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Rectus femoris muscle structure

Known as: Rectus Femoris Muscle, Rectus femoris, M. rectos femoris 
One of the four quadriceps muscles, located in the middle of the front of the thigh. Its actions involve the extension of the knee joint and flexion… Expand
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
IMPORTANCE Survivors of critical illness demonstrate skeletal muscle wasting with associated functional impairment. OBJECTIVE… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
SummaryFour male subjects aged 23–34 years were studied during 60 days of unilateral strength training and 40 days of detraining… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Context: Stretching is commonly used as a technique for injury prevention in the clinical setting. Our findings may improve the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE The aim of this work is to provide information about the degree of inter-subject uniformity of location of innervation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Design: Single cases.Objective: To compare the effects of manually assisted locomotor training in paraplegic patients with the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Abstract The aim of this study was to evaluate the acute responses of blood hormone concentrations and neuromuscular performance… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
PURPOSE Although closed (CKCE) and open (OKCE) kinetic chain exercises are used in athletic training and clinical environments… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
&NA; We have transferred 74 free or pedicled anterolateral thigh flaps, including those combined with other flaps, for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Twenty sedentary male university students were randomly assigned to an experimental or a control group. The experimental group… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The present study was designed to investigate for vertical jumping the relationships between muscle actions, movement pattern and… Expand
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