Thigh structure

Known as: Femur (TA), Thigh, Proximal segment of free lower limb 
The portion of the leg in humans and other animals found between the HIP and KNEE.
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The loss of skeletal muscle mass during aging, sarcopenia, increases the risk for falls and dependence. Resistance exercise (RE… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To examine fat biopsy samples from lean insulin-sensitive and obese insulin-resistant nondiabetic individuals for… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Low-intensity resistance exercise training combined with blood flow restriction (REFR) increases muscle size and strength as much… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Advanced ambulatory systems that measure aspects of overt human behavior during normal daily life have become feasible, owing to… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Strains of Staphylococcus aureus were transformed with plasmid DNA containing a Photorhabdus luminescens lux operon (luxABCDE… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Our brains continuously bind information obtained through many sensory channels to form solid percepts of objects and events… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
We performed a cross-sectional study using whole-body computerized tomographic (CT) scans in order to clarify age-related changes… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Giant cell (temporal) arteritis is the most frequent vasculitic syndrome, with an estimated incidence rate of 15 to 30 cases per… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
We have developed a new method of measuring fat volume of the human body, using computed tomographic scanning (CT scan) - no… (More)
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1964
Highly Cited
1964
I~AMANATHAN, N. L. A new weighting system for mean surface temperature of the human body. J. Appl. Physiol. 19(3): 531-533. 1g64… (More)
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