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knee

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

1 Short brace or bracket between a post and a tie-beam, post and rafter, or any stiffener in a similar position in a timber frame.

2 Corbel or other...

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knee

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 6 words.

The knee-joint and surrounding region.

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Knee

Domhnall MacAuley.

in Oxford Handbook of Sport and Exercise Medicine

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 6247 words.

History - Examination - Special tests - Investigation of knee injuries - Medial collateral ligament - Rehabilitation after medial collateral ligament sprain (grade 2) - Lateral collateral...

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knee flexion

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Bending of the knee about the tibiofemoral joint.

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knee flexion

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 10 words.

Bending of the knee about the tibiofemoral joint.

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knee injury

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 98 words.

Physical damage to the knee. The knee is the largest joint in the body and subjected to enormous loads during

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breaststroker's knee

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 128 words.

A knee injury characterized by tenderness on the medial (inner) side of the knee. It is often caused by the

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knee instability

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 48 words.

Excessive knee laxity; a reduction in the stability of the knee joint. It may be caused by direct injury to

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knee extensor

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 49 words.

A muscle that effects knee extension. The major knee extensors are the four quadriceps muscles. The rectus femoris is

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knee injury

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Physical damage to the knee. The knee is the largest joint in the body and subjected to enormous loads during many sports activities. However, it is a relatively unstable joint making it...

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knee flexor

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

A muscle that effects knee flexion. The major flexors are the hamstrings, but before flexion occurs from the fully extended position, the knee has to be ‘unlocked’. This is achieved by the...

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