, ZZ. A chitosan scaffold infused with neurotrophin-3 and human umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cells suppresses inflammation and promotes functional recovery after spinal cord injury in mice. International Journal Of Clinical And Experimental Medicine 2017;10:11672-11679.

Djenoune, L; Wyart, C. Light on a sensory interface linking the cerebrospinal fluid to motor circuits in vertebrates. Journal Of Neurogenetics 2017;31:113-127. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01677063.2017.1359833

Wang, XY; Ju, SM; Chen, SW; Gao, WW; Ding, J; Wang, G; Cao, H; Tian, HL; Li, XL. Effect of electro-acupuncture on neuroplasticity of spinal cord-transected rats. Medical Science Monitor 2017;23:. http://dx.doi.org/10.12659/MSM.903056

Coppola-Segovia, V; Cavarsan, C; Maia, FG; Ferraz, AC; Nakao, LS; Lima, MMS; Zanata, SM. Er stress induced by tunicamycin triggers alpha-synuclein oligomerization, dopaminergic neurons death and locomotor impairment: a new model of parkinson's disease. Molecular Neurobiology 2017;54:5798-5806. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12035-016-0114-x

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Won, S; Kim, CH; Chung, CK; Choi, Y; Park, SB; Moon, JH; Heo, W; Kim, SM. Comparison of cervical sagittal alignment and kinematics after posterior full-endoscopic cervical foraminotomy and discectomy according to preoperative cervical alignment. Pain Physician 2017;20:77-87.

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Noyes, MP; Ladermann, A; Denard, PJ. Functional outcome and healing of large and massive rotator cuff tears repaired with a load-sharing rip-stop construct. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2017;33:1654-1658. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.04.003

Ma, CB. Editorial commentary: success of rotator cuff healingd-do we need to improve on the strength anymore?. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2017;33:1659-1660. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.06.017

Shin, JJ; Hamamoto, JT; Leroux, TS; Saccomanno, MF; Jain, A; Khair, MM; Mellano, CR; Shewman, EF; Nicholson, GP; Romeo, AA; Cole, BJ; Verma, NN. Biomechanical analysis of latarjet screw fixation: comparison of screw types and fixation methods. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2017;33:1646-1653. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.03.030

Xie, PS; Ouyang, HB; Deng, YP; Yang, Y; Xu, J; Huang, WH. Comparison of conventional reconstruction plate versus direct metal laser sintering plate: an in vitro mechanical characteristics study. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery And Research 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13018-017-0628-6

Paulsson, J; Stig, JC; Olsson, O. Comparison and analysis of reoperations in two different treatment protocols for trochanteric hip fractures - postoperative technical complications with dynamic hip screw, intramedullary nail and medoff sliding plate. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-017-1723-x

Brown, TS; Van Citters, DW; Berry, DJ; Abdel, MP. The use of highly crosslinked polyethylene in total knee arthroplasty. Bone & Joint Journal 2017;579B:. 996-1002 http://dx.doi.org/10.1302/0301-620X....J-2017-0028.R1.

*ROBOTICS*
Yu, JZ; Wen, L; Ren, ZY. A survey on fabrication, control, and hydrodynamic function of biomimetic robotic fish. Science China-Technological Sciences 2017;60:1365-1380. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11431-016-9065-x

*REHABILITATION*
Tamburella, F; Moreno, JC; Iosa, M; Pisotta, I; Cincotti, F; Mattia, D; Pons, JL; Molinari, M. Boosting the traditional physiotherapist approach for stroke spasticity using a sensorized ankle foot orthosis: a pilot study. Topics In Stroke Rehabilitation 2017;24:447-456. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10749357.2017.1318340

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Handsfield, GG; Knaus, KR; Fiorentino, NM; Meyer, CH; Hart, JM; Blemker, SS. Adding muscle where you need it: non-uniform hypertrophy patterns in elite sprinters. Scandinavian Journal Of Medicine & Science In Sports 2017;27:1050-1060. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/sms.12723

Amara, S; Mkaouer, B; Chaabene, H; Negra, Y; Hammoudi-Riahi, S; Ben-Salah, FZ. Kinetic and kinematic analysis of hurdle clearance of an african and a world champion athlete: a comparative study. South African Journal For Research In Sport Physical Education And Recreation 2017;39:1-12.

Kraaijenbrink, C; Vegter, RJK; Hensen, AHR; Wagner, H; van der Woude, LHV. Different cadences and resistances in sub-maximal synchronous handcycling in able-bodied men: effects on efficiency and force application. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0183502

Macaulay, CAJ; Katz, L; Stergiou, P; Stefanyshyn, D; Tomaghelli, L. Kinematic and kinetic analysis of overhand, sidearm and underhand lacrosse shot techniques. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2017;35:2350-2356. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1267385

Verikas, A; Parker, J; Bacauskiene, M; Olsson, MC. Exploring relations between emg and biomechanical data recorded during a golf swing. Expert Systems With Applications 2017;88:109-117. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eswa.2017.06.041

Lapresa, D; Santesteban, G; Arana, J; Anguera, MT; Aragon, S. Observation system for analyzing individual boccia bc3. Journal Of Developmental And Physical Disabilities 2017;29:721-734. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10882-017-9552-2

Gavagan, CJ; Sayers, MGL. A biomechanical analysis of the roundhouse kicking technique of expert practitioners: a comparison between the martial arts disciplines of muay thai, karate, and taekwondo. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182645

Heinen, T; Supej, M; Cuk, I. Performing a forward dive with 5.5 somersaults in platform diving: simulation of different technique variations. Scandinavian Journal Of Medicine & Science In Sports 2017;27:1081-1089. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/sms.12728

Balsalobre-Fernandez, C; Marchante, D; Baz-Valle, E; Alonso-Molero, I; Jimenez, SL; Munoz-Lopez, M. Analysis of wearable and smartphone-based technologies for the measurement of barbell velocity in different resistance training exercises. Frontiers In Physiology 2017;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2017.00649

Montgomery, MM; Tritsch, AJ; Cone, JR; Schmitz, RJ; Henson, RA; Shultz, SJ. The influence of lower extremity lean mass on landing biomechanics during prolonged exercise. Journal Of Athletic Training 2017;52:738-746. http://dx.doi.org/10.4085/1062-6050-52.5.03

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Chen, CH; Chen, SH; Kuo, CY; Li, ML; Chen, JP. Response of dermal fibroblasts to biochemical and physical cues in aligned polycaprolactone/silk fibroin nanofiber scaffolds for application in tendon tissue engineering. Nanomaterials 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nano7080219

Steginsky, B; Vora, A. What to do with the spring ligament. Foot And Ankle Clinics 2017;22:515-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fcl.2017.04.005

Domnick, C; Herbort, M; Raschke, MJ; Habermann, S; Schliemann, B; Petersen, W; Weimann, A. Anterior cruciate ligament soft tissue graft fixation in the elderly: is there a reason to use interference screws? a human cadaver study. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2017;33:1694-1700. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.03.017

Pedowitz, RA. Editorial commentary: fixation of soft-tissue anterior cruciate ligament grafts in osteoporotic bone. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2017;33:1701-1702. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.03.032

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Selvadurai, APS; Suvorov, AP. On the inflation of poro-hyperelastic annuli. Journal Of The Mechanics And Physics Of Solids 2017;107:229-252. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2017.06.007

Pong, AC; Juge, L; Bilston, LE; Cheng, S. Development of acute hydrocephalus does not change brain tissue mechanical properties in adult rats, but in juvenile rats. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182808

Wang, TC; Feng, X; Kong, J; Wong, CP. Fabrication of copper surfaces with structures mirroring those of wood via electroplating and their hydrophobic properties. Advanced Engineering Materials 2017;19:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adem.201700147

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Sun, QZ; Shi, YC; Zhang, FF. Pediatric skull fractures and intracranial injuries (review). Experimental And Therapeutic Medicine 2017;14:1871-1874. http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/etm.2017.4715

Reed, N; Taha, T; Greenwald, R; Keightley, M. Player and game characteristics and head impacts in female youth ice hockey players. Journal Of Athletic Training 2017;52:771-775. http://dx.doi.org/10.4085/1062-6050-52.5.04

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Oyama, S; Sosa, A; Campbell, R; Ortega, C; Douphrate, DI. Evaluation of upper body kinematics and muscle activity during milking attachment task. International Journal Of Industrial Ergonomics 2017;61:101-106. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ergon.2017.05.012

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Koc, M; Bostanci, B; Demirel, OO; Genc, F; Tekin, K; Koban, Y; Dincel, AS; Sen, M; Yilmazbas, P. The effect of ascorbic acid (vitamin c) on transepithelial corneal cross-linking in rabbits. Journal Of Ocular Pharmacology And Therapeutics 2017;33:525-529. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jop.2017.0025

Kim, YW; Jeoung, JW; Kim, YK; Park, KH. Clinical implications of in vivo lamina cribrosa imaging in glaucoma. Journal Of Glaucoma 2017;26:753-761. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/IJG.0000000000000728

Lee, H; Roberts, CJ; Ambrosio, R; Elsheikh, A; Kang, DSY; Kim, TI. Effect of accelerated corneal crosslinking combined with transepithelial photorefractive keratectomy on dynamic corneal response parameters and biomechanically corrected intraocular pressure measured with a dynamic scheimpflug analyzer in healthy myopic patients. Journal Of Cataract And Refractive Surgery 2017;43:937-945. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrs.2017.04.036

Kling, S; Hafezi, F. Biomechanical stiffening: slow low-irradiance corneal crosslinking versus the standard dresden protocol. Journal Of Cataract And Refractive Surgery 2017;43:975-979. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrs.2017.04.041

Loureiro, MM; Vianna, JR; Danthurebandara, VM; Sharpe, GP; Hutchison, DM; Nicolela, MT; Chauhan, BC. Visibility of optic nerve head structures with spectral-domain and swept-source optical coherence tomography. Journal Of Glaucoma 2017;26:792-797. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/IJG.0000000000000740

Saad, A; Binder, PS; Gatinel, D. Evaluation of the percentage tissue altered as a risk factor for developing post-laser in situ keratomileusis ectasia. Journal Of Cataract And Refractive Surgery 2017;43:946-951. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrs.2017.04.040

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Magalhaes, ILF; Ravelo, AM; Scioscia, CL; Peretti, AV; Michalik, P; Ramirez, MJ. Recluse spiders produce flattened silk rapidly using a highly modified, self-sufficient spinning apparatus. Journal Of Zoology 2017;303:27-35. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jzo.12462

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Banks, CL; Pai, MM; McGuirk, TE; Fregly, BJ; Patten, C. Methodological choices in muscle synergy analysis impact differentiation of physiological characteristics following stroke. Frontiers In Computational Neuroscience 2017;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fncom.2017.00078