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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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2007
Review
2007
  • Boris Hinz
  • The Journal of investigative dermatology
  • 2007
  • Corpus ID: 25425679
It is generally accepted that fibroblast-to-myofibroblast differentiation represents a key event during wound healing and tissue… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The conjunctive presence of mechanical stress and active transforming growth factor β1 (TGF-β1) is essential to convert… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES To update the complications of transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP), including management and prevention… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
It has become increasingly recognized that the major functional deficits following brain damage are largely due to "negative… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The Baker classification of capsular contracture remains the most popular and practical method of assessing clinical firmness of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
  • Bernard F. 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… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
  • D. E. Paley
  • Clinical orthopaedics and related research
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 42510020
Difficulties that occur during limb lengthening were subclassified into problems, obstacles, and complications. Problems… Expand
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Review
1989
Review
1989
On November 4 6 , 1987, 47 representatives from 24 North American malignant hyperthermia (MH) testing centers met in Lake Bluff… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
A system for evaluation of motor function, balance, some sensation qualities and joint function in hemiplegic patients is… Expand
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