LITERATURE UPDATE
March 08 - March 14, 2018
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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*BONE*
Jain, P; Khan, MR. Biomechanical study of fused lumbar spine considering bone degeneracy using fea. Arabian Journal For Science And Engineering 2018;43:1325-1334. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13369-017-2848-9

Park, J; Sutradhar, A; Shah, JJ; Paulino, GH. Design of complex bone internal structure using topology optimization with perimeter control. Computers In Biology And Medicine 2018;94:74-84. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compbiomed.2018.01.001

Peacock, SJ; Coats, BR; Kirkland, JK; Tanner, CA; Garland, T; Middleton, KM. Predicting the bending properties of long bones: insights from an experimental mouse model. American Journal Of Physical Anthropology 2018;165:457-470. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajpa.23363

Lei, T; Liang, ZW; Li, FJ; Tang, C; Xie, KN; Wang, P; Dong, X; Shan, S; Jiang, MG; Xu, QL; Luo, EP; Shen, GH. Pulsed electromagnetic fields (pemf) attenuate changes in vertebral bone mass, architecture and strength in ovariectomized mice. Bone 2018;108:10-19. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bone.2017.12.008

Helguero, CG; Mustahsan, VM; Parmar, S; Pentyala, S; Pfail, JL; Kao, I; Komatsu, DE; Pentyala, S. Biomechanical properties of 3d-printed bone scaffolds are improved by treatment with crfp (vol 12, 195, 2017). Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery And Research 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13018-018-0741-1

Palepu, V; Helgeson, MD; Molyneaux-Francis, M; Nagaraja, S. Impact of bone quality on the performance of integrated fixation cage screws. Spine Journal 2018;18:321-329. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spinee.2017.08.239

Borg, SA; Buckley, H; Owen, R; Marin, AC; Lu, YT; Eyles, D; Lacroix, D; Reilly, GC; Skerry, TM; Bishop, NJ. Early life vitamin d depletion alters the postnatal response to skeletal loading in growing and mature bone. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0190675

Mohamad, NV; Zulkepli, MAAC; Theseira, KM; Zulkifli, N; Shahrom, NQ; Ridzuan, NAM; Jamil, NA; Soelaiman, IN; Chin, KY. Establishing an animal model of secondary osteoporosis by using a gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist. International Journal Of Medical Sciences 2018;15:300-308. http://dx.doi.org/10.7150/ijms.22732

Zhang, Y; Tian, KW; Ma, XH; Zhang, LL; Sun, RB; Wang, HC; Liu, YW; Zhou, GQ. Analysis of damage in relation to different classifications of pre-collapse osteonecrosis of the femoral head. Journal Of International Medical Research 2018;46:693-698. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0300060517719625

Pinheiro, MD; Dobson, C; Clarke, NM; Fagan, M. The potential role of variations in juvenile hip geometry on the development of legg-calve-perthes disease: a biomechanical investigation. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2018;21:194-200. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2018.1437151

*BOTANY*
Leroux, O; Eder, M; Saxe, F; Dunlop, JWC; Popper, ZA; Viane, RLL; Knox, JP. Comparative in situ analysis reveals the dynamic nature of sclerenchyma cell walls of the fern asplenium rutifolium. Annals Of Botany 2018;121:345-358. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcx167

Johnson, KL; Gidley, MJ; Bacic, A; Doblin, MS. Cell wall biomechanics: a tractable challenge in manipulating plant cell walls 'fit for purpose'!. Current Opinion In Biotechnology 2018;49:163-171. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.copbio.2017.08.013

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Spronck, B. Stiff vessels approached in a flexible way: advancing quantification and interpretation of arterial stiffness. Artery Research 2018;21:63-68. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.artres.2017.11.006

Wang, S; Singh, M; Tran, TT; Leach, J; Aglyamov, SR; Larina, IV; Martin, JF; Larin, KV. Biomechanical assessment of myocardial infarction using optical coherence elastography. Biomedical Optics Express 2018;9:728-742. http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/BOE.9.000728

Izgi, C; Mohiaddin, R; Xu, XY; Pepper, J; Treasure, T. Aortic leaflet stress in surgery for genetically determined root aneurysms: biomechanical insights. Annals Of Thoracic Surgery 2018;105:984-984.

Tasca, G; Selmi, M; Votta, E. Aortic leaflet stress in surgery for genetically determined root aneurysms: biomechanical insights reply. Annals Of Thoracic Surgery 2018;105:984-985.

Hulin, A; Anstine, LJ; Kim, AJ; Potter, SJ; DeFalco, T; Lincoln, J; Yutzey, KE. Macrophage transitions in heart valve development and myxomatous valve disease. Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis And Vascular Biology 2018;38:636-644. http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/ATVBAHA.117.310667

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Baffy, G. Origins of portal hypertension in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Digestive Diseases And Sciences 2018;63:563-576. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10620-017-4903-5

Kabagambe, S; Keller, B; Becker, J; Goodman, L; Pivetti, C; Lankford, L; Chung, K; Lee, C; Chen, YJ; Kumar, P; Vanover, M; Wang, AJ; Farmer, D. Placental mesenchymal stromal cells seeded on clinical grade extracellular matrix improve ambulation in ovine myelomeningocele. Journal Of Pediatric Surgery 2018;53:178-182. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2017.10.032

Jeong, J; Frohberg, NJ; Zhou, EL; Sulchek, T; Qiu, P. Accurately tracking single-cell movement trajectories in microfluidic cell sorting devices. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0192463

Yun, S; Shin, TH; Lee, JH; Cho, MH; Kim, IS; Kim, JW; Jung, K; Lee, IS; Cheon, J; Park, KI. Design of magnetically labeled cells (mag-cells) for in vivo control of stem cell migration and differentiation. Nano Letters 2018;18:838-845. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.nanolett.7b04089

Liu, LJ; Wang, ZB; Zhang, WX; Zhu, XY; Li, L; Weng, ZK. Analysis of colchicine-induced effects on hepatoma and hepatocyte cells by atomic force microscopy. Journal Of Nanoscience And Nanotechnology 2018;18:4248-4254. http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jnn.2018.15193

*COMPARATIVE*
Jared, C; Mailho-Fontana, PL; Marques-Porto, R; Sciani, JM; Pimenta, DC; Brodie, ED; Antoniazzi, MM. Skin gland concentrations adapted to different evolutionary pressures in the head and posterior regions of the caecilian siphonops annulatus. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-22005-5

You, XX; Sun, M; Li, J; Bian, C; Chen, JM; Yi, YH; Yu, H; Shi, Q. Mudskippers and their genetic adaptations to an amphibious lifestyle. Animals 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ani8020024

Ishfaque, A; Kim, B. Fly ormia ochracea inspired mems directional microphone: a review. Ieee Sensors Journal 2018;18:1778-1789. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JSEN.2017.2787862

Sparkman, A; Howe, S; Hynes, S; Hobbs, B; Handal, K. Parallel behavioral and morphological divergence in fence lizards on two college campuses. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0191800

Fuenzalida-Uribe, N; Campusano, JM. Unveiling the dual role of the dopaminergic system on locomotion and the innate value for an aversive olfactory stimulus in drosophila. Neuroscience 2018;371:433-444. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroscience.2017.12.032

Rosa, LV; Ardais, AP; Costa, FV; Fontana, BD; Quadros, VA; Porciuncula, LO; Rosemberg, DB. Different effects of caffeine on behavioral neurophenotypes of two zebrafish populations. Pharmacology Biochemistry And Behavior 2018;165:1-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pbb.2017.12.002

Wu, CYC; Lerner, FM; Silva, ACE; Possoit, HE; Hsieh, TH; Neumann, JT; Minagar, A; Lin, HW; Lee, RHC. Utilizing the modified t-maze to assess functional memory outcomes after cardiac arrest. Jove-Journal Of Visualized Experiments 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3791/56694

Karachi, C; Francois, C. Role of the pedunculopontine nucleus in controlling gait and sleep in normal and parkinsonian monkeys. Journal Of Neural Transmission 2018;125:471-483. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00702-017-1678-y

Limirio, PHJO; da Rocha, HA; de Morais, RB; Hiraki, KRN; Balbi, APC; Soares, PBF; Dechichi, P. Influence of hyperbaric oxygen on biomechanics and structural bone matrix in type 1 diabetes mellitus rats. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0191694

Netto, CD; Godoy-Santos, AL; Pontin, PA; Natalino, RJM; Pereira, CAM; Lima, FDD; da Fonseca, LF; Staggers, JR; Cavinatto, LM; Schon, LC; de Camargo, OP; Fernandes, TD. Novel animal model for achilles tendinopathy: controlled experimental study of serial injections of collagenase in rabbits. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0192769

Myklatun, A; Lauri, A; Eder, SHK; Cappetta, M; Shcherbakov, D; Wurst, W; Winklhofer, M; Westmeyer, GG. Zebrafish and medaka offer insights into the neurobehavioral correlates of vertebrate magnetoreception. Nature Communications 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-03090-6

Melgarejo-Damian, MP; Gonzalez-Acosta, AF; Cruz-Escalona, VH; Moncayo-Estrada, R. A comparison of feeding biomechanics between two parrotfish species from the gulf of california. Zoomorphology 2018;137:165-176. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00435-017-0383-6

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Cali, M; Zanetti, EM; Oliveri, SM; Asero, R; Ciaramella, S; Martorelli, M; Bignardi, C. Influence of thread shape and inclination on the biomechanical behaviour of plateau implant systems. Dental Materials 2018;34:460-469. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dental.2018.01.012

Asan, CY; Kutuk, N; Kurt, G; Alkan, A. Development of a new three-directional distractor system for the correction of maxillary transverse and sagittal deficiency. Journal Of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery 2018;46:424-431. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcms.2017.12.010

Skalskyi, V; Makeev, V; Stankevych, O; Pavlychko, R. Features of fracture of prosthetic tooth-endocrown constructions by means of acoustic emission analysis. Dental Materials 2018;34:69-5254-6953-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dental.2018.01.073

Dimililer, G; Kucukkurt, S; Cetiner, S. Biomechanical effects of implant number and diameter on 0 stress distributions in maxillary implant-supported overdentures. Journal Of Prosthetic Dentistry 2018;119:244-249.

Ulu, M; Soylu, E; Kelebek, S; Dikici, S; Oflaz, H. Comparative study of biomechanical stability of resorbable and titanium fixation systems after sagittal split ramus osteotomy with a novel designed in-vitro testing unit. Journal Of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery 2018;46:299-304. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcms.2017.11.024

Edelhoff, D; Pour, RS; Liebermann, A; Stimmelmayr, M; Guth, JF. Anterior restorations: the performance of ceramic veneers. Quintessence International 2018;49:89-101. http://dx.doi.org/10.3290/j.qi.a39509

Pieralli, S; Kohal, RJ; Hernandez, EL; Doerken, S; Spies, BC. Osseointegration of zirconia dental implants in animal investigations: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Dental Materials 2018;34:171-182. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clental.2017.10.008

Heidsieck, DSP; Koolstra, JH; de Ruiter, MHT; Hoekema, A; de Lange, J. Biomechanical effects of a mandibular advancement device on the temporomandibular joint. Journal Of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery 2018;46:288-292. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcms.2017.11.015

Seitz, KF; Grabe, J; Kohne, T. A three-dimensional topology optimization model for tooth-root morphology. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2018;21:177-185. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2018.1431778

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
McClelland, JA; Feller, JA; Webster, KE. Sex differences in gait after total knee arthroplasty. Journal Of Arthroplasty 2018;33:897-902. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2017.09.061

Godsiff, DT; Coe, S; Elsworth-Edelsten, C; Collett, J; Howells, K; Morris, M; Dawes, H. Exploring the metabolic and perceptual correlates of self-selected walking speed under constrained and un-constrained conditions. Journal Of Sports Science And Medicine 2018;17:1-6.

Shaw, KE; Charlton, JM; Perry, CKL; de Vries, CM; Redekopp, MJ; White, JA; Hunt, MA. The effects of shoe-worn insoles on gait biomechanics in people with knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis. British Journal Of Sports Medicine 2018;52:238-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2016-097108

Kung, SM; Fink, PW; Legg, SJ; Ali, A; Shultz, SP. What factors determine the preferred gait transition speed in humans? a review of the triggering mechanisms. Human Movement Science 2018;57:1-12. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2017.10.023

Canton, S; MacLellan, MJ. Active and passive contributions to arm swing: implications of the restriction of pelvis motion during human locomotion. Human Movement Science 2018;57:314-323. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2017.09.009

Ries, AJ; Schwartz, MH. Low gait efficiency is the primary reason for the increased metabolic demand during gait in children with cerebral palsy. Human Movement Science 2018;57:426-433. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2017.10.004

Wang, JY; Weng, WG; Boltes, M; Zhang, J; Tordeux, A; Ziemer, V. Step styles of pedestrians at different densities. Journal Of Statistical Mechanics-Theory And Experiment 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1742-5468/aaac57

Benjamin, B; Pietrzak, JRT; Tahmassebi, J; Haddad, FS. A functional comparison of medial pivot and condylar knee designs based on patient outcomes and parameters of gait. Bone & Joint Journal 2018;4900B:. 76-82

http://dx.doi.org/10.1302/0301-620X....J-2017-0605.R1. Pinto, TPS; Fonseca, ST; Goncalves, RV; Souza, TR; Vaz, DV; Silva, PLP; Mancini, MC. Mechanisms contributing to gait speed and metabolic cost in children with unilateral cerebral palsy. Brazilian Journal Of Physical Therapy 2018;22:42-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bjpt.2017.06.015

Hackney, AL; Cinelli, ME; Frank, JS. Action strategies for walking through multiple, misaligned apertures. Acta Psychologica 2018;182:100-106. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actpsy.2017.11.006

Dugas, LP; Bouyer, LJ; McFadyen, BJ. Body-foot geometries as revealed by perturbed obstacle position with different time constraints. Experimental Brain Research 2018;236:711-720. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-017-5161-7

Rumble, DD; Hurt, CP; Brown, DA. Step-by-step variability of swing phase trajectory area during steady state walking at a range of speeds. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0191247

Yamada, K; Muranaga, S; Shinozaki, T; Nakamura, K; Tanaka, S; Ogata, T. Age independency of mobility decrease assessed using the locomotive syndrome risk test in elderly with disability: a cross-sectional study. Bmc Geriatrics 2018;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12877-017-0698-7

*ANIMAL LOCOMOTION*
Osmon, KJL; Vyas, M; Woodley, E; Thompson, P; Walia, JS. Battery of behavioral tests assessing general locomotion, muscular strength, and coordination in mice. Jove-Journal Of Visualized Experiments 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3791/55491

de Souza, LP; Faroni, LRD; Lopes, LM; de Sousa, AH; Prates, LHF. Toxicity and sublethal effects of allyl isothiocyanate to sitophilus zeamais on population development and walking behavior. Journal Of Pest Science 2018;91:761-770. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10340-017-0950-0

Lodi, M; Shilnikov, A; Storace, M. Design of synthetic central pattern generators producing desired quadruped gaits. Ieee Transactions On Circuits And Systems I-Regular Papers 2018;65:1028-1039. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TCSI.2017.2759320

Gowda, SBM; Paranjpe, PD; Reddy, OV; Thiagarajan, D; Palliyil, S; Reichert, H; VijayRaghavan, K. Gabaergic inhibition of leg motoneurons is required for normal walking behavior in freely moving drosophila. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2018;115:69-5049-4953-6950-4950-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1713869115

Mohammed, MM; Sallam, AE; Hussein, AA; Ibrahim, ZN. Beta-carotene ameliorates cus-induced circadian alternations of locomotor activity and melatonin patterns in rats. Biological Rhythm Research 2018;49:175-185. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09291016.2017.1350441

Boucheix, JM; Lowe, RK. Generative processing of animated partial depictions fosters fish identification skills: eye tracking evidence. Travail Humain 2017;80:367-394. http://dx.doi.org/10.3917/th.804.0367

Berman, GJ. Measuring behavior across scales. Bmc Biology 2018;16:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12915-018-0494-7

Srinivasan, M; Swannack, TM; Grant, WE; Rajan, J; Wursig, B. To feed or not to feed? bioenergetic impacts of fear-driven behaviors in lactating dolphins. Ecology And Evolution 2018;8:1384-1398. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.3732

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Foster, B; Joshi, AA; Borgese, M; Abdelhafez, Y; Boutin, RD; Chaudhari, AJ. Wrist: a wrist image segmentation toolkit for carpal bone delineation from mri. Computerized Medical Imaging And Graphics 2018;63:31-40. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compmedimag.2017.12.003

Neves, FB; Arnold, GP; Nasir, S; Wang, WJ; MacDonald, C; Christie, I; Abboud, RJ. Establishing state of motion through two-dimensional foot and shoe print analysis: a pilot study. Forensic Science International 2018;284:176-183. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2018.01.008

Petrie, MJ; Blakey, CM; Chadwick, C; Davies, HG; Blundell, CM; Davies, MB. A new and reliable classification system for fractures of the navicular and associated injuries to the midfoot. Bone & Joint Journal 2018;4900B:. 176-182

http://dx.doi.org/10.1302/0301-620X....J-2017-0879.R1. Ma'touq, J; Hu, TL; Haddadin, S. Sub-millimetre accurate human hand kinematics: from surface to skeleton. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2018;21:113-128. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2018.1425996

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Tao, TQ; Li, Y; Gui, C; Ma, Y; Ge, YB; Dai, HH; Zhang, KB; Du, J; Guo, Y; Jiang, YQ; Gui, JC. Fibronectin enhances cartilage repair by activating progenitor cells through integrin 51 receptor. Tissue Engineering Part A NaN;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ten.tea.2017.0322

Luczkiewicz, P; Daszkiewicz, K; Witkowski, W; Chroscielewski, J; Ferenc, T; Baczkowski, B. The influence of a change in the meniscus cross-sectional shape on the medio-lateral translation of the knee joint and meniscal extrusion. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0193020

*MODELING*
Durandau, G; Farina, D; Sartori, M. Robust real-time musculoskeletal modeling driven by electromyograms. Ieee Transactions On Biomedical Engineering 2018;65:556-564. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TBME.2017.2704085

Zhao, M; Cai, W; Turner, SJ. Clust: simulating realistic crowd behaviour by mining pattern from crowd videos. Computer Graphics Forum 2018;37:184-201. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cgf.13259

Boccia, E; Gizzi, A; Cherubini, C; Nestola, MGC; Filippi, S. Viscoelastic computational modeling of the human head-neck system: eigenfrequencies and time-dependent analysis. International Journal For Numerical Methods In Biomedical Engineering 2018;34:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cnm.2900

Muller, A; Pontonnier, C; Dumont, G. The music method: a fast and quasi-optimal solution to the muscle forces estimation problem. Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering 2018;21:149-160. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10255842.2018.1429596

Li, M; Xiang, ZK; Lian, ZC; Xiao, L; Zhang, J; Wei, ZH. Prediction of lung motion from four-dimensional computer tomography (4dct) images using bayesian registration and trajectory modelling. Ieee Access 2018;6:2803-2811. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2785322

*MUSCLE*
Hansen, M. Female hormones: do they influence muscle and tendon protein metabolism?. Proceedings Of The Nutrition Society 2018;77:32-41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0029665117001951

Robertson, JW; Struthers, CN; Syme, DA. Enhancement of muscle and locomotor performance by a series compliance: a mechanistic simulation study. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0191828

*NEURAL*
Chen, YT; Tsou, KS; Chen, HL; Wong, CC; Fan, YT; Wu, CT. Functional but inefficient kinesthetic motor imagery in adolescents with autism spectrum disorder. Journal Of Autism And Developmental Disorders 2018;48:784-795. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10803-017-3367-y

Cusimano, M; Brambilla, E; Capotondo, A; De Feo, D; Tomasso, A; Comi, G; D'Adamo, P; Muzio, L; Martino, G. Selective killing of spinal cord neural stem cells impairs locomotor recovery in a mouse model of spinal cord injury. Journal Of Neuroinflammation 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12974-018-1085-9

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Tortora, D; Martinetti, C; Severino, M; Uccella, S; Malova, M; Parodi, A; Brera, F; Morana, G; Ramenghi, LA; Rossi, A. The effects of mild germinal matrix-intraventricular haemorrhage on the developmental white matter microstructure of preterm neonates: a dti study. European Radiology 2018;28:1157-1166. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00330-017-5060-0

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Song, XX; Jin, LY; Li, XF; Qian, L; Shen, HX; Liu, ZD; Yu, BW. Effects of low bone mineral status on biomechanical characteristics in idiopathic scoliotic spinal deformity. World Neurosurgery 2018;110:69-5150-4969-5150-57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.10.177

Vieira, LA; dos Santos, AA; Peluso, C; Barbosa, CP; Bianco, B; Rodrigues, LMR. Influence of lifestyle characteristics and vdr polymorphisms as risk factors for intervertebral disc degeneration: a case-control study. European Journal Of Medical Research 2018;23:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40001-018-0309-x

Blaskiewicz, DJ; Harris, JE; Han, PP; Turner, AW; Mundis, GM. An in vitro evaluation of sagittal alignment in the cervical spine after insertion of supraphysiologic lordotic implants. European Spine Journal 2018;27:433-441. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-017-5110-y

Alessa, F; Ning, XP. Changes of lumbar posture and tissue loading during static trunk bending. Human Movement Science 2018;57:59-68. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2017.11.006

Stucchi, G; Battevi, N; Pandolfi, M; Galinotti, L; Iodice, S; Favero, C. Cumulative mass and niosh variable lifting index method for risk assessment: possible relations. Human Factors 2018;60:57-67. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0018720817732413

Robles, LA; Mundis, GM; Cuevas-Solorzano, A. Atlanto-occipital rotatory dislocation: a case report and systematic review. World Neurosurgery 2018;110:106-114. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.11.005

Visocchi, M; Iacopino, DG; Signorelli, F; Olivi, A; Maugeri, R. Walk the line. the surgical highways to the craniovertebral junction in endoscopic approaches: a historical perspective. World Neurosurgery 2018;110:544-557. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.06.125

Tong, MJ; Tang, Q; Wang, CG; Xiang, GH; Chen, Q; Xu, HZ; Tian, NF. Efficacy of using intermediate screws in short-segment fixation for thoracolumbar fractures: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. World Neurosurgery 2018;110:69-5055-4969-5056-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.10.157

Zheng, MH; Ji, W; Zou, L; Huang, ZP; Zhu, QG; Qu, DB. Anterior transdiscal axial screw fixation for subaxial cervical spine: a biomechanical study. World Neurosurgery 2018;110:69-5253-5769-5254-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.11.008

Boakye-Yiadom, S; Cronin, DS. On the importance of retaining stresses and strains in repositioning computational biomechanical models of the cervical spine. International Journal For Numerical Methods In Biomedical Engineering 2018;34:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cnm.2905

Lee, SJ; Im, SB; Jeong, JH; Chung, M; Kim, BT; Hwang, SC; Shin, DS. Utility of the lateral base dural tacking method in cord tumor surgery performed using unilateral hemilaminectomy: a comparison of dural window widths. World Neurosurgery 2018;110:69-5456-5269-5456-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.11.073

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Ogawa, H; Matsumoto, K; Akiyama, H. New angle measurement device to control the posterior tibial slope angle in medial opening wedge high tibial osteotomy. Archives Of Orthopaedic And Trauma Surgery 2018;138:299-305. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00402-017-2846-0

Shukla, DR; Sahu, DC; Fitzsimmons, JS; An, KN; O'Driscoll, SW. The effect of a radial neck notch on press-fit stem stability: a biomechanical study on 7 cadavers. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2018;27:523-529. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2017.09.037

Song, Y; Tang, QH; Zhou, YX. Comparison of standard suture vs barbed suture for closing the porcine knee joint: evaluation of biomechanical integrity and permeability. Journal Of Arthroplasty 2018;33:903-907. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2017.10.008

Morey, VM; Chua, KHZ; Ng, ZD; Tan, HMB; Kumar, VP. Management of the floating shoulder: does the glenopolar angle influence outcomes? a systematic review. Orthopaedics & Traumatology-Surgery & Research 2018;104:53-58. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.otsr.2017.11.004

Schwarzkopf, E; Sudkamp, N; Maier, D. Engaging osborne-cotterill lesion with mason 4 radial head elbow dislocation fracture: a case report of biomechanical importance and operative treatment. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2018;27:69-5553-6955-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2017.11.017

Le Hanneur, M; Delgrande, D; Lafosse, T; Werthel, JD; Hardy, P; Elhassan, B. Triple-bundle anatomical reconstruction using the coracoacromial ligament and the short head of biceps tendon to stabilize chronic acromioclavicular joint dislocations: a cadaver feasibility study. Orthopaedics & Traumatology-Surgery & Research 2018;104:27-32. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.otsr.2017.11.003

Lutz, C. Role of anterolateral reconstruction in patients undergoing anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Orthopaedics & Traumatology-Surgery & Research 2018;104:83-5255-8353-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.otsr.2017.03.031

*ROBOTICS*
Lee, S; Lee, S; Kim, S; Yoon, CH; Park, HJ; Kim, JY; Choi, H. Fabrication and characterization of a magnetic drilling actuator for navigation in a three-dimensional phantom vascular network. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-22110-5

Li, J; Barjuei, ES; Ciuti, G; Hao, Y; Zhang, P; Menciassi, A; Huang, Q; Dario, P. Magnetically-driven medical robots: an analytical magnetic model for endoscopic capsules design. Journal Of Magnetism And Magnetic Materials 2018;452:278-287. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmmm.2017.12.085

Khalil, ISM; Tabak, AF; Hamed, Y; Mitwally, ME; Tawakol, M; Klingner, A; Sitti, M. Swimming back and forth using planar flagellar propulsion at low reynolds numbers. Advanced Science 2018;5:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/advs.201700461

Pagano, A; Yan, TX; Chien, B; Wissa, A; Tawfick, S. A crawling robot driven by multi-stable origami. Smart Materials And Structures 2017;26:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1361-665X/aa721e

*WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY*
Gastin, PB; Cayzer, C; Dwyer, D; Robertson, S. Validity of the actigraph gt3x+and bodymedia sensewear armband to estimate energy expenditure during physical activity and sport. Journal Of Science And Medicine In Sport 2018;21:291-295. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2017.07.022

Roell, M; Roecker, K; Gehring, D; Mahler, H; Gollhofer, A. Player monitoring in indoor team sports: concurrent validity of inertial measurement units to quantify average and peak acceleration values. Frontiers In Physiology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2018.00141

*REACHING/GRASP/UPPER EXTREMITY*
Hsu, HY; Ke, CW; Kuan, TS; Yang, HC; Tsai, CL; Kuo, LC. Impacts of sensation, perception, and motor abilities of the ipsilesional upper limb on hand functions in unilateral stroke: quantifications from biomechanical and functional perspectives. Pm&R 2018;10:146-153. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pmrj.2017.07.001

*REHABILITATION*
Lewek, MD; Braun, CH; Wutzke, C; Giuliani, C. The role of movement errors in modifying spatiotemporal gait asymmetry post stroke: a randomized controlled trial. Clinical Rehabilitation 2018;32:161-172. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0269215517723056

Hasson, CJ. An interactive simulator for imposing virtual musculoskeletal dynamics. Ieee Transactions On Biomedical Engineering 2018;65:539-549. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TBME.2017.2703298

Jansen, O; Grasmuecke, D; Meindl, RC; Tegenthoff, M; Schwenkreis, P; Sczesny-Kaiser, M; Wessling, M; Schildhauer, TA; Fisahn, C; Aach, M. Hybrid assistive limb exoskeleton hal in the rehabilitation of chronic spinal cord injury: proof of concept; the results in 21 patients. World Neurosurgery 2018;110:69-5551-6955-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.10.080

Liu, K; Yan, JC; Liu, Y; Ye, M. Noninvasive estimation of joint moments with inertial sensor system for analysis of sts rehabilitation training. Journal Of Healthcare Engineering 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/6570617

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Kim, HK; Mirjalili, SA; Fernandez, J. Gait kinetics, kinematics, spatiotemporal and foot plantar pressure alteration in response to long-distance running: systematic review. Human Movement Science 2018;57:342-356. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2017.09.012

Danielsen, J; Sandbakk, O; McGhie, D; Ettema, G. The effect of exercise intensity on joint power and dynamics in ergometer double-poling performed by cross-country skiers. Human Movement Science 2018;57:83-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2017.11.010

Kerr, HA; Ledet, EH; Ata, A; Newitt, JL; Barbara, MS; Kahanda, M; Schlueter, ES. Does instructional video footage improve tackle technique?. International Journal Of Sports Science & Coaching 2018;13:3-15. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1747954117711867

Tsuboi, H; Nishimura, Y; Sakata, T; Tanina, H; Arakawa, H; Nakamura, T; Umezu, Y; Tajima, F. Properties of paraspinal muscles in japanese high school baseball players with terminal-stage lumbar spondylolysis. Pm&R 2018;10:175-182. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pmrj.2017.06.018

Ihalainen, S; Mononen, K; Linnamo, V; Kuitunen, S. Which technical factors explain competition performance in air rifle shooting?. International Journal Of Sports Science & Coaching 2018;13:78-85. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1747954117707481

Vicinanza, D; Newell, KM; Irwin, G; Smith, L; Williams, GKR. Limit cycle dynamics of the gymnastics longswing. Human Movement Science 2018;57:217-226. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2017.12.014

Hurst, HT; Rylands, L; Atkins, S; Enright, K; Roberts, SJ. Profiling of translational and rotational head accelerations in youth bmx with and without neck brace. Journal Of Science And Medicine In Sport 2018;21:263-267. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2017.05.018

Stoggl, T; Welde, B; Supej, M; Zoppirolli, C; Rolland, CG; Holmberg, HC; Pellegrini, B. Impact of incline, sex and level of performance on kinematics during a distance race in classical cross-country skiing. Journal Of Sports Science And Medicine 2018;17:124-133.

Hunter, GR; Plaisance, EP; Carter, SJ; Fisher, G. Why intensity is not a bad word: optimizing health status at any age. Clinical Nutrition 2018;37:56-60. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clnu.2017.02.004

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Wagner, M; Schmoelz, W; Stofferin, H; Arora, R. Biomechanical in vitro comparison of suture anchors for thumb ucl repair. Archives Of Orthopaedic And Trauma Surgery 2018;138:435-442. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00402-018-2877-1

Nyland, J; Campbell, K; Kalloub, A; Strauss, EJ; Kuban, K; Caborn, DNM. Medial meniscus grafting restores normal tibiofemoral contact pressures. Archives Of Orthopaedic And Trauma Surgery 2018;138:361-367. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00402-017-2849-x

Sardi, JP; Iwanaga, J; Voin, V; Schmidt, C; Loukas, M; Chapman, JR; Oskouian, RJ; Tubbs, RS. The alar ligaments: a cadaveric and radiologic comparison study. World Neurosurgery 2018;110:517-520. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.07.080

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
May, Z; Kumar, R; Fuehrmann, T; Tam, R; Vulic, K; Forero, J; Osma, AL; Fenrich, K; Assinck, P; Lee, MJ; Moulson, A; Shoichet, MS; Tetzlaff, W; Biernaskie, J; Fouad, K. Adult skin-derived precursor schwann cell grafts form growths in the injured spinal cord of fischer rats. Biomedical Materials 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-605X/aa95f8

Gholipourmalekabadi, M; Samadikuchaksaraei, A; Seifalian, AM; Urbanska, AM; Ghanbarian, H; Hardy, JG; Omrani, MD; Mozafari, M; Reis, RL; Kundu, SC. Silk fibroin/amniotic membrane 3d bi-layered artificial skin. Biomedical Materials 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-605X/aa999b

Sridhar, SL; Mei, Y; Goenezen, S. Improving the sensitivity to map nonlinear parameters for hyperelastic problems. Computer Methods In Applied Mechanics And Engineering 2018;331:474-491. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2017.11.028

Ruiz-Zapata, AM; Feola, AJ; Heesakkers, J; de Graaf, P; Blaganje, M; Sievert, KD. Biomechanical properties of the pelvic floor and its relation to pelvic floor disorders. European Urology Supplements 2018;17:80-90. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eursup.2017.12.002

Sonenblum, SE; Sprigle, SH. Buttock tissue response to loading in men with spinal cord injury. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0191868

Harrell, CR; Djonov, V; Fellabaum, C; Volarevic, V. Risks of using sterilization by gamma radiation: the other side of the coin. International Journal Of Medical Sciences 2018;15:274-279. http://dx.doi.org/10.7150/ijms.22644

Chen, F; Saknite, I; Gandelman, JS; Vain, A; Vaughan, LA; Clifton, C; Logue, M; Byrne, MT; Kassim, AA; Savani, BN; Jagasia, M; Tkaczyk, E. Sclerotic chronic graft-versus-host disease severity can be assessed via biomechanical properties of skin. Biology Of Blood And Marrow Transplantation 2018;24:83-4957-5683-4957-57.

Ivanova, AA; Surmeneva, MA; Shugurov, VV; Koval, NN; Shulepov, IA; Surmenev, RA. Physico-mechanical properties of ti-zr coatings fabricated via ion assisted arc-plasma deposition. Vacuum 2018;149:129-133. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vacuum.2017.12.024

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Pokharel, BB; Boecker, I; Kwon, IY; Jeyachanthiran, L; McBride, P; Harlander-Matauschek, A. How does the presence of excreta affect the behavior of laying hens on scratch pads?. Poultry Science 2018;97:743-748. http://dx.doi.org/10.3382/ps/pex375

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Guindolet, D; Crouzet, E; He, ZG; Herbepin, P; Jumelle, C; Perrache, C; Dumollard, JM; Forest, F; Peoc'h, M; Gain, P; Gabison, E; Thuret, G. Storage of porcine cornea in an innovative bioreactor. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2017;58:5899-5909. http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.17-22218

Hugo, J; Granget, E; Yin, GHW; Sampo, M; Hoffart, L. Intraocular pressure measurements and corneal biomechanical properties using a dynamic scheimpflug analyzer, after several keratoplasty techniques, versus normal eyes. Journal Francais D Ophtalmologie 2018;41:30-38. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfo.2017.06.006

Shetty, R; Francis, M; Shroff, R; Pahuja, N; Khamar, P; Girrish, M; Nuijts, RMMA; Roy, AS. Corneal biomechanical changes and tissue remodeling after smile and lasik. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2017;58:5695-5704. http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.17-22864

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Bouman, D; Stins, JF. Back off! the effect of emotion on backward step initiation. Human Movement Science 2018;57:280-290. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2017.09.006

Halovic, S; Kroos, C. Not all is noticed: kinematic cues of emotion-specific gait. Human Movement Science 2018;57:478-488. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2017.11.008