LITERATURE UPDATE
July 12 - July 18, 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*
Adams, AL; Fischer, H; Kopperdahl, DL; Lee, DC; Black, DM; Bouxsein, ML; Fatemi, S; Khosla, S; Orwoll, ES; Siris, ES; Keaveny, TM. Osteoporosis and hip fracture risk from routine computed tomography scans: the fracture, osteoporosis, and ct utilization study (focus). Journal Of Bone And Mineral Research 2018;33:1291-1301. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbmr.3423

Morrissey, PB; Myers, R; Houskamp, D; Kroonen, LT. Fracture risk in ulnohumeral arthroplasty-a biomechanical study. Journal Of Hand Surgery-American Volume 2018;43:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2018.01.007

Wu, J; Cai, XH; Qin, XX; Liu, YX. The effects of sclerostin antibody plus parathyroid hormone (1-34) on bone formation in ovariectomized rats. Zeitschrift Fur Gerontologie Und Geriatrie 2018;51:550-556. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00391-017-1219-1

Klintstrom, E; Klintstrom, B; Pahr, D; Brismar, TB; Smedby, O; Moreno, R. Direct estimation of human trabecular bone stiffness using cone beam computed tomography. Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology 2018;126:72-82. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oooo.2018.03.014

Szymczyk, P; Ziolkowski, G; Junka, A; Chlebus, E. Application of ti6al7nb alloy for the manufacture of biomechanical functional structures (bfs) for custom-made bone implants. Materials 2018;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ma11060971

Shabestari, M; Kise, NJ; Landin, MA; Sesseng, S; Hellund, JC; Reseland, JE; Eriksen, EF; Haugen, IK. Enhanced angiogenesis and increased bone turnover characterize bone marrow lesions in osteoarthritis at the base of the thumb. Bone & Joint Research 2018;7:406-413. http://dx.doi.org/10.1302/2046-3758.76.BJR-2017-0083.R3

Acklin, YP; Zderic, I; Inzana, JA; Grechenig, S; Schwyn, R; Richards, RG; Gueorguiev, B. Biomechanical evaluation of a new gliding screw concept for the fixation of proximal humeral fractures. Bone & Joint Research 2018;7:422-429. http://dx.doi.org/10.1302/2046-3758.76.BJR-2017-0356.R1

Hu, XF; Wang, L; Xiang, G; Lei, W; Feng, YF. Angiogenesis impairment by the nadph oxidase-triggered oxidative stress at the bone-implant interface: critical mechanisms and therapeutic targets for implant failure under hyperglycemic conditions in diabetes. Acta Biomaterialia 2018;73:470-487. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2018.04.008

*BOTANY*
Mayer-Pinto, M; Dafforn, KA; Bugnot, AB; Glasby, TM; Johnston, EL. Artificial structures alter kelp functioning across an urbanised estuary. Marine Environmental Research 2018;139:136-143. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2018.05.004

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Chang, Z; Paoletti, P; Barrett, SD; Chim, YH; Caamano-Gutierrez, E; Hansen, ML; Beck, HC; Rasmussen, LM; Akhtar, R. Nanomechanics and ultrastructure of the internal mammary artery adventitia in patients with low and high pulse wave velocity. Acta Biomaterialia 2018;73:437-448. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2018.04.036

Rabtsun, A; Karpenko, A; Zoloev, DG; Starodubtsev, V; Ignatenko, P; Lejay, A; Chakfe, N. Remote endarterectomy and lamina vastoadductoria dissection improves superficial femoral artery biomechanical behavior during limb flexion. Annals Of Vascular Surgery 2018;50:112-118. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.avsg.2017.12.007

Casha, AR; Bertolaccini, L; Camilleri, L; Manche, A; Gauci, M; Melikyan, G; Gatt, R; Dudek, K; Solli, P; Grima, JN. Pathophysiological mechanism of post-lobectomy air leaks. Journal Of Thoracic Disease 2018;10:3689-3700. http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jtd.2018.05.116

Scardulla, F; Bellavia, D; Vitulo, P; Romano, G; Mina, C; Gentile, G; Clemenza, F; Pasta, S. Biomechanical determinants of right ventricular failure in pulmonary hypertension. Asaio Journal 2018;64:557-564. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MAT.0000000000000683

Smoljkic, M; Verbrugghe, P; Larsson, M; Widman, E; Fehervary, H; D'hooge, J; Vander Sloten, J; Famaey, N. Comparison of in vivo vs. ex situ obtained material properties of sheep common carotid artery. Medical Engineering & Physics 2018;55:16-24. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2018.03.006

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
O'Neill, PR; Castillo-Badillo, JA; Meshik, X; Kalyanaraman, V; Melgarejo, K; Gautam, N. Membrane flow drives an adhesion-independent amoeboid cell migration mode. Developmental Cell 2018;46:9-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.devcel.2018.05.029

Gregorio, I; Braghetta, P; Bonaldo, P; Cescon, M. Collagen vi in healthy and diseased nervous system. Disease Models & Mechanisms 2018;11:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dmm.032946

Takayama, Y; Perret, G; Kumemura, M; Ataka, M; Meignan, S; Karsten, SL; Fujita, H; Collard, D; Lagadec, C; Tarhan, MC. Developing a mems device with built-in microfluidics for biophysical single cell characterization. Micromachines 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/mi9060275

Jiang, XF; Lu, CJ; Tang, MJ; Yang, ZB; Jia, WJ; Ma, YB; Jia, PP; Pei, DS; Wang, HB. Nanotoxicity of silver nanoparticles on hek293t cells: a combined study using biomechanical and biological techniques. Acs Omega 2018;3:6770-6778. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsomega.8b00608

Kaczmarek, B; Sionkowska, A; Stojkovska, J. Characterization of scaffolds based on chitosan and collagen with glycosaminoglycans and sodium alginate addition. Polymer Testing 2018;68:229-232. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.polymertesting.2018.04.021

*COMPARATIVE*
Amini, S; Tadayon, M; Chua, JQI; Miserez, A. Multi-scale structural design and biomechanics of the pistol shrimp snapper claw. Acta Biomaterialia 2018;73:449-457. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2018.04.038

Salerno, G; Rebora, M; Kovalev, A; Gorb, E; Gorb, S. Contribution of different tarsal attachment devices to the overall attachment ability of the stink bug nezara viridula. Journal Of Comparative Physiology A-Neuroethology Sensory Neural And Behavioral Physiology 2018;204:627-638. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00359-018-1266-0

Borovikova, EA; Kodukhova, YV. Specific features of morphology, ecology, and mitochondrial dna polymorphism of the whitefish (coregonus lavaretus l.) from the keret' river as a new object for artificial propagation. Contemporary Problems Of Ecology 2018;11:259-270. http://dx.doi.org/10.1134/S1995425518030046

Busse, S; Gorb, SN. Material composition of the mouthpart cuticle in a damselfly larva (insecta: odonata) and its biomechanical significance. Royal Society Open Science 2018;5:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.172117

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Ru, N; Liu, SSY; Bai, YX; Li, S; Liu, YF; Zhou, GJ. Microarchitecture and biomechanical evaluation of boneceramic grafted alveolar defects during tooth movement in rat. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal 2018;55:798-806. http://dx.doi.org/10.1597/16-006

Bastir, M. Pulling faces. Nature Ecology & Evolution 2018;2:923-924. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41559-018-0550-2

Potrubacz, MI; Chimenti, C; Marchione, L; Tepedino, M. Retrospective evaluation of treatment time and efficiency of a predictable cantilever system for orthodontic extrusion of impacted maxillary canines. American Journal Of Orthodontics And Dentofacial Orthopedics 2018;154:55-64. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajodo.2017.10.027

*ERGONOMICS*
Wang, XK; Bigelow, S; Seagren, KE; Preddie, AK; Wang, ZM; Ardiyanto, A; Allread, WG; Lavender, SA. Re-thinking floor mat design from an ergonomics perspective: can a two-part mat system reduce biomechanical loads during normal mat handling tasks?. Applied Ergonomics 2018;72:17-24. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apergo.2018.04.010

Bae, SH; Kim, DH; Kim, HS; Kim, KC. Biomechanical study on the convenience of loading and unloading laundry in clothes dryer. International Journal Of Precision Engineering And Manufacturing 2018;19:907-915. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12541-018-0107-y

Bauer, CM; Rast, FM; Bock, C; Kuster, RP; Baumgartner, D. Determination of a sagittal plane axis of rotation for a dynamic office chair. Applied Ergonomics 2018;72:107-112. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apergo.2018.05.008

Liu, SH; Qu, YX; Hou, SJ; Li, K; Li, XY; Zhai, Y; Ji, YX. Comfort evaluation of a subject-specific seating interface formed by vibrating grains. Applied Ergonomics 2018;71:65-72. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apergo.2018.03.013

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Moghadam, SM; Talarposhti, MS; Niaty, A; Towhidkhah, F; Jafari, S. The simple chaotic model of passive dynamic walking. Nonlinear Dynamics 2018;93:1183-1199. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11071-018-4252-8

Dionisio, VC; Hurt, CP; Brown, DA. Effect of forward-directed aiding force on gait mechanics in healthy young adults while walking faster. Gait & Posture 2018;64:12-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.05.018

Kim, J; Bertram, JEA. Compliant walking appears metabolically advantageous at extreme step lengths. Gait & Posture 2018;64:84-89. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.05.020

Elhadi, MMO; Ma, CZH; Lam, WK; Lee, WCC. Biomechanical approach in facilitating long-distance walking of elderly people using footwear modifications. Gait & Posture 2018;64:101-107. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.05.032

Northeast, L; Gautrey, CN; Bottoms, L; Hughes, G; Mitchell, ACS; Greenhalgh, A. Full gait cycle analysis of lower limb and trunk kinematics and muscle activations during walking in participants with and without ankle instability. Gait & Posture 2018;64:114-118. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.06.001

Clement, J; Toliopoulos, P; Hagemeister, N; Desmeules, F; Fuentes, A; Vendittoli, PA. Healthy 3d knee kinematics during gait: differences between women and men, and correlation with x-ray alignment. Gait & Posture 2018;64:198-204. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.06.024

Luc-Harkey, BA; Franz, JR; Losina, E; Pietrosimone, B. Association between kinesiophobia and walking gait characteristics in physically active individuals with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Gait & Posture 2018;64:220-225. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.06.029

Dostanpor, A; Dobson, CA; Vanicek, N. Relationships between walking speed, t-score and age with gait parameters in older post-menopausal women with low bone mineral density. Gait & Posture 2018;64:230-237. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.05.005

Fumery, G; Claverie, L; Fourcassie, V; Moretto, P. Walking pattern efficiency during collective load transport. Gait & Posture 2018;64:244-247. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.06.114

Choi, JY; Park, ES; Park, D; Rha, DW. Dynamic spasticity determines hamstring length and knee flexion angle during gait in children with spastic cerebral palsy. Gait & Posture 2018;64:255-259. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.06.163

Iwasaki, S; Fujimoto, C; Egami, N; Kinoshita, M; Togo, F; Yamamoto, Y; Yamasoba, T. Noisy vestibular stimulation increases gait speed in normals and in bilateral vestibulopathy. Brain Stimulation 2018;11:709-715. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2018.03.005

Bruijn, SM; van Dieen, JH. Control of human gait stability through foot placement. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2017.0816

Summerside, EM; Kram, R; Ahmed, AA. Contributions of metabolic and temporal costs to human gait selection. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2018.0197

Hong, YNG; Lee, J; Shin, CS. Transition versus continuous slope walking: adaptation to change center of mass velocity in young men. Applied Bionics And Biomechanics 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/2028638

Howell, DR; Meehan, WP; Foss, KDB; Reches, A; Weiss, M; Myer, GD. Reduced dual-task gait speed is associated with visual go/no-go brain network activation in children and adolescents with concussion. Brain Injury 2018;32:1129-1134. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02699052.2018.1482424

Forma, V; Anderson, DI; Goffinet, F; Barbu-Roth, M. Effect of optic flows on newborn crawling. Developmental Psychobiology 2018;60:497-510. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dev.21634

*ANIMAL LOCOMOTION*
Gazzola, M; Dudte, LH; McCormick, AG; Mahadevan, L. Forward and inverse problems in the mechanics of soft filaments. Royal Society Open Science 2018;5:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.171628

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Paolo, C; Glada, L; Lisa, B; Sandro, G; Alberto, L. Functional evaluation of bilateral subtalar arthroereisis for the correction of flexible flatfoot in children: 1-year follow-up. Gait & Posture 2018;64:152-158. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.06.023

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Harkey, MS; Blackburn, JT; Hackney, AC; Lewek, MD; Schmitz, RJ; Pietrosimone, B. Acute serum cartilage biomarker response after walking and drop landing. Medicine And Science In Sports And Exercise 2018;50:1465-1471. http://dx.doi.org/10.1249/MSS.0000000000001585

Elder, S; Chenault, H; Gloth, P; Webb, K; Recinos, R; Wright, E; Moran, D; Butler, J; Borazjani, A; Cooley, A. Effects of antigen removal on a porcine osteochondral xenograft for articular cartilage repair. Journal Of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 2018;106:2251-2260. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.a.36411

Clements, JR; Whitmer, K; Nguyen, H; Rich, M. Cross-sectional area measurement of the central tarsometatarsal articulation: a review of computed tomography scans. Journal Of Foot & Ankle Surgery 2018;57:732-736. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2017.12.017

Teng, HL; Pedoia, V; Link, TM; Majumdar, S; Souza, RB. Local associations between knee cartilage t-1 rho and t-2 relaxation times and patellofemoral joint stress during walking: a voxel-based relaxometry analysis. Knee 2018;25:406-416. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2018.02.016

Kang, KT; Son, J; Koh, YG; Kwon, OR; Kwon, SK; Lee, YJ; Park, KK. Effect of femoral component position on biomechanical outcomes of unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. Knee 2018;25:491-498. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2018.03.003

Chandran, PL; Dimitriadis, EK; Mertz, EL; Horkay, F. Microscale mapping of extracellular matrix elasticity of mouse joint cartilage: an approach to extracting bulk elasticity of soft matter with surface roughness. Soft Matter 2018;14:2879-2892. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c7sm02045g

Edwards, DS; Arshad, MS; Luokkala, T; Kedgley, AE; Watts, AC. The contribution of the posterolateral capsule to elbow joint stability: a cadaveric biomechanical investigation. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2018;27:1178-1184. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2018.02.045

*METHODS*
Galvao, JR; Di Renzo, AB; Schaphauser, PE; Dutra, G; Dreyer, UJ; Kalinowski, A; Canning, J; Zamarreno, CR; da Silva, JCC; Martelli, C. Optical fiber bragg grating instrumentation applied to horse gait detection. Ieee Sensors Journal 2018;18:5778-5785. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JSEN.2018.2842693

Koska, D; Gaudel, J; Hein, T; Maiwald, C. Validation of an inertial measurement unit for the quantification of rearfoot kinematics during running. Gait & Posture 2018;64:135-140. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.06.007

Jacobs, BY; Lakes, EH; Reiter, AJ; Lake, SP; Ham, TR; Leipzig, ND; Porvasnik, SL; Schmidt, CE; Wachs, RA; Allen, KD. The open source gaitor suite for rodent gait analysis. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-28134-1

Mentiplay, BF; Hasanki, K; Perraton, LG; Pua, YH; Charlton, PC; Clark, RA. Three-dimensional assessment of squats and drop jumps using the microsoft xbox one kinect: reliability and validity. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2018;36:2202-2209. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2018.1445439

*MODELING*
Zhang, Y; Chiu, T; Li, B; Folkert, M; Huang, X; Jia, X; Wang, J. Comprehensive evaluation of a biomechanical modeling-guided cbct reconstruction technique (bio-recon) for liver imaging. Medical Physics 2018;45:69-5156-5469-5156-54.

Talanov, M; Lavrov, I; Menshenin, C. Computational modeling of spinal locomotor circuitry. European Journal Of Clinical Investigation 2018;48:224-224.

Elazab, A; Abdulazeem, YM; Anter, AM; Hu, QM; Wang, TF; Lei, BY. Macroscopic cerebral tumor growth modeling from medical images: a review. Ieee Access 2018;6:30663-30679. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2839681

Merola, A; Colacino, D; Cosentino, C; Amato, F. Model-based tracking control design, implementation of embedded digital controller and testing of a biomechatronic device for robotic rehabilitation. Mechatronics 2018;52:70-77. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mechatronics.2018.04.006

Cazoulat, G; Chaudhury, B; Anderson, B; Zaid, M; Elganainy, D; Koay, FJ; Brock, K. Use of vasculature information in biomechanical model-based registration of longitudinal liver cancer ct scans. Medical Physics 2018;45:69-4951-4969-4951-50.

Santhanam, A; Hasse, K; Neylon, J; Min, Y; Lee, P; Low, D. A machine learning and biomechanical approach for generating lung 4dct from a breath-hold 3dct. Medical Physics 2018;45:69-5154-5269-5154-52.

*MUSCLE*
Schoenrock, B; Zander, V; Dern, S; Limper, U; Mulder, E; Veraksits, A; Viir, R; Kramer, A; Stokes, MJ; Salanova, M; Peipsi, A; Blottner, D. Bed rest, exercise countermeasure and reconditioning effects on the human resting muscle tone system. Frontiers In Physiology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2018.00810

Umehara, J; Kusano, K; Nakamura, M; Morishita, K; Nishishita, S; Tanaka, H; Shimizu, I; Ichihashi, N. Scapular kinematic and shoulder muscle activity alterations after serratus anterior muscle fatigue. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2018;27:1205-1213. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2018.01.009

Van Hollebeke, RB; Cushman, M; Schlueter, EF; Allison, MA. Abdominal muscle density is inversely related to adiposity inflammatory mediators. Medicine And Science In Sports And Exercise 2018;50:1495-1501. http://dx.doi.org/10.1249/MSS.0000000000001570

Kubo, K; Miyazaki, D; Yata, H; Shimoju, S; Okada, M; Tsunoda, N. Is the stiffness of human muscle and tendon structures related to muscle fiber composition in vivo?. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2018;58:622-629. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.17.06890-6

*NEURAL*
Jia, B; Wu, YC; He, D; Guo, BH; Xue, L. Dynamics of transitions from anti-phase to multiple in-phase synchronizations in inhibitory coupled bursting neurons. Nonlinear Dynamics 2018;93:1599-1618. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11071-018-4279-x

Adams, MD; Winder, AT; Blinder, P; Drew, PJ. The pial vasculature of the mouse develops according to a sensory-independent program. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-27910-3

Anderson, B; Lin, E; Cazoulat, G; Gupta, S; Koay, E; Odisio, B; Brock, K. Improving colorectal liver metastases treatment: neural networks and biomechanical models. Medical Physics 2018;45:69-5249-5369-5249-54.

He, QL; McNamara, TP. Virtual orientation overrides physical orientation to define a reference frame in spatial updating. Frontiers In Human Neuroscience 2018;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnhum.2018.00269

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Seliger, G; Chaoui, K; Lautenschlager, C; Jenderka, KV; Kunze, C; Hiller, GGR; Tchirikov, M. Ultrasound elastography of the lower uterine segment in women with a previous cesarean section: comparison of in-/ex-vivo elastography versus tensile-stress-strain-rupture analysis. European Journal Of Obstetrics & Gynecology And Reproductive Biology 2018;225:172-180. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejogrb.2018.04.013

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Calvo-Echenique, A; Cegonino, J; Chueca, R; Perez-del Palomar, A. Stand-alone lumbar cage subsidence: a biomechanical sensitivity study of cage design and placement. Computer Methods And Programs In Biomedicine 2018;162:211-219. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cmpb.2018.05.022

Choi, MK; Kim, SB; Lee, JH. Rare intractable cervicalgia related to exaggerated disc height distraction : report of two cases and literature review. Journal Of Korean Neurosurgical Society 2018;61:530-536. http://dx.doi.org/10.3340/jkns.2017.0186

Yang, BW; Glotzbecker, MP; Troy, M; Proctor, MR; Hresko, MT; Hedequist, DJ. C2 translaminar screw fixation in children. Journal Of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2018;38:69-5149-5069-5149-55. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BPO.0000000000001176

Schlager, B; Niemeyer, F; Galbusera, F; Wilke, HJ. Asymmetrical intrapleural pressure distribution: a cause for scoliosis? a computational analysis. European Journal Of Applied Physiology 2018;118:1315-1329. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00421-018-3864-5

Belykh, E; Kalinin, AA; Martirosyan, NL; Kerimbayev, T; Theodore, N; Preul, MC; Byvaltsev, VA. Facet joint fixation and anterior, direct lateral, and transforaminal lumbar interbody fusions for treatment of degenerative lumbar disc diseases: retrospective cohort study of a new minimally invasive technique. World Neurosurgery 2018;114:69-5753-5769-5754-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.03.121

Li, Y; Zhu, J; Liao, ZH; Zhang, ZJ; Liu, WQ. Hybrid constructs for performing three-level hybrid surgery: a finite element study. World Neurosurgery 2018;114:69-4951-4850-6949-5148-57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/J.WNEU.2018.03.202

Soriano-Baron, H; Newcomb, AGUS; Malhotra, D; Palma, AE; Martinez-del-Campo, E; Crawford, NR; Theodore, N; Kelly, BP; Kaibara, T. Biomechanical analysis of an expandable lumbar interbody spacer. World Neurosurgery 2018;114:69-5449-5469-5450-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.03.041

Wu, WK; Yan, ZJ; Zhang, TF; Liao, CG; Liang, KL; Chen, L; Deng, ZL. Biomechanical influences of transcorporeal tunnels on c4 vertebra under physical compressive load under flexion movement: a finite element analysis. World Neurosurgery 2018;114:69-4957-5769-5048-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.02.140

Xia, ZY; Duan, WR; Zhao, XH; Jian, FZ; Chen, Z. Computed tomography imaging study of basilar invagination and atlantoaxial dislocation. World Neurosurgery 2018;114:69-5348-4969-5348-55. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.03.016

Zhang, ZJ; Fogel, GR; Liao, ZH; Sun, YT; Liu, WQ. Biomechanical analysis of lateral lumbar interbody fusion constructs with various fixation options: based on a validated finite element model. World Neurosurgery 2018;114:69-4949-5048-6949-4950-57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.03.158

Zhao, X; Du, L; Xie, YZ; Zhao, J. Effect of lumbar lordosis on the adjacent segment in transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: a finite element analysis. World Neurosurgery 2018;114:69-4949-5269-4950-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.02.073

Kim, JW; Park, SW; Kim, YB; Ko, MJ. The effect of postoperative use of teriparatide reducing screw loosening in osteoporotic patients. Journal Of Korean Neurosurgical Society 2018;61:494-502. http://dx.doi.org/10.3340/jkns.2017.0216

Zhu, MY; Wu, SY; Suraj, C; Huang, KL; Lin, CW; Teng, HL. Traumatic posterolateral c1-c2 dislocation complicated with locked lateral mass and type ii odontoid fracture-5-year follow-up. World Neurosurgery 2018;114:330-334. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/J.WNEU.2018.03.191

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Lyle, SA; Malik, C; Oddy, MJ. Comparison of locking versus nonlocking plates for distal fibula fractures. Journal Of Foot & Ankle Surgery 2018;57:664-667. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2017.11.035

May, C; Egloff, M; Butscher, A; Keel, MJB; Aebi, T; Siebenrock, KA; Bastian, JD. Comparison of fixation techniques for acetabular fractures involving the anterior column with disruption of the quadrilateral plate. Journal Of Bone And Joint Surgery-American Volume 2018;100:1047-1054. http://dx.doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.17.00295

Nienhaus, M; Zderic, I; Wahl, D; Gueorguiev, B; Rommens, PM. A locked intraosseous nail for transverse patellar fractures. Journal Of Bone And Joint Surgery-American Volume 2018;100:. http://dx.doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.17.00272

Salas, C; Brantley, JA; Clark, J; Taha, MR; Myers, OB; Mercer, D. Damage in a distal radius fracture model treated with locked volar plating after simulated postoperative loading. Journal Of Hand Surgery-American Volume 2018;43:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2017.12.019

Vila-Rico, J; Bravo-Gimenez, B; Jimenez-Diaz, V; Mellado-Romero, MA; Ojeda-Thies, C. Arthroscopic subtalar arthrodesis: does the type of fixation modify outcomes?. Journal Of Foot & Ankle Surgery 2018;57:726-731. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2017.12.011

Dayton, P; Hatch, DJ; Santrock, RD; Smith, B. Biomechanical characteristics of biplane multiplanar tension-side fixation for lapidus fusion. Journal Of Foot & Ankle Surgery 2018;57:766-770. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2018.02.012

Sun, H; He, QF; Zhang, BB; Zhu, Y; Zhang, W; Chai, YM. A biomechanical evaluation of different fixation strategies for posterolateral fragments in tibial plateau fractures and introduction of the 'magic screw'. Knee 2018;25:417-426. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2018.03.015

Boutsiadis, A; Lenoir, H; Denard, PJ; Panisset, JC; Brossard, P; Delsol, P; Guichard, F; Barth, J. The lateralization and distalization shoulder angles are important determinants of clinical outcomes in reverse shoulder arthroplasty. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2018;27:1226-1234. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2018.02.036

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Worthen-Chaudhari, LC; Monfort, SM; Bland, C; Pan, XL; Chaudhari, AMW. Characterizing within-subject variability in quantified measures of balance control: a cohort study. Gait & Posture 2018;64:141-146. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.05.031

Chang, HY; Huang, YH; Cheng, SC; Yeh, CY; Wang, CH. Prophylactic kinesio taping enhances balance for healthy collegiate players. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2018;58:651-658. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.17.06955-9

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Borg, J; Mizzi, S; Formosa, C. Peak pressure data and pressure-time integral in the contralateral limb in patients with diabetes and a trans-tibial prosthesis. Gait & Posture 2018;64:55-58. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.05.023

Heitzmann, DWW; Salami, F; De Asha, AR; Block, J; Putz, C; Wolf, SI; Alimusaj, M. Benefits of an increased prosthetic ankle range of motion for individuals with a trans-tibial amputation walking with a new prosthetic foot. Gait & Posture 2018;64:174-180. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.06.022

*ROBOTICS/BIOMIMETICS*
Wang, YJ; Wu, CL; Yu, LQ; Mei, YY. Trajectory planning of a rolling robot of closed five-bow-shaped-bar linkage. Robotics And Computer-Integrated Manufacturing 2018;53:81-92. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rcim.2018.03.004

Li, RX; Xiao, Q; Liu, YC; Hu, JX; Li, LJ; Li, G; Liu, H; Hu, KN; Wen, L. A multi-body dynamics based numerical modelling tool for solving aquatic biomimetic problems. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-3190/aacd60

DeMario, A; Zhao, JG. Development and analysis of a three-dimensional printed miniature walking robot with soft joints and links. Journal Of Mechanisms And Robotics-Transactions Of The Asme 2018;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4039773

Rone, WS; Saab, W; Ben-Tzvi, P. Design, modeling, and integration of a flexible universal spatial robotic tail. Journal Of Mechanisms And Robotics-Transactions Of The Asme 2018;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4039500

Wang, ZR; Tian, YB; Yao, YA. A novel underactuated tetrahedral mobile robot. Journal Of Mechanisms And Robotics-Transactions Of The Asme 2018;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4040438

Zhong, Y; Song, JL; Yu, HY; Du, RX. A study on kinematic pattern of fish undulatory locomotion using a robot fish. Journal Of Mechanisms And Robotics-Transactions Of The Asme 2018;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4040434

Shintake, J; Cacucciolo, V; Shea, H; Floreano, D. Soft biomimetic fish robot made of dielectric elastomer actuators. Soft Robotics NaN;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/soro.2017.0062

Tang, YC; Zhang, QT; Lin, GJ; Yin, J. Switchable adhesion actuator for amphibious climbing soft robot. Soft Robotics NaN;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/soro.2017.0133

Miller, PW; Stoop, N; Dunkel, J. Geometry of wave propagation on active deformable surfaces. Physical Review Letters 2018;120:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.268001

Guo, SX; Yang, QX; Bai, LC; Zhao, Y. Development of multiple capsule robots in pipe. Micromachines 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/mi9060259

*WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY*
Sun, JM; Pu, X; Liu, MM; Yu, AF; Du, CH; Zhai, JY; Hu, WG; Wang, ZL. Self-healable, stretchable, transparent triboelectric nanogenerators as soft power sources. Acs Nano 2018;12:6147-6155. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.8b02479

*REACHING/GRASP/UPPER EXTREMITY*
Umehara, J; Nakamura, M; Nishishita, S; Tanaka, H; Kusano, K; Ichihashi, N. Scapular kinematic alterations during arm elevation with decrease in pectoralis minor stiffness after stretching in healthy individuals. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2018;27:1214-1220. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2018.02.037

*REHABILITATION*
Geiger, M; Bonnyaud, C; Bussel, B; Roche, N. Assessment of imagined and real expanded timed up and go tests in patients with chronic stroke: a case-control study. Journal Of Rehabilitation Medicine 2018;50:413-419. http://dx.doi.org/10.2340/16501977-2315

Himuro, N; Mishima, R; Seshimo, T; Morishima, T; Kosaki, K; Ibe, S; Asagai, Y; Minematsu, K; Kurita, K; Okayasu, T; Shimura, T; Hoshino, K; Suzuki, T; Yanagizono, T. Change in mobility function and its causes in adults with cerebral palsy by gross motor function classification system level: a cross-sectional questionnaire study. Neurorehabilitation 2018;42:383-390. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/NRE-172340

Dello Iacono, A; Maffulli, N; Laver, L; Padulo, J. Successful treatment of groin pain syndrome in a pole-vault athlete with core stability exercise. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2017;57:1650-1659. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.16.06735-9

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Tatar, Y; Gercek, N; Ramazanoglu, N; Gulmez, I; Uzun, S; Sanli, G; Karagozoglu, C; Cotuk, HB. Load distribution on the foot and lofstrand crutches of amputee football players. Gait & Posture 2018;64:169-173. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.06.008

Solomito, MJ; Kostyuna, RO; Wu, YH; Mueske, NM; Wren, TAL; Chou, LS; Ounpuu, S. Motion analysis evaluation of adolescent athletes during dual-task walking following a concussion: a multicenter study. Gait & Posture 2018;64:260-265. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.06.165

Aeles, J; Jonkers, I; Debaere, S; Delecluse, C; Vanwanseele, B. Muscle-tendon unit length changes differ between young and adult sprinters in the first stance phase of sprint running. Royal Society Open Science 2018;5:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.180332

Aminaka, N; Arthur, K; Porcari, JP; Foster, C; Cress, M; Hahn, C. No immediate effects of highly cushioned shoes on basic running biomechanics. Kinesiology 2018;50:124-130. http://dx.doi.org/10.26582/k.50.1.10

de Andrade, VL; Papoti, M; Campos, EZ; Kalva, CA; Gobbi, RB; Vieira, LHP; Bedo, BS; Santiago, PRP. Lactacidemic variation and movement patterns during anaerobic power test. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2018;58:576-582. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.17.07158-4

Gomez-Ezeiza, J; Torres-Unda, J; Tam, N; Irazusta, J; Granados, C; Santos-Concejero, J. Race walking gait and its influence on race walking economy in world-class race walkers. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2018;36:2235-2241. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2018.1449086

Strzala, M; Stanula, A; Ostrowski, A; Kaca, M; Krezalek, P; Glodzik, J. Propulsive limb coordination and body acceleration in sprint breaststroke swimming. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2017;57:1564-1571. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.16.06634-2

Lamb, PF; Pataky, TC. The role of pelvis-thorax coupling in controlling within-golf club swing speed. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2018;36:2164-2171. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2018.1442287

Wagner, H; Fuchs, PX; von Duvillard, SP. Specific physiological and biomechanical performance in elite, sub-elite and in non-elite male team handball players. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2018;58:73-81. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.16.06758-X

Nagahara, R; Zushi, K. Development of maximal speed sprinting performance with changes in vertical, leg and joint stiffness. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2017;57:1572-1578. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.16.06622-6

Healy, S; Nacario, A; Braithwaite, RE; Hopper, C. The effect of physical activity interventions on youth with autism spectrum disorder: a meta-analysis. Autism Research 2018;11:818-833. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aur.1955

Nielsen, NPB; Hug, F; Guevel, A; Colloud, F; Lardy, J; Dorel, S. Changes in motor coordination induced by local fatigue during a sprint cycling task. Medicine And Science In Sports And Exercise 2018;50:1394-1404. http://dx.doi.org/10.1249/MSS.0000000000001572

Ng, L; Rosalie, SM; Sherry, D; Loh, WB; Sjurseth, AM; Iyengar, S; Wild, CY. A biomechanical comparison in the lower limb and lumbar spine between a hit and drag flick in field hockey. Journal Of Sports Sciences 2018;36:2210-2216. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2018.1445440

Dowling, B; Mcpherson, AL; Paci, JM. Weightbearing ankle dorsiflexion range of motion and sagittal plane kinematics during single leg drop jump landing in healthy male athletes. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2018;58:867-874. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.17.07348-0

Moghaddaszadeh, A; Jamnik, V; Belcastro, AN. Characteristics of children's physical activity during active play. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2018;58:369-376. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.16.06704-9

Salmon, DM; Sullivan, SJ; Handcock, P; Rehrer, NJ; Niven, B. Neck strength and self-reported neck dysfunction: what is the impact of a season of rugby union?. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2018;58:1078-1089. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.17.07070-0

Grooms, DR; Chaudhari, A; Page, SJ; Nichols-Larsen, DS; Onate, JA. Visual-motor control of drop landing after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Journal Of Athletic Training 2018;53:486-496. http://dx.doi.org/10.4085/1062-6050-178-16

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Wulf, M; Shanker, M; Schuetz, M; Lutz, M; Langton, CM; Hooper, SL; Smeathers, JE; Brauner, T; Wearing, SC. Lower material stiffness in rupture-repaired achilles tendon during walking: transmission-mode ultrasound for post-surgical tendon evaluation. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2018;26:2030-2037. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-017-4624-5

Gluck, MJ; Beck, CM; Golan, EJ; Nasser, P; Shukla, DR; Hausman, MR. Varus posteromedial rotatory instability: a biomechanical analysis of posterior bundle of the medial ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2018;27:1317-1325. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2018.02.058

Halat, G; Negrin, LL; Unger, E; Koch, T; Streicher, J; Erhart, J; Platzer, P; Hajdu, S. Introduction of a new repair technique in bony avulsion of the fdp tendon: a biomechanical study. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-28250-y

Frankewycz, B; Penz, A; Weber, J; da Silva, NP; Freimoser, F; Bell, R; Nerlich, M; Jung, EM; Docheva, D; Pfeifer, CG. Achilles tendon elastic properties remain decreased in long term after rupture. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy 2018;26:2080-2087. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-017-4791-4

Jensen, JK; Nygaard, RH; Svensson, RB; Hove, HD; Magnusson, SP; Kjaer, M; Couppe, C. Biomechanical properties of the patellar tendon in children with heritable connective tissue disorders. European Journal Of Applied Physiology 2018;118:1301-1307. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00421-018-3862-7

Petri, M; Lu, P; Omar, M; Ettinger, M; Krettek, C; Neunaber, C; Jagodzinski, M. In vivo heterotopic culturing of prefabricated tendon grafts with mechanical stimulation in a sheep model. Knee 2018;25:381-391. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2018.02.006

Tiefenboeck, TM; Hirtler, L; Winnisch, M; Joestl, J; Koch, T; Komjati, M; Hofbauer, M; Ostermann, RC. A bigger suture diameter for anterior cruciate ligament all-inside graft link preparation leads to better graft stability: an anatomical specimen study. Knee 2018;25:427-433. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2018.03.010

Li, B; Wang, GB; Wang, YF; Zhou, BZ. Effects of pre-operative knee laxity on clinical outcomes after partial anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Knee 2018;25:445-452. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2018.02.012

Kurt, B; Ozaydin, I; Sozmen, M; Bilge, A; Cihan, M; Hamamci, E; Aydin, U. Hyaluronic acid and synovial fluid in preventing adhesion formation after tenorrhaphy: an in vivo study on rabbit achilles tendon. Ciencia Rural 2018;48:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/0103-8478cr20170206

Wang, SH; Ge, YS; Ai, CC; Jiang, J; Cai, JY; Sheng, DD; Wan, F; Liu, XW; Hao, YF; Chen, J; Chen, SY. Enhance the biocompatibility and osseointegration of polyethylene terephthalate ligament by plasma spraying with hydroxyapatite in vitro and in vivo. International Journal Of Nanomedicine 2018;13:3609-3623. http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/IJN.S162466

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Torres, Y; Sarria, P; Gotor, FJ; Gutierrez, E; Peon, E; Beltran, AM; Gonzalez, JE. Surface modification of ti-6al-4v alloys manufactured by selective laser melting: microstructural and tribo-mechanical characterization. Surface & Coatings Technology 2018;348:31-40. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surfcoat.2018.05.015

Ochoa-Cabrero, R; Alonso-Rasgado, T; Davey, K. Scaling in biomechanical experimentation: a finite similitude approach. Journal Of The Royal Society Interface 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2018.0254

Cazoulat, G. Modeling tissue biomechanics for image cancer radiotherapy. Medical Physics 2018;45:69-5349-4969-5349-49.

Liu, F; Klein, E. Biomechanical modeling of compressed breast tissue. Medical Physics 2018;45:69-5050-5669-5050-57.

Li, LQ; Stiadle, JM; Levendoski, EE; Lau, HK; Thibeault, SL; Kiick, KL. Biocompatibility of injectable resilin-based hydrogels. Journal Of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 2018;106:2229-2242. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.a.36418

Jones, MG; Andriotis, OG; Roberts, JJW; Lunn, K; Tear, VJ; Cao, L; Ask, K; Smart, DE; Bonfanti, A; Johnson, P; Alzetani, A; Conforti, F; Doherty, R; Lai, CY; Johnson, B; Bourdakos, KN; Fletcher, SV; Marshall, BG; Jogai, S; Brereton, CJ; Chee, SJ; Ottensmeier, CH; Sime, P; Gauldie, J; Kolb, M; Mahajan, S; Fabre, A; Bhaskar, A; Jarolimek, W; Richeldi, L; O'Reilly, KMA; Monk, PD; Thurner, PJ; Davies, DE. Nanoscale dysregulation of collagen structure-function disrupts mechano-homeostasis and mediates pulmonary fibrosis. Elife 2018;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.36354

Marrella, A; Lagazzo, A; Dellacasa, E; Pasquini, C; Finocchio, E; Barberis, F; Pastorino, L; Giannoni, P; Scaglione, S. 3d porous gelatin/pva hydrogel as meniscus substitute using alginate micro-particles as porogens. Polymers 2018;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/polym10040380

Dzamba, BJ; DeSimone, DW. Extracellular matrix (ecm) and the sculpting of embryonic tissues. Extracellular Matrix And Egg Coats 2018;130:245-274. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.ctdb.2018.03.006

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Zhang, JH; Gu, JW; Li, BC; Gao, FB; Liao, XM; Cui, SJ. Establishment of a novel rat model of blast-related diffuse axonal injury. Experimental And Therapeutic Medicine 2018;16:93-102. http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/etm.2018.6146

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Schlageter-Tello, A; Van Hertem, T; Bokkers, EAM; Viazzi, S; Bahr, C; Lokhorst, K. Performance of human observers and an automatic 3-dimensional computer-vision-based locomotion scoring method to detect lameness and hoof lesions in dairy cows. Journal Of Dairy Science 2018;101:6322-6335. http://dx.doi.org/10.3168/jds.2017-13768

*WHEELCHAIR*
de Klerk, R; Lutjeboer, T; Vegter, RJK; van der Woude, LHV. Practice-based skill acquisition of pushrim-activated power-assisted wheelchair propulsion versus regular handrim propulsion in novices. Journal Of Neuroengineering And Rehabilitation 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12984-018-0397-4

*PICK OF THE WEEK: THE WORLD CUP MAY BE OVER BUT THE RESEARCH NEVER ENDS*
Soroka, A. The locomotor activity of soccer players based on playing positions during the 2010 world cup. Journal Of Sports Medicine And Physical Fitness 2018;58:837-842. http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.17.04323-7