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Musculoskeletal System

Known as: Subdivision of musculoskeletal system, Musculo-skeletal System, locomotor system 
The system of muscles, tendons, ligaments, bones, joints and associated tissues that move the body and maintain its form.
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Tissues, such as bone, tendon, and ligaments, contain a high fraction of components with "short" and "ultrashort" transverse… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common cause of chronic disability in older adults. Although classically considered a "wear and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Intrumentation: Technical Requirements (Derchi/Rizzatto) General: Skin/Subcutaneous Tissue (Valle/Zamorani) Muscle and Tendon… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
A ubiquitous characteristic of elderly and patients with gait disabilities is that they walk slower than healthy controls. Many… 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
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Section I: Essential Topics of Kinesiology. Fundamental Principles of Kinesiology. The Structure and Basic Function of Joints… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The objective of the study was to identify factors associated with satisfaction among inpatients receiving medical and surgical… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Recent advances in integrative studies of locomotion have revealed several general principles. Energy storage and exchange… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The need for a standardized system of end result reporting of various surgical alternatives after limb salvaging and ablative… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Ceramics used for the repair and reconstruction of diseased or damaged parts of the musculo-skeletal system, termed bioceramics… Expand
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