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Bed rest

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

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
1. Lee JK, Grace KA, Taylor AJ. Effect of a pharmacy care program on medication adherence and persistence, blood pressure, and… Expand
Review
2007
Review
2007
Bed rest studies of the past 20 years are reviewed. Head-down bed rest (HDBR) has proved its usefulness as a reliable simulation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Objective.—To describe the prevalence, sociodemographic profile, and the burden of migraine in the United States in 1999 and to… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
Pulmonary embolism is a relatively common disease, with an estimated annual incidence in the United States of 23 cases diagnosed… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Cardiac muscle adapts well to changes in loading conditions. For example, left ventricular (LV) hypertrophy may be induced… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
BACKGROUND Bed rest is not only used in the management of patients who are not able to mobilise, but is also prescribed as a… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
  • S. Bloomfield
  • Medicine and science in sports and exercise
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 23692081
Prolonged bed rest produces profound changes in muscle and bone, particularly of the lower limb. This review first addresses the… Expand
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… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Bed rest and back-extension exercises are often prescribed for patients with acute low back pain, but the… Expand
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… Expand