Tetany

Known as: Tetanies, Tetany [Disease/Finding], tetani 
A disorder characterized by muscle twitches, cramps, and carpopedal spasm, and when severe, laryngospasm and seizures. This condition is associated… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND The combination of complete diaphragm inactivity and mechanical ventilation (for more than 18 hours) elicits disuse… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The proportion of child deaths that occurs in the neonatal period (38% in 2000) is increasing, and the Millennium Development… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The induction of long-term potentiation (LTP) in the dentate gyrus of the hippocampus is associated with a rapid and robust… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In this paper we demonstrate in the intact human the possibility of a non-invasive modulation of motor cortex excitability by the… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
NEUROTROPHINS promote neuronal survival and differentiation, but the fact that their expression is modified by neuronal activity… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
CLOSTRIDIAL neurotoxins, including tetanus toxin and the seven serotypes of botulinum toxin (A–G), are produced as single chains… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
ALTHOUGH murine X-linked muscular dystrophy (mdx) and Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) are genetically homologous and both… (More)
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
1. A variety of physiological properties of single motor units have been studied in the gastrocnemius muscle (primarily in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
Myosin was isolated from 14 different muscles (mammals, lower vertebrates, and invertebrates) of known maximal speed of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
1. The variation of isometric tetanus tension with sarcomere length in single fibres from frog striated muscle has been re… (More)
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