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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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Numerous neurogenic tumors can affect the musculoskeletal system, including traumatic neuroma, Morton neuroma, neural fibrolipoma… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Fractal dynamics were recently detected in the apparently "noisy" variations in the stride interval of human walking. Dynamical… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A new principle of sensorimotor control of legged locomotion in an unpredictable environment is proposed on the basis of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
In this paper, we study trajectory planning and control in voluntary, human arm movements. When a hand is moved to a target, the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
In order to control voluntary movements, the central nervous system (CNS) must solve the following three computational problems… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The dependence of muscle force on muscle length gives rise to a “spring-like” behavior which has been shown to play a role in the… (More)
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