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Meniscus structure of joint

Known as: Articular disc, joint meniscus, Meniscus 
A crescent-shaped wedge of cartilaginous material that serves as a cushion in the knee, between the tuberosities of the femur and the tibia. There… Expand
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2019
Review
2019
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a chronic, prevalent, debilitating joint disease characterized by progressive cartilage degradation… Expand
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2017
Review
2017
The degradation of cartilage in the human body is impacted by aging, disease, genetic predisposition and continued insults… Expand
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2011
Review
2011
Extensive scientific investigations in recent decades have established the anatomical, biomechanical, and functional importance… Expand
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2003
Review
2003
PURPOSE In this study, we measured functional outcomes of patients treated arthroscopically with microfracture for full-thickness… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
SECTION I BASIC SCIENCE: Anatomy. Healing of Menisci and Knee Ligaments. Biomechanics SECTION II EXAMINATION: Clinical… Expand
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
In this first part of a two-part paper, the results of measurement of static pressure distribution on the tibial surface of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The microvascular anatomy of the medial and lateral menisci of the human knee was investigated in 20 cadaver specimens by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Seven knees were studied to determine the contact area and pressure distribution of the tibiofemoral joint, under various loads… Expand
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
Thirty-five normal cadaver knees were tested manually in six positions of the knee using apparatus designed to measure the moment… Expand
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
Fourteen knees were studied by a method called spatial location, to determine the contact and load-bearing areas between the… Expand
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