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Back stiffness

Known as: back stiff, stiffness back, stiff back 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
In this paper, a new actuator with adjustable stiffness (AwAS) is presented. AwAS is capable of controlling the position and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Fracture healing is highly sensitive to mechanical conditions; however, the effects of mechanical loading on large bone defect… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Static stretching (SS) is commonly used to prevent or improve limited joint mobility. However, it is unclear whether the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Background Medial opening wedge high tibial osteotomy is gaining popularity as a treatment option for medial compartment… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND In recent clinical trials demonstrating the efficacy of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 (rhBMP-2) for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Due to restrictive tolerancing in microfabrication, structural imperfections that reduce performance of fabricated micro devices… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We used micron-sized latex spheres to probe the phase state and the viscoelastic properties of dimyristoylphosphatidylcholine… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The effects of interfragmentary sliding (shear) motion, axial motion, and locked external fixation on the healing of mid-tibial… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
SYNOPSIS. TO investigate the capacity of the myomeric muscles to actively change the stiffness of the body during bending, mid… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The functions of fish skin during swimming remain enigmatic. Does skin stiffen the body and alter the propagation of the axial… Expand
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