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Structure of quadriceps femoris muscle

Known as: Quadriceps, MUSCLE, QUADRICEPS FEMORIS, Quadriceps Muscles 
The quadriceps femoris. A collective name of the four-headed skeletal muscle of the thigh, comprised of the rectus femoris, vastus intermedius… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Although muscle strength and mass are highly correlated, the relationship between direct measures of low muscle mass… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The maximal rate of rise in muscle force [rate of force development (RFD)] has important functional consequences as it determines… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The present study examines age-related changes in skeletal muscle size and function after 12 yr. Twelve healthy sedentary men… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
To prospectively evaluate the effect of neuromuscular training on the incidence of knee injury in female athletes, we monitored… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
With an ever-expanding understanding about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), it has been realized that it is a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Background Athletes often take androgenic steroids in an attempt to increase their strength. The efficacy of these substances for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
  • P. Kannus, L. Józsa
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
  • 1991
  • Corpus ID: 23256993
We evaluated specimens obtained from the biopsy of spontaneously ruptured tendons in 891 patients who were treated between 1968… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Muscle dysfunction and associated mobility impairment, common among the frail elderly, increase the risk of falls, fractures, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Maximum values for isometric strength, dynamic strength, and speed of movement (MEV) in the quadriceps muscle were measured in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
The muscle glycogen content of the quadriceps femoris muscle was determined in 9 healthy subjects with the aid of the needle… Expand
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