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Muscle Tonus

Known as: Muscle tone, Muscle Tension, Muscle Tightness 
The state of activity or tension of a muscle beyond that related to its physical properties, that is, its active resistance to stretch. In skeletal… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
INTRODUCTION The Modified Ashworth Scale is the most widely clinical scale used to measure the increase of muscle tone… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
From the University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco. Address reprint requests to Dr. Lue at the Department of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Rapid eye movement (REM) sleep consists of a dreaming state in which there is activation of the cortical and hippocampal… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The forced oscillation technique (FOT) is a noninvasive method with which to measure respiratory mechanics. FOT employs small… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The effect of a standardized training on movements of the affected hand has been studied in 27 hemiparetic patients using a… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND The early hours of the morning after awakening are associated with an increased frequency of events such as myocardial… Expand
Review
1990
Review
1990
Resistance arteries exist in a maintained contracted state from which they can dilate or constrict depending on need. In many… Expand
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Review
1984
Review
1984
With the advent of “calcium blockers” in the treatment of cardiovascular disorders, one’s attention is drawn to the role of… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
  • J. Lance
  • Neurology
  • 1980
  • Corpus ID: 42913982
My pleasure at being invited to give the Wartenberg lecture this year was enhanced by the admiration I hold for the writings of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
1. Experiments were designed to show whether elements of the command descending from higher centres to exercising muscles provide… Expand