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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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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Skeletal muscle size is tightly regulated by the synergy between anabolic and catabolic signalling pathways which, in humans… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Normal function of the patellofemoral joint is maintained by a complex interaction between soft tissues and articular surfaces… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Cerebral palsy (CP) may lead to profound weakness in affected portions of the extremities and trunk. Knowing the mechanisms… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We tested the hypothesis that exercise training with maximal eccentric (lengthening) muscle actions results in greater gains in… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We evaluated extensor mechanism function in 10 pa tients after they had arthroscopically assisted ACL reconstruction using the… 
Review
1985
Review
1985
This study surveyed 76 female basketball-related injuries that occurred during a 30-month period at the B.C. Sports Medicine… 
Review
1984
Review
1984
‘Arthrogenous muscle weakness’ is weakness of muscles acting about an injured or inflamed joint. The weakness may be due to loss… 
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
1. Single interneurones excited from group Ia afferents and located in the ventral horn of the spinal cord in the cat were… 
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
The capacity of gastrocnemius and quadriceps muscles to oxidize palmitate, oleate, linoleate, palmityl CoA, and palmityl…