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Weight-Bearing state

Known as: Weight Bearing, Load-Bearing, Loadbearing 
The physical state of supporting an applied load. This often refers to the weight-bearing bones or joints that support the body's weight, especially… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Double-network (DN) gels have drawn much attention as an innovative material having both high water content (ca. 90 wt%) and high… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
At autopsy, 13 nonstenotic human left anterior descending coronary arteries [71.5 +/- 7.3 (mean +/- SD) yr old] were harvested… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The successful treatment of chondral and osteochondral defects of the weight-bearing surfaces is a challenge for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Abstract This paper presents a structural mechanics approach to modeling the deformation of carbon nanotubes. Fundamental to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Treatment of osteoarthritis is usually limited to short-term symptom control. We assessed the effects of the specific… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Microgravity has been thought to induce osteoporosis because of reduced weight-bearing. However, up to now, few data… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
UNLABELLED Osteochondral progenitor cells were used to repair large, full-thickness defects of the articular cartilage that had… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The effects of ambulatory training on the extent and time course of recovery of weight-bearing-stepping in cats spinalized (T12… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
UNLABELLED In studies on a functionally isolated avian-bone preparation to which external loads could be applied in vivo, we… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Fourteen knees were studied by a method called spatial location, to determine the contact and load-bearing areas between the… Expand
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