Asterixis

Known as: LIVER FLAP, flapping tremor 
A tremor of the wrist that is observed when the wrist is extended.
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Saving energy and enhancing performance are secular preoccupations shared by both nature and human beings. In animal locomotion… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • table 1
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
2011
2011
Many fish swim using body undulations to generate thrust and maneuver in threedimensions… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • table 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
2009
2009
The hydrodynamics of a highly deformable fish pectoral fin used by a bluegill sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus) during steady forward… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The design and construction of a biomimetic flapping foil autonomous underwater vehicle is detailed. The vehicle was designed as… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
2003
2003
BACKGROUND According to the WHO, signs of hepatic dysfunction are unusual, and hepatic encephalopathy is never seen in malaria… (More)
Is this relevant?
2001
2001
The author describes 30 consecutive patients with unilateral stroke who had asterixis on presentation. The lesion location was as… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Rosiglitazone maleate (Avandia, SmithKline Beecham, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is a new oral agent that the Food and Drug… (More)
Is this relevant?
1996
1996
Asterixis (flapping tremor) can be induced by treatment with psychopharmacologic agents. We observed 10 cases of asterixis in… (More)
Is this relevant?
1979
1979
Asterixis was observed in 20 cases of focal brain lesions. Metabolic or toxic factors were excluded. An electromyogram study of… (More)
Is this relevant?
1978
1978
The dog with an end-to-side portacaval shunt (PCS) has been extensively used as a model to investigate hepatic encephalopathy (HE… (More)
Is this relevant?