LITERATURE UPDATE
November 22 - November 28, 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*
Sahmani, S; Saber-Samandari, S; Khandan, A; Aghdam, MM. Nonlinear resonance investigation of nanoclay based bio-nanocomposite scaffolds with enhanced properties for bone substitute applications. Journal Of Alloys And Compounds 2019;773:636-653. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2018.09.211

Rajapakse, CS; Chang, G. Micro-finite element analysis of the proximal femur on the basis of high-resolution magnetic resonance images. Current Osteoporosis Reports 2018;16:657-664. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11914-018-0481-5

Fiset, S; Godbout, C; Crookshank, MC; Zdero, R; Nauth, A; Schemitsch, EH. Experimental validation of the radiographic union score for tibial fractures (rust) using micro-computed tomography scanning and biomechanical testing in an in-vivo rat model. Journal Of Bone And Joint Surgery-American Volume 2018;100:. http://dx.doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.18.00035

Wang, WT; Lynch, JP. Iwshm 2017: application of guided wave methods to quantitatively assess healing in osseointegrated prostheses. Structural Health Monitoring-An International Journal 2018;17:1377-1392. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1475921718782399

Zhang, XL; Wu, XN; Min, YL; Lu, JQ; Zhang, XM; Chen, WS; Zou, LY; Lv, XH; Cui, L; Xu, BL. Effect of prednisone treatment for 30 and 90days on bone metabolism in collagen-induced arthritis (cia) rats. Journal Of Bone And Mineral Metabolism 2018;36:628-639. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00774-017-0880-1

Brun, LR; Lombarte, M; Roma, S; Perez, F; Millan, JL; Rigalli, A. Increased calcium uptake and improved trabecular bone properties in intestinal alkaline phosphatase knockout mice. Journal Of Bone And Mineral Metabolism 2018;36:661-667. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00774-017-0887-7

Li, H; Zhou, Q; Bai, BL; Weng, SJ; Wu, ZY; Xie, ZJ; Feng, ZH; Cheng, L; Boodhun, V; Yang, L. Effects of combined human parathyroid hormone (1-34) and menaquinone-4 treatment on the interface of hydroxyapatite-coated titanium implants in the femur of osteoporotic rats. Journal Of Bone And Mineral Metabolism 2018;36:691-699. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00774-017-0893-9

Ishikawa, K; Toyone, T; Shirahata, T; Kudo, Y; Matsuoka, A; Maruyama, H; Hayakawa, C; Tani, S; Sekimizu, M; Tsuchiya, K; Eguro, T; Oshita, Y; Ozawa, T; Nakao, Y; Sano, S; Nagai, T; Kanzaki, K; Inagaki, K. A novel method for the prediction of the pedicle screw stability regional bone mineral density around the screw. Clinical Spine Surgery 2018;31:69-5255-5169-5256-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0000000000000703

Kersh, ME; Martelli, S; Zebaze, R; Seeman, E; Pandy, MG. Mechanical loading of the femoral neck in human locomotion. Journal Of Bone And Mineral Research 2018;33:1999-2006. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbmr.3529

Schnurrer-Luke-Vrbanic, T; Avancini-Dobrovic, V; Sosa, I; Cvijanovic, O; Bobinac, D. Effect of radial shock wave therapy on long bone fracture repair. Journal Of Biological Regulators And Homeostatic Agents 2018;32:875-879.

Marshall, RA; Mandell, JC; Weaver, MJ; Ferrone, M; Sodickson, A; Khurana, B. Imaging features and management of stress, atypical , and pathologic fractures. Radiographics 2018;38:2173-2192. http://dx.doi.org/10.1148/rg.2018180073

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Avrahami, I; Raz, D; Bash, O. Biomechanical aspects of closing approaches in postcarotid endarterectomy. Computational And Mathematical Methods In Medicine 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/4517652

Swim, MM; Albertario, A; Iacobazzi, D; Caputo, M; Ghorbel, MT. Amnion-based scaffold with enhanced strength and biocompatibility for in vivo vascular repair. Tissue Engineering Part A NaN;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ten.tea.2018.0175

Cebral, JR; Mut, F; Gade, P; Cheng, FZ; Tobe, Y; Frosen, J; Robertson, AM. Combining data from multiple sources to study mechanisms of aneurysm disease: tools and techniques. International Journal For Numerical Methods In Biomedical Engineering 2018;34:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cnm.3133

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Yasa, O; Erkoc, P; Alapan, Y; Sitti, M. Microalga-powered microswimmers toward active cargo delivery. Advanced Materials 2018;30:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.201804130

Keshavanarayana, P; Ruess, M; de Borst, R. On the monolithic and staggered solution of cell contractility and focal adhesion growth. International Journal For Numerical Methods In Biomedical Engineering 2018;34:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cnm.3138

Rauch, AD; Vuong, AT; Yoshihara, L; Wall, WA. A coupled approach for fluid saturated poroelastic media and immersed solids for modeling cell-tissue interactions. International Journal For Numerical Methods In Biomedical Engineering 2018;34:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cnm.3139

Josenhans, C; Bourret, RB; Ottemann, K; Harshey, R; Briegel, A; Wolfe, A; Scharf, BE. Announcement of the 2019 blast conference: "blast xv: 15th international conference on bacterial locomotion and signal transduction". Msystems 2018;3:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/mSystems.00207-18

Huang, HW; Tibbitt, MW; Huang, TY; Nelson, BJ. Matryoshka-inspired micro-origami capsules to enhance loading, encapsulation, and transport of drugs. Soft Robotics NaN;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/soro.2018.0028

Bahwini, TM; Zhong, YM; Gu, CF; Nasa, Z; Oetomo, D. Investigating the mechanical properties of biological brain cells with atomic force microscopy. Journal Of Medical Devices-Transactions Of The Asme 2018;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4040995

*COMPARATIVE*
Houssaye, A; Botton-Divet, L. From land to water: evolutionary changes in long bone microanatomy of otters (mammalia: mustelidae). Biological Journal Of The Linnean Society 2018;125:240-249. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/biolinnean/bly118

Wong, JY; Chan, KYK; Chan, BKK. Phylogenetic, ecological and biomechanical constraints on larval form: a comparative morphological analysis of barnacle nauplii. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0206973

Renaud, S; Ledevin, R; Souquet, L; Rodrigues, HG; Ginot, S; Agret, S; Claude, J; Herrel, A; Hautier, L. Evolving teeth within a stable masticatory apparatus in orkney mice. Evolutionary Biology 2018;45:405-424. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11692-018-9459-6

Bywater, CL; Wilson, RS; Monro, K; White, CR. Legs of male fiddler crabs evolved to compensate for claw exaggeration and enhance claw functionality during waving displays. Evolution 2018;72:2491-2502. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/evo.13617

Segre, PS; Banet, AI. The origin of avian flight: finding common ground. Biological Journal Of The Linnean Society 2018;125:452-454. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/biolinnean/bly116

Druelle, F; Schoonaert, K; Aerts, P; Nauwelaerts, S; Stevens, JMG; D'Aout, K. Segmental morphometrics of bonobos (pan paniscus): are they really different from chimpanzees (pan troglodytes)?. Journal Of Anatomy 2018;233:843-853. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12894

de Souza, P; dos Santos, LMRP; Viotto-Souza, W; de Carvalho, ND; Souza, EC; Kasper, CB; Abidu-Figueiredo, M; Santos, ALQ. Functional myology of the thoracic limb in pampas fox (lycalopex gymnocercus): a descriptive and comparative analysis. Journal Of Anatomy 2018;233:783-806. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12892

Taverne, M; Fabre, AC; Herbin, M; Herrel, A; Peigne, S; Lacroux, C; Lowie, A; Pages, F; Theil, JC; Bohmer, C. Convergence in the functional properties of forelimb muscles in carnivorans: adaptations to an arboreal lifestyle?. Biological Journal Of The Linnean Society 2018;125:250-263. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/biolinnean/bly123

Clark, EG; Hutchinson, JR; Darroch, SAF; Koch, NM; Brady, TR; Smith, SA; Briggs, DEG. Integrating morphology and in vivo skeletal mobility with digital models to infer function in brittle star arms. Journal Of Anatomy 2018;233:696-714. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12887

Krupenko, D; Dobrovolskij, AA. Morphological framework for attachment and locomotion in several digenea of the families microphallidae and heterophyidae. Parasitology Research 2018;117:3799-3807. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00436-018-6085-2

Wood, BM; Jia, G; Carmichael, O; Mcklveen, K; Homberger, DG. 3d mri modeling of thin and spatially complex soft tissue structures without shrinkage: lamprey myosepta as an example. Anatomical Record-Advances In Integrative Anatomy And Evolutionary Biology 2018;301:1745-1763. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ar.23857

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Lee, JS; Choi, HI; Lee, H; Ahn, SJ; Noh, G. Biomechanical effect of mandibular advancement device with different protrusion positions for treatment of obstructive sleep apnoea on tooth and facial bone: a finite element study. Journal Of Oral Rehabilitation 2018;45:948-958. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joor.12709

de Carli, G; Cecchin, D; Ghinzelli, KC; Souza, MA; Vidal, CDP; Trevelin, LT; Bedran-Russo, AK; Farina, AP. Effect of natural collagen cross-linker concentration and application time on collagen biomodification and bond strengths of fiber posts to root dentin. International Journal Of Adhesion And Adhesives 2018;87:42-46. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijadhadh.2018.09.011

Dragus, L; Tinu, AS; Coman, C; Comaneanu, RM; Ghergic, DL. Preliminary studies on the biomechanical behavior of metal ceramic restorations. Revista De Chimie 2018;69:2594-2596.

Riolo, C; Finkleman, SA; Kaltschmidt, C. Lingual orthodontics: understanding the issues is the key to success with lingual mechanics. Seminars In Orthodontics 2018;24:271-285. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.sodo.2018.08.001

Oenning, AC; Freire, AR; Rossi, AC; Prado, FB; Caria, PHF; Correr-Sobrinho, L; Haiter-Neto, F. Resorptive potential of impacted mandibular third molars: 3d simulation by finite element analysis. Clinical Oral Investigations 2018;22:3195-3203. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00784-018-2403-4

Tribst, JPM; Dal Piva, AMD; Borges, ALS; Bottino, MA. Influence of custom-made and stock mouthguard thickness on biomechanical response to a simulated impact. Dental Traumatology 2018;34:429-437. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/edt.12432

*EVOLUTION/ANTHROPOLOGY*
Venkataraman, VV; Yegian, AK; Wallace, IJ; Holowka, NB; Tacey, I; Gurven, M; Kraft, TS. Locomotor constraints favour the evolution of the human pygmy phenotype in tropical rainforests. Proceedings Of The Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 2018;285:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2018.1492

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Jordan, AR; Tew, GA; Hutchins, SW; Shalan, A; Cook, L; Thompson, A. Three-curve rocker-soled shoes and gait adaptations to intermittent claudication pain: a randomised crossover trial. Gait & Posture 2019;67:31-36. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.09.001

Hart, J; Hall, M; Wrigley, TV; Marshall, CJ; Bennell, KL. Body weight support through a walking cane in inexperienced users with knee osteoarthritis. Gait & Posture 2019;67:50-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.09.021

Suriyaamarit, D; Boonyong, S. Mechanical work, kinematics, and kinetics during sit-to-stand in children with and without spastic diplegic cerebral palsy. Gait & Posture 2019;67:85-90. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.09.030

Martinez, M; De Leon, PL; Keeley, D. Bayesian classification of falls risk. Gait & Posture 2019;67:99-103. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.09.028

Kratschmer, R; Bohm, H; Doderlein, L. Kinematic adaptation and changes in gait classification in running compared to walking in children with unilateral spastic cerebral palsy. Gait & Posture 2019;67:104-111. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.09.031

Zeitoune, G; Nadal, J; Batista, LA; Metsavaht, L; Moraes, AP; Leporace, G. Prediction of mild anatomical leg length discrepancy based on gait kinematics and linear regression model. Gait & Posture 2019;67:117-121. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.09.027

Kowalski, E; Catelli, DS; Lamontagne, M. Side does not matter in healthy young and older individuals - examining the importance of how we match limbs during gait studies. Gait & Posture 2019;67:133-136. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.10.008

Davis, K; Williams, JL; Sanford, BA; Zucker-Levin, A. Assessing lower extremity coordination and coordination variability in individuals with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction during walking. Gait & Posture 2019;67:154-159. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.10.010

Torp, DM; Thomas, AC; Donovan, L. External feedback during walking improves measures of plantar pressure in individuals with chronic ankle instability. Gait & Posture 2019;67:236-241. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.10.023

Eggleston, JD; Landers, MR; Bates, BT; Nagelhout, E; Dufek, JS. Weighted walking influences lower extremity coordination in children on the autism spectrum. Perceptual And Motor Skills 2018;125:1103-1122. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0031512518803178

Boyne, P; Maloney, T; DiFrancesco, M; Fox, MD; Awosika, O; Aggarwal, P; Woeste, J; Jaroch, L; Braswell, D; Vannest, J. Resting-state functional connectivity of subcortical locomotor centers explains variance in walking capacity. Human Brain Mapping 2018;39:4831-4843. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hbm.24326

Easthope, CS; Traini, LR; Awai, L; Franz, M; Rauter, G; Curt, A; Bolliger, M. Overground walking patterns after chronic incomplete spinal cord injury show distinct response patterns to unloading. Journal Of Neuroengineering And Rehabilitation 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12984-018-0436-1

Crawford, R; Gizzi, L; Dieterich, A; Mhuiris, AN; Falla, D. Age-related changes in trunk muscle activity and spinal and lower limb kinematics during gait. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0206514

Kang, GE; Mickey, BJ; McInnis, MG; Krembs, BS; Gross, MM. Motor behavior characteristics in various phases of bipolar disorder revealed through biomechanical analysis: quantitative measures of activity and energy variables during gait and sit-to-walk. Psychiatry Research 2018;269:93-101. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2018.08.062

Fridolfsson, J; Borjesson, M; Arvidsson, D. A biomechanical re-examination of physical activity measurement with accelerometers. Sensors 2018;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s18103399

Zhang, MH; Artan, NS; Gu, HY; Dong, ZQ; Ganatra, LB; Shermon, S; Rabin, E. Gait study of parkinson's disease subjects using haptic cues with a motorized walker. Sensors 2018;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s18103549

Harrison, AJ; Molloy, PG; Furlong, LAM. Does the mcneill alexander model accurately predict maximum walking speed in novice and experienced race walkers?. Journal Of Sport And Health Science 2018;7:372-377. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jshs.2016.04.010

Milner, CE; Meardon, SA; Hawkins, JL; Willson, JD. Walking velocity and step length adjustments affect knee joint contact forces in healthy weight and obese adults. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2018;36:2679-2686. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.24031

*ANIMAL LOCOMOTION*
Granatosky, MC; Karantanis, NE; Rychlik, L; Youlatos, D. A suspensory way of life: integrating locomotion, postures, limb movements, and forces in two-toed sloths choloepus didactylus (megalonychidae, folivora, pilosa). Journal Of Experimental Zoology Part A-Ecological And Integrative Physiology 2018;329:570-588. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jez.2221

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Monteiro, RL; Sartor, CD; Ferreira, JSSP; Dantas, MGB; Bus, SA; Sacco, ICN. Protocol for evaluating the effects of a foot-ankle therapeutic exercise program on daily activity, foot-ankle functionality, and biomechanics in people with diabetic polyneuropathy: a randomized controlled trial. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2018;19:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-018-2323-0

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Trepczynski, A; Kutzner, I; Schwachmeyer, V; Heller, MO; Pfitzner, T; Duda, GN. Impact of antagonistic muscle co-contraction on in vivo knee contact forces. Journal Of Neuroengineering And Rehabilitation 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12984-018-0434-3

Ghaffari, A; Davis, I; Storey, T; Moser, M. Current concepts of femoroacetabular impingement. Radiologic Clinics Of North America 2018;56:965-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rcl.2018.06.009

Otoshi, K; Kikuchi, S; Kato, K; Sato, R; Igari, T; Kaga, T; Konno, S. The prevalence of scapular malalignment in elementally school aged baseball player and its association to shoulder disorder. Journal Of Orthopaedic Science 2018;23:942-947. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jos.2018.07.006

Nickmanesh, R; Stewart, RC; Snyder, BD; Grinstaff, MW; Masri, BA; Wilson, DR. Contrast-enhanced computed tomography (cect) attenuation is associated with stiffness of intact knee cartilage. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2018;36:2641-2647. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.24022

*METHODS*
Mielke, F; Amson, E; Nyakatura, JA. Morpho-functional analysis using procrustes superimposition by static reference. Evolutionary Biology 2018;45:449-461. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11692-018-9456-9

Terem, I; Ni, WW; Goubran, M; Rahimi, MS; Zaharchuk, G; Yeom, KW; Moseley, ME; Kurt, M; Holdsworth, SJ. Revealing sub-voxel motions of brain tissue using phase-based amplified mri (amri). Magnetic Resonance In Medicine 2018;80:2549-2559. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mrm.27236

Estevan, I; Barnett, LM. Considerations related to the definition, measurement and analysis of perceived motor competence. Sports Medicine 2018;48:2685-2694. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40279-018-0940-2

Mizrahi, DJ; Poor, AE; Meyers, WC; Roedl, JB; Zoga, AC. Imaging of the pelvis and lower extremity demystifying uncommon sources of pelvic pain. Radiologic Clinics Of North America 2018;56:983-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rcl.2018.06.008

*MODELING*
Wang, ZZ; Zhang, CS. The-dimensional hand reconstruction by single-shot structured light line pattern. Ieee Access 2018;6:59881-59890. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2875496

Gorkovenko, AV. Theoretical analysis of the peculiarities of motor control at generation of two-joint isometric efforts by the human upper limb. Neurophysiology 2018;50:309-321. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11062-018-9753-z

Epelde, G; Morgan, F; Mujika, A; Callaly, F; Leskovsky, P; McGinley, B; Alvarez, R; Blau, A; Krewer, F. Web-based interfaces for virtual c. elegans neuron model definition, network configuration, behavioral experiment definition and experiment results visualization. Frontiers In Neuroinformatics 2018;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fninf.2018.00080

Buongiorno, D; Barsotti, M; Barone, F; Bevilacqua, V; Frisoli, A. A linear approach to optimize an emg-driven neuromusculoskeletal model for movement intention detection in myo-control: a case study on shoulder and elbow joints. Frontiers In Neurorobotics 2018;12:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnbot.2018.00074

Wang, DY; He, CB; Wu, CQ; Zhang, YS. Mechanical behaviors of tension and relaxation of tongue and soft palate: experimental and analytical modeling. Journal Of Pharmaceutical And Biomedical Analysis 2019;163:142-153. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2018.10.001

*MUSCLE*
Ebaugh, D; Pollen, T; Mohring, J; Gerrity, K; Goodstadt, N; Finley, M. Pectoralis minor muscle elongation and scapulothoracic motion do not differ in individuals with short versus typical resting pectoralis minor muscle length: a cross-sectional study. Brazilian Journal Of Physical Therapy 2018;22:519-526. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bjpt.2018.05.003

Lieber, RL. Biomechanical response of skeletal muscle to eccentric contractions. Journal Of Sport And Health Science 2018;7:294-309. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jshs.2018.06.005

*NEURAL*
Brown, AR; Martinez, M. Ipsilesional motor cortex plasticity participates in spontaneous hindlimb recovery after lateral hemisection of the thoracic spinal cord in the rat. Journal Of Neuroscience 2018;38:9977-9988. http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1062-18.2018

Wieckowska, A; Gajewska-Wozniak, O; Glowacka, A; Ji, BJ; Grycz, K; Czarkowska-Bauch, J; Skup, M. Spinalization and locomotor training differentially affect muscarinic acetylcholine receptor type 2 abutting on -motoneurons innervating the ankle extensor and flexor muscles. Journal Of Neurochemistry 2018;147:361-379. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jnc.14567

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Chowdhury, SK; Byrne, RM; Zhou, Y; Zhang, XD. Lumbar facet joint kinematics and load effects during dynamic lifting. Human Factors 2018;60:1130-1145. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0018720818790719

Watad, A; Bridgewood, C; Russell, T; Marzo-Ortega, H; Cuthbert, R; McGonagle, D. The early phases of ankylosing spondylitis: emerging insights from clinical and basic science. Frontiers In Immunology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2018.02668

Moustafa, IM; Diab, AA; Hegazy, F; Harrison, DE. Does improvement towards a normal cervical sagittal configuration aid in the management of cervical myofascial pain syndrome: a 1-year randomized controlled trial. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2018;19:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-018-2317-y

Yang, G; Liao, WY; Shen, MD; Mei, HB. Insight into neural mechanisms underlying discogenic back pain. Journal Of International Medical Research 2018;46:4427-4436. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0300060518799902

Nishimura, S; Nagoshi, N; Iwanami, A; Takeuchi, A; Hirai, T; Yoshii, T; Takeuchi, K; Mori, K; Yamada, T; Seki, S; Tsuji, T; Fujiyoshi, K; Furukawa, M; Wada, K; Koda, M; Furuya, T; Matsuyama, Y; Hasegawa, T; Takeshita, K; Kimura, A; Abematsu, M; Haro, H; Ohba, T; Watanabe, M; Katoh, H; Watanabe, K; Ozawa, H; Kanno, H; Imagama, S; Ando, K; Fujibayashi, S; Yamazaki, M; Watanabe, K; Matsumoto, M; Nakamura, M; Okawa, A; Kawaguchi, Y. Prevalence and distribution of diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis on whole-spine computed tomography in patients with cervical ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament a multicenter study. Clinical Spine Surgery 2018;31:69-5254-4869-5254-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BSD.0000000000000701

Wang, XP; Wang, SJ; Yan, P; Bian, ZY; Li, MQ; Hou, CJ; Tian, JW; Zhu, LL. Paravertebral injection of botulinum toxin-a reduces lumbar vertebral bone quality. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2018;36:2664-2670. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.24029

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Todorov, D; Zderic, I; Richards, RG; Lenz, M; Knobe, M; Enchev, D; Baltov, A; Gueorguiev, B; Stoffel, K. Is augmented liss plating biomechanically advantageous over conventional liss plating in unstable osteoporotic distal femoral fractures?. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2018;36:2604-2611. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.24047

Tsai, PI; Chen, CY; Huang, SW; Yang, KY; Lin, TH; Chen, SY; Sun, JS. Improvement of bone-tendon fixation by porous titanium interference screw: a rabbit animal model. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2018;36:2633-2640. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.24037

Morellato, K; Grupp, TM; Bader, U; Sungu, M; Fink, B; Cristofolini, L. Standard and line-to-line cementation of a polished short hip stem: long-term in vitro implant stability. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2018;36:2736-2744. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.24036

Goetz, JE; Davidson, NP; Rudert, MJ; Szabo, N; Karam, MD; Phisitkul, P. Biomechanical comparison of syndesmotic repair techniques during external rotation stress. Foot & Ankle International 2018;39:1345-1354. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1071100718786500

De Raedt, S; Mechlenburg, I; Stilling, M; Romer, L; Murphy, RJ; Armand, M; Lepisto, J; de Bruijne, M; Soballe, K. Reliability of computer-assisted periacetabular osteotomy using a minimally invasive approach. International Journal Of Computer Assisted Radiology And Surgery 2018;13:2021-2028. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11548-018-1802-y

Yang, F; Yao, S; Chen, KF; Zhu, FZ; Xiong, ZK; Ji, YH; Sun, TF; Guo, XD. A novel patient-specific three-dimensional-printed external template to guide iliosacral screw insertion: a retrospective study. Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 2018;19:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-018-2320-3

Mitani, G; Nakamura, Y; Miura, T; Harada, Y; Sato, M; Watanabe, M. Evaluation of the association between locomotive syndrome and metabolic syndrome. Journal Of Orthopaedic Science 2018;23:1056-1062. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jos.2018.07.004

Klug, A; Gramlich, Y; Buckup, J; Wincheringer, D; Hoffmann, R; Schmidt-Horlohe, K. Excellent results and low complication rate for anatomic polyaxial locking plates in comminuted proximal ulna fractures. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2018;27:2198-2206. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2018.05.032

Beeler, S; Hasler, A; Gotschi, T; Meyer, DC; Gerber, C. Different acromial roof morphology in concentric and eccentric osteoarthritis of the shoulder: a multiplane reconstruction analysis of 105 shoulder computed tomography scans. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2018;27:69-5153-5569-5154-54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2018.05.019

Farioli, A; Curti, S; Bonfiglioli, R; Baldasseroni, A; Spatari, G; Mattioli, S; Violante, FS. Observed differences between males and females in surgically treated carpal tunnel syndrome among non-manual workers: a sensitivity analysis of findings from a large population study. Annals Of Work Exposures And Health 2018;62:505-515. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/annweh/wxy015

Hast, MW; Schmidt, EC; Kelly, JD; Baxter, JR. Computational optimization of graft tension in simulated superior capsule reconstructions. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2018;36:2789-2796. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.24050

Li, ZH; Wang, CY; Li, C; Wang, ZH; Yang, F; Liu, H; Qin, YG; Wang, JC. What we have achieved in the design of 3d printed metal implants for application in orthopedics? personal experience and review. Rapid Prototyping Journal 2018;24:1365-1379. http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/RPJ-10-2017-0205

Cain, EL; Moroski, NM. Elbow surgery in athletes. Sports Medicine And Arthroscopy Review 2018;26:181-184. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JSA.0000000000000227

Angelo, RL. Surgical management of proximal long head biceps tendon disorders. Sports Medicine And Arthroscopy Review 2018;26:176-180. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JSA.0000000000000197

*PROSTHETICS/ORTHOTICS*
Shepherd, MK; Azocar, AF; Major, MJ; Rouse, EJ. Amputee perception of prosthetic ankle stiffness during locomotion. Journal Of Neuroengineering And Rehabilitation 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12984-018-0432-5

*ROBOTICS/BIOMIMETICS*
Yang, W. Neural oscillator network-based biped control for self-adapting gait. Advances In Mechanical Engineering 2018;10:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1687814018811245

Bolotnik, N; Schorr, P; Zeidis, I; Zimmermann, K. Periodic locomotion of a two-body crawling system along a straight line on a rough inclined plane. Zamm-Zeitschrift Fur Angewandte Mathematik Und Mechanik 2018;98:1930-1946. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/zamm.201800107

Hildebrandt, AC; Ritt, K; Wahrmann, D; Wittmann, R; Sygulla, F; Seiwald, P; Rixen, D; Buschmann, T. Torso height optimization for bipedal locomotion. International Journal Of Advanced Robotic Systems 2018;15:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1729881418804442

Kwak, B; Bae, J. Compliant mechanosensory composite (cmc): a compliant mechanism with an embedded sensing ability based on electric contact resistance. Smart Materials And Structures 2018;27:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1361-665X/aae8d3

Saltaren, R; Barroso, AR; Yakrangi, O. Robotics for seabed teleoperation: part-1-conception and practical implementation of a hybrid seabed robot. Ieee Access 2018;6:60559-60569. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2876040

*WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY/ENERGY HARVESTING*
Qian, F; Xu, TB; Zuo, L. Design, optimization, modeling and testing of a piezoelectric footwear energy harvester. Energy Conversion And Management 2018;171:1352-1364. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enconman.2018.06.069

Chen, S; Huang, T; Zuo, H; Qian, SH; Guo, YF; Sun, LJ; Lei, D; Wu, QL; Zhu, B; He, CL; Mo, XM; Jeffries, E; Yu, H; You, ZW. A single integrated 3d-printing process customizes elastic and sustainable triboelectric nanogenerators for wearable electronics. Advanced Functional Materials 2018;28:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201805108

*REHABILITATION*
Harib, O; Hereid, A; Agrawal, A; Gurriet, T; Finet, S; Boeris, G; Duburcq, A; Mungai, ME; Masselin, M; Ames, AD; Sreenath, K; Grizzle, JW. Feedback control of an exoskeleton for paraplegics toward robustly stable, hands-free dynamic walking. Ieee Control Systems Magazine 2018;38:61-87. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MCS.2018.2866604

Tom, B; Witko, J; Lemay, M; Singh, A. Effects of bioengineered scaffold loaded with neurotrophins and locomotor training in restoring h-reflex responses after spinal cord injury. Experimental Brain Research 2018;236:3077-3084. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-018-5344-x

King, E; Richter, C; Franklyn-Miller, A; Daniels, K; Wadey, R; Moran, R; Strike, S. Whole-body biomechanical differences between limbs exist 9 months after acl reconstruction across jump/landing tasks. Scandinavian Journal Of Medicine & Science In Sports 2018;28:2567-2578. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/sms.13259

Hanzlikova, I; Richards, J; Hebert-Losier, K; Smekal, D. The effect of proprioceptive knee bracing on knee stability after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Gait & Posture 2019;67:242-247. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.10.026

Pratt, KA; Sigward, SM. Inertial sensor angular velocities reflect dynamic knee loading during single limb loading in individuals following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Sensors 2018;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s18103460

Howe, EE; Toth, AJ; Bent, LR. Online visual cues can compensate for deficits in cutaneous feedback from the dorsal ankle joint for the trailing limb but not the leading limb during obstacle crossing. Experimental Brain Research 2018;236:2887-2898. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00221-018-5342-z

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Sheerin, KR; Reid, D; Besier, TF. The measurement of tibial acceleration in runners-a review of the factors that can affect tibial acceleration during running and evidence-based guidelines for its use. Gait & Posture 2019;67:12-24. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.09.017

Warmenhoven, J; Cobley, S; Draper, C; Smith, R. Over 50 years of researching force profiles in rowing: what do we know?. Sports Medicine 2018;48:2703-2714. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40279-018-0992-3

Mudie, KL; Boynton, AC; Karakolis, T; O'Donovan, MP; Kanagaki, GB; Crowell, HP; Begg, RK; LaFiandra, ME; Billing, DC. Consensus paper on testing and evaluation of military exoskeletons for the dismounted combatant. Journal Of Science And Medicine In Sport 2018;21:1154-1161. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2018.05.016

Hulin, BT; Gabbett, TJ; Johnston, RD; Jenkins, DG. Playerload variables: sensitive to changes in direction and not related to collision workloads in rugby league match play. International Journal Of Sports Physiology And Performance 2018;13:1136-1142. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/ijspp.2017-0557

Ouvrard, T; Groslambert, A; Ravier, G; Grospretre, S; Gimenez, P; Grappe, F. Mechanisms of performance improvements due to a leading teammate during uphill cycling. International Journal Of Sports Physiology And Performance 2018;13:1215-1222. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/ijspp.2017-0878

Challoumas, D; Artemiou, A. Predictors of attack performance in high-level male volleyball players. International Journal Of Sports Physiology And Performance 2018;13:1230-1236. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/ijspp.2018-0125

Arundale, AJH; Silvers-Granelli, HJ; Marmon, A; Zarzycki, R; Dix, C; Snyder-Mackler, L. Changes in biomechanical knee injury risk factors across two collegiate soccer seasons using the 11+prevention program. Scandinavian Journal Of Medicine & Science In Sports 2018;28:2592-2603. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/sms.13278

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Pauvert, A; Robert, H; Gicquel, P; Graveleau, N; Pujol, N; Chotel, F; Lefevre, N. Mri study of the ligamentization of acl grafts in children with open growth plates. Orthopaedics & Traumatology-Surgery & Research 2018;104:83-4954-4983-4954-55. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.otsr.2018.09.003

Norelli, JB; Plaza, DP; Stal, DN; Varghese, AM; Liang, HX; Grande, DA. Tenogenically differentiated adipose-derived stem cells are effective in achilles tendon repair in vivo. Journal Of Tissue Engineering 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2041731418811183

Dong, PL; Gu, S; Jiang, YQ; Yao, WX; Zhang, KB; Tao, TQ; Li, Y; Li, W; Gui, JC. All arthroscopic remnant-preserving reconstruction of the lateral ligaments of the ankle: a biomechanical study and clinical application. Biochemical And Biophysical Research Communications 2018;505:985-990. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbrc.2018.10.041

Sikes, KJ; Renner, K; Li, J; Grande-Allen, KJ; Connell, JP; Cali, V; Midura, RJ; Sandy, JD; Plaas, A; Wang, VM. Knockout of hyaluronan synthase 1, but not 3, impairs formation of the retrocalcaneal bursa. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2018;36:2622-2632. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.24027

Cong, GT; Lebaschi, AH; Camp, CL; Carballo, CB; Nakagawa, Y; Wada, S; Deng, XH; Rodeo, SA. Evaluating the role of subacromial impingement in rotator cuff tendinopathy: development and analysis of a novel murine model. Journal Of Orthopaedic Research 2018;36:2780-2788. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jor.24026

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Mattei, G; Magliaro, C; Pirone, A; Ahluwalia, A. Bioinspired liver scaffold design criteria. Organogenesis 2018;14:129-146. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15476278.2018.1505137

Rubinstein, BJ; Ranney, JD; Khoshakhlagh, P; Strasnick, B; Horn-Ranney, EL. A novel gel patch for minimally invasive repair of tympanic membrane perforations. International Journal Of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2018;115:27-32. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2018.09.012

Oryan, A; Jalili, M; Kamali, A; Nikahval, B. The concurrent use of probiotic microorganism and collagen hydrogel/scaffold enhances burn wound healing: an in vivo evaluation. Burns 2018;44:1775-1786. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.burns.2018.05.016

Byron, C; Segreti, M; Hawkinson, K; Herman, K; Patel, S. Dietary material properties shape cranial suture morphology in the mouse calvarium. Journal Of Anatomy 2018;233:807-813. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12888

Lai, C; Hu, KS; Wang, QL; Sheng, LY; Zhang, SJ; Zhang, Y. Anti-adhesion mesh for hernia repair based on modified bacterial cellulose. Starch-Starke 2018;70:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/star.201700319

Horgan, CO; Murphy, JG; Saccomandi, G. The complex mechanical response of anisotropic materials in simple experiments. International Journal Of Non-Linear Mechanics 2018;106:274-279. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijnonlinmec.2018.05.025

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Watrous, GK; Moens, NMM; Runciman, J; Gibson, TWG. Biomechanical properties of the 1.5 mm locking compression plate: comparison with the 1.5 and 2.0 mm straight plates in compression and torsion. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2018;31:438-444. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1668084

Hermann, A; Voumard, B; Waschk, MA; Hettlich, BF; Forterre, F. In vitro biomechanical comparison of four different ventral surgical procedures on the canine fourth-fifth cervical vertebral motion unit. Veterinary And Comparative Orthopaedics And Traumatology 2018;31:413-421. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1667200

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Rebolleda, G; de Juan, V; Munoz-Negrete, FJ; Diez-Alvarez, L. Simultaneous evaluation of the lamina cribosa position and choroidal thickness changes following deep sclerectomy. European Journal Of Ophthalmology 2018;28:662-669. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1120672117753702

Queiros, A; Villa-Collar, C; Amorim-de-Sousa, A; Gargano-Martinez, B; Gutierrez-Ortega, R; Gonzalez-Perez, J; Gonzalez-Meijome, JM. Corneal morphology and visual outcomes in lasik patients after orthokeratology: a pilot study. Contact Lens & Anterior Eye 2018;41:507-512. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clae.2018.09.001

Kang, BS; Wang, LK; Zheng, YP; Guggenheim, JA; Stell, WK; Kee, CS. High myopia induced by form deprivation is associated with altered corneal biomechanical properties in chicks. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0207189

Miyagi, H; Jalilian, I; Murphy, CJ; Thomasy, SM. Modulation of human corneal stromal cell differentiation by hepatocyte growth factor and substratum compliance. Experimental Eye Research 2018;176:235-242. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.exer.2018.09.001

Nguyen, C; Midgett, D; Kimball, E; Jefferys, J; Nguyen, TD; Schaub, J; Pease, M; Quigley, H. Age-related changes in quantitative strain of mouse astrocytic lamina cribrosa and peripapillary sclera using confocal microscopy in an explant model. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2018;59:5157-5166. http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.18-25111

*WHEELCHAIR*
Hunfalvay, M; Murray, N. The effect of prior tennis experience on wheelchair tennis players' visual search. Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly 2018;35:329-341. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/apaq.2017-0117

Jimenez, GR; Salgado, DR; Alonso, FJ; del Castillo, JM. A new manual wheelchair propulsion system with self-locking capability on ramps. Mechanical Sciences 2018;9:359-371. http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-359-2018

*UNIQUE TOPIC*
Pfiffner, F; Prochazka, L; Dobrev, I; Klein, K; Sulser, P; Peus, D; Sim, JH; Dalbert, A; Roosli, C; Obrist, D; Huber, A. Proof of concept for an intracochlear acoustic receiver for use in acute large animal experiments. Sensors 2018;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s18103565

Blanco, RE; Jones, WW; Benech, N. The seismic wave motion camouflage of large carnivorous dinosaurs. Journal Of Pharmaceutical And Biomedical Analysis 2019;163:154-161. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2018.10.010

*SEASONAL PICKS OF THE WEEK PART I: WONDERFUL WINTER SPORTS*
Meyer, F; Borrani, F. Estimating alpine skiers' energetics and turn radius using different morphological points. Frontiers In Physiology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2018.01541

Stoggl, T; Pellegrini, B; Holmberg, HC. Pacing and predictors of performance during cross-country skiing races: a systematic review. Journal Of Sport And Health Science 2018;7:381-393. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jshs.2018.09.005

Laaksonen, MS; Finkenzeller, T; Holmberg, HC; Sattlecker, G. The influence of physiobiomechanical parameters, technical aspects of shooting, and psychophysiological factors on biathlon performance: a review. Journal Of Sport And Health Science 2018;7:394-404. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jshs.2018.09.003

Jordan, MJ; Aagaard, P; Herzog, W. A comparison of lower limb stiffness and mechanical muscle function in acl-reconstructed, elite, and adolescent alpine ski racers/ski cross athletes. Journal Of Sport And Health Science 2018;7:416-424. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jshs.2018.09.006

*SEASONAL PICK OF THE WEEK PART II: ‘O CHRISTMAS TREE, O CHRISTMAS TREE'... HOW STIFF ARE THEE?*
Jagels, R; Equiza, MA; Maguire, DA; Cirelli, D. Do tall tree species have higher relative stiffness than shorter species?. American Journal Of Botany 2018;105:1617-1630. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajb2.1171