Flexion contracture

Known as: deformities flexion, Flexion contractures, flexion deformity 
A flexion contracture is a bent (flexed) joint that cannot be straightened actively or passively. It is thus a chronic loss of joint motion due to… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
PURPOSE To analyze the results of the use of intra-articular cultured autologous bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cell (MSC… (More)
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2010
2010
This study was conducted to compare the effects of three ankle-foot orthosis (AFO) designs on walking after stroke and determine… (More)
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2008
2008
PURPOSE A sheep model was used to evaluate the risk of growth disturbances of transphyseal drilling and anterior cruciate… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The mechanical properties of isolated single muscle fiber segments were measured in muscle cells obtained from patients… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The choice of graft material for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction is believed to play a major role in outcome… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE To study the effects of electrical stimulation (ES) on flexion contractures in the hemiplegic wrist. DESIGN The… (More)
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1996
1996
We examined prospectively 4719 newborn infants to determine the congenital incidence of trigger thumb. No cases were found… (More)
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1996
1996
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  • Journal of hand therapy : official journal of the…
  • 1996
Proximal interphalangeal (PIP) flexion contracture is a common complication following hand injuries and conditions. This study… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
This report describes the development of an experimental head injury model capable of producing diffuse brain injury in the… (More)
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1992
1992
Thirty-three patients who had a post-traumatic flexion contracture of the elbow were managed consecutively with anterior… (More)
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