Clonus

A form of involuntary muscular movement characterized by alternating contractions and relaxation in rapid succession. In the context of reflex… (More)
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2005
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2005
Rodent seizure models have significantly contributed to our basic understanding of epilepsy. However, medically intractable forms… (More)
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2005
2005
Medial gastrocnemius surface electromyographic activity and intramuscular electromyographic activity were recorded from six… (More)
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2004
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2004
OBJECTIVE To identify and interrelate static and dynamic characteristics of the restoration of quiet standing balance in a… (More)
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2003
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2003
Clonus, presented behaviorally as rhythmic distal joint oscillation, is a common pathology that occurs secondary to spinal cord… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND There are difficulties with the diagnosis of serotonin toxicity, particularly with the use of Sternbach's criteria… (More)
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1999
1999
Clonus is defined as an involuntary rhythmic muscle contraction that generally occurs in people who have sustained lesions… (More)
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1999
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1999
We have investigated sacral spinal cord lesions in rats with the goal of developing a rat model of muscular spasticity that is… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
Resting and postural tremor, intention and action tremor, clonus and the cogwheel phenomenon in Parkinson's disease have been… (More)
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1980
1980
The peripheral and central components in sustained clonus were investigated. The excitability of the motoneurons responding to… (More)
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1976
1976
(1) Clonus has been elicited by using a printed motor in nine patients with sustained ankle clonus. (2) When a dorsiflexing… (More)
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