LITERATURE UPDATE
June 07 - June 13, 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*
Karaduman, D; Bircan, DA; Cetin, A. Assessment of crack initiation and propagation in bone using acoustic emission (ae) techniques. Journal Of Mechanics In Medicine And Biology 2018;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/S0219519418500318

Meguid, EA; Ke, YH; Ji, JF; El-Hashash, AHK. Stem cells applications in bone and tooth repair and regeneration: new insights, tools, and hopes. Journal Of Cellular Physiology 2018;233:1825-1835. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jcp.25940

Gao, S; Xia, ZY; Li, YY; Long, J. Reconstruction of mandibular defects using porous titanium: an experimental study in goats. Journal Of Biomaterials And Tissue Engineering 2018;8:397-404. http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jbt.2018.1757

Yu, ZL; Jiao, BF; Li, ZB. Lysophosphatidic acid analogue rather than lysophosphatidic acid promoted the bone formation in vivo. Biomed Research International 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/7537630

Hu, ZQ; Du, MQ; Lai, WX; Liang, YL; Liu, Q; Mo, YL; Bei, JX; Li, SH; Yang, YJ; Xu, JR; Cui, L. Energy metabolism in the bone is associated with histomorphometric changes in rats with hyperthyroidism. Cellular Physiology And Biochemistry 2018;46:1471-1482. http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000489187

Wu, JZ; Liu, PC; Liu, R; Cai, M. Icariin restores bone structure and strength in a rat model of chronic high-dose alcohol-induced osteopenia. Cellular Physiology And Biochemistry 2018;46:1727-1736. http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000489248

Dincel, YM; Alagoz, E; Arikan, Y; Caglar, AK; Dogru, SC; Ortes, F; Arslan, YZ. Biomechanical, histological, and radiological effects of different phosphodiesterase inhibitors on femoral fracture healing in rats. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery 2018;26:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2309499018777885

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Nauleau, P; Apostolakis, I; McGarry, M; Konofagou, E. Cross-correlation analysis of pulse wave propagation in arteries: in vitro validation and in vivo feasibility. Physics In Medicine And Biology 2018;63:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1361-6560/aabe57

He, ZJ; Ma, X; Wang, Y; Liu, GF; Yang, DP; Li, QC; Li, N. Decellularized fibrin gel-covered canine carotid artery: a completely biological composite scaffold for tissue-engineered small-caliber vascular graft. Journal Of Biomaterials And Tissue Engineering 2018;8:336-346. http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jbt.2018.1745

Almerey, T; Moore, JF; Farres, H; Feinglass, N; Oldenburg, W; Hakaim, AG. Estimation of biomechanical aortic wall properties in aneurysmal aortas using two-dimensional speckle tracking ultrasonography. Journal Of Vascular Surgery 2018;67:69-5050-5169-5050-51.

Szekeres, M; Nadasy, GL; Dornyei, G; Szenasi, A; Koller, A. Remodeling of wall mechanics and the myogenic mechanism of rat intramural coronary arterioles in response to a short-term daily exercise program: role of endothelial factors. Journal Of Vascular Research 2018;55:87-97. http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000486571

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Grasso, G; Muscat, S; Rebella, M; Morbiducci, U; Audenino, A; Danani, A; Deriu, MA. Cell penetrating peptide modulation of membrane biomechanics by molecular dynamics. Journal Of Biomechanics 2018;73:137-144. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.03.036

Lajko, E; Tuka, B; Fulop, F; Krizbai, I; Toldi, J; Magyar, K; V,csei, L; Kohidai, L. Kynurenic acid and its derivatives are able to modulate the adhesion and locomotion of brain endothelial cells. Journal Of Neural Transmission 2018;125:899-912. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00702-018-1839-7

Hons, M; Kopf, A; Hauschild, R; Leithner, A; Gaertner, F; Abe, J; Renkawitz, J; Stein, JV; Sixt, M. Chemokines and integrins independently tune actin flow and substrate friction during intranodal migration of t cells. Nature Immunology 2018;19:606-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41590-018-0109-z

Yakovenko, O; Nunez, J; Bensing, B; Yu, H; Mount, J; Zeng, J; Hawkins, J; Chen, X; Sullam, PM; Thomas, W. Serine-rich repeat adhesins mediate shear-enhanced streptococcal binding to platelets. Infection And Immunity 2018;86:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/IAI.00160-18

*COMPARATIVE*
Mirakzehi, MT; Hosseini, SJ; Saleh, H. Effects of two plant extracts and vitamin ds on bone mechanical and histological properties of broiler chickens. Journal Of Animal And Plant Sciences 2018;28:686-694.

Slaby, P; Bartos, P; Karas, J; Netusil, R; Tomanova, K; Vacha, M. How swift is cry-mediated magnetoreception? conditioning in an american cockroach shows sub-second response. Frontiers In Behavioral Neuroscience 2018;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnbeh.2018.00107

Grams, M; Wirkner, CS; Runge, J. Serial and special: comparison of podomeres and muscles in tactile vs walking legs of whip scorpions (arachnida, uropygi). Zoologischer Anzeiger 2018;273:75-101. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcz.2017.06.001

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Chacko, A; Tikku, T; Khanna, R; Maurya, RP; Srivastava, K. Comparative assessment of the efficacy of closed helical loop and t-loop for space closure in lingual orthodontics-a finite element study. Progress In Orthodontics 2018;19:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40510-018-0210-8

Conci, RA; Garbin, EA; Griza, GL; Ernica, NM; Noritomi, PY; Tomazi, FHS; Fritscher, GG; Heitz, C. Does lag screw fixation of condylar fractures result in adequate stability? a finite element analysis. Journal Of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery 2018;46:1041-1045. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcms.2018.04.008

Ahuja, SA; Galinde, J; Asnani, U; Mistry, YA. Comparative evaluation of clinical outcomes using delta plates and conventional miniplates for internal fixation of mandibular condylar fractures in adults. Journal Of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery 2018;76:1255-1266. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joms.2017.12.018

Kanat-Erturk, B; Saridag, S; Koseler, E; Helvacioglu-Yigit, D; Avcu, E; Yildiran-Avcu, Y. Fracture strengths of endocrown restorations fabricated with different preparation depths and cad/cam materials. Dental Materials Journal 2018;37:256-265. http://dx.doi.org/10.4012/dmj.2017-035

Shi, Z; Lv, J; Liu, XY; Zheng, LW; Yang, XW. Condylar degradation from decreased occlusal loading following masticatory muscle atrophy. Biomed Research International 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/6947612

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Olivier, AH; Bruneau, J; Kulpa, R; Pettre, J. Walking with virtual people: evaluation of locomotion interfaces in dynamic environments. Ieee Transactions On Visualization And Computer Graphics 2018;24:2251-2263. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TVCG.2017.2714665

Conte, C; Serrao, M; Cuius, L; Ranavolo, A; Conforto, S; Pierelli, F; Padua, L. Effect of restraining the base of support on the other biomechanical features in patients with cerebellar ataxia. Cerebellum 2018;17:264-275. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12311-017-0897-y

Ro, DH; Han, HS; Lee, DY; Kim, SH; Kwak, YH; Lee, MC. Slow gait speed after bilateral total knee arthroplasty is associated with suboptimal improvement of knee biomechanics. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2018;26:1671-1680. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-017-4682-8

Fino, PC; Mancini, M; Curtze, C; Nutt, JG; Horak, FB. Gait stability has phase-dependent dual-task costs in parkinson's disease. Frontiers In Neurology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fneur.2018.00373

Koller, JR; Remy, CD; Ferris, DP. Biomechanics and energetics of walking in powered ankle exoskeletons using myoelectric control versus mechanically intrinsic control. Journal Of Neuroengineering And Rehabilitation 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12984-018-0379-6

Lewinson, RT; Madden, R; Killick, A; Wannop, JW; Wiley, JP; Lun, VMY; Patel, C; LaMothe, JM; Stefanyshyn, DJ. Foot structure and knee joint kinetics during walking with and without wedged footwear insoles. Journal Of Biomechanics 2018;73:192-200. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.04.006

*ANIMAL LOCOMOTION*
Ferral, N; Holloway, K; Li, MZ; Yin, ZZ; Hou, C. Heterogeneous activity causes a nonlinear increase in the group energy use of ant workers isolated from queen and brood. Insect Science 2018;25:487-498. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1744-7917.12433

Coleman, B; Topalidou, I; Ailion, M. Modulation of gq-rho signaling by the erk mapk pathway controls locomotion in caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics 2018;209:523-535. http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/genetics.118.300977

Herbin, M; Hommet, E; Hanotin-Dossot, V; Perret, M; Hackert, R. Treadmill locomotion of the mouse lemur (microcebus murinus); kinematic parameters during symmetrical and asymmetrical gaits. Journal Of Comparative Physiology A-Neuroethology Sensory Neural And Behavioral Physiology 2018;204:537-547. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00359-018-1256-2

Baxter-Gilbert, J; Riley, JL; Whiting, MJ. Runners and fighters: clutch effects and body size drive innate antipredator behaviour in hatchling lizards. Behavioral Ecology And Sociobiology 2018;72:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00265-018-2505-7

Raffalt, PC; Nielsen, LR; Madsen, S; Hojberg, LM; Pingel, J; Nielsen, JB; Alkjaer, T; Wienecke, J. Assessment of intersegmental coordination of rats during walking at different speeds - application of continuous relative phase. Journal Of Biomechanics 2018;73:168-176. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.03.045

Usherwood, JR; Smith, BJH. The grazing gait, and implications of toppling table geometry for primate footfall sequences. Biology Letters 2018;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2018.0137

Tuzun, N; Op de Beeck, L; Oliarinony, R; Van Dievel, M; Stoks, R. Warming under seminatural outdoor conditions in the larval stage negatively affects insect flight performance. Biology Letters 2018;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2018.0121

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Stone, KR. Editorial commentary: meniscus transplantation with or without bone blocks: if you don't have to break it, don't. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2018;34:1948-1949. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2018.03.024

Pragnere, S; Boulocher, C; Pollet, O; Bosser, C; Levillain, A; Cruel, M; Hoc, T. Mechanical alterations of the bone-cartilage unit in a rabbit model of early osteoarthrosis. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2018;83:1-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2018.03.033

Hu, JY; Chen, ZX; Xin, H; Zhang, QD; Jin, ZM. Musculoskeletal multibody dynamics simulation of the contact mechanics and kinematics of a natural knee joint during a walking cycle. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2018;232:508-519. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411918767695

Faria, A; Gabriel, R; Moreira, H; Camacho, T; Bras, R; Ditroilo, M. The effect of sex and localised fatigue on triceps surae musculoarticular stiffness. European Journal Of Sport Science 2018;18:483-490. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17461391.2018.1427149

Purevsuren, T; Kim, K; Batbaatar, M; Lee, S; Kim, YH. Influence of ankle joint plantarflexion and dorsiflexion on lateral ankle sprain: a computational study. Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal Of Engineering In Medicine 2018;232:458-467. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954411918762955

Su, AW; Chen, YC; Dong, Y; Wailes, DH; Wong, VW; Chen, AC; Cai, SQ; Bugbee, WD; Sah, RL. Biomechanics of osteochondral impact with cushioning and graft insertion: cartilage damage is correlated with delivered energy. Journal Of Biomechanics 2018;73:127-136. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.03.037

*METHODS*
Konda, S; Sahara, W; Sugamoto, K. Directional bias of soft-tissue artifacts on the acromion during recording of 3d scapular kinematics. Journal Of Biomechanics 2018;73:217-222. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.03.005

Guevara, JG; Peterlik, I; Berger, MO; Cotin, S. Biomechanics-based graph matching for augmented ct-cbct. International Journal Of Computer Assisted Radiology And Surgery 2018;13:805-813. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11548-018-1755-1

Valentim, DP; Sato, TD; Comper, MLC; da Silva, AM; Boas, CV; Padula, RS. Reliability, construct validity and interpretability of the brazilian version of the rapid upper limb assessment (rula) and strain index (si). Brazilian Journal Of Physical Therapy 2018;22:198-204. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bjpt.2017.08.003

*MODELING*
Yeldesbay, A; Toth, T; Daun, S. The role of phase shifts of sensory inputs in walking revealed by means of phase reduction. Journal Of Computational Neuroscience 2018;44:313-339. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10827-018-0681-0

Voyiadjis, GZ; Samadi-Dooki, A. Hyperelastic modeling of the human brain tissue: effects of no-slip boundary condition and compressibility on the uniaxial deformation. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2018;83:63-78. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2018.04.011

Modenese, L; Montefiori, E; Wang, AQ; Wesarg, S; Viceconti, M; Mazza, C. Investigation of the dependence of joint contact forces on musculotendon parameters using a codified workflow for image-based modelling. Journal Of Biomechanics 2018;73:108-118. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.03.039

Casha, AR; Camilleri, L; Gauci, M; Gatt, R; Sladden, D; Chetcuti, S; Grima, JN. A mathematical model for pressure-based organs behaving as biological pressure vessels. Journal Of Theoretical Biology 2018;450:37-42. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2018.04.034

*MUSCLE*
Nomura, T; Kawae, T; Kataoka, H; Ikeda, Y. Assessment of lower extremity muscle mass, muscle strength, and exercise therapy in elderly patients with diabetes mellitus. Environmental Health And Preventive Medicine 2018;23:1-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12199-018-0710-7

Ko, CY; Choi, HJ; Ryu, J; Kim, G. Between-day reliability of myotonpro for the non-invasive measurement of muscle material properties in the lower extremities of patients with a chronic spinal cord injury. Journal Of Biomechanics 2018;73:60-65. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.03.026

Tastekin, B; Pelit, A; Polat, S; Tuli, A; Sencar, L; Alparslan, MM; Daglioglu, YK. Therapeutic potential of pterostilbene and resveratrol on biomechanic, biochemical, and histological parameters in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Evidence-Based Complementary And Alternative Medicine 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/9012352

*NEURAL*
Chang, HYH; Yeh, JC; Ichiyama, RM; Rodriguez, LV; Havton, LA. Mapping and neuromodulation of lower urinary tract function using spinal cord stimulation in female rats. Experimental Neurology 2018;305:26-32. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.expneurol.2018.03.007

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Leschinger, T; Engel, K; Bruggemann, GP; Dederer, V; Neiss, WF; Scheyerer, MJ; Muller, LP; Wegmann, K. Glass -polyalkenoate cement: an alternative material for kyphoplasty in osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures - an ex vivo study. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2018;83:46-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2018.03.008

Yoganandan, N; Chirvi, S; Pintar, FA; Baisden, JL; Banerjee, A. Preliminary female cervical spine injury risk curves from pmhs tests. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2018;83:143-147. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2018.04.020

Funabashi, M; Nougarou, F; Descarreaux, M; Prasad, N; Kawchuk, GN. Does the application site of spinal manipulative therapy alter spinal tissues loading?. Spine Journal 2018;18:1041-1052. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spinee.2018.01.008

Galbusera, F; Qian, ZH; Casaroli, G; Bassani, T; Costa, F; Schlager, B; Wilke, HJ. The role of the size and location of the tumors and of the vertebral anatomy in determining the structural stability of the metastatically involved spine: a finite element study. Translational Oncology 2018;11:639-646. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tranon.2018.03.002

Bohl, MA; Hlubek, RJ; Kakarla, UK; Chang, SW. Divergent bilateral posterior lumbar interbody fusion with cortical screw fixation: description of new trajectory for interbody technique from midline exposure. World Neurosurgery 2018;113:69-5256-4869-5256-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.02.060

Dou, NN; Lehrman, JN; Newcomb, AGUS; Kelly, BP. A novel c2 screw trajectory: preliminary anatomic feasibility and biomechanical comparison. World Neurosurgery 2018;113:69-5751-6949-4848-. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.01.177

Godzik, J; Martinez-del-Campo, E; Newcomb, AGUS; Reis, MT; Perez-Orribo, L; Whiting, AC; Singh, V; Kelly, BP; Crawford, NR. Biomechanical stability afforded by unilateral versus bilateral pedicle screw fixation with and without interbody support using lateral lumbar interbody fusion. World Neurosurgery 2018;113:69-5251-5769-5252-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.02.053

Wang, KF; Duan, S; Zhu, ZQ; Liu, HY; Liu, CJ; Xu, S. Clinical and radiologic features of 3 reconstructive procedures for the surgical management of patients with bilevel cervical degenerative disc disease at a minimum follow-up period of 5 years: a comparative study. World Neurosurgery 2018;113:69-5548-6955-54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.01.157

Yuan, W; Zhang, HP; Zhou, XS; Wu, WD; Zhu, Y. The influence of artificial cervical disc prosthesis height on the cervical biomechanics: a finite element study. World Neurosurgery 2018;113:69-5257-4869-5257-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.02.062

Shen, K; Deng, ZL; Yang, JS; Liu, C; Zhang, RX. Novel posterior artificial atlanto-odontoid joint for atlantoaxial instability: a biomechanical study. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Spine 2018;28:459-466. http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2017.7.SPINE17475

DePasse, JM; Valdes, M; Palumbo, MA; Daniels, AH; Eberson, CP. S-1 alar/iliac screw technique for spinopelvic fixation. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Spine 2018;28:543-547. http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2017.8SPINE16904

Jiang, HZ; Sitoci-Ficici, KH; Reinshagen, C; Molcanyi, M; Zivcak, J; Hudak, R; Laube, T; Schnabelrauch, M; Weisser, J; Schafer, U; Pinzer, T; Schackert, G; Zhang, XF; Wahler, M; Brautferger, U; Rieger, B. Adjustable polyurethane foam as filling material for a novel spondyloplasty: biomechanics and biocompatibility. World Neurosurgery 2018;112:69-5652-5669-5653-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.01.174

Kocyigit, BF; Berk, E. Comparison of lumbosacral alignment in geriatric and non-geriatric patients suffering low back pain. Pakistan Journal Of Medical Sciences 2018;34:282-287. http://dx.doi.org/10.12669/pjms.342.13969

Chin, KR; Pencle, FJR; Newcomb, AGU; Reis, MT; Reyes, PM; Malhotra, D; Yu, WD; Bruce, CA; Crawford, NR. Biomechanical comparison of same size transfacet screws versus pedicle screws across the l5-s1 native disc. West Indian Medical Journal 2017;66:416-423. http://dx.doi.org/10.7727/wimj.2017.029

Ahn, JS; Lee, HJ; Choi, DJ; Lee, KY; Hwang, SJ. Extraforaminal approach of biportal endoscopic spinal surgery: a new endoscopic technique for transforaminal decompression and discectomy. Journal Of Neurosurgery-Spine 2018;28:492-498. http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2017.8.SPINE17771

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Wagoner, AL; Allen, MJ; Zindl, C; Litsky, A; Orsher, R; Ben-Amotz, R. Evaluating stiffness of fibreglass and thermoplastic splint materials and inter-fragmentary motion in a canine tibial fracture model. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2018;31:176-181. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1637744

Chang, YP; Ho, CY; Chen, CC; Yeh, LS. Biomechanical comparison between preloaded position screw and lag screw fixations for their compressive effects in a porcine rib fracture model. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2018;31:182-187. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1639596

Gulecyuz, MF; Schroder, C; Pietschmann, MF; Gobel, S; Lehmann, M; Mayer, J; Ficklscherer, A; Jansson, V; Muller, PE. Novel ultrasound assisted suture anchor system using the bonewelding (r) technology yields a comparable primary stability in osteopenic and healthy human humeri as a benchmark anchor. Acta Orthopaedica Et Traumatologica Turcica 2018;52:127-133. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aott.2017.11.009

Schotanus, MGM; Thijs, E; Boonen, B; Kerens, B; Jong, B; Kort, NP. Revision of partial knee to total knee arthroplasty with use of patient-specific instruments results in acceptable femoral rotation. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2018;26:1656-1661. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-017-4674-8

Heyse, TJ; El-Zayat, BF; De Corte, R; Chevalier, Y; Fuchs-Winkelmann, S; Labey, L. Internal femoral component malrotation in tka significantly alters tibiofemoral kinematics. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2018;26:1767-1775. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-017-4778-1

Arlt, S; Noser, H; Wienke, A; Radetzki, F; Hofmann, GO; Mendel, T. Secure corridor for infraacetabular screws in acetabular fracture fixation-a 3-d radiomorphometric analysis of 124 pelvic ct datasets. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery And Research 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13018-018-0833-y

Somerson, JS; Mannanal, SK; Heiney, JP; Battula, S; Schoenfeld, AJ. Hybrid plating shows equivalent biomechanical bending strength to unicortical locked plating (14, 1450071, 2014). Journal Of Mechanics In Medicine And Biology 2018;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/S021951941892001X

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Blazkiewicz, M; Wiszomirska, I; Kaczmarczyk, K; Wit, A. Types of falls and strategies for maintaining stability on an unstable surface. Medycyna Pracy 2018;69:245-252. http://dx.doi.org/10.13075/mp.5893.00639

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Arelekatti, VNM; Winter, VAG. Design and preliminary field validation of a fully passive prosthetic knee mechanism for users with transfemoral amputation in india. Journal Of Mechanisms And Robotics-Transactions Of The Asme 2018;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4039222

Hakky, T; Barrera, EV; Ge, L; Pastuszak, AW; Wallen, J; Carrion, RE; Perito, PE. In-vivo biomechanical comparison of the effects of rear tip extenders on penile implants. Journal Of Sexual Medicine 2018;15:83-5057-8350-57.

*ROBOTICS/BIOMIMETICS*
Gritli, H; Belghith, S. Walking dynamics of the passive compass-gait model under ogy-based state-feedback control: rise of the neimark-sacker bifurcation. Chaos Solitons & Fractals 2018;110:158-168. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chaos.2018.03.026

He, YL; Yang, Y; Nie, S; Liu, R; Wan, Q. Electric-double-layer transistors for synaptic devices and neuromorphic systems. Journal Of Materials Chemistry C 2018;6:5336-5352. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c8tc00530c

Yildirim, S; Arslan, E. Ode (open dynamics engine) based stability control algorithm for six legged robot. Measurement 2018;124:367-377. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2018.03.057

Kurt, M; Moored, KW. Flow interactions of two- and three-dimensional networked bio-inspired control elements in an in-line arrangement. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-3190/aabf4c

Bouyarmane, K; Kheddar, A. On weight-prioritized multitask control of humanoid robots. Ieee Transactions On Automatic Control 2018;63:1632-1647. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TAC.2017.2752085

Yesilevskiy, Y; Gan, ZY; Remy, CD. Energy-optimal hopping in parallel and series elastic one-dimensional monopeds. Journal Of Mechanisms And Robotics-Transactions Of The Asme 2018;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4039496

Chen, T; Bilal, OR; Shea, K; Daraio, C. Harnessing bistability for directional propulsion of soft, untethered robots. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2018;115:5698-5702. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1800386115

Davliakos, I; Roditis, I; Lika, K; Breki, CM; Papadopoulos, E. Design, development, and control of a tough electrohydraulic hexapod robot for subsea operations. Advanced Robotics 2018;32:477-499. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01691864.2018.1461684

Nabae, H; Hemmi, M; Hirota, Y; Ide, T; Suzumori, K; Endo, G. Super-low friction and lightweight hydraulic cylinder using multi-directional forging magnesium alloy and its application to robotic leg. Advanced Robotics 2018;32:524-534. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01691864.2018.1463868

Kazakidi, A; Tsakiris, DP; Ekaterinaris, JA. Propulsive efficiency in drag-based locomotion of a reduced-size swimmer with various types of appendages. Computers & Fluids 2018;167:241-248. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compfluid.2018.03.002

*WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY*
Zhang, C; Fan, YJ; Li, HY; Li, YY; Zhang, L; Cao, SB; Kuang, SY; Zhao, YB; Chen, AH; Zhu, G; Wang, ZL. Fully rollable lead-free poly(vinylidene fluoride)-niobate-based nanogenerator with ultra-flexible nano-network electrodes. Acs Nano 2018;12:4803-4811. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.8b01534

Ma, MY; Kang, Z; Liao, QL; Zhang, Q; Gao, FF; Zhao, X; Zhang, Z; Zhang, Y. Development, applications, and future directions of triboelectric nanogenerators. Nano Research 2018;11:2951-2969. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12274-018-1997-9

*REACHING/GRASP/UPPER EXTREMITY*
Valevicius, AM; Jun, PY; Hebert, JS; Vette, AH. Use of optical motion capture for the analysis of normative upper body kinematics during functional upper limb tasks: a systematic review. Journal Of Electromyography And Kinesiology 2018;40:1-15. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jelekin.2018.02.011

*REHABILITATION*
Lessi, GC; Silva, RS; Serrao, FV. Comparison of the effects of fatigue on kinematics and muscle activation between men and women after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Physical Therapy In Sport 2018;31:29-34. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ptsp.2018.01.009

Greising, SM; Warren, GL; Southern, WM; Nichenko, AS; Qualls, AE; Corona, BT; Call, JA. Early rehabilitation for volumetric muscle loss injury augments endogenous regenerative aspects of muscle strength and oxidative capacity. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2018;19:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-018-2095-6

Murgia, M; Pili, R; Corona, F; Sors, F; Agostini, TA; Bernardis, P; Casula, C; Cossu, G; Guicciardi, M; Pau, M. The use of footstep sounds as rhythmic auditory stimulation for gait rehabilitation in parkinson's disease: a randomized controlled trial. Frontiers In Neurology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fneur.2018.00348

Wu, FL; Shih, YF; Lee, SH; Luo, HJ; Wang, WTJ. Development of a clinical prediction rule to identify patients with plantar heel pain likely to benefit from biomechanical anti-pronation taping: a prospective cohort study. Physical Therapy In Sport 2018;31:58-67. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ptsp.2018.01.010

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Wilkinson, M; Ewen, A; Caplan, N; O'leary, D; Smith, N; Stoneham, R; Saxby, L. Textured insoles reduce vertical loading rate and increase subjective plantar sensation in overground running. European Journal Of Sport Science 2018;18:497-503. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17461391.2018.1444094

Blair, S; Duthie, G; Robertson, S; Hopkins, W; Ball, K. Concurrent validation of an inertial measurement system to quantify kicking biomechanics in four football codes. Journal Of Biomechanics 2018;73:24-32. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.03.031

Rabin, A; Einstein, O; Kozol, Z. The association of visually-assessed quality of movement during jump-landing with ankle dorsiflexion range-of-motion and hip abductor muscle strength among healthy female athletes. Physical Therapy In Sport 2018;31:35-41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ptsp.2018.01.004

Turner, C; Crow, S; Crowther, T; Keating, B; Saupan, T; Pyfer, J; Vialpando, K; Lee, SP. Preventing non-contact acl injuries in female athletes: what can we learn from dancers?(1)*. Physical Therapy In Sport 2018;31:1-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ptsp.2017.12.002

Almonroeder, TG; Kernozek, T; Cobb, S; Slavens, B; Wang, JS; Huddleston, W. Cognitive demands influence lower extremity mechanics during a drop vertical jump task in female athletes. Journal Of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy 2018;48:381-387. http://dx.doi.org/10.2519/jospt.2018.7739

Penailillo, L; Mackay, K; Abbiss, CR. Rating of perceived exertion during concentric and eccentric cycling: are we measuring effort or exertion?. International Journal Of Sports Physiology And Performance 2018;13:517-523. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/ijspp.2017-0171

Hamacher, D; Krebs, T; Meyer, G; Zech, A. Does local dynamic stability of kayak paddling technique affect the sports performance? a pilot study. European Journal Of Sport Science 2018;18:491-496. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17461391.2018.1435726

Gonjo, T; McCabe, C; Sousa, A; Ribeiro, J; Fernandes, RJ; Vilas-Boas, JP; Sanders, R. Differences in kinematics and energy cost between front crawl and backstroke below the anaerobic threshold. European Journal Of Applied Physiology 2018;118:1107-1118. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00421-018-3841-z

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Hong, CK; Hsu, KL; Kuan, FC; Lin, CL; Yeh, ML; Su, WR. Biomechanical evaluation of a transtendinous all-suture anchor technique versus interference screw technique for suprapectoral biceps tenodesis in a cadaveric model. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2018;34:1755-1761. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2018.01.007

Werner, BC. Editorial commentary: how can i tenodese the biceps tendon of the shoulder? let me count the ways. Arthroscopy-The Journal Of Arthroscopic And Related Surgery 2018;34:1762-1763. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2018.01.041

Sheean, AJ; Musahl, V; Slone, HS; Xerogeanes, JW; Milinkovic, D; Fink, C; Hoser, C. Quadriceps tendon autograft for arthroscopic knee ligament reconstruction: use it now, use it often. British Journal Of Sports Medicine 2018;52:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2017-098769

Alonso-Rasgado, T; Zhang, QH; Jimenez-Cruz, D; Bailey, C; Pinder, E; Mandaleson, A; Talwalkar, S. Evaluation of the performance of three tenodesis techniques for the treatment of scapholunate instability: flexion-extension and radial-ulnar deviation. Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing 2018;56:1091-1105. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11517-017-1748-1

Lineberry, KD; Shue, S; Chepla, KJ. The management of partial zone ii intrasynovial flexor tendon lacerations: a literature review of biomechanics, clinical outcomes, and complications. Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery 2018;141:1165-1170. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000004290

Wu, CC; Jin, HM; Yan, YZ; Chen, J; Wang, K; Wang, JL; Zhang, ZJ; Wu, AM; Wang, XY. Biomechanical role of the thoracolumbar ligaments of the posterior ligamentous complex. a finite element study. World Neurosurgery 2018;112:69-4950-5369-4951-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.12.171

Marieswaran, M; Jain, I; Garg, B; Sharma, V; Kalyanasundaram, D. A review on biomechanics of anterior cruciate ligament and materials for reconstruction. Applied Bionics And Biomechanics 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/4657824

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Aoki, FG; Moriya, HT. Mechanical evaluation of tracheal grafts on different scales. Artificial Organs 2018;42:476-483. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aor.13063

East, B; Plencner, M; Kralovic, M; Rampichova, M; Sovkova, V; Vocetkova, K; Otahal, M; Tonar, Z; Kolinko, Y; Amler, E; Hoch, J. A polypropylene mesh modified with polye-epsilon-caprolactone nanofibers in hernia repair: large animal experiment. International Journal Of Nanomedicine 2018;13:3129-3143. http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/IJN.S159480

Shahan, CP; Stoikes, NN; Roan, E; Tatum, J; Webb, DL; Voeller, GR. Biomechanical and histologic evaluation of lifemesh (tm): a novel self-fixating mesh adhesive. American Surgeon 2018;84:520-525.

Paul, SP. Biodynamic excisional skin tension lines for surgical excisions: untangling the science. Annals Of The Royal College Of Surgeons Of England 2018;100:330-337. http://dx.doi.org/10.1308/rcsann.2018.0038

Zheng, N; Chi, YY; Yang, XH; Wang, NX; Li, YL; Ge, YY; Zhang, LX; Liu, TY; Yuan, XY; Yu, SB; Sui, HJ. Orientation and property of fibers of the myodural bridge in humans. Spine Journal 2018;18:1081-1087. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spinee.2018.02.006

Liu, YL; Liu, D; Xu, L; Su, C; Li, GY; Qian, LX; Cao, YP. In vivo and ex vivo elastic properties of brain tissues measured with ultrasound elastography. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2018;83:120-125. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2018.04.017

Asmani, M; Velumani, S; Li, Y; Wawrzyniak, N; Hsia, I; Chen, ZW; Hinz, B; Zhao, RG. Fibrotic microtissue array to predict anti-fibrosis drug efficacy. Nature Communications 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-04336-z

Chanda, A; Flynn, Z; Unnikrishnan, V. Biomechanical characterization of normal and prolapsed vaginal tissue surrogates. Journal Of Mechanics In Medicine And Biology 2018;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/S0219519417501007

Graziano, ACE; Avola, R; Perciavalle, V; Nicoletti, F; Cicala, G; Coco, M; Cardile, V. Physiologically based microenvironment for in vitro neural differentiation of adipose-derived stem cells. World Journal Of Stem Cells 2018;10:23-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.4252/wjsc.v10.i3.23

Smith, SL; Titze, IR. Vocal fold contact patterns based on normal modes of vibration. Journal Of Biomechanics 2018;73:177-184. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.04.011

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Badachhape, AA; Okamoto, RJ; Johnson, CL; Bayly, PV. Relationships between scalp, brain, and skull motion estimated using magnetic resonance elastography. Journal Of Biomechanics 2018;73:40-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.03.028

Steenstrup, SE; Mok, KM; McIntosh, AS; Bahr, R; Krosshaug, T. Reconstruction of head impacts in fis world cup alpine skiing. British Journal Of Sports Medicine 2018;52:709-715. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2017-098050

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Qiu, C; Chen, MJ; Yao, J; Sun, XH; Xu, JJ; Zhang, R; Wang, X; Li, G; Qian, SH. Mechanical strain induces distinct human scleral fibroblast lineages: differential roles in cell proliferation, apoptosis, migration, and differentiation. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2018;59:2401-2410. http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.18-23855

Rentka, A; Kemeny-Beke, A. Factors to be considered when performing cataract surgery in patients unable to recline flat. Seminars In Ophthalmology 2018;33:443-448. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08820538.2017.1296167

Karimi, A; Razaghi, R; Biglari, H; Sera, T; Kudo, S. Collision of the glass shards with the eye: a computational fluid-structure interaction model. Journal Of Chemical Neuroanatomy 2018;90:80-86. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchemneu.2017.12.008

Bao, FJ; Wang, JJ; Cao, S; Liao, N; Shu, B; Zhao, YP; Li, YY; Zheng, XB; Huang, JH; Chen, SH; Wang, QM; Elsheikh, A. Development and clinical verification of numerical simulation for laser in situ keratomileusis. Journal Of The Mechanical Behavior Of Biomedical Materials 2018;83:126-134. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2018.04.016

Zappone, B; Patill, NJ; Lombardo, M; Lombardo, G. Transient viscous response of the human cornea probed with the surface force apparatus. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0197779

Asano, S; Nakajima, K; Kure, K; Azuma, K; Shimizu, K; Murata, H; Inoue, T; Obata, R; Asaoka, R. Corneal biomechanical properties are associated with the activity and prognosis of angioid streaks. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-26430-4

Koc, M; Yavrum, F; Uzel, MM; Aydemir, E; Ozulken, K; Yilmazbas, P. The effect of pterygium and pterygium surgery on corneal biomechanics. Seminars In Ophthalmology 2018;33:449-453. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08820538.2017.1297839

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Musil, V; Blankova, A; Baca, V. A plea for an extension of the anatomical nomenclature: the locomotor system. Bosnian Journal Of Basic Medical Sciences 2018;18:117-125. http://dx.doi.org/10.17305/bjbms.2017.2276

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Capecci, M; Ciabattoni, L; Ferracuti, F; Monteriu, A; Romeo, L; Verdini, F. Collaborative design of a telerehabilitation system enabling virtual second opinion based on fuzzy logic. Iet Computer Vision 2018;12:502-512. http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/iet-cvi.2017.0114