Structure of gluteus medius muscle

Known as: M. gluteus medius, Musculus gluteus medius, Gluteus medius 
One of the three gluteal muscles on the lateral surface of the pelvic bone that abducts and rotates the thigh.
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Skeletal muscle architecture is defined as the arrangement of fibers in a muscle and functionally defines performance capacity… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Intraoperative tumour perforation, positive tumour margins, wound complications and local recurrence are frequent… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Almost all computer models of the musculoskeletal system represent muscle geometry using a series of line segments. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE The purpose of our study was to determine the accuracy of MRI for diagnosing tears of the hip abductor tendons (gluteus… (More)
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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… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The purpose of this study was to quantify the contributions made by individual muscles to support of the whole body during normal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Our objective was to describe the sonographic appearance of the gluteus medius and minimus tendons in normal subjects, and to… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To examine hip abductor strength in long-distance runners with iliotibial band syndrome (ITBS), comparing their injured… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE Changes in reflexes associated with chronically sprained ankles were examined by measuring the reflex response latency… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
A direct lateral approach to the hip is described which allows adequate access for orientation of the implant, for the insertion… (More)
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