Immobility effects on synovial joints the pathomechanics of joint contracture

Biorheology. 1980;17(1-2):95-110. doi: 10.3233/bir-1980-171-212.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Biomechanical Phenomena
  • Bone and Bones / pathology
  • Cartilage, Articular / pathology
  • Collagen / metabolism
  • Connective Tissue / analysis
  • Contracture / physiopathology*
  • Estradiol / pharmacology
  • Glycosaminoglycans / metabolism
  • Homeostasis
  • Immobilization*
  • Joints / physiopathology*
  • Penicillamine / pharmacology
  • Protein Conformation
  • Rabbits

Substances

  • Glycosaminoglycans
  • Estradiol
  • Collagen
  • Penicillamine