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Diastasis recti

Known as: divarication recti, recti diastasis, diastasis recti abdominis 
A separation of the rectus abdominis muscle into right and left halves (which are normally joined at the midline at the linea alba). [HPO:probinson]
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2017
2017
Compare vaginal resting pressure (VRP), pelvic floor muscle (PFM) strength, and endurance in women with and without diastasis… Expand
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2016
Highly Cited
2016
Background/aim Diastasis recti abdominis (DRA) is defined as a separation of the 2 muscle bellies of rectus abdominis. To date… Expand
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
Diastasis recti abdominis (DRA) is an impairment characterized by a midline separation of the rectus abdominis muscles along the… Expand
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2014
2014
PurposeTo evaluate prospectively the feasibility and the duration of the plication of both aponeurosis through a totally… Expand
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
STUDY DESIGN A prospective longitudinal study. BACKGROUND Diastasis recti abdominis (DRA) is defined as an increase in the… Expand
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Objective  To investigate the risk factors for pelvic organ prolapse (POP), including physical activity, clinically measured… Expand
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
  • D. Brauman
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 26635878
Background: Enduring diastasis repair is one of the yardsticks by which a successful abdominoplasty is measured, because the… Expand
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To analyze the path of extraocular muscles (EOMs) quantitatively in highly myopic subjects with and without restricted… Expand
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
This study was conducted to determine 1) the incidence of diastasis recti abdominis among women during the childbearing year and… Expand
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
  • S. Bursch
  • Physical therapy
  • 1987
  • Corpus ID: 41020537
Diastasis recti abdominis, or midline separation of the abdominal musculature, has not been investigated scientifically. The… Expand
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