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Contracture

Known as: contractures muscle, MUSCLE CONTRACTURE, Contractures 
Prolonged shortening of the muscle or other soft tissue around a joint, preventing movement of the joint.
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Review
2002
Review
2002
During the past 20 years, it has become generally accepted that the modulation of fibroblastic cells towards the myofibroblastic… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
It has become increasingly recognized that the major functional deficits following brain damage are largely due to "negative… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The Baker classification of capsular contracture remains the most popular and practical method of assessing clinical firmness of… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
  • D. J. Wainwright
  • Burns : journal of the International Society for…
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 34763861
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
  • B. Morrey
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 24866874
Twenty-six consecutive patients who had post-traumatic contracture of the elbow were treated by operative release alone or by… 
Review
1987
Review
1987
Infrapatellar Contracture Syndrome (IPCS) is an infre quently recognized cause of posttraumatic knee mor bidity. Unique to this… 
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Deformations and disruptions Teratogenic agents Chromosomal syndromes I: common and/or well known syndromes Chromosomal syndromes… 
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
A system for evaluation of motor function, balance, some sensation qualities and joint function in hemiplegic patients is… 
Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
At concentrations between 1 to 10 mM, caffeine reduced the Ca-accumulating capacity of fragmented reticulum obtained from frog…