Flexion contracture - elbow

Known as: Contractures of the elbows, Flexion contractures of elbows, Elbow flexion contracture 
A chronic loss of elbow joint motion due to structural changes in muscle, tendons, ligaments, or skin that prevent normal movement of the joints of… (More)
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1948-2017
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The neural mechanisms underlying the sense of joint position and movement remain controversial. While cutaneous receptors are… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional study. OBJECTIVE The present study compared activity of deep and superficial cervical flexor… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Posterior dislocation of the elbow with associated fractures of the radial head and the coronoid process of the ulna… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy (EDMD) is characterized by early contractures of the elbows and Achilles tendons, slowly… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy (EDMD) is characterized by early contractures of elbows and Achilles tendons, slowly… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To investigate the task dependence of elbow weakness in patients with hemiparesis. DESIGN Descriptive study based on… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
We hypothesized that the moment arms of muscles crossing the elbow vary substantially with forearm and elbow position and that… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The present report examines the control strategy adopted by subjects to modulate the amplitude of transient force responses aimed… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
The relationship between maximum voluntary concentric strength, muscle fibre type distribution and muscle cross-sectional areas… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
During a five-year period, a double-pin Roger Anderson apparatus, with pins perpendicularly placed in the second and third… (More)
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