Bed rest

Known as: Bedrests, Rest, Bed, Bed Rests 
Confinement of an individual to bed for therapeutic or experimental reasons.

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Both chronic microgravity exposure and long-duration bed rest induce cardiac atrophy, which leads to reduced standing stroke… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Muscle atrophy and bone loss pose substantial problems for long-term space flight and in clinical immobilization. We therefore… (More)
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2001
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2001
Cardiac muscle adapts well to changes in loading conditions. For example, left ventricular (LV) hypertrophy may be induced… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To compare preterm delivery rates (before 34 weeks of gestation) and neonatal morbidity and mortality in patients with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND The cardiovascular adaptation to bed rest leads to orthostatic intolerance, characterized by an excessive fall in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Spaceflight results in a loss of lean body mass and muscular strength. A ground-based model for microgravity, bed rest, results… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Maximal oxygen uptake (VO2max) is reduced in healthy individuals confined to bed rest, suggesting it is independent of any… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We sought to determine the extent to which the loss of lean body mass and nitrogen during inactivity was due to alterations in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The purpose of this work was to determine the rate and extent of bone loss and recovery from long-term disuse and in particular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Treatment of trauma victims and patients with severe illness may contribute to their metabolic derangements by severely… (More)
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