Quadriceps muscle weakness

Known as: Quadriceps weakness, quadricep weakness 
Weakness of the quadriceps muscle (that is, of the muscle fasciculus of quadriceps femoris). [HPO:curators]
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2010
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2010
Quadriceps strength relates to exercise capacity and prognosis in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). We wanted to… (More)
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2009
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2009
CONTEXT There are few data on long-term mortality following osteoporotic fracture and fewer following subsequent fracture… (More)
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2005
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2005
PURPOSE Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) successfully reduces pain, but has not achieved comparable improvements in function. We… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND While total knee arthroplasty reduces pain and provides a functional range of motion of the knee, quadriceps weakness… (More)
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE Quadriceps weakness is common in patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA), and has been attributed to failure of voluntary… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
INTRODUCTION Patients with osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee have quadriceps weakness and arthrogenous muscle inhibition (AMI… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE To determine whether quadriceps muscle weakness develops on the side ipsilateral to the brain lesion in the first week… (More)
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2001
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2001
OBJECTIVES To investigate whether subjects with knee osteoarthritis (OA) have reduced static postural control, knee… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND The quadriceps weakness commonly associated with osteoarthritis of the knee is widely believed to result from disuse… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
Muscle weakness and wasting may be evaluated objectively by dynamometry and compound ultrasound imaging. We have measured the… (More)
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