Flexion contracture of the knee

Known as: Flexion contracture of knees, Knee flexion contracture, Contractures of knees 
A bent (flexed) knee joint that cannot be straightened actively or passively. [HPO:probinson]
National Institutes of Health

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1948-2017
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Characterization of the insertion site anatomy in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction has recently received… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND The menisci are integral to normal knee function. The purpose of this study was to measure the contact pressures… (More)
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2009
2009
The objective was to determine the changes of articular cartilage of the knee joint during immobilization in a rat model. The… (More)
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2008
2008
Knee flexion contracture influences the physiological movements in lower extremities and may cause the kinematic changes of the… (More)
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2004
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2004
STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional study. OBJECTIVE The present study compared activity of deep and superficial cervical flexor… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
This paper examined if an electromyography (EMG) driven musculoskeletal model of the human knee could be used to predict knee… (More)
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2003
2003
Using a step-by-step procedure, we measured joint gap during surgery using a simple device with a torque meter in 45… (More)
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2000
2000
The present study aims to investigate the elasticity of tendon structures of the lower limbs in sprinters and its relation with… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to do a pilot test of the effectiveness of prolonged stretch (use of splint… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Numerous hypotheses explaining interspecific differences in the degree of basicranial flexion have been presented. Several… (More)
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