LITERATURE UPDATE
November 16 - November 22, 2017
Literature search for biomech* or locomot*

Sarah A Roelker, PhD
Neuromuscular Biomechanics Lab
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Texas at Austin, USA
https://www.researchgate.net/profile...r/publications
https://tinyurl.com/RoelkerScholar

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*** Papers may be sorted slightly differently from the previous curator. Please take extra time to review the update this week. ***

- Not all articles have a DOI.
- Some DOI links may not yet be available online.
- Articles with no volume, issue or page numbers indicate that the article has not been published in paper form yet, but may be available in electronic form through the publisher


*BONE*
Carvalho, AL; DeMambro, VE; Guntur, AR; Le, P; Nagano, K; Baron, R; de Paula, FJA; Motyl, KJ. High fat diet attenuates hyperglycemia, body composition changes, and bone loss in male streptozotocin-induced type 1 diabetic mice. Journal Of Cellular Physiology 2018;233:1585-1600. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jcp.26062

Okuzu, Y; Fujibayashi, S; Yamaguchi, S; Yamamoto, K; Shimizu, T; Sono, T; Goto, K; Otsuki, B; Matsushita, T; Kokubo, T; Matsuda, S. Strontium and magnesium ions released from bioactive titanium metal promote early bone bonding in a rabbit implant model. Acta Biomaterialia 2017;63:383-392. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.09.019

Weinstein, RS; Hogan, EA; Borrelli, MJ; Liachenko, S; O'Brien, CA; Manolagas, SC. The pathophysiological sequence of glucocorticoid-induced osteonecrosis of the femoral head in male mice. Endocrinology 2017;158:3817-3831. http://dx.doi.org/10.1210/en.2017-00662

Wilke, HJ; Volkheimer, D; Robie, B; Christensen, FB. Two-piece alif cage optimizes the bone-implant interface in a 360a degrees setting. European Spine Journal 2017;26:2747-2753. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-017-5009-7

Shiba, K; Taneichi, H; Namikawa, T; Inami, S; Takeuchi, D; Nohara, Y. Osseointegration improves bone-implant interface of pedicle screws in the growing spine: a biomechanical and histological study using an in vivo immature porcine model. European Spine Journal 2017;26:2754-2762. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-017-5062-2

Cerrolaza, M; Duarte, V; Garzon-Alvarado, D. Analysis of bone remodeling under piezoelectricity effects using boundary elements. Journal Of Bionic Engineering 2017;14:659-671. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1672-6529(16)60432-8

Tomaszewska, E; Dobrowolski, P; Muszynski, S; Kostro, K; Taszkun, I; Zmuda, A; Blicharski, T; Hulas-Stasiak, M. Don-induced changes in bone homeostasis in mink dams. Journal Of Veterinary Research 2017;61:357-362. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/jvetres-2017-0047

Guis, S; Guenoun, D; Foure, A; Pithioux, M; Le Corroller, T; Mattei, JP; Pauly, V; Bernard, M; Chabrand, P; Champsaur, P; Bendahan, D. Ultra-high field mri and biomechanical investigation of vertebral bone microarchitecture. Annals Of The Rheumatic Diseases 2017;76:744-744. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/annrheumdis-2017-eular.2034

Wu, JG; Zhou, L; Chen, J; Yu, YM; Zhang, TQ; Wang, MH. Dynamization of the locking compression plate for treating tibia nonunion: a case report. International Journal Of Clinical And Experimental Medicine 2017;10:13818-13823.

Hu, XL; Wang, YZ; Xu, WH; Wen, XL; Wang, GF; Yan, J. Generation and evaluation of three rat models with alcoholic osteoporosis. International Journal Of Clinical And Experimental Medicine 2017;10:14130-14135.

Benca, E; Reisinger, A; Patsch, JM; Hirtler, L; Synek, A; Stenicka, S; Windhager, R; Mayr, W; Pahr, DH. Effect of simulated metastatic lesions on the biomechanical behavior of the proximal femur. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2017;35:2407-2414. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23550

Yadav, P; Shefelbine, SJ; Ponten, E; Gutierrez-Farewik, EM. Influence of muscle groups' activation on proximal femoral growth tendency. Biomechanics And Modeling In Mechanobiology 2017;16:1869-1883. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10237-017-0925-3

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Angel, PM; Narmoneva, DA; Sewell-Loftin, MK; Munjal, C; Dupuis, L; Landis, BJ; Jegga, A; Kern, CB; Merryman, WD; Baldwin, HS; Bressan, GM; Hinton, RB. Proteomic alterations associated with biomechanical dysfunction are early processes in the emilin1 deficient mouse model of aortic valve disease. Annals Of Biomedical Engineering 2017;45:2548-2562. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-017-1899-0

Johnson, S; Duffy, S; Gunning, G; Gilvarry, M; McGarry, JP; McHugh, PE. Review of mechanical testing and modelling of thrombus material for vascular implant and device design. Annals Of Biomedical Engineering 2017;45:2494-2508. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-017-1906-5

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Ciciliano, JC; Abbaspour, R; Woodall, J; Wu, C; Bakir, MS; Lam, WA. Probing blood cell mechanics of hematologic processes at the single micron level. Lab On A Chip 2017;17:3804-3816. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c7lc00720e

Chioran, A; Duncan, S; Catalano, A; Brown, TJ; Ringuette, MJ. Collagen iv trafficking: the inside-out and beyond story. Developmental Biology 2017;431:124-133. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ydbio.2017.09.037

Helle, SCJ; Feng, Q; Aebersold, MJ; Hirt, L; Gruter, RR; Vahid, A; Sirianni, A; Mostowy, S; Snedeker, JG; Saric, A; Idema, T; Zambelli, T; Kornmann, B. Mechanical force induces mitochondrial fission. Elife 2017;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.30292

Barrett, AS; Wither, MJ; Hill, RC; Dzieciatkowska, M; D'Alessandro, A; Reisz, JA; Hansen, KC. Hydroxylamine chemical digestion for insoluble extracellular matrix characterization. Journal Of Proteome Research 2017;16:4177-4184. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jproteome.7b00527

Nesper, J; Hug, I; Kato, S; Hee, CS; Habazetti, JM; Manfredi, P; Grzesiek, S; Schirmer, T; Emonet, T; Jenal, U. Cyclic di-gmp differentially tunes a bacterial flagellar motor through a novel class of chey-like regulators. Elife 2017;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.28842

Bosse, KE; Oginsky, MF; Susick, LL; Ramalingam, S; Ferrario, CR; Conti, AC. Adenylyl cyclase 1 is required for ethanol-induced locomotor sensitization and associated increases in nmda receptor phosphorylation and function in the dorsal medial striatum. Journal Of Pharmacology And Experimental Therapeutics 2017;363:148-155. http://dx.doi.org/10.1124/jpet.117.242321

Morrison, SE; McGinty, VB; du Hoffmann, J; Nicola, SM. Limbic-motor integration by neural excitations and inhibitions in the nucleus accumbens. Journal Of Neurophysiology 2017;118:2549-2567. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00465.2017

Harlepp, S; Thalmann, F; Follain, G; Goetz, JG. Hemodynamic forces can be accurately measured in vivo with optical tweezers. Molecular Biology Of The Cell 2017;28:3252-3260. http://dx.doi.org/10.1091/mbc.E17-06-0382

Birol, SZ; Fucucuoglu, R; Cadirci, S; Sayi-Yazgan, A; Trabzon, L. Investigation on the effects of variable shear stress on monocyte cell morphology. Micro & Nano Letters 2017;12:881-885. http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/mnl.2017.0432

*COMPARATIVE*
Rajabi, H; Bazargan, P; Pourbabaei, A; Eshghi, S; Darvizeh, A; Gorb, SN; Taylor, D; Dirks, JH. Wing cross veins: an efficient biomechanical strategy to mitigate fatigue failure of insect cuticle. Biomechanics And Modeling In Mechanobiology 2017;16:1947-1955. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10237-017-0930-6

Porter, MM; Ravikumar, N. 3d-printing a 'family' of biomimetic models to explain armored grasping in syngnathid fishes. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-3190/aa8294

Gleiss, AC; Potvin, J; Goldbogen, JA. Physical trade-offs shape the evolution of buoyancy control in sharks. Proceedings Of The Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 2017;284:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2017.1345

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Yan, WJ; Shao, P. Three-dimensional finite element stress analysis of micro-implant anchorage-assisted intrusion of orthodontic teeth molar. International Journal Of Clinical And Experimental Medicine 2017;10:14695-14698.

Sultana, N; Bartlett, DW; Suleiman, M. Retention of implant-supported overdentures at different implant angulations: comparing locator and ball attachments. Clinical Oral Implants Research 2017;28:1406-1410. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/clr.13003

Lee, KS; Shin, JH; Kim, JE; Kim, JH; Lee, WC; Shin, SW; Lee, JY. Biomechanical evaluation of a tooth restored with high performance polymer pekk post-core system: a 3d finite element analysis (vol, 2017, 1373127, 2017). Biomed Research International 2017;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/7196847

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Zhang, X; Liu, W; Lsozaki, Y; Sato, T. Centimeter-wide worm-like fossils from the lowest cambrian of south china. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-15089-y

Tingle, JL; Gartner, GEA; Jayne, BC; Garland, T. Ecological and phylogenetic variability in the spinalis muscle of snakes. Journal Of Evolutionary Biology 2017;30:2031-2043. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jeb.13173

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Hiraoka, K; Kinoshita, A; Kunimura, H; Matsuoka, M; Hamada, N. Postural perturbation does not reset stepping rhythm in humans, but brief intermission does. Experimental Brain Research 2017;235:3561-3572. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-017-5084-3

Syrkin-Nikolau, J; Koop, MM; Prieto, T; Anidi, C; Afzal, MF; Velisar, A; Blumenfeld, Z; Martin, T; Trager, M; Bronte-Stewart, H. Subthalamic neural entropy is a feature of freezing of gait in freely moving people with parkinson's disease. Neurobiology Of Disease 2017;108:288-297. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nbd.2017.09.002

Kesler, RM; Kliegar, AE; Horn, GP; Boes, MK; Hsiao-Wecksler, ET; Klaren, RE; Learmonth, Y; Motl, RW. Egress efficacy of persons with multiple sclerosis during simulated evacuations. Fire Technology 2017;53:2007-2021. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10694-017-0668-9

Wu, M; Kim, J; Gaebler-Spira, DJ; Schmit, BD; Arora, P. Robotic resistance treadmill training improves locomotor function in children with cerebral palsy: a randomized controlled pilot study. Archives Of Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation 2017;98:2126-2133. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2017.04.022

Carvalho, I; Pinto, SM; Chagas, DD; dos Santos, JLP; Oliveira, TD; Batista, LA. Robotic gait training for individuals with cerebral palsy: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Archives Of Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation 2017;98:2332-2344. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2017.06.018

Esquenazi, A; Lee, S; Wikoff, A; Packel, A; Toczylowski, T; Feeley, J. A comparison of locomotor therapy interventions: partial-body weight - supported treadmill, lokomat, and g-eo training in people with traumatic brain injury. Pm&R 2017;9:839-846. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pmrj.2016.12.010

Xu, C; Wen, XX; Wei, W; Huang, LY; Wang, J; Yan, YB; Lei, W. Gait parameters associated with untreated developmental dysplasia of the hip: a systematic review. International Journal Of Clinical And Experimental Medicine 2017;10:13037-13047.

Robins, RK; Hollands, MA. The effects of constraining vision and eye movements on whole-body coordination during standing turns. Experimental Brain Research 2017;235:3593-3603. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-017-5079-0

Maeng, H; Webster, EK; Pitchford, EA; Ulrich, DA. Inter- and intrarater reliabilities of the test of gross motor development-third edition among experienced tgmd-2 raters. Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly 2017;34:442-455. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/apaq.2016-0026

Minassian, K; Hofstoetter, US; Dzeladini, F; Guertin, PA; Ijspeert, A. The human central pattern generator for locomotion: does it exist and contribute to walking?. Neuroscientist 2017;23:649-663. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1073858417699790

*ANIMAL LOCOMOTION*
Garcia-Munoz, A; Singh, N; Leonardi, C; Silva-del-Rio, N. Effect of hoof trimmer intervention in moderately lame cows on lameness progression and milk yield. Journal Of Dairy Science 2017;100:9205-9214. http://dx.doi.org/10.3168/jds.2016-12449

O'Driscoll, K; McCabe, M; Earley, B. Leukocyte profile, gene expression, acute phase response, and metabolite status of cows with sole hemorrhages. Journal Of Dairy Science 2017;100:9382-9391. http://dx.doi.org/10.3168/jds.2017-13106

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Matsuura, Y; Rokkaku, T; Kuniyoshi, K; Takahashi, K; Suzuki, T; Kanazuka, A; Akasaka, T; Hirosawa, N; Iwase, M; Yamazaki, A; Orita, S; Ohtori, S. Smith's fracture generally occurs after falling on the palm of the hand. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2017;35:2435-2441. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23556

Kim, S; Lee, J; Bae, J. Analysis of finger muscular forces using a wearable hand exoskeleton system. Journal Of Bionic Engineering 2017;14:680-691. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1672-6529(16)60434-1

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Queen, R. Directing clinical care using lower extremity biomechanics in patients with ankle osteoarthritis and ankle arthroplasty. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2017;35:2345-2355. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23609

Nebelung, S; Post, M; Raith, S; Fischer, H; Knobe, M; Braun, B; Prescher, A; Tingart, M; Thuring, J; Bruners, P; Jahr, H; Kuhl, C; Truhn, D. Functional in situ assessment of human articular cartilage using mri: a whole-knee joint loading device. Biomechanics And Modeling In Mechanobiology 2017;16:1971-1986. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10237-017-0932-4

Paschos, NK; Lim, N; Hu, JC; Athanasiou, KA. Functional properties of native and tissue-engineered cartilage toward understanding the pathogenesis of chondral lesions at the knee: a bovine cadaveric study. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2017;35:2452-2464. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23558

Brisson, NM; Wiebenga, EG; Stratford, PW; Beattie, KA; Totterman, S; Tamez-Pena, JG; Callaghan, JP; Adachi, JD; Maly, MR. Baseline knee adduction moment interacts with body mass index to predict loss of medial tibial cartilage volume over 2.5 years in knee osteoarthritis. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2017;35:2476-2483. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.23564

Gardner, OFW; Musumeci, G; Neumann, AJ; Eglin, D; Archer, CW; Alini, M; Stoddart, MJ. Asymmetrical seeding of mscs into fibrin-poly (ester-urethane) scaffolds and its effect on mechanically induced chondrogenesis. Journal Of Tissue Engineering And Regenerative Medicine 2017;11:2912-2921. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/term.2194

Razmjou, H; Christakis, M; Kennedy, D; Robarts, S; Holtby, R. Impact of radiographic imaging of the shoulder joint on patient management: an advanced-practice physical therapist's approach. Physiotherapy Canada 2017;69:351-360. http://dx.doi.org/10.3138/ptc.2016-41PC

Yamada, Y; Tada, M; Mandai, K; Hidaka, N. Analysis of risk factor for locomotive syndrome in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: data from chikara study. Annals Of The Rheumatic Diseases 2017;76:1178-1179. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/annrheumdis-2017-eular.3637

*METHODS*
Kelly, M. An introduction to trajectory optimization: how to do your own direct collocation. Siam Review 2017;59:849-904. http://dx.doi.org/10.1137/16M1062569

Green, JT; Hale, RF; Hausselle, J; Gonzalez, RV. A reconfigurable multiplanar in vitro simulator for real-time absolute motion with external and musculotendon forces. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2017;139:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4037853

*MODELING*
Liu, YF; Fan, YY; Dong, HY; Zhang, JX. An investigation of two finite element modeling solutions for biomechanical simulation using a case study of a mandibular bone. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2017;139:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4037633

Morino, S; Takahashi, M. Estimating co-contraction activation of trunk muscles using a novel musculoskeletal model for pregnant women. Applied Sciences-Basel 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/app7101067

*MUSCLE*
Catenaccio, E; Mu, WY; Kaplan, A; Fleysher, R; Kim, N; Bachrach, T; Sears, MZ; Jaspan, O; Caccese, J; Kim, M; Wagshul, M; Stewart, WF; Lipton, RB; Lipton, ML. Characterization of neck strength in healthy young adults. Pm&R 2017;9:884-891. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pmrj.2017.01.005

*NEURAL*
Nazifi, MM; Beschorner, KE; Hur, P. Association between slip severity and muscle synergies of slipping. Frontiers In Human Neuroscience 2017;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnhum.2017.00536

Vincent, JA; Gabriel, HM; Deardorff, AS; Nardelli, P; Fyffe, REW; Burkholder, T; Cope, TC. Muscle proprioceptors in adult rat: mechanosensory signaling and synapse distribution in spinal cord. Journal Of Neurophysiology 2017;118:2687-2701. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00497.2017

Lu, P. Stem cell transplantation for spinal cord injury repair. Functional Neural Transplantation Iv: Translation To Clinical Application, Pt B 2017;231:1-32. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.pbr.2016.11.012

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Giudici, F; Galbusera, F; Zagra, A; Wilke, HJ; Archetti, M; Scaramuzzo, L. Determinants of the biomechanical and radiological outcome of surgical correction of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis surgery: the role of rod properties and patient characteristics. European Spine Journal 2017;26:524-532. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-017-5148-x

Pasquier, M; Cheron, C; Dugas, C; Lardon, A; Descarreaux, M. The effect of augmented feedback and expertise on spinal manipulation skills: an experimental study. Journal Of Manipulative And Physiological Therapeutics 2017;40:404-410. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmpt.2017.03.010

Dahl, BT; Harris, JA; Gudipally, M; Moldavsky, M; Khalil, S; Bucklen, BS. Kinematic efficacy of supplemental anterior lumbar interbody fusion at lumbosacral levels in thoracolumbosacral deformity correction with and without pedicle subtraction osteotomy at l3: an in vitro cadaveric study. European Spine Journal 2017;26:2773-2781. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-017-5222-4

Aichmair, A; Moser, M; Bauer, M; Bachmann, E; Snedeker, J; Betz, M; Farshad, M. Pull-out strength of patient-specific template-guided vs. free-hand fluoroscopically controlled thoracolumbar pedicle screws: a biomechanical analysis of a randomized cadaveric study. European Spine Journal 2017;26:2865-2872. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-017-5025-7

Wu, AM; Harris, JA; Hao, JC; Jenkins, SM; Chi, YL; Bucklen, BS. Biomechanical properties of posterior transpedicular-transdiscal oblique lumbar screw fixation with novel trapezoidal lateral interbody spacer: an in vitro human cadaveric model. European Spine Journal 2017;26:2873-2882. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-017-5050-6

Schmoelz, W; Heinrichs, CH; Schmidt, S; Pinera, AR; Tome-Bermejo, F; Duart, JM; Bauer, M; Galovich, LA. Timing of pmma cement application for pedicle screw augmentation affects screw anchorage. European Spine Journal 2017;26:2883-2890. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-017-5053-3

Weiser, L; Huber, G; Sellenschloh, K; Viezens, L; Puschel, K; Morlock, MM; Lehmann, W. Insufficient stability of pedicle screws in osteoporotic vertebrae: biomechanical correlation of bone mineral density and pedicle screw fixation strength. European Spine Journal 2017;26:2891-2897. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-017-5091-x

Funabashi, M; Nougarou, F; Descarreaux, M; Prasad, N; Kawchuk, G. Influence of spinal manipulative therapy force magnitude and application site on spinal tissue loading: a biomechanical robotic serial dissection study in porcine motion segments. Journal Of Manipulative And Physiological Therapeutics 2017;40:387-396. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmpt.2017.05.003

Shah, PK; Lavrov, I. Spinal epidural stimulation strategies: clinical implications of locomotor studies in spinal rats. Neuroscientist 2017;23:664-680. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1073858417699554

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Jiang, ZW; Hu, QS; Zhao, JT; Lao, YS; Pang, ZH; Dong, H; Huang, PZ; Zheng, XH; Huang, F. Biomechanical evaluation of an improved pfna fixation devices for intertrochanteric hip fracture with finite element analysis. International Journal Of Clinical And Experimental Medicine 2017;10:14888-14894.

Orhan, SN; Ozyazicioglu, MH; Colak, A. A biomechanical study of 4 different sternum closure techniques under different deformation modes. Interactive Cardiovascular And Thoracic Surgery 2017;25:750-756. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icvts/ivx175

Looft, JM; Correa, L; Patel, M; Rawlings, M; Ackland, DC. Unicortical and bicortical plating in the fixation of comminuted fractures of the clavicle: a biomechanical study. Anz Journal Of Surgery 2017;87:915-920. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.14139

Borghi, A; Schievano, S; Florez, NR; McNicholas, R; Rodgers, W; Ponniah, A; James, G; Hayward, R; Dunaway, D; Jeelani, NUO. Assessment of spring cranioplasty biomechanics in sagittal craniosynostosis patients. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Pediatrics 2017;20:400-409. http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2017.1.PEDS16475

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Forghani, A; Milner, TE. Origin of directionally tuned responses in lower limb muscles to unpredictable upper limb disturbances. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/joumal.pone.0187006

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Moyne-Bressand, S; Dhieux, C; Decherchi, P; Dousset, E. Effectiveness of foot biomechanical orthoses to relieve patients' knee pain: changes in neural strategy after 9 weeks of treatment. Journal Of Foot & Ankle Surgery 2017;56:1194-1204. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2017.05.032

*ROBOTICS*
Elangovan, K; Tamilselvam, YK; Mohan, RE; Iwase, M; Nemoto, T; Wood, K. Fault diagnosis of a reconfigurable crawling-rolling robot based on support vector machines. Applied Sciences-Basel 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/app7101025

Chen, DL; Li, NJ; Wang, H; Chen, L. Effect of flexible spine motion on energy efficiency in quadruped running. Journal Of Bionic Engineering 2017;14:716-725. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1672-6529(16)60436-5

Wei, Z; Song, GM; Qiao, GF; Zhang, Y; Sun, HY. Design and implementation of a leg-wheel robot: transleg. Journal Of Mechanisms And Robotics-Transactions Of The Asme 2017;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4037018

Mannam, NPB; Krishnankutty, P; Vijayakumaran, H; Sunny, RC. Experimental and numerical study of penguin mode flapping foil propulsion system for ships. Journal Of Bionic Engineering 2017;14:770-780. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1672-6529(16)60442-0

*REHABILITATION*
Cheung, EYY; Ng, TKW; Yu, KKK; Kwan, RLC; Cheing, GLY. Robot-assisted training for people with spinal cord injury: a meta-analysis. Archives Of Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation 2017;98:2320-2331. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2017.05.015

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Vieira, T; Botter, A; Gastaldi, L; Sacco, ICN; Martelli, F; Giacomozzi, C. Textured insoles affect the plantar pressure distribution while elite rowers perform on an indoor rowing machine. Plos One 2017;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0187202

Hopper, AJ; Haff, EE; Joyce, C; Lloyd, RS; Haff, GG. Neuromuscular training improves lower extremity biomechanics associated with knee injury during landing in 11-13 year old female netball athletes: a randomized control study. Frontiers In Physiology 2017;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2017.00883

Vickers, JN; Vandervies, B; Kohut, C; Ryley, B. Quiet eye training improves accuracy in basketball field goal shooting. Sport And The Brain: The Science Of Preparing, Enduring And Winning, Pt B 2017;234:1-12. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.pbr.2017.06.011

Bagagiolo, F; Maggistro, R; Zoppello, M. Swimming by switching. Meccanica 2017;52:3499-3511. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11012-017-0620-6

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Nie, BB; Forman, JL; Mait, AR; Donlon, JP; Panzer, MB; Kent, RW. Searching for the "sweet spot": the foot rotation and parallel engagement of ankle ligaments in maximizing injury tolerance. Biomechanics And Modeling In Mechanobiology 2017;16:1937-1945. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10237-017-0929-z

Taylor, B; Cheema, A; Soslowsky, L. Tendon pathology in hypercholesterolemia and familial hypercholesterolemia. Current Rheumatology Reports 2017;19:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11926-017-0704-2

Goncalves, AI; Rodrigues, MT; Gomes, ME. Tissue-engineered magnetic cell sheet patches for advanced strategies in tendon regeneration. Acta Biomaterialia 2017;63:110-122. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.09.014

Younesi, M; Knapik, DM; Cumsky, J; Donmez, BO; He, P; Islam, A; Learn, G; McClellan, P; Bohl, M; Gillespie, RJ; Akkus, O. Effects of pdgf-bb delivery from heparinized collagen sutures on the healing of lacerated chicken flexor tendon in vivo. Acta Biomaterialia 2017;63:200-209. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.09.006

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Zeybek, B; Li, S; Fernandez, JW; Stapley, S; Silberschmidt, VV; Liu, Y. Computational modelling of wounded tissue subject to negative pressure wound therapy following trans-femoral amputation. Biomechanics And Modeling In Mechanobiology 2017;16:1819-1832. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10237-017-0921-7

Huang, HYS; Lu, JQ. Biaxial mechanical properties of bovine jugular venous valve leaflet tissues. Biomechanics And Modeling In Mechanobiology 2017;16:1911-1923. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10237-017-0927-1

Szafron, JM; Breuer, CK; Wang, YD; Humphrey, JD. Stress analysis-driven design of bilayered scaffolds for tissue-engineered vascular grafts. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2017;139:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4037856

Melancon, D; Bagheri, ZS; Johnston, RB; Liu, L; Tanzer, M; Pasini, D. Mechanical characterization of structurally porous biomaterials built via additive manufacturing: experiments, predictive models, and design maps for load-bearing bone replacement implants. Acta Biomaterialia 2017;63:350-368. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.09.013

Grillo, A; Carfagna, M; Federico, S. Non-darcian flow in fibre-reinforced biological tissues. Meccanica 2017;52:3299-3320. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11012-017-0679-0

Blanquer, SBG; Gebraad, AWH; Miettinen, S; Poot, AA; Grijpma, DW; Haimi, SP. Differentiation of adipose stem cells seeded towards annulus fibrosus cells on a designed poly(trimethylene carbonate) scaffold prepared by stereolithography. Journal Of Tissue Engineering And Regenerative Medicine 2017;11:2752-2762. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/term.2170

Gugutkov, D; Gustaysson, J; Cantini, M; Salmeron-Sanchez, M; Altankov, G. Electrospun fibrinogen-pla nanofibres for vascular tissue engineering. Journal Of Tissue Engineering And Regenerative Medicine 2017;11:2774-2784. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/term.2172

Hoenicka, M; Kaspar, M; Schmid, C; Liebold, A; Schrammel, S. Contact-free monitoring of vessel graft stiffness - proof of concept as a tool for vascular tissue engineering. Journal Of Tissue Engineering And Regenerative Medicine 2017;11:2828-2835. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/term.2186

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Somasundaram, K; Kalra, A; Sherman, D; Begeman, P; Yang, KH; Cavanaugh, J. An experimental and numerical study of hybrid iii dummy response to simulated underbody blast impacts. Journal Of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions Of The Asme 2017;139:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4037591

Shurtz, BK; Agnew, AM; Kang, YS; Bolte, JH. Effect of chestbands on the global and local response of the human thorax to frontal impact. Annals Of Biomedical Engineering 2017;45:2663-2672. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-017-1895-4

Kelley, ME; Kane, JM; Espeland, MA; Miller, LE; Powers, AK; Stitzel, JD; Urban, JE. Head impact exposure measured in a single youth football team during practice drills. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Pediatrics 2017;20:489-497. http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2017.5.PEDS16627

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Hon, Y; Chen, GZ; Lu, SH; Lam, DCC; Lam, AKC. In vivo measurement of regional corneal tangent modulus. Scientific Reports 2017;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-14750-w

Voorhees, AP; Jan, NJ; Austin, ME; Flanagan, JG; Sivak, JM; Bilonick, RA; Sigal, IA. Lamina cribrosa pore shape and size as predictors of neural tissue mechanical insult. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2017;58:5336-5346. http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.17-22015

Doozandeh, A; Yazdani, S; Ansari, S; Pakravan, M; Motevasseli, T; Hosseini, B; Yasseri, M. Corneal profile in primary congenital glaucoma. Acta Ophthalmologica 2017;95:69-5355-5369-5356-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aos.13357

Jung, Y; Park, HYL; Yang, HJ; Park, CK. Characteristics of corneal biomechanical responses detected by a non-contact scheimpflug-based tonometer in eyes with glaucoma. Acta Ophthalmologica 2017;95:69-5353-5469-5354-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aos.13466

Wang, K; Johnstone, MA; Xin, C; Song, SZ; Padilla, S; Vranka, JA; Acott, TS; Zhou, K; Schwaner, SA; Wang, RKK; Sulchek, T; Ethier, CR. Estimating human trabecular meshwork stiffness by numerical modeling and advanced oct imaging. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2017;58:4809-4817. http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.17-22175

Chan, TCY; Ng, ALK; Chan, KKW; Cheng, GPM; Wong, IYH; Jhanji, V. Combined application of prophylactic corneal cross-linking and laser in-situ keratomileusis - a review of literature. Acta Ophthalmologica 2017;95:660-664. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aos.13324

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Janel, S; Werkmeister, E; Bongiovanni, A; Lafont, F; Barois, N. Clafem: correlative light atomic force electron microscopy. Correlative Light And Electron Microscopy Iii 2017;140:165-185. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.mcb.2017.03.010

Chamolly, A; Ishikawa, T; Lauga, E. Active particles in periodic lattices. New Journal Of Physics 2017;19:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1367-2630/aa8d5e

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Lacquaniti, F; Ivanenko, YP; Sylos-Labini, F; La Scaleia, V; La Scaleia, B; Willems, PA; Zago, M. Human locomotion in hypogravity: from basic research to clinical applications. Frontiers In Physiology 2017;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2017.00893