LITERATURE UPDATE
September 20 - September 26, 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*
Hsiao, CK; Tu, YK; Lee, CH; Yen, CY; Kao, FC; Tsai, YJ. Biomechanical study on the cyclic stability of distal radius c2 type osteoporotic fractures using locking plates in a cadaver model. Journal Of Medical And Biological Engineering 2018;38:707-714. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40846-017-0346-x

Zhang, ZN; Yu, T; Xie, LM; Li, YB; Ke, X; Liu, Y; Huang, SM; Deng, H; Bai, Y. Biomechanical bearing-based typing method for osteonecrosis of the femoral head: abc typing. Experimental And Therapeutic Medicine 2018;16:2682-2688. http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/etm.2018.6488

Giaze, TR; Shuid, AN; Soelaiman, IN; Muhammad, N; Fauzi, MB; Arlamsyah, AM; Mohamed, N. Marantodes pumilum leaves promote repair of osteoporotic fracture in postmenopausal sprague-dawley rats. International Journal Of Pharmacology 2018;14:973-980. http://dx.doi.org/10.3923/ijp.2018.973.980

Liang, WN; Li, XH; Li, GH; Hu, L; Ding, SS; Kang, J; Shen, JY; Li, CD; Asakawa, T. Sirt1/foxo axis plays a crucial role in the mechanisms of therapeutic effects of erzhi pill in ovariectomized rats. Evidence-Based Complementary And Alternative Medicine 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/9210490

Huang, K; Wu, GF; Zou, J; Peng, SM. Combination therapy with bmp-2 and psoralen enhances fracture healing in ovariectomized mice. Experimental And Therapeutic Medicine 2018;16:1655-1662. http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/etm.2018.6353

Frydrysek, K; Sir, M; Pleva, L. Strength analyses of screws for femoral neck fractures. Journal Of Medical And Biological Engineering 2018;38:816-834. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40846-018-0378-x

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Dinarelli, S; Girasole, M; Spitalieri, P; Talarico, RV; Murdocca, M; Botta, A; Novelli, G; Mango, R; Sangiuolo, F; Longo, G. Afm nano-mechanical study of the beating profile of hipsc-derived cardiomyocytes beating bodies wt and dm1. Journal Of Molecular Recognition 2018;31:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jmr.2725

Leemans, EL; Willems, TP; Slump, CH; van der Lean, MJ; Zeebregts, CJ. Additional value of biomechanical indices based on cta for rupture risk assessment of abdominal aortic aneurysms. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0202672

Jayet, J; Heim, F; Coggia, M; Chakfe, N; Coscas, R. An experimental study of laser in situ fenestration of current aortic endografts. European Journal Of Vascular And Endovascular Surgery 2018;56:68-77. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejvs.2018.03.016

Shin, E; Kim, JJ; Lee, S; Ko, KS; Rhee, BD; Han, J; Kim, N. Hemodynamics in diabetic human aorta using computational fluid dynamics. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0202671

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Wang, G; Galli, T. Reciprocal link between cell biomechanics and exocytosis. Traffic 2018;19:741-749. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tra.12584

Lang, E; Polec, A; Lang, A; Valk, M; Blicher, P; Rowe, AD; Tonseth, KA; Jackson, CJ; Utheim, TP; Janssen, LMC; Eriksson, J; Boe, SO. Coordinated collective migration and asymmetric cell division in confluent human keratinocytes without wounding. Nature Communications 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-05578-7

Chang, CC; Wang, K; Zhang, Y; Chen, DY; Fan, BY; Hsieh, CH; Wang, JB; Wu, MH; Chen, J. Mechanical property characterization of hundreds of single nuclei based on microfluidic constriction channel. Cytometry Part A 2018;573A:. 822-828

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cyto.a.23386. Servello, D; Gu, YZ; Gu, C. A microbiomechanical system for studying varicosity formation and recovery in central neuron axons. Jove-Journal Of Visualized Experiments 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3791/57202

You, ZH; Pearce, DJG; Sengupta, A; Giomi, L. Geometry and mechanics of microdomains in growing bacterial colonies. Physical Review X NaN;NaN:.

*COMPARATIVE*
Kelty-Stephen, DG. Multifractal evidence of nonlinear interactions stabilizing posture for phasmids in windy conditions: a reanalysis of insect postural-sway data. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0202367

Baumler, F; Gorb, SN; Busse, S. Comparative morphology of the thorax musculature of adult anisoptera (insecta: odonata): functional aspects of the flight apparatus. Arthropod Structure & Development 2018;47:430-441. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asd.2018.04.003

Razmadze, D; Panyutina, AA; Zelenkov, NV. Anatomy of the forelimb musculature and ligaments of psittacus erithacus (aves: psittaciformes). Journal Of Anatomy 2018;233:496-530. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12861

Thampi, P; Liu, JP; Zeng, Z; MacLeod, JN. Changes in the appendicular skeleton during metamorphosis in the axolotl salamander (ambystoma mexicanum). Journal Of Anatomy 2018;233:468-477. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12846

Rajabi, H; Stamm, K; Appel, E; Gorb, SN. Micro-morphological adaptations of the wing nodus to flight behaviour in four dragonfly species from the family libellulidae check tar (odonata: anisoptera). Arthropod Structure & Development 2018;47:442-448. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asd.2018.01.003

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Garcia, AG; Hebraud, A; Duval, JL; Wittmer, CR; Gaut, L; Duprez, D; Egles, C; Bedoui, F; Schlatter, G; Legallais, C. Poly(epsilon-caprolactone)/hydroxyapatite 3d honeycomb scaffolds for a cellular microenvironment adapted to maxillofacial bone reconstruction. Acs Biomaterials Science & Engineering 2018;4:3317-3326. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsbiomaterials.8b00521

Pisani, MX; Presotto, AGC; Mesquita, MF; Barao, VAR; Kemmoku, DT; Cury, AAD. Biomechanical behavior of 2-implant- and single-implant-retained mandibular overdentures with conventional or mini implants. Journal Of Prosthetic Dentistry 2018;120:421-430. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.prosdent.2017.12.012

Carvalho, PH; Saavedra, MDFA; Ballester, RY; Luz, JGC. Biomechanical evaluation of the sheep mandible as a model for studying fixation methods. International Journal Of Morphology 2018;36:926-930.

Toussi, CA; Ezatpour, HR; Haddadnia, J; Shiri, JG. Effect of using different metal and ceramic materials as restorations on stress distribution around dental implants: a comparative finite element study. Materials Research Express 2018;5:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/2053-1591/aadc55

Tuijt, M; Parsa, A; Koutris, M; Berkhout, E; Koolstra, JH; Lobbezoo, F. Human jaw joint hypermobility: diagnosis and biomechanical modelling. Journal Of Oral Rehabilitation 2018;45:783-789. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joor.12689

Corsentino, G; Pedulla, E; Castelli, L; Liguori, M; Spicciarelli, V; Martignoni, M; Ferrari, M; Grandini, S. Influence of access cavity preparation and remaining tooth substance on fracture strength of endodontically treated teeth. Journal Of Endodontics 2018;44:1416-1421. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joen.2018.05.012

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Munoz, MM; Hu, Y; Anderson, PSL; Patek, SN. Strong biomechanical relationships bias the tempo and mode of morphological evolution. Elife 2018;7:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.37621

Hoover, KC; Berbesque, JC. Early holocene morphological variation in hunter-gatherer hands and feet. Peerj 2018;6:. http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.5564

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Toyomura, A; Yokosawa, K; Shimojo, A; Fujii, T; Kuriki, S. Turning a cylindrical treadmill with feet: an mr-compatible device for assessment of the neural correlates of lower-limb movement. Journal Of Neuroscience Methods 2018;307:14-22. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jneumeth.2018.06.006

Martin, JP; Li, QG. Altering compliance of a load carriage device in the medial-lateral direction reduces peak forces while walking. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-32175-x

Reimann, H; Fettrow, T; Thompson, ED; Jeka, JJ. Neural control of balance during walking. Frontiers In Physiology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2018.01271

*ANIMAL LOCOMOTION*
Alexander, DE. A century and a half of research on the evolution of insect flight. Arthropod Structure & Development 2018;47:322-327. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asd.2017.11.007

Berg, EM; Bjornfors, ER; Pallucchi, I; Picton, LD; El Manira, A. Principles governing locomotion in vertebrates: lessons from zebrafish. Frontiers In Neural Circuits 2018;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fncir.2018.00073

Yanoviak, SP; Dudley, R. Jumping and the aerial behavior of aquatic mayfly larvae (myobaetis ellenae, baetidae). Arthropod Structure & Development 2018;47:370-374. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asd.2017.06.005

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Lin, CH; Qiu, ZH; Yeh, CC. Image processing for rear foot image evaluating leg and foot angles. Measurement 2018;126:168-183. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2018.05.054

Marty, B; Wens, V; Bourguignon, M; Naeije, G; Goldman, S; Jousmaki, V; De Tiege, X. Neuromagnetic cerebellar activity entrains to the kinematics of executed finger movements. Cerebellum 2018;17:531-539. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12311-018-0943-4

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Sarin, JK; te Moller, NCR; Mancini, IAD; Brommer, H; Visser, J; Malda, J; van Weeren, PR; Afara, IO; Toyras, J. Arthroscopic near infrared spectroscopy enables simultaneous quantitative evaluation of articular cartilage and subchondral bone in vivo. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-31670-5

Hamid, KS; Glisson, RR; Morash, JG; Matson, AP; DeOrio, JK. Simultaneous intraoperative measurement of cadaver ankle and subtalar joint compression during arthrodesis with intramedullary nail, screws, and tibiotalocalcaneal plate. Foot & Ankle International 2018;39:1128-1132. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1071100718774271

*METHODS*
Tajino, J; Ito, A; Tanima, M; Yamaguchi, S; Iijima, H; Nakahata, A; Kiyan, W; Aoyama, T; Kuroki, H. Three-dimensional motion analysis for comprehensive understanding of gait characteristics after sciatic nerve lesion in rodents. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-31579-z

Govea-Valladares, EH; Medellin-Castillo, HI; Ballesteros, J; Rodriguez-Florido, MA. On the development of virtual reality scenarios for computer-assisted biomedical applications. Journal Of Healthcare Engineering 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/1930357

*MUSCLE*
Kellis, E. Intra- and inter-muscularvariations in hamstring architecture and mechanics and their implications for injury: a narrative review. Sports Medicine 2018;48:2271-2283. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40279-018-0975-4

Kobayashi, H; Takano, Y; Yuri, T; Yoshida, S; Suzuki, K; Kiyoshige, Y; Naito, A. Morphological analysis of articularis genus and involvement in muscle synchronicity with vastus intermedius. International Journal Of Morphology 2018;36:859-863.

*NEURAL*
Severi, KE; Bohm, UL; Wyart, C. Investigation of hindbrain activity during active locomotion reveals inhibitory neurons involved in sensorimotor processing. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-31968-4

Li, JH; Thakor, N; Bezerianos, A. Unilateral exoskeleton imposes significantly different hemispherical effect in parietooccipital region, but not in other regions. Scientific Reports 2018;8:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-31828-1

Faw, TD; Lerch, JK; Thaxton, TT; Deibert, RJ; Fisher, LC; Basso, DM. Unique sensory and motor behavior in thy1-gfp-m mice before and after spinal cord injury. Journal Of Neurotrauma 2018;35:2167-2182. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2017.5395

Jeffrey-Gauthier, R; Josset, N; Bretzner, F; Leblond, H. Facilitation of locomotor spinal networks activity by buspirone after a completespinal cord lesion in mice. Journal Of Neurotrauma 2018;35:2208-2221. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2017.5476

Parker, J; Bondy, B; Prilutsky, BI; Cymbalyuk, G. Control of transitions between locomotor-like and paw shake-like rhythms in a model of a multistable central pattern generator. Journal Of Neurophysiology 2018;120:1074-1089. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00696.2017

Gad, P; Lee, S; Terrafranca, N; Zhong, H; Turner, A; Gerasimenko, Y; Edgerton, VR. Non-invasive activation of cervical spinal networks after severe paralysis. Journal Of Neurotrauma 2018;35:2145-2158. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2017.5461

Harnie, J; Cote-Sarrazin, C; Hurteau, MF; Desrochers, E; Doelman, A; Amhis, N; Frigon, A. The modulation of locomotor speed is maintained following partial denervation of ankle extensors in spinal cats. Journal Of Neurophysiology 2018;120:1274-1285. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00812.2017

Paddock, N; Sheppard, P; Gardiner, P. Chronic increases in daily neuromuscular activity promote changes in gene expression in small and large dorsal root ganglion neurons in rat. Neuroscience 2018;388:171-180. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroscience.2018.07.016

*OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY*
Ji, X; Takahashi, M; Morino, S; Takakuwa, T; Iijima, H; Zhang, X; Ishihara, M; Kawagoe, M; Hatanaka, Y; Umezaki, F; Yamashita, M; Tsuboyama, T; Aoyama, T. Postpartum radiographic changes in pelvic morphology and its relation with symptoms of pregnancy-related symphysis pain. Clinical And Experimental Obstetrics & Gynecology 2018;45:665-670. http://dx.doi.org/10.12891/ceog3964.2018

Shah, R; Salafia, C; Arora, A. Nondestructive biomechanical testing of chorionic plates using vibrational optical coherence tomography. Placenta 2018;69:69-4953-6949-54.

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Filippiadis, DK; Marcia, S; Ryan, A; Beall, DP; Masala, S; Deschamps, F; Kelekis, A. New implant-based technologies in the spine. Cardiovascular And Interventional Radiology 2018;41:1463-1473. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00270-018-1987-z

Szkoda-Poliszuk, K; Zak, M; Pezowicz, C. Finite element analysis of the influence of three-joint spinal complex on the change of the intervertebral disc bulge and height. International Journal For Numerical Methods In Biomedical Engineering 2018;34:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cnm.3107

Zhang, L; Luo, ZD; Wang, H; Ren, L; Yu, F; Guan, TY; Fu, SJ. An anatomical study of the spinous process of the seventh cervical vertebrae based on the three-dimensional computed tomography reconstruction. Experimental And Therapeutic Medicine 2018;16:511-516. http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/etm.2018.6245

Wen, ZJ; Lu, T; Wang, YB; Liang, H; Gao, ZC; He, XJ. Anterior cervical corpectomy and fusion and anterior cervical discectomy and fusion using titanium mesh cages for treatment of degenerative cervical pathologies: a literature review. Medical Science Monitor 2018;24:6398-6404. http://dx.doi.org/10.12659/MSM.910269

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Ettinger, S; Schwarze, M; Yao, DW; Ettinger, M; Claassen, L; Stukenborg-Colsman, C; Thermann, H; Plaass, C. Stability of supramalleolar osteotomies using different implants in a sawbone model. Archives Of Orthopaedic And Trauma Surgery 2018;138:1359-1363. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00402-018-2981-2

Jaecker, V; Drouven, S; Naendrup, JH; Kanakamedala, AC; Pfeiffer, T; Shafizadeh, S. Increased medial and lateral tibial posterior slopes are independent risk factors for graft failure following acl reconstruction. Archives Of Orthopaedic And Trauma Surgery 2018;138:1423-1431. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00402-018-2968-z

*POSTURE/BALANCE*
Wilson, BR; Robertson, KE; Burnham, JM; Yonz, MC; Ireland, ML; Noehren, B. The relationship between hip strength and the y balance test. Journal Of Sport Rehabilitation 2018;27:445-450. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jsr.2016-0187

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Leal-Naranjo, JA; Ceccarelli, M; Torres-San-Miguel, CR; Aguilar-Perez, LA; Urriolagoitia-Sosa, G; Urriolagoitia-Calderon, G. Multi-objective optimization of a parallel manipulator for the design of a prosthetic arm using genetic algorithms. Latin American Journal Of Solids And Structures 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1679-78254044

*ROBOTICS/BIOMIMETICS*
Juarez-Campos, I; Nunez-Altamirano, DA; Marquez-Perez, L; Romero-Munoz, L; Juarez-Campos, B. Hexapod with legs based on peaucellier-lipkin mechanisms: a mathematical structure used in reconfiguration for path planning. International Journal Of Advanced Robotic Systems 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1729881418795929

Juang, CF; Jhan, YH; Chen, YM; Hsu, CM. Evolutionary wall-following hexapod robot using advanced multiobjective continuous ant colony optimized fuzzy controller. Ieee Transactions On Cognitive And Developmental Systems 2018;10:585-594. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TCDS.2017.2681181

Song, W; Jiang, HJ; Wang, T; Ji, DX; Zhu, SQ. Design of permanent magnetic wheel-type adhesion-locomotion system for water-jetting wall-climbing robot. Advances In Mechanical Engineering 2018;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1687814018787378

*REHABILITATION*
Ladlow, P; Coppack, RJ; Dharm-Datta, S; Conway, D; Sellon, E; Patterson, SD; Bennett, AN. Low-load resistance training with blood flow restriction improves clinical outcomes in musculoskeletal rehabilitation: a single-blind randomized controlled trial. Frontiers In Physiology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2018.01269

Jones, SA; Pamukoff, DN; Mauntel, TC; Blackburn, JT; Myers, JB. The influence of verbal and tactile feedback on electromyographic amplitude of the shoulder musculature during common therapeutic exercises. Journal Of Sport Rehabilitation 2018;27:424-430. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jsr.2016-0233

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Al-Robaiy, S; Kindermann, A; Wodischeck, S; Simm, A; Treede, H; Bartling, B. Long-term endurance running activity causes pulmonary changes depending on the receptor for advanced glycation end-products. Pflugers Archiv-European Journal Of Physiology 2018;470:1543-1553. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00424-018-2175-3

Napier, C; MacLean, CL; Maurer, J; Taunton, JE; Hunt, MA. Kinetic risk factors of running-related injuries in female recreational runners. Scandinavian Journal Of Medicine & Science In Sports 2018;28:2164-2172. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/sms.13228

Linde, LD; Archibald, J; Lampert, EC; Srbely, JZ. The effect of abdominal muscle activation techniques on trunk and lower limb mechanics during the single-leg squat task in females. Journal Of Sport Rehabilitation 2018;27:438-444. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jsr.2016-0038

Kwon, YU; Williams, DSB. Localized ankle plantarflexor and dorsiflexor fatigue following volitional exhaustion using the bruce protocol. Isokinetics And Exercise Science 2018;26:211-218. http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/IES-182120

Nicolozakes, CP; Schneider, DK; Roewer, BD; Borchers, JR; Hewett, TE. Influence of body composition on functional movement screen (tm) scores in college football players. Journal Of Sport Rehabilitation 2018;27:431-437. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jsr.2015-0080

Dos'Santos, T; Thomas, C; Comfort, P; Jones, PA. The effect of angle and velocity on change of direction biomechanics: an angle-velocity trade-off. Sports Medicine 2018;48:2235-2253. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40279-018-0968-3

Soomro, N; Strasiotto, L; Sawdagar, T; Lyle, D; Mills, D; Ferdinands, R; Sanders, R. Cricket injury epidemiology in the twenty-first century: what is the burden?. Sports Medicine 2018;48:2301-2316. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40279-018-0960-y

Grooms, DR; Kiefer, AW; Riley, MA; Ellis, JD; Thomas, S; Kitchen, K; DiCesare, CA; Bonnette, S; Gadd, B; Foss, KDB; Yuan, WH; Silva, P; Galloway, R; Diekfuss, JA; Leach, J; Berz, K; Myer, GD. Brain-behavior mechanisms for the transfer of neuromuscular training adaptions to simulated sport: initial findings from the train the brain project. Journal Of Sport Rehabilitation 2018;27:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jsr.2017-0241

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Zabrzynski, J; Lapaj, L; Paczesny, L; Zabrzynska, A; Grzanka, D. Tendon - function-related structure, simple healing process and mysterious ageing. Folia Morphologica 2018;77:416-427. http://dx.doi.org/10.5603/FM.a2018.0006

Zabrzynski, J; Paczesny, L; Zabrzynska, A; Grzanka, D; Lapaj, L. Sonography in the instability of the long head of the biceps tendon confronted with histopathologic and arthroscopic findings. Folia Morphologica 2018;77:583-590. http://dx.doi.org/10.5603/FM.a2018.0012

Zheng, XZ; Xu, W; Gu, JY; Hu, Y; Cui, MJ; Feng, YE; Gao, SJ. Effects of graft preconditioning on gamma-irradiated deep frozen tendon allografts used in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Experimental And Therapeutic Medicine 2018;16:1338-1342. http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/etm.2018.6338

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Cai, PQ; Hu, BH; Leow, WR; Wang, XY; Loh, XJ; Wu, YL; Chen, XD. Biomechano-interactive materials and interfaces. Advanced Materials 2018;30:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.201800572

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Jiang, JP; Dai, C; Niu, XG; Sun, HT; Cheng, SX; Zhang, ZW; Zhu, X; Wang, YT; Zhang, TS; Duan, F; Chen, XY; Zhang, S. Establishment of a precise novel brain trauma model in a large animal based on injury of the cerebral motor cortex. Journal Of Neuroscience Methods 2018;307:95-105. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jneumeth.2018.06.025

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Leblond, G; Moens, NMM; Gaitero, L; zur Linden, A; James, FMK; Monteith, G; Runciman, RJ. Computed tomography and biomechanical comparison between trans-articular screw fixation and 2 polymethylmethacrylate cemented constructs for ventral atlantoaxial stabilization. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2018;31:344-355. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1661397

Kuhnle, C; Furst, AE; Ranninger, E; Sanchez-Andrade, JS; Kummerle, JM. Outcome of ventral fusion of two or three cervical vertebrae with a locking compression plate for the treatment of cervical stenotic myelopathy in eight horses. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2018;31:356-363. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1666979

Zidan, N; Fenn, J; Griffith, E; Early, PJ; Mariani, CL; Munana, KR; Guevar, J; Olby, NJ. The effect of electromagnetic fields on post-operative pain and locomotor recovery in dogs with acute, severe thoracolumbar intervertebral disc extrusion: a randomized placebo-controlled, prospective clinical trial. Journal Of Neurotrauma 2018;35:1726-1736. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/neu.2017.5485

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Terai, N; Herber, R; Ramm, L; Spoerl, E; Raiskup, F; Pillunat, LE. Measurement of biomechanical corrected intraocular pressure using different tonometry devices - a comparative study. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2018;59:.

Karami, A; Eghtesad, M. Simulation of active eye motion using finite element modelling. Latin American Journal Of Solids And Structures 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1679-78254016

Feola, A; Sherwood, J; Overby, DR; Pardue, MT; Ethier, CR. Impact of estrogen deficiency on outflow facility and ocular biomechanics in rats. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2018;59:.

Chan, TCY; Wang, YM; Yu, M; Jhanji, V. Comparison of corneal tomography and a new combined tomographic biomechanical index in subclinical keratoconus. Journal Of Refractive Surgery 2018;34:616-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20180705-02

Hatami-Marbini, H. Influence of microstructure on stiffening effects of corneal cross-linking treatment. Journal Of Refractive Surgery 2018;34:622-627. http://dx.doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20180718-01

Sedaghat, MR; Momeni-Moghaddam, H; Ambrosio, R; Heidari, HR; Maddah, N; Danesh, Z; Sabzi, F. Diagnostic ability of corneal shape and biomechanical parameters for detecting frank keratoconus. Cornea 2018;37:1025-1034. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ICO.0000000000001639

Blackburn, B; Gu, S; Ford, MR; De Stefano, VS; Jenkins, M; Dupps, WJ; Rollins, A. Phase-decorrelation oct for noncontact measurement of biomechanical effects of corneal crosslinking. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2018;59:.

Buckhurst, HD; Purslow, C; Buckhurst, PJ; Oehring, D. Characterising biomechanical properties of healthy human corneas with the ocular response analyser and corvisst. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2018;59:.

Carneiro, AM; Beato, JN; Esteves, J; Reis, D; Falcao, M; Rosas, V; Falcao-Reis, F. Comparison of changes in corneal biomechanical properties after uneventful phacoemulsification in diabetic and non-diabetic patients. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2018;59:.

Chan, MPY; Khawaja, AP; Broadway, DC; Yip, JLY; Luben, R; Hayat, S; Khaw, KT; Foster, PJ. Association of corneal biomechanical factors, iopg and iopcc with primary open angle glaucoma in a large community cohort: the epic-norfolk eye study. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2018;59:.

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