Rigor Mortis

Known as: Mortis, Rigor, Rigor Mortis [Disease/Finding], mortis rigor 
Muscular rigidity which develops in the cadaver usually from 4 to 10 hours after death and lasts 3 or 4 days.
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2016
2016
Editor’s note: This editorial is part of a series written by editors and co-authored with a senior executive, thought leader, or… (More)
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2008
2008
The changes in skin and fillet color of anesthetized and exhausted Atlantic salmon were determined immediately after killing… (More)
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2004
2004
Pulses of the steroid hormone ecdysone trigger the major developmental transitions in Drosophila, including molting and puparium… (More)
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2002
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2002
Mossy cells are bi-directionally connected through a positive feedback loop to granule cells, the principal cells of the dentate… (More)
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1999
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1999
For a number of years, poultry selection has concentrated on growth velocity in meat lines, producing improvements in growth that… (More)
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1998
1998
Development of rigor mortis at elevated post-mortem temperatures may contribute to turkey meat characteristics that are similar… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Issues are raised by the persistent concern with achieving rigor in qualitative research, including the rigidity that often… (More)
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1983
1983
The evolution of rigor mortis was studied in cases of nitrogen asphyxia, drowning and strangulation, as well as in fatal… (More)
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1981
1981
Objective measurements were carried out to study the evolution of rigor mortis on rats at various temperatures. Our experiments… (More)
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1959
1959
Ox muscle in rigor mortis offers a selection of myofibrils fixed at varying degrees of contraction from sarcomere lengths of 3.7… (More)
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