Bone structure of scapula

Known as: Bone tissue of scapula, Scapula/Scapular, Scapula 
One of a pair of triangular bones at the back of the shoulder. The scapula connects the collarbone with the upper arm bone.
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND The reverse Delta III shoulder prosthesis can relieve pain and restore function in patients with cuff tear arthropathy… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Alterations in glenohumeral range of motion, including increased posterior shoulder tightness and glenohumeral… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The validation of two noninvasive methods for measuring the dynamic three-dimensional kinematics of the human scapula with a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The purpose of this study was to describe 3-dimensional scapular motion patterns during dynamic shoulder movements with the use… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND An osseous defect of the glenoid rim is sometimes caused by multiple recurrent dislocations of the shoulder. It is… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
STUDY DESIGN Nonrandomized 2 group post-test only. OBJECTIVE To compare scapular position and orientation between subjects with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVES To determine the effect of thoracic posture on scapular movement patterns, active range of motion (ROM) in scapular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A study of 5 fresh cadaveric shoulders demonstrated that an oblique-sagittal plane which crosses the scapula through the medial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The purpose of this study was to determine which exercises most effectively use the scapular muscles. Eight muscles in 9 healthy… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Microfil injections in 8 cadavers and clinical experience with 26 patients have demonstrated a reliable blood supply to the… (More)
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