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Leg

Known as: Lower leg, Legs, Crus 
One of the two lower extremities in humans used for locomotion and support.
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Review
2004
Review
2004
  • M. Holick
  • The American journal of clinical nutrition
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 2206411
Most humans depend on sun exposure to satisfy their requirements for vitamin D. Solar ultraviolet B photons are absorbed by 7… 
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Review
2003
Review
2003
BACKGROUND Restless legs syndrome is a common yet frequently undiagnosed sensorimotor disorder. In 1995, the International… 
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Objective: To use PET to study striatal dopaminergic function in restless legs syndrome (RLS). Background: RLS is a common… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
&NA; In 1987, Taylor and Palmer introduced the angiosome concept. This anatomical study defined the three‐dimensional vascular… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
A large International Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) Study Group has been formed. As its first task, the group has taken upon… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Bone mineral density (BMD) and soft-tissue composition of the total body and major subregions were measured with dual-energy x… 
Review
1981
Review
1981
  • B. Pontén
  • British journal of plastic surgery
  • 1981
  • Corpus ID: 40311316
The fasciocutaneous flap is very useful in the repair of soft tissue defects on the lower leg. It is easy to design and construct… 
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Review
1979
Review
1979
Abstract This paper summarizes a stream of research aimed at developing and validating a measure of employee commitment to work… 
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Arterial concentrations and substrate exchange across the leg and splanchnic vascular beds were determined for glucose, lactate… 
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Highly Cited
1960
Highly Cited
1960
Restless legs syndrome is common; it is characterised by an urge to move and usually, but not exclusively, affects the legs. This… 
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