Popliteus muscle structure

Known as: Popliteal muscle, Popliteus, Popliteus Muscle 
A flat muscle located in the posterior compartment of the lower leg, which forms the floor of the lower part of the popliteal fossa, and originates… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
The functional anatomy of the knee is frequently studied but remains incompletely understood. Numerous authors have described a… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Clinical examination remains empirical and may be confusing in the setting of rotatory knee instabilities… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Little information is known about the forces seen on the main individual structures of the posterolateral knee to… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Quantitative descriptions of the attachment sites of the main posterolateral knee structures have not been performed… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To evaluate soft-tissue injury patterns in a large series of patients with knee dislocations to identify frequency and… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
An approach to the valgus knee based on anatomic function of ligaments in flexion and extension consistently yields a knee that… (More)
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1998
1998
Peripheral lateral meniscal tears are amenable to arthroscopic meniscal repair. However, the posterolateral aspect of the lateral… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We measured the increases in tibiofemoral motion when lateral structures were sectioned in anterior cruciate ligament-deficient… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We applied specific forces and moments to the knees of fifteen whole lower limbs of cadavera and measured, with a six degrees-of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Injury to the posterolateral structures of the knee, including the popliteus tendon and arcuate complex, frequently results in… (More)
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