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Index finger

Known as: forefinger, Index manus, Digitus secundus [II] manus 
The second finger from the radial side of the hand, next to the thumb.
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Multisensory interactions are observed in species from single-cell organisms to humans. Important early work was primarily… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Biomechanical models of the musculoskeletal system are frequently used to study neuromuscular control and simulate surgical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In patients with chronic stroke, the primary motor cortex of the intact hemisphere (M1(intact hemisphere)) may influence… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Hand movement recovery and cortical reorganization were studied in 10 subjects with chronic stroke using functional MRI (fMRI… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Stroke recovery mechanisms remain incompletely understood, particularly for subjects with cortical stroke… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We have read with interest the article, 'Self-initiated versus externally triggered movements I. An investigation using… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Postural sway during quiet stance increases if sight of the surroundings is denied. We studied how sensory-motor information… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We studied the organization of the somatosensory cortex in proficient Braille readers, recording somatosensory evoked potentials… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Tendon excursions during rotation of individual index finger were recorded continuously throughout the joints' ranges of motion… Expand
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