Rib Cage

Known as: Thoracic Cages, Ribcages, Cavea thoracis 
The bony thoracic enclosure consisting of the vertebral column; the RIBS; the STERNUM; and the COSTAL CARTILAGE.
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1938-2017
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Unlike the rest of the axial skeleton, which develops solely from somitic mesoderm, patterning of the rib cage is complicated by… (More)
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2005
2005
STUDY DESIGN Multidirectional flexibility tests were conducted on 10 human thoracic spines with intact rib cage. OBJECTIVES To… (More)
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1997
1997
During exercise, large pleural, abdominal, and transdiaphragmatic pressure swings might produce substantial rib cage (RC… (More)
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1996
1996
In five normal men, we divided the rib cage into lung-apposed [pulmonary rib cage (RCp)] and diaphragm-apposed [abdominal rib… (More)
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1990
1990
A substantial reduction in lung volumes occurs after sternotomy, but the mechanism or mechanisms are unclear. Measurements were… (More)
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1988
1988
A stereoradiographic method was developed to measure the three-dimensional shape of the rib cage in vivo in order to provide… (More)
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1984
1984
Age related changes in rib cage geometry were found from measurements made on chest radiographs from 38 individuals aged from 1… (More)
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1984
1984
The pattern of activation of the scalenes and the parasternal intercostal muscles was studied in relation to the pattern of rib… (More)
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1976
1976
We measured separate volume-pressure (V-P) relationships or rib cage and diaphragm-abdomen in seven human subjects during… (More)
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
KONNO, KIMIO, AND JERE MEAD. Measurement of the separate volume changes of rib cage and abdomen during breathing. J. Appl… (More)
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