Genu recurvatum

Known as: Hyperextension Deformity of Knee, Genu recurvata, Knee hyperextension 
An abnormal alignment of the knee backwards that is due to a deformity in the knee joint.
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND Although an anatomically placed graft in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction is reported to have a low… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND A knee-ankle-foot orthosis may be prescribed for the prevention of genu recurvatum during the stance phase of gait. It… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVES To study the prevalence of joint hypermobility in children from Mumbai, India and to study its association with… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Knee hyperextension can be a serious and disabling injury in both the athletic and general patient population… (More)
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2007
2007
We report our experiences for treating the bony genu recurvatum combined with ligamentous instability that needed both osteotomy… (More)
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2002
2002
Genu recurvatum may be the result of various bony or soft tissue deformities around the knee. We present a case of genu… (More)
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1999
1999
We created an experimental model to evaluate the effects of strain rate on the mechanism of combined cruciate ligament injuries… (More)
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1996
1996
OBJECTIVES To quantitatively evaluate peak knee extensor torque values imparted to the posterior knee structures during gait in… (More)
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1996
1996
Twenty-six nonoperated spastic hemiplegic children underwent three-dimensional kinetic gait analysis. We identified five patterns… (More)
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1992
1992
The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of combining electrogoniometric feedback with contemporary physical therapy… (More)
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