LITERATURE UPDATE
April 26 - May 02, 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*
Hirakawa, Y; Manaka, T; Orita, K; Ito, Y; Ichikawa, K; Nakamura, H. The accelerated effect of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein 2 delivered by beta-tricalcium phosphate on tendon-to-bone repair process in rabbit models. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2018;27:894-902. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2017.11.025

Van Mechelen, M; Gulino, GR; de Vlam, K; Lories, R. Bone disease in axial spondyloarthritis. Calcified Tissue International 2018;102:547-558. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00223-017-0356-2

Tanaka, K; Xue, YB; Nguyen-Yamamoto, L; Morris, JA; Kanazawa, I; Sugimoto, T; Wing, SS; Richards, JB; Goltzman, D. Fam210a is a novel determinant of bone and muscle structure and strength. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2018;115:69-5155-5357-6951-5554-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1719089115

Wang, YM; Zhu, Y; Lu, SD; Hu, CF; Zhong, WR; Chai, YM. Beneficial effects of paeoniflorin on osteoporosis induced by high-carbohydrate, high-fat diet-associated hyperlipidemia in vivo. Biochemical And Biophysical Research Communications 2018;498:981-987. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbrc.2018.03.093

Wang, BW; Chen, RS; Chen, FR; Dong, JJ; Wu, ZX; Wang, H; Yang, Z; Wang, FQ; Wang, J; Yang, XF; Feng, YF; Huang, ZY; Lei, W; Liu, HY. Effects of moisture content and loading profile on changing properties of bone micro-biomechanical characteristics. Medical Science Monitor 2018;24:2252-2258. http://dx.doi.org/10.12659/MSM.906910

Marchini, M; Rolian, C. Artificial selection sheds light on developmental mechanisms of limb elongation. Evolution 2018;72:825-837. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/evo.13447

Khandaker, M; Riahinezhad, S; Sultana, F; Morris, T; Wolf, R; Vaughan, M. Effect of collagen-polycaprolactone nanofibers matrix coating on the in vitro cytocompatibility and in vivo bone responses of titanium. Journal Of Medical And Biological Engineering 2018;38:197-210. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40846-017-0312-7

Wang, F; Han, LH; Wang, XH; Li, YY; Zhu, YJ; Wang, JF; Xue, CH. Sialoglycoprotein isolated from eggs of carassius auratus promotes fracture healing in osteoporotic mice. Journal Of Food And Drug Analysis 2018;26:716-724. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfda.2017.07.017

Morasiewicz, P; Urbanski, W; Kulej, M; Dragan, SL; Dragan, SF; Pawik, L. Balance and lower limb loads distribution after ilizarov corticotomy. Injury-International Journal Of The Care Of The Injured 2018;49:860-865. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2018.03.016

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Cheng, YP; McGregor, J; Conditt, G; Montero-Baker, M; Kaluza, G; Granada, J. Biomechanics and drug elution in arterial response to peripheral stents: an oct comparative study of 3 contemporary stents in balloon-predilated femoral arteries of familial hypercholesterolemic swine. Journal Of The American College Of Cardiology 2018;71:1232-1232. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0735-1097(18)31773-X

Gilbert, K; Forsch, N; Hegde, S; Mauger, C; Omens, JH; Perry, JC; Pontre, B; Suinesiaputra, A; Young, AA; McCulloch, AD. Atlas-based computational analysis of heart shape and function in congenital heart disease. Journal Of Cardiovascular Translational Research 2018;11:123-132. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12265-017-9778-5

Govindarajan, V; Mousel, J; Udaykumar, HS; Vigmostad, SC; McPherson, DD; Kim, H; Chandran, KB. Synergy between diastolic mitral valve function and left ventricular flow aids in valve closure and blood transport during systole. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-24469-x

Ceresa, M; Olivares, AL; Noailly, J; Ballester, MAG. Coupled immunological and biomechanical model of emphysema progression. Frontiers In Physiology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2018.00388

Li, HL; He, CW; Feng, JH; Zhang, Y; Tang, QZ; Bian, ZY; Bai, X; Zhou, H; Jiang, H; Heximer, SP; Qin, M; Huang, H; Liu, PP; Huang, CX. Regulator of g protein signaling 5 protects against cardiac hypertrophy and fibrosis during biomechanical stress of pressure overload (vol 107, pg 13818, 2010). Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2018;115:69-5156-5356-6951-5654-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1804573115

*COMPARATIVE*
Daugaard-Petersen, T; Langebaek, R; Riget, FF; Dyck, M; Letcher, RJ; Hyldstrup, L; Jensen, JEB; Dietz, R; Sonne, C. Persistent organic pollutants and penile bone mineral density in east greenland and canadian polar bears (ursus maritimus) during 1996-2015. Environment International 2018;114:212-218. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2018.02.022

Patel, RG; Kennedy, EBL; Clubb, BL; Uyeno, TA; Clark, AJ. Comparative biomechanics of diverse hagfish skins. Integrative And Comparative Biology 2018;58:69-4955-5269-4955-52.

Gearty, W; McClain, CR; Payne, JL. Energetic tradeoffs control the size distribution of aquatic mammals. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2018;115:4194-4199. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1712629115

Renaud, S; Ledevin, R; Pisanu, B; Chapuis, JL; Quillfeldt, P; Hardouin, EA. Divergent in shape and convergent in function: adaptive evolution of the mandible in sub-antarctic mice. Evolution 2018;72:878-892. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/evo.13467

Fornel, R; Cordeiro-Estrela, P; de Freitas, TRO. Skull shape and size variation within and between mendocinus and torquatus groups in the genus ctenomys (rodentia: ctenomyidae) in chromosomal polymorphism context. Genetics And Molecular Biology 2018;41:263-272. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1678-4685-GMB-2017-0074

Styga, JM; Houslay, TM; Wilson, AJ; Earley, RL. Ontogeny of the morphology-performance axis in an amphibious fish (kryptolebias marmoratus). Journal Of Experimental Zoology Part A-Ecological And Integrative Physiology 2017;327:620-634. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jez.2150

Nadein, K; Betz, O. Jumping mechanisms and performance in beetles. ii. weevils (coleoptera: curculionidae: rhamphini). Arthropod Structure & Development 2018;47:131-143. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asd.2018.02.006

Tomar, MPS; Taluja, JS; Vaish, R; Shrivastav, AB; Shahi, A; Sumbria, D. Gross anatomy of scapula in tiger (panthera tigris). Indian Journal Of Animal Research 2018;52:547-550. http://dx.doi.org/10.18805/ijar.B-3252

Ichinohe, R; Shiino, Y; Kurihara, T. The passive spatial behaviour and feeding model of living nassellarian radiolarians: morpho-functional insights into radiolarian adaptation. Marine Micropaleontology 2018;140:95-103. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marmicro.2018.02.002

Rebora, M; Michels, J; Salerno, G; Heepe, L; Gorb, E; Gorb, S. Tarsal attachment devices of the southern green stink bug nezara viridula (heteroptera: pentatomidae). Journal Of Morphology 2018;279:660-672. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jmor.20801

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Hernandez-Orsini, R; Silva-Coll, J. Contemporary class ii division 2 nonextraction adult treatment. American Journal Of Orthodontics And Dentofacial Orthopedics 2018;153:568-576. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajodo.2016.12.031

Cardoso, AL; Lima, CAD; Montebello, A; Pereira, AA. Radiographic analysis of dental implant extensions using bone grafts on dogs. Clinical Implant Dentistry And Related Research 2018;20:222-228. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cid.12581

Huynh, N; Li, FC; Friedman, S; Kishen, A. Biomechanical effects of bonding pericervical dentin in maxillary premolars. Journal Of Endodontics 2018;44:659-664. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joen.2018.01.002

*DIGESTIVE*
Gregersen, H; Lo, KM. What is the future of impedance planimetry in gastroenterology?. Journal Of Neurogastroenterology And Motility 2018;24:166-181. http://dx.doi.org/10.5056/jnm18013

*ERGONOMICS*
Tennant, LM; Chong, HC; Acker, SM. The effects of a simulated occupational kneeling exposure on squat mechanics and knee joint load during gait. Ergonomics 2018;61:839-852. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140139.2017.1411529

Berrio, S; Barrero, LH. Effect of time elapsed since last pruner maintenance on upper-extremity biomechanics during manual flower cutting. Journal Of Agromedicine 2018;23:166-175. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1059924X.2017.1423250

Madinei, S; Ning, XP. Effects of the weight configuration of hand load on trunk musculature during static weight holding. Ergonomics 2018;61:831-838. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140139.2017.1387675

Weston, EB; Aurand, A; Dufour, JS; Knapik, GG; Marras, WS. Biomechanicallydetermined hand force limits protecting the low back during occupational pushing and pulling tasks. Ergonomics 2018;61:853-865. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140139.2017.1417643

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Kozma, EE; Webb, NM; Harcourt-Smith, WEH; Raichlen, DA; D'Aout, K; Brown, MH; Finestone, EM; Ross, SR; Aerts, P; Pontzer, H. Hip extensor mechanics and the evolution of walking and climbing capabilities in humans, apes, and fossil hominins. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2018;115:4134-4139. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1715120115

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Wang, JY; Boltes, M; Seyfried, A; Zhang, J; Ziemer, V; Weng, WG. Linking pedestrian flow characteristics with stepping locomotion. Physica A-Statistical Mechanics And Its Applications 2018;500:106-120. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physa.2018.02.021

King, MG; Lawrenson, PR; Semciw, AI; Middleton, KJ; Crossley, KM. Lower limb biomechanics in femoroacetabular impingement syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis. British Journal Of Sports Medicine 2018;52:566-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2017-097839

Ohtaka-Maruyama, C; Okamoto, M; Endo, K; Oshima, M; Kaneko, N; Yura, K; Okado, H; Miyata, T; Maeda, N. Synaptic transmission from subplate neurons controls radial migration of neocortical neurons. Science 2018;360:313-316. http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aar2866

Sims, DT; Onambele-Pearson, GL; Burden, A; Payton, C; Morse, CI. The oxygen consumption and metabolic cost of walking and running in adults with achondroplasia. Frontiers In Physiology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2018.00410

Wu, Y; Yao, DJ; Xiao, XH. The effects of ground compliance on flexible planar passive biped dynamic walking. Journal Of Mechanical Science And Technology 2018;32:1793-1804. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12206-018-0336-0

Gaffney, BMM; Christiansen, CL; Murray, AM; Davidson, BS. Trunk movement compensations and corresponding core muscle demand during step ambulation in people with unilateral transtibial amputation. Journal Of Electromyography And Kinesiology 2018;39:16-25. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jelekin.2018.01.002

Kim, S; Nussbaum, MA; Ulman, S. Impacts of using a head-worn display on gait performance during level walking and obstacle crossing. Journal Of Electromyography And Kinesiology 2018;39:142-148. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jelekin.2018.02.007

Phinyomark, A; Petri, G; Ibanez-Marcelo, E; Osis, ST; Ferber, R. Analysis of big data in gait biomechanics: current trends and future directions. Journal Of Medical And Biological Engineering 2018;38:244-260. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40846-017-0297-2

Kamono, A; Ogihara, N. Weight-shift ability significantly correlates with walking velocity in post-acute stroke patients. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2018;232:361-370. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411918757814

Nilsson, NC; Peck, T; Bruder, G; Hodgson, E; Serafin, S; Whitton, M; Rosenberg, ES; Steinicke, F. 15 years of research on redirected walking in immersive virtual environments. Ieee Computer Graphics And Applications 2018;38:44-56.

Allin, LJ; Nussbaum, MA; Madigan, ML. Feet kinematics upon slipping discriminate between recoveries and three types of slip-induced falls. Ergonomics 2018;61:866-876. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140139.2017.1413212

Dafkin, C; Green, A; Olivier, B; McKinon, W; Kerr, S. Distal muscle activity alterations during the stance phase of gait in restless leg syndrome (rls) patients. Sleep Medicine 2018;45:89-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sleep.2018.01.013

Saito, A; Tomita, A; Ando, R; Watanabe, K; Akima, H. Muscle synergies are consistent across level and uphill treadmill running. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-24332-z

Ji, Q; Wang, F; Zhou, R; Li, JH; Wang, J; Ye, XS. Assessment of ankle muscle activation by muscle synergies in healthy and post-stroke gait. Physiological Measurement 2018;39:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1361-6579/aab2ed

Lewis, CL; Loverro, KL; Khuu, A. Kinematic differences during single-leg step-down between individuals with femoroacetabular impingement syndrome and individuals without hip pain. Journal Of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy 2018;48:270-279. http://dx.doi.org/10.2519/jospt.2018.7794

*ANIMAL LOCOMOTION*
Medina, I; Cooke, GM; Ord, TJ. Walk, swim or fly? locomotor mode predicts genetic differentiation in vertebrates. Ecology Letters 2018;21:638-645. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ele.12930

Takeuchi, E; Ito-Ishida, A; Yuzaki, M; Yanagihara, D. Improvement of cerebellar ataxic gait by injecting cbln1 into the cerebellum of cbln1-null mice. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-24490-0

Bilbao, A; Patel, AK; Rahman, M; Vanapalli, SA; Blawzdziewicz, J. Roll maneuvers are essential for active reorientation of caenorhabditis elegans in 3d media. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2018;115:69-5154-4954-6951-5450-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1706754115

Sarnaik, R; Raman, IM. Control of voluntary and woptogenetically perturbed locomotion by spike rate and timing of neurons of the mouse cerebellar nuclei. Elife 2018;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.29546

Bachi, B; Wiestner, T; Stoll, A; Waldern, NM; Imboden, I; Weishaupt, MA. Changes of ground reaction force and timing variables in the course of habituation of horses to the treadmill. Journal Of Equine Veterinary Science 2018;63:13-23. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jevs.2017.12.013

Aiello, BR; Gillis, GB; Fox, JL. Sensory feedback and animal locomotion: perspectives from biology and biorobotics: an introduction to the symposium.. Integrative And Comparative Biology 2018;58:69-5169-51.

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Eichelberger, P; Blasimann, A; Lutz, N; Krause, F; Baur, H. A minimal markerset for three-dimensional foot function assessment: measuring navicular drop and drift under dynamic conditions. Journal Of Foot And Ankle Research 2018;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13047-018-0257-2

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
LaPrade, RF. Editorial commentary: we know we need to fix knee meniscal radial root tearsd-but how best to perform the repairs?. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2018;34:1069-1071. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.11.009

Orozco, MDD; Abousamra, O; Chen, BPJ; Rogers, KJ; Sees, JP; Miller, F. Knee deformities in children with down syndrome: a focus on knee malalignment. Journal Of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2018;38:266-273.

Deehan, DJ; Ghosh, KM; Blain, A; Longstaff, L; Rushton, S. Sagittal flexion arc evaluation for a modern generation single-radius femoral component design. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2018;232:412-417. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411918759136

Makii, Y; Asaka, M; Setogawa, S; Fujiki, S; Hosaka, Y; Yano, F; Oka, H; Tanaka, S; Fukui, N; Yanagihara, D; Saito, T. Alteration of gait parameters in a mouse model of surgically induced knee osteoarthritis. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery 2018;26:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2309499018768017

Bigham, HJ; Flaxman, TE; Smith, AJJ; Benoit, DL. Neuromuscular adaptations in older males and females with knee osteoarthritis during weight-bearing force control. Knee 2018;25:40-50. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2017.06.004

Starke, C; Lohmann, CH; Kopf, S. Stiffness of meniscus tissue depends on tibio-femoral load and structural integrity of the meniscus root. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2018;232:418-422. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411918759802

*METHODS*
Zehr, JD; Howarth, SJ; Beach, TAC. Using relative phase analyses and vector coding to quantify pelvis-thorax coordination during lifting-a methodological investigation. Journal Of Electromyography And Kinesiology 2018;39:104-113. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jelekin.2018.02.004

Cockcroft, J; Muller, J; Scheffer, C. Robust tracking of bicycle crank angles using magneto-inertial sensors, domain constraints and functional frame alignment techniques. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part P-Journal Of Sports Engineering And Technology 2018;232:5-14. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1754337116652048

Baxter-Gilbert, J; Muhlenhaupt, M; Whiting, MJ. Comparability and repeatability of three commonly used methods for measuring endurance capacity. Journal Of Experimental Zoology Part A-Ecological And Integrative Physiology 2017;327:583-591. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jez.2145

*MODELING*
Holmes, JW; Lumens, J. Clinical applications of patient-specific models: the case for a simple approach. Journal Of Cardiovascular Translational Research 2018;11:71-79. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12265-018-9787-z

*MUSCLE*
Liao, WC; Chen, YH; Li, HY; Wang, TT; Lan, P; Pan, KH; Ge, HQ; Xie, QM; Zhou, JC. Diaphragmatic dysfunction in sepsis due to severe acute pancreatitis complicated by intra-abdominal hypertension. Journal Of International Medical Research 2018;46:1349-1357. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0300060517747163

Camuglia, JM; Mandigo, TR; Moschella, R; Mark, J; Hudson, CH; Sheen, D; Folker, ES. An rnai based screen in drosophila larvae identifies fascin as a regulator of myoblast fusion and myotendinous junction structure. Skeletal Muscle 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13395-018-0159-9

Myrie, SB; Pinder, MA. Skeletal muscle and fetal alcohol spectrum disorder. Biochemistry And Cell Biology 2018;96:222-229. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/bcb-2017-0118

Creze, M; Soubeyrand, M; Yue, JL; Gagey, O; Maitre, X; Bellin, MF. Magnetic resonance elastography of the lumbar back muscles: a preliminary study. Clinical Anatomy 2018;31:514-520. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ca.23065

*NEURAL*
Viney, TJ; Salib, M; Joshi, A; Unal, G; Berry, N; Somogyi, P. Shared rhythmic subcortical gabaergic input to the entorhinal cortex and presubiculum. Elife 2018;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.34395

Brownstone, RM; Chopek, JW. Reticulospinal systems for tuning motor commands. Frontiers In Neural Circuits 2018;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fncir.2018.00030

Duan, HQ; Wu, QL; Yao, X; Fan, BY; Shi, HY; Zhao, CX; Zhang, Y; Li, B; Sun, C; Kong, XH; Zhou, XF; Feng, SQ. Nafamostat mesilate attenuates inflammation and apoptosis and promotes locomotor recovery after spinal cord injury. Cns Neuroscience & Therapeutics 2018;24:429-438. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cns.12801

Ferrario, A; Merrison-Hort, R; Soffe, SR; Borisyuk, R. Structural and functional properties of a probabilistic model of neuronal connectivity in a simple locomotor network. Elife 2018;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.33281

Sperry, ZJ; Na, K; Parizi, SS; Chiel, HJ; Seymour, J; Yoon, E; Bruns, TM. Flexible microelectrode array for interfacing with the surface of neural ganglia. Journal Of Neural Engineering 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2552/aab55f

Miyazawa, H; Okumura, K; Hiyoshi, K; Maruyama, K; Kakinuma, H; Amo, R; Okamoto, H; Yamasu, K; Tsuda, S. Optical interrogation of neuronal circuitry in zebrafish using genetically encoded voltage indicators. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-23906-1

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Jayyosi, C; Lee, N; Nallasamy, S; Willcockson, A; Mahendroo, M; Myers, K. A biomechanical signature to assess cervical extracellular components in term and preterm birth.. Reproductive Sciences 2018;25:49-4851-6549-4851-65.

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Qian, L; Jiang, C; Sun, P; Xu, D; Wang, Y; Fu, M; Zhong, S; Ouyang, J. A comparison of the biomechanical stability of pedicle-lengthening screws and traditional pedicle screws an in vitro instant and fatigue-resistant pull-out test. Bone & Joint Journal 2018;4900B:. 516-521

http://dx.doi.org/10.1302/0301-620X....J-2017-0877.R1. Luo, Y; Li, SY; Tian, FM; Song, HP; Zhang, YZ; Zhang, L. Effects of human parathyroid hormone 1-34 on bone loss and lumbar intervertebral disc degeneration in ovariectomized rats. International Orthopaedics 2018;42:1183-1190. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00264-018-3821-2

Wu, HH; Tang, T; Yu, X; Pang, Qj. Stability of two anterior fixations for three-column injury in the lower cervical spine: biomechanical evaluation of anterior pedicle screw-plate fixation. Journal Of International Medical Research 2018;46:1455-1460. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0300060517734687

Ozalp, H; Ozkaya, M; Yaman, O; Demir, T. Biomechanical comparison of transdiscal fixation and posterior fixation with and without transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion in the treatment of l5-s1 lumbosacral joint. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2018;232:371-377. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411918760959

Wang, L; Kang, JF; Shi, L; Fu, J; Li, DC; Guo, Z; Liu, CZ; Dong, SP; Jiang, X. Investigation into factors affecting the mechanical behaviours of a patient-specific vertebral body replacement. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2018;232:378-387. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411918754926

Onen, MR; Basgul, C; Yilmaz, I; Ozkaya, M; Demir, T; Naderi, S. Comparison of rigid and semi-rigid instrumentation under acute load on vertebrae treated with posterior lumbar interbody fusion/transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion procedures: an experimental study. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2018;232:388-394. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411918755416

Tambe, AD; Panikkar, SJ; Millner, PA; Tsirikos, AI. Current concepts in the surgical management of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Bone & Joint Journal 2018;4900B:. 415-424

. *ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Brand, JC. Editorial commentary: a model for shoulder rotator cuff repair and for basic science investigations. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2018;34:1184-1185. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2018.01.042

Zampeli, F; Terzidis, I; Espregueira-Mendes, J; Georgoulis, JD; Bernard, M; Pappas, E; Georgoulis, AD. Restoring tibiofemoral alignment during acl reconstruction results in better knee biomechanics. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2018;26:1367-1374. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-017-4742-0

Ahmad, SS; Hirschmann, MT; Voumard, B; Kohl, S; Zysset, P; Mukabeta, T; Evangelopoulos, DS; Ateschrang, A. Adjustable loop acl suspension devices demonstrate less reliability in terms of reproducibility and irreversible displacement. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2018;26:1392-1398. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-017-4769-2

Marra, MA; Strzelczak, M; Heesterbeek, PJC; van de Groes, SAW; Janssen, DW; Koopman, BFJM; Wymenga, AB; Verdonschot, NJJ. Anterior referencing of tibial slope in total knee arthroplasty considerably influences knee kinematics: a musculoskeletal simulation study. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2018;26:1540-1548. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-017-4561-3

Chung, KS; Choi, CH; Bae, TS; Ha, JK; Jun, DJ; Wang, JH; Kim, JG. Comparison of tibiofemoral contact mechanics after various transtibial and all-inside fixation techniques for medial meniscus posterior root radial tears in a porcine model. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2018;34:1060-1068. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.09.041

Lorbach, O; Zumbansen, N; Kieb, M; Efe, T; Pizanis, A; Kohn, D; Haupert, A. Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction: impact of knee flexion angle during graft fixation on dynamic patellofemoral contact pressured-a biomechanical study. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2018;34:1072-1082. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.09.047

Scott, CEH; Wade, FA; MacDonald, D; Nutton, RW. Ten-year survival and patient-reported outcomes of a medial unicompartmental knee arthroplasty incorporating an all-polyethylene tibial component. Archives Of Orthopaedic And Trauma Surgery 2018;138:719-729. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00402-018-2908-y

Veen, EJD; Stevens, M; Diercks, RL. Biceps autograft augmentation for rotator cuff repair: a systematic review. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2018;34:1297-1305. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.10.044

Hulsmans, MH; Van Heijl, M; Houwert, RM; Burger, BJ; Verleisdonk, EJM; Veeger, DJ; van der Meijden, OA. Surgical fixation of midshaft clavicle fractures: a systematic review of biomechanical studies. Injury-International Journal Of The Care Of The Injured 2018;49:753-765. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2018.02.017

Kam, AW; Lam, PH; Haen, PSWA; Tan, M; Shamsudin, A; Murrell, GAC. Preventing brachial plexus injury during shoulder surgery: a real-time cadaveric study. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2018;27:912-922. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2017.11.030

Hong, CK; Yeh, ML; Jou, IM; Lin, CL; Chang, CH; Chang, CH; Su, WR. The effect of humeral-fenestration diameter in outerbridge-kashiwagi arthroplasty on failure load of the distal humerus: a cadaveric biomechanical study. Archives Of Orthopaedic And Trauma Surgery 2018;138:623-628. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00402-018-2876-2

Nho, SJ; Neal, WH. Editorial commentary: what irks a hip arthroscopist? intraoperative anchor failure. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2018;34:1217-1218. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.12.020

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Dars, S; Uden, H; Kumar, S; Banwell, HA. When, why and how foot orthoses (fos) should be prescribed for children with flexible pes planus: a delphi survey of podiatrists. Peerj 2018;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.4667

Major, MJ; Scham, J; Orendurff, M. The effects of common footwear on stance-phase mechanical properties of the prosthetic foot-shoe system. Prosthetics And Orthotics International 2018;42:198-207. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0309364617706749

Lo, WT; Wong, DP; Yick, KL; Ng, SP; Yip, J. The biomechanical effects and perceived comfort of textile-fabricated insoles during straight line walking. Prosthetics And Orthotics International 2018;42:153-162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0309364617696084

*ROBOTICS*
Zhong, B; Zhang, SW; Xu, M; Zhou, YC; Fang, T; Li, WH. On a cpg-based hexapod robot: amphihex-ii with variable stiffness legs. Ieee-Asme Transactions On Mechatronics 2018;23:542-551. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TMECH.2018.2800776

Kurumaya, S; Phillips, BT; Becker, KP; Rosen, MH; Gruber, DF; Galloway, KC; Suzumori, K; Wood, RJ. A modular soft robotic wrist for underwater manipulation. Soft Robotics NaN;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/soro.2017.0097

Wahrmann, D; Wu, YZ; Sygulla, F; Hildebrandt, AC; Wittmann, R; Seiwald, P; Rixen, D. Time-variable, event-based walking control for biped robots. International Journal Of Advanced Robotic Systems 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1729881418768918

Rieffel, J; Mouret, JB. Adaptive and resilient soft tensegrity robots. Soft Robotics NaN;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/soro.2017.0066

Yun, D. Development of a mobile robot mimicking the frilled lizard. Journal Of Mechanical Science And Technology 2018;32:1787-1792. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12206-018-0335-1

Rios, SA; Fleming, AJ; Yong, YK. Monolithic piezoelectric insect with resonance walking. Ieee-Asme Transactions On Mechatronics 2018;23:524-530. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TMECH.2018.2792618

Verma, S; Shen, D; Xu, JX. Motion control of robotic fish under dynamic environmental conditions using adaptive control approach. Ieee Journal Of Oceanic Engineering 2018;43:381-390. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JOE.2017.2758158

*WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY*
Safaei, M; Meneghini, RM; Anton, SR. Energy harvesting and sensing with embedded piezoelectric ceramics in knee implants. Ieee-Asme Transactions On Mechatronics 2018;23:864-874. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TMECH.2018.2794182

Belbasis, A; Fuss, FK. Muscle performance investigated with a novel smart compression garment based on pressure sensor force myography and its validation against emg. Frontiers In Physiology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2018.00408

Zhang, XS; Han, MD; Kim, B; Bao, JF; Brugger, J; Zhang, HX. All-in-one self-powered flexible microsystems based on triboelectric nanogenerators. Nano Energy 2018;47:410-426. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2018.02.046

He, C; Chen, BD; Jiang, T; Xu, L; Han, CB; Gu, GQ; Wang, ZL. Radial-grating pendulum-structured triboelectric nanogenerator for energy harvesting and tilting-angle sensing. Advanced Materials Technologies 2018;3:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/admt.201700251

*REHABILITATION*
Mutlu, EK; Ercin, E; Ozdincler, AR; Ones, N. A comparison of two manual physical therapy approaches and electrotherapy modalities for patients with knee osteoarthritis: a randomized three arm clinical trial. Physiotherapy Theory And Practice 2018;34:600-612. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09593985.2018.1423591

Hurtado, JDC; Sanchez, JPB; Nunes, RB; de Oliveira, AA. Stem cell transplantation and physical exercise in parkinson's disease, a literature review of human and animal studies. Stem Cell Reviews And Reports 2018;14:166-176. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12015-017-9798-1

Ogourtsova, T; Archambault, PS; Lamontagne, A. Post-stroke unilateral spatial neglect: virtual reality-based navigation and detection tasks reveal lateralized and non-lateralized deficits in tasks of varying perceptual and cognitive demands. Journal Of Neuroengineering And Rehabilitation 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12984-018-0374-y

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Agresta, C; Ward, CR; Wright, WG; Tucker, CA. The effect of unilateral arm swing motion on lower extremity running mechanics associated with injury risk. Sports Biomechanics 2018;17:206-215. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2016.1269186

Mok, KM; Bahr, R; Krosshaug, T. Reliability of lower limb biomechanics in two sport-specific sidestep cutting tasks. Sports Biomechanics 2018;17:157-167. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2016.1260766

Solomito, M; Ferreira, J. Biomechanical differences between left- and right-handed baseball pitchers (vol 16, pg 143, 2016). Sports Biomechanics 2018;17:285-285. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2016.1200290

Friesenbichler, B; Item-Glatthorn, JF; Neunstocklin, F; Casartelli, NC; Guilhem, G; Maffiuletti, NA. Differences in trunk and thigh muscle strength, endurance and thickness between elite sailors and non-sailors. Sports Biomechanics 2018;17:216-226. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2016.1271008

Guo, N; Fan, XY; Wu, YT; Li, ZL; Liu, SJ; Wang, LJ; Yao, J; Li, YH. Effect of constraint loading on the lower limb muscle forces in weightless treadmill exercise. Journal Of Healthcare Engineering 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/8487308

Thompson, SF; Guess, TM; Plackis, AC; Sherman, SL; Gray, AD. Youth baseball pitching mechanics: a systematic review. Sports Health-A Multidisciplinary Approach 2018;10:133-140. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1941738117738189

Pytiak, AV; Kraeutler, MJ; Currie, DW; McCarty, EC; Comstock, RD. An epidemiological comparison of elbow injuries among united states high school baseball and softball players, 2005-2006 through 2014-2015. Sports Health-A Multidisciplinary Approach 2018;10:119-124. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1941738117736493

Keller, RA; De Giacomo, AF; Neumann, JA; Limpisvasti, O; Tibone, JE. Glenohumeral internal rotation deficit and risk of upper extremity injury in overhead athletes: a meta-analysis and systematic review. Sports Health-A Multidisciplinary Approach 2018;10:125-132. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1941738118756577

Dai, BY; Cook, RF; Meyer, EA; Sciascia, Y; Hinshaw, TJ; Wang, CY; Zhu, Q. The effect of a secondary cognitive task on landing mechanics and jump performance. Sports Biomechanics 2018;17:192-205. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2016.1265579

Ishii, T; Ae, M; Suzuki, Y; Kobayashi, Y. Kinematic comparison of the seoi-nage judo technique between elite and college athletes. Sports Biomechanics 2018;17:238-250. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2017.1284256

Mauntel, TC; Cram, TR; Frank, BS; Begalle, RL; Norcross, MF; Blackburn, JT; Padua, DA. Kinematic and neuromuscular relationships between lower extremity clinical movement assessments. Sports Biomechanics 2018;17:273-284. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2017.1348536

Fox, AS; Bonacci, J; McLean, SG; Saunders, N. Exploring individual adaptations to an anterior cruciate ligament injury prevention programme. Knee 2018;25:83-98. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2017.11.011

Encarnacion-Martinez, A; Garcia-Gallart, A; Gallardo, AM; Sanchez-Saez, JA; Sanchez-Sanchez, J. Effects of structural components of artificial turf on the transmission of impacts in football players. Sports Biomechanics 2018;17:251-260. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2017.1285347

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
McCrum, C; Oberlander, KD; Epro, G; Krauss, P; James, DC; Reeves, ND; Karamanidis, K. Loading rate and contraction duration effects on invivo human achilles tendon mechanical properties. Clinical Physiology And Functional Imaging 2018;38:517-523. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cpf.12472

Marchi, BC; Luetkemeyer, CM; Arruda, EM. Evaluating continuum level descriptions of the medial collateral ligament. International Journal Of Solids And Structures 2018;138:245-263. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2018.01.017

Monaco, E; Fabbri, M; Mazza, D; Daggett, M; Redler, A; Lanzetti, RM; De Carli, A; Ferretti, A. The effect of sequential tearing of the anterior cruciate and anterolateral ligament on anterior translation and the pivot-shift phenomenon: a cadaveric study using navigation. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2018;34:1009-1014. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.09.042

Williams, A. Editorial commentary: the anterolateral ligament: the emperor's new clothes?. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2018;34:1015-1021. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.12.026

Lebaschi, AH; Deng, XH; Camp, CL; Zong, JC; Cong, GT; Carballo, CB; Album, Z; Rodeo, SA. Biomechanical, histologic, and molecular evaluation of tendon healing in a new murine model of rotator cuff repair. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2018;34:1173-1183. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2017.10.045

Aynardi, M; Zahoor, T; Mitchell, R; Loube, J; Feltham, T; Manandhar, L; Paudel, S; Schon, L; Zhang, ZJ. Orthotopic transplantation of achilles tendon allograft in rats: with or without incorporation of autologous mesenchymal stem cells. Cell Transplantation 2018;27:245-255. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0963689717745891

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Liu, XH; Li, N; Gong, DJ; Xia, CP; Xu, ZY. Comparison of detergent-based decellularization protocols for the removal of antigenic cellular components in porcine aortic valve. Xenotransplantation 2018;25:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/xen.12380

Malik, IA; Barthelat, F. Bioinspired sutured materials for strength and toughness: pullout mechanisms and geometric enrichments. International Journal Of Solids And Structures 2018;138:118-133. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2018.01.004

Grant, SA; Zhu, JX; Gootee, J; Snider, CL; Bellrichard, M; Grant, DA. Gold nanoparticle-collagen gels for soft tissue augmentation. Tissue Engineering Part A NaN;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ten.tea.2017.0385

Helgeland, E; Shanbhag, S; Pedersen, TO; Mustafa, K; Rosen, A. Scaffold-based temporomandibular joint tissue regeneration in experimental animal models: a systematic review. Tissue Engineering Part B-Reviews NaN;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ten.teb.2017.0429

Armiento, AR; Stoddart, MJ; Alini, M; Eglin, D. Biomaterials for articular cartilage tissue engineering: learning from biology. Acta Biomaterialia 2018;65:1-20. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2017.11.021

Liu, DF; Chen, J; Jiang, T; Li, W; Huang, Y; Lu, XY; Liu, ZH; Zhang, WX; Zhou, Z; Ding, QR; Santos, HA; Yin, GY; Fan, J. Biodegradable spheres protect traumatically injured spinal cord by alleviating the glutamate-induced excitotoxicity. Advanced Materials 2018;30:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.201706032

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Johnson, VE; Weber, MT; Xiao, R; Cullen, DK; Meaney, DF; Stewart, W; Smith, DH. Mechanical disruption of the blood-brain barrier following experimental concussion. Acta Neuropathologica 2018;135:711-726. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00401-018-1824-0

Alsalaheen, B; Bean, R; Almeida, A; Eckner, J; Lorincz, M. Characterization of cervical neuromuscular response to head-neck perturbation in active young adults. Journal Of Electromyography And Kinesiology 2018;39:70-76. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jelekin.2018.01.011

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Mendoza, L; Franck, T; Lejeune, JP; Caudron, I; Detilleux, J; Deliege, B; Serteyn, D. Is sclerostin glycoprotein a suitable biomarker for equine osteochondrosis?. Journal Of Equine Veterinary Science 2018;64:27-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jevs.2017.11.003

de Sousa, AS; de Jesus, IIC; Oliveira, CAD; Costa, RB; de Godoi, FN. How is the morphometry of stallions and mares show-winning and nonwinning campolina brazilian breed with batida and picada gaits?. Journal Of Equine Veterinary Science 2018;64:34-40. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jevs.2018.02.012

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Ramirez-Garcia, MA; Sloan, SR; Nidenberg, B; Khalifa, YM; Buckley, MR. Depth-dependent out-of-plane young's modulus of the human cornea. Current Eye Research 2018;43:595-604. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02713683.2017.1411951

Qiao, J; Li, HL; Tang, Y; Song, WJ; Rong, B; Yang, SL; Wu, Y; Yan, XM. A rabbit model of corneal ectasia generated by treatment with collagenase type ii. Bmc Ophthalmology 2018;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12886-018-0760-z

Taradaj, K; Ginda, T; Ciechanowicz, P; Maciejewicz, P; Suchonska, B; Szymusik, I; Kociszewska-Najman, B; Wielgos, M; Kecik, D. Changes in the parameters of the anterior segment of the eye in pregnant women - literature review. Ginekologia Polska 2018;89:168-172. http://dx.doi.org/10.5603/GP.a2018.0028

Jia, HZ; Peng, XJ. Efficacy of iontophoresis-assisted epithelium-on corneal cross-linking for keratoconus. International Journal Of Ophthalmology 2018;11:687-694. http://dx.doi.org/10.18240/ijo.2018.04.25

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Muscarello, V; Masarati, P; Quaranta, G; Tod, G; Gomand, J; Malburet, F; Pavel, MD. Instability mechanism of roll/lateral biodynamic rotorcraft-pilot couplings. Journal Of The American Helicopter Society 2018;63:. http://dx.doi.org/10.4050/JAHS.63.022004

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Guo, P; Wang, B; Liu, D; Yang, J; Subramanyam, K; McCarthy, CR; Hebert, J; Moses, MA; Auguste, DT. Using atomic force microscopy to predict tumor specificity of icam1 antibody-directed nanomedicines. Nano Letters 2018;18:2254-2262. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.nanolett.7b04801