Muscular stiffness

Known as: muscles stiffness, Stiff Muscles, STIFFNESS MUSCLE 
A feeling of tension or tightness in one or more muscles.

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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Background—The role of the giant protein titin in patients with heart failure is not well established. We investigated titin… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Multiple sclerosis is associated with muscle stiffness, spasms, pain, and tremor. Much anecdotal evidence suggests… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
1. In 67 single motor units, the mechanical properties, the recruitment and derecruitment thresholds, and the discharge rates… (More)
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1997
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1997
In the classic theory of airway lumen narrowing in asthma, active force in airway smooth muscle is presumed to be in static… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
In smooth muscle tissues, the relationship between muscle or cell length and active force can be modulated by altering the cell… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Autosomal recessive generalized myotonia (Becker's disease) (GM) and autosomal dominant myotonia congenita (Thomsen's disease… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
This paper introduces a pathophysiological model for the cause of muscular tension and pain in occupational pain syndromes and… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
1. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the mechanical response to stretch in normal human ankle dorsiflexors at different… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
We studied stretch reflexes of soleus muscles of intercollicularly decerebrated cats using a new technique for estimating the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Doubt about the role of stretch reflexes in movement and posture control has remained in part because the questions of reflex… (More)
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