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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… 
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Review
2020
Review
2020
  • A. Gelber
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • 2020
  • Corpus ID: 203741152
Osteoarthritis (OA) is the leading form of arthritis in U.S. adults (1, 2). This degenerative arthropathy results from… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Although muscle strength and mass are highly correlated, the relationship between direct measures of low muscle mass… 
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… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
This study examined the mechanisms of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury. In the first part of the study, using a… 
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… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
With an ever-expanding understanding about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), it has been realized that it is a… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We evaluated specimens obtained from the biopsy of spontaneously ruptured tendons in 891 patients who were treated between 1968… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Muscle dysfunction and associated mobility impairment, common among the frail elderly, increase the risk of falls, fractures, and… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The effects of strength conditioning on skeletal muscle function and mass were determined in older men. Twelve healthy untrained… 
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…